Ana Arranz

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate the impact of immigration on tuberculosis (TB)-HIV co-infection in Spain in a prospective cohort of HIV patients. METHODS Among 7761 HIV patients, we evaluated 1284 with at least one episode of TB between 1987 and 2006. Variables were compared between immigrants and Spaniards. RESULTS Incidence of TB decreased from 20 to five(More)
BACKGROUND Prenatal weight partitioning is gender specific, and infants born small for gestational age (SGA) have a lower fat mass and a lower fat-free mass than infants born appropriate for gestational age (AGA). Follistatin is an adipokine with adipogenic properties. OBJECTIVES We examined whether follistatin circulates in the human foetus at term birth(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the neurobehavioral outcomes of preterm infants with intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR), with and without prenatal advanced brain-sparing. METHODS A cohort of IUGR infants (birth weight < 10(th) percentile with abnormal umbilical artery Doppler) born before 34 weeks of gestation was compared with a control group of(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the 2-year neurodevelopmental outcome of full-term, small-for-gestational-age (SGA) newborns with normal placental function, according to current criteria based on umbilical artery Doppler findings. METHODS A cohort of consecutive full-term, SGA newborns with normal prenatal umbilical artery Doppler was compared with a group of(More)
The present study investigated the level of immunity of the population against three strains of the influenza virus (A Chile/1/83 -A Philippines/2/82 and B URSS/100/83) before and three months after vaccination, and the immune response to whole virus vaccine as compared with fragmented virus vaccine. A high percentage of the population had titers greater(More)
  • Alfredo Cano, Garcinuño Villamuriel De Cerrato, +60 authors Garcinuño
  • 2013
The aim of this study was to describe the time patterns of wheezing in both asthmatic and non‐ asthmatic children during the first thirty‐six months, and to determine whether there are asthma‐ related breakpoints in the incidence of wheezing. Data from a historical cohort of children followed from birth to six years (SLAM cohort) were used. Wheezing(More)
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