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Denis A Cusack

Professor of Forensic & Legal Medicine

School Of Medicine & Medical Science
Health Sciences Centre
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7166647
Email: legal.medicine@ucd.ie

Publications

     

Peer Reviewed Journals

McGovern C, Cusack D; (2004) 'A Study of Suicides in Kildare, 1995 - 2002'. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine, 11 (6):289-298. [Details]
Sheikh A. A. & Cusack, DA; (2004) 'Maternal brain death, pregnancy and the foetus: the medico-legal implications for Ireland'. Medicine and Law, 23 (2):237-250. [Details]
Cusack, DA, Sheikh, AA, Hyslop-Westrup, JL; (2000) ''Near PVS': A new medico-legal syndrome?'. Medicine, Science and the Law, 40 (2):133-142. [Details]
Cusack, DA; (2000) 'Ireland: breakdown of trust between doctor and patient'. Lancet, 356 :1431-1432. [Details]
Fitzpatrick, P.,Daly, L.,Leavy, C. P.,Cusack, D. A.; (2006) 'Drinking, drugs and driving in Ireland: more evidence for action'. Inj Prev, 12 (6):404-8. [Details]
Mahon, M. J.,Tobin, J. P.,Cusack, D. A.,Kelleher, C.,Malone, K. M.; (2005) 'Suicide among regular-duty military personnel: a retrospective case-control study of occupation-specific risk factors for workplace suicide'. Am J Psychiatry, 162 (9):1688-96. [Details]

Other Journals

Cusack D, McGovern C; (2007) 'Current road traffic legislation is not realising its potential to save lives and reduce serious injuries' Medico-Legal Journal of Ireland . [Details]
Sheikh A. A. & Cusack D.A.; (2003) 'Clinical Risk Management in Ireland: The Status quo, reform and A need to Grapple with Basics' Medico-Legal Journal of Ireland 9 (2) . [Details]
Sheikh A. A. & Cusack D. A.; (2001) 'Maternal Brain death, Pregnancy and the foetus: The Medico-legal Implications' Medico-legal Journal of Ireland 7 (2) . [Details]
Sheikh A. A. & Cusack D. A. ; (2000) 'Collins v. Mid-Western Health Board & O'Connor: GPs, Hospital Doctors, Hospitals and their Duty of Care' Medico-Legal Journal of Ireland 6 (1) . [Details]
Drummond, A. and Cusack, D.A.; (2009) 'Using coroner's narrative data to identify work-related road-traffic fatalities in Ireland' Safety Science Monitor 13 (2) . Available Online [Details]
McGovern, C. Cusack D.; (2005) 'A Study of Suicides in Kildare, 1995 - 2002' Journal of Clinical Forensic Medicine . [Details]

Conference Publications

Cusack D, McGovern C; (2010) The adequacy of protecting older people from abuse and neglect: Legal provision, medico-legal inviestigation and reporting National Centre for the Protection of Older People [Details]
McGovern C, Wilkinson AR, Cusack D; (2007) Study of Deaths in RTCs in Kildare from Coroner's Reports May 1995 - June 2006. Incidence of pre-existing medical conditions Royal Society of Medicine [Details]
McGovern C, Cusack D; (2006) A Study of Epidemiology, Intoxicants and Suicide in Fatal Single Vehicle Crashes, Kildare 1994-2004 International Association of Forensic Sciences [Details]
Cusack D, McGovern C; (2006) The Bermuda Triangle Effect: Criminal Prosecutions for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol (DUI) in Ireland 1993-2003 International Association of Forensic Sciences [Details]
McGovern C, Cusack D; (2003) Analysis of the Kildare County Coroner Suspicious Death Investigations 1995 - 2002 International Academy of Legal Medicine [Details]
Drummond, A. and Cusack, D.A.; (2008) Using Coroner's Narrative Data to Identify Work-Related Road-Traffic Fatalities in Ireland Prevention of Occupational Accidents in a Changing Work Environment.  4th International Conference of the Working On Safety Group. 30 Sep - 3 Oct 2008. Crete, Greece [Details]
Drummond, A., Cusack, D.A.; (2007) The use of coronial files as a data source for work-related road-traffic fatalities Faculty of Public Health, RCPI, Summer Scientific Meeting Faculty of Public Health Medicine, , 29-MAY-07 - 30-MAY-07 [Details]
Fitzpatrick, P., Daly, L., Leavy, P. & Cusack, D.; (2006) Drugged Driving in the Republic of Ireland: the extent of the problem and implications for road safety policy (pg 94 in conference proceedings) 1st European Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Eurosafe Vienna, Austria, , 25-JUN-06 - 27-JUN-06 [Details]
Fitzpatrick, P., Daly, L., Leavy, P. & Cusack, D.; (2006) Drugged Driving in the Republic of Ireland: the extent of the problem and implications for road safety policy (pg 94 in conference proceedings) 1st European Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Eurosafe Vienna, Austria, , 25-JUN-06 - 27-JUN-06 [Details]
Fitzpatrick, P, Daly, L, Leavy, CP, Cusack, DA, ; (2006) INJURY PREVENTION Drinking, drugs and driving in Ireland: more evidence for action , pp.404-408 [DOI] [Details]
Fitzpatrick P, Daly L, Cusack D, Leavy CP; (2004) Nationwide study of driving under the influence of drugs Faculty of Public Health Medicine Meeting 2003 [Details]
Fitzpatrick P, Daly L, Cusack D, Leavy CP; (2004) Driving under the influence of drugs in the republic of Ireland: results of a nationwide survey All Ireland Social Medicine meeting [Details]
Fitzpatrick P, Daly L, Cusack D, Leavy CP; (2004) Driving under the influence of drugs in the Republic of Ireland: results of a nationwide survey British Sociological Association Meeting 2004 York, UK, [Details]
Fitzpatrick P, Daly L, Cusack D, Leavy CP.; (2003) Nationwide study of driving under the influence of drugs Faculty of Public Health Medicine Meeting [Details]
             

Reports

Cusack D, Leavy CP, Daly L, Fitzpatrick P; (2004) Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in Ireland: Results of a Nationwide Survey 2000-2001. Dublin: Reports [Details]
Cusack D, Fitzpatrick P, Leavy P, Daly L ; (2004) Driving under the influence of drugs ' a nationwide survey 2000-2001. Reports [Details]
                                                                         

Research

Research Interests

Research Projects

Sponsor : Dept. of Justice, Equality & Law Reform (DJELR)
Title : No Project title to migrate.
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-98 / 01-SEP-99