Tim Tse

BMed, MD, MMed, FRACGP, General Practitioner, MQ Health General Practice, Discipline of Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Human Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW

Allopurinol for gout: Consider the case for limited HLA-B*5801 screening

Although rare, allopurinol-induced severe cutaneous adverse reactions and allopurinol hypersensitivity syndrome have significant morbidity and mortality consequences.

New frontiers in the management of dyslipidaemia: Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin 9 inhibitors and small interfering ribonucleic acid

This paper provides a summary of the evidence supporting the use of PCSK9 inhibitors and siRNA, with relevant recommendations from consensus guidelines.

Non-fasting lipids: A change in practice

Non-fasting lipid testing is now recommended throughout the world.

Normalising research into the lives of Australian general practitioners

Research, education and clinical practice form the cornerstone of the medical profession. Practising clinicians should appreciate the role of research and actively participate in knowledge generation.

Pattern of mental health attendances at a metropolitan university general practice clinic in Sydney before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

The aim of this study was to describe the pattern of mental health attendances in a university-based general practice clinic during phases of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Revisiting ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring is the reference standard for diagnosing blood pressure abnormalities and should be used when possible.

Shared decision making in prostate cancer screening: An update

Developments in the diagnosis of prostate cancer to highlight the advances for primary care physicians to facilitate the shared decision-making process.