Angelo Barbato

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Life satisfaction in a sample of outpatients with severe mental disorders: a survey in northern Italy
    Angelo Barbato
    Department of Mental Health, Azienda Ospedaliera Salvini, Limbiate, Milan, Italy
    Qual Life Res 13:969-73. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of community-based rehabilitation program for people with mental illness who are considered difficult to treat
    Angelo Barbato
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:775-83. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A study of long-stay patients resettled in the community after closure of a psychiatric hospital in Italy
    Angelo Barbato
    Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry Unit, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Psychiatr Serv 55:67-70. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy of couple therapy as a treatment for depression: a meta-analysis
    Angelo Barbato
    Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry Unit, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatr Q 79:121-32. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting discharge of patients from community residential facilities: a longitudinal study from Italy
    Barbara D'Avanzo
    Unit of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:619-28. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Do patients improve after short psychiatric admission?: a cohort study in Italy
    Angelo Barbato
    Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry Unit, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:251-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Measuring clinical change in routine mental health care: differences between first time and longer term service users
    Alberto Parabiaghi
    Unit of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:558-68. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Antidepressants utilization among elderly in Lombardy from 2000 to 2007: dispensing trends and appropriateness
    Alberto Parabiaghi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 67:1077-83. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The mental health system in Lombardy, Italy: access to services and patterns of care
    Antonio Lora
    Department of Mental Health, Desio Hospital, Via Mazzini 1, Desio, Milan, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:447-54. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint [A tool for cross-cultural psychiatry research: a pilot study of adaptation of 12-item Chinese Health Questionnaire (CHQ-12) for Chinese population in Italy]
    Angelo Barbato
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano
    Riv Psichiatr 44:249-57. 2009

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Life satisfaction in a sample of outpatients with severe mental disorders: a survey in northern Italy
    Angelo Barbato
    Department of Mental Health, Azienda Ospedaliera Salvini, Limbiate, Milan, Italy
    Qual Life Res 13:969-73. 2004
    ..However, lack of money and poor sexual life are common concerns of long-term mentally ill. How to address such problems is a major challenge for community psychiatric services...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of community-based rehabilitation program for people with mental illness who are considered difficult to treat
    Angelo Barbato
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:775-83. 2007
    ..Our findings warrant further research based on controlled studies...
  3. ncbi request reprint A study of long-stay patients resettled in the community after closure of a psychiatric hospital in Italy
    Angelo Barbato
    Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry Unit, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Psychiatr Serv 55:67-70. 2004
    ..This study examined the outcomes of all patients who were discharged from an Italian psychiatric hospital into community residences three to four years after discharge...
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy of couple therapy as a treatment for depression: a meta-analysis
    Angelo Barbato
    Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry Unit, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatr Q 79:121-32. 2008
    ..Evidence on efficacy of couple therapy as a treatment for depression is inconclusive. The evidence for improvement in couple relationships may favor the choice of couple therapy when relational distress is a major problem...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting discharge of patients from community residential facilities: a longitudinal study from Italy
    Barbara D'Avanzo
    Unit of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:619-28. 2004
    ..To investigate these issues, we conducted a longitudinal study in 2000-2001 on all the community residential facilities in Lombardy, a large region in North Italy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do patients improve after short psychiatric admission?: a cohort study in Italy
    Angelo Barbato
    Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry Unit, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:251-8. 2011
    ..Information on outcomes of acute inpatient care in routine psychiatric practice is scant. In particular, it is uncertain to what extent short hospitalization can produce clinically meaningful changes...
  7. doi request reprint Measuring clinical change in routine mental health care: differences between first time and longer term service users
    Alberto Parabiaghi
    Unit of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:558-68. 2011
    ..The aims were to assess the feasibility of routinely collecting outcome data in everyday mental health services across Italy and to evaluate clinical change in a cohort of patients stratified by illness duration...
  8. doi request reprint Antidepressants utilization among elderly in Lombardy from 2000 to 2007: dispensing trends and appropriateness
    Alberto Parabiaghi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 67:1077-83. 2011
    ..To investigate the prevalence and incidence of antidepressant (AD) use in the elderly during an 8-year period and to evaluate AD treatment appropriateness...
