Wei Ta Chen

Summary

Affiliation: Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Headache frontiers: using magnetoencephalography to investigate pathophysiology of chronic migraine
    Wei Ta Chen
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Shihpai Rd Sec 2, Taipei, 112, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 17:309. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Altered source-based EEG coherence of resting-state sensorimotor network in early-stage Alzheimer's disease compared to mild cognitive impairment
    Fu Jung Hsiao
    Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Neurology, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Laboratory of Neurophysiology, Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Electronic address
    Neurosci Lett 558:47-52. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Cutoff scores of the cognitive abilities screening instrument, Chinese version in screening of dementia
    Ker Neng Lin
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 14:176-82. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking and cognitive performance in the community elderly: a longitudinal study
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neuralogical Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:18-22. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Optimal check size and reversal rate to elicit pattern-reversal MEG responses
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Can J Neurol Sci 32:218-24. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Visual cortex excitability and plasticity associated with remission from chronic to episodic migraine
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Cephalalgia 32:537-43. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuromagnetic SII responses do not fully reflect pain scale
    Wei Ta Chen
    Department of Neurology, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neuroimage 31:670-6. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Multiple diffusivities define white matter degeneration in amnestic mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease
    Pei ning Wang
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:423-37. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Weight loss, nutritional status and physical activity in patients with Alzheimer's disease. A controlled study
    Pei ning Wang
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and Dept of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurol 251:314-20. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric balance in coding speech and non-speech sounds in Chinese participants
    Yung Yang Lin
    Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neuroreport 16:469-73. 2005

