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Forum August 2002

Author: ICGP

Publication Year: 2002


Editorial: Adopting a mastership system to improve clinical management within General Practice, Dr Niall Maguire
News: College 'think tank' explores ways to rejuvenate faculties at local level, Attack on GP highlights security risks, ICGP to launch women's health diploma, RCPI updates immunisation guidelines
Cover Story: Branding a patient as 'mentally ill' has multiple implications personally, socially, professionally and financially, Drs Nina Byrnes and Declan Lyons
My Place: The Abbey Street Medical Centre in Wexford town offers considerably more services than an average practice, including endoscopy and ultrasound, Anne Henrichsen
Practice Management: Practice-related questions answered
Women's Health: Irish experts agree that the recent controversial health study reveals little new information, Moira Cassidy
Et cetera: Miscellany of medical matters
Diary: Round up of meetings and events of interest to GPs
Dermatology: Treatment options for warts, Dr Johnny Loughnane
Clinical Review: The management of common nose and throat infections, Dr Patrick Sheahan and Mr Alexander Blaney
Clinical Review: Most common shoulder complaints respond well to corticosteroid injections, Dr Aidan O'Colmain
Vaccination: The incidence of TB in Ireland is not sufficiently low to meet criteria for discontinuation of the BCG vaccine, Moira Cassidy
Pharmaceutical Update: News from the industry
Clinical Review Service: A selection of reviews of papers from the world's leading medical journals
Distance Learning: Dermatology: Atopic eczema
Doctor's Diary: Some things change, some stay the same and some we need to work on, Dr Hugh Dennison
Latham at Large: Following a holiday verging on too relaxing, I find it difficult to get back down to work, Dr John Latham
UK View: Procedures on dealing with child abuse in the UK make it a veritable minefield for GPs, Dr Rob Walker


ICGP journal supplement

Format Print
Keywords periodicals
Publisher MedMedia Ltd
Classification periodicals
Volume 19
Edition First
ISSN 0790-9977
Pages 59
Categories: Irish Content, Forum, ICGP Resources
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