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11 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment effects between monotherapy of donepezil versus combination with memantine for Alzheimer disease: A meta-analysis

Chen, R., Chan, P. T., Chu, H., Lin, Y. C., Chang, P. C., Chen, C. Y. & Chou, K. R., Aug 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 8, e0183586.

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Alzheimer disease
7 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Taiwan: Taiwan Pediatric Oncology Group ALL-2002 study emphasizing optimal reinduction therapy and central nervous system preventive therapy without cranial radiation

Li, M. J., Liu, H. C., Yen, H. J., Jaing, T. H., Lin, D. T., Yang, C. P., Lin, K. H., Hung, I. J., Jou, S. T., Lu, M. Y., Hsiao, C. C., Peng, C. T., Chang, T. T., Wang, S. C., Lin, M. T., Chen, J. S., Chang, T. K., Hung, G. Y., Wu, K. H., Yang, Y. L. & 21 others, Chang, H. H., Chen, S. H., Yeh, T. C., Cheng, C. N., Lin, P. C., Chiou, S. S., Sheen, J. M., Cheng, S. N., Chen, S. H., Chang, Y. H., Ho, W. L., Chao, Y. H., Chen, R. L., Chen, B. W., Wang, J-L., Hsieh, Y. L., Liao, Y. M., Yang, S. H., Chang, W. H., Chao, Y. M. Y. & Liang, D. C., Feb 1 2017, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 64, 2, p. 234-241 8 p.

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Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Central Nervous System
1 Citation (Scopus)
Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms
Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy
Propensity Score
Cohort Studies
10 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia with mesenchymal stem cells: A phase I/IIa clinical study

Tsai, Y. A., Liu, R. S., Lirng, J. F., Yang, B. H., Chang, C. H., Wang, Y. C., Wu, Y. S., Ho, J. H. C., Lee, O. K. & Soong, B. W., 2017, In : Cell Transplantation. 26, 3, p. 503-512 10 p.

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Spinocerebellar Ataxias
Stem cells
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Machado-Joseph Disease
Intravenous Administration
2 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment of the avascular necrosis with a novel biodegradable thermosensitive Box hydrogel carrying BMP-2

Hsieh, M. Y., Yang, L. Y., Chern, J. M., Lee, W. F. & Huang, Y. Y., 2017, In : Science of Advanced Materials. 9, 5, p. 815-823 9 p.

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Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2
4 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment with low-dose sorafenib in combination with a novel benzimidazole derivative bearing a pyrolidine side chain provides synergistic anti-proliferative effects against human liver cancer

Hsu, M. H., Hsu, S. M., Kuo, Y. C., Liu, C. Y., Hsieh, C. Y., Twu, Y. C., Wang, C. K., Wang, Y. H. & Liao, Y. J., 2017, In : RSC Advances. 7, 26, p. 16253-16263 11 p.

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Bearings (structural)
Cell proliferation
Health Surveys
Pregnant Women
7 Citations (Scopus)

Trends and Correlates of Hookah Use Among High School Students in North Carolina

Huang, L-L., Sutfin, E. L., Kowitt, S., Patel, T., Ranney, L. & Goldstein, A. O., Jun 4 2017, In : North Carolina Medical Journal. 78, 3, p. 149-155 7 p.

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Odds Ratio
Tobacco Products

Trends in diagnostic approaches for pediatric appendicitis: Nationwide population-based study

Luo, C. C., Chien, W. K., Huang, C. S., Lo, H. C., Wu, S. M., Huang, H. C., Chen, R. J. & Chao, H. C., Nov 3 2017, In : BMC Pediatrics. 17, 1, 188.

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Confidence Intervals
7 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in hip fracture rates in Taiwan: a nationwide study from 1996 to 2010

Wu, T. Y., Hu, H. Y., Lin, S. Y., Chie, W. C., Yang, R. S. & Liaw, C. K., Feb 1 2017, In : Osteoporosis International. 28, 2, p. 653-665 13 p.

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Hip Fractures
Length of Stay
Hospital Mortality
3 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in the incidence of primary malignant brain tumors in Taiwan and correlation with comorbidities: A population-based study

Lin, Y. J., Chiu, H. Y., Chiou, M. J., Huang, Y. C., Wei, K. C., Kuo, C. F., Hsu, J. T. & Chen, P. Y., Aug 1 2017, In : Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 159, p. 72-82 11 p.

