Chih Yen Chen

Summary

Affiliation: Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differential influences of gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy on plasma nesfatin-1 and obestatin levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Wei Jei Lee
    Department of Surgery, Min Sheng General Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Curr Pharm Des 19:5830-5. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Insulin secretion and interleukin-1β dependent mechanisms in human diabetes remission after metabolic surgery
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Med Chem 20:2374-88. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term etanercept therapy favors weight gain and ameliorates cachexia in rheumatoid arthritis patients: roles of gut hormones and leptin
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Pharm Des 19:1956-64. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Ghrelin and motilin in the gastrointestinal system
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Pharm Des 18:4755-65. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Intracerebroventricular O-n-octanoylated ghrelin and its splice variant-induced feeding is blocked by insulin, independent of obestatin or CRF receptor, in satiated rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Nutrition 28:812-20. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Modulation of ingestive behavior and gastrointestinal motility by ghrelin in diabetic animals and humans
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan, R O C
    J Chin Med Assoc 73:225-9. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Impacts of peripheral obestatin on colonic motility and secretion in conscious fed rats
    C Y Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Peptides 29:1603-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A novel simultaneous measurement method to assess the influence of intracerebroventricular obestatin on colonic motility and secretion in conscious rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Peptides 31:1113-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Electrogastrographic characteristics in subjects with stomach remnant
    Hsing Feng Lee
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:339-44. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of Helicobacter pylori eradicated therapy on water gastric emptying in patients with active duodenal ulcer
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1250-6. 2003

Detail Information

Publications53

  1. ncbi request reprint Differential influences of gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy on plasma nesfatin-1 and obestatin levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Wei Jei Lee
    Department of Surgery, Min Sheng General Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Curr Pharm Des 19:5830-5. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the novel anorexic hormone nesfatin-1 and another new hormone obestatin might contribute to the marked improvement in glycemic homeostasis and weight loss in diabetics after GB and SG...
  2. ncbi request reprint Insulin secretion and interleukin-1β dependent mechanisms in human diabetes remission after metabolic surgery
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Med Chem 20:2374-88. 2013
    ..Human diabetes remission after metabolic surgery is through insulin secretion and interleukin-1β dependent mechanisms. GB is superior to SG in cardiocerebral risk reduction in Asian non-morbidly obese, not well-controlled T2DM patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term etanercept therapy favors weight gain and ameliorates cachexia in rheumatoid arthritis patients: roles of gut hormones and leptin
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Pharm Des 19:1956-64. 2013
    ..However, the long-term effects of anti-TNF-α therapy on body weight, appetite, plasma gut hormones and leptin have not been investigated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ghrelin and motilin in the gastrointestinal system
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Pharm Des 18:4755-65. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Intracerebroventricular O-n-octanoylated ghrelin and its splice variant-induced feeding is blocked by insulin, independent of obestatin or CRF receptor, in satiated rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Nutrition 28:812-20. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Modulation of ingestive behavior and gastrointestinal motility by ghrelin in diabetic animals and humans
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan, R O C
    J Chin Med Assoc 73:225-9. 2010
    ..Further studies using either knockdown or knockout of ghrelin gene products and ghrelin O-acyltransferase may unravel the pathogenesis of DM, and show benefits in combating this disease and metabolic syndrome...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impacts of peripheral obestatin on colonic motility and secretion in conscious fed rats
    C Y Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Peptides 29:1603-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, peripheral obestatin administration has no impact on colonic motility and secretion in conscious fed rats...
  8. ncbi request reprint A novel simultaneous measurement method to assess the influence of intracerebroventricular obestatin on colonic motility and secretion in conscious rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Peptides 31:1113-7. 2010
    ..In conclusion, using our novel simultaneous measurement method, acutely central administration of obestatin exhibits no influence on colonic motility and secretion in conscious rats...
  9. doi request reprint Electrogastrographic characteristics in subjects with stomach remnant
    Hsing Feng Lee
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:339-44. 2010
    ..Slow wave (SW) is an essential component in mediating stomach motility. The purpose of the present study was to investigate the SW characteristics in subjects with stomach remnant...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of Helicobacter pylori eradicated therapy on water gastric emptying in patients with active duodenal ulcer
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1250-6. 2003
    ..We explored the nature of water GE in active DU patients before and after ulcer healing and the influence of H. pylori eradication on GE...
