José Ma Quintana

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of explicit criteria for total hip joint replacement fixation techniques
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Health Policy 60:1-16. 2002
  2. pmc Predictors of patient satisfaction with hospital health care
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:102. 2006
  3. pmc Development of appropriateness explicit criteria for cataract extraction by phacoemulsification
    José Ma Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:23. 2006
  4. pmc Explicit criteria for prioritization of cataract surgery
    José Ma Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:24. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life and appropriateness of knee or hip joint replacement
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Arch Intern Med 166:220-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Responsiveness and clinically important differences for the WOMAC and SF-36 after hip joint replacement
    J M Quintana
    Hospital de Galdakao, Unidad de Investigacion, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 13:1076-83. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of age and gender on quality-of-life outcomes after cholecystectomy
    J M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Spain
    Qual Life Res 14:815-25. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of total hip joint replacement
    Jose M Quintana
    Hospital de Galdakao, Unidad de Investigacion, Vizcaya, Spain
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:315-21. 2005
  9. pmc Health-related quality of life and appropriateness of cholecystectomy
    José Ma Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Ann Surg 241:110-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness variation in cholecystectomy
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 14:252-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of explicit criteria for total hip joint replacement fixation techniques
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Health Policy 60:1-16. 2002
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  2. pmc Predictors of patient satisfaction with hospital health care
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:102. 2006
    ..We evaluated possible predictors of patient satisfaction in relation to socio-demographic variables, history of admission, and survey logistics...
  3. pmc Development of appropriateness explicit criteria for cataract extraction by phacoemulsification
    José Ma Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:23. 2006
    ..We developed a new appropriateness of indications tool for cataract following the RAND method. We tested the validity of our panel results...
  4. pmc Explicit criteria for prioritization of cataract surgery
    José Ma Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:24. 2006
    ..We developed a prioritization tool for cataract extraction according to the RAND method...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life and appropriateness of knee or hip joint replacement
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Arch Intern Med 166:220-6. 2006
    ..We studied the association between explicit appropriateness criteria for total hip joint replacement (THR) and total knee replacement (TKR) with changes in health-related quality of life of patients undergoing these procedures...
  6. ncbi request reprint Responsiveness and clinically important differences for the WOMAC and SF-36 after hip joint replacement
    J M Quintana
    Hospital de Galdakao, Unidad de Investigacion, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 13:1076-83. 2005
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  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of age and gender on quality-of-life outcomes after cholecystectomy
    J M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Spain
    Qual Life Res 14:815-25. 2005
    ..A gender-related difference exists between what a generic and a disease-specific HRQoL instrument captures when measuring HRQoL improvement after cholecystectomy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of total hip joint replacement
    Jose M Quintana
    Hospital de Galdakao, Unidad de Investigacion, Vizcaya, Spain
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:315-21. 2005
    ..To evaluate the appropriateness of the use of total hip joint replacements...
  9. pmc Health-related quality of life and appropriateness of cholecystectomy
    José Ma Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Ann Surg 241:110-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the relationship among appropriateness of the use of cholecystectomy and outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness variation in cholecystectomy
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 14:252-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the appropriateness of the use of cholecystectomy in patients with nonmalignant diseases in different hospitals using explicit criteria developed by an expert panel...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the psychometric characteristics of the Spanish version of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale
    J M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 107:216-21. 2003
    ..To assess the psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale(HADS)...
  12. pmc Development of explicit criteria for cholecystectomy
    J M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:320-6. 2002
    ..The validity and reliability of panel results using this tool were tested...
  13. ncbi request reprint Translation and validation of the gastrointestinal Quality of Life Index (GIQLI)
    J M Quintana
    Research Unit, Galdakao Hospital, Barrio Labeaga s n 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 93:693-706. 2001
    ..To translate into Spanish and validate the GIQLI, a health related quality of life questionnaire for gastrointestinal diseases...
  14. pmc Predictors of mortality in patients with stable COPD
    Cristobal Esteban
    Pneumology Department, Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1829-34. 2008
    ..To determine which easily available clinical factors are associated with mortality in patients with stable COPD and if health-related quality of life (HRQoL) provides additional information...
  15. doi request reprint Decision trees for indication of cataract surgery based on changes in visual acuity
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Ophthalmology 117:1471-8, 1478.e1-3. 2010
    ..To develop decision trees based on prospectively collected data for determining the appropriateness of cataract extraction...
  16. doi request reprint Waiting time for cataract extraction: Predictive factors and influence on outcomes
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    J Cataract Refract Surg 37:19-26. 2011
    ..To identify variables related to time spent on a waiting list for cataract extraction and the effect of waiting time on some outcomes...
  17. doi request reprint Decision trees for indication of total hip replacement on patients with osteoarthritis
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1402-9. 2009
    ..To develop a decision tree based on health-related quality of life outcomes rather than expert consensus for determining the appropriateness of total hip replacement (THR) among patients with hip OA...
  18. doi request reprint Waiting list management: priority criteria or first-in first-out? A case for total joint replacement
    Antonio Escobar
    Research Unit, Hospital de Basurto, Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:595-601. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to compare real time on waiting list (TWL) with a priority criteria score, developed by our team, in patients awaiting joint replacement due to osteoarthritis...
  19. pmc Predictors of health-related quality-of-life change after total hip arthroplasty
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2886-94. 2009
    ..SF-36 and WOMAC seem to be appropriate tools for predicting THA outcomes. LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Level II, prognostic study. See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  20. doi request reprint Predictors of short-term rehospitalization following discharge of patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia
    Alberto Capelastegui
    Service of Pneumology, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo Centro de Investigacíon Biomedica en Red Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    Chest 136:1079-85. 2009
    ..Among patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), the risk factors for short-term hospital readmission after discharge are unknown...
