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圖檔:Yang, Nan ping MD, MSc, PhD
  •  Yang, Nan ping MD, MSc, PhD
  • Curriculum Vitae

    Nan-Ping Yang, MD, MSc, PhD
    Superintendent
    Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery, Hualien Hospital, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan

    Adjunct Professor
    Dept. of Public Health & Medical Humanities, Medical College, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

    Contact detail:
    yang.nanping@gmail.com

    Education
    1993 MD National Yang-Ming Medical College, Taiwan
    2001 MSc Institute of Public Health, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
    2005 PhD Institute of Public Health, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

    Personal Experience
    2014-2018 Deputy Superintendent, Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery, Keelung Hospital, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan
    2014-2019 Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Public Health & Medical Humanities, Medical College, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
    2012-2019 Vice Chief Editor, Journal of Medicine and Health (ISSN:2304-6856)

    Autobiography
    Prof./Dr. Nan-Ping Yang has received his PhD of Epidemiology in National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan during the period of 2001-2005. Currently, he is working as a medical staff of Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery & Deputy Superintendent in Keelung Hospital, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan and an Adjunct Professor of Department of Public Health & Medical Humanities, Medical College, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan.
    His researches have included community health promotion, epidemiology of orthopedic traumatology and medical utilization of the disadvantaged population, especially based on the nationwide data of Taiwan’s Health Insurance. He is serving as an editorial member of a reputed journal like Journal of Medicine and Health & expert Reviewers for several SCI journals like Clin Orthop Relat Res、BMC Musculoskel Dis、BMC Health Serv Res、Drugs & Aging、Arch Gerontol & Geriat、Traffic Inj Prev、BMC Cancer、Injury Prev、Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot and J Palliat Med. He has authored 82 research articles that had been cited up to 910 times (calculated until 31, Dec., 2018).

    Recent Publications
    1.NP Yang*, NW Hsu, CH Lin, HC Chen, HM Tsao, SS Lo, P Chou*. Relationship between muscle strength and falling experience among the elderly: The Yilan Study. BMC Geriatrics 2018;18:90. (*corresponding)【SCI】
    2.Lin KB#, Yang NP#, Lee YH, Chan CL, Wu CH, Chen HC, Chang NT*. The incidence of and factors of hip fractures and subsequent morbidities in Taiwan: an 11-year population-based cohort study. PLoS One 2018;13(2):e0192388. (#equal contribution)【SCI】
    3.CH Lin, T Lin, P Chou, NP Yang*. Trends and Comparisons of Utilizations of Emergency Departments due to Traumatic or Non-traumatic Causes among the HIV-positive Population in Taiwan, 2006-2011. Int J Environ Res Public Health 2017;14:1214. (*corresponding)【SCI】
    4.NP Yang, DV Phan, YH Lee, JC Hsu, ,RH Pan, CL Chan, NT Chang, D Chu. Retrospective One-Million Fixed-Cohort Survey of Utilization of Emergency Departments due to Traumatic Causes in Taiwan, 2001-2010. World J Emerg Surg 2016;11:41. 【SCI】
    5.Lin KB#, Lai KR, Yang NP#, Wu KS, Ting HW, Pan RH, Chan CL. Trends and Outcomes in the Utilization of Laparoscopic Appendectomies in a Low-income Population in Taiwan from 2003 to 2011. Int J Equality Health 2015;14:100. (#equal contribution) 【SSCI】
    6.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. (#equal contribution)【SCI】
    7.Lee YH#, Chu D, Yang NP#,, Chan CL, Cheng SP, Pai JT, Chang NT. Emergency Visits among End-of-Life Cancer Patients in Taiwan: A population-based study. BMC Palliat Care 2015;14:25. (#equal contribution)【SCI】
    8.Lin KB#, Chan CL, Yang NP#, Lai RK, Liu YH, Zhu SZ, Pan RH. Epidemiology of appendicitis and appendectomy for the low-income population in Taiwan, 2003-2011. BMC Gastroenterol 2015;15:18. (#equal contribution) 【SCI】


    This hospital is a smoke-free hospital and is completely banned from smoking.
    Number of Visitors
    284099
    Latest Update: 2020/07/31
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    UPDATE_TIME: 2020/07/31 14:53:18