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Research Output 1998 2019

2019
Povidone-Iodine
Local Anti-Infective Agents
Chlorhexidine
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Renal Dialysis
Meta-Analysis
Catheters
Confidence Intervals
Incidence

Comparing short-, long-, and oblique-axis approaches to ultrasound-guided internal jugular venous catheterization: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Chen, J. Y., Wang, L. K., Lin, Y. T., Lan, K. M., Loh, E. W., Chen, C. H. & Tam, K. W., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 86, 3, p. 516-523 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Punctures
Catheterization
Hematoma
Needles
Meta-Analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)
Intratracheal Intubation
Intubation
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Gingiva
Emotions
Wounds and Injuries
corrigendum
1 Citation (Scopus)
Electric Stimulation Therapy
Electric Stimulation
Meta-Analysis
Arm
Randomized Controlled Trials

Effectiveness of Tai Chi on fibromyalgia patients: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Cheng, C. A., Chiu, Y. W., Wu, D., Kuan, Y. C., Chen, S. N. & Tam, K. W., Oct 1 2019, In : Complementary Therapies in Medicine. 46, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tai Ji
Fibromyalgia
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Confidence Intervals

Effects of febuxostat on renal function in patients with chronic kidney disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Lin, T. C., Hung, L. Y., Chen, Y. C., Lo, W. C., Lin, C. H., Tam, K. W. & Wu, M. Y., Jul 1 2019, In : Medicine. 98, 29, p. e16311

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Meta-Analysis
Hyperuricemia
Kidney
Uric Acid
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Therapeutics
Lymphedema
Hand Strength

Efficacy and safety of high-dose vs low-dose leucovorin in patients with colorectal cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis

Hsu, C. Y., Chen, C. Y., Lin, Y. M. & Tam, K. W., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Colorectal Disease.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Leucovorin
Meta-Analysis
Colorectal Neoplasms
Safety
Survival
Meibomian Glands
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Hot Temperature
Eye Diseases
Rib Fractures
Orthopedics
Meta-Analysis
Taiwan
Research

Labour pain control by aromatherapy: A meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials

Chen, S. F., Wang, C. H., Chan, P. T., Chiang, H. W., Hu, T. M., Tam, K. W. & Loh, E. W., Aug 1 2019, In : Women and Birth. 32, 4, p. 327-335 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aromatherapy
Labor Pain
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Third Labor Stage
1 Citation (Scopus)

Low-Level Laser Therapy for Fibromyalgia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Yeh, S. W., Hong, C. H., Shih, M. C., Tam, K. W., Huang, Y. H. & Kuan, Y. C., May 1 2019, In : Pain Physician. 22, 3, p. 241-254 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibromyalgia
Meta-Analysis
Confidence Intervals
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pain

Optimal duration of compression stocking therapy following endovenous thermal ablation for great saphenous vein insufficiency: A meta-analysis

Chou, J. H., Chen, S. Y., Chen, Y. T., Hsieh, C. H., Huang, T. W. & Tam, K. W., May 1 2019, In : International Journal of Surgery. 65, p. 113-119 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Compression Stockings
Saphenous Vein
Meta-Analysis
Hot Temperature
Confidence Intervals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prophylactic and therapeutic effects of honey on radiochemotherapy-induced mucositis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Liu, T. M., Luo, Y. W., Tam, K. W., Lin, C. C. & Huang, T. W., Jul 2019, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 27, 7, p. 2361-2370 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Mucositis
Honey
Chemoradiotherapy
Therapeutic Uses
Meta-Analysis

Prophylactic management for taxane-induced nail toxicity: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Huang, K. L., Lin, K. Y., Huang, T. W., Loh, E. W., Hua, Y. M., Su, H. C. & Tam, K. W., Sep 1 2019, In : European Journal of Cancer Care. 28, 5, e13118.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nails
Meta-Analysis
Cryotherapy
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals

Reply to correspondence concerning “Acupuncture on aromatase inhibitor-induced arthralgia in patients with breast cancer”

Tam, K. W., Chen, L., Lin, C. C., Huang, T. W., Kuan, Y. C., Huang, Y. H., Chen, H. C., Kao, C. Y. & Su, C. M., Jun 1 2019, In : Breast. 45, p. 119-120 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Aromatase Inhibitors
Arthralgia
Acupuncture
Breast Neoplasms
Intratracheal Intubation
2018

