Huang Publications

Peer-Reviewed Articles

  • I-Chan Huang, Tara M. Brinkman, Kelly M. Kenzik, James G. Gurney, Kirsten K. Ness, Jennifer Lanctot, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, Leslie L. Robison, Melissa M. Hudson, Kevin R. Krull. Association between the prevalence of symptoms and health-related quality of life in adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort study. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2013 (In Press).
  • Zheng Li, I-Chan Huang* (Corresponding), Lindsay A. Thompson, Sanjeev Tuli, Shih-Wen Huang, Darren DeWalt, Dennis Revicki, Elizabeth Shenkman. The relationships between asthma control, daytime sleepiness, and quality of life among children with asthma: a path analysis. Sleep Medicine 2013: 14 (7): 641-7. PMID: 23684939.
  • I-Chan Huang, Mary Anderson, Pranav Gandhi, Sanjeev Tuli, Kevin Krull, Jin-Shei Lai, John Nackashi, Elizabeth Shenkman. The relationships between fatigue, quality of life, and family impact among children with special health care needs. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 2013; 38 (7): 722-31. PMID: 23584707.
  • Pranav K. Gandhi, Kelly M. Kenzik, Lindsay A. Thompson, Darren A. DeWalt, Dennis A. Revicki, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, I-Chan Huang* (Corresponding). Exploring factors influencing asthma control and asthma-specific health-related quality of life among children. Respiratory Research 2013; 14: 26. PMID: 23432913.
  • Caprice A. Knapp, I-Chan Huang, Melanie Hinojosa, Kimberly Baker, Phyllis Sloyer. Assessing the congruence of transition preparedness as reported by parents and their adolescents with special health care needs. Maternal and Child Health 2013; 17 (2): 352-8. PMID: 22415813.
  • Pranav Gandhi, L. Douglas Ried, I-Chan Huang, Carole Kimberlin, Teresa Kauf. Assessment of response shift using two structural equation modeling techniques. Quality of Life Research 2013; 22 (3): 461-71. PMID: 22476611.
  • Gwendolyn P. Quinn, I-Chan Huang, Devin Murphy, Katie Zidonik-Eddelton, Kevin Krull. Missing content from health-related quality of life instruments: Interviews with young adult survivors of childhood cancer. Quality of Life Research 2013; 22 (1): 111-8. PMID: 22286223.
  • Gwendolyn P. Quinn, I-Chan Huang, Devin Murphy, Katie Zidonik Eddleton. Young adult survivors of pediatric cancer perceptions of partnering: the impact of survivorship on romantic relationships. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology 2012 (In Press).
  • I-Chan Huang, Gwendolyn P. Quinn, Kevin R. Krull, Katie Z. Eddleton, Devin C. Murphy, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, Patricia D. Shearer. Head-to-head comparisons of quality of life instruments for young adult survivors of childhood cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer 2012; 20 (9): 2061-71. PMID: 22105163.
  • I-Chan Huang, Gwendolyn P. Quinn, Pey-Shan Wen, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, Dennis A. Revicki, Kevin Krull, Zhushan Li, Patricia D. Shearer. Using three legacy measures to develop a health-related quality of life tool for young adult survivors of childhood cancer. Quality of Life Research 2012; 21 (8): 1437-50. PMID: 22101901.
  • Chandylen L. Pendley, Gwendolyn P. Quinn, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, Barbara A. Curbow, Bradley J. Zebrack, I-Chan Huang* (Corresponding). Quality of life of young adult survivors of childhood cancer: A review of qualitative studies. Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology 2012; 1 (3): 124-132. PMID: 23610733.
  • Melanie Sberna Hinojosa, Caprice A. Knapp, Vanessa L. Madden, I-Chan Huang, Phyllis Sloyer, Elizabeth A. Shenkman. Caring for children with life-threatening illnesses: impact on white, African American, and Latino families. Journal of Pediatric Nursing 2012; 27 (5): 500-7. PMID: 22920661.
  • Pranav K. Gandhi, L. Douglas Ried, Alex Bibbey, I-Chan Huang. The SF-6D Utility Index as a measure of minimally important difference in health status change. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association 2012; 52 (1): 34-42. PMID: 22257614.
  • I-Chan Huang, Walter Leite, Patricia D. Shearer, Michael Seid, Dennis A. Revicki, Elizabeth A. Shenkman. Differential item functioning in pediatric quality of life measure between children with and without special health needs. Value in Health 2011: 14 (6): 872-83. PMID: 21914509.
  • I-Chan Huang, Pey-Shan Wen, Dennis A. Revicki, Elizabeth A. Shenkman. Quality of life measurement for children with life-threatening conditions: limitations and a new framework. Child Indicators Research 2011; 4 (1): 145-160. PMID: 21760876.
  • Chudley E. Werch, Hui Bian, Joan Carlson, Michele J. Moore, Carlo C. DiClemente, I-Chan Huang, Steven C. Ames, Dennis Thombs, Robert M. Weiler, Steven B. Pokorny. Brief integrative multiple behavior intervention effects and mediators for adolescents. Journal of Behavioral Medicine 2011; 34 (1): 3-12. PMID: 20661637.
  • Gregory S. Sawicki, Katryne Lukens-Bull, Xiaoping Yin, Nathan Demars, I-Chan Huang, William Livingood, John Reiss, David Wood. Measuring the transition readiness of youth with special health care needs: validation of the TRAQ–Transition Readiness Assessment Questionnaire. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 2011: 36 (2): 160-71. PMID: 20040605.
  • Pranav K. Gandhi, Joshua J. Spooner, I-Chan Huang* (Corresponding). A Commentary: In reply to: association between utility and treatment among patients with prostate cancer. Quality of Life Research 2010; 19 (9): 1393-4. PMID: 20582479.
  • John R. Wingard, I-Chan Huang, Kathleen A. Sobocinski, Michael A. Andrykowski, David Cella, J. Douglas Rizzo, Marianne Brady, Mary M. Horowitz, Michelle M. Bishop. Factors associated with self-reported physical and mental health after hematopoietic cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplantation 2010; 16 (12): 1682-1692. PMID: 20685400.
  • Chudley E. Werch, Michele J. Moore, Hui Bian, Carlo C. DiClemente, I-Chan Huang, Steven C. Ames, Dennis Thombs, Robert M. Weiler, Steven Pokorny. Are effects from a brief multiple behavior intervention for college students sustained over time? Preventive Medicine 2010; 50 (1): 30-34. PMID: 20026170.
  • Chudley E. Werch, Hui Bian, Carlo C. DiClemente, Michele J. Moore, Dennis Thombs, Steven C. Ames, I-Chan Huang, Steven Pokorny. A brief image-based prevention intervention for adolescents. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors 2010: 24 (1): 170-75. PMID: 20307126.
  • Wender Lin, Shu-Li Wang, I-Chan Huang. Evaluation of pay-for-performance program for diabetes based on propensity score matching method. Taiwan Journal of Public Health 2010; 29 (1): 54-63 (Editorial commentary: 29 (1): 64-65).
  • Wender Lin, I-Chan Huang* (Corresponding), Shu-Li Wang, Ming-Chin Yang, Chin-Liang Yaung. Continuity of diabetes care is associated with avoidable hospitalizations: evidence from Taiwan’s National Health Insurance Scheme. International Journal for Quality in Health Care 2010; 22 (1): 3-8. PMID: 20007170.
  • I-Chan Huang, Kelly M. Kenzik, Patricia D. Shearer, Dennis A. Revicki, Sanjeev Y. Tuli, John A. Nackashi, Elizabeth A. Shenkman. Quality of life information and trust in physicians among families of children with life-limiting conditions. Patient Related Outcome Measures 2010; 1: 141-148. PMID: 21760753.
  • I-Chan Huang, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, Vanessa L. Madden, Susan Vadaparampil, Gwendolyn Quinn, Caprice A. Knapp. Measuring quality of life in pediatric palliative care: challenges and potential solutions. Palliative Medicine 2010; 24 (2): 175-82. PMID: 20007819.
  • Chyng-Chuang Hwang, I-Chan Huang, Ming-Yen Wu, Wender Lin. Development and validation of the Diabetes-39 for measuring diabetes quality of life. Taiwan Journal of Public Health 2009; 28 (3): 218-31.
  • Caprice A. Knapp, I-Chan Huang, Vanessa L. Madden, Susan Vadaparampil, Gwendolyn Quinn, Elizabeth Shenkman. An evaluation of two decision making scales for children with life-limiting illnesses. Journal of Palliative Medicine 2009; 23 (6): 518-25. PMID: 19346274.
