Researchers at UCD

Donal O'Shea

Associate Clinical Professor

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

Tel: +353 1 716



Peer Reviewed Journals

O'Connell J, Lynch L, Hogan A, Cawood TJ, O'Shea D.; (2011) 'Preadipocyte factor-1 is associated with metabolic profile in severe obesity'. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 96 (4):680-684. Available Online [Details]
Brogan A, Hevey D, O'Callaghan G, Yoder R, O'Shea D; (2011) 'Impaired decision making among morbidly obese adults'. 70 (2):189-186. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hogan AE, Tobin AM, Ahern T, Corrigan MA, Gaoatswe G, Jackson R, O'Reilly V, Lynch L, Doherty DG, Moynagh PN, Kirby B, O'Connell J, O'Shea D.; (2011) 'Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and the regulation of human invariant natural killer T cells: lessons from obesity, diabetes and psoriasis'. Diabetologia, 54 (11):2745-2754. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Hogan AE, Corrigan MA, O'Reilly V, Gaoatswe G, O'Connell J, Doherty DG, Lynch L, O'Shea D; (2011) 'Cigarette smoke alters the invariant natural killer T cell function and may inhibit anti-tumor responses'. Clinical Immunology, 140 (3):229-235. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
O'Shea D, Cawood TJ, O'Farrelly C, Lynch L.; (2010) 'Natural killer cells in obesity: impaired function and increased susceptibility to the effects of cigarette smoke'. PLoS ONE, 25 (5). Available Online [DOI] [Details]
O'Connell J, Kieran P, Gorman K, Ahern T, Cawood TJ, O'Shea D.; (2010) 'BMI > or = 50 kg/m2 is associated with a younger age of onset of overweight and a high prevalence of adverse metabolic profiles'. Public Health Nutrition, 13 (7):1090-1098. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Cawood TJ, Bashir M, Brady J, Murray B, Murray PT, O'Shea D.; (2010) 'Urinary collagen IV and πGST: potential biomarkers for detecting localized kidney injury in diabetes--a pilot study'. American Journal of Nephrology, . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
O'Connell J, Lynch L, Cawood TJ, Kwasnik A, Nolan N, Geoghegan J, McCormick A, O'Farrelly C, O'Shea D.; (2010) 'The relationship of omental and subcutaneous adipocyte size to metabolic disease in severe obesity'. PLoS ONE, 1 (5). Available Online [Details]
Lynch LA, O'Connell JM, Kwasnik AK, Cawood TJ, O'Farrelly C, O'Shea DB.; (2009) 'Are natural killer cells protecting the metabolically healthy obese patient?'. Obesity, 17 (3):601-605. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Dillon MF, Curran J, Martos R, Walsh C, Walsh J, Al-Azawi D, Lee CS, O'Shea D.; (2008) 'Factors that affect longevity of intravenous cannulas: a prospective study'. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, 101 (9):731-735. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Cawood T, Moriarty P, O'Farrelly C, O'Shea D. ; (2007) 'Smoking and thyroid associated ophthalmopathy; a novel explanation of the biological link'. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 92 (1):59-64. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
DF Waterhouse, AM McLaughlin, D O¿Shea; (2007) 'An examination of the relationship between normal range thyrotropin and cardiovascular risk parameters: a study in healthy women'. Thyroid, 17 (3):243-248. [Details]
A Quinn, C Doody, D O¿Shea; (2007) 'The effect of a physical activity education programme on physical activity, fitness, quality of life and attitudes to exercise in obese females'. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 11 (5):469-472. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Cawood TJ, Moriarty P, O'Farrelly C, O'Shea D. ; (2006) 'The effects of TNFα and IL1 on an in vitro model of thyroid associated ophthalmopathy; contrasting effects on adipogenesis'. European Journal of Endocrinology, 155 (3):395-403. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
W Dhillo, WM Kong, J Zadeh, J Jones, G Carter, D O'Shea; (2002) 'Cortisol-binding globulin is important in the interpretation of dynamic tests of the hypothalamic-pituitary--adrenal axis'. European Journal of Endocrinology, 146 (2):231-235. Available Online [DOI] [Details]