Tzee Chung Wu

Summary

Affiliation: Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of food allergy in Taiwan: a questionnaire-based survey
    T C Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Sec 2 Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Intern Med J 42:1310-5. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Helicobacter pylori in school-aged Chinese in Taipei City and relationship between ABO blood groups
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Shih Pai Road Sec 2, Taipei, 11217 Taiwan
    World J Gastroenterol 9:1752-5. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Constipation in Taiwan elementary school students: a nationwide survey
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 74:57-61. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Fatty acid composition of Taiwanese human milk
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 73:581-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Health consequences of nutrition in childhood and early infancy
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, Taiwan
    Pediatr neonatol 50:135-42. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of sublingual administration with a native or denatured protein allergen and adjuvant CpG oligodeoxynucleotides or cholera toxin on systemic T(H)2 immune responses and mucosal immunity in mice
    Ching Feng Huang
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:443-52. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening for biliary atresia by infant stool color card in Taiwan
    Shan Ming Chen
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 117:1147-54. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Effects of the infant stool color card screening program on 5-year outcome of biliary atresia in Taiwan
    Tien Hau Lien
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 53:202-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Lamivudine treatment in maternally transmitted chronic hepatitis B virus infection patients
    Yen Hsuan Ni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr Int 47:372-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of functional gastrointestinal disorders in Taiwan: questionnaire-based survey for adults based on the Rome III criteria
    Fang Yuan Chang
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, 11217 Taiwan, ROC
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 21:594-600. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of food allergy in Taiwan: a questionnaire-based survey
    T C Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Sec 2 Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Intern Med J 42:1310-5. 2012
    ..It is important for physicians to identify the prevalence of food allergies and to recognise common food allergens to make precise diagnosis and choose correct therapeutic approaches...
  2. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Helicobacter pylori in school-aged Chinese in Taipei City and relationship between ABO blood groups
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Shih Pai Road Sec 2, Taipei, 11217 Taiwan
    World J Gastroenterol 9:1752-5. 2003
    ..To explore the seropositive rate of antibodies against H. pylori (anti-HP) in Taipei City and to compare the relationship of ABO blood groups and H. pylori infection...
  3. doi request reprint Constipation in Taiwan elementary school students: a nationwide survey
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 74:57-61. 2011
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and associated factors of childhood constipation in Taiwan...
  4. doi request reprint Fatty acid composition of Taiwanese human milk
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 73:581-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze quantitatively the fatty acid composition of the milk of Taiwanese women...
  5. doi request reprint Health consequences of nutrition in childhood and early infancy
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, Taiwan
    Pediatr neonatol 50:135-42. 2009
    ..It is suggested that early introduction for complementary foods before 4 months of age is a risk factor for atopic dermatitis; while no strong evidence showed delaying weaning foods can decrease the risk for allergic diseases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of sublingual administration with a native or denatured protein allergen and adjuvant CpG oligodeoxynucleotides or cholera toxin on systemic T(H)2 immune responses and mucosal immunity in mice
    Ching Feng Huang
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:443-52. 2007
    ..Sublingual immunotherapy has been recently used for allergic diseases, but its mechanisms are still unclear...
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening for biliary atresia by infant stool color card in Taiwan
    Shan Ming Chen
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 117:1147-54. 2006
    ..We aimed to detect biliary atresia (BA) in early infancy to prevent additional liver damage because of the delay of referral and surgical treatment and to investigate the incidence rate of BA in Taiwan...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of the infant stool color card screening program on 5-year outcome of biliary atresia in Taiwan
    Tien Hau Lien
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 53:202-8. 2011
    ..2%, respectively (P < 0.001). The 5-year jaundice-free survival rate with native liver was 27.3% in cohort A and 64.3% in cohort B (P < 0.001), and the 5-year overall survival rates were 55.7% and 89.3%, respectively (P < 0.001)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lamivudine treatment in maternally transmitted chronic hepatitis B virus infection patients
    Yen Hsuan Ni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr Int 47:372-7. 2005
    ..Lamivudine treatment in chronic carriers who acquired hepatitis B virus through maternal transmission were investigated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of functional gastrointestinal disorders in Taiwan: questionnaire-based survey for adults based on the Rome III criteria
    Fang Yuan Chang
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, 11217 Taiwan, ROC
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 21:594-600. 2012
    ..Subjects who met the Rome III criteria for FGID in Taiwan were younger, had less vegetables and fruits intake, higher BSRS scores and were of greater female predominance...
