Selection of Published Irish Pregnancy Loss Research

Allotey J, Chatterjee S, Kew T, Gaetano A, Stallings E, Fernández-García S, Yap M, Sheikh J, Lawson H, Coomar D, Dixit A, Zhou D, Balaji R, Littmoden M, King Y, Debenham L, Llavall AC, Ansari K, Sandhu G, Banjoko A, Walker K, O’Donoghue K, van Wely M, van Leeuwen E, Kostova E, Kunst H, Khalil A, Brizuela V, Broutet N, Kara E, Kim CR, Thorson A, Oladapo OT, Zamora J, Bonet M, Mofenson L, Thangaratinam S; PregCOV-19 Living Systematic Review Consortium. SARS-CoV-2 positivity in offspring and timing of mother-to-child transmission: living systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ. 2022;376:e067696. doi: 10.1136/bmj-2021-067696.

Bakhbakhi D, Fraser A, Siasakos D, Hinton L, Davies A, Merriel A, Duffy JMN, Redshaw M, Lynch M, Timlin L, Flenady V, Heazell AE, Downe S, Slade P, Brookes S, Wojcieszek A, Murphy M, de Oliveira, Salgado H, Pollock D, Aggarwal N, Attachie I, Leisher S, Kihusa W, Mulley K, Wimmer L; UK iCHOOSE parent involvement group; Burden C. Protocol for the development of a core outcome set for stillbirth care research (iCHOOSE Study). BMJ Open. 2022;12(2):e056629. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-
2021-056629.

Barrett PM, McCarthy FP, Evans M, Kublickas M, Perry IJ, Stenvinkel P, Khashan AS, Kublickiene K. Stillbirth is associated with increased risk of long-term maternal renal disease: a nationwide cohort study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2020;223(3):427.e1-427.e14. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2020.02.031.

Bras S, Gomperts R, Kelly M, Aiken ARA, Conlon C. Accessing abortion outside jurisdiction following legalisation of abortion in the Republic of Ireland. BMJ Sex Reprod Health. 2021;47(3):200-204. doi: 10.1136/bmjsrh-2020-200849.

Burke B, Boyd S, McNamara K, O’Donoghue K. Barriers to attendance at a tertiary hospital’s perinatal mortality meeting. Ir J Med Sci. 2023;192(3):1265-1270. doi: 10.1007/s11845-022-03137-0.

Calvert C, Brockway MM, Zoega H, Miller JE, Been JV, Amegah AK, Racine-Poon A, Oskoui SE, Abok II, Aghaeepour N, Akwaowo CD, Alshaikh BN, Ayede AI, Bacchini F, Barekatain B, Barnes R, Bebak K, Berard A, Bhutta ZA, Brook JR, Bryan LR, Cajachagua-Torres KN, Campbell-Yeo M, Chu DT, Connor KL, Cornette L, Cortés S, Daly M, Debauche C, Dedeke IOF, Einarsdóttir K, Engjom H, Estrada-Gutierrez G, Fantasia I, Fiorentino NM, Franklin M, Fraser A, Gachuno OW, Gallo LA, Gissler M, Håberg SE, Habibelahi A, Häggström J, Hookham L, Hui L, Huicho L, Hunter KJ, Huq S, Kc A, Kadambari S, Kelishadi R, Khalili N, Kippen J, Le Doare K, Llorca J, Magee LA, Magnus MC, Man KKC, Mburugu PM, Mediratta RP, Morris AD, Muhajarine N, Mulholland RH, Bonnard LN, Nakibuuka V, Nassar N, Nyadanu SD, Oakley L, Oladokun A, Olayemi OO, Olutekunbi OA, Oluwafemi RO, Ogunkunle TO, Orton C, Örtqvist AK, Ouma J, Oyapero O, Palmer KR, Pedersen LH, Pereira G, Pereyra I, Philip RK, Pruski D, Przybylski M, Quezada-Pinedo HG, Regan AK, Rhoda NR, Rihs TA, Riley T, Rocha TAH, Rolnik DL, Saner C, Schneuer FJ, Souter VL, Stephansson O, Sun S, Swift EM, Szabó M, Temmerman M, Tooke L, Urquia ML, von Dadelszen P, Wellenius GA, Whitehead C, Wong ICK, Wood R, Wróblewska-Seniuk K, Yeboah-Antwi K, Yilgwan CS, Zawiejska A, Sheikh A, Rodriguez N, Burgner D, Stock SJ, Azad MB. Changes in preterm birth and stillbirth during COVID-19 lockdowns in 26 countries. Nat Hum Behav. 2023;7(4):529-544. doi: 10.1038/s41562-023-01522-y.

Carroll L, Gallagher L, Smith V. Risk factors for reduced fetal movements in pregnancy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2019;243:72-82. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2019.09.028.

Carroll L, Gallagher L, Smith V. Pregnancy, birth and neonatal outcomes associated with reduced fetal movements: A systematic review and meta-analysis of non-randomised studies. Midwifery. 2023;116:103524. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2022.103524.

Chakravarty D, Mishtal J, Grimes L, Reeves K, Stifani B, Duffy D, Murphy M, Favier M, Horgan P, Chavkin W, Lavelanet A. Restrictive points of entry into abortion care in Ireland: a qualitative study of expectations and experiences with the service. Sex Reprod Health Matters. 2023;31(1):2215567. doi: 10.1080/26410397.2023.2215567.

