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May 31, 2018

In today’s show we’re trialling a new format where we review the April 2018 edition of the Therapeutics Today monthly newsletter produced by The National Medicines Information Centre (NMIC) based in St James Hospital Dublin.

We are joined by Mary Teeling and MaryJo MacAvin, Medical Advisors with The National...


May 30, 2018

We are joined by Dr Deirdre Lundy, Women’s Health Faculty with ICGP, and Dr Shirley McQuade, Medical Director of Dublin Well Woman Centre.

Deirdre and Shirley discuss recent developments in contraception including LARC in the younger woman, back-to-back pill prescribing, and practical pearls from the experts.

As...


May 28, 2018

This episode rounds out our HRT series. We are joined by Dr Deirdre Lundy, Women’s Health Faculty with ICGP, and Dr Shirley McQuade, Medical Director of Dublin Well Woman Centre. We go into detail about the practicalities and potential pitfalls of prescribing HRT, as well as giving some examples of management options...


May 25, 2018

We continue our discussion of menopause and HRT with Women’s Health expert Dr Deirdre Lundy.

In this episode we review HRT options for the prescribing GP.

As usual, hotlinks to resources and further reading can be found in the shownotes, which you can access by tapping or swiping on the show icon on your smart...


May 25, 2018

We continue our discussion of menopause and HRT with Women’s Health expert Dr Deirdre Lundy.

In this episode we review an approach to the HRT consultation. We’ll go into a little more in depth into how HRT became the bete noir of women’s health, and why this reputation is undeserved.

As usual, hotlinks to...