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    • Lower hemoglobin concentration is associated with retinal ischemia and the severity of diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes 

      Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Rubinat, Esther; Ortega, Emilio; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Vazquez, Beatriz; Hernández García, Marta; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Espinet, Ramon; Ezpeleta, Juan Antonio; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
      Aims. To assess the association of blood oxygen-transport capacity variables with the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy (DR), retinal ischemia, and macular oedema in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Methods. ...
    • Microangiopathy of common carotid vasa vasorum in type 1 diabetes mellitus 

      Rubinat, Esther; Ortega, Emilio; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Alonso, Núria; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Granado Casas, Minerva; Hernández García, Marta; Soldevila, Jordi; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Elsevier, 2015-06-01)
      Objective: We hypothesize that in type 1 diabetes vasa vasorum (VV) are affected by microangiopathic changes. For this purpose, we assessed the status of the VV signal in patients with type 1 diabetes. Methods: The VV ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Predictors of associated autoimmune diseases infamilies with type 1 diabetes: results from theType 1 Diabetes Genetics Consortium 

      Wägner, Ana María; Hernández García, Marta; Wiebe, Julia C.; Nóvoa, Francisco Javier; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Wiley, 2011)
      Background—Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is a clinically heterogeneous disease. The presence of associated autoimmune diseases (AAID) may represent a distinct form of autoimmune diabetes, with involvement of specific mechanisms. ...
    • Prevalence and Predictors of Cerebral Microangiopathy Determined by Pulsatility Index in an Asymptomatic Population From the ILERVAS Project 

      Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Arque, Gloria; Vicente-Pascual, Mikel; Mauri-Capdevila, Gerard; Torreguitart, Núria; Hernández García, Marta; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Bermúdez López, Marcelino (Frontiers Media, 2021)
      Background: Little is known about the prevalence of cerebral microangiopathy (CM), which is related to cognitive impairment, in an asymptomatic population. Pulsatility index (PI) is an easily measurable parameter of cerebral ...
    • Prevalence of Diabetic Foot Disease in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus under Renal Replacement Therapy in Lleida, Spain 

      Dòria, Montserrat; Rosado, Verónica; Pacheco, Linda R.; Hernández García, Marta; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Valls, Joan; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016-04-14)
      Aim. To assess the prevalence of diabetic foot and other associated conditions in patients with diabetes mellitus under renal replacement in the region of Lleida, Spain. Methods. This was an observational, cross-sectional ...
    • Skin autofluorescence and subclinical atherosclerosis in mild to moderate chronic kidney disease: a case-control study 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Arroyo, David; López Cano, Carolina; Hernández García, Marta; Rius, Ferran; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Lecube Torelló, Albert (Public Library of Science, 2017)
      Advanced glycation end-products (AGEs) are increased and predict mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) who are undergoing hemodialysis, irrespective of the presence of type 2 diabetes. However, little ...
    • Sympathetic Hyperactivity and Sleep Disorders in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes 

      López Cano, Carolina; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Sánchez Peña, Enric; González, Jessica; Yeramian Hakim, Andree; Martí, Raquel; Hernández García, Marta; Cao, Gonzalo; Ribelles, Mercè; Gómez Arbonés, Javier; Barril, Silvia; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (Frontiers Media, 2019)
      Introduction: Many studies on the impact of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) on sleep breathing have shown a higher prevalence and severity of sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (SAHS) in those with T2DM. Moreover, an increased ...
    • The Circulating Fatty Acid Transporter Soluble CD36 Is Not Associated with Carotid Atherosclerosis in Subjects with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 

      Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Sanjurjo, Lucía; Barranco Altirriba, María; Falguera, Mireia; Hernández García, Marta; Soldevila, Berta; Sarrias, Maria-Rosa; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Arroyo, Juan Antonio; Fernandez-Real, Jose Manuel; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2020)
      This study aimed to determine the association of fatty acid transporter plasma solublecluster of differentiation 36 (sCD36) with subclinical carotid atherosclerosis (SCA). A cross-sectionalstudy was conducted in 1023 ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Mediterranean Diet is Associated with an Improved Quality of Life in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 

      Granado Casas, Minerva; Martín, Mariona; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Hernández García, Marta; Alonso, Núria; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2020-01-02)
      This study aimed to assess the potential association between dietary patterns (i.e., the Mediterranean Diet (MedDiet) and healthy eating) and patient-reported quality of life (QoL) and treatment satisfaction (TS) in adults ...
    • Type 1 diabetic subjects with diabetic retinopathy show an unfavorable pattern of fat intake 

      Granado Casas, Minerva; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Martín, Mariona; Real, Jordi; Alonso, Núria; Valldeperas, Xavier; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Rubinat, Esther; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Hernández García, Marta; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2018-08-29)
      Medical nutrition therapy is an important part of the management of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). Proper adherence to a healthy diet may have a favorable impact on diabetes management and its diabetic complications. Our ...
    • Type 2 diabetes-associated carotid plaque burden is increased in patients with retinopathy compared to those without retinopathy 

      Alonso, Núria; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Rubinat, Esther; Ortega, Emilio; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Sanahuja Montesinos, Jordi; Hernández García, Marta; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality among subjects with type 2 diabetes (T2D), and diabetic retinopathy (DR) has been associated with an increased risk for CVD. The present study was ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...