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    • A prospective cross-sectional study on quality of life and treatment satisfaction in type 2 diabetic patients with retinopathy without other major late diabetic complications 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Rubinat, Esther; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Hernandez, Marta; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2014)
      Background: To assess quality of life and treatment satisfaction in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus with diabetic retinopathy (DR) using validated instruments, with comparison to patients without DR. Methods: A ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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: ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Relationship of the adherence to the Mediterranean diet with health-related quality of life and treatment satisfaction in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a post-hoc analysis of a cross-sectional study 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Valls Marsal, Joan; Rubinat, Esther; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Hernandez, Marta; Martínez González, María Dolores; Granado Casas, Minerva; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Vioque, Jesus; Navarrete Muñoz, Eva María; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Objective: The main aim of this study was to assess the association between adherence to the traditional Mediterranean diet (MedDiet) and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and treatment satisfaction in patients ...
    • 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 ...
    • Vitamin D deficiency is associated with poorer satisfaction with diabetes-related treatment and quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional study 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Granado Casas, Minerva; Esquerda, Aureli; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Martínez González, María Dolores; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2018-03-12)
      Background: In this cross-sectional study, we assessed the possible association of vitamin D deficiency with self-reported treatment satisfaction and health-related quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes. Methods: ...
    • Vitamin D deficiency is associated with the presence and severity of diabetic retinopathy in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Valls Marsal, Joan; Rubinat, Esther; Cao, Gonzalo; Esquerda, Aureli; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Granado Casas, Minerva; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)
      There is very few evidences on the role of vitamin D in the development of diabetic retinopathy. The aim of the current study was to explore whether there is an association of vitamin D status and diabetic retinopathy in ...