Hong Jeng Yu

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Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Voiding dysfunction in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Hong Jeng Yu
    National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arthritis Rheum 50:166-72. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Overactive bladder syndrome among community-dwelling adults in Taiwan: prevalence, correlates, perception, and treatment seeking
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urol Int 77:327-33. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of nocturia on symptom-specific quality of life among community-dwelling adults aged 40 years and older
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 67:713-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of hepatitis D virus infection on the long-term outcomes of patients with hepatitis B virus and HIV coinfection in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy: a matched cohort study
    Wang Huei Sheng
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 44:988-95. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Improved outcomes of HIV-1-infected adults with tuberculosis in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    AIDS 17:2615-22. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience of the 23-valent capsular polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccination in HIV-1-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy: a prospective observational study
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Vaccine 22:2006-12. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy monotherapy, a more aggressive yet less invasive option, is oncologically effective in selected men with high-risk prostate cancer having only one D'Amico risk factor: experience from an Asian tertiary referral center
    Huai Ching Tai
    1 Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Endourol 28:165-71. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Intermediate follow-up of hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic nephroureterectomy for management of upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma: comparison with open nephroureterectomy
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 69:1030-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Improved survival of persons with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy in Taiwan
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 59:222-8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Long-term oncologic outcomes of hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic radical nephrectomy to treat clinically localized renal cell carcinoma
    Shun Fa Hung
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 111:41-5. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Voiding dysfunction in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Hong Jeng Yu
    National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arthritis Rheum 50:166-72. 2004
    ..We sought to explore bladder dysfunction in a cohort of women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Overactive bladder syndrome among community-dwelling adults in Taiwan: prevalence, correlates, perception, and treatment seeking
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urol Int 77:327-33. 2006
    ..We investigated the prevalence, correlates, perception of overactive bladder syndrome (OAB) and doctor-consultation behavior among community adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of nocturia on symptom-specific quality of life among community-dwelling adults aged 40 years and older
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 67:713-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate factors predicting the effect of nocturia in a community-based cohort of adults using a nocturia-specific quality-of-life (N-QOL) questionnaire...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of hepatitis D virus infection on the long-term outcomes of patients with hepatitis B virus and HIV coinfection in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy: a matched cohort study
    Wang Huei Sheng
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 44:988-95. 2007
    ..The influence of HDV infection on the responses to highly active antiretroviral therapy and hepatic complications in patients with HBV-HIV coinfection remains uncertain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Improved outcomes of HIV-1-infected adults with tuberculosis in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    AIDS 17:2615-22. 2003
    ..To compare the survival and treatment responses to antiretroviral therapy between HIV-1-infected patients with active TB (TB patients) and without (non-TB patients) in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience of the 23-valent capsular polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccination in HIV-1-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy: a prospective observational study
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Vaccine 22:2006-12. 2004
    ..Vaccination did not increase the risks of all-cause community-acquired pneumonia, HIV progression, and mortality. Vaccination did not increase PVL or decrease CD4+ among HIV-1-infected patients receiving HAART...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy monotherapy, a more aggressive yet less invasive option, is oncologically effective in selected men with high-risk prostate cancer having only one D'Amico risk factor: experience from an Asian tertiary referral center
    Huai Ching Tai
    1 Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Endourol 28:165-71. 2014
    ..To present oncologic results of laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (LRP) monotherapy for men with high-risk, localized prostate cancer, and to find factors associated with a good prognosis via surgery alone...
  8. ncbi request reprint Intermediate follow-up of hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic nephroureterectomy for management of upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma: comparison with open nephroureterectomy
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 69:1030-4. 2007
    ..To evaluate the oncologic outcomes of hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic nephroureterectomy (HARNU) for upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma and compare them with the data from conventional open surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improved survival of persons with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy in Taiwan
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 59:222-8. 2006
    ..611 for persons enrolled in period 3 when compared to period 2 (P = 0.01). Our study suggested that the survival of persons in the late stage of HIV infection in Taiwan continued to improve in the late HAART era...
