Hsueh Yu Li

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Combined nasal-palatopharyngeal surgery for obstructive sleep apnea: simultaneous or staged?
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:298-303. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Nasal resistance in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, UK
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 67:70-4. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes of sleep-disordered breathing after laryngeal surgery in patients with bilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital of Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:294-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Same-stage palatopharyngeal and hypopharyngeal surgery for severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:820-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Taste disturbance after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:985-90. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Alleviation of wound pain after surgeries for obstructive sleep apnea
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and School of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 117:1689-94. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The prevalence of restless legs syndrome in Taiwanese adults
    Ning Hung Chen
    Sleep Center, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 64:170-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of morphological indicators to predict outcomes of palatopharyngeal surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:119-23. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Prediction of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty outcome: anatomy-based staging system versus severity-based staging system
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Sleep 29:1537-41. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and elevated high-sensitivity C-reactive protein need priority treatment
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:72-7. 2010

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Publications76

  1. ncbi request reprint Combined nasal-palatopharyngeal surgery for obstructive sleep apnea: simultaneous or staged?
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:298-303. 2005
    ..Our data indicate that surgical outcomes in a simultaneous surgery group were equivalent to those in a staged surgery group. The simultaneous type of surgery was more cost-effective in terms of total hospitalization expenses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nasal resistance in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, UK
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 67:70-4. 2005
    ..087, p = 0.006). The research implied that NR is a possible contributing factor to snoring, with a need for further investigation to confirm the correlation between unilateral higher NR and the severity of OSA...
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes of sleep-disordered breathing after laryngeal surgery in patients with bilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital of Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:294-7. 2005
    ..The mechanism, outcomes and causes of failure are discussed in this unusual larynx-related SDB...
  4. ncbi request reprint Same-stage palatopharyngeal and hypopharyngeal surgery for severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:820-6. 2004
    ..To investigate surgical outcomes with two types of combined palatopharyngeal and hypopharyngeal surgery for the treatment of severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Taste disturbance after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:985-90. 2006
    ..This study investigated factors that may attribute to taste disturbance (TD) following uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Alleviation of wound pain after surgeries for obstructive sleep apnea
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and School of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 117:1689-94. 2007
    ..We performed a hospital-based study to compare the effectiveness and safety of two different regimens in the treatment of postoperative pain...
  7. doi request reprint The prevalence of restless legs syndrome in Taiwanese adults
    Ning Hung Chen
    Sleep Center, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 64:170-8. 2010
    ..However, varying definitions of RLS as well as problematic methodology make conclusions about RLS prevalence in Asian populations difficult to interpret. The current study therefore examines the prevalence of RLS in Taiwanese adults...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of morphological indicators to predict outcomes of palatopharyngeal surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:119-23. 2004
    ..29). Morphological stage may serve as a reliable selection criterion for patients undergoing EUPF surgery and can significantly predict the change of sleep apnea events following EUPF surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prediction of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty outcome: anatomy-based staging system versus severity-based staging system
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Sleep 29:1537-41. 2006
    ..To evaluate and compare outcomes of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) for obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS) using anatomy- and severity-based staging systems...
  10. doi request reprint Patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and elevated high-sensitivity C-reactive protein need priority treatment
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:72-7. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders in Taiwanese children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Yu Shu Huang
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    J Sleep Res 13:269-77. 2004
    ..The diagnostic criteria for ADHD based on DSM-IV do not differentiate between children with or without sleep disorders. Evaluation of sleep disorders should be considered before starting drug treatment for ADHD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Changes in quality of life and respiratory disturbance after extended uvulopalatal flap surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:195-200. 2004
    ..To evaluate the subjective and objective outcomes of extended uvulopalatal flap (EUPF) surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nasal surgery for snoring in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:354-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of nasal surgery to relieve snoring and to identify predictive factors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of adenotonsillectomy on behavior in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Taoyuan, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 116:1142-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the impact of adenotonsillectomy on sleep-related adverse events and behavioral problems in children with sleep-disordered breathing...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the long-term outcome and effects of surgery or continuous positive airway pressure on patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Shih Wei Lin
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 116:1012-6. 2006
    ..To compare the long-term (3-year) outcome and effects of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) and extended uvulopalatoplasty (EUPF) treatment on patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of velopharyngeal function after relocation pharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 120:1069-73. 2010
    ..To assess if relocation pharyngoplasty (RP) causes velopharyngeal dysfunction in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) by evaluating perioperative nasalance, nasality, voice, and articulation...
