H J O'Connor

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori and dyspepsia: physicians' attitudes, clinical practice, and prescribing habits
    H J O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, General Hospital, Tullamore, Co Offaly, Ireland
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 16:487-96. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Helicobacter pylori stool antigen (HpSA) test in routine clinical practice--is it patient-friendly?
    K P Cullen
    Department of Biochemistry, General Hospital, Tullamore, Ireland
    Ir Med J 95:305-6. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Proton pump inhibitors: a survey of prescribing in an Irish general hospital
    A Z Mat Saad
    Department of Medicine, Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore, County Offaly, Ireland
    Int J Clin Pract 59:31-4. 2005

Collaborators

  • A Z Mat Saad
  • K P Cullen
  • M M Lobo
  • N Collins
  • B M Broderick
  • B Flynn
  • J Jayaram

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori and dyspepsia: physicians' attitudes, clinical practice, and prescribing habits
    H J O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, General Hospital, Tullamore, Co Offaly, Ireland
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 16:487-96. 2002
    ..Consensus guidelines have been published on the management of Helicobacter pylori infection and it is assumed that these guidelines are adhered to in clinical practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Helicobacter pylori stool antigen (HpSA) test in routine clinical practice--is it patient-friendly?
    K P Cullen
    Department of Biochemistry, General Hospital, Tullamore, Ireland
    Ir Med J 95:305-6. 2002
    ..A potential problem with the HpSA test appears to be patient reluctance about stool handling and this could prove a significant obstacle to patient compliance and the acceptability of the test in everyday clinical practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint Proton pump inhibitors: a survey of prescribing in an Irish general hospital
    A Z Mat Saad
    Department of Medicine, Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore, County Offaly, Ireland
    Int J Clin Pract 59:31-4. 2005
    ..Over 90% of patients were on additional, often multiple, prescribed medications. Our results suggest that PPIs are overprescribed in hospital practice, and there is scope to improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of PPI prescribing...