Fong Ming Chang

Summary

Affiliation: National Cheng Kung University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound assessment of fetal liver volume in normal pregnancy: a comparison of reproducibility with two-dimensional ultrasound and a search for a volume constant
    F M Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 23:381-9. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound-assessed fetal thigh volumetry in predicting birth weight
    F M Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Obstet Gynecol 90:331-9. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint The assessment of normal fetal liver volume by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1123-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal assessment of normal fetal humerus volume by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1675-80. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantification of ovarian stromal Doppler signals in poor responders undergoing in vitro fertilization with three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasonography
    Hsien An Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:338-44. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of fetal adrenal gland volume using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:1383-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetal upper arm volume in predicting intrauterine growth restriction: a three-dimensional ultrasound study
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Taiwan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 31:1435-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of normal fetal liver blood flow using quantitative three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:943-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound in the assessment of normal fetal thigh volume
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:361-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The assessment of normal fetal brain volume by 3-D ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1267-72. 2003

Collaborators

  • Mao tsun Lin
  • Yu Hsien Chiu
  • Mei Tsz Su
  • H Y Chen
  • Kuo Sheng Cheng
  • Tzung Lieh Yeh
  • Chia Yu Chang
  • Juei Tang Cheng
  • Yung Nien Sun
  • Yueh Chin Cheng
  • Chen Hsiang Yu
  • Sheng Hsien Chen
  • Lin Kang
  • Meng Hsing Wu
  • Hsien An Pan
  • Pei Yin Tsai
  • Huei Chen Ko
  • Hsing Fen Tsai
  • Louise Chuang
  • Pao Lin Kuo
  • Ling Wei Chang
  • Szu Ching Lu
  • Tsung Ying Hsieh
  • I Feng Liu
  • Kuo Feng Huang
  • Chin Hsien Li
  • Yu Ling Liang
  • Kao Chi Chung
  • Chung Hwan Chen
  • Pei Yang Hsu
  • Shaw Jenq Tsai
  • Pei Yi Chou
  • Pei Ying Tsai
  • Jhi Joung Wang
  • Yi Mei J Lin
  • Hsiu Kang Chang
  • Shyh Roei Wang
  • Wei Chun Chen
  • Mann Ling Chen
  • Yu fang Huang
  • Li Hsiang Wu
  • Jeng Yang Hwang
  • Hsien Chang Wang
  • Gwo Lang Yan
  • Je Ken Chang
  • Kang Lin
  • Chung Ta Lee
  • Chun Wun Lu
  • Kuei Hsiang Hung
  • Chao Hung Yeh
  • Chin Chen Chu
  • Chieh Yi Kang
  • Mei Feng Huang
  • Jeffrey Cheng Yu Chen
  • H Sunny Sun
  • Ko Chi Niu
  • Yung Chieh Tsai
  • Yu Chuan Liu
  • Shio Jean Lin
  • Ko Hung Lee
  • Hen Chang Chang
  • Shiang Bin Jong
  • Pei Yi Chen
  • Wen Chu Chen
  • Chung Ho Chien
  • Ming Ting Chung
  • Meng Feng Lee
  • Hsiao Bai Yang
  • Meng Hsin Wu

Detail Information

Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound assessment of fetal liver volume in normal pregnancy: a comparison of reproducibility with two-dimensional ultrasound and a search for a volume constant
    F M Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 23:381-9. 1997
    ..Otherwise, applying our new volume constant may be of help in detecting abnormal fetal liver growth when only 2DUS is available...
  2. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound-assessed fetal thigh volumetry in predicting birth weight
    F M Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Obstet Gynecol 90:331-9. 1997
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The assessment of normal fetal liver volume by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1123-9. 2003
    ..0001). In conclusion, our data of fetal LIVV assessed by 3-D US can serve as a useful reference in evaluating fetal growth status during normal gestation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal assessment of normal fetal humerus volume by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1675-80. 2003
    ..0001). In conclusion, our data of the fetal humerus volume assessed by 3-D US can serve as a useful reference in evaluating the fetal humerus growth during normal gestation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantification of ovarian stromal Doppler signals in poor responders undergoing in vitro fertilization with three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasonography
    Hsien An Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:338-44. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of fetal adrenal gland volume using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:1383-7. 2002
    ..0001). In conclusion, our data of fetal adrenal gland volume assessed by 3-D US can serve as a useful reference in evaluating fetal growth status during gestation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetal upper arm volume in predicting intrauterine growth restriction: a three-dimensional ultrasound study
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Taiwan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 31:1435-9. 2005
    ..In conclusion, fetal upper arm volume assessed by quantitative 3D US can be used to predict fetuses with IUGR antenatally. We believe fetal upper arm volume assessment by 3D US would be a useful test in detecting fetuses with IUGR...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of normal fetal liver blood flow using quantitative three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:943-9. 2003
    ..We believe our data may serve as a reference for further studies of fetal liver blood flow in abnormal conditions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound in the assessment of normal fetal thigh volume
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:361-6. 2003
    ..0001). In conclusion, our data of fetal ThiV assessed by 3-D US can serve as a useful reference in evaluating fetal growth and nutrition status during normal gestation...
  10. ncbi request reprint The assessment of normal fetal brain volume by 3-D ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1267-72. 2003
    ..0001). In conclusion, our data on the fetal BV assessed by 3-D US may serve as a useful reference in evaluating fetal growth...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of normal fetal upper arm volume by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:859-63. 2002
    ..In conclusion, we believe our data of fetal UAV assessed by 3-D US can serve as a useful reference in evaluating fetal growth and nutrition status during gestation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Volumetric assessment of normal fetal lungs using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:935-42. 2003
    ..0001). In conclusion, the 3-D US nomograms of the fetal lung volume established in this study can be utilized as useful references in prenatal detection of fetal pulmonary pathologic status and relevant abnormalities...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantification of ovarian Doppler signal in hyperresponders during in vitro fertilization treatment using three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasonography
    Hsien An Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:921-7. 2003
    ..63 +/- 0.61, 43.19 +/- 7.81 and 1.25 +/- 1.18, respectively). Our study may help to explain the excessive response during gonadotropin administration in the hyperresponsive women...
  14. ncbi request reprint The efficacy assessment of thigh volume in predicting intrauterine fetal growth restriction by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 31:883-7. 2005
    ..5% and accuracy 90.7%. In conclusion, fetal ThVol assessed by quantitative 3-D US can be used to predict fetuses with IUGR antenatally. We believe fetal ThVol assessment by 3-D US would be a useful test in detecting fetuses with IUGR...
  15. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of fetal gastroschisis using three-dimensional ultrasound: comparison between the 20th and 21st centuries
    Hsing Fen Tsai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine and National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 52:192-6. 2013
    ..In order to compare the trends and improvements of prenatal diagnosis of gastroschisis, we herein retrospectively reviewed our cases of fetal gastroschisis detected by three-dimensional ultrasound (3D US) between the two centuries...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of fetal acrania using three-dimensional ultrasound
    I Feng Liu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 31:175-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, 3-D US may contribute to early detection of fetal acrania and provide a novel visual depiction of this defect after reconstruction; thus, assists substantially in diagnosis as well as consultation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound for the assessment of the fetal brain blood flow in normal gestation
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1273-9. 2003
    ..We believe our data may serve as a reference for further studies of the fetal brain blood flow in abnormal conditions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predicting fetal growth restriction by humerus volume: A three-dimensional ultrasound study
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 32:791-5. 2006
    ..6% and accuracy 88.7%. In conclusion, fetal humerus volume assessed by quantitative 3D US can be used to predict FGR prenatally. We believe fetal humerus volume assessment by 3D US would be a useful test in detecting fetuses with FGR...
