Recent SVUH Radiology Publications


Radiology Resident Education: In defense of the Socratic method. Redmond, C, Healy GM, Clifford, S, Heffernan EJ. Academic Radiology. In press

The lady with the dragon tattoo. O’Beirne SL, O’Dwyer DN, Walsh SM, Dodd JD, Crotty TB, Donnelly SC. Ir J Med Sci. 2017 Feb;186(1):157-160.

Calcified cerebral embolism: what the clinician needs to know. Hutchinson, Z, Clifford, S & Killeen, RP QJM, (2017)

Carroll AG, Kavanagh RG, Ni Leidhin C, Cullinan NM, Lavelle LP, Malone DE.  Comparative Effectiveness of Imaging Modalities for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Intussusception: A Critically Appraised Topic.  Academic Radiology. 2017 May;24(5):521-529. PMID: 28268146

Accuracy of 64-section MDCT in the diagnosis of cruciate ligament tears. Heffernan EJ, Moran DE, Gerstenmaier JF, McCarthy CJ, Hegarty C, McMahon CJ. Clin Radiol. 2017 Feb 16.

MRI-directed cognitive fusion-guided biopsy of the anterior prostate tumors. Ian G. Murphy, Elaine NiMhurchu, Robert G. Gibney, and Colm J. McMahon. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2017 Mar; 23(2): 87–93

Commentary: Radiologic-pathologic correlation of primary and secondary cardiomyopathies: findings of cardiac MRI and histopathology of heart from autopsy and transplantation. Dodd JD, Murphy DJ. Radiographics 2017, in press

Neurosarcoidosis: Clinical presentation and changing treatment patterns in an Irish Caucasian population. O’Connell K, Jones J, Williams L, Murphy DJ, McGuigan C, Tubridy N, Killeen RP, McCabe D, O’Riordan S. Irish Journal of Medical Science 2017, epub Jan 18

Ireland’s recent contribution to the radiological literature; a bibliometric analysis. CE Redmond, GM Healy, DT Ryan, R Conway, CF Murphy, C NiLeidhin, J Power, DP Brophy, EJ Heffernan. Irish Medical Journal. 2017;110 (4)

Mid-term analysis of survival and cause of death following Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm repair. Gerard M Healy, Ciaran E Redmond MD, Sam Gray, Lucian Iacob, Stephen Sheehan, Joseph F Dowdall, Mary Barry, Colin P Cantwell, David P Brophy. Vascular and Endovascular surgery. 2017 Jul;51(5):274-281

FDG PET diagnosis of primary intracranial lymphoma: Radiology-Pathology correlation. Claire Kenny, Gerard M Healy, Ciaran E Redmond, Michael Farrell, Gerard Connaghan, Christopher McGuigan, Ronan P Killeen. QJM. 2017 Mar 1 PMID: 28340028

Diagnostic accuracy of carotid intima media thickness in predicting coronary plaque burden on coronary computed tomography angiography in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea. Murphy DJ, Crinion SJ, Redmond CE, Healy GM, McNicholas WT Ryan S, Dodd JD. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2017 Feb 11. PMID: 28229911

Re: Treat the patient or radiology? Free intraperitoneal gas in clinically well patients with perforated diverticulitis. Redmond CE, Healy GM, Kelly BS, McCann. ANZ J Surg. 2017 Jan;87(1-2):102-103. PMID: 28156066

Comparative Effectiveness of Imaging Modalities for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Intussusception: A Critically Appraised Topic. Carroll AG, Kavanagh RG, Ni Leidhin C, Cullinan NM, Lavelle LP, Malone DE. Acad Radiol. 2017 May;24(5):521-529.



Computed tomography versus invasive coronary angiography: design and methods of the pragmatic randomised multicentre DISCHARGE trial. Napp AE, Haase R, Laule M, Schuetz GM, Rief M, Dreger H, Feuchtner G, Friedrich G, Špaček M, Suchánek V, Fuglsang Kofoed K, Engstroem T, Schroeder S, Drosch T, Gutberlet M, Woinke M, Maurovich-Horvat P, Merkely B, Donnelly P, Ball P, Dodd JD, Quinn M, Saba L, Porcu M, Francone M, Mancone M, Erglis A, Zvaigzne L, Jankauskas A, Sakalyte G, Harań T, Ilnicka-Suckiel M, Bettencourt N, Gama-Ribeiro V, Condrea S, Benedek I, Čemerlić Adjić N, Adjić O, Rodriguez-Palomares J, Garcia Del Blanco B, Roditi G, Berry C, Davis G, Thwaite E, Knuuti J, Pietilä M, Kępka C, Kruk M, Vidakovic R, Neskovic AN, Díez I, Lecumberri I, Geleijns J, Kubiak C, Strenge-Hesse A, Do TH, Frömel F, Gutiérrez-Ibarluzea I, Benguria-Arrate G, Keiding H, Katzer C, Müller-Nordhorn J, Rieckmann N, Walther M, Schlattmann P, Dewey M; DISCHARGE Trial Group.. Eur Radiol. 2016 Nov 18.

Cystic Pancreatic Neoplasm Guidelines and the Importance of PubMed Search Effectiveness. Cahalane AM, Purcell YM, Lavelle LP, McEvoy SH, Ryan ER, Malone DE, O’Toole E. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Oct;13(10):1168.

Acute administration of ivacaftor to people with cystic fibrosis and a G551D-CFTR mutation reveals smooth muscle abnormalities. Adam RJ, Hisert KB, Dodd JD, Grogan B, Launspach JL, Barnes JK, Gallagher CG, Sieren JP, Gross TJ, Fischer AJ, Cavanaugh JE, Hoffman EA, Singh PK, Welsh MJ, McKone EF, Stoltz DA. JCI Insight. 2016 Apr 7;1(4):e86183.

Chest CT abnormalities and quality of life: relationship in adult cystic fibrosis. Kilcoyne A, Lavelle LP, McCarthy CJ, McEvoy SH, Fleming H, Gallagher A, Loeve M, Tiddens H, McKone E, Gallagher CC, Dodd JD. Ann Transl Med. 2016 Mar;4(5):87.

Evaluation of the incidence of pulmonary embolus in the early postoperative period following cemented hemiarthroplasty. Murphy CG, Moran DE, Gerstenmaier JF, Bruce-Brand R, O’Toole GC, O’Rourke SK, Heffernan EJ. Hip Int. 2016 May 16;26(3):295-300.

Predictive value of PI-RADS classification in MRI-directed transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy. NiMhurchu E, O’Kelly F, Murphy IG, Lavelle LP, Collins CD, Lennon G, Galvin D, Mulvin D, Quinlan D, McMahon CJ. Clin Radiol. 2016 Apr;71(4):375-80

A rare case of metastatic primary peritoneal adenocarcinoma presenting as breast cancer. Watson GA, Greally M, Murphy DJ, Doyle A, Walshe JM. International Journal of Cancer and Oncology 2016; 2 :1-4

Pulmonary Fibrosis: tissue characterization imaging using late-enhanced MRI compared to non-contrast anatomic HRCT imaging. Lavelle LP, Brady D, McEvoy SH, Murphy DJ, Gallagher A, Gibney B, Butler M, Shortt F, Mc Mullan M, Fabre A, Lynch D, Abbara S, Donnelly S, Dodd JD. Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology 2016, epub Jan 9

Diagnostic accuracy of standard axial 64-slice chest CT compared to cardiac MRI for the detection of cardiomyopathies. Murphy DJ, Lavelle LP, Gibney B, O’Donohoe RL, Remy-Jardin M, Dodd JD. British Journal of Radiology 2016; 89: 1059

Disordered breathing during sleep and exercise in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Lee RN, Kelly E, Nolan G, Eigenheer S, Boylan D, Murphy D, Dodd J, Keane MP, Mc Nicholas WT. Quarterly Journal of Medicine 2016; 2: 142

Assessing Fibrosis in Pulmonary Sarcoidosis: Late-enhanced MRI Compared to Anatomic HRCT Imaging. Brady D, Lavelle LP, McEvoy SH, Murphy DJ, Gallagher A, Gibney B, Butler M, Shortt F, Mc Mullan M, Fabre A, Lynch D, Abbara S, Donnelly S, Dodd JD. Quarterly Journal of Medicine, 2016; 4:257-64

Case of the week: Neurosarcoidosis with lacrimal gland involvement. Murphy DJ, O’Connell K, Killeen RP. American Journal of Neuroradiology 2016. Published online March 31 2016.

Minimally Invasive Diagnosis of Secondary Intracranial Lymphoma. A. P. McClement, G. M. Healy, C. E. Redmond, E. Stocker, G. Connaghan, S. J. Skehan, R. P. Killeen. Case Rep Hematol. 2016 (4). PMCID: PMC5149622. Epub 2016 Nov 28. PMID: 28018686

PET imaging of subclinical seizure associated with intracranial cavernous malformations. Healy GM, Redmond CE, Kinsella J, Killeen RP. QJM. 2016. Epub October 18th. PMID: 27803370

Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy associated with non-metastatic renal cell carcinoma: Report of an unusual case. CE Redmond, GM Healy, PL Redmond. Ulster Med J. 2016 Sep; 85(3): 203–204. PMC5031110

The Use of Twitter by Radiology Journals: An Analysis of Twitter Activity and Impact Factor. Kelly BS, Redmond, CE, Nason GJ, Healy GM, Horgan NA, Heffernan EJ. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Nov;13(11):1391-1396. PMID: 27577594

The Expanding Profile of the International Day of Radiology on Twitter. Kelly BS, Redmond CE, Horgan NA, Healy GM, Heffernan EJ. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Apr 19. PMID: 27106485

