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  • Apoptosis-like cell death induction and aberrant fibroblast properties in human incisional hernia fascia 

    Diaz, Ramon; Quiles Pérez, María Teresa; Guillem Martí, Jordi; López-Cano, Manuel; Huguet, Pere; Ramon-y-Cajal, Santiago; Reventós, Jaume; Armengol Carrasco, Manuel; Arbós Vilà, Maria Antonia (2011-06-06)
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    Incisional hernia often occurs following laparotomy and can be a source of serious problems. Although there is evidence that a biological cause may underlie its development, the mechanistic link between the local tissue ...
  • Disassembling bacterial extracellular matrix with DNase-coated nanoparticles to enhance antibiotic delivery in biofilm infections 

    Baelo, Aida; Levato, Riccardo; Julian, Esther; Crespo, A.; Astola, Jose; Gavalda, Joan; Engel López, Elisabeth; Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel; Torrents, Eduard (2015-07-10)
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    Infections caused by biofilm-forming bacteria are a major threat to hospitalized patients and the main cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cystic fibrosis. There is an urgent necessity for novel therapeutic ...
  • Fabricació d'estructures obertes de titani per rapid prototyping 

    Millán Valera, Alejandro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron
    Aquest treball tracta de la fabricació d’ estructures poroses obertes de titani per rapid prototyping, concretament de la caracterització de les mostres que es fabriquin. Aquest estudi s’ ha centrat en la impressió 3D, ...
  • Millora en el sistema de disseny d'amplicons 

    Muiños Vivancos, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-01-12)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron
    En aquest treball es dissenyen i desenvolupen dues eines, una a partir d’un programa i l’altra obtinguda a partir d’una macro d’Excel, amb l’objectiu d’agilitzar el procés de disseny d’amplicons i millorar l’anàlisi del ...
  • MMPs/TIMPs and inflammatory signalling de-regulation in human incisional hernia tissues 

    Guillem Martí, Jordi; Diaz, Ramon; Quiles Pérez, María Teresa; López-Cano, Manuel; Vilallonga, Ramon; Huguet, Pere; Ramon-y-Cajal, Santiago; Sanchez-Niubo, Albert; Armengol, Manel; Reventós, Jaume; Arbós Vilà, Maria Antonia (2009-11-01)
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    Covenantee:  Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron
    Incisional hernia is a common and important complication of laparotomies. Epidemiological studies allude to an underlying biological cause, at least in a subset of population. Interest has mainly focused on abnormal collagen ...
  • Preventive midline laparotomy closure with a new bioabsorbable mesh: An experimental study 

    López Cano, Manuel; Armengol Carrasco, Manuel; Quiles Pérez, María Teresa; Biel Arrufat, Alejandro; Velasco, Janice; Huguet, Pere; Mestre Vinardell, Aleix; Delgado Garoña, Luis María; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Arbós Vilà, Maria Antonia (2013-05)
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    Background Incisional hernia formation is one of the most frequent complications of midline laparotomies requiring reoperation. The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of prophylactically placing ...
  • Sample size computation for binary composite endpoints 

    Bertran Melines, Alexandra (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universitat de Barcelona, 2015-10)
    Master thesis
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    In this project we propose a way of computing the needed sample size, for a binary endpoint and for a binary composite endpoint, needed to detect the effect of a certain treatment considering a type I error of alpha and a ...