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School of Nursing

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Yun-Fang Tsai

Chair & Professor

Contact Information
  Chang Gung University School of Nursing 
259 Wen-Hwa 1st Road, Kwei-Shan Tao-Yuan,Taiwan
E-mail: yftsai@mail.cgu.edu.tw
TEL: +886-3-2118800 ext. 3204
FAX: +886-3-2118868
EDUCATION
 
PhD University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA 1996
MS University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA 1993
BS National Taiwan University, TAIWAN   1989
AWARDS
 
2001 Education of Ministry- Outstanding Multi-media Teaching Material Award, Taiwan
1996 Research Award of National Science Council, Taiwan
1995   Midwest Nursing Research Society-Outstanding Doctoral Student Poster
TEACHING SUBJECTS
 
Introduction to Nursing Research
Quantitative Nursing Research
Advanced Pediatric and Mental Health Nursing and Practicum I & II
Theory and Philosophy in Nursing
Research ethic and academic writing
Mental Health in Elders
RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
AIDS Care
Symptom Management
Elderly Care
Mental Health Care
Nursing Education
RESEARCH
 

  1. Effects of an Integrated Health Care Program on Osteoarthritis Pain, Physical Function, and Quality of Life Among Older Adults with Knee Osteoarthritis Who Refuse Total Knee Arthroplasty (2017-2020)
  2. Roles of Ageism and Mental Illness Stigma in Older Outpatients’ Depression- and Suicide-Related Help-Seeking Intentions and Quality of Life (2017-2020)
  3. Maintaining older people's physical function and quality of life between physician-recommended and actual knee-replacement surgery for osteoarthritis (2014-2017)
  4. Establishing a hazardous drinking-behavior model for family members of hazardous-drinker patients (2014-2017)
  5. Effects of a Brief Substance Use Intervention Web Based Program (2015-2016)
  6. Suicide Assessment among Older Persons-Instrument and Model Development (2012-2014)
  7. Development and Validation of an Observational Measure for Old People with Pain: Using Osteoarthritic Pain as an Example (2011-2014)
  8. Osteoarthritic pain in knees among Chinese elders: Establishing a pain model and   testing the feasibility of an innovative and interdisciplinary intervention protocol (2011-2014)
  9. Suicide Assessment among Older Persons-Instrument and Model Development (2011-2012)
  10. Computerized PAINRelieveIt Protocol for Cancer Pain-An International Coordination Study (2008-2011)
  11. Effects of a Brief Alcohol Intervention Web Based Program (2008-2011)
  12. Parents’ of toddlers and old people’s knowledge, attitude, and behaviors about vaccinations in Taiwan (2007)
  13. Suicidal Behaviors Among Institutionalized Eders in Veteran Homes (2006-2008)
  14. Effects of a Training Program Focusing on Drinking Problems on Nurses and Physicians (2006-2008)
  15. The prevalence of common symptoms (depression, pain, and sleeping problems) and evaluation of symptom management among elderly in nursing homes (2004-2006)
  16. Validity of Taiwanese Version of Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test and Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Alcohol Early Intervention (II) (2004-2006)
  17. Constructing and testing a model of essence of nursing in Taiwan (2005-2006)
  18. Reflections and Redevelopment of the Essence of Nursing in Taiwan (2003-2005)
  19. Symptom Management Among Persons with HIV/AIDS (2003-2004)
  20. Validity of Taiwanese Version of Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test and Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Alcohol Early Intervention-A Longitudinal Study (2003-2004)
  21. Development and evaluation of a manual on management of hallucination symptom(2002-2003)
  22. The evaluation of depressive state and light therapy in elderly in communities of Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Shenzhe (2001-2003)
  23. Development and evaluation of a manual on management of HIV/AIDS symptom(National Science Council, R.O.C., 2001-2002)
  24. Aboriginal nurses’ attitude and intention about taking a sexual history in the eastern Taiwan(1999-2000)
  25. Nurses’ attitude and intention about taking a sexual history (1998-1999)

 


 PUBLICATIONS
 

 

  1. Chang, Y. L., Tsai, Y. F.,* Hsu, C. L., Chao, Y. K., Hsu, C. C., & Lin, K. C. (2019). The effectiveness of a nurse-led exercise and health education informatics program on exercise capacity and quality of life among cancer survivors after esophagectomy: A randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Nursing Studies. doi:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2019.103418.[Epub ahead of print] (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  2. Lin, Y. P., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2019). Development and validation of a dignity in care scale for nurses. Nursing Ethics, 26(7-8), 2467-2481. doi: 10.1177/0969733018819120. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  3. Hsiao, C. Y., Lu, H. L., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2019). Factors associated with primary family caregivers’ perceptions on quality of family-centered care in mental health practice. Journal of  Nursing Scholarship, 51(6), 680-688. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12526. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  4. Chen, D. W., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chung, S. C., Hsu, K. Y., Yeh, W. L., & Chen, C. Y. (2019). Development and validation of a Caregiving Needs Inventory for family members before their older relative’s knee joint-replacement surgery. Disability and Rehabilitation. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2019.1643414.
