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Articles

Published
JUL. 22, 2021

Comparison of Efficacy and Safety of Vitex negundo 600 mg (Ascof® Forte) Capsules with Vitex negundo 600 mg (Ascof® Forte) Tablets in the Treatment of Acute Uncomplicated Cough Among Filipino Adults in Cavite
Rita Grace Y. Alvero, Josefino R. Alvero, Geraldo P. Balaccua
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Diagnostic Accuracy of the NCCN Distress Thermometer for the Assessment of Psychosocial Distress among Filipino Patients with Cancer
Dean Marvin P. Pizarro, Marie Belle I. Francia, Mel Valerie C. Ordinario
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Published
JUL. 16, 2021

Sheehan’s Syndrome Presenting as Postpartum Psychosis
Harold Henrison C. Chiu, Ella Mae I. Masamayor, Ma. Belen B. Pilit-Hizon, Angelique Bea C. Uy, Ma. Cecille S. Anonuevo-Cruz, Gabriel V. Jasul
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A Clinically Diagnosed Congenital Rubella Syndrome and Congenital Cytomegalovirus Co-infection
Roland Joseph D. Tan, Darby E. Santiago, Yasser E. Alhasan
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Published
JUL. 7, 2021

Factors Affecting Adoption of a Telemedicine Device by Primary Care Health Workers in the Philippines
Portia Grace F. Marcelo, Kristine Mae M. Magtubo, Mark Angelo C. Ang, Nathaniel D. Cruz, Romeo Luis A. Macabasag, Patrick Joshua C. Pascual, Geohari L. Hamoy, Martha Jane Pauline S. Umali, Gene A. Nisperos, Noel R. Juban, Jonathan G. Fabia, Abby Dariel F. Santos-Fabia, Manuel John Paul O. Gaspar, Luis G. Sison, Paul Matthew D. Pasco
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Published
JUL. 5, 2021

Challenges in the Performance of Awake Craniotomies in the Philippine General Hospital: A Case Series
Geraldine Raphaela B. Jose, Gerardo D. Legaspi
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JUN. 28, 2021

Global Online Interest in Telehealth, Telemedicine, Telerehabilitation, and Related Search Terms Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Infodemiological Study
Carl Froilan D. Leochico, Edgardo Miguel V. Austria, Adrian I. Espiritu
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Behçet’s Disease Presenting with Recurrent Vulvar Abscesses, Oral Ulcers, and Skin Pustules in the Philippines
Ramon B. Larrazabal Jr., Harold Henrison C. Chiu, Cherie Ocampo-Cervantes
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Effect of Different Mydriatic Regimens Used for Pupil Dilation on the Vital Signs of Premature Infants for Retinopathy of Prematurity Screening in a Philippine Tertiary Hospital: A Randomized Double-Blind Clinical Trial
Roland Joseph D. Tan, David Marco M. Magpantay, Milagros H. Arroyo
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Development and Pilot Implementation of the Online Certification of Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Personnel
Carlos Diego A. Rozul, Talitha Karisse L. Yarza, Jaymilyn V. Catangay-Ombao, Teresa Luisa G. Cruz
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JUN. 25, 2021

Development of Simulation Platforms for Laser Phonosurgery, Laryngeal Endoscopy, and Fiber–carried Laser Procedures
Jan Alexeis C. Lacuata, Abigail D. Sarmiento, Ryner Jose D.C. Carrillo
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Association of XRCC1 Arg399Gln and RAD51 135 G>C Polymorphisms and Epidemiologic Risk Factors with Colorectal Cancer Among Selected Filipinos
Mariel V. Capungcol, Gladys I. Bathan, Allan L. Fellizar, Ruth R. Bangaoil, Teresa T. Sy-Ortin, Maria Cristina R. Ramos, Pia Marie S. Albano
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The Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers in Patients with SARS-CoV-2 During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Joseph Garvy L. Lai, Paula Veronica S.J. Reyes, Emmanuel P. Estrella
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Published
JUN. 22, 2021

The Lived Realities of Health Financing: A Qualitative Exploration of Catastrophic Health Expenditure in the Philippines
Gideon Lasco, Vincen Gregory Yu, Clarissa C. David
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Bioequivalence Study Comparing Meloxicam 15mg Tablet of Pascual Laboratories, Inc. with Meloxicam (Mobic®) 15mg Tablet of Boehringer Ingelheim in Healthy Male Filipino Subjects under Fasting Conditions
Rita Grace Y. Alvero, Josefino R. Alvero, Geraldo P. Balaccua
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Published
JUN. 17, 2021

