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100 years of the Babinski sign
: In 1896 Joseph Francois Felix Babinski described for the first time the phenomenon of the toes. In his first paper he simply described extension of all toes with noxious stimulation of the sole ofExpand
Ejércitos de pestilencia y su impacto en la historia. Pandemias y el caso de México: Michael Bray: Armies of pestilence, the impact of disease on history, Barnes and Noble, New York, 1996
Resena del libro de Michael Bray: Armies of pestilence, the impact of disease on history,Barnes and Noble, New York
Síndromes neurológicos paraneoplásicos (Parte II): Sistema Nervioso Periférico y Autonómico
R E S U M E N Los Síndromes Neurológicos Paraneoplásicos (SxNP) del sistema Nervioso Periférico (SxNP–SNP) incluyen trastornos de las raíces, plexos, nervios periféricos, unión neuromuscular yExpand
[Peredo's Inferno: a Mexican physician-translator in the XIX century].
: Manuel Peredo (1830-1890) participated fully in Mexico's national literary circles during the second half of the 19th century. Besides being recognized for his translation of Basch's Memories ofExpand
[The Emperor's physician before and after the Empire].
: S. Basch (1837-1905) succeeded F. Semeleder as personal physician to the Mexican emperor. The newly appointed imperial physician had been a pupil of Brucke (1819-1892) in Vienna. After the death ofExpand
Does salt addiction exist
Background. Salt consumption activates the brain reward system, inducing cravings and the search for salted food. Its excessive intake is associated with high blood pressure and obesity. The highExpand