F C Wei

Summary

Affiliation: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Double free flaps in head and neck reconstruction
    Fu Chan Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Clin Plast Surg 32:303-8, v. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Combined anterolateral thigh flap and vascularized fibula osteoseptocutaneous flap in reconstruction of extensive composite mandibular defects
    Fu Chan Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Medical College, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:45-52. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Sensory recovery and Meissner corpuscle number after toe-to-hand transplantation
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 105:2405-11. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of bilateral metacarpal hands with multiple-toe transplantations
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and the College of Medicine at Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 104:1698-704. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint The outcome of failed free flaps in head and neck and extremity reconstruction: what is next in the reconstructive ladder?
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:1154-60; discussion 1161-2. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Mandibular reconstruction with fibula osteoseptocutaneous free flap and osseointegrated dental implants
    M Kildal
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Plast Surg 28:403-10. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome comparison in traumatic lower-extremity reconstruction by using various composite vascularized bone transplantation
    C H Lin
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 104:984-92. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Free anterolateral thigh flap for extremity reconstruction: clinical experience and functional assessment of donor site
    Y R Kuo
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 107:1766-71. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Nerve transfer to the median nerve using parts of the ulnar and radial nerves in the rabbit--effects on motor recovery of the median nerve and donor nerve morbidity
    B S Lutz
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Medical School and Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hand Surg Br 25:329-35. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Conventional versus endoscopic free gracilis muscle harvest
    C H Lin
    Trauma Center, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 105:89-93. 2000

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Double free flaps in head and neck reconstruction
    Fu Chan Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Clin Plast Surg 32:303-8, v. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Combined anterolateral thigh flap and vascularized fibula osteoseptocutaneous flap in reconstruction of extensive composite mandibular defects
    Fu Chan Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Medical College, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:45-52. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Sensory recovery and Meissner corpuscle number after toe-to-hand transplantation
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 105:2405-11. 2000
    ..The results suggest that despite sensory re-education, there may be a level of receptor reinnervation below which good sensory recovery may not be obtained...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of bilateral metacarpal hands with multiple-toe transplantations
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and the College of Medicine at Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 104:1698-704. 1999
    ..In conclusion, given thorough planning, multiple toe-to-hand transplantations can provide adequate prehensile function in reconstructed bilateral metacarpal hands with acceptable donor-site morbidity...
  5. ncbi request reprint The outcome of failed free flaps in head and neck and extremity reconstruction: what is next in the reconstructive ladder?
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:1154-60; discussion 1161-2. 2001
    ..Conservative treatment may be a simple and valid alternative to second (free) flaps for soft-tissue coverage in extremities with partial and even total losses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mandibular reconstruction with fibula osteoseptocutaneous free flap and osseointegrated dental implants
    M Kildal
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Plast Surg 28:403-10. 2001
    ..Further studies are necessary to assess the specific indications for osseointegration teeth in patients with malignant tumors and in those patients who have received radiation therapy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome comparison in traumatic lower-extremity reconstruction by using various composite vascularized bone transplantation
    C H Lin
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 104:984-92. 1999
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study was to compare the functional results of the alternatively chosen bone flaps (iliac and rib flaps) with those of the fibular flaps...
  8. ncbi request reprint Free anterolateral thigh flap for extremity reconstruction: clinical experience and functional assessment of donor site
    Y R Kuo
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 107:1766-71. 2001
    ..05). In summary, the functional impairment of the donor thighs was minimal after free anterolateral thigh myocutaneous flap transfer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nerve transfer to the median nerve using parts of the ulnar and radial nerves in the rabbit--effects on motor recovery of the median nerve and donor nerve morbidity
    B S Lutz
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Medical School and Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hand Surg Br 25:329-35. 2000
    ..Clinically, this technique may offer an alternative option for proximal nerve injuries or for free functioning muscle transplantations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Conventional versus endoscopic free gracilis muscle harvest
    C H Lin
    Trauma Center, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 105:89-93. 2000
    ..We consider endoscopically assisted harvest of free gracilis muscle to be safe, relatively simple, and cost-effective...
