Claudia Travassos

Summary

Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi Forum: equity in access to health care. Introduction
    Claudia Travassos
    Instituto de Comunicação e Informação Científica e Tecnológica em Saúde, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:1159-61. 2008
  2. ncbi The concept and measurement of race and their relationship to public health: a review focused on Brazil and the United States
    Claudia Travassos
    Departamento de Informações Em Saúde, Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:660-78. 2004
  3. ncbi [A review of concepts in health services access and utilization]
    Claudia Travassos
    Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:S190-8. 2004
  4. ncbi The feature of preventable adverse events in hospitals in the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Walter Mendes
    Departamento de Administração e Planejamento em Saúde, Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil Electronic address
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 59:421-8. 2013
  5. ncbi [Utilization of health care services in Brazil: gender, family characteristics, and social status]
    Claudia Travassos
    Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Departamento de Informações Em Saúde, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, CEP 21045 900, Brasil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 11:365-73. 2002
  6. pmc Hospital deaths and adverse events in Brazil
    Monica Martins
    Departamento de Administração e Planejamento em Saúde Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sérgio rouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:223. 2011
  7. ncbi Adverse effects from drugs in a public hospital: pilot study
    Suely Rozenfeld
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:887-90. 2009
  8. ncbi [Spatial distribution of mortality from acute myocardial infarction in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]
    Enirtes Caetano Prates Melo
    Escola de Enfermagem Alfredo Pinto, Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:1225-36. 2006
  9. ncbi [Impact of health services delivery on hospital admission utilization in Brazil]
    Mônica Silva Monteiro Castro
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 39:277-84. 2005
  10. ncbi [Evaluation of a methodology for financial resources allocation in Brazilian health sector]
    Silvia Porto
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rua Leopoldo Bulhoes 1480, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 21041 210, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:1393-404. 2007

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Publications18

  1. ncbi Forum: equity in access to health care. Introduction
    Claudia Travassos
    Instituto de Comunicação e Informação Científica e Tecnológica em Saúde, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:1159-61. 2008
    ..As a whole, the articles represent a renewed contribution for understating inequalities in access, and for building socially just health care systems...
  2. ncbi The concept and measurement of race and their relationship to public health: a review focused on Brazil and the United States
    Claudia Travassos
    Departamento de Informações Em Saúde, Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:660-78. 2004
    ..We discuss how these issues and problems apply to public health and make recommendations about the measurement of race in medical records and public health research...
  3. ncbi [A review of concepts in health services access and utilization]
    Claudia Travassos
    Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:S190-8. 2004
    ..Finally, the article discusses how health determinants differ from those of health services utilization, which impacts directly on illness, but only indirectly on health...
  4. ncbi The feature of preventable adverse events in hospitals in the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Walter Mendes
    Departamento de Administração e Planejamento em Saúde, Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil Electronic address
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 59:421-8. 2013
    ..To analyze the features of preventable adverse events (AEs) in hospitals inpatient in the State of Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil, in order to identify elements that serve as a substrate for priority actions aimed at improving patient safety...
  5. ncbi [Utilization of health care services in Brazil: gender, family characteristics, and social status]
    Claudia Travassos
    Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Departamento de Informações Em Saúde, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, CEP 21045 900, Brasil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 11:365-73. 2002
    ..To investigate the pattern of utilization of health care services by men and by women in Brazil...
  6. pmc Hospital deaths and adverse events in Brazil
    Monica Martins
    Departamento de Administração e Planejamento em Saúde Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sérgio rouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:223. 2011
    ..The current study aims to evaluate the association between deaths and adverse events, adjusted according to patient risk factors...
  7. ncbi Adverse effects from drugs in a public hospital: pilot study
    Suely Rozenfeld
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:887-90. 2009
    ..To improve the implementation of the method, it is suggested that the data collection should be computerized and risk adjustment indicators should be sought...
  8. ncbi [Spatial distribution of mortality from acute myocardial infarction in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]
    Enirtes Caetano Prates Melo
    Escola de Enfermagem Alfredo Pinto, Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:1225-36. 2006
    ..In the rest of the city, the spatial pattern of AMI mortality showed higher values in poorer areas. The various hospitals treating AMI also show a clear pattern in their areas of influence...
  9. ncbi [Impact of health services delivery on hospital admission utilization in Brazil]
    Mônica Silva Monteiro Castro
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 39:277-84. 2005
    ..To assess hospital services utilization in Brazil incorporating information about health services delivery...
  10. ncbi [Evaluation of a methodology for financial resources allocation in Brazilian health sector]
    Silvia Porto
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rua Leopoldo Bulhoes 1480, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 21041 210, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:1393-404. 2007
    ..All tested models showed negative regression coefficients, indicating that the methodology is inadequate for resource allocation based on need in places like Brazil with large social inequalities in healthcare utilization...
  11. doi Reliability and accuracy of the screening for adverse events in Brazilian hospitals
    Ana Luiza Braz Pavão
    Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:532-7. 2012
    ..To analyze the reliability and accuracy of the screening for adverse events (AEs) conducted by nurses taking the assessment by medical residents as the reference...
  12. ncbi [Access to and use of health services by rural elderly, Brazil, 1998 and 2003]
    Claudia Travassos
    Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:2490-502. 2007
    ..Financial barriers are also more evident. The health services supply should be expanded and adapted to the territorial, cultural, and social characteristics of the rural elderly...
  13. ncbi Factors associated with readmission to a general hospital in Brazil
    Mônica Silva Monteiro de Castro
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 21:1186-200. 2005
    ..These methodologies can help focus on various related readmission aspects such as diagnostic groups or medical specialties...
  14. doi The assessment of adverse events in hospitals in Brazil
    Walter Mendes
    National School of Public Health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:279-84. 2009
    ..To evaluate the incidence of adverse events in Brazilian hospitals...
  15. ncbi [Use of hospital mortality rates following myocardial revascularization surgery to monitor hospital care]
    José Carvalho de Noronha
    Centro de Informação Científica e Tecnológica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:S322-30. 2004
    ..96% among the high outliers. The methodology was useful for discriminating Brazilian hospitals according to their post-CABG mortality rates and may be a useful tool for identifying hospitals with possible quality-of-care problems...
  16. ncbi [Quality of data on myocardial infarction deaths, Brazil]
    Enirtes Caetano Prates Melo
    Departamento de Enfermagem em Saúde Pública, Escola de Enfermagem Alfredo Pinto, Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 38:385-91. 2004
    ..To evaluate the quality of data on acute myocardial infarction deaths from mortality information systems...
  17. ncbi [Access to hospitalization in Brazilian municipalities in 2000: territorial distribution in the Unified National Health System]
    Evangelina X G de Oliveira
    Coordenação de Geografia, Fundação Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:S298-309. 2004
    ..Inclusion of random, State, and spatial patterns effects reveals regional differences in the probability of hospitalization and the main factors explaining such different patterns...
  18. ncbi [Volume and quality of care in coronary artery bypass grafting in Brazil]
    José Carvalho de Noronha
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20550 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 19:1781-9. 2003
    ..It is recommended that the Ministry of Health strongly consider regionalized concentration of services to perform CABG...