Revista Clínica Española (English Edition) Revista Clínica Española (English Edition)
Current number
August - September 2017
Vol. 217. Num. 6.
Pages 309-380

Revista Clínica Española published its first issue in 1940 and is the body of expression of the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine (SEMI).

The journal fully endorses the goals of updating knowledge and facilitating the acquisition of key developments in internal medicine applied to clinical practice. Revista Clínica Española is subject to a thorough double blind review of the received articles written in Spanish or English. Nine issues are published each year, including mostly originals, reviews and consensus documents.

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Vol. 217. Num. 6. August - September 2017 Pages 309-380
This is the last issue available in English language
Original Articles
Characteristics and temporal pattern of readmissions of patients with atrial fibrillation hospitalized in medical departments
I. Iñiguez Vázquez, R. Monte Secades, M. Matesanz Fernández, E.M. Romay Lema, D. Rubal Bran, E. Casariego Vales
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:309-14
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Brief Original
Use and dependence on opioid drugs in the Spanish population with chronic pain: Prevalence and differences according to sex
A. Coloma-Carmona, J.L. Carballo, J. Rodríguez-Marín, A. Pérez-Carbonell
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:315-9
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Diagnostic value of a simplified Pfeiffer questionnaire for polypathological patients
M. Bernabeu-Wittel, D. Nieto Martín, L. Moreno-Gaviño, M. Ollero-Baturone
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:320-4
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Special Article
Why teaching empathy is important for the medical degree
N. Díez-Goñi, M.C. Rodríguez-Díez
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:332-5
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Persistent benign pleural effusion
J.M. Porcel
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:336-41
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Update on the risk stratification of acute symptomatic pulmonary thromboembolism
A. Maestre Peiró, A. Gonzálvez Gasch, M. Monreal Bosch
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:342-50
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Symposium. Polypathology
Care models for polypathological patients
A. Fernández Moyano, J.M. Machín Lázaro, M.D. Martín Escalante, M.B. Aller Hernandez, I. Vallejo Maroto
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:351-8
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Pros and cons
Anticoagulant therapy duration. In favor of short-term courses
J.A. Nieto Rodríguez, J.C. Ramírez Luna
Rev Clin Esp 2017;217:365-9
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