Monthly Archives: October 2008

EMEA exige retirar del mercado a Acomplia (Rimonabant)


La European Medicines Agency afirmó que el fármaco para el tratamiento de la obesidad de Sanofi-Aventis SA, Acomplia, debe ser retirado del Mercado debido a su asociación directa con depresión y pensamientos suicidas. El fármaco, con ventas muy menores a … Continue reading

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EMEA exige retirar del mercado a Acomplia (Rimonabant)


La European Medicines Agency afirmó que el fármaco para el tratamiento de la obesidad de Sanofi-Aventis SA, Acomplia, debe ser retirado del Mercado debido a su asociación directa con depresión y pensamientos suicidas. El fármaco, con ventas muy menores a … Continue reading

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Modern Medicine and the "Dharmic" Doctor


Modern Medicine and the “Dharmic” DoctorFuente: New Paradigm Journal The Sanskrit term “dharma” is the essence of what something or someone is supposed to do or exist according to their true innate nature. Thus the dharma of the sun is … Continue reading

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Modern Medicine and the "Dharmic" Doctor


Modern Medicine and the “Dharmic” DoctorFuente: New Paradigm Journal The Sanskrit term “dharma” is the essence of what something or someone is supposed to do or exist according to their true innate nature. Thus the dharma of the sun is … Continue reading

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Murray and Nadel’s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine


Completely revised, the 4th Edition of this authoritative reference delivers a wealth of new information that enables readers to identify, treat, and manage a full range of respiratory disorders more easily than ever. Edited and written by leaders in the … Continue reading

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Murray and Nadel’s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine


Completely revised, the 4th Edition of this authoritative reference delivers a wealth of new information that enables readers to identify, treat, and manage a full range of respiratory disorders more easily than ever. Edited and written by leaders in the … Continue reading

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El DSM IV vinculado a la industria farmaceutica


Psychiatry Handbook Linked to Drug Industry The D.S.M. is used to diagnose a wide range of mental disorders. (Cary Conover)More than half of the task force members who will oversee the next edition of the American Psychiatric Association’s most important … Continue reading

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Paliparidona


El Servicio Navarro de Salud ha publicado la evaluación de la paliperidona (Invega®) realizada por el Comité Mixto de Evaluación de Medicamentos. Los interesados pueden consultar también el informe completo. La paliperidona es un metabolito activo de la risperidona que … Continue reading

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Paliparidona


El Servicio Navarro de Salud ha publicado la evaluación de la paliperidona (Invega®) realizada por el Comité Mixto de Evaluación de Medicamentos. Los interesados pueden consultar también el informe completo. La paliperidona es un metabolito activo de la risperidona que … Continue reading

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Como la Web 2.0 esta cambiando la medicina


How web 2.0 is changing medicine From: maxedmond, 2 years ago How web 2.0 is changing medicinehttp://static.slideshare.net/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=how-web-20-is-changing-medicine-39262-22705&stripped_title=how-web-20-is-changing-medicine-39262 View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: medicine web2.0) A presentation at the 2007 Emerging Trends in Scholarly Publishing seminar, National Press … Continue reading

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Como la Web 2.0 esta cambiando la medicina


How web 2.0 is changing medicine From: maxedmond, 2 years ago How web 2.0 is changing medicinehttp://static.slideshare.net/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=how-web-20-is-changing-medicine-39262-22705&stripped_title=how-web-20-is-changing-medicine-39262 View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: medicine web2.0) A presentation at the 2007 Emerging Trends in Scholarly Publishing seminar, National Press … Continue reading

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Buscando informacion medica


The 8-Fold Path to Web Searching Power From: umhealthscienceslibraries, 2 years ago The 8-Fold Path to Web Searching Powerhttp://static.slideshare.net/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=the-8fold-path-to-web-searching-power2693&stripped_title=the-8fold-path-to-web-searching-power View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: strategy search engines) An overview of eight power searching tips for better Internet … Continue reading

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Buscando informacion medica


The 8-Fold Path to Web Searching Power From: umhealthscienceslibraries, 2 years ago The 8-Fold Path to Web Searching Powerhttp://static.slideshare.net/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=the-8fold-path-to-web-searching-power2693&stripped_title=the-8fold-path-to-web-searching-power View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: strategy search engines) An overview of eight power searching tips for better Internet … Continue reading

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El finasteride no provoca efectos oseos a largo plazo


Aunque se ha sugerido que la disminución de los niveles plasmáticos de la dihidrotestosterona que se produce en los pacientes tratados con finasterida podría traducirse a largo plazo en alteraciones óseas, los estudios realizados hasta la fecha, no han mostrado … Continue reading

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Efalizumab y riesgos adversos


Como ya publique algo parecido el año pasado, le pido a los abogados de Serono que esta vez se ahorren el trabajo de mandar cartas documentos intimandome a bajar este post. Aunque aquel tambien tenia las referencias. Si el problema … Continue reading

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Efalizumab y riesgos adversos


Como ya publique algo parecido el año pasado, le pido a los abogados de Serono que esta vez se ahorren el trabajo de mandar cartas documentos intimandome a bajar este post. Aunque aquel tambien tenia las referencias. Si el problema … Continue reading

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Riesgo de Rofecoxib se mantiene luego de mas de un año de discontinuar su uso


El riesgo cardiaco de Vioxx se mantuvo mucho tiempo después de suspender su uso Según los expertos, otros analgésicos AINE también podrían ser peligrosos   Reinberg S, Healthday 13/10/08     Cuando el analgésico Vioxx fue retirado del mercado en … Continue reading

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Oftalmologia en atencion Primaria


El éxito de Oftalmología en Atención Primaria viene dado por la forma en que los autores han sabido transmitir estos conocimientos con un planteamiento didáctico, práctico y conciso que presenta dos módulos claramente diferenciados. El primero de ellos, con nociones … Continue reading

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El nuevo Informe sobre la salud en el mundo pide un regreso a la atención primaria de salud


OMS, 14 DE OCTUBRE DE 2008 | ALMATY, KAZAJSTÁN – El Informe sobre la salud en el mundo 2008, que será presentado hoy, evalúa de forma crítica el modo en que la atención de salud se organiza, se financia y … Continue reading

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Differential Diagnosis in Primary Care


Differential Diagnosis in Primary CareBy R. Douglas Collins * Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins* Number Of Pages: 528* Publication Date: 2007-08-01* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0781768128* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780781768122* Binding: Paperback Product Description: This text offers students, residents, and practitioners … Continue reading

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Differential Diagnosis in Primary Care


Differential Diagnosis in Primary CareBy R. Douglas Collins * Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins* Number Of Pages: 528* Publication Date: 2007-08-01* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0781768128* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780781768122* Binding: Paperback Product Description: This text offers students, residents, and practitioners … Continue reading

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Ethical and Practical Issues Associated with Aggregating Databases


Image via WikipediaThe goal of “personalized medicine” relies upon defining the genetic variation responsible for disease susceptibility and response to therapy [1]. For most common human diseases, the contribution of a single sequence variant to disease susceptibility is typically small, … Continue reading

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Ethical and Practical Issues Associated with Aggregating Databases


The goal of “personalized medicine” relies upon defining the genetic variation responsible for disease susceptibility and response to therapy [1]. For most common human diseases, the contribution of a single sequence variant to disease susceptibility is typically small, and can … Continue reading

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New Guidelines for high Cholesterol in Children


Fuente: http://www.gooznews.com/archives/001198.html Kids and Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs In July, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued new guidelines on management of high cholesterol in children. The release of the guidelines provoked a storm of controversy. I have a special interest in this topic because … Continue reading

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New Guidelines for high Cholesterol in Children


Fuente: http://www.gooznews.com/archives/001198.html Kids and Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs In July, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued new guidelines on management of high cholesterol in children. The release of the guidelines provoked a storm of controversy. I have a special interest in this topic because … Continue reading

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El concepto de prevencion


Otro excelente articulo de Juan Gervas y Barbara Starfield….. el texto completo fue provisto por Ana Carolina Diaz Oliveira.  Over time, the definition of prevention has expanded so that its meaning in the context of health services is now unclear. As risk … Continue reading

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El concepto de prevencion


Otro excelente articulo de Juan Gervas y Barbara Starfield….. el texto completo fue provisto por Ana Carolina Diaz Oliveira.  Over time, the definition of prevention has expanded so that its meaning in the context of health services is now unclear. As risk … Continue reading

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Nutricion Colectiva


http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1923596&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1Dr. José Carlos Escudero – Sanitarista Argentino from EmancipacionSyE on Vimeo. http://feeds.feedburner.com/MedicinaGeneralYFamiliar

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Placebo: marketing vs. epidemiologia


Un comentario al respecto fue hecho por Obiwan, que reprodujimos el 1 de Septiembre. Otro muy interesante por Vicente Baos, ambos en castellano. A 10-cent pill doesn’t kill pain as well as a $2.50 pill, even when they are identical … Continue reading

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Placebo: marketing vs. epidemiologia


Un comentario al respecto fue hecho por Obiwan, que reprodujimos el 1 de Septiembre. Otro muy interesante por Vicente Baos, ambos en castellano. A 10-cent pill doesn’t kill pain as well as a $2.50 pill, even when they are identical … Continue reading

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