Aoife O'Donovan

Summary

Affiliation: University College Dublin
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social support and loneliness in college students: effects on pulse pressure reactivity to acute stress
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:523-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Access to social support in life and in the laboratory: combined impact on cardiovascular reactivity to stress and state anxiety
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Dublin, Ireland
    J Health Psychol 13:1147-56. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation is associated with elevated inflammation in patients with major depressive disorder
    Aoife O'Donovan
    School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Depress Anxiety 30:307-14. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Clinical anxiety, cortisol and interleukin-6: evidence for specificity in emotion-biology relationships
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research, St Vincent s University Hospital, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Brain Behav Immun 24:1074-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Social support and loneliness in college students: effects on pulse pressure reactivity to acute stress
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:523-8. 2007
    ..Socially supportive relationships at university may buffer against psychological stress in students, particularly in those experiencing loneliness...
  2. doi request reprint Access to social support in life and in the laboratory: combined impact on cardiovascular reactivity to stress and state anxiety
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Dublin, Ireland
    J Health Psychol 13:1147-56. 2008
    ..05). Self-reported anxiety post-stressor was significantly higher when functional support was not mentioned (p = .03)...
  3. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation is associated with elevated inflammation in patients with major depressive disorder
    Aoife O'Donovan
    School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Depress Anxiety 30:307-14. 2013
    ..However, greater severity of depression and the medical lethality of suicide attempts could account for such elevated inflammation in suicide attempters and suicide completers...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical anxiety, cortisol and interleukin-6: evidence for specificity in emotion-biology relationships
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research, St Vincent s University Hospital, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Brain Behav Immun 24:1074-7. 2010
    ..Conversely, the groups had equivalent levels of CRP in all analyses. Results are indicative of anxiety-specific effects on inflammatory activity, and highlight a pathway by which anxiety may increase risk for inflammatory diseases...