Infeccions Respiratòries

Publicacions

Mendez, R, Amara, I, MENÉNDEZ VILLANUEVA, ROSARIO (2018).

Bronchiectasis and Multidrug-resistant Microorganisms: The Ideal Niche?

. ARCHIVOS DE BRONCONEUMOLOGIA. 54:543-544.
[doi:10.1016/j.arbres.2018.02.018]

Polverino, E, Rosales-Mayor, E, Benegas, M, MENÉNDEZ VILLANUEVA, ROSARIO, Alcaraz-Serrano, V, Ansotegui, E, Montull, B, Giron, RM, Cisneros, C, Vendrell, M, Munoz, G, Marcos, MA, Sanchez, M, Torres, A (2018).

Pneumonic and non-pneumonic exacerbations in bronchiectasis: Clinical and microbiological differences

. JOURNAL OF INFECTION. 77:99-106.
[doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2018.04.006]

Mendez, R, MENÉNDEZ VILLANUEVA, ROSARIO, Cilloniz, C, Amara-Elori, I, Amaro, R, Gonzalez, P, Posadas, T, Gimeno, A, Espana, PP, Almirall, J, Torres, A (2018).

Initial Inflammatory Profile in Community-acquired Pneumonia Depends on Time since Onset of Symptoms

. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE. 198:370-378.
[doi:10.1164/rccm.201709-1908OC]

Arnold, FW, Lopardo, G, Wiemken, TL, Kelley, R, Peyrani, P, Mattingly, WA, Feldman, C, Gnoni, M, Maurici, R, Ramirez, JA, Arnold, F, Peyrani, P, Ramirez, J, Ayesu, K, File, T, Burdette, S, Blatt, S, Restrepo, M, Bordon, J, Gross, P, Musher, D, Marrie, T, Weiss, K, Roig, J, Lode, H, Welte, T, Aliberti, S, Blasi, F, Cosentini, R, Legnani, D, Franzetti, F, Montano, N, Cervi, G, Rossi, P, Voza, A, Ostrowsky, B, Pesci, A, Nava, S, Vialea, P, Galavatti, V, Patricia, A, Dimas, C, Piro, R, Viscoli, C, Torres, A, Valenti, V, Ojales, DP, Bodi, M, Porras, J, Rello, J, MENÉNDEZ VILLANUEVA, ROSARIO, Stolz, D, Schuetz, P, Haubitz, S, Chalmers, J, Fardon, T, Benchetrit, G, Rodriguez, E, Corral, J, Gonzalez, J, de Vedia, L, Lopardo, G, Luna, C, Martinez, J, Marzoratti, L, Rodriguez, M, Videla, A, Saavedra, F, Lopez, H, Gnoni, M, Gonzalez, J, Victorio, C, Riera, F, Jimenez, P, Fernandez, P, Parada, M, Fuenzalida, AD, Riquelme, R, Barros, M, Luna, JM, Toala, I, de Morvil, GAO, Fernandez, R, Aiello, G, Alvarez, P, Soca, A, Arteta, F, Delgado, J, Levy, G, Rivero, L, Rodriguez, B, Mirabal, MP, Mateo, M, Mendoza, M, Feldman, C, CAPO (2018).

Macrolide therapy is associated with lower mortality in community-acquired bacteraemic pneumonia

. RESPIRATORY MEDICINE. 140:115-121.
[doi:10.1016/j.rmed.2018.05.020]

Aguilera V, Di Maira T, Conde I, Fornés-Ferrer V, Vinaixa C, Pallarés C, CARVALHO GOMES, ANGELA SOFIA, Cubells A, García M, RUBÍN SUÁREZ, ÁNGEL, Benlloch S, Gonzalez-Dieguez L, Molina JM, Puchades L, López-Labrador FX, Prieto M, Berenguer M (2018).

