December 6, 2013
Irish Medical Times
By Pat Kelly. A new study has ‘put some muscle’ behind the theory that LSD can be effectively used to treat alcoholism.
By Pat Kelly. A priceless 500-year-old medical textbook was brought back to Marsh’s Library by a barrister more than a century after it was removed.
By Pat Kelly. Trying to decide when a patient is lying has been a perennial problem for doctors but a study suggests that if one is observant, it takes only 20 seconds to spot a fibber.
By Pat Kelly. A Dutch company is making a name for itself by recycling medical implants left over after cremation and selling them as scrap.
Anonymous and confidential poll: Given an increasing amount of medical litigation, do you sometimes practise defensive medicine?