02 October 2020

A world-first multi-centre international study (SPOT-AF) led by The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) has found smartphone monitoring of patients with stroke is effective in detecting atrial fibrillation (AF).

01 October 2020

As Hay Fever season officially begins, experts are encouraging hay fever and asthma sufferers to take their prevention mediation now, to avoid confusion between COVID-19 and hay fever symptoms.

28 September 2020

World-first research reveals how your weight and genes can trigger a common heart condition that increases the risk of stroke.

16 September 2020

Researchers working on the frontline are now making steps to better understand the impact of COVID-19 on healthcare workers.

16 September 2020

The Royal Melbourne Hospital ‘Scrub Choir’ is back by popular demand, featuring a powerful rock ballad.

15 September 2020

A large-scale clinical trial finds lanthanum carbonate does not reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease developing in patients with chronic kidney disease.

11 September 2020

The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) is now coming into its third week without any healthcare worker infections. While we are very pleased with this, we know it is important to continue to understand why they occurred and what we can do to minimise the likelihood of future infections. Some of our staff have come together to reflect on what we have learnt so far in a new pre-print journal article.

08 September 2020

Northwest Mental Health (NWMH) at the Royal Melbourne Hospital has been instrumental in providing support to our community as we continue to battle our way through COVID.

14 August 2020

The Royal Melbourne Hospital’s Royal Park campus is a designated rehabilitation and aged care facility; and as such we have had to make changes as we continue to adapt to the rapidly evolving nature of COVID-19.

08 August 2020

The Parkville electronic medical record (EMR) is now live and being used by the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Royal Women’s Hospital, Royal Melbourne and Royal Children’s Hospital to support the delivery of clinical care.