SAU MAN CHAN

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Elderly suicide and the 2003 SARS epidemic in Hong Kong
    Sau Man Sandra Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:113-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlational study of the Chinese version of the executive interview (C-EXIT25) to other cognitive measures in a psychogeriatric population in Hong Kong Chinese
    Sau Man Sandra Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:535-41. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Do cerebrovascular risk factors confer risk for suicide in later life? A case-control study
    Sandra S Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:541-4. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of clinically significant depressive symptoms in an epidemiologic sample of community-dwelling elders with milder forms of cognitive impairment in Hong Kong SAR
    Sandra S M Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:611-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Population-attributable risk of suicide conferred by axis I psychiatric diagnoses in a Hong Kong Chinese population
    Sandra Sau Man Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Ground Floor, Multicentre, Tai Po Hospital, 9 Chuen On Rd, Tai Po, N T, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1135-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint What does psychological autopsy study tell us about charcoal burning suicide--a new and contagious method in Asia?
    Sandra S M Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, N T Hong Kong SAR
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:633-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of a two-tiered multifaceted elderly suicide prevention program in a Hong Kong Chinese community
    Sandra S Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:185-96. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint The validity of proxy-based NEO-Five Factor Inventory data in suicide research: a study of 18- to 64-year-old Hong Kong Chinese who attempted suicide
    S S M Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    East Asian Arch Psychiatry 21:58-63. 2011

Research Grants

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Elderly suicide and the 2003 SARS epidemic in Hong Kong
    Sau Man Sandra Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:113-8. 2006
    ..Hong Kong was struck by the community outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in 2003. In the same year, the elderly suicide rate in Hong Kong showed a sharp upturn from a previous downward trend...
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlational study of the Chinese version of the executive interview (C-EXIT25) to other cognitive measures in a psychogeriatric population in Hong Kong Chinese
    Sau Man Sandra Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:535-41. 2006
    ..This study is designed to pilot test the feasibility and correlational properties of the adapted Chinese version of Executive Interview (C-EXIT25) to other cognitive measures in a psychogeriatric population in Hong Kong Chinese...
  3. ncbi request reprint Do cerebrovascular risk factors confer risk for suicide in later life? A case-control study
    Sandra S Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:541-4. 2007
    ..Cerebrovascular pathologies have been implicated as a cause of depressive disorders. This study aims to examine the role of cerebrovascular risk factors in late-life suicide...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of clinically significant depressive symptoms in an epidemiologic sample of community-dwelling elders with milder forms of cognitive impairment in Hong Kong SAR
    Sandra S M Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:611-7. 2008
    ..Depression and cognitive impairment in later-life have great bearings on public health. The two conditions often co-occur and have mutual implications on short-term risk and long-term prognosis...
  5. doi request reprint Population-attributable risk of suicide conferred by axis I psychiatric diagnoses in a Hong Kong Chinese population
    Sandra Sau Man Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Ground Floor, Multicentre, Tai Po Hospital, 9 Chuen On Rd, Tai Po, N T, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1135-8. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to determine the population-attributable risk (PAR) of completed suicide among Hong Kong Chinese with axis I psychiatric diagnoses...
  6. doi request reprint What does psychological autopsy study tell us about charcoal burning suicide--a new and contagious method in Asia?
    Sandra S M Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, N T Hong Kong SAR
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:633-8. 2009
    ..There was also a trend toward higher score on "conscientiousness" in the NEO-FFI among charcoal burners than victims of other suicide...
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of a two-tiered multifaceted elderly suicide prevention program in a Hong Kong Chinese community
    Sandra S Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:185-96. 2011
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  8. ncbi request reprint The validity of proxy-based NEO-Five Factor Inventory data in suicide research: a study of 18- to 64-year-old Hong Kong Chinese who attempted suicide
    S S M Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    East Asian Arch Psychiatry 21:58-63. 2011
    ..To examine the validity of proxy-based NEO-Five Factor Inventory ratings for 18- to 64-year-old Chinese who attempted suicide...

Research Grants3

  1. Cerebrovascular risk factors and late-life suicide
    SAU MAN CHAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The correlation between clinical and radiopathological CVRFs as well as the relationship between burden of CVRFs and impaired ECFs will be worked out by correlation statistics. ..