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“Most seagulls will not even bother to learn but the basic rules of flying: like coming and going from beach to food. For most seagulls what matters is not to fly, but to eat But to this seagull, however, what matter was not to eat, but to fly. Above anything in the world Juan Salvador Gaviota loved to fly.”
this Juan Salvador Gaviota’s quotes started the editorial of the
first issue of the Archivos de Medicina Interna in March, 1979, written
by its director Dr. Juan Carlos Bagattini, who, along with Dr. Alfredo
Alvarez Rocha, Pablo Ambrosoni, Homero Bagnulo and Raquel Ponce de
Leon, has the smart vision and the determined work to start this
publication, to which years later diverse Professors of Clinics were
added. Among those we can highlight Prof. Dr. Jorge Torres Calvete,
Director of the Medical Clinic “C” from the Facultad de
Medicina (Medical School-Udelar) who starts being in charge of the
Direction of the Magazine in 1994. It is worth mentioning that Dr.
Alfredo Alvarez Rocha, Juan Carlos Bagattini and Raquel Ponce de Leon
achieved the highest academic posts as professor in the Facultad de
Medicina (Medical School) as Professors Directors of the Medical Clinic
and that Dr. Pablo Ambrosoni as Deputy Professor of Medical Clinic, and
Dr. Homero Bagnulo is the Director of the Intensive Care Unit of the
“Maciel” Hospital (MSP) and was the Honorary President of
the National Resources Fund (MSP). The Prof. Dr. Jorge Torres Calvete
finished his academic career as Director of the Alumni School in 2006,
same year in which he also stops being Director of the Archivos de
From its origin Archivos de Medicina Interna files has tried to achieve the objectives of transmitting to the Medical Staff the knowledge generated in our community through original articles, updating different topics in monographies and gathering interesting casuistry in which the authors refer to exceptional situation that allowed to increase the clinical hip of its readers.
All the original papers accepted for publication will remain as property of the journal Archivos de Medicina Interna, and may not be reproduced either partially or fully without due prior authorization. Papers previously published or submitted to another journal at the same time will not be accepted.
Archivos de Medicina Interna has no sponsors; although the journal includes advertising, it is never presented so as to interfere with the journal’s editorial decisions, and in full compliance with the current publishing standards and regulations.
its begginings Archivos de Medicina Interna Files has organized
scientific activities along with its editorial task, inviting foreign
medical specialists and also nationals to debate abut topics of their
Archivos de Medicina Interna is indexed in the following data bases: INIS atomdix, LiLaCS (OPS-BIREME-OMS), Latindex.
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