Jing Long Huang

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Affiliation: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Lipid profiles alter from pro-atherogenic into less atherogenic and proinflammatory in juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients responding to anti TNF-α treatment
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 9:e90757. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based management of acute asthma exacerbation in children]
    Li Chi Chiang
    School of Nursing, National Defence Medical Center
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:16-23. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint HLA-DRB1 genotyping in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis in Taiwan
    J L Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung University and Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur J Immunogenet 31:185-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus and juvenile chronic arthritis in a Chinese population: a nation-wide prospective population-based study in Taiwan
    J L Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:776-80. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric lupus in Asia
    J L Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Lupus 19:1414-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Septic arthritis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: salmonella and nonsalmonella infections compared
    Jing Long Huang
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 36:61-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Asthma severity and genetics in Taiwan
    Jing Long Huang
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 38:158-63. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Clinical, immunological and genetic features in Taiwanese patients with the phenotype of hyper-immunoglobulin E recurrent infection syndromes (HIES)
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Immunobiology 216:909-17. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical and immunological effects of inactivated influenza vaccine in children with asthma
    Wen Jen Chiu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 14:429-36. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The RANTES promoter polymorphism: a genetic risk factor for near-fatal asthma in Chinese children
    Tsung Chieh Yao
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 111:1285-92. 2003

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  1. pmc Lipid profiles alter from pro-atherogenic into less atherogenic and proinflammatory in juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients responding to anti TNF-α treatment
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 9:e90757. 2014
    ..This study aimed to investigate the longitudinal changes on lipid profiles and atherogenic index in JIA patients after etanercept treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based management of acute asthma exacerbation in children]
    Li Chi Chiang
    School of Nursing, National Defence Medical Center
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:16-23. 2012
    ..More evidence-based studies are necessary to explore and understand the independent role and function of nurses in acute pediatric asthma care...
  3. ncbi request reprint HLA-DRB1 genotyping in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis in Taiwan
    J L Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung University and Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur J Immunogenet 31:185-8. 2004
    ..09, 95% CI 2.25-145.73). We conclude that, in Taiwan, HLA-DRB1*0405 is associated with the development of polyarthritis and oligoarthritis in children, and HLA-DRB1*1502 is associated with the development of systemic arthritis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus and juvenile chronic arthritis in a Chinese population: a nation-wide prospective population-based study in Taiwan
    J L Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:776-80. 2004
    ..To estimate the national prevalence of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA) in Chinese children in Taiwan...
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric lupus in Asia
    J L Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Lupus 19:1414-8. 2010
    ..Improving the survival of SLE patients was reported in Asia in recent decades. The survival was 92% at the age of 5 years, 86% at 10 years and 79% at 15 years in children with SLE in Taiwan in 2008...
  6. ncbi request reprint Septic arthritis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: salmonella and nonsalmonella infections compared
    Jing Long Huang
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 36:61-7. 2006
    ..To assess the clinical characteristics and outcome of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) with septic arthritis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Asthma severity and genetics in Taiwan
    Jing Long Huang
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 38:158-63. 2005
    ..The CRTH2 1651G allele of single nucleotide polymorphism re545659 was also associated with a higher degree of bronchial hyperresponsiveness...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical, immunological and genetic features in Taiwanese patients with the phenotype of hyper-immunoglobulin E recurrent infection syndromes (HIES)
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Immunobiology 216:909-17. 2011
    ..Close follow-up of the HIES phenotype rather than identifying genetic mutations should be the cornerstone of intervention at this juncture because of relatively lower percentage of identifying mutations in Taiwanese HIES (4/11; 36.5%)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical and immunological effects of inactivated influenza vaccine in children with asthma
    Wen Jen Chiu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 14:429-36. 2003
    ..These results suggest that children with stable asthma can safely be immunized with a split influenza vaccine...
  10. ncbi request reprint The RANTES promoter polymorphism: a genetic risk factor for near-fatal asthma in Chinese children
    Tsung Chieh Yao
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 111:1285-92. 2003
    ..RANTES promoter polymorphisms were found associated with asthma/atopy in some studies but not others, possibly reflecting the genetic heterogeneity among different ethnicities and different asthma severity...
