Tzou Yien Lin

Summary

Affiliation: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The 1998 enterovirus 71 outbreak in Taiwan: pathogenesis and management
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S52-7. 2002
  2. pmc Seroprevalence and severity of 2009 pandemic influenza A H1N1 in Taiwan
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e24440. 2011
  3. pmc Persistence of lung inflammation and lung cytokines with high-resolution CT abnormalities during recovery from SARS
    Chun Hua Wang
    Department of Thoracic Medicine II, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respir Res 6:42. 2005
  4. pmc Inferring nonneutral evolution from contrasting patterns of polymorphisms and divergences in different protein coding regions of enterovirus 71 circulating in Taiwan during 1998-2003
    Hurng Yi Wang
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Evol Biol 10:294. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Summary of invasive pneumococcal disease burden among children in the Asia-Pacific region
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kwei Shan Hsiang, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Vaccine 28:7589-605. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Booster vaccination at 6-8 years of age with a reduced antigen content dTpa-IPV vaccine is immunogenic and safe after priming with whole-cell pertussis vaccine
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Hum Vaccin 4:50-3. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Necrotizing pneumococcal pneumonia with bronchopleural fistula among children in Taiwan
    Yu Chia Hsieh
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:740-4. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Neonatal enterovirus infections: emphasis on risk factors of severe and fatal infections
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Division of Pediatric Infecti ious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:889-94. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome of enterovirus 71 infections with or without stage-based management: 1998 to 2002
    Luan Yin Chang
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:327-32. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in school children without identifiable risk factors in northern taiwan
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:276-8. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint The 1998 enterovirus 71 outbreak in Taiwan: pathogenesis and management
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S52-7. 2002
    ..After poliovirus is eradicated, EV71 will become the most important enterovirus that affects children, and development of a vaccine may be the only effective measure against it...
  2. pmc Seroprevalence and severity of 2009 pandemic influenza A H1N1 in Taiwan
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e24440. 2011
    ..This study is to determine the seroprevalence of the pandemic influenza A H1N1 virus (pH1N1) in Taiwan before and after the 2009 pandemic, and to estimate the relative severity of pH1N1 infections among different age groups...
  3. pmc Persistence of lung inflammation and lung cytokines with high-resolution CT abnormalities during recovery from SARS
    Chun Hua Wang
    Department of Thoracic Medicine II, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respir Res 6:42. 2005
    ..Persistent high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) abnormalities occur in SARS patients up to 40 days after recovery...
  4. pmc Inferring nonneutral evolution from contrasting patterns of polymorphisms and divergences in different protein coding regions of enterovirus 71 circulating in Taiwan during 1998-2003
    Hurng Yi Wang
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Evol Biol 10:294. 2010
    ..non-structural regions, and forces driving the evolution of EV71, are still not clear...
  5. doi request reprint Summary of invasive pneumococcal disease burden among children in the Asia-Pacific region
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kwei Shan Hsiang, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Vaccine 28:7589-605. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Booster vaccination at 6-8 years of age with a reduced antigen content dTpa-IPV vaccine is immunogenic and safe after priming with whole-cell pertussis vaccine
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Hum Vaccin 4:50-3. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Necrotizing pneumococcal pneumonia with bronchopleural fistula among children in Taiwan
    Yu Chia Hsieh
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:740-4. 2011
    ..Histopathologic features of children receiving surgical resections of the lung because of BPF were analyzed to explore the pathogenesis of destructive lung disease caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neonatal enterovirus infections: emphasis on risk factors of severe and fatal infections
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Division of Pediatric Infecti ious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:889-94. 2003
    ..Neonatal enterovirus infections have diverse manifestations, from asymptomatic to fatal. An understanding of the risk factors associated with severe cases might help to reduce enterovirus-related morbidity and mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome of enterovirus 71 infections with or without stage-based management: 1998 to 2002
    Luan Yin Chang
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:327-32. 2004
    ..In Taiwan in 1998 almost all the EV71 patients with cardiopulmonary failure died. To improve clinical outcome of EV71 patients, we developed a stage-based management program in 2000...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in school children without identifiable risk factors in northern taiwan
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:276-8. 2005
    ..One common genotype accounted for most isolates from the school children and from the HCWs. Based on genotyping, MRSA strains circulating in the community in Taiwan were similar to the hospital strains...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transmission and clinical features of enterovirus 71 infections in household contacts in Taiwan
    Luan Yin Chang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kweishan, Taiwan
    JAMA 291:222-7. 2004
    ..Although enterovirus 71 has caused epidemics associated with significant morbidity and mortality, its transmission has not been thoroughly investigated...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of clinical features between coxsackievirus A2 and enterovirus 71 during the enterovirus outbreak in Taiwan, 2008: a children's hospital experience
    Shih Perng Chen
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 43:99-104. 2010
    ..In this study, we compared Cox A2 with enterovirus 71 (EV71) in terms of clinical manifestation and epidemiology during the 2008 enterovirus outbreak in Taiwan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant non-typhoid Salmonella infections in a medical center
    Chien Yu Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Provincial Tao Yuan Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 35:78-84. 2002
    ..choleraesuis found in this study indicate the importance of judicious use of antimicrobial agents in both humans and animals to reduce the selection and spread of resistant strains...
