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Clinical features and prognostic factors of meningococcal disease: A case series study in Chile during the 2012-2013 outbreak Características clínicas y factores pronósticos de la enfermedad meningocóccica: Un estudio de serie de casos en Chile durante el
(Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia, 2015)
© 2015, Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia. All rights reserved.Introduction: Meningococcal disease (MD) is a major global problem because of its case fatality rate and sequels. Since 2012 cases of serogroup W have increased ...
Discordant clinical presentation and outcome in infant twins sharing a common clonal leukaemia
We report the different presentation features and clinical outcome between two identical infant twins with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia with a shared clonal disease and MLL gene rearrangement. One twin relapsed and died, ...
Incidence of aphasia in patients experiencing an ischemic stroke Incidencia poblacional, características epidemiológicas y desenlace funcional de pacientes con ataque cerebrovascular isquémico y afasia
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2017)
© 2017 Rev Med Chile. All right reserved. Background: Sequelae after a stroke are common and may lead to disability. Aphasia-defined as an acquired language disturbance-can cause important limitations in quality of life. ...
Indoor and personal carbon monoxide exposure risk assessment in sample of apartment buildings in Santiago, Chile
Indoor carbon monoxide (CO) exposure is considered around the world as one of the most important causes of poisoning with fatal outcomes. This study determined indoor CO levels and personal CO exposure and related risk ...
Infection of human monocyte-derived dendritic cells by ANDES Hantavirus enhances pro-inflammatory state, the secretion of active MMP-9 and indirectly enhances endothelial permeability
Background: Andes virus (ANDV), a rodent-borne Hantavirus, is the major etiological agent of Hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome (HCPS) in South America, which is mainly characterized by a vascular leakage with high rate ...
Assessing nitrogen dioxide (NO2) impact on health preand post-COVID-19 pandemic using IoT in India
Purpose - Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a deadly virus named after severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2; it affects the respiratory system of the human and sometimes leads to death. The COVID-19 mainly ...