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“PEGAS” OR “EMPACHOS" IN COSTA RICA AND CENTRAL AMERICA. HISTORICAL AND SOCIOANTHROPOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE OF A FOLK DISEASE.
LAS “PEGAS” O “EMPACHOS” EN COSTA RICA Y CENTROAMÉRICA. UNA VISIÓN HISTÓRICA Y SOCIO-ANTROPOLÓGICA DE UNA ENFERMEDAD POPULAR
Introduction. “Empacho” (or "pegas" in Costa Rica) is a popular constructed disease which refers to digestive system’s disorders due to stagnation or partial arrest of gastrointestinal transit. Methods and Materials. A ...
ANTIBIOTICS PHARMACOTHERAPY IN A COSTA RICAN PRIVATE HOSPITAL. HOSPITAL CLINICA BIBLICA. JANUARY-JUNE 2012
ANTIBIOTICOTERAPIA EN EL AMBIENTE HOSPITALARIO COSTARRICENSE: EL CASO HOSPITAL CLINICA BIBLICA ENERO – JUNIO 2012
Appropriate use of antibiotics is a key factor needed in order to increase patients’ survival, limiting adverse events and the development of bacterial resistance. This paper analyzes the antibiotic pharmacotherapy used ...
RESEARCH IN COSTA RICA INVOLVING HUMAN BEINGS AND ITS IMPACT ON THE HEALTH OF COSTA RICANS
INVESTIGACIÓN CON SERES HUMANOS EN COSTA RICA Y SU IMPACTO EN LA SALUD DE LOS COSTARRICENSES
We evaluate the benefits of clinical research carried out in Costa Rica from the published results and a sample of informed consent forms of approved protocols. We found 30 studies on 28 pharmaceuticals and 23 published ...
CHRONIC APPENDICITIS AS A CAUSE OF CHRONIC RIGHT LOWER QUADRANT ABDOMINAL PAIN
APENDICITIS CRÓNICA COMO CAUSA DEL DOLOR CRÓNICO EN FOSA ILIACA DERECHA
Abdominal pain is a frequent problem in the medical and surgical consult. There has been written a big number of causes of chronic abdominal pain, of which there is an estimate of 10-30% that can be explained by a structural ...
MEDICAL SPECIALIZATION IS THE UNIQUE OPTION FOR FUTURE PHYSICIANS?
¿ES LA ESPECIALIDAD, LA ÚNICA OPCIÓN PARA LOS FUTUROS MÉDICOS?
Today, many students of medicine and bachelor graduates still consider the specialty as an option for excellence to which they have to devote their efforts. Not include general medicine as their area of professional ...
WALDENSTRÖM MACROGLOBULINEMIA; CASE REPORT AND UPDATE
MACROGLOBULINEMIA DE WALDENSTRÖM: CASO CLÍNICO Y ACTUALIZACIÓN
The Waldenström Macroglobulinemia is a rare hematologic malignancy characterized by medullar infiltration of lymphocytes clonally related, which secrete monoclonal IgM protein. According to the World Health Organization ...