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Transcatheter stent implantation for coarctation of the aorta in a 10 year old female with Takayasu Arteritis: a first in the Philippines .

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19091810254145
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Melanie D. Lopez
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Introduction: Takayasu arteritis is a large vessel vasculitis that predominantly affects the aorta and its branches. It is a disease most commonly seen in women aged 10 - 40 years old. The Philippine Pediatric society has documented about 89 cases. Traditional methods of manageme . . .
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Outcomes of patients undergoing concomitant aortic and mitral valve surgery in the Philippine Heart Center from Year 2000 - 2013.

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19062810573792
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Ada Cherryl L. Jayme, James Ho Khe Sui
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Background: There has been a steady increase in cardiac valve surgery performed for concomitant aortic and mitral disease in the Philippine Heart Center. Although the frequency of double valve surgery (DVS) remains low compared to isolated valve surgery, more patients are undergo . . .
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An early repolarization syndrome n a 39 year old male presenting with sudden cardiac death and treated with ICD: a case report.

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19050211083776
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Jennilyn T. O’yek , Jason Roy M. Bacani
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An Early Repolarization Syndrome is a rare clinical entity and is a significant etiology of idiopathic ventricular fibrillation causing sudden cardiac death. We presented a case of a 39 year-old male with no known co-morbidities who had ventricular fibrillation-related cardiac arrest. A 12-lead e . . .
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Association of fragmented QRS complex on ECG with the presence of myocardial fibrosis in myocardial perfusion scan.

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19050210314789
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Karen May Arellano, Dave Padilla, Jerry M. Obaldo
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Background: Myocardial ischemia is a well-known cause of heart failure accounting for 24% according to the Framingham and Framingham Offspring cohort study between 1970-1999. Another infrequent, but serious complication of myocardial infarction are life threatening ventricular ar . . .
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Comparison of the effectiveness of four (4) session play module versus the conventional cardiovascular rehabilitation therapy among post-operative congenital heart disease pediatric patients ages 5-12 years old.

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19050210232868
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Mary Antoniette M.  Lozada
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Background: Play is primarily a way for a child to communicate, especially when under stress. However, the efficacy of therapeutic play is not widely accepted by the scientific community due to lack of evidence-based studies. The objective of this study was to determine the effec . . .
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The percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy registry: The Philippine heart center experience a 5 year review (1999-2003).

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19043009283186
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Daniel A. Dino, Agapito Fortuno
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Background: Percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy (PTMC) can increase mitral valve areas and reduce mitral valve gradients in selected patients with mitral stenosis. The PTMC Registry was organized in our institution to address concerns regarding current clinical and pro . . .
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Stroke prevention in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: A meta-analysis of antithrombotic therapy.

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19042910404414
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Dorothy P. Marcelino
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In patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation, warfarin anticoagulation is efficacious in stroke prevention. This meta-analysis aimed to clarify this benefit on prevention of ischemic stroke and vascular death against its risks of hemorrhagic stroke and major extracranial hemorrhages, and whe . . .
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Effectiveness of spironolactone as add-on therapy in resistant hypertension: A meta analysis of randomized controlled trials.

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19042909332077
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Katherine N. Requinta, Jessielyn E. Sia, Arvin R. Yumul
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Background: Resistant hypertension is a common clinical problem that both primary care clinicians and specialists encounter worldwide. The 7ili joint national national committee (JNC 7) defined resistant hypertension as inability to achieve a blood pressure lower than 140/90 mm Hg despite optimal . . .
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Comparison of low and high dose angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors in congestive heart failure (A meta-analysis).

HERDIN Record No.
100731-19042908441082
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Kenneth C. Oporto
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Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors have been proven in several major clinical trials to improve symptoms and prolong life. Yet the dosages used in these trials are oftentimes not attained in clinical practice. A meta-analysis was done to determine if low dose and high ACE inhibitors c . . .
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Accuracy of risk calculator predicting postoperative respiratory failure and prolonged mechanical ventilation after a cardiothoracic surgery in the Philippine Heart Center.

HERDIN Record No.
100731-1904221144530
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Gladys Judynil B. Daba, Ma. Encarnita Blanco-Limpin, Aileen G. Banzon
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BACKGROUND: Postoperative Respiratory Failure (PRF) is among the most common postoperative pulmonary complications.2 It's usually defined as failure to wean from mechanical ventilation within 48 hours of surgery or in some studies reaching to 7 days or when there is un . . .
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