The use of ultrasonography and digital mammography in women under 40 years with symptomatic breast cancer: a 7-year Irish experience. Redmond CE, Healy GM, Murphy CF, O’Doherty A, Foster A. Irish J Med Sci. 2016 Jun 7. PMID: 27271165

Clinical decision rules for CT in minor head injury. GM Healy, CE Redmond, V Meyer, R Kavanagh, RP Killeen, J Ryan. Irish Medical Journal. 2016. 109 (5). PMID: 27685885

Lymphomatoid granulomatosis coronary vasculitis and cardiomyopathy: Depiction of extent and severity on cardiac CT. Redmond CE, Mhuircheartaigh NN, Healy GM, Fleming H, Feger S, Fabre A, Mhuircheartaigh ON, McCann J, Molloy E, Gullo G, Dodd JD. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2016 Mar 9.

Carroll AG, Kavanagh RG, Ni Leidhin C, Cullinan NM, Lavelle LP, Malone DE.  Comparative Effectiveness of Imaging Modalities for the Diagnosis of Intestinal Obstruction in Neonates and Infants: A Critically Appraised Topic.  Academic Radiology.  2016 May;23(5):559-68.

The Utility of Molecular Imaging for Investigating Patients with Visual Hallucinations. Clifford S, Purcell YM, Killeen RP. AJNR American Journal of Neuroradiology (2016) Sep 1.

First do no harm: nasogastric tube placement and confirmation. Walsh SM, Gallagher A, Gallagher R, Barnes E, Doherty GA, Dodd JD, Butler MW. QJM. 2016 Mar;109(3):219.

Is diffusion-weighted MRI sufficient for follow-up of neuroendocrine tumour liver metastases? Lavelle LP, O’Neill AC, McMahon CJ, Cantwell CP, Heffernan EJ, Malone DE, Daly L, Skehan SJ. Clin Radiol. 2016 Sep;71(9):863-8.

Osteoclastic-Type Giant Cell Tumours of the Pancreas: A Homogenous Series of Rare Tumours Diagnosed by Endoscopic Ultrasound. Lahiff C, Swan N, Conlon K, Malone D, Maguire D, Hoti E, Geoghegan J, McEntee G, O’Toole D. Dig Surg. 2016;33(5):401-5.



Evidence-based Practice of Radiology. Lavelle LP, Dunne RM, Carroll AG, Malone DE. Radiographics. 2015 Oct;35(6):1802-13

Imaging in cystic fibrosis and non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis. Dodd JD, Lavelle LP, Fabre A, Brady D. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Apr;36(2):194-206.

Tracheomalacia in Adults with Cystic Fibrosis: Determination of Prevalence and Severity with Dynamic Cine CT. McDermott S, Barry SC, Judge EE, Collins S, de Jong PA, Tiddens HA, McKone EF, Gallagher CG, Dodd JD. Radiology. 2015 Jun;275(3):934.

Rapid needle-out patient-rollover approach after CT-guided lung biopsy: challenges and future directions. O’Neill AC, Ní Mhuircheartaigh N, Dodd JD. J Thorac Dis. 2015 Oct;7(10):1713-5.

A comparative analysis of the occupational energy expenditure of radiologists versus clinicians. Murphy IG, Murphy CG, Heffernan EJ. Ir J Med Sci. 2015 Dec;184(4):889-92. doi: 10.1007/s11845-014-1215-z. Epub 2014 Oct 24.

Should abdominal sequences be included in prostate cancer MR staging studies? McEvoy SH, Lavelle LP, Purcell YM, Quinlan DM, Skehan SJ, Collins CD, McMahon CJ. Eur J Radiol. 2015 Jun;84(6):1019-22

Cystic Fibrosis below the Diaphragm: Abdominal Findings in Adult Patients. Lisa P. Lavelle, Sinead H. McEvoy, Elaine Ni Mhurchu, Robert G. Gibney, Colm J. McMahon, Eric J. Heffernan,  Dermot E. Malone,  Radiographics, May-June 2015, Volume 35, Issue 3

Paget’s Disease of Bone: Progress Towards Remission and Prevention. Gerard Healy, Conor Woods, Eric Heffernan, Malachi J. McKenna. Irish Medical Journal 2015. Nov-Dec;108(10):316-7. PMID: 26817293

Sub-Classification of Small Bowel Crohn’s Disease Using Magnetic Resonance Enterography: A Review Using Evidence Based Medicine Methodology. Murphy DJ, Smyth AE, Mc Evoy SH, Gibson DJ, Doherty GA, Malone DE. Clinical Radiology 2015; 12: 1336-43

Magnetic resonance enterography findings as predictors of clinical outcome following antitumour necrosis factor treatment in small bowel Crohn’s disease. Gibson DJ, Murphy DJ, Smyth AW, Mc Evoy SH, Keegan D, Byrne K, Mulcahy HE, Cullen G, Malone DE, Doherty GA. European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2015; 8:956-62

Case of the Week: Cervical Schwannoma presenting as Intracranial Subarachnoid Haermorrhage. Murphy DJ, Crowe M, Killeen RP. American Journal of Neuroradiology 2015. Published online 28th December 2015.

