Jorge González-Canudas

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AIM The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of glimepiride/metformin combination versus glibenclamide/metformin for reaching glycemic control in patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes mellitus. PATIENTS AND METHODS A randomized, double-blind, multicenter clinical trial was performed in 152 uncontrolled type 2 diabetic patients. Serum fasting(More)
OBJECTIVE Evaluate the performance of clinical data and the rapid influenza diagnostic test (RIDT) in diagnosing influenza H1N1, and analyze the cost-benefit of using this diagnostic tool. METHODS The RIDT was used for patients who came to four hospitals in Mexico City with an influenza-like illness (ILI) in October and November 2009. The diagnostic(More)
AIM This study evaluated the effect of metformin glycinate on glycated hemoglobin A1c (A1C) concentration and insulin sensitivity in drug-naive adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). SUBJECTS AND METHODS A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial was carried out in 20 patients with drug-naive T2DM. Ten subjects received(More)
OBJECTIVE To demonstrate whether patients undergoing capsulotomy Nd: YAG laser developed intraocular hypertension after the procedure. METHODS Prospective, pre-experimental before and after 2 measurements with post-test in patients with posterior capsular opacity from the Ophthalmology Service. Measurements of intraocular pressure (IP) before capsulotomy(More)
The response of the adaptive immune system is usually less intense in premature neonates than term neonates. The primary objective of this study was to determine whether immunological parameters vary between preterm (PT) neonates (≥32 weeks of gestational age) and very preterm (VPT) neonates (<32 weeks of gestational age). A cross-sectional study was(More)
UNLABELLED The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of treatment, with Metformin alone or with the combination of Glimepiride/Metformin, on coronary endothelial function in asymptomatic patients with recently diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) Methods: 16 asymptomatic patients with type DM2 and 15 healthy controls (HC) were studied. At(More)
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