  10. doi request reprint Long-term oncologic outcomes of hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic radical nephrectomy to treat clinically localized renal cell carcinoma
    Shun Fa Hung
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 111:41-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate the long-term oncological outcomes of hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic radical nephrectomy (HARRN) for treating clinically localized renal cell carcinoma...
  11. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy for upper-tract urothelial carcinoma: comparison with open surgery
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Urology, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, Taipei County, Taiwan
    J Endourol 21:595-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and long-term outcome of hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy (HALNU) in treating upper urinary-tract transitional-cell carcinoma (UT-TCC)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for organ-confined renal cell carcinoma
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Urology, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, Taipei County, Taiwan
    Urology 69:652-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and long-term outcomes of hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy (HALRN) in treating clinically localized renal cell carcinoma...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk of recurrent nontyphoid Salmonella bacteremia in HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy and an increasing trend of fluoroquinolone resistance
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 45:e60-7. 2007
    ..Risk of recurrent nontyphoid Salmonella (NTS) bacteremia and trends of antimicrobial resistance of NTS remain unknown in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster in HIV-1-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy: a prospective observational study
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J STD AIDS 16:673-6. 2005
    ..Baseline CD4+ lymphocyte count was the most significant risk factor associated with development of HZ. HZ was associated with increased risk for HIV progression, but not mortality...
  15. ncbi request reprint Invasive amebiasis as an emerging parasitic disease in patients with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in Taiwan
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Intern Med 165:409-15. 2005
    ..Our objective was to determine the prevalence of invasive amebiasis and intestinal colonization by E histolytica and E dispar in HIV-infected persons and uninfected controls...
  16. ncbi request reprint Differential impact of late-stage HIV-1 infection on in vitro and in vivo maturation of myeloid dendritic cells
    Szu Min Hsieh
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:413-9. 2003
    ..That myeloid DCs fail to achieve full maturation in vivo in late-stage HIV-1 infection may contribute to the failure to induce effective cellular immunity against HIV-1 and opportunistic pathogens...
  17. ncbi request reprint Stopping smoking might reduce tumour recurrence in nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer
    Chung Hsin Chen
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    BJU Int 100:281-6; discussion 286. 2007
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Laparo-endoscopic single-site (LESS) bilateral nephroureterectomy for patients with end-stage renal disease
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, Taipei, Taiwan
    Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 22:61-4. 2013
    ..Our report demonstrates that LESS bilateral nephroureterectomy and bladder cuff resection is a safe and feasible procedure for urothelial carcinoma of upper urinary tract in patients at dialysis...
  19. pmc Prediabetes is associated with an increased risk of testosterone deficiency, independent of obesity and metabolic syndrome
    Chen Hsun Ho
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e74173. 2013
    ..However, testosterone levels in men with prediabetes have been rarely reported. We aimed to investigate whether prediabetes was associated with an increased risk of testosterone deficiency...
  20. pmc Retroperitoneoscopic laparo-endoscopic single-site radical nephrectomy (RLESS-RN): initial experience with a homemade port
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, Taipei, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 9:138. 2011
    ..The results demonstrated that our RLESS technique of radical nephrectomy is a safe and feasible procedure for management of localized renal cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Osteonecrosis in patients with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in Taiwan
    Ya Chi Ho
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 60:382-6. 2007
    ..09), and a higher proportion of lipodystrophy (81.8 versus 15.0%, P<0.0001). Our report suggests that osteonecrosis is a rare complication in HIV-infected patients with prolonged exposure to ART with resultant metabolic complications...
  22. ncbi request reprint Aberrant induction of regulatory activity of CD4+CD25+ T cells by dendritic cells in HIV-infected persons with amebic liver abscess
    Szu Min Hsieh
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:6-13. 2007
    ..histolytica, thus increasing the susceptibility to invasive amebiasis in even early-stage HIV-1-infected persons...
  23. doi request reprint Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection in Taiwan
    Chia Jui Yang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 43:278-84. 2010
    ..This study aimed to describe changes in the incidence and clinical characteristics of NHL in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients in a referral hospital for HIV care...
