Victoria Villena

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Repeated Aspergillus isolation in respiratory samples from non-immunocompromised patients not selected based on clinical diagnoses: colonisation or infection?
    José Barberán
    Infectious Diseases Department, Hospital Central de la Defensa Gomez Ulla, GTA, 28047 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 12:295. 2012
  2. ncbi [Horizons for Spanish respiratory medicine: reflections]
    Victoria Villena
    Servicio de Neumología Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 43:573-84. 2007
  3. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of pleural effusion]
    Victoria Villena Garrido
    Servicio de Neumología Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre Madrid España
    Arch Bronconeumol 42:349-72. 2006
  4. ncbi Clinical implications of appearance of pleural fluid at thoracentesis
    Victoria Villena
    Respiratory Service, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 125:156-9. 2004
  5. ncbi [Pleural mesothelioma: experience with 62 cases in 9 years]
    V Villena Garrido
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense Madrid, Spain
    Arch Bronconeumol 40:203-8. 2004
  6. ncbi Interferon gamma levels in pleural fluid for the diagnosis of tuberculosis
    Victoria Villena
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Med 115:365-70. 2003
  7. ncbi Staging in lung cancer: is 3 cm a prognostic threshold in pathologic stage I non-small cell lung cancer? A multicenter study of 1,020 patients
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumolgy Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 121:1515-20. 2002
  8. ncbi Surgical lung cancer. Risk operative analysis
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumology Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Avenida Andalucía 5 4, Madrid 28041, Spain
    Lung Cancer 44:327-37. 2004
  9. ncbi Amylase levels in pleural effusions: a consecutive unselected series of 841 patients
    Victoria Villena
    Respiratory Medicine Department, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 121:470-4. 2002
  10. pmc The use of P63 immunohistochemistry for the identification of squamous cell carcinoma of the lung
    Esther Conde
    Laboratorio de Dianas Terapeuticas, Centro Integral Oncologico Clara Campal, Hospital Universitario Madrid Sanchinarro, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 5:e12209. 2010

