College of Public Health

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1985 2020

2009
10 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical practice guidelines in severe traumatic brain injury in Taiwan

Liao, K. H., Chang, C. K., Chang, H. C., Chang, K. C., Chen, C. F., Chen, T. Y., Chou, C. W., Chung, W. Y., Chiang, Y. H., Hong, K. S., Hsiao, S. H., Hsu, Y. H., Huang, H. L., Huang, S. C., Hung, C. C., Kung, S. S., Kuo, K. N., Li, K. H., Lin, J. W., Lin, T. G. & 8 others, Lin, C. M., Su, C. F., Tsai, M. T., Tsai, S. H., Wang, Y. C., Yang, T. Y., Yu, K. F. & Chiu, W. T., Dec 2009, In : Surgical Neurology. 72, SUPPL. 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Practice Guidelines
Guidelines
Intracranial Hypertension
Quality of Health Care
9 Citations (Scopus)

Coping with national health insurance: Strategic behaviours of Taiwan's hospitals

Huang, K. C., Lu, N., Hsu, Y. H., Sheu, M. L., Yang, C. M. & Chen, Y-H., Jun 2009, In : Service Industries Journal. 29, 6, p. 861-873 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health insurance
Taiwan
National health insurance
Strategic behavior
22 Citations (Scopus)

Decrease of bone morphogenetic protein-7 (BMP-7) and its type II receptor (BMP-RII) in kidney of type 1-like diabetic rats

Cheng, J. T., Yeh, C. H., Chang, C. K., Cheng, M. F. & Lin, H. J., 2009, In : Hormone and Metabolic Research. 41, 8, p. 605-611 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type II Bone Morphogenetic Protein Receptors
Bone Morphogenetic Protein 7
1,2-Dihydroxybenzene-3,5-Disulfonic Acid Disodium Salt
Rats
Streptozocin
49 Citations (Scopus)

Does multiple sclerosis increase risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes? A population-based study

Chen, Y. H., Lin, H. L. & Lin, H. C., 2009, In : Multiple Sclerosis. 15, 5, p. 606-612 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy Outcome
Multiple Sclerosis
Mothers
Population
Birth Certificates
33 Citations (Scopus)

Endurance training accelerates exhaustive exercise-induced mitochondrial DNA deletion and apoptosis of left ventricle myocardium in rats

Huang, C. C., Lin, T. J., Chen, C. C. & Lin, W. T., Dec 2009, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 107, 6, p. 697-706 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitochondrial DNA
Heart Ventricles
Myocardium
Apoptosis
HSP70 Heat-Shock Proteins
5 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure to and attitudes regarding secondhand smoke among secondary students in Taiwan

Chen, P. L., Huang, W., Chuang, Y. L., Warren, C. W., Jones, N. R., Lee, J. & Asma, S., Jul 2009, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 21, 3, p. 259-267 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Taiwan
Smoke
Students
Tobacco
35 Citations (Scopus)

Fibrinogen independently predicts the development of ischemic stroke in a Taiwanese population: CVDFACTS study

Chuang, S. Y., Bai, C. H., Chen, W. H., Lien, L. M. & Pan, W. H., May 1 2009, In : Stroke. 40, 5, p. 1578-1584 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibrinogen
Stroke
Population
Factor VII
Death Certificates

Health care quality and integrity in period of economic depression

Chang, P. W. S., Nov 2009, In : Japan Medical Association Journal. 52, 6, p. 458-462 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Economic Recession
Quality of Health Care
2 Citations (Scopus)

Healthcare utilization patterns before and after contact with psychiatrist care for panic disorder

Chen, Y. H., Chen, S. F., Lin, H. C. & Lee, H. C., Jan 2009, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 119, 1-3, p. 172-176 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Panic Disorder
Psychiatry
Delivery of Health Care
Outpatients
Health Expenditures
36 Citations (Scopus)

Heme oxygenase-1 mediates the inhibitory actions of brazilin in RAW264.7 macrophages stimulated with lipopolysaccharide

Hu, C-M., Liu, Y. H., Cheah, K. P., Li, J. S., Lam, C. S. K., Yu, W. Y. & Choy, C-S., Jan 12 2009, In : Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 121, 1, p. 79-85 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heme Oxygenase-1
Lipopolysaccharides
Macrophages
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Nitric Oxide Synthase Type II
2 Citations (Scopus)
Malpractice
Jurisprudence
Taiwan
Epidemiologic Studies
Emergencies
35 Citations (Scopus)

Hyaluronic acid inhibits the glial scar formation after brain damage with tissue loss in rats

Lin, C. M., Lin, J. W., Chen, Y. C., Shen, H. H., Wei, L., Yeh, Y. S., Chiang, Y. H., Shih, R., Chiu, P. L., Hung, K. S., Yang, L. Y. & Chiu, W. T., Dec 2009, In : Surgical Neurology. 72, SUPPL. 2, p. S50-S54

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gliosis
Hyaluronic Acid
Neuroglia
Cicatrix
Brain
28 Citations (Scopus)

Inappropriate gonadotropin secretion in polycystic ovary syndrome

Hsu, M. I., Liou, T. H., Liang, S. J., Su, H. W., Wu, C. H. & Hsu, C-S., Apr 2009, In : Fertility and Sterility. 91, 4, p. 1168-1174 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Gonadotropins
Body Mass Index
Oligomenorrhea
Anovulation
57 Citations (Scopus)
Panic Disorder
Myocardial Infarction
Population
National Health Programs
Primary Prevention
32 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risk of preterm births among women with uterine leiomyoma: A nationwide population-based study

Chen, Y. H., Lin, H. C., Chen, S. F. & Lin, H. C., Dec 2009, In : Human Reproduction. 24, 12, p. 3049-3056 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Premature Birth
Leiomyoma
Mothers
Population
Small for Gestational Age Infant
30 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risk of QT prolongation associated with atherosclerotic diseases in arseniasis-endemic area in southwestern coast of Taiwan

Wang, C. H., Chen, C. L., Hsiao, C. K., Chiang, F. T., Hsu, L. I., Chiou, H. Y., Hsueh, Y. M., Wu, M. M. & Chen, C. J., Sep 15 2009, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 239, 3, p. 320-324 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Taiwan
Coastal zones
Myocardial Ischemia
Carotid Artery Diseases
18 Citations (Scopus)

Insulin resistance without obesity induced by cotton pellet granuloma in mice

Wu, H. T., Chang, C. K., Tsao, C. W., Wen, Y. J., Ling, S. M., Cheng, K. C., Chang, C. J. & Cheng, J. T., Mar 2009, In : Laboratory Investigation. 89, 3, p. 362-369 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granuloma
Insulin Resistance
White Adipose Tissue
Obesity
Adipose Tissue
8 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical stretch induces endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene expression in neonatal rat cardiomyocytes

Cheng, T-H., Chen, J. J. W., Shih, N. L., Lin, J. W., Liu, J. C., Chen, Y. L., Chen, C. H. & Chen, J. J., May 2009, In : Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology. 36, 5-6, p. 559-566 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitric Oxide Synthase Type III
Cardiac Myocytes
Gene Expression
Phosphoglycerate Kinase
Genes
2 Citations (Scopus)

Moving toward people's needs for smoke-free restaurants: Before and after a National Promotion Program in Taiwan, 2003-2005

Chen, Y-H., Yeh, C-Y., Chen, R. Y., Chien, L. C., Yu, P. T., Chao, K. Y. & Han, B. C., 2009, In : Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 11, 5, p. 503-513 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Restaurants
Taiwan
Smoke
Legislation
Tobacco
24 Citations (Scopus)
cluster analysis
Statistical Factor Analysis
Cluster Analysis
factor analysis
Health
28 Citations (Scopus)

No increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes for women with myasthenia gravis: A nationwide population-based study

Wen, J. C., Liu, T. C., Chen, Y. H., Chen, S. F., Lin, H. C. & Tsai, W. C., Aug 2009, In : European Journal of Neurology. 16, 8, p. 889-894 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myasthenia Gravis
Pregnancy Outcome
Mothers
Premature Birth
Small for Gestational Age Infant
20 Citations (Scopus)

No increase in adverse pregnancy outcomes for women receiving antiepileptic drugs

Lin, H. L., Chen, Y. H., Lin, H. C. & Lin, H. C., Oct 2009, In : Journal of Neurology. 256, 10, p. 1742-1749 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy Outcome
Anticonvulsants
Epilepsy
Low Birth Weight Infant
Pregnancy

Outcomes of Epidural Neuroplasty to Treat Lumbar Discogenic Pain-One-Year Follow-Up

Wei, L., Lee, K-S., Siu, M-K., Tai, Y-T., Lin, J-W., Hung, K-S., Chiu, W-T., Wang, I. J. & Lin, T. J., 2009, In : 疼痛醫學雜誌. 19, 1, p. 8-16 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain
Intervertebral Disc Displacement
Therapeutics
Sciatica
Radiculopathy
65 Citations (Scopus)

