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    • 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 ...
    • Central sleep apnoea is related to the severity and short-term prognosis of acute coronary syndrome 

      Florés, Marina; Batlle Garcia, Jordi de; Sánchez de la Torre, Alicia; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Aldomá, Albina; Worner, Fernando; Galera, Estefanía; Seminario, Asunción; Torres, Gerard; Dalmases, Mireia; Montserrat i Capdevila, Josep; Garmendia, Onintza; Barbé Illa, Ferran (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Objective To evaluate the relation of central sleep apnoea (CSA) to the severity and short-term prognosis of patients who experience acute coronary syndrome (ACS). Methods Observational study with cross-sectional and ...
    • Circulating microRNA profile as a potential biomarker for obstructive sleep apnea diagnosis 

      Santamaria-Martos, Fernando; Benítez, Iván; Ortega Delgado, Francisco José; Zapater, Andrea; Giron, Cristina; Pinilla, Lucía; Pacual, Lydia; Cortijo, Anunciación; Dalmases, Mireia; Fernandez-Real, Jose Manuel; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel (Nature Publishing Group, 2019)
      Evaluation of microRNAs (miRNAs) could allow characterization of the obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and help diagnose it more accurately. We aimed to examine circulating miRNA profiles to establish the differences between ...
    • Decrease in sleep depth is associated with higher cerebrospinal fluid neurofilament light levels in patients with Alzheimer's disease 

      Targa, Adriano; Dakterzada, Farida; Benítez, Iván; López Ortega, Ricard; Pujol, Montserrat; Dalmases, Mireia; Arias Pastor, Alfonso; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Zetterberg, Henrik; Blennow, Kaj; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Jové Font, Mariona; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Piñol Ripoll, Gerard (Oxford University Press, 2021)
      STUDY OBJECTIVES: The majority of studies investigating the association between sleep and Alzheimer's disease (AD) biomarkers have been performed in healthy participants. Our objective was to investigate the association ...
    • Effect of Glucose Improvement on Nocturnal Sleep Breathing Parameters in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: The Candy Dreams Study 

      Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; López Cano, Carolina; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Dalmases, Mireia; Hernández García, Marta; Campos, Angela; Gaeta, Anna Michela; Carmona, Paola; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2020)
      Type 2 diabetes exerts a negative impact on sleep breathing. It is unknown whether a long-term improvement in glycemic control ameliorates this effect. We conducted an interventional study with 35 patients with type 2 ...
    • Effect of Subcutaneous Insulin on Spirometric Maneuvers in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes: A Case-Control Study 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Mizab, Chadia; Sauret, Ariadna; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Martí, Raquel; López Cano, Carolina; Hernández García, Marta; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Carmona, Paola; González, Jessica; Dalmases, Mireia; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2020)
      In order to compare spirometric maneuvers in adults according to the presence of type 1 diabetes, a case-control study including 75 patients with type 1 diabetes and 75 controls matched by sex, age, and body mass index ...
    • Effect of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus on the Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1-Alpha Expression. Is There a Relationship with the Clock Genes? 

      López Cano, Carolina; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Hernández García, Marta; Martí, Raquel; Ceperuelo-Mallafre, Vicky; Dalmases, Mireia; Fernández-Veledo, Sonia; Vendrell, Joan; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2020)
      Limited reports exist on the relationships between regulation of oxygen homeostasis and circadian clock genes in type 2 diabetes. We examined whether the expression of Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1α (HIF-1α) and HIF-2α ...
    • Endogenous controls and microRNA profile in female patients with obstructive sleep apnea 

      Zapater, Andrea; Benítez, Iván; Santamaria-Martos, Fernando; Pinilla, Lucía; Targa, Adriano; de Gonzalo Calvo, David; Torres, Gerard; Minguez Roure, Olga; Cortijo, Anunciación; Dalmases, Mireia; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel (Nature Research, 2022)
      This work was supported by Instituto de Salud Carlos III (PI14/01266, PI18/00449, PI19/00907, PI20/00577), co-funded by FEDER, “Una manera de hacer europa”, IRBLleida – Fundació Dr. Pifarré, CERCA Programme/Generalitat de ...
    • Impact of sleep health on self-perceived health status 

      Dalmases, Mireia; Benítez, Iván; Sapiña Beltrán, Esther; Garcia-Codina, Oriol; Medina-Bustos, Antonia; Escarrabill, Joan; Saltó, Esteve; Buysse, Daniel J.; Plana, Rosa E.; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Batlle Garcia, Jordi de (Nature Publishing Group, 2019-05)
      Although sleep habits have long been recognized as a promoter of health, the World Health Organization 2014 report on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) only listed smoking, alcohol intake, diet and physical activity (PA) ...
    • Liraglutide Improves Forced Vital Capacity in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes: Data From the Randomized Crossover LIRALUNG Study 

      López Cano, Carolina; Ciudin, Andreea; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Tinahones, Francisco José; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Dalmases, Mireia; García Ramírez, Marta; Soto, Alfonso; Michela Gaeta, Anna; Pellitero, Silvia; Martí, Raquel; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (American Diabetes Association, 2022)
      To evaluate the effect of liraglutide, a glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist, on pulmonary function and serum levels of surfactant protein D (SP-D) in type 2 diabetes. A double-blind, randomized, crossover, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Respiratory Polygraphy Patterns and Risk of Recurrent Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome 

      Zapater, Andrea; Solelhac, Geoffroy; Sánchez de la Torre, Alicia; Gracia-Lavedan, Esther; Benítez, Iván; Torres, Gerard; Batlle Garcia, Jordi de; Haba Rubio, José; Berger, Mathieu; Abad, Jorge; Durán-Cantolla, Joaquín; Urrutia, Amaia; Mediano, Olga; Masdeu, María José; Ordax-Carbajo, Estrella; Masa, Juan Fernando; Peña, Mónica de la; Mayós Pérez, Mercè; Coloma, Ramón; Montserrat, Josep Maria; Chiner, Eusebi; Minguez Roure, Olga; Pascual, Lydia; Cortijo, Anunciación; Martínez, Dolores; Dalmases, Mireia; Lee, Chi-Hang; McEvoy, R. Doug; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Heinzer, Raphael; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel (Frontiers Media, 2022)
      Introduction: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity is based on the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI). The AHI is a simplistic measure that is inadequate for capturing disease severity and its consequences in cardiovascular ...
    • The influence of sleep apnea syndrome and intermittent hypoxia in carotid adventitial vasa vasorum 

      López Cano, Carolina; Rius, Ferran; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Gaeta, Anna Michela; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Yeramian Hakim, Andree; Hernández García, Marta; Bueno Díez, Marta; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Dalmases, Mireia; Lecube Torelló, Albert (Public Library of Science, 2019)
      Subjects with sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (SAHS) show an increased carotid intima-media thickness. However, no data exist about earlier markers of atheromatous disease, such as the proliferation and expansion of the ...