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The Role of Interleukin 8 and NF(nuclear factor)-kappaB in Rhinovirus-Induced Airway Inflammation

Yoon HJ, Kim MO, Sohn JW, Kim JM, Shin DH, Park SS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):104-113.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.104
BACKGROUND: Rhinovirus(RV) infections frequently trigger dyspnea and paroxysmal cough in adult patients with asthma and are the most prevalent cause of the common cold. However, the mechanisms of a RV-induced...
Role of Endogenous Histamine on the Pathogenesis in the Endotoxin-Induced Acute Lung Injury

Kim TH, Kim EK, Yoon HJ, Kim MJ, Choi JE, Oh YM, Shim TS, Lim CM, Lee SD, Kim WS, Kim DS, Kim WD, Koh Y

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):91-103.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.91
BACKGROUND: Histamine is widely distributed in the lung. It increases capillary permeability and the P-selectin expression on vascular endothelial cell surfaces. We studied the role of endogenous histamine on the...
The Role of Neutrophils and Epidermal Growth Factor Receptors in Lipopolysaccharide-Induced Mucus Hypersecretion

Bak SM, Park SY, Hur GY, Lee SH, Kim JH, Lee SY, Shin C, Shim JJ, In KH, Kang KH, Yoo SH

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):80-90.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.80
BACKGROUND: Goblet cell hyperplasia is a critical pathological feature in hypersecretory diseases of the airways. A bacterial infection of the lung is also known to induce inflammatory responses, which can...
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure during Bronchoalveolar Lavage in Patients with Severe Hypoxemia

An CH, Lim SY, Suh GY, Park GY, Park JW, Jeong SH, Lim SY, Oui M, Koh WJ, Chung MP, Kim H, Kwon OJ

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):71-79.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.71
BACKGROUND: A bronchoalveolar lavage(BAL) is useful in diagnosing the etiology of bilateral pulmonary infiltrations, but may worsen the oxygenation and clinical status in severely hypoxemic patients. This study assessed the...
Analysis of Prognostic Factors Related to Survival Time for Patients with Small Cell Lung Cancer

Kim HK, Yook DS, Shin HS, Kim ES, Lim HJ, Lim TK, Ok CH, Cho HM, Jung MH, Jang TW

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):57-70.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.57
BACKGROUND: Small cell lung cancer represents approximately 20% of all carcinomas of the lung, and is recognized as having a poor long term outcome compared to non-small cell lung cancers....
Clinical and Radiographic Characteristics of 12 Patients with Mycobacterium abscessus Pulmonary Disease

Koh WJ, Kwon OJ, Kang EH, Jeon IS, Pyun YJ, Ham HS, Suh GY, Chung MP, Kim HJ, Han DH, Kim TS, Lee KS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):45-56.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.45
BACKGROUND: Mycobacterium abscessus is the most common respiratory pathogen in rapidly growing mycobacteria and is resistant to all of the first-line antituberculosis drugs. This report describes the clinical and radiographic...
Clinical Characteristics of the Patients with Mycobacterium avium Complex Pulmonary Disease

Koh WJ, Kwon OJ, Kang EH, Jeon IS, Pyun YJ, Ham HS, Suh GY, Chung MP, Kim HJ, Han DH, Kim TS, Lee KS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):33-44.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.33
BACKGROUND: Mycobacterium avium complex(MAC) is the most common respiratory pathogen in nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease. This study described the clinical characteristics of the patients with pulmonary disease caused by MAC. MATERIALS...
Recovery Rate of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria from Acid-Fast-Bacilli Smear-Positive Sputum Specimens

Koh WJ, Kwon OJ, Yu CM, Jeon KM, Suh GY, Chung MP, Kim HJ, Han SW, Park SY, Lee NY

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):22-32.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.22
BACKGROUND: Sputum smears for acid-fast bacilli(AFB) examined microscopically is the most important diagnostic test for pulmonary tuberculosis. However, the AFB observed on the smear may represent either M. tuberculosis or...
Incidence of Osteoporosis in Patients with COPD According to Different Methods of Glucocorticoid Administration

Lee YD, Lee KH, Lee HB, Lee YC, Rhee YK

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):15-21.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.15
BACKGROUND: There are many risk factors for osteoporosis in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD). These include smoking, a low body mass index, insufficient exercise, and the use of glucocortcoids....
The National Survey of Acute Pulmonary Thromboembolism in Korea


  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2003 Jan;54(1):5-14.
  • doi: 10.4046/trd.2003.54.1.5
BACKGROUND: According to the study in ICOPER (International Cooperative Pulmonary Embolism Registry), the overall mortality rate of acute pulmonary thromboembolism (APTE) at 3 months is 17.4%. According to the study...

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