For Wey Lung

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Affiliation: Tri-Service General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Purple urine bag syndrome in nursing homes: ten elderly case reports and a literature review
    Chi Hung Lin
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Clin Interv Aging 3:729-34. 2008
  2. pmc p53 codon 72 polymorphism as a progression index for bladder cancer
    Hung Yu Lin
    Department of Urology, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Oncol Rep 27:1193-9. 2012
  3. pmc Association of the MAOA promoter uVNTR polymorphism with suicide attempts in patients with major depressive disorder
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Med Genet 12:74. 2011
  4. pmc Association between Interleukin-10 Gene Promoter Haplotype and Schizophrenia in a Han-Chinese Study
    Hsin Yi Peng
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Biomed Sci 4:185-91. 2008
  5. pmc TP53 codon 72 Gene Polymorphism Paradox in Associated with Various Carcinoma Incidences, Invasiveness and Chemotherapy Responses
    Hung Yu Lin
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Taiwan, ROC Graduate Institute of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Biomed Sci 4:248-54. 2008
  6. pmc Maximally efficient two-stage screening: Determining intellectual disability in Taiwanese military conscripts
    Chia Chang Chien
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Multidiscip Healthc 2:39-44. 2009
  7. pmc Parental bonding and personality characteristics of first episode intention to suicide or deliberate self-harm without a history of mental disorders
    Ya Fen Hsu
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 13:421. 2013
  8. pmc Incinerator pollution and child development in the taiwan birth cohort study
    For Wey Lung
    Taipei City Hospital, Songde Branch, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:2241-57. 2013
  9. pmc Parental bonding in males with adjustment disorder and hyperventilation syndrome
    For Wey Lung
    Songde Branch, Taipei City Hospital, Taiwan
    BMC Psychiatry 12:56. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic pathway of major depressive disorder in shortening telomeric length
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Genet 17:195-9. 2007

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  1. pmc Purple urine bag syndrome in nursing homes: ten elderly case reports and a literature review
    Chi Hung Lin
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Clin Interv Aging 3:729-34. 2008
    ..Thus, we should decrease the duration of catheterization, improve catheter care, and deploy technological advances designed for prevention, especially in the elderly cared for in nursing homes...
  2. pmc p53 codon 72 polymorphism as a progression index for bladder cancer
    Hung Yu Lin
    Department of Urology, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Oncol Rep 27:1193-9. 2012
    ..The Pro/Pro genotype in p53 codon 72 polymorphism shows a high NPV for bladder cancer progression, thus, it can be used clinically as a progression index in bladder cancer management...
  3. pmc Association of the MAOA promoter uVNTR polymorphism with suicide attempts in patients with major depressive disorder
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Med Genet 12:74. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that the uVNTR polymorphism confers vulnerability to MDD, suicide or both. The aim of this study was to explore the association between the MAOA uVNTR and depressed suicide, using multiple controls...
  4. pmc Association between Interleukin-10 Gene Promoter Haplotype and Schizophrenia in a Han-Chinese Study
    Hsin Yi Peng
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Biomed Sci 4:185-91. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, more detailed mechanism needs to be elucidated in further investigations in order to confirm this hypothesis...
  5. pmc TP53 codon 72 Gene Polymorphism Paradox in Associated with Various Carcinoma Incidences, Invasiveness and Chemotherapy Responses
    Hung Yu Lin
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Taiwan, ROC Graduate Institute of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Biomed Sci 4:248-54. 2008
    ..Further etiological investigations are essential to reveal the association of and interaction between genetic and environmental factors in relation to carcinogenesis...
  6. pmc Maximally efficient two-stage screening: Determining intellectual disability in Taiwanese military conscripts
    Chia Chang Chien
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Multidiscip Healthc 2:39-44. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to apply a two-stage screening method for the large-scale intelligence screening of military conscripts...
  7. pmc Parental bonding and personality characteristics of first episode intention to suicide or deliberate self-harm without a history of mental disorders
    Ya Fen Hsu
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 13:421. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Incinerator pollution and child development in the taiwan birth cohort study
    For Wey Lung
    Taipei City Hospital, Songde Branch, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:2241-57. 2013
    ..Further follow-up of these children to investigate the long-term effects of specific toxins on their development and later diagnostic categorization is necessary...
