Mau Roung Lin

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Affiliation: Taipei Medical University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of the Chi-Chi earthquake on quality of life among elderly survivors in Taiwan--a before and after study
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, ROC
    Qual Life Res 11:379-88. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Relations of osteoporosis and follow-up duration to recurrent falls in older men and women
    M R Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Osteoporos Int 25:863-71. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Examination of assumptions in using time tradeoff and standard gamble utilities in individuals with spinal cord injury
    Mau Roung Lin
    Graduate Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:245-52. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A prospective study of factors influencing return to work after traumatic spinal cord injury in Taiwan
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1716-22. 2009
  5. doi request reprint A review of risk factors and patterns of motorcycle injuries
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 41:710-22. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Methodological issues in motorcycle injury epidemiology
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1653-60. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of fall prevention programs and quality of life in older fallers
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:499-506. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Community-based tai chi and its effect on injurious falls, balance, gait, and fear of falling in older people
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei 110, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Phys Ther 86:1189-201. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with severity of motorcycle injuries among young adult riders
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Ann Emerg Med 41:783-91. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Rating scale, standard gamble, and time trade-off for people with traumatic spinal cord injuries
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei 110, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Phys Ther 86:337-44. 2006

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of the Chi-Chi earthquake on quality of life among elderly survivors in Taiwan--a before and after study
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, ROC
    Qual Life Res 11:379-88. 2002
    ..However, those whose residences completely collapsed during the earthquake reported a higher quality of life in social relationships while others reported the opposite...
  2. doi request reprint Relations of osteoporosis and follow-up duration to recurrent falls in older men and women
    M R Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Osteoporos Int 25:863-71. 2014
    ..Osteoporosis was significantly associated with recurrent falls for women but not for men. The relationship of osteoporosis with falls in the past year decreased during follow-up, while those of sedatives and hypnotics remained...
  3. doi request reprint Examination of assumptions in using time tradeoff and standard gamble utilities in individuals with spinal cord injury
    Mau Roung Lin
    Graduate Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:245-52. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint A prospective study of factors influencing return to work after traumatic spinal cord injury in Taiwan
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1716-22. 2009
    ..Lin M-R, Hwang H-F, Yu W-Y, Chen C-Y. A prospective study of factors influencing return to work after traumatic spinal cord injury in Taiwan...
  5. doi request reprint A review of risk factors and patterns of motorcycle injuries
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 41:710-22. 2009
    ..Features of motorcycle use and potentially effective prevention programs for motorcycle crash injuries in developing countries are discussed. Finally, recommendations for future motorcycle-injury research are made...
  6. doi request reprint Methodological issues in motorcycle injury epidemiology
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1653-60. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of fall prevention programs and quality of life in older fallers
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:499-506. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Community-based tai chi and its effect on injurious falls, balance, gait, and fear of falling in older people
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei 110, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Phys Ther 86:1189-201. 2006
    ..This study examined the effect of a community-based tai chi program on injurious falls, balance, gait, and fear of falling among people aged 65 years and older in Taiwan...
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with severity of motorcycle injuries among young adult riders
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Ann Emerg Med 41:783-91. 2003
    ..A cohort of 4,729 junior college students in Taiwan was studied to determine risk factors for increased severity of motorcycle injuries...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rating scale, standard gamble, and time trade-off for people with traumatic spinal cord injuries
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei 110, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Phys Ther 86:337-44. 2006
    ..This study compared psychometric performances of these preference-based measures among people with SCIs in Taiwan...
  11. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of risk factors for motorcycle crashes among junior college students in Taiwan
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 35:243-52. 2003
    ..In conclusion, a high-risk group predisposed to involvement in a motorcycle crash, including both non-injury and injury-related crashes, can be identified using selected risk factors for crash prevention among young riders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relation between motorcycle helmet use and cervical spinal cord injury
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Neuroepidemiology 23:269-74. 2004
    ..Results of the logistic regression model show that neither different helmet types nor fastening status increased the occurrence of cervical SCIs when motorcycle riders were involved in severe crashes...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of crash experience on changes in risk taking among urban and rural young people
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, 110 Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 36:213-22. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint Psychometric comparisons of the timed up and go, one-leg stand, functional reach, and Tinetti balance measures in community-dwelling older people
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1343-8. 2004
    ..To compare the practicality, reliability, validity, and responsiveness of the timed up and go (TUG), one-leg stand (OLS), functional reach (FR), and Tinetti balance (TB) performance measures in people aged 65 and older...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of fall injury type and discharge placement on mortality, hospitalization, falls, and ADL changes among older people in Taiwan
    Wen Yu Yu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 50:887-94. 2013
    ..In addition to primary prevention of falls, further research to investigate mechanisms leading to TBIs during a fall is needed to facilitate effective secondary fall-prevention programs for older people...
