D S Kim

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ulsan
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Hypoxemia and arrhythmia during daily activities and six-minute walk test in fibrotic interstitial lung diseases
    Jeong Hyun Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:372-8. 2011
  2. pmc Clinical significance of serum autoantibodies in idiopathic interstitial pneumonia
    Bo Hyoung Kang
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:731-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical course and outcome of rheumatoid arthritis-related usual interstitial pneumonia
    J W Song
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 30:103-12. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Dong Soon Kim
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Chest Med 33:59-68. 2012
  5. pmc A promoter SNP rs4073T>A in the common allele of the interleukin 8 gene is associated with the development of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis via the IL-8 protein enhancing mode
    Mi Hyun Ahn
    Div of Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, Dept of Internal Medicine, Soonchunhyang Univ, Bucheon Hospital, 1174 Jung dong, Wonmi gu, Bucheon 420 020, Korea
    Respir Res 12:73. 2011
  6. pmc Diagnostic utility of the soluble triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells-1 in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from patients with bilateral lung infiltrates
    Jin Won Huh
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Ilsan Paik Hospital, Inje University, 2240, Daehwa dong, Ilsanseo gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, 411 706, Korea
    Crit Care 12:R6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Korea: a population-based spirometry survey
    Dong Soon Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, 388 1, Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:842-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Physiology is a stronger predictor of survival than pathology in fibrotic interstitial pneumonia
    Yangjin Jegal
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap Dong Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:639-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: recent advances
    Dong Soon Kim
    Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 12:346-53. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: incidence, risk factors and outcome
    J W Song
    Dept of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur Respir J 37:356-63. 2011

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  1. pmc Hypoxemia and arrhythmia during daily activities and six-minute walk test in fibrotic interstitial lung diseases
    Jeong Hyun Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:372-8. 2011
    ..Six-minute walk test is a useful surrogate marker of waking hour hypoxemia and seems to be safe without continuous monitoring of SpO(2)...
  2. pmc Clinical significance of serum autoantibodies in idiopathic interstitial pneumonia
    Bo Hyoung Kang
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:731-7. 2013
    ..4), although the incidence was low (3.8% of all subjects during follow-up). In conclusion, autoantibodies are significant predictors for new connective tissue disease development, although they have no prognostic value...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical course and outcome of rheumatoid arthritis-related usual interstitial pneumonia
    J W Song
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 30:103-12. 2013
    ..Conclusions: In spite of variable clinical course of RA-UIP, overall prognosis of RA-UIP was significantly better compared to IPF. Our data supported the treatment of the patients with significant functional impairments or progression. ..
  4. doi request reprint Acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Dong Soon Kim
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Chest Med 33:59-68. 2012
    ..In 2007 Collard and colleagues created a Consensus Perspective, which proposed consensus definition and standard diagnostic criteria. This review primarily discusses studies performed after this Consensus Perspective...
  5. pmc A promoter SNP rs4073T>A in the common allele of the interleukin 8 gene is associated with the development of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis via the IL-8 protein enhancing mode
    Mi Hyun Ahn
    Div of Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, Dept of Internal Medicine, Soonchunhyang Univ, Bucheon Hospital, 1174 Jung dong, Wonmi gu, Bucheon 420 020, Korea
    Respir Res 12:73. 2011
    ..The IL-8 protein and mRNA expression are increased in the lung with IPF. We evaluated the effect of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of the IL-8 gene on the risk of IPF...
  6. pmc Diagnostic utility of the soluble triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells-1 in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from patients with bilateral lung infiltrates
    Jin Won Huh
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Ilsan Paik Hospital, Inje University, 2240, Daehwa dong, Ilsanseo gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, 411 706, Korea
    Crit Care 12:R6. 2008
    ..Here we evaluate the diagnostic role of soluble triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells-1 (sTREM-1) in bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) specimens from patients with bilateral lung infiltrates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Korea: a population-based spirometry survey
    Dong Soon Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, 388 1, Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:842-7. 2005
    ..Although chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a leading cause of mortality and morbidity worldwide, there are only limited data on its prevalence, especially in Asia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Physiology is a stronger predictor of survival than pathology in fibrotic interstitial pneumonia
    Yangjin Jegal
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap Dong Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:639-44. 2005
    ..Our data confirmed the importance of physiological parameters including short-term change in FVC. However, at the time of diagnosis, histopathology was important for the prediction of prognosis and future change in lung function...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: recent advances
    Dong Soon Kim
    Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 12:346-53. 2006
    ..Recent papers on rheumatoid arthritis suggest that this is not the same in all collagen diseases, and this paper will review previous data and discuss recent papers...
