College of Public Health

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1985 2020

2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Global Level of Plasma DNA Methylation is Associated with Overall Survival in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Yeh, C. C., Goyal, A., Shen, J., Wu, H. C., Strauss, J. A., Wang, Q., Gurvich, I., Safyan, R. A., Manji, G. A., Gamble, M. V., Siegel, A. B. & Santella, R. M., Jun 7 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DNA Methylation
Methylation
Folic Acid
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Survival

Glucose-Insulin Regulation Using Integral Sliding Mode Technique

Su, C-T., Chang, C-C., Chen, C-C. & Xu, S. S-D., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience. 14, 2, p. 865-869 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

insulin
Insulin
Sliding Mode
Glucose
glucose
159 Citations (Scopus)

Healthcare Access and Quality Index based on mortality from causes amenable to personal health care in 195 countries and territories, 1990–2015: a novel analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015

GBD 2015 Healthcare Access and Quality Collaborators & Kao, C-W., Jul 15 2017, In : The Lancet. 390, 10091, p. 231-266 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Delivery of Health Care
Mortality
Geography
Demography
Accreditation
Quality Improvement
Compliance
Delivery of Health Care
2 Citations (Scopus)

Health literacy among visitors of district polyclinics in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Kayupova, G., Turdaliyeva, B., Tulebayev, K., van Duong, T., Chang, P. W. & Zagulova, D., Jul 17 2017, In : Iranian Journal of Public Health. 46, 8, p. 1062-1070 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kazakhstan
Health Literacy
Economics
Demography
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)

Health-related behaviors moderate the association between age and self-reported health literacy among Taiwanese women

Duong, T. V., Sørensen, K., Pelikan, J. M., Van den Broucke, S., Lin, I. F., Lin, Y. C., Huang, H. L. & Chang, P. W., Jul 2 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Women and Health. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Health
Television
Linear Models
Interviews

Health Systems, Accreditation, and Databases: Pakistan’s Perspective

Iqbal, U. & Syed Shahabuddin, 2017, Health Systems Improvement Across the Globe: Success Stories from 60 Countries.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

3 Citations (Scopus)
Iodide Peroxidase
Antibodies
Thyroglobulin
Thyroid Gland
Autoimmunity
3 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of MCA stenosis on the early outcome in acute ischemic stroke patients

Jeng, J. S., Hsieh, F. I., Yeh, H. L., Chen, W. H., Chiu, H. C., Tang, S. C., Liu, C. H., Lin, H. J., Hsu, S. P., Lo, Y. K., Chan, L., Chen, C. H., Lin, R. T., Chen, Y. W., Lee, J. T., Yeh, C. H., Sun, M. H., Lai, T. C., Sun, Y., Sun, M. C. & 10 others, Chen, P. L., Chiang, T. R., Lin, S. K., Yip, B. S., Chen, C. I., Bai, C. H., Chen, S. T., Chiou, H. Y., Lien, L. M. & Hsu, C. Y., Apr 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 4, e0175434.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasonography
Middle Cerebral Artery
stroke
arteries
Hazards
11 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of traumatic brain injury on dopaminergic transmission

Chen, Y. H., Huang, E. Y. K., Kuo, T. T., Miller, J., Chiang, Y. H. & Hoffer, B. J., 2017, In : Cell Transplantation. 26, 7, p. 1156-1168 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Dopamine
Brain
Adjustment Disorders
Oxidative stress
Physiology
4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of worsened metabolic syndrome on the risk of dementia: A nationwide cohort study

Fan, Y. C., Chou, C. C., You, S. L., Sun, C. A., Chen, C. J. & Bai, C. H., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 6, 9, e004749.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Cohort Studies
Confidence Intervals
National Health Programs
Hyperlipidemias
3 Citations (Scopus)

Importance-performance analysis of personal health records in Taiwan: A web-based survey

Rau, H. H., Wu, Y. S., Chu, C. M., Wang, F. C., Hsu, M. H., Chang, C. W., Chen, K. H., Lee, Y. L., Kao, S., Chiu, Y. L., Wen, H. C., Fuad, A., Hsu, C. Y. & Chiu, H. W., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 19, 4, e131.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Personal Health Records
Taiwan
Health
Privacy
Computer Security
1 Citation (Scopus)
Quality of Health Care
13 Citations (Scopus)

Increased dementia risk predominantly in diabetes mellitus rather than in hypertension or hyperlipidemia: a population-based cohort study

Fan, Y. C., Hsu, J. L., Tung, H. Y., Chou, C. C. & Bai, C. H., Feb 6 2017, In : Alzheimer's Research and Therapy. 9, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperlipidemias
Dementia
Diabetes Mellitus
Cohort Studies
Hypertension
2 Citations (Scopus)

