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    • Fatty liver disease, an emerging etiology of hepatocellular carcinoma in Argentina 

      Piñero, Federico.; Pages, Josefina.; Marciano, Sebastián.; Fernández, Nora.; Silva, Jorge.; Anders, Margarita.; Zerega, Alina.; et al. (Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 2018-01-27)
      Abstract Aim: To investigate any changing trends in the etiologies of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in Argentina during the last years. Methods: A longitudinal cohort study was conducted by 14 regional hospitals ...
    • Fatty liver disease, an emerging etiology of hepatocellular carcinoma in Argentina. 

      Piñero, Federico.; Pages, Josefina.; Marciano, Sebastián.; Fernandez, Nora.; Silva, Jorge.; Anders, Margarita.; Zerega, Alina.; et al. (Baishideng Publishing Group, 2018-01-27)
      AIM: To investigate any changing trends in the etiologies of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in Argentina during the last years. METHODS: A longitudinal cohort study was conducted by 14 regional hospitals starting in ...
    • Glucocorticoid and progesterone mechanisms in photoreceptor survival 

      Marquioni-Ramella, Melisa.; Cubilla, Marisa.; Bermúdez, Vicente.; Tate, Pablo.; Marazita, Mariela.; Suburo, Angela. (Elsevier B.V. ScienceDirect, 2020-01-01)
      Abstract Death of retinal photoreceptors is the basis of prevalent blinding diseases. Since steroids might have a therapeutic role in retinal degenerations, we compared the protective effects of dexamethasone and progesterone ...
    • Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (3rd edition). 

      Klionsky, Daniel J.; et al. (Taylor & Francis Group's, 2016-01-21)
      Many researchers, especially those new to the field, need to determine which criteria are essential for demonstrating autophagy, either for the purposes of their own research, or in the capacity of a manuscript or grant ...
    • Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation-Specific Comorbidity Index Predicts Morbidity and Mortality in Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation. 

      Berro, Mariano.; Arbeldibe, Jorge.; Rivas, Maria.; Basquiera, Ana Lisa.; Ferini, Gonzalo.; Vitriu, Adriana.; Foncuberta, Cecilia.; et al. (Elsevier, 2017-10-01)
      The hematopoietic cell transplantation-specific comorbidity index (HCT-CI) score is a useful tool to assess the risk for nonrelapse mortality (NRM) after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Although the ...
    • Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Gene Therapy for Cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy. 

      Eichler, Florian.; Duncan, Christine.; Musolino, Patricia.; Orchard, Paul.; Oliveira, Satiro.; Thrasher, Adrian.; Amartino, Hernan.; et al. (Massachusetts Medical Society, 2017-10-26)
      BACKGROUND: In X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy, mutations in ABCD1 lead to loss of function of the ALD protein. Cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy is characterized by demyelination and neurodegeneration. Disease progression, ...
    • Hepatitis C virus infection in Argentina: Burden of chronic disease. 

      Ridruejo, Ezequiel.; Bessone, Fernando.; Daruich, Jorge.; Estes, Chris.; Gadano, Adrián.; Razavi, Homie.; Villamil, Federico.; Silva, Marcelo. (Baishideng Publishing Group, 2016-05-28)
      AIM: To estimate the progression of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) epidemic and measure the burden of HCV-related morbidity and mortality. METHODS: Age- and gender-defined cohorts were used to follow the viremic population ...
    • Hepatocellular carcinoma in Latin America: Diagnosis and treatment challenges 

      Piñero, Federico.; Poniachk, Jaime.; Ridruejo, Ezequiel.; Silva, Marcelo. (Baishideng Publishing Group, 2018-10-07)
      Abstract Latin America, a region with a population greater than 600000000 individuals, is well known due to its wide geographic, socio-cultural and economic heterogeneity. Access to health care remains as the main barrier ...
    • Hepatotoxicity Induced by Coxibs: How Concerned Should We Be? 

      Bessone, Fernando.; Hernandez, Nelia.; Roma, Marcelo.; Ridruejo, Ezequiel.; Mendizabal, Manuel.; et al. (Taylor & Francis, 2016-08-26)
      Introduction: The selective inhibitors of COX-2, coxibs, are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) that have much better gastrointestinal safety profile as compared with non-selective NSAIDs. In this review, we ...
    • High-Velocity Jet in the Right Atrium: What Is the Diagnosis? 

      Barbeito, Atilio.; Guerri-Guttenberg, Roberto A.; Raghunathan, Karthik.; Rao, Sunil. (International Anesthesia Research Society, 2016-03-01)
      A 66-year-old man with a history of hypertension and hyperlipidemia presented to the emergency department with palpitations and was found to have paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. Auscultation of the chest revealed ...
    • Hodgkin lymphoma burden in Central and South America. 

