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Statins and sat fats: a sceptic’s look at ABC’s Catalyst programs

My article below was published this week at both The Conversation and in Australian Doctor. I figured I’d get in third. On the past two Thursdays, the ABC’s Catalyst program set off a chain reaction of protest from sections of the medical … Continue reading

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Blogging for the already-medically-educated

The first part of the RACGP GP13 workshop in Darwin looked at tweeting for doctors and other health professionals. For those with attention spans longer than 140 characters, let’s have a look at blogging. Or, in twitter lingo: #blog4docs The journalistic … Continue reading

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Naked Doctor strikes again

Justin’s column on overtesting, overtreatment and over-diagnosis sits on the new-look Croakey website. He has been proselytising around the country to anyone awake enough to listen, including the RACGP GP12 convention and the National Prescribing Service AGM. This web post … Continue reading

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It’s all History

Justin’s writes a monthly Medical Observer column. Recently, he reckons himself a medical historian after reading one book. Well, most of the first two chapters. But the book WAS so historical it was quite tattered. Read more

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