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‘Pneumonia Weather’: Short-term Effects of Meteorological Factors on Emergency Room Visits Due to Pneumonia in Seoul, Korea

Sohn S, Cho W, Kim JA, Altaluoni , Hong K, Chun BC

OBJECTIVES: Many studies have explored the relationship between short-term weather and its health effects (including pneumonia) based on mortality, although both morbidity and mortality pose a substantial burden. In this...
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Impact of Weather on Prevalence of Febrile Seizures in Children

Woo JH, Oh SB, Yim CH, Byeon JH, Eun BL

PURPOSE: Febrile seizure (FS) is the most common type of seizure in children between 6 months to 5 years of age. A family history of febrile seizures can increase the...
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The impact of climate change on pollen allergy in Korea

Oh JW

Weather may alter the concentrations of pollens which can subsequently influence the occurrence of allergic diseases. Many studies have demonstrated that greenhouse gases increase pollen concentration. Daily fluctuations in the...
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Correlation of respiratory syncytial virus infection with climate parameters and air pollution levels in Korean children during 2005–2012

Jung JH, Chu SY, Kim JY, Han TH, Park SH, Chung JY, Kim HB

PURPOSE: Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the major cause of acute lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) in infants and children. We investigated the association of meteorological conditions and air pollution...
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Perceptions regarding utilization of meteorological information in healthcare in Korea: a qualitative study

Ock M, Choi EY, Oh I, Yun SH, Kim YK, Kim H, Jo MW, Lee J

BACKGROUND: Health forecasting has been used in an attempt to provide timely and tailored meteorological information to patients and healthcare providers so that they might take appropriate actions to mitigate...
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Daily Mean Temperature and Urolithiasis Presentation in Six Cities in Korea: Time-Series Analysis

Chi BH, Chang IH, Choi SY, Suh DC, Chang CW, Choi YJ, Lee SY

Seasonal variation in urinary stone presentation is well described in the literature. However, previous studies have some limitations. To explore overall cumulative exposure-response and the heterogeneity in the relationships between...
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Ambient Particulate Matter and Emergency Department Visit for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Oh JS, Park SH, Kwak MK, Pyo CH, Park KH, Kim HB, Shin SY, Choi HJ

PURPOSE: This study aimed to explore the association between increased level of ambient particulate matter and emergency room visits for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbations. METHODS: A retrospective study was...
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Emergency Department Visits for Asthma Exacerbation due to Weather Conditions and Air Pollution in Chuncheon, Korea: A Case-Crossover Analysis

Kwon JW, Han YJ, Oh MK, Lee CY, Kim JY, Kim EJ, Kim H, Kim WJ

PURPOSE: This retrospective study was conducted to estimate the effects of climate factors and air pollution on asthma exacerbations using a case-crossover analysis. METHODS: Patients who visited the emergency department (ED)...
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The Relationship between the Number of Community Acquired Pneumonia Patients and the Weather among the Patients Who Visit ER: A Poisson Regression with Variable Selection Via Elastic net

Choi H, Park S, Kwak MK, Pyo C, Park K, Kim H, Shin S

PURPOSE: This study shows the relationship between meteorological factors and the number of community acquired pneumonia (CAP) patients in the emergency room and lag effect of meteorological factors affecting CAP. METHODS:...
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Correlations Between the Incidence of National Notifiable Infectious Diseases and Public Open Data, Including Meteorological Factors and Medical Facility Resources

Jang JH, Lee JH, Je MK, Cho MJ, Bae YM, Son HS, Ahn I

OBJECTIVES: This study was performed to investigate the relationship between the incidence of national notifiable infectious diseases (NNIDs) and meteorological factors, air pollution levels, and hospital resources in Korea. METHODS: We...
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Meteorological Conditions Related to the Onset of Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Seo JH, Jeon EJ, Park YS, Kim J, Chang KH, Yeo SW

PURPOSE: The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of meteorological factors on the onset of idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSHL). MATERIALS AND METHODS: Meteorological data from 2005...
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Age and Meteorological Factors in the Occurrence of Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage in a Metropolitan City

Kim HJ, Kim JH, Kim DR, Kang HI, Moon BG, Kim JS

OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to investigate the correlation between meteorological factors and occurrence of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) according to age. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We retrospectively analyzed the...
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Relationship between Meteorological Factors and Emergency Department Visits for Epistaxis in Korea

Kim JJ, Choi JW, Lim HW, Song YJ, Yeo NK

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Epistaxis may be related to changes in weather, but this relationship has not been well-defined. We investigated the effects of climate fluctuations (temperature, humidity, and barometric pressure)...
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Evaluation of the association of vegetation of allergenic plants and pollinosis with meteorological changes

Kim JH, Oh JW, Lee HB, Kim SW, Chung HL, Kook MH, Park KS, Kim BS, Kim JK, Lee DJ, Paik WK, Kim KR, Lee HL, Choi YJ, Yu SD, Kim JH, Cho YS

PURPOSE: There are a number of reports suggesting that widespread propagation of weeds and high concentration of weed pollen have been contributed to climate change. We investigated the interrelationship between...
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The Long and Short Incubation Periods of Plasmodium vivax Malaria in Korea: The Characteristics and Relating Factors

Kim SJ, Kim SH, Jo SN, Gwack J, Youn SK, Jang JY

BACKGROUND: The cases of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Korea are mixed with long and short incubation periods. This study aims to define clinico-epidemiologic chracteristcs of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Korea. MATERIALS...
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Effects of Meteorological Factors on the Onset of Vestibular Neuritis

Jeon EJ, Kim DH

  • KMID: 1437731
  • Res Vestib Sci.
  • 2012 Dec;11(4):116-122.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of meteorological factors on the onset of vestibular neuritis. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Meteorological data from 2004 to 2009...
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Prediction Model for Demands of the Health Meteorological Information Using a Decision Tree Method

Oh J, Kim B

  • KMID: 2268209
  • Asian Nurs Res.
  • 2010 Sep;4(3):151-162.
PURPOSE: Climate change affects human health and calls for health meteorological services. The purpose of this study is to find the significant predictors for the demands of the health meteorological...
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Correlations Between Climate Change-Related Infectious Diseases and Meteorological Factors in Korea

Kim SH, Jang JY

OBJECTIVES: Infectious diseases are known to be affected by climate change. We investigated if the infectious diseases were related to meteorological factors in Korea. METHODS: Scrub typhus, hemorrhagic fever with...
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Development of Pollen Concentration Prediction Models

Oh JW

Air-borne pollen is known as one of the major causal agents to respiratory allergic reactions. The daily number of pollen grains was monitored using Burkard volumetric spore traps at eight...
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Characteristics of allergic pollens and the recent increase of sensitization rate to weed pollen in childhood in Korea

Oh JW

Pollen is very important causing factor for allergy such as allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis, and asthma, and pollen allergy has a remarkable clinical impact all over Korea. The main pollination...
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