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    • 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 ...
    • Pathway-based analysis of a melanoma genome-wide association study: analysis of genes related to tumour-immunosuppression 

      Schoof, Nils; Iles, Mark M.; Bishop, D. Timothy; Newton-Bishop, Julia A.; Barrett, Jennifer H.; GenoMEL consortium (Public Library of Science, 2011)
      Systemic immunosuppression is a risk factor for melanoma, and sunburn-induced immunosuppression is thought to be causal. Genes in immunosuppression pathways are therefore candidate melanoma-susceptibility genes. If variants ...
    • Patients attended by palliative care teams: are they always comparable populations? 

      Nabal Vicuña, Maria; Barcons, Miquel; Moreno, Roberto; Busquets, Xavier; Trujillano Cabello, Javier; Requena, Antonio (SpringerOpen, 2013)
      Patients attended by palliative care teams: are they always comparable populations? To answer this question we have compared the basic epidemiological characteristics of patients attended by home palliative care teams ...
    • Perceived parental rearing style in obsessive–compulsive disorder: relation to symptom dimensions 

      Alonso, Pino; Menchón, José M.; Mataix-Cols, David; Pifarré Paredero, Josep; Urretavizcaya, Mikel; Crespo, José M.; Jiménez, Susana; Vallejo, Gema; Vallejo, Julio (Elsevier, 2004)
      Obsessive – compulsive disorder (OCD) runs in families, but the specific contribution of genetic and environmental factors to its development is not well understood. The aim of this study was to assess whether there are ...
    • Perfiles psicológicos de los pacientes con psicodermatosis 

      Fernández Armenteros, José Manuel; Molinero Ponce, Isabel; Castan Campanera, Ester; Casanova i Seuma, Josep M. (Josep Manel) (Elsevier, 2016)
      La psicodermatología es una rama común a la dermatología y la psiquiatría. Se centra en el estudio de las manifestaciones cuta´neas producidas por alteraciones psiquiátricas. Es una disciplina situada en áreas comunes ...
    • Perioperative glycaemic control for diabetic patients undergoing surgery 

      Buchleitner, AM; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Hernández García, Marta; Solà, Ivan; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (John Wiley & Sons, 2012)
      Background Patients with diabetes mellitus are at increased risk of postoperative complications. Data from randomised clinical trials and metaanalyses point to a potential benefit of intensive glycaemic control, targeting ...
    • Peritoneal Dialysis Is an Independent Factor Associated to Lower Intima Media Thickness in Dialysis Patients Free From Previous Cardiovascular Disease 

      Borràs, Mercè; Cambray Carner, Serafí; Crespo Masip, Maria; Pérez Fontán, Miguel; Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (Frontiers Media, 2018)
    • Placebo-Controlled Trial of Oral Laquinimod for Multiple Sclerosis 

      Comi, Giancarlo; Jeffery, Douglas; Kappos, Ludwig; Montalban, Xavier; Boyko, Alexey; Rocca, Maria A.; Filippi, Massimo; Brieva Ruiz, Luis (Massachusetts Medical Society, 2012)
      BACKGROUND Two proof-of-concept clinical trials have provided evidence that laquinimod reduces disease activity in patients with relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis. METHODS We conducted a randomized, double-blind, ...
    • Plasma antioxidant capacity in critical polytraumatized patients?: methods, severity, and anatomic location 

      Servià Goixart, Lluís; Trujillano Cabello, Javier; Serrano Casasola, José Carlos Enrique; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Badia Castello, Mariona; Jové Font, Mariona; Justes, Margarida; Domingo, Joana; Portero Otín, Manuel (BioMed Central, 2014)
    • Plasma profiling reveals a blood-based metabolic fingerprint of obstructive sleep apnea 

      Pinilla, Lucía; Benítez, Iván; Santamaría Martos, Fernando; Targa, Adriano; Moncusí Moix, Anna; Dalmases, Mireia; Minguez Roure, Olga; Aguilà, Maria; Jové Font, Mariona; Sol, Joaquim; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel (Elsevier, 2022)
      Introduction: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a chronic, heterogeneous and multicomponent disorder with associated cardiovascular and metabolic alterations. Despite being the most common sleep-disordered breathing, it ...
    • Pleural diseases and COVID-19: ubi fumus, ibi ignis 

      Porcel Pérez, José Manuel (European Respiratory Society, 2020)
    • Plurality of opinion, scientific discourse and pseudoscience: an in depth analysis of the Séralini et al. study claiming that Roundup™ Ready corn or the herbicide Roundup™ cause cancer in rats 

