Master Program in Global Health and Development

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Research Output 1996 2019

2019
Earthquakes
Disasters
Survivors
Wounds and Injuries
Outpatients
Open Access
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Cross-Sectional Studies
Kidney
Weights and Measures
Population

Association of sleep duration and insomnia symptoms with components of metabolic syndrome and inflammation in middle-aged and older adults with metabolic syndrome in Taiwan

Syauqy, A., Chien-Yeh, H., Hsiao-Hsien, R., Lukas Kurniawan, A. & Chao, J. C. J., Aug 1 2019, In : Nutrients. 11, 8, 1848.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Dietary patterns in relation to components of dyslipidemia and fasting plasma glucose in adults with dyslipidemia and elevated fasting plasma glucose in Taiwan

Lin, L. Y., Hsu, C. Y., Lee, H. A., Wang, W. H., Kurniawan, A. L. & Chao, J. C. J., Apr 1 2019, In : Nutrients. 11, 4, 845.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
hyperlipidemia
Dyslipidemias
Taiwan
eating habits
fasting

Dietary patterns in relation to testosterone levels and severity of impaired kidney function among middle-aged and elderly men in Taiwan: A cross-sectional study

Kurniawan, A. L., Hsu, C. Y., Rau, H. H., Lin, L. Y. & Chao, J. C. J., Jul 27 2019, In : Nutrition Journal. 18, 1, 42.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Taiwan
Testosterone
Cross-Sectional Studies
Kidney
Seafood
1 Citation (Scopus)
Quality of Health Care
Developed Countries
Developing Countries
Social Sciences
PubMed

Enterobius vermicularis infection: Prevalence and risk factors among preschool children in kindergarten in the capital area, Republic of the Marshall Islands

Fan, C. K., Chuang, T. W., Huang, Y. C., Yin, A. W., Chou, C. M., Hsu, Y. T., Kios, R., Hsu, S. L., Wang, Y. T., Wu, M. S., Lin, J. W., Briand, K. & Tu, C. Y., Jun 18 2019, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 19, 1, 536.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Enterobiasis
Micronesia
Enterobius
Preschool Children
Economics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Exploiting a low tax system: Non-tax-induced cigarette price increases in Taiwan 2011-2016

Gao, W., Sanna, M., Branston, J. R., Chiou, H. Y., Chen, Y. H., Wu, A. & Wen, C. P., Jan 1 2019, In : Tobacco Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
tax system
Taxes
Taiwan
taxes
Tobacco Products

Psychometric Evaluation of Anxiety, Depression, and Sleep Quality after a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Longitudinal Study

Ma, H-P., Chen, P-S., Wong, C-S., Chang, C-F., Ou, J-C., Tsai, Y-R., Chiu, W-T., Tsai, S-H., Liao, K-H., Chiang, Y-H., Wang, J-Y., Chen, K-Y. & Wu, J. C-C., 2019, In : Behavioural Neurology. 2019, p. 4364592

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Psychometrics
Longitudinal Studies
Sleep
Anxiety
2 Citations (Scopus)
Ozone
Air Pollution
Air pollution
Cross-Over Studies
Suicide
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tobacco Advertisement Liking, Vulnerability Factors, and Tobacco Use among Young Adults

Lienemann, B. A., Rose, S. W., Unger, J. B., Meissner, H. I., Byron, M. J., Baezconde-Garbanati, L., Huang, L-L. & Cruz, T. B., 2019, In : Nicotine and Tobacco Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Use
Tobacco Products
Tobacco
Young Adult
Smokeless Tobacco

Traitements de la goutte et risque de cancer: étude cas témoins

Yang, H. C., Nguyen, P. A. A., Islam, M., Huang, C. W., Poly, T. N., Iqbal, U. & Li, Y. C. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Revue du Rhumatisme (Edition Francaise).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gout
Case-Control Studies
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Neoplasms
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

Adolescent tobacco coupon receipt, vulnerability characteristics and subsequent tobacco use: Analysis of PATH Study, Waves 1 and 2

Rose, S. W., Glasser, A. M., Zhou, Y., Cruz, T. B., Cohn, A. M., Lienemann, B. A., Byron, M. J., Huang, L. L., Meissner, H. I., Baezconde-Garbanati, L. & Unger, J. B., Feb 22 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Tobacco Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Use
nicotine
Tobacco
vulnerability
adolescent
Taiwan
Parturition
Temperature
Stillbirth
Premature Birth
9 Citations (Scopus)