Corcoran A, Hayes-Ryan D, O’Dwyer V, Cooley S, Ramphul M. Audit of Ireland’s first manual vacuum aspiration service. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2023;163(1):302-306. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.14836.

Crosby DA, Cullen SM, Allen CM. Age considerations in the management of recurring miscarriage. Ir J Med Sci. 2019;188(2):725-726. doi: 10.1007/s11845-018-1853-7.

Cullen S, Mooney E, Casey B, Downey P. An audit of healthcare professionals knowledge regarding perinatal autopsy. Ir J Med Sci. 2019;188(2):583-585. doi: 10.1007/s11845-018-1907-x.

Cullen S. Implementing Schwartz Rounds in an Irish maternity hospital. Ir J Med Sci. 2021;190(1):205-208. doi: 10.1007/s11845-020-02268-6.

Cullen S, Mooney E, Downey P. A review of findings from placental histology in cases of stillbirth following the amendment to the Coroner’s Act. Ir J Med Sci. 2021;190(4):1435-1437. doi: 10.1007/s11845-020-02446-6.

Cullen S, Sobczyk K, Elebert R, Tarleton D, Casey B, Doyle S, Crosby D, Allen C. Second-trimester miscarriage: a review of postnatal investigations and subsequent pregnancy outcomes. Ir J Med Sci. 2022; Nov 17. doi: 10.1007/s11845-022-03227-z.

Dempsey B, Connolly M, Higgins MF. “I suppose we’ve all been on a bit of a journey”: a qualitative study on providers’ lived experiences with liberalised abortion care in the Republic of Ireland. Sex Reprod Health Matters. 2023;31(1):2216526. doi: 10.1080/26410397.2023.2216526.

Dempsey B, Favier M, Mullally A, Higgins MF. Exploring providers’ experience of stigma following the introduction of more liberal abortion care in the Republic of Ireland. Contraception. 2021;104(4):414-419. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2021.04.007.

Dempsey B, Callaghan S, Higgins MF. Providers’ experience of abortion care: Protocol for a scoping review. JMIR Res Protoc. 2022;11(2):e35481. doi: 10.2196/35481.

Dennehy R, Hennessy M, Dhubhgain JU, Lucey C, O Donoghue K. ‘An extra level of kind of torment’: Views and experiences of recurrent miscarriage care during the initial phases of COVID-19 in Ireland-A qualitative interview study. Health Expect. 2023;26(4):1768-1782. doi: 10.1111/hex.13791.

Dennehy R, Hennessy M, Meaney S, Matvienko-Sikar K, O’Sullivan-Lago R, Uí Dhubhgain J, Lucey C, O’Donoghue K. How we define recurrent miscarriage matters: A qualitative exploration of the views of people with professional or lived experience. Health Expect. 2022;25(6):2992-3004. doi: 10.1111/hex.13607.

Donegan G, Noonan M, Bradshaw C. Parents experiences of pregnancy following perinatal loss: An integrative review. Midwifery. 2023;121:103673. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2023.103673

Duffy DN, Pierson C, Best P. A formative evaluation of online information to support abortion access in England, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. BMJ Sexual & Reproductive Health. 2019;45:32-37. doi: 10.1136/bmjsrh-2018-200086.

Duffy D, Mishtal J, Grimes L, Murphy M, Reeves K, Chakravarty D, Chavkin W, Favier M, Horgan P, Stifani B, Lavelanet AF. Information flow as reproductive governance. Patient journey analysis of information barriers and facilitators to abortion care in the Republic of Ireland. SSM Popul Health. 2022;19:101132. doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2022.101132.

Duffy K, Connolly S, Nolan A, Maître B. Perinatal mortality in Ireland: inequalities by socio-economic group and country of birth. Eur J Public Health. 2023;33(1):20-24. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckac167.

Enright M, Duffy D. Law and childbirth in Ireland after the 8th Amendment: notes on women’s legal consciousness. Journal of Law and Society. 2022; 753–777. doi: 10.1111/jols.12399.

Eogan M, Murphy C, Higgins M. Ongoing need for education in abortion care. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2023;160(1):334-335. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.14397.

Escañuela Sánchez T, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Modifiable risk factors for stillbirth: a literature review. Midwifery. 2019;79:102539. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2019.102539.

Escañuela Sánchez T, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Stillbirth and risk factors: an evaluation of Irish and UK websites. J Commun Healthc. 2021;14(1):68-77. doi: 10.1080/17538068.2020.1807887

Escañuela Sánchez T, Matvienko-Sikar K, Linehan L, O’Donoghue K, Byrne M, Meaney S. Facilitators and barriers to substance-free pregnancies in high-income countries: A meta-synthesis of qualitative research. Women Birth. 2022;35(2):e99-e110. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2021.04.010.

Escañuela Sánchez T, Meaney S, O’Connor C, Linehan L, O’Donoghue K, Byrne M, Matvienko-Sikar K. Facilitators and barriers influencing weight management behaviours during pregnancy: a meta-synthesis of qualitative research. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2022;22(1):682. doi: 10.1186/s12884-022-04929-z.

