Sheung Fat Ko

Summary

Affiliation: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Innate immune response after acute myocardial infarction and pharmacomodulatory action of tacrolimus in reducing infarct size and preserving myocardial integrity
    Jiunn Jye Sheu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Biomed Sci 20:82. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Imaging spectrum of thoracic melioidosis
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Thorac Imaging 28:W43-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Pediatric small bowel intussusception disease: feasibility of screening for surgery with early computed tomographic evaluation
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Surgery 147:521-8. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinically occult isolated right iliac mycotic aneurysm with duodenal involvement in a diabetic elderly man: multislice CT diagnosis
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chan Gung Memorial Hospital, 123, Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Clin Imaging 27:129-31. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: prognostic implications of chest radiographic findings in 52 patients
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaouhsiung, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Radiology 233:173-81. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Castleman disease of the pleura: experience with eight surgically proven cases
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Departments of Radiology, Keelung Hsien and Taoyuen Hsien, Taiwan
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:219-24. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Imaging features of atypical thoracic Castleman disease
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Clin Imaging 28:280-5. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of heart rate on motion artifacts of the aorta on non-ECG-assisted 0.5-sec thoracic MDCT
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1225-30. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Imaging spectrum of Castleman's disease
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:769-75. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Testicular dislocation: an uncommon and easily overlooked complication of blunt abdominal trauma
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Ann Emerg Med 43:371-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications129 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Innate immune response after acute myocardial infarction and pharmacomodulatory action of tacrolimus in reducing infarct size and preserving myocardial integrity
    Jiunn Jye Sheu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Biomed Sci 20:82. 2013
    ..5 mg intra-coronary injection 30 minutes post-AMI). Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was performed at post-AMI days 2, 5 and 21 before sacrificing the animals...
  2. doi request reprint Imaging spectrum of thoracic melioidosis
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Thorac Imaging 28:W43-8. 2013
    ..In this pictorial essay, we provide an illustrated review and conceptual framework of the protean imaging features of this infection, along with a brief description of its clinical manifestations and demographic features...
  3. doi request reprint Pediatric small bowel intussusception disease: feasibility of screening for surgery with early computed tomographic evaluation
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Surgery 147:521-8. 2010
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  4. ncbi request reprint Clinically occult isolated right iliac mycotic aneurysm with duodenal involvement in a diabetic elderly man: multislice CT diagnosis
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chan Gung Memorial Hospital, 123, Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Clin Imaging 27:129-31. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of an isolated mycotic iliac artery aneurysm (IAA) complicated with an aneurysmo-duodenal fistula induced by Klebsiella pneumoniae...
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: prognostic implications of chest radiographic findings in 52 patients
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaouhsiung, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Radiology 233:173-81. 2004
    ..To retrospectively assess prognostic implications of radiographic findings in severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Castleman disease of the pleura: experience with eight surgically proven cases
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Departments of Radiology, Keelung Hsien and Taoyuen Hsien, Taiwan
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:219-24. 2003
    ..Castleman disease of the pleura is unusual, and we present our experience with eight surgically proven cases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Imaging features of atypical thoracic Castleman disease
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Clin Imaging 28:280-5. 2004
    ..These atypical enhancement patterns were histopathologically corresponded to various degrees of degeneration, necrosis, and fibrosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of heart rate on motion artifacts of the aorta on non-ECG-assisted 0.5-sec thoracic MDCT
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1225-30. 2005
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the effects of heart rate on aortic motion artifacts on 0.5-sec non-ECG-assisted thoracic MDCT...
  9. ncbi request reprint Imaging spectrum of Castleman's disease
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:769-75. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Testicular dislocation: an uncommon and easily overlooked complication of blunt abdominal trauma
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Ann Emerg Med 43:371-5. 2004
    ..We report testicular dislocation as an unusual complication of blunt abdominal trauma...
