The Australian Prescriber Podcast provides a regular dive into some of the many great articles that Australian Prescriber publishes every two months. In each episode, our host will chat with one of the authors from a recent issue of Australian Prescriber.
Helping people identified through real-time prescription monitoring systems
What are the different tests and when should you use them?
Opioids can be ineffective for dental pain
How do you define high blood pressure? It depends on the guidelines you use.
What do GPs need to know about prescribing medicinal cannabis in Australia?
New drugs have greatly improved the life expectancy of chronic leukaemia patients.
Latest updates on toxicology and toxinology from Therapeutic Guidelines
What are the safest approaches to reducing polypharmacy?
Should rheumatic disease patients stop taking immunosuppressants during the pandemic?
What do current guidelines recommend?
What should a GP or pharmacist do if a patient presents with dental pain?
Could immunosuppression help save patients with severe COVID-19?
How do you prescribe oral penicillins to children?
What and when should you prescribe for vomiting and nausea?
Balancing the risks and the benefits of proposed COVID-19 treatments.โดย Australian Prescriber
Is one form better than the other?โดย Australian Prescriber
A warning against using unproven medicines for the treatment of COVID-19.โดย Australian Prescriber
What’s the latest approach for managing this common arrhythmia?โดย Australian Prescriber
A message to listeners about the COVID-19 pandemic.โดย Australian Prescriber
Is one person’s faeces another person’s therapy?โดย Australian Prescriber
Latest updates on oral and dental conditions from Therapeutic Guidelinesโดย Australian Prescriber
Who should get the herpes zoster vaccine and how effective is it?โดย Australian Prescriber
Which drugs should we be taking extra care with and what are the best information resources to use?โดย Australian Prescriber
How to manage this common form of heart diseaseโดย Australian Prescriber
What are the latest antibiotic updates from Therapeutic Guidelines?โดย Australian Prescriber
What needs to be considered in an update to the policy?โดย Australian Prescriber
The ‘penicillin allergy’ label is often unjustified.โดย Australian Prescriber
Psychoactive drugs may affect the ability to drive safely.โดย Australian Prescriber
Latest updates on bone and metabolism from Therapeutic Guidelines.โดย Australian Prescriber
Are antibiotics overused in aged care?โดย Australian Prescriber
Which autoimmune disease drugs can be taken safely by pregnant and lactating women?โดย Australian Prescriber
Medical graduates need to be tested on their competence to prescribe.โดย Australian Prescriber
How do you calculate drug doses in people with chronic kidney disease?โดย Australian Prescriber
Step by step directions for this challenging task.โดย Australian Prescriber
Latest updates to Therapeutic Guidelines’ ulcer and wound management.โดย Australian Prescriber
Are Australians with high blood pressure being undertreated?โดย Australian Prescriber
Meningococcal disease is changing in Australia, as are the vaccines recommended to reduce risk of infection.โดย Australian Prescriber
Automation can reduce medication errors, but can it introduce new errors?
Which anticoagulant is best for your patient and for what duration?โดย Australian Prescriber
Tremors, irregular movements and stiffness may be signs of adverse drug reactions. How do you recognise, distinguish and treat drug-induced movement disorders?โดย Australian Prescriber
Ashlea Broomfield interviews Joel King about adolescent self-harm. What’s the best way to manage this common problem?โดย Australian Prescriber
What’s new, and what do GPs need to know?โดย Australian Prescriber
What do they contain, and can we really tell from their label?โดย Australian Prescriber
What is it, how does it work, and who will benefit?โดย Australian Prescriber
How do these drugs help unmask hidden cancer cells?โดย Australian Prescriber
A community pharmacy perspective to MHR.โดย Australian Prescriber
Latest updates to Therapeutic Guidelines for diabetes.โดย Australian Prescriber
The latest in influenza fighting tools.โดย Australian Prescriber
Could old drugs be a new solution to antibiotic resistance?โดย Australian Prescriber
What special considerations are needed when prescribing for adolescents?โดย Australian Prescriber