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Role of Rosuvastatin pretreatment in preventing Contrast Induced Nephropathy in patients undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17071715153162
Author(s) :
Aira B. Beringuel
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 10 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Several studies have suggested that statin pretreatment prevents contrast- induced nephropathy (CIN) in patients who have undergone percutaneous intervention. This meta-analysis aims to study the effect of rosuvastatin in prevention of such in patients with or without . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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A Meta-Analysis on the Effect of Warfarin for Atrial Fibrillation in patients with End Stage Renal Disease on Hemodialysis: Is it really stroke preventive?.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17062311104223
Author(s) :
Michael Adrian  Mendoza, William  Chua
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 7 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND:  Warfarin has been a standard treatment for prevention of ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) based on recent guidelines. However, it has been concluded by recent studies that on End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) patien . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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Efficacy of Aldosterone Antagonist in Improving Left Ventricular Diastolic Function in Heart Failure Stage C Patients with Preserved Systolic Function: A Meta-Analysis.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17062310480236
Author(s) :
Maria Leonora Mendoza, Vivian Choa
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 6 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: The studies on the benefits of medical therapies for heart failure is limited to those with a reduced ejection fraction.  If proven that spironolactone can decrease morbidity and mortality in both classes of heart failure could potentiall . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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The Efficacy of coenzyme Q10 therapy in alleviating myopathic pain of statin induced myopathy.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17062310305795
Author(s) :
Rochelle Regina T. Cruz, Louella  Santos
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 5 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Statins are used for primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular diseases. The widespread use of statin therapy has seen the rising incidence of a known side effect, statin myopathy. This can lead to discontinuation of statins in in . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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A Meta-analysis on the use of Intravenous Nicorandil in preventing Contrast-Induced Nephropathy in patients undergoing coronary angiography or angioplasty.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17062310232848
Author(s) :
Ryan Paul P. Astudillo, Ricky Choa
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 4 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Contrast Induced Nephropathy is one of the complications of patients undergoing coronary procedures. The exact mechanism causing this type of nephropathy is not yet fully understood. Reactive oxygen radicals and renal ischemia may play a r . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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Radioactive Iodine Therapy in Hurthle Cell Thyroid Carcinoma .

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17062310022585
Author(s) :
Serhan Y. Solaiman
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 2 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
INTRODUCTION: Hurthle cell carcinoma is a rare type of thyroid cancer, related to the well-differentiated malignancies of the thyroid gland4, often considered as a subtype of follicular carcinoma. Management of Hurthle cell carcinoma remains controver . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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Predictive value of heart rate variability during tilt table test for recurrence of syncope at Cardinal Santos Medical Center: a prospective study.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17061511320648
Author(s) :
Maria Leonora Mendoza, Jonah Amora
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2016 : p. 44 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Syncope is a common cause of hospitalization among adult patients and although the prognosis of recurrent episodes is benign the quality of life of patients may be severely impaired because episodes may lead to injuries. Heart rate variabi . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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A descriptive study on obstetric anesthesia in Cardinal Santos Medical Center.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17061511331244
Author(s) :
Ryan Benedict V. Babasa, Roland Capito, Charity  M. Delovino
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 18-19 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND:  Labor pain is transmitted through lower thoracic, lumbar and sacral roots that are amenable to regional anesthesia. Approximately 60% of patients receive regional pain relief and 23% of patients undergo cesarean section in studies done b . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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A meta-analysis on the efficacy of colloid versus crystalloid infusion as prophylaxis against post-operative nausea and vomiting.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17061511292293
Author(s) :
Vanessa C. Adorador, Michael M. Mendoza
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2015 : p. 26 (Book of Abstracts)
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INTRODUCTION:  PONV is a common yet serious complication as it causes decrease patient satisfaction, prolonged hospital stay, and unanticipated hospital admissions. Prevention rather than treatment would appear to the more prudent choice, and we set out to . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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Effect of Tolvaptan in Decreasing Mortality among Hospitalized Hyponatremic Congestive Heart Failure Patients: a Meta-Analysis.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-CSMC-17062311504485
Author(s) :
Aaron James P. Tan, Ma. Angela  C. Anacleto
Source Document :
CSMC Research Abstract Compendium. 2014 : p. 8 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Heart failure (HF) is a healthcare problem affecting the entire world population. Hyponatremia, one of the complications of HF, is an independent predictor of mortality, hospitalization, and death7. Recently Tolvaptan, an oral vasopressin . . .
Physical Location :
Cardinal Santos Medical Center - Research Center
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