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  • Lynch, Julie; Prihodova, Lucia; Dunne, Pádraic J.; Carroll, Áine; Walsh, Cathal Dominic; McMahon, Geraldine; White, Barry (Elsevier, 2018)
    Introduction: Meditation has attracted increased attention in the literature as a non-pharmacological strategy to foster positive mental health amongst the general population. This systematic review aims to summarise ...
  • Lynch, Julie; Prihodova, Lucia; Dunne, Pádraic J.; O'Leary, Caoimhe; Breen, Rachel; Carroll, Áine; Walsh, Cathal Dominic; McMahon, Geraldine; White, Barry (BMJ Publishing Group, 2018)
    Objectives Rates of burnout and stress in healthcare practitioners are steadily increasing. Emergency department (ED) staff are particularly susceptible to such poor outcomes. Mantra meditation (MM) may contribute to ...
  • McCrory, Cathal; Leahy, Siobhan; Ribeiro, Ana Isabel; Fraga, Silvia; Barros, Henrique; Avendano, Mauricio; Vineis, Paolo; Layte, Richard (Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2019)
    Background Social inequalities in the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity are well‐established, but less is known about when the social gradient first emerges and how it evolves across childhood and ...
  • Short, Camille E.; DeSmet, Ann; Woods, Catherine B.; Williams, Susan L.; Maher, Carol A.; Middelweerd, Anouk; Müller, Andre Matthias; Wark, Petra A.; Vandelanotte, Corneel; Poppe, Louise; Hingle, Melanie D.; Crutzen, Rik (JMIR Publications, 2018)
    Engagement in electronic health (eHealth) and mobile health (mHealth) behavior change interventions is thought to be important for intervention effectiveness, though what constitutes engagement and how it enhances efficacy ...
  • Brick, Noel E.; Campbell, Mark J.; Sheehan, Rachel B.; Fitzpatrick, Ben L.; MacIntyre, Tadhg E. (Taylor and Francis, 2018)
    This study examined the metacognitive processes and attentional focus of recreational endurance runners. The emphasis was on understanding the metacognitive processes important to acquire, develop, and refine cognitive ...
  • Clancy, Rachel B.; Herring, Matthew P.; Campbell, Mark J. (Frontiers Media, 2017)
    Motivation is widely-researched, in both sport psychology and other fields. As rigorous measurement is essential to understanding this latent construct, a critical appraisal of measurement instruments is needed. Thus, ...
  • Pederzoli, Francesca; Ruozi, Barbara; Duskey, Jason; Hagmeyer, Simone; Sauer, Ann Katrin; Grabrucker, Stefanie; Coelho, Romina; Oddone, Natalia; Ottonelli, Ilaria; Daini, Eleonora; Zoli, Michele; Vandelli, Maria Angela; Tosi, Giovanni; Grabrucker, Andreas M. (MDPI, 2019)
    The accumulation of amyloid β (Aβ) triggers a cascade of toxic events in Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The KLVFF peptide can interfere with Aβ aggregation. However, the peptide suffers from poor bioavailability and the inability ...
  • Lawlor, Brian; Segurado, Ricardo; Kennelly, Sean; Olde Rikkert, Marcel G. M.; Howard, Robert; Pasquier, Florence; Borjesson-Hanson, Anne; Tsolaki, Magda; Lucca, Ugo; William Molloy, D; Coen, Robert; Riepe, Matthias W.; Kálmán, János; Kenny, Rose Anne; Cregg, Fiona; O'Dwyer, Sarah; Walsh, Cathal Dominic; Adams, Jessica; Banzi, Rita; Breuilh, Laetitia; Daly, Leslie; Hendrix, Suzanne; Aisen, Paul; Gaynor, Siobhan; Sheikhi, Ali; Taekema, Diana G.; Verhey, Frans R.; Nemni, Raffaello; Nobili, Flavio; Franceschi, Massimo; Frisoni, Giovanni; Zanetti, Orazio; Konsta, Anastasia; Anastasios, Orologas; Nenopoulou, Styliani; Tsolaki-Tagaraki, Fani; Pakaski, Magdolna; Dereeper, Olivier; de la Sayette, Vincent; Sénéchal, Olivier; Lavenu, Isabelle; Devendeville, Agnés; Calais, Gauthier; Crawford, Fiona; Mullan, Michael (Public Library of Science, 2018)
    Background This study reports the findings of the first large-scale Phase III investigator-driven clinical trial to slow the rate of cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease with a dihydropyridine (DHP) calcium channel ...
  • Bashar, Khalid; Healy, Donagh A.; Elsheikh, Sawsan; Browne, Leonard D.; Walsh, Michael T.; Clarke-Moloney, Mary; Burke, Paul E.; Kavanagh, Eamon G.; Walsh, Stewart R. (Public Library of Science, 2015)
    A brachiobasilic arteriovenous fistula (BB-AVF) can provide access for haemodialysis in patients who are not eligible for a more superficial fistula. However, it is unclear whether one or two-stage BB-AVF is the best option ...
