Enric Sánchez
University of Lleida
EndocrinologyType 2 diabetesObesityDiabetes mellitusMedicine
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Publications 39
#1Júlia Carmona-Maurici (University of Barcelona)
#2Elena Cuello (University of Lleida)H-Index: 1
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Abstract Objectives The main cause of death in obese individuals is cardiovascular disease precipitated by atherosclerosis. Endothelial dysfunction and inflammation are considered early events in the development of the disease. The aim of this study was to identify biomarkers of subclinical atherosclerosis in patients with morbid obesity by comparing clinical, vascular and biochemical parameters indicative of endothelial dysfunction in patients with and without atheromatous plaque and monitoring...
#1Enric Sánchez (University of Lleida)H-Index: 4
#2Chadia Mizab (University of Lleida)H-Index: 1
Last. Jessica González (University of Lleida)
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In order to compare spirometric maneuvers in adults according to the presence of type 1 diabetes, a case-control study including 75 patients with type 1 diabetes and 75 controls matched by sex, age, and body mass index were designed. In addition, 75 patients with type 1 diabetes were added to examine the potential the impact of subcutaneous insulin therapy on pulmonary function. Lung function measurements were assessed according to the global initiative for chronic obstructive lung disease guide...
#1Maria-Dolores Santos (University of Lleida)
#2Miquel ButiH-Index: 2
Last. Marta Bueno (University of Lleida)H-Index: 2
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Introduction: Paired cohort investigations assessing the evolution of anthropometric indices are scarce. Here we assessed the 10-year evolution of BMI, total body fat, and lean body mass in 50,019 participants aged 18 to 90 years at the time of first assessment. Material and Methods: A retrospective cohort study using an electronic database that contains anonymized, longitudinal data from Primary Care medical records covering the 2007–2008 and 2017–2018 periods. Total body fat was estimated usin...
#1Ana de HollandaH-Index: 6
#1Ana de Hollanda (ISCIII: Carlos III Health Institute)H-Index: 1
Last. Andreea CiudinH-Index: 10
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Almost one third of patients do not achieve type 2 diabetes remission after bariatric surgery or are unable to sustain this effect long term. Our objective was to delve further into the dynamic responses of diabetes after bariatric surgery and to evaluate the “time-within-remission range” as a variable of metabolic control. A descriptive cohort study was done using a computerised multicentre and multidisciplinary registry. All data were adjusted by propensity score. A total of 1186 subjects with...
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#1Liliana Gutiérrez-Carrasquilla (University of Lleida)H-Index: 2
#2Carolina López-Cano (University of Lleida)H-Index: 4
Last. Cristina Hernández (Autonomous University of Barcelona)H-Index: 46
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Type 2 diabetes exerts a negative impact on sleep breathing. It is unknown whether a long-term improvement in glycemic control ameliorates this effect. We conducted an interventional study with 35 patients with type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) to explore this. At home, sleep breathing parameters were assessed at baseline and after a 4-month period in which antidiabetic therapy was intensified. Patients who decreased their body mass index ≥2kg/m2 were excluded. Those with an HbA1...
#1Enric Sánchez (University of Lleida)H-Index: 4
#2Angels Betriu (University of Lleida)H-Index: 19
Last. Albert Lecube (University of Lleida)H-Index: 5
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Purpose Adherence to Mediterranean diet (MedDiet) and physical activity have been associated to lower cardiovascular risk and mortality. Our purpose was to test the modification of advanced glycation end-products (AGEs) as one of the underlying mechanisms explaining this relationship.
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#1Enric Sánchez (University of Lleida)H-Index: 4
#2Marta Gómez Sánchez (University of Lleida)H-Index: 1
Last. Marta HernándezH-Index: 26
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OBJECTIVE: There is a close relationship between excess adiposity and cardiovascular disease. Although body mass index (BMI) is the most used approach to estimate excess weight, other anthropometric indices have been developed to measure total body and abdominal adiposity. Here, our objective was to assess the usefulness of these anthropometric indices to detect subclinical atheromatous disease. METHODS: A cross-sectional study with 6,809 middle-aged subjects (mean age, 57 [53-63] years) with lo...
#1Enric Sánchez (University of Lleida)H-Index: 4
#2Albert Lecube (University of Lleida)H-Index: 5
Last. Montserrat Martínez-Alonso (University of Lleida)H-Index: 20
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Diabetes & Metabolism - In Press.Proof corrected by the author Available online since samedi 28 avril 2018
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#1Enric Sánchez (University of Lleida)H-Index: 4
#2Angels BetriuH-Index: 19
Last. Albert Lecube (University of Lleida)H-Index: 23
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Background Prediabetes has recently been associated with subclinical atheromatous disease in the middle-aged population. Our aim was to characterize atheromatous plaque burden by the number of affected territories and the total plaque area in the prediabetes stage.
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#1Carolina López-Cano (Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova)H-Index: 1
#1Carolina López-Cano (Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova)H-Index: 4
Last. Albert LecubeH-Index: 23
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Introduction. Many studies on the impact of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) on sleep breathing have shown a higher prevalence and severity of sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (SAHS) in those with T2DM. Moreover, an increased activity of the sympathetic nervous system has been described in both pathologies. This cross-sectional study aimed to assess sympathetic activity in patients with T2DM, and to investigate the relationship between sympathetic activity and polysomnographic parameters. Materials ...