Graduate Institute of Injury Prevention and Control

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street,

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1992 2019

2011
12 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation of a motorcycle helmet law in Taiwan and traffic deaths over 18 years

Chiu, W. T., Chu, S. F., Chang, C. K., Lui, T. N. & Chiang, Y. H., Jul 20 2011, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 306, 3, p. 267-268 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motorcycles
Head Protective Devices
Death Certificates
Traffic Accidents
Public Policy
20 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence rate and risk factors of missed injuries in major trauma patients

Chen, C. W., Chu, C. M., Yu, W. Y., Lou, Y. T. & Lin, M. R., May 2011, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 43, 3, p. 823-828 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive care units
trauma
incidence
Incidence
Wounds and Injuries
7 Citations (Scopus)

Increased risk of schizophrenia following traumatic brain injury: A 5-year follow-up study in Taiwan

Chen, Y. H., Chiu, W. T., Chu, S. F. & Lin, H. C., Jun 2011, In : Psychological Medicine. 41, 6, p. 1271-1277 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Schizophrenia
Brain Injuries
Traumatic Brain Injury
Delayed Diagnosis
1 Citation (Scopus)
Hemangiopericytoma
Lateral Ventricles
Heart Ventricles
Choroid
Recurrence
44 Citations (Scopus)

L-carnitine reduces doxorubicin-induced apoptosis through a prostacyclin-mediated pathway in neonatal rat cardiomyocytes

Chao, H. H., Liu, J. C., Hong, H. J., Lin, J. W., Chen, C. H. & Cheng, T-H., Jan 21 2011, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 146, 2, p. 145-152 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carnitine
Epoprostenol
Cardiac Myocytes
Doxorubicin
Apoptosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Leaks and threats to patient data

Shabbir, S. A., Fernandez-Luque, L., li, Y. C., Hsu, M. H., Lee, P. S., Chiu, W. T. & Jian, W-S., 2011, In : BMJ. 342, p. d871

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Methamphetamine potentiates behavioral and electrochemical responses after mild traumatic brain injury in mice

Shen, H., Harvey, B. K., Chiang, Y. H., Pick, C. G. & Wang, Y., Jan 12 2011, In : Brain Research. 1368, p. 248-253 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Methamphetamine
3,4-Dihydroxyphenylacetic Acid
Locomotion
Corpus Striatum

Mobile Phone Use for Aeromedical Evacuation in High-Rise Building Fires

Ma, H. P., Wong, C. S., Yu, C. F., Yeh, C. T., Chiu, W. T. & Tsai, S. H., Aug 2011, In : Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine(Taiwan). 3, 4, p. 181-183 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Phones
Disasters
Aircraft
Inhalation Burns
Emergencies
49 Citations (Scopus)

Novel solutions for an old disease: Diagnosis of acute appendicitis with random forest, support vector machines, and artificial neural networks

Hsieh, C. H., Lu, R. H., Lee, N. H., Chiu, W. T., Hsu, M. H. & Li, Y. C., Jan 2011, In : Surgery. 149, 1, p. 87-93 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Appendicitis
Acute Disease
Logistic Models
Area Under Curve
Neural Networks (Computer)
10 Citations (Scopus)
Intellectual Disability
odds ratio
Population
Odds Ratio
Surgery
20 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting hospital-acquired infections by scoring system with simple parameters

Chang, Y. J., Yeh, M. L., Li, Y. C., Hsu, C. Y., Lin, C. C., Hsu, M. S. & Chiu, W. T., Aug 24 2011, In : PLoS One. 6, 8, e23137.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cross infection
Cross Infection
Logistic Models
Logistics
neural networks
4 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of schistosoma haematobium infection among schoolchildren in remote areas devoid of sanitation in Northwestern Swaziland, Southern Africa

Liao, C. W., Sukati, H., Nara, T., Tsubouchi, A., Chou, C. M., Jian, J. Y., Huang, Y. C., Chang, P. W. S., Chiu, W. T., Huang, Y. H. & Fan, C. K., 2011, In : Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases. 64, 4, p. 322-326 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swaziland
Schistosoma haematobium
Southern Africa
Sanitation
Infection

