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Effectiveness and safety of dabigatran in Latin American patients with atrial fibrillation: Two years follow up results from GLORIA-AF registry
Background: Real-world data from different regions are needed to support the external validity of con trolled trials and assess the impact of new oral anticoagulants (NOAC) in clinical practice. Methods: ‘‘GLORIA-AF” is ...
Phenotypic and molecular characterizations of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates collected within the EURECA study
(Elsevier Science, 2021)
Multi-drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates are key pathogens that contribute to the global bur den of antimicrobial resistance. This study aimed to investigate the phenotypic and molecular character istics of ...
Evaluation of prognostic factors among patients with chronic graft-versus-host disease
(Ferrata-Storti Foundation, 2011)
Background: Chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGVHD) is a major complication after allogeneic stem cell transplantation with an adverse effect on both mortality and morbidity. In 2005, the National Institute of Health ...
Prognostic significance of incidental deep vein thrombosis in patients with cancer presenting with incidental pulmonary embolism
In symptomatic acute pulmonary embolism (PE), the presence of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a risk factor for 30- and 90-day mortality. In patients with cancer and incidental PE, the prognostic effect of concomitant ...
In Vitro Bone Cell Behavior on Porous Titanium Samples: Influence of Porosity by Loose Sintering and Space Holder Techniques
A great variety of powder metallurgy techniques can produce biomimetic porous titanium structures with similar mechanical properties to host bone tissue. In this work, loose sintering and space holder techniques, two ...
Comparación de los valores densitométricos de la extremidad proximal del fémur en sujetos jóvenes sanos: zurdos vs. diestros
(Ibáñez & Plaza Asoc., 2020)
Objetivo: La actividad física es un determinante de la densidad mineral ósea. Las personas zurdas ejercitan más los miembros izquierdos que las diestras, quienes lo hacen con los derechos. El objetivo de este trabajo fue ...
Predictors of global non-motor symptoms burden progression in Parkinson’s disease. Results from the COPPADIS cohort at 2-year follow-up
Background and Objective: Non-motor symptoms (NMS) progress in different ways between Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients. The aim of the present study was to (1) analyze the change in global NMS burden in a PD cohort after ...
Early discharge and home treatment of patients with low-risk pulmonary embolism with the oral factor Xa inhibitor rivaroxaban: an international multicentre single-arm clinical trial
(Oxford University Press, 2020)
Aims: To investigate the efficacy and safety of early transition from hospital to ambulatory treatment in low-risk acute PE, using the oral factor Xa inhibitor rivaroxaban. Methods and results: We conducted a prospective ...
Description of a Cohort of Type 1 Diabetes Patients: Analysis of Comorbidities, Prevalence of Complications and Risk of Hypoglycemia
Background: Despite major medical advances, Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) patients still have greater morbimortality than the general population. Our aim was to describe our cohort of T1D patients and identify potential risk factors ...
Predictors of inappropriate antimicrobial prescription: Eight-year point prevalence surveys experience in a third level hospital in Spain
(Frontiers Media S.A., 2022)
Antibiotic stewardship programs (ASP) have already demonstrated clinical benefits. We aimed to describe the Point Prevalence Surveys (PPS) methodology implemented in our hospital as an efficient tool to guide ASP strategies. ...