Welcome to the SIVUH Academic Research Publications section


Please see below for information on recent SIVUH Staff Academic Research Publications


Burden of treatment in adult patients with atopic dermatitis.

Nic Dhonncha E, O'Connor C, Cosgrave N, Murphy M.

Dermatol Venereol. 2022 Jun;36(6):e467-e468.



Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome: association with bilateral metachronous seminomas

Kiely LF, O'Connor C, Wakefield C, Fitzgibbon J, Murphy M.

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2022 May 24. 



A qualitative review of misinformation and conspiracy theories in skin cancer

O'Connor C, Rafferty S, Michelle, M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2022 May 5. 



A qualitative analysis of online misinformation and conspiracy theories in psoriasis

Roche D, Murphy M, O'Connor C.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2022 May;47(5):949-952. 



Spotting fake news: a qualitative review of misinformation and conspiracy theories in acne vulgaris

O'Connor C, O'Grady C, Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2022 Apr 18.



Comparison of royal college of pathologists and college of american pathologists definition for positive margins in oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma

Brinkman D, Callanan D, Jawad H, O'Sullivan R, O'Shea R, Dias A, Feeley L, Sheahan P.

Oral Oncology, 2022 April; 127.



Predictive value of postoperative day 1 parathyroid hormone levels for early and late hypocalcaemia after thyroidectomy

Riordan F, Brophy C, Murphy MS, Sheahan P.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2022 Mar 5



Attitudes and advice-giving behaviours of pharmacists in relation to topical corticosteroid use for patients with lichen sclerosus

Nic Dhonncha E, Murphy, M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2022 Jan;47(1):190-192.



Implementation of the Frailty Care Bundle (FCB) to promote mobilisation, nutrition and cognitive engagement in older people in acute care settings: protocol for an implementation science study

Naughton C, Cummins H, de Foubert M, Barry F, McCullagh R, Wills T, Skelton DA, Dahly D, Palmer B, Murphy A, McHugh S, O'Mahony D, Tedesco S, O'Sullivan B.

HRB Open Res 2022, 5:3.



Burden of treatment in vulval lichen sclerosus

O’Grady C, O’Connor C, Al Moosa A., Murphy M, Nic Dhonncha E.

Skin Health Dis. 2022;e125. 



Effectiveness of nurse-led clinics on healthcare delivery: An umbrella review

Connolly C, Cotter P. 

J Clin Nurs. 2021 Dec 30. doi: 10.1111/jocn.16186.



"His first word was 'cream'." The burden of treatment in pediatric atopic dermatitis-A mixed methods study

O'Connor C, Nic Dhonncha E, Murphy M.

Dermatol Ther. 2021 Dec 16:e15273.



Systematic review of interventions targeting fundamental care to reduce hospital-associated decline in older patients

de Foubert M, Cummins H, McCullagh R, Brueton V, Naughton C.

J Adv Nurs. 2021 Dec;77(12):4661-4678.



Scratching the surface: a review of online misinformation and conspiracy theories in atopic dermatitis

O'Connor C, Murphy, M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Dec;46(8):1545-1547. 



The virtual Men's Shed: a pilot of online access to skin cancer education for a high-risk population during the COVID-19 pandemic

Lynch L, O'Connor C, Bennett M, Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Oct 21.



Reactive infectious mucocutaneous eruption in children diagnosed with COVID-19.

Bowe S, O'Connor C, Gleeson C, Murphy M.

Pediatr Dermatol. 2021 Sep 20. doi: 10.1111/pde.14801. Epub ahead of print.



Association between number of parathyroid glands identified during total thyroidectomy and functional parathyroid preservation

Riordan F, Murphy MS, Feeley L, Sheahan P.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2021 Aug 18. doi: 10.1007/s00423-021-02287-6. Epub ahead of print. 



Pharmacists' attitudes and advice giving behaviours in relation to topical corticosteroid use for patients with lichen sclerosus

Nic Dhonncha E, Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Aug 13. Epub ahead of print.



Altered Skin and Gut Microbiome in Hidradenitis Suppurativa

McCarthy S, Barrett M, Kirthi S, Pellanda P, Vlckova K, Tobin AM, Murphy M, Shanahan F, O'Toole PW.

J Invest Dermatol. 2021 Aug 5:S0022-202X(21)01657-2.



Pre-operative testing for SARS-CoV-2 and outcomes in otolaryngology surgery during the pandemic: A multi-center experience

Kavanagh FG, Callanan D, Connolly C, Brinkman D, Fitzgerald C, Elsafty N, Thong G, Hintze J, Barry C, Kinsella J, Timon C, Lennon P, Dias A, O'Brien D, Sheahan P.

Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2021 Jul 5;6(4):773-779.



