Mortimer B O'Connor

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Potentially avoidable inpatient nights among warfarin receiving patients; an audit of a single university teaching hospital
    Dónall Forde
    The School of Medicine, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Res Notes 2:41. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Herpes zoster infection, vaccination and immunocompromised rheumatology patients
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Rheumatology, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Rheumatol Int 33:239-40. 2013
  3. pmc An audit of Colposcopy referrals from a GU/STD clinic
    Catherine O'Connor
    Dept of GU STD Medicine, Mid Western Regional Hospital, Limerick, Ireland
    BMC Res Notes 1:24. 2008
  4. pmc Adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV patients in Bangalore, India
    Mary B Cauldbeck
    The School of Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    AIDS Res Ther 6:7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The impact of HSV for inflammatory arthropathy patients
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Rheumatology, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Rheumatol Int 32:489-90. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A study of needle stick injuries among non-consultant hospital doctors in Ireland
    M B O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, South Infirmary, Victoria University Hospital, Old Blackrock Road, Cork, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 180:445-9. 2011
  7. pmc Inflammatory bowel disease, such as Ulcerative colitis, is a risk factor for recurrent thromboembolic events: a case report
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, South Infirmary, Victoria University Hospital, Old Blackrock Road, Cork, Ireland
    Cases J 2:173. 2009
  8. pmc The use of etoricoxib to treat an idiopathic stabbing headache: a case report
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Old Blackrock Road, Cork, Ireland
    J Med Case Rep 1:100. 2007
  9. pmc Takayasu's Arteritis presenting as a dissecting aortic aneurysm history: a case report
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    The Department of Medicine, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Cases J 1:52. 2008
  10. doi request reprint A dog's detection of low blood sugar: a case report
    M B O'Connor
    The Department of Medicine, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 177:155-7. 2008

Collaborators

  • Elizabeth Murphy
  • Catherine O'Connor
  • Mary B Cauldbeck
  • Dónall Forde
  • Robert Bs Laing
  • Gurushanthappa Mamtha
  • Nagendrappa Kotehalappa Praveen Kumar
  • Jean A Saunders
  • V G Mallesh
  • Claire McGoldrick
  • Kadappa Shivappa Satish
  • Bhimasena Rao
  • Oonagh Gilligan
  • Dolores McGrath
  • Ailis Ryan
  • Josephine Clancy
  • Kitty O'Sullivan
  • Mary Traynor
  • Helena Myles

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Potentially avoidable inpatient nights among warfarin receiving patients; an audit of a single university teaching hospital
    Dónall Forde
    The School of Medicine, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Res Notes 2:41. 2009
    ..The extent of this has previously been unknown. Here we aim to calculate the potential number of bed nights which may be saved among those being dose optimized as inpatients and examine associated factors...
  2. doi request reprint Herpes zoster infection, vaccination and immunocompromised rheumatology patients
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Rheumatology, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Rheumatol Int 33:239-40. 2013
    ..In this manuscript, we discuss the nature of this infection along with its potential vaccine especially among rheumatology patients...
  3. pmc An audit of Colposcopy referrals from a GU/STD clinic
    Catherine O'Connor
    Dept of GU STD Medicine, Mid Western Regional Hospital, Limerick, Ireland
    BMC Res Notes 1:24. 2008
    ..66% of Genitourinary/Sexually transmitted disease (GU/STD) clinics' abnormal smears are <25 years. Requests to abandon "opportunistic" screening prompted this GU/STD clinic audit...
  4. pmc Adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV patients in Bangalore, India
    Mary B Cauldbeck
    The School of Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    AIDS Res Ther 6:7. 2009
    ..This study assesses adherence to ARV in HIV positive patients in Bangalore, India, a country where only 10% of those who need therapy are receiving it...
  5. doi request reprint The impact of HSV for inflammatory arthropathy patients
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Rheumatology, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Rheumatol Int 32:489-90. 2012
    ..Here, we highlight the importance of physician awareness of HSV due to its potential impact for rheumatology patients...
  6. doi request reprint A study of needle stick injuries among non-consultant hospital doctors in Ireland
    M B O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, South Infirmary, Victoria University Hospital, Old Blackrock Road, Cork, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 180:445-9. 2011
    ..Needle stick injuries are possibly the main route of acquiring such infections from a non-consultant hospital doctors (NCHDs) perspective. This study examines NCHDs experiences surrounding needle stick injuries...
  7. pmc Inflammatory bowel disease, such as Ulcerative colitis, is a risk factor for recurrent thromboembolic events: a case report
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, South Infirmary, Victoria University Hospital, Old Blackrock Road, Cork, Ireland
    Cases J 2:173. 2009
    ..Extra-intestinal complications also occur and these include Thromboemboli (TE).Thromboembolic disease has a greater incidence and recurrence rate among patients with IBD than the general population...
  8. pmc The use of etoricoxib to treat an idiopathic stabbing headache: a case report
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Old Blackrock Road, Cork, Ireland
    J Med Case Rep 1:100. 2007
    ..In this report we present the full case report of an 88 year old lady with a history of untreated ISH where etoricoxib, a selective COX-2 inhibitor, was used to effectively treat her ISH...
  9. pmc Takayasu's Arteritis presenting as a dissecting aortic aneurysm history: a case report
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    The Department of Medicine, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Cases J 1:52. 2008
    ..With Takayasu's Arteritis being a rare condition and its acute phase presentation often similar to other conditions, diagnosis is often difficult...
  10. doi request reprint A dog's detection of low blood sugar: a case report
    M B O'Connor
    The Department of Medicine, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 177:155-7. 2008
    ..This is the first recorded case of hypoglycaemia in a non-diabetic patient being detected by a dog and also we believe it to be the first report of hypoglycaemia being detected by a dog in this country (Ireland)...
  11. pmc Successful treatment of Takayasu arteritis with rituximab as a first-line immunosuppressant
    Mortimer B O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, Mercy University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    BMJ Case Rep 2017:. 2017
    ..In this publication, we document the case of Takayasu arteritis, in a 39-year-old woman, where rituximab was used in combination with steroids as a first-line agent in the setting of poorly controlled bipolar affective disorder...