  11. ncbi request reprint Stomach myoelectrical response of patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease receiving omeprazole treatment
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and School of Medicine National Yang Ming University, and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1399-406. 2003
    ..It is unknown whether these agents effect any change in the stomach myoelectricity of GERD patients. Electrogastrographic (EGG) recording was used to study the probable effect of omeprazole on GERD patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Des-acyl ghrelin acts by CRF type 2 receptors to disrupt fasted stomach motility in conscious rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Gastroenterology 129:8-25. 2005
    ..Although it has been shown that des-acyl ghrelin decreases food intake and gastric emptying, no previous studies have examined the effects of des-acyl ghrelin on physiologic fed and fasted motor activity in the gastrointestinal tract...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intracisternal des-acyl ghrelin inhibits food intake and non-nutrient gastric emptying in conscious rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Shih Pai, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Mol Med 16:695-9. 2005
    ..These results establish the role of des-acyl ghrelin in regulating food intake as well as gastric emptying...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impaired gastric myoelectrical activity in patients with Parkinson's disease and effect of levodopa treatment
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology and Neurology Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dig Dis Sci 49:744-9. 2004
    ..These abnormalities may be partially corrected with levodopa treatment in the fed state...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and health/social impacts of functional dyspepsia in Taiwan: a study based on the Rome criteria questionnaire survey assisted by endoscopic exclusion among a physical check-up population
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:402-11. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the prevalence, social impact, and health-seeking behaviors of FD in an apparently healthy Chinese population in Taiwan...
  16. ncbi request reprint Infrared spectrometry based 13C-octanoic acid breath test in measuring human solid gastric emptying
    Chih Ping Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:41-6. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Dexamethasone inhibits epidermal growth factor-stimulated gastric epithelial cell proliferation
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan 11217
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 320:687-94. 2007
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  18. ncbi request reprint Esomeprazole tablet vs omeprazole capsule in treating erosive esophagitis
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, No 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3112-7. 2005
    ..Therefore, a perspective, double-blind, randomized comparison of esomeprazole tablets 40 mg (Nexium) vs omeprazole capsules 20 mg (Losec) in treating Chinese subjects with erosive/ulcerative reflux esophagitis (EE) was conducted...
  19. pmc Response of blood endothelin-1 and nitric oxide activity in duodenal ulcer patients undergoing Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Full Young Chang
    Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:1048-51. 2005
    ..To investigate the effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication on endothelin-1 (ET-1) and nitric oxide (NO) in duodenal ulcer (DU) patients...
  20. pmc Impaired gastric myoelectricity in patients with chronic pancreatitis: role of maldigestion
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:372-6. 2005
    ..To investigate whether gastric myoelectrical activity was impaired in patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) and to explore the role of pancreatic enzyme in regulating gastric myoelectrical activity...
  21. doi request reprint Ghrelin gene products and the regulation of food intake and gut motility
    Chih Yen Chen
    Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Japan
    Pharmacol Rev 61:430-81. 2009
    ..GOAT may provide a critical molecular target in developing novel therapeutics for obesity and type 2 diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Delayed gastrointestinal transit in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1254-9. 2002
    ..It is interesting to study the GI transit in HCC patients and to explore the patient factors modulating GI transit...
  23. pmc Gastric mucosal injury in systemic lupus erythematosus patients receiving pulse methylprednisolone therapy
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:252-9. 2009
    ..We investigated whether very high-dose steroids caused gastric mucosal injury in systemic lupus erythematous (SLE) patients and evaluated the possible risk factors for mucosal injury...
  24. doi request reprint Impact of intracerebroventricular obestatin on plasma acyl ghrelin, des-acyl ghrelin and nesfatin-1 levels, and on gastric emptying in rats
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Mol Med Rep 6:191-6. 2012
    ..However, the weight of the ingested food negatively affects the gastric emptying of a solid nutrient meal in conscious, fasted rats...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fasting and postprandial small intestinal slow waves non-invasively measured in subjects with total gastrectomy
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:247-52. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the origin of 3 cycles per min (cpm) slow wave recorded via electrogastrogram (EGG) and the characteristics of putative small intestinal slow waves in TG subjects...
