Luis Salvador-Carulla

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Patterns of mental health service utilisation in Italy and Spain--an investigation using the European Service Mapping Schedule
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    RIRAG PSICOST Research Network, Jerez, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:149-59. 2005
  2. ncbi Intellectual disability: an approach from the health sciences perspective
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability, World Psychiatric Association
    Salud Publica Mex 50:s142-50. 2008
  3. pmc eVITAL: a preliminary taxonomy and electronic toolkit of health-related habits and lifestyle
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Asociación Española para el Estudio Científico del Envejecimiento Saludable AECES, Calle Infante Don Fernando 17, Malaga, 29200 Antequera, Spain
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:379752. 2012
  4. pmc Pattern of healthcare resource utilization and direct costs associated with manic episodes in Spain
    Monica Tafalla
    Medical Department, AstraZeneca, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 10:31. 2010
  5. ncbi The role of ethical banks in health care policy and financing in Spain
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    University of Cadiz, Jerez, Spain
    J Health Care Finance 36:83-9. 2009
  6. ncbi Evaluating mental health care and policy in Spain
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Research Unit, Fundacio Villablanca, Reus, University of Cadiz, Jerez and Red de Investigación en Actividades Preventivas y de Prevención de la Salud redIAPP, Barcelona, Spain
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 13:73-86. 2010
  7. doi Costs of depression in Catalonia (Spain)
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Asociación Científica PSICOST, Cadiz, Spain
    J Affect Disord 132:130-8. 2011
  8. doi Meso-level comparison of mental health service availability and use in Chile and Spain
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Psicost Scientific Association, San Marcos 6, Jerez, Cadiz 11403 Spain
    Psychiatr Serv 59:421-8. 2008
  9. ncbi 'Mental retardation' or 'intellectual disability': time for a conceptual change
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    WPA Section Psychiatry of Mental Retardation Intellectual Disability, Jerez, Spain
    Psychopathology 41:10-6. 2008
  10. pmc The WHO construct of health-related functioning (HrF) and its implications for health policy
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Research Unit, Fundacio Villablanca, Grup pere Mata, Reus, Spain
    BMC Public Health 11:S9. 2011

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Publications27

  1. ncbi Patterns of mental health service utilisation in Italy and Spain--an investigation using the European Service Mapping Schedule
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    RIRAG PSICOST Research Network, Jerez, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:149-59. 2005
    ..Methods for comparing local mental health service systems are needed to allow identification of different patterns of service provision and of inequities within and between countries...
  2. ncbi Intellectual disability: an approach from the health sciences perspective
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability, World Psychiatric Association
    Salud Publica Mex 50:s142-50. 2008
    ..In addition, some recommendations are outlined for improving health care for this population group...
  3. pmc eVITAL: a preliminary taxonomy and electronic toolkit of health-related habits and lifestyle
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Asociación Española para el Estudio Científico del Envejecimiento Saludable AECES, Calle Infante Don Fernando 17, Malaga, 29200 Antequera, Spain
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:379752. 2012
    ..To create a preliminary taxonomy and related toolkit of health-related habits (HrH) following a person-centered approach with a focus on primary care...
  4. pmc Pattern of healthcare resource utilization and direct costs associated with manic episodes in Spain
    Monica Tafalla
    Medical Department, AstraZeneca, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 10:31. 2010
    ..The aim of this observational study was to evaluate healthcare resource utilization and the associated direct cost in patients with manic episodes in the Spanish setting...
  5. ncbi The role of ethical banks in health care policy and financing in Spain
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    University of Cadiz, Jerez, Spain
    J Health Care Finance 36:83-9. 2009
    ..However there is no information on the scientific literature on this source of health care financing...
  6. ncbi Evaluating mental health care and policy in Spain
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Research Unit, Fundacio Villablanca, Reus, University of Cadiz, Jerez and Red de Investigación en Actividades Preventivas y de Prevención de la Salud redIAPP, Barcelona, Spain
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 13:73-86. 2010
    ..Evidence informed policy aims to make use of a wide range of relevant data, taking into account past experience and local culture and context...
  7. doi Costs of depression in Catalonia (Spain)
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Asociación Científica PSICOST, Cadiz, Spain
    J Affect Disord 132:130-8. 2011
    ..To estimate the cost of depression for the adult population in Catalonia (Spain) for 2006...
  8. doi Meso-level comparison of mental health service availability and use in Chile and Spain
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Psicost Scientific Association, San Marcos 6, Jerez, Cadiz 11403 Spain
    Psychiatr Serv 59:421-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe mental health care in catchment health areas in Chile and Spain in order to complement information reported at the macro-level (countries or regions)...
  9. ncbi 'Mental retardation' or 'intellectual disability': time for a conceptual change
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    WPA Section Psychiatry of Mental Retardation Intellectual Disability, Jerez, Spain
    Psychopathology 41:10-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this overview is twofold: (1) to provide a conceptual background and framing on the ID/MR field to other psychiatrists, and (2) to provide a nosology-based perspective to the debate on the name and concept of MR/ID...
  10. pmc The WHO construct of health-related functioning (HrF) and its implications for health policy
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Research Unit, Fundacio Villablanca, Grup pere Mata, Reus, Spain
    BMC Public Health 11:S9. 2011
    ..This review aims to provide a description of the ICF/HrF to contextualise ICF/HrF in relation to other approaches to health functioning and to describe its application in policy and legislation with a special focus on Spain...
  11. ncbi Use of an operational model of community care to assess technical efficiency and benchmarking of small mental health areas in Spain
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    PSICOST RIRAG Research Association, Plaza San Marcos 6, Jerez 11403, Spain
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 10:87-100. 2007
    ..Little is known on the efficiency of mental health care in small health areas (SHA) particularly where care is organised in sectors and information is incomplete...
  12. ncbi Treatment adequacy of anxiety and depressive disorders: primary versus specialised care in Spain
    Anna Fernandez
    Sant Joan de Deu SSM, Fundació Sant Joan de Déu, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 96:9-20. 2006
    ..This study aimed to describe the adequacy of treatment for Anxiety and Depressive disorders in Spain, how this differs between providers (primary versus specialised care) and which factors are associated with appropriate care...
  13. ncbi Adjustment disorders in primary care: prevalence, recognition and use of services
    Anna Fernandez
    Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Deu, Research and Development Unit, Fundació Sant Joan de Déu, Dr Antoni Pujadas 42, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Psychiatry 201:137-42. 2012
    ..Within the ICD and DSM review processes there is growing debate on the future classification and status of adjustment disorders, even though evidence on this clinical entity is scant, particularly outside specialised care...
  14. doi Burden of chronic physical conditions and mental disorders in primary care
    Anna Fernandez
    Sant Joan de Deu SSM, Fundació Sant Joan de Déu, Research and Development Unit, Dr Antoni Pujadas, 42, 08830 Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Psychiatry 196:302-9. 2010
    ..The World Health Organization (WHO) has stated that the three leading causes of burden of disease in 2030 are projected to include HIV/AIDS, unipolar depression and ischaemic heart disease...
  15. doi An integrative cross-design synthesis approach to estimate the cost of illness: an applied case to the cost of depression in Catalonia
    Murielle Bendeck
    Asociación Científica PSICOST, Cadiz, Spain
    J Ment Health 22:135-54. 2013
    ..Cost of illness (COI) studies are carried out under conditions of uncertainty and with incomplete information. There are concerns regarding their generalisability, accuracy and usability in evidence-informed care...
  16. doi Spatial analysis to identify hotspots of prevalence of schizophrenia
    Berta Moreno
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Malaga, Malaga, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:782-91. 2008
    ..The geographical distribution of mental health disorders is useful information for epidemiological research and health services planning...
