W T Wai Tong Chien

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of physical restraints on hospitalized psychogeriatric patients
    W T Chien
    Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 38:13-22. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of a needs-based education programme for family carers with a relative in an intensive care unit: a quasi-experimental study
    Wai Tong Chien
    Faculty of Medicine, The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:39-50. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric inpatients' perceptions of positive and negative aspects of physical restraint
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK, Shatin, NT, SAR, China
    Patient Educ Couns 59:80-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of a mutual support group for families of Chinese people with schizophrenia: 18-month follow-up
    Wai Tong Chien
    Nethersole School of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F, Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Br J Psychiatry 189:41-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceived benefits and difficulties experienced in a mutual support group for family carers of people with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, Shatin, China
    Qual Health Res 16:962-81. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The perceived burden among Chinese family caregivers of people with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Nurs 16:1151-61. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint A family psychoeducation group program for chinese people with schizophrenia in Hong Kong
    Wai Tong Chien
    Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F, Esther Lee Building, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1003-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving health education through information technology: a commentary on Bond (2007)
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F Esther Lee Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1279-82. 2007
  9. doi request reprint A disease management program for families of persons in Hong Kong with dementia
    Wai Tong Chien
    Faculty of Medicine, Nethersole School of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Chung Chi College, Shatin Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 59:433-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Commentary on Maneesakorn et al. (2007) An RCT of adherence therapy for people with schizophrenia in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Journal of Clinical Nursing 16, 1302-1312
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 17:1530-1. 2008

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of physical restraints on hospitalized psychogeriatric patients
    W T Chien
    Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 38:13-22. 2000
    ..3. Nurses should be aware of their ethical responsibilities to older patients and their families. They must ensure the patient's right to be informed and respect their dignity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of a needs-based education programme for family carers with a relative in an intensive care unit: a quasi-experimental study
    Wai Tong Chien
    Faculty of Medicine, The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:39-50. 2006
    ..The formulation of a family education programme should be based on the results of a needs assessment, in order to meet family carers' individual needs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric inpatients' perceptions of positive and negative aspects of physical restraint
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK, Shatin, NT, SAR, China
    Patient Educ Couns 59:80-6. 2005
    ..Additional physical and psychological harm would also be experienced by patients in these circumstances...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of a mutual support group for families of Chinese people with schizophrenia: 18-month follow-up
    Wai Tong Chien
    Nethersole School of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F, Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Br J Psychiatry 189:41-9. 2006
    ..Family intervention in schizophrenia can reduce patient relapse and improve medication adherence, but few studies on this have involved a Chinese population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceived benefits and difficulties experienced in a mutual support group for family carers of people with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, Shatin, China
    Qual Health Res 16:962-81. 2006
    ..These findings contribute to our understanding of the therapeutic components and limitations of mutual support groups for family carers...
  6. ncbi request reprint The perceived burden among Chinese family caregivers of people with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Nurs 16:1151-61. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint A family psychoeducation group program for chinese people with schizophrenia in Hong Kong
    Wai Tong Chien
    Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F, Esther Lee Building, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1003-6. 2007
    ..The psychoeducation program is a needs-based group intervention that addresses the perceptions, knowledge, and skills of families in caring for relatives with schizophrenia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving health education through information technology: a commentary on Bond (2007)
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F Esther Lee Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1279-82. 2007
  9. doi request reprint A disease management program for families of persons in Hong Kong with dementia
    Wai Tong Chien
    Faculty of Medicine, Nethersole School of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Chung Chi College, Shatin Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 59:433-6. 2008
    ..This study tested the effectiveness of a dementia care management program for Chinese families of relatives with dementia on caregivers' and patients' health outcomes over a 12-month follow-up period...
