Researchers at UCD

Peter McParland

Clinical Lecturer

School of Medicine





Year 1981 Institution: UCD
Qualification: MB, BCh, BAO Subject: MB, BCh, BAO
Year 1986 Institution: RCOG
Qualification: MRCOG Subject: Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Year 1986 Institution: RCPI
Qualification: MRCPI Subject: General Medicine
Year 1999 Institution: UCD
Qualification: MD Subject: Medicine
Year 1999 Institution: RCPI
Qualification: FRCPI Subject: Medicine
Year 1999 Institution: RCOG
Qualification: FRCOG Subject: Obstetrics & Gynaecology



Peer Reviewed Journals

Barry SC, Walsh CA, Burke AL, McParland P, McAuliffe FM, Morrison JJ (2015) 'Natural history of fetal trisomy 13 after prenatal diagnosis'. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A, 167 (1):147-150. [DOI] [Details]
Mone F, Walsh C;Mulcahy C;McMahon CJ;Farrell S;MacTiernan A;Segurado R;Mahony R;Higgins S;Carroll S;McParland P;McAuliffe FM (2015) 'Prenatal detection of structural cardiac defects and presence of associated anomalies: a retrospective observational study of 1262 fetal echocardiograms'. Prenatal diagnosis, 35 (6):577-582. [DOI] [Details]
Walsh CA, MacTiernan A, Farrell S, Mulcahy C, McMahon CJ, Franklin O, Coleman D, Mahony R, Higgins S, Carroll S, McParland P, McAuliffe FM (2014) 'Mode of delivery in pregnancies complicated by major fetal congenital heart disease: a retrospective cohort study'. Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association, 34 (12):901-905. [DOI] [Details]
Doyle B, Quigley J;Lambert M;Crumlish J;Walsh C;McParland P;Culliton M;Murphy K;Fitzgerald J (2014) 'A correlation between severe haemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn and maternal ABO blood group'. Transfusion medicine (Oxford, England), 24 (4):239-243. [DOI] [Details]
Walsh CA, Doyle B, Quigley J, McAuliffe FM, Fitzgerald J, Mahony R, Higgins S, Carroll S, McParland P (2014) 'Reassessing critical maternal antibody threshold in RhD alloimmunization: a 16-year retrospective cohort study'. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 44 (6):669-673. [DOI] [Details]
Walsh CA, Russell N, McAuliffe FM, Higgins S, Mahony R, Carroll S, McParland P (2013) 'Relationship between maternal antibody type and antenatal course following intrauterine transfusion for red cell alloimmunisation'. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 171 (2):235-239. [DOI] [Details]
O'Connor C, McAuliffe FM, Breathnach FM, Geary M, Daly S, Higgins JR, Dornan J, Morrison JJ, Burke G, Higgins S, Mooney E, Dicker P, Manning F, McParland P, Malone FD (2013) 'Prediction of outcome in twin pregnancy with first and early second trimester ultrasound'. The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, 26 (10):1030-1035. [DOI] [Details]
Cooley SM, Geary MP;O'Connell MP;McQuillan K;McParland P;Keane D (2010) 'How effective is amniotomy as a means of induction of labour?'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 179 (3):381-383. [DOI] [Details]
Davoren, A; McParland, P; Crowley, J; Barnes, A; Kelly, G; Murphy, WG (2003) 'Antenatal screening for human platelet antigen-1a: results of a prospective study at a large maternity hospital in Ireland'. Bjog-An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 110 (5):492-496. [Details]
Regan, C. L.,McAdam, B. F.,McParland, P.,Boylan, P. C.,FitzGerald, G. A.,Fitzgerald, D. J.; (1998) 'Reduced fetal exposure to aspirin using a novel controlled-release preparation in normotensive and hypertensive pregnancies'. Br J Obstet Gynaecol, 105 (7):732-8. [Details]


Farrell, S,McTiernan, A,Walsh, C,McMahon, C,Coleman, D,Franklin, O,Mulcahy, C,Higgins, S,McParland, P,Mahony, R,Carroll, S,McAuliffe, F (2013) Prenatal detection of structural cardiac defects and presence of associated anomalies: a prospective study of 1244 fetal echocardiograms. Abstract [Details]
Mahony, R,Mulcahy, C,Foley, M,McAuliffe, F,O'Herlihy, C,McParland, P,Carroll, S (2008) SHOULD NORMALLY GROWN MONOCHORIONIC DIAMNIOTIC TWINS BE ROUTINELY DELIVERED EARLY?. Abstract [DOI] [Details]
Mahony, R,Foley, M,Mcauliffe, F,McParland, P,Carroll, S (2006) Birth weight discordance, obstetric and perinatal outcome in twin pregnancies at term (37 weeks gestation). Abstract [DOI] [Details]
O'Herlihy, C,Donnelly, V,Murphy, JF,Foran, A,McParland, P,Keane, D (2001) Can obstetric brachial plexus injury be anticipated before delivery?. Abstract [Details]


Research Interests

Ultrasound and Fetal Medicine
Rhesus disease
Use of aspirin in pregnancy
Alloimmune thrombocytopenia in pregnancy