Nan Ping Yang

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Invasively-treated incidence of lower extremity peripheral arterial disease and associated factors in Taiwan: 2000-2011 nationwide hospitalized data analysis
    Nien Tzu Chang
    Department of Medical Research, Taoyuan General Hospital, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 13:1107. 2013
  2. pmc Dental prosthetic treatment needs of inpatients with schizophrenia in Taiwan: a cross-sectional study
    Kuan Yu Chu
    Department of Dentistry, Tao Yuan General Hospital, DOH, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    BMC Oral Health 13:8. 2013
  3. pmc Epidemiological survey of orthopedic joint dislocations based on nationwide insurance data in Taiwan, 2000-2005
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Health Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:253. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Estimated prevalence of orthopaedic fractures in Taiwan--A cross-sectional study based on nationwide insurance data
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Health Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Injury 41:1266-72. 2010
  5. pmc Treatment incidence of and medical utilization for hospitalized subjects with pathologic fractures in Taiwan-Survey of the 2008 National Health Insurance data
    Yi Hui Lee
    Institute of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:230. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The incidence and characterisation of hospitalised acute spinal trauma in Taiwan--a population-based study
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Medicine Research Centre, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Injury 39:443-50. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of oral health between inpatients with schizophrenia and disabled people or the general population
    Kuan Yu Chu
    Institute of Public Health and Community Medicine Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 111:214-9. 2012
  8. pmc Screening for low bone mass with quantitative ultrasonography in a community without dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry: population-based survey
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Peitou, Taipei, ROC, Taiwan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:24. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Nationwide retrospective cohort survey of orthopedic injuries in members of the Taiwanese population with psychiatric disorders, 2000-2005
    Hsien Jane Chiu
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sci 18:456-64. 2013
  10. pmc Epidemiological study of orthopedic injuries in hemodialysis patients in Taiwan: a fixed cohort survey, 2004-2008
    Nien Tzu Chang
    Community Health Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Interv Aging 8:301-8. 2013

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Invasively-treated incidence of lower extremity peripheral arterial disease and associated factors in Taiwan: 2000-2011 nationwide hospitalized data analysis
    Nien Tzu Chang
    Department of Medical Research, Taoyuan General Hospital, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 13:1107. 2013
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  2. pmc Dental prosthetic treatment needs of inpatients with schizophrenia in Taiwan: a cross-sectional study
    Kuan Yu Chu
    Department of Dentistry, Tao Yuan General Hospital, DOH, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    BMC Oral Health 13:8. 2013
    ..This study aims to assess the DPTNs of this population and investigate the association between these needs and related factors...
  3. pmc Epidemiological survey of orthopedic joint dislocations based on nationwide insurance data in Taiwan, 2000-2005
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Health Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:253. 2011
    ..The epidemiology of acute orthopedic dislocations is poorly understood. A nationwide database provides a valuable resource for examining this issue in the Taiwanese population...
  4. doi request reprint Estimated prevalence of orthopaedic fractures in Taiwan--A cross-sectional study based on nationwide insurance data
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Health Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Injury 41:1266-72. 2010
    ..A nationwide study of orthopaedic injuries is therefore necessary and would be of benefit to the Taiwanese population...
  5. pmc Treatment incidence of and medical utilization for hospitalized subjects with pathologic fractures in Taiwan-Survey of the 2008 National Health Insurance data
    Yi Hui Lee
    Institute of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:230. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The incidence and characterisation of hospitalised acute spinal trauma in Taiwan--a population-based study
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Medicine Research Centre, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Injury 39:443-50. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to perform a cross-sectional population-based study of hospitalised cases due to acute spinal trauma in Taiwan, based on information from the nationwide National Health Insurance (NHI) database...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of oral health between inpatients with schizophrenia and disabled people or the general population
    Kuan Yu Chu
    Institute of Public Health and Community Medicine Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 111:214-9. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether schizophrenia inpatients had poorer dental care and worse oral health than the disabled people and the general population, respectively...
  8. pmc Screening for low bone mass with quantitative ultrasonography in a community without dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry: population-based survey
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Peitou, Taipei, ROC, Taiwan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:24. 2006
    ..We screened for low bone mass with quantitative ultrasonography (QUS) in a community without DXA, analyzed its reliability and obtained reference values and estimated the prevalence of low QUS values...