  14. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization and its association with infection among infants hospitalized in neonatal intensive care units
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Shin St, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 118:469-74. 2006
    ..We conducted this study to assess the rate of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization and its association with infection among infants hospitalized in methicillin-resistant S aureus-endemic NICUs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Safety and immunogenicity of a diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis-inactivated poliovirus vaccine/Haemophilus influenzae type B combination vaccine administered to Taiwanese infants at 2, 4, and 6 months of age
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taipei
    Chang Gung Med J 26:315-22. 2003
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and genotyping analysis of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in Taiwanese children
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Shin Street, 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:40-5. 2005
    ..To evaluate the clinical features and genotyping analysis of CA-MRSA in children in Taiwan, we conducted this study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Status of cellular rather than humoral immunity is correlated with clinical outcome of enterovirus 71
    Luan Yin Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Pediatr Res 60:466-71. 2006
    ..Their titers of EV71 neutralizing antibodies demonstrated no difference among cases. These results suggest lower EV71-specific cellular response may be associated with immunopathogenesis of EV71-related pulmonary edema...
  18. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Taiwan before and after the introduction of a conjugate vaccine
    Chen Yen Kuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kwei Shan Hsiang, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Vaccine 29:5171-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of the vaccination, we conducted an active, prospective, large-scale, long-term, and multicenter study to assess the prevalence of nasopharyngeal Streptococcus pneumoniae carriage in Taiwanese children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of respiratory viral infections among pediatric outpatients in northern Taiwan
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Clin Virol 30:81-5. 2004
    ..Viruses are a frequent cause of upper respiratory tract infections in children. Like Taiwan, there were few virological surveillance systems for respiratory viral infections among children in developing countries...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of nosocomial infections by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in neonatal intensive care units
    Shun Chiu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Acta Paediatr 94:1644-9. 2005
    ....
  21. pmc Molecular epidemiology and clinical manifestations of viral gastroenteritis in hospitalized pediatric patients in Northern Taiwan
    Shih Yen Chen
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2054-7. 2007
    ..Higher disease severity was found for AGE caused by multiple viruses and by rotavirus alone. The majority of rotaviruses isolated from 2004 to 2006 belonged to genotypes G1 (20.4%), G2 (16.5%), G3 (27.2%), and G9 (21.4%)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nontyphoidal Salmonella bacteremia in previously healthy children: analysis of 199 episodes
    Ming Han Tsai
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:909-13. 2007
    ..Nontyphoidal Salmonella (NTS) bacteremia is not rare in otherwise healthy children in Taiwan. Few studies described the clinical manifestations and outcomes of NTS bacteremia in previously healthy children...
  23. ncbi request reprint Responses of IgM for enterovirus 71 infection
    Kuo Chien Tsao
    School of Medical Technology, Chang Gung University, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    J Med Virol 68:574-80. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that detection of specific IgM by the use of enzyme linked-immunosorbent assay is a rapid and valuable way for the diagnosis of enterovirus 71 infection...