  11. ncbi request reprint Left brachiocephalic vein perforation: computed tomographic features and treatment considerations
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung 833, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 25:1051-6. 2007
    ..To report the clinical and computed tomographic findings of 5 cases of left brachiocephalic vein perforation (LBCVP)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac arrest during computed tomography examination: clinical findings and "dense abdominal veins" on computed tomography
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:93-7. 2003
    ..This effect was presumably the result of forced reflux and stagnation of contrast medium in the abdominal veins without any dilution with the circulating blood, leading to a markedly dense appearance of these venous structures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Small bowel intussusception in symptomatic pediatric patients: experiences with 19 surgically proven cases
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    World J Surg 26:438-43. 2002
    ..In symptomatic SBI, once diagnosed, early surgical referral is strongly recommended...
  14. ncbi request reprint Internal hernia associated with Meckel's diverticulum in 2 pediatric patients
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 26:86-90. 2008
    ..These 2 cases highlight the feasibility of multidetector computed tomography, especially in the ED, in revealing this unusual etiology of small bowel obstruction...
  15. doi request reprint 31P MR spectroscopic assessment of muscle in patients with myasthenia gravis before and after thymectomy: initial experience
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Radiology 247:162-9. 2008
    ..To prospectively assess muscle metabolism in myasthenia gravis (MG) patients before and after thymectomy by using phosphorus 31 (31P) magnetic resonance (MR) spectroscopy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Postpartum hemorrhage with concurrent massive inferior epigastric artery bleeding after cesarean delivery
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:243-4. 2002
    ..In the current case, besides embolization of the bilateral hypogastric arteries, recognition and successful embolization of a clinically overlooked active bleeding source in the abdominal wall was crucial to effecting a cure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bronchogenic cyst of the esophagus: clinical and imaging features of seven cases
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Niaosung, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Clin Imaging 30:309-14. 2006
    ..Rarely, exophytic lower thoracic EBC may mimic lung nodule. Total cyst excision usually offers satisfactory outcome with no recurrence in long-term follow-up...
  18. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous isolated mesenteric fibromatosis: sonographic and computed tomographic findings with pathologic correlation
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 32:1141-9. 2006
    ..In summary, sonography, similar to CT, is also useful for evaluating SIMF with protean morphologic features, ascribing to the underlying histopathologic changes with varied degrees of hyaline, myxoid or cystic degenerations...
  19. doi request reprint Immediate intramyocardial bone marrow-derived mononuclear cells implantation in minipig myocardium after permanent coronary artery ligation: magnetic resonance imaging with histopathologic and immunochemical correlation
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Departments of Radiology, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Taiwan
    Invest Radiol 46:495-503. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Shock wave-pretreated bone marrow cells further improve left ventricular function after myocardial infarction in rabbits
    Jiunn Jye Sheu
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:809-21. 2010
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  21. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography and computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma with palpably negative neck
    Shu Hang Ng
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Otorhinolaryngology and Molecular Imaging Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Clin Oncol 24:4371-6. 2006
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  22. pmc Autologous transplantation of adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells markedly reduced acute ischemia-reperfusion lung injury in a rodent model
    Cheuk Kwan Sun
    Department of Emergency Medicine, E Da Hospital, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Transl Med 9:118. 2011
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that autologous transplantation of adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ADMSCs) can effectively attenuate acute pulmonary ischemia-reperfusion (IR) injury...
  23. pmc Obesity suppresses circulating level and function of endothelial progenitor cells and heart function
    Tzu Hsien Tsai
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Transl Med 10:137. 2012
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that obesity suppresses circulating number as well as the function of endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) and left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF)...
  24. doi request reprint Autologous bone marrow cell implantation attenuates left ventricular remodeling and improves heart function in porcine myocardial infarction: an echocardiographic, six-month angiographic, and molecular-cellular study
    Steve Leu
    Department of Cardiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Cardiol 150:156-68. 2011
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  25. doi request reprint Amplatzer septal occluder closure of atrial septal defect: evaluation of transthoracic echocardiography, cardiac CT, and transesophageal echocardiography
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1522-9. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Early erythropoietin therapy attenuates remodeling and preserves function of left ventricle in porcine myocardial infarction
    Sarah Chua
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    J Investig Med 59:574-86. 2011
    ..045). In conclusion, the results demonstrated that early EPO administration in a porcine AMI model effectively limits infarct size, attenuates LV remodeling, and preserves LV function...
