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  • Adult health education materials 

    Hodgins, Margaret M.; Clerkin, Pauline; Kelleher, Cecily C. (Office of Health Gain (Northern Ireland), 2000)
    In this article we report the results of a survey of adult health education materials currently available and in use in Ireland, conducted as part of an EU collaborative project aiming to identify health education materials ...
  • Cluster randomisation and design effects in school surveys: an exploration of the Irish Health Behaviours in School-aged Children data. 

    Molcho, Michal; Kelleher, Cecily C.; Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse; Walsh, Kieran (National Institute of Health Sciences, 2008-09)
    School surveys are typically conducted in classrooms where children are clustered and thus each participating student is not fully independent of others. Such unavoidable cluster randomisation increases the size of standard ...
  • A community needs assessment for rural mental health promotion. 

    Barry, Margaret M.; Doherty, Ann; Hope, Ann; Sixsmith, Jane; Kelleher, Cecily C. (Oxford Journals, 2000-06)
    This paper describes the needs assessment phase of a mental health promotion programme for rural communities in Ireland. As part of a larger study encompassing four rural communities, a cross-sectional study of the mental ...
  • Correlates of self-related health in a geriatric day care centre 

    Hodgins, Margaret M.; Kelleher, Cecily C. (British Geriatrics Society, 2001-10)
    Old people and physicians perceive health in old age differently. Self-rated halth is a strong predictor of mortality, independent of objective measures of health, and can be more predictive than a physician's assessment. ...
  • Influence on self-rated health of socio-demographic, lifestyle and affluence factors 

    Kelleher, Cecily C.; Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse (Irish Medical Association, 2007-09)
    In this analysis we employed the International Health Behaviour Among School Aged Children (HBSC) 1998 data, comprising 8326 Irish children and 115,327 children in the International dataset, to examine influences on self ...
  • School health education and gender: an interactive effect 

    Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse; Kelleher, Cecily C. (Oxford Journals, 2000-03-04)
    Post-primary school students (n = 2407) and young adults (n = 477) participated in a cross-sectional evaluation of a health education programme for schools. The Lifeskills programme is based on a philosophy of student ...