HWANG, You-Cheol

Position : Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong

Specialty :

Diabetes, hyperlipidemia, metabolic syndrome, thyroid disease, adrenal and pituitary disease

Education :

  • Kyung-Hee University College of Medicine(MD)
  • Graduate School, Kyung-Hee University (MS)
  • Graduate School, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine (PhD)

Experience :

  • Fellowship, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Kyung Hee East-West Neo Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
  • Assistant Professor, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Professor, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong, Seoul, Korea

Research papers/ Book chapters:

  • Prediction of future cardiovascular disease with an equation to estimate apolipoprotein B in patients with high cardiovascular risk: An analysis from the TNT and IDEAL study (LIPIDS IN HEALTH AND DISEASE. 2017;16(1):158-158)
  • Greater visceral abdominal fat is associatedwith a lower probability of conversion of prehypertension to normotension (JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION. 2017;35(6):1213-1218)
  • Effectiveness and safety of exenatide in Korean patients with type 2 diabetes inadequately controlled with oral hypoglycemic agents: an observational study in a real clinical practice (BMC ENDOCRINE DISORDERS. 2017;17(1):68-68)
  • Reduction in microalbuminuria by calcium channel blockers in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and hypertension-A randomized, open-label, active-controlled, superiority, parallel-group clinical trial (INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE. 2017;71(9):doi: 10.11-doi: 10.11)
  • Differential Association Between Sarcopenia and Metabolic Phenotype in Korean Young and Older Adults with and without Obesity (OBESITY. 2017;25(1):244-251)
  • Validation of a Newly Developed Equation for Estimating Serum Apolipoprotein B: Associations with Cardiovascular Disease Surrogate Markers in Koreans (YONSEI MEDICAL JOURNAL. 2017;58(5):975-980)
  • Aster spathulifolius Maxim extract reduces body weight and fat mass in obese humans (NUTRITION RESEARCH. 2016;36(7):671-678)
  • Probucol in albuminuric type 2 diabetes mellitus patients on renin-angiotensin system blockade (Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 2016;36(10):2108-2114)
  • The ratio of skeletal muscle mass to visceral fat area is a main determinant linking circulating irisin to metabolic phenotype (CARDIOVASCULAR DIABETOLOGY. 2016;15(1):9-9)
  • Effects of C-reactive protein on bone cells (LIFE SCIENCES. 2016;145(1):1-8)
  • Increased visceral adipose tissue is an independent predictor for future development of atherogenic dyslipidemia (Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2016;101(2):678-685)
  • etc.