Jong Ling Fuh

Summary

Affiliation: Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality of life in Taiwanese patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:103-7. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Diagnosis and development of screening items for migraine in neurological practice in Taiwan
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, 201 Section 2 Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 107:485-94. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Measuring Alzheimer's disease progression with transition probabilities in the Taiwanese population
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:266-70. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of cognition change during early menopausal transition in a rural community
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Department of Neurology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Maturitas 53:447-53. 2006
  5. pmc Women with endometriosis are more likely to suffer from migraines: a population-based study
    Meng Han Yang
    Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei City, Taiwan, Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 7:e33941. 2012
  6. pmc Risk of dementia in patients with insomnia and long-term use of hypnotics: a population-based retrospective cohort study
    Pin Liang Chen
    Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e49113. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Poststroke depression among the Chinese elderly in a rural community
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taiwan
    Stroke 28:1126-9. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of donepezil for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease in Taiwan
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:73-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Glucose tolerance status and cognitive impairment in early middle-aged women
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Diabet Med 24:788-91. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Study of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in Taiwan
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 15:154-60. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality of life in Taiwanese patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:103-7. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Diagnosis and development of screening items for migraine in neurological practice in Taiwan
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, 201 Section 2 Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 107:485-94. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Measuring Alzheimer's disease progression with transition probabilities in the Taiwanese population
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:266-70. 2004
    ..The transition probability of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is defined as the likelihood that the disease progresses from one stage to another in a given time period...
  4. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of cognition change during early menopausal transition in a rural community
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Department of Neurology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Maturitas 53:447-53. 2006
    ..To characterize changes in cognition that occur during the hormonal transitions of menopause...
  5. pmc Women with endometriosis are more likely to suffer from migraines: a population-based study
    Meng Han Yang
    Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei City, Taiwan, Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 7:e33941. 2012
    ..27, 1.47]; p<0.001). The results of this cohort study support the existence of a co-morbid relationship between migraine and endometriosis, even after adjusting for the possible effects of female hormone therapies on migraine attacks...
  6. pmc Risk of dementia in patients with insomnia and long-term use of hypnotics: a population-based retrospective cohort study
    Pin Liang Chen
    Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e49113. 2012
    ..However, the relationship between insomnia, hypnotics and dementia is still controversial. We sought to examine the risk of dementia in patients with long-term insomnia and the contribution of hypnotics...
  7. ncbi request reprint Poststroke depression among the Chinese elderly in a rural community
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taiwan
    Stroke 28:1126-9. 1997
    ..A door-to-door survey was conducted in two townships in the Kinmen islets to investigate the prevalence and other characteristics related to depressive disorders of stroke survivors in an elderly Chinese population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of donepezil for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease in Taiwan
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:73-8. 2008
    ..We used techniques of decision analysis and economic evaluation in conjunction with available local epidemiological and clinical data on costs of mild to moderate AD to assess the cost-effectiveness of donepezil in Taiwan...
  9. ncbi request reprint Glucose tolerance status and cognitive impairment in early middle-aged women
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Diabet Med 24:788-91. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of glucose tolerance status on cognitive performance in early middle-aged women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Study of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in Taiwan
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 15:154-60. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Understanding of senile dementia by children and adolescents: why grandma can't remember me?
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 14:138-42. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Ice-cream headache--a large survey of 8359 adolescents
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine corrected Taipei, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 23:977-81. 2003
    ..Our study suggests ice-cream headache is very common in Taiwanese adolescents, and it is more common in students who experienced migraine...
  13. pmc Neuropsychiatric profiles in patients with Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1337-41. 2005
    ..To explore the neuropsychiatric manifestations in patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and cortical and subcortical vascular dementia (VaD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and menopausal transition for middle-aged women on Kinmen island
    J L Fuh
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Qual Life Res 12:53-61. 2003
    ..Women with menopausal symptoms and PMS had significantly lower scores on all SF-36 dimensions. The results of this study suggest that poorer health status is experienced by peri- and postmenopausal women compared to premenopausal women...
