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  • Salagre, Estela; Bergé Baquero, Daniel; Bernardo, Miguel; PEPs Group (MDPI, 2020)
    Being able to predict functional outcomes after First-Episode Psychosis (FEP) is a major goal in psychiatry. Thus, we aimed to identify trajectories of psychosocial functioning in a FEP cohort followed-up for 2 years in ...
  • Arenas Jiménez, María Dolores; Crespo Barrio, Marta; Pérez-Sáez, María José; Collado Nieto, Silvia; Redondo Pachón, María Dolores; Llinàs-Mallol, Laura; Montero, Maria Milagro; Villar García, Judit; Arias Cabrales, Carlos Enrique; Barbosa Puig, Francisco; Buxeda, Anna; Burballa Tarrega, Carla Cristina; Sans Atxer, Laia; Vázquez, Susana; Oliveras, Anna; Mir, Marisa; Outón González, Sara; Galceran Herrera, Isabel; Solà Porta, Eulàlia; Sierra Ochoa, Adriana; Barrios Barrera, Clara; Rodriguez García, Eva; Cao Baduell, Higinio (MDPI, 2020)
    The COVID-19 pandemic has led to frequent referrals to the emergency department on suspicion of this infection in maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) and kidney transplant (KT) patients. We aimed to describe their clinical ...
  • Almanza-Aguilera, Enrique; Hernáez, Álvaro; Corella, Dolores; Sanllorente Melenchón, Albert; Ros, Emilio; Portolés, Olga; Valussi, Julieta; Estruch, Ramón; Coltell, Oscar; Subirana Cachinero, Isaac; Canudas i Puig, Sílvia; Razquin, Cristina; Blanchart, Gemma; Nonell Mazelón, Lara; Fitó Colomer, Montserrat; Castañer, Olga (MDPI, 2020)
    We aimed to explore the differences in the whole transcriptome of peripheral blood mononuclear cells between elderly individuals with and without type 2 diabetes (T2D). We conducted a microarray-based transcriptome analysis ...
  • Farré Martínez, Adriana; Tirado Muñoz, Judit; Spataro, Nino; Alías Ferri, María; Torrens, Marta; Fonseca Casals, Francina, 1972- (MDPI, 2020)
    Background: In clinical practice, there is the need to have clinical and biological markers to identify induced depression. The objective was to investigate clinical, biological and genetic differences between Primary Major ...
  • Benaiges Foix, David; Bisbe Maria; Pedro-Botet, Juan Carlo; Vargas-Machuca, Aleix de; Ramón Moros, José Manuel; Pera Roman, Manuel Ramón; Villatoro Moreno, Montserrat; Fontane Francia, Laia; Julià, Helena; Climent Biescas, Elisenda; Castañer, Olga; Flores-Le-Roux, Juana Antonia; Goday Arno, Alberto (MDPI, 2020)
    To ascertain the 5-year metabolic effects of bariatric surgery in poor weight loss (WL) responders and establish associated factors. Methods: Retrospective analysis of a non-randomised prospective cohort of bariatric surgery ...
  • Alegre Zurano, Laia; López Arnau, Raúl; Luján Pérez, Miguel Ángel, 1991-; Camarasa, Jordi; Valverde Granados, Olga (MDPI, 2021)
    3,4-Methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) is a new psychoactive substance (NPS) and the most widespread and life-threatening synthetic cathinone of the "bath salts". Preclinical research has proven the cocaine-like psychostimulant ...
  • Wang, Xuejie; Villa, Carmen; Dobarganes, Yadira; Olveira, Casilda; Girón, Rosa; García-Clemente, Marta; Máiz, Luis; Sibila, Oriol; Golpe, Rafael; Menéndez, Rosario; Rodríguez-López, Juan; Prados, Concepción; Martínez-García, Miguel Ángel; Rodriguez, Juan Luis; Rosa, David de la; Duran, Xavier; García Ojalvo, Jordi; Barreiro Portela, Esther (MDPI, 2021)
    Whether high blood eosinophil counts may define a better phenotype in bronchiectasis patients, as shown in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), remains to be investigated. Differential phenotypic characteristics ...
  • Ortiz Romero, Paula, 1994-; González-Simón, Alejandro; Egea, Gustavo; Pérez Jurado, Luis Alberto; Campuzano Uceda, María Victoria (Frontiers, 2021)
    Williams-Beuren syndrome (WBS) is a rare neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by a distinctive cognitive phenotype for which there are currently no effective treatments. We investigated the progression of behavioral ...
  • Garcia-Recio, Susana; Albanell Mestres, Joan; Perou, Charles M. (American Society for Clinical Investigation, 2020)
    Mechanisms driving tumor progression from less aggressive subtypes to more aggressive states represent key targets for therapy. We identified a subset of luminal A primary breast tumors that give rise to HER2-enriched ...
  • Oliveras, Anna; Molina Ferragut, Luis; Goday Arno, Alberto; Sans Atxer, Laia; Riera, Marta; Vázquez, Susana; Benaiges Foix, David; Granados, Ana Marina; Ramon, Jose Manuel; Pascual Santos, Julio (Wiley, 2021)
    Echocardiographic alterations have been described in obesity, but their modifications after bariatric surgery (BS) and mechanisms are little known, mostly in normotensive patients. We aimed to analyze cardiac changes 1 ...
