Modified directly observed treatment for tuberculosis versus self-administered therapy: an observational study in rural Greece. 

Charokopos N, Tsiros G, Foka A, Voila P, Chrysanthopoulos K, Spiliopoulou I, Jelastopulu E.

Rural and Remote Health 13: 2114. (Online) 2013. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au

Economic Crisis, Restrictive Policies, and the Population’s Health and Health Care: The Greek Case.

Elias KondilisStathis Giannakopoulos, Magda Gavana, Ioanna IerodiakonouHoward WaitzkinAlexis Benos

American Journal of Public Health 06/2013; 103(6):973-9.

Suicide mortality and economic crisis in Greece: men’s Achilles’ heel.

Elias KondilisIoanna Ierodiakonou, Magda Gavana, Stathis GiannakopoulosAlexis Benos

Journal of epidemiology and community health 06/2013; 67(6):e1.

Re: Cost and returns related to medical education in rural and remote locations.

Emmanouil Smyrnakis, Magda Gavana, Elias KondilisStathis GiannakopoulosAlexis Benos

Rural and remote health 06/2013; 13(2):2641

Primary health care and general practice attachment: establishing an undergraduate teaching network in rural Greek health centers.

Emmanouil Smyrnakis, Magda Gavana, Elias KondilisStathis GiannakopoulosAlexandros PanosAthanasia Chainoglou,Thomai StardeliNiki KavakaAlexis Benos

Rural and remote health 01/2013; 13(1):1946.


Re: Greek economic crisis: not a tragedy for health
Elias Kondilis, Magda Gavana, Stathis GiannakopoulosAlexis Benos
BMJ 12/2012
Υγεία, εργασία και σύστημα υγείας

Alexis Benos, Elias Kondilis

Hygeia Εργασία. 09/2012; 3(3):311-312.
Economic crisis and primary care reform inGreece: driving the wrong way?

Elias KondilisEmmanouil Smyrnakis, Magda Gavana, Stathis GiannakopoulosTheodoros ZdoukosSteve IliffeAlexis Benos

British Journal of General Practice 05/2012; 62(598):264-5


Payments and quality of care in private for-profit and public hospitals inGreece.
Elias Kondilis, Magda Gavana, Stathis Giannakopoulos,Emmanouil SmyrnakisNikolaos DombrosAlexis Benos
BMC Health Services Research 09/2011; 11:234.
 Low Birth Weight and Prenatal Exposure to Indoor Pollution from Tobacco Smoke and Wood Fuel Smoke: A Matched Case-Control Study inGazaStrip.
Akram Abusalah, Magda Gavana, Anna-Bettina Haidich,Emmanouil SmyrnakisNikos PapadakisAlexis Papanikolaou,Alexis Benos.
 Maternal and Child Health Journal 08/2011.
Analysis of fatal motor vehicle collisions: evidence from Central Macedonia, Greece. G AmpanoziL KovatsiE SmyrnakisE Zaggelidou, M Gavana, N PapadakisA Benos Hippokratia 01/2011; 15(1):32-6.
Participation rates in cervical cancer screening: experience in ruralNorthern Greece.
A. Vakfari, M. Gavana, S. GiannakopoulosE. Smyrnakis
Hippokratia 01/2011; 15(4):346-352.
Human papillomavirus and cervical screening: misconceptions undermine adherence.
Efharis PanagopoulouOurania GiataAnthony Montgomery,Kostantinos Dinas, Alexis Benos
American journal of health promotion. 2011 Sep-Oct;26(1):6-9. doi:10.4278/ajhp.09113-ARB-364
Clinical expression and morbidity of systemic lupus erythematosus during a post-diagnostic 5-year follow-up: a male:female comparison.

S Stefanidou, A Benos, V GalanopoulouI ChatziyannisF KanakoudiS AslanidisP BouraT SfetsiosL SettasM KatsounarosD PapadopoulouP GiamalisN DombrosM ChatzistilianouA Garyfallos

Lupus 06/2011; 20(10):1090-4.

Health promotion as a behavioural challenge: are we missing attitudes?

Efharis PanagopoulouAnthony Montgomery, Alexis Benos

Global Health Promotion 06/2011; 18(2):54-7.

If you could change one thing in your school, what would this be? 469 suggestions of 429 medical graduates

X TseretopoulouT TzamalisG BazoukisG LyrakosC GogosK ThermosKN Malizos, A Benos, I PapadopoulosI Pneumatikos,K SiamopoulosI Dimoliatis

Arch Hellen Med, 04/2011; 28(3):369-379.

Privatising the Greek health-care system: a story of corporate profits and rising health inequalities

Elias Kondilis, Emmanouil SmyrnakisStathis Giannakopoulos,Theodoros ZdoukosAlexis Benos.

06/2011: pages 29-43; , ISBN: 978-1-907471-18-6


Time trends of female breast cancer mortality in Greece during 1980-2005: a population based study.

E PavlidouM ZafrakasN PapadakisT Agorastos, A Benos

Postgraduate medical journal 04/2010; 86(1017):391-4.


Dyadic benefit finding after myocardial infarction: a qualitative investigation.

Efharis PanagopoulouAreti TriantafyllouGesthimani Mitziori, Alexis Benos

Heart Lung. 2009 Jul-Aug;38(4):292-7. doi: 10.1016/j.hrtlng.2008.10.006. Epub 2009 Jan
Revitalising primary healthcare requires an equitable global economic system – now more than ever.

David SandersFran E Baum, Alexis Benos, David Legge

Journal of epidemiology and community health 12/2009; 65(8):661-5.


The use of demographic, ultrasonographic and scintigraphic data in the diagnostic approach of thyroid nodules.

S A PolyzosM KitaZ EfstathiadouD G Goulis, A Benos, N Flaris,M LeontsiniA Avramidis

Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology &amp Diabetes 10/2008; 117(4):159-64.
Epidemiologic analysis of thyroid fine needle aspiration biopsies over a period of 18 years (1987-2004).

S A PolyzosM KitaD G Goulis, A Benos, N FlarisM LeontsiniA Avramidis. Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology &amp Diabetes 08/2008; 116(8):496-500

Concealment of information in clinical practice: is lying less stressful than telling the truth?

Efharis PanagopoulouGesthimani MintzioriAnthony MontgomeryDorothea Kapoukranidou, Alexis Benos

Journal of Clinical Oncology 04/2008; 26(7):1175-7.

Public-private hospital partnerships: ideological preference or evidence based choice in health policy?
Elias KondilisLila Antonopoulou, Alexis Benos
Archives of Hellenic Medicine. 01/2008; 25:496-508.
Are Greek nurses expected to play an educational role? Perceptions of nursing staff, medical doctors, health care students and patients about the nurses’ educational role

A DimitriadouD. Sapountzi-KrepiaM. LavdanitiM. Psychogiou,A. Konstantinidou-StraykouV. Krepia, A. Benos

International Journal of Caring Sciences. 01/2008;

Nurses perceptions about the nurse’s social role inGreece

A. Dimitriadou-PantekaM. LavdanitiD. Sapountzi-KrepiaM. PsychogiouA. Konstadinidou-Stafkou, A. Benos

International Journal of Caring Sciences. 01/2008;

Handling bad news in medicine: psychological and physiological consequences and questions

Gesthimani MintzioriEfharis PanagopoulouDorothea KapoukranidouMagdalini MintzioriAreti Triantafillou, Alexis Benos

Annals of General Psychiatry. 01/2008;
Public-private hospital partnerships: ideological preference or evidence based choice in health policy?
Elias Kondilis, Lila AntonopoulouAlexis Benos
Archives of Hellenic Medicine. 01/2008; 25:496-508.
Symptoms of traumatic stress after coronary artery bypass grafting.

Efharis PanagopoulouStan MaesElias Tyrodimos, Alexis Benos

International Journal of Behavioral Medicine 01/2008; 15(3):227-31


Privatisation of health care inGreece: the development of private for-profit health care providers (1980-2002)

Elias KondilisStathis GiannakopoulosTheodoros Zdoukos, Magda Gavana, Alexis Benos

01/2007: pages 145-157; ISBN: 978-0-9557333-0-7

Reed Elsevier and the arms trade revisited.

