Publications by authors named "Wen-Chi Chou"

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Prognostic significance of dynamic changes in lymphocyte-to-monocyte ratio in patients with head and neck cancer treated with radiotherapy: results from a large cohort study.

Radiother Oncol 2020 Sep 14. Epub 2020 Sep 14.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan; School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan; Department of Radiation Oncology, Fangliao General Hospital, PingTung Hsien, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2020.09.012DOI Listing
September 2020

Predicting Postoperative Events in Patients With Gastric Cancer: A Comparison of Five Nutrition Assessment Tools.

In Vivo 2020 Sep-Oct;34(5):2803-2809

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, R.O.C.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21873/invivo.12106DOI Listing
May 2020

Family Caregivers' Emotional Preparedness for Death Is Distinct from Their Cognitive Prognostic Awareness for Cancer Patients.

J Palliat Med 2020 Aug 13. Epub 2020 Aug 13.

Department of International Business, Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2020.0264DOI Listing
August 2020

Impact of Metformin Use on Survival in Patients with Gastric Cancer and Diabetes Mellitus Following Gastrectomy.

Cancers (Basel) 2020 Jul 23;12(8). Epub 2020 Jul 23.

Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan 33305, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers12082013DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7465508PMC
July 2020

Body Mass Index-Adjusted Body Weight Loss Grading Predicts Overall Survival in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients.

Nutr Cancer 2020 Jul 15:1-8. Epub 2020 Jul 15.

Division of Hemato-oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung and Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01635581.2020.1792950DOI Listing
July 2020

Quality Assessments of End-of-Life Care by Medical Record Review for Patients Dying in Intensive Care Units in Taiwan.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2020 Jul 7. Epub 2020 Jul 7.

School of Nursing, Medical College, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, R.O.C; Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, R.O.C; Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, R.O.C. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2020.07.002DOI Listing
July 2020

Development and validation of a prognostic model incorporating [F]FDG PET/CT radiomics for patients with minor salivary gland carcinoma.

EJNMMI Res 2020 Jul 6;10(1):74. Epub 2020 Jul 6.

Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13550-020-00631-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7338312PMC
July 2020

Distinctiveness of prolonged-grief-disorder- and depressive-symptom trajectories in the first 2 years of bereavement for family caregivers of terminally ill cancer patients.

Psychooncology 2020 Jun 15:e5441. Epub 2020 Jun 15.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.5441DOI Listing
June 2020

Application of comprehensive geriatric assessment in predicting early mortality among elder patients with B-cell lymphoma receiving immunochemotherapy.

Eur J Haematol 2020 May 30. Epub 2020 May 30.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ejh.13457DOI Listing
May 2020

Prognostic and predictive factors for Taiwanese patients with advanced biliary tract cancer undergoing frontline chemotherapy with gemcitabine and cisplatin: a real-world experience.

BMC Cancer 2020 May 14;20(1):422. Epub 2020 May 14.

Division of Haematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 5, Fu-Hsing Street, Kwei-Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-020-06914-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7227306PMC
May 2020

Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Emotional Preparedness for Death Is Distinct From Their Accurate Prognostic Awareness.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2020 Apr 30. Epub 2020 Apr 30.

Department of International Business, Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2020.04.021DOI Listing
April 2020

Postdiagnostic metformin use and survival of patients with colorectal cancer: A Nationwide cohort study.

Int J Cancer 2020 Oct 8;147(7):1904-1916. Epub 2020 Apr 8.

Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.32989DOI Listing
October 2020

An Individualized, Interactive, and Advance Care Planning Intervention Promotes Transitions in Prognostic Awareness States Among Terminally Ill Cancer Patients in Their Last Six Months-A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2020 Jul 20;60(1):60-69.e6. Epub 2020 Feb 20.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, Republic of China; College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, Republic of China; School of Nursing, Medical College, Chang Gung University, Kwei-Shan, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, Republic of China; Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Republic of China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2020.01.012DOI Listing
July 2020

Clinical Significance of Vulnerability Assessment in Patients with Primary Head and Neck Cancer Undergoing Definitive Concurrent Chemoradiation Therapy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 Jan 25. Epub 2020 Jan 25.

