Yin Bun Cheung

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Height and mental health and health utility among ethnic Chinese in a polyclinic sample in Singapore
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 42:73-9. 2013
  2. pmc Risk communication in clinical trials: a cognitive experiment and a survey
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Center for Quantitative Medicine, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, College Road 169857, Singapore
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:55. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Estimation of intervention effects using first or multiple episodes in clinical trials: The Andersen-Gill model re-examined
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Biostatistics, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Stat Med 29:328-36. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Continuation of linear growth failure and its association with cognitive ability are not dependent on initial length-for-age: a longitudinal study from 6 months to 11 years of age
    Y B Cheung
    Scientific Development Division, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Biopolis, Singapore
    Acta Paediatr 99:1719-23. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Linear growth in early life is associated with suicidal ideation in 18-year-old Filipinos
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Biopolis, Singapore
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:463-71. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Three estimates of the association between linear growth failure and cognitive ability
    Y B Cheung
    Biostatistics Unit, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore
    Trop Med Int Health 14:1020-4. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Gambian children who participated in a 9-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine trial and in their younger siblings
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Biostatistics Department, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:990-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of the Chinese language version of the functional assessment of cancer therapy-general in a Singaporean population
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Clinical Trials and Epidemiology Research Unit, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 38:225-9. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of the measurement properties between a short and generic instrument, the 5-level EuroQoL Group's 5-dimension (EQ-5D-5L) questionnaire, and a longer and disease-specific instrument, the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Breast (FACT-B), i
    Chun Fan Lee
    Center for Quantitative Medicine, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore
    Qual Life Res 22:1745-51. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The English and Chinese versions of the five-level EuroQoL Group's five-dimension questionnaire (EQ-5D) were valid and reliable and provided comparable scores in Asian breast cancer patients
    Chun Fan Lee
    Center for Quantitative Medicine, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore
    Support Care Cancer 21:201-9. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Height and mental health and health utility among ethnic Chinese in a polyclinic sample in Singapore
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 42:73-9. 2013
    ..Both social and biological explanations have been previously proposed. This study aims to assess the associations in ethnic Chinese in Singapore...
  2. pmc Risk communication in clinical trials: a cognitive experiment and a survey
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Center for Quantitative Medicine, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, College Road 169857, Singapore
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:55. 2010
    ..This echoed the view of many clinicians and psychologists about risk communication. As the clinical trial industry expands rapidly across the globe, it is important to understand risk communication in Asian countries...
  3. doi request reprint Estimation of intervention effects using first or multiple episodes in clinical trials: The Andersen-Gill model re-examined
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Biostatistics, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Stat Med 29:328-36. 2010
    ..We maintain that a careful clarification of research purpose is needed before one can choose a statistical model, and that the AG model is useful in the estimation of the total effect of an intervention...
  4. doi request reprint Continuation of linear growth failure and its association with cognitive ability are not dependent on initial length-for-age: a longitudinal study from 6 months to 11 years of age
    Y B Cheung
    Scientific Development Division, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Biopolis, Singapore
    Acta Paediatr 99:1719-23. 2010
    ..To examine linear growth and its association with cognitive ability at age 11 years among full-term singletons with varying degree of stunting or without stunting at age 6 months...
  5. doi request reprint Linear growth in early life is associated with suicidal ideation in 18-year-old Filipinos
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Biopolis, Singapore
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:463-71. 2009
    ..In conclusion, postnatal growth stunting is an important predictor of suicidal ideation in later life. It also affects the association between birth length and suicidal ideation...
  6. doi request reprint Three estimates of the association between linear growth failure and cognitive ability
    Y B Cheung
    Biostatistics Unit, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore
    Trop Med Int Health 14:1020-4. 2009
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  7. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Gambian children who participated in a 9-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine trial and in their younger siblings
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Biostatistics Department, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:990-5. 2009
    ..We studied the effects of vaccination with pneumococcal conjugate vaccines on the carriage of individual serotypes and on antimicrobial resistance in vaccinated children and their younger siblings...
  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of the Chinese language version of the functional assessment of cancer therapy-general in a Singaporean population
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Clinical Trials and Epidemiology Research Unit, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 38:225-9. 2009
    ..There is no published data on the validity, reliability and sensitiveness to change of the official Chinese translation of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General (version 4; FACT-G)...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of the measurement properties between a short and generic instrument, the 5-level EuroQoL Group's 5-dimension (EQ-5D-5L) questionnaire, and a longer and disease-specific instrument, the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Breast (FACT-B), i
    Chun Fan Lee
    Center for Quantitative Medicine, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore
    Qual Life Res 22:1745-51. 2013
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  10. doi request reprint The English and Chinese versions of the five-level EuroQoL Group's five-dimension questionnaire (EQ-5D) were valid and reliable and provided comparable scores in Asian breast cancer patients
    Chun Fan Lee
    Center for Quantitative Medicine, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore
    Support Care Cancer 21:201-9. 2013
    ..To examine the measurement properties of and comparability between the English and Chinese versions of the five-level EuroQoL Group's five-dimension questionnaire (EQ-5D) in breast cancer patients in Singapore...