Visceral adiposity is a risk factor for poor prognosis in colorectal cancer in colorectal cancer patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy. Lee CN, Murphy DJ, Mc Mahon C, Nolan B, Cullen G, Mulcahy H, Sheahan C, Barnes E, Fennelly D, Ryan EJ, Doherty GA. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer 2015; 3: 243-50

Pericardial absence- is symptomatic partial defect an enigmatic cardiovascular risk? Voon VN, Masood F, Khattak, McWeeney D, Gibney B, Murphy D, Dodd JD, Quigley P. Quarterly Journal of Medicine 2015; 9: 733-4

Disordered breathing during sleep and exercise in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and the role of biomarkers. Lee RN, Kelly E, Nolan G, Eigenheer S, Boylan D, Murphy D, Dodd J, Keane MP, McNicholas WT. Quarterly Journal of Medicine 2015; 4: 315-23

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis with Emphysema: Evidence of Synergy among Emphysema and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis in Smokers. Mitchell P*, Das J*, Murphy DJ*, Keane MP, Donnelly SC, Dodd JD, Butler MW. Respiratory Care 2015; 2 :259-68 *=co-first authors

Pulmonary Nodular Lymphoid Hyperplasia presenting cavitating pulmonary nodules. Judge EP, Abrahams J, Costigan D, McWeeney D, Healy D, Dodd JD, Jeffers M, Butler M, Fabre A. Pathol Res Pract. 2015 Dec;211(12):1006-9.

Cardiac MR Imaging of Nonischemic Cardiomyopathies: Imaging Protocols and Spectra of Appearances. O’Donnell DH, Abbara S, Chaithiraphan V, Yared K, Killeen RP, Martos R, Keane D, Cury RC, Dodd JD. Radiology. 2015 Oct;277(1):308.

Renal Trauma: The Rugby Factor. Catherine M. Freeman, Michael E. Kelly, Gregory J. Nason, Barry B. McGuire, Aoife Kilcoyne, John Ryan, Gerald Lennon, David Galvin, David Quinlan, David Mulvin. Curr Urol. 2015 Sep;8(3):133-7. doi: 10.1159/000365704. Epub 2015 Sep 4.

Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Biopsy of the Prostate: Is the Information Accessible, Usable, Reliable and Readable? Redmond CE, Nason GJ, Kelly ME, McMahon C, Cantwell CP, Quinlan DM. Curr Urol. 2015 May;8(1);32-7

Pancreaticopleural fistula as a presentation of a pancreatic neoplasm. A report of a case and review of the literature. Redmond CE, McEvoy SH, Cullen A, Skehan SJ, Conlon KC. JOP. 2015 Jan 31;16(1);95-6

Radical resection of a late-relapsed testicular germ cell tumour: hepatectomy, cavotomy  and thrombectomy. Ni Leighin C, Redmond CE, Cahalane AM, Heneghan HM, Motyer R, Ryan ER, Hoti E. Case Rep Surg 2014:713049

Incidental findings detected on emergency abdominal CT scnas: a 1 year review. Kelly ME, Heeney A, Redmond CE, Costelloe J, Nason GJ, Ryan J, Brophy D, Winter DC. Abdo Imag. 2015 Aug;40(6);1853-7


The role of imaging specialists as authors of systematic reviews on diagnostic and interventional imaging and its impact on scientific quality: report from the EuroAIM Evidence-based Radiology Working Group. Sardanelli F, Bashir H, Berzaczy D, Cannella G, Espeland A, Flor N, Helbich T, Hunink M, Malone DE, Mann R, Muzzupappa C, Petersen LJ, Riklund K, Sconfienza LM, Serafin Z, Spronk S, Stoker J, van Beek EJ, Vorwerk D, Leo GD. Radiology. 2014 Aug;272(2):533-40.

Ivacaftor Imaging Response in Cystic Fibrosis. Hoare S, McEvoy S, McCarthy CJ, Kilcoyne A, Brady D, Gibney B, Gallagher CG, McKone EF, Dodd JD. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2014 Feb 15;189(4):484

Motorised mobility scooters; upper limb fractures in elderly novice users. Murphy CG, Murphy IG, O’Rourke KS, O’Shea K. Clin Cases Miner Bone Metab. 2014 May;11(2):132-5.

John Thomas sign–a memorable but misleading sign in hip fractures. Murphy IG, Murphy CG, Heffernan EJ. Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2014 Apr;100(2):199-202.

Imaging of gunshot injuries in a west Dublin teaching hospital–a ten year review. Murphy I, Lavelle L, Ni Mhurchu E, McCarthy R, Heffernan E. Ir Med J. 2014 Sep;107(8):244-5.

