Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Prof. Zena Moore

  • Zena MooreRole: Professor and Head of the School of Nursing & Midwifery
  • Email: zmoore@rcsi.ie
  • Professional qualifications: Registered General Nurse
  • Academic qualifications: PhD, MSc (Leadership in Health Professionals Education), MSc (Wound Healing & Tissue Repair), FFNMRCSI, PG Dip, Dip First Line Management, FFNMRCSI.



Current research

Current projects
  • Diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) in Bahrain; an epidemiological profile of the prevalence, clinical care, economic cost and impact on quality of life.
  • The experiences of staff and family members of inpatients with dementia where personal passports are used to support care in an acute hospital setting.
  • Exploring the experiences of patients with primary and secondary lower limb lymphoedema during the intensive and maintenance phases of Complex Decongestive Therapy and its impact on their lives.
  • Pressure Ulcers: Development and psychometric evaluation of a patient knowledge of pressure ulcer prevention instrument (KPUP).
  • Pressure ulcer risk assessment: risk factors and risk screening in older person - a validation study.
  • The Impact of an educational intervention of Healthcare Workers ability to grade pressure ulcers.
  • The accuracy of PH, Temperature and Exudate as measures of wound healing outcomes.
  • The role of sub-epidermal moisture measurement versus traditional risk assessment in the prediction of pressure ulcer risk among adults undergoing surgery.
  • Peer Observation of Teaching, A BEME review. PI: Prof. Zena Moore  Review team:Martina Crehan, RCSI; Dr Tom O’Connor, RCSI; Jane Burns, RCSI; Dr Tommy Kyaw Tun, RCSI; Anne Weadick, RCSI; Grainne McCabe, RCSI
  • Impact of nurse led clinics on patient outcomes a Cochrane Systematic Review – supervisor and second author.
  • Involving patients, family and lay carers in pressure ulcer prevention for at-risk patients a Cochrane Systematic Review Supervisor and second Care models for pressure ulcer prevention and treatment a Cochrane Systematic Review – supervisor and second author
  • Bed Rest for Treating Pressure Ulcers a Cochrane Systematic Review – lead author
  • Wound care teams for preventing and treating pressure ulcers a Cochrane Systematic Review – lead author
  • Education of patients for preventing pressure ulcers a Cochrane Systematic Review – supervisor and second author
  • National Pressure Ulcer to Zero Campaign – Clinical Advisor
  • The prevalence and economics of wound care provision in one health care region in Ireland.
  • Nutritional interventions for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers, a Cochrane Systematic Review – supervisor and second author
  • Educational interventions for the prevention of venous leg ulcer recurrence, a Cochrane Systematic Review – supervisor and second
  • Wound Cleansing for Leg Ulcers, a Cochrane Systematic Review – supervisor and second author
  • Education of healthcare professionals for preventing pressure ulcers – second author

Publications and presentations

Book chapters
  • Moore Z, Jordan O'Brien J (2014) Nursing care of conditions related to the skin in Brady AM, Mc Cabe C, Mc Cann M Medical & Surgical Nursing A Systems Approach Wiley, Oxford 156-75
  • Moore Z (2012) Pressure area care and tissue viability in: Woodward K, Fudge L Eds Manual of Perioperative Care, an Essential Guide. Wiley, Oxford, 151-157
  • Moore Z (2012) The essential literature review in: Holland K, Watson R Eds Writing for Publication in Nursing and Healthcare: Getting it Right. Wiley, Oxford, 104-123
  • Moore Z. Cowman S (2008) The Cochrane Collaboration, systematic reviews and meta-analysis In: Nursing Research: Designs and Methods Edited by: R Watson, H Mc Kenna, S Cowman, J Keady 101-11 Churchill Livingstone
  • Collier M., Moore Z (2006) Pressure Ulcer Aetiology and Risk Factors In: Romanelli M Ed Science and Practice of Pressure Ulcers. 27-36

