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    • A randomized clinical trial to determine the effect of angiotensin inhibitors reduction on creatinine clearance and haemoglobin in heart failure patients with chronic kidney disease and anaemia 

      Pita-Fernández, Salvador; Chouciño Fernández, Teresa; Juega-Puig, J.; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; López-Calviño, Beatriz; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Pedreira, José D.; Gil-Guillén, V. (Wiley, 2014-07-16)
      [Abstract] Background. Chronic kidney disease is a common comorbidity in elderly patients with heart failure. Evidence supports the use of angiotensin inhibitors for patients with heart failure. However, there is little ...
    • A randomized clinical trial to determine the effectiveness of CO-oximetry and anti-smoking brief advice in a cohort of kidney transplant patients who smoke: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial 

      Pita-Fernández, Salvador; Seijo Bestilleiro, Rocío; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Alonso-Hernández, Ángel; Fernández-Rivera, Constantino; Cao, Mercedes; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; López-Calviño, Beatriz; González-Martín, Cristina; Valdés-Cañedo, Francisco (BioMed Central, 2016-04-01)
      [Abstract]Background: The cardiovascular risk in renal transplant patients is increased in patients who continue to smoke after transplantation. The aim of the study is to measure the effectiveness of exhaled carbon monoxide ...
    • Advanced maternal age as an obstetric risk factor: current experience in a hospital from northwestern Spain 

      Peteiro Mahía, Laura; Blanco López, Susana; López Castiñeira, Noelia; Navas Arrebola, Rocío; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia (Ordem dos Médicos, 2022-03-14)
      [Abstract] Introduction: Studies updating the evidence in advanced maternal age as an independent factor of obstetric risk are needed. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of ≥ 35-years-old pregnant women ...
    • Association of Rhinitis With Asthma Prevalence and Severity 

      Acevedo-Prado, Antonio; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; López-Silvarrey-Varela, Ángel; Salgado, Francisco-Javier; Cruz, María-Jesús; Faraldo-García, A.; Nieto-Fontarigo, Juan-José; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Sánchez-Lastres, J.; San-José-González, Miguel-Ángel; Bamonde-Rodríguez, Luis; Garnelo-Suárez, Luciano; Pérez-Castro, Teresa-Rosalía; Sampedro-Campos, Manuel; González-Barcala, Francisco-Javier (Nature, 2022-04-16)
      [Abstract] Asthma and rhinitis often co-exist in the same patient. Although some authors observed a higher prevalence and/or greater severity of asthma in patients with rhinitis, this view is not homogeneous and the debate ...
    • Characterisation of Long-Term Cancer Survivors and Application of Statistical Cure Models: A Protocol for an Observational Follow-up Study in Patients With Colorectal Cancer 

      Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Balboa-Barreiro, Vanesa; Seijo-Bestilleiro, Rocío; González-Martín, Cristina; Pardeiro-Pértega, Remedios; Yáñez-González-Dopeso, Loreto; García-Rodríguez, Teresa; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa (BioMed Central, 2020-11-17)
      [Abstract] Background: Improved colorectal cancer (CRC) survival rates have been reported over the last years, with more than half of these patients surviving more than 5 years after the initial diagnosis. Better understanding ...
    • Clinical-pathological characteristics and prognosis of a cohort of oesophageal cancer patients: a competing risks survival analysis 

      Rodríguez-Camacho, Elena; Pita-Fernández, Salvador; López-Calviño, Beatriz; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa (Japan Epidemiological Association, 2015-01-19)
      [Abstract] Background: To determine the clinical course, follow-up strategies, and survival of oesophageal cancer patients using a competing risks survival analysis. Methods: We conducted a retrospective and prospective ...
    • Concordance among methods of nutritional assessment in patients included on the waiting list for liver transplantation 