  24. doi request reprint Late diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus infection in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy: role of socio-behavioral factors and medical encounters
    Yi Chun Lo
    Centers for Disease Control, Department of Health, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 110:306-15. 2011
    ..We investigated the risk factors for late HIV diagnosis in Taiwan...
  25. ncbi request reprint High incidence of and risk factors for metachronous bilateral upper tract urothelial carcinoma in Taiwan
    Po Chien Huang
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    Int J Urol 13:864-9. 2006
    ..A higher rate of bilateral metachronous upper tract (UT) UC was noted in Taiwan. The incidence and risk factors were largely unknown and hence were explored in the study...
  26. doi request reprint A comparative study of multiport versus laparoendoscopic single-site adrenalectomy for benign adrenal tumors
    Victor Chia Hsiang Lin
    Department of Urology, E Da Hospital, No 1 E DA Road, Yan Chau District, Kaohsiung City, 824, Taiwan
    Surg Endosc 26:1135-9. 2012
    ..However, the advantages of LESS over multiport laparoscopic adrenalectomy still are under investigation...
  27. doi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single-site totally extraperitoneal adult inguinal hernia repair: initial 100 patients
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surg Endosc 25:3579-83. 2011
    ..This report aims to describe the authors' initial experience with laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) totally extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernia repair in 100 patients...
  28. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of Taiwanese men with clinically localized prostate cancer post-radical prostatectomy: a comparison with other ethnic groups
    Shu Pin Huang
    Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Aging Male 13:10-7. 2010
    ..We aimed to compare the clinical outcome in patient treated with RP among different ethnic groups and to identify significant prognostic factors in Taiwanese patients...
  29. doi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) nephroureterectomy and en bloc resection of bladder cuff with a novel extravesical endoloop technique
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surg Innov 17:361-5. 2010
    ..To present the initial experience of laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) nephroureterectomy via the transperitoneal approach using the Alexis wound retractor and bladder cuff resection by endoloop...
  30. ncbi request reprint Metastatic prostatic adenocarcinoma in an inguinal hernia sac in a patient with undetectable serum prostate specific antigen level
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, and Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 106:397-9. 2007
    ..Both serum PSA and digital rectal examination may be important in patients with low preoperative PSA level after radical prostatectomy...
  31. doi request reprint Radical cystectomy in the treatment of bladder cancer: oncological outcome and survival predictors
    Chen Hsun Ho
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, and Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, Taipei Branch, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 108:872-8. 2009
    ..To better understand the result of radical cystectomy in the treatment of bladder cancer, we analyzed our data and reported the oncological outcomes and survival predictors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection in Taiwan
    Chi Ying Lin
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 42:227-33. 2009
    ..This retrospective study was conducted to describe the change in incidence and characteristics of HIV-associated KS in Taiwan...
  33. ncbi request reprint Evolution of hepatitis B serological markers in HIV-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Wang Huei Sheng
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1221-9. 2007
    ..Evolution of serological markers of hepatitis B virus (HBV) carriage or infection has rarely been investigated among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  34. pmc Quinolone prophylaxis in transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy: an eight-year single center experience
    Bing Juin Chiang
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, No 7, Chung Shan S Road Zhongshan S Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City 10002, Taiwan Department of Urology, Cardinal Tien Hospital, College of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, No 362, Zhongzheng Road, Xindian District, New Taipei City 231, Taiwan
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:452107. 2013
    ..001). E. coli was the most common pathogen in both groups. Levofloxacin remains effective and appears superior to pipemidic acid based prophylaxis...
  35. doi request reprint Significant association between serum dihydrotestosterone level and prostate volume among Taiwanese men aged 40-79 years
    Chun Hou Liao
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Cardinal Tien Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aging Male 15:28-33. 2012
    ..We evaluated the association between serum sex hormone levels and prostate volume in Taiwanese men...
  36. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized voiding difficulty in female type 2 diabetic patients in the diabetes clinic: a prospective case-control study
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Diabetes Care 27:988-9. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and associated factors of nocturia among adult residents of the Matsu area of Taiwan
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:444-7. 2005
    ..5; 95% confidence interval, 1.4-4.2) was also independently associated with nocturia. This study suggests the importance of nocturia as a health problem and the need for greater awareness and treatment...
  38. doi request reprint Testosterone and sex hormone-binding globulin have significant association with metabolic syndrome in Taiwanese men
    Chun Hou Liao
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Cardinal Tien Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aging Male 15:1-6. 2012
    ..To investigate the relationship between sex hormones and metabolic syndrome (MS) in an Asian population...
  39. pmc Characterization of membranous and cytoplasmic EGFR expression in human normal renal cortex and renal cell carcinoma
    Yeong Shiau Pu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Biomed Sci 16:82. 2009
    ..Our results suggest different locations of EGFR expression may be associated with human renal tumorigenesis...
  40. doi request reprint Expression of stathmin in localized upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma: correlations with prognosis
    Wei Chou Lin
    Department of Pathology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 74:1264-9. 2009
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic partial cystectomy for various bladder pathologies
    Huai Ching Tai
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BJU Int 100:382-5. 2007
    ..To present our initial experience with laparoscopic partial cystectomy (LPC) in selected patients with various bladder pathologies...
  42. pmc Molecular epidemiology of hepatitis D virus infection among injecting drug users with and without human immunodeficiency virus infection in Taiwan
    Sui Yuan Chang
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Medical Biotechnology, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1083-9. 2011
    ..In summary, although IDU had a significantly higher HDV seroprevalence, molecular epidemiologic investigations did not support that HDV was introduced at the same time as HCV among IDU...
  43. doi request reprint Serum testosterone levels significantly correlate with nocturia in men aged 40-79 years
    Chun Hou Liao
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Cardinal Tien Hospital, and Graduate Institute of Basic Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 78:631-5. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between serum sex hormone levels and lower urinary tract symptoms in men aged 40-79 years...
  44. doi request reprint Trends of antiretroviral drug resistance in treatment-naive patients with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in Taiwan
    Sui Yuan Chang
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Medical Biotechnology, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:689-93. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence and trends of antiretroviral drug resistance among HIV-1-infected Taiwanese patients who have been provided with free-of-charge antiretroviral therapy (ART) since 1990...
  45. ncbi request reprint Is there an ethnic difference in the prevalence of lupus cystitis? A report of six cases
    Mao Yuan Chen
    Section of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Lupus 13:263-9. 2004
    ..Lupus cystitis might not be so rare in Chinese patients with SLE. The diagnosis should be kept in mind when lupus patients have urinary and/or GI symptoms...
  46. doi request reprint Feasibility and safety of total extraperitoneal inguinal hernia repair after previous lower abdominal surgery: a case-control study
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surg Endosc 25:3353-6. 2011
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the feasibility and safety of totally extraperitoneal (TEP) endoscopic hernia surgery after previous lower abdominal surgery, which may preclude preperitoneal dissection...
  47. ncbi request reprint Quality of life impact and treatment seeking of Chinese women with urinary incontinence
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Qual Life Res 12:327-33. 2003
    ..Furthermore, treatment seeking in Taiwanese women with significant UI may be more common than thought as a great majority of women with higher IIQ-7 scores had sought medical help...
  48. ncbi request reprint Effects of diabetes on female voiding behavior
    Wei Chia Lee
    Departments of Urology and Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University and Taipei Municipal Hoping Hospital, 7 Chungshan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Urol 172:989-92. 2004
    ..We studied voiding behavior in women with type 2 diabetes vs nondiabetic female controls and examined factors associated with voiding dysfunction in patients with diabetes...
  49. pmc Oncologic outcomes of asian men with clinically localized prostate cancer after extraperitoneal laparoscopic radical prostatectomy: a single-institution experience
    Huai Ching Tai
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, No 7 Chung Shan S Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Prostate Cancer 2011:748616. 2011
    ..EPLRP is curative even for some locally advanced prostate cancers in a midterm follow-up. Even at an Asian center of low volume of radical prostatectomy EPLRP still provides oncologic outcomes similar to that of high volume centers...
  50. doi request reprint A cocktail regimen of intravesical mitomycin-C, doxorubicin, and cisplatin (MDP) for non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer
    Chung Hsin Chen
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urol Oncol 30:421-7. 2012
    ..To compare the efficacy and toxicity profiles of 3 intravesical regimens, including doxorubicin alone, bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG), and a cocktail regimen, in the prevention of bladder cancer recurrence...
  51. pmc Down-regulation of PKCζ in renal cell carcinoma and its clinicopathological implications
    Yeong Shiau Pu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Biomed Sci 19:39. 2012
    ..However, the correlation between PKCζ expression and the clinical outcome in RCC patients is unclear. We examined the level of PKCζ expression in human RCC...
  52. ncbi request reprint Primary primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the urinary tract
    Kuo How Huang
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 105:1008-12. 2006
    ..The patient died of disseminated disease 1 year after the discovery of recurrence. Urinary tract PNET appears to be an aggressive malignancy. Long-term survival is possible if complete resection is performed at an early stage...
  53. ncbi request reprint Clear cell carcinoma of female urethral diverticulum--a case report
    Wen Ching Weng
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 112:489-91. 2013
    ..She had no disease recurrence at 2-year follow-up. Careful clinical examination and image studies are helpful in making the preoperative diagnosis for the rare disease. Early radical surgery can achieve better survival. ..
  54. doi request reprint Alterations in peripheral purinergic and muscarinic signaling of rat bladder after long-term fructose-induced metabolic syndrome
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Urology, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan
    Eur J Nutr 52:347-59. 2013
    ..We explored the pathophysiologic mechanisms of long-term fructose-induced lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in rats...
  55. doi request reprint Penile veins are the principal component in erectile rigidity: a study of penile venous stripping on defrosted human cadavers
    Geng Long Hsu
    Microsurgical Potency Reconstruction and Research Center, Hsu s Andrology, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Androl 33:1176-85. 2012
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Low serum sex hormone-binding globulin: marker of inflammation?
    Chun Hou Liao
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, School of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Chim Acta 413:803-7. 2012
    ..Low sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) is associated with metabolic syndrome (MetS), but its relationship with inflammation is unclear...
  57. doi request reprint Comparison between hand-assisted laparoscopic and retroperitoneoscopic nephroureterectomy for the management of upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma: analysis of an intermediate follow-up period
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei County, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:49-53. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma in the urinary bladder with radiation-induced hemorrhagic cystitis
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Urology, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Ban Ciao, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 106:861-3. 2007
    ..Due to the similar appearance, these tumors are liable to be misinterpreted as engorged vessels secondary to irradiation if biopsies are not taken. Differential diagnosis by pathology is mandatory for such patients...
  59. ncbi request reprint Comparison of bone marrow studies with blood culture for etiological diagnosis of disseminated mycobacterial and fungal infection in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    Cheng Chin Ker
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 35:89-93. 2002
    ..This study demonstrated that bone marrow examination provides an additional aid in the diagnosis of disseminated mycobacterial or fungal infections in patients with human immunodeficiency virus who had prolonged fever...
  60. ncbi request reprint Response to efavirenz plus two nucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitors in patients with advanced stage human immunodeficiency virus-1 infection in Taiwan
    Shou Chin Deng
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 36:10-4. 2003
    ....
  61. pmc Hyposensitivity of C-fiber afferents at the distal extremities as an indicator of early stages diabetic bladder dysfunction in type 2 diabetic women
    Wei Chia Lee
    Division of Urology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan Graduate Institution of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 9:e86463. 2014
    ..To investigate the relationship between distal symmetric peripheral neuropathy and early stages of autonomic bladder dysfunction in type 2 diabetic women...
  62. ncbi request reprint The activation of peripheral 5-HT1A receptors can inhibit seminal vesicle contraction: an in vivo animal study
    Ju Ton Hsieh
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 78:376-9. 2011
    ..To elucidate the differential effects of stimulating various peripheral 5-HT receptor subtypes on the contractile response of seminal vesicles (SVs) induced by electrical stimulation (ES)...
