ProfJohnCrown (@ProfJohnCrown )


Bio Medl school UCD.Graduated MB BCh BAO 1980, BSc 1981. MBA 1999 Cons Oncologist St. Vincents Hosp 1993-present. Former member Seanad representing NUI 2011-16.
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iPhone : Asked Tadhg if it was appropriate for the Depth of Health on March 11th to say that blanket bans on visitor restrictions were unnecessary.

He says visitor restrictions have been in place at NHI members since March 6th. He says thankfully, we did that and were proven right.

iPhone : 1pm at TUH where everyone is calm, resolute and working hard. A positive thought I just can't shake today is how many children are seeing and hearing the news today and being inspired towards careers in healthcare and biomedical science. There is a future and it's a bright one.

iPhone : My husband is working 7 days a week processing #Covid19 tests for key workers.
His commute puts him in harm's way for 2 hours of every day.
Can we get some applause 👏 going for the scientist heroes behind the scenes?
Please RT.

iPhone : Why aim so low? NHS hospital care and HSE hospital care very similar. Look at ventilator and specialist numbers. Why not aim for the best-the German model.…

iPhone : Imagine... working gruelling hours, risking everything, treating the sickest patients you’ve seen in your entire career, coming home and quarantining in the guest room isolated from your family for the foreseeable future...

and then the president accuses you of being a thief.

iPhone : "...I've been talking to Fox insiders over the last few days, there's a real concern inside the network that their early downplaying of the coronavirus actually exposes Fox News to potential legal action by viewers who maybe were misled. " —Gabriel Sherman…

iPhone : If you’d never heard of epidemiology before #COVID19, it’s probably because many epidemiologists spend all their time controlling outbreaks so that they never become news.

Don’t try to reinvent the wheel. Don’t assume no one knows what to do. Listen to the experts.

iPhone : Simply makes sense

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iPhone : Remember the names of the first three Doctors who died protecting British people from the COVID-19

Amged el-Hawrani
Adel el-Tayar
Habib Zaidi

iPhone : #COVID19 This is probably the best scientific explainer I have seen on why we should all wear masks against #coronavirus…

“We cannot any longer claim that masks “are not effective”. We cannot allow the perfect to be the enemy of the good.” #Masks4All

iPhone : Sirens. Lots of sirens. All the time now. I live up the street from Mt Sinai. This is going be tough and long and hard. But it will end. And the question will then be “Did you stand?” Only you will know. But you will know.