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Desmond Winter

Associate Clinical Professor

School Of Medicine
St Vincent's Hospital
Elm Park
Dublin 4

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Email: desmond.winter@ucd.ie

Publications

     

Peer Reviewed Journals

McDermott FD, Kelly ME;Warwick A;Arulampalam T;Brooks AJ;Gaarder T;Cotton BA;Winter DC (2015) 'Problems and solutions in delivering global surgery in the 21st century'. The British journal of surgery, . [DOI] [Details]
Lavelle, A., Lennon, G., O'Sullivan, O., Docherty, N., Balfe, A., Maguire, A., Mulcahy, H. E., Doherty, G., O'Donoghue, D., Hyland, J., Ross, R. P., Coffey, J. C., Sheahan, K., Cotter, P. D., Shanahan, F., Winter, D. C., O'Connell, P. R. (2015) 'Spatial variation of the colonic microbiota in patients with ulcerative colitis and control volunteers'. Gut, . Available Online [Details]
Burke JP;Ni-Dhonochu T;Shields C;Winter DC;Mealy K, Hennessey DB (2015) 'Risk factors for surgical site infection following colorectal resection: a multi-institutional study'. International Journal of Colorectal Disease, . [DOI] [Details]
Borstlap W, Buskens CJ;Tytgat K;Tuynman JB;Consten E;Tolboom RC;Heuff G;van Geloven A;van Wagensveld BA;Wientjes C;Gerhards MF;de Castro S;Jansen J;van der Ven A;van der Zaag E;Omloo JM;van Westreenen HL;Winter DC;Kennelly RP;Dijkgraaf M;Tanis PJ;Bemelman WA (2015) 'Erratum to: Multicentre randomized controlled trial comparing ferric(III) carboxymaltose infusion with oral iron supplementation in the treatment of preoperative anaemia in colorectal cancer patients'. BMC Surgery, 15 (1). [DOI] [Details]
Rogers AC, McDermott FD;Mohan HM;O'Connell PR;Winter DC;Baird AW (2015) 'The effects of polyamines on human colonic mucosal function'. European Journal of Pharmacology, 764 :157-163. [DOI] [Details]
Courtney DE, Kelly ME;Burke JP;Winter DC (2015) 'Postoperative outcomes following mechanical bowel preparation before proctectomy: a meta-analysis'. Colorectal Disease, 17 (10):862-869. [DOI] [Details]
Balasubramanian I, Mohan HM;Whelan RJ;McDermott F;Winter DC (2015) 'Restructuring an evolving Irish trauma system: What can we learn from Europe and Australia?'. Surgeon, . [DOI] [Details]
Tevlin R, Larkin JO;Hyland JM;O'Connell PR;Winter DC (2015) 'Brain metastasis from colorectal carcinoma: a single cancer centre experience'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 184 (3):673-675. [DOI] [Details]
Mohan HM, Mullan D;McDermott F;Whelan RJ;O'Donnell C;Winter DC (2015) 'Saving lives, limbs and livelihoods: considerations in restructuring a national trauma service'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 184 (3):659-666. [DOI] [Details]
de Groof EJ, Buskens CJ;Ponsioen CY;Dijkgraaf MG;D'Haens GR;Srivastava N;van Acker GJ;Jansen JM;Gerhards MF;Dijkstra G;Lange JF;Witteman BJ;Kruyt PM;Pronk A;van Tuyl SA;Bodelier A;Crolla RM;West RL;Vrijland WW;Consten EC;Brink MA;Tuynman JB;de Boer NK;Breukink SO;Pierik MJ;Oldenburg B;van der Meulen AE;Bonsing BA;Spinelli A;Danese S;Sacchi M;Warusavitarne J;Hart A;Yassin NA;Kennelly RP;Cullen GJ;Winter DC;Hawthorne AB;Torkington J;Bemelman WA (2015) 'Multimodal treatment of perianal fistulas in Crohn's disease: seton versus anti-TNF versus advancement plasty (PISA): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial'. Trials, 16 . [DOI] [Details]
Kelly ME, Heeney A;Redmond CE;Costelloe J;Nason GJ;Ryan J;Brophy D;Winter DC (2015) 'Incidental findings detected on emergency abdominal CT scans: a 1-year review'. Abdominal Imaging, 40 (6):1853-1857. [DOI] [Details]
Mohan H, Nicholson P;Winter DC;O'Shea D;O'Toole D;Geoghegan J;Maguire D;Hoti E;Traynor O;Cantwell CP (2015) 'Radiofrequency ablation for neuroendocrine liver metastases: a systematic review'. Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR, 26 (7):935-9420. [DOI] [Details]
Borstlap WA, Buskens CJ;Tytgat KM;Tuynman JB;Consten EC;Tolboom RC;Heuff G;van Geloven N;van Wagensveld BA;C A Wientjes CA;Gerhards MF;de Castro SM;Jansen J;van der Ven AW;van der Zaag E;Omloo JM;van Westreenen HL;Winter DC;Kennelly RP;Dijkgraaf MG;Tanis PJ;Bemelman WA (2015) 'Multicentre randomized controlled trial comparing ferric(III)carboxymaltose infusion with oral iron supplementation in the treatment of preoperative anaemia in colorectal cancer patients'. BMC Surgery, 15 . [DOI] [Details]