  24. ncbi request reprint One-year post-primary antibody persistence and booster immune response to a fully liquid five-component acellular pertussis, diphtheria, tetanus, inactivated poliomyelitis, Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medicine, Taoyuan, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Infect Dis 11:488-95. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of Acinetobacter baumannii bacteremia in a neonatal intensive care unit: clinical implications and genotyping analysis
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Taipei Branch, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:1105-9. 2002
    ..Outbreaks of sepsis associated with have been rarely reported in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). We describe such an outbreak in a NICU, and the results of molecular epidemiologic investigations are presented...
  26. ncbi request reprint The impact of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on risk factors for Streptococcus pneumoniae carriage in children
    Yu Chia Hsieh
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:e163-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate whether the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) alters common risk factors of nasopharyngeal carriage by Streptococcus pneumoniae in children...
  27. ncbi request reprint Determining the significance of coagulase-negative staphylococci identified in cultures of paired blood specimens from neonates by species identification and strain clonality
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:70-3. 2006
    ..Isolation of CoNS in cultures of 2 blood samples obtained simultaneously from separate sites in neonates usually represents true infection...
  28. doi request reprint HLA-A33 is associated with susceptibility to enterovirus 71 infection
    Luan Yin Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, No 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei 10016, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 122:1271-6. 2008
    ..In this study, host genetic factors were investigated to link susceptibility to and clinical severity of enterovirus 71 infections...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with pneumococcal pneumonia in Taiwan
    Yu Hsuan Huang
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, 5, Fu Hsin Street, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur J Pediatr 165:332-5. 2006
    ..The long-term prognosis for recovery of renal function appears to be good in these patients in northern Taiwan...
  30. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and molecular characteristics of invasive community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in Taiwanese children
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:287-93. 2007
    ..Surgical interventions were often required, and a prolonged course of antibiotic therapy was needed. A multiresistant CA-MRSA clone characterized as ST59 was identified from these children in Taiwan...
  31. pmc Increasing ceftriaxone resistance and multiple alterations of penicillin-binding proteins among penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Taiwan
    Cheng Hsun Chiu
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3404-6. 2007
    ..Seven amino acid alterations in the penicillin-binding protein 2B transpeptidase-encoding region specifically contributed to the resistance...
  32. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus gastroenteritis associated with afebrile convulsion in children: clinical analysis of 40 cases
    Jeng Juh Hung
    Division of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 199, Tun Hua North Road, Taipei 105, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 26:654-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical manifestations and outcomes of hospitalized children with afebrile seizures following rotavirus gastroenteritis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Acute hematogenous osteomyelitis and septic arthritis in children
    Hui Chin Kao
    Department of Pediatrics, Li Shin Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 36:260-5. 2003
    ..aureus as a cause of bone and joint infections has been increasing. Serum bactericidal titer is valuable for the management of patients receiving sequential therapy for acute hematogenous osteomyelitis and septic arthritis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Salmonella enterica serotype Choleraesuis infection in a medical center in northern Taiwan
    Shun Chiu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan 333, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 37:99-102. 2004
    ..In view of the emergence of fluoroquinolone resistance, the third-generation cephalosporins appear to be the best choice for treatment of invasive infections caused by this organism...
  35. doi request reprint Epidemiology of acute otitis media among young children: a multiple database study in Taiwan
    Pei Ju Ting
    Department of Pediatrics, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 45:453-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the epidemiology of AOM among young children in Taiwan, including the age incidence and seasonality by combining multiple databases...
  36. doi request reprint Genetic characterization of enterovirus 71 isolated from patients with severe disease by comparative analysis of complete genomes
    Shih Cheng Chang
    Research Center for Emerging Viral Infections, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Med Virol 84:931-9. 2012
    ..Further studies of EV71 pathogenesis should examine the significance of genomic diversity and the effects of multiple mutations in a viral population...
