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  1. Liao KF, Lin CL, Lai SW, Chen WC.Sitagliptin use and risk of acute pancreatitis in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A population-based case-control study in Taiwan.Eur J Intern Med. 2015 Sep 30. doi:pii: S0953-6205(15)00321-0. 10.1016/j.ejim.2015.09.015. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Chung WS, Lin CL, Kao CH.Diabetes increases the risk of deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. A population-based cohort study.Thromb Haemost. 2015 Sep 30;114(4):812-8. doi: 10.1160/TH14-10-0868. Epub 2015 Aug 13.
  3. Chiu CC, Lee KJ, Weng SF, Yang YM, Lin YS.Gallstone is correlated with an increased risk of idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss: a retrospective cohort study.BMJ Open. 2015 Sep 29;5(9):e009018. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009018.
  4. Lee MJ, Yang KC, Shyu YC, Yuan SS, Yang CJ, Lee SY, Lee TL, Wang LJ.Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, its treatment with medication and the probability of developing a depressive disorder: A nationwide population-based study in Taiwan.J Affect Disord. 2015 Sep 28;189:110-117. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2015.09.015. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Chen YT, Su JS, Tseng CW, Chen CC, Lin CL, Kao CH.Inflammatory bowel disease on the risk of acute pancreatitis: A population-based cohort study.J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015 Sep 28. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13171. [Epub ahead of print]
  6. Lee YC, Lee CT, Lai YR, Chen VC, Stewart R.Association of asthma and anxiety: A nationwide population-based study in Taiwan.J Affect Disord. 2015 Sep 25;189:98-105. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2015.09.040. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Tung CH, Lai NS, Lu MC, Lee CC.Liver cirrhosis in selected autoimmune diseases: a nationwide cohort study in Taiwan.Rheumatol Int. 2015 Sep 25. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Tang KT, Lin CH, Chen HH, Chen YH, Chen DY.Suicidal drug overdose in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, a nationwide population-based case-control study.Lupus. 2015 Sep 24. doi:pii: 0961203315608253. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Lan CC, Liu CC, Lin CH, Lan TY, McInnis MG, Chan CH, Lan TH.A reduced risk of stroke with lithium exposure in bipolar disorder: a population-based retrospective cohort study.Bipolar Disord. 2015 Sep 23. doi: 10.1111/bdi.12336. [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Chou CL, Hsu CC, Chou CY, Chen TJ, Chou LF, Chou YC.Tablet splitting of narrow therapeutic index drugs: a nationwide survey in Taiwan.Int J Clin Pharm. 2015 Sep 23. [Epub ahead of print]
  11. Chao TF, Wang KL, Liu CJ, Lin YJ, Chang SL, Lo LW, Hu YF, Tuan TC, Chung FP, Liao JN, Chen TJ, Chiang CE, Lip GY, Chen SA.Age Threshold for Increased Stroke Risk Among Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: A Nationwide Cohort Study From Taiwan.J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Sep 22;66(12):1339-47. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.07.026.
  12. Lee SS, Yang YW, Tsai TH, Kuo YH, Chuang HY, Lee CC, Hsieh TF.5-alpha-reductase inhibitors and the risk of diabetes mellitus: A nationwide population-based study.Prostate. 2015 Sep 22. doi: 10.1002/pros.23097. [Epub ahead of print]
  13. Ho BL, Hu HY, Chang SS.Association between use of proton pump inhibitors and occurrence of colon diverticulitis.J Chin Med Assoc. 2015 Sep 21. doi:pii: S1726-4901(15)00216-6. 10.1016/j.jcma.2015.06.016. [Epub ahead of print]
  14. Lai SW, Lin CL, Liao KF, Chen WC.Herpes zoster could be an early manifestation of undiagnosed human immunodeficiency virus infection.J Formos Med Assoc. 2015 Sep 19. doi:pii: S0929-6646(15)00310-1. 10.1016/j.jfma.2015.08.012. [Epub ahead of print]
  15. Yu HY, Hsiao CY, Chen KC, Lee LT, Chang WH, Chi MH, Hui Lee I, Chen PS, Yang YK.A comparison of the effectiveness of risperidone, haloperidol and flupentixol long-acting injections in patients with schizophrenia-A nationwide study.Schizophr Res. 2015 Sep 19. doi:pii: S0920-9964(15)00475-2. 10.1016/j.schres.2015.09.006. [Epub ahead of print]
  16. Cheng HC, Yeh HJ, Huang N, Chou YJ, Yen MY, Wang AG.Amiodarone-Associated Optic Neuropathy: A Nationwide Study.Ophthalmology. 2015 Sep 18. doi:pii: S0161-6420(15)00843-X. 10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.08.022. [Epub ahead of print]
  17. Chao TF, Liu CJ, Tuan TC, Chen SJ, Wang KL, Lin YJ, Chang SL, Lo LW, Hu YF, Chen TJ, Chiang CE, Chen SA.Rate-Control Treatment and Mortality in Atrial Fibrillation.Circulation. 2015 Sep 17. doi:pii: CIRCULATIONAHA.114.013709. [Epub ahead of print]
  18. Chou RH, Liu CJ, Chao TF, Chen SJ, Tuan TC, Chen TJ, Chen SA.Association between orthostatic hypotension, mortality, and cardiovascular disease in Asians.Int J Cardiol. 2015 Sep 15;195:40-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.05.060. Epub 2015 May 13.