  19. ncbi request reprint Quantitative three-dimensional power Doppler sonography for assessment of the fetal renal blood flow in normal gestation
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:929-33. 2003
    ..In addition to our previous study for fetal renal volume using 3-D sonography, our data in this series may serve as a reference for further studies of fetal renal blood flow in abnormal conditions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predicting fetal growth restriction with liver volume by three-dimensional ultrasound: efficacy evaluation
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 32:13-7. 2006
    ..7% and accuracy 94%. In conclusion, fetal LV assessed by quantitative 3-D US can be used to predict fetuses with FGR antenatally. Our data support that fetal LV assessment by 3-D US would be a useful test in detecting fetuses with FGR...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ovarian stroma flow intensity decreases by age: a three-dimensional power doppler ultrasonographic study
    Hsien An Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, 138 Victory Road, Tainan 70428, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:425-30. 2002
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first study using 3-D power Doppler sonography that proves that the flow intensity decreases along with the aging process in the ovarian stroma...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reappraisal of normal amniotic fluid index in an Asian population: analysis of 27,088 records
    Szu Ching Lu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 46:260-3. 2007
    ..Therefore, we attempt to investigate whether fetal AFI in our population is less than that in Western populations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Quantification of ovarian stromal Doppler signals in postmenopausal women receiving hormone replacement therapy
    Hsien An Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Menopause 10:366-72. 2003
    ..To investigate the effect of continuous-combined hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on ovarian circulation, we used three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound to assess ovarian stromal blood flow in postmenopausal women...
  24. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of fetal omphalocele by ultrasound: a comparison of two centuries
    Yu Ling Liang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 52:258-63. 2013
    ..An omphalocele, a fetal abdominal defect, is a very important congenital anomaly. Prenatal diagnosis of fetal omphalocele is crucial to clinical management...
  25. doi request reprint Using Akaike information criterion and minimum mean square error mode in compensating for ultrasonographic errors for estimation of fetal weight by new operators
    Yueh Chin Cheng
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 52:46-52. 2013
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Late-onset growth restriction in Galloway-Mowat syndrome: a case report
    Lin Kang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Prenat Diagn 25:159-62. 2005
    ..The prenatal course of this case suggests GMS may not be diagnosed in early pregnancy and the only abnormality detected before birth was intrauterine growth restriction...
  27. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound estimation of fetal weight with the use of computerized artificial neural network model
    Louise Chuang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:991-6. 2002
    ..15%, all p < 0.005). In conclusion, the computerized artificial neural network (ANN) model could provide better US estimation of fetal weight than estimations by means of commonly used formulas generated from regression analysis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Predicting fetal growth restriction with renal volume using 3-D ultrasound: efficacy evaluation
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:533-7. 2008
    ..0%, negative predictive value 99.5% and accuracy 96.0%, respectively. Fetal RV assessed by 3-D US can be applied to detect FGR prenatally. We believe fetal RV assessment using 3-D US is a useful test in detecting fetuses with FGR...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of fetal multicystic dysplastic kidney with two-dimensional and three-dimensional ultrasound
    Ling Wei Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:853-8. 2002
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Efficient fetal size classification combined with artificial neural network for estimation of fetal weight
    Yueh Chin Cheng
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 51:545-53. 2012
    ..A novel analysis was undertaken to select a significant ultrasonographic parameter (USP) for classifying fetuses to support artificial neural network (ANN), and thus to enhance the accuracy of fetal weight estimation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Quantification of Doppler signal in polycystic ovary syndrome using three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasonography: a possible new marker for diagnosis
    Hsien An Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Hum Reprod 17:201-6. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Prenatal detection of fetal growth restriction by fetal femur volume: efficacy assessment using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 33:335-41. 2007
    ..In conclusion, fetal FV assessed by 3D US can be applied to detect FGR well prenatally. We believe fetal FV assessment by 3D US would be a useful test in detecting fetuses with FGR...
