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Tuberculous Aortitis with Aortic Dissection and Dilatation due to Tuberculosis induced inflammation of the Vasa Vasorum: a case report.

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NCR-PHC-17050811431572
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Granulomas are non-specific findings in histopathology. While there are other more common aortic vasculitides presenting with granulomas, tuberculosis is an important differential in countries where tuberculosis is endemic. Tuberculous (TB) aortitis should be ruled ou . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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An assessment of the quality of health care delivery in the geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD14112503030147
Author(s) :
Sabino G. Padilla Jr., Leonardo R. Estacio Jr., Laurie S. Ramiro, Rolando G. Talampas, Maria Teresa B. Guia-Padilla
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The study's objectives were: (1) To review extent of implementation of Department of health (DOH) programs/projects in GIDAs (Geographically Isolated and Disadvantaged Areas); (2) To determine the quality of health services (preventive and curative) provided in the GI . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Willingness to pay for health insurance among the poor and informal sector population: A systematic review.

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PCHRD13120209444214
Author(s) :
Noel R. Juban, MD Marissa M. Alejandria, Melissa Kaori S. Litao, Jr. R. Galera
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The National Health Insurance Program is a government-offered health insurance scheme that aims for universal coverage of the Filipino people especially the disadvantaged groups. The unstable employment and irregular earnings of informal sector workers pose challenges . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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The Accuracy of the EuroSCORE in the prediction of 30 day mortality in adult Coronary Artery Bypass Graft patients at the Philippine Heart Center.

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NCR-PHC-16052416071420
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Background: . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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The management of pregnant patients with Herpes simplex virus II or papillomavirus infections: Probable outcomes and costs.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD08161110081848
Author(s) :
Tessa T. Torres
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The study reviewed the issues in the management of pregnant patients with either human papilloma virus (HPV) or herpes simplex virus (HSV-2) infections. Foreign literature were critically appraised and local data for the HSV study were generated through patient interv . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Acute myeloid leukemia as cholestatic jaundice in a 31 year old male in the Philippines: A case report.

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NCR-TMC-16071415015056
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Background: Jaundice is a sledom seen as the initial manifestation of acute myeloid leukemia. When it does, prompt recognition and treatment are necessary because prognosis quickly worsens once hepatic failure occurs. Case: A 31 ye . . .
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Community acquired MRSA presenting as pneumonia developing septic cavernous sinus thrombosis: A case study.

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NCR-TMC-16071414424617
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Background: Community acquired MRSA pneumonia complicated by MRSA bacteremia induce cavernus sinus thrombosis. Design: case report Setting: Intensive Care Unit in a private tertiary hospital Patient: We present a case of a 54-year old female, previously healthy who worked . . .
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The Medical City - Research Office
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Fever and chemotheraphy-induced Neutropenia among admitted patients at The Medical City: A closer look.

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NCR-TMC-16071413435423
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Febrile neutropenia is associated with significant morbidity and mortality risks and also additional health care costs in cancer patients. Guidelines in management of febrile neutropenia are available but this should be adapted according to conditions of local practic . . .
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Epidurial anaglesia and intrapartum maternal fever: A cross-sectional study.

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NCR-TMC-1606220839172
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Design: Cross-sectional study Setting: Tertiary Hospital Main Outcome Measure(s): Development of intrapartum maternal fever (≥38.0°C) Data Analysis: Term parturients 20-34 years of age receiving continuous epidurial ane . . .
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The Medical City - Research Office
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Magnetic resonance imaging determination of variations of the Conus Medullaris position among adult Filipino patients in The Medical City fom June - September 2011: Influence of age and gender.

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NCR-TMC-16062314433993
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Materials and Methods: A database research of all adult Filipinos, aged 18-60 who underwent MRI of the lumbosacral spine from the period of June - September 2011 was conducted. Patients with scoliosis, traumatic spinal injury or anomalies and lesions, obvious vertebral fractures and deformities b . . .
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The Medical City - Research Office
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