H H Chan

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo trial comparing patients' tolerance of Q-switched Alexandrite (QS Alex) and Q-switched neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet (QS Nd:YAG) lasers in the treatment of nevus of Ota
    H H Chan
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Republic of China
    Lasers Surg Med 24:24-8. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint A control study of the cutaneous side effects of chronic lithium therapy
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 9 F Clinical Science Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 57:107-13. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint An in vivo trial comparing the use of different types of 532 nm Nd:YAG lasers in the treatment of facial lentigines in Oriental patients
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 26:743-9. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint A retrospective analysis of complications in the treatment of nevus of Ota with the Q-switched alexandrite and Q-switched Nd:YAG lasers
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 26:1000-6. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint An in vivo trial comparing the clinical efficacy and complications of Q-switched 755 nm alexandrite and Q-switched 1064 nm Nd:YAG lasers in the treatment of nevus of Ota
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 26:919-22. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Nevus of Ota: a new classification based on the response to laser treatment
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
    Lasers Surg Med 28:267-72. 2001
  7. pmc Asthma, atopy and tuberculin responses in Chinese schoolchildren in Hong Kong
    G W Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Thorax 56:770-3. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Skin care in burn patients: a team approach
    W S Ho
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Burns 27:489-91. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Relationship between parathyroid hormone and subclinical myocardial dysfunction in patients with severe psoriasis
    C T Zhao
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China Traffic Hospital in Shan Dong Province, China
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 28:461-8. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint An in vivo study comparing the efficacy and complications of diode laser and long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser in hair removal in Chinese patients
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 27:950-4. 2001

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo trial comparing patients' tolerance of Q-switched Alexandrite (QS Alex) and Q-switched neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet (QS Nd:YAG) lasers in the treatment of nevus of Ota
    H H Chan
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Republic of China
    Lasers Surg Med 24:24-8. 1999
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the patient tolerance of Q-switched Alexandrite (QS Alex) and Q-switched neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet (QS Nd:YAG) lasers in the treatment of nevus of Ota...
  2. ncbi request reprint A control study of the cutaneous side effects of chronic lithium therapy
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 9 F Clinical Science Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 57:107-13. 2000
    ..To assess the nature and prevalence of skin disorders among psychiatric patients on chronic lithium therapy and to compare them with patients on other psychotropic medications...
  3. ncbi request reprint An in vivo trial comparing the use of different types of 532 nm Nd:YAG lasers in the treatment of facial lentigines in Oriental patients
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 26:743-9. 2000
    ..This can increase the risk of hyperpigmentation when used for the treatment of lentigines in dark-skinned patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint A retrospective analysis of complications in the treatment of nevus of Ota with the Q-switched alexandrite and Q-switched Nd:YAG lasers
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 26:1000-6. 2000
    ..Studies on the use of Q-switched alexandrite (QS alex) and QS Nd:YAG lasers in the treatment of nevus of Ota were limited to case reports and small series. There was no study that looked at the complication rate of these systems...
  5. ncbi request reprint An in vivo trial comparing the clinical efficacy and complications of Q-switched 755 nm alexandrite and Q-switched 1064 nm Nd:YAG lasers in the treatment of nevus of Ota
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 26:919-22. 2000
    ..Although both machines may appear to be similar in effectiveness, the low number of treatment sessions may contribute to this apparent lack of difference...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nevus of Ota: a new classification based on the response to laser treatment
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
    Lasers Surg Med 28:267-72. 2001
    ..Our objective is to retrospectively study our series of laser-treated patients with the aim of re-classifying nevus of Ota, so that such important issues can be taken into account...
  7. pmc Asthma, atopy and tuberculin responses in Chinese schoolchildren in Hong Kong
    G W Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Thorax 56:770-3. 2001
    ..This study investigates the relationship between asthma, allergic symptoms, atopy, and tuberculin response in Chinese schoolchildren who received BCG vaccination at birth...
