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2015
15 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term exposure to noise, fine particulate matter and nitrogen oxides on ambulatory blood pressure: A repeated-measure study

Chang, L. T., Chuang, K. J., Yang, W. T., Wang, V. S., Chuang, H. C., Bao, B. Y., Liu, C. S. & Chang, T. Y., Jul 1 2015, In : Environmental Research. 140, p. 634-640 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrogen Oxides
Particulate Matter
Blood pressure
nitrogen oxides
Noise
34 Citations (Scopus)

Slow decline of hepatitis B burden in general population: Results from a population-based survey and longitudinal follow-up study in Taiwan

Chen, C. L., Yang, J. Y., Lin, S. F., Sun, C. A., Bai, C. H., You, S. L., Chen, C. J., Kao, J. H., Chen, P. J. & Chen, D. S., 2015, In : Journal of Hepatology. 63, 2, p. 354-363 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
Hepatitis B
Taiwan
Hepatitis B virus
Longitudinal Studies
10 Citations (Scopus)

Social capital and health-protective behavior intentions in an influenza pandemic

Chuang, Y-C., Huang, Y-L., Tseng, K. C., Yen, C. H. & Yang, L. H., Apr 15 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 4, e0122970.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social capital
Pandemics
pandemic
influenza
Human Influenza
23 Citations (Scopus)

Synbiotics reduce ethanol-induced hepatic steatosis and inflammation by improving intestinal permeability and microbiota in rats

Chiu, W. C., Huang, Y. L., Chen, Y. L., Peng, H. C., Liao, W. H., Chuang, H. L., Chen, J. R. & Yang, S. C., May 1 2015, In : Food and Function. 6, 5, p. 1692-1700 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synbiotics
fatty liver
dietary supplements
liquid diet
Permeability
12 Citations (Scopus)
Motorcycles
Head Protective Devices
Taiwan
Craniocerebral Trauma
Multicenter Studies
Longitudinal Studies
Economics
Mortality
Africa South of the Sahara
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)

Underreporting of maternal mortality in Taiwan: A data linkage study

Wu, T. P., Huang, Y. L., Liang, F. W. & Lu, T. H., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Taiwanese Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Maternal Mortality
Information Storage and Retrieval
Taiwan
Maternal Death
Mortality
5 Citations (Scopus)

Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin is associated with heavy metal exposure in welding workers

Chuang, K. J., Pan, C. H., Su, C-L., Lai, C. H., Lin, W. Y., Ma, C. M., Ho, S. C., Bien, M. Y., Chen, C. H. & Chuang, H. C., Dec 17 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 18048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Welding
Heavy Metals
Kidney
Wounds and Injuries
Biomarkers
3 Citations (Scopus)

XRCC1 Polymorphisms and urinary 8-hydroxydeoxyguanine levels are associated with urothelial carcinoma

Chiang, C. I., Huang, Y-L., Huang, C. Y., Shiue, H. S., Chen, W. J., Pu, Y. S., Lin, Y-C. & Hsueh, Y-M., May 4 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 5, e0124066.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymorphism
carcinoma
genetic polymorphism
Carcinoma
Genotype

衛生福利部所屬醫院醫事人員實證醫學的能力與態度調查

Translated title of the contribution: Survey of the Ability and Attitudes towards Evidence-Based Medicine among the Employees of the Hospitals Affiliated with the Ministry of Health and WelfareLai, H-H., Chang, C-A., Li, C-R., Chen, C-F., Yu, K-H. & Lee, M-C., 2015, In : 醫學與健康期刊. 4, 1, p. 45-56 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aptitude
Evidence-Based Medicine
Health
Databases
Taiwan
2014
Air Pollution
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Osteoporosis
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Taiwan
3 Citations (Scopus)

A powerful association test of multiple genetic variants using a random-effects model

Cheng, K. F., Lee, J. Y., Zheng, W. & Li, C., May 20 2014, In : Statistics in Medicine. 33, 11, p. 1816-1827 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Random Effects Model
Genotype
Collapsing
kernel
Sample Size
29 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic methylation capacity and developmental delay in preschool children in Taiwan

Hsieh, R-L., Huang, Y-L., Shiue, H. S., Huang, S. R., Lin, M. I., Mu, S. C., Chung, C. J. & Hsueh, Y-M., 2014, In : International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health. 217, 6, p. 678-686 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Preschool Children
Taiwan
Methylation
Mercury
14 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic methylation capacity and obesity are associated with insulin resistance in obese children and adolescents

