Manuel L. Fernández Guerrero

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OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to assess the knowledge, social distance and perception of social discrimination towards persons with schizophrenia in the general adult population of Buenos Aires, Argentina. METHODS One thousand two-hundred fifty-four persons were surveyed at different neighborhoods of the city of Buenos Aires. Their knowledge(More)
A fi rst meningococcal meningitis case caused by serogroup X Neisseria meningitidis strains in China.tive study of a serogroup X Neisseria meningitidis outbreak in northern Ghana.miology and risk factors for serogroup X meningococcal meningitis during an outbreak in western Kenya. To the Editor: Patients with acute HIV infection frequently experience a(More)
B. microti has been transmitted through blood transfusion in Connec-ticut (8). Blood collection agencies in southwestern Connecticut and adjacent Westchester County, New York, should be aware of the possibility that blood donors could be infected with this pathogen. Physicians should also be alert to the possibility that patients could be coinfected with(More)
gen, and alpha fetoprotein, were negative. The x-ray films of the chest and computed tomography scan of the thorax and abdomen were normal. The patient was treated with subcuta-neous heparin and diclophenac, and fever and migratory thrombophlebitis subsided. Because the patient had been working with manure several days before his initial symptoms, Q fever(More)
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