  63. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease affects the stone-free rate after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for proximal ureteric stones
    Shun Fa Hung
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BJU Int 105:1162-7. 2010
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Transurethral RollerLoop vapor resection of prostate for treatment of symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia: a 2-year follow-up study
    Chih Kuang Liu
    Department of Urology, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 40:409-15. 2006
    ....
  65. pmc Hypoxia preconditioning attenuates bladder overdistension-induced oxidative injury by up-regulation of Bcl-2 in the rat
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Medical Research, National Taiwan University Hospital, No 7 Chung Shan S Road, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Physiol 554:815-28. 2004
    ..Bcl-2 up-regulation by hypoxia preconditioning contributes protection against overdistension/emptying-induced oxidative stress and injury in the bladder...
  66. doi request reprint Urodynamic findings in female diabetic patients with and without overactive bladder symptoms
    Chen Hsun Ho
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neurourol Urodyn 29:424-7. 2010
    ..The purpose was to analyze urodynamic findings in female diabetic patients with OAB symptoms...
  67. pmc Association between amebic liver abscess and human immunodeficiency virus infection in Taiwanese subjects
    Meng Shuian Hsu
    Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Infect Dis 8:48. 2008
    ..Thirty-three Taiwanese subjects with amebic liver abscess (ALA) were examined and a possible correlation between ALA and HIV infection was investigated...
  68. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy for HIV infection in Taiwan
    Chi Tai Fang
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 106:631-40. 2007
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of HAART therapy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Changes in the clinical spectrum of opportunistic illnesses in persons with HIV infection in Taiwan in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Hsin Yun Sun
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 59:311-6. 2006
    ..We concluded that despite the significant decrease in the number of AIDS-related OIs, the relative frequencies of common OIs did not change significantly after the introduction of HAART...
  70. ncbi request reprint Dose reduction for the management of indinavir-related toxicity in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected patients in Taiwan: clinical and pharmacokinetic assessment
    Sung Ching Pan
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 38:31-4. 2005
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  71. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation of secondary prophylaxis in AIDS patients with disseminated non-tuberculous mycobacteria infection
    Chung Hsin Liao
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 37:50-6. 2004
    ..In patients who received HAART and had a favorable response with viral suppression and immune restoration, discontinuation of secondary prophylaxis against disseminated NTM infections was safe...
  72. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of plasma hepatitis B virus levels after highly active antiretroviral therapy in patients with HIV infection
    Chi Tai Fang
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hepatol 39:1028-35. 2003
    ..This study aimed to compare the HBV dynamics between HBeAg-positive and HBeAg-negative coinfected patients treated with lamivudine-containing HAART...
  73. pmc Surgical management in enterovesical fistula in crohn disease at a single medical center
    Yann Rong Su
    1 Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int Surg 99:120-5. 2014
    ..The preoperative diagnosis and definite management of this rare complication are challenges for physicians, urologists, and surgeons. ..
  74. doi request reprint Multifactorial causes of irritating bladder symptoms in patients with Sjögren's syndrome
    Kuang Lun Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:97-101. 2011
    ..The mechanism remains unclear. The aim of this study is to elucidate the possible etiologies underlying this problem...
  75. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic vesicovascular reflex induced by acute urinary retention evokes proinflammatory and proapoptotic injury in rat liver
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 288:F1005-14. 2005
    ..Reduction of the hepatic sympathetic tone or antioxidant supplement significantly attenuates these injuries...
  76. doi request reprint Novel inanimate training model for urethrovesical anastomosis in laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
    Shiu Dong Chung
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Asian J Surg 33:188-92. 2010
    ..We developed a novel ex vivo training model for advanced laparoscopic suturing techniques necessary in laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (LRP)...
  77. doi request reprint Non-inferiority of silodosin to tamsulosin in treating patients with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
    Hong Jeng Yu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    BJU Int 108:1843-8. 2011
    ..2 mg daily in treating patients with LUTS associated with BPH. Relative to tamsulosin, silodosin has less cardiovascular side effects as judged by the minimal changes of blood pressure and pulse rats after treatment...
