Tuan Jen Fang

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Affiliation: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Office-based narrow band imaging-guided flexible laryngoscopy tissue sampling: A cost-effectiveness analysis evaluating its impact on Taiwanese health insurance program
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan Electronic address
    J Formos Med Assoc 114:633-8. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Frozen margin analysis as a prognosis predictor in early glottic cancer by laser cordectomy
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolatryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Laryngoscope 123:1490-5. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Powered instrumentation in the treatment of tracheal granulation tissue for decannulation
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:520-4. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Unilateral high vagal paralysis: relationship of the severity of swallowing disturbance and types of injuries
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Laryngoscope 121:245-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Transoral laser microsurgery elevates fundamental frequency in early glottic cancer
    Cheng Ming Luo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Keelung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    J Voice 26:596-601. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Taste disturbance after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:985-90. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of morphological indicators to predict outcomes of palatopharyngeal surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:119-23. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and elevated high-sensitivity C-reactive protein need priority treatment
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:72-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Tumor volumetry as a prognostic factor in the management of T4a laryngeal cancer
    Li Jen Hsin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 124:1134-40. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty outcome: anatomy-based staging system versus severity-based staging system
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Sleep 29:1537-41. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Office-based narrow band imaging-guided flexible laryngoscopy tissue sampling: A cost-effectiveness analysis evaluating its impact on Taiwanese health insurance program
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan Electronic address
    J Formos Med Assoc 114:633-8. 2015
    ..Although the feasibility and effects of this procedure were established, its financial impact on the institution and Taiwanese National Health Insurance program was not determined...
  2. doi request reprint Frozen margin analysis as a prognosis predictor in early glottic cancer by laser cordectomy
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolatryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Laryngoscope 123:1490-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate and search for predictors of outcomes in patients following endoscopic resection based on intraoperative frozen section margin analysis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Powered instrumentation in the treatment of tracheal granulation tissue for decannulation
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:520-4. 2005
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of powered instrumentation tracheal surgery (PITS) in patients with tracheal granulation tissue following tracheostomy that caused or exacerbated airway obstruction and impeded decannulation...
  4. doi request reprint Unilateral high vagal paralysis: relationship of the severity of swallowing disturbance and types of injuries
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Laryngoscope 121:245-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the prognoses of high vagal lesions and their association with their clinical presentation, and seek to determine the best strategy of management for each patient...
  5. doi request reprint Transoral laser microsurgery elevates fundamental frequency in early glottic cancer
    Cheng Ming Luo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Keelung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    J Voice 26:596-601. 2012
    ..To evaluate the long-term voice characteristics and quality of life of early glottic cancer patients after definitive treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Taste disturbance after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:985-90. 2006
    ..This study investigated factors that may attribute to taste disturbance (TD) following uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of morphological indicators to predict outcomes of palatopharyngeal surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:119-23. 2004
    ..29). Morphological stage may serve as a reliable selection criterion for patients undergoing EUPF surgery and can significantly predict the change of sleep apnea events following EUPF surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and elevated high-sensitivity C-reactive protein need priority treatment
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:72-7. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Tumor volumetry as a prognostic factor in the management of T4a laryngeal cancer
    Li Jen Hsin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 124:1134-40. 2014
    ..The role of tumor volume in T4a laryngeal cancer remains unclear among different treatment modalities. Using tumor volumetry, we investigated the impact of primary tumor volume on this subset of patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty outcome: anatomy-based staging system versus severity-based staging system
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Sleep 29:1537-41. 2006
    ..To evaluate and compare outcomes of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) for obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS) using anatomy- and severity-based staging systems...
