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    • Advanced lipoprotein profle disturbances in type 1 diabetes mellitus: a focus on LDL particles 

      Amor, Antonio J.; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Hernández García, Marta; Gimenez, Marga; Granado Casas, Minerva; Blanco, Jesús; Soldevila, Berta; Esmatjes, Enric; Conget, Ignacio; Alonso, Núria; Ortega, Emilio; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2020)
      Background: Lipoprotein disturbances have been associated with increased cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk in type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). We assessed the advanced lipoprotein profle in T1DM individuals, and analysed ...
    • 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 ...
    • Association of low oleic acid intake with diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetic patients: a case–control study 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Navarrete Muñoz, Eva María; Rubinat, Esther; Falguera, Mireia; Valls Marsal, Joan; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Vilanova Fillat, María Belén; Marsal Mora, Josep Ramon; Hernández García, Marta; Granado Casas, Minerva; Martínez González, María Dolores; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Vioque, Jesus; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Background: The objective of this study was to describe the intake of macronutrient, especially fatty acids, and explore their possible effect on diabetic retinopathy (DR) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Methods: ...
    • Calcium phosphate product is associated with subclinical carotid atherosclerosis in type 2 diabetes 

      Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Granado Casas, Minerva; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Real, Jordi; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Esquerda, Aureli; Cao, Gonzalo; Rubinat, Esther; Hernández García, Marta; Alonso, Núria; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2017)
      Aims. To assess whether circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 (25OHD) and mineral metabolism-related factors (serum phosphate, calcium, and parathormone) are associated with subclinical carotid atherosclerosis (SCA), defined ...
    • Characteristics of atheromatosis in the prediabetes stage: a cross-sectional investigation of the Ilervas project 

      Sánchez Peña, Enric; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; López Cano, Carolina; Hernández García, Marta; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Barril, Silvia; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Rius, Ferran; Hernández, Cristina; Simó, Rafael; Lecube Torelló, Albert (BioMed Central, 2019-11-15)
      BACKGROUND: Prediabetes has recently been associated with subclinical atheromatous disease in the middle-aged population. Our aim was to characterize atheromatous plaque burden by the number of affected territories and the ...
    • Circulating Soluble CD36 is Similar in Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus versus Non-Diabetic Subjects 

      Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Sanjurjo, Lucía; Falguera, Mireia; Hernández García, Marta; Fernandez-Real, Jose Manuel; Sarrias, Maria-Rosa; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2019-05)
      The aim of this study was to determine whether plasma concentrations of sCD36 (soluble CD36) are associated with the presence of type 1 or type 2 diabetes. Plasma levels of sCD36 were analysed in 1023 subjects (225 type 1 ...
    • Clinical Usefulness of Anthropometric Indices to Predict the Presence of Prediabetes. Data from the ILERVAS Cohort 

      Sánchez, Marta; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Torres, Gerard; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Castro-Boqué, Eva; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Godoy i García, Pere; Mauricio Puente, Dídac; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Hernández García, Marta; Rius, Ferran; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2021-03-23)
      Prediabetes is closely related to excess body weight and adipose distribution. For this reason, we aimed to assess and compare the diagnostic usefulness of ten anthropometric adiposity indices to predict prediabetes. ...
    • Decreased quality of live and treatment satisfaction in patients with latent autoinmune diabetes of the adult 

      Granado Casas, Minerva; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Hernández García, Marta; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Torres Puig-gros, Joan; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (PeerJ, 2017-10-18)
      Objectives. Our main aim was to assess the quality of life (QoL) and treatment satisfaction (TS) of subjects with LADA (latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult) and compare these measures with those of patients with other ...
    • Design, construction, and implementation of an online platform for patients with type 1 diabetes: EncoDiab 

      Alvarado-Martel, Dàcil; Cañas Ortiz, Francesca; Velasco, Rebeca; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; López-Ríos, Laura; Rius, Ferran; Nóvoa, Francisco Javier; Carrillo, Armando; Hernández García, Marta; Wägner, Ana María; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Dove Medical Press, 2015)
      Purpose: The purpose of this study was to develop, build, and implement a virtual platform equipped with practical tools, relevant contents, and communication rooms, with the aim of facilitating patients’ self-management ...
    • Diabetic retinopathy is associated with the presence and burden of subclinical carotid atherosclerosis in type 1 diabetes 

