Iosief Abraha

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi A systematic review found that deviations from intention-to-treat are common in randomized trials and systematic reviews
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol . 2017
  2. ncbi Non-Pharmacological Interventions to Prevent or Treat Delirium in Older Patients: Clinical Practice Recommendations The SENATOR-ONTOP Series
    I Abraha
    Y Iosief Abraha, Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging IRCCS INRCA, Ancona, Italy, E mail IA
    J Nutr Health Aging 20:927-936. 2016
  3. pmc Deviation from intention to treat analysis in randomised trials and treatment effect estimates: meta-epidemiological study
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Department of Epidemiology, 06124 Perugia, Italy
    BMJ 350:h2445. 2015
  4. ncbi Statin compliance in the Umbrian population
    Iosief Abraha
    Assessorato alla Sanità, Regione Umbria, Epidemiology Department, via Mario Angeloni, 06124 Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:659-61. 2003
  5. pmc Modified intention to treat reporting in randomised controlled trials: systematic review
    Iosief Abraha
    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Via Mario Angeloni 61, 06123 Perugia, Italy
    BMJ 340:c2697. 2010
  6. pmc Validity of ICD-9-CM codes for breast, lung and colorectal cancers in three Italian administrative healthcare databases: a diagnostic accuracy study protocol
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e010547. 2016
  7. pmc Validation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) diagnoses in healthcare databases: a systematic review protocol
    Joseph M Rimland
    Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging, Ancona, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e011777. 2016
  8. pmc Validity of peptic ulcer disease and upper gastrointestinal bleeding diagnoses in administrative databases: a systematic review protocol
    Alessandro Montedori
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e011776. 2016
  9. pmc Efficacy of Non-Pharmacological Interventions to Prevent and Treat Delirium in Older Patients: A Systematic Overview. The SENATOR project ONTOP Series
    Iosief Abraha
    Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging IRCCS INRCA, Ancona, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0123090. 2015
  10. pmc Simulated presence therapy for dementia: a systematic review protocol
    Iosief Abraha
    Department of Geriatrics, National Institute of Health and Science on Aging INRCA, Ancona, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e011007. 2016

