Researchers at UCD


Patrick Felle

Senior Lecturer

School Of Medicine & Medical Science
Health Sciences Centre
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7166637




Association: Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland, Function/Role: Executive member, Medical Informatics Section (Healthcare Informatics Society of Ireland
Association: International Medical Informatics Association, Function/Role: Member Education Committee


Year 1985 Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Qualification: BSc Subject:
Year 1983 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: MB, BCh, BAO Subject:
Year 1999 Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Qualification: MSc Subject: Health Informatics



Peer Reviewed Journals

Drennan J., Naughton C., Allen D., Hyde A., O'Boyle K., Felle P., Treacy M., Butler M. ; (2011) 'Patients' level of satisfaction and self-reports of intention to comply following consultation with nurses and midwifes with prescriptive authority: a cross-sectional survey'. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 48 (7):808-817. [Details]
Green C, Flannery O, Crotty J, Felle P, Harmon D, Masterson E; (2011) 'A cadaveric study of injectate spread in the psoas compartment with a direct iliopsoas injection suggested for use during surgery'. Clinical Anatomy, . [Details]
Higgins M, Felle P, Mooney EE, Bannigan J, McAuliffe FM; (2011) 'Stereology of the placenta in type 1 and type 2 diabetes'. Placenta, . [DOI] [Details]
Montedonico S, Sugimoto K, Felle P, Bannigan J, Puri P; (2008) 'Prenatal treatment with retinoic acid promotes pulmonary alveologenesis in the nitrofen model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia'. J Pediatr Surg, 43 (3):500-507. [Details]
Kelly JC, Glynn RW, O'Briain DE, Felle P, McCabe JP; (2010) 'The 100 classic papers of orthopaedic surgery: a bibliometric analysis'. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-British Volume, 92 (10):1338-1343. [DOI] [Details]
Ridgway, PF,Sheikh, A,Sweeney, KJ,Evoy, D,McDermott, E,Felle, P,Hill, AD,O'Higgins, NJ; (2007) 'Surgical e-learning: validation of multimedia web-based lectures'. Medical Education, 41 :168-172. [DOI] [Details]
Healy, D. G.,Fleming, F. J.,Gilhooley, D.,Felle, P.,Wood, A. E.,Gorey, T.,McDermott, E. W.,Fitzpatrick, J. M.,O'Higgins, N. J.,Hill, A. D.; (2005) 'Electronic learning can facilitate student performance in undergraduate surgical education: a prospective observational study'. BMC Med Educ, 5 . [Details]
Mullett, H; O'Donnell, T; Felle, P; O'Rourke, K; FitzPatrick, D; ; (2002) 'Development of a model for occipital fixation - validation of an analogue bone material'. PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART H-JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING IN MEDICINE, 216 (H1):37-42. [Details]
Dawson, NM,Felle, P,O'Donovan, DK; (1998) 'A new manual power grip'. Acta Anatomica, 163 :224-228. [Details]
Devitt AT, Coughlan KA, Ward T, McCormack D, Mulcahy D, Felle P, McElwain JP; (1998) 'Patellofemoral contact forces and pressures during intramedullary tibial nailing'. International orthopaedics, 22 (2):92-96. [Details]
Felle P, Lockman AK, Kellaghan P; (1995) 'Removal of the brain for teaching and examination'. Clinical anatomy (New York, N.Y.), 8 (5):363-365. [DOI] [Details]
Wan AC, Felle P; (1995) 'The menisco-femoral ligaments'. Clinical anatomy (New York, N.Y.), 8 (5):323-326. [DOI] [Details]
Hooper AC, Brien TG, Felle P; (1990) 'Changes in the splenic nodules of the mouse following prepubertal orchidectomy'. Hormone and metabolic research = Hormon- und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones et metabolisme, 22 (6):361-362. [DOI] [Details]
Felle P, Harding B; (1988) 'Differences between the histology of normal spleen and that of regenerated ectopically implanted splenic tissue'. European surgical research. Europaische chirurgische Forschung. Recherches chirurgicales europeennes, 20 (3):220-224. [Details]
Guerandel, A; Felle, P; Malone, K; ; (2003) 'Computer-assisted learning in undergraduate psychiatry (CAL-PSYCH): evaluation of a pilot programme'. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 20 (3):84-87. [Details]
Dawson, NM; Felle, P; O'Donovan, DK; ; (1998) 'A new manual power grip'. Acta Anatomica, 163 (4):224-228. [Details]

Conference Publications

Bowler, D.; FitzPatrick, D.; McCormack, B.; Felle, P. and Moran, R.; (2000) Medial collateral ligament reconstruction reduces anterior displacement following anterior cruciate ligament transection in the knee Proc. 12th Conference of the European Society of Biomechanics, Dublin, 2000, ISBN 0-9538809-0-7 Dublin, [Details]


Drennan J., Naughton C., Allen D., Hyde A., Felle P., O'Boyle K., Treacy P., Butler M.; (2009) National Independent Evaluation of the Nurse and Midwife Prescribing Initiative. Dublin: Reports [Details]


Research Interests

Research Projects

Sponsor : Institute of Opthamology
Title : Development of online certificate in ophthalmology
Start Date / End Date : 01-AUG-00 / 30-JUN-01