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    • An Update on Corneal Biomechanics and Architecture in Diabetes 

      Buey, María A. del; Casas, Paula; Caramello, Constanza; López, Nuria; Rica, Marisa de la; Subirón, Ana B.; Lanchares, Elena; Huerva, Valentín; Grzybowski, Andrzej; Ascaso, Francisco J. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2019)
      In the last decade, we have witnessed substantial progress in our understanding of corneal biomechanics and architecture. It is well known that diabetes is a systemic metabolic disease that causes chronic progressive damage ...
    • Microangiopathy of common carotid vasa vasorum in type 1 diabetes mellitus 

      Rubinat, Esther; Ortega, Emilio; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Alonso, Núria; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Granado Casas, Minerva; Hernández García, Marta; Soldevila, Jordi; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Elsevier, 2015-06-01)
      Objective: We hypothesize that in type 1 diabetes vasa vasorum (VV) are affected by microangiopathic changes. For this purpose, we assessed the status of the VV signal in patients with type 1 diabetes. Methods: The VV ...
    • Type 2 diabetes-associated carotid plaque burden is increased in patients with retinopathy compared to those without retinopathy 

      Alonso, Núria; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Rubinat, Esther; Ortega, Emilio; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Sanahuja Montesinos, Jordi; Hernández García, Marta; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality among subjects with type 2 diabetes (T2D), and diabetic retinopathy (DR) has been associated with an increased risk for CVD. The present study was ...