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  • Lavan, Amanda H.; Gallagher, Paul F.; O'Mahony, Denis (Dove Medical Press, 2016-06-23)
    The global population of multimorbid older people is growing steadily. Multimorbidity is the principal cause of complex polypharmacy, which in turn is the prime risk factor for inappropriate prescribing and adverse drug ...
  • Abraha, Iosief; Cruz-Jentoft, Alfonso; Soiza, Roy L.; O'Mahony, Denis; Cherubini, Antonio (BMJ Publishing Group, 2015-01-01)
    Introduction: Non-pharmacological therapies for common chronic medical conditions in older patients are underused in clinical practice. We propose a protocol for the assessment of the evidence of non-pharmacological ...
  • O'Mahony, Denis; O'Sullivan, David; Byrne, Stephen; O'Connor, Marie Noelle; Ryan, Cristin; Gallagher, Paul (Oxford University Press, 2014-10-16)
    Purpose: screening tool of older people’s prescriptions (STOPP) and screening tool to alert to right treatment (START) criteria were first published in 2008. Due to an expanding therapeutics evidence base, updating of the ...
  • Timmons, Suzanne; O'Shea, Emma; O'Neill, Desmond; Gallagher, Paul; de Siún, Anna; McArdle, Denise; Gibbons, Patricia; Kennelly, Sean (BioMed Central, 2016-05-31)
    Background: Admission to an acute hospital can be distressing and disorientating for a person with dementia, and is associated with decline in cognitive and functional ability. The objective of this audit was to assess the ...
  • Moran, Carthage; Sheehan, Donal; Shanahan, Fergus (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016-11)
    It is widely known that there have been improvements in patient care and an increased incidence of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) worldwide in recent decades. However, less well known are the phenotypic changes that have ...

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