Yao Shen Chen


Affiliation: Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan


  1. Chen B, Chang J, Huang T, Chen J, Chen Y, Jan M, et al. Parechovirus A Detection by a Comprehensive Approach in a Clinical Laboratory. Viruses. 2018;10: pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, this study established a protocol for enterovirus and HPeV virus identification that combines conventional and molecular methods and would be beneficial for HPeV diagnosis. ..
  2. Hsueh P, Lin H, Liu C, Ni W, Chen Y, Chen Y. Burkholderia pseudomallei-loaded cells act as a Trojan horse to invade the brain during endotoxemia. Sci Rep. 2018;8:13632 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that B. pseudomallei-loaded cells can act as a Trojan horse and are more effective than free B. pseudomallei in invading the CNS under septic or endotoxemic conditions even when there is a high degree of BBB disruption. ..
  3. Tsai H, Lee B, Yen C, Wann S, Lee S, Chen Y. Dexamethasone inhibits brain apoptosis in mice with eosinophilic meningitis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis infection. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:200 pubmed publisher
    ..Dexamethasone administration significantly decreased Evans blue extravasations and apoptotic protein expressions. Apoptosis of mice brain homogenates can be repressed by dexamethasone treatment. ..
  4. Chen J, Wu K, Lee S, Lin H, Tsai H, Li C, et al. Impact of implementation of the World Health Organization multimodal hand hygiene improvement strategy in a teaching hospital in Taiwan. Am J Infect Control. 2016;44:222-7 pubmed publisher
    ..05). This campaign saved an estimated $940,000 and 3,564 admission patient days per year. The WHO multimodal HH guidelines are feasible and effective for the promotion of HH compliance and are associated with the reduction of HAIs. ..