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Activity Update - Philippines

 January to 30 December 2007

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Workshops
Education and training sessions relevant to evidence-based practice (generating, appraising or using evidence) conducted under the guidance and preparation of the SEA-ORCHID team. Examples include: EBP/EBM workshops, preparing Cochrane systematic reviews, CPG appraisal and development, appraisal of RCTs and qualitative research, literature searching, using the Cochrane Library and RHL.

Date

Topic

Duration (hrs)

Who

No.

Participants

 

Philippine General Hospital

26 Mar

Evidence Based Medicine

8

Jacinto Mantaring
Resti Bautista

90

Residents and Fellows of the Department of Pediatrics

10 Apr Research Methodology – Research Question
8
Geraldine Castillo
60
Residents and Fellows of the Department of OB-GYN
11 Apr Research Methods
8
Mario Festin
63
Residents and Fellows of the Department of OB-GYN
17 Apr The Cochrane Library
3
Mario Festin
56
Residents and Fellows of the Department of OB-GYN
24 Apr Making Clinical Practice Guidelines
3

Mario Festin
Geraldine Castillo
Valerie Guinto
Cristina Crisologo

62
Residents and Fellows of the Department of OB-GYN
26 Apr Promoting the Cochrane Library Database to UP-PGH interns
3
Gina Canceran
262
Interns of the Philippine General Hospital
8 May Presentation of CPG topics
3
Mario Festin
60
Residents and Fellows of the Department of OB-GYN
22 May Statistics in Research
3
Mario Festin
60
Residents and Fellows of the Department of OB-GYN
16 Sep Evidence based workshop on OCP use - how to use EBM in detailing
14
Mario Festin, Lee Lllamas-Clark, Valerie Guinto, Geraldine Castillo
20
Medical Representatives / Managers
27-28 Sep Cochrane Systematic Reviews
14
Steve McDonald, Jackie Ho
5
Doctors
1 Oct

EBM for Librarians Workshop (UP Manila University Library)
- Intro to EBP

7
Gina Canceran, Steve McDonald, Ina Crisologo
30
Librarians from Manila medical colleges
25-26 Oct EBM in detailing
14
Mario Festin, Lee Lllamas-Clark
- with sessions lectured/facilitated by: Drs. Lourdes Capito, Geraldine Castillo-Torralba, Valerie Guinto, Ina Crisologo, Virginia de Jesus, Ricky Oblepias, Ricky Luna, Regina Vitriolo
35
Medical Representatives / Managers
Totals
Hours:
88
Participants:
813
 

 

Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital

7 Oct Presentation of CPG development on perioperative preparation
0.5
Lu Andal
16

O&G consultants

15-20 Oct Life saving skills training
40
Lu Andal
11

Midwives

19-28 Nov Basic emergency obstetric care
88
Lu Andal
18

Doctors, nurses, midwives

Nov CATS on diagnosis/therapy
1
Dr Montana
19

Residents

Dec Appraisal of CPGs
1
Cynthia Anzures
21

Residents

Weekly (from May) Literature searching
Using the Cochrane Library
32 (1-hour sessions)
Lu Andal, Cynthia Anzures, Bobby Montan
10-15

Residents and medical clerks

Totals
Hours:
162.5
Participants:
405
 

 

National & Regional Workshops

23 May

Technical Group – CPG on Caesarean Delivery

8

Mario Festin
Cristina Crisologo
Valerie Guinto

15

Technical Group Members

24 May Technical Group – CPG on Facility Based Deliveries (normal deliveries)
8
Mario Festin
Valerie Guinto
15
Technical Group Members
25 May Technical Group – CPG on Surgical Contraception
3

Mario Festin
Jericho Luna

10
Technical Group Members
4 Nov POGS Annual Preconvention Workshop on CPGs
0.5

Cynthia Anzures

O&G consultants and residents
Totals
Hours:
19.5
Participants:
45
 

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Meetings

Meetings of SEA-ORCHID team members with local, regional or national leaders. The purpose of these meetings is varied and may include increasing awareness of the Project, promoting networking and increasing the potential to bring about practice change.

Date

Topic

Who

 

Philippine General Hospital

3 Apr Cochrane Library promotion

Geraldine Castillo
Gina Canceran

6 Oct Clinician interviews - SEA-ORCHID qualitative data collection

Jack Short, Tari Turner
Residents, consultants, nurses, midwives of O&G department

 

Jose Fabella Hospital

Jun-Dec

SEA ORCHID team: project updates

SEA ORCHID Team

11-12 Oct

Clinician interviews - SEA-ORCHID qualitative data collection

Jack Short, Tari Turner
Residents, consultants, nurses, midwives of O&G department

Oct

Introduction of EBM to the nursing service

Lu Andal, chief nurse

Oct

Introduction of EBM to the midwifery lectures

Cynthia Anzures, midwifery school staff

Oct-Nov

Critical appraisal of perioperative preparation/care topics

Lu Andal, CPG technical working group

15 Nov

CPG technical working group

Lu Andal, O&G consultants, junior consultants

 

National

10 Apr

PSMFM Annual Convention - EBM in Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Philippine Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine officers
Mario Festin

17 Apr

POGS Annual Convention - Symposium on Clinical Practice Guidelines

Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society officers
Mario Festin

15 May PSMFM Annual Convention - EBM in Maternal and Fetal Medicine Philippine Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine officers
Mario Festin
25 May POGS Annual Convention - Symposium on Clinical Practice Guidelines Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society officers
Mario Festin
Oct

Philippine Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine

  • Use of Evidence Based Medicine in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Caroline Crowther, Mario Festin, Geraldine Castillo Torralba
Members of PSMFM , obstetrics consultants, residents in training
21 Nov

Presentation of final version of CPG on Facility-Based delivery

Mario Festin, Cynthia Anzures

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Additional activities

For example, regular departmental activities (e.g. journal club, case conferences, ward rounds, etc) that have been introduced or modified to include evidence-based practice, critical appraisal, etc. Please indicate the change that has taken place and who the change has affected.