  15. doi request reprint The timing of MRI determines the presence or absence of diffuse pachymeningeal enhancement in patients with spontaneous intracranial hypotension
    J L Fuh
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 28:318-22. 2008
    ..Among patients with DPE, the enhancement disappeared as early as 25 days after headache onset. The outcome did not differ between patients with and without DPE. The presence of DPE was associated with the timing of the MRI examination...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of migraine on the employed labor force in Taiwan
    Jong Ling Fuh
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 71:74-8. 2008
    ..To estimate the economic impact of migraine on the employed labor force in Taiwan...
  17. ncbi request reprint The caregiving burden scale among Chinese caregivers of Alzheimer patients
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 10:186-91. 1999
    ..727, p = 0. 001). The current study establishes the reliability and validity of the Chinese version of the CBS for assessment of Chinese caregivers of AD patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Incidence of stroke on Kinmen, Taiwan
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei and National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neuroepidemiology 19:258-64. 2000
    ..Hypertension is the most common risk factor in this population. Due to a relatively small number of outcome events, these findings require confirmation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of a Chinese (Taiwanese) version of the SF-36 health survey amongst middle-aged women from a rural community
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taiwan
    Qual Life Res 9:675-83. 2000
    ..62). In conclusion, the reliability and validity tests performed on the data collected support the cross-cultural application of the Chinese (Taiwanese) version of the SF-36 test...
  20. ncbi request reprint Behavioral disorders and caregivers' reaction in Taiwanese patients with Alzheimer's disease
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taiwan
    Int Psychogeriatr 13:121-8. 2001
    ..To evaluate the applicability of the Chinese version of the Neuropsychiatric Inventory Scale (NPI), and to explore the neuropsychiatric manifestations of Taiwanese patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and caregiver distress...
  21. ncbi request reprint Revised memory and behavior problems checklist in Taiwanese patients with Alzheimer's disease
    J L Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei and National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Int Psychogeriatr 11:181-9. 1999
    ..89 for frequency (p < .001) and .74 for reaction (p < .001). These findings suggest that the RMBPC be recommended as a reliable tool to assess behavioral and memory disturbance in Taiwanese AD patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Kinmen women-health investigation (KIWI): a menopausal study of a population aged 40-54
    J L Fuh
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 11217 Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Maturitas 39:117-24. 2001
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Dependent behavior in patients with medication-overuse headache
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 16:73-9. 2012
    ..This review highlights recent studies on the relationship between dependence and MOH. This issue is important because it implies a treatment strategy in managing patients with MOH by providing the treatment of dependence...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dementia in Taiwan: past, present, and future
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 17:153-61. 2008
    ..A local consensus of and guideline for diagnosis and treatment of dementia is needed in Taiwan...
  25. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality of life for adolescents in Taiwan
    Jong Ling Fuh
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 59:11-8. 2005
    ..This 38-item questionnaire should serve as a reliable tool for future studies...
  26. doi request reprint Headache disability among adolescents: a student population-based study
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Headache 50:210-8. 2010
    ..To examine the extent and to identify the relevant predictors of headache disabilities in adolescents...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and neuropsychiatric correlates of EEG dynamic complexity in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Albert C Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Division of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Center for Dynamical Biomarkers and Translational Medicine, National Central University, Chungli, Taiwan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 47:52-61. 2013
    ..The MSE-based EEG complexity analysis may provide a simple and cost-effective method to quantify the severity of cognitive and neuropsychiatric symptoms in AD patients. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint Hot flashes are associated with psychological symptoms of anxiety and depression in peri- and post- but not premenopausal women
    Kai Dih Juang
    Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Maturitas 52:119-26. 2005
    ..To explore the relationship between anxiety, depression, vasomotor symptoms, and menopausal status among middle-aged women...
  29. ncbi request reprint The Alzheimer's Disease Assessment Scale: findings from a low-education population
    Hsiu Chih Liu
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 13:21-6. 2002
    ..Its memory items were best for early detection of dementia; its language items were best for monitoring the progression of dementia. This study found that the Chinese ADAS-Cog is a good instrument for use with Chinese AD patients...
  30. doi request reprint Incidence and risk factors of chronic daily headache in young adolescents: a school cohort study
    Shiang Ru Lu
    Department of Neurology, Kaohsiung Medical University Chung Ho Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Pediatrics 132:e9-e16. 2013
    ..This study investigated the incidence and risk factors of chronic daily headache (CDH) and its major subtypes in young adolescents...
