Mercedes Rizo-Baeza

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OBJECTIVES To quantify obesity inertia (OI) in primary healthcare in the Valencian Community (Spain) and determine the related factors. STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional analysis. METHODS In 2003, the whole population 40 years and older was invited to undergo a check-up. We included all obese persons (body mass index [BMI] ≥ 30 kg/m2) of the first 6 months(More)
UNLABELLED Background. Little research exists on the impact of paid work on academic performance of students of health sciences. No research exists on this subject for students in Colombia. Objectives. This paper seeks to analyze the impact of paid work on academic performance among nursing students. DESIGN, SETTINGS AND PARTICIPANTS cross-sectional(More)
OBJECTIVE We evaluated the protective activity of an extract from a by-product such as olive stones, through its ability to inhibit H202 induced apoptosis in the SH-SY5Y human neuroblastoma cell line. MATERIAL AND METHODS To such end, 20,000 cells/well were cultivated and differentiation with retinoic acid was initiated. Once the cells were(More)
AIMS To analyse the association between psychological, labour and demographic factors and burnout in palliative care nursing. BACKGROUND There is a lack of published research evaluating burnout in palliative care nursing. METHODS This observational cross-sectional study involved 185 palliative care nurses in Mexico. The primary variables were burnout(More)
Others have analysed the relationship between inadequate behaviour by healthcare professionals in the diagnosis of dyslipidaemia (diagnostic inertia) and the history of cardiovascular risk factors. However, since no study has assessed cardiovascular risk scores as associated factors, we carried out a study to quantify diagnostic inertia in dyslipidaemia and(More)
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