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1. Chang HT, Juang SJ, Liang YJ, Lin MH, Ho MM, Chen CK, Hwang SJ. Asymptomatic bacteriuria among the elderly residents of long-term care facilities in Taiwan. Age and Ageing 2012;41:795-798. [PMID: 22760012] [SCI] 

2. Chang CB, Yang SY, Lai HY, Wu RS, Liu HC, Hsu HY, Hwang SJ, Chan DC. Using published criteria to develop a list of potentially inappropriate medications for elderly patients in Taiwan. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 2012;21:1269-1279. [PMID: 22517563] [SCI]

3. Chang HT, Lin MH, Hwang IH, Lai HY, Ho MM, Lin CH, Chen CK, Hwang SJ. Utilization and patterns of community healthcare services for senior residents in long-term care facilities in Taiwan: a nationwide study. Journal of the Chinese Medical Association 2013;76:42-47. [PMID: 23331781] [SCI]

4. Kang SC, Hwang SJ, Chang YS, Chou CT, Tsai CY. Characteristics of comorbidities and costs among patients who died from systemic lupus erythematosus in Taiwan. Archives of Medical Science 2012;8:690-696. [PMID: 23056082] [SCI]

5. Kang SC, Lin MH, Hwang IH, Lin MH, Chang HT, Hwang SJ. Impact of hospice care on end-of-life hospitalization of elderly patients with lung cancer in Taiwan. Journal of the Chinese Medical Association 2012;75:221-226. [PMID: 22632988] [SCI]

6. Lin SJ, Hwang SJ, Liu CY, Lin HR. The relationship between nutritional status and physical function, admission frequency, length of hospital stay, and mortality in old people living in long-term care facilities. Journal of Nursing Research 2012;20:110-121. [PMID: 22592106] [SCI]

7. Liao MC, Chen LK, Chou MY, Laing CK, Lin YT, Lo YK, Hwang SJ, Wang SR. Effectiveness of comprehensive geriatric assessment-based intervention to reduce frequent emergency department visits: a report of four cases. International Journal of Gerontology 2012;6:131-133. [SCI]

8. Li CT, Bai YM, Huang YL, Chen YS, Chen TJ, Cheng JY, Su TP. Association between antidepressant resistance in unipolar depression and subsequent bipolar disorder: cohort study. British Journal of Psychiatry 2012;200:45-51. [PMID: 22016435] [SCI]

9. Chen PC, Lee YC, Tsai ST, Lai CK. A cost-benefit analysis of the outpatient smoking cessation services in Taiwan from a societal viewpoint. Nicotine & Tobacco Research 2012;14:522-530. [PMID: 22180585] [SCI]

10. Wu CL, Wu JC, Huang WC, Wu HTH, Chiou HJ, Liu L, Chen YC, Chen TJ, Cheng H, Chang CY. The risk of stroke after percutaneous vertebroplasty for osteoporosis: a population-based cohort study. PLoS ONE 2012;7:e31405. [PMID: 22303486] [SCI]

11. Li WH, Chen YJ, Tseng WC, Lin MW, Chen TJ, Chu SY, Hwang CY, Chen CC, Lee DD, Chang YT, Wang WJ, Liu HN. Malignancies after renal transplantation in Taiwan: a nationwide population-based study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 2012;27:833-839. [PMID: 21633099] [SCI]

12. Wu JC, Chen YC, Liu L, Huang WC, Chen TJ, Lo SS, Thien PF, Cheng C. Conservatively treated ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament increases risk of spinal cord injury: a nationwide cohort study. Journal of Neurotrauma 2012;29:462-468. [PMID: 21992063] [SCI]

13. Hwang CY, Chen YJ, Lin MW, Chen TJ, Chu SY, Chen CC, Lee DD, Chang YT, Wang WJ, Liu HN. Cancer risk in allergic rhinitis, asthma and atopic dermatitis: a nationwide cohort study in Taiwan. International Journal of Cancer 2012;130:1160-1167. [PMID: 21455988] [SCI]

14. Lin MH, Moh SL, Kuo YC, Wu PY, Lin CL, Tsai MH, Chen TJ, Hwang SJ. Art therapy for terminal cancer patients in a hospice palliative care unit in Taiwan. Palliative & Supportive Care 2012;10:51-57. [PMID: 22329937] [SSCI]