  • Albert W. Wu, I-Chan Huang, Samantha Stokes, Peter J. Pronovost. Disclosing medical errors to patients: It’s not what you say, it’s what they hear. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2009; 24 (9): 1012-7. PMID: 19578819.
  • I-Chan Huang, Lindsay A. Thompson, Yueh-Yun Chi, Caprice A. Knapp, Dennis A. Revicki, Michael Seid, Elizabeth A. Shenkman. The linkage between pediatric quality of life and health conditions: establishing clinically meaningful cutoff scores for the PedsQL. Value in Health 2009; 12 (5): 773-81. PMID: 19508660.
  • I-Chan Huang, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, Walter Leite, Caprice A. Knapp, Lindsay A. Thompson, Dennis A. Revicki. Agreement was not found in adolescents’ quality of life rated by parents and adolescents. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 2009; 62 (3): 337-46. PMID: 18834712.
  • I-Chan Huang, Jung-Hua Liu, Albert W. Wu, Ming-Yen Wu, Walter Leite, Chyng-Chuang Hwang. Evaluating the reliability, validity and minimally important difference of the Taiwanese version of the Diabetes quality of life (DQOL) measurement. BMC Health and Quality of Life Outcome 2008; 28(6): 87. PMID: 18957127.
  • Caprice A. Knapp, Vanessa N. Madden, Charlotte Curtis, Phyllis Sloyer, I-Chan Huang, Lindsay A. Thompson, Elizabeth A. Shenkman. Partners in Care: Together for kids: Florida’s model of pediatric palliative care. Journal of Palliative Medicine 2008; 11 (9): 1212-20. PMID: 19021484.
  • Chudley Werch, Michele J. More, Hui Bian, Carlo C. DiClemente, Steven Ames, Robert M. Weiler, Dennis Thombs, Steve B. Pokorny, I-Chan Huang. Efficacy of a brief image-based multiple behavior intervention for college students. Annals of Behavioral Medicine 2008; 36 (2): 149-57. PMID: 18800217.
  • Walter L. Leite, I-Chan Huang, George A. Marcoulides. Item selection for the development of short-forms of scales using an Ant Colony Optimization algorithm. Multivariate Behavioral Research 2008; 43 (3): 411-31. DOI: 10.1080/00273170802285743.
  • Diane L. Fairclough, Herbert Thijs, I-Chan Huang, Henrik W. Finnern, Albert W. Wu. Handling missing quality of life data in HIV clinical trials: what is practical? Quality of Life Research 2008; 17 (1): 61-73. PMID:18071926.
  • I-Chan Huang, Chyng-Chung Hwang, Ming-Yen Wu, Wender Lin, Walter Leite, Albert W. Wu. Diabetes-specific or generic measure for health-related quality of life? Evidence from psychometric validation of the D-39 and SF-36. Value in Health 2008; 11 (3): 450-61. PMID: 18489668.
  • I-Chan Huang, Albert W. Wu, Henrik Finnern, Herbert Thijs, Joseph C. Gathe, Diane Fairclough. Health-related quality of life and tolerability in treatment-experienced HIV-1-infected patients on tipranavir versus comparator regimens. Antiviral Therapy 2008; 13 (1): 15-25. PMID: 18389895.
  • I-Chan Huang, Constantine Frangakis, Mark J. Atkinson, Richard J. Willkes, Walter Leite, W. Bruce Vogel, Albert W. Wu. Addressing ceiling effects in health status measures: a comparison of techniques applied to measures for people with HIV disease. Health Services Research 2008; 43 (1 Pt1): 327-39. PMID: 18211533.
  • I-Chan Huang, Albert W. Wu, Mark J. Atkinson, Richard J. Willkes. US and UK versions of EQ-5D preference weights: do they make differences? Quality of Life Research 2007; 16 (6): 1065-72. PMID: 17415683.
  • Lise M. Youngblade, Christina Theokas, John Schulenberg, Laura Curry, I-Chan Huang, Maureen Novak. Risk and promotive factors in families, schools, and communities: a contextual model of positive youth development in adolescence. Pediatrics 2007; 119 (Suppl 1): S47-53. PMID: 17272585.
  • Laura C. Plantinga, Nancy E. Fink, Bernard G. Jaar, I-Chan Huang, Albert W. Wu, Klemens B. Meyer, and Neil R. Powe. Relation between level or change of hemoglobin and generic and disease-specific quality of life measures in hemodialysis. Quality of Life Research 2007; 16 (5): 755-65. PMID: 17286191.
