A ‘integrative medicine’ GP who failed to consult an endocrinologist before prescribing peptides to six patients has been reprimanded and had her registration suspended for four months. Dr Carol Pearce was suspended by Western Australia’s State Administrative tribunal in October last year for professional misconduct for improperly prescribing Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 (IGF-1). The tribunal also ...
IGF-1 prescribing leads to suspension for integrative medicine doctor
By David Rowley
18 Apr 2019