Case Sudies

Assessing the efficacy of faecal microbiota transplant in recurrent C. difficile infection

By sa | Feb 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

An overview of the current and future applications for faecal microbiota transplant in treating C. difficile infection and the considerations for the physician and the patient

Options and potential risks in the treatment of IBD

By sa | Feb 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Discussion
The incidence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which comprises both ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease (CD), is increasing across the developed world. These chronic, life-long conditions affect 0.5 per cent of the Irish population and are characterised by relapsing, remitting inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.

Options and potential risks in the treatment of IBD

By sa | Feb 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Discussion
The incidence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which comprises both ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease (CD), is increasing across the developed world. These chronic, life-long conditions affect 0.5 per cent of the Irish population and are characterised by relapsing, remitting inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.

Urinary incontinence – assessing the treatment options beyond drug therapy

By sa | Feb 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A clinical overview and case study on urinary incontinence and the therapies currently available

Urinary incontinence – assessing the treatment options beyond drug therapy

By sa | Feb 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A clinical overview and case study on urinary incontinence and the therapies currently available

Lichen sclerosus in focus

By sa | Feb 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A clinical overview of lichen sclerosus, an inflammatory condition with a predilection for vulval skin

Lichen sclerosus in focus

By sa | Feb 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A clinical overview of lichen sclerosus, an inflammatory condition with a predilection for vulval skin

Treating erectile dysfunction — the importance of adequate assessment and investigation procedures

By sa | Jan 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is defined as consistent (greater than three months) of recurrent inability of a man to attain and/or maintain a penile erection sufficient for penetrative intercourse. This is independent of sexual desire (libido) and the ability to have an orgasm and ejaculate (NIH, USA).

Treating erectile dysfunction — the importance of adequate assessment and investigation procedures

By sa | Jan 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is defined as consistent (greater than three months) of recurrent inability of a man to attain and/or maintain a penile erection sufficient for penetrative intercourse. This is independent of sexual desire (libido) and the ability to have an orgasm and ejaculate (NIH, USA).

Post-finasteride syndrome

By sa | Jan 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

A clinical overview of the drug finasteride and its potential causative links to long-term side-effects

Post-finasteride syndrome

By sa | Jan 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

A clinical overview of the drug finasteride and its potential causative links to long-term side-effects

The emerging role of active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer

By sa | Jan 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

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