Aussie GPs are working harder than ever before

Australian GPs are feeling the pressure and working harder than ever before, according to research from the University of Sydney.

That’s because they are treating a steadily increasing number of complex and chronic conditions in an ageing and increasingly overweight population, according to the results of the latest Bettering the Evaluation and Care of Health (BEACH) study.

“Patients are having longer, more complicated consultations than a decade ago,” says