Judith Montemayor

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The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of pulsed high-frequency, high peak power electromagnetic energy (Diapulse) in the healing of pressure ulcers. Patients with Stage II ulcers unhealed within three to 12 weeks and those with Stage III ulcers unhealed within eight to 168 weeks by conventional methods were included in the study. When(More)
Four multitransfused patients with severe aplastic anaemia (SAA) are described. Two received a BMT after conditioning with cyclophosphamide (Cy) plus antithymocyte globulin (ATG). Both suffered a graft failure (GF) and had a second transplant with PBSC from the original donor. Two other patients received a PBSCT as a first option, with Cy as the only(More)
To determine if dexamethasone has a role in the treatment of meningeal leukemia, 8 consecutive patients with acute lymphoblastic and signs or symptoms of CNS were included in the study. After the confirmation of leukemic blast cells on cerebrospinal fluid, they received intrathecal and IV dexamethasone; 3 days later the patients received "triple"(More)
A treadmill training protocol was implemented to examine the effects of a 12-week exercise program on the physiologic status of a patient who had a heart transplant in 1980. The patient was tested for exercise tolerance before programming, midway through the study, and immediately upon completing endurance training. Maximal METS levels achieved were 3.2(More)
PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to evaluate and compare mitomycin C (MMC) absorption and delivery in different materials used in filtering surgery. METHODS This is an in vitro study comparing polyvinyl alcohol triangular sponges (TS6, TS8), polyvinyl alcohol fluid wicks (EFW), and absorbable gelatin sponges (AGS3, AGS5), from which five different(More)
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