Chia Chin Lin

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Affiliation: Taipei Medical University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Cancer patients adherence and symptom management: the influence of the patient-physician relationship]
    Pi Ling Chou
    Department of Nursing, Chung Hwa University of Medical Technology
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:11-5. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Life-extending therapies among patients with advanced cancer: patients' levels of pain and family caregivers' concerns about pain relief
    C C Lin
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Hospice and Palliative Care Center, Mackay Memorial General Hospital, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 24:430-5. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Taiwanese version of the M. D. Anderson symptom inventory: symptom assessment in cancer patients
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:180-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Taiwanese version of the Brief Fatigue Inventory
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:52-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationships among perceived diagnostic disclosure, health locus of control, and levels of hope in Taiwanese cancer patients
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Psychooncology 14:376-85. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of a patient and family pain education program on overcoming barriers to management of cancer pain
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pain 122:271-81. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Overcoming patient-related barriers to cancer pain management for home care patients. A pilot study
    Ming Chuan Chang
    Nursing Department, Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 25:470-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer patient and staff ratings of caring behaviors: relationship to level of pain intensity
    Yuanmay Chang
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 28:331-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of physical activity on the quality of life in taiwanese lung cancer patients receiving active treatment or off treatment
    Yi Yun Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Republic of China
    Cancer Nurs 36:E35-41. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Assessing cancer symptoms in adolescents with cancer using the Taiwanese version of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory
    Tsui Hwa Tseng
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 31:E9-16. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Cancer patients adherence and symptom management: the influence of the patient-physician relationship]
    Pi Ling Chou
    Department of Nursing, Chung Hwa University of Medical Technology
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:11-5. 2012
    ..However, the physician-patient relationship should not be ignored as a factor in cancer symptoms management, especially with regard to promoting compliance behavior...
  2. ncbi request reprint Life-extending therapies among patients with advanced cancer: patients' levels of pain and family caregivers' concerns about pain relief
    C C Lin
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Hospice and Palliative Care Center, Mackay Memorial General Hospital, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 24:430-5. 2001
    ..Implications of this study are discussed in terms of palliative care and pain educational programs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Taiwanese version of the M. D. Anderson symptom inventory: symptom assessment in cancer patients
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:180-8. 2007
    ..The MDASI-T is a reliable, valid, and sensitive instrument for measuring the severity and interference with daily life of cancer-related symptoms among Taiwanese cancer patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Taiwanese version of the Brief Fatigue Inventory
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:52-9. 2006
    ..The BFI-T is reliable, valid, and sensitive for measuring cancer-related fatigue severity and interference among Taiwanese cancer patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationships among perceived diagnostic disclosure, health locus of control, and levels of hope in Taiwanese cancer patients
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Psychooncology 14:376-85. 2005
    ..To explore relationships among perceived diagnostic disclosure, health locus of control, and levels of hope in Taiwanese cancer patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of a patient and family pain education program on overcoming barriers to management of cancer pain
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pain 122:271-81. 2006
    ..This research provides evidence of the effectiveness of a patient and family pain education program...
  7. ncbi request reprint Overcoming patient-related barriers to cancer pain management for home care patients. A pilot study
    Ming Chuan Chang
    Nursing Department, Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 25:470-6. 2002
    ..The results of this study support the effectiveness of the pain education program on overcoming the barriers to cancer pain management for Taiwanese home care patients with cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer patient and staff ratings of caring behaviors: relationship to level of pain intensity
    Yuanmay Chang
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 28:331-9. 2005
    ..Results demonstrated that greater patient-staff communication is needed for staff to more accurately provide caring interventions to make patients with cancer pain feel cared for...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of physical activity on the quality of life in taiwanese lung cancer patients receiving active treatment or off treatment
    Yi Yun Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Republic of China
    Cancer Nurs 36:E35-41. 2013
    ..Physical activity can enhance the quality of life (QOL) of cancer patients. However, the best timing according to cancer therapy to implement physical activities for lung cancer patients is not yet clear...
  10. doi request reprint Assessing cancer symptoms in adolescents with cancer using the Taiwanese version of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory
    Tsui Hwa Tseng
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 31:E9-16. 2008
    ..This study provides evidence that the MDASI-T is a reliable and valid instrument for measuring cancer-related symptoms in Taiwanese adolescents with cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Symptom distress changes during first postoperative month in newly diagnosed Taiwanese breast cancer patients: a longitudinal study
    Shu Yi Wang
    Graduate Institute of Medical Science, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 28:263-9. 2005
    ..Age, stage of disease, and type of surgery were all related to symptom distress. Results of this study may provide reassurances about what can be expected after breast cancer surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Assessing analgesic regimen adherence with the Morisky Medication Adherence Measure for Taiwanese patients with cancer pain
    Jann Inn Tzeng
    Department of Anesthesiology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan Department of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:157-66. 2008
    ..The use of this reliable, valid, simple, and easily administered tool can improve communication between patients and clinicians about use of analgesics and further improve the analgesic regimen adherence...
  13. doi request reprint Improving sleep quality for cancer patients: benefits of a home-based exercise intervention
    Mei Feng Tang
    Taipei Medical University, Wan Fang Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 18:1329-39. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Concerns about reporting pain and using analgesics among taiwanese postoperative patients
    Jann Inn Tzeng
    Department of Anesthesiology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain 7:860-6. 2006
    ..BQT-S scores were significant positively in relation to pain intensity and pain interference but were negatively related to dosage of analgesics used...
  15. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of the role of patient-reported outcomes on survival prediction of palliative cancer inpatients in Taiwan
    Jing An Chang
    Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 17:1285-94. 2009
    ..This study explores the significance of patient-reported outcomes for predicting length of survival of palliative cancer patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of cancer pain on performance status, mood states, and level of hope among Taiwanese cancer patients
    Chia Chin Lin
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipai, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:29-37. 2003
    ..This study has demonstrated the effect of cancer pain on patients' physical, psychological, and spiritual life and has supported the multidimensional notion of the cancer pain experience in Taiwanese patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint A population-based study on the specific locations of cancer deaths in Taiwan, 1997-2003
    Herng Ching Lin
    School of Health Care Administration, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 15:1333-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the place of death and identify the predictors of home deaths for all cancer patients in Taiwan...
  18. ncbi request reprint Grief reactions in family caregivers of advanced cancer patients in Taiwan: relationship to place of death
    Mao Chih Hsieh
    Taipei Medical University, Wan Fang Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 30:278-84. 2007
    ..This study provides important implications for future studies and clinical practice...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of the Impact of Event Scale-Chinese Version (IES-C) in oral cancer patients in Taiwan
    Shu Ching Chen
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Support Care Cancer 13:485-92. 2005
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  20. doi request reprint Validation of apathy evaluation scale and assessment of severity of apathy in Alzheimer's disease
    Chia Jung Hsieh
    School of Nursing, College of Nursing, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Science, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 66:227-34. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to validate the Taiwanese version of the Apathy Evaluation Scale, clinician version (AES-C) and assess the severity of apathy in patients with AD...
  21. doi request reprint A pain education programme to improve patient satisfaction with cancer pain management: a randomised control trial
    Pi Ling Chou
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 20:1858-69. 2011
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  22. doi request reprint Effects of a home-based walking program on perceived symptom and mood status in postoperative breast cancer women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy
    Chyn Yng Yang
    Department of Nursing, Taipei Medical University Hospital, College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    J Adv Nurs 67:158-68. 2011
    ..This paper is a report of a study analysing the effect of a home-based walking exercise program on symptoms and mood distress among breast cancer women receiving chemotherapy postoperatively...
  23. doi request reprint Development and psychometric testing of a short version of the Barriers Questionnaire-Taiwan form for cancer patients
    Pi Ling Chou
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1071-9. 2011
    ..Unfortunately, there has been a lack of a short and concise questionnaire to assess patients' hesitancy to use analgesics in clinical practice...
  24. ncbi request reprint Peptidoglycan-induced IL-6 production in RAW 264.7 macrophages is mediated by cyclooxygenase-2, PGE2/PGE4 receptors, protein kinase A, I kappa B kinase, and NF-kappa B
    Bing Chang Chen
    School of Respiratory Therapy, Graduate Institute of Biomedical Technology, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    J Immunol 177:681-93. 2006
    ..However, PGN-induced NO release is not involved in the signaling pathway of PGN-induced IL-6 production...
  25. doi request reprint Sleep disturbances among patients with non-small cell lung cancer in Taiwan: congruence between sleep log and actigraphy
    Shu Yi Wang
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 33:E11-7. 2010
    ..Results from this study have a potential to facilitate assessment of sleep disturbances in lung cancer patients...
  26. doi request reprint Surgeon volume is predictive of 5-year survival in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after resection: a population-based study
    Herng Ching Lin
    School of Health Care Administration, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:2284-91. 2009
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  27. doi request reprint Physical activity preferences among patients with lung cancer in Taiwan
    Yi Yun Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 36:155-62. 2013
    ..Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the world. Physical activity could help lung cancer patients improve their health...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effects of electromyography biofeedback-assisted relaxation on pain in patients with advanced cancer in a palliative care unit
    Pei Shan Tsai
    From the Medical University Wan Fan Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 30:347-53. 2007
    ..Electromyography biofeedback-assisted relaxation training may be used along with medications for effective pain management in patients with advanced cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mood state and quality of sleep in cancer pain patients: a comparison to chronic daily headache
    Ruenn Ching Wang
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:32-9. 2007
    ..Despite some differences between these two groups, pain, mood, and sleep quality profiles in these two types of pain groups are similar...
