Phil. Journal of Internal Medicine (Vol.57 No.3) Volume 57 Number 3 July to September 2019 C O N T E N T S EDITORIAL Evolving Medical Literature Pelagio L. Esmaquel, Jr., M.D. LEGAL PRESCRIPTION Mature Minor Doctrine Atty. Rodel V. Capule M.D. ORIGINAL ARTICLE Predictive National Health and Nutrition Education Survey on Chronic Venous Insufficiency Lilibeth Maravilla, M.D.; David Raymund Salvador, M.D.; and Maria Teresa Abola, M.D. Second-day Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) Score as Predictor in 30–Day Hospital Mortality among Filipino Adult Patients who Presented with Sepsis at the Emergency Department Christoper John N. Tibayan, M.D.; and Ferdinand G. Alcala, M.D. Ten-Year Survival Analysis of Filipino Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus at the National Kidney and Transplant Institute Emily Mae L. Yap, M.D.; and Charito Cruz-Bermudez, M.D. Outcome of Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Patients who Underwent Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (CABG) at Chinese General Hospital and Medical Center from January 2010 to December 2016 Lenor P. Fusin-Herrera, M.D.; and Rebecca Lim-Alba, M.D. Clinical Profile and Outcomes of Filipino Lupus Patients with Myocarditis in a Tertiary Hospital Patricia Pauline M. Remalante, M.D.; Marc Denver A. Tiongson, M.D.; Geraldine T. Zamora, M.D.; and Jose Donato A. Magno, M.D. Comparison of the Prevalence of Hypertension using Three Proposed Classifications in a Single Center Primary Prevention Setting Emily Mae L. Yap, M.D.; Rhalp Jaylord L. Valenzuela; and Gerald C. Vilela, M.D. CASE REPORT Pleural Effusion as an Initial Presentation of Dermatomyositis: A Case Report Yves Jean Y. Liong, M.D.; and Ivy Catherine T. Rivera-Go, M.D. Primary Spinal Epidural Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A Case Report Kristianne A. Payad, M.D.; and Dax Ronald Librado, M.D. Acute Coronary Syndrome Non-ST Elevation in a Young Lady Bryan Rene Toledano, M.D.; Emily Mae Yap, M.D.; and James Ho, M.D. REVIEW Mutations and Other Biomarkers in Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Carcinoma with Implications in the Philippine Setting Joven Q. Tanchuco, M.D.