“EcoRadiology”–pulling the plug on wasted energy in the radiology department. McCarthy CJ, Gerstenmaier JF, O’ Neill AC, McEvoy SH, Hegarty C, Heffernan EJ. Acad Radiol. 2014 Dec;21(12):1563-6.

Practical tips and tricks for assessing prosthetic valves and detecting paravalvular regurgitation using cardiac CT. O’Neill AC, Martos R, Murtagh G, Ryan ER, McCreery C, Keane D, Quinn M, Dodd JD. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2014 Jul-Aug;8(4):323-7.

Pancreaticoduodenectomy: expected post-operative anatomy and complications. McEvoy SH, Lavelle LP, Hoare SM, O’Neill AC, Awan FN, Malone DE, Ryan ER, McCann JW, Heffernan EJ. Br J Radiol. 2014 Sep;87(1041):20140050.

Pulmonary blastoma: a case report and review of the literature. Smyth RJ, Fabre A, Dodd JD, Bartosik W, Gallagher CG, McKone EF. BMC Res Notes. 2014 May 13;7:294.

Inadvertent subclavian artery cannulation with a central venous catheter; successful retrieval using a minimal invasive technique. Redmond CE, O’Donohoe R, Breslin D, Brophy DP. Ir Med J. 2014 Oct;107(9):292-3

Pancreatic metastasectomy: experience of the Irish National Surgical Centre for Pancreatic Cancer. Redmond CE, Adler H, Heneghan HM, Kelly R, Swan N, Cantwell CP, Maguire D, Traynor O, Hoti E, Geoghegan JG, Conlon KC. Ir J Med Sci. 2014 Dec;183(4):677-80



Evaluation of the particulate concentration in a gelatin-based phantom for sonographically guided lesion biopsy. Gerstenmaier JF, McCarthy CJ, Brophy DP, Cantwell CP. J Ultrasound Med. 2013 Aug;32(8):1471-5.

Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Illustrated Guide to Systematic Radiologic Diagnosis and Staging According to Guidelines of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

Sinead H. McEvoy, Colin J. McCarthy, Lisa P. Lavelle, Deirdre E. Moran, Colin P. Cantwell, Stephen J. Skehan, Robert G. Gibney, Dermot E. Malone, Radiographics, October 2013Volume 33, Issue 6

Authors’ response. McEvoy SH, McCarthy CJ, Lavelle LP, Moran DE, Cantwell CP, Skehan SJ, Gibney RG, Malone DE. Radiographics. 2013 Oct;33(6):1670-1.

Bicuspid aortic valves: Diagnostic accuracy of standard axial 64-slice chest CT compared to reformatted aortic valve image plane ECG-gated cardiac CT. Murphy DJ, McEvoy SM, Ireyengar S, Feuchtner G, Baumeller S, Roobottom C, Alkahadi H, Dodd JD. European Journal of Radiology, 2014; 8:1396-401.

Dose-related effects of vitamin D on immune responses in patients with clinically isolated syndrome and healthy control participants: study protocol for an exploratory randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial. O’Connell K, Kelly S, Kinsella K, Jordan S, Kenny O, Murphy D, Heffernan E, O’Laoide R, O’Shea D, McKenna C, Cassidy L, Fletcher J, Walsh C, Brady J, McGuigan C, Tubridy N, Hutchinson M. Trials 2013, 14:272

Initial impact of a systematic multidisciplinary approach on the management of patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor. Tamagno G, Sheahan K, Skehan SJ, Geoghegan JG, Fennelly D, Collins CD, Maguire D, Traynor O, Brophy DP, Cantwell C, Swan N, McGowan L, O’Toole D, O’Shea D. Endocrine. 2013 Oct;44(2):504-9.

Impact of Magnetic Resonance Enterography in the management of small bowel Crohn’s disease. Cheriyan DG, Slattery E, McDermott S, Kilcoyne A, Kingston C, Keegan D, Mulcahy HE, Doherty GA, Malone DE, Murphy SJ. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 May;25(5):550-5.

Optimal timing of the delayed phase in dynamic contrast-enhanced imaging of the liver. McEvoy, S.H., L.P. Lavelle, and D.E. Malone, Radiology, 2013. 269(2): p. 619.

Hepatocellular carcinoma: illustrated guide to systematic radiologic diagnosis and staging according to guidelines of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. McEvoy SH, McCarthy CJ, Lavelle LP, Moran DE, Cantwell CP, Skehan SJ, Gibney RG, Malone DE.Radiographics, 2013. 33(6): p. 1653-68.

Authors’ response. McEvoy SH, McCarthy CJ, Lavelle LP, Moran DE, Cantwell CP, Skehan SJ, Gibney RG, Malone DE. Radiographics, 2013. 33(6): p. 1670-1.

