Chin-Kuo Chang

Name

Chin-Kuo Chang

Title

Associate Professor

Degree

  1. Ph.D., Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
  2. M.Sc., Graduate Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
  3. B.P.H., Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Experiences

Dr. Chin-Kuo Chang is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Health and Welfare, University of Taipei. He had been previously teaching in Hong Kong and UK as an Assistant Professor, Lecturer, and Senior Researcher in Chinese University of Hong Kong, University of Ulster, and King’s College London.

Expertise

His personal research interest is broad, including epidemiology of GI tract cancers, prostate cancer, liver and biliary tract cancer, and physical consequences of severe mental health. Currently, his specific research interest is about physical health (emphasizing cancer and cardiovascular diseases) for people with serious mental illness and gene-environmental interactions for circadian genes.

Epidemiology (I), Epidemiology (II), Infectious Disease Control, Analysis and Practice of Health Insurance Database, Application and Practice of Statistical Software, Health Data Management and Exploration

E-mail

ckchang@utaipei.edu.tw

Office phone number

+886-2-2871-8288 ext 3104

Research Projects

期刊/Publications

  1. Himmerich H, Hotopf M, Shetty H, Schmidt U, Treasure J, Hayes RD, Stewart R, Chang C-K. Psychiatric comorbidity as a risk factor for the mortality of people with bulimia nervosa. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. (in press) doi: 10.1007/s00127-019-01667-0 (corresponding author, 2017 IF=2.918)
  2. Chang C-K, Fok L-YM, Broadbent M, Stewart R, Moran P. General hospital admission rates in people diagnosed with personality disorder. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. (in press) (co-first author, 2017 IF=4.984)
  3. Kesserwani J, Kadra G, Downs J, Shetty H, MacCabe JH, Taylor D, Stewart R, Chang C-K, Hayes RD. Risk of readmission for people with severe mental illness newly prescribed clozapine in secondary mental healthcare: a retrospective cohort study. Journal of Psychopharmacology. (in press) (2017 IF=4.738)
  4. Himmerich H, Hotopf M, Shetty H, Schmidt U, Treasure J, Hayes RD, Stewart R, Chang C-K. Psychiatric comorbidity as a risk factor for mortality in people with anorexia nervosa. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience. 2018 Aug 17. doi: 10.1007/s00406-018-0937-8 (corresponding author; 2017 IF=3.617)
  5. Chen P-Y, Chen C-H, Chang C-K, Kao C-F, Lu M-L, Lin S-K, Huang M-C, Hwang L-L, Mondelli V. Orexin-A levels in relation to the risk of metabolic syndrome in patient with schizophrenia taking antipsychotics. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Sep 11. doi: 10.1093/ijnp/pyy075 (2017 IF=3.981)
  6. Das-Munshi J, Chang C-K, Schofield P, Stewart R, Prince M. Depression and cause specific mortality in an ethnically diverse cohort from the UK: Eight year prospective study. Psychological Medicine. 2018 Sep 5:1-13. doi: 10.1017/S0033291718002210 (2017 IF=5.475; SSCI ranking: Q1, 6/121 in PSYCHOLOGY, CLINICAL; SSCI ranking: Q1, 13/139 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 17/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 7/77 in PSYCHOLOGY)
  7. Jayatilleke N, Hayes RD, Chang C-K, Stewart R. Acute general hospital admissions in people with severe mental illness. Psychological Medicine. 2018 Dec;48(16):2676-2683. doi: 10.1017/S0033291718000284. (corresponding and last author; 2017 IF=5.475; SSCI ranking: Q1, 6/121 in PSYCHOLOGY, CLINICAL; SSCI ranking: Q1, 13/139 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 17/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 7/77 in PSYCHOLOGY)
  8. Kadra G, Stewart R, Shetty H, MacCabe JH, Chang C-K, Taylor D, Hayes RD. Long-term antipsychotic polypharmacy prescribing in secondary mental health care and the risk of mortality. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. 2018 May 29. 138: 123–132. doi: 10.1111/acps.12906 (2017 IF=4.984; SCI ranking: Q1, 10/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SSCI ranking: Q1, 7/139 in PSYCHIATRY)
  9. Bogdanowicz KM, Stewart R, Chang C-K, Shetty H, Khondoker M, Day E, Hayes RD, Strang J. Excess overdose mortality immediately after cessation of opioid substitution therapy and following transfer of patients and their care. Addiction. 2018 May;113(5):946-951. doi: 10.1111/add.14114. (2017 IF=5.953; SCI ranking: Q1, 15/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 1/18 in SUBSTANCE ABUSE)
  10. Kadra G, Stewart R, Shetty H, MacCabe JH, Chang C-K, Kesserwani J, Taylor D, Hayes RD. Antipsychotic polypharmacy prescribing and risk of hospital readmission. Psychopharmacology. 2018 Jan;235(1):281-289. doi: 10.1007/s00213-017-4767-6 (2017 IF=3.222; SCI ranking: Q2, 47/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q2, 97/259 in NEUROSCIENCES)
  11. Pan Y-J, Yeh L-L, Chan H-Y, Chang C-K. Transformation of excess mortality in people with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in Taiwan. Psychological Medicine. 2017 Oct;47(14):2483-2493. doi: 10.1017/S0033291717001040 (2017 IF=5.475; SSCI ranking: Q1, 6/121 in PSYCHOLOGY, CLINICAL; SSCI ranking: Q1, 13/139 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 17/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 7/77 in PSYCHOLOGY)
  12. Chang C-K, Chen C-Y, Broadbent M, Stewart R, O'Hara J. Hospital admissions for respiratory system diseases in adults with intellectual disabilities in Southeast London: a register-based cohort study. BMJ Open. 2017 Mar 29;7(3):e014846. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014846 (corresponding author, 2017 IF=2.413; SCI ranking: Q1, 38/154 in MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL)
  13. Jayatilleke N, Hayes RD, Dutta R, Shetty H, Hotopf M, Chang C-K, Stewart R. Contributions of specific causes of death to lost life expectancy in severe mental illness. European Psychiatry. 2017 Jun;43:109-115. doi: 10.1016/j.eurpsy.2017.02.487 (corresponding author & sharing the last authorship with Stewart R, 2017 IF=4.129; SSCI ranking: Q2, 35/139 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q2, 52/142 in PSYCHIATRY)
  14. Cheng C, Huang C-L, Tsai C-J, Chou P-H, Lin C-C, Chang C-K. Alcohol-related Dementia: A Systemic Review of Epidemiological Studies. Psychosomatics. 2017 Jul - Aug;58(4):331-342. doi: 10.1016/j.psym.2017.02.012 (2017 IF=2.534; SCI ranking: Q3, 52/77 in PSYCOLOGY; SCI ranking: Q3, 102/142 in PSYCHIATRY)
  15. Vives AH, Papadopoulos A, Chang C-K, Cheung EYW, Halari R, Valeria DA, Anthony C, Young AH. Cortisol levels in fingernails, neurocognitive performance and clinical variables in euthymic bipolar I disorder. World Journal of Biological Psychiatry. 2017 Mar 27:1-12. doi: 10.1080/15622975.2017.1298838 (2017 IF=3.713; SCI ranking: Q2, 37/142 in PSYCHIATRY)
  16. Werbeloff N, Chang C-K, Broadbent M, Hayes JF, Stewart R, Osborn DPJ. Admission to Acute Mental Health Services Following Contact with Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams: An investigation in two large mental healthcare providers. Lancet Psychiatry. 2017 Jan;4(1):49-56. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(16)30416-3 (2017 IF=15.233; SCI ranking: Q1, 5/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SSCI ranking: Q1, 4/139 in PSYCHIATRY)
  17. Das-Munshi J, Chang C-K, Dutta R, Morgan C, Nazroo J, Stewart R, Prince Martin J. Ethnicity and Excess Mortality in Severe Mental Illness: Cohort Study. Lancet Psychiatry. 2017 May;4(5):389-399. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30097-4 (2017 IF=15.233; SCI ranking: Q1, 5/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SSCI ranking: Q1, 4/139 in PSYCHIATRY) (3 citations)
  18. Knapp M, Chua K-C, Broadbent M, Chang C-K, Fernandez J-L, Milea D, Romeo R, Lovestone S, Spencer M, Thompson G, Stewart R, Hayes RD. Predictors of care home and hospital admissions and their costs for older people with Alzheimer's disease: findings from a large London case register. BMJ Open. 2016 Nov 18;6(11):e013591. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013591 (2017 IF=2.413; SCI ranking: Q1, 38/154 in MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL)
  19. Chen Y-Y, Hu H-Y, Chu D, Chen H-H, Chang C-K, Chou P. Patients with primary open-angle glaucoma may develop ischemic heart disease more often than those without glaucoma: An 11-year population-based cohort study. PLoS ONE. 2016 Sep 20;11(9):e0163210. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163210 (sharing the corresponding and last authorship with Chou P; 2017 IF=2.766; SCI ranking: Q1, 15/64 in MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES)
  20. Bogdanowicz KM, Stewart R, Shetty H, Khondoker M, Chang C-K, Downs J, Strang J, Hayes RD. Identifying mortality risks in patients with opioid use disorder using brief screening assessment: Secondary mental health clinical records analysis. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2016 Jul 1;164:82-8. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2016.04.036 (2017 IF=3.322; SCI ranking: Q1, 4/18 in SUBSTANCE ABUSE; SCI ranking: Q2, 50/142 in PSYCHIATRY)
  21. Chang C-K. Impact of additive alcohol and substance use disorders to the mortality among people with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and depression in Danish population (an invited commentary on Hjorthøj C, Østergaard ML, Benros ME, et al. Association between alcohol and substance use disorders and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and unipolar depression: a nationwide, prospective, register-based study. Lancet Psychiatry. 2015 Sep;2(9):801-8.) Evidence Based Mental Health. 2016 May;19(2):55. doi: 10.1136/eb-2015-102241.
  22. Perera G, Broadbent M, Callard F, Chang C-K, Downs J, Dutta R, Fernandes A, Hayes RD, Henderson M, Jackson R, Jewell A, Kadra G, Little R, Pritchard M, Shetty H, Tulloch A, Stewart R. Cohort profile of the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust Biomedical Research Centre (SLaM BRC) Case Register: current status and recent enhancement of an Electronic Mental Health Record derived data resource. BMJ Open. 2016 Mar 1;6(3):e008721. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008721 (2017 IF=2.413; SCI ranking: Q1, 38/154 in MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL)
  23. Roberts E, Wessely S, Chalder T, Chang C-K, Hotopf M. Mortality of people with chronic fatigue syndrome: A cohort study in England and Wales using data from the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust Biomedical Research Centre (SLaM BRC) Clinical Record Interactive Search (CRIS) Register. Lancet. 2016 Apr 16;387(10028):1638-43. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)01223-4. (corresponding author & sharing the last authorship with Hotopf M; 2017 IF=53.254; SCI ranking: Q1, 2/154 in MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL)
  24. Y-J Pan, L-L Yeh, Y-C Chen, K-H Kuo, Chang C-K. Hospitalisation, mortality and healthcare costs in relation to socioeconomic status among people with bipolar affective disorder. British Journal of Psychiatry Open. 2016 Jan 13;2(1):10-17.
  25. Wickramasinghe A, Tulloch A, Hayes R, Chang C-K, Broadbent M, Di Forti M, Murray R, Iyegbe C, Stewart R. Associations between the schizophrenia susceptibility gene ZNF804A and clinical outcomes in psychosis. Translational Psychiatry. 2015 Dec;5:e698. doi: 10.1038/tp.2015.198. (2017 IF=4.691; SCI ranking: Q1, 22/142 in PSTCHIATRY)
  26. Patel R, Jayatilleke N, Broadbent M, Chang C-K, Foskett N, Gorrell G, Hayes R, Jackson R, Johnston C, Shetty H, Roberts A, McGuire P, Stewart R. Negative symptoms in schizophrenia: a study in a large clinical sample of patients using a novel automated method. BMJ Open. 2015 Sept;5:e007619. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-007619 (2017 IF=2.211; SCI ranking: Q1, 38/154 in MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL))
  27. Kadra G, Stewart R, Shetti H, Jackson RG, Greenwood MA, Roberts A, Chang C-K, MacCabe JH, Hayes RD. Extracting antipsychotic polypharmacy data from electronic health records: developing and evaluating a novel process. BMC Psychiatry. 2015 Jul, 15:166 doi: 10.1186/s12888-015-0557-z (2017 IF=2.413; SCI ranking: Q2, 63/142 in PSYCHIATRY)
  28. Chang C-K, Su P-H, Lin C-Y, Chen H-Y, Liao P-C, Chiang H-C, and Wang S-L. Prenatal exposure to phthalate ester and pubertal development in a birth cohort in central Taiwan: A 12-year follow-up study. Environmental Research. 2015 Jan;136:324-30. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.10.026. (sharing the first authorship with Su P-H, 2017 IF=4.732; SCI ranking: Q1, 44/229 in ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; SCI ranking: Q1, 25/176 in PUBLIC, ENVIRONMENTAL & OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH)
  29. Hayes RD, Downs J, Chang C-K, Jackson RG, Shetty H, Broadbent M, Hotopf M, and Stewart R. The effect of clozapine on premature mortality: an assessment of clinical monitoring and other potential confounders. Schizophrenia Bulletin. 2015 May;41(3):644-55. doi: 10.1093/schbul/sbu120. (2017 IF=6.944; SCI ranking: Q1, 8/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SSCI ranking: Q1, 6/139 in PSYCHIATRY)
  30. Lopez-Morinigo J-D, Fernandes AC, Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent M, Stewart R, David AS, Dutta R. Suicide completion in secondary mental healthcare: a comparison study between schizophrenia spectrum disorders and all other diagnoses. BMC Psychiatry. 2014 Aug;14:213. doi: 10.1186/s12888-014-0213-z. (2017 IF=2.419; SCI ranking: Q2, 63/142 in PSYCHIATRY)
  31. Chang C-K, Su Y-P, Hayes RD, Perera G, Broadbent M, To D, Hotopf M, Stewart R. Mini-Mental Status Examination as a predictor of mortality among older people referred to secondary mental healthcare. PLoS ONE. 2014 Sep 3;9(9):e105312. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0105312. (sharing the first authorship with Su Y-P; 2017 IF=2.766; SCI ranking: Q1, 15/64 in MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES)
  32. Chang C-K, Su Y-P, Hayes RD, Harrison S, Lee W, Broadbent M, Taylor D, Stewart R. Retrospective chart review on exposure to psychotropic medications associated with neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. 2014 Jul;130:52–60. doi: 10.1111/acps.12222. (sharing the first authorship with Su Y-P; 2017 IF=4.984; SCI ranking: Q1, 10/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SSCI ranking: Q1, 7/139 in PSYCHIATRY)
  33. Sultana J, Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent M, Stewart R, Corbett A, Ballard C. Associations between risk of mortality and atypical antipsychotic use in vascular dementia: a clinical cohort study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2014 Dec;29(12):1249-54. doi: 10.1002/gps.4101. (2017 IF=2.940; SCI ranking: Q2, 17/49 in GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY; SSCI ranking: Q2, 37/139 in PSYCHIATRY; SSCI ranking: Q1, 5/32 in GERONTOLOGY)
  34. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent M, Hotopf M, Davies E, Møller H, Stewart R. A Cohort Study on Mental Disorders, Stage of Cancer at Diagnosis and Subsequent Survival. BMJ Open. 2014 Jan;4(1):e004295. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004295 (2017 IF=2.413; SCI ranking: Q1, 38/154 in MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL)
  35. Lin Y-K, Chang C-K, Wang Y-C, Ho T-J. Acute and Prolonged Adverse Effects of Temperature on Mortality from Cardiovascular Diseases. PLoS ONE. 2013 Dec 9;8(12):e82678. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082678. (2017 IF=2.766; SCI ranking: Q1, 15/64 in MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES)
  36. Wu C-Y, Chang C-K, Robson D, Chen S-J, Hayes RD, Stewart R. Evaluation of Smoking Status Identification Using Electronic Health Records and Open-text Information in a Large Mental Health Case Register. PLoS ONE. 2013 Sep 12;8(9):e74262. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0074262. (2017 IF=2.766; SCI ranking: Q1, 15/64 in MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES)
  37. Fernandes AC, Cloete D, Broadbent MTM, Hayes RD, Chang C-K, Roberts A, Tsang J, Soncul M, Liebscher J, Jackson RG, Stewart R, Callard F. Development and evaluation of a de-identification procedure for a case register sourced from mental health electronic records. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 2013 Jul 11;13:71. doi: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-71. (2017 IF=2.134; SCI ranking: Q3, 15/23 in MEDICAL INFORMATICS)
  38. Pan Y-J, Stewart R, Chang C-K. Socioeconomic Disadvantage, Mental Disorders and Risk of 12-month Suicide Ideation and Attempt in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R) in US. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 2013 Jan:48(1):71-79. doi: 10.1007/s00127-012-0591-9 (last & corresponding author; 2017 IF=2.918; SCI ranking: Q2, 56/142; SSCI ranking: Q2, 41/139 in PSYCHIATRY )
