José L. Polo

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Applied low-intensity direct current (DC) stimulates and directs axonal growth in models of spinal cord injury (SCI) and may have therapeutic value in humans. Using higher electric strengths will probably increase the beneficial effects, but this faces the risk of tissue damage by electricity or toxic reactions at the electrode-tissue interface. To inform(More)
Overweight and obesity in young people according to national and international standards ଝ Sobrepeso y obesidad en jóvenes según referencias nacionales e internacionales Sir, Obesity is among the most important public health problems in developed countries and a risk factor associated with the development of the main chronic diseases. The increasing(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES To determine the current status of anticoagulation control in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation treated with vitamin K antagonists in the primary care setting in Spain. METHODS The PAULA study was a multicenter cross-sectional/retrospective observational study conducted throughout Spain. The study included patients(More)
This paper is based on research which aims to influence governmental policy, corporate and civil society leaders in Panama to explore alternative futures using a futures thinking approach to challenge the current economic development paradigm and move towards a systematic development model (economic, human and sustainable development). Causal Layered(More)
To the Editor, We read with interest the article by León et al 1 who studied a sample of workers aged 25 to 64 years recruited during their routine medical checkup exams undertaken by the prevention services of FREMAP during 2003 and estimated an overall prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MS) of 13.4%, higher in men (15.9%) than in women (5.2%). What(More)
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