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159 Citations (Scopus)

Accuracy of cause-of-death coding in Taiwan: Types of miscoding and effects on mortality statistics

Lu, T. H., Lee, M. C. & Chou, M. C., 2000 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 29, 2, p. 336-343 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Cause of Death
Mortality
Death Certificates
International Classification of Diseases
30 Citations (Scopus)

Adverse birth outcomes among pregnancies of teen mothers: Age-specific analysis of national data in Taiwan

Chen, C. W., Tsai, C. Y., Sung, F. C., Lee, Y. Y., Lu, T-H., Li, C-Y. & Ko, M. C., 2010 Mar 1, In : Child: Care, Health and Development. 36, 2, p. 232-240 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy in Adolescence
Pregnancy Outcome
Taiwan
Mothers
Parturition
5 Citations (Scopus)

Aetiology of sexually transmitted disease (STD) and comparison of STD syndromes and aetiological diagnosis in Taipei, Taiwan

Yu, M. C., Li, L. H., Lu, T. H., Tang, L. H., Tsai, C. H. & Chen, K. T., 2005 Nov, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 11, 11, p. 914-918 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Taiwan
Unsafe Sex
Syphilis
Infection

Age at exposure to parental suicide and the subsequent risk of suicide in young people

Lee, K. Y., Li, C. Y., Chang, K. C., Lu, T. H. & Chen, Y. Y., 2018 Jan 1, In : Crisis. 39, 1, p. 27-36 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suicide
Parents
Confidence Intervals
Taiwan
Registries
1 Citation (Scopus)

Age-period-cohort analysis of mortality from epilepsy in Taiwan, 1971-2005

Chang, Y. H., Li, C. Y., Tung, T. H., Tsai, J. J. & Lu, T. H., 2011 Apr 1, In : Seizure. 20, 3, p. 240-243 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Cohort Effect
Epilepsy
Cohort Studies
Demography
2 Citations (Scopus)

An analysis of the current status and utilization of government health and welfare open data in Taiwan

Han, P. H., Li, S. T., Hsu, M. H. & Lu, T. H., 2016 Aug, In : Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 35, 4, p. 395-405 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Health
National Health Programs
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Disaster Victims
28 Citations (Scopus)

An international comparison study indicated physicians' habits in reporting diabetes in part I of death certificate affected reported national diabetes mortality

Lu, T-H., Walker, S., Johansson, L. A. & Huang, C. N., 2005 Nov 1, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 58, 11, p. 1150-1157 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Death Certificates
Habits
Taiwan
Sweden
Physicians
3 Citations (Scopus)

A preliminary study of the relationships between place of occurrence, place of death and pacce of residence in motor vehicle injury: Experience in the Huatung area

Lu, T. H., Hong, C. K., Chen, I. K., Chen, A. D., Lee, M. C. & Chou, M. C., 1999 Jan 1, In : Chinese Journal of Public Health. 18, 1, p. 28-33 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motor Vehicles
Wounds and Injuries
Death Certificates
Mortality
Age Distribution
1 Citation (Scopus)

Are structural characteristics of programs and hospitals associated with 100-day readmission of hematopoietic SCTs in Taiwan

Hsieh, S. I., Johantgen, M., Hsu, L. L., Kuo, M. C. & Lu, T. H., 2011 Sep 1, In : Bone Marrow Transplantation. 46, 9, p. 1203-1209 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hematologic Neoplasms
Taiwan
Patient Readmission
Ownership
National Health Programs
5 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the quality of tuberculosis-related underlying cause of death assignment in Taiwan, 2001-2005

Wu, Y. C., Lin, R. S., Yang, S. L. & Lu, T. H., 2008 Jan, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 107, 1, p. 30-36 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Cause of Death
Tuberculosis
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
Death Certificates
30 Citations (Scopus)

Association between the accessibility to lethal methods and method-specific suicide rates: An ecological study in Taiwan

Lin, J. J. & Lu, T. H., 2006 Jul, In : Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 67, 7, p. 1074-1079 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Suicide
Poisoning
Population
Unemployment
13 Citations (Scopus)

Association of maternal chronic disease with risk of congenital heart disease in offspring

Chou, H. H., Chiou, M. J., Liang, F. W., Chen, L. H., Lu, T. H. & Li, C. Y., 2016 Dec 6, In : CMAJ. 188, 17-18, p. E438-E446

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Diseases
Chronic Disease
Odds Ratio
Mothers
Confidence Intervals
37 Citations (Scopus)

Association of parental characteristics with adverse outcomes of adolescent pregnancy

Lee, M. C., Suhng, L. A., Lu, T. H. & Chou, M. C., 1998 Aug 1, In : Family Practice. 15, 4, p. 336-342 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy in Adolescence
Mothers
Premature Birth
Low Birth Weight Infant
Maternal Age
13 Citations (Scopus)

Belief in ghost month can help prevent drowning deaths: A natural experiment on the effects of cultural beliefs on risky behaviours

Yang, C. H., Huang, Y. T., Janes, C., Lin, K. C. & Lu, T-H., 2008 May 1, In : Social Science and Medicine. 66, 9, p. 1990-1998 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

death
experiment
Mortality
mortality
Superstitions
24 Citations (Scopus)

Certifying diabetes-related cause-of-death: A comparison of inappropriate certification statements in Sweden, Taiwan and the USA

Lu, T. H., Hsu, P. Y., Bjorkenstam, C. & Anderson, R. N., 2006 Dec 1, In : Diabetologia. 49, 12, p. 2878-2881 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Certification
Taiwan
Sweden
Cause of Death
Physicians
13 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in causes of death and associated conditions among persons with HIV/AIDS after the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy in Taiwan

Lu, T. H., Chang, H. J., Chen, L. S., Chu, M. H., Ou, N. M. & Jen, I., 2006 Jul, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 105, 7, p. 604-609 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
Taiwan
Cause of Death
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Open Access
Mortality
Death Certificates
Kyrgyzstan
Moldova
El Salvador
4 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in geographic variation in the uptake of cervical cancer screening in Taiwan: Possible effects of "leadership style factor"α

Chiou, S. T. & Lu, T. H., 2014 Jan 1, In : Health Policy. 114, 1, p. 64-70 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Papanicolaou Test
Public Health
16 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in injury mortality by intent and mechanism in Taiwan, 1975-98

Lu, T. H., 2002 Mar 1, In : Injury Prevention. 8, 1, p. 70-73 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Mortality
Wounds and Injuries
Asphyxia
Poisoning
4 Citations (Scopus)
Taiwan
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Population
Papanicolaou Test
3 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of adolescent patients and their health problems at an adolescent health clinic.

Lee, M. C., Liao, C. F., Lee, S. H., Lu, T-H. & Chou, M. C., 1997 Jan 1, In : The Kaohsiung journal of medical sciences. 13, 9, p. 548-555 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Office Visits
Adolescent Health
Respiratory Tract Infections
Adolescent Medicine
6 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of adolescent pregnancy in Taiwan

Lee, M. C., Lu, T. H. & Chou, M. C., 1997 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health. 9, 3, p. 213-216 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy in Adolescence
Taiwan
3 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of early and late adopting hospitals providing percutaneous coronary intervention in Taiwan

Lu, T. H., Huang, Y. T., Lee, J. C., Yang, L. T., Liang, F. W., Yin, W. H. & Kawachi, I., 2015 Dec 1, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 4, 12, e002840.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Taiwan
National Health Programs
Myocardial Infarction
Geographic Information Systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Child mortality: Taiwan compared with OECD countries

Liang, F. W., Huang, Y. L., Wu, M. H., Lue, H. C., Chiang, T. L. & Lu, T. H., 2016 Apr, In : Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 35, 2, p. 221-233 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Mortality
Taiwan
Mortality
Japan
Live Birth
32 Citations (Scopus)

Cigarette smoking and cognitive impairment: A 10-year cohort study in Taiwan

Wang, C. C., Lu, T-H., Liao, W. C., Yuan, S. C., Kuo, P. C., Chuang, H. L., Lee, M. C. & Yen, C. H., 2010 Sep 1, In : Archives of gerontology and geriatrics. 51, 2, p. 143-148 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

antineoplaston A10
Taiwan
smoking
Cohort Studies
Smoking
3 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical competency in child maltreatment for community nurses in Taiwan