  39. Wu C-Y, Chang C-K, Huang H-C, Liu S-I, Stewart R. The Association between Social Relationships and Self-Harm: A Case-control Study in Taiwan. BMC Psychiatry. 2013 Mar 26;13:101. doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-13-101. (2017 IF=2.419; SCI ranking: Q2, 63/142 in PSYCHIATRY)
  40. Lin Y-K, Chang C-K, Chang S-C, Chen P-S, Lin C-S, Wang Y-C. Temperature, Nitrogen Dioxide, Circulating Respiratory Viruses and Acute Upper Respiratory Infections among Children in Taipei, Taiwan: a population-based study. Environmental Research. 2013 Jan;120:109-18. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2012.09.002. (2017 IF=4.732; SCI ranking: Q1, 44/229 in ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; SCI ranking: Q1, 25/176 in PUBLIC, ENVIRONMENTAL & OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH)
  41. Tseng K-C, Tseng C-W, Hsieh Y-H, Chang C-K, Lai N-S, Hung T-H, Chang, T-T. Effect of human leukocyte antigen class I and II alleles on hepatitis C viral load among chronic hepatitis C patients in Southern Taiwan. Human Immunology. 2013 Aug;74:978-82. (2017 IF=1.994; SCI ranking: Q4, 107/150 in IMMUNOLOGY)
  42. McGlynn AP, Wasson GR, O'Reilly SL, McNulty H, Downes CS, Chang C-K, Hoey L, Molloy AM, Ward M, Strain JJ, McKerr G, Weir WG, Scott JM. Low Colonocyte Folate Is Associated with Uracil Misincorporation and Global DNA Hypomethylation in Human Colorectum. Journal of Nutrition. 2013 Jan;143(1):27-33. doi: 10.3945/jn.112.167148. (2017 IF=4.398; SCI ranking: Q1, 16/81 in NUTRITION & DIETETICS)
  43. Tseng C-W, Hsieh Y-H, Chang C-K, Lai N-S, Hung T-H, Wu S-F, Tseng K-C. HLA-B*15:02 is associated with anemia in patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with pegylated interferon-α and ribavirin. Tissue Antigens. 2012 Nov;80(5):424-30. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-0039.2012.01956.x. (IF=2.046)
  44. Hayes RD, Chang C-K, Fernandes AC, Begum A, To D, Broadbent M, Hotopf M, Stewart S. Functional status and all-cause mortality in serious mental illness. PLoS ONE. 2012;7(9):e44613. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044613. (IF=3.057)
  45. Fok M, Hayes RD, Chang C-K, Stewart R, Callard FJ, Moran P. Life expectancy at birth and all-cause mortality among people with personality disorder. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 2012 Aug;73(2):104-7. (IF=2.840)
  46. Lin Y-K, Chang C-K, Li M-H, Wu Y-C, Wang Y-C. High-temperature Indices Associated with Mortality and Outpatient Visits: Characterizing the Association with Elevated Temperature. Science of the Total Environment. 2012 Jun 15;427-428:41-9. (IF=3.976)
  47. Chang C-K. Improving the life expectancy of people with serious mental illness. British Journal of Hospital Medicine (London). 2012 Mar;73:126-7. [Editorial] (IF=0.366)
  48. Chang C-K, Harrison S, Lee W, Taylor D, Stewart R. Ascertaining instances of neuroleptic malignant syndrome in a secondary mental health care electronic medical records database: the SLAM BRC Case Register. Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology. 2012 Apr;2:75-83. (unofficial IF=2.770)
  49. Wu CY, Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent M, Hotopf M, Stewart R. Clinical risk assessment rating and all-cause mortality in secondary mental healthcare: the SLAM BRC Case Register. Psychological Medicine. 2012 Aug; 42:1581-90. (corresponding author; 2016 IF=5.230; 5-yr IF=5.772; SSCI ranking: Q1, 6/121 in PSYCHOLOGY, CLINICAL; SSCI ranking: Q1, 13/139 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 17/142 in PSYCHIATRY; SCI ranking: Q1, 7/77 in PSYCHOLOGY)
  50. Hayes RD, Chang C-K, Fernandes A, Begum, A, To D, Broadbent M, Hotopf M, Stewart R. Associations between symptoms and all-cause mortality in individuals with serious mental illness. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 2012 Feb;72:114-9. (IF=2.840)
  51. Chang C-K, Mulholland HG, Cantwell MM, Anderson LA, Johnston BT, McKnight AJ, Thompson PD, Watson RGP, and Murray LJ. Vitamin D receptor gene variants and esophageal adenocarcinoma risk: a population-based case-control study. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer. 2012 Sep;43(3):512-7.
  52. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Perera G, Broadbent MTM, Fernandes A, Lee WE, Hotopf M, Stewart R. Life expectancy at birth for people with serious mental illness, substance use disorders, depressive episode and recurrent depressive disorder from a secondary mental health care case register in London, UK. PLoS ONE. 2011 May;6: e19590. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019590. (IF=3.057) (175 citations)
