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Monthly Archives: November, 2011

Liver Condition in Obese Patients May Not Increase Risk of Death

Liver panel results that indicate an individual has non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, or NAFLD, can be concerning. But new evidence suggests that it may not be as great a problem … Continue reading

November 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

What is Whole Brain Radiation Therapy (WBRT)?

Brain metastases carry an ominous prognosis regardless of primary status or treatment given. The median survival of untreated patients, or those treated with corticosteroids alone to reduce brain edema, is … Continue reading

November 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

♥ What is the Batista Procedure?

The Batista procedure also known as partial left ventriculectomy is used to treat patients with irreversible (end-stage) heart failure secondary to dilated or hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, valvular disease, or Chagas’ disease. Although … Continue reading

November 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Robotic Prostate Cancer Treatment Options (Video)

November 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Salmonella Pathogenesis (Video)

November 26, 2011 · Leave a comment

Santiago’s Clínica Alemana Ranks Second Among Best Latin American Hospitals

A survey carried out by AméricaEconomía Intelligence determined that Clínica Alemana is best in Human Capital and Prestige. It also ranks high in the number of ISI scientific papers published … Continue reading

November 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

80,000th Visitor on Thanksgiving!

November 24, 2011 · Leave a comment