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The effect of Garlic (Allium sativum) on total cholesterol, LDL, HDL and LDL:HDL ratio of the serum of induced hyperlipidemic rabbits.

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7018-19021617432926
Author(s) :
Michelle Melodia, Rovie Theresa Mesola, Elsa Gisella Mirasol, Sharon Murillo, Grace Piedad, Rossali Pilapil, Ma. Cristina Ragasa, Alexander Palanca, Jeffrey Reasol, Rene Tapang
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Coronary heart disease is one of the leading causes of death in the Philippines. Medications used in the management of CHD are expensive and beyond the reach of those in the lower socio-economic strata. Garlic has been advertised as a cheap way of decreasing risk of CHD. Increased risk of CHD has . . .
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Prevalence of depression and anxiety and the relationship with perceived stress among medical students of a private medical institute in Cebu City.

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R07-CIM-18121212100386
Author(s) :
Daniel Amparado, Justin Chuidian, Juanito Juney C. Go, Danica Julia P. Oliveros, Jan Angeli T. Ong, Myra Grace  C. Parcon, Joan Francine  U. Perez, Claire Princess  Quinones
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Abstract: The issue on mental health has always been a perennial obstacle both in the medical and in the political field. Anxiety disorder involves more than temporary worry or fear. Researchers found that genetic and environmental factors,frequently in interaction with one another, are risk fact . . .
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Quality of life of patients with HIV/AIDS enrolled at Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC-CECAP) in Cebu.

HERDIN record number :
R07-CIM-19011817190375
Author(s) :
Janica S. Alguire, Mark Gavin C. Dinsay, Kenn Carlson M. Dy, Juan Bernardo J. Lava, Esther Ann B. Nacita, Doucel L. Oliver, Emma Angeli T. Pableo, Trisha Vera B. Paler, Justine Mae  J. Rondina
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Background: As of March 2016, 32, 647 cases of HIV have been  reported in the Philippines. Among all cities in the country, Cebu City ranked number one in the prevalence of HIV. Various research shows that HIV infection, currently an incurable, lifelong disease, affects multiple dimensions of a . . .
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Cebu Institute of Medicine
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The knowledge of the medical technology interns of Velez College s.y. 2016-2017) towards HIV".

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R07-CIM-18121213014289
Author(s) :
Luke L. Borces, Joni Leih  V. Dongallo, Fritzie Mae Duray, Mario Estella, Eidette Lisondra, Vergel Ladera, Roldanita Mata, Dayanara Noynay, Erwin Salang, Krizel Tormis
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Background: HIV/AIDS has been described as "the most devastating epidemic humanity has even known". The step to prevention is diagnosis and counseling and testing. Hence, in high prevalence areas, people are encouraged to get tested to know their status. Objective: The researchers' aim is to dete . . .
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Cebu Institute of Medicine
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A comparative study on the LDL cholesterol-lowering effects of red bell peppers (Capsicum annuum) extract and atorvastatin on diet-induced hypercholesterolemic rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus).

HERDIN record number :
R07-CIM-18103017581267
Author(s) :
Devin Edjohn Michael  A. Aballe, Faith A. Amador, Lui Miguel J. Balbuena, John D. Bartolome, Elaine Marielle S. Bayalas, Janine Paula P. Cebrecus, Sheena Marie C. Cebrecus, Yvette G. Viola, Cleofe Maria F. Elli, Ella Marielle J. Estanislao, Natasha Leigh M. Laya, Bert Ryan T. Lim, Mark James  I. Melendres, Llyod Lyle O. Ravidas, Xelmarc Czyllsi Dyle Sumaoy, Corinne Eliza Yu
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Context/Background: Hypercholesterolemia has played a crucial part in the disease progression of some of the most deadly and debilitating illnesses people currently face. Previous studies have claimed that Red bell peppers have components which can combat lipid peroxidation and prevent or delay t . . .
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Cebu Institute of Medicine
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The anti-inflammatory effect of Averrhoa bilimbi leaf extract on croton-oil induced inflammation of ICR mice ears.