  33. ncbi request reprint Human umbilical cord blood cells or estrogen may be beneficial in treating heatstroke
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 46:15-25. 2007
    ..Conclusively, HUCBCs or estrogen may be employed as a beneficial therapeutic strategy in prevention and repair of cerebrovascular dysfunction, coagulopathy, and/or systemic inflammation during heatstroke...
  34. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional and power Doppler ultrasonography in infertility and reproductive endocrinology
    Meng Hsing Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 46:209-14. 2007
    ..Furthermore, 3D ultrasound may also provide substantial assistance in the clinical application of infertility and reproductive endocrinology...
  35. doi request reprint Reappraisal of fetal abdominal circumference in an Asian population: analysis of 50,131 records
    Szu Ching Lu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 47:49-56. 2008
    ..In obstetrics, fetal abdominal circumference (AC) is a very useful index for assessing fetal growth. In this study, we attempted to establish the normal fetal growth curves of AC in an Asian population in South Taiwan...
  36. ncbi request reprint Assessment of placental fractional moving blood volume using quantitative three-dimensional power doppler ultrasound
    Chen Hsiang Yu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Chen Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:19-23. 2003
    ..Our data may be used as a reference in the assessment of the placental fractional moving blood volume using the quantitative 3-D power Doppler US...
  37. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of fetal congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung using three-dimensional ultrasound: comparison between the 20th and 21st centuries
    Hsing Fen Tsai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University, College of Medicine and National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 52:90-6. 2013
    ..In order to compare the trends and improvements of prenatal diagnosis of CCAML, we herein retrospectively reviewed our cases of fetal CCAML detected by three-dimensional ultrasound (3-D US) between two centuries...
  38. doi request reprint Soft tissue volume of upper arm in predicting small-for-gestational-age fetuses using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Chiung Hsin Chang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Clin Ultrasound 39:21-6. 2011
    ..To assess the value of fetal soft tissue volume (STV) of the upper arm in predicting small-for-gestational-age (SGA) fetuses using three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound (US)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of alobar holoprosencephaly with cystic hygroma
    Tsung Ying Hsieh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 45:146-9. 2006
    ..In this article, we report a rare case of holoprosencephaly associated with cystic hygroma and hydrops fetalis diagnosed prenatally...
  40. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of fetal multicystic dysplastic kidney in the era of three-dimensional ultrasound: 10-year experience
    Pei Yang Hsu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 51:596-602. 2012
    ..To demonstrate the usefulness of three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound in prenatal diagnosis of fetal multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCDK) disease...
  41. doi request reprint Interleukin-1β gene is not associated with preeclampsia in Taiwanese
    Lin Kang
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan City, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 51:240-4. 2012
    ..To identify associations between the interleukin-1β gene and preeclampsia in Taiwanese women...
  42. doi request reprint Premarin improves outcomes of spinal cord injury in male rats through stimulating both angiogenesis and neurogenesis
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Crit Care Med 38:2043-51. 2010
    ..To ascertain whether Premarin improves spinal cord injury outcomes in male rats by stimulating both angiogenesis and neurogenesis...
  43. doi request reprint Premarin stimulates estrogen receptor-alpha to protect against traumatic brain injury in male rats
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Crit Care Med 37:3097-106. 2009
    ..To establish mechanisms of neuroprotective actions induced by Premarin (an estrogen sulfate) during traumatic brain injury...
  44. doi request reprint Thanatophoric dysplasia: role of 3-dimensional sonography
    Pei Yin Tsai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan 70428, Taiwan
    J Clin Ultrasound 37:31-4. 2009
    ..In the past, 2-dimensional (2D) sonography had been applied as the mainstay of prenatal diagnosis of TD. In this series, we report our work of detecting TD using 3-dimensional (3D) sonography...
