Mei Hwa Jan

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Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Investigation of clinical effects of high- and low-resistance training for patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial
    Mei Hwa Jan
    Medical College, School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, National Taiwan University, and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei Hsien, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Phys Ther 88:427-36. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Surplus value of hip adduction in leg-press exercise in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
    Chen Yi Song
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Phys Ther 89:409-18. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of 2 non-weight-bearing interventions, proprioception training versus strength training, for patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized clinical trial
    Da Hon Lin
    Department of Orthopaedics, En Chu Kong Hospital, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 39:450-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of age and sex on the results of an ankle plantar-flexor manual muscle test
    Mei Hwa Jan
    Department of Orthopaedics, En Chu Kong Hospital, Taiwan
    Phys Ther 85:1078-84. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a target-matching foot-stepping exercise on proprioception and function in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Mei Hwa Jan
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, San shia Town, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 38:19-25. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of a home program on strength, walking speed, and function after total hip replacement
    Mei Hwa Jan
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Republic of China
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1943-51. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the end-range mobilization and scapular mobilization approach in a subgroup of subjects with frozen shoulder syndrome: a randomized control trial
    Jing lan Yang
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, No 1 Changde Street, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City 100, Taiwan
    Man Ther 17:47-52. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of repetitive shortwave diathermy for reducing synovitis in patients with knee osteoarthritis: an ultrasonographic study
    Mei Hwa Jan
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Phys Ther 86:236-44. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of impairments influencing gait velocity and asymmetry of hemiplegic patients after mild to moderate stroke
    An Lun Hsu
    Department of Physical Therapy, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1185-93. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Role of the vastus medialis obliquus in repositioning the patella: a dynamic computed tomography study
    Yeong Fwu Lin
    Graduate Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Sports Med 36:741-6. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Investigation of clinical effects of high- and low-resistance training for patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial
    Mei Hwa Jan
    Medical College, School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, National Taiwan University, and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei Hsien, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Phys Ther 88:427-36. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of high- and low-resistance strength training in elderly subjects with knee OA...
  2. doi request reprint Surplus value of hip adduction in leg-press exercise in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
    Chen Yi Song
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Phys Ther 89:409-18. 2009
    ..Hip adduction in conjunction with knee extension is commonly used in clinical practice; however, evidence supporting the efficacy of this exercise is lacking...
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of 2 non-weight-bearing interventions, proprioception training versus strength training, for patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized clinical trial
    Da Hon Lin
    Department of Orthopaedics, En Chu Kong Hospital, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 39:450-7. 2009
    ..Randomized clinical trial...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of age and sex on the results of an ankle plantar-flexor manual muscle test
    Mei Hwa Jan
    Department of Orthopaedics, En Chu Kong Hospital, Taiwan
    Phys Ther 85:1078-84. 2005
    ..Because muscle strength is closely related to age and sex, the "normal" test criterion was re-evaluated in different groups categorized by age and sex...
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a target-matching foot-stepping exercise on proprioception and function in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Mei Hwa Jan
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, San shia Town, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 38:19-25. 2008
    ..A randomized clinical trial design...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of a home program on strength, walking speed, and function after total hip replacement
    Mei Hwa Jan
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Republic of China
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1943-51. 2004
    ..To assess the efficacy of a home exercise program in increasing hip muscle strength, walking speed, and function in patients more than 1.5 years after total hip replacement (THR)...
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the end-range mobilization and scapular mobilization approach in a subgroup of subjects with frozen shoulder syndrome: a randomized control trial
    Jing lan Yang
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, No 1 Changde Street, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City 100, Taiwan
    Man Ther 17:47-52. 2012
    ..Similar improvements were found between the EMSMTA group and control group. The EMSMTA was more effective than a standardized physical therapy program in a subgroup of subjects who fit the criteria from a prediction method...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of repetitive shortwave diathermy for reducing synovitis in patients with knee osteoarthritis: an ultrasonographic study
    Mei Hwa Jan
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Phys Ther 86:236-44. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether repetitive SW diathermy, using ultrasonographic examination, could reduce synovitis in patients with knee osteoarthritis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of impairments influencing gait velocity and asymmetry of hemiplegic patients after mild to moderate stroke
    An Lun Hsu
    Department of Physical Therapy, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1185-93. 2003
    ..To identify the most important impairments determining gait velocity and asymmetry in patients with mild to moderate stroke...
  10. doi request reprint Role of the vastus medialis obliquus in repositioning the patella: a dynamic computed tomography study
    Yeong Fwu Lin
    Graduate Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Sports Med 36:741-6. 2008
    ..It has been assumed that patellofemoral pain syndrome results from patellar malalignment. The precise role the vastus medialis obliquus plays in mediating the underlying pathologic abnormality is unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of proprioceptive functions between computerized proprioception facilitation exercise and closed kinetic chain exercise in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Da Hon Lin
    Department of Orthopaedics, En Chu Kong Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Clin Rheumatol 26:520-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to compare proprioceptive function between computerized proprioception facilitation exercise (CPFE) and closed kinetic chain exercise (CKCE) for knee osteoarthritis...
  12. doi request reprint Effects of weight-bearing versus nonweight-bearing exercise on function, walking speed, and position sense in participants with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial
    Mei Hwa Jan
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University and the Physical Therapy Center, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:897-904. 2009
    ..To investigate whether weight-bearing (WB) exercise enhances functional capacity to a greater extent than nonweight-bearing (NWB) exercise in participants with knee osteoarthritis...
  13. doi request reprint The effects of quadriceps contraction on different patellofemoral alignment subtypes: an axial computed tomography study
    Mei Hwa Jan
    School of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 39:264-9. 2009
    ..Controlled laboratory study...
  14. doi request reprint The role of patellar alignment and tracking in vivo: the potential mechanism of patellofemoral pain syndrome
    Chen Yi Song
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei City
    Phys Ther Sport 12:140-7. 2011
    ..An attempt is made to identify the potential mechanism of patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessment of stretching of the iliotibial tract with Ober and modified Ober tests: an ultrasonographic study
    Tyng Guey Wang
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1407-11. 2006
    ..To assess stretching of the iliotibial tract with Ober and modified Ober tests, by assessing morphologic changes of the tract using ultrasonography during stretching...
  16. doi request reprint Scapular kinematics and impairment features for classifying patients with subacromial impingement syndrome
    Cheng Ju Hung
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    Man Ther 15:547-51. 2010
    ..It appears that scapular kinematics and impairment features can be used to classify subjects with SAIS in addition to self-report. Prospective validation of the proposed prediction method requires further investigation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of isokinetic muscle strength of the lower extremities in patients with stroke
    An Lun Hsu
    Department of Physical Therapy, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1130-7. 2002
    ..To i the test-retest reliability of isokinetic strength measurements of 3 muscle groups of the lower extremities in stroke patients...
  18. doi request reprint Association between sonographic morphology of vastus medialis obliquus and patellar alignment in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome
    Yeong Fwu Lin
    Department of Orthopaedics, West Garden Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 38:196-202. 2008
    ..Descriptive, correlational, anatomical laboratory study...
  19. doi request reprint Proprioception assessment in subjects with idiopathic loss of shoulder range of motion: joint position sense and a novel proprioceptive feedback index
    Jing lan Yang
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Res 26:1218-24. 2008
    ..Results of JPS and PFI suggest that both capsuloligamentous and musculotendinous mechanoreceptors play an important role in proprioception feedback during active movements in subjects with idiopathic loss of shoulder ROM...
  20. ncbi request reprint Risk-factor analysis of high school basketball-player ankle injuries: a prospective controlled cohort study evaluating postural sway, ankle strength, and flexibility
    Hsing Kuo Wang
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:821-5. 2006
    ..To analyze risk factors, including postural sway, ankle strength, and flexibility, for the prediction of ankle injuries in men's high school basketball players...
  21. ncbi request reprint Two stretching treatments for the hamstrings: proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation versus kinesio taping
    Che Hsiu Chen
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Sport Rehabil 22:59-66. 2013
    ..Recent studies have shown that the static stretch (SS) may adversely affect leg-muscle performance...
  22. doi request reprint Reliability and relationship between 2 measurements of transversus abdominis dimension taken during an abdominal drawing-in maneuver using a novel approach of ultrasound imaging
    Jhong Lin Jhu
    Eden Social Welfare Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 40:826-32. 2010
    ..Reliability study of clinical measurement...
  23. doi request reprint Differences in sonographic characteristics of the vastus medialis obliquus between patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome and healthy adults
    Mei Hwa Jan
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Sports Med 37:1743-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to observe the difference in sonographic findings of the VMO between patients with PFPS and healthy adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of anterolateral minimally invasive surgery in total hip arthroplasty on hip muscle strength, walking speed, and functional score
    Da Hon Lin
    Department of Orthopaedics, En Chu Kong Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Arthroplasty 22:1187-92. 2007
    ..05). Although the mini-incision technique is more difficult than the conventional technique, its use by experienced surgeons can produce quicker short-term recovery...
  25. doi request reprint A novel method for measuring electromechanical delay of the vastus medialis obliquus and vastus lateralis
    Han Yu Chen
    Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei City, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 35:14-20. 2009
    ..3 +/- 2.2 ms and 24.8 +/- 5.8 ms, respectively. This new method provides a more precise measurement of EMD in the VMO and VL than does the conventional method because of the use of patellar movement as the mechanical output...