Seasonal influenza immunisation for older adults in Australia: Vaccine options for 2019

By Magali De Castro, Alan Leeb and Paul Van Buynder|
May 15th, 2019|

ABSTRACT The burden of seasonal influenza is particularly high in older adults. In 2017, 91% of the deaths from influenza disease and related complications in [...]

The future of chronic disease management is here…we just need to fund it

By Ben Chiarella|
May 14th, 2019|

Across Australia there are small populations of chronically unwell people who are using Telehealth Home Monitoring Service to support them in the home to improve [...]

A nursing workforce education program to support Australia’s Hepatitis C elimination goal

By Olivia Dawson and Melinda Hassall|
May 8th, 2019|

Globally, viral hepatitis is a leading cause of death and a major public health threat; in 2017, more people were infected with Hepatitis C Virus [...]

Aboriginal healers treat patients in SA hospitals

By Natalie Dragon|
May 7th, 2019|

Aboriginal traditional healers are working alongside health professionals in Adelaide hospitals to treat patients’ physical, emotional and cultural health and wellbeing. The Northern Adelaide Local [...]

Borderline personality disorder: Carers need compassion and collaboration when seeking emergency care for their loved one

By Kristy Acres, Mark Loughhead and Nicholas Procter|
May 4th, 2019|

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a common mental illness impacting around 1 to 4% of the Australian population (National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) [...]

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