Yung-Rung Lai

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N-Acetylcysteine (Nac) is an antioxidant administered in both oral and injectable forms. In this study, we used Nac topically to treat burn wounds in vitro and in vivo to investigate mechanisms of action. In vitro, we monitored glutathione levels, cell proliferation, migration, scratch-wound healing activities and the epithelialization-related proteins,(More)
BACKGROUND This study examined the relationship between depression, benzodiazepine (BZD)/nonbenzodiazepine hypnotics (non-BZD), and other risk factors in a national sample of Taiwan's elderly diabetic patients. METHODS Data were drawn from the 2005 Taiwan National Health Interview Survey and adults aged 65 years and older. A total of 1331 subjects were(More)
BACKGROUND This study examined the relationship of cognitive function and benzodiazepine/nonbenzodiazepine hypnotics (BZD/nonBZD) and other risk factors in a national sample of Taiwan's elderly diabetic patients. METHODS Data were drawn from the "2005 Taiwan National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)", a population-based study of a national sample of adults(More)
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