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15:03

LifeStyle

The gastric band and bypass: techniques that reduce the size of a patient's stomach

Ángel Escalera

...technique is known as gastric band (a vertical gastrectomy, which is a restrictive method used to reduce the size of the patient's stomach). The second technique is the gastric bypass, which is a restrictive and derivative procedure. Dr Ramírez says the ... resort to surgery for obesity when diet and nutrition have not been enough to reduce the patient's weight sufficiently," says Javier Moreno, an expert in bariatric surgery who is the head of the Gastroesophageal and Obesity Surgical Unit at the Regional

16:48

Local

Coronavirus contact tracing app now available across Malaga province

josé luis piedra

The Junta de Andalucía activated its new coronavirus contact tracing mobile application in Malaga and Almeria provinces on Monday. Radar Covid, which is free, uses Bluetooth technology and anonymously informs users if they have spent at least 15 mi

13:57

Local

'At Cudeca we hope to end the year without closing any service, but next year could be different'

ANA PÉREZ-BRYAN

What's your opinion on the debate about the Euthanasia Law? Most of us who work in palliative care have learned to respect people's own decisions. I can understand that a patient at a given moment decides that is how they want to end their life, but ... and giving people the dignity and the quality they need. Taking life away just like that, and nothing more, isn't what we want to do. Having said that, if you offer a patient all these options and in the end that's what they want, I have to respect it. ... What is true, though, is that a patient deserves every effort to be made to avoid things getting to that point, because palliative care also provides dignity in cases of irreversible suffering.

14:04

Local

Man rushed to hospital found to have 47 hashish pellets in his stomach

fernando torres

...of severe stomach pain and cold sweats. The initial X-ray showed the presence of 47 small bags which the patient admitted contained hashish that he was transporting as a so-called 'mule'. The National Police in Torremolinos were informed and have

15:56

Local

Refunds, a further ordeal for travel agencies already in crisis

JUAN SOTO

...muscle so they are unable to refund clients from their own resources. And, of course, all the consumers can do is be patient and wait for their money. Nor do the travel agents feel they have enough power to go into battle with major airlines which operate ... unable to pay these sums within that time and they are asking patients to understand their situation. "In general they know we are suffering from the pandemic and they are being patient; but they need to know that it isn't a case of us not wanting to ... are; I don't want to hold on to anything that isn't mine," she says. For this reason, all the travel agents agree that customers need to be prudent and patient, because it is better to be paid a little late than never receive any money back because

17:17

Local

New type of ventilator designed in Andalucía successfully tested on a patient in Antequera

SUR

A ventilator designed by doctors and engineers from Malaga to be used in the fight against the coronavirus has successfully passed the first clinical test on a real patient, carried out earlier this week at the hospital in Antequera. This project ... oxygenation of the patient, and that there were no side effects caused by the mechanical ventilation, the regional government explained in a statement. The Spanish Medication and Sanitary Products Agency required two tests of this type to be carried out on

18:18

Local

Telephone appointments to continue at public health centres

Ángel Escalera

A visit to the doctor at the local public health centre isn't going be the same as it was before the pandemic. The Andalusian health service, SAS, has decided to keep in place the initial telephone filter when a patient requests an appointment. This ... was introduced during the coronavirus outbreak. Staff at the district health centres will be the ones to decide if a patient needs to physically come into the surgery or if a solution can be given over the phone. The SAS said that this new ... cent. All health centres still have a doctor on duty for patients that cannot wait to be seen, although it may not be their own doctor. The health service has stressed that a qualified doctor will decide if the patient is seen or not.

18:10

Sport

Stalemate as Malaga fail to break down ten-man Las Palmas

Daryl Finch

...side’s impotence in attack during his post-match press conference. “We have to be more dynamic,” he said. “We need to be more patient, calmer.” He was, however, positive with regard to the progress his new-look squad has been making. “I’m happy, not so

15:49

Local

Seventy-year-old man with coronavirus dies in Benalmádena hospital

Ángel Escalera

A 70-year-old man who was being treated in the Hospital Xanit Internacional has been confirmed as the first person with coronavirus to die in the province of Malaga. The patient had multiple underlying health problems, and his condition was

14:29

Gibraltar

Gibraltar steps up action after first coronavirus case confirmed

Debbie Bartlett gibraltar

A case of coronavirus, or COVID-19, was confirmed in Gibraltar on Tuesday and the authorities stepped up their actions to try to prevent the risk of the illness spreading. The patient's identity has not been revealed to protect his privacy, but it

10:35

Gibraltar

Kidney transplant patient returns home

Debbie Bartlett

The first patient from Gibraltar in 15 years to undergo a kidney transplant in the UK has now returned home after recovering from the surgery, which was carried out at the Hammersmith hospital. Once the patient, who has not been named, was told a ... kidney was available, the GHA Sponsored Patient team helped with the arrangements.

