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# rsv - Today's News

Leading GP: 'We are seeing huge rise in RSV - it's more of a concern than Strep A'
# Rsv
# Rsv

Leading GP: 'We are seeing huge rise in RSV - it's more of a concern than Strep A'

19 hours ago 28,573 Views 19 Comments
  • RSV usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms but can be serious, especially for infants and older adults.
  • Dr Illona Duffy says 'we're definitely seeing a rise in RSV'.
  • Dr Duffy added that there is a 'big concern' about a 'shortage of antibiotics'.

# rsv - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

The Explainer: What is RSV and why are so many children sick with it?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What is RSV and why are so many children sick with it?

Dec 1st 2022, 12:00 PM 9,212 Views 1 Comment

Parent Paul Murphy, whose son is being treated in hospital for RSV, and Dr Niamh Lynch explain more in this week’s podcast episode.

Parent of child transferred to Sweden for emergency RSV treatment calls for stronger virus messaging
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# Rsv

Parent of child transferred to Sweden for emergency RSV treatment calls for stronger virus messaging

Updated Nov 28th 2022, 5:08 PM 45,360 Views 9 Comments

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre says recent RSV figures are ‘substantially’ higher than other years.

# rsv - Last month November 2022

Last week saw the highest number of cases of RSV Ireland has ever recorded in one week
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# Rsv

Last week saw the highest number of cases of RSV Ireland has ever recorded in one week

Nov 18th 2022, 6:03 PM 38,934 Views 14 Comments

There were 648 RSV cases, including 282 hospital inpatients with RSV, recorded last week.

Children's emergency departments experiencing 'significant rise' in respiratory virus illness
# Respiratory Syncytial Virus
# Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Children's emergency departments experiencing 'significant rise' in respiratory virus illness

Nov 4th 2022, 5:49 PM 20,273 Views 6 Comments

The health minister says a rise in RSV cases tends to occur at this time each year.

# rsv - Last year 2021

Three confirmed cases of the flu last week
# Winter Flu Season
# Winter Flu Season

Three confirmed cases of the flu last week

Nov 25th 2021, 6:01 PM 41,879 Views 24 Comments

No flu hospitalised or critical-care cases were notified during the past six weeks.

# rsv - All time

Long delays at children's emergency departments due to 'dramatic' spike in viral infections
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# Rsv

Long delays at children's emergency departments due to 'dramatic' spike in viral infections

Dec 7th 2016, 7:36 PM 21,929 Views 20 Comments

The three children’s hospitals in Dublin have asked families to go to GPs where possible.