Chuan Yu Chen

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Affiliation: National Yang-Ming University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Factors associated with treatment mode and termination among preschoolers with ADHD in taiwan
    Yi Ting Lien
    Ms Lien and Dr Chen are with the Center for Neuropsychiatric Research, National Health Research Institutes NHRI, Miaoli, Taiwan They are also with the Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Ms Yeh is with Michigan State University, East Lansing Dr Soong is with St Joseph s Hospital, Yunlin County, Taiwan Dr Jeng is with the School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, National Taiwan University, Taipei Dr Huang is with the Institute of Hospital and Health Care Administration, Taipei Send correspondence to Dr Chen e mail
    Psychiatr Serv 66:177-85. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of adverse obstetric outcomes and maternity hospitalization among heroin-exposed and methadone-treated women in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan Center of Neuropsychiatric Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 26:191-8. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Disposable income with tobacco smoking among young adolescents: a multilevel analysis
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Adolesc Health 52:724-30. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Differential effects of predictors on methylphenidate initiation and discontinuation among young people with newly diagnosed attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli County, Taiwan
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:265-73. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Overlapping Prescriptions of Stimulants for Children and Adolescents With Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, 155, Section 2, Linong Street, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Serv 63:1011-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Transition from alcohol to other drugs among adolescents in Taiwan: the first drinking context matters
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei, 100, Taiwan
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:378-87. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Five-year trajectories of long-term benzodiazepine use by adolescents: patient, provider, and medication factors
    Hsueh Han Yeh
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Serv 62:900-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Increased risks of congenital, neurologic, and endocrine disorders associated with autism in preschool children: cognitive ability differences
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan
    J Pediatr 154:345-50, 350.e1. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Early alcohol experiences and adolescent mental health: a population-based study in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taipei, Taiwan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 95:209-18. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in widowhood effects among community-dwelling elders by causes of death in Taiwan
    Shao You Fang
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Epidemiol 22:457-65. 2012

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Factors associated with treatment mode and termination among preschoolers with ADHD in taiwan
    Yi Ting Lien
    Ms Lien and Dr Chen are with the Center for Neuropsychiatric Research, National Health Research Institutes NHRI, Miaoli, Taiwan They are also with the Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Ms Yeh is with Michigan State University, East Lansing Dr Soong is with St Joseph s Hospital, Yunlin County, Taiwan Dr Jeng is with the School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, National Taiwan University, Taipei Dr Huang is with the Institute of Hospital and Health Care Administration, Taipei Send correspondence to Dr Chen e mail
    Psychiatr Serv 66:177-85. 2015
    ..This study examined the extent to which characteristics of family and health care providers predict treatment initiation, treatment mode, and treatment termination among preschool children with newly diagnosed ADHD...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of adverse obstetric outcomes and maternity hospitalization among heroin-exposed and methadone-treated women in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan Center of Neuropsychiatric Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 26:191-8. 2015
    ..To identify sociodemographic and clinical factors predicting the overall risk of adverse obstetric outcomes and the length of maternal hospital stay among heroin-exposed and methadone-treated women in Taiwan...
  3. doi request reprint Disposable income with tobacco smoking among young adolescents: a multilevel analysis
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Adolesc Health 52:724-30. 2013
    ..In the present study, we sought to broaden understanding of disposable income on adolescent smoking behaviors via both absolute and relative perspectives in the school context...
  4. doi request reprint Differential effects of predictors on methylphenidate initiation and discontinuation among young people with newly diagnosed attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli County, Taiwan
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:265-73. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine patient- and service provider-level predictors for methylphenidate (MPH) initiation and discontinuation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Overlapping Prescriptions of Stimulants for Children and Adolescents With Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, 155, Section 2, Linong Street, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Serv 63:1011-8. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Transition from alcohol to other drugs among adolescents in Taiwan: the first drinking context matters
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei, 100, Taiwan
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:378-87. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Five-year trajectories of long-term benzodiazepine use by adolescents: patient, provider, and medication factors
    Hsueh Han Yeh
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Serv 62:900-7. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Increased risks of congenital, neurologic, and endocrine disorders associated with autism in preschool children: cognitive ability differences
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan
    J Pediatr 154:345-50, 350.e1. 2009
    ..To investigate the increased risk of congenital, neurologic, and endocrine disorders in autistic preschool children and to probe possible cognitive impairment-associated variation in such risks...
