Do you actually need compulsory vaccination at your workplace? And if you do, as a last resort, how do you make mandates fair?
Study reveals substantial drop in antibiotic prescribing following COVID-19 restrictions, but will this practice continue in the post-pandemic era?
A study has explored the mental health impact of COVID-19 on refugees and asylum seekers in Australia.
Women who found out their genetic risk for breast cancer had fewer regrets than those who opted not to find out.
NSW needs to mandate masks outdoors, provide adequate financial support, set up a ‘ring of steel’, use rapid tests for essential workers, and ensure cases not in full isolation get to zero, among others.
The findings come as welcome news as NSW lockdowns continue – but future cancer treatment patterns will depend on how current infection rates develop.
Truthfulness, acknowledging uncertainty and understanding the workforce are key leadership elements, say senior health leaders.
Gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy might have a high up-front price tag. But by screening and treating infants early, the therapy can save both lives and money in the long term.
UNSW researchers will work with an international team to strengthen lab testing and diagnosis of infectious diseases such as COVID-19.
A UNSW survey has explored the links between bushfire smoke and adverse health effects.