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List of Publications


2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018



Pattern of regional recurrence after selective neck dissection for clinically positive neck in mucosal squamous carcinoma

Altawil M, Stanisz I, Van Den Berg NH, Sheahan, P. 

Head & Neck, 2024;10.1002/hed.27727




Cystic hygroma in adults: a single-centre experience and review of the literature

McInerney NJ, O'Keeffe N, Nae A, Morariu J, Timon C.

Ir J Med Sci. 2023 Oct;192(5):2373-2377



Significance of Worst Pattern of Invasion-5 in Early-Stage Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Mohamed S, Jawad H, O'Sullivan R, Callanan D, Sheahan P, Feeley L.

Head Neck Pathol. 2023 Sep;17(3):679-687



Haematoma following thyroid surgery, reducing the incidence in the face of anticoagulant and antiplatelet use

O'Keeffe NA, Timon F, McInerney N, Nae A, Timon C.

Ir Med J. 2023 Aug 17;116(7):812



Allergic rhinitis facts from an Irish paediatric population

Nae A, Heffernan CB, Colreavy M.

World Journal World Journal of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 2023;1-7.



Non-conventional laryngeal malignancies: a multicentre review of management and outcomes

O'Neill RJ, Hintze J, Sharifah A, Sheahan P et al.

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2023 Jul;280(7):3383-3392



Effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on surgery for indeterminate thyroid nodules (THYCOVID): a retrospective, international, multicentre, cross-sectional study

Medas F, Dobrinja C, Al-Suhaimi EA, Altmeier J, Sheahan P et al.

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2023 Jun;11(6):402-413



Pilomatricoma of the external auditory canal

McInerney NJ, Nae A, Brennan S, Kennedy S, Mackle T.

Otolaryngology Case Reports. 2023 Jun;27:100530.



Mobile multi-configuration clinical translational Raman system for oral cancer application

Maryam S, Konugolu Venkata Sekar S, Ghauri MD, Fahy E, Nogueira MS, Lu H, Beffara F, Humbert G, Ni Riordain R, Sheahan P. et al.

Analyst. 2023 Mar 27;148(7):1514-1523




Elective surgery system strengthening: development, measurement, and validation of the surgical preparedness index across 1632 hospitals in 119 countries

NIHR Global Health Unit on Global Surgery; COVIDSurg Collaborative - Glasbey JC, Ademuyiwa A, Adisa A, AlAmeer E, Sheahan P. et al.

Lancet. 2022 Nov 5;400(10363):1607-1617.



Label-Free Optical Spectroscopy for Early Detection of Oral Cancer

Maryam S, Nogueira MS, Gautam R, Krishnamoorthy S, Sheahan, P. et al.

Diagnostics (Basel). 2022 Nov 22;12(12):2896.



High-Grade Chondrosarcoma of the Larynx with Multiple Metastases: Case Report and Literature Review

Nae A, Flanagan, S, Kennedy S, Duignan J, Moran T.

Türkiye Klinikleri Journal of Case Reports. 2022; 30(2):105-109



Are intravenous antibiotics routinely indicated in the management of secondary post tonsillectomy haemorrhage?

Nae A, Khan MH, Heffernan CB, Keogh IJ.

Saudi J Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2022;24:157-62



Tissue sealant versus surgical drain following paratoidectomy

O’Keeffe N., Brophy C., & Sheahan P.

Surgeon. 2022 Aug;20(4):e95-e99.



Vitamin D levels in children with recurrent acute tonsillitis in Jordan: A case-control study

Al-Rawashdeh BM, Altawil M, Khdair Ahmad F et al.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 Jul 18;19(14):8744.



Concurrent management of suppurative intracranial complications of sinusitis and acute otitis media in children

Sexton GP, Nae A, Cleere EF, O'Riordan I, O'Neill JP, Lacy PD, Amin M, Colreavy M, Caird J, Crimmins D.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2022 May;156:111093



Comparison of royal college of pathologists and college of american pathologists definition for positive margins in oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma

Brinkman DCallanan D, Jawad H, O'Sullivan R, O'Shea RDias A, Feeley L, Sheahan P.

Oral Oncology, 2022 April; 127.