  27. pmc Early combined treatment with sildenafil and adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells preserves heart function in rat dilated cardiomyopathy
    Yu Chun Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Transl Med 8:88. 2010
    ..We investigated whether early combined autologous adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cell (ADMSC) and sildenafil therapy offers an additive benefit in preserving heart function in rat dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)...
  28. ncbi request reprint T-fastener gastropexy and percutaneous gastrostomy under CT-fluoroscopic guidance in a patient with partial gastrectomy
    Siu Cheung Chan
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Tao Yuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Formos Med Assoc 105:168-71. 2006
    ..This modified method of percutaneous gastrostomy may be useful in patients with anatomic distortion due to previous gastric surgery...
  29. ncbi request reprint Obstruction of the aorta and left pulmonary artery after Gianturco coil occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus
    Hsuan Chang Kuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Rd Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung County 833, Taiwan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:124-6. 2005
    ..The diagnosis was made by echocardiography and cardiac angiography. At surgery, thrombi coating on the protruded parts of the Gianturco coil in the pulmonary artery and aorta were found...
  30. ncbi request reprint Value and level of galectin-3 in acute myocardial infarction patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Tzu Hsien Tsai
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 19:1073-82. 2012
    ..This study investigated the impact of the circulating galectin-3 level on the 30-day prognostic outcome in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Six-month angiographic study of immediate autologous bone marrow mononuclear cell implantation on acute anterior wall myocardial infarction using a mini-pig model
    Jiunn Jye Sheu
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Int Heart J 50:221-34. 2009
    ..01).Immediate autologous BMMNC transplantation into IA is superior to saline-treated only or BMMNC transplantation into non-IA following AMI for reducing MR and improving LVEF...
  32. doi request reprint PET/CT and 3-T whole-body MRI in the detection of malignancy in treated oropharyngeal and hypopharyngeal carcinoma
    Shu Hang Ng
    Molecular Imaging Center, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:996-1008. 2011
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  33. ncbi request reprint Impact of hyperglycemic control on left ventricular myocardium. A molecular and cellular basic study in a diabetic rat model
    Pei Hsun Sung
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int Heart J 50:191-206. 2009
    ..05). Moreover, PKC-epsilon expression in the mitochondrial compartment was decreased in group 1 compared to that in groups 2 and 3 (P < 0.005)...
  34. ncbi request reprint MDCT angiography for evaluation of the complete vascular tree of hemodialysis fistulas
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:1268-74. 2005
    ..The purpose of our study was to assess the clinical feasibility of MDCT angiography for evaluating hemodialysis arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Contracture of the deltoid muscle: sonographic evaluation with MRI correlation
    Chung Cheng Huang
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:364-70. 2005
    ..This article evaluates the sonographic features of deltoid contracture (DC) with MRI correlation...
  36. doi request reprint Value and level of circulating endothelial progenitor cells, angiogenesis factors and mononuclear cell apoptosis in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Yen Ta Chen
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Exp Nephrol 17:83-91. 2013
    ..This study examined the relationships between the numbers of circulating EPCs and the severity of CKD, degree of MCA and serum levels of VEGF and SDF-1α in CKD patients...
  37. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of focal adhesion kinase in breast cancer by tissue microarrays
    Shyr Ming Sheen-Chen
    Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital 123, Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Anticancer Res 33:1169-73. 2013
    ..Tissue microarrays (TMA) can analyze thousands of tissue samples in a parallel fashion with minimal damage to the origin block. This study was designed with the application of TMA to analyze the FAK status in breast cancer...
  38. doi request reprint Kimura's disease: clinical and imaging parameters for the prediction of disease recurrence
    Yang Yu Lin
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Linkou, Taiwan
    Clin Imaging 36:272-8. 2012
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  39. pmc Intraluminal versus infiltrating gallbladder carcinoma: clinical presentation, ultrasound and computed tomography
    Tze Yu Lee
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5662-8. 2009
    ..To compare clinical presentation and ultrasound (US) and computed tomography (CT) sensitivity between intraluminal and infiltrating gallbladder carcinoma (GBCA)...
