Monash University researchers have developed a new artificial intelligence (AI) method, called McSTRA, that could soon make a 5-minute full-body MRI scan a reality.
The Icon Cancer Centres in Victoria are using focal low dose rate (LDR) brachytherapy to provide highly targeted radiation for prostate cancer.
More than 420,000 Australians suffer from a chronic wound each year, costing the health and aged care system a total of $3bn.
150 km. That's the average distance between paediatric palliative care patients and the children's hospital at which they received specialist care.
People living with long-term conditions who received the therapist-guided digital program have showed a significant reduction in psychological distress.
The gastrointestinal disease caused by the microscopic parasite Cryptosporidium is a common cause of acute diarrhoea in young children.
In 2021, around 46% of first-time mothers had a postnatal stay of less than one day, according to new data from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).
Getinge's Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist was developed to use the patient's own neural respiratory drive to control the ventilator.
More than 14 million women globally experience postpartum haemorrhage, resulting in 70,000 maternal deaths a year.
In Australia and New Zealand, most people consume excessive amounts of sodium, with the estimated average said to be about 3600 mg/day
Researchers from the RMIT have developed a list of potentially dangerous medications used in Australia and have also suggested safer alternatives.
Global researchers have published a clinical guide on how and where to roll out evidence-based interventions to help prevent lymphoedema for cancer survivors.
Christine Cockburn, CEO, Rare Cancers Australia, reflects on care disparities across populations and the role of personalised medicine in improving outcomes.