Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón

Summary

Affiliation: University of Mainz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Dying with dementia: symptom burden, quality of care, and place of death
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 110:195-202. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Symptom prevalence in the last days of life in Germany: the role of place of death
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:431-7. 2012
  3. pmc Prevalence of diagnosis and direct treatment costs of back disorders in 644,773 children and youths in Germany
    Elke B Ochsmann
    Institute for Occupational and Social Medicine, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:193. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing place of death in Germany
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:893-903. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Preference for place of death in Germany
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
    J Palliat Med 14:1097-103. 2011
  6. pmc End-of-life care in Germany: Study design, methods and first results of the EPACS study (Establishment of Hospice and Palliative Care Services in Germany)
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Obere Zahlbacher Strasse 67, 55131 Mainz, Germany
    BMC Palliat Care 9:16. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Dying in Germany--unfulfilled needs of relatives in different care settings
    Martin Weber
    Interdisciplinary Palliative Care Unit, III, Department of Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, ObereZahlbacher Strasse 67, Mainz, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:542-51. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Identification of possible risk factors for alcohol use disorders among general practitioners in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
    Michael Unrath
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine at the University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13664. 2012
  9. pmc The mental health of primary care physicians in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany: the prevalence of problems and identification of possible risk factors
    Michael Unrath
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 109:201-7. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Commuting accidents in the German chemical industry
    Kirsten Isabel Zepf
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Ind Health 48:164-70. 2010

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Publications10

  1. pmc Dying with dementia: symptom burden, quality of care, and place of death
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 110:195-202. 2013
    ..No detailed information has been available until now about the care setting, circumstances and place of death, symptom burden, and quality of care of persons with end-stage dementia in Germany...
  2. doi request reprint Symptom prevalence in the last days of life in Germany: the role of place of death
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:431-7. 2012
    ..Associations persisted after adjusting for potential confounders...
  3. pmc Prevalence of diagnosis and direct treatment costs of back disorders in 644,773 children and youths in Germany
    Elke B Ochsmann
    Institute for Occupational and Social Medicine, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:193. 2010
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to analyse the prevalence rates and costs of diagnosis of back disorders in childhood and youth...
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing place of death in Germany
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:893-903. 2011
    ..Knowledge about factors influencing the place of death may be very useful for the planning of public health strategies to improve the situation of terminally ill patients...
  5. doi request reprint Preference for place of death in Germany
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
    J Palliat Med 14:1097-103. 2011
    ..We further wanted to assess the congruence between preferred and actual place of death...
  6. pmc End-of-life care in Germany: Study design, methods and first results of the EPACS study (Establishment of Hospice and Palliative Care Services in Germany)
    Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzón
    University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Obere Zahlbacher Strasse 67, 55131 Mainz, Germany
    BMC Palliat Care 9:16. 2010
    ..With this article we focus on the study design and methods of the EPACS-Study. We further report first results regarding several aspects of outpatient end-of-life care...
  7. doi request reprint Dying in Germany--unfulfilled needs of relatives in different care settings
    Martin Weber
    Interdisciplinary Palliative Care Unit, III, Department of Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, ObereZahlbacher Strasse 67, Mainz, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:542-51. 2012
    ..The integration of family members in the dying process and the recognition of their special needs are important factors for the development of high-quality palliative care...
  8. doi request reprint Identification of possible risk factors for alcohol use disorders among general practitioners in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
    Michael Unrath
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine at the University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13664. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to identify possible risk factors for alcohol use disorders among general practitioners (GPs) working in the outpatient sector in the federal German state of Rhineland-Palatinate (RP)...
  9. pmc The mental health of primary care physicians in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany: the prevalence of problems and identification of possible risk factors
    Michael Unrath
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 109:201-7. 2012
    ..Therefore, the objective of the present study was to systematically assess the stress experience and the health situation of German PCPs. One main focus was on mental health...
  10. ncbi request reprint Commuting accidents in the German chemical industry
    Kirsten Isabel Zepf
    Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Ind Health 48:164-70. 2010
    ..The present study identifies specific groups at risk for commuting accidents. The data of the present investigation also underline the need for developing group specific prevention strategies...