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Eduardo Arevalo Vidal, Francisco Abarca Rendon, Trino Andrade Zambrano, Yudoco Andrade García, Mario Ferrin Viteri, Josemberg Marins Campos, Manoela Galvão Ramos, Almino Cardoso Ramos
Background: Intestinal malrotation is a rare congenital anomaly. In adults is very difficult to recognize due to the lack of symptoms. Diagnosis is usually incidental during surgical procedures or at autopsy. Aim: To review the occurrence and recognition of uneventful intestinal malrotation discovered during regular cases of bariatric surgeries. Methods: Were retrospectively reviewed the medical registry of 20,000 cases undergoing bariatric surgery, from January 2002 to January 2016, looking for the occurrence of intestinal malrotation and consequences in the intraoperative technique and immediate evolution of the patients...
2016: Arquivos Brasileiros de Cirurgia Digestiva: ABCD, Brazilian Archives of Digestive Surgery
Katia Regina da Silva, Caio Marcos de Moraes Albertini, Elizabeth Sartori Crevelari, Eduardo Infante Januzzi de Carvalho, Alfredo Inácio Fiorelli, Martino Martinelli, Roberto Costa
Background: Complications after surgical procedures in patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED) are an emerging problem due to an increasing number of such procedures and aging of the population, which consequently increases the frequency of comorbidities. Objective: To identify the rates of postoperative complications, mortality, and hospital readmissions, and evaluate the risk factors for the occurrence of these events. Methods: Prospective and unicentric study that included all individuals undergoing CIED surgical procedures from February to August 2011...
September 2016: Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia
Alexandre de Matos Soeiro, Pedro Gabriel Melo de Barros E Silva, Eduardo Alberto de Castro Roque, Aline Siqueira Bossa, Maria Cristina César, Sheila Aparecida Simões, Mariana Yumi Okada, Tatiana de Carvalho Andreucci Torres Leal, Fátima Cristina Monteiro Pedroti, Múcio Tavares de Oliveira
Background: Recent studies have shown fondaparinux's superiority over enoxaparin in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome (ACS), especially in relation to bleeding reduction. The description of this finding in a Brazilian registry has not yet been documented. Objective: To compare fondaparinux versus enoxaparin in in-hospital prognosis of non-ST elevation ACS. Methods: Multicenter retrospective observational study. A total of 2,282 patients were included (335 in the fondaparinux group, and 1,947 in the enoxaparin group) between May 2010 and May 2015...
September 2016: Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia
Letícia Hamester, Emiliane Nogueira de Souza, Cibele Cielo, Maria Antonieta Moraes, Lúcia Campos Pellanda
OBJECTIVE: to verify the effectiveness of nursing orientation provided to families of patients in the immediate post-operative following cardiac surgery before the first visit to the post-anesthesia care unit, in decreasing anxiety levels, compared to the unit's routine orientation. METHOD: open randomized clinical trial addressing family members in the waiting room before the first visit in the immediate post-operative period. The family members assigned to the intervention group received audiovisual orientation concerning the patients' conditions at the time and the control group received the unit's routine orientation...
2016: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
J M Cerqueiro, A González-Franco, M Montero-Pérez-Barquero, P Llácer, A Conde, M F Dávila, M Carrera, A Serrado, I Suárez, J Pérez-Silvestre, J A Satué, J C Arévalo-Lorido, A Rodríguez, A Herrero, R Jordana, L Manzano
OBJECTIVES: Heart failure (HF) is a disease with high morbidity and mortality. We evaluated the usefulness of the Comprehensive Management Units for Patients with HF (Unidades de Manejo Integral para Pacientes con IC [UMIPIC]) programme. PATIENTS AND METHOD: We analysed the patient data from the UMIPIC programme, which was recorded in the HF registry (RICA) of the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine. We compared emergency department visits and hospitalisations for any cause and for HF during the year prior to inclusion in the programme against those that occurred during the subsequent follow-up year, using the chi-squared test...
January 2016: Revista Clínica Española
Jorge Alberto Castañón-González, Carlos Polanco-González, José Lino Samaniego-Mendoza, Thomas Buhse
Las infecciones nosocomiales presentan un gran reto para la medicina hospitalaria, en general, y para las Unidades de Cuidados Intensivos, en particular. Su elevada prevalencia, la gran morbilidad y mortalidad asociadas, el incremento de la estancia hospitalaria y, en consecuencia, los costos de la atención médica han hecho que los programas de vigilancia, control y prevención de infecciones nosocomiales sean una parte toral de los protocolos de seguridad para el paciente y un indicador de calidad de la atención médica...
December 2014: Gaceta Médica de México
Laurence Le Cleach, Ludovic Trinquart, Giao Do, Annabel Maruani, Benedicte Lebrun-Vignes, Philippe Ravaud, Olivier Chosidow
BACKGROUND: Genital herpes is caused by herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) or 2 (HSV-2). Some infected people experience outbreaks of genital herpes, typically, characterized by vesicular and erosive localized painful genital lesions. OBJECTIVES: To compare the effectiveness and safety of three oral antiviral drugs (acyclovir, famciclovir and valacyclovir) prescribed to suppress genital herpes outbreaks in non-pregnant patients. SEARCH METHODS: We searched the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), MEDLINE, EMBASE, the search portal of the World Health Organization International Clinical Trials Registry Platform and pharmaceutical company databases up to February 2014...
2014: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Vicente Pallarés-Carratalá, José Gil-Alcamí, Fernando Marzá-Albalate, Julián Vitaller-Burillo, Vicente Gil-Guillén, Leopoldo Segarra-Castelló, Serafín Oliva-García, Juan Gala-Fernández, Jesús M A Aranaz-Andrés et al.
OBJECTIVES: To describe the results of a voluntary reporting system for adverse events in a Patient Safety Program of an occupational injuries mutual insurance company. METHOD: In 2008 a system of notification and registration of adverse events (actual or potential) was introduced in 2008 by the Union de Mutuas, an occupational injuries insurance company with 36 health centres, and provides coverage for 259,922 workers. The reporting questionnaire covers all areas of health care provided by the mutual company...
July 2012: Revista de Calidad Asistencial: Organo de la Sociedad Española de Calidad Asistencial
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