Grup format principalment per membres del Servei de Psiquiatria de l’Hospital de Santa Maria de Lleida. La recerca biomèdica està centrada en l'estudi sobre trastorn bipolar, els efectes del tractament amb liti i els canvis cognitius que tenen lloc en aquesta malaltia. [Més informació].

Recent Submissions

  • Neuropsychological testing of cognitive impairment in euthymic bipolar disorder: an individual patient data meta-analysis 

    Bourne, C.; Aydemir, Ö.; Balanzá Martínez, V.; Bora, E.; Brissos, S.; Cavanagh, J. T. O.; Clark, L.; Cubukcuoglu, Z.; Videira Dias, V.; Dittmann, S.; Ferrier, I. N.; Fleck, D. E.; Frangou, S.; Gallagher, P.; Jones, L.; Kieseppä, T.; Martínez Aran, A.; Melle, I.; Moore, P. B.; Mur, Maria; Pfennig A, Raust A.; Senturk, V.; Simonsen, C.; Smith, D. J.; Bio, D. S.; Soeiro de Souza, M. G.; Stoddart, S. D. R.; Sundet K, Szöke A.; Thompson, J. M.; Torrent, C.; Zalla, T.; Craddock, N.; Andreassen, O. A.; Leboyer, M.; Vieta, E.; Bauer, M.; Worhunsky, P. D.; Tzagarakis, C.; Rogers, R. D.; Geddes, J. R.; Goodwin, G. M. (Wiley, 2013)
    An association between bipolar disorder and cognitive impairment has repeatedly been described, even for euthymic patients. Findings are inconsistent both across primary studies and previous meta-analyses. This study ...
  • Neuropsychological profile in bipolar disorder: a preliminary study of monotherapy lithium-treated euthymic bipolar patients evaluated at a 2-year interval 

    Mur, Maria; Portella, Maria J.; Martínez-Aran, A.; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Vieta i Pascual, Eduard, 1963- (Wiley, 2008)
    Objective: To investigate the cognitive impairment of a sample of euthymic bipolar patients treated with lithium monotherapy at baseline in a 2-year longitudinal study. Method: Fifteen DSM-IV-TR bipolar out-patients and ...
  • Breakdown in the brain network subserving moral judgment in criminal psychopathy 

    Pujol Salud, Jesús; Batalla, Iolanda; Contreras-Rodríguez, Oren; Harrison, Ben J.; Pera Guardiola, Vanessa; Hernández-Ribas, Rosa; Real, Eva; Bosa, Laura; Soriano-Mas, Carles; Deus, Joan; López-Solà, Marina; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Menchón, José M.; Cardoner, Narcís (Oxford University Press, 2012)
    Neuroimaging research has demonstrated the involvement of a well-defined brain network in the mediation of moral judgment in normal population, and has suggested the inappropriate network use in criminal psychopathy. We ...
  • Valoración de la competencia del menor en relación con la toma de decisiones sanitarias: escala de la competencia de Lleida 

    Espejo, Mariola; Miquel Fernàndez, Eva; Esquerda Aresté, Montserrat; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Elsevier, 2011)
  • Comparative exposure to antipsychotic medications in immigrant and native-born populations of a Spanish health region 

    Cruz Esteve, María Inés; Serna Arnaiz, Catalina; Rué i Monné, Montserrat; Real, Jordi; Galván, Leonardo; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Elsevier, 2012)
    Background: Raised rates of psychoses among ethnic minorities have been reported. Exposure to antipsychotic medications can give information on mental illness management and ethnic-related differences. Objective: To ...
  • Comparison of Immigrant and Native-Born Population Adherence to Antipsychotic Treatment in a Spanish Health Region 

    Forcada Pach, Irene; Pera Guardiola, Vanessa; Cruz Esteve, María Inés; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Serna Arnaiz, Catalina; Rué i Monné, Montserrat; Galván, Leonardo (Springer Verlag, 2013)
    Previous studies report that immigrants underuse psychiatric hospitalization services and are less exposed to antipsychotic medication. The objective of this study is to determine whether immigrant and Spanish native ...
  • Disrupted neural processing of emotional faces in psychopathy 

    Contreras-Rodríguez, Oren; Pujol Salud, Jesús; Batalla, Iolanda; Harrison, Ben J.; Bosque, Javier; Ibern Regàs, Immaculada; Hernández-Ribas, Rosa; Soriano-Mas, Carles; Deus, Joan; López-Solà, Marina; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Menchón, José M.; Cardoner, Narcís (Oxford University Press, 2014)
    Psychopaths show a reduced ability to recognize emotion facial expressions, which may disturb the interpersonal relationship development and successful social adaptation. Behavioral hypotheses point toward an association ...
  • Functional Connectivity Bias in the Prefrontal Cortex of Psychopaths 

    Contreras-Rodríguez, Oren; Pujol Salud, Jesús; Batalla, Iolanda; Harrison, Ben J.; Soriano-Mas, Carles; Deus, Joan; López-Solà, Marina; Macià, Dídac; Pera Guardiola, Vanessa; Hernández-Ribas, Rosa; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Menchón, José M.; Cardoner, Narcís (Elsevier, 2015)
    BACKGROUND: Psychopathy is characterized by a distinctive interpersonal style that combines callousunemotional traits with inflexible and antisocial behavior. Traditional emotion-based perspectives link emotional impairment ...
  • Modulatory effects of psychopathy on Wisconsin Card Sorting Test performance in male offenders with Antisocial Personality Disorder 

    Pera Guardiola, Vanessa; Batalla, Iolanda; Bosque, Javier; Kosson, David; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Hernández-Ribas, Rosa; Goldberg, Ximena; Contreras-Rodríguez, Oren; Menchón, José M.; Soriano-Mas, Carles; Cardoner, Narcís (Elsevier, 2016)
    Neuropsychological deficits in executive functions (EF) have been linked to antisocial behavior and considered to be cardinal to the onset and persistence of severe antisocial and aggressive behavior. However, when psychopathy ...
  • La empatía médica, ¿nace o se hace? Evolución de la empatía en estudiantes de medicina 

    Esquerda Aresté, Montserrat; Yuguero Torres, Oriol; Viñas Salas, Joan; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Elsevier España, 2016)
    Introducción y objetivos: La empatía es una de las competencias básicas en el aprendizaje de la medicina, relacionándose con mejor relación médico-paciente, mejor competencia profesional y menor estrés profesional. Algunos ...
  • The cloud paradigm applied to e-Health 

    Vilaplana, Jordi; Solsona Tehàs, Francesc; Abella i Pons, Francesc; Filgueira, Rosa; Rius, Josep (BioMed Central, 2013)
    Background: Cloud computing is a new paradigm that is changing how enterprises, institutions and people understand, perceive and use current software systems. With this paradigm, the organizations have no need to maintain ...