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coronárias disease treatment

Ana Rita Santos, Bruno Cordeiro Piçarra, Margarida Celeiro, Ângela Bento, José Aguiar
INTRODUCTION: Multivessel disease in ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is associated with a worse prognosis. A multivessel approach at the time of primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is the subject of debate. OBJECTIVE: To assess the impact of a multivessel approach on in-hospital morbidity and mortality in patients with STEMI undergoing primary PCI. METHODS: We studied patients from the Portuguese Registry of Acute Coronary Syndromes with STEMI and multivessel disease who underwent primary PCI...
February 2014: Portuguese Journal of Cardiology: An Official Journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology
Zhenfang Li, Qi Zhao
BACKGROUND/AIMS: The present study was performed to establish a scientific method for the typing of portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT) by investigating the degrees of esophageal-gastro varices, the incidences of rupturing hemorrhage and the prognoses of different types of patients with PVTT. METHODOLOGY: We collected 76 patients with HCC and PVTT in the People's Hospital of Liaocheng from March 2005 to July 2010 and divided them into two types by whether the PVTT exceeded the entry of vena coronaria ventriculi to the portal vein...
November 2012: Hepato-gastroenterology
Xiangchun Shen, Yuping Yang, Yini Xu, Li Xu, Taihui Fang
OBJECTIVE: To study the protective effect of oxymatrine (OMT) on myocardial fibrosis induced by acute myocardial infarction in rats and its effect on TGF-beta-Smads signal pathway. METHOD: Arteria coronaria ligation-induced acute myocardial infarction model was established in rats. The survived rats were randomly allotted into the model group, 50, 25, 12.5 mg x kg(-1) OMT groups, the 50 mg x kg(-1) captopril group, and the Sham-operated group which was treated as the model group without the arteria coranaria ligation...
March 2012: Zhongguo Zhong Yao za Zhi, Zhongguo Zhongyao Zazhi, China Journal of Chinese Materia Medica
A Rodríguez, L Socías, J E Guerrero, J C Figueira, N González, E Maraví-Poma, L Lorente, M Martín, A Albaya-Moreno, A Algora-Weber, J Vallés, C León-Gil, T Lisboa, C Balasini, M Villabón, R Pérez-Padilla, D Barahona, J Rello
INTRODUCTION: Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1)v infection is the first pandemic in which intensive care units (ICU) play a fundamental role. It has spread very rapidly since the first cases were diagnosed in Mexico with the subsequent spread of the virus throughout the Southern Cone and Europe during the summer season. OBJECTIVE: This study has aimed to compare the clinical presentation and outcome among the critical patients admitted to the ICU until July 31, 2009 in Spain with some series from Latin America...
March 2010: Medicina Intensiva
J Zamorano, L Rodriguez Padial, J Cosín, A Hernandiz, J L Gutierrez-Chico, L Pérez de Isla, R Arístegui, X Masramon
We evaluated the efficacy and safety of amlodipine besylate alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents in high-risk hypertensive patients in Spanish primary care. In this 1-year, open-label, prospective cohort study, 7468 patients were treated with amlodipine 5 - 10 mg as a monotherapy or as an add-on therapy to attain blood pressure control (target of < 140/90 mmHg or, in patients with conditions such as diabetes or chronic kidney disease, < 130/85 mmHg). At 12 months, the primary outcome (change from baseline in predicted 10-year coronary heart disease risk) was -8...
November 2008: Journal of International Medical Research
Juan Cosín Aguilar, Luis Rodríguez Padial, Amparo Hernándiz Martínez, Rosa Arístegui Urrestarazu, Xavier Masramón Morell, Beatriz Armada Peláez, Amparo Aguilar Llopis, José L Zamorano Gómez
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Diabetes mellitus is a prevalent disease with high cardiovascular mortality. Treatment of risk factors can reduce the associated cardiovascular risk. The CORONARIA study included 7253 patients with high risk systemic hypertension from different regions of Spain. The aim of this study was to analyze the cardiovascular risk (CR) of diabetic patients at baseline and after one-year follow-up. PATIENTS AND METHOD: A total of 2105 (29%) patients with type 2 diabetes and systemic hypertension are included in the CORONARIA study...
June 24, 2006: Medicina Clínica
F C Tammen, C Tammen, G Dirksen
Isolated cases of photosensitization in grazing cattle are observed in a greenland district of North West Germany close to the North Sea. With adequate treatment the disease usually takes a benign course. Sometimes, however, also the claws are involved in the disease process with the consequence that the photodermatitis later on is followed by chronic exungulation. Details of a respective case are described and documented by pictures: A non-pregnant heifer (age 2 years) was falling sick with acute photodermatitis and Pododermatitis/-dermatosis coronaria aseptica in late autumn (November)...
December 2004: DTW. Deutsche Tierärztliche Wochenschrift
R Jordà Marcos, A Torres Martí, F J Ariza Cardenal, F Alvarez Lerma, F Barcenilla Gaite
INTRODUCTION: Given the sanitary repercussion of serious intrahospital pneumonia (SIP), representatives of three scientific societies (SEMICYUC; SEPAR and SEIMC) have developed during 2002 and 2003 a practical guide for its treatment. METHOD: A task force was constituted to value five clinical situations related with the treatment of SIP: 1) critical revision of the existent guidelines and groups of risk definition; 2) entry criteria in ICU for SIP; 3) SIP treatment in function of the groups of risk; 4) special situations in SIP treatment, and 5) control treatment...
October 2004: Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica
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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: We aimed to determine the clinical usefulness of transcranial Doppler (TCD) in critical neurological patients. PATIENTS AND METHOD: Prospective, multicenter study of 66 patients (44 men) with acute neurologic disorders (16 brain injury, 25 subarachnoid hemorrhage, 15 intracerebral hemorrhage, 2 ischemic stroke, 2 metabolic encephalopaty, 5 brain ischemia after cardiac arrest, and another pathology), admitted to 7 intensive care units. Data collection was performed during one month from 8 AM to 5 PM...
March 1, 2003: Medicina Clínica
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