Wen Yu Hu

Summary

Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does the awareness of terminal illness influence cancer patients' psycho-spiritual state, and their DNR signing: a survey in Taiwan
    Chi Yin Kao
    Department of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:910-6. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint [Elder resilience: a concept analysis]
    Hsiu Yu Ho
    Department of Nursing, Yuan Pei University, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:88-92. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Factors that influence the participation of healthcare professionals in advance care planning for patients with terminal cancer: a nationwide survey in Taiwan
    Wen Yu Hu
    School of Nursing, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, No 1, Jen Ai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Soc Sci Med 70:1701-4. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [Truth telling and advance care planning at the end of life]
    Wen Yu Hu
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, and National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 56:23-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Family experience with difficult decisions in end-of-life care
    Hsien Liang Huang
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychooncology 21:785-91. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Dyspnea and its correlates in taiwanese patients with terminal cancer
    Tai Yuan Chiu
    Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Departments of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:123-32. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Symptom burden and quality of life in patients with malignant fungating wounds
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Hualien, Taiwan
    J Adv Nurs 68:1312-21. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Terminal cancer patients' wishes and influencing factors toward the provision of artificial nutrition and hydration in Taiwan
    Tai Yuan Chiu
    Departments of Family Medicine and Social Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, No 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:206-14. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Is it appropriate to withdraw antibiotics in terminal patients with cancer with infection?
    An Hsuan Chih
    1 Health Center, Office of Student Affairs, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Palliat Med 16:1417-22. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of survival in terminal cancer patients in Taiwan: constructing a prognostic scale
    Rong Bin Chuang
    Department of Family Medicine R B C, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:115-22. 2004

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Publications37

  1. doi request reprint Does the awareness of terminal illness influence cancer patients' psycho-spiritual state, and their DNR signing: a survey in Taiwan
    Chi Yin Kao
    Department of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:910-6. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to explore the relationships between truth telling, patients' psycho-spiritual state and do not resuscitate consent...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Elder resilience: a concept analysis]
    Hsiu Yu Ho
    Department of Nursing, Yuan Pei University, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:88-92. 2012
    ..Healthcare provider should further develop a positive healthcare philosophy and intervention approaches in order to assist the elderly with successful aging and positive adaptation...
  3. doi request reprint Factors that influence the participation of healthcare professionals in advance care planning for patients with terminal cancer: a nationwide survey in Taiwan
    Wen Yu Hu
    School of Nursing, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, No 1, Jen Ai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Soc Sci Med 70:1701-4. 2010
    ..Educating cancer care professionals about practicing palliative care and building positive attitudes toward the Act should be strongly encouraged...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Truth telling and advance care planning at the end of life]
    Wen Yu Hu
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, and National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 56:23-8. 2009
    ..Promoting patient autonomy by providing the opportunity of a good death is an important goal of truth telling and ACP in which patients have opportunities to choose their terminal treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Family experience with difficult decisions in end-of-life care
    Hsien Liang Huang
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychooncology 21:785-91. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency and difficulty of decisions experienced in end-of-life care and to identify related factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dyspnea and its correlates in taiwanese patients with terminal cancer
    Tai Yuan Chiu
    Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Departments of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:123-32. 2004
    ..7% of explained variance). Comprehensive care, including improved psychospiritual status, can help in controlling dyspnea and enhancing patients' quality of life...
  7. doi request reprint Symptom burden and quality of life in patients with malignant fungating wounds
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Hualien, Taiwan
    J Adv Nurs 68:1312-21. 2012
    ..This study describes the relationship between symptoms and quality of life in patients with malignant fungating wounds...
  8. ncbi request reprint Terminal cancer patients' wishes and influencing factors toward the provision of artificial nutrition and hydration in Taiwan
    Tai Yuan Chiu
    Departments of Family Medicine and Social Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, No 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:206-14. 2004
    ..By improving the knowledge about ANH among patients, more appropriate decisions can be achieved...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is it appropriate to withdraw antibiotics in terminal patients with cancer with infection?
