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Articles de recerca, en accés obert, del Departament de Ciències Experimentals i de la Salut de la UPF.

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  • Ballesta, Silvia; Güerri Fernández, Roberto; Chillarón Jordan, Juan José; Güell, A.; Herrera, S.; Torres, E.; Ascoeta, N.G.; Flores-Le-Roux, Juana Antonia; Díez, A. (Springer, 2020)
    Diabetes mellitus is associated with a higher risk of fracture. In this study, we analysed the bone quality of premenopausal women with type 1 diabetes mellitus by microindentation. No differences in bone quality were ...
  • Borrell i Thió, Carme; Pasarín i Rua, M. Isabel; Díez, Elia; Pérez, Katherine; Malmusi, Davide, 1980-; Pérez, Glòria; Artazcoz Lazcano, Lucía, 1963-; Grupo de la Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona (Elsevier, 2020)
    Existe abundante información e investigaciones sobre las desigualdades en salud en Barcelona, pero este tema no estuvo claramente priorizado en la agenda política. Con la llegada al gobierno de un partido de la nueva ...
  • Gotsens Miquel, Mercè, 1983-; Ferrando, Josep; Marí Dell'Olmo, Marc, 1978-; Palència Fernàndez, Laia; Bartoll, Xavier; Gandarillas, Ana; Sánchez Villegas, Pablo; Esnaola, Santiago; Daponte, Antonio; Borrell i Thió, Carme (MDPI, 2020)
    Background: The aim of this study was to analyze the trend in socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in small areas due to several specific causes before (2001-2004, 2005-2008) and during (2009-2012) the economic crisis ...
  • Santana, Paula; Freitas, Ângela; Stefanik, Iwa; Costa, Claudia; Oliveira, Mónica; Rodrigues, Teresa C.; Vieira, Ana; Lopes Ferreira, Pedro; Borrell i Thió, Carme; Dimitroulopoulou, Sani; Rican, Stéphane; Mitsakou, Christina; Marí Dell'Olmo, Marc, 1978-; Schweikart, Jürgen; Corman, Diana; Bana E Costa, Carlos A.; EURO-HEALTHY investigators (BioMed Central, 2020)
    Background: Population health measurements are recognised as appropriate tools to support public health monitoring. Yet, there is still a lack of tools that offer a basis for policy appraisal and for foreseeing impacts on ...
  • Palència, Laia; Dell’Olmo, Marc Marí; Morrisson, Joana; Deboosere, Patrick; Gotsens, Mercè; Dzurova, Dagmar; Costa, Claudia; Lustigova, Michala; Burstrom, Bo; Rodríguez-Sanz, Maica; Bosakova, Lucia; Zengarini, Nicolas; Katsouyanni, Klea; Santana, Paula (Oxford University Press, 2020)
    Background: Few studies have assessed the impact of the financial crisis on inequalities in suicide mortality in European urban areas. The objective of the study was to analyse the trend in area socioeconomic inequalities ...
  • Trujillo Guillén, Macarena; Prakash, Punit; Faridi, Pegah; Radosevic, Aleksandar; Curto, Sergio; Burdío Pinilla, Fernando; Berjano, Enrique J. (Taylor & Francis, 2020)
    Purpose: To compare the size of the coagulation (CZ) and periablational (PZ) zones created with two commercially available devices in clinical use for radiofrequency (RFA) and microwave ablation (MWA), respectively. Methods: ...
  • Puig Barrachina, Vanessa; Malmusi, Davide, 1980-; Artazcoz Lazcano, Lucía, 1963-; Bartoll, Xavier; Clotet, Eva; Cortès-Franch, Imma; Ventura, Lorena; Daban, Ferran; Díez, Elia; Borrell i Thió, Carme (BioMed Central, 2020)
    Background: The "Employment in the neighbourhoods" program is an innovative, tailor-made Active Labour Market Program that has been implemented in 12 neighbourhoods in Barcelona (Spain). Its goal is to get people from ...
  • Ingole, Vijendra; Marí Dell'Olmo, Marc, 1978-; Deluca, Anna; Quijal, Marcos; Borrell i Thió, Carme; Rodríguez Sanz, Maica, 1974-; Achebak, Hicham; Lauwaet, Dirk; Gilabert, Joan; Murage, Peninah; Hajat, Shakoor; Basagaña Flores, Xavier; Ballester, Joan (MDPI, 2020)
    Numerous studies have demonstrated the relationship between summer temperatures and increased heat-related deaths. Epidemiological analyses of the health effects of climate exposures usually rely on observations from the ...
  • Rydland, Håvard T.; Fjær, Erlend L.; Eikemo, Terje A.; Huijts, Tim; Bambra, Clare; Wendt, Claus; Kulhánová, Ivana; Martikainen, Pekka; Dibben, Chris; Kalėdienė, Ramunė; Borrell i Thió, Carme; Leinsalu, Mall; Bopp, Matthias; Mackenbach, Johan P. (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2020)
    Background: Educational inequalities in health and mortality in European countries have often been studied in the context of welfare regimes or political systems. We argue that the healthcare system is the national level ...
  • Palència Fernàndez, Laia; Gotsens Miquel, Mercè, 1983-; Marí Dell'Olmo, Marc, 1978-; Bosakova, Lucia; Burström, Bo; Costa, Claudia; Deboosere, Patrick; Dzúrová, Dagmar; Lustigova, Michala; Morrison Esteve, Joana, 1977-; Santana, Paula; Borrell i Thió, Carme (Elsevier, 2020)
    Objective: To analyse socioeconomic inequalities in all-cause mortality among men and women in nine European urban areas during the recent economic crisis, and to compare the results to those from two periods before the ...
  • Carrere, Juli; Reyes, Alexia; Oliveras, Laura; Fernández, Anna; Peralta Chiriboga, Alejandro Andrés, 1985-; Novoa Pardo, Ana María; Pérez, Katherine; Borrell i Thió, Carme (BioMed Central, 2020)
    Background: Housing is a social determinant of health. Extensive research has highlighted its adverse effects on health. However, less is known about the effects of cohousing typology on health, which has the potential to ...
  • Oliveras, Laura; Artazcoz Lazcano, Lucía, 1963-; Borrell i Thió, Carme; Palència Fernàndez, Laia; López, Maria José; Gotsens Miquel, Mercè, 1983-; Peralta Chiriboga, Alejandro Andrés, 1985-; Marí Dell'Olmo, Marc, 1978- (Elsevier, 2020)
    Energy poverty (EP) is defined as the inability of a household to secure a socially and materially required level of energy services in the home. The main objective of this study was to analyse the association between EP ...
  • Rocha, Kátia B.; Rodríguez Sanz, Maica, 1974-; Berra Ramos, Silvina del Valle; Borrell i Thió, Carme; Pasarín i Rua, M. Isabel (Elsevier, 2021)
    Objetivo: Evaluar las características métricas del índice Primary Care Assessment Tool de 10 ítems, para adultos (PCAT-A10), versión en castellano y catalán, reducida del original Primary Care Assessment Tool-Adult Edition ...
  • Reyes, Alexia; Vásquez-Vera, Hugo, 1982-; Novoa Pardo, Ana María; González Marín, Patricia; Puig Barrachina, Vanessa; Borrell i Thió, Carme (Elsevier, 2021)
    Objetivo: Analizar los efectos de la inseguridad residencial sobre la salud y si estos son modificados por la situación laboral en personas participantes en el programa Treball als Barris, en Barcelona, entre 2015 y 2016. ...
  • Tian, Tian V.; Di Stefano, Bruno, 1984-; Stik, Grégoire; Vila-Casadesús, Maria; Sardina, Jose Luis; Vidal Ocabo, Enrique; Dasti, Alessandro, 1988-; Segura-Morales, Carolina; de Andrés-Aguayo, Luisa; Gómez, Antonio; Goldmann, Johanna; Jaenisch, Rudolf; Graf, T. (Thomas) (Nature Research, 2019)
    How pluripotent stem cells differentiate into the main germ layers is a key question of developmental biology. Here, we show that the chromatin-related factor Whsc1 (also known as Nsd2 and MMSET) has a dual role in ...
  • Yu, Jingru; Ploner, Alexander; Kordes, Maximilian; Löhr, J. Matthias; Nilsson, Magnus; López De Maturana, Evangelina; Estudillo, Lidia; Renz, Harald; Carrato, Alfredo; Molero, Xavier; Real, Francisco X.; Malats i Riera, Núria; Ye, Weimin (Wiley, 2021)
    Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) has a poor prognosis, mainly due to late diagnosis at advanced tumor stages. In this study, we aimed to identify plasma protein biomarkers for early detection of PDAC. Totally, 135 ...
  • Metcalfe, Jenni; Riedlinger, Michelle; Bauer, Martin W.; Chakraborty, Anwesha; Gascoigne, Toss; Guenther, Lars; Joubert, Marina; Kaseje, Margaret; Herrera Lima, Susana; Revuelta, Gema; Riise, Jan; Schiele, Bernard (SISSA Medialab, 2020)
    Twelve researchers from 11 countries used autoethnographic techniques, keeping diaries over 10 weeks of the COVID-19 crisis, to observe and reflect on changes in the role and cultural authority of science during important ...
  • Bousquet, Jean; Torre Fornell, Rafael de la; Pizarro Lozano, Mª Nieves; Antó i Boqué, Josep Maria (Elsevier, 2020)
    COVID-19 is described in a clinical case involving a patient who proposed the hypothesis that Nuclear factor (erythroid-derived 2)-like 2 (Nrf2)-interacting nutrients may help to prevent severe COVID-19 symptoms. Capsules ...

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