  40. doi request reprint Comprehensive imaging of residual/ recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma using whole-body MRI at 3 T compared with FDG-PET-CT
    Shu Hang Ng
    Molecular Imaging Center, Chang Gung University, Gueishan, Taiwan
    Eur Radiol 20:2229-40. 2010
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  41. doi request reprint Pretreatment evaluation of distant-site status in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma: accuracy of whole-body MRI at 3-Tesla and FDG-PET-CT
    Shu Hang Ng
    Molecular Imaging Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur Radiol 19:2965-76. 2009
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  42. doi request reprint Erythropoietin markedly attenuates brain infarct size and improves neurological function in the rat
    Chun Man Yuen
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    J Investig Med 58:893-904. 2010
    ..The impact of epoetin beta (recombinant human erythropoietin) on brain infarction area (BIA) and neurological status in a rat model of acute ischemic stroke (IS) induced by distal left internal carotid artery occlusion was investigated...
  43. pmc TRICKS magnetic resonance angiography at 3-tesla for assessing whole lower extremity vascular tree in patients with high-grade critical limb ischemia: DSA and TASC II guidelines correlations
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung District, Kaohsiung 833, Taiwan
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:192150. 2012
    ..5-3.6) of T-MRA and outstanding agreement of TASC II classification of aortoiliac and femoral-popliteal lesions (κ = 0.912-0.917) between two raters further verified the clinical feasibility of T-MRA for treatment planning...
  44. doi request reprint Impact of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support on clinical outcome of pediatric patients with acute cardiopulmonary failure: a single-center experience
    Ying Jui Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Biomed J 36:28-34. 2013
    ..For refractory APCPF, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is one of the last resorts...
  45. ncbi request reprint Dissection of Kommerell's aneurysm mimicking aortic arch dissection on echocardiography: multislice computed tomographic diagnosis
    Tze Yu Lee
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1228-30. 2006
  46. ncbi request reprint Primary myxoid solitary fibrous tumor involving the seminal vesicle
    Yu Ching Wei
    Department of Pathology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Pathol Int 56:642-4. 2006
    ..Recognition of the myxoid variant of SFT is crucial, given possible confusion with a variety of myxoid spindle cell neoplasms with different biological potential in the pelvic cavity...
  47. ncbi request reprint Catheter-malposition-induced cardiac tamponade via contrast media leakage during computed tomography study
    Chi Di Liang
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Radiology, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:822-4. 2005
    ..Two hours after successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation, the patient gradually resumed normal hemodynamic status...
  48. pmc Extracorporeal shock wave therapy reverses ischemia-related left ventricular dysfunction and remodeling: molecular-cellular and functional assessment
    Morgan Fu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e24342. 2011
    ..01). In conclusion, ECSW therapy effectively reversed ischemia-elicited LV dysfunction and remodeling through enhancing angiogenesis and attenuating inflammation and oxidative stress...
  49. ncbi request reprint Clinical feasibility of free-breathing, gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography for assessing extracardiac thoracic vascular abnormalities in young children with congenital heart diseases
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1092-8. 2006
    ..This study analyzed the value of gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography during quiet free breathing for assessing extracardiac thoracic vascular abnormalities in young children with congenital heart diseases...
  50. ncbi request reprint Imaging findings of retroperitoneal lymphangiomyomatosis in a patient with lymphoma
    Yung Liang Wan
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, 5 Fushing Road, Kweishan, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
    Clin Imaging 30:218-20. 2006
    ..It was managed conservatively and remained stable on 2-year follow-up study. LAM should be considered in the differential diagnoses in cases of a retroperitoneal solid mass with cystic components...
  51. doi request reprint Imaging of the brachiocephalic vein
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Division of General Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung 833, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:897-907. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the imaging features of congenital variants of and pathologic conditions affecting the brachiocephalic vein...
