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  • May, Carl R; Mair, Frances; Finch, Tracy; MacFarlane, Anne E.; Dowrick, Christopher; Treweek, Shaun; Rapley, Tim; Ballini, Luciana; Nio Ong, Bie; Rogers, Anne; Murray, Elizabeth; Elwyn, Glyn; Légaré, France; Gunn, Jane; Montori, Victor M (BioMed Central, 2009)
    Background: Theories are important tools in the social and natural sciences. The methods by which they are derived are rarely described and discussed. Normalization Process Theory explains how new technologies, ways of ...
  • Dowd, Kieran P.; Hannigan, Ailish; Purtill, Helen; Macken, Alan P; O'Gorman, Clodagh S.; Donnelly, Alan Edward; Harrington, Deirdre M.; Kelly, Sarah M; Moyna, Niall M. (Human Kinetics, 2016)
    Objectives: This study aims to (1) use the objective activPAL activity monitor to assess physical activity behaviors, including sitting/lying, standing, and both light (LIPA) and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity ...
  • Soden, Declan; Larkin, J; Collins, Cyril; Piggott, J; Morrissey, A; Norman, A; Dunne, Colum P.; O'Sullivan, Gerald C (IEEE Computer Society, 2004)
    Therapeutic “electroporation” involves application of electric fields to target cells/tissues, thereby rendering their cell membranes transiently porous, thus making feasible the cellular uptake and efficacy of previously ...
  • Lévesque, Lucie; Cargo, Margaret; Salsberg, Jon (BMC, 2004)
    Background: Aboriginal children in Canada are at increased risk for type 2 diabetes. Given that physical inactivity is an important modifiable risk factor for type 2 diabetes, prevention efforts targeting Aboriginal ...
  • Morandi, Alessandro; Davis, Daniel H.J.; Bellelli, Giuseppe; Arora, Rakesh C.; Caplan, Gideon A.; Kamholz, Barbara; Kolanowski, Ann; Fick, Donna Marie; Kreisel, Stefan; MacLullich, Alasdair M.; Meagher, David; Neufel, Karen; Pandharipande, Pratik P.; Richardson, Sarah; Slooter, Arjen J.C.; Taylor, John P.; Thomas, Christine; Tieges, Zoë; Teodorczuk, Andrew; Voyer, Philippe; Rudolph, James L. (Elsevier, 2017)
    Delirium occurring in patients with dementia is referred to as delirium superimposed on dementia (DSD). People who are older with dementia and who are institutionalized are at increased risk of developing delirium when ...
  • Deans, Kevin A.; Bezlyak, Vladimir; Ford, Ian; Batty, David G.; Burns, Harry; Cavanagh, Jonathan; de Groot, Eric; McGinty, Agnes; Millar, Keith; Shiels, Paul G.; Tannahill, Carol; Nathan, Yoga; Sattar, Naveed; Packard, Chris J. (BMJ, 2009)
    Objectives To examine the relation between area level social deprivation and ultrasound markers of atherosclerosis (common carotid intima-media thickness and plaque score), and to determine whether any differences can ...
  • Stack, Austin G.; Yermak, Darya; Roche, David G.; Ferguson, John P.; Elsayed, Mohamed E.; Mohamed, Waleed; Casserly, Liam F.; Walsh, Stewart R.; Cronin, Cornelius J. (BioMed Central, 2016)
    Background: The extent to which smoking contributes to adverse outcomes among men and women of all ages undergoing dialysis is uncertain. The objective of this study was to determine the differential impact of smoking on ...
  • Klimas, Jan; Swan, Davina; McCombe, Geoff; Henihan, Anne Marie (RCN Publishing, 2015)
    Nurse Liz Charalambous has shown how a Facebook group can help boost writing (careers, June 3). We would like to take this idea one step further and argue that, contrary to a commonly held notion, 'too many cooks do not ...
  • Tierney, Edel; O'Sullivan, M; Hickey, L; Hannigan, Ailish; May, C; Cullen, Walter; Kennedy, Norelee; Kineen, L; MacFarlane, Anne E. (BioMed Central, 2016)
    Background: Primary care is the cornerstone of healthcare reform with policies across jurisdictions promoting interdisciplinary team working. The effective implementation of such health policies requires understanding the ...
  • Elmusharaf, Khalifa; Guerrero Daboin, Blanca Elena; Brusque Crocetta, Tania (Universidade de São Paulo, 2018)
    There is enough evidence to show the importance of the first 1000 days of life for child survival and development, and the next 8000 days for a child to reach adulthood. Yet discrimination, place of residence, socio-economic ...
  • McKenna, Seán G.; Donnelly, Alan Edward; Fraser, Alexander D.; Comber, Laura; Kennedy, Norelee (Springer, 2017)
    To systematically search for the availability of evidence for exercise impacting on sleep for people who have rheumatoid arthritis. Two reviewers independently searched seven electronic databases, identified and extracted ...
  • Moloney, N.; Glynn, K.; Harding, E.; Murphy, Valerie; Gulati, Gautam (Cambridge University Press, 2020)
    Background. Research has shown that religious affiliation has a protective effect against deliberate self-harm. This is particularly pronounced in periods of increased religious significance, such as periods of worship, ...
  • Senanayake, Suranga L (future science group, 2020)
    COVID-19 has now been declared a pandemic and new treatments are urgently needed as we enter a phase beyond containment. Developing new drugs from scratch is a lengthy process, thus impractical to face the immediate global ...
  • Leahy, Siobhan; Cassarino, Marica; O'Connell, Matthew D. L.; Glynn, Liam G.; Galvin, Rose (BMJ publishing Group, 2019)
    Two major global health challenges are the rapidly ageing population and the high prevalence of obesity in all age groups. Older adults are also susceptible to age-related loss of muscle strength, termed dynapaenia. The ...
  • Lowery, Aoife J.; Miller, Nicola; Dwyer, Roisin M.; Kerin, Michael J. (BioMed Central, 2010)
    Background: The involvement of miRNAs in the regulation of fundamental cellular functions has placed them at the fore of ongoing investigations into the processes underlying carcinogenesis. MiRNA expression patterns ...
  • MacFarlane, Anne E.; Clerkin, Pauline; Murray, Elizabeth; Heaney, David J.; Wakeling, Mary; Pesola, Ulla-Maija; Waterworth, Eva Lindh; Larsen, Frank; Makiniemi, Minna; Winblad, Ilkka (BioMed Central, 2011)
    Background: Implementation researchers have attempted to overcome the research-practice gap in e-health by developing tools that summarize and synthesize research evidence of factors that impede or facilitate implementation ...
  • Wentzell, Shauna; Moran, L.; Dobranowski, J.; Levinson, A.; Hannigan, Ailish; Dunne, Colum P.; McGrath, Deirdre (BMC, 2018)
    Background: Radiology is an important aspect of medicine to which medical students often do not receive sufficient exposure. The aim of this project was to determine whether the integration of an innovative e-learning ...
  • Leahy, Dorothy; Schaffalitzky, Elizabeth; Armstrong, Claire; Bury, Gerard; Cussen-Murphy, Paula; Davis, Rachel; Dooley, Barbara; Gavin, Blanaid; Keane, Rory; Keenan, Eamon; Latham, Linda; Meagher, David; McGorry, Pat; McNicholas, Fiona; O'Connor, Ray; O'Dea, Ellen; O'Keane, Veronica; O'Toole, Thomas P.; Reilly, Edel; Ryan, Patrick; Sanci, Lena; Smyth, Bobby P.; Cullen, Walter (2013)
    In Ireland, psychological morbidity has been reported in 21-27% of young adults, while the rate of youth suicide is the fourth highest of 26 European Union countries. The challenge of youth mental health for primary care ...
  • Schaffalitzky, Elizabeth; Leahy, Dorothy; Cullen, Walter (2013)
    Aims: GPs, as healthcare professionals with whom young people commonly interact, have a central role in early intervention for youth mental health. To support GPs in this important role, we aim to develop clinical guidelines ...
  • Packard, Chris J.; Bezlyak, Vladimir; McLean, Jennifer S.; Batty, David G.; Ford, Ian; Burns, Harry; Cavanagh, Jonathan; Deans, Kevin A.; Henderson, Marion; McGinty, Agnes; Millar, Keith; Sattar, Naveed; Shiels, Paul G.; Nathan, Yoga; Tannahill, Carol (BioMed Central Ltd., 2011)
    Background: Socioeconomic gradients in health persist despite public health campaigns and improvements in healthcare. The Psychosocial and Biological Determinants of Ill-health (pSoBid) study was designed to uncover novel ...

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