  9. pmc Parental bonding in males with adjustment disorder and hyperventilation syndrome
    For Wey Lung
    Songde Branch, Taipei City Hospital, Taiwan
    BMC Psychiatry 12:56. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to identify the style of parental bonding and the personality characteristics that might increase the risk of hyperventilation and adjustment disorder...
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic pathway of major depressive disorder in shortening telomeric length
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Genet 17:195-9. 2007
    ..Shortened telomeric length has been associated with aging and monoamine oxidase A gene activity. The pathways of genetic activity and mental disorder in shortening telomeric length, however, remain unclear...
  11. doi request reprint The interleukin 10 promoter haplotype ACA and the long-form variant of the DRD4 uVNTR polymorphism are associated with vulnerability to schizophrenia
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Res 188:294-6. 2011
    ..No obvious interactions among the potential polymorphisms were found, which suggests that IL-10 and DRD4 confer vulnerability to schizophrenia independently...
  12. ncbi request reprint Personality and emotional response in schizophrenics with persistent auditory hallucination
    F W Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, N o 2 Chung Cheng 1 st road, 802 Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Eur Psychiatry 24:470-5. 2009
    ..This model helped us understand the relationship between personality, cognition and affective symptoms, such that, when therapists decide what "trait" to change, they can determine at which point to intervene...
  13. doi request reprint Angiotensinogen M235T associated with mitral valve prolapse in young Han Chinese male
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Am J Med Sci 336:237-40. 2008
    ..However, no study on the association of AGT M235T in men with MVP has been reported. In this article, we investigated the potential role of AGT M235T polymorphism in men with MVP...
  14. doi request reprint Mental Symptoms in Different Health Professionals During the SARS Attack: A Follow-up Study
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, No 2 Chung Cheng 1st Rd, Kaohsiung, 802, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Q 80:107-16. 2009
    ..The aims of the study were to assess the psychological impact of SARS bio-disaster on healthcare workers...
  15. ncbi request reprint No allele variation of the MAOA gene promoter in male Chinese subjects with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Neuropsychobiology 54:147-51. 2006
    ..484, d.f. = 1, p = 0.115). Some aspects of clinical response are mentioned in the discussion of this study which are worth exploring further in the future...
  16. ncbi request reprint Father-son attachment and sexual partner orientation in Taiwan
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry and Medicine, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Compr Psychiatry 48:20-6. 2007
    ..In particular, paternal overprotection played the most important role in the developmental process of male homosexuals. This study can be used as a reference for clinical personnel in caring for male homosexuals...
  17. ncbi request reprint A module map showing interaction between apolipoprotein E and phospholipase A2 polymorphism in lipid profiles
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Hum Hered 62:135-44. 2006
    ..Establish a possible conceptual relationship among Apo E and PLA2 polymorphism and lipid profiles...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dopamine D4 receptor gene and the -521C>T polymorphism of the upstream region of the dopamine D4 receptor gene in schizophrenia
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, and Graduate Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Genet 16:139-43. 2006
    ..The present study was designed to investigate the role of both the -521C>T single nucleotide polymorphism and the DRD4 variable number tandem repeat (VNTR) polymorphism...
  19. pmc The five-item Brief-Symptom Rating Scale as a suicide ideation screening instrument for psychiatric inpatients and community residents
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Psychiatry 8:53. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to use the five-item Brief Symptom Rating Scale (BSRS-5) as a screening instrument for the prediction of suicide ideation in psychiatric, community and general medical settings...
  20. pmc Mental health of female foreign spouses in transnational marriages in southern Taiwan
    Bih Ching Shu
    Department of Nursing and Institute of Allied Health Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    BMC Psychiatry 11:4. 2011
    ....
  21. pmc Association of DRD4 uVNTR and TP53 codon 72 polymorphisms with schizophrenia: a case-control study
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Med Genet 10:147. 2009
    ..The polymorphism at codon 72 in TP53 and the long form variants of the upstream variable number of tandem repeats (uVNTR) polymorphism in the dopamine D4 receptor (DRD4) gene are reported to confer susceptibility to schizophrenia...
