María José Zaro

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BACKGROUND HERMEX is a population-based study which try to evaluate the relative weight of cardiovascular risk factors in the population of Extremadura. This report provides the data obtained about microalbuminuria in a large Spanish population. DESIGN AND METHODS Observational, cross-sectional, population-based study. A total of 3402 subjects were(More)
OBJECTIVES HERMEX is a population-based study which tries to evaluate the relative weight of cardiovascular risk factors in inhabitants of Extremadura, Spain. This report presents the data about chronic kidney disease (CKD) in a Spanish population sample. METHODS For an observational cross-sectional population-based study, 3,402 subjects were randomly(More)
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence, detection, treatment and degree of control of cardiovascular risk factors in Extremadura. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING Population study in Don Benito-Villanueva de la Serena health area (Badajoz). PARTICIPANTS A random sample of the people between 25 and 79 years, who lived in this area, was selected. (More)
During the treatment of tuberculosis infection, oxidative stress due to anti-tubercular drugs may result in tissue inflammation. It was suggested that treatment with antioxidant drugs could be beneficial as an adjunct to anti-tuberculosis drug therapy. Recently our group has shown that several C-glycosides are inhibitors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis(More)
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the relationship between chronic renal failure (CFR) defined through HUGE (hematocrit, urea and gender) formula score and the patient's cardiovascular risk measured through cardiovascular disease antecedents such as ischemic cardiopathy, cerebrovascular disease and peripheral arterial disease. DESIGN AND METHODS The sample consisted(More)
HERMEX is a population-based study, which tries to evaluate the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in the population of Extremadura, Spain. This report provides the data concerning albuminuria in the elderly people recruited in the survey. 3,402 subjects were randomly selected from the database of the Health Care System of Extremadura. The final(More)
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