PATIENT CARE

DEPARTMENTS & CENTERS

余光輝醫師(Dr. YU, KUANG-HUI)

Languages

Mandarin,English

Expertise

Gout, SLE (systemic lupus erythematosus), RA (rheumatoid arthritis), Ankylosing Spondylitis, Asthma & Allergy

Current Position

  • Board Member of Taiwan Immunology Society
  • Board Member of Taiwan Evidence-Based Medicine Association
  • Center for Evidence Based Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital.
  • Associate Professor, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medic

Education

  • 1987-1988 Internship Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
  • 1981-1988 Bachelor of Medicine, June 1988 Department of Medicine, Taipei Medical College, Taipei, Ta

Professional Experience

  • Feb. 2012 ~ Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung University
  • July 2004 ~ Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital.
  • July 2000 ~ Attending Physician of Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Chang Gung Mem
  • July, 2010 ~ Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
  • July 2007 ~ Director, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospita
  • July 1993 – June 2000: Associate Attending Physician of Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheuma
  • July 1991 – June 1993: Fellowship of Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Chang Gung
  • September 2005 ~ Deputy Director, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Chang Gung Memo
  • February 2005 ~ Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung University.
  • July 1988 – June 1991: Residentship of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital.

Certifications

  • TAIWAN EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE ASSOCIATION
  • THE ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY MEDICINE OF R. O. C.
  • THE RHEUMATISM ASSOCIATION, R. O. C.
  • THE CHINESE SOCIETY OF IMMUNOLOGY
  • March 24, 1992. The Board of Internal Medicine, Taiwan CERTIFICATION No. 3149
  • October 3, 1993 The Board of Immunology, Taiwan CERTIFICATION No. 174
  • September 1993 The Board of Rheumatology, Taiwan CERTIFICATION No. 163
  • Janurary 6, 1997 The Board of Family Medicine, Taiwan CERTIFICATION No. 3930
  • THE SOCIETY OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, R. O. C.

