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Radiation Oncology
Annual Scientific Meeting
2021 Poster Presentations
2021 Oral Presentations
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Annual Scientific Meeting
2021 Oral & Poster Presentations
2020 Oral & Poster Presentations
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Intercollegiate Senior
Surgical Case Competition
2021 Oral Presentation
Irish Paediatric Association
2020 Oral & Poster Presentation

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Articles on this Month's Quiz


IN-HOSPITAL CARDIAC ARRESTS:
A STUDY OF INCIDENCE AND OUTCOMES
Gardiner et al describe 119 cases of in-hospital cardiac arrests.  This is calculated at 5.1 per 1000 patients per year.  The survival to discharge was 32.8%.

CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY OF PALLIATIVE CARE TO
HOSPITALISED PATIENTS WITH COVID-19
Costello et al report their experience on the provision of palliative care to hospital patients with Covid-19.  There were 49 patients, their main symptoms being dyspnoea, agitation, and pain.  Thirty-eight patients died, the median time between referral and death was 2 days.

ORTHOPAEDIC INJURY PATTERNS ASSOCIATED
WITH ELECTRIC-SCOOTER USE
O’Halloran et al report 15 patients who sustained significant electric-scooter injuries.  The majority were travelling at around 20 Km/hour.  There was a variable use of helmets.

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