It is essential to differentiate between a sedentary lifestyle and physical inactivity, although both situations have negative health consequences.
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The Hospital Clínic, the second best public hospital in Spain according to the Health Reputation Monitor 2023
The hospital stands out with five services in first place: Digestive System, General and Digestive Surgery, Haematology, Nephrology, and Radiodiagno1
Dr. Ferran Masanés: “We need to know how frail a patient is in order to correctly assess the level of therapeutic intensity to be applied in each case”
The Hospital Clínic Barcelona’s Healthcare Ethics Committee is responsible for advising on ethical dilemmas during healthcare practice. We talk to D1
You can lose up to 2.5 L of sweat during 1 hour of intense exercise, so good hydration is essential.
This Monday, the Hospital Clínic Barcelona warned of the importance of avoiding heatstroke, especially among the elderly. In view of the rising tempe1
Dr. Ramon Estruch: “The Mediterranean diet is good for everyone: 95% of the population can benefit from it”
Interview with the doctor and researcher at the Hospital Clínic, who is one of the world’s leading experts on the Mediterranean diet
The Hospital Clínic sets up a new orthogeriatric ward for patients over 75 years of age with a fractured femur
The Hospital Clínic de Barcelona recently set up a new orthogeriatric ward located at its Plató Centre. This unit is aimed at patients over 75 years1
Dr. Pedro Castro: “The moment you stop caring about the death of a patient, you need to change jobs”
On 25 February 2020, the first patient diagnosed with COVID-19 in Catalonia was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit at the Hospital Clínic de Barcelo1
The Hospital Clínic Medical Oncology Service, led by Dr. Aleix Prat, has launched a home infusion programme for solid organ cancer patients and immun1
High blood pressure is one of the most common diseases in elderly people. This group is also more susceptible to COVID, and to developing the most se1