Jean Saunders

Director BA, BSc, M.Sc, PhD, FRSS, C.Stat, C.Sci

 
researcher

Biography

1992 ¿ 1995 Research Fellow in School of Social Sciences, University of Greenwich, UK 1995 ¿ October 1998 Research Fellow, Centre for Health Services Studies, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, UK November 1998¿ May 99 Principal Statistician, asru Ltd, Swalecliffe, Kent, UK May 99¿ Feb 01 Statistics Group Manager, asru Ltd, Swalecliffe, Kent,UK Feb 01 ¿ Sept 01 CEO and Statistical Consultant own company CSCS, Kent, UK September 01 ¿ Now Executive Director, Statistical Consulting Unit Department of Mathematics and Statistics University of Limerick, Ireland

Research Interests

Appied Statistics; Medical Statistics. Classification & Regression Trees. Clinical Trials. Algorithms and scores for diagnosis and prognosis. Measurement of health in the population

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2007 'Raman spectroscopy of the human nail: A potential tool for evaluating bone health?'
Towler, M. R. and Wren, A. and Rushe, N. and Saunders, J. and Cummins, N. M. and Jakeman, P. M. (2007) 'Raman spectroscopy of the human nail: A potential tool for evaluating bone health?'. Journal of Materials Science-Materials in Medicine, 18 (5):759-763 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Angiogenin levels and ANG genotypes: dysregulation in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis'
McLaughlin, R. L. and Phukan, J. and McCormack, W. and Lynch, D. S. and Greenway, M. and Cronin, S. and Saunders, J. and Slowik, A. and Tomik, B. and Andersen, P. M. and Bradley, D. G. and Jakeman, P. and Hardiman, O. (2010) 'Angiogenin levels and ANG genotypes: dysregulation in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis'. PLoS One, 5 (11) [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Exercise in the community for people with multiple sclerosis--a follow-up of people with minimal gait impairment'
Garrett, M. and Hogan, N. and Larkin, A. and Saunders, J. and Jakeman, P. and Coote, S. (2013) 'Exercise in the community for people with multiple sclerosis--a follow-up of people with minimal gait impairment'. Mult Scler, 19 (6):790-8 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Exercise in the community for people with minimal gait impairment due to MS: An assessor-blind randomized controlled trial'
Garrett, M. and Hogan, N. and Larkin, A. and Saunders, J. and Jakeman, P. and Coote, S. (2013) 'Exercise in the community for people with minimal gait impairment due to MS: An assessor-blind randomized controlled trial'. Multiple Sclerosis, 19 (6):782-789 [Details]
2013 'A multi-centre retrospective study of rituximab use in the treatment of relapsed or resistant warm autoimmune haemolytic anaemia'
Maung, SW,Leahy, M,O'Leary, HM,Khan, I,Cahill, MR,Gilligan, O,Murphy, P,McPherson, S,Jackson, F,Ryan, M,Hennessy, B,McHugh, J,Goodyer, M,Bacon, L,O'Gorman, P,Nee, A,O'Dwyer, M,Enright, H,Saunders, J,O'Keeffe, D (2013) 'A multi-centre retrospective study of rituximab use in the treatment of relapsed or resistant warm autoimmune haemolytic anaemia'. British Journal Of Haematology, 163 :118-122 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'The prevalence and pathological correlates of orthostatic hypotension and its subtypes when measured using beat-to-beat technology in a sample of older adults living in the community'
Cooke, J,Carew, S,Quinn, C,O'Connor, M,Curtin, J,O'Connor, C,Saunders, J,Humphreys, E,deBurca, S,Clinch, D,Lyons, D (2013) 'The prevalence and pathological correlates of orthostatic hypotension and its subtypes when measured using beat-to-beat technology in a sample of older adults living in the community'. Age and ageing, 42 :709-714 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Exercise in the community for people with minimal gait impairment due to MS: an assessor-blind randomized controlled trial'
Garrett M, Hogan N, Larkin A, Saunders J, Jakeman P, Coote S (2013) 'Exercise in the community for people with minimal gait impairment due to MS: an assessor-blind randomized controlled trial'. Multiple sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England), 19 (6):782-789 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Exercise in the community for people with multiple sclerosis--a follow-up of people with minimal gait impairment'
Garrett M, Hogan N, Larkin A, Saunders J, Jakeman P, Coote S (2013) 'Exercise in the community for people with multiple sclerosis--a follow-up of people with minimal gait impairment'. Multiple sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England), 19 (6):790-798 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'An appraisal of lymph node ratio in colon and rectal cancer: not one size fits all'
Medani, M,Kelly, N,Samaha, G,Duff, G,Healy, V,Mulcahy, E,Condon, E,Waldron, D,Saunders, J,Coffey, JC (2013) 'An appraisal of lymph node ratio in colon and rectal cancer: not one size fits all'. International Journal Of Colorectal Disease, 28 :1377-1384 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Effect of epidural analgesia on change in Mallampati class during labour'
Guru, R,Carere, MD,Diwan, S,Morau, EL,Saunders, J,Shorten, GD (2013) 'Effect of epidural analgesia on change in Mallampati class during labour'. Anaesthesia, 68 :765-769 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Exercise in the community for people with minimal gait impairment due to MS: an assessor-blind randomized controlled trial'
Garrett, M,Hogan, N,Larkin, A,Saunders, J,Jakeman, P,Coote, S (2013) 'Exercise in the community for people with minimal gait impairment due to MS: an assessor-blind randomized controlled trial'. Multiple Sclerosis Journal, 19 :782-789 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Exercise in the community for people with multiple sclerosis - a follow-up of people with minimal gait impairment'
Garrett, M,Hogan, N,Larkin, A,Saunders, J,Jakeman, P,Coote, S (2013) 'Exercise in the community for people with multiple sclerosis - a follow-up of people with minimal gait impairment'. Multiple Sclerosis Journal, 19 :790-798 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Psychosocial INTerventions for Alcohol use among problem drug users (PINTA): protocol for a feasibility study in primary care'
Klimas, J., Anderson, R., Bourke, M., Bury, G., Field, C-A., Kaner, E., Keane, R., Keenan, E., Meagher, D., Murphy, B., O’Gorman4, CSM, O’Toole, T., Saunders, J., Smyth, B., Dunne, C., Cullen, W. (2013) 'Psychosocial INTerventions for Alcohol use among problem drug users (PINTA): protocol for a feasibility study in primary care'. Journal Of Medical Internet Research, [Details]
2014 'Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users (Review)'
Klimas, J., Tobin, H., Field, C.A., O'Gorman, C.S.M., Glynn, L.G., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C., Cullen, W. (2014) 'Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users (Review)'. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 12 [DOI] [Details]
2014 'Food and beverage cues in United Kingdom and Irish children-television programming'
Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., O'Gorman, C.S. (2014) 'Food and beverage cues in United Kingdom and Irish children-television programming'. Archives of disease in childhood, [DOI] [Details]
2014 'Food and beverage cues in UK and Irish children-television programming'
Scully, P,Reid, O,Macken, A,Healy, M,Saunders, J,Leddin, D,Cullen, W,Dunne, C,O'Gorman, CS (2014) 'Food and beverage cues in UK and Irish children-television programming'. Archives of disease in childhood, 99 :979-984 [DOI] [Details]
2014 'THE EFFECT OF BOARDERS ON EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PROCESS FLOW'
Fogarty, E,Saunders, J,Cummins, F (2014) 'THE EFFECT OF BOARDERS ON EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PROCESS FLOW'. Journal Of Emergency Medicine, 46 :706-710 [DOI] [Details]
2014 'Hyoid Bone Tenderness as a Clinical Indicator of Laryngeal Pathology'
O'Rourke, C,Attique, S,Rehman, AU,Saunders, J,Fenton, JE (2014) 'Hyoid Bone Tenderness as a Clinical Indicator of Laryngeal Pathology'. Journal Of Voice, 28 [DOI] [Details]
2015 '‘Dance for people with Parkinson’s Disease: What is the evidence telling us?’'
