College of Public Health

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1985 2020

2012
17 Citations (Scopus)
Spinal Cord Injuries
Life Expectancy
Nervous System
Patient Preference
Patient Discharge
International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health
Disabled Persons
Taiwan
Local Government
Politics
5 Citations (Scopus)

Exploration of parental smokers' experience, perceptions, and family's influences on their smoking in the presence of children

Chen, Y. T., Chung, M. C., Shiau, F-S., Miao, N. F. & Chen, P. L., Jan 2012, In : Advances in Nursing Science. 35, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking
Smoke
Parents
Tobacco
Environmental Exposure
31 Citations (Scopus)

Functional improvement and neurogenesis after collagen-GAG matrix implantation into surgical brain trauma

Huang, K. F., Hsu, W-C., Chiu, W. T. & Wang, J. Y., Mar 2012, In : Biomaterials. 33, 7, p. 2067-2075 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurogenesis
Collagen
Scaffolds (biology)
Brain
Scaffolds
15 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic Polymorphisms of Stromal Interaction Molecule 1 Associated with the Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate and C-Reactive Protein in HLA-B27 Positive Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients

Wei, J. C. C., Hung, K. S., Hsu, Y. W., Wong, R. H., Huang, C. H., Jan, M. S., Wu, S. J., Juan, Y. S. & Chang, W. C., Dec 14 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 12, e49698.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erythrocyte sedimentation rate
HLA-B27 Antigen
Blood Sedimentation
Ankylosing Spondylitis
C-reactive protein
3 Citations (Scopus)

Giant intracranial mesenchymal chondrosarcoma with uncal herniation

Lin, H. S., Tsai, C. C., Chang, C. K. & Chen, S. J., Jun 2012, In : Formosan Journal of Surgery. 45, 3, p. 93-96 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma
Islets of Langerhans
Cartilage
Middle Cranial Fossa
Persistent Vegetative State
3 Citations (Scopus)

Haemophilus influenzae type b combination vaccines and atopic disorders: A prospective cohort study

Wang, I. J., Huang, L. M., Guo, Y. L., Hsieh, W. S., Lin, T-J. & Chen, P. C., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 111, 12, p. 711-718 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Combined Vaccines
Haemophilus influenzae type b
Cohort Studies
Prospective Studies
Vaccination
64 Citations (Scopus)
Caspases
Cytochromes c
Blood-Brain Barrier
Neuroblastoma
Mitochondria
4 Citations (Scopus)

How comorbidities and preoperative expenditures correlate with postoperative adverse outcomes

Wu, C-H., Chen, R-M., Tsai, H. C., Chang, C-C., Chang, H., Liao, C-C. & Chen, T-L., Nov 2012, In : American Journal of Managed Care. 18, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Expenditures
Comorbidity
Preexisting Condition Coverage
Geriatrics
Mortality
20 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of metabolic syndrome on the incidence of chronic kidney disease: A Chinese cohort study

Yang, T., Chu, C. H., Hsu, C. H., Hsieh, P. C., Chung, T. C., Bai, C. H., You, S. L., Hwang, L. C., Lin, C. M. & Sun, C. A., Aug 2012, In : Nephrology. 17, 6, p. 532-538 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Cohort Studies
Incidence
Population
Glomerular Filtration Rate
43 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence, mortality, and causes of death of patients with pemphigus in Taiwan: A nationwide population-based study

Huang, Y. H., Kuo, C. F., Chen, Y. H. & Yang, Y-W., Jan 2012, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 132, 1, p. 92-97 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pemphigus
Taiwan
Cause of Death
Mortality
Incidence
11 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risks of parkinsonism in the 3 years after chronic renal failure

Lin, H. L., Lin, H. C. & Chen, Y-H., May 2012, In : International Journal of Clinical Practice. 66, 5, p. 499-503 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinsonian Disorders
Chronic Kidney Failure
Uremia
Cohort Studies
Restless Legs Syndrome

Ingested inorganic arsenic, cigarettes smoking and risk of urinary cancer in Taiwan

Chen, C. L., Chiou, H. Y. & Chen, C. J., 2012, Understanding the Geological and Medical Interface of Arsenic, As 2012 - 4th International Congress: Arsenic in the Environment. p. 148-150 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Arsenic
smoking
Tobacco Products
arsenic
cancer
5 Citations (Scopus)

Joint effect of arsenic methylation profile and NNK metabolites on urothelial carcinoma

