Phil. Journal of Internal Medicine (Vol.57 No.4)

Volume 57 Number 4

October to December 2019

 C O N T E N T S



Philippines: Vaccination, Quo Vadis?

Ma. Margarita T. Cayco, M.D.

Legal Prescription

Right to Conscientious Refusal

Atty. Rodel V. Capule M.D.

Original Article

Prevalence of Subclinical Hyperthyroidism in Adults with Hypertension

Rainier John Buensalida, M.D.; and Lennie Lee-Chua, M.D.

Clinical Profile and Prognostic Factors of Mortality among Adult Tetanus Patients in Cagayan Valley Medical Center: A Cross-sectional Study

Evervic Joy G. Dalanao, M.D.; and Jose Carlo B. Valencia, M.D.

A Comparison of the Maternal and Perinatal Outcomes of  Pregnant Patients who are Euthyroid versus those with Subclinical Hypothyroidism Treated with Levothyroxine Using Different TSH Cut-off Levels

Mae Rhea Lim-Pacoli, M.D.; Ceryl Cindy Tan, M.D.; and Imelda L. Bilocura, M.D.


Efficacy of Febuxostat for the Prevention of Tumor Lysis Syndrome in Patients with Hematological and Soft Tissue Malignancies: A Meta-analysis

Allyn E. Pacio, M.D.; Angelo Rome Y. Andaya, M.D.; and Kimberly C. Mendoza, M.D.

The Effectiveness of Pentoxifylline in NAFLD: A Meta-analysis

John Mark K. Torres, M.D.; Carlos Rolando Cuaño, M.D.; and Janus P. Ong, M.D.

Case Report

A Rare Case of Ruptured Mycotic Infrarenal Aortic Aneurysm Secondary to Salmonella Species

Bryan Rene Toledano, M.D.; Emily Mae Yap, M.D.; Raquel Victoria Ecarma, M.D.; Frederick R. Llarena, M.D.; Aquileo Rico, M.D.; Warren Rondilla, M.D.; and Joel Paz, M.D.

Severe Keratoderma Blenorrhagicum Simulating Psoriasis in Reactive Arthritis: A Case Report

Richelle Joy D. Bayson, M.D.; and Sandra V. Navarra, M.D.

Loud and Clear: A Case Report on Ortner’s Syndrome (Cardiovocal Syndrome)

Genesis Raymond B. Gacal, M.D.; and Raymund Darius C. Liberato, M.D.

An Unusual Manifestation of an HIV Patient with Fungimea Presenting with Cryptococcal Lymphadenitis

Democrito Jan Christiaan Z. Mendoza III, M.D.; and Dax Ronald O. Librado, M.D.,FPCP