Chingching Foocharoen

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Affiliation: Khon Kaen
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of add-on therapy with domperidone vs alginic acid in proton pump inhibitor partial response gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in systemic sclerosis: randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 56:214-222. 2017
  2. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of scleroderma overlap syndromes: comparisons with pure scleroderma
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 19:913-23. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Asymptomatic cardiac involvement in Thai systemic sclerosis: prevalence and clinical correlations with non-cardiac manifestations (preliminary report)
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, Rheumatology and
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 54:1616-21. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Pattern of skin thickness progression and clinical correlation in Thai scleroderma patients
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 15:e90-5. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Incidence rate and causes of infection in Thai systemic sclerosis patients
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 15:277-83. 2012
  6. pmc Erectile dysfunction is frequent in systemic sclerosis and associated with severe disease: a study of the EULAR Scleroderma Trial and Research group
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Rheumatology, Basel University, Burgfelderstrasse 101, Basel 4012, Switzerland
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R37. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy caused by azathioprine in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:1029-32. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Survival rate among Thai systemic lupus erythematosus patients in the era of aggressive treatment
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 14:353-60. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic factors of mortality and 2-year survival analysis of systemic sclerosis with pulmonary arterial hypertension in Thailand
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 14:282-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Clinical features and disease outcomes of undifferentiated arthritis in Thailand
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 14:e14-21. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of add-on therapy with domperidone vs alginic acid in proton pump inhibitor partial response gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in systemic sclerosis: randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 56:214-222. 2017
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of omeprazole in combination with domperidone vs in combination with algycon in reducing the severity and frequency of reflux symptoms of PPI partial response (PPI-PR) GERD in SSc...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of scleroderma overlap syndromes: comparisons with pure scleroderma
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 19:913-23. 2016
    ..Scleroderma with characteristics of other connective tissue diseases is called scleroderma overlap syndrome (SOV); the clinical features of which have yet to be investigated among Thai patients...
  3. doi request reprint Asymptomatic cardiac involvement in Thai systemic sclerosis: prevalence and clinical correlations with non-cardiac manifestations (preliminary report)
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, Rheumatology and
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 54:1616-21. 2015
    ..To determine the prevalence of asymptomatic cardiac involvement and its correlation with non-cardiac manifestation in Thai SSc patients...
  4. doi request reprint Pattern of skin thickness progression and clinical correlation in Thai scleroderma patients
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 15:e90-5. 2012
    ..Skin thickness progression in scleroderma (SSc) varies in daily clinical practice observation...
  5. doi request reprint Incidence rate and causes of infection in Thai systemic sclerosis patients
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 15:277-83. 2012
    ..Infection is a common cause of death in systemic sclerosis (SSc) but despite immunosuppressant therapy, there are few reports of opportunistic infection...
  6. pmc Erectile dysfunction is frequent in systemic sclerosis and associated with severe disease: a study of the EULAR Scleroderma Trial and Research group
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Rheumatology, Basel University, Burgfelderstrasse 101, Basel 4012, Switzerland
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R37. 2012
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) is common in men with systemic sclerosis (SSc) but the demographics, risk factors and treatment coverage for ED are not well known...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy caused by azathioprine in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:1029-32. 2006
    ..The brain CT showed a hypodensity lesion at both bilateral occipital lobes, mainly in the white matter The symptoms and follow-up MRI were improved after the control of hypertension and discontinuation of azathioprine...
  8. doi request reprint Survival rate among Thai systemic lupus erythematosus patients in the era of aggressive treatment
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 14:353-60. 2011
    ..The major cause of death in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is due to the disease activity itself or infection. It is uncertain whether the treatment approach during the last decade prolonged survival in SLE...
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic factors of mortality and 2-year survival analysis of systemic sclerosis with pulmonary arterial hypertension in Thailand
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 14:282-9. 2011
    ..Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a major complication and cause of death in systemic sclerosis (SSc). Our objective was to identify the predictive factors of mortality and the 2-year survival rate among Thai sufferers of PAH-SSc...
  10. doi request reprint Clinical features and disease outcomes of undifferentiated arthritis in Thailand
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 14:e14-21. 2011
    ..Undifferentiated arthritis (UA) comprises arthritis not yet identifiable as a specific rheumatic disease. Few reports exist on the natural course of UA in Thai patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Synovial fluid adenosine deaminase activity to diagnose tuberculous septic arthritis
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42:331-7. 2011
    ..001). SF-ADA levels higher than 31 U/1 were highly correlated with a diagnosis of TB arthritis, with a high sensitivity and specificity. SF-ADA may be considered as a less invasive and time-consuming diagnostic tool for TB arthritis...
  12. doi request reprint Spontaneous skin regression and predictors of skin regression in Thai scleroderma patients
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Clin Rheumatol 30:1235-40. 2011
    ..The factors suggesting a poor predictor for cutaneous manifestation were Raynaud's phenomenon, diffuse cutaneous type while early cyclophosphamide therapy might be related to a better skin outcome...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of tuberculous septic arthritis in Khon Kaen, Thailand: a 10-year retrospective study
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen Universiy, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41:1438-46. 2010
    ..Polyarticular involvement was commonly related to having disseminated tuberculosis and may indicate systemic involvement of tuberculous infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and disease outcome in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE): a study at Srinagarind Hospital
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 92:167-74. 2009
    ..During pregnancy and postpartum period, disease activity may be severe or unchanged. Disease flare during pregnancy consistently affects pregnancy outcome...
