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Blood test to predict ectopic pregnancies.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC930634
Source Document :
Health Alert. February 1992; Vol. 8 ( 126 ) : p. 70-71 (Journal)
Health Alert. (Periodical)
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Simultaneous determination of lead, cadmium and zinc in Metro Manila air particulates by anodic stripping voltammetry .

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD050808020511
Author(s) :
S S. Castaneda
Source Document :
Government Reports Announcements & amp; Incex (GRA. 2000 ( 20 ) (Periodical)
Abstract :
Air particulate samples were collected from two monitoring stations in Metro Manila using a 'Gent' type dichotomous sampler for pollutant source apportionment studies. Samples were collected in two fractions: a fine fraction with aerodynamic diameter, d(sub p)<2.5 (mu)m and a coar . . .
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Study of man made radioactivity baseline in dietary materials.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD050708020526
Author(s) :
A Anden, L de la Paz, M V. Palattao, J Estacio
Source Document :
Government Reports Announcements & amp; Incex (GRA. 1988 ( 16 ) (Periodical)
Abstract :
This paper describes the radioactivity baseline from literature data coming from various countries where data are available. 1979-1985 were chosen as the baseline years for the following: rnilk (fresh and powdered), meat and meat products, cereals, fruits, coffee and tea, fish and vegetables. Pre- a . . .
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Some recent lab findings on Mycobacterium leprae: implications for the therapy, epidemiology and control of leprosy .

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD050208010511
Author(s) :
R S. Guinto, L M. Bechelli
Source Document :
Bulletin of the World Health Organization. July 1995; Vol. 43 ( 4 ) : p. 559-569 (Periodical)
Abstract :
It is stated that the validity of laboratory findings regarding the treatment of M. leprae infections should not be accepted before these findings are definitely confirmed by acceptable clinico-epidemiological studies in man. (Author)
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Use of a biological marker in monitoring exposures among radiation workers.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD050208120554
Author(s) :
R Dy, ML C. Cobar, M T. Yulo-Nazarea
Source Document :
Government Reports Announcements & amp; Incex (GRA. 1996 ( 2 ) (Periodical)
Abstract :
With the introduction of more modern nuclear technology in nuclear medicine, there is an increased possibility for radiation exposure among workers handling nuclear materials which calls for the autoradiographic assay of Albertini's mutation assay for hypoxanthine guanine phosphoribosyl transferase . . .
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The control of saltwater intrusion into Laguna de Bay: Socioeconomic and ecological significance .

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD050108030523
Author(s) :
A Santos-Borja
Source Document :
Lake and Reservoir Management. 1994; Vol. 10 ( 2 ) : p. 213-219 (Periodical)
Abstract :
Laguna de Bay is the largest lake in Southeast Asia. At present it is being used for fishery, irrigation, power generation, and navigation and is considered to be a source of potable water in the year 2000. The only outlet of the lake is the 24 krm Pasig River which drains into Manila Bay. When the . . .
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Occupational fatalities associated with exposure to epoxy resin paint in an underground tank Makati, Republic of the Philippines .

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD042510020442
Author(s) :
R Garcia, M M. Dayrit, E Luis, E S. Salva, B Vitasa, N B. Bautista, C N. Reodica, R R. Gavino, V Diaz, S P. Gregorio
Source Document :
Morbidity and Mortality Report. 1990; Vol. 39 ( 22 ) : p. 373-380 (Periodical)
Abstract :
This report concerns the deaths of three men who were overcome by paint fumes during the plugging of leaks and waterproofing of an underground water tank in Makati, Republic of the Philippines on October 31, 1988. The tank was 66 feet long, 19.8 feet wide and 9.9 feet tall. The tank contained about . . .
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Simian malaria in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD041608080439
Author(s) :
Benjamin D. Cabrera, Lee M. Howard
Source Document :
Science Magazine. August 1961; Vol. 134 ( 3478 ) : p. 555-556 (Periodical)
Abstract :
The first field study of simian malaria in the Philippines found that malaria occurred in 8.6 percent of the animals tested. Although based on a very limited study, this report suggests that the simian reservoir of malaria is probably of limited significance for the human population in the Philippin . . .
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Radiosensitivity of lymphocytes among Filipinos: Final report.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD041608020425
Author(s) :
E E. Poblete, FI S. Medina, C P. Aguilar, J S. Gregorio
Source Document :
Government Reports Announcements & amp; Incex (GRA. 1997 ( 15 ) (Periodical)
Abstract :
This report is about the studies on the radiosensitivity of Filipino lymphocytes to radiation that can elucidate on the potential of blood chromosomes as biological dosimeters. The objective of this study is to determine the radiosensitivity of lymphocytes among Filipinos and to establish the radiat . . .
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Prevalence of diabetes and metabolic syndrome in Filipina-American women.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD041608010402
Author(s) :
E Barrett-Connor, D Wingard, M Rosario
Source Document :
Nutrition Research Newsletter. May 2002; Vol. 21 ( 5 ) : p. 2 (Periodical)
Abstract :
Filipinos make up the largest and fastest growing Asian population in California. Unfortunately, the prevalence of diseases such as diabetes and conditions including the metabolic syndrome in Filipinos residing in the United States are unknown. Concerning evidence exists showing elevated rates of ge . . .
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