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The effect of profession on burnout in hospital staff.

Occup Med (Lond), 2018 Mar 13. doi: 10.1093/occmed/kqy039. [Epub ahead of print]
Alves E, Costa AR, Moura-Ferreira P, Azevedo A, Lunet N

Health-related knowledge on hypertension among the Portuguese population: results from a population-based survey.

Blood Press, 2018 Jan 24:1-6. doi: 10.1080/08037051.2018.1430503. [Epub ahead of print]
Amorim M, Alves E, Kelly-Irving M, Ribeiro AI, Silva S

Quality of life of parents of very preterm infants 4 months after birth: a mixed methods study.

Health Qual Life Outcomes, 2018 Sep 10;16(1):178. doi: 10.1186/s12955-018-1011-y.
Amorim M, Silva S, Kelly-Irving M, Alves E

Quality of life among parents of preterm infants: a scoping review.

Qual Life Res, 2018 May;27(5):1119-1131. doi: 10.1007/s11136-017-1771-6. Epub 2017 Dec 16.
Andrade N, Alves E, Costa AR, Moura-Ferreira P, Azevedo A, Lunet N

Knowledge about cardiovascular disease in Portugal.

Rev Port Cardiol, 2018 Jul 25. pii: S0870-2551(17)30683-2. doi: 10.1016/j.repc.2017.10.017. [Epub ahead of print]
Coutinho H, Queirós C, Henriques A, Norton P, Alves E

Work-related determinants of psychosocial risk factors among employees in the hospital setting.

Work, 2018 Nov 22. doi: 10.3233/WOR-182825. [Epub ahead of print]

A short form of the neonatal intensive care unit family needs inventory.

J Pediatr (Rio J), 2016 Jan-Feb;92(1):73-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jped.2015.04.010. Epub 2015 Oct 9.

Parenting very preterm infants and stress in Neonatal Intensive Care Units

Early Human Development, Volume 101, October 2016, Pages 3–9
Samorinha C, Severo M, Alves E, Machado H, Figueiredo B, Silva S

Factors associated with willingness to donate embryos for research among couples undergoing IVF

Reproductive biomedicine online, 2016; 32(2):247-256. doi:10.1016/j.rbmo.2015.11.018.
Samorinha C, Fraga S, Alves E, Sousa S, Figueiredo B, Machado H, Silva S

Self-reported psychosocial factors among in vitro fertilization patients interviewed alone or with the partner.

Psychol Health Med, 2016; 21(4):431-438. Doi: 10.1080/13548506.2015.1109672.
Pereira M, Samorinha C, Alves E, Machado H, Amorim M, Silva S

Patients' views on the embryo storage time limits

Reproductive biomedicine online, 31, 2: 232 - 238; DOI: 10.1016/j.rbmo.2015.04.015

Social Trajectory and Body Image Satisfaction in Childbearing Women

Maternal and Child Health Journal, 2015 Jun;19(6):1237-44. doi: 10.1007/s10995-014-1629-2.
Alves E, Magano R, Amorim M, Silva S

Breast milk supply in hospital setting.

Arq Med, 2015, 29(5), pp. 135-137
Alves E, Silva S, Martins S, Barros H

Family structure and use of prenatal care.

Cad Saúde Pública, 2015 Jun;31(6):1298-304
Valdrez K, Silva S, Coelho T, Alves E

Awareness and motives for use and non-use of preimplantation genetic diagnosis in familial amyloid polyneuropathy mutation carriers

Prenat Diagn, 2014 Sep;34(9):886-92. doi: 10.1002/pd.4388. Epub 2014 May 13.
Valdrez K, Alves E, Coelho T, Silva S

Prevalence of use of preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Unidade Clínica de Paramiloidose from Centro Hospitalar do Porto.

Acta Medica Portuguesa, 2014 Nov-Dec;27(6):710-6. Epub 2014 Dec 30.
Alves E, Magalhães P, Lunet N, Ferreira PM, Susana Silva

Accessibility and use of information sources on cardiovascular health: Perceptions of patients and physicians.

Arq Med, 2014, vol.28, n.5, pp.137-144. ISSN 2183-2447.
Alves E, Magalhães P, Nuno Lunet, Ferreira PM, Silva S

Acessibilidade e utilização de fontes de informação em saúde cardiovascular: perceção de doentes e médicos.

Arq Med, 2014, 28(5): 137-144.

Long-Term Maintenance of Smoking Cessation in Pregnancy: An Analysis of the Birth Cohort Generation XXI.

Nicotine Tob Res, 2013 Sep;15(9):1598-607. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntt026. Epub 2013 Mar 18.

Parents' views on factors that help or hinder breast milk supply in neonatal care units: systematic review

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2013 Nov;98(6):F511-7. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2013-304029. Epub 2013 Jul 18.

Impact of risk factors on hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, in primiparae and multiparae.

Ann Hum Biol , 2013 Sep-Oct;40(5):377-84. doi: 10.3109/03014460.2013.793390. Epub 2013 May 17.
Oliveira SM, Correia AS, Paiva MP, Gonçalves A, Pereira M, Alves E, Dias P, Almeida R, Abreu A, Pinho P

Long-Term Survival, Autonomy and Quality of Life of Elderly Patients Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement

J Card Surg, 27(1):20-23

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(2017), “Percepções parentais sobre os cuidados centrados na família: repensando a governança em Neonatologia”, in Fonseca C, Jardim DF (orgs.), Promessas e Incertezas da Ciência.

Perspectivas antropológicas sobre saúde, cuidado e controle, Porto Alegre, Editora Sulina: 69-98. ISBN: 978-85-205-0786-5

(2017), “Parents’ perspectives on the hospitalization of preterm infants in Neonatal Intensive Care Units: a literature review”, in

Sanders E (ed.), Neonatal Intensive Care: Issues, Insights and Studies, New York, Nova Science Publishers: 37-96. ISBN: 978-1-53610-310-7