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  • The susceptibility of tenocytes from different ages of donors towards dexamethasone and ascorbic acid can be screened in a microfluidic platform. , Applied Sciences Nov. 2019, 9(22): 4765 , Chih-Hao Chiu, Poyu Chen, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Yi-Sheng Chan, Kuo-Yao Hsu, Rei Higashikawa, Kin-Fong Lei*
  • Real-time detection of antibiotics cytotoxicity in rabbit periosteal cells using microfluidic devices with comparison to conventional culture assays. , BMC Musculoskelet Disord. July 2019; 20:339. , Chih-Hao Chiu, Kin-Fong Lei, Yi-Sheng Chan, Steve WN Ueng, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*
  • Intramedullary nailing and plating osteosynthesis in the correction of post-traumatic deformity in late-diagnosed distal radius fractures: a retrospective comparison study. , BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 20:236, May 2019. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Chun-Ying Cheng, Chun-Jui Weng, Ying-Chao Chou
  • Real-Time Monitoring of Ascorbic Acid-Mediated Reduction of Cytotoxic Effects of Analgesics and NSAIDs on Tenocytes Proliferation. , Dose-Response, Jan-March 2019; 1-9. , Chih-Hao Chiu, Poyu Chen, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Yi-Sheng Chan, Kuo-Yao Hsu, Higashikawa Rei, Kin-Fong Lei*
  • Self-Renewal and Differentiation of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells (ADSCs) Stimulated by Multi-Axial Tensile Strain in a Pneumatic Microdevice. , Micromachines 9:607, Nov. 2018. , Chih-Hao Chiu, Yun-Wen Tong, Wen-Ling Yeh, Kin-Fong Lei*, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*
  • Investigation of growth factor and tenocyte proliferation induced by platelet rich plasma (PRP) in a 3-chamber co-culture device. , Micromachines 9:446, Sep. 2018. , Chih-Hao Chiu, Rei Higashikawa, Wen-Ling Yeh, Kin-Fong Lei, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*
  • Early and late fixation of ulnar styloid base fractures yields different outcomes. , Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 13:193, Aug. 2018. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Chih-Hao Chiu, Chun-Jui Weng, Shih-Sheng Chang, Chun-Ying Cheng
  • Anteromedial fractures of the ulnar coronoid process: correlation between surgical outcomes and radiographic findings. , BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 19:248, July 2018. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Chun-Jui Weng, Ying-Chao Chou, Chun-Ying Cheng
  • Long-Term Outcomes of Modular Metal Prosthesis Replacement in Patients with Irreparable Radial Head Fractures. , J of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 13:134 (1-7), June 2018. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Ying-Chao Chou, Chun-Jui Weng and Chun-Ying Cheng
  • Mid-term survivorship of cruciate-retaining versus posterior-stabilized total knee arthroplasty using modular mini-keel tibial implants. , J of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 13:35, Feb. 2018. , Cheng-Pang Yang, Kuo-Yao Hsu, Yu-Han Chang, Yi-Sheng Chan, Hsin-Nung Shih, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*
  • Influence of age, gender, and radiographic features on the deltoid splitting approach for surgical osteosynthesis in displaced proximal humerus fractures: a comparison study. , BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 18: 495, 2017. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Chih-Hao Chiu, Kuo-Yao Hsu and Yi-Sheng Chan
  • Results of arthroscopic repair of peripheral triangular fibrocartilage complex tear with exploration of dorsal sensory branch of ulnar nerve. , The Open Orthopaedics Journal 11: 525-532, June 2017 , Chen ACY*, Chun-Jui Weng, Chih-Hao Chiu, Shih-Sheng Chang, Chun-Ying Cheng, Yi-Sheng Chan
  • A modified approach for elbow arthroscopy using an adjustable arm holder. , Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017; 12:20 , Chen ACY, Lin CL, Cheng CY, Chang CH, Chan YS, Hsu KY
  • Investigation of osteogenic activity of primary rabbit periosteal cells stimulated by multi-axial tensile strain. , Biomed Microdevices 2017; 19:13-19 , Chih-Hao Chiu, Jun-Liang Liu, Chih-Hsuan Chang, Kin Fong Lei*, Chen ACY*
  • Shoulder Ultrasonography Performed by Orthopedic Surgeons Increases Efficiency in Diagnosis of Rotator Cuff Tears. , Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017; 12:63 , Chih-Hao Chiu, Chen P, Chen ACY*, Kuo-Yao Hsu, Shih-Sheng Chang, Yi-Sheng Chan, Yeung-Jen Chen
