CHOI , Cheon Woong

Position : Professor, Department of Respiratory and Critical care medicine

Specialty : Bronchial asthma, pulmonary tuberculosis, lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, intensive care

Education : 

  • Kyung Hee University; Seoul, Korea; Premedical Degree
  • Kyung Hee University; College of Medicine; Seoul, Korea; M.D.
  • Kyung Hee University; School of Internal Medicine; Seoul, Korea; M.S.
  • Kyung Hee University; School of Internal Medicine; Seoul, Korea; Ph.D.

Postgraduate Training :

  • Clinical Lecturer, Department of Respiratory and Critical care medicine, Kyung Hee University Hospital
  • Director of Department of Respiratory and Critical care medicine, Dongsuwon Hospital
  • Instructor, Department of Respiratory and Critical care medicine, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Respiratory and Critical care medicine, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine
  • Director of Medical Intensive Care Units, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong
  • Associate professor, Department of Respiratory and Critical care medicine, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine
  • Director of Department of Respiratory and Critical care medicine, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong
  • Visiting professor, Mayo clinic, Minnesota, USA
  • Director of Medical Intensive Care Units, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong

Society Memberships :

  • Member of Korean Association of Internal Medicine
  • Member of Korean Academy of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases
  • Member of Korean Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Member of European Respiratory Society
  • Member of COPD Study Group

Research papers/ Book chapters:

  • Evaluation of the Lens-absorbed Dose of the Scattered Radiation Generated During Tomotherapy IMRT to the H&N Cancer Patient (Journal of Magnetics. 2017;22(1):141-145)
  • Chest-wall Surface Dose During Post-mastectomy Radiation Therapy, with and without Nonmagnetic Bolus: A Phantom Study (JOURNAL OF MAGNETICS. 2016;21(2):293-297)
  • A Case of Scrub Typhus-Related Acute Lung Injury Confirmed by Surgical Lung Biopsy (KUWAIT MEDICAL JOURNAL. 2015;47(1):49-51)
  • Discussion on the usefulness of dose dynamic multi-leaf collimator-based plan to overcome dose limit of spinal cord in high-dose radiotherapy (RADIATION EFFECTS AND DEFECTS IN SOLIDS. 2014;169(3):265-275)
  • A study of the dependence of protocol optimization on the left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) in coronary CT angiography (CCTA) examination (JOURNAL OF THE KOREAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY. 2013;63(8):1644-1650)
  • Microstructural change of the brain in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A voxel-based investigation by MRI (COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. 2013;10(3):357-366)
  • Gastric tuberculosis presenting with a huge abdominal mass (Singapore Medical Journal 54(12). 2013;54(12):244-246)
  • A Comparative Quantitative Analysis of the IDEAL (Iterative Decomposition of Water and Fat with Echo Asymmetry and Least-squares Estimation) and the CHESS (Chemical Shift Selection Suppression) Techniques in 3.0 T L-spine MRI (JOURNAL OF THE KOREAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY. 2013;62(5):826-833)
  • Protective Effect of (-)-Epigallocatechin Gallate on Nitric Oxide-Induced Apoptosis in Alveolar Epithelial Cells ( 2011;19(1):69-77)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung in an Autistic Child Who has Never Smoked (JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY. 2011;33(5):216-219)
  • Pandemic Influenza A/H1N1 Viral Pneumonia without Co-Infection in Korea: Chest CT Findings (Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases. 2011;70(5):397-404)
  • The immunohistochemical overexpression of ribonucleotide reductase regulatory subunit M1 (RRM1) protein is a predictor of shorter survival to gemcitabine-based chemotherapy in advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) (LUNG CANCER. 2010;70(2):205-210)
  • Aortic thrombosis resolved with enoxaparin in a patient treated with cisplatin-based regimen for small cell lung cancer (INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY. 2010;91(0):892-896)
  • Chest Wall Abscess likely due to BCG Vaccination in a Child (INFECTION. 2009;37(0):286-288)
  • etc.