Polymorphisms in arsenic metabolism genes, urinary arsenic methylation profile and cancer

Chung, C. J., Hsueh, Y. M., Bai, C. H., Huang, Y. K., Huang, Y. L., Yang, M. H. & Chen, C. J., Nov 2009, In : Cancer Causes and Control. 20, 9, p. 1653-1661 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Methylation
Genes
Neoplasms
Linear Models
2 Citations (Scopus)
Balanced Scorecard
social isolation
severe acute respiratory syndrome
evaluation
group discussion
3 Citations (Scopus)

Predominance of neurologic diseases in international aeromedical transportation

Chen, W. L., Lin, Y. M., Ma, H. P., Chiu, W. T. & Tsai, S. H., Dec 2009, In : Surgical Neurology. 72, SUPPL. 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nervous System Diseases
Air Ambulances
Taiwan
Nervous System
China
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preliminary study on emergency aeromedical transport of elderly patients from offshore islands in Taiwan

Choi, W. M., Tsai, S. H., Chang, W. H., Chang, K. S. & Kao, C. J., Jun 2009, In : International Journal of Gerontology. 3, 2, p. 114-121 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Islands
Emergencies
Wounds and Injuries
Emergency Nursing
14 Citations (Scopus)
Prenatal Care
Pregnancy Outcome
Taiwan
Schizophrenia
Population
29 Citations (Scopus)
Schizophrenia
Population
Urticaria
Asthma
Psychiatry
30 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and secular trends in overweight and obese Taiwanese children and adolescents in 1991-2003

Liou, T. H., Huang, Y. C. & Chou, P., Mar 2009, In : Annals of Human Biology. 36, 2, p. 176-185 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Taiwan
Cross-Sectional Studies
49 Citations (Scopus)

Protective effects of L-arginine supplementation against exhaustive exercise-induced oxidative stress in young rat tissues

Huang, C. C., Lin, T-J., Lu, Y. F., Chen, C. C., Huang, C. Y. & Lin, W. T., Dec 1 2009, In : Chinese Journal of Physiology. 52, 5, p. 306-315 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arginine
Oxidative Stress
Xanthine Oxidase
Creatine Kinase
Uric Acid
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

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

36 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships of adolescents' perceptions of parental and peer behaviors with cigarette and alcohol use in different neighborhood contexts

Chuang, Y. C., Ennett, S. T., Bauman, K. E. & Foshee, V. A., Sep 2009, In : Journal of Youth and Adolescence. 38, 10, p. 1388-1398 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Products
alcohol
Alcohols
adolescent
smoking
50 Citations (Scopus)

Repeated and multiple new vertebral compression fractures after percutaneous transpedicular vertebroplasty

Tseng, Y. Y., Yang, T. C., Tu, P. H., Lo, Y. L. & Yang, S. T., Aug 2009, In : Spine. 34, 18, p. 1917-1922 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vertebroplasty
Compression Fractures
Osteoporotic Fractures
Bone Density
Bone Cements

RMSEA與卡方差異法於檢定模式差異之正確性:測量不變性之檢定

楊志堅, 楊志強, 蔡良庭 & Lyu, S-Y., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Education & Psychology. 32, 4, p. 53-72 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Factor analysis
Invariance
Design of experiments
Screening
6 Citations (Scopus)

Seroprevalence of toxoplasma gondii infection among children in Swaziland, Southern Africa

Liao, C. W., Lee, Y. L., Sukati, H., D'Lamini, P., Huang, Y. C., Chiu, C. J., Chou, C. M., Liu, Y. H., Chiu, W. T., Du, W. Y., Hung, C. C., Chan, H. C., Chu, B., Cheng, H. C., Su, J., Tu, C. C., Cheng, C. Y. & Fan, C. K., Dec 2009, In : Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology. 103, 8, p. 731-736 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protozoan Antibodies
Swaziland
Latex Fixation Tests
Southern Africa
Toxoplasmosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Shock membrane electropotential drops and limited diffusive distance of β-amyloids in cerebral neurons are detrimental enhancement to Alzheimer's diseases

Chang, C. H., Peng, C. H., Chen, K. C., Huang, H. B., Chiu, W. T. & Peng, R. Y., Oct 15 2009, In : Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 73, 2, p. 339-345 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

neurons
Amyloid
Neurons
brain
Shock
2 Citations (Scopus)

Significant synergistic effect of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ C-2821T and diabetes on the risk of ischemic stroke

