Malnutrition affects more than one in four patients admitted to Irish hospitals, HIQA said today as it launched a new guide.
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The Department of Health and HSE have been sending NAGP membership correspondence to the Competition and Consumer Protec...
Bette Browne reports on the brave new world of bioelectronics in which electronic devices could ultimately replace drugs and injections to treat a variety of medical conditions
The Dorsal View
Whatever you think about homeopathy, at least it’s generally no more harmful than placebo, assuming it hasn’t been administered by a quack of monumental proportions.
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There have been a number of significant recent developments in the rare diseases landscape in Ireland
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Middle-aged woman presented with new altered mental status. Scans were taken less than two weeks apart. Diagnosis: metastatic melanoma lesions involving both brain parenchyma and the intraventricular lesion shown.
This module discusses a number of rare diseases. Emphasis has been placed on epidemiology with regard to some of the rarer presentations. However, knowledge of the treatment and management of others ......