Published Articles

What is this stringy lump?

An unusual set of symptoms prompts referral for imaging.
26 November 2018

Venous thrombosis in the community

Read this How to Treat article and take the quiz to earn 2 RACGP QI&CPD points or 1 ACRRM point.
30 August 2018

Postpartum hypertension

We explore how the various hypertensive disorders associated with pregnancy can be managed.
25 May 2017

Case Report: When VTE is a sign of cancer

Mild shortness of breath following treatment for PV bleeding highlights an early warning sign of cancer.
04 April 2017

Swollen legs - Is it peripheral oedema, or something else?

The underlying cause should be diagnosed rather than assuming it is peripheral oedema.
23 February 2017

Balancing oral medicine for clots and bleeds

If the balance between clot formation and clot lysis is disturbed, the physiological clot can turn into a pathological thrombus.
04 February 2016

Rare, painful, recalcitrant ulcer

Pyoderma gangrenosum, often triggered by trauma termed ‘pathergy’, is a chronic ulcerating dermatosis that appears to be immune-mediated.
17 December 2015

Quiz: A painful blue leg

16 December 2015

Treating lower limb ulceration

The arterial aspect of ulcers is often overlooked, meaning GPs should have a high index of suspicion when treating the condition.
27 August 2015