  9. doi request reprint Early alcohol experiences and adolescent mental health: a population-based study in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taipei, Taiwan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 95:209-18. 2008
    ..The type of early alcohol involvement in adolescence may exert differential effects on emotions and behaviors expressed across and within syndromes; these may warrant distinctions in informing etiological research and preventive efforts...
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in widowhood effects among community-dwelling elders by causes of death in Taiwan
    Shao You Fang
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Epidemiol 22:457-65. 2012
    ..We sought to determine whether widowhood-associated excess mortality differs by gender in terms of causes of death...
  11. ncbi request reprint Employment experience in relation to alcohol, tobacco, and betel nut use among youth in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taipei, Taiwan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:273-80. 2006
    ..Future prevention programs may target this high-risk group to reduce possible drug-related negative consequences in developmental and health domains in Taiwan...
  12. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the diagnosis of neurodevelopmental disorders: a population-based longitudinal study
    Chuan Yu Chen
    National Health Research Institutes, Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, Floor 5, Campus 2, No 309, Sung Te Road, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 119:e435-43. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Truancy and illicit drug use among adolescents surveyed via street outreach
    Ling Chih Chou
    Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei
    Addict Behav 31:149-54. 2006
    ..These findings may help form programs to identify or monitor youths at risk...
  14. pmc Differential relationships of family drinking with alcohol expectancy among urban school children
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, Institutes of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli County, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 11:87. 2011
    ..The present study seeks to understand the extent to which drinking of family members is differentially associated with the endorsement of alcohol expectancy in late childhood...
  15. doi request reprint Multilevel influences of school and family on alcohol-purchasing behaviors in school-aged children
    Kuang Hung Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli, Taiwan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 114:127-33. 2011
    ..The aims are to determine multilevel effects of school- and family-characteristics on children's alcohol purchase and to probe possible drinking experience-related heterogeneity in such links...
  16. doi request reprint Availability of convenience stores and adolescent alcohol use in Taiwan: a multi-level analysis of national surveys
    Shi Heng Wang
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Addiction 108:2081-8. 2013
    ..To examine the association between alcohol in school environments and adolescent alcohol use over the previous 6 months...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of tobacco control policies on adolescent smoking: findings from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey in Taiwan
    Song Lih Huang
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Addiction 108:1829-35. 2013
    ..To assess the impact of a set of comprehensive tobacco control policies implemented in Taiwan in 2009, including extensive smoke-free policy, advertisement ban, pictorial warning and price increase, on adolescent smoking prevalence...
  18. pmc Running away experience and psychoactive substance use among adolescents in Taiwan: multi-city street outreach survey
    Shi Heng Wang
    Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xuzhou Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 10:29. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Three-year mortality and predictors after release: a longitudinal study of the first-time drug offenders in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan
    Addiction 105:920-7. 2010
    ..To assess the possible increase in mortality rate and associated socio-demographic and judiciary determinants among first-time drug offenders during the first 3 years after release from correctional facilities...
  20. pmc Use of ecstasy and other psychoactive substances among school-attending adolescents in Taiwan: national surveys 2004-2006
    Wei J Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan, Republic of China
    BMC Public Health 9:27. 2009
    ..With the backdrop of a global ecstasy epidemic, this study sought to examine the trend, correlates, and onset sequence of ecstasy use among adolescents in Taiwan, where a well-established gateway drug such as marijuana is much less popular...
  21. pmc Mild cognitive impairment in early life and mental health problems in adulthood
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan
    Am J Public Health 96:1772-8. 2006
    ..We also explored early risk factors for having mental health problems as a young adult that might be related to preschool differences in cognitive ability...
  22. doi request reprint Predictors of the incidence and discontinuation of long-term use of benzodiazepines: a population-based study
    Shao You Fang
    Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, 35 Keyan Rd, Zhunan, Miaoli County 350, Taiwan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:140-6. 2009
    ..Future strategies targeting individual factors and modifying service-provider prescription behaviors may be considered to reduce possible negative consequences of BZD LTU...
