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Claudia Marcela Vargas-Peláez

Claudia Marcela Vargas-Peláez
Fundación IFARMA, Colombia

Master of pharmacology, PhD of Pharmacy

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Objetivos: conhecer o perfil e compreender o contexto descrito nas publicações sobre a judicialização do acesso às tecnologias em saúde no Brasil. Metodologia: foi utilizada a metodologia de revisão sistemática de métodos mistos, estabelecida pelo Instituto Joanna Briggs (JBI), que permite sintetizar diferentes desenhos/tipos de estudo e auxilia os...
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Resumo Este estudo de caso visou caracterizar a organização do Componente Especializado da Assistência Farmacêutica (CEAF) em quatro estados, de diferentes regiões do país. A coleta de dados foi realizada junto a representantes da gestão do CEAF, os quais responderam um questionário com 20 perguntas sobre: abrangência, organização, financiamento, b...
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Resumen En este estudio se analizaron las solicitudes de importación de Medicamentos vitales no disponibles (MVND) presentadas al INVIMA y los registros de solicitudes de recobros presentados en la ADRES por MVND, en el periodo 2016-2017. De las 2321 solicitudes de importación de MVND, el 76% fueron autorizadas. Se identificaron 88 solicitantes, 73...
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Resumo Com a pandemia da COVID-19 e a importância das políticas públicas de proteção social, questões sanitaristas incluindo as imunizações se tornaram destaque. O estudo tem o objetivo de analisar a dinâmica dos registros sanitários de vacinas no país e as vacinas disponibilizadas por meio do Programa Nacional de Imunização (PNI), com destaque par...
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Objective Describe a study protocol to establish the effect of DAA's strategic purchase and the clinical pathway in the clinical outcomes, general costs, and quality of healthcare of patients with CHC in Colombia. Methods A quasi-experimental study will be carried out to compare clinical outcomes (treatment effectiveness), healthcare quality (acce...
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Objetivo: Identificar estrategias orientadas a favorecer el acceso a medicamentos de interés en salud pública, de alto costo o protegidos por patentes, posiblemente aplicables al contexto colombiano. Metodología: revisión estructurada en PubMed/Medline, utilizando los términos MeSH: “health services accessibility”, “pharmaceutical preparations”, “...
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Background: The valuation of medicines as health needs vary depending on the stakeholders involved (users, prescribers, managers, etc.) and their expectations. These factors modulate the role of medicines as a health need and influence access to medicines, and could be useful to explain the rising of Judicialization of access to medicines. Aim:...
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Background: This study aims to characterize the sources of information on pricing and public procurement available in some Latin American countries, in order to facilitate the development of comparative studies in the region and the implementation of pharmaceutical policies such as price regulation.
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Introduction: Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder manifested by motor and non-motor symptoms that compromise patients' quality of life. The instrument used to assess Parkinson's disease patients' quality of life is the Parkinson's Disease Questionnaire (PDQ-39). This study aims to identify issues related to quality of life from the...
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Introduction: The national pharmaceutical policy establishes as a strategy the generation of greater pharmaco-epidemiological research at the national level, especially in the case of antibiotic drugs. Objective: To provide local pharmaco-epidemiological evidence regarding the effectiveness, conditions of use and safety of generic meropenem and cef...
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Aim To characterise systematic reviews and meta‐analyses on pharmacist care activities (PCAs) by means of bibliometric indicators. Data sources The MEDLINE, EMBASE and LILACS databases were consulted. Study selection Articles describing/evaluating PCAs in any setting (community, ambulatory or hospital) in which research design was a systematic re...
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Introduction: In Brazil access to medicines is considered a comprehensive part of the right to health. Objective: To identify the profile of access and use of medicines of the Sole Health System´s users. Methods: A descriptive and cross-sectional study in Balneario Piçarras municipality, Santa Catarina State, in southern Brazil. 936 people were ran...
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Resumo Este artigo apresenta a aplicação de um protocolo de indicadores para a avaliação da capacidade de gestão do Componente Especializado da Assistência Farmacêutica (CEAF) em um estado do Sul do Brasil. A escolha do referencial teórico de capacidade de governo de Carlos Matus, refletido no conceito de capacidade de gestão e de gestão da assistê...
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The Argentinian health system consists of three subsectors: 46.4% of the people have health coverage in the social insurance subsector; 36.1% in the public subsector; and 5.1% have voluntary private insurance. The country is the fourth largest pharmaceutical market in Latin America and has a considerable production capacity. Argentina’s pharmaceuti...
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Medicines are considered one of the main tools of western medicine to resolve health problems. Currently, medicines represent an important share of the countries' healthcare budget. In the Latin America region, access to essential medicines is still a challenge, although countries have established some measures in the last years in order to guarant...
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Background Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease characterized by motor manifestations, autonomic and neurological disorders and sensorial symptoms. Medication therapy management (MTM) consists of a service undertaken by pharmacists to optimize pharmacological therapy results. This way, the pharmacist monitors the treatment prescr...
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The Specialized Pharmaceutical Care Component (CEAF) of the Unified Health System (SUS) aims to ensure the comprehensiveness of drug treatment in the outpatient care. In order to analyze the perceptions of the actors involved with the CEAF about this Component, a qualitative research (focus group and semi-structured interviews) was conducted. A str...
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Objetivo: Explorar las percepciones sobre el acceso a los medicamentos del Componente Especializado de la Asistencia Farmacéutica (CEAF) del Sistema Único de Salud brasileño (que incluye los medicamentos de alto costo), por parte de los actores involucrados en el ámbito asistencial del CEAF. Métodos: Estudio cualitativo descriptivo. Para la recolec...
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O Componente Especializado da Assistência Farmacêutica (CEAF) tem como objetivo a garantia da integralidade do tratamento medicamentoso em nível ambulatorial. Dada sua recente implementação, é necessário analisar se os estados possuem condições de executar as ações, atingir e sustentar os resultados esperados. Com este objetivo, é necessária uma av...
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O Componente Especializado da Assistência Farmacêutica (CEAF) tem como objetivo a garantia da integralidade do tratamento medicamentoso em nível ambulatorial. Dada sua recente implementação, é necessário analisar se os estados possuem condições de executar as ações, atingir e sustentar os resultados esperados. Com este objetivo, é necessária uma av...
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Despite countries' efforts to ensure access to essential medicines, some people do not have their needs met, and often resort to the Judiciary to get access to the medicines they need. This phenomenon, known as "judicialization of access to medicines", has aroused the academia's interest in law, health and social fields. In this context, this scopi...
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Background: It has been suggested elsewhere that psychosocial factors could have a negative impact on the outcomes of pharmacotherapy of patients with epilepsy. The inclusion of relevant psychosocial factors in Colombia's context in the pharmaceutical care's methodology would optimize the detection of drug related problems and its solution by the p...
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Unethical and inappropriate drug promotion has been a continuing concern of both nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and the World Health Organization (WHO). Several studies had shown that students and health professionals do not know WHO ethical guidelines for drug promotion, so the WHO and Health Action International have shown the importance of...
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Problem Statement: Pharmaceutical advertising and promotion (PA&P) refers to activities that pharmaceutical companies use to release and promote sales of their products, depending on creative initiatives in the marketing areas, national legal restrictions, surveillance capabilities of the regulatory authority, and harmonization trends. Objectives:...
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To analyze differing regulations regarding drug promotion, and the extent of compliance as seen in samples of advertising directed to the public in Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Nicaragua, and Peru. A total of 683 pieces of promotional material on display in health facilities, pharmacies, and on the street were collected, 132 of which were randomly...

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