Predictive value of postoperative day 1 parathyroid hormone levels for early and late hypocalcaemia after thyroidectomy

Riordan F, Brophy C, Murphy MS, Sheahan P.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2022 Mar 5



Multi-configuration Raman spectrometer for early stage diagnosis of oral cancer

Maryam S, Sekar SKV, Saito Nogueira M, Kho KW, Gautam R, Lu H, Ni Riordain R, Feeley L, Sheahan P, Burke R, Andersson-Engels S.

Proceedings of SPIE, 11957, Biomedical Vibrational Spectroscopy 2022: Advances in Research and Industry, 1195706 (7pp).




Effectiveness of nurse-led clinics on healthcare delivery: An umbrella review. 

Connolly C, Cotter P. 

J Clin Nurs. 2021 Dec 30. doi: 10.1111/jocn.16186



Death following pulmonary complications of surgery before and during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic

STARSurg Collaborative and COVIDSurg Collaborative - McLean KA, Kamarajah SK, Chaudhry D, Gujjuri RR, Sheahan P. et al.

Br J Surg. 2021 Dec 1;108(12):1448-1464



Vocal cord paralysis as a presenting sign of autosomal recessive spinocerebellar atrophy type 10

Vaughan D, Affendi A, Sheahan P, Sweeney B.

BMJ Case Rep. 2021 Dec 30;14(12):e245484



Safety of elective paediatric surgery during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic

Kavanagh FG, James DL, Brinkman D, Cornyn S, Murphy C, O'Neill S, O'Shea R, Affendi A, Lang B, O'Connor A, Keogh I, Lang E, Russell J, O'Brien D, Sheahan P; ICE Collaborative Group

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2021 Nov;150:110861



Effect of COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns on planned cancer surgery for 15 tumour types in 61 countries: an international, prospective, cohort study

COVIDSurg Collaborative - Glasbey J, Ademuyiwa A, Adisa A, AlAmeer E, Sheahan P. et al.

Lancet Oncol. 2021 Nov;22(11):1507-1517



Day case septorhinoplasties – our experience

Nae A, Alhuwaish H, Shytaj E.

Eur J Rhinol Allergy. 2021;4(2):48-52



Initial management of allergic rhinitis in the community- could it be expanded?

Nae A, Colreavy M.

Eur J Rhinol Allergy 2021;4(2):62-67



Outcomes of preoperative real-time polymerase chain reaction testing for SARS CoV-2 in elective otolaryngology surgical patients during the pandemic: a prospective cohort study

Kavanagh FG, Brinkman D, James DL, O'Neill S, Murphy C, O'Riordan I, O'Flanagan G, Lang B, Keogh I, Lang E, Casserly P, Russell J, O'Brien D; ICE Collaborative Group; Sheahan P.

Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 24:znab266



Association between number of parathyroid glands identified during total thyroidectomy and functional parathyroid preservation

Riordan F, Murphy MS, Feeley L, Sheahan P.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2021 Aug 18. doi: 10.1007/s00423-021-02287-6



Head and neck cancer surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic: An international, multicenter, observational cohort study

COVIDSurg Collaborative - Shaw R, Winter SC, Glasbey J, Sheahan P. et al.

Cancer. 2021 Jul 15;127(14):2476-2488



Pre-operative testing for SARS-CoV-2 and outcomes in otolaryngology surgery during the pandemic: A multi-center experience

Kavanagh FG, Callanan D, Connolly C, Brinkman D, Fitzgerald C, Elsafty N, Thong G, Hintze J, Barry C, Kinsella J, Timon C, Lennon P, Dias A, O'Brien D, Sheahan P.

Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2021 Jul 5;6(4):773-779



Anaplastic thyroid cancer: outcomes of trimodal therapy

Houlihan OA, Moore R, Jamaluddin MF, Sharifah A, Redmond HP, O'Reilly S, Feeley L, Sheahan P, Rock K

Rep Pract Oncol Radiother. 2021 Jun 9;26(3):416-422



Metrics of pN-staging in oral squamous cell carcinoma: An analysis of 1,905 patients

Mirian C, Gerds TA, Pedersen MM, de Ridder M, Sheahan P. et al.

