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2019

Differences between COPD patients and their families regarding willingness toward life-sustaining treatments

Chen, T. R., Hu, W. Y., Chiu, T. Y. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 118, 1P3, p. 414-419

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Endotypes of severe allergic asthma patients who clinically benefit from anti-IgE therapy

Huang, Y. C., Weng, C. M., Lee, M. J., Lin, S. M., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H-P., Jan 1 2019, In : Clinical and Experimental Allergy. 49, 1, p. 44-53 10 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Aryl hydrocarbon receptor activation by diesel exhaust particles mediates epithelium-derived cytokines expression in severe allergic asthma

Weng, C. M., Wang, C. H., Lee, M. J., He, J. R., Huang, H. Y., Chao, M. W., Chung, K. F. & Kuo, H-P., Nov 1 2018, In : Allergy: European Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 73, 11, p. 2192-2204 13 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Diesel exhaust particles up-regulate interleukin-17A expression via ROS/NF-κB in airway epithelium

Weng, C. M., Lee, M. J., He, J. R., Chao, M. W., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., May 1 2018, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 151, p. 1-8 8 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease subgroups in 13 Asian cities

Kim, W. J., Gupta, V., Nishimura, M., Makita, H., Idolor, L., Roa, C., Loh, L. C., Ong, C. K., Wang, J. S., Boonsawat, W., Gunasekera, K. D., Madegedara, D., Kuo, H. P., Wang, C. H., Wang, C., Yang, T., Lin, Y. X., Ko, F. W. S., Hui, D. S. C., Lan, L. T. T. & 8 others, Vu, Q. T. T., Bhome, A. B., Ng, A., Seo, J. B., Lee, B. Y., Lee, J. S., Oh, Y. M. & Lee, S. D., Jul 1 2018, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 22, 7, p. 820-826 7 p.

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Increased matrix metalloproteinase-9 to tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 ratio in smokers with airway hyperresponsiveness and accelerated lung function decline

Lo, C. Y., Huang, H-Y., He, J-R., Huang, T-T., Heh, C-C., Sheng, T-F., Chung, K. F., Kuo, H-P. & Wang, C. H., Apr 11 2018, In : International Journal of COPD. 13, p. 1135-1144 10 p.

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Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Capnography monitoring the hypoventilation during the induction of bronchoscopic sedation: A randomized controlled trial

Lin, T. Y., Fang, Y. F., Huang, S. H., Wang, T. Y., Kuo, C. H., Wu, H. T., Kuo, H. P. & Lo, Y. L., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 8685.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Different perceptions of narrative medicine between Western and Chinese medicine students

Huang, C. D., Liao, K. C., Chung, F. T., Tseng, H. M., Fang, J. T., Lii, S. C., Kuo, H. P., Yeh, S. J. & Lee, S. T., May 10 2017, In : BMC Medical Education. 17, 1, 85.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Early management of sepsis with emphasis on early goal directed therapy: AME evidence series 002

Zhang, Z., Hong, Y., Smischney, N. J., Kuo, H. P., Tsirigotis, P., Rello, J., Kuan, W. S., Jung, C., Robba, C., Taccone, F. S., Leone, M., Spapen, H., Grimaldi, D., Poucke, S. V., Simpson, S. Q., Honore, P. M., Hofer, S. & Caironi, P., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 9, 2, p. 392-405 14 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Heat shock protein70 is implicated in modulating NF-κ B activation in alveolar macrophages of patients with active pulmonary tuberculosis

Wang, C. H., Chou, P. C., Chung, F. T., Lin, H. C., Huang, K. H. & Kuo, H. P., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 1214.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of chronic rhinosinusitis on severe asthma patients

Lee, T. J., Fu, C. H., Wang, C. H., Huang, C. C., Huang, C. C., Chang, P. H., Chen, Y. W., Wu, C. C., Wu, C. L. & Kuo, H. P., Feb 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 2, e0171047.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Obstructive sleep apnoea accelerates FEV1 decline in asthmatic patients

Wang, T. Y., Lo, Y. L., Lin, S. M., Huang, C. D., Chung, F. T., Lin, H. C., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Mar 21 2017, In : BMC Pulmonary Medicine. 17, 1, 55.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Oncostatin M-preconditioned mesenchymal stem cells alleviate bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis through paracrine effects of the hepatocyte growth factor

Lan, Y. W., Theng, S. M., Huang, T. T., Choo, K. B., Chen, C. M., Kuo, H. P. & Chong, K. Y., Mar 1 2017, In : Stem cells translational medicine. 6, 3, p. 1006-1017 12 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced suppressive effect of β2-adrenoceptor agonist on fibrocyte function in severe asthma

Lo, C. Y., Michaeloudes, C., Bhavsar, P. K., Huang, C. D., Chang, P. J., Wang, C. H., Kuo, H. P. & Chung, K. F., Nov 21 2017, In : Respiratory Research. 18, 1, 194.

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2016
9 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise-Induced Changes in Exhaled NO Differentiates Asthma with or Without Fixed Airway Obstruction from COPD with Dynamic Hyperinflation

Huang, S. Y., Chou, P. C., Wang, T. Y., Lo, Y. L., Joa, W. C., Chen, L. F., Sheng, T. F., Chung, K. F., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Apr 1 2016, In : Medicine (United States). 95, 15, e3400.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
9 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary rehabilitation coupled with negative pressure ventilation decreases decline in lung function, hospitalizations, and medical cost in COPD: A 5-year study

Huang, H. Y., Chou, P. C., Joa, W. C., Chen, L. F., Sheng, T. F., Lin, H. C., Yang, L. Y., Pan, Y. B., Chung, F. T., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Oct 1 2016, In : Medicine. 95, 41, p. e5119

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3 Citations (Scopus)

The safety and efficacy of alfentanil-based induction in bronchoscopy sedation: A randomized, double-blind, controlled trial

Hsieh, C. H., Lin, T. Y., Wang, T. Y., Kuo, C. H., Lin, S. M., Kuo, H. P. & Lo, Y. L., Jan 1 2016, In : Medicine (United States). 95, 43, e5101.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2015

A biologically inspired lung-on-a-chip device for the study of protein-induced lung inflammation

Punde, T. H., Wu, W. H., Lien, P. C., Chang, Y. L., Kuo, P. H., Chang, M. D. T., Lee, K. Y., Huang, C. D., Kuo, H. P., Chan, Y. F., Shih, P. C. & Liu, C. H., Feb 1 2015, In : Integrative Biology (United Kingdom). 7, 2, p. 162-169 8 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)

Areal-world evaluation of indacaterol and other bronchodilators in COPD: The INFLOW study

Juvelekian, G., El-Sorougi, W., Pothirat, C., Yunus, F., De Guia, T., Kuo, H. P., Patnaik, S. B. & Pilipovic, V., Oct 5 2015, In : International Journal of COPD. 10, 1, p. 2109-2120 12 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Associated bone mineral density and obstructive sleep apnea in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Wang, T. Y., Lo, Y. L., Chou, P. C., Chung, F. T., Lin, S. M., Lin, T. Y., Lin, H. C., Wang, C. H., Yu, C. T. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 29 2015, In : International Journal of COPD. 10, p. 231-237 7 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Association of body-mass index to circumference of body and limbs, inspiratory capacity, and inflammatory biomarker in emphysematous patients

Chung, F. T., Joa, W. C., Chen, L. F., Chen, H. C., Sheng, T. F., Kuo, H. P. & Wang, C. H., Oct 1 2015, In : Journal of Internal Medicine of Taiwan. 26, 5, p. 277-284 8 p.

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Bispectral index in evaluating effects of sedation depth on drug-induced sleep endoscopy

Lo, Y. L., Ni, Y. L., Wang, T. Y., Lin, T. Y., Li, H. Y., White, D. P., Lin, J. R. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 11, 9, p. 1011-1020 10 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchoscopic debulking for endobronchial malignancy: Predictors of recanalization and recurrence

Kuo, S. C. H., Lo, Y. L., Chou, C. L., Chung, F. T., Lin, S. M., Liu, C. Y. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 1 2015, In : Thoracic Cancer. 6, 6, p. 722-730 9 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Circulating Angiopopietin-1 Correlates with the Clinical Course of Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome and Mortality in Patients with Severe Sepsis

Lin, S. M., Chung, F. T., Kuo, C. H., Chou, P. C., Wang, T. Y., Chang, P. J., Lo, Y. L., Huang, C. D., Lin, H. C., Wang, C. H., Kuo, H. P. & Eriksson., E., Jan 1 2015, In : Medicine (United States). 94, 20, e878.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Fibrocyte trafficking in patients with chronic obstructive asthma and during an acute asthma exacerbation

Wang, C. H., Punde, T. H., Huang, C. D., Chou, P. C., Huang, T. T., Wu, W. H., Liu, C. H., Chung, K. F. & Kuo, H. P., May 1 2015, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 135, 5, p. 1154-1162e5

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible bronchoscopy with multiple modalities for foreign body removal in adults

Fang, Y-F., Hsieh, M-H., Chung, F-T., Huang, Y-K., Chen, G-Y., Lin, S-M., Lin, H-C., Wang, C-H. & Kuo, H-P., 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 3, p. e0118993

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Hypoxia-preconditioned mesenchymal stem cells attenuate bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis

Lan, Y. W., Choo, K. B., Chen, C. M., Hung, T. H., Chen, Y. B., Hsieh, C. H., Kuo, H. P. & Chong, K. Y., May 20 2015, In : Stem Cell Research and Therapy. 6, 1, 97.

