Category archives for Lung Function

Relation Between Interleukin-17 Level in Sputum Induction with FEF25-75% in Asthma

Salva Badjarad, Daniel Maranatha Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Airlangga, RSUD Dr. Soetomo, Surabaya Abstract Background: Asthma is a chronic obstructive airway disease markedly by inflammation and airway hyperresponsiveness. Astma is one of causes of morbidity and mortality in Indonesia. Asthma has different manifestations of inflammatory patterns such as Th1, Th2 and […]

Comparison of Cardiopulmonary Endurance, Lung Function Test and Salivary Superoxide Dismutase (SOD) Levels Among Smokers and Non Smokers

Decky Gunawan,1 Rizna Tyrani Rumanti,2 Cindra Paskaria3 1Bagian Fisiologi Universitas Kristen Maranatha Bandung 2Bagian Anatomi Universitas Kristen Maranatha Bandung 3Bagian Ilmu Kesehatan Masyarakat Universitas Kristen Maranatha Bandung Abstract Background: Smoking is one of human lifestyle which difficult to abandon and can cause health problems. Eighty five percent of households in Indonesia exposed to smoke with […]

Pulmonary Function Test of Traffic Policeman in Tangerang

Rofiman, Faisal Yunus, Feni Fitriani Taufik Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Background: Tangerang has developed to being big city causing development oftraffic and vehicles volume. The fumes, chemical and particles present in the emission are reported to influence the people especially traffic policemen. This study was taken […]

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 […]

Cumulative Exposure of Dust Stone Serum Levels to Interleukin-13 and Lung Function of Breaking Stones Workers

Ida Ayu Jasminarti, Winariani Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi Universitas Airlangga Surabaya Abstract Background: Stone mining is a profession with high risks to occupational lung disease due to silica inhalation in working environment causing silicosis. Silicosis is a fibrosing disease of the lungs caused by the inhalation, retention, and pulmonary reaction to crystalline silica. Particles […]

Comparison of Forced Expiratory Flow (FEF)25-75% Values of Smokers and Non Smokers

Anik Sukmawati, Muhammad Amin Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya Abstract Background: Cigarette smoking causes small airway obstruction (SAO) and is the harbinger of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The reduction in FEF25-75% associated with chronic cigarette smoking can be explained by loss of lung elastic recoil pressure which reduces […]

Prevalence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) in Patients with Mild to Severe COPD Based on Berlin Questionnaire and Polysomnography

Ratih Pahlesia,1 Faisal Yunus,1 Budhi Antariksa,1 Ratnawati,1 Dody Widodo1 1Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta 2Departemen THT Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Background: Patients with COPD may have a concomitant sleep apnea that can further exacerbate their gas exchange during sleep. They have an increased risk […]

Effect of Omega 3 in Interleukin-4 Serum Levels and FEV1 of Asthmatic Patients

Navratilova Melfia, Suradi, Sutanto SMF Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RS Dr. Moewardi, Surakarta Abstract Background: Treatment of asthma is to achieve controled asthma. Decline in a proinflamatory asthma cytokine, interleukin-4 (IL-4) serum improve lung function in order to reach the level of asthma control. Omega 3 suppress the secretion of […]

Respiratory Failure of Myasthenia Gravis Patients

Rizki Nur Amalia,1 Menaldi Rasmin2 1Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Airlangga, RSUP Dr.Soetomo, Surabaya 2Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RSUP Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune disease that affects neuromuscular transmission causing muscle weakness in local and wide. Myasthenic crisis is an emergency in the field […]

Related Factors of Asthma Control Level in Dr. Soetomo Hospital

Ni Wayan Candrawati, Muhammad Amin Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Airlangga, RSUD Dr. Soetomo, Surabaya Abstract Introduction: Identifying and treating modifiable risk factors associated with asthma control can optimalize asthma control. Factors associated with uncontrolled asthma are age, sex, educational level, smoking, FEV1, co-morbidities and overweight. The aim of study was to […]

Increase of Malondialdehyde Serum Level After Pulmonary Rehabilitation Reduce Depression and Improve Quality of Life in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients

Dewi Kartikaningsih, Susanthy Djajalaksana, Moch. Ridwan, Harun Al Rasyid Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Brawijaya, Malang Departemen Ilmu Kedokteran Fisik dan Rehabilitasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Brawijaya, Malang Departemen Ilmu Kesehatan Masyarakat, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Brawijaya, Malang Abstract Background: Depression is a major comorbid for COPD patients and associated with decline in health […]

COPD Assesment Test Score, Modified Medical Research Council Dyspnea Scale With Forced Expiratory Volume In One Second and Exacerbation Risk In Stable COPD

Dewi Manihuruk, Pandiaman Pandia, Amira Tarigan, Putri Chairani Eyanoer Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sumatera Utara, RSUP H. Adam Malik Medan Abstract Background: COPD is considered as a complex disease and global problem that is predicted to be the third most common cause of death by 2030. The 2014 GOLD (Global Strategy for […]

The Influence of Age and Pulmonary Function On Oxygen Saturation At Above 8000 Feet In An Aircraft

