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Rama, Kishan; Canhão, Helena; Carvalho, Alexandra M.; Vinga, Susana AliClu - Temporal sequence alignment for clustering longitudinal clinical data BACKGROUND: Patient stratification is a critical task in clinical decision making since it can allow physicians to choose treatments in a personalized way. Given the increasing availability of electro... 2019 19 Ver Más
Fica, Alberto; Pinto, Francisco; Sotomayor, Viviana; Fasce, Rodrigo; Andrade, Winston; Dabanch, Jeannette; Soto, Andrés; Triantafilo, Vjera Host characteristics predict outcome among adult patients admitted by severe acute respiratory infection BACKGROUND: Except for influenza pandemics, different observational studies have failed to demonstrate differences in mortality between various etiologies in adult patients hospitalized for respirator... 2019 147 Ver Más
Ayala, Salvador; Alvarado, Sergio; Cáceres, Dante; Zulantay, Inés; Canals, Mauricio [Effects of climate change on reproductive number of Chagas disease] BACKGROUND: Reproductive number (R0)-maps estimate risk zones of vector-borne diseases and geographical distribution changes under climate change. AIM: To map R0 aiming to estimate the epidemiological... 2019 147 Ver Más
Reyes, Rodolfo; Yohannessen, Karla; Ayala, Salvador; Canals, Mauricio [Estimates of the spatial distribution of the relative risk of mortality of the main zoonoses in Chile: Chagas disease, hydatidosis, Hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome and leptospirosis] BACKGROUND: Zoonoses are infections caused by all types of etiological transmissible agents from vertebrate animals to humans. During the last decades, the risk to health caused by different zoonoses ... 2019 36 Ver Más
Ulloa, Soledad; Arata, Loredana; Alarcón, Pedro; Araya, Pamela; Hormazábal, Juan Carlos; Fernández, Jorge [Genetic characterization of Listeria monocytogenes strains isolated during 2007-2014 in Chile] BACKGROUND: Listeria monocytogenes is a foodborne pathogen that causes listeriosis, a disease that can present as febrile gastroenteritis or as an invasive form that has high mortality rates. So far, ... 2019 36 Ver Más
Covián, Camila; Fernández-Fierro, Ayleen; Retamal-Díaz, Angello; Díaz, Fabián E.; Vasquez, Abel E.; Lay, Margarita K.; Riedel, Claudia A.; González, Pablo A.; Bueno, Susan M.; Kalergis, Alexis M. BCG-Induced Cross-Protection and Development of Trained Immunity: Implication for Vaccine Design The Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) is a live attenuated tuberculosis vaccine that has the ability to induce non-specific cross-protection against pathogens that might be unrelated to the target disea... 2019 10 Ver Más
Cornejo, Javiera; Araya, Pamela; Ibáñez, Daniel; Hormazabal, Juan Carlos; Retamal, Patricio; Fresno, Marcela; Herve, Luis Pablo; Lapierre, Lisette Identification of Coxiella burnetii in Tank Raw Cow Milk: First Findings from Chile Coxiella burnetii causes Q fever, an important zoonotic disease, and exposure is mainly associated with inhalation of contaminated aerosols. In South America, no systematic studies have been carried o... 2019 Ver Más
Caldas-de-Almeida, José Miguel Four reflections on the new global mental health priorities The discussion of the achievements and limitations of the strategies prioritised in global mental health that has taken place in recent years contributed to a unified vision for action that addresses ... 2019 Ver Más