  37. doi request reprint National survey of invasive pneumococcal diseases in Taiwan under partial PCV7 vaccination in 2007: emergence of serotype 19A with high invasive potential
    Yu Chia Hsieh
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Vaccine 27:5513-8. 2009
    ..7% of cases in children aged <2 years. Among patients aged >or=65 years, the 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine covered 70.4% of cases. In the future, a broader pneumococcal vaccine is needed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors of enterovirus 71 infection and associated hand, foot, and mouth disease/herpangina in children during an epidemic in Taiwan
    Luan Yin Chang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 109:e88. 2002
    ..We measured EV71 seroprevalence rates before and after the epidemic and investigated risk factors associated with EV71 infection and illness...
  39. ncbi request reprint Comparison of virulence variations on MDCK monolayers by Escherichia coli isolated from acute lobar nephronia and acute pyelonephritis
    Chi Hui Cheng
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    New Microbiol 34:65-72. 2011
    ..Henceforth, the ability to adhere to and produce cytotoxicity against uroepithelial cells appears a prerequisite factor for E. coli to cause more severe bacterial kidney infection, such as ALN...
  40. ncbi request reprint Nasal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy children and adults in northern Taiwan
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:265-9. 2007
    ..The isolates from the children attending the CCC had a significantly higher penicillin-nonsusceptible rate than those from the pupils and adolescents. Transmission of the same clone in a single class may have frequently occurred...
  41. ncbi request reprint Nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in contacts of an adolescent with community-acquired disseminated disease
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:919-22. 2004
    ....
  42. pmc Group B streptococcal disease in nonpregnant patients: emergence of highly resistant strains of serotype Ib in Taiwan in 2006 to 2008
    Ying Hsiang Wang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2571-4. 2010
    ..Serotype Ib isolates (24.6%) were the second most prevalent serotype, next to serotype V (29.4%), and showed the highest resistance rates to erythromycin (91.0%) and clindamycin (82.1%)...
  43. doi request reprint Sequence types and antimicrobial susceptibility of invasive streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from a region with high antibiotic selective pressure and suboptimal vaccine coverage
    Rajendra Prasad Janapatla
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:467-9. 2010
    ..Antimicrobial nonsusceptibility was common in the predominant STs of serotypes 14, 19A, 19F, and 23F...
  44. doi request reprint Clinical and genetic characterization of severe influenza B-associated diseases during an outbreak in Taiwan
    Wen Chen Li
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Virol 42:45-51. 2008
    ..Mismatches between circulating and vaccine strains of influenza virus had been observed in Taiwan. A comprehensive clinical and genetic analysis of influenza B viruses-associated important diseases was lacking...
  45. doi request reprint Immunogenicity and safety of 10-valent pneumococcal non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae protein D-conjugate vaccine (PHiD-CV) co-administered with routine childhood vaccines in Taiwan
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 111:495-503. 2012
    ..The immunogenicity and safety of the 10-valent pneumococcal nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae (H. Influenzae) protein D conjugate vaccine (PHiD-CV), co-administered with routine childhood vaccines, were assessed in Taiwanese infants...
  46. ncbi request reprint The emergence in Taiwan of fluoroquinolone resistance in Salmonella enterica serotype choleraesuis
    Cheng Hsun Chiu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    N Engl J Med 346:413-9. 2002
    ..Because fluoroquinolones are the drug of choice for the treatment of severe salmonella infections, the emergence and dissemination of fluoroquinolone-resistant S. enterica serotype choleraesuis have clinical consequences...
  47. doi request reprint Enterovirus 71 in Taiwan, 2004-2006: epidemiological and virological features
    Kuan Ying Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Scand J Infect Dis 40:571-4. 2008
    ..No obvious phylogenetically distinct clones or clusters were found related to varying degrees of disease severity or clinical manifestations...
  48. ncbi request reprint Clinical observation of meningitis caused by penicillin-susceptible and -non-susceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae in Taiwanese children
    Shih Hsiang Chen
    Division of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Ann Trop Paediatr 26:181-5. 2006
    ..To compare differences between clinical features and outcome in bacterial meningitis caused by penicillin-susceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae (PSSP) with that caused by penicillin-non-susceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae (PNSP)...
  49. pmc Changing molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream isolates from a teaching hospital in Northern Taiwan
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatrics Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 44:2268-70. 2006
    ..The changing epidemiology is due to the introduction of a new epidemic clone (sequence type 5) and a local community clone (sequence type 59) of MRSA into the hospital...
