Is it better if you’re a graduate before you start? Is the first-year health sciences course harder than the old “medical intermediate”? Zahra Shahtahmasebi looks at how our two universities prep wannabe doctors for the years of study ahead
The competitive nature gets to everyone at some point…it takes its toll
Auckland GP Garsing Wong was shocked to discover what his eldest son was, Garsing Wong, GP and hair transplant specialist Garsing Wong has been surprised by the workload son Borson encounters on the health-sciences first-year course
Your patient with type 2 diabetes is not reaching HbA1c target after lifestyle changes and treatment with metformin. So what next? Dr Rick Cutfield takes an expert look at the second-line treatment options available in New Zealand, including newly funded DPP-4 inhibitor vildagliptin.