Derek B Hennessey

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Management of recalcitrant urethral strictures with self-dilatation balloon catheter
    D B Hennessey
    Department of Urological Surgery, St James Hospital, James Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 182:227-30. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Torsion of monofilament and polyfilament sutures under tension decreases suture strength and increases risk of suture fracture
    D B Hennessey
    Department of General and Colorectal Surgery, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 12:168-73. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Paraoesophageal hernia: an overview
    D Hennessey
    Department of Surgery, St Vincent s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 73:437-40. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Preoperative hypoalbuminemia is an independent risk factor for the development of surgical site infection following gastrointestinal surgery: a multi-institutional study
    Derek B Hennessey
    Department of Surgery, Wexford General Hospital, Wexford, Ireland
    Ann Surg 252:325-9. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Out-patient management and non-attendance in the current economic climate. How best to manage our resources?
    D Hennessy
    Institute of Molecular Medicine, Trinity Centre, St James Hospital, James s St, Dublin 8
    Ir Med J 103:80-2. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Extrahepatic biliary cystadenoma with mesenchymal stroma: a true biliary cystadenoma? A case report
    Derek B Hennessey
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgery, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin, Ireland
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 20:209-11. 2011

Collaborators

  • D Hennessy
  • D Mulvin
  • S Connolly
  • G Lennon
  • D Quinlan

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Management of recalcitrant urethral strictures with self-dilatation balloon catheter
    D B Hennessey
    Department of Urological Surgery, St James Hospital, James Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 182:227-30. 2013
    ..Urethral strictures constitute a significant clinical problem that often requires long-term management...
  2. doi request reprint Torsion of monofilament and polyfilament sutures under tension decreases suture strength and increases risk of suture fracture
    D B Hennessey
    Department of General and Colorectal Surgery, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 12:168-73. 2012
    ..In this technique the suture is secured with an initial knot and successive tissue bites are taken. At each tissue bite, the needle is rotated through the tissue; in doing so, the suture can twist around the knot which acts as an anchor...
  3. ncbi request reprint Paraoesophageal hernia: an overview
    D Hennessey
    Department of Surgery, St Vincent s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 73:437-40. 2012
    ..Gastric volvulus and perforation may ensue. Investigation and management is determined by patient presentation. This review summarizes current research regarding paraoesophageal hernias...
  4. doi request reprint Preoperative hypoalbuminemia is an independent risk factor for the development of surgical site infection following gastrointestinal surgery: a multi-institutional study
    Derek B Hennessey
    Department of Surgery, Wexford General Hospital, Wexford, Ireland
    Ann Surg 252:325-9. 2010
    ..Surgical site infection (SSI) is an infection occurring in an incisional wound within 30 days of surgery and significantly effects patient recovery and hospital resources...
  5. ncbi request reprint Out-patient management and non-attendance in the current economic climate. How best to manage our resources?
    D Hennessy
    Institute of Molecular Medicine, Trinity Centre, St James Hospital, James s St, Dublin 8
    Ir Med J 103:80-2. 2010
    ..Consideration may be given to discharging such patients back to their general practitioner after one unexplained non-attendance until other alternatives of follow up are available...
  6. ncbi request reprint Extrahepatic biliary cystadenoma with mesenchymal stroma: a true biliary cystadenoma? A case report
    Derek B Hennessey
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgery, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin, Ireland
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 20:209-11. 2011
    ..We report a case of an extra-hepatic biliary cystadenoma with mesenchymal stroma along with a discussion of current pathological opinion...