  19. Liao HH, Yeh CC, Lin CC, Chen BC, Yeh MH, Chang KM, Sun MF, Yen HR.Prescription patterns of Chinese herbal products for patients with fractures in Taiwan: A nationwide population-based study.J Ethnopharmacol. 2015 Sep 15;173:11-19. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2015.07.014. Epub 2015 Jul 14.
  20. Huang SK, Ho YL, Chang YS.Prescriptions of traditional Chinese medicine, western medicine, and integrated Chinese-Western medicine for allergic rhinitis under the National Health Insurance in Taiwan.J Ethnopharmacol. 2015 Sep 15;173:212-216. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2015.06.051. Epub 2015 Jul 11.
  21. Tseng CC, Yen JH, Tsai WC, Ou TT, Wu CC, Sung WY, Hsieh MC, Chang SJ.Reduced incidence of Crohn's disease in systemic sclerosis: a nationwide population study.BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2015 Sep 14;16(1):251. doi: 10.1186/s12891-015-0693-0.
  22. Li SY, Chen SC, Tsai CF, Sheu SM, Yeh JJ, Tsai CB.Incidence and survival of retinoblastoma in Taiwan: a nationwide population-based study 1998-2011.Br J Ophthalmol. 2015 Sep 14. doi:pii: bjophthalmol-2015-307211. 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2015-307211. [Epub ahead of print]
  23. Kao LT, Sheu JJ, Lin HC, Tsai MC, Chung SD.Association between sepsis and dementia.J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Sep;22(9):1430-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2015.02.035. Epub 2015 Jul 10.
  24. Chang SC, Hung CT, Li SF, Lee HM, Chung YC, Pai LW, Yang SS.Risk of nonpsychotic mental disorders development in antiviral-treated mentally healthy chronic hepatitis C patients: A population-based study.J Formos Med Assoc. 2015 Sep;114(9):829-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2013.08.011. Epub 2013 Sep 30.
  25. Sun LM, Lin MC, Lin CL, Chang SN, Liang JA, Lin IC, Kao CH.Statin Use Reduces Prostate Cancer All-Cause Mortality: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(39):e1644. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001644.
  26. Lin YH, Chang TS, Yao YC, Li YC.Increased Risk of Chronic Sinusitis in Adults With Gastroesophgeal Reflux Disease: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(39):e1642. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001642.
  27. Lee WL, Chang WH, Wang KC, Guo CY, Chou YJ, Huang N, Huang HY, Yen MS, Wang PH.The Risk of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer of Women With Endometriosis May be Varied Greatly if Diagnostic Criteria Are Different: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(39):e1633. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001633.
  28. Shih CC, Liao CC, Sun MF, Su YC, Wen CP, Morisky DE, Sung FC, Hsu CY, Lin JG.A Retrospective Cohort Study Comparing Stroke Recurrence Rate in Ischemic Stroke Patients With and Without Acupuncture Treatment.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(39):e1572. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001572.
  29. Hung YP, Liu CJ, Hu YW, Chen MH, Li CP, Yeh CM, Chiou TJ, Chen TJ, Yang MH, Chao Y.Secondary Primary Malignancy Risk in Patients With Ovarian Cancer in Taiwan: A Nationwide Population-Based Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1626. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001626.
  30. Lin CH, Lin WC, Wang YC, Lin IC, Kao CH.Association Between Neonatal Urinary Tract Infection and Risk of Childhood Allergic Rhinitis.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1625. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001625.
  31. Lin CL, Yeh MC, Harnod T, Lin CL, Kao CH.Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in Patients With Nonapnea Sleep Disorders in Using Different Types of Hypnotics: A Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1621. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001621.
