Xavier Vidal

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk of upper gastrointestinal bleeding and the degree of serotonin reuptake inhibition by antidepressants: a case-control study
    Xavier Vidal
    Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Passeig Vall d Hebron 129 139, Barcelona, Spain
    Drug Saf 31:159-68. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of aplastic anemia: a prospective multicenter study
    Eva Montané
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Barcelona, Spain
    Haematologica 93:518-23. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Population-based drug-induced agranulocytosis
    Luisa Ibáñez
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Clinical Pharmacology Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Intern Med 165:869-74. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal bleeding associated with the use of NSAIDs: newer versus older agents
    Joan Ramon Laporte
    Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Drug Saf 27:411-20. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of regular analgesic and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory use and end-stage renal disease
    Luisa Ibáñez
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Kidney Int 67:2393-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of psychostimulant drugs for cocaine dependence
    Xavier Castells
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron and Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, , Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD007380. 2010
  7. doi request reprint An intervention to improve spontaneous adverse drug reaction reporting by hospital physicians: a time series analysis in Spain
    Consuelo Pedrós
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Barcelona, Spain
    Drug Saf 32:77-83. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of methylphenidate for adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a meta-regression analysis
    Xavier Castells
    Psychiatry Department, Hospital Universitari Vall dHebron, Barcelona, Spain
    CNS Drugs 25:157-69. 2011
  9. pmc Reporting randomised clinical trials of analgesics after traumatic or orthopaedic surgery is inadequate: a systematic review
    Eva Montané
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Clinical Pharmacology Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Pg Vall d Hebron, no 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 10:2. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of opiate maintenance therapy and adjunctive interventions for opioid dependence with comorbid cocaine use disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials
    Xavier Castells
    Psychiatry Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:339-49. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Risk of upper gastrointestinal bleeding and the degree of serotonin reuptake inhibition by antidepressants: a case-control study
    Xavier Vidal
    Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Passeig Vall d Hebron 129 139, Barcelona, Spain
    Drug Saf 31:159-68. 2008
    ..We present the results related to the use of antidepressants by the degree of serotonin reuptake inhibition they induce, the selectivity at monoamine transporters and the dose...
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of aplastic anemia: a prospective multicenter study
    Eva Montané
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Barcelona, Spain
    Haematologica 93:518-23. 2008
    ..Aplastic anemia is a rare and severe disease. Its incidence varies considerably worldwide. We aimed at describing the epidemiology of this disease, including the incidence, mortality and survival trends, in a well-defined population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Population-based drug-induced agranulocytosis
    Luisa Ibáñez
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Clinical Pharmacology Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Intern Med 165:869-74. 2005
    ..Since the publication of a major international case-control study on the risk of agranulocytosis associated with the use of medicines in the 1980s, many new drugs have been introduced in therapeutics...
  4. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal bleeding associated with the use of NSAIDs: newer versus older agents
    Joan Ramon Laporte
    Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Drug Saf 27:411-20. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the risk of upper gastrointestinal bleeding associated with NSAIDs and analgesics, with special emphasis on those agents that have been introduced in recent years...
  5. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of regular analgesic and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory use and end-stage renal disease
    Luisa Ibáñez
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Kidney Int 67:2393-8. 2005
    ..In order to examine this association, a case-control study with incident cases of ESRD was carried out...
  6. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of psychostimulant drugs for cocaine dependence
    Xavier Castells
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron and Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, , Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD007380. 2010
    ..Nevertheless promising results exist for methadone maintained dual heroin-cocaine addicts and for some specific drugs such as dexamphetamine and bupropion...
  7. doi request reprint An intervention to improve spontaneous adverse drug reaction reporting by hospital physicians: a time series analysis in Spain
    Consuelo Pedrós
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Barcelona, Spain
    Drug Saf 32:77-83. 2009
    ..Spontaneous reporting of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in hospitals is scarce and several obstacles to such reporting have been identified previously...
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of methylphenidate for adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a meta-regression analysis
    Xavier Castells
    Psychiatry Department, Hospital Universitari Vall dHebron, Barcelona, Spain
    CNS Drugs 25:157-69. 2011
    ..The reasons for this variability have not been comprehensively investigated...
  9. pmc Reporting randomised clinical trials of analgesics after traumatic or orthopaedic surgery is inadequate: a systematic review
    Eva Montané
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Clinical Pharmacology Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Pg Vall d Hebron, no 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 10:2. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine the quality of reporting RCTs on analgesics for postoperative pain after TOS...
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of opiate maintenance therapy and adjunctive interventions for opioid dependence with comorbid cocaine use disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials
    Xavier Castells
    Psychiatry Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:339-49. 2009
    ..To determine the efficacy of Opiate Maintenance Therapy (OMT) and adjunctive interventions for dual heroin and cocaine dependence by means of a meta-analysis...