    An Hsuan Chih
    1 Health Center, Office of Student Affairs, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Palliat Med 16:1417-22. 2013
    ..Antibiotic administration is frequent in terminal patients with cancer, yet the effects on survival are still under debate...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of survival in terminal cancer patients in Taiwan: constructing a prognostic scale
    Rong Bin Chuang
    Department of Family Medicine R B C, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:115-22. 2004
    ..This scale, which includes lung and liver metastases and severity of symptoms/signs, may help in identifying the stage of dying and its corresponding symptoms/signs and also in improving survival prediction in terminal cancer patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fear of death and good death among the young and elderly with terminal cancers in Taiwan
    Jaw Shiun Tsai
    Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:344-51. 2005
    ..05). The comprehensive care in the palliative care unit might relate to the relief of the death fear of terminal cancer patients. There is a need for psychological and spiritual care in elderly patients...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of a compassion-focused training program in palliative care education for medical students
    Chih Yuan Shih
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital Jin shan Branch, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:114-20. 2013
    ..Compassion is the key value of humanities perspective. Little is known, however, concerning the impact of enhancing compassion on ethical decision making in end-of-life care...
  13. doi request reprint Effects of a multimodule curriculum of palliative care on medical students
    Stanley S L Tsai
    Department of Medical Education, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 107:326-33. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Nurses' willingness and the predictors of willingness to provide palliative care in rural communities of taiwan
    Wen Yu Hu
    School of Nursing, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:760-8. 2003
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  15. doi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, and behavioral intentions of nurses toward providing artificial nutrition and hydration for terminal cancer patients in Taiwan
    Li Shan Ke
    Department of Nursing, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 31:67-76. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Symptom patterns of advanced cancer patients in a palliative care unit
    Jaw Shiun Tsai
    Department of Family Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Palliat Med 20:617-22. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint Morphine for dyspnea control in terminal cancer patients: is it appropriate in Taiwan?
    Wen Yu Hu
    School of Nursing Science, National Taiwan University, Taipei
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:356-63. 2004
    ..Research efforts to find the most appropriate route and dosage of morphine for dyspnea, based on the patient's situation, remain worthwhile...
  18. doi request reprint Factors affecting the improvement of quality of dying of terminally ill patients with cancer through palliative care: a ten-year experience
    Shao Yi Cheng
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, No 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Palliat Med 15:854-62. 2012
    ..We therefore conducted a study to evaluate these factors in terminally ill Taiwanese cancer patients treated in a multidisciplinary palliative care unit...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of silver-releasing dressings in the management of non-healing chronic wounds: a meta-analysis
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 18:716-28. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy of silver-releasing dressings in the management of non-healing chronic wounds...
  20. ncbi request reprint Solving family-related barriers to truthfulness in cases of terminal cancer in Taiwan. A professional perspective
    Wen Yu Hu
    Department of Nursing Science, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University
    Cancer Nurs 25:486-92. 2002
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  21. ncbi request reprint Why Taiwanese hospice patients want to stay in hospital: health-care professionals' beliefs and solutions
    Wen Yu Hu
    School of Nursing, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 12:285-92. 2004
    ..patients and families should be educated as to what may happen and how to manage these conditions at home and should be assured of the availability of medical help...
  22. doi request reprint Which factors have the greatest influence on bereaved families' willingness to execute advance directives in Taiwan?
    Chia Ling Yang
    School of Nursing, Mackay Medicine, Nursing and Management College, and Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Cancer Nurs 34:98-106. 2011
    ..In traditional Asian family-centered decision making, the family makes important medical decisions. Few studies have examined willingness of Taiwanese to execute ADs...
  23. doi request reprint What factors are important in increasing junior doctors' willingness to provide palliative care in Taiwan? An educational intervention study
    Chih Yuan Shih
    Department of Family Medicine, North Coast Jin Shan Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Palliat Med 13:1245-51. 2010
    ..To explore the factors that influence the willingness of junior doctors to provide palliative care in future clinical practice and to evaluate the effect of palliative care education in ameliorating these factors...
