Dr. Geraldine Gaffney


Contact Details

Senior Lecturer
Dept. of Obs. & Gynaecology
UCHG
Newcastle Road
Galway

T: Ext. 3680
E: geraldine.gaffney@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2014) 'Placental prothrombin mRNA levels in APC resistance (APCR) women with increased placental fibrin deposition'
Sedano-Balbas, S,Lyons, M,Cleary, B,Murray, M,Gaffney, G,Maher, M (2014) 'Placental prothrombin mRNA levels in APC resistance (APCR) women with increased placental fibrin deposition'. Irish Journal Of Medical Science, 183 :477-480 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'ATLANTIC-DIP: Raised Maternal Body Mass Index (BMI) Adversely Affects Maternal and Fetal Outcomes in Glucose-Tolerant Women According to International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) Criteria'
Dennedy, MC,Avalos, G,O'Reilly, MW,O'Sullivan, EP,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2012) 'ATLANTIC-DIP: Raised Maternal Body Mass Index (BMI) Adversely Affects Maternal and Fetal Outcomes in Glucose-Tolerant Women According to International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) Criteria'. Journal Of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 97 :608-612 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'The birth of Atlantic DIP'
Dunne FP and Gaffney G on behalf of the ATLANTIC DIP collaborators (2012) 'The birth of Atlantic DIP'. Irish Medical Journal (Supplement), 105 (5):2-4 [Details]
(2012) 'ATLANTIC DIP: Pregnancy outcomes for women with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes'
Dunne F Avalos G Durkan M Mitchell Y Gallacher T Keenan M Hogan M Carmody L Gaffney G (2012) 'ATLANTIC DIP: Pregnancy outcomes for women with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes'. Irish Medical Journal (Supplement), 105 (5):6-9 [Details]
(2012) 'ATLANTIC DIP: the prevalence and consequences of gestational diabetes in Ireland'
O Sullivan EP, Avalos G, O Reilly M, Dennedy MC, Gaffney G, Dunne FP (2012) 'ATLANTIC DIP: the prevalence and consequences of gestational diabetes in Ireland'. Irish Medical Journal (Supplement), 105 (5):13-15 [Details]
(2011) 'Atlantic Diabetes in Pregnancy (DIP): the prevalence and outcomes of gestational diabetes mellitus using new diagnostic criteria'
O'Sullivan, EP,Avalos, G,O'Reilly, M,Dennedy, MC,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2011) 'Atlantic Diabetes in Pregnancy (DIP): the prevalence and outcomes of gestational diabetes mellitus using new diagnostic criteria'. Diabetologia, 54 :1670-1675 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'APCR, factor V gene known and novel SNPs and adverse pregnancy outcomes in an Irish cohort of pregnant women'
Sedano-Balbas, S,Lyons, M,Cleary, B,Murray, M,Gaffney, G,Maher, M (2010) 'APCR, factor V gene known and novel SNPs and adverse pregnancy outcomes in an Irish cohort of pregnant women'. BMC Pregnancy And Childbirth, 10 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'ATLANTIC DIP: The Impact of Obesity on Pregnancy Outcome in Glucose-Tolerant Women'
Owens, LA,O'Sullivan, EP,Kirwan, B,Avalos, G,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2010) 'ATLANTIC DIP: The Impact of Obesity on Pregnancy Outcome in Glucose-Tolerant Women'. Diabetes Care, 33 :577-579 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Dyskinetic cerebral palsy in Europe: trends in prevalence and severity'
Himmelmann, K,McManus, V,Hagberg, G,Uvebrant, P,Krageloh-Mann, I,Cans, C (2009) 'Dyskinetic cerebral palsy in Europe: trends in prevalence and severity'. Archives Of Disease In Childhood, 94 :921-926 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'ATLANTIC DIP: pregnancy outcome for women with pregestational diabetes along the Irish Atlantic seaboard'
Dunne FP, Avalos G, Durkan M, Mitchell Y, Gallacher T, Keenan M, Hogan M, Carmody LA, ATLANTIC DIP collaborators. (2009) 'ATLANTIC DIP: pregnancy outcome for women with pregestational diabetes along the Irish Atlantic seaboard'. Diabetes Care, 32 (7):1205-1206 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2008) 'Activated protein C resistance (APCR) and placental fibrin deposition'
Sedano, S,Gaffney, G,Mortimer, G,Lyons, M,Cleary, B,Murray, M,Maher, M (2008) 'Activated protein C resistance (APCR) and placental fibrin deposition'. Placenta, 29 :833-837 [DOI] [Details]