    [Epub ahead of print] (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  5. Tsai, S. M., Kao, J. T., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2019). Illness trajectory of initial infection for patients with hepatitis C: A Qualitative Study. Nursing and Health Sciences, 21(1), 112-118. doi: 10.1111/nhs.12568. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  6. Hsu, K. Y., Tsai, Y. F.,* Yeh, W. L., Chen, D. W., Chen, C. Y., & Wang, Y. W. (2018). Triggers and decision-making patterns for receiving total knee arthroplasty among older adults with knee osteoarthritis: A qualitative descriptive study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 27, 4373-4380. doi: 10.1111/jocn.14557. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  7. Asmaningrum N., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2018). Nurse perspectives of maintaining patient dignity in Indonesian clinical care settings: A multicenter qualitative study. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 50(5), 482-491. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12410. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  8. Hsu, K. Y., Tsai, Y. F.,* Huang, C. C., Yeh, W. L., Chang, K. P., Lin, C. C., Chen, C. Y., & Lee, H. L. (2018). Tobacco-smoking, alcohol-drinking, and betel-quid-chewing behaviors: Development and use of a web-based survey system. JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 6(6), e142. doi:10.2196/mhealth.9783. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  9. Asmaningrum N., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2018). Patient perspectives of maintaining dignity in Indonesian clinical care settings: A qualitative descriptive study. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 74(3), 591-602. doi: 10.1111/jan.13469. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  10. Hsiao, C. Y., Lu, H. L., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2018). Effects of family sense of coherence on internalized stigma and health-relate quality of life among individuals with schizophrenia. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 27, 138-146. doi: 10.1111/inm.12302 (SSCI) (Corresponding author)
  11. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2018). Development, validation and testing of a nursing home to emergency room transfer(NHERT) checklist. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 27, 115-122. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13853 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  12. Cheng, L. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Wang, C. H., & Tsay, P. K. (2018). Validation of two Chinese-version pain observation tools in conscious and unconscious critically ill patients. Intensive & Critical Care Nursing, 44, 115-122. doi: 10.1016/j.iccn.2017.08.004. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  13. Hsiao, C. Y., Lee, C. T., Lu, H. L., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2017). Living with schizophrenia: Health-related quality of life among primary family caregivers. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 26(23-24), 5151-5159. doi: 10.1111/jocn.14063. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  14. Chen, T. F., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, Y. C., & Yeh, S. H. (2017). Exploring the relationships among managers' affiliations and leadership styles, and role functions of nurse practitioners. Journal of Taiwan Nurse Practitioners, 4(1), 26-35. (Corresponding author) (in Chinese)
  15. Yeh, W. L., Tsai, Y. F.,* Hus, K. Y., Chen, D. W., & Chen, C. Y. (2017). Factors related to the indecision of older adults with knee osteoarthritis about receiving physician-recommended total knee arthroplasty. Disability and Rehabilitation, 39(22), 2302-2307. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2016.1226407 (Corresponding author)
  16. Li, C. C., Chang, T. C., Tsai, Y. F., & Chen, L. (2017). Quality of life among survivors of early-stage cervical cancer in Taiwan: An exploration of treatment modality differences. Quality of Life Research, 26(10), 2773-2782. doi: 10.1007/s11136-017-1619-0 (SCI)
  17. Lee, S. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Wang, Y. W., Chen, Y. J., & Tsai, H. H. (2017). Development and psychometric testing of the triggers of suicidal ideation inventory for assessing older outpatients in primary care settings. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 32(10), 1114-1121. doi: 10.1002/gps.4574 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  18. Li, C. C., Tsai, Y. F., Chang, T. C., & Chen, L. (2017). Associations among menopausal symptoms, sleep and fatigue in Taiwanese women with endometrial cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care, 26(5). doi: 10.1111/ecc.12559 (SCI)
  19. Chang, Y. L., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2017). Early illness experiences related to unexpected heart surgery: A qualitative descriptive study. Australian Critical Care, 30, 279-285. doi: 10.1016/j.aucc.2016.11.005 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  20. Kao, M. W., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2017). Development and psychometric testing of a scale for evaluating self-management needs of knee osteoarthritis (SMNKOA) in Taiwan. Clinical Nursing Research, 26(3), 354-372. (SCI) doi: 10.1177/1054773816630250 (Corresponding author)
  21. Lin, C. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Yeh, W. L., Kao, J. T., & Chen, C. Y. (2017). Perceptions of problem-drinker patients’ family members about their own hazardous-drinking behaviours in Chinese general hospitals: A qualitative study. BMC Psychiatry, 17(1), 189. doi: 10.1186/s12888-017-1348-5. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  22. Huang, L. B., Tsai, Y. F.,* Liu, C. Y., & Chen, Y. J. (2017). Influencing and protective factors of suicidal ideation among older adults. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 26(2), 191-199. doi: 10.1111/inm.12247 (SSCI) (Corresponding author)
  23. Tsai, H. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* & Liu, C. Y. (2017). Advance directives and mortality rates among nursing home residents: A retrospective, longitudinal study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 68, 9-15. doi:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2016.12.006 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  24. Tsai, H. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* & Liu, C. Y. (2016). Repeated hospital transfers and associated outcomes by residency time among nursing home residents in Taiwan. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 17(11), 1020-1024. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2016.06.019 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  25. Yu, Y. C., & Tsai, Y. F.,* Fang, J. T., Yeh, M. L., Fang, J. Y., & Liu, C. Y. (2016). Effects of mouthwash interventions on xerostomia and unstimulated whole saliva flow rate among hemodialysis patients: A randomized controlled study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 63, 9-17. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2016.08.009 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  26. Chen, K. L., Tsai, Y. F.,* Shao, J. H., & Shyu, Y. I. (2016). The perspectives and expectations of new nursing graduates regarding the hospital-based nursing students scholarship. The Journal of Nursing, 63(5), 55-64. doi:10.6224/JN.63.5.55 (Corresponding author) (in Chinese)
