Our latest research and evaluations is published regularly in:
- 31 October 2013
Keep taking your statins: benefits outweigh risks
Research shows that the benefits of statins outweigh the risks: people should keep taking their statin medicines, unless their doctor says otherwise. Read more on the risks and benefits of statins.
- 16 October 2013
What you need to know about fixed-dose combinations
What is the evidence surrounding the place in therapy of fixed-dose combination medicines and their harms and benefits?
- 14 August 2013
Stopping smoking: what works for your patients?
A meta-analysis of pharmacological interventions for smoking cessation (nicotine replacement therapy, varenicline & bupropion) - some treatments better than others.
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Australian Prescriber is an independent peer-reviewed journal that provides critical commentary on drugs and therapeutics for health professionals.
Peak stories have included the top 10 most expensive drugs, eradication of Hepatitis C, drug seeking behaviours in people and more.
RADAR provides health professionals with timely information on new drugs, medical tests and changes to listings on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme and Medicare Benefits Schedule.
Peak stories have included warfarin, campaigns urging doctors to seeing health reps, and treating Hepatitis C.