  32. Chen LF, Chang CM, Huang CY.Home-Based Hospice Care Reduces End-of-Life Expenditure in Taiwan: A Population-Based Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1613. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001613.
  33. Huang KC, Huang TW, Yang TY, Lee MS.Chronic NSAIDs Use Increases the Risk of a Second Hip Fracture in Patients After Hip Fracture Surgery: Evidence From a STROBE-Compliant Population-Based Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1566. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001566.
  34. Chen TH, Hsiao YC, Cheng CC, Mao CT, Chen DY, Tsai ML, Yang TY, Lin YS.In-Hospital and 4-Year Clinical Outcomes Following Transcatheter Versus Surgical Closure for Secundum Atrial Septal Defect in Adults: A National Cohort Propensity Score Analysis.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1524. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001524.
  35. Chiu YC, Bai YM, Su TP, Chen TJ, Chen MH.Ischemic Stroke in Young Adults and Preexisting Psychiatric Disorders: A Nationwide Case-Control Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1520. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001520.
  36. Chang YK, Liu JS, Hsu YH, Tarng DC, Hsu CC.Increased Risk of End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Requiring Chronic Dialysis is Associated With Use of Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs): Nationwide Case-Crossover Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(38):e1362. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001362.
  37. Peng YH, Chen CK, Su CH, Liao WC, Muo CH, Hsia TC, Sung FC, Lai CH, Kao CH.Increased Risk of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Among Patients With Helicobacter pylori Infection: A Population-Based Cohort Study.Clin Respir J. 2015 Sep 14. doi: 10.1111/crj.12382. [Epub ahead of print]
  38. Hsu CW, Lin CS, Chen SJ, Lin SH, Lin CL, Kao CH.Risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in patients with acute critical illness: a population-based cohort study.Intensive Care Med. 2015 Sep 14. [Epub ahead of print]
  39. Lin PH, Lin SK, Hsu RJ, Cheng KC, Liu JM.The Use and the Prescription Pattern of Traditional Chinese Medicine Among Urolithiasis Patients in Taiwan: A Population-Based Study.J Altern Complement Med. 2015 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]
  40. Chuang SF, Shih CC, Yeh CC, Lane HL, Tsai CC, Chen TL, Lin JG, Chen T, Liao CC.Decreased risk of acute myocardial infarction in stroke patients receiving acupuncture treatment: a nationwide matched retrospective cohort study.BMC Complement Altern Med. 2015 Sep 9;15(1):318. doi: 10.1186/s12906-015-0828-8.
  41. Leung HW, Chan AL, Muo CH.Late cardiac morbidity of adjuvant radiotherapy for early breast cancer - A population-based study.J Cardiol. 2015 Sep 7. doi:pii: S0914-5087(15)00221-X. 10.1016/j.jjcc.2015.07.009. [Epub ahead of print]
  42. Yang WS, Hu FC, Chen MK, Ko WJ, Chen L, Wu KD, Wu VC.High Risk of Herpes Zoster among Patients with Advance Acute Kidney Injury - A Population-Based Study.Sci Rep. 2015 Sep 3;5:13747. doi: 10.1038/srep13747.
  43. Lin JN, Chen HJ, Lin MC, Lai CH, Lin HH, Yang CH, Kao CH.Risk of venous thromboembolism in patients with splenic injury and splenectomy. A nationwide cohort study.Thromb Haemost. 2015 Sep 3;115(1). [Epub ahead of print]
  44. Chen MH, Lan WH, Hsu JW, Huang KL, Chen YS, Li CT, Lin WC, Chang WH, Chen TJ, Pan TL, Su TP, Bai YM.Risk of bipolar disorder among adolescents with allergic rhinitis: A nationwide longitudinal study.J Psychosom Res. 2015 Sep 2. doi:pii: S0022-3999(15)00522-X. 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2015.08.009. [Epub ahead of print]
  45. Lin TT, Arnold Chan K, Chen HM, Lai CL, Lai MS.Class effect of beta-blockers in survivors of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: A nationwide cohort study using an insurance claims database.Sci Rep. 2015 Sep 2;5:13692. doi: 10.1038/srep13692.
  46. Lai NS, Tsai TY, Koo M, Lu MC.Association of rheumatoid arthritis with allergic diseases: A nationwide population-based cohort study.Allergy Asthma Proc. 2015 Sep;36(5):99-103. doi: 10.2500/aap.2015.36.3871.
  47. Peng YH, Liao WC, Su CH, Chen HJ, Hsia TC, Chu CC, Liu CJ, Kao CH.Association of inflammatory bowel disease with asthma risk: A nationwide cohort study.Allergy Asthma Proc. 2015 Sep;36(5):92-8. doi: 10.2500/aap.2015.36.3869.
  48. Hung SC, Hung SR, Lin CL, Lai SW, Hung HC.Use of Celecoxib Correlates With Increased Relative Risk of Acute Pancreatitis: A Case-Control Study in Taiwan.Am J Gastroenterol. 2015 Sep 1. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2015.259. [Epub ahead of print]
  49. Chiu YL, Kao S, Lin HC, Liu SP, Huang CY.Benign prostatic enlargement is not associated with diabetes: a?population-based study.Andrology. 2015 Sep;3(5):933-6. doi: 10.1111/andr.12069. Epub 2015 Jul 27.
  50. Cheng CH, Liu CJ, Ou SM, Yeh CM, Chen TJ, Lin YY, Wang SJ.Incidence and risk of seizures in Alzheimer's disease: A nationwide population-based cohort study.Epilepsy Res. 2015 Sep;115:63-6. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2015.05.009. Epub 2015 Jun 5.
  51. Chiu HY, Chang WL, Huang WF, Wen YW, Tsai YW, Tsai TF.Increased risk of arrhythmia in patients with psoriatic disease: A nationwide population-based matched cohort study.J Am Acad Dermatol. 2015 Sep;73(3):429-38. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2015.06.023. Epub 2015 Jul 15.
  52. Kumar A, Tsai WC, Tan TS, Kung PT, Chiu LT, Ku MC.Temporal trends in primary and revision total knee and hip replacement in Taiwan.J Chin Med Assoc. 2015 Sep;78(9):538-44. doi: 10.1016/j.jcma.2015.06.005. Epub 2015 Aug 28.
  53. Chang SC, Shiu MN, Chen HT, Ng YY, Lin LC, Wu SC.Evaluation of care quality for disabled older patients living at home and in institutions.J Clin Nurs. 2015 Sep 1. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12946. [Epub ahead of print]
  54. Yang CC, Tai CJ, Chien SH, Lin CL, Chang SN, Sung FC, Chung CJ, Kao CH.Risk of Ear-Associated Diseases After Zygomaticomaxillary Complex Fracture.J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 2015 Sep;14(3):646-52. doi: 10.1007/s12663-015-0744-y. Epub 2015 Feb 13.
  55. Chou PH, Lin CH, Cheng C, Chang CL, Tsai CJ, Tsai CP, Lan TH, Chan CH.Risk of depressive disorders in women undergoing hysterectomy: A population-based follow-up study.J Psychiatr Res. 2015 Sep;68:186-91. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2015.06.017. Epub 2015 Jun 23.
  56. Yang CY, Chen CH, Deng ST, Huang CS, Lin YJ, Chen YJ, Wu CY, Hung SI, Chung WH.Allopurinol Use and Risk of Fatal Hypersensitivity Reactions: A Nationwide Population-Based Study in Taiwan.JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Sep 1;175(9):1550-7. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.3536.
  57. Kuo CF, Grainge MJ, Valdes AM, See LC, Luo SF, Yu KH, Zhang W, Doherty M.Familial Aggregation of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Coaggregation of Autoimmune Diseases in Affected Families.JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Sep 1;175(9):1518-26. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.3528.
  58. Harnod T, Wang YC, Kao CH.Association Between Benzodiazepine Use and Epilepsy Occurrence: A Nationwide Population-Based Case-Control Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(37):e1571.
  59. Tsai MS, Wang YC, Kao YH, Jeng LB, Kao CH.Preexisting Diabetes and Risks of Morbidity and Mortality After Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer: A Nationwide Database Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(37):e1467.
  60. Kuan AS, Chen SC, Yeh CM, Hung MH, Hung YP, Chen TJ, Liu CJ.Risk of Ischemic Stroke in Patients With Gastric Cancer: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(37):e1336.
  61. Yeh TY, Chen CY, Huang JW, Chiu CC, Lai WT, Huang YB.Epidemiology and Medication Utilization Pattern of Aortic Dissection in Taiwan: A Population-Based Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(36):e1522. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001522.
  62. Lee YC, Hung SY, Wang HH, Wang HK, Lin CW, Chang MY, Ho LC, Chen YT, Wu CF, Chen HC, Wang WM, Sung JM, Chiou YY, Lin SH.Different Risk of Common Gastrointestinal Disease Between Groups Undergoing Hemodialysis or Peritoneal Dialysis or With Non-End Stage Renal Disease: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(36):e1482. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001482.