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65 Citations (Scopus)

Increased phenotypic differentiation and reduced corticosteroid sensitivity of fibrocytes in severe asthma

Lo, C. Y., Michaeloudes, C., Bhavsar, P. K., Huang, C. D., Wang, C. H., Kuo, H. P. & Chung, K. F., May 1 2015, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 135, 5, p. 1186-1195e6

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Low bone mineral density in COPD patients with osteoporosis is related to low daily physical activity and high COPD assessment test scores

Liu, W. T., Kuo, H. P., Liao, T. H., Chiang, L. L., Chen, L. F., Hsu, M. F., Chuang, H. C., Lee, K. Y., Huang, C. D. & Ho, S. C., Sep 1 2015, In : International Journal of COPD. 10, 1, p. 1737-1744 8 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

The Impact of Sequence of Chemotherapy and EGFR-TKI Treatment on Different EGFR Mutation Lung Adenocarcinoma

Chung, F. T., Ho, M. Y., Fang, Y. F., Hshieh, M. H., Wang, T. Y., Kuo, C. H., Chen, H. C., Wang, C. H., Lin, S. M., Yu, C. T., Lin, H. C. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 1 2015, In : BioMed Research International. 2015, 948267.

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The relationship between anthropometric indicators and walking distance in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Ho, S. C., Hsu, M. F., Kuo, H. P., Wang, J. Y., Chen, L. F., Lee, K. Y. & Chuang, H. C., 2015, In : International Journal of COPD. 10, 1, p. 1857-1862 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Vocal cord dysfunction diagnosed by four-dimensional dynamic volume computed tomography in patients with difficult-to-treat asthma: A case series

Cheng, W. T., Chen, H. W., Su, I. H., Fang, J. T., Kuo, H. P. & Huang, C. D., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 114, 12, p. 1285-1290 6 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2014
28 Citations (Scopus)
9 Citations (Scopus)

A rare case of the coexistence of latent tuberculosis and necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis with atypical presentation

Hsiung, T. C., Kuo, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 113, 9, p. 662-663 2 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical characteristics and treatment outcomes of patients with low- and high-concentration isoniazid-monoresistant tuberculosis

Wang, T. Y., Lin, S. M., Shie, S. S., Chou, P. C., Huang, C. D., Chung, F. T., Kuo, C. H., Chang, P. J. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 22 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 1, e86316.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of the efficacy of ciclesonide with that of budesonide in mild to moderate asthma patients after step-down therapy: A randomised parallel-group study

Chiu, K. C., Chou, Y. L., Hsu, J. Y., Lin, M. S., Lin, C. H., Chou, P. C., Chou, C. L., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., May 20 2014, In : npj Primary Care Respiratory Medicine. 24, 14010.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial biopsy and brushing: A comparative evaluation for the diagnosis of peripheral pulmonary lesions

Kuo, C. H., Lin, S. M., Lee, K. Y., Chung, F. T., Lo, Y. L., Hsiung, T. C., Liu, C. Y. & Kuo, H. P., 2014, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 45, 5, p. 894-898 5 p., ezt472.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Mobile-phone-based home exercise training program decreases systemic inflammation in COPD: A pilot study

Wang, C. H., Chou, P. C., Joa, W. C., Chen, L. F., Sheng, T. F., Ho, S. C., Lin, H. C., Huang, C. D., Chung, F. T., Chung, K. F. & Kuo, H. P., 2014, In : BMC Pulmonary Medicine. 14, 1, 142.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
12 Citations (Scopus)

PPARγ ligand ciglitazone inhibits TNFα-induced ICAM-1 in human airway smooth muscle cells

Huang, C. D., Hsiung, T. C., Ho, S. C., Lee, K. Y., Chan, Y. F., Kuo, L. W., Lin, S. M., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C. & Kuo, H. P., 2014, In : Biomedical Journal. 37, 4, p. 191-198 8 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
255 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Characteristics of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in the pulmonology clinics of seven Asian cities

Oh, Y. M., Bhome, A. B., Boonsawat, W., Gunasekera, K. D., Madegedara, D., Idolor, L., Roa, C., Kim, W. J., Kuo, H. P., Wang, C. H., Lan, L. T. T., Loh, L. C., Ong, C. K., Ng, A., Nishimura, M., Makita, H., Silverman, E. K., Lee, J. S., Yang, T., Lin, Y. & 2 others, Wang, C. & Lee, S. D., Jan 11 2013, In : International Journal of COPD. 8, p. 31-39 9 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic cough and obstructive sleep apnoea in a sleep laboratory-based pulmonary practice

Wang, T. Y., Lo, Y. L., Liu, W. T., Lin, S. M., Lin, T. Y., Kuo, C. H., Chung, F. T., Chou, P. C., Chang, P. J., Ni, Y. L., Ho, S. C., Lin, H. C., Wang, C. H., Yu, C. T. & Kuo, H. P., Nov 5 2013, In : Cough. 9, 1, 24.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)