  31. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and predictors of chronic daily headache in adolescents: a 2-year longitudinal study
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taiwan
    Neurology 68:591-6. 2007
    ..To assess the outcomes and predictors of chronic daily headache (CDH) in a community-based cohort of adolescents...
  32. doi request reprint Comparisons of disability, quality of life, and resource use between chronic and episodic migraineurs: a clinic-based study in Taiwan
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 33:171-81. 2013
    ..However, in this study Asians with CM were underrepresented. Objectives We investigated if CM and EM differed in headache-related disability, health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and health care resource utilization in Taiwan...
  33. ncbi request reprint Does menopausal transition affect the quality of life? A longitudinal study of middle-aged women in Kinmen
    Ming Huei Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Menopause 14:885-90. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the role of menopausal transition and menopausal symptoms in relation to quality of life in a cohort of middle-aged women in Kinmen...
  34. doi request reprint The relationship of self-reported sleep disturbance, mood, and menopause in a community study
    Ming Huei Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Menopause 15:958-62. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between sleep disturbance, mood, menopausal status, and vasomotor symptoms in middle-aged women in Kinmen...
  35. doi request reprint Reproductive performance of severely symptomatic women with uterine adenomyoma who wanted preservation of the uterus and underwent combined surgical-medical treatment
    Wen Hsun Chang
    Department of Nursing, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 52:39-45. 2013
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Smoking and cognitive performance in the community elderly: a longitudinal study
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neuralogical Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:18-22. 2003
    ..The lifetime cigarette exposure was not predictive of the cognitive status. At a 3-year follow-up, neither the smoking status nor the lifetime cigarette exposure predicted the declination of cognition...
  37. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance angiography in reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes
    Shih Pin Chen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Neurol 67:648-56. 2010
    ..To investigate the evolution and clinical significance of vasoconstriction on magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) in patients with reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes (RCVS)...
  38. doi request reprint Comparison of the burdens of family caregivers and foreign paid caregivers of the individuals with dementia
    Wei Chen Lin
    Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1953-61. 2012
    ..The caregiver burden on foreign paid caregivers (FPCs) is currently not well understood. This study identified predictors and differences in caregiver burden between FPCs and family caregivers who provided care for patients with dementia...
  39. ncbi request reprint Uterine vascular occlusion in management of leiomyomas: laparoscopy vs laparotomy
    Wen Ling Lee
    Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center and Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 16:562-8. 2009
    ..To compare the difference between laparoscopic uterine vessel occlusion (LUVO) and ultra-minilaparotomy (UMLT) uterine vessel occlusion (UVO) in the management of symptomatic uterine myomas with 2-year follow-up...
  40. doi request reprint Sleep disturbance correlates with white matter hyperintensity in patients with subcortical ischemic vascular dementia
    Chun Yu Cheng
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 26:158-64. 2013
    ..We investigated the association between sleep disturbance and WMH, measured by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), in patients with SIVD...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prolonged reversible vasospasm in cyclosporin A-induced encephalopathy
    Jen Tsun Lin
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:102-4. 2003
    ..Herein we present a case of cyclosporin-induced encephalopathy with unusually prolonged vasospasm, which might have contributed to the slow recovery of the patient...
  42. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and suicide risk in adolescents with chronic daily headache
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neurology 68:1468-73. 2007
    ..To investigate the prevalence and correlates of comorbid psychiatric disorders and suicidal risk in community-based adolescents with chronic daily headache (CDH)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Migraine prevalence during menopausal transition
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Headache 43:470-8. 2003
    ..The effect of menopausal transition on the frequency of migraine has never been the focus of a community-based study...
  44. doi request reprint Clinical correlates and diagnostic utility of osmophobia in migraine
    Yen Feng Wang
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 32:1180-8. 2012
    ..Osmophobia is an under-investigated associated symptom in migraine...
  45. ncbi request reprint Relationship between childhood physical maltreatment and migraine in adolescents
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Headache 50:761-8. 2010
    ..To study the relationship between childhood physical abuse and migraine in adolescents...
