Luis Filipe Azevedo, MD, PhD - Department of Community Medicine, Information and Health Decision Sciences (MEDCIDS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto - Professor

Luis Filipe Azevedo

MD, PhD

Department of Community Medicine, Information and Health Decision Sciences (MEDCIDS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto

Professor

Porto, Porto | Portugal

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Luis Filipe Azevedo, MD, PhD - Department of Community Medicine, Information and Health Decision Sciences (MEDCIDS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto - Professor

Luis Filipe Azevedo

MD, PhD
Introduction

Primary Affiliation: Department of Community Medicine, Information and Health Decision Sciences (MEDCIDS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto - Porto, Porto , Portugal

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46

Publications

311

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68

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79

PubMed Central Citations

Education
Jan 2008 - Jan 2013
Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Clinical and Health Services Research
Jan 2007 - Jan 2008
Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto
Scientific and Pedagogical Examination Diploma (MSc equivalent) with a dissertation on Evidence Synthesis, Medical Decision Making and Cost-Effectivenes Analysis
Jan 2006 - Jan 2007
Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
Postgraduate Diploma in Probability and Statistics
Jan 1995 - Jan 2001
Faculty of Medicine - University of Porto
Medical Doctor (MD)
Experience
Jan 2004
Centre for Health Technology and Services Research (CINTESIS), University of Porto
Professor and Principal Researcher
Jan 2001
Department of Community Medicine, Information and Health Decision Sciences (MEDCIDS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto
Professor and Principal Researcher

Publications

46Publications

68Reads

79PubMed Central Citations

Web-Based Versus Usual Care and Other Formats of Decision Aids to Support Prostate Cancer Screening Decisions: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

J Med Internet Res 2018 Jun 26;20(6):e228. Epub 2018 Jun 26.

Department of Community Medicine, Information and Health Decision Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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June 2018
3.43 Impact Factor

Portuguese Version of the Pain Beliefs and Perceptions Inventory: A Multicenter Validation Study.

Pain Pract 2017 07 30;17(6):808-819. Epub 2016 Dec 30.

National Observatory of Pain - NOPain (OBSERVDOR), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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July 2017
1 Read
2.36 Impact Factor

Reliability and validity of the Bowel Function Index for evaluating opioid-induced constipation: translation, cultural adaptation and validation of the Portuguese version (BFI-P).

Curr Med Res Opin 2017 03 12;33(3):563-572. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

c Centro Nacional de Observação em Dor - OBSERVDOR (National Observatory for Pain - NOPain) , Portugal.

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March 2017
2.65 Impact Factor

Patients' estimations of the importance of preventive health services: a nationwide, population-based cross-sectional study in Portugal.

BMJ Open 2016 10 5;6(10):e011755. Epub 2016 Oct 5.

Family Medicine Unit, Social Sciences and Health Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS) and Information Sciences and Decision on Health Department (CIDES), University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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October 2016
2 Reads
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
2.06 Impact Factor

[Analysis of the Cochrane Review: Helicobacter pylori Eradication for the Prevention of Gastric Neoplasia. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2015;7:CD005583].

Acta Med Port 2015 Nov-Dec;28(6):684-6. Epub 2015 Dec 31.

CINTESIS ' Center for Health Technology and Services Research. Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade do Porto. Porto. Portugal. CIDES ' Departamento de Ciências da Informação e da Decisão em Saúde. Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade do Porto. Porto. Portugal. Unidade do Porto. Cochrane Portugal. Porto. Portugal.

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August 2016
7 Reads

Asthma-like symptoms, diagnostic tests, and asthma medication use in children and adolescents: a population-based nationwide survey.

J Asthma 2016 19;53(3):269-76. Epub 2016 Jan 19.

b Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS), Faculty of Medicine, Porto University , Porto , Portugal .

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August 2016
2 Reads
1.83 Impact Factor

The economic impact of chronic pain: a nationwide population-based cost-of-illness study in Portugal.

Eur J Health Econ 2016 Jan 22;17(1):87-98. Epub 2014 Nov 22.

Centro Nacional de Observação em Dor (OBSERVDOR, Portuguese National Pain Observatory), Porto, Portugal.

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January 2016
6 Reads
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)

Asthma control in children is associated with nasal symptoms, obesity, and health insurance: a nationwide survey.

Pediatr Allergy Immunol 2015 Aug 4;26(5):466-73. Epub 2015 Jun 4.

