A joint submission by RDNS (Royal District Nursing Service) and Austin Health outlining an innovative home peritoneal dialysis program has won Silver (2nd out of 55) in this year’s Innovative ... read more
The majority (74%) of emergency department patients are seen 'on time' for their urgency (triage) category, with this proportion ranging from 59% in the Australian Capital Territory to 81% in ... read more
A study published today in the journal Cell links the bacteria that live in the human gut – the microbiome – with how the body manages food.
A team of Giffith University researchers has received more than $1 million to find new vaccine targets for diseases that cause meningitis, gonorrhoea and middle ear infections.
Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) supports calls for legislative changes to target elder abuse and says more education is needed to empower older Australians and increase awareness of those at ... read more
The Australian Government has launched an Implementation Plan to help Close the Gap by improving the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The AMA has cautiously welcomed many of the recommendations from the Medical Intern Review, which was conducted by the COAG Health Council.
A UCSF-led team has developed a technique to build tiny models of human tissues, called organoids, more precisely than ever before using a process that turns human cells into a ... read more