F López-Medrano

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital Universitario
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint How to assist clinicians in improving antimicrobial prescribing: tools and interventions provided by stewardship programs
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Fundación de Investigación Biomédica 12 de Octubre, Departamento de Medicina, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:38-44. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Management of influenza infection in solid-organ transplant recipients: consensus statement of the Group for the Study of Infection in Transplant Recipients (GESITRA) of the Spanish Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology (SEIMC) and the
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Instituto de Investigación Biomédica 12 de Octubre i 12, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:526.e1-526.e20. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Executive summary. Management of influenza infection in solid-organ transplant recipients: consensus statement of the Group for the Study of Infection in Transplant Recipients (GESITRA) of the Spanish Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiolo
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Instituto de Investigación Biomédica 12 de Octubre i 12, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:528-34. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A non-compulsory stewardship programme for the management of antifungals in a university-affiliated hospital
    F López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 19:56-61. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Antiviral treatment and vaccination for influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus: lessons learned from the pandemic
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:49-53. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of liposomal amphotericin B for the prophylaxis of fungal infection in solid organ transplant recipients]
    F López-Medrano
    Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid
    Rev Esp Quimioter 18:14-20. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [Impact of a non-compulsory antibiotic control program (PACTA): cost reductions and decreases in some nosocomial infections]
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 23:186-90. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint An HIV-positive man with tattoo induration
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 45:220-1, 267-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of respiratory virus infections in solid organ transplant recipients: a prospective study
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 84:851-6. 2007
  10. 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

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  1. doi request reprint How to assist clinicians in improving antimicrobial prescribing: tools and interventions provided by stewardship programs
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Fundación de Investigación Biomédica 12 de Octubre, Departamento de Medicina, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:38-44. 2013
    ..Finally, we comment on the peculiarities of the programs targeting antifungals that have been developed in recent years. ..
  2. doi request reprint Management of influenza infection in solid-organ transplant recipients: consensus statement of the Group for the Study of Infection in Transplant Recipients (GESITRA) of the Spanish Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology (SEIMC) and the
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Instituto de Investigación Biomédica 12 de Octubre i 12, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:526.e1-526.e20. 2013
    ..Solid organ transplant (SOT) recipients are at greater risk than the general population for complications and mortality from influenza infection...
  3. doi request reprint Executive summary. Management of influenza infection in solid-organ transplant recipients: consensus statement of the Group for the Study of Infection in Transplant Recipients (GESITRA) of the Spanish Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiolo
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Instituto de Investigación Biomédica 12 de Octubre i 12, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:528-34. 2013
    ..Antiviral dose adjustment guidelines are presented for cases of impaired renal function and for pediatric populations. ..
  4. doi request reprint A non-compulsory stewardship programme for the management of antifungals in a university-affiliated hospital
    F López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 19:56-61. 2013
    ..In conclusion, a stewardship programme targeting antifungals achieved a reduction in antifungal expenditure without reducing the quality of care provided...
  5. doi request reprint Antiviral treatment and vaccination for influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus: lessons learned from the pandemic
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:49-53. 2012
    ..Therefore, the challenges for future pandemics will be to increase the population coverage of the vaccine in developed countries and to make it affordable for developing countries...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of liposomal amphotericin B for the prophylaxis of fungal infection in solid organ transplant recipients]
    F López-Medrano
    Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid
    Rev Esp Quimioter 18:14-20. 2005
    ..Preliminary studies for the prophylactic use of nebulized liposomal amphotericin B in lung transplant receptors are promising...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Impact of a non-compulsory antibiotic control program (PACTA): cost reductions and decreases in some nosocomial infections]
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 23:186-90. 2005
    ..We present the results of a non-compulsory program for the assessment and control of antibiotic treatment in the University Hospital 12 de Octubre in Madrid...
  8. ncbi request reprint An HIV-positive man with tattoo induration
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 45:220-1, 267-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of respiratory virus infections in solid organ transplant recipients: a prospective study
    Francisco López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 84:851-6. 2007
    ..There is limited information about clinical consequences of respiratory virus infections (RVI) in solid organ transplant recipients. No prospective epidemiological study has been published previously...
  10. 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)...
  11. doi request reprint Urinary tract infection due to Corynebacterium urealyticum in kidney transplant recipients: an underdiagnosed etiology for obstructive uropathy and graft dysfunction-results of a prospective cohort study
    F López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 46:825-30. 2008
    ..Information about this infection in renal transplant recipients is based on case reports. We communicate the first prospective epidemiological study for this population...