      Carbonell, Marc; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Valldeperas, Xavier; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Granado Casas, Minerva; Hernández García, Marta; Vázquez, Federico; Martín, Mariona; Rubinat, Esther; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Avogaro, Angelo; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2018-05-04)
      Background: Cardiovascular (CV) disease due to atherosclerosis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in adult patients with diabetes, either type 1 or type 2 diabetes. The aim of the study was to assess the association ...
    • Dissimilar impact of Mediterranean diet and physical activity on estimated body composition: A cross-sectional study from the ILERVAS project 

      Sánchez, Marta; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Hernández García, Marta; González, Jessica; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Rius, Ferran; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Bermúdez López, Marcelino; Salvador, Javier; Salas-Salvadó, Jordi; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2019-06-17)
      There is a close relationship between lifestyle behaviors and excess adiposity. Althoughbody mass index (BMI) is the most used approach to estimate excess weight, other anthropometricindices have been developed to ...
    • Dynamics of Anthropometric Indices in a Large Paired Cohort With 10 Years of Follow-Up: Paving the Way to Sarcopenic Obesity 

      Santos, Maria-Dolores; Buti, Miquel; López Cano, Carolina; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Vidal, Antonieta; Hernández García, Marta; Lafarga Giribets, Antonia; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Rius, Ferran; Bueno Díez, Marta; Lecube Torelló, Albert (Frontiers Media, 2020)
      Introduction: Paired cohort investigations assessing the evolution of anthropometric indices are scarce. Here we assessed the 10-year evolution of BMI, total body fat, and lean body mass in 50,019 participants aged 18–90 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Effects of Mediterranean Diet and Physical Activity on Pulmonary Function: A Cross-Sectional Analysis in the ILERVAS Project 

      Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Sánchez Peña, Enric; Hernández García, Marta; Polanco, Dinora; Salas-Salvadó, Jordi; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Gaeta, Anna Michela; Carmona, Paola; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Farràs-Sallés, Cristina; López Cano, Carolina; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Lecube Torelló, Albert (MDPI, 2019)
      A few studies showed that both adherence to Mediterranean diet (MedDiet) and physical activity practice have a positive impact on pulmonary function in subjects with lung disease. These associations are not well studied ...
    • High Incidence of Adverse Outcomes in Haemodialysis Patients with Diabetes with or without Diabetic Foot Syndrome: A 5-Year Observational Study in Lleida, Spain 

      Dòria, Montserrat; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Belart, Montserrat; Rosado, Verónica; Hernández García, Marta; Sarró, Felipe; Real, Jordi; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Pacheco, Linda R.; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Gratacòs, Mònica; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2021)
      Background: We evaluated whether, in subjects receiving haemodialysis (HD), the presence of diabetic foot syndrome (DFS) was associated with increased mortality compared with subjects with diabetes mellitus (DM) without ...
    • Improved adherence to Mediterranean Diet in adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus 

      Granado Casas, Minerva; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Martín, Mariona; Real, Jordi; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Cuadrado, Maribel; Alonso, Núria; Falguera, Mireia; Hernández García, Marta; Aguilera, Eva; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Springer, 2018-07-16)
      Purpose We aimed to assess food intake and adherence to the Mediterranean Diet in patients with T1D compared with nondiabetic individuals. Methods This was an observational, multicenter study in 262 T1D subjects and 254 ...
    • Increased Burden of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and Retinopathy 

      Sanahuja Montesinos, Jordi; Alonso, Núria; Diez, Javier; Ortega, Emilio; Rubinat, Esther; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Hernández García, Marta; Purroy Garcia, Francisco; Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Groop, Per-Henrik; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (American Diabetes Association, 2016-06-08)
      OBJECTIVE We sought to examine the presence and severity of brain small vessel disease (SVD) in patients with type 2 diabetes and diabetic retinopathy (DR) compared with those without DR. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We ...
    • Insulin secretion in patients with latent autoimmune diabetes (LADA): half way between type 1 and type 2 diabetes: action LADA 9 

      Hernández García, Marta; Molló Inesta, Àngels; Marsal Mora, Josep Ramon; Esquerda, Aureli; Capel, Ismael; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Pozzilli, Paolo; Leiva, Alberto de; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: The study of endogenous insulin secretion may provide relevant insight into the comparison of the natural history of adult onset latent autoimmune diabetes (LADA) with types 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus. The aim ...