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Challenges for practitioners: working with adolescentâ?Ts who engage in substance misuse.

. 10.14655/6841-1122708 Denis Murray Murray, Denis (2014) Challenges for practitioners: working with adolescent’s who engage in substance misuse. In: Child to parent violence: innovations in practice, policy and research, 12th and 13th June, Galway. Resear ...

A seminar on alcohol and pregnancy.

. Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force Alcohol consumption, Pregnancy Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force. (2017) A seminar on alcohol and pregnancy. In: Alcohol and pregnancy, 26 September, Connaght Hotel, Galway. The aim of this seminar was ...

Speech by Catherine Byrne. Minister of State for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy.

. 10.14655/11971-1102273 Catherine Byrne Drugs Misuse Speech by Catherine Byrne. Minister of State for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy. In: Launch of Reducing harm, supporting recovery – A health led response to drug and alcohol use in Ire ...

Speech by An Taoiseach Mr Leo Varadkar TD.

. 10.14655/11971-1102272 Leo Varadkar Substance Misuse, Drug Problems In 2014- the most recent year that we have figures for- there were 697 drug-related deaths in this country. Three-quarters were male and half were under the age of 40. That’s more than t ...

Tracking the Evolution of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Among patients with nonâ?"small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), data on intratumor heterogeneity and cancer genome evolution have been limited to small retrospective cohorts. We wanted to prospectively investigate intratumor heterogeneity in relation to cl ...

A Class of Environmental and Endogenous Toxins Induces BRCA2 Haploinsufficiency and Genome Instability

Mutations truncating a single copy of the tumor suppressor, BRCA2, cause cancer susceptibility. In cells bearing such heterozygous mutations, we find that a cellular metabolite and ubiquitous environmental toxin, formaldehyde, stalls and destabilizes DNA ...

Presentations on alcohol, self-harm and suicide.

. 10.14655/11971-1091019 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Substance Misuse, Self-harm Alcohol, self-harm and suicide was the focus of an all-island seminar organised and live streamed by IPH on behalf of the North-South Alcohol Policy Advisory Group i ...

New psychoactive substances prevalence in samples tested in the NDTC laboratory 2010-2015.

. 10.14655/11971-1062894 Sinead McNamara, Siobhan Stokes, A Shine, Ross Kilduff, Paul O'Byrne Psychoactive substances prevalence McNamara, Sinead and Stokes, Siobhan and Shine, A and Kilduff, Ross and O'Byrne, Paul (2015) New psychoactive substan ...

Dementia campaign posters

These posters support the Dementia public information campaign.  Public Health Agency Mental Wellbeing These posters support the Dementia public information campaign.  Mental Health Research and Evaluation Other Outputs http://www.publichealthagency.org/n ...

The Effect of Multiple Chronic Conditions on Self-Rated Health, Disability and Quality of Life Among the Older Populations of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland

10.14655/11971-1058471 Mark Hanly, Olga McDaid, Kathryn Richardson, George Savva Self-rated health, Disability, Disabled People, Quality of Life Article   in   Irish Journal of Medical Science 181:S273-S273  · September 2012 Chronic Conditions Conditions ...

The effect of multiple chronic conditions on self-rated health, disability and quality of life among the older populations of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland: A comparison of two nationally representative cross-sectional surveys

10.14655/11971-1058466 Olga McDaid, Mark J Hanly, Kathryn Richardson, George M Savva Multimorbidity, Older People, Disability, Quality of Life Multimorbidity is common in the older population, but the impact of combinations of chronic conditions on disabi ...

Widening inequalities in smoking rates in the Republic of Ireland?

10.14655/11971-1058455 Z Kabir, H McAvoy, U Reulbach, L Clancy Smoke-free Legislation, Workplace, Small at birth Background: Ireland introduced a comprehensive workplace smoke-free legislation in March, 2004. Smoking-related adverse birth outcomes have bo ...

Profiling health in the UK and Ireland

10.14655/11971-1057882 A Hill, K Balanda, L Galbraith, D Sinclair Health, Lifestyle, Disease The technique of describing health using a range of measures has been termed 'health profiling'. This article discusses the emergence of health profilin ...

Prevalence, Patterns and Healthcare Burden of Multimorbidity in the Older Irish Population

10.14655/11971-1056994 O. McDaid, C. Normand, A. Kelly, S. Smith Older People, Healthcare Request the full-text to ask the authors to provide the full-text version. Research and Evaluation Other Outputs ...

Prevalence of overweight and obesity and its contribution to Disease Burden in Ireland:1990–2010

10.14655/11971-1056993 S Chakraborty, K Balanda, IJ Perry, Z Kabir Overweight, Obesity, Weight Management Background The alarming increase in overweight and obesity is a global public health challenge. Accurate estimates of related disease conditions are ...

Prevalence of Diabetes in the Republic of Ireland: Results from the National Health Survey (SLAN) 2007

10.14655/11971-1056991 Kevin P Balanda, Claire M Buckley, Steve J Barron, Patricia M Kearney Diabetyes, Undiagnosed Diabetes Current estimates of diabetes prevalence in the Republic of Ireland (RoI) are based on UK epidemiological studies. This study uses ...

Pre-diabetes in adults 45 years and over in Ireland: The Survey of Lifestyle, Attitudes and Nutrition in Ireland 2007

10.14655/11971-1056989 C M Buckley, J Madden, K Balanda, P M Kearney Diabetes, Lifestyle Objectives Pre-diabetes is an important indicator of future diabetes burden and many countries are reporting prevalence estimates of pre-diabetes. To date in Ireland, ...

OP68 Burden of selected non-communicable diseases and related risk factors in the republic of Ireland, 1990-2010

10.14655/11971-1056973 S Chakraborty, K Balanda, IJ Perry, Z Kabir Disease, Risk Factors, Lifestyle, Alcohol, Smoking, Obesity, Inactivity Background National burden of disease studies are crucial for informing national health policies. Non-communicable d ...

National and subnational hypertension prevalence estimates for the Republic of Ireland: Better outcome and risk factor data are needed to produce better prevalence estimates

10.14655/11971-1056971 Steve Barron, Kevin Balanda, John Hughes, Lorraine Fahy Hypertension, High Blood Pressure Group-specific risk estimates were applied to group-specific population count estimates for subnational areas to estimate the number of adults ...

Linking Local Quantitative Data with Qualitative Information for More Efficient Public Health Action

10.14655/11971-1056963 Balanda K, Fahy L Qualitative Data Communication in Statistics- Simulation and Computation Research and Evaluation Other Outputs ...