  11. doi request reprint Identifying patients with neutrophil elastase (ELANE) mutations from patients with a presumptive diagnosis of autoimmune neutropenia
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine and Memorial Hospital Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Immunobiology 218:828-33. 2013
    ..8). Thus, patients with ELANE mutations have undetectable antibodies and more severe and younger-onset muco-cutaneous infections, prolonged healing and decreased serum NE activity that require prompt intervention...
  12. ncbi request reprint T-cell receptor excision circles and repertoire diversity in children with profound T-cell immunodeficiency
    Meng Ying Hsieh
    Graduate Institute of Medical Clinics, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neurology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 46:374-81. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Patients with inhibitory and neutralizing auto-antibodies to interferon-γ resemble the sporadic adult-onset phenotype of Mendelian Susceptibility to Mycobacterial Disease (MSMD) lacking Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG)-induced diseases
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Immunobiology 218:762-71. 2013
    ..In conclusion, AutoAbs-IFN-γ patients may have a sporadic adult-onset MSMD phenotype in Asian regions endemic for mycobacterial infections...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for early presentation of asthma among preschool children in Taiwan
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 29:120-6. 2011
    ..It is worth determining the prevalence rate of asthma or asthma-like symptoms and analyzing the risk factors for this phenomenon among preschool aged children...
  15. ncbi request reprint RANTES and monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 as sensitive markers of disease activity in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: a six-year longitudinal study
    Tsung Chieh Yao
    Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Arthritis Rheum 54:2585-93. 2006
    ..To longitudinally investigate serum and synovial fluid (SF) levels of RANTES and monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 (MCP-1) as well as in vitro migration of mononuclear cells toward SF in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Primary school nurses' knowledge/competence pertaining to childhood asthma and its management prior to and following a National Asthma Education Program in Taiwan
    Shu Yuan Chao
    Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Asthma 40:927-34. 2003
    ..Development of a teaching program to elevate school nurses' capabilities in asthmatic student care in the school environment and the implications of such a program within Taiwanese schools were also discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Evaluation of a common variant of the gene encoding clara cell 10 kd protein (CC10) as a candidate determinant for asthma severity and steroid responsiveness among Chinese children
    Li Chen Chen
    The Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Asthma 49:665-72. 2012
    ..The potential influence of a common variant on asthma severity and serum CC10 levels during acute exacerbation and after corticosteroid treatment in Chinese case-control children and its functional relevance was investigated...
  18. doi request reprint Distribution, clinical features and treatment in Taiwanese patients with symptomatic primary immunodeficiency diseases (PIDs) in a nationwide population-based study during 1985-2010
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung University College of Medicine and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Immunobiology 216:1286-94. 2011
    ..Awareness of under-diagnosis among physicians rather than pediatricians is vital for timely diagnosis and consequently adequate treatment...
  19. doi request reprint Burden of systemic lupus erythematosus in Taiwan: a population-based survey
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Pediatric Allergy Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkuo, and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, 5, Fu Hsin Street, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Rheumatol Int 33:1805-11. 2013
    ..6 years. Incidence rate of SLE has been declining in recent years but the prevalence rate has remained steady. The highest mortality rate is among younger patients diagnosed with SLE within 1 year...
  20. ncbi request reprint Survival impact of serum uric acid levels in children and adolescents
    Shao Hsuan Hsia
    Division of Paediatric Critical Care, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Rheumatol Int 33:2797-802. 2013
    ..0; 95% CI 1.79-13.94; p = 0.001) and kidney diseases (11.71; 3.13-43.78; p < 0.001). Paediatric patients with hyperuricaemia were at increased risk of mortality, especially due to kidney and cardiovascular diseases...
  21. ncbi request reprint Distribution, infections, treatments and molecular analysis in a large cohort of patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases (PIDs) in Taiwan
    Wen I Lee
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Chang Gung University and Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 26:274-83. 2006
    ..In addition to nine patients with DiGerge syndrome recognized by FISH, direct sequencing identified 12 unique mutations from 20 families, reflecting distinct Taiwan geography, although a selection bias may exist...
  22. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of sublingual immunotherapy with high-dose mite extracts in asthma: a multi-center, double-blind, randomized, and placebo-controlled study in Taiwan
    Chen Kuang Niu
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Respir Med 100:1374-83. 2006
    ..p. and D.f. Tolerance with high-dose SLIT was good with few minor adverse events reported. Our results indicated that a 24-week SLIT is of clinical benefit to mite-sensitive asthmatic children in Taiwan...
