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Of 273 patients who required a CT brain scan in 2018, 48 per cent got one within an hour. Photograph: iStock

Thousands of people suffer major trauma each year as a result of often preventable falls and other incidents at home, according to a new report. Desp(...)

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(...)

 Sixmilebridge  celebrate claiming a 14th Clare SHC title after their victory over Cratloe at Cusack Park in Ennis. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Sixmilebridge 0-21 Cratloe 0-15 Sixmilebridge were crowned Clare senior hurling champions for the 14th time at Cusack Park on Sunday following a six-(...)

So far this year, six cyclists have been killed on Irish roads and many more injured, some very seriously. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Irish hospitals treat one cyclist every three days for major trauma sustained in road traffic incidents, according to new research. A total of 410 cy(...)

The immediate takeaway from Tomorrows’ sophomore release, The Night Chorus 1, is that the seven nocturnally-led arrangements (which get the ball rolli(...)

There are 26 major trauma centres in Ireland, but no one hospital has all necessary trauma services on site, says the report

Large numbers of patients are dying unnecessarily due to delays in setting up a co-ordinated system for treating trauma patients, according to a new r(...)

Ella Martin (3) pictured with her mother Olivia O’Callaghan. Photograph:  Cork Courts Limited.

An open verdict has been recorded at an inquest into the death of a previously healthy three-year-old girl from Co Cork who died suddenly after fallin(...)

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(...)

Ballygunner’s JJ Hutchinson celebrates scoring a goal  in the AIB  Munster Club SHC semi-final at  Walsh Park. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Ballygunner (Waterford) 1-18 Sixmilebridge (Clare) 1-17 A magnificent second-half rally saw Ballygunner overturn a five-point half-time deficit to ov(...)

International research   revealed that patient education, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) education, was helping to reduce the incidence of fatal and non-fatal overdose in substance users. Photograph: Getty Images

A Cork treatment centre is training people who are addicted to drugs and alcohol in resuscitation(...)

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