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Dr. Lourdes A. Manahan Centennial Rheumatology Issue of Acta Medica Philippina

In the early 1960s, a young internist from Philippine General Hospital in the name of Dr. Lourdes A. Manahan created the foundation of Philippine Rheumatology. After her publication on a familial condition which later bear her name, the Rotor-Manahan-Florentin Syndrome, her research interest soon shifted towards rheumatology. Being the only rheumatologist in the country during...