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Submissions from 2014

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Is the Timed Up and Go test a useful predictor of risk of falls in community dwelling older adults: a systematic review and meta- analysis., Emma Barry, Rose Galvin, Frances Horgan, and Tom Fahey

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Prescriber variation in potentially inappropriate prescribing in older populations in Ireland., Caitriona Cahir, Tom Fahey, Conor Teljeur, and Kathleen Bennett

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Potential for alcohol and drug interactions in older adults: evidence from the Irish longitudinal study on ageing., Grainne Cousins, Rose Galvin, Michelle Flood, Mary-Claire Kennedy, Nicola Motterlini, Martin C. Henman, Rose-Anne Kenny, and Tom Fahey

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Long-term risk of stroke after transient ischaemic attack: a hospital-based validation of the ABCD2 rule., Rose Galvin, Penka A. Atanassova, Nicola Motterlini, Tom Fahey, and Borislav D. Dimitrov

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Prevalence of potentially inappropriate prescribing and prescribing omissions in older Irish adults: findings from The Irish LongituDinal Study on Ageing study (TILDA)., Rose Galvin, Frank Moriarty, Gráinne Cousins, Caitriona Cahir, Nicola Motterlini, Marie Bradley, Carmel M. Hughes, Kathleen Bennett, Susan M. Smith, Tom Fahey, and Rose-Anne Kenny

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The cost of data collection for performance monitoring in hospitals: protocol for a systematic review., Brenda Gannon, Cheryl Jones, Abel Wakai, and Ronan O'Sullivan

Submissions from 2013

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Addressing potentially inappropriate prescribing in older patients: development and pilot study of an intervention in primary care (the OPTI-SCRIPT study)., Barbara Clyne, Marie C. Bradley, Carmel M. Hughes, Daniel Clear, Ronan McDonnell, David Williams, Tom Fahey, Susan M. Smith, and OPTI-SCRIPT study team

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Effectiveness of medicines review with web-based pharmaceutical treatment algorithms in reducing potentially inappropriate prescribing in older people in primary care: a cluster randomized trial (OPTI-SCRIPT study protocol)., Barbara Clyne, Marie C. Bradley, Susan M. Smith, Carmel M. Hughes, Nicola Motterlini, Daniel Clear, Ronan McDonnell, David Williams, Tom Fahey, and OPTI-SCRIPT study team

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Do practitioners and friends support patients with coronary heart disease in lifestyle change? a qualitative study., Judith A. Cole, Susan M. Smith, Nigel Hart, and Margaret E. Cupples

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An ontological treatment of clinical prediction rules implementing the Alvarado score., Derek Corrigan, Adel Taweel, Tom Fahey, Theodoras Arvanitis, and Brendan Delaney

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Protocol for a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis of prognostic factors of foot ulceration in people with diabetes: the international research collaboration for the prediction of diabetic foot ulcerations (PODUS)., Fay Crawford, Chantelle Anandan, Francesca M. Chappell, Gordon D. Murray, Jacqueline F. Price, Aziz Sheikh, Colin R. Simpson, Martin Maxwell, Gerard P. Stansby, Matthew J. Young, Caroline A. Abbott, Andrew JM Boulton, Edward J. Boyko, Thomas Kastenbauer, Graham P. Leese, Matteo Monami, Matilde Monteiro-Soares, Stephen J. Rith-Najarian, Aristidis Veves, Nikki Coates, William J. Jeffcoate, Nicola Leech, Tom Fahey, and Jayne Tierney

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Prescribing patterns of glucosamine in an older population: a national cohort study., Rose Galvin, Grainne Cousins, Fiona Boland, Nicola Motterlini, Kathleen Bennett, and Tom Fahey

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Recurring themes arising during medical research ethics committee review., Eoin Kelleher, Alice Stanton, Gillian Vale, and David Smith

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Structured sedation programs in the emergency department, hospital and other acute settings: protocol for systematic review of effects and events., Siobhán McCoy, Abel Wakai, Carol Blackburn, Michael Barrett, Adrian Murphy, Maria Brenner, Philip Larkin, Gloria Crispino-O Connell, Savithiri Ratnapalan, and Ronan O Sullivan

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Behavioural change in relation to alcohol exposure in early pregnancy and impact on perinatal outcomes - a prospective cohort study., Deirdre J. Murphy, Aoife Mullally, Brian J. Cleary, Tom Fahey, and Joe Barry

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Oral flucloxacillin and phenoxymethylpenicillin versus flucloxacillin alone for the emergency department outpatient treatment of cellulitis: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial., Michael Quirke, Abel Wakai, Peadar Gilligan, and Ronan O'Sullivan

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Skills mix: future health policy and workforce planning in primary care., Patrick Redmond

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The epidemiology of malpractice claims in primary care: a systematic review., Emma Wallace, J Lowry, Susan M. Smith, and Tom Fahey

Submissions from 2012

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Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis - Diagnostic Strategies and Prognostic Models: A Review, Penka A. Atanassova, Radka I. Massaldjieva, Nedka T. Chalakova, and Borislav D. Dimitrov

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Intranasal fentanyl versus intravenous morphine in the emergency department treatment of severe painful sickle cell crises in children: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial., Michael J. Barrett, John Cronin, Adrian Murphy, Siobhan McCoy, John Hayden, SinéadNic an Fhailí, Tim Grant, Abel Wakai, Corrina McMahon, Sean Walsh, and Ronan O'Sullivan

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Diagnostic accuracy of the STRATIFY clinical prediction rule for falls: A systematic review and meta-analysis., Jennifer Billington, Tom Fahey, and Rose Galvin

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Proton pump inhibitors: potential cost reductions by applying prescribing guidelines., Caitriona Cahir, Tom Fahey, Lesley Tilson, Conor Teljeur, and Kathleen Bennett

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Single dose oral dexamethasone versus multi-dose prednisolone in the treatment of acute exacerbations of asthma in children who attend the emergency department: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial., John Cronin, Una Kennedy, Siobhan McCoy, SinéadNic an Fhailí, Gloria Crispino-O'Connell, John Hayden, Abel Wakai, Sean Walsh, and Ronan O'Sullivan

Submissions from 2011

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Predicting streptococcal pharyngitis in adults in primary care: a systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of symptoms and signs and validation of the Centor score., Jolien Aalbers, Kirsty K. O'Brien, Wai-Sun Chan, Gavin A. Falk, Conor Teljeur, Borislav D. Dimitrov, and Tom Fahey

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Outcome of periacetabular osteotomy for the management of acetabular dysplasia: experience in an academic centre., Neil GM Burke, Brian M. Devitt, Joseph F. Baker, Joseph S. Butler, Grainne Cousins, Damian McCormack, and John M. O'Byrne

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Diagnostic accuracy of the ID-Migraine: a systematic review., Grainne Cousins, Samira Hijazze, Floris A. Van de Laar, and Tom Fahey

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Risk of drug related mortality during periods of transition in methadone maintenance treatment: a cohort study, Grainne Cousins, Conor Teljeur, Nicola Motterlini, Colin McCown, Borislav D. Dimitrov, and Tom Fahey

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Prognostic value of the ABCD2 clinical prediction rule: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Rose Galvin, Colm Geraghty, Nicola Motterlini, Borislav D. Dimitrov, and Tom Fahey

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Validation of the CHADS2 clinical prediction rule to predict ischaemic stroke. A systematic review and meta-analysis., Claire Keogh, Emma Wallace, Ciara Dillon, Borislav D. Dimitrov, and Tom Fahey

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Optimized retrieval of primary care clinical prediction rules from MEDLINE to establish a Web-based register., Claire Keogh, Emma Wallace, Kirsty K. O'Brien, Paul J. Murphy, Conor Teljeur, Brid McGrath, Susan M. Smith, Niall Doherty, Borislav D. Dimitrov, and Tom Fahey

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Preventing infection in general surgery: improvements through education of surgeons by surgeons., Seamus M. McHugh, Mark A. Corrigan, Borislav D. Dimitrov, Seamus Cowman, Sean Tierney, Arnold DK Hill, and Hilary Humphreys

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Role of patient awareness in prevention of peripheral vascular catheter-related bloodstream infection., Seamus M. McHugh, Mark A. Corrigan, Borislav D. Dimitrov, Margaret Morris-Downes, Fidelma Fitzpatrick, Seamus Cowman, Sean Tierney, Arnold DK Hill, and Hilary Humphreys