  23. ncbi request reprint Concomitant chronic sinusitis treatment in children with mild asthma: the effect on bronchial hyperresponsiveness
    Ching Hsiung Tsao
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chest 123:757-64. 2003
    ..Previous studies have suggested that aggressive treatment of sinusitis can decrease bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR). However, there is still too little evidence to draw this conclusion, and the concept remains controversial...
  24. doi request reprint Differences in disease features between childhood-onset and adult-onset systemic lupus erythematosus patients presenting with acute abdominal pain
    Yu Ling Tu
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:447-54. 2011
    ..We planned to investigate the potential differences between childhood-onset and adult-onset SLE patients who were hospitalized because of acute abdominal pain...
  25. doi request reprint Clinical features and genetic analysis of Taiwanese patients with the hyper IgM syndrome phenotype
    Wen I Lee
    From the Primary Immunodeficiency Care And Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Children s Hospital Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Chang Gung University College of Medicine and Children s Hospital, Taoyuan Department of Pediatrics, Chi Mei Hospital, Tainan Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Chang Gung Children s Hospital Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:1010-6. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine the molecular basis and clinical features of Taiwanese patients with the HIGM phenotype...
  26. ncbi request reprint TH1 and TH2 cytokine production among asthmatic children after immunotherapy
    Jing Long Huang
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Asthma 40:273-9. 2003
    ..Thus hyposensitization with mite extract for 1 year might improve the cytokine production capacity of asthma patients' PBMC...
  27. ncbi request reprint Risk factors of mortality for salmonella infection in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Ching Hsiung Tsao
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Rheumatol 29:1214-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the risk factors of mortality for Salmonella infection in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  28. ncbi request reprint The effect of liu-wei-di-huang wan on cytokine gene expression from human peripheral blood lymphocytes
    Jiann Jong Shen
    Department of Chinese Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Am J Chin Med 31:247-57. 2003
    ..Therefore, the data suggest that LWDHW functioned directly on cytokine gene expression from activated PBMC...
  29. ncbi request reprint Survey of the clinical practice of physicians in the management of asthma in Taiwan
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 24:1-8. 2006
    ..There are still many discrepancies among doctors at different levels of hospitals. Re-education and review of asthma knowledge is necessary to keep clinical practitioners at the forefront of standard practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint Reduced expression of CD69 and adhesion molecules of T lymphocytes in asthmatic children receiving immunotherapy
    Jing Long Huang
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 13:426-33. 2002
    ..In conclusion, successful immunotherapy resulted in decreased expression and production of CD69 and CD54. These results may explain, in part, the clinical efficacy of immunotherapy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the promoter region of RANTES and the regulatory region of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 among Chinese children with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Chiang Hua Liao
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Rheumatol 31:2062-7. 2004
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Stronger Toll-like receptor 1/2, 4, and 7/8 but less 9 responses in peripheral blood mononuclear cells in non-infectious exacerbated asthmatic children
    Wen I Lee
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Immunobiology 218:192-200. 2013
    ..90.0%, p=0.0061 and 60.9% vs. 81.7%, p=0.0071; respectively). In conclusion, normalizing imbalanced TLR signaling and enhancing Treg cell capability may guide possible therapeutic strategies for non-infectious asthma in exacerbation...
  33. doi request reprint Immune defects in active mycobacterial diseases in patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases (PIDs)
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Medical Hospital and Children s Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 110:750-8. 2011
    ..Furthermore, manifestations in patients with autoantibodies to IFN-γ (autoAbs-IFN-γ), which is categorized as an anticytokine autoantibody syndrome, can resemble the relatively persistent MSMD phenotype lacking BCG-induced diseases...
  34. doi request reprint Mannose-binding lectin expression genotype in pediatric-onset systemic lupus erythematosus: associations with susceptibility to renal disease and protection against infections
    Yi Chan Tsai
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chia Yi, Taiwan
    J Rheumatol 38:1429-35. 2011
    ..To study possible associations between extended mannose-binding lectin (MBL) expression genotypes and clinical manifestations and infections in children with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  35. doi request reprint Clinical features of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis using the ILAR classification criteria: a community-based cohort study in Taiwan
    Chang Ching Shen
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 46:288-94. 2013
    ....