      Kusminsky, Gustavo.; Abriata, Graciela.; Forman, David.; Sierra, Monica S (Elsevier, 2016-09)
      RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVE: Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) is largely curable owing to improvements in treatment since the 1960s; nevertheless, high mortality rates have been reported in Central and South America. We describe the ...
    • Home-Based Care for Patients with Lysosomal Storage Disease: Experiences in Argentina 

      Brunelli, Maria.; Rabhansl, Maria.; Delacre, Clara.; Dankert, Maria.; Cuevillas, Maria.; Frias, Catalina (Latin American Society Inborn Errors and Neonatal Screening, 2019-07-01)
      ABSTRACT Enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) is a long term treatment for patients who suffer from lysosomal storage disease. A transversal descriptive study was conducted to evaluate advantages and disadvantages of a ...
    • Hyponatremia and bone disease 

      Negri, Armando L.; Ayus, Juan C. (Springer Verlag, 2016-09-24)
      Hip fractures represent a serious health risk in the elderly, causing substantial morbidity and mortality. There is now a considerable volume of literature suggesting that chronic hyponatremia increases the adjusted odds ...
    • Hyponatremia and fractures: should hyponatremia be further studied as a potential biochemical risk factor to be included in FRAX algorithms? 

      Ayus, J.C.; Bellido, T.; Negri, A.L. (Springer, 2017-01-10)
      The Fracture Risk Assessment Tool (FRAX®) was developed by the WHO Collaborating Centre for metabolic bone diseases to evaluate fracture risk of patients. It is based on patient models that integrate the risk associated ...
    • Hypotonic and isotonic intravenous maintenance fluids in hospitalized controlled trial. 

      Torres, Silvio.; Ioister, Thomas.; Schnitzler, Eduardo.; Siaba, Alejandro.; Sticco, Nicolás.; Rocca, Manuel. (BMJ Publishing Group, 2019-05-09)
      Abstract Objective: To compare the changes in serum sodium and acid/base status in patients receiving hypotonic and isotonic solutions. Design: A randomised, controlled and double-blind clinical trial. Setting: ...
    • Identifying patients at higher risk of hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after liver transplantation in a multicenter cohort study from Argentina. 

      Piñero, Federico.; Marciano, Sebastián.; Anders, Margarita.; et al. (Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 2016-04-28)
      BACKGROUND AND AIM: The Up-to-7 criteria on the basis of the explanted liver features categorize patients at higher risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) recurrence after liver transplantation (LT). The aim of this study ...
    • Ilex paraguariensis extracts and its polyphenols prevent oxidative damage and senescence of human retinal pigment epithelium cells 

      Tate, Pablo.; Marazita, Mariela.; Marquioni, Melisa.; Suburo, Angela. (Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved, 2020-04-01)
      Abstract Aged-related macular degeneration (AMD), a prevalent chronic disease leading to blindness, is associated with oxidative damage of the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE). Ilex paraguariensis (yerba mate, YM), widely ...
    • Immunology of Bee Venom 

      Elieh Ali Komi, Daniel.; Shafaghat, Farzaneh.; Zwiener, Ricardo. (Humana Press, 2017-03-01)
      Introduction Previous studies show contradictory results related to the vascular effects of coffee; they suggest that caffeine increases arterial stiffness and negatively impacts vascular health, the aim of this study is ...
    • Impacto de una intervención educativa para mejorar la adherencia a las recomendaciones sobre sueño seguro del lactante. 

      Rocca Rivarola, Manuel.; Reyes, Pablo.; Henson, Catalina.; et al. (Sociedad Argentina de Pediatria, 2016-04-25)
      Introducción. Las campañas públicas en países desarrollados con recomendaciones para el sueño seguro del lactante lograron aumentar la adherencia a la posición supina para dormir a más del 70% y generaron, simultáneamente, ...
    • IMT504 blocks allodynia in rats with spared nerve injury by promoting the migration of mesenchymal stem cells and by favoring an anti-inflammatory milieu at the injure nerve 

      Casadei, Mailin.; Fiore, Esteban.; Rubione, Julia.; Et al. (International Association for the Study of Pain, 2021-09)
      IMT504, a noncoding, non-CpG oligodeoxynucleotide, modulates pain-like behavior in rats undergoing peripheral nerve injury, through mechanisms that remain poorly characterized. Here, we chose the spared nerve injury model ...