Chii Jun Chiou

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Previous research has failed to consider the importance of caregiving circumstances and their impact on social support and caregiver burden. Hence, this study aimed to investigate the association between perceived and received social support and caregiver burden. This cross-sectional study was carried out on 301 family caregivers. Data was collected using(More)
The purpose of this study is to understand the relationships for risk factors, health knowledge and lifestyles between children and their parents. 2806 primary schoolchildren in Kaohsiung City were measured for selected risk factors: serum cholesterol (CHOL), triglyceride (TG), systolic and diastolic blood pressure and height and weight for obese index(More)
The purpose of this study was to explore the participation of physical activity and its related factors in the elderly in the community. Five hundred elderly ( > or = 65 yrs) living in the San-Min district of Kaohsiung city was taken as study subjects. A structured questionnaire was used to gather data including the following items: (1) the participation of(More)
"Home visit" expands its service from previous health maintenance to current continuous health care. It is always one of the popular methods of public health nurses in approaching their community population. Currently, home visit is still an important task for public health nurses in health stations. The purpose of this study was to explore the satisfaction(More)
This research was motivated by the need for a specific role definition for Registered Professional Nurses in public health stations that will enable them to fulfil their full potential. An adapted Delphi technique was used to reveal areas of consensus among the views of experts from the practicing nursing profession, government and academia regarding the(More)
To understand the healthy life style, health status and risk factors of employees, institutional employees in Kaohsiung area were studied by using questionnaire investigation and blood specimen examination. One-thousand-four hundred-fifty subjects were used, but 1147 questionnaires were completed. The complete rate was 79.1%. The reliability and validity of(More)
Out of 425 cases aged 65 and above, two hundred and sixty six cases were visited and surveyed with a structured questionnaire. The visitation rate was 62.4%. The purposes of this study were to: 1. Investigate the symptoms of drug-use among the elderly. 2. Reveal the percentage and the duration of drug-use among the elderly. 3. Understand the major reasons(More)