Residents living in Brisbane’s south and across the Scenic Rim are being reminded to get a flu shot and stay at home if unwell with the number of flu cases already four times higher than the same time last year across the Metro South region.
Australia’s first digital hospital, Princess Alexandra Hospital, is continuing to expand its technological footprint with the introduction of TESA the artificial intelligence (AI) robot into the Oncology clinic as part of a limited trial into how AI can assist healthcare into the future.
A Princess Alexandra Hospital Speech Pathologist has led research into the effectiveness of strategy-based treatment for reading comprehension during the early rehabilitation phase for adults with acquired brain injury with all trial patients showing improvement over a six-week period.
Eighteen-year-old Phoebe O’Connell, is celebrating her new lease on life after receiving the ultimate gift thanks to her mother, Katy, who donated a kidney to Phoebe after her kidneys were destroyed by Meningococcal.
The results of a nine-year study by QIMR Berghofer and Princess Alexandra Hospital show chronic liver disease is on the rise in Queensland, with a significant increase in patients admitted to hospitals, both public and private, for treatment.