  17. doi Factor structure, internal consistency and construct validity of the Sheehan Disability Scale in a Spanish primary care sample
    Juan V Luciano
    Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Deu, Mental, Fundación Sant Joan de Déu, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:895-901. 2010
    ..The main objective of the present study was to examine the factor structure, reliability and construct validity of the SDS in a wide Spanish sample of primary care (PC) patients...
  18. doi Life satisfaction in persons with intellectual disabilities
    Ramona Lucas-Carrasco
    Department of Methodology and Behavioural Sciences, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Res Dev Disabil 33:1103-9. 2012
    ..It might be a promising tool to use, with other outcome measures, in appraising persons with ID in different services and types of care; also, it might guide policymakers on the implementation of policies for persons with ID...
  19. ncbi The SOHO (Schizophrenia Outpatient Health Outcome) study: implications for the treatment of schizophrenia
    Josep Maria Haro
    Sant Joan de Deu SSM, Fundació Sant Joan de Déu, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    CNS Drugs 20:293-301. 2006
    ..This important information is likely to impact on the future use of antipsychotics and will assist clinicians in refining the use of these drugs and improving the outcome of patients to whom they are prescribed...
  20. ncbi [Health among persons with intellectual disability in Spain: the European POMONA-II study]
    Rafael Martinez-Leal
    UNIVIDD, Unidad de Investigación en Discapacidad Intelectual y Trastornos del Desarrollo, Fundación Villablanca, Grup pere Mata, Reus, Tarragona, Espana
    Rev Neurol 53:406-14. 2011
    ..International studies show that both the pattern of health and the healthcare provided for persons with intellectual disability (ID) and the general population are different...
  21. doi Borderline intellectual functioning: consensus and good practice guidelines
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Unidad de Investigación en Discapacidad Intelectual y Trastornos del Desarrollo, Fundacio Villablanca, IISPV, CIBERSAM, Reus, Espana
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 6:109-20. 2013
    ..In spite of its magnitude, its prevalence cannot be quantified and its diagnosis has not yet been defined...
  22. pmc Integrating clinicians, knowledge and data: expert-based cooperative analysis in healthcare decision support
    Karina Gibert
    Department of Statistics and Operations Research Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, 08034, Spain
    Health Res Policy Syst 8:28. 2010
    ..Decision support in health systems is a highly difficult task, due to the inherent complexity of the process and structures involved...
  23. ncbi Methodological advances in unit cost calculation of psychiatric residential care in Spain
    Karen Moreno
    Department of Business Administration, Public University of Navarre, Navarre, Spain
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 11:79-88. 2008
    ..The care of the severe mentally ill who need intensive support for their daily living (dependent persons), accounts for an increasingly large proportion of public expenditure in many European countries...
  24. ncbi [Comment. The economics of mental health in Spain. An unsolved issue?]
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Asociación Científica PSICOST, Madrid, España Mental Health Economics European Network
    Gac Sanit 21:314-5. 2007
  25. ncbi Intellectual disability: an unresolved world health challenge
    Luis Salvador-Carulla
    Salud Publica Mex 50:s122-3. 2008
  26. ncbi An analysis of the costs of treating schizophrenia in Spain: a hierarchical Bayesian approach
    Francisco José Vázquez-Polo
    Departamento de Metodos Cuantitativos en Economia y Gestion Facultad de Ciencias Economicas y Empresariales, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 35017 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 8:153-65. 2005
    ..Previous cost of illness analyses may have disregarded geographical aspects relevant for resource consumption and unit cost calculation...
  27. ncbi Indicators predicting use of mental health services in Piedmont, Italy
    Giuseppe Tibaldi
    Centro Studi e Ricerche in Psichiatria, Via Leoncavallo 2, 10154 Torino, Italy
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 8:95-106. 2005
    ..The European Psychiatric Care Assessment Team (EPCAT) standardized methodology allows for an evidence-based comparison of mental health systems between geographical areas...