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  • Career choices of today's medical students: where does surgery rank? 

    Kerin, Michael J. (Springer, 2013-11-15)
    The national junior doctor recruitment crisis prompts an appraisal of medical student attitudes to different career pathways. The purpose of this study was to perform a national review of surgical career intentions of Irish ...
  • Home detection of freezing of gait using support vector machines through a single waist-worn triaxial accelerometer 

    Rodríguez-Martín, Daniel; Samà, Albert; Pérez-López, Carlos; Català, Andreu; Moreno Arostegui, Joan M.; Cabestany, Joan; Bayés, Àngels; Alcaine, Sheila; Mestre, Berta; Prats, Anna; Cruz Crespo, M.; Counihan, Timothy J.; Browne, Patrick; Quinlan, Leo R.; Ó Laighin, Gearóid; Sweeney, Dean; Lewy, Hadas; Azuri, Joseph; Vainstein, Gabriel; Annicchiarico, Roberta; Costa, Alberto; Rodríguez-Molinero, Alejandro (Public Library of Science, 2017-02-15)
    Among Parkinson's disease (PD) symptoms, freezing of gait (FoG) is one of the most debilitating. To assess FoG, current clinical practice mostly employs repeated evaluations over weeks and months based on questionnaires, ...
  • Identifying and addressing the limitations of safety climate surveys. 

    O'Connor, Paul (Elsevier, 2011-06)
    This paper reports the descriptive analysis of a large sample of safety climate survey data (n = 110,014) collected over 10 years from U.S. Naval aircrew using the Command Safety Assessment Survey (CSAS).
  • Identifying and addressing the limitations of safety climate surveys. 

    O'Connor, Paul (Elsevier, 2011-06)
    There are a variety of qualitative and quantitative tools for measuring safety climate. However, questionnaires are by far the most commonly used methodology. This paper reports the descriptive analysis of a large sample ...
  • A new measure of multimorbid illness and treatment representations: the example of diabetes and depression 

    McSharry, Jennifer (Elsevier ScienceDirect, 2015-03-15)
    Background: Depression is two to three times more common in people with diabetes than in the general population. Although multimorbid diabetes and depression is associated with poor health outcome, existing research has ...