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New cancer trials on hold but expertise harnessed to combat pandemic

By Niamh Cahill | Apr 29, 2020 |

Cancer Trials Ireland Director Prof Bryan Hennessy and CEO Ms Eibhlín Mulroe speak to Niamh Cahill about the impact of…

Examining Covid-19’s impact on older people and gerontology

By David Lynch | Apr 29, 2020 |

The morbidity and mortality faced by older people during the current pandemic is leading to significant policy and clinical questioning.…

In pursuit of absolute confidence

By Catherine Reilly | Apr 29, 2020 |

A recent Supreme Court judgment underlined that the legal standard of care in medical negligence cases remains that outlined in…

RCPI in the time of Covid-19

By sa | Apr 22, 2020 |

RCPI’s President and CEO outline how the College has responded to the biggest healthcare emergency in living memory  It’s a…

Looking at pandemics past

By David Lynch | Apr 21, 2020 |

As Irish and international doctors face into the Covid-19 crisis, David Lynch examines what can be learned from previous pandemics…

HIHI: A hub of innovation and learning

By Prof Seamus Donnelly | Apr 21, 2020 |

Professor of Medicine and Director for Global Relations at the School of Medicine, Trinity College Dublin, Prof Seamus Donnelly outlines…

The life and times of the remarkable Dr Sarah O’Malley

By Dr Kim O'Brien & Dr Brian O'Brien | Apr 21, 2020 |

Dr Kim O’Brien and Dr Brian O’Brien, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Cork University Hospital, recount the life of…

Uncertainties surround pregnancy and the coronavirus

By Niamh Cahill | Apr 21, 2020 |

Much remains unknown about how Covid-19 affects pregnant women and their unborn babies, writes Niamh Cahill The good news is…

Major changes for termination of pregnancy services

By Catherine Reilly | Apr 21, 2020 |

Catherine Reilly speaks to Dr Caitriona Henchion about how the pandemic is affecting termination of pregnancy services A revised model…

The precarious journey of vaccine development and access

By David Lynch | Apr 20, 2020 |

As efforts continue towards treatments and a vaccine for Covid-19, a recent web conference looked at the funding and access…

Has Covid-19 hastened the age of telemedicine?

By Paul Mulholland & Niamh Cahill | Apr 10, 2020 |

With remote consultation becoming the new normal due to the Covid-19 crisis, Paul Mulholland and Niamh Cahill ask how well…

A complex challenge: Disability services respond to Covid-19

By Catherine Reilly | Apr 9, 2020 |

People of all ages with an intellectual disability are highly vulnerable to the effects of Covid-19, as disability services face…

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