Ana Maria Fortuna

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Measurement of asthma control according to Global Initiative for Asthma guidelines: a comparison with the Asthma Control Questionnaire
    José María Olaguíbel
    Department of Allergy, Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra, Fundación Miguel Servet, Pamplona, Spain
    Respir Res 13:50. 2012
  2. doi request reprint [Determining the alveolar component of nitric oxide in exhaled air: procedures and reference values for healthy persons]
    Ana Maria Fortuna
    Unidad de Función Pulmonar, Departamento de neumologia, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 45:145-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Airway and alveolar nitric oxide measurements in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    A M Fortuna
    Sleep Laboratory, Respiratory Medicine Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Mas Casanovas, 90, Barcelona 08025, Spain
    Respir Med 105:630-6. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic utility of inflammatory biomarkers in asthma: exhaled nitric oxide and induced sputum eosinophil count
    Ana Maria Fortuna
    Department of Pulmonary Function, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167, Barcelona 08025, Spain
    Respir Med 101:2416-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [Measurement of fraction of exhaled nitric oxide with the portable NIOX-MINO monitor in healthy adults]
    Ana Maria Fortuna
    Unidad de Función Pulmonar, Departamento de neumologia, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 43:176-9. 2007

Collaborators

  • Marco Balleza
  • José María Olaguíbel
  • Cristina Fernandez
  • Berta Juliá
  • Santiago Quirce
  • Jesus Molina
  • Vicente Plaza

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Measurement of asthma control according to Global Initiative for Asthma guidelines: a comparison with the Asthma Control Questionnaire
    José María Olaguíbel
    Department of Allergy, Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra, Fundación Miguel Servet, Pamplona, Spain
    Respir Res 13:50. 2012
    ..Cut-off points that best discriminate "well-controlled" or "not well-controlled" asthma have been suggested from the analysis of a large randomized clinical trial but they may not be adequate for daily clinical practice...
  2. doi request reprint [Determining the alveolar component of nitric oxide in exhaled air: procedures and reference values for healthy persons]
    Ana Maria Fortuna
    Unidad de Función Pulmonar, Departamento de neumologia, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 45:145-9. 2009
    ..The mean (SD) Fe(NO) was 15 (6)ppb. The mean Ca(NO) was 3.04 (1.30)ppb. These values of Ca(NO) measured in healthy individuals will allow us to analyze alveolar inflammatory behavior in respiratory and systemic processes...
  3. doi request reprint Airway and alveolar nitric oxide measurements in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    A M Fortuna
    Sleep Laboratory, Respiratory Medicine Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Mas Casanovas, 90, Barcelona 08025, Spain
    Respir Med 105:630-6. 2011
    ..Nitric oxide (NO) is an important mediator in airway inflammation and the regulation of endothelium-dependent vasodilation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic utility of inflammatory biomarkers in asthma: exhaled nitric oxide and induced sputum eosinophil count
    Ana Maria Fortuna
    Department of Pulmonary Function, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167, Barcelona 08025, Spain
    Respir Med 101:2416-21. 2007
    ..The fraction of exhaled nitric oxide (FE(NO)) and induced sputum eosinophil count (Eos%) have been used as non-invasive inflammatory biomarkers...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Measurement of fraction of exhaled nitric oxide with the portable NIOX-MINO monitor in healthy adults]
    Ana Maria Fortuna
    Unidad de Función Pulmonar, Departamento de neumologia, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 43:176-9. 2007
    ..5 FENO(N-6008)]. We did not observe statistically significant correlations between FENO measurements and age, sex, body mass index, or spirometry...