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Research Output 1989 2019

2010
5 Citations (Scopus)

Tracheal torsion assessed by a computer-generated 3-dimensional image analysis predicts tracheal self-expandable metallic stent fracture

Yu, C. T., Chou, C. L., Chung, F. T., Wu, J. T., Liu, Y. C., Liu, Y. H., Lin, T. Y., Lin, S. M., Lin, H. C., Wang, C. H., Kuo, H. P., Chen, H. C. & Liu, C. Y., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 140, 4, p. 769-776 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stents
Trachea
Area Under Curve
Tracheal Diseases
Thorax
2009
14 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnostic value of endobronchial ultrasonography for pulmonary tuberculosis

Lin, S. M., Chung, F. T., Huang, C. D., Liu, W. T., Kuo, C. H., Wang, C. H., Lee, K. Y., Liu, C. Y., Lin, H. C. & Kuo, H. P., Jul 2009, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 138, 1, p. 179-184 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Bronchoscopy
Ultrasonography
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Bacillus
8 Citations (Scopus)

Matrix metalloproteinase-1 polymorphism is associated with persistent airway obstruction in asthma in the Taiwanese population

Huang, C. D., Lin, S. M., Chang, P. J., Liu, W. T., Wang, C. H., Liu, C. Y., Lin, H. C., Hsieh, L. L. & Kuo, H. P., Feb 2009, In : Journal of Asthma. 46, 1, p. 41-46 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Matrix Metalloproteinase 1
Airway Obstruction
Asthma
Forced Expiratory Volume
Population

Mechanism and treatment of airway remodeling

Kuo, C. H., Hsiung, T. C., Huang, C. D. & Kuo, H. P., Apr 1 2009, In : Journal of Internal Medicine of Taiwan. 20, 2, p. 129-138 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Airway Remodeling
Inflammation
Extracellular Matrix
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
HFA 134a
20 Citations (Scopus)

Neutrophil elastase represses IL-8/CXCL8 synthesis in human airway smooth muscle cells through induction of NF-κB repressing factor

Ho, S. C., Lee, K. Y., Chan, Y. F., Kuo, L. W., Ito, K., Adcock, I. M., Chen, B. C., Sheu, J. R., Lin, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Jul 1 2009, In : Journal of Immunology. 183, 1, p. 411-420 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leukocyte Elastase
Interleukin-8
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Smooth Muscle
3'-(1-butylphosphoryl)adenosine
30 Citations (Scopus)

Predictive factors for mortality among non-HIV-infected patients with pulmonary tuberculosis and respiratory failure

Lin, S. M., Wang, T. Y., Liu, W. T., Chang, C. C., Lin, H. C., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H., Huang, C. D., Lee, K. Y. & Kuo, H. P., Mar 2009, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 13, 3, p. 335-340 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Respiratory Insufficiency
Pneumonia
Viruses
Mortality

吸入劑裝置及其可紀錄用藥資料的裝置與方法

Translated title of the contribution: DOSE INHALER, RELATED RECORDING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR DOSE INHALERJuang, J. N., Kuo, H. P., Wang, C. H., Liu, W-T. & Shu-Hui, H., 2009, IPC No. G06F-019/00, Patent No. I310905

Research output: Patent

Nebulizers and Vaporizers
Equipment and Supplies
2008
110 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of a cell phone-based exercise programme for COPD

Liu, W. T., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Lin, S. M., Lee, K. Y., Lo, Y. L., Hung, S. H., Chang, Y. M., Chung, K. F. & Kuo, H. P., Sep 2008, In : European Respiratory Journal. 32, 3, p. 651-659 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Phones
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Walking
Exercise
Inspiratory Capacity
35 Citations (Scopus)

Factors leading to tracheobronchial self-expandable metallic stent fracture

Chung, F. T., Lin, S. M., Chen, H. C., Chou, C. L., Yu, C. T., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Huang, C. D. & Kuo, H. P., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 136, 5, p. 1328-1335 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Expandable Metallic Stents
Cough
Dyspnea
Retrospective Studies
Odds Ratio
32 Citations (Scopus)

Ganoderma tsugae extracts inhibit colorectal cancer cell growth via G2/M cell cycle arrest

Hsu, S. C., Ou, C. C., Li, J. W., Chuang, T. C., Kuo, H. P., Liu, J. Y., Chen, C. S., Lin, S. C., Su, C. H. & Kao, M. C., Dec 8 2008, In : Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 120, 3, p. 394-401 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ganoderma
G2 Phase Cell Cycle Checkpoints
Colorectal Neoplasms
Growth
Reishi
28 Citations (Scopus)

