Jr-Rung Lin

1.Name:Jr-Rung Lin
2.Institution:Chang Gung University
3.Position:Associate Professor

4.Department:
Clinical Informatics and Medical Statistics Research Center (CIMS),
Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences,
Department of Biomedical Sciences;
Department of Anesthesiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

5.Address:No.259, Wenhua 1st Rd., Guishan Dist., Taoyuan City 33302, Taiwan
6.Tel(GSM optional)/Fax:+886-3-2118800 ext.3756
7.E-mail:jr@mail.cgu.edu.tw
8.Personal Website:http://cims.cgu.edu.tw/files/15-1079-17012,c4463-1.php
9.Focus of Interest:Pharmaceutical Statistics, Clinical Trials, Biostatistics

10.Fulltime Employment:
Associate Professor, Clinical Informatics and Medical Statistics Research Center,
and Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences (Joint Appointment), Chang Gung University, 2017/08–Present
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Joint Appointment), Chang Gung University, 2018/02–Present
Joint Appointment Associate Research Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 2017/08–Present
Joint Appointment Assistant Research Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 2016–2017/07
Assistant Professor, Clinical Informatics and Medical Statistics Research Center,
and Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences (Joint Appointment), Chang Gung University, 2009–2017/07
Statistical Consultant, Resource Center for Clinical Research, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 2009–2016
Postdoctor Fellow, Statistics Education Center, National Taiwan University, 02/2009–07/2009
Visiting Graduate Student (Graduate Students Research Abroad Program of NSC),
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University School of Medicine, USA, 05/2007–01/2008
Adjunct Instructor, National Taipei College of Nursing, 08/2004–01/2009
Biostatistician, Clinical Research Lab/Division of Biostatistics, Koo Foundation Sun Yet-Sen Cancer Center, 06/2002–05/2003
Adjunct Instructor, Department of Information Management, Shih Hsin University, 08/2001–07/2002
Assistant Researcher, Institute of Public Opinion, Shih Hsin University, 11/2000–05/2002
Research Staff, Secretary Office, Taipei Wanfang Hospital, 01/2000–10/

11.Education:
Ph.D. in Biostatistics, National Taiwan University

12.Honors and Awards:

13.SelectedMain Publications(up to 5 ):
1.Tsai Y.F., Chen H.P., Liu F.C., Liu S.H., Chen C.Y., Cheng C.W., and Lin J.R.**, "Nationwide Population-based Study Reveals Increased Malignancy Risk in Taiwanese Liver Transplant Recipients", Oncotarget. (Dec, 2016), 7(50):83784-83794. (SCI, Impact Factor: 5.008, Rank: 36/213)

2.Hong C.H., Tu H.P., Lin J.R., and Lee C.H., "An estimation of the incidence of tuberous sclerosis complex in a nationwide retrospective cohort study (1997–2010)", British Journal of Dermatology. (Jun, 2016), 174(6): 1282-9. (SCI, Impact Factor: 4.317, Rank: 5/61)

3.Liu C.H.*, Lin S.C.*, Lin J.R., Yang J.T., Chang Y.J., Chang C.H., Chang T.Y., Huang K.L., Ryu S.J., and Lee T.H., " Dehydration is an independent predictor of discharge outcome and admission cost in acute ischaemic stroke", European Journal of Neurology. (Sep, 2014), 21(9): 1184-91. (SCI, Impact Factor: 3.956, Rank: 38/193)

4.Lin J.R., Chow S.C., Chang C.H., Lin Y.C., and Liu J.P., ''Application of the parallel line assay to assessment of biosimilar products based on binary endpoints'', Statistics in Medicine. (Dec, 2013), 32(3): 449-461. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.533, Rank: 31/123)

5.Hsu K.Y., Lin J.R.**, Lin M.S., Chen W., Chen Y.J., and Yan Y.H., ''The modified medical research council (mMRC) dyspnoea scale is a good indicator of health-related quality of life in patients with COPD'', Singapore Medical Journal. (Jun, 2013), 54(6): 321-327. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.573, Rank: 118/155)

* Equal Contributions
** Corresponding Author

14.Patents:

15.Board Certification / Professional Affiliations:

16.Ongoing projects:

17.All publications:
1. Liu C.H., Lin J.R., Liou C.W., Lee J.D., Peng T.I., Lee M., and Lee T.H. (2017) "Causes of death in different subtypes of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke", Angiology. doi: 10.1177/0003319717738687.

