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  • 1.   3'CBFbeta deletion associated with inv(16) in acute myeloid leukemia

    This study examined the incidence of 3'CBFbeta deletion in acute myeloid leukemia

    Cancer Genet Cytogenet, Vol: 162 Page: 122-6 October 2005
    J. Kelly; N. J. Foot; E. Conneally; H. Enright; M. Humphreys; K. Saunders; M. J. Neat

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  • 2.   A new polymorphism for the RI22H mutation in hereditary pancreatitis

    The aim of this study was to examine the frequency of a false negative result by sequencing studies in patients with hereditary pancreatitis and in healthy controls

    Gut, Vol: 48 Page: 247-50 February 2001
    N. Howes; W. Greenhalf; S. Rutherford; M. O'Donnell; R. Mountford; I. Ellis; D. Whitcomb; C. Imrie; B. Drumm; J. P. Neoptolemos

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  • 3.   A review of neonatal attendances out of hours in a Dublin maternity hospital

    The aim of this study was to examine the number of neonates attending the acute neonatal service out of hours and to identify the percentage of neonates treated as true emergency

    Ir J Med Sci, Vol: 175 Page: 62-5 2006 Oct-Dec
    L. F. Wong; K. T. Lim; A. Twomey; J. Murphy

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  • 4.   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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  • 5.   Acute asthma exacerbations and air pollutants in children living in Belfast, Northern Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine the rates of acute asthma admissions to Belfast's major children's emergency department.

    Arch Environ Health, Vol: 56 Page: 234-41 2001 May-Jun
    A. J. Thompson; M. D. Shields; C. C. Patterson

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  • 6.   Acute gastroenteritis in northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland: a telephone survey

    The aim of this study was to examine rates of acute gastroenteritis in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland

    Commun Dis Public Health, Vol: 7 Page: 61-7 March 2004
    E. Scallan; M. Fitzgerald; C. Collins; D. Crowley; L. Daly; M. Devine; D. Igoe; T. Quigley; T. Robinson; B. Smyth

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  • 7.   Acute mastoiditis in children: presentation and long term consequences

    This study examined the presentation, complications and hospital course of acute mastoiditis and ascertain had long term otological problems.

    J Laryngol Otol, Vol: 122 Page: 233-7 March 2008
    F. Glynn; L. Osman; M. Colreavy; H. Rowley; T. P. Dwyer; A. Blayney

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  • 8.   Acute renal damage in infants after first urinary tract infection

    This study examined acute renal damage in infants after first urinary tract infection

    Pediatr Nephrol, Vol: 17 Page: 503-5 July 2002
    S. Cascio; B. Chertin; A. Yoneda; U. Rolle; J. Kelleher; P. Puri

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  • 9.   Acute retention of urine in babies with meningomyelocele

    This article discusses acute retention of urine in babies with meningomyelocele

    Eur J Pediatr Surg, Vol: 11 Suppl 1 Page: S40-1 December 2001
    S. Brown; D. Patterson; D. Marshall

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  • 10.   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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  • 11.   Ankle fractures: emergency department management...is there room for improvement?

    This study examined pitfalls in the acute management of ankle fractures which were referred to a regional orthopaedic unit

    Eur J Emerg Med, Vol: 12 Page: 216-9 October 2005
    C. Deasy; D. Murphy; G. C. McMahon; I. P. Kelly

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  • 12.   Audit of acute hypoglycaemia in children: re-audit of procedures for diagnosis

    The aim of this study was to audit the collection of samples to investigate unexplained hypoglycaemia

    Ann Clin Biochem, Vol: 45 Page: 486-8 September 2008
    T. F. Lang; D. Cardy; D. Carson; C. M. Loughrey; E. Hanna

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  • 13.   Chest physiotherapy for acute bronchiolitis in paediatric patients between 0 and 24 months old

    The aim of this review was to determine the efficacy and safety of chest physiotherapy in infants aged less than 24 months old with acute bronchiolitis

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2007
    C. Perrotta; Z. Ortiz; M. Roque

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  • 14.   Corticosteroids for hospitalised children with acute asthma

    The aim of this review was to determine the benefit of systemic corticosteroids (oral, intravenous, or intramuscular) compared to placebo and inhaled steroids in acute paediatric asthma

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2003
    M. Smith; S. Iqbal; T. M. Elliott; M. Everard; B. H. Rowe

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  • 15.   Does pacifier use cause ear infections in young children?

    This article discusses if pacifier (dummy) use results in an increased risk of ear infection (acute otitis media)

    Br J Community Nurs, Vol: 7 Page: 206, 208-11 April 2002
    S. Hanafin; P. Griffiths

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  • 16.   Early continuous video-EEG in acute near-total intrauterine asphyxia

    This case report discusses early continuous video-electroencephalography from 3 hours after birth in an infant with the characteristic clinical and radiologic features of acute near-total intrauterine asphyxia

    Pediatr Neurol, Vol: 35 Page: 52-6 July 2006
    D. M. Murray; G. B. Boylan; C. A. Ryan; S. Connolly

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  • 17.   Elevated renal rind

    The aim of this study was to examine infants ranging in age from 3 weeks to 13 months who had shock of differing causes

    J Ultrasound Med, Vol: 19 Page: 459-63 July 2000
    A. Paterson; D. P. Frush; L. E. Sweeney; P. S. Thomas

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  • 18.   Employment of broad-range 16S rRNA PCR to detect aetiological agents of infection from clinical specimens in patients with acute meningitis--rapid separation of 16S rRNA PCR amplicons without the need for cloning

    This study aimed to describe the development of a polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis method for the rapid separation of 16S rRNA PCR amplicons from aetiological agents of acute meningitis

    J Appl Microbiol, Vol: 94 Page: 197-206 2003
    J. Xu; B. C. Millar; J. E. Moore; K. Murphy; H. Webb; A. J. Fox; M. Cafferkey; M. J. Crowe

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  • 19.   Exploration of the acute scrotum: a retrospective analysis of 100 consecutive cases

    This study examined the outcome of a policy advocating urgent exploration for acute scrotal pain

    Ir J Med Sci, Vol: 170 Page: 181-2 2001 Jul-Sep
    P. K. Hegarty; E. Walsh; M. O. Corcoran

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  • 20.   Hospital admission for acute pancreatitis in the Irish population, 1997 2004: could the increase be due to an increase in alcohol-related pancreatitis?

    The aim of this study was to examine the incidence of acute pancreatitis by examining emergency admissions to acute public hospitals over an 8-year period

    J Public Health (Oxf), Vol: 29 Page: 398-404 December 2007
    A. O'Farrell; S. Allwright; D. Toomey; D. Bedford; K. Conlon

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  • 21.   Integration of conventional cytogenetics, comparative genomic hybridisation and interphase fluorescence in situ hybridisation for the detection of genomic rearrangements in acute leukaemia

    The aim of this study was to screen for genomic imbalances in patients with acute leukaemia using conventional and molecular and fluorescence in situ hybridisation methods

    J Clin Pathol, Vol: 61 Page: 903-8 August 2008
    P. McGrattan; S. Campbell; R. Cuthbert; F. G. Jones; M. F. McMullin; M. Humphreys

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  • 22.   Intracranial complications of acute frontal sinusitis

    This study examined intracranial complications of acute frontal sinusitis

    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci, Vol: 26 Page: 452-7 December 2001
    E. E. Lang; A. J. Curran; N. Patil; R. M. Walsh; D. Rawluk; M. A. Walsh

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  • 23.   Neuronal hypertrophy in acute appendicitis

    The aim of this study was to examine the status of the enteric nervous system in normal and in inflamed appendixes

    Arch Pathol Lab Med, Vol: 124 Page: 1429-33 October 2000
    S. Xiong; P. Puri; L. Nemeth; D. S. O'Briain; D. J. Reen

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  • 24.   Osteomyelitis of the ischiopubic synchondrosis: imaging findings

    These case reports discuss two cases of osteomyelitis of the ischiopubic synchondrosis and describe findings on radiographs, isotope bone scan, computed tomograph and magnetic resonance imaging

    Skeletal Radiol, Vol: 33 Page: 176-80 March 2004
    A. Iqbal; D. McKenna; R. Hayes; D. O'Keeffe

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  • 25.   Patterns of asthma admissions in children

    The aim of this study was to describe patterns of asthma admissions in children

    Ir Med J, Vol: 100 Page: 407-9 March 2007
    A. Shabu; M. Carr; E. Crushell; B. G. Loftus

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  • 26.   Pharmacomechanical thrombectomy of acute deep vein thrombosis with the Trellis-8 isolated thrombolysis catheter

    This study evaluated the performance of the Trellis-8 isolated thrombolysis catheter during single-session pharmacomechanical thrombectomy combined with low-dose thrombolysis with tissue plasminogen activator in the treatment acute deep vein thrombosis

    J Vasc Interv Radiol, Vol: 18 Page: 715-24 June 2007
    G. J. O'Sullivan; D. G. Lohan; N. Gough; C. G. Cronin; S. T. Kee

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  • 27.   Pneumatosis intestinalis and portal-venous gas: an unusual presentation of acute appendicitis

    This case report discusses an unusual case where imaging revealed extensive pneumatosis intestinalis and portal venous gas in a patient with acute appendicitis

    Australas Radiol, Vol: 51 Spec No. Page: B137-9 October 2007
    D. J. Tuite; A. Byrne; E. Colhoun; W. C. Torreggiani

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  • 28.   Real-time reverse transcription-PCR for detection of rotavirus and adenovirus as causative agents of acute viral gastroenteritis in children

    The aim of this study was to examine the development of real-time PCR assays for the detection of group F adenovirus, rotavirus A, and rotavirus C from stool specimens

    J Clin Microbiol, Vol: 44 Page: 3189-95 September 2006
    C. Logan; J. J. O'Leary; N. O'Sullivan

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  • 29.   Recombinant factor VIIa in the management of surgery and acute bleeding episodes in children with haemophilia and high responding inhibitors

    This study examined the use of recombinant factor VIIa in the management of surgery and acute bleeding episodes in children with haemophilia and high responding inhibitors

    Br J Haematol, Vol: 116 Page: 632-5 March 2002
    N. O'Connell; C. Mc Mahon; J. Smith; K. Khair; I. Hann; R. Liesner; O. P. Smith

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  • 30.   Surveillance of endophthalmitis following cataract surgery in the UK

    The aim of this study was to examine the incidence of acute-onset presumed infectious endophthalmitis following cataract surgery in the United Kingdom and provide epidemiological data on presentation, management, microbiology, and endophthalmitis cases

    Eye, Vol: 18 Page: 580-7 June 2004
    S. Kamalarajah; G. Silvestri; N. Sharma; A. Khan; B. Foot; R. Ling; G. Cran; R. Best

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  • 31.   The evolution of trauma services at Beaumont Hospital

    This study reviewed the epidemiology, severity and management of trauma admissions at the national neurosurgical teaching hospital.

    Ir J Med Sci, Vol: 176 Page: 15-21 March 2007
    M. C. Fitzgibbon; M. Donnelly; J. P. Phillips; P. Murray; R. Moran; D. J. Bouchier-Hayes

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  • 32.   Transfusion of blood components to infants under four months: review and guidelines

    This article discusses the transfusion of blood components to infants under 4 months

    Ir Med J, Vol: 100 Page: suppl 1-24 following 496 June 2007
    J. M. O'Riordan; J. Fitzgerald; O. P. Smith; J. Bonnar; W. A. Gorman

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  • 33.   Urinary tract infection: an update on imaging strategies

    This article discusses reviews the role of radiology in urinary tract infections

    Eur Radiol, Vol: 14 Suppl 4 Page: L89-100 March 2004
    A. Paterson

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