Teaching Timetable – September Week 1

31 Aug

Teaching plan for the next 7 days is as follows. Friday September 1st Title: Joint ICU/ED Teaching – Traumatic Coagulopathy Time: 08.15 Location: ICU Board Room Speaker: Noel O’Reilly   Title: Radiology Journal Club – “Does my trauma patient need … Read More »

GEM Autumn lecture series

24 Aug

On behalf of the GEM team in MMUH ED we’re organising a series of Wednesday morning lectures from September for 6 weeks. These will be run in the Reg office from 8.15 for about 30 minutes. We’ve invited specialists from … Read More »

“Easy IJ”

10 Aug

I was told about this by one of my old bosses in Aus the other week. I’ve used it a couple of times since with good effect. Some of you may have heard about this – the “Easy (or quick) … Read More »

Trauma in ED – Filming

12 Jun

A new four part documentary to be filmed by the team behind last year’s hugely successful Keeping Ireland Alive series. The programme will give viewers an unprecedented insight into the challenging, exciting and stressful world of medical emergency. The Mater … Read More »

FITT team not operational

30 May

Unfortunately the FITT team as posted in the last few months is no longer in operation due to funding issues. Obviously this isn’t an option for our admitted older ED patients now.