Posts by Tim

Ibuprofen Use in Children During COVID-19 Pandemic

Ibuprofen Use in Children During COVID-19 Pandemic

There has been much alarm raised about the use of ibuprofen in children during the current COVID-19 pandemic and lots of fake news. This issue is particularly important in children who use ibuprofen to control their disease symptoms (eg in children with PANDAS/PANS). We are aware of stories circulating about four children in Cork but […]

Coronavirus & asthma

Coronavirus & asthma

If your child has asthma & starts to develop symptoms of coronavirus you may need to increase the amount of relief medication (blue inhaler) and preventer medication (usually inhaled steroids) whilst you arrange a medical review with your GP or paediatrician. You should have instructions of what to do with emergency medication in your treatment […]

An Outstanding Service!

An Outstanding Service!

The Children’s e-Hospital has been rated “Outstanding” by The Care Quality Commission. Our service has experienced significant expansion over the past 12 months with new members of the team and new services being offered. The inspection and rating of “Outstanding” from the Care Quality Commission shows that the service we run is Safe, Effective, Caring, […]