Joan Gavalda

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital Universitario
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus DNAemia is an early surrogate marker of the net state of immunosuppresion in solid organ transplant recipients
    Rafael San-Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre I 12, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 95:688-93. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Limited impact of cytomegalovirus infection in the long-term outcome of renal and liver transplant
    R San-Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre I 12, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Virol 56:316-22. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Selective intestinal decontamination with fluoroquinolones for the prevention of early bacterial infections after liver transplantation
    Rafael San-Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases and Digestive Surgery and Abdominal Organ Transplantation, 12 de Octubre University Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    Liver Transpl 17:896-904. 2011
  4. pmc Safety and efficacy of moxifloxacin monotherapy for treatment of orthopedic implant-related staphylococcal infections
    Rafael San Juan
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre, Carretera de Andalucia Km 5 4, Madrid 28041, Spain
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:5161-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A new strategy of delayed long-term prophylaxis could prevent cytomegalovirus disease in (D+/R-) solid organ transplant recipients
    R San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transplant 23:666-71. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Impact of current transplantation management on the development of cytomegalovirus disease after renal transplantation
    Rafael San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 47:875-82. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus poststernotomy mediastinitis: description of two distinct acquisition pathways with different potential preventive approaches
    Rafael San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:670-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Incidence, clinical characteristics and risk factors of late infection in solid organ transplant recipients: data from the RESITRA study group
    R San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Transplant 7:964-71. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A review of critical periods for opportunistic infection in the new transplantation era
    Rafael San Juan Garrido
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 82:1457-62. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Interferon gamma quantification in cerebrospinal fluid compared with PCR for the diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis
    Rafael San Juan
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital General Universitario Doce de Octubre, Carretera de Andalucia Km 5 4, 28041, Madrid, Spain
    J Neurol 253:1323-30. 2006

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus DNAemia is an early surrogate marker of the net state of immunosuppresion in solid organ transplant recipients
    Rafael San-Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre I 12, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 95:688-93. 2013
    ..Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) DNAemia (EBVd) may be a surrogate marker of the net state of immunosuppression after solid organ transplantation (SOT)...
  2. doi request reprint Limited impact of cytomegalovirus infection in the long-term outcome of renal and liver transplant
    R San-Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre I 12, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Virol 56:316-22. 2013
    ..The strength of the assumed association of CMV and long term deleterious events in solid organ transplant recipients (SOT) is controversial...
  3. doi request reprint Selective intestinal decontamination with fluoroquinolones for the prevention of early bacterial infections after liver transplantation
    Rafael San-Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases and Digestive Surgery and Abdominal Organ Transplantation, 12 de Octubre University Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    Liver Transpl 17:896-904. 2011
    ..In conclusion, FQ-SID does not reduce the incidence of EBIs in LTRs and could be withheld from this group of patients...
  4. pmc Safety and efficacy of moxifloxacin monotherapy for treatment of orthopedic implant-related staphylococcal infections
    Rafael San Juan
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre, Carretera de Andalucia Km 5 4, Madrid 28041, Spain
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:5161-6. 2010
    ..Comparative studies with rifampin-containing regimens are warranted...
  5. doi request reprint A new strategy of delayed long-term prophylaxis could prevent cytomegalovirus disease in (D+/R-) solid organ transplant recipients
    R San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transplant 23:666-71. 2009
    ..048). A 14-d delay in the beginning of long-term prophylaxis against CMV in (D+/R-) is safe and could prevent the onset of late-CMV disease...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of current transplantation management on the development of cytomegalovirus disease after renal transplantation
    Rafael San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 47:875-82. 2008
    ..Current advances in transplantation practices may influence the development of cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease after renal transplantation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus poststernotomy mediastinitis: description of two distinct acquisition pathways with different potential preventive approaches
    Rafael San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:670-6. 2007
    ..Determining the acquisition routes of infection is crucial to designing specific preventive approaches against Staphylococcus aureus poststernotomy mediastinitis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Incidence, clinical characteristics and risk factors of late infection in solid organ transplant recipients: data from the RESITRA study group
    R San Juan
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Transplant 7:964-71. 2007
    ..6-7.8). Severe LI occurs in a subgroup of high-risk SOT recipients who deserve a more careful follow-up and could benefit from prolonged prophylactic measures similar to that performed in the early period after transplantation...
  9. ncbi request reprint A review of critical periods for opportunistic infection in the new transplantation era
    Rafael San Juan Garrido
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 82:1457-62. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to know the incidence and risk factors for OI in the late period (>6 months) compared with the early period (<6 months) after solid organ transplantation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Interferon gamma quantification in cerebrospinal fluid compared with PCR for the diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis
    Rafael San Juan
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital General Universitario Doce de Octubre, Carretera de Andalucia Km 5 4, 28041, Madrid, Spain
    J Neurol 253:1323-30. 2006
    ..To assess the utility of interferon gamma (INF-gamma) levels in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), for the diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis (TBM), and compare these results with aPCR technique...
  11. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of blood culture for early diagnosis of mediastinitis in febrile patients after cardiac surgery
    R San Juan
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital General Universitario Doce de Octubre, Carretera de Andalucia Km 5 4, 28041, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 24:182-9. 2005
    ..aureus is prevalent in this context. A negative blood culture practically excludes PSM and, during the period of maximum risk for PSM, the presence of S. aureus bacteremia should compel early surgical management...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of hepatitis C virus infection on the risk of infectious complications after kidney transplantation: data from the RESITRA/REIPI cohort
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Avda de Cordoba s n, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 92:543-9. 2011
    ..There is scarce information regarding the role of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in the development of infectious complications after kidney transplantation (KT)...
  13. doi request reprint Prophylaxis with caspofungin for invasive fungal infections in high-risk liver transplant recipients
    Jesus Fortun
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 87:424-35. 2009
    ..The aim of this prospective, multicenter, noncomparative, open-label trial was to evaluate the prophylactic use of caspofungin in adult liver transplant recipients at high risk of developing invasive fungal infections (IFI)...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of antibiotic prophylaxis on the risk of surgical site infection in orthotopic liver transplant
    Angel Asensio
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Liver Transpl 14:799-805. 2008
    ..0; 95% confidence interval, 1.1-3.4) were independently associated with the development of surgical site infections. Biliary reconstruction by choledochojejunostomy or hepaticojejunostomy increases the risk of surgical site infections...
  15. doi request reprint [Guidelines for the treatment of invasive fungal disease by Aspergillus spp. and other fungi issued by the Spanish Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology (SEIMC). 2011 Update]
    Jesus Fortun
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 29:435-54. 2011
    ..Specific recommendations on the prevention of fungal infections in these patients are included...
  16. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for invasive aspergillosis in solid-organ transplant recipients: a case-control study
    J Gavalda
    Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 41:52-9. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Nebulized amphotericin B prophylaxis for Aspergillus infection in lung transplantation: study of risk factors
    V Monforte
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital General Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    J Heart Lung Transplant 20:1274-81. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The present results show that nAB prophylaxis may be efficient and safe in preventing Aspergillus infection in lung-transplanted patients, and CMV disease increases the probability of Aspergillus infection...