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Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: What it is and why it matters

An overview of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD),  a severe, disabling and widely under-recognised form of premenstrual syndrome Premenstrual dysphoric disorder...
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: What it is and why it matters

Enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy

There is strong evidence that enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy is very effective for the treatment of eating disorders Eating disorders...
Enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults

Core symptoms The key features of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. The diagnosis requires the...
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults

Depression in Ireland — where do we stand today?

Prof Brendan Kelly gives a comprehensive overview of the incidence, diagnosis and multifaceted treatment of depression
Depression in Ireland — where do we stand today?

College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Annual Conference – Spring 2018

All reports by James Fogarty NOSP in talks with Medical Council Physician suicide is catastrophic for not only the individual...
College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Annual Conference – Spring 2018

College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Winter Conference 2017

'Psychosis, Somatisation and Society' Kidney transplant outcomes no worse in schizophrenia and bipolar patients There is no difference in kidney...
College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Winter Conference 2017

Focus on depression research

Ketamine has potential therapeutic role in adolescents with treatment-resistant depression...
Focus on depression research

Bipolar II disorder — diagnosis and treatment

Prof Colm McDonald outlines the diagnosis, classification and treatment of bipolar II disorder in clinical practice
Bipolar II disorder — diagnosis and treatment
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: What it is and why it matters Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: What it is and why it matters
An overview of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD),  a severe, disabling and widely under-recognised form of premenstrual syndrome Premenstrual dysphoric disorder...
Enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy Enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy
There is strong evidence that enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy is very effective for the treatment of eating disorders Eating disorders...
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults
Core symptoms The key features of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. The diagnosis requires the...
Depression in Ireland — where do we stand today? Depression in Ireland — where do we stand today?
Prof Brendan Kelly gives a comprehensive overview of the incidence, diagnosis and multifaceted treatment of depression
College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Annual Conference – Spring 2018 College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Annual Conference – Spring 2018
All reports by James Fogarty NOSP in talks with Medical Council Physician suicide is catastrophic for not only the individual...
College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Winter Conference 2017 College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Winter Conference 2017
'Psychosis, Somatisation and Society' Kidney transplant outcomes no worse in schizophrenia and bipolar patients There is no difference in kidney...
Focus on depression research Focus on depression research
Ketamine has potential therapeutic role in adolescents with treatment-resistant depression...
Bipolar II disorder — diagnosis and treatment Bipolar II disorder — diagnosis and treatment
Prof Colm McDonald outlines the diagnosis, classification and treatment of bipolar II disorder in clinical practice

Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: What it is and why it matters

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An overview of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD),  a severe, disabling and widely under-recognised form of premenstrual syndrome Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is a severe, disabling and widely under-recognised form of premenstrual syndrome that affects up to 6 per cent of menstruating people. Given its prevalence, severity and symptom profile, it is included in the list…

Enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy

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There is strong evidence that enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy is very effective for the treatment of eating disorders Eating disorders are among the most devastating psychiatric disorders accompanying a large number of health problems (American Psychiatric Association, 2013). Commencement of these mental disorders occurs mostly in adolescence (Mitchison D, Hay, P, Slewa-Younan S and Mond…

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults

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Core symptoms The key features of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. The diagnosis requires the presence of a number of symptoms and requires that these are of greater severity than a peer population. Other factors such as general IQ and presence of specific learning difficulties are taken into account. The…

Depression in Ireland — where do we stand today?

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Prof Brendan Kelly gives a comprehensive overview of the incidence, diagnosis and multifaceted treatment of depression

College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Annual Conference – Spring 2018

All reports by James Fogarty NOSP in talks with Medical Council Physician suicide is catastrophic for not only the individual doctor’s family and friends, but also for their patients, the Spring Meeting of the College of Psychiatrists was told. At the meeting, which was held in Athlone, Consultant Psychiatrist Dr Justin Brophy stressed the need…

College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Winter Conference 2017

‘Psychosis, Somatisation and Society’ Kidney transplant outcomes no worse in schizophrenia and bipolar patients There is no difference in kidney transplant outcomes between people with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder and those without such diagnoses, according to a retrospective study presented at the recent College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Winter Meeting 2017. The study entitled ‘Outcomes…

The Gander – 22 August 2019

The Medical Independent blog takes a look at the more unconventional niches in science and research A breakthrough for the brain — there’s an app for that A collaboration between neuroscientists and engineers in Korea and the US, respectively, has led to the development of a device that may represent a significant breakthrough in analgesia…