Shanahan J., Morris ME, Ni Bhriain O., Saunders J. and Clifford AM. (2015) '‘Dance for people with Parkinson’s Disease: What is the evidence telling us?’'. Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 16 (96(1)) [Details]
2015 'Psychosocial Interventions for Problem Alcohol Use in Primary Care Settings (PINTA): Baseline Feasibility Data'
Klimas J, Marie Henihan A, McCombe G, Swan D, Anderson R, Bury G, Dunne C, Keenan E, Saunders J, Shorter GW, Smyth BP, Cullen W. (2015) 'Psychosocial Interventions for Problem Alcohol Use in Primary Care Settings (PINTA): Baseline Feasibility Data'. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 11 (2):97-106 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'OroPress a new wireless tool for measuring oro-lingual pressures: a pilot study in healthy adults'
McCormack, J,Casey, V,Conway, R,Saunders, J,Perry, A (2015) 'OroPress a new wireless tool for measuring oro-lingual pressures: a pilot study in healthy adults'. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation, 12 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2015 'Psychosocial Interventions for Problem Alcohol Use in Primary Care Settings (PINTA): Baseline Feasibility Data'
Klimas, J,Henihan, AM,McCombe, G,Swan, D,Anderson, R,Bury, G,Dunne, C,Keenan, E,Saunders, J,Shorter, GW,Smyth, BP,Cullen, W (2015) 'Psychosocial Interventions for Problem Alcohol Use in Primary Care Settings (PINTA): Baseline Feasibility Data'. Journal Of Dual Diagnosis, 11 :97-106 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2015 'A longitudinal study of delirium phenomenology indicates widespread neural dysfunction'
Leonard, M,Adamis, D,Saunders, J,Trzepacz, P,Meagher, D (2015) 'A longitudinal study of delirium phenomenology indicates widespread neural dysfunction'. Palliative & Supportive Care, 13 :187-196 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Psychosocial Interventions for Problem Alcohol Use in Primary Care Settings (PINTA): Baseline Feasibility Data'
Klimas, J., Henihan, A. M., McCombe, G., Swan, D., Anderson, R., Bury, G., Dunne, C., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Shorter, G. W., Smyth, B. P. and Cullen, W. (2015) 'Psychosocial Interventions for Problem Alcohol Use in Primary Care Settings (PINTA): Baseline Feasibility Data'. Journal Of Dual Diagnosis, 11 (2) [Details]
2015 'Exercise portrayal in children’s television programmes: analysis of United Kingdom and Irish programming'
Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., O'Gorman, C.S. (2015) 'Exercise portrayal in children’s television programmes: analysis of United Kingdom and Irish programming'. Obesity Open Access, 1 (2) [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Predictors of the physical impact of Multiple Sclerosis following community-based, exercise trial'
Kehoe, M,Saunders, J,Jakeman, P,Coote, S (2015) 'Predictors of the physical impact of Multiple Sclerosis following community-based, exercise trial'. Multiple Sclerosis Journal, 21 :590-598 [DOI] [Details]
2015 '‘ Is Irish set dancing feasible for people with Parkinson's disease in Ireland?’'
Shanahan J.,Morris ME, Ni Bhriain O.,Saunders J. and Clifford AM. (2015) '‘ Is Irish set dancing feasible for people with Parkinson's disease in Ireland?’'. Complementary Therapies In Clinical Practice, Volume 21 (1):47-51 [Details]
2015 'An in vivo microdialysis characterization of the transient changes in the interstitial dialysate concentration of metabolites and cytokines in human skeletal muscle in response to insertion of a microdialysis probe'
Carson, B. P. and McCormack, W. G. and Conway, C. and Cooke, J. and Saunders, J. and O'Connor, W. T. and Jakeman, P. M. (2015) 'An in vivo microdialysis characterization of the transient changes in the interstitial dialysate concentration of metabolites and cytokines in human skeletal muscle in response to insertion of a microdialysis probe'. Cytokine, 71 (2):327-33 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Predictors of the physical impact of Multiple Sclerosis following community-based, exercise trial'
Kehoe, M; Saunders, J; Jakeman, P; Coote, S (2015) 'Predictors of the physical impact of Multiple Sclerosis following community-based, exercise trial'. Multiple Sclerosis, 21 (5):580-588 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Food and beverage cues in children’s television programmes: the influence of programme genre'
Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., O’Gorman, CS. (2015) 'Food and beverage cues in children’s television programmes: the influence of programme genre'. Public Health Nutrition, 17 :1-9 [Details]
2015 'An in vivo microdialysis characterization of the transient changes in the interstitial dialysate concentration of metabolites and cytokines in human skeletal muscle in response to insertion of a microdialysis probe'
Carson, BP,McCormack, WG,Conway, C,Cooke, J,Saunders, J,O'Connor, WT,Jakeman, PM (2015) 'An in vivo microdialysis characterization of the transient changes in the interstitial dialysate concentration of metabolites and cytokines in human skeletal muscle in response to insertion of a microdialysis probe'. Cytokine, 71 :327-333 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Predictors of the physical impact of Multiple Sclerosis following community-based, exercise trial'
Kehoe, M. and Saunders, J. and Jakeman, P. and Coote, S. (2015) 'Predictors of the physical impact of Multiple Sclerosis following community-based, exercise trial'. Mult Scler, 21 (5):590-8 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'A study of healthy adults’ oro-lingual swallowing pressures using OroPress'
Manning, M., Casey, V., Conway, R., Saunders, J and Perry, A (2016) 'A study of healthy adults’ oro-lingual swallowing pressures using OroPress'. Dysphagia, [DOI] [Details]
2016 'A study of healthy adults’ oro-lingual swallowing pressures using OroPress'
Manning, M., Casey, V., Conway, R., Saunders, J and Perry, A (2016) 'A study of healthy adults’ oro-lingual swallowing pressures using OroPress'. Dysphagia, [DOI] [Details]
2016 'End-Expiratory Volume and Oxygenation: Targeting PEEP in ARDS Patients'
Casserly, B,McCool, FD,Saunders, J,Selvakumar, N,Levy, MM (2016) 'End-Expiratory Volume and Oxygenation: Targeting PEEP in ARDS Patients'. Lung, 194 :35-41 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Food and beverage cues in children's television programmes: the influence of programme genre'
Scully, P,Reid, O,Macken, A,Healy, M,Saunders, J,Leddin, D,Cullen, W,Dunne, C,O'Gorman, CS (2016) 'Food and beverage cues in children's television programmes: the influence of programme genre'. Public Health Nutrition, 19 :616-624 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2016 'Exercise portrayal in children’s television programmes: analysis of United Kingdom and Irish programming'
Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., O'Gorman, C.S. (2016) 'Exercise portrayal in children’s television programmes: analysis of United Kingdom and Irish programming'. Diabetes Metabolic Syndrome And Obesity-Targets And Therapy, 2016 (9):317-324 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2016 'The management of cellulitis in emergency departments: antibiotic-prescribing practices and adherence to practice guidelines in Ireland'
Quirke, M,Saunders, J,O'Sullivan, R,Wakai, A (2016) 'The management of cellulitis in emergency departments: antibiotic-prescribing practices and adherence to practice guidelines in Ireland'. European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine, 23 :173-178 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Enhancing alcohol screening and brief intervention among patients receiving opiate substitute treatment: Qualitative evaluation of a feasibility study in primary care'
McCombe, G., Leahy, D., Henihan, A.M., Swan, D., Klimas, J., Anderson, R., Bury, G., Dunne, C.P., Keenan, E., Meagher, D., O’Gorman, C., O’Toole, T., Saunders, J., Smyth, B.P., Cullen, W. (2016) 'Enhancing alcohol screening and brief intervention among patients receiving opiate substitute treatment: Qualitative evaluation of a feasibility study in primary care'. Drugs And Alcohol Today, [DOI] [Details]
2016 'A Study of Healthy Adults' Oro-lingual Effort During Swallowing Using OroPress, A New Portable Wireless Measurement Tool'
