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  • 1.   47 years of phaeochromocytomas

    This study examined patients with phaeochromocytoma

    Ir Med J, Vol: 94 Page: 200-3 2001 Jul-Aug
    T. O'Halloran; G. McGreal; E. McDermott; N. O'Higgins

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  • 2.   A clinical audit of the Hakim programmable valve in patients with complex hydrocephalus

    The aim of this study was to audit the pattern of use of the Hakim (Medos) programmable valve implanted in patients with complex hydrocephalus and their clinical outcome

    Br J Neurosurg, Vol: 14 Page: 535-42 December 2000
    A. D. Kay; A. J. Fisher; C. O'Kane; H. K. Richards; J. D. Pickard

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  • 3.   A comparison of paediatric soccer, gaelic football and rugby injuries presenting to an emergency department in Ireland

    The aim of the study was to compare paediatric soccer, gaelic football and rugby injuries presenting to an emergency department in Ireland

    Injury, Vol: 38 Page: 104-11 January 2007
    K. P. O'Rourke; F. Quinn; S. Mun; M. Browne; J. Sheehan; S. Cusack; M. Molloy

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  • 4.   A genome-wide DNA microsatellite association screen to identify chromosomal regions harboring candidate genes in diabetic nephropathy

    The aim of this study was to accelerate the identification of susceptibility genes in diabetic nephropathy using genome-wide fluorescence-based DNA microsatellite

    J Am Soc Nephrol, Vol: 17 Page: 831-6 March 2006
    A. J. McKnight; A. P. Maxwell; S. Sawcer; A. Compston; E. Setakis; C. C. Patterson; H. R. Brady; D. A. Savage

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  • 5.   A study of suicides in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, for the year period spanning 2000-2005

    The aim of this study was to examine the number of factors associated with the occurrence of suicide

    J Forensic Leg Med, Vol: 15 Page: 148-57 April 2008
    A. Burns; E. Goodall; T. Moore

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  • 6.   A survey of the causes of sudden cardiac death in the under 35-year-age group

    The aim of this study was to examine the incidence and causes of sudden cardiac death in Dublin city in the 10-year period from 1st January 1993 to 31st December 2002

    Ir Med J, Vol: 98 Page: 232-5 September 2005
    F. Quigley; M. Greene; D. O'Connor; F. Kelly

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  • 7.   A survey of the causes of sudden death in sport in the Republic of Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine the incidence, causes, associated factors, and pathological findings in people who died while exercising

    Br J Sports Med, Vol: 34 Page: 258-61 August 2000
    F. Quigley

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  • 8.   A validated clinical model to predict the need for admission and length of stay in children with acute bronchiolitis

    This study aimed to develop and validate a logistic regression model to predict need for admission and length of hospital stay in children presenting to the Emergency Department with bronchiolitis

    Eur J Emerg Med, Vol: 11 Page: 265-72 October 2004
    P. Walsh; S. J. Rothenberg; S. O'Doherty; H. Hoey; R. Healy

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  • 9.   Age and sex profile of patients having cataract surgery between 1986 and 2003

    The aim of this study was to describe the age and sex profile of patients having cataract surgery by 2 consulting ophthalmic surgeons over an 18-year period

    J Cataract Refract Surg, Vol: 31 Page: 2162-6 November 2005
    P. O'Reilly; U. Mahmoud; P. Hayes; P. Tormey; S. Beatty

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  • 10.   Age at death of people with an intellectual disability in Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine the age at death of people with an intellectual disability in Ireland.

    J Intellect Disabil, Vol: 10 Page: 155-64 June 2006
    K. E. Lavin; B. E. McGuire; M. J. Hogan

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  • 11.   Ambulatory paediatrics: Improving patient care [4]

    The aim of this study was to examine ambulatory peadiatrics and improvements in patient care

    Irish Medical Journal, Vol: 94 Page: 186%N 6 2001
    J. E. Bothwell; P. Sheridan; A. H. Bell

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  • 12.   Bacterial toxicosis/toxic shock syndrome as a contributor to morbidity in children with burn injuries

    This study examined the cause of the deterioration in thermal injuries and any patterns in their presentation

    Burns, Vol: 29 Page: 733-8 November 2003
    A. P. Brown; K. Khan; S. Sinclair

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  • 13.   Bertolotti's syndrome. A cause of back pain in young people

    This study analysed the elective MR scans of the lumbosacral spine with findings that Bertolotti's syndrome is a major cause of back pain in young people

    J Bone Joint Surg Br, Vol: 88 Page: 1183-6 September 2006
    J. F. Quinlan; D. Duke; S. Eustace

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  • 14.   Child physical abuse: health professionals' perceptions, diagnosis and responses

    This study aimed to explore primary health professionals' perceptions of, and ability, to recognize child physical abuse in their practice.

