Jeng Wei

Summary

Affiliation: Tri-Service General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Successful heart transplantation after 13 hours of donor heart ischemia with the use of HTK solution: a case report
    J Wei
    Heart Centre, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Centre, 45 Cheng Hsin Street, Pei Tou 112 Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 37:2253-4. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart transplantation at Cheng Hsin General Hospital in Taiwan: 15-year experience
    J Wei
    Heart Centre, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 36:2374-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in prone position: a simplified method for outpatients
    Jeng Wei
    Heart Centre, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 69:202-6. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The additional value of live/real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography over two-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography for assessing mitral regurgitation with eccentric jets
    Shen Kou Tsai
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 76:372-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Emergent bedside real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in a patient with cardiac arrest following a caesarean section
    Jeng Wei
    Cardiovascular Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur J Echocardiogr 12:E16. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Embolization of the stent to the right heart after a motor vehicle accident
    Ming C Hsiung
    Cardiovascular Disease, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 27:587-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Successful transcatheter closure of a residual patent ductus arteriosus with complex anatomy after surgical ligation using an amplatzer ductal occluder guided by live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography
    Yi Cheng Chuang
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 28:E101-3. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Successful intraoperative identification of an anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery using real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography
    Yao Dong Jin
    Cardiovascular Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 28:E149-51. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in an unusual case of aorto-left ventricular tunnel with a large interventricular septal aneurysm
    Chung Yi Chang
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 28:E12-5. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in coping and anxiety in patients after coronary artery bypass graft surgery in Taiwan
    Heng Hsin Tung
    National Taipei College of Nursing, Tungs Taichung MetroHabor Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Heart Lung 38:469-79. 2009

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Successful heart transplantation after 13 hours of donor heart ischemia with the use of HTK solution: a case report
    J Wei
    Heart Centre, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Centre, 45 Cheng Hsin Street, Pei Tou 112 Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 37:2253-4. 2005
    ..Though Dr Christiaan Barnard used a donor heart with IT of 16 hours, 50 minutes with a portable hypothermic perfusion system in 1981, the recorded IT of donor hearts reported recently is 8 hours, with no adverse effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart transplantation at Cheng Hsin General Hospital in Taiwan: 15-year experience
    J Wei
    Heart Centre, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 36:2374-6. 2004
    ..We find the technique of biatrial anastomosis for orthotopic HTx to result in a low incidence of tricuspid regurgitation and conduction anomalies. The use of suboptimal and size-mismatched donor hearts is also promising...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in prone position: a simplified method for outpatients
    Jeng Wei
    Heart Centre, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 69:202-6. 2006
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The additional value of live/real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography over two-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography for assessing mitral regurgitation with eccentric jets
    Shen Kou Tsai
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 76:372-7. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Emergent bedside real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in a patient with cardiac arrest following a caesarean section
    Jeng Wei
    Cardiovascular Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur J Echocardiogr 12:E16. 2011
    ..Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation was immediately established and emergent pulmonary thromboembolectomy was performed. The patient was discharged without residual deficits on Day 22 of hospitalization...
  6. doi request reprint Embolization of the stent to the right heart after a motor vehicle accident
    Ming C Hsiung
    Cardiovascular Disease, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 27:587-9. 2010
    ..The use of 3DTEE can facilitate identification of intracardiac metallic foreign bodies perioperatively in a patient with accident and emergent unstable condition. (Echocardiography 2010;27:587-589)...
  7. doi request reprint Successful transcatheter closure of a residual patent ductus arteriosus with complex anatomy after surgical ligation using an amplatzer ductal occluder guided by live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography
    Yi Cheng Chuang
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 28:E101-3. 2011
    ..We concluded that live 3D TEE provided novel images of complex residual ducts and successful guidance of a ductal occluder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Successful intraoperative identification of an anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery using real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography
    Yao Dong Jin
    Cardiovascular Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 28:E149-51. 2011
    ..This modality allows for fast assessment and novel views of complex cardiac abnormalities and can aid in perioperative monitoring. ..
  9. doi request reprint Live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in an unusual case of aorto-left ventricular tunnel with a large interventricular septal aneurysm
    Chung Yi Chang
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 28:E12-5. 2011
    ..Real time 3D TEE allows for assessment and novel views of complex cardiac abnormalities and can aid in perioperative monitoring...
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in coping and anxiety in patients after coronary artery bypass graft surgery in Taiwan
    Heng Hsin Tung
    National Taipei College of Nursing, Tungs Taichung MetroHabor Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Heart Lung 38:469-79. 2009
    ..Greater use of coping strategies and lower anxiety levels may be related to positive outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgery; however, the relationship between them, including by gender, has not been examined in Taiwan...
  11. doi request reprint The routine use of live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in mitral valve surgery: clinical experience
    Jeng Wei
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, No 45, Cheng Hsin St, Beitou, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:14-8. 2010
    ..Perioperative monitoring of mitral valve (MV) anatomy, function, and pathology is essential for surgical management of different MV disease...
  12. doi request reprint A new vascular ring connector in surgery for aortic dissection
    Jeng Wei
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:674-7. 2009
    ..To improve the surgical results of aortic dissection, we used a novel vascular ring connector for anastomosis...
  13. doi request reprint Midterm results of vascular ring connector in open surgery for aortic dissection
    Jeng Wei
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:72-7, 77.e1-3. 2012
    ..This study observed midterm results of vascular ring connectors in surgery for aortic dissection...
  14. doi request reprint Predictors of quality of life in heart-transplant recipients in Taiwan
    Heng Hsin Tung
    School of Nursing, National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Heart Lung 40:320-30. 2011
    ..This correlational study sought to identify the predictors of quality of life in heart-transplant recipients in Taiwan...
  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival and prognostic implications after coronary artery bypass grafting in Chinese patients with coronary artery disease
    Ming C Hsiung
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Cardiol 61:519-24. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of circulating adipokine levels and expressions of adipokines in the myocardium of patients with chronic heart failure
    Wei Hsian Yin
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Circ J 76:2139-47. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain whether expressions of adipokines in the myocardium or their circulating levels can provide prognostic information concerning patients with chronic heart failure (HF)...
  17. doi request reprint Food pattern and quality of life in metabolic syndrome patients who underwent coronary artery bypass grafting in Taiwan
    Heng Hsin Tung
    National Taipei College of Nursing, Tungs Taichung MetroHabor Hospital, Taiwan, 365 Ming Te Road PeiTou, Taipei 112, Taiwan, ROC
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 10:205-12. 2011
    ..Such an understanding can be used to develop targeted interventions to promote health in this and in other populations...
  18. doi request reprint The utility of live three-dimensional echocardiography in the surgical treatment of bilateral coronary fistulas
    Ching Huei Ou
    Division of Anesthesiology, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 26:859-61. 2009
    ..However, real time 3D TEE was used intraoperatively in our case to facilitate site identification, the number of fistulous connections, and documentation of the fistula ligation...
  19. doi request reprint Associations between endothelin-1 and adiponectin in chronic heart failure
    Wei Hsian Yin
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Cardiology 118:207-16. 2011
    ..We therefore evaluated the relationship between plasma ET-1 and adiponectin levels in heart failure (HF) patients, and the association between adiponectin expression and ET-1-induced hypertrophy of human cardiomyocytes (HCM) in vitro...
  20. doi request reprint High-output heart failure resulting from an obscure traumatic arteriovenous fistula
    Chi Feng Weng
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation and Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    J Chin Med Assoc 71:428-30. 2008
    ..We performed surgical repair after making the diagnosis. The patient recovered with an uneventful course. This report stresses the importance of history-taking and physical examination in making the diagnosis of traumatic AVF...
  21. ncbi request reprint Vasodilator action of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in human coronary arteries in vitro
    Kuen Tze Wu
    Institutes of Physiology, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chin J Physiol 50:164-70. 2007
    ..Further studies on the effects of DHA on various ionic currents and intracellular Ca(2+) transient are needed to clarify the Ca(2+)-dependent and the Ca(2+)-independent actions of DHA in HCA...
  22. doi request reprint Atrial septal occluder device embolization to an iliac artery: a case highlighting the utility of three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography during percutaneous closure
    Jeng Wei
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Echocardiography 29:1128-31. 2012
    ..We highlight the value of using live/real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography to help plan the percutaneous procedure and detect complications...
  23. doi request reprint Leisure physical activity and quality of life after coronary artery bypass graft surgery for patients with metabolic syndrome in Taiwan
    Heng Hsin Tung
    National Taipei College of Nursing, Tungs Taichung Metroharbor Hospital, Peitou, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Heart Lung 39:410-20. 2010
    ..The purpose of this correlational study was to explore the physical activity and quality of life of postcoronary artery bypass graft patients with metabolic syndrome...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of moderate alcohol consumption on inflammatory biomarkers
    Jiann Jong Wang
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Acta Cardiol 63:65-72. 2008
    ..Evidence has emerged in recent years that atherosclerosis is an inflammatory disease. We hypothesize that beneficial effects of moderate alcohol consumption on CV mortality may be linked to antiinflammatory effects...
  25. pmc Reduced Ca2+ transport across sarcolemma but enhanced spontaneous activity in cardiomyocytes isolated from left atrium-pulmonary veins tissue of myopathic hamster
    Yue Xia Loh
    Institute of Physiology, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Biomed Sci 16:114. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the action potential (AP) and ionic currents in LA-PV cardiomyocytes isolated from Bio14.6 myopathic Syrian hamsters (36-57 week-old) versus age-matched F1B healthy control hamsters...
