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BACKGROUND AND AIMS Diabetes represents a high epidemiological and economic burden worldwide. The cost of diabetes care increases slowly during early years, but it accelerates once chronic… (More)
OBJECTIVE To estimate the cost of medical care for the major diseases attributable to tobacco consumption at the IMSS. MATERIAL AND METHODS A cost of illness (COI) analysis was carried out from the… (More)
BACKGROUND Incidence rates of the histologic subtypes of Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) differed with socioeconomic conditions. MATERIALS AND METHODS HL cases from the Register of Childhood Cancer (below 15… (More)
Following publication of the original article , the author reported her name has been erroneously spelled as Blanca E. Pelcastre. The full name is Blanca E. Pelcastre-Villafuerte.
OBJETIVO: Evaluar el efecto en la prescripcion de hipoglucemicos de un programa de educacion medica continua en unidades de medicina familiar (UMF). MATERIAL Y METODOS: Se realizo un estudio… (More)
OBJECTIVE To estimate direct medical costs (DMC) associated with treatment of Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in newborns (NB) in two specialized public hospitals in Mexico. MATERIALS AND… (More)
Results: Included in the study were 177 patients: 25% were <5 years of age, 48% between 5 and 10 years, 13% between 10 and 15 years and 13% >15 years. Their educational level was below the expected… (More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of a continuing medical education program on family doctors to improve prescription of hypoglycemic drugs. MATERIAL AND METHODS An observational study was conducted… (More)
The Biotechnological Revolution provides enormous possibilities to human development (nutrition, medicine, industry), while at the same time, creates social-ethical apprehensions due to the dangers… (More)