M Monreal

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Affiliation: Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Infusion phlebitis in patients with acute pneumonia: a prospective study
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona, Spain
    Chest 115:1576-80. 1999
  2. ncbi Management of patients with acute venous thromboembolism: findings from the RIETE registry
    Manuel Monreal
    Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Pathophysiol Haemost Thromb 33:330-4. 2003
  3. ncbi The outcome after treatment of venous thromboembolism is different in surgical and acutely ill medical patients. Findings from the RIETE registry
    M Monreal
    Servico de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 2:1892-8. 2004
  4. ncbi Fixed-dose low-molecular-weight heparin for secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients with disseminated cancer: a prospective cohort study
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 2:1311-5. 2004
  5. ncbi Laboratory monitoring of low-molecular-weight heparin therapy-part II
    M Monreal
    Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Internal Medicine, Badalona, Badalona Barcelona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 3:574-5. 2005
  6. ncbi Should patients with deep vein thrombosis alone be treated as those with concomitant asymptomatic pulmonary embolism? A prospective study
    Manuel Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 88:938-42. 2002
  7. ncbi Prospective study on the usefulness of lung scan in patients with deep vein thrombosis of the lower limbs
    M Monreal
    Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol de Badalona, Servei de Medicine Internal, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 85:771-4. 2001
  8. ncbi Long-term treatment of venous thromboembolism with low-molecular-weight heparin
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 6:326-9. 2000
  9. ncbi Infusion phlebitis in post-operative patients: when and why
    M Monreal
    Servicios de Cirugía General, Medicina Interna y Epidemiología, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol de Badalona, Spain
    Haemostasis 29:247-54. 1999
  10. ncbi Secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism: A role for low-molecular-weight heparin
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Espana, Spain
    Haemostasis 28:236-43. 1998

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Publications38

  1. ncbi Infusion phlebitis in patients with acute pneumonia: a prospective study
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona, Spain
    Chest 115:1576-80. 1999
    ..To prospectively assess the relative risk for phlebitis in a series of consecutive patients with pneumonia and to identify risk factors that predict an increased risk for phlebitis...
  2. ncbi Management of patients with acute venous thromboembolism: findings from the RIETE registry
    Manuel Monreal
    Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Pathophysiol Haemost Thromb 33:330-4. 2003
    ..The expanding RIETE database of "real-world"outcomes may lead to improved treatment of VTE, especially for those patients not usually included in randomized clinical trials...
  3. ncbi The outcome after treatment of venous thromboembolism is different in surgical and acutely ill medical patients. Findings from the RIETE registry
    M Monreal
    Servico de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 2:1892-8. 2004
    ..The history of venous thromboembolism (VTE), and the rationale for thromboprophylaxis in surgical patients are well understood. The situation is less clear for acutely ill medical patients...
  4. ncbi Fixed-dose low-molecular-weight heparin for secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients with disseminated cancer: a prospective cohort study
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 2:1311-5. 2004
    ..We prospectively evaluated the effectiveness and safety of long-term subcutaneous dalteparin in a series of consecutive patients with symptomatic VTE and metastatic cancer...
  5. ncbi Laboratory monitoring of low-molecular-weight heparin therapy-part II
    M Monreal
    Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Internal Medicine, Badalona, Badalona Barcelona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 3:574-5. 2005
  6. ncbi Should patients with deep vein thrombosis alone be treated as those with concomitant asymptomatic pulmonary embolism? A prospective study
    Manuel Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 88:938-42. 2002
    ..However, the use of the same LMWH dosages for patients with either DVT or PE is not supported by data from comparative studies...
  7. ncbi Prospective study on the usefulness of lung scan in patients with deep vein thrombosis of the lower limbs
    M Monreal
    Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol de Badalona, Servei de Medicine Internal, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 85:771-4. 2001
    ..Asymptomatic pulmonary embolism (PE) is a common finding in patients with deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of the lower limbs, but the usefulness of seeking for silent PE in patients with acute DVT has not been evaluated...
  8. ncbi Long-term treatment of venous thromboembolism with low-molecular-weight heparin
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 6:326-9. 2000
    ..According to these data, we suggest that LMWH could be an alternative to oral anticoagulants in patients who cannot attend the laboratory for prothrombin time monitoring, as well as those who are at high risk for bleeding...
  9. ncbi Infusion phlebitis in post-operative patients: when and why
    M Monreal
    Servicios de Cirugía General, Medicina Interna y Epidemiología, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol de Badalona, Spain
    Haemostasis 29:247-54. 1999
    ..This study was done to prospectively assess its frequency in a series of consecutive patients who will undergo surgery, and to identify which variables may predict an increased risk for phlebitis...
  10. ncbi Secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism: A role for low-molecular-weight heparin
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Espana, Spain
    Haemostasis 28:236-43. 1998
    ..At present, two small-scale studies have compared the efficacy and safety of low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) with warfarin in the secondary prevention of VTE...