(2006) 'Prevalence of cerebral palsy in the West of Ireland 1990-1999'
Mongan, D,Dunne, K,O'Nuallain, S,Gaffney, G (2006) 'Prevalence of cerebral palsy in the West of Ireland 1990-1999'. Dev Med Child Neurol, 48 :892-895 [Details]
(2005) 'Screening for haemoglobinopathy--a comparison of two methods in an Irish maternity unit'
Allen NM, Ni Riain M, Murray M, Hession M. (2005) 'Screening for haemoglobinopathy--a comparison of two methods in an Irish maternity unit'. Ir Med J, 98 (9):276-278 [Details]
(2003) 'The usefulness of ultrasound assessment of amniotic fluid in predicting adverse outcome in prolonged pregnancy: a prospective blinded observational study'
Morris JM, Thompson K, Smithey J, Cooke I, Chamberlain P, Hope P, Altman D, MacKenzie IZ. (2003) 'The usefulness of ultrasound assessment of amniotic fluid in predicting adverse outcome in prolonged pregnancy: a prospective blinded observational study'. BJOG, 110 (11):989-994 [Details]
(2003) 'Attitudes towards routine prenatal diagnostic investigations in obstetric practice in the Republic of Ireland'
Ononeze, B. O., Gaffney, G. & Morrison, J. J. (2003) 'Attitudes towards routine prenatal diagnostic investigations in obstetric practice in the Republic of Ireland'. Irish Medical Journal, 96 (5):135-137 [Details]
(2002) 'Outcome at school age following antenatal detection of absent or reversed end diastolic flow velocity in the umbilical artery'
Schreuder AM, McDonnell M, Johnson A, Hope PL. (2002) 'Outcome at school age following antenatal detection of absent or reversed end diastolic flow velocity in the umbilical artery'. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 86 (2):F108-F114 [Details]
(2001) 'Maternal admissions to ICU--time to re-evaluate'
Duffy S. (2001) 'Maternal admissions to ICU--time to re-evaluate'. Ir Med J, 94 (8):248-249 [Details]
(2001) 'Severe HELLP syndrome remote from term'
Gardeil F, Morrison JJ. (2001) 'Severe HELLP syndrome remote from term'. Ir Med J, 94 (2) [Details]
(2000) 'Audit of thromboprophylaxis following caesarean section'
Hiremath VS. (2000) 'Audit of thromboprophylaxis following caesarean section'. Ir Med J, 93 (8):234-236 [Details]
(1999) 'Eclamptic seizures - Treatment guidelines'
Gaffney, G (1999) 'Eclamptic seizures - Treatment guidelines'. Cns Drugs, 12 :111-117 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2012) American Diabetes Association
Noctor E, Crowe C, Avalos G, Carmody L, Wickham B, Gaffney G, O Shea P, Dunne F, (2012) The prevalence of metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance post gestational diabetes in the West of Ireland American Diabetes Association [Details]
(2012) American Diabetes Association
Noctor E, Crowe C, Avalos G, Carmody L, Wickham B, Gaffney G, O Shea P, Dunne F (2012) ATLANTIC DIP: Index pregnancy factors associated with progression to pre-diabetes/diabetes up to 5 years post GSDM in the West of Ireland American Diabetes Association [Details]
(2011) Irish Endocrine Society
Noctor E, Crowe C, Carmody L, Wickham B, Avalos G, Gaffney G, O Shea P, Dunne F. (2011) The prevalence of metabolic syndrome 5 years post partum in patients with a history of GDM Irish Endocrine Society [Details]
(2011) DPSG
Dunne F, Avalos G, Carmody L, Kirwin B, Todd M, Gallacher T, Gaffney G, Durkan M, McHugh C (2011) ATLANTIC DIP: a regional approach to the delivery of care results in improved pregnancy outcomes in women with pre gestational diabetes DPSG [Details]
(2011) Irish Endocrine Society
Noctor E, Crowe C, Carmody L, Wickham B, Avalos G, Gaffney G, O Shea P Dunne F (2011) Validation of a diabetes risk score in identifying patients at risk of progression to abnormal glucose tolerance post partum Irish Endocrine Society [Details]
(2011) DPSG
O Sullivan E, Avalos G, O Reilly M, Dennedy C, Gaffney G, Dunne F (2011) ATLANTIC DIP: New IADPSG criteria diagnose more women with GDM and detects more adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes DPSG [Details]
(2009) ATLANTIC DIP: Pregnancy Outcome for Women With Pregestational Diabetes Along the Irish Alantic Seaboard
Dunne, FP,Avalos, G,Durkan, M,Mitchell, Y,Gallacher, T,Keenan, M,Hogan, M,Carmody, LA,Gaffney, G (2009) DIABETES CARE ATLANTIC DIP: Pregnancy Outcome for Women With Pregestational Diabetes Along the Irish Alantic Seaboard , pp.1205-1206 [DOI] [Details]

