Juan P de-Torres

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Publications

  1. pmc Inflammatory and repair serum biomarker pattern: association to clinical outcomes in COPD
    Victor Pinto-Plata
    Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Division, St Elizabeth s Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Respir Res 13:71. 2012
  2. pmc Smokers with CT detected emphysema and no airway obstruction have decreased plasma levels of EGF, IL-15, IL-8 and IL-1ra
    Juan P de-Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e60260. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender and COPD in patients attending a pulmonary clinic
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Nuestra Sra de Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
    Chest 128:2012-6. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Lung cancer in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-- incidence and predicting factors
    Juan P de Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:913-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Six-minute walking distance in women with COPD
    Juan P de Torres
    Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    COPD 8:300-5. 2011
  6. pmc Gender differences in plasma biomarker levels in a cohort of COPD patients: a pilot study
    Juan P de Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e16021. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Emphysema presence, severity, and distribution has little impact on the clinical presentation of a cohort of patients with mild to moderate COPD
    Juan P de Torres
    Department of Pulmonology, University Clinic of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Chest 139:36-42. 2011
  8. doi request reprint [Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in women]
    Juan Pablo de Torres Tajes
    Servicio de Neumologia, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 46:23-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Sex differences in mortality in patients with COPD
    J P de Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universitaria de Navarra, Av Pio XII 36, Pamplona, 31008, Spain
    Eur Respir J 33:528-35. 2009
  10. doi request reprint C-reactive protein levels and survival in patients with moderate to very severe COPD
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Ntra Sra de Candelaria, Canary Islands, Tenerife, Spain
    Chest 133:1336-43. 2008

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Publications19

  1. pmc Inflammatory and repair serum biomarker pattern: association to clinical outcomes in COPD
    Victor Pinto-Plata
    Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Division, St Elizabeth s Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Respir Res 13:71. 2012
    ..The relationship between serum biomarkers and clinical expressions of COPD is limited. We planned to further describe this association using markers of inflammation and injury and repair...
  2. pmc Smokers with CT detected emphysema and no airway obstruction have decreased plasma levels of EGF, IL-15, IL-8 and IL-1ra
    Juan P de-Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e60260. 2013
    ..Low-grade inflammation and emphysema have been shown to be associated with an increased risk of lung cancer. However, the systemic inflammatory response in patients with emphysema is still unknown...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender and COPD in patients attending a pulmonary clinic
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Nuestra Sra de Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
    Chest 128:2012-6. 2005
    ..To compare gender differences in the clinical expression of COPD patients attending a pulmonary clinic...
  4. doi request reprint Lung cancer in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-- incidence and predicting factors
    Juan P de Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:913-9. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Six-minute walking distance in women with COPD
    Juan P de Torres
    Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    COPD 8:300-5. 2011
    ..The 6-minute walk distance (6MWD) has been useful in the evaluation of men with COPD. Little is known about 6MWD in women with the disease...
  6. pmc Gender differences in plasma biomarker levels in a cohort of COPD patients: a pilot study
    Juan P de Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e16021. 2011
    ..Little is known about gender differences in plasma biomarker levels in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  7. doi request reprint Emphysema presence, severity, and distribution has little impact on the clinical presentation of a cohort of patients with mild to moderate COPD
    Juan P de Torres
    Department of Pulmonology, University Clinic of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Chest 139:36-42. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to describe emphysema presence, severity, and distribution and its impact on clinical presentation of patients with mild to moderate COPD...
  8. doi request reprint [Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in women]
    Juan Pablo de Torres Tajes
    Servicio de Neumologia, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 46:23-7. 2010
    ..Better phenotypical characterization of COPD in women would allow its impact on the health system to be more accurately evaluated and more individualized therapeutic strategies to be designed...
  9. doi request reprint Sex differences in mortality in patients with COPD
    J P de Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universitaria de Navarra, Av Pio XII 36, Pamplona, 31008, Spain
    Eur Respir J 33:528-35. 2009
    ..For both sexes the BODE index is a better predictor of survival than the forced expiratory volume in one second...
  10. doi request reprint C-reactive protein levels and survival in patients with moderate to very severe COPD
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Ntra Sra de Candelaria, Canary Islands, Tenerife, Spain
    Chest 133:1336-43. 2008
    ..In epidemiologic studies, CRP level is associated with all-cause mortality in patients with mild-to-moderate disease...
  11. pmc COPD heterogeneity: gender differences in the multidimensional BODE index
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Universitario Ntra Sra de Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2:151-5. 2007
    ..The BODE index was recently validated as a multidimensional tool for the evaluation of patients with COPD. The influence of gender on the BODE index has not been studied...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gender and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in high-risk smokers
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Universitario N S de Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
    Respiration 73:306-10. 2006
    ..Data suggest that women are more susceptible to develop airway obstruction compared to men for the same number of cigarettes smoked...
  13. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein levels and clinically important predictive outcomes in stable COPD patients
    J P de Torres
    Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital Nuestra Señora de Candelaria, Ctra del Rosario s n, 38010 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
    Eur Respir J 27:902-7. 2006
    ..This should be considered when C-reactive protein levels are measured in stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients...
  14. pmc Gender and respiratory factors associated with dyspnea in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Nuestra Sra de Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
    Respir Res 8:18. 2007
    ..We had shown that COPD women expressed more dyspnea than men for the same degree of airway obstruction...
  15. pmc Gender associated differences in determinants of quality of life in patients with COPD: a case series study
    Juan P de Torres
    Respiratory Research Unit, Hospital Nuestra Sra de Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:72. 2006
    ..Quality of Life (QoL) has become an important outcome in COPD patients. The aim of our study was to explore factors contributing to gender differences in Quality of Life of COPD patients...
  16. pmc TNFA-863 polymorphism is associated with a reduced risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a replication study
    Elizabeth Cordoba-Lanus
    Research Unit, Hospital Universitario Nuestra Senora de Candelaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Med Genet 12:132. 2011
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Exploring the impact of screening with low-dose CT on lung cancer mortality in mild to moderate COPD patients: a pilot study
    Juan P de-Torres
    Pulmonary Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona 31200, Spain
    Respir Med 107:702-7. 2013
    ..COPD is an independent risk factor for lung cancer, especially in patients with mild to moderate disease...
  18. pmc Investigation of complement activation product c4d as a diagnostic and prognostic biomarker for lung cancer
    Daniel Ajona
    Affiliations of authors Division of Oncology, Center for Applied Medical Research, Pamplona, Spain DA, MJP, LC, Ja, LMM, RP Department of Histology and Pathology MJP, Ja, LMM and Department of Biochemistry and Genetics RP School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain Department of Oncology JLP, Department of Pathology MDL, Department of Thoracic Surgery WT, Department of Pulmonary Medicine JPdT, JJZ Clínica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain Thoracic Program, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN PPM Department of Medicine, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain CC Department of Medical Oncology, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain CC Molecular Oncology Laboratory, Fundación para la Investigación del Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain EJL
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:1385-93. 2013
    ..There is a medical need for diagnostic biomarkers in lung cancer. We evaluated the diagnostic performance of complement activation fragments...
  19. doi request reprint New GOLD classification: longitudinal data on group assignment
    Ciro Casanova
    Pulmonary Department, Hospital Universitario NTRA, SRA, de La Candelaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
    Respir Res 15:3. 2014
    ..Little is known about the longitudinal changes associated with using the 2013 update of the multidimensional GOLD strategy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...