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Second-line treatment of Filipino patients with rheumatoid arthritis included in the rheumatoid arthritis database and registry (RADAR) of the Philippine General Hospital from 1996-2010 A 2011 preliminary report.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091815170614
Author(s) :
Therese Eileen B. Lladoc-Natividad, Ester G. Penserga
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. January 2014; Vol. 52 ( 1 ) : p. 1-4 (Journal)
Abstract :
INTRODUCTION: Treatment  of  rheumatoid  arthritis  (RA) has evolved over the past  20  years, aiming at  remission with the use of disease modifying drugs (DMARDs) and recently with biologic agents. Treatment  of  Filipino  patients  with . . .
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The use of intravenous gammaglobulin in dengue fever, a case report.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17011711195046
Author(s) :
David P. Ascher , Harry F. Laws, Curtis G. Hayes
Source Document :
Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. December 1989; Vol. 20 ( 4 ) : p. 549-554 (Journal)
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Procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy in pediatric patients: A systematic review.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091510124533
Author(s) :
Aina  B. Albano-Cabello, Jeff Ray  T. Francisco, Anna Lisa  T. Ong-Lim, Lorna  R. Abad
Source Document :
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines Journal. January 2016; Vol. 17 ( 1 ) : p. 2-16 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Serum procalcitonin is a useful biomarker in establishing the presence of bacterial infections and has been used in algorithms to guide antibiotic treatment among adults. Its role in pediatric infections, however, remains unclear. . . .
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Your diagnosis please: 8-year-old child with chronic ear discharge, infraorbital ulcer, and pneumonia.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091813293032
Author(s) :
Carol Stephanie  C. Tan
Source Document :
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines Journal. January 2016; Vol. 17 ( 1 ) : p. 51-56 (Journal)
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Randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy of 70% isopropyl alcohol hand rub versus standard washing for hand hygiene among healthcare workers.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091813200129
Author(s) :
Loralyn Mae  O. Lagaya-Aranas
Source Document :
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines Journal. January 2016; Vol. 17 ( 1 ) : p. 45-50 (Journal)
Abstract :
Access to handwashing areas is not as convenient as having alcohol in one's pocket or bedside.Alternatively, cleaning the hands with alcohol can save us a lot of time and effort in disinfecting our hands thus giving us more time for patient care.  If alcohol can be proven as effective as soap an . . .
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Profile of community-acquired methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft-tissue infections among children admitted at the Philippine General Hospital.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091811230659
Author(s) :
Pauline  T. Reyes-Solis, Salvacion  R. Gatchalian
Source Document :
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines Journal. January 2016; Vol. 17 ( 1 ) : p. 35-44 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: CA-MRSA infection is a global concern. It is important to determine the local prevalence of CA-MRSA skin and soft-tissue infection as this information will provide  a  more  accurate  and  rational  basis  for  empiric treatment,  . . .
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Association of clinical and laboratory parameters of patients with neonatal sepsis.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091809212831
Author(s) :
Charlene Rose H. Capili
Source Document :
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines Journal. January 2016; Vol. 17 ( 1 ) : p. 28-34 (Journal)
Abstract :
Neonatal sepsis is one of the leading causes of death among newborns, and diagnosis is a challenge to clinicians.OBJECTIVES: The  present  study  describes  and compares  the  demographic, clinical,  and  hematological  profile of  neo . . .
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The association of pre-operative hospital stay with surgical site infection among pediatric patients after a clean neurosurgical operation.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17091810072354
Author(s) :
Cleo Anne Marie  E. Dy-Pasco, Cecilia  C. Maramba-Lazarte
Source Document :
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines Journal. January 2016; Vol. 17 ( 1 ) : p. 17-27 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Surgical  site  infection (SSI) poses  a  serious  threat  in Neurosurgery. The mere presence of SSI would warrant a prompt medical and/ or surgical intervention for the outcome is very poor. This study aims to establish  whether  . . .
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Diabetes Mellitus is not only a risk factor but a cardiovascular disease.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD08261101081113
Author(s) :
Homobono B. Calleja
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2009; Vol. 47 ( 2 ) : p. 49-56 (Journal)
Abstract :
Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a chronic systemic disease characterized by disorders in metabolism of insulin, carbohydrate, fat and protein and impairment of structure and function of blood vessels; the early manifestations are metabolic and the complications result from . . .
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Efficacy of macrolides in moderate to high risk community acquired pneumonia.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC040183
Author(s) :
Tolentino, Clara, Pena, Adrian C, Adapon, Paul Cyrus S
Source Document :
The Philippine Journal of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. April 2002; Vol. 31 ( 2 ) : p. 64-69 (Journal)
Abstract :
Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) ranks 4th in all-cause morbidity and is the 3rd leading cause of mortality in the Philippines. For elderly patients and those with severe disease admitted for pneumonia, atypical pathogens like Legionella are said to be important eti . . .
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