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    • N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors are expressed in rat parathyroid gland and regulate PTH secretion 

      Parisi Capdevila, Eva; Almadén, Yolanda; Ibarz Escuer, Mercedes; Panizo García, Sara; Cardús i Figueras, Anna; Rodríguez, Mariano; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (American Physiological Society, 2009)
      N-methyl-d-aspartate receptors (NMDAR) are tetrameric amino acid receptors which act as membrane calcium channels. The presence of the receptor has been detected in the principal organs responsible for calcium homeostasis ...
    • N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide level determined at different times identifies transient ischaemic attack patients with atrial fibrillation 

      Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Suárez-Luis, Idalmis; Mauri-Capdevila, Gerard; Cambray Carner, Serafí; Farré, Joan; Sanahuja Montesinos, Jordi; Piñol Ripoll, Gerard; Quilez Martínez, Alejandro; González Mingot, Cristina; Begué Gómez, Robert; Gil, M. Isabel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Benabdelhak Abbou, Ikram (Wiley, 2014-06-25)
      BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: The etiological classification of patients with transient ischaemic attack (TIA) is a difficult endeavor and the use of serum biomarkers could improve the diagnostic accuracy. The aim of this study ...
    • Nefropatía hipokaliémica como presentación de un síndrome de Conn 

      Amoedo, M. L.; Martín, M. L.; Muray, S.; Craver Hospital, Lourdes; Panadés, M. J.; Ramos, J.; Pérez Ruiz, Luis; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Sociedad Española de Nefrologia, 2006)
      Una hipopotasemia puede causar alteraciones a nivel neuromuscular, en el equilibrio ácido-base o incluso producir rabdomiólisis. Pero si se trata de una hipopotasemia crónica también puede ser causa de una insuficiencia ...
    • Neuropsychological profile in bipolar disorder: a preliminary study of monotherapy lithium-treated euthymic bipolar patients evaluated at a 2-year interval 

      Mur, Maria; Portella, Maria J.; Martínez-Aran, A.; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Vieta i Pascual, Eduard, 1963- (Wiley, 2008)
      Objective: To investigate the cognitive impairment of a sample of euthymic bipolar patients treated with lithium monotherapy at baseline in a 2-year longitudinal study. Method: Fifteen DSM-IV-TR bipolar out-patients and ...
    • Neuropsychological testing of cognitive impairment in euthymic bipolar disorder: an individual patient data meta-analysis 

      Bourne, C.; Aydemir, Ö.; Balanzá Martínez, V.; Bora, E.; Brissos, S.; Cavanagh, J. T. O.; Clark, L.; Cubukcuoglu, Z.; Videira Dias, V.; Dittmann, S.; Ferrier, I. N.; Fleck, D. E.; Frangou, S.; Gallagher, P.; Jones, L.; Kieseppä, T.; Martínez Aran, A.; Melle, I.; Moore, P. B.; Mur, Maria; Pfennig A, Raust A.; Senturk, V.; Simonsen, C.; Smith, D. J.; Bio, D. S.; Soeiro de Souza, M. G.; Stoddart, S. D. R.; Sundet K, Szöke A.; Thompson, J. M.; Torrent, C.; Zalla, T.; Craddock, N.; Andreassen, O. A.; Leboyer, M.; Vieta, E.; Bauer, M.; Worhunsky, P. D.; Tzagarakis, C.; Rogers, R. D.; Geddes, J. R.; Goodwin, G. M. (Wiley, 2013)
      An association between bipolar disorder and cognitive impairment has repeatedly been described, even for euthymic patients. Findings are inconsistent both across primary studies and previous meta-analyses. This study ...
    • New electrocardiographic criteria to differentiate acute pericarditis and myocardial infarction 