  27. Kao, M. W., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chang, T. K., Wang, J. S., Chen, C. P., & Chang, Y. C. (2016). The effects of self-management
    intervention among middle-age adults with knee osteoarthritis. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 72(8), 1825–1837. doi: 10.1111/jan.12956. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  28. Tsai, S. M., Kao, J. T., & Tsai, Y. F.,* (2016). How hepatitis C patients manage the treatment process of pegylated interferon
    and ribavirin therapy: A qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 16(1), 247. doi: 10.1186/s12913-016-1503-6. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  29. Wang, Y. W., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lee, S. H., Chen, Y. J., & Chen, H. F. (2016). Development and psychometric testing of the protective reasons against suicide inventory for assessing older Chinese-speaking outpatients in primary care settings. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 72(7), 1701–1710. (SCI) doi:
    10.1111/jan.12971. (Corresponding author)
  30. Chen, H. F., Tsai, Y. F.,* His, M. S., & Chen, J. C. (2016). Factors affecting quality of life in adults with epilepsy in Taiwan: A cross-sectional, correlational study. Epilepsy & Behavior, 58, 26-32. (SCI) doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2016.02.019 1525-5050 (Corresponding author)
  31. Tsai, H. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* & Huang, H. L. (2016). Nursing home nurses’ experiences of resident transfers to the emergency department: No empathy for our work environment difficulties. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(5-6), 610–618. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13084. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  32. Chang, Y. L., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chao, Y. K., & Wu, M. Y. (2016). Quality of life measures as predictors of post-esophagectomy survival of patients with esophageal cancer. Quality of Life Research, 25(2), 465-475. doi: 10.1007/s11136-015-1094-4. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  33. Wu, Y. R., Tsai, Y. F.,* Wu, W. C., & Wang, J. S. (2016). The effects of biosensing game on the physical health-related fitness for chronic schizophrenic patients. The Journal of Nursing, 63(1), 49–58. doi:10.6224/JN.63.1.49 (Corresponding author) (in Chinese)
  34. Chen, J. C., Chen, S. F., Hsi, M. S., Tsai, Y. F., & Lin, Y., L., & Lin, S. C. (2015). Exploration the related factors of economic independence in patients with epilepsy. Chang Gung Nursing, 26(4), 386-399. doi: 10.3966/102673012015122604002 (in Chinese)
  35. Chen, S. H., Huang, J. L., Yeh, K. W., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2015). Stress of asthma care for children: A qualitative study on caregivers. Journal of Nursing Research, 23(4), 298-307. doi: 10.1097/JNR.0000000000000083 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  36. Hsiao, C. Y., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2015). Factors associated with the perception of family nursing practice among mental health nurses. Journal of Family Nursing, 21(4), 508-528. doi: 10.1177/1074840715606543 (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  37. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2015). Attitudes toward and predictors of videoconferencing use among frequent family visitors to nursing home residents in Taiwan. Telemedicine and e-Health, 21(10), 838-844. (SCI)doi:10.1089/tmj.2014.0206 (Corresponding author)
  38. Hsu, K. Y., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lin, Y. P., & Liu, H. T. (2015). Primary family caregivers’ observations and perceptions of their older relatives’ knee osteoarthritis pain and pain management: A qualitative study. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 71(9), 2119-2128. doi: 10.1111/jan.12684. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  39. Tsai, Y. F., Chen, W. J., Huang, T. S., Hsu, K. Y., Yeh, W. L., & Chan, Y. S. (2015). Comparing the outcomes of two pain assessment tools using old people with knee osteoarthritis as an example. Chang Gung Nursing, 26(2), 137-147. (in Chinese)
  40. Hsiao, C. Y., Lu, H. L., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2015). Factors influencing mental health nurses' attitudes towards people with mental illness. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 24(3), 272-280. doi: 10.1111/inm.12129 (SSCI) (Corresponding author)
  41. Hsiao, C. Y., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2015). Factors of caregiver burden and family functioning among Taiwanese family caregivers living with schizophrenia. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 24(11-12), 1546-56. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12745. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  42. Lee, S. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, C. Y., & Huang, L. B. (2014). Triggers of suicide ideation and protective factors of actually executing suicide among first onset cases in older psychiatric outpatients: a qualitative study. BMC Psychiatry, 14(1), 269. doi:10.1186/s12888-014-0269-9. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  43. Hsiao, C. Y., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2014). Caregiver burden and satisfaction in families of individuals with schizophrenia. Nursing Research, 63(4), 260-9. doi: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000047. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  44. Kao, M. W., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2014). Illness experiences in middle-aged adults with early-stage knee osteoarthritis: Findings from a qualitative study. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 70(7), 1564–1572. doi: 10.1111/jan.12313. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  45. Chen, Y. J., Tsai, Y. F.,* Ku, Y. C., Lee, S. H., & Lee, H. L. (2014). Perceived reasons for, opinions about, and suggestions for elders considering suicide: Elderly outpatients’ perspectives. Aging and Mental Health, 18(5), 593-9. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2013.860424. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  46. Chen, Y. J., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lee, S. H., & Lee, H. L. (2014). Protective factors against suicide among young-old Chinese outpatients. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 372. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-372. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  47. Chang, Y. L., Tsai, Y. F.,* Wu, Y. C., & Hsieh, M. J. (2014). Factors relating to quality of life after esophagectomy for cancer patients in Taiwan. Cancer Nursing, 37(1), 4-13. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0b013e318277dc53. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  48. Hsiao, C. Y., Tsai, Y. F., & Kao, Y. C. (2013). Psychometric properties of a Chinese version of the Jefferson Scale of Empathy-Health Profession Students. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 20, 866-873. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12024 (SSCI)
