Maica Rodríguez-Sanz

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi Comorbidity index was successfully validated among men but not in women
    Cristina Rius
    Public Health Agency of Barcelona, Epidemiology Service, Plaça Lesseps, 1 08023 Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:796-802. 2008
  2. ncbi [Age as time-scale: an application to the survival analysis of chronic diseases]
    Cristina Rius Gibert
    Agencia de Salud Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 80:657-64. 2006
  3. ncbi [Evaluation of the primary health care reform: preventive practices and inequalities]
    Ferran Daban
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Aten Primaria 39:339-46. 2007
  4. doi Perception of environmental problems and common mental disorders (CMD)
    Katia Rocha
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona ASPB, Pl Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1675-84. 2012
  5. pmc Neighborhood inequalities in adverse pregnancy outcomes in an urban setting in Spain: a multilevel approach
    Irene García-Subirats
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Plaça Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    J Urban Health 89:447-63. 2012
  6. ncbi Socioeconomic position and excess mortality during the heat wave of 2003 in Barcelona
    Carme Borrell
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Pl Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:633-40. 2006
  7. ncbi AIDS mortality before and after the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy: does it vary with socioeconomic group in a country with a National Health System?
    Carme Borrell
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Red de Centros de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 16:601-8. 2006
  8. pmc Cancer mortality inequalities in urban areas: a Bayesian small area analysis in Spanish cities
    Rosa Puigpinós-Riera
    Servei de Sistemes d Informació Sanitaria, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Health Geogr 10:6. 2011
  9. doi Evolution of inequalities in breast and cervical cancer screening in Barcelona: population surveys 1992, 2001, and 2006
    Rosa Puigpinós-Riera
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Oficina Tècnica Programa de Detecció Precodel Càncer de Mama, Pça Lesseps, Barcelona, Spain
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1721-7. 2011
  10. doi Inequalities in the utilization of psychiatric and psychological services in Catalonia: a multilevel approach
    Kátia B Rocha
    Departament de Psicologia Clinica i de la Salut, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona ASPB, Pl Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    Adm Policy Ment Health 40:355-63. 2013

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Publications34

  1. doi Comorbidity index was successfully validated among men but not in women
    Cristina Rius
    Public Health Agency of Barcelona, Epidemiology Service, Plaça Lesseps, 1 08023 Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:796-802. 2008
    ..To validate the prognostic accuracy of a previously proposed comorbidity index using information of a different and separate population-based cohort...
  2. ncbi [Age as time-scale: an application to the survival analysis of chronic diseases]
    Cristina Rius Gibert
    Agencia de Salud Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 80:657-64. 2006
    ..This study is aimed at assessing the resulting differences in the calculation of the relative risk (RR) when the age is used instead of follow-up as a timescale in the chronic diseases survival analysis...
  3. ncbi [Evaluation of the primary health care reform: preventive practices and inequalities]
    Ferran Daban
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Aten Primaria 39:339-46. 2007
    ..Any inequalities of gender, age, or social class in receiving these practices are also assessed...
  4. doi Perception of environmental problems and common mental disorders (CMD)
    Katia Rocha
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona ASPB, Pl Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1675-84. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the relationship between the perception of environmental problems by individuals and the prevalence of common mental disorders (CMD) in Spain...
  5. pmc Neighborhood inequalities in adverse pregnancy outcomes in an urban setting in Spain: a multilevel approach
    Irene García-Subirats
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Plaça Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    J Urban Health 89:447-63. 2012
    ..One of the main challenges in perinatal health continues to be the reduction of adverse pregnancy outcomes in the city...
  6. ncbi Socioeconomic position and excess mortality during the heat wave of 2003 in Barcelona
    Carme Borrell
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Pl Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:633-40. 2006
    ..The excess number of deaths was higher for those with less education. These results suggest that age, gender and educational level were important determinants of excess mortality in the 2003 Barcelona heat wave...
  7. ncbi AIDS mortality before and after the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy: does it vary with socioeconomic group in a country with a National Health System?
    Carme Borrell
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Red de Centros de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 16:601-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to determine whether socioeconomic AIDS mortality inequalities before and after the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) have increased or decreased in a Spanish city where HAART is free...
  8. pmc Cancer mortality inequalities in urban areas: a Bayesian small area analysis in Spanish cities
    Rosa Puigpinós-Riera
    Servei de Sistemes d Informació Sanitaria, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Health Geogr 10:6. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to analyse patterns of cancer mortality and their relationship with socioeconomic deprivation in small areas in 11 Spanish cities...
  9. doi Evolution of inequalities in breast and cervical cancer screening in Barcelona: population surveys 1992, 2001, and 2006
    Rosa Puigpinós-Riera
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Oficina Tècnica Programa de Detecció Precodel Càncer de Mama, Pça Lesseps, Barcelona, Spain
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1721-7. 2011
    ..To describe and compare breast and cervical cancer screening among women in Barcelona in 1992, 2001, and 2006 by social class, age, and screening approach...
  10. doi Inequalities in the utilization of psychiatric and psychological services in Catalonia: a multilevel approach
    Kátia B Rocha
    Departament de Psicologia Clinica i de la Salut, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona ASPB, Pl Lesseps 1, 08023, Barcelona, Spain
    Adm Policy Ment Health 40:355-63. 2013
    ..There is a need to develop policies for reducing inequalities in access by people with public health insurance and living in lower density areas...
  11. ncbi [Socioeconomic inequalities in the provision and uptake of prenatal care]
    Gemma Cano-Serral
    Servicio de Sistemas de Información Sanitaria, Agencia de Salud Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Gac Sanit 20:25-30. 2006
    ..To describe socioeconomic inequalities in the provision and uptake of prenatal care among women in Barcelona (Spain) between 1994 and 2003...
  12. doi Inequalities in health by social class dimensions in European countries of different political traditions
    Albert Espelt
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Epidemiol 37:1095-105. 2008
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  13. doi Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in Barcelona: a study based on census tracts (MEDEA Project)
    Gemma Cano-Serral
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Plaza Lesseps no 1, Barcelona 08023, Spain
    Health Place 15:186-92. 2009
    ..This type of analysis can be useful for planning of public health policy since it allows small areas with high mortality risk to be detected...
  14. doi Recent immigration and adverse pregnancy outcomes in an urban setting in Spain
    Irene García-Subirats
    CIBER in Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Matern Child Health J 15:561-9. 2011
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  15. ncbi Work, family and daily mobility: a new approach to the problem through a mobility survey
    Marta Olabarria
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Gac Sanit 27:433-9. 2013
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  16. ncbi [Prevalence of mental health problems and their association with socioeconomic, work and health variables: Findings from the Spain National Health Survey]
    Kátia Bones Rocha
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Psicothema 22:389-95. 2010
    ..5; women OR 7.1). These results allow the identification of the most vulnerable population groups and may be useful to design interventions...
  17. ncbi Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in 16 European cities
    Carme Borrell
    1Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Public Health 42:245-54. 2014
    ..To explore inequalities in total mortality between small areas of 16 European cities for men and women, as well as to analyse the relationship between these geographical inequalities and their socioeconomic indicators...
  18. pmc Social determinants of prescribed and non-prescribed medicine use
    Ferran Daban
    CIBER Epidemiologia y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain, C Doctor Aiguader, 88 1a Planta, Barcelona 08003, Spain
    Int J Equity Health 9:12. 2010
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  19. ncbi [Trends in social inequalities in pregnancy care in Barcelona (Spain), 1994-97 versus 2000-03]
    Joaquin Salvador
    Servicio de Sistemas de Información Sanitaria, Agencia de Salud Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Gac Sanit 21:378-83. 2007
    ..To describe and compare social inequalities in pregnancy care among pregnant women living in Barcelona (Spain) in 2 periods...
  20. ncbi [Quitting and prevalence of smoking: gender, social class, and primary health care]
    Joan R Villalbí
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Aten Primaria 40:87-92. 2008
    ..To analyse the joint role of social class and primary health care in giving up smoking...
  21. doi Disability among older people in a southern European city in 2006: trends in gender and socioeconomic inequalities
    Albert Espelt
    Public Health Agency of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:927-33. 2010
    ..We wished to describe disability prevalence in people aged >or=65 years in Barcelona in 2006, its trends since 1992, and disability inequalities by gender and socioeconomic position (SEP)...