  22. doi request reprint Intronic single nucleotide polymorphisms of engrailed homeobox 2 modulate the disease vulnerability of autism in a han chinese population
    Pinchen Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Neuropsychobiology 62:104-15. 2010
    ..Our study was aimed to explore the association between EN2 intronic single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) with autism in an ethnic Han Chinese population...
  23. doi request reprint Polymorphisms of TP53 are markers of bladder cancer vulnerability and prognosis
    Hung Yu Lin
    Department of Urology, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan Graduate Institute of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Urol Oncol 31:1231-41. 2013
    ..Using an enlarged sample, we investigated the role of rs1042522 and of tagSNPs that were predicted to be in linkage disequilibrium with codon72 in relation to the incidence, invasiveness, and prognosis of bladder cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Parental rearing style, premorbid personality, mental health, and quality of life in chronic regional pain: A causal analysis
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung City, and Institute of Allied Health Sciences and School of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan City, Taiwan
    Compr Psychiatry 45:206-12. 2004
    ..CRP is different from mental illness in many dimensions. In this study, CRP appeared to be caused by actual physical dysfunction rather than mental dysfunction...
  25. ncbi request reprint Parental concerns based general developmental screening tool and autism risk: the Taiwan National Birth cohort study
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung 802, Taiwan
    Pediatr Res 67:226-31. 2010
    ..Further studies are needed to investigate the factors, which contribute to the differences among these groups;follow-up on the typical and atypical development of these children is necessary...
  26. ncbi request reprint Parental attachment, premorbid personality, and mental health in young males with hyperventilation syndrome
    Bih Ching Shu
    Institute of Allied Health Sciences and School of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Res 153:163-70. 2007
    ..The determination of competing risk factors and mediating effects in males with hyperventilation syndrome should be considered in future studies...
  27. doi request reprint Monoamine oxidase A gene polymorphism and suicide: an association study and meta-analysis
    Chi Fa Hung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Affect Disord 136:643-9. 2012
    ..This study aims to evaluate the possible association between the MAOA-uVNTR polymorphism and suicidal behaviors by examining our own subjects and conducting a meta-analytic review...
  28. doi request reprint Association of VNTR polymorphisms in the MAOA promoter and DRD4 exon 3 with heroin dependence in male Chinese addicts
    Chia Chang Chien
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:409-16. 2010
    ....
  29. doi request reprint p53 codon 72 polymorphism was associated with vulnerability, progression, but not prognosis of bladder cancer in a Taiwanese population: an implication of structural equation modeling to manage the risks of bladder cancer
    Hung Yu Lin
    Department of Urology, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Urol Int 86:355-60. 2011
    ..A tentative model was constructed to evaluate the association between p53 codon 72 polymorphism and bladder cancer...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ethnic heterogeneity in allele variation in the DRD4 gene in schizophrenia
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, No 2 Chung Cheng 1st Rd, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Schizophr Res 57:239-45. 2002
    ..In addition, there was a significant association between the long form of DRD4 gene and schizophrenia in Caucasians, especially those with familial schizophrenia...
  31. doi request reprint Developing and refining the Taiwan Birth Cohort Study (TBCS): five years of experience
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Taiwan
    Res Dev Disabil 32:2697-703. 2011
    ..The TBCS will provide ongoing longitudinal information regarding the predisposing and maintaining factors affecting the long term outcome of pediatric illnesses...
  32. doi request reprint Parental mental health, education, age at childbirth and child development from six to 18 months
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Acta Paediatr 98:834-41. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect six-month parental mental health has on children's six and 18-month development. Parental covariates of age and education were also analysed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Telomeric length varies with age and polymorphisms of the MAOA gene promoter in peripheral blood cells obtained from a community in Taiwan
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, No 2 Chung Cheng 1st Rd, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Genet 15:31-5. 2005
    ..We undertook to develop a predictive model of telomere shortening and to investigate the possible association between MAOA gene promoter polymorphisms and telomere length as influenced by age and gender...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparison of quality of life for people with schizophrenia and mental health of caregivers beteen commn-based and hospital-based services
    Dong Sheng Tzeng
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 20:443-51. 2004
    ..To improve patients' quality of life and the mental health of caregivers in both services, it is important to ameliorate severe symptoms associated with schizophrenia...