Pancreatic transection as a result of a high-pressure water jet injury. Redmond CE, McEvoy SH, Ryan ER, Hoti E. BMJ Case Rep. 2013. Jul 31;

Successful arterial reconstruction and colectomy to treat severe visceral disease with concomitant colon cancer. Redmond CE, O’Donohoe R, Brophy DP, Maguire D, Beddy D. Tech Coloproctol. 2013. Oct;17(5):601-3



“Chest tube” removal after liver transgression. Hegarty C, Gerstenmaier JF, Brophy D. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2012 Feb;23(2):275.

Poststernotomy lymphadenopathy: prevalence, size and location on chest CT. McCarthy CJ, O’Neill AC, McEvoy SH, Kilcoyne A, Butler MW, Keane MP, Dodd JD. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2012 Jan 9.

Diagnostic performance of MDCT, PET/CT and gadoxetic acid (Primovist(®))-enhanced MRI in patients with colorectal liver metastases being considered for hepatic resection: initial experience in a single centre. Chan VO1, Das JP, Gerstenmaier JF, Geoghegan J, Gibney RG, Collins CD, Skehan SJ, Malone DE. Ir J Med Sci. 2012 Dec;181(4):499-509.

A Predictive Model of Suitability for Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery in the Treatment of Primary Hyperthyroidism Dara O. Kavanagh, Patricia Fitzpatrick, Eddie Myers, Rory Kennelly, Stephen J. Skehan, Robert G. Gibney, Arnold D. K. Hill, Denis Evoy, Enda W. McDermott World Journal of Surgery,  May 2012, Volume 36, Issue 5, pp 1175–1181

Diagnostic performance of MDCT, PET/CT and gadoxetic acid (Primovist(®))-enhanced MRI in patients with colorectal liver metastases being considered for hepatic resection: initial experience in a single centre. Chan VO, Das JP, Gerstenmaier JF, Geoghegan J, Gibney RG, Collins CD, Skehan SJ, Malone DE. Ir J Med Sci. 2012 Dec;181(4):499-509. doi: 10.1007/s11845-012-0805-x. Epub 2012 Mar 17

Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome and bevacizumab in breast cancer. Sclafani F, Giuseppe G, Mezynksi J, Collins C, Crown J. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Sep 10;30(26):e257-9.

RE: Mass lesions in chronic pancreatitis: benign or malignant? An “evidence-based practice” approach. A caveat regarding autoimmune pancreatitis. Gerstenmaier JF, Malone DE. Abdom Imaging. 2012 Feb;37(1):151-2.

Pulmonary fibrosis in systemic sclerosis: association with myocardial fibrosis. Nicholson PJ, Hegarty C, Jackson M, Keane D, Fitzgerald O, Bresnihan B, Veale D, Dodd JD. J Thorac Imaging. 2012 Jan;27(1):44-50.

Investigation of cardiomyopathy using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging part 1: Common phenotypes. McDermott S, O’Neill AC, Ridge CA, Dodd JD. World J Cardiol. 2012 Apr 26;4(4):103-11.

Investigation of cardiomyopathy using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging part 2: Rare phenotypes. O’Neill AC, McDermott S, Ridge CA, Keane D, Dodd JD. World J Cardiol. 2012 May 26;4(5):173-82.

High-resolution CT of nontuberculous mycobacterium infection in adult CF patients: diagnostic accuracy. McEvoy S, Lavelle L, Kilcoyne A, McCarthy C, deJong PA, Loeve M, Tiddens HA, McKone E, Gallagher CG, Dodd JD. Eur Radiol. 2012 Dec;22(12):2736-42.

Bronchopleural cutaneous fistula after pulmonary radiofrequency ablation: treatment with low-adherent paraffin gauze dressing. Cahalane AM, Kelly RM, O’Neill A, Moran D, Butler MW, Keane MP, Lawler L, Dodd JD. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2012 Feb;23(2):283-5.

Your patient has symptomatic fibroids and would like to have a baby: what treatment should you advise? O’’Driscoll, D., D.E. Malone, and C. Johnston, Can Assoc Radiol J, 2012. 63(1): p. 2-4.


Atypical proximal femoral fractures in patients with Pagets disease receiving bisphosphonate therapy. Aoife Kilcoyne, Eric J. Heffernan. AJR American Journal of Roentgenology 2011 Jul;197(1):W196-7

Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of lung tumors: evaluation of the literature using evidence-based techniques. Chan VO, McDermott S, Malone DE, Dodd JD. J Thorac Imaging. 2011 Feb;26(1):18-26.

Focal thyroid incidentalomas identified with whole-body FDG-PET warrant further investigation Prichard RS, Cotter M, Evoy D, Gibbons D, Collins C, McDermott E, Skehan S. Ir Med J. 2011 Jun;104(6):177-9.

Mass lesions in chronic pancreatitis: benign or malignant? An “evidence-based practice” approach. Gerstenmaier JF, Malone DE. Abdom Imaging. 2011 Oct;36(5):569-77.

Point-of-care ultrasonography. Moran DE, Gibney RG. Ir Med J. 2011 Oct;104(9):262.

