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The roles of pharmacists in relation to medical doctors, nurses and BHWs in preventing dengue

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13112813183817
Author(s) :
J Solidum
Source Document :
Journal of Life Sciences and Technologies. March 2013; Vol. 1 ( 1 ) (Journal)
Abstract :
The roles taken by Pharmacists, Medical Doctors, Nurses and Barangay Health Workers (BHWs) are important in the maintenance of community health and prevention of diseases as Dengue. In general the study aimed to determine the roles of health professionals in Dengue prevention in the community. Spec . . .
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Aedes sp. surveillance using ovitrap technique in Barangay Sta. Cruz, Makati City, Philippines

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13111908445121
Author(s) :
AT Santiago
Source Document :
Journal of Research in Science, Computing, and Engineering. 2006; Vol. 4 ( 1 ) : p. 23-27 (Journal)
Abstract :
The relative indoor density of Aedes sp. was determined through ovitraps installed in a cluster of 10 households in Barangay Sta. Cruz, Makati City. The house of a dengue case served as the index household from which 9 households located within a 300-meter radius were randomly selected. Each sample . . .
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Understanding the dengue viruses and progress towards their control

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13111311114086
Author(s) :
R Rodriguez-Roche, E Gould
Source Document :
BioMed Research International. 2013; Vol. 2013 : p. 20 (Journal)
Abstract :
Traditionally, the four dengue virus serotypes have been associated with fever, rash, and the more severe forms, haemorrhagic fever and shock syndrome. As our knowledge as well as understanding of these viruses increases, we now recognise not only that they are causing increasing numbers of human in . . .
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Dengue fever: new paradigms for a changing epidemiology

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13111108531079
Author(s) :
D Guha-Sapir, B Schimmer
Source Document :
Emerging Themes in Epidemiology. 2005; Vol. 2 ( 1 ) : p. 1-10 (Journal)
Abstract :
Dengue is the most important arthropod-borne viral disease of public health significance. Compared with nine reporting countries in the 1950s, today the geographic distribution includes more than 100 countries worldwide. Many of these had not reported dengue for 20 or more years and several have no . . .
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Investigation of the anti-thrombocytopenic property of euphorbia hirta linn (Tawa-Tawa) decoction in rat models

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13110409203790
Author(s) :
F E. Edillo
Source Document :
Dengue Bulletin. 2012; Vol. 5 : p. 9 (Journal)
Abstract :
In the study, the students used certain drugs on rat models to mimic dengue hemorrhagic fever. They administered tawa-tawa decoction to the sample groups and collected blood samples to check for platelet count, bleeding time (duration of bleeding), and blood clotting times in several stages of the e . . .
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Hospital-based retrospective assessment of dengue infection among Filipinos

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13110408500930
Author(s) :
R Z. Capeding, F Paladin
Source Document :
Dengue Bulletin. 1997; Vol. 21 : p. 73-76 (Journal)
Abstract :
Dengue infection has increasingly become a significant public health problem in the Philippines. Clinical and laboratory data of confirmed dengue infections in children and adults admitted and referred at a research center for infectious diseases over an eight-year period (1986-1994) were reviewed. . . .
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An entomological study on receptivity of dengue vectors of selected public hospitals admitting dengue patients in Metro Manila, Philippines

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13102315285127
Author(s) :
E Cruz, F V. Salazar, E Carrier, W Aure, R Z. Capeding
Source Document :
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. November 2009 ( 5 ) (Proceedings)
Abstract :
Entomological investigations were carried out in 5 selected public hospitals admitting dengue patients in Metro Manila, Philippines. Results revealed the receptivity and presence of productive sites of Aedes aegypti mosquito, vecto of Denge/Dengue hemorrrhagic fever in these hospitals. The breeding . . .
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Blood transfusion practice in the management of dengue hemorrhagic fever in 0 to 19 years old at a private tertiary medical center

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-12101211011943
Author(s) :
Sitti Nur-en R. Madatu, Florentina U. Ty
Source Document :
Philippine Scientific Journal. 2010; Vol. 43 ( 1 ) : p. 6-11 (Journal)
Abstract :
Dengue virus and virulent Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) represent an international health issue that remains untreatable with traditional antiviral and vaccine therapy. A Cross Sectional Descriptive study was conducted to review blood transfusion (BT) practice in the management of Dengue Hemorrhag . . .
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RITM
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Natural transovarial transmission of dengue viruses in Aedes aegypti (Diptera:Culicidae) in Cebu City, Philippines

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13102209143149
Author(s) :
F E. Edillo, J Sarcos, S Sayson
Source Document :
7th Philippine National Health Research System Week. August 2013 (Proceedings)
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Burden and direct medical cost of dengue in the Philippines

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-13102209040280
Author(s) :
D S. Shepard, Y A. Halasa
Abstract :
Dengue illness is one of the eight pervasive infectious diseases in the Philippines. Despite the country's Epidemic Surveillance and Response (ESR) and the Philippine Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response (PIDSR) of the Department of Health (DOH) in response to World Health Organization's cal . . .
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