Nurse-led practice in rheumatology has become commonplace in many parts of the world in response to a shortage of rheumatologists and the rising burden of disease. But in Australia it is pioneering stuff. A veteran of 20 years in rheumatology, Nurse Practitioner Linda Bradbury runs a busy clinic at Queensland’s Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH) ...
Pioneer of nurse-led rheumatology offers a template for Australia
By Julie Lambert
10 May 2021