Adorata Elena Coman

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We present a case of diltiazem overdose in which the patient ingested 5.6 g in an apparent suicide attempt. She was admitted in the emergency department 2 hours postingestion with cardiodepressive syndrome. She was treated with gastric lavage, activated charcoal, intravenous fluids, calcium, and epinephrine, without improvement in vital signs. We gave her(More)
AIM This study analysed the frequency of the malignant lesions in contralateral thyroidian lobe after completion thyroidectomy for malignant lesions in the ipsilateral lobe, in order to establish which patients have indication of total thyroidectomy. MATERIAL AND METHOD There were studied retrospectively 228 patients which had completion thyroidectomy(More)
UNLABELLED Lipid metabolism disorders--breast cancer risk association in postmenopausal women was searched in many studies; the HDL-cholesterol value triggered most of controversies. Some authors plead for increased breast cancer risk in overweight/obese postmenopausal women if HDL is higher while others plead for higher risk if HDL is lower then in general(More)
Fibrates are hypolipemic agents used in noninsulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) because these drugs have no influence on glycemia control. The efficiency of fenofibrate (Lipanthyl) was studied in a group of 22 subjects, 30-70 years, obese (body mass index-BMI over 30 kg/m2) or overweight (BMI = 28-30 kg/m2) with hypertension or/and diabetes. All the(More)
There are multiple lipids anomalies on diabetes. IDDM has, because of insulin lack, raised levels of triglycerides and afferent lipoproteins. NIDDM, especially the obese one, directly linked with insulin-resistance and hyperinsulinemia, has different and complex anomalies. There is a specific type named "B phenotype" with high cardiovascular risk: raised(More)
UNLABELLED Functional diseases of digestive tract are an ubiquitary problem of diagnosis and treatment for ambulatory care services. Its evolution is chronicle but there are no organic lesions for the beginning. Nevertheless, it impairs quality of life and creates many days of incapacity of work. MATERIAL AND METHOD We studied 1118 cases with digestive(More)
What does obesity mean? One of the people's health markers is the nutritional steady-state, the mean ponderal equilibrium. The normal weight means the longest life expectancy assuring body weight, from all points of view. The body weight increasing means adipose tissue accumulation and the onset of obesity. Obesity quantification could be made by BMI (body(More)
UNLABELLED Our study is a part of a national study initiated by ARSO (Romanian Association for Study of Obesity). We selected a statistically representative sample (1500 cases). Study was built upon a questionnaire, made by primary care physicians. Anthropometrical data evaluated the obesity (weight, waist circumference and body mass index, BMI) and we(More)
AIM OF THE STUDY To analyse obesity and metabolical complications (cardiovascular disease) in an obese population, Iasi county compared to the nonobese population of the same locality. MATERIAL AND METHOD Cross-sectional study on two groups: group 1--the witness group--48 cases normal weight and group 2--the study group--50 obese patients. RESULTS AND(More)