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.
01 August 2017
A mysterious constant pain proves a challenge for both patient and practitioner alike. Penny, a 43-year-old patient new to your practice, presented with neck and shoulder pain and extreme fatigue.Â
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.
23 May 2017
Bill is 65 and a retired police inspector. He has been experiencing pain and occasional swelling in his right knee.
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.
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
Sandra is 42, a single mother and freelance merchandiser. Her son is nearly five, but has been refused attendance at the local preschool because he has not been vaccinated. Sandra has always been a little âalternative' in her approach to medical a matters.
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.