      Arjó Pont, Gemma; Portero Otín, Manuel; Piñol Felis, Carme; Viñas Salas, Joan; Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Capell Capell, Teresa; Bartholomaeus, Andrew; Parrot, Wayne; Christou, Paul (Springer Verlag, 2013)
      A recent paper published in the journal Food and Chemical Toxicology presents the results of a long-term toxicity study related to a widely-used commercial herbicide (RoundupTM) and a Rounduptolerant genetically modified ...
    • La población inmigrante controla peor su diabetes que la población autóctona 

      Soler González, Jorge; Marsal Mora, Josep Ramon; Serna Arnaiz, Catalina; Real, Jordi; Cruz Esteve, María Inés; López, Albert (Sociedad Española de Salud Pública y Administración Sanitaria (SESPAS); Elsevier, 2013)
      Introducción: Se sabe que hay diferencias entre los grupos de inmigrantes en lo que respecta a la prevalencia de diabetes, pero no disponemos de suficiente evidencia para afirmar que, una vez diagnosticada, sea distinto ...
    • ¿Podemos mejorar el tratamiento de los síndromes coronarios agudos en la atención primaria? 

      Piqué, Manuel; Torres Puig-gros, Joan; Balsera, Begoña; Hernandez Martin, Maria Isabel; Miñano, Antonio; Worner, Fernando (Elsevier, 2011)
      Objective: To evaluate a training programme in the primary care of acute coronary syndrome. Design: A before-during-after comparative cross-sectional study. Setting: Health areas of Lleida, High Pyrenees and Aran (Spain), ...
    • Poorer Quality of Life and Treatment Satisfaction is Associated with Diabetic Retinopathy in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes without Other Advanced Late Complications 

      Granado Casas, Minerva; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Martín, Mariona; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Valldeperas, Xavier; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Rubinat, Esther; Lucas-Martin, Ana; Hernández García, Marta; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2019-03-18)
      Diabetic retinopathy (DR) may potentially cause vision loss and affect the patient's quality of life (QoL) and treatment satisfaction (TS). Using specific tools, we aimed to assess the impact of DR and clinical factors on ...
    • Positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) in suspected malignant pleural effusion. An updated systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Fjaellegaard, Katrine; Koefod, Jesper; Reuter, Simon; Fischer, Barbara Malene; Gerke, Oke; Porcel Pérez, José Manuel; Clementsen, Paul Frost; Laursen, Christian B.; Bhatnagar, Rahul; Bodtger, Uffe (Elsevier, 2021)
      The role of PET and integrated PET-CT in the diagnostic workup of suspected malignant pleural effusions is unknown. Earlier systematic reviews (published 2014 and 2015) both included pleural pathology without effusion, and ...
    • Practical approach to initiating SGLT2 inhibitors in type 2 diabetes 

      Gomez-Peralta, Fernando; Abreu, Cristina; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Bellido, Diego; Soto, Alfonso; Morales, Cristóbal; Brito-Sanfiel, Miguel; Umpierrez, Guillermo (Springer Verlag, 2017)
      Sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors are an attractive novel therapeutic option for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. They block the reabsorption of filtered glucose in kidneys, mainly in proximal renal ...
    • Preclinical carotid atherosclerosis in patients with latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA), type 2 diabetes and classical type 1 diabetes 

      Hernández García, Marta; López Cano, Carolina; Real, Jordi; Valls Marsal, Joan; Ortega, Emilio; Vázquez, Federico; Rubinat, Esther; Granado Casas, Minerva; Alonso, Núria; Molí, Teresa; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; David Leslie, Richard; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2017)
      LADA is probably the most prevalent form of autoimmune diabetes. Nevertheless, there are few data about cardiovascular disease in this group of patients. The aim of this study was to investigate the frequency of carotid ...
    • Preclinical evidence of remote ischemic conditioning in ischemic stroke, a metanalysis update 

      Torres-Querol, Coral; Quintana Luque, Manuel; Arque, Gloria; Purroy Garcia, Francisco (Nature Research, 2021)
      Remote ischemic conditioning (RIC) is a promising therapeutic approach for ischemic stroke patients. It has been proven that RIC reduces infarct size and improves functional outcomes. RIC can be applied either before ...
    • Prediabetes Is Associated with Increased Prevalence of Sleep-Disordered Breathing 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Sapiña Beltrán, Esther; Gavaldá, Ricard; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Torres, Gerard; Sauret, Ariadna; Dalmases, Mireia; López Cano, Carolina; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Castro-Boqué, Eva; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2022)
      Type 2 diabetes leads to severe nocturnal hypoxemia, with an increase in apnea events and daytime sleepiness. Hence, we assessed sleep breathing parameters in the prediabetes stage. A cross-sectional study conducted on 966 ...