Publications 2019


  1. Almeida, B., Capela, A., Pinto, J., Santos, V., Silva, C. G., & Rosa, M. C. N. (2019). Relationship between the perceived social support and catastrophization in individuals with chronic knee painBrJP, 2(1), 55-60. doi: 10.5935/2595-0118.20190011
  2. Bainey, K. R., Morais, J., Zeymer, U., & Welsh, R. C. (2019). Atrial fibrillation with percutaneous coronary intervention: Navigating the minefield of antithrombotic therapiesAtherosclerosis. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2019.08.021
  3. Baixinho, C. L., Dixe, M. D. A., Madeira, C., Alves, S., & Henriques, M. A. (2019). Falls in institutionalized elderly with and without cognitive decline A study of some factorsDementia & Neuropsychologia, 13(1), 116-121. doi: 10.1590/1980-57642018dn13-010014
  4. Fonseca, C., Brito, D., Ferreira, J., Franco, F., Morais, J., & Cardoso, J. S. (2019). Sacubitril/valsartan: A practical guideRevista Portuguesa de Cardiologia, 38(5), 309-313. doi: 10.1016/j.repc.2018.10.008
  5. Fonseca-Pinto, R., Rijo, R., Assunção, P., Seco, M. A., Guarino, M. P., Braga-Pontes, C., … & Pires, G. (2019, May). Prescribe and Monitor Physical Activity Through a Community-Based eHealth Program: MOVIDA PlatformIn International Conference on Medical and Biological Engineering (pp. 13-19). Springer, Cham.
  6. Fontes‐Carvalho, R., Silva, P. M., Rodrigues, E., Araújo, F., Gavina, C., Ferreira, J., & Morais, J. (2019). Guia prático para a utilização dos inibidores da PCSK9 em PortugalRevista Portuguesa de Cardiologia, 38(6), 391-405.
  7. Fox, K. A., Metra, M., Morais, J., & Atar, D. (2019). The myth of ‘stable’ coronary artery diseaseNature Reviews Cardiology, 1.
  8. Furtado, S., Rodrigues, A., Dias, S., Branco, J. C., & Canhão, H. (2019). Self-reported low-energy fractures and associated risk factors in people with diabetes: A national population-based studyDiabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 147, 93-101. doi: 1016/j.diabres.2018.11.015
  9. Lages, M., Brito, G., Lopes, N., Fonseca-Pinto, R., & Guarino, M. P. (2019). Predicting metabolic risk in healthy volunteers through assessment of physiological responses to ingestion of different mealsEuropean Journal of Public Health, 29(Supplement_1), ckz034-048. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckz034.048
  10. Martins, J. D., Zachariah, J., Selamet Tierney, E. S., Truong, U., Morris, S. A., Kutty, S., … & Marinho, A. (2019). Impact of treatment modality on vascular function in coarctation of the aorta: the LOVE‐COARCT studyJournal of the American Heart Association, 8(7), e011536. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.118.011536
  11. Melo, B. F., Sacramento, J. F., Ribeiro, M. J., Prego, C. S., Correia, M. C., Coelho, J. C., … & Seiça, R. M. (2019). Evaluating the Impact of Different Hypercaloric Diets on Weight Gain, Insulin Resistance, Glucose Intolerance, and its Comorbidities in RatsNutrients, 11(6), 1197. doi: 10.3390/nu11061197
  12. Montenegro Sá, F., Carvalho, R., Ruivo, C., Santos, L. G., Antunes, A., Soares, F., … & Portuguese Registry of Acute Coronary Syndrome Investigators. (2019). Beta-blockers for post-acute coronary syndrome mid-range ejection fraction: a nationwide retrospective studyEuropean Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care. doi: 10.1177/2048872619827476
  13. Montenegro Sá, F., & Morais, J. (2019). A gradient of benefit of beta-blockers in acute coronary syndrome patients: from severely depressed ejection fraction up to the normal levelEuropean Heart Journal-Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy, 5(3), 181-182. doi: 10.1093/ehjcvp/pvz012
  14. Rama, N. J., Ferreira, P. L., Pimentel, J., & Juul, T. (2019). Validation of Portuguese version of the low anterior resection syndrome scoreJournal of Coloproctology (Rio de Janeiro), 39(1), 1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcol.2018.09.004
  15. Ramos, F. D., Carvalho, D., Pape, E., Morais, J., Duarte, R. (2019). National Expert Consensus Document on the Importance of the Cardiovascular Safety Studies in the Antihyperglycemic Therapy Selection in the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Patients: ÁGORA ProjectRevista Portuguesa de Diabetes, 14(2), 78-88.
  16. Silva-Costa, C., Brito, M. J., Aguiar, S. I., Lopes, J. P., Ramirez, M., & Melo-Cristino, J. (2019). Dominance of vaccine serotypes in pediatric invasive pneumococcal infections in Portugal (2012–2015)Scientific Reports, 9(1), 6. doi: 1038/s41598-018-36799-x
  17. Sousa, P., Duarte, E., Ferreira, R., Esperança, A., Frontini, R., Santos‐Rocha, R., … & Marques, N. (2019). An mHealth intervention programme to promote healthy behaviours and prevent adolescent obesity (TeenPower): A study protocolJournal of Advanced Nursing, 75(3), 683-691. doi: 10.1111/jan.13905


  1. Dixe, M. A., Vaz, A. M., Grilo, E. N. (2019). Self-care Needs for Symptom Management and Medication in Elderly Person and Skills of Informal Caregiver to Care. In: J. García-Alonso and C. Fonseca (Eds), Springer Nature Switzerland AG pp. 1–11, 2019. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-16028-9_20.