By Dr Justin Coleman, Dr Liz Sturgiss
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Two Australian GPs take an irreverent look at medical research. For sceptical clinicians and their patients.
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 13: Nurses’ conflicts-of-interest||It turns out pharmaceutical and device companies court nurses as well as doctors. Podcast guest Quinn Grundy is on the case. Continue reading →||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 12: Doctors’ resilience||We grill the resilient Dr Genevieve Yates about what it takes for doctors to thrive in a tough environment. Work-life balance, as it turns out, might be a false dichotomy. Continue reading →||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 11: Medically Unexplained Symptoms||We interview the Dutch GP who wrote the guide on the difficult art of dealing with patients whose symptoms persist after all reasonable efforts to diagnose them have failed. A fascinating topic because it is both common and perplexing. Continue reading||8/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 10: GPs at the Deep End||Dr Tim Senior discusses working with disadvantaged populations. Justin discusses anti-ageing (for mice). Liz cooks up her first ever special source. Continue reading →||5/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 9: The Environment||Dr George Crisp from Doctors for the Environment Australia tackles the big questions. Are individual health interventions as effective as population ones, and should Justin wear lycra? Liz isn't convinced. Continue reading →||4/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 8: Marketing||Having trouble 'selling' lifestyle modification to your patients? Turns out that doctors can learn a lot from marketers, the sales experts. Continue reading →||2/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP sceptics podcast 7: EBM Hijacked!||Joined by our 'third nerd' Dr Casey Parker, we delve into the dark side of EBM. Have RCTs and p-values been hijacked? Evidence-based nerds should remain sceptical about their own weapons. Continue reading →||1/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 6: Obesity – Christmas edition||A podcast on obesity - the perfect Christmas gift for GPs. Liz is doing a PhD on obesity management in general practice, so Justin mainly just listens in awe. Continue reading →||12/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 5: Lyme disease…don’t get sold a lemon||Lyme disease down under - myth or legend? Prof Frank Bowden from ANU tells it from a sceptic's perspective. Bonus talk: sentinel chickens and sex before sport. Continue reading →||11/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGP Sceptics podcast 4: Addiction||Guest GP Dr Hester Wilson, drug & alcohol specialist, discusses baclofen for alcohol addiction. And sings opera. Continue reading →||11/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|