The child having difficulties at school
Professor Frank Oberklaid, Director of the Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, talks about the role of the GP in assessment of the child who is having difficulties at school. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - March 31, 2014 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Epilepsy in adults
Dr Meng Tan introduces current issues in the diagnosis and management of adult epilepsy, including classification of epileptic seizures and the role of general practitioners in management of this condition. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - February 28, 2014 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Resource allocation
Dr Patrick Byrnes talks about resource allocation in general practice outlining potential sources of time waste and some practical suggestions for achieving optimal outcomes for our effort (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - November 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Overdiagnosis
Professor Jenny Doust introduces the concept of overdiagnosis and describes the various ways this is occurring in general practice and the potential harms associated (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - November 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Multimorbidity
Professor Mark Harris discusses the increasing problem of multimorbidity and possible approaches to better managing these patients in general practice (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - November 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Resource allocation
Dr Patrick Byrnes talks about resource allocation in general practice outlining potential sources of time waste and some practical suggestions for achieving optimal outcomes for our effort (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - November 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Overdiagnosis
Professor Jenny Doust introduces the concept of overdiagnosis and describes the various ways this is occurring in general practice and the potential harms associated (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - November 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Osteoarthritis
Professor Graeme Jones discusses the epidemiology, pathophysiology and management of osteoarthritis, including current and potential future treatment options. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - October 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Multiple myeloma
Dr Dipti Talaulikar discusses multiple myeloma including when to consider the diagnosis, and management options (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - September 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Systemic lupus erythematosus
Dr Alberta Hoi considers systemic lupus erythematosus including the variety of presentations, diagnosis and management options (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - September 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Multiple myeloma
Dr Dipti Talaulikar discusses multiple myeloma including when to consider the diagnosis, and management options (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - September 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Systemic lupus erythematosus
Dr Alberta Hoi considers systemic lupus erythematosus including the variety of presentations, diagnosis and management options (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - September 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Early response to psychological trauma
Associate Professor Darryl Wade talks about early response to psychological trauma and what GPs can do. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - August 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

SSRIs and adolescents
Michael Gordon reviews the side effects of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in adolescents (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - August 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Bipolar disorder
Philip Mitchell discusses the diagnosis and management of bipolar disorder (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - August 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Early response to psychological trauma
Daryl Wade talks about early response to psychological trauma and what GPs can do. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - August 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

SSRIs and adolescents
Michael Gordon reviews the side effects of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in adolescents (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - August 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Bipolar disorder
Philip Mitchell discusses the diagnosis and management of bipolar disorder (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - August 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
Dr Alison Nankervis helps us negotiate the confusion around the diagnosis and management Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - July 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Metabolic Syndrome
Professor Mark Harris discusses the Metabolic Syndrome including how and why to make the diagnosis and principles of management in general practice. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - July 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Obesity in general practice
Professor John Dixon discusses the management of obesity in general practice including first line lifestyle interventions and more intensive treatment strategies. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - July 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
Dr Alison Nankervis helps us negotiate the confusion around the diagnosis and management Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - July 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Metabolic Syndrome
Professor Mark Harris discusses the Metabolic Syndrome including how and why to make the diagnosis and principles of management in general practice. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - July 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Obesity in general practice
Professor John Dixon discusses the management of obesity in general practice including first line lifestyle interventions and more intensive treatment strategies. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - July 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Patients with medically unexplained symptoms
Dr Louise Stone discusses her research article in the July issue of AFP on GP management of patients with medically unexplained symptoms. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - June 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Hepatitis C infection
Dr Sally Bell discusses the problem of hepatitis C infection in Australia, including epidemiology, natural history, co-morbidities and current treatment options (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - June 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Hepatitis B infection
Dr Benjamin Cowie discusses the epidemiology, natural history and management of hepatitis B infection, including screening tests, public health issues and current treatment options. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - June 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Patients with medically unexplained symptoms
Dr Louise Stone discusses her research article in the July issue of AFP on GP management of patients with medically unexplained symptoms. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - June 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Hepatitis C infection
Dr Sally Bell discusses the problem of hepatitis C infection in Australia, including epidemiology, natural history, co-morbidities and current treatment options (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - June 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Hepatitis B infection
Dr Benjamin Cowie discusses the epidemiology, natural history and management of hepatitis B infection, including screening tests, public health issues and current treatment options. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - June 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Chronic disease knowledge
Dr Annabelle Hocking, a GP researcher, discusses factors associated with patients being unaware of their chronic disease. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - May 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Aneurysms
Mr Jason Chuen, a vascular surgeon, discusses aneurysms with a focus on abdominal aortic aneurysms. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - May 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Varicose veins assessment and management
Mr Neil Wright, a vascular surgeon, discusses the varicose veins assessment and management options. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - May 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Chronic disease knowledge
Dr Annabelle Hocking, a GP researcher, discusses factors associated with patients being unaware of their chronic disease. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - May 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Aneurysms
Mr Jason Chuen, a vascular surgeon, discusses aneurysms with a focus on abdominal aortic aneurysms. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - May 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Varicose veins assessment and management
Mr Neil Wright, a vascular surgeon, discusses the varicose veins assessment and management options. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - May 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Male reproductive problems
Associate Professor Wijesinha provides a wide ranging and comprehensive discussion on the presentation, investigation and management of common male reproductive problems including erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation and more. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - April 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Minimising patient harm from alcohol and drug use
Dr Linda Berends considers a range of evidence based strategies within primary health care to effectively minimise patient harm from alcohol and drug usage. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - April 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Older people with mild cognitive impairment and driving
Mr David Johnson discusses his recent study on the views of older people with mild cognitive impairment on their driving ability. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - April 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Wind problems in the bowels
Professor Terry Bolin discusses wind problems in the bowels, including causes, differential diagnoses, investigations, management and more. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - April 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Male reproductive problems
Associate Professor Wijesinha provides a wide ranging and comprehensive discussion on the presentation, investigation and management of common male reproductive problems including erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation and more. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - April 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Minimising patient harm from alcohol and drug use
Dr Linda Berends considers a range of evidence based strategies within primary health care to effectively minimise patient harm from alcohol and drug usage. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - April 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Older people with mild cognitive impairment and driving
Mr David Johnson discusses his recent study on the views of older people with mild cognitive impairment on their driving ability. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - April 30, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Workplace bullying
Dr Deborah Askew provides some insights from her research into workplace bullying and looks at how this applies to the general practice as a workplace (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - March 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Returning to work after injury
Dr Peter Fenner discusses an approach to returning to work after injury and some strategies to optimise recovery for our patients. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - March 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Presenteeism
Dr Kristy Sanderson discusses the concept of Presenteeism, its potential health implications and the role of the GP in its detection and management. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - March 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Tendon injuries
Associate Professor Justin Paoloni discusses tendon injuries and provides some very practical tips for assessing and managing these problems in general practice. (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - March 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Workplace bullying
Dr Deborah Askew provides some insights from her research into workplace bullying and looks at how this applies to the general practice as a workplace (Source: Australian Family Physician audio)
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - March 31, 2013 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts