Sang Cheol Bae

Summary

Affiliation: Hanyang University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Higher prevalence of peripheral arthritis among ankylosing spondylitis patients
    Ji Hyun Lee
    The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:669-73. 2002
  2. pmc Multicenter retrospective analysis of the effectiveness and safety of rituximab in korean patients with refractory systemic lupus erythematosus
    So Young Bang
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University Guri Hospital, Gyeonggi Do, Guri si 471 701, Republic of Korea
    Autoimmune Dis 2012:565039. 2012
  3. pmc Improved health outcomes with etanercept versus usual DMARD therapy in an Asian population with established rheumatoid arthritis
    Sang Cheol Bae
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:13. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Mortality and incidence of malignancy in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Yun Jung Kim
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Rheumatol 39:226-32. 2012
  5. pmc Replication of the genetic effects of IFN regulatory factor 5 (IRF5) on systemic lupus erythematosus in a Korean population
    Hyoung Doo Shin
    Department of Genetic Epidemiology, SNP Genetics Inc, Rm 1407, 14th Floor, Complex B, WooLim Lion s Valley, 371 28, Gasan Dong, Geumcheon gu, Seoul 153 801, Korea
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R32. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Korean fibromyalgia impact questionnaire in women patients with fibromyalgia for clinical research
    Sang Cheol Bae
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    Qual Life Res 13:857-61. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Variable effects of social support by race, economic status, and disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S C Bae
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Rheumatol 28:1245-51. 2001
  8. pmc A Korean rheumatic diseases screening questionnaire
    Hye Soon Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 18:171-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The Korean version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ)
    S C Bae
    Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 19:S96-100. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of systemic lupus activity measure-revised (SLAM-R) for measuring clinical disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S C Bae
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    Lupus 10:405-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications115 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Higher prevalence of peripheral arthritis among ankylosing spondylitis patients
    Ji Hyun Lee
    The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:669-73. 2002
    ..JOAS was quite common and AS was about nine times more common in men than in women. In addition, the HLA B27 antigen frequency was 93%, which is higher than those reported in other studies...
  2. pmc Multicenter retrospective analysis of the effectiveness and safety of rituximab in korean patients with refractory systemic lupus erythematosus
    So Young Bang
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University Guri Hospital, Gyeonggi Do, Guri si 471 701, Republic of Korea
    Autoimmune Dis 2012:565039. 2012
    ..Infections were noted in 3 patients (7.7%). Conclusion. RTX could be an effective and relatively safe therapeutic option in patients with severe refractory SLE until novel B-cell depletion therapy is available...
  3. pmc Improved health outcomes with etanercept versus usual DMARD therapy in an Asian population with established rheumatoid arthritis
    Sang Cheol Bae
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:13. 2013
    ..Patients with established moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis who had an inadequate response to methotrexate were studied...
  4. doi request reprint Mortality and incidence of malignancy in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Yun Jung Kim
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Rheumatol 39:226-32. 2012
    ..To determine the standardized mortality ratio (SMR) and standardized incidence ratio (SIR) for malignancy in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  5. pmc Replication of the genetic effects of IFN regulatory factor 5 (IRF5) on systemic lupus erythematosus in a Korean population
    Hyoung Doo Shin
    Department of Genetic Epidemiology, SNP Genetics Inc, Rm 1407, 14th Floor, Complex B, WooLim Lion s Valley, 371 28, Gasan Dong, Geumcheon gu, Seoul 153 801, Korea
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R32. 2007
    ..11 x 10(-16)). Our results indicate that the genetic effect on the risk of SLE mediated by IRF5 variants can be generally accepted in both white and Asian populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Korean fibromyalgia impact questionnaire in women patients with fibromyalgia for clinical research
    Sang Cheol Bae
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    Qual Life Res 13:857-61. 2004
    ..44), and tender points (0.60) were high and statistically significant. The KFIQ might be a reliable and valid instrument for measuring health status and physical functioning in Korean women patients with FM, but needs further study...
  7. ncbi request reprint Variable effects of social support by race, economic status, and disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S C Bae
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Rheumatol 28:1245-51. 2001
    ..There has been little or no study on identifying patients for whom social support would be most beneficial. It would allow practitioners to enable social support more effectively as a complement to disease management...
  8. pmc A Korean rheumatic diseases screening questionnaire
    Hye Soon Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 18:171-8. 2003
    ..56, except for rheumatoid factor, antinuclear antibody test, and muscle enzyme level. We have developed a simple and sensitive Korean rheumatic diseases-screening questionnaire for the epidemiologic study of rheumatic diseases in Korea...
  9. ncbi request reprint The Korean version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ)
    S C Bae
    Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 19:S96-100. 2001
    ..In conclusion the Korean version of the CHAQ-CHQ is a reliable, and valid tool for the functional, physical and psychosocial assessment of children with JIA...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of systemic lupus activity measure-revised (SLAM-R) for measuring clinical disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S C Bae
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    Lupus 10:405-9. 2001
    ..In conclusion, the SLAM-R is reliable and valid for measuring clinical disease activity in SLE...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of Korean Western Ontario and McMaster Universities (WOMAC) and Lequesne osteoarthritis indices for clinical research
    S C Bae
    The Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 9:746-50. 2001
    ..Our aims were to translate WOMAC and Lequesne osteoarthritis (OA) indices into Korean (KWOMAC, KLequesne) and confirm their reliability, validity, and responsiveness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase M1, T1, and P1 gene polymorphisms and carotid atherosclerosis in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jae Hong Park
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 24:157-63. 2004
    ..008). This study suggests that the GSTT1-0 genotype might have an interaction with carotid atherosclerosis related to RA in Korean postmenopausal RA women without histories of smoking...
  13. pmc Peptidyl arginine deiminase type IV (PADI4) haplotypes interact with shared epitope regardless of anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibody or erosive joint status in rheumatoid arthritis: a case control study
    So Young Bang
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, 17 Hangdang dong Seongdong gu, Seoul 133 792, South Korea
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R115. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Cyclooxygenase-2 polymorphisms and risk of rheumatoid arthritis in Koreans
    Hye Ryeon Yun
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 35:763-9. 2008
    ..To determine the association of single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) in the cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) gene with the risk and radiologic severity of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in Koreans...
  15. doi request reprint Association between the CTLA-4 +49 A/G polymorphism and susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:5599-605. 2012
    ..This meta-analysis demonstrates that the CTLA-4 +49 A/G polymorphism confers susceptibility to RA in Asians, but not in Caucasians...
  16. ncbi request reprint Putative role of functional interferon regulatory factor 5 (IRF5) polymorphism in rheumatoid arthritis in a Korean population
    Yun Jung Kim
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Rheumatol 35:2106-18. 2008
    ..The effect of IRF5 polymorphism on susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has been investigated, and the results were inconsistent. We analyzed the genetic effects of IRF5 polymorphisms on RA in a Korean population...
  17. doi request reprint Possible reactivation of potential hepatitis B virus occult infection by tumor necrosis factor-alpha blocker in the treatment of rheumatic diseases
    Yun Jung Kim
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Guri, Republic of Korea
    J Rheumatol 37:346-50. 2010
    ..To assess the safety of anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF-alpha) therapy in patients with rheumatic diseases in terms of the reactivation of potential hepatitis B virus (HBV) occult infection...
  18. doi request reprint Smoking increases rheumatoid arthritis susceptibility in individuals carrying the HLA-DRB1 shared epitope, regardless of rheumatoid factor or anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibody status
    So Young Bang
    Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea
    Arthritis Rheum 62:369-77. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Incidence of tuberculosis in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA): effects of RA itself and of tumor necrosis factor blockers
    Sang Seokg Seong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 34:706-11. 2007
    ..To elucidate the incidence rate and relative risk of tuberculosis (TB) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and in patients with RA treated with tumor-necrosis-factor (TNF) blockers in Korea...
  20. doi request reprint The association between the PTPN22 C1858T polymorphism and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis update
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:3453-60. 2012
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Biologic discontinuation studies: a systematic review of methods
    Kazuki Yoshida
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 73:595-9. 2014
    ..We conducted a systematic review to assess the design and 'failure definition' in studies of biologic discontinuation in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Systemic lupus international collaborating clinics renal activity/response exercise: development of a renal activity score and renal response index
    Michelle Petri
    Department of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:1784-8. 2008
    ..To develop a measure of renal activity in systemic lupus erythematosus and use it to develop a renal response index...
