Oscar de la Garza

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Dear Editor, Near-peer teaching (NPT) is an instructional method whereby more advanced students tutor their junior classmates by temporarily assuming the role of instructor. In recent years, this collaborative, student-centered, approach has garnered widespread, international interest mainly among medical education programs. Many applications of NPT occur(More)
A total of 1,011 clinically asymptomatic adults older than 20 years of age, with a minimal fasting of one hour, were screened for diabetes mellitus. This group was selected from a community medical service. The presence of diabetes in first degree relatives (parents, brothers/sisters and children) was investigated by interrogation of the subjects. Weight,(More)
The blood supply for the synovial tendon sheaths of the hand was carefully investigated. We show that the origin of those arteries, supplying the synovial tendon-sheaths of the Mm. flexor pollicis longus, flexor digitorum superficialis and profundus, lies in the Canalis carpi. We also describe that the branches of the Aa. digitales palmares propriae arise(More)
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