Phil. Journal of Internal Medicine (Vol.46 No.6) Volume 46 Number 6 November - December 2008 Issue C O N T E N T S Guest Editorial The Art of Medicine Eduardo Gotamco Tan, M.D. Legal Prescription for Doctors Autopsies Atty. Rodel V. Capule, M.D. Original Articles Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in Critically Ill Patients Admitted at National Kidney and Transplant Institute Lyn Bonifacio, M.D., and Renato B. Dantes, M.D. The Effectiveness of the Foundation of Lay Education on Heart Diseases (FLEHD) Public Forums in Engendering a Better Understanding of Basic Cardiovascular Health Issues among Barangay Health Workers (Effect-BHW) Jose Donato A. Magno, M.D., and Adolfo B. Bellosillo, M.D. Admission Blood sugars and Clinical Outcomes in the Critically Ill Carlo Rodrigo S. Carreaon, M.D., Cecilia Jimeno, M.D., Margarita V. Holgado, M.D., and Ceryl Cindy Y. Tan, M.D. Serum Uric Acid and its Relationship with Demographic Characteristics among Filipino Adults 20 Years old and Above: Results from the NNHeS 2003 Evelyn Osio-Salido, M.D., Heizel Manapat-Reyes and Leonila F. Dans, M.D. Relationship of Gout and Hyperurocemia in Cardiovascular and Renal Morbidity: 2003 National Nutrition and Health Survey (NNHeS) Julie T. Li-Yu, M.D. Clinical Profile of Patients with Acromegaly at Santo Tomas University Hospital Rosario R. Bongco, M.D., Honolina S. Gomez, M.D., and Leilani B. Mercado-Asis, M.D. Meta-Analysis on the Effect of Domperidone as Treatment for Diabetic Gastroparesis Domingo P. Solimen, M.D. Case Report Sheehan’s Syndrome in a 44-Year Old Filipino Female Cecille R. dela Paz, M.D.