Department of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyaun, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2020.01.004DOI Listing
January 2020

Baseline circulating stem-like cells predict survival in patients with metastatic breast Cancer.

BMC Cancer 2019 Dec 2;19(1):1167. Epub 2019 Dec 2.

Circulating Tumour Cell Lab, Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-019-6370-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6889331PMC
December 2019

Clinical Outcomes of Patients With Unresectable Cholangiocarcinoma Treated With Proton Beam Therapy.

Am J Clin Oncol 2020 03;43(3):180-186

Department of Radiation Oncology, Proton and Radiation Therapy Center, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000646DOI Listing
March 2020

External validation of the Besançon nomogram in Asian patients with advanced pancreatic cancer receiving second-line chemotherapy: A multi-institute experience in Taiwan.

Pancreatology 2020 Jan 4;20(1):116-124. Epub 2019 Nov 4.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pan.2019.11.001DOI Listing
January 2020

Development and validation of a prognostic nomogram to predict survival in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer receiving second-line palliative chemotherapy.

J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2019 Nov 11. Epub 2019 Nov 11.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgh.14926DOI Listing
November 2019

Associations of preloss and postloss factors with severe depressive symptoms and quality of life over the first 2 years of bereavement for family caregivers of terminally ill cancer patients.

Psychooncology 2019 11 30;28(11):2157-2165. Epub 2019 Aug 30.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taiwan, ROC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.5201DOI Listing
November 2019

Validation and application of a prognostic model for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer receiving palliative chemotherapy.

Cancer Med 2019 Sep 6;8(12):5554-5563. Epub 2019 Aug 6.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cam4.2483DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6745849PMC
September 2019

Accurate prognostic awareness and preference states influence the concordance between terminally ill cancer patients' states of preferred and received life-sustaining treatments in the last 6 months of life.

Palliat Med 2019 09 12;33(8):1069-1079. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

2 Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269216319853488DOI Listing
September 2019

rSeqTU-A Machine-Learning Based R Package for Prediction of Bacterial Transcription Units.

Front Genet 2019 15;10:374. Epub 2019 May 15.

Infectious Disease and Microbiome Program, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fgene.2019.00374DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6529933PMC
May 2019

Prognostic significance of pretreatment neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in older patients with metastatic cancer.

J Geriatr Oncol 2019 09 10;10(5):757-762. Epub 2019 May 10.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jgo.2019.04.015DOI Listing
September 2019

Clinical Significance of Serum Glutamine Level in Patients with Colorectal Cancer.

Nutrients 2019 Apr 21;11(4). Epub 2019 Apr 21.

Division of Hemato-oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung and Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Keelung 204, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu11040898DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6521237PMC
April 2019

Extent and Determinants of Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Concordance Between Preferred and Received Life-Sustaining Treatment States: An Advance Care Planning Randomized Trial in Taiwan.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2019 07 18;58(1):1-10.e10. Epub 2019 Apr 18.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan; School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan; Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.04.010DOI Listing
July 2019

Preloss Psychosocial Resources Predict Depressive Symptom Trajectories Among Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Caregivers in Their First Two Years of Bereavement.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2019 07 16;58(1):29-38.e2. Epub 2019 Apr 16.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan; Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan; School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.04.003DOI Listing
July 2019

Advance Care Planning Improves Psychological Symptoms But Not Quality of Life and Preferred End-of-Life Care of Patients With Cancer.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2019 04;17(4):311-320

gCollege of Nursing, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Science, Taipei, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2018.7106DOI Listing
April 2019

Evolution of the chemotherapeutic landscape and survival outcome in patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer: a four-institute cohort study in Taiwan, 2010-2016.

Cancer Manag Res 2019 14;11:2119-2127. Epub 2019 Mar 14.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Keelung, Keelung, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/CMAR.S196300DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6421872PMC
March 2019

Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Distinct Symptom-Functional Patterns/States Are Differentially Associated with Their Accurate Prognostic Awareness in the Last Six Months of Life.

J Palliat Med 2019 07 19;22(7):782-789. Epub 2019 Mar 19.

