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Africa and foreign aid for development: A refection from the perspective of global ethics África y la cooperación para el desarrollo: Una reflexión desde la ética global
After World War II it was suggested that in order to reduce poverty it was needed economic modernization, that is, less developed countries should follow the path of the industrialized countries, for which only it was ...
Cerebelous syndrome by infratentorial brain tuberculomas and mutisystemic tuberculosis in AIDS patient Síndrome cerebeloso secundario a granulomas de fosa posterior y tuberculosis multisistémica en un paciente con SIDA
We present a clinical case of a patient who consulted for a cerebelous syndrome and diplopia associated to 10 kg weight loss in six months and multiple adenopathies. Cerebral imagenology study evidenced the presence of ...
The school of arts and trades in Santiago (EAO), 1849–1977
(MIT Press, 2016)
AIDS cholangiopathy: When images in isolation are not enough Colangiopatía asociada a SIDA: Cuando la sola imagen no basta
In HIV-infected patients, liver and biliary tract may be affected by different entities, such as AIDScholangiopathy, which is usually associated with CD4+T lymphocytes count below 100 cells/mm3 along with non-specific ...
Anti-HIV activity of natural triterpenoids and hemisynthetic derivatives 2004-2009
The continued advance of HIV-AIDS makes the development of relatively inexpensive, freely accessible, and mechanistically more diverse antiviral therapies an urgent need. Natural products are, directly or indirectly, an ...
Outcomes of HIV-positive patients with cryptococcal meningitis in the Americas
(Elsevier B.V., 2017)
© 2017 The Author(s)Background Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is associated with substantial mortality in HIV-infected patients. Optimal timing of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in persons with CM represents a clinical challenge, ...
A patient with AIDS: infection associated with pneumocystis carinii and cryptococcus neoformans Paciente con SIDA: infeccion asociada por pneumocystis Carinii y cryptococcus Neoformans.
A patient with AIDS developed pulmonary infiltrates typical of infection by P. carinii. However, therapy for this agent was unsuccessful. Further studies including blood cultures revealed the presence of C neoformans. ...
HIV/AIDS infection in children and adolescents: Chilean cohort 1987-2014 Infección por vih/sida en niños y adolescentes: Cohorte chilena 1987-2014
(Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia, 2016)
© 2016, Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia. All rights reserved. The present document describes the Cohort of HIV/AIDS children detected in Chile from 1987 to August 2014 and the effectiveness of the Protocol for Prevention ...
Human immunodeficiency virus infection in children and adolescents. More of 25 years in Chile Infección por virus de inmunodeficiencia humana en niños y adolescentes. Más de 25 años en Chile
(Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia, 2015)
© 2015, Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia. All Rights Reserved. In this article, the following topics about pediatric HIV infection and AIDS are summarized: a description of pathogenic and clinical aspects of HIV infection ...
Feasibility study of optical spectroscopy as a medical tool for diagnosis of skin lesions
(Sciencie & Information SAI Organization, 2016-10)
Skin cancer is one of the most frequently encountered types of cancer in the Western world. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation Statistics, one in every five Americans develops skin cancer during his/her lifetime. ...