Bohn’s Nodule: A Rare Case in a 7-month-old Male Infant
Ali Taqwim, Sukeksi Dyah Intanningrum, Eva Nuryanti, Marsha Anindya Abigail Pantouw, Tania Saskianti
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Aicardi Syndrome with Peripapillary Staphyloma: A Case Report and Review of Literature
Jessica Belle A. Sy, Roland Joseph D. Tan
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Functional Outcome of Surgically-Managed Pelvic Ring Fractures and Acetabular Fractures by Internal Fixation in a Tertiary Hospital in the Philippines 2014–2019
Charmaine BC Badilles, Dilbert A. Monicit
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Published
JUN. 14, 2021

Pubertal Growth Spurt Peak in Angle Class I and II Malocclusions Using Cervical Vertebrae Maturation Analysis in Deutero-Malay Children
Putry Mahendra, Seno Pradopo, Mega Moeharyono Puteri
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A Genetic Polymorphism in GCKR may be Associated with Low High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Phenotype among Filipinos: A Case-Control Study
Rody G. Sy, Jose B. Nevado, Jr., Eddieson M. Gonzales, Adrian John P. Bejarin, Aimee Yvonne Criselle L. Aman, Elmer Jasper B. Llanes, Jose Donato A. Magno, Deborah Ignacia D. Ona, Felix Eduardo R. Punzalan, Paul Ferdinand M. Reganit, Lourdes Ella G. Santos, Richard Henry P. Tiongco II, Jaime Alfonso M. Aherrera, Lauro L. Abrahan IV, Charlene F. Agustin, Eva Maria C. Cutiongco - de la Paz
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Published
JUN. 11, 2021

Antimicrobial Activity of Endophytic and Rhizospheric Fungi Associated with Soft Fern (Christella sp.) and Cinderella Weed (Synedrella nodiflora) Inhabiting a Hot Spring in Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines
Rio Janina B. Arenas, Ren Mark D. Villanueva, Jessica F. Simbahan, Ph.D., Marie Christine M. Obusan
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Variants Near CETP, MTTP and BUD13-ZPR1-APOA5 may be Nominally Associated with Poor Statin Response Among Filipinos
Lourdes Ella G. Santos, Jose B. Nevado, Jr., Eva Maria C. Cutiongco - de la Paz, Lauro L. Abrahan IV, Aimee Yvonne Criselle L. Aman, Elmer Jasper B. Llanes, Jose Donato A. Magno, Deborah Ignacia D. Ona, Felix Eduardo R. Punzalan, Paul Ferdinand M. Reganit, Richard Henry P. Tiongco II, Jaime Alfonso M. Aherrera, Charlene F. Agustin, Adrian John P. Bejarin, Rody G. Sy
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Published
JUN. 4, 2021

Sexual Communication and Functioning among Adult Stroke Patients with Non-fluent Aphasia: A Cross-Sectional Study
Blitzen Maximillan A. Espeleta, Carl Froilan D. Leochico, Jose Alvin P. Mojica
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Maternal Characteristics and Weight-for-length Status of Young Children Aged 0–23 Months in the Philippines
Alea Paula V. Hinojosa, Nancy A. Tandang, Divine Grace C. Domingo
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Published
JUN. 2, 2021

Primary Uveal Melanoma Metastasizing to the Intraconal Space of the Contralateral Orbit: A Case Report
Cyrus M. Ayahao, Eulina L. Lagdao, Roland Joseph D. Tan
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Serratia marcescens Healthcare-Associated Ventriculitis and Cerebral Abscess in a Neonate with Chiari II Malformation: A Case Report and Systematic Review
Jeffrey I. Lappay, Mairre James S. Gaddi, Loudella V. Calotes-Castillo
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Published
MAY 28, 2021

Myofunctional Therapy Using Twin Block Appliance in a Class II Malocclusion Patient with ADHD
Yufita Fitriani, Mega Moeharyono Puteri, Sindy Cornelia Nelwan, Nur Masyitah Iskandar Putri
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Age-based Estimation of Contact Lens Base Curve in Filipino Infants
Pamela Paulita P. Astudillo, Roland Joseph D. Tan, Romeo C. Dela Cruz, Marissa M. Valbuena
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Memantine for Episodic Migraine: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Mark Willy L. Mondia, Adrian I. Espiritu, Martha L. Bolaños, Artemio A. Roxas, Jr.
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Published
MAY 26, 2021

