The Australian Prescriber Podcast provides a regular dive into some of the many great articles that Australian Prescriber publishes every two months. In each episode, our host will chat with one of the authors from a recent issue of Australian Prescriber.
Just because something is mathematically significant does not mean it is clinically significant. Ashlea Broomfield chats with GP Oliver Frank about ‘statistical significance’ and whether it is time to scrap the term all together.
Justin Coleman chats with fellow GP Malcolm Clark about the extensively revised Respiratory guidelines published by Therapeutic Guidelines.
David Liew talks to anaesthetist and pain medicine physician Gavin Pattullo about managing patients’ pain once they are discharged from hospital after surgery.
‘An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.’ David Liew chats with infectious diseases physician Kristine Macartney about the latest on the COVID-19 vaccination program in Australia.
It’s all about efficacy, tolerability, safety and patient preference.
What is the role of drugs in the treatment of autism?
How do SGLT2 inhibitors fit into the management of type 2 diabetes?
What causes it and how is it diagnosed?
What works for migraine, what to avoid and when to refer patients
Pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV infection a success story in Australia
Helping people identified through real-time prescription monitoring systems
What are the different tests and when should you use them?
Opioids can be ineffective for dental pain
How do you define high blood pressure? It depends on the guidelines you use.
What do GPs need to know about prescribing medicinal cannabis in Australia?
New drugs have greatly improved the life expectancy of chronic leukaemia patients.
Latest updates on toxicology and toxinology from Therapeutic Guidelines
What are the safest approaches to reducing polypharmacy?
Should rheumatic disease patients stop taking immunosuppressants during the pandemic?
What do current guidelines recommend?
What should a GP or pharmacist do if a patient presents with dental pain?
Could immunosuppression help save patients with severe COVID-19?
How do you prescribe oral penicillins to children?
What and when should you prescribe for vomiting and nausea?
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Is one form better than the other?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
A warning against using unproven medicines for the treatment of COVID-19.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
What’s the latest approach for managing this common arrhythmia?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
A message to listeners about the COVID-19 pandemic.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Is one person’s faeces another person’s therapy?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Latest updates on oral and dental conditions from Therapeutic GuidelinesAustralian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Who should get the herpes zoster vaccine and how effective is it?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Which drugs should we be taking extra care with and what are the best information resources to use?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
How to manage this common form of heart diseaseAustralian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
What are the latest antibiotic updates from Therapeutic Guidelines?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
What needs to be considered in an update to the policy?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
The ‘penicillin allergy’ label is often unjustified.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Psychoactive drugs may affect the ability to drive safely.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Latest updates on bone and metabolism from Therapeutic Guidelines.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Are antibiotics overused in aged care?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Which autoimmune disease drugs can be taken safely by pregnant and lactating women?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Medical graduates need to be tested on their competence to prescribe.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
How do you calculate drug doses in people with chronic kidney disease?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Step by step directions for this challenging task.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Latest updates to Therapeutic Guidelines’ ulcer and wound management.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Are Australians with high blood pressure being undertreated?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Meningococcal disease is changing in Australia, as are the vaccines recommended to reduce risk of infection.Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Automation can reduce medication errors, but can it introduce new errors?
Which anticoagulant is best for your patient and for what duration?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu
Tremors, irregular movements and stiffness may be signs of adverse drug reactions. How do you recognise, distinguish and treat drug-induced movement disorders?Australian Prescriber tarafından oluşturuldu