Jesús Canora Lebrato

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INTRODUCTION We present a summary of the results of the hospital activities of the Internal Medicine (IM) Departments of the National Health Care System during the years 2005-2006. MATERIAL AND METHODS The patients hospitalized in the IM departments of Spain during 2005 and 2006 were analyzed according to the data obtained from the minimum basic data set(More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The mechanism responsible for the beginning and progression of hepatic injury in liver cirrhosis of viral and alcoholic etiology are unknown currently. However, there are abnormalities in the immune system which may be implied in the pathogenesis. PATIENTS AND METHOD The concentrations of the soluble receptor of tumor necrosis(More)
BACKGROUND The use of generic pharmaceutic specialities (GPS) has risen lately as a necessary tool in the control of sanitary expenses. This use is becoming of high importance, even in the non-medical media. Our aim was to stablish its use profile in patients discharged from a University Hospital. MATERIAL AND METHOD To analyse the use of GPS in 256(More)
UNLABELLED Mortality is an important indicator of clinical activity. The aim of this paper is to analyze the mortality in Internal Medicine (IM) departments in our country taking into account the characteristics of the patients seen at our hospitals. MATERIAL AND METHODS Patients attended at the IM Departments of Spanish hospitals during 2006 were(More)
OBJECTIVE To describe differences between Spanish and immigrant tuberculosis (TB) cases. DESIGN Retrospective descriptive study of Spanish and immigrant TB patients diagnosed in a Madrid hospital from 2004 to 2013. RESULTS A total of 322 patients were analysed, 183 Spanish-born and 139 immigrants (sub-Saharan Africa 32.4%, Morocco 28.8%, Latin America(More)