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    • Factors influencing the spread of pertussis in households: a prospective study, Catalonia and Navarre, Spain, 2012 to 2013 

      Godoy i García, Pere; García Cenoz, M.; Toledo, Diana; Carmona, Gloria; Caylà, Joan A.; Alsedà Graells, Miquel; Àlvarez, J.; Barrabeig i Fabregat, Irene; Camps, Neus; Plans, Pere; Company, M.; Castilla, Jesús; Sala Farré, M.; Muñoz Almagro, Carmen; Rius, Cristina; Domínguez García, Àngela (Eurosurveillance, 2016)
      We aimed to investigate transmission rates of pertussis in household contacts of cases and factors associated with transmission. A prospective epidemiological study was conducted in 2012 and 2013 to determine the incidence ...
    • FRAX tool, the WHO algorithm to predict osteoporotic fractures: the first analysis of its discriminative and predictive ability in the Spanish FRIDEX cohort 

      Azagra, Rafael; Roca, Genís; Encabo, Gloria; Aguyé, Amada; Zwart, Marta; Güell, Sílvia; Puchol, Núria; Gene, Emili; Casado, Enrique; Sancho, Pilar; Solà, Silvia; Torán, Pere; Iglesias, Milagros; Gisbert, Maria Carmen; López-Expósito, Francesc; Pujol Salud, Jesús; Fernandez-Hermida, Yolanda; Puente, Ana; Rosàs, Mireia; Bou, Vicente; Antón, Juan José; Lansdberg, Gustavo; Martín-Sánchez, Juan Carlos; Díez-Pérez, Adolf; Prieto-Alhambra, Daniel (BioMed Central, 2012)
      Background: The WHO has recently published the FRAX tool to determine the absolute risk of osteoporotic fracture at 10 years. This tool has not yet been validated in Spain. Methods/design: A prospective observational ...
    • Functional Connectivity Bias in the Prefrontal Cortex of Psychopaths 

      Contreras-Rodríguez, Oren; Pujol Salud, Jesús; Batalla, Iolanda; Harrison, Ben J.; Soriano-Mas, Carles; Deus Yela, Juan; López-Solà, Marina; Macià, Dídac; Pera Guardiola, Vanessa; Hernández-Ribas, Rosa; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Menchón, José M.; Cardoner, N. (Narcís) (Elsevier, 2015)
      BACKGROUND: Psychopathy is characterized by a distinctive interpersonal style that combines callousunemotional traits with inflexible and antisocial behavior. Traditional emotion-based perspectives link emotional impairment ...
    • Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study of Frontal Lobe Activation during Word Generation in Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder 

      Pujol Salud, Jesús; Torres, Llanos; Deus Yela, Juan; Cardoner, N. (Narcís); Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Capdevila, Antoni; Vallejo, Julio (Elsevier, 1999)
    • Hacia el control de la COVID-19 a través de la vacunación: obstáculos, desafíos y oportunidades. Informe SESPAS 2022 

      Godoy i García, Pere; Castilla, Jesús; Astray, Jenaro; Godoy, Sofía; Tuells, José; Barrabeig i Fabregat, Irene; Domínguez García, Àngela (Elsevier, 2022)
      En España se inició el programa de vacunación en un contexto de alta transmisión y baja disponibilidad de vacunas. El objetivo de este artículo es revisar el programa de vacunación frente a la COVID-19 (3-3-2022) y valorar ...
    • Hepatic and Visceral Adipose Tissue 11bHSD1 Expressions are Markers of Body Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery 

      Pardina, Eva; Baena-Fustegueras, Juan A; Fort, José Manuel; Ferrer, Roser; Rossell, Joana; Esteve, Montserrat; Peinado Onsurbe, Julia; Grasa, Mar (Wiley online library, 2015)
      Cortisolemia and 11βHSD1 in liver and adipose tissue are altered in obesity. However, their participation in the development of obesity remains unclear. This study analyzed these parameters in the transition from morbid ...
    • Higher Accuracy of Lung Ultrasound over Chest X-ray for Early Diagnosis of COVID-19 Pneumonia 

      Martínez Redondo, Javier; Comas Rodríguez, Carles; Pujol Salud, Jesús; Crespo Pons, Montserrat; García Serrano, Cristina; Ortega Bravo, Marta; Palacín Peruga, Jose María (MDPI, 2021)
      Background: The COVID-19 pandemic rapidly strained healthcare systems worldwide. The reference standard for diagnosis is a positive reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RTPCR) test, but results are not immediate ...
    • Història clínica virtual: Una nova manera d’aprendre a fer històries clíniques amb tutorització virtual 

      Mias Carballal, Mª Carmen; Brescó Baiges, Enric; Olsina Kissler, Jorge Juan; Viñas Salas, Joan; Villalobos Mori, Rafael (CIDUI Congrés Internacional de Docència Universitària i Innovació, 2012)
      Els autors presenten una experiència d’innovació docent amb el disseny d’una aplicació informàtica que permet millorar el procés d’ensenyament/aprenentatge. Es tracta d’una eina en la qual l’alumnat pot anar construint una ...
    • Hospital-acquired influenza infections detected by a surveillance system over six seasons, from 2010/2011 to 2015/2016 

      Godoy i García, Pere; Torner Gràcia, Núria; Soldevila, Núria; Rius, Cristina; Jane, Mireia; Martínez, Ana; Caylà, Joan A.; Domínguez García, Àngela (BioMed Central, 2020)
      Background: In addition to outbreaks of nosocomial influenza, sporadic nosocomial influenza infections also occur but are generally not reported in the literature. This study aimed to determine the epidemiologic ...
    • How is intensive care reimbursed? A review of eight European countries 

      Bittner, Martin-Immanuel; Donnelly, Maria; Van Zanten, Arthur R. H; Andersen, Jakob Steen; Guidet, Bertrand; Trujillano Cabello, Javier; Gardiner, Shane; Fitzpatrick, Gerard; Winter, Bob; Joannidis, Michael; Schmutz, Axel (SpringerOpen, 2013-11)
      Reimbursement schemes in intensive care are more complex than in other areas of healthcare, due to special procedures and high care needs. Knowledge regarding the principles of functioning in other countries can lead to ...
    • hTERT methylation is necessary but not sufficient for telomerase activity in colorectal cells 

      Valls i Bautista, Cristina; Bougel, Stéphanie; Piñol Felis, Carme; Viñas Salas, Joan; Benhattar, Jean (Spandidos Publications, 2011)
      Colorectal cancers exhibit a high telomerase activity, usually correlated with the hypermethylation of the promoter of its hTERT catalytic subunit. Although telomerase is not expressed in normal tissue, certain ...
    • Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on contact tracing of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis 

      Godoy i García, Pere; Parrón, Ignacio; Barrabeig i Fabregat, Irene; Caylà, Joan A.; Clotet, Laura; Follia, Núria; Carol, Monica; Orcau, Angels; Alsedà Graells, Miquel; Ferrús, Gloria; Plans, Pere; Jane, Mireia; Millet, Joan Pau; Domínguez García, Àngela (Oxford University Press, 2022)
      Background: The COVID-19 pandemic could have negative effects on tuberculosis (TB) control. The objective was to assess the impact of the pandemic in contact tracing, TB and latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) in contacts ...
    • Impact on polytrauma patient prehospital care during the first wave of the COVID‑19 pandemic: a cross‑sectional study 

      Solà, Silvia; Yuguero Torres, Oriol; Roig, Guillermo; Prieto Arruñada, José Antonio; Español, Jaume; Morales Álvarez, Jorge; Muñoz, Manuel; Verge, Juan José; Jiménez Fàbrega, Xavier (Springer, 2021)
      Background The extraordinary situation caused by the onset of COVID-19 has meant that at prehospital level, the number of treatments, profle and time taken to respond for treating time-dependent pathologies has been greatly ...
    • Impacto económico del uso de un nuevo apósito postoperatorio en la herida incisional abdominal 

