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2012
48 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence of cancer in a nationwide population cohort of 7852 patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome in Taiwan

Weng, M. Y., Huang, Y. T., Liu, M. F. & Lu, T. H., 2012 Apr 1, In : Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 71, 4, p. 524-527 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Incidence
Population
Neoplasms
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
6 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence of hospitalization due to child maltreatment in Taiwan, 1996-2007: A nationwide population-based study

Chiang, W. L., Huang, Y. T., Feng, J-Y. & Lu, T-H., 2012 Feb 1, In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 36, 2, p. 135-141 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Abuse
Taiwan
Hospitalization
Incidence
Population
5 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing regional inequality in mortality from road traffic injuries through enforcement of the mandatory motorcycle helmet law in Taiwan

Lu, T. H., Lai, C. H. & Chiang, T. L., 2012 Jun 1, In : Injury Prevention. 18, 3, p. 150-157 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motorcycles
Head Protective Devices
Taiwan
Mortality
Wounds and Injuries
10 Citations (Scopus)

Reporting of incorrect cause-of-death causal sequence on death certificates in the USA: Using hypertension and diabetes as an educational illustration

Cheng, T. J., Lin, C. Y., Lu, T-H. & Kawachi, I., 2012 Dec 1, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 88, 1046, p. 690-693 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Death Certificates
Cause of Death
Hypertension
Physicians
Education
20 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of mortality among patients with epilepsy in southern Taiwan

Chang, Y. H., Ho, W. C., Tsai, J. J., Li, C. Y. & Lu, T. H., 2012 May 1, In : Seizure. 21, 4, p. 254-259 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Epilepsy
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
Brain Neoplasms
8 Citations (Scopus)

State differences in the reporting of diabetes-related incorrect cause-of-death causal sequences on death certificates

Cheng, T. J., Tsung-Hsueh, L. & Kawachi, I., 2012 Jul 1, In : Diabetes Care. 35, 7, p. 1572-1574 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Death Certificates
Cause of Death
Mortality
Research Design
Cross-Sectional Studies
7 Citations (Scopus)

State differences in the reporting of 'unspecified stroke' on death certificates: Implications for improvement

Cheng, T. J., Chang, C. Y., Lin, C. Y., Ke, D. S., Lu, T. H. & Kawachi, I., 2012 Dec 1, In : Stroke. 43, 12, p. 3336-3342 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Death Certificates
Stroke
International Classification of Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Mortality
29 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of pesticide suicide on the geographic distribution of suicide in Taiwan: A spatial analysis

Chang, S. S., Lu, T. H., Sterne, J. A., Eddleston, M., Lin, J. J. & Gunnell, D., 2012 Apr 3, In : BMC Public Health. 12, 1, 260.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spatial Analysis
Taiwan
Pesticides
Suicide
Poisoning
8 Citations (Scopus)
Taiwan
Cause of Death
Mortality
2011
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
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
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
29 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence and mortality of treated primary sjögren's syndrome in Taiwan: A population-based study

Weng, M. Y., Huang, Y. T., Liu, M. F. & Lu, T. H., 2011 Apr 1, In : Journal of Rheumatology. 38, 4, p. 706-708 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Mortality
Catastrophic Illness
Incidence
Population
4 Citations (Scopus)

Offspring birth weight and risk of mortality from diabetes in mothers

Li, C-Y., Sung, F. C., Hsieh, P. C., Lee, M. D., Lu, T-H. & Chen, H. F., 2011 Sep 1, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 65, 9, p. 775-779 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth Weight
Mortality
Maternal Mortality
Gestational Age
Taiwan
3 Citations (Scopus)

Suicide method runs in families: A birth certificate cohort study of adolescent suicide in Taiwan

Lu, T. H., Chang, W. T., Lin, J. J. & Li, C. Y., 2011 Dec 1, In : Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. 41, 6, p. 685-690 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth Certificates
Taiwan
Suicide
Cohort Studies
Parents
7 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in solids/liquids poisoning suicide rates in Taiwan: A test of the substitution hypothesis

Lin, J. J. & Lu, T-H., 2011 Oct 3, In : BMC Public Health. 11, 712.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Poisoning
Suicide
Pesticides
Age Groups
2 Citations (Scopus)

Using the diamond model to prioritize 30 causes of death by considering both the level of and inequality in mortality

Lu, T-H., Huang, Y. T. & Chiang, T. L., 2011 Nov 1, In : Health Policy. 103, 1, p. 63-72 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diamond
Cause of Death
Mortality
Policy Making
Health
2010
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
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
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
19 Citations (Scopus)

Offspring birth weight and parental cardiovascular mortality

Li, C. Y., Chen, H. F., Sung, F. C., Chen, C. C., Lu, T. H., Yang, C. H. & Ko, M. C., 2010 Apr 7, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 39, 4, p. 1082-1090 9 p., dyq045.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth Weight
Cardiovascular Diseases
Fathers
Mothers
Confidence Intervals
28 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of cause-of-death reporting using ICD-10 drowning codes: A descriptive study of 69 countries