  10. doi request reprint Acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: incidence, risk factors and outcome
    J W Song
    Dept of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur Respir J 37:356-63. 2011
    ..1- and 3-yr incidences of acute exacerbation were 14.2 and 20.7%, respectively. Never having smoked and low FVC were risk factors. Acute exacerbation had a serious impact on the overall survival of the patients with IPF...
  11. ncbi request reprint The major histopathologic pattern of pulmonary fibrosis in scleroderma is nonspecific interstitial pneumonia
    Dong Soon Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 19:121-7. 2002
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: frequency and clinical features
    D S Kim
    Dept of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University, Poongnap dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul, Korea
    Eur Respir J 27:143-50. 2006
    ..The findings of this study demonstrate that acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is rather common and this exacerbation is likely to have a spectrum of severity...
  13. pmc Classification and natural history of the idiopathic interstitial pneumonias
    Dong Soon Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul, Korea, 138 736
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 3:285-92. 2006
    ..However, there is still confusion and controversy over the relationship between idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and fibrotic nonspecific interstitial pneumonia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Heat shock response decreases endotoxin-induced acute lung injury in rats
    Y Koh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 4:325-30. 1999
    ..Transient whole-body hyperthermia was reported to reduce lung damage in a rat with intra-abdominal sepsis produced by caecal perforation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Combined use of QuantiFERON-TB Gold assay and chest computed tomography in a tuberculosis outbreak
    W J Lew
    The Korean Institute of Tuberculosis, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:633-9. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the response to the prone position between pulmonary and extrapulmonary acute respiratory distress syndrome
    C M Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul 138 600, Korea
    Intensive Care Med 27:477-85. 2001
    ..To determine whether the response to the prone position differs between acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) resulting from a pulmonary cause (ARDSp) and that from an extrapulmonary cause (ARD-Sexp)...
  17. ncbi request reprint The prognosis of respiratory failure in patients with tuberculous destroyed lung
    J H Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:963-7. 2001
    ..A higher PaCO2 measurement could indicate a better survival rate in this group of patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Value of ICAM-1 expression and soluble ICAM-1 level as a marker of activity in sarcoidosis
    D S Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Chest 115:1059-65. 1999
    ..Adhesion molecules are required for the migration of inflammatory cells; thus, they may be markers of activity in sarcoidosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint The value of interleukin-12 as an activity marker of pulmonary sarcoidosis
    D S Kim
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 17:271-6. 2000
    ..IL-12 is a major cytokine inducing Th1 differentiation of naive T cells. This study was performed to test whether IL-12 can be a marker for disease activity and possibly a prognosis in sarcoidosis...
  20. doi request reprint Pulmonary tuberculosis with acute respiratory failure
    Y J Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur Respir J 32:1625-30. 2008
    ..The present study reveals the need for randomised controlled trials to clarify the role of corticosteroids as adjunctive therapy in the management of tuberculous pneumonia with acute respiratory failure...
  21. doi request reprint The roles of fractalkine/CX3CR1 system in neuronal death following pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus
    S I Yeo
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Chunchon, Kangwon Do 200 702, South Korea
    J Neuroimmunol 234:93-102. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that fractalkine/CX3CR1 system may play an important role in SE-induced neuronal damages via neuron-microglial interactions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    J Park
    Dept of Pulmonary Medicine, Asan Medical Center, School of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Eur Respir J 17:1216-9. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that in combined lung cancer and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients, the features of the lung cancer are similar to the total lung cancer population...