  9. doi request reprint The mental health system in Lombardy, Italy: access to services and patterns of care
    Antonio Lora
    Department of Mental Health, Desio Hospital, Via Mazzini 1, Desio, Milan, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:447-54. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to evaluate the mental health system in Lombardy by assessing changes in accessibility and patterns of care occurred between 1999 and 2009...
  10. ncbi request reprint [A tool for cross-cultural psychiatry research: a pilot study of adaptation of 12-item Chinese Health Questionnaire (CHQ-12) for Chinese population in Italy]
    Angelo Barbato
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano
    Riv Psichiatr 44:249-57. 2009
    ..The Chinese Health Questionnaire (CHQ-12) is a research instrument, modeled after the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12), aimed at assessing in a culturally appropriate way the psychological distress in Chinese-speaking populations...
  11. doi request reprint The GiSAS study: rationale and design of a pragmatic randomized controlled trial on aripiprazole, olanzapine and haloperidol in the long-term treatment of schizophrenia
    Alberto Parabiaghi
    Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry Unit, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:675-84. 2011
    ..The trial mechanism is now fully functional and working. As of end of February 2011, 260 subjects were randomized by 54 study investigators in 33 out of 43 participating centers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessing reliable and clinically significant change on Health of the Nation Outcome Scales: method for displaying longitudinal data
    Alberto Parabiaghi
    Unit of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:719-25. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Discharges of patients from public psychiatric hospitals in Italy between 1994 and 2000
    Barbara D'Avanzo
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute, Milan, Italy
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 49:27-34. 2003
    ..Psychiatric hospitals in Italy had to be closed under a law dated 1994...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quality assessment of mental health care by people with severe mental disorders: a participatory research project
    Angelo Barbato
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, IRCCS Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156, Milan, Italy
    Community Ment Health J 50:402-8. 2014
    ..The application of the concept of responsiveness to quality improvement may help services to meet consumers' expectations. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Involvement of users and relatives in mental health service evaluation
    Angelo Barbato
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, IRCCS Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy IRIS Postgraduate School of Psychotherapy, Milan, Italy Department of Mental Health of Pistoia, Pistoia, Italy and Department of Mental Health, Azienda Sanitaria Locale AT, Asti, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:479-86. 2014
    ..With stakeholder participation in service evaluation, the present medical framework will need reshaping. ..
  16. pmc Formal and informal help-seeking for mental health problems. A survey of preferences of italian students
    Barbara D'Avanzo
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19 20156 Milan, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 8:47-51. 2012
    ..Help-seeking should be promoted in itself, rather than indicating professionals and professional settings as primary sources of help...
  17. doi request reprint Suicide in Italian children and adolescents
    Rita Campi
    Laboratory for Mother and Child Health, Department of Public Health, Mario Negri Research Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Affect Disord 113:291-5. 2009
    ..Data and statistics on suicide mortality in several countries have been published and discussed over the last few decades but gaps in knowledge are present in the epidemiology of suicide among Italian youths...
  18. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and activities of acute psychiatric in-patient facilities: national survey in Italy
    Giovanni de Girolamo
    Department of Mental Health, AUSL di Bologna, Viale Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Br J Psychiatry 191:170-7. 2007
    ..Legislation in 1978 led to the gradual replacement of mental hospitals in Italy with a full range of community-based services, including facilities for acute in-patient care...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Impact and state of the art of regional healthcare planning and management guidelines in a local health authority of the Lazio region (Italy)]
    Maria Rosaria Priori
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 63:469-78. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint [The management control system of the Roma/C Local Health Authority. Financial year 2004]
    Federica Caruso
    UOC Controllo di Gestione e Budgeting, ASL RM C, Viale dell Arte 68, 00146 Rome
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 62:475-81. 2006
    ..the conversion of ordinary regime hospital beds into day hospital beds; 2. the development of a new model of emergency care aimed at integrating care between the hospital and the community; 3. the need to implement dataware housing...