Pao Hsien Chu

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Affiliation: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Polycythemia vera as a presentation of renal angiomyolipoma: a case report
    Ming Shyan Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Med Case Reports 3:90. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Mycotic aneurysm of the superior mesenteric artery in a young woman
    P H Chu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 59:614-6. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Deletion of the FHL2 gene attenuates the formation of atherosclerotic lesions after a cholesterol-enriched diet
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Life Sci 86:365-71. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Expression of caspase-3-dependent apoptosis in mural thrombi leukocytes
    Pao Hsien Chu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    APMIS 116:995-9. 2008
  5. pmc Deletion of the FHL2 gene attenuating neovascularization after corneal injury
    Pao Hsien Chu
    First Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:5314-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Caspase-3-dependent apoptosis in cardiac myxoma: not associated with human papillomavirus or Epstein-Barr virus
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei 105, Taiwan
    Mod Pathol 18:822-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint MUC1, MUC2 and MUC5AC expressions in cardiac myxoma
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The First Cardiovascular Division, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, 199 Tun Hwa North Road, 105 Taipei, Taiwan
    Virchows Arch 446:52-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Irregular connexin43 expressed in a rare cardiac hamartoma containing adipose tissue in the crista terminalis
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The First Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, 199 Tun Hwa North Road, 105 Taipei, Taiwan
    Virchows Arch 444:383-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Apoptosis in primary cardiac tumours
    P H Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 58:564-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Mucin gene expression in cardiac myxoma
    P H Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 58:306-9. 2004

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  1. pmc Polycythemia vera as a presentation of renal angiomyolipoma: a case report
    Ming Shyan Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Med Case Reports 3:90. 2009
    ..This report describes a rare case of a woman diagnosed with renal angiomyolipoma and polycythemia vera. The report discusses the differential diagnosis using erythropoietin, erythropoietin-receptor and Janus kinase 2...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mycotic aneurysm of the superior mesenteric artery in a young woman
    P H Chu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 59:614-6. 2005
    ..This report reviews the pathophysiology of mycotic aneurysms of the SMA and role of computed tomography in the differential diagnosis of this condition from acute mesenteric ischaemia...
  3. doi request reprint Deletion of the FHL2 gene attenuates the formation of atherosclerotic lesions after a cholesterol-enriched diet
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Life Sci 86:365-71. 2010
    ..FHL2, a member of the four and a half LIM domain (FHL) family of proteins, may play an important role in the circulatory system and in particular atherosclerosis...
  4. doi request reprint Expression of caspase-3-dependent apoptosis in mural thrombi leukocytes
    Pao Hsien Chu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    APMIS 116:995-9. 2008
    ..4 mg/dL). Thrombi were characterized by apoptosis (32%) in a caspase-dependent pathway in all types of leukocytes. Thrombi in arteriovenous access failure demonstrate apoptosis by means of the caspase-3 pathway in white blood cells...
  5. pmc Deletion of the FHL2 gene attenuating neovascularization after corneal injury
    Pao Hsien Chu
    First Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:5314-8. 2008
    ..Although FHL2 is expressed in the cornea, its role in angiogenesis is unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the role of the FHL2 gene in corneal angiogenesis after chemical injury...
  6. ncbi request reprint Caspase-3-dependent apoptosis in cardiac myxoma: not associated with human papillomavirus or Epstein-Barr virus
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei 105, Taiwan
    Mod Pathol 18:822-7. 2005
    ..In conclusion, no viral genomes of HPV or EBV were detected in these 15 patients. This study demonstrates that caspase-3-dependent apoptosis in cardiac myxoma is not dependent on concurrence of previous HPV and/or EBV infection...
  7. ncbi request reprint MUC1, MUC2 and MUC5AC expressions in cardiac myxoma
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The First Cardiovascular Division, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, 199 Tun Hwa North Road, 105 Taipei, Taiwan
    Virchows Arch 446:52-5. 2005
    ..An abundant mucopolysaccharidic matrix exists, including mucin, within cardiac myxoma. This investigation first reports the expressions of mucin genes in cardiac myxoma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Irregular connexin43 expressed in a rare cardiac hamartoma containing adipose tissue in the crista terminalis
    Pao Hsien Chu
    The First Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, 199 Tun Hwa North Road, 105 Taipei, Taiwan
    Virchows Arch 444:383-6. 2004
    ..Microscopically, this hamartoma comprised dense collagen and adipose tissue, mixed with hypertrophy, but with disarrayed cardiomyocytes. An irregular gap junction, connexin43, was demonstrated in this cardiac hamartoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Apoptosis in primary cardiac tumours
    P H Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 58:564-7. 2004
    ..In conclusion, apoptosis is important in the progression of the primary cardiac tumours, but the mechanism of cardiac tumour regression still remains uncertain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mucin gene expression in cardiac myxoma
    P H Chu
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 58:306-9. 2004
    ..Detailed immunohistochemical analysis of MUC1, MUC2 and MUC5AC has been performed in this left atrium and mitral valve myxoma. Notably, the expressions of mucins in cardiac myxoma must be further evaluated...
