• 5479 Citations
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1988 …2019
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Personal profile

Education

  • 1994 Doctor of Science in Environmental Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA

Research Interests

  • Public Health
  • Surveillance
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Environmental Health
  • Occupational Medicine

Experience

  • 2011~present Distinguished Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • 2011~present Director, Occupational Safety, Health, and Medicine Research Center, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • 2006~2013 Chair, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan,
  • 2006~2013 Director, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
  • 2003~2011 Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • 2017~2020 Vice-President, Asian Association of Occupational Health Secretary General, 2000-2002; First Vice-President, 2003-2005; Vice-President, 2008-2014; Secretary General, 2014-2017
  • 2014~2020 Executive-President, International Medical Geology Association Councilor, Taiwan Chapter, 2011-2013
  • 2013~present Asia Chapter Chair, International Society for Environmental Epidemiology East Asia Chapter Co-Chair, 2005-2013; Councilor 2007-2009;
  • 2014~presemt Editor, BioMed Research International (SCI期刊) Special Issue主編(2014)。
  • 2014~presemt Editor, Epidemiology (SCI期刊) Special Issue主編(2014迄今)。
  • 2014~presemt Editor,  Frontiers in Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety Section主編 (2014迄今)。

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Projects 1997 2018

Research Output 1988 2019

Association between use of Chinese herbal medicine and depression risk in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: A nationwide retrospective cohort study

Li, H. H., Livneh, H., Yeh, C. C., Guo, H-R., Lai, N. S., Lu, M. C. & Tsai, T. Y., 2019 Jun 1, In : International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. 22, 6, p. 986-994 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Herbal Medicine
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Depression

Clinical implications of multiple glioblastomas: An analysis of prognostic factors and survival to distinguish from their single counterparts

Shieh, L. T., Guo, H-R., Chang, Y. K., Lu, N. M. & Ho, S. Y., 2019 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Glioblastoma
Survival Analysis
Survival
Gliosarcoma
Radiotherapy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure Duration and History of Hypertension Predicted Neurological Sequelae in Patients with Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Huang, C. C., Lee, J. C., Lin, K. C., Lin, H. J., Su, S. B., Hsu, C. C. & Guo, H-R., 2019 Jul 1, In : Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.). 30, p. S76-S81

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Hypertension
Length of Stay
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
2 Citations (Scopus)

Non-nutritive artificial sweeteners as an emerging contaminant in environment: A global review and risks perspectives

Praveena, S. M., Cheema, M. S. & Guo, H-R., 2019 Apr 15, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 170, p. 699-707 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Nutritive Sweeteners
Health
Impurities
Surface waters
Sugar substitutes
Open Access
Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Glycolysis
Radiotherapy
Tumor Burden

Thesis

A long-term quality-of-care score for predicting complications in type 2 diabetic patients

Author: 璧伊, 李., 2018 Jul 4

Supervisor: Guo, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Ambient air pollution exposure and risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Author: 叔源, 王., 2016 Aug 23

Supervisor: Guo, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Association between blood dioxin level and health outcomes in an endemic area of exposure in southern Taiwan

Author: 建元, 黃., 2018 Feb 23

Supervisor: Guo, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Carbon monoxide poisoning: epidemiology and subsequent complications between 1999 and 2012 in Taiwan

Author: 建程, 黃., 2017 Jul 19

Supervisor: Guo, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis