Miguel Sánchez García

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BACKGROUND The electronic Schizophrenia Treatment Adherence Registry (e-STAR) is a prospective, observational study of patients with schizophrenia designed to evaluate long-term treatment outcomes in routine clinical practice. METHODS Parameters were assessed at baseline and at 3 month intervals for 2 years in patients initiated on risperidone long-acting(More)
This article is one of ten reviews selected from the Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2015 and co-published as a series in Critical Care. Other articles in the series can be found online at http://ccforum.com/series/annualupdate2015. Further information about the Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine is available from(More)
Long-chain alkanols are general anesthetics which can also act as uncharged noncompetitive inhibitors of the peripheral nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (AChR) by binding to one or more specific sites on the AChR. Cembranoids are naturally occurring, uncharged noncompetitive inhibitors of peripheral and neuronal AChRs, which have no demonstrable general(More)
AIM To study the influence of prednisone dose during the first month after systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) diagnosis (prednisone-1) on glucocorticoid burden during the subsequent 11 months (prednisone-2-12). METHODS 223 patients from the Registro Español de Lupus Eritematoso Sistémico inception cohort were studied. The cumulative dose of prednisone-1(More)
Clinical spectrum of invasive candidiasis in critically ill non-neutropenic patients Invasive Candida spp. infections in non-neutropenic critically ill patients admitted to intensive care units can be classified as focal and systemic. Both types of infection usually occur after episodes of candidemia, although some focal infections may be of exogenous(More)
INTRODUCTION Due to the aging population in developed countries, epidemiological studies show an increasing tendency to the prevalence of epilepsy in the elderly. PATIENTS AND METHODS During 54 months, we have studied the electroclinical and neuroimaging features in outpatients older than 60, with active epilepsy. Every patient was interviewed by one of(More)
INTRODUCTION Nitrous oxide is a commonly used anaesthetic agent. One complication of this is due to its capacity to inactivate cobalamin. Therefore, in patients with poor reserves of vitamin B12, neurological and hematological alterations may be induced after a short period of exposure to nitrous oxide. CLINICAL CASE A 69 year old man was anesthetized for(More)
Gliomatosis cerebri (GC) is defined by the World Health Organization as a neoplasm of the glial cells. It is extremely rare, and there exists only 160 documented cases since 1897. There is no known treatment and the median survival rate is one year. The association of extracranial and CNS tumors is unusual, only three cases of breast cancer have been(More)
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