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Achieving Thoracic Oncology data collection in Europe: a precursor study in 35 Countries
(BioMed Central, 2018-11-20)
Background: A minority of European countries have participated in international comparisons with high level data on lung cancer. However, the nature and extent of data collection across the continent is simply unknown, ...
Modelling the epidemiology of Escherichia coli ST131 and the impact of interventions on the community and healthcare centres
(Cambridge University Press, 2016)
ST131 Escherichia coli is an emergent clonal group that has achieved successful worldwide spread through a combination of virulence and antimicrobial resistance. Our aim was to develop a mathematical model, based on ...
Changing Trends in the Epidemiology and Risk Factors of Pneumocystis Pneumonia in Spain
Objective: The information about the epidemiology of Pneumocystis pneumonia (PcP) in Europe is scarce, and in Spain there are only data nationwide on patients with HIV infection. This study has been carried out with the ...
Trends in the prevalence and distribution of HTLV-1 and HTLV-2 infections in Spain
Background Although most HTLV infections in Spain have been found in native intravenous drug users carrying HTLV-2, the large immigration flows from Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa in recent years may have changed ...
Present and Future of Parkinson’s Disease in Spain: PARKINSON-2030 Delphi Project
Abstract: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a chronic progressive and irreversible disease and the second most common neurodegenerative disease worldwide. In Spain, it affects around 120.000–150.000 individuals, and its ...
Infección por virus pandémico (H1N1) 2009 en Andalucía
Desde que en abril de 2009 la Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) alertó de la existencia de casos de infección humana por un nuevo virus de la gripe AH1N1 de origen porcino, las autoridades sanitarias de Andalucía ...
Multilocus Genotyping of Pneumocystis jirovecii from Deceased Cuban AIDS Patients Using Formalin-Fixed and Paraffin-Embedded Tissues
The results of the genotypic characterization of Pneumocystis jirovecii are described in lung tissue samples from 41 Cubans who died of AIDS with pneumocystosis between 1995 and 2008. Histological sections of the lung ...
COVID-19 infection in adult patients with hematological malignancies: a European Hematology Association Survey (EPICOVIDEHA)
Background Patients with hematological malignancies (HM) are at high risk of mortality from SARS-CoV-2 disease 2019 (COVID-19). A better understanding of risk factors for adverse outcomes may improve clinical management ...
Mapa epidemiológico transversal de las ataxias y paraparesias espásticas hereditarias en España
Introducción Las ataxias (AT) y paraparesias espásticas hereditarias (PEH) son síndromes neurodegenerativos raros. Nos proponemos conocer la prevalencia de las AT y PEH en España en 2019. Pacientes y métodos Estudio ...
Implementing personalized medicine in covid-19 in andalusia: an opportunity to transform the healthcare system
The COVID-19 pandemic represents an unprecedented opportunity to exploit the advantages of personalized medicine for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, surveillance and management of a new challenge in public health. ...