Chen, Y. W., Huang, J. J., Lu, T. H. & Feng, J. Y., 2015 Mar 1, In : International Journal of Nursing Practice. 21, S1, p. 21-26 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical Competence
Child Abuse
Taiwan
Nurses
Ambulatory Care Facilities
Open Access
Live Birth
Infant Mortality
Taiwan
Birth Weight
Parturition
19 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of official coders versus physician panel in assignment of underlying cause of death

Lu, T. H., Chang, H. Y., Hwu, C. M., Chiu, H. C., Yin, W. H. & Pan, W. H., 2001 Aug 8, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 100, 6, p. 365-369 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cause of Death
Physicians
Medical Records
Clinical Trials
Mortality
4 Citations (Scopus)

Counting injury deaths: A comparison of two definitions and two countries

Lu, T. H., Hsiao, A., Chang, P. C., Chao, Y. C., Hsu, C. C., Peng, H. C., Chen, L. H. & Kawachi, I., 2015 Apr 1, In : Injury Prevention. 21, E1, p. e127-e132

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Accidental Falls
Taiwan
Death Certificates
Asphyxia
8 Citations (Scopus)
Low Birth Weight Infant
Taiwan
Demography
Pregnancy
Birth Rate
5 Citations (Scopus)

Demographic characteristics of fathers of infants born to adolescent mothers in Taiwan

Lu, T-H., Hwang, M. N., Suhng, L. A., Chou, M. C. & Lee, M. C., 1999 Jun 1, In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 24, 6, p. 446-448 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Fathers
Mothers
Demography
Pregnancy in Adolescence
16 Citations (Scopus)

Descriptive epidemiological study of sites of suicide jumps in Taipei, Taiwan

Chen, Y. Y., Gunnell, D. & Lu, T-H., 2009 Feb 1, In : Injury Prevention. 15, 1, p. 41-44 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Suicide
Epidemiologic Studies
Newspapers
Death Certificates
10 Citations (Scopus)
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Family Physicians
Prescriptions
Xanthine
Physicians
18 Citations (Scopus)

Differences in urban and rural accident characteristics and medical service utilization for traffic fatalities in less-motorized societies

Li, M. D., Doong, J. L., Chang, K. K., Lu, T. H. & Jeng, M. C., 2008 Nov 18, In : Journal of Safety Research. 39, 6, p. 623-630 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Highway accidents
Accidents
Law enforcement
Speed control
Health care
38 Citations (Scopus)

Diversity in death certification: A case vignette approach

Lu, T-H., Shih, T. P., Lee, M. C., Chou, M. C. & Lin, C. K., 2001 Nov 15, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 54, 11, p. 1086-1093 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Certification
Cause of Death
Physicians
Semantics
Chronic Disease
2 Citations (Scopus)

Drowning mortality by intent: A population-based cross-sectional study of 32 OECD countries, 2012-2014

Hsieh, W. H., Wang, C. H. & Lu, T. H., 2018 Jul 1, In : BMJ open. 8, 7, e021501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cross-Sectional Studies
Mortality
Belgium
Korea
Population
13 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating the prevalence of cerebral palsy in Taiwan: A comparison of different case definitions

Chang, M. J., Ma, H. I. & Lu, T. H., 2015 Jan 1, In : Research in Developmental Disabilities. 36, p. 207-212 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebral Palsy
Taiwan
National Health Programs
Live Birth
Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
10 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of life expectancy and the expected years of life lost among heroin users in the era of opioid substitution treatment (OST) in Taiwan

Chang, K. C., Lu, T. H., Lee, K. Y., Hwang, J. S., Cheng, C. M. & Wang, J. D., 2015 Aug 1, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 153, p. 152-158 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opiate Substitution Treatment
Heroin
Life Expectancy
Taiwan
Opioid Analgesics
5 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating the comparability of different grouping schemes for mortality and morbidity

