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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 ...
  • Alsubhi, Hattan; Meskell, Pauline; O'Shea, Deirdre; Doody, Owen (Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2020)
    Aim To identify the factors that are associated with missed nursing care and the nurses’ intention to leave. Background Errors and mistakes are an inevitable part of work, but there is increased evidence that missed ...
  • Lee, Hui Min; Sia, Alice Pei Eal; Li, Lili; Sathasivam, Hans Prakash; Chan, Melissa Sue Ann; Rajadurai, Pathmanathan; Tsang, Chi Man; Tsao, Sai Wah; Murray, Paul G.; Tao, Qian; Paterson, Ian C.; Yap, Lee Fah (Nature Research, 2020)
    Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is a highly metastatic cancer that is consistently associated with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection. In this study, we identify for the first time a role for monoamine oxidase A (MAOA) in ...
  • Tedesco, Salvatore; Crowe, Colum; Ryan, Andrew; Sica, Marco; Scheurer, Sebastian; Clifford, Amanda M.; Brown, Kenneth N.; O’Flynn, Brendan (MDPI, 2020)
    Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are common among athletes. Despite a successful return to sport (RTS) for most of the injured athletes, a significant proportion do not return to competitive levels, and thus RTS ...
  • 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, ...
  • Osorio, Daniel; Pinzón, Andrés; Martín-Jiménez, Cynthia; Barreto, George E.; González, Janneth (Frontiers Media, 2020)
    Inflammation is a complex biological response to injuries, metabolic disorders or infections. In the brain, astrocytes play an important role in the inflammatory processes duringneurodegenerativediseases.Recentstudieshaves ...
  • Pederzoli, Francesca; Ruozi, Barbara; Duskey, Jason T.; 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 ...
  • Fitzgerald, Catherine; Linnane, Barry; George, Sherly; Ni Chronin, Muireann; Mullane, David; Herzig, Mary; Greally, Peter; Elnazir, Basil; Healy, Fiona; McNally, Paul; Javadpour, Sheila; Cox, Des; Fitzpatrick, Patricia (Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2020)
    The introduction of NBS in Ireland in July 2011, provided a unique opportunity to investigate clinical outcomes using a comparative historical cohort study. Clinical cohort: children clinically diagnosed with CF born 1 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Thomas, Valentina; Cotter, Maura B.; Tosetto, Miriam; Khaw, Yi Ling; Geraghty, Robert; Winter, Desmond C; Ryan, Elizabeth J.; Sheahan, Kieran; Furney, Simon J. (Nature Research, 2020)
    Synchronous colorectal cancers (syCRCs) are two or more primary tumours identified simultaneously in a patient. Previous studies report high inter-tumour heterogeneity between syCRCs, suggesting independent origin and ...
  • 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 ...

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