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Propranolol Suppresses the T-Helper Cell Depletion-Related Immune Dysfunction in Cirrhotic Mice.

Cells 2020 Mar 3;9(3). Epub 2020 Mar 3.

Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei 11217, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cells9030604DOI Listing
March 2020

Association between esophagogastric varices in hepatocellular carcinoma and poor prognosis after transarterial chemoembolization: A propensity score matching analysis.

J Formos Med Assoc 2020 Feb 19;119(2):610-620. Epub 2019 Sep 19.

Institute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medical Research, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfma.2019.09.003DOI Listing
February 2020

Antibiotic use in patients with acute cholecystitis after percutaneous cholecystostomy.

J Chin Med Assoc 2020 Feb;83(2):134-140

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JCMA.0000000000000244DOI Listing
February 2020

Aspirin is associated with low recurrent risk in hepatitis B virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma patients after curative resection.

J Formos Med Assoc 2020 Jan 16;119(1 Pt 2):218-229. Epub 2019 May 16.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfma.2019.04.018DOI Listing
January 2020

Lactobacillus plantarum PS128 Ameliorated Visceral Hypersensitivity in Rats Through the Gut-Brain Axis.

Probiotics Antimicrob Proteins 2019 Nov 5. Epub 2019 Nov 5.

Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, National Yang-Ming University, No. 155, Sec. 2, Linong St., Beitou Dist., Taipei, 11221, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12602-019-09595-wDOI Listing
November 2019

A new ALBI-based model to predict survival after transarterial chemoembolization for BCLC stage B hepatocellular carcinoma.

Liver Int 2019 Sep 30;39(9):1704-1712. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/liv.14194DOI Listing
September 2019

Human relaxin-2 attenuates hepatic steatosis and fibrosis in mice with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

Lab Invest 2019 Jul 27;99(8):1203-1216. Epub 2019 Mar 27.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/s41374-019-0240-y
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July 2019

Proton Pump Inhibitors and Risk of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis B or C.

Hepatology 2019 Mar 7;69(3):1151-1164. Epub 2019 Feb 7.

National Research Institute of Chinese Medicine, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/hep.30247
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March 2019

Dabigatran Reduces Liver Fibrosis in Thioacetamide-Injured Rats.

Dig Dis Sci 2019 01 4;64(1):102-112. Epub 2018 Oct 4.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, #201, Section 2, Shih-Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10620-018-5311-1
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January 2019

Albumin-bilirubin grade may determine the outcomes of patients with very early stage hepatocellular carcinoma after radiofrequency ablation therapy.

J Chin Med Assoc 2019 Jan;82(1):2-10

Institute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JCMA.0000000000000001DOI Listing
January 2019

Risk of renal events during tenofovir disoproxil fumarate and entecavir antiviral prophylaxis in HBsAg-positive cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy.

J Viral Hepat 2018 12 19;25(12):1599-1607. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/jvh.12984
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December 2018

Use of prokinetic agents or antibiotics is associated with the occurrence of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in cirrhotic patients.

J Chin Med Assoc 2018 Nov 13;81(11):935-941. Epub 2018 Jul 13.

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC; Department of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcma.2018.01.013DOI Listing
November 2018

Combination of albumin-bilirubin grade and platelets to predict a compensated patient with hepatocellular carcinoma who does not require endoscopic screening for esophageal varices.

Gastrointest Endosc 2018 08 6;88(2):230-239.e2. Epub 2018 Jan 6.

Institute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Translational Research, Department of Medical Research, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2017.12.023DOI Listing
August 2018

Beneficial Effects of the Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor α/γ Agonist Aleglitazar on Progressive Hepatic and Splanchnic Abnormalities in Cirrhotic Rats with Portal Hypertension.

Am J Pathol 2018 07 19;188(7):1608-1624. Epub 2018 Jun 19.

Department of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei City, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Taipei Veteran General Hospital, Taipei City, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajpath.2018.03.018DOI Listing
July 2018

Impact of etiological treatment on prognosis.

Hepatol Int 2018 Feb 12;12(Suppl 1):56-67. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Sec. 2, Shih-Pai Road, Taipei, 11217, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12072-017-9807-0DOI Listing
February 2018

Validation of the albumin-bilirubin grade-based integrated model as a predictor for sorafenib-failed hepatocellular carcinoma.

Liver Int 2018 02 9;38(2):321-330. Epub 2017 Aug 9.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/liv.13527DOI Listing
February 2018

Serum pentraxin-3 and tumor necrosis factor-like weak inducer of apoptosis (TWEAK) predict severity of infections in acute decompensated cirrhotic patients.

J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2017 Dec 18;50(6):905-914. Epub 2016 Jan 18.

Department of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmii.2015.12.006DOI Listing
December 2017

The beneficial effects of curcumin in cirrhotic rats with portal hypertension.

Biosci Rep 2017 Dec 15;37(6). Epub 2017 Dec 15.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1042/BSR20171015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6435472PMC
December 2017

Acute kidney injury predicts mortality in cirrhotic patients with gastric variceal bleeding.

J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 Nov;32(11):1859-1866

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgh.13777DOI Listing
November 2017

Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Nomograms Based on the Albumin-Bilirubin Grade to Assess the Outcomes of Radiofrequency Ablation.

Radiology 2017 11 30;285(2):670-680. Epub 2017 May 30.

From the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine (W.Y.K., C.W.S., K.C.F., T.I.H., Y.H.H., M.C.H., H.C.L.), Division of Gastrointestinal Radiology, Department of Radiology (Y.Y.C., N.C.C., C.A.L.), Endoscopy Center for Diagnosis and Treatment (M.C.H.), and Division of Translational Research, Department of Medical Research (J.C.W.), Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Shih-Pai Road, Sec. 2, Taipei 11217, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine (W.Y.K., C.W.S., Y.Y.C., N.C.C., C.A.L., M.C.H., H.C.L.), Institute of Pharmacology (T.I.H.), and Institute of Clinical Medicine (Y.H.H., J.C.W.), School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (W.Y.K., C.C.C.); and Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine (W.Y.K., C.C.C.), and Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine , School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan (W.Y.K.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2017162382DOI Listing
November 2017

The effects of pioglitazone in cirrhotic rats with hepatopulmonary syndrome.

J Chin Med Assoc 2017 Nov 29;80(11):683-689. Epub 2017 Sep 29.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcma.2017.08.010DOI Listing
November 2017

Decoy receptor 3 analogous supplement protects steatotic rat liver from ischemia-reperfusion injury.

J Chin Med Assoc 2017 Jul 17;80(7):391-400. Epub 2017 Mar 17.

Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Chiayi Branch, Taichung Veteran General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan, ROC; Department of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcma.2016.11.008DOI Listing
July 2017

Metallic Stent Expansion Rate at Day One Predicts Stent Patency in Patients with Gastric Outlet Obstruction.

Dig Dis Sci 2017 05 17;62(5):1286-1294. Epub 2017 Mar 17.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10620-017-4534-xDOI Listing
May 2017

The telomere-binding protein TRF2 is required for metronomic therapeutic effects of gemcitabine and capecitabine.

Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Basis Dis 2017 04 11;1863(4):917-928. Epub 2017 Jan 11.

Department of Medicine Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbadis.2017.01.008DOI Listing
April 2017

Higher platelet counts are associated with metabolic syndrome independent of fatty liver diagnosis.

J Chin Med Assoc 2017 Mar 27;80(3):125-132. Epub 2016 Sep 27.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcma.2016.07.003DOI Listing
March 2017

The impact of esophagogastric varices on the prognosis of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.

Sci Rep 2017 02 17;7:42577. Epub 2017 Feb 17.

Institute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep42577DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5314332PMC
February 2017

Scientific publications in gastroenterology and hepatology in Taiwan: An analysis of Web of Science from 1993 to 2013.

J Chin Med Assoc 2017 Feb 27;80(2):80-85. Epub 2016 Oct 27.

Department of Family Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC; Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcma.2016.06.006DOI Listing
February 2017

Proton Pump Inhibitors Increase Risk for Hepatic Encephalopathy in Patients With Cirrhosis in A Population Study.

Gastroenterology 2017 01 14;152(1):134-141. Epub 2016 Sep 14.

Institute of Brain Science, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2016.09.007DOI Listing
January 2017

Homocysteine deteriorates intrahepatic derangement and portal-systemic collaterals in cirrhotic rats.

Clin Sci (Lond) 2017 01 1;131(1):69-86. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1042/CS20160470DOI Listing
January 2017

Fatty Liver Index and Lipid Accumulation Product Can Predict Metabolic Syndrome in Subjects without Fatty Liver Disease.

Gastroenterol Res Pract 2017 17;2017:9279836. Epub 2017 Jan 17.

Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/9279836DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5282434PMC
January 2017

Superoxide Dismutase 2 Genetic Variation as a Susceptibility Risk Factor for Alcoholic Cirrhosis.

Alcohol Alcohol 2016 Nov 11;51(6):633-637. Epub 2016 Feb 11.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agw004DOI Listing
November 2016

Nomogram of the Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer system for individual prognostic prediction in hepatocellular carcinoma.

Liver Int 2016 10 4;36(10):1498-506. Epub 2016 Apr 4.

Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/liv.13114DOI Listing
October 2016

Clopidogrel inhibits angiogenesis of gastric ulcer healing via downregulation of vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2.

J Formos Med Assoc 2016 Sep 24;115(9):764-72. Epub 2015 Aug 24.

Department of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfma.2015.07.022DOI Listing
September 2016

Statin-induced liver injury in an area endemic for hepatitis B virus infection: risk factors and outcome analysis.

Br J Clin Pharmacol 2016 09 17;82(3):823-30. Epub 2016 Jun 17.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bcp.13009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5338125PMC
September 2016

Helicobacter pylori-induced chronic inflammation causes telomere shortening of gastric mucosa by promoting PARP-1-mediated non-homologous end joining of DNA.

Arch Biochem Biophys 2016 09 19;606:90-8. Epub 2016 Jul 19.

Department of Medicine Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.abb.2016.07.014DOI Listing
September 2016

Proposal and validation of a new model to estimate survival for hepatocellular carcinoma patients.

Eur J Cancer 2016 08 31;63:25-33. Epub 2016 May 31.

Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Pharmacology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2016.04.023DOI Listing
August 2016

Active Treatments Prolong the Survival in Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Performance Status 3 or 4: A Propensity Score Analysis.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2015 Nov-Dec;49(10):878-84

Departments of †Medicine ‡Surgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan *Faculty of Medicine §Institute of Clinical Medicine #Institute of Pharmacology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine ∥Queen of Angels Hospice, Arcadia, CA ¶Department of Pathology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000000300DOI Listing
July 2016

Chronic hepatitis B infection and risk of antituberculosis drug-induced liver injury: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Chin Med Assoc 2016 Jul 28;79(7):368-74. Epub 2016 Mar 28.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcma.2015.12.006DOI Listing
July 2016

Analysis of baseline hepatitis B virus DNA levels in chronic hepatitis B patients with non-hematological malignancies prior to the initiation of cancer chemotherapy.

Mol Clin Oncol 2016 Jul 14;5(1):165-170. Epub 2016 Apr 14.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 11217, Taiwan, R.O.C.; National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei 11217, Taiwan, R.O.C.

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https://www.spandidos-publications.com/10.3892/mco.2016.857
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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4906690PMC
July 2016

Predictors of response to pegylated interferon in chronic hepatitis B: a real-world hospital-based analysis.

Sci Rep 2016 07 12;6:29605. Epub 2016 Jul 12.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep29605DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4941731PMC
July 2016

Endothelin receptor blockers reduce shunting and angiogenesis in cirrhotic rats.

Eur J Clin Invest 2016 Jun;46(6):572-80

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eci.12636DOI Listing
June 2016

Detecting minimal hepatic encephalopathy in an endemic country for hepatitis B: the role of psychometrics and serum IL-6.

