Edmundo Molinero Herguedas

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE This study was intended to assess the independent contribution of retinopathy to mortality in type 2 diabetic patients. PATIENTS AND METHOD Prospective cohort study. Type 2 diabetic patients with available fundus were included. The clinical end-point was total mortality. The main independent variable was baseline presence of(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES To assess the cardiovascular risk associated with the presence of metabolic syndrome in patients with type 2 diabetes. Patients and method. Prospective cohort study of patients with type 2 diabetes. The baseline presence of components of metabolic syndrome as defined by the World Health Organization was determined. The main(More)
INTRODUCTION This study was aimed to assess the prognostic importance of diabetes duration to predict cardiovascular risk in type 2 diabetic patients. METHODS Prospective cohort study with inclusion of type 2 diabetic patients. Follow-up lasted until the appearance of a cardiovascular event, until death or until 2012. Patients were classified into 5(More)
We report four cases of cor triatriatum. In two of them the fibromuscular membrane was obstructive and associated with an atrial septal defect between the left atrial accessory chamber and the right atrium; in those cases the clinical findings were due to the pulmonary hypervascularity. The third case was associated to a small patent foramen ovale, and the(More)
Rev Esp Cardiol 2004;57(6):507-13 507 Introduction and objectives. To assess the cardiovascular risk associated with the presence of metabolic syndrome in patients with type 2 diabetes. Patients and method. Prospective cohort study of patients with type 2 diabetes. The baseline presence of components of metabolic syndrome as defined by the World Health(More)
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