  52. ncbi request reprint Metastatic malignant pleural mesothelioma to the breast
    Shyr Ming Sheen-Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, 123, Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    South Med J 99:1395-7. 2006
    ..The final histologic diagnosis was metastatic malignant mesothelioma...
  53. ncbi request reprint Intratumoral hemorrhage of mammary phyllodes tumor after menstrual induction: a puzzling presentation
    Shyr Ming Sheen-Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Tumori 93:631-3. 2007
    ..This case is presented here to highlight the possibility of such an onset of phyllodes tumor in order to facilitate its prompt diagnosis...
  54. doi request reprint Transcatheter arterial embolization in the emergency department for hemodynamic instability due to ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma: analysis of 167 cases
    Chia Te Kung
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:W231-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the prognostic factors associated with emergency transcatheter arterial embolization in the treatment of patients in hemodynamically unstable condition caused by rupture of hepatocellular carcinoma...
  55. ncbi request reprint Mediastinal mature teratoma with complex rupture into the pleura, lung, and bronchus complicated with mycoplasma pneumonia
    Ching Wen Yu
    Department of Pediatrics, Yuan s General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1114-5. 2007
  56. ncbi request reprint Primary yolk sac tumor of the urachus
    Hsuan Ying Huang
    Department of Pathology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:1106-9. 2002
    ..Flow cytometry demonstrated a diploid DNA content with S-phase being as high as 55.36%. This case emphasizes that pure yolk sac tumor can occur primarily in the remnant of the urachus in young children...
  57. ncbi request reprint Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast: truly uncommon or easily overlooked?
    Shyr Ming Sheen-Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
    Anticancer Res 25:455-8. 2005
    ..Due to the rarity, little information about its presentation on image studies has been noted in the literature. Here we report two additional cases with emphasis on the intriguing image presentations...
  58. ncbi request reprint Hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia: the "star sign" on gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1377-81. 2002
    ..This study aimed at presenting the three-dimensional gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography findings of hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia with angiographic correlation...
  59. doi request reprint Gallbladder carcinoma manifesting as acute cholecystitis: clinical and computed tomographic features
    Jiun Lung Liang
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Surgery 146:861-8. 2009
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  60. ncbi request reprint Computer tomography-assisted three-dimensional technique to assess rectal and bladder wall dose in intracavitary brachytherapy for uterine cervical cancer
    Li Min Sun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 123, Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan, ROC
    Radiother Oncol 71:333-7. 2004
    ..The results revealed that the difference in dose to the rectal and bladder wall between these two methods were significant. The CT-assisted technique is a feasible method, and it gives different results than the conventional method...
  61. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic calcific constrictive pericarditis causing pulmonary stenosis associated with a ventricular septal defect mimicking tetralogy of Fallot
    Shao Ju Chien
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung County 833, Taiwan
    J Clin Ultrasound 31:222-5. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of calcific constrictive pericarditis with pulmonary stenosis associated with a ventricular septal defect...
  62. ncbi request reprint Sonographic demonstration of hyperechoic fibrin coating of rice bodies in trochanteric bursitis: the "fried rice" pattern
    Chung Cheng Huang
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    J Ultrasound Med 25:667-70. 2006
  63. ncbi request reprint Yes-associated protein is not an independent prognostic marker in breast cancer
    Shyr Ming Sheen-Chen
    Department of Surgery, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 123, Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Anticancer Res 32:3321-5. 2012
    ..This study was designed with the use of TMA to explore the Yes-associated protein (YAP) status in breast cancer...
  64. ncbi request reprint Massive hemobilia
    Kuan Long Hsu
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Hsien, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:306-10. 2002
    ..Massive hemobilia is a relatively rare, but potentially life-threatening cause of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage. We report our experiences in the treatment of 15 cases of massive hemobilia with different underlying pathologies...
  65. ncbi request reprint Quality of life as a survival predictor for patients with advanced head and neck carcinoma treated with radiotherapy
    Fu Min Fang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsian, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan, China
    Cancer 100:425-32. 2004
    ..In the current study, the authors investigated if baseline QoL and changes in QoL during treatment were prognostic for patients with advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) treated with radiotherapy...