CINTESIS - Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems - Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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August 2015
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
3.40 Impact Factor

High prevalence of hospitalisation for asthma in a population-based paediatric sample.

Arch Dis Child 2015 May 7;100(5):507-8. Epub 2015 Jan 7.

CINTESIS-Centre for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems, Faculty of Medicine, Porto University, Porto, Portugal Health Information and Decision Sciences Department-Faculty of Medicine, Porto University, Porto, Portugal Allergy Unit, Instituto & Hospital CUF, Porto, Portugal.

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May 2015
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
2.90 Impact Factor

Characterization of acute heart failure hospitalizations in a Portuguese cardiology department.

Rev Port Cardiol 2013 Jul-Aug;32(7-8):567-75. Epub 2013 Jul 16.

Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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August 2014
6 Reads
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
0.52 Impact Factor

Preventive health services implemented by family physicians in Portugal-a cross-sectional study based on two clinical scenarios.

BMJ Open 2014 May 26;4(5):e005162. Epub 2014 May 26.

Family Medicine Unit, Social Sciences and Health Department of the Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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May 2014
2 PubMed Central Citations(source)
2.06 Impact Factor

Ophthalmic adverse drug reactions to systemic drugs: a systematic review.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2014 Mar 27;23(3):221-33. Epub 2014 Jan 27.

Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS) and Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal; Department of Ophthalmology, Central University Hospital of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

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March 2014
2 PubMed Central Citations(source)
2.94 Impact Factor

A population-based study on chronic pain and the use of opioids in Portugal.

Pain 2013 Dec 26;154(12):2844-52. Epub 2013 Aug 26.

Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences (CIDES), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal; Centre for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS), University of Porto, Porto, Portugal; Centro Nacional de Observação em Dor (OBSERVDOR; National Pain Observatory), Porto, Portugal. Electronic address:

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December 2013
5 PubMed Central Citations(source)
5.21 Impact Factor

Chronic pain and health services utilization: is there overuse of diagnostic tests and inequalities in nonpharmacologic treatment methods utilization?

Med Care 2013 Oct;51(10):859-69

*Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences (CIDES), Faculty of Medicine †Centre for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS), University of Porto ‡Centro Nacional de Observação em Dor (OBSERVDOR - Portuguese National Pain Observatory) §Department of Experimental Biology, Faculty of Medicine ∥Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology (IBMC), University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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October 2013
16 Reads
8 PubMed Central Citations(source)
3.23 Impact Factor

Methodologies for the detection of adverse drug reactions: comparison of hospital databases, chart review and spontaneous reporting.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2013 Jan 1;22(1):98-102. Epub 2012 Oct 1.

Centre for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems-CINTESIS, Faculty of Medicine, Oporto University, Oporto, Portugal.

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January 2013
1 Read
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
2.94 Impact Factor

Frequency of adverse drug reactions in hospitalized patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2012 Nov 4;21(11):1139-54. Epub 2012 Jul 4.

Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Porto University, Portugal.

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November 2012
1 Read
19 PubMed Central Citations(source)
2.94 Impact Factor

Economic evaluation in cardiology.

Eur Heart J 2012 Oct;33(20):2508-9

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October 2012
15.20 Impact Factor

Epidemiology of chronic pain: a population-based nationwide study on its prevalence, characteristics and associated disability in Portugal.

J Pain 2012 Aug;13(8):773-83

Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences (CIDES), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal.

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August 2012
5 Reads
17 PubMed Central Citations(source)
4.01 Impact Factor

Prevalence of asthma in Portugal - The Portuguese National Asthma Survey.

Clin Transl Allergy 2012 Aug 29;2(1):15. Epub 2012 Aug 29.

Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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August 2012
11 Reads
7 PubMed Central Citations(source)

Immediate and long-term impact of medical emergency teams on cardiac arrest prevalence and mortality: a plea for periodic basic life-support training programs.

Crit Care Med 2009 Dec;37(12):3054-61

From the Emergency and Intensive Care Department (GC, CG, FC) and Resuscitation Committee (CG, FC), Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal; and the Biostatistics and Medical Informatics Department (CG, CD, L-FA, AC-P), Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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December 2009
6 PubMed Central Citations(source)
6.31 Impact Factor

When (quality of) life is at stake and intensive care is needed: how much can we trust our proxies?

Intensive Care Med 2006 Nov 7;32(11):1681-2. Epub 2006 Sep 7.

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November 2006
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
7.21 Impact Factor