Publications

  • Younger age of onset of gout In Taiwan. , Rheumatology 2003;42:166-170. (SCI IF 4.435; Rheumatology 6/30=20%) , Yu KH, Luo SF*.
  • Intraarticular tophi in a joint without previous gouty attack. , J Rheumatol 2003;30:1868-1870. (SCI IF 3.173; Rheumatology 11/30) , Yu KH,
  • Concomitant septic and gouty arthritis – an analysis of 30 cases. , Rheumatology 2003;42:1062-1066. (SCI IF 4.435; Rheumatology 6/30) , Yu KH, Luo SF, Liou LB, Wu J Y-J, Tsai WP, Chen JY, Ho HH*.
  • Gout in systemic lupus erythematosus and overlap syndrome - a hospital-based study. , Clin Rheumatol 2003;22:295-298. (SCI Impact factor: 1.774; Rheumatology 19/30) , Ho HH, Lin JL, Wu J Y-J, Yu KH, Chen JY, Luo SF.
  • Limited knee joint range of motion due to invisible gouty tophi. , Rheumatology 2004;43:191-194. (SCI IF 4.435; Rheumatology 6/30) , Yu KH, Lien LC, Ho HH.
  • Intermittent Elevation of Serum Urate and Twenty-four Hour Urinary Uric Acid Excretion. , Rheumatology 2004;43:1541-1545. (SCI IF 4.435; Rheumatology 6/30) , Yu KH, Luo SF, Tsai WP, Huang YY.
  • Gout Complicated with Necrotizing Fasciitis ~ Report of 15 Cases. , Rheumatology 2004;43:518-521. (SCI IF 4.435; Rheumatology 6/30) , Yu KH, Ho HH, Chen JY, Luo SF*.
  • Adult-onset Still’s Disease Associated with Hemophagocytic Syndrome: A Case Report and Literature Review. , Journal of Rheumatology R.O.C. 2005;19:69-80. , Yang CH, Wu J Y-J, Lee LY, Kuo MC, Lee SC, Yu KH*
  • Diffuse Alveolar Damage as the Initial Presentation of Dermatomyositis and Successfully Treated with Intravenous Immunoglobulin and Steroids ~ The First Case Report. , Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain 2006;14:45-50. (SCI Impact factor: 0.316, Rheumatology 28/30) , Yu KH, Yang CH, Wu YK, Chu CC, Hsueh C.
  • Gout and Hyperuricemia: Recent Advances and a Systematic Review. , Journal of Rheumatology R.O.C. 2006;20:6-18. , Yu KH, Wu J Y-J.
  • Gouty Arthritis in Shoulder: 2 Cases Report. , Journal of Rheumatology R.O.C. 2006;20:68-71. , Tsai HM, Yu KH, Liou LB, Tsai WP.
  • Swallowing Disturbance due to Isolated Vagus Nerve Involvement in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. , Lupus 2007;16:746-749. (SCI Impact factor: 2.481; Rheumatology 15/30) , Yu KH, Yang CH, Chu CC.
  • Medical Education and Evidence-Based Medicine. , J Med Education 2007;11:13-20. , Yu KH, Chen YC, Tian YC, Hsieh PH, Chien CC, Fang JT.
  • Medullary Nephrocalcinosis in Young Subjects with Gout. , Journal of Rheumatology R.O.C. 2007;21:64-70. , Kuo CF, Ho HH, Liou LB, Luo SF, Wu J Y-J, Chen JY, Tsai WP, Yu KH* (Corresponding author).
  • Tuberculous arthritis--a fourteen-year experience at a tertiary teaching hospital in Taiwan. , J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2007;40:493-9. , Huang TY, Wu TS, Yang CC, Chiang PC, Yu KH, Lee MH.
  • Coexisting ankylosing spondylitis and gouty arthritis. , Clin Rheumatol 2007;26:1655-1661. (SCI Impact factor: 1.774; Rheumatology 19/30) , Ho HH, Yu KH, Chen JY, Lin JL, Wu YJ, Luo SF, Liou LB.
  • Achilles tendinitis in Vibrio vulnificus sepsis: a rare presentation. , Scand J Rheumatol 2008;37:230-2. (SCI Impact factor: 2.607; Rheumatology 14/30) , Yang CH, Shie SS, Yu KH, Jan Wu YJ.
  • Dietary Factors Associated with Hyperuricemia in Adults. , Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism 2008;37:243-50 (SCI Impact factor: 3.629; Rheumatology 9/30) , Yu KH, See LC, Huang YC, Yang CH, Sun JH.
  • Vascular response of Raynaud's phenomenon to nifedipine or herbal medication (duhuo-tisheng tang with danggui-sini tang): a preliminary study. , Chang Gung Med J. 2008;31:492-502. , Wu YJ, Luo SF, Yang SH, Chen JY, Yu KH, See LC.
  • Pulmonary tuberculosis and disease-related pulmonary apical fibrosis in ankylosing spondylitis. , J Rheumatol. 2009;36:355-60. (SCI Impact factor: 3.173; Rheumatology 11/30) , Ho HH, Lin MC, Yu KH, Wang CM, Wu YJ, Chen JY*.
  • Gallium scan-prompted skin biopsy revealed intravascular large B-cell lymphoma in a patient who presented with fever of unknown origin. , Clin Nucl Med. 2009;34:318-20. , Chen SH, Yu KH, Lin TL, Chuang WY, Yen TC.
