A Rios

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Emigration from the British Isles to southeastern Spain: a study of attitudes toward organ donation
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia
    Am J Transplant 7:2020-30. 2007
  2. doi Attitudes of Spanish and Mexican resident physicians faced with solid organ donation and transplantation
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 42:233-8. 2010
  3. doi Level of acceptance of a clinical solid organ xenotransplantation program among personnel in organ transplant-related services in Spanish, Mexican, and Cuban hospital centers
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 42:222-7. 2010
  4. doi Attitudes toward living kidney donation in transplant hospitals: a Spanish, Mexican, and Cuban multicenter study
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 42:228-32. 2010
  5. ncbi Hospital personnel in surgical services in a transplant hospital faced with living liver donation: an attitudinal survey
    A Rios
    Unidad de Trasplantes, Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2079-82. 2007
  6. doi International multicenter opinion study: administrative personnel from Spanish and Mexican health centers faced with human organ donation for transplantation
    A Rios
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Coordinación Autonómica de Trasplantes, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3093-7. 2010
  7. doi Attitude toward living liver donation in transplant hospitals in Spain, Mexico and Cuba
    A Rios
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Coordinación Autonómica de Trasplantes, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3102-5. 2010
  8. ncbi Attitude towards related living donation among candidates on the liver transplant waiting list
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Department of Surgery, Transplant Unit, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 103:115-22. 2011
  9. ncbi Attitude of kidney patients on the transplant waiting list toward related-living donation. A reason for the scarce development of living donation in Spain
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Servicio de Cirugia, Unidad de Trasplantes, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Clin Transplant 20:719-24. 2006
  10. ncbi Attitudes toward xenotransplantation among nonhealth service workers in a hospital with a preclinical xenotransplantation program
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:4615-9. 2005

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  1. ncbi Emigration from the British Isles to southeastern Spain: a study of attitudes toward organ donation
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia
    Am J Transplant 7:2020-30. 2007
    ..786) and (6) a respondent's belief that he or she might need a transplant in the future (OR = 2.243). The attitude of this population is more positive than in the native Spanish population and is determined by many psychosocial factors...
  2. doi Attitudes of Spanish and Mexican resident physicians faced with solid organ donation and transplantation
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 42:233-8. 2010
    ..Our objective was to analyze the attitudes of residents in health centers in Spain (MIR) and in Mexico (ENARM)...
  3. doi Level of acceptance of a clinical solid organ xenotransplantation program among personnel in organ transplant-related services in Spanish, Mexican, and Cuban hospital centers
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 42:222-7. 2010
    ..We analyzed the attitude toward xenotransplantation among personnel in transplant-related services in several hospitals in Spain and Latin America...
  4. doi Attitudes toward living kidney donation in transplant hospitals: a Spanish, Mexican, and Cuban multicenter study
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 42:228-32. 2010
    ..However, LKD donation rates are low in most countries. We analyzed attitudes toward LKD in transplant hospitals in Spain, Mexico, and Cuba...
  5. ncbi Hospital personnel in surgical services in a transplant hospital faced with living liver donation: an attitudinal survey
    A Rios
    Unidad de Trasplantes, Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2079-82. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze attitudes toward and the variables that affect them concerning living liver donation among surgical services in a transplant hospital...
  6. doi International multicenter opinion study: administrative personnel from Spanish and Mexican health centers faced with human organ donation for transplantation
    A Rios
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Coordinación Autonómica de Trasplantes, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3093-7. 2010
    ..Administrative personnel from healthcare centers are an important opinion group given their direct relationship to patients and the general public...
  7. doi Attitude toward living liver donation in transplant hospitals in Spain, Mexico and Cuba
    A Rios
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Coordinación Autonómica de Trasplantes, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3102-5. 2010
    ..To reduce the number of deaths on the transplant waiting list, it is essential to encourage living liver donation (LLD). Involvement of personnel in these hospitals is crucial...
  8. ncbi Attitude towards related living donation among candidates on the liver transplant waiting list
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Department of Surgery, Transplant Unit, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 103:115-22. 2011
    ..To analyze attitude of patients on the liver transplant waiting list toward living donation (LD)...