  26. ncbi request reprint Undisturbed water gastric emptying in patients of stomach cancer
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, School of Medicine National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1219-24. 2004
    ..It is of interest whether the stomach motility in gastric cancer patients may be altered. We employed a homemade applied potential tomographic system to study the features of water gastric emptying in gastric cancer patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Rat small intestinal transit is independent of glucose consumption in the strenuous exercise
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Chin J Physiol 49:169-73. 2006
    ..Glucose utilization and lactate accumulation after the strenuous exercise may not directly mediate small intestinal motility...
  28. doi request reprint At the cutting edge: ghrelin gene products in food intake and gut motility
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Japan
    Neuroendocrinology 89:9-17. 2009
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  29. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of dioctahedral smectite in treating patients of diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:2266-72. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine DS efficacy on patients with diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (D-IBS in a phase III-, 8-week-randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial...
  30. ncbi request reprint Variation of capsaicin-sensitive motor activities along the rat gastrointestinal tract
    F Y Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chin J Physiol 42:41-5. 1999
    ..We confirm the notion of variation in capsaicin-sensitive motor responses along the rat upper digestive organ...
  31. pmc The rationale of fever surveillance to identify patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome in Taiwan
    L M Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Veteran s General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Emerg Med J 23:202-5. 2006
    ..To establish a predictive scoring system and to determine its effectiveness for severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) cases confirmed by RT-PCR in patients with fever...
  32. ncbi request reprint Social and medical impact, sleep quality and the pharmaceutical costs of heartburn in Taiwan
    C L Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:739-47. 2005
    ..Little is known about the social and medical burdens of heartburn in Asia...
  33. ncbi request reprint The pharmacological effect of omeprazole on water gastric emptying: A study based on an impedance measure
    F Y Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Pharmacology 63:50-7. 2001
    ..The interpretation of impedance-obtained GE should consider the acid-inhibitory effect...
  34. ncbi request reprint Gender difference on the symptoms, health-seeking behaviour, social impact and sleep quality in irritable bowel syndrome: a Rome II-based survey in an apparent healthy adult Chinese population in Taiwan
    C L Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:1497-505. 2005
    ..Little is known about the gender effect on irritable bowel syndrome in Asia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of manganese superoxide dismutase, NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase, glutathione S-transferase M1 and T1, and the susceptibility to drug-induced liver injury
    Yi Shin Huang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hepatol 47:128-34. 2007
    ..We aimed to elucidate the relationship between genetic polymorphisms of these enzymes and the susceptibility to DILI...
  36. ncbi request reprint From endocrine to rheumatism: do gut hormones play roles in rheumatoid arthritis?
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Shih Pai Road Section 2, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:205-12. 2014
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Hyperglycemia is associated with poor outcomes in surgical critically ill patients receiving parenteral nutrition
    Chiu Lan Yan
    College of Pharmacy, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan Department of Pharmacy Practice, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan 51:67-72. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether elevated blood glucose levels would be associated with worse outcomes in patients receiving PN...
  38. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of autoimmune hepatitis in Taiwan: the 11 years' experiences of a medical center
    Hui Chun Huang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi (Taipei) 65:563-9. 2002
    ..Unlike in Western countries, autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is an infrequent diagnosis in Taiwan. The clinical characteristics of AIH in this area are unclear. The aim of this study was to elucidate the clinical features of AIH in Taiwan...
  39. pmc Hematemesis as the initial complication of pancreatic adenocarcinoma directly invading the duodenum: a case report
    Yueh Hung Lin
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 12F, 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:767-9. 2005
    ..Pancreatic adenocarcinoma directly invading duodenum complicated by hemorrhage can be a rare cause of hematemesis, and clinicians should be reminded of it while they are making differential diagnosis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Loss of sympathetic coordination appears to delay gastrointestinal transit in patients with spinal cord injury
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dig Dis Sci 49:738-43. 2004
    ..We conclude that the GI transit of SCI patients is delayed. This transit disturbance is probably due to loss of sympathetic activity, which is one of the essential components in the coordination of GI peristalsis...
