Diana Gil-González

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de Alicante
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Reducing visual deficits caused by refractive errors in school and preschool children: results of a pilot school program in the Andean region of Apurimac, Peru
    Sergio Latorre-Arteaga
    Entretodos Foundation, Zaragoza, Spain Public Health Research Group, University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain
    Glob Health Action 7:22656. 2014
  2. pmc A metasynthesis of qualitative studies regarding opinions and perceptions about barriers and determinants of health services' accessibility in economic migrants
    Andrés A Agudelo-Suárez
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Antioquia, Calle 64 N 52 59, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:461. 2012
  3. pmc The effect of perceived discrimination on the health of immigrant workers in Spain
    Andrés A Agudelo-Suárez
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Antioquia, Calle 64 N 52 59 Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
    BMC Public Health 11:652. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and intimate partner violence: do we have enough information to act?
    D Gil-González
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health Area, Department of Community Nursing, Preventive Medicine and Public Health and History of Science, University of Alicante, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 16:279-85. 2006
  5. doi request reprint How political epidemiology research can address why the millennium development goals have not been achieved: developing a research agenda
    D Gil-González
    Area de Medicina, Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Campus San Vicente del Raspeig, Alicante, Spain
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:278-80. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood experiences of violence in perpetrators as a risk factor of intimate partner violence: a systematic review
    Diana Gil-González
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health Area, University of Alicante, San Vicente del Raspeig 03080, Alicante, Spain
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:14-22. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [The challenge to public health of the Millenium Development Goals: an approach from political epidemiology]
    Diana Gil González
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Espana
    Gac Sanit 20:61-5. 2006
  8. pmc Knowledge gaps in scientific literature on maternal mortality: a systematic review
    Diana Gil-González
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Alicante, San Vicente del Raspeig Alicante, Spain
    Bull World Health Organ 84:903-9. 2006
  9. doi request reprint [Sociodemographic profile of women affected by intimate partner violence in Spain]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Spain
    Gac Sanit 23:410-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint [Gender-based violence against immigrant and Spanish women: scale of the problem, responses and current policies]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Grupo de Investigación en Salud Pública, Universidad Alicante, Alicante, España Ciber de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Espana
    Gac Sanit 23:100-6. 2009

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Publications31

  1. pmc Reducing visual deficits caused by refractive errors in school and preschool children: results of a pilot school program in the Andean region of Apurimac, Peru
    Sergio Latorre-Arteaga
    Entretodos Foundation, Zaragoza, Spain Public Health Research Group, University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain
    Glob Health Action 7:22656. 2014
    ..Vision screening (VS) is a method for identifying children with visual impairment or eye conditions likely to lead to visual impairment...
  2. pmc A metasynthesis of qualitative studies regarding opinions and perceptions about barriers and determinants of health services' accessibility in economic migrants
    Andrés A Agudelo-Suárez
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Antioquia, Calle 64 N 52 59, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:461. 2012
    ..We aim to describe the views of the migrants regarding barriers and determinants of access to health services in the international literature (1997-2011)...
  3. pmc The effect of perceived discrimination on the health of immigrant workers in Spain
    Andrés A Agudelo-Suárez
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Antioquia, Calle 64 N 52 59 Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
    BMC Public Health 11:652. 2011
    ..This study analyses the relationship between immigrants' perceived discrimination and various self-reported health indicators...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and intimate partner violence: do we have enough information to act?
    D Gil-González
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health Area, Department of Community Nursing, Preventive Medicine and Public Health and History of Science, University of Alicante, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 16:279-85. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the magnitude of the association between male alcohol consumption and intimate partner violence against women and the quality of the evidence of published papers exploring this relationship empirically...
  5. doi request reprint How political epidemiology research can address why the millennium development goals have not been achieved: developing a research agenda
    D Gil-González
    Area de Medicina, Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Campus San Vicente del Raspeig, Alicante, Spain
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:278-80. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood experiences of violence in perpetrators as a risk factor of intimate partner violence: a systematic review
    Diana Gil-González
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health Area, University of Alicante, San Vicente del Raspeig 03080, Alicante, Spain
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:14-22. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [The challenge to public health of the Millenium Development Goals: an approach from political epidemiology]
    Diana Gil González
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Espana
    Gac Sanit 20:61-5. 2006
    ..To reduce inequality, not only must injustice be classified but effective ways must also be found to encourage institutions with political power to take part in this initiative...
