Nov/Dec 2021
Vol. 114 No. 10

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Faculty of Radiology, RCSI
Radiation Oncology
Annual Scientific Meeting
2021 Poster Presentations
2021 Oral Presentations
Junior Obstetricians and
Gynaecology Society (JOGS)
Annual Scientific Meeting
2021 Oral & Poster Presentations
2020 Oral & Poster Presentations
Surgical Society, RCSI
Intercollegiate Senior
Surgical Case Competition
2021 Oral Presentation
Irish Paediatric Association
2021 Oral Presentation
2021 Poster Presentation

Articles on this Month's Quiz

Peritonsillar Abscess at a Dedicated Otolaryngology Emergency Department
Fitzsimons et al describe 53 patients who presented with a peritonsillar abscess.  The majority were treated with antibiotics, aspiration, followed by incision and drainage.

Existence of Transvaginal Ultrasound Protocols in Irish Hospitals
Almestehi et al have surveyed the transvaginal ultrasound practices in hospitals throughout the country.  The response was 62%.  One third had no written protocol, and 64% had no in-house training on its use.

Factors Influencing Career Choices of Medical Students in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Stokes et al surveyed 191 students attending a medical career guidance day.  13% visited the obstetrics and gynaecology station.  Most were female.  Their interest in the specialty was influenced by role models, and their wish to care for vulnerable women.

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