Borja Gomez

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Bacteremia in previously healthy children in emergency departments: clinical and microbiological characteristics and outcome
    B Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 34:453-60. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of procalcitonin in well-appearing young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Univeristy Hospital, Plaza de Cruces, 48 902 Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatrics 130:815-22. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Clinical and analytical characteristics and short-term evolution of enteroviral meningitis in young infants presenting with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:518-23. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of leukopenia in young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:92-5. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [Safety and effectiveness of nitrous oxide for sedation-analgesia in emergency departments]
    B Gomez
    Servicio de Urgencias de Pediatría, Hospital de Cruces, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Espana
    An Pediatr (Barc) 75:96-102. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Blood culture and bacteremia predictors in infants less than three months of age with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    From the Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Plaza de Cruces s n, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:43-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Accuracy of a sequential approach to identify young febrile infants at low risk for invasive bacterial infection
    Santiago Mintegi
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
    Emerg Med J 31:e19-24. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Use of urine dipstick evaluating young infants with fever without a source and positive urine culture
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Osakidetza Basque Health Service, Bilbao, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1103-5. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Well appearing young infants with fever without known source in the emergency department: are lumbar punctures always necessary?
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Basque Country, Spain
    Eur J Emerg Med 17:167-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Is 15 days an appropriate cut-off age for considering serious bacterial infection in the management of febrile infants?
    Silvia Garcia
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:455-8. 2012

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Bacteremia in previously healthy children in emergency departments: clinical and microbiological characteristics and outcome
    B Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 34:453-60. 2015
    ..Age and general appearance influence the frequency of each bacterial species. General appearance also influences the associated mortality. ..
  2. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of procalcitonin in well-appearing young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Univeristy Hospital, Plaza de Cruces, 48 902 Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatrics 130:815-22. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess its performance in diagnosing serious bacterial infections and specifically invasive bacterial infections (IBIs) in well-appearing infants aged <3 months with fever without source (FWS)...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical and analytical characteristics and short-term evolution of enteroviral meningitis in young infants presenting with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:518-23. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the characteristics of the enteroviral meningitis diagnosed in a pediatric emergency department among infants younger than 3 months with fever without source and its short-term evolution...
  4. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of leukopenia in young febrile infants
    Borja Gomez
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:92-5. 2012
    ..6% for those with leukocytosis (odds ratio, 3.59). None of the 9 well-appearing febrile neonates with leukopenia developed an SBI. Leukopenia, in well-appearing young febrile infants, should not be considered as an SBI risk factor...
  5. doi request reprint [Safety and effectiveness of nitrous oxide for sedation-analgesia in emergency departments]
    B Gomez
    Servicio de Urgencias de Pediatría, Hospital de Cruces, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Espana
    An Pediatr (Barc) 75:96-102. 2011
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  6. doi request reprint Blood culture and bacteremia predictors in infants less than three months of age with fever without source
    Borja Gomez
    From the Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces Hospital, Plaza de Cruces s n, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:43-7. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Accuracy of a sequential approach to identify young febrile infants at low risk for invasive bacterial infection
    Santiago Mintegi
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
    Emerg Med J 31:e19-24. 2014
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Use of urine dipstick evaluating young infants with fever without a source and positive urine culture
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Osakidetza Basque Health Service, Bilbao, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1103-5. 2011
    ..Febrile young infants with positive urine culture and negative urine dipstick may not have a urinary tract infection and less aggressive management can be considered...
  9. doi request reprint Well appearing young infants with fever without known source in the emergency department: are lumbar punctures always necessary?
    Santiago Mintegi
    Department of Paediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Basque Country, Spain
    Eur J Emerg Med 17:167-9. 2010
    ..This approach may lead to under-diagnosing nonbacterial meningitis...
  10. doi request reprint Is 15 days an appropriate cut-off age for considering serious bacterial infection in the management of febrile infants?
    Silvia Garcia
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:455-8. 2012
    ..However, as the prevalence of SBI is not homogenous in this age group, some authors have considered decreasing this cut-off age, allowing ambulatory management of selected patients meeting low-risk criteria...
  11. doi request reprint Rapid influenza test in young febrile infants for the identification of low-risk patients
    Santiago Mintegi
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Hospital Cruces, Barakaldo, Basque Country, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1026-8. 2009
    ..Routine blood culture may be no longer necessary in infants with a positive RIT...
  12. doi request reprint Validation of the "Step-by-Step" Approach in the Management of Young Febrile Infants
    Borja Gomez
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Bilbao, Spain University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
    Pediatrics 138:. 2016
    ..Our aim was to prospectively validate the Step-by-Step approach and compare it with the Rochester criteria and the Lab-score...
  13. doi request reprint Invasive bacterial infections in a paediatric emergency department in the era of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Maria Herrero
    Department of Pediatric Emergency, Cruces Hospital, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain
    Eur J Emerg Med 19:89-94. 2012
    ..To describe the characteristics of patients diagnosed with invasive bacterial infections (IBIs) in a Paediatric Emergency Department (PED) following the introduction of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugated vaccine (PCV7)...
  14. doi request reprint Outpatient management of selected young febrile infants without antibiotics
    Santiago Mintegi
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
    Arch Dis Child . 2016
    ..To analyse the outpatient management of selected febrile infants younger than 90 days without systematic lumbar puncture and antibiotics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Importance of Urine Dipstick in Evaluation of Young Febrile Infants With Positive Urine Culture: A Spanish Pediatric Emergency Research Group Study
    Roberto Velasco
    From the Pediatrics Department, Intensive Care Unit, Rio Hortega University Hospital, Valladolid and Pediatric Emergency Department, Niño Jesús University Hospital, Madrid and Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Emerg Care 32:851-855. 2016
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the adequacy of this cutoff point for the diagnosis of UTI in young febrile infants...
  16. doi request reprint A Prospective Multicenter Study of Leukopenia in Infants Younger Than Ninety Days With Fever Without Source
    Borja Gomez
    From the Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain and Department of Pediatrics, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 35:25-9. 2016
    ..Little is known about the value of leukopenia for assessing the risk of having a bacterial infection in young febrile infants...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of bacterial meningitis in young infants with fever without a source
    Elena Martinez
    From the Pediatric Emergency Department, Cruces University Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain Department of Microbiology and Department of Neuropediatrics, Cruces University Hospital, Barakaldo, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 34:494-8. 2015
    ..Our objectives were to analyze the prevalence and microbiology of bacterial meningitis in this group and its prevalence in relation to clinical and laboratory risk factors...