Cytomegalovirus reactivation in liver transplant recipients due to hepatitis C cirrhosis is associated with higher cardiovascular risk - an observational, retrospective study

. TRANSPLANT INTERNATIONAL. 31:649-657.
[doi:10.1111/tri.13145]

Flandes, J, Soto, FJ, Cordovilla, R, Cases, E, Alfayate, J (2018).

Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction

. CLINICS IN CHEST MEDICINE. 39:169-180.
[doi:10.1016/j.ccm.2017.11.013]

Carrillo, DD, Rolon, AN, Moreno, RMG, Veiga, BM, Fuster, CO, Galo, AP, Sanchez, CP, Gallego, EQ, Vidal, OS, Jimenez, NC, Pena, AR, Marti, AT, Ingles, MJA, Aparicio, MB, Garcia-Clemente, M, Gomez, RG, Bonilla, AG, Gonzalez, CG, Arranz, MVL, Clemente, PM, Muniz, BL, Carro, LM, Sandoval, AP, Hermosa, JLR, Echeverria, AU, Ares, AN, Roldan, LL, Martinez, CA, Garcia, AJM, de la Rosa, FJM, Mayoral, RG, Martinez-Garcia, MA (2018).

Cost of Hospitalizations due to Exacerbation in Patients with Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis

. Respiration. 96:406-416.
[doi:10.1159/000489935]

MENÉNDEZ VILLANUEVA, ROSARIO, Amara-Elori, I, Mendez, R (2018).

Corticosteroids and pneumonia - targeting the ideal candidate

. Expert review of respiratory medicine. 12:721-724.
[doi:10.1080/17476348.2018.1502085]

Bermejo-Martin JF, Almansa R, Martin-Fernandez M, Menendez R, Torres A (2017).

Immunological profiling to assess disease severity and prognosis in community-acquired pneumonia

. LANCET RESPIRATORY MEDICINE. 5:35-36.
[doi:10.1016/S2213-2600(17)30444-7]

Ranzani OT, Prina E, Menéndez R, Ceccato A, Cilloniz C, Méndez R, Gabarrus A, Barbeta E, Li Bassi G, Ferrer M, Torres A (2017).

New Sepsis Definition (Sepsis-3) and Community-acquired Pneumonia Mortality A Validation and Clinical Decision-Making Study

. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE. 196:1287-1297.
[doi:10.1164/rccm.201611-2262OC]

Bermejo-Martin JF, Cilloniz C, Mendez R, Almansa R, Gabarrus A, Ceccato A, Torres A, MENÉNDEZ VILLANUEVA, ROSARIO, NEUMONAC group (2017).

Lymphopenic Community Acquired Pneumonia (L-CAP), an Immunological Phenotype Associated with Higher Risk of Mortality

. Ebiomedicine. 24:231-236.
[doi:10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.09.023]

Lázaro Sierra J, Carrasco V, Cases E, Gómez Gonzalez C (2017).

Two cases of permanent indwelling catheter for long-term administration of intrapleural chemotherapy

. ARCHIVOS DE BRONCONEUMOLOGIA. 53:590-591.
[doi:10.1016/j.arbres.2017.02.009]

Sahuquillo-Arce JM, Ibáñez-Martínez E, Hernández-Cabezas A, Ruiz-Gaitán A, Falomir-Salcedo P, Menéndez R, López-Hontangas JL (2017).

Influence of environmental conditions and pollution on the incidence of Streptococcus pneumoniae infections.

ERJ open research. 3.
[doi:10.1183/23120541.00014-2017]

Menéndez R, MÉNDEZ OCAÑA, RAÚL, Polverino E, Rosales-Mayor E, Amara-Elori I, Reyes S, Sahuquillo-Arce JM, Fernández-Barat L, Alcaraz V, Torres A (2017).

Risk factors for multidrug-resistant pathogens in bronchiectasis exacerbations

. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES. 17:659-659.
[doi:10.1186/s12879-017-2754-5]

Menéndez R, MÉNDEZ OCAÑA, RAÚL, Polverino E, Rosales-Mayor E, Amara-Elori I, Reyes S, Posadas T, Fernández-Barat L, Torres A (2017).

