Selected publications

D Green, K O’Donoghue
A review of reproductive outcomes of women with two consecutive miscarriages and no living child Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology in press 2019

G Neville, K O'Donoghue, N Russell, B Fitzgerald
Rounded Intraplacental Hematoma - a high risk placental lesion as illustrated by a prospective study of 26 consecutive cases
Placenta 2019; Feb 23 [ePub]

R Rice, D Nuzum, O O’Connell, K O’Donoghue
Parents and clinicians: partners in perinatal bereavement research –experiences from the International Stillbirth Alliance Conference 2017
Res Involv Engagem. 2019 Feb 1;5:4. doi: 10.1186/s40900-018-0137-8

O O’Connell, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
The Maternal Experience of Continuing with Pregnancy, Following a Diagnosis of Anencephaly
Midwifery 2018 December 25. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2018.12.016 [ePUB]

 I San Lazaro Campillo, S Meaney, P Corcoran, S Gallagher, N Spillane, K O’Donoghue
Risk factors for miscarriage among women attending an Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU): A prospective cohort study
Ir J Med Sci. 2019 Jan 3. doi: 10.1007/s11845-018-1955-2. [Epub]

V Flenady, L McCowan, J Said, B Bradford, M Murphy, K O'Donoghue, et al.
Beyond the headlines: Fetal movement awareness is an important stillbirth prevention strategy
Women Birth. 2018 Dec 15. pii: S1871-5192(18)31666-4. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2018.12.001. 

L Hartigan, L Cussen, L Hartigan, K O’Donoghue
Patients’ perception of privacy and confidentiality in the emergency room of a busy obstetric unit
BMC Health Services Research 2018; Dec 18;18(1):978. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3782-6

I San Lazaro Campillo, S Meaney, J Sheehan, R Rice, K O'Donoghue
University students' awareness of causes and risk factors of miscarriage: a cross-sectional study
BMC Womens Health. 2018 Nov 19; 18(1):188. doi: 10.1186/s12905-018-0682-1

I San Lazaro Campillo, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue, P Corcoran
Hospital admission rates and morbidity associated with blood transfusion and length of stay for ectopic pregnancy and miscarriage in the HIPE population in the Republic of Ireland (2005-2015)
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2018 Oct 30; 231:174-179
doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2018.10.05. [Epub]

S Power, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
An assessment of the general public’s knowledge of fatal fetal anomalies
Prenatal Diagnosis 2018. Aug 24 [ePub] doi: 10.1002/pd.5348

N Spillane, S Meaney, K O’ Donoghue
Irish women’s experience of ectopic pregnancy
Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health 2018; 16:154-159. doi: 10.1016/j.srhc.2018.04.002.

K McNamara, S Meaney, RA Greene, K O’Donoghue
Intrapartum Fetal Death and Doctors; a Qualitative Exploration
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2018 Jul; 97(7):890-898. doi: 10.1111/aogs.13354 

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
The impact of stillbirth on bereaved parents: a qualitative study
PLoS One 2018 Jan 24; 13 (1): e0191635. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191635

K McNamara, P Corcoran, K O’Donoghue and RA Greene
Intrapartum Fetal Deaths and Unexpected Neonatal Deaths in the Republic of Ireland: 2011 – 2014; a descriptive study
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2018 Jan 4;18(1):9. doi: 10.1186/s12884-017-1636-6 

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
The Public Awareness of Stillbirth
British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2018 Jan; 125 (2): 246-252
doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.14939

D Hayes-Ryan, K McNamara, N Russell, L Kenny, K O’Donoghue
Maternity Ultrasound in the Republic of Ireland 2016; A Review
Irish Medical Journal 2017; 110 (7): 598. PMID: 29341510

I San Lazaro, S Meaney, K McNamara, K O’Donoghue
Psychological and support interventions to reduce levels of stress, anxiety or depression on women's subsequent pregnancy with a history of miscarriage: an empty systematic review
BMJ Open 2017; Sep 7;7 (9): e017802. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017802.

S Meaney, P Corcoran, K O’ Donoghue
Experience of miscarriage: an interpretative phenomenological analysis
BMJ Open 2017; Mar 27; 7 (3): e011382. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011382

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue and M Jackson
Stillbirth and Suffering in Ireland: A Theological Reflection from Healthcare Chaplaincy
Practical Theology 2017; [ePub] Mar 3.  doi:10.1080/1756073X.2017.1296062

K McNamara, S Meaney, O O’Connell, M McCarthy, RA Greene, K O’Donoghue
Healthcare Professionals’ Response to Intrapartum Death; a Questionnaire Study
Archives of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2017; [ePub] Feb 17
doi: 10.1007/s00404-017-4309-9

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
Communication skills in obstetrics: what can we learn from bereaved parents?
Irish Medical Journal 2017; 110 (2): 512. PMID:28657257 

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
The spiritual and theological challenges of stillbirth for bereaved parents
Journal of Religion and Health 2017; June 56 (3): 1081-95
doi: 10.1007/s10943-017-0365-5. 

S Meaney, P Corcoran, K O’ Donoghue
Death of one twin during the perinatal period: an interpretative phenomenological analysis
Journal of Palliative Medicine 2017; Mar;20 (3):290-293. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2016.0264

S Meaney, CM Everard, S Gallagher, K O’ Donoghue
Parents concerns of pregnancy after stillbirth: a qualitative study
Health Expectations 2017 August; 20 (4): 555-562. doi: 10.1111/hex.1248 

S Meaney, L O’ Connor, JE Lutomski, K O’ Donoghue, R Greene
Women’s experience of maternal morbidity: a qualitative analysis
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2016 Jul 25; 16 (1): 184. doi: 10.1186/s12884-016-0974-0.

S Meaney, L Cussen, R Greene K O’Donoghue
Reaction on Twitter to a Cluster of Perinatal Deaths: a mixed method study.
J Medical Internet Research Public Health Surveillance 2016 Jul 27; 2 (2): e36 [ePub]
doi: 10.2196/publichealth.5333 

CM McCarthy, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
Perinatal Outcomes of Reduced Fetal Movements: A Prospective Cohort Study
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2016 Jul 19; 16 (1): 169. doi: 10.1186/s12884-016-0964-2 

O O’Connell, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
Caring for parents at the time of stillbirth: how can we do better?
Women and Birth 2016 Aug;29 (4):345-9. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2016.01.

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 2016; Jan 29; 16 (1): 25 [ePub]
doi: 10.1186/s12884-016-0813-3.

AE Heazell, D Siassakos, H Blencowe, C Burden, ZA Bhutta, J Cacciatore, N Dang, J Das, V Flenady, KJ Gold, OK Mensah, J Millum, D Nuzum, K O'Donoghue, M Redshaw, A Rizvi, T Roberts, HE Toyin Saraki, C Storey, AM Wojcieszek, S Downe; Lancet Ending Preventable Stillbirths Series study group;
Stillbirths: economic and psychosocial consequences.
The Lancet 2016; 387 (10018): 604-16. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00836-3 

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue, H Morris
The place of faith for Consultant Obstetricians following stillbirth: a qualitative exploratory study
Journal of Religion and Health 2016; 55 (5): 1519-1528
doi: 10.1007/s10943-015-0077-7 

AG Morris, S Meaney, N Spillane, K O’Donoghue
The Postnatal Morbidity associated with Second-trimester Miscarriage
The Journal of Maternal and Fetal Medicine 2015 Nov 3:1-5 [ePub]
doi: 10.3109/14767058.2015.1103728

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
doi: 10.1177/1542305015602714

S Meaney, S Gallagher, JE Lutomski, K O’ Donoghue
Parental decision making around perinatal autopsy? A qualitative investigation
Health Expectations 2014; November 6 [ePub] doi: 10.1111/hex.12305 

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] doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000533

D Nuzum, S Meaney, K O’Donoghue
The impact of stillbirth on consultant obstetrician gynaecologists: a qualitative study
British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 121 (8): 1020-8
doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.12695 

CM McCarthy, K O’Donoghue
Conjoined Twins: Experience in an Irish Tertiary Centre
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 34 (3): 225-8.  doi: 10.3109/01443615.2013.8353

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
doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-14-63

OA Houlihan, K O’Donoghue
The Natural History of pregnancies with a diagnosis of Trisomy 18 and Trisomy 13: a retrospective case series
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2013; 13 (1): 209. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-13-209 

K McNamara, K O’Donoghue, O O’Connell, 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 doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2011.03.09



Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

An Roinn Obstatraice agus Gínéiceolaíochta

Cork University Maternity Hospital, 5th Floor, Wilton, Cork, Ireland