ICAT Outputs

March 19, 2021

ICAT publications (March 2021)

Recent publications by ICAT Fellows (indicated in bold) Walls GM, Cole AJ, Hanna GG, McAleer JJ. Local control: also a strength of radiotherapy training? R Coll […]
March 19, 2021

ICAT Fellow activities (March 2021)

Media and public engagement activities David Mongan (Cohort 1, RCSI), participated in “Teach me in 10” (Technology Networks), a new video series that challenges scientists to […]
September 1, 2020

Predicting who is likely to develop psychotic disorders with a blood test

ICAT Fellow Dr David Mongan, a trainee in Psychiatry and PhD student at RCSI, has published research in JAMA Psychiatry demonstrating that a biomarker model could […]

ICAT Fellow publications

(updated 19 March 2021)

- Walls GM, Cole AJ, Hanna GG, McAleer JJ. Local control: also a strength of radiotherapy training? R Coll (Clin Oncol) 2021:in press.

- Bethany Wong, Sandra Redmond, Ciara Blaine, Carol-Ann Nugent, Lavanya Saiva, John Buckley, Jim O’Neill. Study of patients with iron deficiency and HF in Ireland: prevalence and treatment budget impact. March 2021, Br J Cardiol 2021;28:14–18, doi:10.5837/bjc.2021.010.

- Townsend L, Dowds J, O'Brien K, Sheill G, Dyer AH, O'Kelly B, Hynes JP, Mooney A, Dunne J, Ni Cheallaigh C, O'Farrelly C, Bourke NM, Conlon N, Martin-Loeches I, Bergin C, Nadarajan P, Bannan C. Persistent Poor Health Post-COVID-19 Is Not Associated with Respiratory Complications or Initial Disease Severity. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Jan 8. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202009-1175OC. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33413026.

- Barrett PM. Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes—A Missed Opportunity to Prevent Chronic Disease? Int J Public Health. 2021 Jan 25. doi.org/10.3389/ijph.2021.582810.

- Bowe AK, Doyle F, Stanistreet D, O’Connell E, Durcan M, Major E, O’Donovan D, Kavanagh P. E-Cigarette-Only and Dual Use among Adolescents in Ireland: Emerging Behaviours with Different Risk Profiles. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021; 18(1):332. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18010332.

- Mongan D, Yin X, Brennan L, Cotter D. Dysregulation of lipid metabolism precedes psychosis… so is psychosis a metabolic disorder? Biological Psychiatry 2021 Feb 1; 89(3):209-211.

- Doherty D, Lavin M, O’Sullivan JM, Ryan K, O’Connell NM, Dougall A, Byrne M, Rafferty M, Doyle MM, Di Paola J, James PD and O’Donnell JS. (2021), Management of elective procedures in low von Willebrand factor patients in the LoVIC study. J Thromb Haemost. https://doi.org/10.1111/jth.15220.

- Walls G, Cole A, McAleer J et al. A Qualitative Assessment of Radiotherapy Training at a UK Regional Cancer Centre. R Coll (Clin Oncol) 2021:in press.

- O’Connor C, O’Connell G, Nic Dhonncha E, Roche L, Quinlan C, Murphy LA, Gleeson C, Bennett M, Bourke J and Murphy M. (2021), Sense and sensibility: an Irish dermatology department in the era of COVID‐19. Clin Exp Dermatol. doi:10.1111/ced.14526.

- Leacy E, Brady G, Conlon N, Scott J, Dunne J, Phelan T, McCormack WJ, Griffin MD, Kennedy A, Verrelli A, Molloy E, O'Sullivan D, Power J, Clarkson M, Zgaga L, O'Saughnessy M, Little MA. Study Protocol for DeCOmPRESS: Defining the Disease Course and Immune Profile of COVID-19 in the Immunosuppressed Patient. HRB Open Research 2021, 4:6, doi.org/10.12688/hrbopenres.13094.1.

- CowhigC*, Scott J*, Dorman AM, Little MA, de Freitas DG. Acute renal allograft failure in a patient with vasculitis. Rheumatology 2021 (In Press). (*joint contributions)

- Turkington RC, Lavery A, Donnelly D, Cairnduff V, McManus DT, Coleman HG. The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Barrett's Esophagus and Esophago-gastric Cancer. Gastroenterology. 2021 Jan 21:S0016-5085(21)00276-6. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2021.01.208. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33513406; PMCID: PMC7837162.