Papers
  • Moore, Z., Patton, D., Rhodes, S.L., O'Connor, T. (2017). Subepidermal moisture (SEM) and bioimpedance: a literature review of a novel method for early detection of pressure-induced tissue damage pressure ulcers. International Wound Journal, 14(2), 331-337. doi:10.1111/iwj.12604
  • Oliveira A.L., Moore Z., O Connor T., Patton D. (2017) Accuracy of ultrasound, thermography and subepidermal moisture in predicting pressure ulcers: a systematic review. Journal of Wound Care. 26(5), 199-215
  • Shanley E, Moore Z, Patton D (2017) Pressure Ulcers: Development and psychometric evaluation of the Patient Knowledge of Pressure Ulcer Prevention Instrument (KPUP) [Oral]. Institute of Community Health Nursing, Annual Conference. Dublin, May 2017.
  • Lewis C, Moore Z, O’Connor T, Patton D, Nugent L (2017) Examining predictors of risk through a community virtual ward [Oral]. Institute of Community Health Nursing, Annual Conference. Dublin, May 2017.
  • O’Connor T, Moore Z, Patton D, Wilson P, Gillen C, Hughes, M, Reilly, A (2017) the Use of Combined Modulated Ultrasound and Electric Field Simulation for Chronic Wound Healing. Poster Presented at the EWMA Conference May 2017. http://ewma.org/ewma-conference/2017-519/
  • Snyder, R. J., Fife, C., & Moore, Z. (2016). Components and quality measures of DIME (devitalised tissue, Infection/Inflammation, moisture balance, and edge preparation) in wound care. Advances in Skin and Wound Care, 29(5), 205-215. doi:10.1097/01.ASW.0000482354.01988.b4
  • Norman G, Dumville JC, Moore ZEH, Tanner J, Christie J, Goto S. Antibiotics and antiseptics for pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2016, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD011586. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011586.pub2.
  • Joyce P, Moore ZEH, Christie J, Dumville JC. Organisation of health services for preventing and treating pressure ulcers (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2016, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD012132. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012132.
  • Jordan O'Brien, J., Moore, Z., Connolly, B., Concannon, F., McLain, N., Strapp, H. & Wilson, P. 2016. Exploring the prevalence and management of wounds in an urban area in Ireland. British Journal of Community Nursing, 21, S12-S19 8p.
  • O'Connor, T, Moore ZEH, Dumville JC, Patton D (2015). Patient and lay carer education for preventing pressure ulceration in at-risk populations (Protocol)." Cochrane Database of Systematic reviews, Issue 12. Art. No DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012006
  • Martins de Oliveira AL, Moore Z (2015) Treatment of the diabetic foot by offloading: a systematic review Journal of Wound Care, 24(12):560–70
  • Moore ZEH, van Etten MT, Dumville JC (2015) Bed rest for pressure ulcer healing in wheelchair users. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD011999. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011999.
  • Moore ZEH, Webster J, Samuriwo R (2015). Wound-care teams for preventing and treating pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD011011. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011011.pub2.
  • Moore Z, Johansen E, van Etten M, Strapp H, Solbakken T, Eskerud Smith B, Faulstich J (2015). Pressure ulcer prevalence and prevention practices: a cross-sectional comparative survey in Norway and Ireland. Journal of Wound Care 24(8): 333–9
  • Moore Z, Strapp H (2015) Managing the problem of excess exudate.Br J Nurs. Aug 12; 24 Suppl 15:S12-7.
  • Moore Z (2015) Mechanical Debridement a Brief Overview. Br J Nurs. 24 Suppl 12:S38-40.
  • Johansen E, Bakken LN, Moore Z (2015) Pressure Ulcer in Norway—A Snapshot of Pressure Ulcer Occurrence across Various Care Sites and Recommendations for Improved Preventive Care Healthcare 3, 417-428; Doi:10.3390/healthcare3020417
  • Shanley E, Moore ZEH. Patient education for preventing venous leg ulceration (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD011696. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011696.
  • Porter-Armstrong AP, Moore ZEH, Bradbury I, McDonough S. Education of healthcare professionals for preventing pressure ulcers (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD011620. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011620.
  • McLain NEM, Moore ZEH. Wound cleansing for treating venous leg ulcers (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD011675. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011675.
  • Norman G, Dumville JC, Moore ZEH, Tanner J, Christie J. (2015) Antibiotics and antiseptics for pressure ulcers (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD011586. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011586.
  • Moore ZEH, Cowman S. (2015) Repositioning for treating pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD006898. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006898.pub4.
  • Gottrup, F., Apelqvist, J., Bjarnsholt, T., Cooper, R., Moore, Z., Peters, E. J. & Probst, S. 2014. Antimicrobials and Non-Healing Wounds. Evidence, controversies and suggestions-key messages. Journal of wound care, 23, 478-482.
  • Corcoran MA, Moore ZEH (2014) Systemic nutritional interventions for treating foot ulcers in people with diabetes (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic
  • Moore Z, Patton D, Rhodes SL, O'Connor T. Subepidermal moisture and bioimpedance: a literature review of a novel method for early detection of pressure-induced tissue damage (pressure ulcers). Int Wound J 2016; doi: 10.1111/iwj.12604
  • Moore ZEH, Webster J, Samuriwo R. Wound-care teams for preventing and treating pressure ulcers (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD011011. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011011.
  • Moore ZEH, Cowman S. Risk assessment tools for the prevention of pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD006471. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006471.pub3.
  • Brölmann FE, Eskes AM, Sumpio BE, Mayer DO, Moore Z, Agren MS, Hermans M, Cutting K, Legemate DA, Vermeulen H, Ubbink DT. Fundamentals of randomized clinical trials in wound care: reporting standards. Wound Repair Regen. 2013 Sep-Oct;21(5):641-7
  • Moore ZEH, Webster J. Dressings and topical agents for preventing pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD009362. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD009362.pub2. (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Moore ZE, Cowman S (2013). Wound cleansing for pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 3: CD004983. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004983.pub3. (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Cullen Gill E, Moore Z (2013) An exploration of fourth year undergraduate nurses' knowledge of and attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention. Journal of Wound Care 22(11): 618-27 (Impact Factor: 1.906)
  • Moore Z, Johanssen E, van Etten M (2013) A review of PU risk assessment and prevention in Scandinavia, Iceland and Ireland (Part II) J Wound Care 22(8): 423-31 (Impact Factor: 1.906)
  • Moore Z, Johanssen E, van Etten M (2013) A review of PU prevalence and incidence across Scandinavia, Iceland and Ireland (Part I). Journal of Wound Care 2013 22(7):1-7 (Impact Factor: 1.906)
  • Moore Z, Cowman S, Posnett J (2013). An economic analysis of repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers Journal of Clinical Nursing 15-16:2354-60 (Impact Factor: 1.316)
  • F Gottrup, J Apelqvist, T Bjansholt, R Cooper, Z Moore, E J G Peters, S Probst (2013) EWMA Document: Antimicrobials and Non-healing Wounds-Evidence, Controversies and Suggestions Journal of Wound Care 22: 5. S1-S92 (Impact Factor: 1.906)
  • Moore ZE, Cowman S (2012) Repositioning for treating pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012;9: CD006898 doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006898.pub3. (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Moore Z (2012) Meta-Analysis in Context Journal of Clinical Nursing 21(19):2798-807 (Impact Factor: 1.316) Eskes AM, Brölmann FE, Sumpio BE, Mayer D, Moore Z, Agren MS, Hermans M, Cutting K, Legemate DA, Ubbink DT, Vermeulen H.(2012). Fundamentals of randomized clinical trials in wound care: Design and conduct. Wound Repair and Regeneration 20(4):449-55 (Impact Factor: 2.757)
  • Z Moore, Cowman S (2012) Pressure ulcer prevalence and prevention practices in care of the older person in the Republic of Ireland. Journal of Clinical Nursing 21(3-4): 362-371 (Impact Factor: 1.316)
  • Cowman S, Gethin G, Clarke E, Moore Z, Craig G, Jordan-O'Brien J, McLain N, Strapp H (2012) An international eDelphi study identifying the research and education priorities in wound management and tissue repair. Journal of Clinical Nursing 21(3-4):344-53 (Impact Factor: 1.316)
  • Moore Z., Cowman S., Conroy RM. (2011) A randomised controlled clinical trial of repositioning, using the 30° tilt, for the prevention of pressure ulcers. Journal of Clinical Nursing 20: 17-18. 2633-2644 (Impact Factor: 1.316)
  • Moore Z.E.H., Webster J. (2011) Dressings and topical agents for preventing pressure ulcers (Protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic reviews 10: October (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Moore Z.E., Cowman S.(2010) Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers Wound Repair and Regeneration 18:2 (A14) (Impact Factor:2.757)
  • O'Connor, C.; Moore, Z.; McElvaney, N. G. (2010) Is there a difference in health related quality of life between family screened alpha one antitrypsin deficiency individuals and symptomatically screened individuals? Irish Journal of Medical Science 179 (12): S474-S475 (Impact Factor: 0.506)
  • Moore Z. (2010) Honey as a topical treatment for wounds In: Advances in Wound Care Edited by: S Chanden. 92-6 Mary Ann Liebert, Inc (Impact Factor 1.438)
  • Moore Z. (2010) Topical negative pressure therapy for acute and chronic wounds In: Advances in Wound Care Edited by: S Chanden. 555-62 Mary Ann Liebert, Inc (Impact Factor 1.438)
  • Moore Z. (2010) Occlusive versus gauze dressings for local wound care in surgical patients In: Advances in Wound Care Edited by: S Chanden. 155-65 Mary Ann Liebert, Inc (Impact Factor 1.438)
  • McCann M, Moore ZEH (2010) Interventions for preventing infectious complications in haemodialysis patients with central venous catheters Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1, Art No: CD006894. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006894.pub2 (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Moore Z., Cowman S. (2010) Updated review: risk assessment tools for the prevention of pressure ulcers Cochrane Database of Systematic reviews 16, Art. No.: CD006471. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006471.pub2 (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2009) Repositioning for treating pressure ulcers Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2. Art No:CD006898. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006898.pub2 04 (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2008) A systematic review of wound cleansing for pressure ulcers Journal of Clinical Nursing 17: 15. 1963-1972 (Impact Factor: 1.316)
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2008) the role of nutrition in the prevention and management of pressure ulcers Geriatrics and Aging 11: 5. 295-8 (Impact Factor: 1.717)
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2008) Risk assessment tools for the prevention of pressure ulcers Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3. CD006471. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006471.pub2. (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • McCann M., Moore ZEH (2008) Interventions for preventing infectious complications in haemodialysis patients with central venous lines (Protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 1. Art. No.: CD006894. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006894 (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2008) Repositioning for treating pressure ulcers. (Protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 1 Art. No.: CD006898. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006898 (Impact Factor: 5.785)
  • Gethin G, Jordan O Brien J, Moore Z(2005) Estimating costs of pressure area management based on a survey of ulcer care in one Irish hospital Journal of Wound Care 14: 4. 162-5 (Impact Factor: 1.906)
  • Moore Z, Price PE (2004) Nurses' attitudes, behaviours and perceived barriers towards pressure ulcer prevention Journal of Clinical Nursing 13: 942-951 (Impact Factor: 1.316)
  • Moore Z (2004) Pressure ulcer prevention: nurses' knowledge, attitudes and behaviour Journal of Wound Care 13: 8. 330-334 (Impact Factor: 1.906)
  • Moore Z (2002) Compression Bandaging: are practitioners achieving the ideal sub-bandage pressures? Journal of Wound Care (Impact Factor: 1.906)