  45. ncbi request reprint Acute viral hepatitis C-induced jaundice in pregnancy
    Tsung Ying Hsieh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 45:180-2. 2006
    ..Acute viral hepatitis C-induced jaundice in pregnancy is very rare and may be fatal. Here, we report a complicated case with acute hepatitis C-induced jaundice in pregnancy with successful management...
  46. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation from experimental heatstroke by estrogen therapy
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Crit Care Med 34:1113-8. 2006
    ..We investigated the effect of estrogen therapy on inflammatory responses, cardiovascular functions, and survival in a rat model of heatstroke...
  47. doi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound in the prenatal diagnosis of osteogenesis imperfecta
    Pei Yin Tsai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 51:387-92. 2012
    ..In the past, two-dimensional (2D) ultrasound (US) has been applied as the mainstay of prenatal diagnosis of OI. In this series, we report our work of detecting OI using three-dimensional (3D) US...
  48. doi request reprint Use of an oxytocin antagonist in in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer for women with repeated implantation failure: a retrospective study
    Pei Yi Chou
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 50:136-40. 2011
    ..This retrospective study aimed to investigate the use of an oxytocin antagonist in improving the pregnancy outcome of in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) in patients with repeated implantation failure (RIF)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prenatal depiction of cystic hygroma using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Lin Kang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:719-23. 2002
    ..In conclusion, 3-D US may add novel visual depiction of the lesion in 3-D after reconstruction and, thus, assists substantially in prenatal consultation...
  50. ncbi request reprint Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria superimposed with preeclampsia
    Mann Ling Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 45:276-8. 2006
    ..As maternal complication of PNH is already severe, it becomes much more complex when preeclampsia is superimposed. We present a case of PNH superimposed with severe preeclampsia in the third trimester...
  51. ncbi request reprint Artifact removal and texture-based rendering for visualization of 3D fetal ultrasound images
    Shyh Roei Wang
    Visual System Laboratory, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Med Biol Eng Comput 46:575-88. 2008
    ..An advanced imaging mode, called texture-based rendering, is employed to provide more realistic rendering. Experimental results show that the proposed methods enhance final image quality in 3D fetal sonograms...
  52. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor expression affected by hypoxia inducible factor-1α in stromal cells from patients with endometriosis
    Meng Hsing Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 51:50-4. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the different expression of estrogen receptors (ER) and its relation to hypoxia inducible factor-1α (HIF-1α) in stromal cells from women with endometriosis...
  53. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of holoprosencephaly in two fetuses with der (7)t(1;7)(q32;q32)pat inherited from the father with double translocations
    Louise Chuang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, 138 Victory Road, Tainan, Taiwan
    Prenat Diagn 23:134-7. 2003
    ..Both fetuses also had alobar holoprosencephaly. Haploinsufficiency of the sonic hedgehog gene at 7q36 does account for the occurrence of holoprosencephaly in the two fetuses with a deletion of distal 7q (7q32 --> qter)...
  54. doi request reprint Glucosamine-induced insulin resistance in ovariectomized rats is relevant to decreasing the expression of glucose transport protein subtype 4 in the skeletal muscle and in increasing the size of pancreatic islets
    Lin Kang
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan City, Taiwan
    Menopause 19:496-502. 2012
    ..We used ovariectomized (OVX) rats as the model to investigate whether GlcN would induce insulin resistance (IR) in OVX rats and the underlying mechanisms...
  55. doi request reprint Non-mosaic uniparental trisomy 16 presenting with asplenia syndrome and placental abruption: a case report and literature review
    Mei Tsz Su
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan City, Taiwan
    Eur J Med Genet 56:197-201. 2013
    ..Only 3 non-mosaic trisomy 16 fetuses, including this case, have been reported to survive into the second or third trimester. Furthermore, this fetus would be the first case of complete trisomy 16 manifesting as asplenia syndrome...
