Chae Man Lim

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Affiliation: University of Ulsan
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of increasing perfluorocarbon dose on VA/Q distribution during partial liquid ventilation in acute lung injury
    C M Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Anesthesiology 94:637-42. 2001
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of ventilation mode on gas exchange during partial liquid ventilation at different perfluorocarbon doses in surfactant-depleted lung
    C M Lim
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea 138 600
    Lung 179:245-55. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Induced hypothermia as a new approach to lung rest for the acutely injured lung
    Sang Bum Hong
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Crit Care Med 33:2049-55. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of SAPS3 admission score and its customization for use in Korean intensive care unit patients: a prospective multicentre study
    So Yeon Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 18:989-95. 2013
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Inhaled nitric oxide attenuates acute lung injury via inhibition of nuclear factor-kappa B and inflammation
    Jihee Lee Kang
    Division of Cell Biology, Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Women s University, Seoul 158 056, Korea
    J Appl Physiol 92:795-801. 2002

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  1. 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)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of increasing perfluorocarbon dose on VA/Q distribution during partial liquid ventilation in acute lung injury
    C M Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Anesthesiology 94:637-42. 2001
    ..This study investigated how VA/Q distribution of an acutely injured lung is affected during PLV at increasing perfluorocarbon dose...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of ventilation mode on gas exchange during partial liquid ventilation at different perfluorocarbon doses in surfactant-depleted lung
    C M Lim
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea 138 600
    Lung 179:245-55. 2001
    ..Given the same tidal volume, PC appeared to insufflate the perfluorocarbon-filled lung better than VC at both low and FRC doses of perfluorocarbon...
  6. ncbi request reprint Induced hypothermia as a new approach to lung rest for the acutely injured lung
    Sang Bum Hong
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Crit Care Med 33:2049-55. 2005
    ..To investigate whether low-frequency ventilation during hypothermia could attenuate lung injury associated with endotoxin and mechanical ventilation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of SAPS3 admission score and its customization for use in Korean intensive care unit patients: a prospective multicentre study
    So Yeon Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 18:989-95. 2013
    ..To externally validate the simplified acute physiology score 3 (SAPS3) and to customize it for use in Korean intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inhaled nitric oxide attenuates acute lung injury via inhibition of nuclear factor-kappa B and inflammation
    Jihee Lee Kang
    Division of Cell Biology, Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Women s University, Seoul 158 056, Korea
    J Appl Physiol 92:795-801. 2002
    ..These results suggest that inhaled NO attenuates LPS-induced ALI and pulmonary inflammation. This attenuation may be associated with the inhibition of NF-kappa B activation...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mortality after in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation: multicenter analysis in Korea
    Ho Cheol Kim
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, College of Medicine, Gyeongsang Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, Republic of Korea
    J Crit Care 28:942-6. 2013
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  13. pmc The clinical efficacy of GOCA scoring system in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Yangjin Jegal
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ulsan University Hospital, Ulsan, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 23:383-9. 2008
    ..In conclusion, GOCA was not superior to APACHE II or SAPS II. The performance of the APACHE II or SAPS II tended to improve when combining a general scoring system with a scoring system that focused on the severity of lung injury...
  14. pmc Usefulness of quantitative endotracheal aspirate cultures in intensive care unit patients with suspected pneumonia
    Yoon Mi Shin
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Cheongju St Mary Hospital, Cheongju, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:865-9. 2011
    ..The quantitative EA culture is a useful non-invasive tool for the diagnosis of pneumonia pathogens. It is suggested that a threshold level of 10(6) cfu/mL is appropriate...
  15. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of daily-half dose linezolid in patients with intractable multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    I Nae Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    J Antimicrob Chemother 58:701-4. 2006
    ..We therefore evaluated the efficacy and tolerability of a reduced dose of linezolid, in combination with other anti-TB drugs, in patients with intractable or extensive MDR-TB...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physiologic characteristics of cold perfluorocarbon-induced hypothermia during partial liquid ventilation in normal rabbits
    Sang Bum Hong
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Anesth Analg 94:157-62, table of contents. 2002
    ..This "pulmonary method" of cooling was comparable to a systemic method of cooling with regard to a few important physiologic variables, while maintaining a narrower interorgan temperature difference...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of clinical features and outcomes of hospitalized adult patients with novel influenza A (H1N1) pneumonia and other pneumonia
    Chang Hwan Sohn
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Acad Emerg Med 20:46-53. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical characteristics and outcomes of pandemic 2009 H1N1 pneumonia by comparing to community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) of other origin...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of alveolar recruitment maneuver in early acute respiratory distress syndrome according to antiderecruitment strategy, etiological category of diffuse lung injury, and body position of the patient
    Chae Man Lim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Crit Care Med 31:411-8. 2003
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  20. ncbi request reprint Sequential radiologic and functional pulmonary changes in patients with paraquat intoxication
    Jin Won Huh
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, 388 1, Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:203-8. 2006
    ..Compared with the PFT results obtained at 1 and 6.5 months, FVC, FEV1, and diffusing capacity all improved slightly. Lung changes after paraquat intoxication are functionally and radiologically reversible following treatment...