  23. doi request reprint Clinical course and lung function change of idiopathic nonspecific interstitial pneumonia
    I N Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Eur Respir J 33:68-76. 2009
    ..Some patients developed collagen vascular diseases at a later date...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of short-term exposure to fluoroquinolones on ofloxacin resistance in HIV-negative patients with tuberculosis
    I N Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:319-24. 2007
    ..Seoul, Korea, a country with an intermediate tuberculosis (TB) burden and low prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  25. ncbi request reprint Valproic acid reduces enhanced vesicular glutamate transporter immunoreactivities in the dentate gyrus of the seizure prone gerbil
    T C Kang
    Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Chunchon, Kangwon Do, 200 702, South Korea
    Neuropharmacology 49:912-21. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Closing volume influences the postural effect on oxygenation in unilateral lung disease
    K H Choe
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1957-62. 2000
    ..597, p = 0.015). This study has shown that closing volume, as well as posture, might be involved in determining oxygenation in lateral recumbency in patients with unilateral lung disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint The 'either test positive' strategy for latent tuberculous infection before anti-tumour necrosis factor treatment
    Y J Jung
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 18:428-34. 2014
    ..A ttertiary referral centre in South Korea...
  28. doi request reprint Distinguishing tuberculosis from Mycobacterium avium complex disease using an interferon-gamma release assay
    S W Ra
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan University Hospital, Ulsan, Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:635-40. 2011
    ..Although the QuantiFERON-TB (QFT) test, the first-generation QFT-G test, employs a non-specific PPD antigen, avium sensitin is also used as a stimulating antigen...
  29. ncbi request reprint Reduced calcium binding protein immunoreactivity induced by electroconvulsive shock indicates neuronal hyperactivity, not neuronal death or deactivation
    J E Kim
    Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Chunchon, Kangwon Do 200 702, South Korea
    Neuroscience 137:317-26. 2006
    ....
  30. doi request reprint GenoType® MTBDRplus assay detection of drug-resistant tuberculosis in routine practice in Korea
    J Lyu
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Inje University Haeundae Paik Hospital, Haeundae gu, Busan, South Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:120-4. 2013
    ..Korea is an intermediate-burden country with high rates of tuberculosis (TB) drug resistance...
  31. ncbi request reprint Mechanistic scheme and effect of "extended sigh" as a recruitment maneuver in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: a preliminary study
    C M Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Crit Care Med 29:1255-60. 2001
    ..To devise a new form of sigh ("extended sigh") capable of providing a sufficient recruiting pressure x time, and to test it as a recruitment maneuver in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of heat pretreatment on histopathology, cytokine production, and surfactant in endotoxin-induced acute lung injury
    Y Koh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Inflammation 25:187-96. 2001
    ..These observations suggest that IL-10 might play a role in decreasing LPS-induced acute lung injury after heat-pretreatment...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoke extract induces endothelin-1 via protein kinase C in pulmonary artery endothelial cells
    S D Lee
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine Ulsan University, Songpa Gu, 138 736 Seoul, Korea
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 281:L403-11. 2001
    ..Thus our data suggest that CSE stimulates ET-1 gene expression via PKC in PAECs. CSE and platelets showed a synergistic effect on ET-1 gene expression, possibly through the activation of platelets by CSE...
  34. ncbi request reprint Transforming growth factor-beta1 induces endothelin-1 in a bovine pulmonary artery endothelial cell line and rat lungs via cAMP
    S D Lee
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine Ulsan University, 388 1 Poongnab dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 13:257-65. 2000
    ..Thus our data suggest that TGF-beta1 stimulates ET-1 gene expression in BPAECs and in rat lungs via a cAMP dependent mechanism...
  35. ncbi request reprint Transient ischaemia affects plasma membrane glutamate transporter, not vesicular glutamate transporter, expressions in the gerbil hippocampus
    D S Kim
    Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Chunchon, South Korea
    Anat Histol Embryol 35:265-70. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that malfunctions of plasma membrane glutamate transporters, not of VGLUT, may play an important role in the elevation of extracellular glutamate concentration following ischaemic insults...
  36. doi request reprint Establishing a surveillance network for severe lower respiratory tract infections in Korean infants and young children
    J K Chun
    Department of Pediatrics, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Severance Children s Hospital, 250 Seongsanno, Seodaemun gu, Seoul, 120 752, South Korea
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:841-4. 2009
    ..Using our methods to detect viral causes seemed to be acceptable for the national surveillance of severe acute respiratory infections in infants and children...