Increased dietary zinc and vitamin B-2 is associated with increased alanine aminotransferase in Taiwanese adolescents

Bai, C-H., Chien, Y-W., Huang, T. C., Wu, S. J., Yeh, N. H., Pan, H. W. & Chang, J-S., 2017, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 26, 1, p. 78-84 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Riboflavin
Alanine Transaminase
Zinc
Serum
Nutrition Surveys
2 Citations (Scopus)
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Carbon Monoxide
Taiwan
cohort studies
Population
6 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risk of dementia in patients with non-apnea sleep disorder

Sung, P. S., Yeh, C. C., Wang, L. C., Hung, P. H., Muo, C. H., Sung, F. C., Chen, C. H. & Tsai, K. J., Mar 1 2017, In : Current Alzheimer Research. 14, 3, p. 309-316 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Sleep Wake Disorders
Propensity Score
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
National Health Programs
1 Citation (Scopus)
Multilevel Analysis
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Papanicolaou Test
Kenya
9 Citations (Scopus)

Injury severity measures for predicting return-to-work after a traumatic brain injury

Chien, D. K., Hwang, H. F. & Lin, M. R., Jan 1 2017, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 98, p. 101-107 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Return to Work
Injury Severity Score
Brain
brain
Glasgow Outcome Scale
7 Citations (Scopus)

Intake of potassium- and magnesium-enriched salt improves functional outcome after stroke: A randomized, multicenter, double-blind controlled trial

Pan, W. H., Lai, Y. H., Yeh, W. T., Chen, J. R., Jeng, J. S., Bai, C. H., Lin, R. T., Lee, T. H., Chang, K. C., Lin, H. J., Hsiao, C. F., Chern, C. M., Lien, L. M., Liu, C. H., Chen, W. H. & Chang, A., Nov 1 2017, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 106, 5, p. 1267-1273 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnesium
Potassium
Salts
Stroke
Nervous System
6 Citations (Scopus)
Cholangiocarcinoma
Case-Control Studies
Diabetes Mellitus
Population
Cholecystectomy
Neck Pain
Traction
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
2 Citations (Scopus)

Intestinal parasitic infections: Current prevalence and risk factors among schoolchildren in capital area of the Republic of Marshall Islands

Liao, C. W., Chuang, T. W., Huang, Y. C., Chou, C. M., Chiang, C. L., Lee, F. P., Hsu, Y. T., Lin, J. W., Briand, K., Tu, C. Y. & Fan, C. K., Dec 1 2017, In : Acta Tropica. 176, p. 242-248 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Micronesia
Marshall Islands
Parasitic Diseases
school children
parasitoses
2 Citations (Scopus)

Kidney Cancer Linked to Chronic Hepatitis in the Asia-Pacific: A Population-Based Analysis

Lin, Y. S., Yeh, C. C., Lin, Y. C., Su, C. T., Sung, F. C., Chang, S. N., Liu, Y. R. & Su, F. H., Jan 1 2017, In : American Journal of Nephrology. 45, 1, p. 22-31 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kidney Neoplasms
Chronic Hepatitis
Virus Diseases
Population
Hepatitis B virus
6 Citations (Scopus)
Swaziland
Malaria
Age Groups
Mozambique
Medical Assistance

Leading Comorbidity associated with 30-day post-anesthetic mortality in geriatric surgical patients in Taiwan: a retrospective study from the health insurance data

Chu, C-L., Chiou, H-Y., Chou, W-H., Chang, P-Y., Huang, Y-Y. & Yeh, H-M., Oct 24 2017, In : BMC Geriatrics. 17, 1, p. 245

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Insurance
Taiwan
Geriatrics
Anesthetics
Comorbidity
7 Citations (Scopus)

Levels of plasma selenium and urinary total arsenic interact to affect the risk for prostate cancer

Hsueh, Y. M., Su, C. T., Shiue, H. S., Chen, W. J., Pu, Y. S., Lin, Y. C., Tsai, C. S. & Huang, C. Y., Sep 1 2017, In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 107, p. 167-175 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
prostatic neoplasms
Selenium
arsenic
selenium
5 Citations (Scopus)

Malnutrition is associated with HIV infection in children less than 5 years in Bobo-Dioulasso City, Burkina Faso

Poda, G. G., Hsu, C. Y. & Chao, J. C. J., May 1 2017, In : Medicine (United States). 96, 21, e7019.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Burkina Faso
Virus Diseases
Malnutrition
HIV
Thinness
33 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring health literacy in Asia: Validation of the HLS-EU-Q47 survey tool in six Asian countries

