Yungling Leo Lee

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Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Gene-gene and gene-environmental interactions of childhood asthma: a multifactor dimension reduction approach
    Ming Wei Su
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e30694. 2012
  2. pmc Interleukin-13 genetic variants, household carpet use and childhood asthma
    Ching Hui Tsai
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e51970. 2013
  3. pmc Fine particle, ozone exposure, and asthma/wheezing: effect modification by glutathione S-transferase P1 polymorphisms
    Bing Fang Hwang
    Department of Occupational Safety and Heath and Graduate Program, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e52715. 2013
  4. pmc Serum polyfluoroalkyl concentrations, asthma outcomes, and immunological markers in a case-control study of Taiwanese children
    Guang Hui Dong
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, China
    Environ Health Perspect 121:507-13, 513e1-8. 2013
  5. pmc Gestational medication use, birth conditions, and early postnatal exposures for childhood asthma
    Yang Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Dev Immunol 2012:913426. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and the occurrence of bronchitis in adolescents
    Yungling L Lee
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E149-53. 2013
  7. pmc Pulmonary function and incident bronchitis and asthma in children: a community-based prospective cohort study
    Yungling Leo Lee
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e32477. 2012
  8. pmc Household environmental tobacco smoke and risks of asthma, wheeze and bronchitic symptoms among children in Taiwan
    Ching Hui Tsai
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respir Res 11:11. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and respiratory disease mortality in Shenyang, China: a 12-year population-based retrospective cohort study
    Guang Hui Dong
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, PR China
    Respiration 84:360-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Lipid profiles in children with and without asthma: interaction of asthma and obesity on hyperlipidemia
    Yang Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 7:20-5. 2013