  11. ncbi request reprint Functional restoration of elbow flexion in brachial plexus injuries: results in 167 patients (excluding obstetric brachial plexus injury)
    D C Chuang
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Hand Surg Am 18:285-91. 1993
    ..In the muscle tendon transfer group, Steindler flexorplasty resulted in upgrading muscle strength from level one to level two. Functioning free muscle transplantation had results similar to the latissimus dorsi transfer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Microsurgical reconstruction of the buccal mucosa
    B S Lutz
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Plast Surg 28:339-47, ix. 2001
    ..This article addresses the reconstruction of the buccal mucosa, which is necessary after tumor resection and contracture release...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bilateral small radial forearm flaps for the reconstruction of buccal mucosa after surgical release of submucosal fibrosis: a new, reliable approach
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, People s Republic of China
    Plast Reconstr Surg 107:1679-83. 2001
    ..The combined effects of this approach have consistently given good results. An aggressive approach toward surgical treatment of this precancerous lesion also facilitates the detection of cancer at an early stage...
  14. ncbi request reprint Concomitant ipsilateral pedicled fibular transfer and free muscle flap for compound tibial defect reconstruction
    S F Jeng
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
    Ann Plast Surg 47:47-52. 2001
    ..When selected carefully, this technique can be considered when one wants to avoid a two-stage, two free flap transfer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience of 1284 free anterolateral thigh flaps
    T M Gedebou
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University and Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 34:239-44. 2002
    ..Donor site morbidity is limited as well. In short, the anterolateral thigh flap represents one of the most useful soft tissue flaps for free tissue transplantation...
  16. doi request reprint Self-perceived health and return to work following work-related hand injury
    Y H Chen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, No 5, Fusing Street, Gueishan Township, Taoyuan County 333, Taiwan
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:295-7. 2012
    ..Return to work is an important outcome following traumatic work-related hand injuries. It is unclear how psychosocial factors affect the time to return to work following traumatic work-related hand injury...
  17. ncbi request reprint Free vascularized bone grafts for reconstruction of traumatic bony defects of mandible and maxilla
    M Kildal
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Medical College, 199 Tun-Hwa North Road, Taipei, Taiwan 105, Republic of China
    World J Surg 25:1067-74. 2001
    ..The technique also allows for simultaneous insertion of osteointegrated dental implants at the time of vascularized bone grafting, thereby facilitating earlier total oral rehabilitation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Microsurgical tissue transplantation or replantation in patients with psychoneurological impairment
    C H Lin
    Trauma Center, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:1211-7. 2001
    ..Nonetheless, patients with psychological impairment should not be deprived of the benefits of restorative surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Devices for ischemic preconditioning of the pedicled groin flap
    M H Cheng
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Tao Yuan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Trauma 48:552-7. 2000
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate the devices available for ischemic preconditioning and determine which device is the most effective and results in lowest patient discomfort...
  20. ncbi request reprint Widely split latissimus dorsi muscle flaps for reconstruction of long soft-tissue defects in lower extremities
    C H Lin
    Trauma Center, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 105:706-9. 2000
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Results of functioning free muscle transplantation for elbow flexion
    D C Chung
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hand Surg Am 21:1071-7. 1996
    ..Using the spinal accessory nerve (n = 4), strength of only M2+ was achieved, probably on account of the need for interposition nerve grafts in those cases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Systematic management of osteoradionecrosis in the head and neck
    S P Hao
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 109:1324-7; discussion 1327-8. 1999
    ..The proper management of osteoradionecrosis is currently undetermined. The objective of this study is to evaluate the treatment results of a systematic approach to osteoradionecrosis...
  23. doi request reprint Preoperative circulating C-reactive protein levels predict pathological aggressiveness in oral squamous cell carcinoma: a retrospective clinical study
    H H Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Otolaryngol 36:147-53. 2011
    ..The present study was conducted to analyze the relationship between preoperative CRP levels, clinicopathologic factors, and prognosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Single third-toe transfer in hand reconstruction
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hand Surg Am 20:388-94; discussion 395-6. 1995
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Lack of allelic association between 102T/C polymorphism of serotonin receptor type 2A gene and schizophrenia in Chinese
    C H Chen
    Division of Neuropsychiatry, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Psychiatr Genet 7:35-8. 1997
    ..Our data do not support an allelic association between the 102T/C polymorphism of the 5-HT2A receptor gene and schizophrenia in Chinese population...
