Catherine McGorrian

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Affiliation: University College Dublin
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. pmc Use of a highly-sensitive cardiac troponin I assay in a screening population for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a case-referent study
    Catherine M McGorrian
    Department of Cardiology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles St, Dublin 7, Ireland
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:70. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Family-based cardiac screening in relatives of victims of sudden arrhythmic death syndrome
    Catherine McGorrian
    the Heart House, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Europace 15:1050-8. 2013
  3. pmc Family-based associations in measures of psychological distress and quality of life in a cardiac screening clinic for inheritable cardiac diseases: a cross-sectional study
    Catherine McGorrian
    the Heart House, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin 7, Ireland
    BMC Med Genet 14:1. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and risk factors in an indigenous minority population. The All-Ireland Traveller Health Study
    Catherine McGorrian
    UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:1444-53. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The health care experiences of Travellers compared to the general population: the All-Ireland Traveller Health Study
    Catherine McGorrian
    School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, University College Dublin, Ireland
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:173-80. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A global perspective on psychosocial risk factors for cardiovascular disease
    Antoinette Neylon
    Department of Cardiology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 55:574-81. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The Brady Bunch? New evidence for nominative determinism in patients' health: retrospective, population based cohort study
    John J Keaney
    Cardiology Department, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin 7, Ireland
    BMJ 347:f6627. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk age: concepts and practicalities
    Marie Therese Cooney
    Department of Cardiology, Adelaide Meath Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Heart 98:941-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Increased incidence of QT interval prolongation in a population receiving lower doses of methadone maintenance therapy
    Andrew K Roy
    Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Addiction 107:1132-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Detection of high-sensitivity troponin in outpatients with stable pulmonary hypertension identifies a subgroup at higher risk of adverse outcomes
    Andrew K Roy
    Departments of Respiratory Medicine and Cardiology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland Electronic address
    J Card Fail 20:31-7. 2014

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Publications12

  1. pmc Use of a highly-sensitive cardiac troponin I assay in a screening population for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a case-referent study
    Catherine M McGorrian
    Department of Cardiology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles St, Dublin 7, Ireland
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:70. 2013
    ..Cardiac troponin biomarkers have previously been shown to be elevated in HCM. This study examines the new highly-sensitive cardiac troponin I (hsTnI) assay in a HCM screening population...
  2. doi request reprint Family-based cardiac screening in relatives of victims of sudden arrhythmic death syndrome
    Catherine McGorrian
    the Heart House, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Europace 15:1050-8. 2013
    ..Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome (SADS) occurs when a person suffers a sudden, unexpected death, with no cause found at postmortem examination. We aimed to describe the cardiac screening outcomes in a population of relatives of SADS victims..
  3. pmc Family-based associations in measures of psychological distress and quality of life in a cardiac screening clinic for inheritable cardiac diseases: a cross-sectional study
    Catherine McGorrian
    the Heart House, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin 7, Ireland
    BMC Med Genet 14:1. 2013
    ..We sought to examine wellbeing and QoL in a representative group of adults aged 16 and over in a dedicated family cardiac screening clinic...
  4. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and risk factors in an indigenous minority population. The All-Ireland Traveller Health Study
    Catherine McGorrian
    UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:1444-53. 2012
    ..While minority populations worldwide are known to have high rates of risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD), Traveller CVD risk has not previously been defined...
  5. doi request reprint The health care experiences of Travellers compared to the general population: the All-Ireland Traveller Health Study
    Catherine McGorrian
    School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, University College Dublin, Ireland
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:173-80. 2012
    ..Travellers are a minority population in Ireland and Great Britain, who have poorer health status than the general population. This study aims to investigate Traveller health service utilization and experiences of health service quality...
  6. doi request reprint A global perspective on psychosocial risk factors for cardiovascular disease
    Antoinette Neylon
    Department of Cardiology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 55:574-81. 2013
    ..Despite the strength of this association the results from behavioural and pharmacological interventions have not clearly resulted in improved outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint The Brady Bunch? New evidence for nominative determinism in patients' health: retrospective, population based cohort study
    John J Keaney
    Cardiology Department, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin 7, Ireland
    BMJ 347:f6627. 2013
    ..To ascertain whether a name can influence a person's health, by assessing whether people with the surname "Brady" have an increased prevalence of bradycardia...
  8. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk age: concepts and practicalities
    Marie Therese Cooney
    Department of Cardiology, Adelaide Meath Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Heart 98:941-6. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to derive a generic equation for risk age, construct risk age charts, and explore the hypothesis that risk age is similar regardless of the cardiovascular disease (CVD) end point used...
  9. doi request reprint Increased incidence of QT interval prolongation in a population receiving lower doses of methadone maintenance therapy
    Andrew K Roy
    Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Addiction 107:1132-9. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Detection of high-sensitivity troponin in outpatients with stable pulmonary hypertension identifies a subgroup at higher risk of adverse outcomes
    Andrew K Roy
    Departments of Respiratory Medicine and Cardiology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland Electronic address
    J Card Fail 20:31-7. 2014
    ..Less is known about the association of these markers with adverse events in chronic right ventricular dysfunction due to pulmonary hypertension, or whether their measurement may improve risk assessment in the outpatient setting...
  11. doi request reprint A qualitative study of infant feeding decisions among low-income women in the Republic of Ireland
    Emily Shortt
    School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, Woodview House, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Midwifery 29:453-60. 2013
    ..to explore infant feeding decisions among low-income women living in Ireland to gain an in-depth understanding of the factors, which influence breast feeding initiation and continuation...
  12. doi request reprint Sudden cardiac death in 14- to 35-year olds in Ireland from 2005 to 2007: a retrospective registry
    Ronan Margey
    Sudden Cardiac Death in the Young Registry, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Europace 13:1411-8. 2011
    ..Ireland has previously had no measure of the incidence of SCD in young people. We report the incidence and causes of SCD in persons <35 years of age...