  49. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.,* Weng, L. C., & Chou, H. F. (2013). More than communication skills: experiences of communication conflict in nursing home nurses. Medical Education, 47(10), 990-1000. doi: 10.1111/medu.12233. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  50. Wang, Y. W., Tsai, Y. F.,* Wong, T. K.S., & Ku, Y. C. (2013). Development and psychometric testing of a Chinese-language instrument for assessing institutionalised older males' motivations for living. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 22(19-20), 2867-2875. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12089. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  51. Yu, Y. C., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2013). FROM SILENCE TO STORM—patient illness trajectory from diabetes diagnosis to haemodialysis in Taiwan: a qualitative study of patients’ perceptions. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 69(9), 1943-52. doi: 10.1111/jan.12055. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  52. Tsai, Y. F.,* Lin, Y. P., Tsai, M. C., Weng, C. E., & Chen, Y. C. (2013). Hazardous alcohol-drinking problems among a Chinese hospital patient population. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 69(8), 1819-28. doi: 10.1111/jan.12043. (SCI)
  53. Chen, S. H., Huang, J. L., Yeh, K. W., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2013). Interactive support interventions for caregivers of asthmatic children. Journal of Asthma, 50(6), 649-57. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2013.794236. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  54. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2013). Prevalence and factors related to depressive symptoms among family caregivers of nursing home residents in Taiwan. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48(7), 1145-52. doi: 10.1007/s00127-013-0652-8. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  55. Ku, Y. C., Liu, M. E., Tsai, Y. F., Liu, W. C., Lin, S. L., & Tsai, S. J. (2013). Associated factors for falls, recurrent falls, and injurious falls in aged men living in Taiwan veterans homes. International Journal of Gerontology, 7(2), 80-84. (SCI)
  56. Chen, H. N., & Tsai, Y. F. (2013). A predictive model for disability in patients with lumbar disc herniation. Journal of Orthopaedic Science, 18(2), 220-9. doi: 10.1007/s00776-012-0354-1. (SCI)
  57. Lin, Y. P., Watson, R., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2013). Dignity in care in the clinical setting: A narrative review. Nursing Ethics, 20(2), 168-177. DOI: 10.1177/0969733012458609 (SCI)
  58. Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, Y. C., Lin, Y. P., Tsai, M. C., & Weng, C. E. (2012). Hazardous drinking problems in family members of problem-drinker patients in Chinese general hospitals. General Hospital Psychiatry, 34(6), 633-8. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2012.06.003. (SCI) (NSC97-2314-B-182-034-MY3)
  59. Kao, M. W., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2012). Living experiences of middle-aged adults with early knee osteoarthritis in prediagnostic phase. Disability & Rehabilitation, 34(21), 1827–1834. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2012.665127. (SCI)
    (Corresponding author)
  60. Tsai, Y. F.,* Wong, T. K.S., Ku, Y. C., & Liu, W. C. (2012). Reasons for living among older male Chinese residents of veterans’ homes. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 68(9),1978-1987. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2011.05884.x. (SCI) (NSC-95-2314-B-182-043-MY2)
  61. Yu, Y. C., Huang J. Y., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2012). Symptom cluster among hemodialysis patients in Taiwan. Applied Nursing Research, 25(3), 190-196. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2010.11.002. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  62. Pan, L. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2012). Quality of life in colorectal cancer patients with diarrhoea after surgery: A longitudinal study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21(15), 2357-2366. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.04034.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  63. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2012). Development and validation of the Family Meaning of Nursing-Home Visits Scale. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21(15), 2108-2117. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2012.04150.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  64. Feng, R. F., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2012). Socialisation of new graduate nurses to practising nurses. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21(13-14), 2064-2071. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.03992.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  65. Han, K. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, M. C., & Chen, Y. Y. (2012). Violent schizophrenia patients: Caregiver burden and related factors. The Journal of Nursing, 59(2), 29-39. (in Chinese) (Corresponding author)
  66. Yu, H. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, M. C., & Yeh, C. H. (2012). Underuse of antithrombotic therapy caused high incidence of ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation. International Journal of Stroke, 7(2), 112-117. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-4949.2011.00667.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  67. Tsai, Y. F.,* Liu, L. L., Tsai, H. H., & Chung, S. C. (2012). Self-care management and risk factors for depressive symptoms among elderly outpatients in Taiwan. International Psychogeriatrics, 24(2), 278-287. doi: 10.1017/S1041610211001645. (SSCI)
  68. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2012). Family members' perceived meaning of visiting nursing home residents in Taiwan. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 68(2), 302-311. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2011.05737.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author) (NSC-98-2314-B-182-055)
  69. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2011). Changes in depressive symptoms, social support and loneliness over 1 year after a minimum 3-month videoconference program for older nursing home residents. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 13(4): e93. doi: 10.2196/jmir.1678. (SCI) (Corresponding
    author) (NSC-97-2314-B-182-018)C
  70. hen, S. H., Tsai, Y. F., Sun, C. Y., Wu, I. W., & Wu, M. S. (2011). The impacts of self-management support on the progression of chronic kidney disease- A prospective randomized controlled trial. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 26(11), 3560-6. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfr047. (SCI)
  71. Tsai, M. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Hwang, F. M., & Liu, C. Y. (2011). Effectiveness of a brief intervention for managing hazardous drinking problems of inpatients in Taiwan. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 67(9), 2038-2046. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2011.05623.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author) (NSC94-2314-B-182-016)
  72. Tsai, Y. F.,* Tsai, M. C., Lin, Y. P., Weng, C. E., Chou, Y. L., & Chen, C. Y. (2011). An alcohol training program improves Chinese nurses' knowledge, self-efficacy and practice: A randomized controlled trial. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 35(5), 976-983. doi: 10.1111/j.1530- 0277.2010.01428.x. (SCI) (NSC-95-2314-B-182-034-MY2)
  73. Chen, H. F., Tsai, Y. F.,* Shih, M. S., & Chen, J. C. (2011). Validation of the Chinese version of the Liverpool Adverse Events Profile in patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy Research, 94(1), 45-52. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2011.01.008. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  74. Wang, L. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, J. S., & Tsay, P. K. (2011). Intention, needs, and expectations of cancer patients participating in clinical trials. Cancer Nursing, 34(2), 117-23. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0b013e3181efe1c0. (SCI)
    (Corresponding author)
  75. Lin, Y. P., Tsai, Y. F.* & Chen, H. F. (2011). Dignity in care in the hospital setting from patients’ perspectives in Taiwan: A descriptive qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20(5-6), 794-801. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03499.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author) 
  76. Nokes, K. M., Coleman, C. L., Hamilton, M. J., Corless, I. B., Sefcik, E., Kirksey, K. M., Eller, L. S., Kemppainen, J., Dole, P. J., Nicholas, P. K., Reynolds, N. R., Bunch, E. H., Holzemer, W. L., Wantland, D. J., Tsai, Y. F., Rivero-Mendez, M., & Canaval, G. E. (2011) Age-related effects on symptom status and health-related quality of life in persons with HIV/AIDS. Applied Nursing Research, 24(1), 10-6. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2009.03.002. (SCI)
  77. Lin, Y. P., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2011). Maintaining patients’ dignity during clinical care: a qualitative interview study. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 67(2), 340-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2010.05498.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  78. Pan, L. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, M. L., Tang, R., & Chang, C. J. (2011). Symptom distress and self-care strategies of colorectal cancer patients with diarrhea up to three months after surgery. Cancer Nursing, 34(1), E1-9. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0b013e3181e3ca21. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  79. Tsai, H. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Wang, H. H., Chang, Y. C., & Chu, H. H. (2010). Videoconference program enhances social support, loneliness, and depressive status of elderly nursing home residents. Aging and Mental Health, 14(8), 947-54. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2010.501057. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  80. Wang, H. L., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2010). Nurses' knowledge and barriers regarding pain management in intensive care units. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 19(21-22), 3188-96. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03226.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  81. Lee, H. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Luo, S. F., & Tsay, P. K. (2010). Predictors of disability in Taiwanese patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 19(21-22), 2989-96. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03335.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  82. Tsai, Y. F.,* Liu, L. L., & Chung, S. C. (2010). Pain prevalence, experiences, and self-care management strategies among the community-dwelling elderly in Taiwan. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 40(4), 575-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2010.02.013. (SCI)
  83. Eller, L. S., Bunch, E. H., Wantland, D. J., Portillo, C. J., Reynolds, N. R., Nokes, K., Coleman, C. L., Kemppainen, J. K., Kirksey, K. M., Corless, I. B., Hamilton, M. J., Dole, P. J., Nicholas, P. K., Holzemer, W. L., & Tsai, Y. F. (2010). Prevalence, correlates, and self-management of HIV-related depressive symptoms. AIDS Care, 22(9), 1159-70. (SSCI)
  84. Chen, H. F., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lin, Y. P., Shih, M. S., & Chen, J. C. (2010). The relationships among medicine symptom distress, self-efficacy, patient-provider relationship, and medication compliance in patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy & Behavior, 19(1), 43-49. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2010.06.007. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  85. Huang, L. Y., Tsai, Y. F., Chien, H. C., Chuang, S. L., Chang, C. S., Tzaan, W. C., & Chung, H. J. (2010). Shoulder and neck pain management after cervical spine surgery.中西醫結合護理雜誌,1(1), 65-76.
  86. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2010). Older nursing home residents’ experiences with videoconferencing to communicate with family members. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 19(11-12), 1538-43. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03198.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  87. Tsai, Y. F.,* Tsai, M. C., Lin, Y. P., Weng, C. E., Chen, C. Y., & Chen, M. C.
    (2010). Facilitators and barriers to intervening for problem alcohol use. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 66(7), 1459-1568. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2010.05299.x. (SCI) (NSC-95-2314-B-182-034-MY2)
  88. Su, H. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, W. J., & Chen, M. C. (2010). Health care needs of patients during early recovery after total knee replacement surgery. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 19(5-6), 673-81. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2009.03107.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  89. Lin, H. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lin, P. J., & Tsay, P. K. (2010). Effects of a therapeutic lifestyle-change programme on cardiac risk factors after coronary artery bypass graft. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 19(1-2), 60-68. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2009.02980.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  90. Chung, F. F., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2009). The death anxiety in the healthy elderly. Journal of Chang Gung Institute of Technology, 11, 123-132. (Corresponding author)
  91. Ku, Y. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lin, Y. C., & Lin, Y. P. (2009). Suicide experiences among institutionalised older veterans in Taiwan. The Gerontologist, 49(6), 746-54. (SSCI) (Corresponding author) doi: 10.1093/geront/gnp114. (NSC-95-2314-B-182-043-MY2)
  92. Tsai, Y. F.* (2009). Nurses' perceived facilitators and barriers to assessing for alcohol use in Taiwan. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 18(14), 2078-86. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2008.02590.x. (SCI) (NSC-95-2314-B-182-034-MY2)
  93. Corless, I. B., Lindgren, T., Holzemer, W., Robinson, L., Moezzi, S., Kirksey, K., Coleman, C., Tsai, Y. F., Eller, L. S., Hamilton, M. J., Sefcik, E. F., Canaval, G. E., Rivero-Méndez, M., Kemppainen, J. K., Bunch, E. H., Nicholas, P. K., Nokes, K. M., Dole, P., & Reynolds, N. (2009). Marijuana effectiveness as an HIV self-care strategy. Clinical Nursing Research, 18(2), 172-93. doi: 10.1177/1054773809334958.
