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급성 간질성 폐렴의 전국적 현황 조사

Other Titles
 Nationwide surveillance of acute interstitial pneumonia in Korea 
Authors
 김병주  ;  김한아  ;  송영화  ;  유진호  ;  김성국  ;  박성종  ;  김경원  ;  김규언  ;  김동수  ;  박준동  ;  안강모  ;  김효빈  ;  정향민  ;  강 춘  ;  홍수종 
Citation
 Korean Journal of Pediatrics, Vol.52(3) : 324-329, 2009 
Journal Title
 Korean Journal of Pediatrics 
ISSN
 1738-1061 
Issue Date
2009
Keywords
Acute interstitial pneumonia ; Child ; Prevalence ; Virus
Abstract
PURPOSE: Acute interstitial pneumonia (AIP) is a rare disease, but its prognosis is fatal because of lack of efficient treatment modality. Recently, it has been reported that there was epidemic AIP in Korea. This study aims to investigate the past and current status of AIP in Korea. METHODS: We performed a nationwide survey and a prospective study. From August 6 to 15, 2008, a questionnaire survey was conducted to identify the prevalence, local distribution, and response to current treatments. The questionnaire was answered by pediatrician working in 23 referral centers in Korea. In addition, 5 referral centers in Seoul performed a preliminary prospective observational study by obtaining clinical data and specimens from appropriate patients. The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analyzed the samples for possible pathogens. RESULTS: The survey showed 78 AIP cases had occurred and 36 patients had died. Lung biopsy was performed only on 20 patients. In 2008, 9 AIP cases developed. In a prospective study, 9 (M:F=5:4) patients developed AIP in spring and 7 (78%) died, with the mean rate of death occurring 46 days after diagnosis. Human corona virus 229 E, cytomegalovirus, influenza A virus, influenza B virus, and parainfluenza virus were isolated from the respiratory specimens. CONCLUSION: This study showed nationwide prevalence of AIP in Korea. In addition, because of the high mortality rate and rapid progress, pediatricians need to be aware of the disease. Further studies and a nationwide network are required for reducing the morbidity and mortality rates related to AIP
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DOI
10.3345/kjp.2009.52.3.324
Appears in Collections:
1. College of Medicine (의과대학) > Dept. of Pediatrics (소아청소년과학교실) > 1. Journal Papers
Yonsei Authors
Kim, Kyung Won(김경원) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4529-6135
Kim, Kyu Earn(김규언)
Kim, Dong Soo(김동수)
URI
https://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/103659
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