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R07-CIM-18070517594712
Author(s) :
Streffi Jasmyn Belderol, Patrick Louis Cabaaero, Nestor Camarinta, Sim Vincent Fernandez, Norman Formilleza Jr., Lou Angelie Gallares, Dayanara Mae Garcia, Charize Marian Gulfan, Clarenz Marie Jaranilla, Niña Rica Lim, Rebecca Maguad, Jaya Mishra, Hamsar Pagayao, Bianca Patangan, Kimbely Nicole Yu
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Rationale: Averrhoa bilimbi is a plant common in Asia, which has been historically used as treatment for inflammation and numerous reports have claimed it has anti-inflammatory properties. Furthermore, it has phytochemicals such as flavonoids, alkanoids and phenols, which have been reported to ha . . .
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Cebu Institute of Medicine
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An in vitro study on the cytotoxic effect of the extract of Muntingia calabura aratiles leaves against A549 human lung adenocarcinoma.

HERDIN record number :
R07-CIM-18100213023466
Author(s) :
Sherry Mae Ampil, Dawn Irvette Cu, Joni Leih Dongallo, Dianne Ducay, Hara Kristel Gacera, Alexandra Camille Montesclaros, Erwin Salang, May Angelie Sierras, Abegail Marie Yangyang, Irving Yu
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Introduction: New discoveries are being made concerning the cytotoxic  effects of Muntingia calabura leaves on a variety of cancer cell lines.There have been no studies on the cytotoxic activity of the methanolic extract of Muntingia calabura on A549 Human lung adenocarcinoma cell line. Objectiv . . .
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Cebu Institute of Medicine
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The maternal outcome of preeclamptic women admitted in VSMMC from January 2016 - February 2016 encompassing the following: death, comorbidities, and improvement of outcome.

HERDIN record number :
R07-CIM-18120711202268
Author(s) :
Alfie Calingacion , Francine Jessa Castro, Don Josef Chiong, Vanessa Marie Habajab, Youssry Jaranilla, Dominic Daniel Ortiz, Angelique Ramirez, May Angelie Sierras, Arianne Bebian Wiersma, Marianne Kristelle Yara
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Abstract: Preeclampsia, a hypertensive disorder of pregnancy, remains a significant contributor to the morbidity and mortality of Filipino mothers. Although several risk factors have been identified universally, there is no available data that shows its incidence and major contributing factors in . . .
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Cebu Institute of Medicine
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The effect of Eggplant (Solanum melongena) leaf extract on the contraction of Frog (Rana species) skeletal muscle.

HERDIN record number :
7018-1902081643375
Author(s) :
Buenaflor Bisnar, Ellen Cabrera , Nicander Casenas, Vladimir Coe, Shiela Pierre de la Cruz, Ethel Dano, Shane  Dirilo, Joanne Marie Ermac, Virginia Espanol, Jesse James Exaltacion
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Abstract: Solanum melongena, which contain the toxin Solanin is found abundantly in the Philippine archipelago. Solanin on the other hand is said to have narcotic  and antispasmodic effect and is present in all species of Solanum. In this study which endeavors to find if a relaxant effect can be . . .
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Cebu Institute of Medicine
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Determination of antimicrobial property of Jatropha curcas ("Tuba tuba") stem and leaf crude extracts against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

HERDIN record number :
R07-CIM-19012817564874
Author(s) :
Arianne Sean Estrada, Jonathan Gulay, Chessa Dawn Gulfan, Vanessa Marie Habajab, Ma. Michaella Isabel Luayon, Desiree Sabino, Timothy James Valdevilla, Jaye Patricia Yap, Jon Darwin Young
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Background: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus has undergone rapid evolutionary changes and epidemiologic expansion. It has spread beyond the confines of health care facilities, emerging anew in the community (Deresinski, 2004). Any person can be infected with the bacteria but immunocomp . . .
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