  9. ncbi Attitude of kidney patients on the transplant waiting list toward related-living donation. A reason for the scarce development of living donation in Spain
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Servicio de Cirugia, Unidad de Trasplantes, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Clin Transplant 20:719-24. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to analyze the attitude of kidney patients on the kidney transplant waiting list toward living kidney donation...
  10. ncbi Attitudes toward xenotransplantation among nonhealth service workers in a hospital with a preclinical xenotransplantation program
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:4615-9. 2005
    ..Therefore, our objective was to determine the attitude of NHW in a hospital with a preclinical liver xenotransplantation program and to determine the factors that influenced this attitude...
  11. doi From where do our children receive information about organ donation and transplantation?
    A Rios
    Servicio de Cirugia General, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3113-5. 2010
    ..The information provided about organ donation and transplantation (ODT) affects whether it is viewed favorably or unfavorably...
  12. doi Secondary school teachers' assessment of the introduction of an educational program about organ donation and transplantation
    A Rios
    International Collaborative Donor Project, and Transplant Unit, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 43:58-60. 2011
    ..The role of the teacher is crucial in this respect. The objective of this study was to determine acceptance by secondary school teachers of an educational program about ODT...
  13. doi Attitude of Scottish residents living in southeastern Spain toward organ donation
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain Departamento de Cirugía, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 40:2867-71. 2008
    ..Southeastern Spain is a habitual area of residence for the native population of Scotland...
  14. ncbi The attitude of future journalists toward living donation
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Servicio de Cirugia, Unidad de Trasplantes, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2055-9. 2009
    ..We sought to analyze the attitude of journalism students toward LD and the factors that affect this attitude...
  15. doi Validation of xCELLigence real-time cell analyzer to assess compatibility in xenotransplantation with pig-to-baboon model
    J J Quereda
    Departamento de Produccion Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Murcia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3239-43. 2010
    ..To validate the use of a microelectronic real-time cell analyzer system (RTCA) we developed a complement-mediated antibody cytotoxicity assay to investigate the compatibility of a graft and a recipient in pig-to-baboon xenotransplantation...
  16. ncbi Psychosocial profile in favor of organ donation
    C Conesa
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Servicio de Cirugia General y del Aparato Digestivo I, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 35:1276-81. 2003
    ..Our aims are: (1) to define the psychosocial profile against organ donation, and (2) to determine the impact of a law on the procurement and transplantation of organs based on "presumed consent" in the population...
  17. doi Xenotransplantation of cells for diabetes: is there a good acceptance rate among Spanish adolescents?
    A Rios
    International Collaborative Donor Project, and Transplant Unit, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 43:55-7. 2011
    ....
  18. doi ABO and RH1 blood group phenotyping in pigs (Sus scrofa) using microtyping cards
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Servicio de Cirugia General, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:2146-8. 2010
    ..Thus, microtyping cards based on monoclonal antibodies provided simple, quick way to assess ABO groups in pigs used for xenotransplantation. ABO concordance should always be investigated for these types of procedures...
  19. ncbi Ancillary hospital personnel faced with organ donation and transplantation
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Unidad de Trasplantes, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 38:858-62. 2006
    ..The objective herein was to analyze the attitudes of ancillary hospital professionals toward donation of their own organs and determine factors that conditioned such attitudes...
  20. doi Are veterinary students in favor of xenotransplantation? An opinion study in a Spanish university with a xenotransplantation program
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Servicio de Cirugia, Unidad de Trasplantes, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:2130-3. 2010
    ..Our objective was to analyze the attitudes of veterinary degree students in a Spanish university toward xenotransplantation and to determine the factors that affect its acceptance...
  21. doi Evaluation of attitudes toward living organ donation: a multicenter study of compulsory secondary school education teachers
    A Rios
    Servicio de Cirugia General, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3106-8. 2010
    ..Young persons form a sector of the population in whom early awareness is important to encourage favorable attitudes toward donation. Teachers play important roles in education and in generating attitudes...