Lu, T. H., Lunetta, P. & Walker, S., 2010 Apr 15, In : BMC Medical Research Methodology. 10, 30.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

International Classification of Diseases
Cause of Death
Mortality
37 Citations (Scopus)

The leading methods of suicide in Taiwan, 2002-2008

Lin, J. J., Chang, S. S. & Lu, T. H., 2010 Aug 17, In : BMC Public Health. 10, 480.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Suicide
Charcoal
Age Groups
Pesticides
31 Citations (Scopus)
Death Certificates
Cause of Death
National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)
Cardiovascular Diseases
Mortality
8 Citations (Scopus)
cause of death
Psychiatry
Cause of Death
mortality
Mortality
11 Citations (Scopus)

Whether to report diabetes as the underlying cause-of-death? A survey of internists of different sub-specialties

Lu, T. H., Kwok, C. F. & Ho, L. T., 2010 Jul 23, In : BMC Endocrine Disorders. 10, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cause of Death
Cardiovascular Diseases
Hypertension
Physicians
Taiwan
2009
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
27 Citations (Scopus)

Suicide methods used by women in Korea, Sweden, Taiwan and the United States

Chen, Y. Y., Park, N. S. & Lu, T. H., 2009 Jun, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 108, 6, p. 452-459 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Korea
Taiwan
Sweden
Suicide
Poisoning
235 Citations (Scopus)

Was the economic crisis 1997-1998 responsible for rising suicide rates in East/Southeast Asia? A time-trend analysis for Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Thailand

Chang, S. S., Gunnell, D., Sterne, J. A. C., Lu, T. H. & Cheng, A. T. A., 2009 Apr 1, In : Social Science and Medicine. 68, 7, p. 1322-1331 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

suicide rate
Southeastern Asia
Republic of Korea
Far East
Singapore
2008
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
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
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
26 Citations (Scopus)

Low Birth Weight, Prematurity, and Paternal Social Status: Impact on the Basic Competence Test in Taiwanese Adolescents

Wang, W. L., Sung, Y. T., Sung, F. C., Lu, T. H., Kuo, S. C. & Li, C. Y., 2008 Sep 1, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 153, 3, p. 333-338 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Birth Weight Infant
Mental Competency
Birth Weight
Education
Mathematics
11 Citations (Scopus)
Coroners and Medical Examiners
Death Certificates
Taiwan
certification
mortality
70 Citations (Scopus)

Suicide mortality trends by sex, age and method in Taiwan, 1971-2005

Lin, J. J. & Lu, T-H., 2008 Mar 7, In : BMC Public Health. 8, 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Suicide
Mortality
Charcoal
Poisoning
2007
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
11 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of SARS on healthcare utilization by disease categories: Implications for delivery of healthcare services

Lu, T. H., Chou, Y. J. & Liou, C. S., 2007 Oct 1, In : Health Policy. 83, 2-3, p. 375-381 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delivery of Health Care
Ambulatory Care
Inpatients
Bronchitis
Gastroenteritis
21 Citations (Scopus)

Proportion of injury deaths with unspecified external cause codes: A comparison of Australia, Sweden, Taiwan and the US

Lu, T. H., Walker, S., Anderson, R. N., McKenzie, K., Bjorkenstam, C. & Hou, W. H., 2007 Aug 1, In : Injury Prevention. 13, 4, p. 276-281 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

International Classification of Diseases
Taiwan
Sweden
Wounds and Injuries
Death Certificates
12 Citations (Scopus)

Risks and causes of mortality among low-birthweight infants in childhood and adolescence

Lin, C. M., Chen, C. W., Chen, P. T., Lu, T. H. & Li, C. Y., 2007 Sep 1, In : Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology. 21, 5, p. 465-472 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cause of Death
Mortality
Taiwan
Registries
Survival Rate
2006
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
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
10 Citations (Scopus)
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Family Physicians
Prescriptions
Xanthine
Physicians
21 Citations (Scopus)

Mind your manners: Quality of manner of death certification among medical examiners and coroners in Taiwan

Lu, T. H., Sun, S. M., Huang, S. M. & Lin, J. J., 2006 Dec 1, In : American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology. 27, 4, p. 352-354 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coroners and Medical Examiners
Certification
Taiwan
Suicide
Death Certificates
8 Citations (Scopus)

Mothers tended to overreport categorical infant birth weight of their children

Li, C-Y., Wei, J. N., Lu, T-H., Chuang, L. M. & Sung, F. C., 2006 Dec 1, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 59, 12, p. 1319-1325 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth Weight
Mothers
Birth Certificates
Interviews
Taiwan
2005
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
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
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
14 Citations (Scopus)
Certification
Cause of Death
Tuberculosis
Death Certificates
Taiwan
13 Citations (Scopus)

Tuberculosis mortality trends in Taiwan: A resurgence of non-respiratory tuberculosis

Lu, T. H., Huang, R. M., Chang, T. D., Tsao, S. M. & Wu, T. C., 2005 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 9, 1, p. 105-110 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Tuberculosis
Mortality
Age Groups
Central Nervous System Tuberculosis