Challenges of Distance Education Assessment in the Health Professions during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Philippine Reflection in the Rapid Review of International Context
Carl Joseph Ablao, Dan Clarence Diaz, Joshua Macapagal
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The Chest CT Finding of Pleural Plaques and Asbestosis in Lung Cancer Patients: A Case Study
Aziza Ghanie Icksan, Anna Suraya, Nurul Hanifah, Elisna Syahruddin, Astrid Sulistomo
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Knowledge, Attitudes, and Awareness Towards Newborn Screening in Association with Received Prenatal Care: A Survey of Primiparous Postpartum Mothers at the Philippine General Hospital
Bradley Ashley G. Ong, Lorena Margarita B. Osorio, Meleeze A. Ongtauco, Gabriel Paulo C. Orosco, Dave Albert D. Patrimonio, Alista D. Perez, Switzale M. Pidlaoan, Er Joshua B. Pilotin, Raphael Angelo E. Quevedo, Patricia Kate F. Regala, Jose M. Carnate
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The Chitosan-chicken Shank Collagen Used as Scaffold Through Lymphocyte Cell Proliferation in Bone Regeneration Process
Fitria Rahmitasari, Retno Pudji Rahayu, Elly Munadziroh
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Published
MAY 26, 2021

Physicians’ Perceptions on the Role of Telemedicine in Cancer Care During and Post-COVID-19 Pandemic
Ella Mae D.G. Cruz-Lim, Henri Cartier S. Co, Marvin Jonne L. Mendoza, Patricio E. Dumlao III, Josephine Anne C. Lucero, Bernadette C. Yap, Carlo Victorio L. Garcia
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Telemedicine Services in the University of the Philippines Health Service during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Two-week Process Documentation and Analysis
Geannagail O. Anuran, Katrina Lenora Villarante, Marishiel D. Mejia-Samonte, Theresa A. Villa, AM. Karoline V. Gabuyo, Kashmir Mae B. Engada, Jonathan D. Babsa-ay, Shiela Marie S. Laviña
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Published
MAY 24, 2021

William-Beuren Syndrome: Comprehensive Dental Care in Child Patient
Naila Marzuqi, Aulia Nuur Ainayah, Amalia Ramadhani Mufida, Nadhia Zahria Fajrin, Tania Saskianti, Andra Rizqiawan
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Knowledge, attitude and practices of traffic enforcers on sun exposure and sun protection: A cross-sectional study
Jennifer Lavina T. Ngo, Francisco D. Rivera
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Effectiveness of Non-invasive Ventilation in Treating Infants Aged 1 to 12 Months with Severe Bronchiolitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Maria Lourdes C. Pagaspas, Maria Cristina H. Lozada
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Published
MAY 19, 2021

Association between ABO Blood Groups and Severity of Dyspepsia in Gunungsitoli, Indonesia
KOK Yulizal, Gontar Alamsyah Siregar, Lukman Hakim Zain, Leonardo Basa Dairy
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A Comparative Study on Depression and Anxiety of Mice (Mus musculus) on a Prebiotic-supplemented Diet Versus a Standard Diet during Unpredictable Chronic Mild Stress (UCMS)
Rafael Lorenzo G. Valenzuela, Raphael Ian B. Velasco, Denzel C. Umerez, Christian Roie D.L. Urgena, Janelle Audrey C. Uy, Maria Antoinette M. Valdez, Lucille Marie Villanueva-Uy, Nico Angelo R. Vinasoy, Drenzell Ivann A. Yu, Darwin A. Dasig
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Feasibility of Extracts of Common Philippine Succulents as Ultrasound Acoustic Gel Alternatives
Mark M. Alipio, Ma. Victoria Q. Patrimonio, Ahmeda B. Ali, Franz Roi T. Talaroc, Christian Lou C. Ablin, Shahani M. Naim, Betsy Rose E. Borja, Grace Meroflor A. Lantajo
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Published
MAY 17, 2021

