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# scans - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

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

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

Sep 9th 2020, 11:37 AM 16,588 Views 6 Comments

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

# scans - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

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

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

Dec 5th 2018, 4:37 PM 8,179 Views 32 Comments

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

# scans - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Munster's Scannell sprung into starting role to salvage frustrating season
# Scans
From The42
# Scans

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

Jun 16th 2018, 1:00 AM 7,679 Views 14 Comments

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

# scans - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Analysis: Munster man Rory Scannell's superb form keeps him in Ireland mix
# Glue
From The42
# Glue

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

Apr 4th 2018, 5:15 PM 17,564 Views 28 Comments

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

# scans - Friday 12 January, 2018

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

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

Jan 12th 2018, 9:28 AM 4,710 Views 4 Comments

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

# scans - Friday 29 December, 2017

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

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

Dec 29th 2017, 12:18 PM 7,882 Views 8 Comments

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

# scans - Thursday 21 December, 2017

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

# scans - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

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

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

Dec 19th 2017, 9:55 PM 32,106 Views 42 Comments

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

# scans - Sunday 17 December, 2017

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

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.

# scans - Friday 1 May, 2015

Hundreds more patients recalled over fears scans were misread
# Wexford
# Wexford

Hundreds more patients recalled over fears scans were misread

May 1st 2015, 11:01 PM 15,885 Views 21 Comments

A HSE review of colonoscopies has been doubled.

# scans - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

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

These scans show the harmful effects of smoking on unborn babies

Mar 24th 2015, 10:11 AM 28,002 Views 73 Comments

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

# scans - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

12 month delays for MRI scans 'putting lives at risk'
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

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

Feb 10th 2015, 6:09 PM 15,238 Views 33 Comments

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

# scans - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Macklemore reveals he's going to be a dad in emotional video
# Baby Macklemore
From The Daily Edge
# Baby Macklemore

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

Jan 4th 2015, 2:00 PM 2,670 Views 1 Comment

Baby Mack-le-more is on the way.

# scans - Monday 5 May, 2014

16 mind-blowing GIFs of everyday foods in an MRI scanner
# Weird Science
From The Daily Edge
# Weird Science

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

May 5th 2014, 6:00 PM 44,069 Views 45 Comments

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

# scans - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

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

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

Feb 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 6,429 Views 3 Comments

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

# scans - Thursday 14 March, 2013