      Rosselló, Xavier; Wiegerinck, Rob F.; Alguersuari, Joan; Bardají, Alfredo; Worner, Fernando; Sutil, Mario; Ferrero, Andreu; Cinca, Juan (Elsevier, 2014)
      Objective Transmural myocardial ischemia induces changes in QRS complex and QT interval duration but, theoretically, these changes might not occur in acute pericarditis provided that the injury is not transmural. This ...
    • New Metrics to Assess Type 2 Diabetes after Bariatric Surgery: The “Time-Within-Remission Range” 

      de Hollanda, Ana; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Rubio, Miguel Ángel; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Vilarrasa, Núria; Gregorio Oliva, José; Fernández-Soto, María Luisa; Salas-Salvadó, Jordi; Ballesteros-Pomar, María D.; Ciudin, Andreea; Torres, Ferran; Vidal, Concepción; Morales, María José; Valdés, Sergio; Pellitero, Silvia; Miñambres, Inka; Masmiquel, Lluís; Goday, Albert; Suarez, Lorena; Flores, Liliam; Bueno Díez, Marta; Caixàs, Assumpta; Bretón, Irene; Cámara, Rosa; Olbeyra, Romina; Penso, Rona; de la Cruz, María José; Simó-Servat, Andreu; Pereyra-García, Francisca María; López-Mezquita, Elena Teresa; Gils, Anna; Fidilio, Enzamaria; Bandrés, Orosia; Martínez, Ángel; Abuín, Jose; Marques-Pamies, Montserrat; Tuneu, Laura; Arteaga, Magdalena; Castañer, Olga; Goñi, Fernando; Arrizabalaga, Cristina; Botana, Manuel Antonio; Calañas, Alfonso (MDPI, 2020)
      Almost one third of patients do not achieve type 2 diabetes remission after bariatric surgery or are unable to sustain this effect long term. Our objective was to delve further into the dynamic responses of diabetes after ...
    • New perspectives on CKD-induced dyslipidemia 

      Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Arroyo, David; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Masana, Luis; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (Taylor & Francis, 2017-08-27)
      Abstract INTRODUCTION: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a world-wide health concern associated with a significantly higher cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. One of the principal cardiovascular risk factors is the lipid ...
    • Night-time symptoms: a forgotten dimension of COPD 

      Agustí, Àlvar; Hedner, J.; Marin, J.M.; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Cazzola, M.; Rennard, S. (European Respiratory Society, 2011)
      Sleep quality is often poor in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but these night-time symptoms are frequently unnoticed by physicians and/or not reported by patients themselves. Therefore, the ...
    • Nivel de conocimiento de la enfermedad de Alzheimer en cuidadores y población general 

      Jorge, C.; Cetó, M.; Arias Pastor, Alfonso; Blasco, E.; Gil, M. P.; López, R.; Dakterzada, Farida; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Piñol Ripoll, Gerard (Elsevier, 2019-05-11)
      Introducción El conocimiento de la enfermedad de Alzheimer es fundamental para el diagnóstico precoz y para reducir la sobrecarga del cuidador. El objetivo fue evaluar el grado de conocimiento de la enfermedad de Alzheimer ...
    • Non-linear association between diabetes mellitus and pulmonary function: a population-based study 

      Zhang, Rui‑Heng; Zhou, Jian‑Bo; Cai, Yao‑Hua; Shu, Lin‑Ping; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (BMC, 2020)
      Background: There is increasing evidence that the lung is a target organ of diabetes. This study aimed to examine in detail the association between diabetes mellitus and pulmonary function using a national cohort. We also ...
    • Non‑linear association of anthropometric measurements and pulmonary function 

      Zhang, Rui‑Heng; Zhou, Jian‑Bo; Cai, Yao‑Hua; Shu, Lin‑Ping; Yang, Jinkui; Wei, Wenbin; Lecube Torelló, Albert (Nature Research, 2021)
      This study examined the association of anthropometric measurements [body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), percentage body fat (PBF), body roundness index (BRI) and A Body Shape Index (ABSI)] with pulmonary ...
    • NRN1 Gene as a Potential Marker of Early-Onset Schizophrenia: Evidence from Genetic and Neuroimaging Approaches 