  50. ncbi request reprint Immunogenicity and reactogenicity of a reduced-antigen-content diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis vaccine in healthy Taiwanese children and adolescents
    Li Min Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Adolesc Health 37:517. 2005
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of myoclonic jerk in children with enterovirus infection
    Hsiao Kuo Lu
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 37:82-7. 2004
    ..95 and 0.99, respectively. This study demonstrated that myoclonic jerk and EV71 infection are both independently associated with more severe disease and higher incidence of neurologic sequelae...
  52. doi request reprint Comparison of extended virulence genotypes for bacteria isolated from pediatric patients with urosepsis, acute pyelonephritis, and acute lobar nephronia
    Chi Hui Cheng
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:736-40. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to explore and differentiate bacterial virulence factors associated with urosepsis and 2 other severe parenchymal infections, acute pyelonephritis (APN) and acute lobar nephronia (ALN), in pediatric patients...
  53. ncbi request reprint Poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis with pulmonary edema presenting as respiratory distress
    Chih Yung Chiu
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:1237-40. 2004
    ..Prompt diagnosis and early therapy of PSGNmay avoid mortality and unnecessary therapeutic intervention...
  54. ncbi request reprint Clinical manifestations and laboratory assessment in an enterovirus 71 outbreak in southern Taiwan
    Chung Chen Li
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:104-9. 2002
    ..Viremia was detectable using RT-PCR in 20% of cases (3/15), whereas no virus was isolated from culture or detected by RT-PCR in cerebrospinal fluid...
  55. doi request reprint Antibiotic resistance patterns of community-acquired urinary tract infections in children with vesicoureteral reflux receiving prophylactic antibiotic therapy
    Chi Hui Cheng
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, and Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 122:1212-7. 2008
    ..The goal was to examine bacterial antimicrobial resistance of recurrent urinary tract infections in children receiving antibiotic prophylaxis because of primary vesicoureteral reflux...
  56. pmc Shanghai fever: a distinct Pseudomonas aeruginosa enteric disease
    Chih Hsien Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Gut 63:736-43. 2014
    ..Shanghai fever, a community-acquired enteric illness associated with sepsis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa, was first described in 1918. The understanding of Shanghai fever is incomplete...
  57. pmc Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization among Taiwanese children in 2005 and 2006
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linko, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3992-5. 2007
    ..We concluded that between 2005 and 2006, 7.3% of healthy Taiwanese children were colonized by MRSA in nares. MRSA harbored in healthy children indicates an accelerated spread in the community...
  58. doi request reprint Estimates of individuals exposed to human metapneumovirus in a community-based Taiwanese population in 1999
    Chung Guei Huang
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Arch Virol 155:343-50. 2010
    ..In addition, our findings suggest that preschool children in particular would benefit from vaccination against hMPV...
  59. ncbi request reprint Experience with linezolid therapy in children with osteoarticular infections
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:985-8. 2007
    ..The clinical efficacy of this drug has not been previously evaluated for Gram-positive osteoarticular infections in children...
  60. ncbi request reprint Nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in household contacts of children with community-acquired diseases in Taiwan
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:1066-8. 2007
    ..aureus infection and 30 (25%) of 121 household contacts. By genotyping comparison, 94% and 64% of the colonization isolates from the patients and the contacts, respectively, were indistinguishable from the clinical isolates...
  61. ncbi request reprint Molecular surveillance of clinical methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in neonatal intensive care units
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:157-60. 2005
    ..aureus clinical isolates. The objective of this study was to assess the relatedness of these MRSA strains...
  62. ncbi request reprint Severe adenovirus infection in children
    Y u Y u Chuang
    Department of Pediatrics, St Mary s Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 36:37-40. 2003
    ..Rapid progression of the clinical course despite antibiotic therapy and the presence of unusual extrapulmonary symptoms are important clinical clues in the diagnosis of severe adenoviral infection...
  63. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in neonatal intensive care units: genotyping analysis and case-control study
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Acta Paediatr Taiwan 46:156-60. 2005
    ..8 (95% CI 2.95-145.4, p =.002). Conclusively, two major clones of MRSA prevailed in our NICUs, and the presence of skin infection at onset was the risk factor for the acquisition of MRSA bacteremia in these infants...