  26. ncbi request reprint Upper eyelid mycobacterial infection following Oriental blepharoplasty in a pulmonary tuberculosis patient
    S H Chen
    Department ofPlastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 25:295-8. 2001
    ..Though it has been suggested that aesthetic surgery can be performed safely 3 months after antituberculous therapy in a patient with pulmonary tuberculosis, the remote risk of such a complication is always a possibility...
  27. ncbi request reprint Reliability of zone IV in the deep inferior epigastric perforator flap: a single center's experience with 74 cases
    M H Cheng
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Medical College, Chang Gung University, 5, Fu Hsin Street, Kwei Shan, Tao Yuan, Taipei, Taiwan
    Breast 15:158-66. 2006
    ..The free DIEP flap and inclusion of zone IV is a reliable and valuable method of breast reconstruction and provides superior aesthetic outcomes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Microcirculatory changes following reperfusion insult in diabetic rat skeletal muscles
    Y H Lee
    Department of Physiology, Taipei Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Microsurgery 20:77-84. 2000
    ..Insulin therapy can improve capillary perfusion, but not the microvascular reactivity of diabetic muscles...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mimicking lip features in free-flap reconstruction of lip defects
    F C Wei
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Br J Plast Surg 54:8-11. 2001
    ..The presence of these distinguishing features improved the appearance of the reconstructed lip...
  30. doi request reprint Success of dental implants in vascularised fibular osteoseptocutaneous flaps used as onlay grafts after marginal mandibulectomy
    Y M Chang
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University and Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan Electronic address
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg . 2016
    ..This difference is significant (p=0.008) with less resorption of bone in the group who had palatal mucosal grafts. Palatal mucosa around the implants helps to reduce resorption of bone after functional loading of implants...
  31. ncbi request reprint In vitro and in vivo photosensitizing capabilities of 5-ALA in vascular endothelial cells
    C J Chang
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Changgeng Yi Xue Za Zhi 22:181-8. 1999
    ..The object of our study is to evaluate the feasibility of photodynamic therapy for complicated hemangiomas. We studied the effect of the photosensitizing agent 5-aminolevulinic acid (5-ALA) in both in vitro and in vivo models...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intercostal nerve transfer of the musculocutaneous nerve in avulsed brachial plexus injuries: evaluation of 66 patients
    D C Chuang
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Hand Surg Am 17:822-8. 1992
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Further evidence of no association between Ser9Gly polymorphism of dopamine D3 receptor gene and schizophrenia
    C H Chen
    Division of Psychiatry, Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation and Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Med Genet 74:40-3. 1997
    ..Our study does not support the contention that the Ser9Gly polymorphism of the DRD3 gene plays a major role in schizophrenia...
  34. ncbi request reprint An outcome study of thumb reconstruction using microvascular toe transfer
    K C Chung
    Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 25:651-8. 2000
    ..6). The results of our study showed that patients with toe transfer have better hand function than patients with thumb amputations at the level of the metacarpophalangeal joints...
  35. ncbi request reprint Functional MR imaging of the human sensorimotor cortex after toe-to-finger transplantation
    C J Chen
    Department of Radiology, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Jiau Shu Tsuen, Yan Chau Shiang, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1617-21. 2006
    ..It was found that recovery of sensory perception depends not only on peripheral reinnervation but also on central integrative mechanisms...
  36. ncbi request reprint Composite finger metacarpophalangeal joint reconstruction in combined second and third free toe-to-hand transfers
    R J Strauch
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY
    J Hand Surg Am 18:972-7. 1993
    ..No patients complained of pain. Composite metacarpophalangeal joint reconstruction should be considered in free toe-to-hand procedures when metacarpal head articular cartilage is preserved...