Priscila Preciado

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
OBJECTIVE To the analyse the risk factors of voice disorders among teaching staff of La Rioja, Spain. DESIGN We carried out a transversal study of voice disorders in teaching staff of La Rioja (a random sample of 931 of 3.113 teachers). PATIENTS 527 teachers of random sample took part of study: 332 female (63%) and 195 male (37%). METHODS All teachers(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was calculate the prevalence and incidence of voice disorders among teaching staff of La Rioja, Spain. DESIGN We carried out a transversal study of voice disorders in teaching staff of La Rioja (a random sample of 931 of 3113 teachers) and a longitudinal study (we collect the new cases during the 3 years which lasts the(More)
Background Cardiac disease is highly prevalent in hemodialysis (HD) patients. Decreased tissue perfusion, including cardiac, due to high ultrafiltration volumes (UFVs) is considered to be one of the drivers of cardiac dysfunction. While central venous oxygen saturation (ScvO 2 ) is frequently used as an indicator of cardiac output in non-uremic populations,(More)
OBJECTIVE Examination of the vocal function and acoustic analysis in 905 teachers in La Rioja. DESIGN A case control study: 576 cases and 329 controls. PATIENTS 905 teaching staff of La Rioja: 589 female and 316 male. METHODS All teachers filled in a standard questionnaire, ENT and vocal function examination, videolaryngostroboscopy and acoustic(More)
BACKGROUND Commencing hemodialysis (HD) using a catheter is associated with a higher risk of adverse outcomes, and early conversion from central-venous catheter (CVC) to arteriovenous fistula/graft (non-CVC) improves outcomes. We investigated CVC prevalence and conversion, and their effects on outcomes during the first year of HD in a multinational cohort(More)
  • 1