Xianchen Liu, MD, PhD

Xianchen Liu, MD, PhD
CPHI Adjunct Fellow

Title: Senior Medical Director, US Medical Affairs, Cardiovascular Team
Email: xclpsymd@gmail.com

Public Health Interests:

His research interests and experiences include sleep and psychiatric epidemiology, mental health and sleep measures, sleep medicine, mood disorders, youth risk behaviors, sleep and health, community-based interventions, health outcomes research, and clinical trials.

Current Public-Health Related Activities:

For over 25 years, Dr. Liu has done clinical and epidemiological research in China, Japan, and the US. He is a pioneer of sleep and behavior epidemiology in Chinese children and adolescents. He has more than 200 papers published in peer-reviewed journals. He has served as Advisory Board of SLEEP AND BIOLOGICAL RHYTHMS and a reviewer for more than 32 medical journals.

Select Publications:

Liu XC, Chen H, Bao QG, Jia CX. (2016) Poor sleep quality and nightmares are associated with NSSI in adolescents. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2016 Jul 6. [Epub ahead of print]

Fan F, Zhou Y, Liu XC. (2016). Sleep Disturbance Predicts PTSD and Depressive Symptoms: A Cohort Study of Chinese Adolescents. J Clin Psychiatry. 2016 Aug 30. doi: 10.4088/JCP.15m10206. [Epub ahead of print]

Liu BP, Liu XC, Jia CX (2016). Characteristics of suicide completers and attempters in rural Chinese population. Comprehensive Psychiatry 70:134-140

Fan F, Zhou Y Zhang W, Mo L, Xie J, Liu XC. (2016) Cohort Profile: The Wndchuan Earthquake Adolescent Health Cohort Study. Int J Epidemiol. 2016 Apr 4. pii: dyw013. [Epub ahead of print]

Liu J, Liu XC, J XP, Wang YJ, Zhou JP, Cehn XY. (2016). Sleep Disordered Breathing Symptoms are Associated with Emotional problems and Poor School Performance in Children. Psychiatry Research 242:218-225.

Sun SH, Hu X, Zhang JY, Qiu HM, Liu XC, Jia CX. (2016) The COMT rs4680 polymorphism and suicide attempt in rural Shandong, China. Psychiatr Genet. 26:166-71

Lip GYH, Mitchell SA, Liu XC, Liu LZ, Phatak H, Kachroo S, Batson S. (2016). Relative efficacy and safety of non-Vitamin K oral anticoagulants for non-valvular atrial fibrillation: network meta-analysis comparing apixaban, dabigatran, rivaroxaban and edoxaban in three patient subgroups. Int J Cardiol. 204:88-94.

Wang ZJ, Wei XM, Yang JL, Liu XC, Zhao XL. (2016). Chronic exposure to aluminum and risk of Alzheimer's disease: a meta-analysis. Neurosci Lett. 610:200-6.

Liu XC, Thompson J, Phatak H, Johnson M, Cohen A.  (2016) Apixaban Reduces Hospitalization In Patients With Venous Thromboembolism: An Analysis of the AMPLIFY-EXT Trial. Thromb Haemost.115(1):161-8

Liu XC, Johnson M, Phatak H, Cohen A.  (2015) Apixaban Reduces Hospitalization In Patients With Venous Thromboembolism: An Analysis Of The AMPLIFY Trial. Journal of American Heart Association.  Dec 1;4(12). pii: e002340. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.115.002340

Spivey C, Liu XC, …Wang JL. (2015). Stroke Associated with Discontinuation of Warfarin Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation. Curr Med Res Opin, 31(11):2021-9

Liu J, Liu XC, Pak V, Wang Y, Yan C, Pinto-Martin J, Dinges D. (2015) Early Blood Lead Levels and Sleep Disturbance in Preadolescence. Sleep. 38:1869-74

Liu XC, Zhao ZT, Jia CX. (2015) Insomnia, behavioral/ emotional problems, and suicidality among adolescent offspring of parents with insomnia. Psychiatry Research, 228:797-802.

Fan F, Long K, Zou Y, Zheng Y, Liu XC. (2015). Longitudinal trajectories of PTSD symptoms among adolescents after the Wenchuan earthquake in China. Psychol Med, 45:2885-96.

Spivey C, Qiao Y, Liu XC, …Wang JL. (2015) Discontinuation/Interruption of Warfarin Therapy in Patients with Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation. Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy 21(7):596-606

Jia CX, Zhang WC, Wei L, Zhang JY, Liu XC. (2015) Sleep disturbance and suicide attempts in rural China. Journal of Nervous and Mental Diseases.203:463-8.

Zhang WC, Jia XC, Liu XC. (2015). Beck Hopelessness Scale: Psychometric properties among rural Chinese suicide attempters and non-attempters. Death Studies, 39(7):442-6