  11. doi request reprint Antiepileptic drugs and suicide: a systematic review of adverse effects
    Pili Ferrer
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Barcelona, Spain
    Neuroepidemiology 42:107-20. 2014
    ..This systematic review (SR) gives an updated approach to this health issue...
  12. ncbi request reprint Agranulocytosis associated with dipyrone (metamizol)
    Luisa Ibáñez
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Pharmacoepidemiology, Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Institut Catala de la Salut, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 60:821-9. 2005
    ..Reported estimates of the risk of agranulocytosis associated with metamizol have varied by several orders of magnitude. We assessed this association in a large database for the surveillance of blood dyscrasias...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prospective surveillance of acute serious liver disease unrelated to infectious, obstructive, or metabolic diseases: epidemiological and clinical features, and exposure to drugs
    Luisa Ibáñez
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hepatol 37:592-600. 2002
    ..Many drugs have been implicated. Data on its epidemiology are scarce. We performed a population-based prospective study of acute serious liver disease in Catalonia (Spain)...
  14. doi request reprint Efficacy of indirect dopamine agonists for psychostimulant dependence: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Clara Pérez-Mañá
    Unit of Human Pharmacology and Neurosciences, Institut de Recerca de l Hospital del Mar, IMIM Parc de Salut Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    J Subst Abuse Treat 40:109-22. 2011
    ..IDAs appear to be efficacious for reducing psychostimulant use but did not improve retention. Efforts should be undertaken to reduce the risk of bias of clinical trials with psychostimulant-dependent individuals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Case-population studies in pharmacoepidemiology
    Dolors Capellà
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, CSU Vall d Hebron, Pg Vall d Hebron 119 129, Barcelona 08035, Spain
    Drug Saf 25:7-19. 2002
    ..Case-population studies can give approximate risk estimates, but the method should be validated by comparing its results with those of case-control studies...
  16. doi request reprint Pregnancy after treatment of breast cancer in young women does not adversely affect the prognosis
    Octavi Córdoba
    Breast Cancer Unit, Service of Gynecology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Breast 21:272-5. 2012
    ..009). Breast cancer patients presented a high number of unwanted pregnancies. Pregnancy after breast cancer not only did not adversely affect prognosis of the neoplasm but also may have a protective effect...
  17. doi request reprint Pretransplantation liver function impacts on the outcome of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a study of 455 patients
    Pere Barba
    Hematology Departments of Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Autonomous University of Barcelona and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Mas Casanovas 90, Barcelona, Spain
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 17:1653-61. 2011
    ..In conclusion, hepatic dysfunction before allo-SCT is frequent and has an impact on transplantation outcomes. The best indicator of liver dysfunction still has to be determined...
  18. pmc Paracetamol in therapeutic dosages and acute liver injury: causality assessment in a prospective case series
    Mònica Sabaté
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:80. 2011
    ..The aim is to describe the characteristics of patients admitted to hospital with jaundice who had previous exposure to therapeutic doses of paracetamol. An assessment of the causality role of paracetamol was performed in each case...
  19. doi request reprint Randomized Clinical Trial of the Effectiveness of a Home-Based Intervention in Patients With Heart Failure: The IC-DOM Study
    Carlos Brotons
    Unidad de Investigacion, Equipo de Atención Primaria Sardenya, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed) 62:400-8. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether a home-based intervention can reduce mortality and hospital readmissions and improve quality of life in patients with heart failure...
  20. doi request reprint An inter-rater reliability study of the prescribing indicated medications quality indicators of the Assessing Care Of Vulnerable Elders (ACOVE) 3 criteria as a potentially inappropriate prescribing tool
    Antonio San-José
    Internal Medicine Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Multimorbidity and Elderly Patients Group of the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine, Spain Electronic address
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 58:460-4. 2014
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  21. ncbi request reprint Adverse effects of ACE inhibitors in patients with chronic heart failure and/or ventricular dysfunction : meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
    Antonia Agustí
    Fundació Institut Català de Farmacologia Servei de Farmacologia Clínica, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, and Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Drug Saf 26:895-908. 2003
    ..However, there is little systematic information on the tolerability and adverse effects associated with their use in these conditions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of central nervous system stimulant treatment for cocaine dependence: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials
    Xavier Castells
    Psychiatry Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Addiction 102:1871-87. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of central nervous system (CNS) stimulants compared with placebo for the treatment of cocaine dependence...
  23. pmc Preliminary efficacy and safety of an oromucosal standardized cannabis extract in chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
    Marta Duran
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 70:656-63. 2010
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  24. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality and impact of aminoglycosides on outcome in listeriosis in a retrospective cohort study
    Oriol Mitjà
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma, Barcelona, Spain
    J Antimicrob Chemother 64:416-23. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate predictors of mortality and the impact of aminoglycosides on outcome in patients with listeriosis...