  11. doi request reprint Human Papillomavirus Infections are Common and Predict Mortality in a Retrospective Cohort Study of Taiwanese Patients With Oral Cavity Cancer
    Li Ang Lee
    From the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Oncology Group LAL, CTL, CJK, KPC, SFH, IHC, TJF, HYL Department of Laboratory Medicine, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital CGH, KCT, SLY Department of Medical Biotechnology and Laboratory Science, Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Chang Gung University CGH, KCT, SLY Department of Pathology LYL, CH Department of Radiation Oncology CYL, KHF, TCC Department of Medical Oncology HMW Department of Diagnostic Radiology SHN and Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Center, Head and Neck Oncology Group, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China TCY
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e2069. 2015
    ..If independently validated, our composite prognostic score comprising HPV16 infection may be useful for allocating OCC patients to risk-adapted therapies. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the long-term outcome and effects of surgery or continuous positive airway pressure on patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Shih Wei Lin
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 116:1012-6. 2006
    ..To compare the long-term (3-year) outcome and effects of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) and extended uvulopalatoplasty (EUPF) treatment on patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome...
  13. doi request reprint Outcomes of fat injection laryngoplasty in unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:457-62. 2010
    ..To analyze outcomes following fat injection laryngoplasty in patients with unilateral vocal cord paralysis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Changes of sleep-disordered breathing after laryngeal surgery in patients with bilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital of Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:294-7. 2005
    ..The mechanism, outcomes and causes of failure are discussed in this unusual larynx-related SDB...
  15. doi request reprint Evaluation of velopharyngeal function after relocation pharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 120:1069-73. 2010
    ..To assess if relocation pharyngoplasty (RP) causes velopharyngeal dysfunction in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) by evaluating perioperative nasalance, nasality, voice, and articulation...
  16. doi request reprint Positional dependency and surgical success of relocation pharyngoplasty among patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 149:506-12. 2013
    ..To examine the effect of positional dependency on surgical success among patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) following modified uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, known as relocation pharyngoplasty...
  17. ncbi request reprint Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the supraglottis mimicking a laryngeal cyst
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:157-8. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint High incidence of malignant transformation of laryngeal papilloma in Taiwan
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:50-5. 2008
    ..Papillomas of the larynx include solitary laryngeal papilloma and recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. This study investigated the incidence of malignant transformation and assessed possible risk factors for laryngeal papillomas...
  19. ncbi request reprint Alleviation of wound pain after surgeries for obstructive sleep apnea
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and School of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 117:1689-94. 2007
    ..We performed a hospital-based study to compare the effectiveness and safety of two different regimens in the treatment of postoperative pain...
  20. ncbi request reprint Nasal surgery for snoring in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:354-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of nasal surgery to relieve snoring and to identify predictive factors...
  21. pmc Energy types of snoring sounds in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a preliminary observation
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e53481. 2012
    ..Annoying snore is the principle symptom and problem in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS). However, investigation has been hampered by the complex snoring sound analyses...
  22. doi request reprint Severity of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein reduced after relocation pharyngoplasty
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:632-8. 2011
    ..To report improvement of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and changes of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) concentrations after relocation pharyngoplasty (RP), a high variant of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty...
  23. pmc Comparative effects of snoring sound between two minimally invasive surgeries in the treatment of snoring: a randomized controlled trial
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, R O C Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan, R O C Department of Otolaryngology, Xiamen Chang Gung Hospital, Xiamen, Fujian Province, China
    PLoS ONE 9:e97186. 2014
    ..To date, there is only limited information available comparing the effects of snoring sound between different minimally invasive surgeries in the treatment of habitual snoring...
  24. doi request reprint Increasing rates of low-risk human papillomavirus infections in patients with oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma: association with clinical outcomes
    Li Ang Lee
    Head and Neck Oncology Group, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Clin Virol 57:331-7. 2013
    ..Although human papillomavirus (HPV) infections have been causally linked to oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), the potential role of low-risk HPV (LR-HPV) types in the pathogenesis of this malignancy remains unclear...
  25. ncbi request reprint Huge supraglottic cyst causing obstructive sleep apnea in an adult
    Meng Feng Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:986-8. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Malignant granular cell tumor in larynx mimicking laryngeal carcinoma
    Ming Ju Chiang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:270-3. 2004
    ..Postoperative palliative chemotherapy was done for his lung metastasis. The multiple pulmonary nodules were decreased in size and number but not complete remission. The laryngeal tumor has not recurred after a 14-month follow-up...
