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    • Enfrentamiento de la Hernia Inguinal en el siglo XXI 

      Albán García, Marco Alfonso; Rappoport Stramwasser, Jaime; Silva S., Juan Jorge; Debandi Cuadra, Aníbal (Hospital Clínico de la Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Inguinal hernia represents one of the three most frequent surgical pathologies in surgical practice. About 5% of the population has the risk to develop a hernia. Clinical picture presents as a inguinal bulge, pain related ...
    • Selección de ovocitos competentes, utilizando el factor de crecimiento nervioso (NGF) y el factor de crecimiento vascular endotelial (VEGF), con el fin de aumentar las posibilidades de embarazo en pacientes que se encuentran en tratamientos de fecundación in vitro 

      Salguero R., Rodrigo; Miranda Venegas, Cristián; Carvajal M., Antonio; Romero O., Carmen (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      The attention from embryologist toward the assessment of oocyte quality in human in vitro fertilization (IVF) is increasing every day. Oocyte selection and the identification of the best oocytes, in fact, would help to ...
    • Alteraciones del metabolismo del fierro post bypass gástrico 

      Marambio G., Andrés; Castro P., Fabiola; Marambio G., Juan Pablo (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      A complication of bariatric surgery and especially gastric bypass are nutritional deficiencies that occur in the long term, being very important iron deficiency and anemia. Several mechanisms influence this, highlighting ...
    • Incentivo de la actividad física mediante el uso de los contadores de pasos en pscientes con EPOC 

      Mendoza Inzunza, Laura (Hospital Clínico de la Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      The Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is the main respiratory chronic condition,which mortality and disability are increasing. The main symptoms of COPD patients are dyspnoea and exercise intolerance, that reduce ...
    • Neuromodulación tibial posterior transcutánea en el tratamiento de la incontinencia fecal 

      Sandoval S., César; Manríquez Galan, Valentín; Blumel M., Bernardita (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Fecal incontinence is a pathological condition that severely affects quality of life. Few therapeutic tools are available for treating this condition, some of them with variable success. Transcutaneous electrical nerve ...
    • Conducta Suicida en el Hospital General 

      Tapia Ilabaca, Patricia; Vöhringer Cárdenas, Paul Alfred; Ornstein Letelier, Claudia (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      The authors analize the current characteristics of suicidial bahaviour. They aldo propose, throught the article, an Interventional Protocol that could be used at the emergency Service of the Clinical Hospital of.U. the Chile.
    • Toxina botulínica y su importancia en el campo de la rehabilitación 

      Cubillos O., Fernando; Maldonado A., Paula; Moyano Vera, Álvaro; San Martín, Eduardo (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Botulinum toxin, the most potent biological toxin, has become a powerful therapeutic tool for a growing number of clinical applications. It produces temporary denervation manifested by paralysis of muscles treated. Also ...
    • Síndrome de Tako-Tsubo: presentación de un caso clínico típico y revisión actualizada del tema 

      Ugalde Prieto, Héctor; Mayor G., Javiera; Muñoz A., Macarena; Ugalde C., Diego (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      An acute left ventricular disfunction, induced by physical or emotional stress, has been described,known as Tako-tsubo syndrome. Acute coronary disease has shown to be its most important differential diagnosis, based on ...
    • Tamizaje universal de hipoacusia en el recién nacido 

      Alvo Vergara, Andrés; Der Mussa, Carolina; Délano, Paul H. (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Neonatal hearing loss affects 1-3 from every 1000 live newborns. For optimal language and social development, proper diagnosis and treatment must be established before the first 6 months of age. In Chile, screening for ...
    • Plasmocitoma extramedular nasal. Presentación de un caso y revisión de literatura 

      Bravo C., Gustavo; Panussis F., Felipe; Naser González, Alfredo; Carrasco D., María (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Extramedullary plasmocytoma is a rare plasmatic cell neoplasia which mostly compromises the head and neck (80-90%). On initial presentation they must be differentiated from multiple myeloma This may prove to be difficult ...
    • Flegmasia cerulea: reporte de un caso y revisión de la literatura 

