Joan Colom

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trends and predictors of hospitalization, readmissions and length of stay in ambulatory patients with heart failure
    E Frigola-Capell
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, The Netherlands, Instituto Universitario Avedis Donabedian FAD, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain, Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Spain
    Rev Clin Esp (Barc) 213:1-7. 2013
  2. pmc Cross-border care and healthcare quality improvement in Europe: the MARQuIS research project
    R Sunol
    Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, and CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:i3-7. 2009
  3. pmc Implementation of patient safety strategies in European hospitals
    R Sunol
    Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona 08037, Spain
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:i57-61. 2009
  4. pmc Impact of quality strategies on hospital outputs
    R Sunol
    Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona 08037, Spain
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:i62-8. 2009
  5. pmc Results of a sector-wide quality improvement initiative for substance-abuse care: an uncontrolled before-after study in Catalonia, Spain
    Pilar Hilarion
    Avedis Donabedian University Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona UAB, C Provenza 293, pral, Barcelona, Spain
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:26. 2010
  6. pmc Investigating organizational quality improvement systems, patient empowerment, organizational culture, professional involvement and the quality of care in European hospitals: the 'Deepening our Understanding of Quality Improvement in Europe (DUQuE)' proje
    Oliver Groene
    Avedis Donabedian University Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:281. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Good practices for the prevention of alcohol harmful use amongst the elderly in Europe, the VINTAGE project
    Jorge Palacio-Vieira
    Department of Health, Program on Substance Abuse, Generalitat de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 48:248-55. 2012
  8. pmc Implementing training and support, financial reimbursement, and referral to an internet-based brief advice program to improve the early identification of hazardous and harmful alcohol consumption in primary care (ODHIN): study protocol for a cluster rando
    Myrna N Keurhorst
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare IQ Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 114 IQ Healthcare, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 8:11. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Audit-3 and audit-4: effectiveness of two short forms of the alcohol use disorders identification test
    Antoni Gual
    Health and Social Security Department, Program on Substance Abuse, Autonomous Government of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:591-6. 2002

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Trends and predictors of hospitalization, readmissions and length of stay in ambulatory patients with heart failure
    E Frigola-Capell
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, The Netherlands, Instituto Universitario Avedis Donabedian FAD, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain, Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Spain
    Rev Clin Esp (Barc) 213:1-7. 2013
    ..Our aim was to document longitudinal trends in hospitalisations and identify patient-related predictors of hospital admission, re-admission and length of stay in the targeted population...
  2. pmc Cross-border care and healthcare quality improvement in Europe: the MARQuIS research project
    R Sunol
    Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, and CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:i3-7. 2009
    ..This article describes the European context related to healthcare, and its implications for cross-border healthcare in Europe. The background information demonstrates a need for further research and development in this area...
  3. pmc Implementation of patient safety strategies in European hospitals
    R Sunol
    Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona 08037, Spain
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:i57-61. 2009
    ..This study is part of the Methods of Assessing Response to Quality Improvement Strategies (MARQuIS) research project on cross-border care, investigating quality improvement strategies in healthcare systems across the European Union (EU)...
  4. pmc Impact of quality strategies on hospital outputs
    R Sunol
    Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona 08037, Spain
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:i62-8. 2009
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  5. pmc Results of a sector-wide quality improvement initiative for substance-abuse care: an uncontrolled before-after study in Catalonia, Spain
    Pilar Hilarion
    Avedis Donabedian University Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona UAB, C Provenza 293, pral, Barcelona, Spain
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:26. 2010
    ..The objective of this paper is to evaluate the impact of a multidimensional quality improvement initiative in the field of substance abuse care and to discuss potentials and limitations for further quality improvement...
  6. pmc Investigating organizational quality improvement systems, patient empowerment, organizational culture, professional involvement and the quality of care in European hospitals: the 'Deepening our Understanding of Quality Improvement in Europe (DUQuE)' proje
    Oliver Groene
    Avedis Donabedian University Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:281. 2010
    ..Hospitals in European countries apply a wide range of quality improvement strategies. Knowledge of the effectiveness of these strategies, implemented as part of an overall hospital quality improvement system, is limited...
  7. ncbi request reprint Good practices for the prevention of alcohol harmful use amongst the elderly in Europe, the VINTAGE project
    Jorge Palacio-Vieira
    Department of Health, Program on Substance Abuse, Generalitat de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 48:248-55. 2012
    ..There is a lack of information about initiatives aimed at preventing the harmful effects of alcohol amongst the elderly...
  8. pmc Implementing training and support, financial reimbursement, and referral to an internet-based brief advice program to improve the early identification of hazardous and harmful alcohol consumption in primary care (ODHIN): study protocol for a cluster rando
    Myrna N Keurhorst
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare IQ Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 114 IQ Healthcare, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 8:11. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Audit-3 and audit-4: effectiveness of two short forms of the alcohol use disorders identification test
    Antoni Gual
    Health and Social Security Department, Program on Substance Abuse, Autonomous Government of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:591-6. 2002
    ....