PLoS One 2015 3;10(6):e0128437. Epub 2015 Jun 3.

Institute of Brain Science, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4454579PMC
May 2016

2'-Hydroxyflavanone ameliorates mesenteric angiogenesis and portal-systemic collaterals in rats with liver fibrosis.

J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 May;31(5):1045-51

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgh.13197DOI Listing
May 2016

Akt phosphorylates myc-associated zinc finger protein (MAZ), releases P-MAZ from the p53 promoter, and activates p53 transcription.

Cancer Lett 2016 May 20;375(1):9-19. Epub 2016 Feb 20.

School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canlet.2016.02.023DOI Listing
May 2016

Oncogenic circuit constituted by Ser31-HBx and Akt increases risks of chronic hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma.

Biochim Biophys Acta 2016 04 12;1862(4):837-849. Epub 2016 Jan 12.

School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbadis.2015.12.020DOI Listing
April 2016

Prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma: Assessment of eleven staging systems.

J Hepatol 2016 Mar 11;64(3):601-8. Epub 2015 Nov 11.

Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Pharmacology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2015.10.029DOI Listing
March 2016

N-Acetyltransferase 2 (NAT2) genetic variation and the susceptibility to noncardiac gastric adenocarcinoma in Taiwan.

J Chin Med Assoc 2016 Mar 24;79(3):105-10. Epub 2015 Nov 24.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC; National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcma.2015.08.011DOI Listing
March 2016

External validation of fatty liver index for identifying ultrasonographic fatty liver in a large-scale cross-sectional study in Taiwan.

PLoS One 2015 17;10(3):e0120443. Epub 2015 Mar 17.

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4363626PMC
February 2016

Peripheral injection of pancreatic polypeptide enhances colonic transit without eliciting anxiety or altering colonic secretion in rats.

Neuropeptides 2016 Feb 22;55:67-71. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.npep.2015.10.002DOI Listing
February 2016

The ability of 17 β-estradiol to attenuate intrahepatic vasoconstriction to endothelin-1 in female rats is lost in cirrhosis.

Ann Hepatol 2015 May-Jun;14(3):404-13

Faculty of Medicine. National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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January 2016

The Beneficial Effects of P2X7 Antagonism in Rats with Bile Duct Ligation-induced Cirrhosis.

PLoS One 2015 1;10(5):e0124654. Epub 2015 May 1.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4416718PMC
January 2016

Aliskiren Reduces Hepatic steatosis and Epididymal Fat Mass and Increases Skeletal Muscle Insulin Sensitivity in High-Fat Diet-Fed Mice.

Sci Rep 2016 Jan 6;6:18899. Epub 2016 Jan 6.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep18899DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4702081PMC
January 2016

Using serum α-fetoprotein for prognostic prediction in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: what is the most optimal cutoff?

PLoS One 2015 4;10(3):e0118825. Epub 2015 Mar 4.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Pharmacology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4349891PMC
December 2015

Allo-transplantation of mesenchymal stem cells attenuates hepatic injury through IL1Ra dependent macrophage switch in a mouse model of liver disease.

J Hepatol 2015 Dec 11;63(6):1405-12. Epub 2015 Aug 11.

Stem Cell Laboratory, Department of Medical Research, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Integrative Stem Cell Center, Chinese Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan; Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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December 2015

P2X7 Receptor Mediates Spinal Microglia Activation of Visceral Hyperalgesia in a Rat Model of Chronic Pancreatitis.

Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol 2015 Nov 22;1(6):710-720.e5. Epub 2015 Jul 22.

Institute of Brain Science School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan.

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November 2015

Clinical Outcomes and Complications of Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Superficial Gastric Neoplasms in the Elderly.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Nov;94(44):e1964

From the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine (T-CY, M-CH, H-CL, F-YL); Endoscopy Center for Diagnosis and Treatment, Taipei Veterans General Hospital (M-CH, P-HC, I-FH); School of Medicine (T-CY, M-CH, P-HC, I-FH, M-YT, H-CL, F-YL); Aging and Health Research Center, National Yang-Ming University (L-KC); Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (L-KC); Department of Anesthesiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei (M-YT); and Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taoyuan Branch, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan (T-CY).

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November 2015

Use of SSRI, But Not SNRI, Increased Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study in Taiwan.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Nov;94(46):e2022

From the Department of Medicine (Y-LC, X-HL, J-CL, Y-LP, M-CH, H-CL, F-YL); Institute of Public Health and Department of Public Health, National Yang-Ming University, School of Medicine (H-YH); Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine (Y-LC, X-HL, J-CL, Y-LP, H-CL, F-YL); Endoscopic Center for Diagnosis and Therapy (M-CH); Healthcare and Management Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei (M-CH); Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei City (H-YH); and Department of Medicine, Taipei Municipal Gan-Dau Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (Y-LC).

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November 2015

The Effectiveness of ART Score in Selecting Patients for Transarterial Chemoembolization Retreatment: A Cohort Study in Taiwan.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Nov;94(47):e1659

From the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital (C-LT, Y-HH, C-WS, I-CL, C-PL, H-CL); Department of Radiology (W-JL, H-ST, R-CL); Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine (C-JH); and Department of Oncology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang-Ming University, School of Medicine, Taiwan (YC).

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November 2015

Anti-hepatitis C virus seropositivity is not associated with metabolic syndrome irrespective of age, gender and fibrosis.

Ann Hepatol 2015 Mar-Apr;14(2):181-9

Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan.

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October 2015

The Impact of Spironolactone on the Severity of Portal-Systemic Collaterals and Hepatic Encephalopathy in Cirrhotic Rats.

J Pharmacol Exp Ther 2015 Oct 10;355(1):117-24. Epub 2015 Aug 10.

Faculty of Medicine (S.-J.H., S.-S.W., F.-Y.L., H.-C.H., C.-C.C., I-F.H., H.-C.L., S.-D.L.) and Institute of Pharmacology (S.-J.H., T.-I.H., I-F.H., H.-L.H.), School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University; Division of Gastroenterology (S.-J.H., T.-I.H., F.-Y.L., H.-C.H., H.-L.H., H.-C.L.) and General Medicine, Department of Medicine (C.-C.C.), Endoscopy Center for Diagnosis and Treatment (I-F.H.), and Department of Medical Affairs and Planning (S.-S.W.), Taipei Veterans General Hospital; and Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Cheng Hsin General Hospital (S.-D.L.), Taipei, Taiwan.

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October 2015

Hong Kong Liver Cancer Staging System Is Associated With Better Performance for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Special Emphasis on Viral Etiology.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Oct;94(41):e1772

From the Department of Medicine (PHL, YHL, CWS, YHH, HCL, TIH); Department of Surgery (CYH); Department of Radiology (YYC), Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine (PHL, CYH, YHL, CWS, CYH, YYC, HCL); Institute of Clinical Medicine (YHH); Institute of Pharmacology (TIH), National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada (CYH).

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October 2015

When to Perform Surgical Resection or Radiofrequency Ablation for Early Hepatocellular Carcinoma?: A Nomogram-guided Treatment Strategy.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Oct;94(43):e1808

From the Department of Medicine (P-HL, Y-HL, Y-HH, C-WS, H-CL, T-IH); Department of Surgery (C-YH); Department of Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan (Y-YC); Faculty of Medicine (P-HL, Chia-Yang Hsu, Y-HL, Cheng-Yuan Hsia, C-WS, Y-YC, H-CL, T-IH); Institute of Clinical Medicine (Y-HH); Institute of Pharmacology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan (T-IH); and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV (C-YH).

