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2001
53 Citations (Scopus)

15-Year outcome of treated bipolar disorder

Tsai, S. Y. M., Chen, C. C., Kuo, C. J., Lee, J. C., Lee, H. C. & Strakowski, S. M., 2001, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 63, 1-3, p. 215-220 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Substance-Related Disorders
Age of Onset
Social Adjustment
Medication Adherence

Introduction of managed care

Lin, H. C., Huang, Z. F. & Lee, Z. S., 2001, In : Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 20, 5, p. 331-336 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Managed Care Programs
Delivery of Health Care
Health
Quality of Health Care
Islands
67 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms of orexin-induced depolarizations in rat dorsal motor nucleus of vagus neurones in vitro

Hwang, L. L., Chen, C. T. & Dun, N. J., Dec 1 2001, In : Journal of Physiology. 537, 2, p. 511-520 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurons
Orexin Receptors
Guanine Nucleotides
Motor Neurons
GTP-Binding Proteins
2002

Comparing Costs and Hospital Ownership for Thyroidectomy Patients

Lin, H-C., Yang, CH., Tung, CH. & Chang, W-Y., 2002, In : New Taipei Journal of Medicine. p. 99-107

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring the applicable quality indictors on hospital report cards in Taiwan

Chen, C. C., Lin, H. C. & Lao, K., Aug 2002, In : Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 21, 4, p. 296-304 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
District Hospitals
Teaching Hospitals
Organizations
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
2 Citations (Scopus)

Integrated delivery systems

Lin, H. C. & Zhao, L. J., 2002, In : Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 21, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Integrated Delivery of Health Care
Health
Managed Care Programs
Multi-Institutional Systems
Organizations
110 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for completed suicide in bipolar disorder

Tsai, S. Y. M., Kuo, C. J., Chen, C. C. & Lee, H. C., 2002, In : Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 63, 6, p. 469-476 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Suicide
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Taiwan
11 Citations (Scopus)

Sympathoinhibitory action of nociceptin in the rat spinal cord

Brailoiu, G. C., Lai, C. C., Chen, C. T., Hwang, L. L., Lin, H. H. & Dun, N. J., 2002, In : Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology. 29, 3, p. 233-237 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord
Neurons
Excitatory Postsynaptic Potentials
Naloxone
Spinal Injections

美國Medicare確保醫療品質計畫之發展

Lin, H-C., Yang, C. H., Chang, W-Y. & Chang, W., 2002, In : 慈濟護理雜誌. 1, 2, p. 17-23 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

蹠骨頭區高解析之足底壓力與可信度

Translated title of the contribution: Reliability and Peak Pressure Measurement at Metatarsal Heads with High Resolution SystemKang, J-H., Lai, J-S. & Hsi, W-L., 2002, In : 台灣復健醫學雜誌. 30, 4, p. 235-240 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metatarsal Bones
Pressure
Men's Health
Women's Health
Walking
2003
65 Citations (Scopus)

Antiallodynic Effects of Intrathecal Orexins in a Rat Model of Postoperative Pain

Cheng, J. K., Chou, R. C. C., Hwang, L. L. & Chiou, L. C., Dec 2003, In : Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 307, 3, p. 1065-1071 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Postoperative Pain
Orexin Receptors
Hyperalgesia
Suramin
Strychnine
1 Citation (Scopus)

Exploring willingness and related factors by using the healthcare report cards for hospitals in Taiwan

Lin, H. C., May 1 2003, In : Chang Gung Medical Journal. 26, 5, p. 330-338 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Delivery of Health Care
Logistic Models
Health Care Sector
Malpractice
6 Citations (Scopus)

Factors related to dissatisfaction with the National Health Insurance among primary care physicians in Taiwan

Lin, H. C., Chang, W. Y. & Tung, Y. C., Feb 1 2003, In : Chang Gung Medical Journal. 26, 2, p. 81-90 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Health Programs
Primary Care Physicians
Taiwan
Focus Groups
Logistic Models
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hospital ownership and its effect on medical costs from case payments using data from cesarean section patients

Lin, H. C., Yang, C. H., Chen, C. C. & Huang, Y. T., Feb 2003, In : Tzu Chi Medical Journal. 15, 1, p. 55-61 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ownership
Cesarean Section
Costs and Cost Analysis
Length of Stay
Hospital Charges
16 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma levels of soluble transferrin receptors and Clara cell protein (CC16) during bipolar mania and subsequent remission

Tsai, S. Y., Lee, H. C., Chen, C. C. & Lee, C. H., May 2003, In : Journal of Psychiatric Research. 37, 3, p. 229-235 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transferrin Receptors
Bipolar Disorder
Proteins
Interleukin-2 Receptors
Mood Disorders
5 Citations (Scopus)
Taiwan
Length of Stay
National Health Programs
Ownership
Proprietary Hospitals

The Correlation of Clinical Course and Magnetic Resonance Image Findings of Radiation Myelopathy:A Case Report

Kang, J-H., Wang, Y-H. & Huang, K-M., 2003, In : 台灣復健醫學雜誌. 31, 2, p. 99-104 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Diseases
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Radiation
Therapeutics
Atrophy
2004
14 Citations (Scopus)

