Bernardo Costa

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [The Framingham function overestimates stroke risk for diabetes and metabolic syndrome among Spanish population]
    B Costa
    Grupo de Investigación en Diabetes y Metabolismo Atención Primaria Reus Altebrat Ambito de Tarragona Terres de l Ebre Institut Català de la Salut Tarragona España
    Aten Primaria 35:392-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint [Continuous glucose monitoring in high-risk subjects for developing type 2 diabetes]
    Bernardo Costa
    Unidad de Investigación en Diabetes y Metabolismo, Atención Primaria Reus Tarragona, Institut Catala de la Salut, Tarragona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:50-2. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Relevance of casual undetected hyperglycemia among high-risk individuals for developing diabetes
    Bernardo Costa
    Diabetes and Metabolism Research Unit, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Care Division, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 78:289-92. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint [Primary prevention of type 2 diabetes using lifestyle intervention on high risk subjects in Catalonia, Spain]
    Bernardo Costa
    Grupo de Investigación en Diabetes y Metabolismo, Atención Primaria, Institut Catala de la Salut, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 128:699-704. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [The effectiveness in type 2 diabetes prevention: a forced landing to reality]
    Bernardo Costa
    Med Clin (Barc) 130:295-7. 2008
  6. pmc Shifting from glucose diagnosis to the new HbA1c diagnosis reduces the capability of the Finnish Diabetes Risk Score (FINDRISC) to screen for glucose abnormalities within a real-life primary healthcare preventive strategy
    Bernardo Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Reus Tarragona Diabetes Research Group, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Health Care Division, Camí de Riudoms 53 55, 43202, Reus, Spain
    BMC Med 11:45. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Delaying progression to type 2 diabetes among high-risk Spanish individuals is feasible in real-life primary healthcare settings using intensive lifestyle intervention
    B Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Diabetes and Metabolism, Catalan Health Institute, Reus, Tarragona Barcelona, Spain
    Diabetologia 55:1319-28. 2012
  8. pmc Rationale and design of the PREDICE project: cost-effectiveness of type 2 diabetes prevention among high-risk Spanish individuals following lifestyle intervention in real-life primary care setting
    Bernardo Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Health Care Division, Reus Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 11:623. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Shifting from glucose diagnostic criteria to the new HbA(1c) criteria would have a profound impact on prevalence of diabetes among a high-risk Spanish population
    B Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Health Care Division, Reus and Barcelona, Spain
    Diabet Med 28:1234-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [Significant incidence of type 2 diabetes on high-risk Spanish population. The IGT Study (2)]
    Bernardo Costa
    Institut Catala de la Salut, Dirección de Atención Primaria Reus Tarragona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 118:287-93. 2002

Collaborators

  • Bonaventura Bolibar
  • Xavier Mundet
  • Jordi Salas-Salvado
  • C Castell
  • J Tuomilehto
  • Monica Bullo
  • Ramon Estruch
  • J Blade
  • Marta Guasch-Ferré
  • Francisco Barrio
  • Joan Josep Cabré
  • Núria Ibarrola-Jurado
  • Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
  • Josep L Llor
  • Judit Saumell
  • Joan L Frigola
  • Marta Baldrich
  • Francisco Martin
  • Teresa Basora
  • Josep M Sabate
  • Maria Teresa García-Vidal
  • Isabel Sánchez-Oro
  • Jordi Daniel
  • Dolors Montañés
  • Josep Basora
  • Ramon Sagarra
  • Jesús Vizcaíno
  • Vanesa Revuelta
  • Rosa Solà
  • Josep L Piñol
  • Josep M de Magriñà
  • Yolanda Ortega
  • Angel Donado-Mazarrón
  • Josep Ma Hernández
  • Irene Pascual
  • Ana Urbaneja

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint [The Framingham function overestimates stroke risk for diabetes and metabolic syndrome among Spanish population]
    B Costa
    Grupo de Investigación en Diabetes y Metabolismo Atención Primaria Reus Altebrat Ambito de Tarragona Terres de l Ebre Institut Català de la Salut Tarragona España
    Aten Primaria 35:392-8. 2005
    ..To estimate stroke risk for diabetes, isolated or associated to metabolic syndrome (MS) according WHO and National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) criteria...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Continuous glucose monitoring in high-risk subjects for developing type 2 diabetes]
    Bernardo Costa
    Unidad de Investigación en Diabetes y Metabolismo, Atención Primaria Reus Tarragona, Institut Catala de la Salut, Tarragona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:50-2. 2006
    ..To assess the relevance of unrecognised hyperglycaemia among high-risk subjects for developing type 2 diabetes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relevance of casual undetected hyperglycemia among high-risk individuals for developing diabetes
    Bernardo Costa
    Diabetes and Metabolism Research Unit, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Care Division, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 78:289-92. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, the longest duration corresponded to the non-fasting period. The CGM evidenced a relevant degree of casual undetected hyperglycaemia among high-risk individuals...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Primary prevention of type 2 diabetes using lifestyle intervention on high risk subjects in Catalonia, Spain]
    Bernardo Costa
    Grupo de Investigación en Diabetes y Metabolismo, Atención Primaria, Institut Catala de la Salut, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 128:699-704. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [The effectiveness in type 2 diabetes prevention: a forced landing to reality]
    Bernardo Costa
    Med Clin (Barc) 130:295-7. 2008
  6. pmc Shifting from glucose diagnosis to the new HbA1c diagnosis reduces the capability of the Finnish Diabetes Risk Score (FINDRISC) to screen for glucose abnormalities within a real-life primary healthcare preventive strategy
    Bernardo Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Reus Tarragona Diabetes Research Group, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Health Care Division, Camí de Riudoms 53 55, 43202, Reus, Spain
    BMC Med 11:45. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Delaying progression to type 2 diabetes among high-risk Spanish individuals is feasible in real-life primary healthcare settings using intensive lifestyle intervention
    B Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Diabetes and Metabolism, Catalan Health Institute, Reus, Tarragona Barcelona, Spain
    Diabetologia 55:1319-28. 2012
    ..To assess the feasibility and effectiveness of an active real-life primary care lifestyle intervention in preventing type 2 diabetes within a high-risk Mediterranean population...
  8. pmc Rationale and design of the PREDICE project: cost-effectiveness of type 2 diabetes prevention among high-risk Spanish individuals following lifestyle intervention in real-life primary care setting
    Bernardo Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Health Care Division, Reus Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 11:623. 2011
    ..The aim of this project was to assess the effectiveness of an active real-life primary care strategy in high-risk individuals for developing diabetes, and then evaluate its efficiency...
  9. doi request reprint Shifting from glucose diagnostic criteria to the new HbA(1c) criteria would have a profound impact on prevalence of diabetes among a high-risk Spanish population
    B Costa
    Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute, Catalan Health Institute, Primary Health Care Division, Reus and Barcelona, Spain
    Diabet Med 28:1234-7. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Significant incidence of type 2 diabetes on high-risk Spanish population. The IGT Study (2)]
    Bernardo Costa
    Institut Catala de la Salut, Dirección de Atención Primaria Reus Tarragona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 118:287-93. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to estimate the incidence of type 2 diabetes among a high risk population with or without impaired glucose tolerance (IGT), analysing the progression to diabetes...
  11. pmc A risk score to predict type 2 diabetes mellitus in an elderly Spanish Mediterranean population at high cardiovascular risk
    Marta Guasch-Ferré
    Human Nutrition Unit, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e33437. 2012
    ..To develop and test a diabetes risk score to predict incident diabetes in an elderly Spanish Mediterranean population at high cardiovascular risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint [The RECORD project. continuous blood glucose monitoring among high risk subjects for developing diabetes in Spanish primary health care]
    B Costa
    Grupo de investigación ITG, SAP Reus Altebrat, Red de investigación en Diabetes, Fundación Jordi Gol i Gurina, Institut Catala de la Salut, Reus, Espana
    Aten Primaria 35:99-104. 2005
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of continuous blood glucose monitoring (CBGM) in order to asses diagnostic procedures and predict glycaemic status in type 2 prediabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Undiagnosed diabetes and impaired glucose metabolism on high risk Spanish population. The IGT study]
    B Costa
    Institut Catala de la Salut, Unidad de Diabetes, Hospital Móra d Ebre, Tarragona
    Med Clin (Barc) 114:601-8. 2000
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint [The selective detection of glucose intolerance and diabetes in primary care. The ITG-Reus (Tarragona) Study. The Glucose Intolerance Research Group]
    B Costa
    Area Básica de Salud Reus 2, Institut Catala de la Salut, Tarragona
    Aten Primaria 22:71-8. 1998
    ..To investigate the number of people with intolerance to glucose (ITG) and undiagnosed diabetes (DM) among primary care users at risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acarbose in ambulatory treatment of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus associated to imminent sulfonylurea failure: a randomised-multicentric trial in primary health-care. Diabetes and Acarbose Research Group
    B Costa
    Grup per a l Estudi de la Diabetis, Catalan Institute of Health Primary Health Care Division, Reus Altebrat, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 38:33-40. 1997
    ..6%) and one with placebo (3.8%), withdrew the study because of the adverse events. Thus, acarbose seems to be a useful option in order to improve HbAlc levels in non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus with imminent sulfonylurea failure...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Type 2 diabetes prevention: education, or medication too?]
    Bernardo Costa
    Med Clin (Barc) 119:613-5. 2002
  17. pmc Metabolic syndrome as a cardiovascular disease risk factor: patients evaluated in primary care
    Joan Josep Cabré
    ABS Reus 1, Camí de Riudoms, 53 55, 43202 Reus, Spain
    BMC Public Health 8:251. 2008
    ..90) and 2.26 (95%CI: 1.48-3.47), respectively. We conclude that MS and concomitant CVD risk is high in ostensibly normal population attending primary care clinics, and this would necessarily impinge on resource allocation in primary care...