Great Divide

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Great Divide

A point in time identified by Professor Lawrence Henderson between 1910 and 1912 when, for the first time, a random patient with a random disease consulting a doctor chosen at a random time stood better than a 50-50 chance of benefitting from the encounter. After 1912, patients had an ever increasing expectation that they would not only survive the encounter, but enjoy improved health as a result thereof.
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This could be reflecting the significant influence of the Great Dividing Range on moist air mass behaviour and rainfall in the east of the QMDB.
At Mission Beach the Walter Hill mountains run down from the Great Dividing Range all the way to the coast, creating the longest and widest rainforest corridor in Australia.
Beneath us, the modest peaks of the Great Dividing Range stretch unbroken towards Laura, a town internationally renowned for its rock art.
On one side is the Great Dividing Range, on the other is the ocean.
At the northern end of the Great Dividing Range, mega-diverse rainforests cloak the rugged mountain peaks of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area.