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    • Aging is associated with increased FGF21 levels but unaltered FGF21 responsiveness in adipose tissue 

      Villarroya, Joan; Villarroya, Francesc; Gallego-Escuredo, José M.; Delgado‐Anglés, Alejando; Cairó, Montserrat; Moure, Ricardo; Mateo, Gracia M.; Domingo, Joan C.; Domingo, Pere; Giralt, Marta (Wiley Open Access, 2018)
      Fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF21) has been proposed to be an antiaging hormone on the basis of experimental studies in rodent models. However, circulating FGF21 levels are increased with aging in rodents and humans. ...
    • All with You: a new method for developing compassionate communities—experiences in Spain and Latin-America 

      Librada Flores, Silvia; Herrera Molina, Emilio; Boceta Osuna, Jaime; Mota Vargas, Rafael; Nabal Vicuña, Maria (AME Publishing, 2018)
      Background: In recent years, compassion has motivated the development of programs oriented to create communities and societies involved in the relief of suffering. The development of compassionate communities and cities ...
    • Alopecias cicatriciales 

      Abal Diaz, Leandro; Soria, Xavier; Casanova i Seuma, Josep M. (Josep Manel) (Elsevier, 2012)
      Las alopecias cicatriciales constituyen un grupo de trastornos que dan lugar a una pérdida permanente de cabello como consecuencia de diversos procesos. En este artículo nos centraremos en las alopecias cicatriciales ...
    • El alta voluntaria y la fuga en los servicios de urgencias: un reto con implicaciones éticas y médico-legales 

      Yuguero Torres, Oriol; Pérez Pérez, Rosa María (Sociedad Española de Medicina de Urgencias y Emergencias (SEMES), 2018)
    • Ambulatory monitoring in the diagnosis and management of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome 

      Corral-Peñafiel, Jaime; Pepin, Jean-Louis; Barbé Illa, Ferran (European Respiratory Society, 2013)
      Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is a highly prevalent disorder associated with complications such as arterial hypertension, cardiovascular diseases and traffic accidents. The resources allocated for OSA are insufficient ...
    • An international consensus definition of the wish to hasten death and its related factors 

      Balaguer, Albert; Monforte-Royo, Cristina; Porta Sales, J. (Josep); Alonso Babarro, Alberto; Altisent, Rogelio; Aradilla Herrero, Amor; Bellido Pérez, Mercedes; Breitbart, William; Centeno, Carlos; Cuervo, Miguel Angel; Deliens, Luc; Frerich, Gerrit; Gastmans, Chris; Lichtenfeld, Stephanie; Limonero, Joaquín T.; Maier, Markus A.; Materstvedt, Lars Johan; Nabal Vicuña, Maria; Rodin, Gary; Rosenfeld, Barry; Schroepfer, Tracy; Tomás Sábado, Joaquín; Trelis, Jordi; Villavicencio Chávez, Christian; Voltz, Raymond (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Background: The desire for hastened death or wish to hasten death (WTHD) that is experienced by some patients with advanced illness is a complex phenomenon for which no widely accepted definition exists. This lack of a ...
    • An N-ethyl-N-Nitrosourea Mutagenesis Screen in Mice Reveals a Mutation in Nuclear Respiratory Factor 1 (Nrf1) Altering the DNA Methylation State and Correct Embryonic Development 

      Sorolla Bardají, Maria Alba; Marqués, Marta; Parisi, Eva; Sorolla Bardají, Anabel (MDPI, 2021)
      We have established a genome-wide N-ethyl-N-nitrosourea (ENU) mutagenesis screen to identify novel genes playing a role in epigenetic regulation in mammals. We hypothesize that the ENU mutagenesis screen will lead to the ...
    • Análisis comparativo de las serologías realizadas a los inmigrantes en la región sanitaria de Lleida 

      Soler González, Jorge; Serna Arnaiz, Catalina; Cruz Esteve, María Inés; Real, Jordi; Farré, Joan; Bosch, Anna; Ruiz-Magaz, Maria Cristina (Elsevier, 2013)
      Objetivo: Evaluar el proceso de cribado y detección de virus de la inmunodeficiencia humana (VIH), virus de la hepatitis B (VHB) y de la hepatitis C (VHC) y sífilis en los inmigrantes de nuestra región sanitaria, determinando ...
    • Aneurisma calcificado de ventrículo izquierdo 

      Cabré, Xavier; Almirall, Mercè; Pardina Solano, Marina Asunción; Lacasta García, José Daniel (Sociedad Española de Medicina de Urgencias y Emergencias (SEMES), 2004)
    • Animal-Assisted Therapy Improves Communication and Mobility among Institutionalized People withCognitive Impairment 

      Rodrigo Claverol, Mª Dolores; Malla-Clua, Belén; Marquilles Bonet, Carme; Sol, Joaquim; Jové-Naval, Júlia; Solé Pujol, Meritxell; Ortega Bravo, Marta (MDPI, 2020)
      Disorders of communication, social relationships, and psychomotricity are often characterized by cognitive impairment, which hinders daily activities and increases the risk of falls. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy ...
    • Un año de registro de traumatismos graves en Cataluña. Análisis de los primeros resultados 

      Prat, Salvi; Domínguez-Sampedro, Pedro; Koo, Maylin; Colilles, Carme; Jiménez-Fábrega, Xavier; Espinosa, Lluis (Sociedad Española de Medicina de Urgencias y Emergencias (SEMES), 2014)
      Objetivo: Evaluar los resultados del primer año de implantación de un registro poblacional hospitalario de traumatismos graves en Cataluña (TraumCat). Método: Un total de 15 hospitales han recogido de forma prospectiva ...
    • Aplicación de las redes neuronales artificiales para la estratificación de riesgo de mortalidad hospitalaria 