Eur J Cancer. 2021 Jun;150:33-41



Cytokeratin 7 and 19 expression in oropharyngeal and oral squamous cell carcinoma

Woods RSR, Callanan D, Jawad H, Molony P, Werner R, Heffron C, Feeley L, Sheahan P.

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2021 May 27. 



Risk of disease transmission from flexible nasoendoscopy during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic

Kavanagh FG, Connolly C, Farrell E, Callanan D, Brinkman D, Affendi A, Lang E, Sheahan P.

J Laryngol Otol. 2021 Mar;135(3):246-249. 



Use of intraoperative neural monitoring for prognostication of recovery of vocal mobility and reduction of permanent vocal paralysis after thyroidectomy

Thong G, Brophy C, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2021 Jan;43(1):7-14. 



Elective Cancer Surgery in COVID-19-Free Surgical Pathways During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: An International, Multicenter, Comparative Cohort Study

COVIDSurg Collaborative, Sheahan, P.

J Clin Oncol. 2021 Jan 1;39(1):66-78.



Preoperative nasopharyngeal swab testing and postoperative pulmonary complications in patients undergoing elective surgery during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic

COVIDSurg Collaborative, Sheahan, P

Br J Surg. 2021 Jan 27;108(1):88-96.




Safety of emergency ENT procedures during COVID-19 pandemic

Affendi, A, O'Sullivan, R, Kavanaugh, F, Dias, A, O'Sullivan, P, Sheahan, P, Khan, MH.

Ir Med J. 2020;113(10):201.



Prognostic performance of TNM8 staging rules in oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma

Jawad H, Ashaari SS, O'Shea R, Callanan D, Sheahan P, Feeley L. 

Oral Oncology. 2020 Dec;111:105021.



Impact of 3mm margin on risk of recurrence and survival in oral cancer

Brinkman D, Callanan D, O’Shea R, Jawad H,Feeley L, Sheahan P

Oral Oncol. 2020 Nov;110:104883.



Delaying surgery for patients with a previous SARS-CoV-2 infection

COVIDSurg Collaborative - Glasbey JC, Nepogodiev D, Omar O, Simoes JFF, Sheahan P. et al.

Br J Surg. 2020 Nov;107(12):e601-e602.



A fifteen-year review of skin allergy testing in Irish patients with symptomatic rhinitis

Nae A, Hinchion K, Keogh IJ

World J Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020 Oct 21;7(4):338-343



Tumour cell anaplasia and multinucleation as prognosticators in oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Molony P, Werner R, Martin C, Callanan D, Sheahan P, Heffron C, Feeley L

Head Neck Pathol. 2020 Sep;14(3):606-615. 



The role of tumour morphology in assigning HPV status in oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Molony P, Werner R, Martin C, Callanan D, Nauta I, Heideman D, Sheahan P, Heffron C, Feeley L

Oral Oncol. 2020 Jun;105:104670.



Concomitant orbital and intracranial abscess, a rare complication of sinusitis

Nae A, Farrell S, Sweeney K, Hoare S, Colreavy M.

Romanian Neurosurgery 2020;34(2):189-194




Perioperative magnesium levels in total thyroidectomy and relationship to hypocalcaemia

Brophy C, Woods R, Murphy MS, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2019 Jun;41(6):1713-1718.



Outcomes of transoral laser microsurgery for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma in Ireland and review of the literature on transoral approaches

Woods RSR, Geyer L, Ionescu A, Callanan D, Sheahan P

Ir J Med Sci. 2019 May;188(2):397-403. 



Utility of CT and MRI in assessment of mandibular involvement in oral cavity cancer

Nae A, O’Leary G, Feeley L, Fives C, Fitzgerald B, Chiriac E, Sheahan P

World J Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2019 Mar 22;5(2):71-75.




Aetiological profile and treatment outcomes of epistaxis at a major teaching hospital, a review of 721 cases

Carey B, Sheahan P

Ir J Med Sci. 2018 Aug;187(3):761-766.



Transmandibular excision of symptomatic large parapharyngeal rhabdomyoma - case presentation and literature review

Nae A, Sheahan P.