  21. doi request reprint Value of cardiac troponin I for predicting in-hospital occurrence of hypotension in stable patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    Sang Ku Jung
    Gangneung Asan Hospital, Gangneung, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Shock 39:50-4. 2013
    ..This study suggests that a normal cTnI nearly rules out subsequent development of hypotension within 24 h. This may help to select those patients who would benefit most from intensive clinical surveillance and escalated treatment...
  22. doi request reprint Viral infection in patients with severe pneumonia requiring intensive care unit admission
    Sang Ho Choi
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:325-32. 2012
    ..The role of viruses in pneumonia in adults and the impact of viral infection on mortality have not been elucidated. Previous studies have significant limitations in that they relied predominantly on upper respiratory specimens...
  23. 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)...
  24. doi request reprint Low-dose hydrocortisone treatment for patients with septic shock: a pilot study comparing 3days with 7days
    Jin Won Huh
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 16:1088-95. 2011
    ..This study investigated the effect of the duration of a stress dose of hydrocortisone on survival of septic shock patients with relative adrenal insufficiency...
  25. 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...
  26. pmc Usefulness of cellular analysis of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid for predicting the etiology of pneumonia in critically ill patients
    Sang Ho Choi
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 9:e97346. 2014
    ..This study investigated the ability of cellular analysis of BAL fluid to differentially diagnose bacterial pneumonia from viral pneumonia in adult patients who are admitted to intensive care unit...
  27. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical outcomes between intermittent and continuous monitoring of central venous oxygen saturation (ScvO2) in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock: a pilot study
    Jin Won Huh
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Emerg Med J 30:906-9. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether intermittent measurement of ScvO2 is as clinically effective as continuous monitoring in EGDT implementation...
  28. doi request reprint Relationship between the MIC of vancomycin and clinical outcome in patients with MRSA nosocomial pneumonia
    Eun Young Choi
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Intensive Care Med 37:639-47. 2011
    ....
  29. pmc Clinical meaning of early oxygenation improvement in severe acute respiratory distress syndrome under prolonged prone positioning
    Kwangha Lee
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 25:58-65. 2010
    ..We evaluated the meaning of early gas exchange in patients with severe ARDS under prolonged (> or = 12 hours) prone positioning...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Performance Status on hospital mortality in critically ill patients
    Chi Min Park
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea Department of Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Crit Care 29:409-13. 2014
    ..This study evaluates the association between the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Performance Status (ECOG-PS) and hospital mortality in general critically ill patients...
  31. pmc Body mass index and mortality in korean intensive care units: a prospective multicenter cohort study
    So Yeon Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS ONE 9:e90039. 2014
    ..We aimed to examine the association of BMI with hospital mortality in critically ill patients in Korea...
  32. pmc Viral infection is not uncommon in adult patients with severe hospital-acquired pneumonia
    Hyo Lim Hong
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 9:e95865. 2014
    ..We investigated the role and distribution of viruses in adult with severe HAP who required intensive care...
  33. 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...
  34. pmc The effects of methylene blue on hemodynamic parameters and cytokine levels in refractory septic shock
    Byung Kyu Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 20:123-8. 2005
    ....
  35. doi request reprint A comparison of the time from sepsis to inception of continuous renal replacement therapy versus RIFLE criteria in patients with septic acute kidney injury
    Gyu Rak Chon
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chungju Hospital, College of Medicine, Konkuk University, Chungju, Korea
    Shock 38:30-6. 2012
    ..796) were independent factors associated with 28-day mortality. This study suggests that the time interval from sepsis to CRRT inception may be a more useful predictor of 28-day mortality than RIFLE criteria in patients with septic AKI...
  36. doi request reprint Analysis of progression in risk, injury, failure, loss, and end-stage renal disease classification on outcome in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock
    Won Young Kim
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    J Crit Care 27:104.e1-7. 2012
    ..A few studies have assessed risk, injury, failure, loss, and end-stage renal disease (RIFLE) criteria in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock, a setting in which acute kidney injury (AKI) is common and dramatically worsens outcome...
