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    • Design and Validation of an Instrument To Measure a Minor's Maturity When Faced with Health Decisions 

      Miquel Fernàndez, Eva; Esquerda i Aresté, Montse; Real, Jordi; Espejo, Mariola; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Springer, 2019)
      Decision-making capacity in children and adolescents in healthcare requires thorough assessment: the minor's maturity, understanding of the decision, risk of the situation and contextual factors needs to be explored. The ...
    • Design, construction, and implementation of an online platform for patients with type 1 diabetes: EncoDiab 

      Alvarado-Martel, Dàcil; Cañas Ortiz, Francesca; Velasco, Rebeca; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; López-Ríos, Laura; Rius, Ferran; Nóvoa, Francisco Javier; Carrillo, Armando; Hernández García, Marta; Wägner, Ana María; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Dove Medical Press, 2015)
      Purpose: The purpose of this study was to develop, build, and implement a virtual platform equipped with practical tools, relevant contents, and communication rooms, with the aim of facilitating patients’ self-management ...
    • Design, optimization and validation of genes commonly used in expression studies on DMH/AOM rat colon carcinogenesis model 

      Bars-Cortina, David; Riera-Escamilla, Antoni; Gou, Gemma; Piñol Felis, Carme; Motilva Casado, Mª José (PeerJ, 2019-01-29)
      Colorectal cancer (CRC), also known as colon cancer, is the third most common form of cancer worldwide in men and the second in women and is characterized by several genetic alterations, among them the expression of several ...
    • Detection of Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea through voice analysis 

      Solé-Casals, Jordi; Munteanu, Cristian; Capdevila Martín, Oriol; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Durán-Cantolla, Joaquín; Queipo, Carlos; Amilibia, Jose (Elsevier, 2014)
      This paper deals with the potential and limitations of using voice and speech processing to detect Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). An extensive body of voice features has been extracted from patients who present various ...
    • Development and Management of Networks of Care at the End of Life (the REDCUIDA Intervention): Protocol for a Nonrandomized Controlled Trial 

      Librada Flores, Silvia; Herrera Molina, Emilio; Díaz Díez, Fátima; Redondo Moralo, María José; Castillo Rodríguez, Cristina; McLoughlin, Kathleen; Abel, Julian; Nabal Vicuña, Maria; Jadad Garcia, Tamen; Lucas Díaz, Miguel Ángel; Trabado Lara, Inmaculada; Guerra-Martín, María Dolores (JMIR Publications, 2018)
      Background: End-of-life needs can be only partly met by formalized health and palliative care resources. This creates the opportunity for the social support network of family and community to play a crucial role in this ...
    • Development and Validation of a Personalized, Sex-Specific Prediction Algorithm of Severe Atheromatosis in Middle-Aged Asymptomatic Individuals: The ILERVAS Study 

      Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Martí Antonio, Manuel; Castro-Boqué, Eva; Bretones, María Del Mar; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Torres, Gerard; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Frontiers Media, 2022)
      Background: Although European guidelines recommend vascular ultrasound for the assessment of cardiovascular risk in low-to-moderate risk individuals, no algorithm properly identifies patients who could benefit from it. The ...
    • Development of a new score for early mortality prediction in trauma ICU patients: RETRASCORE 

      Servià Goixart, Lluís; Llompart-Pou, Juan Antonio; Chico-Fernández, Mario; Montserrat, Neus; Badia Castello, Mariona; Barea-Mendoza, Jesús Abelardo; Ballesteros Sanz, María Ángeles; Trujillano Cabello, Javier (BioMed Central, 2021)
      Background : Severity scores are commonly used for outcome adjustment and benchmarking of trauma care provided. No specific models performed only with critically ill patients are available. Our objective was to develop a ...
    • Diabetic and dyslipidaemic morbidly obese exhibit more liver alterations compared with healthy morbidly obese 