  53. Hayes RD, Chang C-K, Fernandes A, Broadbent M, Lee W, Hotopf M, Stewart R. Associations between substance use disorder sub-groups, life expectancy and all-cause mortality in a large British specialist mental healthcare service. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2011 Oct;118:56-61. (IF=3.349)
  54. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent M, Fernandes A, Lee W, Hotopf M, Stewart R. All-cause Mortality among People with Serious Mental Illness (SMI), Substance Use Disorders, and Depressive Disorders in Southeast London: a cohort study. BMC Psychiatry. 2010 Sept;10:77. (IF=2.576) (100 citations)
  55. Tseng KC, Chang C-K, Chou AL, Hsieh YH, Tseng CA, Lai NS. Prognostic Effect of Human Leukocyte Antigen Class I and II Alleles on Chronic Hepatitis C Patients Treated by Pegylated Interferon-Alfa plus Ribavirin in Taiwan. Hepato-gastroenterology. 2010 May-Jun;57:456-61. (IF=0.928)
  56. Duffy EM, Bonham MP, Wallace JM, Chang C-K, Robson PJ, Myers GJ, Davidson PW, Clarkson TW, Shamlaye CF, Strain J. Iron status in pregnant women in the Republic of Seychelles. Public Health Nutrition. 2010 Mar;13:331-7. (IF=2.433)
  57. Chang SJ, Chang C-K. Prevalence and Risk Factors of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss among Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Cylinder Infusion Workers in Taiwan. Industrial Health. 2009 Dec;47:603-10. (corresponding author; IF=1.117)
  58. Tseng K-C, Cheng P-N, Wu I-C, Chang C-K, Chou A-L, Liu W-C, Chang T-T. HBV DNA Level as an Important Determinant of E Antigen Seroconversion of Chronic Hepatitis B during Adefovir Dipivoxil Therapy. Hepato-gastroenterology. 2009 May-Jun;56:813-8. (IF=0.928)
  59. Beirne RO, Zlatkova MB, Chang C-K, Chakravarthy U, Anderson RS. How does the short-wavelength-sensitive contrast sensitivity function for detection and resolution change with age in the periphery? Vision Research. 2008 Aug;48:1894-901. (IF=1.776)
  60. Chang C-K, Astrakianakis G, Thomas DB, Seixas NS, Camp JE, Ray RM, Gao DL, Wernli KJ, Li W, Fitzgibbons ED, Vaughan TL, Checkoway H. Risks of Biliary Tract Cancer and Occupational Exposures among Shanghai Women Textile Workers - A Case-Cohort Study. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2006 Aug;49:690-8. (IF=1.632)
  61. Wernli KJ, Astrakianakis G, Camp J, Ray RM, Chang C-K, Li DG, Thomas DB, Checkoway H, Seixas NS. Development of a job exposure matrix (JEM) for the textile industry in Shanghai, China. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 2006 Oct;3:521-9. (IF=1.155)
  62. Chang C-K, Astrakianakis G, Thomas DB, Seixas NS, Ray RM, Gao DL, Wernli KJ, Fitzgibbons ED, Vaughan TL, Checkoway H. Occupational Exposures and Risks of Liver Cancer among Shanghai Female Textile Workers – A Case-Cohort Study. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2006 Apr;35:361-9. (2016 IF=7.738; 5-yr IF=9.804)
  63. Chen CH, Chang C-K, Chyun DA, McCorkle R. Dynamics of Nutritional Health In a Community Sample of American Elders: A Multidimensional Approach Using Roy Adaptation Model. Advances in Nursing Science. 2005 Oct-Dec;28:376-89. (IF=0.754)
  64. Yeh SS, Hafner A, Chang C-K, Levine DM, Parker TS, Schuster MW. Risk factors relating to inflammation and nutrition in plasma for survival among cachectic geriatric patients in a randomized clinical trial. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2004 Oct;52:1-5. (IF=3.842)
  65. Chang C-K, Ulrich CM. Hyperinsulinemia and hyperglycemia: possible risk factors of colorectal cancer among diabetic patients. Diabetologia. 2003 May;46:595-607. (IF=6.206) (67 citations)
  66. Chang C-K, Yu HJ, Chan KW, Chie WC, Chen J, Chen YT, Lai MK. Factors related to delayed treatment and posttreatment symptom severity in Taiwanese patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia. Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 1998 Nov;97:757-62. (IF=2.018)
  67. Chang C-K, Yu HJ, Chan KW, Lai MK. Secular trend and age-period-cohort analysis of prostate cancer mortality in Taiwan. Journal of Urology. 1997 Nov;158:1845-8. (IF=4.700)