  37. doi request reprint Corticosteroid treatment in critically ill patients with pandemic influenza A/H1N1 2009 infection: analytic strategy using propensity scores
    Sung Han Kim
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:1207-14. 2011
    ..Administration of adjuvant corticosteroids to patients with pandemic influenza A/H1N1 2009 (pH1N1) may reduce inflammation and improve outcomes...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of vancomycin plus rifampicin in the treatment of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia
    Young Ju Jung
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Crit Care Med 38:175-80. 2010
    ..To investigate whether adding rifampicin to vancomycin could cure more patients with nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia compared with vancomycin-only...
  39. doi request reprint Duration of viral shedding in patients admitted to hospital with pandemic influenza A/H1N1 2009 infection
    Shin Na
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Med Virol 83:5-9. 2011
    ..The present findings also indicate that starting antiviral therapy within 24 hr of the onset of symptoms is associated with more rapid viral clearance...
  40. ncbi request reprint Low-tidal volume mechanical ventilation in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by pandemic influenza A/H1N1 infection
    Dong Kyu Oh
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    J Crit Care 28:358-64. 2013
    ..However, there is no definite evidence to support the use of this intervention in patients with viral etiologies...
  41. 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...
  42. pmc Early use of imipenem/cilastatin and vancomycin followed by de-escalation versus conventional antimicrobials without de-escalation for patients with hospital-acquired pneumonia in a medical ICU: a randomized clinical trial
    Jong Wook Kim
    Department of Gastroenterology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Crit Care 16:R28. 2012
    ..This study investigated the effects of early use of broad-spectrum antimicrobials in critically ill patients with hospital-acquired pneumonia...
  43. doi request reprint A comparison of acute kidney injury classifications in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock
    Won Young Kim
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Med Sci 344:350-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine which of the 2 systems better predicted 28-day mortality in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock...
  44. doi request reprint Clinical implications of right ventricular dysfunction in patients with acute symptomatic pulmonary embolism: short- and long-term clinical outcomes
    Jung Wan Yoo
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    J Crit Care 27:325.e1-6. 2012
    ..However, the long-term prognosis of such patients has not been well defined. We evaluated the effect of RVD on short- and long-term mortality in Korean patients with PE...
  45. ncbi request reprint Physiologic effect and safety of the pumpless extracorporeal interventional lung assist system in patients with acute respiratory failure--a pilot study
    Woo Hyun Cho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital, Korea
    Artif Organs 36:434-8. 2012
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Prevalence and clinical features of pneumonia in patients with laboratory-confirmed pandemic influenza A H1N1 2009 infection in South Korea
    Shin Na
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Scand J Infect Dis 43:19-26. 2011
    ..0, p = 0.001) were independently associated with pneumonia. Antiviral therapy at >48 h after the onset of symptoms (OR 2.1, p = 0.09) tended to be more common in patients with pneumonia than in those without pneumonia...
  47. 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)...
  48. pmc External validation of the Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II in Korean intensive care units
    Jae Yeol Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chung Ang University College of Medicine, and Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Severance Hospital, Seoul 135 710, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 54:425-31. 2013
    ..This study was designed to validate the usefulness of the Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) II for predicting hospital mortality of critically ill Korean patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Acinetobacter baumannii infection was decreased by the structural renovation of a medical intensive care unit
    Seong Su Nah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Soonchunhyang University, College of Medicine, Choenan, Korea
    J Crit Care 28:328-34. 2013
    ..The study aimed to determine whether improvements in intensive care unit (ICU) structural environment affect the incidence of ICU-acquired infections (IAIs), particularly those caused by multidrug-resistant pathogens...
  50. doi request reprint Poor interpretation of pulmonary function tests in patients with concomitant decreases in FEV1 and FVC
    Yoonki Hong
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 13:569-74. 2008
    ..To assess the accuracy of this strategy, clinical diagnosis was compared with the PFT interpretation in patients showing concomitant decreases in FEV(1) and FVC...
  51. ncbi request reprint Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung in adults: clinical and CT evaluation of seven patients
    Bum Jin Oh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 11:496-501. 2006
    ..5 +/- 7.3 days. In adult patients who suffer from a recurrent productive cough and who have a multiloculated cystic mass in one lobe and normal vascular images in MDCT, CCAM, although rare, should be considered...
  52. doi request reprint A weaning protocol administered by critical care nurses for the weaning of patients from mechanical ventilation
    Jae Hyung Roh
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    J Crit Care 27:549-55. 2012
    ..The primary objective of this clinical trial of patients on mechanical ventilation was to determine if a weaning protocol implemented solely by nurses could reduce the weaning time relative to usual care (UC)...
  53. doi request reprint Serum and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid galactomannan assays in patients with pulmonary aspergilloma
    Seong Yeon Park
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Clin Infect Dis 52:e149-52. 2011
    ..The positivity of serum GM assays was significantly higher in patients with hemoptysis than in those without hemoptysis (52% vs 9%; P=.02)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Radial to femoral arterial blood pressure differences in septic shock patients receiving high-dose norepinephrine therapy
    Won Young Kim
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Asan Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine and Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Shock 40:527-31. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the difference between radial (peripheral) and femoral (central) ABP in septic shock patients receiving high-dose norepinephrine (NE) therapy...