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Brain Neoplasms
32 Citations (Scopus)

Triazole tethered isatin-coumarin based molecular hybrids as novel antitubulin agents: Design, synthesis, biological investigation and docking studies

Singh, H., Singh, J. V., Gupta, M. K., Saxena, A. K., Sharma, S., Nepali, K. & Bedi, P. M. S., Jan 1 2017, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 27, 17, p. 3974-3979 6 p.

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Cell Line
5 Citations (Scopus)
JNK Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
HL-60 Cells
Cell death
Reactive Oxygen Species
4 Citations (Scopus)

Trichodermin induces c-Jun N-terminal kinase-dependent apoptosis caused by mitotic arrest and DNA damage in human p53-mutated pancreatic cancer cells and xenografts

Chien, M. H., Lee, T. H., Lee, W. J., Yeh, Y. H., Li, T. K., Wang, P. C., Chen, J. J., Chow, J. M., Lin, Y. W., Hsiao, M., Wang, S. W. & Hua, K. T., Mar 1 2017, In : Cancer Letters. 388, p. 249-261 13 p.

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JNK Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
Pancreatic Neoplasms
DNA Damage
9 Citations (Scopus)

Trifunctional Fe3O4/CaP/Alginate Core-Shell-Corona Nanoparticles for Magnetically Guided, pH-Responsive, and Chemically Targeted Chemotherapy

Wang, Y. P., Liao, Y. T., Liu, C. H., Yu, J., Alamri, H. R., Alothman, Z. A., Hossain, M. S. A., Yamauchi, Y. & Wu, K. C. W., Oct 9 2017, In : ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering. 3, 10, p. 2366-2374 9 p.

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Calcium phosphate
Pharmaceutical Preparations
4 Citations (Scopus)

Tuberculosis contact investigation in an intermediate burden setting: implications from a large tuberculosis contact cohort in Taiwan

Lee, M. R., Ho, C. M., Lee, C. H., Lee, M. C., Chang, L. Y., Yu, K. L., Ko, J. C., Wang, J. Y., Wang, J. T. & Lee, L. N., Aug 1 2017, In : The European respiratory journal. 50, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Contact Tracing
Cost of Illness
Preschool Children
Proportional Hazards Models
5 Citations (Scopus)

Tuning the density of poly(ethylene glycol) chains to control mammalian cell and bacterial attachment

Al-Ani, A., Pingle, H., Reynolds, N. P., Wang, P. Y. & Kingshott, P., Aug 5 2017, In : Polymers. 9, 8, 343.

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Polyethylene glycols

Two interrogated FBG spectral linewidth for strain sensing through correlation

Hsu, S. H., Chuang, K. W., Chen, C. S., Lin, C. Y. & Chang, C. C., Dec 7 2017, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 17, 12, 2837.

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Elastic Tissue
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
1 Citation (Scopus)
Electric network analysis
Computational methods
Social Support
2 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasound diagnosis of transverse sinus hypoplasia using flow profiles of the internal jugular vein

Chao, A. C., Han, K., Chang, F. C., Hsu, H. Y., Chung, C. P., Sheng, W. Y., Chan, L., Wu, J. & Hu, H. H., Jul 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 7, e0181119.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transverse Sinuses
Jugular Veins
jugular vein
54 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasound-Guided Quadratus Lumborum Block: An Updated Review of Anatomy and Techniques

Ueshima, H., Otake, H. & Lin, J. A., 2017, In : BioMed Research International. 2017, 2752876.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Local Anesthetics
19 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasound-Mediated Self-Healing Hydrogels Based on Tunable Metal-Organic Bonding

Huang, W. C., Zhao, J., Rhee, K. & Bettinger, C. J., Apr 10 2017, In : Biomacromolecules. 18, 4, p. 1162-1171 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Uncontrolled Hypertension Increases with Age in an Older Community-Dwelling Chinese Population in Shanghai

Peng, S., Shen, T., Liu, J., Tomlinson, B., Sun, H., Chen, X., Chan, P., Kuang, Y., Zheng, L., Wu, H., Ding, X., Qian, D., Shen, Y., Gao, P., Fan, H., Liu, Z. & Zhang, Y., Oct 2017, In : Aging and Disease. 8, 5, p. 558-569 12 p.

