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    • Adherence to reporting guidelines increases the number of citations: the argument for including a methodologist in the editorial process and peer-review 

      Vilaró, Marta; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Selva O’Callaghan, Albert; Urrutia, Agustí; Ribera, Josep Maria; Cardellach López, Francesc; Basagaña Flores, Xavier; Elmore, Matthew; Vilardell, Miquel; Altman, D.G.; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Cobo Valeri, Erik (2019-05-31)
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      From 2005 to 2010, we conducted 2 randomized studies on a journal (Medicina Clínica), where we took manuscripts received for publication and randomly assigned them to either the standard editorial process or to additional ...
    • Antidepressant use in Denmark, Germany, Spain, and Sweden between 2009 and 2014: incidence and comorbidities of antidepressant initiators 

      Forns, Joan; Pottegard, Anton; Reinders, Tammo; Poblador Plou, Beatriz; Morros Padrós, Rosa; Brandt, Lena; Cainzos Achirica, Miguel; Hellfritzsch, M; Schink, Tania; Prados Torres, Alexandra; Giner Soriano, Maria; Hagg, David; Hallas, Jesper; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Jacquot, Emmanuelle; Deltour, Nicole; Pérez Gutthann, Susana; Pladevall, Miquel; Reutfors, Johan (2019-04-15)
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      Background We aimed to describe patterns of use and characteristics of 10 commonly used antidepressants for the period 2009–2014 in Denmark, Germany, Spain, and Sweden. Methods Adult initiators from 2009 to 2014 of each ...
    • Assessing Shiny apps through student feedback: recommendations from a qualitative study 

      González Alastrué, José Antonio; Lopez, Mireia; Cobo Valeri, Erik; Cortés Martínez, Jordi (2018-09)
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      Teaching statistics has benefited from Java applets, the successful technology that appeared in the late 90s and which allowed real interactivity on an Internet browser. Combining dynamic functionality with the web provides ...
    • Characteristics of apixaban-treated patients, evaluation of the dose prescribed, and the persistence of treatment: a cohort study in Catalonia 

      Gómez Lumbreras, Ainhoa; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Giner Soriano, Maria; Quijada Manuitt, Mª Angeles; Morros Padrós, Rosa (2018-05-23)
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      Apixaban is a direct oral anticoagulant, which inhibits factor Xa. It has demonstrated clinical efficacy in prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in adult patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and a better ...
    • Control del riesgo alfa : diseños adaptativos 

      Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Cobo Valeri, Erik; Rufino, Héctor; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; González Alastrué, José Antonio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014)
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    • Decision tool and Sample Size Calculator for composite endpoints 

      Bofill Roig, Marta; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Gómez Melis, Guadalupe (2020-01-10)
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      This article considers the combination of two binary or two time-to-event endpoints to form the primary composite endpoint for leading a trial. • It discusses the relative efficiency of choosing a composite endpoint over ...
    • Does evidence support the high expectations placed in precision medicine? A bibliographic review 

      Cortés Martínez, Jordi; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Medina, María Nuncia; Vogler, Markus; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; Elmore, Matthew; Senn, Stephen John; Campbell, Michael J.; Cobo Valeri, Erik (2018-01-09)
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      Background: Precision medicine is the Holy Grail of interventions that aretailored to a patient’s individual characteristics.  However, the conventional design of randomized trials assumes that each individual benefits  ...
    • Efecto : premisas, pérdidas y supervivencia 

      Cobo Valeri, Erik; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; Rufino, Hector; González Alastrué, José Antonio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014)
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    • Effect of effervescent paracetamol on blood pressure: a crossover randomized clinical trial 

