Abstracts of Interns

Roxana Maria Tudor,  Aoife Garrahy,  Conor P. Woods,  Rachel K. Crowley,  William T. Tormey,  Diarmuid Smith,  Mensud Hatunic,   Christopher J. Thompson

The prevalence and incidence of thyroid dysfunction in patients with diabetes – a longitudinal follow-up study


Esther Shan Lin Hor,  Vincent Russell,  Umadevi Vasudevan &  Finian O’ Brien 

Changing attitudes to psychiatry and interest in the specialty as a career choice during clinical undergraduate years at a medical school in Penang, Malaysia


Ellen Horgan,  Susan Lawson &  Desmond O’Neill 

Oropharyngeal dysphagia among patients newly discharged to nursing home care after an episode of hospital care


M. Tomkins,  M. Okon,  M. Dunne,   W. Bourke 

Impact of a medical admissions proforma on the quality of medical admission documentation in a general acute hospital in Ireland


Ronan Cusack,  Gillian Burke,  Emma Troy,  Mohammed A. Kaballo &  Austin G. Stack 

Interns as medical educators: student and intern experiences from the intern-delivered teaching program at University Hospital Limerick


Colum Downey,  Cathleen McCarrick,  Christopher Fenelon,  Evelyn P. Murphy,  Brendan J. O’Daly &  Michael Leonard 

A novel approach using 3-D printing in the Irish National Centre for pelvic and acetabular surgery


Shrijit Nair,  Aidan Spring,  Lucy Dockrell &  Siaghal Mac Colgain 

Irish Maternal Early Warning Score


Marie Catherine Morris &  Patrick Conroy 

Development of a simulation-based sub-module in undergraduate medical education


Dragan Jovanovic,  Tatjana Gazibara,  Ranjan Solanki,  Caleb Ackermann &  Emily Satkovich 

Perception of health-related case studies in the context of introduction to clinical medicine course: students’ and teachers’ perspective


Lubna Shazi &  Zaigham Abbas 

Ethical dilemmas related to living donor liver transplantation in Asia