  11. doi request reprint Major adverse cardiovascular events and mortality in systemic lupus erythematosus patients after successful delivery: a population-based study
    Lung Sheng Wu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine L SW, Y SL, C PL, P HC, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan School of Health Care Administration C HT, S TH, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan Gynecology Research Center C HT, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Department and Graduate Institute of Forensic Medicine H LH, College of Medicine, and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology H LH, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Medical Genetics H LH, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan and Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology S FL, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Med Sci 347:42-9. 2014
    ..Limited data exist regarding the incidence rate and hazard ratios (HRs) of major adverse cardiovascular events and mortality in the successful-delivery women with or without systemic lupus erythematosus...
  12. ncbi request reprint Expression of cell cycle-regulatory proteins, MIB-1, p16, p53, and p63, in squamous cell carcinoma of conjunctiva: not associated with human papillomavirus infection
    Shih Ming Jung
    Department of Pathology, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Virchows Arch 448:301-5. 2006
    ..This investigation then showed that the expression of cell cycles in SCC was associated with key tumor clinicopathological features. This approach can help distinguish the potential roles of cell cycle in the development of SCC...
  13. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction in a young man complicated with left ventricular thrombi
    Chia pin Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei 105, Taiwan
    Jpn Heart J 45:1029-35. 2004
    ..This work reviews the pathophysiology and natural history of coronary artery disease in a case of very young myocardial infarction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Unusual cardiac papillary fibroelastoma in the right ventricular outflow tract
    Yu Sheng Chang
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 199 Tun Hwa North Road, Taipei 105, Taiwan
    Cardiovasc Pathol 14:104-6. 2005
    ..The unique chondroid metaplasia of fibrous tissue in this CPF has never been reported. This work is the first to present an unusual CPF at the RVOT with reactive process of fibrous connective tissue...
  15. ncbi request reprint Refinement on single-beat determination of left ventricular systolic function in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Chun Li Wang
    Department of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:913-8. 2005
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  16. doi request reprint The Fas-mediated apoptotic pathway in cardiac myxoma
    Cheng Chung Liu
    Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Surg Pathol 18:493-8. 2010
    ..The extrinsic Fas/FasL-dependent apoptosis pathways in cardiac myxomas were proved by both RNA and protein levels...
  17. pmc Fixed-Dose Combinations of Renin-Angiotensin System Inhibitors and Calcium Channel Blockers in the Treatment of Hypertension: A Comparison of Angiotensin Receptor Blockers and Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
    Fu Chih Hsiao
    From the Department of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine F CH, Y CT, S HC, L SW, C PL, C LW, Y SL, P HC Clinical Informatics and Medical Statistics Research Center, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University C J C Healthcare Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine Y SL, P HC and Heart Failure Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan P HC
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e2355. 2015
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  18. doi request reprint MUC1, MUC2 and MUC5AC expression in hepatocellular carcinoma with cardiac metastasis
    Yu Sheng Lin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan Taiwan
    Mol Med Report 2:291-4. 2009
    ..005). In conclusion, the expression of mucins, especially MUC1, confirms the malignant nature of hepatocellular carcinoma with cardiac metastasis. It is recommended that such patients receive aggressive therapy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Use of a B-type natriuretic peptide in evaluating the treatment response of a relapsed lymphoma with cardiac involvement
    Yu Sheng Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Hematol 83:44-6. 2006
    ..This article is the first to report the use of BNP monitoring before and after chemotherapy to evaluate a patient with an unusual relapsed lymphoma with cardiac involvement...
  20. ncbi request reprint Survivin expression in cardiac myxoma
    Yu Sheng Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Chiayi, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 34:360-6. 2011
    ..Survivin, an antiapoptosis protein, may play an important role in the causes of cardiac myxoma. This investigation will report the expression pattern of survivin in cardiac myxomas...
  21. doi request reprint Erectile Dysfunction Is Not a Predictor of Atrial Fibrillation: A Population-Based Propensity-Score Matched Cohort Study
    Kuan Liang Liu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan Heart Failure Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Sex Med 13:55-62. 2016
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) has been regarded a marker of cardiovascular diseases. Nevertheless, the association between ED and incident atrial fibrillation (AF) remains unknown...
