Maria Cristina Majo

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BACKGROUND Suicidal ideation is highly prevalent, but often remains untreated. The Internet can be used to provide accessible interventions. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of an online, unguided, self-help intervention for reducing suicidal ideation. METHODS A total of 236 adults with mild to moderate suicidal thoughts, defined as scores(More)
BACKGROUND Informing policy decisions about the cost-effectiveness of health care systems (ie, packages of clinical interventions) is probably best done using a modeling approach. To this end, an alcohol model (ALCMOD) was developed. OBJECTIVE The aim of ALCMOD is to estimate the cost-effectiveness of competing health care systems in curbing alcohol use(More)
BACKGROUND Anxiety and depression are not always diagnosed and treated in primary care as has been recommended. A tailored implementation programme, which addresses key barriers for change by targeted interventions, may help to remedy this. METHODS The effectiveness of an individually tailored implementation programme, additional to standardised training(More)
OBJECTIVE To examine how various predictors and subgroups of respondents contribute to the prediction of health care and productivity costs in a cohort of employees. METHODS We selected 1548 employed people from a cohort study with and without depressive and anxiety symptoms or disorders. Prediction rules, using the RuleFit program, were applied to(More)
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