Research of a new RF-assisted device for thermal damage of the liver

Hung, K. S., Cheng, H. Y., Liu, C. M. & Ou, K. L., 2011, BIODEVICES 2011 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices. p. 337-340 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Liver
Surface treatment
Electrosurgery
Tissue
Nitrides
6 Citations (Scopus)

Role of bone morphogenetic proteins-7 (BMP-7) in the renal improvement effect of DangGui (Angelica sinensis) in type-1 diabetic rats

Cheng, J. T., Yeh, C. H., Chang, C. K., Cheng, K. C., Li, Y. X. & Zhang, Y. W., 2011, In : Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2011, 796723.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angelica sinensis
Bone Morphogenetic Protein 7
Mesangial Cells
Kidney
Glucose

Subdural hygroma-related heterotopic ossification in a patient with a stroke: A case report

Lin, S. H., Chiu, C. C., Wang, C. Y., Chen, C-H. & Chang, K. H., Jun 2011, In : Brain Injury. 25, 6, p. 624-628 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subdural Effusion
Heterotopic Ossification
Stroke
Extremities
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
4 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment of frozen shoulder with intra-articular injection of botulinum toxin in shoulder joints

Chen, H. S., Chang, K. H., Kang, J. H., Hsu, Y. H., Hsu, A. C. L. & Chen, S. C., Aug 2011, In : Medical Hypotheses. 77, 2, p. 305-307 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bursitis
Intra-Articular Injections
Shoulder Joint
Botulinum Toxins
Fibrosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Use of iQPR-H2O for bone regeneration and its potential in the improvement of osteoporosis

Lee, C-M., Cheong, M., Hsiao, W., Liu, H., Tsai, C., Wang, M., Wu, C., Chang, K., Lam, G. & Deng, W., 2011, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 12, 227.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Regeneration
Osteoporosis
Osteogenesis
Mineral Waters
Control Groups
12 Citations (Scopus)

Using health smart cards to check drug allergy history: The perspective from taiwan's experiences

Hsu, M. H., Yen, J. C., Chiu, W. T., Tsai, S. L., Liu, C. T. & Li, Y. C., Aug 2011, In : Journal of Medical Systems. 35, 4, p. 555-558 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allergies
Drug Hypersensitivity
Smart cards
Taiwan
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)

Waist Circumference as a Predictor of Pediatric Hypertension Among Normal-Weight Taiwanese Children

Choy, C. S., Huang, Y. K., Liu, Y. H., Yang, C., Liao, C. C., Li, J. S., Chiu, W. T. & Chiou, H. Y., Feb 2011, In : Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine(Taiwan). 3, 1, p. 34-39 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waist Circumference
Pediatrics
Hypertension
Weights and Measures
Blood Pressure

社區健康飲食課程及自主運動對高血脂之影響

Lin, M-C., Huang, F-F., Chiu, H-J., Liou, T-H., Chen, B-C. & Kao, M-J., 2011, In : 北市醫學雜誌. 8, 2, p. 126-134 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012
1 Citation (Scopus)

A nano switch mechanism for the redox-responsive sulfotransferase

Lin, C. H., Lin, E. S., Su, T. M., Hung, K. S. & Yang, Y. S., Jul 15 2012, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 84, 2, p. 224-231 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfotransferases
Oxidation-Reduction
Switches
Arylsulfotransferase
Enzymes
19 Citations (Scopus)
Pyruvaldehyde
Aristolochia
Inbred C3H Mouse
Diabetes Complications
Medical problems
4 Citations (Scopus)

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor-transfected and nontransfected 3T3 fibroblasts enhance migratory neuroblasts and functional restoration in mice with intracerebral hemorrhage

Chen, S. J., Tsai, J. C., Lin, C. Y., Chang, C. K., Tseng, T. H. & Chien, C. L., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 71, 12, p. 1123-1136 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Fibroblasts
Neurogenesis
Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins

Cause analysis of injury-related out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the elderly