2. Liu F.C., Ting P.C., Lin J.R., and Yu H.P. (2017) "Immunosuppressants and new onset gallstone disease in patients having undergone renal transplantation", Ther Clin Risk Manag. 13: 1391-1398.

3. Liu F.C., Lin H.T., Lin J.R., and Yu H.P. (2017) "Impact of immunosuppressant therapy on new-onset diabetes in liver transplant recipients", Ther Clin Risk Manag. 13:1043-1051.

4. Hung J.W., Chou C.X., Chang H.F., Wu W.C., Hsieh Y.W., Chen P.C., Yu M.Y., Chang C.C., and Lin J.R., (2017) ''Cognitive effects of weight-shifting controlled exergames in patients with chronic stroke: a pilot randomized comparison trial'', European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. 53(5): 694-702.

5. Yeo L.L Chien S.C., Lin J.R., Liow C.W., Lee J.D., Peng T.I., Luen T.H., Sharma V., Chan B., and Lee T.H. (2017) ''Derivation and validation of a scoring system for intravenous tissue plasminogen activator use in asian patients'', Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 26(8): 1695-1703.

6. Kuo H.Y., Lin J.R., Huang W.H., and Chiang M.L. (2017) ''Clinical outcomes for primary molars treated by different types of pulpotomy: A retrospective cohort study'', Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2017.02.010.

7. Lin C.W., Hsu B.R., Tsai J.S., Yang H.M., Lin J.R., Lin C.H., Huang C.H., Hung S.Y., and Huang Y.Y. (2017). "Effect of limb preservation status and body mass index on the survival of patients with limb-threatening diabetic foot ulcers", J. Diabetes Complications. 31(1): 180-185.

8. Chung P.C., Chen H.P., Lin J.R., Liu F.C., and Yu H.P. (2016) "Impact of preoperative chronic renal failure on liver transplantation: A population-based cohort study", Ther Clin Risk Manag. 12: 1855–1860.

9. Cheng C.W., Liu F.C., Lin J.R., Tsai Y.F., Chen H.P., and Yu H.P. (2016) "The impact of hospital/surgeon volume on acute renal failure and mortality in liver transplantation: A nationwide cohort study", PLoS ONE. 11(3): e0152324.

10. Tsai Y.F., Chen H.P., Liu F.C., Liu S.H., Chen C.Y., Cheng C.W., and Lin J.R.** (2016) "Nationwide population-based study reveals increased malignancy risk in Taiwanese liver transplant recipients", Oncotarget. 7(50): 83784-83794.

11. Liu F.C., Lin J.R., Chen H.P., Tsai Y.F., and Yu H.P. (2016) "Prevalence, predictive factors, and survival outcome of new-onset diabetes after liver transplantation: A population-based cohort study", Medicine. 95(25): e3829.

12. Ho W.M., Lin J.R., Wang H.H., Liou C.W., Chang K.C., Lee J.D., Peng T.Y., Yang J.T., Chang Y.J., Chang C.H., and Lee T.H. (2016) "Prediction of in-hospital stroke mortality in critical care unit", Springerplus. 5(1): 1051.

13. Hsu P.Y., Yang S.H., Tsang N.M., Fan K.H., Hsieh C.H., Lin J.R., Hong J.H., Lin Y.C., Chen H.Y., Yang C.T., Yang C.W., and Chen J.L. (2016). "Efficacy of traditional chinese medicine in xerostomia and quality of life during radiotherapy for head and neck cancer: A prospective pilot study", Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. pii: S1056-8727(16)30623-7.

14. Hong C.H., Tu H.P., Lin J.R., and Lee C.H. (2016) "An estimation of the incidence of tuberous sclerosis complex in a nationwide retrospective cohort study (1997–2010)", British Journal of Dermatology. 174(6): 1282-9.

