Javier Narvaez

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Affiliation: Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi MR imaging of synovial tumors and tumor-like lesions
    J A Narvaez
    Institut de Diagnostic per la Imatge, Hospital Duran i Reynals, Ciutat Sanitaria i Universitaria de Bellvitge, Autovia de Castelldefels, Km 2 7, 08907 Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Radiol 11:2549-60. 2001
  2. ncbi MR imaging assessment of clinical problems in rheumatoid arthritis
    José A Narváez
    Department of CT and MR Imaging, Institut de Diagnostic per la Imatge, Hospital Duran i Reynals, Ciutat Sanitaria i Universitaria de Bellvitge, Autovia de Castelldefels, Km 2 7, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Radiol 12:1819-28. 2002
  3. ncbi Spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee associated with tibial plateau and femoral condyle insufficiency stress fracture
    J A Narvaez
    Department of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, IDI Hospital Duran i Reynals, Ciutat Sanitaria i Universitaria de Bellvitge, Gran Via s n, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Radiol 13:1843-8. 2003
  4. ncbi Inflammatory pseudotumor of the liver associated with rheumatoid arthritis
    Cesar Diaz-Torne
    Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1102-6. 2007
  5. doi The activity of a Spanish bone densitometry unit revisited under the point of view of FRAX
    Carmen Gomez-Vaquero
    Rheumatology Service, IDIBELL Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet, Barcelona, Spain
    Reumatol Clin 8:179-83. 2012
  6. doi Comparative effectiveness of rituximab in combination with either methotrexate or leflunomide in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:401-5. 2011
  7. doi Changing trends in the epidemiology of pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis: the impact of cases with no microbiologic diagnosis
    Jaime Lora-Tamayo
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:247-55. 2011
  8. doi Can magnetic resonance imaging of the hand and wrist differentiate between rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis in the early stages of the disease?
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:234-45. 2012
  9. doi Pancreatitis, panniculitis, and polyarthritis
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 39:417-23. 2010
  10. ncbi Influence of previous corticosteroid therapy on temporal artery biopsy yield in giant cell arteritis
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:13-9. 2007

