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Stress‐induced gastroduodenal lesions and total parenteral nutrition in critically ill patients: Frequency, complications, and the value of prophylactic treatment. A prospective, randomized study
ObjectiveTo assess the frequency, complications, and value of prophylactic treatment of stress-induced gastroduodenal lesions. DesignPatients were prospectively randomized to treatment with totalExpand
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Comparison of bronchoscopic diagnostic techniques with histological findings in brain dead organ donors without suspected pneumonia.
BACKGROUND: The techniques for recognising pneumonia in mechanically ventilated patients were evaluated as no "gold standard" is available to establish the diagnosis in these patients. METHODS: AExpand
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Azathioprine in refractory sprue
We report a patient with life-threatening refractory sprue who was dependent on high doses of corticosteroids to prevent severe diarrhea, malabsorption, and villous atrophy. Azathioprine allowedExpand
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Do Androgens Modulate the Pathophysiological Pathways of Inflammation? Appraising the Contemporary Evidence
The role of testosterone in the pathophysiology of inflammation is of critical clinical importance; however, no universal mechanism(s) has been advanced to explain the complex and interwoven pathwaysExpand
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Successful treatment of Post-orgasmic illness syndrome with human chorionic gonadotropin
Post-orgasmic illness syndrome (POIS) is an uncommon condition in which men experience debilitating symptoms following orgasm, including anxiety, weakness, and lassitude. The etiology is unknown, andExpand
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Absent Diurnal Variation in Serum Testosterone in Young Men With Testosterone Deficiency.
INTRODUCTION Although healthy young men demonstrate diurnal pattern of serum testosterone (T), minimal information is available regarding diurnal variation in young men with T deficiency. METHODSExpand
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La Reserva Biológica Alberto Manuel Brenes (ReBAMB): fuente de una relación fructífera en logros profesionales e instititucionales
Se realiza un relato secuencial de toda una relacion cientifica entre la Reserva Biologica Alberto Manuel Brenes (ReBAMB) y la Universidad de Ciencias Medicas (UCIMED). En esta revision del trabajoExpand
Guía básica para modelado en 3D de objetos cerámicos arqueológicos completos y fragmentados
espanolEn este documento se exponen los procedimientos para realizar reconstrucciones totales o parciales de artefactos ceramicos, con el soporte de la herramienta informatica AutoCAD. Se describenExpand