  37. ncbi request reprint Hypothermia attenuates vascular manifestations of ventilator-induced lung injury in rats
    C M Lim
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea 138 600
    Lung 181:23-34. 2003
    ..In conclusion, hypothermia in rats attenuated the degrees of vascular manifestations and alveolar epithelial injuries induced by injurious ventilation, and preserved the mechanical properties of the lung...
  38. doi request reprint Potential roles of D-serine and serine racemase in experimental temporal lobe epilepsy
    H J Ryu
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Chunchon, Kangwon Do, Republic of Korea
    J Neurosci Res 88:2469-82. 2010
    ..Furthermore, serine racemase may be involved in migration and differentiation of immature astrocytes, which is relevant to reactive astrogliosis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Acute exacerbation of interstitial pneumonia other than idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    I Nae Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Chest 132:214-20. 2007
    ..However, clinical data on AE in non-IPF interstitial pneumonia are sparse. This study was performed to find the frequency, clinical features, and outcome of AE in non-IPF interstitial pneumonia...
  40. ncbi request reprint Incidence of tuberculosis among health care workers at a private university hospital in South Korea
    K W Jo
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:436-40. 2008
    ..A private university hospital in South Korea...
  41. ncbi request reprint Isolation of human epidermal stem cells by adherence and the reconstruction of skin equivalents
    D S Kim
    Research Division for Human Life Sciences, Seoul National University, 28 Yongon Dong, 110 744, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Cell Mol Life Sci 61:2774-81. 2004
    ..Therefore, the isolation of RA cells using a simple technique offers a potential route to their clinical application, because they are easily isolated and provide a high yield of epidermal stem cells...
  42. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of HSP70 prevents ultraviolet B-induced apoptosis of a human melanoma cell line
    K C Park
    Department of Dermatology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Arch Dermatol Res 292:482-7. 2000
    ..These results suggest that UVB-induced apoptosis of melanoma cells is accompanied by caspase-3 activation and PARP cleavage, which can be prevented by an overexpression of HSP70...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pathogenic role of endothelin 1 in hemodynamic dysfunction in experimental acute pulmonary thromboembolism
    J H Lee
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:1282-7. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that ET-1 partially contributes to hemodynamic derangements of APE, and that ET(A) receptor antagonists might constitute a useful therapeutic tool for APE...
  44. ncbi request reprint Growth related secretion and production of GM-CSF by epithelial cell line
    K C Park
    Department of Dermatology and Artificial Organ Laboratory, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Yungon dong 28, Chongno Gu, 110 744, Seoul, South Korea
    J Dermatol Sci 25:53-8. 2001
    ..Thus, it might be said that GM-CSF produced by proliferating keratinocytes possibly contributes to wound healing and melanogenesis at the site of injury...
  45. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide and molsidomine in the management of pulmonary hypertension in Takayasu's arteritis
    S D Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Chest 119:302-7. 2001
    ..With molsidomine, 4 mg tid, dyspnea, exercise capacity, and hemodynamic parameters were improved. These favorable responses have lasted during the 3-month follow-up period in all patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Pre-emptive therapy for the cytomegalovirus infection after liver transplantation in endemic areas and its optimal diagnostic method
    W Ji
    Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 45:3065-8. 2013
    ..Herein, we sought to analyze our experience with CMV infections using PT and to discuss the optimal diagnostic method...
  47. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of cutaneous cytomegalovirus infection in non-acquired immune deficiency syndrome, immunocompromised patients
    Y L Choi
    Department of Dermatology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon Dong, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Br J Dermatol 155:977-82. 2006
    ..As herpes simple virus (HSV) infection commonly develops in CMV skin lesions, a study is needed on the pathogenetic role of CMV in cutaneous lesion formation...
  48. doi request reprint Combined use of a TST and the T-SPOT®.TB assay for latent tuberculosis infection diagnosis before anti-TNF-α treatment
    Y J Jung
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:1300-6. 2012
    ..However, the tuberculin skin test (TST) has limitations, and the role of interferon-gamma release assays has not yet been determined...
  49. ncbi request reprint Sarcoidosis in Korea: report of the Second Nationwide Survey
    D S Kim
    Korean Academy of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 18:176-80. 2001
    ..To investigate whether sarcoidosis is continuously increasing in Korea and verify the clinical pattern, the second nationwide survey was performed...