  23. ncbi request reprint Femoral bone mineral density is associated with vertebral fractures in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: a cross-sectional study
    Jae Bum Jun
    Department of Rheumatology, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, The Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea
    J Rheumatol 33:1637-41. 2006
    ..To determine the association between vertebral fractures and clinical, laboratory, and radiological variables in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cyclooxygenase-2 genotype and rheumatoid arthritis
    Kyu Hoon Lee
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Division of Rheumatology, and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 33:1231-4. 2006
    ..To determine the association between cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) genotypes and risk and severity of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in a Korean population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase M1, T1, and P1 genotypes and rheumatoid arthritis
    Bo Ra Yun
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 32:992-7. 2005
    ..To determine the effects of genetic polymorphisms of glutathione S-transferase (GST) M1, GSTT1, and GSTP on risk and severity of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in a Korean population...
  26. doi request reprint The glutathione S-transferase M1 and P1 polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Gwan Gyu Song
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:10739-45. 2012
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Different genetic effect of PXK on systemic lupus erythematosus in the Korean population
    Eun Mi Kim
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, 17 Haengdang dong, Seongdong Gu, Seoul 133 792, South Korea
    Rheumatol Int 32:277-80. 2012
    ..It is possible that PXK has different genetic contribution on SLE between Caucasians and Asians and that the gene is associated with disease subphenotypes rather than with overall susceptibility...
  28. doi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphisms, C677T and A1298C, are associated with methotrexate-related toxicities in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jung Yoon Choe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Arthritis and Autoimmunity Research Center, Catholic University of Daegu School of Medicine, 3056 6 Daemyung 4 dong, Namgu, Daegu, 705 718, Republic of Korea
    Rheumatol Int 32:1837-42. 2012
    ..058-4.106). In this study, MTHFR polymorphisms were associated with MTX toxicities in Korean patients with RA. Further study for association of MTHFR polymorphisms with MTX toxicities should be needed in larger RA population...
  29. doi request reprint Do patients with elderly-onset rheumatoid arthritis have severe functional disability?
    Soo Kyung Cho
    Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, South Korea
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:23-31. 2012
    ..To identify the clinical features of elderly-onset rheumatoid arthritis (EORA) and their impact on disease outcome...
  30. doi request reprint No association between interleukin 23 receptor gene polymorphisms and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Hee Sun Kim
    Department of Rheumatology, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, 17 Haengdang dong, Seongdong Gu, Seoul 133 792, South Korea
    Rheumatol Int 30:33-8. 2009
    ..Electronic supplementary material The online version of this article (doi:10.1007/s00296-009-0893-8) contains supplementary material, which is available to authorized users...
  31. pmc Association of PPP2CA polymorphisms with systemic lupus erythematosus susceptibility in multiple ethnic groups
    Wenfeng Tan
    David Geffen School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1670, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:2755-63. 2011
    ..This study was designed to determine whether genetic variants of PPP2AC are linked to the expression of SLE and specific clinical manifestations and account for the increased expression of PP2Ac...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus reactivation in HBsAg-positive patients with rheumatic diseases undergoing anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy or DMARDs
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Rheum Dis 16:527-31. 2013
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Factors influencing quality of life (QOL) for Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
    Soo Kyung Cho
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul 133 792, South Korea
    Rheumatol Int 33:93-102. 2013
    ..However, various factors are influencing on the QOL for RA patients according to aspects of QOL. It suggested that clinicians should pay more attention to other factors of RA patients as well as clinical remission to improve their QOL...
  34. doi request reprint Association of genetic polymorphisms in CD40 with susceptibility to SLE in the Korean population
    Young Bin Joo
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seongdong Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:623-30. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association of CD40 polymorphisms with the risk of SLE in the Korean population...
  35. doi request reprint Interaction of HLA-DRB1*09:01 and *04:05 with smoking suggests distinctive mechanisms of rheumatoid arthritis susceptibility beyond the shared epitope
    So Young Bang
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, South Korea
    J Rheumatol 40:1054-62. 2013
    ..We investigated whether HLA-DRB1 risk alleles influence anti-CCP levels and whether each allele interacts with smoking in anti-CCP-positive or -negative RA...
  36. doi request reprint Association between functional Fc receptor-like 3 (FCRL3) -169 C/T polymorphism and susceptibility to seropositive rheumatoid arthritis in Asians: a meta-analysis
    Gwan Gyu Song
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Hum Immunol 74:1206-13. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the functional Fc receptor like-3 (FCRL3) -169 C/T polymorphism confers susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  37. doi request reprint Deletion variants of RABGAP1L, 10q21.3, and C4 are associated with the risk of systemic lupus erythematosus in Korean women
    Ji Hong Kim
    Catholic University of Korea, and Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital of Rheumatic Diseases, Haengdang dong, Seongdong Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Arthritis Rheum 65:1055-63. 2013
    ..However, genome-wide features of CNVs and their role in the risk of SLE remain unknown. The aim of this study was to identify SLE-associated CNVs in Korean women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Inadequate antioxidant nutrient intake and altered plasma antioxidant status of rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Sang Cheol Bae
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Am Coll Nutr 22:311-5. 2003
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate dietary nutrient intake and plasma oxidant/antioxidant status in RA patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Association analyses of DNA methyltransferase-1 (DNMT1) polymorphisms with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Byung Lae Park
    Department of Genetic Epidemiology, SNP Genetics, Inc, 11th Floor, MaeHun B D, 13 Chongro 4 Ga, Chongro Gu, Seoul, 110 834, South Korea
    J Hum Genet 49:642-6. 2004
    ..The DNMT1 variations and haplotypes clarified in this study would provide valuable information for future genetic studies of other autoimmune diseases...
  40. doi request reprint Associations between tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) -308 and -238 G/A polymorphisms and shared epitope status and responsiveness to TNF-alpha blockers in rheumatoid arthritis: a metaanalysis update
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Medical Center, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 37:740-6. 2010
    ..To investigate whether tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) promoter -308 A/G and -238 A/G polymorphisms and shared epitope (SE) status are associated with responsiveness to anti-TNF therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  41. doi request reprint Korean Observational Study Network for Arthritis (KORONA): establishment of a prospective multicenter cohort for rheumatoid arthritis in South Korea
    Yoon Kyoung Sung
    Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, South Korea
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:745-51. 2012
    ....
  42. pmc Safety and clinical responses in ankylosing spondylitis after three months of etanercept therapy
    Chan Bum Choi
    The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 23:852-6. 2008
    ..AS patients with inadequate response to conventional therapy showed significant clinical improvement without serious adverse events after three months of etanercept therapy...
  43. ncbi request reprint TREX1 polymorphisms associated with autoantibodies in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jin Wuk Hur
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Eulji University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Rheumatol Int 28:783-9. 2008
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Associations between interleukin-23 receptor polymorphisms and susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Gwan Gyu Song
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam dong 5 ga Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:10655-63. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that the IL-23R genes confer susceptibility to RA in the European population, but further study of this association is required in other ethnic groups...
  45. doi request reprint Associations between the FAS -670 A/G and -1,377 G/A polymorphisms and susceptibility to autoimmune rheumatic diseases: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:10671-9. 2012
    ..528-0.961, p = 0.027). This meta-analysis demonstrates that the FAS -670 A/G polymorphism confers susceptibility to rheumatic diseases in Asians and SLE and RA, and the FAS -1,377 G/A polymorphism is associated with SLE susceptibility...
  46. doi request reprint Associations between TNFAIP3 gene polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Inflamm Res 61:635-41. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether tumor necrosis factor alpha inducible protein 3 (TNFAIP3) polymorphisms confer susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in ethnically different populations...
  47. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing discrepancies between the QuantiFERON-TB gold in tube test and the tuberculin skin test in Korean patients with rheumatic diseases
    Jae Hoon Kim
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, South Korea
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:424-32. 2013
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint The -169C/T polymorphism in FCRL3 is not associated with susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis or systemic lupus erythematosus in a case-control study of Koreans
    Chan Bum Choi
    Hanyang University College of Medicine, Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    Arthritis Rheum 54:3838-41. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to test the association of this SNP with RA and SLE, in a case-control study of Korean individuals...