A simple quantitative method for evaluation of angiogenesis activity

Wang, H. S., Hwang, L. L., Sue, H. F., Lee, K. M. & Chen, C. T., Feb 2004, In : Assay and Drug Development Technologies. 2, 1, p. 31-38 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aorta
Endothelial Cells
Methylphenazonium Methosulfate
Physiological Phenomena
Suramin
58 Citations (Scopus)
Maternal Age
Cesarean Section
Logistic Models
Regression Analysis
Population
9 Citations (Scopus)

Association of hospital ownership with patient transfers to outpatient care under a prospective payment system in Taiwan

Lin, H. C., Xirasagar, S. & Kao, S., Jul 2004, In : Health Policy. 69, 1, p. 11-19 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prospective Payment System
Patient Transfer
Ownership
Ambulatory Care
Taiwan
25 Citations (Scopus)

Central pressor effects of CART peptides in anesthetized rats

Hwang, L. L., Chen, C. T., Li, T. L., Chiu, C. Z. & Chi, S. F., Apr 2004, In : Neuropeptides. 38, 2-3, p. 69-76 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amphetamine
Cocaine
Rats
Peptides
Appetite Depressants
15 Citations (Scopus)

Cost convergence between public and for-profit hospitals under prospective payment and high competition in Taiwan

Xirasagar, S. & Lin, H. C., Dec 2004, In : Health Services Research. 39, 6 II, p. 2101-2115 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Hospitals
Taiwan
profit
Costs and Cost Analysis
costs
11 Citations (Scopus)

Costs per discharge and hospital ownership under prospective payment and cost-based reimbursement systems in Taiwan

Lin, H. C., Xirasagar, S. & Tang, C. H., May 2004, In : Health Policy and Planning. 19, 3, p. 166-176 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ownership
Taiwan
Costs and Cost Analysis
costs
profit
6 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution of plantar pressure on the second metatarsal head during walking

Hsi, W. L., Kang, J. H. & Lai, J. S., Jul 2004, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 103, 7, p. 540-545 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metatarsal Bones
Walking
Pressure
Body Height
Foot

Do consumers in Taiwan need physician information?

Lin, H. C., Chen, C. C., Hsu, M. K. & Tang, C. H., Jun 2004, In : Chang Gung Medical Journal. 27, 6, p. 416-428 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Physicians
Consumer Organizations
Logistic Models
Occupational Health Physicians
66 Citations (Scopus)

Institutional factors in cesarean delivery rates: Policy and research implications

Lin, H. C. & Xirasagar, S., Jan 2004, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 103, 1, p. 128-136 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Obstetrics
Gynecology
Research
Delivery of Health Care
1 Citation (Scopus)

Opinions of Hospital Administrators toward the Prevalence of Patient Dumping in Taiwan

Lin, H. C., Yang, M. C., Chen, C. C. & Tang, C. H., Jan 2004, In : Chang Gung Medical Journal. 27, 1, p. 35-43 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Administrators
Patient Transfer
Taiwan
Administrative Personnel
General Hospitals
41 Citations (Scopus)

Patient perceptions of service quality in group versus solo practice clinics

Lin, H. C., Xirasagar, S. & Laditka, J. N., Dec 2004, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 16, 6, p. 437-445 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Private Practice
group practice
loyalty
Group Practice
Taiwan
12 Citations (Scopus)
Parents
Cognition
2005
48 Citations (Scopus)

Infrared thermography to mass-screen suspected sars patients with fever

Chiu, W. T., Lin, P. W., Chiou, H. Y., Lee, W. S., Lee, C. N., Yang, Y. Y., Lee, H. M., Hsieh, M. S., Hu, C. J., Ho, Y. S., Deng, W. P. & Hsu, C. Y., 2005, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 17, 1, p. 26-28 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
Fever
Visitors to Patients
Mass Screening
Cross Infection
7 Citations (Scopus)

Length of stay and costs for asthma patients by hospital characteristics - A five-year population-based analysis

Lin, H. C., Kao, S., Wen, H. C., Chuan-Song, W. U. & Chung, C. L. I., 2005, In : Journal of Asthma. 42, 7, p. 537-542 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Length of Stay
Asthma
Costs and Cost Analysis
Population
Taiwan
61 Citations (Scopus)
Maternal Age
Age Groups
Mothers
Taiwan
Population
38 Citations (Scopus)

Optimum position of metatarsal pad in metatarsalgia for pressure relief

Hsi, W. L., Kang, J. H. & Lee, X. X., Jul 2005, In : American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 84, 7, p. 514-520 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metatarsalgia
Metatarsal Bones
Pressure
Walking
21 Citations (Scopus)

Pravastatin attenuates ceramide-induced cytotoxicity in mouse cerebral endothelial cells with HIF-1 activation and VEGF upregulation

Chen, S. D., Hu, C. J., Yang, D. I., Nassief, A., Chen, H., Yin, K., Xu, J. & Hsu, C-Y., 2005, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1042, p. 357-364 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1
Pravastatin
Cell Hypoxia
Ceramides
Endothelial cells
36 Citations (Scopus)