Chien, D. K., Chang, W. H., Tsai, S. H., Chang, C. K., Lin, M. R., Sun, F. J. & Liu, T. C., Sep 2012, In : International Journal of Gerontology. 6, 3, p. 211-214 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
Wounds and Injuries
Airway Obstruction
Traffic Accidents
Heart Arrest
Glycerophospholipids
sphingolipids
Sphingolipids
Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
cerebrospinal fluid
3 Citations (Scopus)

Classification of cross-section area of spinal canal on kernel-based support vector machine

Wu, C. C., Li, H. C., Chiang, Y. H. & Lin, J., 2012, Conference Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics. p. 2622-2625 4 p. 6378142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Canals
Support vector machines
Classifiers
Experiments
6 Citations (Scopus)

Crisis management turns Taiwan's plasticizer nightmare into progressive policy

Kang, J. J., Chu, S. F., Wu, Z. Z., Chou, S. W., Tsai, S. J. & Chiu, W. T., Aug 2012, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 111, 8, p. 409-411 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phthalic Acids
Food Inspection
Government Regulation
Food Contamination
Plasticizers
15 Citations (Scopus)
Taiwan
Stroke
Survivors
Social Problems
Activities of Daily Living
3 Citations (Scopus)
Nursing
Patient Education
Nursing Care
Health Education
Psychiatry
27 Citations (Scopus)

Early enteral nutrition and clinical outcomes of severe traumatic brain injury patients in acute stage: A multi-center cohort study

Chiang, Y-H., Chao, D. P., Chu, S. F., Lin, H. W., Huang, S-Y., Yeh, Y. S., Lui, T-N., Binns, C. W. & Chiu, W-T., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 29, 1, p. 75-80 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glasgow Coma Scale
Enteral Nutrition
Cohort Studies
Wounds and Injuries
Traumatic Brain Injury

Effectiveness of recruiting specialist physicians for critical elderly patients in remote islands

Pai, Y. C., Ma, H. P., Chiu, W. T., Tsai, S. H. & Choi, W. M., Jun 2012, In : International Journal of Gerontology. 6, 2, p. 80-83 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islands
Physicians
Air
Emergencies
Telemedicine
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of fracture type on health-related quality of life among older women in Taiwan

Chiu, M. H., Hwang, H. F., Lee, H. D., Chien, D. K., Chen, C. Y. & Lin, M. R., Mar 2012, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 93, 3, p. 512-519 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Quality of Life
Hip Fractures
Forearm
Psychology
28 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of elastic-band exercise on lower-extremity function among female patients with osteoarthritis of the knee

Chang, T. F., Liou, T. H., Chen, C-H., Huang, Y. C. & Chang, K. H., Oct 2012, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 34, 20, p. 1727-1735 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Knee Osteoarthritis
Lower Extremity
Exercise
Control Groups
Ontario

Erratum: ESR1, FTO, and UCP2 genes interact with bariatric surgery affecting weight loss and glycemic control in severely obese patients (Obesity Surgery DOI: 10.1007/s11695-011-0457-3)

Liou, T. H., Chen, H. H., Wang, W., Wu, S. F., Lee, Y. C., Yang, W. S. & Lee, W. J., Jan 2012, In : Obesity Surgery. 22, 1, p. 194 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatric Surgery
Weight Loss
Obesity
Genes
17 Citations (Scopus)
Spinal Cord Injuries
Life Expectancy
Nervous System
Patient Preference
Patient Discharge
International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health
Disabled Persons
Taiwan
Local Government
Politics
5 Citations (Scopus)

Exploration of parental smokers' experience, perceptions, and family's influences on their smoking in the presence of children

Chen, Y. T., Chung, M. C., Shiau, F-S., Miao, N. F. & Chen, P. L., Jan 2012, In : Advances in Nursing Science. 35, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking
Smoke
Parents
Tobacco
Environmental Exposure
31 Citations (Scopus)

Functional improvement and neurogenesis after collagen-GAG matrix implantation into surgical brain trauma

Huang, K. F., Hsu, W-C., Chiu, W. T. & Wang, J. Y., Mar 2012, In : Biomaterials. 33, 7, p. 2067-2075 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurogenesis
Collagen
Scaffolds (biology)
Brain
Scaffolds
15 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic Polymorphisms of Stromal Interaction Molecule 1 Associated with the Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate and C-Reactive Protein in HLA-B27 Positive Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients

Wei, J. C. C., Hung, K. S., Hsu, Y. W., Wong, R. H., Huang, C. H., Jan, M. S., Wu, S. J., Juan, Y. S. & Chang, W. C., Dec 14 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 12, e49698.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erythrocyte sedimentation rate
HLA-B27 Antigen
Blood Sedimentation
Ankylosing Spondylitis
C-reactive protein
3 Citations (Scopus)

Giant intracranial mesenchymal chondrosarcoma with uncal herniation

Lin, H. S., Tsai, C. C., Chang, C. K. & Chen, S. J., Jun 2012, In : Formosan Journal of Surgery. 45, 3, p. 93-96 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma
Islets of Langerhans
Cartilage
Middle Cranial Fossa
Persistent Vegetative State
2 Citations (Scopus)

Haemophilus influenzae type b combination vaccines and atopic disorders: A prospective cohort study

Wang, I. J., Huang, L. M., Guo, Y. L., Hsieh, W. S., Lin, T-J. & Chen, P. C., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 111, 12, p. 711-718 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Combined Vaccines
Haemophilus influenzae type b
Cohort Studies
Prospective Studies
Vaccination
64 Citations (Scopus)
Caspases
Cytochromes c
Blood-Brain Barrier
Neuroblastoma
Mitochondria
4 Citations (Scopus)

How comorbidities and preoperative expenditures correlate with postoperative adverse outcomes

Wu, C-H., Chen, R-M., Tsai, H. C., Chang, C-C., Chang, H., Liao, C-C. & Chen, T-L., Nov 2012, In : American Journal of Managed Care. 18, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Expenditures
Comorbidity
Preexisting Condition Coverage
Geriatrics
Mortality
5 Citations (Scopus)

Location and level of Etk expression in neurons are associated with varied severity of traumatic brain injury

Wu, J. C. C., Chen, K. Y., Yu, Y. W., Huang, S. W., Shih, H. M., Chiu, W. T., Chiang, Y. H. & Shiau, C. Y., Jun 18 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 6, e39226.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Neurons
tyrosine
Brain
phosphotransferases (kinases)
26 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical stretch induces the apoptosis regulator PUMA in vascular smooth muscle cells

Cheng, W. P., Wang, B. W., Chen, S-C., Chang, H. & Shyu, K-G., Jan 1 2012, In : Cardiovascular Research. 93, 1, p. 181-189 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Smooth Muscle
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Apoptosis
Interferon Regulatory Factor-1
Interferons
10 Citations (Scopus)

Medical malpractice in Taiwan: Injury types, compensation, and specialty risk

Chen, K. Y., Yang, C. M., Tsai, S. H., Chiou, H. Y., Lin, M. R. & Chiu, W. T., May 2012, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 19, 5, p. 598-600 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malpractice
Taiwan
Compensation and Redress
Physicians
Wounds and Injuries
18 Citations (Scopus)

Melatonin reduces acute lung inflammation, edema, and hemorrhage in heatstroke rats

Wu, W. S., Chou, M. T., Chao, C. M., Chang, C. K., Lin, M. T. & Chang, C. P., Jun 2012, In : Acta Pharmacologica Sinica. 33, 6, p. 775-782 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat Stroke
Melatonin
Acute Lung Injury
Edema
Pneumonia
18 Citations (Scopus)
Glucose Intolerance
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Obesity
Anovulation
Hyperandrogenism
21 Citations (Scopus)

Postoperative adverse outcomes in surgical patients with epilepsy: A population-based study

Chang, C. C., Hu, C. J., Lam, F., Chang, H., Liao, C. C. & Chen, T. L., Jun 2012, In : Epilepsia. 53, 6, p. 987-994 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Population
Comorbidity
Mortality
Length of Stay
11 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and correlates of self-induced vomiting as weight-control strategy among adolescents in Taiwan

Liou, Y. M., Hsu, Y. W., Ho, J. F., Lin, C. H., Hsu, W. Y. & Liou, T. H., Jan 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 21, 1-2, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Vomiting
Pediatric Obesity
Weights and Measures
Weight Loss