- Lavery A, Blayney JK, Turkington RC. Response to: 'Unified definition of relapse-free survival should be used for evaluating survival benefit in oesophageal adenocarcinoma' by Li. Gut. 2021 Mar;70(3):626. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2020-322096. Epub 2020 Jun 30. PMID: 32606210

- Thompson HA, Mousa A, Dighe A, Fu H, Arnedo-Pena A, Barrett P et al. SARS-CoV-2 setting-specific transmission rates: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Feb 9:ciab100. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab100.

- Barrett S, Simpkin A, Walls G et al. Geometric and Dosimetric Evaluation of a Commercially Available Auto-segmentation Tool for Gross Tumour Volume Delineation in Locally Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: a Feasibility Study. R Coll (Clin Oncol) 2021;33(3):155-162.

- Singh U, Walls G, Hanna G, et al. PET/CT features of lung SABR chest wall toxicity. J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 2021:65:92-94.

- O'Sullivan G, Jacob S, Barrett PM, Gallagher J. Covid-19 presentation among symptomatic healthcare workers in Ireland. Occup Med (Lond). 2021 Feb 15;kqab012. doi: 10.1093/occmed/kqab012.

- Lavery A, Turkington RC. Transcriptomic biomarkers for predicting response to neoadjuvant treatment in oesophageal cancer. Gastroenterol Rep (Oxf). 2021 Jan 8;8(6):411-424. doi: 10.1093/gastro/goaa065. PMID: 33442473; PMCID: PMC7793050

- Evison M, Barrett E, Cheng A, Mulla A, Walls G et al. Predicting the Risk of Disease Recurrence and Death Following Curative-intent Radiotherapy for Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: The Development and Validation of Two Scoring Systems From a Large Multicentre UK Cohort. R Coll (Clin Oncol) 2021;33(3):145-154.

- Anita Lavery, Leanne Stevenson, Damian McManus, Gemma E. Logan, Steven M. Walker, Gera L. Jellema, Sandra Van Schaeybroeck, Pradeep Singh Virdee, Leena Elhussein, Julie Turbitt, Diane Colinson, Zofia Miedzybrodzka, Russell D. Petty, Paul D. Harkin, Richard D. Kennedy, Martin McKinlay Eatock, Mark R. Middleton, Anne L. Thomas, and Richard C. Turkington. Translational analysis of esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) patients treated with oxaliplatin and capecitabine (Xelox) +/- the dual ErbB inhibitor AZD8931 in the DEBIOC study. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2020 38:15_suppl, 4539-4539

- Susai SR, Sabherwal S, Mongan D, Föcking M, Cotter D. Omega-3 Fatty acids in Ultra high-risk psychosis: A systematic review based on functional outcome. Early Intervention in Psychiatry (accepted for publication 2021 Jan 31).

- Kundu S, Gurney M, O'Dwyer M. Generating natural killer cells for adoptive transfer: expanding horizons. Cytotherapy. 2021 Jan 8:S1465-3249(20)30966-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jcyt.2020.12.002. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33431318.

- Benson KA, Murray SL, Senum, SR, Elhassan E, Conlon ET, Kennedy C, Conlon S, Gilbert E, Connaughton D, O'Hara P, Khamis S, Cormican S, Brody LC, Molloy AM, Lynch SA, Casserly L, Griffin MD, Carton R, Yachnin K, Harris PC, Cavalleri GL, Conlon PC. The genetic landscape of polycystic kidney disease in Ireland. Eur J Hum Genet (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41431-020-00806-5.

- Kelly B, Judge C, Bollard SM, Clifford SM, Healy GM, Yeom KW, Lawlor A, Killeen RP. Radiology artificial intelligence, a systematic evaluation of methods (RAISE): a systematic review protocol. Insights into imaging. 2020 Dec;11(1):1-6.