  64. ncbi request reprint Clinical responses of patients with Kawasaki disease to different brands of intravenous immunoglobulin
    Ming Han Tsai
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Division of Taipei Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Pediatr 148:38-43. 2006
    ..To determine whether different brands of intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) administered to children with Kawasaki disease (KD) result in different outcomes...
  65. ncbi request reprint Serotype-specific detection of enterovirus 71 in clinical specimens by DNA microchip array
    Shin Ru Shih
    School of Medical Technology, Chang Gung University, 259 Wen Hua 1st Road, Kwei Shan, Tao Yuan 333, Taiwan, ROC
    J Virol Methods 111:55-60. 2003
    ..9%. The enterovirus 71-microchip can detect the amplicon derived from viral RNA corresponding to 1-10 virions in a clinical specimen. Microchip array is a potential diagnostic method for identification of enterovirus in the future...
  66. doi request reprint Etiology of community-acquired pneumonia in hospitalized children in northern Taiwan
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:e196-201. 2012
    ..There has been no comprehensive study of the etiology of childhood community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), either in the pre- or postpneumococcal conjugate vaccine era, in Taiwan...
  67. pmc Amino acids transitioning of 2009 H1N1pdm in Taiwan from 2009 to 2011
    Guang Wu Chen
    Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 7:e45946. 2012
    ....
  68. pmc Molecular epidemiology of clinical isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Taiwan
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 42:307-10. 2004
    ..The other 26 types (30 type-subtypes) were minor. We conclude that the majority of MRSA clinical isolates shared a common PFGE pattern, indicating the presence of a single, epidemic MRSA clone prevailing in major hospitals in Taiwan...
  69. ncbi request reprint Comparison of urovirulence factors and genotypes for bacteria causing acute lobar nephronia and acute pyelonephritis
    Chi Hui Cheng
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:228-32. 2007
    ..This prospective study was conducted to elucidate and distinguish the bacterial virulence factors associated with ALN and acute pyelonephritis (APN) in pediatric patients...
  70. doi request reprint Renal abscess in children: a 10-year clinical and radiologic experience in a tertiary medical center
    Chi Hui Cheng
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:1025-7. 2008
    ..Experiences gained from this 10-year study on patients with CT-proved diagnosis include the varied clinical presentations and use of sonographic-marked nephromegaly and focal mass as indications for further CT diagnosis...
  71. doi request reprint Clinical features of echovirus 6 and 9 infections in children
    Hao Yuan Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Virol 49:175-9. 2010
    ..Clinical features of echovirus 6 and 9 infections in children have not been comprehensively evaluated, particularly for sporadic cases...
  72. ncbi request reprint Viral load in blood is correlated with disease severity of neonatal coxsackievirus B3 infection: early diagnosis and predicting disease severity is possible in severe neonatal enterovirus infection
    Meng Hsiu Yen
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 44:e78-81. 2007
    ..Timely diagnosis is possible in severe neonatal enterovirus infection...
  73. pmc Factors associated with nasal colonization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among healthy children in Taiwan
    Chih Jung Chen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 49:131-7. 2011
    ..The carriage rate varied significantly across different demographical features. Crowding was an independent environmental risk factor that might accelerate CA-MRSA transmission in the community...
  74. pmc Molecular analysis of repeated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in children
    Chih Jung Chen
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 5:e14431. 2010
    ..The study aimed to define the genetic relatedness of MRSA isolates from children with repeated infections...
  75. pmc Comparative genomic analysis of coxsackievirus A6 strains of different clinical disease entities
    Yi Jen Chen
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e52432. 2012
    ..In Taiwan, outbreaks of CVA6 occurred in 2009 and 2010, respectively, but the clinical manifestations were markedly different. We conducted a study to compare the clinical features and genomic sequence between the two years...
  76. doi request reprint Recognition of mechanisms involved in bile resistance important to halting antimicrobial resistance in nontyphoidal Salmonella
    Ming Han Tsai
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 40:151-7. 2012
    ..Addition of an efflux pump inhibitor to fluoroquinolones may be an effective strategy to deal with the increasing resistance in NTS...
