Chi Huei Chiang

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Affiliation: Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of guideline-oriented pharmacotherapy in patients with newly diagnosed COPD: a prospective study
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 125:353-61. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The association between the IL-4, ADRβ2 and ADAM 33 gene polymorphisms and asthma in the Taiwanese population
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 75:635-43. 2012
  3. doi request reprint N-acetylcysteine attenuates ventilator-induced lung injury in an isolated and perfused rat lung model
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Injury 43:1257-63. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha and anti-intercellular adhesion molecule-1 antibodies on ischemia/reperfusion lung injury
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chin J Physiol 49:266-74. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between the IL-4 promoter polymorphisms and asthma or severity of hyperresponsiveness in Taiwanese
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respirology 12:42-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI) promotes ischemia/reperfusion lung injury (I/R) and NF-kappaB antibody attenuates both injuries
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Institute of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Medical School, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 79:147-54. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of risk factors for asthma in Taipei City
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 68:204-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Eight-month prospective study of 14 patients with hospital-acquired severe acute respiratory syndrome
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:1372-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost analysis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a tertiary care setting in Taiwan
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respirology 13:689-94. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of hospital-acquired severe acute respiratory syndrome with different disease spectrum
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 66:328-38. 2003

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Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Effects of guideline-oriented pharmacotherapy in patients with newly diagnosed COPD: a prospective study
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 125:353-61. 2013
    ..Whether guideline-oriented pharmacotherapy prevents the decline in pulmonary function or reduces systemic inflammation associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is uncertain...
  2. doi request reprint The association between the IL-4, ADRβ2 and ADAM 33 gene polymorphisms and asthma in the Taiwanese population
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 75:635-43. 2012
    ..The association between genetic polymorphisms of ADRβ2, IL-4, and ADAM3 and asthma remains undetermined. Furthermore, it is not clear as to whether these three gene polymorphisms combined produce a correlative increase in asthmatic risk...
  3. doi request reprint N-acetylcysteine attenuates ventilator-induced lung injury in an isolated and perfused rat lung model
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Injury 43:1257-63. 2012
    ..The administration of NAC attenuates the inflammatory responses, apoptosis and VILI in the isolated, perfused rat lung model...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha and anti-intercellular adhesion molecule-1 antibodies on ischemia/reperfusion lung injury
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chin J Physiol 49:266-74. 2006
    ..Anti-TNF-alpha antibody has therapeutic and preventive effects on I/R. However, combined therapy with anti-TNF-alpha antibody and anti-ICAM-1 antibody may have no additive effect and need further investigation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between the IL-4 promoter polymorphisms and asthma or severity of hyperresponsiveness in Taiwanese
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respirology 12:42-8. 2007
    ..This gene could be a candidate gene for asthma. The aim of this prospective case-control study was to assess the frequency of polymorphisms in the IL-4 gene promoter among asthmatic patients from Taiwan...
  6. doi request reprint Ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI) promotes ischemia/reperfusion lung injury (I/R) and NF-kappaB antibody attenuates both injuries
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Institute of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Medical School, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 79:147-54. 2008
    ..Whether nuclear factor-kappa B (NF-kappaB) antibody has protective effects for both injuries is also unknown...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of risk factors for asthma in Taipei City
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 68:204-9. 2005
    ..Thus, correlations between the concentration of allergen immunoglobulin (Ig) E antibodies and airway limitation or asthma severity remain unclear...
  8. ncbi request reprint Eight-month prospective study of 14 patients with hospital-acquired severe acute respiratory syndrome
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:1372-9. 2004
    ..To define the clinical characteristics and clinical course of hospital-acquired severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost analysis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a tertiary care setting in Taiwan
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Chest Department, Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respirology 13:689-94. 2008
    ..The present study determined the total direct health-care costs for the management of COPD patients with differing degrees of disease severity. The study also aimed to find the key cost drivers in the management of COPD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of hospital-acquired severe acute respiratory syndrome with different disease spectrum
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 66:328-38. 2003
    ..Outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Taipei has been associated with Taiwanese back from Guangdong, China. We report 4 probable SARS cases with different severity and propose optimal treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cytokine up-regulation in ischaemic/reperfused lungs perfused with University of Wisconsin solution and normal saline
    C H Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Disease, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, No 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Sci (Lond) 101:285-94. 2001
    ..We propose that more or long-acting protective agents are required as additives in order to modify UW to produce an optimal preservation solution...
  12. doi request reprint Apocynin attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced lung injury in an isolated and perfused rat lung model
    Chih Feng Chian
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine Department, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Shock 38:196-202. 2012
    ..In conclusion, LPSLI is associated with increased inflammatory responses, apoptosis, and coagulation. The administration of Apo attenuates LPSLI through downregulation of the inflammatory responses and apoptosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Apocynin attenuates ventilator-induced lung injury in an isolated and perfused rat lung model
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Intensive Care Med 37:1360-7. 2011
    ..Apocynin suppresses the generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) that are implicated in ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI). We thus hypothesized that apocynin attenuates VILI...