- Gurney M, Stikvoort A, Nolan E, Kirkham-Mccarthy L, Khoruzhenko S, Shivakumar R, Zweegman S, Van De Donk NWCJ, Mutis T, Szegezdi E, et al. CD38 knockout natural killer cells expressing an affinity optimized CD38 chimeric antigen receptor successfully target acute myeloid leukemia with reduced effector cell fratricide. Haematologica 2020, 105, doi:10.3324/haematol.2020.271908.

- Bowe AK, Healy C, Cannon M, Codd MB. Physical activity and emotional-behavioural difficulties in young people: a longitudinal population-based cohort study [published online ahead of print, 2020 Nov 11]. Eur J Public Health. 2020; ckaa182. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckaa182

- Padraic Smith, Anita Lavery, Richard C. Turkington, An overview of acute gastrointestinal side effects of systemic anti-cancer therapy and their management, Best Practice & Research Clinical Gastroenterology, Volumes 48–49, 2020, 101691, ISSN 1521-6918, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpg.2020.101691

- Mongan D, Föcking M, Healy C et al. Development of proteomic prediction models for transition to psychotic disorder in the clinical high-risk state and psychotic experiences in adolescence. JAMA Psychiatry 2020 Aug 26: e202459.

- Loughlin EA, Judge CS, Gorey SE, Costello MM, Murphy RP, Waters RF, Hughes DS, Kenny RA, O'Donnell MJ, Canavan MD. Increased Salt Intake for Orthostatic Intolerance Syndromes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. The American Journal of Medicine. 2020 Dec 1;133(12):1471-8.

- Townsend L, Dyer AH, Jones K, Dunne J, Mooney A, Gaffney F, et al. (2020) Persistent fatigue following SARS-CoV-2 infection is common and independent of severity of initial infection. PLoS ONE 15(11): e0240784. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0240784

- O’Connor C, Gallagher C, Dunphy M, Paul L, and O’Connell M. (2020), Irish patients with psoriasis have poor awareness of their risk of ischemic heart disease and inflammatory bowel disease. Int. J. Dermatol. doi:10.1111/ijd.15213.

- Mongan D, Cannon M, Cotter D. COVID-19, hypercoagulation and what it could mean for patients with psychotic disorders. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 2020 Aug; 88: 9–10.

- Judge C, O'Donnell MJ, Hankey GJ, Rangarajan S, Chin SL, Rao-Melacini P, Ferguson J, Smyth A, Xavier D, Lisheng L, Zhang H. Urinary Sodium and Potassium, and Risk of Ischaemic and Haemorrhagic Stroke (INTERSTROKE): a case-control study. American journal of hypertension. 2020 Nov 17.

- Mongan D, Sabherwal S, Susai SR, Föcking M, Cannon M, Cotter D. Peripheral complement proteins in schizophrenia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of serological studies. Schizophrenia Research 2020 Aug; 222:58-72.

- G Greenfield, S McPherson, J Smith, A Mead, C Harrison, K Mills, MF McMullin. Modification of the Histone Landscape with JAK Inhibition in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms. Cancers 2020 12(9), 2669

- Ward SE, Curley GF, Lavin M, Fogarty H, Karampini E, McEvoy NL, Clarke J, Boylan M, Alalqam R, Worrall AP, Kelly C, de Barra E, Glavey S, Ni Cheallaigh C, Bergin C, Martin-Loeches I, Townsend L, Mallon PW, O'Sullivan JM, O'Donnell JS; Irish COVID-19 Vasculopathy Study (ICVS) Investigators. Von Willebrand factor propeptide in severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): evidence of acute and sustained endothelial cell activation. Br J Haematol. 2020 Dec 16. doi: 10.1111/bjh.17273. PMID: 33326604.

- Mary Kelly, Roisin OConnor, Liam Townsend, et al. Clinical Outcomes and Adverse Drug Events Identified in Patients Treated with Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin. Authorea. May 20, 2020. DOI: 10.22541/au.158999397.71319715

- Murphy R, McGrath E, Nolan A, Smyth A, Canavan M, O'Donnell M, Judge C. The impact of a run-in period on treatment effects in cardiovascular prevention randomised control trials: A protocol for a comprehensive review and meta-analysis. HRB Open Research. 2020 Nov 11;3(82):82.

