Research

Research published in scientific journals:-

Papers:

Connolly M, Toner P, Connolly D, McCluskey DR. The ‘ABC for life’
programme – teaching basic life support in schools. Resuscitation
2007;72(2):270-9.

Toner P, Connolly M, Laverty L, McGrath P, Connolly D, McCluskey DR.
Teaching Basic Life Support to school children using medical students and
teachers in a ‘peer-training’ model – results of the ‘ABC for life’ programme. Resuscitation 2007; (75):169-175.

D McCluskey, N Sayee, M Connolly, P Toner, M Stevenson. Assessment of
resuscitation skills of Foundation Year 1 Hospital Doctors.Foundation Years Journal 2009;3(2):25-29

Abstracts:

M Connolly, P Toner, P McGrath, L Laverty, D Connolly, D
McCluskey.Teaching basic life support to schoolchildren using medical students
and teachers in a ‘peer training’ model – results of the ‘ABC for life’
programme. Ulster Medical Journal; 79(3):147.

M Connolly, P Toner, N Sayee, D
McCluskey, M Stevenson. Abstract P76: Assessment of Resuscitation Skills in Foundation Year 1
Hospital Doctors in Northern Ireland. Circulation, Oct 2008; 118: S_1461. 

P Toner, M Connolly, P McGrath, L Laverty, D Connolly, D McCluskey. Abstract P78: Teaching
Basic Life Support to School Children in Northern Ireland Using the ’ABC for life’ Programme. Circulation, Oct 2008; 118: S_1462.

 M Connolly, P Toner, L Laverty, P McGrath, D Connolly, DR McCluskey.
Training Basic Life Support to school children using medical students and
teachers.Resuscitation 2008;77:Abstract AP-067.

 L Laverty, P McGrath, P Toner, M Connolly, DR McCluskey. Improved
performance of BLS instructors when compared with BLS providers.Resuscitation
2008;77:Abstract AP-064.

Connolly M, Toner P, Connolly D, McCluskey DR. ‘‘ABC for life” – a regional programme to train
schoolchildren in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Heart
2006;92(2):Abstract A76

P Toner, M Connolly, L Laverty, P McGrath, D Connolly, DR McCluskey. Training schoolchildren in
BLS using medical students and teachers in a ‘peer training’ model – results
from the ‘ABC for life’ programme. Irish
Journal of Medical Science
2006;175(4): Abstract 17

P Toner, M Connolly, L Laverty, P McGrath, D Connolly, DR McCluskey. Training Basic Life Support
to schoolchildren using medical students and teachers in a “peer training”
model: Results from the ‘ABC for life’ programme. Heart
2007;93(1):Abstract A33

L Laverty, P McGrath, P Toner, M Connolly, D Connolly, DR McCluskey.Training Basic Life Support
to School Children using Medical Students in a Peer Training Model- Update on
the ABC for Life Programme. Irish Journal Medical Science 2007;176 (7):
Abstract 78