Yih Chang Lin

Yih Chang Lin, MD

Assoc Professor, College of Medicine Internal Medicine

Contact Info Division of Rheumatology
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd.
Tampa FL 33612

Academic Email: ylin2@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 974-2201

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  • MD, Medicine, University of Santo Tomas, 2004

Recent Publications

  • Dalal DS, Lin YC, Brennan DM, Borkar N, Korman N, Husni ME. Quantifying harmful effects of psoriatic diseases on quality of life: Cardio-metabolic outcomes in psoriatic arthritis study (COMPASS). Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism. 44(6) : 641-5, 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26058346
  • Lin YC, Dalal D, Brennan DM, Kim ES, Husni ME, Churton S, Korman NJ. Relationship between metabolic syndrome and carotid intima-media thickness: cross-sectional comparison between psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Arthritis Care Res. 66(1) : 97-103, 2014.
  • Dalal D, Lin YC, Brennan D, Cooper K, Korman N, Husni E. Quantifying the Harmful Effects of Psoriatic Diseases on Quality of Life (Meeting Abstract) Arthritis Care and Research. 63(10) : S729, 2013.
  • Lin YC, Hajj-Ali R, Calabrese L. Primary Central Nervous System Vasculitis In: Netter Textbook of Internal Medicine, 3rd edition (Book Chapter). : 5-60, 2013.
  • Lin, Yih Chang MD; Yao, Qingping MD, PhD. Spider Angiomata as Heralding Feature of a Flare With Alveolar Hemorrhage in Apparent Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Journal of Clinical Rheumatology. 19(4) : 218-220, 2013.
  • Lin YC, Oliveira GH, Villa-Forte A. Churg-Strauss syndrome and persistent heart failure: active disease or damage? J Clin Rheumatol. 19(7) : 390-2, 2013.
  • Castrejon I, Pincus T, Soubrier M, Lin YC , Dougados M. Relative efficiencies of joint counts and laboratory tests are no higher than patient-reported measures to document superior results in the the GUEPARD tight-control versus EPSOIR routine care cohorts Rheumatology. 52(10) : 1890-7, 2013.
  • Lin YC Hoffman G. Vasculitis, Pulmonary-Renal Syndrome and a Mass Lesion: a diagnostic quandary. Journal of Rheumatology (In review). , 2013.
  • Lin YC and Husni E. Updates on Psoriatic arthritis: Focus on heart of the matter. Rheumatology Practice News. , 2012.
  • Lin YC Dalal D Husni E. Psoriatic arthritis-update. MedConsult.. : online, 2011.
  • Lin YC Gomez M Navarra S. Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA) associated vasculitis in 2 Filipino patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and thyroid involvement. Philippines Journal of Internal Medicine. 45(1) : 17-19, 2007.