A 12-year-old boy with fever, headache, shock, and coma presents a diagnostic challenge. A previously well 12-year-old boy presented with a one-day history of vomiting, fever, and headache.
04 April 2017
Mild shortness of breath following treatment for PV bleeding highlights an early warning sign of cancer.
21 March 2017
Hazel is 50 years old and emigrated from the Philippines when she was 25. She works as a waitress, is married, and she and her husband have one child.
14 March 2017
A previously mobile woman experiences increasing falls and spasms after her stroke. Helen, aged 74, presents with a six-month history of progressive decline in mobility and frequent falls.
07 March 2017
James, an active 25-year-old, presented with persistent, bilateral groin pain.
01 March 2017
A patient presents with chronic tiredness, despite sleeping 10 hours a night. What are your next steps?
21 February 2017
A patient with a history of extreme fitness presents with an unusually abrupt constellation of symptoms. Brian is a 67-year-old retired engineer whose initial presentation was for idio-pathic blepharospasm.
14 February 2017
Patients receiving biologic therapy need counselling about vaccination risks and benefits. Sandra is 42, a single mother and freelance merchandiser.
07 February 2017
Hana, aged 36, and mother of three young children, was referred for diagnosis and treatment of a suspected fungal infection involving her nails and her scalp. On presentation, she appeared well although she walked with a slight limp.
31 January 2017
Donald is a 64-year-old divorced man who has recently moved to be close to his son and daughter-in-law. You have taken on his general practice care.