  27. doi request reprint Role of flexible transnasal esophagoscopy and patient education in the management of globus pharyngeus
    Chia Chi Cheng
    The Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 111:171-5. 2012
    ..We aimed to establish an efficient method to rule out the presence of malignancy in patients with globus pharyngeus and dysphagia...
  28. doi request reprint Can nasal surgery improve obstructive sleep apnea: subjective or objective?
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:e51-5. 2009
    ..This study assessed changes in sleep-related symptoms and polysomnographic parameters after nasal surgery for nasal obstruction in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) adults in Taiwan...
  29. doi request reprint Critical appraisal and meta-analysis of nasal surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 25:45-9. 2011
    ..Nasal surgery is commonly involved in surgical treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The aim of this study was to investigate the outcomes of nasal surgery for OSA using evidence-based methodology...
  30. doi request reprint Quantitative laryngeal electromyography assessment of cricothyroid function in patients with unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 125:2530-5. 2015
    ..The present study aimed to establish a standard quantitative assessment of CT function in patients with UVFP by measuring the turn frequency...
  31. ncbi request reprint Laryngomalacia causing sleep apnea in an osteogenesis imperfecta patient
    Hseuh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kueishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Otolaryngol 23:378-81. 2002
    ..The anomaly of laryngeal structure can be corrected by surgical intervention with good response in the sleep-disordered breathing...
  32. doi request reprint Improvement in quality of life after nasal surgery alone for patients with obstructive sleep apnea and nasal obstruction
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:429-33. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact of nasal surgery alone on quality of life (QOL) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and nasal obstruction using generic and disease-specific QOL questionnaires...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pediatric dyspnea caused by supraglottic stenosis: a rare complication of alkali corrosive injury
    Yi Wei Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:210-4. 2006
    ..Prompt diagnosis and early airway intervention can reduce the need for tracheostomy and decrease the mortality rate...
  34. ncbi request reprint A thyroarytenoid muscle tear presenting as a vocal cord granuloma
    Tsung Yueh Cheng
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:336-7. 2006
  35. doi request reprint NBI flexible laryngoscopy targeted tissue sampling in head and neck cancer patients with difficult airways
    Chung Tsung Pan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 270:263-9. 2013
    ..This combined technique may be a safe and promising method for tissue sampling of suspicious recurrence in head and neck cancer patients with difficult airways...
  36. doi request reprint Clinical Outcomes of Patients with Resected Oral Cavity Cancer and Simultaneous Second Primary Malignancies
    Chun Ta Liao
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC Head and Neck Oncology Group, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    PLoS ONE 10:e0136918. 2015
    ..We sought to identify the main prognostic factors in OSCC patients with SSPT and incorporate them into a risk stratification scheme...
  37. doi request reprint Transverse Retropalatal Collapsibility Is Associated with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity and Outcome of Relocation Pharyngoplasty
    Hung Chin Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 153:1056-63. 2015
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Treatment of snoring with positional therapy in patients with positional obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Wen Chyuan Chen
    General Education Center, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Tao Yuan 33303, Taiwan, ROC
    Sci Rep 5:18188. 2015
    ..0 and from 218.0 events/h to 115.0 events/h, respectively. In the subgroup of overweight patients, SS showed a significant improvement, whereas SI did not. Both SS and SI were found to be significantly improved in normal-weight patients. ..
  39. doi request reprint Laryngoscopic characteristics in vocal leukoplakia: inter-rater reliability and correlation with histology grading
    Chi Kuang Young
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 125:E62-6. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the laryngoscopic characteristics among patients with vocal cord leukoplakia and the reliability of examinations between different raters...