  24. ncbi request reprint Does dying at home influence the good death of terminal cancer patients?
    Chien An Yao
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 34:497-504. 2007
    ..Moreover, earlier incorporation of palliative care into anticancer therapies can lead to better death preparation and good-death services, and thus be helpful to achieve a good death...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of a major earthquake on the status of pre-existing physical illness and levels of psychosocial distress in community inhabitants
    Tai Yuan Chiu
    Department of Social Medicine, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 101:322-8. 2002
    ..This study surveyed the changes in the status of pre-existing physical illness and levels of psychosocial distress in a community after this earthquake...
  26. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of the translated McGill Quality of Life Questionnaire-Taiwan version in patients with terminal cancer
    Wen Yu Hu
    School of Nursing, College of Medicine and Hospital, The National Taiwan University, No 1 Jen Ai Road, Sec 1, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 102:97-104. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the psychometric properties of a Chinese language version of the McGill Quality of Life questionnaire (MQOL-Taiwan version) in this population...
  27. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence physicians in providing palliative care in rural communities in Taiwan
    Wen Jing Liu
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 13:781-9. 2005
    ..To identify the willingness, influencing factors, and educational needs of community physicians in providing palliative care in the rural areas of Taiwan...
  28. doi request reprint Correlates of fatigue phenomenon in palliative care patients with advance cancers in Taiwan
    Jaw Shiun Tsai
    Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Palliat Med 15:737-43. 2012
    ..Fatigue is a multidimensional phenomenon that has different meanings according to different societal and cultural settings. This study aims to decipher fatigue in Taiwanese patients with cancer...
  29. doi request reprint Prevailing ethical dilemmas in terminal care for patients with cancer in Taiwan
    Tai Yuan Chiu
    Department of Family Medicine and School of Nursing, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Oncol 27:3964-8. 2009
    ..The study aimed to investigate prevailing ethical dilemmas in terminal care for patients with cancer nationwide and identify related factors after the enactment of the Natural Death Act in Taiwan...
  30. doi request reprint Effects of educational intervention on nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and behavioral intentions toward supplying artificial nutrition and hydration to terminal cancer patients
    Li Shan Ke
    Department of Nursing, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 16:1265-72. 2008
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effects of educational intervention on nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and behavioral intentions regarding supplying artificial nutrition and hydration (ANH) to terminal cancer patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint [The principles of chronic wound assessment and measurement]
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 54:62-7. 2007
    ..It can be used as a source of reference for nurses in the organization of wound management plans and the provision of better care for patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Reflections on an end-of-life care course for preclinical medical students
    Hao Hsiang Chang
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Bei Hu Branch, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 108:636-43. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the effect of a multimodal teaching program on preclinical medical students' knowledge of palliative care, and their beliefs relating to ethical decision-making...
  33. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of silver-releasing dressings in the management of infected chronic wounds
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital and School and Graduate Institute of Nursing, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 17:1973-85. 2008
    ..This paper is a systematic review with the objective of determining the effectiveness of silver-releasing dressing in the management of infected chronic wounds...
  34. doi request reprint [The impact of perinatal death on nurses and their coping strategies]
    Fu Hsuan Chen
    Department of Nursing, Hung Kuang University, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 60:87-91. 2013
    ..This paper also suggests future policies, nursing strategies and further research directions...
  35. doi request reprint Substance use, gender, socioeconomic status and metabolic syndrome among adults in Taiwan
    Lee Fen Ni
    Department of Nursing, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Public Health Nurs 30:18-28. 2013
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  36. ncbi request reprint [Comfort: a concept analysis]
    Jia Ling Tsai
    School of Nursing, Chang Gung University
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:77-82. 2012
    ..Concept analysis can guide further comfort related interventions and research to benefit patients...
  37. doi request reprint Experiences of living with a malignant fungating wound: a qualitative study
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, School and Graduate Institute of Nursing, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 17:2699-708. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the experience of cancer patients living with a malignant fungating wounds...