15. Chen H.P., Tsai Y.F., Lin J.R., Liu F.C., and Yu H.P. (2016) "Recipient age and mortality risk after liver transplantation: A population-based cohort study", PLoS ONE. 11(3): e0152324.

16. Liu C.H., Wei Y.C., Lin J.R., Chang C.H., Chang T.Y., Huang K.L., Chang Y.J., Ryu S.J., Lin L.C., and Lee T.H. (2016) "Initial blood pressure is associated with stroke severity and is predictive of admission cost and one-year outcome in different stroke subtypes: a SRICHS registry study", BMC Neurology. 16:27.

17. Lee J.T., Hsieh M.H., Cheng P.J., and Lin J.R. (2016) "The role of xylitol gum chewing in restoring postoperative bowel activity after cesarean section", Biological Research For Nursing. 18(2):167-72

18. Chen H.P., Tsai Y.F., Lin J.R., Liu F.C., and Yu H.P. (2015) "Incidence and outcomes of acute renal failure following liver transplantation: A population-based cohort study", Medicine. 94(52): e2320.

19. Shen S.J., Peng P.Y., Chen H.P., Lin J.R., Lee M.S., and Yu H.P. (2015) "Analgesic effects of intra-articular bupivacaine/intravenous parecoxib combination therapy versus intravenous parecoxib monotherapy in patients receiving total knee arthroplasty: A randomized, double-blind trial", BioMed Research International. 2015:450805.

20. Lo Y.L., Ni Y.L., Wang T.Y., Lin T.Y., Li H.Y., White D.P., Lin J.R., and Kuo H.P. (2015) "Bispectral index in evaluating effects of sedation depth on drug-induced sleep endoscopy", Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 11(9): 1011-1020.

21. Lin J.R., Chang Y.C., and Liu J.P. (2015) '' Evaluation of the parallel line assay for assessment of biosimilar products based on censored data'', Journal of the Chinese Statistical Association. 53(1): 23-37. (JEL, EconLit, CIS)

22. Liu C.H., Chang C.H., Chang T.Y., Huang K.L., Lin J.R., Chen Y.W., Yip B.S., Ryu S.J., Chang Y.J., and Lee T.H. (2015) "Carotid artery stenting improves cerebral hemodynamics regardless of the flow direction of ophthalmic artery", Angiology 66(2):180-6.

23. Chi N.F., Liu H.L., Yang J.T., Lin J.R., Liao S.L., Peng B.H., Lee Y.T., and Lee T.H. (2014) " Neuroprotective mechanism of BNG-1 against focal cerebral ischemia: A neuroimaging and neurotrophin study", PLoS ONE. 9(12): e114909.

24. Liu C.H.*, Lin S.C.*, Lin J.R., Yang J.T., Chang Y.J., Chang C.H., Chang T.Y., Huang K.L., Ryu S.J., and Lee T.H. (2014) " Dehydration is an independent predictor of discharge outcome and admission cost in acute ischaemic stroke", European Journal of Neurology. 21(9): 1184-91.

25. Wang S.Y., Liao C.H., Fu C.Y., Kang S.C., Ouyang C.H., Kuo I.M., Lin J.R., Hsu Y.P., Yeh C.N., and Chen S.W. (2014) "An outcome prediction model for exsanguinating patients with blunt abdominal trauma after damage control laparotomy: a retrospective study", BMC Surgery. 14: 24.

26. Lee J.T., Liu H.L., Yang J.T., Yang S.T., Lin J.R., and Lee T.H. (2014) " Longitudinal MR imaging study in the prediction of ischemic susceptibility after cerebral hypoperfusion in rats: Influence of aging and hypertension", Neuroscience. 257: 31-40.

27. Chiang M.L., Hsieh Y.J., Tseng Y.L., Lin J.R., and Chiang C.P. (2014) "Oral mucosal lesions and developmental anomalies in dental patients of a teaching hospital in northern Taiwan", Journal of Dental Sciences. 9(1): 69-77.

28. Hsu K.Y., Lin J.R.**, Lin M.S., Chen W., Chen Y.J., and Yan Y.H. (2013) ''The modified medical research council (mMRC) dyspnoea scale is a good indicator of health-related quality of life in patients with COPD'', Singapore Medical Journal. 54(6): 321-327.

29. Lin J.R., Chow S.C., Chang C.H., Lin Y.C., and Liu J.P. (2013) ''Application of the parallel line assay to assessment of biosimilar products based on binary endpoints'', Statistics in Medicine. 32(3): 449-461. (2015 SCI Statistics & Probability, Impact Factor: 1.533)

30. Chen C.F.(equal), Lin J.R. (equal) and Liu J.P. (2013) "Statistical inference on censored data for targeted clinical trials under enrichment design", Pharmaceutical Statistics. 12(3): 165-173. (2015 SCI Statistics & Probability, Impact Factor: 1.235)

31. Chen L.W., Lin K.J., Chang L.C., Lin J.R., and Chien R.N. (2013) "Persistent or recurrent peptic ulcer in patients with negative urea breath test after H. pylori eradication and proton pump inhibitor therapy", Gastroenterol J Taiwan. 30(2): 190-198.

32. Liu J.P., Lin J.R., and Chow S.C. (2012) " Letter to the Editor: Authors' reply to the letter to the editor by L. Chen and Y. X. Liu", Pharmaceutical Statistics. 11(4): 343-345. (2015 SCI Statistics & Probability, Impact Factor: 1.235)

33. Cheng J.S., Wu D.B.C., Wen Y.W., Liu P.H., Lin J.R. and Chang C.J. (2012) ''Biosignatures: Comparative effectiveness research in biomarker clinical studies'', Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 111(6): 300-4.

34. Huang C.F., Lee H.C., Yeung C.Y., Chan W.T., Jiang C.B., Sheu J.C., Wang N.L., Lin J.R. (2012) ''Constipation is a major complication after posterior sagittal anorectoplasty for anorectal malformations in children'', Pediatrics and Neonatology. 53(4): 252-6.

35. Chin S.C., Chang C.H., Chang T.Y., Huang K.L., Wu T.C., Lin J.R., Chang Y.J., Lee T.H. (2012) ''Brain computed tomography perfusion may help to detect hemodynamic reconstitution and predict intracerebral hemorrhage after carotid stenting'', J Vasc Surg. 56(5): 1281-90.

36. Chiang S.F., Hung H.Y., Tang R., Changchien C.R., Chen J.S., You Y.T., Chiang J.M., and Lin J.R. (2012) ''Can neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio predict the survival of colorectal cancer patients who have received curative surgery electively?'', Int J Colorectal Dis. 27(10): 1347-57.

37. Lee T.H., Liu H.L., Yang S.T., Yang J.T., Yeh M.Y., and Lin J.R. (2011) "Effects of aging and hypertension on cerebral ischemic susceptibility: Evidenced by MR diffusion–perfusion study in rat", Experimental Neurology. 227(2): 314-321.

38. Cheng H.H., Chao A., Liao M. N., Lin J.R., Huang H. J., Chou H.H., Chang T. C., Chen W. J., Kuo H. Y., and Lai C. H. (2010) "An exploration of papanicolaou smear history and behavior of patients with newly diagnosed cervical cancer in Taiwan", Cancer Nursing. 33(5): 362-368.

39. Richmond J.A., Bailey D.E., Patel K., Jezsik J.A., Muir A., Lin J.R., Chow S.C., Uzarski D., and McHutchison J.G. (2010) "The use of complementary and alternative medicine by patients with chronic hepatitis C", Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 16(3): 124–131.

40. Liu J.P., Lin J.R., and Chow S.C. (2009) "Inference on treatment effects for targeted clinical trials under enrichment design", Pharmaceutical Statistics. 8(4): 356-370.

41. Liu J.P., Lin J.R., and Hsieh E. (2009) ''A non-inferiority test for treatment-by-interaction with applications to bridging studies and global trials'', Drug Information Journal. 43: 9-14.

42. Liu J.P., and Lin J.R. (2008) ''Statistical methods for targeted clinical trials under enrichment design'', Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 107: S35-S42.


* Equal Contributions
** Corresponding Author
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