  49. ncbi request reprint Increased susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis in Koreans heterozygous for HLA-DRB1*0405 and *0901
    Hye Soon Lee
    Hanyang University College of Medicine, Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, University Medical Center, Seoul 133 792, South Korea
    Arthritis Rheum 50:3468-75. 2004
    ..To investigate the association of susceptibility and protective HLA-DRB1 alleles with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and its clinical markers in an Asian population...
  50. ncbi request reprint Association of reduced CD4 T cell responses specific to varicella zoster virus with high incidence of herpes zoster in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Hyung Bae Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 31:2151-5. 2004
    ..To examine whether the high incidence of herpes zoster in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is associated with the frequency of memory T cells specific to varicella zoster virus (VZV)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Different genetic effects of interferon regulatory factor 5 (IRF5) polymorphisms on systemic lupus erythematosus in a Korean population
    Hyoung Doo Shin
    Laboratory of Genomic Diversity, Department of Life Science, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 35:2148-51. 2008
    ..In an effort to replicate additional associations of interferon regulatory factor 5 (IRF5) polymorphisms with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in an Asian population, we examined those genetic effects in a Korean SLE cohort...
  52. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus (HBV) reactivation in rheumatic patients with hepatitis core antigen (HBV occult carriers) undergoing anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy
    Young Ho Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:118-21. 2013
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Does brachydactyly have a protective effect on the erosive changes in rheumatoid arthritis?
    So Young Bang
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, 17 Haengdang dong, Sungdong gu, Seoul 133 792, Republic of Korea
    Joint Bone Spine 79:271-3. 2012
    ..The objective was to investigate the prevalence of BD in patients with RA and its potential effect on the phenotype, especially erosive changes...
  54. doi request reprint Incidence of tuberculosis among korean patients with ankylosing spondylitis who are taking tumor necrosis factor blockers
    Eun Mi Kim
    Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, 17 Haengdang dong, Seongdong Gu, Seoul 133 792, Republic of Korea
    J Rheumatol 38:2218-23. 2011
    ..To assess the incidence and relative risk of new tuberculosis (TB) infections in Korean patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and patients with AS who are undergoing treatment with tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blockers...
  55. pmc The influence of vertebral fracture on the functional disability of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Soo Kyung Cho
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 29:859-63. 2014
    ..94, P = 0.048) was associated with functional disability of RA patients after adjusting various confounders and it was mainly in walking and arising. The VF might be an important factor which affects functional disability in RA patients. ..
  56. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of MTHFR polymorphism screening by polymerase chain reaction in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving methotrexate
    Seong Kyu Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 33:1266-74. 2006
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Assessment of damage in Korean patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Yoon Kyoung Sung
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, and Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 34:987-91. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of systemic damage in Korean patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and to elucidate associations between possible risk factors and the presence of damage...
  58. pmc Adult-onset Still's disease with disseminated intravascular coagulation and multiple organ dysfunctions dramatically treated with cyclosporine A
    Jae Hong Park
    Division of Rheumatology, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 19:137-41. 2004
    ..Accordingly, we believe that DIC and multiple organ dysfunctions might have been the complications of HS but not that of sepsis, and that CsA can be used as a first-line therapy in case of life-threatening situations...
  59. doi request reprint Associations between interferon regulatory factor 5 polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, South Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 40:1791-9. 2013
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Evaluation of disease activity indices in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    So Yeon Park
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul 133 792, Republic of Korea
    Rheumatol Int 32:545-9. 2012
    ..The cut-off values of each tool derived in this study might be useful for routine monitoring and therapeutic decision-making in Korean RA patients...
  61. doi request reprint TNF promoter -308 A/G and -238 A/G polymorphisms and juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:8497-503. 2012
    ..2, 26.9 %). This meta-analysis shows no association between the A alleles of the TNF -308 A/G or -238 A/G polymorphisms and JIA in Europeans, but that the prevalences of these alleles are ethnicity dependent...