  • Interstitial lung disease in polymyositis and dermatomyositis. , Clin Rheumatol. 2009;28:639-644. , Chen IJ, Jan Wu YJ, Lin CW, Fan KW, Luo SF, Ho HH, Liou LB, Tsai WP, Chen JY, Yang CH, Kuo CF, Yu KH*
  • Serum Uric Acid is Independently Associated with Metabolic Syndrome in Subjects with or without a Low Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate. , J Rheumatol. 2009;36:1691-8. , See LC, Kuo CF, Chuang FH, Li HY, Chen YM, Chen HW, Yu KH*
  • Gout is an independent risk factor for all-cause and cardiovascular mortality. , Rheumatology 2010;49:141-6 , Kuo CF, See LC, Luo SF, Ko YS, Lin YS, Hwang JS, Lin CM, Chen HW, Yu KH*
  • Role of uric acid in the link between arterial stiffness and cardiac hypertrophy: a cross-sectional study. , Rheumatology 2010;49:1189-96. , Kuo CF, Yu KH, Luo SF, Ko YS, Wen MS, Lin YS, Hung KC, Chen CC, Lin CM, Hwang JS, Tseng WY, Chen HW, Shen YM, See LC.
  • Peripheral vascular endothelial dysfunction in glaucomatocyclitic crisis: a preliminary study. , Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010;51:272-6. , Shen SC, Ho WJ, Wu SC, Yu KH, Lin HC, Lin YS, Tsay PK, Chu PH.
  • Inadequate antimicrobial treatment for nosocomial infection is a mortality risk factor for systemic lupus erythematous patients admitted to intensive care unit. , Am J Med Sci 2010;340:64-8. , Feng PH, Lin SM, Yu CT, Yu KH, Huang CD, Tsai YH, Kuo HP.
  • Coexistence of adult-onset Still's disease and autoimmune hyperthyroidism in a patient who responded to corticosteroids and beta-blocker. , Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 2010;32:696-9. , Chen HS, Yu KH, Ho HH.
  • Association between endothelial dysfunction and hyperuricaemia. , Rheumatology 2010;49:1929-34. , Ho WJ, Tsai WP, Yu KH, Tsay PK, Wang CL, Hsu TS, Kuo CT.
  • Infections in polymyositis and dermatomyositis: analysis of 192 cases. , Rheumatology 2010;49:2429-37. , Chen IJ, Tsai WP, Wu YJ, Luo SF, Ho HH, Liou LB, Chen JY, Kuo CF, Chang HC, Yang CH, Yu KH*
  • Prognostic factors of survival in patients with dermatomyositis and polymyositis. , Journal of Rheumatology R.O.C. 2010;24:29-35. , Chang HC, Wu J Y-J, Luo SF, Ho HH, Liou LB, Chen JY, Tsai WP, Kuo CF, Yang CH, Chen IJ, Yu KH*.
  • Gout and risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. , Scand J Rheumatol. 2010;39:466-71. , Kuo CF, Yu KH, Luo SF, Chiu CT, Ko YS, Hwang JS, Tseng WY, Chang HC, Chen HW, See LC.
  • Predicting factors of malignancy in inflammatory myositis. , Journal of Rheumatology R.O.C. 2011;25:27-34. , Kuo HF, Chang HC, Wu J Y-J, Luo SF, Ho HH, Liou LB, Chen JY, Tsai WP, Kuo CF, Yu KH*.
  • Hyperuricemia and metabolic syndrome: associations with chronic kidney disease. , Clin Rheumatol. 2011;30:323-30. , See LC, Kuo CF, Chuang FH, Shen YM, Ko YS, Chen YM, Yu KH*
  • Antinuclear antibody status and risk of death in children and adolescents. , Scand J Rheumatol. 2011;40:472-7. , Chou IJ, Kuo CF, See LC, Hsia SH, Yu KH, Luo SF, Wu CT, Huang JL.
  • Incidence, cancer risk and mortality of dermatomyositis and polymyositis in Taiwan: a nationwide population study. , Br J Dermatol. 2011;165:1273-9. , Kuo CF, See LC, Yu KH, Chou IJ, Chang HC, Chiou MJ, Luo SF.
  • Epidemiology and mortality of systemic sclerosis: a nationwide population study in Taiwan. , Scand J Rheumatol. 2011;40:373-8. , Kuo CF, See LC, Yu KH, Chou IJ, Tseng WY, Chang HC, Shen YM, Luo SF.
  • Elevated risk of mortality among gout patients: a comparison with the national population in Taiwan. , Joint Bone Spine. 2011;78:577-80. , Kuo CF, Yu KH, See LC, Chou IJ, Tseng WY, Chang HC, Shen YM, Luo SF.
  • Hyperuricaemia and accelerated reduction in renal function. , Scand J Rheumatol. 2011;40:116-21. , Kuo CF, Luo SF, See LC, Ko YS, Chen YM, Hwang JS, Chou IJ, Chang HC, Chen HW, Yu KH*
  • Cancer risk among patients with systemic sclerosis: a nationwide population study in Taiwan. , Scand J Rheumatol. 2012;41:44-9. , Kuo CF, Luo SF, Yu KH, Chou IJ, Tseng WY, Chang HC, Fang YF, Chiou MJ, See LC.
  • Cytomegalovirus infection causes morbidity and mortality in patients with autoimmune diseases, particularly systemic lupus: in a Chinese population in Taiwan. , Rheumatol Int. 2012;32:2901-8. , Tsai WP, Chen MH, Lee MH, Yu KH, Wu MW, Liou LB.