      Pardina, Eva; Ferrer, Roser; Rossell, Joana; Baena-Fustegueras, Juan A; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Fort, José Manuel; Caubet, Enric; González, Óscar; Vilallonga, Ramón; Vargas, Víctor; Balibrea, José María; Peinado-Onsurbe, Julia (Elsevier, 2016)
      Background & aims: To study the origin of fat excess in the livers of morbidly obese (MO) individuals, we analysed lipids and lipases in both plasma and liver and genes involved in lipid transport, or related with, in that ...
    • Diabetic retinopathy is associated with the presence and burden of subclinical carotid atherosclerosis in type 1 diabetes 

      Carbonell, Marc; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Valldeperas, Xavier; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Granado Casas, Minerva; Hernández García, Marta; Vázquez, Federico; Martín, Mariona; Rubinat, Esther; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Avogaro, Angelo; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2018-05-04)
      Background: Cardiovascular (CV) disease due to atherosclerosis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in adult patients with diabetes, either type 1 or type 2 diabetes. The aim of the study was to assess the association ...
    • Diagnosis exjuvantibus of a persistent pleural effusion 

      Porcel Pérez, José Manuel (Co-Action Publishing, 2013)
      The diagnosis of uremia-associated effusion is one of exclusion. A patient with an unexplained chronic pleural exudate, which cleared with dialysis, is reported. The differential diagnosis of pleural effusions in patients ...
    • Diálisis peritoneal incremental: resultados clínicos y preservación de la función renal residual 

      Borràs, Mercè; Chacón, Andrea; Cerdá Vilaplana, Carla; Usón Nuño, Ana; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Sociedad Española de Nefrología; Elsevier, 2016)
      Introducción: En los últimos años el inicio de diálisis peritoneal (DP) con 3 recambios se ha convertido en una práctica habitual, aunque se dispone de pocos resultados clínicos publicados. Objetivo: Descripción de la ...
    • Differences in Free-Living Patterns of Sedentary Behaviour between Office Employees with Diabetes and Office Employees without Diabetes: A Principal Component Analysis for Clinical Practice 

      Alòs, Francesc; Colomer, M. Àngels (Maria Àngels); Bort Roig, Judit; Chirveches Pérez, Emilia; Cánovas Zaldúa, Yoseba; Martín Cantera, Carlos; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Puig Ribera, Anna (MDPI, 2022)
      Aims: To identify principal components of free-living patterns of sedentary behaviour in office employees with type 2 diabetes (T2D) compared to normal glucose metabolism (NGM) office employees, using principal component ...
    • Differential absorption and metabolism of hydroxytyrosol and its precursors oleuropein and secoiridoids 

      López de las Hazas Mingo, María del Carmen; Macià i Puig, Ma Alba; Romero Fabregat, Mª Paz; Pedret, Anna; Solà, Rosa; Rubió Piqué, Laura; Motilva Casado, Mª José (Elsevier, 2016)
      This study investigated and compared the absorption, metabolism, and subsequently, the tissue distribution and excretion of hydroxytyrosol (HT) administered either in its free form or through its naturally occurring ...
    • Differential Immunoexpression of BRAF/V600E, Senescence Markers, PTEN, and T-type Calcium Channels in Acquired Naevi According to their Histopathological and Dermoscopic Classification 

      Moreno, Sara; Maiques Carlos, Oscar; Barceló Gómez, Carla; Romero, Marta; Santacana Espasa, Maria; Gómez, Ignacio; Cuevas Sánchez, Dolors; Velasco Sánchez, Ana; Veà Jódar, Àlvar; Macià Armengol, Anna; Boix, Ramon; Valls Marsal, Joan; Gatius Calderó, Sònia; Cantí Nicolás, Carles; Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Soria, Xavier; Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma. (Society for Publication of Acta Dermato-Venereologica, 2021)
      BRAF/V600E mutation and other cell growth/growth-control mechanisms are involved in naevogenesis and melanomagenesis. Immunoexpression of BRAF/V600E and other molecules (p16, phosphatase and tensin homologue (PTEN), Ki67, ...
    • Dilemas del presente y perspectivas de futuro en el tratamiento de la osteodistrofia renal 

      Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Sociedad Española de Nefrologia, 2000)
      En las últimas décadas del siglo XX, uno de los retos más estimulantes para el nefrólogo ha sido el control del hiperparatiroidismo secundario (HPs). Hoy sabemos que el precio a pagar está siendo un incremento de las ...
    • Disfunción cognitiva en la fibromialgia 

      Gelonch Rosinach, Olga; Garolera i Freixa, Maite; Rosselló Aubach, Lluís; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Viguera Editores, 2013)
      Introducción. Las personas diagnosticadas de fibromialgia refieren de manera muy frecuente quejas sobre su pobre funcionamiento cognitivo. En los últimos años ha aumentado el interés para investigar cuáles son las alteraciones ...
    • Disrupted neural processing of emotional faces in psychopathy 

      Contreras-Rodríguez, Oren; Pujol Salud, Jesús; Batalla, Iolanda; Harrison, Ben J.; Bosque, Javier; Ibern Regàs, Immaculada; Hernández-Ribas, Rosa; Soriano-Mas, Carles; Deus Yela, Juan; López-Solà, Marina; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Menchón, José M.; Cardoner, N. (Narcís) (Oxford University Press, 2014)
      Psychopaths show a reduced ability to recognize emotion facial expressions, which may disturb the interpersonal relationship development and successful social adaptation. Behavioral hypotheses point toward an association ...
    • 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 ...
    • Do primary health centres and hospitals contribute equally towards achievement of the transversal clinical competencies of medical students? Performance on the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) in competency acquisition 

      Soler González, Jorge; Buti, Miquel; Boada Pallàs, Jordi; Ayala Jové, Ma. Victoria (Maria Victoria); Peñascal Pujol, Eduard; Rodriguez, Toni (Elsevier España, 2016)
      Objectives: The adaptation of the educational programmes of European faculties of medicine to the European Higher Education Area guidelines has focused curricula design on competence acquisition. Competencies are defined ...
    • Documento internacional de consenso sobre apnea obstructiva del sueño 

      Mediano, Olga; González Mangado, Nicolas; Montserrat, Josep Maria; Alonso Álvarez, María Luz; Almendros, Isaac; Alonso Fernández, Alberto; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Borsini, Eduardo; Caballero-Eraso, Candela; Cano-Pumarega, Irene; Carlos Villafranca, Felix Antonio De; Carmona Bernal, Carmen; Carrillo Alduenda, Jose Luis; Chiner, Eusebi; Cordero Guevara, Jose Aurelio; de Manuel, Luis; Durán-Cantolla, Joaquín; Farré, Ramon; Franceschini, Carlos; Gaig, Carles; García Ramos, Pedro; García-Río, Francisco; Garmendia, Onintza; Gómez García, Teresa; González Pondal, Silvia; Hoyo Rodrigo, Blanca M.; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Madrid, Juan Antonio; Maniegas Lozano, Lourdes; Martínez Carrasco, José Luis; Masa, Juan Fernando; Masdeu, María José; Mayós Pérez, Mercè; Mirabet Lis, Enrique; Monasterio, Carmen; Navarro Soriano, Nieves; Olea de la Fuente, Erika; Plaza, Guillermo; Puertas Cuesta, Francisco Javier; Rabec, Claudio; Resano, Pilar; Rigau, David; Roncero, Alejandra; Ruiz, Concepción; Salord, Neus; Saltijeral, Adriana; Sampol, Gabriel; Sánchez Quiroga, María Ángeles; Sans Capdevila, Oscar; Teixeira, Carlos; Tinahones, Francisco José; Togeiro, Sonia María; Troncoso Acevedo, Maria Fernanda; Vargas Ramírez, Leslie Katherine; Winck, Joao; Zabala Urionaguena, Nerea; Egea, Carlos (Elsevier, 2021)
      Themainaimofthis international consensusdocument onobstructive sleepapnea is toprovide guidelines based on a critical analysis of the latest literature to help health professionals make the best decisions in the care of ...