研討會論文/conference papers

  1. Chang C-K, Lee J-S, Hayes R, Stewart R, Wingrove J, and Hotopf M. General and suicide mortality among Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service users in southeast London. Emerging Mental Health Challenges across the Globe, New York. USA. WPA Epidemiology and Public Health Section. 2-4 May, 2018 (Oral presentation)
  2. Chang C-K. ‘Mortality of people with chronic fatigue syndrome and the risk of suicide deaths in relation to comorbidity of depression’. WPA XVII World Congress of Psychiatry Berlin 2017, Berlin, Germany. 8-12 Oct, 2017 (oral presentation)
  3. Chang C-K. ‘Risk of Physical Healthcare Admissions for People with Severe Mental Illness at Older Age’. The 12th European Network For Mental Health Service Evaluation (ENMESH) Conference, University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), the Netherlands. Oct 5-7, 2017 (oral presentation)
  4. Roberts E, Wessely S, Chalder T, Chang C-K, Hotopf M. ‘Mortality of People with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Risk of Suicide Deaths in Relation to Comorbidity of Depression’. Society for Epidemiologic Research 50th Anniversary Meeting, Seattle, USA, June 20-23, 2017 (poster)
  5. Chang C-K. ‘Hospital Admissions for Physical Illness among Females with Eating Disorders’. The 18th meeting of the Section of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry of the European Psychiatric Association, Gothenburg, Sweden 30th Nov - 3rd Dec 2016. (oral presentation)
  6. Chang C-K, Chen CY, Broadbent M, Stewart R, O'Hara J. ‘Hospital admissions for respiratory diseases in adults with intellectual disabilities'. Psychiatric epidemiology: the foundation for prevention and treatment planning. The 15th Congress of the International Federation for Psychiatric Epidemiology. Bergen, Norway, October 7-10, 2015. (oral presentation)
  7. Chang C-K. ‘The role of severe mental illness in cancer screening, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis'. Psychiatry and Physical Health 2015: Monitoring and managing physical health needs in mental health, Hallam Conference Centre, London, 24th & 25th Sept 2015 (invited speaker)
  8. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent MTM, Hotopf M, Davies E, Møller H, and Stewart R. ‘A Cohort Study of Mental Disorders, Stage of Cancer at Diagnosis and Subsequent Survival'. Cancer Outcomes Conference 2014 - The power of information in Birmingham, England, 9-10 June, 2014. (oral presentation)
  9. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent MTM, Hotopf M, Davies E, Møller H, and Stewart R. ‘Incidence of Cancer among People with Serious Mental Illness'. The 17th meeting of the Section of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry of the European Psychiatric Association (EPA) in Ulm, Germany, 21-24 May 2014. (poster)
  10. Chang C-K, Ichtena-Ktena E, Broadbent MTM, Hayes RD, and Stewart R. ‘Socioeconomic status and mortality among people with serious mental illness in a large specialist mental health care service'. Health Inequalities Research Network (HERON) Conference in London, England, 14-15th May 2014. (oral presentation)
  11. Chang C-K, Su YP, Hayes RD, Harrison S, Lee W, Taylor, and Stewart R. ‘Quantitative Exposure of Antipsychotics in Relation to the Risk of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome.' The 14th International Congress of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology in Leipzig, Germany: The uses of psychiatric epidemiology in improving population mental health, 5 – 8 June 2013. (poster)
  12. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Perera G, Broadbent MTM, To D, Hotopf M, Stewart R. ‘Cognitive Impairment and Mortality in Older Clients of a Secondary Mental Healthcare Case Register in London, UK'. The 21st European Congress of Psychiatry in Nice, France, 6-9 April, 2013. (poster)