Escañuela Sánchez T, Linehan L, O’Donoghue K, Byrne M, Meaney S. Facilitators and barriers to seeking and engaging with antenatal care in high-income countries: A meta-synthesis of qualitative research. Health Soc Care Community. 2022;30(6):e3810-e3828. doi: 10.1111/hsc.14072.

Escañuela Sánchez T, Matvienko-Sikar K, Greene R, Byrne M, O’Donoghue K. Designing a behaviour change intervention to address the behavioural risk factors for stillbirth: A study protocol [version 1; peer review: 1 approved]. HRB Open Research. 2023;6:35. doi: 10.12688/hrbopenres.13751.1.

Escañuela Sánchez T, Matvienko-Sikar K, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Exploring first-time mothers’ experiences and knowledge about behavioural risk factors for stillbirth. Health Expect. 2023;26(1):329-342. doi: 10.1111/hex.13662.

Escañuela Sánchez T, O Donoghue K, Byrne M, Meaney S, Matvienko-Sikar K. A systematic review of behaviour change techniques used in the context of stillbirth prevention. Women Birth. 2023;36(5):e495-e508. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2023.05.002.

Fee N, McEvoy A, Cullen S, Doyle S, Crosby D, Allen C. Pregnancy outcomes following recurrent miscarriage. Ir J Med Sci. 2023;192(5):2255-2258. doi: 10.1007/s11845-023-03305-w.

Fee N, Traynor M, Armstrong F. Legalisation of termination of pregnancy in Ireland and the development of a service between primary and secondary care. Sex Reprod Healthc. 2023;36:100852. doi: 10.1016/j.srhc.2023.100852.

Fitzgerald B, O’Donoghue K, McEntagart N, Gillan JE, Kelehan P, O’Leary J, Downey P, Dean J, De Gascun CF, Bermingham J, Armstrong F, Al Fathil A, Maher N, Murphy C, Burke L. Fetal deaths in Ireland due to SARS-CoV-2 Placentitis caused by SARS-CoV-2 Alpha. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2022;146(5):529-537. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2021-0586-SA.

Flannery C, Burke LA, Gillespie P, O’Donoghue K. Estimating the costs associated with the implementation of a best practice model of care for recurrent miscarriage clinics in Ireland: a cost analysis. HRB Open Res. 2022;5:74. doi: 10.12688/hrbopenres.13625.1.

Flannery C, Hennessy M, Dennehy R, Matvienko-Sikar K, Lucey C, Dhubhgain JU, O’Donoghue K. Factors that shape recurrent miscarriage care experiences: findings from a national survey. BMC Health Serv Res. 2023;23(1):317. doi: 10.1186/s12913-023-09347-1.

Flenady V, Ellwood D, Bradford B, Coory M, Middleton P, Gardener G, Radestad I, Homer C, Davies-Tuck M, Forster D, Gordon A, Groom K, Crowther C, Walker S, Foord C, Warland J, Murphy M, Said J, Boyle F, O’Donoghue K, Cronin R, Sexton J, Weller M, McCowan L. Beyond the headlines: Fetal movement awareness is an important stillbirth prevention strategy. Women Birth. 2019;32(1):1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2018.12.001.

Forrest C, O’Donoghue K, Collins DC, O’Reilly S. Current Irish medicolegal landscape: an unsustainable trajectory. BMJ Open Qual. 2023;12(3):e002433. doi: 10.1136/bmjoq-2023-002433. 

Galeotti M, Heaney S, Robinson M, Aventin Á. Evaluation of a pregnancy loss education intervention for undergraduate nursing students in Northern Ireland: A pre- and post-test study. BMC Nurs. 2023;22(1):268. doi: 10.1186/s12912-023-01408-4.

Galeotti M, Mitchell G, Tomlinson M, Aventin Á. Factors affecting the emotional wellbeing of women and men who experience miscarriage in hospital settings: a scoping review. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2022;22(1):270. doi: 10.1186/s12884-022-04585-3.

Garry N, Farooq I, Milne S, Lindow SW, Regan C. Trends in obstetric management of extreme preterm birth at 23 to 27 weeks’ gestation in a tertiary obstetric unit: A 10-year retrospective review. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2020;253:249-253. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.08.034.

Geisler M, Meaney S, Waterstone J, O’Donoghue K. Stress and the impact on the outcome of medically assisted reproduction. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2020;248:187-192. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.03.006.

Green DM, O’Donoghue K. A review of reproductive outcomes of women with two consecutive miscarriages and no living child. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2019;39(6):816-821. doi: 10.1080/01443615.2019.1576600.

Green O, Young EM, Oberman J, Stewart J, King Y, O'Donoghue K, Walker KF, Thornton JG. Recruitment of pregnant women to randomised trials of COVID 19 treatments, and pharmaceutical treatments received outside such trials: A research article. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2022;275:12-16. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2022.05.009.

Greene J, Butler É, Conlon C, Antosik-Parsons K, Gomperts R. Seeking online telemedicine abortion outside the jurisdiction from Ireland following implementation of telemedicine provision locally. BMJ Sex Reprod Health. 2022;48(4):259-266. doi: 10.1136/bmjsrh-2021-201205.

