José Ramón Blanco

Summary

Affiliation: Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Definition of advanced age in HIV infection: looking for an age cut-off
    José R Blanco
    Hospital San Pedro CIBIR, Logrono, Spain
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:1000-6. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint [Microbiological diagnosis of emerging bacterial pathogens: Anaplasma, Bartonella, Rickettsia, and Tropheryma whipplei]
    José Ramón Blanco
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Centro de Rickettsiosis y Enfermedades Transmitidas por Artrópodos Vectores, Hospital San Pedro CIBIR, Logrono, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:573-80. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Rickettsiosis in Europe
    J R Blanco
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Complejo San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Hospital de La Rioja, Avd Viana 1, 26001, Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:26-33. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and aging
    José R Blanco
    San Pedro CIBIR Hospital, Logrono, Spain
    AIDS Rev 12:218-30. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of rickettsia felis-like and Bartonella Spp. in Ctenocephalides felis and Ctenocephalides canis from La Rioja (Northern Spain)
    José Ramón Blanco
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda Viana, N 1, 26001 Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:270-4. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Dermacentor-borne necrosis erythema and lymphadenopathy: clinical and epidemiological features of a new tick-borne disease
    J A Oteo
    Servicio de Medicina Interna y Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital de La Rioja, Logrono, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 10:327-31. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint [The influence of alternative medicine in highly active antiretroviral treatment]
    M Vazquez Hernandez
    Servicio de Farmacia Hospitalaria, Hospital San Pedro, Logrono, La Rioja, Espana
    Farm Hosp 33:31-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of human infections caused by Bartonella spp.]
    L Perez-Martinez
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital San Pedro Centro de Investigación Biomédica de La Rioja, Logrono, Spain
    Rev Esp Quimioter 23:109-14. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint DEBONEL/TIBOLA: is Rickettsia slovaca the only etiological agent?
    V Ibarra
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda Viana, No 1, 26001, Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:346-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Low risk of developing human Rickettsia aeschlimannii infection in the north of Spain
    J A Oteo
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda de Viana no 1, 26001 Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:349-51. 2005

