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Prosthetic shoulder joint infection by cutibacterium acnes: does rifampin improve prognosis? a retrospective, multicenter, observational study
This retrospective, multicenter observational study aimed to describe the outcomes of surgical and medical treatment of C. acnes-related prosthetic joint infection (PJI) and the potential benefit of rifampin-based therapies. ...
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 ...
Enterococcus faecalis Endocarditis and Outpatient Treatment: A Systematic Review of Current Alternatives
The selection of the best alternative for Enterococcus faecalis infective endocarditis (IE) continuation treatment in the outpatient setting is still challenging. Three databases were searched, reporting antibiotic ...
Correlaciones de biomarcadores del primer trimestre con el peso fetal y con el peso materno en embarazadas con diabetes gestacional.
(Sociedad Argentina de Endocrinología y Metabolismo, 2020-12-10)
Given the obstetric and metabolic importance of Gestational Diabetes, we wanted to study the correlations ofthe first trimester biomarkers with the weight ofthe fetus at 20 weeks and with that of the mother at 28 weeks ...
Adopting a High-Polyphenolic Diet Is Associated with an Improved Glucose Profile: Prospective Analysis within the PREDIMED-Plus Trial
The prevalence of diabetes is experiencing an increasing trend, and in 2019 it was the ninth leading cause of death in the world. Additionally, individuals with diabetes are more likely to suffer from other noncommunicable ...
Fast and accurate Pneumocystis pneumonia diagnosis in human samples using a label-free plasmonic biosensor
Pneumocystis jirovecii is a fungus responsible for human Pneumocystis pneumonia, one of the most severe infections encountered in immunodepressed individuals. The diagnosis of Pneumocystis pneumonia continues to be challenging ...
Prevalence of Pneumocystosis in Sub-Saharan Africa and Helminth Immune Modulation
Sub-Saharan Africa is the region of the world with the highest prevalence of helminth infections. To protect themselves from the defensive mechanisms of their respective hosts, helminths modulate their immune responses. ...
Definite and indeterminate nonalcoholic steatohepatitis share similar clinical features and prognosis: A longitudinal study of 1893 biopsy-proven nonalcoholic fatty liver disease subjects
Background and Aim: Histological score systems may not fully capture the essential nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) features, which is one of the leading causes of screening failure in clinical trials. We assessed the ...
In vivo cholinergic basal forebrain degeneration and cognition in Parkinson's disease: Imaging results from the COPPADIS study
Introduction: We aimed to assess associations between multimodal neuroimaging measures of cholinergic basal forebrain (CBF) integrity and cognition in Parkinson’s disease (PD) without dementia. Methods: The study included ...
A Shortcut from Metabolic-Associated Fatty Liver Disease (MAFLD) to Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC): c-MYC a Promising Target for Preventative Strategies and Individualized Therapy
Background: Metabolic-associated fatty liver disease (MAFLD) has risen as one of the leading etiologies for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Oncogenes have been suggested to be responsible for the high risk of MAFLD-related ...