Wah Kheong Chan

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography-diagnosed non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is not associated with prevalent ischemic heart disease among diabetics in a multiracial Asian hospital clinic population
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 38:284-91. 2014
  2. pmc Evaluation of patient satisfaction of an outpatient colonoscopy service in an asian tertiary care hospital
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2012:561893. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in diabetics--prevalence and predictive factors in a multiracial hospital clinic population in Malaysia
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 28:1375-83. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Cyclosporine rescue therapy in autoimmune liver cirrhosis: a case report
    Chan Wah-Kheong
    University of Malaya, Department of Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Turk J Gastroenterol 23:599-603. 2012
  5. pmc Appointment waiting times and education level influence the quality of bowel preparation in adult patients undergoing colonoscopy
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:86. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and direct costings of endoluminal clipping compared to surgery in the management of iatrogenic colonic perforation
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Dig Dis 14:670-5. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Validation study of the Leeds Dyspepsia Questionnaire in a multi-ethnic Asian population
    Sanjiv Mahadeva
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:1669-76. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Controlled attenuation parameter for the detection and quantification of hepatic steatosis in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 29:1470-6. 2014
  9. pmc Genome-wide analysis of copy number variation identifies candidate gene loci associated with the progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Shamsul Mohd Zain
    The Pharmacogenomics Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS ONE 9:e95604. 2014
  10. pmc Epidemiology of Helicobacter pylori infection and public health implications
    Khean Lee Goh
    Department of Medicine Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Helicobacter 16:1-9. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography-diagnosed non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is not associated with prevalent ischemic heart disease among diabetics in a multiracial Asian hospital clinic population
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 38:284-91. 2014
    ..Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and cardiovascular diseases are both common among patients with diabetes mellitus...
  2. pmc Evaluation of patient satisfaction of an outpatient colonoscopy service in an asian tertiary care hospital
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2012:561893. 2012
    ..Waiting times for colonoscopy appointment and on colonoscopy day should not exceed 1 month and 1 hour, respectively, to maintain acceptable levels of patient satisfaction...
  3. doi request reprint Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in diabetics--prevalence and predictive factors in a multiracial hospital clinic population in Malaysia
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 28:1375-83. 2013
    ..There is currently no published study comparing prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and associated factors among diabetics of different ethnicity in the Asia-Pacific region...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cyclosporine rescue therapy in autoimmune liver cirrhosis: a case report
    Chan Wah-Kheong
    University of Malaya, Department of Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Turk J Gastroenterol 23:599-603. 2012
    ..We conclude that cyclosporine seems to be an effective alternative to azathioprine as a steroid-sparing agent in both non-cirrhotic and cirrhotic autoimmune hepatitis...
  5. pmc Appointment waiting times and education level influence the quality of bowel preparation in adult patients undergoing colonoscopy
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:86. 2011
    ..Risk factors for poor bowel preparation are recognized to be independent of the type of bowel preparation method used. Patient and administrative factors influencing bowel preparation are known to vary in different healthcare systems...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and direct costings of endoluminal clipping compared to surgery in the management of iatrogenic colonic perforation
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Dig Dis 14:670-5. 2013
    ..To compare the outcomes and costs of endoluminal clipping and surgery in the management of iatrogenic colonic perforation...
  7. doi request reprint Validation study of the Leeds Dyspepsia Questionnaire in a multi-ethnic Asian population
    Sanjiv Mahadeva
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:1669-76. 2011
    ..There is a lack of validated instruments assessing dyspepsia symptoms in the Asian region. We aimed to translate and validate the Leeds Dyspepsia Questionnaire (LDQ) in a multi-ethnic Asian population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Controlled attenuation parameter for the detection and quantification of hepatic steatosis in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Wah Kheong Chan
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 29:1470-6. 2014
    ..Controlled attenuation parameter (CAP) has been suggested as a noninvasive method for detection and quantification of hepatic steatosis. We aim to study the diagnostic performance of CAP in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients...
  9. pmc Genome-wide analysis of copy number variation identifies candidate gene loci associated with the progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Shamsul Mohd Zain
    The Pharmacogenomics Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS ONE 9:e95604. 2014
    ..These data could prove invaluable in predicting patients at risk of developing NAFLD and more importantly, those who will subsequently progress to NASH...
  10. pmc Epidemiology of Helicobacter pylori infection and public health implications
    Khean Lee Goh
    Department of Medicine Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Helicobacter 16:1-9. 2011
    ..pylori eradication as a gastric cancer-prevention strategy has now been further emphasized in Japanese guidelines. Two studies have shown a decrease in the burden of dyspepsia and peptic ulcer disease with H. pylori eradication...
  11. pmc Evaluation of patient satisfaction of an outpatient gastroscopy service in an Asian tertiary care hospital
    Najib Azmi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:96. 2012
    ..Different methods of evaluation of patient satisfaction may yield different results and there is currently no study to compare results of on-site versus phone-back interviews...