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An assessment of health reform status in Leyte, Southern Leyte, Oriental Mindoro and Occidental Mindoro using the indicators from the local government unit scorecard: A cross-sectional study.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD15021801171187
Author(s) :
Justine Joyce L. Alim, Jose Lorenzo B. Angeles, Pia Cerise V. Creencia, Arnel Christian K. Dy, Raymond Joseph Y. Escalona, John Q. Wong
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Lack of quality baseline health data hampers accurate health reform progress assessment in local units, causing delays on policy and program formulation. This research aimed to provide DOH with baseline description of local health systems of four Philippine provinces, . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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A KAP survey on medicine use for common ailments among grade 6 Filipino students.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD08151103082313
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A survey of grade 1 school children in selected schools in the City of Manila was conducted to determine their current level of knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding medicine and their use for common health problems. A total of 603 pupils (PuS=481 and PrS=122) . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Recurrent pnuemothorax in a patient with a rare case of sporadic lymphangioleiomyomatosis.

HERDIN record number :
100731-19121008355558
Author(s) :
Karen Anne G. Bispo
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Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) is a rare progressive cystic lung disease of uncertain etiology that affects young women. It appears to involve one of the most bizarre pathogenic mechanisms in human disease: the metastasis of histologically benign cells. Pneumothorax is one of the complications an . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Total anomalous pulmonary venous return in pediatrics: a case series.

HERDIN record number :
100731-19121008051219
Author(s) :
Sheryll Dell  C. Reyes
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Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC) is a very uncommon cyanotic anomaly comprising1% of all congenital heart diseases. Since pulmonary veins drain into the systemic venous circulation, TAPVC is incompatible with life unless a communication between the right and left sides of the h . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Coronary artery fistula associated with mitral valve regurgitation in a young symptomatic patient: a case report.

HERDIN record number :
100731-19121007465126
Author(s) :
Jenny-Lynn  V. Juhuri
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Congenital coronary artery fistulas are rare cardiac defects. A fistula associated with other cardiac anomalies, like valvular heart disease, is an extremely rare condition. We report a young symptomatic patient who presented with a continuous murmur heard along second right intercostal space and . . .
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A comparative study on the antimicrobial effects of a locally formulated mouthwash using a randomized double blind cross over design.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD08161110083034
Author(s) :
Melinda Jean Chan, Xenia Velmonte
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This study has demonstrated that there are herbal agents with antibacterial activity. Streptococci, was effectively killed by most of the plants tested. Using the tube dilution method, akapulko and yerba buena displayed inhibitory action against alpha hemolytic Strept . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Antibacterial effects of guava and ginger plants against dental pathogens:In vitro and in-vivo.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD08171109084126
Author(s) :
Irene Grace  A. Porter
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Sensitivity tests of the guava leaves decoction showed a 50.0% reduction in the bacterial colony counts isolated from patients who underwent root canal therapy. For the ginger extract, all the cases positive for bacterial growth showed significant reduction in bacteri . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Clinical screening and validation studies of medicinal plant products used in traditional folk medicine in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD08161106082777
Author(s) :
Nelia C. Maramba
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GENERAL OBJECTIVES: To validate claimed and safety of identified medicinal plant preparations through the conduct of scientific and ethical trials among volunteer subjects with close adherence to the WHO Good Clinical Practice Guidelines. . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Food and nutrition management during disasters: An ethnographic profile.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD08161102082267
Author(s) :
Catherine Q. Castañeda
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The study was designed to conduct an inventory of existing disaster management program for both natural and man-made disaster situations nationwide. It also documented the food behavior of evacuees, their perceptions, and the actual implementation of a disaster manage . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Prevalence of bacteriologically confirmed pulmonary tuberculosis among prisoners and jail officers in selected prisons in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD03021103034127
Author(s) :
M.P. Borja, L.L Mortera, W.A. Palasi, J.P. Benedicto, E.V. Cadena
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INTRODUCTION: According to WHO, approximately 1.3 million people died of tuberculosis (TB) in 2008 with the highest number of deaths (34%) occurring in the South East-Asia. (World health Organization, 2010) In the Philippines, it is estimated that an . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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