Commentaries
  • Moore Z (2013) Expert commentary on: Black J Preventing pressure ulcers occurring on the heel Wounds International Vol 4 eSupplement 4-7; in Wounds International Vol 4 eSupplement 8-9
  • Moore Z (2013) Commentary on: Lyder CH, Wang Y, Metersky M, et al. Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers: results from the national Medicare patient safety monitoring system study. J Am Geriatr Soc 2012;60:268-8. Evidence Based Nursing 2013;16:118-119
  • Moore Z (2013) Commentary on Lyder CH, Wang Y, Metersky M, Curry M, Kliman R, Verzier NR, Hunt DR. Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers: results from the national medicare patient safety monitoring system study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Sep;60(9):1603-8. Evidence Based Journal, December
  • Moore Z (2012) Commentary on Kwong E, Lau A, Lee R & Kwan R (2011) A pressure ulcer prevention programme specially designed for nursing homes: does it work? Journal of Clinical Nursing 20, 2777-2786 Journal of Clinical Nursing 21(7-8): 1189-1190
  • Moore Z. (2010) Commentary on Kaitani T, Tokunaga K, Matsuu N & Sanada H (2009) Risk factors related to the development of pressure ulcers in the critical care setting Journal of Clinical Nursing 19: 7-8. 414-21
  • Moore Z. (2008) Commentary: Honey-impregnated dressings and usual care did not differ for healing venous leg ulcers EBN 11: 3
  • Moore Z (2004) Article Review: Randomised comparison trial of the RIK and the Nimbus 3 mattresses EWMA Journal 4: 1. 46-47
  • Moore Z (2003) Book Review, Comprehensive Wound Management Physiotherapy Ireland 24: 2
  • Moore Z (2003) Article Review: Antiseptic wick: does it reduce the incidence of wound infection following appendectomy EWMA Journal 3: 2. 26-27

Editorials
  • Moore Z (2015) Guest editorial Adopting a team approach in wound prevention and management Wound Management Association of Ireland Newsletter 15
  • Moore Z (2012) Editorial, electronic supplement EWMA Journal, January
  • Moore Z (2011) Guest editorial Wound Management Association of Ireland Newsletter 3: 2
  • Moore Z (2011) Editorial: Why is EWMA interested in patient and professional collaboration? EWMA Journal 11: 3. 4
  • Moore Z. (2010) Editorial EWMA Journal 10: 1.
  • Moore Z. (2010) Editorial Wound News August

International consensus documents
  • Moore Z et al International Best Practice Statement: Optimising patient involvement in wound management. Wounds International, 2016. available from: www.woundsinternational.com
  • Moore, Z., Butcher, G., Corbett, L. Q., et al. AAWC, AWMA, EWMA Position Paper: Managing Wounds as a Team. J Wound Care 2014; 23 (5 Suppl.): S1-S38
  • International consensus. Making the case for cost-effective wound management. Wounds International 2013. Available to download from www.woundsinternational.com
  • International Consensus group (2012) Appropriate use of silver dressings in wounds An expert working group review
  • International Consensus group (2011) The role of proteases in wound diagnostics. An expert working group review
  • European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel & National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (2009) Prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Washington DC
  • Becker K., Boykin J., Crossland M., Davis P., Doughty D., Driver V., von Eiff C., Harding K., Lindholm C., Lubbers M., Moore Z. (2009) Diagnostics and Wounds: A Consensus Document World Council of Enterostomal Therapists Journal 29: 2. 18-20, 22-6
  • World Union of Wound Healing Societies (2008) Principles of best practice: diagnosis and wounds a consensus document
  • Moore Z., Romanelli M. (2006) Topical management of infected grade 3 and 4 pressure ulcers In: European Wound Management Association Position Document Management of Wound Infection. 11-3 European Wound Management Association MEP, London, UK
  • Defloor T, Schoonhoven L, Fletcher J, Furtado K, Heyman H, Lubbers M, Witherow A, Bale S, Bellingeri A, Cherry G, Clark M, Colin D, Dassen T, Dealey C, Gulacsi L, Haalboom J, Halfens R, Hietanen H, Lindholm C, Moore Z, Romanelli M, Soriano JV (2005) Statement of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel--pressure ulcer classification: differentiation between pressure ulcers and moisture lesions
  • Defloor T, Clark M, Witherow A, Colin D, Lindholm C, Schoonhoven L, Moore Z (2005) EPUAP statement on prevalence and incidence monitoring of pressure ulcer occurrence Journal of Tissue Viability 15: 3. 20-7

National and international guidelines
  • European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel & National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (in press) 1st Update: Prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Washington DC
  • European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel & National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (2009) Prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Washington DC
  • HSE (2009).National best practice and evidence based guidelines for wound management

