• Taiwan

Research Output 2002 2019

  • 928 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
  • 65 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Conference contribution
2019

Effects of an acute bout of light-intensity walking on sleep in older women with sleep impairment: A randomized controlled trial

Chen, L. J., Stevinson, C., Fang, S. H., Taun, C. Y. & Ku, P-W., 2019 Jan 1, In : Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 15, 4, p. 581-586 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Somnambulism
Sleep
Randomized Controlled Trials
Light
Walking

Frequency of alcohol consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: A nationwide cohort study

Lai, Y. J., Hu, H. Y., Lee, Y. L., Ko, M. C., Ku, P-W., Yen, Y. F. & Chu, D., 2019 Jun 1, In : Clinical Nutrition. 38, 3, p. 1368-1372 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohol Drinking
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Cohort Studies
Confidence Intervals
Taiwan
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Associations between Near Visual Activity and Incident Myopia in Children: A Nationwide 4-Year Follow-up Study

Ku, P-W., Steptoe, A., Lai, Y. J., Hu, H. Y., Chu, D., Yen, Y. F., Liao, Y. & Chen, L. J., 2019 Feb 1, In : Ophthalmology. 126, 2, p. 214-220 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myopia
International Classification of Diseases
Ambulatory Care
Internet
Reading
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

A cut-off of daily sedentary time and all-cause mortality in adults: A meta-regression analysis involving more than 1 million participants

Ku, P-W., Steptoe, A., Liao, Y., Hsueh, M. C. & Chen, L. J., 2018 May 25, In : BMC Medicine. 16, 1, 74.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-Analysis
Regression Analysis
Mortality
Equipment and Supplies
Self Report

Associations between walking parameters and subsequent sleep difficulty in older adults: A 2-year follow-up study

Chen, L. J., Fox, K. R., Sun, W. J., Tsai, P. S., Ku, P. W. & Chu, D., 2018 Jan, In : Journal of Sport and Health Science. 7, 1, p. 95-101 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

varespladib methyl
Walking
Sleep
Metabolic Equivalent
Somnambulism
3 Citations (Scopus)

Leisure-Time, Domestic, and Work-Related Physical Activity and Their Prospective Associations With All-Cause Mortality in Patients With Cardiovascular Disease

Ku, P-W., Chen, L. J., Fox, K. R., Chen, Y. H., Liao, Y. & Lin, C. H., 2018 Jan 15, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 121, 2, p. 177-181 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leisure Activities
Cardiovascular Diseases
Exercise
Mortality
Taiwan
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prospective associations of physical fitness and cognitive performance among inpatients with Schizophrenia

Chen, L. J., Hao, J. C., Ku, P-W. & Stubbs, B., 2018 Dec 1, In : Psychiatry Research. 270, p. 738-743 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical Fitness
Inpatients
Schizophrenia
Short-Term Memory
Prospective Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prospective associations of social isolation and loneliness with poor sleep quality in older adults

Yu, B., Steptoe, A., Niu, K., Ku, P-W. & Chen, L. J., 2018 Mar 1, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 3, p. 683-691 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Loneliness
Social Isolation
Sleep
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
12 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective relationship between objectively measured light physical activity and depressive symptoms in later life

Ku, P-W., Steptoe, A., Liao, Y., Sun, W. J. & Chen, L. J., 2018 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 33, 1, p. 58-65 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depression
Light
Independent Living
Statistical Models
Causality

Sexual inequality in incident tuberculosis: A cohort study in Taiwan

Yen, Y. F., Hu, H. Y., Lee, Y. L., Ku, P-W., Ko, M. C., Chuang, P. H., Lai, Y. J. & Chu, D., 2018 Feb 1, In : BMJ Open. 8, 2, e020142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Tuberculosis
Cohort Studies
Health Services Needs and Demand
Incidence
2017
19 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerometer-assessed light physical activity is protective of future cognitive ability: A longitudinal study among community dwelling older adults

Stubbs, B., Chen, L. J., Chang, C. Y., Sun, W. J. & Ku, P. W., 2017 May 1, In : Experimental Gerontology. 91, p. 104-109 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Aptitude
Accelerometers
Longitudinal Studies
Light
1 Citation (Scopus)

Application of e-learning in teaching of english as a second language

Tsai, P. W., Tsai, P-S., Ku, P-W., Istanda, V. & Gabe, T., 2017 Jan 1, Intelligent Data Analysis and Applications - Proceedings of the 3rd Euro-China Conference on Intelligent Data Analysis and Applications, ECC 2016. Springer Verlag, p. 163-170 8 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 535).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Teaching
Students
Learning systems
Feedback

A retrospective cohort study on the risk of stroke in relation to a priori health knowledge level among people with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Taiwan

Lai, Y. J., Hu, H. Y., Lee, Y. L., Ku, P-W., Yen, Y. F. & Chu, D., 2017 May 22, In : BMC Cardiovascular Disorders. 17, 1, 130.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Health Status
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
3 Citations (Scopus)

Association between obesity and risk of chronic kidney disease: A nationwide Cohort study in Taiwan

Lai, Y. J., Hu, H. Y., Lee, Y. L., Ku, P-W., Yen, Y. F. & Chu, D., 2017 Nov 1, In : Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. 27, 11, p. 1008-1014 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Cohort Studies
Obesity
Body Mass Index

Associations of public bicycle use with transport-related and leisure-time physical activity in Taiwanese adults

Liao, Y., Chang, S. H., Ku, P. W. & Park, J. H., 2017 Sep 1, In : Journal of Transport and Health. 6, p. 433-438 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bicycles
leisure time
Leisure Activities
bicycle
Exercise
2 Citations (Scopus)

Heavy alcohol consumption increases the risk of active tuberculosis in Taiwanese adults: a nation-wide population-based cohort study

Yen, Y. F., Hu, H. Y., Lee, Y. L., Ku, P-W., Chuang, P. H., Lai, Y. J. & Chu, D., 2017 Dec 1, In : Addiction. 112, 12, p. 2124-2131 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohol Drinking
Tuberculosis
Cohort Studies
Taiwan
Population
11 Citations (Scopus)
Independent Living
Aptitude
Accelerometers
Longitudinal Studies
Statistical Models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Hypoxia induced mitogenic factor (HIMF) triggers angiogenesis by increasing interleukin-18 production in myoblasts

Su, C. M., Wang, I. C., Liu, S. C., Sun, Y., Jin, L., Wang, S. W., Lee, H. P., Tseng, W-P. & Tang, C. H., 2017 Dec 1, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 7393.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interleukin-18
Myoblasts
Angiogenesis Inducing Agents
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Muscles
3 Citations (Scopus)

Lifestyles and Mortality in Taiwan: An 11-Year Follow-up Study

Lin, Y. H., Ku, P. W. & Chou, P., 2017 May 1, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 29, 4, p. 259-267 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Life Style
Mortality
Vegetables
Fruit

Obesity, Apolipoprotein E ε4, and Difficulties in Activities of Daily Living Among Older Adults: a 6-Year Follow-up Study

Chen, L. J., Steptoe, A. & Ku, P-W., 2017 Apr 1, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 51, 2, p. 251-260 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apolipoprotein E4
Activities of Daily Living
Obesity
Genotype
Apolipoproteins E
6 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity/overweight reduces the risk of active tuberculosis: A nationwide population-based cohort study in Taiwan

Yen, Y. F., Hu, H. Y., Lee, Y. L., Ku, P-W., Lin, I. F., Chu, D. & Lai, Y. J., 2017 Jun 1, In : International Journal of Obesity. 41, 6, p. 971-975 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Tuberculosis
Cohort Studies
Obesity
Population
8 Citations (Scopus)

Physical activity, smoking, and the incidence of clinically diagnosed insomnia

Chen, L. J., Steptoe, A., Chen, Y. H., Ku, P-W. & Lin, C. H., 2017 Feb 1, In : Sleep Medicine. 30, p. 189-194 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Smoking
Incidence
International Classification of Diseases
Confidence Intervals
14 Citations (Scopus)
Accelerometry
Risk-Taking
Inpatients
Schizophrenia
Exercise

Prospective association between late-life physical activity and hospital care utilisation: A 7-year nationwide follow-up study

Ku, P-W., Steptoe, A., Chen, Y. H., Chen, L. J. & Lin, C. H., 2017 May 1, In : Age and Ageing. 46, 3, p. 452-459 8 p., afw202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospitalization
Hospital Costs
National Health Programs
Health Expenditures
Health Surveys
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prospective associations of exercise and depressive symptoms in older adults: the role of apolipoprotein E4

Ku, P. W., Steptoe, A. & Chen, L. J., 2017 Jul 1, In : Quality of Life Research. 26, 7, p. 1799-1808 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apolipoprotein E4
Depression
Alleles
Statistical Models
Causality
11 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between objectively measured sedentary behavior and cognitive performance in patients with schizophrenia vs controls

