Media releases 2019

December 27  Hip and knee surgery study aims to cut hospital waiting lists
October 19 Call for exercise to be embedded into Australian cancer rehabilitation programs
October 18 Specialists call for better recognition of cancer pain
October 16

Chewing gum could be answer to debilitating post-op nausea

October 16 New Zealand gets its own surgical risk calculator
October 16 Anaesthetists warn of medication reactions during operations
October 13 People with type 2 diabetes urged to check medications before their operation
August 22 Better pain management can help New Zealand avoid an opioid crisis 
August 22 Doctors need to get above the noise on social media
August 22 Catching the fraudsters in medical research 
July 29 ANZCA announces new CEO
July 12 Medicinal cannabis is no silver bullet
June 17 Australia's peak pain organisations for health professionals welcome national plan for pain management 
May 3  Clearer drug labels needed to avoid medication mix-ups, conference hears
May 2  Two-minute air test could replace chest x-rays, key scientific conference hears
May 1 90 per cent of hip or knee replacement patients are pre-obese or obese, says new research 
April 30 Temper tantrums after a hospital stay: researchers explain why 
April 30 108  year old woman is Australia's oldest hip replacement patient
April 29 The hidden cost of our digital lives revealed at key scientific conference
April 29 Light therapy reduces 'jet lag' and shortens hospital stays  
April 28 Implantable medical devices -- the way of the future?
April 27  Chronic pain treatments and spinal cord stimulation key topics for international pain meeting 
April 12 More action needed to limit opioid use after surgery: The Lancet  
March 8 Burden of chronic pain in NZ worse than diabetes and dementia, says new report
March 1 Women and medicine in focus on 2019 International Women's Day
February 28  Pain medicine stories by the ABC and The Age joint winners of the ANZCA Media Award 
February 15  GA safe for young children: Study
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