  94. Willard, S., Holzemer, W. L., Wantland, D. J., Cuca, Y. P., Kirksey, K. M., Portillo, C. J., Corless, I. B., Rivero-Méndez, M., Rosa, M. E., Nicholas, P. K., Hamilton, M. J., Sefcik, E., Kemppainen, J., Canaval, G., Robinson, L., Moezzi, S., Human, S., Arudo, J., Eller, L. S., Bunch, E., Dole, P. J., Coleman, C., Nokes, K., Reynolds, N. R., Tsai, Y. F., Maryland, M., Voss, J., & Lindgren, T. (2009). Does "asymptomatic" mean without symptoms for those living with HIV infection? AIDS Care, 21(3), 322-8. doi: 10.1080/09540120802183511. (SSCI)
  95. Tsai, Y. F.,* Tsai, M. C., Lin, Y. P., & Chen, C. Y. (2009). Brief intervention for problem drinkers in a Chinese population: A randomized controlled trial in a hospital setting. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 33(1), 95-101. doi: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2008.00815.x. (SCI) (NSC 93-2314-B-182-064 & NSC 94-2314-B- 182-016)
  96. Reynolds, N. R., Eller, L. S., Nicholas, P. K., Corless, I. B., Kirksey, K., Hamilton, M. J., Kemppainen, J. K., Bunch, E., Dole, P., Wantland, D., Sefcik, E., Nokes, K. M., Coleman, C. L., Rivero, M., Canaval, G. E., Tsai, Y. F., & Holzemer, W. L. (2009). HIV Illness Representation as a Predictor of Self-care Management and Health Outcomes: A Multi-site, Cross-cultural Study. AIDS and Behavior, 13, 258-67. (SSCI)
  97. Tsai, Y. F.,* Wong, T. K. S., Tsai, H. H., & Ku, Y. C. (2008). Self-worth therapy for depressive symptoms in older nursing home residents. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 64(5), 488-494. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2008.04804.x. (SCI) (NSC 94-2314-B- 182-015)
  98. Chang, Y. L., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lin, P. J., Chen, M. C., & Liu, C. Y. (2008). Prevalence and risk factors for postoperative delirium in a cardiovascular intensive care unit. American Journal of Critical Care, 17(6), 567-575. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  99. Lin, C. R., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chang H. L. (2008). Coping mechanisms of parents of children recently diagnosed with autism in Taiwan: A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(20), 2733-40. doi: 10.1111/j.1365- 2702.2008.02456.x. (SCI) (CMRP1386) (Corresponding author)
  100. Wang Y. N., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2008). The concepts and management of loneliness in the elderly. 中護學報,第七期,32-43(Corresponding author)
  101. Tsai, Y. F.,* Chu, T. L., Lai, Y. H., & Chen, W. J. (2008). Pain experiences, control beliefs, and coping strategies in Chinese elders with osteoarthritis. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(19), 2596-2603. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2008.02306.x. (SCI)
  102. Huang, M. Y., Tsai, Y. F.,* Li, C. Li, & Chen J. C. (2008). Screening for Hazardous drinkers among patients in a emergency department. Journal of Taiwan Emergency Medicine, 10, S27-33. (Corresponding author)
  103. Tsai, H. H., Chen, M. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2008). Perceptions of filial piety among Taiwanese university students. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 63(3), 284-90. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2008.04711.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  104. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2008). A temporary home to nurture health: Lived experiences of older nursing home residents in Taiwan. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(14), 1915-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2007.02240.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  105. Tsai, Y. F.,* Wong, T. K.S., & Ku, Y. C. (2008). Self-care management of sleep disturbances and risk factors for poor sleep among elderly residents of Taiwanese nursing homes. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(9), 1219-26. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2007.02020.x. (SCI) (NSC 93-2314-B-182-065)
  106. Lee, Y. S., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lai, Y. H., & Tsai, C. M. (2008). Fatigue experience and coping strategies in Taiwanese lung cancer patients receiving chemotherapy. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(7), 876-883. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2007.02021.x. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  107. Nicholas, P. K., Voss, J. G., Corless, I. B., Lindgren, T. G., Wantland, D. J., Kemppainen, J. K., Canaval, G. E., Sefcik, E. F., Nokes, K. M., Bain, C. A., Kirksey, K. M., Eller, L. S., Dole, P. J., Hamilton, M. J., Coleman, C. L., Holzemer, W. L., Reynolds, N. R., Portillo, C. J., Bunch, E. H., Tsai, Y. F., Mendez, M. R., Davis, S. M., & Gallagher, D. M. (2007). Unhealthy behaviours for self-management of HIV-related peripheral neuropathy. AIDS Care, 19(10), 1266-1273. (SSCI)
  108. Tsai, F. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chien, C. C., & Lin C. C. (2007). Emergency nurses' knowledge of and perceived barriers to pain management in Taiwan. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16, 2088-95. (SCI) (Corresponding author)
  109. Tsai, Y. F. (2007). Gender differences in pain and depressive tendency among Chinese elders with knee osteoarthritis. Pain, 130(1-2), 188-94. (SCI) doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2007.03.014
  110. Huang, H. W., Tsai, Y. F., Chang Y. L., & Hwang, K. C. (2007). The effects of internet case management on knowledge, attitude, behaviors and service satisfaction of patients with diabetics in an outpatient department. The Journal of Taiwan Association for Medical Informatics, 16(2), 1-12.
  111. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2007). Problem-solving experiences among elders living alone in eastern Taiwan. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16(5), 980-986. (SCI)(Corresponding author)
  112. Tsai, Y. F. (2007). Self-care management and risk factors for depressive symptoms among Taiwanese institutionalized older persons. Nursing Research, 56(2), 124-131. (SCI)
  113. Tu, H. M., Tsai, Y. F., Wong, K. S. T., Chiang, H. W., & Lee, T. T. (2007). Analyze the purpose & user interface design requirement of nurses on computerize clinical pathway system. The Journal of Taiwan Association for Medical Informatics, 16(1), 47-60.