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Independent Living
Blood Pressure
8 Citations (Scopus)

Uncovering exposures responsible for birth season - disease effects: a global study

Boland, M. R., Parhi, P., Li, L., Miotto, R., Carroll, R., Iqbal, U., Nguyen, P-A. A., Schuemie, M., You, S. C., Smith, D., Mooney, S., Ryan, P., Li, Y-C. J., Park, R. W., Denny, J., Dudley, J. T., Hripcsak, G., Gentine, P. & Tatonetti, N. P., Sep 28 2017, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA.

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First Pregnancy Trimester
Republic of Korea
Electronic Health Records
8 Citations (Scopus)

Uncovering sensory axonal dysfunction in asymptomatic type 2 diabetic neuropathy

Sung, J. Y., Tani, J., Chang, T. S. & Lin, C. S. Y., Feb 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 2, e0171223.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diabetic neuropathy
peripheral nervous system diseases
Diabetic Neuropathies
motor neurons
nerve tissue
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System

Urinary retention after endovascular treatment for aortic aneurysm: A single hospital experience

Cheng, W. M., Huang, Y. H., Chiu, A. W., Shih, C. C., Chang, Y. H., Lin, A. T. L. & Chen, K. K., Sep 1 2017, In : Urological Science. 28, 3, p. 180-185 6 p.

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Open Access
Urinary Retention
Aortic Aneurysm
Spinal Cord Ischemia
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Urinary Bladder

Urinary schistosomiasis: Schistosoma haematobium infection diagnosed by histopathology

Lin, Y. Y., Lin, V. C. H. & Chang, I. W., Oct 1 2017, In : Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology. 60, 4, p. 614-615 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Schistosomiasis haematobia
Schistosoma haematobium
10 Citations (Scopus)

Usefulness of glycated hemoglobin A1c-based adjusted glycemic variables in diabetic patients presenting with acute ischemic stroke

Yang, C. J., Liao, W. I., Wang, J. C., Tsai, C. L., Lee, J. T., Peng, G. S., Lee, C. H., Hsu, C. W. & Tsai, S. H., Feb 4 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Emergency Medicine.

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Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Blood Glucose
5 Citations (Scopus)

Usefulness of the plasma glucose concentration-to-HbA1c ratio in predicting clinical outcomes during acute illness with extreme hyperglycaemia

Su, Y. W., Hsu, C-Y., Guo, Y. W. & Chen, H. S., Feb 1 2017, In : Diabetes and Metabolism. 43, 1, p. 40-47 8 p.

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Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Intensive Care Units
14 Citations (Scopus)

Use of antipsychotics increases the risk of fracture: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Lee, S. H., Hsu, W. T., Lai, C. C., Esmaily-Fard, A., Tsai, Y. W., Chiu, C. C., Wang, J., Chang, S. S. & Lee, C. C., Apr 1 2017, In : Osteoporosis International. 28, 4, p. 1167-1178 12 p.

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Antipsychotic Agents
Hip Fractures
Observational Studies
Off-Label Use
2 Citations (Scopus)
Chronic Pain
Heart Rate

Use of hemostatic sealant in tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy: Experience of a single institution from Taiwan

Lan, C. Y., Tzou, K. Y., Hu, S. W., Ho, C-H., Chiang, Y. T., Wu, C-C., Kao, W. T., Liu, C. H. & Chen, K-C., Jun 2017, In : Urological Science. 28, 2, p. 89-93

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Percutaneous Nephrostomy
Length of Stay
Postoperative Pain

Use of highly methoxyl-esterified cross-linked alcohol insoluble substance to remove pectinesterase for the reduction of methanol in sweet orange wine

Wu, C. F., Cheng, H., Chang, W. C., Wu, M. C. & Lin, J. S., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology. 11, 3, p. 1239-1249 11 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Use of the Kalman Filter for Aortic Pressure Waveform Noise Reduction

Lam, F., Lu, H. W., Wu, C. C., Aliyazicioglu, Z. & Kang, J. S., Jan 1 2017, In : Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine. 2017, 6975085.

