CPD

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the few cancers in Australia with increasing incidence and mortality. Indigenous Australians are affected at twice the rate of non-Indigenous
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Adrenal incidentaloma can be assessed with a dedicated non-contrast CT scan, an aldosterone-to-renin ratio (ARR), plasma metanephrines and an overnight 1mg dexamethasone suppression test.
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Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a human herpesvirus that persists lifelong in host B-lymphocytes in a ‘latent’ state. The viral proteins and RNA molecules that maintain latent infection are
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Be alert to the risk factors that predispose pregnant women and infants to vitamin D deficiency and subsequent nutritional rickets. Nutritional rickets is an entirely preventable disease
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At every clinical engagement, collaborate with families so they flourish. Use an accredited interpreter and not a family member. Be mindful of the family’s health literacy and language
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Neuropathies are common and usually easy to diagnose with a focused clinical approach. The clinical and neurophysiological classification of neuropathies into axonal and demyelinating
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Schizophrenia presents with a range of symptoms beyond hallucinations and delusions. Antipsychotic medications will enable good control over positive symptoms and disorganisation for
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