Organization profile

Organisation profile

There are 21 nephrologists in the Division of Nephrology, including 4 professors, 3 associate professors, 3 assistant professors, 6 lecturers. Our clinical service encompasses more than 1000 hemodialysis patients, more than 200 peritoneal dialysis patients, 150 renal transplantation and more than 2000 acute kidney injury patients. Our research focuses on big data analysis in clinical nephrology, Klotho, calcium channel, microRNA, genetic susceptibility in kidney diseases, inflammation and different animal models in kidney diseases. We are devoted to develop the characteristic features in each hospital, promote our ability in research and develop the international connection.

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Renal Dialysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Chronic Renal Insufficiency Medicine & Life Sciences
Kidney Medicine & Life Sciences
Taiwan Medicine & Life Sciences
Dialysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Chronic Kidney Failure Medicine & Life Sciences
Cohort Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Mortality Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2010 2019

探討以特定微型核糖核酸-328-5p/6885-5p作為診斷及治療顯影劑引發之腎病變的標的(2/3)

Chen, H.

8/1/187/31/19

Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

藻褐(Laminaria japonica)酒精萃取物對慢性腎病變的保護作用及其分子機制的探討

Chen, T.

8/1/187/31/19

Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

微管陣列薄膜-可攜式人工腎臟-腎毒素排除之研究(3/3)

Wu, M.

8/1/187/31/19

Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

Research Output 1991 2019

Adaptation and Validation of Alternative Healthy Eating Index in Hemodialysis Patients (AHEI-HD) and Its Association with all-Cause Mortality: A Multi-Center Follow-Up Study

Van Duong, T., Tseng, I. H., Wong, T. C., Chen, H. H., Chen, T. H., Hsu, Y. H., Peng, S. J., Kuo, K. L., Liu, H. C., Lin, E. T., Feng, Y. W. & Yang, S. H., Jun 21 2019, In : Nutrients. 11, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
hemodialysis
healthy diet
Renal Dialysis
Mortality
nutritional adequacy

Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blocker monotherapy retard deterioration of renal function in Taiwanese chronic kidney disease population

Zheng, C. M., Wang, J. Y., Chen, T. T., Wu, Y. C., Wu, Y. L., Lin, H. T., Chiu, S. P., Chang, T. J., Zheng, J. Q., Chu, N. F., Lin, Y. M., Su, S. L., Lu, K. C., Chen, J. S., Sung, F. C., Lee, C. T., Yang, Y., Hwang, S. J., Wang, M. C., Hsu, Y. H. & 4 others, Chiou, H. Y., Kao, S., Wu, M. Y. & Lin, Y. F., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 2694.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Angiotensins
Kidney

Association of endothelin genetic variants and hospitalized infection complications in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients

Kao, C. C., Cheng, S. Y., Wang, Y. J., Chien, S. C., Hsu, Y. W., Wu, M. Y., Lu, H. F., Nam, S., Sun, T., Wu, M. S. & Chang, W. C., Jun 5 2019, In : BMC Nephrology. 20, 1, 203.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Endothelins
Chronic Kidney Failure
Bacteremia
Infection
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism