College of Public Health

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1985 2020

2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of welding fume on heart rate variability among workers with respirators in a shipyard

Han, B. C., Liu, I. J., Chuang, H. C., Pan, C. H. & Chuang, K. J., Sep 28 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 34158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Welding
Mechanical Ventilators
Heart Rate
Confidence Intervals
Particulate Matter
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of a parent-child interactive program for families on reducing the exposure of school- aged children to household smoking

Chen, Y. T., Shiau, F-S., Lee, C. M., Wang, R. H. & Chen, P. L., 2016, In : Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 18, 3, p. 330-340 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking
Tobacco
Smoke
Environmental Exposure
Parents
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Arsenic in Drinking Water on Risk of Hepatitis or Cirrhosis in Persons With and Without Chronic Viral Hepatitis

Hsu, L. I., Wang, Y. H., Hsieh, F. I., Yang, T. Y., Wen-Juei Jeng, R., Liu, C. T., Chen, C. L., Hsu, K. H., Chiou, H. Y., Wu, M-M. & Chen, C. J., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Chronic Hepatitis
Drinking Water
Hepatitis
Fibrosis
17 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Home-Based Tai Chi and Lower Extremity Training and Self-Practice on Falls and Functional Outcomes in Older Fallers from the Emergency Department-A Randomized Controlled Trial

Hwang, H. F., Chen, S. J., Lee-Hsieh, J., Chien, D. K., Chen, C. Y. & Lin, M-R., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 64, 3, p. 518-525 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tai Ji
Hospital Emergency Service
Lower Extremity
Randomized Controlled Trials
Confidence Intervals
9 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of polycyclic aromatic compounds in fine particulate matter generated from household coal combustion on response to EGFR mutations in vitro

Ho, K. F., Chang, C-C., Tian, L., Chan, C. S., Musa Bandowe, B. A., Lui, K. H., Lee, K. Y., Chuang, K. J., Liu, C. Y., Ning, Z. & Chuang, H. C., Nov 1 2016, In : Environmental Pollution. 218, p. 1262-1269 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polycyclic Compounds
Particulate Matter
Coal
Aromatic compounds
Coal combustion
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of salivary oxidative markers on edentulous patients' satisfaction with prosthetic denture treatments: A pilot study

Chang, C. H., Lee, C-Y., Feng, S-W., Miao, N-F., Lin, P. H., Lin, C-T., Tsai, S-H. & Huang, Y-K., Mar 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 3, e0151605.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental prostheses
Dentures
Prosthetics
Patient Satisfaction
Oral Health
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of smoking on perinatal depression and anxiety in mothers and fathers: A prospective cohort study

Alibekova, R., Huang, J. P., Lee, T. S. H., Au, H. K. & Chen, Y. H., Mar 15 2016, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 193, p. 18-26 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fathers
Cohort Studies
Anxiety
Smoking
Mothers
9 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of tobacco exposure on perinatal suicidal ideation, depression, and anxiety

Weng, S. C., Huang, J. P., Huang, Y. L., Lee, T. S. H. & Chen, Y. H., Jul 22 2016, In : BMC Public Health. 16, 1, 623.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suicidal Ideation
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Tobacco
Anxiety
Depression
14 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of zinc oxide nanoparticles on human coronary artery endothelial cells

Chuang, K-J., Lee, K-Y., Pan, C. H., Lai, C. H., Lin, L. Y., Ho, S-C., Ho, K. F. & Chuang, H-C., Jul 1 2016, In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 93, p. 138-144 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zinc Oxide
zinc oxide
Endothelial cells
coronary vessels
nanoparticles
1 Citation (Scopus)
Stellate Ganglion
systematic review
meta-analysis
Meta-Analysis
pain
7 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced biocompatible and hemocompatible nano/micro porous surface as a biological scaffold for functionalizational and biointegrated implants

Chu, S. F., Huang, M. T., Ou, K. L., Sugiatno, E., Cheng, H. Y., Huang, Y. H., Chiu, W. T. & Liou, T. H., Nov 5 2016, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 684, p. 726-732 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scaffolds
Cell adhesion
Lasers
Differentiation Antigens
Osteoblasts
2 Citations (Scopus)

Euglycemic diabetic ketoacidosis in type 2 diabetes with sodium glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors

Wang, A. Y., Hou, S. K., Li, S. J. & Kao, W-F., Aug 18 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Emergency Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benzhydryl Compounds
Sodium-Glucose Transporter 2
Sodium-Glucose Transport Proteins
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Glucosides
13 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of sono-electrocoagulation for the removal of Reactive Blue 19 passive film removed by ultrasound

He, C. C., Hu, C. Y. & Lo, S. L., Jun 13 2016, In : Separation and Purification Technology. 165, p. 107-113 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasonics
Electrodes
Wastewater
Current density
Ultrasonic equipment
5 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure to ambient bioaerosols is associated with allergic skin diseases in Greater Taipei residents

Kallawicha, K., Chuang, Y. C., Lung, S. C. C., Han, B. C., Ting, Y. F. & Chao, H. J., Mar 28 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Pollution.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skin Diseases
Skin
Dermatitis
Eczema
Contact Dermatitis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Factors associated with contraceptive use and intention to use contraceptives among married women in Ethiopia

Tiruneh, F. N., Chuang, K. Y., Ntenda, P. A. M. & Chuang, Y. C., Jan 2 2016, In : Women and Health. 56, 1, p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethiopia
Contraceptive Agents
Family Planning Services
Logistic Models
Unplanned Pregnancy
9 Citations (Scopus)

Factors influencing attempted and completed suicide in postnatal women: A population-based study in Taiwan

Weng, S. C., Chang, J. C., Yeh, M. K., Wang, S. M. & Chen, Y. H., May 12 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 25770.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Attempted Suicide
Taiwan
Suicide
Population
Logistic Models
1 Citation (Scopus)
International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health
Rehabilitation
Hospital Information Systems
Muscles
Nursing
6 Citations (Scopus)
cohort studies
Taiwan
confidence interval
Hazards
Hospitalization
2 Citations (Scopus)

Fluoxetine regulates cell growth inhibition of interferon-α

Lin, Y. M., Yu, B. C., Chiu, W. T., Sun, H. Y., Chien, Y. C., Su, H. C., Yen, S. Y., Lai, H. W., Bai, C. H., Young, K. C. & Tsao, C. W., Oct 1 2016, In : International Journal of Oncology. 49, 4, p. 1746-1754 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluoxetine
Interferon-alpha
Interferons
Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
Trans-Activators
7 Citations (Scopus)

Following the trend for a comprehensive healthy workplace in Taiwan

Chen, R. Y. & Yu, L. H., Mar 1 2016, In : Global Health Promotion. 23, p. 35-45 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Workplace
Health Promotion
Occupational Health
Health
5 Citations (Scopus)

Functioning and disability analysis by using WHO Disability Assessment Schedule 2.0 in older adults Taiwanese patients with dementia

Huang, S. W., Chang, K. H., Escorpizo, R., Chi, W. C., Yen, C. F., Liao, H. F., Chang, F. H., Chiu, W. T., Lin, J. W. & Liou, T. H., Aug 13 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 38, 17, p. 1652-1663 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Appointments and Schedules
Rehabilitation
Activities of Daily Living
Cognition
14 Citations (Scopus)

Glucose-Dependent Insulinotropic Polypeptide Ameliorates Mild Traumatic Brain Injury-Induced Cognitive and Sensorimotor Deficits and Neuroinflammation in Rats

Yu, Y. W., Hsieh, T., Chen, K-Y., Wu, J. C. C., Hoffer, B. J., Greig, N. H., Li, Y., Lai, J. H., Chang, C-F., Lin, J-W., Chen, Y. H., Yang, L-Y. & Chiang, Y-H., May 9 2016, In : Journal of Neurotrauma.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Glucose
Peptides
Amyloidogenic Proteins
Protein Precursors
6 Citations (Scopus)

Hazard Ratio and Repeat Injury for Dementia in Patients with and Without a History of Traumatic Brain Injury

Chu, S. F., Chiu, W. T., Lin, H. W., Chiang, Y. H. & Liou, T. H., Sep 1 2016, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 28, 6, p. 519-527 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Wounds and Injuries
Databases
Traumatic Brain Injury
National Health Programs
2 Citations (Scopus)

Hb and dyslipidaemia as predicting markers of serum alanine aminotransferase elevation in Chinese adolescents

Chao, K. C., Chang, C. C., Owaga, E., Bai, C. H., Huang, T. C., Pan, W. H. & Chang, J. S., Apr 2016, In : Public Health Nutrition. 19, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dyslipidemias
Alanine Transaminase
Biomarkers
Blood Viscosity
Nutrition Surveys
30 Citations (Scopus)

Health literacy and infectious diseases: Why does it matter?

Castro-Sánchez, E., Chang, P. W. S., Vila-Candel, R., Escobedo, A. A. & Holmes, A. H., Feb 1 2016, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 43, p. 103-110 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Health Literacy
Communicable Diseases
Malaria
Hand Hygiene
Tuberculosis
10 Citations (Scopus)
Brain Concussion
Somatomedins
Heart Rate
Serum
Anxiety
13 Citations (Scopus)

Homozygous ALDH2∗2 is an Independent Risk Factor for Ischemic Stroke in Taiwanese Men

Sung, Y. F., Lu, C. C., Lee, J. T., Hung, Y. J., Hu, C. J., Jeng, J. S., Chiou, H. Y. & Peng, G. S., Sep 1 2016, In : Stroke. 47, 9, p. 2174-2179 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stroke
Aldehyde Dehydrogenase
Genes
Genotype
Blood Vessels
1 Citation (Scopus)
Continuity of Patient Care
Health Care Quality Indicators
Patient Safety
Italy
Hospitalization
Quality of Health Care
General Practitioners
Developing Countries
Infant Health
Maternal Health
11 Citations (Scopus)
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Dementia
Population
Cohort Studies
National Health Programs
22 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder associated with exposure to organophosphate pesticide in Taiwanese children

Yu, C. J., Du, J. C., Chiou, H. C., Chung, M. Y., Yang, W., Chen, Y. S., Fuh, M. R., Chien, L. C., Hwang, B. & Chen, M. L., Jul 1 2016, In : Andrology. 4, 4, p. 695-705 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organophosphates
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Pesticides
Dopamine D4 Receptors
Genes
7 Citations (Scopus)

Increased Risk of Dementia in Patients With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study

Lin, Y. R., Chou, L. C., Chen, H-C., Liou, T-H., Huang, S-W. & Lin, H. W., Dec 1 2016, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 68, 12, p. 1774-1779 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Dementia
Cohort Studies
Population
Regression Analysis
8 Citations (Scopus)
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Meta-Analysis
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Randomized Controlled Trials
Therapeutics
31 Citations (Scopus)

Lactobacillus plantarum TWK10 supplementation improves exercise performance and increases muscle mass in mice

Chen, Y. M., Wei, L., Chiu, Y. S., Hsu, Y. J., Tsai, T. Y., Wang, M. F. & Huang, C. C., Apr 7 2016, In : Nutrients. 8, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lactobacillus plantarum
exercise
Muscles
muscles
mice
10 Citations (Scopus)

Legislación de salud pública nacional: Una función de la OMS en la creación de capacidad y el fomento de la transparencia

Translated title of the contribution: National public health law: A role for WHO in capacity-building and promoting transparencyMarks-Sultan, G., Tsai, F. J., Anderson, E., Kastler, F., Sprumont, D. & Burris, S., Jul 1 2016, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 94, 7, p. 534-539 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capacity Building
Public Health
Health
Health Policy
Policy Making
4 Citations (Scopus)

Length of the recovery period after extreme flood is more important than flood magnitude in influencing reproductive output of Brown Dippers (Cinclus pallasii) in Taiwan

Hong, S. Y., Walther, B. A., Chiu, M. C., Kuo, M. H. & Sun, Y. H., Aug 1 2016, In : Condor. 118, 3, p. 640-654 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
reproductive performance
invertebrate
invertebrates
typhoons
2 Citations (Scopus)

Levetiracetam prophylaxis ameliorates seizure epileptogenesis after fluid percussion injury

Chen, Y. H., Huang, E. Y. K., Kuo, T. T., Hoffer, B. J., Wu, P. J., Ma, H. I., Tsai, J., Chou, Y. C. & Chiang, Y. H., Jul 1 2016, In : Brain Research. 1642, p. 581-589 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

etiracetam
Percussion
Seizures
Wounds and Injuries
Kainic Acid
2 Citations (Scopus)

Linking science and policy to address conservation concerns about African land use, land conversion and land grabs in the era of globalization

Osinubi, S. T., Hand, K., Van Oijen, D. C. C., Walther, B. A. & Barnard, P., Sep 1 2016, In : African Journal of Ecology. 54, 3, p. 265-267 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

globalization
land use change
land use
science
policy
5 Citations (Scopus)

Lovastatin lowers the risk of breast cancer: a population-based study using logistic regression with a random effects model

Murakami, R., Chen, C-F., Lyu, S-Y., Lin, C. E., Tzeng, P. C., Wang, T. F., Chang, J. C., Shieh, Y-H., Chen, I. F., Huang, S. K. & Lin, H. W., Dec 1 2016, In : SpringerPlus. 5, 1, 1932.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lovastatin
Logistic Models
Breast Neoplasms
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Population
3 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement properties of a modified measure of participation for persons with spinal cord injury

Chang, F. H., Ni, P., Coster, W. J., Whiteneck, G. G. & Jette, A. M., Jul 3 2016, In : Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. 39, 4, p. 476-483 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Injuries
Statistical Factor Analysis
Independent Living
Research
9 Citations (Scopus)

Measurements and profiles of body weight misperceptions among Taiwanese teenagers: A national survey

Hsu, Y. W., Liou, T-H., Liou, Y. M., Chen, H. J. & Chien, L. Y., Mar 1 2016, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 25, 1, p. 108-117 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Weight
Weights and Measures
Weight Perception
Likelihood Functions
Breakfast
8 Citations (Scopus)

Meteorological influences on dengue transmission in Pakistan

Atique, S., Abdul, S. S., Hsu, C-Y. & Chuang, T-W., Oct 1 2016, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine. 9, 10, p. 954-961 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dengue
Pakistan
Climate
Disease Outbreaks
Wavelet Analysis
11 Citations (Scopus)

Methylmercury Concentration in Fish and Risk-Benefit Assessment of Fish Intake among Pregnant versus Infertile Women in Taiwan

Hsi, H. C., Hsu, Y. W., Chang, T. C. & Chien, L. C., May 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 5, e0155704.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

risk-benefit analysis
methylmercury compounds
Taiwan
Fish
hairs
7 Citations (Scopus)

Newly Diagnosed Anemia Increases Risk of Parkinson's disease: A Population-Based Cohort Study

Hung, C-T., Huang, Y. H., Liu, H. Y., Chiou, H. Y., Chan, L. & Chien, L. N., Jul 14 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 29651.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease
Anemia
Cohort Studies
Population
Confidence Intervals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Observations on quality senior health business: Success patterns and policy implications

Yang, Y. T., Elsa Hsu, Y. H., Chen, Y. M., Su, S., Chang, Y. M., Usman, I., Yujiro, H. & Lin, N. P., Apr 1 2016, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 28, 2, p. 209-213 5 p., mzw001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Taiwan
Caregivers
Life Style
Industry
6 Citations (Scopus)

Pediatric otitis media in Fiji: Survey findings 2015

Fang, T. Y., Rafai, E., Wang, P. C., Bai, C. H., Jiang, P. L., Huang, S. N., Chen, Y. J., Chao, Y. T., Wang, C. H. & Chang, C. H., Jun 1 2016, In : International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 85, p. 50-55 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiji
Otitis Media
Pediatrics
Otitis Media with Effusion
Hearing Loss
2 Citations (Scopus)

Perceived risk of tuberculosis infection among healthcare workers in Swaziland

Weng, Y. H., Bhembe, P. T., Chiou, H. Y., Yang, C. Y. & Chiu, Y. W., Nov 23 2016, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 16, 1, 697.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swaziland
Tuberculosis
Delivery of Health Care
Infection Control
Infection
5 Citations (Scopus)

Periarrest Modified Early Warning Score (MEWS) predicts the outcome of in-hospital cardiac arrest

Wang, A. Y., Fang, C. C., Chen, S. C., Tsai, S. H. & Kao, W. F., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 115, 2, p. 76-82 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Arrest
Survival
Hospital Emergency Service
Triage
Hospital Mortality
3 Citations (Scopus)
Systems Analysis
content analysis
Vaccines
funding
WHO