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Posted in Medical Negligence on 29 November 2018
The results of an international investigation, entitled the ‘Implant Files’, led by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) comprising of 58 media organisations around the world including The Irish Times, looked into the dangers of medical devices, that have been...
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Posted in General Legal Tips on 07 November 2018
Unfortunately, injuries suffered as a result of dog attacks have been increasing steadily over the last number of years. An attack by a dog is a terrifying experience and can leave victims with serious and long-lasting injuries, both physical and psychological. Unfortunately, many of these incide...
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Posted in Medical Negligence on 05 November 2018
According to recent media reports the HSE has started writing to patients who were not told they had come into contact with the superbug Carbapenemase Producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) and that the HSE says those affected may be ‘upset and disappointed’ over the delay in informing them....
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Posted in Medical Negligence on 24 October 2018
INTRODUCTION Problems with trans vaginal mesh medical device products, also known as pelvic mesh, mid-urethral slings or bladder sling, which are used to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) caused by childbirth or the menopause, have been highlighted in the med...
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Posted in Medical Negligence on 09 October 2018
We were all greeted on Sunday morning, 07 October 2018 with the sad news of the untimely needless death of Emma Mhic Mhathuna, a courageous Mother who left the world and her five children behind her at the young age of 37.   Emma has clearly left behind a personal and private legacy t...
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