15. Wu JC, Liu L, Huang WC, Chen YC, Ko CC, Wu CL, Chen TJ, Cheng H, Su TP. The incidence of adjacent segment disease requiring surgery after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: estimation using an 11-year comprehensive nationwide database in Taiwan. Neurosurgery 2012;70:594-601. [PMID: 22343790] [SCI]

16. Lin MH, Peng LN, Chen LK, Chen TJ (co-corresponding author), Hwang SJ. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation for hospital inpatients in Taiwan: an 8-year nationwide survey. Resuscitation 2012;83:343-346. [PMID: 21925130] [SCI]

17. Chiang CH, Huang CC, Chan WL, Huang PH, Chen YC, Chen TJ, Chung CM, Lin SJ, Chen JW, Leu HB. Psoriasis and increased risk of ischemic stroke in Taiwan: a nationwide study. Journal of Dermatology 2012;39:279-281. [PMID: 22035230] [SCI]

18. Chu SY, Chen YJ, Tseng WC, Lin MW, Chen TJ, Hwang CY, Chen CC, Lee DD, Chang YT, Wang WJ, Liu HN. Psychiatric comorbidities in patients with alopecia areata in Taiwan: a case-control study. British Journal of Dermatology 2012;166:525-531. [PMID: 22049923] [SCI]

19. Wu JC, Chen YC, Liu L, Chen TJ, Huang WC, Cheng C, Su TP. Effects of age, gender, and socio-economic status on the incidence of spinal cord injury: an assessment using the eleven-year comprehensive nationwide database of Taiwan. Journal of Neurotrauma 2012;29:889-897. [PMID: 21510819] [SCI]

20. Lin YT, Liu CJ, Chen TJ, Fung CP. Long-term mortality of patients with septic ocular or central nervous system complications from pyogenic liver abscess: a population-based study. PLoS ONE 2012;7:e33978. [PMID: 22479491] [SCI]

21. Wu JC, Chen YC, Liu L, Chen TJ, Huang WC, Cheng H, Su TP. Increased risk of stroke after spinal cord injury: a nationwide 4-year follow-up cohort study. Neurology 2012;78:1051-1057. [PMID: 22377807] [SCI]

22. Liu CJ, Chang YS, Teng CJ, Chen TJ, Ou SM, Tzeng CH, Wang SJ. Risk of extrathymic cancer in patients with myasthenia gravis in Taiwan: a nationwide population-based study. European Journal of Neurology 2012;19:746-751. [PMID: 22221515] [SCI]

23. Wu JC, Chen YC, Liu L, Huang WC, Cheng H, Chen TJ, Thien PF, Lo SS. Younger boys have a higher risk of inguinal hernia after ventriculo-peritoneal shunt: a 13-year nationwide cohort study. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2012;214:845-851. [PMID: 22520694] [SCI]

24. Li SY, Chen YT, Chen TJ, Tsai LW, Yang WC, Chen TW. Mesenteric ischemia in patients with end-stage renal disease: a nationwide longitudinal study. American Journal of Nephrology 2012;35:491-497. [PMID: 22572613] [SCI]

25. Chen HY, Lin YH, Wu JC, Chen YC, Thien PF, Chen TJ, Yang SH, Chen JL, Lo SS. Characteristics of pediatric traditional Chinese medicine users in Taiwan: a nationwide cohort study. Pediatrics 2012;129:e1485-e1492. [PMID: 22585761] [SCI]

26. Chien LC, Wu JC, Chen YC, Liu L, Huang WC, Chen TJ, Thien PF, Lo SS, Cheng H. Age, sex, and socio-economic status affect the incidence of pediatric spinal cord injury: an eleven-year national cohort study. PLoS ONE 2012;7:e39264. [PMID: 22761749] [SCI]

27. Wu JC, Chen YC, Liu L, Chen TJ, Huang WC, Thien PF, Cheng H, Lo SS. The risk of stroke after spinal fusion surgery: a national cohort study. Spine Journal 2012:12:492-499. [PMID: 22703754] [SCI]

28. Wang JO, Chen TJ, Kao S, Yeh TC, Chou LF, Ho ST. Scientific publications by anesthesia departments in East Asia. Scientometrics 2012;92:135-143. [SCI]

29. Lee WC, Chen TJ. Quantifying morbidity burdens and medical utilization of children with intellectual disabilities in Taiwan: a nationwide study using the ACG case-mix adjustment system. Research in Developmental Disabilities 2012;33:1270-1278. [PMID: 22502854] [SSCI]

