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Chest pain

Chest pain is a medical emergency for which you almost always need to see the physician . Chest pain can happen for a whole slew of reasons. 261 more words

Primary Care

Strategies for Easier Ear Examinations

Ear checks can be difficult with young children particularly if they have sensory difficulties, behavioral concerns, and/or autism. The following are a couple strategies to try to make the process less upsetting and difficult. 178 more words

Marketing in Primary Care

When you are first starting in an integrated primary care setting it will be important to get an understanding of what the doctor’s are looking for in both a consultation and the type of patient they are looking for assistance with. 389 more words

Managing common infections: guidance for primary care

Public Health England has updated Managing common infections: guidance for consultation and local adaptation.

This guidance is to help GPs and heath care staff treat infections and use antibiotics responsibly.  15 more words

Antibiotics/antimicrobials

Antibiotics: A Balancing Act

A mother brings her 2 year old boy to see their health care provider after the baby has been sick for a day. After examining the baby, the clinician assesses that this is likely a viral illness and recommends rest and fluids. 338 more words

Health

Healthcare Services in NZ: Overview

Structure of the health care system

Central government is accountable for the health and disability services within New Zealand. The Minister of Health is the principal adviser of the health and disability sector. 777 more words

Overview

Finding a doctor that's right for you

  • Check out websites
  • Ask people you trust
  • Try out several doctors
  • Think about what you value most in a doctor and then try out several doctors…
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