Manning, M,Casey, V,Conway, R,Saunders, J,Perry, A (2016) 'A Study of Healthy Adults' Oro-lingual Effort During Swallowing Using OroPress, A New Portable Wireless Measurement Tool'. Dysphagia, 31 :442-451 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'TO DANCE OR NOT TO DANCE? A COMPARISON OF BALANCE, PHYSICAL FITNESS AND QUALITY OF LIFE IN OLDER IRISH SET DANCERS AND AGE-MATCHED CONTROLS'
Shanahan, J,Coman, L,Ryan, F,Saunders, J,O'Sullivan, K,Bhriain, ON,Clifford, AM (2016) 'TO DANCE OR NOT TO DANCE? A COMPARISON OF BALANCE, PHYSICAL FITNESS AND QUALITY OF LIFE IN OLDER IRISH SET DANCERS AND AGE-MATCHED CONTROLS'. Age and ageing, 45 :23-23 [Details]
2016 'Abnormal glucose tolerance post-gestational diabetes mellitus as defined by the International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups criteria'
Noctor, E,Crowe, C,Carmody, LA,Saunders, JA,Kirwan, B,O'Dea, A,Gillespie, P,Glynn, LG,McGuire, BE,O'Neill, C,O'Shea, PM,Dunne, FP,ATLANTIC-DIP Investigators (2016) 'Abnormal glucose tolerance post-gestational diabetes mellitus as defined by the International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups criteria'. European Journal Of Endocrinology, 175 :287-297 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Twelve weeks’ progressive resistance training combined with protein supplementation beyond habitual intakes increases upper limb lean tissue mass, muscle strength and extended gait speed in healthy older women'
Francis, P., Mc Cormack, W.G., Toomey, C., Norton, C., Saunders, J., Kerin, E., Lyons M. and Jakeman, P. (2016) 'Twelve weeks’ progressive resistance training combined with protein supplementation beyond habitual intakes increases upper limb lean tissue mass, muscle strength and extended gait speed in healthy older women'. Biogerontology, [Details]
2016 'Enhancing alcohol screening and brief intervention among patients receiving opiate substitute treatment: Qualitative evaluation of a feasibility study in primary care'
McCombe, G., Leahy, D., Henihan, A.M., Swan, D., Klimas, J., Anderson, R., Bury, G., Dunne, C.P., Keenan, E., Meagher, D., O’Gorman, C., O’Toole, T., Saunders, J., Smyth, B.P., Cullen, W. (2016) 'Enhancing alcohol screening and brief intervention among patients receiving opiate substitute treatment: Qualitative evaluation of a feasibility study in primary care'. Drugs And Alcohol Today, 16 (4):258-258 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Feasibility of alcohol screening among patients receiving opioid treatment in primary care'
Henihan, AM,McCombe, G,Klimas, J,Swan, D,Leahy, D,Anderson, R,Bury, G,Dunne, CP,Keenan, E,Lambert, JS,Meagher, D,O'Gorman, C,O'Toole, TP,Saunders, J,Shorter, GW,Smyth, BP,Kaner, E,Cullen, W (2016) 'Feasibility of alcohol screening among patients receiving opioid treatment in primary care'. BMC family practice, 17 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Exercise portrayal in children's television programs: analysis of the UK and Irish programming'
Scully, P,Reid, O,Macken, AP,Healy, M,Saunders, J,Leddin, D,Cullen, W,Dunne, CP,O'Gorman, CS (2016) 'Exercise portrayal in children's television programs: analysis of the UK and Irish programming'. Diabetes Metabolic Syndrome And Obesity-Targets And Therapy, 9 :317-324 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'To dance or not to dance? A comparison of balance, physical fitness and quality of life in older Irish set dancers and age-matched controls'
Shanahan, J,Coman, L,Ryan, F,Saunders, J,O'Sullivan, K,Bhriain, ON,Clifford, AM (2016) 'To dance or not to dance? A comparison of balance, physical fitness and quality of life in older Irish set dancers and age-matched controls'. Public Health, 141 :56-62 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Bed Utilisation in an Irish Regional Paediatric Unit - A Cross-Sectional Study Using the Paediatric Appropriateness Evaluation Protocol (PAEP)'
OhAiseadha, C,Mannix, M,Saunders, J,Philip, RK (2016) 'Bed Utilisation in an Irish Regional Paediatric Unit - A Cross-Sectional Study Using the Paediatric Appropriateness Evaluation Protocol (PAEP)'. International Journal Of Health Policy And Management, 5 :643-652 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Enhancing alcohol screening and brief intervention among people receiving opioid agonist treatment: qualitative study in primary care'
McCombe, G,Henihan, AM,Klimas, J,Swan, D,Leahy, D,Anderson, R,Bury, G,Dunne, C,Keenan, E,Meagher, D,O'Gorman, C,O'Toole, T,Saunders, J,Smyth, BP,Lambert, JS,Kaner, E,Cullen, W (2016) 'Enhancing alcohol screening and brief intervention among people receiving opioid agonist treatment: qualitative study in primary care'. Drugs And Alcohol Today, 16 :247-258 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Protein Supplementation at Breakfast and Lunch for 24 Weeks beyond Habitual Intakes Increases Whole-Body Lean Tissue Mass in Healthy Older Adults'
Norton, C,Toomey, C,McCormack, WG,Francis, P,Saunders, J,Kerin, E,Jakeman, P (2016) 'Protein Supplementation at Breakfast and Lunch for 24 Weeks beyond Habitual Intakes Increases Whole-Body Lean Tissue Mass in Healthy Older Adults'. The Journal of nutrition, 146 :65-69 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Twelve weeks' progressive resistance training combined with protein supplementation beyond habitual intakes increases upper leg lean tissue mass, muscle strength and extended gait speed in healthy older women'
Francis, P,Mc Cormack, W,Toomey, C,Norton, C,Saunders, J,Kerin, E,Lyons, M,Jakeman, P (2017) 'Twelve weeks' progressive resistance training combined with protein supplementation beyond habitual intakes increases upper leg lean tissue mass, muscle strength and extended gait speed in healthy older women'. Biogerontology, 18 :881-891 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2017 'Who accompanies patients to the chronic pain clinic?'
Doltani, D,Imran, A,Saunders, J,Harmon, D (2017) 'Who accompanies patients to the chronic pain clinic?'. Irish journal of medical science, 186 :235-238 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Aquatic Exercise Therapy for People With Parkinson Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial'
Carroll, LM,Volpe, D,Morris, ME,Saunders, J,Clifford, AM (2017) 'Aquatic Exercise Therapy for People With Parkinson Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial'. Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 98 :631-638 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Demographic attributes and knowledge acquisition among graduate-entry medical students'
Finucane, P,Flannery, D,McGrath, D,Saunders, J (2013) 'Demographic attributes and knowledge acquisition among graduate-entry medical students'. Medical teacher, 35 :134-138 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'What are the differences between a literature search, a literature review, a systematic review and a meta-analysis? And why is a systematic review considered to be so good?'
O’Gorman, C.S., Saunders, J., Macken, A.P., Dunne, C., Higgins, M.F. (2013) 'What are the differences between a literature search, a literature review, a systematic review and a meta-analysis? And why is a systematic review considered to be so good?'. Irish medical journal, 106 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'What is a Randomised Controlled Trial?'
O’Gorman, C.S., Saunders, J., Macken, A.P., Dunne, C., Higgins, M.F. (2013) 'What is a Randomised Controlled Trial?'. Irish medical journal, 106 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'Research confuses me: What is the difference between case-control and cohort studies in quantitative research?'
O’Gorman, C.S., Saunders, J., Macken, A.P., Dunne, C., Higgins, M.F. (2013) 'Research confuses me: What is the difference between case-control and cohort studies in quantitative research?'. Irish medical journal, 106 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'What’s the difference between PubMed and MEDLINE? And how do you best search MEDLINE anyway?'
O’Gorman, C.S., Saunders, J., Macken, A.P., Dunne, C., Higgins, M.F. (2013) 'What’s the difference between PubMed and MEDLINE? And how do you best search MEDLINE anyway?'. Irish medical journal, 106 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'Psychosocial INTerventions for Alcohol use among problem drug users (PINTA): protocol for a feasibility study in primary care'