Medicina Moderna. 2018;25(3):52-55.



Impact of positive margins on outcomes of oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma according to p16 status.

Molony P, Kharytaniuk N, Boyle S, Woods RSR, O’Leary G, Werner R, Heffron C, Feeley L, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2017 Aug;39(8):1680-1688.



Sonographic differences between conventional and follicular variant papillary thyroid carcinoma

Hughes NM, Nae A, Barry J, Fitzgerald B, Feeley L, Sheahan P

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Jul;274(7):2907-2913.



Bilateral abductor vocal cord palsy a rare and delayed manifestation of arnold chiari malformation type i with syringomyelia

Al Omari B, Jackson R, Al Mousawi A, Sheahan P.

Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol. 2017;138,5:207-209.



Impact of mandibular invasion on prognosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma ≤4cm in size

Fives C, Nae A, Roche P, O’Leary G, Fitzgerald B, Feeley L, Sheahan P

Laryngoscope. 2017 Apr;127(4):849-854.



Variation in treatment and outcome in the early stage oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma

Gogarty DS, Lennon P, Deady S, O’Sullivan BJ, McArdle O, Leader M, Sheahan P, O’Neill JP

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Feb;274(2):953-960.



Impact of lymphocytic thyroiditis on incidence of pathological incidental thyroid carcinoma

Farrell E, Heffron C, Murphy M, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2017 Jan;39(1):122-127.



Incidence of intraglandular lymph nodes within submandibular gland and involvement by floor of mouth cancer

Fives C, Feeley L, Sadadcharam M, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Jan;274(1):461-466.




Pattern of invasion and lymphovascular invasion in squamous cell carcinoma of floor of mouth: An interobserver variability study

Beggan C, Fives C, O’Leary G, Sheahan P, Heffron CC, Feeley L

Histopathology. 2016 Dec;69(6):914-920. 



Association of extracapsular spread with survival according to human papillomavirus status in oropharynx squamous cell carcinoma and carcinoma of unknown primary site

Kharytaniuk N, Molony P, Boyle S, O’Leary G, Werner R, Heffron C, Feeley L, Sheahan P

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016 Jul 1;142(7):683-690.



Critical airway compromise due to a massive vagal schwannoma

McDermott AM, Sadadcharam M, Manning BJ, Sheahan P

Ir Med J. 2016 May 10;109(5):408. 



Thyroid thyrothymic extension: an anatomic study in a surgical series

Sheahan P, O’Duffy F

Head Neck. 2016 May;38(5):732-5. 



Impact of postoperative magnesium levels on early hypocalcaemia and permanent hypoparathyroidism after thyroidectomy

Garrahy A, Murphy MS, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2016 Apr;38(4):613-9. 



Importance of lymphovascular invasion and invasive front on survival in floor of mouth cancer

Fives C, Feeley L, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2016 Apr;38 Suppl 1:E1528-34.



Sphenopalatine artery ligation for epistaxis: Factors influencing outcome and impact of timing of surgery

McDermott AM, O’Cathain E, Carey BW, O’Sullivan P, Sheahan P

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016 Mar;154(3):547-52.



Conceiving a national head and neck cancer screening program

Gogarty DS, Shuman A, O’Sullivan EM, Sheahan P, Kinsella J, Timon C, O’Neill JP

J Laryngol Otol. 2016 Jan;130(1):8-14. 



Impact of microcalcifications on risk of malignancy in thyroid nodules with indeterminate or benign cytology

Brophy C, Stewart J, O’Donovan N, McCarthy J, Murphy M, Sheahan P

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.2016 Jan;154(1):46-51.




Outcome of subclassification indeterminate (THY-3) cytology into THY-3a and THY-3f

Brophy C, Mehanna R, McCarthy J, Tuthill A, Murphy MS, Sheahan P

Eur Thyroid J. 2015 Dec;4(4):246-51.



Oncological and functional outcomes of transoral surgery for the treatment of oropharyngeal cancer

Chauhan P, Byrne H, Taylor E, Sheahan P

Ir J Med Sc. 2015 Dec;184(4):825-30.