  22. ncbi [Multivariate study of the psychosocial factors affecting public attitude towards organ donation]
    C Conesa
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Departamento de Cirugia, Unidad de trasplantes Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia
    Nefrologia 25:684-97. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi Patients with terminal chronic liver pathology faced with this disease
    A López-Navas
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of San Antonio, Murcia, Spain International Collaborative Donor Project, Murcia, Spain Regional Transplant Center, Consejería de Sanidad y Consumo de la Región de Murcia, Murcia, Spain Transplant Unit, General Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca Universitary Hospital, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 45:3630-2. 2013
    ....
  24. doi Multivariate analysis of the factors affecting attitude toward living liver donation among workers in surgical services in Spanish, Mexican, and Cuban hospitals
    A Rios
    International Collaborative Donor Project, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:1482-5. 2012
    ..LLD is becoming increasingly accepted. However, in the health care system, a percentage of the personnel are not in favor...
  25. doi Attitudes toward islet cell and tissue xenotransplantation among kidney and liver patients on the transplant waiting list
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Servicio de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3098-101. 2010
    ..However, the use of animals in this therapy is creating social rejection among the general public as well as among patients on the transplant waiting list...
  26. doi Obsessive-compulsive psychological symptoms of patients on the liver transplant waiting list
    A López-Navas
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3153-5. 2010
    ..The presence of psychopathologic symptoms associated with obsession-compulsion as a reflection of alterations due to anxiety disorders is common in these patients...
  27. doi Coping styles of patients on the liver transplant waiting list
    A López-Navas
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Consejeria de Sanidad, Coordinación Autonómica de Trasplantes, Consejeria de Sanidad, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3149-52. 2010
    ..Chronic end-stage liver disease is a difficult situation for the patient...
  28. doi Welsh citizens in south-eastern Spain: a study of attitude toward organ donation
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3116-9. 2010
    ..The increase in the British population, including Welsh citizens, in the south-east of Spain is generating a new social and healthcare reality that is affecting the world of transplantation...
  29. ncbi Attitudes of Scottish residents in the southeast of Spain concerning living donation
    A Rios
    International Collaborative Donor Project, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Transplant Unit, General Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca Universitary Hospital, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Regional Transplant Center Consejería de Sanidad y Consumo de la Región de Murcia, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Department of Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Electronic address
    Transplant Proc 45:3575-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the attitudes toward living donation (LD) of the population from the southeast of Spain who are natives of Scotland...
  30. ncbi Information received by secondary school teaching personnel about organ donation and transplantation: a study in the southeast of Spain
    B Febrero
    International Collaborative Donor Project, Murcia, Spain Regional Transplant Center, Consejería de Sanidad y Consumo de la Región de Murcia, Murcia, Spain Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas CIBERehd, Transplant Unit, General Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca Universitary Hospital, Murcia, Spain Department of Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 45:3589-91. 2013
    ..The information about ODT that teachers can provide to school children is fundamental for them to develop a favorable attitude to this matter in the future...
  31. ncbi Knowledge of the brain death concept among adolescents in southeast Spain
    B Febrero
    International Collaborative Donor Project, Murcia, Spain Regional Transplant Center, Consejería de Sanidad y Consumo de la Región de Murcia, Murcia, Spain Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas CIBERehd, Transplant Unit, General Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca Universitary Hospital, Murcia, Spain Department of Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 45:3586-8. 2013
    ..Adolescents are a key sector of the population for future organ donation. For this reason it is important to find out what they know about this concept...
  32. ncbi Irish citizens resident in the southeast of Spain and xenotransplantation
    A Rios
    International Collaborative Donor Project, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Transplant Unit, General Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca Universitary Hospital, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Regional Transplant Center Consejería de Sanidad y Consumo de la Región de Murcia, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Department of Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain Electronic address
    Transplant Proc 45:3582-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the attitude toward XT among the population in the southeast of Spain born in Ireland and to determine the variables affecting this attitude...