Hsieh, F-I., Lo, W. C., Lin, H-J., Hsieh, Y-C., Lien, L-M., Bai, C-H., Tseng, H. P. & Chiou, H-Y., Nov 2009, In : Diabetes Care. 32, 11, p. 2033-2035 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
Stroke
Genetic Polymorphisms
Alleles
Hypertension
1 Citation (Scopus)

Supercourse: Translation from Research to the Classroom

LaPorte, R. E., Chiu, W. T., Chie, L., Zenatims, M., Yang, Y., Sevilla, A., Kumar, R., Hennon, M. & Linkov, F., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine(Taiwan). 1, 1, p. 8-11 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Translational Medical Research
Research
Libraries
Public Health Nursing
Nursing Schools
4 Citations (Scopus)

Supportive care for taiwanese women with suspected breast cancer during the diagnostic period: Effect on healthcare and support needs

Liao, M. N., Chen, P. L., Chen, M. F., Chen, S. C. & Chen, Y. H., Sep 2009, In : Oncology Nursing Forum. 36, 5, p. 585-592 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast Neoplasms
Delivery of Health Care
Biopsy
Health Education
Control Groups
9 Citations (Scopus)

Susceptibility to initiate smoking among junior and senior high school nonsmokers in Taiwan

Chen, P. L., Huang, W. G. & Chao, K. Y., Aug 2009, In : Preventive Medicine. 49, 1, p. 58-61 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Smoking
Students
Tobacco
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
13 Citations (Scopus)

TGF- βinhibits IL-1β-activated PAR-2 expression through multiple pathways in human primary synovial cells

Tsai, S. H., Sheu, M. T., Liang, Y. C., Cheng, H. T., Fang, S. S. & Chen, C. H., 2009, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 16, 1, 97.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

PAR-2 Receptor
Interleukin-1
Connective Tissue Growth Factor
Osteoarthritis
Matrix Metalloproteinase 13
9 Citations (Scopus)

The association of clinical findings and exposure profiles with melamine associated nephrolithiasis

Wang, I. J., Wu, Y. N., Wu, W. C., Leonardi, G., Sung, Y. J., Lin, T-J., Wang, C. L., Kuo, C. F., Wu, K. Y., Cheng, W. C., Chan, C. C., Chen, P. C. & Lin, S. L., Nov 1 2009, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 94, 11, p. 883-887 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nephrolithiasis
Dairy Products
Urine
Limit of Detection
melamine
13 Citations (Scopus)

The Effect of Ankle Position on Pelvic Floor Muscle Contraction Activity in Women

Chen, H. L., Lin, Y. C., Chien, W. J., Huang, W. C., Lin, H. Y. & Chen, P. L., Mar 2009, In : Journal of Urology. 181, 3, p. 1217-1223 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pelvic Floor
Muscle Contraction
Ankle
Muscles
Exercise
12 Citations (Scopus)

The role of non-formal education in combating the HIV epidemic in the Philippines and Taiwan

Morisky, D. E., Lyu, S. Y. & Urada, L. A., 2009, In : Prospects. 39, 4, p. 335-357 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Philippines
Taiwan
educational training
education
educational program
1 Citation (Scopus)

Traumatic vertebral artery aneurysm following blunt suboccipital trauma

Chiang, C. T., Yeh, Y. S., Lo, Y. L., Hsieh, T. C. & Yang, S. T., 2009, In : VASA. Zeitschrift für Gefässkrankheiten. Journal for vascular diseases. 38, 2, p. 177-180 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vertebral Artery
Aneurysm
Wounds and Injuries
Traumatic Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
9 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment of As(V) and As(III) by electrocoagulation using Al and Fe electrode

Kuan, W. H., Hu, C. Y. & Chiang, M. C., 2009, In : Water Science and Technology. 60, 5, p. 1341-1346 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electrode
hydroxide
Electrodes
Potentiodynamic polarization
polarization

Tuberculous Spondylitis Presenting with Psoas Abscess

Yung-Chih, L., Hsieh Hsing, L. & Shing-Sheng, W., 2009, In : Formosan Journal of Surgery. 42, 2, p. 100-105 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psoas Abscess
Spondylitis
56 Citations (Scopus)

Urinary Arsenic Species and CKD in a Taiwanese Population: A Case-Control Study

Hsueh, Y-M., Chung, C. J., Shiue, H. S., Chen, J. B., Chiang, S. S., Yang, M. H., Tai, C. W. & Su, C-T., Nov 2009, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 54, 5, p. 859-870 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Case-Control Studies
Population
Cacodylic Acid