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Differential Cardiovascular Outcomes after Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Inhibitor, Sulfonylurea, and Pioglitazone Therapy, All in Combination with Metformin, for Type 2 Diabetes: A Population-Based Cohort
Compared with a DPP-4 inhibitor plus metformin, treatment with a sulfonylurea drug plus meetformin was associated with increased risks of total CVD, MI, and IS, whereas the use of pioglitazone plus met formin wasassociated with decreased total CVC and IS risks. Expand
A 30-year trend analysis in the epidemiology of inflammatory bowel disease in the Songpa-Kangdong District of Seoul, Korea in 1986-2015.
  • Sang Hyoung Park, Ye-Jee Kim, +19 authors Suk-Kyun Yang
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Crohn's & colitis
  • 28 October 2019
The incidence and prevalence of IBD in Korea have continued to increase over the past three decades and Korean patients have distinct demographic and phenotypic characteristics including a male predominance and high frequency of perianal fistula/abscess in CD and high proportion of proctitis in UC. Expand
Zolpidem Use and Risk of Fracture in Elderly Insomnia Patients
Zolpidem could increase the risk of fracture in elderly insomnia patients and should be prescribed carefully and the elderly should be provided with sufficient patient education. Expand
β1 selectivity of β-blockers and reduced risk of fractures in elderly hypertension patients.
It is suggested that β1 selective BBs reduce the risk of fractures compared to other classes of antihypertensives in an elderly population, which could have practical applications for strategies to control and prevent adverse outcomes from both hypertension and osteoporosis in this population. Expand
Drug persistency of cholinesterase inhibitors for patients with dementia of Alzheimer type in Korea
The 1-year persistency rate of ChEIs for AD patients in Korea did not reach those of previous researches in other countries, and patients less likely to remain on therapy should be especially monitored to optimize treatment persistence. Expand
Prevalence and incidence of sarcoidosis in Korea: a nationwide population-based study
In comparison with previous reports, the prevalence and incidence of sarcoidosis in Korea have increased and middle-aged women showed the highest risk. Expand
Totally laparoscopic or robot-assisted pancreaticoduodenectomy versus open surgery for periampullary neoplasms: separate systematic reviews and meta-analyses
Compared to OPD, TLPD and RAPD were feasible and oncologically safe procedures and remained in the early training phase, however, there are no prospective studies, and the majority of the studies on TLPD or robot-assisted pancreaticoduodenectomy have remaining in theEarly training phase. Expand
Utilization Patterns of Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs in Elderly Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
Investigation of disease-modifying antirheumatic drug utilization in Korean elderly patients with rheumatoid arthritis found DMARD use in elderly RA patients was noticeably low, although drug prescriptions showed an increasing trend during the study period. Expand
Comparison of the Safety of Seven Iodinated Contrast Media
The frequency of AEs by organ class was significantly different between individual media and should be considered when selecting a medium among various IOCM and when monitoring patients during and after its use to ensure optimum usage and patient safety. Expand
Pregnancy outcomes in Korean women with ankylosing spondylitis
Pregnancy outcomes in Korean women with ankylosing spondylitis are investigated to find out whether Caesarean section deliveries were performed more often and whether other maternal complications and offspring complications were similar between women with AS and healthy control subjects. Expand