Abstracts of Paediatrics

William P. Tormey 

Hyponatraemia, harm reduction and the O’Hara report from Northern Ireland


Ahmed Abdelaal Ahmed Mahmoud,  Mohamed I Younis,  Christopher Holmes,  Amr Sallam,  Mohamed Gomaa Kamel,  Eugene Dempsey, Orla Mulhern 

Participation of the hospitals in the Republic of Ireland in international research over more than a decade: a bibliometric analysis


Farzana Sadiq &  Aisling Mulligan 

AdCom study—adolescent communication group therapy for externalising disorders


Ploutarchos Karydakis,  Dimitrios Giakoumettis &  Marios Themistocleous 

The 100 most cited papers about pediatric traumatic brain injury: a bibliometric analysis


Helen Kerr,  Jayne Price, Peter O’Halloran 

A cross-sectional survey of services for young adults with life-limiting conditions making the transition from children’s to adult services in Ireland


John Coveney,  Michael Barrett,  Patrick Fitzpatrick,  Nandini Kandamany,  Roisin Mcnamara,  Stanley Koe &  Ikechukwu Okafor 

National rotavirus vaccination programme implementation and gastroenteritis presentations: the paediatric emergency medicine perspective


Man Wang,  Qin Zhao,  Huicong Kang &  Suiqiang Zhu

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children with epilepsy


Iain Feeley,  Andrew Hughes,  Noelle Cassidy &  Connor Green 

Use of a novel corrective device for correction of deformities in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis


Ali Seven,  Esin Yalinbas,  Suna Kabil Kucur,  Emel Kocak,  Ozben Isiklar,  Beril Yuksel,  Hakan Timur,  Mehmet Erbakirci &  Nadi Keskin 

Comprehensive evaluation of irisin levels in fetomaternal circulation of pregnant women with obesity or gestational diabetes mellitus


Sadhbh O’Rourke,  Mary Meehan,  Désirée Bennett,  Nicola O’Sullivan,  Robert Cunney,  Patrick Gavin,  Roisin McNamara,  Noelle Cassidy,  Stephanie Ryan,  Kathryn Harris &  Richard Drew 

The role of real-time PCR testing in the investigation of paediatric patients with community-onset osteomyelitis and septic arthritis