  8. pmc Knowledge gaps in scientific literature on maternal mortality: a systematic review
    Diana Gil-González
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Alicante, San Vicente del Raspeig Alicante, Spain
    Bull World Health Organ 84:903-9. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint [Sociodemographic profile of women affected by intimate partner violence in Spain]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Spain
    Gac Sanit 23:410-4. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of reported intimate partner violence (IPV) and to analyze the main sociodemographic characteristics of affected women...
  10. doi request reprint [Gender-based violence against immigrant and Spanish women: scale of the problem, responses and current policies]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Grupo de Investigación en Salud Pública, Universidad Alicante, Alicante, España Ciber de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Espana
    Gac Sanit 23:100-6. 2009
    ..To describe their responses to this problem and the possible differences. To identify specific interventions to deal with gender-based violence in immigrant women in Spain...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Systematic review of studies on the socioeconomic status of men who batter their intimate partners]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Espana
    Gac Sanit 21:425-30. 2007
    ..We performed a systematic review of the empirical evidence on the causal role of batterers' socioeconomic status in this phenomenon...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Appraisal of the Millennium Development Goals by means of a review of the scientific literature in 2008]
    Diana Gil-González
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 82:455-66. 2008
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Worldwide violence against women legislation: an equity approach
    Gaby Ortiz-Barreda
    Public Health Research Group, University of Alicante, Spain
    Health Policy 100:125-33. 2011
    ..To describe the recommendations and interventions addressing violence against women (VAW) in vulnerable women (disabled, pregnant, ethnic minority, immigrant and older women) in key documents and laws enacted in different countries...
  14. ncbi request reprint [What do we know about men who abuse their female partner? A systematic review]
    Mercedes Carrasco-Portiño
    Universidad de Alicante, Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Alicante, Espana
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 22:55-63. 2007
    ..To analyze articles published in scientific journals from 2000 to 2005 that specifically focus on men who abuse their female partner, and to identify characteristics that the quantitative empirical studies have in common...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Research on health education and promotion in Spanish nursery and primary schools. A systematic review of studies published between 1995 and 2005]
    Mari Carmen Davó
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Espana
    Gac Sanit 22:58-64. 2008
    ..To identify the characteristics of health education and promotion interventions in Spanish nursery and primary schools, through the studies published in scientific journals...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Mortality due to intimate partner violence in foreign women living in Spain (1999-2006)]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, España Red Nacional de Investigación sobre Salud y Género, Espana
    Gac Sanit 22:232-5. 2008
    ..To describe the distribution of mortality due to intimate partner violence (IPV) in foreign women living in Spain and to explore the potentially greater risk of dying from IPV in this group...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Gender based violence in the Spanish Parliamentary Agenda (1979-2004)]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, España Red Nacional de Investigación sobre Salud y Género, Espana
    Gac Sanit 20:142-8. 2006
    ..To systematically examine the characteristics of the processes of formulating and taking decisions on gender-based violence in the Spanish Parliament...
  18. doi request reprint [The migratory process, working conditions and health in immigrant workers in Spain (the ITSAL project)]
    Andrés A Agudelo-Suárez
    Facultad de Odontologia, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, España Fundación Carolina, Madrid, Espana
    Gac Sanit 23:115-21. 2009
    ..To describe the migratory process (reasons for migrating, time of residence), legal status and the personal, working and health characteristics of the immigrants with work experience in Spain...
  19. doi request reprint Is health a right for all? An umbrella review of the barriers to health care access faced by migrants
    Diana Gil-González
    a Department of Community Nursing, Preventive Medicine and Public Health, and History of Science, University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain
    Ethn Health 20:523-41. 2015
    ..To synthesise the scientific evidence concerning barriers to health care access faced by migrants. We sought to critically analyse this evidence with a view to guiding policies...
