Authors

Chirag Patel MPharm (Hons), MBBCh, EM Cert (ACEM), FRACGP, Clin Dip Pall Med (RACP), Consultant Primary Care Physician, Southern Adelaide Palliative Services, Division of Rehabilitation, Aged Care and Palliative Care, Flinders Medical Centre, SA.


Antibiotic prescribing for tonsillopharyngitis in a general practice setting: Can the use of Modified Centor Criteria reduce antibiotic prescribing?

An investigative study into whether using the Modified Centor Criteria reduces antibiotic prescribing in a general practice setting.


Palliative sedation: A safety net for the relief of refractory and intolerable symptoms at the end of life

Primary care doctors may be asked about palliative sedation for a patient and can provide support to family members of patients who undergo palliative sedation.