  16. ncbi request reprint Suitability of the WHOQOL-BREF for community-dwelling older people in Taiwan
    Hei Fen Hwang
    Department of Nursing, National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Age Ageing 32:593-600. 2003
    ..However, the application of a generic health-related quality of life measure for older people needs to be carefully validated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of the WHOQOL-BREF for evaluating persons with traumatic brain injury
    Wen Ta Chiu
    Department of Surgery, Wan Fang Hospital and Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurotrauma 23:1609-20. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the WHOQOL-BREF is an appropriate health-related quality of life (HRQL) instrument for persons with TBI. Furthermore, the initial severity of the TBI might not be suitable for predicting levels of HRQL in persons with TBI...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of fracture type on health-related quality of life among older women in Taiwan
    Ming Huang Chiu
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:512-9. 2012
    ..To investigate changes in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) during the first year after injury in elderly Taiwanese women who had fractured a hip, vertebra, distal forearm, or multiple sites...
  19. doi request reprint Effectiveness of different types of motorcycle helmets and effects of their improper use on head injuries
    Wen Yu Yu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Epidemiol 40:794-803. 2011
    ..A case-control study was conducted to examine how different helmet types and improper helmet use affected protection against head injuries among motorcyclists in Taiwan...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparisons of the brief form of the World Health Organization Quality of Life and Short Form-36 for persons with spinal cord injuries
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:104-13. 2007
    ..This study compared the psychometric performance of the brief form of the World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHOQOL-BREF) with the Short-Form 36 (SF-36) for people with traumatic spinal cord injuries in Taiwan...
  21. pmc Burnout, job satisfaction, and medical malpractice among physicians
    Kuan Yu Chen
    1 School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan 2 Graduate Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan 3 Department of Health, Taiwan
    Int J Med Sci 10:1471-8. 2013
    ..Our objective was to estimate the incidence of recent burnout in a large sample of Taiwanese physicians and analyze associations with job related satisfaction and medical malpractice experience...
  22. doi request reprint An epidemiological survey of acute spinal trauma caused by traffic accidents versus falls in northern Taiwan
    Carlos Lam
    Wan Fang Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Asia Pac J Public Health 23:957-66. 2011
    ..Traffic accidents and falls are the major causes of spinal trauma, which result in serious personal and social loss. A comparison between causes and patients' characteristics can be important...
  23. doi request reprint Longitudinal changes in the health-related quality of life during the first year after traumatic brain injury
    Mau Roung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:474-80. 2010
    ..To track the health-related quality of life (HRQL) at discharge and at 6 and 12 months after a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and examine factors associated with changes in each HRQL domain...
  24. doi request reprint Incidence rate and risk factors of missed injuries in major trauma patients
    Chao wen Chen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Accid Anal Prev 43:823-8. 2011
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  25. doi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of the WHOQOL-BREF in community-dwelling older people in Taiwan using Rasch analysis
    Wen Miin Liang
    Graduate Institute of Biostatistics, Institute of Environmental Health, Biostatistics Center, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Qual Life Res 18:605-18. 2009
    ..To examine the psychometric characteristics of the brief version of the World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHOQOL-BREF) questionnaire in rural-community-dwelling older people in Taiwan using Rasch analysis...
  26. doi request reprint A pilot study of citizens' opinions on the Incident Command System in Taiwan
    Carlos Lam
    Wanfang Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    Disasters 34:447-69. 2010
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  27. doi request reprint Validation of the quality of life after brain injury in Chinese persons with traumatic brain injury in Taiwan
    Yen Nung Lin
    Institute of Injury Prevention and Control Drs Lin, CHU, Chiu, and Lin, and School of Public Health Dr Chu, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Wan Fang Hospital Dr Lin, Taipei, and Department of Biostatistics, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taichung Dr Liang, and Department of Neurosurgery, Shuang Ho Hospital, New Taipei City Dr Chiu, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 29:E37-47. 2014
    ..To determine the psychometric properties of the Quality of Life After Brain Injury (QOLIBRI) in Chinese persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI) in Taiwan...
  28. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the expectations of residents and rescue providers of community emergency medical response after mudslide disasters
    Carlos Lam
    Wanfang Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    Disasters 31:405-16. 2007
    ..02 and 0.03, respectively), which were more appreciated by residents. We conclude that residents had higher expectations of evacuation, temporary relocation, lodging, food, and sanitary management than the rescue groups...
  29. doi request reprint Medical malpractice in Taiwan: injury types, compensation, and specialty risk
    Kuan Yu Chen
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acad Emerg Med 19:598-600. 2012
    ..Emergency physicians (EPs) were the most likely to be sued and made the highest median payments. Most lawsuits involved death or permanent injury. Eighty-two percent of the cases were settled in the physician's favor...
  30. ncbi request reprint Use of quantitative ultrasound for identifying low bone density in older people
    Hsin Dai Lee
    Department of Family Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Ultrasound Med 29:1083-92. 2010
    ..This study examined criterion, convergent, and discriminant validities of quantitative ultrasound (QUS) for identifying low bone density among people aged 55 years and older in Taiwan...
  31. ncbi request reprint Human intestinal capillariasis (Capillaria philippinensis) in Taiwan
    Li Hua Lu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Hsinchu Branch, Taiwan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:810-3. 2006
    ..Nine cases were diagnosed by histopathological biopsied specimens. About half of the 30 cases denied having consumed raw or undercooked fish. All cases recovered to health after receiving medication, with no deaths or recurrences...