  22. pmc Trends in inequalities in induced abortion according to educational level among urban women
    Gloria Perez
    Health Information Systems Service, Barcelona Public Health Agency, Barcelona, Spain
    J Urban Health 87:524-30. 2010
    ..The trends identified in this study suggest that policy efforts to reduce unintended pregnancies are failing in Spain. Our study fills an important gap in literature on recent trends in Southern Europe...
  23. ncbi Commentary: approaches, strengths, and limitations of avoidable mortality
    Gloria Perez
    1 Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Plaça Lesseps, 1, Barcelona 08023, Spain 2 Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain 3 CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain 4 Institute of Biomedical Research IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    J Public Health Policy 35:171-84. 2014
    ..To understand health problems and to assess the impact of interventions affecting health requires good, basic, and routine monitoring of health indicators and of socioeconomic determinants of health. ..
  24. doi Socioeconomic inequalities in injury mortality in small areas of 15 European cities
    Mercè Gotsens
    CIBER Epidemiologia y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Institut d Investigació Biomèdica IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Health Place 24:165-72. 2013
    ..The results confirm the existence of socioeconomic inequalities in injury related mortality and reveal variations in their magnitude between different European cities. ..
  25. ncbi Increase in the non-HIV-related deaths among AIDS cases in the HAART era
    Ana M Novoa
    Epidemiology Department, Public Health Agency of Barcelona, Spain
    Curr HIV Res 6:77-81. 2008
    ..To analyze the factors associated with survival and to describe the specific causes of death in a large cohort of individuals with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in the Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) era...
  26. doi Regional inequalities in the use of contraception in Spain: a multilevel approach
    Dolores Ruiz-Muñoz
    Health Information Systems Service, Barcelona Public Health Agency, Lesseps, 1, 08023 Barcelona, Spain
    Health Place 18:408-14. 2012
    ..Inequalities in the use of contraception were observed among women in Spain after accounting for both individual and regional characteristics...
  27. doi Social and economic inequalities in induced abortion in Spain as a function of individual and contextual factors
    Gloria Perez
    1 Health Information Service, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 24:162-9. 2014
    ..The objective was to describe socioeconomic inequalities in the rate of induced abortion in Spain in 2001, jointly evaluating the effects of both regional and individual socioeconomic characteristics...
  28. ncbi [Indicators to monitor the evolution of the economic crisis and its effects on health and health inequalities. SESPAS report 2014]
    Gloria Perez
    Servei de Sistemes d Informació Sanitaria, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, España Departamento de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, España Ciber de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, España Instituto de Investigación Biomédica Sant Pau IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Gac Sanit 28:124-31. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the proposed indicators allow for progress in monitoring the effects of the economic crisis on health and health inequalities in Spain. ..
  29. doi [Trends in social inequalities in health in Catalonia, Spain]
    Carme Borrell
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 137:60-5. 2011
    ..Conversely, inequalities in smoking increased. In Catalonia there are social class inequalities in health, among men and women, that tend to remain stable over the years...
  30. doi [One more step in the study of social inequalities in primary care provision from a population-based perspective]
    M Isabel Pasarín
    Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 137:49-54. 2011
    ..We concluded that factors associated with a better experience are associated with more frequent visits to professionals. We did not detect social inequalities...
  31. pmc Properties of a short questionnaire for assessing primary care experiences for children in a population survey
    Silvina Berra
    Catalan Agency for Health Information, Assessment and Quality, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 11:285. 2011
    ..This work aimed to investigate the validity and reliability of a selection of items from the child short edition (CS) of the PCAT...
  32. doi Distribution of blood concentrations of persistent organic pollutants in a representative sample of the population of Barcelona in 2006, and comparison with levels in 2002
    Miquel Porta
    Hospital del Mar Research Institute IMIM, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 423:151-61. 2012
    ..However, population-representative surveys are scarce and heterogeneous. Reports on time trends in representative samples using the same methods are rare...
  33. pmc Trends in socioeconomic inequalities in cancer mortality in Barcelona: 1992-2003
    Rosa Puigpinós
    Servei de Sistemes d Informació Sanitaria, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 9:35. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to assess trends in cancer mortality by educational level in Barcelona from 1992 to 2003...
  34. doi Determinants of oral contraception use in a southern European setting
    Gloria Perez
    Health Information Systems Service, Barcelona Public Health Agency, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 15:48-53. 2010
    ..To describe the determinants of oral contraceptive (OC) use in Catalonia (Spain) in 2006...