As one of Ireland’s largest academic and teaching hospitals we host many conferences, seminars and events for our health professionals and staff. Keep up to date with our latest press releases and hospital news stories here.
20th November 2020
Clinical trial with ICU patients with COVID-19 shows 99% effectiveness
Tocilizumab effective in treating sickest COVID-19 patients – Clinical trial with ICU patients with COVID-19 in St. Vincent’s University Hospital shows 99% effectiveness – Over 2,000 critically ill patients globally now enrolled in trial across 260 hospitals Critically ill patients with COVID-19 treated with a drug that reduces inflammation by modifying the immune system are […]
14th October 2020
Did you miss the Centre for Respiratory Disease 11th International Meeting on the 9th October 2020?
The Centre for Respiratory Disease hosted a very successful international meeting on Friday 9th October. The meeting, which was held virtually, included a number of presentations from speakers on topics including: new initiatives in asthma care, obesity and respiratory disease and pulmonary problems. To view any of the presentations select one of the options below. […]
16th September 2020
Global hydrocortisone trial sees steroid reduce death in sickest COVID-19 patients
Global hydrocortisone trial sees steroid reduce death in sickest COVID-19 patients. The trial, overseen in Ireland by Professor Alistair Nichol, Intensive Care Consultant at St. Vincent's University Hospital, has been shown to reduce mortality in COVID-19 patients receiving intensive care
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