  20. pmc Assessment of the association of health with the liberalisation of trade in services under the World Trade Organisation
    Román Umaña-Peña
    Observatory of Public Policies and Health, University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e102385. 2014
    ..Our goal was to explore the relationship between the liberalisation of services under the GATS and three health indicators--life expectancy (LE), under-5 mortality (U5M) and maternal mortality (MM)--since the WTO was established...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Early screening of intimate partner violence. An evidence-based intervention?]
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 126:101-4. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint [Gender development inequalities epidemiology in Spain (1990-2000)]
    Mercedes Carrasco-Portiño
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Espana
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 82:283-99. 2008
    ..Gender is an important health determinant for public health policies. This study describes the changes in gender development inequalities in Spain and its autonomous regions from 1990 to 2000...
  23. doi request reprint Racism, other discriminations and effects on health
    Diana Gil-González
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health Area, Public Health Research Group, University of Alicante, Campus de San Vicente del Raspeig s n, Ap 99, 03080, 03690, Alicante, Spain
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:301-9. 2014
    ..We study the probability of perceived racism/other forms of discrimination on immigrant and Spanish populations within different public spheres and show their effect on the health of immigrants using a cross-sectional design (ENS-06)...
  24. ncbi request reprint [A group of Colombian immigrants' self-perception regarding working conditions and health in Alicante, Spain]
    Andrés Agudelo-Suárez
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Espana
    Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 10:160-7. 2008
    ..Exploring the self-perceptions of a group of migrants from Colombia living in Alicante , Spain , regarding their working conditions and health...
  25. pmc Patients' and professionals' views on managing fibromyalgia
    Erica Briones-Vozmediano
    Department of Community Nursing, Preventive Medicine and Public Health and History of Science, Alicante, Spain
    Pain Res Manag 18:19-24. 2013
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Verbal marital conflict and male domination in the family as risk factors of intimate partner violence
    Carmen Vives-Cases
    Area of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Alicante, Spain
    Trauma Violence Abuse 10:171-80. 2009
    ..More and better empirical evidence is required in order to provide suitable measures to address the issue of verbal marital conflict and male domination and its influence on IPV...
  27. doi request reprint [What can be done and by who in Public Health? Professional competencies as a base for the design of University degrees curricula in the European Space for Higher Education]
    Mari Carmen Davó
    Area de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Espana
    Gac Sanit 23:5-12. 2009
    ..To conform a frame of reference for the organization of the public health teaching in university degrees in Spain, in agreement with the directives of the European Space for Higher Education...
  28. doi request reprint Professionals' perceptions of support resources for battered immigrant women: chronicle of an anticipated failure
    Erica Briones-Vozmediano
    University of Alicante, Spain
    J Interpers Violence 29:1006-27. 2014
    ..Professionals should be trained both in the problem of IPV and in providing support to the immigrant population. ..
  29. doi request reprint [Scientific evidence and recommendations on vision screening]
    Eva María López Andújar
    Universidad de Alicante, Alicante
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 86:575-88. 2012
    ..There is controversy on when and in who recommend visual screening, the aim of this paper is to assess the level of evidence on the topic and compare it with current recommendations...
  30. doi request reprint The impact of marketing practices and its regulation policies on childhood obesity. Opinions of stakeholders in Spain
    M Carmen Davó-Blanes
    Department of Community Nursing, Preventive Medicine, Public Health and History of Science, Public Health Research Group, University of Alicante, Ap 99, C P 03080, San Vicente del Raspeig, Alicante, Spain
    Appetite 62:216-24. 2013
    ..Despite the divergence of opinion between stakeholders, there was agreement on the need to improve supervision and to ensure compliance with current self-regulatory codes in Spain...
  31. ncbi request reprint Vision and Hearing Health Inequities in the Roma population: A National Cross-Sectional Study in Spain
    Sergio Latorre-Arteaga
    Public Health Research Group, University of Alicante, Campus San Vicente del Raspeig Ap 99 E 03080, 03690, Alicante, Spain
    J Immigr Minor Health . 2016
    ..01). Vision and hearing limitations affect unequally in Spain. Addressing avoidable vision and hearing impairment among Roma population is needed to reduce health inequities...