Ileana Baldi

Summary

Affiliation: CPO Piemonte
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Use of discharge records to define the oncological diagnoses for outpatient radiotherapy patients]
    Eva Pagano
    Epidemiologia dei tumori, Universita di Torino
    Epidemiol Prev 30:132-8. 2006
  2. doi request reprint A high positive predictive value algorithm using hospital administrative data identified incident cancer cases
    Ileana Baldi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Turin and C P O Piemonte, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Via Santena 7, 10126 Turin, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:373-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The economic burden of caregiving on families of children and adolescents with cancer: a population-based assessment
    Eva Pagano
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Città della Salute e della Scienza Hospital, Torino, Italy Childhood Cancer Registry CPO Piemonte, Torino, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:1088-93. 2014
  4. pmc Hospital factors and patient characteristics in the treatment of colorectal cancer: a population based study
    Carlotta Sacerdote
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, CPO Piemonte and University of Turin, Via Santena 7, 10129, Torino, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:775. 2012
  5. pmc Compliance with clinical practice guidelines for breast cancer treatment: a population-based study of quality-of-care indicators in Italy
    Carlotta Sacerdote
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, CPO Piemonte and University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:28. 2013
  6. pmc Hospitalization rates and cost in severe or complicated obesity: an Italian cohort study
    Enrica Migliore
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, CPO Piemonte, CERMS and University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    BMC Public Health 13:544. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Discontinuation of and changes in drug therapy for hypertension among newly-treated patients: a population-based study in Italy
    Giovanni Corrao
    Department of Statistics, Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy
    J Hypertens 26:819-24. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Computing hospitalization rates in presence of repeated events: impact and countermeasures to avoid misinterpretation
    Ileana Baldi
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, C P O Piemonte and University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:316-20. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Heart failure and sudden death in dilated cardiomyopathy: a hidden competition we should not forget about when modelling mortality
    Dario Gregori
    Department of Public Health and Microbiology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:53-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Muscle tenderness in different types of facial pain and its relation to anxiety and depression: A cross-sectional study on 649 patients
    Franco Mongini
    Section Headache Facial Pain, Department of Clinical Pathophysiology, University of Turin, 14 Corso Dogliotti, I 10126 Torino, Italy
    Pain 131:106-11. 2007

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint [Use of discharge records to define the oncological diagnoses for outpatient radiotherapy patients]
    Eva Pagano
    Epidemiologia dei tumori, Universita di Torino
    Epidemiol Prev 30:132-8. 2006
    ..The procedure is based on the record linkage between discharge records (SDO) and outpatients records (PA), in order to obtain clinical information from the diagnosis related to possible admissions of the patients...
  2. doi request reprint A high positive predictive value algorithm using hospital administrative data identified incident cancer cases
    Ileana Baldi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Turin and C P O Piemonte, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Via Santena 7, 10126 Turin, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:373-9. 2008
    ..We have developed and validated an algorithm based on Piedmont hospital discharge abstracts for ascertainment of incident cases of breast, colorectal, and lung cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint The economic burden of caregiving on families of children and adolescents with cancer: a population-based assessment
    Eva Pagano
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Città della Salute e della Scienza Hospital, Torino, Italy Childhood Cancer Registry CPO Piemonte, Torino, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:1088-93. 2014
    ..Therefore, in the present study the economic burden of caregiving on families of children and adolescents (0-19 years of age) with cancer was analysed using administrative data as an alternative to retrospective questionnaires...
  4. pmc Hospital factors and patient characteristics in the treatment of colorectal cancer: a population based study
    Carlotta Sacerdote
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, CPO Piemonte and University of Turin, Via Santena 7, 10129, Torino, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:775. 2012
    ..To that end, indicators of the quality of initial treatment delivered to newly-diagnosed colorectal cancer patients in a North-Western Region of Italy, were investigated using administrative data...
  5. pmc Compliance with clinical practice guidelines for breast cancer treatment: a population-based study of quality-of-care indicators in Italy
    Carlotta Sacerdote
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, CPO Piemonte and University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:28. 2013
    ..The aim of this population-based study was to evaluate the impact of regional guidelines (Piedmont guidelines, PGL) for breast cancer diagnosis and treatment on quality-of-care indicators in the Northwestern Italian region of Piedmont...
  6. pmc Hospitalization rates and cost in severe or complicated obesity: an Italian cohort study
    Enrica Migliore
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, CPO Piemonte, CERMS and University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    BMC Public Health 13:544. 2013
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  7. doi request reprint Discontinuation of and changes in drug therapy for hypertension among newly-treated patients: a population-based study in Italy
    Giovanni Corrao
    Department of Statistics, Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy
    J Hypertens 26:819-24. 2008
    ..To assess rates and determinants of treatment discontinuation of or changes in initial antihypertensive drug therapy in a large cohort of patients from Lombardia (Italy)...
  8. doi request reprint Computing hospitalization rates in presence of repeated events: impact and countermeasures to avoid misinterpretation
    Ileana Baldi
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, C P O Piemonte and University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:316-20. 2008
    ..The admission rate, including both first and recurrent events, is a clear overall measure of hospital utilization, its variability accounting for individual propensity to disease recurrence...
  9. doi request reprint Heart failure and sudden death in dilated cardiomyopathy: a hidden competition we should not forget about when modelling mortality
    Dario Gregori
    Department of Public Health and Microbiology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:53-8. 2008
    ..The goal of the manuscript is to suggest a possible protocol for the analysis of competing risk events, mimicking the common approaches used in the univariate case...
  10. ncbi request reprint Muscle tenderness in different types of facial pain and its relation to anxiety and depression: A cross-sectional study on 649 patients
    Franco Mongini
    Section Headache Facial Pain, Department of Clinical Pathophysiology, University of Turin, 14 Corso Dogliotti, I 10126 Torino, Italy
    Pain 131:106-11. 2007
    ..12 and OR=1.56, 95% CI: 1.10-2.21, respectively). A careful screening for the presence of an underlying psychiatric disorder, either anxiety or depression, should be part of the clinical evaluation in patients suffering from facial pain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Accessibility as a major determinant of radiotherapy underutilization: a population based study
    Eva Pagano
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, CPO Piemonte, University of Turin, Italy
    Health Policy 80:483-91. 2007
    ..A survey was conducted of radiotherapy (RT) resources and utilization in a northwestern Italian Region in order to assess geographical variations in radiotherapy utilization rates, and the effects of infrastructure supply on accessibility...