Effect of endotracheal tube size on vocal outcomes post thyroidectomy: a randomized clinical trial

Mehanna R, Hennessy A, Mannion S, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Aug;141(8):690-5.



Changing paradigms for Oropharynx cancer: Swinging of pendulum back towards surgery

Sheahan P

Ir Med J. 2015 Jul-Aug;108(7):197-8. 



Oncological outcomes of total laryngectomy: Impact of margins and preoperative tracheostomy

Basheeth N, O'Leary G, Khan H, Sheahan P.

Head Neck. 2015 Jun;37(6):862-9.



Impact of current smoking and alcohol consumption on gastrostomy duration in patients with head and neck cancer undergoing definitive chemoradiotherapy

O’Shea R, Tuckett J, Byrne H, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 May 1;141(5):463-9. 



Impact of extent of parotid resection on postoperative wound complications: A prospective study

Tuckett J, Glynn R, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2015 Jan;37(1):64-8.



A case report demonstrating how the clinical presentation of the diffuse sclerosing variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma can mimic benign Reidel’s thyroiditis

Walsh J, Griffin TP, Ryan CB, Fitzgibbon J,. Sheahan P, Murphy MS

Case Rep Endocrinol. 2015;2015:686085. 




Follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma.  Differences from conventional disease in cytologic findings and high-risk features

Sheahan P, Mohamed M, Ryan C, Feeley L, Fitzgerald B, McCarthy J, Tuthill A, Murphy MS

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.2014 Dec;140(12):1117-23.



Transcervical approach for removal of benign parapharyngeal space tumours

Sheahan P

Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 2014 Sept;25(3):227-33



Hypocalcaemia after total laryngectomy: incidence and risk factors

Basheeth N, O’Cathain E, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

Laryngoscope. 2014 May;124(5):1128-33.



Management of advanced laryngeal cancer

Sheahan P

Ramban Maimonides Med J. 2014 Apr 28;5(2):e0015.



Vitamin D and risk of postoperative hypocalcemia after total thyroidectomy

Griffin TP, Murphy MS, Sheahan P

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Apr;140(4):346-51. 



Pharyngocutaneous fistula after salvage laryngectomy: Impact of interval between radiotherapy and surgery and bilateral neck dissection

Basheeth N, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

Head Neck. 2014 Apr;36(4):580-4.



The thyroid tubercle of Zuckerkandl is consistently more present and larger on the right: A prospective series

Mehanna R, Murphy MS, Sheahan P

Eur Thyroid J. 2014 Mar;3(1):38-42.



Combined percutaneous ultrasound and fluoroscopic recanalization of Stensen’s duct

Basheeth N, Sheahan P, Murphy M

Laryngoscope. 2014 Mar;124(3):659-61. 




Is systematic identification of all 4 parathyroid glands necessary during total thyroidectomy?  A prospective study

Sheahan P, Murphy MS

Laryngoscope. 2013 Sep;123(9):2324-8. 



Elective neck dissection for no neck during salvage total laryngectomy: findings, complications and oncological outcome

Basheeth N, O’Leary G, Sheahan P

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Aug 1;139(8):790-6.



False negatives in thyroid cytology: impact of large nodule size and follicular variant of papillary carcinoma

Mehanna R, Murphy M, McCarthy J, O’Leary G, Tuthill A, Murphy M, Sheahan P

Laryngoscope. 2013 May;123(5):1305-9. 



Eosinophil recruitment to nasal nerves after allergen challenge in allergic rhinitis

Thornton MA, Akasheh N, Walsh MT, Moloney M, Sheahan PO, et al.

Clinical Immunology. 2013 Apr;147(1):50-57.




Risk factors for recurrent laryngeal nerve neuropraxia postthyroidectomy

Sheahan P, O’Connor A, Murphy MS

Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg. 2012 Jun;146(6):900-5. 



Comparison of incidence of post-operative seroma between flapless and conventional techniques for thyroidectomy: a case-control study

Sheahan P, O’Connor A, Murphy MS

Clinical Otolarynogology and Allied Sciences. 2012 Apr;37(2):130-5.



