Prof. Colum Dunne (Director)

Prof. Colum Dunne – Director and Chair of Executive Management Committee
Director of Research, Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick.

colum.dunne@ul.ie

Professor Colum Dunne (BSc, PhD, MBA) was educated at University College Cork (UCC). Colum has held senior research roles at Ireland's National Food Biotechnology Centre, and UCC's BioMerit Research Centre & Departments of Microbiology and Medicine. Following a period as General Manager of a cancer research centre focused on development of gene-/chemotherapies and innovative medical devices, Colum joined Glanbia plc as Director of Research and served as a member of the Boards of the Glanbia Nutritionals group of companies. Colum was also Director of Westgate Biologicals Ltd, a start-up antimicrobial business. Colum has published extensively and is an inventor on a number of commercialised patents. He is a Fellow of Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland and the Royal Society of Medicine (London).  He is currently Director of Research at the Graduate Entry Medical School, and Founding Director of the Centre for Interventions in Infection, Inflammation, and Immunity (4i) at the University of Limerick, Ireland. Colum is also a member of the University’s Governing Authority.

Contact: +353 (0)86 0430739

Publications

2017

Crickmer, M., Dunne, C., O'Regan, A., Coffey, J.C. and Dunne, S.S. (2017) 'Benefits of post-operative oral protein supplementation in gastrointestinal surgery patients- a systematic review of clinical trials', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 17.

Crijns, F. R. L., Keinänen-Toivola, M. M. and Dunne, C. P. (2017) 'Antimicrobial coating innovations to prevent healthcare-associated infection', Journal of Hospital Infection, 95(3), 243-244.

Dunne, C.P., Keinanen-Toivola, M.M., Kahru, A., Teunissen, B., Olmez, H., Gouveia, I., Melo, L., Murzyn, K., Modic, M., Ahonen, M., Askew, P., Papadopoulos, T., Adlhart, C. and Crijns, F.R.L. (2017) 'Anti-Microbial Coating Innovations to Prevent Infectious Diseases (AMiCI): COST Action CA15114', Bioengineered, 2017/04/30, 0

Donoghue, L., Elias, T., Leonard, M., Exton, C., Dunne, C., Meagher, J., Adamis, D. and Meagher, D. (2017) 'Development of a novel computerised version of the month backwards test- a comparison of performance in hospitalised elderly patients and final year medical students', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 23.

Fitzgerald, J., O'Regan, N., Adamis, D., Timmons, S., Dunne, C., Trzepacz, P. and Meagher, D.J. (2017) 'Concordance between the delirium motor subtyping scale (dmss) and the abbreviated version (dmss-4) over longitudinal assessment of elderly medical inpatients', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 22.

Kingston, L. M., Slevin, B. L., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2017) 'Attitudes and practices of Irish hospital-based physicians towards hand hygiene and handrubbing using alcohol-based hand rubs, a comparison between 2007 and 2015', J Hosp Infect, 2017/05/24.

Kingston, L., O'Connell, N.H. and Dunne, C. (2017) 'Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010-A systematic review', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 64.

Kingston, L. M., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2017) 'Survey of attitudes and practices of Irish nursing students towards hand hygiene, including handrubbing with alcohol-based hand rub', Nurse Educ Today, 52, 57-62.

Knox, S., Dunne, S.S., Hughes, M., Cheeseman, S. and Dunne, C. (2017) 'Regulation and Registration  as drivers of continous professional competence for Irish pre-hospital practitioners- A discussion paper', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 66.

Linnane, B., Kiernan, M.G., O'Connell, N.H., Kearse, L. and Dunne, C. (2017) 'Anti-rsv prophylaxis efficacy for infants and young children with cystic fibrosis in Ireland', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 11.

Linnane, B., Kearse, L., O'Connell, N.H., Fenton, J., Kiernan, M.G. and Dunne, C. (2017) 'A case of failed eradication of cystic fibrosis-related sinus colonisation by pseudomonas aeruginosa', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 12.

Leonard, M., McInerney, S., MacFarland, J., Condon, C., Awan, F., O'Connor, M., Reynolds, P., Meaney, A.M., Adamis, D., Dunne, C., Cullen, W., Trzepacz, P. and Meagher, D.J. (2017) 'Comparison of cognitive and neuropsychiatric profiles in hospitalised elderly medical patients with delirium, dementia and comorbid delerium-dementia', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 21.