  11. ncbi Clinical outcome of patients with major bleeding after venous thromboembolism. Findings from the RIETE Registry
    Jose Antonio Nieto
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Virgen de la Luz, Cuenca, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 100:789-96. 2008
    ..9%). However, these patients also have an increased incidence of recurrent VTE (4.9%) and fatal pulmonary embolism (1.2%)...
  12. doi Predictive variables for major bleeding events in patients presenting with documented acute venous thromboembolism. Findings from the RIETE Registry
    Nuria Ruiz-Gimenez
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital de la Princesa, Madrid, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 100:26-31. 2008
    ..1%, 2.8%, and 6.2%, respectively. In conclusion, a risk score based on six variables documented at entry can identify VTE patients at low, intermediate, or high risk for major bleeding during the first three months of therapy...
  13. doi Alcohol consumption and outcome in stable outpatients with peripheral artery disease
    Ana Maria Garcia-Diaz
    Primary Healthcare, ABS Gaudi, Barcelona, Spain
    J Vasc Surg 54:1081-7. 2011
    ..The influence of alcohol consumption on outcome in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) has not been thoroughly studied...
  14. doi Long-term therapy with low-molecular-weight heparin in cancer patients with venous thromboembolism
    Pablo Javier Marchena
    Departamento de Medicina Interna y Urgencias, Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Deu, Hospital General de Sant Boi, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 107:37-43. 2012
    ..Unexpectedly, patients treated with <150 IU/kg/day LMWH had fewer fatal PE cases and fewer major bleeding events than those receiving ≥150 IU/kg/day LMWH. This finding, however, should be validated in prospective clinical trials...
  15. ncbi The influence of extreme body weight on clinical outcome of patients with venous thromboembolism: findings from a prospective registry (RIETE)
    R Barba
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Fundacion Hospital Alcorcon, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 3:856-62. 2005
    ..Thus, recommendations based on evidence from clinical trials might not be suitable for patients with extreme body weight...
  16. ncbi Acute venous thromboembolism in patients with recent major bleeding. The influence of the site of bleeding and the time elapsed on outcome
    J A Nieto
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Virgen de la Luz, Cuenca, and Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 4:2367-72. 2006
    ..Patients with major bleeding who subsequently develop clinically apparent venous thromboembolism (VTE) present a particularly difficult therapeutic dilemma...
  17. ncbi Differences in cardiovascular mortality in smokers, past-smokers and non-smokers: findings from the FRENA registry
    J M Suriñach
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Valle Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 20:522-6. 2009
    ..The influence of smoking on outcome in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) is controversial. Even less is known about its influence in patients with cerebrovascular (CVD), or peripheral artery (PAD) disease...
  18. ncbi Fatal pulmonary embolism and fatal bleeding in cancer patients with venous thromboembolism: findings from the RIETE registry
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 4:1950-6. 2006
    ..To examine the clinical characteristics and outcomes of cancer patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE) in order to identify factors that place these patients at an increased risk for fatal pulmonary embolism (PE) or fatal bleeding...
  19. doi Fatal bleeding in patients receiving anticoagulant therapy for venous thromboembolism: findings from the RIETE registry
    J A Nieto
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Virgen de la Luz, Cuenca, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 8:1216-22. 2010
    ..Fatal bleeding is a serious consequence of anticoagulant therapy, but factors associated with fatal bleeding during the first 3 months of treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE) are uncertain...
  20. doi Venous thromboembolism during pregnancy, postpartum or during contraceptive use
    A Blanco-Molina
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Camyet s n, 08916 Badalona Barcelona, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 103:306-11. 2010
    ..The outcome of pregnant or postpartum women with VTE is similar to that in contraceptive users, even though the treatment is different. The non-specific nature of PE signs may have caused some delay in PE diagnosis...
  21. ncbi Screening for occult cancer in patients with acute deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism
    M Monreal
    Department of Medicine, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol de Badalona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 2:876-81. 2004
    ..A limited diagnostic work-up for occult cancer in patients with venous thromboembolism has the capacity to identify approximately one-half of the malignancies. Identified malignancies were predominantly in an early stage...
  22. doi [Treatment inertia in secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. FRENA registry]
    Leonor Roa
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Madrid, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 134:57-63. 2010
    ..Treatment inertia (TI) is the failure of health care providers to initiate or intensify therapy when indicated. The purpose of this study was to quantify TI in secondary CV prevention and identify factors influencing TI...
  23. doi Venous thromboembolism in Spain. Comparison between an administrative database and the RIETE registry
    Ricardo Guijarro
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario Carlos Haya de Málaga, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 19:443-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to validate the baseline characteristics of the RIETE cohort against the much larger national Spanish population-based database...
  24. doi Clinical outcome in patients with peripheral artery disease. Results from a prospective registry (FRENA)
    Manuel Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 19:192-7. 2008
    ..The risk of future cardiovascular events in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) is often underestimated...
  25. ncbi Thrombotic complications of central venous catheters in cancer patients
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Camyet s.n, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Haematol 106:69-72. 2001
    ..Accordingly, some kind of prophylaxis seems to be warranted. Furthermore, patients with confirmed catheter-related DVT should receive long-term anticoagulant therapy...
