Maria P Fantini

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of adaptive physical activity combined with therapeutic patient education in stroke survivors at twelve months: a non-randomized parallel group study
    Simona Calugi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 52:72-80. 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint [Residency in hygiene and preventive medicine: present and future]
    Maria Pia Fantini
    Scuola di Specializzazione in Igiene e Medicina Preventiva, Alma Mater Studiorum, Universita di Bologna
    Epidemiol Prev 38:110-4. 2014
  3. pmc Determinants of cesarean delivery: a classification tree analysis
    Elisa Stivanello
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, 40126 Bologna, Italy
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:215. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint [Mortality amenable to health care services and health inequalities among Italian Regions]
    Maria Pia Fantini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Neuromotorie, Alma Mater Studiorum, Universita di Bologna
    Epidemiol Prev 38:100-7. 2014
  5. pmc Impact of procedure volumes and focused practice on short-term outcomes of elective and urgent colon cancer resection in Italy
    Jacopo Lenzi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e64245. 2013
  6. pmc Hospitalization rates and post-operative mortality for abdominal aortic aneurysm in Italy over the period 2000-2011
    Luigi Sensi
    Department of Surgery, Vascular Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e83855. 2013
  7. pmc Sociodemographic, clinical and organisational factors associated with delayed hospital discharges: a cross-sectional study
    Jacopo Lenzi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, Bologna 40126, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:128. 2014
  8. pmc Empirical examination of the indicator 'pediatric gastroenteritis hospitalization rate' based on administrative hospital data in Italy
    Jacopo Lenzi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:14. 2014
  9. pmc Empirical validation of the "Pediatric Asthma Hospitalization Rate" indicator
    Lorenza Luciano
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, Bologna 40126, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:7. 2014
  10. pmc Temporal and geographical trends in infant, neonatal and post-neonatal mortality in Italy between 1991 and 2009
    Laura Dallolio
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, Bologna, 40126, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:19. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of adaptive physical activity combined with therapeutic patient education in stroke survivors at twelve months: a non-randomized parallel group study
    Simona Calugi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 52:72-80. 2016
    ..Adaptive physical activity (APA) is a community-based exercise program for chronic stroke survivors that proved to be effective in improving physical functioning and psychological well-being in the short term...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Residency in hygiene and preventive medicine: present and future]
    Maria Pia Fantini
    Scuola di Specializzazione in Igiene e Medicina Preventiva, Alma Mater Studiorum, Universita di Bologna
    Epidemiol Prev 38:110-4. 2014
    ..Specialists in Hygiene and Preventive Medicine (HPM) are called for to develop new knowledge and skills in hygiene, public health, and management, as they fulfill leadership roles within the hospitals...
  3. pmc Determinants of cesarean delivery: a classification tree analysis
    Elisa Stivanello
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, 40126 Bologna, Italy
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:215. 2014
    ..The objective of this cross-sectional study is to identify sub-types of women at higher risk of CD using demographic, clinical and organizational variables...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Mortality amenable to health care services and health inequalities among Italian Regions]
    Maria Pia Fantini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Neuromotorie, Alma Mater Studiorum, Universita di Bologna
    Epidemiol Prev 38:100-7. 2014
    ..We also estimated the contribution of amenable mortality to the gaps in all-cause mortality among North, Centre and South of Italy...
  5. pmc Impact of procedure volumes and focused practice on short-term outcomes of elective and urgent colon cancer resection in Italy
    Jacopo Lenzi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e64245. 2013
    ..The aims of this study are 1) to determine whether caseloads and other hospital characteristics are associated with short-term outcomes of CC surgery; 2) to compare the outcomes of urgent and elective CC surgery...
  6. pmc Hospitalization rates and post-operative mortality for abdominal aortic aneurysm in Italy over the period 2000-2011
    Luigi Sensi
    Department of Surgery, Vascular Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e83855. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the trend of hospitalization and post-operative mortality rates for AAAs in Italy during the period 2000-2011, taking into account the introduction of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) in 1990s...
  7. pmc Sociodemographic, clinical and organisational factors associated with delayed hospital discharges: a cross-sectional study
    Jacopo Lenzi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, Bologna 40126, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:128. 2014
    ..Therefore, we carried out a survey in all the hospitals of a Northern Italian region to analyse the prevalence and the determinants of DHD...
  8. pmc Empirical examination of the indicator 'pediatric gastroenteritis hospitalization rate' based on administrative hospital data in Italy
    Jacopo Lenzi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:14. 2014
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  9. pmc Empirical validation of the "Pediatric Asthma Hospitalization Rate" indicator
    Lorenza Luciano
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, Bologna 40126, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:7. 2014
    ..We performed an empirical analysis of the validity of "Pediatric Asthma Hospitalization Rate" indicator under the assumption that lower admission rates are associated with better performance of primary health care...
  10. pmc Temporal and geographical trends in infant, neonatal and post-neonatal mortality in Italy between 1991 and 2009
    Laura Dallolio
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, Bologna, 40126, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:19. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Socio-economic factors associated with infant mortality in Italy: an ecological study
    Laura Dallolio
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, 40126, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Equity Health 11:45. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the associations between IM and major socio-economic determinants in Italy...
  12. pmc Risk adjustment models for interhospital comparison of CS rates using Robson's ten group classification system and other socio-demographic and clinical variables
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Italy
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:54. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether adjustment for Robson's Ten Group Classification System (TGCS), and clinical and socio-demographic variables of the mother and the fetus is necessary for inter-hospital comparisons of CS rates...
  13. pmc 30-day in-hospital mortality after acute myocardial infarction in Tuscany (Italy): an observational study using hospital discharge data
    Chiara Seghieri
    Scuola Superiore Sant Anna, Laboratorio Management e Sanità, Institute of Management, Piazza Martiri della Libertà 33, Pisa 56127, Italy
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:170. 2012
    ..This indicator is a proxy of 30-day mortality that includes only deaths occurred during the index or subsequent hospitalizations...
  14. pmc Amenable mortality as a performance indicator of Italian health-care services
    Maria P Fantini
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, 40126, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:310. 2012
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  15. pmc Physicians' propensity to collaborate and their attitude towards EBM: a cross-sectional study
    Daniele Mascia
    Department of Public Health, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo F, VITO, 1 00168 Rome, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:172. 2011
    ..The present study sought associations between physicians' self-reported attitudes toward EBM and the formation of inter-physician collaborative network ties...
  16. doi request reprint General practitioners' adherence to evidence-based guidelines: a multilevel analysis
    Maria Pia Fantini
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Health Care Manage Rev 37:67-76. 2012
    ..However, evidence of the impact of different organizational models is sparse, and little is known about the contribution of these models to the good management of chronic diseases...
  17. pmc Risk adjustment for inter-hospital comparison of primary cesarean section rates: need, validity and parsimony
    Maria P Fantini
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:100. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Self-management and self-efficacy in stroke survivors: validation of the Italian version of the stroke self-efficacy questionnaire
    Laura Dallolio
    Section of Hygiene and Biostatistics, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med . 2016
    ..The most recently developed scale is the Stroke Self-Efficacy Questionnaire that measures self-efficacy ratings in specific domains of functioning relevant for a stroke survivor...
  19. pmc Risk adjustment for cesarean delivery rates: how many variables do we need? An observational study using administrative databases
    Elisa Stivanello
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Bologna, Via San Giacomo 12, Bologna, 40126, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:13. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the discrimination capacity and fit of predictive models of CD created using different sources and to assess whether more complex models improve inter-hospital comparisons...