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Compliance with Guidelines and Six Month Mortality in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome: PHC Experience.

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100731-19092711191923
Author(s) :
Leahdette O. Padua, Maria Consolacion Dolor-Torres
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Background: In patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS), mortality can be predicted using risk-scoring systems. However, the impact of compliance to guidelines-based intervention is poorly documented. Objectives: This studies aims to determines, taking . . .
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The Clinical Profile, Angiographic Features and Outcomes of Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Who Underwent Emergency Coronary Angiogram at the Philippine Heart Center.

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100731-19092711044374
Author(s) :
Ian  . Guerrero, Andres  Baysa
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Background: Acute Coronary Syndrome encompasses the spectrum of unstable angina, NSTEMI and STEMI. Pivotal in the management of these patients is recognition of clear cut indications for early invasive strategy as it translates to better survival outcome and less complications. . . .
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Comparative diagnostic value of computed tomography and aortography in evaluating for thoracic aortic dissection: a prospective study.

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100731-19040314160655
Author(s) :
Jane A. Hechanova-Bautista, Honorato H.  Piedad
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BACKGROUND: Aortic dissection requires prompt and reliable diagnosis to reduce high mortality rate. This study is designed to assess the specificity, sensitivity, positive and negative predictive values of Computed Tomography and Aortography in evaluating for thoracic aortic diss . . .
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Pulmonary complications after coronary bypass graft surgery.

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100731-1904041158302
Author(s) :
John Clifford U. Martyr, Ma. Encarnita Blanco-Limpin, Teresita S. de Guia
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Introduction: Pulmonary complications are the most common form of postoperative morbidity experienced by surgical patients. Objectives: To determine the incidence of postoperative pulmonary complications after coronary artery bypass graft surgery and the . . .
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Transesophageal doppler pulmonary venous pattern in mitral stenosis in the presence of left atrial spontaneous echo contrast and left atrial appendage thrombus.

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100731-19040516472672
Author(s) :
Ma. Belen A. Balagapo, Romeo J. Santos
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This is a prospective study done to describe the pulmonary venous flow pattern of the left upper pulmonary vein by transesophageal pulse wave Doppler in patients with mitral stenosis with Left Atrial Appendage thrombus, spontaneous echo contrast and absence of spontaneous echocontrast nor thrombu . . .
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Isolated iliac artery aneurysm: Case report and review of literature.

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100731-19040810290565
Author(s) :
Recto R. Villajuan, Renato  Villanueva
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Objectives: To report a rare case of an isolated common iliac aneurysm and review existing literature regarding contemporary options in its management. Design: Case Report Setting: Tertiary Training Hospital, Philippine Heart Cent . . .
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Permanent pacemaker insertion at Philippine Heart Center: Indications, patient characteristics and early complications.

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100731-1904121159134
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Background: Cardiac pacing has evolved rapidly since its inception in the late 1950's. Most recently, we have witnessed a number of new indications for pacing that are based not on the need to treat bradycardia, the most common indication, but on an attempt to improve hemodynamic . . .
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Quality of care for patients with hypertension at the Philippine Heart Center.

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100731-19041511060221
Author(s) :
Maribel C. Gonzales
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Background: Despite the availability of a wide range of anti-hypertensive drugs, hypertension and its complications are still important causes of adult morbidity and mortality worldwide.1 In the Philippines, the overall prevalence of hypertension based on a single visi . . .
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Absolute neutrophilia as predictor for the development of early-onset congestive heart failure in the patients admitted for acute myocardial infarction.

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100731-19041513261697
Author(s) :
Wilfredo M. Ypil Jr., Ramoncito  Tria, Santos Jose Abad
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Background: The occurrence of congestive heart failure (CHF) during hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is an important factor influencing morbidity and mortality. AMI is frequently associated with leukocytosis. Studies have shown that the cytokines released fro . . .
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A rare case of primary anterior mediastinal yolk sac tumor.

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100731-19042211211899
Author(s) :
Cristia Maysol T. Maderazo-Morales, Fernando G. Ayuyao
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Mediastinal Germ cell tumors are extragonadal germ cell tumors (EGGCTs) commonly seen in children and young adults. Other extragonadal sites that has been detected includes  the presacral area, the face, uvula, and the pineal gland. Yolk sac tumor (endodermal sinus tumor) is a subtype of germ ce . . .
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