Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar

Summary

Affiliation: Univ. Tarapac
Country: Chile

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Schizophrenia: Impact on Family Dynamics
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 19:2. 2017
  2. doi request reprint Violent behavior and aggression in schizophrenia: Prevalence and risk factors. A multicentric study from three Latin-America countries
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 178:23-28. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Religion involvement and quality of life in patients with schizophrenia in Latin America
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 51:521-8. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Religion involvement and quality of life in caregivers of patients with schizophrenia in Latin-America
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de septiembre, 2222 Arica, Chile Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res . 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint Needs of Patients with Schizophrenia Among an Ethnic Minority Group in Latin America
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    J Immigr Minor Health . 2016
  6. doi request reprint Objective and subjective burden in relatives of patients with schizophrenia and its influence on care relationships in Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 237:361-5. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Subjective perceptions of cognitive deficits and their influences on quality of life among patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Qual Life Res 24:2753-60. 2015
  8. pmc The relationships between patients' and caregivers' beliefs about the causes of schizophrenia and clinical outcomes in Latin American countries
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 229:440-6. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Beliefs about the causes of schizophrenia among Aymara and non-Aymara patients and their primary caregivers in the Central-Southern Andes
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 61:82-91. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Spanish cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Schizophrenia Quality of Life short-version questionnaire (SQoL18) in 3 middle-income countries: Bolivia, Chile and Peru
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 159:136-43. 2014

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Schizophrenia: Impact on Family Dynamics
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 19:2. 2017
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Violent behavior and aggression in schizophrenia: Prevalence and risk factors. A multicentric study from three Latin-America countries
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 178:23-28. 2016
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Religion involvement and quality of life in patients with schizophrenia in Latin America
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 51:521-8. 2016
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Religion involvement and quality of life in caregivers of patients with schizophrenia in Latin-America
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de septiembre, 2222 Arica, Chile Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res . 2016
    ..Our study found that socio-cultural, economic and clinical factors were associated with caregivers' QoL...
  5. ncbi request reprint Needs of Patients with Schizophrenia Among an Ethnic Minority Group in Latin America
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    J Immigr Minor Health . 2016
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Objective and subjective burden in relatives of patients with schizophrenia and its influence on care relationships in Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Escuela de Psicología y Filosofía, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 237:361-5. 2016
    ..The assessed sample showed a similar pattern of burden to that of caregivers from developed countries; however, the extent of the burden tended to be higher in Chilean caregivers. ..
  7. doi request reprint Subjective perceptions of cognitive deficits and their influences on quality of life among patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Qual Life Res 24:2753-60. 2015
    ..We conducted a cross-sectional survey study of the impact of patients' and clinicians' subjective perceptions of neurocognitive and social cognitive deficits on quality of life...
  8. pmc The relationships between patients' and caregivers' beliefs about the causes of schizophrenia and clinical outcomes in Latin American countries
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 229:440-6. 2015
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Beliefs about the causes of schizophrenia among Aymara and non-Aymara patients and their primary caregivers in the Central-Southern Andes
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 61:82-91. 2015
    ..We focused on three systems of beliefs distinguished in the literature: biological, psychosocial and magical-religious...
  10. doi request reprint Spanish cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Schizophrenia Quality of Life short-version questionnaire (SQoL18) in 3 middle-income countries: Bolivia, Chile and Peru
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 159:136-43. 2014
    ....
  11. pmc Attitudes and burden in relatives of patients with schizophrenia in a middle income country
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    BMC Fam Pract 12:101. 2011
    ..These findings emphasize the need to support the families of patients with schizophrenia in this social context...
  12. pmc Mental health of indigenous school children in Northern Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    BMC Psychiatry 14:11. 2014
    ..Among the Aymara children, the study examines the relations between these symptoms and the degree of involvement with Aymara culture...
  13. pmc Quality of life among caregivers of patients with schizophrenia: a cross-cultural comparison of Chilean and French families
    Laurent Boyer
    Aix Marseille University, EA 3279 Research Unit, 27 Boulevard Jean Moulin, Marseille, 13284, France
    BMC Fam Pract 13:42. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess QoL of the caregivers of individuals with schizophrenia in two countries characterized by different social, economic and cultural conditions, namely Chile and France...
  14. doi request reprint Typology of schizophrenic symptoms and quality of life in patients and their main caregivers in northern Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Depto de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:93-100. 2013
    ....
  15. doi request reprint [Burden of care in Aymara caregivers of patients with schizophrenia]
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 5:191-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this research was to describe the levels of burden in Aymaras caregivers (aborigines who are located on the highlands of Northen Chile) from Schizophrenia patients...
  16. doi request reprint Quality of life of schizophrenia patients of Aymaran ethnic background in the north of Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 5:121-6. 2012
    ..To describe the quality of life of patients of Aymaran descent with schizophrenia and analyse the differences with patients of non-Aymaran descent...
  17. doi request reprint Coping strategies in Aymara caregivers of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:497-501. 2012
    ..This strategy might be related with the worldview they possess, thus the relation with the deities has a meaningful importance in the way of explaining and coping with different phenomena...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life and family functioning in schizophrenia patients]
    Alejandra Caqueo Urízar
    Universiad de Tarapacá, Arica, Chile
    Psicothema 20:577-82. 2008
    ..Future research should study why the variables that explain these levels of quality of life differ...
  19. doi request reprint Satisfaction with mental health services in a Latin American community of carers of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Depto de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Community Ment Health J 45:285-9. 2009
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  20. pmc Quality of life in caregivers of patients with schizophrenia: a literature review
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Department of Philosophy and Psychology, University of Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:84. 2009
    ..Evidence shows that informal caregivers experience negative changes in their quality of life (QOL). The aim of this study is to review the main factors associated with the QOL of caregivers of people with schizophrenia...
  21. doi request reprint Associations between sociocultural pressures to be thin, body distress, and eating disorder symptomatology among Chilean adolescent girls
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    University of Tarapaca, Department of Philosophy and Psychology, Avenida 18 de septiembre, Arica, Chile
    Body Image 8:78-81. 2011
    ..This paper provides information about body distress and associated disturbances, a phenomenon which has seldom been studied in non-Western countries, but which has important health implications...
  22. ncbi request reprint Burden of care in families of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad de Tarapaca, 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Qual Life Res 15:719-24. 2006
    ..Most studies of family burden in schizophrenia have taken place in developed countries. The current study examined family burden and its correlates in a medium income country in South America...