O’Connell, N. H., Tansey, P., Dunne, S. S. and Dunne, C. P. (2017) 'Timely publishing of experiences and sharing of knowledge', Journal of Hospital Infection.

O'Connor, C., Philip, R. K., Kelleher, J., Powell, J., O'Gorman, A., Slevin, B., Woodford, N., Turton, J. F., McGrath, E., Finnegan, C., Power, L., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2017) 'The first occurrence of a CTX-M ESBL-producing Escherichia coli outbreak mediated by mother to neonate transmission in an Irish neonatal intensive care unit', BMC Infect Dis, 17(1), 16.

O' Connor, C., Philip, R.K., Powell, J., Slevin, B., Quinn, C., Power, L., O'Connell, N.H. and Dunne, C. (2017) 'Combined education and skin antisepsis intervention for persistently high blood-culture contamination rates in neonatal intensive care', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 9.

O'Reilly, M., Larkin, P., Conroy, M., Twomey, F., Lucey, M., Dunne, C. and Meagher, D.J. (2017) 'The impact of a novel tool for comprehensive assessment of palliative care (mpcat) on assessment outcome at 6 and 12 month follow up', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 24.

Slevin, B. L., O’Connell, N. H., Treacy, P. and Dunne, C. P. (2017) 'Becoming patient-centred: sobering insight into CPE-positive patients’ experiences of clinical care', Journal of Hospital Infection

Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C. and O'Gorman, C. (2017) 'Food and beverage cues in children's television programmes-The influence of programme genre', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(4), 53.

Williams, O. A., O’Connell, H., Leonard, M., Awan, F., White, D., McKenna, F., Hannigan, A., Cullen, W., Exton, C., Enudi, W., Dunne, C., Adamis, D. and Meagher, D. (2017) 'Development of the four-item Letter and Shape Drawing test (LSD-4): A brief bedside test of visuospatial function', Psychiatry Research, 247, 317-322.

2016

Crickmer, M., Dunne, C., O’Regan, A., Coffey, J. C. and Dunne, S. S. (2016) 'Benefits of post-operative oral protein supplementation in gastrointestinal surgery patients: A systematic review of clinical trials', World Journal Gastrointestinal Surgery.

Crijns, F. R. L., Keinänen-Toivola, M. M. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'Antimicrobial coating innovations to prevent healthcare-associated infection', Journal of Hospital Infection.

Dowling, L., Skelly, M., Yousuf, H., O'Sullivan, D., Dunne, C. and Jakeman, P. (2016) 'A DXA-Based Analysis of Aberrant Body Composition of Patients with Crohn's Disease', Journal of Clinical Densitometry, 19(4), 522.

Kingston, L., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review', J Hosp Infect, 92(4), 309-20.

Kingston, L., O’Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'Response to letter from Chudleigh et al. : Systematic reviews of hand hygiene in patient care post 2010', Journal of Hospital Infection.

Knox, S., Dunne, S. S., Hughes, M., Cheeseman, S. and Dunne, C. (2016) 'Regulation and registration as drivers of continuous professional competence for Irish pre-hospital practitioners: a discussion paper', Irish Journal of Medical Sciences.

Leonard, M., McInerney, S., McFarland, J., Condon, C., Awan, F., O'Connor, M., Reynolds, P., Meaney, A. M., Adamis, D., Dunne, C., Cullen, W., Trzepacz, P. T. and Meagher, D. J. (2016) 'Comparison of cognitive and neuropsychiatric profiles in hospitalised elderly medical patients with delirium, dementia and comorbid delirium-dementia', BMJ Open, 6(3), e009212.

Leonard, M., O'Connell, H., Williams, O., Awan, F., Exton, C., O'Connor, M., Adamis, D., Dunne, C., Cullen, W. and Meagher, D. J. (2016) 'Attention, vigilance and visuospatial function in hospitalized elderly medical patients: Relationship to neurocognitive diagnosis', J Psychosom Res, 90, 84-90.

O’Connor, C., Kiernan, M. G., Finnegan, C., Powell, J., Power, L., O’Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. (2016) 'Colonisation with extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) not detected in a prevalence study', Irish Journal of Medical Sciences.

O’Connor, C., Cormican, M., Boo, T. W., McGrath, E., Slevin, B., O’Gorman, A., Commane, M., Mahony, S., O’Donovan, E., Powell, J., Monahan, R., Finnegan, C., Kiernan, M. G., Coffey, J. C., Power, L., O’Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'An Irish outbreak of New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase (NDM)-1 carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: increasing but unrecognised prevalence', Journal of Hospital Infection.

