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A Case of Peritoneal Tuberculosis Developed after Infliximab Therapy for Refractory RA

Min JY, Bang SY, Min SY, Lee DS, Kim BS, Kim JE, Lee ES, Pyo JY, Sohn JW, Kim TH, Lee HS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Oct;73(4):234-238.
Recently, interferon gamma releasing assay has been recommended to compensate the tuberculin skin test (TST) for screening for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI). Although it improved the detection of LTBI before...
A Case of Acute Pulmonary Thromboembolism after Taking Tadalafil

Lee J, Kwon JH, Lee CH, Lee SM, Yim JJ, Yoo CG, Kim YW, Han SK, Park YS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Oct;73(4):231-233.
Tadalafil is a phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor (PDE5I), which is widely used to treat erectile dysfunction. Although PDE5Is have excellent safety profiles, and most of the side effects are mild, rare serious...
Prognostic Factors of Patients Requiring Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation in a Medical Intensive Care Unit of Korea

Kim MH, Cho WH, Lee K, Kim KU, Jeon DS, Park HK, Kim YS, Lee MK, Park SK

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Oct;73(4):224-230.
BACKGROUND: We evaluated the clinical outcomes and prognostic factors of patients requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation (PMV), defined as ventilator care for > or =21 days, who were admitted to the...
Prevalence of Latent Tuberculosis Infection among Medical Students in South Korea

Jung DH, Jo KW, Shim TS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Oct;73(4):219-223.
BACKGROUND: We investigated the prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) among medical students in South Korea. METHODS: Students from one medical school, who were in second- or third-year classes before clerkship...
Urine Cotinine for Assessing Tobacco Smoke Exposure in Korean: Analysis of the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (KNHANES)

Jung S, Lee IS, Kim SB, Moon CS, Jung JY, Kang YA, Park MS, Kim YS, Kim SK, Chang J, Kim EY

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Oct;73(4):210-218.
BACKGROUND: The level of urine cotinine is an indicator of tobacco smoke exposure. The purpose of this study is to investigate urine cotinine for the purpose of assessing the smoking...
Effect of Chrysin on Gene Expression and Production of MUC5AC Mucin from Cultured Airway Epithelial Cells

Shin HD, Lee HJ, Sikder MA, Park SH, Ryu J, Hong JH, Kim JO, Seok JH, Lee CJ

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Oct;73(4):204-209.
BACKGROUND: We investigated whether chrysin affected MUC5AC mucin production and gene expression induced by phorbol ester (phorbol 12-myristate 13-acetate, PMA) or epidermal growth factor (EGF) from human airway epithelial cells. METHODS:...
Respiratory Review of 2012: Bronchoscopic Innovations and Advances

Nam SJ, Hwangbo B

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2012 Oct;73(4):197-203.
Recent advances in bronchoscopy have led to changes in clinical diagnostics and therapeutics in pulmonary medicine. In diagnostic bronchoscopy, there have also been new developments in endobronchial ultrasound technology which...

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