Researchers at UCD

Joseph Gallagher

Clinical Lecturer

School Of Medicine
St Michael's Hospital
Lower George's Street, Dun Laoghaire
Co. Dublin




Peer Reviewed Journals

Watson C, James S;O'Connell E;Gallagher J;O'Reilly J;Tallon E;Baugh J;O'Connell J;O'Shea D;Ledwidge M;McDonald K (2016) 'Influence of diabetes on natriuretic peptide thresholds in screening for Stage B heart failure'. Biomarkers, :1-6. [DOI] [Details]
Murtagh G, Lyons T;O'Connell E;Ballot J;Geraghty L;Fennelly D;Gullo G;Ledwidge M;Crown J;Gallagher J;Watson C;McDonald KM;Walshe JM (2016) 'Late cardiac effects of chemotherapy in breast cancer survivors treated with adjuvant doxorubicin: 10-year follow-up'. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 156 (3):501-506. [DOI] [Details]
McDonald, K. and Ledwidge, M. and Gallagher, J. and Watson, C. (2015) 'Biomarker testing and pre-emptive therapy in preventing heart failure'. Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports, 9 (6). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
James S, Barton D;O'Connell E;Voon V;Murtagh G;Watson C;Murphy T;Prendiville B;Brennan D;Hensey M;O'Neill L;O'Hanlon R;Waterhouse D;Ledwidge M;Gallagher J;McDonald K (2015) 'Life expectancy for community-based patients with heart failure from time of diagnosis'. International Journal of Cardiology, 178 :268-274. [DOI] [Details]
Murtagh G, O Connell J;O Connell E;Tallon E;Watson C;Gallagher J;Baugh J;Patle A;O Connell L;Griffin J;O'Hanlon R;Voon V;Ledwidge M;O Shea D;McDonald K (2015) 'Importance of risk factor management in diabetic patients and reduction in Stage B heart failure'. Qjm-An International Journal Of Medicine, 108 (4):307-314. [DOI] [Details]
Watson CJ, Gupta SK;O'Connell E;Thum S;Glezeva N;Fendrich J;Gallagher J;Ledwidge M;Grote-Levi L;McDonald K;Thum T (2015) 'MicroRNA signatures differentiate preserved from reduced ejection fraction heart failure'. European Journal of Heart Failure, 17 (4):405-415. [DOI] [Details]
Glezeva N, Gallagher J;Ledwidge M;O'Donoghue J;McDonald K;Chipolombwe J;Watson C (2015) 'Heart failure in sub-Saharan Africa: review of the aetiology of heart failure and the role of point-of-care biomarker diagnostics'. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 20 (5):581-588. [DOI] [Details]
Murtagh G, O Connell J, O Connell E, Tallon E, Watson C, Gallagher J, Baugh J, Patle A, O Connell L, Griffin J, O' Hanlon R, Voon V, Ledwidge M, O Shea D, McDonald K (2014) 'Importance of Risk Factor Management in Diabetic Patients & Reduction in Stage B Heart Failure'. Quarterly Journal of Medicine, . [Details]
Bermingham, M. and Ryder, M. and Travers, B. and Edwards, N. and Lalor, L. and Kelly, D. and Gallagher, J. and O'Hanlon, R. and McDonald, K. and Ledwidge, M. (2014) 'The St Vincent's potentially inappropriate medicines study: Development of a disease-specific consensus list and its evaluation in ambulatory heart failure care'. European Journal of Heart Failure, 16 (8):915-922. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Ledwidge, M. and Gallagher, J. and Conlon, C. and Tallon, E. and O'Connell, E. and Dawkins, I. and Watson, C. and O'Hanlon, R. and Bermingham, M. and Patle, A. and Badabhagni, M.R. and Murtagh, G. and Voon, V. and Tilson, L. and Barry, M. and McDonald, L. and Maurer, B. and McDonald, K. (2013) 'Natriuretic peptide-based screening and collaborative care for heart failure: The STOP-HF randomized trial'. JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association, 310 (1):66-74. Available Online [DOI] [Details]


Gallagher J, O'Donoghue J;Car J (2015) Managing immune diseases in the smartphone era: how have apps impacted disease management and their future?. Editorial [DOI] [Details]



Research Projects

Sponsor : Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Title : BIOTOPE: BIomarkers TO Predict pnEumonia
Start Date / End Date : 01-NOV-15 / 30-APR-17
Sponsor : Irish Research Council (IRC)
Title : mHealth IN Development (MIND)
Start Date / End Date : 01-MAR-16 / 30-NOV-16
Sponsor : Health Research Board (HRB)
Title : Electrocardiography in Stage A and Stage B Heart Failure
Start Date / End Date : 30-JUN-14 / 24-AUG-14
Sponsor : University College Dublin Foundation Ltd.
Title : research into global health
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUL-15 / 30-JUN-18