  35. ncbi request reprint p53 codon 72 polymorphism and susceptibility malignancy of colorectal cancer in Taiwan
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 130:728-32. 2004
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Predictive and construct validity of the Bayley Scales of Infant Development and the Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence with the Taiwan Birth Cohort Study instrument
    For Wey Lung
    Taipei City Psychiatric Center, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei
    Psychol Rep 111:83-96. 2012
    ..With further investigation, the TBCS-DI may be used both in research and in clinical settings...
  37. doi request reprint Different impacts of aquaporin 4 and MAOA allele variation among olanzapine, risperidone, and paliperidone in schizophrenia
    Ting Sheng Chung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:394-7. 2012
    ..The AQP-4 polymorphism may have an effect in influencing the dosage of olanzapine. However, the roles of AQP-4 polymorphisms in the blood-brain barrier and different neuroprotective effects need further exploration in future studies...
  38. doi request reprint Gender differences of children's developmental trajectory from 6 to 60 months in the Taiwan Birth Cohort Pilot Study
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Res Dev Disabil 32:100-6. 2011
    ..The TBCS scale is a valid and reliable developmental screening instrument that can be used in continuous surveillance of children's development in community and clinical settings from 6 months to 5 years of age...
  39. ncbi request reprint Psychological morbidity, quality of life and their correlations among military health care workers in Taiwan
    Dong Sheng Tzeng
    Graduate Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan
    Ind Health 47:626-34. 2009
    ..001). The GHQ might be a mediating factor to QOL. Programs should be developed to educate younger health care workers with psychological morbidity to adjust the stressors associated with their jobs to improve their QOL...
  40. doi request reprint MAOA gene polymorphisms and response to mirtazapine in major depression
    Dong Sheng Tzeng
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Hum Psychopharmacol 24:293-300. 2009
    ..Polymorphisms in the monoamine oxidase A (MAOA) gene may influence treatment outcomes in major depression disorder (MDD)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Efficient developmental screening instrument for 6- and 18-month-old children in the Taiwan Birth Cohort Pilot Study
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, and Graduate Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Acta Paediatr 97:1093-8. 2008
    ..To develop an efficient developmental screening instrument for interview purposes...
  42. doi request reprint Parental mental health and child development from six to thirty-six months in a birth cohort study in Taiwan
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Perinat Med 37:397-402. 2009
    ..The reciprocity between child development and parental mental health and proper intervention are vital...
  43. ncbi request reprint Mutations in the p53 tumor suppressor gene in colorectal cancer in Taiwan
    Fu Hsin Chang
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 19:151-8. 2003
    ..05). We found that two-fifths of colorectal cancer patients in Taiwan have a p53 mutation, which could be used as a marker of colorectal cancer...
  44. ncbi request reprint Hypertension--a possible vulnerability marker for depression in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Pao Luo Fan
    Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan
    Nephron Clin Pract 102:c43-50. 2006
    ..This study explored the association of hypertension and psychiatric morbidity in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) under adjusted personality characteristics and parental attachment...
  45. pmc Older adults with higher income or marriage have longer telomeres
    Yung Chieh Yen
    Department of Psychiatry, E Da Hospital, 1 Yi Da Road, Yan Chau District, Kaohsiung 824, Taiwan
    Age Ageing 42:234-9. 2013
    ..telomere length has been used to represent biological ageing and is found to be associated with various physiological, psychological and social factors...
  46. doi request reprint Alexithymia as a screening index for male conscripts with adjustment disorder
    Po Fei Chen
    Department of Psychology, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Q 82:139-50. 2011
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Association between suicide attempt and a tri-allelic functional polymorphism in serotonin transporter gene promoter in Chinese patients with schizophrenia
    Chi Fa Hung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Neurosci Lett 504:242-6. 2011
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Child developmental screening instrument from six to thirty-six months in Taiwan birth cohort study
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital
    Early Hum Dev 86:17-21. 2010
    ..A reliable and valid assessing tool to detect the problem before the child becomes deviant is very important...
