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Validity of the new six-component clinical prediction score for the diagnosis of lower limb deep vein thrombosis at the Philippine Heart Center.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHC-17032811261362
Author(s) :
Marife Theresa S. Quiblat-Abrena
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. July 2006; Vol. 12 : p. 16-18 (Journal)
Abstract :
Background: Signs and symptoms of suspected deep venous thrombosis may be nonspecific, hence it lacks sensitivity and specificity. Doppler ultrasonography is used as a non-invasive test to diagnose deep venous thrombosis. A foreign study was done using a simple clinical model whi . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Association of snoring, obesity and daytime sleepness with severity of sleep-disordered breathing.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHC-17032814253149
Author(s) :
Maria Monica R. Mendoza, Joseph Hope G. Cal, Bernice Ong-Dela Cruz, Aileen V. Guzman-Banzon, Ma. Encarnita B. Limpin, Lily Y. Lao, Fernando G. Ayuyao, Teresita S. de Guia
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. July 2006; Vol. 12 : p. 40-47 (Journal)
Abstract :
Materials and Methods: A cross-sectional study of previous records of polysomnography, Epworth Sleepiness Scale and Sleep Questionnaires at Philippine Heart Center Sleep Clinic from November 2002  to June 2006. Fischer's exact test and Chi-square test of association analysis wer . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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Development of a patient satisfaction tool for tertiary hospitals in the Philippines: The Filipino patients-based approach.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD1702091541049
Author(s) :
Paula Maria N. Pagkatipunan
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 49-61 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVES. The study aimed to develop a pre-tested tool through a Filipino patient-based approach that incorporated identified factors associated with patient satisfaction in Tertiary DOH Hospitals in the Philippines.                 . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development
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Osteogenesis imperfecta type V: A repost of two Filipino families and review of literature.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16080113432777
Author(s) :
Melissa Mae P. Baluyot, Barbra Charina V. Cavan, Maria Melanie Liberty B. Alcausin
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 74-79 (Journal)
Abstract :
Osteogenesis imperfecta (Ol) type V is distinct Ol phenotype that has recently been described. Patients with this phenotype present characteristically with interosseous membrane calcification and hyperplastic callus formation. We present the clinical and radiographic . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Serologic characterization of Leptospira among rats trapped in selected public markets in Iloilo City, Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16080113162587
Author(s) :
Pia Regina Fatima C. Zamora, Nina G. Gloriani
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 69-73 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVES: Rats have been identified as primary sources of leptospires in the environment. This study aimed to characterize Leptospira species circulating among rats found in public markets in Iloilo City, Philippines.           . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Bechmarking anesthesia-controlled times at a tertiary general hospital in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16080111181321
Author(s) :
Particia Lorna O. Cruz, Emmanuel S. Prudente, Marie Carmela M. Lapitan
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 62-68 (Journal)
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The need to measure and improve quality in the health care management setting necessitates the development of performance standards. The drive for operating room (OR) efficiency has led administrators to investigate the anesthesia-controlled times (ACTs), which are th . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Validation of salivary cortisol among Filipino adults suspected with Cushing's syndrome.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16072814123231
Author(s) :
Tom Edward N. Lo, Queenie G. Ngalob, Margarita Victoria Holgado-Galicia, Frances Lina Lantion-Ang
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 45-48 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Cushing's syndrome is a state of hypercortisolism manifesting non-specific clinical; features where its diagnosis entails biochemical confirmation of cortisol excess. this study aims to validate the efficacy of midnight salivary cortisol a . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Occurrence and antimicrobial resistance of pathogenic vibrios isolated from green mussel, Perna viridis L. 1758 in Bacoor Bay, Cavite, Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16072813360951
Author(s) :
Norbel A. Tabo, Vivian B. Ramirez, Hazel Anne L. Tabo, Nina G. Gloriani
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 39-44 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVES: To determine the occurrence and antimicrobial resistance of pathogenic vibrios from green mussel, Perna viridis in bacoor bay cavite. METHODS: Vibrios were isolated using TCBS agar and . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Prevalent congenital anomalies and metabolic disorders among live-born neonates in hospitals in General Santos City, Philippines (2009-2012).

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16072810331697
Author(s) :
Florence L. Zapico, Adrian T. Penaflorida, Catherine Hazel M. Aguilar, Eillen Gay I. Palarpalar
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Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 34-38 (Journal)
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OBJECTIVES: Birth defects are among the leading causes of infant mortality and morbidity in the Philippines. While affected infants make up a sizable portion of live births in General Santos City (GSC), no information is available about their actual n . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Cutaneous Drug Reactions in a tertiary government hospital in the Philippines 2009-2011.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16072211414539
Author(s) :
Carmela Augusta F. Dayrit, Clarita C. Maaño, Michael Lawrenz F. Co
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. October 2015; Vol. 49 ( 4 ) : p. 28-33 (Journal)
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OBJECTIVES: To determine the frequency of cutaneous drug reactions (CDRs), thier associated drugs, and morphological presentation min the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) from 2009 to 2011 and to identify new or uncommon drugs causing CDRs. . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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