The number of patients being admitted to hospital for vaccine-preventable diseases has jumped by almost 50% in the past two…
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This is a time when patients are most at risk of iatrogenic illness: discharged from hospital, with changes to medications…
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This story has been updated. A doctor struck off after prescribing antibiotics to his girlfriends has lost his bid to…
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Having open discussions about errors or poor patient care helps reduce mortality rates in hospitals, according to UK-based…
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Promoted This content has been produced by Gilead     Around 200,000 Australians are still living with chronic…
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Hospital discharge summaries are still the bane of too many GPs’ professional lives. An up-to-date electronic health record…
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A GP practising outside one of Australia’s most overstretched public hospitals is raising concerns for the welfare of its…
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Involuntary hospitalisation rates for psychiatric illness are 20 times higher in some parts of the world than others, with…
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