Maria Donald

PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Primary Care Clinical Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Qld

Antidepressant prescribing in general practice: A call to action

To curb unnecessary and prolonged prescribing of antidepressants, we need to support general practitioners to initiate antidepressants less often and to review and stop antidepressants more often.

Feasibility of an asynchronous general practitioner–to–general physician eConsultant outpatient substitution program: A Queensland pilot study

Internationally, eConsultant models have been trialled to address demands on healthcare systems without requiring face-to-face specialist input.