Suicide trends following the Taiwan earthquake of 1999: Empirical evidence and policy implications

Yang, C. H., Xirasagar, S., Chung, H. C., Huang, Y. T. & Lin, H. C., Dec 2005, In : Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. 112, 6, p. 442-448 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earthquakes
Taiwan
Suicide
Mental Health
Observation
93 Citations (Scopus)

Toll-like receptor 4 gene C119A but not Asp299Gly polymorphism is associated with ischemic stroke among ethnic Chinese in Taiwan

Lin, Y. C., Chang, Y. M., Yu, J. M., Yen, J. H., Chang, J. G. & Hu, C. J., Jun 2005, In : Atherosclerosis. 180, 2, p. 305-309 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Toll-Like Receptor 4
Taiwan
Stroke
Genes
Atherosclerosis
6 Citations (Scopus)

Using a population-based database to explore the inter-specialty differences in physician practice incomes in Taiwan

Lin, H. C., Kao, S., Tang, C. H. & Chang, W. Y., Sep 8 2005, In : Health Policy. 73, 3, p. 253-262 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Databases
Physicians
Population
Medicine
18 Citations (Scopus)

WHOQOL-BREF as predictors of mortality: A two-year follow-up study at veteran homes

Kao, S., Lai, K. L., Lin, H. C., Lee, H. S. & Wen, H. C., Aug 2005, In : Quality of Life Research. 14, 6, p. 1443-1454 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Mortality
Aptitude
Health Behavior
Taiwan

某區域醫院急性缺血性腦中風之醫療成本

Chang, Y-M., Chen, P-L., Hu, C-J., Yu, C-M., Wu, P-J. & Chen, C-H., 2005, In : 北市醫學雜誌. 2, 3, p. 286-292 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006
4 Citations (Scopus)
Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction
Middle Cerebral Artery
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Stroke
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
12 Citations (Scopus)

A novel compound heterozygous mutation of K494_V495 deletion plus R496L and D487_F489 deletion in extreme C-terminus of cytochrome P450c17 causes 17α-hydroxylase deficiency

Lee, L. S., Shu, W. J., Wu, C. M., Hsieh, C. H., Chen, S. M., Hu, C. J., Chen, W. Y. & Chung, B. C., Apr 25 2006, In : Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 249, 1-2, p. 16-20 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steroid 17-alpha-Hydroxylase
Cytochromes
Mixed Function Oxygenases
Mutation
Alleles
39 Citations (Scopus)

Association between surgeon and hospital volume in coronary artery bypass graft surgery outcomes: A population-based study

Wen, H. C., Tang, C. H., Lin, H. C., Tsai, C. S., Chen, C. S. & Li, C. Y., Mar 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 81, 3, p. 835-842 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Bypass
Transplants
Population
Taiwan
Surgeons
52 Citations (Scopus)
Metatarsalgia
Metatarsal Bones
Prospective Studies
Pressure
Head
24 Citations (Scopus)

Delayed parenthood and the risk of cesarean delivery - Is paternal age an independent risk factor?

Tang, C. H., Wu, M-P., Liu, J. T., Lin, H. C. & Hsu, C. C., Mar 2006, In : Birth. 33, 1, p. 18-26 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paternal Age
Maternal Age
Taiwan
Cesarean Section
Mothers
9 Citations (Scopus)

Differences in practice income between solo and group practice physicians

Lin, H. C., Chen, C. S., Liu, T. C. & Lee, H. C., Dec 2006, In : Health Policy. 79, 2-3, p. 296-305 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Group Practice
Private Practice
Physicians
Taiwan
Regression Analysis
12 Citations (Scopus)

Do group practices have lower caesarean rates than solo practice obstetric clinics? Evidence from Taiwan

Xirasagar, S., Lin, H. C. & Liu, T. C., Jul 2006, In : Health Policy and Planning. 21, 4, p. 319-325 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Group Practice
group practice
Private Practice
obstetrics
Taiwan
5 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of payment incentives, hospital ownership and competition on hospitalization decisions for ambulatory surgical procedures

Xirasagar, S. & Lin, H. C., Mar 2006, In : Health Policy. 76, 1, p. 26-37 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ownership
Ambulatory Surgical Procedures
Motivation
Hospitalization
Femoral Hernia
2 Citations (Scopus)

Factors contributing to patient dumping in Taiwan

Lin, H. C., Kao, S., Tang, C. H., Yang, M. C. & Lee, H. S., Jun 2006, In : Health Policy. 77, 1, p. 103-112 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Transfer
Taiwan
Health Care Sector
National Health Programs
Regression Analysis
63 Citations (Scopus)

Hospital volume and inpatient mortality after cancer-related gastrointestinal resections: The experience of an Asian country

Lin, H. C., Xirasagar, S., Lee, H. C. & Chai, C. Y., Sep 2006, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 13, 9, p. 1182-1188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Inpatients
Mortality
High-Volume Hospitals
Hospital Mortality