Patrick W C Lau

Summary

Affiliation: Hong Kong Baptist University
Country: China

Publications

  1. pmc Chronic effects of ambient air pollution on respiratory morbidities among Chinese children: a cross-sectional study in Hong Kong
    Yang Gao
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Public Health 14:105. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint The association between global self-esteem, physical self-concept and actual vs ideal body size rating in Chinese primary school children
    P W C Lau
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:314-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Parenting style and cultural influences on overweight children's attraction to physical activity
    Patrick W C Lau
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2293-302. 2007
  4. pmc A systematic review of information and communication technology-based interventions for promoting physical activity behavior change in children and adolescents
    Patrick W C Lau
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China
    J Med Internet Res 13:e48. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome in overweight/obese preadolescent Hong Kong Chinese children aged 9-12 years
    Rita Y T Sung
    Diabetes Care 26:250-1. 2003

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Publications5

  1. pmc Chronic effects of ambient air pollution on respiratory morbidities among Chinese children: a cross-sectional study in Hong Kong
    Yang Gao
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Public Health 14:105. 2014
    ..The chronic health effects from exposure to ambient air pollution are still unclear. This study primarily aims to examine the relationship between long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and respiratory morbidities in Chinese children...
  2. ncbi request reprint The association between global self-esteem, physical self-concept and actual vs ideal body size rating in Chinese primary school children
    P W C Lau
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:314-9. 2004
    ..To investigate whether the discrepancy between actual and ideal body size rating is related to Chinese children's global self-esteem and global physical self-concept...
  3. ncbi request reprint Parenting style and cultural influences on overweight children's attraction to physical activity
    Patrick W C Lau
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2293-302. 2007
    ..To investigate the associations among parenting style, gender, Chinese culture, and overweight children's attraction to physical activity...
  4. pmc A systematic review of information and communication technology-based interventions for promoting physical activity behavior change in children and adolescents
    Patrick W C Lau
    Department of Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China
    J Med Internet Res 13:e48. 2011
    ..Although several systematic reviews have documented the effects of ICT-based interventions on PA behavior, very few have focused on children and adolescents specifically...
  5. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome in overweight/obese preadolescent Hong Kong Chinese children aged 9-12 years
    Rita Y T Sung
    Diabetes Care 26:250-1. 2003