  36. pmc Immunologic difference between hypersensitivity to mosquito bite and hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with Epstein-Barr virus infection
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy Asthma and Rheumatology, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e76711. 2013
    ..Whether the presence of non-elevated memory CD4+ cells or activated lymphocytes (CD2+HLADR+) increases the mortality rate in the HLH episodes remains to be further warranted through larger-scale studies. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Analysis of genetic defects in patients with the common variable immunodeficiency phenotype in a single Taiwanese tertiary care hospital
    Wen I Lee
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:433-42. 2007
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint The development and establishment of a care map in children with asthma in Taiwan
    Sue Hsien Chen
    Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Asthma 41:855-61. 2004
    ..The use of care maps has demonstrated increased efficiency and effectiveness in the care of asthma patients from a variety of settings...
  39. ncbi request reprint Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis in a 6-year-old boy
    Shih Jung Chiu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 37:196-9. 2004
    ..The patient presented with deficient cell-mediated immunity and decreased natural killer cells. This case highlights the need for detailed studies for evaluating the T-cell immunity in patients with chronic candial infection...
  40. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system infections in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jeng Juh Hung
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Rheumatol 32:40-3. 2005
    ..To evaluate the clinical profiles of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) with central nervous system (CNS) infections...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of asthma, rhinitis, and eczema from ISAAC survey of schoolchildren in Central Taiwan
    Mei Fen Liao
    Department of Pediatrics, Ham Ming Hospital, Changhwa, Taiwan
    J Asthma 42:833-7. 2005
    ..Among school-age children who lived in the Coast area, we found a higher prevalence of rhinitis and nasal problems with associated itchy eyes than among children in other areas of the county...
  42. ncbi request reprint Osteomyelitis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Kun Chan Wu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kueishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Rheumatol 31:1340-3. 2004
    ..To investigate the clinical profile of and the risk factors for osteomyelitis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  43. ncbi request reprint The association of seasonal variations of asthma hospitalization with air pollution among children in Taiwan
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkuo and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 29:34-41. 2011
    ..Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the association between seasonal variations in air pollution and asthma hospitalization of children within a two-year period...
  44. pmc Total serum IgE in a population-based study of Asian children in Taiwan: reference value and significance in the diagnosis of allergy
    Yu Ling Tu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan Community Medicine Research Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Keelung, Keelung, Taiwan Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e80996. 2013
    ..Total serum immunoglobulin (IgE) test is usually performed to aid in the diagnosis of allergic diseases, but its reference values may vary among people of different ethnic backgrounds...
  45. ncbi request reprint An exploration of the skills needed for inhalation therapy in schoolchildren with asthma in Taiwan
    Sue Hsien Chen
    Department of Pediatric Nursing, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung School of Nursing, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 89:311-5. 2002
    ..Inappropriate inhalation technique is hazardous to the safety of children with asthma and unnecessarily increases costs resulting from unnecessary rehospitalization...
  46. ncbi request reprint Ding Chuan Tang, a Chinese herb decoction, could improve airway hyper-responsiveness in stabilized asthmatic children: a randomized, double-blind clinical trial
    Chin Kan Chan
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:316-22. 2006
    ..004). The AHR, symptom and medication scores in children with persistent asthma were significantly improved with DCT treat for 12 wk. The results suggested more stable airways achieved with such an add-on complementary therapy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and severity of symptoms of asthma, rhinitis, and eczema in 13- to 14-year-old children in Taipei, Taiwan
    Dah Chin Yan
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 95:579-85. 2005
    ..The prevalence of asthma and allergic diseases in children has increased worldwide...
  48. ncbi request reprint Sequence variants of the gene encoding chemoattractant receptor expressed on Th2 cells (CRTH2) are associated with asthma and differentially influence mRNA stability
    Jing Long Huang
    The Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Hum Mol Genet 13:2691-7. 2004
    ..11q is a strong candidate gene for asthma...
  49. ncbi request reprint Survey of asthma care in Taiwan: a comparison of asthma specialists and general practitioners
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 96:593-9. 2006
    ..One reason for patients' poor response to treatment is the lack of asthma knowledge on the part of physicians in terms of attitudes toward treatment...
