Abstracts of Healthcare Management

Kenan Özler

The role of increased synovial fluid A disintegrin and metalloproteinase with thrombospondin motifs4 and serglycin levels in osteoarthritis

07/12/2018

Keywords ADAMTS4; Knee osteoarthritis; Serglycin;  Synovial fluid; WOMAC score 


Xuehui Liu, Jianping Zhang, Zhaowei Meng, Qiang Jia, Jian Tan, Guizhi Zhang, Xue Li, Na Liu, Tianpeng Hu, Pingping Zhou, Qing Zhang, Kun Song, Qiyu Jia

Gender impact on the correlations between Graves’ hyperthyroidism and hyperuricemia in Chinese

30/11/2018

Keywords Gender; Graves’ disease (GD);  Hyperthyroidism;  Hyperuricemia;  Serum uric acid (SUA) 


Danielle C. McCollum, Olivia Mason, Mary B. Codd, Michael J. O’Grady

Management of type 1 diabetes in primary schools in Ireland: a cross-sectional survey

28/11/2018

Keywords Children; Legislation; School; Type 1 diabetes 


Robert M. Kenyon, Eoghan Pomeroy, Robert Yeo, James P. Cashman

Consent documentation for elective orthopaedic surgery

19/11/2018

Keywords Arthroplasty;  Consent;  Consent form; Documentation;  Elective surgery; Litigation; Orthopaedic 


Christopher Fenelon, Evelyn P. Murphy, Colum Downey, Brendan J. O’Daly, Michael Leonard

A growing problem: cycling referrals to the National Centre for Pelvic and Acetabular Fracture Management in Ireland

11/11/2018

Keywords Acetabular; Cost; Cycling; Fractures; Pelvis; Trauma


Lava Chalikonda, Nigel Phelan, John O’Byrne

An assessment of the quality of clinical records in elective orthopaedics using the STAR score

20/10/2018

Keywords Electronic medical records; Medical note taking; STAR score