Wu, C-C., Su, C-T., Lee, H. L., Chung, C. J., Huang, C. Y., Pu, Y. S., Lin, P. & Hsueh, Y-M., Nov 2012, In : Journal of Urology. 188, 5, p. 1701-1705 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Methylation
Carcinoma
Glucuronides
Smoking
19 Citations (Scopus)

LabPush: A Pilot Study of Providing Remote Clinics with Laboratory Results via Short Message Service (SMS) in Swaziland, Africa

Jian, W. S., Hsu, M-H., Sukati, H., Syed-Abdul, S., Scholl, J., Dube, N., Hsu, C. K., Wu, T. J., Lin, V., Chi, T., Chang, P. & Li, Y. C., Sep 19 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 9, e44462.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swaziland
Text Messaging
Turnaround time
hematologic tests
Hematologic Tests
5 Citations (Scopus)

Location and level of Etk expression in neurons are associated with varied severity of traumatic brain injury

Wu, J. C. C., Chen, K. Y., Yu, Y. W., Huang, S. W., Shih, H. M., Chiu, W. T., Chiang, Y. H. & Shiau, C. Y., Jun 18 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 6, e39226.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Neurons
tyrosine
Brain
phosphotransferases (kinases)
26 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical stretch induces the apoptosis regulator PUMA in vascular smooth muscle cells

Cheng, W. P., Wang, B. W., Chen, S-C., Chang, H. & Shyu, K-G., Jan 1 2012, In : Cardiovascular Research. 93, 1, p. 181-189 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Smooth Muscle
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Apoptosis
Interferon Regulatory Factor-1
Interferons
10 Citations (Scopus)

Medical malpractice in Taiwan: Injury types, compensation, and specialty risk

Chen, K. Y., Yang, C. M., Tsai, S. H., Chiou, H. Y., Lin, M. R. & Chiu, W. T., May 2012, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 19, 5, p. 598-600 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malpractice
Taiwan
Compensation and Redress
Physicians
Wounds and Injuries
18 Citations (Scopus)

Melatonin reduces acute lung inflammation, edema, and hemorrhage in heatstroke rats

Wu, W. S., Chou, M. T., Chao, C. M., Chang, C. K., Lin, M. T. & Chang, C. P., Jun 2012, In : Acta Pharmacologica Sinica. 33, 6, p. 775-782 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat Stroke
Melatonin
Acute Lung Injury
Edema
Pneumonia
11 Citations (Scopus)

Meteorological factors and ambient bacterial levels in a subtropical urban environment

Wu, Y. H., Chan, C. C., Chew, G. L., Shih, P. W., Lee, C. T. & Chao, H. J., 2012, In : International Journal of Biometeorology. 56, 6, p. 1001-1009 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meteorological Concepts
Bacteria
bacterium
Ozone
Methane
104 Citations (Scopus)

Microstructural white matter abnormalities in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A diffusion tensor imaging study

Hsu, J. L., Chen, Y. L., Leu, J. G., Jaw, F. S., Lee, C. H., Tsai, Y. F., Hsu, C-Y., Bai, C. H. & Leemans, A., Jan 16 2012, In : NeuroImage. 59, 2, p. 1098-1105 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diffusion Tensor Imaging
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Anisotropy
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Parahippocampal Gyrus
6 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling the distribution of rare or cryptic bird species of Taiwan

Wu, T. Y., Lee, P. F., Lin, R. S., Wu, J. L. & Walther, B. A., 2012, In : Taiwania. 57, 4, p. 342-358 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
birds
modeling
macroecology
probability distribution
1 Citation (Scopus)

Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy in Taiwan from 2005 to 2009

Hung, M. C., Chang, P. W., Hsieh, W. A. & Hwang, J. J., Jul 2012, In : Nuclear Medicine Communications. 33, 7, p. 733-738 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Perfusion Imaging
Taiwan
National Health Programs
Population
4 Citations (Scopus)

No increased risk of sudden sensorineural hearing loss following recent herpes zoster: A nationwide population-based study

Sheu, J. J., Keller, J. J., Chen, Y. H., Wu, C. S. & Lin, H. C., Feb 2012, In : Acta Oto-Laryngologica. 132, 2, p. 167-172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sudden Hearing Loss
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Herpes Zoster
Population
Virus Diseases
18 Citations (Scopus)
Glucose Intolerance
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Obesity
Anovulation
Hyperandrogenism
122 Citations (Scopus)

Obstructive sleep apnea and the risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes

Chen, Y. H., Kang, J. H., Lin, C. C., Wang, I. T., Keller, J. J. & Lin, H. C., Feb 2012, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 206, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Pregnancy Outcome
Confidence Intervals
Pre-Eclampsia
Cesarean Section
15 Citations (Scopus)