Stubbs, B., Ku, P-W., Chung, M. S. & Chen, L. J., 2017 Jan 1, In : Schizophrenia Bulletin. 43, 3, p. 566-574 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Schizophrenia
Exercise
Reaction Time
Multivariate Analysis
Behavior Control
1 Citation (Scopus)

Smoking behavioral changes and subsequent mortality during a 18-year follow-up in Kinmen, Taiwan

Lin, Y. H., Ku, P-W. & Chou, P., 2017 May 1, In : Journal of the Chinese Medical Association. 80, 5, p. 283-287 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taiwan
Smoking
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
Smoking Cessation
2016
10 Citations (Scopus)

Association between actigraphy-derived physical activity and cognitive performance in patients with schizophrenia

Chen, L. J., Steptoe, A., Chung, M. S. & Ku, P. W., 2016 Aug 1, In : Psychological Medicine. 46, 11, p. 2375-2384 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Actigraphy
Schizophrenia
Exercise
Light
Self Report
6 Citations (Scopus)

Associations between sleep quality and inflammatory markers in patients with schizophrenia

Fang, S. H., Suzuki, K., Lim, C. L., Chung, M. S., Ku, P-W. & Chen, L. J., 2016 Dec 30, In : Psychiatry Research. 246, p. 154-160 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Schizophrenia
Sleep
Inflammation
Neutrophils
Actigraphy
8 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Aquatic Exercise on Sleep in Older Adults with Mild Sleep Impairment: a Randomized Controlled Trial

Chen, L. J., Fox, K. R., Ku, P-W. & Chang, Y. W., 2016 Aug 1, In : International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 23, 4, p. 501-506 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Randomized Controlled Trials
Control Groups
Wrist
Walking
2 Citations (Scopus)

Flexibility of internal and external glenohumeral rotation of junior female tennis players and its correlation with performance ranking

Chiang, C. C., Hsu, C. C., Chiang, J. Y., Chang, W. C. & Tsai, J. C., 2016 Dec 1, In : Journal of Physical Therapy Science. 28, 12, p. 3296-3299 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tennis
Articular Range of Motion
Shoulder Joint
8 Citations (Scopus)

Late-Life Exercise and Difficulty with Activities of Daily Living: an 8-Year Nationwide Follow-up Study in Taiwan

Ku, P-W., Fox, K. R., Gardiner, P. A. & Chen, L. J., 2016 Apr 1, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 50, 2, p. 237-246 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activities of Daily Living
Taiwan
18 Citations (Scopus)

Leisure-Time Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviors and Subjective Well-Being in Older Adults: An Eight-Year Longitudinal Research

Ku, P-W., Fox, K. R. & Chen, L. J., 2016 Jul 1, In : Social Indicators Research. 127, 3, p. 1349-1361 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

leisure time behavior
leisure time
Leisure Activities
well-being
Exercise
8 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective associations of objectively assessed physical activity at different intensities with subjective well-being in older adults

Ku, P-W., Fox, K. R., Liao, Y., Sun, W. J. & Chen, L. J., 2016 Nov 1, In : Quality of Life Research. 25, 11, p. 2909-2919 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Light
Linear Models
Accelerometry
Independent Living
Taiwan
2015
8 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of exercise, sedentary time and insomnia with metabolic syndrome in Taiwanese older adults: A 1-year follow-up study

Chen, L. J., Lai, Y. J., Sun, W. J., Fox, K. R., Chu, D. & Ku, P-W., 2015 Oct 2, In : Endocrine Research. 40, 4, p. 220-226 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Exercise
Physical Fitness
Hand Strength
Health
5 Citations (Scopus)

Components of Late-Life Exercise and Cognitive Function: An 8-Year Longitudinal Study

Chu, D. C., Fox, K. R., Chen, L. J. & Ku, P-W., 2015 Apr 10, In : Prevention Science. 16, 4, p. 568-577 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cognition
Longitudinal Studies
Leisure Activities
Exercise
Health Status
25 Citations (Scopus)

effects of paeonol on anti-neuroinflammatory responses in microglial cells

Lin, C., Lin, H. Y., Chen, J. H., Tseng, W-P., Ko, P. Y., Liu, Y. S., Yeh, W. L. & Lu, D. Y., 2015 Apr 21, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 16, 4, p. 8844-8860 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurodegenerative diseases
Nitric oxide
Chemical activation
nitric oxide
Adenosinetriphosphate

Modelling the vicious circle between obesity and physical activity in children and adolescents using a bivariate probit model with endogenous regressors

