• 1181 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
20012020

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Research Output

  • 1181 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 77 Article
  • 5 Review article
  • 3 Letter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2001

Non-clostridial gas gangrene caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae: A case report

Li, C. M., Chen, P. L. & Ho, Y. R., 2001 Sep 3, In : Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 33, 8, p. 629-630 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Fatal case of community-acquired bacteremia and necrotizing fasciitis caused by Chryseobacterium meningosepticum: Case report and review of the literature

Lee, C. C., Chen, P. L., Wang, L. R., Lee, H. C., Chang, C. M., Lee, N. Y., Wu, C. J., Shih, H. I. & Ko, W. C., 2006 Mar 1, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 44, 3, p. 1181-1183 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

21 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Clinical significance of potential contaminants in blood cultures among patients in a medical center

Lee, C. C., Lin, W. J., Shih, H-I., Wu, C. J., Chen, P-L., Lee, H. C., Lee, N-Y., Chang, C-M., Wang, L. R. & Ko, W-C., 2007 Oct 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 40, 5, p. 438-444 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Citations (Scopus)

Extraintestinal focal infections in adults with nontyphoid Salmonella bacteraemia: Predisposing factors and clinical outcome

Chen, P-L., Chang, C-M., Wu, C. J., Ko, N-Y., Lee, N-Y., Lee, H. C., Shih, H-I., Lee, C. C., Wang, R. R. & Ko, W-C., 2007 Jan 1, In : Journal of Internal Medicine. 261, 1, p. 91-100 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

Extraintestinal focal infections in adults with Salmonella enterica serotype Choleraesuis bacteremia

Chen, P-L., Wu, C. J., Chang, C-M., Lee, H. C., Lee, N-Y., Shih, H-I., Lee, C. C., Ko, N-Y., Wang, L. R. & Ko, W-C., 2007 Jun 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 40, 3, p. 240-247 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Prosthetic valve endocarditis caused by Streptobacillus moniliformis: A case of rat bite fever

Chen, P. L., Lee, N. Y., Yan, J. J., Yang, Y. J., Chen, H. M., Chang, C. M., Lee, H. C., Ko, N. Y., Lai, C. H. & Ko, W. C., 2007 Sep 1, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 45, 9, p. 3125-3126 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Community-acquired Klebsiella pneumoniae complicated skin and soft-tissue infections of extremities: Emphasis on cirrhotic patients and gas formation

Chang, C-M., Lee, H. C., Lee, N-Y., Lee, I. W., Wu, C. J., Chen, P-L., Lee, C. C., Ko, N-Y. & Ko, W-C., 2008 Aug 1, In : Infection. 36, 4, p. 328-334 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Necrotizing fasciitis in patients with liver cirrhosis: predominance of monomicrobial Gram-negative bacillary infections

Lee, C. C., Chi, C-H., Lee, N-Y., Lee, H. C., Chen, C-L., Chen, P-L., Chang, C-M., Wu, C. J., Ko, N-Y., Tsai, M. C. & Ko, W-C., 2008 Oct 1, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 62, 2, p. 219-225 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Q fever - An emerging infectious disease in Taiwan

Chen, P. L., Lee, N. Y. & Ko, W. C., 2008 Feb 1, In : Journal of Internal Medicine of Taiwan. 19, 1, p. 44-49 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Verticillium infection-a rare cause of hepatosplenic abscesses

Wu, C. J., Chang, T. C., Lee, H. C., Chen, T-Y., Lee, N-Y., Chang, C-M., Chen, P-L., Shih, M. J., Peng, S. L. & Ko, W-C., 2008 Dec 1, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 62, 4, p. 427-429 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Clonal spread of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing CMY-2 AmpC-type β-lactamase in surgical intensive care units

Lee, H. C., Yan, J. J., Wu, J. J., Chang, C. M., Wu, C. J., Lee, N. Y., Chen, P. L., Lee, C. C. & Ko, W. C., 2009 Dec 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 42, 6, p. 479-487 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Sporadic and outbreak cases of melioidosis in Southern Taiwan: Clinical features and antimicrobial susceptibility

Shih, H-I., Chuang, Y. C., Cheung, B. M. H., Yan, J. J., Chang, C-M., Chang, K., Lee, N-Y., Lee, H. C., Wu, C. J., Chen, P-L., Lee, C. C., Wang, L. R., Ko, N-Y. & Ko, W-C., 2009 Feb 1, In : Infection. 37, 1, p. 9-15 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Suboptimal therapy and clinical management of gonorrhoea in an area with high-level antimicrobial resistance

