Carlos Zubaran

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi The correlation between breastfeeding and maternal quality of life in southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    Blacktown Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 6:25-30. 2011
  2. doi The correlation between postpartum depression and health status
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Matern Child Health J 14:751-7. 2010
  3. doi Validation of the English version of the Health-Related Quality of Life for Drug Abusers (HRQoLDA) test
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, N S W, Australia
    Eur Addict Res 18:220-7. 2012
  4. doi Validation of a screening instrument for postpartum depression in Southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    Department of Psychiatry, Blacktown Hospital, West Sydney Area Health Service, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:244-54. 2009
  5. doi Depressive symptoms in crack and inhalant users in Southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    University of Western Sydney and Sydney West Area Health Service, Department of Psychiatry, New South Wales, Australia
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 9:221-36. 2010
  6. doi Anxiety symptoms in crack cocaine and inhalant users admitted to a psychiatric hospital in southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 59:360-7. 2013
  7. doi The Portuguese version of the Postpartum Depression Screening Scale-Short Form
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 36:950-7. 2010
  8. pmc The application of the Drug User Quality of Life Scale (DUQOL) in Australia
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Department of Psychiatry, Western Sydney Local Health District, Blacktown Hospital, PO Box 6010, Blacktown, NSW 2148, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:31. 2012
  9. doi Quality of life and adherence to antiretroviral therapy in Southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    a School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    AIDS Care 26:619-25. 2014
  10. pmc An assessment of maternal quality of life in the postpartum period in southern Brazil: a comparison of two questionnaires
    Carlos Zubaran
    Western Sydney Area Health Service, Department of Psychiatry, Blacktown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:751-6. 2009

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Publications12

  1. doi The correlation between breastfeeding and maternal quality of life in southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    Blacktown Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 6:25-30. 2011
    ..To the authors' knowledge, this is the first study to explore correlations between maternal QoL and breastfeeding efficacy in Brazil...
  2. doi The correlation between postpartum depression and health status
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Matern Child Health J 14:751-7. 2010
    ..The association between self-rated health measures and postpartum depression may be even more significant in the context of socioeconomic deprivation...
  3. doi Validation of the English version of the Health-Related Quality of Life for Drug Abusers (HRQoLDA) test
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, N S W, Australia
    Eur Addict Res 18:220-7. 2012
    ..In this study, the validity and reliability of the English version of the HRQoLDA test are reported for the first time...
  4. doi Validation of a screening instrument for postpartum depression in Southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    Department of Psychiatry, Blacktown Hospital, West Sydney Area Health Service, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:244-54. 2009
    ..The objectives of this investigation was to assess the prevalence of postpartum depression in a sample of 101 women and to validate a Portuguese version of the Postpartum Depression Screening Scale (PDSS) in Southern Brazil...
  5. doi Depressive symptoms in crack and inhalant users in Southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    University of Western Sydney and Sydney West Area Health Service, Department of Psychiatry, New South Wales, Australia
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 9:221-36. 2010
    ..These findings underscore the need for more rigorous and extensive screening efforts to detect and treat depressive symptoms in crack and inhalent users...
  6. doi Anxiety symptoms in crack cocaine and inhalant users admitted to a psychiatric hospital in southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 59:360-7. 2013
    ..The occurrence of psychiatric comorbidity among individuals with crack or inhalant dependence is frequently observed. The objective of this study was to investigate anxiety symptoms among crack cocaine and inhalant users in southern Brazil...
  7. doi The Portuguese version of the Postpartum Depression Screening Scale-Short Form
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 36:950-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate the validity and reliability of the short form of the Postpartum Depression Screening Scale in Southern Brazil...
  8. pmc The application of the Drug User Quality of Life Scale (DUQOL) in Australia
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Department of Psychiatry, Western Sydney Local Health District, Blacktown Hospital, PO Box 6010, Blacktown, NSW 2148, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:31. 2012
    ..In this study, the authors report the results of a validation study in which the DUQOL was used for the first time in Australia...
  9. doi Quality of life and adherence to antiretroviral therapy in Southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    a School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    AIDS Care 26:619-25. 2014
    ..Other domains of the WHOQOL-HOV BREF remained unchanged. These results indicate that, in this sample, personal beliefs and spirituality may be relevant subjects to explain sustained levels of adherence to HAART. ..
  10. pmc An assessment of maternal quality of life in the postpartum period in southern Brazil: a comparison of two questionnaires
    Carlos Zubaran
    Western Sydney Area Health Service, Department of Psychiatry, Blacktown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:751-6. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first study that measures maternal quality of life during the postpartum period in Brazil...
  11. ncbi Quality of life and substance use: concepts and recent tendencies
    Carlos Zubaran
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:281-6. 2009
    ..This article reviews the conceptual definitions of QoL as a researchable construct. It also presents the most commonly used questionnaires to evaluate QoL in the context of substance use...
  12. ncbi The use of the computerized version of quality of life and health status questionnaires in a community sample in southern Brazil
    Carlos Zubaran
    Department of Psychiatry, Blacktown Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Sao Paulo Med J 129:36-40. 2011
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