Uriah Guevara-López
Mexican Social Security Institute
Public healthSurgeryCommon cause and special causeSocioeconomic statusNociceptionPhysical therapyAdverse effectIntractable painNeuropathic painMorphineCancer painModalitiesAnalgesicVomitingChronic painPain managementTask forcePerioperativePublic institutionAnesthesiaFamily medicineMedicinePharmacology
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The Mexican Association for the Study and Treatment of Pain (AMETD in Spanish) is a group of Mexican physicians from diverse fields in medicine. This association was formed in early eighties with the mission of promoting education about Pain Medicine to benefit the Mexican population. Whit this spirit, in early nineties, the AMETD joined the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) and became the Mexican chapter of this worldwide association. In late nineties the AMETD identified l...
Last. Myrna Déciga-Campos (IPN: Instituto Politécnico Nacional)H-Index: 17
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Background and Aims. The use of a combination of analgesics could provide an optimal pain treatment with minimal side effects. Combinations of tramadol and some nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs have demonstrated synergistic antinociceptive effects as well as a significantly reduced occurrence of adverse effects. The purpose of this study was to investigate the antinociceptive and constipation effects of tramadol and metamizole alone or in combination in rats and to discern among the types of...
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Background: 10% of > 55 years old adults suffer some kind of non-neoplastic knee pain and 75% of the neoplastic disease muscle-skeletal develops in the knee. Objective: to identify clinical characteristics of knee pain in neoplastic knee pathology. methods: after appropriate authorization of the Local Committee of Investigation and under informed consent, we made a crosssectional and a risk analysis study. We included 160 patients who were seeking for medical help due to knee pain. They were int...
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Diversos autores han considerado al dolor cronico como un problema de salud publica. Se ha sugerido que este problema de salud afecta del 25 al 29% de la poblacion general a nivel internacional; sin embargo, diversos reportes han documentado una prevalencia entre el 8 y el 80%. Esto se debe a las controversias metodologicas que existen respecto a la definicion de cronicidad. En la Union Americana, el 17% de los pacientes atendidos en los centros de atencion primaria presentan dolor cronico. En n...
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Introduccion: la infeccion por el virus de la inmunodeficiencia humana (VIH) afecta a 0.6 % de la poblacion mundial y en Mexico a 0.3 % de la poblacion adulta. El dolor en este grupo frecuentemente es mal identificado y mal tratado. El objetivo de nuestra investigacion fue analizar la prevalencia y caracteristicas del dolor en el paciente con VIH. Metodos: pacientes con diagnostico de VIH en quienes se recolecto informacion sociodemografica, semiologia inicial del dolor, satisfaccion con el trat...
#1Uriah Guevara-López (Mexican Social Security Institute)H-Index: 11
#2J. Antonio Aldrete (UAB: University of Alabama at Birmingham)H-Index: 9
Last. Francisco Javier López-Muñoz (CINVESTAV)H-Index: 26
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Background: The administration of epidural and spinal clonidine has demonstrated an antinociceptive effect in animals and humans. For that reason, its spinal administration has been proposed as an adjuvant in chronic pain management. However, there is limited information about its possible neurotoxic effect after its continuous neuraxial administration.
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#2Fructuoso Ayala-Guerrero (UNAM: National Autonomous University of Mexico)H-Index: 11
Last. Ruben Torres-GonzálezH-Index: 1
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Background: It has been demonstrated that the interrelation between pain and sleep produces changes in sleep patterns and pain perception. Although some evidences suggest that sleep and pain may interact in a complex way, polysomnographic studies in animals with acute nociception are limited in number. Aims: This study was carried out in order to evaluate the effect of intra-articular knee injection of uric acid on sleep-wake patterns. Methods: Surgical electrode implantation was performed in se...
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Se estima que el 0.6% de la poblacion mundial padece VIH/SIDA (VIH, virus de la inmunodeficiencia humana. SIDA, sindrome de inmunodeficiencia adquirida). En Mexico, se calcula que esta enfermedad afecta al 0.3% de la poblacion adulta. En estos pacientes, el dolor es un sintoma frecuentemente observado y su prevalencia es del 30 al 90%. El tratamiento del dolor en estos enfermos tiene consideraciones especificas; ya que las multiples manifestaciones clinicas de la enfermedad, condicionan una ampl...