  41. ncbi request reprint Four anthropometric indices and cardiovascular risk factors in Taiwan
    K C Huang
    Obesity Research Group, Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:1060-8. 2002
    ..To examine the relationships between four anthropometric measurements and cardiovascular risk factors in Taiwan...
  42. ncbi request reprint Segment inertial properties of Chinese adults determined from magnetic resonance imaging
    C K Cheng
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Yang Ming University, 112, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 15:559-66. 2000
    ..To improve the simulation of the task of manual materials handling for Chinese laborers, this study estimated the inertial properties of Chinese adults by using magnetic resonance imaging...
  43. ncbi request reprint Identification and characterization of multiple corticotropin-releasing factor type 2 receptor isoforms in the rat esophagus
    S Vincent Wu
    Center for Ulcer Research and Education, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 90073, USA, and Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Endocrinology 148:1675-87. 2007
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Lack of direct effects of acyl ghrelin, des-acyl ghrelin, and obestatin on rat lower esophageal sphincter motility in vitro
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 74:394-9. 2011
    ..The effects of ghrelin gene-derived peptides on lower esophageal sphincter motility, however, were unknown...
  45. ncbi request reprint Applied potential tomography in liquid gastric emptying measurement: design, assembling, calibration, and clinical application
    F Y Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Dig Dis Sci 46:1839-45. 2001
    ..9 +/- 6.3 min (r = 0.67, P < 0.01). In conclusion, our APT apparatus is a simple, noninvasive, and inexpensive way to assess liquid GE. Its clinical usefulness is confirmed using both phantom and human models...
  46. ncbi request reprint Review of telemedicine projects in Taiwan
    H S Chen
    Department of Medical Informatics, Section 1, 1 Jen Ai Road, 100, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Med Inform 61:117-29. 2001
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  47. ncbi request reprint Real-time display of the stomach slow wave and its parameters in a newly designed electrogastrographic system
    F Y Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol 36:10-7. 2001
    ..This newly designed EGG system is acceptable for clinically measuring gastric myoelectrical activity; the real-time display of many EGG parameters is an advantage with this new system...
  48. ncbi request reprint Implementation and evaluation of a multifunctional telemedicine system in NTUH
    C C Lin
    Department of Medical Informatics, Collage of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Med Inform 61:175-87. 2001
    ..6% to 87.5%. Overall, more than 90% of patients and physicians believed that the system was valuable and provided satisfactory services...
  49. ncbi request reprint Sedation for refractory symptoms of terminal cancer patients in Taiwan
    T Y Chiu
    Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 21:467-72. 2001
    ..Further work is needed to find the most appropriate time of intervention and to improve management of refractory symptoms in dying patients...
  50. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes for hospitalisation of women with lupus during pregnancy: a nationwide population-based study
    C Y Chen
    Graduate Institute of Health Care Organization Administration, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:49-55. 2010
    ..Using a nationwide population-based dataset to examine the risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes in women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), with and without SLE hospitalisation during pregnancy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Paralytic shellfish poisoning toxins accumulation in purple clam Hiatula rostrata and toxic effect on milkfish Chanos chanos larval fish
    C Y Chen
    Science and Technology Information Center, National Science Council, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Nat Toxins 10:299-305. 2001
    ..PSP toxin-containing extract did not show any toxic effect on milkfish larvae...
  52. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and hydration for terminal cancer patients in Taiwan
    T Y Chiu
    Department of Family Medicine, and Social Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 10:630-6. 2002
    ..Thus, the goals of care for terminal cancer patients should be refocused on the promotion of quality of life and preparation for death, rather than in simply making every effort to improve the status of hydratation and nutrition...
  53. ncbi request reprint Association evidence of schizophrenia with distal genomic region of NOTCH4 in Taiwanese families
    C M Liu
    Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Genes Brain Behav 6:497-502. 2007
    ..In summary, we found modest association evidence between schizophrenia and the distal genomic region of NOTCH4 in this Taiwanese family sample. Further replication for association with the distal genomic region of NOTCH4 is warranted...