  55. ncbi request reprint A cluster of lung injury cases associated with home humidifier use: an epidemiological investigation
    Hwa Jung Kim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Thorax 69:703-8. 2014
    ..In April 2011 a tertiary hospital in Seoul, Korea reported several cases of severe respiratory distress of unknown origin in young adults...
  56. ncbi request reprint Activation of a medical emergency team using an electronic medical recording-based screening system*
    Jin Won Huh
    1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea 2Medical Emergency Team, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Crit Care Med 42:801-8. 2014
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a medical emergency team activated using 24-hour monitoring by electronic medical record-based screening criteria followed by immediate intervention by a skilled team...
  57. doi request reprint Role of procalcitonin and C-reactive protein in differentiation of mixed bacterial infection from 2009 H1N1 viral pneumonia
    Shin Ahn
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 5:398-403. 2011
    ..We evaluated procalcitonin (PCT) and C-reactive protein (CRP) in differentiating pneumonia caused by mixed bacterial and 2009 H1N1 influenza infection from 2009 H1N1 influenza infection alone...
  58. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and prognostic factors of patients with lung cancer and pneumonia-induced respiratory failure in a medical intensive care unit: A single-center study
    Youjin Chang
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, South Korea
    J Crit Care 29:414-9. 2014
    ..To evaluate the outcomes and prognostic factors of 28-day mortality following medical intensive care unit (MICU) admission of patients with lung cancer and pneumonia-induced respiratory failure...
  59. ncbi request reprint Long-term effect of bronchial artery embolization in Korean patients with haemoptysis
    Yong Gil Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 11:776-81. 2006
    ..The long-term effectiveness of BAE and the factors associated with failure to control bleeding in an Asian setting of tuberculosis are unknown and were investigated...
  60. doi request reprint Diaphragm dysfunction assessed by ultrasonography: influence on weaning from mechanical ventilation
    Won Young Kim
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Crit Care Med 39:2627-30. 2011
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of pneumonia in hospitalized patients with novel influenza A (H1N1) in Korea
    Wook Jin Choi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Scand J Infect Dis 42:311-4. 2010
    ..However, we were able to discharge most of the patients without any other complication in 5 days. 2009 H1N1 was the cause of pneumonia with mild hypoxemia at admission in previously healthy school-aged persons in Korea...
  62. ncbi request reprint The role of endogenous histamine on the pathogenesis of the lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced, acute lung injury: a pilot study
    Tae Hyung Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Inflammation 29:72-80. 2005
    ..In conclusion, endogenous histamine might be involved in the recruitment of neutrophils and protein leaks in LPS-induced ALI via the H2 receptors...
  63. 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
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  64. 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...
  65. doi request reprint Outcome of early intensive care unit patients readmitted in the same hospitalization
    Jung Yeon Lee
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    J Crit Care 24:267-72. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate factors associated with early readmission to the intensive care unit (ICU) during the same hospitalization and factors associated with adverse outcomes...
  66. doi request reprint Effect of the alveolar recruitment manoeuvre on haemodynamic parameters in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: relationship with oxygenation
    Jin Won Huh
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 15:1220-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether the ARM causes haemodynamic instability in patients with ARDS, and any relationship this might have with arterial oxygenation...
  67. pmc Does medical emergency team intervention reduce the prevalence of emergency endotracheal intubation complications?
    Go Woon Kim
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 55:92-8. 2014
    ..Our purpose was to confirm the impact of a MET on airway management and compare the incidence of complications of EEI before and after MET intervention in a general ward...
  68. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of SRC tyrosine kinases suppresses activation of nuclear factor-kappaB, and serine and tyrosine phosphorylation of IkappaB-alpha in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated raw 264.7 macrophages
    Jihee Lee Kang
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, Division of Cell Biology, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1643-62. 2005
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular apical ballooning due to severe physical stress in patients admitted to the medical ICU
    Jae Hyeong Park
    Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap dong Songpa ku, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Chest 128:296-302. 2005
    ..We sought to assess the frequency and clinical implications of left ventricular apical ballooning (LVAB) in patients who had been admitted to the medical ICU for noncardiac physical illnesses...
  70. 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
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Inhaled nitric oxide improves the survival of the paraquat-injured rats
    Jae Hwa Cho
    Division of Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Inha University, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Vascul Pharmacol 42:171-8. 2005
    ..NO inhalation may be beneficial for the survival of paraquat-induced injured rats by attenuating lipid peroxidation and production of TGF-beta1...
  72. 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...
  73. 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...