Ferrán Catalá-López

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Potential sponsorship bias in cost-effectiveness analyses of healthcare interventions: A cross-sectional analysis]
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Valencia Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria INCLIVA y CIBERSAM, Valencia, España Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, España Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute OHRI, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Aten Primaria . 2017
  2. doi request reprint Risk of thromboembolism with thrombopoietin receptor agonists in adult patients with thrombocytopenia: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance, Agencia Espanola de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios AEMPS, Madrid, Spain Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain Electronic address
    Med Clin (Barc) 145:511-9. 2015
  3. pmc The quality of reporting methods and results of cost-effectiveness analyses in Spain: a methodological systematic review
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain
    Syst Rev 5:6. 2016
  4. pmc The pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents: protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain
    Syst Rev 4:19. 2015
  5. doi request reprint [Basic concepts for network meta-analysis]
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    División de Farmacoepidemiología y Farmacovigilancia, Departamento de Medicamentos de Uso Humano, Agencia Espanola de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios AEMPS, Madrid, España Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, España Electronic address
    Aten Primaria 46:573-81. 2014
  6. doi request reprint The national burden of cerebrovascular diseases in Spain: a population-based study using disability-adjusted life years
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance, Spanish Medicines and Healthcare Products Agency AEMPS, Madrid, Spain Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain Electronic address
    Med Clin (Barc) 144:353-9. 2015
  7. pmc Global collaborative networks on meta-analyses of randomized trials published in high impact factor medical journals: a social network analysis
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance, Spanish Medicines and Healthcare Products Agency AEMPS, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med 12:15. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pharmacological treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents: qualitative synthesis of scientific evidence
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, España Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP, Fundación para el Fomento de la Investigación Sanitaria y Biomédica de la Comunitat Valenciana FISABIO, Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Valencia, España Electronic address
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 6:168-77. 2013
  9. pmc When are statins cost-effective in cardiovascular prevention? A systematic review of sponsorship bias and conclusions in economic evaluations of statins
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP FISABIO, Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Valencia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e69462. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Burden of disease in adolescents and young people in Spain
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP, Conselleria de Sanitat, Generalitat Valenciana, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 6:80-5. 2013

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint [Potential sponsorship bias in cost-effectiveness analyses of healthcare interventions: A cross-sectional analysis]
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Valencia Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria INCLIVA y CIBERSAM, Valencia, España Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, España Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute OHRI, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Aten Primaria . 2017
    ..To examine the relationship between the funding source of cost-effectiveness analyses of healthcare interventions published in Spain and study conclusions...
  2. doi request reprint Risk of thromboembolism with thrombopoietin receptor agonists in adult patients with thrombocytopenia: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance, Agencia Espanola de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios AEMPS, Madrid, Spain Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain Electronic address
    Med Clin (Barc) 145:511-9. 2015
    ..Our objective was to update the 2012 meta-analysis examining whether TPOr agonists affect thromboembolism occurrence in adult thrombocytopenic patients...
  3. pmc The quality of reporting methods and results of cost-effectiveness analyses in Spain: a methodological systematic review
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain
    Syst Rev 5:6. 2016
    ..We describe and examine reporting characteristics of methods and results of cost-effectiveness analyses conducted in Spain during more than two decades...
  4. pmc The pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents: protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain
    Syst Rev 4:19. 2015
    ..The objective of this systematic review will be to evaluate the comparative efficacy and safety of pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments in children and adolescents with ADHD...
  5. doi request reprint [Basic concepts for network meta-analysis]
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    División de Farmacoepidemiología y Farmacovigilancia, Departamento de Medicamentos de Uso Humano, Agencia Espanola de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios AEMPS, Madrid, España Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, España Electronic address
    Aten Primaria 46:573-81. 2014
    ..Also, NMA can be relevant to a research or clinical question when many treatments must be considered or when there is a mix of both direct and indirect information in the body of evidence. ..