Analgesic Effects of Locally Administered Ketorolac-based Analgesics after Breast Surgery A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Chen, J. Y., Feng, I. J., Loh, E. W., Wang, L. K., Lin, C. C. & Tam, K. W., Jan 1 2018, In : Clinical Journal of Pain. 34, 6, p. 577-584 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ketorolac
Analgesics
Meta-Analysis
Breast
Randomized Controlled Trials

Choosing wisely in health care

Chen, C., Tam, K. W. & Kuo, K. N., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 117, 9, p. 754-755 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Delivery of Health Care
4 Citations (Scopus)

CRISPR/Cas9 Genome Editing of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Sufficiently Abolished Oncogenicity in Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer

Huang, L-C., Tam, K-W., Liu, W-N., Lin, C-Y., Hsu, K-W., Hsieh, W-S., Chi, W-M., Lee, A-W., Yang, J-M., Lin, C-L. & Lee, C-H., 2018, In : Disease Markers. 2018, p. 3835783

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Genes
Cells
Cell growth
2 Citations (Scopus)
Rib Fractures
Meta-Analysis
Confidence Intervals
Length of Stay
Odds Ratio
1 Citation (Scopus)
Hyperuricemia
Gout
Xanthine Oxidase
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
2 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy and Safety of Rituximab for the Treatment of Graves' Orbitopathy: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Shen, W. C., Lee, C. H., Loh, E. W., Hsieh, A. T., Chen, L. & Tam, K. W., May 1 2018, In : Pharmacotherapy. 38, 5, p. 503-510 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Safety
Control Groups
Glucocorticoids
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fluid Resuscitation in Patients With Severe Burns: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Kao, Y., Loh, E. W., Hsu, C. C., Lin, H. J., Huang, C. C., Chou, Y. Y., Lien, C. C. & Tam, K. W., 2018, In : Academic Emergency Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Burns
Resuscitation
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Body Surface Area
Third Molar
Orthodontics
Meta-Analysis
Recurrence
Dental Arch
2 Citations (Scopus)

Omega-3 fatty acids for dialysis vascular access outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease

Tam, K. W., Wu, M. Y., Siddiqui, F. J., Chan, E. S. Y., Zhu, Y. & Jafar, T. H., Nov 18 2018, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Blood Vessels
Dialysis
Confidence Intervals
8 Citations (Scopus)
Neck Dissection
Meta-Analysis
Neck
Lymph Nodes
Hypocalcemia
6 Citations (Scopus)

The application of non-invasive apoptosis detection sensor (NIADS) on histone deacetylation inhibitor (HDACI)-induced breast cancer cell death

Hsu, K. W., Huang, C. Y., Tam, K. W., Lin, C. Y., Huang, L. C., Lin, C. L., Hsieh, W. S., Chi, W. M., Chang, Y. J., Wei, P. L., Chen, S. T. & Lee, C. H., Feb 2 2018, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 19, 2, 452.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

apoptosis
Cell death
death
breast
Histones

The gap between currently available evidence and awareness in clinical practice of wound care: It is the time to shower earlier

Yu, Y. H., Chao, S., Lin, Y. K., Chou, Y. Y., Liao, H. H., Loh, E. W., Wong, C. S. & Tam, K. W., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Surgery (United States).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water
Wounds and Injuries
Social Media
Postoperative Care
Wound Infection
6 Citations (Scopus)

Tyrosine kinase inhibitors for advanced or metastatic thyroid cancer: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Liu, J. W., Chen, C., Loh, E. W., Chu, C. C., Wang, M. Y., Ouyang, H. J., Chang, Y. T., Zhuang, W. Z., Chou, C. W., Huang, D. J., Lee, C. H., Yen, Y. & Tam, K. W., 2018, In : Current Medical Research and Opinion. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thyroid Neoplasms
Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Confidence Intervals
Gastrectomy
Bariatric Surgery
Calibration
Gastric Bypass
ROC Curve
2 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of the European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire in Women With Breast Cancer

Huang, Y. J., Lin, G. H., Lu, W. S., Tam, K. W., Chen, C. C., Hou, W. H. & Hsieh, C. L., Mar 1 2018, In : Cancer Nursing. 41, 2, p. E40-E48

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Health Surveys
Statistical Factor Analysis
Breast Neoplasms
Delivery of Health Care
1 Citation (Scopus)

Wound Closure after Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Huang, Y-H., Chen, C., Lee, C-H., Loh, E-W. & Tam, K-W., Sep 6 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal of Surgery. p. 1457496918798203

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-Analysis
Thyroid Gland
Randomized Controlled Trials
Wounds and Injuries
Postoperative Pain
1 Citation (Scopus)

