Prevalencia de várices en miembros inferiores en el personal del Hospital de Clínicas

CARLA FABIOLA ESPINÓLA, MANUEL BERNAL, MARGARITA AUCEJO, JUAN CARLOS VILLALBA
2007 Revista Chilena de Cirugía  
Varices are common among people that must work in the standing position for long periods. Aim: To assess the prevalence of varices of the inferior limbs among hospital personnel. Material and methods: An enquiry about the presence of varices in the inferior limbs, along with demographic data an family history of varices, was applied to 366 individuals of both genders, working at a Clinical Hospital in Asuncion, Paraguay. Results: Seventy five percent of women and 25% of men had varices in the
more » ... ad varices in the inferior Rev. Chilena de Cirugía. Vol 59 -Nº 5, Octubre 2007; págs. 342-347 ARTÍCULOS DE INVESTIGACIÓN * Recibido el 25 de Abril de 2007 y aceptado para publicación el 28 de Junio de 2007.
doi:10.4067/s0718-40262007000500006 fatcat:lcfyglkip5aobgfqbj6jy34wfm