Case Report

Severe Infantile Coarctation and Mid Aortic Stenosis in Williams Syndrome

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>We report a challenging patient with Williams syndrome and severe coarctation of the aorta. As in a few similar cases reported, several surgical and catheter interventions for recoarctation, intrastent intimal proliferation and stenosis of the left sub-clavi...

Research Article

Kinesio taping in patients with shoulder impingement

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Study Design:</strong> Prospective Observational Study</p> <p><strong>Background: </strong>Physical therapy is one of the primary treatment options for these patients, however, we were unable to identify previou...

Research Article

Stem cells in patients with heart failure experience

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Between 2003 and 2011, 17 patients with heart failure were treated with stem cells as part of our Foundation&rsquo;s Regenerative Medicine program. In several centers and countries 4 with ischemic cardiomyopathy of which 3 were surgically implanted with ...

Short Communication

Stem cells in heart failure some considerations

<h2>Short Communication</h2> <p>Stem cell treatments depend not only on the type of cell to be used but also on the different implantation techniques. Intravascular cell injections are known to rapidly separate from the vessels. On the other hand, it is also well known that dire...

Research Article

Diazepam Withdrawal Expression is related to Hippocampal NOS-1 Upregulation

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Background:</strong> Benzodiazepines are usually prescribed for anxiety and sleep disorders in a long-term fashion that may cause drug dependence. Discontinuation after prolonged administration may lead to withdrawal expression, being anx...

Research Article

Surgical Implantation of Stem Cells in Heart Failure Patients due to Idiophatic Cardiomyopathy

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Introduction</strong>: Congestive heart failure is one of the main causes of morbidity and mortality in the XXI century given the promising to date of ABMDSCs and HFDSCs we investigate the safety and efficacy for the implantation of those...

Research Article

Intraperitoneal and Subsequent Intravenous Vancomycin: An Effective Treatment Option for Gram-Positive Peritonitis in Peritoneal Dialysis

<h2>SUMMARY</h2> <p>Intraperitoneal vancomycin absorption is higher when there is peritoneal inflammation, but the absorption decreases with recovery from peritonitis. Consequently, intraperitoneal maintenance doses are ineffective, reducing the rate of cure.</p> <p&...