1. Outcomes of Hispanic women with lymph-node positive, HER2 positive breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and trastuzumab in Mexico

    The Breast (2014)

    Introduction Evidence regarding the outcomes of Hispanic women with breast cancer is lacking. We analyzed women with HER2+ disease treated with trastuzumab-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy in Mexico.
  2. Challenges to effective cancer control in China, India, and Russia.

    The Lancet Oncology 15(5):489 (2014) PMID 24731404

    Cancer is one of the major non-communicable diseases posing a threat to world health. Unfortunately, improvements in socioeconomic conditions are usually associated with increased cancer incidence. In this Commission, we focus on China, India, and Russia, which share rapidly rising cancer incide...
  3. Outcomes of Hispanic women with lymph-node positive, HER2 positive breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and trastuzumab in Mexico

    The Breast (2012)

    Introduction Evidence regarding the outcomes of Hispanic women with breast cancer is lacking. We analyzed women with HER2+ disease treated with trastuzumab-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy in Mexico.
  4. Outcomes of Hispanic women with lymph-node positive, HER2 positive breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and trastuzumab in Mexico

    The Breast (2012)

    Introduction Evidence regarding the outcomes of Hispanic women with breast cancer is lacking. We analyzed women with HER2+ disease treated with trastuzumab-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy in Mexico.
  5. Outcomes of Hispanic women with lymph-node positive, HER2 positive breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and trastuzumab in Mexico

    The Breast (2012)

    Introduction Evidence regarding the outcomes of Hispanic women with breast cancer is lacking. We analyzed women with HER2+ disease treated with trastuzumab-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy in Mexico.
  6. José Manuel Rivero-Carvallo and the tricuspid valve. Enrique Soto-Pérez-de-Celis.

    Clinical Cardiology (Hoboken) 34(3):E9 (2011) PMID 21400538

  7. Bowel endometriosis as an unusual cause of rectal bleeding.

    American Surgeon 77(2):239 (2011) PMID 21337892

  8. The death of Leon Trotsky.

    Neurosurgery 67(2):417 (2010) PMID 20644428

    Leon Trotsky was one of the founders of the Soviet Union and an obvious candidate to replace Lenin after his death. Unfortunately for him, it was Joseph Stalin who came to power, and Trotsky went into a long forced exile that eventually took him to Mexico, where he found asylum. On August 20, 19...
  9. Late perforation and abscess formation at the site of the jejunojejunal anastomosis following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery.

    Obesity Surgery 19(5):661 (2009) PMID 19308646

    Late complications involving the site of the jejunojejunal (J-J) anastomosis are uncommon after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. We present a case of a perforation at the J-J anastomosis complicated by the formation of an abscess 6 months after surgery. Following clinical and radiological ...
  10. Unintentional ingestion of brimonidine antiglaucoma drops: a case report and review of the literature.

    Pediatric Emergency Care 23(9):657 (2007) PMID 17876259

    A previously healthy, 1-year 7-month-old boy was brought to the emergency department after having unintentionally ingested topical brimonidine antiglaucoma drops. He was pale and lethargic and had brief periods of apnea and bradycardia. Activated charcoal was administered, and supportive measure...
  11. Karl Samuel Ritter Von Basch: the sphygmomanometer and the Empire.

    Journal of Hypertension 25(7):1507 (2007) PMID 17563575

    The measurement of blood pressure is essential in clinical practice, and sphygmomanometers are a necessary appliance in every medical office. One of the most important men in the development of the sphygmomanometer was the Austrian physician Karl Samuel Ritter Von Basch. Even though Von Basch's ...