Research Group in Care. INVESTENF-INCLIVA

Associated Clinical Group

Contribute with scientific nursing evidence to improve pediatric nursing care

Conduct research in pediatric nursing to disseminate new knowledge

Work for the Quality and Safety of pediatric nursing care

Dra. Cintia Borja Herrero

Leading, R4

Cintia Borja Herrero    

Established, R3
Recognised/Emerging, R2

Antonio Martínez Sabater
Evelin Balaguer López
Iván Julián Rochina
Montserrat Cañabate Ros
Pablo García Molina

First Stage, R1
Collaborating Researchers

Ana Bela Espinosa Briones
Laura Pla Marzo
Mª Ángeles Montal Navarro
Mª Carmen Barberá Ventura
Mª Carmen Rodríguez Dolz
Mª Dolores Cantero López
Mª Luisa Muñoz Illescas
Mª Pilar Bernabéu Adrián
Mª Victoria Orejón Lagunas
Nuria Garrido Zafra
Sonia Mora Navarro


David Palanca Broseta

Administrative assistant
The therapeutic relationship from the perspective of patients and nurses in the first days of admission: a cross-sectional study in acute mental health units. El-Abidi K, Moreno-Poyato A, Cañabate-Ros M, Garcia-Sanchez J, Lluch-Canut M, Muñoz-Ruoco E, Pérez-Moreno J, Pita-De-La-Vega J, Puig-Llobet M, Rubia-Ruiz G, Santos-Pariente C, López A, Golmar L, López C, Roldán-Merino J. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing. 2024 Feb;33(1):134-142. doi: 10.1111/inm.13227. PMID: 37743558

Application of the Delphi method for content validity analysis of a questionnaire to determine the risk factors of the Chemsex. Del Pozo-Herce P, Martínez-Sabater A, Chover-Sierra E, Gea-Caballero V, Satústegui-Dordá P, Saus-Ortega C, Tejada-Garrido C, Sánchez-Barba M, Pérez J, Juárez-Vela R, Santolalla-Arnedo I, Baca-García E. Healthcare. 2023 Nov 5;11(21):2905. doi: 10.3390/healthcare11212905. PMID: 37958049

Effect of pelvic floor muscle training on female sexual function: A systematic review protocol and meta-analysis. Saus-Ortega C, Sierra-Garcia E, Martinez-Sabater A, Chover-Sierra E, Ballestar-Tarin M. Nursing Open. 2023 Sep;10(9):5790-5796. doi: 10.1002/nop2.1826. PMID: 37232024

Garcés-Carrasco AM, Santacatalina-Roig E, Carretero-Márquez C, Chover-Sierra E, Martínez-Sabater A, Balaguer-López E. Post-Transplant Complications in Patients Undergoing Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (HCT)-A Comparative Analysis of Home Care versus Hospitalized Patients. Medicina (Kaunas). 2023 Dec 26;60(1):44. doi: 10.3390/medicina60010044. PMID: 38256305

Impact of the ‘reserved therapeutic space’ nursing intervention on patient health outcomes: an intervention study in acute mental health units. Moreno-Poyato A, El Abidi K, Lluch-Canut T, Canabate-Ros M, Puig-Llobet M, Roldan-Merino J. Nursing Open. 2023 Aug;10(8):5749-5757. doi: 10.1002/nop2.1750. PMID: 37084278

Importance of nutritional assessment tools in the critically ill patient: a systematic review. Domenech-Briz V, Gea-Caballero V, Czapla M, Chover-Sierra E, Juarez-Vela R, Arnedo I, Villanueva-Blasco V, Sanchez-Gonzalez J, Martinez-Sabater A. Frontiers in Nutrition. 2023 Jan 30;9:1073782. doi: 10.3389/fnut.2022.1073782. PMID: 36793999

Knowledge about palliative care and attitudes toward care of the dying among primary care nurses in Spain. Mengual T, Chover-Sierra E, Ballestar-Tarin M, Saus-Ortega C, Gea-Caballero V, Colomer-Perez N, Martinez-Sabater A. Healthcare. 2023 Apr 3;11(7):1018. doi: 10.3390/healthcare11071018. PMID: 37046946

Quality assessment in initial paediatric trauma care: systematic review from prehospital care to the paediatric intensive care unit. Buck Sainz-Rozas P, Casal Angulo C, Garcia Molina P. Nursing in Critical Care. 2023 Nov;28(6):1143-1153. doi: 10.1111/nicc.12970. PMID: 37621180

Relationship between cognitive impairment and depressive symptoms with somatosensory functions in diabetic and non-diabetic older adults and its impact on quality of life. Sempere-Bigorra M, Julián-Rochina I, Pérez-Ros P, Navarro-Flores E, Martínez-Arnau F, Cauli O. Life. 2023 Aug 22;13(9):1790. doi: 10.3390/life13091790. PMID: 37763194