  46. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference predicts metabolic cardiovascular risk in postmenopausal Chinese women
    Chii Min Hwu
    Sections of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Menopause 10:73-80. 2003
    ..The purpose of the study is to compare the differences in metabolic cardiovascular risk factors among postmenopausal Chinese women with or without abdominal obesity...
  47. doi request reprint Use of uterine vessel occlusion in the management of uterine myomas: two different approaches
    Wen Ling Lee
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Institute of Biochemistry, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Fertil Steril 94:1875-81. 2010
    ..To evaluate the difference between uterine artery occlusion alone (UAO) and combined (UVO) with simultaneous blockage of anastomosis between the uterine and ovarian vessels in the management of women with myomas in a 3-year follow-up...
  48. ncbi request reprint Diameter of the superior ophthalmic vein in relation to intracranial pressure
    Jiing Feng Lirng
    Department of Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:700-3. 2003
    ..Bilateral engorged superior ophthalmic veins (SOV) have been reported in patients with diffuse brain swelling. We investigated the relationship between the diameter of the SOV on brain MR images and the intracranial pressure (ICP)...
  49. ncbi request reprint A transcultural study of agitation in dementia
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taiwan
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 15:171-4. 2002
    ..Cultural factors may influence the manifestation of agitation more than a common underlying neuropathology. Management strategies targeting unique behavioral instigators of agitation may be specific for different ethnic groups...
  50. ncbi request reprint Bathing headache: a variant of idiopathic thunderclap headache
    Yi Chu Liao
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 23:854-9. 2003
    ..The clinical profile of bathing headache points to idiopathic thunderclap headache. It may not be as benign as previously reported. Nimodipine might be effective in treatment of this special headache syndrome...
  51. ncbi request reprint Does medication overuse headache represent a behavior of dependence?
    Jong Ling Fuh
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pain 119:49-55. 2005
    ..Among patients with chronic daily headache, pMOH was associated with behaviors of substance dependence...
  52. ncbi request reprint Psychometrics of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) and its subscales: validation of the Taiwanese version of the MoCA and an item response theory analysis
    Chia Fen Tsai
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:651-8. 2012
    ..This study examined the psychometric properties and the validity of the Taiwan version of the MoCA (MoCA-T) in an elderly outpatient population...
  53. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward menopause among middle-aged women: a community survey in an island of Taiwan
    Ming Huei Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Maturitas 52:348-55. 2005
    ..The purpose of this report is to explore the attitudes toward menopause of middle-aged women in Taiwan as well as to examine related factors...
  54. ncbi request reprint Which level of care is preferred for end-stage dementia? Survey of Taiwanese caregivers
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 15:16-9. 2002
    ..By comparison with Western countries, the low acceptance rate of CPR refusal and nursing home placement by our caregivers might result from cultural differences...
  55. ncbi request reprint Chronic daily headache in adolescents: prevalence, impact, and medication overuse
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neurology 66:193-7. 2006
    ..To examine the prevalence, impact, and related medication use or overuse of primary chronic daily headache (CDH) among adolescents in a field sample...
  56. doi request reprint Cluster headache is associated with an increased risk of depression: a nationwide population-based cohort study
    Jen Feng Liang
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 33:182-9. 2013
    ..Background There are few studies about the relationship between CH and depression, and prior research has been limited by cross-sectional studies or small sample sizes...
  57. doi request reprint The association between cognitive impairment and neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with Parkinson's disease dementia
    Wei Ju Lee
    Department of Neurology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1980-7. 2012
    ..Neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) are common in patients with dementia associated with Parkinson's disease (PDD). The relationship between cognition and NPS in PDD has not been well studied...
  58. doi request reprint Transient visual disturbances in adolescents: migrainous feature or headache-accompanied phenomenon?
    Hung Yu Liu
    Department of Neurology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taoyuan Branch, 201 Shi Pai Road Section 2, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 32:1109-15. 2012
    ..To investigate the prevalence, characteristics and clinical correlates of transient visual disturbances (TVDs) in adolescents with headaches...