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of anti-(tumour necrosis factor-alpha) antibody or 3-deaza-adenosine as additives to promote protection by University of Wisconsin solution in ischaemia/reperfusion injury
    C H Chiang
    Pulmonary Division, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Clin Sci (Lond) 99:215-22. 2000
    ..Further investigation of the improved properties of modified UWs would be beneficial with regard to lung transplantation research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of effectiveness of intracellular and extracellular preservation solution on attenuation in ischemic-reperfusion lung injury in rats
    C H Chiang
    Pulmonary Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei
    J Formos Med Assoc 100:233-9. 2001
    ..The findings suggest that EP3-c might be a better lung preservation solution than UW...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hypothermia and prostaglandin E(1) produce synergistic attenuation of ischemia-reperfusion lung injury
    C H Chiang
    Pulmonary Division, Department of Pathology, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:1319-23. 1999
    ..Furthermore, hypothermia and PGE(1) have synergistic attenuation of I/R lung injury. We propose that pulmonary artery flushed with cooling UW+PGE(1) might improve lung preservation and improve results in lung transplantation...
  17. doi request reprint Inhibitor of nuclear factor-κB, SN50, attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced lung injury in an isolated and perfused rat lung model
    Chih Feng Chian
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine Department, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transl Res 163:211-20. 2014
    ..In conclusion, LPSLI is associated with inflammatory responses, apoptosis, and coagulation. NF-κB is an important therapeutic target in the treatment of LPSLI. SN50 inhibits translocation of NF-κB and attenuates LPSLI. ..
  18. doi request reprint Five-day course of budesonide inhalation suspension is as effective as oral prednisolone in the treatment of mild to severe acute asthma exacerbations in adults
    Chih Feng Chian
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 24:256-60. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of a five-day course of BIS compared with oral prednisolone (OP) in the management of adults with AAE...
  19. doi request reprint Genetic polymorphism of transforming growth factor β1 and tumor necrosis factor α is associated with asthma and modulates the severity of asthma
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respir Care 58:1343-50. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationships among polymorphisms, clinical phenotypes, and the serum levels of TGF-β1 and TNF-α...
  20. doi request reprint Vacuolar serine protease is a major allergen of Cladosporium cladosporioides
    Hong Chou
    Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 146:277-86. 2008
    ..Cladosporium is an important allergenic fungus worldwide. We report here a major allergen of C. cladosporioides...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of medical education on quality of life in adult asthma patients
    Muh Lan Yang
    Department of Nursing, Kang Ning Junior College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 102:768-74. 2003
    ..This study investigated the effect of asthma education on quality of life in Taiwanese adults with asthma...
  22. doi request reprint Apocynin attenuates ischemia-reperfusion lung injury in an isolated and perfused rat lung model
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transl Res 158:17-29. 2011
    ..The administration of apocynin attenuates the inflammatory responses and I/R in the isolated, perfused rat lung model...
  23. doi request reprint Combined therapy of pentastarch, dexamethasone, and dibutyryl-cAMP or beta 2-agonist attenuates ischaemia/reperfusion injury of rat lung
    Hsiu Ling Lu
    Institute of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Injury 39:1062-70. 2008
    ..Furthermore, combination therapy with three protective agents (Penta+Dex+beta(2)-adrenergic agonist) caused the greatest attenuation of I/R...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cytochrome P450 2E1 genotype and the susceptibility to antituberculosis drug-induced hepatitis
    Yi Shin Huang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, and the Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 37:924-30. 2003
    ..In conclusion, CYP 2E1 genetic polymorphism may be associated with susceptibility to antituberculosis drug-induced hepatitis...
  25. doi request reprint Transforming growth factor-β1 and tumor necrosis factor-α are associated with clinical severity and airflow limitation of COPD in an additive manner
    Chi Huei Chiang
    Division of Pulmonary Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Section 2 Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Lung 192:95-102. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the relationships among polymorphisms, clinical phenotypes, and the serum levels of TNF-α and TGF-β1...
  26. doi request reprint Intracerebroventricular O-n-octanoylated ghrelin and its splice variant-induced feeding is blocked by insulin, independent of obestatin or CRF receptor, in satiated rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Nutrition 28:812-20. 2012
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  27. ncbi request reprint Exploring the efficacy of a case management model using DOTS in the adherence of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis
    Chia Ju Hsieh
    Cardinal Tien College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 17:869-75. 2008
    ..To explore the efficacy of hospitals using case management with Directly Observed Treatment - Short course (DOTS) to monitor the adherence of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in Taiwan...
  28. doi request reprint Influence of family caregiver caring behavior on COPD patients' self-care behavior in Taiwan
    Kwua Yun Wang
    Nursing Department, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respir Care 57:263-72. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate relationships between self-management and the caregiver burden, and the influence of family caregivers' caring behavior on COPD patients' self-care behavior...
  29. ncbi request reprint Protective effect of lipophilic antioxidants on phorbol-induced acute lung injury in rats
    S J Chu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Crit Care Med 29:819-24. 2001
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  30. ncbi request reprint Dexamethasone and pentastarch produce additive attenuation of ischaemia/reperfusion lung injury
    C H Chiang
    Pulmonary Division, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Sci (Lond) 99:413-9. 2000
    ..Our data thus suggest that the combination of a colloid substance with 'sealing effects' and an anti-inflammatory agent may provide a better reperfusion solution for patients with I/R lung injury or for lungs stored for transplant...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary inflammation caused by chitosan microparticles
    Y C Huang
    Graduate Institute of Life Science, National Defense Medical Center, University of National Defense, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 75:283-7. 2005
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  32. pmc Acute lung injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome (ALI/ARDS): the mechanism, present strategies and future perspectives of therapies
    Shi Ping Luh
    Department of Surgery, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, 402 Taichung, Taiwan, China
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 8:60-9. 2007
    ..Herein the present strategies and future perspectives of the treatment for ALI/ARDS, include the ventilatory, pharmacological, as well as cell therapies...