Alima Sari Sihotang, Pandiaman Pandia, Amira Permatasari, Putri Eyanoer Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sumatera Utara,RSUP H. Adam Malik Medan Abstract Background: Changes of air pressure, temperature and humidity on an altitude will result in a decrease of oxygen partial pressure and oxygen saturation, as well as drier air, and this […]

The Effect of Exercise on Oxygen Saturation in Patients with Stabled COPD

Anriany Hanzy Sinambela, Amira Permatasari Tarigan, Pandiaman Pandia Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sumatera Utara, RSUP H. Adam Malik Medan Abstract Background: Hypoxemia during exercise could be occured in COPD and could decreased pulmonary rehabilitation tolerance. The purposed of this study is to determine the effect of exercise on oxygen saturation […]

Differences Between Upper Limb and Lower Limb Exercise to Training Capacity and Fat-Free Mass of Stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients

Zakiah Novianti¹, Suradi¹, Muchsin Doewes² ¹Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret ²Departemen Kedokteran Olahraga, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret Abstract Backgound: Exercise intolerance is one of the main factors limiting participation in activities of daily living among individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Depletion of fat-free mass (FFM) significantly contributes […]

The Influence Of Erdostein in Glutathione, IL-8 Level, VEP1 Value, and CAT Score in Stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients

Yunita Puspitasari, Suradi, Reviono Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RS Dr. Moewardi Surakarta Abstract Background: Peripheral airway inflammation and structural airway injury in COPD functionally contribute to expiratory airflow limitation. The study aims to investigate the influence of erdostein in GSH, IL-8 level, VEP₁ value and CAT score in […]

Procalcitonin Role in the Field Pulmonology

Hendra Koncoro¹, Ida Bagus Suta² ¹Departemen Ilmu Penyakit Dalam, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Udayana, RSUP Sanglah Denpasar ²Divisi Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi Bagian/ SMF Ilmu Penyakit Dalam, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Udayana, RSUP Sanglah Denpasar Abstract Development of medical science in respirology is unattached to importance of diagnostic and therapeutic aspect. New diagnostic tools surfaced as […]

Lung Functions and Their Influencing Factors on Traffic Policemen in Central Jakarta

Martinus Ginting, Faisal Yunus, Budhi Antariksa Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RS Persahabatan Jakarta Abstract Introduction: Air pollution due to road traffic is a serious health hazard and thus the persons who are continuously pollutant exposed, may be at an increased risk. In this respect, traffic policemen are at a […]

Exposure of Wheat Flour Dust Exposure to Occupational Asthma at Bakery Workers PT X in Medan

Desdiani¹, Faisal Yunus², Nuryunita Nainggolan¹, Putri Chairani Eyanoer³ ¹Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sumatera Utara, RSUP H. Adam Malik Medan ²Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RS Persahabatan, Jakarta ³Lembaga Penelitian Pengembangan Masyarakat Universitas Sumatera Utara Abstract Background: Wheat flour dust can cause occupational asthma of bakery […]

Exhaled Carbon Monoxide Levels in Smokers and Non Smokers and Related Factors

Iin Rahmania Inayatillah, Elisna Syahrudin, Agus Dwi Susanto Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia,RS Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Background: Smoking has been considered as a prime cause of carbon monoxide (CO) exposures. Exhaled air CO measurement is a reliable indicator for smoking status. This study aimed to measure exhaled air CO levels […]

Antibiotic Effects on Sputum Interleukin 8 (Il-8) Sputum and Dyspneu Scale in Stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Yeni Putri, Taufik, Yusrizal Chan, Irvan Medison Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Andalas, Rumah Sakit Umum Pusat M. Djamil, Padang Abstract Backgrounds: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammation of the airway that is persistent and progressive. Patient with stable COPD frequently have bacterial colonization in lower respiratory tract […]

Correlation between Tuberculosis Sequelae with 6 Minute Walking Test in Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis Sequelae

Azzaky, Bambang Sigit Riyanto, IkaTrisnawati, Barmawi Hisyam, Sumardi, Eko Budiono, Heni Retnowulan Sub Bagian Penyakit Paru Ilmu Penyakit Dalam Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Gajah Mada, RSUP Dr. Sardjito, Yogyakarta Abstract Background: Tuberculosis (TB) often result in diffuse fibrosis in the lung tissue, resulting in decreased lung function as a whole. Functional walking test, for example the six minute walking test […]

Batik Wax Vapour (Malam) Exposure on Lung Function and Occupational Asthma of Traditional Batik Industry Workers

Eva Lydia Munthe¹, Suradi¹, Eddy Surjanto¹, Faisal Yunus² Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Sebelas Maret, RSUD dr. Moewardi, Surakarta Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RS Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Background: Batik is a high artistic craft and a part of Indonesian culture especially in Java that using heating wax […]

Respiratory Symptoms and Lung Function in Worker Exposed to Carbon Black Dust in Ink Factory

Royani Nurrohman, Fachrial Harahap, Feni Fitriani Taufik, Agus Dwi Susanto Departemen Pulmonologi dan Ilmu Kedokteran Respirasi Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia, RS Persahabatan, Jakarta Abstract Background: Advances in the industrial sector gives good and bad impact. Dust generated in industrial processes may adversely affect the health of the lungs. No studies on the effects of carbon black dust […]