Duong, T. V., Aringazina, A., Baisunova, G., Nurjanah, Pham, T. V., Pham, K. M., Truong, T. Q., Nguyen, K. T., Oo, W. M., Mohamad, E., Su, T. T., Huang, H. L., Sørensen, K., Pelikan, J. M., Broucke, S. V. D. & Chang, P. W., 2017, In : Journal of Epidemiology. 27, 2, p. 80-86 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Health Surveys
Kazakhstan
Social Determinants of Health
Myanmar
4 Citations (Scopus)
Patient Participation
Reproducibility of Results
Rehabilitation
Outpatients
Multicenter Studies

Mining new applications from current algorithms

Hsieh, C. H., Iqbal, U. & (Jack) Li, Y. C., Dec 1 2017, In : Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 152, p. A1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

More than ever, comment on 'Chernobyl and Fukushima - Where are we now?'

Ho, J., Lee, P. C. T. & Chang, P. W., Sep 25 2017, In : Journal of Radiological Protection. 37, 3, p. 806-808 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)
Taiwan
Breast Neoplasms
DNA Mismatch Repair
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Luciferases
Multilevel Analysis
Malawi
Anemia
Hemoglobins
Fever
4 Citations (Scopus)

Negative correlation of cortical thickness with the severity and duration of abdominal pain in Asian women with irritable bowel syndrome

Chua, C. S., Bai, C. H., Shiao, C. Y., Hsu, C. Y., Cheng, C. W., Yang, K. C., Chiu, H. W. & Hsu, J. L., Aug 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 8, e0183960.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Abdominal Pain
pain
Brain
duration
two-wheeler
integrated planning
strategic planning
Taiwan
innovation

Patient level cost of diabetes self-management education programmes: An international evaluation

Doyle, G., O'Donnell, S., Quigley, E., Cullen, K., Gibney, S., Levin-Zamir, D., Ganahl, K., Müller, G., Muller, I., Maindal, H. T., Chang, W. P. & Van Den Broucke, S., Jun 1 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 5, e013805.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Education
Costs and Cost Analysis
Administrative Personnel
Resource Allocation

Patient-Proxy Agreement on the Health-Related Quality of Life One Year After Traumatic Brain Injury

Hwang, H. F., Chen, C. Y. & Lin, M. R., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proxy
Quality of Life
Traumatic Brain Injury
Health
Wounds and Injuries

Patient's satisfaction and incentive programs for physicians

Iqbal, U. & Li, Y. C., Apr 1 2017, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 29, 2, p. 143 1 p., mzx025.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Patient Satisfaction
Motivation
Physicians
2 Citations (Scopus)

Physical activity: A primary health quality determinant among community-dwelling geriatric women in Taiwan

Hsu, C. H., Tung, H. H., Clinciu, D. L., Chen, L. K., Yin, W. H., Iqbal, U. & Wang, A. T. J., Oct 1 2017, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 29, 6, p. 792-796 5 p., mzx101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Taiwan
Geriatrics
Exercise
Health
12 Citations (Scopus)

Polymorphisms of MTHFR C677T and A1298C associated with survival in patients with colorectal cancer treated with 5-fluorouracil-based chemotherapy

Yeh, C. C., Lai, C. Y., Chang, S. N., Hsieh, L. L., Tang, R., Sung, F. C. & Lin, Y. K., Jan 2 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Clinical Oncology. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (NADPH2)
Fluorouracil
Colorectal Neoplasms
Drug Therapy
Survival
2 Citations (Scopus)

Postnatal paternal involvement and maternal emotional disturbances: The effect of maternal employment status

Lin, W. C., Chang, S. Y., Chen, Y. T., Lee, H. C. & Chen, Y. H., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 219, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Affective Symptoms
Mothers
Postpartum Depression
Taiwan
Fathers
1 Citation (Scopus)
Brain Concussion
Dizziness
Brain
Equipment and Supplies
Postural Balance
1 Citation (Scopus)

Potential media influence on the high incidence of medical disputes from the perspective of plastic surgeons

Chen, C., Lin, C. F., Chen, C. C., Chiu, S. F., Shih, F. Y., Lyu, S. Y. & Lee, M. B., Aug 2017, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 116, 8, p. 634-641

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dissent and Disputes
Incidence
Jurisprudence
Physicians
Taiwan
Learning systems
Predictive analytics
Machine Learning

Promoting Health Security: Potential, Role, and Future Directions of a Medical University

Iqbal, U., Wang, C. H., Atique, S. & Kuo, N. W., Mar 1 2017, In : Health security. 15, 2, p. 192-193 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Health
health
Direction compound
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
5 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