  11. doi request reprint Measurement properties of the eight-item abbreviated functional assessment of cancer therapy--breast symptom index and comparison with its 37-item parent measure
    Chun Fan Lee
    Center for Quantitative Medicine, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
    J Pain Symptom Manage 45:782-91. 2013
    ..There has been no formal assessment of this eight-item version...
  12. doi request reprint Mapping the English and Chinese versions of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General to the EQ-5D utility index
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Clinical Trials and Epidemiology Research Unit, Singapore
    Value Health 12:371-6. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Child development at 5 years of age predicted mathematics ability and schooling outcomes in Malawian adolescents
    Mihir Gandhi
    Centre for Quantitative Medicine, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
    Acta Paediatr 102:58-65. 2013
    ..This study aimed to examine the association between child development at 5 years of age and mathematics ability and schooling outcomes at 12 years of age in Malawian children...
  14. doi request reprint Estimation and interpretation of incidence rate difference for recurrent events when the estimation model is misspecified
    Ying Xu
    Centre for Quantitative Medicine, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, 8 College Road, Singapore 169857, Singapore
    Biom J 54:750-65. 2012
    ..We illustrate the method with data from a randomized vaccine trial...
  15. doi request reprint Height gain during early childhood is an important predictor of schooling and mathematics ability outcomes
    Mihir Gandhi
    Biostatistics, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore
    Acta Paediatr 100:1113-8. 2011
    ..To examine the association between height gain at different stages of early childhood and schooling and cognitive outcomes in 12-year-old Malawian children...
  16. doi request reprint Trajectory of quality of life for poor prognosis stage 5D chronic kidney disease with and without dialysis
    Ying Ying Seow
    Khoo Teck Phuat Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    Am J Nephrol 37:231-8. 2013
    ..Conservative management may be a viable alternative offering comparable health-related quality of life...
  17. doi request reprint Estimation of summary protective efficacy using a frailty mixture model for recurrent event time data
    Ying Xu
    Centre for Quantitative Medicine, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
    Stat Med 31:4023-39. 2012
    ..The performance of the proposed estimation approach is investigated by a simulation study. Data from a trial of malaria prophylaxis conducted in Ghana are reanalyzed...
  18. doi request reprint Measurement properties of the English and Chinese versions of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Breast (FACT-B) in Asian breast cancer patients
    Raymond Ng
    Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Center, Singapore, Singapore
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 131:619-25. 2012
    ..Data collected from the English and Chinese versions can be pooled and either version could be used for bilingual patients...
  19. pmc A simple approach to the estimation of incidence rate difference
    Ying Xu
    Department of Biostatistics, Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore
    Am J Epidemiol 172:334-43. 2010
    ..The method is illustrated with data from a vaccine trial carried out in the Gambia in 2001-2004...
  20. ncbi request reprint Response and non-response to a quality-of-life question on sexual life: a case study of the simple mean imputation method
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Division of Clinical Trials and Epidemiological Sciences, National Cancer Centre, Singapore, Singapore
    Qual Life Res 15:1493-501. 2006
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  21. doi request reprint Comparison of four statistical approaches to score child development: a study of Malawian children
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Clinical Trials and Epidemiology Research Unit, Block A 03 02, 226 Outram Road, Singapore
    Trop Med Int Health 13:987-93. 2008
    ..Recently two approaches based on the Rasch model and the concept of 'developmental age' have been proposed. This study aims to compare the performance of the four approaches...
  22. doi request reprint Measurement properties of the Chinese Version of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life-Short Form (KDQOL-SF™) in end-stage renal disease patients with poor prognosis in Singapore
    Yin Bun Cheung
    Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:923-32. 2012
    ..The Kidney Disease Quality of Life (KDQOL™) instrument is widely used to assess care of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Elicitation of prior distributions for a phase III randomized controlled trial of adjuvant therapy with surgery for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Say Beng Tan
    Division of Clinical Trials and Epidemiological Sciences, National Cancer Centre, Singapore, Singapore
    Control Clin Trials 24:110-21. 2003
    ..We illustrate these analyses, assuming that the data resulting from the new trial was the same as that obtained in the earlier trial when it was stopped...
  24. doi request reprint The validity of a structured interactive 24-hour recall in estimating energy and nutrient intakes in 15-month-old rural Malawian children
    Chrissie M Thakwalakwa
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Matern Child Nutr 8:380-9. 2012
    ..86, 0.80, 0.68, 0.69, 0.72 and 0.76, respectively, provides an approximation of the mean values based on WFRs...