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Publications25

  1. pmc Repeated Aspergillus isolation in respiratory samples from non-immunocompromised patients not selected based on clinical diagnoses: colonisation or infection?
    José Barberán
    Infectious Diseases Department, Hospital Central de la Defensa Gomez Ulla, GTA, 28047 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 12:295. 2012
    ..colonisation), treatment (administration or not of antifungals) and prognosis (mortality) in non-transplant/non-neutropenic patients showing repeated isolation of Aspergillus from lower respiratory samples...
  2. ncbi [Horizons for Spanish respiratory medicine: reflections]
    Victoria Villena
    Servicio de Neumología Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 43:573-84. 2007
  3. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of pleural effusion]
    Victoria Villena Garrido
    Servicio de Neumología Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre Madrid España
    Arch Bronconeumol 42:349-72. 2006
  4. ncbi Clinical implications of appearance of pleural fluid at thoracentesis
    Victoria Villena
    Respiratory Service, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 125:156-9. 2004
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the different appearances of pleural fluid during thoracentesis and their frequency in relation to diagnosis, and to evaluate the causes and clinical implications of bloody pleural effusions...
  5. ncbi [Pleural mesothelioma: experience with 62 cases in 9 years]
    V Villena Garrido
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Universidad Complutense Madrid, Spain
    Arch Bronconeumol 40:203-8. 2004
    ..To describe the diagnostic approach, clinical and radiological characteristics, and survival of patients with pleural mesothelioma treated in our hospital over a 9-year period...
  6. ncbi Interferon gamma levels in pleural fluid for the diagnosis of tuberculosis
    Victoria Villena
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Med 115:365-70. 2003
    ..To assess the utility of interferon gamma levels, including identification of the best cutoff for the diagnosis of tuberculosis...
  7. ncbi Staging in lung cancer: is 3 cm a prognostic threshold in pathologic stage I non-small cell lung cancer? A multicenter study of 1,020 patients
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumolgy Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 121:1515-20. 2002
    ..Since 1974, a tumor size of 3 cm in diameter has been regarded as the prognostic threshold in the staging of bronchogenic carcinoma...
  8. ncbi Surgical lung cancer. Risk operative analysis
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumology Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Avenida Andalucía 5 4, Madrid 28041, Spain
    Lung Cancer 44:327-37. 2004
    ..To identify those variables that are associated with operative morbidity or mortality in cases of thoracotomy in lung cancer...
  9. ncbi Amylase levels in pleural effusions: a consecutive unselected series of 841 patients
    Victoria Villena
    Respiratory Medicine Department, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 121:470-4. 2002
    ....
  10. pmc The use of P63 immunohistochemistry for the identification of squamous cell carcinoma of the lung
    Esther Conde
    Laboratorio de Dianas Terapeuticas, Centro Integral Oncologico Clara Campal, Hospital Universitario Madrid Sanchinarro, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 5:e12209. 2010
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  11. ncbi Comparison between clinical and pathologic staging in 2,994 cases of lung cancer
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumology Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:974-9; discussion 979. 2005
    ..The objective of this paper is to compare these two staging methods in a series of 2,994 lung cancer cases operated on consecutively in Spain between 1993 and 1997...
  12. ncbi Prognostic value of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in 2994 cases of lung cancer
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumology Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Crrta Andalucia 5 4, 28041 Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:8-13. 2005
    ..Given the frequent association between chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer (LC), the objective of this paper is to analyse the prognosis of this comorbidity...
  13. ncbi Diagnostic value of CA 549 in pleural fluid. Comparison with CEA, CA 15.3 and CA 72.4
    Victoria Villena
    Respiratory Medicine Department, Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Avda de Cordoba s n, Carretera de Andalucia Km 5 4, 28041 Madrid, Spain
    Lung Cancer 40:289-94. 2003
    ..3. Individual tumor markers or their combination increased the sensitivity of pleural cytology...
  14. ncbi Heterogeneity of prognostic profiles in non-small cell lung cancer: too many variables but a few relevant
    Agustín Gómez De La Cámara
    Unidad de Investigación Epidemiologia Clínica, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Avda Cordoba s n, 28041, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:907-14. 2005
    ..Many prognostic factors, exceeding 150, for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) are mentioned in the literature. The different statistical weight of the some variables at issue, their heterogeneity and their clinical uselessness is reviewed...
  15. ncbi Comorbidity in operable lung cancer: a multicenter descriptive study on 2992 patients
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumology Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Ctta Andalucía 5 4, 28041 Madrid, Spain
    Lung Cancer 35:263-9. 2002
    ..To ascertain the frequency of diseases associated (comorbidity) with operable lung cancer (LC) globally, in relation to the presence of neoplastic clinical symptoms and age...
  16. ncbi Survival of 2,991 patients with surgical lung cancer: the denominator effect in survival
    José Kuis Duque
    Pneumology Service, Hospital Universitario, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 128:2274-81. 2005
    ..To evaluate the current staging system of lung cancer, taking into account different selection criteria for the studied population...
  17. ncbi Analysis of the molecular expression profile of non small cell lung carcinoma associated to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Ricardo García-Luján
    Department of Pneumology, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Avda Cordoba s n, Madrid, Spain
    Histol Histopathol 24:417-23. 2009
    ..26 (0.07-1.01). A significant lowest expression of membranous beta-catenin was detected in NSCLC of the patients with COPD...
  18. ncbi Molecular context of the EGFR mutations: evidence for the activation of mTOR/S6K signaling
    Esther Conde
    Lung Cancer Group, Spanish National Cancer Centre, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Cancer Res 12:710-7. 2006
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  19. doi [Respiratory disease registries in Spain: fundamentals and organization]
    Beatriz Lara
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital Universitario Arnau de Vilanova, Institut de Recerca Biomedica de Lleida, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Respiratorias CIBERES, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 47:389-96. 2011
    ..Therefore, the activities of the professionals involved in the registries have spread the knowledge about the diseases studied, promoting the exchange of information among workgroups...
  20. ncbi Endobronchial hamartoma
    Borja G Cosio
    Respiratory Department, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 122:202-5. 2002
    ..To describe clinical, endoscopic, radiographic, and follow-up characteristics of a series of patients in whom endobronchial hamartoma (EH) had been diagnosed...
  21. ncbi [Bronchioloalveolar carcinoma in Spain: a rare and different form of lung cancer]
    Angel Lopez Encuentra
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 42:399-403. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi Primary pulmonary lymphoma: diagnosis and follow-up of 6 cases and review of an uncommon entity
    Jose Felipe Varona
    Internal Medicine, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Tumori 91:24-9. 2005
    ..Primary pulmonary lymphoma is an uncommon disease with a poorly defined management. We reviewed and followed the cases of primary pulmonary lymphoma in our institution to gather an estimation of this entity in our population...
  23. pmc Previous tumour as a prognostic factor in stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    Angel Lopez-Encuentra
    Pneumology Service, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Avenida Córdoba s n 28041 Madrid, Spain
    Thorax 62:386-90. 2007
    ..The presence of specific comorbidities at the time of thoracotomy was registered prospectively...
  24. ncbi [Failure of levofloxacin therapy in two cases of community-acquired pneumonia caused by fluoroquinolone-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae and complicated with empyema]
    Ana Belén Carlavilla
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 23:270-3. 2005
    ..Patients with CAP who have received quinolones in the weeks before the development of pneumonia should not been treated empirically with these antibiotics because of the risk of resistance development...
  25. ncbi Accuracy of helical computed tomography and [18F] fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography for identifying lymph node mediastinal metastases in potentially resectable non-small-cell lung cancer
    Francisco Pozo-Rodríguez
    Department of Pulmonology, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Centro PET Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Oncol 23:8348-56. 2005
    ..Our study was intended to estimate the efficacy of contrast-enhanced helical CT (hCT) and FDG-PET, alone and combined, in the diagnosis of lymph node mediastinal metastases...