Schweizerische Rundschau fur Medizin Praxis = Revue suisse de medecine Praxis
- Print ISSN
- Usage rank
- Article count
- Free count
- Free percentage
[What is your diagnosis? Juxtapapillary lipoma]
[Mental suffering IN patients with parkinsonism].
Comprehensive treatment of patients with parkinson's disease demands that not only motoric dysfunctions but also psychosocial aspects have to be considered. The scope of this review is to cover not only the frequent dementia and depressive states associated with this disease, but also the drug-induc...
[Diagnosis and therapy of portosystemic encephalopathy].
With respect to the grade of disturbance of consciousness on one hand and concomitant cognitive, psychic and neuromuscular symptoms on the other hand several stages of portosystemic encephalopathy (PSE) are differentiated; moreover, it could recently be demonstrated that a remarkable proportion of c...
[Liver transplantation 1994].
Transplantation of the liver has progressed in recent years and has become universally accepted for numerous indications in end-stage liver diseases, predominantly primary biliary cirrhosis, sclerosing cholangitis, biliary atresia and liver-related metabolic disorders. In fulminant and subfulminant...
[Osteoporosis screening--indications for bone densitometry].
Osteoporosis is a major public health problem because of increasing prevalence and the cost of related morbidity, especially fractures of the spine and hip. The perimenopausal evaluation of risk patients by assessment of clinical risk factors and bone-mass measurements are used to select patients fo...
[Jejunum perforation following blunt abdominal trauma--a case report].
We describe an intestinal perforation in a football player who had been hit with the knee in the abdomen. Perforation of the small bowel, following blunt abdominal trauma, is relatively rare. Its most frequent cause is a deceleration trauma, usually from a traffic accident. Clinical signs are freque...
[A case from practice (300). Lambliasis; possibly 2-year-old chronic infection. Maculopapillary pruritic exanthema of the hairy scalp and th...
Chronic neurogenic pain and the medial thalamotomy.
69 patients suffering from chronic therapy-resistant neurogenic pain of peripheral and/or central origin underwent a stereotactic medial thalamotomy. Medial thalamic unit recordings were performed peroperatively, allowing the physiological confirmation of the electrode location and the recognition o...
[The use of PCR for detecting pathogenic microorganisms in water].
This replication method, which was introduced in 1985, has been used to find and identify microorganisms in the environment, among others in samples of soil, sediments and waters. A gene or a DNA fragment specific to a microorganism is replicated in vitro by a chain reaction catalyzed by DNA polymer...
[Possibilities and limitations in the nursing care of severely ill premature and newborn infants].
We hope, to help our little patients, but can also irritate and endanger their sensible system. That puts us before the question: If it makes sense to use every medical possibility? These conflicts can bring problems into the team of nurses, doctors and parents. It is our aim that we have the time a...