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Health watchdog notified of 68 'significant events' of accidental or unintended exposure to ionising radiation
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Health watchdog notified of 68 'significant events' of accidental or unintended exposure to ionising radiation

Sep 9th 2020, 11:37 AM 16,585 Views 6 Comments

The majority of these events related to CT scans and involved relatively low dosses of radiation.

11 patients had their cancer diagnosis delayed and four have since died, Kerry review shows
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11 patients had their cancer diagnosis delayed and four have since died, Kerry review shows

Dec 5th 2018, 4:37 PM 8,173 Views 32 Comments

The review looked at over 46,000 thousand individual images reported by a single consultant radiologist.

Munster's Scannell sprung into starting role to salvage frustrating season
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Munster's Scannell sprung into starting role to salvage frustrating season

Jun 16th 2018, 1:00 AM 7,678 Views 14 Comments

The Cork man was only called up after Rory Best’s injury but now finds himself in the starting XV.

Analysis: Munster man Rory Scannell's superb form keeps him in Ireland mix
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# Glue

Analysis: Munster man Rory Scannell's superb form keeps him in Ireland mix

Apr 4th 2018, 5:15 PM 17,552 Views 26 Comments

The 24-year-old has been a key player for his province for the past three seasons.

At least 72 patients called back for scan review at Kerry hospital
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At least 72 patients called back for scan review at Kerry hospital

Jan 12th 2018, 9:28 AM 4,708 Views 4 Comments

Over 45,000 images have to be reviewed by the hospital after concerns were raised.

Two patients require 'further treatment' after scans reviewed at Kerry hospital
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Two patients require 'further treatment' after scans reviewed at Kerry hospital

Dec 29th 2017, 12:18 PM 7,881 Views 8 Comments

A further 11 patients have had their cases re-examined.

Scan review: 34 patients were asked to go back to University Hospital Kerry
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# Scan Scandal

Scan review: 34 patients were asked to go back to University Hospital Kerry

Dec 21st 2017, 7:08 PM 5,730 Views 7 Comments

All have been given the all-clear since their fresh investigations.

Doctor who misdiagnosed seven serious cases at Kerry hospital was not a permanent staff member
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Doctor who misdiagnosed seven serious cases at Kerry hospital was not a permanent staff member

Dec 19th 2017, 9:55 PM 32,018 Views 42 Comments

Just under half of the scans have been rechecked so far.

University Hospital Kerry reviewing over 46,000 scans after concerns raised
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University Hospital Kerry reviewing over 46,000 scans after concerns raised

Dec 17th 2017, 3:26 PM 14,302 Views 10 Comments

The investigation comes following the notification of three Serious Reportable Events (SREs) over the course of the summer.

Hundreds more patients recalled over fears scans were misread
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# Wexford

Hundreds more patients recalled over fears scans were misread

May 1st 2015, 11:01 PM 15,875 Views 21 Comments

A HSE review of colonoscopies has been doubled.

These scans show the harmful effects of smoking on unborn babies
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These scans show the harmful effects of smoking on unborn babies

Mar 24th 2015, 10:11 AM 27,866 Views 73 Comments

Researchers say the effects may be seen in the facial movements of unborn babies.

12 month delays for MRI scans 'putting lives at risk'
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12 month delays for MRI scans 'putting lives at risk'

Feb 10th 2015, 6:09 PM 15,179 Views 33 Comments

7,000 people have been waiting for a scan for more than one year.

Macklemore reveals he's going to be a dad in emotional video
# Baby Macklemore
# Baby Macklemore

Macklemore reveals he's going to be a dad in emotional video

Jan 4th 2015, 2:00 PM 2,669 Views 1 Comment

Baby Mack-le-more is on the way.

16 mind-blowing GIFs of everyday foods in an MRI scanner
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# Weird Science

16 mind-blowing GIFs of everyday foods in an MRI scanner

May 5th 2014, 6:00 PM 44,044 Views 45 Comments

See corn as you never imagined you’d see it.

Here's how a radioactive injection could be avoided when assessing cancer in children
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Here's how a radioactive injection could be avoided when assessing cancer in children

Feb 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 6,392 Views 3 Comments

Initial trials of the MRI scanning technique has shown similar results to PET/CT, without using a radioactive injection.