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Noise Reduction
Blood pressure
Noise abatement
Blood Pressure
1 Citation (Scopus)
Learning systems
information system
Information systems
6 Citations (Scopus)

Using precursor ion scan of 184 with liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization-tandem mass spectrometry for concentration normalization in cellular lipidomic studies

Chao, H. C., Chen, G. Y., Hsu, L. C., Liao, H. W., Yang, S. Y., Wang, S. Y., Li, Y. L., Tang, S. C., Tseng, Y. J. & Kuo, C. H., Jun 8 2017, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 971, p. 68-77 10 p.

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Electrospray ionization
Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Liquid chromatography
Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Liquid Chromatography

Uterine cervical squamous cell carcinoma with duodenal metastasis causes obstructive jaundice

Chia‐I Shen, Wu, W. C., Kao, W-Y., Su, C. W., Lin, H. C., Hou, M. C., Lin, C. L. & Chen, K. Y., Jun 21 2017, In : Advances in Digestive Medicine. 4, 2

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Open Access
Obstructive Jaundice
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Intestinal Obstruction
Neoplasm Metastasis

Utrophin Compensates dystrophin Loss during Mouse Spermatogenesis

Chen, H. C., Chin, Y. F., Lundy, D. J., Liang, C. T., Chi, Y. H., Kuo, P. & Hsieh, P. C. H., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 7372.

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Inbred mdx Mouse
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

V2O5/C3H6N6: A hybrid material with reversible lithium intercalation/deintercalation in a wide potential range

Chandan, P., Chen, Y. T., Hsu, T. M., Lin, Y. M., Wu, M. K., Chang, H. S., Chang, C. C., Sheu, H. S. & Tang, H. Y., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 164, 13, p. A3191-A3195

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Hybrid materials

Validate a two-step multiplex PCR in detecting pathogens of vertebral osteomyelitis. Focus on Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Chu, C., Huang, T-J., Lin, P. Y., Li, Y-Y., Wu, M-H., Yang, T-H., Cheng, C-C. & Lee, C-Y., 2017, In : Formosan Journal of Musculoskeletal Disorders. 8, 2, p. 66-74 9 p.

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Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction
Mycobacterium tuberculosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Validating the quality of life after brain injury through rasch analysis

Chang, F. H., Chen, C. Y., Liang, W. M. & Lin, M. R., 2017, In : Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 32, 4, p. E11-E18

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Brain Injuries
Quality of Life
1 Citation (Scopus)
Reproducibility of Results
Social Adjustment
2 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of the Integrated Model of Health Literacy in Patients With Breast Cancer

Hou, W-H., Huang, Y-J., Lee, Y., Chen, C-T., Lin, G-H. & Hsieh, C-L., Sep 11 2017, In : Cancer Nursing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Breast Neoplasms
Decision Making
2 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of the Participation Measure-3 Domains, 4 Dimensions (PM-3D4D)

Chang, F. H., Chang, K. H., Liou, T. H. & Whiteneck, G. G., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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Subacute Care
Patient Participation
Age Groups
12 Citations (Scopus)

Valproic Acid and Lithium Meditate Anti-Inflammatory Effects by Differentially Modulating Dendritic Cell Differentiation and Function

Leu, S. J., Yang, Y. Y., Liu, H. C., Cheng, C. Y., Wu, Y. C., Huang, M. C., Lee, Y. L., Chen, C. C., Shen, W. W. & Liu, K. J., May 1 2017, In : Journal of Cellular Physiology. 232, 5, p. 1176-1186 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Valproic Acid
Dendritic Cells
Cell Differentiation
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
17 Citations (Scopus)

Valproic acid inhibits glioblastoma multiforme cell growth via paraoxonase 2 expression

Tseng, J. H., Chen, C. Y., Chen, P. C., Hsiao, S. H., Fan, C. C., Liang, Y. C. & Chen, C. P., 2017, In : Oncotarget. 8, 9, p. 14666-14679 14 p.

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Valproic Acid
Reactive Oxygen Species
12 Citations (Scopus)
Confidence Intervals
Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Van Buchem disease: First case report in Taiwan

Hsu, S. F. & Lin, C. C., Dec 1 2017, In : Medicine (United States). 96, 50, e9209.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical Decompression
Spinal Stenosis