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
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.
19 December 2016
Anne, 75, presents with chronic osteoarthritis (OA) of her right knee.
01 November 2016
Ron is 58 and works as a truck driver. He rarely attends the surgery and takes no regular medications. Today, he comes in looking quite dreadful. He walks with difficulty and in a crouched posture, and is obviously in great pain.