1 Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0538DOI Listing
July 2019

Eye fixation-related fronto-parietal neural network correlates of memory retrieval.

Int J Psychophysiol 2019 04 25;138:57-70. Epub 2019 Feb 25.

Institute for Neural Computation, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S01678760183103
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2019.02.008DOI Listing
April 2019

Predictors of Radiation-Induced Liver Disease in Eastern and Western Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma Undergoing Proton Beam Therapy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 09 21;105(1):73-86. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan, China; Department of Institute for Radiological Research, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.02.032DOI Listing
September 2019

Disentangling the genetics of lean mass.

Authors:
David Karasik M Carola Zillikens Yi-Hsiang Hsu Ali Aghdassi Kristina Akesson Najaf Amin Inês Barroso David A Bennett Lars Bertram Murielle Bochud Ingrid B Borecki Linda Broer Aron S Buchman Liisa Byberg Harry Campbell Natalia Campos-Obando Jane A Cauley Peggy M Cawthon John C Chambers Zhao Chen Nam H Cho Hyung Jin Choi Wen-Chi Chou Steven R Cummings Lisette C P G M de Groot Phillip L De Jager Ilja Demuth Luda Diatchenko Michael J Econs Gudny Eiriksdottir Anke W Enneman Joel Eriksson Johan G Eriksson Karol Estrada Daniel S Evans Mary F Feitosa Mao Fu Christian Gieger Harald Grallert Vilmundur Gudnason Launer J Lenore Caroline Hayward Albert Hofman Georg Homuth Kim M Huffman Lise B Husted Thomas Illig Erik Ingelsson Till Ittermann John-Olov Jansson Toby Johnson Reiner Biffar Joanne M Jordan Antti Jula Magnus Karlsson Kay-Tee Khaw Tuomas O Kilpeläinen Norman Klopp Jacqueline S L Kloth Daniel L Koller Jaspal S Kooner William E Kraus Stephen Kritchevsky Zoltán Kutalik Teemu Kuulasmaa Johanna Kuusisto Markku Laakso Jari Lahti Thomas Lang Bente L Langdahl Markus M Lerch Joshua R Lewis Christina Lill Lars Lind Cecilia Lindgren Yongmei Liu Gregory Livshits Östen Ljunggren Ruth J F Loos Mattias Lorentzon Jian'an Luan Robert N Luben Ida Malkin Fiona E McGuigan Carolina Medina-Gomez Thomas Meitinger Håkan Melhus Dan Mellström Karl Michaëlsson Braxton D Mitchell Andrew P Morris Leif Mosekilde Maria Nethander Anne B Newman Jeffery R O'Connell Ben A Oostra Eric S Orwoll Aarno Palotie Munro Peacock Markus Perola Annette Peters Richard L Prince Bruce M Psaty Katri Räikkönen Stuart H Ralston Samuli Ripatti Fernando Rivadeneira John A Robbins Jerome I Rotter Igor Rudan Veikko Salomaa Suzanne Satterfield Sabine Schipf Chan Soo Shin Albert V Smith Shad B Smith Nicole Soranzo Timothy D Spector Alena Stancáková Kari Stefansson Elisabeth Steinhagen-Thiessen Lisette Stolk Elizabeth A Streeten Unnur Styrkarsdottir Karin M A Swart Patricia Thompson Cynthia A Thomson Gudmar Thorleifsson Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Emmi Tikkanen Gregory J Tranah André G Uitterlinden Cornelia M van Duijn Natasja M van Schoor Liesbeth Vandenput Peter Vollenweider Henry Völzke Jean Wactawski-Wende Mark Walker Nicholas J Wareham Dawn Waterworth Michael N Weedon H-Erich Wichmann Elisabeth Widen Frances M K Williams James F Wilson Nicole C Wright Laura M Yerges-Armstrong Lei Yu Weihua Zhang Jing Hua Zhao Yanhua Zhou Carrie M Nielson Tamara B Harris Serkalem Demissie Douglas P Kiel Claes Ohlsson

Am J Clin Nutr 2019 02;109(2):276-287

Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqy272DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6500901PMC
February 2019

Prognostic Factors for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer Treated with Gemcitabine Plus S-1: Retrospective Analysis and Development of a Prognostic Model.

