Division of Pulmonary Medicine

Dr. Chang S. Shim, M.D.

Chang S. Shim, M.D.

Professor, Department of Medicine (Pulmonary Medicine)

Professional Interests

Current Studies

  • Treatment of troublesome cough in hospitalized acute asthma patients.
  • Physical therapy for reversal of lobar atelectasis in hospitalized patients.
  • Fibrinolysis for management of complicated pleural effusions.
  • Pleurodesis for management of symptomatic malignant pleural effusions.
  • Adverse effects of systemic corticosteroids in diabetic patients hospitalized for acute exacerbations of COPD.


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