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  115. Chien, C. C., Fu, W. M., Huang, H. I., Lai, Y. H., Tsai, Y. F., Guo, S. L., Wu, T. J., & Ling, Q, D. (2007). Expression of neurotrophic factors in neonatal rats after peripheral inflammation. Journal of Pain, 8(2), 161-167. (SCI)
  116. Shih, N. Y., Heng, H. F., Yu, H. L., Tsai, Y. F.* (2006). A project of improving the rate of completion of changing dressing skills of intravenous Port-A. The Journal of Oncology Nursing, 6(2), 43-52. (Corresponding author)
  117. Ku, Y. C., Liu, W. C., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2006). Prevalence and risk factors for depressive symptoms among veterans home elders in eastern Taiwan. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 21(12), 1181-1186. (SCI, IF=1.930, 16/30) (Corresponding author)
  118. Tsai, Y. F.,* & Chen, C. Y. (2006). Self-care symptom management strategies for auditory hallucinations among patients with schizophrenia in Taiwan. Applied Nursing Research, 19(4), 191-196. (SCI) (CMRP 1292)
  119. Su, H. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Line, Y. N., Weng, C. E. (2006). Promotion of ward radiation protection safety. Chang Gung Nursing, 17(3), 332-340. (Corresponding author)
  120. Nokes, K. M., Rivero-Mendez, M., Valencia, C. P., Tsai, Y. F., Bunch, E. H., Coleman, C. L., Sefcik, E., Eller, L. S., Hamilton, M. J., Corless, I. B., Kirksey, K. M., Kemppainen, J., Dole, P. J., Nicolas, P., Reynolds, N. R., Wantland, D. J., & Holzemer, W. L. (2006). Socio-demographic and other characteristics in persons 50 years and older with HIV/AIDS in five countries. Global Ageing: Issues and Action, 4(2), 5-13.
  121. Tsai, Y. F.* (2006). Self-care management and risk factors for depressive symptoms among elderly nursing home residents in Taiwan. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 32(2), 140-7. (SCI)
  122. Kemppainen, J. K., Eller, L. S., Bunch, E., Hamilton, M. J., Dole, P., Holzemer, W., Kirksey, K., Nicholas, P. K., Corless, I. B., Coleman, C., Nokes, K. M., Reynolds, N., Sefcil, L., Wantland, D., & Tsai, Y. F. (2006). Strategies for self management of HIV-related anxiety. AIDS Care, 18(6), 597-607. (SSCI)
  123. Hsiung, P. C., Tsai, Y. F., Liang, C. C., Hung, C. C., Chen, M. Y., & Chang, S. C. (2006). Effects of internal medicine residency training in AIDS care in Taiwan. AIDS Care, 18(5), 426-32. (SSCI)
  124. Coleman, C. L., Eller, L. S., Nokes, K. M., Bunch, E., Reynolds, N. R., Corless, I. B., Dole, P., Kemppainen, J. K., Kirksey, K., Seficik, L., Nicholas, P. K., Hamilton, M. J., Tsai, Y. F., & Holzemer, W. L. (2006). Prayer as a Complementary Health Strategy for Managing HIV-related Symptoms among Ethnically Diverse Patients. Holistic Nursing Practice, 20(2), 65-72.
  125. Deng, H. C., Shyu, L. Y. I., Chen, M. C., Tsai, Y. F., & Lin, H. N. (2005). Factors related to depression in elderly patients receiving hospitalization care for hip fractures. Journal of Evidence-Based Nursing, 1(4), 253-262.
  126. Tsai, Y. F.,* Yeh, S. H., Tsai, H. H. (2005). Prevalence and risk factors for depressive symptoms among community-dwelling elders in Taiwan. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 20(11), 1097-1102. (SCI) (NSC91-2314-B-182-042)
  127. Tsai, Y. F.,* Hozelmer, L. W., & Leu, H. S. (2005). An evaluation the effect of a manual on management of HIV/AIDS symptom. International Journal of STD & AIDS, 16(9), 625-9. (SCI) (NSC 90-2314-B-182-114)
  128. Tsai, Y. F.,* & Ku, Y. C. (2005). Self-care symptom management strategies for auditory hallucinations among inpatients with schizophrenia at a veterans’ hospital in Taiwan. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 19(4), 194-199. (SCI) (CMRP 1292)
  129. Tsai, Y. F.,* Wei, S. L., Lin, Y. P., & Chien, C. C. (2005). Depressive symptoms, pain experiences and pain management strategies among residents of Taiwanese public elder care homes. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 30(1), 63-9. (SCI)
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  132. Liu, C. Y., Tsai, Y. F.,* Hu, S. T., & Chen, H. Y. (2005). Satisfaction with nursing care on post-operative pain among abdominal surgery patients. Chang Gung Nursing, 16(1), 1-11. (Corresponding author)
  133. Tsai, M. C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, C. Y., & Liu, C. Y. (2005). Alcohol use disorders identification test (AUDIT): Establishment of cut-off scores in a hospitalized Chinese population. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 29(1), 53-57. (SCI) (NSC92-2314-B-182-062) (Corresponding author)
  134. Tsai, Y. F.,* Tsai, H. H., Lai, Y. H., & Chu, T. L. (2004). Pain prevalence, experiences and management strategies among the elderly in Taiwanese nursing homes. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 28(6), 579-584. (SCI)
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  137. Tsai, Y. F.* (2004). Nurses’ facilitators and barriers for taking a sexual history in Taiwan. Applied Nursing Research, 17(4), 257-264. (SCI) (NSC-88-2314-B-320-003)
  138. Tsai, Y. F.,* & Wong, T. K.S. (2004). Aboriginal adolescents’ pregnancy in eastern Taiwan. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 26(6), 595-608. (SCI) (NSC 89-2314-B-320-013)
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  143. Tsai, Y. F.* (2003). Expanding roles of mental health nurses in AIDS care. The Journal of Nursing, 50(6), 17-21. (in Chinese)
