07 March 2019
Common variable immunodeficiency refers to a heterogeneous group of disorders manifesting as recurrent infections with low serum immunoglobulins and poor specific antibody production.
21 February 2019
Darla is a 16-year-old who presents with a lump over the lateral aspect of her left elbow. Each week, How to Treat publishes a clinical picture quiz. The quiz has no CPD points attached, it's just for fun.
11 February 2019
Maggie, a 77-year-old female, has had several episodes of severe iron deficiency anaemia since 2006. At times her haemoglobin (Hb) would drop to 80g/L (normal: 120g/L and above) requiring blood transfusions and iron infusions.
04 December 2018
Matthew, a seven-year-old boy and a regular patient of the practice, presents with another upper respiratory tract infection. It is the fourth episode in the pastÂ five weeks.
14 November 2018
Fiona, a 65-year-old retired woman, who is generally very healthy, presents with a one-week history of a generalised painful rash. It initially affected her vagina then progressed to involve her chest and abdomen.
25 September 2018
Significant advances in cardiovascular disease management have been made in the past two decades due to an ever-increasing number of drugs that affect the human blood coagulation system.