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Publications29

  1. pmc Gene-gene and gene-environmental interactions of childhood asthma: a multifactor dimension reduction approach
    Ming Wei Su
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e30694. 2012
    ..The importance of gene-gene and gene-environment interactions on asthma is well documented in literature, but a systematic analysis on the interaction between various genetic and environmental factors is still lacking...
  2. pmc Interleukin-13 genetic variants, household carpet use and childhood asthma
    Ching Hui Tsai
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e51970. 2013
    ..9; p for interaction, 0.02). In conclusions, IL-13 genetic variants showed significant adverse effects on asthma phenotypes among children. The results also suggested that asthma pathogenesis might be mediated by household carpet use...
  3. pmc Fine particle, ozone exposure, and asthma/wheezing: effect modification by glutathione S-transferase P1 polymorphisms
    Bing Fang Hwang
    Department of Occupational Safety and Heath and Graduate Program, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e52715. 2013
    ..There are limited studies on the role of interaction between exposure to ambient air pollution and glutathione-S-transferase (GST) P1 on the risk of asthma/wheezing among children, which provided suggestive, but inconclusive results...
  4. pmc Serum polyfluoroalkyl concentrations, asthma outcomes, and immunological markers in a case-control study of Taiwanese children
    Guang Hui Dong
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, China
    Environ Health Perspect 121:507-13, 513e1-8. 2013
    ..Perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) are ubiquitous pollutants. Experimental data suggest that they may be associated with adverse health outcomes, including asthma. However, there is little supporting epidemiological evidence...
  5. pmc Gestational medication use, birth conditions, and early postnatal exposures for childhood asthma
    Yang Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Dev Immunol 2012:913426. 2012
    ..Exposure to these factors led to dose responsiveness in relationships to asthma. Most of the exposures revealed a greater impact on early-onset asthma, except for vacuum use and daycare attendance...
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and the occurrence of bronchitis in adolescents
    Yungling L Lee
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E149-53. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to assess the association between BMI and the incidence of bronchitis in the Taiwan Children Health Study...
  7. pmc Pulmonary function and incident bronchitis and asthma in children: a community-based prospective cohort study
    Yungling Leo Lee
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e32477. 2012
    ..However, the evidence for the predictive effects of pulmonary function on respiratory health in children was still inconsistent...
  8. pmc Household environmental tobacco smoke and risks of asthma, wheeze and bronchitic symptoms among children in Taiwan
    Ching Hui Tsai
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respir Res 11:11. 2010
    ..Although studies show that maternal smoking during pregnancy increases the risks of respiratory outcomes in childhood, evidence concerning the effects of household environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure remains inconsistent...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and respiratory disease mortality in Shenyang, China: a 12-year population-based retrospective cohort study
    Guang Hui Dong
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, PR China
    Respiration 84:360-8. 2012
    ..However, few studies have investigated the association of outdoor air pollution with respiratory mortality, especially in the high pollution range...
  10. doi request reprint Lipid profiles in children with and without asthma: interaction of asthma and obesity on hyperlipidemia
    Yang Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 7:20-5. 2013
    ..We aim to examine (1) the association of dyslipidemia and asthma, (2) the interaction effect of asthma and obesity on hyperlipidemia, and (3) whether a gender difference existed in the above relationships...
  11. pmc Predictive equations using regression analysis of pulmonary function for healthy children in Northeast China
    Ya Nan Ma
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning Province, PR China
    PLoS ONE 8:e63875. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to develop more accurate predictive equations for spirometric reference values for children aged 9 to 15 years in Northeast China...
  12. doi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and male sex modify the influence of IL-13 genetic variants on cord blood IgE levels
    Chien Han Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:456-63. 2012
    ..03 and 0.007, respectively). In conclusion, the influence of IL-13 genetic variants on cIgE elevation was modified by male sex and prenatal ETS...
  13. doi request reprint Early-life indoor environmental exposures increase the risk of childhood asthma
    Yang Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, 17 Xuzhou Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 215:19-25. 2011
    ..And the earlier exposures may trigger the earlier onset. Interventions in avoiding these environmental exposures are necessary for early-prevention of childhood asthma...
  14. doi request reprint Association of area socioeconomic status with lung function in children
    Yi Fan Wu
    Department of Family Medicine, Taipei City Hospital, Renai Branch, Taipei, Taiwan
    Prev Med 55:644-9. 2012
    ..The study investigates the association between area-level socioeconomic status (SES) and children's lung function...
  15. pmc Allergic predisposition modifies the effects of pet exposure on respiratory disease in boys and girls: the seven northeast cities of China (SNECC) study
    Guang Hui Dong
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, China Medical University, 92 North 2nd Road, Heping District, Shenyang, Liaoning Province 110001, China
    Environ Health 11:50. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess the relationship between pet exposure and respiratory symptoms in Chinese children, and to investigate the modified effects of gender and allergic predisposition on such relationship...
  16. doi request reprint Association of time-location patterns with urinary cotinine among asthmatic children under household environmental tobacco smoke exposure
    Kuan Yen Tung
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Environ Res 124:7-12. 2013
    ..In this study, we explored the relationship between time inside the house, ETS exposure and urinary cotinine level, and also determined the association of time inside the house on asthma phenotypes when children exposed to ETS...
  17. pmc Gender differences and effect of air pollution on asthma in children with and without allergic predisposition: northeast Chinese children health study
    Guang Hui Dong
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning Province, People s Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 6:e22470. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Microsomal epoxide hydroxylase genotypes/diplotypes, traffic air pollution, and childhood asthma
    Kuan Yen Tung
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Chest 139:839-48. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Effects of ambient air pollution on pulmonary function among schoolchildren
    Yungling Leo Lee
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 214:369-75. 2011
    ..5) were generally negative for boys, none achieved statistical significance. Our data suggests that ambient traffic-related pollution had chronic adverse effects on pulmonary function in schoolchildren, especially for boys...
  20. doi request reprint Joint effects of birth outcomes and childhood body mass index on respiratory symptoms
    Wen Hua Wang
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur Respir J 39:1213-9. 2012
    ..LBW, pre-term birth and childhood BMI are all independent risk factors for respiratory symptoms in children. Children with a history of LBW, pre-term birth or SGA and a higher current BMI might have larger respiratory burden...
  21. pmc Air pollution and stillbirth: a population-based case-control study in Taiwan
    Bing Fang Hwang
    Department of Occupational Safety and Health, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1345-9. 2011
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  22. doi request reprint Environmental factors associated with overweight and obesity in taiwanese children
    Yang Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health, National Taiwan
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:561-71. 2012
    ..We explored the relationship among sociodemographic, behavioural, household environmental and perinatal factors, and risks of childhood overweight and obesity in Taiwan...
  23. pmc Long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and mortality due to cardiovascular disease and cerebrovascular disease in Shenyang, China
    Pengfei Zhang
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, People s Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 6:e20827. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether exposure to ambient-air pollution increases the risk for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint Perfluoroalkyl acids in blood serum samples from children in Taiwan
    Jia Bao
    School of Science, Shenyang University of Technology, Shenyang, 110870, China
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 21:7650-5. 2014
    ..05). Furthermore, serum PFBS, PFHxS, and PFOA concentrations in the male children were considerably higher than those in the female children (p = 0.049, p = 0.000, p = 0.000). ..
  25. doi request reprint Air pollution and prevalence of bronchitic symptoms among children in Taiwan
    Bing Fang Hwang
    Department of Occupational Safety and Health, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Chest 138:956-64. 2010
    ..These studies provided suggestive but inconclusive results. Therefore, the objective of this study is to assess the association between air pollutants and the prevalence of bronchitic symptoms in the Taiwan Children Health Study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Air pollution and limb defects: A matched-pairs case-control study in Taiwan
    Yu Ting Lin
    Department of Public Health, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Environ Res 132:273-80. 2014
    ..Air pollution influences the development of limb defects in animals. There is little epidemiologic evidence on the effect of prenatal air pollution exposure on the risk of limb defects...
  27. doi request reprint Prediction of hand strength by hand injury severity scoring system in hand injured patients
    Delmar C Y Lin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Zhong Xing Branch, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Disabil Rehabil 34:423-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate post-injury hand strength, this study was conducted to assess the predictability of hand injury severity scoring (HISS) system to hand strength after a period of recovery...
  28. doi request reprint Tumour necrosis factor G-308A polymorphism modifies the effect of home dampness on childhood asthma
    Ching Hui Tsai
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Occup Environ Med 68:771-6. 2011
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate the effects of home dampness and tumour necrosis factor-α gene (TNF-α) on asthma in Taiwanese children...
  29. doi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase, incense burning and asthma in children
    I J Wang
    Department of Paediatrics, Taipei Hospital, Department of Health, School of Medicine, FuJen Catholic University, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Eur Respir J 37:1371-7. 2011
    ..05). Incense burning is a risk factor for asthma and wheezing, especially in GSTT1 genetically susceptible children...