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Maria Healy

Dr

  • Room 05.327 - Medical Biology Centre

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Dr Healy is open to PhD applications in the fields of: - Promoting physiological birth and positive birth experiences - Implementation of guidelines for the provision of midwife-led care -Understanding women and health care providers experience of care

20022019

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Research Output

2019

Evidence supporting midwifery care during the second stage of physiological labour: A systematic review

Healy, M., Nyman, V., Spence, D., Otten, R. & Verehoeven, C., 18 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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How do midwives facilitate women to give birth during physiological second stage of labour? A protocol for a systematic review

Verhoeven, C. J., Spence, D., Nyman, V., Otten, R. H. J. & Healy, I. M., 03 Jan 2019, In : Systematic Reviews. 8, 1, 5 p., https://doi.org/10.1186/s13643-018-0916-1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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158 Downloads (Pure)

How should midwives facilitate women to give birth during physiological second stage of labour? A systematic review

Healy, I. M., Nyman, V., Spence, D., Otten, R. & Verhoeven, C., 09 Dec 2019, (Accepted) In : PLoS ONE.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Downloads (Pure)

RQIA Guideline for Planning Birth at Home in Northern Ireland (2019)

Gillen, P. & Healy, I. M., 14 Nov 2019, RQIA. 31 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

RQIA - Northern Ireland Maternal Transfer Proforma

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., 01 Oct 2019, RQIA. 4 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
11 Downloads (Pure)

The co-production of evidence-based guideline for planning birth at home

Gillen, P. & Healy, M., 17 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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1 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Enabling access to birth in a midwife-led unit: Implementation of a co-produced evidenced-based guideline

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., 01 Nov 2018, In : The Practising Midwife. 21, 10, p. 20-25 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Interventions to increase the initiation of breastfeeding: a systematic review of studies conducted in the UK and Ireland

Sinclair, M., McCullough, J. EM., Armstrong, N., Carroll, R., Barrett, E., Calvert, J., Dodds, R., Gossrau-Breen, D., Healy, I. M., Herron, M., Lagan, B., McNeill, J., O'Rorke, M., Purdy, J., Sloan, S. & Stockdale, J., 14 Dec 2018, In : Evidence Based Midwifery. 16, 4, p. 112-119

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Northern Ireland Normal Labour and Birth Care Pathway (2016, Revised & Updated 2018)

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., Sep 2018, RQIA.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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Optimal outcomes and women’s positive pregnancy experience: a comparison between the World Health Organization guideline and recommendations in European national antenatal care guidelines

Iannuzzi, L., Branchini, L., Clausen, J. A., Ruiz-Berdun, D., Gillen, P., Healy, M., Beeckman, K., Siejmonsbergen-Schermers, A., Escuriet Peiro, R., Morano, S., DI Tommaso, M. & Downe, S., 01 Dec 2018, In : Minerva Ginecologica. 70, 6, p. 650-662 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
65 Downloads (Pure)
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2017

Conceptualising a model to guide nursing and midwifery in the community guided by an evidence review

Leahy-Warren, P., Mulcahy, H., Benefield, L., Bradley, C., Coffey, A., Donohoe, A., Fitzgerald, S., Frawley, T., Healy, E., Healy, M., Kelly, M., McCarthy, B., McLoughlin, K., Meagher, C., O'Connell, R., O'Mahony, A., Paul, G., Phelan, A., Stokes, D., Walsh, J. & 1 others, Savage, E., 29 Jun 2017, In : BMC Nursing. 16, 35, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
244 Downloads (Pure)

GAIN guideline: admission to midwife-led units - (Reprint): Guidelines for Nurses Summary (Web site)

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., 18 Sep 2017

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

How do midwives facilitate women to give birth during physiological second stage of labour? A review of the literature.

