Gabriele Prati

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Self-efficacy moderates the relationship between stress appraisal and quality of life among rescue workers
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education, University of Bologna, Italy
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:463-70. 2010
  2. ncbi [Critical incidents and quality of life among rescue workers]
    G Prati
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Educazione, Universita di Bologna
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 31:B5-11. 2009
  3. doi Risk perception of different emergencies in a sample of European firefighters
    Gabriele Prati
    Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Work 45:87-96. 2013
  4. doi The semantic specificity of gestures when verbal communication is not possible: the case of emergency evacuation
    Gabriele Prati
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Psychol 48:762-71. 2013
  5. ncbi [Organizational stressors, exposure to critical incidents and organizational well-being among correctional officers]
    Gabriele Prati
    Facoltà di Scienze Politiche Roberto Ruffilli, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:B33-9. 2011
  6. doi Emotional and behavioural reactions to tremors of the Umbria-Marche earthquake
    Gabriele Prati
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Educazione Giovanni Maria Bertin, Italy
    Disasters 36:439-51. 2012
  7. doi Influenza vaccination: the persuasiveness of messages among people aged 65 years and older
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy
    Health Commun 27:413-20. 2012
  8. doi Compliance with recommendations for pandemic influenza H1N1 2009: the role of trust and personal beliefs
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education, University of Bologna, Via Filippo Re, 6 40126 Bologna, Italy
    Health Educ Res 26:761-9. 2011
  9. ncbi [Family presence during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and other invasive procedures]
    Gabriele Prati
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Educazione dell Università di Bologna, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 32:B43-9. 2010
  10. doi A social-cognitive model of pandemic influenza H1N1 risk perception and recommended behaviors in Italy
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Risk Anal 31:645-56. 2011

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Publications13

  1. doi Self-efficacy moderates the relationship between stress appraisal and quality of life among rescue workers
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education, University of Bologna, Italy
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:463-70. 2010
    ..Results suggest the usefulness of interventions aimed at increasing rescue workers' psychosocial skills...
  2. ncbi [Critical incidents and quality of life among rescue workers]
    G Prati
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Educazione, Universita di Bologna
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 31:B5-11. 2009
    ..The frequency of exposure to critical incidents and the relationship between critical incident exposure and quality of life (Professional Quality of Life Scale, PROQOL, Stamm, 2005)..
  3. doi Risk perception of different emergencies in a sample of European firefighters
    Gabriele Prati
    Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Work 45:87-96. 2013
    ..Along with risk perceptions, we investigated the role of practical experience, perceived training, tenure, and acute stress related to different emergency situations...
  4. doi The semantic specificity of gestures when verbal communication is not possible: the case of emergency evacuation
    Gabriele Prati
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Psychol 48:762-71. 2013
    ..These results are in line with those of Hadar and Pinchas-Zamir (2004), which showed that iconic gestures have higher semantic specificity than conventional gestures. ..
  5. ncbi [Organizational stressors, exposure to critical incidents and organizational well-being among correctional officers]
    Gabriele Prati
    Facoltà di Scienze Politiche Roberto Ruffilli, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:B33-9. 2011
    ..The present study examined the predictors of burnout and psychological well-being in Italian correctional officers...
  6. doi Emotional and behavioural reactions to tremors of the Umbria-Marche earthquake
    Gabriele Prati
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Educazione Giovanni Maria Bertin, Italy
    Disasters 36:439-51. 2012
    ..Respondents describe their emotional reactions as fear, helplessness, worry, and terror. Prosocial behaviour was frequent and looting did not occur. Emotional and cognitive reactions were influenced by environmental and social factors...
  7. doi Influenza vaccination: the persuasiveness of messages among people aged 65 years and older
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy
    Health Commun 27:413-20. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that narrative communication based on EPPM may have a persuasive effect on people aged 65 years or older...
  8. doi Compliance with recommendations for pandemic influenza H1N1 2009: the role of trust and personal beliefs
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education, University of Bologna, Via Filippo Re, 6 40126 Bologna, Italy
    Health Educ Res 26:761-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the relationship between risk perception, worry, control, trust, exposure to an educational campaign, media exaggeration with recommendations for pandemic influenza H1N1 2009...
  9. ncbi [Family presence during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and other invasive procedures]
    Gabriele Prati
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Educazione dell Università di Bologna, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 32:B43-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the policies, preferences, and practices of critical care and emergency personnel for having patients' families present during medical procedures and cardiopulmonary resuscitation...
  10. doi A social-cognitive model of pandemic influenza H1N1 risk perception and recommended behaviors in Italy
    Gabriele Prati
    Department of Education, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Risk Anal 31:645-56. 2011
    ..Perceived coping efficacy and preparedness of institutions were not related to compliance with recommended behaviors...
  11. ncbi [Risk perception, use of PPE and injuries among firefighters]
    Elisa Saccinto
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Educazione dell Università di Bologna, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:B40-6. 2011
    ..To this end a psychosocial perspective is adopted and different dimensions of risk perception are considered...
  12. pmc Resilience among first responders
    Luca Pietrantoni
    Department of Science of Education, University of Bologna, Italy
    Afr Health Sci 8:S14-20. 2008
    ..Emergency rescue personnel can be considered a "high risk" occupational group in that they could experience a broad range of health and mental health consequences as a result of work-related exposures to critical incidents...
  13. doi The influence of knowing someone with HIV/AIDS on preventive behaviors in Italy
    Gabriele Prati
    a Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Cesena, Italy
    AIDS Care 26:292-6. 2014
    ..Knowing someone with HIV/AIDS showed a direct and an indirect effect through HIV/AIDS knowledge on HIV testing. ..