Chen, P-L., Hsieh, Y. H., Lee, H. C., Ko, N-Y., Lee, N-Y., Wu, C. J., Chang, C-M., Lee, C. C. & Ko, W-C., 2009 Apr 1, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 20, 4, p. 225-228 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Tolerability of teicoplanin in 117 hospitalized adults with previous vancomycin-induced fever, rash, or neutropenia: A retrospective chart review

Hung, Y. P., Lee, N. Y., Chang, C. M., Lee, H. C., Wu, C. J., Chen, P. L., Lee, C. C., Chung, C. H. & Ko, W. C., 2009 Sep, In : Clinical Therapeutics. 31, 9, p. 1977-1986 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
2010
3 Citations (Scopus)

Bacteremia due to extended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Enterobacter cloacae: Role of carbapenem therapy

Lee, C. C., Lee, N. Y., Yan, J. J., Lee, H. C., Chen, P. L., Chang, C. M., Wu, C. J., Ko, N. Y., Wang, L. R., Chi, H. H. & Ko, W. C., 2010 Sep 1, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 54, 9, p. 3551-3556 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical manifestations, antimicrobial therapy, and prognostic factors of monomicrobial Acinetobacter baumannii complex bacteremia

Lee, N. Y., Chang, T. C., Wu, C. J., Chang, C. M., Lee, H. C., Chen, P. L., Lee, C. C., Ko, N. Y. & Ko, W. C., 2010 Sep 1, In : Journal of Infection. 61, 3, p. 219-227 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Clostridium difficile Infection at a Medical Center in Southern Taiwan: Incidence, Clinical Features and Prognosis

Chung, C. H., Wu, C. J., Lee, H. C., Yan, J. J., Chang, C-M., Lee, N-Y., Chen, P-L., Lee, C. C., Hung, Y. P. & Ko, W-C., 2010 Apr 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 43, 2, p. 119-125 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Colonisation of fluoroquinolone-resistant Haemophilus influenzae among nursing home residents in southern Taiwan

Chang, C. M., Lauderdale, T. L., Lee, H. C., Lee, N. Y., Wu, C. J., Chen, P. L., Lee, C. C., Chen, P. C. & Ko, W. C., 2010 Aug 1, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 75, 4, p. 304-308 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus mycotic aneurysm

Lee, N-Y., Kan, C-D., Chi, C. Y., Chen, P-L., Lee, H. C., Chang, C-M., Wu, C. J. & Ko, W-C., 2010 Mar 15, In : Internal Medicine. 49, 6, p. 623-625 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Positive tuberculin skin tests in nursing home residents in Southern Taiwan

Chang, C-M., Lee, N-Y., Lee, H. C., Wu, C. J., Chen, P-L., Lee, C. C., Shih, H-I. & Ko, W-C., 2010 Nov 1, In : Archives of gerontology and geriatrics. 51, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Bacteremia due to extended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Aeromonas spp. at a medical center in southern Taiwan

Wu, C. J., Chuang, Y. C., Lee, M. F., Lee, C. C., Lee, H. C., Lee, N. Y., Chang, C. M., Chen, P. L., Lin, Y. T., Yan, J. J. & Ko, W. C., 2011 Dec 1, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 55, 12, p. 5813-5818 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Gender differences in HIV manifestations at presentation to care and continuity of care among HIV-infected persons in Taiwan

Ko, N. Y., Lai, Y. Y., Liu, H. Y., Ko, W. C., Chang, C. M., Lee, N. Y., Chen, P. L., Wu, C. J. & Lee, H. C., 2011 Oct 1, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 23, 10, p. 1254-1263 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Citations (Scopus)

In vitro and in vivo intracellular killing effects of tigecycline against clinical nontyphoid Salmonella isolates using ceftriaxone as a comparator

Tang, H. J., Ko, W. C., Chen, C. C., Chen, P. L., Toh, H. S., Weng, T. C., Yu, W. L., Chiang, S. R. & Chuang, Y. C., 2011 Jun 1, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 55, 6, p. 2755-2759 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

One-year follow-up of relapse to risky behaviors and incidence of syphilis among patients enrolled in the HIV case management program

Ko, N. Y., Liu, H. Y., Lee, H. C., Lai, Y. Y., Chang, C. M., Lee, N. Y., Chen, P. L., Wu, C. J. & Ko, W. C., 2011 Jul 1, In : AIDS and Behavior. 15, 5, p. 1067-1074 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Species distribution and antifungal susceptibility of blood Candida isolates at a tertiary hospital in southern Taiwan, 1999-2006