  33. doi Prognostic value of histological and immunohistochemical characteristics for predicting the recurrence of medullary thyroid carcinoma
    A Rios
    Servicio de Cirugia General y del Aparato Digestivo I, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2444-51. 2010
    ..This study was designed to analyze the value of various histological and immunohistochemical characteristics for predicting the recurrence of medullary carcinoma...
  34. doi Evaluation of attitude toward living organ donation among adolescents in Southeast Spain
    A Rios
    International Collaborative Donor Project, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:1489-92. 2012
    ..Objectives were as follows: (1) to analyze the attitudes of adolescents toward living organ donation; and (2) to determine the psychosocial variables affecting them...
  35. ncbi Do nursing students understand the meaning of brain death?
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Servicio de Cirugia, Unidad de Trasplantes, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2060-3. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the knowledge of nursing students about the concept of brain death...
  36. doi Importance of introduction of a psychological care unit in a liver transplantation unit
    A López-Navas
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 42:302-5. 2010
    ..Psychological changes in terminally ill patients with liver disease are underestimated. Therefore, a psychological care unit was introduced in the liver transplantation unit in a transplantation hospital in Spain...
  37. ncbi Antibiotic prophylaxis in incisional hernia repair using a prosthesis
    A Rios
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca University Hospital, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Hernia 5:148-52. 2001
    ..We can conclude therefore that antibiotic chemoprophylaxis is useful in abdominal incisional herniorrhaphy surgery with implantation of prosthetic material for reducing local septic complications...
  38. doi Thirteen cases of liver-kidney transplantation
    M R Gonzalez
    Unidad de Transplante Hepático, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3162-3. 2010
    ..The 1- and 5-year survival rates of the liver grafts were 75% and 67%, respectively, with no kidney losses during follow-up...
  39. doi Spanish and Latin American nursing personnel and deceased organ donation: a study of attitude
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Servicio Murciano de Salud, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:216-21. 2010
    ..To analyze the attitude of nursing personnel about organ donation and transplantation in hospitals in Spain and Latin America, and factors that affect this attitude...
  40. ncbi Factor analysis of sources of information on organ donation and transplantation in journalism students
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Transplant Unit, University Hospital Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain Regional Transplant Center, Consejería de Sanidad y Consumo de la Región de Murcia, Murcia, Spain International Collaborative Donor Project, Murcia, Spain Department of Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 45:3579-81. 2013
    ..The attitude of journalism students toward ODT could influence public opinion and help promote this treatment option...
  41. ncbi Assessment of renal function during the postoperative period following liver xenotransplantation from transgenic pig to baboon
    J B Cabezuelo
    Liver Transplant Unit, University Hospital V Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 34:321-2. 2002
  42. ncbi [Importance of the speciality tutor in the satisfaction and training of the resident-intern physicians]
    A Rios
    Unidad de Neumología, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia
    Nefrologia 25:246-9. 2005
  43. doi Multivariate analysis to determine the factors affecting the attitudes toward organ donation of healthcare assistants in Spanish and Mexican healthcare centers
    A Rios
    International Collaborative Donor Project, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:1479-81. 2012
    ..Our objective was analyze the attitudes of healthcare assistants, in Spanish and Mexican healthcare centers toward organ donation and determine factors affecting them using a multivariate analysis...
  44. ncbi [Primary thymic lymphomas]
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Servicio de Cirugía Torácica, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Espana
    Rev Clin Esp 206:326-31. 2006
    ..Primary thymic lymphomas (PTLs) are uncommon, and their prognosis is linked with early treatment. A review is carried out of this disease in our hospital in order to determine the best diagnostic-therapeutic management for these patients...
  45. doi Emotional-type psychopathologic symptoms among patients with terminal chronic alcohol-induced liver cirrhosis
    A López-Navas
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of San Antonio, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:1510-2. 2012
    ..Patients with toxic substance abuse syndrome, such as alcohol abuse, have elevated psychopathologic morbidity and mortality such as mood disorders...
  46. ncbi Cavernous hemangioma of the thyroid
    A Rios
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery l, Virgen de la Arrixaca University Hospital, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Thyroid 11:279-80. 2001
    ..Cavernous hemangioma is a benign congenital vascular malformation that occasionally affects the thyroid. This article presents two cases of this rare thyroid pathology unrelated to FNA...
