College of Public Health

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1985 2019

2017
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
4 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
29 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

3 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
1 Citation (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
11 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
1 Citation (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
Motivation
Delivery of Health Care
5 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
8 Citations (Scopus)

Relation of polymorphism of arsenic metabolism genes to arsenic methylation capacity and developmental delay in preschool children in Taiwan

Hsieh, R. L., Su, C. T., Shiue, H. S., Chen, W. J., Huang, S. R., Lin, Y. C., Lin, M. I., Mu, S. C., Chen, R. J. & Hsueh, Y. M., Apr 15 2017, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 321, p. 37-47 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylation
Arsenic
Preschool Children
Polymorphism
Taiwan
13 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship of mechanical impact magnitude to neurologic dysfunction severity in a rat traumatic brain injury model

Hsieh, T. H., Kang, J. W., Lai, J. H., Huang, Y. Z., Rotenberg, A., Chen, K. Y., Wang, J. Y., Chan, S. Y., Chen, S. C., Chiang, Y. H. & Peng, C. W., May 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 5, e0178186.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain models
Neurologic Manifestations
nervous system
Rats
Brain
10 Citations (Scopus)

Repositioning drugs for traumatic brain injury - N-acetyl cysteine and Phenserine

Hoffer, B. J., Pick, C. G., Hoffer, M. E., Becker, R. E., Chiang, Y. H. & Greig, N. H., Sep 9 2017, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 24, 1, 71.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Drug Repositioning
Acetylcysteine
Cysteine
Brain
Pharmaceutical Preparations
3 Citations (Scopus)
national surveys
antineoplaston A10
Spinal Cord Injuries
Taiwan
spinal cord
2 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of dementia in patients with spinal cord injury: A nationwide population-based cohort study

Huang, S-W., Wang, W. T., Chou, L. C., Liou, T-H. & Lin, H. W., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 34, 3, p. 615-622 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Injuries
Dementia
Cohort Studies
Population
Confidence Intervals

Risk of Major Vascular Events in Patients with Hemodialysis Vascular Access Dysfunction-A Retrospective Cohort Analysis

Liu, C-T., Chen, T-J., Fan, T-W., Lin, S-C. & Chen, T-H., 2017, In : Acta Nephrologica. 31, 3, p. 105-113 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Vessels
Renal Dialysis
Cohort Studies
Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Coronary Artery Bypass
7 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of stroke among patients with cerebral palsy: a population-based cohort study

Wu, C. W., Huang, S-W., Lin, J-W., Liou, T-H., Chou, L. C. & Lin, H. W., Jan 1 2017, In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 59, 1, p. 52-56 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebral Palsy
Cohort Studies
Stroke
Population
Confidence Intervals

Secondary health conditions in people with different types of disabilities

Chien, H. J., Wu, C. H. & Chang, K. H., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
fatty liver
ferritin
Fatty Liver
Ferritins
Body Composition

Sharing sensitive health information through social media in the Arab world

Asiri, E., Khalifa, M., Shabir, S. A., Hossain, M. N., Iqbal, U. & Househ, M., Feb 1 2017, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 29, 1, p. 68-74 7 p., mzw137.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arab World
Social Media
Health
Libya
HIV
6 Citations (Scopus)
Ozone
Air Pollution
Air pollution
Cross-Over Studies
Myocardial Infarction
Brain Concussion
Dizziness
Equipment and Supplies
Social Adjustment
Propensity Score
5 Citations (Scopus)

Significant association between low mitochondrial DNA content in peripheral blood leukocytes and ischemic stroke

Lien, L. M., Chiou, H. Y., Yeh, H. L., Chiu, S. Y., Jeng, J. S., Lin, H. J., Hu, C. J., Hsieh, F. I. & Wei, Y. H., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 6, 11, e006157.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitochondrial DNA
Leukocytes
Stroke
Deoxyguanosine
Glutathione Disulfide
254 Citations (Scopus)

Smoking prevalence and attributable disease burden in 195 countries and territories, 1990–2015: a systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015

GBD 2015 Tobacco Collaborators & Kao, C-W., May 13 2017, In : The Lancet. 389, 10082, p. 1885-1906 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking
Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Demography
Geography
Tobacco
8 Citations (Scopus)

Soil ingestion rates for children under 3 years old in Taiwan

Chien, L. C., Tsou, M. C., Hsi, H. C., Beamer, P., Bradham, K., Hseu, Z. Y., Jien, S. H., Jiang, C. B., Dang, W. & Özkaynak, H., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 27, 1, p. 33-40 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Soil
Eating
Soils
Silicon
Medical Informatics Applications
6 Citations (Scopus)

Survival prognostic factors for metachronous second primary head and neck squamous cell carcinoma

Chen, J-H., Yen, Y-C., Chen, T. M., Yuan, K. S. P., Lee, F-P., Lin, K. C., Lai, M-T., Wu, C-C., Chang, C. L. & Wu, S-Y., Jan 1 2017, In : Cancer Medicine. 6, 1, p. 142-153 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Survival
Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy
Regression Analysis
Drug Therapy
Chemoradiotherapy
11 Citations (Scopus)

System reliability for a multistate intermodal logistics network with time windows

Lin, Y. K., Huang, C. F., Liao, Y. C. & Yeh, C. C., Apr 3 2017, In : International Journal of Production Research. 55, 7, p. 1957-1969 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Containers
Logistics
Travel time
Delivery time
Time windows

Taiwan’ s Health Information Technology Journey: From Flash Drive to Health Cloud

Iqbal, U., Li, Y-C., Lee, W. C. & Hsu, M. H., 2017, Health Systems Improvement Across the Globe: Success Stories from 60 Countries.

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

2 Citations (Scopus)
Tamoxifen
Parkinson Disease
Breast Neoplasms
Population
Confidence Intervals
1 Citation (Scopus)
Text Messaging
blindness
Blindness
field of study
Taiwan
Brain Concussion
Apolipoprotein E4
Sleep
Alleles
Apolipoproteins E
4 Citations (Scopus)

The concomitant association of thyroid disorders and Myasthenia gravis

Lin, P. Y., Iqbal, U., Nguyen, P. A., Islam, M. M., Atique, S., Jian, W. S., Li, Y. C., Huang, C. L. & Hsu, C. H., Jan 1 2017, In : Translational Neuroscience. 8, 1, p. 27-30 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myasthenia Gravis
Thyroid Gland
Poisons
Nodular Goiter
Thyrotoxicosis