- Stroke unit care: recurrence, mortality and institutionalisation rates-a four year follow-up study
Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Mid Western Regional Hospital, Limerick, Ireland
Ir J Med Sci 177:135-9. 2008
..he benefits of stroke unit care in terms of reducing mortality, morbidity and the need for institutional care in the short term are clear. Less evidence exists of its longer term benefits...
- Quality of stroke care at an Irish Regional General Hospital and Stroke Rehabilitation Unit
Department Medicine for the Elderly, Clinical Age Assessment Unit, Mid Western Regional Hospital, Dooradoyle, Limerick, Ireland
Ir J Med Sci 178:19-23. 2009
..Robust international data support the effectiveness of stroke unit (SU) care. Despite this, most stroke care in Ireland are provided outside of this setting. Limited data currently exist on the quality of care provided...
- Impaired endothelial nitric oxide bioavailability: a common link between aging, hypertension, and atherogenesis?
Department of Medical Gerontology, Mid Western Regional Hospital, University of Limerick, Dooradoyle, Ireland
J Am Geriatr Soc 57:140-5. 2009
- The incidence and impact of increased body mass index on maternal and fetal morbidity in the low-risk primigravid population
Rupak K Sarkar
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:879-83. 2007
..To determine the incidence and impact of increased body mass index (BMI) on maternal and fetal morbidity in the low-risk primigravid population...
- Stroke unit care is superior to general rehabilitation unit care
Department of Medicine, Clinical Age Assessment Unit, Mid Western Regional Hospital, Limerick
Ir Med J 99:300-2. 2006
..01). Patient survival at discharge (86% versus 70.4%, p < 0.01), 3 months (84.5% versus. 69.5%, p < 0.01) and 6 months (81% versus. 66%, p < 0.01) post-admission was better among stroke unit patients...
- The Mirena Intrauterine System--reliable contraception for the 21st century
Ir Med J 97:229. 2004
- A survey of induction of labour practice in a primigravida with prolonged pregnancy
Ir Med J 98:218-9. 2005
- Is vaginal breech delivery outdated for all singletons and twins? The current kaleidoscope of obstetric thinking
H Mc Millan
Master s Office, National Maternity Hospital, Holies Street, Dublin
Ir Med J 99:109-11. 2006
..Our study indicates that obstetricians in Ireland consider that there is a role for vaginal breech delivery in selected scenarios...
- Maternal folate status and neural tube defects in Ireland: the need for a national food fortification program
Rotunda Hospital, Parnell St, Dublin
Ir Med J 100:469-72. 2007
..Overall, 30% of mothers had RCF levels below 400 ug/L--a level recommended as the minimum value required for protection. NTD risk occurred most frequently amongst patients with RCF levels between 300 and 400 ng/mL...