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A Case of Septic Azygos Vein Embolism Caused by Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia

Kang WS, Min JW, Park SJ, Lee MK, Park CS, Chung JH

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):328-331.
A Septic embolism is a type of embolism infected with bacteria containing pus. These may become dangerous if dislodged from their original location. Embolisms of this type in the azygos...
A Case of Balsalazide-Induced Limited Form of Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis with Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia-like Variant in Ulcerative Colitis

Kang SM, Jang YR, Yoon HH, Kim S, Kim EY, Ha SY, Park JW

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):323-327.
5-Aminosalicylate agents are the main therapeutic agents for ulcerative colitis. Balsalazide is a prodrug of 5-aminosalicylate and has fewer side effects than the other 5-aminosalicylate agents. Pulmonary complications resembling granulomatosis...
A Case of Capecitabine-Induced Sarcoidosis

Kang SM, Baek JY, Hwangbo B, Kim HY, Lee GK, Lee HS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):318-322.
Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease involving multiple-organs with an unknown cause. The new onset of sarcoidosis associated with therapeutic agents has been observed in 3 clinical settings; tumor necrosis factor...
Association of Bone Mineral Density with Airway Obstruction and Emphysema

Sim YS, Lee JH, Kim Y, Chang JH

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):310-317.
BACKGROUND: Airway obstruction and the extent of emphysema are reported to be responsible for reduced bone mineral density (BMD). Corresponding to different phenotypes of a pulmonary disease, different severity in...
Goodness-of-Fits of the Spirometric Reference Values for Koreans and USA Caucasians to Spirometry Data from Residents of a Region within Chungbuk Province

Eom SY, Moon SI, Yim DH, Lee CH, Kim GB, Kim YD, Kang JW, Choe KH, Kim SJ, Choi BS, Yu SD, Chang SH, Park JD, Kim H

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):302-309.
BACKGROUND: Korean regression models for spirometric reference values are different from those of Americans. Using spirometry results of Korean adults, goodness-of-fits of the Korean and the USA Caucasian regression models...
Quantitative PCR for Etiologic Diagnosis of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Pneumonia in Intensive Care Unit

Kwon SJ, Jeon T, Seo D, Na M, Choi EG, Son JW, Yoo EH, Park CG, Lee HY, Kim JO, Kim SY, Kang J

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):293-301.
BACKGROUND: Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) requires prompt and appropriate treatment. Since methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a frequent pathogen in VAP, rapid identification of it, is pivotal. Our aim was to...
Prognosis of Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis in Patients with Hematologic Diseases in Korea

Kwon JC, Kim SH, Park SH, Choi SM, Lee DG, Choi JH, Yoo JH, Kim YJ, Lee S, Kim HJ, Lee JW, Min WS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):284-292.
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to investigate therapeutic outcomes and assess factors associated with therapeutic outcomes in hematologic patients with invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA). METHODS: We analyzed all consecutive...
Impaired Expression of MAPK Is Associated with the Downregulation of TNF-alpha, IL-6, and IL-10 in Mycobacterium abscessus Lung Disease

Sim YS, Kim SY, Kim EJ, Shin SJ, Koh WJ

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):275-283.
BACKGROUND: Healthy individuals who develop nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) lung disease are likely to have specific susceptibility factors which can lead to a NTM infection. The aim of the present study...
Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy

Cho YJ

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Mar;72(3):261-274.
For decades, the standard technique for tracheostomy was the open, surgical technique. However, during the past 20 years, the use of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy has been increased and shown to...

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