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    • Advanced lipoprotein parameters could better explain atheromatosis in non-diabetic chronic kidney disease patients 

      Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Perpiñán, Hèctor; Amigó, Núria; Castro-Boqué, Eva; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (European Renal Association - European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA); Oxford University Press, 2021)
      Background: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients have a high burden of atheromatous cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) not fully explained by traditional lipid parameters. Lipoprotein composition and subclass particle number ...
    • Are Obesity Indices Useful for Detecting Subclinical Atheromatosis in a Middle-Aged Population? 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Sánchez, Marta; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Rius, Ferran; Torres, Gerard; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Ortega, Marta; López Cano, Carolina; Hernández García, Marta; Bueno Díez, Marta; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Salvador, Javier; Lecube Torelló, Albert; ILERVAS project collaborators (Karger Publishers, 2020)
      Objective: There is a close relationship between excess adiposity and cardiovascular disease. Although body mass index (BMI) is the most used approach to estimate excess weight, other anthropometric indices have been ...
    • Characteristics of atheromatosis in the prediabetes stage: a cross-sectional investigation of the Ilervas project 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; López Cano, Carolina; Hernández García, Marta; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Barril, Silvia; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Rius, Ferran; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (BioMed Central, 2019-11-15)
      BACKGROUND: Prediabetes has recently been associated with subclinical atheromatous disease in the middle-aged population. Our aim was to characterize atheromatous plaque burden by the number of affected territories and the ...
    • Circulating CD5L is associated with cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in individuals with chronic kidney disease 

      Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Sarrias, Maria-Rosa; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Soldevila, Berta; Barranco Altirriba, María; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Groop, Per-Henrik; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Impact Journals, 2021)
      This study assessed the association of CD5L and soluble CD36 (sCD36) with the risk of a cardiovascular event (CVE), including CV death and all-cause mortality in CKD. We evaluated the association of CD5L and sCD36 with a ...
    • Clinical Usefulness of Anthropometric Indices to Predict the Presence of Prediabetes. Data from the ILERVAS Cohort 

      Sánchez, Marta; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Torres, Gerard; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Castro-Boqué, Eva; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Godoy i García, Pere; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Hernández García, Marta; Rius, Ferran; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2021-03-23)
      Prediabetes is closely related to excess body weight and adipose distribution. For this reason, we aimed to assess and compare the diagnostic usefulness of ten anthropometric adiposity indices to predict prediabetes. ...
    • Dissimilar impact of Mediterranean diet and physical activity on estimated body composition: A cross-sectional study from the ILERVAS project 

      Sánchez, Marta; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Hernández García, Marta; González, Jessica; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Rius, Ferran; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Salvador, Javier; Salas-Salvadó, Jordi; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2019-06-17)
      There is a close relationship between lifestyle behaviors and excess adiposity. Althoughbody mass index (BMI) is the most used approach to estimate excess weight, other anthropometricindices have been developed to ...
    • Effects of Mediterranean Diet and Physical Activity on Pulmonary Function: A Cross-Sectional Analysis in the ILERVAS Project 

      Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Hernández García, Marta; Polanco, Dinora; Salas-Salvadó, Jordi; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Gaeta, Anna Michela; Carmona, Paola; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; López Cano, Carolina; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2019)
      A few studies showed that both adherence to Mediterranean diet (MedDiet) and physical activity practice have a positive impact on pulmonary function in subjects with lung disease. These associations are not well studied ...
    • Estudio de intervención aleatorizado para evaluar la prevalencia de enfermedad ateromatosa y renal ocultas y su impacto en la morbimortalidad: Proyecto ILERVA 

      Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Abajo, María; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Arroyo, David; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Buti, Miquel; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Portero Otín, Manuel; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Torres, Gerard; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Sociedad Española de Nefrología, 2016)
      Antecedentes y objetivos: La enfermedad renal crónica (ERC) y la ateromatosis son 2 enfermedades interrelacionadas que aumentan el riesgo de morbimortalidad cardiovascular. Los objetivos del proyecto ILERVAS son: 1) conocer ...
    • Impaired Vitamin D Signaling in Endothelial Cell Leads to an Enhanced Leukocyte-Endothelium Interplay: Implications for Atherosclerosis Development 

      Dolcet Roca, Xavier; Encinas Martín, Mario; Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Álvarez, Ángeles; Pablo, Carmen de; Sanchez-Niño, Maria-Dolores; Ortiz, Alberto; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (Public Library of Science, 2015)
      Endothelial cell activation leading to leukocyte recruitment and adhesion plays an essential role in the initiation and progression of atherosclerosis. Vitamin D has cardioprotective actions, while its deficiency is a risk ...
    • Magnesium Levels Modify the Effect of Lipid Parameters on Carotid Intima Media Thickness 

      Cambray Carner, Serafí; Ibarz Escuer, Mercedes; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Marti Antonio, Manuel; Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (MDPI, 2020)
      Classical risk factors of atherosclerosis in the general population show paradoxical effects in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients. Thus, low low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels have been associated with ...
    • Peritoneal Dialysis Is an Independent Factor Associated to Lower Intima Media Thickness in Dialysis Patients Free From Previous Cardiovascular Disease 

      Borràs, Mercè; Cambray Carner, Serafí; Crespo Masip, Maria; Pérez Fontán, Miguel; Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (Frontiers Media, 2018)
    • Skin Autofluorescence Measurement in Subclinical Atheromatous Disease: Results from the ILERVAS Project 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Yeramian Hakim, Andree; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Miquel, Eva; Kerkeni, M.; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (Japan Atherosclerosis Society, 2019)
      AIM: Advanced glycation end-products (AGEs) have been involved in the atherogenic process in the high-risk population. The goal of this study was to demonstrate that AGEs are related to subclinical atheromatous disease in ...
    • Subcutaneous advanced glycation end-products and lung function according to glucose abnormalities: The ILERVAS project 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Hernández, Cristina; López Cano, Carolina; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Kerkeni, M.; Yeramian Hakim, Andree; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Simó, Rafael (Elsevier, 2019-12-01)
    • Usefulness of imaging techniques and novel biomarkers in the prediction of cardiovascular risk in patients with chronic kidney disease in Spain: The NEFRONA project 

      Junyent, Mireia; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Borràs, Mercè; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Coll, Blai; Craver Hospital, Lourdes; Marco Mayayo, M. Paz; Sarró, Felipe; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Sociedad Española de Nefrologia, 2010)
      Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Cardiovascular risk assessment in this population is hampered by the failure of ...
    • Vascular calcification induced by chronic kidney disease is mediated by an increase of 1α-hydroxylase expression in vascular smooth muscle cells 

      Torremadé Pascual, Noèlia; Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Panizo García, Sara; Barrio Vazquez, Sara; Fernandez Martín, José L.; Encinas Martín, Mario; Goltzman, David; Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (Wiley, 2016-04-01)
      Vascular calcification (VC) is a complication of chronic kidney disease that predicts morbidity and mortality. Uremic serum promotes VC, but the mechanism involved is unknown. A role for 1,25(OH)2 D3 in VC has been proposed, ...
    • Weak Association between Skin Autofluorescence Levels and Prediabetes with an ILERVAS Cross-Sectional Study 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Kerkeni, M.; Hernández García, Marta; Gavaldá, Ricard; Rius, Ferran; Sauret, Ariadna; Torres, Gerard; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Castro-Boqué, Eva; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Buti, Miquel; Godoy i García, Pere; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2022)
      A large body of evidence demonstrates a relationship between hyperglycemia and increased concentrations of advanced glycation end-products (AGEs). However, there is little information about subcutaneous AGE accumulation ...