  11. doi request reprint Suppression of furin by interferon-γ and the impact on hepatitis B virus antigen biosynthesis in human hepatocytes
    Jia Feng Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Pathol 181:19-25. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor-alpha and interleukin-10 in viral and bacterial gastroenteritis in children
    Ting Rong Hsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    J Chin Med Assoc 68:250-3. 2005
    ..The main objective of this study was to identify serum markers in viral and bacterial gastroenteritis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the mortality of pediatric fulminant hepatic failure in relation to hepatitis B virus infection
    Pei Chun Chan
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:1223-7. 2005
    ..To investigate the factors affecting the outcome of fulminant hepatic failure (FHF) in children in relation to hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori and hepatitis A virus infection in school-aged children on two isolated neighborhood islands in Taiwan
    Liang Kung Chen
    Department of Family Medicine, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Helicobacter 8:168-72. 2003
    ..Lower socioeconomic status was recognized as a consistent risk factor to both infections. However, whether fecal-oral transmission was a risk factor to both infections is still under debate...
  15. doi request reprint Effect of oral administration with pravastatin and atorvastatin on airway hyperresponsiveness and allergic reactions in asthmatic mice
    Ching Feng Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Tri Service General Hospital and School of Medicine, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 110:11-7. 2013
    ..Asthma is characterized by airway hyperresponsiveness and remodeling. Pravastatin and atorvastatin are used clinically as cholesterol-lowering agents but also exhibit anti-inflammatory and immunomodulating properties...
  16. doi request reprint Decreasing rate of biliary atresia in Taiwan: a survey, 2004-2009
    Yi Chun Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 128:e530-6. 2011
    ..The goals of this study were to identify BA incidence changes in Taiwan in 2004-2009 and to survey the factors that might influence incidence changes to elucidate the possible causes of BA...
  17. doi request reprint Development of serum IgA and IgM levels in breast-fed and formula-fed infants during the first week of life
    Mei Mei Cheng
    Department of Pediatrics, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Early Hum Dev 88:743-5. 2012
    ..IgA and IgM antibodies play important roles to protect infants in early life..
  18. ncbi request reprint Childhood functional abdominal pain and Helicobacter pylori infection
    Ming Hsien Lin
    Department of Family Medicine, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:883-6. 2006
    ..Among those proposed etiologies, chronic Helicobacter pylori (HP) infection plays an important role. Therefore, we conducted this study to investigate the relationship of childhood FAP and chronic HP infection...
  19. doi request reprint Biliary atresia in preterm infants in Taiwan: a nationwide survey
    Chih Yu Chiu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pediatr 163:100-3.e1. 2013
    ..To investigate the characteristics of biliary atresia (BA) in preterm infants...
  20. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic value of serum interleukins 6 and 8 in children with acute gastroenteritis
    Chien Hung Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:25-9. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Hepatopulmonary syndrome in a child
    Han Chih Yuan
    Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 66:127-30. 2003
    ..Thus, hepatopulmonary syndrome type II was diagnosed. Treatment is a dilemma although liver transplantation with concomitant lung transplantation is a possible choice...
  22. doi request reprint Differences in serum biochemistry between breast-fed and formula-fed infants
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 74:511-5. 2011
    ..We investigated the differences in serum biochemistry levels between breast-fed and formula-fed infants. We provide reference values of serum biochemistry levels for 4-week-old (w/o) and 8 w/o infants for future clinical applications...
  23. doi request reprint Serum levels of interleukin-10 and interleukin-12 predict early, spontaneous hepatitis B virus e antigen seroconversion
    Jia Feng Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Gastroenterology 138:165-72.e1-3. 2010
    ..This prospective cohort study aimed to determine the effect of cytokines on spontaneous hepatitis B e antigen (HBeAg) seroconversion in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection...
  24. doi request reprint Universal screening for biliary atresia using an infant stool color card in Taiwan
    Cheng Hui Hsiao
    Department of Pediatrics, Cardinal Tien Hospital Yung Ho Branch, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 47:1233-40. 2008
    ..002). Conclusion: Universal screening using the stool color cards can enhance earlier referral, which may ultimately lead to timely performance of the Kasai operation and better postoperative outcome in infants with biliary atresia...
  25. ncbi request reprint Colon mucosal pathology in infants under three months of age with diarrhea disorders
    Jei Wen Chang
    Division of Gastroenteroly and Nutrition, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:387-90. 2002
    ..The goals of this study are to evaluate the colon mucosal pathology in young infants with unknown diarrhea disorders and the clinical courses of different etiologies...
  26. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in children with upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    I Fei Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Kaohsiung Yeterans General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 66:271-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical presentations and features of upper gastrointestinal (UGI) endoscopy and the role of Helicobacter pylori in children with UGI bleeding...
  27. doi request reprint Delirium due to scopolamine patch in a 4-year-old boy
    Yang Guang Lin
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 110:208-11. 2011
    ..We hope to relay information about common agents with anticholinergic effects to clinical practitioners and remind that drug-induced psychosis should be considered in children with acute changes in behavior...
  28. doi request reprint Interferon-alpha treatment in children and young adults with chronic hepatitis B: a long-term follow-up study in Taiwan
    Hong Yuan Hsu
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Liver Int 28:1288-97. 2008
    ..The short- and long-term benefits of interferon (IFN)-alpha therapy in young patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB) acquiring infection perinatally or during early childhood have been questioned...