Levels of Depression, Anxiety, and Stress Measured by DASS-21 and their Associated Factors in a Rural Village of Ranau District, Sabah, Malaysia
Khairul Anwar Zarkasi, Tracy Jessica Danker, Ilya Maisarah Julani, Nur Ilya Maisarah Rasid, Jayaprriya Kumaran, Privitha Panirselvan, Nur Zuliani Ramli, Mohd. Hijaz Mohd. Sani
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Impact and Challenges to the Neurology Residency Training in The Medical City During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Kimberly C. Geronimo, Genica Lynne C. Maylem, Mark Anthony J. Sta. Maria, Veeda Michelle M. Anlacan, Roland Dominic G. Jamora
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“It’s as if I’m the one suffering”: Narratives of Parents of Children with Disability in the Philippines
Gideon Lasco, Christian Edward L. Nuevo, Marie Lauren P. Nolasco, Ferlie Rose Ann N. Famaloan, Josephine R. Bundoc, Donna Isabel S. Capili, Raoul Bermejo
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Cryptogenic Cirrhosis, An Ambiguity of a Diagnosis: A Case Report of Progressive Cirrhosis of Undetermined Cause
Alvin Oliver Payus, justin Leow Wen Hsiang, Hui Yun Ong, Neeraj Vinayakumar
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Published
MAY 14, 2021

Faculty Perceptions and Applications of the In-service Training Programs of the Association of Philippine Medical Colleges
Erlyn A. Sana, Melflor A. Atienza, Ramon L. Arcadio, Enrico B. Gruet, Norman C. Gonzaga, Remedios D. Chan, Agnes D. Mejia
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Antimicrobial and Wound Healing Activity of Ixora coccinea Leaf Extract in Hydrogel Formulation
Angeli Ann S. Rescober, Irish Florain M. Blanco, John Albert T. Janio, Shanniel Eccole A. Custodio, Faye Louise D. Daguman, John Matthew D. Viray, Janine H. Dollesin
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Clinical Profile and Outcome of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy among Teenager Patients at the University of the Philippines - Philippine General Hospital
Bee Jane T. Martinez, Ma. Concepcion C. Sison, Cecilienne S. Acosta
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Published
MAY 12, 2021

Determinants of Research Capacity and Involvement of Hospital Dietitians in Selected Hospitals in Metro Manila
Celeste C. Tanchoco, Consuelo L. Orense, Emilie G. Flores, Edward Vincent Magtibay, Ellaine I. Javier
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The Yield of Acid-Fast Bacilli (AFB) and Tuberculosis (TB) Culture in the Microbiologic Diagnosis of Childhood Tuberculosis Using Sputum Induction: A Randomized Controlled Trial with Interrupted Time Series
Maria Cristina H. Lozada, Alexander O. Tuazon
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Telehealth Outpatient Monitoring of a SARS-CoV-2 Familial Cluster Infection in Peru: Adapting to a Healthcare Crisis
José Arriola-Montenegro, Liliana Arriola-Montenegro, Renato Beas, Celeste Díaz-Pardavé
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Published
MAY 5, 2021

Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and Perceived Practices on the Importance of Folate Among Filipino Women of Child-bearing Age in the Province of Batangas
Aiza Kris M. Bernardo
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Respiratory Manifestations, Radiologic Findings and Respiratory Management of Hospitalized children with COVID-19 among Different Age Groups: A Systematic Review
Maria Cristina H. Lozada, Fides Roxanne M. Castor, Kevin L. Bautista
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Interobserver Reliability of the Kellgren-Lawrence Classification of Degenerative Knee Osteoarthritis among Resident Physicians from the University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital
Alfredo P. Pacheco, Gregorio Marcelo S. Azores
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A Qualitative and Quantitative Study on the Abrasivity of five Philippine-brand Toothpastes
Amiel Jozcef Avellona Subido, Angelina A. Atienza
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Published
MAY 3, 2021

Botulinum Toxin Treatment Practice Recommendations for Movement Disorders Clinics During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Roland Dominic G. Jamora, Jeryl Ritzi T. Yu, Adrian I. Espiritu, Ryan M. Llorin, Rosemarie M. Tiongson, Arlene R. Ng
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Alberta Stroke Program Early CT Score (ASPECTS) in Real Time: A Prospective Study of its Interobserver Variation among Radiologists in a Training Hospital from a Low-Resource Setting
Scott Riley K. Ong, Adovich S. Rivera, Ryan Jason DL. Urgel
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Diagnosis of Hydronephrosis or Ureteral Obstruction using Renal Sonography among Patients with Cervical Cancer
Scott Riley K. Ong, Adovich S. Rivera, Jarold P. Pauig
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Published
APR. 26, 2021