Healy, I. M., Verhoeven, C., Spence, D., Nyman, V. & Otten, R., 02 Oct 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Integrating digital literacy and design thinking into enquiry-based learning within midwifery education

Stockdale, J., Hughes, C., Anderson, G., Spence, D., Moorhead, C., Stronge, S., Nurse, S., Patterson, D., Healy, I. M. & Birch, M., Dec 2017, Queens University Belfast Reflections , 25, p. 14 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationFeatured article

Open Access
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Washington State childbearing women's experiences of planned home births: A Heideggerian Phenomenological Investigation

Fleming, S., Healy, I. M., Severtsen, B. & Donovan-Batson, C. M., 01 Jan 2017, In : The Journal of Perinatal Education. 26, 1, p. 10-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An Evidence Review on Current Models of Registered Nursing and Midwifery Practice in the Community to Inform Policy Development.

Leahy-Warren, P., Mulcahy, H., McLoughlin, K., Kelly, M., Phelan, A., Savage, E., Benefield, L., Bradley, C., Coffey, A., Donohoe, A., Fitzgerald, S., Frawley, T., Healy, I. M., McCarthy, B., Meagher, C., O'Connell, R., O'Mahony, A., Paul, G., Stokes, D., Walsh, J. & 1 others, Healy, E., 26 Jan 2016, Department of Health.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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71 Downloads (Pure)

Evidence for GAIN (RQIA) guideline for admission to midwife-led unit in Northern Ireland

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., Jan 2016

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

3 Downloads (Pure)

Planning birth in and admission to a midwife-led unit: development of a GAIN evidence-based guideline

Healy, M. & Gillen, P., 01 Sep 2016, In : Evidence Based Midwifery. p. 82-86 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)
164 Downloads (Pure)

Planning birth in and admission to a midwife-led unit: development of a GAIN evidenced based guideline (Reprint)

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., 26 Sep 2016, MIDIRS Midwifery Digest, 27, 1, p. 26-32 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Planning place of birth within midwife-led unit

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., Jan 2016, RQIA.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Planning to give birth in a midwife-led unit in Northern Ireland (Women & partner information resource)

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., Jan 2016

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Regional In Utero Transfer Proforma

Healy, I. M. & Gillen, P., Jan 2016

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

The development of a suite of audit tools for the HSE National Home Birth Service

Fealy, G., Healy, I. M., Curtin, M., Keegan, C., O'Shea, M., Ward, P. & Bailey, S., May 2016, UCD Press.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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The perceived impact of interprofessional information sharing on young people about their sexual healthcare

Hyde, A., Fullerton, D., Lohan, M., McKeown, C., Dunne, L., Macdonald, G., Howlin, F. & Healy, M., Jul 2016, In : Journal of Interprofessional Care. 30, 4, p. 512-519 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
381 Downloads (Pure)

An evaluation of midwife-led, DOMINO and home birth services at the National Maternity Hospital, Dublin

Healy, I. M., McCreery, T., Bell, N., Roarty, F. & Callaghan, S., Nov 2015, 52 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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91 Downloads (Pure)

An exploration of antenatal care guidelines, the development and culture of MLUs in Northern Ireland: Book STSM COST Action (ISO907) Reports

Healy, I. M., Feb 2015, Short Term Scientific Mission COST Action ISO907. Gouni, O., Loytved, C. & Sinclair, M. (eds.). London, p. 95-100 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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Washington State Childbearing Women’s Experiences of Planned Home Births: A Heideggerian Phenomenological Investigation

Fleming, S. E., Healy, I. M., Severtsen, B. & Colleen Moria, D-B., 13 Oct 2015, In : Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health. 60, 5, p. 639-639 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

2014

MLUs in N. Ireland – The development, culture and guidelines utilised for admission to and transfer from midwife-led care - 180: Optimising Childbirth across Europe An interdisciplinary maternity care conference

Healy, I. M., 10 Apr 2014, Optimising Childbirth across Europe An interdisciplinary maternity care conference (2014): Book of Abstracts . p. 142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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Women’s experiences of home birth care: Across two cultures, Ireland & Washington State, USA

Healy, I. M. & Fleming, S., Jun 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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2012

Rethinking postnatal care: A Heideggerian hermeneutic phenomenological study of postnatal care in Ireland

Healy, I. M., 01 Jun 2012, 232 p. University of Central Lancashire

Research output: Other contribution

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2002

Reflective Practice in Nurse Education: 7th International Reflective Practice Conference

Donohue, A., Healy, I. M. & Treacy, M. P., Jun 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster