General Practice

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At a General Council meeting of the Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland in February, 1975 it was decided to establish a Section of General Practice in the Academy.  This would increase the circulation of the journal and possibly add to the advertising field.  The General Secretary Dr. Malachy Powell was asked to write to a number of representative family doctors and ask them to meet officers of the Academy. An open meeting of General Practitioners had been held and it was evident that such a Section was needed.  Dr. F.P. Mudowney proposed and Dr. R.P. Kernan seconded the motion that a Section of General Practice be formed. This was agreed.

The Burke Medal

The Section of General Practice sought permission to arrange an annual lecture with the presentation of a bronze medal to be called “The Burke Medal“.  This was agreed by the General Council on Wednesday 7th December 1983.

In December 2009 Professor Fergus O’Kelly, Section President requested that there would be a change of name for the Section’s annual lecture, the Donal Burke lecture. It was agreed that the Section’s Council could decide on the new title.

For list of Recipients of the Burke Memorial Lecture click here

 

 

RAMI Research Awards, Wednesday 6th November 2019

06/11/2019 6:30pm in Corrigan & Graves Halls, RCPI, 6, Kildare Street, Dublin 2


RAMI Research Awards, Wednesday 9th Nov 2016

09/11/2016 7:00pm in Royal College of Surgeons, 123, St. Stephen


General Practice Section Meeting, Wednesday 10th April 2010

10/04/2010 7:00pm in Corrigan Hall, RCPI, No. 6, Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Abstracts

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Ali Yılmaz,  Cem Mirili,  Salim Başol Tekin, Mehmet Bilici 

The ratio of hemoglobin to red cell distribution width predicts survival in patients with gastric cancer treated by neoadjuvant FLOT: a retrospective study

12/12/2019

Original Article Published: 12 December 2019 The ratio of hemoglobin to red cell distribution width predicts survival in patients with gastric cancer treated by neoadjuvant FLOT: a retrospective study Ali Yılmaz, Cem Mirili, Salim Başol Tekin & Mehmet Bilici Irish Journal of Medical Science (1971 -) volume 189, pages91–102(2020)


William P. Tormey 

Hyponatraemia, harm reduction and the O’Hara report from Northern Ireland

09/12/2019

Commentary Hyponatraemia, harm reduction and the O’Hara report from Northern Ireland William P. Tormey Irish Journal of Medical Science (1971 -) volume 189, pages1–2(2020)Cite this article


Jose Juan Ruiz-Hernández,  Alicia Conde-Martel,  Miriam Serrano-Fuentes,  Marta Hernández-Meneses,  Alejandro Merlán-Hermida,  Alba Rodríguez-Pérez,  Joaquín Marchena-Gómez 

Pyogenic liver abscesses due to Escherichia coli are still related to worse outcomes

29/09/2019

Original Article Published: 29 May 2019 Pyogenic liver abscesses due to Escherichia coli are still related to worse outcomes Jose Juan Ruiz-Hernández, Alicia Conde-Martel, Miriam Serrano-Fuentes, Marta Hernández-Meneses, Alejandro Merlán-Hermida, Alba Rodríguez-Pérez & Joaquín Marchena-Gómez Irish Journal of Medical Science (1971 -) volume 189, pages155–161(2020)