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STUDY OBJECTIVES To describe the clinical features and laboratory abnormalities of 16 adults with confirmed Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) due to Andes virus in Temuco, Chile. DESIGN A retrospective chart review abstracting clinical, radiologic, laboratory, and epidemiologic data. SETTING ICU of the university teaching hospital in Temuco, Chile. (More)
A retrospective, hospital-based case-control study was used to investigate whether there were any clinical characteristics that could distinguish Cryptosporidium parvum-infected children with diarrhea from other non-C. parvum-infected children with diarrhea. Ten percent (24 of 248) of children admitted to a rehydration ward at Cayetano Heredia University(More)
Serum samples from sequential patients who underwent cerebral computed axial tomography (CT) scan in a Peruvian radiologic clinic were tested by the highly sensitive and specific enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot (EITB) test to detect antibodies to Taenia solium. The results of the EITB test were compared with those obtained by CT scan for the(More)
The treatment of perforated foregut ulcers by omental patching (OP) or primary closure has mostly replaced vagotomy and pyloroplasty/antrectomy (VPA). We sought to determine the natural history and recurrence rate of ulceration in patients treated by omental patching or primary closure. An 11-year retrospective study. From 2004 through 2015, 94 patients had(More)
OBJECTIVE Evaluate the efficacy and safety/tolerability of cryoneurolysis for reduction of pain and symptoms associated with knee osteoarthritis (OA). DESIGN Randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled, multicenter trial with a 6-month follow-up in patients with mild-to-moderate knee OA. Patients were randomized 2:1 to cryoneurolysis targeting the(More)
1 Epilepsy Center, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany 2 Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, University of Freiburg, Germany 3 Neurobiology and Biophysics, Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Germany 4 Department of Psychiatry, University of Basel, Switzerland 5 Medical Physics, Dept. Diagnostic Radiology, University of Freiburg,(More)
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