  63. Su YL, Chou CL, Rau KM, Lee CT.Asthma and Risk of Prostate Cancer: A Population-Based Case-Cohort Study in Taiwan.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(36):e1371. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001371.
  64. Lin JN, Lin CL, Lin MC, Lai CH, Lin HH, Yang CH, Kao CH.Increased Risk of Hemorrhagic and Ischemic Strokes in Patients With Splenic Injury and Splenectomy: A Nationwide Cohort Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(35):e1458. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001458.
  65. Huang CL, Weng SF, Wang JJ, Hsu YW, Wu MP.Risks of Treated Insomnia, Anxiety, and Depression in Health Care-Seeking Physicians: A Nationwide Population-Based Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(35):e1323. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001323.
  66. Tsai DC, Chen SJ, Huang CC, Yuan MK, Leu HB.Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Risk of Degenerative Dementia among the Elderly in Taiwan: A Population-Based Cohort Study.Ophthalmology. 2015 Sep 1. doi:pii: S0161-6420(15)00772-1. 10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.07.033. [Epub ahead of print]
  67. Hsu CY, Chen YT, Chen MH, Huang CC, Chiang CH, Huang PH, Chen JW, Chen TJ, Lin SJ, Leu HB, Chan WL.The Association Between Insomnia and Increased Future Cardiovascular Events: A Nationwide Population-Based Study.Psychosom Med. 2015 Sep;77(7):743-51. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0000000000000199.
  68. Hung DZ, Yang HJ, Li YF, Lin CL, Chang SY, Sung FC, Tai SC.The Long-Term Effects of Organophosphates Poisoning as a Risk Factor of CVDs: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study.PLoS One. 2015;10(9):e0137632. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137632.
  69. Kao LT, Lee HC, Lin HC, Tsai MC, Chung SD.Healthcare Service Utilization by Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Population-Based Study.PLoS One. 2015;10(9):e0137459. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137459.
  70. Lee YS, Jeng MJ, Tsao PC, Soong WJ, Chou P.Prognosis and Risk Factors for Congenital Airway Anomalies in Children with Congenital Heart Disease: A Nationwide Population-Based Study in Taiwan.PLoS One. 2015;10(9):e0137437. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137437.
  71. Liao BC, Shao YY, Chen HM, Shau WY, Lin ZZ, Kuo RN, Lai CL, Chen KH, Cheng AL, Yang JC, Lai MS.Comparative effectiveness of first-line platinum-based chemotherapy regimens for advanced lung squamous cell carcinoma.Clin Lung Cancer. 2015 Mar;16(2):137-43. doi: 10.1016/j.cllc.2014.09.004. Epub 2014 Sep 30.
  72. Chen CH, Lin CL, Kao CH.Irritable Bowel Syndrome Increases the Risk of Epilepsy: A Population-Based Study.Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(36):e1497. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001497.
  73. Wang KY.Updated findings on neurodevelopmental disorders in Taiwan: impact of the institutionalized national healthcare system on prevalence and health outcomes.Curr Opin Psychiatry. 2015 Jan 4. [Epub ahead of print]
  74. Chang WP, Lin Y, Huang HL, Lu HF, Wang ST, Chi YC, Hung KS, Chen HY.Scoliosis and the Subsequent Risk of Depression: A Nationwide Population-based Cohort Study in Taiwan.Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]
  75. Chang LY, Lai CC, Chen CJ, Cho CY, Luo YC, Jeng MJ, Wu KG.Recent trends in prescribing antibiotics for acute tonsillitis in pediatric ambulatory care in Taiwan, 2000-2009: A nationwide population-based study.J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2015 Sep 9. doi:pii: S1684-1182(15)00844-0. 10.1016/j.jmii.2015.08.021. [Epub ahead of print]
  76. Chiu HY, Huang HL, Li CH, Chen HA, Yeh CL, Chiu SH, Lin WC, Cheng YP, Tsai TF, Ho SY.Increased Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease in Rheumatoid Arthritis Associated with Cardiovascular Complications - A National Population-Based Cohort Study.PLoS One. 2015;10(9):e0136508. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136508.
  77. Chiang JK, Kao YH, Lai NS.The Impact of Hospice Care on Survival and Healthcare Costs for Patients with Lung Cancer: A National Longitudinal Population-Based Study in Taiwan.PLoS One. 2015;10(9):e0138773. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138773.
  78. Lin KB, Lai KR, Yang NP, Chan CL, Liu YH, Pan RH, Huang CH.Epidemiology and socioeconomic features of appendicitis in Taiwan: a 12-year population-based study.World J Emerg Surg. 2015;10:42. doi: 10.1186/s13017-015-0036-3.