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Improving quality of life in schizophrenia

By sa | Nov 18, 2015 |

Prof Dieter Naber, Lead Investigator in the QUALIFY study, tells the Medical Independent that quality of life considerations must feature in psychiatrists’ care planning and decision-making

The medicinal return of St John’s wort to Ireland

By sa | Nov 5, 2015 |

Paul Mulholland talks to consultant psychiatrist Prof Patricia Casey about the licensing of St John’s wort as a prescription-only medicine in Ireland

Ushering in a new era of hepatitis C care

By sa | Oct 22, 2015 |

Paul Mulholland speaks to consultants Dr Eoin Feeney and Dr John Lambert about the roll-out of the new treatment programme for patients in Ireland with hepatitis C

Bringing it all together in cardiovascular care

By sa | Oct 7, 2015 |

Paul Mulholland speaks to Irish Cardiac Society President Prof Ken McDonald about the Society’s upcoming Annual Scientific Meeting and AGM

The return to life as ‘citizen’ Kane

By sa | Sep 23, 2015 |

Priscilla Lynch speaks to outgoing Irish Society of Rheumatology (ISR) President Prof David Kane about his achievements in the role and the programme for upcoming ISR 2015 Autumn Meeting

Making major strokes ‘a thing of the past’ in Ireland

By sa | Sep 23, 2015 |

Speaking exclusively to the Medical Independent at the ESC Congress 2015 in London, Dr Ronan Collins explains to Pat Kelly how pulse-checking is an inferior form of AF detection and that Ireland desperately needs a structured screening service

The road to HCV elimination

By sa | Jul 8, 2015 |

Priscilla Lynch speaks to Prof Jeffrey V Lazarus about the treatment progress in treating HIV and the very real possibility of hepatitis C elimination

Putting neurology in the spotlight

By sa | Jun 10, 2015 |

Irish Neurological Association 51st Annual Meeting
28-29 May 2015, NUI Galway

President of the Irish Neurological Association Dr Timothy Counihan spoke to Priscilla Lynch about the 2015 INA Annual Meeting and the work of the Association

The need to treat the patient and not just the disease

By sa | Jun 10, 2015 |

Priscilla Lynch speaks to President of the World Hepatitis Alliance, Mr Charles Gore, about how doctors can better diagnose and be aware of hepatitis C

Growing focus on QoL in schizophrenia patients

By sa | May 27, 2015 |

Clinicians are becoming increasingly aware that quality of life is a vital aspect of treatment for patients with schizophrenia

A passion for life-long learning and excellence

By sa | May 27, 2015 |

Outgoing ISG President Prof Humphrey O’Connor talks to Priscilla Lynch about his time in the role and the programme for next week’s ISG Summer Meeting

A visionary President

By sa | May 13, 2015 |

In an exclusive interview with Priscilla Lynch, Ms Marie Hickey Dwyer, outgoing President of the Irish College of Ophthalmologists, talks about her time in the role

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