  17. doi request reprint Outcomes of fat injection laryngoplasty in unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:457-62. 2010
    ..To analyze outcomes following fat injection laryngoplasty in patients with unilateral vocal cord paralysis...
  18. doi request reprint Dynamic upper airway changes during sleep in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Li Pang Chuang
    Sleep Center, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Otolaryngol 129:1474-9. 2009
    ..Three different types of obstruction were observed in these subjects during drug-induced sleep. The different obstruction pattern during drug-induced sleep suggests that different strategies should be selected in upper airway management...
  19. doi request reprint Improvement in quality of life after nasal surgery alone for patients with obstructive sleep apnea and nasal obstruction
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:429-33. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact of nasal surgery alone on quality of life (QOL) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and nasal obstruction using generic and disease-specific QOL questionnaires...
  20. ncbi request reprint Generic and specific quality-of-life measures in Taiwanese adults with sleep-disordered breathing
    Pa Chun Wang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Cathay General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:421-6. 2006
    ..To investigate the quality-of-life status of Taiwanese adult patients with sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)...
  21. doi request reprint Relocation pharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 119:2472-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the efficacy of relocation pharyngoplasty as a surgical technique both to enlarge pharyngeal airspace and to decrease pharyngeal collapse in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  22. pmc Snoring Sounds Predict Obstruction Sites and Surgical Response in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Hypopnea Syndrome
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sleep Center, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Tao Yuan 33305, Taiwan, ROC
    Sci Rep 6:30629. 2016
    ..Our findings suggest that snoring sound detection may be helpful in determining obstruction sites and predict surgical responses. ..
  23. doi request reprint Tumor volumetry as a prognostic factor in the management of T4a laryngeal cancer
    Li Jen Hsin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 124:1134-40. 2014
    ..The role of tumor volume in T4a laryngeal cancer remains unclear among different treatment modalities. Using tumor volumetry, we investigated the impact of primary tumor volume on this subset of patients...
  24. pmc Energy types of snoring sounds in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a preliminary observation
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e53481. 2012
    ..Annoying snore is the principle symptom and problem in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS). However, investigation has been hampered by the complex snoring sound analyses...
  25. doi request reprint Severity of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein reduced after relocation pharyngoplasty
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:632-8. 2011
    ..To report improvement of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and changes of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) concentrations after relocation pharyngoplasty (RP), a high variant of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty...
  26. doi request reprint Critical appraisal and meta-analysis of nasal surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 25:45-9. 2011
    ..Nasal surgery is commonly involved in surgical treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The aim of this study was to investigate the outcomes of nasal surgery for OSA using evidence-based methodology...
  27. pmc Comparative effects of snoring sound between two minimally invasive surgeries in the treatment of snoring: a randomized controlled trial
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, R O C Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan, R O C Department of Otolaryngology, Xiamen Chang Gung Hospital, Xiamen, Fujian Province, China
    PLoS ONE 9:e97186. 2014
    ..To date, there is only limited information available comparing the effects of snoring sound between different minimally invasive surgeries in the treatment of habitual snoring...
  28. doi request reprint Positional dependency and surgical success of relocation pharyngoplasty among patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 149:506-12. 2013
    ..To examine the effect of positional dependency on surgical success among patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) following modified uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, known as relocation pharyngoplasty...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mood improvement after surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 114:1098-102. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to confirm this hypothesis and to investigate whether the psychologic symptoms among OSA patients can be relieved by surgical intervention...
  30. ncbi request reprint Huge supraglottic cyst causing obstructive sleep apnea in an adult
    Meng Feng Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:986-8. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint Validation assessment of the Chinese version of the Snore Outcomes Survey
    Ning Hung Chen
    Sleep Center, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Qual Life Res 11:601-7. 2002
    ..33. The validation demonstrated only minor effects of language; the statistical properties of the CSOS were equivalent to the English version. The CSOS is a valid tool to evaluate adults with SDB among Chinese-speaking population...
  32. doi request reprint Frozen margin analysis as a prognosis predictor in early glottic cancer by laser cordectomy
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolatryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Laryngoscope 123:1490-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate and search for predictors of outcomes in patients following endoscopic resection based on intraoperative frozen section margin analysis...
