Clinica Universitaria Bolivariana offers health services with an emphasis on high and medium- complexity, and under a model of care focused on satisfying the needs and expectations of patients and their families, guaranteeing high standards of quality and safety.
Welcome to Clinica Universitaria Bolivariana; we feel very proud that you and your family have chosen us. You are very important to us and that is why we strive to provide you with high quality, scientific, human, and very safe care.
Being one of the few Accredited Institutions in Health in Colombia, the Clinica Universitaria Bolivariana is proactive in generating an exclusive space for its International Patients, seeking to strengthen its relationship with them through the information of interest. Thanks for choosing us.
La Clínica Universitaria Bolivariana ofrece servicios de salud con énfasis en alta y mediana complejidad y bajo un modelo de atención centrado en la satisfacción de las necesidades y expectativas de sus pacientes y sus familias, garantizando altos estándares de calidad y seguridad.
Bienvenidos a la Clínica Universitaria Bolivariana, nos sentimos muy orgullosos de que usted y su familia nos hayan escogido. Ustedes son muy importantes para nosotros y por eso nos esmeramos por brindarle una atención con alta calidad científica, humana y muy segura.
Si conoce la Visión de la Clínica, sabrá que su objetivo, para el 2019, es ser reconocida a nivel internacional como Hospital Universitario. Es por esta razón que la Unidad de Docencia e Investigación es fundamental para la Institución. Bienvenidos.
Siendo una de las pocas Instituciones Acreditadas en Salud en Colombia , la Clínica Universitaria Bolivariana es proactiva en generar un espacio exclusivo para sus Pacientes Internacionales, buscando fortalecer su relación con ellos a través de información de interés. Gracias por preferirnos.
Purpose of the Area
The purpose of the area of Teaching and Research at the Clinica Universitaria Bolivariana is to encourage, support, and disseminate the training and research to contribute to the dynamic management of knowledge, committing to the improvement of our health services.
Surgical Impact in the Management of Female Urinary Incontinence
Project: Surgical impact in the management of female urinary incontinence in terms of functionality and health-related quality of life in a clinic in the city of Medellín:
Researchers from the Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Unit, led by the researcher and Specialist Luis Guillermo Echavarria, and in the company of other researchers from the Public Health Research Group are conducting this investigation in which they propose to evaluate the impact of surgery with TVT or TOT suburethral sling in women diagnosed with urinary incontinence, before surgery, at three (3), six (6), and twelve (12) months after the therapeutic intervention.
Currently, the research project is in the data collection phase and, with the results obtained, it is intended to contribute to the quality of life of patients with urinary incontinence over time.
Neonatal Jaundice Screening Algorithm
Project: Neonatal jaundice screening algorithm:
Researchers from the Clinica Universitaria Bolivariana led by the professor and pediatrician Andrés Uribe, MD, together with another group of researchers from the School of Engineering of Antioquia (EIA) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), are conducting an investigation which pretends to develop a tool applicable from cell phones for the early detection of jaundice in newborns. Currently, the research project is in administrative adjustments and intellectual property agreements to start its data collection phase.
With the development of this tool, it is expected that it can be applied by physicians and parents, being useful for early detection of neonatal jaundice.
Adult patients with systemic sclerosis
Sociodemographic, clinical characterization, and evolution of adult patients with systemic sclerosis in two reference centers in rheumatology. Medellin, 2006-2016:
The teachers and researchers Miguel A. Mesa and Carlos J. Velasquez, together with a group constituted by students of the School of Medical Sciences of the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, are conducting a research in which they propose to determine the sociodemographic, clinical, paraclinical, and follow-up features of adult patients with systemic sclerosis in two rheumatology reference centers from Medellin, from 2006-2016.
This research aims to understand in depth the behavior of this disease and its main clinical characteristics in the adult population of the city of Medellin, in order to provide scientific knowledge in the management of systemic sclerosis.