  22. doi request reprint Deletion of FHL2 gene impaired ischemia-induced blood flow recovery by modulating circulating proangiogenic cells
    Po Hsun Huang
    Division of Cardiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 33:709-17. 2013
    ..Here, we tested the hypothesis that impaired ischemia-induced neovascularization in mice lacking FHL2 is related to a defect in proangiogenic cell mobilization and functions in vasculogenesis...
  23. doi request reprint Dental Procedures and the Risk of Infective Endocarditis
    Pei Chun Chen
    From the Clinical Informatics and Medical Statistics Research Center PCC, CJC Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei YCT, LSW, YSL, PHC Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou PWW Department of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Dentistry, Division of Periodontology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan and Cheers Dental Clinic, New Taipei, Taiwan SK Healthcare Center PHC and Heart Failure Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan PHC
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e1826. 2015
    ..Therefore, this result may argue against the conventional assumption on which the recommended prophylaxis for IE is based...
  24. pmc Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Treated Periodontitis: A Population-Based Follow-Up Study from Taiwan
    Shing Hsien Chou
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0130807. 2015
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify the long-term major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) in treated periodontitis patients in Taiwan...
  25. ncbi request reprint Expression of OCT4 in the primary germ cell tumors and thymoma in the mediastinum
    Shih Ming Jung
    Department of Pathology, Chang Gung Children Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 14:273-5. 2006
    ..We conclude that immunostaining with antibodies to OCT4 is a useful diagnostic tool in the identification of seminomas and primary embryonal carcinomas in GCTs originating from the mediastinum...
  26. pmc Hepatoma with cardiac metastasis: an advanced cancer requiring advanced treatment
    Yu Sheng Lin
    The First Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 199 Tun Hwa North Road, Taipei 105, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 13:3513-6. 2007
    ..To investigate the clinical and pathologic findings, and to discuss the pathophysiology of hepatocellular carcinoma with cardiac metastasis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Deep venous thrombosis: comparison of indirect multidetector CT venography and sonography of lower extremities in 26 patients
    Kun Eng Lim
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Imaging 28:439-44. 2004
    ....
  28. pmc Lumican regulates ventilation-induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition through extracelluar signal-regulated kinase pathway
    Li Fu Li
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chest 143:1252-60. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that lung damage and EMT by high tidal volume (Vt) mechanical stretch causes upregulation of lumican that modulates MIP-2 and TGF-β₁ through the extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK) 1/2 pathway...
  29. doi request reprint Impact of acute kidney injury on one-year survival after surgery for aortic dissection
    Hsing Shan Tsai
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:1407-12. 2012
    ..Acute kidney injury (AKI) influences the disease course after surgery. Our hypothesis was that AKI should be an important prognostic factor for aortic dissection after surgical treatment...
  30. ncbi request reprint The novel roles of four and a half LIM proteins 1 and 2 in the cardiovascular system
    Pao Hsien Chu
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 34:127-34. 2011
    ..This article reviews recent advances in the characterization of FHL1 and FHL2, their biological roles, LIM domain binding proteins, and functions in the cardiovascular system...
  31. doi request reprint Peripheral vascular endothelial dysfunction in glaucomatocyclitic crisis: a preliminary study
    Su Chin Shen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:272-6. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Risk factor analysis of postoperative acute respiratory distress syndrome in valvular heart surgery
    Shao Wei Chen
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan City, Taiwan Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan
    J Crit Care 31:139-43. 2016
    ..The preoperative and perioperative predisposing factors of this complication were also identified...
  33. pmc Newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation is an independent factor for future major adverse cardiovascular events
    Chen Yu Li
    Clinical Informatics and Medical Statistics Research Center, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0123211. 2015
    ..Little is known about whether newly diagnosed AF is an independent factor for future MACE, especially in patients without such a history...
  34. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of dilated inferior vena cava in advanced decompensated heart failure
    Hsin Fu Lee
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 30:1289-95. 2014
    ..34] and WRF (HR 2.68, 95 % CI 1.07-6.75) were significant predictors for adverse outcomes. In patients with advanced decompensated HF, dilated IVC (>21 mm) predicted the development of WRF and could be a predictor for adverse outcomes...
  35. pmc Major adverse cardiovascular events in adult congenital heart disease: a population-based follow-up study from Taiwan
    Yu Sheng Lin
    Department of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:38. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify the long-term major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) in adult congenital heart disease (ConHD) patients in Taiwan...
