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Gill disorders in marine-farmed salmon: investigating the role of hydrozoan jellyfish
(Inter-Research Science Center, 2011-06-10)
Jellyfish have been implicitly linked to a number of fish kill events in marine-farmed finfish over recent decades. However, due to insufficient data, it is difficult to identify small hydrozoan jellyfish as the causative ...
Sexual intercourse, age of initiation and contraception among adolescents in ireland: findings from the health behaviour in school-aged children (hbsc) ireland study
(Springer Nature, 2018-03-16)
Background: The need to tackle sexual health problems and promote positive sexual health has been acknowledged in Irish health policy. Young people's sexual behaviour however remains under-researched with limited national ...
Increasing trends in atonic postpartum haemorrhage in ireland: an 11-year population-based cohort study
Objective To derive nationally representative incidence rates of postpartum haemorrhage (PPH), and to investigate trends associated with method of delivery, blood transfusion and morbidly adherent placenta (accreta, percreta ...
Seals as collectors of oceanographic data in the coastal zone
(Elsevier BV, 2012-12-01)
The influence of partial public reimbursement on vaccination uptake in the older population: a cross-sectional study
(Springer Nature, 2015-02-05)
Background: Flu vaccination is recommended annually for high risk groups. However, in Ireland, free access to vaccination is not universal for those in high risk groups; the vaccine and consultation are only free for those ...
Risk factors associated with increased mortality of farmed pacific oysters in ireland during 2011
(Elsevier BV, 2014-02-01)
Generating a long-term series of sst and chlorophyll-a for the coast of ireland
(Copernicus GmbH, 2015-04-30)
The use of remote sensing has increased greatly in recent years due to technological advances and its advantages in comparison with traditional methods. In the case of Ireland however the use of these techniques is not ...
The potential for joint farming ventures in irish agriculture: a sociological review
(Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2016-01-01)
Joint farming ventures (JFVs) are promoted within Irish and EU policy discourses as strategies that can enhance the economic and social sustainability of family farming. Research has shown that JFVs, including arrangements ...
An exploration of strategies used by older people to obtain information about health- and social care services in the community
Purpose To explore the strategies used by older people living in Ireland to obtain information about community health and social services. Methods A qualitative exploratory design was used. Focus groups (n = 3) were conducted ...