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Publications21

  1. doi A systematic review found that deviations from intention-to-treat are common in randomized trials and systematic reviews
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol . 2017
    ..To describe the characteristics, and estimate the incidence, of trials included in systematic reviews deviating from the intention-to-treat (ITT) principle...
  2. ncbi Non-Pharmacological Interventions to Prevent or Treat Delirium in Older Patients: Clinical Practice Recommendations The SENATOR-ONTOP Series
    I Abraha
    Y Iosief Abraha, Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging IRCCS INRCA, Ancona, Italy, E mail IA
    J Nutr Health Aging 20:927-936. 2016
    ..The ONTOP project aims to undertake a literature search of systematic reviews concerning evidence-based non-pharmacological interventions of prevalent medical conditions affecting older people, including delirium...
  3. pmc Deviation from intention to treat analysis in randomised trials and treatment effect estimates: meta-epidemiological study
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Department of Epidemiology, 06124 Perugia, Italy
    BMJ 350:h2445. 2015
    ..To examine whether deviation from the standard intention to treat analysis has an influence on treatment effect estimates of randomised trials...
  4. ncbi Statin compliance in the Umbrian population
    Iosief Abraha
    Assessorato alla Sanità, Regione Umbria, Epidemiology Department, via Mario Angeloni, 06124 Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:659-61. 2003
    ..To explore compliance with statin treatment over a period of 4.5 years follow-up in an Italian population and to investigate the degree of persistence and continuity in subjects with cardiovascular diseases...
  5. pmc Modified intention to treat reporting in randomised controlled trials: systematic review
    Iosief Abraha
    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Via Mario Angeloni 61, 06123 Perugia, Italy
    BMJ 340:c2697. 2010
    ..To determine the incidence and characteristics of randomised controlled trials that report using the modified intention to treat approach, and how the approach is described...
  6. pmc Validity of ICD-9-CM codes for breast, lung and colorectal cancers in three Italian administrative healthcare databases: a diagnostic accuracy study protocol
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e010547. 2016
    ....
  7. pmc Validation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) diagnoses in healthcare databases: a systematic review protocol
    Joseph M Rimland
    Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging, Ancona, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e011777. 2016
    ..The aim of this protocol is to perform the first systematic review of studies reporting the validation of codes related to COPD diagnoses in healthcare databases...
  8. pmc Validity of peptic ulcer disease and upper gastrointestinal bleeding diagnoses in administrative databases: a systematic review protocol
    Alessandro Montedori
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e011776. 2016
    ....
  9. pmc Efficacy of Non-Pharmacological Interventions to Prevent and Treat Delirium in Older Patients: A Systematic Overview. The SENATOR project ONTOP Series
    Iosief Abraha
    Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging IRCCS INRCA, Ancona, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0123090. 2015
    ..There are plenty reviews of non-pharmacological interventions for the prevention and treatment of delirium in older patients and clinicians need a synthesized, methodologically sound document for their decision making...
  10. pmc Simulated presence therapy for dementia: a systematic review protocol
    Iosief Abraha
    Department of Geriatrics, National Institute of Health and Science on Aging INRCA, Ancona, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e011007. 2016
    ..We propose a Cochrane protocol for the collection and assessment of evidence concerning the efficacy of SPT to treat relevant outcomes in people with dementia...
  11. pmc Effectiveness of Non-Pharmacological Interventions to Prevent Falls in Older People: A Systematic Overview. The SENATOR Project ONTOP Series
    Joseph M Rimland
    Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging, Ancona, Italy
    PLoS ONE 11:e0161579. 2016
    ..There are a large number of systematic reviews of non-pharmacological interventions, whose evidence needs to be synthesized in order to facilitate evidence-based clinical decision making...
  12. ncbi Lasers for caries removal in deciduous and permanent teeth
    Alessandro Montedori
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Via Mario Angeloni 61, Perugia, Umbria, Italy, 06124
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD010229. 2016
    ..Laser use has also raised expectations of limiting pain and discomfort compared to using drills, as well as overcoming drill phobia...
  13. doi Thoracic stent graft versus surgery for thoracic aneurysm
    Iosief Abraha
    Epidemiology Department, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, via Mario Angeloni, 61, Perugia, Italy, 06124
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2009
    ..Evidence is needed to support the use of TEVAR for these patients, rather than open surgery...
  14. doi Thoracic stent graft versus surgery for thoracic aneurysm
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2016
    ..Evidence is needed to support the use of TEVAR for these patients, rather than open surgery. This is an update of the review first published in 2009...
  15. pmc Validity of breast, lung and colorectal cancer diagnoses in administrative databases: a systematic review protocol
    Iosief Abraha
    Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e010409. 2016
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  16. pmc Diagnostic utility of CSF α-synuclein species in Parkinson's disease: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Paolo Eusebi
    Section of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy Health Planning Service, Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    BMJ Open 6:e011113. 2016
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  17. pmc Modified versus standard intention-to-treat reporting: are there differences in methodological quality, sponsorship, and findings in randomized trials? A cross-sectional study
    Alessandro Montedori
    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy
    Trials 12:58. 2011
    ....
  18. doi Thoracic stent graft versus surgery for thoracic aneurysm
    Iosief Abraha
    Epidemiology Department, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, via Mario Angeloni, 61, Perugia, Italy, 06124
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD006796. 2013
    ..Evidence is needed to support the use of TEVAR for these patients, rather than open surgery...
  19. pmc Evidence of and recommendations for non-pharmacological interventions for common geriatric conditions: the SENATOR-ONTOP systematic review protocol
    Iosief Abraha
    Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care, Italian National Research Center on Aging IRCCS INRCA, Ancona, Italy
    BMJ Open 5:e007488. 2015
    ..We propose a protocol for the assessment of the evidence of non-pharmacological interventions to prevent or treat relevant outcomes in several prevalent geriatric conditions in order to provide recommendations...
  20. ncbi Efficacy and safety of cholesterol-lowering treatment
    Iosief Abraha
    Lancet 367:469; author reply 470-1. 2006
  21. pmc Cohort study of hepatotoxicity associated with nimesulide and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
    Giuseppe Traversa
    Department of Epidemiology, National Institute of Health, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    BMJ 327:18-22. 2003
    ..To estimate the risk of acute hepatotoxicity associated with nimesulide compared with other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs...