Anabel Forte

Learn More
BACKGROUNDS AUDIPOC is a nationwide clinical audit that describes the characteristics, interventions and outcomes of patients admitted to Spanish hospitals because of an exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (ECOPD), assessing the compliance of these parameters with current international guidelines. The present study describes hospital(More)
In Spain, the first bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) case was detected in 2000 in a cow born in the Galicia region (Northwestern Spain). From then and until October 2005, 590 cases were detected, 223 of them in Galicia. In 1994, meat and bone meal (MBM) was banned on ruminant feed and, in 1996, an EU decision mandating an overall change in MBM(More)
Some debated issues of the genus Malus (apple) taxonomy were examined using a variety of species from the collection of the Maikop Experimental Station, Vavilon Research Institute of Plant Industry (Krasnodar krai). Phylogenetic relationships among these species were studied using traditional analysis of morphological traits, RAPD, and complete sequencing(More)
Dept. of Applied Mathematics I, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya-BarcelonaTECH, Avgda. Dr. Marañón, 44–50, 08028-Barcelona, Spain; Dept. of Basic Medical Sciences, Institut de Recerca Biomèdica de Lleida, Universitat de Lleida, Avgda. Rovira Roure, 80, 25198-Lleida, Spain; Health Services Research Network in Chronic Diseases (REDISSEC); Dept. of(More)
Mechanical ventilation is a common procedure of life support in intensive care. Patient-ventilator asynchronies (PVAs) occur when the timing of the ventilator cycle is not simultaneous with the timing of the patient respiratory cycle. The association between severity markers and the events death or alive discharge has been acknowledged before, however,(More)
The information regarding the types of malaria contracted by individuals who spent work periods in endemic areas was collected and processed by the authors, taking it out from the official reports on cases of communicable diseases. The data have been taken out from the reporting system in force till 15.12.1990. World epidemiological situation is briefly(More)
  • 1