Lege Artis Medicinae - 2005;15(11)

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

[PREVENTION OF INFECTIONS IN CHRONIC HEPATITIS AND CIRRHOSIS]

PÁR Alajos, NEMESÁNSZKY Elemér

[Patients with chronic liver disease, mostly the elderly, due to their impaired immune response, frequently suffer from infections worsening the clinical course. This is sometimes overlooked in the everyday praxis. In patients with alcoholic liver disease both hepatitis A virus (HAV) and acute hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections can lead to fulminant hepatic failure, therefore their immunization with HAV and HBV vaccines is highly recommended, similarly, vaccination against flu and pneumococcus... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

[TREATMENT OF PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC HEPATITIS C, USING PEGYLATED INTERFERON ALFA-2A AND RIBAVIRIN - THE FIRST EXPERIENCES IN HUNGARY BASED UPON A MULTICENTRIC, OPEN, PROSPECTIVE STUDY]

TORNAI István, DALMI Lajos, GERVAIN Judit, HORVÁTH Gábor, NAGY István, NEMESÁNSZKY Elemér, RIBICZEY Pál, TELEGDY László, VÁRKONYI Tibor, WERLING Klára

[INTRODUCTION - The treatment of patients with hepatitis C virus infection is one of the most challenging tasks in hepatology nowadays. PATIENTS AND METHODS - Between 2001 and 2004, during a phase III, prospective, multicentric, international open trial 69 patients (35 naive and 34 non-responder or relapser) with chronic hepatitis C were treated, using 180 μg pegylated interferon alfa-2a once weekly and 800-1200 mg daily ribavirin. The inclusion and exclusion criteria were the same as in the... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

[SELECTIVE α1-ADRENORECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS IN CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE]

RÓNASZÉKI Aladár

[A hypertonia korszerű kezelésében a szelektív α1-adrenoreceptor-antagonisták ma is jelentős szerepet játszanak. A hatékony vérnyomáscsökkentés mellett számos előnyös, járulékos hatásuk révén sok társbetegséget (diabetes mellitus, atherogen dyslipidaemia, obliteratív érbetegség, prostatahypertrophia, erectilis diszfunkció) is kedvezően befolyásolnak. A hypertoniához társuló szívelégtelenségben, illetve annak elkerülése érdekében monoterápiában nem alkalmazhatók. Az... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

[SCREENING OF PSYCHIATRIC SIDE EFFECT OF INTERFERON THERAPY WITH QUESTIONNAIRE]

GAZDAG Gábor, SZABÓ Zsuzsa

[INTRODUCTION - Interferon therapy is an effective treatment of several oncological, hematological and viral diseases but it can precipitate serious side effects too. Among others the most frequent are the psychiatric symptoms. These symptoms are also the most frequent reasons of non-compliance and early cessation of treatment which can be avoided with rapid recognition and adequate treatment. Therefore, the early recognition of the psychiatric symptoms is of high importance. METHODS AND... tovább »

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NOVEMBER 20, 2005

[MANAGEMENT OF LIFE-THREATENING ENDOSCOPIC THERAPY-RESISTENT OESOPHAGUS VARICEAL BLEEDING]

ERŐSS Bálint Mihály, SZÉKELY György, SIKET Ferenc, LÁZÁR István

[INTRODUCTION - Liver cirrhosis has two serious consequences: hepatic failure and portal hypertension. Portal hypertension has two important clinical appearances: variceal bleeding and therapy resistant ascites. Variceal bleeding can be recurrent and resistant to endoscopic treatment. These complications can be prevented by implantation of Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS). CLINICAL CASE - A 59 year old male with cirrhosis due to hepatitis C, was hospitalized in our... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

[Factors in association with sepsis after liver transplantation: the Hungarian experience]

NEMES Balázs, SÁRVÁRY Enikő, SÓTONYI Péter, GERLEI Zsuzsanna, DOROS Attila, GÁLFI Zsuzsanna, FEHÉRVÁRI Imre, FAZEKAS Jenő, KÓBORI László

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 20, 2005