  47. doi Design of a real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction to assess human complement regulatory protein gene expression in polytransgenic xenograft pigs
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3235-8. 2010
    ....
  48. ncbi Acute lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage originating in the small intestine
    A Rios
    Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 98:196-203. 2006
    ..The objective here is to analyze the diagnostic and therapeutic handling of acute LGIH when its etiology was located in the small intestine...
  49. ncbi Factors causing early relapse after lung metastasis surgery
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Servicio de Cirugía Torácica, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 16:26-32. 2007
    ..The main prognostic factors for survival are complete surgery, histological type, disease-free interval between the primary tumour and metastases, and the number of lung metastases...
  50. ncbi Risk factors for malignancy in multinodular goitres
    A Rios
    Department of General Surgery and Digestive Apparatus I, Virgen de la Arrixaca University Hospital, El Palmar 30120, Murcia, Spain
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:58-62. 2004
    ..The aim is to analyse patients with thyroid carcinoma associated with MNG to determine the clinical risk factors for malignancy...
  51. doi The attitude of Scottish citizens to xenotransplantation in the South East of Spain: an emerging population subgroup
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Transplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Facultad de Veterinaria, Mureia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:2126-9. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the attitudes of and to determine relevant variables among the population from southeastern Spain who were born in Scotland...
  52. ncbi Attitude toward deceased organ donation and transplantation among the workers in the surgical services in a hospital with a transplant program
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Transplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Ronda de Levante, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3603-8. 2005
    ..The objective was to analyze attitudes toward decreased organ donation in the surgical services...
  53. ncbi Attitude survey of hospital workers in the surgical services toward living kidney donation
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3621-5. 2005
    ..In Spain, its use is still scarce; even many health service workers are not in favor. Our objective was to analyze the attitudes toward living kidney donation in a surgical department...
  54. ncbi Attitude toward xenotransplantation among residents
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Transplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:4111-6. 2005
    ..The objective was to analyze the acceptance of this therapy among Residents, given that they would be the professionals most involved in its application if such a therapy proves to be useful...
  55. ncbi Attitudes of resident doctors toward different types of organ donation in a Spanish transplant hospital
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Murcia, Espana
    Transplant Proc 38:869-74. 2006
    ..Our aim was to analyze acceptance of cadaveric and living organ donation for transplantation among resident doctors, given that they are the new professionals of medicine who will have to encourage and develop transplant programs...
  56. ncbi Hospital personnel faced with organ xenotransplantation: an attitudinal survey in a hospital with a pre-clinical liver xenotransplantation program
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain
    Xenotransplantation 13:447-54. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to analyze attitude among personnel in a hospital with a pre-clinical xenotransplantation program toward xenotransplantation and to determine the variables that influence this attitude...
  57. ncbi Information requested about organ donation in primary health care centers
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:2367-70. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate information about donation requested by the general public in health centers in an autonomous community (region) of Spain and to find out how many workers provided relevant information...
  58. ncbi Ancillary personnel faced with living liver donation in a Spanish hospital with a transplant program
    A Rios
    Regional Transplantation Coordination, Health Service of the Autonoma Community of Murcia, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 98:917-28. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi British citizens in a regional community of southeastern Spain with a pre-clinical organ xenotransplantation program. A study of attitude toward xenotransplantation
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain
    Xenotransplantation 14:255-64. 2007
    ..In the native population of southeastern Spain this situation is well-known, but in recent years there has been an important social change because of a considerable migrational flow into Spain, especially from the British Isles...
  60. ncbi Are personnel in transplant hospitals in favor of cadaveric organ donation? Multivariate attitudinal study in a hospital with a solid organ transplant program
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain
    Clin Transplant 20:743-54. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the attitude of hospital professionals toward organ donation and to determine the factors that influence this attitude in a Spanish center with a transplant program...
  61. doi Primary health care personnel faced with cadaveric organ donation: a multicenter study in south-eastern Spain
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain
    Clin Transplant 22:657-63. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the attitude of PHC personnel toward donation and to determine the psychosocial variables affecting this attitude...
  62. ncbi Irish residents in southeastern Spain: in search of favorable groups to encourage living kidney donation in Spain
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Transplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2068-71. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the attitudes toward living kidney donation among the population group originating from Ireland (including Northern Ireland) and who live in southeast Spain...
  63. ncbi Attitude of hospital personnel faced with living liver donation in a Spanish center with a living donor liver transplant program
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Spain
    Liver Transpl 13:1049-56. 2007
    ....
  64. ncbi Personnel in cadaveric organ transplant-related hospital units faced with living liver donation: an attitudinal study in a Spanish hospital with a cadaveric and living liver transplant programme
    A Rios
    Coordinación Regional de Trasplantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia, Consejeria de Sanidad, Murcia, Espana
    Liver Int 27:687-93. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to find out the attitude towards living liver donation among personnel who work in transplant-related services in a hospital with a cadaveric and living organ transplant programme...
  65. ncbi Pathology findings in a model of auxiliary liver transplantation with portal vein arterialization in pigs
    O M Fernández
    Unit of Experimental Surgery, Department of Surgery, Arrixaca University Hospital, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3939-42. 2005
    ..To determine the histological findings and temporal evolution that occur in auxiliary liver grafts as a consequence of arterialization of the portal vein (PVA)...
  66. ncbi Familial papillary carcinoma of the thyroid: report of three families
    A Rios
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca University Hospital, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Eur J Surg 167:339-43. 2001
    ..To report our experience of the clinical characteristics, treatment and outcome of familial papillary carcinoma...
  67. ncbi Has the incidence of perforated peptic ulcer decreased over the last decade?
    F Sanchez-Bueno
    Department of General Surgery and Digestive Apparatus I, Virgen de la Arrixaca University Hospital, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Dig Surg 18:444-7; discussion 447-8. 2001
    ..The aim of this study is to analyze the incidence of ulcer perforation over the last 12 years in our health area and the influence of new medical treatments...
  68. ncbi Factors that affect recurrence after incisional herniorrhaphy with prosthetic material
    A Rios
    , Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Eur J Surg 167:855-9. 2001
    ..01) in both the univariate and multivariate analyses. CONCLUSIONS: Patients at the greater risk of recurrence are those aged over 60 years, with large, recurrent hernias and who develop local complications during the postoperative period...
  69. ncbi Definitive treatment for persistent hypoparathyroidism in a kidney transplant patient: parathyroid allotransplantation
    N M Torregrosa
    Department of General Surgery and Nephrology, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Thyroid 15:1299-302. 2005
    ..The graft is functioning after 2 years...
  70. ncbi [Management of rectorrhagia having uncertain origin]
    A Rios
    Departamento de Cirugia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia
    Rev Clin Esp 206:54-7. 2006
    ..The great problem arises in 0.5%-4% of rectorrhagies that do not abate and unstabilize the patient, emergency surgery due to the bleeding being required...
  71. ncbi Influence of residency training on personal stress and impairment in family life: analysis of related factors
    A Rios
    Division of Medical Education, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Med Princ Pract 15:276-80. 2006
    ..This cross-sectional study was designed to assess the level of stress among residents and stress-related impairment of family life...
  72. ncbi Acid-base and electrolyte disturbances in an experimental model of orthotopic liver xenotransplantation from pig to baboon after graft reperfusion: differences between h-DAF livers and unmodified livers
    C G Palenciano
    Liver Transplant Unit, University Hospital V Arrixaca, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 34:325-6. 2002
  73. ncbi Prognostic factors in thymic epithelial neoplasms
    A Rios
    Department of General Surgery and Digestive Apparatus I, Virgen de la Arrixaca University Hospital, 30120, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:307-13. 2002
    ..The primary thymic epithelial neoplasms (PTENs) are uncommon tumours with a broad spectrum of both biological and morphological features. The aim of this study is to analyse the prognostic factors that influence survival...