  78. doi request reprint Solifenacin and tolterodine are equally effective in the treatment of overactive bladder symptoms
    Chen Hsun Ho
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 109:702-8. 2010
    ..More data comparing these agents are still required. This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of solifenacin and tolterodine in Taiwanese patients with OAB symptoms...
  79. doi request reprint Anti-angiogenic effects and mechanism of prazosin
    Chun Hou Liao
    Department of Surgery, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Prostate 71:976-84. 2011
    ..Prazosin induces apoptosis in three prostate cancer cell lines. We hypothesized that prazosin, a more potent alpha1-adrenoceptor antagonist with a distinct mechanism, exhibits anti-angiogenic activity...
  80. doi request reprint Association of single-nucleotide polymorphism 3 and c.553G>T of APOA5 with hypertriglyceridemia after treatment with highly active antiretroviral therapy containing protease inhibitors in hiv-infected individuals in Taiwan
    Sui Yuan Chang
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Medical Biotechnology, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 48:832-5. 2009
    ..553G>T variants or APOA5 SNP1T/SNP2G/SNP3C/c.553T haplotype were statistically significantly associated with development of extreme hypertriglyceridemia (triglyceride level, >500 mg/dL)...
  81. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation and outcome of toxoplasmic encephalitis in patients with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    Ya Chi Ho
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 41:386-92. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the clinical and radioimaging characteristics and treatment response in HIV-infected patients with TE in Taiwan...
  82. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular dysfunction is associated with CD4 lymphocyte count rather than opportunistic infection in human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Wei Tien Chang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 102:158-63. 2003
    ..CD4 lymphocyte count and opportunistic infection are the major indicators for the clinical staging of HIV infection. This study investigated the association of these indicators with LV dysfunction in the clinical course of HIV infection...
  83. ncbi request reprint Osteonecrosis of the femoral head in a human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected patient with lipodystrophy
    Yu Chieh Tsai
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 101:210-3. 2002
    ..While osteonecrosis among Taiwanese HIV-infected patients is uncommon, the potential for the development of this long-term complication should be carefully monitored as more patients survive for longer periods after HAART...
  84. ncbi request reprint Current state of HIV/AIDS in Taiwan and reappraisal of early diagnostic value of serial and comparative analyses of western blot patterns of HIV infection
    Mao Yuan Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:39-46. 2002
    ..However, we believe that each country can afford to carry out WB studies. With experience, the reaction patterns can be interpreted easily and correlated with any clinical changes (Fig. 1)...
  85. ncbi request reprint Genetic drift of parvovirus B19 is found in AIDS patients with persistent B19 infection
    Chien Ching Hung
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Infectious Disease, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Med Virol 78:1374-84. 2006
    ..Nucleotide substitutions seen in VP2 gene of isolates with genetic drift from both patients were all non-conserved, suggesting that they are positively selected...
  86. pmc Rapid detection of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtype e infection by PCR
    Mao Yuan Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, No 1 Chang Te Street, Taipei, Taiwan 100, Republic of China
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3805-9. 2002
    ..0% and a specificity of 98.6%. This is a simple, convenient, and sensitive method for rapid detection of subtype E viruses, especially in regions in which viruses of subtypes B and E are predominant...
  87. doi request reprint Finasteride upregulates expression of androgen receptor in hyperplastic prostate and LNCaP cells: implications for chemoprevention of prostate cancer
    Ju Ton Hsieh
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University, College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Prostate 71:1115-21. 2011
    ..Therefore, this study evaluated the effects of finasteride on AR expression in prostate tissue and in the LNCaP cell line...