  • Rivera, Alba; Sánchez, Alba; Luque Pardos, Sònia; Mur, Isabel; Puig, Lluís; Puig, Lluís; Crusi, Xavier; González, José Carlos; Sorli Redó, M. Luisa; González, Aránzazu; Horcajada Gallego, Juan Pablo; Navarro, Ferran; Benito, Natividad (MDPI, 2020)
    Surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis (SAP) is important for the prevention of prosthetic joint infections (PJIs) and must be effective against the microorganisms most likely to contaminate the surgical site. Our aim was to ...
  • Arias-de la Torre, Jorge; Vilagut Saiz, Gemma, 1975-; Ronaldson, Amy; Dregan, Alex; Ricci-Cabello, Ignacio; Hatch, Stephani L.; Serrano-Blanco, Antoni; Valderas Martínez, José María; Hotopf, Matthew; Alonso Caballero, Jordi (Elsevier, 2021)
    Methods: A representative sample of the UK population (n=17,152) from the European Health Interview Survey of 2014 was included in the analyses. The Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-8) was used to assess the prevalence ...
  • Solé, Brisa; Verdolini, Norma; Amoretti, Silvia; Montejo, Laura; Rosa, Adriane R.; Hogg, Bridget; García-Rizo, Clemente; Mezquida, Gisela; Bernardo, Miquel; Martínez-Aran, Anabel; Vieta, Eduard; Torrent, Carla (Elsevier, 2021)
    Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate potential differences about the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown between community controls (CC) and patients with a mental illness (MI) in a Spanish population ...
  • Babiker, Amir; Al Noaim, Khalid; Al Swaid, Abdulrahman; Alfadhel, Majid; Deeb, Asma; Martín Rivada, Álvaro; Barrios, Vicente; Pérez Jurado, Luis Alberto; Alfares, Ahmed; Al Alwan, Ibrahim; Argente, Jesús (Wiley, 2021)
    In 2016 a new syndrome with postnatal short stature and low IGF1 bioavailability caused by biallelic loss-of-function mutations in the gene encoding the metalloproteinase pregnancy-associated plasma protein A2 (PAPP-A2) ...
  • Silva-Peñaherrera, Michael, 1984-; López Ruiz, María, 1982-; Merino Salazar, Pamela Alexandra, 1978-; Gómez García, Antonio Ramón; Benavides, Fernando G. (Fernando García) (BMJ Publishing Group, 2021)
    Objective: We aimed to estimate the association between informal employment and mortality in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) by comparing welfare state regimes. Design: Ecological study using time-series cross-sectional ...
  • Kumar, G Aditya; Sarkar, Parijat; Stepniewski, Tomasz Maciej, 1988-; Jafurulla, Md; Singh, Shishu Pal; Selent, Jana; Chattopadhyay, Amitabha (American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2021)
    The function of several G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) exhibits cholesterol sensitivity. Cholesterol sensitivity of GPCRs could be attributed to specific sequence and structural features, such as the cholesterol ...
  • Esteban-Sepúlveda, Silvia; Sesé-Abad, Albert; Lacueva-Pérez, Laia; Domingo-Pozo, Manuela; Alonso-Fernandez, Sergio; Aquilue-Ballarín, Marta; Barceló-Martínez, Ana Isabel; Cristóbal-Domínguez, Estíbaliz; Bujalance-Hoyos, Jesús; Dossantos-Sanchez, Consuelo; Pascual-Pascual, Manuel Angel; Garcia-Arteaga, Elisabeth; Galisteo-Giménez, Maria; Mas-Dalmau, Gemma; Heredia-Reina, Maria Pilar; Roca-Marti, Silvia; Pérez Riart, María; Albornos-Muñoz, Laura; González-María, Esther; Fernández-Domínguez, Juan C. (Wiley, 2021)
    Aim: To determine the impact of the Best Practice Spotlight Organization® initiative on nurses' perception of their work environment and their attitudes to evidence-based practice. Design: Quasi-experimental, multicentre ...
  • Rufus-Membere, Pamela; Holloway-Kew, Kara L.; Kotowicz, Mark A.; Diez Pérez, Adolfo; Pasco, Julie A. (Wiley, 2020)
    Impact microindentation (IMI) is a novel technique for assessing the bone material strength index (BMSi) in vivo. However, no studies have presented normative data for BMSi. The aim of this study was to develop such normative ...
  • Chalela Rengifo, Roberto José, 1985-; González-García, José Gregorio; Khilzi, Karys; Curull Serrano, Víctor; Sánchez Font, Albert; Longarón Rozalen, Raquel; Rodrigo Calvo, Maria Teresa; Martín-Ontiyuelo, Clara; Gea Guiral, Joaquim; Bellosillo Paricio, Beatriz (Frontiers, 2021)
    The acquisition of driver mutations in non-tumoral cells appears to be very important during the carcinogenesis of adenocarcinoma (ADC). Recent studies suggest that cancer-related mutations may not necessarily be present ...
  • Camacho Barcia, Lucía; Munguía, Lucero; Lucas, Ignacio; Torre Fornell, Rafael de la; Salas Salvadó, Jordi; Pintó Sala, Xavier; Corella, Dolores; Granero, Roser; Jiménez Murcia, Susana; González Monje, Inmaculada; Esteve Luque, Virginia; Cuenca Royo, Aida Ma, 1981-; Gómez Martínez, Carlos; Paz-Graniel, Indira; Forcano, Laura; Fernández Aranda, Fernando (MDPI, 2021)
    According to the food addiction (FA) model, the consumption of certain types of food could be potentially addictive and can lead to changes in intake regulation. We aimed to describe metabolic parameters, dietary ...

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