Grimes L, Mishtal J, Reeves K, Chakravarty D, Stifani B, Chavkin W, Duffy D, Horgan T, Favier M, Murphy M, Lavelanet AF. ‘Still travelling’: Access to abortion post-12 weeks gestation in Ireland. Women’s Stud. Int. Forum. 2023;98(2023):102709. doi: 10.1016/j.wsif.2023.102709.

Grimes L, O’Shaughnessy A, Roth R, Carnegie A, Duffy DN. Analysing MyOptions: experiences of Ireland’s abortion information and support service. BMJ Sex Reprod Health. 2022;48(3):222-226. doi: 10.1136/bmjsrh-2021-201424.

Gunne E, Lynch SA, McGarvey C, Hamilton K, Lambert DM. Fatal fetal abnormality Irish live-born survival-an observational study. J Community Genet. 2021;12(4):643-651. doi: 10.1007/s12687-021-00534-3.

Gutman A, Harty T, O’Donoghue K, Greene R, Leitao S. Perinatal mortality audits and reporting of perinatal deaths: systematic review of outcomes and barriers. J Perinat Med. 2022;50(6):684-712. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2021-0363.

Hamid M, Joyce CM, Carroll HK, Kenneally C, Mulcahy S, O’Neill MK, Coulter J, O’Reilly S. Challenging gestational trophoblastic disease cases and mimics: An exemplar for the management of rare tumours. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2023;286:76-84. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2023.05.016.

Harty T, Trench M, Keegan O, O’Donoghue K, Nuzum D. The experiences of men following recurrent miscarriage in an Irish tertiary hospital: A qualitative analysis. Health Expect. 2022;25(3):1048-1057. doi: 10.1111/hex.13452.

Hayden J, Larkin MA, Noonan H, Conroy M, Twomey F, O’Reilly V, Gallagher S. Palliative care services for children with life-limiting conditions. Ir J Med Sci. 2023;192(3):1285-1290. doi: 10.1007/s11845-022-03134-3.

Hayes DJL, Devane D, Dumville JC, Gordijn SJ, Smith V, Walsh T, Heazell AEP. Development of core outcome sets for studies relating to awareness and clinical management of reduced fetal movement. BJOG. 2023. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.17589.

Hayes-Ryan D, Cooley S, Cleary B. Medical management of first trimester miscarriage: a quality improvement initiative. Eur J Hosp Pharm. 2021. doi: 10.1136/ejhpharm-2021-002840. 

Hayes-Ryan D, Meaney S, Byrne S, Ramphul M, O’Dwyer V, Cooley S. Women’s experience of manual vacuum aspiration: An Irish perspective. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2021;266:114-118. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2021.09.008.

Healy P, Gordijn SJ, Ganzevoort W, Beune IM, Baschat A, Khalil A, Kenny L, Bloomfield FH, Daly M, Kirkham J, Devane D, Papageorghiou AT. A Core Outcome Set for the prevention and treatment of fetal Growth restriction: developing Endpoints: the COSGROVE study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019;221(4):339.e1-339.e10. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.05.039.

Healy EF, Khalil A. Single intrauterine death in twin pregnancy: Evidenced-based counselling and management. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2022;84:205-217. doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2022.08.009.

Heaney S, Tomlinson M, Aventin Á. Termination of pregnancy for fetal anomaly: a systematic review of the healthcare experiences and needs of parents. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2022;22(1):441. doi: 10.1186/s12884-022-04770-4.

Helps A, Leitao S, Greene R, O’Donoghue K. Perinatal mortality audits and reviews: Past, present and the way forward. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2020;250:24-30. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.04.054.

Helps Ä, Leitao S, O’Byrne L, Greene R, O’Donoghue K. Irish inquiry reports relating to perinatal deaths and pregnancy loss services. Ir Med J. 2020;113(2):21.

Helps Ä, O'Donoghue K, O’Byrne L, Greene R, Leitao S. Impact of bereavement care and pregnancy loss services on families: Findings and recommendations from Irish inquiry reports. Midwifery. 2020;91:102841. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2020.102841.

Helps Ä, Leitao S, O’Byrne L, Greene R, O’Donoghue K. Governance of maternity services: Effects on the management of perinatal deaths and bereavement services. Midwifery. 2021;101:103049. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2021.103049.

Helps Ä, O’Donoghue K, O’Connell O, Leitao S. Bereaved parents involvement in maternity hospital perinatal death review processes: ‘Nobody even thought to ask us anything’. Health Expect. 2023 Feb;26(1):183-198. doi: 10.1111/hex.13645. 

Hennessy M, Dennehy R, Meaney S, Linehan L, Devane D, Rice R, O’Donoghue K. Clinical practice guidelines for recurrent miscarriage in high-income countries: a systematic review. Reprod Biomed Online. 2021;42(6):1146-1171. doi: 10.1016/j.rbmo.2021.02.014.

Hennessy M, Dennehy R, Doherty J, O’Donoghue K. Outsourcing transcription: Extending ethical considerations in qualitative research. Qual Health Res. 2022;32(7):1197-1204. doi: 10.1177/10497323221101709.