  33. doi request reprint Can nasal surgery improve obstructive sleep apnea: subjective or objective?
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:e51-5. 2009
    ..This study assessed changes in sleep-related symptoms and polysomnographic parameters after nasal surgery for nasal obstruction in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) adults in Taiwan...
  34. pmc Dynamic Drug-Induced Sleep Computed Tomography in Adults With Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sleep Center, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan City 33305, Taiwan, ROC
    Sci Rep 6:35849. 2016
    ..It provides data on dynamic airway movement in the sagittal view which can be used to differentiate palate and tongue obstructions, and this can be helpful when planning surgery for patients with OSA...
  35. doi request reprint Quantitative laryngeal electromyography assessment of cricothyroid function in patients with unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 125:2530-5. 2015
    ..The present study aimed to establish a standard quantitative assessment of CT function in patients with UVFP by measuring the turn frequency...
  36. ncbi request reprint Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with obstructive sleep apnea: a treatment outcome study
    Yu Shu Huang
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Chang Gung Memorial University Hospital, Tao Yuan, Taipei, Taiwan
    Sleep Med 8:18-30. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Associated factors to predict outcomes of uvulopharyngopalatoplasty plus genioglossal advancement for obstructive sleep apnea
    Shih An Liu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Taichung Veteran General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 115:2046-50. 2005
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of uvulopharyngopalatoplasty (UPPP) plus genioglossal advancement (GA) for severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients and to determine the predictive factors for surgical success...
  38. ncbi request reprint Predicting effective continuous positive airway pressure in Taiwanese patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    I Feng Lin
    National Yang Ming University, Department of Social Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 102:215-21. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the supraglottis mimicking a laryngeal cyst
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:157-8. 2003
  40. ncbi request reprint Taste disturbance after palatopharyngeal surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
    Han Ren Hsiao
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 23:191-4. 2007
    ..We suggest that patients are informed of the potential for taste impairment from palatopharyngeal surgery, as well as reducing the use of electrocautery in developing uvulopalatal flap to reduce damage to taste function...
  41. ncbi request reprint Assessment of Chinese-version voice outcome survey in patients with unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:752-756. 2007
    ..To develop a Mandarin Chinese outcome measure for the assessment of quality of life among unilateral vocal cord paralysis (UVCP) patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Survey of short-term patient satisfaction after surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
    Han Ren Hsiao
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and School of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 32:212-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the level of satisfaction of patients who received surgery for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  43. doi request reprint Reliability of office-based narrow-band imaging-guided flexible laryngoscopic tissue samplings
    Catherine Chang
    Department of Otolaryngology Hand and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 126:2764-2769. 2016
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the accuracy, sensitivity, and specificity of a novel diagnostic tool: office-based NBI (OB-NBI) flexible laryngoscopic tissue sampling...
  44. doi request reprint The gender difference of snore distribution and increased tendency to snore in women with menopausal syndrome: a general population study
    Li Pang Chuang
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fushing Street, Gueishan Shiang, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Sleep Breath . 2016
    ..However, few studies have investigated the prevalence of a specific SDB, snoring, among women especially those with menopausal syndrome...
  45. doi request reprint Transverse Retropalatal Collapsibility Is Associated with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity and Outcome of Relocation Pharyngoplasty
    Hung Chin Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 153:1056-63. 2015
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Transnasal butorphanol for pain relief after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty - a hospital-based,randomized study
    Hao Chun Huang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 32:390-9. 2009
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Acoustic reflection for nasal airway measurement in patients with obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, UK
    Sleep 28:1554-9. 2005
    ..To measure nasal dimensions and explore relationships between these and patients' use of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS)...
  48. ncbi request reprint A huge epiglottic cyst causing airway obstruction in an adult
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 25:275-8. 2002
    ..Endoscopic laser surgery is effective in the surgical removal of an epiglottic cyst...
  49. doi request reprint A two-tier screening model using quality-of-life measures and pulse oximetry to screen adults with sleep-disordered breathing
    Ning Hung Chen
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, China
    Sleep Breath 15:447-54. 2011
    ..Using quality-of-life measures and pulse oximetry, this study developed a two-tiered prediction algorithm with an aim to prioritize sleep-disordered breathing patients for polysomnography...
