Borja Gomez

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of procalcitonin in well-appearing young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Univeristy Hospital, Plaza de Cruces s n, 48 902 Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatrics 130:815-22. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Clinical and analytical characteristics and short-term evolution of enteroviral meningitis in young infants presenting with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:518-23. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of leukopenia in young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:92-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Blood culture and bacteremia predictors in infants less than three months of age with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    From the Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Plaza de Cruces s n, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:43-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint [Safety and effectiveness of nitrous oxide for sedation-analgesia in emergency departments]
    B Gomez
    Servicio de Urgencias de Pediatría, Hospital de Cruces, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Espana
    An Pediatr (Barc) 75:96-102. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Use of urine dipstick evaluating young infants with fever without a source and positive urine culture
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Osakidetza Basque Health Service, Bilbao, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1103-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Well appearing young infants with fever without known source in the emergency department: are lumbar punctures always necessary?
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Basque Country, Spain
    Eur J Emerg Med 17:167-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Is 15 days an appropriate cut-off age for considering serious bacterial infection in the management of febrile infants?
    Silvia Garcia
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:455-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Rapid influenza test in young febrile infants for the identification of low-risk patients
    Santiago Mintegi
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Hospital Cruces, Barakaldo, Basque Country, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1026-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Invasive bacterial infections in a paediatric emergency department in the era of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Maria Herrero
    Department of Pediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain
    Eur J Emerg Med 19:89-94. 2012

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of procalcitonin in well-appearing young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Univeristy Hospital, Plaza de Cruces s n, 48 902 Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatrics 130:815-22. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess its performance in diagnosing serious bacterial infections and specifically invasive bacterial infections (IBIs) in well-appearing infants aged <3 months with fever without source (FWS)...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical and analytical characteristics and short-term evolution of enteroviral meningitis in young infants presenting with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:518-23. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the characteristics of the enteroviral meningitis diagnosed in a pediatric emergency department among infants younger than 3 months with fever without source and its short-term evolution...
  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of leukopenia in young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:92-5. 2012
    ..6% for those with leukocytosis (odds ratio, 3.59). None of the 9 well-appearing febrile neonates with leukopenia developed an SBI. Leukopenia, in well-appearing young febrile infants, should not be considered as an SBI risk factor...
  4. doi request reprint Blood culture and bacteremia predictors in infants less than three months of age with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    From the Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Plaza de Cruces s n, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:43-7. 2010
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  5. doi request reprint [Safety and effectiveness of nitrous oxide for sedation-analgesia in emergency departments]
    B Gomez
    Servicio de Urgencias de Pediatría, Hospital de Cruces, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Espana
    An Pediatr (Barc) 75:96-102. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Use of urine dipstick evaluating young infants with fever without a source and positive urine culture
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Osakidetza Basque Health Service, Bilbao, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1103-5. 2011
    ..Febrile young infants with positive urine culture and negative urine dipstick may not have a urinary tract infection and less aggressive management can be considered...
  7. doi request reprint Well appearing young infants with fever without known source in the emergency department: are lumbar punctures always necessary?
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Basque Country, Spain
    Eur J Emerg Med 17:167-9. 2010
    ..This approach may lead to under-diagnosing nonbacterial meningitis...
  8. doi request reprint Is 15 days an appropriate cut-off age for considering serious bacterial infection in the management of febrile infants?
    Silvia Garcia
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:455-8. 2012
    ..However, as the prevalence of SBI is not homogenous in this age group, some authors have considered decreasing this cut-off age, allowing ambulatory management of selected patients meeting low-risk criteria...
  9. doi request reprint Rapid influenza test in young febrile infants for the identification of low-risk patients
    Santiago Mintegi
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Hospital Cruces, Barakaldo, Basque Country, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1026-8. 2009
    ..Routine blood culture may be no longer necessary in infants with a positive RIT...
  10. doi request reprint Invasive bacterial infections in a paediatric emergency department in the era of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Maria Herrero
    Department of Pediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain
    Eur J Emerg Med 19:89-94. 2012
    ..To describe the characteristics of patients diagnosed with invasive bacterial infections (IBIs) in a Paediatric Emergency Department (PED) following the introduction of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugated vaccine (PCV7)...