Carmen Gómez-González

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We conducted a retrospective study of 99 patients with methicillin-suseptible Staphylococcus aureus catheter-related bacteremia in which vancomycin MIC was determined by Etest. High vancomycin MIC (>1.5 ug/mL) was the only independent risk factor for development of complicated bacteremia caused by methicillin-susceptible S. aureus (odds ratio 22.9, 95%(More)
Our report highlights an alarming situation in Réunion Island. Reemergence of CS after the increase of early syphilis in women of childbearing age must be considered as a public health alert, especially in countries where health care is supposed to be effi cient. CS is easy to prevent with adequate screening of the mother and good follow-up of seropositive(More)
BACKGROUND Bearing in mind the philosophical pedagogical significance of short phrases for the training of researchers in the health care ambit, we hence have studied the aphorisms and striking phrases expressed during the epidemiology course at the Andalusian School of Public Health. METHODS Belonging to the qualitative type and applied through the(More)
Is contrast-associated acute kidney injury (CA-AKI) associated to the type of hospital and ICU? preliminay results of the nefrocon study Objetives To evaluate the association of the type of hospital and of Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with the incidence of CA-AKI in critically ill patients in Spanish ICUs. Prospective multicenter-study in 34 Spanish ICUs(More)
Objectives The aim of this study is to analyze the effect of preventive measures for development of contrast associated acute kidney injury (CA-AKI), controlling the maximum number of factors confounders using propensity score methodology. Methods We performed a prospective multi-center study, in 34 Spanish ICU, covering the period from 15 December 2012 to(More)
Risk factors of contrast-associated acute kidney injury in spanish intensive care patients: preliminary results of the nefrocon study Objectives It is essential to Know the profile of the patients at risk of developing contrast-associated acute kidney injury (CA-AKI) in order to define strategies for prevention. The aim of this study is to determine risk(More)
Contrast-associated acute kidney injury (CA-AKI) according to the type and dose of contrast in contrast-enhanced radiographic examinations. preliminay results of the nefrocon study Objetives To evaluate the association of contrast type and dose in contrast-enhanced radiographic examinations with the incidence of CA-AKI in Spanish intensive care units(More)
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