  23. doi request reprint Effects of genetic variants of ADH1B and ALDH2 and social network on continued alcohol drinking among young adolescents in Taiwan
    Te Tien Ting
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan Center of Neuropsychiatric Research, National Health Research Institutes, 35 Keyan Road, Zhunan, Miaoli County 350, Taiwan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 147:38-45. 2015
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  24. doi request reprint Peer influences on alcohol expectancies in early adolescence: A study of concurrent and prospective predictors in Taiwan
    Te Tien Ting
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 100 Taiwan
    Addict Behav 40:7-15. 2015
    ..If these effects are confirmed, knowledge of the effect of interplay between peer factors and pubertal development on alcohol expectancies in early adolescence can provide effective targets in prevention programs. ..
  25. doi request reprint Comparative epidemiology of betel nut use versus ecstasy use among Taiwanese adolescents: findings from a national survey
    Yen Tyng Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:177-83. 2011
    ..To investigate whether variation may exist in betel nut- and ecstasy-involved adolescents in terms of sociobehavioral characteristics, the experience of psychoactive substance use, and behavioral/emotional problems...
  26. doi request reprint Contraceptive use and method among immigrant women in France: relationship with socioeconomic status
    Lorraine Catherine Poncet
    International Health Programme, Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 18:468-79. 2013
    ..We investigated the relationship between socioeconomic status and the use and method of contraception among immigrant, second-generation immigrant, and non-immigrant women in France...
  27. doi request reprint Factors associated with newly diagnosed tic disorders among children in Taiwan: a 10-year nationwide longitudinal study
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan Center of Neuropsychiatric Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1013-8. 2013
    ..Gender difference and higher frequent comorbid ADHD in boys than in girls were observed in this study...
  28. pmc Alcohol use and health-related quality of life among youth in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    National Health Research Institutes, Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Adolesc Health 39:752.e9-16. 2006
    ..We probe whether the relationship linking alcohol use with health-related quality varies by health-orientated domains (e.g., physical, social, or emotional) and if it differs with other drug involvement...
  29. ncbi request reprint Urbanicity-related variation in help-seeking and services utilization among preschool-age children with autism in Taiwan
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Fl 5, Campus 2, No 309, Sung Te Rd, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:489-97. 2008
    ..05). Health policy makers and other service providers should address the needs of children with early-onset neurodevelopmental disorders in rural areas, particularly those from disadvantaged families...
  30. pmc Prevalence of heroin and methamphetamine male users in the northern Taiwan, 1999-2002: capture-recapture estimates
    Shu Chuan Chiang
    Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 7:292. 2007
    ..Via the capture-recapture approach, the present study aimed to offer insights into the size of heroin and methamphetamine male user population in the northern Taiwan during the period from 1999 to 2002...
  31. doi request reprint Socioeconomic and clinical characteristics associated with repeat suicide attempts among young people
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Center for Neuropsychiatric Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taipei, Taiwan Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:550-7. 2014
    ..Repeat suicidal behaviors in young people are a critical public health concern. The study investigates individual socioeconomic and episode-dependent clinical factors predicting repeat suicide attempts among youth by gender...
  32. pmc Health-care-seeking patterns in the emerging private sector in Burkina Faso: a population-based study of urban adult residents in Ouagadougou
    Idrissa Beogo
    International Health Program, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan École Nationale de Santé Publique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    PLoS ONE 9:e97521. 2014
    ..This study assessed, by type, the healthcare providers urban residents in Burkina Faso visit, and their choice determinants...
  33. pmc Early-onset drug use and risk for drug dependence problems
    Chuan Yu Chen
    National Health Research Institutes, Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, 35 Keyan Road, Zhunan, Miaoli County 350, Taiwan
    Addict Behav 34:319-22. 2009
    ..Our evidence suggests promoting earlier detection and interventions, as well as greater parent and peer awareness of drug dependence clinical features that may develop early among young people who have just started using drugs...
  34. doi request reprint Acetaminophen and/or antibiotic use in early life and the development of childhood allergic diseases
    Jiu Yao Wang
    Department of Pediatrics, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan, Institute of Gerontology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, Institute of Public Health, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan, Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan, Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan, Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA and Department of Genome Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1087-99. 2013
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