  29. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and Health Survey of Taiwan Elementary School Children 2001-2002: research design, methods and scope
    Su Hao Tu
    Center for Survey Research, Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:507-17. 2007
    ..The results of this survey will increase our understanding on the nutrition and health status of schoolchildren and can be used to shape public health policy in Taiwan...
  30. doi request reprint Profile of nucleotides and nucleosides in Taiwanese human milk
    Kuo Yu Liao
    Department of Pediatrics, Taoyuan Armed Forces General Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr neonatol 52:93-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the concentrations of free nucleotides and nucleosides in human milk from Taiwanese women...
  31. doi request reprint Pediatric gastrointestinal endoscopic sedation: a 2010 nationwide survey in Taiwan
    Po Hon Chen
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr neonatol 53:188-92. 2012
    ..There is insufficient data on pediatric endoscopic sedation practices worldwide. This study aimed to assess nationwide data on the current pediatric endoscopic sedation practices in Taiwan...
  32. doi request reprint Sublingual vaccination with sonicated Salmonella proteins and mucosal adjuvant induces mucosal and systemic immunity and protects mice from lethal enteritis
    Ching Feng Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    APMIS 119:468-78. 2011
    ..In conclusion, sublingual vaccination together with mucosal adjuvant CpG or CT is a simple but effective way against enteric bacterial pathogens...
  33. doi request reprint An uncommon cause of abdominal pain and diarrhea-gastrinoma in an adolescent
    Fang Yuan Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Shih Pai Road Section 2, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
    Eur J Pediatr 169:355-7. 2010
    ..Here, we describe an adolescent male, presenting with recurrent secretory diarrhea and abdominal cramping pain, who had a solitary gastrinoma in the lesser sac, close to the stomach. The prognosis was good after complete resection...
  34. doi request reprint Neonatal sublingual vaccination with Salmonella proteins and adjuvant cholera toxin or CpG oligodeoxynucleotides induces mucosal and systemic immunity in mice
    Ching Feng Huang
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:262-71. 2008
    ..A vaccine that can induce systemic and mucosal immune responses by a simple, noninvasive pathway and provide protection against this mucosal pathogen is needed...
  35. doi request reprint Comparison of clinical features of childhood norovirus and rotavirus gastroenteritis in Taiwan
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Chin Med Assoc 71:566-70. 2008
    ..Viral gastroenteritis is a common acute infectious disease in infants and young children. This study compared the incidence and clinical features of childhood norovirus (NV) and rotavirus (RV) gastroenteritis in Taiwan...
  36. ncbi request reprint Obstruction of the proximal jejunum by an anomalous congenital band--a case report
    Chinsu Liu
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pediatr Surg 40:E27-9. 2005
    ..No recurrence was found after 3 months of follow-up. To the best of the authors' knowledge, this is the second case with an anomalous congenital band causing proximal jejunal obstruction reported in the English-language literature...
  37. doi request reprint Hepatic steatosis: an experimental model for quantification
    Tzee Chung Wu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Children s Medical Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, No 155, Sec 2, Li Nong Street, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 52:164-6. 2011
    ..52). In conclusion, this experimental model enables researchers to quantify hepatic steatosis with less concern of heterogeneous fatty infiltration, and providing a continuous but not categorical measurement of hepatic steatosis...
  38. doi request reprint Diagnosis of BSEP/ABCB11 mutations in Asian patients with cholestasis using denaturing high performance liquid chromatography
    Huey Ling Chen
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University College of Medicine and Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pediatr 153:825-32. 2008
    ..To determine if specific mutations were present in Asian patients with progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis (PFIC) type 2 caused by defects in bile salt export pump (BSEP), encoded by ABCB11...
  39. doi request reprint Decreased incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma in hepatitis B vaccinees: a 20-year follow-up study
    Mei Hwei Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Chung Shan S Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1348-55. 2009
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Pediatric fulminant hepatic failure in endemic areas of hepatitis B infection: 15 years after universal hepatitis B vaccination
    Huey Ling Chen
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei
    Hepatology 39:58-63. 2004
    ..HBV-positive FHF was prone to develop in infants born to HBeAg-negative, HBsAg-carrier mothers; these infants had not received hepatitis B immunoglobulin according to the vaccination program in place...
  41. ncbi request reprint Nontyphoid salmonellosis in taiwan children: clinical manifestations, outcome and antibiotic resistance
    I Fei Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 38:518-23. 2004
    ..The authors also sought to develop a severity score to derive an objective guideline for antibiotic use in nontyphoid salmonellosis in the era of increasing antibiotic resistance...
  42. ncbi request reprint Prevention of hepatocellular carcinoma by universal vaccination against hepatitis B virus: the effect and problems
    Mei Hwei Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital
    Clin Cancer Res 11:7953-7. 2005
    ..This study is aimed to investigate the problems in the HCC prevention in children...
  43. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori infection in children and adolescents: Working Group Report of the First World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
    Philip Sherman
    North American Society of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:S128-33. 2002