Author: IMJ

October 2017 Vol 110 Number 9

This Month’s IMJ October 2017 Vol 110 Number 9 IMJ Commentary Patient Reported Outcomes JFA Murphy, Editor Editorial Preventing Excessive Gestational Weight Gain and Postpartum Weight Retention. V O’Dwyer, F McAuliffe. Original Papers Investigating the Barriers to the Uptake of Diabetic RetinaScreen GH Bennett, A Tuthill Bennett and Tuthill address the issue of screening for Read More …

September 2017 Vol 110 Number 8

September 2017 Vol 110 Number 8 IMJ Commentary Brain Injury in Term Infants:  The ‘Each Baby Counts’ Programme JFA Murphy, Editor Editorial Adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnoea in children with Down Syndrome – No magic bullet. Al-Shidanhi K, McNally P Original Papers Hospital resource utilisation by patients with community-acquired pneumonia. McCarthy et al have reviewed Read More …

July/August 2017 Vol 110 Number 7

This Month’s IMJ July/August 2017 Vol 110 Number 7 IMJ Commentary Residents Rosters: Reversal to Longer Hours in the US  JFA Murphy Editor Editorial Delirium and the acute hospital system of the Republic of Ireland: Challenges, solutions and opportunities.  JM Fitzgerald Original Papers Effect of the 2008 economic crisis on the cardiovascular mortality of the Irish population: Read More …

June 2017 Vol 110 Number 6

June 2017 Vol 110 Number 6 IMJ Commentary Decision Making and the New Technologies in Clinical Practice JFA Murphy Editor Editorial The prevention of neural tube defects in Ireland A McKeating, M J. Turner Original Papers Trends in surgical mortality following colorectal resection between 2002 and 2012: A single-centre retrospective analysis I Stephens, C Stuart, R Read More …

May 2017 Volume 110, Number 5

This Month’s IMJ May 2017 Volume 110, Number 5 IMJ Commentary Paediatric Workforce in the UK and the Wider Implications JFA Murphy Editor  Editorial A Practical Approach to Hypothyroidism and Pregnancy V O’Dwyer, M Hatunic Original Papers Vaccine-Preventable Admissions to an Irish Paediatric Intensive Care  Y Doyle, M Healy, C McMahon, S Crowe Doyle et Read More …

April 2017

April 2017 Volume 110 Number 4 IMJ Commentary Towards A High Integrity Health System J FA Murphy – Editor  (P541) ____________________________________________________________________________ Original Papers Incidence of hospital acquired thrombosis (HAT) in a tertiary care hospital  Khan et al in their study found that acute venous thrombosis (VTE) was diagnosed in 100 patients and hospital acquired thrombosis Read More …

January 2016

This Month IMJ Commentary A Correct Diagnosis is of Increasing Importance JFA Murphy Editorial A Review of Craniofacial Referrals to the NPCC and Introduction of a New Referral Pathway TA Curran, A McGillivary, D Murray Original Papers Screening for Chlamydia is acceptable and feasible during Cervical Screening in General Practice SJ Hassan, E Dunphy, E Read More …

2017 Febuary

This Month’s IMJ February 2017, Volume 110; Number 2 IMJ Commentary The Causation of Cerebral Palsy is Evolving J FA Murphy – Editor  (P509) ____________________________________________________________________________ Editorial Managing Epilepsy in Pregnancy  V O’Dwyer (P510) ____________________________________________________________________________ Original Papers Chronic Disease Management – The Patient’s Perspective  K Browne, D Divilly, M McGarry, C Sweeney, ME Kelly (P511) Communication skills in Read More …

2017 March edition

March 2017, Volume 110; Number 3 IMJ Commentary Burnout In Doctors JFA Murphy – Editor (P525) ____________________________________________________________________________ Editorial The Ketogenic Diet: A Solution to Ireland’s Obesity Epidemic?  J Tepper, M Frere (P526) ____________________________________________________________________________ Original Papers Satisfaction rates with the current Special Type Consultation (STC) reimbursement scheme among General Practitioners – A Mixed Methods Study.  A Kiely, Read More …

January 2017 Volume 110 No. 1

This Month’s IMJ January 2017, Volume 110; Number 1 IMJ Commentary Doctors and the Effects of the Complaints Process J FA Murphy – Editor (P492) ____________________________________________________________________________  Editorial Hospital-in-the-Home — essential to an integrated model of paediatric care C C Hensey, B Freyne, P A Bryant (P493) ____________________________________________________________________________  Original Papers Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) / Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT): Read More …