Cancers (Basel) 2019 Jan 9;11(1). Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers11010057DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6356456PMC
January 2019

Venous Thromboembolism in Asian Patients with Pancreatic Cancer Following Palliative Chemotherapy: Low Incidence but a Negative Prognosticator for Those with Early Onset.

Cancers (Basel) 2018 Dec 10;10(12). Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Departments of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyaun 333, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers10120501DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6315992PMC
December 2018

A Phase II study of S-1 plus oral leucovorin in heavily treated metastatic colorectal cancer patients.

Cancer Manag Res 2018 21;10:6061-6070. Epub 2018 Nov 21.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Guishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/CMAR.S179345DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6252780PMC
November 2018

Factors Predisposing Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Preferences for Distinct Patterns/States of Life-Sustaining Treatments Over Their Last Six Months.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2019 02 15;57(2):190-198.e2. Epub 2018 Nov 15.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, R.O.C; Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, R.O.C. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2018.11.008DOI Listing
February 2019

Incidence, Risk Factors, and Outcomes of Arterial Thromboembolism in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer Following Palliative Chemotherapy.

Cancers (Basel) 2018 Nov 12;10(11). Epub 2018 Nov 12.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan.

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http://www.mdpi.com/2072-6694/10/11/432
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers10110432DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6267556PMC
November 2018

Changes in and modifiable patient- and family caregiver-related factors associated with cancer patients' high self-perceived burden to others at the end of life: A longitudinal study.

Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 2018 Nov 1;27(6):e12942. Epub 2018 Oct 1.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ecc.12942DOI Listing
November 2018

Prognostic nutritional index relevance in chemoradiotherapy for advanced oral cavity, oropharyngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2018;27(5):996-1001

Division of Hemato-oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung and Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.6133/apjcn.032018.04DOI Listing
September 2019

Family Caregivers' Subjective Caregiving Burden, Quality of Life, and Depressive Symptoms Are Associated With Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Distinct Patterns of Conjoint Symptom Distress and Functional Impairment in Their Last Six Months of Life.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2019 01 27;57(1):64-72. Epub 2018 Sep 27.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taiwan, ROC; Chang Gung University, School of Nursing, Taiwan, ROC; Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2018.09.009DOI Listing
January 2019

Factors related to patient propensity to receive adjuvant chemotherapy and outcomes in stage III gastric cancer cases after D2 surgery.

Asian J Surg 2019 May 22;42(5):604-612. Epub 2018 Sep 22.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asjsur.2018.08.001DOI Listing
May 2019

Evolution and Predictors of Patient-Caregiver Concordance on States of Life-Sustaining Treatment Preferences over Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Last Six Months of Life.

J Palliat Med 2019 01 20;22(1):25-33. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

2 Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou , Taoyuan City, Taiwan .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0307DOI Listing
January 2019

Erratum to factors associated with the prognosis and long-term survival of patients with metastatic lung adenocarcinoma: a retrospective analysis.

J Thorac Dis 2018 07;10(7):E604

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan.

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http://jtd.amegroups.com/article/view/22245/17522
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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2018.06.47DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6106025PMC
July 2018

Risk Stratification of Upper Urinary Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Patients for Survival Prediction: A Simple Summation Scoring Method.

J Cancer 2018 6;9(13):2284-2294. Epub 2018 Jun 6.

Department of Medical Imaging and Intervention, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7150/jca.24815DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6036706PMC
June 2018

Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Concordance Between Preferred Life-Sustaining Treatment States in Their Last Six Months of Life and Received Life-Sustaining Treatment States in Their Last Month: An Observational Study.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2018 10 17;56(4):509-518.e3. Epub 2018 Jul 17.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2018.07.003DOI Listing
October 2018

Hand-foot skin reaction predicts treatment outcome of pazopanib in patients with metastatic soft tissue sarcoma: A multicenter study in the Asian population.

