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myVMC – Virtual Medical Centre

Virtual Medical Centre (VMC) is an Australian medical information website. It delivers medical information, written by medical professionals, about current conventional medicine.

myVMC was born out of the necessity to have quality medical information available online to members of the general public. Health professionals can access medical information based on the latest best practice guidelines at www.myvmc.com.

There are 25 medical specialty areas from cancer, to heart health, sexual health and child’s health. Each has medical information on:

  • prescription drugs
  • disease information
  • symptoms of disease
  • medical treatment
  • medical tests
  • doctor videos and animations
  • tools and calculators
  • latest medical trials and research
  • health events and conferences
  • medical support for patients
  • latest medical news
  • RSS feeds
  • medical dictionary

The information presented by myVMC is designed to support that provided by health professionals and never to replace it.

Last reviewed: October 2014

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Blood Clotting and Monitoring | myVMC

Normally, clotting only occurs when there is blood loss from a damaged blood vessel. However, there are several conditions that can cause blood clots to form in the absence of active bleeding.

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Erectile Dysfunction: Impact on Other Diseases and Conditions | myVMC

Erectile dysfunction is associated with many systemic health conditions, which affect a man's physical health, can impact negatively on the treatment of erectile dysfunction, and in some cases are life-threatening.

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CoaguChek device (INR test machine) information | myVMC

The CoaguChek(R) monitor is a hand-held INR test machine that is used to measure blood clotting by home INR testing in patients taking warfarin.

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Craniosynostosis minimally invasive surgery holds more promise than old procedure | myVMC

Craniosynostosis, the premature fusion of the skull, is estimated to affect one out of every 2,000 babies

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Diagnostic Thoracentesis | myVMC

Diagnostic thoracentesis samples plural effusion in the chest wall. Symtoms include chest pain, shortness of breath.

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An overview of asthma: Causes, symptoms, medications, support | myVMC

Asthma is a common respiratory condition often caused by allergies. There are many risk factors, tests for diagnosing and medications for treating asthma.

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Dry Eye (Dry Eye Syndrome) | myVMC

Dry eye syndrome occurs when the eye produces fewer or poorer quality tears and is unable to maintain normal eye lubrication. It can also occur when the lacrimal glands are damaged, or when tears evaporate more rapidly than normal.

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Health over the Festive Season | myVMC

The festive season can be a busy time for families, when routines are disrupted and social events take precedence over health considerations.

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Living with Obesity | myVMC

Living with obesity can be very difficult not only for the obese person, but family and friends. Here we look at some of the health and social issues relating to obesity.

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Kidney Cancer (Renal Cancer) | myVMC

Renal cell carcinoma is the most common form of cancer that originates in the kidney. It occurs due to the mutation of cells in the kdiney's filtering system.

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