Lin, H. C., Huang, Y. K., Shiue, H. S., Chen, L. S., Choy, C. S., Huang, S. R., Han, B. C. & Hsueh, Y. M., Dec 1 2014, In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 74, p. 60-67 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylation
Arsenic
arsenic
insulin resistance
methylation

Bundle Care for Preventing Ventilator-associated Pneumonia at a Medical Center: A Preliminary Report

Chen, J. K. H., Chen, T. H., Liu, H. E. S., Kao, C. C., Chen, C. F. C., Ou, T. Y., Tseng, P. C., Kuo, K. N. & Lee, W. S., Oct 2014, In : Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine(Taiwan). 6, 5, p. 157-160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Care Bundles
Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Intensive Care Units
Mechanical Ventilators
Artificial Respiration
11 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of the interactions between protein and carbon black

Chen, T. T., Chuang, K. J., Chiang, L. L., Chen, C. C., Yeh, C-T., Wang, L. S., Gregory, C., Jones, T., BéruBé, K., Lee, C-N., Chuang, H. C. & Cheng, T. J., Jan 15 2014, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 264, p. 127-135 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
black carbon
Carbon black
Proteins
protein

Develop a Self-Evaluation Questionnaire for Evidence-Based Practice Education

Chen, K. H., Tzeng, P. C., Chen, T. H., Kuo, K. N., Liu, H. E. & Chen, C-F., Aug 2014, In : American Journal of Educational Research. 2, 9, p. 740-744 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diagnostic Self Evaluation
Evidence-Based Practice
Education
Reproducibility of Results
Surveys and Questionnaires
12 Citations (Scopus)

Effectiveness of paediatric asthma clinical pathways: A narrative systematic review

Chen, K. H., Chen, C-F., Liu, H. E., Tzeng, P. C. & Glasziou, P. P., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Asthma. 51, 5, p. 480-492 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Pathways
Asthma
Length of Stay
Pediatrics
Hospital Costs
9 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of extraperitoneal bupivacaine analgesia in laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Tong, Y. S., Wu, C-C., Bai, C-H., Lee, H. C., Liang, H-H., Kuo, L-J., Wei, P-L. & Tam, K-W., 2014, In : Hernia. 18, 2, p. 177-183 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inguinal Hernia
Herniorrhaphy
Bupivacaine
Analgesia
Meta-Analysis
22 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of size and surface of zinc oxide and aluminum-doped zinc oxide nanoparticles on cell viability inferred by proteomic analyses

Pan, C. H., Liu, W. T., Bien, M. Y., Lin, I. C., Hsiao, T. C., Ma, C. M., Lai, C. H., Chen, M. C., Chuang, K. J. & Chuang, H. C., Aug 2 2014, In : International Journal of Nanomedicine. 9, 1, p. 3631-3643 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zinc Oxide
Zinc oxide
Aluminum
Proteomics
Nanoparticles
7 Citations (Scopus)

Fluoxetine a novel anti-hepatitis C virus agent via ROS-, JNK-, and PPARβ/γ-dependent pathways

Young, K. C., Bai, C. H., Su, H. C., Tsai, P. J., Pu, C. Y., Liao, C. S., Lin, Y. M., Lai, H. W., Chong, L. W., Tsai, Y. S. & Tsao, C. W., 2014, In : Antiviral Research. 110, p. 158-167 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
Fluoxetine
Hepacivirus
Reactive Oxygen Species
Phosphotransferases
6 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of metabolic syndrome components on incident stroke subtypes: A Chinese cohort study

Chen, Y. C., Sun, C. A., Yang, T., Chu, C. H., Bai, C. H., You, S. L., Hwang, L. C., Chen, C. H., Wei, C. Y. & Chou, Y. C., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Human Hypertension. 28, 11, p. 689-693 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cohort Studies
Stroke
Hypertension
Cluster Analysis
Confidence Intervals
25 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risk of stroke among patients with ankylosing spondylitis: A population-based matched-cohort study

Keller, J. J., Shiu, R-L., Lin, S. M., Chou, C. C., Wang, L. H., Wang, J., Bai, C. H. & Chiou, H. Y., 2014, In : Rheumatology International. 34, 2, p. 255-263 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Cohort Studies
Stroke
Population
Taiwan
9 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risk of stroke among patients with ulcerative colitis: A population-based matched cohort study

Keller, J. J., Wang, J., Huang, Y. L., Chou, C. C., Wang, L. H., Shiu, R-L., Bai, C. H. & Chiou, H. Y., 2014, In : International Journal of Colorectal Disease. 29, 7, p. 805-812 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ulcerative Colitis
Cohort Studies
Stroke
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Population
48 Citations (Scopus)

Induction of immunomodulatory monocytes by human mesenchymal stem cell-derived hepatocyte growth factor through ERK1/2