  50. ncbi request reprint Hyperlipidaemia in patients with sleep-related breathing disorders: prevalence & risk factors
    Yu Ting Chou
    Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    Indian J Med Res 131:121-5. 2010
    ..The end point was to determine the prevalence of hyperlipidaemia and hyperuricaemia in SRBD. Factors contributing to hyperlipidaemia and hyperuricaemia in SRBD were also evaluated...
  51. pmc Office-Based Intracordal Hyaluronate Injections Improve Quality of Life in Thoracic-Surgery-Related Unilateral Vocal Fold Paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    From the Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei T JF, L JH, H FC, H YL School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan T JF, L JH, H YL, AMKW, Y CP Department of Management, Graduate School, Ming Chung University H CC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital AMKW, Y CP Healthy Aging Research Center, Chang Gung University Y CP and Center of Biomedical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC Y CP
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e1787. 2015
    ..Single office-based HA intracordal injection is a safe and effective treatment for thoracic-surgery-related UVFP, resulting in immediate improvements in patient quality of life, voice quality, and swallowing ability...
  52. doi request reprint Office-based narrow band imaging-guided flexible laryngoscopy tissue sampling: A cost-effectiveness analysis evaluating its impact on Taiwanese health insurance program
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan Electronic address
    J Formos Med Assoc 114:633-8. 2015
    ..Although the feasibility and effects of this procedure were established, its financial impact on the institution and Taiwanese National Health Insurance program was not determined...
  53. doi request reprint Glottal gap as an early predictor for permanent laryngoplasty in unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Taipei, Taipei
    Laryngoscope 124:2125-30. 2014
    ..To assess the possible predictive factors for permanent laryngoplasty (PL) in patients with acute unilateral vocal fold paralysis (UVFP), and to assess the effects of early vocal cord hyaluronic acid injection...
  54. ncbi request reprint A solitary laryngeal neurofibroma ina pediatric patient
    Yi Wei Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei
    Chang Gung Med J 27:930-3. 2004
    ..There has been no recurrence after a follow-up of 4 years. For pediatric patients with an isolated laryngeal neurofibroma, endoscopic surgery provides an alternative approach due to its safety, effectiveness, and minimal invasiveness...
  55. ncbi request reprint Vallecular cyst and laryngomalacia in infants: report of six cases and airway management
    Ka Shun Cheng
    Department of Anesthesiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Anesth Analg 95:1248-50, table of contents. 2002
    ..This report describes difficulties encountered in the airway management of six infants with concurrent vallecular cyst and laryngomalacia. It is hoped that our experience will assist others in the management of such patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic Nd:YAG laser therapy of infantile subglottic hemangioma
    Chia Hsiang Fu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:89-92. 2007
    ..We present two cases of ISH with severe airway obstruction that underwent endoscopic surgery using an one-stage Nd:YAG laser approach. Details of the laser characteristics and surgery techniques are described in this article...
  57. doi request reprint NBI flexible laryngoscopy targeted tissue sampling in head and neck cancer patients with difficult airways
    Chung Tsung Pan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 270:263-9. 2013
    ..This combined technique may be a safe and promising method for tissue sampling of suspicious recurrence in head and neck cancer patients with difficult airways...
  58. doi request reprint Treatment of vallecular cysts in infants with and without coexisting laryngomalacia using endoscopic laser marsupialization: fifteen-year experience at a single-center
    Yao Te Tsai
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 77:424-8. 2013
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of traditional Chinese medicine compound formula in treating sleep-disordered breathing patients
    Yi Hong Wu
    Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, No 123 Dinghu Road, Taoyuan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Chin Med 40:11-24. 2012
    ..During treatment, no significant side effects occurred. In conclusion, the TCM compound formula based on SZ + NUH could be a safe and effective option for SDB treatment...
  60. doi request reprint Quantitative electromyographic characteristics of idiopathic unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Wei Han Chang
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 126:E362-E368. 2016
    ..In the present study, we hypothesized that idiopathic unilateral vocal fold paralysis may have different clinical and neurologic characteristics from unilateral vocal fold paralysis caused by surgical trauma...
  61. doi request reprint Cricothyroid muscle dysfunction impairs vocal fold vibration in unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Yu Cheng Pei
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C School of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Laryngoscope 124:201-6. 2014
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori colonization in the larynges of patients with hoarseness
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:389-93. 2008
    ..This study applies the rapid urease test to determine the colonization of Helicobacter pylori in surgical specimens of patients with vocal nodules and polyps...
