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    • 12-month prevalence and concomitants of DSM-IV depression and anxiety disorders in two violence-prone cities in Brazil 

      Blay, Sergio Luis [UNIFESP]; Fillenbaum, Gerda G.; Mello, Marcelo Feijó de [UNIFESP]; Quintana, Maria Inês [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Bv, 2018)
      Background: Estimating 12-month prevalence of depression, anxiety, and comorbid anxiety/depression in noninstitutionalized adults (age 15-75) in two violence-prone cities. Methods: The Composite International Diagnostic ...
    • Accuracy of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI 2.1) for diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder according to DSM-IV criteria 

      Quintana, Maria Inês [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro, Wagner Silva [UNIFESP]; Jorge, Miguel Roberto [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2012-07-01)
      The objective was to study the accuracy of the post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) section of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI 2.1) DSM-IV diagnosis, using the Structured Clinical Interview (SCID) ...
    • Adaptação transcultural da versão brasileira da Escala do Impacto do Evento - Revisada (IES-R) 

      Caiuby, Andrea Vannini Santesso [UNIFESP]; Lacerda, Shirley Silva [UNIFESP]; Quintana, Maria Inês [UNIFESP]; Torii, Thais Suemi [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2012-03-01)
      The Impact of Events Scale-Revised (IES-R) is used to screen for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The aim of this study was to assess the cross-cultural adaptation of the IES-R. The scale was translated into Brazilian ...
    • Adaptação transcultural e consistência interna do Early Trauma Inventory (ETI) 

      Mello, Marcelo Feijó de [UNIFESP]; Schoedl, Aline Ferri [UNIFESP]; Pupo, Mariana Cadrobbi [UNIFESP]; Souza, Altay Alves Lino de [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2010-04-01)
      Early life stress is a strong predictor of future psychopathology during adulthood. The Early Trauma Inventory (ETI) was developed to detect the presence and impact of traumatic experiences that occurred up to 18 years of ...
    • The Association of Health and Income in the Elderly: Experience from a Southern State of Brazil 

      Fillenbaum, Gerda G.; Blay, Sergio Luis [UNIFESP]; Pieper, Carl F.; King, Katherine E.; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Gastal, Fabio L. (Public Library Science, 2013-09-13)
      Objectives: in high income, developed countries, health status tends to improve as income increases, but primarily through the 50th-66th percentile of income. It is unclear whether the same limitation holds in middle income ...
    • Candidate-Gene Approach in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder After Urban Violence: Association Analysis of the Genes Encoding Serotonin Transporter, Dopamine Transporter, and BDNF 

      Marques Valente, Nina Leao [UNIFESP]; Vallada, Homero; Cordeiro, Quirino; Miguita, Karen; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair Jesus [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marcelo Feijo [UNIFESP] (Humana Press Inc, 2011-05-01)
      Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a prevalent, disabling anxiety disorder marked by behavioral and physiologic alterations which commonly follows a chronic course. Exposure to a traumatic event constitutes a necessary, ...
    • Clinical and demographic profile of cancer patients in a consultation-liaison psychiatric service 

      Citero, Vanessa de Albuquerque [UNIFESP]; Nogueira-Martins, Luiz Antonio [UNIFESP]; Lourenço, Maria Teresa; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2003-01-01)
      ABSTRACT CONTEXT: An almost 50% prevalence of psychiatric disorders among cancer patients has prompted a series of studies on consultation-liaison psychiatry. Nonetheless, there are few reports on the epidemiological factors ...
    • Confiabilidade de instrumentos diagnósticos: estudo do inventário de sintomas psiquiátricos do DSM-III aplicado em amostra populacional 

      Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Blay, Sergio Luis [UNIFESP]; Almeida Filho, Naomar de; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Miranda, Cláudio Torres de [UNIFESP]; Coutinho, Evandro da Silva Freire; França, Josimar; Busnello, Ellis D'arrigo (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2001-12-01)
      This study focused on the reliability of the DSM-III inventory of psychiatric symptoms in representative general population samples in three Brazilian cities. Reliability was assessed through two different designs: inter-rater ...
    • Correlates of lifetime alcohol misuse among older community residents in Brazil 

      Blay, Sergio Luis [UNIFESP]; Fillenbaum, Gerda G.; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Gastal, Fabio Leite (Cambridge Univ Press, 2009-04-01)
      Background: Little is known about the sociodemographic correlates and health effects associated with lifetime alcohol misuse in community dwelling elderly people in Brazil.Method: Data were obtained from a representative ...
    • Dementia caregiver burden: reliability of the Brazilian version of the Zarit caregiver burden interview 