  59. doi request reprint Visual cortex excitability and plasticity associated with remission from chronic to episodic migraine
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Cephalalgia 32:537-43. 2012
    ..This study investigated the changes of visual P100m in CM patients who remitted to EM from CM after treatment...
  60. ncbi request reprint Sustained visual cortex hyperexcitability in migraine with persistent visual aura
    Wei Ta Chen
    School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Peitou, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    Brain 134:2387-95. 2011
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Association between restless legs syndrome and migraine
    Ping Kun Chen
    Department of Neurology, Lin Shin Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:524-8. 2010
    ..An association between restless legs syndrome and migraine has been reported recently. The clinical correlates and impact of comorbidity of restless legs syndrome (RLS) are not fully described in patients with migraine...
  62. ncbi request reprint Category verbal fluency predicted changes in behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Chia Fen Tsai
    Departments of Psychiatry, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 64:408-14. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between cognitive function and the changes in behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) in patients with AD...
  63. doi request reprint Basal FSH level changes after different types of uterine vessel occlusion in the management of uterine fibroids
    Wen Ling Lee
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Institute of Biochemistry, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, and Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Fertil Steril 94:2286-90. 2010
    ..To assess the effect on FSH of the application of different types of uterine vessel blockage (uterine artery occlusion alone [UAO] or with blockage of vessel anastomosis [UVO]) in the management of women with fibroids...
  64. doi request reprint Laparoscopic uterine vessel occlusion in the treatment of women with symptomatic uterine myomas with and without adding laparoscopic myomectomy: 4-year results
    Peng Hui Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine and Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:712-8. 2008
    ..To estimate the necessity of laparoscopic myomectomy (LM) in the treatment of women with symptomatic uterine myomas who are undergoing laparoscopic uterine vessel occlusion (LUVO)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic myoma treated with laparoscopic uterine vessel occlusion and subsequent immediate myomectomy: which is the optimal surgical approach?
    Peng Hui Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine and Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Fertil Steril 92:762-9. 2009
    ..To determine the optimal surgical approach when patients are treated with laparoscopic uterine vessel occlusion (LUVO) combined with myomectomy in the management of women with symptomatic uterine fibroids...
  66. doi request reprint Comparison of ultraminilaparotomy for myomectomy through midline vertical incision or modified Pfannenstiel incision--a prospective short-term follow-up
    Peng Hui Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Fertil Steril 91:1945-50. 2009
    ..To evaluate the short-term therapeutic outcome of myomectomy using ultraminilaparotomy (UMLT) through a midline vertical incision (MVI) or a modified Pfannenstiel incision (MPI) in the treatment of myomas...
  67. pmc Brainstem 1H-MR spectroscopy in episodic and chronic migraine
    Tzu Hsien Lai
    School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Headache Pain 13:645-51. 2012
    ..The increased NAA/Cr levels may suggest neuronal hypertrophy at the dorsal pons in EM. A progressive dysfunction of this region may occur from EM to CM since the levels declined with increasing headache frequency and intensity...
  68. doi request reprint Hyperintense vessels on flair imaging in reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome
    Shih Pin Chen
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 32:271-8. 2012
    ..To study the frequency and significance of distal hyperintense vessels (HVs) on fluid-attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR) imaging in patients with reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS)...
  69. doi request reprint New daily persistent headache: should migrainous features be incorporated?
    Kuan Po Peng
    Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 31:1561-9. 2011
    ..Many patients with 'new-onset persistent' headache fail to fulfil such criteria due to prominent migrainous features...
  70. doi request reprint Queckenstedt's test headache response is associated with increased jugular venous flow volume during migraine attack
    Chi Hsiang Chou
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ultrasound Med Biol 37:23-8. 2011
    ..422). Thus, the IJV flow volume was increased during migraine attacks and was directly related to the Q-test response. It may be used as a research tool for peripheral sensitization during acute migraine attacks...
  71. doi request reprint Moderate chronic kidney disease is associated with reduced cognitive performance in midlife women
    Chia Fen Tsai
    Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Kidney Int 78:605-10. 2010
    ..If confirmed, routine cognition evaluation of patients with mild chronic kidney disease may help identify this problem earlier because mild cognitive impairment can convert to dementia...
