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Urate lowering efficacy of febuxostat versus allopurinol in hyperuricemic patients with gout.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091916361193
Author(s) :
Erika Bianca S. Villazor-Isidro, John Carlo G. Brojan, Christine Joy R. Pega-Flores, Paul V. Santos-Estrella
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. January 2014; Vol. 52 ( 1 ) : p. 1-6 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: The prescribed maximum dose of allopurinol is 300 mg/day to maintain a serum uric acid (sUA) concentration of < 6.0 mg/dl. However, increasing evidence shows that 300 mg dose is ineffective in achieving the target sUA level, limiting al . . .
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Relationship of diabetic retinopathy with ankle brachial index and microalbuminuria in type 2 diabetics.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD1410100513103
Author(s) :
Emerson Jay B. Molina, Ronald A. Yutangco, Maria Angela S. Cruz-Anacleto, Jennifer Doria-Del Castillo, Patricia J. Aguinod-Cheng
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Ophthalmology. January 2014; Vol. 39 ( 1 ) : p. 12-15 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: This study investigated the relationship of diabetic retinopathy with ankle/brachial (ABI) scores and the presence of microalbuminuria in type 2 diabetic patients.METHODS: A prospective cross-sectional study of type 2 . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development
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Efficacy of topical pilocarpine in the management of primary aqueous tear deficiency: An initial study.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD14100901473755
Author(s) :
Ma. Theresa B. Urriquia, Jose David F. Marin Jr.
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Ophthalmology. January 2014; Vol. 39 ( 1 ) : p. 6-11 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: To determine the efficacy of topical pilocarpine (0.05%) in the management of patients with primary aqueous tear deficiency (ATD).METHODS: This was a single center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinica . . .
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Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology
Philippine Council for Health Research and Development
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Mixed connective tissue disease in Filipinos - A 13-year retrospective review of 14 cases in the Philippine General Hospital.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091916242657
Author(s) :
Geraldine Z. Racaza, Ester G. Penserga
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. January 2014; Vol. 52 ( 1 ) : p. 1-7 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD) is a distinct autoimmune disease with overlapping features of different connective tissue diseases and a broad spectrum of presentation and prognosis. Our aim is to present the clinical profile of a c . . .
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In-hospital outcomes of methylprednisolone pulse therapy in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091916081296
Author(s) :
Angeline-Therese  D. Magbitang, Anna Kristina G. Rubio, Evelyn O. Salido
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. January 2014; Vol. 52 ( 1 ) : p. 1-7 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND:  Methylprednisolone  Pulse  Therapy  (MPPT)  is standard of care in the management of severe systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). This treatment, though,  is considered   a   double-edged   sword   due to its life-threatening . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Implementation and pilot data on diabetic retinopathy in a teleophthalmology program at a multispecialty primary care clinic.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD1512070519259
Author(s) :
Joanne B. Tayapad, Alfonso U. Bengzon, Sherman O. Valero, Milagros H. Arroyo, Ricardo Tobias M. Papa, Egidio Jose S. Fortuna, Jocelyn G. Erni, Myra Alisa J. Reyes, Jerry D. Cavallerano, Lloyd Paul Aiello, Paolo S. Silva
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Ophthalmology. July 2014; Vol. 39 ( 2 ) : p. 90-93 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: To report on the implementation and initial pilot data of diabetic retinopathy (DR) identified using a validated telemedicine program for DR in a multispecialty primary care clinic.METHODS: This was a retrospective, c . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Correlation between disease activity, functional capacity, and health-related quality of life of Filipinos with ankylosing spondylitis.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091915550852
Author(s) :
Marc Gregory  Y. Yu, Jill Henriett  T. Mangubat, Ester G. Penserga
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. January 2014; Vol. 52 ( 1 ) : p. 1-7 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: The study aimed to evaluate the relationships between disease activity, functional capacity,  and  health-related  quality  of  life   (HRQoL) in   Filipino   patients   with   ankylosing   spondylitis (AS).ME . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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A three-month follow up of musculoskeletal manifestions in chikungunya fever.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091815534458
Author(s) :
Anna Kristina  Gutierrez-Rubio, Angeline-Therese  D. Magbitang, Ester G. Penserga
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. January 2014; Vol. 52 ( 1 ) : p. 1-5 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is a mosquito- borne  alphavirus  of  the  family  Togaviridae  transmitted  to humans by the Aedes spp. mosquitoes, causing Chikungunya   Fever  (CHIKF).OBJECTIVE: This study aims . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Comparative study on the use of conjunctival autograft with or without mitomycin-C in pterygium surgery.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD15120708255798
Author(s) :
Archimedes L. Agahan, Pamela P. Astudillo, Romeo C. Dela Cruz
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Ophthalmology. July 2014; Vol. 39 ( 2 ) : p. 73-77 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: To compare the recurrence rate after conjunctival autograft alone versus conjunctival autograft with mitomycin-C in the treatment of primary and recurrent pterygium.METHODS: This was a prospective, randomized, interve . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Comparison of the rotational stability of different toric intraocular lens implants.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD15120702422260
Author(s) :
Kate C. Torio, Robert Edward T. Ang, Gladness Henna A. Martinez, Jocelyn Therese M. Remo
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Ophthalmology. July 2014; Vol. 39 ( 2 ) : p. 67-72 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: To compare the rotational stability and cylinder reduction of different toric intraocular lenses (IOLs).METHOD: This was a prospective, cross-sectional study of 68 eyes that had at least 0.75 diopters (D) of corneal a . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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