Woo Kyu Jeon

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Affiliation: Samsung Medical Center
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of bovine colostrum on non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug induced intestinal damage in rats
    Jeong Wook Kim
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 14:103-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Relationship of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease to colorectal adenomatous polyps
    Sang Tae Hwang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:562-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Comparison between clevudine and entecavir treatment for antiviral-naïve patients with chronic hepatitis B
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Int 30:834-40. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness of 10 day-sequential therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication in Korea]
    Woo Hyuk Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 51:280-4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Comparison of Helicobacter pylori eradication rate in patients with non-ulcer dyspepsia and peptic ulcer diseases according to proton pump inhibitors]
    Eun Jung Hong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 52:80-5. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Relative risks of the metabolic syndrome according to the degree of insulin resistance in apparently healthy Korean adults
    Seung Ha Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 108 Pyung dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul, South Korea
    Clin Sci (Lond) 108:553-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution and insulin resistance: beyond obesity in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease among overweight men
    Seung Ha Park
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, 108 Pyung dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul 110 746, Korea
    J Am Coll Nutr 26:321-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The association between increased alanine aminotransferase activity and metabolic factors in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Se Yong Oh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul 110 746, South Korea
    Metabolism 55:1604-9. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Serum adipocyte-specific fatty acid-binding protein is associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in apparently healthy subjects
    Young Choon Kim
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul 110 746, Republic of Korea
    J Nutr Biochem 22:289-92. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary tumor maximum standardized uptake value measured on 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-computed tomography is a prognostic value for survival in bile duct and gallbladder cancer
    Ji Yong Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 62:227-33. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of bovine colostrum on non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug induced intestinal damage in rats
    Jeong Wook Kim
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 14:103-7. 2005
    ..Bovine colostrum may have a beneficial effect in prevention of NSAID induced small intestinal injuries...
  2. doi request reprint Relationship of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease to colorectal adenomatous polyps
    Sang Tae Hwang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:562-7. 2010
    ..Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is regarded as a manifestation of metabolic syndrome in the liver. This investigation was initiated to determine whether NAFLD has a relationship to colorectal adenomatous polyps...
  3. doi request reprint Comparison between clevudine and entecavir treatment for antiviral-naïve patients with chronic hepatitis B
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Int 30:834-40. 2010
    ..There has been no study comparing the clinical efficacy of clevudine and entecavir in antiviral-naïve patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB)...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness of 10 day-sequential therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication in Korea]
    Woo Hyuk Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 51:280-4. 2008
    ..We aimed to evaluate whether 10 day-sequential therapy eradicated H. pylori infection better than the PPI-based triple therapy in Korea...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Comparison of Helicobacter pylori eradication rate in patients with non-ulcer dyspepsia and peptic ulcer diseases according to proton pump inhibitors]
    Eun Jung Hong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 52:80-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate any difference in H. pylori eradication rates between patients with NUD and PUD according to each proton pump inhibitor (PPI)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relative risks of the metabolic syndrome according to the degree of insulin resistance in apparently healthy Korean adults
    Seung Ha Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 108 Pyung dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul, South Korea
    Clin Sci (Lond) 108:553-9. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution and insulin resistance: beyond obesity in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease among overweight men
    Seung Ha Park
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, 108 Pyung dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul 110 746, Korea
    J Am Coll Nutr 26:321-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the relationship between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and body fat distribution and insulin resistance in a sample of non-diabetic overweight men...
  8. ncbi request reprint The association between increased alanine aminotransferase activity and metabolic factors in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Se Yong Oh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul 110 746, South Korea
    Metabolism 55:1604-9. 2006
    ..Central obesity, raised triglycerides, reduced HDL-C, and raised fasting glucose are metabolic syndrome components that contributed to increased ALT activity...
  9. doi request reprint Serum adipocyte-specific fatty acid-binding protein is associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in apparently healthy subjects
    Young Choon Kim
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul 110 746, Republic of Korea
    J Nutr Biochem 22:289-92. 2011
    ..11-7.35, P<.05) after further adjustment for all metabolic parameters including TNF-α. The serum level of A-FABP was independently associated with NAFLD and showed significant correlation with TNF-α, HOMA-IR, and metabolic syndrome...
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary tumor maximum standardized uptake value measured on 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-computed tomography is a prognostic value for survival in bile duct and gallbladder cancer
    Ji Yong Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 62:227-33. 2013
    ..Few studies have assessed the prognostic value of the primary tumor maximum standardized uptake value (SUV max) measured by 2-[(18)F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose PET-CT for patients with bile duct and gallbladder cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rescue therapy for lamivudine-resistant chronic hepatitis B: comparison between entecavir 1.0 mg monotherapy, adefovir monotherapy and adefovir add-on lamivudine combination therapy
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, Jongro Ku, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:1374-80. 2010
    ..We aimed to compare the cumulative efficacy and resistance of ETV 1.0 mg monotherapy, ADV monotherapy and ADV add-on LAM combination therapy in LAM-refractory patients...
  12. pmc Helicobacter pylori eradication has no effect on metabolic and inflammatory parameters
    Seung Ha Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:508-13. 2005
    ..We conducted a controlled trial aimed at evaluating the changes of metabolic and inflammatory parameters after H. pylon eradication...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of probiotics on Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Sung Keun Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 746, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:2032-6. 2007
    ..In this study, we evaluated the outcome of a probiotic strain composed of bacillus subtilis and Streptococcus faecium on HP eradication...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of Helicobacter pylori infection on the expression of DNA mismatch repair protein
    Dong Il Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Helicobacter 10:179-84. 2005
    ..pylori-associated gastric carcinogenesis. In this study, we examined the expression of DNA MMR protein (hMLH1 and hMSH2) in patients with chronic H. pylori infection before and after eradication of the infection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hepatic steatosis and fibrosis in young men with treatment-naïve chronic hepatitis B
    Jung Won Yun
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Int 29:878-83. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Abdominal obesity is an independent risk factor for erosive esophagitis in a Korean population
    Mun Su Kang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1656-61. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the potential roles of body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference on GERD in a Korean population...
  17. pmc Elevated red cell distribution width is associated with advanced fibrosis in NAFLD
    Hwa Mok Kim
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Mol Hepatol 19:258-65. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the association between RDW values and the level of fibrosis in NAFLD according to BARD and FIB-4 scores...
  18. ncbi request reprint HER-2/neu overexpression is an independent prognostic factor in colorectal cancer
    Dong Il Park
    Department of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:491-7. 2007
    ..This study was performed with a view toward the future introduction of Herceptin therapy for colorectal cancer patients...
  19. doi request reprint Microsatellite instability in young patients with sporadic colorectal adenomas
    Sung Keun Park
    Department of Internal Medicine and Pathology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 58:1531-7. 2011
    ..Additionally, we attempted to identify the underlying cause of MSI in these patients...
  20. pmc Metabolic syndrome is associated with erosive esophagitis
    Jung Ho Park
    Department of Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 14:5442-7. 2008
    ..To clarify whether insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome are risk factors for erosive esophagitis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Double-dose, new-generation proton pump inhibitors do not improve Helicobacter pylori eradication rate
    Hyo Sun Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Jongro Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Helicobacter 12:638-42. 2007
    ..Few studies have compared double-dose new-generation, proton pump inhibitors (PPI) with omeprazole. Therefore, we conducted a randomized, prospective study to evaluate differences in H. pylori eradication rates by PPI type...
