Publications

Peer-reviewed papers:

Villalonga-Olives E, Kawachi I, Almansa J, Witte C, Lange B, Kiese-Himmel C, Steinbüchel N. Pediatric Health-related Qualit of Life: a structural equation modelling approach. Accepted at Plos One.

Villalonga-Olives E, Kawachi I. The measurement of social capital. Accepted at Gac Sanit.

Villalonga-Olives E, von Steinbüchel N, Witte C, Kasten E, Kawachi I, Kiese-Himmel C. Health related quality of life of immigrant children: towards a new pattern in Germany?  BMC Public Health 2014, 14: 790.

Villalonga-Olives E, Kawachi I. The changing health status of economic migrants to the European Union in the aftermath of the economic crisis. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2014 May 23. pii: jech-2014-203869. doi: 10.1136/jech-2014-203869. [Epub ahead of print]

Mateu J, Ricci I, Villalonga-Olives E, Cabeza E. The impact of tourism on municipal solid waste generation: the case of Menorca Island. Waste Manag. 2013 Dec;33(12):2589-93. doi: 10.1016/j.wasman.2013.08.007. Epub 2013 Aug 31

Villalonga-Olives  E, Marí-Dell’Olmo M, Gotsens M , Ramos M, Ramon J, Cabeza E, Borrell C. Analysis of inequalities in mortality in small areas: obstacles to overcome. Gac Sanit. 2013 Mar 25.

Villalonga-Olives E, Forero CG, Maydeu-Olivares A, Almansa J, Palacio-Vieira JA, Valderas JM, RajmilL, Alonso J. Mental health problems in adolescents and youths: the influence of parental mental health and environmental factors. Qual Life Res 2013; 22(3): 613-622.

Palacio-Vieira JA, Villalonga-Olives E,Valderas JM, Herdman M, Alonso J, Rajmil L. Predictors of the use of healthcare services in children and adolescents in Spain. Int J Public Health. 2012 May 3.

Villalonga-Olives E, Forero CG, Erhard M, Palacio-Vieira JA, Valderas JM, Ferrer M, Rajmil L, Ravens-Sieberer U, Alonso J. Psychosomatic complaints in adolescents and youths: the influence of stressful life events and protective factors. Journal of Adolescent Health 2011. J Adolesc Health 2011; 49(2): 199-205.

Almansa J, Ayuso-Mateos JL, Garin O, Chatterji S, Kostanjsek N, Alonso J, Valderas JM, Cieza A, Raggi A, Svestkova O, Burger H, Racca V, Vieta E, Leonardi M, Ferrer M, and the MHADIE Consortium (…,Villalonga-Olives E, Vilagut G,…). The international classfication of functioning, disability and health: development of capacity and performance scales.  J Clin Epidemiol 2011; 64(12): 1400-1411.

Villalonga-Olives E, Rojas-Farreras S, Vilagut G,  Palacio JA, Valderas JM, Herdman M, Ferrer M, Rajmil L, Alonso J. Gender differences in the impact of stressful life events on HRQoL of children and adolescents: results of the Spanish KIDSCREEN follow-up study. Health Qual Life Outcomes 2010; 8:71

Garin O, Ayuso-Mateos JL, Almansa J, Nieto M, Chatterji S, Vilagut G, Alonso J, Cieza A, Svestkova O, Burger H, Racca V, Francescutti C, Vieta E, Kostanjsek N, Raggi A, Leonardi M, Ferrer M, Consortium M (Villalonga-Olives E.). Validation of the World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule (WHODAS-2) in patients with chronic diseases. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2010 19;8(1):51.

Palacio-Vieira J, Villalonga-Olives E, Alonso J, Valderas JM, Herdman M, Berra S, Rajmil L, Spanish KIDSCREEN follow-up study: Protocol of the study, pilot test and participants’ representativeness. J Adolesc. 2010 Feb;33(1):227-31. J Adolescence 2010; 33(1): 227-231.

Rajmil L, Palacio-Vieira JA, Herdman M, López-Aguilà S, Villalonga-Olives E, Valderas JM, Espallargues M, Alonso J. Effect on Health-related Quality of Life of changes in mental health status in children and adolescents . Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2009 Dec 23;7:103.

Palacio JA, Villalonga-Olives E, Valderas JM, Espallargues M, Herdman M, Berra S, Alonso J, Rajmil L. Changes in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in a population-based sample of children and adolescents after 3 years of follow-up. Qual Life Res 2008: 17(10): 1207-1214.

Almansa J, Garin O, Chatterjii S, Vilagut G, Villalonga-Olives E, Alonso J, Valderas JM, Nieto Moreno M, Ayuso JL, Cieza A, Leonardi M, Raggi A, Svestkova O, Burger H, Racca V, Francescutti C, Vieta E, Ferrer M. FIC around the World. Europe. The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF): Quantitative Measurement of Capacity and Performance. Newsletter on the WHO-FIC 2008;6:5-7

Villalonga-Olives E, Valderas JM, Palacio JA, Herdman M, Rajmil L, Alonso J. The adaptation into Spanish of the Coddington Life Events Scales (CLES). Qual Life Res 2008; 17 (3): 447-452

Leonardi M et al. on behalf of MHADIE Consortium (Alonso J, Villalonga-Olives E). The definition of disability: what is in a name? The Lancet 2006;368(9543): 1219-1221.

Books, monographic works and other publications:

Contributor to: L.J. Donaldson and G. Scally. Donaldsons’ Essential Public Health. Radcliffe Publishing Ltd. In press.

Villalonga-Olives E, Mateu J, Marí-Dell’Olmo M, Gotsens M, Ramon J, Ramos M, Cabeza E, Borrell C. Atlas of mortality of the Balearic Islands. In press.

Contributor to: Porta M, (Ed.). A dictionary of epidemiology. 6th. ed. New York: Oxford University Press; 2014. 376 p.

Villalonga-Olives E . The influence of multiple determinants on health related quality of life and mental health of a representative sample of Spanish adolescents and youths. Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Directors: J. Alonso i L. Rajmil. Doctoral thesis.