Antonio Lora

Summary

Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Packages of care in the departments of mental health in Lombardy]
    Antonio Lora
    Regione Lombardia Direzione Generale Sanità Struttura Flussi Informativi, Dipartimento di Salute Mentale Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedale Civile di Vimercate, Vimercate, MI
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 11:100-15. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Which community care for patients with schizophrenic disorders? Packages of care provided by Departments of Mental Health in Lombardy (Italy)
    Antonio Lora
    Health Care Directorate, Lombardy Region, Milano, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:330-8. 2007
  3. pmc Service availability and utilization and treatment gap for schizophrenic disorders: a survey in 50 low- and middle-income countries
    Antonio Lora
    Mental Health Department, Lecco General Hospital, Via Dell Eremo 9 11, 23900 Lecco, Italy
    Bull World Health Organ 90:47-54, 54A-54B. 2012
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of severe mental illness in mental health services in Lombardy (Italy)
    Antonio Lora
    Department of Mental Health, Hospital of Desio, Milan, Italy
    Community Ment Health J 43:341-57. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [The treatment of acute psychotic episode: discrepancy between routine practice and evidence. The Project SIEP-DIRECT'S]
    Antonio Lora
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale, Azienda Ospedaliera di Vimercate, Vimercate, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:319-30. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Management of violent behaviour and rapid tranquillisation during acute psychotic episode: discrepancy between routine practice and evidence. The SIEP-DIRECT'S Project]
    Antonio Lora
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale, Azienda Ospedaliera di Vimercate, Vimercate, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:349-57. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint An overview of the mental health system in Italy
    Antonio Lora
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale Azienda Ospedaliera di Vimercate, Servizio Psichiatrico di Diagnosi e Cura, Ospedale di Desio, 20033 Desio Milan, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 45:5-16. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint [An observational study of effectiveness in community residential facilities]
    Antonio Lora
    Unità Operativa di Psichiatria di Desio Milano, Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedale Civile di Vimercate, Desio
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 13:198-208. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Adequacy of treatment for patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders and affective disorders in Lombardy, Italy
    Antonio Lora
    Department of Psychiatry, Azienda Ospedaliera Della Provincia di Lecco, Via Dell Eremo 9 11, 23900 Lecco, Milano 20149, Italy
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1079-84. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint [Packages of care in the departments of mental health in Lombardy]
    Antonio Lora
    Regione Lombardia Direzione Generale Sanità Struttura Flussi Informativi, Dipartimento di Salute Mentale Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedale Civile di Vimercate, Vimercate, MI
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 11:100-15. 2002
    ..The analysis aims to study the packages of care in the public Departments of Mental Health by diagnosis and service utilisation intensity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Which community care for patients with schizophrenic disorders? Packages of care provided by Departments of Mental Health in Lombardy (Italy)
    Antonio Lora
    Health Care Directorate, Lombardy Region, Milano, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:330-8. 2007
    ..The analysis focuses on packages of care provided to 23.602 patients with a ICD-10 diagnosis of schizophrenic disorder and treated in 2001 by the Departments of Mental Health in Lombardy, Italy...
  3. pmc Service availability and utilization and treatment gap for schizophrenic disorders: a survey in 50 low- and middle-income countries
    Antonio Lora
    Mental Health Department, Lecco General Hospital, Via Dell Eremo 9 11, 23900 Lecco, Italy
    Bull World Health Organ 90:47-54, 54A-54B. 2012
    ..To outline mental health service accessibility, estimate the treatment gap and describe service utilization for people with schizophrenic disorders in 50 low- and middle-income countries...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of severe mental illness in mental health services in Lombardy (Italy)
    Antonio Lora
    Department of Mental Health, Hospital of Desio, Milan, Italy
    Community Ment Health J 43:341-57. 2007
    ..The use of the combined criteria of severity and intensity of contact with mental health services in the previous year seems to be able to define severely ill patients adequately...
  6. ncbi request reprint [The treatment of acute psychotic episode: discrepancy between routine practice and evidence. The Project SIEP-DIRECT'S]
    Antonio Lora
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale, Azienda Ospedaliera di Vimercate, Vimercate, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:319-30. 2008
    ..To evaluate the quality of psychiatric care during the acute psychotic episode and the early post-acute period...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Management of violent behaviour and rapid tranquillisation during acute psychotic episode: discrepancy between routine practice and evidence. The SIEP-DIRECT'S Project]
    Antonio Lora
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale, Azienda Ospedaliera di Vimercate, Vimercate, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:349-57. 2008
    ..To evaluate the quality of acute psychiatric care concerning the management of violent behaviour and rapid tranquilization...
  8. ncbi request reprint An overview of the mental health system in Italy
    Antonio Lora
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale Azienda Ospedaliera di Vimercate, Servizio Psichiatrico di Diagnosi e Cura, Ospedale di Desio, 20033 Desio Milan, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 45:5-16. 2009
    ..High quality information is essential to improve mental health care; therefore, it should be systematically collected and extensively used to prime over the next decade a virtuous circle of positive changes...
  9. ncbi request reprint [An observational study of effectiveness in community residential facilities]
    Antonio Lora
    Unità Operativa di Psichiatria di Desio Milano, Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedale Civile di Vimercate, Desio
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 13:198-208. 2004
    ..Evaluation of community residential facilities effectiveness in the Department of Mental Health of Desio (Milan)...
  10. doi request reprint Adequacy of treatment for patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders and affective disorders in Lombardy, Italy
    Antonio Lora
    Department of Psychiatry, Azienda Ospedaliera Della Provincia di Lecco, Via Dell Eremo 9 11, 23900 Lecco, Milano 20149, Italy
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1079-84. 2011
    ..This study assessed whether patients being treated for schizophrenia spectrum and affective disorders in Lombardy receive adequate treatment and sought predictors of adequate treatment...
  11. doi request reprint Persistence with pharmacological treatment in the specialist mental healthcare of patients with severe mental disorders
    Valentino Conti
    Regional Centre for Pharmacovigilance, Lombardy Region, via Rosellini 17, 20124, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 68:1647-55. 2012
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  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 [Explanatory model of the cost variability of treating patients: methodology and results]
    Alessandra Di Maio
    Istituto di Economia Sanitaria, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 11:66-73. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness of hospitalisation in acute psychiatric in-patient units in Lombardy (Italy)]
    Roberto Bezzi
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:233-7. 2006
  15. pmc Evaluation of the WHO Assessment Instrument for Mental Health Systems
    Shekhar Saxena
    Bull World Health Organ 86:E. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint Mental health system and services in Albania
    Dévora Keste
    WHO Country Office Albania
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:194-201. 2006
    ..To describe the mental health system in Albania...
  17. ncbi request reprint Monitoring of mental health systems and services: comparison of four existing indicator schemes
    Shekhar Saxena
    Mental Health Evidence and Research, Dept of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia, Geneva, 1211 Switzerland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:488-97. 2006
    ..Existing public mental health indicator schemes have been developed in or for high-income countries...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and severity]
    Antonio Lora
    A O Ospedale di Vimercate, UOP Desio, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 11:38-52. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint [Research tools]
    Antonio Lora
    A O Ospedale di Vimercate, UOP Desio, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 11:8-14. 2002
  20. ncbi request reprint WHO's Assessment Instrument for Mental Health Systems: collecting essential information for policy and service delivery
    Shekhar Saxena
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, 20 Ave Appia, Geneva 1211, Switzerland
    Psychiatr Serv 58:816-21. 2007
    ..This article provides an overview of the rationale, development process, and potential uses and benefits of WHO-AIMS...