College of Public Health

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1985 2020

12 Citations (Scopus)

Proton pump inhibitors and risk of periampullary cancers - A nested case-control study

Chien, L-N., Huang, Y. J., Shao, Y-H., Chang, C. J., Chuang, M. T., Chiou, H-Y. & Yen, Y., Mar 15 2016, In : International Journal of Cancer. 138, 6, p. 1401-1409 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proton Pump Inhibitors
Case-Control Studies
Neoplasms
Taiwan
Helicobacter pylori
163 Citations (Scopus)

Pseudo-isotherms for the sorption of cadmium ion onto tree fern

Ho, Y. S. & Wang, C. C., Feb 25 2004, In : Process Biochemistry. 39, 6, p. 759-763 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferns
Cadmium
Isotherms
Sorption
Ions
95 Citations (Scopus)

Pseudo-Isotherms using a second order kinetic expression constant

Ho, Y. S., Jun 2004, In : Adsorption. 10, 2, p. 151-158 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sorption
Isotherms
Sorption
isotherms
Kinetics
40 Citations (Scopus)

Psoriasis and pregnancy outcomes: A nationwide population-based study

Yang, Y-W., Chen, C. S., Chen, Y. H. & Lin, H. C., Jan 2011, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 64, 1, p. 71-77 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy Outcome
Psoriasis
Mothers
Population
Low Birth Weight Infant
15 Citations (Scopus)

Psychiatric diseases predated the occurrence of Parkinson disease: A retrospective cohort study

Lin, H. L., Lin, H. C. & Chen, Y. H., Mar 2014, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 24, 3, p. 206-213 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease
Psychiatry
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Confidence Intervals

Psychiatric Disorders After Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Nationwide Population-Based Study in Taiwan

Huang, Y. F., Chiou, H. Y., Chung, C. H., Chien, W. C. & Chang, H. J., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 51, 2, p. 138-146 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Taiwan
Psychiatry
Population
Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders
9 Citations (Scopus)

Psychiatric Morbidity in HIV-infected Male Prisoners

Peng, E. Y. C., Lee, M. B., Morisky, D. E., Yeh, C-Y., Farabee, D., Lan, Y. C., Chen, Y. M. A. & Lyu, S. Y., Mar 2010, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 109, 3, p. 177-184 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisoners
Psychiatry
HIV
Morbidity
Taiwan
Motorcycles
Taiwan
Light
Wounds and Injuries
Injury Severity Score
8 Citations (Scopus)

Psychological and physiological correlates of childhood obesity in Taiwan

Chung, K. H., Chiou, H. Y. & Chen, Y. H., Nov 27 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 17439.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Taiwan
Psychology
Blood Pressure
Odds Ratio

Psychological distress in an incarcerated juvenile population

Lyu, S. Y., Chi, Y. C., Farabee, D., Tsai, L. T., Lee, M. B., Lo, F. E. & Morisky, D. E., Nov 1 2015, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 114, 11, p. 1076-1081 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychology
Population
Taiwan
Hostility
Censuses

Psychological Factors and Medical Compliance Among Patients With Breast Pain

Tsai, S. T., Lee, M. B., Yang, C. C. & Lyu, S. Y., Jun 2010, In : Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine(Taiwan). 2, 3, p. 136-141 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mastodynia
Premenstrual Syndrome
Patient Compliance
Psychology
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

Psychometric Comparisons of the Quality of Life after Brain Injury between Individuals with Mild and Those with Moderate/Severe Traumatic Brain Injuries

Chang, Y-J., Liang, W-M., Yu, W-Y. & Lin, M-R., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 36, 1, p. 126-134 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychometrics
Brain Injuries
Quality of Life
Emotions
Brain Concussion
302 Citations (Scopus)

Psychometric comparisons of the timed up and go, one-leg stand, functional reach, and Tinetti balance measures in community-dwelling older people

Lin, M-R., Hwang, H. F., Hu, M. H., Wu, H. D. I., Wang, Y. W. & Huang, F. C., Aug 2004, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 52, 8, p. 1343-1348 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Activities of Daily Living
Psychometrics
Leg
Reproducibility of Results

