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GP Negligence


Often, a GP will be the first point of contact for a patient presenting with a medical complaint or ailment. The GP's role is to appropriately identify signs of disease or injury and to make the necessary referrals for further investigations, where necessary, in a timely manner.

GP Negligence2023-11-07T17:22:38+00:00

Cerebral Palsy


Cerebral Palsy is an umbrella term used to describe damage to the developing brain, the majority of which occurs during pregnancy, labour, delivery and neonatal period.

Cerebral Palsy2023-11-07T17:34:50+00:00

Surgical Errors


The standard of surgical care in Ireland is very high. Medical advances mean that surgeries which would previously have been deemed 'cutting edge' are now common practice and as a result, people are living longer, more active lives.

Surgical Errors2023-11-09T11:48:05+00:00

Birth Injuries


A birth injury is a term used to describe injuries which occur due to complications which arise during pregnancy, labour, or immediately after the birth of the baby.

Birth Injuries2023-11-09T11:03:51+00:00

Cosmetic Surgery


Cosmetic surgery, or cosmetic procedures and plastic surgery are terms which are often incorrectly used interchangeably. Similarly, people often incorrectly refer to Cosmetic Surgeons and Plastic Surgeons as being the same qualification. However, there is a difference.

Cosmetic Surgery2023-11-09T11:10:37+00:00

Cauda Equina Syndrome


Cauda Equina Syndrome is a medical emergency which occurs when nerves in the lower spine become compressed.

Cauda Equina Syndrome2023-11-09T11:01:16+00:00



Pandremix, a vaccine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, was used to vaccinate almost one million people across Ireland against Swine Flu during 2009/10. In addition, the vaccine was used post March 2010 in this country as a substitute for the 'flu jab' when supplies ran short.


Delayed Diagnosis of Skin Cancer


Skin cancer is the most common cancer in Ireland, with over 13,000 new cases each year. Fortunately, more people are surviving a cancer diagnosis than ever before.

Delayed Diagnosis of Skin Cancer2023-11-09T11:19:17+00:00

Workplace Accidents


Workplace accidents, or occupational injuries, occur when an employee suffers injuries during the course of their employment.

Workplace Accidents2023-11-09T11:46:54+00:00
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