Natividad Benito

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term results after cardiac surgery in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus type-1 (HIV-1)
    Carlos A Mestres
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:1007-16; discussion 1016. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Alternariosis after liver transplantation
    N Benito
    Institut Clínic d Infeccions i Inmunologia, IDIBAPS, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 72:1840-3. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Infection with human herpesvirus 6 after kidney-pancreas transplant
    Natividad Benito
    Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Transplant 4:1197-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in liver transplant recipients in an endemic area
    Natividad Benito
    Institut Clínic de Infeccions i Inmunologia, Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS Barcelona, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 74:1381-6. 2002
  5. pmc Inflammatory responses in blood samples of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with pulmonary infections
    Natividad Benito
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clínic de Infeccions i Inmunologia, Clinic Hospital IDIBAPS, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:608-14. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [Human herpesvirus type 6 and type 7 in transplant recipients]
    Natividad Benito
    Servicio de Infecciones Institut Clínic d Infeccions i Inmunologia Hospital Clínic Universitari IDIBAPS Barcelona España
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 21:424-32. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of dihydropteroate synthase genotypes before and after the introduction of combined antiretroviral therapy and their influence on the outcome of Pneumocystis pneumonia in HIV-1-infected patients
    Miriam J Alvarez-Martinez
    Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS Institut d Investigació August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 68:60-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in Spanish HIV-infected patients in the combined antiretroviral therapy era: prevalence of dihydropteroate synthase mutations and prognostic factors of mortality
    Miriam J Alvarez-Martinez
    Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:34-43. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Human herpesvirus 7 primary infection in kidney transplant recipients
    Andrés Antón
    Department of Microbiology, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 85:298-302. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint A prospective survey of human herpesvirus-6 primary infection in solid organ transplant recipients
    Carlos Cervera
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 82:979-82. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term results after cardiac surgery in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus type-1 (HIV-1)
    Carlos A Mestres
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:1007-16; discussion 1016. 2003
    ..Assessment of long-term results of immunodeficiency virus type-1 (HIV-1)-infected patients undergoing cardiac surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alternariosis after liver transplantation
    N Benito
    Institut Clínic d Infeccions i Inmunologia, IDIBAPS, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 72:1840-3. 2001
    ..We describe an additional case and review the literature on infections due to Alternaria in organ transplant recipients, with special emphasis on treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Infection with human herpesvirus 6 after kidney-pancreas transplant
    Natividad Benito
    Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Transplant 4:1197-9. 2004
    ..The role of HHV-6 in solid-organ transplant recipients is not well defined. In hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (SCT) HHV-6 may cause fever, rash, myelosuppression, interstitial pneumonitis, and encephalitis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in liver transplant recipients in an endemic area
    Natividad Benito
    Institut Clínic de Infeccions i Inmunologia, Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS Barcelona, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 74:1381-6. 2002
    ..In addition, the risk of isoniazid hepatotoxicity could be high in liver transplant recipients (LTR). A retrospective cohort study was performed to evaluate the diagnosis and treatment of LTBI in LTR...
  5. pmc Inflammatory responses in blood samples of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with pulmonary infections
    Natividad Benito
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clínic de Infeccions i Inmunologia, Clinic Hospital IDIBAPS, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:608-14. 2004
    ..An elevated IL-8 level (>61 pg/ml) at the time of admission was an independent factor associated with higher mortality (odds ratio, 12; 95% confidence interval, 1.2 to 235.5)...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Human herpesvirus type 6 and type 7 in transplant recipients]
    Natividad Benito
    Servicio de Infecciones Institut Clínic d Infeccions i Inmunologia Hospital Clínic Universitari IDIBAPS Barcelona España
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 21:424-32. 2003
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  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of dihydropteroate synthase genotypes before and after the introduction of combined antiretroviral therapy and their influence on the outcome of Pneumocystis pneumonia in HIV-1-infected patients
    Miriam J Alvarez-Martinez
    Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS Institut d Investigació August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 68:60-5. 2010
    ..However, their presence did not worsen prognosis of PcP. The response to TMP-SMX with therapeutic doses was successful in most cases...
  8. doi request reprint Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in Spanish HIV-infected patients in the combined antiretroviral therapy era: prevalence of dihydropteroate synthase mutations and prognostic factors of mortality
    Miriam J Alvarez-Martinez
    Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:34-43. 2008
    ..03 and P < 0.001, respectively). The prevalence of DHPS mutants in Spain is low and is not associated with a worse outcome. Severe respiratory failure at admission is the strongest predictor of PCP outcome...
  9. doi request reprint Human herpesvirus 7 primary infection in kidney transplant recipients
    Andrés Antón
    Department of Microbiology, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 85:298-302. 2008
    ..In our study, the incidence of posttransplant HHV-7 primary infection was low and asymptomatic...
  10. ncbi request reprint A prospective survey of human herpesvirus-6 primary infection in solid organ transplant recipients
    Carlos Cervera
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 82:979-82. 2006
    ..In conclusion, our findings show a low incidence of symptomatic primary HHV-6 infection among seronegative solid-organ transplant recipients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Influence of age in renal transplant infections: cases and controls study
    Isabel Trouillhet
    Services of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 80:989-92. 2005
    ..Mortality rate was 13% in the cases (5% due to infections), whereas there was no controls' mortality. Although the number of bacterial infections was higher, kidney transplantation in elderly patients is a secure procedure...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors of non-HIV immunocompromised patients with pulmonary infiltrates
    Ana Rañó
    Servei de Pneumologia, Institut Clinic de Pneumologia i Cirurgia Toracica, Barcelona, Spain
    Chest 122:253-61. 2002
    ..To assess the outcome and the prognostic factors in 200 non-HIV immunocompromised patients with pulmonary infiltrates (PIs)...
  13. pmc Pulmonary infiltrates in immunosuppressed patients: analysis of a diagnostic protocol
    Cristina Danes
    Servei de Microbiologia, Institut Clinic d Infeccions i Immunologia, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques Agustí Pi i Sunyer, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2134-40. 2002
    ..Rapid diagnostic tests yielded results in 71 of 114 (62.2%) diagnoses of etiological pneumonia...
  14. pmc Health care-associated native valve endocarditis: importance of non-nosocomial acquisition
    Natividad Benito
    Hospital de Santa Creu i Sant Pau, University Autonoma of Barcelona, and Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Intern Med 150:586-94. 2009
    ..The clinical profile and outcome of nosocomial and non-nosocomial health care-associated native valve endocarditis are not well defined...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of nested and real-time PCR for the detection of Pneumocystis jiroveci in clinical specimens
    Miriam J Alvarez-Martinez
    Microbiology Department, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 56:153-60. 2006
    ..Real-time PCR has a statistically significantly better specificity than nested PCR (P = .015) and is likely to generate fewer false positives...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Specialized home care for infectious disease. Experience from 1995 to 2002]
    Juan Pablo Horcajada
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universidad de Barcelona, IDIBAPS Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 25:429-36. 2007
    ..This study reviews the experience of this service from 1995 to 2002 using prospectively recorded data...
  17. ncbi request reprint Native valve endocarditis due to coagulase-negative staphylococci: report of 99 episodes from the International Collaboration on Endocarditis Merged Database
    Vivian H Chu
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1527-30. 2004
    ..These results emphasize the importance of CoNS as a cause of NVE and the potential for serious complications with this infection...