  77. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis, and Alloiococcus otitidis in young children in the era of pneumococcal immunization, Taiwan
    Rajendra Prasad Janapatla
    Molecular Infectious Diseases Research Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
    Scand J Infect Dis 43:937-42. 2011
    ..Due to low PCV7 coverage in Taiwan, the carriage of vaccine and non-vaccine serotypes of S. pneumoniae in children remains common...
  78. doi request reprint Mechanism by which ma-xing-shi-gan-tang inhibits the entry of influenza virus
    Chung Fan Hsieh
    Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
    J Ethnopharmacol 143:57-67. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined the antiviral effects of MXSGT in influenza-virus-infected MDCK cells and their underlying mechanisms, including the damage of the viral surface ultrastructure and the consequent inhibition of viral entry...
  79. doi request reprint Clinical manifestations of a cluster of rotavirus infection in young infants hospitalized in neonatal care units
    I Chen Tai
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 45:15-21. 2012
    ..To define the clinical manifestations of rotavirus (RV) infection in neonates and young infants hospitalized in neonatal care units, which are rarely reported...
  80. pmc Successful control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in endemic neonatal intensive care units--a 7-year campaign
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e23001. 2011
    ..Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is among the most important nosocomial pathogens in the intensive care unit (ICU) worldwide, including Taiwan. Since 1997, our neonatal ICUs (NICUs) had become endemic for MRSA...
  81. ncbi request reprint A cluster of adenovirus serotype 3 infections in children in northern Taiwan: clinical features and laboratory findings
    Chien Hui Lin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:302-9. 2007
    ..To define clinical manifestations and laboratory findings of adenovirus serotype 3 infections in children...
  82. ncbi request reprint Bronchiolitis obliterans in children: clinical presentation, therapy and long-term follow-up
    Chih Yung Chiu
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:129-33. 2008
    ..To delineate the predisposing factors, clinical, radiological features and outcomes of bronchiolitis obliterans (BO) in children for minimising morbidity and mortality...
  83. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of human papillomavirus types 16 and 18 in the general population in Taiwan: implication for optimal age of human papillomavirus vaccination
    Chih Jung Chen
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 5, Fu Shin Street, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Virol 38:126-30. 2007
    ..The optimal age for administration of recently approved prophylactic human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines remains undetermined...
  84. doi request reprint Imipenem heteroresistance induced by imipenem in multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii: mechanism and clinical implications
    Hao Yuan Lee
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 37:302-8. 2011
    ..Physicians should weigh the benefits and risks of each carbapenem-based treatment in managing carbapenem-susceptible MDR-AB infection...
  85. ncbi request reprint Nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease in an immunocompetent adolescent
    Kin Sun Wong
    Department of Pediatric Respiratory Therapy, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Hsin Street, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Respir Care 53:908-11. 2008
    ..kansasii. Treating Mycobacterium in an immunocompetent child requires multiple antimycobacterial drugs, including isoniazid, rifampicin, and ethambutol for at least 12 months after negative sputum culture...
  86. doi request reprint Host and microbiologic factors associated with mortality in Taiwanese children with invasive pneumococcal diseases, 2001 to 2006
    Chih Jung Chen
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:194-200. 2009
    ..1; 95% CI, 1.4-47.3), which are the independent predictors for fatality. This finding highlighted the importance of immunization of disadvantaged children, targeting drug-resistant pneumococci...
  87. ncbi request reprint A fully liquid diphtheria-tetanus-five component acellular pertussis-inactivated poliomyelitis--Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine: immunogenicity and safety of primary vaccination in Taiwanese infants
    Tzou Yien Lin
    Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Infect Dis 11:129-36. 2007
    ....
  88. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of SARS Coronavirus Among Residents Near a Hospital with a Nosocomial Outbreak
    Ming Han Tsai
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, and Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 107:885-91. 2008
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Effective duration of antimicrobial therapy for the treatment of acute lobar nephronia
    Chi Hui Cheng
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 117:e84-9. 2006
    ..The goal of this prospective study was to compare the treatment efficacy for pediatric patients who had ALN with a 3- vs 2-week intravenous plus oral antimicrobial-therapy regimen...
