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# Medical Misadventure

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# Baby Eoin
Verdict of medical misadventure returned at inquest into death of nine-month-old baby
Baby Eoin Julian died at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital in Crumlin on 30 December 2015.
# Inquest
Two day old baby died after chest drain pierced her heart
The baby’s mother Irene Kavanagh said watching Laoise’s twin Cuán grow up left the family wondering about his sister.
# Medical Misadventure
"We weren't allowed to take him out of the incubator, we could only touch his little hand through it"
An inquest into the death of Darragh Byrne in February 2013 found that he died due to medical misadventure.
# assurances
Varadkar had 'useful' meeting with husbands of women who died at Sligo Hospital
Leo Varadkar met with the two men today to discuss their concerns about safety at maternity wards in Ireland.
# sally rowlette
Sligo Hospital apologises to family of woman who died after giving birth
The jury at Sally Rowlette’s inquest returned a unanimous verdict of medical misadventure yesterday.
# Inquest
Cork GP died after brain surgery and migraine misdiagnosis
Forty-year-old Dr Niamh Long died after complications during brain surgery to treat a serious haemorrhage which was initially diagnosed as migraine.