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Analysis on the cause of eosinophilia in a neonatal intensive care unit
Jeoung Young Kim, Hyo Bin Im, Min Jung Sung, Sang Hee Son, Son Sang Seo
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2010;53(1):28-32.   Published online January 15, 2010
Purpose : Although eosinophilia is a common laboratory finding in many neonatal intensive care units (ICUs), its causative mechanisms remain obscure. We aimed to determine the causes of eosinophilia in the neonatal ICU environment. Methods : Serial eosinophil counts were determined weekly for 288 hospitalized, appropriately grown neonates. Infants were divided into four groups according to gestational age, and the...
Analysis of anthropometric data for premature infants of 26 to 35 weeks of gestation; comparison with the data of 1960's
Ji A Aum, Hee Jin Jung, Jae Won Huh, Sang Hee Son
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2007;50(6):543-548.   Published online June 15, 2007
Purpose : The anthropometric data of newborns published by Lubchenco et al in the 1960's have been most commonly used in Korea as a standard of newborn growth. We hypothesized that Lubchenco's data have limitations for Korean premature infants born in the 2000's. We analyzed and compared the data of birth weight, length, and head circumference. Methods : The medical records...
Outbreak of Acinetobacter septicemia in a neonatal intensive care unit
Myo Jing Kim, Hye Jin Lee, Sang Hee Son, Jae Won Huh
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2006;49(5):494-499.   Published online May 15, 2006
Purpose : Acinetobacter baumannii is increasingly recognized as an important cause of nosocomial infection, especially in neonatal intensive care units. But little is known about the clinical significance and hospital epidemiology of Acinetobacter species other than A. baumannii. The objective of this study is to describe the clinical characteristics and epidemiology of septicemia due to Acinetobacter species other than A....
Risk factors and clinical characteristics of necrotizing enterocolitis in full-term newborns
Young Mi Jeoung, Hyun Gon Je, Sang Hee Son
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2006;49(5):489-493.   Published online May 15, 2006
Purpose : The purpose of this study was to determine those factors which could contribute to the development of necrotizing enterocolitis(NEC) in fullterm. Methods : We retrospectively reviewed the medical record of 20 full-terms with NEC(≥modified Bell's staging criteria IIa) who were admitted to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Il Sin Christian hospital from January 1998 through July 2005, and...
Factors which contribute to time of first stool and first urine passage in Newborns
Hye Jin Lee, Hyun Gon Jae, Sang Hee Son
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2006;49(5):482-488.   Published online May 15, 2006
Purpose : To evaluate the factors which contribute to the time of the first stool and the first urine passage. Methods : We retrospectively reviewed a chart of 1,221 infants ≥34 weeks of gestational age admitted to the normal newborn nursery of Il Sin Christian Hospital, Busan, from November 2004 to April 2005. We compared the time to first stool and...
The Diagnostic Value of Gross Bloody Stool on Intussusception
Kyung Ah Nam, Sang Hee Lee, Sang Hee Son, Su Jin Jung, Son Sang Seo
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2004;47(8):851-854.   Published online August 15, 2004
Purpose : To evaluate the diagnostic value of gross bloody stools as a predictor of intussusception. Methods : We reviewed 159 cases retrospectively that had an ultrasound examination for diagnosis of intussusception from January 2001 to December 2003 at Ilsin Christian Hospital. We compared each symptom and assessed the diagnostic value of gross bloody stools in the patients with suspected intussusception. Results...
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