  66. ncbi request reprint Primary pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma of the liver: a case report
    Fu Chen Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung University, Touyuan, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:73-6. 2003
    ..The poor prognosis and early death of most previously reported cases imply the need for investigation of a more effective treatment method of this uncommon tumor...
  67. doi request reprint Ascending aortic dissecting aneurysm with isolated right pulmonary arterial medial intramural hematoma
    Jiunn Jye Sheu
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:2127-8. 2008
    ..We believe that this rare pulmonary arterial complication of aortic dissection without involvement of the common adventitia has not been previously described...
  68. doi request reprint Distant metastases and synchronous second primary tumors in patients with newly diagnosed oropharyngeal and hypopharyngeal carcinomas: evaluation of (18)F-FDG PET and extended-field multi-detector row CT
    Shu Hang Ng
    Department of Molecular Imaging Center and Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Neuroradiology 50:969-79. 2008
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Mammographic microcalcification in an autogenously reconstructed breast simulating recurrent carcinoma
    Wayne Hsu
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Tumori 94:574-6. 2008
    ..Only with the awareness of the existence of such entity and careful follow-up can the occurrence of fat necrosis in TRAM flap reconstructed breasts be accurately detected and appropriately treated...
  70. ncbi request reprint Splenic artery aneurysms encountered in the ED: 10 years' experience
    Chu Feng Liu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung 833, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 25:430-6. 2007
    ..Our objective was to report 7 cases of splenic artery aneurysm (SAA) encountered in the emergency department (ED)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Retrotracheal thymoma masquerading as esophageal submucosal tumor
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Departments of Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3165-6. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of ectopic retrotracheal thymoma with clinical and imaging manifestations mimicking those for esophageal submucosal tumor...
  72. doi request reprint Tissue plasminogen activator enhances mobilization of endothelial progenitor cells and angiogenesis in murine limb ischemia
    Hon Kan Yip
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int J Cardiol 168:226-36. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) enhanced endothelial progenitor cell (EPC) mobilization from bone marrow (BM) into the circulation and angiogenesis in murine critical limb ischemia (CLI)...
  73. pmc Dynamic contrast-enhanced MR imaging predicts local control in oropharyngeal or hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma treated with chemoradiotherapy
    Shu Hang Ng
    Molecular Imaging Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Kueishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e72230. 2013
    ..04, respectively). In the multivariable analysis, only K (trans) was statistically significant (P = 0.04). Our results suggest that pretreatment K (trans) may help predict the local control in OHSCC patients treated with chemoradiation. ..
  74. doi request reprint Clustered microcalcifications of intermediate concern detected on digital mammography: ultrasound assessment
    Pao Chu Yu
    Departments of Radiology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
    Breast 20:495-500. 2011
    ..001). Ultrasound was significantly more sensitive for the identification of malignant cases but biopsy of clustered microcalcifications is still warranted when targeted-ultrasound revealed negative findings...
  75. doi request reprint Double precardinal anastomoses with interconnecting venous plexus hypothesis in the embryogenesis of anomalous brachiocephalic veins: computed tomography and magnetic resonance findings
    Sheung Fat Ko
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Thorac Imaging 26:240-6. 2011
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Metastatic rhabdomyosarcoma to the breast
    Shyr Ming Sheen-Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
    Anticancer Res 25:527-9. 2005
    ..In view of the therapeutic implication, a metastatic breast lesion should not be mistaken as the primary breast carcinoma. Only with the awareness of such a possibility can prompt diagnosis and optimal treatment be achieved...
  77. ncbi request reprint Squamous cell lung carcinoma metastatic to the breast
    Wayne Hsu
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Anticancer Res 28:1299-301. 2008
    ..In view of the therapeutic implication, a metastatic breast lesion should not be mistaken for a primary breast carcinoma. Only with the awareness of such a possibility can prompt diagnosis and optimal treatment be achieved...
  78. ncbi request reprint Link between lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 gene expression of peripheral-blood mononuclear cells and prognostic outcome after acute ischemic stroke
    Tzu Hsien Tsai
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 19:523-31. 2012
    ..To evaluate the potential of the lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) (Lp-PLA(2) level as a biomarker in the prediction of prognostic outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke (IS)...
  79. doi request reprint Impact of transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects in pediatric patients on body weight
    Mao Hung Lo
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 110:467-72. 2011
    ..Pediatric patients with atrial septal defect (ASD) may have failure to thrive. This study aimed to investigate body weight changes in pediatric patients after transcatheter closure of ASD...
  80. ncbi request reprint Urachal inflammatory mass mimicking an intra-abdominal tumor two years after excision of the urachal sinus in a child
    Mao Meng Tiao
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 123, Dabi Road, Niaosung Shiang, Kaohsiung, Taiwan 833, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 26:598-601. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, an urachal inflammatory mass mimicking an intra-abdominal tumor after excision of the urachal sinus, especially in children, is very rare. The factors causing such an urachal mass are discussed...
  81. doi request reprint Ileocecal Burkitt's lymphoma presenting as ileocolic intussusception with appendiceal invagination and acute appendicitis
    Sheng Mine Wang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 109:476-9. 2010
    ..This case emphasizes the importance of the age of the patient and the anatomic location of the intussusception related to possible etiology, and hence the most appropriate surgical procedure...
  82. ncbi request reprint Infantile hepatic hemangioendothelioma presenting as early heart failure: report of two cases
    Chung Ching Lu
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 25:405-10. 2002
    ..Furthermore, it is necessary to differentiate infantile hepatic hemangioendothelioma (IHH) from hepatic malignancies...
  83. doi request reprint Immediate echocardiographic surveillance after transcatheter closure of a patent ductus arteriosus: a feasible method to assess residual shunt
    Chi Di Liang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Pediatr neonatol 51:52-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of echocardiography after transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) with coils...
  84. doi request reprint Risk factors for the outcome of cirrhotic patients with soft tissue infections
    Ber Ming Liu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Niao Sung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:312-6. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to identify risk factors that influence outcomes of cirrhotic patients with soft tissue infections and to describe specific management for such patients...
  85. ncbi request reprint Extremely elevated CA19-9 in acute cholangitis
    Shyr Ming Sheen-Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, 123, Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Dig Dis Sci 52:3140-2. 2007
    ..Surgical intervention reveled a black stone at distal common bile duct and was successfully retrieved. After operation, the CA19-9 fell to 63.1 u/ml two weeks later and returned to normal (10.4 U/ml) one month later...
  86. ncbi request reprint Epidermal cysts in the superficial soft tissue: sonographic features with an emphasis on the pseudotestis pattern
    Chung Cheng Huang
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, 123 Ta Pei Rd, Niao Sung Hsiang, 833 Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    J Ultrasound Med 30:11-7. 2011
    ..The purposes of this study were to report the sonographic features of superficial epidermal cysts with an emphasis on the characteristic pseudotestis appearance and to highlight the spectrum of ancillary findings...
  87. ncbi request reprint Triphasic dynamic CT findings of 63 hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia in 46 patients: correlation with size and pathological findings
    Michael Che Hung Lin
    Department of Radiology, Cardinal Tien Hospital, Yung Ho Branch, Yungho City, Taiwan
    Abdom Imaging 33:301-7. 2008
    ..To correlate the dynamic computed tomography (CT) of hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia (FNH) with its size and pathology...
  88. pmc Huge pelvi-abdominal malignant inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor with rapid recurrence in a 14-year-old boy
    Chia Hsun Lu
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, 833, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:2698-701. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, this is the largest documented case of IMT in a pediatric patient and the first report of IMT with malignant transformation originating from the pelvic extraperitoneal space...
  89. ncbi request reprint Adenomyoepithelioma of the breast
    Chun Ying Huang
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Tumori 93:493-5. 2007
    ..Wide excision with adequate removal of the tumor and preservation of the left breast contour was successfully achieved. The diagnosis of adenomyoepithelioma of the breast was confirmed by immunohistochemical studies...
