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.


Res Ipsa Laquitor Doctrine

Atty. Rodel V. Capule, M.D.



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.


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.