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The influenza immunisation programme is starting early in 2020

This year’s influenza immunisation programme has the earlier...

March 2020

News Update: cilazapril with hydrochlorothiazide will no longer be available in New Zealand

Patients currently prescribed cilazapril + hydrochlorothiazide...

March 2020

News update: Annual Prescribing report

November 2019

News update: Criteria widened for exceptional circumstances funding of lamotrigine

November 2019

News item: access to levonorgestrel intrauterine devices/systems widened

From 1 November, 2019, levonorgestrel intrauterine devices (IUDs;...

October 2019

General Practice papers at the University of Otago

Three new distance taught GENA papers are now available for...

October 2019

Advice on measles vaccination from the Ministry of Health 14/3/19

Canterbury DHB are undertaking a MMR vaccination campaign in...

March 2019

Introducing a palliative care chapter in the New Zealand Formulary

The May release of the New Zealand Formulary (NZF) includes...

May 2018

News item: Discussion on Zostavax

Since publication of our article on Zostavax vaccine in March,...

April 2018

Antibiotic awareness week: a time to reflect on how we prescribe

This week (13th – 19th November) marks world antibiotic awareness...

November 2017

Reading an article is now a RNZCGP endorsed Continuing Professional Development (CPD) activity

Every hour spent reading articles earns one Continuing Medical...

October 2016

General Practitioners' ethical decision-making: does having been a patient make a difference?

As part of a Summer School project for a fourth year medical...

October 2016

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