Frances Shiely

Summary

Affiliation: University College Cork
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trial of a novel plasma gas disinfection system (Radica) to reduce mattress residual bacterial contamination in the acute hospital setting: a preliminary study
    F Shiely
    HRB Clinical Research Facility at UCC, Mercy University Hospital, Grenville Place, Cork, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci . 2016
  2. pmc Age-period-cohort analysis for trends in body mass index in Ireland
    Tao Jiang
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, Room 8, 49, Level 8, Worsley Building, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:889. 2013
  3. pmc Height and weight bias: the influence of time
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork City, Ireland
    PLoS ONE 8:e54386. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive patterns across the lifecourse in the SLAN populations
    F Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork
    Ir Med J 100:435-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Meeting the international adolescent physical activity guidelines: a comparison of objectively measured and self-reported physical activity levels
    F Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork
    Ir Med J 102:15-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Increased sexually transmitted infection incidence in a low risk population: identifying the risk factors
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Public Health 20:207-12. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Expedited partner therapy: a robust intervention
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Ireland
    Sex Transm Dis 37:602-7. 2010
  8. pmc Temporal trends in misclassification patterns of measured and self-report based body mass index categories--findings from three population surveys in Ireland
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Public Health 10:560. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of risk factors for prevalent sexually transmitted infections based on attendees at two genitourinary medicine clinics in Ireland
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health and Clinical Research Facility, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Int J STD AIDS 25:29-39. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Sociodemographic, lifestyle, mental health and dietary factors associated with direction of misreporting of energy intake
    Jennifer E Lutomski
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork, Ireland
    Public Health Nutr 14:532-41. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Trial of a novel plasma gas disinfection system (Radica) to reduce mattress residual bacterial contamination in the acute hospital setting: a preliminary study
    F Shiely
    HRB Clinical Research Facility at UCC, Mercy University Hospital, Grenville Place, Cork, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci . 2016
    ..There is a pressing need to identify more effective methods to prevent cross contamination within the medical environment, given the lack of available treatment strategies...
  2. pmc Age-period-cohort analysis for trends in body mass index in Ireland
    Tao Jiang
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, Room 8, 49, Level 8, Worsley Building, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:889. 2013
    ..In this study we aim to apply partial least squares (PLS) methodology to estimate the separate effects of age, period and cohort on the trends in obesity as measured by body mass index (BMI)...
  3. pmc Height and weight bias: the influence of time
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork City, Ireland
    PLoS ONE 8:e54386. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to establish if self-reported height bias or weight bias, or both, is responsible for the declining sensitivity in the obese category between self-reported and clinically measured BMI...
  4. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive patterns across the lifecourse in the SLAN populations
    F Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork
    Ir Med J 100:435-9. 2007
    ..9% Catholic). There is no relationship between religiosity and sexual activity, or religiosity and use of contraception. We conclude that contraceptive practices have remained stable over time with religious affiliation having no effect...
  5. ncbi request reprint Meeting the international adolescent physical activity guidelines: a comparison of objectively measured and self-reported physical activity levels
    F Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork
    Ir Med J 102:15-9. 2009
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  6. doi request reprint Increased sexually transmitted infection incidence in a low risk population: identifying the risk factors
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Public Health 20:207-12. 2010
    ..Recent literature would suggest that this figure is an underestimation of the true scale of infection. Our objective was to determine the risk factors associated with STI diagnosis in a population with a rapidly increasing STI incidence...
  7. doi request reprint Expedited partner therapy: a robust intervention
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Ireland
    Sex Transm Dis 37:602-7. 2010
    ..The objective of this analysis was to evaluate the consistency of EPT's effect across sociodemographic and behavioral subgroups...
  8. pmc Temporal trends in misclassification patterns of measured and self-report based body mass index categories--findings from three population surveys in Ireland
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Public Health 10:560. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of risk factors for prevalent sexually transmitted infections based on attendees at two genitourinary medicine clinics in Ireland
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health and Clinical Research Facility, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Int J STD AIDS 25:29-39. 2014
    ..Prevention strategies that target youth, bacterial STIs and high-risk behaviour, including sexual, alcohol and drugs, may be effective in reducing STI incidence in Ireland. ..
  10. doi request reprint Sociodemographic, lifestyle, mental health and dietary factors associated with direction of misreporting of energy intake
    Jennifer E Lutomski
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork, Ireland
    Public Health Nutr 14:532-41. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Living longer and feeling better: healthy lifestyle, self-rated health, obesity and depression in Ireland
    Janas Harrington
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Public Health 20:91-5. 2010
    ..However, the effect of adopting these lifestyle behaviours on general health, obesity and mental health is less defined. We examined the combined effect of these behaviours on self-rated health, overweight/obesity and depression...
  12. pmc Application of the UK foresight obesity model in Ireland: the health and economic consequences of projected obesity trends in Ireland
    Laura Keaver
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    PLoS ONE 8:e79827. 2013
    ..The aim of this research is to project disease burden and direct healthcare costs for these conditions in Ireland to 2030 using the established model developed by the Health Forum (UK) for the Foresight: Tackling Obesities project...
  13. doi request reprint Contraceptive choice and acceptability: the future for STI risk in Kelantan, Malaysia
    Frances Shiely
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Int J STD AIDS 25:219-27. 2014
    ..In conclusion, non-interrupted contraceptive methods were preferred. More than 60% would stop using contraception if it interrupted intercourse. From both a public health and infectious disease perspective, this is extremely worrying...
  14. pmc Sexually transmitted infection incidence among adolescents in Ireland
    Martin P Davoren
    PhD Student, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 40:276-82. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence rate and establish risk factors that predict STI occurrence among adolescents in Ireland...
  15. pmc Alcohol consumption among university students in Ireland and the United Kingdom from 2002 to 2014: a systematic review
    Martin P Davoren
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, 4th Floor Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Public Health 16:173. 2016
    ..Levels of consumption are elevated among university students. Thus, this literature review aims to summarise the current research on alcohol consumption among university students in the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom...
  16. pmc Hazardous alcohol consumption among university students in Ireland: a cross-sectional study
    Martin P Davoren
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    BMJ Open 5:e006045. 2015
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  17. pmc Positive mental health and well-being among a third level student population
    Martin P Davoren
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    PLoS ONE 8:e74921. 2013
    ..The aim of this research is to investigate the distribution and determinants of positive mental health and well-being in a large, broadly representative sample of third level students using WEMWBS...
  18. doi request reprint The prevalence of syphilis at childbirth in Ireland: a six-year review
    Jennifer E Lutomski
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre, Cork, Ireland
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 27:1823-5. 2014
    ..Future studies examining the incidence of congenital syphilis as well as patterns in follow-up treatment for the sero-positive mother and her infant are needed to better guide clinical intervention...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictors of self-reported poor mental health at area level in Ireland: a multilevel analysis of deprivation and social capital indicators
    N Fitzsimon
    UCD School of Public Health and Population Science, Woodview House, Belfield, Dublin 4
    Ir Med J 100:suppl 49-52. 2007
    ..046 SE 0.043). Indicators of social capital may reflect well-preserved community networks and support but are not necessarily related to material or social disadvantage...
  20. ncbi request reprint Correlates of increased risk of eating disorders in Irish school children
    C Murrin
    UCD School of Public Health and Population Science, Woodview House, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4
    Ir Med J 100:suppl 40-2. 2007
    ..001). These data indicate psycho-social associations with an important potentially pathological population sub-group of at risk children...