  49. ncbi request reprint Adverse effects of risperidone and haloperidol treatment in schizophrenia
    Yung Chieh Yen
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, 2 Chung Cheng 1st Road, Kaohsiung, 802, Taiwan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 28:285-90. 2004
    ..The aim of this study is to explore the adverse effects of conventional and atypical antipsychotic drugs and their associated factors...
  50. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial characteristics of criminals committing incest and other sex offenses: a survey in a Taiwanese prison
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, No 2 Chung Cheng 1st Road, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 48:554-60. 2004
    ..Also, attention should be given to their psychosocial characteristics...
  51. ncbi request reprint Personal characteristics of adolescent prostitutes and rearing attitudes of their parents: a structural equation model
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, No 2, Chung Cheng 1st Rd, Kaohsiung 802, Taiwan, ROC
    Psychiatry Res 125:285-91. 2004
    ..These results provide useful information for the evaluation of and interventions with adolescent prostitution...
  52. pmc The effects of beta2 adrenergic receptor gene polymorphism in lipid profiles
    Wei Tsung Kao
    Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Lipids Health Dis 7:20. 2008
    ..Explore the interaction between apolipoprotein E (Apo E), phospholipase A2 (PLA2) and beta2 adrenergic receptor (beta2-AR) gene polymorphisms and lipid profiles in an elderly Chinese population...
  53. ncbi request reprint Association of the homeobox transcription factor gene ENGRAILED 2 with autistic disorder in Chinese children
    Pinchen Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan ROC
    Neuropsychobiology 57:3-8. 2008
    ..In the present work, we carried out a case-control study to determine whether 2 intronic single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of EN2 are a susceptibility to autism in a Han Chinese population...
  54. doi request reprint Adaptive behaviors in high-functioning Taiwanese children with autism spectrum disorders: an investigation of the mediating roles of symptom severity and cognitive ability
    Chen Lin Chang
    Graduate Institute of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:1347-55. 2013
    ..Also, the younger the age the child got diagnosed, the less severe the current symptoms of autism were. The implication for emphasizing adaptive skills intervention was discussed...
  55. doi request reprint Moderators and mediators among panic, agoraphobia symptoms, and suicidal ideation in patients with panic disorder
    Mei Feng Huang
    Department of Psychiatry, Kai Suan Psychiatric Hospital, Kaohsiung, 802 Taiwan
    Compr Psychiatry 51:243-9. 2010
    ..The second aim was to examine the relationships among panic, agoraphobic symptoms, and suicidal ideation in patients with panic disorder, adjusting by age, social support, and alcohol use...
  56. doi request reprint Predictive validity of Bayley scale in language development of children at 6-36 months
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Pediatr Int 51:666-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the prediction of development among 6-, 18-, and 36-month-old infants on the Bayley Scale of Infant Development (BSID)...
  57. pmc Healthcare in schizophrenia: effectiveness and progress of a redesigned care network
    Dong Sheng Tzeng
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:129. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was designed to investigate the care-effectiveness of different healthcare models for schizophrenic patients and the impact of it on caregivers...
  58. doi request reprint Perceived parental attachment, personality characteristics, and cognition in male incest
    Yi Ching Lu
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 56:557-72. 2012
    ..This result can be a helpful reference in sexual-offender intervention programs for relapse prevention...
  59. doi request reprint Social interaction and drug attitude effectiveness in patients with schizophrenia
    Jui Kang Tsai
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, No 2 Chung Cheng 1st Road, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Q 82:343-51. 2011
    ..We should enhance the drug attitude and medication adherence of patients with schizophrenia who have poor social interaction to improve the outcome of schizophrenia...
  60. ncbi request reprint Mutation of the p53 tumor suppressor gene in transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary tract in Taiwan
    Hung Yu Lin
    Department of Urology, E Da Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 21:57-64. 2005
    ..A simple analysis of the p53 gene using PCR/SSCP is suitable for screening for p53 abnormalities in transitional cell carcinoma. The relationship between cancer risk and the codon 72 polymorphism of exon 4 needs further investigation...
