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Gut reactions: Tackling the rising incidence of IBD

By sa | Aug 10, 2017 |

With increasing numbers of young children being diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Ireland must develop its clinical trials infrastructure so that effective treatments are available for patients throughout their lives, Prof Glen Doherty told Seán Duke

Promoting microbiome health in mothers and babies

By sa | Jun 7, 2017 |

The Microbe Mom research programme will examine whether a healthy microbiome can be promoted in a mother and passed on to her baby. Seán Duke spoke to the project’s lead investigator Prof Fionnuala McAuliffe

Moving towards a national prostate cancer registry

By sa | May 25, 2017 |

The gathering of clinical data on patients with prostate cancer and patient-reported outcomes could improve care standards and save on service costs, Consultant Urologist Dr David Galvin told Seán Duke

A BIG event in gastroenterology

By sa | Apr 26, 2017 |

Irish Society of Gastroenterology (ISG) President Prof Padraic MacMathuna speaks to Catherine Reilly in advance of the imminent meeting of British and Irish Gastroenterology (BIG) in Belfast

Screening brings diabetic retinopathy into sharp focus

By sa | Apr 26, 2017 |

The National Diabetic Retinal Screening Programme has facilitated earlier diagnosis and better treatment, acting as a model for other areas of ophthalmology care. Seán Duke spoke to National Clinical Lead Mr David Keegan

A meeting of minds in rheumatology

By sa | Apr 4, 2017 |

James Fogarty speaks to Irish Society for Rheumatology (ISR) President Dr Alexander Fraser about its upcoming Spring Meeting, which promises a broad variety of topics and speakers

The advocate: Pushing for best standards in psychiatry

By sa | Apr 4, 2017 |

Paul Mulholland talks to President of the College of Psychiatrists Dr John Hillery about the challenges facing the College and the profession

Enhancing GP knowledge in dermatology

By sa | Feb 22, 2017 |

In advance of next month’s 21st Annual Primary Care Dermatology Society of Ireland (PCDSI) three-day scientific meeting, Niamh Cahill spoke to the Society’s Chairperson, Dr Finbar Fitzpatrick, about this key event in the primary care calendar

Conditions that go beyond skin-deep for Irish children

By sa | Jan 25, 2017 |

Consultant Dermatologist Dr Grainne O’Regan talks to Pat Kelly about the advances made and challenges that still remain in treating children with dermatological illness

Providing rapid response to poisoning incidents

By sa | Dec 19, 2016 |

Paul Mulholland speaks to Dr Edel Duggan, Clinical Director of the National Poisons Information Centre, which was established 50 years ago.

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis

By sa | Oct 25, 2016 |

Paul Mulholland speaks to Dr Emma MacDermott about the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis and the importance of planning for the transition of these patients into adult services

Reaching for common goals in endocrinology and diabetes care

By sa | Oct 5, 2016 |

Paul Mulholland speaks to President of the Irish Endocrine Society, Prof Finbarr O’Harte, about the Society’s upcoming Annual Meeting

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