An Urinary Bladder Perforation is an uncommon complication but could be useful for a clinical reasoning exercise.
Author: Dra. Edita Falcó. Surgeon. Uruguay. Member of Prodiagnosis
Translation: Lorenzo Alonso
I remembered the old times when I read Dr. Vitolo’s entry, about a translation of an article by Abraham Verghese about the medical work, and discovered that we were evoking the same things, all related with the role that the medical error has in our present practice. Continue reading A short and melancholic story
Author: Dr. Antonio Medina. Dr. Medina is a
The doctor and his staff sway in the small room, approach the blackboard, write scribbles, talk non-stop, often irascible and inconsistently, but after a few minutes Eureka !, this is a strange and serious illness, and if it is not treated in time it will be deadly. We speak about Dr. Gregory House, Continue reading Someone to follow?
I am Evangelina Vazquez. I am Mexican and trained as a physicist and specialised in biological materials. Until the day my son was born I was completely dedicated to science. During my graduate studies, my only child, Uriel, suffered brain damage due to acute fetal distress and Kernicterus Continue reading Evangelina´s story
Tony was treated for prostate cancer using Da Vinci robotic technology. The surgical technique was long but satisfying and Tony returned home three days later. However, ten days later he began to notice something unusual in his left arm .. Continue reading There is no defense under anesthesia
Since she was a child Carmen was a different girl. When she was a baby her parents were very worried about her feeding because she had diarrhea very often. At school she had difficulty seeing the blackboard.