  6. doi request reprint The national burden of cerebrovascular diseases in Spain: a population-based study using disability-adjusted life years
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance, Spanish Medicines and Healthcare Products Agency AEMPS, Madrid, Spain Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain Electronic address
    Med Clin (Barc) 144:353-9. 2015
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the national burden of cerebrovascular diseases in the adult population of Spain...
  7. pmc Global collaborative networks on meta-analyses of randomized trials published in high impact factor medical journals: a social network analysis
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance, Spanish Medicines and Healthcare Products Agency AEMPS, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med 12:15. 2014
    ..The purpose of this research was to describe and characterize the global collaborative patterns in meta-analyses of randomized trials published in high impact factor medical journals over the past three decades...
  8. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pharmacological treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents: qualitative synthesis of scientific evidence
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, España Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP, Fundación para el Fomento de la Investigación Sanitaria y Biomédica de la Comunitat Valenciana FISABIO, Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Valencia, España Electronic address
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 6:168-77. 2013
    ..To describe the cost-effectiveness analyses of medications launched in Spain for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents...
  9. pmc When are statins cost-effective in cardiovascular prevention? A systematic review of sponsorship bias and conclusions in economic evaluations of statins
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP FISABIO, Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Valencia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e69462. 2013
    ..We examined sponsorship of published cost-effectiveness analyses of statin use for cardiovascular (CV) prevention, and determined whether the funding source is associated with study conclusions...
  10. doi request reprint Burden of disease in adolescents and young people in Spain
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP, Conselleria de Sanitat, Generalitat Valenciana, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 6:80-5. 2013
    ..This article analyses the burden of disease in adolescents and young people in Spain in 2008...
  11. doi request reprint Burden of disease assessment with summary measures of population health for the Region of Valencia, Spain: a population-based study
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública, Valencia, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 140:343-50. 2013
    ..An important input to decision-making and health planning is a consistent and comparative description of the population health status. The purpose of this study was to describe the burden of disease in the Region of Valencia (Spain)...
  12. pmc Prevalence of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder among children and adolescents in Spain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública, Valencia, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 12:168. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to quantify the overall prevalence of ADHD among children and adolescents in Spain by means of a systematic review and meta-analysis...
  13. pmc Coauthorship and institutional collaborations on cost-effectiveness analyses: a systematic network analysis
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública, Valencia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e38012. 2012
    ..Our aim was to characterize the collaborative patterns of CEA conducted over the past two decades in Spain...
  14. doi request reprint Risk of thromboembolism with thrombopoietin receptor agonists in adult patients with thrombocytopenia: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP, Valencia, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 139:421-9. 2012
    ..Due to increasing platelet counts, these drugs may represent a risk for thromboembolic complications. We analyzed whether TPOr agonists affect thromboembolisms occurrence in adult thrombocytopenic patients...
  15. pmc Does the development of new medicinal products in the European Union address global and regional health concerns?
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Fundación Instituto de Investigación en Servicios de Salud, Valencia, Spain
    Popul Health Metr 8:34. 2010
    ..We investigated whether efforts to develop innovative medicines are focusing on the most relevant conditions from a global public health perspective...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Economic evaluation of interventions for infectious diseases in Spain: systematic review and comparative analysis]
    F Catala-Lopez
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Quimioter 24:143-50. 2011
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  17. pmc Burden of disease and economic evaluation of healthcare interventions: are we investigating what really matters?
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública, Valencia, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:75. 2011
    ..We assessed the association between economic evaluations of healthcare interventions published in Spain (1983-2008) and the disease burden in the population...
  18. doi request reprint [Burden of disease in the elderly population in Spain]
    Ricard Gènova-Maleras
    Servicio de Informes de Salud y Estudios, Subdirección de Promoción de la Salud y Prevención, Consejeria de Sanidad, Comunidad de Madrid, Madrid, Espana
    Gac Sanit 25:47-50. 2011
    ..We analyzed the burden of disease in the elderly population in Spain in 2008...
  19. pmc The burden of premature mortality in Spain using standard expected years of life lost: a population-based study
    Ricard Gènova-Maleras
    Primary Care General Directorate, Regional Health Council, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Public Health 11:787. 2011
    ..Standard expected years of life lost (SEYLL) is one of the methods used to assess the time lost due to premature death. This article affords an overview of premature mortality in Spain for the year 2008...
