Shaun T O'Keeffe

Summary

Affiliation: University College Hospital
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of serial Mini-Mental State Examinations to diagnose and monitor delirium in elderly hospital patients
    Shaun T O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Galway Regional Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:867-70. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency with normal ferritin levels in restless legs syndrome
    Shaun T O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park Regional Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Sleep Med 6:281-2. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Secondary causes of restless legs syndrome in older people
    Shaun T O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park Regional Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Age Ageing 34:349-52. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in patients with hereditary hemochromatosis
    Peter Shaughnessy
    Department of Gastroenterology, University College Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Neurology 64:2158. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Advance directives for truth disclosure
    Dominic T Keating
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park Regional Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Chest 128:1037-9. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Orientation to time as a guide to the presence and severity of cognitive impairment in older hospital patients
    Emma O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park University Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:500-4. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Iron status and chronic kidney disease predict restless legs syndrome in an older hospital population
    Colin Quinn
    Departments of Geriatric Medicine, Merlin Park University Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Sleep Med 12:295-301. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint A review of nocturnal leg cramps in older people
    Louise Rabbitt
    Geriatric Medicine, Galway University Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    Age Ageing 45:776-782. 2016
  9. doi request reprint A randomised trial of the effect of different fluid consistencies used in the management of dysphagia on quality of life: a time trade-off study
    Daniel J H Lim
    Geriatric Medicine, Galway University Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    Age Ageing 45:309-12. 2016

Collaborators

  • Daniel J H Lim
  • Louise Rabbitt
  • Eamon C Mulkerrin
  • Emma O'Keeffe
  • Colin Quinn
  • J J Gilmartin
  • Peter Shaughnessy
  • Dominic T Keating
  • Siofra Maire Mulkerrin
  • Mateen Uzbeck
  • Osman Mukhtar
  • Javed Ali
  • Imran Saleem
  • Grainne O'Malley
  • Paul Cotter
  • Kayser Nayeem
  • John Lee

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of serial Mini-Mental State Examinations to diagnose and monitor delirium in elderly hospital patients
    Shaun T O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Galway Regional Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:867-70. 2005
    ..To determine the responsiveness of serial Mini-Mental State Examinations (MMSEs) for the diagnosis and monitoring of delirium in elderly hospital patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency with normal ferritin levels in restless legs syndrome
    Shaun T O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park Regional Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Sleep Med 6:281-2. 2005
    ..Bone marrow examination is helpful when ferritin levels are equivocal...
  3. ncbi request reprint Secondary causes of restless legs syndrome in older people
    Shaun T O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park Regional Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Age Ageing 34:349-52. 2005
    ..Secondary causes of restless legs syndrome (RLS) have been reported to be more common in those with late-onset RLS. However, 'late-onset' in previous studies was defined as onset after 45 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in patients with hereditary hemochromatosis
    Peter Shaughnessy
    Department of Gastroenterology, University College Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Neurology 64:2158. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Advance directives for truth disclosure
    Dominic T Keating
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park Regional Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Chest 128:1037-9. 2005
    ..We examined the value of asking patients about their disclosure preferences at the outset of hospitalization...
  6. doi request reprint Orientation to time as a guide to the presence and severity of cognitive impairment in older hospital patients
    Emma O'Keeffe
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Unit 4, Merlin Park University Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:500-4. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Iron status and chronic kidney disease predict restless legs syndrome in an older hospital population
    Colin Quinn
    Departments of Geriatric Medicine, Merlin Park University Hospital, Galway, Ireland
    Sleep Med 12:295-301. 2011
    ..Serum ferritin often increases with inflammation, and a higher cutoff may be better in those with acute and chronic inflammatory conditions, including those with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A review of nocturnal leg cramps in older people
    Louise Rabbitt
    Geriatric Medicine, Galway University Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    Age Ageing 45:776-782. 2016
    ..Quinine treatment should be restricted to those with severe symptoms, should be subject to regular review and requires discussion of the risks and benefits with patients...
  9. doi request reprint A randomised trial of the effect of different fluid consistencies used in the management of dysphagia on quality of life: a time trade-off study
    Daniel J H Lim
    Geriatric Medicine, Galway University Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
    Age Ageing 45:309-12. 2016
    ..We examined the healthcare utilities, elicited using a time trade-off approach (TTO), from healthcare professionals and non-dysphagic patients, associated with long-term use of thickened fluids...