  12. doi request reprint Preemptive therapy is not adequate for prevention of cytomegalovirus disease in pancreas-kidney transplant recipients
    F López-Medrano
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transpl Infect Dis 11:400-4. 2009
    ..Cytomegalovirus (CMV) remains the most common viral infection after pancreas-kidney transplantation (PKT). Comparative studies about CMV prophylaxis in PKT have not been developed...
  13. doi request reprint Hypocomplementemia in kidney transplant recipients: impact on the risk of infectious complications
    M Fernandez-Ruiz
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre I 12, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, School of Medicine, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Transplant 13:685-94. 2013
    ..347; p = 0.039) in the late period (>6 month). A simple monitoring strategy of serum C3 levels predicts the risk of posttransplant infectious complications in KT recipients...
  14. doi request reprint Infection risk in kidney transplantation from uncontrolled donation after circulatory death donors
    M Fernandez-Ruiz
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre I 12, School of Medicine, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 45:1335-8. 2013
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  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is double renal transplantation a risk factor for cytomegalovirus disease?
    V J Moreno-Cuerda
    Infectious Diseases Unit and Nephrology Department, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3764-5. 2005
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  19. doi request reprint Epidemiology, risk factors and impact on long-term pancreatic function of infection following pancreas-kidney transplantation
    J M Herrero-Martínez
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain Instituto de Investigación i 12 Hospital 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 19:1132-9. 2013
    ..Our study identifies a subset of pancreas-kidney transplant recipients at a higher risk of developing severe infection. Fungal infection is an independent risk factor for the development of severe pancreatic graft dysfunction...
  20. doi request reprint Serum iron parameters in the early post-transplant period and infection risk in kidney transplant recipients
    M Fernandez-Ruiz
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre I 12, School of Medicine, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Transpl Infect Dis 15:600-11. 2013
    ..The impact of iron metabolism on the risk of infectious complications has been demonstrated in various immunosuppressed populations. However, no previous studies have assessed this potential association in kidney transplant (KT) recipients...
  21. doi request reprint Monitoring of immunoglobulin levels identifies kidney transplant recipients at high risk of infection
    M Fernandez-Ruiz
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre i 12, School of Medicine, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Transplant 12:2763-73. 2012
    ..03; p < 0.001) and bacterial infection (HR 2.68; p < 0.0001). Monitoring of humoral immunity identifies KT recipients at high risk of infection, offering the opportunity for preemptive immunoglobulin replacement therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of risk factors for mediastinitis after cardiovascular surgery
    M J López Gude
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1397-400. 2006
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  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of antibiotic-lock technique in management of oncology patients with uncomplicated bacteremia related to tunneled catheters
    A Sánchez-Muñoz
    Medical Oncology Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 24:291-3. 2005
  25. doi request reprint Immunosuppressed patients with pandemic influenza A 2009 (H1N1) virus infection
    E Cordero
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital Virgen del Rocio, Av Manuel Siurot S N, 41013, Sevilla, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:547-56. 2012
    ..In immunosuppressed patients, influenza A 2009 (H1N1) virus infection has higher mortality than in non-immunosuppressed individuals. Bacterial co-infection is common in complicated cases...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Invasive fungal infections in immunocompromised patients]
    S Fiorante
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid
    Rev Clin Esp 207:573-4. 2007
  27. doi request reprint Influence of antiviral therapy in the long-term outcome of recurrent hepatitis C virus infection following liver transplantation
    A Garcia-Reyne
    Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Instituto de Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transpl Infect Dis 15:405-15. 2013
    ..Severity of recurrent hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in liver transplant recipients (LTR) is variable and the influence of different factors, including the administration of antiviral therapy in the long-term outcome is controversial...
  28. doi request reprint Cutaneous infection by Phomopsis longicolla in a renal transplant recipient from Guinea: first report of human infection by this fungus
    A Garcia-Reyne
    Infectious Disease Unit, University Hospital 12 Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Transpl Infect Dis 13:204-7. 2011
    ..The patient underwent a surgical resection with lesion-free edge and continued on voriconazole. One year later she was asymptomatic and had not developed new lesions...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Extensive acute intestinal ischemia in a patient with colon carcinoma with local recurrence]
    A Sánchez-Muñoz
    Servicio de Oncologia Medica, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid
    Rev Clin Esp 203:489-90. 2003