Dear Editor, Emergency medicine is in a crisis and needs the help of every doctor in this country.
Ed Madden, BL, looks at a recent Circuit Court case in which a man who was dismissed from his hospice post sought a continuation of the terms of his contract of employment pending the determination of proceedings before the Employment Appeals Tribunal.
Open letter to IMO President Dear President, Regarding the failed negotiations with the Irish Medical Council (IMC) relating to the hike in registration fees, I have to say that this result is hugely disappointing but not surprising.
Dr Muiris Houston comes up with an ingenious, fun and easy-to-play boardless, pieceless road trip game to keep everyone entertained and sane on the Trans-Canada Highway.
Dear Editor, You had some disturbing statements from the negotiators of the under-sixes contract in a recent edition (‘Two-thirds sign new contract’, IMT, June 19, 2015).
Dear Editor, Most of the State-sponsored CSO or university-department-generated statistics on general practice utilisation since 2001 have been based on surveys employing one-year recollection.
Dr Colm Ó Sé recalls some amusing incidents in his early days as a doctor at St James’s Hospital, when a patient’s religion might very well be a factor in their care plans.