  21. doi request reprint [Review of the utilization of the RAND appropriateness method in the biomedical literature (1999-2004)]
    Nerea Gonzalez
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Vizcaya, Espana
    Gac Sanit 23:232-7. 2009
    ..To identify and describe studies using the RAND/UCLA method to evaluate the appropriateness of health procedures. This method is a consensus technique that involves several phases to develop appropriateness criteria...
  22. doi request reprint Validation of a prioritization tool for patients on the waiting list for total hip and knee replacements
    Antonio Escobar
    Research Unit, Hospital de Basurto, Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:97-102. 2009
    ..There are several prioritization tools for these kind of patients. A new tool should undergo a standardized validation process. The aim of the present study was to validate a new prioritization tool for primary hip and knee replacements...
  23. doi request reprint Validation and comparison of SCAP as a predictive score for identifying low-risk patients in community-acquired pneumonia
    Pedro P España
    Pneumology Service Hospital Galdakao, E 48960 Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    J Infect 60:106-13. 2010
    ..2) To validate its ability to identifying patients at low risk of death. (3) To compare it against the Pneumonia Severity Index (PSI), and the British Thoracic Society's CURB-65 rules...
  24. doi request reprint Declining length of hospital stay for pneumonia and postdischarge outcomes
    Alberto Capelastegui
    Pneumology Service, Galdakao Hospital, Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    Am J Med 121:845-52. 2008
    ..This study was designed to assess 8-year trends in the duration of hospitalization for community-acquired pneumonia and to evaluate the impact of declining length of stay on postdischarge short-term readmission and mortality...
  25. doi request reprint Prevalence of knee and hip osteoarthritis and the appropriateness of joint replacement in an older population
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Barrio Labeaga s n, 48960 Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    Arch Intern Med 168:1576-84. 2008
    ..Relatively little is known about the prevalence of knee and hip osteoarthritis in the general population...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Patient satisfaction in 4 hospitals of the Basque Health Service]
    Nerea Gonzalez
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo, CIBER en Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Bizkaia, Espana
    Gac Sanit 22:210-7. 2008
    ..To compare patient satisfaction in 4 acute hospitals...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Prioritization of patients on the waiting list for hip and knee replacement: the patients' views]
    Antonio Escobar
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Basurto, Bilbao, Vizcaya España
    Gac Sanit 19:379-85. 2005
    ..This study is part of a wider project whose objective is to design an instrument to prioritize patients on the waiting list for both procedures...
  28. doi request reprint Pneumonia: criteria for patient instability on hospital discharge
    Alberto Capelastegui
    Service of Pneumology, Hospital de Galdakao Usansolo, E 48960 Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    Chest 134:595-600. 2008
    ..A study was undertaken to identify and weigh at the time of hospital discharge simple clinical variables that could predict short-term outcomes in patients with pneumonia...
  29. pmc Validation of a screening questionnaire for hip and knee osteoarthritis in old people
    Jose M Quintana
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:84. 2007
    ..To develop a sensitive and specific screening tool for knee and hip osteoarthritis in the general population of elderly people...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of clinical practice in patients admitted with community-acquired pneumonia over a 4-year period]
    Alberto Capelastegui
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital de Galdakao, Vizcaya, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 42:283-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the evolution of quality of care received by these patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Development of explicit criteria for prioritization of hip and knee replacement
    Antonio Escobar
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Basurto, Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:429-34. 2007
    ..Patients who need elective surgery generally have long waiting times before treatment. We aimed to develop a new prioritization tool for primary hip and knee replacement...
  32. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a clinical prediction rule for severe community-acquired pneumonia
    Pedro P España
    Service of Pneumology, Department of Emergency Medicine, Research Unit, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdako, Bizkaia, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:1249-56. 2006
    ..Objective strategies are needed to improve the diagnosis of severe community-acquired pneumonia in the emergency department setting...
  33. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing change in health-related quality of life after liver transplantation
    Begoña Estraviz
    Servicio Cirugía Gral y Aparato Digestivo, Hospital de Galdakao, Galdakao, Vizcaya, Spain
    Clin Transplant 21:481-99. 2007
    ..To assess health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in patients following liver transplantation and the factors associated with HRQoL variation...
  34. doi request reprint Burden of caregiving amongst family caregivers of patients with eating disorders
    Angel Padierna
    Department of Psychiatry, Galdakao Usánsolo Hospital, Barrio Labeaga s n, Galdakao, 48960, Bizkaia, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:151-61. 2013
    ..Eating disorders (EDs) in a close relative can be particularly stressful for family members...
  35. doi request reprint Impact of hospitalisations for exacerbations of COPD on health-related quality of life
    Cristobal Esteban
    Pneumology Department, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo, Barrio Labeaga s n 48960, Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    Respir Med 103:1201-8. 2009
    ..Hospitalisations for exacerbations of COPD have an independent and negative impact on the evolution of HRQoL, regardless of COPD severity...
  36. doi request reprint Responsiveness and clinically important differences for the VF-14 index, SF-36, and visual acuity in patients undergoing cataract surgery
    Amaia Bilbao
    Fundación Vasca de Innovación e Investigación Sanitarias BIOEF CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Sondika, Bizkaia, Spain
    Ophthalmology 116:418-424.e1. 2009
    ....
  37. pmc BODE-Index vs HADO-score in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Which one to use in general practice?
    Cristobal Esteban
    Pneumology Department, Hospital Galdakao Usansolo, Galdakao, Bizkaia, Spain
    BMC Med 8:28. 2010
    ..Two instruments, the BODE-index (Body mass index, Obstruction, Dyspnea, Exercise capacity) and the HADO-score (Health, Activity, Dyspnea, Obstruction), were compared in the prediction of mortality among COPD patients...