Researchers at UCD

Edward McKone

Senior Clinical Lecturer

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

Tel: +353 1 716




Association: American Thoracic Society, Function/Role: Member
Association: American College of Chest Physicians, Function/Role: Fellow
Association: Irish Thoracic Society, Function/Role: Treasurer
Association: Irish Thoracic Society, Function/Role: Vice-president
Association: European Cystic Fibrosis Society, Function/Role: Annual Conference Organising Committee


Employer: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Position: Affiliate Assistant Professor of Medicine
Employer: University of Washignton School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine


Year 1993 Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Qualification: MB, BCh, BAO Subject: Medicine
Year 2007 Institution:
Qualification: MRCPI Subject:
Year 2005 Institution: Univerisity of Washington
Qualification: M.Sc. Subject: Genetic Epidemiology
Year 2002 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: MD Subject: Exercise Physiology
Year 1996 Institution: RCPI
Qualification: MRCPI Subject: Medicine



Peer Reviewed Journals

Jackson AD, Daly L, Jackson AL, Kelleher C, Marshall BC, Quinton HB, Fletcher G, Harrington M, Zhou S, McKone EF, Gallagher C, Foley L, Fitzpatrick P.; (2011) 'Validation and use of a parametric model for projecting cystic fibrosis survivorship beyond observed data: a birth cohort analysis'. Thorax, 66 (8):674-679. [Details]
Siklosi K, Gallagher CG, McKone EF; (2010) 'Development, validation, and implementation of a questionnaire assessing disease knowledge and understanding in adult cystic fibrosis patients in Ireland'. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, epub . [Details]
Darrah, R,McKone, E,O'Connor, C,Rodgers, C,Genatossio, A,McNamara, S,Gibson, R,Elborn, JS,Ennis, M,Gallagher, CG,Kalsheker, N,Aitken, M,Wiese, D,Dunn, J,Smith, P,Pace, R,Londono, D,Goddard, KAB,Knowles, MR,Drumm, ML; (2010) 'EDNRA variants associate with smooth muscle mRNA levels, cell proliferation rates, and cystic fibrosis pulmonary disease severity'. Physiological genomics, 41 :71-77. [DOI] [Details]
Dodd JD, McDermott S, Barry SC, Judge EE, Collins S, de Jong PA, Tiddens HA, McKone EF, Gallagher CC, ; (2009) 'Tracheomalacia in adults with cystic fibrosis: determination of prevalence and severity with dynamic cine CT'. Radiology, 252 (2):577-586. [DOI] [Details]
Goss CH, McKone EF, Mathews D, Kerr D, Wanger JS, Millard SP; the Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutics Development Network. ; (2007) 'Experience using centralized spirometry in the phase 2 randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial of denufosol in patients with mild to moderate cystic fibrosis'. J Cyst Fibrosis, . [Details]
McKone EF, Goss CH, Aitken ML. ; (2006) 'CFTR genotype as a predictor of prognosis in cystic fibrosis'. Chest, 130 (5):1441-1447. [Details]
McKone EF, Shao J, Margoolias, D, , Keener CL, Farin FM, Tonelli MR, Pare, P.D.,, Aitken, M.L., Sandford, A.J., Kavanagh, T.J. ; (2006) 'Variants in the Glutamate-Cysteine-Ligase Gene are Associated with Cystic Fibrosis Lung Disease'. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medic, 174 (4). [Details]
McKone, E. F.,Barry, S. C.,Fitzgerald, M. X.,Gallagher, C. G.; (2005) 'Role of arterial hypoxemia and pulmonary mechanics in exercise limitation in adults with cystic fibrosis'. J Appl Physiol, 99 (3):1012-8. [Details]
McKone EF, Emerson SS, Edwards KL, Aitken ML.; (2003) 'Effect of genotype on phenotype and mortality in cystic fibrosis: a retrospective cohort study'. Lancet, 17 (361):1671-1676. [Details]
Thin, AG,Linnane, SJ,McKone, EF,Freaney, R,FitzGerald, MX,Gallagher, CG,McLoughlin, P; (2002) 'Use of the gas exchange threshold to noninvasively determine the lactate threshold in patients with cystic fibrosis'. Chest, 121 :1761-1770. [Details]
McKone, E.F., Barry, S.C., FitzGerald, M.X., and Gallagher, C.G.; (1999) 'Reproducibility of maximal exercise ergometer testing in patients with cystic fibrosis'. Chest, 116 (2):363-368. [Details]


Research Interests

Cystic Fibrosis
Genetic Epidemiology
Clinical Epidemiology