Diagnosis of submandibular gland tumours: A comparison of CT and ultrasound

Uzomefuna V, Ohakim A, Pennycooke K, Sheahan P

Revue de Laryngologie Otologie Rhinologie / European review of ENT. 2012;133(4-5):201-5




Thyroid tubercle of Zuckerkandl: importance in thyroid surgery

Sheahan P, Murphy MS

Laryngoscope. 2011 Nov;121(11):2335-7.



Cervical surgical emphysema following routine tonsillectomy

Al Omari B, Sadadcharam M, Sheahan P

Revue de Laryngologie Otologie Rhinologie / European review of ENT. 2011;132(4-5):241-3.



Prospective double-blind randomized control trial comparing 75% versus 95% silver nitrate cauterization in the management of idiopathic childhood epistaxis

Glynn F, Amin M, Sheahan P, McShane D

International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2011 Jan;75(1):81-4.




A case of head and neck cancer metastasizing to the axillary lymph nodes

Wormald R, Sheahan P, Timon C

Ear Nose Throat Journal. 2010 Aug;89(8):E24-6.



A subcutaneous mandibulotomy approach for a salivary clear cell carcinoma of the retromolar trigone

Fennessy BG, Sheahan P, Toner M, Timon C

Ir J Med Sc. 2010 Mar;179(1):147-9.



Local IgE production in non-atopic nasal polyposis

Sheahan P, Ahn C, Harvey RJ, Wise SK, Mulligan RM, Lathers DM, Schlosser RJ

Journal of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 2010 Feb;39(1):45-51.




Inferior turbinate pedicle flap for endoscopic skull base defect repair

Harvey RJ, Sheahan PO, Schlosser RJ

American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy. 2009 Sep-Oct;23(5):522-6. 



Surgical Management of Benign Sinonasal Masses

Harvey R, Sheahan P, Schlosser R

Otolaryngology Clinics of North America. 2009 Apr;42(2):353-75, x.




Hemithyroidectomy for benign thyroid disease; Who needs follow-up for hypothyroidism?

Wormald R, Sheahan P, Rowley S, Rizkalla H, Toner M, Timon C

Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences. 2008 Dec;33(6):587-91.



Combined image guidance and intraoperative computed tomography in facilitating endoscopic orientation within and around the paranasal sinuses

Wise SK, Harvey RJ, Goddard JC Sheahan PO, Schlosser RJ

American Journal of Rhinology. 2008 Nov-Dec;22(6):635-41.



Penetrating air gun wound in the neck

Young O, Watters K, Sheahan P, Hughes J

Auris Nasus Larynx. 2008 Sep;35(3):426-8.



Clavicular osteomyelitis: a rare complication of head and neck cancer surgery

Burns P, Sheahan P, Doody J, Kinsella J

Head and Neck. 2008 Aug;30(8):1124-7. 



[Letter to Editor]: Silver nitrate cauterization: a response to Persaud et al.

Amin M, Glynn F, Phelan S, Sheahan P, Crotty P, McShane D

Clin Otolaryngol. 2008 Aug;33(4):377.



[Letter to Editor]: Silver nitrate cauterization, does concentration matter?: Response to Agada et al

Amin M, Glynn F, Phelan S, Sheahan P, Crotty P, McShane D

Clin Otolaryngol. 2008 Jun; 33(3):286



Cardiovascular hoarseness: an unusual presentation to otolaryngologists

Fennessy BG, Sheahan P, McShane D

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2008 Mar;122(3):327-8. 



The Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on asthma system: a new classification of allergic rhinitis and nasal responsiveness

Sheahan P, McConn-Walsh R, Walsh M, Costello RW.

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology.2008 Mar;122(3):259-63.




Role of the muscarinic M2 receptor in human nasal mucosa

Sheahan P, Thornton M, McConn-Walsh R, Walsh M, Costello RW.

Rhinology. 2007 Sep;45(3):229-34.



Should patients with benign positional vertigo be imaged?

Young O, Sheahan P, Rawluk D, Walsh RM

Irish Medical Journal. 2007 Sep;100(8):553-4.



Silver nitrate cauterization, does concentration matter?

Amin M, Glynn F, Phelan S, Sheahan P, Crotty P, McShane D

Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences. 2007 Jun;32(3):197-9. 



