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Medical education: Books & ebooks

This page contains information about accessing e-books and print books via the ANZCA Library, as well as linked list of selected books related to medical education.


National Strategy for Health Practitioner Pain Management Education

The NSHPPME Strategy is a high-level plan for an Australia-wide coordinated approach to pain management education across health disciplines and throughout the health practitioner’s career span. The Strategy provides a blueprint for the future of pain education and recognises it is important that health professionals, across a range of disciplines are well informed on best practice and evidence-based care.

Featured titles

These two e-books have been provided by Dr Lachlan Rathie, particularly as information resources for Trainees and SOTs. To access, simply click on the linked titles (note: these are large files and may take some time to load).

About the author:

Dr Lachlan Rathie is an ANZCA fellow, SOT at Toowoomba Hospital, and a primary examiner.

Dr Rathie has recently released an ANZCA-specific primary exam title (available in print only).

Print Books

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ANZCA acknowledges and respects Māori as the Tangata Whenua of Aotearoa and is committed to upholding the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, fostering the college’s relationship with Māori, supporting Māori fellows and trainees, and striving to improve the health of Māori.