Asia Pac J Clin Oncol 2018 Aug 13;14(4):353-360. Epub 2018 Jun 13.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajco.13029DOI Listing
August 2018

Factors associated with the prognosis and long-term survival of patients with metastatic lung adenocarcinoma: a retrospective analysis.

J Thorac Dis 2018 Apr;10(4):2070-2078

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2018.03.143DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5949479PMC
April 2018

Quality of life and psychological distress are differentially associated with distinct symptom-functional states in terminally ill cancer patients' last year of life.

Psychooncology 2018 09 29;27(9):2111-2118. Epub 2018 Jun 29.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan City, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.4775DOI Listing
September 2018

Distinct Patterns of Conjoint Symptom Distress and Functional Impairment in the Last Year of Life Predict Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Survival.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2018 06 13;55(6):1443-1451.e2. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taiwan, R.O.C.; School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Taiwan, R.O.C.; Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Taiwan, R.O.C.. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2018.03.007DOI Listing
June 2018

A Prognostic Model Based on Circulating Tumour Cells is Useful for Identifying the Poorest Survival Outcome in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.

Int J Biol Sci 2018 12;14(2):137-146. Epub 2018 Jan 12.

Circulating Tumor Cell Lab, Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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April 2019

Adjuvant Chemotherapy Improves Survival in Stage III Gastric Cancer after D2 Surgery.

J Cancer 2018 1;9(1):81-91. Epub 2018 Jan 1.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, 5 Fu-Hsing Street, Kwei-Shan Shiang, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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January 2018

Accurate Prognostic Awareness Facilitates, Whereas Better Quality of Life and More Anxiety Symptoms Hinder End-of-Life Care Discussions: A Longitudinal Survey Study in Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Last Six Months of Life.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2018 04 29;55(4):1068-1076. Epub 2017 Dec 29.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC; Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC.

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April 2018

Toxicities, safeties and clinical response of dacarbazine-based chemotherapy on neuroendocrine tumors in Taiwan population.

J Chin Med Assoc 2018 May 26;81(5):423-428. Epub 2017 Dec 26.

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

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May 2018

A prognostic model based on lymph node metastatic ratio for predicting survival outcome in gastric cancer patients with N3b subclassification.

Asian J Surg 2019 Jan 13;42(1):85-92. Epub 2017 Dec 13.

Department of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taiwan; Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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January 2019

Erratum: Large meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies five loci for lean body mass.

