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Practice Experience Program is a self-directed education program designed to support non vocationally registered doctors on their pathway to RACGP Fellowship
RACGP offer courses and events to further develop the knowledge you need to develop your GP career
2022 RACGP curriculum and syllabus
for Australian general practice
The Abuse and violence: working with our patients in general practice provides the best-available current evidence for GPs
Stay up-to-date with the latest information and resources on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Download the Standards for general practice (5th edition) - a benchmark for quality care and risk management in Australian general practices
Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for general practitioners
Advice and guidelines for GPs and practice teams to help protect general practice information systems
Video consultations can provide convenient and accessible healthcare delivery
Read all of the RACGP reports and submissions on various healthcare topics
Read all of the RACGP position statements on various healthcare topics
Join our RACGP Facebook groups
Caring for patients with post–COVID-19 conditions
Return to exercise and activity
A common question GPs encounter is ‘when should a patient return to exercise and activity following COVID-19 infection?’ As with all illness and injury this will depend on the individual and their initial and ongoing symptoms.
It is important to pace return to exercise and activity. Within the constraints of their symptoms (and under supervision where the patient is deemed to have moderate or high-risk factors) patients should start by setting small goals and working their way up.
Box 3 outlines management of common symptoms experienced post–COVID-19 illness. Addressing these will guide appropriate return to exercise and activity. Your patient could benefit from allied health input to support their return to exercise and activity.
Patients should be educated to cease exercise/activity and seek medical assistance if they experience any red flag symptoms.
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