Societies

Expertise without borders in cardiology

By sa | Feb 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

The International Session of the Irish Cardiac Society Scientific Meeting and AGM, held recently in Galway, heard lively and informative…

Patients with psoriasis reluctant to reveal condition

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Patients suffering from genital psoriasis are often very reluctant to disclose the problem, delegates at the PCDSI meeting were informed.…

Genetics a key factor in developing atopic eczema

By Niamh Caill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

A family history of atopic disease increases the risk of developing atopic eczema by 60 per cent, delegates at the…

Steps to prevent skin cancer highlighted at annual meeting

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Information on primary skin cancer prevention for the general population and secondary skin cancer prevention for high-risk individuals was highlighted…

Treating actinic keratosis and Bowen’s disease can help prevent skin cancer

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

An informative overview of the most effective treatments for actinic keratosis (AK) and Bowen’s disease was provided to PCDSI delegates…

Treating acne and rosacea in patients with skin of colour

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Prof Jerry Tan highlighted the challenges in treating acne and rosacea in patients with skin of colour at the PCDSI…

Topical therapies and oral antibiotics in acne discussed

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

The most effective topical therapies and oral antibiotics, which have become mainstays in the management of acne, were highlighted by…

Topical therapies and oral antibiotics in acne discussed

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

The most effective topical therapies and oral antibiotics, which have become mainstays in the management of acne, were highlighted by…

Link between depression and isotretinoin questioned

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Consultant dermatologist, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, UK, Dr Natalie Attard questioned the link between isotretinoin and depression at the…

Psychological impact of acne and rosacea should be recognised

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The psychological impact of acne and rosacea is an important aspect to consider when treating patients with these conditions, Dr…

The challenge in defining acne and rosacea

By Niamh Cahill | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The 22nd Primary Care Dermatology Society of Ireland (PCDSI) Annual Scientific Conference, which was held in the Galmont Hotel in…

Cough, cough… who’s there?

By Dr Nick Flynn | Mar 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dr Nick Flynn provides a clinical overview of the various presentations of cough in the clinic November is a tough…

Focus on idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) — Irish data, diagnosis and management

By Prof Anthony O'Regan | Mar 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Prof Anthony O’Regan addresses the complexities of diagnosis and treatment in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a…

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