Therapy Update 10 July 2018 Dr Damian Ryan

Light at the end of the carpal tunnel

Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common conditions managed by hand surgeons. Up to 5% of the general population experiences carpal tunnel syndrome at some time.
Picture Quiz 03 July 2018 Dr Ash Chehata

Shoulder pain on overhead movement

Gavin, a 50-year-old businessman, presents with three months of gradually worsening left shoulder pain. Each week, How to Treat publishes a clinical picture quiz. The quiz has no CPD points attached, it's just for fun.
How to Treat 01 June 2018 Dr Katherine Grellman, Kasia Marciszewski, Dr Tom Cross
How to Treat 17 May 2018 Dr Sam Chia, Dr Jerry Lin
Case Report 07 May 2018 Dr Daniel Xu

What's causing this patient's back pain and rectal bleeding?

Matthew is a 19-year-old apprentice plumber who presents complaining of low back pain and rectal bleeding. He reports a 2-3 month history of low back pain that he has been self-managing with rest and paracetamol when needed.
Case Report 09 April 2018 Dr Ash Chehata, Dr Robert Irlicht, Dr Kevin Tree

What's the cause of this scuba diver's shoulder pain?

Damien, a previously fit and healthy 54-year-old abalone diver, presented with a 10-year history of increasing bilateral shoulder pain and restricted movement. The pain was relieved by a combination of paracetamol, NSAIDs and rest.
Therapy Update 04 April 2018 Karen Fitt, Dr Anthony Berger

Getting to grips with hand and wrist injuries

Hand and wrist injuries are the most common work-related mishaps in Australia.1 
Case Report 26 March 2018 Dr Daniel Xu

A labral tear or inflammatory arthritis?

Michael, a 28-year-old teacher's assistant, initially presented to another GP practice with moderate-to-severe left hip pain after a long walk five months ago.
Seminars 09 March 2018 Australian Doctor Education

Maximising musculoskeletal health over time

This practical and patient-focused seminar will provide you with an update on maximising musculoskeletal health throughout various life stages - from getting the foundations right during pregnancy to optimising muscle and bone health with ageing.
Picture Quiz 27 February 2018 Dr Ash Chehata

Complications after a shoulder sprain

Jake, a 28-year-old lawyer had a fall from his bicycle directly onto his right shoulder. Each week, How to Treat publishes a clinical picture quiz. The quiz has no CPD points attached, it's just for fun.