      García-Rodríguez, María Teresa; López-Calviño, Beatriz; Piñón-Villar, María del Carmen; Otero-Ferreiro, Alejandra; Suárez-López, Francisco; Gómez-Gutiérrez, Manuel; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Pita-Fernández, Salvador (Elsevier, 2017-05-23)
      [Abstract] Background: The aim of the present study was to determine the extent of malnutrition in patients waiting for a liver transplant. The agreement among the methods of nutritional assessment and their diagnostic ...
    • Concordance between the Different Cardiovascular Risk Scores in People with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Psoriasis Arthritis 

      González-Martín, Cristina; Grande Morais, Silvia; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Balboa-Barreiro, Vanesa; Veiga-Seijo, Raquel (Hindawi, 2019-03-14)
      [Abstract] Aim. To determine the cardiovascular risk and the concordance between the different scores in people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and psoriatic arthritis (PsA). Methods. Observational descriptive study of ...
    • Description of multimorbidity clusters of admitted patients in medical departments of a general hospital 

      Matesanz Fernández, María; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Iñiguez-Vázquez, Iria; Suárez-Gil, Roi; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Casariego Vales, Emilio (BMJ, 2021-02-05)
      [Abstract] Objective: We aim to identify patterns of disease clusters among inpatients of a general hospital and to describe the characteristics and evolution of each group. Methods: We used two data sets from the CMBD ...
    • Determination of organic pollutants in meconium and its relationship with fetal growth: case control study in Northwestern Spain 

      Álvarez-Silvares, Esther; Rubio-Cid, Paula; González-Gómez, Xiana; Domínguez-Vigo, Paula; Fernández-Cruz, Tania; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Martínez-Carballo, Elena (De Gruyter, 2021-04-14)
      [Abstract] Objectives: Antenatal exposure to organic pollutants is a leading public health problem. Meconium is a unique matrix to perform prenatal studies because it enables us to retrospectively evaluate fetal exposure ...
    • Diagnosis delay and follow-up strategies in colorectal cancer. Prognosis implications: a study protocol 

      Pita-Fernández, Salvador; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; López-Calviño, Beatriz; González-Santamaría, Paloma; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Arnal-Monreal, Francisco; Maciá, Francesc; Sánchez Calavera, María Antonia; Espí, Alejandro; Valladares-Ayerbes, Manuel; Pazos, Alejandro; Reboredo, Margarita; González Saez, Luis; Ramos Montserrat, María; Segura, Josep M.; Monreal Aliaga, Isabel; González-Luján, Luis; Martín-Rabadán, María; Murta Nascimento, Cristiane; Pueyo, Olga; Boscá-Watts, Marta M.; Cabeza Irigoyen, Elena; Casmitjana Abella, Montserrat; Pinilla, Marina; Costa-Alcaraz, Ana; Ruiz Torrejón, Amador; Burón Post, Andrea; García Aranda, Concepción; Lluc Bennasar, María de; Lafita, Sergio; Novella, Maite; Manzano, Hermini; Vadell, Catalina; Falcó, Esther; Esteva, Magdalena (BioMed Central, 2010-10-05)
      [Abstract] Background: Controversy exists with regard to the impact that the different components of diagnosis delay may have on the degree of invasion and prognosis in patients with colorectal cancer. The follow-up ...
    • Diagnostic and treatment delay, quality of life and satisfaction with care in colorectal cancer patients: a study protocol 

      Pita-Fernández, Salvador; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; López-Calviño, Beatriz; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Gago García, Esther; Seijo Bestilleiro, Rocío; González Santamaría, María Paloma; Pazos, A. (BioMed Central, 2013-07-11)
      [Abstract] Background. Due to recent improvements in colorectal cancer survival, patient-reported outcomes, including health-related quality of life and satisfaction with care, have become well-established endpoints to ...
    • Effect of diagnostic delay on survival in patients with colorectal cancer: a retrospective cohort study 

      Pita-Fernández, Salvador; González-Sáez, Luis; López-Calviño, Beatriz; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Rodríguez-Camacho, Elena; Pazos, A.; González Santamaría, María Paloma; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia (BioMed Central, 2016-08-22)
      [Abstract] Background. Disparate and contradictory results make studies necessary to investigate in more depth the relationship between diagnostic delay and survival in colorectal cancer (CRC) patients. The aim of this ...
    • Effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination in Spain 

