A young rugby player needs shoulder treatment 12 months after her injury on the field. Jodi, a 22-year-old rugby union player, presented to her local ED with a painful right shoulder after a heavy tackle.
21 September 2017
A surprising repeat diagnosis raises questions about antibiotic resistance and reinfection.
05 September 2017
A patient has pain in her fingers and is concerned she might have the same condition her mother has. Paula is 45 years old, married with two children and working as an office receptionist. The reason for her visit is that she has noticed pain in her fingers.
22 August 2017
What is causing Gillâs chronic vomiting and why does taking hot baths help? A 36-year-old woman, Gill, presents to the ED complaining of muscle pains, persistent vomiting, abdominal pain and pins and needles in her hands and feet.
15 August 2017
Victoria is a 39-year-old IT professional from Chicago, living and working in Sydney for the past six years. She presents with a two-week history of feeling generally unwell, which began during a trip to Brisbane for the weekend with friends.
08 August 2017
Stacey, a 28-year-old mother of three young children, is new to the practice. Over the past six weeks, she has attended on several occasions for treatment of her childrenâs minor ailments.
25 July 2017
A painterâs elbow is becoming increasingly painful and difficult to bend. History Mike, a 55-year-old right-handed painter, presents with an aching pain in the right elbow and increasing difficulty bending the elbow.
18 July 2017
Chronic knee swelling leads to the discovery of a serious infection.
11 July 2017
An urgent phone call awaits you one morning. It is an uncommon event when the director of intensive care from the local hospital wants your help and advice.
04 July 2017
Hannah, 40, is a single parent who is well known to you. She presented feeling miserable and in considerable pain from a swelling on the left side of her face. She had experienced rigors overnight and had been vomiting. Swallowing had become impossible.