Researchers at UCD

John Francis Boylan

Senior Clinical Lecturer

School Of Medicine




Peer Reviewed Journals

Murphy N, Gaynor KU;Rowan SC;Walsh SM;Fabre A;Boylan J;Keane MP;McLoughlin P (2016) 'Altered Expression of Bone Morphogenetic Protein Accessory Proteins in Murine and Human Pulmonary Fibrosis'. The American journal of pathology, 186 (3):600-15. [DOI] [Details]
Yoshida T, Boylan JF;Kavanagh BP (2016) 'What do we treat when we treat ARDS?'. Intensive Care Medicine, 42 (2):284-286. [DOI] [Details]
Murphy N, Fr¿¿hlich S;Kong T;Boylan JF;Conlon N (2015) 'Utility of near infrared light to determine tissue oxygenation during hepato-biliary surgery'. Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing, 29 (5):613-619. [DOI] [Details]
Imberger G, Gluud C;Boylan J;Wetterslev J (2015) 'Systematic Reviews of Anesthesiologic Interventions Reported as Statistically Significant: Problems with Power, Precision, and Type 1 Error Protection'. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 121 (6):1611-1622. [DOI] [Details]
Heneghan HM, Nazirawan F;Dorcaratto D;Fiore B;Boylan JF;Maguire D;Hoti E (2014) 'Extreme heatstroke causing fulminant hepatic failure requiring liver transplantation: a case report'. Transplantation Proceedings, 46 (7):2430-2432. [DOI] [Details]
Fr¿¿hlich S, Murphy N;Kong T;Ffrench-O'Carroll R;Conlon N;Ryan D;Boylan JF (2014) 'Alcoholic liver disease in the intensive care unit: outcomes and predictors of prognosis'. Journal of Critical Care, 29 (6). [DOI] [Details]
Murphy N, Vijayan A;Frohlich S;O'Farrell F;Barry M;Sheehan S;Boylan J;Conlon N (2014) 'Remote ischemic preconditioning does not affect the incidence of acute kidney injury after elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair'. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 28 (5):1285-1292. [DOI] [Details]
Fröhlich S, Boylan J, McLoughlin P (2013) 'Hypoxia-induced inflammation in the lung: a potential therapeutic target in acute lung injury?'. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, 48 (3):271-279. [Details]
Fr¿¿hlich S, Murphy N;Doolan A;Ryan O;Boylan J (2013) 'Acute respiratory distress syndrome: underrecognition by clinicians'. Journal of Critical Care, 28 (5):663-668. [DOI] [Details]
McDermott G, Korba E;Mata U;Jaigirdar M;Narayanan N;Boylan J;Conlon N (2012) 'Should we stop doing blind transversus abdominis plane blocks?'. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 108 (3):499-502. [DOI] [Details]
Boylan JF, Kavanagh BP;Armitage J (2011) 'Randomised controlled trials: important but overrated?'. The journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 41 (2):126-131. [DOI] [Details]
Nichol AD, O'Cronin D F, Naughton F, Hopkins N, Boylan J, McLoughlin P.; (2010) 'Hypercapnic acidosis reduces oxidative reactions in endotoxin-induced lung injury'. Anesthesiology, 113 (1):116-125. [DOI] [Details]
Nichol, AD,O'Cronin, DF,Howell, K,Naughton, F,O'Brien, S,Boylan, J,O'Connor, C,O'Toole, D,Laffey, JG,McLoughlin, P; (2009) 'Infection-induced lung injury is worsened after renal buffering of hypercapnic acidosis'. Critical Care Medicine, 37 :2953-2961. [DOI] [Details]
O'Croinin, DF, Nichol, AD, Hopkins, N, Boylan, JF, O'Brien S, O'Connor, C, Laffey, JG, McLoughlin, P; (2008) 'Sustained hypercapnic acidosis during pulmonary infection increases bacterial load and worsens lung injury'. Critical Care Medicine, 36 (7):2128-2135. [DOI] [Details]
Magner JJ, Crowley KJ;Boylan JF (2007) 'Fatal fibrinolysis during orthotopic liver transplantation in patients receiving solvent/detergent-treated plasma (Octaplas)'. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 21 (3):410-413. [DOI] [Details]
O'Croinin, DF; Hopkins, NO; Moore, MM; Boylan, JF; McLoughlin, P; Laffey, JG; ; (2005) 'Hypercapnic acidosis does not modulate the severity of bacterial pneumonia-induced lung injury'. Critical Care Medicine, 33 (11):2606-2612. [Details]
McCaul CL, Harney D;Ryan M;Moran C;Kavanagh BP;Boylan JF (2005) 'Airway management in the lateral position: a randomized controlled trial'. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 101 (4):1221-121. [DOI] [Details]
Laffey JG, Boylan JF (2005) 'Cyclizine and droperidol have comparable efficacy and side effects during patient-controlled analgesia'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 171 (3):141-144. [Details]
Laffey, JG; Honan, D; Hopkins, N; Hyvelin, JM; Boylan, JF; McLoughlin, P; ; (2004) 'Hypercapnic acidosis attenuates endotoxin-induced acute lung injury'. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 169 (1):46-56. [Details]
Loughrey, JPR; Laffey, JG; Moore, BJ; Lynch, F; Boylan, JF; McLoughlin, P; ; (2003) 'Interleukin-1 beta rapidly inhibits aortic endothelium-dependent relaxation by a DNA transcription-dependent mechanism'. Critical Care Medicine, 31 (3):910-915. [Details]
Honan DM, Breen PJ;Boylan JF;McDonald NJ;Egan TD (2002) 'Decrease in bispectral index preceding intraoperative hemodynamic crisis: evidence of acute alteration of propofol pharmacokinetics'. Anesthesiology, 97 (5):1303-1305. [Details]
Laffey JG, Tobin E;Boylan JF;McShane AJ (2002) 'Assessment of a simple artificial neural network for predicting residual neuromuscular block'. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 90 (1):48-52. [Details]
McCaul C, Tobin E;Boylan JF;McShane AJ (2002) 'Atracurium is associated with postoperative residual curarization'. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 89 (5):766-769. [Details]
Laffey JG, Boylan JF (2001) 'Patient compliance with pre-operative day case instructions'. Anaesthesia, 56 (9):906-924. [Details]
Laffey JG, Coleman M;Boylan JF (2000) 'Patients' knowledge of perioperative care'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 169 (2):113-118. [Details]
Loughrey, JP; Laffey, JG; Lynch, F; Boylan, JF; McLoughlin, P; ; (1999) 'Interleukin-1 beta depresses aortic endothelium-dependent relaxation'. Anesthesiology, 91 (3A):186-186. [Details]
Laffey JG, Carroll M;Donnelly N;Boylan JF (1998) 'Instructions for ambulatory surgery--patient comprehension and compliance'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 167 (3):160-163. [Details]
Lydon AM, Boylan JF (1998) 'Reversibility of parkinsonism-induced acute upper airway obstruction by benztropine therapy'. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 87 (4):975-976. [Details]
Griffin MJ, Hughes D;Knaggs A;Donnelly MB;Boylan JF (1997) 'Late-onset preemptive analgesia associated with preincisional large-dose alfentanil'. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 85 (6):1317-1321. [Details]