  90. doi request reprint Dynamic enhanced computed tomography values of locally advanced breast cancers predicting axilla nodal metastasis after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Yun Chung Cheung
    Department of Imaging and Interventional Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Tao Yuan Hsien, Taiwan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 33:422-5. 2009
    ..We investigated the differences of dynamic enhanced values between the locally advanced breast cancers with and without axillary nodal metastasis on computed tomography (CT) after neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  91. ncbi request reprint Intensity-modulated or conformal radiotherapy improves the quality of life of patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma: comparisons of four radiotherapy techniques
    Fu Min Fang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taiwan
    Cancer 109:313-21. 2007
    ..In this study, the authors compared quality-of-life (QOL) outcomes of NPC survivors who received treatment with 1 of 4 different RT techniques at a single institute during different periods...
  92. doi request reprint Coronary artery fistula associated with Kawasaki disease
    Chi Di Liang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Am Heart J 157:584-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the rate, risks factors, and clinical impact of coronary artery fistula (CAF) in Kawasaki disease (KD)...
  93. doi request reprint Absent pulmonary valve syndrome with ascending aortic aneurysm
    Chi Di Liang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung 833, Taiwan
    Heart Vessels 25:569-72. 2010
    ..Good outcome was achieved at 18-month follow-up where subsequent computed tomography revealed a normal size ascending aorta and main pulmonary artery...
  94. doi request reprint Balloon angioplasty for native coarctation of the aorta in neonates and infants with congestive heart failure
    Chi Di Liang
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Pediatr neonatol 50:152-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to report the midterm outcomes of BA for native CoA in neonates and infants with congestive heart failure (CHF)...
  95. ncbi request reprint Eight cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome presenting as round pneumonia
    Yung Liang Wan
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsing Road, Kweishan, Taoyuan Hsien 333, Taiwan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:1567-70. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the radiographic findings and evolution of round pneumonia found in eight patients with confirmed severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...
  96. doi request reprint Transcatheter closure of a left circumflex coronary artery fistula in two children using the Amplatzer vascular plug
    Chi Di Liang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:1172-5. 2009
    ..A good outcome was achieved. The echocardiography at the 12- and 18-month follow-up visits showed reversion of the coronary artery to normal size...
  97. ncbi request reprint Use of a refined operative strategy in combination with the multidisciplinary approach to manage blunt juxtahepatic venous injuries
    Po Ping Liu
    Division of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Trauma 59:940-5. 2005
    ..Most deaths result from exsanguination, and reported mortality ranges from 50% to 80%. This is an evaluation on our experience with the management of this high mortality injury following a refined operative strategy...
  98. ncbi request reprint Imaging of neck metastases
    Shu Hang Ng
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 29:119-29. 2006
    ..To date, neck dissection with detailed pathological examination is the gold standard. There is always a need for further refinement of the imaging techniques that can provide accurate information that approaches this gold standard...
  99. doi request reprint Staging of untreated nasopharyngeal carcinoma with PET/CT: comparison with conventional imaging work-up
    Shu Hang Ng
    Molecular Imaging Center and Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Kueishan, Taiwan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 36:12-22. 2009
    ..We prospectively compared PET/CT and conventional imaging for initial staging of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
  100. ncbi request reprint Vocal cord paralysis after transcatheter coil embolization of patent ductus arteriosus
    Chi Di Liang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Am Heart J 146:367-71. 2003
    ..In patients with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) after Gianturco coil embolization, vocal cord paralysis (VCP) had not been previously described. This study investigates the risk factors of coil embolization associated with VCP...
  101. ncbi request reprint The different volume effects of small-bowel toxicity during pelvic irradiation between gynecologic patients with and without abdominal surgery: a prospective study with computed tomography-based dosimetry
    Eng Yen Huang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:732-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of abdominal surgery on the volume effects of small-bowel toxicity during whole-pelvic irradiation in patients with gynecologic malignancies...