Tung Wai Auyeung

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Publications

  1. pmc Functional decline in cognitive impairment--the relationship between physical and cognitive function
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    Jockey Club Center for Osteoporosis Care and Control, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Neuroepidemiology 31:167-73. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Testosterone but not estradiol level is positively related to muscle strength and physical performance independent of muscle mass: a cross-sectional study in 1489 older men
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Centre of Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:811-7. 2011
  3. pmc Adiposity to muscle ratio predicts incident physical limitation in a cohort of 3,153 older adults--an alternative measurement of sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Centre for Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Age (Dordr) 35:1377-85. 2013
  4. pmc Survival benefit of abdominal adiposity: a 6-year follow-up study with Dual X-ray absorptiometry in 3,978 older adults
    Jenny Shun Wah Lee
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Age (Dordr) 34:597-608. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Associated factors and health impact of sarcopenia in older chinese men and women: a cross-sectional study
    Jenny S W Lee
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, School of Medicine, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Gerontology 53:404-10. 2007
  6. pmc Survival in older men may benefit from being slightly overweight and centrally obese--a 5-year follow-up study in 4,000 older adults using DXA
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Tuen Mun Hospital, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong, China
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:99-104. 2010
  7. pmc Cognitive deficit is associated with phase advance of sleep-wake rhythm, daily napping, and prolonged sleep duration--a cross-sectional study in 2,947 community-dwelling older adults
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Centre for Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Age (Dordr) 35:479-86. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Incidence, reversibility, risk factors and the protective effect of high body mass index against sarcopenia in community-dwelling older Chinese adults
    Ruby Yu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 14:15-28. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Age-associated decline of muscle mass, grip strength and gait speed: A 4-year longitudinal study of 3018 community-dwelling older Chinese
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Center for Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Au Tau, Hong Kong Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Pok Oi Hospital, Au Tau, Hong Kong
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 14:76-84. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of corticosteroid as treatment in SARS was associated with adverse outcomes: a retrospective cohort study
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Tuen Mun Hospital, Tuen Mun, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    J Infect 51:98-102. 2005

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Publications10

  1. pmc Functional decline in cognitive impairment--the relationship between physical and cognitive function
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    Jockey Club Center for Osteoporosis Care and Control, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Neuroepidemiology 31:167-73. 2008
    ..Our objectives are to examine the relationship between cognitive function and performance-based physical function and to test the hypothesis that cognitive function is related to poor physical function independent of muscle mass...
  2. doi request reprint Testosterone but not estradiol level is positively related to muscle strength and physical performance independent of muscle mass: a cross-sectional study in 1489 older men
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Centre of Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:811-7. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Adiposity to muscle ratio predicts incident physical limitation in a cohort of 3,153 older adults--an alternative measurement of sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Centre for Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Age (Dordr) 35:1377-85. 2013
    ..75...
  4. pmc Survival benefit of abdominal adiposity: a 6-year follow-up study with Dual X-ray absorptiometry in 3,978 older adults
    Jenny Shun Wah Lee
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Age (Dordr) 34:597-608. 2012
    ..Higher whole body fat % as well as higher proportion of abdominal fat was associated with lower all-cause mortality in men. No such relation was found in women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Associated factors and health impact of sarcopenia in older chinese men and women: a cross-sectional study
    Jenny S W Lee
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, School of Medicine, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Gerontology 53:404-10. 2007
    ..Sarcopenia is increasingly being recognized as a feature of frailty in old age and is associated with unfavorable health outcomes in Western populations. Little is known about sarcopenia among Asian elderly populations...
  6. pmc Survival in older men may benefit from being slightly overweight and centrally obese--a 5-year follow-up study in 4,000 older adults using DXA
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Tuen Mun Hospital, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong, China
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:99-104. 2010
    ..We used dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) to measure adiposity and hypothesized that overall adiposity, distribution of adiposity, and muscle mass might individually affect survival...
  7. pmc Cognitive deficit is associated with phase advance of sleep-wake rhythm, daily napping, and prolonged sleep duration--a cross-sectional study in 2,947 community-dwelling older adults
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Centre for Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Age (Dordr) 35:479-86. 2013
    ..Whether this is a manifestation of early pre-clinical dementia and whether its recognition with early stabilization can slow cognitive decline remain elusive...
  8. doi request reprint Incidence, reversibility, risk factors and the protective effect of high body mass index against sarcopenia in community-dwelling older Chinese adults
    Ruby Yu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 14:15-28. 2014
    ..We examined the incidence and the reversibility of sarcopenia and their associated factors over a 4-year period using the European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People (EWGSOP) criteria...
  9. doi request reprint Age-associated decline of muscle mass, grip strength and gait speed: A 4-year longitudinal study of 3018 community-dwelling older Chinese
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    The S H Ho Center for Gerontology and Geriatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Au Tau, Hong Kong Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Pok Oi Hospital, Au Tau, Hong Kong
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 14:76-84. 2014
    ..Studies about sarcopenia in Asia are fewer, and started later than in Europe and America. We attempted to examine the decline in muscle mass, grip strength and gait speed in a cohort of older Chinese prospectively over 4 years...
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of corticosteroid as treatment in SARS was associated with adverse outcomes: a retrospective cohort study
    Tung Wai Auyeung
    Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Tuen Mun Hospital, Tuen Mun, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    J Infect 51:98-102. 2005
    ..To study the effect of corticosteroids in the treatment of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...