High efficacy of erlotinib in Taiwanese NSCLC patients in an expanded access program study previously treated with chemotherapy

Perng, R. P., Yang, C. H., Chen, Y. M., Chang, G. C., Lin, M. C., Hsieh, R. K., Chu, N. M., Lai, R. S., Su, W. C., Tsao, C. J., Hsia, T. C., Chen, H. C., Chen, C. H., Huang, M. S., Wang, J. L., Ho, M. L., Chung, C. Y., Yu, C. J., Chang, W. C., Kuo, H. P. & 3 others, Yu, C. T., Lin, Z. Z. & Kao, W. Y., Oct 1 2008, In : Lung Cancer. 62, 1, p. 78-84 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Drug Therapy
Exanthema
Taiwan
Disease Progression
123 Citations (Scopus)

Increased circulating fibrocytes in asthma with chronic airflow obstruction

Wang, C. H., Huang, C. D., Lin, H. C., Lee, K. Y., Lin, S. M., Liu, C. Y., Huang, K. H., Ko, Y. S., Kian, F. C. & Kuo, H. P., Sep 15 2008, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 178, 6, p. 583-591 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Asthma
Transforming Growth Factors
Serum
Smooth Muscle
21 Citations (Scopus)

Matrix metalloproteinase-1 polymorphism in Taiwanese patients with endobronchial tuberculosis

Kuo, H. P., Wang, Y. M., Wang, C. H., He, C. C., Lin, S. M., Lin, H. C., Liu, C. Y., Huang, K. H., Hsieh, L. L. & Huang, C. D., May 1 2008, In : Tuberculosis. 88, 3, p. 262-267 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Matrix Metalloproteinase 1
Tuberculosis
Genotype
Pathologic Constriction
Monocytes
24 Citations (Scopus)

Metallic stent and flexible bronchoscopy without fluoroscopy for acute respiratory failure

Lin, S. M., Lin, T-Y., Chou, C. L., Chen, H. C., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Yu, C. T., Lee, K. Y. & Kuo, H. P., May 2008, In : European Respiratory Journal. 31, 5, p. 1019-1023 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluoroscopy
Bronchoscopy
Respiratory Insufficiency
Stents
Bronchoscopes
68 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for the development of early-onset delirium and the subsequent clinical outcome in mechanically ventilated patients

Lin, S. M., Huang, C. D., Liu, C. Y., Lin, H. C., Wang, C. H., Huang, P. Y., Fang, Y. F., Shieh, M. H. & Kuo, H. P., Sep 1 2008, In : Journal of Critical Care. 23, 3, p. 372-379 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delirium
Intensive Care Units
Hypoalbuminemia
Artificial Respiration
Sepsis
74 Citations (Scopus)

Serum thrombomodulin level relates to the clinical course of disseminated intravascular coagulation, multiorgan dysfunction syndrome, and mortality in patients with sepsis

Lin, S. M., Wang, Y. M., Lin, H. C., Lee, K. Y., Huang, C. D., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Mar 2008, In : Critical Care Medicine. 36, 3, p. 683-689 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thrombomodulin
Multiple Organ Failure
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Sepsis
Mortality
97 Citations (Scopus)

The Inhaled Steroid Treatment As Regular Therapy in Early Asthma (START) study 5-year follow-up: Effectiveness of early intervention with budesonide in mild persistent asthma

START Investigators Group & START investigators (and numbers of patients recruited) by country, Jan 1 2008, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 121, 5, p. 1167-1174 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Budesonide
Asthma
Steroids
Therapeutics
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
2007
23 Citations (Scopus)

An open-label, randomized comparison of levofloxacin and amoxicillin/clavulanate plus clarithromycin for the treatment of hospitalized patients with community-acquired pneumonia

Lin, T. Y., Lin, S. M., Chen, H. C., Wang, C. J., Wang, Y. M., Chang, M. L., Wang, C. H., Liu, C. Y., Lin, H. C., Yu, C. T., Hsieh, L. L., Kuo, H. P. & Huang, C. D., Jul 1 2007, In : Chang Gung Medical Journal. 30, 4, p. 321-332 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clavulanic Acid
Levofloxacin
Clarithromycin
Amoxicillin
Pneumonia
3 Citations (Scopus)

Apoptosis-dependent and -independent mechanisms mediate the phagocytic recognition/clearance of the HL60-A1 transfectants with prolonged survival