    Br J Community Nurs, Vol: 9 Page: 332-8 August 2004
    M. Russell; A. Lazenbatt; R. Freeman; W. Marcenes

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  • 15.   Clinical associations of autoantibodies to a p155/140 kDa doublet protein in juvenile dermatomyositis

    The aim of this study was to examine the clinical significance of anti-p155/140 autoantibodies in juvenile dermatomyositis

    Rheumatology (Oxford), Vol: 47 Page: 324-8 March 2008
    H. Gunawardena; L. R. Wedderburn; J. North; Z. Betteridge; J. Dunphy; H. Chinoy; J. E. Davidson; R. G. Cooper; N. J. McHugh

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  • 16.   Cost effectiveness of hepatitis B vaccination strategies in Ireland: an economic evaluation

    The aim of this study was to undertake an economic evaluation of a universal infant hepatitis B vaccination programme, a six-component vaccine, compared with the current strategy of vaccinating high-risk infants with a monovalent hepatitis B vaccine

    Eur J Public Health, Vol: 18 Page: 275-82 June 2008
    L. Tilson; L. Thornton; D. O'Flanagan; H. Johnson; M. Barry

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  • 17.   Cost estimation of injury-related hospital admissions in 10 European countries

    The aim of this study was to undertake a cost estimation of injury-related hospital admissions in 10 European countries

    J Trauma, Vol: 59 Page: 1283-90; discussion 1290-1 December 2005
    S. Polinder; W. J. Meerding; M. E. van Baar; H. Toet; S. Mulder; E. F. van Beeck

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  • 18.   Dangerous games

    The aim of the study was to audit trampoline related injuries

    Emerg Nurse, Vol: 13 Page: 14-6 July 2005
    K. McDowell

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  • 19.   Day-care and meningococcal disease in young children

    The aim of this study was to determine if day-care attendance was a risk factor for meningococcal disease

    Epidemiol Infect, Vol: 127 Page: 435-41 December 2001
    T. Grein; D. O'Flanagan

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  • 20.   Dead cattle, lead and child health

    This aim of this study was to screen for lead toxicity in a local school population

    Ir Med J, Vol: 96 Page: 232-4 September 2003
    E. Feely; C. Garavan; K. Kelleher

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  • 21.   Deaths from blunt trauma, after arrival at hospital: plus ca change, plus c'est la meme chose

    This study examined 94 deaths from blunt trauma occurring after admission to the hospital, in the region of Northern Ireland, for the year of 2001, data is presented with reference to preventable deaths

    Injury, Vol: 36 Page: 47-50 January 2005
    D. Gilroy

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  • 22.   Diabetes care provision and glycaemic control in Northern Ireland: a UK regional audit

    The aim of this study was to audit the care received, compared to national guidelines, and to investigate factors associated with glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes attending clinics in Northern Ireland

    Arch Dis Child, Vol: 90 Page: 468-73 May 2005
    C. R. Cardwell; C. C. Patterson; M. Allen; D. J. Carson

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  • 23.   Epidemiology of childhood obesity in Europe

    This article discusses the epidemiology of childhood obesity in Europe

    Eur J Pediatr, Vol: 159 Suppl 1 Page: S14-34 September 2000
    B. Livingstone

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  • 24.   Epidemiology of hepetitis C infection, ERHA/HSE Eastern region

    The aim of this study was to examine the epidemiology of hepatitis C infection in the ERHA/HSE Eastern region

    Ir Med J, Vol: 100 Page: 365-6 February 2007
    M. O. Meara; J. Barry; L. Mullen

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  • 25.   Epidemiology of MRSA: the North/South study of MRSA in Ireland 1999

    The aim of this study was to examine the epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus MRSA: the North/South study of MRSA in Ireland 1999

    J Hosp Infect, Vol: 54 Page: 130-4 June 2003
    P. McDonald; E. Mitchell; H. Johnson; A. Rossney; H. Humphreys; G. Glynn; M. Burd; D. Doyle; R. McDonnell

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  • 26.   Factors in the rising prevalence of multiple sclerosis in the north-east of Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine the epidemiology of multiple sclerosis the North-East of Northern Ireland using multiple sources of case ascertainment, and the Poser criteria for definite or probable or the McDonald criteria

    Mult Scler, Vol: 14 Page: 880-6 August 2008
    O. M. Gray; G. V. McDonnell; S. A. Hawkins

