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Splenic actinomycosis mimicking malignant lymphoma - A rare case of abdominal actinomycosis.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD14082808365133
Author(s) :
Tom Edward N. Lo, Regina  P. Berba
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. April 2014; Vol. 52 ( 2 ) : p. 1-4 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Splenic Actinomycosis is a rare entity which usually presents as a difficult diagnostic case. It is a chronic granulomatous infectious disease, caused by Actinomyces which is commonly associated with history of abdominal surgery and manipu . . .
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Clinical profile and outcome of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia infections among adult patients admitted at the University of Santo Tomas Hospital: A seven-year retrospective study.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD1408280757134
Author(s) :
Karen Estelle  C. De Lunas, John S. Delgado, Maria Rhona G. Bergantin
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. April 2014; Vol. 52 ( 2 ) : p. 1-6 (Journal)
Abstract :
INTRODUCTION: Stenotrophomonas maltophilia is an aerobic gram-negative rod of low virulence. However, it is becoming an important cause of nosocomial infections usually among susceptible patients. More data in the local setting is needed to h . . .
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Thyroid ultrasound findings associated with thyroid peroxidase autoantibody positivity in patients with diffuse goiter.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD14082808523185
Author(s) :
Sheryl  N. Tugna, Maria Jocelyn  Capuli-Isidro
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. April 2014; Vol. 52 ( 2 ) : p. 1-5 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: To determine the thyroid ultrasound findings in association with anti-TPO positivity among patients with diffuse goiter.DESIGN AND METHODS: We performed a cross-sectional study on patients with diffuse goiter seen at . . .
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Clinical profile and survival of Filipino myelofibrosis patients seen in a tertiary hospital.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD14082808055644
Author(s) :
Flordeluna  Zapata-Mesina, Ma Rosario Irene  D. Castillo
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. April 2014; Vol. 52 ( 2 ) : p. 1-6 (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Myelofibrosis (MF) is a disease characterized by panmyelosis with intact maturation, progressive bone marrow fibrosis, and splenomegaly with extramedullary hematopoiesis. It is the most heterogeneous disease in the group of myeloproliferat . . .
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Skill requirements for employment into the service sector of persons with mild to moderate mental retardation and autism in NCR.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC060426
Author(s) :
Earnest Da Escalona, Joanne C Bagulbagul, Julie Ann L Antonio, Christianne Coronel
Source Document :
The University of the Philippines Manila Journal. 2004; Vol. 9 : p. 69 (Journal)
Abstract :
In the Philippines, a total of 28,403 in the 15-31 age group had been diagnosed with Mental Retardation (MR) (DOLE Statistics, 2002). No statistics were available for Autism. Based on the study of Estepa et al. (2002), persons with MR constituted only 2 percent of the . . .
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Patients' perception of time spent with the physician as a factor in patient satisfaction at the Out-Patient Department.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD011407050159
Author(s) :
Rosemarie P. De Vera, Nathaniel G. Carpio
Source Document :
The Filipino Family Physician. January 2006; Vol. 44 ( 1 ) : p. 15-22 (Journal)
Abstract :
Time management is a key issue in a contemporary ambulatory medical practice. Recent studies showed that ambulatory visits to family physicians average 9-18 minutes. At the OPD in VMMC, patient consultation time averages less than 5 minutes. . . .
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Supracricoid partial laryngectomy with cricohyoidoepiglottopexy for glottic carcinoma: A case report.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC051147
Author(s) :
Mejia, Caesar H
Source Document :
The Philippine Scientific Journal. July 2004; Vol. 37 ( 2 ) : p. 57-62 (Journal)
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OBJECTIVE: To present a case utilizing an innovative surgical technique for the treatment of glottic carcinoma DESIGN: Case Report SETTING: Department of Otolaryngology-Head . . .
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The CONNECT study: A prospective cohort on the risks associated with early contrast-induced nephropathy in patients undergoing non-coronary contrast-enhanced computed tomography.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD14082808445785
Author(s) :
Michael Roy  Z. Roxas, Mark Louie C. Alag, Jose Protacio D. Marcia
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine. April 2014; Vol. 52 ( 2 ) : p. 1-7 (Journal)
Abstract :
INTRODUCTION: Contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) is the third most frequent source of hospital-acquired renal insufficiency. The investigation of factors and risks for CIN among patients who undergo non-coronary contrast procedures are less compared t . . .
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An assessment of the level of satisfaction among STUH geriatric patients on health care providers.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC980480
Author(s) :
Rhonda Lee U. Sebastian , Ma. Theresa R. Torres-Cosme , Emmanuel T. Gatchalian Sr, Virginia V. Cruz
Source Document :
Sto Tomas Journal of Medicine. April 1997; Vol. 46 ( 2 ) : p. 77-84 (Journal)
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BACKGROUND: Patient satisfaction is an important component used to assess quality of health care. This descriptive study serves as a preliminary report to determine the level of patient satisfaction on his health care provider. Patients often leave the hospital . . .
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The clinical, serological, and virological aspects of dengue fever/dengue hemorrhagic fever in a private tertiary care hospital in Manila, Philippines*.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC050150
Author(s) :
Maria Truly D Cinco, Akira Igarashi, Felicitas S Aguila, Filipinas Natividad, Kouichi Morita, Futoshi Hasebe, Deu John Cruz, Ronald R Matias, Shingo Inoue, Kazunori Oishi, Celia C Carlos, Tsuyoshi Nagatake
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St. Luke's Journal of Medicine. January 2010; Vol. 6 ( 1 (Special Issue) ) : p. 19-22 (Journal)
St. Luke's Journal of Medicine. January 2003; Vol. 1 ( 1 ) : p. 9-12 (Journal)
Abstract :
Introduction. Dengue infection is currently one of the leading causes of hospitalization and death among children in several Southeast Asian countries. In the Philippines, observation of the illness among Filipino children was first reported in 1954 with only 21 cases described. Today, it is now . . .
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