  36. doi request reprint Early prediction of acute kidney injury in patients with acute myocardial injury
    Ping Gune Hsiao
    The Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei 105, Taiwan
    J Crit Care 27:525.e1-7. 2012
    ..The dynamic changes in renal function during AMI are strongly related to long-term mortality and heart failure...
  37. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience in managing Fusarium solani keratitis
    H C Lin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 59:549-54. 2005
    ..However, AMT was effective in cases involving non-suppurative Fusarium keratitis...
  38. pmc Metabolic Syndrome-Associated Risk Factors and High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein Independently Predict Arterial stiffness in 9903 Subjects With and Without Chronic Kidney Disease
    Sung Sheng Tsai
    From the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism S ST, J SH, Department of Cardiology Y SL, C PL, L SW, P HC, Healthcare Center Y SL, J SH, P HC, and Heart Failure Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan P HC
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e1419. 2015
    ..Our findings suggest that for CKD subjects, renal function, BP, and glycemic control are potential targets for further interventional studies of arterial stiffness. ..
  39. pmc Combined biomarker analysis for risk of acute kidney injury in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Ying Chang Tung
    Department of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0125282. 2015
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  40. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and healthcare costs in hypertensive patients treated with a fixed-dose combination of amlodipine/valsartan
    Ying Chang Tung
    Department of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 17:51-8. 2015
    ..26%; P=.015). Compared with free combinations of ARB+CCB, an FDC of amlodipine/valsartan improved MACE-free survival and medication compliance and decreased total healthcare costs and hospitalization rates in hypertensive patients. ..
  41. ncbi request reprint Lupus women with delivery with higher risk of heart failure compared with those without pregnancy but neutral in major adverse cardiovascular events. A population-based matched cohort study
    Lung Sheng Wu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:108-12. 2014
    ..Limited data exist regarding the incidence rate and relative risks of major adverse cardiovascular events in women with lupus who have successfully delivered compared to those who have not been pregnant...
  42. ncbi request reprint TXAS-deleted mice exhibit normal thrombopoiesis, defective hemostasis, and resistance to arachidonate-induced death
    I Shing Yu
    Graduate Institute of Medical Technology, Department of Pathology, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Blood 104:135-42. 2004
    ..The TXAS-deleted mice will be valuable for investigating the roles of arachidonate metabolic shunt in various pathophysiologic processes...
  43. doi request reprint Hyperacute rejection from a donor who died of carbamate intoxication--a case report
    Yi Hsin Chan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1661.e1-4. 2012
    ..This report reviews the cardiac manifestations of acute carbamate intoxication and the possibility of heart transplantations from donors who died of carbamate intoxication...
  44. ncbi request reprint Massive left atrial and interatrial septal calcification after mitral valve replacement
    Yu Shen Lin
    First Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 121:1497-9. 2008
  45. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of the helical CT scan for traumatic aortic injury: correlation with mortality and early rupture
    Chip Jin Ng
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Emerg Med 30:277-82. 2006
    ..TAI patients with > or = 3 direct signs, including periaortic contrast material extravasation, may not require aortography before immediate surgery...
  46. doi request reprint MUC5AC in juvenile conjunctival nevus
    Hsin Chiung Lin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 5 Fu Hsing St, Kweishan, 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 56:107-12. 2012
    ..To evaluate the possible role of cysts with mucins and inflammatory cells in rapid-growing juvenile conjunctival nevus...
  47. doi request reprint Persistence of transplanted oral mucosal epithelial cells in human cornea
    Hung Chi Jesse Chen
    Limbal Stem Cell Laboratory, Department of Ophthalmology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:4660-8. 2009
    ..To determine the expression of differentiation and progenitor cell markers in corneal tissues that previously underwent autologous cultivated oral mucosal epithelial transplantation (COMET)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular dysfunction secondary to acute massive pulmonary embolism detected by helical computed tomography pulmonary angiography
    Kun Eng Lim
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Imaging 29:16-21. 2005
    ..The study compared the accuracy of helical computed tomographic (CT) scans with echocardiography in the detecting of RVD in patients with acute massive pulmonary embolism...
  49. doi request reprint Pulmonary embolism in a patient with multiple myeloma receiving thalidomide-dexamethasone therapy
    Wen Juei Jeng
    The First Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 199 Tun Hwa North Road, Taipei, 105, Taiwan
    Int J Hematol 87:542-4. 2008
    ..After heparinization and warfarin therapy, the patient's condition improved. This is the first report of a patient with a rare complication of pulmonary embolism from thalidomide-treated multiple myeloma...