  40. doi request reprint Severity of childhood obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension improved after adenotonsillectomy
    Li Ang Lee
    School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan Department of Otolaryngology, Xiamen Chang Gung Hospital, Xiamen, China
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 152:553-60. 2015
    ..To report improvements in childhood obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and hypertension after adenotonsillectomy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve paralysis due to skull base fracture
    Hsueh Hsin Huang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:153-5. 2008
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint A huge epiglottic cyst causing airway obstruction in an adult
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 25:275-8. 2002
    ..Endoscopic laser surgery is effective in the surgical removal of an epiglottic cyst...
  43. ncbi request reprint Assessment of Chinese-version voice outcome survey in patients with unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:752-756. 2007
    ..To develop a Mandarin Chinese outcome measure for the assessment of quality of life among unilateral vocal cord paralysis (UVCP) patients...
  44. doi request reprint Intracordal fat assessment by 3-dimensional imaging after autologous fat injection in patients with thyroidectomy-induced unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Surgery 146:82-7. 2009
    ..The aims of this study were to identify the long-term residual fat volume by 3-dimensional computed tomography (3-D CT) and to investigate the voice outcome...
  45. doi request reprint Office-Based Intracordal Hyaluronate Injections Improve Quality of Life in Thoracic-Surgery-Related Unilateral Vocal Fold Paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    From the Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei T JF, L JH, H FC, H YL School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan T JF, L JH, H YL, AMKW, Y CP Department of Management, Graduate School, Ming Chung University H CC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital AMKW, Y CP Healthy Aging Research Center, Chang Gung University Y CP and Center of Biomedical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC Y CP
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e1787. 2015
    ..Single office-based HA intracordal injection is a safe and effective treatment for thoracic-surgery-related UVFP, resulting in immediate improvements in patient quality of life, voice quality, and swallowing ability...
  46. doi request reprint Glottal gap as an early predictor for permanent laryngoplasty in unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Taipei, Taipei
    Laryngoscope 124:2125-30. 2014
    ..To assess the possible predictive factors for permanent laryngoplasty (PL) in patients with acute unilateral vocal fold paralysis (UVFP), and to assess the effects of early vocal cord hyaluronic acid injection...
  47. ncbi request reprint A solitary laryngeal neurofibroma ina pediatric patient
    Yi Wei Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei
    Chang Gung Med J 27:930-3. 2004
    ..There has been no recurrence after a follow-up of 4 years. For pediatric patients with an isolated laryngeal neurofibroma, endoscopic surgery provides an alternative approach due to its safety, effectiveness, and minimal invasiveness...
  48. ncbi request reprint Microfibrillar collagen for hemostasis in laryngomicrosurgery of hypopharyngeal hemangioma
    Shih Wei Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 26:65-9. 2003
    ..It is concluded that Avitene is an effective agent for maintaining hemostasis in many surgical procedures, and we consider it a good remedy for management of laser-induced bleeding complications...
  49. doi request reprint Post-tonsillectomy pulmonary complication in a patient with tonsillar myeloid sarcoma
    Chia Chi Cheng
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Hematol 93:220-3. 2011
    ..When definitive diagnosis requires a tissue sample, punch biopsy may be preferable to tonsillectomy in a patient who may be immunocompromised, and appropriate prophylactic antibiotics should be administered...
  50. ncbi request reprint Impact of adenotonsillectomy on behavior in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Taoyuan, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 116:1142-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the impact of adenotonsillectomy on sleep-related adverse events and behavioral problems in children with sleep-disordered breathing...
  51. ncbi request reprint Sinonasal metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma
    Hsueh Hsin Huang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:238-41. 2007
  52. doi request reprint Early hyaluronate injection improves quality of life but not neural recovery in unilateral vocal fold paralysis: an open-label randomized controlled study
    Yu Cheng Pei
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan Healthy Aging Research Center, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 33:121-30. 2015
    ..To investigate the neurologic and functional effect of intracordal hyaluronate injections in acute unilateral vocal fold paralysis (UVFP) in a randomized controlled trial...
