A chronic persistent cough can be exhausting for the patient and a real challenge for the doctor.
Fungal infections of the skin are a common diagnostic and therapeutic problem seen in general practice.
The recent Women's Health Initiative (WHI) study has not significantly changed how women with menopausal problems should be managed or informed.
Each month we present authoritative advice on the investigation of a common clinical problem specially written for family doctors by the Board of Continuing Medical Education of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.
Travelling with children can be both rewarding and exhausting.
A nine-year-old girl presents with pain in the hip and knee associated with a limp. How should she be investigated?
Brain attack' is the term being used to replace the confusing concept of stroke and it emphasises the need for urgent action when a stroke occurs.
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) can cause many symptoms and signs, but the presentation may be subtle.