Hennessy M, Linehan L, Dennehy R, Devane D, Rice R, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Developing guideline-based key performance indicators for recurrent miscarriage care: lessons from a multi-stage consensus process with a diverse stakeholder group. Res Involv Engage. 2022;8:18. doi: 10.1186/s40900-022-00355-9.

Hennessy M, Linehan L, Flannery C, Cotter R, O’Connell O, O’Donoghue K. A national evaluation of recurrent miscarriage care services. Ir Med J. 2023;116(No.1):16.

Homer CSE, Leisher SH, Aggarwal N, Akuze J, Babona D, Blencowe H, Bolgna J, Chawana R, Christou A, Davies-Tuck M, Dandona R, Gordijn S, Gordon A, Jan R, Korteweg F, Maswime S, Murphy MM, Quigley P, Storey C, Vallely LM, Waiswa P, Whitehead C, Zeitlin J, Flenady V. Counting stillbirths and COVID 19-there has never been a more urgent time. Lancet Glob Health. 2021;9(1):e10-e11. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(20)30456-3.

Horey D, Boyle FM, Cassidy J, Cassidy PR, Erwich JJHM, Gold KJ, Gross MM, Heazell AEP, Leisher SH, Murphy M, Ravaldi C, Siassakos D, Storey C, Vannacci A, Wojcieszek A, Flenady V. Parents’ experiences of care offered after stillbirth: An international online survey of high and middle-income countries. Birth. 2021;48(3):366-374. doi: 10.1111/birt.12546.

Horgan P, Thompson M, Harte K, Gee R. Termination of pregnancy services in Irish general practice from January 2019 to June 2019. Contraception. 2021;104(5):502-505. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2021.05.021.

Ismail KI, Hannigan A, Kelehan P, Fitzgerald B, O’Donoghue K, Cotter A. Small for gestational age infants and the association with placental and umbilical cord morphometry: a digital imaging study. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2020;33(21):3632-3639. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2019.1582628.

Jackson P, Power-Walsh S, Dennehy R, O’Donoghue K. Fatal fetal anomaly: Experiences of women and their partners. Prenat Diagn. 2023 Apr;43(4):553-562. doi: 10.1002/pd.6311.

Joyce CM, Coulter J, Kenneally C, McCarthy TV, O’Donoghue K. Experience of women on the Irish National Gestational Trophoblastic Disease Registry. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2022;272:206-212. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2022.03.039.

Joyce CM, Fitzgerald B, McCarthy TV, Coulter J, O’Donoghue K. Advances in the diagnosis and early management of gestational trophoblastic disease. BMJ Med. 2022;1:e000321. doi: 10.1136/bmjmed-2022-000321.

Kalu FA, Larkin P, Coughlan B. Development, validation and reliability testing of ‘Perinatal Bereavement Care Confidence Scale (PBCCS)’. Women Birth. 2020;33(4):e311-e319. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2019.07.001.

Kelly K, Leitao S, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Pregnant people’s views and knowledge on prenatal screening for fetal trisomy in the absence of a national screening program. J Genet Couns. 2023. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1769.

Kelly K, Meaney S, Leitao S, O’Donoghue K. A review of stillbirth definitions: A rationale for change. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2021;256:235-245. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.11.015.

Leitao S, Helps A, Cotter R, O’Donoghue K; TEARDROP PLRG working group. Development and evaluation of TEARDROP – a perinatal bereavement care training programme for healthcare professionals. Midwifery. 2021;98:102978. doi: 10.1016/j.midw. 2021.102978.

Leitao S, Manning E, Greene RA, Corcoran P; Maternal Morbidity Advisory Group. Maternal morbidity and mortality: an iceberg phenomenon. BJOG. 2022;129(3):402-411. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.16880.

Leitao S, O’Shaughnessy E, San Lazaro Campillo I, O’Donoghue K. Healthcare professionals and students’ knowledge on termination of pregnancy legislation and clinical practice: A systematic review. Sex Reprod Healthc. 2022;33:100762. doi: 10.1016/j.srhc.2022.100762.

Linehan L, O’Donoghue K, Dineen S, White J, Higgins JR, Fitzgerald B. SARS-CoV-2 placentitis: An uncommon complication of maternal COVID-19. Placenta. 2021;104: 261-266. doi: 10.1016/j.placenta.2021.01.012.

Linehan L, Hennessy M, O’Donoghue K. An examination of care received by women with recurrent miscarriage and infertility against guideline-based key performance indicators. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2023;282:17-23. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2023.01.002

Linehan L, Hennessy M, O’Donoghue K. Infertility and subsequent recurrent miscarriage: Current state of the literature and future considerations for practice and research. HRB Open Res. 2021;4:100. doi: 10.12688/hrbopenres.13397.1.

Linehan L, Hennessy M, O’Donoghue K. Recurrent miscarriage and infertility: a national service evaluation. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2023;43(2):2241916. doi: 10.1080/01443615.2023.2241916.

Linehan LA, San Lazaro Campillo I, Hennessy M, Flannery C, O’Donoghue K. Reproductive outcomes following recurrent first-trimester miscarriage: a retrospective cohort study. Hum Reprod Open. 2022 Oct 11;2022(4):hoac045. doi: 10.1093/hropen/hoac045.