Sullivan, Sheena G.; Arriola, Carmen S.; Bocacao, Judy; Burgos, Pamela; Bustos, Patricia; Carville, Kylie S.; Cheng, Allen C.; Chilver, Monique Bm; Cohen, Cheryl; Deng, Yi-Mo; El Omeiri, Nathalie; Fasce, Rodrigo A.; Hellferscee, Orienka; Huang, Q. Sue; Gonzalez, Cecilia; Jelley, Lauren; Leung, Vivian Ky; Lopez, Liza; McAnerney, Johanna M.; McNeill, Andrea; Olivares, Maria F.; Peck, Heidi; Sotomayor, Viviana; Tempia, Stefano; Vergara, Natalia; von Gottberg, Anne; Walaza, Sibongile; Wood, Timothy Heterogeneity in influenza seasonality and vaccine effectiveness in Australia, Chile, New Zealand and South Africa: early estimates of the 2019 influenza season We compared 2019 influenza seasonality and vaccine effectiveness (VE) in four southern hemisphere countries: Australia, Chile, New Zealand and South Africa. Influenza seasons differed in timing, durat... 2019 24 Ver Más
Ansoleaga, Elisa; Ahumada, Magdalena; González-Santa Cruz, Andrés Association of Workplace Bullying and Workplace Vulnerability in the Psychological Distress of Chilean Workers Workplace bullying has been identified as a global problem because of its growing magnitude and the harmful effects in victims and organizations. Workplace vulnerability is a component of job precario... 2019 16 Ver Más
Galarce, Nicolás; Escobar, Beatriz; Sánchez, Fernando; Paredes-Osses, Esteban; Alegría-Morán, Raúl; Borie, Consuelo Virulence Genes, Shiga Toxin Subtypes, Serogroups, and Clonal Relationship of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli Strains Isolated from Livestock and Companion Animals Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) is a zoonotic pathogen that causes severe illness in humans and is an important cause of foodborne disease. In Chile, there is limited information on the ... 2019 9 Ver Más
Caini, Saverio; Kusznierz, Gabriela; Garate, Verònica Vera; Wangchuk, Sonam; Thapa, Binay; de Paula Júnior, Francisco José; Ferreira de Almeida, Walquiria Aparecida; Njouom, Richard; Fasce, Rodrigo A.; Bustos, Patricia; Feng, Luzhao; Peng, Zhibin; Araya, Jenny Lara; Bruno, Alfredo; de Mora, Doménica; Barahona de Gámez, Mónica Jeannette; Pebody, Richard; Zambon, Maria; Higueros, Rocio; Rivera, Rudevelinda; Kosasih, Herman; Castrucci, Maria Rita; Bella, Antonino; Kadjo, Hervé A.; Daouda, Coulibaly; Makusheva, Ainash; Bessonova, Olga; Chaves, Sandra S.; Emukule, Gideon O.; Heraud, Jean-Michel; Razanajatovo, Norosoa H.; Barakat, Amal; El Falaki, Fatima; Meijer, Adam; Donker, Gé A.; Huang, Q. Sue; Wood, Tim; Balmaseda, Angel; Palekar, Rakhee; Arévalo, Brechla Moreno; Rodrigues, Ana Paula; Guiomar, Raquel; Lee, Vernon Jian Ming; Ang, Li Wei; Cohen, Cheryl; Treurnicht, Florette; Mironenko, Alla; Holubka, Olha; Bresee, Joseph; Brammer, Lynnette; Le, Mai T. Q.; Hoang, Phuong V. M.; El Guerche-Séblain, Clotilde; Paget, John; Global Influenza B Study team The epidemiological signature of influenza B virus and its B/Victoria and B/Yamagata lineages in the 21st century We describe the epidemiological characteristics, pattern of circulation, and geographical distribution of influenza B viruses and its lineages using data from the Global Influenza B Study. We included... 2019 14 Ver Más
Jiménez Pearson, María Antonieta; Galas, Marcelo; Corso, Alejandra; Hormazábal, Juan C.; Duarte Valderrama, Carolina; Salgado Marcano, Nuris; Ramón-Pardo, Pilar; Melano, Roberto G. [Latin American consensus to define, categorize, and report multidrug-resistant, extensively drug-resistant, or pandrug-resistant pathogensConsenso latino-americano para definição, categorização e notificação de patógenos multirresistentes, com resistência ampliada ou panresistentes] This document presents a Latin American consensus to standardize definitions of different levels of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria of public health importance. Inclusion and exclusion criteria a... 2019 43 Ver Más
