Ying Chih Chuang

Summary

Affiliation: Taipei Medical University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A longitudinal ecological study of the influences of political, economic, and health services characteristics on under-five mortality in less-developed countries
    Ying Chih Chuang
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    Health Place 23:111-21. 2013
  2. pmc Effects of neighbourhood socioeconomic status and convenience store concentration on individual level smoking
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:568-73. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood influences on adolescent cigarette and alcohol use: mediating effects through parent and peer behaviors
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    J Health Soc Behav 46:187-204. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Gender differences in relationships between social capital and individual smoking and drinking behavior in Taiwan
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Soc Sci Med 67:1321-30. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Relationships of adolescents' perceptions of parental and peer behaviors with cigarette and alcohol use in different neighborhood contexts
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Youth Adolesc 38:1388-98. 2009
  6. pmc A multilevel analysis of neighborhood and individual effects on individual smoking and drinking in Taiwan
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 7:151. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Political and economic characteristics as moderators of the relationship between health services and infant mortality in less-developed countries
    Kun Yang Chuang
    Department of Public Health, School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:1006-12. 2013
  8. pmc Social cohesion matters in health
    Ying Chih Chuang
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei City 110, Taiwan
    Int J Equity Health 12:87. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Welfare state regimes, infant mortality and life expectancy: integrating evidence from East Asia
    Ying Chih Chuang
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e23. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Exposure to ambient bioaerosols is associated with allergic skin diseases in Greater Taipei residents
    Kraiwuth Kallawicha
    School of Public Health, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Environ Pollut 216:845-50. 2016

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint A longitudinal ecological study of the influences of political, economic, and health services characteristics on under-five mortality in less-developed countries
    Ying Chih Chuang
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    Health Place 23:111-21. 2013
    ..The interaction analyses indicated that for sub-Saharan countries, the effects of health services on U5MR only existed for countries with low foreign investment. ..
  2. pmc Effects of neighbourhood socioeconomic status and convenience store concentration on individual level smoking
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:568-73. 2005
    ..To assess the effects of neighbourhood level socioeconomic status (SES) and convenience store concentration on individual level smoking, after consideration of individual level characteristics...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood influences on adolescent cigarette and alcohol use: mediating effects through parent and peer behaviors
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    J Health Soc Behav 46:187-204. 2005
    ..Low SES neighborhoods were associated with increased parental monitoring and increased peer drinking, which were in turn associated with decreased and increased adolescent alcohol use, respectively...
  4. doi request reprint Gender differences in relationships between social capital and individual smoking and drinking behavior in Taiwan
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Soc Sci Med 67:1321-30. 2008
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  5. doi request reprint Relationships of adolescents' perceptions of parental and peer behaviors with cigarette and alcohol use in different neighborhood contexts
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Youth Adolesc 38:1388-98. 2009
    ..This study demonstrates the importance of examining parental and peer influences on adolescent smoking and drinking in different neighborhood contexts...
  6. pmc A multilevel analysis of neighborhood and individual effects on individual smoking and drinking in Taiwan
    Ying Chih Chuang
    Graduate Institute of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 7:151. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Political and economic characteristics as moderators of the relationship between health services and infant mortality in less-developed countries
    Kun Yang Chuang
    Department of Public Health, School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:1006-12. 2013
    ..We examined whether political and economic characteristics moderate the effects of health services on infant mortality rates (IMR) in less-developed countries...
  8. pmc Social cohesion matters in health
    Ying Chih Chuang
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei City 110, Taiwan
    Int J Equity Health 12:87. 2013
    ..This paper attempts to examine the concept of social cohesion, develop measurements, and investigate the relationship between social cohesion and individual health...
  9. doi request reprint Welfare state regimes, infant mortality and life expectancy: integrating evidence from East Asia
    Ying Chih Chuang
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e23. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Exposure to ambient bioaerosols is associated with allergic skin diseases in Greater Taipei residents
    Kraiwuth Kallawicha
    School of Public Health, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Environ Pollut 216:845-50. 2016
    ..Our findings reveal that exposure to ambient bioaerosols is a significant and independent risk factor for allergic skin diseases. ..
  11. doi request reprint The spatiotemporal distributions and determinants of ambient fungal spores in the Greater Taipei area
    Kraiwuth Kallawicha
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Environ Pollut 204:173-80. 2015
    ..The LUR models developed in this study can be used to assess spatiotemporal fungal distribution in the Greater Taipei area. ..
  12. doi request reprint Factors associated with contraceptive use and intention to use contraceptives among married women in Ethiopia
    Fentanesh Nibret Tiruneh
    a School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taipei City, Taiwan
    Women Health 56:1-22. 2016
    ..Our findings indicated that improving education, providing employment opportunities for women, and providing training to family planning providers are essential to increasing contraceptive use. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Geographical variations in elderly disability in Taiwan
    Kun Yang Chuang
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University
    J Nurs Res 16:47-54. 2008
    ..Areas with high prevalence should identify reasons for their high prevalence rates and implement proper interventions...
  14. doi request reprint The effects of transported Asian dust on the composition and concentration of ambient fungi in Taiwan
    H Jasmine Chao
    School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, 5F Health Science Building, No 250 Wu Hsing St, Taipei, Taiwan, 110
    Int J Biometeorol 56:211-9. 2012
    ..Future studies should explore the health impacts of ambient fungi during Asian dust events, adjusting for the synergistic/antagonistic effects of weather and air pollutants...