  50. ncbi request reprint Distribution and clinical aspects of primary immunodeficiencies in a Taiwan pediatric tertiary hospital during a 20-year period
    Wen I Lee
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 25:162-73. 2005
    ..Six novel mutations were found from 11 agreed patients. This is the first report on primary immunodeficiencies in Taiwan covering a 20-year period...
  51. ncbi request reprint The prevalence, severity and seasonal variations of asthma, rhinitis and eczema in Taiwanese schoolchildren
    Chun Chieh Kao
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, 259 Wen Hwa First Road, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 16:408-15. 2005
    ..In children aged 6-8, asthma and rhinitis peaked in winter, especially in December. However, children aged 13-15 had two peaks (winter and summer) for asthma or rhinitis...
  52. doi request reprint Clinical aspects and genetic analysis of taiwanese patients with wiskott-Aldrich syndrome protein mutation: the first identification of x-linked thrombocytopenia in the chinese with novel mutations
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Memorial and Children s Hospital and University College of Medicine, 5 Fu Shing St Pediatric Office 12 L, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 30:593-601. 2010
    ..This study investigated Taiwanese patients with WASP mutations since 1985 as part of a long-term comprehensive study in primary immunodeficiency diseases (PIDs) covering 23 million inhabitants...
  53. doi request reprint Clinical impact of in vitro cellular drug resistance on childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Taiwan
    Shih Hsiang Chen
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Leuk Lymphoma 53:1536-42. 2012
    ..009). From the present case series, the demonstrated in vitro resistance to chemotherapeutic agents may have a prognostic value in children with ALL before comprehensive minimal residual disease measurement is available...
  54. pmc Suboptimal vitamin D status in a population-based study of Asian children: prevalence and relation to allergic diseases and atopy
    Tsung Chieh Yao
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan Community Medicine Research Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Keelung, Keelung, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 9:e99105. 2014
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence of suboptimal vitamin D status in a population sample of Asian children and to investigate the relationship of vitamin D status with allergic diseases and atopy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Childhood idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome: report of a case
    Chun Chieh Kao
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 20:121-6. 2002
    ..There is no evidence of any other organ involvement until now. The clinical manifestations, diagnosis and management of idiopathic HES in children are also reviewed...
  56. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and bacterial profiles of urinary tract infections in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Yi Chan Tsai
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chia Yi, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 25:155-61. 2007
    ..Although Escherichia coli remain the most common bacteria in UTI, Salmonella spp. might need particular attention because of their high likelihood for causing bacteremia...
  57. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects and molecular analysis of Chinese patients with Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome in Taiwan
    Wen I Lee
    Immunodeficiency Diagnosis and Research Institute, Chang Gung Memory Hospital and University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 145:15-23. 2008
    ..More than 441 patient mutations have been described all over the world, mainly based on Caucasian and Japanese people. There have been few reported cases involving Chinese WAS patients...
  58. ncbi request reprint Neutrophil function and molecular analysis in severe leukocyte adhesion deficiency type I without separation delay of the umbilical cord
    Yi Chan Tsai
    Department of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Graduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Chang Gung Univrsity and Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:25-32. 2008
    ..Both his heterozygous parents revealed non-random skewing only to the wild type. The skewing pattern and severe phenotype make stem cell transplantation an optimal option...
  59. ncbi request reprint Initial presentation of hemolytic uremic syndrome in a boy with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Ching Hsiung Tsao
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kueishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Rheumatol Int 21:161-4. 2002
    ..After methylprednisolone and cyclophosphamide pulse therapies, his laboratory findings and general condition improved. No plasmapheresis or any plasma infusion was required...
  60. ncbi request reprint Increasing asthma care knowledge and competence of public health nurses after a national asthma education program in Taiwan
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 24:183-9. 2006
    ..001). A well-designed course on asthma management is an efficient scheme to improve public health nurses' knowledge and confidence on asthma care...
  61. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcal endocarditis and multiple emboli in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Chiang Hua Liao
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Rheumatol 31:2305-6. 2004
    ..We describe a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus who developed Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis following dental work. Multiple brain and cutaneous septic emboli developed despite aggressive antibiotic therapy...
