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The effect of ionizing radiation on the nutritional value of fresh Philippine fish.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912406
Author(s) :
Bautista MEV
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Abstract :
Nutritional quality studies of fresh roundscad (galonggong) and fresh fimbriated herring "tunsoy" have shown that exposure to 0.3 rad gamma radiation for 58.6 minutes and subsequent refrigeration at 0xC - 5xC did not affect the nutritional adequacy of the moisture, fat, ash, protein and mi . . .
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Wholesomeness test of irradiated foods.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912408
Author(s) :
Santos VF, Mercado CC, Gonzales JM, Clarin EG
Source Document :
GIA Letters. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Protection of public health demands convincing evidence that irradiated foods would cause no adverse effects on those who eat them. Wholesomeness test, is therefore, performed in foods preserved by irradiation, animal feeding test and sensory evaluation of irradiated bananas and mangoes were conduct . . .
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Assessment of tritium body-burden in radiation workers by urinalysis.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912412
Author(s) :
Garcia TY, Juan NB
Source Document :
Philipp Nucl J. (Journal)
Abstract :
The content of tritium in the human body may be estimated through the analysis of urine. Urine samples were collected from radiation workers in the Philippine Atomic Energy Commission. The samples were discolorized with activated charcoal and counted using the liquid scintillation counting system. U . . .
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Local experience on radionuclide myocardial imaging in the Philippine Heart Center for Asia.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912419
Author(s) :
Villacorta EV
Source Document :
Proc Radioisotopes and the Common Man. (Proceedings)
Abstract :
The Nuclear Medicine Department of the Philippine Heart Center for Asia has introduced the detection of coronary heart disease through myocardial perfusion imaging. The cardiovascular procedures are availed of free-of-charge to registered PHCA patients excepting for the costly TI-201 imaging. In sum . . .
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Nuclear medicine in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912420
Author(s) :
Villadolid L
Source Document :
Atomedia Philipp. (Journal)
Abstract :
This article traces the development and growth of nuclear medicine in the Philippines, from the establishment of the first radioisotope laboratory at the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) in 1955 to the present well equiped nuclear medical facilities of 20 hospitals all over the country. The most ex . . .
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Detection of metastatic thyroid carcinoma through whole body counting.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912421
Author(s) :
de la Cruz B, Pascacio FM, Novenario HS
Source Document :
Nuclear Energy in the Philippines: An Abstract Bib. (Technical Report)
Abstract :
Whole body counters are not only used in measuring radioactivity in the body for radiation protection purposes but also in measurement of iron absorption, body potassium and cesium, chronic blood loss, and also in the determination of the effectiveness of surgery, thyroid hormone and radioactive iod . . .
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Observations of the radioisotopic studies and radioiodine treatment of thyroid cancer.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912422
Author(s) :
Soriano EF, Sta Ana RV, Felizardo FO, Nonato TC
Source Document :
Nuclear Energy in the Philippines: An Abstract Bib. (Special Collection)
Abstract :
This is a retrospective study of 6267 patients who underwent thyroid function tests in the Radioisotope Laboratory of the Rizal Provincial Hospital. Most of the thyroid patients included in the study had the following examinations: 1) chemical PBI, 2) thyroid uptake examination, 3) routine thyroid s . . .
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Plasma profile in normal hypertensive Filipinos.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912423
Author(s) :
Torres Jr J, Abundo H, Guevarra R, Perez AP
Source Document :
Nuclear Energy in the Philippines: An Abstract Bib. (Technical Report)
Abstract :
To establish a baseline profile of plasma renin activity in normotensive and hypertensive Filipinos, 1010 cases 479 male and 540 female with an age range of 14-89 years (mean 46 +-20) were studied at the Santo Tomas University Hospital. Of various life types from Metro Manila Areas, 248 comprised th . . .
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Preliminary experience with radionuclide perfusion study using TcMAA as integral part of coronary study.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912424
Author(s) :
Soto R, Guzman SV, Monzon OP, Villacorta EV, Garayblas E
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. (Journal)
Abstract :
Commercial preparation of micro aggregates of albumin of 10-20 micron size, labelled with 99m Technetium (99mTc) was injected directly into the coronary arteries of 15 patients at the time coronary arteriography. Dose per coronary artery injection does not exceed 0.5 mg of albumin and 1.5 mCi of 99n . . .
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Technical assurance in nuclear medicine.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDHE912425
Author(s) :
Ambro P
Source Document :
Philipp Atomic Bull. (Journal)
Abstract :
Quality assurance is the application of a series of quality control tests, performed to verify that each stage of a clinical procedure is of highest quality. Quality control should be applied to the following areas: 1) procedure request forms, 2) patients scheduling, 3) radioactive agent preparation . . .
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