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環境檢驗中心目前之研究成果集中在疾病與感染防治、群突發預測、微生物生長機制與致病機轉等相關研究。本研究團隊在不到6年的時間,已獲得國科會、國家衛生研究院、衛生署疾病管制局累計超過1仟萬元的補助計畫。校內合作單位包括化學系、生物科技系、數學系與環境教育研究所。校外學術研究機構合作對象包括國立台灣大學、國立成功大學、高雄榮民總醫院、台北三軍總醫院、台北市立聯合醫院、高雄市立聯合醫院、台中榮民總醫院、屏東基督教醫院、台北馬偕醫院等醫療研究機構。(研究成果)

 

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Lin YE, Stout JE, Yu VL. Prevention of Hospital-Acquired Legionellosis. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2011. 24(4):350-6.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Tu HZ, Chen YS, Lin YE, Tseng MR, Huang TS, Tsai HC, Liu YC. Combination of Molecular Assay and Clinical Evaluation for Early Confirmation of Tuberculosis. Clin Microbiol Infection. 2011;17(5):712-4.(SCI)

 

Yen MY, Lin YE, Lee CH, Huang FY, Ho MS, Chang SC, Liu YC. The significance of Taiwan's Traffic Control Bundle in eliminating nosocomial infections of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) among health care workers. J Hosp Infect. 2011;77(4):332-7. (SCI)

 

Lin YE, Stout JE, Yu VL. Controlling Legionella in Hospital Drinking Water: An Evidence-Based Review of Disinfection Methods. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011;32(2:166-73.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Chen YS, Lin HH, Mu JJ, Chiang CS, Chen CH, Buu LM, Lin YE, Chen YL. Distribution of melioidosis cases and viable Burkholderia pseudomallei in soil: Evidence for emerging melioidosis in Taiwan. J Clin Microbiol. 2010; 48(4):1432-4. (SCI)

 

Yen MY, Lu YC, Huang PH, Chen CM, Chen YC, Lin YE*. Quantitative Evaluation of Infection Control Models in Prevention of Nosocomial Transmission of SARS Virus to Healthcare Workers – Implication to Nosocomial Viral Infection Control for Healthcare Workers. Scand J Infect Dis. 2010; 42(6-7):510-5.(SCI)

 

Chien ST, Hsueh JC, Lin HH, Shih HY, Lee TM, Ben RJ, Chou ST, Fong CM, Lin YE*, Tseng LR, Chiang CS. Epidemiological Investigation of a Case of Nosocomial Legionnaires’ Disease in Taiwan – Implications for Routine Environmental Surveillance. Clin Microbiol Infection. 2010;16: 761–763. (SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Shih HY, Lin YE*. Efficacy of Copper-Silver Ionization in Controlling Biofilm- and Plankton-Associated Waterborne Pathogens. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010; 76(6):2032-5. (SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Wang JL, Chen ML, Lin YE, Chang SC, Chen YC. Association between contaminated faucets and colonization or infection by non-fermenting gram-negative bacteria in intensive care units in Taiwan. J Clin Microbiol. 47(10):3226-30.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Hsu CC, Lin YE*, Chen YS, Liu YC, Muder RR. Validation Study of Artificial Neural Network Prediction of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Carriage. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2008;29(7):607-614.(SCI)

 

Yu PY, Lin YE*, Lin WR, Shih HY, Chuang YC, Ben RJ, Huang WK, Chen YS, Liu YC, Chang FY, Yen MY, Liu CC, Ko WC, Lin HH, Shi ZY. The high prevalence of Legionella pneumophila contamination in hospital potable water systems in Taiwan: implications for hospital infection control in Asia. Int J Infect Dis 2008;12:416-420.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Chen YS, Lin YE*, Liu YC, Huang WK, Shih HY, Wann SR, Lee SS, Tsai HC, Li CH, Chao HL, Ke CM, Lu HH, Chang CL. Efficacy of point-of-entry copper-silver ionisation system in eradicating Legionella pneumophila in a tropical tertiary care hospital: implications for hospitals contaminated with Legionella in both hot and cold water. J Hosp Infect 2008;68(2):152-8.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Huang HI, Shih HY, Lee CM, Yang TC, Lay JJ, Lin YE*. In vitro efficacy of copper and silver ions in eradicating Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia and Acinetobacter baumannii: implications for on-site disinfection for hospital infection control. Water Res 2008;42(1-2):73-80.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Tu HZ, Chen CS, Huang TS, Huang WK, Chen YS, Liu YC, Lin YE*. Use of a disposable water filter for prevention of false-positive results due to nontuberculosis mycobacteria in a clinical laboratory performing routine acid-fast staining for tuberculosis. Appl Environ Microbiol 2007;73(19):6296-8.(SCI)

 

Huang WK, Lin YE*. A controlled study of Legionella concentrations in water from faucets with aerators or laminar water flow devices. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2007;28(6):765-6.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Lin YE*, Lu WM, Huang HI, Huang WK. Environmental survey of Legionella pneumophila in hot springs in Taiwan. J Toxicol Environ Health A 2007;70(1):84-7.(SCI)

