Gemma Vilagut

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital del Mar
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The mental component of the short-form 12 health survey (SF-12) as a measure of depressive disorders in the general population: results with three alternative scoring methods
    Gemma Vilagut
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain
    Value Health 16:564-73. 2013
  2. pmc Health status of the advanced elderly in six European countries: results from a representative survey using EQ-5D and SF-12
    Hans Helmut Konig
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Economics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:143. 2010
  3. pmc Impact of recent life events on the health related quality of life of adolescents and youths: the role of gender and life events typologies in a follow-up study
    Ester Villalonga-Olives
    CIBER en Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Spain
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:71. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Perceived stigma among individuals with common mental disorders
    Jordi Alonso
    Health Services Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 118:180-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Association between annual earnings and mental disorders in Spain: individual and societal-level estimates
    Gabriela Barbaglia
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM, Institut de Recerca Hospital del Mar, 88, Carrer del Doctor Aiguader, E 80003 Barcelona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1717-25. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Perceived need for mental health care and service use among adults in Western Europe: results of the ESEMeD project
    Miquel Codony
    Health Services Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Doctor Aiguader, 80 Barcelona 08003, Spain
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1051-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Measurement and description of underlying dimensions of comorbid mental disorders using Factor Mixture Models: results of the ESEMeD project
    Josue Almansa
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 20:116-33. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The Spanish version of the Warwick-Edinburgh mental well-being scale (WEMWBS) is valid for use in the general population
    Pere Castellvi
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Carrer del Doctor Aiguader, 88, Edifici PRBB, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Life Res 23:857-68. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Adaptation into Spanish of the Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Well-being Scale (WEMWBS) and preliminary validation in a student sample
    María Andrée López
    Department of Experimental and Health Sciences, Pompeu Fabra University UPF, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Life Res 22:1099-104. 2013
  10. pmc Disability mediates the impact of common conditions on perceived health
    Jordi Alonso
    IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Barcelona, Spain Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e65858. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint The mental component of the short-form 12 health survey (SF-12) as a measure of depressive disorders in the general population: results with three alternative scoring methods
    Gemma Vilagut
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain
    Value Health 16:564-73. 2013
    ..To evaluate the performance of the Mental Component of the Short-Form 12 Health Survey, Version 1(SF-12v1), as a screening measure of depressive disorders...
  2. pmc Health status of the advanced elderly in six European countries: results from a representative survey using EQ-5D and SF-12
    Hans Helmut Konig
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Economics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:143. 2010
    ..Due to demographic change, the advanced elderly represent the fastest growing population group in Europe. Health problems tend to be frequent and increasing with age within this cohort...
  3. pmc Impact of recent life events on the health related quality of life of adolescents and youths: the role of gender and life events typologies in a follow-up study
    Ester Villalonga-Olives
    CIBER en Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Spain
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:71. 2010
    ..We assessed the relationship between LEs and HRQoL in a representative sample of Spanish adolescents/youths, focusing on gender differences...
  4. doi request reprint Perceived stigma among individuals with common mental disorders
    Jordi Alonso
    Health Services Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 118:180-6. 2009
    ..Severe mental disorders are associated with social distance from the general population, but there is lack of data on the stigma reported by individuals with common mental disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Association between annual earnings and mental disorders in Spain: individual and societal-level estimates
    Gabriela Barbaglia
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM, Institut de Recerca Hospital del Mar, 88, Carrer del Doctor Aiguader, E 80003 Barcelona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1717-25. 2012
    ..Indirect costs of mental disorders are considerable and include loss of work productivity. We aimed to study the association between personal annual earnings and common mental disorders in Spain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Perceived need for mental health care and service use among adults in Western Europe: results of the ESEMeD project
    Miquel Codony
    Health Services Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Doctor Aiguader, 80 Barcelona 08003, Spain
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1051-8. 2009
    ..This study assessed prevalence and correlates of perceived need for mental health care and its role in help seeking...
  7. doi request reprint Measurement and description of underlying dimensions of comorbid mental disorders using Factor Mixture Models: results of the ESEMeD project
    Josue Almansa
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 20:116-33. 2011
    ..An advantage of latent model-based scores is that the inclusion of additional mental-health dimensional information -- other than diagnostic data -- allows for greater precision within a target range of scores...
  8. doi request reprint The Spanish version of the Warwick-Edinburgh mental well-being scale (WEMWBS) is valid for use in the general population
    Pere Castellvi
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Carrer del Doctor Aiguader, 88, Edifici PRBB, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Life Res 23:857-68. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the validity and reliability of the Spanish version of WEMWBS in the general population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Adaptation into Spanish of the Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Well-being Scale (WEMWBS) and preliminary validation in a student sample
    María Andrée López
    Department of Experimental and Health Sciences, Pompeu Fabra University UPF, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Life Res 22:1099-104. 2013
    ..We aimed to adapt the Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Well-being scale (WEMWBS) into Spanish and to perform a preliminary evaluation of its metric properties...
  10. pmc Disability mediates the impact of common conditions on perceived health
    Jordi Alonso
    IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Barcelona, Spain Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e65858. 2013
    ..We examined the extent to which disability mediates the observed associations of common mental and physical conditions with perceived health...
  11. doi request reprint Use of primary and specialized mental health care for a major depressive episode in Spain by ESEMeD respondents
    Andrea Gabilondo
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatr Serv 62:152-61. 2011
    ..This study described use of services for a major depressive episode and determined factors associated with use in Spain, a country with universal access to care and a relatively low prevalence of depression...
  12. doi request reprint Is ADHD in childhood associated with lifetime hoarding symptoms? An epidemiological study
    Miquel A Fullana
    Institute of Neuropsychiatry and Addictions INAD, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Depress Anxiety 30:741-8. 2013
    ..The aim of the present epidemiological study was to investigate the association between retrospectively reported ADHD symptoms in childhood and lifetime hoarding symptoms...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessing health-related quality of life in patients with heart failure: a systematic, standardized comparison of available measures
    Olatz Garin
    CIBER en Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
    Heart Fail Rev 19:359-67. 2014
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  14. doi request reprint Effects of common mental disorders and physical conditions on role functioning in Spain
    Gabriela Barbaglia
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Barcelona, Spain Pompeu Fabra University UPF, Barcelona, Spain CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain
    Gac Sanit 27:480-6. 2013
    ..To examine the effects of common mental disorders and physical conditions on role functioning in Spain...
  15. doi request reprint Evidence on the global measurement model of the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire
    Olatz Garin
    Health Services Research Group, IMIM Research Institute Hospital del Mar, Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Life Res 22:2675-84. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, its measurement model has never been confirmed. This study aims to fill that gap with a large international sample...
  16. doi request reprint Discriminative capacity of the EQ-5D, SF-6D, and SF-12 as measures of health status in population health survey
    Oriol Cunillera
    CIBER en Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Life Res 19:853-64. 2010
    ..To compare the EQ-5D, SF-6D, and SF-12 in terms of their capacity to discriminate between groups defined by relevant socio-demographic and health characteristics in a general population survey...
  17. ncbi request reprint Population level of unmet need for mental healthcare in Europe
    Jordi Alonso
    Health Services Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Carrer del Doctor Aiguader, 88 E 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Psychiatry 190:299-306. 2007
    ..The high prevalence of mental disorders has fuelled controversy about the need for mental health services...
  18. doi request reprint Multidimensional item response theory models yielded good fit and reliable scores for the Short Form-12 questionnaire
    Carlos G Forero
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Doctor Aiguader 88, E 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:790-801. 2013
    ..To propose a multidimensional item response theory (MIRT) scoring system for the Short Form 12 (SF-12) with good psychometric properties in terms of fit and reliability...
  19. pmc Validation of the "World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule, WHODAS-2" in patients with chronic diseases
    Olatz Garin
    Health Services Research Unit, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:51. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess WHODAS-2 conceptual model and metric properties in a set of chronic and prevalent clinical conditions accounting for a wide scope of disability in Europe...
  20. doi request reprint Association of childhood adversities with the first onset of mental disorders in Spain: results from the ESEMeD project
    Jaime Perales
    Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Deu, Fundació Sant Joan de Déu, Dr Antoni Pujades, 42, 08830, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:371-84. 2013
    ..The present paper studies the prevalence of a wide variety of CAs, as well as their relationship to the onset of mental disorders in a representative sample of a Spanish population...
  21. doi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions in the general population: results from an epidemiological study in six European countries
    M A Fullana
    Anxiety Unit, IAPS, Hospital del Mar and Department of Psychiatry, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 124:291-9. 2010
    ..The prevalence of obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions and their sociodemographic and psychopathological correlates at the population level are unknown...