Palekar, Rakhee; Rodriguez, Angel; Avila, Cinthia; Barrera, Gisela; Barrera, Miriam; Brenes, Hebleen; Bruno, Alfedo; El Omeiri, Nathalie; Fasce, Rodrigo; Ferreira de Almeida, Walquiria; Franco, Danilo; Huaringa, Maribel; Lara, Jenny; Loayza, Roxana; Lopez-Martinez, Irma; Maria de Paiva, Terezinha; Medina, Jose; Ojeda, Jenny; Ropero, Alba Maria; Sotomayor, Viviana; Vazquez, Cynthia; Von Horoch, Marta Patterns of influenza B circulation in Latin America and the Caribbean, 2010-2017 OBJECTIVE: There are limited published data about the circulation of influenza B/Victoria and B/Yamagata in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and most countries have a vaccine policy that includes... 2019 14 Ver Más
Foerster, Claudia; Muñoz, Katherine; Delgado-Rivera, Lorena; Rivera, Andrea; Cortés, Sandra; Müller, Andrea; Arriagada, Gabriel; Ferreccio, Catterina; Rios, Gisela Occurrence of relevant mycotoxins in food commodities consumed in Chile The aims of this study were to analyse the occurrence of aflatoxins, aflatoxin M1 (AFM1), fumonisins, ochratoxin A (OTA), patulin (PAT), zearalenone (ZEN) and deoxynivalenol (DON) in foodstuffs consum... 2019 Ver Más
Vergara, Nicolás; Balanda, Monserrat; Vidal, Deyanira; Roldán, Francisco; S Martín, Héctor; Ramírez, Eugenio Detection and quantitation of human papillomavirus DNA in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from blood donors Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the etiological agent of cervical cancer. Also, HPV has been associated with anogenital cancer, oropharyngeal cancer, genital warts, and other dermatological diseases. HP... 2019 91 Ver Más
Hens, Bart; Corsetti, Maura; Bermejo, Marival; Löbenberg, Raimar; González, Pablo M.; Mitra, Amitava; Desai, Divyakant; Chilukuri, Dakshina Murthy; Aceituno, Alexis "Development of Fixed Dose Combination Products" Workshop Report: Considerations of Gastrointestinal Physiology and Overall Development Strategy The gastrointestinal (GI) tract is one of the most popular and used routes of drug product administration due to the convenience for better patient compliance and reduced costs to the patient compared... 2019 21 Ver Más
Balanda, Monserrat; Fernández, Jorge; Vergara, Nicolás; Campano, Constanza; Arata, Loredana; Martín, Héctor San; Ramírez, Eugenio Genetic variability of human papillomavirus type 66 L1 gene among women presenting for cervical cancer screening in Chile The high-risk human papillomaviruses (HR-HPVs) are involved in the development of cervical cancer. Nevertheless, there are differences in the oncogenic potential among them. HPV-16 and HPV-18 are asso... 2019 208 Ver Más
Altamirano-Lagos, María José; Díaz, Fabián E.; Mansilla, Miguel Andrés; Rivera-Pérez, Daniela; Soto, Daniel; McGill, Jodi L.; Vasquez, Abel E.; Kalergis, Alexis M. Current Animal Models for Understanding the Pathology Caused by the Respiratory Syncytial Virus The human respiratory syncytial virus (hRSV) is the main etiologic agent of severe lower respiratory tract infections that affect young children throughout the world, associated with significant morbi... 2019 10 Ver Más
Fica, Alberto; Sotomayor, Viviana; Fasce, Rodrigo; Dabanch, Jeannette; Soto, Andrés; Charpentier, Paulo; Guerrero, Gonzalo; Olivares, Felipe; Triantafilo, Vjera; Omeiri, Nathalie El; Gaínza-Lein, Marina Severe acute respiratory infections (SARI) from influenza in adult patients in Chile: the experience of a sentinel hospital Objective: To 1) describe clinical characteristics of adult patients in Chile with severe acute respiratory infections (SARI) associated with influenza viruses, and 2) analyze virus subtypes identifie... 2019 43 Ver Más