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Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR) of Anti-Tuberculosis Treatment Among TB Patients

Reni,1,2 Tri Yunis Miko Wahyono,1 Yulismar3 1Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat, Universitas Indonesia 2Badan Pengawas Obat dan Makanan 3Perkumpulan Pemberantasan Tuberkulosis Indonesia Wilayah DKI Jakarta Abstract Background: In 2015, Indonesia was ranked 2nd out of 20 countries with the highest tuberculosis patients in the world. Long term exposure to anti-tuberculosis medication and polypharmacy increase risk of ADR […]

Ultraviolet Rays Exposure on Levels of Interleukin 17 in Controlled Partial Asthma Patients

Abdulloh Najich, Arief Bakhtiar, Muhammad Amin Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Airlangga, RSUD Dr. Soetomo, Surabaya Abstract Background: Asthma is a serious public health problem in the world, its prevalence is increasing in areas away from the equator, the effect of exposure to ultraviolet (UV) from the sun as protection of allergies. […]

Prevalence of Depression in Outward COPD Patients Based on Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview Version ICD-10

Nurfitriani Usman,1 Faisal Yunus,1 Tribowo Tuahta Ginting2 1Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta 2Departemen Ilmu Kedokteran Jiwa, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Background: Patients with COPD typically elderly, have comorbid diseases and their significant relations with their smoking history. One of the most frequent comorbid in […]

The Comparison of Smokers and Non Smokers Lung Age In Korem 032 Soldier Wirabraja Padang

Aleksis, Oea Kharisyaf, Deddy Herman, Yessy S. Sabri Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Andalas, RSUP Dr. M Djamil Padang Abstract Background: Lung age is resulted from FEV1 value equation of non smoker health individual to the real crhonological age. we need a specific formula and FEV1 Value. The aim of the study […]

Effect of Simvastatin Against Serum levels of MMP-9 and Values FEV1% in Stable COPD

Indah Juliana, Suradi, Ana Rima Setijadi Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RSUD Dr. Moewardi, Surakarta Abstract Background: Inflammation of COPD is persistent and progressive. Chronic inhalation of cigarette smoke causes the neutrophil infiltration into the airways, release cytokines, proinflammatory chemokines and proteases, especially MMP-9. Structural abnormalities lead to hyperinflation and […]

Diagnostic Accuracy of Ultrasonography Guided Transthoracic Needle Aspiration for Diagnosing Lung Cancer

Sahdra Saragih,1 Noni Novisari Soeroso,1 Fajrinur Syarani,1 Fotarisman Zalukhu,2 Netty Delvrita Lubis3 1Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sumatera Utara, RSUP H. Adam Malik, Medan 2Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat, Universitas Sumatera Utara 3Departemen Radiologi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sumatera Utara, RSUP H. Adam Malik, Medan Abstract Background: Imaging-guided transthoracic needle aspiration (TTNA) are widely applied […]

Proportion and Profile of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Mutation in Young Lung Adenocarcinoma

Mia Elhidsi, Sita Laksmi Andarini, Achmad Hudoyo Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Background: Epidermal growth factor receptor mutation is associated with Lung Adenocarcinoma carcinogenesis particularly in young patients which don’t have long exposure to smoke as carcinogen. This study investigates the profile of epidermal growth factor receptor […]

The Effect of Amniotic Membrane Mesenchymal Stem Cell Conditioned Media (MSC-CM) on Cigarette Smoke Induced Lung Damage (an experimental study in mice)

Handi Priambodo,1 Suradi,1 Reviono,1 Yusup S Sutanto,1 Ana Rima,1 Harsini,1 Yuyun Rindiastuti,2 Abdurahman Laqif,3 Indah Julianto2 1Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RSUD Dr. Moewardi, Surakarta 2Departemen Kulit dan Kelamin, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RSUD Dr. Moewardi, Surakarta 3Departemen Obstetri dan Ginekologi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RSUD Dr. Moewardi, […]

The Role of T-Helper 17 Cells in Asthma

Arry Setyowati, Jatu Aphridasari Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RSUD Dr. Moewardi, Surakarta Abstract Asthma is a worldwide health problem with increasing prevalence in several countries. Inflammatory disorders of chronic breath channel on asthma involves a lot of cells and cellular elements. Inflammatory tract in asthma is triggered by response […]

The Role of Xanthine in Pulmonary Obstructive Disease

Budi Yanti,1 Menaldi Rasmin2 1SMF Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Syiah Kuala, RSUD Dr. Zainoel Abidin, Banda Aceh 2 Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Theophylline has been used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) for over 60 years and remains […]