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Assessment of quality of life in COPD patients undergoing pulmonary rehabilitation using the chronic respiratory disease questionnaire form.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC060401
Author(s) :
Patrick N Magalit, Sullian Sy-Naval, Buenaventura Medina, Loreta  Evangelista, Charlotte  Rogarion
Source Document :
Scient Proc. January 1997; Vol. 5 ( 1 ) : p. 5-12 (Journal)
Abstract :
The primary purpose of this study is to assess the quality of life of COPD patients undergoing pulmonary rehabilitation before, after 1 month rehabilitation and 6 months after rehabilitation. Additional objectives include determination of functional capacity before an . . .
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Health-related quality of life as treatment endpoint among elderly hypertensives: A comparison between nifedipine and nicardipine.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC961297
Author(s) :
Noel L. Espallardo, Roberto L. Ruiz
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. April 1994; Vol. 30 ( 2 ) : p. 92-102 (Journal)
Abstract :
Large clinical trials in the treatment of mild to moderate hypertension in the elderly have shown concrete benefits, however a large percentage of the initial entrants dropped out because of significant side effects. Since adherence to the regimen is the main factor t . . .
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Baseline estimates of healthcare expenditures of older persons: Philippines, 1994.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC060193
Author(s) :
Racelis, Rachel
Source Document :
Proceedings of the 5th Health Research for Action. June 2004 : p. 55-58 (Proceedings)
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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A case of diabetes in the elderly.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16120214000163
Author(s) :
Eva Irene D. Yu
Source Document :
The Filipino Family Physician. July 1992; Vol. 30 ( 3 ) : p. 103-108 (Journal)
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Mental health training dilemma in disasters.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC060765
Source Document :
UPCM Centennial Grand Scientific Symposium 2006 on. January 2006 : p. 21 (Proceedings)
Abstract :
Disasters always pose a dilemma and a challenge to everyone, to those involved in disaster work, to disaster victims themselves, to those wanting to get involved, but most especially to the medical profession and in particular - to psychiatry. Mental health interventi . . .
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Impact of climate change on human health.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17041709123735
Author(s) :
Jinky Leilanie D. Lu
Source Document :
Acta Medica Philippina. April 2016; Vol. 50 ( 2 ) : p. 91-98 (Journal)
Abstract :
Data trends show that climate is changing and several researches have shown the adverse effects of climate change to human health. This review presents how climate change affects human health. Climate change can influence the nature and severity of climate-related nat . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction in the Philippine health sector: Challenges and way forward.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD16111716224526
Author(s) :
Ronald P. Law
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Health Research and Development. January 2016; Vol. 20 ( 1 ) : p. 65-72 (Journal)
Abstract :
It is now widely held that climate change impacts  developing countries  with poor adaptive capacity. This requires countries and governments to develop measures to reduce its adverse impacts. More so, disasters are major development issues that widen socio-economic . . .
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Quality of life in children with psychiatric disorders: a validation study of the pediatric quality of life inventory version 4.0 (PedsQL) at Philippine Children's Medical Center.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD06191004060576
Author(s) :
Joy P. Malinit, Adoracion L. Tanega, Cornelio Banaag, Portia V. Luspo, Paul V. Lee
Source Document :
The PCMC Journal. July 2008; Vol. 7 ( 1 ) : p. 15-22 (Journal)
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Assessment of the quality of life in patients with diabetes mellitus at the Santo Tomas University Hospital.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC010990
Author(s) :
Mary Ann O. Esguerra , Ma. Honolina S. Gomez
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. March 2000; Vol. 38 ( 2 ) : p. 77-82 (Journal)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the quality of life (QOL) of diabetic patients seen at Santo Tomas University Hospital-Out Patient Department (STUH-OPD) using the 36-item short Form Health Survey questionnaire and to identify the different factors that may affect the pa . . .
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Effects of a modified aerobics exercise program on the performance of activities of daily living and satisfaction to quality of life of older persons in a rural community.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC040915
Author(s) :
Sheila R Bonito
Source Document :
The University of the Philippines Manila Journal. October 2001; Vol. 6 ( 4 ) : p. 53-54 (Journal)
Abstract :
Functional status indicates the capability of an older person to live an independent and fulfilling life. Maintaining independence in performing the activities of daily living spells a difference in maintaining quality of life in later years This study aimed to determ . . .
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