Sow Hsong Kuo

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Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Implementation of asthma guideline in Taiwan--the management in medical centers
    Sow Hsong Kuo
    Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Asthma 39:767-70. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in the mortality of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Taiwan, 1981-2002
    Lu Cheng Kuo
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:89-93. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Elevation of telomerase activity positively correlates to poor prognosis of patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Kuan Yu Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Cancer Lett 240:148-56. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of rapid shallow breathing index measured at initiation and termination of a 2-hour spontaneous breathing trial for weaning outcome in ICU patients
    Ping Hung Kuo
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    J Formos Med Assoc 105:390-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Distribution according to histologic type and outcome by gender and age group in Taiwanese patients with lung carcinoma
    Kuan Yu Chen
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer 103:2566-74. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Utility of thyroid transcription factor-1 expression in the differential diagnosis of metastatic adenocarcinoma of serous effusion specimens prepared using the cell transfer technique
    I Shiow Jan
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 105:695-700. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in asthma mortality in Taiwan, 1981-2000
    Lu Cheng Kuo
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    J Formos Med Assoc 102:534-8. 2003
  8. pmc Early achievement and maintenance of stable asthma control using initially higher-dose inhaled corticosteroids as part of combination therapy: an open-label pilot study
    Shih Lung Cheng
    Department of Internal Medicine, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Drug Des Devel Ther 7:477-84. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Fas/Fas ligand pathway is involved in the resolution of type II pneumocyte hyperplasia after acute lung injury: evidence from a rat model
    Hao Chien Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Crit Care Med 30:1528-34. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Negative expiratory pressure in the assessment of bronchodilator response: comparison of spirometry and the interrupter method
    Chia Lin Hsu
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:12-6. 2005

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Implementation of asthma guideline in Taiwan--the management in medical centers
    Sow Hsong Kuo
    Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Asthma 39:767-70. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the adherence to asthma guidelines is suboptimal for pulmonologists in the medical center. Poor adherence to asthma guidelines may be due to doctors' behavior and patients' attitudes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in the mortality of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Taiwan, 1981-2002
    Lu Cheng Kuo
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:89-93. 2005
    ..This study analyzed the trends in COPD mortality and its rank among leading causes of death in Taiwan...
  3. ncbi request reprint Elevation of telomerase activity positively correlates to poor prognosis of patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Kuan Yu Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Cancer Lett 240:148-56. 2006
    ..16, 95% CI: 1.01-1.33, P=0.032). The level of telomerase activity is positively correlated with the risk of recurrence and mortality of lung cancer. The level of telomerase activity would predict the prognosis of lung cancer patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of rapid shallow breathing index measured at initiation and termination of a 2-hour spontaneous breathing trial for weaning outcome in ICU patients
    Ping Hung Kuo
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    J Formos Med Assoc 105:390-8. 2006
    ..This study investigated the value of RSBI measured at the beginning and termination of SBT as a predictor of weaning outcome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Distribution according to histologic type and outcome by gender and age group in Taiwanese patients with lung carcinoma
    Kuan Yu Chen
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer 103:2566-74. 2005
    ..The objective of the current study was to assess the trend in the evolution of the histologic types in Taiwan and to compare the outcomes of patients with lung carcinoma between different gender and age groups...
  6. ncbi request reprint Utility of thyroid transcription factor-1 expression in the differential diagnosis of metastatic adenocarcinoma of serous effusion specimens prepared using the cell transfer technique
    I Shiow Jan
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 105:695-700. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in asthma mortality in Taiwan, 1981-2000
    Lu Cheng Kuo
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    J Formos Med Assoc 102:534-8. 2003
    ..The prevalence and mortality rates of asthma in many countries have increased in the past 2 decades. The purpose of this study was to determine the trends of asthma mortality in Taiwan from 1981 through 2000...
  8. pmc Early achievement and maintenance of stable asthma control using initially higher-dose inhaled corticosteroids as part of combination therapy: an open-label pilot study
    Shih Lung Cheng
    Department of Internal Medicine, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Drug Des Devel Ther 7:477-84. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Fas/Fas ligand pathway is involved in the resolution of type II pneumocyte hyperplasia after acute lung injury: evidence from a rat model
    Hao Chien Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Crit Care Med 30:1528-34. 2002
    ..We used a rat model of acute lung injury to evaluate the role of apoptosis of type II pneumocytes in alveolar remodeling during the resolution phase...
  10. ncbi request reprint Negative expiratory pressure in the assessment of bronchodilator response: comparison of spirometry and the interrupter method
    Chia Lin Hsu
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:12-6. 2005
    ..This study compared the value of NEP in the assessment of the bronchodilator test (BDT) with those of spirometry and the interrupter method...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and major risk factors for adult bronchial asthma in Taipei City
    I Shiow Jan
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 103:259-63. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the current 1-year and lifetime asthma prevalence rates, and to identify major risk factors for adult asthma in Taiwan...
  12. doi request reprint Budesonide/formoterol combination as a maintenance and rescue therapy: physicians' perspectives
    Kang Cheng Su
    Chest Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Asthma 46:647-51. 2009
    ..To investigate the rationale of clinicians when treating asthmatics with combined budesonide/formoterol in a single inhaler as a maintenance and rescue therapy (BFMRT)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Aberrant p53 expression correlates with expression of vascular endothelial growth factor mRNA and interleukin-8 mRNA and neoangiogenesis in non-small-cell lung cancer
    Ang Yuan
    Division of Chest Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    J Clin Oncol 20:900-10. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of inhaled nitric oxide and gabexate mesilate in lung reperfusion injury after transplantation from non-heart-beat donors
    Shi Ping Luh
    Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:251-9. 2002
    ..Using an isolated lung ventilation and perfusion model, we studied the effects of these agents on reperfusion injury following lung transplantation from NHBDs...
  15. doi request reprint The Inhaled Steroid Treatment As Regular Therapy in Early Asthma (START) study 5-year follow-up: effectiveness of early intervention with budesonide in mild persistent asthma
    William W Busse
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, J5 219 CSC, Box 2454, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:1167-74. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Asthma control in the Asia-Pacific region: the Asthma Insights and Reality in Asia-Pacific Study
    Christopher K W Lai
    Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, ROC
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 111:263-8. 2003
    ..Few data on asthma management are available for the Asia-Pacific region...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sputum bacteriology in hospitalized patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Taiwan with an emphasis on Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Sheng Hsiang Lin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei County Hospital, Taiwan
    Respirology 12:81-7. 2007
    ..Bacterial infection is one of the major causes of acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD). This study was undertaken to investigate the microbiology of AECOPD...
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of bronchoscopic assessment in esophageal cancer - clinical and survival analysis in 153 patients
    Shih Lung Cheng
    Department of Internal Medicine, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Chiao, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:168-73. 2005
    ..We evaluated the role of fiberoptic bronchoscopic examination in the stage work-up of patients with esophageal cancer and correlated the results with survival time analysis...