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Ten-language translation and harmonization of the International Prostate Symptom Score: developing a methodology for multinational clinical trials.
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The present set of 10 translations plus the original I-PSS questionnaire can be used in multi-country studies in which benign prostatic hyperplasia symptoms are to be assessed using the I- PSS and the data collected from different countries can be legitimately aggregated. Expand
Validation of the Spanish Version of the Asthma Control Test (ACT)
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The Spanish version of ACT is shown to be a reliable and valid tool for evaluating and discriminating asthma control. Expand
[Validation of the Spanish versions of the Montgomery-Asberg depression and Hamilton anxiety rating scales].
TLDR
Spanish versions of MADRS and HARS scales showed good psychometric properties, similar to those of the original scales, suitable for use in clinical practice and research in Spain. Expand
Randomised controlled trial of efficacy of albendazole in intra-abdominal hydatid disease
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The efficacy of albendazole at a dose of 10 mg/kg daily for 3 months suggests that it is a suitable alternative to surgery in uncomplicated hydatid liver disease, as initial treatment. Expand
Importance of Local Variations in Antibiotic Consumption and Geographical Differences of Erythromycin and Penicillin Resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae
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A geographical analysis of how commonly prescribed oral antibiotics are quantitatively and qualitatively responsible for the different local rates of erythromycin and penicillin resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae in Spain is presented shows that consumption of once-a-day macrolides was key for local erystromycin resistance variations. Expand
[A comparative psychometric study of the Spanish versions with 6, 17, and 21 items of the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale].
TLDR
Spanish versions of HDRS with 6, 17 and 21 items show similar psychometric properties and could be useful in ambulatory and primary care. Expand
Streptococcus pneumoniae resistance to erythromycin and penicillin in relation to macrolide and beta-lactam consumption in Spain (1979-1997).
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It is suggested that overuse of certain specific antibiotics is more likely to be related to the increase in drug-resistant strains of S. pneumoniae. Expand
Antimicrobial Resistance among Respiratory Pathogens in Spain: Latest Data and Changes over 11 Years (1996-1997 to 2006-2007)
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SAUCE-4 confirms a generalized decline in the resistance of the main respiratory pathogens to the antimicrobials as well as a shift in their resistance phenotypes. Expand
[Validation of the Spanish version of the Liebowitz social anxiety scale, social anxiety and distress scale and Sheehan disability inventory for the evaluation of social phobia].
TLDR
The Spanish versions of the LSAS, SADS and SDI questionnaires have shown adequate validity and reproducibility for use in clinical research and the clinical assessment of patients with social phobia in Spain. Expand
Response of Preterm Newborns to Immunization With a Hexavalent Diphtheria–Tetanus–Acellular Pertussis–Hepatitis B Virus–Inactivated Polio and Haemophilus influenzae Type b Vaccine: First Experiences
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Preterm infants who were immunized with the hexavalent DTPa-HBV-IPV/Hib vaccine at 2, 4, and 6 months displayed good immune response to all antigens, and the availability of this vaccine greatly facilitates the vaccination of premature infants. Expand
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