Klimas, J., Anderson, R., Bourke, M., Bury, G., Field, C-A., Kaner, E., Keane, R., Keenan, E., Meagher, D., Murphy, B., O’Gorman4, CSM, O’Toole, T., Saunders, J., Smyth, B., Dunne, C., Cullen, W. (2013) 'Psychosocial INTerventions for Alcohol use among problem drug users (PINTA): protocol for a feasibility study in primary care'. Journal Of Medical Internet Research, 2 (2) [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'An appraisal of the utility or futility of ENT consultant postal questionnaires'
Ryan, S,Saunders, J,Clarke, E,Fenton, JE (2013) 'An appraisal of the utility or futility of ENT consultant postal questionnaires'. European Archives Of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, 270 :1531-1537 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'What’s the difference between common statistical tests?'
O’Gorman, C.S., Saunders, J., Macken, A.P., Dunne, C., Higgins, M.F. (2013) 'What’s the difference between common statistical tests?'. Irish medical journal, 106 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'What is the difference between sensitivity and specificity? Or positive predictive value and negative predictive value? And what’s a ROC if it’s not a type of bird?'
O’Gorman, C.S., Saunders, J., Macken, A.P., Dunne, C., Higgins, M.F. (2013) 'What is the difference between sensitivity and specificity? Or positive predictive value and negative predictive value? And what’s a ROC if it’s not a type of bird?'. Irish medical journal, 106 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'Research confuses me: What is Qualitative Research & what is the difference between grounded theory and phenomenology?'
O’Gorman, C.S., Saunders, J., Macken, A.P., Dunne, C., Higgins, M.F. (2013) 'Research confuses me: What is Qualitative Research & what is the difference between grounded theory and phenomenology?'. Irish medical journal, 106 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
1996 'A Study of Infant Mortality Rates of Wards within Greenwich after allowance for deprivation'
Fox, R; Saunders, JA (1996) 'A Study of Infant Mortality Rates of Wards within Greenwich after allowance for deprivation'. JOURNAL OF HEALTH AND PLACE, 2 (4):229-238 [Details]
1998 'Weighted Census-based Deprivation Indices & their use in small areas'
Saunders, J (1998) 'Weighted Census-based Deprivation Indices & their use in small areas'. JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH MEDICINE, 20 (3):253-260 [Details]
1998 'The use of weighted census based deprivation indices to measure the extent of deprivation in GP practice populations'
Saunders, J (1998) 'The use of weighted census based deprivation indices to measure the extent of deprivation in GP practice populations'. JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH, 20 (3):253-260 [Details]
2001 'Clusters within a general adult population of alcohol abstainers'
Cryer, PC; Saunders, JA; Jenkins, LM; Neale, H; Cook, AC; Peters, TJ (2001) 'Clusters within a general adult population of alcohol abstainers'. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 30 (4):756-765 [Details]
2003 'Cystatin C improves the detection of mild renal dysfunction in older patients'
O'Riordan, SE; Webb, MC; Stowe, HJ; Simpson, DE; Kandarpa, M; Coakley, AJ; Newman, DJ; Saunders, JA; Lamb, EJ (2003) 'Cystatin C improves the detection of mild renal dysfunction in older patients'. ANNALS OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, 40 :648-655 [DOI] [Details]
2004 'Chlamydia trachomatis prevalence in men in the mid-west of Ireland'
Powell, J; O'Connor, C; O'hlarlaithe, M; Saunders, J; de Freitas, J (2004) 'Chlamydia trachomatis prevalence in men in the mid-west of Ireland'. SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS, 80 (5):349-353 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'Premedication for bronchoscopy in older patients: a double-blind comparison of two regimens'
Watts, MR; Geraghty, R; Moore, A; Saunders, J; Swift, CG (2005) 'Premedication for bronchoscopy in older patients: a double-blind comparison of two regimens'. RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, 99 (2):220-226 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'A magnetic resonance imaging-based study of retropubic haematoma after sling procedures: preliminary findings'
Giri, SK; Wallis, F; Drumm, J; Saunders, JA; Flood, HD (2005) 'A magnetic resonance imaging-based study of retropubic haematoma after sling procedures: preliminary findings'. BJU INTERNATIONAL, 96 (7):1067-1071 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'The use of fingernails as a means of assessing bone health: A pilot study'
Pillay, I; Lyons, D; German, MJ; Lawson, NS; Pollock, HM; Saunders, J; Chowdhury, S; Moran, P; Towler, MR (2005) 'The use of fingernails as a means of assessing bone health: A pilot study'. JOURNAL OF WOMENS HEALTH, 14 (4):339-344 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'Sling surgery for stress urinary incontinence: Feasibility and safety of a day-case approach'
Giri, SK; Drumm, J; Saunders, JA; McDonald, J; Flood, HD (2005) 'Sling surgery for stress urinary incontinence: Feasibility and safety of a day-case approach'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, 95 (6):827-832 [Details]
2005 'fDay-case sling surgery for stress urinary incontinence: feasibility and safety'
Giri, SK; Drumm, J; Saunders, JA; McDonald, J; Flood, HD (2005) 'fDay-case sling surgery for stress urinary incontinence: feasibility and safety'. BJU INTERNATIONAL, 95 (6):827-832 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'A review of ENT consultant postal questionnaires'
Ramphul, N; Saunders, J; Ahmed, I; Fenton, JE (2005) 'A review of ENT consultant postal questionnaires'. JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, 119 (3):175-178 [Details]
2006 'Achieving evidence-based prescribing practice in an adult community mental health service'
Moran M., Raju B., Saunders J., Meagher D. (2006) 'Achieving evidence-based prescribing practice in an adult community mental health service'. Psychiatric Bulletin, 30 (2):51-55 [DOI] [Details]
2006 'Diabetes mellitus in Irish general practice: Level of care as reflected by HbA1c values'
O'Connor R., Houghton F., Saunders J., Dobbs F. (2006) 'Diabetes mellitus in Irish general practice: Level of care as reflected by HbA1c values'. European Journal of General Practice, 12 (2):58-65 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'Knowledge and Attitude towards EBM of the Otolaryngology Higher Surgical Trainees in Ireland'
Amin, M; Saunders, J; Fenton, JE (2007) 'Knowledge and Attitude towards EBM of the Otolaryngology Higher Surgical Trainees in Ireland'. CLINICAL OTOLARYNGOLOGY, 32 (2):133-135 [Details]
2007 'Raman spectroscopy of the human nail: A potential tool for evaluating bone health?'
Towler, MR; Wren, A; Rushe, N; Saunders, J; Cummins, NM; Jakeman, PM (2007) 'Raman spectroscopy of the human nail: A potential tool for evaluating bone health?'. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN MEDICINE, 18 (5):759-763 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'Phenomenology of delirium - Assessment of 100 adult cases using standardised measures'
Meagher, DJ; Moran, M; Raju, B; Gibbons, D; Donnelly, S; Saunders, J; Trzepacz, PT (2007) 'Phenomenology of delirium - Assessment of 100 adult cases using standardised measures'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY, 190 :135-141 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'Preliminary work on the development of a novel detection method for osteoporosis'
Moran, P; Towler, MR; Chowdhury, S; Saunders, J; German, MJ; Lawson, NS; Pollock, HM; Pillay, I; Lyons, D (2007) 'Preliminary work on the development of a novel detection method for osteoporosis'. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN MEDICINE, 18 (6):969-974 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'Motor Symptoms and Subtypes in 100 Cases of Delirium vs. Controls'
Saunders, J; Meagher, D; Moran, M; Raju, B; Leonard, M; Donnelly, S; Saunders, J;Trzepacz, P (2007) 'Motor Symptoms and Subtypes in 100 Cases of Delirium vs. Controls'. *, [Details]