      Taub, Anita [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2004-04-01)
      The object of this article is to examine the reliability of the Brazilian version of the Zarit Caregiver Burden Interview (ZBI). The instrument is a 22-item scale assessing the extent to which caregivers view their ...
    • A Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial To Study the Efficacy of Topiramate in a Civilian Sample of PTSD 

      Yeh, Mary S. L. [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair Jesus [UNIFESP]; Pupo Costa, Mariana Caddrobi [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marcelo Feijo [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011-01-01)
      Objective: To evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of topiramate in patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Method: We conducted a 12-week double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study comparing topiramate ...
    • Drug-Related Disorders and the Criminal and Clinical Background of the Prison Population of São Paulo State, Brazil 

      Santos, Maira Mendes dos [UNIFESP]; Quintana, Maria Ines [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Fernanda Goncalves [UNIFESP]; Vernet Taborda, Jose Geraldo; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP] (Public Library Science, 2014-11-19)
      Objective: To analyze the association between drug (DAD) and alcohol (AAD) abuse and dependency and criminal and clinical background by gender of prisoners in São Paulo, Brazil.Method: Cross-sectional study, random sample ...
    • Effectiveness of psychosocial care in school continuity of adolescents in social vulnerability 

      Paula, Tassiane Cristine Santos de [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Fernanda Goncalves [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP] (Ministerio Da Saude, 2016)
      Objective: to study the effectiveness of a psychosocial care program in school continuity of adolescents in social vulnerability. Methods: this was a retrospective cohort study involving 200 adolescents assisted in a ...
    • Epidemiology of Psychotropic Drug Use in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Gaps in Mental Illness Treatments 

      Quintana, Maria Ines [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Fernanda Gonçalves [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro, Wagner Silva [UNIFESP]; Feijo, Marcelo M. [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonso [UNIFESP]; Coutinho, Evandro Silva Freire; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP] (Public Library Science, 2013-05-14)
      Objective: Estimate the prevalence of psychotropic drugs use in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and establish its relationship with the presence of mental disorders.Methods: A probabilistic sample of non-institutionalized ...
    • The epidemiology of psychotropic use in the City of São Paulo 

      Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Almeida Filho, Naomar de; Coutinho, Evandro da Silva Freire; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Miranda, Claudio Torres de [UNIFESP]; Streiner, David (Cambridge Univ Press, 1993-05-01)
      This is a cross-sectional community study conducted to assess the one-year prevalence of psychotropic use in the city of Sao Paulo. A representative stratified sample of the city was drawn from three sub-districts selected ...
    • Equity of access to outpatient care and hospitalization among older community residents in Brazil 

      Blay, Sergio L. [UNIFESP]; Fillenbaum, Gerda G.; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Gastal, Fabio Leite (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008-09-01)
      Objective: To determine whether, as mandated by Brazilian law, health care (outpatient care, hospitalization) among older community residents is based on health-related criteria and not on other characteristics.Research ...
    • Estrutura fatorial do questionário de morbidade psiquiátrica de adultos aplicado em amostras populacionais de cidades brasileiras 

      Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Blay, Sergio Luis [UNIFESP]; Almeida-Filho, Naomar de; Coutinho, Evandro; França, Josimar; Fernandes, Jefferson Gomes; Busnello, Ellis D'Arrigo (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 1994-08-01)
      Principal Components Analysis is a multivariate statistical technique for the purpose of examining the interdependence among variables. The main characteristic of this technique is the ability to reduce data, and it is ...
    • Estudo das manifestacoes psicopatologicas na populacao brasileira 

      Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 1997)
      Este estudo da continuidade a uma serie de analise feitas com os dados colhidos em amostras representativas da populacao adulta de tres cidade brasileiras (Brasilia, São Paulo e Porto Alegre. O Estudo Multicentrico de ...
    • Estudo do manejo do estresse em pacientes acometidos por alopecia areata 

      Godinho, Simone Maria [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Yazigi, Latife [UNIFESP] (Departamento de Psicologia - Universidade Estadual de Maringá, 2009-03-01)
      Alopecia areata is a common dermatological disorder characterized by the rapid loss of hair in single or multiple patches. Hair loss is often on the scalp, but can also occur in other areas of the body. Psychological traumas ...
    • Exposição à violência e problemas de saúde mental em países em desenvolvimento: uma revisão da literatura 

      Ribeiro, Wagner S. [UNIFESP]; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Ferri, Cleusa Pinheiro [UNIFESP]; Prince, Martin; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2009-10-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To study the epidemiological evidence on the prevalence of exposure to violence and its relationship with mental health problems in low and middle-income countries. METHOD: The search was based on cross-sectional ...