Diabetes mellitus refers to the group of diseases that lead to high blood glucose levels due to defects in either insulin secretion or insulin action in the body.
Kawasaki disease ( KD ) or Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome ( MCLS ) is first reported in Japan in 1967 by Dr. Kawasaki.
Chest care causes vibration and makes sputum in trachea and lung easily removed.
An infant that is born between 20 to 36 weeks of gestation. The prevalence is 7~ 11 % according to the literature.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in CMUH is equipped with modern and integrated instruments.
Scarlet fever is an exotoxin-mediated disease arising from group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal infection.
Asthma is an inflammatory disorder of the airways, which causes attacks of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing.
Diaper dermatitis is a generic term applied to skin rashes in the diaper area that are caused by various skin disorders and/or irritants.
Congenital heart disease ( CHD ) occurs in 0.7～1 % of all newborn babies. Ventricular septal defect ( VSD ) is the most common form of CHD.