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    • ¿Han llegado los millenials a la facultad de medicina? Perfil de personalidad de estudiantes de medicina 1999-2014 

      Amorós Galitó, Esther; Esquerda i Aresté, Montse; Agustí Farreny, Anna Maria; Kiskeri, Andrea; Prat Corominas, Joan; Viñas Salas, Joan; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Elsevier, 2019)
      Introducción: La formación necesaria de un médico requiere no solo la adquisición de conocimientos y habilidades clínicas, sino también el desarrollo de actitudes y valores, características relacionadas con el perfil de ...
    • Health care services utilization and cost in the last year of life in Colombia: a retrospective study 

      Herrera Molina, Emilio; Montoya Jaramillo, Yaneth Marcela; Rodríguez Álvarez-Ossorio, Zacarías; Gómez García, Ana Carolina; Lucas Díaz, Miguel Ángel; Echeverri Rincón, Irma María; Muñoz Mayorga, Ingrid; Nabal Vicuña, Maria (Via Medica, 2021)
      Introduction: Health care costs at the end of life cause a high expenditure on health care resources. The implementation of integrated palliative care programs has proven to be cost-efficient. The study aimed to analyze ...
    • Hepatocyte vitamin D receptor regulates lipid metabolism and mediates experimental diet-induced steatosis 

      Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Guzmán, Carla; Benet, Marta; Sánchez-Campos, Sonia; García-Monzón, Carmelo; Garí Marsol, Eloi; Gatius Calderó, Sònia; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Jover, Ramiro (Elsevier, 2016)
      Background & Aims The pathogenesis and progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is still incompletely understood. Several nuclear receptors play a role in liver lipid metabolism and can promote ...
    • High Incidence of Adverse Outcomes in Haemodialysis Patients with Diabetes with or without Diabetic Foot Syndrome: A 5-Year Observational Study in Lleida, Spain 

      Dòria, Montserrat; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Belart, Montserrat; Rosado, Verónica; Hernández García, Marta; Sarró, Felipe; Real, Jordi; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Pacheco, Linda R.; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Gratacòs, Mònica; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2021)
      Background: We evaluated whether, in subjects receiving haemodialysis (HD), the presence of diabetic foot syndrome (DFS) was associated with increased mortality compared with subjects with diabetes mellitus (DM) without ...
    • High levels of hemoglobin promote carotid adventitial vasa vasorum neoangiogenesis in chronic kidney disease 

      Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Belart, Montserrat; Vilar, Ana; Martín, Marisa; Craver Hospital, Lourdes; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Borràs, Mercè (Hindawi, 2017-01-04)
      Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients, characterized by traditional and nontraditional risk factors, are prone to develop atheromatosis and thus cardiovascular events and mortality. The angiogenesis of the adventitial vasa ...
    • Higher frequency of comorbidities in fully vaccinated patients admitted to the ICU due to severe COVID-19: a prospective, multicentre, observational study 

      Motos, Anna; López Gavín, Alexandre; Riera, Jordi; Ceccato, Adrián; Fernández Barat, Laia; Bermejo Martin, Jesús F.; Ferrer, Ricard; de Gonzalo Calvo, David; Menéndez, Rosario; Pérez Arnal, Raquel; García Gasulla, Dario; Rodríguez, Alejandro; Peñuelas, Oscar; Lorente, José Ángel; Almansa, Raquel; Gabarrús, Albert; Marin Corral, Judith; Ricart, Pilar; Roche Campo, Ferran; Sancho Chinesta, Susana; Socias, Lorenzo; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Torres, Antoni (European Respiratory Society, 2022)
      Severe COVID-19 disease requiring ICU admission is possible in the fully vaccinated population, especially in those with immunocompromised status and other comorbidities. Interventions to improve vaccine response might be ...
    • How Important is Focalizing on a Healthier Lunch at School? 

