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15 p, 1.4 MB Comparative anti-fracture effectiveness of different oral anti-osteoporosis therapies based on "real-world" data : a meta-analysis of propensity-matched cohort findings from the UK Clinical Practice Research Database and the Catalan SIDIAP Database / Khalid, Sara (Oxford NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom) ; Calderon-Larrañaga, Sara (Family and Community Medicine Teaching Unit of Granada. Cartuja University Health Centre. Andalusian Health Service (SAS), Granada, Spain) ; Hawley, Samuel (Oxford NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom) ; Ali, M Sanni (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom) ; Judge, Andrew (Bristol NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, Musculoskeletal Research Unit, Southmead Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom) ; Arden, Nigel (Arthritis Research UK Centre for Sport, Exercise, and Osteoarthritis, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom) ; van Staa, Tjeerd (Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands) ; Cooper, Cyrus (NIHR Southampton Biomedical Research Centre, University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom) ; Javaid, Muhammad Kassim (Oxford NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom) ; Prieto-Alhambra, Daniel (Institut Universitari d'Investigació en Atenció Primària (IDIAP Jordi Gol)) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
This paper aims to compare the clinical effectiveness of oral anti-osteoporosis drugs based on the observed risk of fracture while on treatment in primary care actual practice. We investigated two primary care records databases covering UK National Health Service (Clinical Practice Research Datalink, CPRD) and Catalan healthcare (Information System for Research in Primary Care, SIDIAP) patients during 1995-2014 and 2006-2014, respectivey. [...]
2018 - 10.2147/CLEP.S164112
Clinical Epidemiology, Vol. 10 (october 2018) , p. 1417-1431  
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9 p, 883.8 KB Hepatitis C infection substantially reduces survival of alcohol-dependent patients / Muga, Roberto (Institut Germans Trias i Pujol. Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol) ; Sanvisens, Arantza (Institut Germans Trias i Pujol. Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol) ; Jarrin, Inmaculada (Instituto de Salud Carlos III) ; Fuster, Daniel (Institut Germans Trias i Pujol. Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol) ; Bolao, Ferran (Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge) ; Tor, Jordi (Institut Germans Trias i Pujol. Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol) ; Muñoz, Alvaro (Johns Hopkins University) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Heavy alcohol use is associated with life-threatening complications including progressive liver disease. We aimed to analyze the impact of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection on survival and liver-related death in alcohol-dependent patients. [...]
2018 - 10.2147/CLEP.S162308
Clinical Epidemiology, Vol. 10 (august 2018) , p. 897-905  
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12 p, 1.8 MB Validity of a method for the self-screening of cardiovascular risk / Barroso, María (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Pediatria, d'Obstetrícia i Ginecologia i de Medicina Preventiva) ; Pérez-Fernández, Silvia (Consortium for Biomedical Research in Cardiovascular Disease (CIBERCV)) ; Vila, M Mar (Universitat de Barcelona. Departament de Matemàtiques i Informàtica) ; Zomeño, M Dolors (Universitat Ramon Llull. Ciències de la Salut Blanquerna) ; Martí-Lluch, Ruth (Institut Universitari d'Investigació en Atenció Primària (IDIAP Jordi Gol)) ; Cordon, Ferran (Centre d'Atenció Primària Montilivi, Institut Català de la Salut) ; Ramos, Rafel (Girona Biomedical Research Institute, Girona, Spain) ; Elosua, Roberto (Consortium for Biomedical Research in Cardiovascular Disease (CIBERCV)) ; Degano, Irene R (Consortium for Biomedical Research in Cardiovascular Disease (CIBERCV)) ; Fitó, Montse (Consortium for Biomedical Research in Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN)) ; Cabezas, Carmen (Agència Catalana de Salut Pública) ; Salvador, Gemma (Agència Catalana de Salut Pública) ; Castell, Conxa (Agència Catalana de Salut Pública) ; Grau, María (Universitat de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina)
The validity of a cardiovascular risk self-screening method was assessed. The results obtained for self-measurement of blood pressure, a point-of-care system's assessment of lipid profile and glycated hemoglobin, and a self-administered questionnaire (sex, age, diabetes, tobacco consumption) were compared with the standard screening (gold standard) conducted by a health professional. [...]
2018 - 10.2147/CLEP.S158358
Clinical Epidemiology, Vol. 10 (may 2018) , p. 549-560  

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