Publications

279 Publications

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  • Published: 09 April 2013

    Drugnet Ireland 45

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 05 February 2013

    Drug-related deaths and deaths among drug users in Ireland: 2010 figures from the National Drug-Related Deaths Index

    This update presents figures from the National Drug-Related Deaths Index (NDRDI) on deaths due to poisoning by alcohol and/or other drugs, and deaths among drug users, in the period 2004-2010. The figures in this update supersede all previously published figures. It is a 'web only' publication, and may be downloaded for...

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  • Published: 28 January 2013

    Analysis and outputs of HRB grants completed in 2010 and 2011

    This report presents an analysis of the 196 HRB grants (combined spend of €54.5 million) that completed in 2010 and 2011 and provides an overview of the initial outputs and outcomes arising from these grants. The purpose of the report is to provide HRB Management and the Board with strategically useful information on the...

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  • Published: 31 December 2012

    Drugnet Ireland 44

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 20 December 2012

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2011

    Annual report and accounts of the Health Research Board 2011.

    Contents

    • Board members: 2011
    • Chairman and Chief Executive: overview and outlook
    • Health research - making an impact
    • Funding research excellence
    • Generating information and evidence...

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  • Published: 19 December 2012

    Measure of Activity and Participation (MAP) - Issue 6

    Activity, participation and assistive technology

    This bulletin examines the types of assistive technology (AT) used and required by people with a physical and/or sensory disability in Ireland, and evaluates the relationships between AT use and levels of participation in areas of life activities,...

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  • Published: 06 December 2012

    A Picture of Health 2012

    During the past three years, the Health Research Board has been taking a strategic approach to fund health research that will translate research discoveries into real benefits for people and the health service. The Picture of Health 2012 demonstrates just some of the outcomes and achievements that are emerging from our...

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  • Published: 06 November 2012

    Activities of Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals 2011

    This report presents data on all admissions to, discharges from, and deaths in, Irish psychiatric units and hospitals, as recorded on the National Psychiatric In-patient Reporting System (NPIRS) in 2011. Data is presented

  • Published: 15 October 2012

    Annual report of the National Intellectual Disability Database Committee 2011

    This report presents data for 2011 on the demographic profile of those who are registered on the National Intellectual Disability Database, their current usage of day and residential services, and a range of multidisciplinary supports. It also presents information on the needs of people with intellectual disability for such...

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  • Published: 09 September 2012

    Drugnet Ireland 43

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 19 August 2012

    Annual report of the National Physical and Sensory Disability Database Committee 2011

    The objective of the National Physical and Sensory Disability Database (NPSDD) is to provide an overview of the specialised health and personal social service needs of people with a physical, sensory and/or speech and language disability. The report is based on monitoring current service provision and future service...

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  • Published: 10 July 2012

    Alcohol: public knowledge, attitudes and behaviours

    The Department of Health asked the Health Research Board (HRB) to ascertain the knowledge, opinions and behaviours of the general public in relation to alcohol consumption and whether they agreed or disagreed with some of the measures proposed in the recently published Report of the Working Group on a National Substance...

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  • Published: 31 March 2012

    Drugnet Ireland 42

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland. 

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  • Published: 02 March 2012

    Impact assessment of the All-Ireland Cooperative Oncology Research Group

    The All-Ireland Cooperative Oncology Research Group (ICORG) was set up in 1996 to create more research opportunities for clinical trials in the field of oncology. Up until 2011, ICORG has received €36.5 million to build capacity for cancer clinical trials in Ireland from the Health Research Board (HRB)....

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  • Published: 01 March 2012

    Drugnet Ireland 41

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 08 February 2012

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2010

    Annual report and accounts of the Health Research Board 2010.

    Contents

    • Board members: 2010
    • Chairman and Chief Executive: overview and outlook
    • Health research - making an impact
    • Funding research excellence
    • Generating information and...

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  • Published: 06 February 2012

    Drug-related deaths and deaths among drug users in Ireland: revised 2009 figures from the National Drug-Related Deaths Index

    This update presents figures from the National Drug-Related Deaths Index (NDRDI) on deaths due to poisoning by alcohol and/or other drugs, and deaths among drug users, in the period 2004-2009. Alcohol-only poisonings have been retrospectively recorded by the NDRDI from 2004 onwards and are included in this update. The...

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  • Published: 31 December 2011

    Drugnet Ireland 40

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 12 December 2011

    Trends in treated problem drug use in Ireland 2005 to 2010

    This paper describes trends in treated problem drug use in Ireland between 2005 and 2010. The analysis presented is based on data reported to the National Drug Treatment Reporting System (NDTRS) and to the Central Treatment List (CTL). It is important to note that each record in the NDTRS database relates to a treatment...

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  • Published: 01 December 2011

    A Picture of Health 2011

    The Picture of Health 2011 captures some of the achievements of that flow from the HRB's investment in health research.

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