  63. ncbi request reprint Solitary plasmacytosis of the larynx in a patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Otolaryngol 23:316-20. 2002
    ..After 6 months follow-up, the subjective quality of her voice improved. Laryngoscopic examination revealed no evidence of recurrence...
  64. doi request reprint Quality of life measures and predictors for adults with unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:1837-41. 2008
    ..To investigate the quality of life (QoLF) status of Taiwanese adults with unilateral vocal cord paralysis (UVCP)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Microfibrillar collagen for hemostasis in laryngomicrosurgery of hypopharyngeal hemangioma
    Shih Wei Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 26:65-9. 2003
    ..It is concluded that Avitene is an effective agent for maintaining hemostasis in many surgical procedures, and we consider it a good remedy for management of laser-induced bleeding complications...
  66. ncbi request reprint Powered instrumentation in the treatment of tracheal granulation tissue for decannulation
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:520-4. 2005
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of powered instrumentation tracheal surgery (PITS) in patients with tracheal granulation tissue following tracheostomy that caused or exacerbated airway obstruction and impeded decannulation...
  67. ncbi request reprint High incidence of malignant transformation of laryngeal papilloma in Taiwan
    Li Ang Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:50-5. 2008
    ..Papillomas of the larynx include solitary laryngeal papilloma and recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. This study investigated the incidence of malignant transformation and assessed possible risk factors for laryngeal papillomas...
  68. ncbi request reprint Etiologic features in patients with unilateral vocal fold paralysis in Taiwan
    Hui Chen Ko
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 32:290-6. 2009
    ..To develop an updated screening, treatment and follow-up strategy for acquired unilateral vocal fold paralysis (UVFP), this Taiwan study investigated concurrent etiologies in patients treated in a tertiary medical center...
  69. doi request reprint Intracordal fat assessment by 3-dimensional imaging after autologous fat injection in patients with thyroidectomy-induced unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Surgery 146:82-7. 2009
    ..The aims of this study were to identify the long-term residual fat volume by 3-dimensional computed tomography (3-D CT) and to investigate the voice outcome...
  70. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in an adolescent girl with hypertrophic lingual thyroid
    Wan Ni Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:93-5. 2009
    ..Her OSAS completely subsided after lingual thyroid surgery. Physicians should be aware of rare causes of OSAS in children, such as lingual thyroid and certainly if accompanied by difficulties in swallowing and speech problems...
  71. doi request reprint Genial tubercle position and dimensions by cone-beam computerized tomography in a Taiwanese sample
    Yi Chin Wang
    Craniofacial Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:e46-50. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the position and dimensions of the genial tubercle in a Taiwanese sample...
  72. doi request reprint Unilateral high vagal paralysis: relationship of the severity of swallowing disturbance and types of injuries
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Laryngoscope 121:245-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the prognoses of high vagal lesions and their association with their clinical presentation, and seek to determine the best strategy of management for each patient...
  73. ncbi request reprint Juvenile xanthogranuloma of the nasal cavity
    Tuan Jen Fang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Shing Street, Kweishan 333, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:297-9. 2003
    ..It sometimes presents with associated neurofibromatosis and Juvenile chronic myalogenous leukemia. We present a case of nasal JXG and discuss the histological characteristics, the classification, and the management...
  74. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in children
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Chang Gung Med J 32:247-57. 2009
    ..Follow-up in children treated for OSA reveals that underlying structural or neuromuscular abnormalities can decrease the response to treatment and obesity may lead to recurrence of OSA later during adolescence...
  75. ncbi request reprint HIV infection initially presenting as sinonasal Burkitt's lymphoma
    Chih Wei Liang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taiwan, ROC
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:433-5. 2006
    ..We report the case of a patient with recalcitrant rhinosinusitis subsequently diagnosed with sinonasal Burkitt's lymphoma and HIV...
  76. ncbi request reprint Robin sequence: review of treatment modalities for airway obstruction in 110 cases
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 199, Tung Hwa North Road, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 65:45-51. 2002
    ..The objective of this paper is to assess the treatment protocols used in our institution for the management of airway obstruction among patients with Robin sequence and to suggest a rationale for management based on the findings...