Linehan LA, Morris AG, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Subsequent pregnancy outcomes following second trimester miscarriage-A prospective cohort study. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2019;237:198-203. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2019.04.006.

Linehan L, Hennessy M, O’Donoghue K. An examination of care received by women with recurrent miscarriage and infertility against guideline-based key performance indicators. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2023;282:17-23. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2023.01.002.

Loughnan SA, Gautam R, Silverio SA, COCOON Global Collaboration, et al. Multicountry study protocol of COCOON: COntinuing Care in COVID-19 Outbreak global survey of New, expectant, and bereaved parent experiences. BMJ Open. 2022;12:e061550. doi: org/10.1136/bmjopen-2022-061550.

McCarthy CM, O’Leary A, Meaney S, Russell NE. Follow-up and outcomes of patients with a pregnancy of unknown location: A comparison of two prediction models. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2023;287:126-129. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2023.06.005.

McCarthy CM, Rochford M, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. The pregnancy experience: a mixed methods analysis of women’s understanding of the antenatal journey. Ir J Med Sci. 2019;188(2):555-561. doi: 10.1007/s11845-018-1874-2.

McCarthy C, Meaney S, Rochford M, O’Donoghue K. Risk perception on the labour ward: A mixed methods study. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2021;26(2):56-63. doi: 10.1177/25160435211002428

McCarthy CM, Meaney S, Rice R, Sheehan J, O’Donoghue K. The general populations’ understanding of first trimester miscarriage: a cross sectional survey. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2020;254:200-205. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.08.042.

McCarthy CM, O’Sullivan S, Corcoran P, Eogan M, Bennett D, Horgan M, O’Donoghue K. Medicine, media and the law: The effect on training in obstetrics and gynaecology. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2021;257:35-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.12.004.

McCarthy CM, Meaney S, O’Sullivan S, Horgan M, Bennett D, O’Donoghue K. A qualitative review of challenges in recruitment and retention in obstetrics and gynecology in Ireland: The consultants’ solution based perspective. PLOS One. 2022;17(12):e0279635. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0279635.

McConnell R, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Influence of cost on contraceptive choices amongst university students. Ir Med J. 2021;114(6):P376.

McGovern R, Pentony M, Dempsey L, Gaffney P, Finan A. Parental support experience following late miscarriage, stillbirth or neonatal loss at a regional hospital. Ir Med J. 2019;112(6):958.

McNamara K, O’Donoghue K. The perceived effect of serious adverse perinatal events on clinical practice. Can it be objectively measured? Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2019;240:267-272. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2019.05.026.

McNamara K, Smith A, Shine B, Cregan M, Prihodova L, O’Shaughnessy A, Martin A, Macdonald J, Kingston P, Fitzpatrick C, Hennessy M, O’Donoghue K. Addressing obstetricians’ awareness of compassion, communication, and self-care when caring for families experiencing stillbirth: Evaluation of a novel educational workshop using applied drama techniques. PLoS One. 2022;17(11):e0277496. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0277496.

McNestry C, Killeen SL, Crowley RK, McAuliffe FM. Pregnancy complications and later life women’s health. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2023;102(5):523-531. doi: 10.1111/aogs.14523.

Miremberg H, Oduola O, Morrison JJ, O’Donoghue K. Fetal anomaly diagnosis and termination of pregnancy in Ireland: a service evaluation following implementation of abortion services in 2019. Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM. 2023;5(10):101111. doi: 10.1016/j.ajogmf.2023.101111.

Mishtal J, Reeves K, Chakravarty D, Grimes L, Stifani B, Chavkin W, Duffy D, Favier M, Horgan P, Murphy M, Lavelanet AF. Abortion policy implementation in Ireland: Lessons from the community model of care. PLoS One. 2022;17(5):e0264494. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0264494.

Mitchell JM, Cullen S, McEvoy A, Crosby D, Allen C. Can Anti-Müllerian Hormone levels predict future pregnancy outcomes in recurrent pregnancy loss? Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2023;284:20-23. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2023.03.006. 

Mohamed M, McCormick CA, Foo A, Meaney S, O’ Donoghue K. Dating ultrasounds are fundamental to modern obstetric care. Ir Med J. 2022;115(4):582.

Mullally A, Horgan T, Thompson M, Conlon C, Dempsey B, Higgins MF. Working in the shadows, under the spotlight – Reflections on lessons learnt in the Republic of Ireland after the first 18 months of more liberal abortion care. Contraception. 2020;102(5):305-307. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2020.07.003.

Murphy M, Savage E, O’Donoghue K, Leary JO, Leahy-Warren P. Trying to conceive: An interpretive phenomenological analysis of couples’ experiences of pregnancy after stillbirth. Women Birth. 2021;34(5):e475-e481. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2020.10.016.

Murphy NC, Dunne H, Flood K. Prenatally diagnosed fetal aneuploidy: Natural history and subsequent management. Ir Med J. 2020;113(3):34.

Neville G, Russell N, O’Donoghue K, Fitzgerald B. Rounded intraplacental hematoma – A high risk placental lesion as illustrated by a prospective study of 26 consecutive cases. Placenta. 2019;81:18-24. doi: 10.1016/j.placenta.2019.02.011.

