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    • Ultrasound Tissue Characterization of Carotid Plaques Differs Between Patients with Type 1 Diabetes and Subjects without Diabetes 

      Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Hernández García, Marta; Granado Casas, Minerva; Ortega, Emilio; Soldevila, Berta; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Avogaro, Angelo; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2019-03-28)
      The aim of the study was to investigate ultrasound tissue characterization of carotid plaques in subjects with and without diabetes type 1 (T1D). B-mode carotid ultrasound was performed to assess the presence and type of ...
    • Unilateral milia-type intradermal tophi associated with underlying urate subcutaneous deposition: an uncommon cutaneous presentation of gout 

      Aguayo Ortiz, Rafael; Baradad Brusau, Manuel; Soria, Xavier; Abal Diaz, Leandro; Sanmartín Novell, Verònica; Egido Garcia, Ramon Maria; Gallel Vicente, María del Pilar; Casanova i Seuma, Josep M. (Josep Manel); Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma. (Wiley online library, 2013)
      Tophi develop during the most advanced clinical stage of gout, and are usually located on or around the joints. However, unusual skin features caused by intradermal and/or subcutaneous deposition of tophaceous material ...
    • Use and Safety of Remdesivir in Kidney Transplant Recipients With COVID-19 

      Buxeda, Anna; Arias Cabrales, Carlos; Pérez Sáez, María José; Cacho, Judit; Cabello Pelegrin, Sheila; Melilli, Edoardo; Aladrén, María José; Galeano, Cristina; Lorenzo, Inmaculada; Mazuecos, Auxiliadora; Saura, Isabel María; Franco, Antonio; Ruiz Fuentes, María del Carmen; Sánchez Cámara, Luis Alberto; Siverio, Orlando; Martín Conde, María Luisa; González García, Elena; López, Verónica; Martin Moreno, Paloma Leticia; Moina, Iñigo; Moral Berrio, Esperanza; Moreso, Francesc; Portolés, José María; Santana Estupiñán, Raquel; Zárraga, Sofía; Canal, Cristina; Sánchez Álvarez, Emilio; Pascual, Julio; Crespo, Marta (Elsevier, 2021)
      Introduction:Remdesivir has demonstrated antiviral activity against coronavirus, shortening the time torecovery in adults hospitalized with moderate/severe COVID-19. Severe adverse events such as acutekidney injury have ...
    • Use of Primary Care Resources by Immigrants and the Autochthonous Persons Who Contact the Care Services in the City of Lleida,Spain 

      Soler González, Jorge; Serna Arnaiz, Catalina; Rué i Monné, Montserrat; Bosch Gaya, Anna; Ruiz Magaz, María Cristina; Gervilla Cañof, Javier (Elsevier, 2008)
      OBJECTIVE: To evaluate and compare the use of the different primary care (PC) services between immigrants and the indigenous population. DESIGN: Cross-sectional observation study of a population seen in (PC). SETTING: ...
    • Utilidad de la siascopia en el diagnóstico de lesiones melanocíticas 

      Veà Jódar, Àlvar; Barrera, Josefa; Velasco Sánchez, Ana; Casanova i Seuma, Josep M. (Josep Manel); Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma. (Elsevier, 2014)
      El melanoma cutáneo es una de las neoplasias malignas cuya tasa de incidencia está aumentando más rápidamente en todo el mundo. Se ha incrementado de forma sostenida un 3-8% anual desde los años 60, duplicándose cada ...
    • Validation of the spanish version of the multiple sclerosis international quality of life (musiqol) questionnaire 

      Fernández, Oscar; Fernández, Victoria; Baumstarck-Barrau, Karine; Muñoz, Luis; Gonzalez Alvarez, Maria del Mar; Arrabal, José Carlos; León, Antonio; Alonso, Ana; López-Madrona, Jose Carlos; Bustamante, Rafael; Luque, Gloria; Guerrero, Miguel; Verdun di Cantogno, Elisabetta; Auquier, Pascal (BMC, 2011)
      Background The Multiple Sclerosis International Quality Of Life (MusiQoL) questionnaire, a 31-item, multidimensional, self-administrated questionnaire that is available in 14 languages including Spanish, has been validated ...
    • Valor social de los medicamentos para dejar de fumar. Opiniones respecto a su financiación 

      Abella i Pons, Francesc; Gil Rodríguez, Juan; Pedra Pagés, Gerard (Asociación Española de Estudio en Drogodependencias (AESED), 2020)
      Las medidas de la OMS para controlar el tabaquismo han disminuido su prevalencia, pero aumentando las diferencias entre grupos sociales. Facilitar el acceso a los medicamentos, para dejar de fumar, a los desfavorecidos ...
    • Valoración de la competencia del menor en relación con la toma de decisiones sanitarias: escala de la competencia de Lleida 

      Espejo, Mariola; Miquel Fernàndez, Eva; Esquerda i Aresté, Montse; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Elsevier, 2011)
    • 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, ...
    • Ventilación mecánica no invasiva en un paciente inmunodeprimido con neumonía adquirida en la comunidad y fracaso multiorgánico 

      Montserrat, Neus; Palma Beltrán, Rosa María; León Vallés, Miguel (Sociedad Española de Medicina de Urgencias y Emergencias (SEMES), 2012)
    • VIH en España 2017: políticas para una nueva gestión de la cronicidad más allá del control virológico 