Factors associated with hospitalization in bronchiectasis exacerbations: a one-year follow-up study

. RESPIRATORY RESEARCH. 18:176-176.
[doi:10.1186/s12931-017-0659-x]

Menéndez R, España PP, Pérez-Trallero E, Uranga A, MÉNDEZ OCAÑA, RAÚL, Cilloniz C, Marimón JM, Cifuentes I, Méndez C, Torres A (2017).

The burden of PCV13 serotypes in hospitalized pneumococcal pneumonia in Spain using a novel urinary antigen detection test. CAPA study

. Vaccine. 35:5264-5270.
[doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.08.007]

Torres A, Martín-Loeches I, Menéndez R (2017).

Research in community-acquired pneumonia: the next steps

. INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE. 43:1395-1397.
[doi:10.1007/s00134-017-4774-4]

Ceccato A, Cilloniz C, Ranzani OT, Menendez R, Agusti C, Gabarrus A, Ferrer M, Sibila O, Niederman MS, Torres A (2017).

Treatment with macrolides and glucocorticosteroids in severe community-acquired pneumonia: A post-hoc exploratory analysis of a randomized controlled trial

. Plos One. 12:e0178022.
[doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0178022]

Ceccato A, Torres A, Cilloniz C, Amaro R, Gabarrus A, Polverino E, Prina E, Garcia-Vidal C, Muñoz-Conejero E, Mendez C, Cifuentes I, Puig de la Bella Casa J, MENÉNDEZ VILLANUEVA, ROSARIO, Niederman MS (2017).

Invasive Disease vs Urinary Antigen-Confirmed Pneumococcal Community-Acquired Pneumonia

. Chest. 151:1311-1319.
[doi:10.1016/j.chest.2017.01.005]

Hill AT, Haworth CS, Aliberti S, Barker A, Blasi F, Boersma W, Chalmers JD, De Soyza A, Dimakou K, Elborn JS, Feldman C, Flume P, Goeminne PC, Loebinger MR, Menendez R, Morgan L, Murris M, Polverino E, Quittner A, Ringshausen FC, Tino G, Torres A, Vendrell M, Welte T, Wilson R, Wong C, O'Donnell A, Aksamit T, EMBARC/BRR definitions working group (2017).

Pulmonary exacerbation in adults with bronchiectasis: a consensus definition for clinical research

. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL. 49:1700051.
[doi:10.1183/13993003.00051-2017]

Rosales-Mayor E, Polverino E, Raguer L, Alcaraz V, Gabarrus A, Ranzani O, Menendez R, Torres A (2017).

Comparison of two prognostic scores (BSI and FACED) in a Spanish cohort of adult patients with bronchiectasis and improvement of the FACED predictive capacity for exacerbations

. Plos One. 12:e0175171.
[doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0175171]

Sahuquillo-Arce JM, Chouman-Arcas R, Molina-Moreno JM, Hernández-Cabezas A, Frasquet-Artés J, López-Hontangas JL (2017).

Capnophilic Enterobacteriaceae

. DIAGNOSTIC MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE. 87:318-319.
[doi:10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.01.010]

Ruiz Gaitán AC, Moret A, López Hontangas JL, Molina JM, Aleixandre López AI, Cabezas AH, Mollar Maseres J, Arcas RC, GÓMEZ RUIZ, MARÍA DOLORES, Chiveli MÁ, Cantón E, Pemán J (2017).

Nosocomial fungemia by Candida auris: First four reported cases in continental Europe

. REVISTA IBEROAMERICANA DE MICOLOGIA. 34:23-27.
[doi:10.1016/j.riam.2016.11.002]

López Reyes R, Nauffal Manzur D, Garcia Ortega A, Menéndez Salinas MA, Ansotegui Barrera E, BALERDI PEREZ, BEGOÑA (2017).

