Research Group: Charter: Challenges and Strategies in Health Research
Thematic Line: TL1 – Preventive Medicine & Societal Challenges
Hub: Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
Research Areas: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Biomedical Engineering, Pediatrics, Reproductive Biology, Medical Informatics
updated on 14/03/2018
João Bernardes is the Principal Investigator of the research group Charter of CINTESIS.
He graduated and later earned his Doctoral Degree from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP), where he is a Full Professor of Genecology e Obstetrics since 2005.
João Bernardes works as an Assistant Senior Graduate Doctor at the Hospital Centre of S. João and is the Director of the Department of Women, Children and Youngsters of the Pedro Hispano Hospital /Local Health Unit of Matosinhos. He is also involved with other important organizations, such as the Regional Commission for Women’s, Children’s and Youngsters’ Health of the Regional Health Administration of the North (ARS-North), or the Disciplinary Board of the North Regional Council of the Order of Doctors (OM, in Portuguese).
He was founder and Director of the Biomedical Simulation Centre of FMUP, vice-president of the Portuguese Society of Medical Education and secretary of the Portuguese Society of Biomedical Engineering. He was the leader researcher of several projects of the National Board for Scientific and Technical Research and of the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology, which gave way to the prototype and market model of the system for cardiotocograms’ analysis SisPorto.
He acts as a reviewer and is a member of the Editorial Council of several scientific journals, having authored and co-authored about 200 scientific articles in indexed journals.
TITLE: Mechanical properties of polypropylene mesh used in pelvic floor repair
AUTHORS: Afonso, JS; Martins, PALS; Girao, MJBC; Natal M N Jorge ; Ferreira, AJM ; Mascarenhas, T ; Fernandes, AA ;Bernardes, J ; Baracat, EC; Rodrigues R de Lima; Patricio, B;
SOURCE: INTERNATIONAL UROGYNECOLOGY JOURNAL, VOLUME: 19, ISSUE: 3,
TITLE: Omniview-SisPorto (R) 3.5 – a central fetal monitoring station with online alerts based on computerized cardiotocogram plus ST event analysis
AUTHORS: Diogo Ayres de Campos ; Paulo Sousa; Antonia Costa ; Joao Bernardes ;
SOURCE: JOURNAL OF PERINATAL MEDICINE, VOLUME: 36, ISSUE: 3, PUBLISHED: 2008
TITLE: Linear and nonlinear analysis of heart rate patterns associated with fetal behavioral states in the antepartum period
AUTHORS: Hernani Goncalves ; Joao Bernardes ; Ana Paula Rocha ; Diogo Ayres de Campos ;
SOURCE: EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, VOLUME: 83, ISSUE: 9, PUBLISHED: 2007
TITLE: Prediction of neonatal acidemia by computer analysis of fetal heart rate and ST event signals
AUTHORS: Antonia Costa ; Diogo Ayres de Campos ; Fernanda Costa; Cristina Santos ; Joao Bernardes ;
SOURCE: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, VOLUME: 201,
ISSUE: 5, PUBLISHED: 2009
TITLE: The limits of agreement and the intraclass correlation coefficient may be inconsistent in the interpretation of agreement
AUTHORS: Cristina Costa Santos ; Joao Bernardes ; Diogo Ayres de Campos ; Antonia Costa ; Celia Costa;
SOURCE: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, VOLUME: 64, ISSUE: 3, PUBLISHED: 2011