  • Albert W. Wu, Claire F. Snyder, I-Chan Huang, Richard Skolasky, Henraya F. McGruder,, Shivaun A. Celano, Ola A. Selnes, Adriana S. Andrade. A randomized trial of the impact of a programmable medication reminder device on quality of life in patients with AIDS. AIDS Patient Care and STDs 2006; 20 (11): 773-81. PMID: 17134351.
  • I-Chan Huang, Constantine Frangakis, Albert W. Wu. The relationship of excess body weight and health-related quality of life: evidence from a population study in Taiwan. International Journal of Obesity 2006; 30 (8): 1250-9. PMID: 16520814.
  • I-Chan Huang, Albert W. Wu, Constantine Frangakis. Do the SF-36 and WHOQOL-BREF measure the same constructs? Evidence from the Taiwan population. Quality of Life Research 2006; 15 (1): 15-24. PMID: 16411027.
  • I-Chan Huang, Gregory B. Diette, Francesca Dominici, Constantine Frangakis, Albert W. Wu. Variations of physician group profiles in process and outcome indicators for asthma care. American Journal of Managed Care 2005; 11 (1): 38-44. PMID: 15697099.
  • I-Chan Huang, Francesca Dominici, Constantine Frangakis,Gregory B. Diette, Cheryl L. Damberg, Albert W. Wu. Is risk-adjustor selection more important than statistical approach for provider profiling? Asthma as an example. Medical Decision Making 2005; 25 (1): 20-34. PMID: 15673579.
  • I-Chan Huang, Constantine Frangakis, Francesca Dominici, Gregory B. Diette, Albert W. Wu. Application of a propensity score approach for risk adjustment in multiple physician group profiling on asthma care. Health Services Research 2005; 40 (1): 253-78. PMID: 15663712.
  • Albert W. Wu, I-Chan Huang, Allen Gifford, Samuel A. Bozzette , Ronald D. Hays. Creating a crosswalk to estimate AIDS Clinical Trials Group quality of life scores in a nationally representative sample of persons in care for HIV in the United States. HIV Clinical Trial 2005; 6 (3): 147-57. PMID: 16255084.
  • Adriana S. A. Andrade, Henraya F. McGruder, Albert W. Wu, Shivaun A. Celano, Richard L. Skolasky Jr, Ola A. Selnes, I-Chan Huang, Justin C. McArthur. A programmable prompting device improves adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected subjects with memory impairment. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2005; 41 (6): 875-82. PMID: 16107989.
  • Albert W. Wu, Nilesh B. Dave, Marie Diener-West, Sonja Sorensen, I-Chan Huang, Dennis Revicki. Measuring validity of self-reported symptoms among people with HIV. AIDS Care 2004; 16 (7): 876-81. PMID: 15385242.
  • I-Chan Huang, Jih-Heng Li, Ming-Chin Yang. Estimation of indirect costs and analysis of associated factors for hospitalised drug addicts. Taiwan Journal of Public Health 1999; 18: 271-82.
  • Ming-Chin Yang, I-Chan Huang. Establishing a cost estimation model for hypertension and its related diseases. Journal of Formosa Medical Association 1999 (6); 98: 394-402. PMID: 10443062.
    Peer-Reviewed Book Chapters

  • I-Chan Huang, Jane Speight. Chapter 14: Psychometric Methods for Patient-Reported Outcomes Assessment. In: Dominick Esposito (Editor-in-Chief). Reliability and Validity of Data Sources for Outcomes Research & Disease and Health Management Programs. Lawrenceville, NJ: International Society for Pharmacoeconomic and Outcomes Research (ISPOR); 2013. http://www.ispor.org/publications/datasorcesbook.asp.
  • Anandi Law, I-Chan Huang, Jayashri Sankaranarayanen. Chapter 15: Health-Related Quality of Life/ Functional Status and Health and Disease Management. In: Dominick Esposito (Editor-in-Chief). Reliability and Validity of Data Sources for Outcomes Research & Disease and Health Management Programs. Lawrenceville, NJ: International Society for Pharmacoeconomic and Outcomes Research (ISPOR); 2013. http://www.ispor.org/publications/datasorcesbook.asp.