Carolan E, Tobin LM;Mangan BA;Corrigan M;Gaoatswe G;Byrne G;Geoghegan J;Cody D;O'Connell J;Winter DC;Doherty DG;Lynch L;O'Shea D;Hogan AE (2015) 'Altered distribution and increased IL-17 production by mucosal-associated invariant T cells in adult and childhood obesity'. Journal of Immunology, 194 (12):5775-5780. [DOI] [Details]
Kelly ME, Courtney D;McDermott FD;Heeney A;Maguire D;Geoghegan JG;Winter DC (2015) 'Laparoscopic Spigelian Hernia Repair: A Series of 40 Patients'. Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques, 25 (3):1-9. [DOI] [Details]
Tevlin R, Larkin JO;Hyland JM;O'Connell PR;Winter DC (2015) 'Primary colorectal lymphoma - A single centre experience'. Surgeon, 13 (3):151-155. [DOI] [Details]
Heneghan HM, Martin ST;Winter DC (2015) 'Segmental vs extended colectomy in the management of hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis'. Colorectal Disease, 17 (5):382-389. [DOI] [Details]
Collins D, Winter DC (2015) 'Modern concepts in diverticular disease'. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, 49 (5):358-369. [DOI] [Details]
McDermott FD, Heeney A;Kelly ME;Steele RJ;Carlson GL;Winter DC (2015) 'Systematic review of preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative risk factors for colorectal anastomotic leaks'. British Journal of Surgery, 102 (5):462-479. [DOI] [Details]
Kelly ME, Spolverato G;L¿¿ GN;Mavros MN;Doyle F;Pawlik TM;Winter DC (2015) 'Synchronous colorectal liver metastasis: a network meta-analysis review comparing classical, combined, and liver-first surgical strategies'. Surgical Oncology, 111 (3):341-351. [DOI] [Details]
Clancy C, Burke JP;Albert MR;O'Connell PR;Winter DC (2015) 'Transanal endoscopic microsurgery versus standard transanal excision for the removal of rectal neoplasms: a systematic review and meta-analysis'. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 58 (2):254-261. [DOI] [Details]
Medani M, Collins D;Mohan HM;Walsh E;Winter DC;Baird AW (2015) 'Prostaglandin D2 regulates human colonic ion transport via the DP1 receptor'. Life Sciences, 122 :87-91. [DOI] [Details]
Lyons M, Mohan H;Winter DC;Simms CK (2015) 'Biomechanical abdominal wall model applied to hernia repair'. British Journal of Surgery, 102 (2):1-9. [DOI] [Details]
Caiazza F, Ryan EJ, Doherty G, Winter DC, Sheahan K (2015) 'Estrogen receptors and their implications in colorectal carcinogenesis'. Frontiers in Oncology, 5 . [DOI] [Details]
Cooney GM, Moerman KM;Takaza M;Winter DC;Simms CK (2015) 'Uniaxial and biaxial mechanical properties of porcine linea alba'. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 41 :68-82. [DOI] [Details]
Earley H, Lennon G;Balfe A;Kilcoyne M;Clyne M;Joshi L;Carrington S;Martin ST;Coffey JC;Winter DC;O'Connell PR (2015) 'A Preliminary Study Examining the Binding Capacity of Akkermansia muciniphila and Desulfovibrio spp., to Colonic Mucin in Health and Ulcerative Colitis'. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). [DOI] [Details]
Nicholson MF, Sehgal R;Cunningham R;Martin S;Winter DC (2015) 'Snapshots in surgery: incidentally discovered cryptorchidism'. Clinical case reports, 2 (5). [DOI] [Details]
Kelly, M.E. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Response to Letter to the Editor'. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Tevlin R, Hanly AM, Rogers AC, Hyland JM, Winter DC, Brannigan AE, O'Connell PR (2014) 'Open versus laparoscopic abdominal rectopexy: an examination of early postoperative outcomes'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, . [DOI] [Details]
Killeen S, Buckley C;Smolerak S;Winter DC (2014) 'Small bowel obstruction secondary to right obturator hernia'. Surgery, 157 (1). [DOI] [Details]
Cotter MB, Kelly ME, O'Connell PR, Hyland J, Winter DC, Sheahan K, Gibbons D (2014) 'Anal intraepithelial neoplasia: a single centre 19 year review'. Colorectal Disease, 16 (10):777-782. [DOI] [Details]
Lennon, G., Balfe, A., Bambury, N., Lavelle, A., Maguire, A., Docherty, N. G., Coffey, J. C., Winter, D. C., Sheahan, K., O'Connell, P. R. (2014) 'Correlations between colonic crypt mucin chemotype, inflammatory grade and Desulfovibrio species in ulcerative colitis'. Colorectal Disease, 16 (5). Available Online [Details]
