Miguel Cadena-Sanabria

Miguel Cadena-Sanabria
Autonomous University of Bucaramanga | UNAB · Facultad de Medicina

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12 Research Items
42 Citations
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Additional affiliations
September 2015 - present
Industrial University of Santander
Position
  • Professor
August 2012 - present
Autonomous University of Bucaramanga
Position
  • Professor (Associate)
Education
February 2018 - August 2019
Autonomous University of Bucaramanga
Field of study
  • Educación

Publications

Publications (15)
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Background Due to the poor outcomes reported in older patients with hematological malignancies (HM) and pulmonary infections, there is a need to identify patients at high risk of mortality. Objective: This study aims to find the association between frailty and mortality in patients above 65 years of age with HM hospitalized with pulmonary infection...
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Introducción: la fibrilación auricular no valvular es la arritmia cardiaca más frecuente en las personas mayores que se ha relacionado con diferentes desenlaces adversos, como el ataque cerebrovascular, el cual en el 80% de los casos se puede prevenir con anticoagulantes orales, beneficio que está condicionado por una adecuada adherencia terapéutic...
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Background & aims. Frailty syndrome, characterized by loss of functional reserves and vulnerability to acute stressors, conditionate a higher risk of adverse outcomes and mortality. Its prevalence is mainly high (65%) in patients with End Stage Kidney Disease, receiving renal replacement therapy. Methods. Cross-sectional study with a non-probabilis...
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Introducción La formación de Geriatría en pregrado en Colombia aún es limitada. El corto tiempo de rotaciones obliga a adoptar estrategias didácticas eficientes. Se diseñó un estudio para evaluar el desarrollo de competencias mediante una estrategia de aprendizaje basado en problemas (ABP) comparado con la metodología tradicional. Metodología Es...
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INTRODUCTION: Frailty predicts functional decline and could be associated with adverse outcomes such as disability, multiple hospitalizations, falls, loss of mobility, and cardiovascular disease. In Colombia 12.5% of prevalence has been reported. In the present study, the different clinical variables associated with frailty were evaluated in a popu...
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Resumen Antecedentes y objetivo La demencia es un problema de salud pública creciente. Involucra el declive de funciones cognitivas, generando discapacidad mental y física, y con ello mayor dependencia funcional. Se dispone de limitada información epidemiológica que revele un valor aproximado real de su prevalencia en la población adulta mayor lat...
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Objective: To determine the association between the exposure to scuba diving during military service and the development of neurocognitive disorders in elderly people. Materials and methods: A retrospective analytical study, derived from the database analysis of the study "Fragility and functional dependence in older adults" conducted between 2010...
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Methods: We performed a cross-sectional analysis of the study population, which comprised 120 adults with chronic stable cardiac failure and an EF ≤50%. Participants were from urban and rural households attending the Geriatric outpatient unit of the FOSCAL Clínic, in Santander (Colombia), who were enrolled in the FORCE study. Anthropometric and phy...
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Introduction: The Edmonton Frailty Scale was developed in Alberta (Canada). It has been applied in different scenarios, such as acute units, day hospitals, and outpatient care. There are no studies published describing the usefulness of this scale in Colombia. Materials and methods: A cross-sectional study and secondary diagnostic test analysis...
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Introducción: El envejecimiento incrementa el riesgo de trombosis y fenómenos embólicos, trae cambios fisiológicos y comorbilidades como la fibrilación auricular que hacen complejo el inicio y la seguridad de la anticoagulación. A pesar de la mayor disponibilidad de clínicas de anticoagulación y nuevos anticoagulantes orales, es bajo el porcentaje...
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Conclusion: The present study is the first to evaluate the interaction between sarcopenia and ejection fraction in Latin American CHF patients. In this sample of 51 older HF patients, 22% were sarcopenic, similar to the prevalence reported previously in a study of CHF patients with a median age of 66.9 [5]. We found that after adjusting for age and...
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Elderly patients represent a significant percentage of the population suffering from oncological diseases, leading to a challenge in making decisions. That since functional assessment scales traditionally used in oncology as the Karnofsky performance status and Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group fail side conditions such as frailty, cognitive impai...

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Determinar el impacto de una intervención pedagógica basada en ABP comparada con la metodología tradicional para el desarrollo de competencias en medicina geriátrica de estudiantes de pregrado de Medicina de la UNAB