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    • Leading Factors for Weight Gain during COVID-19 Lockdown in a Spanish Population: A Cross-Sectional Study 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Bellido, Diego; Monereo, Susana; Malagón, Maria Mar; Tinahones, Francisco José (MDPI, 2021)
      The increase in sedentary behaviors during the COVID-19-induced lockdown may have led to a significant weight gain. To investigate this hypothesis, a representative sample of the Spanish adult population comprising 1000 ...
    • Left carotid adventitial vasa vasorum signal correlates directly with age and with left carotid intima-media thickness in individuals without atheromatous risk factors 

      Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Rubinat, Esther; Borràs, Mercè; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Trujillano Cabello, Javier; Vidal, Teresa; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Objective: The early identification of the onset of subclinical atheromatosis is essential in reducing the high mortality risk from cardiovascular disease (CVD) worldwide. Although carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT) ...
    • Lipid management in patients with chronic kidney disease 

      Ferro, Charles J.; Mark, Patrick B.; Kanbay, Mehmet; Sarafidis, Pantelis; Heine, Gunnar H.; Rossignol, Patrick; Massy, Ziad A.; Mallamaci, Francesca; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Malyszko, Jolanta; Verhaar, Marianne C.; Ekart, Robert; Vanholder, Raymond; London, Gerard; Ortiz, Alberto; Zoccali, Carmine (Nature Research, 2018)
      An increased risk of cardiovascular disease, independent of conventional risk factors, is present even at minor levels of renal impairment and is highest in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) requiring dialysis. ...
    • Liraglutide Improves Forced Vital Capacity in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes: Data From the Randomized Crossover LIRALUNG Study 

      López Cano, Carolina; Ciudin, Andreea; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Tinahones, Francisco José; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Dalmases, Mireia; García Ramírez, Marta; Soto, Alfonso; Michela Gaeta, Anna; Pellitero, Silvia; Martí, Raquel; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (American Diabetes Association, 2022)
      To evaluate the effect of liraglutide, a glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist, on pulmonary function and serum levels of surfactant protein D (SP-D) in type 2 diabetes. A double-blind, randomized, crossover, ...
    • Location-dependent effects of trauma on oxidative stress in humans 

      Servià Goixart, Lluís; Serrano Casasola, José Carlos Enrique; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Badia Castello, Mariona; Montserrat, Neus; Portero Otín, Manuel; Trujillano Cabello, Javier (Public Library of Science, 2018)
      Though circulating antioxidant capacity in plasma is homeostatically regulated, it is not known whether acute stressors (i.e. trauma) affecting different anatomical locations could have quantitatively different impacts. ...
    • Long-term Effect of CPAP Treatment on Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Resistant Hypertension and Sleep Apnea. Data From the HIPARCO-2 Study 

      Navarro-Soriano, Cristina; Martínez-García, Miguel Angel; Torres, Gerard; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Caballero-Eraso, Candela; Lloberes, Patricia; Díaz Cambriles, Trinidad; Somoza, María; Masa, Juan Fernando; González, Mónica; Mañas, Eva; de la Pena, Mónica; García-Río, Francisco; Montserrat, Josep Maria; Muriel, Alfonso; Oscullo, Grace; García-Ortega, Alberto; Posadas, Tomás; Campos-Rodríguez, Francisco; Spanish Sleep Network (Elsevier, 2020)
      Background: There is some controversy about the effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) on the incidence of cardiovascular events (CVE). However, the incidence of CVE among patients with both obstructive sleep ...
    • Long-term Noninvasive Ventilation in Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome Without Severe OSA: The Pickwick Randomized Controlled Trial 