Clinical characteristics and survival of patients with pulmonary hypertension: a 40-month mean follow-up

. CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL. 11:103-112.
[doi:10.1111/crj.12312]

Fortuny, MS, Gallego, M, Berna, L, Monton, C, Vigil, L, Masdeu, MJ, Fernandez-Villar, A, Botana, MI, Cordovilla, R, Garcia-Lujan, R, Cases, E, Monso, E (2016).

FDG-PET parameters predicting mediastinal malignancy in lung cancer

. BMC Pulmonary Medicine. 16:177-177.
[doi:10.1186/s12890-016-0338-6]

Porcel, JM, Cases-Viedma, E, Bielsa, S (2016).

A survey to medical residents on the performance of diagnostic and therapeutic thoracenteses: a training gap?

. REVISTA CLINICA ESPANOLA. 216:474-480.
[doi:10.1016/j.rce.2016.09.002]

Sahuquillo-Arce JM, Menéndez R, Méndez R, Amara-Elori I, Zalacain R, Capelastegui A, Aspa J, Borderías L, Martín-Villasclaras JJ, Bello S, Alfageme I, de Castro FR, Rello J, Molinos L, Ruiz-Manzano J, Torres A (2016).

Age-related risk factors for bacterial aetiology in community-acquired pneumonia

. Respirology. 21:1472-1479.
[doi:10.1111/resp.12851]

Menéndez R, Montull B, Reyes S, Amara-Elori I, Zalacain R, Capelastegui A, Aspa J, Borderías L, Martín-Villasclaras JJ, Bello S, Alfageme I, Rodríguez de Castro F, Rello J, Molinos L, Ruiz-Manzano J, Torres A (2016).

Pneumonia presenting with organ dysfunctions: Causative microorganisms, host factors and outcome

. JOURNAL OF INFECTION. 73:419-426.
[doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2016.08.001]

Aliberti S, Masefield S, Polverino E, De Soyza A, Loebinger MR, Menendez R, Ringshausen FC, Vendrell M, Powell P, Chalmers JD, EMBARC Study Group (2016).

Research priorities in bronchiectasis: a consensus statement from the EMBARC Clinical Research Collaboration

. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL. 48:632-647.
[doi:10.1183/13993003.01888-2015]

Wilson R, Aksamit T, Aliberti S, De Soyza A, Elborn JS, Goeminne P, Hill AT, Menendez R, Polverino E (2016).

Challenges in managing Pseudomonas aeruginosa in non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis

. RESPIRATORY MEDICINE. 117:179-189.
[doi:10.1016/j.rmed.2016.06.007]

Paiva B, Cedena MT, Puig N, Arana P, Vidriales MB, Cordon L, Flores-Montero J, Gutierrez NC, Martín-Ramos ML, Martinez-Lopez J, Ocio EM, Hernandez MT, Teruel AI, Rosiñol L, Echeveste MA, MARTINEZ TOMAS, RAQUEL, Gironella M, Oriol A, Cabrera C, Martin J, Bargay J, Encinas C, Gonzalez Y, Van Dongen JJ, Orfao A, Bladé J, Mateos MV, Lahuerta JJ, San Miguel JF, Grupo Español de Mieloma/Programa para el Estudio de la Terapéutica en Hemopatía (2016).

Minimal residual disease monitoring and immune profiling in multiple myeloma in elderly patients

. Blood. 127:3165-3174.
[doi:10.1182/blood-2016-03-705319]

Ramirez P, Lopez-Ferraz C, Gordon M, Gimeno A, Villarreal E, Ruiz J, Menendez R, Torres A (2016).

From starting mechanical ventilation to ventilator-associated pneumonia, choosing the right moment to start antibiotic treatment

. CRITICAL CARE. 20:169-169.
[doi:10.1186/s13054-016-1342-1]

García-Ortega A, Briones-Gómez A, Fabregat S, Martínez-Tomás R, Martínez-García MÁ, Cases E (2016).

