C Guinovart

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Malaria: burden of disease
    C Guinovart
    Centre for International Health, Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Mol Med 6:137-40. 2006
  2. pmc Malaria in rural Mozambique. Part I: children attending the outpatient clinic
    Caterina Guinovart
    Barcelona Center for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Rosselló 132, E 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Malar J 7:36. 2008
  3. pmc Malaria in rural Mozambique. Part II: children admitted to hospital
    Quique Bassat
    Barcelona Center for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, University of Barcelona, Rosselló 132, E 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Malar J 7:37. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Methods for determining vaccine efficacy and effectiveness and the main barriers to developing a fully deployable malaria vaccine
    Caterina Guinovart
    Barcelona Center for International Health Research, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Rosselló 132, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:276-81. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The changing epidemiology of malaria in Ifakara Town, southern Tanzania
    David Schellenberg
    Centre for International Health, Institut de Investigaciones Biomedicas August Pi I Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 9:68-76. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Haematological and biochemical indices in young African children: in search of reference intervals
    Llorenç Quintó
    Centre de Salut Internacional, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1741-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between haemoglobin and haematocrit in the definition of anaemia
    Llorenç Quintó
    Centre de Salut Internacional, CSI, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1295-302. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Duration of protection with RTS,S/AS02A malaria vaccine in prevention of Plasmodium falciparum disease in Mozambican children: single-blind extended follow-up of a randomised controlled trial
    Pedro L Alonso
    Centre de Salut Internacional, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet 366:2012-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of the RTS,S/AS02A vaccine against Plasmodium falciparum infection and disease in young African children: randomised controlled trial
    Pedro L Alonso
    Centre de Salut Internacional, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet 364:1411-20. 2004
  10. pmc Insights into long-lasting protection induced by RTS,S/AS02A malaria vaccine: further results from a phase IIb trial in Mozambican children
    Caterina Guinovart
    Barcelona Centre for International Health Research, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e5165. 2009

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Malaria: burden of disease
    C Guinovart
    Centre for International Health, Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Mol Med 6:137-40. 2006
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  2. pmc Malaria in rural Mozambique. Part I: children attending the outpatient clinic
    Caterina Guinovart
    Barcelona Center for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Rosselló 132, E 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Malar J 7:36. 2008
    ..Malaria represents a huge burden for the health care services across Africa. Describing malaria attending health services contributes to quantify the burden and describe the epidemiology and clinical presentation...
  3. pmc Malaria in rural Mozambique. Part II: children admitted to hospital
    Quique Bassat
    Barcelona Center for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, University of Barcelona, Rosselló 132, E 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Malar J 7:37. 2008
    ..Minimum community based-incidence rates (MCBIRs) complement hospital data, describing the malaria burden in the community...
  4. ncbi request reprint Methods for determining vaccine efficacy and effectiveness and the main barriers to developing a fully deployable malaria vaccine
    Caterina Guinovart
    Barcelona Center for International Health Research, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Rosselló 132, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:276-81. 2007
    ..Deployment of a safe and effective malaria vaccine administered in early childhood could become a major public health tool, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa...
  5. ncbi request reprint The changing epidemiology of malaria in Ifakara Town, southern Tanzania
    David Schellenberg
    Centre for International Health, Institut de Investigaciones Biomedicas August Pi I Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 9:68-76. 2004
    ..Even in low/moderate malaria transmission settings, where older children suffer most malaria episodes, targeting effective malaria control at infants may produce important reductions in infant mortality caused by malaria...
  6. ncbi request reprint Haematological and biochemical indices in young African children: in search of reference intervals
    Llorenç Quintó
    Centre de Salut Internacional, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1741-8. 2006
    ..Few studies have been performed in Africa questioning the validity of these values when applied to local African populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between haemoglobin and haematocrit in the definition of anaemia
    Llorenç Quintó
    Centre de Salut Internacional, CSI, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1295-302. 2006
    ..Haematocrit (Hct) (%) is usually defined as three times the value of haemoglobin (Hgb) (g/dl), while the clinical definition of anaemia is related to either an abnormal Hct or Hgb value...
  8. ncbi request reprint Duration of protection with RTS,S/AS02A malaria vaccine in prevention of Plasmodium falciparum disease in Mozambican children: single-blind extended follow-up of a randomised controlled trial
    Pedro L Alonso
    Centre de Salut Internacional, Hospital Clinic Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet 366:2012-8. 2005
    ..An important remaining issue is the durability of protection against clinical disease in these children...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of the RTS,S/AS02A vaccine against Plasmodium falciparum infection and disease in young African children: randomised controlled trial
    Pedro L Alonso
    Centre de Salut Internacional, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet 364:1411-20. 2004
    ..RTS,S/AS02A is a pre-erythrocytic vaccine candidate based on Plasmodium falciparum circumsporozoite surface antigen. We aimed to assess vaccine efficacy, immunogenicity, and safety in young African children...
  10. pmc Insights into long-lasting protection induced by RTS,S/AS02A malaria vaccine: further results from a phase IIb trial in Mozambican children
    Caterina Guinovart
    Barcelona Centre for International Health Research, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e5165. 2009
    ..We performed a new, exploratory analysis to explore differences in the duration of protection among participants to better understand the protection afforded by RTS,S...
  11. doi request reprint Severe malaria and concomitant bacteraemia in children admitted to a rural Mozambican hospital
    Quique Bassat
    Barcelona Center for International Health Research, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 14:1011-9. 2009
    ..To describe the prevalence, aetiology and prognostic implications of coexisting invasive bacterial disease in children admitted with severe malaria in a rural Mozambican Hospital...
  12. ncbi request reprint Safety of the RTS,S/AS02A malaria vaccine in Mozambican children during a Phase IIb trial
    Jahit Sacarlal
    Centro de Investigação em Saúde de Manhiça, Manhiça, Mozambique
    Vaccine 26:174-84. 2008
    ..Overall, these results indicate that the RTS,S/AS02A vaccine has a good safety profile and well tolerated when given in three doses to semi-immune children living in malaria-endemic areas...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Factors related to experiencing respiratory failure in cases of opiate overdose for which care was provided in an open setting. Barcelona, Spain]
    Manel Anoro
    Programa socio sanitario Can Tunis, Associació Benestar i Desenvolupament, Barcelona
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 78:601-8. 2004
    ..To determine the factors associated with respiratory arrest in opiate overdoses (coma, pupillary miosis, respiratory depression, and response to naloxone) among injecting drug users in the Can Tunis quarter of Barcelona...