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Andrea Cartín Saborío

Andrea Cartín Saborío

Palliative Care Medicine in Adults
Patient Demographics: Adult, Eldery

"Palliative Medicine has proven its benefits in the treatment of various diseases, many of which are associate by physical, cognitive, emotional, spiritual and family downturn.
An integral approach is offered either in the doctor's office or at the patient's home in order to optimize the quality of life."

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  • Hospital Metropolitano, LindoraPozos, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica
    300 meters north from Pozos Catholic Church, Santa Ana, San Jose
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    10/27/20
    Wed
    10/28/20
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    10/29/20
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    10/30/20
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    10/31/20
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    11/01/20
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    11/02/20

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Procedures (1)

Consultation

Medical conditions (3)

Terminal illness
AIDS
Chronic kidney disease

General Info

About me

Services: Medical consultation, home visits, family sessions and procedures (paracentesis, thoracentesis, infusion pumps, etc.)

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Palliative Medicine. Universidad de Costa Rica - CENDEISSS. May 2010 - April 2013
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad de Iberoamerica (UNIBE). December 2007
Courses
  • Course of University Teaching and Didactics - Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica

    2016

  • Basic RCP Course

    2014

  • Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium - ASCO

    2014

  • II Palliative Medicine Symposium: Management of Neurodegenerative Diseases - ASOPALLIUM

    2014

  • Basic Ultradound Guided Regional Analgesia, USABCD - Universidad de Iberoamerica

    2013

  • I Symposium of Palliative Medicine: Chronic Diseases - ASOPALLIUM

    2013

  • II International Symposium on Palliative Care and Pain - Universidad Santa Paula. San José, Costa Rica.

    2011

  • Fundamentals of Mechanical Ventilation for Resident Doctors - Universidad de Iberoamérica. San José, Costa Rica

    2011

  • Basic Mechanical Ventilation Course - Asociación Costarricense de Cirugía de Tórax y Neumología

    2011

  • II International Bodily Damage Valuation Course and I Traffic Accidents Course

    2010

  • I Jornada de Actualización en Dolor - Asociación Costarricense de Medicina Paliativa y Medicina del Dolor

    2009

Trainings
  • Hospital Rotation

    External chair of Pain Internship - Fundación Grünenthal, Universidad de Cádiz. Hospital Puertas del Mar.

  • Health Management Degree

    Basic Ultradound Guided Regional Analgesia - USABCD

  • Internship

    Palliative Medicine and Rehabilitation - MD Anderson Cancer Center

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED9592 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Awards
  • 2012 Schoolarship Beca Cátedra Externa del Dolor Universidad de Cádiz – Fundación Grünenthal, Hospital Puertas del Mar. España
Positions
  • Honor Graduate of Medical Specialties Program - Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica
  • Palliative Medicine Professor of Graduate Studies System - Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica
  • Ad-Honorem Professor, II Internal Medicine Course - Medicine Facutly, Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica.
  • Pathophysiology Course Professor - Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica
Publications
  • Cartín A. Medicina Paliativa: Mejorando la calidad de vida .Vida Saludable, Hospital Hotel La Católica. p. 36-37. Mayo – Junio 2014
  • Cartín A. Ferrandino M. Fox B. Manejo Analgésico en una paciente Embarazada con Dolor - Revista Centroamericana de Medicina Paliativa y Tratamiento del Dolor. 1(1) : p. 10 -13 Enero 2013.
  • Gamboa M. Cartín A. El médico como paciente: Intervención de Medicina Paliativa en Cáncer Gástrico Avanzado, reporte de caso. Analgesis: Febrero 2014