Chou, C. L., Chiang, L. L., Yu, C. T., Chen, H. C., Lee, K. Y., Lin, S. M., Huang, C. D., Liu, W. T., Chou, P. C., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Kuo, H. P. & Liu, C. Y., May 2007, In : Inflammation Research. 56, 5, p. 195-203 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Annexin A5
Apoptosis
Neutrophils
Survival
Macrophages
39 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnosis of peripheral lung cancer with three echoic features via endobronchial ultrasound

Kuo, C. H., Lin, S. M., Chen, H. C., Chou, C. L., Yu, C. T. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 1 2007, In : Chest. 132, 3, p. 922-929 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Ultrasonography
Neoplasms
Lung
Air
8 Citations (Scopus)

Domiciliary positive expiratory pressure improves pulmonary function and exercise capacity pulmonary with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Su, C-L., Chiang, L. L., Chiang, T. Y., Yu, C. T., Kuo, H. P. & Lin, H. C., Mar 2007, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 106, 3, p. 204-211 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Exercise
Pressure
Lung
Cough
26 Citations (Scopus)

Patient attitudes towards chemotherapy as assessed by patient versus physician: A prospective observational study in advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Chu, D. T., Kim, S. W., Kuo, H. P., Ozacar, R., Salajka, F., Krishnamurthy, S., Damyanov, D., Altug, S., Reece, W. H. H. & Wang, L., Jun 1 2007, In : Lung Cancer. 56, 3, p. 433-443 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Observational Studies
Prospective Studies
Physicians
Drug Therapy
7 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary arteriovenous malformation of Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome diagnosed by endobronchial ultrasound

Kuo, C. H., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Mar 1 2007, In : Respirology. 12, 2, p. 295-298 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
Arteriovenous Malformations
Lung
Telangiectasis
Inborn Genetic Diseases
27 Citations (Scopus)

The concentration-dependent chemokine release and pro-apoptotic effects of neutrophil-derived α-defensin-1 on human bronchial and alveolar epithelial cells

Liu, C. Y., Lin, H. C., Yu, C. T., Lin, S. M., Lee, K. Y., Chen, H. C., Chou, C. L., Huang, C. D., Chou, P. C., Liu, W. T., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Jan 30 2007, In : Life Sciences. 80, 8, p. 749-758 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Defensins
Alveolar Epithelial Cells
Chemokines
Neutrophils
Confocal Microscopy
18 Citations (Scopus)

Ventilator-induced injury augments interleukin-1β production and neutrophil sequestration in lipopolysaccharide-treated lungs

Lin, S. M., Lin, H. C., Lee, K. Y., Huang, C. D., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Oct 2007, In : Shock. 28, 4, p. 453-460 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mechanical Ventilators
Interleukin-1
Lipopolysaccharides
Artificial Respiration
Neutrophils
2006
177 Citations (Scopus)

A modified goal-directed protocol improves clinical outcomes in intensive care unit patients with septic shock: A randomized controlled trial

Lin, S. M., Huang, C. D., Lin, H. C., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H. & Kuo, H. P., Dec 1 2006, In : Shock. 26, 6, p. 551-557 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical Protocols
Septic Shock
Intensive Care Units
Randomized Controlled Trials
Shock
63 Citations (Scopus)

Complex mutation patterns of epidermal growth factor receptor gene associated with variable responses to gefitinib treatment in patients with non-small cell lung cancer

Hsieh, M. H., Fang, Y. F., Chang, W. C., Kuo, H. P., Lin, S. Y., Liu, H. P., Liu, C. L., Chen, H. C., Ku, Y. C., Chen, Y. T., Chang, Y. H., Chen, Y. T., Hsi, B. L., Tsai, S. F. & Huang, S. F., Sep 1 2006, In : Lung Cancer. 53, 3, p. 311-322 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erbB-1 Genes
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Mutation
Survival
Therapeutics
84 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of early intervention with inhaled budesonide on lung function in newly diagnosed asthma

START Safety Committee and Investigators & START Investigators, Jan 1 2006, In : Chest. 129, 6, p. 1478-1485 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Budesonide
Asthma
Lung
Therapeutics
Double-Blind Method
62 Citations (Scopus)

Neutrophil-derived elastase induces TGF-β1 secretion in human airway smooth muscle via NF-κB pathway

