Tian Yi Wu

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hemoglobin levels in Qinghai-Tibet: different effects of gender for Tibetans vs. Han
    Tianyi Wu
    High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Nanchua West Road 344, Xining, Qinghai, 810012, PR China
    J Appl Physiol 98:598-604. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Altitude illness in Qinghai–Tibet railroad passengers
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, PRC
    High Alt Med Biol 11:189-98. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Reduced incidence and severity of acute mountain sickness in Qinghai-Tibet railroad construction workers after repeated 7-month exposures despite 5-month low altitude periods
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, P R China
    High Alt Med Biol 10:221-32. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Who should not go high: chronic disease and work at altitude during construction of the Qinghai-Tibet railroad
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, P R China
    High Alt Med Biol 8:88-107. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint High-altitude gastrointestinal bleeding: an observation in Qinghai-Tibetan railroad construction workers on Mountain Tanggula
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of Ministry of Railway, High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining 810012, Qinghai Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 13:774-80. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Ataxia: an early indicator in high altitude cerebral edema
    Tianyi Wu
    The Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railway, PRC, High Altitude Medicine Research Institute, Qinghai, People s Republic of China
    High Alt Med Biol 7:275-80. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic mountain sickness on the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau
    Tian-yi Wu
    High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining 810012, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 118:161-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A Tibetan with chronic mountain sickness followed by high altitude pulmonary edema on reentry
    Tianyi Wu
    High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining, Qinghai, P R China
    High Alt Med Biol 5:190-4. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurological conditions at altitude that fall outside the usual definition of altitude sickness
    Buddha Basnyat
    Nepal International Clinic and Himalayan Rescue Association, Department of Physiology, Institute of Medicine and Patan Hospital, Kathmandi, NEPA
    High Alt Med Biol 5:171-9. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Smoking, acute mountain sickness and altitude acclimatisation: a cohort study
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Thorax 67:914-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Hemoglobin levels in Qinghai-Tibet: different effects of gender for Tibetans vs. Han
    Tianyi Wu
    High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Nanchua West Road 344, Xining, Qinghai, 810012, PR China
    J Appl Physiol 98:598-604. 2005
    ..We suggest that the Han-Tibetan ethnic difference in the effect of altitude on hemoglobin concentration depends to a large extent on gender...
  2. doi request reprint Altitude illness in Qinghai–Tibet railroad passengers
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, PRC
    High Alt Med Biol 11:189-98. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Reduced incidence and severity of acute mountain sickness in Qinghai-Tibet railroad construction workers after repeated 7-month exposures despite 5-month low altitude periods
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, P R China
    High Alt Med Biol 10:221-32. 2009
    ..In conclusion, repetitive 7-month exposures increasingly protect lowlanders against AMS, even when interspaced with 5-month periods spent at low altitude, but do not allow attaining the level of adaptation of altitude natives...
  4. ncbi request reprint Who should not go high: chronic disease and work at altitude during construction of the Qinghai-Tibet railroad
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, P R China
    High Alt Med Biol 8:88-107. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint High-altitude gastrointestinal bleeding: an observation in Qinghai-Tibetan railroad construction workers on Mountain Tanggula
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of Ministry of Railway, High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining 810012, Qinghai Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 13:774-80. 2007
    ..To investigate the gastrointestinal bleeding (GIB) in people from lowland to high altitude and in workers on Mountain Tanggula and its causes as well as treatment and prophylaxis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ataxia: an early indicator in high altitude cerebral edema
    Tianyi Wu
    The Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railway, PRC, High Altitude Medicine Research Institute, Qinghai, People s Republic of China
    High Alt Med Biol 7:275-80. 2006
    ..However, there are no detailed analyses of ataxia in HACE. This paper considers the relation between ataxia and HACE and its frequency, significance, and importance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic mountain sickness on the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau
    Tian-yi Wu
    High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining 810012, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 118:161-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A Tibetan with chronic mountain sickness followed by high altitude pulmonary edema on reentry
    Tianyi Wu
    High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining, Qinghai, P R China
    High Alt Med Biol 5:190-4. 2004
    ..In addition, strenuous exercise and high levels (to approximately 1000 ng/L) of plasma atrial natriuretic peptide may have contributed to HAPE...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurological conditions at altitude that fall outside the usual definition of altitude sickness
    Buddha Basnyat
    Nepal International Clinic and Himalayan Rescue Association, Department of Physiology, Institute of Medicine and Patan Hospital, Kathmandi, NEPA
    High Alt Med Biol 5:171-9. 2004
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Smoking, acute mountain sickness and altitude acclimatisation: a cohort study
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railroad, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Thorax 67:914-9. 2012
    ..The relationship between cigarette smoking and acute mountain sickness (AMS) is not clear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Who are more at risk for acute mountain sickness: a prospective study in Qinghai-Tibet railroad construction workers on Mt. Tanggula
    Tian Yi Wu
    Physiological Research Group of the Ministry of Railway, High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining, Qinghai 810012, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 125:1393-400. 2012
    ..Tanggula during the construction of the Qinghai-Tibet railroad. This study explored the risk factors predisposing workers to developing AMS and attempted to develop more effective ways of preventing and treating AMS...
  12. ncbi request reprint High altitude adaptation in Tibetans
    Tianyi Wu
    National Key Laboratory of High Altitude Medicine, Department of Hypoxic Physiology and Mountain Medicine, High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining, Qinghai, P. R. China
    High Alt Med Biol 7:193-208. 2006
    ..In conclusion, Tibetans indeed seem better adapted to life and work at high altitude, and this superior adaptation may very well be inborn, even though its exact genetic basis remains to be elucidated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Tibetans at extreme altitude
    Tianyi Wu
    Department of Hypoxic Physiology and Mountain Sickness, High Altitude Medical Research Institute, Xining, Qinghai, People s Republic of China
    Wilderness Environ Med 16:47-54. 2005
    ..These differences appear to represent genetic adaptations and are obviously significant for humans at extreme altitude. This paper reviews what is known about the physiologic responses of Tibetans at extreme altitudes...