 

Activity

Change

Who

 

Philippine General Hospital

Monthly journal clubs of Sections of Maternal and Fetal Medicine and Reproductive Endorcrinology

Incorporation of critical appraisal techniques in discussing relevant articles

Fellows and resident rotators
Weekly Critical Appraisal Topics Discussion Groups – Section of Newborn Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Utilisation of CATS in clinical problems

Fellows and resident rotators in Pediatrics
Message board re: Active Management of the 3rd stage of Labour

Increase awareness and knowledge of results of systematic reviews in the Cochrane Library

Medical students, nurses, residents, fellows and consultants

Message board re: Shaving and Enema Use in Labour

Increase awareness and knowledge of results of systematic reviews in the Cochrane Library

Medical students, nurses, residents, fellows and consultants

Message board re: Steroid administration for patients at risk of preterm birth

Increase awareness and knowledge of results of systematic reviews in the Cochrane Library

Medical students, nurses, residents, fellows and consultants

Poster: Cochrane Library Access

Posting of the Cochrane library poster outside the medical library
Use of the CL in the library increasing

Medical students and all medical library users

Resident and Fellow research projects

Screening of projects by SEA-ORCHID team

Residents and Fellows

 

Jose Fabella Hospital

Message of the Month poster in labour and delivery rooms

Increase awareness and knowledge of medical and paramedical staff on the results of systematic reviews of our daily practices

OB Residents, Midwives (Residents and Students)

Journal club

CATS has been taught and included in every session. Knowledge on CATS has been facilitated.

OB Residents, medical clerks

Case presentations

Use of critically appraised journals before citing in their papers

OB Residents

Case conferences

Included critically appraised journals during discussion and also discussed what the evidence said

OB consultants, residents and medical clerks

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Conference Presentations
Local, national or international conferences at which SEA-ORHCID team members presented an aspect of the SEA-ORCHID Project either as conference speaker or poster presenter

Date

Conference title and location

Title of presentation/poster

Presenter

28 Feb National Congress & Seminar Workshop: The Cutting-Edge Information Professional: A Mini-Radical Sabbatical for Medical & Health Librarians Evidence-Based Medicine: Role of Librarians Arlene A. Marzo, Head Librarian UP College of Science
Mar Indonesian Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine Clinical Practice Guidelines Development

Mario Festin
Mohammad Hakimi
Ova Emila
Detty Nurdiati
Jackie Ho
Jadsada Thinkhamthrop

Mar Indonesian Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Round Table Discussion on Gestational Diabetes Practice
Symposium Lecture on Nutritional Management of Gestational Diabetes
Symposium Lecture on Acute Renal Failure in Pregnancy

Mario Festin
Apr Intensive Management Unit Rounds

Use of Evidence in Hypertensive Complications in Pregnancy and in Fetal Monitoring - Section of Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Geraldine Castillo
29 Apr

WHO RHL@10 meeting
Khon Kaen , Thailand

SEA-ORCHID project experience - implementing best practice

Mario Festin
Pisake Lumbiganon
Steve McDonald
Jadsada Thinkhamrop
Bundpode Suwannachat
Ussanee Swadpanich
Jackie Ho
Detty Nurdiati
Ruth Martis
Caroline Crowther

9 May Quarterly Perinatal Statistics 2007

Use of the Cochrane Library data on explaining perinatal outcomes - Section of Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Geraldine Castillo
3 Jul Annual Postgraduate Course of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Philippine General Hospital Interpretation and Management Intrapartal Monitoring Traces Cristina Crisologo
3 Jul Annual Postgraduate Course of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Philippine General Hospital Surveillance and Termination of Postterm Pregnancy Geraldine Castillo
3 Jul Annual Postgraduate Course of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Philippine General Hospital Management of Intrauterine Growth Restriction Valerie Guinto
17 Aug 2nd Philippine Cochrane Library Reviewers Network Title Registration – the Pregnancy and Childbirth Review Group Experience Geraldine Castillo
17 Aug 2nd Philippine Cochrane Library Reviewers Network Promoting and Supporting the Preparation and Updating the Cochrane Systematic Reviews Mario Festin
18 Aug

Philippines Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine Annual Convention

  1. Reproductive Health Library Use
  2. Presentation of CPGs on Facility Based Deliveries

Mario Festin

18 Aug

Philippines Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine Annual Convention

Learning and Dissemination of the Cochrane Evidence

Geraldine Castillo

19 Sep Quarterly Perinatal Statistics 2007

Incorporate results of systematic reviews to explain perinatal outcomes - Section of Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Valerie Guinto, Geraldine Castillo, Cristina Crisologo

4 Nov Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society (POGS) Annual Convention

RHL use

Clinical Practice Guidelines on:

  • Facility Based Deliveries
  • Cesarean Section
  • Hypertension
  • Peroperative preparation
  • Preterm Labor

Mario Festin
Lora Tansengco
Geraldine Castillo-Torralba
Cynthia Anzures
Valerie Guinto

4 Nov Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society (POGS) Annual Convention

Clinical Practice Guidelines on:

  • Perioperative Preparation and Management

Cynthia Anzures

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