Abstract

  Year Publication
(2017) Maternal and perinatal outcome in low-risk singleton pregnancies with thin meconium at term.
Khalid, A,Oduola, O,Gaffney, G (2017) Maternal and perinatal outcome in low-risk singleton pregnancies with thin meconium at term. Abstract [Details]
(2015) The relationship between body mass index and infant birthweight in diabetic and non-diabetic pregnancies.
Fahy, C,O'Higgins, A,Egan, A,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2015) The relationship between body mass index and infant birthweight in diabetic and non-diabetic pregnancies. Abstract [Details]
(2015) The White Cell Count in the First Trimester of Pregnancy and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.
Furey, MA,O'Higgins, AC,Egan, A,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2015) The White Cell Count in the First Trimester of Pregnancy and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus. Abstract [Details]
(2013) The Spectrum of Disorders Manifesting as Hypercalcaemia in Pregnancy.
Kyithar, P,Yasmin, T,Quill, D,Kerin, M,Dunne, F,O'Brien, T,Gaffney, G,Bell, M,Finucane, FM (2013) The Spectrum of Disorders Manifesting as Hypercalcaemia in Pregnancy. Abstract [Details]
(2012) ATLANTIC DIP: the prevalence of pre-diabetes/diabetes up to 5 years post partum in women with previous gestational diabetes along the Atlantic coast.
Noctor, E,Crowe, C,Carmody, LA,Wickham, B,Avalos, G,Gaffney, G,O'Shea, P,Dunne, F (2012) ATLANTIC DIP: the prevalence of pre-diabetes/diabetes up to 5 years post partum in women with previous gestational diabetes along the Atlantic coast. Abstract [Details]
(2004) Placental fibrin deposition in pregnant women with and without activated protein C resistance (APCR).
Sedano, S,Lyons, M,Mortimer, G,Cleary, B,Murray, M,Maher, M,Gaffney, G (2004) Placental fibrin deposition in pregnant women with and without activated protein C resistance (APCR). Abstract [Details]

Correction

  Year Publication
(2016) Atlantic Diabetes in Pregnancy (DIP): the prevalence and outcomes of gestational diabetes mellitus using new diagnostic criteria (vol 54, pg 1670, 2011).
O'Sullivan, EP,Avalos, G,O'Reilly, MW,Dennedy, MC,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F,Atlantic DIP Collaborators (2016) Atlantic Diabetes in Pregnancy (DIP): the prevalence and outcomes of gestational diabetes mellitus using new diagnostic criteria (vol 54, pg 1670, 2011). Correction [DOI] [Details]