Benefit of Chest Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis of Peripheral Thoracic Lesions in an Interventional Pulmonology Unit

. ARCHIVOS DE BRONCONEUMOLOGIA. 52:244-249.
[doi:10.1016/j.arbres.2015.07.012]

Montull B, Menéndez R, Torres A, Méndez R (2016).

Predictors of severe sepsis among patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia.

MLO: medical laboratory observer. 48:8, 10-2.

Nunez, O, Roman, A, Johnson, SR, Inoue, Y, Hirose, M, Casanova, A, de Garibay, GR, Herranz, C, Bueno-Moreno, G, Boni, J, Mateo, F, Petit, A, Climent, F, Soler, T, Vidal, A, Sanchez-Mut, JV, Esteller, M, Lopez, JI, Garcia, N, Guma, A, Ortega, R, Pla, MJ, Campos, M, Ansotegui, E, Molina-Molina, M, Valenzuela, C, Ussetti, P, Laporta, R, Ancochea, J, Xaubet, A, Pollan, M, Pujana, MA (2016).

Study of breast cancer incidence in patients of lymphangioleiomyomatosis

. BREAST CANCER RESEARCH AND TREATMENT. 156:195-201.
[doi:10.1007/s10549-016-3737-8]

Montull B, Menéndez R, Torres A, Reyes S, Méndez R, Zalacaín R, Capelastegui A, Rajas O, Borderías L, Martin-Villasclaras J, Bello S, Alfageme I, Rodríguez de Castro F, Rello J, Molinos L, Ruiz-Manzano J, NAC Calidad Group (2016).

Predictors of Severe Sepsis among Patients Hospitalized for Community-Acquired Pneumonia

. Plos One. 11:e0145929.
[doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0145929]

Crisafulli E, Torres A, Huerta A, Guerrero M, Gabarrús A, Gimeno A, MARTINEZ TOMAS, RAQUEL, Soler N, Fernández L, Wedzicha JA, Menéndez R (2016).

Predicting In-Hospital Treatment Failure (<= 7 days) in Patients with COPD Exacerbation Using Antibiotics and Systemic Steroids

. COPD-JOURNAL OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE. 13:82-92.
[doi:10.3109/15412555.2015.1057276]

Mendez, R., Aldas, I., Amara, I., Gimeno, A., Posadas, T., Reyes, S., Suescun, M., Alonso, R., Menendez, R. (2016).

Biomarkers As Predictors Of Early And Long-Term Cardiovascular Events In Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Preliminary Results

. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE. 193.

Viedma, EC, Garcia, FA, Aldeyturriaga, JF, Mezquida, JPR, Gomez, AB, Caral, PV, Basozabal, IFN, Clemente, CAC, Campo, FC, Martinez, ES, Moret, FS, Perez, JM, Yepes, MS (2016).

Tolerance and Safety of 5 Models of Sedation During Endobronchial Ultrasound

. ARCHIVOS DE BRONCONEUMOLOGIA. 52:5-11.
[doi:10.1016/j.arbres.2015.04.005]

Chalmers JD, Aliberti S, Polverino E, Vendrell M, Crichton M, Loebinger M, Dimakou K, Clifton I, van der Eerden M, Rohde G, Murris-Espin M, Masefield S, Gerada E, Shteinberg M, Ringshausen F, Haworth C, Boersma W, Rademacher J, Hill AT, Aksamit T, O'Donnell A, Morgan L, Milenkovic B, Tramma L, Neves J, Menendez R, Paggiaro P, Botnaru V, Skrgat S, Wilson R, Goeminne P, De Soyza A, Welte T, Torres A, Elborn JS, Blasi F (2016).

The EMBARC European Bronchiectasis Registry: protocol for an international observational study.

ERJ open research. 2.
[doi:10.1183/23120541.00081-2015]

Rodríguez González-Moro JM, Menéndez R, Campins M, Lwoff N, Oyagüez I, Echave M, Rejas J, Antoñanzas F (2016).