Arturo Quizphe, Alexis Benos, Bridget LloydRavi Narayan,Claudio SchuftanDavid McCoyDelen de la PazDavid Legge,Jihad MashalLanny SmithMaija KagisGhassan IssaFran BaumAlaa ShukrallahHani SeragPrem JohnZafrullah ChowduryDavid SandersSarah ShannonKhor Kok Peng

The Lancet 04/2007; 369(9566):988; discussion 989-90.

Fungal colonization in the neonatal intensive care unit: risk factors, drug susceptibility, and association with invasive fungal infections.

Evangelia FarmakiJoanna EvdoridouTheodora Pouliou,Evangelia BibashiParaskevi PanagopoulouJoanna Filioti, Alexis Benos, Danai SofianouGeorge Kremenopoulos,Emmanuel Roilides

American Journal of Perinatology 03/2007; 24(2):127-35.


Quality and ownership type of health care providers. A review of empirical evidence in the USA

Elias Kondilis, Alexis Benos

Iatriki. 01/2006; 90:148-160.

Integrating communication, clinical and research skills in medical education: The Daisy Project.

Efharis PanagopoulouNiki KavakaStathis Giannakopoulos,Thomai AslanoglouEmannouil SmirnakisMarianna Kiranou, Magda Gavana, Manon GruffyddTheodore ZdoukosAlexis Benos

Education for Health 04/2006; 19(1):106-10.

Burnout in internal medicine physicians: Differences between residents and specialists.

Efharis PanagopoulouAnthony Montgomery, Alexis Benos

European Journal of Internal Medicine 06/2006; 17(3):195-200.

Are People Emotionally Predisposed to Experience Lower Quality of Life? The Impact of Negative Affectivity on Quality of Life in Patients Recovering from Cardiac Surgery

Efharis PanagopoulouAnthony J. Montgomery, Alexis Benos,Stan Maes

Social Indicators Research 02/2006; 76(1):55-69

Acquisition of imipenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a pediatric intensive care unit: A case-control study.

Aspasia KatragkouMaria KotsiouCharalampos Antachopoulos, Alexis Benos, Danai SofianouMaria TamiolakiEmmanuel Roilides

Intensive Care Medicine 10/2006; 32(9):1384-91

Work–family interference as a mediator between job demands and job burnout among doctors

Anthony J. MontgomeryEfharis Panagopolou, Alexis Benos

Stress and Health 07/2006; 22(3):203 – 212.

Quality of life after coronary artery bypass grafting: evaluating the influence of preoperative physical and psychosocial functioning.

Efharis PanagopoulouAnthony Montgomery, Alexis Benos

Journal of Psychosomatic Research 06/2006; 60(6):639-44

Έως και το 2005

Managed care plans in the USA. A critical literature review.

Elias Kondilis, Alexis Benos

Helliniki Iatriki. 01/2005; 71:106-120.
Another health care system is possible.
Alexis Benos
International Journal of Health Services 02/2003; 33(2):391-3
Colour Doppler ultrasonography of the ophthalmic artery: flow parameters in normal subjects. The significance of the resistance index.
G K Kouvidis, A Benos, G KyriakopoulouG AnastopoulosD Triantafyllou
International angiology: a journal of the International Union of Angiology 01/2001; 19(4):319-25
Effective treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis patients by titration of intravenous calcitriol dosage.

D GrekasE BalaskasH Kampouris, A Benos, A KonstantinouA SioullisA Tourkantonis

Clinical nephrology 10/1999; 52(3):167-71.

Frequency of exfoliation syndrome in Greek cataract patients.

A G KonstasN DimitrakouliasO KourtzidouK FilidisT Bufidis, A Benos

Acta Ophthalmologica Scandinavica 11/1996; 74(5):478-82.

Measuring the prevalence of diabetes mellitus in a Greek primary health care district.

C D LionisS M SasarolisA D KoutisN A Antonakis, A Benos, S PapavasiliouM Fioretos

Family Practice 03/1996; 13(1):18-21.

Should medical screening of the elderly population be promoted?

C J Bulpitt, A S Benos, C G NichollA E Fletcher

Gerontology 02/1990; 36(4):230-45.