α-Tocopherol succinate enhances pterostilbene anti-tumor activity in human breast cancer cells in vivo and in vitro

Tam, K. W., Ho, C. T., Tu, S. H., Lee, W. J., Huang, C. S., Chen, C. S., Wu, C. H., Lee, C. H. & Ho, Y. S., Jan 1 2018, In : Oncotarget. 9, 4, p. 4593-4606 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

alpha-Tocopherol
Vitamin E
Human Activities
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms
2017
6 Citations (Scopus)

Antiseptic Effect of Conventional Povidone-Iodine Scrub, Chlorhexidine Scrub, and Waterless Hand Rub in a Surgical Room: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Tsai, J. C., Lin, Y. K., Huang, Y. J., Loh, E. W., Wen, H. Y., Wang, C. H., Tsai, Y. T., Hsieh, W. S. & Tam, K. W., Apr 1 2017, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 38, 4, p. 417-422 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Povidone-Iodine
Local Anti-Infective Agents
Chlorhexidine
Randomized Controlled Trials
Hand
4 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of comparative studies of CO2 and erbium: YAG lasers in resurfacing facial rhytides (wrinkles)

Chen, K. H., Tam, K. W., Chen, I. F., Huang, S. K., Tzeng, P. C., Wang, H. J. & Chen, C. C., May 19 2017, In : Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy. 19, 4, p. 199-204 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erbium
Gas Lasers
Solid-State Lasers
Lasers
Hypopigmentation
15 Citations (Scopus)
Aromatase Inhibitors
Arthralgia
Acupuncture
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
5 Citations (Scopus)
Lamivudine
Chronic Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B virus
Safety
Confidence Intervals
6 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence-based health care: A roadmap for knowledge translation

Chen, C. Y., Huang, T. W., Kuo, K. N. & Tam, K. W., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Chinese Medical Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Translational Medical Research
Evidence-Based Practice
Research
Quality of Health Care
Evidence-Based Medicine
Neck Pain
Traction
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
6 Citations (Scopus)

Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Subtype Alpha-9 Mediates Triple-Negative Breast Cancers Based on a Spontaneous Pulmonary Metastasis Mouse Model

Huang, L-C., Lin, C-L., Qiu, J-Z., Lin, C-Y., Hsu, K-W., Tam, K-W., Lee, J-Y., Yang, J-M. & Lee, C-H., Nov 3 2017, In : Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Triple Negative Breast Neoplasms
Nicotinic Receptors
Neoplasm Metastasis
Lung
Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats
6 Citations (Scopus)

Normal saline instillation before suctioning: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Wang, C. H., Tsai, J. C., Chen, S-F., Su, C-L., Chen, L., Lin, C. C. & Tam, K-W., Sep 2017, In : Australian Critical Care. 30, 5, p. 260-265 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Tracheostomy
Oxygen
Intensive Care Units
2016
10 Citations (Scopus)

Acupoint stimulation, massage therapy and expressive writing for breast cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Lee, P. L. T., Tam, K. W., Yeh, M. L. & Wu, W. W., Aug 1 2016, In : Complementary Therapies in Medicine. 27, p. 87-101 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acupuncture Points
Massage
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Breast Neoplasms
8 Citations (Scopus)

Chemotherapy for advanced biliary tract carcinoma: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Chen, L., Chen, C., Yen, Y. & Tam, K. W., Aug 1 2016, In : Medicine (United States). 95, 33, 385.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biliary Tract
Disease-Free Survival
Meta-Analysis
Biliary Tract Neoplasms
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
8 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of treatment for congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Lin, A. E., Chang, Y. C., Lin, M. Y., Tam, K. W. & Shen, Y. D., Feb 1 2016, In : Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology. 51, 1, p. 34-40 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nasolacrimal Duct
Intubation
Meta-Analysis
Therapeutics
Silicones
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Glyceryl Trinitrate Ointment on Pain Control After Hemorrhoidectomy: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Liu, J. W., Lin, C. C., Kiu, K. T., Wang, C. Y. & Tam, K. W., Jan 1 2016, In : World Journal of Surgery. 40, 1, p. 215-224 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemorrhoidectomy
Nitroglycerin
Ointments
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
8 Citations (Scopus)
Chewing Gum
Xylitol
Streptococcus mutans
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
13 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Modafinil and Armodafinil in Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Kuan, Y. C., Wu, D., Huang, K. W., Chi, N-F., Hu, C-J., Chung, C. C., Tam, K-W. & Huang, Y. H., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Therapeutics. p. 874-888

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Confidence Intervals
Wakefulness-Promoting Agents