Cost Effectiveness of the 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccination Program in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients Aged 50+Years in Spain

. CLINICAL DRUG INVESTIGATION. 36:41-53.
[doi:10.1007/s40261-015-0345-z]

Rodríguez-GonzálezMoro JM, Menendez R, Campins M, Lwoff N, Oyagüez I, Echave M, Rejas J, Antoñanzas F (2015).

COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF A 13-VALENT CONJUGATE PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINATION PROGRAM IN COPD PATIENTS AGED 50+YEARS IN SPAIN

. VALUE IN HEALTH. 18:502-502.
[doi:10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.1424]

Santos JR, Blanco JL, Masiá M, Gutiérrez F, Pérez-Elías MJ, Iribarren JA, Force L, Antela A, Knobel H, Salavert M, López Bernaldo De Quirós JC, Pino M, Paredes R, Clotet B, Integrase Resistance Study Group in Spain (INI-VAIN Study Group), Integrase Resistance Study Group in Spain INI-VAIN Study Group (2015).

Virological failure to raltegravir in Spain: incidence, prevalence and clinical consequences

. JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY. 70:3087-3095.
[doi:10.1093/jac/dkv205]

Alonso R, Aguilera A, Cordoba J, Fuertes A (2015).

Diagnostico microbiologico de las hepatitis virales.

ENFERMEDADES INFECCIOSAS Y MICROBIOLOGIA CLINICA. 33:e53-62.
[doi:10.1016/j.eimc.2014.08.002]

Molinos L, Zalacain R, Menéndez R, Reyes S, Capelastegui A, Cillóniz C, Rajas O, Borderías L, Martín-Villasclaras JJ, Bello S, Alfageme I, Rodríguez de Castro F, Rello J, Ruiz-Manzano J, Gabarrús A, Musher DM, Torres A (2015).

Sensitivity, Specificity, and Positivity Predictors of the Pneumococcal Urinary Antigen Test in Community-Acquired Pneumonia.

Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 12:1482-1489.
[doi:10.1513/AnnalsATS.201505-304OC]

Bello S, Fandos S, Lasierra AB, Mincholé E, Panadero C, Simon AL, Gavin O, De Pablo F, Menendez R, Torres A (2015).

Red blood cell distribution width [RDW] and long-term mortality after community-acquired pneumonia. A comparison with proadrenomedullin

. RESPIRATORY MEDICINE. 109:1193-1206.
[doi:10.1016/j.rmed.2015.07.003]

Come CE, Kramer MR, Dransfield MT, Abu-Hijleh M, Berkowitz D, Bezzi M, Bhatt SP, Boyd MB, Cases E, Chen AC, Cooper CB, Flandes J, Gildea T, Gotfried M, Hogarth DK, Kolandaivelu K, Leeds W, Liesching T, Marchetti N, Marquette C, Mularski RA, Pinto-Plata VM, Pritchett MA, Rafeq S, Rubio ER, Slebos DJ, Stratakos G, Sy A, Tsai LW, Wahidi M, Walsh J, Wells JM, Whitten PE, Yusen R, Zulueta JJ, Criner GJ, Washko GR (2015).

A randomised trial of lung sealant versus medical therapy for advanced emphysema

. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL. 46:651-662.
[doi:10.1183/09031936.00205614]

Martínez-López J, Paiva B, López-Anglada L, Mateos MV, Cedena T, Vidríales MB, Sáez-Gómez MA, Contreras T, Oriol A, Rapado I, Teruel AI, Cordón L, Blanchard MJ, Bengoechea E, Palomera L, de Arriba F, Cueto-Felgueroso C, Orfao A, Bladé J, San Miguel JF, Lahuerta JJ, Spanish Multiple Myeloma Group / Program for the Study of Malignant Blood Diseas (2015).