Pneumonia and pregnancy outcomes: A nationwide population-based study

Chen, Y. H., Keller, J., Wang, I. T., Lin, C. C. & Lin, H. C., Oct 2012, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 207, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy Outcome
Pneumonia
Apgar Score
Premature Birth
Cesarean Section
19 Citations (Scopus)

Positive Association Between Hepatitis C Infection and Oral Cavity Cancer: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study in Taiwan

Su, F. H., Chang, S. N., Chen, P. C., Sung, F. C., Huang, S. F., Chiou, H. Y., Su, C. T., Lin, C. C. & Yeh, C. C., Oct 25 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 10, e48109.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hepatitis C
Mouth Neoplasms
Hepatitis C
cohort studies
Taiwan
6 Citations (Scopus)

Possible effects of anaesthetic management on the 1 yr followed-up risk of herpes zoster after Caesarean deliveries

Chen, Y. H., Rau, R. H., Keller, J. J. & Lin, H. C., Feb 2012, In : British Journal of Anaesthesia. 108, 2, p. 278-282 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Herpes Zoster
General Anesthesia
Anesthetics
Conduction Anesthesia
Taiwan
21 Citations (Scopus)

Postoperative adverse outcomes in surgical patients with epilepsy: A population-based study

Chang, C. C., Hu, C. J., Lam, F., Chang, H., Liao, C. C. & Chen, T. L., Jun 2012, In : Epilepsia. 53, 6, p. 987-994 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Population
Comorbidity
Mortality
Length of Stay
11 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and correlates of self-induced vomiting as weight-control strategy among adolescents in Taiwan

Liou, Y. M., Hsu, Y. W., Ho, J. F., Lin, C. H., Hsu, W. Y. & Liou, T. H., Jan 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 21, 1-2, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Vomiting
Pediatric Obesity
Weights and Measures
Weight Loss
7 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections among primary school children in areas devoid of sanitation in northwestern Kingdom of Swaziland, Southern Africa

Fan, C. K., Liao, C. W., Lyu, S. Y., Sukati, H., Ji, D. D., Cho, C. M., Jien, J. Y., Huang, Y. C., Chang, W. S. P., Chiu, W. T., Nara, T., Tsubouchi, A., Huang, Y. H., Tu, C. C., Lan, S. J. & Chao, J. C. J., Mar 2012, In : Pathogens and Global Health. 106, 1, p. 60-62 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parasitic Intestinal Diseases
Swaziland
Protozoan Infections
Southern Africa
Parasitic Diseases
77 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of metabolically healthy obesity and its impacts on incidences of hypertension, diabetes and the metabolic syndrome in Taiwan

Hwang, L. C., Bai, C. H., Sun, C. A. & Chen, C. J., Jun 2012, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 21, 2, p. 227-233 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Hypertension
Incidence
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Metabolome
5 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of Schistosoma intercalatum and S. haematobium infection among primary schoolchildren in capital areas of democratic republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, West Africa

Chu, T. B., Liao, C. W., Huang, Y. C., Chang, Y. T., Costa, A. S. R. J., Ji, D. D., Nara, T., Tsubouchi, A., Chang, W. S. P., Chiu, W. T. & Fan, C. K., 2012, In : Iranian Journal of Parasitology. 7, 1, p. 67-72 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Schistosoma
Western Africa
Schistosoma haematobium
Ovum
Economics
16 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative assessment of impaired postevacuation brain re-expansion in bilateral chronic subdural haematoma: Possible mechanism of the higher recurrence rate

Kung, W. M., Hung, K. S., Chiu, W. T., Tsai, S. H., Lin, J. W., Wang, Y. C. & Lin, M. S., May 2012, In : Injury. 43, 5, p. 598-602 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hematoma, Subdural, Chronic
Recurrence
Brain
Hematoma
Tomography
107 Citations (Scopus)
Renal Replacement Therapy
Citric Acid
Heparin
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
23 Citations (Scopus)

Risk and outcomes for traumatic brain injury in patients with mental disorders

Liao, C. C., Chiu, W. T., Yeh, C. C., Chang, H. C. & Chen, T. L., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 83, 12, p. 1186-1192 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mental Disorders
Wounds and Injuries
Mortality
Psychiatry
Case-Control Studies
16 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of stroke among patients with rhinosinusitis: A population-based study in Taiwan

Wu, C. W., Chao, P. Z., Hao, W. R., Liou, T. H. & Lin, H. W., Jul 2012, In : American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy. 26, 4, p. 278-282 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Stroke
Sinusitis
Population
Confidence Intervals
20 Citations (Scopus)

Significance and anamnestic response in isolated hepatitis B core antibody-positive individuals 18 years after neonatal hepatitis B virus vaccination in Taiwan

Su, F. H., Bai, C. H., Chu, F. Y., Lin, Y. S., Su, C. T. & Yeh, C. C., Jun 8 2012, In : Vaccine. 30, 27, p. 4034-4039 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatitis B Antibodies
Hepatitis B virus
hepatitis B
Taiwan
Vaccination
10 Citations (Scopus)

Socioeconomic deprivation and associated risk factors of traumatic brain injury in children

Liao, C. C., Chang, H. C., Yeh, C. C., Chou, Y. C., Chiu, W. T. & Chen, T. L., Nov 2012, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 73, 5, p. 1327-1331 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Epilepsy
Poverty
Pediatrics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Spacing pattern of the Crested Serpent-eagle (spilornis cheela hoya) in Southern Taiwan

Chou, T. C., Walther, B. A. & Lee, P. F., 2012, In : Taiwania. 57, 1, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hoya
eagles
Taiwan
spacing
spatial distribution
27 Citations (Scopus)

Stroke, angiogenesis and phytochemicals

Chen, Y. C., Wu, J. S., Yang, S. T., Huang, C. Y., Chang, C., Sun, G. Y. & Lin, T. N., Jan 1 2012, In : Frontiers in Bioscience - Scholar. 4 S, 2, p. 599-610 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phytochemicals
Stroke
Tissue
Nutrients
Brain
9 Citations (Scopus)

Stroke risk in poliomyelitis survivors: A nationwide population-based study

Wu, C. H., Liou, T. H., Chen, H. H., Sun, T. Y., Chen, K. H. & Chang, K. H., Dec 2012, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 93, 12, p. 2184-2188 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poliomyelitis
Survivors
Stroke
Population
National Health Programs
5 Citations (Scopus)

Suppression of Etk/Bmx protects against ischemic brain injury

Chen, K. Y., Wu, J. C. C., Chang, C. F., Chen, Y. H., Chiu, W. T., Lou, Y. H., Chen, Y. H., Shih, H. M. & Chiang, Y. H., 2012, In : Cell Transplantation. 21, 1, p. 345-354 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Injuries
Neurons
Brain
Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Chemical activation

Taiwan medical association

Lee, M. B. & Chang, P. W. S., Nov 2012, In : Japan Medical Association Journal. 55, 6, p. 471-474 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
5 Citations (Scopus)

Test-retest reliability and validity of the comprehensive activities of daily living measure in patients with stroke

Hsueh, I. P., Wang, C. H., Liou, T. H., Lin, C. H. & Hsieh, C. L., 2012, In : Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 44, 8, p. 637-641 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activities of Daily Living
Reproducibility of Results
Stroke
Quality of Life
Self Care

The association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and arterial embolism and thrombosis in Northeastern Taiwan: Preliminary results

Hsu, L. I., Chen, C. J. & Chiou, H. Y., 2012, Understanding the Geological and Medical Interface of Arsenic, As 2012 - 4th International Congress: Arsenic in the Environment. p. 153-154 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Arsenic
Potable water
Drinking Water
arsenic
drinking water
10 Citations (Scopus)

The Chinese Utian Quality of Life Scale for women around menopause: Translation and psychometric testing

Chen, P. L., Chao, H. T., Chou, K. R., Huang, H. M., Cheng, S. Y., Utian, W. H. & Liao, Y. M., Apr 2012, In : Menopause. 19, 4, p. 438-447 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Menopause
Psychometrics
Quality of Life
Reproducibility of Results
Health Surveys
14 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of transported Asian dust on the composition and concentration of ambient fungi in Taiwan

Chao, H. J., Chan, C. C., Rao, C. Y., Lee, C. T., Chuang, Y. C., Chiu, Y. H., Hsu, H. H. & Wu, Y. H., Mar 2012, In : International Journal of Biometeorology. 56, 2, p. 211-219 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dust
Taiwan
Fungi
fungus
dust
31 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between obesity, insulin and arsenic methylation capability in taiwan adolescents

Su, C. T., Lin, H. C., Choy, C. S., Huang, Y. K., Huang, S. R. & Hsueh, Y. M., Jan 1 2012, In : Science of the Total Environment. 414, p. 152-158 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylation
obesity
Insulin
methylation
Arsenic