  62. pmc Association of genetic variants in complement factor H and factor H-related genes with systemic lupus erythematosus susceptibility
    Jian Zhao
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 7:e1002079. 2011
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Effect of lower dose intravenous cyclophosphamide on remission induction in Korean patients with lupus nephritis
    Sang Seokg Seong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Konyang University Hospital, Daejeon 302 718, Republic of Korea
    Rheumatol Int 28:453-8. 2008
    ..75-1.0 g/m(2)) IV CYC regimens. Adverse events were more likely (with borderline statistical significance, p = 0.055) in those who achieved renal remission or response than in nonresponders...
  64. doi request reprint The PTPN22 C1858T polymorphism and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Gwan Gyu Song
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1 ga, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 33:1991-9. 2013
    ....
  65. doi request reprint Genome-wide pathway analysis of genome-wide association studies on systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, 5 ga, Anam Dong, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:10627-35. 2012
    ....
  66. doi request reprint Lack of association between poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis in a Korean population
    Kyeong A Lee
    Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, 17 Haengdang dong, Seongdong Gu, Seoul 133 792, South Korea
    Rheumatol Int 32:91-6. 2012
    ..02). Despite a possible association between PARP-1 and the radiological severity of RA, this study found no statistical association between PARP-1 polymorphisms and the susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis in a Korean population...
  67. pmc Use of a multiethnic approach to identify rheumatoid- arthritis-susceptibility loci, 1p36 and 17q12
    Fina A S Kurreeman
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 90:524-32. 2012
    ....
  68. doi request reprint Associations between interleukin-10 polymorphisms and susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 39:81-7. 2012
    ..These findings suggest the IL-10 genes confer susceptibility to RA...
  69. ncbi request reprint Cyclooxygenase-2 polymorphisms and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus in Koreans
    Min Young Her
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University Medical Center, Seoul, 133 792, South Korea
    Rheumatol Int 27:1-5. 2006
    ..A possible protective effect of the low activity C allele against the production of anti-RNP antibodies merits further investigation...
  70. ncbi request reprint A 2-week, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, double-dummy, add-on study of the effects of titration on tolerability of tramadol/acetaminophen combination tablet in Korean adults with knee osteoarthritis pain
    Chan Bum Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Clin Ther 29:1381-9. 2007
    ..Combined tramadol/acetaminophen is used to treat pain related to osteoarthritis. However, adverse events (AEs) leading to discontinuation can occur. Dose titration may decrease the risk for AEs...
  71. doi request reprint Associations between vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1 ga, Anam Dong, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 38:3643-51. 2011
    ..011). This meta-analysis demonstrates that the VDR FokI polymorphism may confer susceptibility to RA in Europeans. Furthermore, associations were found between the VDR BsmI polymorphism and susceptibilities to SLE and LN in Asians...
  72. pmc Genetic risk factors for rheumatoid arthritis differ in Caucasian and Korean populations
    Hye Soon Lee
    Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, South Korea
    Arthritis Rheum 60:364-71. 2009
    ..We also comprehensively evaluated the genetic variation within PTPN22, a well-established autoimmune disease-associated gene...
  73. ncbi request reprint Use of data from multiple registries in studying biologic discontinuation: challenges and opportunities
    Kazuki Yoshida
    Division of Rheumatology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:S28-32. 2013
    ..The first three apply to each registry, and the last three apply to combining multiple registries. This review describes these challenges, corresponding solutions, and potential future opportunities. ..
  74. pmc Eosinophilic fasciitis associated with autoimmune thyroiditis
    Jin Wuk Hur
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 20:180-2. 2005
    ..In the present study we report a case of eosinophilic fasciitis associated with autoimmune thyroiditis...
  75. ncbi request reprint Acute erythroleukemia in a rheumatoid arthritis patient during low-dose methotrexate therapy
    Byung Ryul Choi
    Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, 17 Haengdang dong, Sungdong gu, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 25:311-3. 2005
    ..We describe here a 68-year-old woman with rheumatoid arthritis who developed acute erythroleukemia during low-dose methotrexate therapy (total dose 1702.5 mg). This may be the first such case reported in the literature...