2007 'Pilot study of the knowledge and attitude towards evidence based medicine of otolaryngology higher surgical trainees'
Amin, M; Saunders, JA; Fenton, JE (2007) 'Pilot study of the knowledge and attitude towards evidence based medicine of otolaryngology higher surgical trainees'. CLINICAL OTOLARYNGOLOGY, 32 (2):133-135 [DOI] [Details]
2008 'Motor symptoms in 100 patients with delirium versus control subjects: Comparison of subtyping methods'
Meagher, DJ; Moran, M; Raju, B; Gibbons, D; Donnelly, S; Saunders, J; Trzepacz, PT (2008) 'Motor symptoms in 100 patients with delirium versus control subjects: Comparison of subtyping methods'. PSYCHOSOMATICS, 49 (4):300-308 [DOI] [Details]
2008 'Motor Symptoms and Subtypes in 100 Cases of Delirium vs. Controls'
Meagher, D; Moran, M; Raju, B; Leonard, M; Donnelly, S; Saunders, J; Trzepacz, P (2008) 'Motor Symptoms and Subtypes in 100 Cases of Delirium vs. Controls'. *, 20 (2):185-193 [Details]
2008 'Reversibility of delirium in terminally ill patients and predictors of mortality'
Leonard, M; Raju, B; Conroy, M; Donnelly, S; Trzepacz, PT; Saunders, J; Meagher, D (2008) 'Reversibility of delirium in terminally ill patients and predictors of mortality'. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 22 (7):848-854 [DOI] [Details]
2008 'A new data-based motor subtype schema for delirium'
Meagher, D; Moran, M; Raju, B; Leonard, M; Donnelly, S; Saunders, J; Trzepacz, P (2008) 'A new data-based motor subtype schema for delirium'. JOURNAL OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 20 (2):185-193 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'Getting the Balance Right: A randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy and Exercise Interventions for ambulatory people with multiple sclerosis'
Coote, S; Garrett, M; Hogan, N; Larkin, A; Saunders, J (2009) 'Getting the Balance Right: A randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy and Exercise Interventions for ambulatory people with multiple sclerosis'. BMC NEUROLOGY, 9 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'The Preferences for Outpatient Clinic Appointment Reminders Among Rheumatology Patients'
O'Connor, MB; Bond, U; Saunders, JA; Casey, P; Mohammad, A; O'Dwyer, M; Daly, N; Regan, MJ; Phelan, MJ (2009) 'The Preferences for Outpatient Clinic Appointment Reminders Among Rheumatology Patients'. JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, 15 (5):258-259 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'The information-seeking behaviour of paediatricians accessing web-based resources'
Prendiville, TW; Saunders, J; Fitzsimons, J (2009) 'The information-seeking behaviour of paediatricians accessing web-based resources'. ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD, 94 (8):633-635 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'The impact of an acute pain education programme on registered general nurse's knowledge, skills and attitudes of postoperative pain management'
McNamara, MC; Harmon, DC; Saunders, J (2009) 'The impact of an acute pain education programme on registered general nurse's knowledge, skills and attitudes of postoperative pain management'. NURSE EDUCATION IN PRACTICE, [Details]
2009 'Adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV patients in Bangalore, India'
Saunders, J; Cauldbeck, Mary B. O'Connor, Catherine, O'Connor, Mortimer B, Saunders, Jean A., Bhimasena Rao, Mallesh, V G., Nagendrappa Kotehalappa Praveen Kumar, Gurushanthappa Mamtha, McGoldrick, Laing, C; Robert, BS; Satish, KS (2009) 'Adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV patients in Bangalore, India'. *, 6 (7):1742-6405 [Details]
2009 'Getting the Balance Right: A randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy and Exercise Interventions for ambulatory people with Multiple Sclerosis'
Coote, S; Garrett, M; Hogan, N; O'Donnell, M; Larkin, A; Saunders, J (2009) 'Getting the Balance Right: A randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy and Exercise Interventions for ambulatory people with Multiple Sclerosis'. *, 9 (34) [Details]
2009 'Blood Pressure changes in symptomatic Orthostatic Hypotension; it's not how low you go but how fast you fall'
Cooke, J; Carew, S; Costelloe, A; Sheehy, C; Saunders, J; Lyons, D (2009) 'Blood Pressure changes in symptomatic Orthostatic Hypotension; it's not how low you go but how fast you fall'. AMERICAN HEART JOURNAL, [Details]
2009 'Getting the balance right: a randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy and Exercise Interventions for ambulatory people with multiple sclerosis'
Coote S, Garrett M, Hogan N, Larkin A, Saunders J (2009) 'Getting the balance right: a randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy and Exercise Interventions for ambulatory people with multiple sclerosis'. BMC neurology, 9 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'Adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV patients in Bangalore, India'
Cauldbeck M.B., O'Connor C., O'Connor M.B., Saunders J.A., Rao B., Mallesh V.G., Kumar N.K.P., Mamtha G., McGoldrick C., Laing R.B.S., Satish K.S. (2009) 'Adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV patients in Bangalore, India'. AIDS Research and Therapy, 6 (0) [DOI] [Details]
2010 'A comparison of neuropsychiatric and cognitive profiles in delirium, dementia, comorbid delirium-dementia and cognitively intact controls'
Meagher, DJ; Leonard, M; Donnelly, S; Conroy, M; Saunders, J; Trzepacz, PT (2010) 'A comparison of neuropsychiatric and cognitive profiles in delirium, dementia, comorbid delirium-dementia and cognitively intact controls'. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY, 81 (8):876-881 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Angiogenin Levels and ANG Genotypes: Dysregulation in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis'
McLaughlin, RL; Phukan, J; McCormack, W; Lynch, DS; Greenway, M; Cronin, S; Saunders, J; Slowik, A; Tomik, B; Andersen, PM; Bradley, DG; Jakeman, P; Hardiman, O (2010) 'Angiogenin Levels and ANG Genotypes: Dysregulation in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis'. PLOS ONE, 5 (11) [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2010 'Impact of critical social empowerment on psychological empowerment and job satisfaction in nursing and midwifery settings'
Casey, M; Saunders, J; O'Hara, T (2010) 'Impact of critical social empowerment on psychological empowerment and job satisfaction in nursing and midwifery settings'. JOURNAL OF NURSING MANAGEMENT, 18 (1):24-34 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in illicit drug users'
Klimas, J., Field, C.A., Cullen, W., O'Gorman, C.S.M., Glynn, L.G., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., and Dunne, C. (2011) 'Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in illicit drug users'. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), (8) [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Acute medical Assessment Units: An efficient alternative to in-hospital acute medical care'
Watts M., Powys L., Hora C.O., Kinsella S., Saunders J., Reid L., Finucane P. (2011) 'Acute medical Assessment Units: An efficient alternative to in-hospital acute medical care'. Irish Medical Journal, 104 (2) [ULIR Link] [Details]
2012 'A randomized-controlled trial of intensive case management emphasizing the recovery model among patients with severe and enduring mental illness'
O'Brien, S,McFarland, J,Kealy, B,Pullela, A,Saunders, J,Cullen, W,Meagher, D (2012) 'A randomized-controlled trial of intensive case management emphasizing the recovery model among patients with severe and enduring mental illness'. Irish Journal Of Medical Science, 181 :301-308 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users'
Klimas, J; Field, C.-A; Cullen, W; O'Gorman, CSM; Glynn,G; Keenan, E; Saunders, J; Bury, G; Dunne, C; (2012) 'Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users'. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), (11) [DOI] [Details]
2012 'A clinical assessment tool for ultrasound-guided axillary brachial plexus block'
Sultan, SF,Iohom, G,Saunders, J,Shorten, G (2012) 'A clinical assessment tool for ultrasound-guided axillary brachial plexus block'. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, 56 :616-623 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in illicit drug users'
Klimas, J., Field, C.A., Cullen, W., O'Gorman, C.S.M., Glynn, L.G., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C. (2012) 'Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in illicit drug users'. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 2012 (11) [DOI] [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2017 'Food and beverage cues in childrens’ television programmes-The influence of programme genre'
Scully P., Reid O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., O’Gorman, C. (2017) 'Food and beverage cues in childrens’ television programmes-The influence of programme genre' National Institute of Health Sciences Bulletin, 7 (4) . [Details]
2008 'Which outcome measure is most appropriate for a falls prevention programme?'
Cahalan, R; Coote, S; Saunders, J (2008) 'Which outcome measure is most appropriate for a falls prevention programme?' National Institute of Health Sciences Bulletin, 4 (3) :38-39. [ULIR Link] [Details]
2011 'Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in problem drug users: Protocol for a Cochrane Review'
Klimas, J., Field, C. A., Cullen, W., O'Gorman, C., Glynn, L., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C. (2011) 'Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in problem drug users: Protocol for a Cochrane Review' Irish Psychologist, 38 (1) . [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
1992 RSS Young Statisticians Group Conference
Jean Saunders (1992) A comparison of multivariate methods when devising rules for the prognosis of severe head injuries . In: * eds. RSS Young Statisticians Group Conference , 01-SEP-92 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1994 BSA (Medical Sociology Group) Conference
Jean Saunders (1994) Carstairs, Townsend or simply unemployment. Which is the best deprivation indicator? . In: * eds. BSA (Medical Sociology Group) Conference , 01-JAN-94 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1997 BSA (Medical Sociology Group) Conference
Jean Saunders (1997) Health Inequalities, deprivation and access to primary health care ¿ the initial area analyses . In: * eds. BSA (Medical Sociology Group) Conference , 01-JAN-97 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 The Society for Social Medicine Conference
Jean Saunders (1998) The use of weighted census based deprivation indices to measure the extent of deprivation in GP practice populations . In: * eds. The Society for Social Medicine Conference , 01-JUN-98 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 East Kent Health Authority Conference
Jean Saunders (1998) Tackling Inequalities in Health . In: * eds. East Kent Health Authority Conference , 01-JAN-98 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 RSS Conference
Jean Saunders (1998) The use of weighted census based deprivation indices in small areas . In: * eds. RSS Conference , 01-JAN-98 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 Irish and UK Gerontological Society Conferences
M Watts, A Moore, R Geraghty, J Saunders, C G Swift (2004) Nebulised lignocaine reduces total dose of topical lignocaine required in older people undergoing flexible Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy . In: * eds. Irish and UK Gerontological Society Conferences , 01-JUN-04 - 01-JUN-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 Irish and UK Gerontological Societies
M Watts, A Moore, R Geraghty, J Saunders, C G Swift (2004) A double blind randomised placebo-controlled comparison of two premedication regimens in older people undergoing flexible Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy . In: * eds. Irish and UK Gerontological Societies , 01-JUL-04 - 01-JUL-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2005 Association of University Depts of General Practice
O'Connor R; Houghton F; Saunders J; Dobbs F (2005) Diabetes Mellitus in Irish General Practice; level of care as reflected by HbA1c values . In: * eds. Association of University Depts of General Practice , 20-FEB-05 - 22-FEB-05 , pp.*-* [Details]
2012 (HIACE) Study. 2012
Cooke J, Carey S, Humphries E, O’Connor C, Ryan C, Saunders J, O’Connor M, Clinch D, Finucane P, deBurca S, Lyons D. (2012) Orthostatic blood pressure decay measured with Finometer technology cannot be used to predict participants’ subjective assessment of health status: the Health Inequalities and Ageing in the Community Evaluation (HIACE) Study. 2012 [Details]
2013 A longer stay for the kissing disease: epidemiology of bacterial tonsillitis and infectious mononucleosis over a 20-year period
Lennon, P,Saunders, J,Fenton, JE (2013) JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY A longer stay for the kissing disease: epidemiology of bacterial tonsillitis and infectious mononucleosis over a 20-year period , pp.187-191 [DOI] [Details]
2015 COMET-V Annual meeting, 20 May, Calgary, Canada
Klimas, J., Tobin, H., Field, C.A., O'Gorman, C.S., Glynn, L.G., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C., Cullen, W. (2015) Reducing drinking in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users: An impact story COMET-V Annual meeting, 20 May, Calgary, Canada [Details]
2015 Addiction Health Services Research, Navigating a Changing Healthcare Landscape. Los Angeles, CA, USA
McCombe, G., Henihan, A.M., Klimas, J., Swan, D., Leahy, D., Anderson, R., Bury, G., Dunne, C., Keenan, E., Lambert, J., Meagher, D., O’ Gorman, C., O'Toole, T., Saunders, J., Smyth, B.P., Kaner, E., Cullen, W. (2015) Enhancing alcohol screening and brief intervention among people receiving opioid agonist treatment: Qualitative study in primary care Addiction Health Services Research, Navigating a Changing Healthcare Landscape. Los Angeles, CA, USA [Details]
2015 St Paul's Hospital 2nd Annual Research Day in addiction medicine. Vancouver, BC, Canada
Klimas, J., Tobin, H., Field, C.A., O'Gorman, C.S., Glynn, L.G., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C., Cullen, W. (2015) Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users St Paul's Hospital 2nd Annual Research Day in addiction medicine. Vancouver, BC, Canada [Details]
2015 Canadian Cochrane Symposium, 21-22 May, Calgary, Canada
Klimas, J., Tobin, H., Field, C.A., O'Gorman, C.S., Glynn, L.G., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C., Cullen, W. (2015) Reducing drinking in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users: An impact story Canadian Cochrane Symposium, 21-22 May, Calgary, Canada [Details]
2015 BSRA Annual Scientific Meeting
Francis, P., Mc Cormack, W., Toomey, C., Norton, C., Saunders, J., Kerrins, E., Lyons M. & Jakeman, P. (2015) Progressive Resistance Training Combined with Adequate Protein Intake Increases Lean Tissue Mass, Strength and Performance in Healthy 50 – 70y Women BSRA Annual Scientific Meeting London, [Details]
2017 HSE West-MidWest Nursign and Midwifery Research and Innovation Conference 2017
Howard J, Killeen S, Saunders J, Murphy F (2017) 'Staying alive': maintaining exercise and lifestyle changes 2 years post completion of a phase 3 cardiac rehabilitation programme HSE West-MidWest Nursign and Midwifery Research and Innovation Conference 2017 [Details]
2004 Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress
Towler M.R., Moran P., Chowdhury S., German M.J., Lawson N.S., Pollock H.M., Saunders J., Pillay I., Lyons D. (2004) Preliminary work on the development of a novel detection method for osteoporosis Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress , pp.1242-0 [Details]
2007 The 21st European Conference on Biomaterials
Cummins, NM; Towler, MR; Wren, AW; Rushe, N; Saunders, J; Jakeman, PM; Carroll, P; Murphy, N; (2007) Raman spectroscopy of keratin: A comparison with other methods of evaluating bone health The 21st European Conference on Biomaterials [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
2016 Annual Study Day of the IASLT Dysphagia Special Interest Group,
Manning M, Casey V, Conway R, Saunders J, Perry A. (2016) Measuring tongue pressure during swallowing using OroPress: A normative study. [Invited Oral Presentation], Annual Study Day of the IASLT Dysphagia Special Interest Group, Trinity College Dublin , 06-OCT-16 - 06-OCT-16 [Details]