30. Su HI, Chen YC, Hwang WT, Liu Z, Su TP, Chen TJ, Barnhart KT, Yang YX. Risks and benefits of menopausal hormone therapy in postmenopausal Chinese women. Menopause 2012;19:931-941. [PMID: 22453198] [SCI]

31. Yu YB, Gau JP, Liu CY, Yang MH, Chiang SC, Hsu HC, Hong YC, Hsiao LT, Liu JH, Chiou TJ, Chen PM, Lee TS, Chou LF, Tzeng CH, Chen TJ (corresponding author). A nation-wide analysis of venous thromboembolism in 497,180 cancer patients with the development and validation of a risk-stratification scoring system. Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2012;108:225-235. [PMID: 22534880] [SCI]

32. Chiang CH, Huang CC, Chan WL, Huang PH, Chen TJ, Chung CM, Lin SJ, Chen JW, Leu HB. Oral alendronate use and risk of cancer in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis: a nationwide study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2012;27:1951-1958. [PMID: 22532232] [SCI]

33. Chao PW, Ou SM, Chen YT, Lee YJ, Wang FM, Liu CJ, Yang WC, Chen TJ, Chen TW, Li SY. Acute appendicitis in patients with end-stage renal disease. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 2012;16:1940-1946. [PMID: 22777056] [SCI]

34. Chao TF, Liu CJ, Chen SJ, Wang KL, Lin YJ, Chang SL, Lo LW, Hu YF, Tuan TC, Wu TJ, Chen TJ, Tsao HM, Chen SA. Atrial fibrillation and the risk of ischemic stroke: Does it still matter in patients with a CHA2DS2-VASc score of 0 or 1? Stroke 2012;43:2551-2555. [PMID: 22871677] [SCI]

35. Ou SM, Liu CJ, Teng CJ, Lin YT, Chang YS, Chiang SC, Tzeng CH, Chen TJ (corresponding author). Impact of pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis infection in kidney transplantation: a nationwide population-based study in Taiwan. Transplant Infectious Disease 2012;14:502-509. [PMID: 22571347] [SCI]

36. Wang KL, Liu CJ, Chao TF, Huang CM, Wu CH, Chen SJ, Chen TJ, Lin SJ, Chiang CE. Statins, risk of diabetes, and implications on outcomes in the general population. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2012;60:1231-1238. [PMID: 22884288] [SCI]

37. Li CT, Bai YM, Tu PC, Lee YC, Huang YL, Chen TJ, Chang WH, Su TP. Major depressive disorder and stroke risks: a 9-year follow-up population-based, matched cohort study. PLoS ONE 2012;7:e46818. [PMID: 23056466] [SCI]

38. Huang CC, Chan WL, Luo JC, Chen YC, Chen TJ, Chung CM, Huang PH, Lin SJ, Chen JW, Leu HB. Gastroesophageal reflux disease and atrial fibrillation: a nationwide population-based study. PLoS ONE 2012;7:e47575. [PMID: 23077642] [SCI]

39. Wang YP, Liu CJ, Hu YW, Chen TJ, Lin YT, Fung CP. Risk of cancer among patients with herpes zoster infection: a population-based study. CMAJ 2012;184:E804-E809. [PMID: 22988158] [SCI]

40. Chang JW, Tsai HL, Yang LY, Chen TJ (co-corresponding author). Epidemiology and predictors of end-stage renal disease in Taiwanese children with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome. Journal of Epidemiology 2012;22:517-522. [PMID: 22971550] [SCI]

41. Chen MH, Su TP, Chen TJ, Cheng JY, Wei HT, Bai YM. Identification of psychiatric disorders among human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals in Taiwan, a nine-year nationwide population-based study. AIDS Care 2012;24:1543-1549. [PMID: 22519868] [SSCI]

42. Wu JC, Chen YC, Liu L, Huang WC, Thien PF, Chen TJ, Cheng H, Lo SS. Lumbar spine fusion surgery and stroke: a national cohort study. European Spine Journal 2012;21:2680-2687. [PMID: 22722922] [SCI]

43. Tsai DC, Huang CC, Chen SJ, Chou P, Chung CM, Chan WL, Huang PH, Chen TJ, Lin SJ, Chen JW, Leu HB. Central serous chorioretinopathy and risk of ischemic stroke: a population-based cohort study. British Journal of Ophthalmology 2012;96:1484-1488. [PMID: 22976583] [SCI]


