Research Group in Interventions and Determinants Associates to Healthy Ageing

Group formed by Family Physicians and Primary Care Nurses interested in aging, new technologies and the prevention of falls, with collaborations with the Geriatrics and Rehabilitation services of the Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital and the Rehabilitation Service of the Hospital of Calella. There is also collaboration with the Institute of Clinical Biomechanics of Dr. José Luis Parreño Catalán. The group is also associated with the Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute (IGTP) with ISCiii excellence accreditation, and with the Karolinka Institute's Aging Research Center. The objective of the group's research is to deepen the knowledge of the determinants associated with healthy aging, especially in everything related to changes in postural balance and falls.

The group participates in the following projects

PI: Violán Fors, Concepció. Professionals, health care workers healthy and infected with SARS-CoV2 long-term incidence, reinfection, serological protection and impact of vaccination: The ProHEpiC-19+ Cohort study. Funding: ICS - Institut Català de la Salut. Duration: 2021 - 2024

PI: Montero Alía, Pilar. Establecimiento de una cohorte poblacional para el conocimiento epidemiológico de los trastornos del equilibrio en gente mayor. Funding: Instituto de Salud Carlos III. Duration: 2021 - 2023

PI: Montero Alía, Pilar. Citizen Hackt: Empoderamiento de personas mayores en el uso de las TIC en temas de salud. Funding: Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnologia (FECYT). Duration: 2020 - 2022

PI: Jiménez Pascua, Tamara. Citizen Hackt. Empoderament de persones grans en l?ús de les TIC en l?àmbit de salut.. Funding: ICS - Institut Català de la Salut. Duration: 2021 - 2021

The group participates in the following publications

Castells-Sánchez A, Roig-Coll F, Dacosta-Aguayo R, Lamonja-Vicente N, Sawicka AK, Torán-Monserrat P, Pera G, Montero-Alía P, Heras-Tebar A, Domènech S, Via M, Erickson KI, Mataró M. Exercise and Fitness Neuroprotective Effects: Molecular, Brain Volume and Psychological Correlates and Their Mediating Role in Healthy Late-Middle-Aged Women and Men. Front Aging Neurosci. 2021 ; 13:615247. doi:10.3389/fnagi.2021.615247. Epub 2021 Mar 08. pmc:PMC7989549. PMID:33776741. IF: 5,750.

Castells-Sánchez A, Roig-Coll F, Lamonja-Vicente N, Torán-Monserrat P, Pera G, Montero P, Dacosta-Aguayo R, Bermudo-Gallaguet A, Bherer L, Erickson KI, Mataró M. Sex Matters in the Association between Physical Activity and Fitness with Cognition. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2021 06; 53(6):1252-1259. doi:10.1249/MSS.0000000000002570. PMID:33394900. IF: 5,411.

Luengo BT, García-Sierra R, Trinxant MAW, Mondelo ED, Baseda RM, Blanch MML, Del Pilar Montero Alia M, Toran-Monserrat P. Early detection of anaemia in primary care with haemoglobinometry: ANHEMOG clinical trial protocol. BMC Fam Pract. 2021 10; 22(1):199. doi:10.1186/s12875-021-01548-z. Epub 2021 Oct 08. pmc:PMC8499500. PMID:34625027. IF: 2,022.

Seda-Gombau G, Montero-Alía JJ, Moreno-Gabriel E, Torán-Monserrat P. Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Burnout in Primary Care Physicians in Catalonia. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 08; 18(17). doi:10.3390/ijerph18179031. Epub 2021 Aug 27. pmc:PMC8431168. PMID:34501618. IF: 2,849.




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