Abstract

  Year Publication
2011 16th Annual Meeting of UK and Ireland Contributors to The Cochrane Collaboration Belfast.
Klimas, J, Field, C. A., Cullen, W, O'Gorman, C. S. M., Glynn, L, Keenan, E, Saunders, J, Bury, G, Dunne, C (2011) 16th Annual Meeting of UK and Ireland Contributors to The Cochrane Collaboration Belfast. Abstract [Details]
2012 Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users.
Klimas, J., Field, C.A., Cullen, W., O'Gorman, C.S.M., Glynn, L., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C. (2012) Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users. Abstract [ULIR Link] [Details]
2012 Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in illicit drug users: Early results of a cochrane review.
Klimas, J., Field, C.A., Cullen, W., O'Gorman, C.S.M., Glynn, L., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G., Dunne, C. (2012) Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in illicit drug users: Early results of a cochrane review. Abstract [Details]

Magazine Article

  Year Publication
2010 AND THE WINNER IS ... -A SCORING SYSTEM FOR GRADING SURGICAL ORAL PRESENTATIONS.
Fennessy, BG,Saunders, J,Fenton, JE (2010) AND THE WINNER IS ... -A SCORING SYSTEM FOR GRADING SURGICAL ORAL PRESENTATIONS. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2010 Measuring the severity and impact on quality of life of infants with atopic dermatitis in a dedicated clinic.
Ahmad, K,Saunders, J,Ramsay, BCP (2010) Measuring the severity and impact on quality of life of infants with atopic dermatitis in a dedicated clinic. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 First Laparoscopy or Active Observation in Acute Non-Specific Abdominal Pain 'The FLO Trial'.
Healy, D,Moloney, MC,Saunders, J,Grace, P,Kavanagh, E,Burke, P,Kinsella, S,Walsh, S (2013) First Laparoscopy or Active Observation in Acute Non-Specific Abdominal Pain 'The FLO Trial'. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 Does the Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) Correlate with Age in a Community Dwelling Population?.
Ramlaul, N,O'Malley, G,Lyons, D,Peters, C,O'Connor, M,Cooke, J,Walsh, T,O'Connor, C,Curtain, J,Humphreys, E,deBurca, S,Saunders, J,O'Connor, M,Peters, C,Lyons, D (2013) Does the Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) Correlate with Age in a Community Dwelling Population?. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 Mass Syncope: Comparing Rates of Orthostatic Hypotension Between Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Groups in a Mass Going Population.
Counihan, E,Flynn, C,O'Malley, G,O'Hanlon, S,Lyons, D,Peters, C,O'Connor, M,Cooke, J,Walsh, T,O'Connor, C,Curtain, J,Humphreys, E,deBurca, S,Saunders, J (2013) Mass Syncope: Comparing Rates of Orthostatic Hypotension Between Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Groups in a Mass Going Population. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 An Assessment of the Impact of Age and Socio-Economic Group on Subjective Health.
Deepika, D,O'Malley, G,Humphreys, E,de Burca, S,Saunders, J,Cooke, J,Walsh, T,Curtain, J,O'Connor, C,Peters, C,O'Connor, M,Lyons, D (2013) An Assessment of the Impact of Age and Socio-Economic Group on Subjective Health. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 Measurement of the cerebral autoregulatory index (CARI) may be useful in identifying a subgroup of patients with Orthostatic Hypotension at greater risk of cerebral hypoperfusion & ischaemia.
Cooke, J,Deegan, B,O'Connor, C,Ryan, S,Saunders, J,Finucane, P,O'Connor, M,Quinn, C,Lyons, D (2013) Measurement of the cerebral autoregulatory index (CARI) may be useful in identifying a subgroup of patients with Orthostatic Hypotension at greater risk of cerebral hypoperfusion & ischaemia. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 Test-retest reliability of four sensory assessment scales for people with multiple sclerosis.
Uszynski, M,Saunders, J,Donnelly, A,Coote, S (2013) Test-retest reliability of four sensory assessment scales for people with multiple sclerosis. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 The inter-rater reliability of four sensory assessment scales for people with multiple sclerosis.
Uszynski, M,Saunders, J,Donnelly, A,Coote, S (2013) The inter-rater reliability of four sensory assessment scales for people with multiple sclerosis. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 A Comparison of Vitamin B12 Deficiency in Stroke Patients Vs Healthy Older Adults.
Gaffney, C,O'Malley, G,Shanahan, E,McCarthy, D,Soondron, R,Ramlaul, N,Cooke, J,Walsh, T,O'Connor, C,Curtain, J,Humphreys, E,de Burca, S,Saunders, J,O'Connor, M,Peters, C,Lyons, D (2013) A Comparison of Vitamin B12 Deficiency in Stroke Patients Vs Healthy Older Adults. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2014 Determing the Lung Clearance Index of Children with Cystic Fibrosis, Aged 4-16 Versus Healthy Subjects in an Irish Setting.
Keane, L,Linnane, B,Saunders, J,Zeugolis, D (2014) Determing the Lung Clearance Index of Children with Cystic Fibrosis, Aged 4-16 Versus Healthy Subjects in an Irish Setting. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2014 The Effectiveness of an Outpatient Multidisciplinary Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme on Physical Fitness, Psychological Wellbeing and Self-Management of Respiratory Symptoms in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
Quinn, CM,Dervan, M,McInerney, C,O'Brien, A,O'Shea, N,Carty, G,Saunders, J (2014) The Effectiveness of an Outpatient Multidisciplinary Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme on Physical Fitness, Psychological Wellbeing and Self-Management of Respiratory Symptoms in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Meeting Abstract [Details]
2014 Is Low Skeletal Muscle Mass Synonymous with Sarcopenia?.
Leung, E,O'Sullivan, F,O'Connor, M,Lyons, D,Peters, C,O'Malley, G,Saunders, J,Humphreys, E (2014) Is Low Skeletal Muscle Mass Synonymous with Sarcopenia?. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2014 National vs international patients with gestational diabetes: differing metabolic profiles and C section rates.
O'Hare, JA,Slevin, J,Saunders, J,Moloney, Y (2014) National vs international patients with gestational diabetes: differing metabolic profiles and C section rates. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2014 A Cross-Sectional Assessment of Vascular Health and Orthostatic Blood Pressure Fluctuation in Older Adults without Vascular Comorbidity.
Cooke, J,Carew, S,O'Connor, M,Peters, C,Quinn, C,Sheehy, C,Costelloe, A,Saunders, J,Finucane, P,Lyons, D (2014) A Cross-Sectional Assessment of Vascular Health and Orthostatic Blood Pressure Fluctuation in Older Adults without Vascular Comorbidity. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2014 Is Short-Duration Orthostatic BP Decay in Asymptomatic Older Adults Associated with Cerebral Hypoperfusion?.
Cooke, J,Carew, S,O'Sullivan, F,Quinn, C,O'Connor, C,Condon, O,Saunders, J,Finucane, P,Lyons, D (2014) Is Short-Duration Orthostatic BP Decay in Asymptomatic Older Adults Associated with Cerebral Hypoperfusion?. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2015 Reducing drinking in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users: an impact story.
Klimas, J,Tobin, H,Field, CA,O'Gorman, CSM,Glynn, LG,Keenan, E,Saunders, J,Bury, G,Dunne, C,Cullen, W (2015) Reducing drinking in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users: an impact story. Meeting Abstract [DOI] [Details]
2015 Rivaroxaban vs. vitamin k antagonist in provoked deep venous thrombosis - which treatment is better for the patient?.
Groarke, E,Courtney, W,Conway, J,Conway, E,Bourke, D,Saunders, J,Watts, M,O'Keeffe, D (2015) Rivaroxaban vs. vitamin k antagonist in provoked deep venous thrombosis - which treatment is better for the patient?. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2017 REHABILITATION FOR ACUTELY UNWELL OLDER PATIENTS: HOW WELL DOES IT WORK?.
Delos Reyes, J,Mullen, D,Long, M,Saunders, J,Lyons, D,O'Connor, M,Peters, C (2017) REHABILITATION FOR ACUTELY UNWELL OLDER PATIENTS: HOW WELL DOES IT WORK?. Meeting Abstract [DOI] [Details]
2017 Clinical outcomes of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLD) in lung allograft recipients - the 11 year experience in Ireland.
Almadani, A,Ping, M,Deenadayalu, A,Saunders, J,O'Brien, A (2017) Clinical outcomes of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLD) in lung allograft recipients - the 11 year experience in Ireland. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2011 Diabetic patients rank health professionals highest for information resources and guidance.
Tsang, V,Saunders, J,O'Hare, JA (2011) Diabetic patients rank health professionals highest for information resources and guidance. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2012 Orthostatic Blood Pressure Decay Measured with Finometer Technology Cannot be Used to Predict Participants' Subjective Assessment of Health Status: The Health Inequalities and Ageing in the Community Evaluation (HIACE) Study.
Cooke, J,Carew, S,Humphries, E,O'Connor, C,Ryan, C,Saunders, J,O'Connor, M,Clinch, D,Finucane, P,deBurca, S,Lyons, D (2012) Orthostatic Blood Pressure Decay Measured with Finometer Technology Cannot be Used to Predict Participants' Subjective Assessment of Health Status: The Health Inequalities and Ageing in the Community Evaluation (HIACE) Study. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 Effect of face masks on development of meningitis post neuraxial blockade-a controlled blinded study.
Lavalle, A,Hegarty, A,Biswas, A,Saunders, J,Connell, NO,Riain, SO (2013) Effect of face masks on development of meningitis post neuraxial blockade-a controlled blinded study. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2013 Lymph node ratio in colorectal cancer.
Medani, M,Kelly, N,Samaha, G,Duff, G,Healy, V,Mulcahy, E,Condon, E,Waldron, D,Saunders, J,Coffey, JC (2013) Lymph node ratio in colorectal cancer. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2004 The use of fingernail as a means of assessing bone health: A pilot study.
Pillay, I; Lyons, D; German, MJ; Lawson, NS; Pollock, HM; Saunders, J; Chowdhury, S; Moran, P; Towler, MR (2004) The use of fingernail as a means of assessing bone health: A pilot study. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2004 The use of fingernail as a means of assessing bone health; A pilot study.
Pillay, I; Lyons, D; German, MJ; Lawson, NS; Pollock, HM; Saunders, J; Chowdhury, S; Moran, P; Towler, MR (2004) The use of fingernail as a means of assessing bone health; A pilot study. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2006 Haemodynamic responses on orthostatic stress are related to body mass index.
Pope, GA; Carew, S; Saunders, J; Lyons, D (2006) Haemodynamic responses on orthostatic stress are related to body mass index. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2007 PILOT STUDY OF THE KNOWLEDGE AND ATTITUDE TOWARDS EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY HIGHER SURGICAL TRAINEES.
Amin, A; Saunders, JA; Fenton, JE (2007) PILOT STUDY OF THE KNOWLEDGE AND ATTITUDE TOWARDS EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY HIGHER SURGICAL TRAINEES. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2010 Outcomes of one hundred women with Type 1 and 2 diabetes in pregnancy.
Moloney, Y; Slevin, J; Saunders, J; O'Hare, J (2010) Outcomes of one hundred women with Type 1 and 2 diabetes in pregnancy. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2010 NATIONAL AUDIT ON THE USE AND COST OF SURFACTANT IN THE NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITS IN IRELAND OVER AN EIGHT YEAR PERIOD.
O'Conor, J,Harnett, A,Shahdadpuri, R,Dunworth, M,Saunders, J,Collins, M,Philip, RK (2010) NATIONAL AUDIT ON THE USE AND COST OF SURFACTANT IN THE NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITS IN IRELAND OVER AN EIGHT YEAR PERIOD. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2011 The significance of umbilical cord insertion in term singleton pregnancies.
Burke, G; Saunders, J; Gabathuse, T; Fahy, U; Slevin, J; Abu, H (2011) The significance of umbilical cord insertion in term singleton pregnancies. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2011 An epidemiological study of patients admitted to hospital with infectious mononucleosis and bacterial tonsillitis, with a particular focus on the length of stay, over a 20-year period.
Lennon, P; Saunders, J; Fenton, JE (2011) An epidemiological study of patients admitted to hospital with infectious mononucleosis and bacterial tonsillitis, with a particular focus on the length of stay, over a 20-year period. Meeting Abstract [Details]
2012 A RANDOMIZED-CONTROLLED TRIAL OF INTENSIVE CASE MANAGEMENT EMPHASIZING THE RECOVERY MODEL AMONG PATIENTS WITH SEVERE AND ENDURING MENTAL ILLNESS.
Meagher, D,McFarland, J,O'Brien, S,Saunders, J (2012) A RANDOMIZED-CONTROLLED TRIAL OF INTENSIVE CASE MANAGEMENT EMPHASIZING THE RECOVERY MODEL AMONG PATIENTS WITH SEVERE AND ENDURING MENTAL ILLNESS. Meeting Abstract [Details]

