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  • Fouhy, Fiona; Burke, Daniel G.; Harrison, M. J.; Rea, Mary C.; Cotter, Paul D.; O'Sullivan, Orla; Stanton, Catherine; Hill, Colin; Shanahan, Fergus; Plant, Barry J.; Ross, R. Paul (BioMed Central, 2017-03-09)
    Background: Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is an autosomal recessive disease that affects the function of a number of organs, principally the lungs, but also the gastrointestinal tract. The manifestations of cystic fibrosis transmembrane ...
  • Hartigan, Irene; O'Connell, Elizabeth; McCarthy, Geraldine; O'Mahony, Denis (Academic Journals, 2011-02-28)
    Stroke is an intensely individual, complex and life changing experience. Stroke recovery has many dimensions, and perceptions of health status are thought to affect recovery. The purpose of this qualitative study was to ...
  • Hamilton, Hilary J.; Gallagher, Paul F.; O'Mahony, Denis (BioMed Central, 2009-01-28)
    Inappropriate prescribing (IP) in older patients is highly prevalent and is associated with an increased risk of adverse drug events (ADEs), morbidity, mortality and healthcare utilisation. Consequently, IP is a major ...
  • Hamilton, Hilary J.; Gallagher, Paul F.; Ryan, Cristin; Byrne, Stephen; O'Mahony, Denis (American Medical Association (AMA), 2011-06)
    Background: Previous studies have not demonstrated a consistent association between potentially inappropriate medicines (PIMs) in older patients as defined by Beers criteria and avoidable adverse drug events (ADEs). This ...
  • Lee, Spencer A. W.; Sposato, Luciano A.; Hachinski, Vladimir; Cipriano, Lauren E. (BioMed Central, 2017-03-16)
    Background: Accurate and timely diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is important for prompt initiation of treatment in patients with AD and to avoid inappropriate treatment of patients with false-positive diagnoses. ...

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