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Monthly Archives: September, 2011

Patients Crossing Oceans to Debut in French!

Starting October 2011, Patients Crossing Oceans will debut posting articles in French in addition to its routine English posts. This will allow our French-speaking audience to join.  En Octobre 2011, Patients … Continue reading

September 30, 2011 · 2 Comments

Restenosis After Carotid Angioplasty

Abstract Background and Purpose— Carotid and Vertebral Artery Transluminal Angioplasty Study (CAVATAS) patients with carotid stenosis were randomized between endovascular treatment and endarterectomy. The rates of residual severe stenosis and … Continue reading

September 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

Patients Crossing Oceans Surpasses 60,000 Visitors!

We’re proud to announce that we have surpassed   Visitors Thank you!

September 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Opening of the New University Hospital Sant Joan de Reus in Spain

The President of the Generalitat, José Montilla, accompanied by Minister of Health, Marina Geli, the Mayor of Reus, Louis M. Perez and the President of Parliament, Ernest Benach, among other … Continue reading

September 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Spain’s ABS Reus V Hospital Invests in High-Tech Pharmacy Equipment

The Pharmacy Service of Hospital Universitario Sant Joan de Reus has completed the move to new building and launched the new equipment that will allow you to provide maximum security … Continue reading

September 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Quantification of Bronchodilator Effects by Using Hyperpolarized He MR Imaging

Abstract Purpose: To evaluate short-acting bronchodilator effects in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) by using hyperpolarized helium 3 (3He) magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, spirometry, and plethysmography. Materials and Methods: Fourteen … Continue reading

September 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

What is Apraxia?

Apraxia is one of the most important and least understood major behavioral neurology syndromes. It is one of the best localizing signs of the mental status examination and also predicts … Continue reading

September 26, 2011 · 2 Comments