Relationship between deep and superficial sensitivity assessments and gait analysis in diabetic foot patients. Sempere-Bigorra M, Brognara L, Julian-Rochina I, Mazzotti A, Cauli O. International Wound Journal. 2023 Oct;20(8):3023-3034. doi: 10.1111/iwj.14178. PMID: 37057818

Screening and nutritional intervention in the renal patient. Durba Lacruz A, Montesa M, Molina P. Nutricion Hospitalaria. 2023 Dec 14;40(6):1117-1119. doi: 10.20960/nh.05040. PMID: 38047421

Spanish adaptation and validation of the ALS Depression Inventory-12 (ADI-12) in patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Sancho-Cantus D, Cubero-Plazas L, Privado J, Garcia-Iturrospe E, Canabate Ros M, Navarro-Illana E, Orti J. Archives of Medical Research. 2023 Dec 22;55(1):102936. doi: 10.1016/j.arcmed.2023.102936. PMID: 38141272

Transcultural adaptation and assessment of psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the scale for the evaluation of staff-patient interactions in progress notes. Perez-Toribio A, Moreno-Poyato A, Lluch-Canut M, Nash M, Canabate-Ros M, Myklebust K, Bjorkly S, Puig-Llobet M, Roldan-Merino J. PLoS One. 2023 Mar 28;18(3):e0281832. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0281832. PMID: 36976796

Update on the use of infrared thermography in the early detection of diabetic foot complications: a bibliographic review. Faus Camarena M, Izquierdo-Renau M, Julian-Rochina I, Arrebola M, Miralles M. Sensors. 2023 Dec 31;24(1):252. doi: 10.3390/s24010252. PMID: 38203114

Wearable sensors-based postural analysis and fall risk assessment among patients with diabetic foot neuropathy. Brognara L, Sempere-Bigorra M, Mazzotti A, Artioli E, Julian-Rochina I, Cauli O. Journal of Tissue Viability. 2023 Oct 13:S0965-206X(23)00105-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jtv.2023.10.002. PMID: 37852919

Corrigendum: meaning in life mediates between emotional deregulation and eating disorders psychopathology: a research from the meaning-making model of eating disorders. Marco J, Canabate M, Martinez C, Banos R, Guillen V, Perez S. Frontiers in Psychology. 2022 Feb 15;13:849974. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2022.849974. PMID: 35242091

Cross-cultural adaptation to Spanish and content validity of three nutritional risk scales. Balaguer Lopez E, Garcia-Molina P, Nunez F, Crehua-Gaudiza E, Montal Navarro M, Pedron Giner C, Vitoria Minana I, Jovani Casano C, Galera Martinez R, Gomez-Lopez L, Rodriguez Martinez G, Martinez-Costa C. Anales de Pediatria. 2022 Jul;97(1):12-21. doi: 10.1016/j.anpede.2022.06.001. PMID: 35729061

Knowledge and attitudes towards palliative care: validation of the Spanish version of questionnaire on palliative care for advanced dementia. Chover-Sierra E, Perez-Ros P, Julian-Rochina I, Long C, Cauli O. Healthcare. 2022 Mar 31;10(4):656. doi: 10.3390/healthcare10040656. PMID: 35455834

Level of knowledge and attitudes towards palliative care for people with advanced dementia in Spain: role of professional and academic factors. Perez-Ros P, Cauli O, Julian-Rochina I, Long C, Chover-Sierra E. Current Alzheimer Research. 2022 Dec 21. doi: 10.2174/1567205020666221221145259. PMID: 36545733

Spanish Version of the Scale “Eventos Adversos Associados as Praticas de Enfermagem” (EAAPE): Validation in Nursing Students. Martinez-Sabater A, Saus-Ortega C, Masia-Navalon M, Chover-Sierra E, Ballestar-Tarin M. Nursing Reports. 2022 Feb 14;12(1):112-124. doi: 10.3390/nursrep12010012. PMID: 35225898

The Tilburg Frailty Indicator: a psychometric systematic review. Zamora-Sanchez J, Urpi-Fernandez A, Sastre-Rus M, Lumillo-Gutierrez I, Gea-Caballero V, Jodar-Fernandez L, Julian-Rochina I, Zabaleta-Del-Olmo E. Ageing Research Reviews. 2022 Apr;76:101588. doi: 10.1016/j.arr.2022.101588. PMID: 35150901

Usefulness of midline catheters versus peripheral venous catheters in an inpatient unit: a pilot randomized clinical trial. Villalba-Nicolau M, Chover-Sierra E, Saus-Ortega C, Ballestar-Tarin M, Chover-Sierra P, Martinez-Sabater A. Nursing Reports. 2022 Oct 31;12(4):814-823. doi: 10.3390/nursrep12040079. PMID: 36412798

Changes in salivary amylase and glucose in diabetes: a scoping review. Perez-Ros P, Navarro-Flores E, Julian-Rochina I, Martinez-Arnau F, Cauli O. Diagnostics. 2021 Mar 6;11(3):453. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics11030453. PMID: 33800850