 

Shih HY, Lin YE*. Caution on interpretation of legionella results obtained using real-time PCR for environmental water samples. Appl Environ Microbiol 2006;72(10):6859.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Liu Z, Lin YE*, Stout JE, Hwang CC, Vidic RD, Yu VL. Effect of flow regimes on the presence of Legionella within the biofilm of a model plumbing system. J Appl Microbiol 2006;101(2):437-42.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Lin YE, Yu VL. Underdiagnosis of hospital-acquired Legionnaires disease in Singapore. Am J Infect Control 2006;34(3):161-2.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Lin YE*, Vidic RD. Possible phosphate interference with copper-silver ionization for Legionella control. J Hosp Infect 2006;62(1):119.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Yen MY, Lin YE, Su IJ, Huang FY, Ho MS, Chang SC, Tan KH, Chen KT, Chang H, Liu YC, Loh CH, Wang LS, Lee CH. Using an integrated infection control strategy during outbreak control to minimize nosocomial infection of severe acute respiratory syndrome among healthcare workers. J Hosp Infect 2006;62(2):195-9.(SCI).

 

Chen YS, Liu YC, Lee SS, Tsai HC, Wann SR, Kao CH, Chang CL, Huang WK, Huang TS, Chao HL, Li CH, Ke CM, Lin YE*. Abbreviated duration of superheat-and-flush and disinfection of taps for Legionella disinfection: lessons learned from failure. Am J Infect Control 2005;33(10):606-10.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Yen MY, Hu BS, Chen YS, Lee SS, Lin YE, Wann SR, Tsai HC, Lin HH, Huang CK, Liu YC. A prospective etiologic study of community-acquired pneumonia in Taiwan. J Formos Med Assoc 2005;104(10):724-30.(SCI).

 

Nalepa CJ, Howarth JN, Liimatta EW, Stout JE, Lin YE. The Control of bacteria on surface: effectiveness of bromine-based biocides towards microbial biofilms and biofilm-associated Legionella pneumophila. Cooling Technology Institute Journal 2003;24(1):12-21.

 

Chen YS, Lin WR, Liu YC, Chang CL, Gan VL, Huang WK, Huang TS, Wann SR, Lin HH, Lee SS, Huang CK, Chin C, Lin YS, Yen MY. Residential water supply as a likely cause of community-acquired Legionnaires' disease in an immunocompromised host. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2002;21(10):706-9.(SCI) [Medline Abstract]

 

Lin YE*, Vidic RD, Stout JE, Yu VL. Negative effect of high pH on biocidal efficacy of copper and silver ions in controlling Legionella pneumophila. Appl Environ Microbiol 2002;68(6):2711-5.(SCI)

 

Squier C, Lin YE, Stout JE. (2001). Waterborne pathogens: pathogens lurking in today’s water system. Water Conditioning & Purification 2001;43(2):66-70.

 

Gao Y, Zhou P, Lin YE, Stout JE. Efficacy of DBNPA against Legionella pneumophila: experimental results in a model water system. ASHRAE Transactions, 2001;107(1):4432; 1-4.

 

Lin YE*. Ionization failure not due to resistance. Clin Infect Dis 2000;31(5):1315-7. (SCI)

 

Lin YE, Yu VL, Vidic RD, States SJ. Discussion of monochloramine and Legionnaires’ disease. J Am Water Works Ass 2000;92(10):88-90.(SCI)

 

Shang JS, Lin YE, Goetz AM. Diagnosis of MRSA with neural networks and logistic regression approach. Health Care Manag Sci 2000;3:287-297.

 

Stout JE, Lin YE, Goetz AM, Muder RR. Controlling Legionella in hospital water systems: experience with the superheat-and-flush method and copper-silver ionization. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 1998;19(12):911-4.(SCI)

 

Lin YE, Vidic RD, Stout JE, Yu VL. Legionella in water distribution systems. J Am Water Works Ass 1998;90(9):112-121.(SCI)

 

Lin YE, Vidic RD, Stout JE, McCartney CA, Yu VL. Inactivation of Mycobacterium avium by copper and silver ions. Water Res 1998;32(7):1997-2000.(SCI)

 

Lin YE, Stout JE, Yu VL, Vidic RD. Disinfection of Water Distribution Systems for Legionella. Seminars in Respiratory Infections 1998;13(2):147-159.

 

Stout JE, Lin YE, Vidic RD. New and Emerging Pathogens. Water Conditioning & Purification 1997;39(6): 74-76.

 

Stout JE, Lin YE, Yu VL. State-of the-art in Disinfection Methods for Controlling Legionella pneumophila in Water Systems. Water Conditioning & Purification 1997;39(3):82-92.

 

Lin YE, Vidic RD, Stout JE, Yu VL. Individual and combined effects of copper and silver ions on inactivation of Legionella pneumophila. Water Res 1996;30(8):1905-1913. (SCI)