Hung Jung Lin

Summary

Affiliation: Chi-Mei Medical Center
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Intraclass reliability for assessing how well Taiwan constrained hospital-provided medical services using statistical process control chart techniques
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Emergency Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:67. 2012
  2. pmc Reduction in patient burdens with graphical computerized adaptive testing on the ADL scale: tool development and simulation
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Rehabilitation, Chi Mei Medical Center, Taiwan, ROC
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:39. 2009
  3. pmc Reliability of 95% confidence interval revealed by expected quality-of-life scores: an example of nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients after radiotherapy using EORTC QLQ-C 30
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Pharmacy, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:68. 2010
  4. pmc Applying the revised Chinese Job Content Questionnaire to assess psychosocial work conditions among Taiwan's hospital workers
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Biotechnology, Southern Taiwan University, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 11:478. 2011
  5. pmc Web-based computer adaptive assessment of individual perceptions of job satisfaction for hospital workplace employees
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Management, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:47. 2011
  6. pmc KIDMAP, a web based system for gathering patients' feedback on their doctors
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:38. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute spontaneous cervical spinal epidural hematoma with hemiparesis as the initial presentation
    Chun Fu Hsieh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Eur J Emerg Med 13:36-8. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Predicting the hyperglycemic crisis death (PHD) score: a new decision rule for emergency and critical care
    Chien Cheng Huang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan 710, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 31:830-4. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Will computed tomography (CT) miss something? The characteristics and pitfalls of torso CT in evaluating patients with blunt solid organ trauma
    Wan Yin Kuo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:215-9. 2011
  10. pmc Online assessment of patients' views on hospital performances using Rasch model's KIDMAP diagram
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Management, Chi Mei Medical Center, Taiwan, Republic of China
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:135. 2009

Collaborators

  • How Ran Guo
  • Ning Ping Foo
  • Kuo Tai Chen
  • Tsair Wei Chien
  • Shih Bin Su
  • Wen Chung Wang
  • Cheng Chieh Lin
  • Mao tsun Lin
  • Blossom Yen Ju Lin
  • Chin Yu Chen
  • Tzu I Sung
  • Juei Tang Cheng
  • Hsin Ling Lee
  • Chih Hsien Chi
  • Wei Jing Lee
  • Pei Chen Lin
  • Chun Fu Hsieh
  • Zhih Cherng Chen
  • Yu Ying Liao
  • Steve Ting Yuan Yeh
  • Chien Cheng Huang
  • Yen Liang Wu
  • Keng Wei Hu
  • Chi Chen Chang
  • Hsien Hui Chung
  • Yu Sung Lee
  • Yi Hsien Chen
  • Yu Hui Lu
  • Wan Yin Kuo
  • Wen Chia Chung
  • Wei Ta Huang
  • Chen Long Wu
  • Po Jen Yang
  • Wen Hsian Chang
  • Khee Siang Chan
  • Chien Chin Hsu
  • Antonio Leo Te
  • Yuan Lung Yen
  • You Jing Ju
  • Wei Lung Chen
  • Yung Ze Cheng
  • Shu Chun Kuo
  • Su Hen Chang
  • Jiann Hwa Chen
  • Sung Wei Lee
  • Han Ping Hsu
  • Chien Feng Li
  • Li Ching Wu
  • Yow Ling Shiue
  • Wen Ren Wu
  • Hsuan Ying Huang
  • Shih Lun Chang
  • Nan Haw Chow
  • Bu Chin Yu
  • Kai Chun Cheng
  • Ching Hsia Hung
  • Cheng Chih Jen
  • Ja ping Shieh
  • Yen Chang Huang
  • Li Jen Chen
  • Ying Sheng Li
  • Mei Chun Chou
  • Jin Luh Chen
  • Tong Yu Lin
  • Jung Chung Lae
  • Yu Shan Su
  • Ching Chang Hou
  • Hsiu Min Chen
  • Tse Chou Cheng
  • Ying Jan Wang
  • Yu Hern Chang
  • Mei Chi Chang
  • Ching Cheng Hou
  • Wen Liang Yu
  • Kuo Chen Cheng
  • Po Ching Chen
  • Guo Huei Chang
  • Chia Mei Wang
  • Jun Chih Lo
  • Amos C Hung
  • Synthia H Sun

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. pmc Intraclass reliability for assessing how well Taiwan constrained hospital-provided medical services using statistical process control chart techniques
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Emergency Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:67. 2012
    ..We present the intraclass correlation coefficient (ICC) to assess how well Taiwan constrained hospital-provided medical services in such a system...
