English  |  正體中文  |  简体中文  |  Items with full text/Total items : 16984/19280 (88%)
Visitors : 8549698      Online Users : 431
RC Version 7.0 © Powered By DSPACE, MIT. Enhanced by NTU Library IR team.
Scope Tips:
  • please add "double quotation mark" for query phrases to get precise results
  • please goto advance search for comprehansive author search
  • Adv. Search
    HomeLoginUploadHelpAboutAdminister Goto mobile version
    Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://ir.cnu.edu.tw/handle/310902800/31028

    標題: Incident asthma and Mycoplasma pneumoniae: A nationwide cohort study
    作者: Yeh, Jun-Jun
    Wang, Yu-Chiao
    Hsu, Wu-Huei
    Kao, Chia-Hung
    貢獻者: Chia Yi Christian Hosp, Ditmanson Med Fdn, Dept Chest Med & Family Med
    Chia Nan Univ Pharm & Sci
    Meiho Univ
    China Med Univ Hosp, Management Off Hlth Data
    China Med Univ Hosp, Sch Med
    China Med Univ Hosp, Grad Inst Clin Med Sci
    China Med Univ Hosp, Coll Med, Sch Med
    China Med Univ Hosp, Dept Nucl Med
    China Med Univ Hosp, PET Ctr
    關鍵字: Mycoplasma pneumoniae
    cohort study
    日期: 2016-04
    上傳時間: 2018-01-18 11:40:09 (UTC+8)
    出版者: Mosby-Elsevier
    摘要: Background: Previous studies investigating the relationship between Mycoplasma pneumoniae and incident asthma in the general population have been inconclusive. Objective: We conducted a nationwide cohort study to clarify this relationship. Methods: Using the National Health Insurance Research Database of Taiwan, we identified 1591 patients with M pneumoniae infection (International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification code 4830) given diagnoses between 2000 and 2008. We then frequency matched 6364 patients without M pneumoniae infection from the general population according to age, sex, and index year. Cox proportional hazards regression analysis was performed to determine the adjusted hazard ratio (aHR) of the occurrence of asthma in the M pneumoniae cohort compared with that in the non-M pneumoniae cohort. Results: Regardless of comorbidities and the use of antibiotic or steroid therapies, patients with M pneumonia infection had a higher risk of incident asthma than those without it. The aHR of asthma was 3.35 (95% CI, 2.71-4.15) for the M pneumoniae cohort, with a significantly higher risk when patients were stratified by age, sex, follow-up time, and comorbidities, including allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis, or allergic conjunctivitis. Patients with M pneumoniae infection had a higher risk of having early-onset (age, <12 years; aHR, 2.87) and late-onset (age, >= 12 years; aHR, 3.95) asthma. The aHR was also higher within the less than 2-year follow-up in the M pneumoniae cohort (aHR, 4.41; 95% CI, 3.40-5.74) than in the cohort without the infection. Conclusion: This study found that incident cases of early-onset and late-onset asthma are closely related to M pneumoniae infection, even in nonatopic patients.
    Appears in Collections:[嬰幼兒保育系] 期刊論文

    Files in This Item:

    File Description SizeFormat

    All items in CNU IR are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved.

    DSpace Software Copyright © 2002-2004  MIT &  Hewlett-Packard  /   Enhanced by   NTU Library IR team Copyright ©   - Feedback