Media engagement
Other publications
  • White R, Moore Z, Ousey K, Milne J (2015) Tissue viability nurses: discussing representation, education, medical, safety, legal and financial matters. Wounds UK 11(2):8-12
  • Moore Z, van Etten M (2015) Ten top tips: seating and pressure ulcer prevention. Wounds International 6(2): 11-6
  • Moore Z, Thorpe E (2015) Dressings for pressure ulcer prevention Made Easy. London: Wounds UK. Available from: www.wounds-uk.com
  • Moore Z, van Etten M (2014) Ten top tips: repositioning a patient to prevent pressure ulcers Wounds International 5(3): 6-9
  • Moore Z (2014) Pressure ulcer risk assessment Pressure Ulcers to Zero Newsletter - June
  • Moore Z, Stephen Haynes J, Callaghan R (2014) Prevention and management of pressure ulcers: support surfaces British Journal of Nursing (Tissue Viability Supplement), 23(6):S36-43
  • Moore Z (2014) A Closer Look At Silver: A Clinical Information Tool (CIT) To Help You Choose The Right Silver Wound Dressing For Your Patient! Wounds International 5(1): 26
  • Moore Z, Stephen Haynes J, Callaghan R (2014) Prevention and management of pressure ulcers: support surfaces British Journal of Nursing (Tissue Viability Supplement), 23(6):S36-43
  • Moore Z (2014) A Closer Look At Silver: A Clinical Information Tool (CIT) To Help You Choose The Right Silver Wound Dressing For Your Patient! Wounds International 5(1): 26
  • Moore Z (2013) The Most Useful Dressing in Debridement Journal of Wound Technology 21, 44-5
  • Moore Z, Dealey C (2013) Special Issue Tissue Viability - Call for Papers International Journal of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing 17, iv-vi
  • Moore Z (2013) Top tips on when to use silver dressings. Wounds International 4(1):15-8
  • Moore Z (2013) Developments in point of care wound diagnostics. Hospital Healthcare 109-11
  • Moore Z (2012) The war on wounds Public Sector review: Europe 24:1-2
  • Moore Z (2012) The important role of debridement in wound bed preparation Wounds International 3(2):1-4
  • Moore Z, Cowman S (2012) Using the 30 degree tilt to reduce pressure ulcers Nursing Times 108(4):22-24
  • Fletcher J, Moore Z, Anderson I, Matsuzaki K. (2012) Pressure ulcers and hydrocolloids made easy Wounds International 2(4):1-6
  • Moore Z, Jordan O'Brien J (2011) Wound Dressings - An Overview Acta Medica Croatia 65: Supl.2. 69-73
  • Moore Z, van Etten M (2011) Re positioning and pressure ulcer prevention in the seated individual Wounds UK 7: 3. 34-40
  • Huljev D, Moore Z, Triller C (2011) Patofiziologija cijeljenja rane (Pathophysiology of wound healing) Acta Medica Croatia 65: Supl.2. 5-14
  • Moore Z., Clarke E. (2011) A survey of the provision of education in wound management to undergraduate nursing students EWMA Journal 11: 1. 35-38
  • Moore Z. (2010) Bridging the theory-practice gap in pressure ulcer prevention British Journal of Nursing 19: 15. S15-S18
  • Moore Z. (2010) The EWMA Teach the Teachers Project EWMA Journal 10: 1. 38
  • Moore Z., Cowman S. (2010) Systematic review of repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers EWMA Journal 10: 1 5-12
  • Moore Z. (2010) Implementation of knowledge and technologies into the clinical setting Wounds UK 6(4):200-2
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2009) Reviewing the evidence for selecting cleansing fluids for pressure ulcers Nursing Times 105: 5. 22-24
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2009) Nurses need critical appraisal skills when reading research Nursing Times 105: 16
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2009) Quality of life and pressure ulcers: a literature review Wounds UK 5: 1. 58-65
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2009) Reviewing the evidence for selecting cleansing fluids for pressure ulcers Nursing Times 105: 5. 22-24
  • Moore Z (2008) Lessons learned from Lisbon EWMA Journal 8: 3. 40-1
  • Moore Z (2008) Risk factors in the development of pressure ulcers Acta Med Croatica 62: Supl 2. 9-15
  • Moore Z. (2007) Diabetes mellitus - wound care in diabetic neuropathy World of Irish Nursing 15: 3. 49-50
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2007) Effective wound management: identifying criteria for infection Nursing Standard 21: 24. Feb
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2007) Assessment and management of surgical wounds Enhancing Clinical Practice September: 5-7
  • Moore Z. (2007) Pressure ulcer grading Nursing Standard Supplement November 7th: 23-32
  • Moore Z. Cowman S. (2007) Is it time to re-evaluate the preferred cleansing solution for use on chronic wounds? Wounds UK 3: 2. 111-113
  • Moore Z. (2007) EWMA education development project: what is it and what does it do? EWMA Journal 7: 1
  • Moore Z. (2006) Current issues in wound management Irish Pharmacy Journal 25-29
  • Moore Z. (2006) Wound treatment takes team effort Diabetes Professional Summer: 8-11
  • Defloor T, Schoonhoven L, Fletcher J, Furtado K, Heyman H, Lubbers M, Witherow A, Bale S, Bellingeri A, Cherry G, Clark M, Colin D, Dassen T, Dealey C, Gulacsi L, Haalboom J, Halfens R, Hietanen H, Lindholm C, Moore Z, Romanelli M, Soriano JV (2005) Statement of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel--pressure ulcer classification : differentiation between pressure ulcers and moisture lesions Journal of Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing 32: 5. 302-6
  • Moore Z (2005) Pressure Ulcer Grading Nursing Standard 19: 52. 56-64
  • Moore Z., Cowman S (2005) The need for EU standards in wound care: an Irish survey Wounds UK 1: 1. 20-8
  • Moore Z (2005) The assessment and management of traumatic wounds Practice Nurse 30: 4. 54,-56
  • Moore Z (2004) Prevalence rates under pressure The World of Irish Nursing February. 39-40
  • Moore Z (2004) Have we the tools for assessing risk? The World of Irish Nursing March 39-40
  • Moore Z (2004) Prevention - the best management The World of Irish Nursing April 48-49
  • Moore Z (2002) Current trends in wound management & tissue viability: Part One. The All Ireland Journal of Nursing & Midwifery 2: 5. 32-3
  • Moore Z (2002) Healing the Wounds The All Ireland Journal of Nursing & Midwifery 2: 6.
  • Moore Z (2002) The importance of wound assessment Nutrition Update Spring: 1-4
  • Moore Z (2002) Letter to the Editor Irish Medical News 4/03/02
  • Moore Z (2002) Wound assessment Nursing in the Community March
  • Moore Z (2002) Skills under pressure Nursing in the Community May
  • Moore Z (2001) Pressure Ulcer Education Letter to the Editor Journal of Tissue Viability 11:
  • Moore Z (2001) Improving Pressure Sore Prevention through Education Nursing Standard 16: 6. 64-70
  • Moore Z (2001) The Management of Traumatic Wounds Northern Ireland Medical Review November
  • Moore Z (2000) Wound Dressings PEI Community Care Newsletter June
  • Moore Z, Pitman S (2000) Towards establishing a pressure sore prevention and management policy in an acute hospital setting The All Ireland Journal of Nursing and Midwifery 1: 1. 7-11
  • Moore Z (1999) Wound & Patient Assessment Wound Care Today September
  • Moore Z (1998) Evidence Based Wound Care Wound Care Today September
  • Moore Z (1997) Continuing Education - Wound Care World of Irish Nursing 5: 1 - 10

International invited presentations
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Madrid May 2014 "The use of evidence-based wound healing in real-life settings"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Madrid May 2014 "Making the Case for Cost Effective Wound Care"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Madrid May 2014 "Universal Model for Managing Wounds as a Team"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Madrid May 2014 "Background to the "Managing Wounds as a Team" Document"
  • Integrated Care Conference, Brussels, April 2014 "Managing wounds as a team: development of a universal model for the team approach to wound care"
  • Wounds UK Conference, Liverpool, March 2014 "Repositioning: an undervalued skill"
  • National Conference of the Norwegian Wound Healing Society, Tromso, Norway, February 2014 "Multidisciplinary Approach to Wound Management in Primary & Specialist Care"
  • 6th International Workshop on Wound Technology, Paris, January 2014, Clinical Nursing Research in Wound Healing
  • International Stop Pressure Ulcer Day - National Norwegian Conference - Oslo, November 2013 "The SSKIN Bundle"
  • RCSI International Education Programme: Enhancing Pedagogy, Dublin, July 2013 "Peer Observation of Teaching"
  • Patient Safety Meeting of the Policy Department Economic and Scientific Policy, EU Commission, Brussels, May 2013 "Prevention of Healthcare Associated Infections"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Copenhagen May 2013 "The Patient's perspective & organisation of care"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Copenhagen May 2013 "A Multidisciplinary Approach - the Light at the End of the Tunnel"
  • Australian Wound Management Association Meeting, Bendigo, Australia March 2013 "A holistic approach to wound care and optimising health"
  • Australian Wound Management Association Meeting, Bendigo, Australia March 2013 "The experience of cultural diversity in the wound care context"
  • The Annual Conference of the Danish Wound healing Society, Kolding Denmark, November 2012."Repositioning, using the 30 degree tilt, for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • The Annual Conference of the Danish Wound healing Society, Kolding Denmark, November 2012."The EWMA UCM"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Vienna, May 2012 Plenary Presentation "Multidisciplinarity in wound prevention and treatment"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Vienna, May 2012 "The role of nutrition in wound care"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Vienna, May 2012 "The challenges to implementing guidelines"
  • Annual Conference of the Australian Wound Management Association, Sydney Australia, March 2012 "Outcomes research - endpoints important to the person"
  • Annual Conference of the Australian Wound Management Association, Sydney Australia, March 2012 "The big picture, implementing guidelines and changing practice an international challenge"
  • EWMA Master Course, Budapest, Hungary, October 2011 "Is oedema a problem in pressure ulcers"
  • Annual conference of the Croatian Wound Healing Society, Primosten, Croatia, October 2011 "Demystifying dressing selection"
  • Annual conference of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Porto, Portugal September 2011 "The economic implications of repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • Annual International Meeting of EFFORT, Copenhagen, June 2011 "Pressure Ulcer prevention" The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Brussels, May 2011 "Why is EWMA interested in understanding the patients' experiences"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Brussels, May 2011 "EWMA its contribution to clinical practice"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Brussels, May 2011 "EWMA education initiatives"
  • Annual International Orthopaedic Conference, Cappagh, Dublin April 2011 "Acute Wound Management"
  • Wounds International Meeting, Cape Town, South Africa, February 2011 "Challenging the inevitable, striving for excellence in pressure ulcer prevention"
  • The Annual Conference of GNEAUPP, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, November 2010 "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • The Annual Conference of AIUC, Catania, Sicily, September 2010 "The epidemiology of pressure ulcers"
  • The Annual Conference of DGfW, Freiberg, Germany, June 2010 "EWMA's role in international wound management education"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Geneva, May 2010 "Why is EWMA interested in Implementation"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Geneva, May 2010 "EWMA's Role in Education"
  • 2nd Annual Wound Conference, Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 2010 "Pressure Ulcers, Learning from the Experience"
  • 2nd Annual Wound Conference, Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 2010 "Pain an Underestimated Phenomenon"
  • The European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Annual Meeting, Amsterdam, Netherlands 2009 "Repositioning"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Helsinki, Finland 2009 "Connecting evidence to outcomes"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Helsinki, Finland 2009 "Wound management and education, you can't have one without the other"
  • Northern Ireland ACA Meeting, Antrim, Northern Ireland November 2008 "Skin care, incontinence and pressure ulcers"
  • Annual Wound Management Conference of the Belgian Federation of Wound Healing Societies Brussels, Belgium October 2008 "Repositioning in the Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers"
  • Inaugural Conference of the Croatian Wound Management Association Zagreb, Croatia November 2008 "Pressure Ulcer Aetiology and Risk Factors"
  • Wound Management Conference, Portoroz, Slovenia, April 2008 "EWMA position on Pain"
  • Slovenian Wound Management Association - Seminar on Wound Care Education, Ljubljana, Slovenia, March 2008 "EWMA Education Initiatives"
  • Research Symposium, University of Setubal, Lisbon, Portugal, October 2007 "International perspectives on education in wound healing"
  • Annual SumS meeting, Reykjavik, Iceland, October 2007 "Pressure ulcer prevention the role of knowledge attitudes and behaviours"
  • Annual SumS meeting, Reykjavik, Iceland, October 2007 "The dilemma of dressing selection"
  • Research Symposium, University of Atlantica, Lisbon, Portugal, October 2007 "The relevancy of postgraduate wound management education"
  • Research Symposium, University of Atlantica, Lisbon, Portugal, October 2007 "World-wide research and education in wound management"
  • Wounds UK annual meeting, Harrogate, UK, November 2007 "Pressure ulcers and quality of life"
  • Annual Conference of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Oxford, UK September2007 "The role of repositioning in the treatment of pressure ulcers"
  • Italian Wound healing Society Wound Care Conference (AIUC), Genoa, Italy, September 2007 "EWMA Education Initiatives"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Glasgow Scotland 2007"Wound Management Education in Europe"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Prague, Czech Republic, 2006 "Topical Management of Infected Grade 3 and 4 Pressure Ulcers"
  • European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Annual Conference, Aberdeen, Scotland, May 2005 "Assessing & Measuring Pressure Ulcers"
  • European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Annual Conference, Aberdeen, Scotland, May 2005 " Closing the Wound"
  • Wounds UK, Harrogate, UK 2004. "Understanding Wound care in Ireland"
  • 17th Annual Meeting of the Surgical Infection Society of Europe UCC, Cork, Ireland June 2004. "The impact of the multidisciplinary team on the wound healing process"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, The RDS, Dublin, 2001, "The management of surgical wounds"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Stockholm, Sweden, 2000, "The management of traumatic wounds"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Harrogate, UK, 1999, "The management of wound exudate"