- O'Connor C, Courtney C, and Murphy M. (2020) Shedding light on the myths of ultraviolet radiation in the Covid-19 pandemic. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology. doi: 10.1111/ced.14456.

- O’Connor C, Jordan E, O’Connell M. (2020). Atypical Stevens-Johnson syndrome caused by pembrolizumab in the treatment of metastatic melanoma – are corticosteroids a safe treatment option? J Dermatol Dermatol Surg, 24:137-9 doi:10.4103/jdds.jdds_73_20.

- Murphy RP, Dennehy KA, Costello MM, Murphy EP, Judge CS, O’Donnell MJ, Canavan MD. Virtual geriatric clinics and the COVID-19 catalyst: a rapid review. Age and ageing. 2020 Nov;49(6):907-14

- Michail, P McCallion, J McGimpsey, A Hindley, G Greenfield, J Feerick, C Arnold, N Cross, R Cuthbert, MF McMullin, M Catherwood. Mutational profiling in suspected triple-negative essential thrombocythaemia using targeted next-generation sequencing in a real-world cohort. Journal of Clinical Pathology 2020.

- Judge C, Hughes D, Canavan M. Replicability of Treatment Effect in Study of Blood Pressure Lowering With Dementia—Reply. Jama. 2020 Oct 13;324(14):1466-7

- Ravikumar, N, & Greenfield, G. (2020). Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency: A Review. International Journal of Medical Students, 8(3), 281-287.

- Martin WP, le Roux CW, Docherty NG. Impact of metabolic surgery on renal injury in pre-clinical models of diabetic kidney disease. Nephron 2020 Dec 2; 1-10. DOI: 10.1159/000511790; PMID: 33264793.

- Costello M, Judge C, O’Donnell MJ, Canavan M. Response to letter: non‐vitamin‐K oral anticoagulants may not significantly reduce the risk of fatal or disabling stroke compared with warfarin. European Journal of Neurology. 2020 Oct;27(10):e56-.

- Martin WP, Tuohy C, Doody A, Jackson S, Canavan RJ, Slattery D, Twomey PJ, McKenna MJ, le Roux CW, Docherty NG. Parallel assessment of albuminuria and plasma sTNFR1 in people with type 2 diabetes and advanced chronic kidney disease provides accurate prognostication of the risks of renal decline and death. Sci Rep. 2020 Sep, 10(1): 14852. PMID: 32908199. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-71684-6.

- Martin WP, Bauer J, Coleman J, Dellatorre-Teixeira L, Reeve JL, Twomey PJ, Docherty NG, O’Riordan A, Watson AJ, le Roux CW, Holian J. Obesity is common in chronic kidney disease and associates with greater antihypertensive usage and proteinuria: evidence from a cross-sectional study in a tertiary nephrology centre. Clin Obes. 2020 Aug, e12402. PMID: 32845571. DOI: 10.1111/cob.12402.

- Martin WP, White J, López-Hernández F, Docherty NG, le Roux CW. Metabolic surgery to treat obesity in diabetic kidney disease, chronic kidney disease, and end-stage kidney disease; what are the unanswered questions? Frontiers in Endocrinology. 2020 April; 11, 289. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2020.00289. PMID: 33013677; PMCID: PMC7462008.

- Martin WP, le Roux CW. Can metabolic surgery be used to improve access to and outcomes of kidney transplantation? Obesity 2020 Dec; 28 (12): 2259. PMID: 33230960; PMCID: PMC7116467; DOI: 10.1002/oby.23052.

- Liam Townsend, Gerry Hughes, Colm Kerr, Mary Kelly, Roisin O’Connor, Eileen Sweeney, Catriona Doyle, Ruth O’Riordan, Ignacio Martin-Loeches, Colm Bergin, Ciaran Bannan, Bacterial pneumonia coinfection and antimicrobial therapy duration in SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infection, JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance, Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2020, dlaa071, https://doi.org/10.1093/jacamr/dlaa071

- Nair M, Martin WP, Zhernovkov V, Fearon N, Elliott JA, Eckhardt HG, McCormack J, Godson C, Brennan EP, Fandriks L, Docherty NG, le Roux CW. Characterisation of the renal cortical transcriptome following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery in experimental diabetic kidney disease. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care 2020 Jul; 8(1): e001113. PMID: 32747384. PMCID: PMC7398104. DOI: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2019-001113.

