Fernando Martínez-Martínez

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BACKGROUND Epilepsy is a complex chronic disorder which affects health-related quality of life (HRQOL), especially in women. METHODS This study is a pragmatic randomised controlled trial involving women with epilepsy (WWE) over 18 years of age. RESULTS One hundred eighty-two WWE entered the study and 144 (79.1%) completed it. The t-test for comparing(More)
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to estimate the prevalence of medicine-related problems, understood as negative clinical outcomes, that result in hospital emergency department (ED) visits and to establish relationships among risk factors and the appearance of pharmacotherapy negative outcomes. METHODS Methods A stratified two-stage probabilistic sampling approach(More)
BACKGROUND The usefulness of the community pharmacy blood pressure (BP) (CPBP) method in assessing the effectiveness of antihypertensive treatment has not been adequately studied. The aim of this study was to assess the agreement between community pharmacy, home, and physician office BP (POBP) measurement methods in treated hypertensive patients. METHODS(More)
BACKGROUND Despite many research studies demonstrating the benefit in clinical, economic, and humanistic outcomes of professional pharmacy services, there is a paucity of evidence when these services become incorporated into the usual practice of a community pharmacy. OBJECTIVE The objective of the present study was to evaluate the clinical, economic, and(More)
BACKGROUND Admission to an emergency department (ED) is a key vulnerable moment when patients are at increased risk of medication discrepancies and medication histories are an effective way of ensuring that fewer errors are made. This study measured whether a pharmacist-acquired medication history in an ED focusing on a patient's current home medication(More)
The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate the impact of pharmacists' interventions on clinical asthma outcomes on adult patients and to identify the outcome indicators used.PubMed, Scopus, Web of Science and Scielo were searched. Studies addressing pharmacists' interventions on adult asthma patients reporting clinical asthma outcomes were(More)
BACKGROUND The concept of pharmaceutical care is operationalized through pharmaceutical professional services, which are patient-oriented to optimize their pharmacotherapy and to improve clinical outcomes. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to estimate the incremental cost-effectiveness ratio (ICER) of a medication review with follow-up (MRF)(More)
BACKGROUND cognitive pharmaceutical services (CPSs) encompass a variety of pharmacists' interventions to optimise pharmacotherapy. The clinical effectiveness of CPSs for aged patients remains controversial. OBJECTIVE to analyse and describe the evidence of the clinical effectiveness of CPSs in aged patients by means of performing a systematic review of(More)
OBJECTIVE To identify health care professional-patient relationship theoretical models and individual factors that may have an influence on this relationship and be relevant to community pharmacy practice. METHODS Using the recommended methodology by Prisma Statement, a search was undertaken in PubMed for health care professional-patient relationship(More)
OBJECTIVE to prioritize previously identified in Spain facilitators for the implementation of new Pharmaceutical Services that allow designing strategies for the implementation of Medication Review with follow-up (MRFup) service. DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS Exploratory factor analysis (EFA). A draft of a questionnaire was performed based on a(More)