  • Murphy, Sylvia M.; Kiely, Maeve; Jakeman, Philip M.; Kiely, Patrick A.; Carson, Brian P. (Portland Press, 2016)
    The importance of growth and maintenance of skeletal muscle is vital for long term health and quality of life. Appropriate nutrition with specific bioactivities relevant to the functionalities of tissues such as skeletal ...
  • Konstantinos, Siontis C.; Zhang, Xiaosong; Eckard, Ashley; Bhave, Nicole; Schaubel, Douglas E.; He, Kevin; Tilea, Anca; Stack, Austin G.; Balkrishnan, Rajesh; Yao, Xiaoxi; Noseworthy, Peter A.; Shah, Nilay D.; Saran, Rajiv; Nallamothu, Brahmajee K. (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
    Background: Patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) on dialysis were excluded from clinical trials of direct oral anticoagulants for atrial fibrillation (AF). Recent data have raised concerns regarding the safety ...
  • McMahon, Grace; Creaven, Ann-Marie; Gallagher, Stephen (Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2019)
    To understand the influence of social relationships on cardiovascular responses to stress, the present study investigated perceived affectionate support as a mediating variable explaining the association between specific ...
  • Manning, Molly; MacFarlane, Anne E.; HIckey, Anne; Franklin, Sue (Public Library of Science, 2019)
    Background There is increased focus on supporting people with chronic conditions to live well via person- centred, integrated care. There is a growing body of qualitative literature examining the insider perspectives ...
  • Vancampfort, Davy; Stubbs, Brendon; Smith, Lee; Hallgren, Mats; Firth, Joseph; Herring, Matthew P.; Probst, Michel; Koyanagi, Ai (Elsevier, 2018)
    Objective: Although physical activity (PA) is associated with a reduction of a wide range of sleep problems, it remains uncertain whether complying with the international guidelines of 150 min of moderate to vigorous PA ...
  • Glynn, Liam G.; Mustafa, Alaa; Casey, Monica; Krawczyk, Janusz; Blom, Jeanete; Galvin, Rose; Hannigan, Ailish; Dunne, Colum P.; Murphy, Andrew W.; Mallen, Christian (BioMed Central, 2018)
    Background: Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a concentrate of autologous blood growth factors which has been shown to provide some symptomatic relief in early osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee. The objective of this study was ...
  • Healy, Donagh A.; Clarke-Moloney, Mary; Gaughan, Brendan; O'Daly, Siobhan; Hausenloy, Derek; Sharif, Faisal; Newell, John; O'Donnell, Martin; Grace, Pierce; Forbes, John F.; Cullen, Walter; Kavanagh, Eamon G.; Burke, Paul E.; Cross, Simon; Dowdall, Joseph; McMonagle, Morgan; Fulton, Greg J.; Manning, Brian J; Kheirelseid, Elrasheid A. H.; Leahy, Austin; Moneley, Daragh; Naughton, Peter; Boyle, Emily; McHugh, Seamus; Madhaven, Prakash; O'Neill, Sean; Martin, Zenia; Courtney, Donal; Tubassam, Muhammed; Sultan, Sherif; McCartan, Damian; Medani, Mekki; Walsh, Stewart R. (BioMed Central, 2015)
    Background: Patients undergoing vascular surgery procedures constitute a 'high-risk' group. Fatal and disabling perioperative complications are common. Complications arise via multiple aetiological pathways. This mechanistic ...
  • Cunnane, Connor V.; Cunnane, Eoghan M.; Moran, Daniel T.; Walsh, Michael T. (Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2019)
    Areas of disturbed shear that develop following arteriovenous fistula (AVF) creation are believed to trigger the onset of intimal hyperplasia (IH), leading to AVF dysfunction. The presence of helical flow can suppress the ...
  • McCormack, Hannah M.; MacIntyre, Tadhg E.; O'Shea, Deirdre; Herring, Matthew P.; Campbell, Mark J. (Frontiers Media, 2018)
    Purpose: Burnout has been shown to develop due to chronic stress or distress, which has negative implications for both physical and mental health and well-being. Burnout research originated in the “caring-professions.” ...
  • Hussein, Wael F.; Mohammed, Husham; Browne, Leonard D.; Plant, Liam; Stack, Austin G. (BioMed Central, 2018)
    Background: Central venous catheters (CVC) are associated with substantial morbidity and mortality among patients undergoing haemodialysis (HD), yet they are frequently used as the primary vascular access for many patients ...
  • Mohammed, Elshaeima; Browne, Leonard D.; Kumar A. U., Arun; Adeeb, Fahd; Fraser, Alexander D.; Stack, Austin G. (Public Library of Science, 2019)
    Gout is a common inflammatory arthritis associated with adverse clinical outcomes. Under treatment is common in the general population. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of gout and its treatment among ...

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