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The association of potassium intake with bone mineral density and the prevalence of osteoporosis among older Korean adults

Ha J, Kim SA, Lim K, Shin S

BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Osteoporosis is characterized by low bone mass and results in vulnerability to fracture. Calcium and vitamin D are known to play an important role in bone health. Recently, potassium...
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Failure of hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance: inadequate echogenic window and macronodular parenchyma as potential culprits

Kim YY, An C, Kim DY, Aljoqiman , Choi JY, Kim MJ

PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to examine the associations between ultrasonography (US) quality and clinical outcomes in patients undergoing surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma. METHODS: Between 2008 and 2013, 155...
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The National Influenza Surveillance System of Korea

Choi WS

Influenza is a very important respiratory infectious disease that causes seasonal epidemics and pandemics. A well-organized surveillance system is necessary to monitor and respond effectively to the epidemiologic features of...
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Assessing Seasonality of Acute Febrile Respiratory Tract Infections and Medication Use

Park J, Choi WS, Lee HY, Kim KH, Kim DS

BACKGROUND: Monitoring appropriate medication categories can provide early warning of certain disease outbreaks. This study aimed to present a methodology for selecting and monitoring medications relevant to the surveillance of...
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Trend of health care utilization of cleft lip and/or palate in Korea during 2007–2016

Hong M, Baek SH

OBJECTIVE: This study is performed to investigate the trend of health care (HC) utilization among cleft lip and/or palate (CL/P) during 2007–2016 by using data from the Korean National Health...
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Lung Cancer Risk and Residential Exposure to Air Pollution: A Korean Population-Based Case-Control Study

Lamichhane DK, Kim HC, Choi CM, Shin MH, Shim YM, Leem JH, Ryu JS, Nam HS, Park SM

PURPOSE: To investigate the association between long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and lung cancer incidence in Koreans. MATERIALS AND METHODS: This was a population-based case-control study covering 908 lung cancer...
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Pitfalls in surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma: How successful is it in the real world?

Wong LL, Reyes RJ, Kwee SA, Hernandez , Kalathil S, Tsai NC

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with ultrasound in high-risk populations is generally believed to improve opportunities for treatment. However, tumors are still missed due to various factors. This study...
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Burdens of Cardiometabolic Diseases Attributable to Dietary and Metabolic Risks in Korean Adults 2012–2013

Cho Y, Cudhea F, Park JH, Mozaffarian D, Singh G, Shin MJ

PURPOSE: In line with epidemiological and sociocultural changes in Korea over the past decades, reliable estimation of diseases as a result of dietary and metabolic risks is required. In this...
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Increased risk of breast cancer in women with uterine myoma: a nationwide, population-based, case-control study

Tseng JJ, Chen YH, Chiang HY, Lin CH

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate if uterine myoma is associated with breast cancer. METHODS: This case-control study used a nationwide database in Taiwan. We identified 24,315 patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer as...
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Impact of Serum Leptin to Adiponectin Ratio on Regression of Metabolic Syndrome in High-Risk Individuals: The ARIRANG Study

Kang DR, Yadav D, Koh SB, Kim JY, Ahn SV

PURPOSE: The ratio of serum leptin to adiponectin (L/A ratio) could be used as a marker for insulin resistance. However, few prospective studies have investigated the impact of L/A ratio on...
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Lack of Superiority for Soluble ST2 over High Sensitive C-Reactive Protein in Predicting High Risk Coronary Artery Calcium Score in a Community Cohort

Oh J, Park S, Yu HT, Chang HJ, Lee SH, Kang SM, Choi D

PURPOSE: Soluble ST2 (sST2) is an emerging prognostic biomarker in patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD). A recent study showed that sST2 predicted incident hypertension. High sensitive C-reactive protein (hsCRP) has...
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Prevalence and risk factors of periodontitis among adults with or without diabetes mellitus

Hong M, Kim HY, Seok H, Yeo CD, Kim YS, Song JY, Lee YB, Lee DH, Lee JI, Lee TK, Ahn HS, Ko YH, Jeong SC, Chae HS, Sohn TS

BACKGROUND/AIMS: This study examined prevalence and risk factors of periodontitis in representative samples of Korean adults, with and without diabetes mellitus (DM). METHODS: Data from the 2012 Korean National Health and...
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Active surveillance for nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer

Miyake M, Fujimoto K, Hirao Y

Nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) is known to be a heterogeneous malignancy that requires varying treatment modalities and follow-up schedules. Low-grade Ta papillary tumors are categorized as low-risk NMIBC because...
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The Epidemiology of Myasthenia Gravis in Korea

Lee HS, Lee HS, Shin HY, Choi YC, Kim SM

PURPOSE: An epidemiological study of myasthenia gravis (MG) has not been performed in Korea. The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence and incidence of MG in Korea. MATERIALS...
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Current status of active surveillance in prostate cancer

Chung MS, Lee SH

Active surveillance (AS) is a management strategy involving close monitoring the course of disease with the expectation to intervene if the cancer progress, in a super-selected group of low-risk prostate...
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The Risk of Metachronous Advanced Colorectal Neoplasia Rises in Parallel with an Increasing Number of High-Risk Findings at Baseline

Lee SM, Kim JH, Sung IK, Hong SN

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Colorectal adenomas that are > or =10 mm have villous histology or high-grade dysplasia, or that are associated with > or =3 adenomas are considered high-risk for metachronous advanced...
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Who Neglects Neglected Tropical Diseases? - Korean Perspective

Choi MH, Yu JR, Hong ST

Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of tropical infectious diseases of poorest people. Of 17 NTDs managed by WHO, two, guinea worm disease (by 2015) and yaws (by 2020)...
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Measles Elimination Activities in the Western Pacific Region: Experience from the Republic of Korea

Choe YJ, Jee Y, Oh MD, Lee JK

We describe the global status of measles control and elimination, including surveillance and vaccination coverage data provided by the World Health Organization (WHO). Since 2000, two doses of measles vaccine...
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Factors Associated with Cataract in Korea: A Community Health Survey 2008-2012

Rim TH, Kim DW, Kim SE, Kim SS

PURPOSE: To investigate sociodemographic factors, health behaviors, and comorbidities associated with cataracts in a large, nationally representative Korean sample. MATERIALS AND METHODS: This cross-sectional study included 715554 adults aged 40 years...
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Elevation of Serum Aminotransferase Levels and Future Risk of Death from External Causes: A Prospective Cohort Study in Korea

Sohn J, Kang DR, Kim HC, Cho J, Choi YJ, Kim C, Suh I

PURPOSE: The association between liver enzymes and death from external causes has not been examined. We investigated the association between serum aminotransferase levels and external-cause mortality in a large prospective...
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