15:23

Local

Hugs to keep fear at bay in the ICU

ALBERTO GÓMEZ

...worked together in the ICU for over 12 years. They say the greatest joy in recent weeks was on Tuesday, when they were able to remove the breathing tube from a patient with coronavirus. There were hugs, laughter, applause and tears of joy. Juan, who is

14:32

LifeStyle

How to differentiate between symptoms of flu and Covid-19

RAQUEL MERINO

...difficult to breathe, have chest pain or difficulties in speaking or moving "should seek immediate medical attention". It advises ringing the local health centre first, so they can organise for the patient to be taken to the most suitable medical centre

11:07

Local

Patient goes on rampage in San Pedro health centre because of 15-minute wait

ANDREA JIMÉNEZ

A patient has gone on the rampage, threatening to kill staff in San Pedro health centre, after being told to wait 15 minutes to be seen. The incident happened on Tuesday lunchtime when parts of the building were damaged by the man who had arrived ... demanding he be given some medicine immediately. According to staff union, CSIF, the patient started headbutting glass partition walls in the health centre "cutting his head open". He also overturned a table and cornered nursing staff "until a group of

15:04

LifeStyle

Surgeons warn of the risk of low-cost weight loss operations carried out abroad

Ángel Escalera

...of operation. They also need to work as part of a multidisciplinary team so that they are able to immediately resolve any complications that may occur. The gastric band and bypass: techniques that reduce the size of a patient's stomach One of ... complications arise and the patient has to stay in hospital longer than expected, because the hospital bill can then become much more expensive. There can also be problems after the patient has returned home to Malaga and they have to be treated by the health ... service, or a private hospital if the patient can afford to pay for it. "Surgery for obesity isn't something that any surgeon is able to do. It is a complicated operation and it requires a multidisciplinary team of professionals who carry out a complete

13:54

LifeStyle

GPs test a scheme to spend more time with each patient

ÁNGEL ESCALERA

GPs in health centres in La Axarquía, Antequera and the Costa del Sol are testing a new scheme from the regional government's ministry of Health this week that means that they are able to spend more time with each patient. The aim is to restructure ... the doctors' working day and improve the service in general. Doctors at the Vélez Sur, Algarrobo, Antequera, Antequera-Estación and La Lobilla health centres have been told they can now spend at least seven minutes with each patient, half an hour a ... the present number. The Junta de Andalucía's Minister for Health and Families, Jesús Aguirre, says this is in response to doctors' wishes, as they want to be able to dedicate more time to patient consultations, and it will also mean they can include

13:47

National

Spanish scientists eliminate HIV in the second patient in the world to be cured

FERMÍN APEZTEGUIA

BIlbao. An international group including renowned ICREA-IrsiCaixa researcher Javier Martínez Picado has managed to eradicate all signs of the Aids virus from the body of a patient through a bone marrow transplant. It is only the second time this has ... been achieved. Until now, the only person to have been cured through this technique was Timothy Brown, an American who lives in Germany, who until his name was made public five years ago was known as 'the Berlin patient'. That was in 2008 and it was ... 'the London patient', the same therapy as the one which cured Brown, but with slight differences. This was also an HIV patient who had to be treated for a lymphoma (a malign tumor of the lymphatic glands) through a transplant of hematopoietic progenitor

16:05

Local

Hospital staff in Torre del Mar stage protest following further abuse of an A&E doctor by a patient

Eugenio Cabezas

Staff at the Axarquía hospital in Torre del Mar staged a protest last week following another incident in which a patient verbally abused a doctor, the latest in a growing number of attacks on medical professionals across the province. The woman ... tried to force the A&E medic to record their conversation on her mobile phone, which she then claimed she would use in evidence to try to sue both the doctor and the hospital, in the event that the patient did not agree with her diagnosis.