2. Biomarkers in Shock Patients and Their Value as A Prognostic Tool; A Prospective Multi-Center Cohort Study

Ana Maria Navio Serano; Joaquín Valle Alonso; Gustavo Rene Piñero; Alejandro Rodriguez Camacho; Josefa Soriano Benet; Manuel Vaquero

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 232-239

  Objective: To investigate the prognostic value of clinical and laboratory tests in prediction of outcome in patients at day 30 post presentation to hospital with shock and to determine the prognostic value of mid regional pro-adrenomedullin (MR-proADM) on mortality prediction at 30 days in the same patient ...  Read More

3. Diagnostic Accuracy of Rapid Ultrasound in Shock (RUSH) Exam; A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Mojtaba Keikha; Mohammad Salehi-Marzijarani; Reihane Soldoozi Nejat; Hojat sheikh Motahar Vahedi; Seyed Mohammad Mirrezaie

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 271-278

  Objective: To perform a diagnostic accuracy of the rapid ultrasound in shock (RUSH) to diagnose the etiology of undifferentiated shock in patients presenting to the emergency department (ED).Methods: We searched the Medline via PubMed, Scopus, and ISI Web of Knowledge till July 2017. Two independent ...  Read More

4. Brain Infarction: Rare Neurological Presentation of African Bee Stings

Hernando Raphael Alvis-Miranda; Nancy Carolina Duarte-Valdivieso; Gabriel Alcala-Cerra; Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2014, , Pages 59-61

  Bee stings are commonly encountered worldwide. Various manifestations after bee sting have been described including local reactions which are common, systemic responses such as anaphylaxis, diffuse intravascular coagulation and hemolysis. We report a case of a 74-year-old man who developed neurologic ...  Read More

5. Spontaneous Massive Hemothorax Secondary to Ectopic Diaphragmatic Varicose Veins

Marta Ferreira; Jose Teixeira; Vitor Marques; Carlos Casimiro; Luis Filipe Pinheiro

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2013, , Pages 93-95

  The article reports a clinical case of a 39-year-old male patient who was admitted in the emergency room in shock. The clinical exams and additional tests identified a right massive hemothorax, without apparent etiological factors. He was submitted to an emergency right thoracotomy. A bulky varicose ...  Read More