  8. ncbi request reprint Skin care in burn patients: a team approach
    W S Ho
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Burns 27:489-91. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of a skin care program run by a Skin Care Team on the rehabilitation of burn patients in a tertiary burn centre. The role of different members of the team was also discussed...
  9. doi request reprint Relationship between parathyroid hormone and subclinical myocardial dysfunction in patients with severe psoriasis
    C T Zhao
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China Traffic Hospital in Shan Dong Province, China
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 28:461-8. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that vit-D deficiency and/or elevated PTH in psoriasis may contribute to left ventricular (LV) dysfunction...
  10. ncbi request reprint An in vivo study comparing the efficacy and complications of diode laser and long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser in hair removal in Chinese patients
    H H Chan
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 27:950-4. 2001
    ..Lasers with long wavelengths are less well absorbed by melanin and are considered to be particularly suitable for hair removal in dark-skinned patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Chinese translated version of ISAAC core questions for atopic eczema
    H H Chan
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Exp Allergy 31:903-7. 2001
    ..The indication of a low prevalence of atopic eczema among the Chinese population reported in previous studies was at least partially due to problems with the translated questionnaire...
  12. ncbi request reprint A study of burn injuries in the elderly in a regional burn centre
    W S Ho
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Burns 27:382-5. 2001
    ..In addition, 40 patients (42.5%) had their wounds treated inappropriately. Seven patients died in this series which yielded a mortality rate of 7.4%. The outcomes of early versus late excision and grafting were also analyzed...
  13. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study on the efficacy and complications of Q-switched alexandrite laser in the treatment of acquired bilateral nevus of Ota-like macules
    A Y Lam
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong
    Dermatol Surg 27:937-41; discussion 941-2. 2001
    ..Transient hypopigmentation risk was high, affecting up to 50% of the patients. Further study is warranted to compare the efficacy and complications of different laser systems in the treatment of this condition...
  14. ncbi request reprint Montelukast in the treatment of children with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis: a pilot study
    A Y Pei
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 12:154-8. 2001
    ..05). Our findings suggest that leukotriene receptor antagonist as an adjunct treatment has an anti-inflammatory effect on moderate-to-severe AD. A larger trial is needed to ascertain its efficacy fully...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of respiratory and atopic disorders in Chinese schoolchildren
    G W Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Exp Allergy 31:1225-31. 2001
    ..Atopic sensitization is an important factor associated with asthma in Chinese children...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assault by burning--a reappraisal
    W S Ho
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Burns 27:471-4. 2001
    ..Assault by fire resulted in larger burn size (P=0.03), more inhalation injury (P<0.001) and longer ICU stay (P=0.02). Although the fire group had a longer hospital stay and higher mortality rate, this was statistically insignificant...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and extent of subclinical atherosclerosis in patients with psoriasis
    K H Yiu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Intern Med 273:273-82. 2013
    ..Patients with psoriasis are prone to premature atherosclerosis and increased risk of cardiovascular disease events. However, the prevalence and extent of atherosclerosis in patients with psoriasis are unknown...
  18. ncbi request reprint Toxic epidermal necrolysis: 10 years experience of a burns centre in Hong Kong
    S Ying
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Burns 27:372-5. 2001
    ..The 10 year experience of managing seven patients with severe toxic epidermal necrolysis in a tertiary burns centre in Hong Kong is presented and the controversies over classification and management of the disease are also discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint CD30-positive cutaneous T-cell lymphoma with concurrent solid tumour
    W Y Au
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Br J Dermatol 146:1091-5. 2002
    ..In the other patient, lesions regressed spontaneously after bilateral oophorectomy. A possible relationship between the lymphoma and the solid tumours is discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint A patient with congenital ichthyosis hystrix (disseminated congenital naevus) and acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
    W Y Au
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, 4 F, Professorial Block, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Leuk Lymphoma 44:209-12. 2003
    ..There are four reports of acute leukaemia complicating ichthyosis, all involving paediatric acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. The possible mechanisms involved are discussed...