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    • Análisis de la deshidratación de adultos mayores en una residencia geriátrica de España: prevalencia y factores asociados 

      Botigué, Teresa; Miranda Iglesias, Jessica; Escobar Bravo, Miguel Ángel; Lavedán, Ana; Roca Llobet, Judith; Masot, Olga (Arán Ediciones, 2021)
      Introducción: la deshidratación en las personas mayores institucionalizadas es un problema poco explorado, no habiéndose encontrado evidencia al respecto en relación con las personas mayores del contexto residencial español. ...
    • 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 ...
    • Antioxidant activity of thermal or non-thermally treated strawberry and mango juices by Saccharomyces cerevisiae growth based assays 

      Odriozola Serrano, Isabel; Puigpinós Roig, Judit; Oms Oliu, Gemma; Herrero Perpiñán, Enrique; Martín Belloso, Olga (Elsevier, 2016)
      The antioxidant activity of strawberry or mango juice [untreated or treated by high intensity pulsed electric fields (HIPEF) or heat] has been studied on a Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast strain exposed to different oxidants ...
    • Antioxidants impair anti-tumoral effects of Vorinostat, but not anti-neoplastic effects of Vorinostat and caspase-8 downregulation 

      Bergadà Bertran, Laura; Yeramian Hakim, Andree; Sorolla Bardají, Anabel; Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Dolcet Roca, Xavier (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      We have recently demonstrated that histone deacetylase inhibitor, Vorinostat, applied as a single therapy or in combination with caspase-8 downregulation exhibits high anti-tumoral activity on endometrial carcinoma cell ...
    • Antitumor Effects of Ral-GTPases Downregulation in Glioblastoma. 

      Cemeli, Tània; Guasch Vallés, Marta; Ribes Santolaria, Marina; Ibars Estiarte, Eva Irene; Navaridas Fernández de Bobadilla, Raúl; Dolcet Roca, Xavier; Pedraza González, Neus; Colomina i Gabarrella, Neus; Torres Rosell, Jordi; Ferrezuelo, Francisco; Herreros Danés, Judit; Garí Marsol, Eloi (MDPI, 2022-07-29)
      Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common tumor in the central nervous system in adults. This neoplasia shows a high capacity of growth and spreading to the surrounding brain tissue, hindering its complete surgical resection. ...
    • L'aplicació d'anticossos monoclonals en terapèutica humana 

      Boix Torras, Jacint; Cirera i Torres, Judit (Col·legi Oficial de Metges de Lleida, 2009)
    • L'aplicació d'anticossos monoclonals en terapèutica humana: Farmacologia general i indicacions concretes 

      Boix Torras, Jacint; Cirera i Torres, Judit (Col·legi Oficial de Metges de Lleida, 2009)
    • Apoptotic cell death and altered calcium homeostasis caused by frataxin depletion in dorsal root ganglia neurons can be prevented by BH4 domain of Bcl-xL protein 

      Tasheva, Stefka Mincheva; Obis Monné, Èlia; Tamarit Sumalla, Jordi; Ros Salvador, Joaquim (Oxford University Press, 2014)
      Friedreich ataxia (FRDA) is a neurodegenerative disease characterized by a decreased expression of the mitochondrial protein frataxin. Major neurological symptoms of the disease are due to degeneration of dorsal root ganglion ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Assessing the impact of early detection biases on breast cancer survival of Catalan women 

      Roso-Llorach, Albert; Forné Izquierdo, Carles; Macià, Francesc; Galcerán, Jaume; Marcos-Gragera, Rafael; Rué i Monné, Montserrat (Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya, 2014)
      Survival estimates for women with screen-detected breast cancer are affected by biases specific to early detection. Lead-time bias occurs due to the advance of diagnosis, and length-sampling bias because tumors detected ...
    • Assessment of corneal biomechanical properties and intraocular pressure in myopic spanish healthy population 

      Buey, María A. del; Lavilla, Laura; Ascaso, Francisco J.; Lanchares, Elena; Huerva, Valentín; Cristóbal, José A. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2014)
      Purpose. To examine biomechanical parameters of the cornea in myopic eyes and their relationship with the degree of myopia in a western healthy population. Methods. Corneal hysteresis (CH), corneal resistance factor (CRF), ...
    • 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 effects of decision aids about breast cancer screening: a systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Carles Lavila, Misericordia; Pérez Lacasta, María José; Pons Rodríguez, Anna; Garcia, Montse; Rué i Monné, Montserrat (BMJ Publishing Group, 2017)
      The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) and observational studies is to assess the effect of decision aids (DAs) in women aged 50 and below facing the decision to be ...
    • Assessment of the influence of direct tobacco smoke on infection and active TB management 

      Altet, Neus; Latorre, Irene; Jiménez-Fuentes, María Ángeles; Maldonado, José; Molina, Israel; Milà, Celia; García-García, Esther; Villar-Hernández, Raquel; Laabei, Maisem; Gómez, Andromeda-Celeste; Godoy i García, Pere; de Souza-Galvão, Maria Luiza; Solano, Segismundo; Jiménez-Ruiz, Carlos A.; Domínguez, Jose (Public Library of Science, 2017)
      Smoking is a risk factor for tuberculosis (TB) infection and disease progression. Tobacco smoking increases susceptibility to TB in a variety of ways, one of which is due to a reduction of the IFN-γ response. Consequently, ...
    • Association between Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Community-Acquired Pneumonia 

      Chiner, Eusebi; Llombart, Mónica; Valls Marsal, Joan; Pastor, Esther; Sancho-Chust, José; Luz Andreu, Ada; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Barbé Illa, Ferran (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Background: We hypothesized that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) can predispose individuals to lower airway infections and community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) due to upper airway microaspiration. This study evaluated the ...
    • Association between Sick Leave Prescribing Practices and Physician Burnout and Empathy 

      Yuguero Torres, Oriol; Esquerda i Aresté, Montse; Marsal Mora, Josep Ramon; Soler González, Jorge (Public Library of Science, 2015-07-21)
      Objectives: To investigate the association between sick leave prescription and physician burnout and empathy in a primary care health district in Lleida, Spain. Methods: This descriptive study included 108 primary care ...
    • Association of BST-2 Gene Variants With HIV Disease Progression Underscores the Role of BST-2 in HIV Type 1 Infection 

      Laplana Lafaja, Marina; Caruz, Antonio; Pineda, Juan Antonio; Puig, Teresa; Fibla Palazón, Joan (Oxford University Press, 2013-02-01)
      We tested bone marrow stromal cell antigen 2 (BST-2) gene variants rs3217318, a 19-base-pair insertion/deletion polymorphism in the promoter region, and rs10415893, a tag single-nucleotide polymorphism in the 3′ untranslated ...
    • Association of Candidate Gene Polymorphisms With Chronic Kidney Disease: Results of a Case-Control Analysis in the Nefrona Cohort 

      Valls, Joan; Cambray Carner, Serafí; Pérez-Guallar, Carles; Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Rodríguez, Isabel; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (Frontiers Media, 2019)
      Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major risk factor for end-stage renal disease, cardiovascular disease and premature death. Despite classical clinical risk factors for CKD and some genetic risk factors have been identified, ...