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Ethnic and generational influences on emotional distress and risk behaviors among Chinese and Filipino American adolescents.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD110906031135
Author(s) :
Mayumi Anne Willgerodt, Elaine Adams Thompson
Source Document :
Research in Nursing and Health. August 2006; Vol. 29 ( 4 ) : p. 311-324 (Journal)
Abstract :
The purpose of this study was to explore ethnic and generational influences among Chinese, Filipino, and Euro American adolescents on emotional distress and risk behaviors. Hierarchical multiple regression analyses were conducted with 216 Chinese, 387 Filipino, and 400 Euro American adolescents from . . .
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A prospective, multicenter, open-label clinical evaluation of the effect of zoledronic acid (Zometa 4mg I.V. on pain and quality of life in breast cancer, multiple myeloma and prostate cancer patients with cancer-related bone lesions.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD101906021058
Author(s) :
Valorie F. Chan, Noemi A. Uy, Priscilla B. Caguioa, Dr. Jesus N. Sarol, Dennis M. Tudtud, Carlos Dy
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2005; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 95-101 (Journal)
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Introduction: Bone metastasis is a frequent problem occurring in cancer patients. It is the third most common organ side of metastasis after lung and liver. In about 70 percent of breast and prostate cancer, 40 percent of lung cancer and 70 percent-95 percent of multiple myeloma, bone metastasis has . . .
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The clinical, hormonal, imaging and histopathologic profile of benign adenomatous goiter with aggressive growth pattern: A case series.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD101806041046
Author(s) :
Elaine C. Payumo, Proceso Marc F. Udarbe, Leilani B. Mercado-Asis
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2005; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 79-83 (Journal)
Abstract :
Objective: To discuss the clinical, hormonal, imaging and histopathologic profile of patients with benign adenomatous goiter Study design: Case series Setting: University of Santo Tomas Summary: Adenomatous goiters are benign thyroid enlargements that can be mistaken to be malignant because of th . . .
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A challenging case of an elderly Filipino male patient with malabsorption syndrome: A discussion of the differential diagnoses.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD101806031047
Author(s) :
Atenodoro R. Ruiz Jr.
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2005; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 67-74 (Journal)
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Objectives: 1. To present a case report of a patient with a rare cause of malabsorption. 2. To review the different causes of malabsorption and to discuss the differential diagnoses in this patient. 3. To educate our internists and gastroenterologists on this rare disease entity Setting: St. Luke's . . .
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Osteoporotic hip and wrist fractures at Cebu Doctors' Hospital: A summary of treatment approach and outcome.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD101806031033
Author(s) :
Gerry H. Tan, Michael C. Roa
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2005; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 61-65 (Journal)
Abstract :
Background: Osteoporotic hip and wrist fractures are two of the leading causes of morbidity among elderly patients Objective: To determine the profile of patients admitted with hip and wrist fractures at Cebu Doctors' Hospital as to age, sex and risk factors. To determine if any intervention were g . . .
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The modified Logistic Organ Dysfunction System (LODS): A diagnostic and prognostic index for critically-ill cardiac patient.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD101806121003
Author(s) :
Eduardo Vicente S. Caguioa, Joseph Michael P. Abcede, Alvin C. Lim, Raul E. Ramboyong
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2005; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 47-51 (Journal)
Abstract :
Introduction: The development of multiple organ dysfunction is one of the leading causes of death in critically-ill cardiac patients. The Logistic Organ Dysfunction System (LODS) can be a useful predictor in the assessment of the clinical outcomes of critically ill patients with possible multiple or . . .
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Correlation of vocalization test or Single E Test (SET) and Peak Expiratory Flow Rates (PEFR) in assessing pulmonary function of adult asthmatics in acute exacerbation seen at United Doctors Medical Center(UDMC).

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD101806031008
Author(s) :
Joe Alex S. Santos, Leticia M. Yao, Patrick Magalit
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2005; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 53-56 (Journal)
Abstract :
Objectives: 1) To determine the applicability of single E test (SET) in adult asthmatics who are in acute exacerbation 2) To establish a correlation between SET and Peak Expiratory Flow Rates (PEFR) among adult asthmatics seen at UDMC-ER and 3) To utilize SET as a useful method in educating patients . . .
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