  20. doi request reprint Disability-adjusted Life Years Lost to Ischemic Heart Disease in Spain
    Nerea Fernández de Larrea-Baz
    Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed) 68:968-75. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the burden of ischemic heart disease in 2008 in Spain by calculating disability-adjusted life years...
  21. pmc Cardiovascular and Renal Outcomes of Renin-Angiotensin System Blockade in Adult Patients with Diabetes Mellitus: A Systematic Review with Network Meta-Analyses
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Department of Medicine, University of Valencia INCLIVA Health Research Institute, Valencia, Spain
    PLoS Med 13:e1001971. 2016
    ..We aimed to compare the effects of classes of RAS blockers on cardiovascular and renal outcomes in adults with diabetes...
  22. doi request reprint Network meta-analysis for comparing treatment effects of multiple interventions: an introduction
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance, Spanish Medicines and Healthcare Products Agency AEMPS, Madrid, Spain
    Rheumatol Int 34:1489-96. 2014
    ..Network meta-analyses are highly informative for assessing the comparative effects of multiple competing interventions in clinical practice and are a valuable tool for health technology assessment and comparative effectiveness research. ..
  23. doi request reprint Control of arterial hypertension in Spain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 76 epidemiological studies on 341 632 participants
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP, Valencia, Spain
    J Hypertens 30:168-76. 2012
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiological studies to determine the control of hypertension in Spain over the past decade...
  24. ncbi request reprint Adherence to evidence-based therapies after acute coronary syndrome: a retrospective population-based cohort study linking hospital, outpatient, and pharmacy health information systems in Valencia, Spain
    Gabriel Sanfélix-Gimeno
    Health Services Research Unit, Center for Public Health Research CSISP FISABIO, Valencia, Spain
    J Manag Care Pharm 19:247-57. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, there is still a considerable adherence gap and opportunity for improvement...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Economic evaluation of healthcare interventions during more than 25 years in Spain (1983-2008)]
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    División de Farmacoepidemiología y Farmacovigilancia, Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios, Ministerio de Sanidad y Política Social, Madrid
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 84:353-69. 2010
    ..We analyzed the evolution and the main characteristics of economic evaluations of healthcare interventions done during the period 1983-2008 in Spain...
  26. doi request reprint [Variability in the recommendations for the clinical management of osteoporosis]
    José Sanfélix-Genovés
    Centro Superior de Investigación en Salud Pública CSISP Fundación para el Fomento de la Investigación Sanitaria y Biomédica de la Comunitat Valenciana FISABIO, Valencia, España Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas REDISSEC, Valencia, España Fundación de Investigación del Hospital Clínico Universitario Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria INCLIVA, Valencia, España Electronic address
    Med Clin (Barc) 142:15-22. 2014
    ..Analysis of the variability in the recommendations of the main guidelines and clinical documents for the management of osteoporosis...
  27. pmc The quality of reporting methods and results in network meta-analyses: an overview of reviews and suggestions for improvement
    Brian Hutton
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e92508. 2014
    ..Some have suggested the quality of reporting of network meta-analyses (a technique used to synthesize information to compare multiple interventions) is sub-optimal. We sought to review information addressing this claim...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Spanish National Plan for Scientific Research, Development and Innovation 2008-2011: an opportunity for healthcare research]
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    Investén isciii, Subdirección General de Redes y Centros de Investigación Cooperativa, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Clin 18:147-55. 2008
    ..The present document is an approach to the current Spanish National Plan for R&D&I 2008-2011, which also describes current opportunities for developing research in health care within the Spanish National Health System...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Incidence of breast cancer in women with multiple sclerosis: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational cohort studies]
    Ferrán Catalá-López
    División de Farmacoepidemiología y Farmacovigilancia, Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios, Campezo, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Neurol 51:513-9. 2010
    ..To determine if women with multiple sclerosis (MS) reported an increased risk of breast cancer compared with the general female population...