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Headache frontiers: using magnetoencephalography to investigate pathophysiology of chronic migraine
    Wei Ta Chen
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Shihpai Rd Sec 2, Taipei, 112, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 17:309. 2013
    ..To conclude, visual cortex excitability is a potential biomarker of migraine disorders and its neuroplasticity is associated with CM evolution or remission...
  2. doi request reprint Altered source-based EEG coherence of resting-state sensorimotor network in early-stage Alzheimer's disease compared to mild cognitive impairment
    Fu Jung Hsiao
    Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Neurology, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Laboratory of Neurophysiology, Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Electronic address
    Neurosci Lett 558:47-52. 2014
    ..To conclude, the phenotype conversion from MCI to AD may be associated with an altered connectivity of the sensorimotor cortical network. This is a promising finding; however, further large-scale studies are needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cutoff scores of the cognitive abilities screening instrument, Chinese version in screening of dementia
    Ker Neng Lin
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 14:176-82. 2002
    ..83; specificity = 0.85); Edu = 1-5: 67/68 (sensitivity = 0.83; specificity = 0.91), and Edu >/=6: 79/80 (sensitivity = 0.89; specificity = 0.90)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking and cognitive performance in the community elderly: a longitudinal study
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neuralogical Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:18-22. 2003
    ..The lifetime cigarette exposure was not predictive of the cognitive status. At a 3-year follow-up, neither the smoking status nor the lifetime cigarette exposure predicted the declination of cognition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Optimal check size and reversal rate to elicit pattern-reversal MEG responses
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Can J Neurol Sci 32:218-24. 2005
    ..To determine the impact of check size and interstimulus interval (ISI) on neuromagnetic visual cortical responses...
  6. doi request reprint Visual cortex excitability and plasticity associated with remission from chronic to episodic migraine
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Cephalalgia 32:537-43. 2012
    ..This study investigated the changes of visual P100m in CM patients who remitted to EM from CM after treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuromagnetic SII responses do not fully reflect pain scale
    Wei Ta Chen
    Department of Neurology, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neuroimage 31:670-6. 2006
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  8. doi request reprint Multiple diffusivities define white matter degeneration in amnestic mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease
    Pei ning Wang
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:423-37. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that different mechanisms of white matter damage demonstrate discrete regional distribution in AD. Demyelination may independently correlate with contiguous grey matter over the frontal region...
  9. ncbi request reprint Weight loss, nutritional status and physical activity in patients with Alzheimer's disease. A controlled study
    Pei ning Wang
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and Dept of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurol 251:314-20. 2004
    ..We suggest that the pathophysiological process in AD gives rise to the changes of appetite and metabolic state in AD patients, and that these changes contribute to the weight loss...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric balance in coding speech and non-speech sounds in Chinese participants
    Yung Yang Lin
    Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neuroreport 16:469-73. 2005
    ..The results suggest that N100m reflects both acoustics and phonetic processing. Moreover, the ratio of speech to non-speech activation in individual hemispheres may be useful for language lateralization...
  11. pmc Non-aristolochic acid prescribed Chinese herbal medicines and the risk of mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease: results from a population-based follow-up study
    Chuan Fa Hsieh
    Institute of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMJ Open 4:e004033. 2014
    ..To evaluate the relationship between the use of non-aristolochic acid (AA) prescribed Chinese herbal medicines (CHMs) and the risk of mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  12. pmc Altered oscillation and synchronization of default-mode network activity in mild Alzheimer's disease compared to mild cognitive impairment: an electrophysiological study
    Fu Jung Hsiao
    Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Neurology, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e68792. 2013
    ..In conclusion, EEG is a useful tool for investigating the DMN in the brain and differentiating early stage AD and MCI patients. This is a promising finding; however, further large-scale studies are needed. ..
  13. doi request reprint Callosal degeneration topographically correlated with cognitive function in amnestic mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease dementia
    Pei ning Wang
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Neurology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Brain Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:1529-43. 2014
    ..Our results confirm that CC degeneration is noticeable as early as the aMCI stage of AD and the disconnection of the CC subregional fibers to the corresponding Brodmann areas has an apparent impact on the related cognitive performance...
  14. doi request reprint Reduced cerebellar gray matter is a neural signature of physical frailty
    Wei Ta Chen
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hum Brain Mapp 36:3666-76. 2015
    ..Further longitudinal studies are needed to explore if the cerebellum- and noncerebellum-based frailty components reflect a distinctive future risk for developing frailty...
  15. doi request reprint Cognitive Function in Individuals With Physical Frailty but Without Dementia or Cognitive Complaints: Results From the I-Lan Longitudinal Aging Study
    Yi Hui Wu
    Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Neurology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Aging and Health Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:899.e9-16. 2015
    ..To investigate if understated cognitive impairment existed in individuals with physical frail or earlier prefrail state but without cognitive complaints and the susceptible cognitive domains to the physical frailty...
  16. doi request reprint Temporo-frontal functional connectivity during auditory change detection is altered in Alzheimer's disease
    Fu Jung Hsiao
    Institute of Brain Science, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Medical Research and Education, Laboratory of Neurophysiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:5565-77. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the loss in temporo-frontal theta synchronization might be an electrophysiological hallmark of AD...
  17. doi request reprint Neural correlates of somatosensory paired-pulse suppression: a MEG study using distributed source modeling and dynamic spectral power analysis
    Fu Jung Hsiao
    Institute of Brain Science, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neuroimage 72:133-42. 2013
    ..In summary, it can be concluded that differential oscillatory activities are involved in the pair-pulse suppression in various somatosensory regions in response to repetitive external stimulations...
  18. doi request reprint Persistent ictal-like visual cortical excitability in chronic migraine
    Wei Ta Chen
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pain 152:254-8. 2011
    ..In conclusion, patients with CM demonstrate a persistent ictal-like excitability pattern of the visual cortex between migraine attacks which may implicate central inhibitory dysfunction...
  19. pmc Increased Intrinsic Connectivity of the Default Mode Network in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: Evidence from Resting-State MEG Recordings
    Fu Jung Hsiao
    Institute of Brain Science, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Brain Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Laboratory of Neurophysiology at Medical Research Division, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0128787. 2015
    ..Future studies are needed to examine if the altered functional connectivity can be used as a biomarker for treatment responses, cognitive dysfunction and prognosis in patients with TLE. ..
  20. doi request reprint Reduced functional connectivity between salience and visual networks in migraine with aura
    David M Niddam
    Brain Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan Institute of Brain Science, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan Integrated Brain Research Unit, Division of Clinical Research, Department of Medical Research, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Cephalalgia 36:53-66. 2016
    ..In particular, these networks are involved in top-down modulation of visual processing...
  21. doi request reprint Altered Resting-State Cortical EEG Oscillations in Patients With Severe Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis
    Fu Jung Hsiao
    Brain Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Department of Neurology, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Laboratory of Neurophysiology, Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin EEG Neurosci 47:142-9. 2016
    ..Further longitudinal studies with larger populations are warranted to verify the present findings. ..
  22. doi request reprint Confrontation naming errors in Alzheimer's disease
    Chi Ying Lin
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 37:86-94. 2014
    ..We investigated the possible cognitive mechanism of the naming difficulty in Alzheimer's disease (AD) by analyzing the error patterns presented in the BNT...
  23. pmc Connectivity features for identifying cognitive impairment in presymptomatic carotid stenosis
    Chun Jen Lin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital Hsinchu branch, Hsinchu, Taiwan Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 9:e85441. 2014
    ..Connectivity measures may serve as both predictors for cases at risk and therapeutic targets for mitigating vascular cognitive impairment...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical and cellular characterization of two novel MPZ mutations, p.I135M and p.Q187PfsX63
    Kon Ping Lin
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 114:124-9. 2012
    ..We report the clinical and cellular phenotypes of two novel MPZ mutations associated with CMT1B...
  25. ncbi request reprint Which level of care is preferred for end-stage dementia? Survey of Taiwanese caregivers
    Wei Ta Chen
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 15:16-9. 2002
    ..By comparison with Western countries, the low acceptance rate of CPR refusal and nursing home placement by our caregivers might result from cultural differences...
  26. pmc Impact of Socioeconomic Status on the Diagnosis of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma and Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma: A Nationwide Population-Based Study in Taiwan
    Yu Chieh Ko
    Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 11:e0149698. 2016
    ..To understand the impact of socioeconomic status (SES) on the diagnosis of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) in Taiwan...
  27. doi request reprint APOE ε4 increases the risk of progression from amnestic mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease among ethnic Chinese in Taiwan
    Pei ning Wang
    Department of Neurology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:165-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of the apolipoprotein E (APOE) ε4 in the progression from mild cognitive impairment (MCI) to Alzheimer's disease (AD) in ethnic Chinese people in Taiwan...
  28. ncbi request reprint Differential generators for N20m and P35m responses to median nerve stimulation
    Yung Yang Lin
    Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Neuroimage 25:1090-9. 2005
    ..Our results imply that the two early SEF components, N20m and P35m, have differential cortical generators, with distinctive neurophysiological behaviors in response to varying stimulus intensity levels...
  29. doi request reprint Increased risk of chronic kidney disease among users of non-prescribed Chinese herbal medicine in Taiwan
    Chuan Fa Hsieh
    Institute of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Prev Med 55:155-9. 2012
    ..Chinese herbal medicine (CHM) has been linked to CKD/ESRD in Taiwan. The specific effects and frequency of CHM on the risk of CKD are unknown...