      Gol-Montserrat, Jordi; Llano, Juan E. del; Amo, Julia del; Campbell, Colin; Navarro, Gemma; Segura, Ferrán; Suárez Lozano, Ignacio; Teira, Ramón; Brañas, Fátima; Serrano-Villar, Sergio; Moreno, Santiago; Morillo, Ramón; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Marco Mayayo, M. Paz; Blanch, Jordi; Castaño Carracedo, Manuel; Pujol, Ferran; Fuster, Mª José; Hernández, Juan Sebastián; García-Goñi, Manuel; Nuño-Solinís, Roberto; Elizondo, Nerea (Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, 2018)
      El análisis de las bases de datos disponibles relacionadas con VIH/ SIDA confirma un cambio de paradigma en la esperanza de vida del paciente: ahora el VIH se ha convertido en una enfermedad crónica, con la que los pacientes ...
    • Viral RNA load in plasma is associated with critical illness and a dysregulated host response in COVID‑19 

      Bermejo Martin, Jesús F.; González Rivera, Milagros; Almansa, Raquel; Micheloud, Dariela; Tedim, Ana P.; Domínguez Gil, Marta; Resino, Salvador; Martín Fernández, Marta; Murua, Pablo Ryan; Pérez García, Felipe; Tamayo Lomas, Luis; López Izquierdo, Raúl; Bustamante Munguira, Elena; Aldecoa, César; Gómez, José Manuel; Rico Feijoo, Jesús; Orduña, Antonio; Méndez, Raúl; Fernández Natal, Isabel; Megías, Gregoria; González Estecha, Montserrat; Carriedo, Demetrio; Doncel, Cristina; Jorge, Noelia; Ortega, Alicia; Fuente, Amanda de la; Campo, Félix del; Fernández Ratero, José Antonio; Trapiello, Wysali; González Jiménez, Paula; Ruiz, Guadalupe; Kelvin, Alyson A.; Toloue Ostadgavahi, Ali; Oneizat, Ruth; Ruiz, Luz María; Miguéns, Iria; Gargallo, Esther; Muñoz, Ioana; Pelegrin, Sara; Martín, Silvia; García Olivares, Pablo; Cedeño, Jamil Antonio; Ruiz Albi, Tomás; Puertas, Carolina; Berezo, Jose Ángel; Renedo, Gloria; Herrán, Rubén; Bustamante Munguira, Juan; Enríquez, Pedro; Cicuendez, Ramón; Blanco, Jesús; Abadia, Jesica; Gómez Barquero, Julia; Mamolar, Nuria; Blanca López, Natalia; Valdivia, Luis Jorge; Fernández Caso, Belén; Mantecón, María Ángeles; Motos, Anna; Fernandez Barat, Laia; Ferrer, Ricard; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Torres, Antoni; Menéndez, Rosario; Eiros, José María; Kelvin, David J. (BMC, 2020)
      Background. COVID-19 can course with respiratory and extrapulmonary disease. SARS-CoV-2 RNA is detected in respiratory samples but also in blood, stool and urine. Severe COVID-19 is characterized by a dysregulated host ...
    • Vitamin D deficiency is associated with poorer satisfaction with diabetes-related treatment and quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional study 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Granado Casas, Minerva; Esquerda, Aureli; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Martínez González, María Dolores; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2018-03-12)
      Background: In this cross-sectional study, we assessed the possible association of vitamin D deficiency with self-reported treatment satisfaction and health-related quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes. Methods: ...
    • Vitamin D receptor levels in colorectal cancer. Possible role of BsmI polymorphism 

      Parisi Capdevila, Eva; Reñé Espinet, Josep Maria; Cardús i Figueras, Anna; Valcheva, Petya; Piñol Felis, Carme; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Elsevier, 2008)
      A high expression of vitamin D receptor (VDR) in colorectal cancer (CRC) tumoral tissue has been related to a good prognosis and it has been proposed that it could be a good biological marker of CRC progression. Nevertheless, ...
    • Vitamina D, receptor de la vitamina D e importancia de su activación en el paciente con enfermedad renal crónica 

      Bover, Jordi; Egido, Jesús; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Praga, Manuel; Solozábal-Campos, Carlos; Torregrosa, José Vicente; Martínez-Castelao, Alberto (Sociedad Española de Nefrologia, 2015)
      El déficit de vitamina D se asocia a distintas patologías, siendo especialmente significativa con la morbimortalidad en pacientes con enfermedad renal crónica (ERC). La pérdida progresiva de la función renal conduce a ...
    • 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 ...
    • WNT11-FZD7-DAAM1 signalling supports tumour initiating abilities and melanoma amoeboid invasion 

      Rodriguez-Hernandez, Irene; Maiques Carlos, Oscar; Kohlhammer, Leonie; Cantelli, Gaia; Perdrix-Rosell, Anna; Monger, Joanne; Fanshawe, Bruce; Bridgeman, Victoria L.; Karagiannis, Sophia N.; Penin, Rosa M.; Marcolval, Joaquim; Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma.; Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Fruhwirth, Gilbert O.; Orgaz, Jose L.; Malanchi, Ilaria; Sanz Moreno, Victoria (Nature Research, 2020)
      Melanoma is a highly aggressive tumour that can metastasize very early in disease progression. Notably, melanoma can disseminate using amoeboid invasive strategies. We show here that high Myosin II activity, high levels ...
    • Year in review 2011: Respiratory infections, tuberculosis, pleural diseases, bronchoscopic intervention and imaging 

      Porcel Pérez, José Manuel; Leung, Chi chiu; Restrepo, Marcos I.; Lee, Pyng (Asian Pacific Society of Respirology, 2012)