      Benitez Camps, Mencia; Morros Padrós, Rosa; Pera Pujadas, Helena; Dalfó Baqué, Antoni; Bayó Llibre, Joan; Rebagliato Nadal, Oriol; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; García Sangenís, Ana; Roca Saumell, Carme; Coll de Tuero, Gabriel; Vinyoles Bargalló, Ernest (2018-08)
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      OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of effervescent paracetamol on office and ambulatory blood pressure (BP) compared with noneffervescent paracetamol in hypertensive patients. DESIGN: This was a multicenter open crossover ...
    • Effect of high-flow nasal cannula and body position on end-expiratory lung volume: A cohort study using electrical impedance tomography 

      Riera del Brío, Jordi; Pérez Teran, Purificación; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Roca Gas, Oriol; Masclans Enviz, Joan Ramon; Rello Condomines, Jordi (2013-04-01)
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      : Electrical impedance tomography measures changes in lung impedance, which are mainly related to changes in lung volume. We used electrical impedance tomography to inves- tigate the effects of high-flow nasal cannula ...
    • Efficacy of high doses of penicillin versus amoxicillin in the treatment of uncomplicated community acquired pneumonia in adults. A non-inferiority controlled clinical trial 

      Llor, Carl; Pérez, Almudena; Carandell, Eugenia; García Sangenís, Ana; Rezola, Javier; Llorente, Marian; Gestodo, Salvador; Bobé, Francesc; Román Rodríguez, Miguel; Cots, Josep Maria; Hernández, Silvia; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Miravitlles, Marc; Morros Padrós, Rosa (2017-10)
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      Community-acquired pneumonia; Randomized controlled trial; Penicillin; Amoxicillin; Adults
    • Ensayo clínico : azar, riesgo de sesgo, ética 

      Cobo Valeri, Erik; Oliva, Joan Carles; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014)
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    • Estudi aleatoritzat d'una intervenció per a la promoció de la salut reproductiva 

      Oliva Morera, Joan Carles; Cortés Martínez, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008-06)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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      L’objectiu d’aquest estudi és avaluar si una intervenció educativa d’apropament i visita domiciliaria sobre salut reproductiva augmenta l’ús de serveis de salut reproductiva, així com l’ús i el coneixement de mètodes ...
    • Impact of medication adherence on mortality and cardiovascular morbidity: a population-based cohort study. IMPACT study 

      Giner Soriano, Maria; Gerard, Sotorra; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Pera, Helena; García Sangenís, Ana; Morros Padrós, Rosa (2018-03-09)
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    • Importancia de la potencia y la hipótesis en el valor p 

      Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Casals, Martí; Langohr, Klaus; González Alastrué, José Antonio (Elsevier, 2015-12-09)
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      Los lectores de Medicina Clínica conocen bien la importancia de definir bien el denominador de una proporción para estimar una probabilidad: “No es lo mismo la probabilidad de que un católico sea Papa que la de que un Papa ...
    • Inferencia y decisión 

      Cobo Valeri, Erik; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Muñoz, Pilar; Peláez, Rosario; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; Bielsa, Nerea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-02)
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    • La Influencia del orden de las preguntas en los exámenes de primer curso 

      López Álvarez, David; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Fernández Barta, Montserrat; Parcerisa Bundó, Joan Manuel; Tous Liesa, Rubén; Tubella Murgadas, Jordi (Universitat Jaume I. Escola Superior de Tecnologia i Ciències Experimentals, 2013-07-10)
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      El orden de las preguntas en un examen no debería tener influencia en sus resultados. Sin embargo, los autores tenemos la sensación de que los estudiantes de primero suelen ser secuenciales a la hora de resolver los ...
    • Intervalos de confianza 

      Cobo Valeri, Erik; Kostov, Belchin Adriyanov; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Muñoz, Pilar; Rufino, Hector; Peláez, Rosario; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; Bielsa, Nerea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-09)
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    • Introducción a R: primeros pasos 

      Cortés Martínez, Jordi; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Cobo Valeri, Erik; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; Peláez, Rosario; Bielsa, Nerea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-09)
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    • Modelos para variables continuas 

      Cobo Valeri, Erik; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Rius Carrasco, Roser; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Peláez, Rosario; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; Bielsa, Nerea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-09)
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