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Forum July 2002

Author: ICGP

Publication Year: 2002


Editorial: Are we as GPs responsible for encouraging the pharmaceutical giants to re-invent the wheel, Dr Niall Maguire
News: Practices gear up for alcohol pilot study, Ambulance service proves cost effective, User friendly K Doc service celebrates its first year
Cover Story: GPs run a significant risk of being prosecuted for failing to measure up to health and safety regulations, Dr Andree Rochfort
My Place: Having resurrected their practice from the ashes following a fire at the original premises, Mark Rowe and Ita Creavin went on to create a state-of-the-art facility, Moira Cassidy
Practice Management: Practice-related questions answered
Health Promotion: Introducing a number of preventive health strategies into the practice can help when discussing the issues with patients, Dr John-Mark Dick
Et cetera: Miscellany of medical matters
Diary: Round up of meetings and events of interest to GPs
Women's Health: The causes and treatments of vaginal discharge, Drs Anthony Ryan and Gerard Sheehan
Grand Rounds: The treatment options for non-ulcer dyspepsia were debated at a recent Grand Rounds meeting, Dr Damian Tiernan
Clinical Review: ENT article: The management of ear infections, Dr Patrick Sheahan and Mr Alexander Blayney
Clinical Review: The management of fractures in General Practice, Dr Mary O'Flynn
Vaccination: In re-energising the immunisation campaign, the medical profession must show a united front, Stephen Hawkins
Pharmaceutical Update: News from the industry
Clinical Review Service: A selection of reviews of papers from the world's leading medical journals
Distance Learning: Allergies: Asthma and rhinitis in children
Latham at Large: A violent encounter with a distressed psychiatric patient leaves me pondering better ways of managing such incidents, Dr John Latham
UK View: GPs are experts on the unpredictability of real life and will not willingly accept certain bodies' claims of infallibility without a challenge, 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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