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    • Validación inicial de una escala para medir el nivel de sobrecarga de padres o cuidadores de niños asmáticos 

      Pedraza, Ángela M.; Rodríguez-Martínez, Carlos E.; Ranniery, Acuña (Instituto Nacional de Salud, 2013)
      Introduction. Despite the high probability of a heavy burden for parents and/or caregivers of children with asthma, instruments intended to measure it have not been validated in the context of asthma. Moreover, factors ...
    • Three-step model course to teach intracorporeal laparoscopic suturing 

      Mereu, Liliana; Carri, Giada; Albis Florez, Edmundo Daniel; Cofelice, Vito; Pontis, Alessandro; Romeo, Armando; Mencaglia, Luca (Mary Ann Liebert, 2013)
      Laparoscopy requires a set of skills such as intracorporeal stitching and knotting. The aim of this study is to present an effective specialized training course for the laparoscopic suturing technique. We designed a ...
    • Temperatura de almacenamiento y cantidad de ARN extraído de plasma materno 

      Ayala Ramírez, Paola Andrea; Gonzalez Ropero, Liz Ariane; García-Robles, Reggie (Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 2013)
      The discovery of nucleic acids in maternal plasma unlocked new possibilities for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis. However, the factors affecting the concentration of fetal RNA in maternal plasma samples are unspecified. ...
    • Síndrome de Rothmund-Thomson tipo I: comunicación de un caso en población colombiana y revisión de la literatura 

      Zarante, Am; Suárez-Obando, Fernando; Acosta, Jc (Asociación Argentina de dermatología, 0325-2787, 2013)
      Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (RTS) is an autosomal recessive genodermatosis presenting with congenital poikiloderma, caused by mutations in the RECQL4 gene. Congenital poikiloderma, is characterized by: cutaneous rash, skin ...
    • Síndrome de enterocolitis inducido por proteínas de la dieta: reporte de casos 

      Daza Carreño, Wilson; Dadán, Silvana; Uribe, María Carolina (Asociaciones Colombianas de Gastroenterología, 2013)
      A propósito de 2 casos clínicos de pacientes con antecedente de enterocolitis neonatal, se presenta el tema de síndrome de enterocolitis inducido por proteínas de la dieta. Este es un tipo de alergia alimentaria no mediada ...
    • Seis años de experiencia en el cierre percutáneo de defectos del tabique interauricular 

      Villalobos, César J.; Carvajal, Carlos A.; Mor, Jorge D.; León, Jorge; Soto, Mariana; González, Lina; Barrera Avellaneda, César E.; Hernández, Mario A. (Sociedad Colombiana de Cardiologia, 2013)
      CONTEXT: atrial septal defects are congenital atrial septal abnormalities that comprise the interatrial communication (IAC) and the patent foramen ovale (PFO). OBJECTIVE: to analyze and evaluate the results of percutaneous ...
    • Secuencia rápida de intubación en cuidados intensivos 

      Poveda, Ricardo; Ortiz Ruiz, Guillermo; Dueñas Castell, Carmelo (Elsevier Doyma, 2013)
      Introduction The intensive care unit (ICU) physician should have the skill to successfully manage patients requiring airway insulation on account of their poor ventilatory condition. The purpose of this article is to review ...
    • Secuencia rápida de intubación en cuidados intensivos 

      Poveda Jaramillo, Ricardo; Dueñas Castell, Carmelo; Ortiz Ruiz, Guillermo (Sociedad Colombiana de Anestesiología y Reanimación, 2013)
      The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) physician should have the skill to successfully manage patients requiring airway insulation on account of their poor ventilatory condition. The purpose of this article is to review the current ...
    • Mujeres del servicio doméstico e intimidad familiar en Bogotá 

      García, Ana Camila (Instituto colombiano de antropologia e historia, 2013)
      This article analyzes the practices used to subdue and subordinate female domestic workers in Bogotá between 1950 and 1980. First, I present the methodological approach through which I explore the importance this job has ...
    • Molecular epidemiology and characterization of virulence genes of community-acquired and hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in Colombia 

      Chavarro Portillo, Bibiana; Moreno, Jaime Enrique; Yomayusa Gonzalez, Nancy; Álvarez, Carlos Arturo; Castro Cardozo, Betsy Esperanza; Escobar Pérez, Javier Antonio; Díaz, Paula Lucia; Ibañez, Milciades; Mendez-Alvarez, Sebastián; LEAL, AURA LUCIA; Vanegas Gómez, Natasha (Elsevier BV, 2013)
      Objective To determine the molecular epidemiology and presence of virulence genes in community-acquired (CA) and hospital-acquired (HA) methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates and their relationship to ...
    • Medición del potencial evocado cognitivo, P300, en un grupo de individuos colombianos sanos 

      Gutiérrez Giraldo, Natalia; Rangel Galvis, Carlos E.; Tovar C, José Rafael (Universidad Del Rosario, 2013)
      Cognitive evoked potentials are electrophysiological measurements of cognitive functions. Cognitive potential P300 is specifically related to attention processes. Objetive: the aim of this study was to establish reference ...
    • El intento de suicidio en la población pediátrica, una alarmante realidad 

      Jiménez, Myriam; Hidalgo Bravo, Jesús; Camargo Santacruz, Constanza; Dulce Rosero, Bernardo (Universidad Del Rosario, 2013)
      This article presents the research process that led to the clinical characterization of cases of attempted suicide in the pediatric population treated at the Hospital Infantil Los Angeles in Pasto, between June 2005 and ...
    • Evaluación del puntaje de sangrado “CRUSADE” como prueba diagnóstica para determinar sangrado mayor en pacientes con síndrome coronario agudo sin elevación del ST 

      Mendoza, Fernán; Jaramillo, Claudia; Ardila, Camilo (Sociedad Colombiana De Cardiología, 2013)
      INTRODUCTION: the bleeding-related complications are a major problem in patients admitted with acute coronary syndrome because they are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. "CRUSADE" score, studied and ...
    • Evaluación de la orientación empática en estudiantes de odontología de la Fundación Universitaria San Martín. Puerto Colombia (Atlántico, Colombia) 

      Bilbao Ramírez, Jorge; Alcócer Olaciregui, Adalgisa; Salazar, Gloria; Rivera, Ignacio; Zamorano, Alejandro; Díaz Narváez, Víctor (Universidad del Norte, 2013)
      Objetive: To assess the level of empathetic orientation of the dentistry students at the Fundación Universitaria San Martín, sede Puerto Colombia (Atlántico, Colombia). Materialsand methods: There were carried out a ...
    • Estudio descriptivo de una muestra de pacientes con esquizofrenia residentes en el departamento de Boyacá, Colombia 

      Corredor Rozo, Zayda Lorena; Sánchez Espinosa, Mayely Paola; Rondón Lagos, Sandra Milena; Páez Rojas, Paola Liliana; Cortés Duque, Carolina; Forero Castro, Ruth Maribel (Universidad de Antioquia, 2013)
      La esquizofrenia, enfermedad multifactorial, tiene gran heterogeneidad genética y herencia compleja. En Boyacá, Colombia, se estudió un grupo de 20 pacientes esquizofrénicos (16 hombres y cuatro mujeres) y se establecieron ...
    • Enfoque semiológico de las palpitaciones 

      Álvarez-Gaviria, Manuel; Herazo Bustos, Cherina; Mora, Guillermo (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2013)
      Palpitations are a common symptom, used to refer to the awareness of the patient’s heartbeat. Its causes include cardiac diseases and non-cardiac pathology. It is important to determine its characteristics, risk factors ...
    • Embolectomia pulmonar y bypass cardiopulmonar durante el embarazo 

      Reyes O, Luis E.; Munoz, Luis (Elsevier Doyma, 2013)
      Cardiac surgery with extracorporeal circulation in obstetric patients is a separate chapter because of the physiological changes brought about by pregnancy and factors such as anesthetic management, monitoring and perfusion ...
    • Dilemas éticos 

      Villarreal Cantillo, Elizabeth; Visbal Illera, Gloria (Universidad del Norte, 2013)
      There are many ethical dilemmas that nursing professionals have to face in fulfilling their work and that suggest decision making should be based on knowledge, ability, skills and experience, but where ethics and morality ...
    • Daptomycin-resistant enterococcus faecalis diverts the antibiotic molecule from the division septum and remodels cell membrane phospholipids 

      Tran, Truc T.; Panesso, Diana; Mishra, Nagendra N.; Mileykovskaya, Eugenia; Guan, Ziqianq; Munita, José M.; Reyes, Jinnethe; Díaz, Lorena; Weinstock, George M.; Murray, Barbara E; Shamoo, Yousif; Dowhan, William; Bayer, Arnold S.; Arias, César A. (American Society for Microbiology, 2013)
      Treatment of multidrug-resistant enterococci has become a challenging clinical problem in hospitals around the world due to the lack of reliable therapeutic options. Daptomycin (DAP), a cell membrane-targeting cationic ...
    • Current cariology education in dental schools in spanish-speaking latin american countries 

      Martignon, Stefania; Gómez, Juliana; Tellez, Marisol; Ruiz, Jaime A.; Marín, Lina María; Rangel, Maria C. (American dental education association, 2013)
      This study sought to provide an overview of current cariology education in Spanish-speaking Latin American dental schools. Data collection was via an eighteen-item survey with questions about curriculum, methods of diagnosis ...