Dr Pam Rachootin
Medical disaster

I have always been in awe of people who are forced to do their best to survive in trying circumstances.

Jerri Nielsen, the Antarctic doctor who performed surgery and chemotherapy to treat her own

Dr Pam Rachootin11th February 2019

There’s a lot to do – and not do – before it’s time to kick the bucket.SOME years back, a reader contacted me. He was going to be in Adelaide for a 50th university reunion. He said that I was on his

A FELLOW who attended a pain clinic reported to his specialist team that he had benefited from treatment. He was promptly informed that he needed no further care, as he had received nothing but a

The devolution of the GP’s role continues with a little help from the computer.LIFE is unfair. Charles Darwin gets permanent top billing on the fame charts for proposing his theory of evolution.

The importance of knowing when to book an appointment.The cardiothoracic surgeon’s secretary told us she once had a patient who’d been waiting months and months for her operation. The secretary