Research Area​

Faculty Research Area in NTU School of Nursing

Research Area Topic Faculty Name
Nursing Education
  • Nursing continue education
Long-Term Care
  • Taiwan health care system and care reform
  • Building a community-based long-term care system;Interdisciplinary model of long-term care
Child Health Care
  • Child with asthma
  • Care of children with cancer and their family
  • Child with congenital heart disease
  • Pediatric sleep disturbances
Supportive & Palliative Care in Cancer
  • Psycho-oncology care
  • Survivorship in cancer
  • Supportive cancer care needs
  • Cancer pain control
  • Quality of life in cancer patients
  • Cancer symptom management
  • Cancer-related fatigue
  • Advance care planning &terminal symptom management
  • Health behavior quality of life in cancer patient
  • End of life care ethics
  • Psycho-oncology, psychophysiological stress responses, body-mind-spirit group psychotherapy

Lai, Yeur-Hur

Shun, Shiow-Ching


Hu, Wen-Yu



Adult & Elderly Health Care

  • Elderly and their body temperature
  • Cognitive changes in elderly patients
  • Patient and family with neurological or neurosurgical problems
  • Acute care for the elderly
  • Hospital related functional decline
  • Ostomy self care
  • Patients with fecal incontinence
  • Exercise for osteoporosis
  • Patient and family with cardiovascular diseases

Dai, Yu-Tzu
Lou, Meei-Fang

Chen, Cheryl Chia-Hui

Yu, Po-Jui


Huang, Guey-Shiun

Chang, Nien-Tzu

Women’s Health & Maternity Care
  • Hysterectomy Care
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Body image of pregnant women
  • Postpartum depression
  • Gestational weight gain
  • Pain in pregnant and postpartum women

Yang, Ya-Ling

Chang, Shiow-Ru


Heh, Shu-Shya
Chang, Hao-Yuan
Community Health & Health Promotion
  • Genetic Counseling
  • High-risk elderly health promotion
  • Community care model for dementia patient
  • Caregivers issues
  • Community/occupational health nursing
  • Healthcare worker’s safety & health
  • Tobacco control
  • Client education

  • Health promotion for community older adults
  • Community intergenerational learning program
Huang, Lian-Hua

Chang, Mei

Shiao, Judith Shu-Chu

Lai, Yeur-Hur

Yang, Hsiao-Ling
Lin, Yen-Chun
Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing
  • Aggressive behaviors in schizophrenic clients
  • Depression, psychosocial resilience, psychophysiological stress responses, body-mind-spirit group psychotherapy
  • Suicide risk assessment and screening for depression and alcohol-related disorders
  • Studies related to help-seeking behavior and social relationships for people with mental distress
Administration & Policy
  • Discharge planning
  • Nursing staffing & manpower issues
Dai, Yu-Tzu
Chang, Mei