José Antonio Alvarez-Riesgo

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An epidemiological survey was carried out in 1992 researching dental caries and treatment needs in an adult population in Oviedo, Spain. A representative sample of 261 subjects, randomly obtained and stratified by age, was examined. Results show a dental decay prevalence of 99.6%; 12.5 DMFT index with 2.9, 7.5 and 2.1 mean values for D, M and F components.(More)
An epidemiological survey was carried out in 1992 to study the dental health status of schoolchildren aged 6, 9 and 12 in Asturias, Spain. It focused on the caries prevalence, dmtf, DMFT, restoration indices and dental treatment needs of this population. A representative sample of 1839 subjects, randomly selected and proportionally assigned by age group (6,(More)
Flow Cytometry (FC) has been incorporated into cancer research in relation to its prognostic value together with histological parameters and TNM stages. We have studied by means of FC the cell cycle of 132 samples from male patients with Squamous Cell Lung Carcinoma (SQCLC). All of the patients received curative surgery and the clinical follow-up was 60(More)
The diversity of Salmonella serotype Virchow organisms causing human salmonellosis in a Spanish region over 1990–1996 was studied by genetic and phenotypic procedures. Isolates showing identical DNA fingerprintings (ribotypes, RAPD-, REP- and ERIC-types) were clustered into the same lineage. Eight lineages were defined, of which only one caused diseases(More)
While breast cancer mortality rates are subsiding or beginning to decline in many western countries, in Spain they are increasing. We have studied breast cancer mortality rates in Asturias (Spain) by using the age-period-cohort model for the period of 1975-1994. There was an increase in the adjusted rates. The increase of relative risk of death in the(More)
BACKGROUND Retrospective study of the Salmonella sp. strains and human salmonellosis episodes registered in the Public Health Laboratory of the Principado de Asturias, Spain, over the seven year period 1990-1996. MATERIAL AND METHODS All strains were serotyped; strains of serotypes Typhi and Typhimurium were also phage typed. The strains were grouped(More)
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