Pedro Plans

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Affiliation: Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Declining hepatitis A seroprevalence in adults in Catalonia (Spain): a population-based study
    Angela Dominguez
    Directorate of Public Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Travessera de les Corts, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 7:73. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of antibodies associated with herd immunity: a new indicator to evaluate the establishment of herd immunity and to decide immunization strategies
    Pedro Plans
    Health Department of Catalonia, General Directorate of Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Decis Making 30:438-43. 2010
  3. pmc Prevalence of protective measles virus antibody levels in umbilical cord blood samples in Catalonia, Spain
    Pedro Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Health Department of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:691-4. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pertussis antibodies in umbilical cord blood samples in Catalonia, Spain
    Pedro Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:1023-5. 2008
  5. pmc Prevention and control of influenza in persons with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    General Direction of Public Health, Travessera Corts, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2:41-53. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of varicella-zoster antibodies in pregnant women in Catalonia (Spain). Rationale for varicella vaccination of women of childbearing age
    P Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    BJOG 114:1122-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of the immunity level achieved with the oral polio vaccine in schoolchildren aged 6 to 12 years of Catalonia (Spain)]
    Pedro Plans Rubió
    Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Generalitat de Catalunya, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:612-4. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of cholesterol-lowering therapies in Spain
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Department of Health, General Direction of Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 6:177-88. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Allocation of resources between smoking cessation methods and lovastatin treatment of hypercholesterolaemia: based on cost effectiveness and the social welfare function
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Evaluation Unit, Department of Health, General Direction of Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Pharmacoeconomics 22:55-69. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Seroepidemiology of varicella-zoster virus infection in Catalonia (Spain). Rationale for universal vaccination programmes
    L Salleras
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Security, Autonomous Government of Catalonia, Spain
    Vaccine 19:183-8. 2000

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Publications18

  1. pmc Declining hepatitis A seroprevalence in adults in Catalonia (Spain): a population-based study
    Angela Dominguez
    Directorate of Public Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Travessera de les Corts, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 7:73. 2007
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  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of antibodies associated with herd immunity: a new indicator to evaluate the establishment of herd immunity and to decide immunization strategies
    Pedro Plans
    Health Department of Catalonia, General Directorate of Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Decis Making 30:438-43. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Prevalence of protective measles virus antibody levels in umbilical cord blood samples in Catalonia, Spain
    Pedro Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Health Department of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:691-4. 2010
    ..5%. The mean measles virus antibody level was 3,406 mIU/ml and increased with maternal age. Measles vaccination was reported by 42% of pregnant women and decreased with age...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pertussis antibodies in umbilical cord blood samples in Catalonia, Spain
    Pedro Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:1023-5. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Prevention and control of influenza in persons with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    General Direction of Public Health, Travessera Corts, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2:41-53. 2007
    ..Research is necessary for new antiviral therapies that could prevent influenza with cost-effectiveness similar to the influenza vaccine...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of varicella-zoster antibodies in pregnant women in Catalonia (Spain). Rationale for varicella vaccination of women of childbearing age
    P Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    BJOG 114:1122-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of antibodies against varicella-zoster virus (VZV) in pregnant women in Catalonia (Spain)...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of the immunity level achieved with the oral polio vaccine in schoolchildren aged 6 to 12 years of Catalonia (Spain)]
    Pedro Plans Rubió
    Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Generalitat de Catalunya, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:612-4. 2006
    ..To evaluate the immunity level achieved with oral polio vaccine in schoolchildren aged 6-12 years of Catalonia (Spain)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of cholesterol-lowering therapies in Spain
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Department of Health, General Direction of Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 6:177-88. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Allocation of resources between smoking cessation methods and lovastatin treatment of hypercholesterolaemia: based on cost effectiveness and the social welfare function
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Evaluation Unit, Department of Health, General Direction of Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Pharmacoeconomics 22:55-69. 2004
    ..To use the social welfare function to decide on allocation of resources between smoking cessation methods and lovastatin treatment of hypercholesterolaemia for the primary prevention of coronary heart disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seroepidemiology of varicella-zoster virus infection in Catalonia (Spain). Rationale for universal vaccination programmes
    L Salleras
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Security, Autonomous Government of Catalonia, Spain
    Vaccine 19:183-8. 2000
    ..These results suggest that the best vaccination strategy in Catalonia would be to add a temporary vaccination programme of pre-adolescents at 12 years to routine vaccination at 15 months...
  11. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of measles, rubella, and mumps antibodies in Catalonia, Spain: results of a cross-sectional study
    A Dominguez
    Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Travessera de les Corts 131 159, 08028, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:310-7. 2006
    ..The level of antibodies necessary to interrupt the transmission of mumps has still not been reached in all age groups...
  12. ncbi request reprint The seroepidemiology of tetanus in Catalonia, Spain
    A Dominguez
    General Directorate of Public Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Microbiol Immunol 196:115-9. 2007
    ..9%) (P < 0.001). These results show that routine vaccination of children is successful. In adults aged > or = 45 years, the prevalence is inadequate and efforts should be made to increase vaccination...
  13. ncbi request reprint Declining prevalence of hepatitis B virus infection in Catalonia (Spain) 12 years after the introduction of universal vaccination
    L Salleras
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Vaccine 25:8726-31. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Changes in the seroepidemiology of hepatitis B infection in Catalonia 1989-1996
    A Dominguez
    Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Security, Barcelona, Spain
    Vaccine 18:2345-50. 2000
    ..003) and in those in the higher social classes (P<0.0001). These decreases can be explained by the improved socioeconomic conditions and, partially, by the routine pre-adolescent and risk group programmes of immunization...
  15. pmc The seroepidemiology of B. pertussis infection in Catalonia, Spain
    A Dominguez
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Security, Autonomous Government of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Epidemiol Infect 126:205-10. 2001
    ..264). Routine revaccination with the acellular vaccine in children over 7 years of age, in adolescents and adults seems a reasonable strategy to prevent the appearance of cases of pertussis in the community...
  16. ncbi request reprint Community-based seroepidemiological survey of HCV infection in Catalonia, Spain
    A Dominguez
    Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Security, Barcelona, Spain
    J Med Virol 65:688-93. 2001
    ..HCV infection affects mainly elderly people in Spain and spares children and adolescents. This suggests that major exposure to HCV may have occurred many years ago, when infection was more widespread than in recent years...
  17. ncbi request reprint Measles immunity and vaccination policy in Catalonia
    A Dominguez
    Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Security, Barcelona, Spain
    Vaccine 17:530-4. 1999
    ..7% at 13-14 years and 98.3% at 15 16 years. These data would suggest the advancement of the administration of the second dose of measles-mumps rubella vaccine to 4 6 years instead of at 11 years...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of vaccination programs through serological studies and distributed vaccines]
    Pedro Plans
    Servei d Avaluació de Programes, Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Barcelona, Espana
    Gac Sanit 19:456-62. 2005
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