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    • Therapeutic Effect of the Tuber of Alisma orientale on Lipopolysaccharide-Induced Acute Lung Injury 

      Kim, Kyun Ha; Kwun, Min Jung; Choi, Jun-Yong; Ahn, Kyung-Seop; Oh, Sei-Ryang; Lee, Yong Gyu; Christman, John W.; Sadikot, Ruxana T.; Han, Chang Woo; Joo, Myungsoo (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2013)
      Although Alisma orientale, an ethnic herb, has been prescribed for treating various diseases in Asian traditional medicine, experimental evidence to support its therapeutic effects is lacking. Here, we sought to determine ...
    • Transcriptional Events during the Recovery from MRSA Lung Infection: A Mouse Pneumonia Model 

      Chen, Jiwang; Feng, Gang; Guo, Qiang; Wardenburg, Juliane B.; Lin, Simon; Inoshima, Ichiro; Deaton, Ryan; Yuan, Jason X. J.; Garcia, Joe G. N.; Machado, Roberto F.; Otto, Michael; Wunderink, Richard G. (Public Library of Science, 2013-08)
      Community associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) is an emerging threat to human health throughout the world. Rodent MRSA pneumonia models mainly focus on the early innate immune responses to MRSA ...
    • Use of spirometry in the diagnosis of COPD: A qualitative study in primary care 

      Joo, Min J.; Sharp, Lisa K.; Au, David H.; Lee, Todd A.; Fitzgibbon, Marian L. (Informa Healthcare, 2013-08)
      Guidelines that recommend spirometry to confirm airflow obstruction among patients with suspected COPD are not routinely followed. We conducted a qualitative study to identify attitudes and barriers of primary care physicians ...
    • The validity of using ICD-9 codes and pharmacy records to identify patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 

      Cooke, Colin R.; Joo, Min J.; Anderson, Stephen M.; Lee, Todd A.; Udris, Edmunds M.; Johnson, Eric; Au, David H. (BioMed Central, 2011-02-16)
      Background: Administrative data is often used to identify patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), yet the validity of this approach is unclear. We sought to develop a predictive model utilizing ...