Nuzum D, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Pregnancy loss: A disturbing silence and theological wilderness. Modern Believing. 2019;60(2):133-145. doi: 10.3828/mb.2019.12.

Nuzum D, Fitzgerald B, Evans MJ, O’Donoghue K. Maternity healthcare chaplains and perinatal post-mortem support and understanding in the United Kingdom and Ireland: An exploratory study. J Relig Health. 2021;60(3):1924-1936. doi: 10.1007/s10943-020-01176-4.

O’ Brien N, McGarvey C, Hamilton K, Hayes B. Maternal intentions towards infant sleeping practices in Ireland. Acta Paediatr. 2021;110(1):184-193. doi: 10.1111/apa.15352.

O’Connell O, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Anencephaly; the maternal experience of continuing with the pregnancy. Incompatible with life but not with love. Midwifery. 2019;71:12-18. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2018.12.016.

O’Connor C, Moore R, McParland P, Hughes H, Cathcart B, Higgins S, Mahony R, Carroll S, Walsh J, McAuliffe F. The natural history of Trisomy 21: Outcome data from a large tertiary referral centre. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2021;48(8):575-581. doi: 10.1159/000517729.

O’Connor C, Leitao S, O’Donoghue K. A protocol for a systematic review of clinical practice guidelines for the antenatal management of dichorionic diamniotic twin pregnancy. HRB Open Res. 2021;4:115. doi: 10.12688/hrbopenres.13418.1.

O’Connor C, O’Connor E, Leitao S, Barrett S, O’Donoghue K. Clinical practice guidelines for the antenatal management of dichorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies: a systematic review. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2023;23(1):347. doi: 10.1186/s12884-023-05652-z.

O’Connor E, Greene R, O’Donoghue K, Leitao S. A protocol for a systematic review of standardised tools used in perinatal death review programmes. HRB Open Res. 2023;5:52. doi: 10.12688/hrbopenres.13574.2.

O’Connor E, Leitao S, Fogarty AP, Greene R, O’Donoghue K. A systematic review of standardised tools used in perinatal death review programmes. Women Birth. 2023;S1871-5192(23)00275-5. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2023.09.006.

O’Leary BD, Walsh M, Mooney EE, McAuliffe FM, Knowles SJ, Mahony RM, Downey P. The etiology of stillbirth over 30 years: A cross-sectional study in a tertiary referral unit. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2021;100(2):314-321. doi: 10.1111/aogs.13992.

O’Riordan S, O’Donoghue K, McNamara K. Interventions to improve wellbeing among obstetricians and midwives at Cork University Maternity Hospital. Ir J Med Sci. 2020;189(2):701-709. doi: 10.1007/s11845-019-02098-1.

O’Shaughnessy A, Roth R, Carnegie A, Grimes L. Experiences of late first trimester abortion in Irish hospitals: Suggestions for change. SSRN. 2022. doi: 10.2139/ssrn.4169922.

O’Shaughnessy E, Leitao S, Russell N, O’Donoghue K. Termination of pregnancy services: a year in review in a tertiary maternity hospital. BMJ Sex Reprod Health. 2021;47(3):231-232. doi: 10.1136/bmjsrh-2021-201049.

O’Shaughnessy E, O’Donoghue K, Leitao S. Termination of pregnancy: Staff knowledge and training. Sex Reprod Healthc. 2021;28:100613. doi: 10.1016/j.srhc.2021.100613.

Pollock D, Murphy MM, O’Leary J, Warland J. Pregnancy after loss during the COVID19 pandemic. Women Birth. 2020;33(6):540-543. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2020.07.011.

Power S, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. The incidence of fatal fetal anomalies associated with perinatal mortality in Ireland. Prenat Diagn. 2020;40(5):549-556. doi: 10.1002/pd.5642.

Power S, Meaney S, Cotter R, O’Donoghue K. Education priorities for voluntary organisations supporting parents experiencing perinatal loss: a Delphi survey. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2020;26(4):156-166. doi: 10.12968/ijpn.2020.26.4.156.

Power S, O’Donoghue K, Meaney S. Critical discourse analysis on the influence of media commentary on fatal fetal anomaly in Ireland. Health (London). 2023;27(2):244-262. doi: 10.1177/13634593211015279.

Power S, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Fetal medicine specialist experiences of providing a new service of termination of pregnancy for fatal fetal anomaly: a qualitative study. BJOG. 2021;128(4):676-684. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.16502.

Power S, O’Donoghue K, Meaney S. Experiences of volunteers supporting parents following a fatal fetal anomaly diagnosis. Qual Health Res. 2021;31(5):835-846. doi: 10.1177/1049732320987834.

Rice R, Nuzum D, O’Connell O, O’Donoghue K. Parents and clinicians: partners in perinatal bereavement research-experiences from the International Stillbirth Alliance Conference 2017. Res Involv Engagem. 2019;5:4. doi: 10.1186/s40900-018-0137-8.

Roseingrave R, Murphy M, O’Donoghue K. Pregnancy after stillbirth: maternal and neonatal outcomes and health service utilization. Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM. 2022;4(1):100486. doi: 10.1016/j.ajogmf.2021.100486.

Rowan A, Hayes-Ryan D, Hogan J, Cooley S, Geary M. Early pregnancy teaching and training amongst obstetric trainees in a tertiary maternity hospital. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2022;270:30-34. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2021.12.013.