  15. pmc Spontaneous pneumothorax from cryptococcal pneumonia in systemic sclerosis: a case report
    Kwanreuthai Sripavatakul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, 40002, Thailand
    J Med Case Rep 5:309. 2011
    ..We report a case of spontaneous pneumothorax caused by cryptococcal pneumonia in a patient with systemic sclerosis with minimal sub-pleural emphysema...
  16. doi request reprint Clinical differences between Thai systemic sclerosis patients with positive versus negative anti-topoisomerase I
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 19:312-20. 2016
    ..There have been no published comparisons of the clinical characteristics of patients positive and negative for ATA in Thailand, where the positive rate for ATA is higher than among Caucasians...
  17. doi request reprint Indications for hospitalization and in-hospital mortality in Thai systemic sclerosis
    Sittichai Netwijitpan
    Division of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    Clin Rheumatol 32:361-7. 2013
    ..Prolonged LOS and hospital mortality should be warning signs in patients with shorter disease duration, presence of intestinal involvement, cardiac arrhythmia, and multiple comorbidities...
  18. doi request reprint Features and outcomes of hospitalized Thai patients with pyogenic arthritis: analysis from the nationwide hospital database
    Ajanee Mahakkanukrauh
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 16:387-91. 2013
    ..Pyogenic arthritis (PA) is still a problematic arthritic disease that requires hospitalization...
  19. doi request reprint Nailfold capillary abnormalities in erectile dysfunction of systemic sclerosis: a EUSTAR group analysis
    Andrea D Keck
    Department of Rheumatology, Basel University, Burgfelderstrasse 101, CH 4012 Basel, Switzerland
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:639-43. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to analyse an association between nailfold capillary abnormalities and the presence and severity of erectile dysfunction (ED) in men with SSc...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factor for symptomatic avascular necrosis development in Thai systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    Wichak Kunyakham
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 30:152-7. 2012
    ..Avascular necrosis (AVN) has been reported in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and most SLE patients suffer from this problem...
  21. doi request reprint Incidence of pulmonary hypertension in patients with systemic sclerosis and no pulmonary symptoms: is annual echocardiographic screening necessary?
    Chingching Foocharoen
    From the Divisions of Allergy Immunology Rheumatology and Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    J Clin Rheumatol 20:268-74. 2014
    ..Annual echocardiographic screening has been recommended for early detection of pulmonary hypertension (PHT) in systemic sclerosis (SSc) patient; however, the cost benefit for cases with no pulmonary symptoms is not well established...
  22. ncbi request reprint D-dimer and pulmonary arterial hypertension in systemic sclerosis
    Songsak Kiatchoosakun
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:2024-9. 2007
    ..The association between plasma D-dimer, a marker of thrombus formation, and pulmonary artery hypertension (PAH) in patients with systemic sclerosis is unknown...
  23. doi request reprint Admission rate and characteristics of hospitalized systemic connective tissue disorders: analysis from a nationwide Thailand healthcare database
    Chingching Foocharoen
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 16:41-6. 2013
    ..Reports of hospitalized systemic connective tissue disorders (SCNTD) are mostly disease-specific reports from institutional databases...
  24. doi request reprint Self-assessment of skin tightness severity by scleroderma patients
    Kittikorn Daungkum
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int J Rheum Dis 19:989-995. 2016
    ..Our objectives were to evaluate the correlation and agreement of skin tightness assessment between patient self-assessment and physician-assessment...
  25. doi request reprint Correlation of Glomerular Filtration Rate Between Renal Scan and Estimation Equation for Patients With Scleroderma
    Patcharawan Suebmee
    Department of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Am J Med Sci 352:166-71. 2016
    ..Renal involvement in scleroderma is life-threatening. Early detection of a deterioration of the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) is needed to preserve kidney function...
  26. doi request reprint Pericardial fluid profiles of pericardial effusion in systemic sclerosis patients
    Patipat Kitchongcharoenying
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 31:314-9. 2013
    ..Cardiac involvement is one of clinical presentations in systemic sclerosis (SSc). The pericardial fluid profile and the causes of pericardial effusion were our focus...
  27. ncbi request reprint The best criteria to diagnose metabolic syndrome in hypertensive Thai patients
    Panita Limpawattana
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Srinagarind Hospital, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 91:485-90. 2008
    ..0001, Pearson Correlation 0.58). At the cut point of BMI 23 kg/m2, we suggested the appropriate WC cut-point for Thai hypertensive men and women was 82.5 cm (32.5") and 79.5 cm (31.3"), respectively...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and predictive factors in neuropsychiatric lupus
    Piyawan Chiewthanakul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 30:55-60. 2012
    ..Neuropsychiatric lupus (NPL) can present with a wide variety of clinical manifestations secondary to major organ involvement. These are often difficult to diagnose and treat with a high mortality...
  29. doi request reprint Characteristics, treatments and outcome of psychosis in Thai SLE patients
    Pongsatorn Paholpak
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    J Psychosom Res 73:448-51. 2012
    ..To study the clinical characteristics and outcomes of psychosis and its clinical correlation with disease activity in Thai systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients...
  30. doi request reprint Aspiration of the elbow joint for treating radial head fractures
    Thanit Foocharoen
    Division of Orthopaedics, Khon Kaen Hospital, Srijan Road, Khon Kaen, Thailand, 40000
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD009949. 2014
    ..However, it is an invasive technique with the potential for complications such as infection and injury to nerves and vessels...