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2017
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Memantine
dementia
Alzheimer disease
meta-analysis
cognition
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Central Nervous System
Radiation
Pediatrics
1 Citation (Scopus)
Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms
Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy
Propensity Score
Chemoradiotherapy
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2
Hydrogel
Methylprednisolone
Hydrogels
Surgery
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Cell proliferation
Liver
Phosphorylation
Derivatives
Health Surveys
Pregnant Women
Interviews
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odds Ratio
Tobacco
Students
Tobacco Products
Smoking

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Appendicitis
Tomography
Pediatrics
Population
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hip Fractures
Taiwan
Length of Stay
Mortality
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Brain Neoplasms
Comorbidity
Incidence
Population
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isatin
Triazoles
Tubulin
Cells
Cell Line
5 Citations (Scopus)
JNK Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
HL-60 Cells
apoptosis
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichodermin
JNK Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Heterografts
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemotherapy
Alginate
Calcium phosphate
Nanoparticles
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
Taiwan
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyethylene glycols
Tuning
Cells
Proteins
Polymers

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elastic Tissue
Fiber Bragg gratings
Linewidth
Bragg gratings
fibers
1 Citation (Scopus)
Electric network analysis
Computational methods
Social Support
Classifiers
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
sinuses
Ultrasonics
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
Analgesics
Anesthetics
Publications
Anatomy
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogels
Dihydroxyphenylalanine
Disintegration
Ultrasonics
Metals
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Hypertension
Blood Pressure
Population
Diuretics
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parturition
First Pregnancy Trimester
Republic of Korea
Electronic Health Records
Sunlight
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
temozolomide
Dehydroepiandrosterone
Glioma
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System
Up-Regulation

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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
Infection
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Stroke
Hyperglycemia
Taiwan
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperglycemia
Glucose
Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Intensive Care Units
Mortality
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Percutaneous Nephrostomy
Hemostatics
Taiwan
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esterification
Wine
Methanol
Polygalacturonase
Alcohols
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Noise Reduction
Blood pressure
Hemodynamics
Noise abatement
Blood Pressure
1 Citation (Scopus)
Smartphones
Learning systems
information system
Information systems
Students
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Obstructive Jaundice
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Intestinal Obstruction
Chemoradiotherapy
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Utrophin
Dystrophin
Spermatogenesis
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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melamine
Hybrid materials
Intercalation
Nanorods
Lithium

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction
Osteomyelitis
Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Paraffin
Formaldehyde
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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Injuries
Quality of Life
Psychometrics
Emotions
Language
1 Citation (Scopus)
Reproducibility of Results
Stroke
Social Adjustment
Anger
Fatigue
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
Health
Decision Making
Neoplasms
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subacute Care
Rehabilitation
Patient Participation
Outpatients
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
Lithium
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aryldialkylphosphatase
Valproic Acid
Glioblastoma
Growth
Reactive Oxygen Species
12 Citations (Scopus)
Chemoradiotherapy
Thorax
Confidence Intervals
Therapeutics
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

Osteochondrodysplasias
Taiwan
Megalencephaly
Surgical Decompression
Spinal Stenosis