Malcolm M Koo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Increased risk of primary Sjögren's syndrome in female patients with thyroid disorders: a longitudinal population-based study in Taiwan
    Ming Chi Lu
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e77210. 2013
  2. pmc Predicting 7-day survival using heart rate variability in hospice patients with non-lung cancers
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e69482. 2013
  3. pmc Association of sleep duration and insulin resistance in Taiwanese vegetarians
    Jiunn Kae Chang
    Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 12:666. 2012
  4. pmc Lipid accumulation product: a simple and accurate index for predicting metabolic syndrome in Taiwanese people aged 50 and over
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:78. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint [Factors associated with non-utilization of mammographic screening services in middle-aged and elderly women in Taiwan]
    Chin Ying Lai
    Office of Superintendant, Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:61-71. 2012
  6. pmc Association between frequency domain heart rate variability and unplanned readmission to hospital in geriatric patients
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 11:137. 2011
  7. pmc Predicting insulin resistance using the triglyceride-to-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol ratio in Taiwanese adults
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:93. 2011
  8. pmc Challenges of internet recruitment: a case study with disappointing results
    Malcolm Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 7:e6. 2005
  9. pmc Improving Web searches: case study of quit-smoking Web sites for teenagers
    Malcolm Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, McMurrich Building, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 5:e28. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint A cohort study of dietary fibre intake and menarche
    Malcolm M Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 5:353-60. 2002

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Publications11

  1. pmc Increased risk of primary Sjögren's syndrome in female patients with thyroid disorders: a longitudinal population-based study in Taiwan
    Ming Chi Lu
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e77210. 2013
    ..Thus, the aim of our study was to use a nationwide health claims database to explore the prevalence and risk of pSS in female patients with thyroid diseases...
  2. pmc Predicting 7-day survival using heart rate variability in hospice patients with non-lung cancers
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e69482. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to explore the association of cardiac autonomic functions and survival in patients with advanced cancer and to evaluate the prognostic value of heart rate variability (HRV) in 7-day survival prediction...
  3. pmc Association of sleep duration and insulin resistance in Taiwanese vegetarians
    Jiunn Kae Chang
    Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 12:666. 2012
    ..However, no studies have investigated whether such association exists in vegetarians. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between sleep duration and insulin resistance in Taiwanese vegetarians...
  4. pmc Lipid accumulation product: a simple and accurate index for predicting metabolic syndrome in Taiwanese people aged 50 and over
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:78. 2012
    ..However, no studies have evaluated the accuracy of LAP in predicting MS in Taiwanese adults. The aim of our investigation was to use LAP to predict MS in Taiwanese adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Factors associated with non-utilization of mammographic screening services in middle-aged and elderly women in Taiwan]
    Chin Ying Lai
    Office of Superintendant, Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 59:61-71. 2012
    ..Few such studies in Taiwan have addressed a cross-section sample that is representative of the overall population...
  6. pmc Association between frequency domain heart rate variability and unplanned readmission to hospital in geriatric patients
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 11:137. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the association of cardiac autonomic functions as measured by frequency domain heart rate variability (HRV) and 14-day UR in geriatric patients...
  7. pmc Predicting insulin resistance using the triglyceride-to-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol ratio in Taiwanese adults
    Jui Kun Chiang
    Department of Family Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:93. 2011
    ..The aim of the present investigation was to use TG/HDL-C and other clinical available factors to predict insulin resistance in Taiwanese adults...
  8. pmc Challenges of internet recruitment: a case study with disappointing results
    Malcolm Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 7:e6. 2005
    ..This paper summarizes our experiences from 2 studies in which we attempted to recruit teenagers on the Internet for a questionnaire study to evaluate a smoking-cessation website...
  9. pmc Improving Web searches: case study of quit-smoking Web sites for teenagers
    Malcolm Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, McMurrich Building, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 5:e28. 2003
    ..However, little is known about the characteristics of Web sites returned by simple Web searches for information about smoking cessation for teenagers...
  10. ncbi request reprint A cohort study of dietary fibre intake and menarche
    Malcolm M Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 5:353-60. 2002
    ..To evaluate the influence of dietary fibre on menarche in a cohort of pre-menarcheal girls...
  11. ncbi request reprint The relationship between sedentary activities and physical inactivity among adolescents: results from the Canadian Community Health Survey
    Naoko Koezuka
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 39:515-22. 2006
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