Experts and Doctors on odds ratio in Taipei, Taiwan
Locale: Taipei, Taiwan
Topic: odds ratio
Wang F, Kuo M, Shun C, Ma Y, Wang J, Ueng T. Chronic toxicity of a mixture of chlorinated alkanes and alkenes in ICR mice. J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2002;65:279-91 pubmed
..This study has demonstrated that the CA mixture is a potential carcinogen to male and female mice. These animal toxicology data may be important in assessing the health effects of individuals exposed to the CA mixture. ..
Tseng C. An overview on peripheral vascular disease in blackfoot disease-hyperendemic villages in Taiwan. Angiology. 2002;53:529-37 pubmed
..However, its interaction with some trace elements and its association with hypertension and diabetes mellitus could also explain part of its higher risk of developing atherosclerosis. ..
Chiu C, Chiang C, Chang M, Chen H, Hahn L, Hsieh L, et al
. Association between genetic polymorphism of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and risk of oral submucous fibrosis, a pre-cancerous condition of oral cancer. J Dent Res. 2001;80:2055-9 pubmed
..The multivariate-adjusted odds ratio for the TNFA 11 genotype was 2.6 (95% confidence interval = 1.4-4.9; p = 0.004). The finding may imply a multifunctional etiological factor of TNF-alpha in OSF pathogenesis. ..
Lu C, Ma Y, Lin J, Li C, Lin R, Sung F. Oxidative stress associated with indoor air pollution and sick building syndrome-related symptoms among office workers in Taiwan. Inhal Toxicol. 2007;19:57-65 pubmed
..Whether the 8-OHdG can be used as an effective predictor for SBS symptoms deserves further study...
Liu C, Jeng Y, Chen C, Cheng H, Chen P, Chen T, et al
. Hepatitis B virus basal core promoter mutation and DNA load correlate with expression of hepatitis B core antigen in patients with chronic hepatitis B. J Infect Dis. 2009;199:742-9 pubmed publisher
..In vitro assays indicated that the HBV BCP mutant strain had lower subcellular expression of HBcAg than did the BCP wild-type strain.
HBV BCP mutation and HBV load, but not genotype, contribute to the expression of intrahepatic HBcAg...
Chang J, Huang P, Lin Y, Lin C, Lin C, Shieh Y, et al
. Association between sleep duration and sleep quality, and metabolic syndrome in Taiwanese police officers. Int J Occup Med Environ Health. 2015;28:1011-23 pubmed publisher
..It is recommended that police officers with short sleep duration or sleep disturbances be screened for MetS and waist circumference in order to prevent cardiovascular diseases. ..
Chang W, Jan Wu Y, Chung W, Lee Y, Chin S, Chen T, et al
. Genetic variants of PPAR-gamma coactivator 1B augment NLRP3-mediated inflammation in gouty arthritis. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2017;56:457-466 pubmed publisher
..These data suggest that variants of PPARGC1B , a regulator of metabolism and inflammation, contribute to the pathogenesis of gouty arthritis. ..
Chao C, Liu Y, Su S, Yeh H, Chen H, Lee P, et al
. Circulating MicroRNA-125b Predicts the Presence and Progression of Uremic Vascular Calcification. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2017;37:1402-1414 pubmed publisher
..The results suggest that serum miR-125b levels are associated with VC severity and serve as a novel predictive marker for the risk of uremia-associated calcification progression. ..
Palupi K, Shih C, Chang J. Cooking methods and depressive symptoms are joint risk factors for fatigue among migrant Indonesian women working domestically in Taiwan. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26:S61-S67 pubmed publisher
..6-fold (1.26-125.8) if they used deep frying and stir frying for cooking. The risk of fatigue among migrant women working domestically is increased when they exhibit depressive symptoms and their cooking technique is frying. ..