International free paper presentations
  • The 18th Annual Conference of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Ghent, Belgium, September 2015 “The relationship between nurses’ assessment of early pressure ulcer damage and sub epidermal moisture measurement”
  • TVS Meeting, Cardiff April 2016, “Repositioning for preventing and treating pressure ulcers: an update”
  • 33rd Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, Research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, March 2016 “Closing Address”
  • Wounds UK, Harrogate November 2015 “Advancing Pressure Ulcer Prevention - making the invisible visible”
  • Wounds UK , Harrogate November 2015 “Understanding the science of Seating”
  • The 18th Annual Conference of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Ghent, Belgium, September 2015 “What we should know about repositioning for the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers”
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, London May 2015 “eHealth in Wound Care”
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, London May 2015 “Using Guidelines and technology in practice”
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, London May 2015 “What is the wound telling you”
  • Wounds UK-Eliminating Pressure Ulcers, Manchester, UK, March 2015 "Preventing pressure damage when seated”
  • 32nd Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, Research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2015 “Closing Address”
  • European Tissue Repair Society Annual Congress, Edinburgh, September 2014 The impact of infection-the patients perspective
  • The 17th Annual Conference of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Stockholm, Sweden, August 2014 Managing wounds as a team - development of a universal model for the team approach to wound care
  • The 17th Annual Conference of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Stockholm, Sweden, August 2014 Pressure ulcer prevalence and prevention practices – a comparison between formal risk assessment and assessment using clinical judgement alone 
  • The 17th Annual Conference of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Stockholm, Sweden, August 2014 A clinical evaluation of a specifically designed alternating support surface device for patient positioning in the 30 degree tilt 
  • The Annual Conference of EFFORT, London, June 2014 “Managing wounds as a team: development of a universal model for the team approach to wound care”
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Madrid May 2014 “Off Loading for Treating the Diabetic Foot"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Madrid May 2014 "Off Loading for Treating the Diabetic Foot"
  • 31st Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2014 "Peer observation of Teaching"
  • • INMED Conference, Belfast February 2014 “Peer observation of Teaching” (2nd Author)
  • 31st Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2014 "Pressure ulcer prevalence and incidence across Scandinavia, Iceland, Ireland"
  • 31st Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2014 "Pressure ulcer risk assessment and prevention practices across Scandinavia, Iceland, Ireland"
  • INMED Conference, Belfast February 2014 "Peer observation of Teaching" (2nd Author)
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Copenhagen, May 2013 "A Cluster randomised trial of the leg ulcer prevention programme (LUPP) in venous leg ulcer patients within an Irish community care setting" (2nd Author)
  • 30th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2013 "Pressure Ulcer prevention in an Irish community care setting, a cross sectional survey" (2nd Author)
  • 30th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2013 "A Cluster randomised trial of the leg ulcer prevention programme (LUPP) in venous leg ulcer patients within an Irish community care setting" (2nd Author)
  • The Annual International, Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference RCSI, Dublin, Ireland Feb 2012: "Undergraduate nurses attitudes and knowledge of pressure ulcer prevention" (2nd Author)
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Vienna, Austria May 2012 "Undergraduate nurses knowledge of and attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention" (2nd Author)
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Vienna, Austria May 2012 "Pressure Ulcer prevention in an Irish community care setting, a cross sectional survey" (2nd Author)
  • 30th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2011 "Undergraduate nurses knowledge of and attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention" (2nd Author)
  • 30th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2011 "A European survey of the provision of undergraduate education on wound management and tissue viability"
  • Wounds UK, Harrogate, UK, November 2010 "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers - an economic analysis"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Geneva, May 2010 "A European survey of the provision of undergraduate education on wound management and tissue viability"
  • The Spring SAWC meeting, Orlando, Florida, April 2010 "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers an economic analysis"
  • The Spring SAWC meeting, Orlando, Florida, April 2010 "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers-an RCT"
  • The Annual International, Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference RCSI, Dublin, Ireland, February 2010 "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers - an economic analysis"
  • The Annual International, Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference RCSI, Dublin, Ireland Feb 2010 "A survey of undergraduate nurse education in Europe"
  • The Annual International, Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference RCSI, Dublin, Ireland Feb 2010 "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers an economic analysis"
  • The Annual International, Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference RCSI, Dublin, Ireland Feb 2009: "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • The European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Annual Meeting, Amsterdam, Netherlands September 2009 "Pressure ulcer prevalence in the long stay setting in Ireland"
  • The European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Annual Meeting, Amsterdam, Netherlands September 2009 "A multicentre, pragmatic, randomised controlled trial of repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Helsinki, Finland 2009 "A multicentre, pragmatic, randomised controlled trial of repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Helsinki, Finland 2009 "Pressure ulcer prevalence in the long stay setting in Ireland"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Lisbon, Portugal 2008 "Repositioning for preventing pressure ulcers"
  • The Annual Meeting of the Tissue Viability Society, UK, Peterborough, UK March 2008 "Wound Cleansing for Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual Meeting of the Tissue Viability Society, UK, Peterborough, UK March 2008 "Risk Assessment for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual Meeting of the Tissue Viability Society, UK, Peterborough, UK March 2008 "Repositioning for Treating Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI, Dublin, Ireland February 2007. Title: "Risk Assessment Tools for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers - a systematic review"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association: Glasgow, Scotland 2007"Risk Assessment for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers - a systematic review"
  • Annual Research Conference of the Royal College of Nursing, York, UK, 2006 "Wound Cleansing for Pressure Ulcers
  • European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Annual Conference, Berlin, Germany September 2006 "Cleansing for Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI, Dublin, Ireland February 2005. Title: "Cleansing for pressure ulcers - a systematic review"
  • RCN International Nursing Research Conference March, Dublin, Ireland 2005 "Understanding Wound Care in Ireland"
  • The Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI, Dublin, Ireland February 2004. Title: "Understanding Wound Care in Ireland"
  • 2nd World Union of Wound Healing Societies Meeting, Paris, France 2004 "Understanding Wound care in Ireland"
  • 2nd World Union of Wound Healing Societies Meeting, Paris, France 2004 "Pressure ulcer prevalence, using European methodology in an Irish health care setting"
  • 2nd World Union of Wound Healing Societies Meeting, Paris, France 2004 "Wound Evaluation Tools"
  • 2nd World Union of Wound Healing Societies Meeting, Paris, France 2004 "Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment"
  • Wounds UK Harrogate, UK 2004 "Pressure ulcer prevalence, using European methodology in an Irish health care setting"
  • Wounds UK Harrogate, UK 2004 "Nurses Attitudes, Behaviours and perceived barriers towards pressure ulcer prevention"
  • The Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI, February 2003. Title: "Nurses Attitudes, behaviours and perceived barriers towards pressure ulcer prevention"
  • The Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI, February 2001. Title: "Pressure sore prevalence in an acute hospital setting"

