Dermot Walsh

Summary

Affiliation: Health Research Board
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. pmc Schizophrenia and quality of life: a one-year follow-up in four EU countries
    Viviane Kovess-Masfety
    MGEN Foundation for Public Health, EA 4069 University of Paris 5, 3, square Max Hymans, 75748 Paris Cedex 15, France
    BMC Psychiatry 6:39. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Coming in from the cold. From psychiatric to general hospital. The Irish experience
    Dermot Walsh
    Health Research Board, Knockmaun House, Lower Mount Street, Dublin, 2, Ireland
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:95-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Obstetric adversity and age at first presentation with schizophrenia: evidence of a dose-response relationship
    Brendan D Kelly
    Stanley Research Unit, Department of Adult Psychiatry, Hospitaller Order of St John of God, Cluain Mhuire Service, Newtownpark Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Psychiatry 161:920-2. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide linkage analysis for the personality trait neuroticism in the Irish affected sib-pair study of alcohol dependence
    Po Hsiu Kuo
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0126, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:463-8. 2007
  5. pmc AKT1 is associated with schizophrenia across multiple symptom dimensions in the Irish study of high density schizophrenia families
    Dawn L Thiselton
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0424, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:449-57. 2008
  6. pmc Genomewide linkage survey of nicotine dependence phenotypes
    Patrick F Sullivan
    Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7264, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:210-6. 2008
  7. pmc MEGF10 association with schizophrenia
    Xiangning Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavior Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:441-8. 2008
  8. pmc Association of ADH and ALDH genes with alcohol dependence in the Irish Affected Sib Pair Study of alcohol dependence (IASPSAD) sample
    Po Hsiu Kuo
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital 138, National Cheng Kung University, Sheng Li Road, Tainan 704, Taiwan
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:785-95. 2008
  9. pmc FBXL21 association with schizophrenia in Irish family and case-control samples
    Xiangning Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavior Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1231-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide scan for modifier loci in schizophrenia
    Ayman H Fanous
    Washington VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:589-95. 2007

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Publications18

  1. pmc Schizophrenia and quality of life: a one-year follow-up in four EU countries
    Viviane Kovess-Masfety
    MGEN Foundation for Public Health, EA 4069 University of Paris 5, 3, square Max Hymans, 75748 Paris Cedex 15, France
    BMC Psychiatry 6:39. 2006
    ..This article systematically monitors the quality of life (QOL) of patients with schizophrenia from seven different sites across four European countries: France, Ireland, Portugal and Spain...
  2. ncbi request reprint Coming in from the cold. From psychiatric to general hospital. The Irish experience
    Dermot Walsh
    Health Research Board, Knockmaun House, Lower Mount Street, Dublin, 2, Ireland
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:95-8. 2006
    ..The place of the general hospital psychiatric unit in psychiatric and general medical care is outlined. Relevant matters of design and management are briefly explored...
  3. ncbi request reprint Obstetric adversity and age at first presentation with schizophrenia: evidence of a dose-response relationship
    Brendan D Kelly
    Stanley Research Unit, Department of Adult Psychiatry, Hospitaller Order of St John of God, Cluain Mhuire Service, Newtownpark Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Psychiatry 161:920-2. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine if a dose-response relationship exists between obstetric adversity and age at first presentation with schizophrenia...
  4. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide linkage analysis for the personality trait neuroticism in the Irish affected sib-pair study of alcohol dependence
    Po Hsiu Kuo
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0126, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:463-8. 2007
    ..These results, together with prior studies, indicate several potential regions for quantitative trait loci for neuroticism that warrant further study...
  5. pmc AKT1 is associated with schizophrenia across multiple symptom dimensions in the Irish study of high density schizophrenia families
    Dawn L Thiselton
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0424, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:449-57. 2008
    ..The AKT1 gene has also been implicated in schizophrenia by association studies and decreased protein expression in the brains of schizophrenic patients...
  6. pmc Genomewide linkage survey of nicotine dependence phenotypes
    Patrick F Sullivan
    Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7264, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:210-6. 2008
    ..We sought to identify genomic regions that might contain etiologically-relevant loci using genomewide univariate and bivariate linkage analyses...
  7. pmc MEGF10 association with schizophrenia
    Xiangning Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavior Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:441-8. 2008
    ..In this study, we carried out independent replication and expression studies of the MEGF10 gene...
  8. pmc Association of ADH and ALDH genes with alcohol dependence in the Irish Affected Sib Pair Study of alcohol dependence (IASPSAD) sample
    Po Hsiu Kuo
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital 138, National Cheng Kung University, Sheng Li Road, Tainan 704, Taiwan
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:785-95. 2008
    ..The present study examined evidence for the association of alcohol metabolism genes with AD in the Irish Affected Sib Pair Study of alcohol dependence...
  9. pmc FBXL21 association with schizophrenia in Irish family and case-control samples
    Xiangning Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavior Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1231-7. 2008
    ..0437) and was overrepresented in the ICCSS (P = 0.0177). For both samples, the associated alleles and haplotypes were identical. These data suggested that FBXL21 may be associated with schizophrenia in the Irish samples...
  10. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide scan for modifier loci in schizophrenia
    Ayman H Fanous
    Washington VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:589-95. 2007
    ..06. We conclude that genes located near 9q33.1 and 14q24.2 may modify the clinical course and severity of schizophrenia. A gene in 6q may affect several clinical features of illness...
  11. ncbi request reprint A joint genomewide linkage analysis of symptoms of alcohol dependence and conduct disorder
    Kenneth S Kendler
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1972-7. 2006
    ..Are the susceptibility genes underlying this peak specific for AD or do they increase risk for externalizing disorders more generally? Can we, in the IASPSAD, replicate prior evidence for linkage to conduct disorder (CD)?..
  12. ncbi request reprint Identification of susceptibility loci for alcohol-related traits in the Irish Affected Sib Pair Study of Alcohol Dependence
    Po Hsiu Kuo
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1807-16. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to identify genomic regions containing susceptibility loci for alcohol-related traits...
  13. ncbi request reprint Professional team's choices of intervention towards problems and needs of patients suffering from schizophrenia across six European countries
    Vivianne Kovess
    Director of Public Health Research Department MGEN, 3 square Max Hymans, 75748 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Eur Psychiatry 20:521-8. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Relationship between a high-risk haplotype in the DTNBP1 (dysbindin) gene and clinical features of schizophrenia
    Ayman H Fanous
    Washington VA Medical Center Georgetown University Medical Center Schizophrenia Research Program, 50 Irving St NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1824-32. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint The Irish Affected Sib Pair Study of Alcohol Dependence: study methodology and validation of diagnosis by interview and family history
    Carol A Prescott
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:417-29. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of genetic substructure in the Irish Study of High-Density Schizophrenia Families
    Patrick F Sullivan
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Genetics, 27599 7264, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 14:187-9. 2004
    ..We found no evidence for the presence of genetic substructure in this sample...
  17. ncbi request reprint Regulator of G-protein signaling 4 (RGS4) gene is associated with schizophrenia in Irish high density families
    Xiangning Chen
    Department of Psychiatry and Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavior Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 129:23-6. 2004
    ..While P values were not corrected for multiple testing because of the clear prior hypothesis, these results could be interpreted as supporting evidence for the association between RGS4 and schizophrenia...
  18. doi request reprint Mental health care institutions in nine European countries, 2002 to 2006
    Stefan Priebe
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    Psychiatr Serv 59:570-3. 2008
    ..This study aimed to establish whether there has been a trend in Europe toward more institutionalized care since 2002...