  62. ncbi request reprint Chinese patients with defective IL-12/23-interferon-gamma circuit in Taiwan: partial dominant interferon-gamma receptor 1 mutation presenting as cutaneous granuloma and IL-12 receptor beta1 mutation as pneumatocele
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Memory and Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 29:238-45. 2009
    ..However, patients with defective IL-12/23-interferon-gamma circuit rather than CGD are not recognized in Taiwan, endemic for tuberculosis and salmonella...
  63. doi request reprint Clinical aspects and genetic analysis of Taiwanese patients with the phenotype of hyper-immunoglobulin E recurrent infection syndromes (HIES)
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 31:272-80. 2011
    ..This study investigated clinical features and causal candidate mutations in Taiwanese patients with the HIES phenotype on referral base over 23 million inhabitants...
  64. ncbi request reprint Cellular aspects of atopic dermatitis
    Liang Shiou Ou
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5, Fu Hsin Street, Kueishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 33:191-8. 2007
    ..Emphasis will be given to the role played by T cells, antigen-presenting cells, eosinophils, and keratinocytes. We also examine the immunological effect of superantigens on various inflammatory cells including T regulatory cells...
  65. ncbi request reprint Hemichorea as a presentation of acute rheumatic fever
    Wan Shan Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan, R O C
    Chang Gung Med J 29:612-6. 2006
    ..We report on a 10-year-old boy who presented with progressive right side involuntary movements, an apical systolic murmur, prolonged PR interval, and elevated antistreptolysin O titer, who was diagnosed with acute rheumatic fever...
  66. ncbi request reprint Sequential evaluation of clinical and laboratory changes amongst children suffering from lupus nephritis during intermittent intravenous cyclophosphamide therapy
    Shih Jung Chiu
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Rheumatol 25:515-9. 2006
    ..We concluded that the efficacy of a 24-month IC course for a child suffering from lupus nephritis is significant...
  67. doi request reprint Patterns of sensitization to peanut allergen components in Taiwanese Preschool children
    Yang Te Lin
    Division of Allergy Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 45:90-5. 2012
    ..This study investigated the distributions of sensitivity to peanut allergen components among Taiwanese children who were sensitized to peanuts and followed the evolution of sensitization patterns to these components...
  68. ncbi request reprint Educational diagnosis of self-management behaviors of parents with asthmatic children by triangulation based on PRECEDE-PROCEED model in Taiwan
    Li Chi Chiang
    Department of Nursing, Hung Kuang Institute of Technology, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Patient Educ Couns 49:19-25. 2003
    ..Future research should be conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment by a more specific self-management education program, which focuses on increasing self-efficacy and perceived effectiveness...
  69. doi request reprint Successful unrelated donor cord blood transplantation for chronic granulomatous disease
    Tang Her Jaing
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Hematol 91:670-2. 2010
    ..This case highlights that unrelated donor CBT for CGD is potentially safe and feasible, even in early infancy, when an appropriately matched related or unrelated donor is unavailable...
  70. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis infection in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: pulmonary and extra-pulmonary infection compared
    Chih Lung Hou
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Rheumatol 27:557-63. 2008
    ..Delayed diagnosis and adverse effects of anti-TB therapy were observed in the extra-pulmonary TB group. While SLE patients commonly present with prolonged fever or chronic cough, tuberculosis infection should be taken into consideration...
  71. doi request reprint Association of RANTES promoter polymorphism with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Tsung Chieh Yao
    Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Arthritis Rheum 60:1173-8. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate genetic associations between the RANTES -28 C/G and -403 G/A polymorphisms and JRA in a well-documented cohort of patients who were followed up prospectively...
  72. doi request reprint Primary Epstein-Barr virus infection associated with Kikuchi's disease and hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: a case report and review of the literature
    Hao Yuan Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 43:253-7. 2010
    ..Complete resolution within several weeks, with no recurrence, was seen in all but one patient (a pregnant woman)...
  73. doi request reprint Comparison of cryoglobulinemia in children and adults
    Yu Ting Liou
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 46:59-64. 2013
    ..This study investigated the demographic, clinical, serologic features, and associated or underlying diseases in children and adult patients with cryoglobulinemia...
  74. ncbi request reprint The comparison of interleukin 6-associated immunosuppressive effects of human ESCs, fetal-type MSCs, and adult-type MSCs
    Chin Kan Chan
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Transplantation 94:132-8. 2012
    ..Although human embryonic stem cells (ESCs) and mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) from various sources display immunomodulatory effects, direct comparisons among these classes of stem cells have not been reported...