  30. ncbi request reprint The relationship of pain, uncertainty, and hope in Taiwanese lung cancer patients
    Tsui Hsia Hsu
    Taipei Medical University, Graduate Institute of Nursing, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:835-42. 2003
    ..Important implications for future studies are discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cancer symptom clusters: a validation study
    Mei Ling Chen
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 34:590-9. 2007
    ..A modified model showed a better fit. Patients' complex symptom experience may be better represented by subscale scores based on meaningful clusters rather than on an overall score across all symptoms...
  32. doi request reprint Neuropsychiatric profiles of patients with Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia in Taiwan
    Chia Jung Hsieh
    School of Geriatric Nursing and Care Management, College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:570-7. 2009
    ..Previous studies have reported several conflicting findings regarding neuropsychiatric symptoms when comparing patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and patients with vascular dementia (VaD)...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Cancer pain]
    Tsui Hwa Tseng
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Chung Shan Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Hu Li Za Zhi 55:16-21. 2008
    ..When nurses care for cancer patients they need to know how to handle their side effects in order to ensure that cancer patients experience the maximum possible pain relief and comfort...
  34. ncbi request reprint Association between physician volume and hospitalization costs for patients with stroke in Taiwan: a nationwide population-based study
    Herng Ching Lin
    School of Health Care Administration and the Topnotch Stroke Research Center, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Stroke 38:1565-9. 2007
    ..There is little information available on this aspect of stroke care. We used nationwide population-based data to explore the association between physician case volume and costs per discharge for patients with stroke...
  35. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of the Taiwanese version of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index in cancer patients
    Jann Inn Tzeng
    Department of Anesthesiology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:102-8. 2012
    ..Sleep disturbance remains a common symptom among cancer patients. Assessment of sleep disturbance in cancer patients is hindered by infrequent use of standardized tools for sleep management...
  36. doi request reprint The mediating effects of depression on sleep disturbance and fatigue: symptom clusters in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tsai Wei Huang
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 32:398-403. 2009
    ..The current findings are of clinical importance because they suggest the need to consider simultaneous management of sleep disturbance, fatigue, and depression...
  37. ncbi request reprint c-Src mediates thrombin-induced NF-kappaB activation and IL-8/CXCL8 expression in lung epithelial cells
    Chien Huang Lin
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    J Immunol 177:3427-38. 2006
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Urbanization and place of death for the elderly: a 10-year population-based study
    Herng Ching Lin
    School of Health Care Administration, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Palliat Med 21:705-11. 2007
    ..To explore the association between the place of death and the level of urbanization within the communities where the elderly were residing at the time of their death...
  39. doi request reprint Symptom clusters and relationships to symptom interference with daily life in Taiwanese lung cancer patients
    Shu Yi Wang
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 35:258-66. 2008
    ..These results provide an important basis for developing novel strategies to manage multiple symptoms in lung cancer patients and thereby improve their well-being...
  40. pmc Effects of manual lymphatic drainage on breast cancer-related lymphedema: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Tsai Wei Huang
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 11:15. 2013
    ..Lymphedema is a common complication of axillary dissection for breast cancer. We investigated whether manual lymphatic drainage (MLD) could prevent or manage limb edema in women after breast-cancer surgery...
  41. ncbi request reprint Incidence and cofactors of hepatitis C virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma: a prospective study of 12,008 men in Taiwan
    Chien An Sun
    School of Public Health, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Epidemiol 157:674-82. 2003
    ..The results of this study suggest that HCV plays a significant role in hepatocarcinogenesis in an area endemic for chronic HBV infection...
  42. doi request reprint A retrospective study on the long-term placement of peripherally inserted central catheters and the importance of nursing care and education
    Ting Kai Leung
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 34:E25-30. 2011
    ..Peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) have been used for years in Taiwan, but their broad usage has been restricted by their short durability and complications...
  43. doi request reprint Risk of mortality among depressed younger patients: a five-year follow-up study
    Hsiu Ju Chang
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Affect Disord 113:255-62. 2009
    ..This study uses a case-control approach to compare the likelihood of dying of natural causes and by suicide for depressed and non-depressed patients based on a representative national sample in Taiwan...
  44. ncbi request reprint Emergency nurses' knowledge of perceived barriers in pain management in Taiwan
    Feng Ching Tsai
    Department of Management, Chang Gung Cultural and Health Promotion Village, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 16:2088-95. 2007
    ..To explore knowledge of and perceived barriers to pain management among emergency nurses in Taiwan...
  45. ncbi request reprint Changes in levels of hope after diagnostic disclosure among Taiwanese patients with cancer
    Chia Chin Lin
    Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical College, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 26:155-60. 2003
    ..The implications of this study are discussed in terms of cancer disclosure practice and enhancement of levels of hope for Taiwanese patients with cancer...
  46. doi request reprint Assessment of xerostomia and its impact on quality of life in head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy, and validation of the Taiwanese version of the xerostomia questionnaire
    Shu Chen Lin
    Hsin Sheng College of Medical Care and Management, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:141-8. 2008
    ..The results of this study show that the XQ-T is the first xerostomia measurement instrument to be developed for Taiwanese cancer patients and demonstrates excellent reliability and validity...