Coronavirus

Alert on post-COVID inflammatory syndrome

15th October 2021

Sydney clinicians have reported on the first confirmed Australian case of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in an adult recovering from COVID-19.

The team, led by Dr Annaleise Howard-Jones from the Nepean Hospital, has published a detailed account of the rare but severe complication in a middle-aged woman.

Multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS) has an epidemiological peak 4-6 weeks following a SARS-CoV-2 outbreak and is more commonly reported in children.

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COVID-19 dashboards: How many Australians have been vaccinated?

9th August 2021

As COVID-19 continues to rampage across the world it's important to track its spread and the impact of actions to manage it.

We have pulled together a number of useful dashboards to help Australian doctors keep on top of the facts.

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COVID-19 MBS items: The Quick Guide

1st October 2021

Here's our quick guide to the temporary COVID-19 MBS items that are available to GPs and the indexed rebates.

Download the guide, print it off and in it to your wall for info at a glance.

The updated MBS Quick Guide with important items for general practice are listed on a separate downloadable PDF via the link below.

For detailed descriptors and details go to www.mbsonline.gov.au.