Casilda Olveira

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BACKGROUND The aim was to measure symptoms of depression and anxiety in patients with bronchiectasis and evaluate their relationship with a Mediterranean diet. METHODS This cross-sectional study recruited patients with bronchiectasis at four Spanish centers. Patients completed the hospital anxiety and depression scale (HADS) and the Mediterranean diet(More)
BACKGROUND Data on the prevalence of and factors associated with nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) in patients with non-cystic fibrosis (CF) bronchiectasis are limited. Our aim was to determine the prevalence and factors associated with isolation of NTM in this population. METHODS We performed a multicenter observational study of historical cohorts(More)
BACKGROUND Although the FACED score has demonstrated a great prognostic capacity in bronchiectasis, it does not include the number or severity of exacerbations as a separate variable, which is important in the natural history of these patients. OBJECTIVE Construction and external validation of a new index, the E-FACED, to evaluate the predictive capacity(More)
BACKGROUND Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a chronic disease with an impact on the quality of life. Self-reported symptoms of depression and anxiety were assessed in the Spanish cohort of the International Epidemiological Study on Depression and Anxiety in patients with CF (International Depression-Anxiety Epidemiological Study) and their relationship with health(More)
Keywords: Cystic fibrosis Cystic fibrosis quality of life questionnaire CFQR 14 + Spain Lung function Pulmonary exacerbations 6-minute walk test Computerized tomography of the chest Body mass index Fat-free mass index Diabetes A B S T R A C T Background: The aim of this study was to assess the validity and reliability of the Spanish version of the revised(More)
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