Psychometric Evaluation of Anxiety, Depression, and Sleep Quality after a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Longitudinal Study

Ma, H-P., Chen, P-S., Wong, C-S., Chang, C-F., Ou, J-C., Tsai, Y-R., Chiu, W-T., Tsai, S-H., Liao, K-H., Chiang, Y-H., Wang, J-Y., Chen, K-Y. & Wu, J. C-C., 2019, In : Behavioural Neurology. 2019, p. 4364592

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Psychometrics
Longitudinal Studies
Sleep
Anxiety
350 Citations (Scopus)

Psychometric evaluation of the Chinese version of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (CPSQI) in primary insomnia and control subjects

Tsai, P. S., Wang, S-Y., Wang, M. Y., Su, C-T., Yang, T. T., Huang, C. J. & Fang, S. C., Oct 2005, In : Quality of Life Research. 14, 8, p. 1943-1952 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Psychometrics
Sleep
Independent Living
Sensitivity and Specificity
25 Citations (Scopus)

Psychometric evaluation of the WHOQOL-BREF in community-dwelling older people in Taiwan using Rasch analysis

Liang, W. M., Chang, C. H., Yeh, Y. C., Shy, H. Y., Chen, H. W. & Lin, M. R., Jun 2009, In : Quality of Life Research. 18, 5, p. 605-618 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Body Image
Taiwan
Psychometrics
Sexual Behavior
19 Citations (Scopus)

Psychometric properties of the Child and Adolescent Scale of Participation-Traditional Chinese version

Hwang, A. W., Liou, T. H., Bedell, G. M., Kang, L. J., Chen, W. C., Yen, C. F., Chang, K. H. & Liao, H. F., Sep 2013, In : International Journal of Rehabilitation Research. 36, 3, p. 211-220 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychometrics
Disability Evaluation
Taiwan
Intellectual Disability
Statistical Factor Analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the child and adolescent factors inventory (CAFI-C)

Chen, W. C., Bedell, G. M., Yen, C. F., Liou, T. H., Kang, L. J., Liao, H. F. & Hwang, A. W., Sep 1 2017, In : Research in Developmental Disabilities. 68, p. 111-121 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychometrics
Equipment and Supplies
Disability Evaluation
Disabled Children
Taiwan

Public opinions for tobacco smoke in restaurants in Taiwan: Before and after the nation's implementation of the Smoke-Free-Restaurants-Program

Han, B-C., Yeh, C-Y., Chen, R-Y., Chen, Y-H., Wu, Y. C., Yeh, S-J. & Chao, K. Y., Nov 6 2004.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Restaurants
Public Opinion
Taiwan
Smoke
Tobacco
6 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary pathobiology induced by zinc oxide nanoparticles in mice: A 24-hour and 28-day follow-up study

Chuang, H. C., Chuang, K. J., Chen, J. K., Hua, H. E., Shen, Y. L., Liao, W. N., Lee, C. H., Pan, C. H., Chen, K. Y., Lee, K. Y., Hsiao, T. C. & Cheng, T. J., Jul 15 2017, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 327, p. 13-22 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zinc Oxide
Nanoparticles
Lung
Respiratory system
Respiratory System
9 Citations (Scopus)

Quality-adjusted life-years and helmet use among motorcyclists sustaining head injuries

Lee, H. Y., Chen, Y. H., Chiu, W. T., Hwang, J. S. & Wang, J. D., Jan 1 2010, In : American Journal of Public Health. 100, 1, p. 165-170 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Head Protective Devices
Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Craniocerebral Trauma
Life Expectancy
Quality of Life
6 Citations (Scopus)

Quality improvement and emerging global health priorities

Abrampah, N. M., Syed, S. B., Hirschhorn, L. R., Nambiar, B., Iqbal, U., Garcia-Elorrio, E., Chattu, V. K., Devnani, M. & Kelley, A. E., 2018, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 30, p. 5-9 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Priorities
Quality Improvement
Health
Universal Coverage
Integrated Delivery of Health Care
10 Citations (Scopus)