  • Distal radius fractures: minimally invasive plating osteosynthesis with dorsal bicolumnar locking plates fixation. , Indian J Orthop 2017 Jan-Feb; 51(1): 93-96 , Chen ACY, Ying-Chao Chou, Chun-Ying Cheng
  • Using Boston carpal tunnel syndrome questionnaire to predict patient satisfaction with endoscopic carpal tunnel release – a retrospective cohort study. , The Open Orthopaedics Journal 2016; 10:757-764 , Chen ACY, Meng-Huang Wu, Chun-Ying Cheng, Yi-Sheng Chan
  • Intramedullary nailing for correction of posttraumatic deformity in late- diagnosed distal radius fractures. , Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology 2016 Aug: e1-6 , Chen ACY, Cheng CY, Chou YC
  • Real-time human tenocytes proliferation and responses to anesthetics and NSAIDs in microfluidic culture system. , Formosan Journal of Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016; 7: 79 -89 , Chiu CH, Chen ACY*, Lee KF
  • Chondroblastoma of the Triquetrum. (Case Report) , Pediatrics and Neonatology 54(4):278-280, Aug. 2013. , Chen-Te Wu, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Chao-Jan Wang, Chih-Wei Wang, Chen-Ju Fu, Yon-Cheong Wong
  • Design optimization and experimental evaluation of dorsal double plating fixation for distal radius fracture. , Injury 44:527-534, April 2013. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Yu-Hao Lin, Hsien-Nan Kuo, Tsung-Chih Yu, Chun-Li Lin
  • Assessment in orthopaedic training - an analysis of rating consistency by using an objective structured examination video. , Journal of Surgical Education 70(2): 189-192, March 2013. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Mel S Lee, Wen-Jer Chen, Shih-Tseng Lee
  • Biomechanical Analysis of Volar and Dorsal Double Locking Plates for Fixation in Comminuted Extra-articular Distal Radius Fractures: A 3D Finite Element Study. , Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering 32(5):349-356, Nov. 2012 , Yu-Hao Lin, Chun-Li Lin, Hsien-Nan Kuo, Ming-Tsung Sun, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*
  • Post-traumatic Acromioclavicular Instability Reconstructed with Coracoacromial Ligament and Conjoined Tendon: a Preliminary Report. , Formosan Journal of Musculoskeletal Disorders 3:121-125, Nov. 2012. , Yi-Hsuan Chao, Shu-Yu Chen, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Yi-Sheng Chan, Kuo-Yao Hsu, Chun-Ying Cheng, Yeung-Jen Chen, Wen-Ling Yeh
  • Treatment of extra-articular distal radius fractures using an intramedullary nail. , Formosan Journal of Musculoskeletal Disorders 3:116-120, Oct. 2012. , Yen-Ming Chen, Ying-Chao Chou, Chun-Ying Cheng, Ming-Chian Tsai, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*
  • Treatment for Delayed and Chronic Fracture Dislocation of the Shoulder. , Formosan Journal of Musculoskeletal Disorders, 2:12-15, Feb. 2011. , Chung-Hsun Chang, Kuo-Yao Hsu, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*
  • Single portal endoscopic carpal tunnel release: modification of Menon's technique and data from 65 cases. , International Orthopaedics (SICOT) 35:61-65, Jan. 2011. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Meng-Huang Wu, Chung-Hsun Chang, Chun-Ying Cheng, Kuo-Yau Hsu
  • Augmentation of osteochondral repair using hyperbaric oxygenation: an experimental study in rabbits. , Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Research, 5:91:1-9, Dec. 2010. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Mel S. Lee, Song-Shu Lin, Leou-Chuan Pan, Steve Wen-Neng Ueng
  • Short- to Medium-term Outcomes of Radial Head Replacement Arthroplasty in Posttraumatic Unstable Elbows: 20 to 70 months follow-up. , Chang Gung Medical Journal 33(6):668-678, Nov.-Dec. 2010. , Hung-Yang Chien, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Jau-Wen Huang, Chun-Ying Cheng, Kuo-Yao Hsu
  • Repositioning osteotomy for intra-articular malunion of distal radius with radiocarpal and/or distal radioulnar joint subluxation. , J Trauma 69(2):418-422, Aug. 2010. , Ming-Kai Hsieh, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Chun-Ying Cheng, Ying-Chao Chou, Yi-Sheng Chan, Kuo-Yau Hsu
  • Management of late-diagnosed scaphoid fractures. , Injury 41(6):e10-e14, June 2010. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Mel S. Lee, Steve Wen-Neng Ueng,Wen Jer Chen
  • Arthroscopic ganglionectomy through an intrafocal cystic portal for wrist ganglia. , Arthroscopy 26(5): 617-622, May 2010. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Wei-Chun Lee, Kuo-Yau Hsu, Yi-Sheng Chan, Li-Jen Yuan, Chung-Hsun Chang
  • Osteogenesis of prefabricated vascularized periosteal graft in rabbit. , J Trauma 67(1): 165-167, July 2009. , Alvin Chao-Yu Chen*, Song-Shu Lin, Yi-Sheng Chan, Mel S. Lee, Steve Wen-Neng Ueng