  75. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and current status of asthma and associated allergic diseases in Taiwan- ARIA Asia-Pacific Workshop report
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 26:257-64. 2008
    ..The country's expenditure of asthma care is around USD 83.1 millions per year which is increasing by the year as well. In clinical aspects, asthma education should still be included as part of its treatment...
  76. doi request reprint Lymphopenia is a risk factor in the progression of carotid intima-media thickness in juvenile-onset systemic lupus erythematosus
    Yu Lin Huang
    Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Arthritis Rheum 60:3766-75. 2009
    ..To characterize the atherosclerotic risk factors in the progression of subclinical atherosclerosis in patients with juvenile-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  77. doi request reprint Serum heat shock protein 60 can predict remission of flare-up in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Chih Te Charles Wu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kueishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Rheumatol 30:959-65. 2011
    ..Serum concentration of Hsp60 correlated well with time required for remission from flare-ups in patients with JIA, representing a potential disease marker to monitor disease activity...
  78. doi request reprint Increasing the hospitalization of asthma in children not in adults - from a national survey in Taiwan 1996-2002
    Kuo Wei Yeh
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University and Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:13-9. 2008
    ..The hospitalization days, admission cost, and readmission rate were also significantly lower in the children group...
  79. doi request reprint Association of herpes zoster infection with clinical characteristics and MBL2 gene polymorphisms in Chinese children with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Shun An Wu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:656-60. 2011
    ..In the second part of this study, we characterized MBL2 genotype polymorphisms in pediatric-onset SLE patients and their possible associations with HZ...
  80. ncbi request reprint Prenatal tolerance induction: relationship between cell dose, marrow T-cells, chimerism, and tolerance
    Jeng Chang Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Cell Transplant 17:495-506. 2008
    ..Thus, peripheral chimerism level can be a simple and straightforward test to predict the degree of prenatal immune tolerance...
  81. doi request reprint Characterization of tolerance induction through prenatal marrow transplantation: the requirement for a threshold level of chimerism to establish rather than maintain postnatal skin tolerance
    Jeng Chang Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Cell Transplant 19:1609-22. 2010
    ..Therefore, the diminution of hematopoietic chimerism below a threshold level does not nullify an existing tolerance state, but lessens the chance of enabling complete tolerance...
  82. doi request reprint Interactive support interventions for caregivers of asthmatic children
    Sue Hsien Chen
    Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    J Asthma 50:649-57. 2013
    ..Asthmatic children and their parents constantly need to adjust their lifestyles due to asthma attacks. We evaluated the effectiveness of a self-management interactive support (SMIS) program for caregivers of asthmatic children...
  83. doi request reprint Serial cytokine expressions in infants with incontinentia pigmenti
    Sui Ling Liao
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Keelung, Taiwan
    Immunobiology 218:772-9. 2013
    ..This study showed that in the presence of NEMO mutation, alteration of cytokine production was remarkable during the first year of life, which may account for the prominent inflammatory changes in skin morphology...
  84. doi request reprint Fecal calprotectin as a correlative marker in clinical severity of infectious diarrhea and usefulness in evaluating bacterial or viral pathogens in children
    Chien Chang Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:541-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to explore the diagnostic value of fecal calprotectin in predicting bacterial/viral diarrhea and the application of fecal calprotectin in the clinical course of infectious diarrhea...
  85. ncbi request reprint Effect of relaxation-breathing training on anxiety and asthma signs/symptoms of children with moderate-to-severe asthma: a randomized controlled trial
    Li Chi Chiang
    School of Nursing, China Medical University and China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 40402, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1061-70. 2009
    ..Reducing anxiety in adults by relaxation-breathing techniques has been shown in clinical trials to produce good asthma outcomes. However, more evidence is needed on using this intervention with asthmatic children...
  86. ncbi request reprint Aortic dissection complicated with hemothorax in an adolescent patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: case report and review of literature
    Hsin Yi Wei
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:12-8. 2011
    ..To report a young patient with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) complicated by aortic dissection. The relevant literature on the association of SLE and aortic dissection is reviewed...
  87. doi request reprint Probiotics for allergic diseases: realities and myths
    Tsung Chieh Yao
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:900-19. 2010
    ..In the current era of evidence-based medicine, there is still insufficient evidence to recommend probiotics for the prevention of allergic diseases or as part of standard management for any allergic conditions in children...