  56. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation from experimental heatstroke by transplantation of human umbilical cord blood cells
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Crit Care Med 33:1377-83. 2005
    ..In the study described herein, we administered HUCBCs into the femoral vein or directly into the cerebral ventricular system and assessed their effects on circulatory shock, cerebral ischemia, and damage during heatstroke...
  57. ncbi request reprint The impact of extroversion or menopause status on depressive symptoms among climacteric women in Taiwan: neuroticism as moderator or mediator?
    Mei Fang Lin
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    Menopause 15:138-43. 2008
    ..The study was designed to test whether neuroticism moderated the effect of extroversion and mediated the impact of menopause status on depressive symptoms among women in Taiwan during their menopausal transition...
  58. doi request reprint Population-specific functional variant of the TPH2 gene 2755C>A polymorphism contributes risk association to major depression and anxiety in Chinese peripartum women
    Yi Mei J Lin
    Institute of Molecular Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, 1 University Road, Tainan, 70101, Taiwan
    Arch Womens Ment Health 12:401-8. 2009
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Leptin on peritoneal macrophages of patients with endometriosis
    Meng Hsing Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan
    Am J Reprod Immunol 63:214-21. 2010
    ..However, how leptin contributes to these pathological processes has not been completely understood. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of leptin on peritoneal macrophages and its relationship with endometriosis...
  60. ncbi request reprint Rapid and simple quantitative measurement of alpha-fetoprotein by combining immunochromatographic strip test and artificial neural network image analysis system
    Louise Chuang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Clin Chim Acta 348:87-93. 2004
    ..Quantitative immunochromatographic strip (ICS) assay can facilitate clinical diagnosis by providing more information than traditional qualitative or semiquantitative strip assay...
  61. ncbi request reprint Human umbilical cord blood-derived CD34+ cells cause attenuation of multiorgan dysfunction during experimental heatstroke
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Shock 27:663-71. 2007
    ..Our data indicate that CD34+ cell therapy may resuscitate persons who had a heatstroke by reducing multiorgan dysfunction or failure...
  62. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of limb-body wall complex in early pregnancy using three-dimensional ultrasound
    I Feng Liu
    Prenat Diagn 23:513-4. 2003
  63. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of occipital meningocele using three-dimensional ultrasonography
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Prenat Diagn 23:762-3. 2003
  64. ncbi request reprint Early prenatal diagnosis of multiple midline defects and limb anomalies in one fetus of triplets undergoing an in vitro fertilization program with laser-assisted hatching
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Prenat Diagn 23:609-10. 2003
  65. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonography of osteogenesis imperfecta at early pregnancy
    Ling Wei Chang
    Prenat Diagn 22:77-8. 2002
  66. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of the fetal frontal encephalocele by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Pei Yin Tsai
    Prenat Diagn 26:378-80. 2006
  67. ncbi request reprint Prenatal imaging of the fetal branchial cleft cyst by three-dimensional ultrasound
    Pei Yin Tsai
    Prenat Diagn 23:605-6. 2003
  68. ncbi request reprint Early prenatal diagnosis of Jeune syndrome in a low-risk pregnancy
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Prenat Diagn 23:606-7. 2003
  69. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of a triplet pregnancy complicated with one acardius in a patient with didelphys uterus using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Ling Wei Chang
    Prenat Diagn 23:172-3. 2003
  70. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of radial agenesis in trisomy 18 using three-dimensional ultrasound
    Yu fang Huang
    Prenat Diagn 24:923-4. 2004
  71. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of Dandy-Walker syndrome in early pregnancy presenting with increased nuchal translucency and generalized edema at 13 weeks of gestation
    Sheng Hsien Chen
    Prenat Diagn 23:514-5. 2003
  72. ncbi request reprint Quantification of Doppler signal in polycystic ovarian syndrome using 3D power Doppler ultrasonography
    Hsien An Pan
    Hum Reprod 17:2484. 2002