Ammarin Thakkinstian

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Affiliation: Mahidol University
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The association between complement component 2/complement factor B polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration: a HuGE review and meta-analysis
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 176:361-72. 2012
  2. pmc Prognostic factors of all-cause mortalities in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: a cohort study
    Phisitt Vejakama
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Nephrol 14:28. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between complement component 3 and age-related macular degeneration: a HuGE review and meta-analysis
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 173:1365-79. 2011
  4. pmc A simplified clinical prediction score of chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional-survey study
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Nephrol 12:45. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Pharmacogenetics of cyclophosphamide and CYP2C19 polymorphism in Thai systemic lupus erythematosus
    Pintip Ngamjanyaporn
    Allergy Immunology and Rheumatology Division, Department of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Rachatevi, Bangkok, 10400, Thailand
    Rheumatol Int 31:1215-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between apolipoprotein E polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration: A HuGE review and meta-analysis
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 164:813-22. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The association between cytokine gene polymorphisms and graft rejection in liver transplantation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sasivimol Rattanasiri
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Transpl Immunol 28:62-70. 2013
  8. doi request reprint α-blockers, antibiotics and anti-inflammatories have a role in the management of chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BJU Int 110:1014-22. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Survival advantage of kidney transplantation over dialysis in patients with hepatitis C: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Atiporn Ingsathit
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Transplantation 95:943-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between complement factor H Y402H polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia, and Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Hum Mol Genet 15:2784-90. 2006

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint The association between complement component 2/complement factor B polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration: a HuGE review and meta-analysis
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 176:361-72. 2012
    ..51), respectively. These allele effects contributed to an absolute lowering of the risk of all AMD in Caucasian populations by 2.0%-6.0%. This meta-analysis provides a robust estimate of the protective association of C2/CFB with AMD...
  2. pmc Prognostic factors of all-cause mortalities in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: a cohort study
    Phisitt Vejakama
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Nephrol 14:28. 2013
    ..The role of small solute clearance on mortalities in patients with CAPD has been controversial. We therefore conducted a study with 3 years' follow up in adult patients who participated in the CAPD-first policy...
  3. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between complement component 3 and age-related macular degeneration: a HuGE review and meta-analysis
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 173:1365-79. 2011
    ..This meta-analysis supports the association between C3 and AMD and provides a robust estimate of the genetic risk...
  4. pmc A simplified clinical prediction score of chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional-survey study
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Nephrol 12:45. 2011
    ..Knowing the risk factors of CKD should be able to identify at risk populations. We thus aimed to develop and validate a simplified clinical prediction score capable of indicating those at risk...
  5. doi request reprint Pharmacogenetics of cyclophosphamide and CYP2C19 polymorphism in Thai systemic lupus erythematosus
    Pintip Ngamjanyaporn
    Allergy Immunology and Rheumatology Division, Department of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Rachatevi, Bangkok, 10400, Thailand
    Rheumatol Int 31:1215-8. 2011
    ..6 (95% CI: 1.1-162.2). Our results suggest that a cumulative cyclophosphamide dose of 23.75 g or higher carries a twofold higher risk of ovarian toxicity and the CYP2C19*1/*1 genotype increases the risk of toxicity a further fivefold...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between apolipoprotein E polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration: A HuGE review and meta-analysis
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 164:813-22. 2006
    ..There appears to be a differential effect of the E2 and E4 alleles on the risk of age-related macular degeneration, although the possibility of survivor bias needs to be ruled out more definitively...
  7. doi request reprint The association between cytokine gene polymorphisms and graft rejection in liver transplantation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sasivimol Rattanasiri
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Transpl Immunol 28:62-70. 2013
    ..Future updated meta-analysis studies to confirm the power of these genotypes in association with allograft rejection are needed...
  8. doi request reprint α-blockers, antibiotics and anti-inflammatories have a role in the management of chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BJU Int 110:1014-22. 2012
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  9. doi request reprint Survival advantage of kidney transplantation over dialysis in patients with hepatitis C: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Atiporn Ingsathit
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Transplantation 95:943-8. 2013
    ..Here, we conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis that aimed at comparing 5-year mortality rates between waiting list and kidney transplantation patients with hepatitis C infections...
  10. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between complement factor H Y402H polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia, and Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Hum Mol Genet 15:2784-90. 2006
    ..5-fold. This result is at least as important at the population level as ApoE4 and Alzheimer's disease, playing a role in almost 60% of AMD at the population level...
  11. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of tumor necrosis factor α-308 polymorphism and Kawasaki disease
    Sakda Arj-ong
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Pediatr Int 52:527-32. 2010
    ..Therefore, a systematic review and meta-analysis was conducted to increase the power for identifying the association between the TNF-α-308 polymorphism and KD...
  12. pmc Hemoglobin concentration and pregnancy outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Bunyarit Sukrat
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Rama VI Road, Rachatevi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand Bureau of Reproductive Health, Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Muang, Nontaburi 11000, Thailand
    Biomed Res Int 2013:769057. 2013
    ..Conclusions. Our review suggests that hemoglobin below 11 g/dl increases the risk of preterm birth, low birth weight, and small gestational age in the first trimester and the risk of low birth weight in the third trimester. ..