Presentations within Ireland: Invited presentations
  • Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference April 2016 – “Evidence for the Prevention of Wounds”
  • RCSI Masterclass April 2016 – “HSE Serious Reportable Events and the SSKIN Bundle”
  • Tyndall Institute ICT For Health Day October 2015 “Using smart technology in wound prevention and management – helping us to see in the dark”
  • The Bi- Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland Dublin, October 2015 “Managing Wounds as a Team”
  • IRSPEN- Fresenius Kabi Symposium, Dublin March 2015 “Collaborative working”
  • Millin Day November 2014, RCSI, Dublin -“The multidisciplinary team, who is my doctor?”
  • Nursing Homes Ireland Webinar, June 2014 “Pressure ulcer risk assessment and prevention
  • Royal College of Physicians in Ireland, Clinical Update, Dublin, March 2014 "Sustaining Quality Improvement in Pressure Ulcer Prevention"
  • Evening Seminar of The Midlands Branch of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Tullamore February 2014, "Pressure ulcer prevention"
  • Launch of the RCPI/HSE Pressure Ulcer Collaborative, Dublin February 2014, "Why Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Cork, October 2013 "Prevention of Pressure Ulcers"
  • Negative pressure wound therapy meeting, Dublin June 2012 "Health economics"
  • Pressure ulcer prevention master class, RCSI, Dublin June 2012 "Risk assessment for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • The Raynauds & Scleroderma Society annual meeting, Dublin Ireland 2011 Title: "The management of wounds"
  • Reaching for the moon conference, Dublin September 2011 "Pressure ulcer aetiology"
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Galway, October 2011 "Repositioning"
  • Wound Healing Master Class, RCSI, Dublin, Ireland, June 2010 "Current Developments in Wound Management Education"
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland October 2009: "Pressure ulcer prevention in context"
  • Wound Healing Master Class, RCSI, Dublin, Ireland, June 2009 "Advancing practice -identifying the problems in tissue viability"
  • Wound Management Study Day, AMNCH, Dublin Ireland May 2009 "Pressure Ulcer Prevention"
  • Wound Healing Master Class, RCSI, Dublin, Ireland June 2009 "Advancing practice -identifying the problems in tissue viability"
  • Western Branch of the Wound Management Association of Ireland Meeting, Galway, Ireland, September 2008, "Topical treatments in the management of diabetic foot ulcers - what the literature says"
  • Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland: Killashee House Hotel, Co Kildare, Ireland September 2007. "Pressure ulcers - Can we make a difference"
  • National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing & Midwifery annual meeting, Dublin, Ireland November 2007 "Starting a research career from clinical practice"
  • Scleroderma Society meeting, Dublin, Ireland November 2007 "Assessment & Dressing Selection"
  • Diabetes Federation of Ireland meeting, Dublin, Ireland 2006 "Promoting Wound healing and Limb Integrity
  • First Vacuum Assisted Closure National Meeting, Dublin, Ireland 2006. "The Impact of Wounds"
  • Annual Study day of the Southern Branch of The Wound Management Association of Ireland, Cork, Ireland 2006 "Pressure Ulcer Guidelines"
  • The Annual Conference of the Midlands branch of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Tullamore, Ireland March 2005. "Evidence based wound care"
  • The Raynauds & Scleroderma Society annual meeting, Dublin Ireland 2005 Title: "The management of digital ulcers"
  • Primary Care Dermatology meeting, Limerick, Ireland 2006 "Managing Varicose Ulcers"
  • The Annual Conference of the Southern branch of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Cork, Ireland 2004: "The impact of the multidisciplinary team in the management of complex wounds"
  • The Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland 2003: "Tissue Viability Clinical Nurse Specialists - their impact on the wound management process"
  • Amputee Ireland, Conference, Dublin, 2002, Title: "Wounds prevention & management"
  • The Raynauds & Scleroderma Society annual meeting, Dublin 2002 Title: "Leg ulcer: prevention & management"
  • The Annual Conference of the Southern branch of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Cork, 2001. Title: "A Pressure Sore prevention Strategy"
  • The Annual Conference of the Dublin/Wicklow branch of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Green Isle Hotel, Dublin, 2001. Title: "Which dressing and why"
  • The Annual Conference of the Northern branch of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Sligo, 2001, Title: "The role of the clinical nurse specialist in tissue viability"
  • The Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, 2000, Waterfront, Belfast Title: "The management of minor traumatic wounds"
  • The Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, 1998, Trinity College, Dublin Title: "The principles of traumatic wound management"
  • The Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, 1997, Trinity College, Dublin Title: "Local factors that adversely affect wound healing"

Presentations within Ireland: Free papers
  • 32nd Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, Research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2015 “The relationship between cell deformation and the most common risk factors associated with pressure ulcer development” 
  • 32nd Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, Research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2015 “The Impact of Larvae Therapy on the Debridement of Chronic Wounds: A Systematic Review” 
  • 32nd Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, Research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2015 “The prevalence and resource impact of wounds within an urban area of Ireland”
  • 32nd Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, Research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2015 “The impact of educational interventions on patients’ knowledge of the prevention and management of venous leg ulcers – a systematic review”.
  • 3U Leadership Symposium, NUIM, March 2014 "Peer Observation of Teaching - A Quality Improvement Initiative"
  • 31st Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2014 “Peer observation of Teaching”
  • 31st Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2014 “Pressure ulcer prevalence and incidence across Scandinavia, Iceland, Ireland”
  • 31st Annual International Nursing & Midwifery, research and Education Conference, RCSI, Dublin, February 2014 “Pressure ulcer risk assessment and prevention practices across Scandinavia, Iceland, Ireland”
  • RCSI Mini Med lecture Series January 2014 "Honey, Maggots and other Medical Marvels"
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Cork, October 2013 "The role of the pharmacist as a member of the multidisciplinary team" (2nd Author)
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Cork, October 2012 "A cluster RCT for the LUPP programme for the prevention of leg ulcers" (2nd Author)
  • The Annual RCSI Research Day, Dublin, Ireland April 2009: "Repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers
  • Third Annual Cochrane in Ireland Conference: Dublin, Ireland 2007 "Wound Cleansing, Pressure Ulcers and a HRB Cochrane Fellowship"

International and national poster presentations
  • RCSI Annual Research Day, March 2014 "Offloading for the diabetic foot"
  • RCSI Annual Research Day, March 2014 "Implementing Peer Observation of Teaching - A Formative Staff Development Initiative"
  • 3U Leadership Symposium, NUIM, March 2014 "Peer Observation of Teaching - A Quality Improvement Initiative"
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Cork, October 2013 "Off Loading for the Diabetic Foot-A Systematic Review" (2nd Author)
  • RCSI International Education Programme: Enhancing Pedagogy, Dublin, July 2013 "Peer Observation of Teaching - A Quality Initiative"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Copenhagen, May 2013 "The role of the pharmacist as a member of the multidisciplinary wound care team - a systematic review"(2nd Author)
  • International education week, RCSI, Dublin, June 2012 "A European survey of the provision of wound management education to undergraduate nursing students"
  • INMED conference, Dublin, February 2012 "A European survey of the provision of wound management education to undergraduate nursing students"
  • Wounds UK, Harrogate, UK, November 2010 "A multicentre, pragmatic, randomised controlled trial of repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers
  • Wounds UK, Harrogate, UK, November 2010 "Pressure ulcer prevalence in the long stay setting in Ireland
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland October 2009: "A multicentre, pragmatic, randomised controlled trial of repositioning for the prevention of pressure ulcers"
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland October 2009: "An Economic Analysis of Repositioning for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual RCSI Research Day Dublin, Ireland April 2009: "Pressure ulcer prevalence in the long stay setting in Ireland"
  • The Symposium in Advances in Wound Care, Dallas, Texas, USA April 2009: "Pressure ulcer prevalence in the long stay setting in Ireland"
  • The European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Annual Meeting, Amsterdam, Netherlands, September 2009: "An Economic Analysis of Repositioning for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland October 2009: "Pressure ulcer prevalence in the long stay setting in Ireland"
  • The Annual Cochrane Conference DCU, Dublin, Ireland January 2008: "Risk Assessment Tools for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual Cochrane Conference DCU, Dublin, Ireland January 2008: "Repositioning for Treating Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual RCSI Research Day, Dublin, Ireland 2008: "Repositioning for Treating Pressure Ulcers"
  • The World Union of Wound Healing Societies Meeting, Toronto, Canada, June 2008: "Risk Assessment Tools for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers"
  • The World Union of Wound Healing Societies Meeting, Toronto, Canada, June 2008: "Repositioning for Treating Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual Research Conference, RCSI. Dublin, Ireland 2007 "Taking the covers off pressure ulcer prevention and management in Ireland"
  • Irish Gerontological Society Meeting, Dublin, Ireland 2007: "Wound Cleansing for Pressure Ulcers"
  • Irish Gerontological Society Meeting, Dublin, Ireland 2007: "Risk Assessment Tools for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers"
  • Irish Gerontological Society Meeting, 2 Dublin, Ireland 2007: "Repositioning for Treating Pressure Ulcers"
  • The Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI, Dublin, Ireland February 2007: "Repositioning for treating pressure ulcers"
  • The Annual RCSI Research Day, Dublin, Ireland 2007: "Repositioning for Treating Pressure Ulcers"
  • Bi-Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland: Killashee House Hotel, Co Kildare, Ireland, September 2007: "Repositioning for Treating Pressure Ulcers"
  • Wounds UK Conference Harrogate UK 2006 "Wound Cleansing for Pressure Ulcers"
  • Irish Heart Foundation Council on Stroke 9th Annual Stroke Study Day, Dublin, Ireland 2006: "Pressure Ulcers, Don't Let Them Hide Beneath the Sheets"
  • The Annual Research Conference, RCSI. Dublin, Ireland 2005, Title "Cleansing for pressure ulcers - a systematic review"
  • The Annual Research Conference, RCSI. Dublin, Ireland 2004, Title: "Understanding Wound Care in Ireland"
  • 4th Annual Conference of the NCPDNM Dublin, Ireland November 2004. Title "Nurses Attitudes, Behaviours and perceived barriers towards pressure ulcer prevention"
  • 4th Annual Conference of the NCPDN Dublin, Ireland November 2004. Title "Understanding Wound Care in Ireland"
  • 4th Annual Conference of the NCPDN Dublin, Ireland November 2004. Title "Pressure Ulcer Prevention, Using European Methodology in the Irish Health Care Setting"
  • 4th Annual Conference of the NCPDNM Dublin, Ireland November 2004. Title "Nurses Attitudes, Behaviours and perceived barriers towards pressure ulcer prevention"
  • The Annual Research Conference, RCSI. 2002. "Reducing pressure sore prevalence: myth or reality"
  • The Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, 1999, Title: "The role of the clinical nurse specialist in tissue viability within the hospital setting"
  • The Annual Conference of the Wound Management Association of Ireland, 1999, Title: "The prevalence of pressure sores in an acute hospital setting"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Harrogate, UK, 1999 Title: "A multiphase approach to developing a pressure sore prevention & management policy in an acute hospital setting"
  • The Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association, Harrogate, UK, 1995 Title: "Use of a four-layer bandage system in the management of compression therapy for patients with venous leg ulcers"

Funding

  • Enterprise Ireland Innovation Partnership programme 2017
  • RCSI Research support grant 2017 Amount: €20,000
  • Irish Research Council Postgraduate Enterprise Scholarship, PhD 2017-2020 Amount: €72,000
  • Irish Research Council Postgraduate Enterprise Scholarship, MSc 2017-2018 Amount: €24,000
  • PhD Industry Scholarship, 2016-2019, Amount: €100,000
  • Enterprise Ireland 2016, H2020 planning grant Amount: €7,600
  • HSE Wound Management Guideline Development Project, 2016-2017 Amount: €26,000
  • RCSI Research Forum Grant: 2016: €5,000
  • RCSI Summer School Research Grant: 2016: Amount: €3,000
  • Industry liaison and collaborations 2014-present: Amount: €110,000
  • Enterprise Ireland 2015, H2020 planning grant Amount: €12,325
  • RCSI Dilmun PhD Scholarship 2015-2019: Amount: €250,000
  • Science Without Borders: Feb 2015 – Jan 2018: PhD Research Scholarship Amount:€148,920
  • Health Service Executive: MSc Research Grant: 2014-2015: Amount:€54,559
  • Enterprise Ireland 2014, H2020 planning grant Amount: €10,630
  • HRB Cochrane Fellowship, 2013: €51,041
  • HRB Cochrane Fellowship, 2013, €58,70
  • HRB Cochrane Fellowship, 2012, €56,000
  • Norwegian College of Nursing (Norsk Sykepleierforbund NSF), 2012, €39,000
  • Unrestricted research grant, 3M Health Care, 2010, €10,000
  • HRB, Clinical Nursing & Midwifery Fellowship, 2000, €220,000
  • HRB Cochrane Fellowship, 2006, €96,000
  • Unrestricted research grant, ConvaTec, 2004, €10,000
  • HRB Cochrane Fellowship, 2003, €35,000
  • RCSI Research grants, 2002, €5,000
  • EWMA Education Grant, 2000, €1,000
  • Eileen Mansfield Scholarship 1999, €2,500

Teaching and research supervision

Teaching
  • Wound healing and tissue repair
  • Pressure ulcer prevention and management
  • Academic writing and critical appraisal skills
  • Systematic reviews and meta-analysis
  • Health economics
  • Leadership
  • Design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials
  • Evidence based practice
  • Guideline development and implementation

Research Supervision
  • Supervisor: 7 PhD (2015 - present)
  • Supervisor: 2 MSc Thesis by Research (2016 - present)
  • Supervisor: 6 MSc Thesis by Research (2013 - 2016)
  • Supervisor HRB Cochrane Fellowships: Four students (2006 - present)
  • Internal examiner: One PhD (2013)
  • Internal examiner: One MSc by research (2012)
  • Internal examiner: One MD thesis (2012)
  • Supervisor: One MSc Thesis by Research (2005 - 2006)
  • Supervision of MSc dissertations (taught programme): 52 students

Supervised Student Awards
  • Journal of Wound Care Awards: Third Place, Pressure Ulcer Category, 2017
  • Best Oral Presentation, Irish Gerontological Society, 2016
  • RCSI School of Nursing & Midwifery: MSc Gold Medal Winner, 2016
  • Best Poster Prize: NMPDU Conference Dublin April, 2016
  • Journal of Wound Care Awards: Runner up Wound Assessment and Diagnostic Category, 2016
  • Journal of Wound Care Awards: Third Place, Patient Wellbeing Category, 2016
  • RCSI School of Nursing & Midwifery: MSc Gold Medal Winner, 2015
  • Best Poster Prize Wound Management Association Conference, 2015
  • Lilian Bradley Memorial Award 2015
  • Irish Health Care Awards: Highly Commended, 2015
  • RCSI School of Nursing & Midwifery: MSc Gold Medal Winner, 2014
  • RCSI School of Nursing & Midwifery: MSc Gold Medal Winner, 2009