Meeting

  Year Publication
(2012) Comparison of Fasting Plasma Glucose and HbA1c for Follow-up of Women with Previous Gestational Diabetes.
Noctor, E,Crowe, C,Avalos, G,Carmody, L,Wickham, B,O' Shea, P,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2012) Comparison of Fasting Plasma Glucose and HbA1c for Follow-up of Women with Previous Gestational Diabetes. Meeting [Details]
(2011) INCREASED LONG-TERM RISK OF INSULIN RESISTANCE AND ADVERSE LIPID PROFILE IN WOMEN FOLLOWING PREGNANCY-INDUCED HYPERTENSION.
O'Sullivan, EP,Mullers, S,Mustafa, E,Khalil, S,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2011) INCREASED LONG-TERM RISK OF INSULIN RESISTANCE AND ADVERSE LIPID PROFILE IN WOMEN FOLLOWING PREGNANCY-INDUCED HYPERTENSION. Meeting [Details]
(2011) ATLANTIC DIP: the prevalence of pre-diabetes/type 2 diabetes in an Irish population with gestational diabetes mellitus 1-5 years post index pregnancy.
Crowe, C,Noctor, E,Carmody, LA,Wickham, B,Avalos, G,Gaffney, G,O'Shea, P,Dunne, F (2011) ATLANTIC DIP: the prevalence of pre-diabetes/type 2 diabetes in an Irish population with gestational diabetes mellitus 1-5 years post index pregnancy. Meeting [Details]
(2011) P33 Validation of a diabetes risk score in identifying patients at risk of progression to abnormal glucose tolerance post partum.
Noctor, E,Crowe, C,Carmody, LA,Wickham, B,Avalos, G,Gaffney, G,O'Shea, P,Dunne, F (2011) P33 Validation of a diabetes risk score in identifying patients at risk of progression to abnormal glucose tolerance post partum. Meeting [Details]
(2011) The prevalence of metabolic syndrome up to 5 years post-partum in patients with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus.
Noctor, E,Crowe, C,Carmody, LA,Wickham, B,Avalos, G,Gaffney, G,O'Shea, P,Dunne, F (2011) The prevalence of metabolic syndrome up to 5 years post-partum in patients with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus. Meeting [Details]
(2010) ATLANTIC-DIP: raised maternal body mass index (BMI) adversely affects maternal and fetal outcomes in glucose tolerant women using IADPSG HAPO criteria.
Dennedy, MC,Avalos, G,O'Reilly, MW,O'Sullivan, EP,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2010) ATLANTIC-DIP: raised maternal body mass index (BMI) adversely affects maternal and fetal outcomes in glucose tolerant women using IADPSG HAPO criteria. Meeting [Details]
(2010) Analysing socio-economic status of pregnant women not attending for screening for diabetes in pregnancy.
Owens, L,Carmody, L,Avalos, G,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2010) Analysing socio-economic status of pregnant women not attending for screening for diabetes in pregnancy. Meeting [Details]
(2010) Analysing the relationship between socio-economic status and the prevalence of overweight and obesity in pregnancy in an Irish population.
Owens, L,Carmody, L,Avalos, G,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2010) Analysing the relationship between socio-economic status and the prevalence of overweight and obesity in pregnancy in an Irish population. Meeting [Details]
(2010) ATLANTIC DIP: the impact of new diagnostic criteria on prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus in Ireland.
O'Sullivan, EP,Avalos, G,O'Reilly, M,Dennedy, MC,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2010) ATLANTIC DIP: the impact of new diagnostic criteria on prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus in Ireland. Meeting [Details]
(2010) Increased long-term risk of insulin resistance and adverse lipid profile in women following pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH).
O'Sullivan, EP,Mullers, S,Mustafa, E,Khalil, S,Gaffney, G,Dunne, F (2010) Increased long-term risk of insulin resistance and adverse lipid profile in women following pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH). Meeting [Details]