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Definition of advanced age in HIV infection: looking for an age cut-off
    José R Blanco
    Hospital San Pedro CIBIR, Logrono, Spain
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:1000-6. 2012
    ..In HIV infection, patients aged ≥50 years have a poorer immunological response to HAART and a poorer survival. This age could be used to define medically advanced age in HIV-infected people...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Microbiological diagnosis of emerging bacterial pathogens: Anaplasma, Bartonella, Rickettsia, and Tropheryma whipplei]
    José Ramón Blanco
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Centro de Rickettsiosis y Enfermedades Transmitidas por Artrópodos Vectores, Hospital San Pedro CIBIR, Logrono, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:573-80. 2008
    ..2007) (www.seimc.org/documentos/protocolos/microbiologia/)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rickettsiosis in Europe
    J R Blanco
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Complejo San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Hospital de La Rioja, Avd Viana 1, 26001, Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:26-33. 2006
    ..Other rickettsioses exist that have not yet been implicated in human pathology. We should consider that climate changes and other factors could contribute to the emergence and reemergence of other new diseases...
  4. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and aging
    José R Blanco
    San Pedro CIBIR Hospital, Logrono, Spain
    AIDS Rev 12:218-30. 2010
    ..Because no guidelines recommend a specific HAART regimen for older people, specific clinical trials and pharmacological studies should be designed to optimize HAART in these patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of rickettsia felis-like and Bartonella Spp. in Ctenocephalides felis and Ctenocephalides canis from La Rioja (Northern Spain)
    José Ramón Blanco
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda Viana, N 1, 26001 Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:270-4. 2006
    ..4%), Bartonella clarridgeiae (6.8%), and Bartonella henselae (3.4%) were detected in Ctenocephalides spp. Other Bartonella sp. different from B. clarridgeiae and B. henselae could also be present in fleas from La Rioja...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dermacentor-borne necrosis erythema and lymphadenopathy: clinical and epidemiological features of a new tick-borne disease
    J A Oteo
    Servicio de Medicina Interna y Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital de La Rioja, Logrono, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 10:327-31. 2004
    ..The probable aetiological agent is Rickettsia slovaca. Similar cases have been reported in other European countries...
  7. ncbi request reprint [The influence of alternative medicine in highly active antiretroviral treatment]
    M Vazquez Hernandez
    Servicio de Farmacia Hospitalaria, Hospital San Pedro, Logrono, La Rioja, Espana
    Farm Hosp 33:31-6. 2009
    ..Secondly, with the help of existing bibliographic information, we want to study the existence of possible interactions...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of human infections caused by Bartonella spp.]
    L Perez-Martinez
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital San Pedro Centro de Investigación Biomédica de La Rioja, Logrono, Spain
    Rev Esp Quimioter 23:109-14. 2010
    ..There is not a universal therapy for this infection, therefore treatment should be chosen individually. The aim of this review is to update the therapeutics aspects of this kind of infections...
  9. ncbi request reprint DEBONEL/TIBOLA: is Rickettsia slovaca the only etiological agent?
    V Ibarra
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda Viana, No 1, 26001, Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:346-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Low risk of developing human Rickettsia aeschlimannii infection in the north of Spain
    J A Oteo
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda de Viana no 1, 26001 Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:349-51. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of spotted fever group Rickettsia species detected in ticks in La Rioja, Spain
    J A Oteo
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda de Viana n 1, 26001 Logroño, La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:320-3. 2006
    ..aeschlimannii, R. massiliae, BAR29, R. slovaca and Rickettsia sp. strains RpA4, DnS14, DnS28 and JL-02. Their presence has to be taken into account since most of them have been recognized as human pathogens...
  12. ncbi request reprint Rickettsia slovaca infection: DEBONEL/TIBOLA
    V Ibarra
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda Viana No 1 26001 Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:206-14. 2006
    ..strains RpA4, DnS14, and DnS28. All ticks removed from patients were PCR-positive. Sequencing showed 8 of them identified as R. slovaca and 2 as Rickettsia sp. strains RpA4, DnS14, and DnS28...
  13. doi request reprint Safety, efficacy, and persistence of emtricitabine/tenofovir versus other nucleoside analogues in naive subjects aged 50 years or older in Spain: the TRIP study
    José Ramón Blanco
    Infectious Diseases Department, Hospital San Pedro CIBIR, Logrono, Spain
    HIV Clin Trials 14:204-15. 2013
    ..Our study compares emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (FTC/TDF) versus other nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) regimens in HIV ART-naïve patients who are ≥50 years...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Endocarditis due to Bartonella spp. Three new clinical cases and Spanish literature review]
    Jose Antonio Oteo
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Complejo Hospitalario San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Hospital de La Rioja, Logrono, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 24:297-301. 2006
    ..Infections by Bartonella spp. include a wide spectrum of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, such as culture-negative endocarditis...
  15. doi request reprint Minimal effects of Darunavir on adipocyte differentiation and metabolism in 3T3-L1 cells
    Patricia Pérez-Matute
    HIV and Associated Metabolic Alterations Unit, Infectious Diseases Area, Center for Biomedical Research of La Rioja CIBIR, Piqueras, No 98, 26006, Logrono, Spain
    J Infect Chemother 18:485-93. 2012
    ..The lack of effects of RTV co-treatment on glucose and lipid metabolism emphasizes the safety of this treatment...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of IgG antibody response against Rickettsia conorii and Rickettsia slovaca in patients with DEBONEL/TIBOLA
    S Santibanez
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda de Viana number 1, 26001 Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:570-2. 2006
    ..slovaca antigen allowed the diagnoses in 18 of the 31 patients (58%), and 17 patients (55%) were diagnosed with this disease using R. conorii antigen. Therefore, using R. slovaca as antigen did not improve the sensitivity of the assay...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of antibiotic treatment in patients with DEBONEL/TIBOLA
    V Ibarra
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Avda Viana, N 1, 26001 Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:257-8. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to know the effect of starting early treatment in the course of the DEBONEL/TIBOLA...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Diseases produced by Bartonella]
    José Ramón Blanco
    Area de Gestión en Enfermedades Infecciosas, Complejo San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja, Hospital de La Rioja, Avda del Viana 1, 26001 Logroño, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 23:313-9; quiz 320. 2005
    ..is responsible of potentially serious clinical pictures (endocarditis, chronic bacteremia, bacillary angiomatosis, Carrion's disease, etc.), so clinical suspicion, a quick diagnosis and an early treatment provide a better resolution...
  19. ncbi request reprint Detection of a non-pathogenic variant of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Ixodes ricinus from La Rioja, Spain
    A Portillo
    Area de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospitales San Millán San Pedro de La Rioja Avda Viana, No 1 26001, Logroño La Rioja, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:333-6. 2005
    ..This finding could justify the low incidence of human anaplasmosis in our area, despite the high prevalence of A. phagocytophilum in ticks...
  20. pmc Presence of granulocytic ehrlichia in ticks and serological evidence of human infection in La Rioja, Spain
    J A Oteo
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital de La Rioja, , Spain
    Epidemiol Infect 127:353-8. 2001
    ..HGE should be considered in the differential diagnosis of flu-like syndromes in the study area in the north of Spain...
  21. ncbi request reprint Human granulocytic ehrlichiosis in Europe
    J R Blanco
    Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital de La Rioja, Logrono, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 8:763-72. 2002
    ..European HGE cases have a less severe course, and the presence of morulae is uncommon. In Europe, verification of HGE has been based on PCR and immunofluorescence antibody tests, because no isolation from humans has been reported...
  22. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the diagnosis of tick-borne bacterial diseases in Europe
    P Brouqui
    Unite des Rickettsies, CNRS UMR 6020, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de la Mediterranee, Marseille, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 10:1108-32. 2004
    ..These guidelines aim to help clinicians and microbiologists in diagnosing infection transmitted by tick bites and to provide the scientific and medical community with a better understanding of these infectious diseases...