      Villalobos Mori, Rafael; Mias Carballal, Mª Carmen; Gas Ruiz, Cristina; Riera Riu, Jordi; Escartín Arias, Alfredo; Blanco Valdehita, Alejandro; Olsina Kissler, Jorge Juan (Difusión Avances de Enfermería, 2016-04-01)
      Objetivo: conocer el coste de las curas quirúrgicas de laparotomías cerradas por primera intención y estimar el impacto económico del uso de un apósito que no precise curas diarias en el postoperatorio de cirugía abdominal. ...
    • Importance of assessing CK19 immunostaining in core biopsies in patients subjected to sentinel node study by OSNA 

      Vilardell, Felip; Novell Álvarez, Anna; Martin, Javier; Santacana Espasa, Maria; Velasco Sánchez, Ana; Díez-Castro, M. J.; Cuevas Sánchez, Dolors; Panadés, Maria José; González, Serafín; Llombart, Antonio; Iglesias Martínez, Eldemiro; Matias-Guiu, Xavier (Springer, 2012)
      Analysis of sentinel lymph node (SLN) by means of One-Step Nucleic Acid Amplification (OSNA) is being used increasingly as a very sensitive and quick method for intraoperative axillary staging in patients with breast ...
    • Incidencia, etiología y epidemiología de la brucelosis en una área rural de la província de Lleida 

      Serra Àlvarez, Jordi; Godoy i García, Pere (Espanya. Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, 2000)
      Fundamentos: Este estudio investiga, de forma prospectiva, la incidencia, la etiología y el perfil epidemiológico de la brucelosis humana en las comarcas del Pallars Jussà y Sobirà (Lleida), durante el período 1995-1998. Métodos: ...
    • Increased Burden of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and Retinopathy 

      Sanahuja Montesinos, Jordi; Alonso, Núria; Diez, Javier; Ortega, Emilio; Rubinat, Esther; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Hernández García, Marta; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Groop, Per-Henrik; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (American Diabetes Association, 2016-06-08)
      OBJECTIVE We sought to examine the presence and severity of brain small vessel disease (SVD) in patients with type 2 diabetes and diabetic retinopathy (DR) compared with those without DR. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We ...
    • Influence of available resources on medical practitioners’ decision-making process and practice: study of a reference hospital emergency department 

      Viñas Salas, Joan; Casals Garrigó, Ramón; Jiménez Vilchez, Ana M.; Godoy i García, Pere (Elsevier, 2007)
      Objetivo: Evaluar la variación del indicador “periodo de tiempo de observación” dedicado a cada paciente, en respuesta a una reducción del número de camas disponibles. Métodos: Se realizó un estudio «quasiexperimental ...
    • Influencia del manguito de isquemia en la profilaxis antibiótica en prótesis total de rodilla 

      Prats Gispert, Laura; Valls Marsal, Joan; Ros Salvador, Joaquim; Jover, Alfredo; Pérez Villar, Ferran; Fernández Martínez, José Juan (Elsevier, 2015)
      Objetivo: Existe evidencia científica grado iv de la importancia que el antibiótico administradopreoperatoriamente tiene en la prevención de la infección protésica.Hay controversia en si la isquemia aplicada en la cirugía ...
    • Influenza vaccination of primary healthcare physicians may be associated with vaccination in their patients: a vaccination coverage study 

      Godoy i García, Pere; Castilla, Jesús; Mayoral, José María; Martín, Vicente; Astray, Jenaro; Torner Gràcia, Núria; Toledo, Diana; Soldevila, Núria; González-Candelas, Fernando; García-Gutiérrez, Susana; Diaz-Borrego, José; Tamames, Sonia; Domínguez García, Àngela (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: To assess the contribution of physician-related factors, especially their influenza vaccine status, in the vaccination coverage of their patients. Methods: A study of vaccination coverage was carried out in ...