Research Group in Therapies in Primary Care

It is a multidisciplinary group with the participation of professional members of primary care, pharmacy, statistics, with a common trajectory, initiated in 2007, in the study of pharmacological and non-pharmacological therapies prescribed to the general population. In addition, the group has collaborated and collaborated with other organizations such as the University of Lleida and INEFC with research groups of the Institute of Biomedical Research of Lleida (IRBLL) and with the Unity of Epidemiology of the Department of Health. The main objectives of the group within the area of ??study of pharmacological and non-pharmacological therapies are: the prevalence, efficiency, cost, adherence and reliability studies.

Group projects

PI: Estany Almirall, Pepi. Determinació de la cobertura vacunal en els pacients amb malaltia inflamatòria intestinal (MII-Vaccine). Funding: ICS - Institut Català de la Salut. Duration: 2019 - 2021

The group participates in the following projects

PI: Martínez Redondo, Javier. Impacto de la institucionalización en un centro geriátrico y la ruralidad en el riesgo de la infección y la mortalidad por COVID-19 durante la primera ola de la pandemia.. Funding: ICS - Institut Català de la Salut. Duration: 2021 - 2023

PI: Pollina Pocallet, Mercè. Análisis de los factores de éxito en autoestima e imagen corporal: visión desde la adolescencia y su entorno. Estudio SEACE.. Funding: ICS - Institut Català de la Salut. Duration: 2020 - 2023

PI: Huguet Feixa, Agnès. Vacilación a la vacunación en la población y deconstrucción de los mensajes antivacunas en las redes sociales. Funding: Asociación Española de Pediatría. Duration: 2020 - 2022

PI: Morros Pedrós, Rosa. Características sociodemográficas, clínicas y farmacológicas asociadas con el pronóstico en pacientes con infección por SARS-CoV-2.. Funding: IDIAP Jordi Gol. Duration: 2020 - 2022

Group Publications

Castañ-Abad MT, Godoy P, Bertran S, Montserrat-Capdevila J, Ortega M. [Incidence of severe exacerbation in patients diagnosed with diabetes and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Cohort study]. Aten Primaria. 2021 10; 53(8):102074. doi:10.1016/j.aprim.2021.102074. Epub 2021 May 23. Spanish. pmc:PMC8144529. PMID:34033994. IF: 1,137.

Colomina J, Drudis R, Torra M, Pallisó F, Massip M, Vargiu E, Nadal N, Fuentes A, Ortega Bravo M, Miralles F, Barbé F, Torres G, de Batlle J; CONNECARE-Lleida Group. Implementing mHealth-Enabled Integrated Care for Complex Chronic Patients With Osteoarthritis Undergoing Primary Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: Prospective, Two-Arm, Parallel Trial. J Med Internet Res. 2021 09; 23(9):e28320. doi:10.2196/28320. Epub 2021 Sep 02. pmc:PMC8446839. PMID:34473068. IF: 5,428.

Martínez-Redondo J, Comas C, Pujol Salud J, Crespo-Pons M, García-Serrano C, Bravo MO, Peruga JMP. The Risk of Hospitalization in COVID-19 Patients Can Be Predicted by Lung Ultrasound in Primary Care. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 06; 18(11). doi:10.3390/ijerph18116083. Epub 2021 Jun 04. pmc:PMC8200245. PMID:34200028. IF: 2,849.

Pollina-Pocallet M, Artigues-Barberà E, Tort-Nasarre G, Sol J, Azlor L, Foguet-Boreu Q, Ortega-Bravo M. Self-Perception and Self-Acceptance Are Related to Unhealthy Weight Control Behaviors in Catalan Adolescents: A Cross-Sectional Study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 05; 18(9). doi:10.3390/ijerph18094976. Epub 2021 May 07. pmc:PMC8125803. PMID:34067159. IF: 2,849.

San Román Arispe IN, Marsal Mora JR, Yuguero Torres O, Bravo MO. A retrospective HEART risk score comparation of acute non-traumatic chest pain patients in an emergency department in Spain. Sci Rep. 2021 12; 11(1):23268. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-02682-5. Epub 2021 Dec 01. pmc:PMC8636492. PMID:34853373. IF: 4,379.

The group participates in the following publications

de Batlle J, Massip M, Vargiu E, Nadal N, Fuentes A, Ortega Bravo M, Miralles F, Barbé F, Torres G; CONNECARE-Lleida Group. Implementing Mobile Health-Enabled Integrated Care for Complex Chronic Patients: Intervention Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Study. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2021 01; 9(1):e22135. doi:10.2196/22135. Epub 2021 Jan 14. pmc:PMC7843204. PMID:33443486. IF: 4,773.

Martínez Redondo J, Comas Rodríguez C, Pujol Salud J, Crespo Pons M, García Serrano C, Ortega Bravo M, Palacín Peruga JM. Higher Accuracy of Lung Ultrasound over Chest X-ray for Early Diagnosis of COVID-19 Pneumonia. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 03; 18(7). doi:10.3390/ijerph18073481. Epub 2021 Mar 27. pmc:PMC8037158. PMID:33801638. IF: 2,849.

Mas-Alòs S, Planas-Anzano A, Peirau-Terés X, Real-Gatius J, Galindo-Ortego G. Feasibility Assessment of the Let's Walk Programme (CAMINEM): Exercise Training and Health Promotion in Primary Health-Care Settings. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 03; 18(6). doi:10.3390/ijerph18063192. Epub 2021 Mar 19. pmc:PMC8003347. PMID:33808729. IF: 2,849.

Montserrat-Capdevila J, Marsal JR, Ortega M, Castañ-Abad MT, Alsedà M, Barbé F, Godoy P. Clinico-epidemiological characteristics of men and women with a new diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a database (SIDIAP) study. BMC Pulm Med. 2021 Jan; 21(1):44. doi:10.1186/s12890-021-01392-y. Epub 2021 Jan 28. pmc:PMC7842000. PMID:33509131. IF: 3,317.

Sisó-Almirall A, Brito-Zerón P, Conangla Ferrín L, Kostov B, Moragas Moreno A, Mestres J, Sellarès J, Galindo G, Morera R, Basora J, Trilla A, Ramos-Casals M, On Behalf Of The CAMFiC Long Covid-Study Group. Long Covid-19: Proposed Primary Care Clinical Guidelines for Diagnosis and Disease Management. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 04; 18(8). doi:10.3390/ijerph18084350. Epub 2021 Apr 20. pmc:PMC8073248. PMID:33923972. IF: 2,849.

Tort-Nasarre G, Pollina Pocallet M, Artigues-Barberà E. The Meaning and Factors That Influence the Concept of Body Image: Systematic Review and Meta-Ethnography from the Perspectives of Adolescents. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 01; 18(3). doi:10.3390/ijerph18031140. Epub 2021 Jan 28. pmc:PMC7908267. PMID:33561092. IF: 2,849.




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