Medical Observer

Did you know the definition of high blood pressure (hypertension) in the US was recently greatly expanded? Overnight, tens…
Read more
As D-Day for the biggest shake-up in the history of the multimillion-dollar GP Practice Incentives Program looms, the…
Read more
An estimated 180,000 Australians are living with hepatitis C infection. As we know, direct-acting antivirals have…
Read more
I don't know how others celebrated International Statistics Day, but I dedicated an entire morning clinic to the cause. If…
Read more
Following a measles outbreak in Rockland County in New York State, authorities there have declared a state of emergency,…
Read more
Are parents really intent on persuading GPs to prescribe antibiotics, even if they’re not indicated, when they bring their…
Read more
It’s sad news for all Australians — especially for women of reproductive age — that the Tabbot Foundation is closing its…
Read more