Chen, P. M., Liu, K. J., Hsu, P. J., Wei, C. F., Bai, C. H., Ho, L. J., Sytwu, H. K. & Linju Yen, B., 2014, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 96, 2, p. 295-303 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatocyte Growth Factor
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Monocytes
T-Lymphocytes
Interleukin-10
11 Citations (Scopus)

Interactive effects of dietary fat/carbohydrate ratio and body mass index on iron deficiency anemia among taiwanese women

Chang, J. S., Chen, Y. C., Owaga, E., Palupi, K. C., Pan, W. H. & Bai, C. H., Sep 24 2014, In : Nutrients. 6, 9, p. 3929-3941 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dietary Carbohydrates
iron deficiency anemia
Iron-Deficiency Anemias
Dietary Fats
dietary fat
3 Citations (Scopus)

Interleukin 10 and clustering of metabolic syndrome components in pediatrics

Chang, J. S., Bai, C. H., Huang, Z. C., Owaga, E., Chao, K. C., Chang, C. C. & Chiou, H. Y., 2014, In : European Journal of Clinical Investigation. 44, 4, p. 384-394 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
Interleukin-10
Cluster Analysis
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Cytokines
5 Citations (Scopus)
Infusion Pumps
Inguinal Hernia
Herniorrhaphy
Pain Management
Local Anesthetics
5 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolic syndrome and C-reactive protein concentration as independent correlates of chronic kidney disease

Yang, T., Chou, Y. C., Chu, C. H., Lin, S. H., Hsieh, P. C., Hsu, C. H., Bai, C-H., You, S. L. & Sun, C. A., 2014, In : Endocrine Research. 39, 3, p. 94-98 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
C-Reactive Protein
Confidence Intervals
Serum
Glomerular Filtration Rate
15 Citations (Scopus)

Methionine oxidation in albumin by fine haze particulate matter: An in vitro and in vivo study

Lee, K. Y., Wong, C. K. C., Chuang, K. J., Bien, M. Y., Cao, J. J., Han, Y. M., Tian, L., Chang, C. C., Feng, P. H., Ho, K. F. & Chuang, H. C., Jun 15 2014, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 274, p. 384-391 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particulate Matter
haze
Methionine
particulate matter
Albumins
Cystitis
Guidelines
Population
Prescriptions
Recurrence
18 Citations (Scopus)

Personal exposure to household particulate matter, household activities and heart rate variability among housewives

Huang, Y. L., Chen, H. W., Han, B. C., Liu, C. W., Chuang, H. C., Lin, L. Y. & Chuang, K. J., Mar 3 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 3, e89969.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

homemakers
Particulate Matter
heart rate
households
particulates
18 Citations (Scopus)

Phototherapy for treating pressure ulcers

Chen, C., Hou, W. H., Chan, E. S. Y., Yeh, M. L. & Lo, H. L. D. A., 2014, In : The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phototherapy
Pressure Ulcer
Odds Ratio
MEDLINE
Ulcer
9 Citations (Scopus)

Physicochemical and biological characterization of single-walled and double-walled carbon nanotubes in biological media

Liu, W. T., Bien, M. Y., Chuang, K. J., Chang, T. Y., Jones, T., BéruBé, K., Lalev, G., Tsai, D. H., Chuang, H. C. & Cheng, T. J., Sep 15 2014, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 280, p. 216-225 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanotubes
Carbon Nanotubes
Carbon nanotubes
protein
Proteins

Predictive value of serum apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A-I ratio in metabolic syndrome risk: a Chinese cohort study

Chou, Y. C., Kuan, J. C., Bai, C-H., Yang, T., Chou, W. Y., Hsieh, P. C., You, S. L., Hwang, L. C., Chen, C. H., Wei, C. Y. & Sun, C. A., Oct 12 2014, In : Endocrine. 49, 2, p. 404-414 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apolipoprotein A-I
Apolipoproteins B
Cohort Studies
Serum
Incidence
1 Citation (Scopus)

Profile of evidence-based practice among respiratory therapists in Taiwan

Weng, Y. H., Kuo, K. N., Chen, C., Yang, C. Y., Lo, H. L. & Chiu, Y. W., Feb 1 2014, In : Respiratory Care. 59, 2, p. 281-287 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evidence-Based Practice
Taiwan
Databases
Quality of Health Care
MEDLINE
8 Citations (Scopus)
Cell Survival
X-Rays
Calcium Sulfate
Aluminum
Powders
7 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between hemoglobin levels and risk for suspected non-alcoholic fatty liver in taiwanese adults

