Phil. Journal of Internal Medicine (Vol.55 No.4)

Volume 55 Number 4
October - December 2017 Issue



Medicine and Altruism
Ma. Margarita T.Cayco, M.D.

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Original Papers

Successful Reduction in Thyroid and Nodule Volumes in Large Solitary and Multinodular Goiters with Serial 131Iodine Therapy
April Melody T. Abcede, M.D.; Sjoberg A. Kho, M.D.; Bien J. Matawaran, M.D.; Leilani B. Mercado-Asis, M.D.

Development and Validation of the Filipino Version of the Coronary Artery Disease Education Questionnaire Version 2 (Filipino CADE-Q II)
Lucky R. Cuenza, M.D.; Bernard Benjamin Albano, M.D.; Joseph Michael Ramirez, M.D.; Raphael Magbag, PTRP; Benjamin Jose Quito, M.D.; Edgardo Ebba, M.D.; Leandro Bongosia, M.D.

Diagnosis of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) using the International Association of the Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) Criteria and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes Among a Cohort of Filipino Women: An Association Analysis
Kristine S. de Luna, M.D.; Elaine C. Cunanan, M.D.

Relationship of Average Daily Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load with Body Mass Index Among Filipinos in the Rural Setting
Hderbert A. Arellano, M.D.; Mark Anthony S. Sandoval, M.D.; Elizabeth Paz-Pacheco, M.D.; Jundelle Romulo Jalique, R.N.

Disease Characteristics of Behcet’s Disease Among Filipino Patients Seen in Rheumatology Clinics
Juneth Ria R. Limgenco-Hipe, M.D.; Evelyn O. Salido, M.D.; Ester G. Penserga, M.D.

The Effect of a Single-Session Diabetes Education on the Knowledge, and Attitudes of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Seen at Out Patient Clinics in Chinese General Hospital: A Prospective Cohort Study
Michelle U. Cornel, M.D.; Lora May T. Tin Hay, M.D.

The Correlation of Body Mass Index with Fasting C-peptide Levels of Newly Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Filipino Patients
Patrick Y. Siy, M.D.; Oliver Allan C. Dampil, M.D.; Joselynna A. Quimpo, M.D.

The Incidence of In-hospital Hypoglycemia and its Associated Risk Factors Among Adult Filipino Patients with Diabetes Mellitus in Chong Hua Hospital
Ma. Vircel Duyongco-Tiu, M.D.; Imelda Lagula-Bilocura, M.D.

Accuracy of Blood Glucose Measurements Using Capillary and Arterial Line of Extracorporeal Circuit of Hemodialysis Among Diabetic Patients Undergoing Outpatient Hemodialysis at The Medical City
Genevieve F. Sia, M.D.; Christy S. Yao, M.D.

Hemodialysis Patients’ Compliance and Adherence Behaviors to Renal Replacement Therapy in 2 Dialysis Centers in Iloilo City: A Cross-sectional, Analytic Study
Renato C. Ong Jr., R.M.T., M.D.; Agnes Jean M. Villaflor, M.D., Patricio P. Palmes, M.D.

Case Reports

Neurosyphilis(Ocular Syphilis) with Cerebral Atrophy in an HIV patient :Case Report
Vaughn Caesar L. Edulan, M.D.; Jeremyjones Robles, M.D.; Carmela Remotigue, M.D.