2 Works

Effect of changes in MS diagnostic criteria over 25 years on time to treatment and prognosis in patients with clinically isolated syndrome

Mar Tintore, Alvaro Cobo-Calvo, Pere Carbonell, Georgina Arrambide, Susana Otero-Romero, Jordi Rio, Carmen Tur, Manuel Comabella, Carlos Nos, Maria Jesus Arevalo, Luciana Midaglia, Ingrid Galan, Angela Vidal-Jordana, Joaquín Castilló, Breogan Rodriguez Acevedo, Ana Zabalza De Torres, Annalaura Salerno, Cristina Auger, Jaume Sastre-Garriga, Alex Rovira & Xavier Montalban
Objectives: To explore whether time to diagnosis, time to treatment initiation and age to reach disability milestones has changed in patients with clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) according to different multiple sclerosis (MS)-diagnostic criteria periods. Methods: Retrospective study based on data prospective collected from the Barcelona-CIS cohort between 1994 and 2020. Patients were classified into five periods according to different MS criteria, and the time to MS diagnosis and treatment initiation were evaluated. The age at...

Comparing the first and second waves of COVID-19 in a tertiary university hospital in Barcelona

Yolima Cossio Gil, Marta-Beatriz Aller Hernandez, Maria José Abadías, Jose-Manuel Domínguez, Maria-Soledad Romea, Maria-Àngels Barba, Maria-Isabel Rodríguez, Antonio Roman & Albert Salazar
Objectives To compare the flow of COVID-19 patients in emergency rooms and hospital wards between the pandemic; first and second waves; at the University Hospital of Vall d’Hebron (Barcelona, Spain), and to compare the profiles, severity and mortality of COVID-19 patients between the two waves. Methods Retrospective observational analysis of COVID-19 patients attending the hospital from February 24 to April 26, 2020 (first wave) and from July 24, 2020, to May 18, 2021 (second wave)....

Registration Year

  • 2021

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  • Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron