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Together at a distance

By sa | Sep 21, 2020 |

The upcoming Irish Cardiac Society 71st Annual Scientific Meeting will give the virtual attendees access to a range of national…

Media mischief-making and mayhem over Covid-19

By Dr Doug Witherspoon | Sep 21, 2020 |

Can we breathe out yet? As always, there are more questions than answers around Covid-19 and while medical experts and…

An interview with St Vincent’s FC’s top goalscorer Aidan McGrath

By sa | Sep 9, 2020 |
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Dr Rory Durand With so many St Vincent’s FC players directly involved at the coalface in hospitals throughout Ireland during…

On infertile ground – how the world’s population may be heading for a crash

By sa | Sep 9, 2020 |

A round-up of medical news and oddities from left field by Dr Doug Witherspoon At this point, we have become…

Can’t you see this is a land of confusion? The genesis of mixed messages

By Dr Doug Witherspoon | Aug 31, 2020 |

The Dorsal View A round-up of medical news and oddities from left field by Doug Witherspoon The people of our…

Privacy or piracy? A fly in the ointment of the Covid-19 tracker app

By Dr Doug Witherspoon | Aug 17, 2020 |

The Dorsal View A round-up of medical news and oddities from left field by Dr Doug Witherspoon The issue of…

Insights on the early days of sports medicine: The ‘Big Jack’ connection

By Dr Doug Witherspoon | Aug 6, 2020 |

The Dorsal View A round-up of medical news and oddities from left field by Dr Doug Witherspoon Unless you have…

Belgium knows how to restart its economy when the chips are down

By sa | Jul 14, 2020 |
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And so we move with cautious optimism towards an era that may not yet be described as ‘post-Covid-19’, but could…

Tears for fears — also grief, joy, laughter and onions

By sa | Jun 29, 2020 |

Welcome to an installment of the Dorsal View that is more visual than usual, as we examine some of the…

An indispensible companion

By sa | Jun 16, 2020 |

that takes the pressure off At the time of writing, there is much hand-wringing and number-crunching as committees, sub-committees and…

Freedom of speech — to a point

By sa | Jun 3, 2020 |
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With everything that has been going on with you-know-what, we could be forgiven for shrugging when World Press Freedom Day…

Fact vs fiction: Disappearing down the Covid-19 rabbit hole

By sa | May 22, 2020 |

Whatever the eventual consequences of Covid-19 may be, it has brought to light some interesting developments in medical-governmental-industry collaboration. It…

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