Mercedes Diez

Summary

Affiliation: Instituto de Salud Carlos III
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Incidence of new HIV diagnoses in Spain, 2004-2009]
    Mercedes Diez
    Secretaría del Plan Nacional sobre el Sida Centro Nacional de Epidemiología, Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH Sida y Conductas de Riesgo, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Espana
    Gac Sanit 26:107-15. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis in Spain: epidemiological pattern and clinical practice
    M Diez
    Unidad de Investigación en Tuberculosis, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:295-300. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Determinants of health system delay among confirmed tuberculosis cases in Spain
    M Diez
    TB Research Unit, National Centre for Epidemiology, Carlos III Institute of Public Health, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 15:343-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of M. tuberculosis infection and tuberculosis disease among HIV-infected people in Spain
    M Diez
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:1196-202. 2007
  5. pmc Quality control and data-handling in multicentre studies: the case of the Multicentre Project for Tuberculosis Research
    T Caloto
    Unidad de Investigación en Tuberculosis, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Sinesio Delgado, 6, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med Res Methodol 1:14. 2001
  6. pmc Eligibility for and outcome of treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in a cohort of HIV-infected people in Spain
    Asuncion Diaz
    Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 10:267. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of maternal hepatitis C infection according to HIV serostatus in six Spanish regions (2003-2006)
    Teresa Seisdedos
    MoH AIDS National Plan NEC Institute of Health Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 21:643-5. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of drug injection using a multiplier method based on a register of new HIV diagnoses
    Gregorio Barrio Anta
    Escuela Nacional de Sanidad, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 21:646-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint [Factors related to non-prescription of tuberculin skin testing in a cohort of HIV-infected people]
    Asuncion Diaz
    Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:215-21. 2010
  10. doi request reprint [Delayed diagnosis of HIV infection in Spain]
    Jesus Oliva
    Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:583-9. 2010

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint [Incidence of new HIV diagnoses in Spain, 2004-2009]
    Mercedes Diez
    Secretaría del Plan Nacional sobre el Sida Centro Nacional de Epidemiología, Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH Sida y Conductas de Riesgo, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Espana
    Gac Sanit 26:107-15. 2012
    ..To describe the incidence of new HIV diagnoses and its trend in Spain...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis in Spain: epidemiological pattern and clinical practice
    M Diez
    Unidad de Investigación en Tuberculosis, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:295-300. 2002
    ..Thirteen Autonomous Regions in Spain...
  3. ncbi request reprint Determinants of health system delay among confirmed tuberculosis cases in Spain
    M Diez
    TB Research Unit, National Centre for Epidemiology, Carlos III Institute of Public Health, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 15:343-9. 2005
    ..Health system delay (HSD) is an important issue in tuberculosis (TB) control. This report investigates HSD and associated factors in a cohort of Spanish culture-confirmed TB patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of M. tuberculosis infection and tuberculosis disease among HIV-infected people in Spain
    M Diez
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:1196-202. 2007
    ..To study the prevalence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection (MTBI) and past/current tuberculosis (TB) among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infected persons in Spain...
  5. pmc Quality control and data-handling in multicentre studies: the case of the Multicentre Project for Tuberculosis Research
    T Caloto
    Unidad de Investigación en Tuberculosis, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Sinesio Delgado, 6, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med Res Methodol 1:14. 2001
    ..Data-handling and quality control procedures implemented in the MPTR are described...
  6. pmc Eligibility for and outcome of treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in a cohort of HIV-infected people in Spain
    Asuncion Diaz
    Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 10:267. 2010
    ..The study objectives were to describe eligibility for TLTBI as well as treatment prescription, initiation and completion in an HIV-infected Spanish cohort and to investigate factors associated with treatment completion...
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of maternal hepatitis C infection according to HIV serostatus in six Spanish regions (2003-2006)
    Teresa Seisdedos
    MoH AIDS National Plan NEC Institute of Health Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 21:643-5. 2011
    ..Anti-HCV prevalence rate is low in these regions compared to Hospital cohorts. Although a high prevalence rate in HIV co-infected women is found, it tends to decrease along the period studied...
  8. doi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of drug injection using a multiplier method based on a register of new HIV diagnoses
    Gregorio Barrio Anta
    Escuela Nacional de Sanidad, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 21:646-8. 2011
    ..8 (95% CI 23.8-53.8) per 100,000 population, a 2.8 times reduction compared with 2001. This method permits estimation of both prevalence and trends of drug injection. It is sustainable and routinely applicable in many countries...
  9. doi request reprint [Factors related to non-prescription of tuberculin skin testing in a cohort of HIV-infected people]
    Asuncion Diaz
    Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:215-21. 2010
    ..In this report we analyze the incidence and variables associated with non-prescription of TST in a cohort of HIV-infected people...
  10. doi request reprint [Delayed diagnosis of HIV infection in Spain]
    Jesus Oliva
    Unidad de Epidemiología del VIH SIDA, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:583-9. 2010
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  11. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological surveillance of congenital syphilis in Spain, 2000-2010
    Natalia Ortiz-Lopez
    Programa de Epidemiología Aplicada de Campo PEAC, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:988-90. 2012
    ..Hepatosplenomegaly was the most common clinical finding, although almost 60% of the cases were asymptomatic. Missed opportunities for congenital syphilis prevention through antenatal care were identified...
  12. doi request reprint Harm reduction interventions for drug injectors or heroin users in Spain: expanding coverage as the storm abates
    Gregorio Barrio
    National School of Public Health, Carlos III Health Institute, Madrid, Spain
    Addiction 107:1111-22. 2012
    ..To show the utility of analysing time trends of need and coverage of needle-exchange programmes (NEPs) and opioid substitution treatment (OST) to assess harm reduction policies targeting drug injectors or heroin users...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Evolution of the human immunodeficiency virus seroprevalence in mothers of newborns from 8 autonomous regions (Spain), 1996-2005]
    Teresa Seisdedos
    Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Sinesio Delgado 9, Madrid, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 131:250-2. 2008
    ..To asses the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seroprevalence evolution of newborns' mothers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Analysis of 4495 canine and feline uroliths in the Benelux. A retrospective study: 1994-2004
    P Picavet
    Hill s Pet Nutrition, Benelux, Breda, The Netherlands
    J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl) 91:247-51. 2007
    ..The mean age of uroliths appearance was 7.3 years in the dogs and 7.2 years in the cats. The findings are similar to those previously published in the USA...
  15. ncbi request reprint Orthotopic heart transplantation in elderly patients: a 10-year experience at a single center
    R Favaloro
    Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Transplant Proc 36:1692-4. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to assess OHT outcomes to determine whether elderly patients benefit from the procedure...