Patricia Lloberes

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Affiliation: Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of conventional nighttime with automatic or manual daytime CPAP titration in unselected sleep apnea patients: study of the usefulness of daytime titration studies
    Patricia Lloberes
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital General Universitari Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 98:619-25. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of quality-of-life improvement and continuous positive airway pressure use in patients with sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome: study at 1 year
    Patricia Lloberes
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital General Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Chest 126:1241-7. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea and 24-h blood pressure in patients with resistant hypertension
    Patricia Lloberes
    Department of Pulmonology Sleep Unit, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Sleep Res 19:597-602. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure treatment in sleep apnea patients with resistant hypertension: a randomized, controlled trial
    Lourdes Lozano
    Department of Pneumology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 28:2161-8. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint [Cost-effectiveness analysis of automatic titration of continuous positive airway pressure at home in 1 night versus 2 nights]
    Nicolás Roldán
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 44:664-70. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Asymptomatic sleep-disordered breathing in premenopausal women awaiting bariatric surgery
    Albert Lecube
    CIBER de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas CIBERDEM, Instituto de Salud Carlos III ISCIII, Diabetes Research Unit, Institut de Recerca Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, Barcelona, Spain
    Obes Surg 20:454-61. 2010
  7. doi request reprint [Acute hypercapnic respiratory failure in patients with sleep apneas]
    Gabriel Sampol
    Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 46:466-72. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled study of CPAP effect on plasma aldosterone concentration in patients with resistant hypertension and obstructive sleep apnea
    Patricia Lloberes
    aServei de Pneumologia, Sleep Unit, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona bCIBER de Enfermedades Respiratorias CIBERES, Instituto Nacional de Salud Carlos III, Madrid cServei de Nefrologia dServei de Neurofisiologia Clínica, Sleep Unit eServei d Anàlisis Clíniques, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona fServicio de Neumología, Hospital Universitari I Politècnic La Fe, Valencia, Spain
    J Hypertens 32:1650-7. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Insulin resistance is related to impaired lung function in morbidly obese women: a case-control study
    Albert Lecube
    CIBER de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Diabetes and Metabolism Research Unit, Institut de Recerca Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, Barcelona, Spain
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 26:639-45. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea in patients with inflammatory myopathies
    Albert Selva-O'Callaghan
    Internal Medicine Department, Vall d Hebron General Hospital, Universitat Autonoma Barcelona, C Siracusa No 12 Bis A, Barcelona, Spain
    Muscle Nerve 39:144-9. 2009

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of conventional nighttime with automatic or manual daytime CPAP titration in unselected sleep apnea patients: study of the usefulness of daytime titration studies
    Patricia Lloberes
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital General Universitari Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 98:619-25. 2004
    ..Pressure selected with AutoSet is significantly higher than with conventional daytime or nighttime titration, although not significant in terms of treatment compliance and symptom improvement...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of quality-of-life improvement and continuous positive airway pressure use in patients with sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome: study at 1 year
    Patricia Lloberes
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital General Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Chest 126:1241-7. 2004
    ..To assess predictive factors of quality-of-life (QoL) improvement and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) use in patients with sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (SAHS) after 1 year of treatment with CPAP...
  3. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea and 24-h blood pressure in patients with resistant hypertension
    Patricia Lloberes
    Department of Pulmonology Sleep Unit, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Sleep Res 19:597-602. 2010
    ..2% versus 34.7%, P < 0.032). Our results demonstrate a high prevalence of severe OSA in patients with resistant hypertension and suggest that EDS could be a marker of a pathogenetic mechanism linking OSA and hypertension...
  4. doi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure treatment in sleep apnea patients with resistant hypertension: a randomized, controlled trial
    Lourdes Lozano
    Department of Pneumology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 28:2161-8. 2010
    ..This controlled trial assessed the effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) on blood pressure (BP) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and resistant hypertension (RH)...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Cost-effectiveness analysis of automatic titration of continuous positive airway pressure at home in 1 night versus 2 nights]
    Nicolás Roldán
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 44:664-70. 2008
    ..To assess the cost-effectiveness of automatic continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) titration at home on 1 night or 2 consecutive nights in patients with the sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (SAHS)...
  6. doi request reprint Asymptomatic sleep-disordered breathing in premenopausal women awaiting bariatric surgery
    Albert Lecube
    CIBER de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas CIBERDEM, Instituto de Salud Carlos III ISCIII, Diabetes Research Unit, Institut de Recerca Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, Barcelona, Spain
    Obes Surg 20:454-61. 2010
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and characteristics of sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (SAHS) and obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS) in morbidly obese pre-menopausal women included in a program of bariatric surgery...
  7. doi request reprint [Acute hypercapnic respiratory failure in patients with sleep apneas]
    Gabriel Sampol
    Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 46:466-72. 2010
    ..The objective of the present study was to study the clinical characteristics of SAHS patients who develop AHRF and their prognosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled study of CPAP effect on plasma aldosterone concentration in patients with resistant hypertension and obstructive sleep apnea
    Patricia Lloberes
    aServei de Pneumologia, Sleep Unit, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona bCIBER de Enfermedades Respiratorias CIBERES, Instituto Nacional de Salud Carlos III, Madrid cServei de Nefrologia dServei de Neurofisiologia Clínica, Sleep Unit eServei d Anàlisis Clíniques, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona fServicio de Neumología, Hospital Universitari I Politècnic La Fe, Valencia, Spain
    J Hypertens 32:1650-7. 2014
    ..This study assessed the impact of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment on plasma aldosterone concentration (PAC)...
  9. doi request reprint Insulin resistance is related to impaired lung function in morbidly obese women: a case-control study
    Albert Lecube
    CIBER de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Diabetes and Metabolism Research Unit, Institut de Recerca Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, Barcelona, Spain
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 26:639-45. 2010
    ..The aim of the study is to determine whether obese patients with insulin resistance without diabetes have reduced pulmonary function in comparison with non-diabetic obese subjects without insulin resistance...
  10. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea in patients with inflammatory myopathies
    Albert Selva-O'Callaghan
    Internal Medicine Department, Vall d Hebron General Hospital, Universitat Autonoma Barcelona, C Siracusa No 12 Bis A, Barcelona, Spain
    Muscle Nerve 39:144-9. 2009
    ..The frequency of obstructive sleep apnea in adult patients with inflammatory myopathy is high. The possibility that these alterations play a role in persistent fatigue in these patients cannot be ruled out...
  11. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea and thoracic aorta dissection
    Gabriel Sampol
    Respiratory Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1528-31. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that in patients with aortic dissection and symptoms consistent with OSAS, a sleep study should be considered in their clinical management...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adherence to nCPAP in patients with coronary disease and sleep apnea without sleepiness
    Gabriel Sampol
    Respiratory Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 101:461-6. 2007
    ..In conclusion, in our experience adherence to nCPAP treatment in patients with CAD and OSA is not influenced by the absence of sleepiness...
  13. pmc Diabetes is an independent risk factor for severe nocturnal hypoxemia in obese patients. A case-control study
    Albert Lecube
    CIBER de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas CIBERDEM, Instituto de Salud Carlos III ISCIII, Diabetes and Metabolism Research Unit, Institut de Recerca Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e4692. 2009
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional case-control study was to evaluate whether obese patients with T2DM are more prone to severe SAHS than obese non-diabetic subjects...