- Silveira FC, Martin WP, le Roux CW, Ren-Fielding CJ. The impact of chronic kidney disease on perioperative risk and mortality after bariatric surgery. Kidney360 2020 Dec. DOI: https://doi.org/10.34067/KID.0004832020.

- Grannell A, Martin WP, Dehestani B, Al-Najim W, Murphy JC, le Roux CW. Liraglutide does not adversely impact fat-free mass loss. Obesity 2021 Feb. doi: 10.1002/oby.23098.

- Judge C, Murphy RP, Cormican S, Smyth A, O'Halloran M, O'Donnell M. Adaptive design methods in dialysis clinical trials: a systematic review protocol. BMJ Open 2020; 10:e036755. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-036755.

- Barrett PM, McCarthy FP, Evans M, Kublickas M, Perry IJ, Stenvinkel P, Khashan AS, Kublickiene K. Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and the risk of chronic kidney disease: A Swedish registry-based cohort study. PLoS Med. 2020 Aug 14;17(8):e1003255. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003255. eCollection 2020 Aug.

- Barrett PM, Khashan AS, McCarthy FP, Kublickiene K. Adverse pregnancy outcomes and maternal health: Action needed for long-term benefit. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2020 Sep;99(9):1107-1109. doi: 10.1111/aogs.13945.

- Barrett PM, Mullen L, McCarthy T. Enduring psychological impact of childhood cancer on survivors and their families in Ireland: A national qualitative study. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2020 Sep;29(5):e13257. doi: 10.1111/ecc.13257. Epub 2020 Jun 15.

- Barrett PM, Bambury N, Kelly L, Condon R, Crompton J, Sheahan A. Measuring the effectiveness of an automated text messaging active surveillance system for COVID-19 in the south of Ireland, March to April 2020. Euro Surveill. 2020 Jun;25(23):2000972. doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.23.2000972.

- Carey C, O'Donnell K, Davoren M, Quinlan M, Igoe D, Barrett P. Factors associated with lower knowledge of HIV and STI transmission, testing and treatment among MSM in Ireland: findings from the MSM Internet Survey Ireland (MISI) 2015. Sex Transm Infect. 2020 Oct 26:sextrans-2020-054469. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2020-054469.

- Barrett PM, McCarthy FP, Kublickiene K, Cormican S, Judge C, Evans M, Kublickas M, Perry IJ, Stenvinkel P, Khashan AS. Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes and Long-term Maternal Kidney Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Feb 5;3(2):e1920964. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.20964.

- Barrett PM, McCarthy FP, Evans M, Kublickas M, Perry IJ, Stenvinkel P, Khashan AS, Kublickiene K. Stillbirth is associated with increased risk of long-term maternal renal disease: a nationwide cohort study. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2020 Feb 26. pii: S0002-9378(20)30219-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2020.02.03.

- Barrett PM, McCarthy FP, Evans M, Kublickas M, Perry IJ, Stenvinkel P, Kublickiene K, Khashan AS. Risk of long-term renal disease in women with a history of preterm delivery: a population-based cohort study. BMC Medicine 18, 66 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01534-9.

- Bogdanet D, Griffin TP, Bell M. A Rare Case of Infertility: SRY Positive 46, XX Testicular Disorder of Sexual Differentiation., Irish Medical Journal. 2020 Apr 3;(4):60.

- Catherwood MA, McAllister R, McCallion P, McGimpsey JE, Hindley A, Feerick J, Greenfield G, Kennedy P, Benson G, Arnold C, Merron B, McMullin M. A molecular diagnostic algorithm for JAK2 V617F investigations in suspected myeloproliferative neoplasms, Irish Journal of Medical Science. 2020 May;189(2):621-626. doi: 10.1007/s11845-019-02100-w. Epub 2019 Oct 25.

