Margaret from Morgan’s Lagoon

‘Margaret from Morgan’s Lagoon’ is a case study featured in online modules developed by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).  It explores the options to medical practitioners when a patient presents after clinic has closed for the day.  It features in Module 1: Interviewing an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Patient.

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Greg from Badu Island

Greg from Badu Island is a case study which forms part of modules developed by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).  Module 1: Interviewing an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Patient allows the student to explore their responses to the issues raised in this case study.  This case study also features in Module 2: Developing a …

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18 year-old Sandy

’18-year-old Sandy’ is a case study which features in modules on Indigenous Health developed by the Royal Autralian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).  This hypothetical stofy of a young woman who has suffered a miscarriage at 9 weeks gestation forms part of the e-learning in Module 1′ Interviewing an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Patient. 

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John from a Remote Aboriginal Community

This case study is based on the premise that you are working in a hospital that services a number of remote Aboriginal communities.  You are contacted by a community nurse from a remote Aboriginal community about John, a 19 year old Aboriginal man who has been brought to the clinic by his relatives because he is acting strangely.  He has …

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A 45-Year-Old Man with COAD

This case study features a registrar who has been requested to do a ‘fitness for surgery’ review by a member of the general surgical team. The patient is a 45-year-old Indigenous man with a history of chronic obstructive airways disease (COAD).

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