Change in CD3 positive T-cell expression in psoriatic arthritis synovium correlates with change in DAS28 and magnetic resonance imaging synovitis scores following initiation of biologic therapy–a single centre, open-label study. Pontifex EK, Gerlag DM, Gogarty M, Vinkenoog M, Gibbs A, Burgman I, Fearon U, Bresnihan B, Tak PP, Gibney RG, Veale DJ, FitzGerald O. Arthritis Res Ther. 2011 Jan 27;13(1):R7. doi: 10.1186/ar3228

PET/CT and breast cancer. Hegarty C, Collins CD. Cancer Imaging. 2010 Oct 4;10 Spec no A:S59-62. PMID: 20880780

Multiple myeloma. Collins CD. Cancer Imaging. 2010 Feb 11;10:20-31.

Primary cardiac lymphoma: diagnostic tools and treatment challenges. Bambury R1, Gallagher F, Dodd JD, Fennelly D. Ir J Med Sci. 2011 Mar;180(1):271-3.

CT colonography and transient bacteraemia: implications for antibiotic prophylaxis. Ridge CA, Carter MR, Browne LP, Ryan R, Hegaryy C, Schaffer K, Malone DE. Eur Radiol, 2011. 21(2): p. 360-5.


“Porcelain heart” cardiomyopathy secondary to hyperparathyroidism: radiographic, echocardiographic, and cardiac CT appearances. Freeman J, Dodd JD, Ridge CA, O’Neill A, McCreery C, Quinn M. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2010 Nov-Dec;4(6):402-4.

Chronic mitral regurgitation detected on cardiac MDCT: differentiation between functional and valvular aetiologies. Killeen RP, Arnous S, Martos R, Abbara S, Quinn M, Dodd JD. Eur Radiol. 2010 Aug;20(8):1886-95.

Detection of cardiac tumour-surface thrombus: utilization of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging avascular tissue nulling sequence. Ailbhe O’Neill, Carole Ridge, Ricardo C. Cury, Martin Quinn, David Keane, Jonathan D. Dodd. Eur Heart J (2010) 31 (11): 1421.

Giant right atrial myxoma: characterization with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. Ridge CA, Killeen RP, Sheehan KM, Ryan R, Mulligan N, Luke D, Quinn M, Dodd JD. Clin Imaging. 2010 May-Jun;34(3):231-3.

Headshop heartache: acute mephedrone ‘meow’ myocarditis. Nicholson PJ, Quinn MJ, Dodd JD. Heart. 2010 Dec;96(24):2051-2.


Noncardiac findings on cardiac CT. Part II: spectrum of imaging findings. Killeen RP, Cury RC, McErlean A, Dodd JD. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2009 Nov-Dec;3(6):361-71.

Hepatocellular carcinoma complicating cystic fibrosis related liver disease. O’Donnell DH, Ryan R, Hayes B, Fennelly D, Gibney RG. J Cyst Fibros. 2009 Jul;8(4):288-90. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2009.05.002. Epub 2009 May 26

Corticosteroid-associated osteonecrosis of the femoral head: complete resolution on MRI with conservative treatment Terence Rooney, Ronan H Mullan, Robert Gibney, Oliver FitzGerald BMJ Case Reports 2009; doi:10.1136/bcr.08.2008.0673

Hepatic transplantation outcomes for carefully selected cirrhotic patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: experience at a small- to medium-volume centre. Qasim A, Zaman MB, Maguire D, Geoghegan J, Gibney R, Nolan N, Traynor O, Hegarty J, McCormick PA. Ir J Med Sci. 2009 Dec;178(4):469-72. doi: 10.1007/s11845-009-0333-5.

Hemobilia as a potential complication in patients treated with photodynamic therapy for unresectable cholangiocarcinoma. Killeen RP, Torreggiani WC, Malone DE, Brophy DP. Gastrointest Cancer Res, 2009. 3(2): p. 80.


Unusual MRI abnormalities in anti-Yo positive “pure” paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration. McHugh JC, Tubridy N, Collins CD, Hutchinson M. J Neurol. 2008 Jan;255(1):138-9.

The sentinel node in breast cancer. Collins CD. Cancer Imaging. 2008 Oct 4;8 Spec No A:S10-8.

Can ultrasound evaluate axillary lymph node status in patients with breast cancer? O’Connell, A.M., A. O’Doherty, and D.E. Malone, Can Assoc Radiol J, 2008. 59(1): p. 19-21.

Honeycomb cysts in idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis: high-resolution CT appearances in two adults. Harte S, McNicholas WT, Donnelly SC, Dodd JD. Br J Radiol. 2008 Dec;81(972):e295-8.

Cardiac multidetector CT: technical and diagnostic evaluation with evidence-based practice techniques. Heffernan EJ, Dodd JD, Malone DE. Radiology. 2008 Aug;248(2):366-77.

Cardiac valve disease: spectrum of findings on cardiac 64-MDCT. Ryan R, Abbara S, Colen RR, Arnous S, Quinn M, Cury RC, Dodd JD. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 May;190(5):W294-303.

