Medical Observer

It’s the most infectious vaccine-preventable disease and it’s sweeping the world. Measles transmission has quadrupled in a…
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A GP phones the local orthopaedic group to refer an elderly patient who needs a hip replacement. First question: “Does your…
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I’m a cardiology fellow, and so a good chunk of my time is now spent consenting patients for various procedures and tests. …
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At some point in their career, most medical practitioners consider the option of buying an existing practice. This is a big…
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Effective and well-tolerated direct-acting antivirals have revolutionised the treatment of chronic hepatitis C and attracted…
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I once worked as a locum in a remote mining town that had not managed to attract a permanent doctor in the previous 16 years…
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Roaming through fields and forests sounds whimsical, but research has shown it’s good for health and wellbeing. Although it…
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