Sze Lin Yoong

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study examining Australian general practitioners' identification of overweight and obese patients
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour and Hunter Medical Research Institute, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, 2308, Australia
    J Gen Intern Med 29:328-34. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study assessing Australian general practice patients' intention, reasons and preferences for assistance with losing weight
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, W4 Hunter Medical Research Institute, University of Newcastle, Newcastle 2308, Callaghan, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 14:187. 2013
  3. pmc Agreement between self-reported and measured weight and height collected in general practice patients: a prospective study
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Center for Health Behavior and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle Australia, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, 2308, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:38. 2013
  4. pmc A cross-sectional study assessing the self-reported weight loss strategies used by adult Australian general practice patients
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Center for Health Behavior, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, 2308, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 13:48. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Validity of a measure to assess healthy eating and physical activity policies and practices in Australian childcare services
    Pennie Dodds
    Faculty of Health, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW 2300, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:572. 2014
  6. doi request reprint A systematic review of behavioural weight-loss interventions involving primary-care physicians in overweight and obese primary-care patients (1999-2011)
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 16:2083-99. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Under the radar: a cross-sectional study of the challenge of identifying at-risk alcohol consumption in the general practice setting
    Christine Paul
    Health Behaviour Research Group, Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour and Hunter Medical Research Institute, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 15:74. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Prostate specific antigen testing in family practice: a cross sectional survey of self-reported rates of and reasons for testing participation and risk disclosure
    Mariko Carey
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 14:186. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of comorbid depression and obesity in general practice: a cross-sectional survey
    Mariko Carey
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health
    Br J Gen Pract 64:e122-7. 2014
  10. doi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of an active telephone-based recruitment strategy to increase childcare-service staff attendance at a physical activity and nutrition training workshop
    Sze Lin Yoong
    School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 24:224-6. 2013

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study examining Australian general practitioners' identification of overweight and obese patients
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour and Hunter Medical Research Institute, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, 2308, Australia
    J Gen Intern Med 29:328-34. 2014
    ..One reason may be that physicians do not identify their overweight and obese patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study assessing Australian general practice patients' intention, reasons and preferences for assistance with losing weight
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, W4 Hunter Medical Research Institute, University of Newcastle, Newcastle 2308, Callaghan, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 14:187. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Agreement between self-reported and measured weight and height collected in general practice patients: a prospective study
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Center for Health Behavior and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle Australia, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, 2308, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:38. 2013
    ..The level of agreement between self-reported and measured weight and height has not been widely examined in general practice patients...
  4. pmc A cross-sectional study assessing the self-reported weight loss strategies used by adult Australian general practice patients
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Center for Health Behavior, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, 2308, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 13:48. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Validity of a measure to assess healthy eating and physical activity policies and practices in Australian childcare services
    Pennie Dodds
    Faculty of Health, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW 2300, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:572. 2014
    ..Few rigorously validated measures exist to measure healthy eating and physical activity policies and practices in this setting, and no such measures exist that are specific to the childcare setting in Australia...
  6. doi request reprint A systematic review of behavioural weight-loss interventions involving primary-care physicians in overweight and obese primary-care patients (1999-2011)
    Sze Lin Yoong
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 16:2083-99. 2013
    ..The present review aimed to examine the effectiveness of behavioural weight-loss interventions involving primary-care physicians in producing weight loss in overweight and obese primary-care patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Under the radar: a cross-sectional study of the challenge of identifying at-risk alcohol consumption in the general practice setting
    Christine Paul
    Health Behaviour Research Group, Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour and Hunter Medical Research Institute, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 15:74. 2014
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Prostate specific antigen testing in family practice: a cross sectional survey of self-reported rates of and reasons for testing participation and risk disclosure
    Mariko Carey
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 14:186. 2013
    ..Little is known about the processes of shared decision making for PSA testing in the family practice setting. This study aimed to explore men's experiences of PSA testing participation and risk disclosure for PSA testing...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of comorbid depression and obesity in general practice: a cross-sectional survey
    Mariko Carey
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health
    Br J Gen Pract 64:e122-7. 2014
    ..AIM To explore the prevalence of depression among underweight, normal weight, overweight, and obese general practice patients...
  10. doi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of an active telephone-based recruitment strategy to increase childcare-service staff attendance at a physical activity and nutrition training workshop
    Sze Lin Yoong
    School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 24:224-6. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Access to chronic disease care in general practice: the acceptability of implementing systematic waiting-room screening using computer-based patient-reported risk status
    Christine L Paul
    Health Behaviour Research Group, Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e620-6. 2013
    ..Routine electronic collection of patients' self-reported data may streamline the collection of such information...