Bai, C. H., Wu, M. S., Owaga, E., Cheng, S. Y., Pan, W. H. & Chang, J. S., 2014, In : Chinese Journal of Physiology. 57, 5, p. 286-294 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fatty Liver
Hemoglobins
Alanine Transaminase
Odds Ratio
Iron
10 Citations (Scopus)

Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system related gene polymorphisms and urinary total arsenic is related to chronic kidney disease

Chen, W. J., Huang, Y. L., Shiue, H. S., Chen, T-W., Lin, Y. F., Huang, C. Y., Lin, Y-C., Han, B. C. & Hsueh, Y. M., Sep 1 2014, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 279, 2, p. 95-102 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiotensins
Arsenic
Cytochrome P-450 CYP11B2
Renin-Angiotensin System
Aldosterone
11 Citations (Scopus)

Screening and risk factors for anal cancer precursors in men infected with HIV in Taiwan

Cheng, S. H., Chu, F. Y., Wang, C. C. & Hsueh, Y-M., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Medical Virology. 86, 2, p. 193-201 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anus Neoplasms
Taiwan
HIV
Cell Biology
Logistic Models
5 Citations (Scopus)

Serum ferritin contributes to racial or geographic disparities in metabolic syndrome in Taiwan

Chang, J. S., Lin, S. M., Chao, J. C. J., Chen, Y. C., Wang, C. M., Chou, N. H., Pan, W. H. & Bai, C. H., 2014, In : Public Health Nutrition. 17, 7, p. 1498-1506 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferritins
Taiwan
Serum
Social Adjustment
Nutrition Surveys

Stroke after burn: Population data analysis

Chen, C., Huang, C. Y., Wang, H. J., Chen, C. I. & Lin, H. W., Mar 2014, In : Burns. 40, 2, p. 230-234 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stroke
Population
Cohort Studies
Databases
International Classification of Diseases
2 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of essential oil on heart rate and blood pressure among solus por aqua workers

Chuang, K. J., Chen, H. W., Liu, I. J., Chuang, H. C. & Lin, L. Y., 2014, In : European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 21, 7, p. 823-828 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Volatile Oils
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure
Volatile Organic Compounds
Aromatherapy
12 Citations (Scopus)

The health effects of a forest environment on subclinical cardiovascular disease and heath-related quality of life

Tsao, T. M., Tsai, M. J., Wang, Y. N., Lin, H. L., Wu, C. F., Hwang, J. S., Hsu, S. H. J., Chao, H., Chuang, K. J., Chou, C. C. K. & Su, T. C., Jul 28 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 7, e103231.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quality of life
cardiovascular diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Quality of Life
Health
Evidence-Based Practice
Learning
Education
Efficiency
Aptitude
3 Citations (Scopus)
Motorcycles
Language
language
Motor Vehicles
motorcycle
13 Citations (Scopus)

XRCC1 Arg194Trp and Arg399Gln polymorphisms and arsenic methylation capacity are associated with urothelial carcinoma

Chiang, C. I., Huang, Y. L., Chen, W. J., Shiue, H. S., Huang, C. Y., Pu, Y. S., Lin, Y-C. & Hsueh, Y. M., Jul 10 2014, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 279, 3, p. 373-379 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylation
Arsenic
Polymorphism
Carcinoma
Cacodylic Acid
2 Citations (Scopus)

國際接軌—台灣實證照護之展望

Translated title of the contribution: Glocalization: The Outlook for Taiwan Evidence Based Health CareChen, C-F., Dec 1 2014, In : Journal of Nursing. 61, 6, p. 12-16 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evidence-Based Practice
Taiwan
Evidence-Based Medicine
Evidence-Based Nursing
Delivery of Health Care

大腸直腸癌病患營養篩檢工具之比較

Translated title of the contribution: Comparison of Nutritional Screening Tools for Patients with Colorectal CancerFeng, Y-L., Cheng, Y-Y., Lee, C-S., Bai, C-H., Tsai, T-C., Chang, Y-P. & Cheng, W-H., 2014, In : Journal of the Chinese Nutrition Society. 39, 1, p. 11-19 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colorectal Neoplasms
Nutrition Assessment
Malnutrition
Taiwan
ROC Curve
2013
6 Citations (Scopus)

4-(Methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK) metabolism-related enzymes gene polymorphisms, NNK metabolites levels and urothelial carcinoma

Chung, C. J., Pu, Y. S., Shiue, H. S., Lee, H. L., Lin, P., Yang, H. Y., Su, C-T. & Hsueh, Y-M., Jan 2013, In : Toxicology Letters. 216, 1, p. 16-22 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metabolites
Polymorphism
Metabolism
Genes
Carcinoma