Resources

We have many resources available for consumers and health professionals including brochures, fact sheets and translated resources. All of our products are available free of charge.

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Unorthodox techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of allergy, asthma and immune disorders

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ASCIA has published a position statement on unorthodox techniques for diagnosis and treatment of allergy, asthma and immune disorders.

Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) health professional information

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ASCIA provides information for health professionals, including clinical updates, action/treatment plans, checklists, position papers and guidelines.

Anaphylaxis resources

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ASCIA has produced an extensive range of resources to assist in the management of anaphylaxis (severe allergic reactions).

Cardiovascular disease risk calculator

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The National Vascular Disease Prevention Alliance (NVDPA) provides guidelines and a calculator for management of absolute cardiovascular disease risk.

Diagnostic imaging respiratory pathways

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Diagnostic imaging pathways are available for respiratory disorders, including bronchiectasis, pulmonary embolism, chest trauma, dyspnoea, lung cancer and haemoptysis.

RANZCR clinical decision rules booklet

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The RANZCR Choosing Wisely Australia recommendations and clinical decision rules booklet elaborates on each RANZCR recommendation.

Guidelines on diagnostic imaging in the Emergency Department

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Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM) provides guidelines for diagnostic imaging in the emergency department.

Diagnostic imaging respiratory pathways

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Diagnostic imaging pathways are available for respiratory disorders, including bronchiectasis, pulmonary embolism, chest trauma, dyspnoea, lung cancer and haemoptysis.

RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App

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The RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App features clinical decision rules to help doctors determine if imaging is required for patients.

Guidelines on diagnostic imaging in the Emergency Department

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Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM) provides guidelines for diagnostic imaging in the emergency department.

RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App

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The RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App features clinical decision rules to help doctors determine if imaging is required for patients.

RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging iTunes App

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The RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging iTunes App features clinical decision rules to help doctors determine if imaging is required for patients.

Guidelines on diagnostic imaging in the Emergency Department

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Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM) provides guidelines for diagnostic imaging in the emergency department.

Diagnostic imaging respiratory pathways

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Diagnostic imaging pathways are available for respiratory disorders, including bronchiectasis, pulmonary embolism, chest trauma, dyspnoea, lung cancer and haemoptysis.

Ankle and knee imaging resources for clinicians

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Ankle and knee resources for clinicians, including guidelines, continuing professional development (CPD), and tools, calculators and apps.

RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App

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The RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App features clinical decision rules to help doctors determine if imaging is required for patients.

Guidelines on diagnostic imaging in the Emergency Department

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Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM) provides guidelines for diagnostic imaging in the emergency department.

The prescribing cascade

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A prescribing cascade occurs when a new medicine is prescribed to 'treat' an adverse reaction to another drug in the mistaken belief that a new medical condition requiring treatment has developed. Read about the prescribing cascade on the Australian Prescriber website.

Older, safer, wiser

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The increasing morbidity and disability that accompanies ageing encourages a greater dependence on medicines to cure, slow the progression of, or reduce symptoms of disease. Read about medicines for an ageing population on the NPS MedicineWise website.

Benzodiazepine dependence: reduce the risk

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Benzodiazepines are widely used and one of the most commonly misused classes of prescription drugs in Australia. Dependence on benzodiazepines is more likely to occur with prolonged use and is becoming of increasing concern. Read about benzodiazepine dependence risk on the NPS MedicineWise website.

PSA testing for prostate cancer in asymptomatic men

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The NHMRC provides an evidence summary on prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing for prostate cancer in asymptomatic men.

RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App

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The RANZCR Appropriate Use of Medical Imaging Android App features clinical decision rules to help doctors determine if imaging is required for patients.

Guidelines on diagnostic imaging in the Emergency Department

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Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM) provides guidelines for diagnostic imaging in the emergency department.

Urinary tract infections

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The management of urinary tract infections (UTIs) is changing, although it can still include antibiotics. Learn more about diagnosis & treatment of UTIs.

RCPA recommends targeted Vitamin D testing

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The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) announced a new position statement on the use and interpretation of vitamin D testing.  

Diagnostic imaging respiratory pathways

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Diagnostic imaging pathways are available for respiratory disorders, including bronchiectasis, pulmonary embolism, chest trauma, dyspnoea, lung cancer and haemoptysis.