Cabrol shunt for iatrogenic aortic dissection: evaluation with cardiac 64-slice CT. Okumu RO, O’Donnell D, McCreery CJ, Luke D, Dodd JD. Eur Heart J. 2008 Mar;29(5):617. Epub 2007 Oct 24.

Quantification of nonculprit coronary lesions: comparison of cardiac 64-MDCT and invasive coronary angiography. Dodd JD, Rieber J, Pomerantsev E, Chaithiraphan V, Achenbach S, Moreiras JM, Abbara S, Hoffmann U, Brady TJ, Cury RC. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Aug;191(2):432-8.

Achievable outcomes in the management of proximal cholangiocarcinoma: an update prepared using “evidence-based practice” techniques. Killeen RP, Harte S, Maguire D, Malone DE. Abdom Imaging. 2008 Jan-Feb;33(1):54-7.

Evidence-based practice in radiology: what color is your parachute? Malone DE. Abdom Imaging. 2008 Jan-Feb;33(1):3-5.

Bone mineral density in cystic fibrosis: benefit of exercise capacity. Dodd JD1, Barry SC, Barry RB, Cawood TJ, McKenna MJ, Gallagher CG. J Clin Densitom. 2008 Oct-Dec;11(4):537-42.

Do all non-calcified echogenic renal lesions found on ultrasound need further evaluation with CT? Farrelly C, Delaney H, McDermott R, Malone D. Abdom Imaging. 2008 Jan-Feb;33(1):44-7.

Magnetic resonance enteroclysis compared with conventional enteroclysis and computed tomography enteroclysis: a critically appraised topic. Ryan ER, Heaslip IS. Abdom Imaging. 2008 Jan-Feb;33(1):34-7.

Plain X-ray and computed tomography of the orbit in cases and suspected cases of intraocular foreign body. Saeed A, Cassidy L, Malone DE, Beatty S. Eye (Lond), 2008. 22(11): p. 1373-7.



Analysis of patients with false negative mammography and symptomatic breast carcinoma. Murphy IG, Dillon MF, Doherty AO, McDermott EW, Kelly G, O’Higgins N, Hill AD. J Surg Oncol. 2007 Nov 1;96(6):457-63.

PET/CT in oncology: for which tumours is it the reference standard? Collins CD. Cancer Imaging. 2007 Oct 1;7 Spec No A:S77-87.

FDG PET in preoperative assessment of colorectal liver metastases combining “evidence-based practice” and “technology assessment” methods to develop departmental imaging protocols: should FDG PET be routinely used in the preoperative assessment of patients with colorectal liver metastases? Sheehan JJ1, Ridge CA, Ward EV, Duffy GJ, Collins CD, Skehan SJ, Malone DE. Acad Radiol. 2007 Apr;14(4):389-97.

Bisphosphonate induced osteonecrosis of the jaws: unravelling uncertainty in disease causality. Kelleher FC, McKenna M, Collins C, Brady G, Collins I, Crown J. Acta Oncol. 2007;46(5):702-4.

A potential anatomic cause of mandibular osteonecrosis in patients receiving bisphosphonate treatment. Kelleher FC, McKenna M, Collins CD, Crown JP. Mayo Clin Proc. 2007 Jan;82(1):134; author reply 134-5.

The process of evidence-based practice in radiology: an introduction. Sheehan JJ, Ridge CA, Ward EV, Duffy GJ, Collins CD, Skehan SJ, Malone DE. Acad Radiol. 2007 Apr;14(4):385-8.

Groin mass in pregnancy. Murphy IG, Heffernan EJ, Gibney RG. Br J Radiol. 2007 Jul;80(955):588-9.

Ectopic splenic tissue presenting as a scrotal mass. Floyd MS Jr, Dowling CM, Power RE, O’Brien A, Gibney RG, Quinlan DM. Ir J Med Sci. 2007 Jul-Sep;176(2):141-2. Epub 2007 Apr 20.

A clinical test to avoid sural nerve injuries in percutaneous Achilles tendon repairs. Flavin R, Gibney RG, O’Rourke SK. Injury. 2007 Jul;38(7):845-7. Epub 2007 Jan 22.

Aortoenteric fistula: a diagnostic dilemma. Hughes FM, Kavanagh D, Barry M, Owens A, MacErlaine DP, Malone DE. Abdom Imaging. 2007 May-Jun;32(3):398-402.

Evidence-based practice in radiology: an introduction to the series. Malone DE. Radiology. 2007 Jan;242(1):12-4.

Evidence-based practice in radiology education: why and how should we teach it? van Beek, E.J. and D.E. Malone, . Radiology, 2007. 243(3): p. 633-40.

Evidence-based practice in radiology: step 5 (evaluate)–caveats and common questions. Malone, D.E. and M. Staunton. Radiology, 2007. 243(2): p. 319-28.