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Clinical trials

Clinical trials are research investigations in which people volunteer to test new treatments, interventions or tests to prevent, detect, treat or manage diseases or conditions.

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CT scans - information for radiographers and medical imaging providers

Resources, protocols and other information to support medical imaging services, including radiographers and medical physicists, when they are undertaking this specialised form of scanning on children and young people.

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Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a tablet you can take daily to reduce your risk of infection if exposed to HIV. Learn more about its benefits and risks here.

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Brain tumour treatment

A brain tumours treatment depends on the tumour itself, your health and other factors. Learn more about the treatment options available for brain tumours.

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Chinese traditional medicine

Trusted information about Chinese traditional medicine from leading Australian health organisations, including links to complementary medicines.

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Gliomas in children

Gliomas are a cancer that grows in the brain or spinal cord. Learn more about the types, symptoms and treatment and where to get information and support.

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What is an oncologist?

An oncologist investigates, diagnoses and treats people with cancer or suspected cancer. There are 3 main types: surgical, medical and radiation oncologists.

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Prostate cancer treatment

Treatment for prostate cancer depends on the stage of the disease, the severity of symptoms and the person’s general health. Find out about treatment options for prostate cancer.

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Medicinal cannabis

Medicinal cannabis is highly regulated in Australia. Learn how it might be used to help relieve the symptoms of certain medical conditions.

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Antidepressant medicines

Trusted information on antidepressant medicines, including what they are, how they work, different types, who should take antidepressants and possible side-effects.

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