  50. ncbi request reprint Non-tuberculous mycobacterial diseases presenting as solitary pulmonary nodules
    J Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Gangneung Asan Hospital, Gangneung, Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:1635-40. 2010
    ..South Korea, 2005-2007...
  51. doi request reprint Human rotavirus genotypes in hospitalized children, South Korea, April 2005 to March 2007
    S Y Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Incheon St Mary s Hospital, Incheon, South Korea
    Vaccine 27:F97-101. 2009
    ..This large-scale surveillance study provides important insights into rotavirus genotype distribution and pattern changes in South Korea...
  52. ncbi request reprint Maternal and fetal survival following surgery and chemotherapy of endodermal sinus tumor of the ovary during pregnancy: a case report
    D S Kim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    Obstet Gynecol 73:503-7. 1989
    ..We believe this is the first reported case of maternal survival past 2 years and the earliest chemotherapy done in the early second trimester of pregnancy without resulting in fetal abnormalities...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cerebral metabolic abnormalities in COPD patients detected by localized proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    T S Shim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Han Yang University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Chest 120:1506-13. 2001
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Phase II study of radiotherapy with three-dimensional conformal boost concurrent with paclitaxel and cisplatin for Stage IIIB non-small-cell lung cancer
    Young Seok Kim
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 62:76-81. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of concurrent chemoradiotherapy with paclitaxel/cisplatin for Stage IIIB locally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Is metalloproteinase-7 specific for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis?
    Jin Won Huh
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, 388 1, Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Chest 133:1101-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the role of MMP-7 in IIP by comparing its expression in usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP) and cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (COP)...
  56. doi request reprint Treatment outcomes and moxifloxacin susceptibility in ofloxacin-resistant multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    K W Jo
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 18:39-43. 2014
    ..A tertiary referral centre in Seoul, South Korea...
  57. doi request reprint IgE-mediated anaphylaxis and allergic reactions to idursulfase in patients with Hunter syndrome
    J Kim
    Department of Pediatrics, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Allergy 68:796-802. 2013
    ..The purpose was to evaluate the occurrence of infusion-related allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, to idursulfase in patients with MPS II receiving ERT and to elucidate its possible mechanism...
  58. doi request reprint Naked DNA expressing two isoforms of hepatocyte growth factor induces collateral artery augmentation in a rabbit model of limb ischemia
    W B Pyun
    Department of Cardiology, Medical College of Ewha Womans University, Mokdong Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Gene Ther 17:1442-52. 2010
    ..These results showed that transfer of the genomic-cDNA hybrid of the HGF gene could be used as a potential therapeutic approach to human vascular diseases...
  59. ncbi request reprint Aberrant expression of cyclin D1 is associated with poor prognosis in early stage cervical cancer of the uterus
    D S Bae
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, 135-710, Korea
    Gynecol Oncol 81:341-7. 2001
    ..We conclude that immunohistochemical assessment of cyclin D1 can be a useful molecular marker for predicting prognosis in early stage cervical cancer of the uterus...
  60. ncbi request reprint UVB-induced GM-CSF production is suppressed by dexamethasone in HaCaT cells
    D S Kim
    Department of Dermatology, Seoul National University, College of Medicine, Korea
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 17:121-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Results showed that dexamethasone suppressed basal release and UVB-induced production of GM-CSF by keratinocytes...
  61. ncbi request reprint Significance of high-risk human papillomavirus detection by polymerase chain reaction in primary cervical cancer screening
    Y L Oh
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon-dong, Kangnam-ku, Seoul, Korea
    Cytopathology 12:75-83. 2001
    ..The combination of Pap smear and high-risk HPV testing by PCR might reduce unnecessary colposcopy-guided biopsy of women with cytological diagnosis of ASCUS...
  62. ncbi request reprint Expression of the HMGI(Y) gene in human colorectal cancer
    D H Kim
    Department of Pathology, Hallym University, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Cancer 84:376-80. 1999
    ..Our results indicate that the HMGI(Y) expression may occur at an early stage of carcinogenesis and correlate with cell proliferation. Int. J. Cancer (Pred. Oncol.), 84:376-380, 1999...
  63. doi request reprint Prevalence and patterns of anti-nuclear antibodies in Korean children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis according to ILAR criteria
    J I Shin
    Department of Paediatrics, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Severance Children s Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Scand J Rheumatol 37:348-51. 2008
    ..To investigate the prevalence and patterns of anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA) in different subtypes of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) according to the International League of Associations for Rheumatology (ILAR) criteria...
  64. ncbi request reprint Suitable whole blood levels 2 hours after neoral in liver transplant patients: experiences at a single center
    K H Kim
    Division of HBP Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 38:2971-3. 2006
    ..Owing to concerns about drug toxicity due to excessive immunosuppression, C2 adjustments to target blood levels may represent an advance. The present study measured C2 and levels to determine which correlated more closely with AUC(0-4)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic pattern and clinical features of rheumatoid arthritis-associated interstitial lung disease
    Hyun Kyung Lee
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, 388 1, Poongnap dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul, Korea 138 73
    Chest 127:2019-27. 2005
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  66. ncbi request reprint Morphometric effects of the recruitment maneuver on saline-lavaged canine lungs. A computed tomographic analysis
    Chae Man Lim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Anesthesiology 99:71-80. 2003
    ..Little is known about lung-morphometric effects of the RM as compared with positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) titration (PT) without the RM...
  67. ncbi request reprint Hypothermia inhibits cytokine release of alveolar macrophage and activation of nuclear factor kappaB in endotoxemic lung
    Chae Man Lim
    POB 145 Songpa, 138 600 Seoul, Korea
    Intensive Care Med 30:1638-44. 2004
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Weekly low dose paclitaxel and cisplatin as first-line chemotherapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer
    Sang We Kim
    Department of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap Dong Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Lung Cancer 41:221-6. 2003
    ..This study indicates that weekly low dose chemotherapy using paclitaxel and cisplatin could be given safely to the patients with NSCLC and showed a promising response rate...
  69. ncbi request reprint Phase II study of three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy and concurrent mitomycin-C, vinblastine, and cisplatin chemotherapy for Stage III locally advanced, unresectable, non-small-cell lung cancer
    Sang Wook Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan Medical College, Songpa Ku, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:996-1004. 2003
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Hypothermia protects against endotoxin-induced acute lung injury in rats
    Chae Man Lim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea 138 600
    Intensive Care Med 29:453-9. 2003
    ..Because an activation of circulating neutrophils and their sequestration into the lung are important pathogenetic phenomena in endotoxin-associated lung injury, we conjectured that hypothermia could prevent this type of lung injury...
  71. ncbi request reprint Adequately washed bronchoscope does not induce false-positive amplification tests on bronchial aspirates in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Tae Sun Shim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Chest 121:774-81. 2002
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Abnormal peripheral blood T-lymphocyte subsets in a subgroup of patients with COPD
    Won Dong Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Chest 122:437-44. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that T-lymphocyte abnormalities might be involved in the pathogenesis of airflow limitation in people who smoke...
  73. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic approach to arachnoid cyst
    J U Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Severance Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Childs Nerv Syst 15:285-91. 1999
    ..There was no mortality or morbidity. We conclude that endoscopic procedures may be a promising alternative to microsurgical operations or shunting for the treatment of arachnoid cysts...
  74. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of internal stent for biliary anastomosis in liver transplantation
    S W Jung
    Department of Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 46:856-60. 2014
    ..This study analyzed the incidence and management of biliary complications after liver transplantation (LT) with or without internal stent...
  75. pmc Raised serum interleukin 15 levels in Kawasaki disease
    G C Jang
    Department of Paediatrics, Yonsei University, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Rheum Dis 62:264-6. 2003
    ..66, p<0.01); however it did not correlate with the levels of erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C reactive protein, suggesting that IL15 may not be a useful marker in estimating the severity of inflammation in KD...
  76. doi request reprint The effects of humidity and serum on the surface microhardness and morphology of five retrograde filling materials
    J S Kang
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
    Scanning 34:207-14. 2012
    ..However, further long-term studies considering other factors, such as biocompatibility (i.e. cellular toxicity) and retention, are needed to be collaborated with these findings in the clinical context...