      Martiñón-Torres, Federico; Bouzón Alejandro, Marta; Redondo Collazo, Lorenzo; Sánchez-Lastres, Juan Manuel; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Mantiñón Sánchez, José María (Taylor & Francis, 2011-07-01)
      [Abstract] With the aim of determining rotavirus vaccine effectiveness (RVVE) in Spain, from Oct-2008/Jun-2009, 467 consecutive children below 2 years old with acute gastroenteritis (AGE) were recruited using a pediatric ...
    • Enfermedad arterial periférica en pacientes trasplantados renales: validez del cuestionario de Edimburgo para el diagnóstico de enfermedad 

      Lema Verdía, María Laura; Balboa-Barreiro, Vanesa; Couceiro Sánchez, Estefanía; González-Martín, Cristina; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Pita-Fernández, Salvador (Asociación Nefrológica de Buenos Aires, 2021-06-22)
      [Resumen] Objetivos: Determinar en pacientes trasplantados renales la prevalencia de enfermedad arterial periférica y la validez de las manifestaciones clínicas de claudicación intermitente para su diagnóstico. Material y ...
    • Estimación del riesgo cardiovascular, según la metodología de riesgos competitivos, en pacientes trasplantados renales, en el área sanitaria de A Coruña 

      Seoane-Pillado, Teresa (2014)
      [Resumen] La elevada prevalencia de factores de riesgo coronario en la población trasplantada renal justifica la alta incidencia y mortalidad cardiovascular. Identificar factores de riesgo «modificables» resulta esencial ...
    • Factors Related to Greater Functional Recovery after Suffering a Stroke 

      Vázquez Guimaraens, María; Caamaño Ponte, José Luis; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Cudeiro Mazaira, Francisco Javier (MDPI, 2021-06-17)
      [Abstract] Background: In a stroke, the importance of initial functional status is fundamental for prognosis. The aim of the current study was to investigate functional status, assessed by the Functional Independence ...
    • Incidence of cardiovascular events after kidney transplantation and cardiovascular risk scores: study protocol 

      Pita-Fernández, Salvador; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Valdés-Cañedo, Francisco; Seijo-Bestilleiro, Rocío; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Fernández-Rivera, Constantino; Alonso-Hernández, Ángel; Lorenzo-Aguiar, Dolores; López-Calviño, Beatriz; López-Muñiz, Andrés (BioMed Central, 2011-06-10)
      [Abstract] Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the major cause of death after renal transplantation. Not only conventional CVD risk factors, but also transplant-specific risk factors can influence the development ...
    • Incidence of cardiovascular events and associated risk factors in kidney transplant patients: a competing risks survival analysis 

      Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Pita-Fernández, Salvador; Valdés-Cañedo, Francisco; Seijo-Bestilleiro, Rocío; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Fernández-Rivera, Constantino; Alonso-Hernández, Ángel; González-Martín, Cristina; Balboa-Barreiro, Vanesa (Nature, 2017-03-07)
      [Abstract] Background: The high prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors among the renal transplant population accounts for increased mortality. The aim of this study is to determine the incidence of cardiovascular events ...
    • Nosocomial Infection Outbreak due to SARS-COV-2 in a Hospital Unit of Particularly Vulnerable Patients 

      Seijo Bestilleiro, Rocío; Martínez Señarís, Diana; Pereira Rodríguez, María José; Galeiras Vázquez, Rita María; García Rodríguez, Raquel; García Rodríguez, María Teresa; González-Martín, Cristina; Seoane-Pillado, Teresa; Balboa-Barreiro, Vanesa; Valdés Valiña, Valentín; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia (Ivyspring, 2021-03-19)
      [Abstract] Objectives: To report a COVID-19 outbreak among workers and inpatients at a medical ward for especially vulnerable patients. Methods: Descriptive study of a nosocomial COVID-19 outbreak registered in March-April ...