Abdul-Jalil, K.I. and Sheehan, K.M. and Toomey, S. and Schmid, J. and Prehn, J. and O'Grady, A. and Cummins, R. and O'Neill, B. and McNamara, D.A. and Deasy, J. and Breathnach, O. and Grogan, L. and Rogers, A. and Doherty, G. and Winter, D. and Ryan, J. and El-Masry, S. and Gibbons, D. and Sheahan, K. and Gillen, P. and Kay, E.W. and Hennessy, B.T. (2014) 'The frequencies and clinical implications of mutations in 33 kinase-related genes in locally advanced rectal cancer: A pilot study'. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 21 (8):2642-2649. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
McDermott, F.D. and Heeney, A. and Courtney, D. and Mohan, H. and Winter, D. (2014) 'Rectal carcinoids: A systematic review'. Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, 28 (7):2020-2026. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Killeen, S. and Mannion, M. and Devaney, A. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Complete mesocolic resection and extended lymphadenectomy for colon cancer: A systematic review'. Colorectal Disease, 16 (8):577-594. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Courtney, D. and McDermott, F. and Heeney, A. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Clinical review: Surgical management of locally advanced and recurrent colorectal cancer'. Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery, 399 (1):33-40. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kelly, M.E. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Stumped; the Achilles of Laparoscopic Appendectomy'. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 18 (7):1381-1382. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
O'Toole, A. and Michielsen, A.J. and Nolan, B. and Tosetto, M. and Sheahan, K. and Mulcahy, H.E. and Winter, D.C. and Hyland, J.M. and O'Connell, P.R. and Fennelly, D. and O'Donoghue, D. and O'Sullivan, J. and Doherty, G.A. and Ryan, E.J. (2014) 'Tumour microenvironment of both early- and late-stage colorectal cancer is equally immunosuppressive'. British Journal of Cancer, 111 (5):927-932. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
O'Toole, A. and Winter, D. and Friedman, S. (2014) 'Review article: The psychosexual impact of inflammatory bowel disease in male patients'. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 39 (10):1085-1094. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hanly, A.M. and Ryan, E.M. and Rogers, A.C. and McNamara, D.A. and Madoff, R.D. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Multicenter evaluation of rectal cancer reimaging post neoadjuvant (MERRION) therapy'. Annals of Surgery, 259 (4):723-727. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kavanagh, D.O. and Carter, M.C. and Keegan, D. and Doherty, G. and Smith, M.J. and Hyland, J.M.P. and Mulcahy, H. and Sheahan, K. and O'Connell, P.R. and O'Donoghue, D.P. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Management of colorectal cancer in patients with inflammatory bowel disease'. Techniques in Coloproctology, 18 (1):23-28. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Sehgal, R. and Sheahan, K. and O'Connell, P.R. and Hanly, A.M. and Martin, S.T. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Lynch Syndrome: An updated review'. Genes, 5 (3):497-507. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Rogers, A.C. and Gibbons, D. and Hanly, A.M. and Hyland, J.M. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. and Sheahan, K. (2014) 'Prognostic significance of tumor budding in rectal cancer biopsies before neoadjuvant therapy'. Modern Pathology, 27 (1):156-162. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Lennon, G. and Balfe, A. and Early, H. and Devane, L.A. and Lavelle, A. and Winter, D.C. and Coffey, J.C. and Ronan O'Connell, P. (2014) 'Influences of the colonic microbiome on the mucous gel layer in ulcerative colitis'. Gut Microbes, 5 (3). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Smith, F.M. and Winter, D. (2014) 'Watch and wait for rectal cancer: Where are we really at?'. Colorectal Disease, 16 (5):332-334. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Tevlin, R. and Cahalane, A.M. and Larkin, J.O. and Treacy, A. and Connaghan, D. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Gastrointestinal Erdheim-Chester disease'. Irish Medical Journal, 107 (5). Available Online [Details]
