Research Center of Thoracic Medicine-TB

Research Output

2015

An integrated MDR-TB management programme results in favourable outcomes in northern Taiwan

Yu, M. C., Chen, H. Y., Chien, S. H. & Jou, R., Jan 1 2015, In : European Respiratory Journal. 45, 1, p. 272-275 4 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

A smoking cessation intervention among tuberculosis patients in rural China

Lin, Y., Wang, L-X., Qiu, L-X., Huang, Q., Shu, Q., Lin, H-X., Meng, X., Zeng, X-L., Xiao, L-X., Bam, T. S. & Chiang, C-Y., Sep 21 2015, In : Public Health Action. 5, 3, p. 183-7 5 p.

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Assessment of a revolving drug fund for essential asthma medicines in Benin

Agodokpessi, G., Aït-Khaled, N., Gninafon, M., Tawo, L., Bekou, W., Perrin, C., Bissell, K., Billo, N., Enarson, D. A. & Chiang, C. Y., 2015, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice. 8, 1, p. 1-8 8 p., 12.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Carbapenem susceptibility among Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Enterobacter cloacae isolates obtained from patients in intensive care units in Taiwan in 2005, 2007, and 2009

Jean, S. S., Lee, W. S., Bai, K. J., Yu, K. W., Hsu, C. W., Liao, C. H., Chang, F. Y., Ko, W. C., Wu, J. J., Chen, Y. H., Chen, Y. S., Liu, J. W., Lu, M. C., Liu, C. Y., Chen, R. J. & Hsueh, P. R., Apr 1 2015, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 81, 4, p. 290-295 6 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Correlation between serum levels of anti-endothelial cell autoantigen and anti-dengue virus nonstructural protein 1 antibodies in dengue patients

Cheng, H. J., Luo, Y. H., Wan, S. W., Lin, C. F., Wang, S. T., Hung, N. T., Liu, C. C., Ho, T. S., Liu, H. S., Yeh, T. M. & Lin, Y. S., May 1 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92, 5, p. 989-995 7 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Dengue Virus Infection Causes the Activation of Distinct NF- κ B Pathways for Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase and TNF- Expression in RAW264.7 Cells

Cheng, Y-L., Lin, Y-S., Chen, C-L., Wan, S-W., Ou, Y-D., Yu, C-Y., Tsai, T-T., Tseng, P-C. & Lin, C. F., 2015, In : Mediators of Inflammation. 2015, 274025.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of reactive oxygen species during the cell cycle under normal culture conditions using a modified fixed-sample staining method

Hsieh, C. Y., Chen, C. L., Yang, K. C., Ma, C. T., Choi, P. C. & Lin, C. F., Mar 4 2015, In : Journal of Immunoassay and Immunochemistry. 36, 2, p. 149-161 13 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Enterovirus 71 proteins 2A and 3D antagonize the antiviral activity of gamma interferon via signaling attenuation

Wang, L. C., Chen, S. O., Chang, S. P., Lee, Y. P., Yu, C. K., Chen, C. L., Tseng, P. C., Hsieh, C. Y., Chen, S. H. & Lin, C. F., 2015, In : Journal of Virology. 89, 14, p. 7028-7037 10 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Fluoroquinolone use delays tuberculosis treatment despite immediate mycobacteriology study

Wang, J. Y., Lee, C. H., Yu, M. C., Lee, M. C., Lee, L. N. & Wang, J. T., Aug 1 2015, In : European Respiratory Journal. 46, 2, p. 567-570 4 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Gender-based impact of epidermal growth factor receptor mutation in patients with nonsmall cell lung cancer and previous tuberculosis

Chang, C. H., Lee, C. H., Ho, C. C., Wang, J. Y. & Yu, C. J., Jan 1 2015, In : Medicine (United States). 94, 4

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Health system delay among patients with tuberculosis in Taiwan: 2003-2010

Chen, C. C., Chiang, C. Y., Pan, S. C., Wang, J. Y. & Lin, H. H., Nov 2 2015, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 15, 1, 491.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)

Kallistatin protects against sepsis-related acute lung injury via inhibiting inflammation and apoptosis

Lin, W. C., Chen, C. W., Huang, Y. W., Chao, L., Chao, J., Lin, Y. S. & Lin, C. F., Jul 22 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 12463.