Delayed facial palsy in a patient with a bifid facial nerve lending support for viral theory of facial palsy

Sheahan P, Viani L

Otology & Neurotology. 2007 Apr;28(3):414-6.



Subjects with non-allergic non-infectious perennial rhinitis do not show nasal hyperresponsiveness to bradykinin

Sheahan P, McConn-Walsh R, Walsh MA, Costello RW

European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology. 2007 Jan;264(1):33-7. 




Management of life-threatening airway obstruction caused by benign thyroid disease

Kadhim AL, Sheahan P, Timon C

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2006 Dec;120(12):1038-41.



Successful ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure for congenital high airway obstruction syndrome (CHAOS) owing to a large oropharyngeal teratoma

Glynn F, Sheahan P, Hughes J, Russell J

Irish Medical Journal. 2006 Sep;99(8):242-3.



Is intralesional cidofovir worthwhile in juvenile recurrent respiratory papillomatosis?

Sheahan P, Sexton S, Russell JD.

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2006 Jul;120(7):561-5. 



Acute epiglottitis in adults: a recent experience with 10 cases

Hafidh M, Sheahan P, Keogh I, McConn-Walsh R

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2006 Apr;120(4):310-3.



Hyperresponsiveness of congestive nasal reflexes in allergic rhinitis

Sheahan P, McConn-Walsh R, Walsh M, Costello RW.

Rhinology. 2006 Mar;44(1):68-73.




[Letter to Editor]: The ultrasonically activated scalpel versus bipolar diathermy: a prospective randomized trial: Response to Sharma et al.

Sheahan P, Miller I, Colreavy M, Sheahan JN, McShane D, Curran A

Clin Otolaryngol. 2005 Jun; 30(3):284-5



Infarcted angiomatous nasal polyps

Sheahan P, Crotty P, Hamilton S, Colreavy M, McShane D

European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology. 2005 Mar;262(3):225-30.



Unexpected findings in neck dissection for squamous cell carcinoma: incidence and implications

Sheahan P, Hafidh M, Toner M, Timon C

Head and Neck. 2005 Jan;27(1):28-35.



Induction of nasal hyper-responsiveness by allergen challenge in allergic rhinitis: the role of afferent and efferent nerves

Sheahan P, McConn-Walsh R, Walsh MA, Costello RW

Clinical and Experimental of Allergy. 2005 Jan;35(1):45-51. 



Clinicopathological features of the head and neck adenosquamous carcinoma

Sheahan P, Toner M, Timon C

ORL Journal of Otorhinolaryngology and its Related Specialties. 2005;67(1):10-5.




Pearls and pitfalls in the management of branchial cyst

Kadhim AL, Sheahan P, Colreavy M, Timon C

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2004 Dec; 118(12):946-50



Long term otological outcome of hamular fracture during palatoplasty

Sheahan P, Miller I, Sheahan JN, Earley MJ, Blayney AW

Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 2004 Oct;131(4):445-51. 



The ultrasonically activated scalpel versus bipolar diathermy: a prospective randomized trial

Sheahan P, Miller I, Colreavy M, Sheahan JN, McShane D, Curran A

Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences. 2004 Oct; 29(5):530-4



Role of CO2 laser in the management of obstructive ectopic lingual thyroids

Hafidh M, Sheahan P, Khan N, Colreavy M, Timon C.

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2004 Oct;118(10):807-9. 



Middle ear disease in children with congenital velopharyngeal insufficiency

Sheahan P, Earley MJ, Blayney AW

The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2004 Jul;41(4):364-7.



Neck dissection findings in primary head and neck high grade adenocarcinoma

Sheahan P, Byrne M, Hafidh M, Toner M, Timon C

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2004 Jul;118(7):532-6. 



Facial node involvement in head and neck cancer

Sheahan P, Colreavy M, Toner M, Timon C

Head and Neck. 2004 Jun;26(6):531-6. 



Efficacy and pitfalls of fine needle aspiration in the diagnosis of neck masses.

Sheahan P, O’Leary G, Fitzgibbon J, Lee G

The Surgeon – Journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland. 2004 Jun;2(3):152-6.