Chen, P-L., Lo, H. J., Wu, C. J., Lee, H. C., Chang, C-M., Lee, N-Y., Wang, A. H., Lin, W. L., Ko, N-Y., Lee, C. C. & Ko, W-C., 2011 Jul 1, In : Mycoses. 54, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Aeromonas aquariorum septicemia and enterocolitis in a cirrhotic patient

Wu, C. J., Tsai, P. J., Chen, P. L., Wu, I. C., Lin, Y. T., Chen, Y. H., Wang, L. R. & Ko, W. C., 2012 Dec 1, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 74, 4, p. 406-408 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

A simple scoring algorithm predicting vascular infections in adults with nontyphoid salmonella bacteremia

Chen, P. L., Lee, C. C., Li, C. Y., Chang, C. M., Lee, H. C., Lee, N. Y., Wu, C. J., Shih, H. I., Tang, H. J. & Ko, W. C., 2012 Jul 15, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 55, 2, p. 194-200 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
22 Citations (Scopus)

Complexity of β-lactamases among clinical Aeromonas isolates and its clinical implications

Chen, P. L., Ko, W. C. & Wu, C. J., 2012 Dec 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 45, 6, p. 398-403 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

35 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution and phenotypic and genotypic detection of a metallo-β-lactamase, CphA, among bacteraemic Aeromonas isolates

Wu, C. J., Chen, P. L., Wu, J. J., Yan, J. J., Lee, C. C., Lee, H. C., Lee, N. Y., Chang, C. M., Lin, Y. T., Chiu, Y. C. & Ko, W. C., 2012 May 1, In : Journal of Medical Microbiology. 61, 5, p. 712-719 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of PPARγ and RBP4 Gene Variants on Metabolic Syndrome in HIV-Infected Patients with Anti-Retroviral Therapy

Hung, Y. P., Lee, N. Y., Lin, S. H., Chang, H. C., Wu, C. J., Chang, C. M., Chen, P. L., Lin, H. J., Wu, Y. H., Tsai, P. J., Tsai, Y. S. & Ko, W. C., 2012 Nov 7, In : PloS one. 7, 11, e49102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Epidemiology, disease spectrum and economic burden of non-typhoidal Salmonella infections in Taiwan, 2006-2008

Chen, P. L., Li, C. Y., Hsieh, T. H., Chang, C. M., Lee, H. C., Lee, N. Y., Wu, C. J., Lee, C. C., Shih, H. I. & Ko, W. C., 2012 Dec 1, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 140, 12, p. 2256-2263 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Citations (Scopus)

Genome sequence of a novel human pathogen, Aeromonas aquariorum

Wu, C. J., Wang, H. C., Chen, C. S., Shu, H. Y., Kao, A. W., Chen, P. L. & Ko, W. C., 2012 Aug 1, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 194, 15, p. 4114-4115 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)

Non-typhoidal Salmonella bacteraemia in elderly patients: An increased risk for endovascular infections, osteomyelitis and mortality

Chen, P-L., Lee, H. C., Lee, N-Y., Wu, C. J., Lin, S-H., Shih, H-I., Lee, C. C., Ko, W-C. & Chang, C-M., 2012 Nov 1, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 140, 11, p. 2037-2044 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
14 Citations (Scopus)

Nontyphoidal Salmonella bacteremia in patients with connective tissue diseases

Huang, C. F., Chen, P. L., Liu, M. F., Lee, C. C., Lee, N. Y., Chang, C. M., Lee, H. C., Wu, C. J. & Ko, W. C., 2012 Oct 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 45, 5, p. 350-355 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
20 Citations (Scopus)
16 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of overcrowding on the bacterial contamination of blood cultures in the ED

Lee, C. C., Lee, N-Y., Chuang, M. C., Chen, P-L., Chang, C-M. & Ko, W-C., 2012 Jul 1, In : American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 30, 6, p. 839-845 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)
2013

AQU-1, a chromosomal class C β-lactamase, among clinical Aeromonas dhakensis isolates: Distribution and clinical significance

Wu, C. J., Wang, H. C., Chen, P. L., Chang, M. C., Sunny Sun, H., Chou, P. H. & Ko, W. C., 2013 Nov 1, In : International journal of antimicrobial agents. 42, 5, p. 456-461 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Reply to Chien et al

Chen, P. L., Tang, H. J. & Ko, W. C., 2013 Jan 15, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 56, 2, p. 308-309 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2014
30 Citations (Scopus)