  144. Tsai, Y. F.,* & Hsiung, P. (2003). Aboriginal nurses’ perception of facilitators and barriers for taking a sexual history in Taiwan. Public Health Nursing, 20(4), 281-286. (SCI). (NSC 89-2314-B-320-013)
  145. Tsai, F. C., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2003). A study of patients’ perceptions of pain and satisfaction with pain management in an emergency department. Chang Gung Nursing, 14(2) 133-141. (Corresponding author)
  146. Tsai, Y. F., & Wong, T. K.S. (2003). Strategies for resolving Aboriginal adolescent pregnancy in Eastern Taiwan. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 41(4), 351-357. (SCI) (NSC89-2314-B-320-013)
  147. Tsai, Y. F.,* Hsiung, P. C., & Hozelmer, L. W. (2003). Validation of a Chinese version of the sign and symptom checklist for persons with HIV diseases (SSC-HIV-C). Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 25(4), 363-368. (SCI) (NSC 89-2314-B-320-017)
  148. Chen, H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2003). The psychosocial responses and coping strategies in the epilepsy. Chang Gung Nursing, 14(1), 21-30. (Corresponding author)
  149. Lee, M., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2003). A pilot study of self-management strategies for auditory hallucination in schizophrenia. Journal of Health Science, 5(1), 45-54. (Corresponding author)
  150. Lee, Y. S., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lai, Y. H., & Kao, R. H. (2002). A study on the fatigue levels and related factors of lung cancer patients during chemotherapy. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 6(6), 797-804. (Corresponding author)
  151. Tseng, C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lin, R., Chen, Y., Chang, M., & Shiu, C. (2002). Factors associated with foot ulceration in diabetic patients. Asia Journal of Nursing Studies, 6(1), 16-24.(Corresponding author)
  152. Tsai, Y. F.* (2002). Aboriginal nurses’ beliefs, attitudes, and values about sexuality in Taiwan. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 24(7), 803-814. (SCI) (NSC 89-2314-B-320-013)
  153. Chang, C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, Y., & Hwang, S. (2002). Factors related to anxiety among burn patients. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 6(5), 661-671. (Corresponding author)
  154. Tsai, Y. F.,* Wong, T. K.S., & Chen. S. C. (2002). Prevalence and related risk factors of areca quid chewing among junior high students in Eastern Taiwan. Public Health, 116(4), 190 194. (SCI)
  155. Wei, S., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2002). Senile dementia-related knowledge and attitudes of the general population in the Hualien area. Tzu Chi Medical Journal, 14(2), 97-104. (Corresponding author)
  156. Tsai, Y. F.,* Hsiung, P., & Hozelmer, L. W. (2002). Symptom management in Taiwanese patients with HIV/AIDS. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 23(4), 301-9. (SCI) (NSC 89-2314-B-320-017)
  157. Tsai, H., Chen, M., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2001). Factors associated with depressive symptoms among the elderly living alone in a village of 921 earthquake disaster area. Tzu Chi Medical Journal, 13(3), 169-175. (Corresponding author)
  158. Tsai, Y. F.,* & Hsiung, P. (2001). Taiwanese nurses’ attitudes about taking a sexual history. Kaohsiung Journal of Medical Sciences, 17(6), 319-326. (NSC-88-2314-B-320-003)
  159. Hsiung, P., Tsai, Y. F., Hung, C., & Chen, M. (2001). Intention of residents in internal medicine to care for patients infected with HIV at a university hospital in Taiwan. International Journal of STD & AIDS, 12(9), 602-608. (SCI)
  160. Lin, Y., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2001). Effects of systematic nursing interventions on knowledge, attitudes and self-care behaviors of patients with heart failure. Tzu Chi Medical Journal, 13(2), 105-111. (Corresponding author)
  161. Tsai, Y. F.,* & Hsiung, P. (2001). Re-entry nursing student attitudes and behaviors in patient sexual history taking. Journal of Medical Education, 5(1), 33-39.
  162. Chen, H., Tsai, Y. F.,* & Lai, C. (2001). The pilot study for a Chinese version of quality of life in epilepsy inventory-89. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 5(3), 253-260. (Corresponding author)
  163. Chang, C., Tsai, Y. F.,* Chen, Y., Hwang, S. (2001). Factors related to depression among burn patients. The Journal of Nursing, 48(2), 37-47. (Corresponding author)
  164. Chen, H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Lai, C., & Fan, T. (2001). Quality of life in patient with epilepsy. Tzu Chi Medical Journal, 13(1), 47-55. (Corresponding author)
  165. Lee, T., Tsai, Y. F.,* & Young, M. (2000). The needs and related factors of caregivers of aboriginal and non-aboriginal schizophrenia patients in the Hualien area. Tzu Chi Medical Journal, 12(4), 247-257. (Corresponding author)
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  167. Tsai, Y. F.,* & Hsiung, P. (2000). An investigation of junior college nursing students’ intentions to care for HIV-positive patients. Tzu Chi Medical Journal, 12(2), 123-130.
  168. Tsai, Y. F.* (2000). Predicting nursing students’ intention to care for patients who are HIV positive. Nursing Research, 8(2), 203-213. (in Chinese) (NSC 86-2314-B-030-005-T) (NSC 87 2314-B-320-017)
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