      Trujillano Cabello, Javier; March Llanes, Jaume; Badia Castello, Mariona; Rodríguez, A.; Sorribas Tello, Albert (Elsevier, 2003)
      Objetivo: Comparar la capacidad de predicción de mortalidad hospitalaria de una red neuronal artificial (RNA) con el Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II (APACHE II) y la regresión logística (RL), y comparar ...
    • Are Obesity Indices Useful for Detecting Subclinical Atheromatosis in a Middle-Aged Population? 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Sánchez, Marta; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Rius, Ferran; Torres, Gerard; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Ortega, Marta; López Cano, Carolina; Hernández García, Marta; Bueno Díez, Marta; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Salvador, Javier; Lecube Torelló, Albert; ILERVAS project collaborators (Karger Publishers, 2020)
      Objective: There is a close relationship between excess adiposity and cardiovascular disease. Although body mass index (BMI) is the most used approach to estimate excess weight, other anthropometric indices have been ...
    • ARID1A-deficient cells require HDAC6 for progression of endometrial carcinoma 

      Megino-Luque, Cristina; Sisó, Pol; Mota Martorell, Natàlia; Navaridas Fernández de Bobadilla, Raúl; de la Rosa, Inés; Urdanibia, Izaskun; Albertí Valls, Manel; Santacana Espasa, Maria; Pinyol, Miquel; Bonifaci, Núria; Macià Armengol, Anna; Llobet Navàs, David; Gatius Calderó, Sònia; Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Eritja Sánchez, Núria (Federation of European Biochemical Societies; John Wiley & Sons, 2022)
      AT-rich interactive domain-containing protein 1A (ARID1A) loss-of-function mutation accompanied by a loss of ARID1A protein expression is frequently observed in endometrial carcinomas. However, the molecular mechanisms ...
    • Asimetría facial como forma de manifestación de estenosis de la vena central en hemodiálisis 

      Marco Mayayo, M. Paz; Muray, S.; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Sociedad Española de Nefrologia, 1999)
      Se presenta el caso de un paciente en hemodiálisis, portador de fístula arteriovenosa en codo derecho como acceso para hemodiálisis, que desarrolló asimetría facial y edema de extremidad superior derecha de forma insidiosa, ...
    • Assessing Blood-Based Biomarkers to Define a TherapeuticWindow for Natalizumab 

      Granell Geli, Júlia; Izquierdo, Cristina; Sellés Rius, Ares; Teniente Serra, Aina; Presas Rodríguez, Silvia; Mansilla, Maria Jose; Brieva Ruiz, Luis; Sotoca, Javier; Mañé Martínez, Maria Alba; Moral, Ester; Bragado, Irene; Goelz, Susan; Martínez Cáceres, Eva; Ramo Tello, Cristina (MDPI, 2021)
      Natalizumab is a monoclonal antibody that binds CD49d. Although it is one of the most effective treatments for Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (RRMS), a dosing regimen has not been optimized for safety and efficacy ...
    • Assessing sleep health in a European population: results of the catalan health survey 2015 

      Dalmases, Mireia; Benítez, Iván; Mas, Anna; Garcia-Codina, Oriol; Medina-Bustos, Antonia; Escarrabill, Joan; Saltó, Esteve; Buysse, Daniel J.; Roure, Núria; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Rué i Monné, Montserrat; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Batlle Garcia, Jordi de (Public Library of Science, 2018)
      Objective To describe the overall sleep health of the Catalan population using data from the 2015 Catalan Health Survey and to compare the performance of two sleep health indicators: sleep duration and a 5-dimension sleep ...
    • Assessment of Inner Retinal Layers and Choroidal Thickness in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: A Cross-Sectional Study 

      Carbonell, Marc; Alonso, Núria; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Real, Jordi; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Simó, Rafael; Hernández, Cristina; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Valldeperas, Xavier; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2019)
      Recent studies have shown that retinal neurodegeneration may precede visible vascular changes in diabetic retinopathy (DR). In addition, the relationship of choroidal thickness (CT) with DR stage is not well defined. To ...
    • Assessment of the length of sick leave in patients with ischemic heart disease 

      Català Tella, Nausica; Serna Arnaiz, Catalina; Real, Jordi; Yuguero Torres, Oriol; Galván, Leonardo (BioMed Central, 2017-01-18)
      Background The prevalence of ischemic heart disease is high. Few recent studies have investigated the periods of sick leave of these patients. Our aim is to determine the length of sick leave after an acute coronary syndrome, ...
    • Association between CASP8 –652 6N Del Polymorphism (rs3834129) and Colorectal Cancer Risk: Results from a Multi-Centric Study 

      Pardini, Barbara; Verderio, Paolo; Pizzamiglio, Sara; Nici, Carmela; Maiorana, Maria Valeria; Naccarati, Alessio; Vodickova, Ludmila; Vymetalkova, Veronika; Veneroni, Silvia; Daidone, Maria Grazia; Ravagnani, Fernando; Bianchi, Tiziana; Bujanda, Luis; Carracedo, Angel; Castells, Antoni; Ruiz-Ponte, Clara; Morreau, Hans; Howarth, Kimberley; Jones, Angela; Castellví-Bel, Sergi; Li, Li; Tomlinson, Ian; Van Wezel, Tom; Vodicka, Pavel; Radice, Paolo; Peterlongo, Paolo (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      The common −652 6N del variant in the CASP8 promoter (rs3834129) has been described as a putative low-penetrance risk factor for different cancer types. In particular, some studies suggested that the deleted allele (del) ...