  2. pmc Reduction in patient burdens with graphical computerized adaptive testing on the ADL scale: tool development and simulation
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Rehabilitation, Chi Mei Medical Center, Taiwan, ROC
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:39. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to verify the effectiveness and efficacy of saving time and reducing burden for patients, nurses, and even occupational therapists through computer adaptive testing (CAT)...
  3. pmc Reliability of 95% confidence interval revealed by expected quality-of-life scores: an example of nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients after radiotherapy using EORTC QLQ-C 30
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Pharmacy, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:68. 2010
    ..We investigated the reliability of patient responses to a quality-of-life questionnaire and made recommendations for future studies of the quality of life of patients...
  4. pmc Applying the revised Chinese Job Content Questionnaire to assess psychosocial work conditions among Taiwan's hospital workers
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Biotechnology, Southern Taiwan University, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 11:478. 2011
    ..Additionally, we developed an Excel module of self-evaluation diagnostic system for consultation with experts...
  5. pmc Web-based computer adaptive assessment of individual perceptions of job satisfaction for hospital workplace employees
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Management, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:47. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc KIDMAP, a web based system for gathering patients' feedback on their doctors
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:38. 2009
    ..Then, an Internet module with visual representation is developed to gather patient views about their doctors; this program then distributes the individualized results by email...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute spontaneous cervical spinal epidural hematoma with hemiparesis as the initial presentation
    Chun Fu Hsieh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Eur J Emerg Med 13:36-8. 2006
    ..We present a rare case of acute spontaneous cervical spinal epidural hematoma, with initial presentation of right hemiparesis and mild neck pain...
  8. doi request reprint Predicting the hyperglycemic crisis death (PHD) score: a new decision rule for emergency and critical care
    Chien Cheng Huang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan 710, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 31:830-4. 2013
    ..We investigated independent mortality predictors of hyperglycemic crises and developed a prediction rule for emergency and critical care physicians to classify patients into mortality risk and disposition groups...
  9. ncbi request reprint Will computed tomography (CT) miss something? The characteristics and pitfalls of torso CT in evaluating patients with blunt solid organ trauma
    Wan Yin Kuo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:215-9. 2011
    ..We conducted this study to determine the frequency and character of missed diagnoses in blunt solid organ trauma patients...
  10. pmc Online assessment of patients' views on hospital performances using Rasch model's KIDMAP diagram
    Tsair Wei Chien
    Department of Management, Chi Mei Medical Center, Taiwan, Republic of China
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:135. 2009
    ..A visual diagram on the Internet is developed to provide thorough information for hospitals...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of a new method to distinguish esophageal from tracheal intubation by measuring the endotracheal cuff pressure in a porcine model
    Chien Chin Hsu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
    Acad Emerg Med 12:1153-7. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Nonaneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage secondary to tuberculous meningitis: report of two cases
    Steve Ting Yuan Yeh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, 901 Chung Hua Road, Yung Kang City, Tainan 710, Taiwan
    J Emerg Med 25:265-70. 2003
    ..Tuberculous meningitis should be considered in the differential diagnoses in cases of nonaneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, especially in tuberculosis endemic areas...
  13. doi request reprint A stabilization device to improve the quality of cardiopulmonary resuscitation during ambulance transportation: a randomized crossover trial
    Ning Ping Foo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Tainan, Taiwan Department of Emergency Medicine, Tainan Municipal An Nan Hospital, China Medical University, Taiwan Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 84:1579-84. 2013
    ..The quality of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) during ambulance transportation is suboptimal, and therefore measures that can improve the quality are desirable...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fatal alcohol immersion during the SARS epidemic in Taiwan
    Yen Liang Wu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, ChiMei Medical Center, No 901 Junghua Road, Yungkang City 710, Tainan, Taiwan
    Forensic Sci Int 149:287. 2005
  15. doi request reprint Acute poisoning with neonicotinoid insecticides: a case report and literature review
    Pei Chen Lin
    Emergency Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 112:282-6. 2013
    ..Supportive treatment and decontamination are the practical methods for the management of all neonicotinoid-poisoned patients...
  16. doi request reprint Unscheduled return visits with and without admission post emergency department discharge
    Keng Wei Hu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Tainan
    J Emerg Med 43:1110-8. 2012
    ..Monitoring unscheduled return visits to the Emergency Department (ED) is useful to identify medical errors...
  17. doi request reprint Does CT evidence of a flat inferior vena cava indicate hypovolemia in blunt trauma patients with solid organ injuries?
    Yu Ying Liao
    Emergency Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Trauma 70:1358-61. 2011
    ..Our aim was to verify whether CT evidence of a flat IVC (FI) is an indicator of hypovolemia in blunt trauma patients with solid organ injuries...
