Dr Muiris Houston

Colour – a matter of perception

By sa | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dr Muiris Houston writes about the challenge of being a colour-blind doctor and the meaning colours have in different cultures…

Utterly GUBU: Introducing the ‘group appointment’

By sa | Mar 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dr Muiris Houston considers the emergence of ‘group consultations’ in the UK as a complete abandonment of good practice and…

A burned out, under-resourced workforce

By sa | Jan 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dr Muiris Houston is not very optimistic about improvements for people working in primary care in 2019 and warns about the problem of burnout

The most wonderful time of the year (until you get sick and tired of the music)

By sa | Dec 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dr Muiris Houston reflects on some of the conventions and oddities of the holiday season

Varadkar plays blame game but ignores recruitment issues

By sa | Nov 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Doctors and nurses taking holidays are not to blame for emergency department overcrowding, despite what the Taoiseach has suggested, according to Dr Muiris Houston

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