      Serra Payà, Noemí; Ensenyat Solé, Assumpta; Serra Paya, Pau; Blanco Nespereira, Alfonso (Elsevier, 2015)
      The aim is to assess the differences in frequency of school lunches, the adherence to the Mediterranean diet, sport practice and the parents’ educational level in school-age children according to their weight status. 352 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Human connections and their roles in the occupational well-being of healthcare professionals: a study on loneliness and empathy 

      Soler González, Jorge; San Martín, Montserrat; Delgado Bolton, Roberto; Vivanco, Luis (Frontiers Media, 2017)
      Human connections are key to the promotion of health and prevention of illness; moreover, illness can cause deterioration of human connections. Healthcare professional–patient relationships are key to ensuring the preservation ...
    • ICU-Acquired Pneumonia Is Associated with Poor HealthPost-COVID-19 Syndrome 

      Martín Loeches, Ignacio; Motos, Anna; Menéndez, Rosario; Gabarrús, Albert; González, Jessica; Fernández Barat, Laia; Ceccato, Adrián; Pérez Arnal, Raquel; García Gasulla, Dario; Ferrer, Ricard; Riera, Jordi; Lorente, José Ángel; Peñuelas, Oscar; Bermejo Martin, Jesús F.; de Gonzalo Calvo, David; Rodríguez, Alejandro; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Aguilera, Luciano; Amaya Villar, Rosario; Barberà, Carme; Barberán, José; Blandino Ortiz, Aaron; Bustamante Munguira, Elena; Caballero, Jesús; Carbajales, Cristina; Carbonell, Nieves; Catalán González, Mercedes; Galbán, Cristóbal; Gumucio Sanguino, Víctor D.; de la Torre, Maria del Carmen; Díaz, Emili; Gallego, Elena; García Garmendia, José Luis; Garnacho Montero, José; Gómez, José Manuel; Jorge García, Ruth Noemí; Loza Vázquez, Ana; Marin Corral, Judith; Martínez de la Gándara, Amalia; Martínez Varela, Ignacio; López Messa, Juan; Albaiceta, Guillermo M.; Novo, Mariana Andrea; Peñasco, Yhivian; Ricart, Pilar; Urrelo Cerrón, Luis; Sánchez Miralles, Angel; Sancho Chinesta, Susana; Socias, Lorenzo; Solé Violan, Jordi; Tamayo Lomas, Luis; Vidal, Pablo; Torres, Antoni (MDPI, 2021)
      Background. Some patients previously presenting with COVID-19 have been reported to develop persistent COVID-19 symptoms. While this information has been adequately recognised and extensively published with respect to ...
    • Identification and validation of circulating miRNAs as endogenous controls in obstructive sleep apnea 

      Santamaría Martos, Fernando; Benítez, Iván; Zapater, Andrea; Girón, Cristina; Pinilla, Lucía; Fernandez-Real, Jose Manuel; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Ortega Delgado, Francisco José; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel (Public Library of Science, 2019-03-13)
      microRNAs (miRNAs) are non-coding RNAs highly relevant as biomarkers for disease. A seminal study that explored the role of miRNAs in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSA) demonstrated their usefulness in clinical management. ...
    • Identification and validation of endogenous control miRNAs in plasma samples for normalization of qPCR data for Alzheimer's disease 

      Dakterzada, Farida; Targa, Adriano; Benítez, Iván; Romero El Khayat, Leila; de Gonzalo Calvo, David; Torres, Gerard; Moncusí Moix, Anna; Huerto Vilas, Raquel; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Piñol Ripoll, Gerard (BCM, 2020)
      Background. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are noncoding RNAs that are highly relevant as disease biomarkers. Several studies that explored the role of miRNAs in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) demonstrated their usefulness in clinical ...
    • Identifying thoracic malignancies through pleural fluid biomarkers: a predictive multivariate model 

      Porcel Pérez, José Manuel; Esquerda, Aureli; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Bielsa Martín, Silvia; Salud Salvia, Maria Antonieta (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2016-03-01)
      The diagnosis of malignant pleural effusions may be challenging when cytological examination of aspirated pleural fluid is equivocal or noncontributory. The purpose of this study was to identify protein candidate biomarkers ...
    • IL-17A as a potential therapeutic target for patients on peritoneal dialysis 

      Marchant, Vanessa; Tejera Muñoz, Antonio; Marquez Exposito, Laura; Rayego Mateos, Sandra; Rodrigues-Diez, Raul; Tejedor, Lucia; Santos Sanchez, Laura; Egido, Jesús; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fraser, Donald J.; López Cabrera, Manuel; Selgas, Rafael; Ruiz-Ortega, Marta (MDPI, 2020)
      Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a health problem reaching epidemic proportions. There is no cure for CKD, and patients may progress to end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is a current replacement therapy ...
    • Immunohistochemical analysis of T-type calcium channels in acquired melanocytic nevi and melanoma 

