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Primary Sytemic Amyloidosis in a 52-year old male presenting with cardiac arrythmia: an autopsy report.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHC-17032211344384
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. January 2003; Vol. 10 : p. 72-80 (Journal)
Abstract :
We are presenting with a rare and mysterious case of amyloidosis manifesting as cardiac arrhythmia a 52 year old male who was admitted at the Philippine Hear Center. The patient succumbed to death on the second hospital day. A partial autopsy was done which revealed amyloid deposits in five diffe . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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"Pre-ejection Flow Wave" (BeST Wave): a new marker of increased left ventricular diastolic filling pressure.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHC-17021314001151
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. July 2008; Vol. 14 : p. 93-97 (Journal)
Abstract :
Background. The clinical significance of pre-ejection flow wave seen on Doppler study of the left ventricular (LV) outflow tract remains unexplored. We hypothesized that its prominence is associated with elevated left ventricular end-diastolic pressur . . .
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Liposarcoma: Case report of a rare primary cardiac tumor.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC051664
Author(s) :
Javison, Ricardo O, Dela Paz, Adriano S
Source Document :
Philippine Journal of Cardiology. (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: Primary tumors of the heart are far less common than metastatic tumors to the heart with an incidence of 0.002 to 0.3 percent in autopsy series. Seventy-five percent are benign myxomas being the most common and the remaining are malignant. The objectives of this study are 1. To presen . . .
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Philippine Heart Center Medical Library
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The accuracy of CT angiography in assessing degree of stenosis in extracranial carotid arteries when compared with duplex ultrasonography in patients seen at the Philippine Heart Center .

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD070508020724
Author(s) :
Harold L. Tan, Alfredo F. Villarosa
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. July 2006; Vol. 12 ( 3 ) : p. 65-69 (Journal)
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Background ÃÆ'Æ'Æ’ÃÆ'†â€™ÃÆ'Æ'â€Ã...¡ÃÆ'‚¢ÃÆ'Æ'Æ’ÃÆ'¢â‚¬Ã...à . . .
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Immediate results and three-month clinical outcome after percutaneous coronary interventions in chronic total occlusions.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD062808030630
Author(s) :
Ronaldo C. Manuel, James Ho Khe Sui, Neil T. Gomez, Alexander D. Ang, Rowena G. Cacas
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. July 2006; Vol. 12 ( 3 ) : p. 12-15 (Journal)
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Background ÃÆ'Æ'Æ’ÃÆ'†â€™ÃÆ'Æ'â€Ã...¡ÃÆ'‚¢ÃÆ'Æ'Æ’ÃÆ'¢â‚¬Ã...à . . .
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Practices and attitudes of physicians on deep venous thrombosis prophylaxis among critically ill patients admitted at the Medical and Neurologic Intensive Care Units.

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NCR-PHC-17021611170583
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Philippine Heart Center Journal. April 2007; Vol. 13 : p. 133-117 (Journal)
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Background: Venous thromboembolism is a complication that is commonly seen among critically ill patients admitted at both surgical and medical ICUs. Prophylaxis for deep venous thrombosis (DVT), early recognition and appropriate treatment can save man . . .
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Lung function tests of toluene abusers among urban street children ages 7-18 years old.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD071008020742
Author(s) :
Milagros S. Bautista, Fatima Pogoy, Teresita S. De Guia, Nerissa A. De Leon
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. April 2006; Vol. 12 ( 2 ) : p. 26-30 (Journal)
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BackgroundÃÆ'Æ'Æ’ÃÆ'†â€™ÃÆ'Æ'â€Ã...¡ÃÆ'‚¢ÃÆ'Æ'Æ’ÃÆ'¢â‚¬Ã...à . . .
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A comparative review of standard coronary bypass garfting under cardiopulmonary bypass and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in the management of multivessel coronary artery disease: Philippine Heart Center experience.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHC-17032714031214
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. January 2002; Vol. 9 : p. 24-30 (Journal)
Abstract :
Background: There is a worldwide trend in the management of coronary artery disease with off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting without using the cardiopulmonary bypass circuit (CPB). This paper aims to compare the clinical profile and outcome of patients operated for multivess . . .
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Profile of patients with suspected neurocardiogenic syncope undergoing head-up tilt test: The Philippine Heart Center experience.

HERDIN record number :
NCR-PHC-17032713282198
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. January 2002; Vol. 9 : p. 8-13 (Journal)
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BACKGROUND: Head-up tilt test (HUTT) remains a cornerstone in the diagnosis for unexplained syncope since its introduction in 1986. Several factors have been elucidated as possible predictors of a positive tilt test, which includes among others, age, sex, and early heart rate ris . . .
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A comparative study between ross procedure and mechanical aortic valve replacement.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC010090
Author(s) :
Torres LD, Lopez WL, Martinez MSM, de Leon S, Casas MLSR, Cantre TC
Source Document :
Philippine Heart Center Journal. (Journal)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: The Ross Procedure has become an accepted and sometimes preferred alternative to Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement in other countries. This was first introduced in our center in 1994 but has gained slow acceptance. In this retrospective study a comparison between the Ross Procedure and . . .
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