H M McGee

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Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi Psychosocial outcome assessments for use in cardiac rehabilitation service evaluation: a 10-year systematic review
    H M McGee
    Health Services Research Centre, Department of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin
    Soc Sci Med 48:1373-93. 1999
  2. ncbi Cardiac rehabilitation service provision in Ireland: the Irish Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation survey
    H M McGee
    Department of Cardiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 170:159-62. 2001
  3. ncbi Acute psychological stress decreases plasma tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) and tissue plasminogen activator/plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (tPA/PAI-1) complexes in cardiac patients
    D Hevey
    Department of Cardiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Appl Physiol 83:344-8. 2000
  4. doi What predicts depression in cardiac patients: sociodemographic factors, disease severity or theoretical vulnerabilities?
    F Doyle
    Department of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Psychol Health 26:619-34. 2011
  5. ncbi Increase in observed mental health difficulties one year after acute coronary syndrome: general practitioner survey
    F Doyle
    Department of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St Stephen s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 176:205-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Cardiac rehabilitation services in Ireland: the impact of a coordinated national development strategy
    D Lavin
    Health Services Research Centre, Dept of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 174:33-8. 2005

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Publications6

  1. ncbi Psychosocial outcome assessments for use in cardiac rehabilitation service evaluation: a 10-year systematic review
    H M McGee
    Health Services Research Centre, Department of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin
    Soc Sci Med 48:1373-93. 1999
    ..Formal assessment of these instruments is recommended to inform final recommendations about instrument selection for audit and evaluation purposes in cardiac rehabilitation...
  2. ncbi Cardiac rehabilitation service provision in Ireland: the Irish Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation survey
    H M McGee
    Department of Cardiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 170:159-62. 2001
    ..They provide a baseline from which to address rehabilitation needs and to judge the success of the National Cardiovascular Health Strategy in addressing these needs...
  3. ncbi Acute psychological stress decreases plasma tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) and tissue plasminogen activator/plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (tPA/PAI-1) complexes in cardiac patients
    D Hevey
    Department of Cardiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Appl Physiol 83:344-8. 2000
    ..68, P < 0.05). Relaxation had no significant effect on tPA and tPA/PAI-1 levels. These data suggest that decreased fibrinolysis mediates the relationship between mental stress and atherosclerosis...
  4. doi What predicts depression in cardiac patients: sociodemographic factors, disease severity or theoretical vulnerabilities?
    F Doyle
    Department of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Psychol Health 26:619-34. 2011
    ..The presence of these proximal causes of depression suggests that depression in ACS patients is not simply a result of cardiovascular disease severity...
  5. ncbi Increase in observed mental health difficulties one year after acute coronary syndrome: general practitioner survey
    F Doyle
    Department of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St Stephen s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 176:205-9. 2007
    ..General practitioners (GPs) are often the first to assess mental health difficulties after acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  6. ncbi Cardiac rehabilitation services in Ireland: the impact of a coordinated national development strategy
    D Lavin
    Health Services Research Centre, Dept of Psychology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 174:33-8. 2005
    ..The national Cardiovascular Health Strategy including specific plans for cardiac rehabilitation was launched in Ireland in 1999. A survey of cardiac rehabilitation services was conducted in 2003 to evaluate progress on service provision...