- Cormican S, Kennedy C, Connaughton DM, O'Kelly P, Murray,S, Živná M, Kmoch S, Fennelly NK, Benson KA, Conlon ET, Cavalleri GL, Foley C, Doyle B, Dorman A, Little MA, Lavin P, Kidd K, Bleyer AJ, Conlon PJ. Renal transplant outcomes in patients with autosomal dominant tubulointerstitial kidney disease. Clinical Transplantation (2020); 34(2):e13783. PMID: 31958169.

- Cormican S, Griffin M. Human Monocyte Subset Distinctions and Function: Insights from Gene Expression Analysis. Frontiers in Immunology. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.01070; in press.

- Costello M, Murphy R, Judge C, Ruttledge S, Gorey S, Loughlin E, Hughes D, Nolan A, O'Donnell MJ, Canavan M. Effect of NOACs on Stroke Severity Compared to Warfarin: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. European Journal of Neurology. 2020 Mar;27(3):413-418. doi: 10.1111/ene.14134. Epub 2020 Jan 8.

- Egan AM, Bogdanet D, Griffin TP, Kgosidialwa O, Cervar-Zivkovic M, Dempsey E, Allotey J, Alvarado F, Clarson C, Cooray SD, de Valk HW, Galjaard S, Loeken MR, Maresh MJA, Napoli A, O'Shea PM, Wender-Ozegowska E, van Poppel MNM, Thangaratinam S, Crowther C, Biesty LM, Devane D, Dunne FP, the INSPIRED research group. A core outcome set for studies of gestational diabetes mellitus prevention and treatment Diabetologia, March 2020, DOI https://doi-org.libgate.library.nuigalway.ie/10.1007/s00125-020-05123-6.

- Fogarty H, Doherty D, O’Donnell J. New developments in von Willebrand Disease. May 2020. British Journal of Haematology. DOI: 10.1111/bjh.16681.

- Fogarty H, Townsend L, Ni Cheallaigh C, Bergin C, Martin‐Loeches I, Browne P, Bacon CL, Gaule R, Gillett A, Byrne M, Ryan K, O’Connell N, O’Sullivan JM, Conlon N and O'Donnell JS (2020), COVID19 coagulopathy in Caucasian patients. British Journal of Haematology. doi:10.1111/bjh.16749.

- Greenfield G, McMullin MF. Ruxolitinib: gaining more than intended. Blood 2020 Mar 26;135(13):983-984. doi: 10.1182/blood.2020005135.

- Griffin TP, Joyce CM, Alkanderi S, Blake LM O'Keeffe DT, Bogdanet D, Islam MN, Dennedy MC, Gillan JE, Morrison JJ, O'Brien T, Sayer JA, Bell M, O'Shea PM. Biallelic CYP24A1 variants presenting in pregnancy: clinical/biochemical phenotypes, Endocrine Connections. 2020 May 1. pii: EC-20-0150. doi: 10.1530/EC-20-0150.

- Hughes D*, Judge C*, Murphy R, Loughlin E, Costello M, Whitely W, Bosch J, O’Donnell MJ, Canavan M. Association of Blood Pressure Lowering With Incident Dementia or Cognitive Impairment: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA. 2020;323(19):1934–1944. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.4249 *Joint first author

- Ma DD, Luque-Fernandez MA, Bogdanet D, Desoye G, Dunne F, Halperin JA. Plasma Glycated CD59 Predicts Early Gestational Diabetes and Large for Gestational Age Newborns, The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, dgaa087, https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa087. 18 February 2020.

- Mongan D, Cannon M, Cotter D. COVID-19, hypercoagulation and what it could mean for patients with psychotic disorders. Brain Behav Immun. 2020 Aug;88:9-10. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2020.05.067. Epub 2020 May 29. PMID: 32473945; PMCID: PMC7256555.

- Mongan D, Sabherwal S, Susai SR, Focking M, Cannon M, Cotter D. Peripheral complement proteins in schizophrenia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of serological studies. Schizophrenia Research. 2020 May. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2020.05.036.

- Murray, SL, Dorman, A, Benson, KA, Connaughton, DM, Stapleton, CP, Fennelly, NK, Kennedy, C, McDonnell, CA, Kidd, K, Cormican, SM, Ryan, LA, Lavin, P, Little, MA, Bleyer, A.J., Doyle, B, Cavalleri, GL, Hildebrandt, F, Conlon, PJ. Utility of Genomic Testing after Renal Biopsy. American Journal of Nephrology (2020); 51(1):43-53. PMID: 31822006.