  18. doi request reprint Rhodiola-water extract induces β-endorphin secretion to lower blood pressure in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    Wei Jing Lee
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yong Kang, Tainan City, 73101, Taiwan
    Phytother Res 27:1543-7. 2013
    ..Thus, we suggest that Rhodiola-water extract can induce release of β-endorphin to lower SBP in SHRs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mortality from dermal exposure to tetramethylammonium hydroxide
    Chen Long Wu
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
    J Occup Health 50:99-102. 2008
  20. ncbi request reprint Tension pyopneumothorax
    Chun Fu Hsieh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 73:6-7. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint Ureteral injury due to blunt abdominal trauma
    Wei Jing Lee
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
    Eur J Emerg Med 13:244-6. 2006
    ..Acute hydronephrosis and hematuria were noted. Retrograde pyelography and ureteroscopic examination revealed left distal ureter edema with obstruction. The hydronephrosis resolved after temporary double-J-stenting...
  22. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of N-acetylcysteine treatment post acute paraquat intoxication in rats and in human lung epithelial cells
    Steve Ting Yuan Yeh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan 70428, Taiwan
    Toxicology 223:181-90. 2006
    ..Similarly, levels of iNOS expression and nitrite formation were significantly lower in normal human lung epithelial cells treated with PQ and NAC than PQ-treated alone cells...
  23. ncbi request reprint Photokeratoconjunctivitis caused by different light sources
    Yuan Lung Yen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainai, Taiwan, ROC
    Am J Emerg Med 22:511-5. 2004
    ..Few cases used protection equipment, which highlighted the importance of education...
  24. pmc Epidemiological characteristics of lower extremity cellulitis after a typhoon flood
    Pei Chen Lin
    Emergency Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Tainan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e65655. 2013
    ..We conducted a study of patients with lower extremity cellulitis after a typhoon followed in southern Taiwan to study the risk factors of cellulitis and the bacteriological features of the patients...
  25. doi request reprint Rescuer fatigue and cardiopulmonary resuscitation positions: A randomized controlled crossover trial
    Ning Ping Foo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Tainan, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 81:579-84. 2010
    ..It is unclear, however, whether rescuer fatigue depends on the rescuer's position...
  26. pmc The efficacy of four-slice helical CT in evaluating pancreatic trauma: a single institution experience
    Wei Jing Lee
    Emergency Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, 901 Chung Hwa Road, Yung Kang, Tainan 710, Taiwan ROC
    J Trauma Manag Outcomes 5:1. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  27. doi request reprint The role of leader behaviors in hospital-based emergency departments' unit performance and employee work satisfaction
    Blossom Yen Ju Lin
    Institute of Health Services Administration, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Soc Sci Med 72:238-46. 2011
    ..Some ED organizational characteristics, however, namely departmentalization and hospital accreditation level, were found to be related to ED physicians' work satisfaction...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pyogenic liver abscess: a retrospective analysis of 107 patients during a 3-year period
    Khee Siang Chan
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 58:366-8. 2005
    ..The aggressive performance of image-guided catheter drainage and the appropriate administration of antibiotics may reduce the mortality rate of PLA...
  29. doi request reprint Images in emergency medicine. Man with progressive dyspnea
    Wei Ta Huang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ann Emerg Med 52:492, 495. 2008
  30. ncbi request reprint Torsade de pointes in a patient with severe aortic stenosis
    Ning Ping Foo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Hospital, Liouying, 201 Taikang Village, Tainan, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 70:4-5. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint Delayed perforation of right ventricle with cardiac tamponade: a complication of pacemaker implantation
    Ning Ping Foo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Foundation Hospital, Yung Kang, Tainan, Taiwan
    Eur J Emerg Med 12:89-91. 2005
    ..Pacemakers should only be implanted by physicians with relevant experience, and emergency room physicians should be aware of the possibility of the associated complications and be prepared to treat them...
  32. ncbi request reprint Feasibility study of epinephrine administration via laryngeal mask airway using a porcine model
    Kuo Tai Chen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, 901 Chung Hwa Road, Yung Kang, Tainan 710, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 69:503-7. 2006
    ..In this non-arrest adult porcine model we conclude that epinephrine delivered via a catheter passing through the LMA can provide a similar effect as administration via the tracheal tube...
  33. ncbi request reprint Association between major injuries and seat locations in a motorcoach rollover accident
    Wen Hsian Chang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, 901 Chung Hwa Road, Yung Kang City, Tainan 710, Taiwan
    Accid Anal Prev 38:949-53. 2006
    ..We hypothesize that occupant restraint devices, such as seat belts, might prevent or reduce some injuries in motorcoach rollover accidents...
