Patients with type 1 Gaucher disease in Spain: A cross-sectional evaluation of health status.

@article{Giraldo2016PatientsWT,
  title={Patients with type 1 Gaucher disease in Spain: A cross-sectional evaluation of health status.},
  author={Pilar Giraldo and Jordi P{\'e}rez-L{\'o}pez and Ramiro N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Rafael Fern{\'a}ndez de la Puebla and Elisa Lu{\~n}o and Salvador Saura-Grau and Juan Carlos Bureo and Sylvia Plaza and Javier de la Serna},
  journal={Blood cells, molecules & diseases},
  year={2016},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={23-30}
}
A multicentre, cross-sectional epidemiological survey was conducted to describe the health status of patients with type 1 Gaucher disease (GD1) in Spain. Patient data were collected retrospectively from clinical records. Therapeutic goals for seven clinical parameters were chosen as primary outcome measures. 108 GD1 patients (mean age 44.8 years; 53% male) were recruited from 28 hospitals. Ninety-five patients (88%) were receiving treatment for GD1. Hemoglobin concentration was the therapeutic… CONTINUE READING