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High concentrations of pepsin in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from children with cystic fibrosis are associated with high interleukin-8 concentrations., Paul McNally, E Ervine, M D. Shields, Borislav D. Dimitrov, B El Nazir, Clifford C. Taggart, Catherine M. Greene, Noel G. McElvaney, and P Greally

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Prevalence, predictors and perinatal outcomes of peri-conceptional alcohol exposure--retrospective cohort study in an urban obstetric population in Ireland., Aoife Mullally, Brian J. Cleary, Joe Barry, Tom P. Fahey, and Deirdre J. Murphy

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The Alvarado score for predicting acute appendicitis: a systematic review., Robert Ohle, Fran O'Reilly, Kirsty K. O'Brien, Tom Fahey, and Borislav D. Dimitrov

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Framework for the impact analysis and implementation of Clinical Prediction Rules (CPRs)., Emma Wallace, Susan M. Smith, Rafael Perera-Salazar, Paul Vaucher, Colin McCowan, Gary Collins, Jan Verbakel, Monica Lakhanpaul, Tom Fahey, and International Diagnostic And Prognosis Prediction Group Idapp Group

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Developing an electronic health record (EHR) for methadone treatment recording and decision support., Liang Xiao, Grainne Cousins, Brenda Courtney, Lucy Hederman, Tom Fahey, and Borislav D. Dimitrov

Submissions from 2010

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Predicting acute uncomplicated urinary tract infection in women: a systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of symptoms and signs., Leonie GM Giesen, Grainne Cousins, Borislav D. Dimitrov, Floris A. van de Larr, and Tom Fahey

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Clinical prediction rules in primary care: what can be done to maximise their implementation?, Claire Keogh and Tom Fahey

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Digital content preservation across domain verticals, Soha Maad and Borislav D. Dimitrov

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Augmentation Therapy for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency—Not Enough Evidence to Support its Use Yet!, Cormac McCarthy and Borislav D. Dimitrov

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A targeted e-learning program for surgical trainees to enhance patient safety in preventing surgical infection., Seamus M. McHugh, Mark Corrigan, Borislav D. Dimitrov, Seamus Cowman, Sean Tierney, Hilary Humphreys, and Arnold DK Hill

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Validity of British Thoracic Society guidance (the CRB-65 rule) for predicting the severity of pneumonia in general practice: systematic review and meta-analysis., Maggie McNally, James Curtain, Kirsty K. O'Brien, Borislav D. Dimitrov, and Tom Fahey

Submissions from 2009

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Impaired nocturnal melatonin in acute phase of ischaemic stroke: cross-sectional matched case-control analysis., Penka A A. Atanassova, Dora D. Terzieva, and Borislav D. Dimitrov

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The external validity of published randomized controlled trials in primary care., Ritu Jones, Robert O. Jones, Colin McCowan, Alan A. Montgomery, and Tom Fahey

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Comparison of self-reported health & healthcare utilisation between asylum seekers and refugees: an observational study., Magzoub Toar, Kirsty K. O'Brien, and Tom Fahey

Submissions from 2008

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Measuring the financial burden of acute cough in pre-school children: a cost of illness study., Sandra Hollinghurst, Catherine Gorst, Tom Fahey, and Alastair D. Hay

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The accuracy of symptoms, signs and diagnostic tests in the diagnosis of left ventricular dysfunction in primary care: a diagnostic accuracy systematic review., V Madhok, Gavin Falk, A Rogers, A D. Struthers, F M. Sullivan, and Tom Fahey

Submissions from 2007

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Development of a complex intervention to test the effectiveness of peer support in type 2 diabetes., Gillian Paul, Susan M. Smith, David Whitford, Fergus O'Kelly, and Tom O'Dowd

Submissions from 2006

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Poor glycated haemoglobin control and adverse pregnancy outcomes in type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus: systematic review of observational studies., Melanie E. Inkster, Tom P. Fahey, Peter T. Donnan, Graham P. Leese, Gary J. Mires, and Deirdre J. Murphy

Submissions from 1992

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Communication skills training in undergraduate medicine: attitudes and attitude change., Eva M. Doherty, Hannah McGee, Ciaran O'Boyle, William Shannon, Gerard Bury, and A Williams

Submissions from 1990

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Communication skills training in undergraduate medicine., Eva M. Doherty, Ciaran O'Boyle, William Shannon, Hannah McGee, and Gerard Bury