  13. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Broadbent MTM, Hotopf M, and Stewart R. Cognitive Impairment and Mortality in Older Clients of a Secondary Mental Healthcare Case Register in London, UK. The 45th Annual Society of Epidemiologic Research Meeting in Minneapolis, MN, US, 2012. (poster)
  14. Chang C-K, Hayes RD, Perera G, Broadbent MTM, Fernandes AC, Lee WE, Hotopf M, and Stewart R. ‘Life Expectancy at Birth for People with Serious Mental Illness from a Secondary Mental Health Care Case Register in London, UK'. The 3rd North American Congress of Epidemiology in Montreal, Canada, 2011. (oral presentation)
  15. Chang C-K, Wu CY, Hayes RD, Broadbent M, Hotopf M, and Stewart R. ‘Clinical risk assessment rating and all-cause mortality in secondary mental healthcare: the SLAM BRC Case Register'. The 13th International Congress of International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2011. (oral presentation)
  16. Chang C-K, Hayes R, Broadbent M, Hotopf M, and Stewart R. ‘Risk of Death and Determinants of Mortality among People with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) in South East London'. The 15th section meeting of European Psychiatric Association: Consequences of mental illness in Bergen, Norway, 2010. (oral presentation)
  17. Chang C-K, Thompson PD, Cantwell MM, Anderson LA, Watson RG, Murphy SJ, Johnston BT, Comber H, McGuigan J, Reynolds JV, and Murray LJ. ‘Susceptibility of Oesophageal Adenocarcinoma on Vitamin D Receptor Gene Polymorphisms and Vitamin D Level among Irish Population - a Case-control Study'. 2009 Annual Meeting, Athlone, Ireland. Irish Association for Cancer Research. (poster)
  18. Chang C-K, Tseng KC, Lai NS, and Chou AL. ‘Prognostic factors of chronic hepatitis C patients treated by pegylated interferon-alfa plus Ribavirin in Taiwan'. Am J Epidemiol. 2008;167:S73. (poster)
  19. Chang C-K, Astrakianakis G, Thomas DB, Seixas NS, Ray RM, Guo DL, Wernli KJ, Fitzgibbons ED, and Checkoway H. ‘Gallbladder cancer risk and occupational exposures among Shanghai female textile workers – A case-cohort study'. Am J Epidemiol. 2005;161:S81. (poster)
  20. Yeh S, Chang C-K, Schuster MW. ‘Potential weight gain effect of megestrol acetate in a randomized clinical trial with cachectic geriatric patients'. Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) in May, 2005. (oral presentation)
  21. Chang C-K, Seixas NS, Thomas DB, Guo DL, and Checkoway H. ‘Liver cancer among Shanghai female textile industry workers'. Am J Epidemiol. 2004;159:S77. (poster)
  22. Yeh SS, Hafner A, Chang C-K, Levine DM, Parker TS, and Schuster MW. ‘Relationship between Body Composition and Cytokines in Cachectic COPD Patients: a Brief Pilot Report'. Second International Scientific Meeting, The International Academy Nutrition and Aging. J Nutr Health Aging, July 2003. (oral presentation)

Research Projects

  • 2018 New Employee Research Grant, entitled as “Effects of aerobic and resistance training on indicators for preclinical stage of type 2 diabetes in people with insulin resistance: a multicenter randomized clinical trial with factorial design”, (NT$1,874,000; Co-PI; Project code: MOST 107-2401-H-988-001-MY2)
  • 2018 Undergraduate Student Research Grant, entitled as “Effectiveness Evaluation of Health Education on Colorectal Cancer Cognition and Screening Knowledge Delivered by Senior Elementary School Students to Their Family Elders: a multicenter randomized intervention trial”, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan (NT$48,000; Supervisor; Project code: 107-2314-B-845-001-)
  • 2018 New Employee Research Grant, entitled as “Effects and interactions of indoor / outdoor air pollutants, daily activities, and circadian clock genes on the risk of chronic inflammatory airway diseases”, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan (NT$583,040; PI; Project code: MOST 107-2813-C-845-035-B)

 

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