Adverse outcomes of long-term use of proton pump inhibitors: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Islam, M. M., Poly, T. N., Walther, B. A., Dubey, N. K., Anggraini Ningrum, D. N., Shabbir, S-A. & Jack Li, Y-C., Dec 1 2018, In : European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 30, 12, p. 1395-1405 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Proton Pump Inhibitors
Meta-Analysis
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Hip Fractures

A hackathon promoting Taiwanese health-IoT innovation

Iqbal, U., Dagan, A., Syed-Abdul, S., Celi, L. A., Hsu, M-H. & Li, Y-CJ., 2018, In : Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 163, p. 29-32 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

AI in Medicine: Big Data Remains a Challenge

Lin, M. C., Iqbal, U. & Li, Y. C., Oct 1 2018, In : Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 164, p. A1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Medicine
Big data
2 Citations (Scopus)
Taiwan
C-Reactive Protein
Neutrophils
Cross-Sectional Studies
Lymphocytes
12 Citations (Scopus)

Association of dietary patterns with components of metabolic syndrome and inflammation among middle-aged and older adults with metabolic syndrome in Taiwan

Syauqy, A., Hsu, C. Y., Rau, H. H. & Chao, J. C. J., Feb 1 2018, In : Nutrients. 10, 2, 143.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

middle-aged adults
metabolic syndrome
Taiwan
eating habits
inflammation

Association of thiazolidinedione with a lower risk of Parkinson’s disease in a population with newly-diagnosed diabetes mellitus

Lin, H. L., Lin, H. C., Tseng, Y. F., Chao, J. C. J. & Hsu, C. Y., Jul 4 2018, In : Annals of Medicine. 50, 5, p. 430-436 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease
Diabetes Mellitus
Population
Cohort Studies
2,4-thiazolidinedione
1 Citation (Scopus)

Birthweight, time-varying adiposity growth and early menarche in girls: A Mendelian randomisation and mediation analysis

Fan, H. Y., Huang, Y. T., Hsieh, R. H., Chao, J. C. J., Tung, Y. C., Lee, Y. L. & Chen, Y. C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Obesity Research and Clinical Practice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mendelian Randomization Analysis
Menarche
Adiposity
Growth
Genes
Hong Kong
Taiwan
nicotine
smoking
China

Communication and diagnosis: Cornerstones for achieving precision medicine

Wu, C. Y., Iqbal, U. & (Jack) Li, Y. C., Apr 1 2018, In : Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 157, p. A1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Precision Medicine
Medicine
Communication
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of traffic-injury related hospitalisation between bicyclists and motorcyclists in Taiwan

Pai, C. W., Lin, H. Y., Tsai, S. H. & Chen, P. L., Jan 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 1, p. 1-17 e0191221.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Head Protective Devices
Taiwan
traffic
odds ratio
Hospitalization
1 Citation (Scopus)
Adiposity
Body Composition
Longitudinal Studies
Cohort Studies
Abdominal Obesity

Corrigendum to "Seroprevalence, disease awareness, and risk factors for Toxocara canisinfection among primary schoolchildren in Makoko, an urban slumcommunity in Nigeria" [Acta Tropica 146 (2015) 135-140]

Gyang, P. V., Akinwale, O. P., Lee, Y. L., Chuang, T. W., Orok, A. B., Ajibaye, O., Liao, C. W., Chen, P. C., Chou, C. M., Huang, Y. C., Barghouth, U. & Fan, C. K., Feb 2018, In : Acta Tropica. 178, p. 340

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tolnaftate
Toxocara
Seroepidemiologic Studies
Nigeria
Emotions

Distribution, habitat, and conservation status of the near-threatened Japanese paradise-flycatcher (Terpsiphone atrocaudata periophthalmica) on lanyu, Taiwan

Späth, T., Bai, M-L., Severinghaus, L. L. & Walther, B. A., 2018, In : Avian Conservation and Ecology. 13, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

conservation status
subspecies
Taiwan
species conservation
population size

Encephalitis induced by a newly discovered ruminant rhadinovirus in a free-living formosan sambar deer (Rusa unicolor swinhoei)

Chang, A-M., Chen, C-C., Chang, C-D., Huang, Y-L., Ke, G-M. & Walther, B. A., 2018, In : Journal of Veterinary Medical Science. 80, 5, p. 810-813 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhadinovirus
Deer
Ruminants
Encephalitis
encephalitis

Encouraging physical activity for smokers: benefits beyond expectation

Wai, J. P. M., Tsai, M-K., Lee, J-H., Lu, P-J., Kao, C-W., Wen, C-P. & Lin, C-L., 2018, In : Tobacco Induced Diseases. 16, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erratum: Global, regional, and national age-sex-specific mortality for 282 causes of death in 195 countries and territories, 1980–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 (The Lancet (2018) 392(10159) (1736–1788)(S0140673618322037)(10.1016/S0140-6736(18)32203-7))

