X Bosch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Barcelona
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The association between Crohn disease and the myelodysplastic syndromes. Report of 3 cases and review of the literature
    X Bosch
    Internal Medicine Unit, University of Barcelona, Hospital Casa Maternitat, Spain
    Medicine (Baltimore) 77:371-7. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Enigmatic Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease: a comprehensive review
    Xavier Bosch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:141-52. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [Use of thrombolytic treatment in patients with acute myocardial infarction in Spain. Observations from the PRIAMHO study]
    X Bosch
    Hospital Clínic Barcelona Departamento de Medicina Universidad de Barcelona Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques Agustí Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS
    Rev Esp Cardiol 53:490-501. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Recurrent ischemia after thrombolysis: importance of associated clinical findings. GUSTO-I Investigators. Global Utilization of Streptokinase and t-PA [tissue-plasminogen activator] for Occluded Coronary Arteries
    A Betriu
    Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    J Am Coll Cardiol 31:94-102. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Infections in systemic lupus erythematosus: a prospective and controlled study of 110 patients
    X Bosch
    Department of Autoimmune Diseases, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Lupus 15:584-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Prognostic usefulness of white blood cell count on admission and one-year outcome in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute chest pain
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 98:885-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint [Reduction in acute myocardial infarction mortality over a five-year period]
    Magda Heras
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 59:200-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint New risk score for patients with acute chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation, and normal troponin concentrations: a comparison with the TIMI risk score
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:443-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular ejection fraction to predict early mortality in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Xavier Bosch
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars, Hospital Clinic, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Am Heart J 150:215-20. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint [Differences in the management and prognosis of patients with non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndrome according to the department of initial admission]
    Xavier Bosch
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars, Hospital Clínic Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 57:283-90. 2004

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint The association between Crohn disease and the myelodysplastic syndromes. Report of 3 cases and review of the literature
    X Bosch
    Internal Medicine Unit, University of Barcelona, Hospital Casa Maternitat, Spain
    Medicine (Baltimore) 77:371-7. 1998
    ..In patients with such an association, the possibility of improvement of the myelodysplasia upon successful therapy of Crohn disease should not be ruled out...
  2. ncbi request reprint Enigmatic Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease: a comprehensive review
    Xavier Bosch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:141-52. 2004
    ..KFD is an uncommon, self-limited, and perhaps underdiagnosed process with an excellent prognosis. Accurate clinicopathologic recognition is crucial, particularly because KFD can be mistaken for malignant lymphoma...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Use of thrombolytic treatment in patients with acute myocardial infarction in Spain. Observations from the PRIAMHO study]
    X Bosch
    Hospital Clínic Barcelona Departamento de Medicina Universidad de Barcelona Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques Agustí Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS
    Rev Esp Cardiol 53:490-501. 2000
    ..Scarce information is actually available in our country regarding the use of thrombolytic treatment in patients with acute myocardial infarction and how consistently the recommendations of the clinical guidelines are being implemented...
  4. ncbi request reprint Recurrent ischemia after thrombolysis: importance of associated clinical findings. GUSTO-I Investigators. Global Utilization of Streptokinase and t-PA [tissue-plasminogen activator] for Occluded Coronary Arteries
    A Betriu
    Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    J Am Coll Cardiol 31:94-102. 1998
    ..We sought to assess the incidence and clinical relevance of examination data to recurrent ischemia within an international randomized trial...
  5. ncbi request reprint Infections in systemic lupus erythematosus: a prospective and controlled study of 110 patients
    X Bosch
    Department of Autoimmune Diseases, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Lupus 15:584-9. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Prognostic usefulness of white blood cell count on admission and one-year outcome in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute chest pain
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 98:885-9. 2006
    ..However, in the absence of myocardial necrosis, leukocyte count lacks prognostic value...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Reduction in acute myocardial infarction mortality over a five-year period]
    Magda Heras
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 59:200-8. 2006
    ..To assess recent changes in the management of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and their impact on mortality using data from the PRIAMHO I and II registries (1995 and 2000)...
  8. ncbi request reprint New risk score for patients with acute chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation, and normal troponin concentrations: a comparison with the TIMI risk score
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:443-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this research was to develop a risk score for patients with chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation electrocardiogram (ECG), and normal troponin levels...
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular ejection fraction to predict early mortality in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Xavier Bosch
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars, Hospital Clinic, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Am Heart J 150:215-20. 2005
    ..This study examines whether the routine determination of left ventricular ejection fraction (EF) adds significant prognostic information to currently recommended stratifiers...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Differences in the management and prognosis of patients with non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndrome according to the department of initial admission]
    Xavier Bosch
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars, Hospital Clínic Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 57:283-90. 2004
    ..To assess the influence of the department of initial admission on the hospital management and 3-month prognosis of patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of early exercise testing and clinical risk score for prognostic evaluation in chest pain units without preexisting evidence of myocardial ischemia
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 97:633-5. 2006
    ..2 to 2.9, p = 0.003) end points. In conclusion, if a policy of invasive management is implemented for patients with positive exercise test results, the clinical risk score constitutes the main prognostic predictor of 1-year outcome...
  12. doi request reprint Limitations of clinical history for evaluation of patients with acute chest pain, non-diagnostic electrocardiogram, and normal troponin
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 101:613-7. 2008
    ..Short-term outcomes, including revascularization, however, are not predicted as well. Therefore, ancillary tools, such as noninvasive stress tests, should be implemented for decision making at initial hospitalization or discharge...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of clinical variables at presentation in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: results of the Proyecto de Estudio del Pronóstico de la Angina (PEPA)
    Esteban Lopez de Sa
    Hospital General U Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, Spain
    Medicine (Baltimore) 81:434-42. 2002
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint [Long-term prognosis of women with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes. a case-control study]
    Xavier Bosch
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars Hospital Clínic Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS Departament de Medicina Universitat de Barcelona España
    Rev Esp Cardiol 55:1235-42. 2002
    ..However, information about the prognosis of women with non-ST-segment-elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTEACS) is scarce. The aim of this study was to determine if the long-term prognosis of men and women with NSTEACS differs...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Clinical characteristics, management, and prognosis of patients with acute myocardial infarction not admitted to the coronary care unit. Usefulness of an intermediate care unit as the initial admission site]
    Xavier Bosch
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars Hospital Clínic Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS Departament de Medicina Universitat de Barcelona Barcelona España
    Rev Esp Cardiol 56:262-70. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the characteristics and prognosis of the patients who were admitted to the intermediate care unit (INTCU) of a cardiology department...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Clinical characteristics, prognosis, and variability in the management of non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes. Data from the PEPA registry]
    Xavier Bosch
    Servicio de Cardiología Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars Hospital Clínic Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS Barcelona España
    Rev Esp Cardiol 56:346-53. 2003
    ..To assess the clinical characteristics and inter-hospital variability in the treatment and prognosis of patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes...
  17. ncbi request reprint A practical approach with outcome for the prognostic assessment of non-ST-segment elevation chest pain and normal troponin
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 99:797-801. 2007
    ....
  18. pmc Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease
    Xavier Bosch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 1:18. 2006
    ..Spontaneous recovery occurs in 1 to 4 months. Patients with Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease should be followed-up for several years to survey the possibility of the development of systemic lupus erythematosus...
  19. ncbi request reprint Causes of ineligibility in randomized controlled trials and long-term mortality in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Xavier Bosch
    Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clinic, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 124:86-91. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint [Myocardial infarction and normal coronary arteries. From the other side of the mirror]
    Xavier Bosch
    Med Clin (Barc) 129:699-701. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint [Intensive insulin therapy in non-diabetic patients with myocardial infarction and hyperglycemia. INSUCOR study]
    Begona Benito
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Instituto Clínico del Tórax, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 130:601-5. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the short-term effects and the safety of strict glycemic control in subjects with MI and hyperglycemia without a previous history of diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint WAERS: an application for Web-assisted estimation of relative survival
    Ramon Clèries
    Servei d Epidemiologia i Registre del Cancer, Institut Catala d Oncologia, L Hospitalet de Llobregat Spain, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Inform Internet Med 32:169-75. 2007
    ..This application can be also useful for cohort mortality studies and for registries of several diseases...
  23. ncbi request reprint Unique features of inflammatory breast carcinoma
    Xavier Bosch
    Lancet Oncol 6:549. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Accessibility to coronary angiography and one-year survival after myocardial infarction
    Fernando Aros
    Cardiologia, Hospital Txagorritxu, Vitoria, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 90:409-12. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Elevation of serum levels of the anti-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-10 and decreased risk of coronary events in patients with unstable angina
    Ignasi Anguera
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am Heart J 144:811-7. 2002
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the role of the anti-inflammatory cytokine interleukin (IL)-10 and the proinflammatory to anti-inflammatory ratios in the short-term prognosis of patients with unstable angina...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Management of myocardial infarction in Spain in the year 2000. The PRIAMHO II study]
    Fernando Aros
    Area de Cardiología y Críticos Hospital Txagorritxu Vitoria España
    Rev Esp Cardiol 56:1165-73. 2003
    ..Hospital registries are useful tools to measure the degree of implementation of new treatments and clinical practice guidelines...
  27. ncbi request reprint Spain to establish national genetic database
    Xavier Bosch
    Lancet 363:1044. 2004
  28. ncbi request reprint Spanish HIV registry should be abolished, court rules
    Xavier Bosch
    Lancet 363:1616. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Role of hepatitis C virus infection in malignant lymphoma in Spain
    Silvia de Sanjose
    Servei d Epidemiologia i Registre del Cancer, Institut Catala d Oncologia, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Cancer 111:81-5. 2004
    ..HCV infection is associated with an increased risk of a broad spectrum of lymphoid neoplasms among non severely immunocompromised subjects in Spain...
  30. ncbi request reprint Low survival in black Zimbabwean patients
    Xavier Bosch
    Lancet Oncol 5:522. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint [Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease]
    Xavier Bosch
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 123:471-6. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint [Reperfusion treatment in an acute myocardial infarction in patients older than 75 years. Do we need a randomized controlled trial?]
    Xavier Bosch
    Rev Esp Cardiol 58:333-7. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint [Previous infection with Chlamydia pneumoniae and long-term prognosis in patients with acute coronary syndrome with non-ST segment elevation]
    Alessandro Sionis
    Institut de Malalties Cardiovasculars, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 124:681-5. 2005
    ..We underwent a prospective study to investigate the prognostic value of C. pneumoniae seropositivity in patients with acute coronary syndromes...
  34. doi request reprint Hospital deaths of people aged 90 and over: end-of-life palliative care management
    Francesc Formiga
    Geriatric Unit, Internal Medicine Service, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Gerontology 54:148-52. 2008
    ..In developed countries, hospital deaths at very advanced age are increasingly common. Few studies have addressed end-of-life care in very elderly patients with non-cancer chronic diseases...