O'Connor, C., Kiernan, M. G., Finnegan, C., O'Hara, M., Power, L., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'An optimised work-flow to reduce time-to-detection of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) using direct testing from rectal swabs', Bioengineered, 2016/08/18, 0.

O’Connor, C., Philip, R. K., Powell, J., Slevin, B., Quinn, C., Power, L., O’Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'Combined education and skin antisepsis intervention for persistently high blood-culture contamination rates in neonatal intensive care', Journal of Hospital Infection.

O’Connor, C., O’Connell, N. H., Commane, M., O’Donovan, E., Power, L. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'Limerick: forever associated with five lines of rhyme or infamous for irrepressible carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae for all time?', Journal of Hospital Infection.

O'Regan, N. A., Maughan, K., Liddy, N., Fitzgerald, J., Adamis, D., Molloy, D. W., Meagher, D. and Timmons, S. (2016) 'Five short screening tests in the detection of prevalent delirium: diagnostic accuracy and performance in different neurocognitive subgroups', Int J Geriatr Psychiatry

Power, R. F., Linnane, B., Martin, R., Power, N., Harnett, P., Casserly, B., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2016) 'The first reported case of Burkholderia contaminans in patients with cystic fibrosis in Ireland: from the Sargasso Sea to Irish Children', BMC Pulm Med, 16(1), 57.

Scholtens, R. M., van Munster, B. C., Adamis, D., de Jonghe, A., Meagher, D. J. and de Rooij, S. E. (2016) 'Variability of Delirium Motor Subtype Scale-Defined Delirium Motor Subtypes in Elderly Adults with Hip Fracture: A Longitudinal Study', J Am Geriatr Soc, 2016/12/13.

Sepulveda, E., Leonard, M., Franco, J. G., Adamis, D., McCarthy, G., Dunne, C., Trzepacz, P. T., Gaviria, A. M., de Pablo, J., Vilella, E. and Meagher, D. J. (2016) 'Subsyndromal delirium compared with delirium, dementia, and subjects without delirium or dementia in elderly general hospital admissions and nursing home residents', Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring

 2015

Donoghue, L., Elias, T., Leonard, M., Exton, C., Dunne, C., Meagher, J., Adamis, D. and Meagher, D. (2016) 'Development of a novel computerised version of the Month Backwards Test: A comparison of performance in hospitalised elderly patients and final year medical students', Computers in Biology and Medicine, 68, 1-8.

Dunne, S. S. and Dunne, C. (2015) 'What do people really think of generic medicines? A systematic review and critical appraisal of literature on stakeholder perceptions of generic drugs', BMC Medicine, 13, 173.


Coffey, J. C., Culligan, K., Walsh, L. G., Sehgal, R., Dunne, C., McGrath, D., Walsh, D., Moore, M., Staunton, M., Scanlon, T., Dewhurst, C., Kenny, B., O'Riordan, C., O'Brien, J. M., Quondamatteo, F. and Dockery, P. (2015) 'An appraisal of the computed axial tomographic appearance of the human mesentery based on mesenteric contiguity from the duodenojejunal flexure to the mesorectal level', Eur Radiol.


Fitzgerald, J., O'Regan, N., Adamis, D., Timmons, S., Dunne, C., Trzepacz, P. and Meagher, D. (2015) 'Concordance between the delirium motor subtyping scale (DMSS) and the abbreviated version (DMSS-4) over longitudinal assessment in elderly medical inpatients', Int Psychogeriatr, 1-7.


Kingston, L., O’Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. P. (2015) 'Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review', Journal of Hospital Infection.

 

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), 97-106.


 

Knox, S., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. P. (2015) 'A national study of Continuous Professional Competence (CPC) amongst pre-hospital practitioners', BMC Health Serv Res, 15(1), 532.

 

Knox, S., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. (2015) 'Continuous Professional Competence for Emergency Medical Technicians in Ireland - Educational Needs Assessment', National Institute of Health Sciences Bulletin, 7(2), 73.

 

Knox, S., Dunne, S., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. P. (2015) 'A qualitative assessment of practitioner perspectives post-introduction of the first Continuous Professional Competence (CPC) guidelines for emergency medical technicians in Ireland', BMC Emerg Med, 15(1), 11.

 

Lally, K., Nathan, V. Y., Dunne, S., McGrath, D., Cullen, W., Meagher, D., Coffey, J. C. and Dunne, C. (2015) 'Awareness of sexually transmitted infection and protection methods among university students in Ireland', Ir J Med Sci, 184(1), 135-42.

 

 

Linnane, B., Kearse, L., O’ Connell, N.H., Kiernan, M.G., Dunne, C.P. (2015) 'Anti-RSV prophylaxis efficacy for infants and young children with cystic fibrosis in Ireland', Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine, 10(32). 

 

Linnane, B., Kearse, L., NH, O. C., Fenton, J., Kiernan, M. G. and Dunne, C. P. (2015) 'A case of failed eradication of cystic fibrosis-related sinus colonisation by Pseudomonas aeruginosa', BMC Pulm Med, 15(1), 114.

 

Linnane, B., Clarke, D., Murray, P., O'Sullivan, N., Dunne, C. and McNally, P. (2015) 'The benefit of taking a control sample when performing bronchoalveolar lavage', Thorax.

 

Meagher, J., Long, V., Leonard, M., Donoghue, L., O'Regan, N., Timmons, S., Exton, C., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., MacLullich, A. M. J. and Meagher, D. (2015) 'The months backwards test: a review of its rationale and use in clinical studies', World Journal of Psychiatry.

 

McGrath, D., Crowley, L., Rao, S., Toomey, M., Hannigan, A., Murphy, L. and Dunne, C. P. (2015) 'Outcomes of Irish graduate entry medical student engagement with self-directed learning of clinical skills', BMC Med Educ,

 

O'Connor, C., Powell, J., Finnegan, C., O'Gorman, A., Barrett, S., Hopkins, K. L., Pichon, B., Hill, R., Power, L., Woodford, N., Coffey, J. C., Kearns, A., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. (2015) 'Incidence, management and outcomes of the first cfr-mediated linezolid-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis outbreak in a tertiary referral centre in the Republic of Ireland', J Hosp Infect.


O'Connor, C., Casserly, L. F., Qazi, J., Power, L., Finnegan, C., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. (2015) 'A case of fatal daptomycin-resistant, vancomycin-resistant enterococcal infective endocarditis in end-stage kidney disease', JMM Case Reports, 2(5).

 

Quinn, C., Deegan, B., Cooke, J., Carew, S., Hannigan, A., Dunne, C. and Lyons, D. (2015) 'Therapeutic use of compression stockings for orthostatic hypotension: an assessment of patient and physician perspectives and practices', Age Ageing, 44(2), 339-42.


Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C. and O'Gorman, C. S. (2015) 'Exercise Portrayal in Children’s Television Programmes: Analysis of United Kingdom and Irish Programming', Obesity, 1(2).

 

Scully, P., Macken, A., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C. and O'Gorman, C. (2015) 'Food and beverage advertising during children's television programming', Ir J Med Sci, 184(1), 207-12.

 

Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C. and O'Gorman, C. S. (2015) 'Food and beverage cues in children's television programmes: the influence of programme genre', Public Health Nutr, 17, 1-9.

 

2014

 

Adamis, D., Meagher, D., Treloar, A., Dunne, C., Larvin, M., Martin, F. C. and Macdonald, A. J. (2014) 'Phenomenological and biological correlates of improved cognitive function in hospitalized elderly medical inpatients', Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 59(3), 593-8.

 

Carleton, A., Casserly, B., Power, L., Linnane, B., O’flaherty, G., Powell, J., Hartnett, P., Collins, J., Murphy, P., Kenna, D., O’connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. (2014) 'Clustered multidrug‐resistant Bordetella petrii in adult cystic fibrosis patients in Ireland: case report and review of antimicrobial therapies', JMM Case Reports, 1(1).

 

Coffey, J. C., Sehgal, R., Culligan, K., Dunne, C., McGrath, D., Lawes, N. and Walsh, D. (2014) 'Terminology and nomenclature in colonic surgery: universal application of a rule-based approach derived from updates on mesenteric anatomy', Tech Coloproctol,18(9), 789-94.

 

Culligan, K., Sehgal, R., Mulligan, D., Dunne, C., Walsh, S., Quondamatteo, F., Dockery, P. and Coffey, J. C. (2014) 'A detailed appraisal of mesocolic lymphangiology--an immunohistochemical and stereological analysis', J Anat, 225(4), 463-72.

 

 

Culligan, K., Walsh, S., Dunne, C., Walsh, M., Ryan, S., Quondamatteo, F., Dockery, P. and Coffey, J. C. (2014) 'The mesocolon: a histological and electron microscopic characterization of the mesenteric attachment of the colon prior to and after surgical mobilization', Ann Surg, 260(6), 1048-1056.

 

 

Dunne, S., Cummins, N., Hannigan, A., Shannon, B., Dunne, C. and Cullen, W. (2014) 'A Method for Design and Development of Medical or Healthcare Information Websites to Optimise Google™ Search Engine Results Page (SERP) Rankings', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(1).

 

Dunne, S., Shannon, B., Dunne, C. and Cullen, W. (2014) 'Patient perceptions of generic medicines: a mixed-methods study', The Patient: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research,7(2), 177-85.

 

Dunne, S., Shannon, B., Dunne, C. and Cullen, W. (2014) 'A Review of the Differences and Similarities between Generic Drugs and their Originator Counterparts, Including Economic Benefits Associated with Usage of Generic Medicines, Using Ireland as a Case Study', National Institute of Health Sciences, 7(1).

 

Dunne, S., Shannon, B., Hannigan, A., Dunne, C. and Cullen, W. (2014) 'Physician and pharmacist perceptions of generic medicines: what they think and how they differ',Health Policy, 116(2-3), 214-23.

 

Dunne, S. S., Cummins, N. M., Hannigan, A., Shannon, B., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. P. (2014) 'What answers does the Internet provide for patients in Ireland with questions about generic medicines?', Journal of Generic Medicines: The Business Journal for the Generic Medicines Sector, 10(3-4), 205-213.

 

Dunne, S. S., Shannon, B., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. P. (2014) 'Beliefs, perceptions and behaviours of GPs towards generic medicines', Fam Pract, 31(4), 467-74.

 

Dunne, S. S., Shannon, B., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. P. (2014) 'Perceptions and attitudes of community pharmacists towards generic medicines', J Manag Care Pharm, 20(11), 1138-1146.

 

 

Henderson, C., Klimas, J., Dunne, C., Leddin, D., Meagher, D., O'Toole, T. and Cullen, W. (2014) 'Key performance indicators for mental health and substance use disorders: a literature review and discussion paper, Mental Health and Substance Use', Mental Health and Substance Use, 7(4), 407-419.

 

Hogan, J., Judge, C., O'Callaghan, M., Aziz, A., O'Connor, C., Burke, J., Dunne, C., Walsh, S., Kalady, M. and Coffey, J. C. (2014) 'Introducing a novel and robust technique for determining lymph node status in colorectal cancer', Ann Surg, 260(1), 94-102.

 

 

Knox, S., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. (2014) 'Continuous Professional Competence (CPC) for Irish paramedics and advanced paramedics: a national study', BMC Med Educ, 14, 41-41.

 

 

Meagher, D. J., Morandi, A., Inouye, S. K., Ely, W., Adamis, D., Maclullich, A. J., Rudolph, J. L., Neufeld, K., Leonard, M., Bellelli, G., Davis, D., Teodorczuk, A., Kreisel, S., Thomas, C., Hasemann, W., Timmons, S., O'Regan, N., Grover, S., Jabbar, F., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., Kamholz, B., Van Munster, B. C., De Rooij, S. E., De Jonghe, J. and Trzepacz, P. T. (2014) 'Concordance between DSM-IV and DSM-5 criteria for delirium diagnosis in a pooled database of 768 prospectively evaluated patients using the delirium rating scale-revised-98', BMC Med, 12, 164.

 

O’Connor, C., O'Connell, N., Power, L., Merrigan, A., Tormey, S., Coffey, J. C., Linnane, B. and Dunne, C. (2014) 'A case of Panton–Valentine leucocidin toxin‐positive Staphylococcus aureus‐mediated neonatal mastitis', JMM Case Reports, 3(2014), e004119.

 

O'Connell, N. H., O'Connor, C., O'Mahony, J., Lobo, R., Hayes, M., Masterson, E., Larvin, M., Coffey, J. C. and Dunne, C. (2014) 'A commentary on the disparate perspectives of clinical microbiologists and surgeons: Ad hoc antimicrobial use', Bioengineered, 5(4).

 

O'Connell, N. H., Power, L., O'Gorman, A., O'Connor, C. and Dunne, C. P. (2014) 'Against the onslaught of endemic carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae, the war is being lost on the Irish Front', J Hosp Infect, 87(4), 247-8.