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Publications31

  1. ncbi MR imaging of synovial tumors and tumor-like lesions
    J A Narvaez
    Institut de Diagnostic per la Imatge, Hospital Duran i Reynals, Ciutat Sanitaria i Universitaria de Bellvitge, Autovia de Castelldefels, Km 2 7, 08907 Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Radiol 11:2549-60. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi MR imaging assessment of clinical problems in rheumatoid arthritis
    José A Narváez
    Department of CT and MR Imaging, Institut de Diagnostic per la Imatge, Hospital Duran i Reynals, Ciutat Sanitaria i Universitaria de Bellvitge, Autovia de Castelldefels, Km 2 7, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Radiol 12:1819-28. 2002
    ..Finally, we also review the value of MRI in evaluation of some complications of RA such as tendinous rupture, osteonecrosis, stress fracture, and septic arthritis/osteomyelitis...
  3. ncbi Spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee associated with tibial plateau and femoral condyle insufficiency stress fracture
    J A Narvaez
    Department of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, IDI Hospital Duran i Reynals, Ciutat Sanitaria i Universitaria de Bellvitge, Gran Via s n, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Radiol 13:1843-8. 2003
    ..This association provides additional arguments in favor of the traumatic etiology of spontaneous osteonecrosis of knee...
  4. ncbi Inflammatory pseudotumor of the liver associated with rheumatoid arthritis
    Cesar Diaz-Torne
    Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1102-6. 2007
  5. doi The activity of a Spanish bone densitometry unit revisited under the point of view of FRAX
    Carmen Gomez-Vaquero
    Rheumatology Service, IDIBELL Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet, Barcelona, Spain
    Reumatol Clin 8:179-83. 2012
    ..In March 2008, FRAX, developed by Kanis and collaborators in the University of Sheffield and supported by the World Health Organization, became available online to calculate absolute risk of osteoporotic fracture in the next 10 years...
  6. doi Comparative effectiveness of rituximab in combination with either methotrexate or leflunomide in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:401-5. 2011
    ....
  7. doi Changing trends in the epidemiology of pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis: the impact of cases with no microbiologic diagnosis
    Jaime Lora-Tamayo
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:247-55. 2011
    ..The true incidence of these cases, how exhaustive the etiologic diagnostic efforts must be, and the usefulness of an empirical antibiotic therapy are not well defined...
  8. doi Can magnetic resonance imaging of the hand and wrist differentiate between rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis in the early stages of the disease?
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:234-45. 2012
    ....
  9. doi Pancreatitis, panniculitis, and polyarthritis
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 39:417-23. 2010
    ..We describe a case of the PPP syndrome and review the available literature to summarize the clinical characteristics of patients with this condition...
  10. ncbi Influence of previous corticosteroid therapy on temporal artery biopsy yield in giant cell arteritis
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:13-9. 2007
    ..To determine the impact of prior corticosteroid treatment on temporal artery biopsy (TAB) yield to establish the diagnosis of giant cell arteritis (GCA)...
  11. ncbi Long-term clinical and radiological magnetic resonance imaging outcome of abscess-associated spontaneous pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis under conservative management
    Gorane Euba
    Infectious Disease Department, IDIBELL Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 38:28-40. 2008
    ..The role of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in follow-up and its relation with clinical outcome is often unclear. This study evaluates the clinical and MRI outcome of abscess-associated PVO under conservative treatment...
  12. ncbi MRI of sports-related injuries of the foot and ankle: part 2
    José A Narváez
    Department of CT and MR Imaging, I D I Ciutat Sanitària i Universitària de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 32:177-93. 2003
  13. ncbi Hypointense synovial lesions on T2-weighted images: differential diagnosis with pathologic correlation
    José A Narváez
    Department of MR Imaging and Radiology, Institut de Diagnostic per la Imatge, Hospital Duran i Reynals, Ciutat Sanitaria i Universitaria de Bellvitge, Autovia de Castelldefels, Km 2 7, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, 08907 Barcelona, Spain
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:761-9. 2003
  14. doi Biological agents in the management of Felty's syndrome: a systematic review
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:658-68. 2012
    ..To review and summarize the information available on the effectiveness and safety of biological therapies in refractory Felty's syndrome (FS)...
  15. doi Assessment of cardiovascular risk in rheumatoid arthritis: impact of the new EULAR recommendations on the score cardiovascular risk index
    Carmen Gomez-Vaquero
    Rheumatology Division, IDIBELL Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Rheumatol 31:35-9. 2012
    ..However, an association between the mSCORE and the presence of ischemic CV events was observed...
  16. doi Rituximab therapy in refractory neuropsychiatric lupus: current clinical evidence
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:364-72. 2011
    ..To review and summarize published information on the effectiveness and safety of rituximab (RTX) in adult patients with refractory neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus (NPSLE)...
  17. ncbi Predictors of response to rituximab in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis and inadequate response to anti-TNF agents or traditional DMARDs
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:991-7. 2011
    ....
  18. doi Bone marrow edema in the cervical spine of symptomatic rheumatoid arthritis patients
    José Antonio Narváez
    Department of Radiology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 38:281-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the frequency and clinical significance of bone marrow edema (BME) in a series of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and symptomatic involvement of the cervical spine...
  19. doi Usefulness of magnetic resonance imaging of the hand versus anticyclic citrullinated peptide antibody testing to confirm the diagnosis of clinically suspected early rheumatoid arthritis in the absence of rheumatoid factor and radiographic erosions
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 38:101-9. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi Decision rules for selecting women for bone mineral density testing: application in postmenopausal women referred to a bone densitometry unit
    Dolors Martínez-Aguilà
    Rheumatology Department, IDIBELL Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Rheumatol 34:1307-12. 2007
    ..We evaluated the utility of 4 previously validated decision rules in a large group of Spanish postmenopausal women referred to a bone densitometry unit...
  21. ncbi Collagenous colitis and spondylarthropathy
    Javier Narvaez
    Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Arthritis Rheum 55:507-12. 2006
  22. doi Multicentric Castleman's disease mimicking adult-onset Still's disease
    Maria Marta Bianchi
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Joint Bone Spine 76:304-7. 2009
    ..Despite its rarity, MCD should be borne in mind in the differential diagnosis of patients with suspicion of AOSD...
  23. ncbi Frequency of osteoporosis in 187 men with rheumatoid arthritis followed in a university hospital
    Joan M Nolla
    Rheumatology Department, IDIBELL Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Rheumatol 33:1472-5. 2006
    ..We evaluated the frequency of osteoporosis in a group of Spanish men with RA followed in a university hospital...
  24. ncbi Statin therapy does not seem to benefit giant cell arteritis
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 36:322-7. 2007
    ..Our aim was to examine whether concomitant use of statins had any potential benefit in GCA...
  25. doi Bone mineral density status and frequency of osteoporosis and clinical fractures in 155 patients with psoriatic arthritis followed in a university hospital
    Noemi Busquets
    Servicio de Reumatologia, Hospital General de Granollers, Granollers, Barcelona, Spain
    Reumatol Clin 10:89-93. 2014
    ..To assess the bone mineral density (BMD) and the frequency of osteoporosis and clinical fractures in a large group of Spanish patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA)...
  26. ncbi MRI of sports-related injuries of the foot and ankle: part 1
    José A Narváez
    Department of CT and MR Imaging, I D I Ciutat Sanitària i Universitària de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 32:139-55. 2003
    ..The spectrum of injuries has been classified in: (1) osseous lesions, (2) ligamentous injuries, (3) tendinous lesions, (4) impingement impingement, and (5) plantar fascial lesions...
  27. ncbi Cerebral mycotic aneurysm complicating Stomatococcus mucilaginosus infective endocarditis
    Cesar Pérez-Vega
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centro Médico Delfos, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:863-6. 2002
    ..mucilaginosus endocarditis. The spectrum of infections due to this opportunistic pathogen is reviewed, with particular focus on assessing the clinical characteristics and prognosis of S. mucilaginosus infective endocarditis...
  28. ncbi Spontaneous pyogenic facet joint infection
    Javier Narvaez
    Rheumatology Department, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 35:272-83. 2006
    ..To analyze the clinical features, approaches to management, and outcome of spontaneous pyogenic facet joint infection (PFJI) in adults...
  29. ncbi Sex differences in temporal arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Principes de Espaãna, Ciudad Sanitaria y Universitaria de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    J Rheumatol 29:321-5. 2002
    ..We analyzed whether these sex differences are related to differences in disease presentation and severity of the inflammatory response...
  30. ncbi Group B streptococcal spondylodiscitis in adults: 2 case reports
    Javier Narvaez
    Rheumatology Unit, Clínica Delfos, Barcelona, Spain
    Joint Bone Spine 71:338-43. 2004
    ..Although uncommon, GBS should be considered in the differential diagnosis of infective spondylodiscitis in nonpregnant adults, whatever the patient's immunological status...
  31. ncbi Lack of association of fibromyalgia with hepatitis C virus infection
    Javier Narvaez
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain
    J Rheumatol 32:1118-21. 2005
    ..We investigated whether there might be an association between chronic HCV infection and FM...