Lee, K. Y., Ho, S. C., Lin, H. C., Lin, S. M., Liu, C. Y., Huang, C. D., Wang, C. H., Chung, K. F. & Kuo, H. P., Oct 2006, In : American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 35, 4, p. 407-414 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leukocyte Elastase
Pancreatic Elastase
Smooth Muscle
Muscle
Interleukin-1 Receptor-Associated Kinases
6 Citations (Scopus)
Respiratory Muscles
Positive-Pressure Respiration
Nose
Respiratory Insufficiency
Exercise
10 Citations (Scopus)

Tumor necrosis factor-α induces caspase-independent cell death in human neutrophils via reactive oxidants and associated with calpain activity

Chen, H. C., Wang, C. J., Chou, C. L., Lin, S. M., Huang, C. D., Lin, T. Y., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Yu, C. T., Kuo, H. P. & Liu, C. Y., Mar 1 2006, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 13, 2, p. 261-273 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calpain
Cell death
Caspases
Oxidants
Neutrophils

偵測運動耐受性的方法

Translated title of the contribution: Method for exercise tolerance measurementJuang, J. N., Kuo, H. P., Liu, W-T., Shu-Hui, H. & Liang, K. Y., 2006, IPC No. A61B-005/11, Patent No. I262782

Research output: Patent

Exercise Tolerance
2005
33 Citations (Scopus)

Adverse effects of ribavirin and outcome in severe acute respiratory syndrome: Experience in two medical centers

Chiou, H. E., Liu, C. L., Buttrey, M. J., Kuo, H. P., Liu, H. W., Kuo, H. T. & Lu, Y. T., Jan 1 2005, In : Chest. 128, 1, p. 263-272 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
Ribavirin
Hemoglobins
Anemia
Mortality
17 Citations (Scopus)

Eosinophils from asthmatics release IL-5 in an autocrine fashion to prevent apoptosis through upregulation of Bcl-2 expression

Huang, C. D., Wang, C. H., Liu, C. Y., Lin, S. M., Chou, C. L., Liu, W. T., Lin, H. C. & Kuo, H. P., 2005, In : Journal of Asthma. 42, 5, p. 395-403 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interleukin-5
B-Cell Lymphoma
Eosinophils
Up-Regulation
Apoptosis
15 Citations (Scopus)

G-Protein-coupled receptor agonists differentially regulate basal or tumor necrosis factor-α-stimulated activation of interleukin-6 and RANTES in human airway smooth muscle cells

Huang, C. D., Ammit, A. J., Tliba, O., Kuo, H. P., Penn, R. B., Panettieri, R. A. & Amrani, Y., Oct 1 2005, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 12, 5, p. 763-776 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

T-cells
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Muscle
Interleukin-6
21 Citations (Scopus)

Persistence of lung inflammation and lung cytokines with high-resolution CT abnormalities during recovery from SARS

Wang, C. H., Liu, C. Y., Wan, Y. L., Chou, C. L., Huang, K. H., Lin, H. C., Lin, S. M., Lin, T. Y., Chung, K. F. & Kuo, H. P., May 11 2005, In : Respiratory Research. 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
Pneumonia
Cytokines
Lung
Tomography
2004
6 Citations (Scopus)

Cytoprotective Response of A1, a Bcl-2 Homologue Expressed in Mature Human Neutrophils and Promyelocytic HL-60 Cells, to Oxidant Stress-Induced Cell Death

Liu, C. Y., Chuang, P. I., Chou, C. L., Lin, S. M., Chen, H. C., Chou, P., Liu, Y. H., Yu, C. T., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C. & Kuo, H. P., Mar 11 2004, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 11, 2, p. 214-227 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HL-60 Cells
Cell death
Oxidants
Neutrophils
Cell Death
43 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnostic value of endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial lung biopsy in peripheral lung cancers

Yang, M. C., Liu, W. T., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Chen, H. C., Chou, C. L., Hsueh, S. & Kuo, H. P., Feb 2004, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 103, 2, p. 124-129 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Biopsy
Bronchoscopy
Lung
Small Cell Carcinoma
5 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of Nocturnal Nasal Positive Pressure Ventilation in Hypercapnic Patients with Severe Obstructive Lung Diseases

Chiang, L. L., Liu, C. Y., Ho, S. C., Sheng, T. F., Yu, C. T., Lin, H. C. & Kuo, H. P., Feb 2004, In : Chang Gung Medical Journal. 27, 2, p. 98-106 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obstructive Lung Diseases
Positive-Pressure Respiration
Nose
Respiratory Muscles
Gases
17 Citations (Scopus)

Eight cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome presenting as round pneumonia

Wan, Y. L., Kuo, H. P., Tsai, Y. H., Wu, Y. K., Wang, C. H., Liu, C. Y., Kao, K. C. & Ko, S. F., Jan 1 2004, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 182, 6, p. 1567-1570 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
Pneumonia
Thorax
Air
Fever
481 Citations (Scopus)

High frequency of epidermal growth factor receptor mutations with complex patterns in non-small cell lung cancers related to gefitinib responsiveness in Taiwan

Huang, S. F., Liu, H. P., Li, L. H., Ku, Y. C., Fu, Y. N., Tsai, H. Y., Chen, Y. T., Lin, Y. F., Chang, W. C., Kuo, H. P., Wu, Y. C., Chen, Y. R. & Tsai, S. F., Dec 15 2004, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 10, 24, p. 8195-8203 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Mutation
Adenocarcinoma
28 Citations (Scopus)

Human neutrophil-derived elastase induces airway smooth muscle cell proliferation

Huang, C. D., Chen, H. H., Wang, C. H., Chou, C. L., Lin, S. M., Lin, H. C. & Kuo, H. P., Apr 2 2004, In : Life Sciences. 74, 20, p. 2479-2492 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leukocyte Elastase
Pancreatic Elastase
Extracellular Signal-Regulated MAP Kinases
Cell proliferation
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
52 Citations (Scopus)

Neutrophil elastase induces IL-8 synthesis by lung epithelial cells via the mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway

Chen, H. C., Lin, H. C., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H., Hwang, T., Huang, T. T., Lin, C-H. & Kuo, H. P., 2004, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 11, 1, p. 49-58 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leukocyte Elastase
Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
Interleukin-8
Epithelial Cells
Lung
1 Citation (Scopus)

The effects of ciprofloxacin on chest radiographic regression in patients with drug intolerance or resistant tuberculosis

Yang, C. K., Lin, H. C., Lee, K. Y., Lin, S. M., Yu, C. T. & Kuo, H. P., Apr 2004, In : Chang Gung Medical Journal. 27, 4, p. 292-299 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ciprofloxacin
Tuberculosis
Thorax
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Therapeutics
335 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of delirium on the survival of mechanically ventilated patients

Lin, S. M., Liu, C. Y., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Huang, C. D., Huang, P. Y., Fang, Y. F., Shieh, M. H. & Kuo, H. P., Nov 1 2004, In : Critical Care Medicine. 32, 11, p. 2254-2259 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delirium
Survival
Intensive Care Units
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
2003
38 Citations (Scopus)

Apoptotic neutrophils undergoing secondary necrosis induce human lung epithelial cell detachment

Liu, C. Y., Liu, Y. H., Lin, S. M., Yu, C. T., Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Lin, C-H. & Kuo, H. P., 2003, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 10, 6 II, p. 746-756 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serine Proteases
Neutrophils
Necrosis
Epithelial Cells
Lung
574 Citations (Scopus)

Early intervention with budesonide in mild persistent asthma: A randomised, double-blind trial

START Investigators Group & START Investigators, Mar 29 2003, In : Lancet. 361, 9363, p. 1071-1076 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Budesonide
Asthma
Placebos
Forced Expiratory Volume
Intention to Treat Analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of endogenous nitric oxide on hyperoxia and tumor necrosis factor-α-induced leukosequestration and proinflammatory cytokine release in rat airways

Lin, H. C., Wang, C. H., Yu, C. T., Huang, K. S., Liu, C. Y., Yang, C. W. & Kuo, H. P., Feb 1 2003, In : Critical Care Medicine. 31, 2, p. 508-516 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperoxia
Nitric Oxide
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Cytokines
Neutrophils
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of theophylline and specific phosphodiesterase IV inhibition on proliferation and apoptosis of progenitor cells in bronchial asthma

Wang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Lin, C-H., Yu, C. T., Liu, S. L., Huang, K. H., Chung, K. F. & Kuo, H. P., Mar 2003, In : British Journal of Pharmacology. 138, 6, p. 1147-1155 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 4 Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterase
Theophylline
Rolipram
Stem Cells
Asthma
17 Citations (Scopus)

Endogenous nitric oxide downregulates the Bcl-2 expression of eosinophils through mitogen-activated protein kinase in bronchial asthma

Maa, S. H., Wang, C. H., Liu, C. Y., Lin, H. C., Huang, K. H. & Kuo, H. P., Oct 1 2003, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 112, 4, p. 761-767 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
Eosinophils
Nitric Oxide
Down-Regulation
Asthma