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    • Association of body mass index with clinical outcomes in patients with atrial fibrillation: a report from the FANTASIIA Registry 

      Bertomeu-González, Vicente; Moreno-Arribas, José; Esteve-Pastor, María Asunción; Roldán Rabadán, Inmaculada; Muñiz, Javier; Raña-Míguez, Paula; Ruiz Ortiz, Martín; Cequier, Ángel; Bertomeu Martínez, Vicente; Badimón, Lina; Anguita, Manuel; Lip, Gregory Y. H.; Marín, Francisco (NLM, 2019-12-24)
      [Abstract] Background. Obesity and atrial fibrillation (AF) frequently coexist and independently increase mortality. We sought to assess the association between obesity and adverse events in patients receiving oral ...
    • Body surface area as a prognostic marker in chronic heart failure patients: results from the Heart Failure Registry of the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology 

      Zafrir, Barak; Salman, Nabeeh; Crespo-Leiro, María Generosa; Anker, Stefan; Coats, Andrew J.; Ferrari, Roberto; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Maggioni, Aldo P.; Mebazaa, Alexandre; Piepoli, Massimo Francesco; Ruschitzka, Frank; Paniagua-Martín, María J.; Segovia-Cubero, Javier; Laroche, Cecile; Amir, Offer (Wiley, 2016-07-18)
      [Abstract] AIMS: The 'obesity paradox' is consistently observed in patients with heart failure (HF). We investigated the relationship of body surface area (BSA) to mortality and hospitalizations in patients with chronic ...
    • Central Resistance to Thyroid Hormones in Morbidly Obese Subjects is Reversed after Bariatric Surgery-Induced Weight Loss 

      Juiz-Valiña, Paula; Cordido, María; Outeiriño-Blanco, Elena; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Varela Rodríguez, Bárbara María; García-Brao, María Jesús; Mena, Enrique; Pena-Bello, Lara; Sangiao-Alvarellos, Susana; Cordido, Fernando (MDPI, 2020-01-28)
      [Abstract] Endocrine abnormalities are common in obesity, including altered thyroid function. The altered thyroid function of obesity may be due to a mild acquired resistance to the thyroid hormone. The aim of this study ...
    • ¿Dónde son más felices las personas obesas? 

      Caixás, Assumpta; Lecube, Albert (Elsevier, 2013-12-14)
    • Effect of weight loss after bariatric surgery on thyroid-stimulating hormone levels in euthyroid patients with morbid obesity 

      Juiz-Valiña, Paula; Outeiriño-Blanco, Elena; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Varela Rodríguez, Bárbara María; García-Brao, María Jesús; Mena, Enrique; Pena-Bello, Lara; Cordido, María; Sangiao-Alvarellos, Susana; Cordido, Fernando (MDPI, 2019-05-20)
      [Abstract] Obesity is associated with several endocrine abnormalities, including thyroid dysfunction. The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of weight loss after bariatric surgery on thyroid-stimulating ...
    • FNDC5 expression and circulating irisin levels are modified by diet and hormonal conditions in hypothalamus, adipose tissue and muscle 

      Varela-Rodríguez, BM; Pena-Bello, Lara; Juiz-Valiña, Paula; Vidal Bretal, Beatriz; Cordido, Fernando; Sangiao-Alvarellos, Susana (Nature, 2016-07-19)
      [Abstract] Irisin is processed from fibronectin type III domain-containing protein 5 (FNDC5). However, a controversy exists concerning irisin origin, regulation and function. To elucidate the relationship between serum ...
    • Función endocrina en la obesidad 

      Álvarez Castro, Paula; Sangiao-Alvarellos, Susana; Brandón-Sandá, Iria; Cordido, Fernando (Elsevier, 2011-08-06)
      [Resumen] La obesidad se asocia con importantes anomalías en la función endocrina. La hiper insulinemia y la resistencia a la insulina son las dos alteraciones mejor conocidas, aunque sus mecanismos y su significado clínico ...
    • Growth hormone, ghrelin and peptide YY secretion after oral glucose administration in healthy and obese women 

      Outeiriño-Blanco, Elena; García-Buela, Jesús; Sangiao-Alvarellos, Susana; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Martínez-Ramonde, T.; Cordido, Fernando (Thieme, 2011-06-10)
      [Abstract] The mechanism of the altered GH secretion in obesity is unclear. There is evidence that oral glucose (OG) administration initially decreases and subsequently stimulates GH secretion. Ghrelin is a peptide that ...
    • Maternal and perinatal outcomes after bariatric surgery: a spanish multicenter study 

      González, Irene; Rubio, Miguel A.; Cordido, Fernando; Bretón, Irene; Morales, María J.; Vilarrasa, Nuria; Monereo, Susana; Lecube, Albert; Caixás, Assumpta; Vinagre, Irene; Goday, Albert; García-Luna, Pedro P. (Springer, 2014-08-15)
      [Abstract] Background. Bariatric surgery (BS) has become more frequent among women of child-bearing age. Data regarding the underlying maternal and perinatal risks are scarce. The objective of this nationwide study is to ...
    • Obesity and asthma: an association modified by age 

      González-Barcala, Javier; Pértega-Díaz, Sonia; Pérez-Castro, Teresa-Rosalía; Sampedro-Campos, Manuel; Sánchez-Lastres, Juan Manuel; Sanjosé-González, M.A.; Bamonde-Rodríguez, Luis; Garnelo-Suárez, Luciano; Valdés Cuadrado, L.; Moure, J.D.; Carreira, J.M.; López-Silvarrey-Varela, Ángel (Elsevier, 2013)
      [Abstract] Background. Some studies indicate some causal relationship between obesity and asthma, while others show inconsistent results. Our objective was to evaluate the prevalence of asthma according to obesity in ...
    • Overweight in schoolchildren and association with physical activity and parental habits 

      Sierra Palmeiro, Elena; González Valeiro, Miguel; Fernández Villarino, María de los Ángeles (Sociedade brasileira de medicina do esporte, 2019-07)
      [Abstract]: Excess weight in childhood and adolescence is an important health problem that tends to persist in adulthood. Among the causes of this increase there appears to be a consensus on emphasizing physical activity ...
    • Parental assessment of physical education in the school curriculum: A brief report on the influence of past experiences as students 

      Lago-Ballesteros, Joaquín; Martins, João; González Valeiro, Miguel; Fernández Villarino, María de los Ángeles (Conor Gilligan, University of Newcastle, 2019-07-10)
      [Abstract]: The aim of this study was to analyse the relationship between parents’ past experience as Physical Education (PE) students and the importance they give to PE within the school curriculum. Parents of 1834 teenagers ...