Shing Shing Yeh

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatment of geriatric cachexia: evidence and safety in perspective
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Northport VAMC, Geriatric Division, Northport, NY 11768, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:363-77. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The correlation of cytokine levels with body weight after megestrol acetate treatment in geriatric patients
    S S Yeh
    Department of Medicine, VA Medical Center at Northport, New York 11768, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M48-54. 2001
  3. pmc Megestrol acetate in cachexia and anorexia
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Northport VAMC, Geriatric Division, Northport, NY 11768, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 1:411-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for osteoporosis in a subgroup of elderly men in a Veterans Administration nursing home
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Administration Medical Center Northport, 11768, USA
    J Investig Med 50:452-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors relating blood markers of inflammation and nutritional status to survival in cachectic geriatric patients in a randomized clinical trial
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Geriatric Division, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, New York 11768, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1708-12. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Report of a pilot, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of megestrol acetate in elderly dialysis patients with cachexia
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Geriatric Division, Department of Medicine, Northport Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Northport, New York 11768, USA
    J Ren Nutr 20:52-62. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Reversal of COPD-associated weight loss using the anabolic agent oxandrolone
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, NY, USA
    Chest 122:421-8. 2002
  8. doi request reprint The cytokine basis of cachexia and its treatment: are they ready for prime time?
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Northport VAMC, Geriatric Division, Northport, NY, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:219-36. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the quality of informed consent
    Jeremy Sugarman
    Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Trials 2:34-41. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship between body composition and cytokines in cachectic patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Shing Shing Yeh
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:890-1. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatment of geriatric cachexia: evidence and safety in perspective
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Northport VAMC, Geriatric Division, Northport, NY 11768, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:363-77. 2007
    ..This review looks at the evidence in relation to the benefits and risks of these medications and discusses what we know about their use in the geriatric population...
  2. ncbi request reprint The correlation of cytokine levels with body weight after megestrol acetate treatment in geriatric patients
    S S Yeh
    Department of Medicine, VA Medical Center at Northport, New York 11768, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M48-54. 2001
    ..This study evaluates the correlation between changes in cytokine (or their receptor) levels and weight following MA treatment in geriatric weight-loss patients...
  3. pmc Megestrol acetate in cachexia and anorexia
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Northport VAMC, Geriatric Division, Northport, NY 11768, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 1:411-6. 2006
    ..A review of general usage and potential side-effects are discussed. A theory that the newly approved nanocrystal formation of MA can better deliver this potent medication for treatment will also be reviewed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for osteoporosis in a subgroup of elderly men in a Veterans Administration nursing home
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Administration Medical Center Northport, 11768, USA
    J Investig Med 50:452-7. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the specific incidence and major risk factors for osteoporosis in those at high risk for falling in a Veterans Administration nursing home that included a high proportion of psychiatric patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors relating blood markers of inflammation and nutritional status to survival in cachectic geriatric patients in a randomized clinical trial
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Geriatric Division, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, New York 11768, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1708-12. 2004
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Report of a pilot, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of megestrol acetate in elderly dialysis patients with cachexia
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Geriatric Division, Department of Medicine, Northport Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Northport, New York 11768, USA
    J Ren Nutr 20:52-62. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Reversal of COPD-associated weight loss using the anabolic agent oxandrolone
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, NY, USA
    Chest 122:421-8. 2002
    ..Weight restoration has been associated with improved outcomes. The effects of oxandrolone, an adjunct to help restore weight, were evaluated in patients with COPD...
  8. doi request reprint The cytokine basis of cachexia and its treatment: are they ready for prime time?
    Shing Shing Yeh
    Northport VAMC, Geriatric Division, Northport, NY, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:219-36. 2008
    ..We also review the different treatments that have been explored, as well as the recent literature addressing the use of anti-cytokine therapy to treat cachexia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the quality of informed consent
    Jeremy Sugarman
    Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Trials 2:34-41. 2005
    ..Having such means will be important to monitoring consent and testing potential improvements in the consent process...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship between body composition and cytokines in cachectic patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Shing Shing Yeh
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:890-1. 2003