Every cloud has a silver lining: the environmental benefit of teledermatology during the COVID‐19 pandemic

O'Connell G, O'Connor C, Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Jun 11. doi: 10.1111/ced.14795. Epub ahead of print.



Regional analgesia for lower leg trauma and the risk of acute compartment syndrome: Guideline from the Association of Anaesthetists

Nathanson MH, Harrop-Griffiths W, Aldington DJ, Forward D, Mannion S, Kinnear-Mellor RGM, Miller KL, Ratnayake B, Wiles MD, Wolmarans MR.

Anaesthesia. 2021 Jun 6.



Tissue sealant versus surgical drain following parotidectomy

O’Keeffe N., Brophy C., & Sheahan P.

Surgeon. 2021 Jun 5:S1479-666X(21)00093-7.



Bare necessities? The utility of full skin examination in the COVID-19 era

O'Connor C, Gallagher C, O'Connell M, Bourke J, Murphy M, Bennett M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021; Jun;46(4):720-722.



TikTok™ and dermatology: promises and pearls

Roche L, Nic Dhonncha E, Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Jun;46(4):737-739.



An Irish Department of Genito-Urinary Medicine in the COVID-19 Era

Moriarty D, O'Connor C, Bourke J, Murphy M, Horgan M, Cremin S. 

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2021 Jun;35(6):e353-e354.



A follow-up study of patients with natural rubber latex allergy

Dhonncha EN, McCarthy S, Roche L, Gallagher J, Bourke JF.

Contact Dermatitis. 2021 Jun;84(6):451-452.



Aplasia cutis congenita in dizygotic twin infants

Bowe S, O'Connor C, Kenosi M, Murphy LA.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 May 28. doi: 10.1111/ced.14763. Epub ahead of print.



Cytokeratin 7 and 19 expression in oropharyngeal and oral squamous cell carcinoma

Woods RSR, Callanan D, Jawad H, Molony P, Werner R, Heffron C, Feeley L, Sheahan P.

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2021 May 27. 



Reimbursement systems as a barrier to sunscreen use for organ transplant recipients:

A community pharmacist survey

O'Connell G, O'Connor C, Bourke J, Murphy M.

Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2021 May;37(3):263-265.



Ivermectin in dermatology: why it 'mite' be useless against COVID-19

Roche D, O'Connor C, Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Apr 25:10.1111/ced.14704.



Risk of disease transmission from flexible nasoendoscopy during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic

Kavanagh FG, Connolly C, Farrell E, Callanan D, Brinkman D, Affendi A, Lang E, Sheahan P.

J Laryngol Otol. 2021 Mar;135(3):246-249. 



Sense and sensibility: an Irish dermatology department in the era of COVID-19

O'Connor C, O'Connell G, Nic Dhonncha E, Roche L,Quinlan C, Murphy LA, Gleeson C, Bennett M, Bourke J, Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Mar;46(2): 375-377.



Novel agents for atopic dermatitis in patients over 50 years of age: A case series. 

Kiely L, Bowe S, O'Connor C, Bennett M, Bourke J, Murphy M.

Dermatol Ther. 2021 Mar;34(2):e14890.



Failure Rates for Endotracheal Tube Placement Using Videolaryngoscopy in Patients with a Difficult Airway

O’Mahony C, O’Sullivan MP, McBride I, Mannion S.

Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engineering. 2021; 49(2):1-8.



Harrington rods for periacetabular pathological lesion: is it an option?

Elhassan Y, Guerin J, Harty J.

Ir J Med Sci. 2021 Feb 15.  



Shedding light on the myths of ultraviolet radiation in the COVID-19 pandemic

O'Connor C., Courtney C., Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2021 Jan;46(1):187-188.



Learning new ways of teaching and assessment: the impact of COVID-19 on undergraduate dermatology education

Nic Dhonncha E., Murphy M.

Clin Exp Dermatol.2021 Jan;46(1):170-171.



Use of intraoperative neural monitoring for prognostication of recovery of vocal mobility and reduction of permanent vocal paralysis after thyroidectomy

Thong G, Brophy C, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2021 Jan;43(1):7-14. 



What is in? What is out? Updating the British Society for Cutaneous Allergy facial series.

S Rolls, E Owen, C G Bertram, J F Bourke, D A Buckley, M M U Chowdhury, S M Cooper, S A Ghaffar, C M Gren, T M Hughes, G A Johnston, C M Recklying, D A Tompson, S H Wakelin, M Wilkinson, N M Stone.

Br J Dermatol. 2021 Jan;184(1):151-155.



"Fake News'-5G mobile phones and skin cancer: A global analysis of concerns on social media

Rafferty S, O'Connor C, Murphy M.

Skin Res Technol. 2021 Jan;27(1):113. doi: 10.1111/srt.12912. Epub 2020 Jul 16.



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