  88. doi request reprint Decreased interleukin-10 secretion by peripheral blood mononuclear cells in children with irritable bowel syndrome
    Man Chin Hua
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 52:376-81. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate proinflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokine levels in children with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)...
  89. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of allergic diseases of schoolchildren in central taiwan. From ISAAC surveys 5 years apart
    Mei Fen Liao
    Department of Pediatrics, Han Ming Hospital, Changhwa, Taiwan
    J Asthma 46:541-5. 2009
    ..While the symptoms of asthma, rhinitis, and eczema in schoolchildren affected boys more than girls, it is observed that affected girls have more marked manifestations, although it did not reach statistical significance...
  90. doi request reprint Occult pulmonary hemorrhage as a rare presentation of propylthiouracil-induced vasculitis
    Yu Ling Tu
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin St, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 127:e245-9. 2011
    ..This report highlights the necessity for physicians to keep alert for the protean manifestations of propylthiouracil-induced vasculitis...
  91. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with nontraumatic rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure of children in Taiwan population
    Chang Teng Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:657-60. 2009
    ..We evaluated nontrauma causes of rhabdomyolysis and the factors associated with the development of acute renal failure (ARF) of children in Taiwan. We also explored the sex and age characteristics of patients with rhabdomyolysis...
  92. ncbi request reprint Gastric volvulus manifesting as infantile wheezing: a puzzling presentation
    Chia Yi Su
    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:737-9. 2011
    ..This report highlights chronic gastric volvulus in the differential diagnosis of infantile wheezing, particularly when the wheezing is present very early in life and associated with feeding...
  93. doi request reprint Immunologic analysis of HIV-uninfected Taiwanese children with BCG-induced disease
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research Institute, Chang Gung Memory Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 29:319-29. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate immunity in HIV-uninfected children with bacille Calmette-Guerin-induced disease (BCG-ID) over an 8-year period, with particular emphasis on underlying diseases...
  94. doi request reprint Association of disease activity and anti-rheumatic treatment in juvenile idiopathic arthritis with serum lipid profiles: a prospective study
    Chang Ching Shen
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:590-6. 2013
    ..Patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) have abnormal serum lipid profiles. This study aimed to explore the association of disease activity and anti-rheumatic treatment with serum lipid profiles in a JIA cohort...
  95. ncbi request reprint New advances in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Jing Long Huang
    Division of Allergy, Asthma and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 35:1-14. 2012
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of adult and pediatric anaphylaxis in Taiwan
    Yi Chen Hsin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 29:307-12. 2011
    ..Most epidemiologic studies of anaphylaxis have been on Western populations, leaving the clinical and demographic pattern of this acute allergic condition in Asia unclear...
  97. doi request reprint Proinflammatory cytokines, fibrinolytic system enzymes, and biochemical indices in children with infectious para-pneumonic effusions
    Chih Yung Chiu
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:699-703. 2008
    ....
  98. doi request reprint Sequential evaluation of serum monocyte chemotactic protein 1 among asymptomatic state and acute exacerbation and remission of asthma in children
    Chin Kan Chan
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Science, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Asthma 46:225-8. 2009
    ..Monocyte chemotactic protein 1 (MCP-1) plays an important role in various immune and allergic disorders since it is a potent chemo-attractant for inflammatory cells, such as eosinophils, memory T cells, and monocytes...
  99. ncbi request reprint Current classification and status of primary immunodeficiency diseases in Taiwan
    Fang Chen Liang
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Department of Chinese Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University College of Medicine and Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Acta Paediatr Taiwan 49:3-8. 2008
    ..Patients with PIDD need better access to specialized clinical, laboratory and therapeutic resources...
  100. pmc Acute carbon monoxide poisoning with severe cardiopulmonary compromise: a case report
    Chang Teng Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, Children Medical Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Tauyuan, Taiwan
    Cases J 2:52. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  101. doi request reprint Multiple ecthyma gangrenosum in a healthy infant with community-acquired Pseudomonas aeruginosa sepsis
    Chang Teng Wu
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan County, Taiwan
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:750-1. 2010
    ..This case demonstrates the critical importance of the pediatrician's identification of ecthyma gangrenosum to give directed antipseudomonal therapy...