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A Case-control study on second-hand smoke exposure during pregnancy and spontaneous preterm birth in selected Metro Manila hospitals

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NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102108210445
Author(s) :
Kathrine Nicole Avelino, Kenneth de Jesus, Rinah Elaisse Dolores, Khei Jazzle Lim, Vince Adrian Oracion, Karen Sarmiento, Gianfranco Velasco, Troy  Gepte, Valerie Gilbert Ulep
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The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between exposure to second-hand smoke during pregnancy and spontaneous preterm birth among Filipino mothers. A case-control study was done in three hospitals within Metro Manila from May to August 2014. Cases were . . .
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Association of maternal exposure to smoking during pregnancy and the development of autism spectrum disorders – a case control study

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NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102107585747
Author(s) :
Erika Kim Chan, Julius Patrick   Ferrer, Irene Faith Gumansing, Alfonso Victor Luna, John Aaron Mendoza, Ma. Cristina Georgin Paloma, Troy  Gepte
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Background. The prevalence of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) has increased worldwide in recent statistics. With the latest Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5), this number is expected to continue to rise even . . .
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Risk factors that contribute to the development of end-stage renal disease among Filipinos with type 2 diabetes mellitus

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NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102106415747
Author(s) :
Kamille Gabrielle Alvarado, Noriel Calaguas, Maria Monica De Castro, Frances Samantha Ledesma, Raphael Antonio Nosce, Marice Sangalang, Miguel Manuel Torrijos, Roberto  Tanchanco
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Among all the documented risk factors, diabetes and hypertension still remain the most common etiological agents of end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Although it has been hypothesized to have a genetic predisposition, not all type 2 diabetes mellitus (type 2 DM) patient . . .
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A case-control study of factors associated with elevated blood pressure in adolescents

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NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102106090154
Author(s) :
Abigail Jeanne Agoncillo, Chelsea Karla Datu, Gresa Francesca Ellescas, Janelle Patricia Kintanar, Jose Mari Carmelo Sangalang, Gian Van Paolo Tenorio, Roberto  Tanchanco
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Objective: The study aims to identify factors that are associated with elevated blood pressure in adolescentsMethods: Factors included in the study were the following: anthropometrics (weight, height, waist circumference, hip ci . . .
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A Cross-sectional study on factors affecting the use of complementary and alternative medicine among type-II diabetic patients in hospitals in Metro Manila

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NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102006531620
Author(s) :
Denise  Chua, Audrey Nicolle Galang, Ruth Anne Hechanova, Micaela Kristina Paz, Maria Kezia Lourdes  Pormento, Cara Angela  Sason, Joseph Emmanuelle  Siatan, Helen  Sigua
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Objectives: To determine the factors associated with the use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) use specifically parental use of CAM among diagnosed Type II diabetic patients in hospitals in Metro Manila Design: A cros . . .
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A Case control study on doctor-patient communication about generic drugs and previous use of generic prescription drugs among rural health unit patients in San Mateo, Rizal

HERDIN record number :
NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102005295389
Author(s) :
Noel Michael Supremo, Nyl Jarem Amoroso, Joseph Carlo Cruz, Carlson Mendoza, Marck Nicklaus Rivera, Abbie Anne Santos, Maria Victoria  Rondaris
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The unpopularity of generic drug use is a concern in the Philippines where a significant portion of the population lives in poverty and healthcare costs are mostly paid for by out-of-pocket spending. This case-control study explores the relationship between doctor-pat . . .
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A Case-control study on PhilHealth membership and women who deliver with adequate prenatal care in San Lorenzo Ruiz Women’s Hospital, Malabon

HERDIN record number :
NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102004192221
Author(s) :
N. Alampay, A.A. Asuncion, J.K. Dahino, N.E. Griffin, L.B. Kawi, I.M. Te, Maria Victoria  Rondaris
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This study is a retrospective case-control study to determine if PhilHealth membership, the national health insurance, is associated with adequate prenatal care. The effect of other maternal factors such as maternal age, marital status, region, gravidity, parity, and . . .
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A Cross-sectional study on out-of-pocket spending and health outcomes among CAP elderly patients admitted in Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center

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NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14102003144099
Author(s) :
Carl Jose  Aranilla, Timothy John  Dizon, Hynalyn Haezelle  Jonos, Mark Ferdinand  Mendoza, John Gabriel  Salas, Carlo Rey  Tansiongco, Aileen  Pascual
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A steady increase in the geriatric population is seen as the current trend in the Philippines during the past few years. With this, it is expected that there will be a rise in the healthcare costs by both the family and health insurance companies. In the country, the . . .
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A cross sectional study on the prevalence of cognitive impairment and possible dementia among hemodialysis patients

HERDIN record number :
NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14101507471654
Author(s) :
Christopher Patrick Uy, Malizza Andrea Anzures, Francis Carlo Concepcion, Pauline Ann Lee, Albert Macaire Lopez, Louise Maritoni Santos, Harvey Joy Liwanag
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Background: Major neurocognitive disorders or dementia are cognitive impairments with consequences on functioning. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a lifelong disease which places a considerable burden on patients and families. The population of hemodialysis patient . . .
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A Case-control study on the association of preterm birth and dengue infection among pregnant women who delivered in the Rizal Medical Center in June and July of 2014

HERDIN record number :
NCR-ADMU-ASMPH14101701253396
Author(s) :
Erwin Aquino, Karla Kristine  F. Buerano, Dexter Maverick  C. Falcon, Isabelle Erika  G. Martinez, Antonio Emmanuel  C. Recto, Kathryn Ann  V. Tomas
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Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral infection that causes flu-like symptoms and is a recurring public health problem in tropical countries such as the Philippines. This study aims to find a significant association between preter . . .
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