Yu-ming Qin

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OBJECTIVE Kawasaki disease (KD) is an acute and self-limited systemic vasculitis syndrome of unknown origin that mainly affects small and medium-sized arteries, particularly the coronary arteries, which is followed by aneurysm formation. Increased levels of matrix metalloproteinase-1 (MMP-1) have been detected in aortic aneurysms in adults, suggesting an(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the risk factors for fulminant myocarditis by analyzing clinical symptoms/signs or laboratory findings in children with viral myocarditis. METHODS The medical data of 71 children with acute viral myocarditis from March 2005 to September 2008 were retrospectively studied. They were classified into fulminant (n=16) and non-fulminant(More)
OBJECTIVE Restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) is rare in children, and little is known about the molecular basis of RCM. The aim of this study was to investigate the clinical and myopathological characteristics and to detect mutations on cardiac sarcomere protein genes in three idiopathic pediatric RCMs. METHODS Detailed clinical characteristics and familiar(More)
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