Anna, a 35-year old woman, married for three years, gave birth to her first child, Thomas, 13 weeks ago. She runs a small floristry business and is due to return to work in four weeks on a part time basis.
28 March 2018
Around 3% of infants in Australia are born with a significant physical and/or intellectual disability that is, in many cases, associated with a shortened life span. However, for many of these conditions, it is now possible to identify a genetic cause.
06 March 2018
Kevin is a four-year-old boy from Indonesia who is visiting family in Australia. He presents with a three-day history of fever and a widespread, pruritic, maculopapular rash. The rash began on his face and quickly spread to his entire body.
13 February 2018
Jess, a 35-year-old woman, presents to her GP at 39+1 weeks’ gestation in her first pregnancy. She complains of a widespread pruritic rash that started on the abdomen and back two days ago and has now spread to involve the arms, legs and face.
12 December 2017
Sam, aged 12 months, was brought into the ED by his parents with a two-day history of rash, associated with a five-day history of fever, coryzal symptoms and decreased food intake.
08 December 2017
Please note, these MCQs are not linked to GP's CPD points. For the CPD-accredited quiz, please read the How to Treat article.
04 December 2017
Audrey, a previously well nine-year-old girl, presents to her local emergency department with sudden-onset unilateral facial weakness. One month earlier, she had been bitten on the neck by a tick while in France.
30 November 2017
Sarah, a five-year-old girl, is brought into ED by her mother who is concerned about a foreign body in her left ear. Each week, How to Treat publishes a clinical picture quiz. The quiz has no CPD points attached, it's just for fun.