Critical analysis of the stringent complete response in multiple myeloma: contribution of sFLC and bone marrow clonality

. Blood. 126:858-862.
[doi:10.1182/blood-2015-04-638742]

Álvarez-García J, Ferrero-Gregori A, Puig T, Vázquez R, Delgado J, Pascual-Figal D, Alonso-Pulpón L, González-Juanatey JR, Rivera M, Worner F, Bardají A, Cinca J, investigators of the Spanish Heart Failure Network (REDINSCOR) (2015).

A simple validated method for predicting the risk of hospitalization for worsening of heart failure in ambulatory patients: the Redin-SCORE

. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HEART FAILURE. 17:818-827.
[doi:10.1002/ejhf.287]

Polverino, E., Torres, A., Menendez, R. (2015).

Microbial aetiology of healthcare associated pneumonia in Spain: a prospective, multicentre, case-control study (vol 68, pg 1007, 2013)

. Thorax. 70:708-708.

Polverino E, Cilloniz C, Menendez R, Gabarrus A, Rosales-Mayor E, Alcaraz V, Terraneo S, Puig de la Bella Casa J, Mensa J, Ferrer M, Torres A (2015).

Microbiology and outcomes of community acquired pneumonia in non cystic-fibrosis bronchiectasis patients

. JOURNAL OF INFECTION. 71:28-36.
[doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2015.03.009]

Crisafulli E, Torres A, Huerta A, Méndez R, Guerrero M, MARTINEZ TOMAS, RAQUEL, Liapikou A, Soler N, Sethi S, Menéndez R (2015).

C-Reactive Protein at Discharge, Diabetes Mellitus and >= 1 Hospitalization During Previous Year Predict Early Readmission in Patients with Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

. COPD-JOURNAL OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE. 12:306-314.
[doi:10.3109/15412555.2014.933954]

Canadell L, Martín-Loeches I, Díaz E, Trefler S, Grau S, Yebenes JC, Almirall J, Olona M, Sureda F, Blanquer J, Rodriguez A, GETGAG (2015).

Degree of adherence to recommended antiviral treatment during the pandemic and post-pandemic periods of influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 in 148 intensive care units in Spain

. MEDICINA INTENSIVA. 39:222-233.
[doi:10.1016/j.medin.2014.06.001]

Reig Mezquida JP, Jover AS, Ansótegui Barrera E, Escrivá Peiró J, Pastor Colom MD, Pastor Guillem J (2015).

Thrombotic microangiopathy associated with tacrolimus in lung transplantation.

ARCHIVOS DE BRONCONEUMOLOGIA. 51:e23-4.
[doi:10.1016/j.arbres.2014.07.004]

Torres A, Cillóniz C, Ferrer M, Gabarrús A, Polverino E, Villegas S, Marco F, Mensa J, Menéndez R, Niederman M (2015).

Bacteraemia and antibiotic-resistant pathogens in community acquired pneumonia: risk and prognosis

. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL. 45:1353-1363.
[doi:10.1183/09031936.00152514]

Briones-Gómez A, Modesto-Alapont M, Muñoz-Moya MA, Martínez-Tomás R, Cases-Viedma E (2015).

Insertion of a Metallic Guide-Wire in the Pleural Cavity as a Complication in Tunneled Indwelling Pleural Catheter Placement

. ARCHIVOS DE BRONCONEUMOLOGIA. 51:206-207.
[doi:10.1016/j.arbres.2014.04.012]

Sanz-Santos J, Serra M, Gallego M, Montón C, Cosio B, Sauleda J, Fernández-Villar A, García-Luján R, de Miguel E, Cordovilla R, Varela G, Cases E, Andreo F, Monsó E (2015).

Determinants of false-negative results in non-small-cell lung cancer staging by endobronchial ultrasound-guided needle aspiration

. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CARDIO-THORACIC SURGERY. 47:642-647.
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Navarro, JC, Quevedo, KDA, Barrera, EA, Aragon, CJ, Cuesta, JCP, Franch, NM, Sempere, FJV, Alarcon, JP (2015).

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Severe community-acquired pneumonia: validation of the Infectious Diseases Society of America/American Thoracic Society guidelines to predict an intensive care unit admission.

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