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ISMRM Workshop on MR Value Mar 11, 2019 - Mar 13, 2019 — University of Edinburgh
European Molecular Imaging Meeting 2019 Mar 19, 2019 - Mar 22, 2019 — Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow
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Dr Una Clancy

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Position: Princess Margaret Research Development fellow in cerebral small vessel diseases

Interests:

I am analysing subtle symptoms of cerebral SVD in in relation to imaging correlates, which is important in order to translate radiological evidence of ‘silent’ SVD into clinically significant outcomes. I am characterising these symptoms in relation to progression of SVD radiologically based on longitudinal disease progression on MRI. This work will allow us to identify those individuals with early features of SVD, before significant disease progression occurs. Identifying the disease early will be central to future dementia and stroke prevention. I am currently involved in the Mild Stroke Study 3, the R4VaD Study and the LACI-2 Study.

Supervisors: Prof. Joanna Wardlaw and Dr Fergus Doubal

Institute: Dementia Research Institute, University of Edinburgh

Department: Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences


Key Publications

1. Clancy U, Brown M, Alio Z, Wardle K, Pendleton N. Older people with hip fracture transferred to intermediate care: outcomes in an integrated health and social care model Future Hosp J Feb 2018 5:58-63

2. Clancy U, Ronayne A, Prentice MB, Jackson A. Actinomyces meyeri brain abscess following dental extraction BMJ Case Reports 2015

3. Clancy U, Tuthill A, Moran J. Prevalence and predictors of influenza and pneumococcal vaccine uptake in patients with diabetes mellitus. Ir Med J. Oct 2012

4. Clancy U, Wieneke P, De Buyl O, Carey B. Profile of older people admitted to the medical HDU. British Geriatrics Society Communications to the Autumn Meeting, 14­16 October 2015, Brighton Age Ageing 2016 Mar; 45 (Suppl 1) (Poster Abstract)


Collaborators

Prof. Sandra Black, Dr Bradley MacIntosh, Dr Andrew Lim, Dr Joel Ramirez, Sarah Atwi, Sunnybrook Research Institute, University of Toronto