José Ignacio Landa

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INTRODUCTION The high prevalence of surgical treatment for inguinal hernia (especially in general surgery) prompted the Spanish Association of Surgeons to perform a national study to identify the most important indicators. OBJECTIVE To analyze healthcare quality in elective surgery for inguinal hernia by evaluating scientific-technical quality,(More)
The role of tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF) in the toxic and lethal effects of the endotoxemia associated with septic shock is well known. This study was designed to establish whether natural somatostatin (SS-14) is capable of modifying the production of TNF in a model of septic shock induced in the rat by bacterial lipopolysaccharide (LPS), and its(More)
To evaluate the effectiveness of treatment with total parenteral nutrition (TPN) alone (group A) or combined with continuous intravenous infusion of somatostatin (group B) in postoperative gastrointestinal fistulas, a multicenter, controlled and prospective randomized trial was designed. We present the results obtained after the evaluation of 40 cases(More)
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