  9. doi request reprint Nationwide retrospective cohort survey of orthopedic injuries in members of the Taiwanese population with psychiatric disorders, 2000-2005
    Hsien Jane Chiu
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Orthop Sci 18:456-64. 2013
    ..The relationship between psychiatric disorders and musculoskeletal injuries is interesting but has not been investigated in depth...
  10. pmc Epidemiological study of orthopedic injuries in hemodialysis patients in Taiwan: a fixed cohort survey, 2004-2008
    Nien Tzu Chang
    Community Health Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Interv Aging 8:301-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the incidences of various orthopedic injuries and the related risk factors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Utilization of and direct expenditure for emergency medical care in Taiwan: a population-based descriptive study
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Medicine Research Center and Department and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Epidemiol 19:41-8. 2009
    ..We surveyed the emergency medical system (EMS) in Taiwan to provide information to policymakers responsible for decisions regarding the redistribution of national medical resources...
  12. ncbi request reprint Community-based survey of low quantitative ultrasound values of calcaneus in Taiwan
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Clin Densitom 6:131-41. 2003
    ..The specific t-score designation, as World Health Organization (WHO) criteria, applied to calcaneal QUS are reasonable when the reference group is selected from the same population...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence, risk factors and consequences of falling injuries among the community-dwelling elderly in Shihpai, Taiwan
    Nien Tzu Chang
    Community Medicine Research Center, and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aging Clin Exp Res 22:70-7. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlation of osteoporosis screening by quantitative ultrasound of calcaneus and Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Asians in Taiwanese
    Nan Ping Yang
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 103:130-6. 2004
    ..Calcaneal quantitative ultrasound (QUS) is another simple and low-cost instrument used to prescreen osteoporotic subjects. This study investigated the correlation between these 2 screening methods...
  15. ncbi request reprint Estimated prevalence of osteoporosis from a Nationwide Health Insurance database in Taiwan
    Nan Ping Yang
    Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Community Medicine Research Center, Taipei, Taiwan 112, Taiwan
    Health Policy 75:329-37. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the prevalence of osteoporosis is underestimated in the NHI database. Policymakers should be aware of this finding and allocate resources accordingly...
  16. pmc Factors associated with dental caries among institutionalized residents with schizophrenia in Taiwan: a cross-sectional study
    Kuan Yu Chu
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 10:482. 2010
    ..This study investigates the individual and treatment factors associated with the dental caries among institutionalized residents with schizophrenia in Taiwan...
  17. pmc Prevalence of associated injuries of spinal trauma and their effect on medical utilization among hospitalized adult subjects--a nationwide data-based study
    Dachen Chu
    Community Medicine Research Center and Department and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:137. 2009
    ..This study was wanted to investigate the prevalence of concomitant injuries among hospitalized acute spinal trauma patients aged 20 and over and the effects of those injuries on medical utilization in Taiwan...
  18. pmc Effects of plasma magnesium and prolactin on quantitative ultrasound measurements of heel bone among schizophrenic patients
    Jenn Huei Renn
    Community Medicine Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:35. 2010
    ..Hyperprolactinemia and antipsychotics are reported to be among the risk factors for osteoporosis in chronic schizophrenic patients...
  19. pmc Bone mass in schizophrenia and normal populations across different decades of life
    Jenn Huei Renn
    Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, ROC
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:1. 2009
    ..Survey the bone mass among schizophrenic patients and compare with that of the local community population and reported data of the same country to figure out the distribution of bone mass among schizophrenic patients...
  20. doi request reprint The impact of falls and fear of falling on health-related quality of life in Taiwanese elderly
    Nien Tzu Chang
    Department of Nursing, Kang Ning Junior College of Medical Care and Management, Community Medicine Research Center and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Shih Pai 112, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Community Health Nurs 27:84-95. 2010
    ..2%). Adjusted by covariate factors, fear of falling was identified as a major factor related to HRQOL in the elderly and should be emphasized to assist the improvement of HRQOL in geriatrics...
  21. doi request reprint Incidence and frequency of endoscopic sympathectomy for the treatment of hyperhidrosis palmaris in Taiwan
    Dachen Chu
    Community Medicine Research Centre and Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 26:123-9. 2010
    ..This report fulfills the epidemiological information gap of HP and provides important data for future health care delivery...