      Masa, Juan Fernando; Benítez, Iván; Sánchez-Quiroga, Maria Á.; Gomez de Terreros, Francisco J.; Corral-Peñafiel, Jaime; Romero, Auxiliadora; Caballero-Eraso, Candela; Alonso-Álvarez, Maria L.; Ordax-Carbajo, Estrella; Gomez-Garcia, Teresa; González, Mónica; López-Martín, Soledad; Marin, José M.; Martí, Sergi; Díaz Cambriles, Trinidad; Chiner, Eusebi; Egea, Carlos; Barca, Javier; Vázquez-Polo, Francisco Javier; Negrín, Miguel Ángel; Martel-Escobar, María; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Mokhlesi, Babak; Spanish Sleep Network (Elsevier, 2020-04-25)
      Background: Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) is an effective form of treatment in obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS) with severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). However, there is paucity of evidence in OHS patients without ...
    • Low-Carbohydrate diet for the treatment of gestational Diabetes Mellitus 

      Moreno Castilla, Cristina; Hernandez, Marta; Bergua, Mercè; Álvarez, Maria C.; Arce, Maria A.; Rodríguez, Karen; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Iglesias Durán, Montserrat; Mateu, Magdalena; Santos, María Dolores; Pacheco, Linda R.; Blasco, Yolanda; Martín, Eva; Balsells, Núria; Aranda, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (American Diabetes Association, 2013)
      OBJECTIVE: Medical nutrition therapy based on the control of the amount and distribution of carbohydrates (CHO) is the initial treatment for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), but there is a need for randomized controlled ...
    • Lower hemoglobin concentration is associated with retinal ischemia and the severity of diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes 

      Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Rubinat, Esther; Ortega, Emilio; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Vazquez, Beatriz; Hernández García, Marta; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Espinet, Ramon; Ezpeleta, Juan Antonio; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
      Aims. To assess the association of blood oxygen-transport capacity variables with the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy (DR), retinal ischemia, and macular oedema in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Methods. ...
    • Machine learning techniques for mortality prediction in critical traumatic patients: anatomic and physiologic variables from the RETRAUCI study 

      Servià Goixart, Lluís; Montserrat, Neus; Badia Castello, Mariona; Llompart-Pou, Juan Antonio; Barea-Mendoza, Jesús Abelardo; Chico-Fernández, Mario; Sánchez-Casado, Marcelino; Jiménez, José Manuel; Mayor, Dolores María; Trujillano Cabello, Javier (BMC, 2020-10-20)
      Interest in models for calculating the risk of death in traumatic patients admitted to ICUs remains high. These models use variables derived from the deviation of physiological parameters and/or the severity of anatomical ...
    • 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 ...
    • Malignant pleural effusion: from bench to bedside 

      Psallidas, Ioannis; Kalomenidis, Ioannis; Porcel Pérez, José Manuel; Robinson, Bruce W.; Stathopoulos, Georgios T. (European Respiratory Society, 2016)
      Malignant pleural effusion (MPE) is a common but serious condition that is related with poor quality of life, morbidity and mortality. Its incidence and associated healthcare costs are rising and its management remains ...
    • Management and Treatment of Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea Using an Intelligent Monitoring System Based on Machine Learning Aiming to Improve Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment Compliance: Randomized Controlled Trial 

      Turino, Cecilia; Benítez, Iván; Rafael-Palou, Xavier; Mayoral, Ana; Lopera, Alejandro; Pascual, Lydia; Vaca, Rafaela; Cortijo, Anunciación; Moncusí Moix, Anna; Dalmases, Mireia; Vargiu, Eloisa; Blanco Alaber, Jordi; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Batlle Garcia, Jordi de (JMIR Publications, 2022)
      Background: Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is an effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), but treatment compliance is often unsatisfactory. Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the ...
    • Markers of endothelial damage in patients with chronic kidney disease on hemodialysis 

      Carmona, Andrés; Agüera, Maria L.; Luna-Ruiz, Carlos; Buendía, Paula; Calleros-Basilio, Laura; García-Jerez, Andrea; Rodríguez-Puyol, Manuel; Arias, Manuel; Arias-Guillen, Marta; Arriba, Gabriel de; Ballarín, José; Bernis, Carmen; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; García-Rebollo, Sagrario; Mancha, Javier; Peso, Gloria del; Pérez, Estefanía; Poch, Esteban; Portolés, José M.; Rodríguez-Puyol, Diego; Sánchez-Villanueva, Rafael; Sarró, Felipe; Torres, Armando; Martín-Malo, Alejandro; Aljama, Pedro; Ramírez, Rafael; Carracedo, Júlia (American Physiological Society, 2017-04-01)
      Patients with Stage 5 chronic kidney disease who are on hemodialysis (HD) remain in a chronic inflammatory state, characterized by the accumulation of uremic toxins that induce endothelial damage and cardiovascular disease ...
    • Más allá de los parámetros lipídicos tradicionales en la enfermedad renal crónica 

      Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Bretones del Pino, Teresa; Arroyo, David; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Elsevier, 2018)
    • Medicina de familia como asignatura obligatoria en el grado de Medicina de la Universitat de Lleida: análisis de la percepción de los estudiantes 

      Soler González, Jorge; Rodríguez-Rosich, Antoni; Ribera i Calvet, Joan; Peñascal Pujol, Eduard; Serna Arnaiz, Catalina; Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma. (Fundación Educación Médica, 2013)
      Evaluar la percepción y la satisfacción respecto a la adquisición de competencias sobre la especialidad de Medicina de Familia y Comunitaria (MFyC) por parte de los estudiantes de pregrado matriculados en el primer año ...
    • Metabolomics predicts neuroimaging characteristics of transient ischemic attack patients 

      Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Cambray Carner, Serafí; Mauri-Capdevila, Gerard; Jové Font, Mariona; Sanahuja Montesinos, Jordi; Farré, Joan; Benabdelhak Abbou, Ikram; Molina Seguin, Jessica; Colàs Campàs, Laura; Begué Gómez, Robert; Gil, M. Isabel; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Portero Otín, Manuel (Elsevier, 2016)
      Background: Neuroimaging is essential for the diagnosis and prognosis of transient ischemic attack (TIA). The discovery of a plasmatic biomarker related to neuroimaging findings is of enormous interest because, despite ...
    • Metabolomics predicts stroke recurrence after transient ischemic attack 

      Jové Font, Mariona; Mauri-Capdevila, Gerard; Suárez-Luis, Idalmis; Cambray Carner, Serafí; Sanahuja Montesinos, Jordi; Quilez Martínez, Alejandro; Farré, Joan; Benabdelhak Abbou, Ikram; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Portero Otín, Manuel; Purroy Garcia, Francisco (American Academy of Neurology, 2015)
      Objective: To discover, by using metabolomics, novel candidate biomarkers for stroke recurrence (SR) with a higher prediction power than present ones. Methods: Metabolomic analysis was performed by liquid chromatography ...
    • La metabolómica en el ictus isquémico, nuevos biomarcadores diagnósticos y pronósticos 

      Mauri-Capdevila, Gerard; Jové Font, Mariona; Suárez-Luis, Idalmis; Portero Otín, Manuel; Purroy Garcia, Francisco (Viguera Editores, 2013)
      El estudio de biomarcadores relacionados con el ictus isquémico está adquiriendo una mayor importancia en vistas de conocer mejor los cambios fisiopatológicos de la enfermedad cerebrovascular y facilitar un diagnóstico ...
    • Method for Improving EEG Based Emotion Recognition by Combining It with Synchronized Biometric and Eye Tracking Technologies in a Non-invasive and Low Cost Way 

      López Gil, Juan Miguel; Virgili Gomà, Jordi; Gil Iranzo, Rosa María; García González, Roberto; Guilera Lladós, Teresa; Batalla, Iolanda; Soler González, Jorge (Frontiers in Computational Neurosciencie, 2016)
      Technical advances, particularly the integration of wearable and embedded sensors, facilitate tracking of physiological responses in a less intrusive way. Currently, there are many devices that allow gathering biometric ...