  22. doi request reprint Treatment of patients with gastric variceal hemorrhage: endoscopic N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate injection versus balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration
    Cheul Ho Hong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:372-8. 2009
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Clinical usefulness of endoscopic ultrasonography in the differential diagnosis of gallbladder wall thickening
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 108, Pyung Dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul, 110 746, South Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 57:508-15. 2012
    ..We evaluated the clinical usefulness of endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) for the differential diagnosis of GB wall thickening...
  24. doi request reprint Is it necessary to perform prophylactic cholecystectomy for asymptomatic subjects with gallbladder polyps and gallstones?
    Sung Youn Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:1099-104. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the clinical characteristics of subjects with gallbladder polyps and cholelithiasis compared with those with gallbladder polyps only...
  25. ncbi request reprint [The clinical usefulness of focally enhanced gastritis in Korean patients with Crohn's disease]
    Cheul Ho Hong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 53:23-8. 2009
    ..In this study, we investigated the frequency of FEG and other gastric histological abnormalities in Korean patients with CD and UC...
  26. doi request reprint Can preoperative CA19-9 and CEA levels predict the resectability of patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma?
    Young Choon Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:1869-75. 2009
    ..We aimed to explore the predictive ability of preoperative carbohydrate antigen 19-9 (CA19-9) and carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) levels for assessing tumor resectability (R0 resection) in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Is gastric cancer a new indication for surveillance colonoscopy? Colon cancer is increased in gastric cancer patients]
    Se Yong Oh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 47:191-7. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the incidence of colorectal neoplasm and to evaluate the necessity of colonoscopic surveillance in patients with gastric cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint HER-2/neu amplification is an independent prognostic factor in gastric cancer
    Dong Il Park
    Department of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1371-9. 2006
    ....
  29. pmc Optimal number of endoscopic biopsies in diagnosis of advanced gastric and colorectal cancer
    Yeowon Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 27:36-9. 2012
    ..Therefore, we recommend 3 or 4 biopsies from viable tissue in advanced gastrointestinal cancer to make a pathologic diagnosis during endoscopy...
  30. ncbi request reprint [C-reactive protein level and colorectal adenoma]
    Sung Keun Park
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 51:225-31. 2008
    ..Accordingly, the purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels and the risk of colorectal adenoma...
  31. ncbi request reprint Significance of endoscopy in asymptomatic premenopausal women with iron deficiency anemia
    Dong Il Park
    Department of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 51:2372-6. 2006
    ....
  32. pmc Abnormal glucose tolerance in young male patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Jung Won Yun
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Liver Int 29:525-9. 2009
    ..This study was designed to determine the relationship between NAFLD and the oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) to predict preclinical diabetes in nondiabetic young male patients (<30 years old)...
  33. pmc The influence of waist circumference on insulin resistance and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in apparently healthy Korean adults
    Deok Yun Ju
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Mol Hepatol 19:140-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the association between WC and IR and NAFLD in apparently healthy Korean adults...
  34. pmc Is there any vindication for low dose nonselective β-blocker medication in patients with liver cirrhosis?
    Tae Wan Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Mol Hepatol 18:203-12. 2012
    ..This study investigated whether low-dose NSBB medication has beneficial effects in patients with liver cirrhosis, especially in terms of overall survival...
  35. doi request reprint Association between red cell distribution width and disease activity in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Chang Seok Song
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 108, Pyung Dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul 110 746, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 57:1033-8. 2012
    ..However, the RDW in IBD patients without anemia has not been investigated...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors for recurrent bile duct stones after endoscopic clearance of common bile duct stones]
    Yoo Hum Baek
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 54:36-41. 2009
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of model for end-stage liver disease score for predicting mortality after intra-abdominal surgery in patients with liver cirrhosis in a single hospital]
    Chang Seok Song
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 57:340-5. 2011
    ..This study aimed to determine whether MELD score can predict the postoperative outcome of patients with liver cirrhosis in Korea...