  77. doi request reprint Right posterior portal vein stenosis developed after living donor liver transplantation using a modified right lobe graft with a type 2 portal vein: a case report
    Y D Yu
    Department of Surgery, Division of HBP Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 44:585-7. 2012
    ....
  78. doi request reprint Effects of low-level arsenic exposure on urinary N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminidase activity
    S Y Eom
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Medical Research Institute, College of Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Chungbuk, Republic of Korea
    Hum Exp Toxicol 30:1885-91. 2011
    ..44 U/g creatinine and especially in those who had not consumed seafood recently. These facts suggest that a relatively low-level exposure to inorganic arsenic produces renal tubular damage in humans...
  79. pmc Effects of oncostatin M on hormone release of rat pituitary cells in primary culture
    D S Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 15:323-6. 2000
    ..We conclude OSM has a stimulatory effect on ACTH secretion in normal rat pituitary cell cultures, and OSM acts mainly on corticotroph, supporting the potential role of OSM to modulate immune-endocrine regulation in the pituitary...
  80. ncbi request reprint Clonal expansion of CD8+ T cells in Kawasaki disease
    I H Choi
    Department of Microbiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seodaemoon ku, Seoul, Korea
    J Immunol 159:481-6. 1997
    ..Our data suggest that the conventional Ags rather than a superantigen were involved in the pathogenesis of acute KD...
  81. ncbi request reprint Bacille Calmette Guérin (BCG) can induce Kawasaki disease-like features in programmed death-1 (PD-1) gene knockout mice
    J K Chun
    Department of Pediatrics, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine, Wonju, Korea
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:743-50. 2011
    ..We investigated the associative role of programmed death-1 (PD-1) gene in the pathogenesis of KD by injecting bacilli Calmette Guérin (BCG) to PD-1 gene knockout (PD-1KO) mice...
  82. ncbi request reprint Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia associated with a rapid reduction of cortisol level in a patient with ectopic ACTH syndrome treated by octreotide and ketoconazole
    D S Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 108:146-50. 2000
    ..This case study would also like to point out that plasma ACTH and cortisol levels were decreased effectively by the combination of octreotide and ketoconazole in this instance of ectopic ACTH syndrome...
  83. pmc Prevalence and patterns of left ventricular hypertrophy in patients with predialysis chronic renal failure
    S K Ha
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yongdong Severance Hospital, Institute of Kidney Disease, Yonsei University, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 13:488-94. 1998
    ..5%) was the main pattern of LVH. Several factors such as anemia, systolic and diastolic BP, renal function and PTH influence LVMI...
  84. ncbi request reprint Circulating interleukin 17 is increased in the acute stage of Kawasaki disease
    M H Sohn
    Department of Pediatrics and Institute for Immunology and Immunological Diseases, Brain Korea 21 Project for Medical Sciences, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Severance Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Scand J Rheumatol 32:364-6. 2003
    ..Recently, IL-17 has been reported to induce IL-6 production. The aim of this study was to elucidate the involvement of IL-17 in the pathogenesis of KD...
  85. ncbi request reprint Postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy and radiotherapy for stage II and III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Sang Wook Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gyu, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Lung Cancer 37:65-71. 2002
    ..A prospective randomized trial, which compares this regimen to surgery alone or postoperative adjuvant radiotherapy is needed...
  86. pmc Clinical features and outcomes of idiopathic pulmonary alveolar proteinosis in Korean population
    Min Kwang Byun
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yonsei University, College of Medicine, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:393-8. 2010
    ..The clinical features and pulmonary parameters of Korean patients with idiopathic PAP are consistent with reports in other published studies. Whole lung lavage appears to be the most effective form of treatment...
  87. pmc A nationwide survey of lymphangioleiomyomatosis in Korea: recent increase in newly diagnosed patients
    Hye Yun Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:1182-6. 2010
    ..It is concluded that the reason for the increase of newly diagnosed patients is the result of increase in detection of the early stage LAM by the widespread use of chest CT screening...
  88. ncbi request reprint Association between stress and asthma symptoms: a population-based study
    Yeon Mok Oh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 9:363-8. 2004
    ..To determine whether stress influences asthma in the general population, a database from a nationwide survey to evaluate the relationship between stress and asthma symptoms was used in the present study...