The Design and Outputs of the Pilot Implementation of the “Enhancing Skills in Screening and Assessment for Physicians and Rehabilitation Practitioners Level 2 Course”, Philippines, 2014
Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Kristine Joy L. Tomanan, Eleanor C. Castillo, Jonathan P. Guevarra, Lolita L. Cavinta, Mariano S. Hembra, Ma. Lourdes Reyes-Sare, Clara H. Fuderanan, Salvador Benjamin D. Vista
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Financial Assistance for the Treatment of Schizophrenia in Select Institutions in the Philippines
Jonathan P. Guevarra, Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Kim L. Cochon, Amiel Nazer C. Bermudez, Fernando B. Garcia, Jr., Jorel A. Manalo, Gary T. Pagtiilan, Ernest Genesis M. Guevara, Stephanie M. Lao, Erwin G. Benedicto
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Fishing Methods and Occupational Safety Practices of Fishermen in a Coastal Municipality of Central Luzon
Kristine C. Alvina, Rafael R. Clemente, Mark Cedric M. Fabian, Lynnell Alexie D. Ong, Tricia Mhey R. Rivas, Paul Adrian V. Pinlac
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Published
APR. 7, 2021

Building the Capacity of the Next-Generation Philippine Occupational Therapy Academic Workforce: Insights from an Occupational Profile Study
Maria Concepcion C. Cabatan, Lenin C. Grajo, Erlyn A. Sana
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Lowland and Highland Varieties of Dioscorea esculenta Tubers Stimulate Growth of Lactobacillus sp. over Enterotoxigenic E. coli in vitro
Allan John R. Barcena, Aurora S. Nakpil, Nina G. Gloriani, Paul Mark B. Medina
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In Vitro Quorum Quenching Activity of Eleusine indica Crude Ethanolic Extract against Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Serratia marcescens
Allan John R. Barcena, Eunice Maricar M. Baldovino, Justin Grace Bañez, Czarina Ann B. Baptisma, Aldwin Matthew M. Baronda, Renren B. Barroga, Jumela Mica Q. Bautista, Gabriel Roberto G. Baybay, Rafael Mariano G. Baybay, Vibiene Norma C. Bernal, Katherine Adrielle R. Bersola, Katrina Ysabelle T. Bolaños, Hans Joren L. Bondoc, Julius Ervin S. Buitizon, Alec Xavier D. Bukuhan, John Patrick B. Bulaong, Jan Louise DC. Cabrera, Nikko H. Cabrestante, Gian Carlo M. Cabuco, Jose Paciano B.T. Reyes, Fresthel Monica M. Climacosa
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Prevalence and Determinants of the Utilization of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services in the Teen Health Kiosk of a Public Secondary School in the City of Dasmariñas
Leslee Anne G. Cortez, Carmelita C. Canila
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Therapeutic Plasma Exchange in Thyroid Storm Refractory to Conventional Treatment
Harold Henrison C. Chiu, Jim Paulo D. Sarsagat, Hydelene B. Dominguez, Josephine Anne C. Lucero, Angelique Bea C. Uy, Elizabeth Paz-Pacheco
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Published
MAR. 31, 2021

Association of Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio and Platelet-Lymphocyte Ratio with Diabetic Kidney Disease among Adult Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies
Lilluck F. Alacapa, Marc Gregory Y. Yu, Mark Anthony S. Sandoval
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Determination of the Antimicrobial Property of Oregano (Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng.) Crude Aqueous Leaf Extract against Throat Pathogens using Broth and Checkerboard Dilution Methods
Sofia Isabel T. Manlubatan, Kara Mae H. Matias, Kenneth Roy P. Mendoza, Sheryll Anne R. Manalili, Kris Conrad M. Mangunay, Christine Mae G. Olivar, Johnnel G. Pahila, Greco Mark B. Malijan, Paulo Miguel G. Manzanilla, Marie Abigail M. Marin, Ramon Joseph Y. Mata, Abdel Hadi M. Mohammad Isa, Carla Maja Lizl A. Montaña, Maika Kamille M. Mortell, Mark Terence P. Mujer, Patricia A. Nacianceno, Maria Regina Rocio S. Naval, Joseph V. Oraño, Gabriel M. Ozoa, Alfredo P. Pacheco, Leonila E. Casanova, Cleotilde H. How
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Epigastric Pain and Jaundice as Initial Presentation in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): A Case Series in a Tertiary Hospital
Eleonor G. Rodenas-Sabico, Germana Emerita V. Gregorio
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Delayed-type Hypersensitivity Reaction to Glargine and Biphasic Isophane Human Insulin in a Filipino Patient with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Management
Carol Stephanie C. Tan-Lim, Addah S. de Peralta, Alric V. Mondragon
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Published
MAR. 29, 2021

