Author: IMJ

November/December 2016, Vol 109 Issue 10

This Months IMJ IMJ Commentary Doolin Lecture 2016: ‘Capacity: A quart into a pint glass’  Professor Patrick Plunkett. Clinical Professor, Emergency Medicine. John FA Murphy (Editor) Editorial  Sensor Augmented Pump Therapy Use in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus E Carolan, NP Murphy Original Papers A Slice of Hospital Toast a Day Keeps the Doctors at Bay Read More …

October 2016 Vol 109, Number 9

This Months IMJ IMJ Commentary The Current Challenges Facing Trainee Doctors in England  JFA Murphy Editorial CT Colonography in the Detection of Colorectal Cancer in Ireland; Economical Considerations and the Potential for Centralisation of Service Provision. WC Torreggiani, J Power, J Feeney. Original Papers The Epidemiology of Emergency In-Patient Hospitalisations Among Those with ‘No Fixed Read More …

September 2016 edition

This Months IMJ IMJ Commentary Medical Error as a Cause of Death Revisited  JFA Murphy Editorial Non-Obstructive Azoospermia and the Impact of MicroTESE T Dineen, J Waterstone, I Cullen Original Papers The Prevalence of Grass Pollen-Related Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis in Elite Amateur Irish Athletes  M Grace, D Hunt  J O’B Hourihane Uptake of the Influenza Vaccination Read More …

July/August 2016 Edition

This Months IMJ     IMJ Commentary Physician Scientists: Recruitment and Sustainability John FA Murphy Editor Editorial Neonatal Brachial Plexus Palsy and Causation MJ Turner, M Farren Original Papers What Proportion of Patients Meet the Criteria for Uncomplicated Sepsis in an Irish Emergency Department? C McNevin, R McDowellL, F Fitzpatrick, P Gilligan, A Wakai Accrual to Cancer Clinical Trials Read More …

June 2016 Edition

This Months IMJ IMJ Commentary The Evolution of Randomised Control Trials JFA Murphy – Editor Editorial Contemporary issues in the new Guide to Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Medical Practitioners (8th Edition 2016). Vanessa Hetherington, Assistant Director, Policy and International Affairs, Irish Medical Organisation Original Papers Cycling Injuries Presenting to an Irish Emergency Department Read More …

IMJ May 2016, Volume 109, Number 5

This Months IMJ IMJ Commentary A New Hospital for the Children of Ireland: Editorial Technical Knockout: When is Traumatic Brain Injury “just” a Concussion? PJ. O’Halloran, JA. Johnson Original Papers Car Safety Seat Usage and Selection Among Families Attending University Hospital Limerick P Scully, N Finner, JB Letshwiti, C O’Gorman  Attitudes Toward Palliative Care and Read More …

April 2016 Edition

This Months IMJ IMJ Commentary A New Hospital for the Children of Ireland: Editorial Technical Knockout: When is Traumatic Brain Injury “just” a Concussion? PJ. O’Halloran, JA. Johnson Original Papers Car Safety Seat Usage and Selection Among Families Attending University Hospital Limerick P Scully, N Finner, JB Letshwiti, C O’Gorman  Attitudes Toward Palliative Care and Read More …

March 2016 Edition

This Month’s IMJ   IMJ Commentary Safety Standards for Invasive Procedures J FA Murphy – Editor   Editorial  The Use of Aspirin in Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease V Sandys, M Barry   Original Papers Timing Of Therapeutic Hypothermia For Inborn And Outborn Infants With Neonatal Encephalopathy L Reaney, V Livingstone, C Bogue, EM Dempsey, Read More …

February 2016 Edition

strong>This Month IMJ Commentary Doctors at greater risk of a Malpractice Claim JFA Murphy Editorial The Role of Medical Personnel in Sports Concussion AJ Nicholson Original Papers DVT Presentations to an Emergency Department: A Study of Guideline Based Care and Decision Making D Lillis, C Lloyd, P O’Kelly, S Kelada, S Kelly, P Gilligan Bevacizumab Read More …

January 2016 Edition

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 …