      Falcón B., Felipe; Pereda R., M.Lilia; Maripangui D., Maritza; Campos Gutiérrez, Alejandro; Sarmiento G., M. Carolina (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Phlegmasia Caerulea Dolens is a rare complication of deep vein thrombosis. It presents with a sudden onset of pain, swelling, discoloration and arterial compromise of the affected limb. There’s usually history of prothrombotic ...
    • Respuesta inmune contra antígenos menores de histocompatibilidad en el trasplante alogénico de progenitores hematopoyéticos 

      Rabanales T., Ramón; Larrondo Lillo, Milton; Alfaro Lucero, Jorge; Pérez Núñez, Claudio (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Patients who receive allo hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (SCT) could develop graft versus host disease and/or graft versus tumour effect. These immunological responses can happen even with perfect fully HLA matched ...
    • Controversias en Síndrome de Intestino Irritable 

      Madrid Silva, Ana; Landskron R., Glauben (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a chronic and recurrent functional digestive disorder, characterized by abdominal pain or discomfort associated to stool change in frequency and/or consistency, usually relieved with ...
    • Biofeedback y entrenamiento muscular del piso pélvico en la rehabilitación de la incontinencia fecal 

      Berna Barboza, Lorena; Weisser P., M. Teresa; Arancibia L., Angélica (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Objective: To evaluate biofeedback plus Pelvic Floor Muscle Training (PFMT) on Fecal Incontinence (FI) treatment included at Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Service. Method: Prospective cohort. Patients who had FI ...
    • Reporte de caso: carcinoma de células basales de la próstata. Tumor maligno infrecuente que puede simular cuadro clínico de hiperplasia prostática 

      Gallegos Méndez, Iván; Miranda T., Rubén; Fernández Ferradas, Cristina; Valdevenito S., Juan Pablo (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      The basal cell carcinoma of the prostate is a rare tumor. It usually presents as an obstruction to urine flow, mimicking prostatic hyperplasia with low or normal PSA. We report a 76 years old man with irritative and ...
    • Epidemiología de la discapacidady desarrollo de la red de rehabilitación en la última década 

      Cuevas L., Gladys; Bunger B., Soledad (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Disability is a problem within the framework of human rights, that demands answers of the Chilean State in all areas of its work, and public health has had to develop strategies that enable it to assume the challenges of ...
    • Klotho: un nuevo eslabón en la fisiopatología de la insuficiencia renal crónica 

      Salech M., Felipe; Couve Correa, Andrés; Michea, Luis; Alvo Abodovsky, Miriam (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Klotho, a recently described gene, is mainly expressed in the kidney, and encodes a proteinnecessary for the activity of fibroblast growth factor receptors (FGFR), especially FGFR1. TheKlotho protein has two variants, a ...
    • Ensayo NQH ya no es una opción 

      Ovalle G., Constanza (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
    • Serinocabapenemasas de clas A en enterobacterias 

      Lastra J., Virginia de la; Ulloa Flores, María Teresa; Pinto Claude, María Eugenia; Vidal, Mario Martín; Silva Q., Francisco (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      Bacterial resistance to B-lactam antibiotics is becoming a matter of great concern. The rapid emergence of extended spectrum B-lactamases (ESBLs) in Enterobacteriaceae has made the carbapenems the drugs of choice to treat ...
    • Fístulas intestinales en el Servicio de Cirugía del Hospital del Salvador. Casuística 

      Cárdenas S., Patricio; Ríos V., Marco; Troncoso O., Ekaterina; Cárdenas D., Rocío (Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, 2010)
      A study of patients with intestinal fístulas treated at the surgical clinic of the Hospital Salvador, Santiago de Chile, from January 2007 until June 2009. The sizes of the study were 26 patients in whom diagnosis was ...