Carmen Bouza

Summary

Affiliation: Instituto de Salud Carlos III
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of naltrexone and acamprosate in the treatment of alcohol dependence: a systematic review
    Carmen Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Madrid, Spain
    Addiction 99:811-28. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalised osteoporotic vertebral fractures in Spain: analysis of the national hospital discharge registry
    C Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Ministry of Health and Consumer Affairs, Madrid, Spain
    Osteoporos Int 18:649-57. 2007
  3. pmc Physical disease in schizophrenia: a population-based analysis in Spain
    Carmen Bouza
    Health Care Technology Assessment Agency, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Public Health 10:745. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of metformin for treatment of overweight and obesity in adolescents: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis
    Carmen Bouza
    Health Care Technology Assessment Agency, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Obes Facts 5:753-65. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Hospital admissions due to physical disease in people with schizophrenia: a national population-based study
    Carmen Bouza
    Health Care Technology Assessment Agency, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:156-63. 2010
  6. pmc Meta-analysis of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation versus ethanol injection in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Carmen Bouza
    Healthcare Technology Assessment Agency, Carlos III Health Institute, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:31. 2009
  7. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis of Transurethral Needle Ablation in symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
    Carmen Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Ministry of Health and Consumers Affairs, Sinesio Delgado 4, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Urol 6:14. 2006
  8. pmc Efficacy and safety of balloon kyphoplasty in the treatment of vertebral compression fractures: a systematic review
    Carmen Bouza
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Madrid, Spain
    Eur Spine J 15:1050-67. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of modern dressings in the treatment of leg ulcers: a systematic review
    Carmen Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Madrid, Spain
    Wound Repair Regen 13:218-29. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of advanced dressings in the treatment of pressure ulcers: a systematic review
    C Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    J Wound Care 14:193-9. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of naltrexone and acamprosate in the treatment of alcohol dependence: a systematic review
    Carmen Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Madrid, Spain
    Addiction 99:811-28. 2004
    ..To ascertain the efficacy and safety of naltrexone and acamprosate in the treatment of alcohol dependence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalised osteoporotic vertebral fractures in Spain: analysis of the national hospital discharge registry
    C Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Ministry of Health and Consumer Affairs, Madrid, Spain
    Osteoporos Int 18:649-57. 2007
    ..These data provide a basis for assessing the impact of these fractures on the Spanish health-care system and to estimate future care requirements...
  3. pmc Physical disease in schizophrenia: a population-based analysis in Spain
    Carmen Bouza
    Health Care Technology Assessment Agency, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Public Health 10:745. 2010
    ..Physical disease remains a challenge in patients with schizophrenia. Our objective was to determine the epidemiological characteristics and burden of physical disease in hospitalized patients with schizophrenia...
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of metformin for treatment of overweight and obesity in adolescents: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis
    Carmen Bouza
    Health Care Technology Assessment Agency, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Obes Facts 5:753-65. 2012
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of using metformin in overweight and obese adolescents without related morbidity...
  5. doi request reprint Hospital admissions due to physical disease in people with schizophrenia: a national population-based study
    Carmen Bouza
    Health Care Technology Assessment Agency, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:156-63. 2010
    ..To examine nonpsychiatric hospitalizations in people with schizophrenia and to describe the epidemiological features of these admissions...
  6. pmc Meta-analysis of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation versus ethanol injection in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Carmen Bouza
    Healthcare Technology Assessment Agency, Carlos III Health Institute, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:31. 2009
    ..The purpose of this work is to analyse the efficacy and safety of RFA versus that of ethanol injection (PEI), the percutaneous standard approach to treat nonsurgical HCC...
  7. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis of Transurethral Needle Ablation in symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
    Carmen Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Ministry of Health and Consumers Affairs, Sinesio Delgado 4, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Urol 6:14. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to ascertain the efficacy and safety of TUNA in the treatment of BPH...
  8. pmc Efficacy and safety of balloon kyphoplasty in the treatment of vertebral compression fractures: a systematic review
    Carmen Bouza
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Madrid, Spain
    Eur Spine J 15:1050-67. 2006
    ..Better clinical research is required to determine the capacity of BK to avoid the functional and physiological sequelae of VCFs and to define the true role of the technique among the existing therapeutic options...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of modern dressings in the treatment of leg ulcers: a systematic review
    Carmen Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Madrid, Spain
    Wound Repair Regen 13:218-29. 2005
    ..There is insufficient evidence to determine whether the choice of any specific dressing type affects the healing course of these ulcers. Well-conducted trials are warranted to reliably address this question...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of advanced dressings in the treatment of pressure ulcers: a systematic review
    C Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    J Wound Care 14:193-9. 2005
    ..A meta-analysis of published research enabled dressing efficacy to be estimated. Comparisons showed greater efficacy of hydrocolloid dressings but failed to confirm advantages of other advanced dressings compared with conventional ones...
  11. ncbi request reprint Postpolio syndrome: a challenge to the health-care system
    Carmen Bouza
    Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Ministry of Health and Consumer Affairs, Sinesio Delgado 4, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    Health Policy 71:97-106. 2005
    ..This study sought to review research on this syndrome and to draw up some recommendations that might prove useful to the health authorities for decision-making purposes...
  12. doi request reprint Outcomes of new quality standards of follitropin alfa on ovarian stimulation: meta-analysis of previous studies
    Zuleika Saz-Parkinson
    Agencia de Evaluación de Tecnologías Sanitarias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, Madrid, Spain
    BioDrugs 23:37-42. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to perform a meta-analysis of previous studies in order to assess the efficacy and safety of ovarian stimulation using follitropin alfa FbM compared with follitropin alfa filled by international units (FbIU)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Unplanned extubation in orally intubated medical patients in the intensive care unit: a prospective cohort study
    Carmen Bouza
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital General Universitario, Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Heart Lung 36:270-6. 2007
    ..Unplanned endotracheal extubation (UE) is recognized as the most common airway adverse event in the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Withdrawing and withholding life support in the intensive care unit: a Spanish prospective multi-centre observational study
    A Esteban
    Hospital Universitario de Getafe, Carretera de Toledo Km 12, 500, Getafe 28905, Madrid, Spain
    Intensive Care Med 27:1744-9. 2001
    ..To determine how frequently life support is withheld or withdrawn from adult critically ill patients, and how physicians and patients families agree on the decision regarding the limitation of life support...