Authors:
M Carola Zillikens Serkalem Demissie Yi-Hsiang Hsu Laura M Yerges-Armstrong Wen-Chi Chou Lisette Stolk Gregory Livshits Linda Broer Toby Johnson Daniel L Koller Zoltán Kutalik Jian'an Luan Ida Malkin Janina S Ried Albert V Smith Gudmar Thorleifsson Liesbeth Vandenput Jing Hua Zhao Weihua Zhang Ali Aghdassi Kristina Åkesson Najaf Amin Leslie J Baier Inês Barroso David A Bennett Lars Bertram Rainer Biffar Murielle Bochud Michael Boehnke Ingrid B Borecki Aron S Buchman Liisa Byberg Harry Campbell Natalia Campos Obanda Jane A Cauley Peggy M Cawthon Henna Cederberg Zhao Chen Nam H Cho Hyung Jin Choi Melina Claussnitzer Francis Collins Steven R Cummings Philip L De Jager Ilja Demuth Rosalie A M Dhonukshe-Rutten Luda Diatchenko Gudny Eiriksdottir Anke W Enneman Mike Erdos Johan G Eriksson Joel Eriksson Karol Estrada Daniel S Evans Mary F Feitosa Mao Fu Melissa Garcia Christian Gieger Thomas Girke Nicole L Glazer Harald Grallert Jagvir Grewal Bok-Ghee Han Robert L Hanson Caroline Hayward Albert Hofman Eric P Hoffman Georg Homuth Wen-Chi Hsueh Monica J Hubal Alan Hubbard Kim M Huffman Lise B Husted Thomas Illig Erik Ingelsson Till Ittermann John-Olov Jansson Joanne M Jordan Antti Jula Magnus Karlsson Kay-Tee Khaw Tuomas O Kilpeläinen Norman Klopp Jacqueline S L Kloth Heikki A Koistinen William E Kraus Stephen Kritchevsky Teemu Kuulasmaa Johanna Kuusisto Markku Laakso Jari Lahti Thomas Lang Bente L Langdahl Lenore J Launer Jong-Young Lee Markus M Lerch Joshua R Lewis Lars Lind Cecilia Lindgren Yongmei Liu Tian Liu Youfang Liu Östen Ljunggren Mattias Lorentzon Robert N Luben William Maixner Fiona E McGuigan Carolina Medina-Gomez Thomas Meitinger Håkan Melhus Dan Mellström Simon Melov Karl Michaëlsson Braxton D Mitchell Andrew P Morris Leif Mosekilde Anne Newman Carrie M Nielson Jeffrey R O'Connell Ben A Oostra Eric S Orwoll Aarno Palotie Stephen C J Parker Munro Peacock Markus Perola Annette Peters Ozren Polasek Richard L Prince Katri Räikkönen Stuart H Ralston Samuli Ripatti John A Robbins Jerome I Rotter Igor Rudan Veikko Salomaa Suzanne Satterfield Eric E Schadt Sabine Schipf Laura Scott Joban Sehmi Jian Shen Chan Soo Shin Gunnar Sigurdsson Shad Smith Nicole Soranzo Alena Stančáková Elisabeth Steinhagen-Thiessen Elizabeth A Streeten Unnur Styrkarsdottir Karin M A Swart Sian-Tsung Tan Mark A Tarnopolsky Patricia Thompson Cynthia A Thomson Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Emmi Tikkanen Gregory J Tranah Jaakko Tuomilehto Natasja M van Schoor Arjun Verma Peter Vollenweider Henry Völzke Jean Wactawski-Wende Mark Walker Michael N Weedon Ryan Welch H-Erich Wichmann Elisabeth Widen Frances M K Williams James F Wilson Nicole C Wright Weijia Xie Lei Yu Yanhua Zhou John C Chambers Angela Döring Cornelia M van Duijn Michael J Econs Vilmundur Gudnason Jaspal S Kooner Bruce M Psaty Timothy D Spector Kari Stefansson Fernando Rivadeneira André G Uitterlinden Nicholas J Wareham Vicky Ossowski Dawn Waterworth Ruth J F Loos David Karasik Tamara B Harris Claes Ohlsson Douglas P Kiel

Nat Commun 2017 11 7;8(1):1414. Epub 2017 Nov 7.

Hebrew SeniorLife, Institute for Aging Research, Roslindale, MA, 02131, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5676783PMC
November 2017

Clinical characteristics and survival outcomes of terminally ill patients undergoing withdrawal of mechanical ventilation.

J Formos Med Assoc 2018 Sep 12;117(9):798-805. Epub 2017 Oct 12.

Department of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taiwan; Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Validity of cancer diagnosis in the National Health Insurance database compared with the linked National Cancer Registry in Taiwan.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2018 10 16;27(10):1060-1066. Epub 2017 Aug 16.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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October 2018

Female sex, good performance status, and bevacizumab-induced hypertension associated with survival benefit in Asian patients with recurrent glioblastoma treated with bevacizumab.

Asia Pac J Clin Oncol 2018 Apr 9;14(2):e8-e14. Epub 2017 Aug 9.

Department of Pathology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajco.12747DOI Listing
April 2018

Preferences for Life-Sustaining Treatments Examined by Hidden Markov Modeling Are Mostly Stable in Terminally Ill Cancer Patients' Last Six Months of Life.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2017 11 4;54(5):628-636.e2. Epub 2017 Aug 4.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, ROC; Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, ROC.

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November 2017

68Ga-DOTATOC and 18F-FDG PET/CT for identifying the primary lesions of suspected and metastatic neuroendocrine tumors: A prospective study in Taiwan.

J Formos Med Assoc 2018 Jun 20;117(6):480-487. Epub 2017 Jul 20.

