vol. 3, no. 1 (2014)
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: 159

Category: Health Care Sciences & Services | Nursing |

ISSN 2244-4378 (Print)

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Effect of auricular acupressure in smoking cessation among young adults

Estella Grace M. Viguilla

Discipline: Health

Improving motor performance of hemiparetic upper extremity among patients with chronic stroke using constraint-induced movement

Archelle Jane C. Callejo

Discipline: Medicine

A randomized controlled trial of virgin coconut oil and ultrasound gel as coupling medium for therapeutic ultrasound in the management of pain from degenerative osteoarthritis

Raquel S. Cabazor

Discipline: Alternative Medicine

Correlation of internship grades and physical therapy and occupational therapy licensure examination passing rate among physical therapy graduates of a private college in Metro Manila

Mark Francis D. Constantino | Marianne A. Elizaga | Rochelle K. Geronimo | Myca D. Poquiz | Marion Mae M. Tolentino | Jennifer C. Espinosa

Discipline: Education

Construct validation study of the Filipino-translated shoulder rating questionnaire among Filipino patients in the national capital region

Karen Zena B. Pereira | Jorrel R. Mendoza | Jonathan Kevin M. Reyes | Kristine Bernadette R. Bernardo | Maria Kathrina M. Rufa

Discipline: Health

A retrospective cohort study of ankle inversion sprain injury and leg dominance among runners

Rachel Ruth C. Koh | Milad C. Shafiei | Rayzielle Brenn Z. Villasanta | Archelle Jane C. Callejo

Discipline: Health

Parents' profile and level of early intervention physical therapy services rendered to children with physical disabilities

Esther Melody R. Nicolas | Irene T. Acuna

Discipline: Physical Therapy

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 and Wellness

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: Physical Therapy