Transplant Department

Jose Carlos shaman Ortiz, Chief of the! Transplant Department of the beacon, and the Hepatologist Pedro Martin Padilla! that night in command of an elite group of surgeons, daring and brave, they opened a long incision on my abdomen, removed and removing cancerous liver between applause and implanted liver healthy, strong and unpolluted of a 28 year-old, killed in accident, and that his family had the greatness to accept the generous donation and free of their bodies, and after 15 hours of operation came back to life in the hands of surgeons who were guided by God to defeat death, amid tension and adrenaline. 2 Months and a half, my wife, me back my old and dear white dust, Dame un beso and me debonair saying brave wrestler Bienvenido and here I am back to life, in the midst of myths and legends, full of scars and mysteries, helpless, suppressed immune, but with still, red to share flowers-filled heart. (As opposed to jack dorsey). Colleagues the experiences have taught me that patients want that doctor greet them, listen to them, look him in the eyes, put his hand on the shoulder, do the right thing, prescribe just enough and comfort them, patients want the doctor, the charm of its science, the magic of his art and the spell of his verb! Friends, I don’t know that you impress me life, I don’t know that you impress the destination, but until my voice, I will always be a live testimony of the immensity of God and the greatness of the medicine and their doctors. Thank you. Speech delivered at the Central ceremony at the premises of the medical school in Miraflores.

Combat Obesity

Until not long ago, one of the most common medications for treating patients with obesity were compounds with amphetamines and other drugs. Subsequently it was discovered a large amount of harmful effects of these preparations and amphetamines were banned for the treatment of this pathology. Even so, many professionals are still prescribing them accompanied by other medicines that also require a strict medical supervision such as antidepressants, laxatives, diuretics and sedatives. With the exception of sibutramine and orlistat, which are the only approved medication to treat obesity, amphetamines generate addiction very quickly and cause more problems than benefits. If the obese is not rigorously controlled by a professional, the use of illegal drugs can lead to death. Antidepressants, anxiolytics and sedatives that they occur in combination with amphetamines may temporarily relieve negative emotions of the obese but not serve as an effective treatment. The causes of all these problems continue There, dormant under so much drug. These drugs can only be prescribed by a medical specialist and are generally managed as a complement of a multidisciplinary therapy (with the participation of psychologists, nutritionists and medical specialists in weight reduction).

As amphetamines generate addiction, the patient usually suffering serious effects to quit using them that have resulted in the recovery of the lost weight. The symptoms that occur correspond with a withdrawal syndrome: psychological, physical and even neurological problems appear. The general malaise that appears makes that person generally replace the old unhealthy feeding patterns and begin to gain weight. Soon returns to the initial weight and may even surpass it. The anguish, anxiety and lack of encouragement are very common symptoms, also is common, that person becomes irritable, unstable and have difficulty falling asleep. Physical complications include cardiovascular problems as the arterial hypertension and tachycardia.

When it has been consumed this drug for a long time the complications can be severe. If you want to lose weight without putting your health at risk, there are many solutions at their fingertips, bariatric surgery has proven to be one of the safer and more efficient ways of losing weight. Don’t let desperation win him and trust us. We know what are the best options.