  26. ncbi Clinical outcome of patients with venous thromboembolism and recent major bleeding: findings from a prospective registry (RIETE)
    J A Nieto
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Virgen del Camino, Navarra, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 3:703-9. 2005
    ..The Registro Informatizado de la Enfermedad TromboEmbolica (RIETE) is a multicenter, observational registry designed to gather and analyze data on VTE treatment practices and clinical outcomes in patients with acute VTE...
  27. ncbi Secondary prevention of arterial disease in very elderly people: results from a prospective registry (FRENA)
    Luciano López-Jiménez
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofia, Cordoba, Spain
    Angiology 59:427-34. 2008
    ..Patients >or=75 years of age had an over 2-fold higher incidence of major cardiovascular events. The use of angiotensin II antagonists was associated with a lower risk...
  28. ncbi Screening for occult cancer in patients with acute venous thromboembolism
    M Monreal
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario Germans Trias i Pujol, Facultat de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 3:2389-90. 2005
  29. ncbi Upper extremity DVT in oncological patients: analysis of risk factors. Data from the RIETE registry
    M Monreal
    Internal Medicine Division, Hospital of Germans Trias i Pujol University, Badalona, Spain
    Exp Oncol 28:245-7. 2006
    ..The aim of the study is to up date informations on the clinical characteristics and outcome of patients with upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis (DVT) from the Informatised Registry on Venous Thromboembolism (RIETE)...
  30. ncbi [Current diagnosis of pulmonary embolism in Spain: ventilation-perfusion lung scan versus helical CT. Findings from the National Health Service and RIETE Registry]
    Julio Montes-Santiago
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital do Meixoeiro CHUVI, Vigo Pontevedra, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 130:568-72. 2008
    ..To examine the diagnostic conformities of V/QSc and sCT in RIETE, with special reference to V/QSc of intermediate/indeterminate probability (V/QScIP)...
  31. ncbi Haemodynamically unstable pulmonary embolism in the RIETE Registry: systolic blood pressure or shock index?
    R Otero
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario Germans Trias i Pujol, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Respir J 30:1111-6. 2007
    ..6). All three measures of haemodynamic instability are independent predictors of 30-day mortality. However, while the shock index had the highest sensitivity, a systolic blood pressure value <90 mmHg had the highest specificity...
  32. ncbi Predicting recurrences or major bleeding in cancer patients with venous thromboembolism. Findings from the RIETE Registry
    Javier Trujillo-Santos
    Departament of Internal Medicine, Hospital Universitario Santa Maria de Rosell, Cartagena, Murcia, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 100:435-9. 2008
    ..2; 95% CI: 1.5-3.4), had an increased incidence of major bleeding. With some variables available at entry we may identify those cancer patients with VTE at a higher risk for recurrences or major bleeding...
  33. doi Clinical predictors for fatal pulmonary embolism in 15,520 patients with venous thromboembolism: findings from the Registro Informatizado de la Enfermedad TromboEmbolica venosa (RIETE) Registry
    Silvy Laporte
    Clinical Pharmacology Department, Thrombosis Research Group, EA 3065, University Hospital of Saint Etienne Bellevue, 42055 Saint Etienne Cedex 02, France
    Circulation 117:1711-6. 2008
    ..Clinical predictors for fatal pulmonary embolism (PE) in patients with venous thromboembolism have never been studied...
  34. doi Clinical presentation and time-course of postoperative venous thromboembolism: Results from the RIETE Registry
    Juan Ignacio Arcelus
    Departamento de Cirugía de la Universidad de Granada y Hospital Virgen de las Nieves, Granada, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 99:546-51. 2008
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  35. ncbi Extensive screening for occult malignant disease in idiopathic venous thromboembolism: a prospective randomized clinical trial
    A Piccioli
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Second Division of Internal Medicine, University of Padua, Italy
    J Thromb Haemost 2:884-9. 2004
    ..9%) of the 102 control patients [absolute difference, 1.9% (95% CI, -5.5-10.9)]. Although early detection of occult cancers may be associated with improved treatment possibilities, it is uncertain whether this improves the prognosis...
  36. ncbi Clinical outcome in patients with venous thromboembolism and hidden cancer: findings from the RIETE Registry
    J Trujillo-Santos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Santa María de Rosell, Cartagena, Murcia, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 6:251-5. 2008
    ..Although extensive screening in patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE) may result in early identification of hidden cancer, it is unknown whether the prognosis of these patients may be favorably influenced...
  37. ncbi [Guidelines for the diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of pulmonary embolism]
    F Uresandi
    Hospital de Cruces, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain
    Arch Bronconeumol 40:580-94. 2004
  38. doi Body mass index and mortality in patients with acute venous thromboembolism: findings from the RIETE registry
    R Barba
    Department of Internal Medicine, Fundacion Hospital Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Thromb Haemost 6:595-600. 2008
    ..There is little information on the influence of body mass index (BMI) on mortality in patients with acute venous thromboembolism (VTE)...