Jesús Manzanares

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INTRODUCTION In critically ill patients sudden changes in glomerular filtration rate (GFR) are not instantly followed by parallel changes in serum creatinine. The aim of the present study was to analyze the utility of serum cystatin C as a marker of renal function in these patients. METHODS Serum creatinine, serum cystatin C and 24-hour creatinine(More)
Most cases of aseptic olecranon bursitis respond to conservative treatment, yet some will develop a chronic bursitis with sufficient symptoms to warrant surgery. Over a 10-year period 21 cases of aseptic olecranon bursitis were treated surgically at our institution. Surveillance was a minimum of 2 years and averaged 5.2 years. The procedure provided(More)
Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a widely distributed, viral, tickborne disease. In Europe, cases have been reported only in the southeastern part of the continent. We report two autochthonous cases in Spain. The index patient acquired the disease through a tick bite in the province of Ávila - 300 km away from the province of Cáceres, where viral(More)
Thromboembolic disease is a potentially severe pathology, which can represent a life threat if it is not diagnosed early, especially when the cardiopulmonary backup is limited. When its clinical feature implies a massive occlusion of the arterial pulmonary tree and a cardiac failure is ensued, it can be seriously life threatening, even for young patients.(More)
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