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Stressors, personality types and levels of depression among selected first year college students.

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R07-CITU-17040411424881
Author(s) :
Divina Bayarcal, Zenaida Miranda, Jasmine Panoso, Jessa Toroy, Michelle A. Cellona
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This study was conducted to explore the role of personality on the . . .
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Cebu Institute of Technology University
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The percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy registry: The Philippine heart center experience a 5 year review (1999-2003).

HERDIN record number :
100731-19043009283186
Author(s) :
Daniel A. Dino, Agapito Fortuno
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Background: Percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy (PTMC) can increase mitral valve areas and reduce mitral valve gradients in selected patients with mitral stenosis. The PTMC Registry was organized in our institution to address concerns regarding current clinical and pro . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Stroke prevention in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: A meta-analysis of antithrombotic therapy.

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100731-19042910404414
Author(s) :
Dorothy P. Marcelino
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In patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation, warfarin anticoagulation is efficacious in stroke prevention. This meta-analysis aimed to clarify this benefit on prevention of ischemic stroke and vascular death against its risks of hemorrhagic stroke and major extracranial hemorrhages, and whe . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Effectiveness of spironolactone as add-on therapy in resistant hypertension: A meta analysis of randomized controlled trials.

HERDIN record number :
100731-19042909332077
Author(s) :
Katherine N. Requinta, Jessielyn E. Sia, Arvin R. Yumul
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Background: Resistant hypertension is a common clinical problem that both primary care clinicians and specialists encounter worldwide. The 7ili joint national national committee (JNC 7) defined resistant hypertension as inability to achieve a blood pressure lower than 140/90 mm Hg despite optimal . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Comparison of low and high dose angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors in congestive heart failure (A meta-analysis).

HERDIN record number :
100731-19042908441082
Author(s) :
Kenneth C. Oporto
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Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors have been proven in several major clinical trials to improve symptoms and prolong life. Yet the dosages used in these trials are oftentimes not attained in clinical practice. A meta-analysis was done to determine if low dose and high ACE inhibitors c . . .
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Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in malaria endemic areas in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD11031003115463
Author(s) :
Crispin  P. Echiverri, Myrna R. Acacio , Dr. Nelia P. Salazar, Andres S. Cubacub , Marietta C. Baccay , Adoracion Z. Reyes , Fermin A. Talao , Nelia P. Salazar
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Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PD) deficiency, a hereditary biochemical defect of erythrocytes, was detected among residents of malaria endemic areas on the big island of Luzon, Republic of the Philippines. A total of 774 individuals were examined, 1.5 to 68 y . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Accuracy of risk calculator predicting postoperative respiratory failure and prolonged mechanical ventilation after a cardiothoracic surgery in the Philippine heart center.

HERDIN record number :
100731-1904221144530
Author(s) :
Gladys Judynil B. Daba, Ma. Encarnita Blanco-Limpin, Aileen G. Banzon
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BACKGROUND: Postoperative Respiratory Failure (PRF) is among the most common postoperative pulmonary complications.2 It's usually defined as failure to wean from mechanical ventilation within 48 hours of surgery or in some studies reaching to 7 days or when there is un . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Factors Influencing Outcome among Elderly Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome.

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100731-19042211344978
Author(s) :
Theo Jay T. Santy, Ma. Consolacion Dolor-Torres
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INTRODUCTION: Elderly patients are a challenging group of individuals in terms of diagnosis and management. Despite these challenges in the management of the elderly patients, they are usually excluded in researches or are poorly represented in major clinical trials. The study ai . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Gender differences in primary percutaneous coronary intervention outcomes in the Philippine Heart Center.

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100731-19042211272878
Author(s) :
Carlo Dominick L. Pangwi, Ma. Consolacion Dolor-Torres
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Background: Though it is known that there are differences between male and female STEMI patients on their incidence, age, clinical presentation and mortality, little is known if there are any differences post primary percutaneous coronary intervention in terms of clinical outcome . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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A rare case of primary anterior mediastinal volk sac tumor.

HERDIN record number :
100731-19042211211899
Author(s) :
Cristia Maysol T. Maderazo-Morales, Fernando G. Ayuyao
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Mediastinal Germ cell tumors are extragonadal germ cell tumors (EGGCTs) commonly seen in children and young adults. Other extragonadal sites that has been detected includes  the presacral area, the face, uvula, and the pineal gland. Yolk sac tumor (endodermal sinus tumor) is a subtype of germ ce . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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