Chemotherapy-induced neuropathy and diabetes: a scoping review. Sempere-Bigorra M, Julian-Rochina I, Cauli O. Current Oncology. 2021 Aug 19;28(4):3124-3138. doi: 10.3390/curroncol28040273. PMID: 34436039

Convergent and discriminative validity of the Frail-VIG index with the EQ-5D-3L in people cared for in primary health care. Zamora-Sanchez J, Zabaleta-del-Olmo E, Gea-Caballero V, Julian-Rochina I, Perez-Tortajada G, Amblas-Novellas J. BMC Geriatrics. 2021 Apr 13;21(1):243. doi: 10.1186/s12877-021-02186-x. PMID: 33849481

Correction to: Convergent and discriminative validity of the Frail-VIG index with the EQ-5D-3L in people cared for in primary health care. Zamora-Sanchez J, Zabaleta-del-Olmo E, Gea-Caballero V, Julian-Rochina I, Perez-Tortajada G, Amblas-Novellas J. BMC Geriatrics. 2021 Jul 12;21(1):424. doi: 10.1186/s12877-021-02369-6. PMID: 34253182

Differences and similarities in neuropathy in type 1 and 2 diabetes: a systematic review. Sempere-Bigorra M, Julian-Rochina I, Cauli O. Journal of Personalized Medicine. 2021 Mar 22;11(3):230. doi: 10.3390/jpm11030230. PMID: 33810048

Effectiveness of mechanical diagnosis and therapy in patients with non-specific chronic low back pain: a literature review with meta-analysis. Sanchis-Sanchez E, Lluch-Girbes E, Guillart-Castells P, Georgieva S, Garcia-Molina P, Blasco J. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy. 2021;25(2):117-134. doi: 10.1016/j.bjpt.2020.07.007. PUBMED: 32773288

Evaluation of interface pressure and temperature management in five wheelchair seat cushions and their effects on user satisfaction. Garcia-Molina P, Roig Casasus S, Sanchis-Sanchez E, Balaguer-Lopez E, Ruescas-Lopez M, Blasco JM. Journal of Tissue Viability. 2021 Aug;30(3):402-409. doi: 10.1016/j.jtv.2021.05.004. PMID: 34052087

Health literacy of patients on oral anticoagulation treatment- individual and social determinants and effect on health and treatment outcomes. Cabellos-Garcia A, Martinez-Sabater A, Diaz-Herrera M, Gea-Caballero V, Castro-Sanchez E. BMC Public Health. 2021 Jul 9;21(1):1363. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-11259-w. PMID: 34243749

Profiles of frailty among older people users of a home-based primary care service in an urban area of Barcelona (Spain): an observational study and cluster analysis. Zamora-Sanchez J, Zabaleta-del-Olmo E, Fernandez-Bertolin S, Gea-Caballero V, Julian-Rochina I, Perez-Tortajada G, Amblas-Novellas J. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2021 May 13;10(10):2106. doi: 10.3390/jcm10102106. PMID: 34068296

Psychological Impact on the Nursing Professionals of the Rioja Health Service (Spain) Due to the SARS-CoV-2 Virus. Del Pozo-Herce P, Garrido-Garcia R, Santolalla-Arnedo I, Gea-Caballero V, Garcia-Molina P, Ruiz de Vinaspre-Hernandez R, Rodriguez-Velasco F, Juarez-Vela R. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021 Jan 12;18(2):E580. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18020580. PMID: 33445563

Training, management, and quality of nursing care of vascular access in adult patients: the INCATIV Project. Casanova-Vivas S, Mico-Esparza JL, Garcia-Abad I, Hevilla-Cucarella EB, Ballestar-Tarin ML, Blasco JM, Garcia-Molina P. Journal of Vascular Access. 2021 Nov 26;11297298211059322. doi: 10.1177/11297298211059322. PMID: 34836468

Reference: AP-2021-015
Title: VISUALSKIN: Diseño de dispositivo clínico para la evaluación del riesgo de lesión en la piel en personas encamadas o usuarias de silla de ruedas
Funding body: Universidad de Valencia – INCLIVA
Principal Investigator: Julio Martos Torres, Pablo García Molina
Duration: 2021 – 2022
Total budget: 4.750 €
Reference: GV/2019/150
Title: Úlceras por compresión: estudio de los mecanismos básicos y evaluación de polímeros para su prevención en un modelo animal murino
Funding body: Conselleria de Innovación, Universidades, Ciencia y Sociedad Digital
Principal Investigator: Iván Julián Rochina
Duration: 2019 – 2019
Total budget: 16.000 €
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Title: Adaptación transcultural y validación de tres scores para la detección de riesgo de desnutrición pediátrica durante la hospitalización (PNRS, STAMP y STRONGkids). Estimación de la incidencia de desnutrición en nuestro medio
Doctoral candidate: Balaguer López, Evelin
Director(s): Martínez Costa, Cecilia; Núñez Gómez, Francisco
Date of the defense: 24/02/2023
University: Universitat de València