Radiomorphometric of the Jaw for Gender Prediction: A Digital Panoramic Study
Eha Renwi Astuti, Hanna Bachtiar Iskandar, Haris Nasutianto, Berty Pramatika, Deny Saputra, Ramadhan Hardani Putra
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Mixed Gonadal Dysgenesis with an Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor in a Filipino Adolescent
Marie Julianne C. Racoma, Julianne Keane M. Pascual, Edsel Allan G. Salonga, Mary Ann R. Abacan
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A Study on the Association of Perceived Spiritual Beliefs, Practices, and Well-Being of Breast Cancer Patients in a Tertiary General Hospital
Kimberly S. Cariñgal, Manuel F. Medina, Jr., Martha Jane Pauline S. Umali
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Published
MAR. 24, 2021

Relationship of Serum Vitamin D with Liver Disease Severity and Bone Abnormalities in Cholestatic Children
Evangeline P. Capul, Germana Emerita V. Gregorio, Jarold P. Pauig
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The Effect of a two-day Training and Refresher Program on the Basic Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care Knowledge and Skills of Health Workers in Legazpi City, Albay
Ma. Stephanie Fay S. Cagayan, Rita Mae Ang-Bon, Fernando B. Garcia, Jr., Filomena S. San Juan, Cecilia L. Llave, Catherine Banwell, Erlidia F. Llamas-Clark
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Published
MAR. 22, 2021

Zoochemical Analyses and In vitro Antimicrobial Activity of Crude Methanolic Extract of Perna viridis
Joenilo E. Paduhilao II, Leni G. Yap-Dejeto
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Visual and Hearing Impairments among Working and Retired Employees with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Two Academic Communities in the Philippines
Angely P. Garcia, Shelley Ann F. de la Vega, Maria Stella T. Giron, Sarah Jane S. Fabito
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Berardinelli-Seip Congenital Lipodystrophy in a Filipino Child
Ebner Bon G. Maceda, Charlotte Averill Y. Tan, Jeanne Ruth U. Basas, Mary Ann R. Abacan
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Rationing of Nursing Care and its Relationship to Nurse Practice Environment in a Tertiary Public Hospital
Reiner Lorenzo J. Tamayo, Maria Khrizalyn Faye Quintin-Gutierrez, Mildred B. Campo, Marivin Joy F. Lim, Peter T. Labuni
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Published
MAR. 16, 2021

Tuberculosis Case Finding and Case Holding Practices In Selected Drug Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation Centers (DATRCS) In Luzon, Philippines
Jonathan P. Guevarra, Eleanor C. Castillo, Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Mikko Anthony L. Ting, Lolita L. Cavinta, Audrey B. Lara, Kyle Patrick Y. Eugenio, Kristine Joy L. Tomanan, Ma. Vilma V. Diez, Anna Marie Celina G. Garfin, Manuel C. Panopio, Salvador Benjamin D. Vista
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Burnout is associated with amount of work and sleep quality of public-school dentists in the Caraga region
Junhel Dalanon, Yoshizo Matsuka
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Facilitators and Barriers to Implementation of the Pharmacy DOTS Initiative in Selected Project Sites in the Philippines
Jonathan P. Guevarra, Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Amiel Nazer C. Bermudez, Kim L. Cochon, Azar G. Agbon, Michelle D. Avelino, Jorel A. Manalo, Diana Dalisay A. Orolfo, Eden C. Mendoza, Ronald Allan M. Fabella
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A Prospective Cohort Study of the Quick Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) Score versus Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS) Criteria in the Determination and Prognostication of Sepsis in a Philippine Tertiary Hospital
Onion Gerald V. Ubaldo, Stephanie Rachel C. Ang, Maria Fe Raymundo-Tayzon, Cybele Lara R. Abad, Karl Evans R. Henson, Jude Erric L. Cinco
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Acceptability of Height Measuring Equipment of Different Materials among Community Nutrition and Health Workers and Parents in Laguna Province, Philippines
Maria Theresa M. Talavera, Normahitta P. Gordoncillo, Nancy A. Tandang, Divine Grace C. Domingo
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Solid Cystic Pseudopapillary Tumor of the Pancreas in Children: A Case Series
Evangeline P. Capul, Germana V. Gregorio, Jose Ma. C. Avila
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To do, or not to do, that is the question: Appropriateness of the Requested CT and MR Imaging Studies in the Philippine General Hospital Outpatient Department Based on the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria
Patricia Rose L. Dairo-Mabansag, Ryan Jason DL. Urgel
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Spatio-temporal Differences in the Filipinos’ Search Trends for Toothache and Milk Tea
Junhel Dalanon, Liz Muriel Diano, Yoshizo Matsuka
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Community-Driven Evaluation of E. coli Levels in Domestic-Use Underground Water Sources in Angono, Philippines
Hisaaki Kato, Seiji Maruyama, Gilbert J. Merino, Noel R. Juban
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Published
MAR. 15, 2021