  13. doi request reprint Management of chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
    Thunyarat Anothaisintawee
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    JAMA 305:78-86. 2011
    ..Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS) is common, but trial evidence is conflicting and therapeutic options are controversial...
  14. ncbi request reprint Possible protective effects of the Glu27 allele of beta2-adrenergic receptor polymorphism in Thai asthmatic patients
    Ticha Limsuwan
    Allergy Immunology and Rheumatology Division, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 28:107-14. 2010
    ..042) for ICS/LABA usages. The presence of the Glu27 allele in Thai asthmatic patients is associated with a decreased asthma severity, higher %FEV1 values, less frequent hospitalizations and emergency visits, and decreased ICS/LABA usage...
  15. doi request reprint Efficacy and adverse events of mycophenolate mofetil versus cyclophosphamide for induction therapy of lupus nephritis: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nanticha Kamanamool
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Rachatevi, Bangkok, Thailand
    Medicine (Baltimore) 89:227-35. 2010
    ..In summary, patients treated with MMF and CYC had similar remission rates, but the MMF group had less frequent leukopenia than the CYC group. Further large-scale trials are needed to confirm these results...
  16. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of chronic kidney disease in the Thai adult population: Thai SEEK study
    Atiporn Ingsathit
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1567-75. 2010
    ..8%. However, there were methodological concerns with these reports in terms of generalization and the accuracy of estimation. This study was, therefore, conducted to determine CKD prevalence and its risk factors in Thai adult populations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in Asian women with polycystic ovary syndrome: using the International Diabetes Federation criteria
    Sawaek Weerakiet
    Department of Ob Gyn, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Gynecol Endocrinol 23:153-60. 2007
    ..The aim of the present cross-sectional study was to determine the prevalence of MS in Asian women with PCOS using the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) criteria and to define the risk factors...
  18. pmc A clinical decision rule to aid ordering of serum and urine protein electrophoresis for case-finding of paraproteins in hospitalized inpatients
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1688-92. 2008
    ..To develop a simple clinical decision rule that could increase the yield of serum and urine protein electrophoresis (SPE/UPE) without loss of sensitivity...
  19. doi request reprint Risk prediction models of breast cancer: a systematic review of model performances
    Thunyarat Anothaisintawee
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Family Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:1-10. 2012
    ..Therefore, the new method such as net reclassification index should be considered to evaluate the improvement of the performance of a new develop model...
  20. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of pinning in supracondylar fracture of the humerus in children
    Patarawan Woratanarat
    Department of Orthopaedics and Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Orthop Trauma 26:48-53. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of lateral pinning versus cross pinning in pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures...
  21. pmc Corticosteroid and antiviral therapy for Bell's palsy: a network meta-analysis
    Pawin Numthavaj
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Neurol 11:1. 2011
    ..We therefore conducted a network meta-analysis combining direct and indirect comparisons for assessing efficacy of steroids and antiviral treatment (AVT) at 3 and 6 months...
  22. ncbi request reprint Visceral fat and insulin resistance as predictors of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
    Abhasnee Sobhonslidsuk
    Department of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    World J Gastroenterol 13:3614-8. 2007
    ..To examine whether visceral fat is associated with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), to assess for parameters associated with visceral adiposity and to investigate for factors associated with fibrotic severity in NASH...
  23. pmc Prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and low bone mineral density in elderly Thai nursing home residents
    Anuk Kruavit
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Geriatr 12:49. 2012
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and osteoporosis in elderly participants from two nursing homes in Thailand, a country located near the equator...
  24. doi request reprint Causal inference of the effect of adiposity on bone mineral density in adults
    Daruneewan Warodomwichit
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 78:694-9. 2013
    ..Using the Mendelian randomization analysis, we assessed the causality of adiposity in measurements of bone mass in adult males and females...
  25. ncbi request reprint Virological and immunological responses of efavirenz-based HAART regimen initiated in HIV-infected patients at CD4 < 100 versus CD4 > or = 100 cells/mm3
    Sasisopin Kiertiburanakul
    Division of lnfectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:1381-7. 2006
    ..To compare virological and immunological responsiveness of efavirenz (EFV)-based highly active anti retroviral therapy (HAART) between patients with baseline CD4 < 100 and CD4 > or = 100 cells/mm3...
  26. pmc Efficacy of intravesical chondroitin sulphate in treatment of interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS): Individual patient data (IPD) meta-analytical approach
    Ammarin Thakkinstian
    Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Can Urol Assoc J 7:195-200. 2013
    ..Raw data from 3 similar clinical trials were analyzed in this individual participant data (IPD) meta-analysis to define any possible efficacy of intravesical 2% chondroitin sulphate in IC/BPS...
  27. ncbi request reprint A bedside prediction-scoring model for late-onset neonatal sepsis
    Chusak Okascharoen
    Department of Pediatrics, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Perinatol 25:778-83. 2005
    ..The objective was to develop and validate a simple prediction-scoring model for LNS defined as culture-proven sepsis occurring 72 hours after birth...