San Lazaro Campillo I, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K, Corcoran P. Miscarriage hospitalisations: a national population-based study of incidence and outcomes, 2005-2016. Reprod Health. 2019;16(1):51. doi: 10.1186/s12978-019-0720-y.

San Lazaro Campillo I, Meaney S, Corcoran P, Spillane N, O’Donoghue K. Risk factors for miscarriage among women attending an early pregnancy assessment unit (EPAU): a prospective cohort study. Ir J Med Sci. 2019;188(3):903-912. doi: 10.1007/s11845-018-1955-2.

San Lazaro Campillo I, Meaney S, Harrington M, McNamara K, Verling AM, Corcoran P, O’Donoghue K. Assessing the concordance and accuracy between hospital discharge data, electronic health records, and register books for diagnosis of inpatient admissions of miscarriage: A retrospective linked data study. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2021;47(6):1987-1996. doi: 10.1111/jog.14785.

San Lazaro Campillo I, Meaney S, Sheehan J, Rice R, O’Donoghue K. Reproductive health knowledge about miscarriage: A cross-sectional study of university students. Matern Child Health J. 2021;25(2):282-292. doi: 10.1007/s10995-020-03017-y.

Schwartz DA, Avvad-Portari E, Babál P, Baldewijns M, Blomberg M, Bouachba A, Camacho J, Collardeau-Frachon S, Colson A, Dehaene I, Ferreres JC, Fitzgerald B, Garrido-Pontnou M, Gergis H, Hargitai B, Helguera-Repetto AC, Holmström S, Irles CL, Leijonhfvud Å, Libbrecht S, Marton T, McEntagart N, Molina JT, Morotti R, Nadal A, Navarro A, Nelander M, Oviedo A, Otani ARO, Papadogiannakis N, Petersen AC, Roberts DJ, Saad AG, Sand A, Schoenmakers S, Sehn JK, Simpson PR, Thomas K, Valdespino-Vázquez MY, van der Meeren LE, Van Dorpe J, Verdijk RM, Watkins JC, Zaigham M. Placental tissue destruction and insufficiency from COVID-19 causes stillbirth and neonatal death from hypoxic-ischemic injury. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2022;146(6):660-676. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2022-0029-SA.

Servante J, Swallow G, Thornton JG, Myers B, Munireddy S, Malinowski AK, Othman M, Li W, O’Donoghue K, Walker KF. Haemostatic and thrombo-embolic complications in pregnant women with COVID-19: a systematic review and critical analysis. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2021;21:108. doi: 10.1186/s12884-021-03568-0.

Shakespeare C, Merriel A, Bakhbakhi D, Blencowe H, Boyle FM, Flenady V, Gold K, Horey D, Lynch M, Mills TA, Murphy MM, Storey C, Toolan M, Siassakos D; RESPECT (Research of Evidence based Stillbirth care Principles to Establish global Consensus on respectful Treatment) working group. The RESPECT Study for consensus on global bereavement care after stillbirth. Int J Gynaecol Obstet.
2020;149(2):137-147. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.13110.

Shiplo S, Meaney S, O’Donoghue K. Maternity care providers’ involvement in research. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2020;251:48-52. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.05.021.

Shorey S, Lalor J, Pereira TL, Jarašiūnaitė-Fedosejeva G, Downe S. Decision-making and future pregnancies after a positive fetal anomaly screen: A scoping review. J Clin Nurs. 2023;32(17-18):5534-5549. doi: 10.1111/jocn.16628.

Spillane A, Taylor M, Henchion C, Venables R, Conlon C. Early abortion care during the COVID-19 public health emergency in Ireland: Implications for law, policy, and service delivery. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2021;154(2):379-384. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.13720.

Stifani BM, McDonnell BP, Corbett G, Avila K, Chavkin W, Russell N, Benfield NC. Attitudes and experiences with termination of pregnancy among Irish obstetrics & gynaecology trainees in the context of recent legal change: A survey study. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol X. 2021;13:100137. doi: 10.1016/j.eurox.2021.100137.

Stifani BM, Mishtal J, Chavkin W, Reeves K, Grimes L, Chakravarty D, Duffy D, Murphy M, Horgan T, Favier M, Lavelanet A. Abortion policy implementation in Ireland: successes and challenges in the establishment of hospital-based services. SSM Qual Res Health. 2022;2:100090. doi: 10.1016/j.ssmqr.2022.100090.

Walker KF, O’Donoghue K, Grace N, Dorling J, Comeau JL, Li W, Thornton JG. Maternal transmission of SARS-COV-2 to the neonate, and possible routes for such transmission: a systematic review and critical analysis. BJOG. 2020;127(11):1324-1336. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.16362.

Ward G, Adair P, Doherty N, McCormack D. Bereaved mothers’ experience of expressing and donating breast milk: An interpretative phenomenological study. Matern Child Nutr. 2023;19(3):e13473. doi: 10.1111/mcn.13473.

Young EM, Green O, Stewart J, King Y, O’Donoghue K, Walker KF, Thornton JG. COVID-19 and pregnancy: A comparison of case reports, case series and registry studies. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2022;268:135-142. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2021.12.002.