  90. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired Pseudomonas aeruginosa sepsis in previously healthy infants and children: analysis of forty-three episodes
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:1049-52. 2002
    ..Fewer than 50 cases of community-acquired sepsis associated with P. aeruginosa in previously healthy infants and children have been reported in English language literature...
  91. doi request reprint Clinical and epidemiologic features of Coxsackievirus A6 infection in children in northern Taiwan between 2004 and 2009
    Shih Hsuan Lo
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Medical Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 44:252-7. 2011
    ..This study is to define clinical manifestations and laboratory findings of Cox A6 infection in children...
  92. doi request reprint Chinese patients with defective IL-12/23-interferon-gamma circuit in Taiwan: partial dominant interferon-gamma receptor 1 mutation presenting as cutaneous granuloma and IL-12 receptor beta1 mutation as pneumatocele
    Wen I Lee
    Primary Immunodeficiency Care and Research PICAR Institute, Chang Gung Memory and Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 29:238-45. 2009
    ..However, patients with defective IL-12/23-interferon-gamma circuit rather than CGD are not recognized in Taiwan, endemic for tuberculosis and salmonella...
  93. doi request reprint Is acute lobar nephronia the midpoint in the spectrum of upper urinary tract infections between acute pyelonephritis and renal abscess?
    Chi Hui Cheng
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pediatr 156:82-6. 2010
    ..To examine acute lobar nephronia (ALN) in the spectrum of upper urinary tract infections between acute pyelonephritis (APN) and renal abscess...
  94. ncbi request reprint Toxic shock syndrome in children: epidemiology, pathogenesis, and management
    Yu Yu Chuang
    Department of Pediatrics, St Mary s Hospital, Lotung, Taiwan
    Paediatr Drugs 7:11-25. 2005
    ..An adjuvant therapeutic strategy may include agents that can block superantigens, such as intravenous immunoglobulin that contains superantigen neutralizing antibodies...
  95. doi request reprint Change in the molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections in Taiwan
    Chih Jung Chen
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 65:199-201. 2009
    ..Multiresistance might be one of the characteristics that could have contributed to its quick adaptation to hospital environments...
  96. ncbi request reprint Influenza A-associated central nervous system dysfunction in children presenting as transient visual hallucination
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:366-8. 2003
    ..Within 8 days all five children were discharged in stable condition. Influenza A-associated central nervous system dysfunction may be more common than previously recognized, and the prognosis is not necessarily poor...
  97. ncbi request reprint A multiplex polymerase chain reaction method for rapid identification of Citrobacter freundii and Salmonella species, including Salmonella Typhi
    Chia Ling Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:222-6. 2007
    ..We devised a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method that simultaneously uses three pairs of specific primers to detect inv, spv, and via genes of Salmonella...
  98. ncbi request reprint Salmonella enterica serotype Choleraesuis infections in pediatric patients
    Cheng Hsun Chiu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 117:e1193-6. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to delineate the clinical and microbiologic features of pediatric patients with Salmonella Choleraesuis infections...
  99. doi request reprint Prolonged fecal shedding of CTX-M-15-producing Escherichia coli and recurrent sepsis in a patient after cord blood stem-cell transplantation
    Kuan Ying Huang
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang GongChildren s Hospital, Taiwan
    Scand J Infect Dis 41:224-7. 2009
    ..The bla(CTX-M-15) is carried by a large plasmid of approximately 130 kb in size. The prolonged shedding of the highly resistant E. coli posed a great challenge to infection control and public health...
  100. doi request reprint Norovirus infection as a cause of diarrhea-associated benign infantile seizures
    Shih Yen Chen
    Divisions of 1Pediatric Gastroenterology, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 48:849-55. 2009
    ....
  101. doi request reprint Influenza-associated central nervous system dysfunction in Taiwanese children: clinical characteristics and outcomes with and without administration of oseltamivir
    Yhu Chering Huang
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kweishan, Taoyan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:647-8. 2009
    ..Seventeen children received oseltamivir therapy after admission and no significant difference between administration of oseltamivir and outcome was observed (P = 0.1512 by Fisher exact test)...