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  • 27.   Firework injuries presenting to a national burn's unit

    The aim of this study was to describe firework injuries presenting to a national burns units

    Ir Med J, Vol: 97 Page: 244-5 September 2004
    D. Jones; W. Lee; S. Rea; M. O. Donnell; P. A. Eadie

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  • 28.   Food allergies

    This article discusses aspects of true food allergies, implying immune-mediated adverse responses to food antigens, discussing the importance of IgE-mediated and non-IgE-mediated immune mechanisms

    Curr Gastroenterol Rep, Vol: 4 Page: 373-82 October 2002
    P. F. O'Leary; F. Shanahan

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  • 29.   Growth patterns in children with congenital vertebral anomaly

    The aim of this study was to describe if children with congenital vertebral anomaly are significantly deficient in growth or show an abnormality of maturation

    Spine, Vol: 27 Page: 1191-201 June 2002
    C. J. Goldberg; M. C. Fallon; D. P. Moore; E. E. Fogarty; F. E. Dowling

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  • 30.   Herring classification: how useful is the initial radiograph?

    This study assess the predictability of the initial herring classification

    J Pediatr Orthop, Vol: 22 Page: 479-82 2002 Jul-Aug
    K. Lappin; D. Kealey; A. Cosgrove

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  • 31.   Heterogeneous influenza activity across Europe during the winter of 2002-2003

    This study reports on heterogeneous influenza activity across Europe during the winter of 2002-2003

    Euro Surveill, Vol: 8 Page: 230-9 December 2003
    W. J. Paget; T. J. Meerhoff; H. Rebelo de Andrade

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  • 32.   Idiopathic interstitial pneumonitis in children: a national survey in the United Kingdom and Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine idiopathic interstitial pneumonitis in children

    Pediatr Pulmonol, Vol: 34 Page: 23-9 July 2002
    R. Dinwiddie; N. Sharief; O. Crawford

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  • 33.   Idiopathic intracranial hypertension; incidence, presenting features and outcome in Northern Ireland (1991-1995)

    The aim of this study was to examine incidence rates, presenting features, and visual outcome of idiopathic intracranial hypertension

    Ulster Med J, Vol: 70 Page: 31-5 May 2001
    J. J. Craig; D. A. Mulholland; J. M. Gibson

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  • 34.   Impact of dedicated skate parks on the severity and incidence of skateboard- and rollerblade-related pediatric fractures

    This study undertook a prospective analysis of all patients presenting to their unit with fractures sustained while Rollerblading or skateboarding over a 5-month period

    J Pediatr Orthop, Vol: 23 Page: 440-2 2003 Jul-Aug
    E. Sheehan; K. J. Mulhall; S. Kearns; P. O'Connor; F. McManus; M. Stephens; D. McCormack

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  • 35.   Incidence of systemic lupus erythematosus in the United Kingdom, 1990-1999

    The aim of this study was to examine the annual incidence of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) over a 10-year period in the UK

    Arthritis Rheum, Vol: 57 Page: 612-8 May 2007
    E. C. Somers; S. L. Thomas; L. Smeeth; W. M. Schoonen; A. J. Hall

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  • 36.   Infant Feeding Survey 2000. A review of the findings from this new report

    This article discusses the Infant Feeding Survey 2000

    Pract Midwife, Vol: 5 Page: 24-6 June 2002
    S. Brooker

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  • 37.   Interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents

    This article discusses interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents

    Pediatr Rehabil, Vol: 7 Page: 231-44 2004 Oct-Dec
    A. Carr

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  • 38.   Long-term results from in situ fusion for congenital vertebral deformity

    This study examined the success rate of fusion in situ for congenital vertebral anomaly and of risk factors for failure.

    Spine, Vol: 27 Page: 619-28 March 2002
    C. J. Goldberg; D. P. Moore; E. E. Fogarty; F. E. Dowling

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  • 39.   Low cytomegalovirus sero-prevalence in Irish pregnant women

    The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence (sero-prevalence) of cytomegalovirus IgG antibody in pregnant women in Ireland and assess individual risk factors for prior acquisition of CMV

    Ir Med J, Vol: 98 Page: 210-2 2005 Jul-Aug
    S. J. Knowles; K. Grundy; I. Cahill; M. T. Cafferkey; M. Geary

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  • 40.   Measles outbreak in Dublin, 2000

    This study examined the charts of measles cases to extract epidemiologic and clinical details following an outbreak of this infection

    Pediatr Infect Dis J, Vol: 22 Page: 580-4 July 2003
    J. McBrien; J. Murphy; D. Gill; M. Cronin; C. O'Donovan; M. T. Cafferkey

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  • 41.   Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in an Irish orthopaedic centre: a five-year analysis

    The aim of this study was to describe methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in an Irish orthopaedic centre

    J Bone Joint Surg Br, Vol: 88 Page: 807-11 June 2006
    S. J. Roche; D. Fitzgerald; A. O'Rourke; J. P. McCabe

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  • 42.   Non-orthopaedic paediatric trauma in a regional hospital

    The aim of this study was to audit staff experience with paediatric trauma in a regional setting

    Ir J Med Sci, Vol: 174 Page: 23-7 2005 Oct-Dec
    J. Shabbir; M. A. Shah; A. Nissar; M. Clarke-Moloney; E. G. Kavanagh; J. Drumm; P. A. Grace

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  • 43.   Paediatric femoral fractures--the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children experience

    This study obtained evaluated the management of patients admitted with a femoral fracture to the hospital

    Ulster Med J, Vol: 74 Page: 98-104 September 2005
    L. Cusick; N. W. Thompson; T. C. Taylor; G. H. Cowie

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  • 44.   Paracetamol availability and overdose in Ireland

    This article discusses new regulations on the control of paracetamol which came into force in October 2001

    Ir Med J, Vol: 94 Page: 212-4 2001 Jul-Aug
    M. Laffoy; E. Scallan; G. Byrne

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  • 45.   Play-wrestlers and their injuries

    The aim of this study was to examine the nature of injuries presenting at a paediatric fracture clinic in relation to children imitation of wrestlers seen on television

    Ir Med J, Vol: 98 Page: 84 March 2005
    T. McCarthy; E. Crushell; K. Synnott; P. Kiely; D. McCormack

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  • 46.   Posterior fossa tumours in childhood: evaluation of presenting clinical features

    This study describes features associated with the presentation of posterior fossa tumours in childhood

    Ir Med J, Vol: 94 Page: 52-3 February 2001
    D. F. O'Brien; J. Caird; M. Kennedy; G. A. Roberts; J. C. Marks; D. A. Allcutt

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  • 47.   Prevalence of diarrhoea in the community in Australia, Canada, Ireland, and the United States

    This aim of this study was to examine determine prevalence of Diarrhoea in the community

    Int J Epidemiol, Vol: 34 Page: 454-60 April 2005
    E. Scallan; S. E. Majowicz; G. Hall; A. Banerjee; C. L. Bowman; L. Daly; T. Jones; M. D. Kirk; M. Fitzgerald; F. J. Angulo

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  • 48.   Prevalence of overweight and obesity on the island of Ireland: results from the North South Survey of Children's Height, Weight and Body Mass Index, 2002

    The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence and correlates of overweight and obesity among children and adolescents in the Republic of Ireland (RoI) and Northern Ireland (NI).

    BMC Public Health, Vol: 7 Page: 187 2007
    H. Whelton; J. Harrington; E. Crowley; V. Kelleher; M. Cronin; I. J. Perry

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  • 49.   REEP1 mutation spectrum and genotype/phenotype correlation in hereditary spastic paraplegia type 31

    The aim of this study was to examine REEP1 mutation spectrum and genotype/phenotype correlation for hereditary spastic paraplegia type 31

    Brain, Vol: 131 Page: 1078-1086 2008
    C. Beetz; R. Schule; T. Deconinck; K. N. Tran-Viet; H. Zhu; B. P. H. Kremer; S. G. M. Frints; W. A. G. Van Zelst-Stams; P. Byrne; S. Otto; A. O. H. Nygren; J. Baets; K. Smets; B. Ceulemans; B. Dan; N. Nagan; J. Kassubek; S. Klimpe; T. Klopstock; H. Stolze; H. J. M. Smeets; C. T. R. M. Schrander-Stumpel; M. Hutchinson; B. P. Van De Warrenburg; C. Braastad; T. Deufel; M. Pericak-Vance; L. Schols; P. De Jonghe; S. Zuchner

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  • 50.   Review of spinal cord injuries in Ireland

    The aim of this study was to investigate the epidemiology of spinal cord injury in Ireland over 1 year

    Spinal Cord, Vol: 44 Page: 445-8 July 2006
    R. J. O'Connor; P. C. Murray

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  • 51.   Reviewing the mid-year population estimates in Northern Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine the review of the mid-year population estimates for Northern Ireland.

    Popul Trends, 2000 Spring
    R. Beatty; M. Rodgers

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