M Percudani

Summary

Affiliation: Regione Lombardia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Epidemiology of first- and second-generation antipsychotic agents in Lombardy, Italy
    M Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 38:128-31. 2005
  2. ncbi Antidepressant drug use in Lombardy, Italy: a population-based study
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    J Affect Disord 83:169-75. 2004
  3. ncbi [Antidepressant and antipsychotic drug prescribing in Lombardy]
    Mauro Percudani
    Direzione Generale Sanita, Regione Lombardia, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:59-70. 2006
  4. ncbi Second-generation antipsychotics and risk of cerebrovascular accidents in the elderly
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:468-70. 2005
  5. ncbi Antipsychotic drug prescribing in the elderly is cause for concern
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 19:347-50. 2004
  6. ncbi Antidepressant drug prescribing among elderly subjects: a population-based study
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:113-8. 2005
  7. ncbi Prescribing second-generation antipsychotics and the evolving standard of care in Italy
    C Barbui
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 35:239-43. 2002
  8. ncbi The costs of pharmacological treatment for major depression. The Italian Prospective Multicentre Observational Incidence-Based Study
    R Tarricone
    CERGAS SDA, Università Luigi Bocconi, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacoeconomics 17:167-74. 2000
  9. ncbi Cost and outcome implications of using typical and atypical antipsychotics in ordinary practice in Italy
    Mauro Percudani
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of Legnano, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1293-9. 2003
  10. ncbi Monitoring community psychiatric services in Italy: differences between patients who leave care and those who stay in treatment
    Mauro Percudani
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of Legnano, and Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Br J Psychiatry 180:254-9. 2002

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi Epidemiology of first- and second-generation antipsychotic agents in Lombardy, Italy
    M Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 38:128-31. 2005
    ..This study investigated the age and gender distribution of antipsychotic prescribing in Lombardy, a region of nine million inhabitants in northern Italy...
  2. ncbi Antidepressant drug use in Lombardy, Italy: a population-based study
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    J Affect Disord 83:169-75. 2004
    ..In the present study, we examined the prevalence and distribution of antidepressant prescribing in Lombardy, a northern Italy region of nine million inhabitants...
  3. ncbi [Antidepressant and antipsychotic drug prescribing in Lombardy]
    Mauro Percudani
    Direzione Generale Sanita, Regione Lombardia, Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:59-70. 2006
    ..In the present study we examined the prevalence and distribution of antidepressant and antipsychotic prescribing in Lombardy, a northern Italy region of nine million inhabitants...
  4. ncbi Second-generation antipsychotics and risk of cerebrovascular accidents in the elderly
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:468-70. 2005
    ..12-1.93). These data provide preliminary epidemiological evidence that exposure to SGAs, in comparison with exposure to first-generation antipsychotics, significantly increased the risk of cerebrovascular accidents in the elderly...
  5. ncbi Antipsychotic drug prescribing in the elderly is cause for concern
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 19:347-50. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi Antidepressant drug prescribing among elderly subjects: a population-based study
    Mauro Percudani
    Health Care Directorate, Region of Lombardy, Milan, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:113-8. 2005
    ..In the present study we examined the prevalence and distribution of antidepressant prescribing in Lombardy, a northern Italy region with more than one and a half million elderly inhabitants...
  7. ncbi Prescribing second-generation antipsychotics and the evolving standard of care in Italy
    C Barbui
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 35:239-43. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi The costs of pharmacological treatment for major depression. The Italian Prospective Multicentre Observational Incidence-Based Study
    R Tarricone
    CERGAS SDA, Università Luigi Bocconi, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacoeconomics 17:167-74. 2000
    ..To describe the pharmacological treatment for major depression under the conditions of routine Italian public mental health facilities, assess its costs, and study its main predictors according to a societal perspective...
  9. ncbi Cost and outcome implications of using typical and atypical antipsychotics in ordinary practice in Italy
    Mauro Percudani
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of Legnano, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1293-9. 2003
    ..This study examined the financial and clinical implications of using atypical antipsychotics in the context of community psychiatric care in Italy...
  10. ncbi Monitoring community psychiatric services in Italy: differences between patients who leave care and those who stay in treatment
    Mauro Percudani
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of Legnano, and Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Br J Psychiatry 180:254-9. 2002
    ..Continuity of care has been monitored rarely in Italian community mental health centres...
  11. ncbi Routine outcome monitoring in clinical practice: service and non-service costs of psychiatric patients attending a Community Mental Health Centre in Italy
    Mauro Percudani
    Department of Mental Health, Hospital of Legnano, Via Candiani 2, 20025 Legnano, Milan, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 19:469-77. 2004
    ..This study estimated service and non-service costs in a random sample of patients attending a community psychiatric mental health centre in Italy...
  12. ncbi 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...
  13. ncbi The prevalence of antidepressant and antipsychotic drug prescribing in Lombardy, Italy
    Mauro Percudani
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:92-4. 2005
  14. ncbi Past use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and the risk of cerebrovascular events in the elderly
    Corrado Barbui
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Italy
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:169-71. 2005
    ..31, 95% CI 0.87-1.97). Although the risk of cerebrovascular accidents is a rare but serious event that should carefully be monitored during antidepressant therapy, this study indicated an absence of difference between TCAs and SSRIs...
  15. ncbi Epidemiological impact of antidepressant and antipsychotic drugs on the general population
    Corrado Barbui
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Italy
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:405-10. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi Economic evaluation of antidepressive agents: a systematic critique of experimental and observational studies
    Corrado Barbui
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 23:145-54. 2003
    ..Taken together, available pharmacoeconomic studies indicate that tricyclic drugs and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors have similar cost effectiveness in the health care systems where these comparisons have been made...
  17. ncbi [Proposal for a new funding system for mental health departments. Results from an evaluative multicentre Italian study (I-psycost)]
    Laura Grigoletti
    Dipartimento di Medicina e Sanità Publica, Sezione di Psichiatria e Psicologia Clinica, Universiti di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:295-306. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi Service utilisation and costs of first-contact patients in a community psychiatric service in Italy
    Mauro Percudani
    Department of Mental Health, Hospital of Legnano, Via Candiani 2, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 17:434-42. 2002
    ..Higher treatment costs were positively associated with the presence of previous psychiatric contacts and referral to the CPS by other sources than a general practitioner, and negatively associated with age...
  19. ncbi Head-to-head comparison of the costs of atypical antipsychotics: a systematic review
    Corrado Barbui
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    CNS Drugs 19:935-50. 2005
    ..As healthcare providers in different settings are ultimately the ones who pay for new innovations, it seems appropriate that they commission research into the cost effectiveness of SGAs...
  20. ncbi [Costs and outcome of care in subjects with severe mental disorders]
    Mauro Percudani
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale, Ospedale Civile di Legnano, Legnano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 12:175-86. 2003
    ..The objectives of the paper are the following: i) to describe the activities and the costs of care for patients with severe mental disorders; ii) to evaluate the association between costs, clients' characteristics and outcome measures...
  21. ncbi Worrying patterns of out-patient psychotropic drug prescribing in children and adolescents
    Mauro Percudani
    Psychother Psychosom 74:189-90. 2005
  22. ncbi Effect of second-generation antipsychotics on employment and productivity in individuals with schizophrenia: an economic perspective
    Mauro Percudani
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of Legnano, Via Candiani 2, Legnano, 20025 Milan, Italy
    Pharmacoeconomics 22:701-18. 2004
    ..This will ensure that the economic impact of schizophrenia is most effectively contained...