  53. doi request reprint Cricothyroid muscle dysfunction impairs vocal fold vibration in unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Yu Cheng Pei
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C School of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Laryngoscope 124:201-6. 2014
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Solitary plasmacytosis of the larynx in a patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Otolaryngol 23:316-20. 2002
    ..After 6 months follow-up, the subjective quality of her voice improved. Laryngoscopic examination revealed no evidence of recurrence...
  55. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic Nd:YAG laser therapy of infantile subglottic hemangioma
    Chia Hsiang Fu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:89-92. 2007
    ..We present two cases of ISH with severe airway obstruction that underwent endoscopic surgery using an one-stage Nd:YAG laser approach. Details of the laser characteristics and surgery techniques are described in this article...
  56. doi request reprint Quality of life measures and predictors for adults with unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:1837-41. 2008
    ..To investigate the quality of life (QoLF) status of Taiwanese adults with unilateral vocal cord paralysis (UVCP)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori colonization in the larynges of patients with hoarseness
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:389-93. 2008
    ..This study applies the rapid urease test to determine the colonization of Helicobacter pylori in surgical specimens of patients with vocal nodules and polyps...
  58. doi request reprint Treatment of vallecular cysts in infants with and without coexisting laryngomalacia using endoscopic laser marsupialization: fifteen-year experience at a single-center
    Yao Te Tsai
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 77:424-8. 2013
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Transoral endoscopic CO2 laser microsurgery for early laryngeal cancers
    Li Jen Hsin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 32:517-25. 2009
    ..The impact of transoral endoscopic CO(2) laser microsurgery (TLM) for the treatment of Tis, T1, and T2 glottic cancer on local disease control, survival, and laryngeal preservation was investigated...
  60. ncbi request reprint Transnasal butorphanol for pain relief after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty - a hospital-based,randomized study
    Hao Chun Huang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 32:390-9. 2009
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Analysis of life-threatening complications of deep neck abscess and the impact of empiric antibiotics
    Shih Wei Yang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan, ROC
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 70:249-56. 2008
    ..To review our experience in the treatment of deep neck abscesses, including analysis of the contributing factors related to the life-threatening complications and the effects of empiric antibiotics on the outcomes...
  62. ncbi request reprint Survey of short-term patient satisfaction after surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
    Han Ren Hsiao
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and School of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 32:212-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the level of satisfaction of patients who received surgery for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  63. doi request reprint Auditory performance and speech intelligibility of Mandarin-speaking children implanted before age 5
    Hsuan Yeh Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Branch, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 78:799-803. 2014
    ..e., speech perception tests); (3) to understand the effect of age at implantation on auditory and speech development...
  64. ncbi request reprint Sudden hearing loss after general anesthesia--a case report
    Tsui Chin Peng
    Department of Anesthesiology, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, Shin Dien, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan 43:43-7. 2005
    ..Sensorineural hearing loss was diagnosed and it has persisted without improvement for 2 years following surgery...
  65. ncbi request reprint Juvenile xanthogranuloma of the nasal cavity
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Shing Street, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:297-9. 2003
    ..It sometimes presents with associated neurofibromatosis and Juvenile chronic myalogenous leukemia. We present a case of nasal JXG and discuss the histological characteristics, the classification, and the management...
  66. doi request reprint Aberrant internal carotid artery in the mouth mimicking peritonsillar abscess
    Ching Chia Lo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 28:259.e5-6. 2010
    ..We report a case to reveal that the awareness of such an anatomical variation before performing oropharyngeal procedures remains crucial...
  67. ncbi request reprint Etiologic features in patients with unilateral vocal fold paralysis in Taiwan
    Hui Chen Ko
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 32:290-6. 2009
    ..To develop an updated screening, treatment and follow-up strategy for acquired unilateral vocal fold paralysis (UVFP), this Taiwan study investigated concurrent etiologies in patients treated in a tertiary medical center...
  68. ncbi request reprint Same-stage palatopharyngeal and hypopharyngeal surgery for severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:820-6. 2004
    ..To investigate surgical outcomes with two types of combined palatopharyngeal and hypopharyngeal surgery for the treatment of severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...