The report found the majority of injuries happened in the home. Photograph: iStock

Three out of every four major serious injuries to children are avoidable, according to a new report. Low falls, road traffic collisions and burns acc(...)

Research  found that where TXA was given within three hours of the injury being sustained, the rate of death could be significantly reduced. Photograph: Alan Betson

A drug trialled at Cork University Hospital (CUH) has been found to reduce deaths from head trauma by as much as 20 per cent. The result has been de(...)

Only 8 per cent of major trauma patients were received by a trauma team or had consultant input within the initial 30 minutes in the emergency department. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Trauma care in Ireland must be reformed to meet evidence-based standards of best practice and to care for the changing profile of trauma patients . T(...)