  38. ncbi request reprint Detection of colorectal neoplasm using promoter methylation of ITGA4, SFRP2, and p16 in stool samples: a preliminary report in Korean patients
    Eugene Chang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:720-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the sensitivity and specificity of this detection method for colorectal adenomas and carcinomas using ITGA4, SFRP2 and p16 promoter methylation...
  39. ncbi request reprint The effect of probiotics and mucoprotective agents on PPI-based triple therapy for eradication of Helicobacter pylori
    Min Jun Song
    Department of Internal Medicine and Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Helicobacter 15:206-13. 2010
    ..boulardii and a mucoprotective agent (DA-9601) coupled with PPI-based triple therapy for HP eradication...
  40. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the technical difficulty of colonoscopy
    Se Yong Oh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:1403-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the factors affecting the technical difficulty of a colonoscopic examination and to predict potential difficult patients who will undergo colonoscopy...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Levofloxacin-azithromycin combined triple therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication]
    Mun Su Kang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 47:30-6. 2006
    ..pylori) eradication failure. This study evaluated the eradication rate, tolerability, and compliance of levofloxacin- azithromycin combined triple therapy for H. pylori eradication...
  42. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein B/AI ratio is independently associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in nondiabetic subjects
    Young Gil Choe
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 28:678-83. 2013
    ..This study was performed to assess the independent association between ApoB/AI ratio and NAFLD...
  43. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the serum levels of adipokines in Korean male patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Yong Kyun Cho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:1512-6. 2007
    ..This study also attempted to determine the independent factors influencing the serum adipokine levels in NAFLD...
  44. doi request reprint Model for end-stage liver disease, model for end-stage liver disease-sodium and Child-Turcotte-Pugh scores over time for the prediction of complications of liver cirrhosis
    Pil Cho Choi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Int 29:221-6. 2009
    ..There has been no report concerning the predictive capability of each scoring system in determining the development of complications of liver cirrhosis such as variceal bleeding and/or hepatic encephalopathy...
  45. doi request reprint The role of the gut barrier function in the pathophysiology of viral liver cirrhosis
    Yeowon Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 58:1244-7. 2011
    ..We purposed to identify change of intestinal permeability and frequency of endotoxemia in patients with viral liver cirrhosis. Additionally, we studied the relationship between plasma endotoxin levels and failure of gut barrier function...
  46. doi request reprint Clinical usefulness of 18F-FDG PET-CT for patients with gallbladder cancer and cholangiocarcinoma
    Seung Won Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol 45:560-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the diagnostic value of PET-CT in relation to a conventional imaging modality, multidetector row CT (MDCT), for patients with gallbladder cancer and cholangiocarcinoma...
  47. doi request reprint Subjects with diarrhea-predominant IBS have increased rectal permeability responsive to tryptase
    Jae Woong Lee
    Department of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 55:2922-8. 2010
    ..The aims of this study are to evaluate (1) if rectal (large bowel) permeability is increased in IBS-D and (2) if tryptase plays a critical role in the altered permeability...
  48. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and C-reactive protein as independent risk factors for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in non-obese Asian men
    Seung Ha Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:694-8. 2004
    ..The goal of the present study was to examine if insulin resistance and systemic inflammatory markers are independent predictors of NAFLD in non-obese men...
  49. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between serum adiponectin level and serum alanine aminotransferase elevation in Korean male with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease]
    Yong Su Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Hepatol 12:221-9. 2006
    ..We aimed to evaluate the changes in serum adiponectin, resistin and leptin concentrations related to alanine aminotransferase (ALT) elevations in Korean men with NAFLD...
  50. pmc Chemical pleurodesis for the management of refractory hepatic hydrothorax in patients with decompensated liver cirrhosis
    Woo Jin Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Hepatol 17:292-8. 2011
    ..This study investigated the clinical usefulness of chemical pleurodesis with or without video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) for patients with refractory hepatic hydrothorax...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Intestinal permeability in patients with viral and alcoholic liver disease]
    Jeong Wook Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University, College of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 43:104-11. 2004
    ..This study aimed to examine the difference of intestinal barrier dysfunction between alcoholic and viral liver disease patients through the comparison of the intestinal permeabilities of patients with clinical characteristics...
