P J Sullivan

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Publications

  1. pmc Saltwater nectotizing fasciitis following coral reef laceration possibly exacerbated by a long-haul flight: a case report
    Ann Maria Byrne
    Department of Orthopaedics, Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Ireland
    Cases J 2:9102. 2009
  2. doi request reprint An assessment of skin preparation in upper limb surgery
    P J Sullivan
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, University College Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 33:513-4. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint An inverting circumferential suture for flexor tenorraphy
    P J Sullivan
    Department of Plastic Surgery, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Hand Surg 16:133-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The optimum length of the Silfverskiöld circumferential cross stitch
    K M Hirpara
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Galway Regional Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 34:651-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical analysis of multistrand repairs with the Silfverskiold peripheral cross-stitch
    K M Hirpara
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Merlin Park Hospital, Dublin Road, Galway, Ireland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:1396-401. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Cyclical ischaemic preconditioning modulates the adaptive immune response in human limb ischaemia-reperfusion injury
    P J Sullivan
    Department of Surgery, Galway University Hospitals National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Br J Surg 96:381-90. 2009

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Publications6

  1. pmc Saltwater nectotizing fasciitis following coral reef laceration possibly exacerbated by a long-haul flight: a case report
    Ann Maria Byrne
    Department of Orthopaedics, Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Ireland
    Cases J 2:9102. 2009
    ..Necrotising fasciits is a rapidly progressive disease characterised by extensive necrosis of the fascia, skin, and subcutaneous tissue, with relative sparing of the underlying muscle...
  2. doi request reprint An assessment of skin preparation in upper limb surgery
    P J Sullivan
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, University College Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 33:513-4. 2008
    ..Surgical experience had little outcome relevance and a 90-second preparation time with either solution was insufficient, with fingers being the sites most commonly missed...
  3. ncbi request reprint An inverting circumferential suture for flexor tenorraphy
    P J Sullivan
    Department of Plastic Surgery, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Hand Surg 16:133-9. 2011
    ..The inverting repair has similar properties to commonly used suturing methods and the conformation creates a smooth inverted repair...
  4. doi request reprint The optimum length of the Silfverskiöld circumferential cross stitch
    K M Hirpara
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Galway Regional Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 34:651-5. 2009
    ..We feel that optimal repair strength is provided using bites 4 mm from the cut tendon ends. Taking bites further from the cut end has no significant benefits and carries the theoretical risk of increasing the work of flexion...
  5. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical analysis of multistrand repairs with the Silfverskiold peripheral cross-stitch
    K M Hirpara
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Merlin Park Hospital, Dublin Road, Galway, Ireland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:1396-401. 2007
    ..We advise the use of the Savage repair, especially in the thumb, and a Cruciate when a Savage is not possible. The Pennington modified Kessler repair should be reserved for multiple tendon injuries...
  6. doi request reprint Cyclical ischaemic preconditioning modulates the adaptive immune response in human limb ischaemia-reperfusion injury
    P J Sullivan
    Department of Surgery, Galway University Hospitals National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Br J Surg 96:381-90. 2009
    ..Ischaemic preconditioning (IPC) modulates RI and the innate immune response. This study examined whether IPC attenuates RI-mediated changes in lymphocyte populations and function following elective surgery...