vol. 2, no. 1 (2013)
Health Sciences Journal


The UERMMMCI Health Sciences Journal is a peer-reviewed journal published twice a year by the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center Research Institute for Health Sciences. It publishes original articles, reviews, and editorials written by the faculty, trainees, students and personnel of the Medical Center, whether such are original or previously published articles.

Publisher: University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center

Potential Citation/s: 250

Category: Health Care Sciences & Services | Nursing |

ISSN 2244-4378 (Print)

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A cross-sectional study of the association between prenatal consultation and low birth weight in Barangay Doña Imelda, Quezon City

Erjan Malimban | John Jerome Malubay | Maxinne Erica Mamaril | Laurin Franchesca Maravilla | Anna Carissa Mariano | Klarizza Mae Marquez | Karen Loura Mae Morales | Paulo Nacorda | Jemie Rose Maria Theresa Narag | Kisha Narva | Dennis Naval | Georgina T. Paredes

Discipline: Health

The effect of aerobic exercise on the cognitive ability of physical therapy students

Raymond Carlos | Yoni Benjamin Gonzales | Nikki Ilustre | Ralph Pamittan | Josef Joaison Wee | Ester Melody R. Nicolas

Discipline: Health

A case-control study of smoking and alcohol intake as preconception and prenatal risk factors for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) among Filipino children

Discipline: Health

Awareness, attitudes and practices of Filipino fathers in artificial family planning: A descriptive study

Jeaness Marie G. Amante | Jansil Marie L. Amit | Kristel Mae F. Amparado | Anna Romina A. Anchores | Nafeeza Jeane F. Andal | Liwayway R. Andrade | Cynric S. Ang | Pamela C. Angulo | Frances Andrea A. Añover | Erika M. Aquino | Justin S. Aquino | Karieza Genese E. Basinang

Discipline: Health

A randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of baking soda - acetic acid solution as an adjunct to benzoyl peroxide in treating acne vulgaris among Filipino teenagers and adults

Discipline: Health

The effectiveness of music therapy in the reduction of low back pain due to musculoskeletal disorders

Maria Kayla B. Cacnio | Hazel A. Edquiban | Trisha Marie E. Fontamillas | Fatima N. Medina | Fria Rose R. Santos

Discipline: Health

Association of pre-natal exposure to alcohol or maternal obesity with orofacial clefts in children 5 years old and below: A case-control study

Catherine Denise L. Mendoza | John Michael A. Mendoza | Henry Ishmael D. Mina | Nina Katrina L Mirabueno | Cathrine P. Miura | Vicente Ii P. Requilme | Katherine B. Reynado | Jeffrey Ii G. Rico | Kristina Marie Michelle O. Rivera | Ronald P. Rivero | Ivyrose D. Robles | Georgina T. Paredes

Discipline: Health

Sexual activity and QoL in the elderly: A cross-sectional study of the association of sexual activity with the quality of life and performance of activities of daily living in elderly persons in Barangay Ugong, Pasig City

Discipline: Health