An Australian-first study by UNSW researchers has analysed millions of Medicare claims to gain insights into Australian general practice. The study opens up a new toolbox for exploring how patients use health care services.
Deaths from carbon monoxide poisoning in Australia in recent years have focused attention on faulty or unflued gas heaters - here's what you need to know.
A UNSW team of data scientists and clinicians have won the top prize at the second annual Healthcare Artificial Intelligence Datathon held at the National University of Singapore.
UNSW Medicine Professor Chris Heeschen told an engaged Learn@Lunch crowd about a new treatment approach that could help fight one of the world’s deadliest cancers.
A study led by UNSW has found the most robust evidence yet that adolescents who drink regularly are twice as likely to be binge drinkers and drink drivers as adults.
Hospital staff pay dramatically less attention to hand hygiene when they feel no one is watching, a new study reveals. The research suggests government reported compliance rates are overstated.
A four-year study suggests medicinal cannabis is not as effective at relieving chronic non-cancer pain as commonly assumed.
SPHERE, a venture between 14 partners in health, education and medical research, will receive $6 million from the Medical Research Future Fund.
Professor Rebecca Ivers from The George Institute and UNSW Sydney has been awarded the 2018 Elizabeth Blackburn Fellowship, given to Australia’s top ranked female fellow in public health.
UNSW researchers will work in an international team to reduce the misuse of antibiotics that contributes to germs becoming resistant to medicines.