General practice (family medicine) is a branch of medicine that specializes in primary care.

Category : General practice

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Leading the way

2020 Clinical Pharmacy Award winner revealed by SHPA Dr Erica Tong is the 2020 recipient of the Australian Clinical Pharmacy Award, from the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA).The award was recognition of her “professional leadership...

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Seven days in medicine: 30 Sep to 6 Oct 2020

Covid-19Antiviral combination does not help severe illnessThe drug combination lopinavir-ritonavir is not an effective treatment for patients admitted to hospital with covid-19, showed results from the Randomised Evaluation of Covid-19 Therapy (Recov...

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Pandemic spending at centre of Budget

Federal AMA President Dr Omar Khorshid has commended the Federal Government’s $16 billion COVID-19 health response and further stimulus spending aimed at fending off a COVID-19 recession.“The health and economic impacts of COVID-19 warrant this scale...