 

O'Connor, C., Fitzgibbon, M., Powell, J., Barron, D., O'Mahony, J., Power, L., O'Connell, N. H. and Dunne, C. (2014) 'A commentary on the role of molecular technology and automation in clinical diagnostics', Bioengineered, 5(3), 155-60.

 

O'Hanlon, S., O'Regan, N., Maclullich, A. M., Cullen, W., Dunne, C., Exton, C. and Meagher, D. (2014) 'Improving delirium care through early intervention: from bench to bedside to boardroom', J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 85(2), 207-213.

 

 

Scully, P., Reid, O., Macken, A., Healy, M., Saunders, J., Leddin, D., Cullen, W., Dunne, C. and O'Gorman, C. S. (2014) 'Food and beverage cues in UK and Irish children-television programming', Arch Dis Child, 99(11), 979-984.

 

2013

 

Dunne, C. (2013) 'From biocontrol to cancer, probiotics and beyond', Bioengineered, 4(4), 185-190.

 

Dunne, S., Cummins, N. M., Hannigan, A., Shannon, B., Dunne, C. and Cullen, W. (2013) 'A method for the design and development of medical or health care information websites to optimize search engine results page rankings on Google', J Med Internet Res, 15(8), 183.

 

Fitzgerald, J. M., Adamis, D., Trzepacz, P. T., O'Regan, N., Timmons, S., Dunne, C. and Meagher, D. J. (2013) 'Delirium: a disturbance of circadian integrity?', Med Hypotheses,81(4), 568-76.

 

Healy, D., Naqvi, S., Meagher, D., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. (2013) 'Primary care support for youth mental health: a preliminary evidence base for Ireland's Mid-West', Ir J Med Sci, 182(2), 237-243.

 

 

Klimas, J., Anderson, R., Bourke, M., Bury, G., Field, C. A., Kaner, E., Keane, R., Keenan, E., Meagher, D., Murphy, B., O'Gorman, C. S., O'Toole, T. P., Saunders, J., Smyth, B. P., Dunne, C. and Cullen, W. (2013) 'Psychosocial interventions for alcohol use among problem drug users: protocol for a feasibility study in primary care', JMIR Res Protoc,2(2), e26.

 

Knox, S., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. (2013) 'Continuous professional competence (CPC) for emergency medical technicians in Ireland: educational needs assessment', BMC Emerg Med, 13, 25.

 

 

O'Gorman, C. S., Dunne, C. and Larvin, M. (2013) 'Students in medical school become involved in research for many reasons', Ir Med J, 106(2 Suppl), 2.

 

 

O'Gorman, C. S., Macken, A. P., Cullen, W., Dunne, C. and Higgins, M. F. (2013) 'What is the difference between deontological and consequentialist theories of medical ethics?', Ir Med J, 106(2 Suppl), 15-6.

 

O'Gorman, C. S., Macken, A. P., Cullen, W., Saunders, J., Dunne, C. and Higgins, M. F. (2013) 'Research confuses me: what is qualitative research & what is the difference between grounded theory and phenomenology?', Ir Med J, 106(2 Suppl), 13-5.

 

O'Gorman, C. S., Macken, A. P., Cullen, W., Saunders, J., Dunne, C. and 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?', Ir Med J, 106(2 Suppl), 8-10.

 

O'Gorman, C. S., Macken, A. P., Cullen, W., Saunders, J., Dunne, C. and Higgins, M. F. (2013) 'What is a randomised controlled trial?', Ir Med J, 106(2 Suppl), 6-7.

 

 

Power, C., O'Connor, R., Dunne, S., Finucane, P., Cullen, W. and Dunne, C. (2013) 'An evidence-based assessment of primary care needs in an economically deprived urban community', Ir J Med Sci, 182(3), 457-461.

 

 

2012

 

Flinn, A., Macken, A., Cullen, W., Leddin, D., Dunne, C. and O’Gorman, C. (2012) 'Children in hospital in Ireland - what do they eat and what do they weigh: a cross-sectional study',BMC Research Notes, 5, 491.

 

 

Klimas, J., Field, C. A., Cullen, W., O'Gorman, C. S., Glynn, L. G., Keenan, E., Saunders, J., Bury, G. and Dunne, C. (2012) 'Psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users', Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 11, Cd009269.

 

2011

Klimas J, F. C., Cullen W, O'Gorman C, Glynn L, Keenan E, Saunders J, Dunne C, Bury G (2011) 'Psychosocial interventions for problem alcohol use in illicit drug users (Protocol)', Irish Psychologist, 38(1), 38-9.