  89. ncbi request reprint The effects of hypothermia on endotoxin-primed lung
    Jae Yong Chin
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Anesth Analg 104:1171-8, tables of contents. 2007
    ..We investigated whether hypothermia induced after the onset of such neutrophilic inflammation reduces acute lung injury...
  90. ncbi request reprint Recovery from lung injury in survivors of acute respiratory distress syndrome: difference between pulmonary and extrapulmonary subtypes
    Sun Jong Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 138 736 Songpa gu, Seoul, Korea
    Intensive Care Med 30:1960-3. 2004
    ..To determine whether long-term outcome differs between acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) resulting from pulmonary (ARDSp) and extrapulmonary (ARDSexp) causes...
  91. doi request reprint Changes in integrity of normal-appearing white matter in patients with moyamoya disease: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    H Jeong
    Departments of Radiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 32:1893-8. 2011
    ....
  92. pmc The causative organisms of bacterial meningitis in Korean children, 1986-1995
    K H Kim
    Department of Pediatrics, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 13:60-4. 1998
    ..pneumoniae, H. influenzae, and N. meningitidis in order of frequency. Further study should be extended to nation-wide epidemiologic evaluation to show the incidence of bacterial meningitis caused by these three important organisms...
  93. doi request reprint Effects of maintaining a remifentanil infusion on the recovery profiles during emergence from anaesthesia and tracheal extubation
    J S Nho
    Department of Anesthesiology, Kyung Hee University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Br J Anaesth 103:817-21. 2009
    ..We examined the effects of maintaining a remifentanil infusion on recovery profiles such as coughing and cardiovascular responses after general anaesthesia...
  94. ncbi request reprint IgE binding patterns to German cockroach whole body extract in Korean atopic asthmatic children
    S Y Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 39:409-16. 1998
    ..Therefore, Bla g I (25-30 kDa) and Bla g II (36 kDa) could not be the absolute indicators of German cockroach sensitization and parameters of environmental control...
  95. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of arachnoid cyst: congenital or traumatic?
    J U Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brain Research Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Severance Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Pediatr Neurosurg 29:260-6. 1998
    ..An other 7 patients had a history of perinatal trauma. We postulate that head trauma in infancy may contribute to the pathogenesis of arachnoid cyst in some cases...
  96. doi request reprint Comparison of the efficacy and safety of tramadol/acetaminophen combination therapy and gabapentin in the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy
    S H Ko
    The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
    Diabet Med 27:1033-40. 2010
    ..This study compared the efficacy and safety of tramadol/acetaminophen (T/A) and gabapentin in the management of painful diabetic neuropathy...
  97. ncbi request reprint Acanthamoebiasis in Korea: two new cases with clinical cases review
    K Im
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 39:478-84. 1998
    ....
  98. ncbi request reprint Ventricular pressure monitoring during bilateral decompression with dural expansion
    D S Yoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Uijongbu St Mary s Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, College of Medicine, Seoul
    J Neurosurg 91:953-9. 1999
    ....
  99. ncbi request reprint MMP-2 regulates human platelet activation by interacting with integrin alphaIIbbeta3
    W S Choi
    National Research Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    J Thromb Haemost 6:517-23. 2008
    ..Platelet MMPs have been implicated in the regulation of cellular activation and aggregation. Although the proaggregatory effect of MMP-2 has been demonstrated, the functional mechanism is not clearly understood...
  100. doi request reprint Clinical validation of the lower limit of normal in lung diffusing capacity: is the lower 5th percentile really the best cut-off value?
    Seung Won Ra
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 167:354-6. 2009
    ..Thus, the 90% CI or the lower 10th percentile for the cut-off value of the LLN might be better than the 95% CI or the lower 5th percentile in differentiating subjects with pathologic proven ILD from healthy subjects...
  101. pmc Is hypercapnea a predictor of better survival in the patients who underwent mechanical ventilation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)?
    Joo Hun Park
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 21:1-9. 2006
    ..There are contradictory reports concerning hypercapnia as a predictor of a better outcome in COPD. This study examined the clinical implications of hypercapnea in COPD patients (M:F = 59:19) who required mechanical ventilation...