  76. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis in Korea
    Seong Kyu Kim
    The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Rheumatol 31:2032-5. 2004
    ..To identify the prevalence of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) in a large Asian population group...
  77. doi request reprint Association between the chemokine receptor 5 delta32 polymorphism and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1 Anam dong 5 ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Mod Rheumatol 23:304-10. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the functional chemokine receptor 5 delta32 (CCR5-Δ32) polymorphism confers susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  78. pmc Fine mapping of Xq28: both MECP2 and IRAK1 contribute to risk for systemic lupus erythematosus in multiple ancestral groups
    Kenneth M Kaufman
    Division of Rheumatology and The Center for Autoimmune Genomics and Etiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:437-44. 2013
    ..However, due to the strong linkage disequilibrium between IRAK1 and MECP2, it remains unclear which gene is affected by the underlying causal variant(s) conferring risk of SLE...
  79. doi request reprint The association between interleukin-6 polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 126 1 Anam dong 5 ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Inflamm Res 61:665-71. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the functional interleukin-6 (IL-6) promoter -174 G/C and -572 G/C polymorphisms confer susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in ethnically different populations...
  80. pmc Association Between FcgammaR IIa and IIIa polymorphism and clinical manifestations in Korean patients with adult-onset Still's disease
    Young Bae Oh
    The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, 17 Haengdang dong, Seongdong Gu, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:75-80. 2002
    ..FcgammaR IIa-R/R131 and IIIa-F/F176 genotypes, low-binding genotypes for IgG2a and G1, may have more protective effects in acute stage of the disease than the other genotypes...
  81. ncbi request reprint Impaired antioxidant status and decreased dietary intake of antioxidants in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Sang Cheol Bae
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine and the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 22:238-43. 2002
    ..This study compared plasma antioxidant/oxidant status and the dietary nutrient intake of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) to those of healthy controls...
  82. doi request reprint The efficacy and safety of rituximab for the treatment of active rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Anam Dong 5 Ga, Seongbuk gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 31:1493-9. 2011
    ..855, 95% CI 0.622-1.174, P = 0.333). A single course of rituximab with concomitant MTX therapy was found to be effective in DMARD or TNF-blocker-resistant or intolerant patients with active RA...
  83. ncbi request reprint Acute acalculous cholecystitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus with Sjogren's syndrome
    Sung Joon Shin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 17:61-4. 2002
    ..It is a very rare complication and, in the literature review, surgical interventions are mostly applied for treatment. In our case, high dose corticosteroid was tried and clinical manifestations and radiologic findings were improved...
  84. ncbi request reprint Pathway analysis of genome-wide association studies on rheumatoid arthritis
    Gwan Gyu Song
    Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:566-74. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to identify candidate single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and candidate mechanisms of RA and generate hypotheses for SNP 'gene' pathways...
  85. pmc Prevalence of human papilloma virus infections and cervical cytological abnormalities among Korean women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    You Hyun Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Ewha Womans University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:1431-7. 2010
    ..SLE itself may be a risk factor for HPV infection among Korean women, suggesting the importance of close monitoring of HPV infections and abnormal Pap smears in SLE patients...
  86. pmc Common variants within MECP2 confer risk of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Amr H Sawalha
    Department of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e1727. 2008
    ..These findings are potentially related to the overexpression of methylation-sensitive genes in SLE...
  87. doi request reprint The association between the functional PTPN22 1858 C/T and MIF -173 C/G polymorphisms and juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seongbuk gu, Seoul
    Inflamm Res 61:411-5. 2012
    ....
  88. doi request reprint Etanercept induced organizing pneumonia in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis
    Soo Kyung Cho
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul 133 792, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 32:1055-7. 2012
    ..Here, we describe a 36-year-old RA patient in whom organizing pneumonia and systemic lupus erythematosus were detected during etanercept treatment...
  89. doi request reprint Etanercept treatment in rheumatoid arthritis patients with chronic kidney failure on predialysis
    Soo Kyung Cho
    Department of Rheumatology, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University Medical Center, Seoul, 133 792, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 30:1519-22. 2010
    ..These cases show that etanercept may be a safe and effective treatment option for RA patients with chronic kidney failure...
