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The prevalence of refractive error and visual impairment among Filipino children aged 4-13 years at a private school.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD02181109022981
Author(s) :
Arminda A. Espenilla, Edwin Antonio U. Lim, Benjamin T. Lim, Gloriosa C. Galindez
Source Document :
Journal of the Philippine Medical Association. 2008; Vol. 87 ( 1 ) : p. 55-60 (Journal)
Abstract :
INTRODUCTION. Refractive errors and visual impairment continues to be a worldwide problem. Asymptomatic children are showing visual impairment on routine visual screening. Early detection is important to prevent vision loss. . . .
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Determination of the distribution and abundance of mosquitoes in selected geographic areas.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC920540
Author(s) :
Benjamin D. Cabrera, Francisco E. Baisas, Domingo Santiago
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 1970; Vol. 7 ( 2 ) : p. 40-55 (Journal)
Abstract :
The principal purpose of this investigation was to determine the distribution and abundance of various mosquito species for each zone and month for twelve months, with emphasis on medically important species. This included both adult mosquito collections and mosquito . . .
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Effectiveness of Nerium indicum as insecticide to the house pest Blatta orientalis (cockroaches).

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC930561
Author(s) :
Guzman RS, Ambros FA
Source Document :
7th Asian Symposium on Medicinal Plants, Spices, and Other Natural Products. (Journal)
Abstract :
Chemical control of household insect pest such as cockroaches (Blatta orientalis), is costly and hazardous to health as well as the environment. This study was conducted to determine whether the sap of adelfa (Nerium indicum Mill.) bark-extracted by boiling in water f . . .
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Chronic ulcerative colitis in Cebu City: A case report.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC890214
Author(s) :
Garcia LH, Ypil G Jr
Source Document :
Cebu Institute of Medicine Journal. June 1988; Vol. 2 ( 1 ) : p. 15-19 (Journal)
Abstract :
Chronic ulcerative colitis is an established and difficult clinical problem in the western hemisphere. It is also increasing in Japan and in India. It is, however, a rare phenomenon in the Philippines and the local literature on chronic ulcerative colitis is practical . . .
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Differential diagnosis of low back pain.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC040305
Author(s) :
Montalban, Antonio M
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Orthopaedics. December 1994; Vol. 13 ( 1 ) : p. 2-4 (Journal)
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Neonatal head circumference: Factors related to its variability.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDUP890066
Author(s) :
Aida P. Bonoan-Tamargo , Narcisa Q. Fajardo
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. January 1988; Vol. 23 ( 1 ) : p. 7-11 (Journal)
Abstract :
The anthropometric measurements of 115 term normal babies together with the head circumference of the 78 pairs of parents were taken. Birth weight, maternal head circumference, chest circumference and height have significant effect on the head circumference of the new . . .
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Alveolar soft part sarcoma in the malar area: A case report.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC050240
Author(s) :
Ana Teresa D. Licup, Christopher Malore S. Calaquian
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. ; Vol. 16 ( 2 ) : p. 107-112 (Journal)
Abstract :
A case of a 23 year old male with a slow-growing left malar mass is presented. Excision without biopsy resulted in recurrence of tumor with more aggressive features. Repeated biopsies and H & E staining were inconclusive. Definite histopathology of Alveolar Soft- . . .
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Population studies on Oncomelania quadrasi, the snail intermediate host of Schistosoma japonicum, in the Philippines. I. Distribution pattern of the snail in the field.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC910756
Author(s) :
Tanaka H, Kumada N, Banez FA, Makiya K, Santos AT Jr, Blas BL
Source Document :
Jpn J Exp Med. June 1981; Vol. 51 ( 3 ) : p. 79-85 (Journal)
Abstract :
Distribution of Oncomelania quadrasi, the snail intermediate host of Schistosoma japonicum, was studied in Leyte, Philippines for the type of distribution based upon a large number of survey data. Among four distribution models examined, three uneven distribution mode . . .
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Population studies on Oncomelania quadrasi, the snail intermediate host of Schistosoma japonicum, in the Philippines. 2. Necessary sample size for snail density survey.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC910708
Author(s) :
Kumada N, Banez EA, Makiya K, Santos AT Jr, Blas BL, Tanaka H
Source Document :
Jpn J Exp Med. December 1981; Vol. 51 ( 6 ) : p. 331-4 (Journal)
Abstract :
In order to save time and manpower for the density surveys of Oncomelania quadrasi, the snail host of Schistosoma japonicum in the Philippines, the minimal necessary sample size (q) was determined using a formula, q greater than t2/E2(1d - 1 + 1/-x). This formula is b . . .
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U.S. National Library of Medicine: PubMed/Medline
Philippine Council for Health Research and Development
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Integrating mental health into primary care for displaced populations: The experience of Mindanao, Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD10241103102990
Author(s) :
Renato Souza, Rebecca F. Grais, Tatiana Gil, Rohani T. Malaguiok, Carmen Rodriquez, Susanna  Cristofani, Yolanda  Mueller
Source Document :
Conflict and Health. 2011; Vol. 5 ( 3 ) : p. 1-7 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: For more than forty years, episodes of violence in the Mindanao conflict have recurrently led to civilian displacement. In 2008, Medecins Sans Frontieres set up a mental health program integrated into primary health care in Mindanao Region . . .
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