Juan I Pérez-Calvo

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OBJECTIVES To determine the relationship between admission blood pressure (BP) and prognosis in patients hospitalized for acute decompensated heart failure (HF). BACKGROUND The relationship between BP admission blood pressure and outcomes in decompensated HF is controversial. It has been suggested that this presentation may be a specific disorder, but(More)
BACKGROUND Gaucher's disease is the most common lysosomal storage disorder, caused by deficiency of glucocerebrosidase resulting from homozygosity for any of several mutations of the glucocerebrosidase gene locus. Affected people have decreased concentrations of LDL cholesterol (LDL-C) and HDL cholesterol (HDL-C). We assessed the association between(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine whether serum Cystatin C (CysC) and NTproBNP have prognostic value among patients with long-standing chronic lung disease. DESIGN Prospective, observational, non-interventional study. SETTING CysC and NTproBNP are prognostic markers in several cardiac conditions. In addition, CysC acts as an antiprotease following Cathepsin(More)
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