Reviews

  Year Publication
2014 Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users.
Klimas, J,Tobin, H,Field, CA,O'Gorman, CSM,Glynn, LG,Keenan, E,Saunders, J,Bury, G,Dunne, C,Cullen, W (2014) Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users. Reviews [DOI] [Details]
2015 Dance for People With Parkinson Disease: What Is the Evidence Telling Us?.
Shanahan, J,Morris, ME,Bhriain, ON,Saunders, J,Clifford, AM (2015) Dance for People With Parkinson Disease: What Is the Evidence Telling Us?. Reviews [DOI] [Details]
2012 Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users.
Klimas, J,Field, CA,Cullen, W,O'Gorman, CSM,Glynn, LG,Keenan, E,Saunders, J,Bury, G,Dunne, C (2012) Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users. Reviews [DOI] [Details]

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
EFSPI member 15-MAY-06 /
RSS Member 01-JAN-90 / 30-DEC-99
PSI Member 01-JAN-98 / 30-DEC-99
Radical Statistics Group (UK) Member 01-JAN-95 / 30-DEC-99
Public Health Alliance, Ireland Member 01-OCT-06 / 30-DEC-99
Statistical and Social Enquiry Society of Ireland Member 01-OCT-06 / 30-DEC-99
Society of Social Medicine (UK) Member 01-JAN-95 / 30-DEC-99
IBS Member 01-JAN-00 / 30-DEC-99

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
UHL Scientific Research Ethics Committee Vice-Chair 2004 /
IPPOSI Board Member 2016 /
EHS Research Committee member/statistician 2010 /
MWRH Complex Research Ethics Committee member/statistician 2002 /
EHSFREC member/statistician 2010 /
Science & Engineering FREC member/statistician 2010 /
ULREG Alternate member for Science & Engineering FREC 2010 /

Employment

  Employer Position From / To
Rochdale Secondary Teacher 01-JAN-78 / 31-DEC-80
CSCS, Kent, UK Senior Statistical Consultant 01-FEB-01 / 01-SEP-01
Deptof Maths and Statistics, UL. Executive Director 01-SEP-01 / 30-DEC-99
Asru Ltd, Swalecliffe, Kent Statistics Group Manager 01-MAY-99 / 01-FEB-01
Asru Ltd, Swalecliffe, Kent Principal Statistician 01-NOV-98 / 31-MAY-99
Centre for Health Services Studies, Uni of Kent. Research Fellow 01-JAN-95 / 31-OCT-98
School of Social Sciences, University of Greenwich Research Fellow 01-JAN-92 / 31-DEC-95
University of Bradford. Statistical/Computing Demonstrator 01-JAN-91 / 31-DEC-92

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
1996 Sheffield Hallam University, M.Sc.
1992 University of Bradford Ph.D.
1988 Open University, Home Study B.A.
1977 University of London B.Sc.

Consultancy

  Client Description
Statistical consultancy offered in medical statistics, clinical trials, research methods and research design