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Comparison of body mass index, waist-to-hip ratio and waist-to-height ratio as predictor of the severity of coronary artery disease based on gensini scoring system on coronary angiography.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113017285581
Author(s) :
Kathy Lou B. Tomandao, Edwin K. Tiempo
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. January 2015; Vol. 43 ( 1 ) : p. 43-47 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to determine the correlation of body mass index (BMI), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) with the severity of coronary artery disease (CAD) based on the Gensini scoring system on coronary angiography . . .
Physical Location :
Philippine Heart Association
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Comparison of the clinical outcomes and costs between transcatheter device occlusion and surgical closure for the treatment of isolated ventricular septal defect.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113017171252
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. January 2015; Vol. 43 ( 1 ) : p. 37-42 (Journal)
Abstract :
INTRODUCTION: The most common congenital heart disease (CHD) in childhood is ventricular septal defect (VSD), and the standard mode of treatment for defects that need correction is surgical closure under cardiopulmonary bypass. Advancements in technol . . .
Physical Location :
Philippine Heart Association
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The neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio predicts mortality in acute coronary syndrome (NLR-ACS): A meta-analysis.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113017084053
Author(s) :
Edgar Wilson G. Timbol, John Daniel A. Ramos, Jaime Alfonso M. Aherrera, Lowe L. Chiong, Felix Eduardo R. Punzalan
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. July 2015; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 90-97 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: The neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is a recently described biomarker of inflammation that is an independent predictor of death and myocardial infarction. It integrates two leukocyte subtype counts with opposing actions in terms of va . . .
Physical Location :
Philippine Heart Association
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Chronic constrictive pericarditis the experience in the Philippine Heart Center and the Philippine General Hospital.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-1811301655369
Author(s) :
Raul D. Jara, Thessie Minelli O. Valdez, Jesse Jane R. Roque
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. January 2015; Vol. 43 ( 1 ) : p. 31-36 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Chronic constrictive pericarditis (CCP) in developing countries is usually due to tuberculous pericarditis. This study aims to determine the patient profile, clinical presentations, different diagnostic tests, procedures and outcomes of CC . . .
Physical Location :
Philippine Heart Association
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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with absent major septal perforator coronary artery successfully treated with dual-chamber pacing as an alternate strategy to septal reduction therapy: A case report.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113014155773
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. June 2015; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 56-61 (Journal)
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ABSTRACT: The most important hemodynamic consequence of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) obstruction. Its primary management is surgical myectomy, but an alternative treatment is alcohol septal ablation (ASA). . . .
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Spontaneous echo contrast is associated with increased risk for cardioembolic events: A meta-analysis.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113016430263
Author(s) :
John Daniel A. Ramos, Jaime Alfonso M. Aherrera, Lowe L. Chiong, Edgar Wilson G. Timbol, Felix Eduardo R. Punzalan
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. July 2015; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 83-89 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Spontaneous echo contrast (SEC) is a swirling smoke-like image seen inside the heart chambers or in the aorta on two-dimensional echocardiogram. It is theorized to be due to reduced blood flow, or stasis, and is considered a pre-thromboti . . .
Physical Location :
Philippine Heart Association
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Prevalence of elevated heart rate among the Philippine lifecare cohort (LIFT-LIFECARE study).

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113016173312
Author(s) :
Willbert Allan G. Gumatay, Rody G. Sy, Olivia  T. Sison, Elmer Jasper B. Llanes, Paul Ferdinand M. Reganit, Nina  Castillo-Carandang, Felix Eduardo R. Punzlan, Felicidad V. Velandria
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. January 2015; Vol. 43 ( 1 ) : p. 23-30 (Journal)
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OBJECTIVE: The study aimed to describe the resting heart rate of the LIFECARE Philippine Cohort and its relation to socio-demographic factors and traditional cardiovascular risk factors. METHODOLOGY: . . .
Physical Location :
Philippine Heart Association
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The filipino cardiopulmonary resuscitation outcomes study (Filipino CPR 2015) among adult cardiac arrest patients in tertiary hospitals in the Philippines: A prospective study.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113016030640
Author(s) :
Jerelyn Adviento, Orlando Bugarin, Ma. Kristine Joy S. Calvario, Alex Junia, Francis Lavapie, Maria Luz Joanna Soria, Regidor Encabo, Vinhcent Sandoval, Rochelle Cruz, Alvin Dela Cruz, Ivan Valdez, Kathleen Cala, Arnee Anico-Tondo, Banisadar Mukaram, Cecile Jaca, Aileen Lomarda Catapang, Neil Salces, Ciara Lesaca, Gina Ogaco, Nina Noreen Diansuy, Joseph Marc Seguban, Marylis E. Javier, Nelson Acorda, Sharon Dispo, Lotlot Awil, Albert Hans Bautista, Ma. Magdalena Avelino, Jeannica Kriselle Lerios, Nestor Lino Bagsit, Don Robespierre Reyes, Franco Onswald C. Rubrica, Walid A. Amil, Abdeltazer Mohammad
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Philippine Journal of Cardiology. July 2015; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 75-82 (Journal)
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ABSTRACT: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) saves lives, but proper techniques must be taught and practiced. Outcomes have to be assessed to improve patient survival.  METHODS: This is an obser . . .
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Philippine Heart Association
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A retrospective cohort study to evaluate the use of paracetamol compared to ibuprofen in the medical closure of patent ductus arteriosus among preterm infants in a private tertiary hospital.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113015270957
Author(s) :
Maria Ronella T. Francisco
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. January 2015; Vol. 43 ( 1 ) : p. 15-22 (Journal)
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OBJECTIVE: To determine the effectiveness and safety of oral and intravenous paracetamol compared to oral ibuprofen in the closure of a patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) in preterm and/or low birth weight infants. METHODOLOGY: This was a retrospective cohort . . .
Physical Location :
Philippine Heart Association
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Triple chamber myxoma (biatrial and right ventricle) in a 17-year-old male: A case report.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHA-18113015013615
Author(s) :
Lauren Kay M. Evangelista, David Raymund K. Salvador, Jason A. See, ANA MARIE JAVELOSA
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. July 2015; Vol. 43 ( 2 ) : p. 68-74 (Journal)
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ABSTRACT: We present the case of a 17-year-old male with gelatinous masses in the right atrium, left atrium and right ventricle. The patient consulted a neurologist due to recurrent episodes of syncope with a prodrome of blurring, palpitations and lig . . .
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Philippine Heart Association
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