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[Sleep medicine: development, contributions and perspectives. Report of the work group on sleep medicine].
Sleep is a basic biological process that has an impact on all the functions of the body, and interacts bidirectionally with virtually all of the body systems, so that the sleep disorders areExpand
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[The response of the intensive care units during the influenza A H1N1 pandemic: the experience in Chiapas, Mexico].
Respiratory virus epidemics had highlighted the importance of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) to save life of severe cases. ICU functioning and outcomes depends on infrastructure and trained healthcareExpand
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[Breathing during sleep in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at an altitude of 2,240 meters].
INTRODUCTION Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) dwellers of Mexico City may present a significant hypoxemia as a consequence of the lung disease and the altitude (2,240 m).Expand
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[The surgical risk in sleep apnea: the implications for tonsillectomies].
Hypertrophy of tonsils or adenoids is the commonest cause of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children. Adenotonsillectomy (AT) is frequently curative in children with OSA but riskier than the sameExpand
[Respiratory health and the National Institute of Respiratory Diseases].
[Historical Review of Kaposi sarcoma in pre-HAART era: evolution with different chemotherapy schedules and remission with ganciclovir use].
Ganciclovir has shown in vitro anti-human herpesvirus-8 activity, Kaposi sarcoma agent. We analyzed all Kaposi sarcoma patients from 1985 to 1996 pre-HAART era and identified Kaposi sarcoma/AIDSExpand
[Prevalence of sleep symptoms and risk of obstructive sleep apnea in Mexico.]
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence of sleep related symptoms (SRS) in Mexico, and their distribution by region, urbanization and gender. MATERIALS AND METHODS Cross-sectional study using aExpand
Incidence and burden of major comorbidities among individuals with COPD: a comprehensive analysis using data from primary care
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