  90. pmc Undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy in Korea: focusing on peripheral arthritis
    Tae Hwan Kim
    The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:71-4. 2002
    ..HLA-B27 was detected in 80 patients (78%). Peripheral arthritis was found in the lower extremities regardless of symmetry or asymmetry and tended to run a benign course with only a few patients having persistent arthritis...
  91. ncbi request reprint [A case of fulminant hepatic failure in Wilson's disease combined with systemic lupus erythematosus]
    Tae Yeob Kim
    Institute of Digestive Disease, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Taehan Kan Hakhoe Chi 8:100-4. 2002
    ..Despite repeated plasma exchange she died of multi-organ failure on the 16th hospital day. Considering this case, Wilson's disease should be considered as a cause of fulminant hepatic failure, especially in juvenile age cases...
  92. doi request reprint Hyponatraemia induced by low-dose intravenous pulse cyclophosphamide
    Young Chul Lee
    Correspondence and offprint requests to Gheun Ho Kim E mail
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1520-4. 2010
    ..Although low-dose intravenous pulse cyclophosphamide therapy is being used extensively in the treatment of malignant and rheumatological diseases, there have been only a few case reports of cyclophosphamide-induced hyponatraemia...
  93. doi request reprint Lack of association between interleukin 23 receptor gene polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis susceptibility
    Jeong Ha Park
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University, 17 Haengdang dong, Seongdong Gu, Seoul, 133 792, South Korea
    Rheumatol Int 29:781-6. 2009
    ..Accordingly, we conclude that IL23R gene polymorphisms cannot be applied as an effective genetic marker for RA susceptibility...
  94. doi request reprint Association between vitamin D intake and the risk of rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Gwan Gyu Song
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Clin Rheumatol 31:1733-9. 2012
    ..Meta-analysis of 215,757 participants suggests that low vitamin D intake is associated with an elevated risk of RA development. Furthermore, available evidence indicates that vitamin D level is associated with RA activity...
  95. doi request reprint Interleukin-4, interleukin-4 receptor, and interleukin-18 polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Gwan Gyu Song
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Immunol Invest 42:455-69. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the functional interleukin-4 (IL-4) -590 C/T, IL-4 receptor (IL-4R) 1902 G/A, IL-18 -607 C/A, and -137 G/C polymorphisms polymorphisms confer susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  96. doi request reprint Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis
    Young Ho Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Arch Med Res 43:356-62. 2012
    ..We undertook this study to assess the effects of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) (administered at ≥2.7 g/day) for a minimum duration of 3 months on clinical outcomes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  97. ncbi request reprint Systemic lupus international collaborating clinics renal activity/response exercise: comparison of agreement in rating renal response
    Michelle Petri
    Department of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:1789-95. 2008
    ..To assess the degree to which physicians agree with each other and with ratings obtained with 3 existing responder indices, in rating the response to treatment of lupus nephritis...
  98. ncbi request reprint Effects of antioxidant supplements intervention on the level of plasma inflammatory molecules and disease severity of rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Sang Cheol Bae
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Division of Rheumatology, The Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Hanyang University MedicalCenter, Seoul, Korea
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:56-62. 2009
    ..Study Design and Settings: The study was conducted as a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, three-treatment cross-over design trial. The participants visited the hospital as outpatients...
  99. pmc Measuring the burden of disease in Korea
    Seok Jun Yoon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Korea University, 126 1 Anam dong 5 ga, Sungbuk Gu, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 22:518-23. 2007
    ..These results are largely consistent with those of developed countries, but also represent uniquely Korean characteristics...
  100. doi request reprint Hepatitis B virus reactivation in rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis patients treated with anti-TNFα agents: a retrospective analysis of 49 cases
    Han Hee Ryu
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 101 Daehak no, Jongno gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Clin Rheumatol 31:931-6. 2012
    ....
  101. pmc Five amino acids in three HLA proteins explain most of the association between MHC and seropositive rheumatoid arthritis
    Soumya Raychaudhuri
    Division of Genetics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Nat Genet 44:291-6. 2012
    ..This study shows how imputation of functional variation from large reference panels can help fine map association signals in the MHC...