      Almodóvar Payá, Carmen; Guardiola Ripoll, Maria; Giralt López, Maria; Gallego, Carme; Salgado Pineda, Pilar; Miret, Salvador; Salvador, Raymond; Muñoz, María J.; Lázaro, Luisa; Guerrero Pedraza, Amalia; Parellada, Mara; Carrión, María I.; Cuesta, Manuel J.; Maristany, Teresa; Sarró, Salvador; Fañanás Saura, Lourdes; Callado, Luis F.; Arias, Bárbara; Pomarol-Clotet, Edith; Fatjó-Vilas, Mar (MDPI, 2022)
      Included in the neurotrophins family, the Neuritin 1 gene (NRN1) has emerged as an attractive candidate gene for schizophrenia (SZ) since it has been associated with the risk for the disorder and general cognitive performance. ...
    • Obesity in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes: Links, Risks and Management Challenges 

      Vilarrasa, Núria; San Jose, Patricia; Rubio, Miguel Ángel; Lecube Torelló, Albert (Dove Medical Press, 2021)
      Obesity affects large numbers of patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) across their lifetime, with rates ranging between 2.8% and 37.1%. Patients with T1D and obesity are characterized by the presence of insulin resistance, ...
    • Obesity, a Diet-Induced Inflammatory Disease 

      Lecube Torelló, Albert; López Cano, Carolina (MDPI, 2019)
    • Observational multicenter study to evaluate the prevalence and prognosis of subclinical atheromatosis in a Spanish chronic kidney disease cohort: baseline data from the NEFRONA study 

      Arroyo, David; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Vidal Amat, Teresa; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (BioMed Central, 2014)
      Background: Cardiovascular events (CVE) are more prevalent in chronic kidney disease (CKD) than in general population, being the main cause of morbimortality. Specific risk factors related to CKD have been suggested, because ...
    • Occupational burnout and empathy influence blood pressure control in primary care physicians 

      Yuguero Torres, Oriol; Marsal Mora, Josep Ramon; Esquerda i Aresté, Montse; Soler González, Jorge (BioMed Central, 2017-05)
      Background: Good physician-patient communication can favor the adoption of healthy lifestyle habits, which is essential in high blood pressure (BP) management. More empathic physicians tend to have lower burnout and better ...
    • One-Year Risk of Stroke after Transient Ischemic Attack or Minor Stroke 

      Amarenco, Pierre; Lavallée, Philippa C.; Labreuche, Julien; Albers, Gregory W.; Bornstein, Natan M.; Canhão, Patrícia; Caplan, Louis R.; Donnan, Geoffrey A.; Ferro, José M.; Hennerici, Michael G.; Molina, Carlos; Rothwell, Peter M.; Sissani, Leila; Školoudík, David; Steg, Philippe Gabriel; Touboul, Pierre-Jean; Uchiyama, Shinichiro; Vicaut, Éric; Wong, Lawrence K.S; Purroy Garcia, Francisco (Massachusetts Medical Society, 2016)
      BACKGROUND Previous studies conducted between 1997 and 2003 estimated that the risk of stroke or an acute coronary syndrome was 12 to 20% during the first 3 months after a transient ischemic attack (TIA) or minor stroke. ...
    • Paricalcitol Inhibits Aldosterone-Induced Proinflammatory Factors by Modulating Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Pathway in Cultured Tubular Epithelial Cells 

      Morgado-Pascual, José L.; Rayego Mateos, Sandra; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Ortiz, Alberto; Egido, Jesús; Ruiz-Ortega, Marta (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)
      Chronic kidney disease is characterized by Vitamin D deficiency and activation of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system. Increasing data show that vitamin D receptor agonists (VDRAs) exert beneficial effects in renal ...
    • Particle size and cholesterol content of circulating HDL correlate with cardiovascular death in chronic heart failure 

      Teis, Albert; Cediel, G.; Amigó, Núria; Julve, Josep; Aranyó, J.; Andrés‑Cordón, J.; Puig‑Jové, C.; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Gual‑Capllonch, F.; Ferrer‑Sistach, E.; Vallejo, N.; Juncà, G.; López‑Ayerbe, J.; De Antonio, M.; Domingo, M.; Santiago‑Vacas, E.; Codina, P.; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Lupón, J.; Alonso, Núria; Bayes‑Genis, A. (Nature Portfolio, 2021)
      Evidence regarding any association of HDL-particle (HDL-P) derangements and HDL-cholesterol content with cardiovascular (CV) death in chronic heart failure (HF) is lacking. To investigate the prognostic value of HDL-P size ...