  52. ncbi request reprint Effect of high-dose aspirin on Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Seung Ha Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 50:626-9. 2005
    ..Its potential for clinical use to augment the efficacy of H. pylori eradication may warrant further investigation...
  53. pmc Pre-operative predictive factors for gallbladder cholesterol polyps using conventional diagnostic imaging
    Ji Hoon Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul 110 746, South Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 14:6831-4. 2008
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint [Bamboo joint-like appearance of stomach in Korean patients with Crohn's disease]
    Mun Su Kang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 48:395-400. 2006
    ..It has been reported to be associated with Crohn's disease (CD). This study was aimed to evaluate the incidence of BJL appearance in Korean patients with CD...
  55. ncbi request reprint Influence of overweight and obesity on upper endoscopic findings
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:477-81. 2007
    ..However, there have been no reports about the relationship between increasing BMI and abnormal upper endoscopic findings such as gastritis or ulcer...
  56. pmc Fatigue severity and factors associated with high fatigue levels in Korean patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Suhyeon Yoo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Gut Liver 8:148-53. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the fatigue level and fatigue-related factors among Korean IBD patients...
  57. pmc Insufficient knowledge of korean gastroenterologists regarding the vaccination of patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Yoon Suk Jung
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Gut Liver 8:242-7. 2014
    ..Several infections are preventable by immunizations. This study investigated the knowledge and awareness of Korean gastroenterologists regarding the vaccination of patients with IBD...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Clinical significance of HER-2/neu expression in colon cancer]
    Dong Il Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 44:147-52. 2004
    ..This study was conducted for the future introduction of Herceptin therapy for colon cancer patients...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Fibrinolytic activities and their relations to esophageal variceal bleeding in patients with liver cirrhosis]
    Jung Won Yun
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 43:349-54. 2004
    ..Esophageal variceal bleeding in liver cirrhosis is a major complication and has high mortality rate. We tried to find fibrinolytic parameters, which correlated with variceal bleeding in cirrhotic patients...
  60. pmc Endoscopy Nurse Participation May Increase the Polyp Detection Rate by Second-Year Fellows during Screening Colonoscopies
    Tae Sun Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Gut Liver 6:344-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of endoscopy nurse participation on polyp detection rate (PDR) and adenoma detection rate (ADR) of second-year fellows during screening colonoscopies...
  61. ncbi request reprint Deleterious effects of silymarin on the expression of genes controlling endothelial nitric oxide synthase activity in carbon tetrachloride-treated rat livers
    Yong Kyun Cho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul 110 746, Republic of Korea
    Life Sci 85:281-90. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the therapeutic effects of silymarin on eNOS/NO-related enzymes and hepatic enzymes in carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)-induced cirrhotic rats...
  62. doi request reprint Radiologic response to transcatheter hepatic arterial chemoembolization and clinical outcomes in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chang Joon Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Int 34:305-12. 2014
    ..The current study analysed the association between radiologic tumour response and survival times of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who were treated with transcatheter hepatic arterial chemoembolization (TACE)...
  63. pmc Mucosal mast cell count is associated with intestinal permeability in patients with diarrhea predominant irritable bowel syndrome
    Hyuk Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine and Institute of Gastroenterology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Neurogastroenterol Motil 19:244-50. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the correlation among intestinal permeability, tryptase activity and mucosal mast cell count...
  64. doi request reprint Clinical impact of extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in patients with biliary tract infection
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, 108, Pyung Dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul, 110 746, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 58:841-9. 2013
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the demographics, risk factors, and clinical outcomes between patients with biliary tract infection caused by ESBL-producing and non-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli...
  65. pmc Clearance of HCV by Combination Therapy of Pegylated Interferon alpha-2a and Ribavirin Improves Insulin Resistance
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Gut Liver 3:108-15. 2009
    ..If HCV is a causal factor for insulin resistance, then clearance of HCV might decrease insulin resistance. The aim of this study was to elucidate the effects of clearance of HCV on insulin resistance...
  66. pmc The Relationship between Small-Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth and Intestinal Permeability in Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    Jung Ho Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Gut Liver 3:174-9. 2009
    ..Our aim was to verify the relationship between SIBO and small-intestinal permeability in IBS patients...
  67. ncbi request reprint Multidetector computed tomography cholangiography with multiplanar reformation for the assessment of patients with biliary obstruction
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:400-5. 2007
    ..We sought to evaluate the diagnostic use of multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) cholangiography with multiplanar reformation (MPR) for the assessment of patients with biliary obstruction...
  68. pmc An unusual case of submucosal invasion of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma mistaken as primary achalasia
    Jung Ho Park
    Department of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Neurogastroenterol Motil 16:194-8. 2010
    ..Finally, he received a distal esophagectomy. The postoperative pathology revealed SCC at the distal esophagus and esophagogastric junction...
  69. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the technical difficulty of endoscopic clearance of bile duct stones
    Hong Joo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:1154-60. 2007
    ..There has been no report concerning the factors that contribute to the technical difficulty of endoscopic clearance of common bile duct (CBD) stones...
  70. ncbi request reprint The hemostatic effect of endoscopic sodium hyaluronate injection in peptic ulcer bleeding
    Yong Kyun Cho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:1276-9. 2007
    ..In this study, we evaluated the effect of Sodium Hyaluronate for control of ulcer bleeding...
  71. pmc The effect of intestinal permeability and endotoxemia on the prognosis of acute pancreatitis
    Young Yool Koh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Gut Liver 6:505-11. 2012
    ..This study explored the predictive capacity of IP, endotoxemia and cytokines as prognostic indicators in AP patients...
  72. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mass spectrometric analysis and TRUGENE HBV genotyping for monitoring lamivudine resistance in chronic hepatitis B patients
    Hee Yeon Woo
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Antivir Ther 12:7-13. 2007
    ..There is an increasing need for the early detection of emerging mutations in the tyrosine-methionine-aspartate-aspartate (YMDD) motif of hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA polymerase with using sensitive molecular methods...
  73. doi request reprint Analysis of rectal dynamic and static compliances in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Jung Ho Park
    Department of Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Colorectal Dis 23:659-64. 2008
    ..Our aim was to investigate whether the dynamic and static compliances differ between patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and normal subjects...
  74. ncbi request reprint The effect of oral glutamine on 5-fluorouracil/leucovorin-induced mucositis/stomatitis assessed by intestinal permeability test
    Kwon Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul 110 746, Republic of Korea
    Clin Nutr 26:57-62. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the relationship between the urinary excretion of 51Cr-EDTA and the severity of mucositis, and the effect of OGS on 5-fluorouracil/leucovorin (FU/LV)-induced mucositis/stomatitis...
  75. ncbi request reprint [Effect of glutamine on the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced bacterial translocation]
    Ji Yong Ann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chungang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 44:252-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine if administration of glutamine was able to prevent the NSAID-induced gut damages and bacterial translocation in the animal models...
  76. ncbi request reprint Detection of colorectal adenomas by routine chromoendoscopy with indigocarmine
    Jun Haeng Lee
    Department of Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:1284-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of routine chromoendoscopy in Korea, where the incidence of colorectal cancer is low compared with western countries...
  77. ncbi request reprint Combined effects of bovine colostrum and glutamine in diclofenac-induced bacterial translocation in rat
    Jeong Wook Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chungang University Yongsan Hospital, Chungang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Clin Nutr 24:785-93. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether the combined administration of bovine colostrum and glutamine was able to prevent the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)-induced gut damage and bacterial translocation (BT) in the rats...