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44 Citations (Scopus)

Loss of PTEN causes SHP2 activation, making lung cancer cells unresponsive to IFN-γ

Chen, C-L., Chiang, T-H., Tseng, P-C., Wang, Y-C. & Lin, C. F., Oct 23 2015, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 466, 3, p. 578-584 7 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Management of asthma in resource-limited settings: Role of low-cost corticosteroid/β-agonist combination inhaler

Chiang, C. Y., Aït-Khaled, N., Bissell, K. & Enarson, D. A., Feb 1 2015, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 19, 2, p. 129-136 8 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Mycobacterium tuberculosis nucleic acid amplification tests reduce nosocomial tuberculosis exposure in intensive care units: A nationwide cohort study

Wang, J. Y., Lee, M. C., Chang, J. H., Yu, M. C., Wu, V. C., Huang, K. L., Su, C. P., Chao, K. M. & Lee, C. H., Nov 1 2015, In : Respirology. 20, 8, p. 1233-1240 8 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)

Optimal duration of anti-TB treatment in patients with diabetes: Nine or six months?

Wang, J. Y., Lee, M. C., Shu, C. C., Lee, C. H., Lee, L. N., Chao, K. M. & Chang, F. Y., Feb 1 2015, In : Chest. 147, 2, p. 520-528 9 p.

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45 Citations (Scopus)

Outcome correlation of smear-positivity but culture-negativity during standard anti-tuberculosis treatment in Taiwan

Chao, W. C., Huang, Y. W., Yu, M. C., Yang, W. T., Lin, C. J., Lee, J. J., Huang, R. M., Shieh, C. C., Chien, S. T. & Chien, J. Y., Feb 18 2015, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 15, 1, 67.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Propofol treatment inhibits constitutive apoptosis in human primary neutrophils and granulocyte-differentiated human HL60 cells

Hsing, C-H., Chen, C-L., Lin, W-C. & Lin, C-F., Jun 10 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 6, e0129693.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Single chain antibody fragment with serine protease inhibitory property capable of neutralizing toxicity of Trimeresurus mucrosquamatus venom

Lee, Y. C., Chen, W. C., Liang, M. H., Lee, C. H., Tsai, K. C., Chiang, J. R., Chiang, L. C., Chen, C. C., Chang, C. Y., Lee, C. H., Leu, S. J. & Yang, Y. Y., May 1 2015, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 460, 2, p. 170-176 7 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Smoking cessation and smokefree environments for tuberculosis patients in Indonesia-a cohort study

Bam, T. S., Aditama, T. Y., Chiang, C. Y., Rubaeah, R. & Suhaemi, A., Jul 2 2015, In : BMC Public Health. 15, 1, 604.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Surveillance of tuberculosis in Taipei: The influence of nontuberculous mycobacteria

Chiang, C. Y., Yu, M. C., Yang, S. L., Yen, M. Y. & Bai, K. J., Nov 6 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 11, e0142324.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of diabetes, glycemic control, and diabetes-related comorbidities on pulmonary tuberculosis

Chiang, C. Y., Bai, K. J., Lin, H. H., Chien, S. T., Lee, J. J., Enarson, D. A., Lee, T. I. & Yu, M. C., Mar 30 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 3, e0121698.

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50 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Activation of p38 MAPK-regulated Bcl-xL signaling increases survival against zoledronic acid-induced apoptosis in osteoclast precursors

Tai, T. W., Su, F. C., Chen, C. Y., Jou, I. M. & Lin, C. F., 2014, In : Bone. 67, p. 166-174 9 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Acute kidney injury due to anti-tuberculosis drugs: A five-year experience in an aging population

Chang, C. H., Chen, Y. F., Wu, V. C., Shu, C. C., Lee, C. H., Wang, J. Y., Lee, L. N. & Yu, C. J., Jan 13 2014, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 14, 1, 23.

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25 Citations (Scopus)

An increase in integrin-linked kinase non-canonically confers NF-κB-mediated growth advantages to gastric cancer cells by activating ERK1/2

Tseng, P-C., Chen, C-L., Shan, Y-S., Chang, W-T., Liu, H-S., Hong, T-M., Hsieh, C-Y., Lin, S-H. & Lin, C-F., 2014, In : Cell Communication and Signaling. 12, p. 69 1 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Antibody-Dependent Enhancement Infection Facilitates Dengue Virus-Regulated Signaling of IL-10 Production in Monocytes

Tsai, T-T., Chuang, Y-J., Lin, Y-S., Chang, C-P., Wan, S-W., Lin, S-H., Chen, C-L. & Lin, C. F., 2014, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 8, 11

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25 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of a standardized treatment regimen of anti-tuberculosis drugs for patients with multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis (STREAM): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Nunn, A. J., Rusen, I. D., Van Deun, A., Torrea, G., Phillips, P. P. J., Chiang, C. Y., Squire, S. B., Madan, J. & Meredith, S. K., Sep 9 2014, In : Trials. 15, 1, 353.

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82 Citations (Scopus)

Glycemic control and radiographic manifestations of tuberculosis in diabetic patients

Chiang, C. Y., Lee, J. J., Chien, S. T., Enarson, D. A., Chang, Y. C., Chen, Y. T., Hu, T. Y., Lin, C. B., Suk, C. W., Tao, J. M. & Bai, K. J., Apr 3 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 4, e93397.

