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  • Fear of falling in older adults 

    Cronin, Hilary Mary (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). School of Medicine. Discipline of Medical Gerontology, 2014)
    The principle aim of this doctoral investigation was to provide new insights into the prevalence, risk factors and negative associations of fear of falling (FOF) by examining these factors in a population sample of older adults.
  • The effect of robot mediated therapy on upper extremity dysfunction post stroke 

    Coote, Susan Barbara (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). School of Medicine. Discipline of Physiotherapy, 2005)
    Stroke is the leading cause of acquired disability with upper extremity (UE) dysfunction being one of the residual deficits associated with stroke. Recovery of the UE is less than that of the lower extremity and contributes ...
  • Prediction of pre-eclampsia 

    Cotter, Amanda Maria (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). School of Medicine. Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2003)
    Pre-eclampsia occurs in 2-10% of pregnancies and is a leading cause of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality. The serious shortcoming associated with management is that the underlying aetiology is unknown. To date ...
  • An exploration of aspects of health affected by treatment for breast cancer using international classification of functioning, disability and health 

    Cooney, Marese (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). School of Medicine. Discipline of Physiotherapy, 2014)
    The primary focus of this thesis is to explore aspects of health affected by treatment for breast cancer using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) framework. Given the increased ...
  • Risk markers for acute stroke in Ireland - association of sodium-lithium countertransport (SLC) with vascular disease 

    Collins, Daniel Ronan (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). School of Medicine. Discipline of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 2002)
    The work in this thesis is divided into two parts, an epidemiological study of the risk markers for stroke in an Irish population and a laboratory study of the possible association between sodium lithium countertransport ...

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