  50. doi request reprint Neisseria elongata endocarditis complicated by brain embolism and abscess
    Ju Feng Hsiao
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Med Microbiol 57:376-81. 2008
    ..elongata endocarditis, including ours, this will remind physicians that invasive N. elongata infections should be managed and followed up cautiously, as surgical intervention is often required...
  51. ncbi request reprint Gene-engineered models for genetic manipulation and functional analysis of the cardiovascular system in mice
    Pao Hsien Chu
    First Cardiovascular Department, Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei
    Chang Gung Med J 26:868-78. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the gene-engineered mouse model is one of the most important tools developed in recent basic and clinical research...
  52. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous biplane single-beat assessment of left ventricular systolic function in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Chun Li Wang
    Department of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Cardiol 94:942-4. 2004
    ..Bland-Altman analysis showed excellent correlation and agreement between the systolic parameters of a single beat with identical RR1 and RR2 intervals and the measured average value over all cardiac cycles...
  53. doi request reprint Association between peripheral vascular endothelial dysfunction and livedoid vasculopathy
    Chih Hsun Yang
    Department of Dermatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    J Am Acad Dermatol 67:107-12. 2012
    ..Many researchers suggest that a hypercoagulable status is the pathogenetic factor for LV. However, the cause of LV remains elusive...
  54. doi request reprint Expression of thyroid transcription factor-1 in brain metastases: a useful indicator of pulmonary origin
    Wen Yu Chuang
    Department of Pathology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung Children s Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Neurosci 15:643-6. 2008
    ..Overall, TTF-1 positivity is a useful indicator of pulmonary origin in brain metastases, with a very high positive predictive value (95%) and a moderate negative predictive value (67%)...
  55. pmc Four-and-a-Half LIM Domains Protein 2 Is a Coactivator of Wnt Signaling in Diabetic Kidney Disease
    Szu Yuan Li
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Am Soc Nephrol 26:3072-84. 2015
    ..Therefore, we conclude that FHL2 has both structural and functional protein-protein interactions with β-catenin in the podocyte nucleus and that FHL2 protein inhibition can mitigate Wnt/β-catenin-induced podocytopathy. ..
  56. doi request reprint Plasma angiopoietin-1 level, left ventricular ejection fraction, and multivessel disease predict development of 1-year major adverse cardiovascular events in patients with acute ST elevation myocardial infarction - a pilot study
    Kuan Liang Liu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Cardiol 182:155-60. 2015
    ..This study aimed to determine whether the plasma markers of endothelial dysfunction could serve as independent predictors for MACEs in patients with AMI...
  57. pmc Lumican expression in diaphragm induced by mechanical ventilation
    Li Fu Li
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e24692. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that diaphragmatic damage by short duration of mechanical stretch caused up-regulation of lumican that modulated TGF-β1 signaling...
  58. doi request reprint Effect of pre-eclampsia-eclampsia on major cardiovascular events among peripartum women in Taiwan
    Yu Sheng Lin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Cardiol 107:325-30. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that women with pre-eclampsia/eclampsia should be closely monitored during pregnancy and for up to ≥3 years postpartum...
  59. doi request reprint Clinical role of recurrently elevated macro creatine kinase type 1
    Ju Feng Hsiao
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Lab Anal 22:186-91. 2008
    ..Good linear correlation is documented between total CK and recurrent macro CK type 1. In conclusion, the macro CK type I isoenzyme recurred primarily in patients with myopathy...
  60. doi request reprint Cadmium excretion predicting hospital mortality and illness severity of critically ill medical patients
    Ja Liang Lin
    Division of Nephrology and Clinical Toxicology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin Kou Medical Center, Chang Gung University and School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Crit Care Med 37:957-62. 2009
    ..To determine the prognostic value of day 1 urine excretion of cadmium (1st DUE-Cd) for predicting outcomes in intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  61. ncbi request reprint A defect in the Kv channel-interacting protein 2 (KChIP2) gene leads to a complete loss of I(to) and confers susceptibility to ventricular tachycardia
    H C Kuo
    Institute of Molecular Medicine, UCSD Salk Program in Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Cell 107:801-13. 2001
    ..These studies demonstrate that a defect in KChIP2 is sufficient to confer a marked genetic susceptibility to arrhythmias, establishing a novel genetic pathway for ventricular tachycardia via a loss of the transmural gradient of I(to)...
  62. pmc FHL2 (SLIM3) is not essential for cardiac development and function
    P H Chu
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0613, USA
    Mol Cell Biol 20:7460-2. 2000
    ..FHL2-deficient mice are viable and maintain normal cardiac function both before and after acute mechanical stress induced by aortic constriction. These data suggest that FHL2 is not essential for cardiac development and function...