Paola Colais

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Affiliation: Agency for Public Health
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Risk adjustment models for interhospital comparison of CS rates using Robson's ten group classification system and other socio-demographic and clinical variables
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Italy
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:54. 2012
  2. pmc Hepatic and extra-hepatic sequelae, and prevalence of viral hepatitis C infection estimated from routine data in at-risk groups
    Annunziata Faustini
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health System Lazio Region, Via S, Costanza 53, 00198, Rome, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 10:97. 2010
  3. ncbi [Air pollution and urgent hospital admissions in nine Italian cities. Results of the EpiAir Project]
    Paola Colais
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:77-94. 2009
  4. doi Air pollution and multiple acute respiratory outcomes
    Annunziata Faustini
    Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 42:304-13. 2013
  5. doi Particulate air pollution and hospital admissions for cardiac diseases in potentially sensitive subgroups
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Via S Costanza 53, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 23:473-81. 2012
  6. ncbi [Methods of statistical analysis to evaluate the short term effects of air pollution in the EpiAir Project]
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:53-63. 2009
  7. pmc The impact of a pay-for-performance system on timing to hip fracture surgery: experience from the Lazio Region (Italy)
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Via Santa Costanza 53, Rome, Lazio Region 00198, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:393. 2013
  8. ncbi [Volume and health outcomes: evidence from systematic reviews and from evaluation of Italian hospital data]
    Laura Amato
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio, Centro Operativo Programma Nazionale Esiti, Network Italiano Cochrane
    Epidemiol Prev 37:1-100. 2013

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Publications8

  1. pmc Risk adjustment models for interhospital comparison of CS rates using Robson's ten group classification system and other socio-demographic and clinical variables
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Italy
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:54. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether adjustment for Robson's Ten Group Classification System (TGCS), and clinical and socio-demographic variables of the mother and the fetus is necessary for inter-hospital comparisons of CS rates...
  2. pmc Hepatic and extra-hepatic sequelae, and prevalence of viral hepatitis C infection estimated from routine data in at-risk groups
    Annunziata Faustini
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health System Lazio Region, Via S, Costanza 53, 00198, Rome, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 10:97. 2010
    ..This paper aims to estimate the prevalence of HCV infection, and the hepatic and extrahepatic sequelae in at-risk groups, using routinely collected data in the Lazio region, Italy...
  3. ncbi [Air pollution and urgent hospital admissions in nine Italian cities. Results of the EpiAir Project]
    Paola Colais
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:77-94. 2009
    ..The association between particulate matter (PM10) and gases (NO2 and O3) and hospital admissions for cardiac, cerebrovascular, respiratory conditions, pulmonary embolism and diabetes has been evaluated...
  4. doi Air pollution and multiple acute respiratory outcomes
    Annunziata Faustini
    Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 42:304-13. 2013
    ..Analysing multiple rather than single respiratory events shows stronger air pollution effects. The temporal relationship between the pollutant increases and hospitalisations or mortality for respiratory diseases differs. ..
  5. doi Particulate air pollution and hospital admissions for cardiac diseases in potentially sensitive subgroups
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Via S Costanza 53, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 23:473-81. 2012
    ..Although numerous studies have provided evidence of an association between ambient air pollution and acute cardiac morbidity, little is known regarding susceptibility factors...
  6. ncbi [Methods of statistical analysis to evaluate the short term effects of air pollution in the EpiAir Project]
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:53-63. 2009
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  7. pmc The impact of a pay-for-performance system on timing to hip fracture surgery: experience from the Lazio Region (Italy)
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Via Santa Costanza 53, Rome, Lazio Region 00198, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:393. 2013
    ....
  8. ncbi [Volume and health outcomes: evidence from systematic reviews and from evaluation of Italian hospital data]
    Laura Amato
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio, Centro Operativo Programma Nazionale Esiti, Network Italiano Cochrane
    Epidemiol Prev 37:1-100. 2013
    ..The assessment of factors, such as volume, that may affect the outcomes of care is one of its objectives...