Research Outputs


Tracey M, Racine E, Riordan F, Kearney PM, McHugh SM. Understanding the uptake of a national retinopathy screening programme: An audit of people with diabetes in two large primary care centres [version 3; peer review: 2 approved]HRB Open Res 2019, 2:17 (

Racine ERiordan FPhillip ETFlynn GMcHugh SMKearney PM'It just wasn’t going to be heard’: A mixed methods study to compare different ways of involving people with diabetes and health‐care professionals in health intervention researchHealth Expect2020001– 14

Riordan, F, Racine, E, Smith, SM, Murphy A, Browne J, Kearney PM, Bradley C, James M, Murphy M, McHugh SM.  Feasibility of an implementation intervention to increase attendance at diabetic retinopathy screening: protocol for a cluster randomised pilot trial. Pilot and Feasibility Studies (2020) 6:64 

Riordan F, Racine E, Phillip ET, Bradley C, Lorencatto F, Murphy M, Murphy A, Browne J, Kearney PM, McHugh SM. Development of an intervention to facilitate implementation and uptake of diabetic retinopathy screening. Implementation Sci 15, 34 (2020). 

Research summaries

Download the IDEAs_protocol_summary. Read the full protocol paper here.



Download the IDEAs_development_summary. Read the full development paper here

IDEAs (Improving Diabetes Eye screening Attendance)

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