Susan Shin-Jung Lee

Summary

Affiliation: Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital
Location: Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Publications

  1. Chou C, Shen C, Chen S, Chen H, Wang Y, Chang W, et al. Recommendations and guidelines for the treatment of pneumonia in Taiwan. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2019;52:172-199 pubmed publisher
  2. Lin W, Lin H, Lee S, Sy C, Wu K, Chen J, et al. Prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection in persons with and without human immunodeficiency virus infection using two interferon-gamma release assays and tuberculin skin test in a low human immunodeficiency virus prevalence, intermediate tuberculo. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2016;49:729-736 pubmed publisher
    ..High discordance was found between the two generations of IGRAs and between IGRAs and TST. Increasing age, a known risk factor for LTBI, was significantly associated with IGRAs, but not with TST. ..
  3. Tsai H, Lee B, Yen C, Wann S, Lee S, Chen Y. Dexamethasone inhibits brain apoptosis in mice with eosinophilic meningitis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis infection. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:200 pubmed publisher
    ..Dexamethasone administration significantly decreased Evans blue extravasations and apoptotic protein expressions. Apoptosis of mice brain homogenates can be repressed by dexamethasone treatment. ..
  4. Sy C, Huang T, Chen C, Chen Y, Tsai H, Wann S, et al. Synergy of β-Lactams with Vancomycin against Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Correlation of Disk Diffusion and Checkerboard Methods. J Clin Microbiol. 2016;54:565-8 pubmed publisher
    ..However, it may serve as an initial screening method for the detection of potential synergy when it is not feasible to perform other labor-intensive synergy tests. ..
  5. Wu K, Chen Y, Lin H, Hsieh E, Chen J, Tsai H, et al. A nationwide covert observation study using a novel method for hand hygiene compliance in health care. Am J Infect Control. 2017;45:240-244 pubmed publisher
    ..001). The overall HH compliance by the covert observation method was low. An innovative shorthand notation method facilitated covert observation, and website reporting was demonstrated to be feasible for large-scale observation. ..