      Maiques Carlos, Oscar; Macià Armengol, Anna; Moreno, Sara; Barceló Gómez, Carla; Santacana Espasa, Maria; Veà Jódar, Àlvar; Herreros Danés, Judit; Gatius Calderó, Sònia; Ortega Izquierdo, Maria Eugenia; Valls Marsal, Joan; Chen, Bo-Juen; Llovet Navàs, David; Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Cantí Nicolás, Carles; Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma. (Wiley Online Library, 2016-10-08)
      BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Cutaneous malignant melanoma arises from transformed melanocytes de novo or from congenital or acquired melanocytic nevi. We have recently reported that T-type Ca2+ channels (TTCs) are upregulated ...
    • Impact of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) in COVID-19 Survivors, Symptoms Changes Between 4-Months and 1 Year After the COVID-19 Infection 

      Labarca, Gonzalo; Henríquez Beltrán, Mario; Lamperti, Liliana; Nova Lamperti, Estefania; Sanhueza, Sergio; Cabrera, Camilo; Quiroga, Romina; Antilef, Barbara; Ormazábal, Valeska; Zúñiga, Felipe; Castillo, Daniela; Horta, Gloria; Enos, Daniel; Lastra, Jaime; González, Jessica; Targa, Adriano; Barbé Illa, Ferran (Frontiers Media, 2022)
      Objective: To determine the association between Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) with long-term symptoms and inflammatory cytokines, exploring the changes between 4-months and 1-year after COVID-19 infection. Methods: We ...
    • Impact of obstructive sleep apnea on the levels of placental growth factor (PlGF) and their value for predicting short-term adverse outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndrome 

      Barceló Bennasar, Antònia; Bauçà, Josep Miquel; Yañez, Aina; Fueyo, Laura; Gomez, Cristina; Peña, Mónica de la; Pierola, Javier; Rodriguez, Alberto; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Abad, Jorge; Mediano, Olga; Amilibia, Jose; Masdeu, María José; Terán, Joaquin; Montserrat i Capdevila, Josep; Mayós Pérez, Mercè; Sánchez de la Torre, Alicia; Barbé Illa, Ferran (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Background Placental growth factor (PlGF) induces angiogenesis and promotes tissue repair, and plasma PlGF levels change markedly during acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Currently, the impact of obstructive sleep apnea ...
    • Impact of One-Catheter Strategy with TIG I Catheter on Coronary Catheterization Performance and Economic Costs 

      Costa-Mateu, Joan; Fernández-Rodríguez, Diego; Rivera, Kristian; Casanova, Juan; Irigaray, Patricia; Zielonka, Marta; Pereyra-Acha, Eduardo; Aldomá, Albina; Worner, Fernando (Sociedade Brasileira de Cardiologia, 2019)
      Background: Coronary angiography with two catheters is the traditional strategy for diagnostic coronary procedures. TIG I catheter permits to cannulate both coronary arteries, avoiding exchanging catheters during coronary ...
    • Impact of sleep health on self-perceived health status 

      Dalmases, Mireia; Benítez, Iván; Sapiña Beltrán, Esther; Garcia-Codina, Oriol; Medina-Bustos, Antonia; Escarrabill, Joan; Saltó, Esteve; Buysse, Daniel J.; Plana, Rosa E.; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Batlle Garcia, Jordi de (Nature Publishing Group, 2019-05)
      Although sleep habits have long been recognized as a promoter of health, the World Health Organization 2014 report on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) only listed smoking, alcohol intake, diet and physical activity (PA) ...
    • Impairment of Mitochondrial Redox Status in Peripheral Lymphocytes of Multiple Sclerosis Patients 

      Gonzalo Benito, Hugo; Nogueras Penabad, Lara; Gil-Sánchez, Anna; Vicente Hervás, José; Valcheva, Petya; González Mingot, Cristina; Martin-Gari, Meritxell; Canudes, Marc; Peralta Moncusí, Silvia; Solana Moga, M. José; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Portero Otín, Manuel; Boada Pallàs, Jordi; Serrano Casasola, José Carlos Enrique; Brieva Ruiz, Luis (Frontiers Media, 2019)
      Literature suggests that oxidative stress (OS) may be involved in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis (MS), in which the immune system is known to play a key role. However, to date, the OS in peripheral lymphocytes and ...