  61. ncbi request reprint The 1999 Ji-Ji (Taiwan) earthquake as a trigger for acute myocardial infarction
    Ching Hong Tsai
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychosomatics 45:477-82. 2004
    ..The findings suggest that extreme emotional stress due to the natural disaster, superimposed on the stress of awakening, increased the incidence of acute myocardial infarction in this population...
  62. ncbi request reprint Exploring the burden of the primary family caregivers of schizophrenia patients in Taiwan
    Shu Ying Hou
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:508-14. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the burden of the primary family caregivers of schizophrenia patients and the factors that affect caregiver burden...
  63. doi request reprint Treatment effectiveness and adherence in patients with schizophrenia treated with risperidone long-acting injection
    Chen Lin Chang
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, and Department of Neurology, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Res 180:16-9. 2010
    ..Randomized clinical follow-up trial studies are necessary to explore the risk factors for nonadherence in more detail...
  64. ncbi request reprint Priapism associated with typical and atypical antipsychotic medications
    Chien Shu Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 21:245-8. 2006
    ..Physicians should be aware of this rare but potentially serious complication of antipsychotic drugs. Early intervention and appropriate treatment are essential to prevent permanent impotence and other serious complications...
  65. doi request reprint Quality of life of methylphenidate treatment-responsive adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Pin Chen Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University and Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 28:279-84. 2012
    ..Factors besides pharmacotherapy should be explored to further improve the QOL of medication-treated adolescents with ADHD...
  66. doi request reprint Sleeping position and health status of children at six-, eighteen- and thirty-six-month development
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, and Department of Neurology, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Res Dev Disabil 32:713-8. 2011
    ..Sleeping position had effect on children's development at six-month; however, this effect was transient. Instead, chronic illness and maternal level of education had a more persistent effect on children's development...
  67. ncbi request reprint Stability and change of cognitive attributes in children with uneven/delayed cognitive development from preschool through childhood
    Pinchen Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Medical University and Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Res Dev Disabil 31:895-902. 2010
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint In-prison treatment for sexual offenders in Taiwan
    For Wey Lung
    Military Kaohsiung General Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 51:340-7. 2007
    ..A cooperative and collaborative center for the mandated treatment in prison of sexual offenders and an integrated rule and treatment model should be set up in the future...
  69. doi request reprint The role of PGC-1 and Apoε4 in insomnia
    Chien Chuan Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Zuoying Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Genet 22:82-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the role of PGC-1α in insomnia among different mental disorder groups under the control of Apoε4 and other psychosocial factors...
  70. pmc Prolactin levels in olanzapine treatment correlate with positive symptoms of schizophrenia: results from an open-label, flexible-dose study
    Yi Lung Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 11:16-20. 2009
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  71. pmc The relationship between sex life satisfaction and job stress of married nurses
    Hsiu Hui Lee
    Nursing Department, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Res Notes 5:445. 2012
    ..Demographic information, work stress, sex life satisfaction, sexual desire and mental health measured using the Chinese Health Questionnaire, data were collected from 100 married nurses in Taiwan...
  72. pmc Anxiety and mood disorder in young males with mitral valve prolapse
    For Wey Lung
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Multidiscip Healthc 1:89-92. 2008
    ..With the factors of age, sex, and ethnicity controlled, the specific role of MVP in panic disorder was analyzed...
  73. doi request reprint GSK3β regulates Bcl2L12 and Bcl2L12A anti-apoptosis signaling in glioblastoma and is inhibited by LiCl
    Chia Hua Chou
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, College of Medicine, Graduate Institute of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, and Department of Anesthesiology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Cell Cycle 11:532-42. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that LiCl may be a prospective therapeutic agent against GBM...
  74. doi request reprint Neuroprotection of paliperidone on SH-SY5Y cells against β-amyloid peptide(25-35), N-methyl-4-phenylpyridinium ion, and hydrogen peroxide-induced cell death
    Ming Chang Yang
    Center for Genetic Laboratory, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 217:397-410. 2011
    ..Antipsychotic drugs (APDs) were widely used in treating schizophrenia. Some APDs were reported to have neuroprotective effects against neurotoxicants in the cell level...