A team of researchers from CINTESIS – Center for Health Technology and Services Research is studying the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the mental health of nurses. “We intend to understand how the pandemic influences the mental health of nurses who are currently providing care in the context of clinical practice in Portugal,” explain Francisco Sampaio, a researcher at [...]
"The line of positive cases in Portugal is below the predictions made, not because it is an encouraging scenario, but perhaps because it is a frightening scenario that there are many positive cases that are not even being tested." The alert is given by Cristina Costa Santos, a researcher at CINTESIS – Center for Health Technology and Services Research and [...]
Hundreds of deaths caused, directly or indirectly, by the pandemic may be escaping the radar of public authorities, warn researchers from CINTESIS and professors from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto. Jorge Félix Cardoso explains the numbers on the table in the newspaper Expresso. Read more (in Portuguese).
How does group immunity strategy work? What are the risks that its application could carry in the current phase of the new coronavirus pandemic? Bernardo Sousa-Pinto, a researcher at CINTESIS – Center for Health Technology and Services Research and professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, speaks with JPN about this strategy that has been followed [...]
Goreti Marques is an integrated researcher at the NursID group - Innovation and Development in Nursing, at CINTESIS - Center for Research in Health Technologies and Services /Santa Maria Health School (ESSSM), There she is a Coordinating Professor and member of the Board, in addition to Principal investigator of the Por Mais Saúde project, funded by the Foundation for Science [...]
Observador // Government Will Deliver COVID-19 Data to Scientists. Researchers Already Know What to Do with Them
The Government responded favorably to the call made by researchers from CINTESIS, the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, and the School of Medicine of the University of Minho, to make Covid-19 data available to scientists. Pedro Pereira Rodrigues, one of the signatories of the public that gathered thousands of five thousand signatures, says that data limitation results [...]