NPS Medicinewise - What's new http://www.nps.org.au en-au Latest tools and information about medicines, health conditions and medical tests from NPS Medicinewise Copyright 2012 NPS Medicinewise Health/Medicines http://www.nps.org.au/__data/assets/image/0011/167159/RSSlogo.png What's new — NPS Medicinewise http://www.nps.org.au Research Page for research Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:32:03 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/research http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/research What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:26:34 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-8 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-8 What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:25:40 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-7 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-7 What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:25:08 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-6 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-6 What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:24:31 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-5 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-5 What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:23:57 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-4 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-4 What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:23:07 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-3 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-3 What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:22:26 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-2 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms-2 What are the symptoms of a throat infection? The symptoms of a throat infection (sore throat) include pain, swollen tonsils and glands, and fever. Read more about the symptoms of a sore throat and find out who is at risk of complications. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:20:03 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/ear-nose-mouth-and-throat-disorders/ear-nose-and-throat-infections/sore-throat/for-individuals/symptoms/symptoms Program Evaluation Officer Implement agreed process and impact evaluations to assess the reach and impact of NPS MedicineWise programs and products. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/program-evaluation-officer http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/program-evaluation-officer Communication & Public Relations Manager Drive high quality communications across multiple audiences and channels to build engagement and strengthen our corporate profile and reputation. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/communication-and-public-relations-manager http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/communication-and-public-relations-manager Product Portfolio Manager Do you have a vision for how data and feedback, and decision support tools can improve healthcare in Australia? Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/product-portfolio-manager http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/product-portfolio-manager Marketing Assistant Provide support and assistance to the marketing services team to enable more efficient and effective implementation of strategies and tactics. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/marketing-assistant http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/marketing-assistant Formative Research Officer Show your investigative skills in identifying quality use of medicine and medical test issues, influencing factors and strategies to address them. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/formative-re http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/current/formative-re NPS Direct – August 2015 Risperidone: increased risk in dementia patients | Tramadol oral drops: not for children under age 12 | Fast five: Resources to help manage GORD with PPIs | Resources for patients with chronic pain | CPD year-end for pharmacists Thu, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/health-professionals/e-newsletters/nps-direct/2015/august http://www.nps.org.au/health-professionals/e-newsletters/nps-direct/2015/august Annual Cycle of Care for type 2 diabetes A summary of three- and six-monthly and annual checks for people with type 2 diabetes. Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/hormones-metabolism-and-nutritional-problems/diabetes-type-2/for-health-professionals/annual-cycle-of-care http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/hormones-metabolism-and-nutritional-problems/diabetes-type-2/for-health-professionals/annual-cycle-of-care Organisation Development Consultant Use your skills and experience to provide organisational development and generalist HR advice and consultancy across the NPS MedicineWise business. Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/archived/organisation-development-consultant http://www.nps.org.au/careers/job-opportunities/archived/organisation-development-consultant Blood pressure resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples Blood pressure resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/heart-blood-and-blood-vessel-conditions/blood-pressure/for-health-professionals/for-your-patients/indigenous-resources http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/heart-blood-and-blood-vessel-conditions/blood-pressure/for-health-professionals/for-your-patients/indigenous-resources Be Medicinewise at all ages and life stages: Be Medicinewise week announced for 2015 NPS MedicineWise has announced that Be Medicinewise Week will be held again this year from 12-18 October 2015. A national awareness week that promotes the safe and wiser use of medicines by all Australians, this is the fifth annual Be Medicinewise Week. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 19:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/media-centre/media-releases/repository/Be-Medicinewise-at-all-ages-and-life-stages-Be-Medicinewise-week-announced-for-2015 http://www.nps.org.au/media-centre/media-releases/repository/Be-Medicinewise-at-all-ages-and-life-stages-Be-Medicinewise-week-announced-for-2015 How do I treat a fever? What to do if your child has a fever because of a respiratory tract infection (RTI) or vaccination, including when to seek medical advice and when to give paracetamol or ibuprofen. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/respiratory-problems/respiratory-tract-infections/for-individuals/symptoms/relieving-the-symptoms-of-a-respiratory-tract-infection/how-do-i-treat-a-fever http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/respiratory-problems/respiratory-tract-infections/for-individuals/symptoms/relieving-the-symptoms-of-a-respiratory-tract-infection/how-do-i-treat-a-fever