Hernando Romero

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The efficacy of 5-chloro-2-methylthio-6-(1-naphthyloxy)-1H-benzimidazole, called “alpha”, was tested against Fasciola hepatica. Fluke-free calves (n=32) were divided into 8 groups and infected with 150 metacercariae per animal. All animals subsequently received a second infection with another 150 metacercariae, given at different time intervals aimed to(More)
The efficacy of 5-chloro-2-methylthio-6-(1-napthyloxy)-1H-benzimidazole was evaluated with three commercial fasciolicides in terms of the percentage of egg reduction in cattle. Fifty Swiss cows were selected for inclusion in the trial based on finding eggs of Fasciola hepatica in their feces. On day 0, they were blocked in five groups (G) of ten animals(More)
 The objective of the present study was to examine the problem of the control of nausea and vomiting induced by non-cisplatin containing cyclophosphamide-based chemotherapy regimens in breast cancer patients. This was randomized, double-blind, parallel-group and placebo-controlled study comparing the efficacy of three antiemetic therapeutic regimens(More)
Two patients suffering from idiopathic unilateral lower limb lymphedema were treated with a diet in which long-chain triglycerides (LCT) were drastically restricted. From the beginning of the treatment, a distinct improvement was observed in both patients, with reduction of the affected limb perimeters, decrease of edema tension, and decrease of skin(More)
Three hundred and three patients undergoing elective surgery were studied prospectively. Patient data and results of serial blood cell counts were recorded before and after surgery and used to evaluate the criteria used to reserve and transfuse blood and blood products, as well as to assess the outcome of transfusions performed. Six hundred and ninety-nine(More)
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