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Comorbilidad del paciente hospitalizado en el servicio de geriatría en la Fundación Hospital San CarlosComorbidity of the patient hospitalized in geriatric´s service at San Carlos Hospital Foundation
(Bogotá : Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales, 2016, 2019)
Psychopatology of inpatients in a general hospital
Despite its importance for diagnosis, treatment and cost of attention, few studies have tried to determine the prevalence of psychophatological symptoms in patients hospitalized for medical reasons. We present a study ...
Candida infective endocarditis: An observational cohort study with a focus on therapy
(American Society for Microbiology, 2015)
Copyright © 2015, American Society for Microbiology. Candida infective endocarditis is a rare disease with a high mortality rate. Our understanding of this infection is derived from case series, case reports, and small ...
Psychological, clinical, and therapeutic predictors of the outcome of detoxification in a large clinical population of medication-overuse headache: A six-month follow-up of the COMOESTAS Project
(SAGE Publications Ltd, 2018)
© 2018, International Headache Society 2018.Aim: To identify factors that may be predictors of the outcome of a detoxification treatment in medication-overuse headache. Methods: Consecutive patients entering a detoxification ...
Manejo quirúrgico en la colitis ulcerosa grave. Alternativas técnicas
(Sociedad Chilena de Gastroenterología, 2014)
Surgical options for treatment of severe ulcerative colitis are presented. The preferred treatment should consider clinical presentation (elective or emergency), age, co-morbidities, functional status, previous continence ...
Declaración de la Academia Chilena de Medicina sobre el Título V de la Ley 20.850 (Ley Ricarte Soto) y su proyecto de reglamento “De los ensayos clínicos de productos farmacéuticos y elementos de uso médico”
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2017)
In Chile, high cost treatments required by selected medical conditions are financed by the State, according to Law 20.850. A bylaw under discussion by the Senate regulates clinical trials, posing complex issues that will ...
Autonomic imbalance in cardiac surgery: A potential determinant of the failure in remote ischemic preconditioning
(Churchill Livingstone, 2018)
© 2018 Elsevier Ltd Remote ischemic preconditioning (RIPC) is a cardioprotective strategy against myocardial damage by ischemia-reperfusion. Many in-vivo and ex-vivo animal researches have demonstrated that RIPC decreases ...
Neisseria meningitidis pneumonia. A case report Neumonía bacterémica por Neisseria meningitidis: Primer caso reportado en Chile y revisión bibliográfica
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2018)
© 2018, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All Rights reserved. Few cases of bacteremic pneumonia by Neisseria meningitidis (NM) have been described worldwide; mostly in elderly patients or those with comorbidities. They appear ...
Suicide risk after bariatric surgery Suicidio y cirugía bariátrica: Un estudio de la evidencia
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2016)
© 2016, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All rights reserved. Bariatric surgery is considered the most effective treatment for severe obesity and its benefits include improvement in medical comorbidities. However, a higher ...
Neumonía bacterémica por Neisseria meningitidis: Primer caso reportado en Chile y revisión bibliográfica
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2018-02)
Few cases of bacteremic pneumonia by Neisseria meningitidis (NM) have been described worldwide; mostly in elderly patients or those with comorbidities. They appear clinically indistinguishable from other acute infectious ...