Cecilia Vindrola-Padros

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The early development of novel nicotinic drugs for Tourette's and depression was a very long journey in discovery, which began with basic behavioral neuroscience studies aimed at understanding how cholinergic and dopaminergic systems interact in the basal ganglia to control goal directed movement. These early rodent studies with nicotine and dopamine(More)
OBJECTIVE In spite of efforts to guarantee patients are adequately informed about their risk of fertility loss and offered treatment for fertility preservation (FP), previous studies have reported that this topic is not routinely discussed with patients, especially with younger patient populations. A mixed method systematic review was undertaken to explore(More)
To cite: Vindrola-Padros C, Pape T, Utley M, et al. BMJ Qual Saf Published Online First: [please include Day Month Year] doi:10.1136/ bmjqs-2015-004877 INTRODUCTION The use of research evidence to facilitate improvements in healthcare quality continues to be a topic widely debated by scholars and practitioners. 2 The concept of ‘knowledge mobilisation’ has(More)
While analyzing the narratives of children receiving pediatric oncology treatment and their parents, we encountered three ways to look at their narratives: what was narrated, nonnarrated, and disnarrated. The narrated refers to the actors (characters) and events (scenes) individuals decided to include in the narration of their experiences, the nonnarrated(More)
BACKGROUND The Latin American Association for Palliative Care (ALCP) developed 10 indicators to monitor the development of palliative care. The indicators have been applied across Latin American countries but have not been used internally. OBJECTIVE The aims of this study were to document the development of palliative care in Argentina at the national and(More)
A Baim-Lance,* G Black, H Llewellyn, LM McGregor, C Vindrola-Padros, M Vňuková, C Vrinten. Department of Applied Health Research, University College London, UK; Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Department, UCL Division of Psychiatry, University College London, UK; Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University(More)
OBJECTIVE The integration of palliative care (PC) education into medical and nursing curricula has been identified as an international priority. PC education has undergone significant development in Latin America, but gaps in the integration of PC courses into undergraduate and postgraduate curricula remain. The aim of our review was to systematically(More)
The following commentary provides a discussion of the articles published in Technology and Innovation in 2010 and where possible places them into context with those reported in Cell Transplantation. These articles can be divided into the following topics: a) models for innovation and technological commercialization, b) the ethical and legal consequences of(More)
BACKGROUND Specialized cancer services for adolescents and young adults (AYAs) are being developed in a number of countries to address the particular needs of this population. However, the evidence base to inform service design and associated care delivery is inadequate. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to undertake a mapping study to identify the main(More)