Roth, G. A., Abate, D., Abate, K. H., Abay, S. M., Abbafati, C., Abbasi, N., Abbastabar, H., Abd-Allah, F., Abdela, J., Abdelalim, A., Abdollahpour, I., Abdulkader, R. S., Abebe, H. T., Abebe, M., Abebe, Z., Abejie, A. N., Abera, S. F., Abil, O. Z., Abraha, H. N., Abrham, A. R. & 30 others, Abu-Raddad, L. J., Accrombessi, M. M. K., Acharya, D., Adamu, A. A., Adebayo, O. M., Adedoyin, R. A., Adekanmbi, V., Adetokunboh, O. O., Adhena, B. M., Adib, M. G., Admasie, A., Afshin, A., Agarwal, G., Agesa, K. M., Agrawal, A., Agrawal, S., Ahmadi, A., Ahmadi, M., Ahmed, M. B., Ahmed, S., Aichour, A. N., Aichour, I., Aichour, M. T. E., Akbari, M. E., Akinyemi, R. O., Akseer, N., Al-Aly, Z., Al-Eyadhy, A., Iqbal, U. & Wu, Y. C., Nov 17 2018, In : The Lancet. 392, 10160, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
Cause of Death
Mortality
Global Burden of Disease
2 Citations (Scopus)

Farming and mortality rates attributed to non–Hodgkin’s lymphoma in Taiwan

Tsai, S. S., Weng, Y. H., Chiu, Y. W. & Yang, C. Y., 2018, In : Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health - Part A: Current Issues. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agriculture
Taiwan
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Mortality
Odds Ratio
54 Citations (Scopus)

Global, regional, and national age-sex-specific mortality and life expectancy, 1950-2017: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017

GBD 2017 Mortality Collaborators, Nov 10 2018, In : The Lancet. p. 1684-1735 52 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Life Expectancy
Mortality
Reproductive History
Life Tables
Population
135 Citations (Scopus)

Global, regional, and national age-sex-specific mortality for 282 causes of death in 195 countries and territories, 1980–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017

GBD 2017 Causes of Death Collaborators, Nov 10 2018, In : The Lancet. 392, 10159, p. 1736-1788 53 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cause of Death
Mortality
Respiratory Tract Infections
Wounds and Injuries
Substance-Related Disorders
141 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Headache Disorders
Incidence
Wounds and Injuries
Somatoform Disorders
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)

Gout drugs use and risk of cancer: A case-control study

Yang, H. C., Nguyen, P. A. A., Islam, M., Huang, C. W., Poly, T. N., Iqbal, U. & Li, Y. C. J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Joint Bone Spine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gout
Case-Control Studies
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Risk Management
Patient Satisfaction
Delivery of Health Care
Bicycles
bicycle
Taiwan
Wear of materials
Video cameras
Statistical methods
Research

Individualistic values are related to an increase in the outbreaks of infectious diseases and zoonotic diseases

Morand, S. & Walther, B. A., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 3866.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zoonoses
Disease Outbreaks
Emerging Communicable Diseases
Infectious Disease Transmission
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
3 Citations (Scopus)
Harm Reduction
Taiwan
Smoking
Confidence Intervals
Tobacco Products
Patient Safety
Learning
1 Citation (Scopus)

Levothyroxine use and the risk of breast cancer: a nation-wide population-based case–control study

Wu, C. C., Yu, Y. Y., Yang, H. C., Nguyen, P. A., Poly, T. N., Islam, M. M., Iqbal, U., Khan, H. A. A., Wang, Y. C., Cheng, Y. T., Li, Y. C. & Jian, W. S., Aug 1 2018, In : Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 298, 2, p. 389-396 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thyroxine
Confidence Intervals
Breast Neoplasms
Odds Ratio
Population
1 Citation (Scopus)

Measuring Global Health Security: Comparison of Self- and External Evaluations for IHR Core Capacity

Tsai, F-J. & Katz, R., 2018, In : Health security. 16, 5, p. 304-310 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diagnostic Self Evaluation
self assessment
self-assessment
Health
regulation
26 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Conservation of Natural Resources
Health
Global Burden of Disease
Mortality
Sex Offenses

Medical research using governments' health claims databases: With or without patients' consent?

Tsai, F. J. & Junod, V., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Public Health (United Kingdom). 40, 4, p. 871-877 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biomedical Research
Databases
Health
Research
Insurance
Lycium barbarum
carbon tetrachloride
Carbon Tetrachloride
olive oil
polysaccharides