Researchers at UCD

James O'Neill

Senior Clinical Lecturer

School Of Medicine



A graduate of University College, Dublin (1995), Jim trained at the Mater Hospital, Dublin and at the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA, before returning to Ireland in 2004 to take up a post as consultant cardiologist in Mullingar. In 2006, he joined the Mater Cardiology Group and took up the post of Consultant Cardiologist at Connolly and the Mater. His main sub specialty interests are heart failure and transplantation. He is Hon. Assoc. Clin. Prof of Medicine at RCSI and Hon. Senior lecturer at UCD. He is Module co ordinator for RCSI Graduate Entry Medicine Cardiology Curriculum at RCSI. In 2014 he led an observational study of anticoagulant practice and is currently developing a database of the outcomes of cardiac transplantation in Ireland. 



Peer Reviewed Journals

Waterhouse DF, Murphy TM;McCarthy J;O'Neill J;O'Hanlon R (2015) 'LV Apical Rupture Complicating Acute Myocardial Infarction: The Role of CMR'. Heart Lung and Circulation, 24 (7):1-6. [DOI] [Details]
Murin J, Naditch-Br¿¿l¿¿ L;Brette S;Chiang CE;O'Neill J;Steg PG (2014) 'Clinical characteristics, management, and control of permanent vs. nonpermanent atrial fibrillation: insights from the RealiseAF survey'. PLoS ONE, 9 (1). [DOI] [Details]
Draman MS, Thabit H;Kiernan TJ;O'Neill J;Sreenan S;McDermott JH (2014) 'A silent myocardial infarction in the diabetes outpatient clinic: case report and review of the literature'. Endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism case reports, 2013 . [DOI] [Details]
Keaney JJ, Groarke JD;Galvin Z;McGorrian C;McCann HA;Sugrue D;Keelan E;Galvin J;Blake G;Mahon NG;O'Neill J (2013) 'The Brady Bunch? New evidence for nominative determinism in patients' health: retrospective, population based cohort study'. BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 347 . [Details]
McGorrian C, Constant O;Harper N;O'Donnell C;Codd M;Keelan E;Green A;O'Neill J;Galvin J;Mahon NG (2013) 'Family-based cardiac screening in relatives of victims of sudden arrhythmic death syndrome'. Europace, 15 (7):1050-1058. [DOI] [Details]
Groarke JD, Buckley U;Collison D;O'Neill J;Mahon NG;Foley B (2012) 'Cost implications of defibrillator lead failures'. Europace, 14 (8):1156-1160. [DOI] [Details]
Groarke J, Beirne A;Buckley U;O'Dwyer E;Sugrue D;Keelan T;O'Neill J;Galvin J;Mahon N (2012) 'Deficiencies in patients' comprehension of implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy'. Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE, 35 (9):1097-1102. [DOI] [Details]
Roy, A. and Margey, R. and Mcgorrian, C. and O'donnell, C. and Nertney, L. and Mahon, N. and O'neill, J. and Keelan, T. and Galvin, J.; (2010) 'Sudden cardiac death in the young: a national registry study of the incidence and the aetiology in the republic of ireland'. EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL, 31 (Suppl. 1):842. [Details]