44. Chen LK. Towards elder-friendly outpatient services. J Chin Med Assoc. 2012;75(12):617-8. [PMID: 23245475] [SCI]

45. Chen PY, Wei SH, Hsieh WL, Cheen JR, Chen LK, Kao CL. Lower limb power rehabilitation (LLPR) using interactive video game for improvement of balance function in older people. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2012;55(3):677-82. [PMID: 22795360] [SCI]

46. Wu CY, Chen YF, Wang CH, Kao CH, Zhuang HW, Chen CC, Chen LK, Kirby R, Wei YH, Tsai SF, Tsai TF. A persistent level of Cisd2 extends healthy lifespan and delays aging in mice. Hum Mol Genet. 2012;21(18):3956-68. [PMID: 22661501] [SCI]

47. Chang HM, Liao YW, Chiang CH, Chen YJ, Lai YH, Chang YL, Chen HL, Jeng SY, Hsieh JH, Peng CH, Li HY, Chien Y, Chen SY, Chen LK, Huo TI. Improvement of carbon tetrachloride-induced acute hepatic failure by transplantation of induced pluripotent stem cells without reprogramming factor c-Myc. Int J Mol Sci. 2012;13(3):3598-617. [PMID: 22489170] [SCI]

48. Chen PJ, Lin MH, Peng LN, Liu CL, Chang CW, Lin YT, Chen LK. Predicting cause-specific mortality of older men living in the Veterans home by handgrip strength and walking speed: a 3-year, prospective cohort study in Taiwan. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2012 Jul;13(6):517-21. [PMID: 22459909] [SCI]

49. Tao P, Lin MH, Peng LN, Lee WC, Lin FY, Lee CH, Chien CW, Shen V, Chen LK. Reducing the burden of morbidity and medical utilization of older patients by outpatient geriatric services: implications to primary health-care settings. Geriatr Gerontol Int. 2012;12(4):612-21. [PMID: 22299774] [SCI]

50. Lee WJ, Cheng YY, Liu CY, Peng LN, Liu LK, Chen LK. Dose-dependent effect of rehabilitation in functional recovery of older patients in the post-acute care unit. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2012;54(3):e290-3. [PMID: 22209536] [SCI]

51. Chang HT, Chen CK, Chen CW, Lin MH, Peng LN, Chang CY, Chen LK. Unrecognized vertebral body fractures (VBFs) in chest radiographic reports in Taiwan: a hospital-based study. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2012;55(2):301-4. [PMID: 21978415] [SCI]

52. Chu CL, Liang CK, Chou MY, Lin YT, Pan CC, Lu T, Chen LK, Chow PC. Decreased plasma brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in institutionalized elderly with depressive disorder. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2012;13(5):434-7. [PMID: 21944169] [SCI]

53. Chen LY, Chen LK, Chang CW, Kuo SC, Li LF, Chan YJ, Wang FD. Treatment of community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteremia: a hospital-based study. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2012 Jul-Aug;55(1):152-6. [PMID: 21820190] [SCI]

54. Liu CL, Peng LN, Chen YT, Lin MH, Liu LK, Chen LK. Potentially inappropriate prescribing (IP) for elderly medical inpatients in Taiwan: a hospital-based study. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2012;55(1):148-51. [PMID: 21820189] [SCI]

55. Chang YL, Chen SJ, Kao CL, Hung SC, Ding DC, Yu CC, Chen YJ, Ku HH, Lin CP, Lee KH, Chen YC, Wang JJ, Hsu CC, Chen LK, Li HY, Chiou SH. Docosahexaenoic acid promotes dopaminergic differentiation in induced pluripotent stem cells and inhibits teratoma formation in rats with Parkinson-like pathology. Cell Transplant. 2012;21(1):313-32. [PMID: 21669041] [SCI]

56. Lin MH, Liu CL, Peng LN, Chen YT, Chen LK. Demographic characteristics and clinical benefits of outpatient geriatric evaluation and management service in Taiwan. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2012;55(1):42-4. [PMID: 21592600] [SCI]

57. Cheng YY, Kuo CH, Hsieh WL, Lee SD, Lee WJ, Chen LK, Kao CL. Anxiety, depression and quality of life (QoL) in patients with chronic dizziness. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2012;54(1):131-5. [PMID: 21561671] [SCI]