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Industrial hygiene and occupational health monitoring of manufacturing industries employing female workers in an export zone in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD12090712152526
Author(s) :
Jinky Leilani D. Lu, Josefina G. Tayag
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. January 2000; Vol. 36 ( 1&2 ) : p. 1-7 (Journal)
Abstract :
In the Philippines, the creation of export zones all over the country has created more employment for the Filipino people. There are reports however of injuries and illnesses common at the workplace due to exposure to certain occupational hazards. It is in this light . . .
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Profile of the University of the Philippines Manila (UPM) employees at risk for osteoporosis.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC030434
Author(s) :
Jose Alvin P. Mojica
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. July 2000; Vol. 36 ( 3 & 4 ) : p. 52-54 (Journal)
Abstract :
Eighty-three (83) UP Manila employees, 63 females and 20 males, aged 60 years old and above (mean +/- SD: 61.9 +/- 2.8), participated in this study. A greater percentage of males (35 percent) has osteoporosis compared to the females (28 percent). The presence of osteo . . .
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Development of a system for a school-based water iodination.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC030435
Author(s) :
Grace B. Yu, Ma Anna Rita M. Ramirez, Ma Regina A. Pedro, Paulita L. Duazo, Felicitas F. Bacos
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. July 2000; Vol. 36 ( 3 & 4 ) : p. 55-64 (Journal)
Abstract :
A system of adding potassium iodate solution (KIO3) in water was developed as an alternative to salt iodization in the control and prevention of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) among at risk schoolchildren. Daily iodinated water was provided by trained teachers and schoolchildren to Grade 3 to 5 p . . .
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Comparison of four different configurations of the cobra fixator: A biochemical study.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC030432
Author(s) :
Liberato Antonio  Leagogo Jr, Juan Antonio Maximi R. Escano
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. July 2000; Vol. 36 ( # & 4 ) : p. 42-47 (Journal)
Abstract :
Background: Distal radial fractures are among the most common orthopedic injuries. An unacceptable reduction results infunctional loss for the extremity and this is the reason why much attention has been put in the treatment of distal radial fractures. The Cobra external fixator has increasingly bee . . .
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Phacoemulsification combined with mitomycin-C trabeculectomy: A comparison of single-with separate-site technique.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC030431
Author(s) :
Lawrence S. Tinio, Manuel B. Agulto
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. July 2000; Vol. 36 ( 3 & 4 ) : p. 35-41 (Journal)
Abstract :
Visually significant cataracts commonly occur in glaucomatous eyes which require a sequential or single-sitting combined cataract extraction and glaucoma-filtering surgery. The advent of small-incision phacoemulsification surgery has improved the survival of the filter by reducing fibrosis as compar . . .
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Evaluation of the serologic test cobas core anti-h.pylori EIA in the diagnosis of helicobacter pylori infection.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD12052814133464
Author(s) :
Venancio I. Gloria, Ma. Lourdes O. Daez , Arnold Fernandez, Andrew  d. Dimacali
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. January 2000; Vol. 36 ( 1 & 2 ) : p. 27-33 (Journal)
Abstract :
Objective: to determine the validity of the Cobas Core Anti-H. pylori EIA serologic test in the diagnosis of helicobacter pylori infection in an independent and blind comparison with histology of gastric antrum biopsy specimens as the gold standar. Design: Cross-sectional standard criterion study. S . . .
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The relationship between occupational hazards and certain illnesses among female workers employed by manufacturing companies at a special economic zone.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD12090712491688
Author(s) :
Jinky Leilani D. Lu
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. January 2000; Vol. 36 ( 1&2 ) : p. 8-14 (Journal)
Abstract :
This is a study that looked into the occupational health and safety compliance of 10 industries at an economic zone in the country. Walk-through surveys, industrial hygiene measurements and questionnaires were used to gather data from 235 respondents. The results of the study showed that the most pr . . .
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Results of treatment after gastric "pull-up" after pharyngolaryngoesophagectomy (PLO) for advanced cancer of the upper aerodigestive tract.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC030433
Author(s) :
Arturo Dela Pena
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. July 2000; Vol. 36 ( 3 & 4 ) : p. 48-51 (Journal)
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Diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay utilizing a 30,000-dalton native antigen of mycobacterium tuberculosis.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD12052813342798
Author(s) :
Jaime C. Montoya
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. January 2000; Vol. 36 ( 1 & 2 ) : p. 22-26 (Journal)
Abstract :
An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) was estimated for the detection of lgG antibody in human cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from patients with tuberculous meningitis to the 30,000-Da native antigen of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The test was done on patients with bacteriologically confirmed and . . .
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