Conference proceedings

Research from the pregnancy loss research group has been presented at several international conferences, including the Society for Gynecological Investigation Annual Meeting, the Society for Maternal and Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting, the International Conference on Stillbirth, SIDS and Infant Survival, the Irish Congress of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Perinatal Medicine, the British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting, the British and Irish Association for Practical Theology Annual Conference, the Irish Association for Palliative Care Annual Education and Research Seminar, the British Isles Network of Congenital Anomaly Registers Biannual Scientific Meeting, the Society for Social Medicine Annual Meeting, The Irish Perinatal Society, the Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiologic Research Annual Meeting and the International Congress on Palliative Care.

 

Selected conferences:

International Conference on Stillbirth, SIDS and baby survival, Amsterdam, 18-21 September 2014 
http://www.babysurvival2014.nl/ 

20th International Congress on Palliative Care, Montreal, Canada, 9-12 September 2014
 http://www.palliativecare.ca/en/home/index.html

Society for Social Medicine, 58th Annual Meeting, Oxford, 10-12 September 2014
http://www.ssmconference.org.uk/

Society for Maternal and Fetal Medicine 35th Annual Meeting, San Diego, USA, 2-7 February 2015
https://www.smfm.org/the-pregnancy-meeting

British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society 17th Annual Conference, London, 23-24 April 2015
http://www.bmfmsconference.ukevents.org

Society for Social Medicine 59th Annual Scientific Meeting, University College Dublin, 2-4 September 2015
http://socsocmed.org.uk/meetings/annual-scientific-meeting/

Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Annual Study Day, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Dublin, 25th September 2015

Masterclass in Fetal and Neonatal Palliative Care, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Dublin, 24th September 215

XXI FIGO World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Vancouver, 4-9 October 2015
http://figo2015.org/

 

Selected Publications

L Linehan, A Morris, J Walsh, K O’Donoghue, N Russell, L Kenny

Neonatal and Maternal Outcomes following Mid-Trimester Preterm Premature Rupture of the Membranes

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth (in press January 2016)

 

Al Heazell, D Siassakos; H Blencowe; ZA Bhutta; J Cacciatore; N Dang; J Das; VJ Flenady; KJ Gold; OK Mensah; J Millum; D Nuzum; K O'Donoghue; M Redshaw; A Rizvi; T Roberts; T Saraki; C Storey; A Wojciesek; S Downe

Stillbirth: Global Impact, Cost, and Value

The Lancet (in press January 2016)

 

Morris AG, Meaney S, Spillane N, O’Donoghue K

The Postnatal Morbidity associated with Second-trimester Miscarriage

The Journal of Maternal and Fetal Medicine 2015 Nov 3:1-5 [ePub]

 

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue, H Morris

The place of faith for Consultant Obstetricians following stillbirth: a qualitative study

Journal of Religion and Health 2015; Jun 21 [ePub]

 

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue, H Morris

The spiritual and theological issues raised by stillbirth for Healthcare Chaplains

Journal of Pastoral Care and Counselling 2015 Sep;69 (3):163-7

 

FP McCarthy, R Moss-Morris, AS Khashan, RA North, PN Baker, G Dekker, L Poston, LME McCowan, JJ Walker, LC Kenny, K O’Donoghue

Previous pregnancy loss has an adverse impact on distress and behaviour in subsequent pregnancy.

British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2015; Jan 6 [ePub]

 

S Meaney, S Gallagher, JE Lutomski, K O’ Donoghue

What influences parents’ decision to have a perinatal autopsy? A qualitative investigation

Health Expectations 2014; November 6 [ePub]

 

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue

The provision of spiritual and pastoral care following stillbirth in Ireland: a mixed methods study.

BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care 2014; June 10 [ePub]

 

CM McCarthy and K O’Donoghue

Conjoined Twins: Experience in an Irish Tertiary Centre

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 34 (3): 225-8

 

J Unterscheider, K O’Donoghue, S Daly, M Geary, F McAuliffe, JJ Morrison, A Hunter, G Burke, P Dicker, E Tully, FD Malone for the Perinatal Ireland Research Consortium

Fetal Growth Restriction and the Risk of Perinatal Mortality – Case Studies from the PORTO Study

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014; 14 (1): 63

 

AS Khalid, Z Marchocki, DI Broadhurst, C Joyce, M Stapleton, J O’Mullane, K O’Donoghue

Establishing Trimester Specific Maternal Thyroid Function Reference Intervals

Annals of Clinical Biochemistry 2014; 51 (2): 277-283

 

OA Houlihan and K O’Donoghue

The Natural History of Trisomy 18 and Trisomy 13

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2013; 13 (1): 209

 

F Alderdice, E Savage-McGlynn, CR Martin, FM McAuliffe, A Hunter, J Unterscheider, S Daly, M Geary, JJ Morrison, K O’Donoghue, A Hunter, G Burke, P Dicker, E Tully, FD Malone

The Prenatal Distress Questionnaire: An Investigation of Factor Structure in a High Risk Population

Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology 2013; 31 (5): 456-464

 

FP McCarthy, AS Khashan, RA North, M Babikir, M Ahmed Rahma, JJ Walker, PN Baker, G Dekker, L Poston, LME McCowan, K O'Donoghue and LC Kenny

Pregnancy loss managed by cervical dilatation and curettage increases the risk of spontaneous preterm birth.

Human Reproduction 2013; 28 (12): 3197 – 206              

 

K McNamara, K O’Donoghue, O O’Connell and RA Greene

Antenatal and Intrapartum care of Pregnancy with Lethal Fetal Anomaly

The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist 2013; 15: 189-94

 

AS Khalid, C Joyce, K O’Donoghue

Prevalence of Subclinical and Undiagnosed Overt Hypothyroidism in a Pregnancy Loss Clinic.

Irish Medical Journal 2013; 106 (4): 107-110

 

K O’Donoghue, K O’Regan, CP Sheridan, OJ O’Connor, J Benson, R Chopra, Moore N, Murphy MJ, Higgins JR, Maher M.

Investigation of the role of multidetector computer tomography in the evaluation of stillbirth: a prospective study

European Journal of Radiology 2012; 81 (7): 1667-75

 

PV Ooi, N Russell, K O’Donoghue

Secondary recurrent miscarriage is associated with previous male birth

The Journal of Reproductive Immunology 2011; 88: 38-41

 

N Obeidi, N Russell, JR Higgins, K O’Donoghue

Natural History of Anencephaly

Prenatal Diagnosis 2010; 30 (4): 357-60

 

Commissioned reports

The Impact of Stillbirth
Invited Commentary. Perinatal Mortality in Ireland Annual Report 2013. Cork: National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre, 2014.

National Clinical Practice Guideline on Investigation and Management of Late Fetal Intrauterine Death and Stillbirth, National Clinical Care Programme in Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
Health Service Executive and Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 2012 http://www.rcpi.ie/content/docs/000001/668_5_media.pdf

National Clinical Practice Guideline on Fetal Growth Restriction – Recognition, Diagnosis and Management, National Clinical Care Programme in Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
Health Service Executive and Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 2014 http://www.rcpi.ie/content/docs/000001/1902_5_media.pdf?1402043878

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