Scientific Publications

Selected Recent Publications

  • Ana Virgolino, Francisco Antunes, Osvaldo Santos, Andreia Costa, Margarida Gaspar de Matos, Cristina Bárbara, Manuel Bicho, Cátia Caneiras, Raquel Sabino, Maria Sofia Núncio, Olga Matos, Ricardo R. Santos, Joana Costa, Violeta Alarcão, Tânia Gaspar, Joana Ferreira, António Vaz Carneiro. Towards a global perspective of environmental health: defining the research grounds of an Institute of Environmental Health. Sustainability 2020, 12(21), 8963;
  • João Costa, Joana Alarcão, Francisco Araujo, Raquel Ascencão, Daniel Caldeira, Francesca Fiorentino, Victor Gil, Miguel Gouveia, Francisco Lourenço, Alberto Mello e Silva, Filipa Sampaio, António Vaz Carneiro, Margarida Borges. The burden of atherosclerosis in Portugal. European Heart Journal – Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes (2020) doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcaa060
  • Jean Bousquet et al. ARIA digital anamorphosis: Digital transformation of health and care in airway diseases from research to practice. Allergy doi: 10.1111/all.14422. Epub 2020
  • Margarida Borges, Miguel Gouveia, Francesca Fiorentino, Gonçalo Jesus, Maria Cary, José Pedro Guerreiro, Suzete Costa, António Vaz Carneiro. Costs and consequences of the Portuguese needle-exchange program in community pharmacies. CPJ/RPC 2020;153:170-178
  • Paulo Jorge Nogueira, Miguel de Araújo Nobre, Andreia Costa, Ruy M. Ribeiro, Cristina Furtado, Leonor Bacelar Nicolau, Catarina Camarinha, Márcia Luís, Ricardo Abrantes, António Vaz Carneiro. The Role of Health Preconditions on COVID-19 Deaths in Portugal: Evidence from Surveillance Data of the First 20293 Infection Cases. J Clin Med. 2020;9(2368):1–15. doi:10.3390/jcm9082368
  • Paulo Jorge Nogueira, Miguel de Araújo Nobre, Paulo Jorge Nicola, Cristina Furtado, António Vaz Carneiro. Excess mortality estimation during the COVID-19 pandemic: preliminary data from Portugal. Acta Médica Portuguesa, 2020. 33(13).
  • Minna Johansson, Lisa Bero, Xavier Bonfill, Matteo Bruschettini, Sarah Garner, Claire Glenton, Russell Harris, Karsten Juhl Jørgensen, Wendy Levinson, Tamara Lotfi, Victor Montori, Dina Muscat Meng, Holger Schünemann, António Vaz Carneiro, Steven Woloshin, Ray Moynihan. Cochrane Sustainable Healthcare: evidence for action on too much medicine. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2019;(12):ED000143
  • João Fernandes, Mónica Fialho, Rodrigo Santos, Catarina Peixoto-Plácido,Teresa Madeira, Nuno Sousa-Santos, Ana Virgolino, Osvaldo Santos, António Vaz Carneiro. Is olive oil good for you? A systematic review and meta-analysis on anti-inflammatory benefits from regular dietary intake. Nutrition 69 (2020) 110559.
  • Sofia Alegria, João Costa, António Vaz-Carneiro, Daniel Caldeira. Cochrane Corner: Perioperative beta-blockers for preventing surgery-related mortality and morbidity. Rev Port Cardiol. 2019; 38(10):691-694.
  • O Santos, A Virgolino, RR Santos, J Costa, A Rodrigues, and A Vaz-Carneiro. Environmental Health: An overview on the evolution of the concept and its definitions. Encyclopedia of Environmental Health, Second Edition, 2019, 466–474.
  • Zack R, Okunade O, Olson E, Salt M, Amodeo C, Anchala R, Berwanger O, Campbell N, Chia YC, Damasceno A, Phuong Do TN, Tamdja Dzudie A, Fiuza M, Mirza F, Nitsch D, Ogedegbe G, Podpalov V, Schiffrin EL, Vaz Carneiro A, Lamptey P. Improving Hypertension Outcome Measurement in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Hypertension. 2019;73(5):990-7.
  • Gouveia M, Borges M, Costa J, Vaz-Carneiro A. Dispensing of specialist HIV drugs in community pharmacies – Evaluation of effects on access and satisfaction. Phama Drug Saf. 2018;27(Supl2):212
  • Fernandes RM, Cary M, Duarte G, Jesus G, Alarcão J, Torre C, Costa S, Costa J, Carneiro AV. Effectiveness of needle and syringe Programmes in people who inject drugs – An overview of systematic reviews. BMC Public Health. 2017 Dec 11;17(1):309
  • Julião M, Barbosa A, Oliveira F Carneiro AV. Effect of dignity therapy on end-of-life psychological distress in terminally ill Portuguese patients: A randomized controlled trial. Palliat Support Care. 2017;15(06):628–37
  • Baptista A, Teixeira I, Romano S, Vaz-Carneiro A, Perelman J. The place of DPP-4 inhibitors in the treatment algorithm of diabetes type 2: a systematic review of cost-effectiveness studies. Eur J Heal Econ. 2017;18(8):937–65
  • Galié N, Humbert M, Vachiery J, Gibbs S, Lang I, Vaz Carneiro A et al. 2015 ESC/ERS Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary hypertension: The Joint Task Force for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Respiratory Society (ERS): Endor. Eur Heart J. 2016;37(1):67–119.
  • Catapano AL, Graham I, De Backer G, Wiklund O, Chapman MJ, Drexel H, Vaz Carneiro A et al. 2016 ESC/EAS Guidelines for the Management of Dyslipidaemias. Eur Heart J. 2016 Oct 14;37(39):2999–3058.
  • Ponikowski P, Voors AA, Anker SD, Bueno H, Cleland JGF, Coats AJS, Vaz Carneiro A et al. 2016 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: The Task Force for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure of the European society of cardiology (ESC). Developed with special contribution of t. Eur Heart J. 2016 Jul 14;37(27):2129–200

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