[Chiapas] Malignant neoplasias of childhood and adolescence: clinical, sociodemographic and geospatial characteristics at the Hospital of pediatric specialties.
Universidad Autonoma de Chiapas
Regional Center of high specialty
Md. Nestor Rodolfo Garcia Chong
Md. Nestor Rodolfo Garcia Chong
English, Spanish
4 weeks
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Type of Research Project
- Basic science
What is the background of the project?
This is a research project in Thematic Networks modality: Interdisciplinary care in History Families with Diabetes mellitus Type 2 (DM2). The project consists on the identification and characterization of all malignant neoplasias in the paediatrics department at a local hospital to provide epidemiological information. The project makes a clear link between public health and the clinical practice.
What is the aim of the project?
The aim of the project is to strengthen medical education by strategic learning projects located that simultaneously has a slope of community service.
What techniques and methods are used?
Rating standardized measurement instruments: • Socio-economic status of families (socioeconomic Schedule) Risk Behaviors in self-care (HEALTHY STYLES) • Quality of life (WHOQOL-BREF) • Adherence to treatment (Morinsky-Green) • Definition of the biochemical parameters of patients / sick
What is the role of the student?
- The tasks will be done under supervision
What are the tasks expected to be accomplished by the student?
The design and application of instruments of data collection and management in databases for statistical analysis, learn to attending people in clinical and educational way.
Will there be any theoretical teaching provided (preliminary readings, lectures, courses, seminars etc)
What is expected from the student at the end of the research exchange? What will be the general outcome of the student?
- No specific outcome is expected
What skills are required of the student? Is there any special knowledge or a certain level of studies needed?
Students who have studied subjects like pathology, endocrinology, internal medicine and willingness to work in field.
Are there any legal limitations in the student’s involvement
Type of students accepted
This project accepts:
- Medical students
- Fu Espinosa Mario y Laura Elena Trujillo Olivera. "Trastorno depresivo y factores asociados en beneficiarios DiabetIMSS en una unidad médica de Chiapas"; Rev Med IMSS No. 1; Vol. 51; 2013 (correspondiente a enero-febrero; 2013).