  34. doi request reprint Characteristics of pyogenic liver abscess patients with and without diabetes mellitus
    Ning Ping Foo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Tainan, Taiwan
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:328-35. 2010
    ..We conducted a study to identify the possible differences and factors that affect fatality...
  35. doi request reprint The hidden devil: unexpected retained knife in the chest wall
    Chi Chen Chang
    Department of Emergency, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Taiwan
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 18:453-4. 2012
    ..The CT images could delineate the course and severity of the penetrating injury, and decrease the risk of a retained foreign body...
  36. pmc Infantile orbital abscess caused by community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Wen Chia Chung
    Emergency Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, 901 Chung Hwa Road, Yung Kang, Tainan, 710, Taiwan
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 1:181-3. 2011
    ..aureus, physicians should consider empirical antibiotic therapy, which is effective against methicillin-resistant S. aureus...
  37. doi request reprint Activation of peripheral opioid µ-receptors in blood vessel may lower blood pressure in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    Zhih Cherng Chen
    Department of Cardiology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yong Kang, Tainan City, Taiwan, ROC
    Pharmacology 87:257-64. 2011
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Early post-operative seizures after burr-hole drainage for chronic subdural hematoma: correlation with brain CT findings
    Chih Wei Chen
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Clin Neurosci 11:706-9. 2004
    ..We suggest the use of prophylactic anticonvulsants for patients with mixed-density lesions on pre-operative CT...
  39. doi request reprint Arsenic levels in drinking water and mortality of liver cancer in Taiwan
    Hung Jung Lin
    Cancer Research Center, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan Department of Biotechnology, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Tainan, Taiwan Graduate Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hazard Mater 262:1132-8. 2013
    ..We concluded that exposures to high arsenic levels in drinking water are associated with the occurrence of liver cancer, but such an effect is not prominent at exposure levels lower than 0.64 mg/L...
  40. ncbi request reprint Bilateral tension pneumothorax--is a prompt chest X-ray useful?
    Po Jen Yang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, 901 Chung Hwa Road, Yung Kang City, Tainan 710, Taiwan
    Resuscitation 73:176-7. 2007
  41. doi request reprint McKittrick-Wheelock syndrome: a rare cause of life-threatening electrolyte disturbances and volume depletion
    Yu Sung Lee
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Emerg Med 43:e171-3. 2012
    ..It is uncommon for emergency physicians to discover a patient with circulatory failure resulting from chronic diarrhea...
  42. pmc Loss of epithelial membrane protein-2 expression confers an independent prognosticator in nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a cohort study
    Yi Hsien Chen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMJ Open 2:e000900. 2012
    ..To evaluate the expression of epithelial membrane protein-2 (EMP2) protein and its clinicopathological associations in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma...
  43. ncbi request reprint Endothelin-1 stimulated capacitative Ca2+ entry through ET(A) receptors of a rat brain-derived type-1 astrocyte cell line, IA-1g1
    You Jing Ju
    Institute of Neuroscience, College of Life Science, National Yang Ming University, 155, Section 2, Li Non Street, Shi Pai, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Cell Signal 15:197-207. 2003
    ..Thus, protein kinase C (PKC) negatively regulated and cAMP-dependent protein kinase (PKA) positively regulated the ET-1-mediated CCE in these cells...
  44. ncbi request reprint Severe disseminated intravascular coagulation caused by congestive heart failure and left ventricular thrombus
    Kuo Tai Chen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Chi Mei Foundation Hospital, No 901 Chung Hwa Road, Yung Kang, Tainan 710, Taiwan
    Eur J Emerg Med 14:87-9. 2007
    ..Anticoagulant therapy with heparin and warfarin was used successfully to treat the disseminated intravascular coagulation and left ventricular thrombus...
  45. pmc Presentations of patients of poisoning and predictors of poisoning-related fatality: findings from a hospital-based prospective study
    Hsin Ling Lee
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, 138 Sheng Li Road, Tainan City 704, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 8:7. 2008
    ..Using 1512 subjects from a hospital-based study, we sought to describe the demographic and clinical characteristics of poisoning patients and to identify predictors for poisoning-related fatality...
  46. pmc Characterization of the mechanisms of the increase in PPARδ expression induced by digoxin in the heart using the H9c2 cell line
    Zhih Cherng Chen
    Department of Cardiology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yong Kang City, Tainan County, Taiwan
    Br J Pharmacol 163:390-8. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate possible mechanisms for this effect of digoxin using the H9c2 cell line cultured in high glucose (HG) conditions...