Sean P Kennelly

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Walking the cognitive "minefield" between high and low blood pressure
    Sean Kennelly
    Tallaght Hospital, Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:609-21. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Knowledge, skills and attitudes of doctors towards assessing cognition in older patients in the emergency department
    Sean P Kennelly
    Department of Medical Gerontology, Tallaght Hospital, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 01, Ireland
    Postgrad Med J 89:137-41. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein E genotype-specific short-term cognitive benefits of treatment with the antihypertensive nilvadipine in Alzheimer's patients--an open-label trial
    Sean Kennelly
    Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:415-22. 2012
  4. pmc Blood pressure and dementia - a comprehensive review
    Sean P Kennelly
    St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Ther Adv Neurol Disord 2:241-60. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Demonstration of safety in Alzheimer's patients for intervention with an anti-hypertensive drug Nilvadipine: results from a 6-week open label study
    S P Kennelly
    St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:1038-45. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Blood pressure and the risk for dementia: a double edged sword
    Sean P Kennelly
    Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Ageing Res Rev 8:61-70. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Walking the cognitive "minefield" between high and low blood pressure
    Sean Kennelly
    Tallaght Hospital, Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:609-21. 2012
    ..Certain antihypertensive compounds have neuroprotective properties that may reduce the risk of AD, independent of their effects on blood pressure...
  2. doi request reprint Knowledge, skills and attitudes of doctors towards assessing cognition in older patients in the emergency department
    Sean P Kennelly
    Department of Medical Gerontology, Tallaght Hospital, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 01, Ireland
    Postgrad Med J 89:137-41. 2013
    ..This study investigated potential reasons underlying this...
  3. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein E genotype-specific short-term cognitive benefits of treatment with the antihypertensive nilvadipine in Alzheimer's patients--an open-label trial
    Sean Kennelly
    Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:415-22. 2012
    ..Evidence suggests that dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers may be useful in preventing and treating Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  4. pmc Blood pressure and dementia - a comprehensive review
    Sean P Kennelly
    St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Ther Adv Neurol Disord 2:241-60. 2009
    ..This implies that certain drugs may have neuroprotective properties separate to their blood pressure lowering capabilities. Recent trials have added to our understanding of these relationships...
  5. doi request reprint Demonstration of safety in Alzheimer's patients for intervention with an anti-hypertensive drug Nilvadipine: results from a 6-week open label study
    S P Kennelly
    St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:1038-45. 2011
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  6. doi request reprint Blood pressure and the risk for dementia: a double edged sword
    Sean P Kennelly
    Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Ageing Res Rev 8:61-70. 2009
    ..A decline in blood pressure in later life may contribute to diminished cerebral perfusion. The subsequent ischaemic state may lead to increased cerebral beta-amyloid accumulation...