Collins, D. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Laparoscopy in diverticular disease: Controversies'. Best Practice and Research: Clinical Gastroenterology, 28 (1):175-182. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Killeen, S. and Martin, S.T. and Hyland, J. and O' Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Clostridium difficile enteritis: A new role for an old foe'. Surgeon, . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Tevlin, R. and Larkin, J.O. and Hyland, J.M.P. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Primary colorectal lymphoma - A single centre experience'. The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland, . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Lyons, M. and Winter, D.C. and Simms, C.K. (2014) 'Mechanical characterisation of porcine rectus sheath under uniaxial and biaxial tension'. Journal of Biomechanics, 47 (8):1876-1884. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
McDermott, F.D. and Heeney, A. and Kelly, M.E. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'Torsion of an intraperitoneal undescended seminomatous testicular tumour'. BMJ Case Reports, . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kelly, M.E. and Heneghan, H.M. and McDermott, F.D. and Nason, G.J. and Freeman, C. and Martin, S.T. and Winter, D.C. (2014) 'The role of loose seton in the management of anal fistula: a multicenter study of 200 patients'. Techniques in Coloproctology, . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mohan, H.M. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Autobuttressing of colorectal anastomoses using a mesenteric flap'. Updates in Surgery, 65 (4):333-335. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Alderson, D. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Improving outcomes in gastrointestinal cancer'. British Journal of Surgery, 100 (1):1-2. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kennelly, R.P. and Rogers, A.C. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Multicentre study of circumferential margin positivity and outcomes following abdominoperineal excision for rectal cancer'. British Journal of Surgery, 100 (1):160-166. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Lyons, M. and Winter, D.C. and Simms, C.K. (2013) 'Extrusion properties of porcine intestines and surrogate materials for ventral hernia modelling'. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 18 :57-66. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kavanagh, D.O. and Nolan, B. and Judge, C. and Hyland, J.M.P. and Mulcahy, H.E. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. and Doherty, G.A. (2013) 'A comparative study of short- and medium-term outcomes comparing emergent surgery and stenting as a bridge to surgery in patients with acute malignant colonic obstruction'. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 56 (4):433-440. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hogan, N.M. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'A nodal positivity constant: New perspectives in lymph node evaluation and colorectal cancer'. World Journal of Surgery, 37 (4):878-882. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mohan, H.M. and O'Riordan, J.M. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Natural-orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES): Minimally invasive evolution or revolution?'. Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques, 23 (3):244-250. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mohan, H.M. and O'Riordan, J.M. and Collins, D. and O'Connor, D.B. and Traynor, O. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Bench and Bedside? Surgeons' views on the role of research in surgical training'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 182 (2):255-259. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Killeen, S. and Buckley, C. and Smolerak, S. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Small bowel obstruction secondary to right obturator hernia'. Surgery (United States), . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Rogers, A.C. and Huetter, L. and Hoekstra, N. and Collins, D. and Collaco, A. and Baird, A.W. and Winter, D.C. and Ameen, N. and Geibel, J.P. and Kopic, S. (2013) 'Activation of AMPK Inhibits Cholera Toxin Stimulated Chloride Secretion in Human and Murine Intestine'. PLoS ONE, 8 (7). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mohan, H.M. and Evans, M.D. and Larkin, J.O. and Beynon, J. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Multivisceral resection in colorectal cancer: A systematic review'. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 20 (9):2929-2936. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Søreide, K. and Alderson, D. and Bergenfelz, A. and Beynon, J. and Connor, S. and Deckelbaum, D.L. and Dejong, C.H. and Earnshaw, J.J. and Kyamanywa, P. and Perez, R.O. and Sakai, Y. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Strategies to improve clinical research in surgery through international collaboration'. The Lancet, 382 (9898):1140-1151. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Burke, J.P. and O'Connell, R.M. and Lennon, G. and Doherty, G.A. and Keegan, D. and O'Donoghue, D. and Mulcahy, H. and Hyland, J. and Winter, D.C. and Sheahan, K. and Ronan O'Connell, P. (2013) 'The influence of ctgf single-nucleotide polymorphisms on outcomes in Crohn's disease'. Annals of Surgery, 258 (5):767-774. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Lavelle, A. and Lennon, G. and Docherty, N. and Balfe, A. and Mulcahy, H.E. and Doherty, G. and O'Donoghue, D. and Hyland, J.M. and Shanahan, F. and Sheahan, K. and Coffey, J.C. and Winter, D.C. and O'Connell, P.R. (2013) 'Depth-dependent differences in community structure of the human colonic microbiota in health'. PLoS ONE, 8 (11). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Fearon, N.M. and Mohan, H.M. and Winter, D.C. (2013) 'Wilkie's syndrome causing persistent vomiting post-colectomy'. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, 4 (12):1071-1072. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Medani, M. and Bzik, V.A. and Rogers, A. and Collins, D. and Kennelly, R. and Winter, D.C. and Brayden, D.J. and Baird, A.W. (2012) 'Zinc sulphate attenuates chloride secretion in Human colonic mucosae in vitro'. European Journal of Pharmacology, 696 (1-3):166-171. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hogan, A. and Winter, D. (2012) 'The authors reply'. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 55 (1). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
O'Connor, D.B. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'The role of laparoscopy in the management of acute small-bowel obstruction: A review of over 2,000 cases'. Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, 26 (1):12-17. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Smith, F.M. and Chang, K.H. and Sheahan, K. and Hyland, J. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'The surgical significance of residual mucosal abnormalities in rectal cancer following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy'. British Journal of Surgery, 99 (7):993-1001. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Martin, S.T. and Heneghan, H.M. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Systematic review and meta-Analysis of outcomes following pathological complete response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for rectal cancer'. British Journal of Surgery, 99 (7):918-928. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Murphy, C.G. and Stapelton, R. and Chen, G.C. and Winter, D.C. and Bouchier-Hayes, D.J. (2012) 'Glutamine preconditioning protects against local and systemic injury induced by orthopaedic surgery'. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 16 (4):365-369. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Kicking society's tobacco habit: Does the butt stop here?'. Archives of Surgery, 147 (4). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Martin, S.T. and Heneghan, H.M. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Systematic review of outcomes after intersphincteric resection for low rectal cancer'. British Journal of Surgery, 99 (5):603-612. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Bzik, V.A. and Medani, M. and Baird, A.W. and Winter, D.C. and Brayden, D.J. (2012) 'Mechanisms of action of zinc on rat intestinal epithelial electrogenic ion secretion: Insights into its antidiarrhoeal actions'. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 64 (5):644-653. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Smith, F.L. and Winter, D. (2012) 'What does residual nodal positivity in patients with rectal cancer downstaged to ypT0 after chemoradiotherapy really mean?'. Annals of Surgery, 255 (5). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Daniels, L. and De Korte, N. and Winter, D. and Boermeester, M.A. and Stockmann, H.B.A.C. (2012) 'Overtreatment of sigmoid diverticulitis: Plea for a less aggressive approach'. Digestive Diseases, 30 (1):86-91. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Murphy, C.G. and Stapelton, R. and Chen, G.C. and Winter, D.C. and Bouchier-Hayes, D.J. (2012) 'Erratum to: Glutamine preconditioning protects against local and systemic injury induced by orthopaedic surgery'. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mohan, H.M. and McDermott, S. and Fenelon, L. and Fearon, N.M. and O'Connell, P.R. and Oon, S.F. and Burke, J. and Keane, E. and Shields, C. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Plastic wound retractors as bacteriological barriers in gastrointestinal surgery: A prospective multi-institutional trial'. Journal of Hospital Infection, 81 (2):109-113. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kennelly, R.P. and Heeney, A. and White, A. and Fennelly, D. and Sheahan, K. and Hyland, J.M.P. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'A prospective analysis of patient outcome following treatment of T3 rectal cancer with neo-adjuvant chemoradiotherapy and transanal excision'. International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 27 (6):759-764. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hogan, N.M. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Lymph node harvest in colorectal cancer'. Colorectal Disease, 14 (6):658-659. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Rogers, A.C. and Hanly, A.M. and Collins, D. and Baird, A.W. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Review article: Loss of the calcium-sensing receptor in colonic epithelium is a key event in the pathogenesis of colon cancer'. Clinical Colorectal Cancer, 11 (1):24-30. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mohan, H.M. and Aherne, C.M. and Rogers, A.C. and Baird, A.W. and Winter, D.C. and Murphy, E.P. (2012) 'Molecular pathways: The role of NR4A orphan nuclear receptors in cancer'. Clinical Cancer Research, 18 (12):3223-3228. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hennessey, D.B. and Carey, E. and Simms, C.K. and Hanly, A. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Torsion of monofilament and polyfilament sutures under tension decreases suture strength and increases risk of suture fracture'. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 12 :168-173. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Rogers, A.C. and Collins, D. and O'Sullivan, G.C. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Laparoscopic lavage for perforated diverticulitis: A population analysis'. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 55 (9):932-938. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mohan, H.M. and Collins, D. and Maher, S. and Walsh, E.G. and Winter, D.C. and O'Brien, P.J. and Brayden, D.J. and Baird, A.W. (2012) 'The mycotoxin patulin increases colonic epithelial permeability in vitro'. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 50 (11):4097-4102. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
McArdle, A. and Bischof, D.A. and Davidge, K. and Swallow, C.J. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Vaginal reconstruction following radical surgery for colorectal malignancies: A systematic review of the literature'. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 19 (12):3933-3942. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kavanagh, D.O. and Quinlan, D.M. and Armstrong, J.G. and Hyland, J.M.P. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Management of synchronous rectal and prostate cancer'. International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 27 (11):1501-1508. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Smith, F.M. and Sheahan, K. and Hyland, J. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Authors' reply: The surgical significance of residual mucosal abnormalities in rectal cancer following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (Br J Surg 2012; 99: 993-1001)'. British Journal of Surgery, 99 (11):1601-1602. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Winter, D.C. (2012) 'Publication of postdischarge and readmission complications: Failure, folly, or funding opportunity?'. Archives of Surgery, 147 (11):1007-1008. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Collins, D. and Kopic, S. and Bachlechner, J. and Ritter, M. and Winter, D.C. and Geibel, J.P. (2011) 'Hypoxia inhibits colonic ion transport VIA activation of AMP kinase'. Annals of Surgery, 254 (6):957-963. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Collins, D. and Walpole, C. and Ryan, E. and Winter, D. and Baird, A. and Stewart, G. (2011) 'UT-B1 mediates transepithelial urea flux in the rat gastrointestinal tract'. The Journal of membrane biology, 239 (3):123-130. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mulsow, J. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Sphincter preservation for distal rectal cancer - a goal worth achieving at all costs?'. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 17 (7):855-861. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kennelly, R. and Conneely, J.B. and Bouchier-Hayes, D.J. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Electrical field stimulation promotes anastomotic healing in poorly perfused rat colon'. International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 26 (3):339-344. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Doran, D. and Burke, J.P. and Hanly, A.M. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Prophylactic colectomy for hyperplastic polyposis'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 180 (1):269-270. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Smith, F. and Winter, D. (2011) 'Authors' reply: Rectum-conserving surgery in the era of chemoradiotherapy (Br J Surg 2010; 97: 1752-1764)'. British Journal of Surgery, 98 (4). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Madoff, R.D. and Winter, D.C. and Nicholls, J.R. and Rasmussen, P.C. (2011) 'Barriere mellem videnskabelig evidens og klinisk praksis'. Ugeskrift for Laeger, 173 (14). Available Online [Details]
Collins, D. and Hogan, A.M. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Microbial and viral pathogens in colorectal cancer'. The Lancet Oncology, 12 (5):504-512. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Winter, D. (2011) 'The golden state of healthcare reform: Ethnoeconomic origins of outcome imbalance'. Archives of Surgery, 146 (7):784-785. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Medani, M. and Collins, D. and Docherty, N.G. and Baird, A.W. and O'Connell, P.R. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Emerging role of hydrogen sulfide in colonic physiology and pathophysiology'. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 17 (7):1620-1625. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined: Lessons from the future of surgical education'. Archives of Surgery, 146 (7). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Al Sahaf, O. and Myers, E. and Jawad, M. and Browne, T.J. and Winter, D.C. and Redmond, H.P. (2011) 'The prognostic significance of extramural deposits and extracapsular lymph node invasion in colon cancer'. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 54 (8):982-988. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Owens, M. and Barry, M. and Janjua, A.Z. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'A systematic review of laparoscopic port site hernias in gastrointestinal surgery'. Surgeon, 9 (4):218-224. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Martin, S.T. and Heeney, A. and Pierce, C. and O'Connell, P.R. and Hyland, J.M. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Use of an electrothermal bipolar sealing device in ligation of major mesenteric vessels during laparoscopic colorectal resection'. Techniques in Coloproctology, 15 (3):285-289. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hennessey, D. and Burke, J.P. and Winter, D.C. and Mealy, K. (2011) 'Reply: Preoperative hypoalbuminemia is an independent risk factor for the development of surgical site infection following gastrointestinal surgery'. Annals of Surgery, 254 (4):665-666. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Collins, D. and Kopic, S. and Geibel, J.P. and Hogan, A.M. and Medani, M. and Baird, A.W. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'The flavonone naringenin inhibits chloride secretion in isolated colonic epithelia'. European Journal of Pharmacology, 668 (1-2):271-277. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hennessey, D. and Burke, J.P. and Winter, D.C. and Mealy, K. (2011) 'Reply: Albumin as a marker of nutrition: A common pitfall'. Annals of Surgery, 254 (4). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hennessey, D. and Burke, J.P. and Winter, D.C. and Mealy, K. (2011) 'Reply: Malnutrition and postoperative complications in abdominal surgery'. Annals of Surgery, 254 (4):666-667. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hennessey, D. and Burke, J.P. and Winter, D.C. and Mealy, K. (2011) 'Reply: Is preoperative serum albumin enough to ensure nutritional status in the development of surgical site infection following gastrointestinal surgery?'. Annals of Surgery, 254 (4). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Kennelly, R. and Conneely, J.B. and Bouchier-Hayes, D. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Mast cells in tissue healing: From skin to the gastrointestinal tract'. Current Pharmaceutical Design, 17 (34):3772-3775. Available Online [Details]
Martin, S.T. and Tevlin, R. and Heeney, A. and Peirce, C. and Hyland, J.M. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'How i do it: The stapled ileal J pouch at restorative proctocolectomy'. Techniques in Coloproctology, 15 (4):451-454. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Breen, K.J. and Conneely, J.B. and Winter, D.C. (2011) 'Isolated first rib fracture with minimal trauma'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 180 (4):887-888. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Mirnezami AH, Sagar PM, Kavanagh D, Witherspoon P, Lee P, Winter D.; (2010) 'Clinical algorithms for the surgical management of locally recurrent rectal cancer'. Diseases of the colon and rectum, 53 (9):1248-1257. [Details]
Oon SF, Winter DC.; (2010) 'Perianal condylomas, anal squamous intraepithelial neoplasms and screening: a review of the literature'. Journal of medical screening, 17 (1):44-49. [Details]
Hogan AM, Collins D, Baird AW, Winter DC.; (2009) 'Estrogen and its role in gastrointestinal health and disease'. International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 24 (12):1367-1375. [Details]
Hogan AM, Collins D, Baird AW, Winter DC.; (2009) 'Estrogen and gastrointestinal malignancy'. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, 307 (1-2):19-24. [Details]
 

Conference Publications

Balfe A, Lennon G, Lavelle A, Docherty NG, Coffey JC, Winter D, O'Connell PR (2014) Isolation of homogenous population of epithelial cells from mucosal biopsies European Society of Coloproctology [Details]
Lennon G, Lavelle A, Balfe A, Docherty NG, Coffey JC, Winter D, O'Connell PR (2014) The gut microbiota: spatial ecology and community organization in health and ulcerative colitis European Society of Coloproctology [Details]
McGrane A., Walpole C., Courtney D., Winter D., Baird A and Stewart G. (2014) The role of a UT-A urea transporter in the human small intestine Experimental Biology [Details]
Walpole C., Winter D., Baird A. and Stewart G. (2014) Characterization of a human UT-B antibody Experimental Biology [Details]
Hashmiyah A., Courtney D., McGrane A., Winter D., Baird A. and Stewart G. (2014) Investigation of human MCT1 protein in the human gastrointestinal tract Experimental Biology [Details]
Gallagher, T.K., Baird, A.W. and Winter, D.C.; (2007) Altered human small bowel contractility in obesity American College of Surgeons [Details]
                                                                                         

Research

Research Interests

Physiology, microbiology, and basic cellular processes in intestinal disease.

Research Projects

Sponsor : Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
Title : Colonisation by sulphate reducing bacteria (SRB) subspecies in normal and inflamed colon and colonocyte responses to the SRB metabolite hydrogen sulphide
Start Date / End Date : 10-JUL-10 / 10-JUL-15
Sponsor : Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
Title : Colonisation by sulphate reducing bacteria (SRB) subspecies in normal and inflamed colon and colonocyte responses to the SRB metabolite hydrogen sulphide
Start Date / End Date : 10-JUL-10 / 10-JUL-15
Sponsor : Irish Research Council for Science Engineering and Technology (IRCSET)
Title : Calcium sensing receptors in the gastrointestinal tract and their role in colon cancer
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUL-10 / 30-JUN-13