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# misdiagnosis - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Woman had to have aggressive chemotherapy and radiation treatment after cancer misdiagnosis

RTÉ Investigates has confirmed that two patients had their cancer misdiagnosed at the hospital.

# misdiagnosis - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

HSE missed early opportunities to deal with missed cancers at Wexford hospital, report says

As of 18 January, a total of 13 people have been found to have had their cancer misdiagnosed.

# misdiagnosis - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

More of us are going to our GP now - but most don't think the recession is over

A new study looks at the impact of austerity on our healthcare choices.

# misdiagnosis - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

New HSE-approved card could save lives and money

It could also reduce the number of occupied hospital beds.

# misdiagnosis - Friday 10 May, 2013

Delays of up to 10 years in diagnosing bipolar disorder

New evidence suggests that many people diagnosed with depression may actually live with bipolar disorder, a misdiagnosis that can be a major problem.

# misdiagnosis - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Misdiagnosed cancer patient Olive Fahey: ‘Don’t be afraid to insist on going elsewhere’

The Tipperary woman whose breast cancer was misdiagnosed three times says: If you’re not happy with treatment, go elsewhere.

# misdiagnosis - Friday 12 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# misdiagnosis - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Cork GP died after brain surgery and migraine misdiagnosis

Forty-year-old Dr Niamh Long died after complications during brain surgery to treat a serious haemorrhage which was initially diagnosed as migraine.

# misdiagnosis - Monday 18 April, 2011

HSE apologises after miscarriage review finds 24 cases of misdiagnosis

Review was launched last year after women were wrongly told their babies had died during pregnancy and a second scan showed the baby was still alive.

# misdiagnosis - Saturday 8 January, 2011

Misdiagnosed Cork garda passes away

Supt Martin Dorney, who was misdiagnosed by his GP while suffering from cancer, has passed away.