Department of Nuclear Medicine and Center for Advanced Molecular Imaging and Translation, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Glasgow prognostic score after concurrent chemoradiotherapy is a prognostic factor in advanced head and neck cancer.

Chin J Cancer Res 2017 Jun;29(3):172-178

Division of Hemato-oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung & Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Keelung 20445 Taiwan, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5497203PMC
June 2017

Large meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies five loci for lean body mass.

Authors:
M Carola Zillikens Serkalem Demissie Yi-Hsiang Hsu Laura M Yerges-Armstrong Wen-Chi Chou Lisette Stolk Gregory Livshits Linda Broer Toby Johnson Daniel L Koller Zoltán Kutalik Jian'an Luan Ida Malkin Janina S Ried Albert V Smith Gudmar Thorleifsson Liesbeth Vandenput Jing Hua Zhao Weihua Zhang Ali Aghdassi Kristina Åkesson Najaf Amin Leslie J Baier Inês Barroso David A Bennett Lars Bertram Rainer Biffar Murielle Bochud Michael Boehnke Ingrid B Borecki Aron S Buchman Liisa Byberg Harry Campbell Natalia Campos Obanda Jane A Cauley Peggy M Cawthon Henna Cederberg Zhao Chen Nam H Cho Hyung Jin Choi Melina Claussnitzer Francis Collins Steven R Cummings Philip L De Jager Ilja Demuth Rosalie A M Dhonukshe-Rutten Luda Diatchenko Gudny Eiriksdottir Anke W Enneman Mike Erdos Johan G Eriksson Joel Eriksson Karol Estrada Daniel S Evans Mary F Feitosa Mao Fu Melissa Garcia Christian Gieger Thomas Girke Nicole L Glazer Harald Grallert Jagvir Grewal Bok-Ghee Han Robert L Hanson Caroline Hayward Albert Hofman Eric P Hoffman Georg Homuth Wen-Chi Hsueh Monica J Hubal Alan Hubbard Kim M Huffman Lise B Husted Thomas Illig Erik Ingelsson Till Ittermann John-Olov Jansson Joanne M Jordan Antti Jula Magnus Karlsson Kay-Tee Khaw Tuomas O Kilpeläinen Norman Klopp Jacqueline S L Kloth Heikki A Koistinen William E Kraus Stephen Kritchevsky Teemu Kuulasmaa Johanna Kuusisto Markku Laakso Jari Lahti Thomas Lang Bente L Langdahl Lenore J Launer Jong-Young Lee Markus M Lerch Joshua R Lewis Lars Lind Cecilia Lindgren Yongmei Liu Tian Liu Youfang Liu Östen Ljunggren Mattias Lorentzon Robert N Luben William Maixner Fiona E McGuigan Carolina Medina-Gomez Thomas Meitinger Håkan Melhus Dan Mellström Simon Melov Karl Michaëlsson Braxton D Mitchell Andrew P Morris Leif Mosekilde Anne Newman Carrie M Nielson Jeffrey R O'Connell Ben A Oostra Eric S Orwoll Aarno Palotie Stephen C J Parker Munro Peacock Markus Perola Annette Peters Ozren Polasek Richard L Prince Katri Räikkönen Stuart H Ralston Samuli Ripatti John A Robbins Jerome I Rotter Igor Rudan Veikko Salomaa Suzanne Satterfield Eric E Schadt Sabine Schipf Laura Scott Joban Sehmi Jian Shen Chan Soo Shin Gunnar Sigurdsson Shad Smith Nicole Soranzo Alena Stančáková Elisabeth Steinhagen-Thiessen Elizabeth A Streeten Unnur Styrkarsdottir Karin M A Swart Sian-Tsung Tan Mark A Tarnopolsky Patricia Thompson Cynthia A Thomson Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Emmi Tikkanen Gregory J Tranah Jaakko Tuomilehto Natasja M van Schoor Arjun Verma Peter Vollenweider Henry Völzke Jean Wactawski-Wende Mark Walker Michael N Weedon Ryan Welch H-Erich Wichmann Elisabeth Widen Frances M K Williams James F Wilson Nicole C Wright Weijia Xie Lei Yu Yanhua Zhou John C Chambers Angela Döring Cornelia M van Duijn Michael J Econs Vilmundur Gudnason Jaspal S Kooner Bruce M Psaty Timothy D Spector Kari Stefansson Fernando Rivadeneira André G Uitterlinden Nicholas J Wareham Vicky Ossowski Dawn Waterworth Ruth J F Loos David Karasik Tamara B Harris Claes Ohlsson Douglas P Kiel

Nat Commun 2017 07 19;8(1):80. Epub 2017 Jul 19.