  26. pmc Multiple anomalous left pulmonary venous connections detected with transthoracic echocardiography
    Tzu Lin Wang
    Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Cardiothorac Surg 8:130. 2013
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Coping, anxiety and quality of life after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Heng Hsin Tung
    National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Adv Nurs 61:651-63. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to explore the relationship between ways of coping, anxiety level and quality of life for patients after coronary artery bypass grafting...
  28. doi request reprint The utilization of twelve-lead electrocardiography for predicting sudden cardiac death after heart transplantation
    Hung Yu Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Institute of Clinical Medicine and Cardiovascular Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Cardiol 168:2665-72. 2013
    ..The utilization of surface electrocardiography (ECG) to assess post-HTX SCD has not been investigated thoroughly. This study aimed to investigate the specific changes in surface ECG in HTX patients with SCD...
  29. doi request reprint Excess nitric oxide impairs LXR(α)-ABCA1-dependent cholesterol efflux in macrophage foam cells
    Jin Feng Zhao
    Department of Physiology, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Cell Physiol 229:117-25. 2014
    ..Our findings provide new insights in the pro-atherogenic effect of excess NO on cholesterol metabolism in macrophages...
  30. ncbi request reprint Development of an echocardiographic method for choosing the best fitting single-pass VDD lead
    Wei Hsian Yin
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital and the National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:761-7. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the described method provides a promising preoperative assessment of the best fitting electrode length in single lead VDD pacing. A prospective study is ongoing to verify its applicability...
  31. doi request reprint Tricuspid valve regurgitation and endomyocardial biopsy after orthotopic heart transplantation
    R J C Chen
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 40:2603-6. 2008
    ..We performed a prospective study of this problem among our HTx cohort...
  32. ncbi request reprint Heart transplant coronary artery disease in Chinese recipients
    K C Lee
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transplant Proc 36:2380-3. 2004
    ..We reviewed our data to assess the incidence of this disorder among Chinese HTx recipients and to compare it with the results of Western studies...
  33. doi request reprint Updates in heart transplantation
    J Wei
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 40:2594-6. 2008
    ..With low-dose therapy, our short-term and long-term results of HTx are satisfactory. The use of suboptimal donor hearts may expand the donor pool and save more patients' lives. A biatrial anastomosis remains our surgical technique...
  34. doi request reprint Successful treatment of aortic root aneurysm after orthotopic heart transplantation: case report
    I C Chen
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transplant Proc 40:2852-3. 2008
    ..The post-operative course was uneventful. This case demonstrated that a heart-transplant recipient with a late aortic root aneurysm can be successfully treated with an excellent outcome...
  35. ncbi request reprint An analysis of job satisfaction among physician assistants in Taiwan
    Chi Ming Liu
    Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center, Shih Pai, 112 Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Health Policy 73:66-77. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Cellular mechanisms responsible for the inotropic action of insulin on failing human myocardium
    Chih Hsueng Hsu
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, National Defense Medical Center, Neihu, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1126-34. 2006
    ..An increase in intracellular calcium transients is responsible for the positive inotropic effect of insulin on human myocardium, but the mechanisms involved in this increase in [Ca2+]i remain unclear...
  37. doi request reprint Measurement of human erythrocyte C4d to erythrocyte complement receptor 1 ratio in cardiac transplant recipients with acute symptomatic allograft failure
    K C Lee
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transplant Proc 40:2638-42. 2008
    ..We conducted a prospective study using CR1-2B11 monoclonal antibody to detect the E-C4d to E-CR1 ratio among our cardiac transplant recipients with acute symptomatic allograft failure...
  38. doi request reprint Extending donor source with bench coronary angiography: a case report
    C F Weng
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 40:2846-7. 2008
    ..These benefits altogether provide a better chance to select usable hearts from older donors to help relieve the organ shortage...
  39. doi request reprint Cardiac transplantation in situs inversus: two cases reports
    Y L Chang
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Transplant Proc 40:2848-51. 2008
    ..In the second case, the IVC venous reconnection was accomplished by a composite conduit made of recipient right atrium...
  40. doi request reprint Cardiac transplantation for congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries: a case report
    S H Sue
    Heart Center, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Transplant Proc 40:2844-5. 2008
    ..Preservation of the aortic arch of the donor's heart may be necessary to achieve a good anatomic correction. The long-term results of such an operation are as good as other HTx procedures...
  41. ncbi request reprint Tricuspid valve regurgitation induced by endomyocardial biopsy after heart transplantation
    Jeng Wei
    J Chin Med Assoc 70:183-4. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in prone position: a simplified method for outpatients
    Jeng Wei
    Resuscitation 62:120-1. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Hydrogen peroxide-induced intracellular acidosis and electromechanical inhibition in the diseased human ventricular myocardium
    Shih Hurng Loh
    Department of Pharmacology, National Defense Medical Center, Neifu P O Box 90048 504, Republic of China, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Eur J Pharmacol 443:169-77. 2002
    ..Our data suggest that the toxic effects of H(2)O(2) are caused mainly through the generation of.OH, which is attributed to the intracellular acidosis seen in the diseased human ventricle...