Tag archives for Asthma

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 […]

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 […]

Association Between Vitamin D level with Asthma Control Level

Aulia Rahim, Masrul Basyar,Yessy Susanty Sabri, Sabrina Ermayanti Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Andalas, Padang Abstract Background: Vitamin D has a role as an immunomodulator in asthma. Low vitamin D levels are associated with poor asthma control, reduced lung function, resistence steroid and e acerbation. Little is known about vitamin D in […]

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 […]

Association between Serum Magnesium Level and Degree of Asthma Control

Hendresta, Yessy S Sabri, Masrul Basyar, Oea Khairsyaf Departemen Pulmonologi dan Kedokteran Respirasi, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Andalas Abstract Background: Magnesium has important rule to prevent bronchoconstriction in asthma, effected smooth muscle relaxation. Hypomagnesemia related to bronchial hyperresponsivity¬†that can lead to poor control of asthma. The aim of this study is to determine association between serum […]