Hebrew SeniorLife, Institute for Aging Research, Roslindale, MA, 02131, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5517526PMC
July 2017

Impact of the pretreatment Glasgow prognostic score on treatment tolerance, toxicities, and survival in patients with advanced head and neck cancer undergoing concurrent chemoradiotherapy.

Head Neck 2017 10 7;39(10):1990-1996. Epub 2017 Jul 7.

Circulating Tumor Cell Laboratory, Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China.

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October 2017

Transitions in Prognostic Awareness Among Terminally Ill Cancer Patients in Their Last 6 Months of Life Examined by Multi-State Markov Modeling.

Oncologist 2017 09 6;22(9):1135-1142. Epub 2017 Jul 6.

Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, and Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1634/theoncologist.2017-0068DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5599205PMC
September 2017

Immunochemotherapy benefits in gastric cancer patients stratified by programmed death-1 ligand-1.

J Surg Res 2017 05 11;211:30-38. Epub 2016 Dec 11.

Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan City, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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May 2017

Impact of metformin on patients with advanced head and neck cancer undergoing concurrent chemoradiotherapy.

Head Neck 2017 08 27;39(8):1573-1577. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

Circulating Tumor Cell Laboratory, Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan City, Taiwan.

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August 2017

Older age impacts on survival outcome in patients receiving curative surgery for solid cancer.

Asian J Surg 2018 Jul 17;41(4):333-340. Epub 2017 Apr 17.

Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan; Department of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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July 2018

Changes in serum α-fetoprotein level predicts treatment response and survival in hepatocellular carcinoma patients and literature review.

J Formos Med Assoc 2018 Feb 6;117(2):153-163. Epub 2017 Apr 6.

Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan; Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfma.2017.03.010DOI Listing
February 2018

Palliative gastrectomy is beneficial in selected cases of metastatic gastric cancer.

BMC Palliat Care 2017 Mar 14;16(1):19. Epub 2017 Mar 14.

Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, #5, Fushing Street, Kweishan District, Taoyuan City, 333, Taiwan.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5348866PMC
March 2017

SeqTU: A Web Server for Identification of Bacterial Transcription Units.

Sci Rep 2017 03 7;7:43925. Epub 2017 Mar 7.

College of Computer Science and Technology, Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5339711PMC
March 2017

A nomogram for predicting the probability of recurrence in patients with carcinomas located in the ampulla of Vater.

J Cancer 2017 10;8(3):425-433. Epub 2017 Feb 10.

Department of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan;; Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7150/jca.17315DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5332894PMC
February 2017

Escalating Health Care Expenditures in Cancer Decedents' Last Year of Life: A Decade of Evidence from a Retrospective Population-Based Cohort Study in Taiwan.

Oncologist 2017 04 23;22(4):460-469. Epub 2017 Feb 23.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan City, Taiwan, Republic of China

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5388370PMC
April 2017

Complementary role of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center nomogram to the American Joint Committee on Cancer system for the prediction of relapse of major salivary gland carcinoma after surgery.

Head Neck 2017 05 2;39(5):860-867. Epub 2017 Feb 2.

Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taiwan, Republic of China.

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May 2017

A combined reference panel from the 1000 Genomes and UK10K projects improved rare variant imputation in European and Chinese samples.

Sci Rep 2016 12 22;6:39313. Epub 2016 Dec 22.

Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2016

Genes involved in angiogenesis and mTOR pathways are frequently mutated in Asian patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors.

Int J Biol Sci 2016 25;12(12):1523-1532. Epub 2016 Nov 25.

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

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5166493PMC
October 2017