Quality improvement in acute ischemic stroke care in Taiwan: The breakthrough collaborative in stroke

Hsieh, F. I., Jeng, J. S., Chern, C. M., Lee, T. H., Tang, S. C., Tsai, L. K., Liao, H. H., Chang, H., Labresh, K. A., Lin, H. J., Chiou, H. Y., Chiu, H. C. & Lien, L. M., Aug 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 8, e0160426.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Taiwan
stroke
Stroke
Composite materials
Motivation
Delivery of Health Care
75 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of life after traumatic brain injury: The clinical use of the QOLIBRI, a novel disease-specific instrument

The QOLIBRI Task Force, Oct 1 2010, In : Brain Injury. 24, 11, p. 1272-1291 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Status
Mental Health
Quality of Life
Diagnostic Self Evaluation
Cognition
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

Quarantine and transportation of patients using a telemedicine system for patients with A/H1N1 infection

Chiu, W-T., Hsu, M. H., Chen, W. L. & Tsai, S-H., 2009, In : British Medical Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Raffinee in the treatment of spinal cord injury: An open-labeled clinical trial

Chen, H. Y., Lin, J. M., Chuang, H. Y. & Chiu, W. T., 2005, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1042, p. 396-402 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Injuries
Clinical Trials
Recovery
Activities of Daily Living
Therapeutics
7 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized trial of a secondhand smoke exposure reduction intervention among hospital-based pregnant women

Chi, Y. C., Wu, C. L., Chen, C. Y., Lyu, S. Y., Lo, F. E. & Morisky, D. E., Feb 1 2015, In : Addictive Behaviors. 41, p. 117-123 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Tobacco
Smoke
Pregnant Women
Health
6 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid adiposity growth increases risks of new-onset asthma and airway inflammation in children

Chen, Y. C., Chih, A. H., Chen, J. R., Liou, T. H., Pan, W. H. & Lee, Y. L., Apr 4 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Obesity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adiposity
Asthma
Inflammation
Growth
Nitric Oxide
1 Citation (Scopus)
DNA Mutational Analysis
Combined Modality Therapy
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Lung Neoplasms
8 Citations (Scopus)
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
Cholangiocarcinoma
Leucovorin
Liver Neoplasms
Fluorouracil
17 Citations (Scopus)

Rating scale, standard gamble, and time trade-off for people with traumatic spinal cord injuries

Lin, M-R., Hwang, H. F., Chung, K. P., Huang, C. & Chen, C. Y., Mar 2006, In : Physical Therapy. 86, 3, p. 337-344 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Injuries
Aptitude
Linear Models
Self Care
Taiwan

RE: Exploring the Evolution of Human Mate Preference

Iqbal, U., Clinciu, D., Jian, W-S. & Li, Y-C., 2018, (Submitted) In : Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Reappraisal of Methylprednisolone Treatment for Acute Traumatic Cord Injury

Lam, C., Chiang, M. F., Tsai, S-H., Chiou, H-Y., Choy, C-S., Lin, M-R. & Chiu, W-T., 2006, In : Formosan Journal of Surgery. 39, 5, p. 236-245 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylprednisolone
Wounds and Injuries
Spinal Cord Injuries
Recovery of Function
Therapeutics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Reassessment of the conservation status and protected area coverage of Taiwanese birds: How distribution modelling can help species conservation

Wu, T. Y., Walther, B. A., Chen, Y. H., Lin, R. S. & Lee, P. F., Jun 20 2014, In : Bird Conservation International. 24, 2, p. 223-238 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

species conservation
conservation status
protected area
conservation areas
bird

Reconstruction of exposed cohort and cumulative dose of radio-contaminated building residents for epidemiological study - Updated information

Chiang, S-O., Chen, C-H., Tung, C-J., Chou, P., Whang-Peng, J., Chiou, H-Y., Chen, C-J., Chen, Y. H., Yu, L-H., Chang, J-Y., Jyuhn-Hsiarn Lee, L. & Liou, S-H., 2014, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 71, Suppl 1, p. A69

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radio
Epidemiologic Studies
Students
Population
Workplace

Reconstructive neurosurgery. Preface.

Chiu, W. T. & Chiang, Y. H., 2008, In : Acta Neurochirurgica, Supplementum. 101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
Group Processes
Neurosurgery
11 Citations (Scopus)

Recovery from sleep disturbance precedes that of depression and anxiety following mild traumatic brain injury: A 6-week follow-up study

Ma, H. P., Ou, J. C., Yeh, C. T., Wu, D., Tsai, S. H., Chiu, W. T. & Hu, C. J., 2014, In : BMJ Open. 4, 1, e004205.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Sleep
Anxiety
Depression
Glasgow Coma Scale
7 Citations (Scopus)
Erythrocyte Indices
Sepsis
Erythrocytes
Mortality
APACHE
8 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced power spectra of heart rate variability are correlated with anxiety in patients with mild traumatic brain injury

Liao, K-H., Sung, C-W., Chu, S-F., Chiu, W-T., Chiang, Y-H., Hoffer, B., Ou, J-C., Chen, K-Y., Tsai, S-H., Lin, C-M., Chen, G-S., Li, W-J. & Wang, J-Y., Sep 30 2016, In : Psychiatry Research. 243, p. 349-56 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Anxiety
Heart Rate
Autonomic Nervous System
Healthy Volunteers
12 Citations (Scopus)
Acupuncture Therapy
Emergency Medical Services
Hospitalization
Confidence Intervals
Traumatic Brain Injury

Reduce Medication Errors by Applying a Probabilistic Model: A Pilot Study

Usman, I., Nguyen, P. A., Syed-Abdul, S., Huang, C. W., Li, Y. C. & Jian, W. S., 2014, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. IOS Press, Vol. 205. p. 1260 1 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 205).

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

Clinical Decision Support Systems
Medication Errors
Data Mining
Statistical Models
Patient Safety
20 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing sexual risk among Filipina female bar workers: Effects of a CBPR-developed structural and network intervention

Morisky, D. E., Malow, R. M., Tiglao, T. V., Lyu, S. Y., Vissman, A. T. & Rhodes, S. D., Aug 2010, In : AIDS Education and Prevention. 22, 4, p. 371-385 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Community-Based Participatory Research
female worker
Condoms
HIV
community
13 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction in admissions of patients with acute primary angle closure occurring in conjunction with a rise in cataract surgery in Taiwan

Hu, C. C., Lin, H. C., Chen, C. S. & Kuo, N. W., Jun 2008, In : Acta Ophthalmologica. 86, 4, p. 440-445 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Admission
Taiwan
Cataract
Nonparametric Statistics
Age Groups
18 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction in osmidrosis using a suction-assisted cartilage shaver improves the quality of life

Huang, Y. H., Yang, C. H., Chen, Y. H., Chen, C. H. & Lee, S. H., Oct 2010, In : Dermatologic Surgery. 36, 10, p. 1573-1577 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suction
Cartilage
Quality of Life
Dermatology
Patient Satisfaction
6 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction of ischemic and oxidative damage to the hypothalamus by hyperbaric oxygen in heatstroke mice

Tai, P. A., Chang, C. K., Niu, K. C., Lin, M. T., Chiu, W. T. & Lin, J. W., 2010, In : Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology. 2010, 609526.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat Stroke
Hypothalamus
Oxygen
Hot Temperature
Nitric Oxide Synthase Type II
107 Citations (Scopus)
Renal Replacement Therapy
Citric Acid
Heparin
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
376 Citations (Scopus)

Regression analysis for the sorption isotherms of basic dyes on sugarcane dust

Ho, Y-S., Chiu, W. T. & Wang, C. C., Jul 2005, In : Bioresource Technology. 96, 11, p. 1285-1291 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Saccharum
sorption isotherms
Chi-Square Distribution
Dust
Regression analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Regulation of cytochrome P450 gene expression by ketamine: a review

Chen, J. T., Wei, L., Chen, T. L., Huang, C. J. & Chen, R. M., Jul 3 2018, In : Expert Opinion on Drug Metabolism and Toxicology. 14, 7, p. 709-720 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ketamine
Gene expression
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System
Gene Expression
Metabolism