Marianna Purgato

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Affiliation: University of Verona
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Randomized trials published in Chinese or Western journals: comparative empirical analysis
    Marianna Purgato
    Section of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:354-61. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Bromperidol decanoate (depot) for schizophrenia
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD001719. 2012
  3. doi request reprint What is the WHO essential medicines list?
    M Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci 21:343-5. 2012
  4. pmc Schizophrenia trials conducted in African countries: a drop of evidence in the ocean of morbidity?
    Marianna Purgato
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 6:9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneity: the issue of apples, oranges and fruit pie
    M Purgato
    Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci 21:27-9. 2012
  6. pmc Forty-five years of schizophrenia trials in Italy: a survey
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Italy
    Trials 13:35. 2012
  7. doi request reprint [Randomized trials, systematic reviews, meta-analyses: basic criteria in the world of scientific evidence]
    Marianna Purgato
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Universita di Verona
    Riv Psichiatr 47:21-9. 2012
  8. pmc Using the needs of WHO to prioritise Cochrane reviews: The case of antipsychotic drugs
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:25. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Duloxetine versus other anti-depressive agents for depression
    Andrea Cipriani
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD006533. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Aripiprazole versus haloperidol in combination with clozapine for treatment-resistant schizophrenia: a 12-month, randomized, naturalistic trial
    Andrea Cipriani
    Section of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:533-7. 2013

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Randomized trials published in Chinese or Western journals: comparative empirical analysis
    Marianna Purgato
    Section of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:354-61. 2012
    ..The increasing inclusion of Chinese studies in systematic reviews reinforces the need to check the quality of randomized trials that are meta-analyzed...
  2. doi request reprint Bromperidol decanoate (depot) for schizophrenia
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD001719. 2012
    ..Antipsychotic drugs are the mainstay treatment for schizophrenia. Long-acting depot injections of drugs such as bromperidol decanoate are extensively used as a means of long-term maintenance treatment...
  3. doi request reprint What is the WHO essential medicines list?
    M Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci 21:343-5. 2012
    ..The idea behind the list is that the use of a limited number of well-known and cost-effective medicines may lead to improved long-term medicine supply, lower costs and better health care provision...
  4. pmc Schizophrenia trials conducted in African countries: a drop of evidence in the ocean of morbidity?
    Marianna Purgato
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 6:9. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  5. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneity: the issue of apples, oranges and fruit pie
    M Purgato
    Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci 21:27-9. 2012
    ..In this paper, we describe these three types of heterogeneity and the main statistical approaches to measure heterogeneity...
  6. pmc Forty-five years of schizophrenia trials in Italy: a survey
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Italy
    Trials 13:35. 2012
    ..In addition, we evaluated change over time in three keys aspects: sample size, follow-up duration, and number of outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint [Randomized trials, systematic reviews, meta-analyses: basic criteria in the world of scientific evidence]
    Marianna Purgato
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Universita di Verona
    Riv Psichiatr 47:21-9. 2012
    ..Finally we will describe two standardized tools for assessing quality of evidence, the CONSORT (Consolidated Standards for Reporting of Trials) statement and the GRADE (Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation)...
  8. pmc Using the needs of WHO to prioritise Cochrane reviews: The case of antipsychotic drugs
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:25. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  9. doi request reprint Duloxetine versus other anti-depressive agents for depression
    Andrea Cipriani
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD006533. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Aripiprazole versus haloperidol in combination with clozapine for treatment-resistant schizophrenia: a 12-month, randomized, naturalistic trial
    Andrea Cipriani
    Section of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:533-7. 2013
    ..Long-term studies for patients with resistant schizophrenia are necessary to assess the effectiveness of combination strategies on persisting positive symptoms...
  11. doi request reprint Aripiprazole versus haloperidol in combination with clozapine for treatment-resistant schizophrenia in routine clinical care: a randomized, controlled trial
    Corrado Barbui
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Organization, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Verona, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:266-73. 2011
    ..However, an advantage in the perception of adverse effects with aripiprazole treatment may be meaningful for patients...
  12. doi request reprint Comparative efficacy and acceptability of antimanic drugs in acute mania: a multiple-treatments meta-analysis
    Andrea Cipriani
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Italy
    Lancet 378:1306-15. 2011
    ..We did a multiple-treatments meta-analysis, which accounted for both direct and indirect comparisons, to assess the effects of all antimanic drugs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bromperidol decanoate (depot) for schizophrenia
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Pzz le L A Scuro, 10, Verona, Italy, 37134
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD001719. 2011
    ..Antipsychotic drugs are the mainstay treatment for schizophrenia. Long-acting depot injections of drugs such as bromperidol decanoate are extensively used as a means of long-term maintenance treatment...
  14. doi request reprint Citalopram versus other anti-depressive agents for depression
    Andrea Cipriani
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD006534. 2012
    ..Citalopram, one of the first selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) introduced in the market, is one of these antidepressant drugs that clinicians use for routine depression care...
  15. pmc Making the use of psychotropic drugs more rational through the development of GRADE recommendations in specialist mental healthcare
    Giovanni Ostuzzi
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation, Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Int J Ment Health Syst 7:14. 2013
    ..This paper describes the experience of a working group of psychiatrists who adopted the GRADE approach to develop clinical recommendations on the use of psychotropic drugs in specialist mental healthcare...
  16. pmc Effectiveness of lithium in subjects with treatment-resistant depression and suicide risk: a protocol for a randomised, independent, pragmatic, multicentre, parallel-group, superiority clinical trial
    Andrea Cipriani
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica e Medicina di Comunità, Sezione di Psichiatria e Sezione di Psicologia Clinica, Universita di Verona, Policlinico G, B, Rossi Piazzale L A Scuro, Verona, 10 37134, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 13:212. 2013
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessing risk of bias in randomized controlled trials
    Marianna Purgato
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 19:296-7. 2010
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