Brian, a 49-year-old landscaper, lives with chronic post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
He was recently diagnosed after presenting in distress, revealing a history of a very traumatic past.
Thanh, a 35-year-old pharmacist with chronic hepatitis B, consulted me recently.
He mentioned that he had been treating himself with a milk thistle (Silybum marianum) product and
Ahmed, a 25-year-old builder recently presented with acute low back pain.
I recalled an online discussion with some colleagues that lamented the evidence that paracetamol is not effective.1
Dr Michael Tam details the case of a 25-year-old patient with well-controlled bipolar affective disorder Clinical scenarioA 25-year-old man with bipolar affective disorder saw me recently. His
Nicky, a 48-year-old business executive, asked me for advice about deep vein thrombosis (DVT) prophylaxis prior to travel to the US.
She was a carrier for factor V Leiden. She had used enoxaparin
Contents:Clinical scenarioClinical questionCritical appraisalConclusionAre the results valid?Stat factsReferences CLINICAL SCENARIOZHONGYU, a 50-year-old allied health practitioner, presented with a
Alan, a 30-year-old office worker, looked miserable in my rooms with a runny nose, cough and sore throat.
He had a run-of-the-mill viral upper respiratory tract infection. He said his partner had
Karen, a 45-year-old registered nurse, presented with acute low back pain, a day after awkwardly transferring a patient.
She was otherwise well with no red flags. In an online discussion forum (GPs
I recently saw Leon, a three-year-old boy with acute otitis media.
As I was writing the prescription for amoxycillin, I remembered that there was a recent Australian study published on using yoghurt
I recently saw Rhys, a 29-year-old graphic designer suffering from an adjustment disorder with depressed mood, following the separation from his partner
He mentioned an interest in St John’s wort
Matt, a 35-year-old lawyer, mentioned in passing that when he had a migraine, he took a couple of tablets of paracetamol with a double-shot espresso.
Caffeine is also available in combination over