  72. doi request reprint Transcranial color doppler study for reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes
    Shih Pin Chen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Neurol 63:751-7. 2008
    ..Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes (RCVS) are characterized by thunderclap headaches and reversible cerebral vasoconstrictions. No systematic studies on cerebral hemodynamics have been published...
  73. doi request reprint Migraine and suicidal ideation in adolescents aged 13 to 15 years
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, 112, Taiwan
    Neurology 72:1146-52. 2009
    ..Awareness is growing among clinicians of the importance of suicidal ideation in adolescents...
  74. doi request reprint Menopause and physical performance--a community-based cross-sectional study
    Ming Huei Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tapei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Menopause 16:892-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to test whether menopause is associated with decreased physical performance and to determine the risk factors accounting for a decline in physical performance...
  75. ncbi request reprint Performance on the cognitive abilities screening instrument at different stages of Alzheimer's disease
    Hsiu Chih Liu
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 13:244-8. 2002
    ..This study validates the usefulness of the CASI for assessing the severity of dementia. The domain scores differed in their relative usefulness for detecting dementia and for distinguishing in different levels of dementia...
  76. pmc Brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene Val66Met polymorphism modulates reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes
    Shih Pin Chen
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e18024. 2011
    ..The study investigated the association between functional BDNF Val66Met polymorphism and RCVS...
  77. doi request reprint A hexanucleotide repeat expansion in C9ORF72 causes familial and sporadic ALS in Taiwan
    Ching Paio Tsai
    Department of Neurology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neurobiol Aging 33:2232.e11-2232.e18. 2012
    ..This study clearly demonstrates the existence and importance of the C9ORF72 hexanucleotide repeat expansion in a Taiwanese ALS cohort of Chinese origin, and supports the global presence of the C9ORF72 repeat expansion in ALS...
  78. doi request reprint Clinical features, imaging findings and outcomes of headache associated with sexual activity
    Yen Chi Yeh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 30:1329-35. 2010
    ....
  79. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin type a in the prophylactic treatment of transformed migraine in Taiwanese patients: a review of 30 consecutive cases
    Yi Chung Liu
    Department of Neurology, Ten Chan corrected Hospital, Chung Li, Taiwan, R O C
    J Chin Med Assoc 70:535-40. 2007
    ..Our study was designed to evaluate the efficacy of BoNT-A in the treatment of transformed migraine (TM) in a population of Taiwanese patients...
  80. pmc Irritable bowel syndrome and negative appendectomy: a prospective multivariable investigation
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan 11217
    Gut 56:655-60. 2007
    ..To examine prospectively whether irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or other variables-that is, psychiatric profiles, health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and clinical features-are associated with negative appendectomy (NA)...
  81. ncbi request reprint Intranasal sumatriptan study with high placebo response in Taiwanese patients with migraine
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 70:39-46. 2007
    ..A high placebo effect was reported in Japanese. The objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of intranasal sumatriptan in the acute treatment of migraine in Taiwanese patients...
  82. doi request reprint Osteoporosis treatment in postmenopausal women with pre-existing fracture
    Ming Huei Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 51:153-66. 2012
    ....
  83. doi request reprint Suicide and media reporting: a longitudinal and spatial analysis
    Albert C Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Sec 2, Shipai Road, Beitou District, Taipei, 11217, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:427-35. 2013
    ..This study investigated the association of suicide deaths with suicide news in longitudinal and spatial dimensions...
  84. doi request reprint Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome: current and future perspectives
    Shih Pin Chen
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:1265-76. 2011
    ..We will also discuss research on the enigmatic pathophysiology and potential therapeutic approaches. Up-to-date information and challenges, undergoing studies and future research directions will be deeply probed...
  85. doi request reprint Is the surgical approach beneficial to subfertile women with symptomatic extensive adenomyosis?
    Peng Hui Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University and Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 35:495-502. 2009
    ..Our aim was to assess the role of surgical intervention for symptom control and reproductive performance improvement in the management of subfertile women with symptomatic extensive uterine adenomyosis...
  86. doi request reprint Chronic daily headache in adolescents: an 8-year follow-up study
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neurology 73:416-22. 2009
    ..To assess the long-term outcome of a community-based adolescent cohort with chronic daily headache (CDH)...
  87. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal herpes zoster and Ramsay Hunt Syndrome with a lesion in the spinal trigeminal nucleus and tract
    Chia Wei Hung
    Department of Neurology, Yangming Branch, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Neurol 257:1045-6. 2010
    ..These lesions suggest a possibility of transaxonal spread of the varicella zoster virus between the trigeminal nerve, the facial nerve, and the spinal trigeminal nucleus and tract...
  88. ncbi request reprint The studies of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in Taiwan
    Jong Ling Fuh
    The Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei and National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 15:63-4. 2006
  89. ncbi request reprint Exertional but not postural headache resulting from spontaneous intracranial hypotension
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 14:36-7. 2005
  90. doi request reprint The "other" headaches: primary cough, exertion, sex, and primary stabbing headaches
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 14:41-6. 2010
    ..Further revisions for the ICHD-II criteria are required based on these results of the evidence-based studies...
  91. doi request reprint Brain MRI as a predictor of CSF tap test response in patients with idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus
    Wei Ju Lee
    Department of Neurology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Neurol 257:1675-81. 2010
    ..9%, respectively. Specific brain MRI features can be used as markers for the identification of potential CSF tap test responders in iNPH patients. These features may serve as supplemental evidence in the diagnosis of iNPH patients...
  92. doi request reprint Prevalence and impact of migrainous vertigo in mid-life women: a community-based study
    Li Chi Hsu
    Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 31:77-83. 2011
    ..Our study showed that MV was common in mid-life women. Their health-related quality of life was similar in migrainous subjects with MV and those without MV...
  93. doi request reprint Persistent ictal-like visual cortical excitability in chronic migraine
    Wei Ta Chen
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pain 152:254-8. 2011
    ..In conclusion, patients with CM demonstrate a persistent ictal-like excitability pattern of the visual cortex between migraine attacks which may implicate central inhibitory dysfunction...
  94. doi request reprint Comparison of surgery alone and combined surgical-medical treatment in the management of symptomatic uterine adenomyoma
    Peng Hui Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Fertil Steril 92:876-85. 2009
    ..To compare the efficacy of surgical-medical treatment and surgery alone in the treatment of uterine symptomatic adenomyoma...
  95. ncbi request reprint Cranial autonomic symptoms in patients with pituitary adenoma presenting with headaches
    Shuu Jiun Wang
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 18:104-12. 2009
    ..The pathogeneses for headache might differ between these two groups...
  96. doi request reprint Cefepime-related encephalopathy in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Chun Jen Lin
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Sec 2 Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 74:87-90. 2011
    ..Peritoneal dialysis is a less efficient way to eliminate cefepime than hemodialysis. Short-term hemodialysis might be considered to facilitate elimination of the drug in patients who have developed neurotoxicity...
  97. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous intracranial hypotension presenting as mental deterioration
    Ping Huang Tsai
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Headache 45:76-80. 2005
    ..Her headache and mentality improved after epidural blood patches. Early recognition and correct diagnosis are crucial for successful treatment in patients with SIH presenting with mental confusion...
  98. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric inventory workshop: behavioral and psychologic symptoms of dementia in Asia
    Jong Ling Fuh
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 20:314-7. 2006
    ..The NPI is a reliable and useful instrument to characterize behavioral changes in Asian and Western populations...
  99. doi request reprint Population-specific spectrum of NOTCH3 mutations, MRI features and founder effect of CADASIL in Chinese
    Yi Chung Lee
    Dept of Neurology, National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, 155, Sec 2, Li Nung St, Peitou District, Taipei, Taiwan 112, Republic of China
    J Neurol 256:249-55. 2009
    ..So far, most clinical, molecular and neuroimaging information has come from Caucasians. Therefore, we investigated the spectrum of NOTCH3 mutations and MRI features in CADASIL patients of Chinese origin on Taiwan...
  100. ncbi request reprint Correlation of magnetic resonance images with neuropathology in acute Wernicke's encephalopathy
    Yo Tsen Liu
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Shi Pai Road, Sec 2, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:682-7. 2006
    ..Bilateral cortical lesions revealed by MRI were atypical and rare in WE and were not evidenced by pathological changes...