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October 2015

Prognosis of Early-Stage Hepatocellular Carcinoma: The Clinical Implications of Substages of Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer System Based on a Cohort of 1265 Patients.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Oct;94(43):e1929

From the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (W-YK, C-PL, C-WS, T-IH, Y-HH, H-CL); Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan (W-YK, YC, C-PL, C-WS, H-CL); Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, 252, WuHsing St., Taipei 11031, Taiwan (W-YK, C-CC); Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology ,Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, 250, WuHsing St., Taipei 11031, Taiwan (W-YK, C-CC); Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan (W-YK, Y-JC); Division of Chemo-radiotherapy, Department of Oncology Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Pharmacology (YC); Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan (T-IH); Institute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan (Y-HH, J-CW); Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan (YJC); Translational Research Laboratory, Cancer Center, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (YJC); Cancer Center, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan (Y-JC); and Division of Translational Research, Department of Medical Research, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (J-CW).

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October 2015

Rosuvastatin improves hepatopulmonary syndrome through inhibition of inflammatory angiogenesis of lung.

Clin Sci (Lond) 2015 Sep 5;129(6):449-60. Epub 2015 May 5.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei 112, Taiwan Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 112, Taiwan

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September 2015

Alteration of intrahepatic microcirculation in cirrhotic livers.

J Chin Med Assoc 2015 Aug;78(8):430-7

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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August 2015

Durability of Nucleos(t)ide Analogues Treatment in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis B.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Aug;94(32):e1341

From the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital (I-CL, C-WS, H-CH, K-CL, Y-SH, C-LP, H-CL, Y-HH); Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine (I-CL, C-WS, H-CH, K-CL); Division of Gastroenterology, Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital (C-KS, H-CC, Y-HL, C-SC, Y-ML); Health Care Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital (Y-JW); and Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan (I-CL, C-WS, K-CL, Y-HH).

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August 2015

Early Percutaneous Cholecystostomy in Severe Acute Cholecystitis Reduces the Complication Rate and Duration of Hospital Stay.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Jul;94(27):e1096

From the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei (CK Chou, KCL, CCC, CLP, HCL); Department of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine (CK Chou, KCL, CCC, CLP, HCL); Division of Gastroenterol- ogy, Department of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University Hospital, Ilan (CK Chou); Department of Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital (CK Chen); and Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (WLF).

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July 2015

Self-Expandable Metallic Stent Placement in Malignant Gastric Outlet Obstruction: A Comparison Between 2 Brands of Stents.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Jul;94(29):e1208

From the Division of Gastroenterology (B-WY, K-CL, Y-CH, C-PL, YC, M-CH, H-CL), Department of Medicine; Cancer Center (YC); Endoscopic Diagnosis and Therapeutic Center (M-CH), Taipei Veterans General Hospital; and Department of Medicine (B-WY, K-CL, Y-CH, C-PL, YC, M-CH, H-CL), National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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July 2015

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients With Performance Status 1 Deserve New Classification and Treatment Algorithm in the BCLC System.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Jul;94(29):e1223

From the Faculty of Medicine (C-YH, P-HL, Y-HL, C-YH, Y-YC, H-CL, T-IH); Institute of Clinical Medicine (Y-HH); Institute of Pharmacology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine (T-IH); Department of Medicine (P-HL, Y-HL, Y-HH, H-CL, T-IH), Department of Surgery (C-YH), Department of Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (Y-YC), and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV (C-YH).

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July 2015

Caffeine ameliorates hemodynamic derangements and portosystemic collaterals in cirrhotic rats.

Hepatology 2015 May 23;61(5):1672-84. Epub 2015 Mar 23.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Pharmacology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; National Yang-Ming University Hospital, Yilan, Taiwan.

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May 2015

Determinants of survival after sorafenib failure in patients with BCLC-C hepatocellular carcinoma in real-world practice.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Apr;94(14):e688

From the Division of Gastroenterology (I-CL, T-IH, C-PL, C-WS, H-CL, F-YL, Y-HH), Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital; Institute of Clinical Medicine (I-CL, Y-HH), National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine; Department of Nursing (Y-TC), Taipei Veterans General Hospital; Cancer Center (YC), Taipei Veterans General Hospital; and Institute of Pharmacology (T-IH), National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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April 2015

Surgical resection versus transarterial chemoembolization for BCLC stage C hepatocellular carcinoma.

J Surg Oncol 2015 Mar 2;111(4):404-9. Epub 2015 Feb 2.

Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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March 2015