Practical Guidance in the Conduct of a Scoping Review: Insights from Experience in the College of Public Health, University of the Philippines Manila
Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Arianna Maever L. Amit, Ma. Sophia Graciela L. Reyes, Kim L. Cochon, Jonathan P. Guevarra, Amiel Nazer C. Bermudez, Chelseah Denise H. Torres, Azar G. Agbon
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Implementation of the Training Program on Retooling of Personnel of the Center for Health Development Calabarzon, Philippines
Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Eleanor C. Castillo, Carmelita C. Canila, Richard S. Javier, Racel G. Carreon, Jennifer Christina T. Tiu, Ma. Sophia Graciela L. Reyes, Ernesto R. Gregorio Jr.
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Published
MAR. 8, 2021

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm in Pre-term Pregnancy: A Case Report
Rafa Jireh O. Iglesias, Maria Teresita B. Aspi
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Bioaccumulation and Non-Carcinogenic Health Risk Assessment of Heavy Metals in Selected Fish Species from South Bay of Laguna Lake
Carmela Jhoy G. Mercado, Liezl M. Atienza, Clarissa B. Juanico, Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Wilma A. Hurtada
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Published
MAR. 2, 2021

Assessment of Core and Functional Competencies of Technical Personnel of the Center for Health Development Calabarzon, Philippines
Eleanor C. Castillo, Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Racel G. Carreon, Jennifer Christina T. Tiu, Ma. Sophia Graciela L. Reyes, Romeo R. Quizon, Ernesto R. Gregorio Jr.
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Knowledge and Consumption Practices on Probiotics in Selected Low to Middle-Income Class Filipino Mothers in an Urban City
Cecile Leah T. Bayaga, Marietoni B. Pico, Jethro Ian G. Belano, Demetria C. Bongga, Alonzo A. Gabriel
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Published
FEB. 26, 2021

Challenges and Pitfalls in the Design and Reporting of Qualitative Research in the Health Sciences: Reflections from a Referee and Reviewer
Carl Abelardo T. Antonio
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Published
FEB. 25, 2021

Development of a Patient-Safety Checklist for Use During Fluoroscopic or Image-Guided, Minimally-Invasive Procedure in the Department of Radiology, Philippine General Hospital
Ryan Jason DL. Urgel, Imarzen V. Elepano
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Published
FEB. 22, 2021

Behavioral, Normative, and Control Beliefs of Filipino Men Who Have Sex with Men on Repeat HIV Testing and Counseling
Samuel Brando H. Piamonte
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Published
FEB. 20, 2021

Angelman Syndrome in a Filipino Child
Roan Eireen L. Buenaventura, Ebner Bon G. Maceda, Leniza De Castro-Hamoy
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Published
FEB. 9, 2021

A Descriptive Study of the Nutritional and Frailty Status of Working and Retired Employees within an Academic Community in the Philippines
Teri-Marie P. Laude, Eleanor E. Merca, Renato V. Torres, Godfrey Josef R. Torres, Shelley Ann F. de la Vega, Angely P. Garcia, Sarah Jane S. Fabito
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