Conference Publications

Nichol A, O'Croinin D, Naughton F, Boylan J, McLoughlin P; (2008) Buffered Hypercapnia worsens E coli induced Lung Injury in vivo American Thoracic Society International Conference [Details]
Nichol, A., Naughton, F., O`Cronin, D., Boylan, J., Laffey, J. Mc Loughlin, P.; (2006) Buffered hypercapnia worsens lung injury in endotoxin induced lung injury College of Anaesthetists [Details]
Laffey, JG,Honan, D,Hopkins, N,Hyvelin, JM,Boylan, JF,McLoughlin, P (2004) AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE Hypercapnic acidosis attenuates endotoxin-induced acute lung injury , pp.46-56 [DOI] [Details]
Loughrey, JPR,Laffey, JG,Moore, BJ,Lynch, F,Boylan, JF,McLoughlin, P (2003) CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE Interleukin-1 beta rapidly inhibits aortic endothelium-dependent relaxation by a DNA transcription-dependent mechanism , pp.910-915 [DOI] [Details]
McCrory, C., O'Connor, J.J., Boylan, J. & Hannon, V (1996) Effects of desflurane and halothane on isolated rat aortic smooth muscle Anesthesia & Analgesia USA, [Details]


Fr¿¿hlich S, Murphy N;Boylan JF (2013) ARDS: progress unlikely with non-biological definition. Editorial [DOI] [Details]
Boylan, JF,Kavanagh, BP; (2008) Emergency Airway Management Competence versus Expertise?. Editorial [Details]


Loughrey, JP,Laffey, JG,Lynch, F,Boylan, JF,McLoughlin, P (1999) Interleukin-1 beta depresses aortic endothelium-dependent relaxation. Abstract [Details]


Frohlich, S,Boylan, J,McLoughlin, P (2013) Hypoxia-Induced Inflammation in the Lung A Potential Therapeutic Target in Acute Lung Injury?. Reviews [DOI] [Details]


Boylan, JF,Kavanagh, BP (2009) Is Faculty Presence during Emergent Tracheal Intubations Justified? Reply. Letters [Details]