  • Increased risk of cancer among gout patients: A nationwide population study. , Joint Bone Spine. 2012;79:375-8. , Kuo CF, Luo SF, See LC, Chou IJ, Fang YF, Yu KH*
  • Survival analysis of patients with dermatomyositis and polymyositis: analysis of 192 Chinese cases. , Clin Rheumatol. 2011;30:1595-601. , Yu KH, Wu YJ, Kuo CF, See LC, Shen YM, Chang HC, Luo SF, Ho HH, Chen IJ.
  • Cancer risk among patients with systemic sclerosis: a nationwide population study in Taiwan. , Scand J Rheumatol. 2012;41:44-9. , Kuo CF, Luo SF, Yu KH, Chou IJ, Tseng WY, Chang HC, Fang YF, Chiou MJ, See LC.
  • Risk of end-stage renal disease associated with gout: a nationwide population study. , Arthritis Res Ther. 2012;14:R83. , Yu KH, Kuo CF, Luo SF, See LC, Chou IJ, Chang HC, Chiou MJ.
  • Discontinuation of anti-TNF-α therapy in a Chinese cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis. , Clin Rheumatol. 2012;31:1549-57. , Yang CT, Kuo CF, Luo SF, Yu KH*
  • Mycoplasma hominis septic arthritis with concomitant gouty arthritis. , J Clin Rheumatol. 2012;18:411-2. , Wu TS, Yu KH, Kuo AJ, Chia JH, Lu SC, Leu HS, Huang CT.
  • Risk of myocardial infarction among patients with gout: a nationwide population-based study. , Rheumatology 2013;52:111-7. , Kuo CF, Yu KH, See LC, Chou IJ, Ko YS, Chang HC, Chiou MJ, Luo SF.
  • Significance of serum uric acid levels on the risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality. , Rheumatology 2013;52:127-34. , Kuo CF, See LC, Yu KH, Chou IJ, Chiou MJ, Luo SF.
  • Rheumatoid arthritis prevalence, incidence, and mortality rates: a nationwide population study in Taiwan. , Rheumatol Int. 2013;33:355-60. , Kuo CF, Luo SF, See LC, Chou IJ, Chang HC, Yu KH*
  • Clinical presentations associated with anti-Jo1 antibody in patients with polymyositis and dermatomyositis. , Journal of Rheumatology R.O.C. 2012;26:17-22. , Fang YF, Luo SF, Kuo CF, Ho HH, Liou LB, Chen JY, Yu KH*
  • Comparison of cryoglobulinemia in children and adults. , J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2013;46:59-64. , Liou YT, Huang JL, Ou LS, Lin YH, Yu KH, Luo SF, Ho HH, Liou LB, Yeh KW.
  • Prevalence and incidence in patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases: A nation-wide population-based study in Taiwan. , Arthritis Care Res 2013;65:244-50. , Yu KH, See LC, Kuo CF, Chou IJ, Chou MJ.
  • Assessing medical students' performance in core competencies using multiple admission programs for colleges and universities: From the perspective of multi-source feedback. , Biomed J. 2013;36:188-97. , Fang JT, Ko YS, Chien CC, Yu KH.
  • The association between low-dose aspirin use and the incidence of colorectal cancer: a nationwide cohort study. , Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2013;38:432-9. , Huang WK, Chiou MJ, Yu KH, Lin YC, Yang TS, Chen JS, Kuo CF, See LC.
  • Patients with inhibitory and neutralizing auto-antibodies to interferon-γ resemble the sporadic adult-onset phenotype of Mendelian Susceptibility to Mycobacterial Disease (MSMD) lacking Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG)-induced diseases. , Immunobiology. 2013;218:762-71. , Lee WI, Huang JL, Wu TS, Lee MH, Chen IJ, Yu KH, Liu CY, Yang CH, Hsieh MY, Lin YL, Shih YF, Jaing TH, Huang SC, Kuo TT, Ku CL.
  • Survival impact of serum uric acid levels in children and adolescents. , Rheumatol Int 2013;33:2797-802 , Hsia SH, Chou IJ, Kuo CF, See LC, Huang JL, Yu KH, Luo SF, Wu CT, Lin KL, Wang HS.
  • Pyogenic liver abscess as a warning sign for primary liver cancer: a nationwide population-based study. , Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2013;14:4727-31. , Huang WK, Lin YC, Chiou MJ, Yang TS, Chang JW, Yu KH, Kuo CF, See LC.
  • Sex- and age-specific incidence of autoimmune rheumatic diseases in the Chinese population: A Taiwan population-based study. , Semin Arthritis Rheum 2013 Dec;43:381-386. , See LC, Kuo CF, Chou IJ, Chiou MJ, Yu KH*
  • Association of metformin with lower atrial fibrillation risk among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a population-based dynamic cohort and in vitro studies. , Cardiovasc Diabetol 2014;13:123. , Chang SH, Wu LS, Chiou MJ, Liu JR, Yu KH, Kuo CF, Wen MS, Chen WJ, Yeh YH, See LC.