Fiona Phelan

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Kashimbo Musonda told a fitness to practise hearing on Wednesday that  she would never expose a patient to unnecessary radiation. File photograph: iStock

A radiographer has described how she was shocked at suggestions that she could not identify an elbow from a knee on a X-ray scan. Zambian-native Kash(...)

Radiographer Kashimbo Musonda is facing allegations of poor professional performance and professional misconduct in connection to events that transpired at University Hospital Waterford while she worked there in  2017. Image: iStock.

A radiographer who allegedly mistook a knee for an elbow in an X-ray image and exposed a young patient’s mother to radiation, did not appear to be awa(...)

Kashimbo Musonda is facing allegations of poor professional performance and professional misconduct in connection to events that transpired at University Hospital Waterford. Image: Google Streetview

A radiographer allegedly mistook a knee for an elbow in an X-ray image and exposed a young patient’s mother to radiation, a fitness-to-practise inquir(...)

Terenure schoolchildren Cillian McCabe, Caolainn McCabe, Alannah Murphy, Aisling Phelan, Darragh Murphy, Gavan Coyle, Rachel Coyle and Amy McCabe from St Joseph’s BNS and Presentation Primary School displaying the portion plates they designed as part of the Get Wise About Portion Size campaign. Photograph: Ned Kelly

Children often have too much on their plate. This is the message from the grassroots campaign Get Wise About Porti(...)