Lu, T-H., Jen, I., Chou, Y. J. & Chang, H. J., 2005 Feb 1, In : Health Policy. 71, 2, p. 151-159 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

International Classification of Diseases
Morbidity
Mortality
Cause of Death
Research Personnel
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluating the validity of cause-of-death statistics in Taiwan (II): Characteristics of high frequency death certificates certifiers

Lu, T-H., Shih, T. P., Lai, H. S., Lee, L. S., Lee, M. C. & Chou, M. C., 1997 Dec 1, In : Chinese Journal of Public Health. 16, 3, p. 273-279 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Death Certificates
Taiwan
Cause of Death
Certification
Medical Schools
60 Citations (Scopus)

Factors associated with errors in death certificate completion: A national study in Taiwan

Lu, T. H., Shau, W. Y., Shih, T. P., Lee, M. C., Chou, M. C. & Lin, C. K., 2001 Feb 26, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 54, 3, p. 232-238 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Death Certificates
Taiwan
Physicians
Certification
Teaching Hospitals
32 Citations (Scopus)

Factors associated with the decline in suicide by pesticide poisoning in Taiwan: A time trend analysis, 19872010

Chang, S. S., Lu, T. H., Eddleston, M., Konradsen, F., Sterne, J. A. C., Lin, J. J. & Gunnell, D., 2012 Jul 1, In : Clinical Toxicology. 50, 6, p. 471-480 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Pesticides
Poisoning
Suicide
Unemployment
2 Citations (Scopus)

Factors related to adolescents' perceptions of treatment outcomes in an adolescent health clinic.

Lee, M. C., Liao, C. F., Lu, T-H., Lee, C. T. & Chou, M. C., 1998 Jan 1, In : The Kaohsiung journal of medical sciences. 14, 2, p. 104-111 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physicians
Health
Office Visits
Adolescent Health
Confidentiality
12 Citations (Scopus)
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Pediatrics
International Classification of Diseases
Population
Urbanization
68 Citations (Scopus)

Geography of suicide in Taiwan: Spatial patterning and socioeconomic correlates

Chang, S. S., Sterne, J. A. C., Wheeler, B. W., Lu, T-H., Lin, J. J. & Gunnell, D., 2011 Jan 1, In : Health and Place. 17, 2, p. 641-650 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

suicide
Geography
Taiwan
Suicide
suicide rate

Graphical Representations of Mortality Data with Confidence Intervals

Lu, T-H., Li, S-T. & Yin, W. H., 2017 Mar 1, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 10, 3, e002763.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benchmarking
Coronary Disease
Software
Confidence Intervals
Mortality
11 Citations (Scopus)

Health-care utilization and costs in Taiwanese pediatric patients with asthma

Sun, H. L., Kao, Y-H., Lu, T-H., Chou, M. C. & Lue, K. H., 2007 Feb 1, In : Pediatrics International. 49, 1, p. 48-52 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Health Care Costs
Asthma
Pediatrics
Outpatients

Health care utilization pattern prior to maltreatment among children under five years of age in Taiwan

Wang, L. Y., Wu, C. Y., Chang, Y. H. & Lu, T. H., 2019 Dec 1, In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 98, 104202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Child Abuse
Taiwan
Hospitalization
Wounds and Injuries
16 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatocellular carcinoma–related cyclin D1 is selectively regulated by autophagy degradation system

Wu, S. Y., Lan, S. H., Wu, S-R., Chiu, Y. C., Lin, X-Z., Su, I. J., Tsai, T. F., Yen, C-J., Lu, T-H., Liang, F. W., Li, C-Y., Su, H-J., Su, C. L. & Liu, H-S., 2018 Jul 1, In : Hepatology. 68, 1, p. 141-154 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclin D1
Autophagy
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Neoplasms
Carcinogenesis
54 Citations (Scopus)

'Hidden' suicides amongst deaths certified as undetermined intent, accident by pesticide poisoning and accident by suffocation in Taiwan

Chang, S. S., Sterne, J. A. C., Lu, T. H. & Gunnell, D., 2010 Feb 1, In : Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology. 45, 2, p. 143-152 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asphyxia
Taiwan
Pesticides
Poisoning
Suicide