Multiple airway abnormalities in a child with Rothmund-Thomson syndrome

Hafidh M, Sheahan P, Russell J

International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2004 Apr;68(4):469-72.




Predictors of survival in early oral cancer

Sheahan P, O’Keane C, Sheahan JN, O’Dwyer TP

Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 2003 Nov;129(5):571-6.



Effect of tumour thickness and other factors on the risk of regional disease and treatment of the N0 neck in early oral squamous carcinoma

Sheahan P, O’Keane C, Sheahan JN, O’Dwyer TP

Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences. 2003 Oct;28(5):461-71.



Adenosquamous carcinoma of the tongue in a 22-year old female: report of a case with immunohistochemistry

Sheahan P, O’Leary G, Fitzgibbon J, Lee G.

The European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology. 2003 Oct;260(9):509-12.



Incidence and outcome of middle ear disease in cleft lip and / or cleft palate

Sheahan P, Miller I, Earley MJ, Blayney AW

International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2003 Jul;67(7):785-93.



Supralabyrinthine approach to petrosal cholesteatoma

Sheahan P, McConn-Walsh R

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2003 Jul;117(7):558-60.



Use of a nitinol stent for treatment of dysphagia post pharyngolaryngectomy

Sheahan P, Walsh M

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2003 Jan;117(1):78-9. 



Cleft palate and otitis media with effusion: a review

Sheahan P, Blayney AW

Revue de Laryngologie Otologie Rhinologie / European review of ENT. 2003;124(3):171-7.




Sequelae of Otitis Media with Effusion among children with cleft lip and/or cleft palate

Sheahan P, Blayney AW, Sheahan JN, Earley MJ

Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences. 2002 Dec;27(6):494-500.



Cystic cervical metastases: incidence and diagnosis using fine needle aspiration biopsy

Sheahan P, O’Leary G, Fitzgibbon J, Lee G.

Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 2002 Oct;127(4):294-8.



Results of type 1 tympanoplasty in children and parental perceptions of outcome of surgery

Sheahan P, O’Dwyer TP, Blayney AW

The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 2002 Jun;116(6):430-4. 




T/NK cell non-Hodgkins lymphoma of the sinonasal tract

Sheahan P, Donnelly M, O’Reilly S, Murphy M

J Laryngol Otol. 2001 Dec;115(12):1032-5. 



Clinical Features of newly presenting cases of chronic otitis media

Sheahan P, Donnelly M, Kane R

J Laryngol Otol. 2001 Dec;115(12):962-6. 



Book Chapters

“Cervical Lymph Nodes”

Patrick Sheahan

In: O’Neill JP, Shah JP

Self assessment in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology

Philadelphia, Elsevier, 2014, pp 74-83


“Surgery by Primary Site: Salivary Gland Tumours”

Patrick Sheahan, Ashok R Shaha

In: Watkinson J, Gilbert R (Eds):

Stell and Maran’s Textbook of Head and Neck, Fifth Edition

London, Arnold Books, 2012, pp 714-33


“Nasal Polyps in Cystic Fibrosis”

Patrick Sheahan, Richard J Harvey, Rodney J Schlosser

In: Onerci M, Ferguson BJ (Eds):

Nasal Polyposis

Berlin, Springer Verlag, 2010, pp 145-52


“Squamous cell carcinoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses”

Patrick Sheahan, Snehal G Patel, Jatin P Shah

In: Hanna EY, DeMonte F (Eds):

Comprehensive Management of Tumors of the Skull Base

New York, Informa Healthcare, 2009, pp 429-44


“Tumors of the Larynx”

Patrick Sheahan, Snehal G Patel, Peter Rhys-Evans

In: Rhys-Evans PH, Montgomery PQ, Gullane PJ

Principles and Practice of Head and Neck Oncology, 2nd edition

London, Informa Healthcare, 2009, pp 257-90


“How to manage a well-differentiated carcinoma with recurrent nerve invasion”

Patrick Sheahan, Jatin P Shah

In: Cernea CR, Dias FL, Fliss D, Lima RA, Myers EN, Wei WI (Eds):

Pearls and Pitfalls in Head and Neck Surgery

Basel, Karger publishers, 2008, pp 30-1




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