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31 Citations (Scopus)

Helicobacter pylori infection activates Src homology-2 domain-containing phosphatase 2 to suppress IFN-γ signaling

Wang, Y-C., Chen, C-L., Sheu, B-S., Yang, Y-J., Tseng, P-C., Hsieh, C-Y. & Lin, C. F., Oct 15 2014, In : Journal of Immunology. 193, 8, p. 4149-4158 10 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

High Incidence of Treatment-Related Hypothyroidism in Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients

黃萬均(Wan-Chun H, 黃晟維(Cheng-Wei H, 徐克明(Ko-Ming H, 簡慎萱(Shen-Hsuan C & 余明治(Ming-Chih Y, 2014, In : 胸腔醫學. 29, 4, p. 209-217 9 p.

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Human papillomavirus infections as a marker to predict overall survival in lung adenocarcinoma

Wang, J-L., Fang, C. L., Wang, M., Yu, M. C., Bai, K. J., Lu, P. C. & Liu, H. E., Jan 1 2014, In : International Journal of Cancer. 134, 1, p. 65-71 7 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Indoor air pollution fromsolid fuel and tuberculosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Lin, H. H., Suk, C-W., Lo, H. L., Huang, R. Y., Enarson, D. A. & Chiang, C. Y., May 1 2014, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 18, 5

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Macrophage migration inhibitory factor triggers chemotaxis of CD74+CXCR2+NKT cells in chemically induced IFN-γ-Mediated skin inflammation

Hsieh, C-Y., Chen, C-L., Lin, Y-S., Yeh, T-M., Tsai, T-T., Hong, M-Y. & Lin, C. F., Oct 1 2014, In : Journal of Immunology. 193, 7, p. 3693-3703 11 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)

Nationwide longitudinal analysis of acute liver failure in Taiwan

Ho, C. M., Lee, C. H., Wang, J. Y., Lee, P. H., Lai, H. S. & Hu, R. H., 2014, In : Medicine (United States). 93, 4, e35.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Patient and heath system delays in the diagnosis and treatment of new and retreatment pulmonary tuberculosis cases in Malawi

Makwakwa, L., Sheu, M. L., Chiang, C. Y., Lin, S. L. & Chang, P. W., Mar 10 2014, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 14, 1, 132.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma endothelial cell-specific molecule-1 (ESM-1) in management of community-acquired pneumonia

Kao, S. J., Chuang, C. Y., Tang, C. H., Lin, C. H., Bien, M. Y., Yu, M. C., Bai, K. J., Yang, S. F. & Chien, M. H., 2014, In : Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. 52, 3, p. 445-451 7 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)
17 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors of pneumothorax after CT-guided coaxial cutting needle lung biopsy through aerated versus nonaerated lung

Lim, C. S., Tan, L. E., Wang, J. Y., Lee, C. H., Chang, H. C., Lan, C. C., Yang, M. C., Chang-Yao Tsao, T. & Wu, Y. K., 2014, In : Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 25, 8, p. 1209-1217 9 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
12 Citations (Scopus)

What does systematic review and meta-analysis offer, and what does it not?

Lin, H. H. & Chiang, C. Y., Sep 1 2014, In : Public Health Action. 4, 3, 1 p.

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2013

A Case of Disseminated (3 Organs) and Complicated Tuberculosis Infection with Multiple Endocrine Disturbances

林百揚, Lin, J-D., Yu, M-C., Bai, K-J., 林賢君 & 張哲華, Aug 2013, In : 胸腔醫學. 28, 4, p. 222-227 6 p.

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A modified fixed staining method for the simultaneous measurement of reactive oxygen species and oxidative responses

Shen, W-J., Hsieh, C-Y., Chen, C-L., Yang, K-C., Ma, C-T., Choi, P-C. & Lin, C. F., Jan 4 2013, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 430, 1, p. 442-447 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

An emerging role for the anti-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-10 in dengue virus infection

Tsai, T-T., Chuang, Y-J., Lin, Y-S., Wan, S-W., Chen, C-L. & Lin, C. F., 2013, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 20, 1, 40.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-dengue virus nonstructural protein 1 antibodies cause NO-mediated endothelial cell apoptosis via ceramide-regulated glycogen synthase kinase-3β and NF-κB activation

Chen, C-L., Lin, C. F., Wan, S-W., Wei, L-S., Chen, M-C., Yeh, T-M., Liu, H-S., Anderson, R. & Lin, Y-S., Aug 15 2013, In : Journal of Immunology. 191, 4, p. 1744-1752 9 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

A poor drug-resistant tuberculosis programme is worse than no programme: Time for a change

Chiang, C-Y., Van Deun, A. & Enarson, D. A., Jun 1 2013, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 17, 6, p. 714-718 5 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)