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PODCAST: Hypocalcaemia

Sundeep, a 63 year old office worker, presents with intermittent nagging loin pain and achy muscles.

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PODCAST: Blepharitis
PODCAST: Blepharitis
A/Prof Stephen Barnett

Paul is aged 40, and he comes to see you with persistent, red, sore, scratchy eyes.

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KISS: Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome
KISS: Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome
A/Prof Stephen Barnett

A 45 year old woman with a painful hip comes to see you. She’s normally fit and active, but is now getting pain that is disturbing her walking and waking her at night.

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KISS: New National Cervical Screening Program
KISS: New National Cervical Screening Program
Dr Chandelle Whitfield

In December 2017 a renewed National Cervical Screening Program was launched in Australia.

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KISS: Mycoplasma genitalium
KISS: Mycoplasma genitalium
Medcast Medical Education Team

There’s been increasing attention on the little known organism Mycoplasma genitalium as an emerging cause of sexually transmitted conditions in women and men.

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KISS - Acute Rhinosinusitis
KISS - Acute Rhinosinusitis
Dr Chandelle Whitfield

This KISS covers the aetiology, diagnosis and symptomatic management of acute rhinosinusitis, including advice on antibiotic choices, when indicated.

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KISS - Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors
KISS - Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors
Dr Chandelle Whitfield

This KISS covers the indications for and long-term use of PPIs.

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KISS - Eosinophilic Oesophagitis
KISS - Eosinophilic Oesophagitis
Dr Chandelle Whitfield

This KISS explores the clinical and pathological features of this fascinating condition and discusses the approach to diagnosis and management based on latest evidence.

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KISS - Urolithiasis
KISS - Urolithiasis
Dr Chandelle Whitfield

This KISS summary discusses the key features of diagnosis, investigation, evidence-based management, follow up and prevention.

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KISS - Management of Chronic Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction
KISS - Management of Chronic Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction
Medcast Medical Education Team

A keep it simple summary on management of Chronic Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction

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