Yeh, C. Y., Chen, L. J., Ku, P-W. & Chen, C. M., 2015 Jan 13, In : Journal of Biosocial Science. 47, 1, p. 61-74 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Exercise
adolescent
Pediatric Obesity
Taiwan
12 Citations (Scopus)

Objectively assessed physical activity and lower limb function and prospective associations with mortality and newly diagnosed disease in UK older adults: An OPAL four-year follow-up study

Fox, K. R., Ku, P-W., Hillsdon, M., Davis, M. G., Simmonds, B. A. J., Thompson, J. L., Stathi, A., Gray, S. F., Sharp, D. J. & Coulson, J. C., 2015 Mar 1, In : Age and Ageing. 44, 2, p. 261-268 8 p., afu168.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lower Extremity
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
Demography
Accelerometry
2014
9 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations of categories of physical activities with dimensions of subjective well-being in taiwanese older adults

Ku, P-W., Fox, K. R., Chang, C. Y., Sun, W. J. & Chen, L. J., 2014 Jan 1, In : Social Indicators Research. 117, 3, p. 705-718 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leisure Activities
well-being
Cross-Sectional Studies
Independent Living
Social Adjustment
14 Citations (Scopus)

Objectively assessed physical activity and subsequent health service use of UK adults aged 70 and over: A four to five year follow up study

Simmonds, B., Fox, K., Davis, M., Ku, P-W., Gray, S., Hillsdon, M., Sharp, D., Stathi, A., Thompson, J., Coulson, J. & Trayers, T., 2014 May 27, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 5, e97676.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

physical activity
health services
Health Services
Health
Prescriptions
4 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective associations between different categories of physical activity and insomnia in older adults

Chen, L. J., Fox, K. R., Sun, W. J., Lo, M. K. & Ku, P-W., 2014 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Sport Psychology. 45, 3, p. 173-186 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Exercise
Leisure Activities
Sleep
Interviews
2013
29 Citations (Scopus)

Fitness change and subsequent academic performance in adolescents

Chen, L. J., Fox, K. R., Ku, P-W. & Taun, C. Y., 2013 Sep 1, In : Journal of School Health. 83, 9, p. 631-638 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fitness
Body Mass Index
adolescent
performance
flexibility
17 Citations (Scopus)

Interaction of inflammatory and anti-inflammatory responses in microglia by Staphylococcus aureus-derived lipoteichoic acid

Huang, B. R., Tsai, C. F., Lin, H. Y., Tseng, W-P., Huang, S. S., Wu, C. R., Lin, C., Yeh, W. L. & Lu, D. Y., 2013 May 15, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 269, 1, p. 43-50 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microglia
Staphylococcus aureus
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Nitric Oxide Synthase Type II
Cyclooxygenase 2
2012
13 Citations (Scopus)

A Longitudinal Study of Childhood Obesity, Weight Status Change, and Subsequent Academic Performance in Taiwanese Children

Chen, L. J., Fox, K. R., Ku, P-W. & Wang, C. H., 2012 Sep 1, In : Journal of School Health. 82, 9, p. 424-431 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Longitudinal Studies
longitudinal study
childhood
Weights and Measures
28 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of acute resistance exercise on late-middle-age adults' goal planning

Chang, Y. K., Ku, P. W., Tomporowski, P. D., Chen, F. T. & Huang, C. C., 2012 Sep 1, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 44, 9, p. 1773-1779 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Executive Function
Independent Living
Short-Term Memory
Cognition
54 Citations (Scopus)

Physical activity and depressive symptoms in older adults: 11-year follow-up

Ku, P-W., Fox, K. R., Chen, L. J. & Chou, P., 2012 Apr 1, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 42, 4, p. 355-362 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Depression
Health Status
Social Adjustment
Health Promotion
17 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective associations between household-, work-, and leisure-based physical activity and all-cause mortality among older taiwanese adults

Chen, L. J., Fox, K. R., Ku, P-W., Sun, W. J. & Chou, P., 2012 Sep 1, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 24, 5, p. 795-805 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Leisure Activities
Exercise
Mortality
Taiwan
Proportional Hazards Models
24 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective associations between leisure-time physical activity and cognitive performance among older adults across an 11-year period

Ku, P-W., Stevinson, C. & Chen, L. J., 2012 Oct 11, In : Journal of Epidemiology. 22, 3, p. 230-237 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leisure Activities
Exercise
Health Status
Social Adjustment
Taiwan
43 Citations (Scopus)
Leisure Activities
Depression
Population
Odds Ratio
Logistic Models