  88. pmc Association between schizophrenia and urinary calculi: a population-based case-control study
    Shih Ping Liu
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e56942. 2013
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  89. pmc Advances in understanding of mammalian penile evolution, human penile anatomy and human erection physiology: clinical implications for physicians and surgeons
    Cheng Hsing Hsieh
    Division of Urology, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, Taipei Branch, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Buddhist Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
    Med Sci Monit 18:RA118-25. 2012
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  90. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of p53 and X-ray repair cross-complementing group 1 polymorphisms on prostate-specific antigen recurrence in prostate cancer post radical prostatectomy
    Shu Pin Huang
    Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, No 100 Shih chuan 1st Road, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Clin Cancer Res 13:6632-8. 2007
    ..We investigated the potential prognostic roles of p53 (codon 72) and XRCC1 (codons 194, 280, and 399) polymorphisms in clinical localized prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy...
  91. doi request reprint Characteristics of female non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer in Taiwan: association with upper tract urothelial carcinoma and end-stage renal disease
    Chung Hsin Chen
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Urology 71:1155-60. 2008
    ..Urothelial carcinogenic mechanisms may differ between men and women. We investigated gender differences in the pathological characteristics and clinical outcomes of non-muscle-invasive bladder urothelial carcinoma (UC)...
  92. pmc Appropriate cut-off value for follicle-stimulating hormone in azoospermia to predict spermatogenesis
    Shyh Chyan Chen
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University, College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 8:108. 2010
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the optimal cut-off value for FSH to predict the presence of spermatogenesis in patients with non-obstructive azoospermia...
  93. doi request reprint Comparison of overall sexual function, sexual intercourse/activity, sexual satisfaction, and sexual desire during the three trimesters of pregnancy and assessment of their determinants
    Shiow Ru Chang
    School of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Sex Med 8:2859-67. 2011
    ..Pregnancy affects women's sexual function. However, few reports have addressed this phenomenon...
  94. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus retinitis and immune recovery uveitis in AIDS patients treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy in Taiwanese
    Yu Chi Lin
    Department of Ophthalmology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 16:83-7. 2008
    ..To determine the characteristics of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis and immune recovery uveitis (IRU) in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  95. pmc Placental transmission of human parvovirus 4 in newborns with hydrops, Taiwan
    Mao Yuan Chen
    National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1954-6. 2011
    ..In 1 additional case, only the mother had PARV4 DNA. Our findings demonstrate that PARV4 can be transmitted through the placenta...
  96. pmc Impact of first-line protease inhibitors on predicted resistance to tipranavir in HIV-1-infected patients with virological failure
    Szu Min Hsieh
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    BMC Infect Dis 9:154. 2009
    ..However, in clinical practice, whether the HIV-1 from the patients with virological failure to the regimens containing first-line PIs remains susceptible to TPV/r may be questionable...
  97. ncbi request reprint Impact of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection on outcomes of patients infected with HIV in an area where HBV infection is hyperendemic
    Wang Huei Sheng
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1471-7. 2004
    ..94; 95% CI, 0.53-1.66), HBV-infected patients had an increased risk for virologic failure (AOR, 1.76; 95% CI, 1.03-2.99) and death (AHR, 1.71; 95% CI, 1.19-2.47) after highly active antiretroviral therapy was initiated...
  98. ncbi request reprint Primary adrenal insufficiency in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: report of four cases
    Yi Wen Huang
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 37:250-3. 2004
    ..In 1 of the patients, fluconazole was considered contributory to the development of adrenal insufficiency after treatment at a daily dose of 800 mg for 68 days...
  99. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of viral hepatitis and infectious complications among human immunodeficiency virus-infected injection drug users at a referral hospital
    Shiou Haur Liang
    Section of Infectious Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, E Da Hospital, I Shou University, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 41:200-8. 2008
    ....
  100. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation of secondary prophylaxis for penicilliosis marneffei in AIDS patients responding to highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Chien Ching Hung
    AIDS 16:672-3. 2002
  101. ncbi request reprint Clinical course of children of human immunodeficiency virus-infected mothers in Taiwan
    Shun Cheng Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Changhua Christian Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 37:225-30. 2004
    ..Based on these results, the vertical rate of transmission was 18% (2/11). Early detection of HIV-infected pregnancy is vital to reduce the incidence of HIV-infected births...