- O'Connor, C, Heffron, C, McGrath, J, O'Shea, S and Bourke, J. Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) pruriginosa associated with recessive homozygous mutations in COL7A1: case report of a rare EB genotype–phenotype. The Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. 2020. doi:10.1111/jdv.16418.

- O’Connor C, Kiely L, O’Riordan A, O’Connell G, Bennett M, O’Shea S et al. A change of climate for climate change: the environmental benefit of specialty outreach clinics, British Medical Journal. 2020; 369:m1410 doi:10.1136/bmj.m1410.

- O’Connor C, Murphy M. Going viral: doctors must tackle fake news in the covid-19 pandemic BMJ 2020; 369 :m1587. doi: 10.1136/bmj.m1587

- Ui Mhaonaigh, A, Coughlan, AM, Dwivedi, A, Hartnett, J, Cabral, J, Moran, B, Brennan, K, Doyle, SL, Hughes, K, Lucey, R, Floudas, A, Fearon, U, McGrath, S, Cormican, S, De Bhailis, A, Molloy, EJ, Brady, G, Little, MA. Low Density Granulocytes in ANCA Vasculitis Are Heterogenous and Hypo-Responsive to Anti-Myeloperoxidase Antibodies. Frontiers in Immunology (2019); 10:2603. PMID: 31781107.

- Walls GM, McConnell L, McAleese J, Murray P, Lynch T, Savage K, Hanna GG, Gonzalez de Castro D. Early circulating tumour DNA kinetics measured by ultra-deep next-generation sequencing during radical radiotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer: a feasibility study. Radiat Oncol. 2020;15(1):132. Published 2020 May 29. doi:10.1186/s13014-020-01583-7.

- McCarthy KN, Pavel A, Garvey AA, Hawke AL, Levins C, Livingstone V, Dempsey EM. Feasibility of non-invasive cardiac output monitoring at birth using electrical bioreactance in term infants. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2020 Dec 3:fetalneonatal-2019-318244. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2019-318244. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33272934

- Walls GM, Hanna GG, Eakin RL, Young L, McAleese J. Re: Mercieca et al. Implementing the Royal College of Radiologists Radiotherapy Target Volume Definition and Peer Review Guidelines: More Still to Do? Clinical Oncology (R Coll Radiol) 2020;32(5):343.

- Walls G, Hanna G, McAleer J. Learning radiotherapy: the state of the art. BMC Medical Education. 2020;20:150.

- Walls G, McAleer J, Hanna G. Perception of modern radiotherapy learning: study protocol for a mixed methods analysis of trainees and trainers at a United Kingdom cancer centre. BMJ Open. 2020;10:e037171. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-037171

- Mongan D, Lynch J, Hanna D, Shannon C, Hamilton S, Potter C, Gorman C, McCambridge O, Morrow R, Mulholland C. Prevalence of self-reported mental disorders in pregnancy and associations with adverse neonatal outcomes: a population-based cross-sectional study. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 19, 412 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-019-2572-4.

- Judge C, Ruttledge S, Murphy R, Loughlin E, Gorey S, Costello M, Nolan A, Ferguson J, Halloran MO, O'Canavan M, O'Donnell MJ. Aspirin for primary prevention of stroke in individuals without cardiovascular disease-A meta-analysis. International Journal of Stroke. 2019 Jun 25:1747493019858780.

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- Bogdanet D, Reddin C, Macken E, Griffin TP, Fhelelboom N, Biesty L, Thangaratinam S, Dempsey E, Crowther C, Galjaard S, Maresh M, Loeken MR, Napoli A, Anastasiou E, Noctor E, de Valk HW, van Poppel MNM, Agostini A, Clarson C, Egan AM, O'Shea PM, Devane D, Dunne FP. Follow-up at 1 year and beyond of women with gestational diabetes treated with insulin and/or oral glucose-lowering agents: a core outcome set using a Delphi survey. Diabetologia. 2019 Nov;62(11):2007-2016. doi: 10.1007/s00125-019-4935-9. Epub 2019 Jul 4.

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