  10. doi request reprint Commentary on Maneesakorn et al. (2007) An RCT of adherence therapy for people with schizophrenia in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Journal of Clinical Nursing 16, 1302-1312
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 17:1530-1. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a mutual support group for families of patients with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Adv Nurs 51:595-608. 2005
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  12. doi request reprint Evaluation of a peer-led mutual support group for Chinese families of people with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Chung Chi College, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F, Esther Lee Building, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Am J Community Psychol 42:122-34. 2008
    ..The findings provide evidence that mutual support groups can be an effective family-initiated, community-based intervention for Chinese schizophrenia sufferers...
  13. ncbi request reprint The use of physical restraints to psychogeriatric patients in Hong Kong
    W T Chien
    Department of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 20:571-86. 1999
    ..Most importantly, nurses need cognitive and ethical preparation to face different situations in which physical restraint may be used...
  14. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the patients' needs in mental health education
    W T Chien
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shantin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 34:304-11. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the specific educational needs of Chinese patients with schizophrenia using a Chinese version of the Educational Needs Questionnaire...
  15. ncbi request reprint Educational needs of families caring for patients with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, 8 F Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Sha Tin, NewTerritories, Hong Kong
    J Clin Nurs 11:695-6. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint The use of learning contracts in mental health nursing clinical placement: an action research
    Wai Tong Chien
    Department of Nursing, 8 F Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, NT, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:685-94. 2002
    ..The report concludes that contract learning should be integrated into the curriculum of nurse education as a learning strategy for nursing students...
  17. ncbi request reprint Educational needs of families caring for Chinese patients with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Adv Nurs 44:490-8. 2003
    ..Studies of caregivers' opinions about the information required to supervise patients are limited, particularly for the purposes of optimizing family-centred care...
  18. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a mutual support group for family caregivers of patients with schizophrenia
    W T Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F, Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:637-49. 2004
    ..The findings indicate that a mutual support group can provide benefits for family caregivers of people with schizophrenia that go beyond those provided by routine family support...
  19. ncbi request reprint One-year follow-up of a multiple-family-group intervention for Chinese families of patients with schizophrenia
    Wai Tong Chien
    Faculty of Medicine of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, 7 F Esther Lee Building, Shatin, Northern Territories, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1276-84. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint The validity and reliability of a Chinese version of the family burden interview schedule
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Nurs Res 53:314-22. 2004
    ..The caregiver burden within the family is one of the most commonly used outcome variables in research studies of patient care provision. However, few measures of family caregiver burden have been validated for use with Asian populations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a needs-based education programme for families with a critically ill relative in an intensive care unit
    Yeung Lin Chiu
    Intensive Care Unit, NDH Fanling, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Clin Nurs 13:655-6. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Young medical patients' experience of physical restraint: an exploratory study
    Ivy S L Wong
    Department of Medicine, Tseung Kwan O Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 14:120-1. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of a Chinese version of the critical care family needs inventory
    Wai Tong Chien
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Res Nurs Health 28:474-87. 2005
    ..These findings support the potential of the Chinese version to be used as a diagnostic tool in assessment of family needs of Chinese patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of a mutual support group for family caregivers of a relative with dementia
    Wai Yin Fung
    Kwai Chung Hospital, Kwai Chung, New Territories, Hong Kong, ROC
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 16:134-44. 2002
    ..The results of this study show the importance of psychosocial support beyond conventional services generally offered to family caregivers in dementia care...
  25. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study on the health related quality of life of depressed Chinese older people in Shanghai
    Sally Wai chi Chan
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:883-9. 2006
    ..Depression is the most prevalent functional mental disorder of older population. It is estimated that about 21% of the older population in Shanghai are suffering from depression...
  26. ncbi request reprint Quality of life measures for depressed and non-depressed Chinese older people
    Sally Wai chi Chan
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1086-92. 2006
    ..To compare the perception of quality of life (QoL) between depressed and non-depressed Chinese older people in Hong Kong and examined the factors that influence this perception...
  27. ncbi request reprint Chinese version of the Childbirth Self-efficacy Inventory
    Wan Yim IP
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Adv Nurs 51:625-33. 2005
    ..This paper reports a study to translate the Childbirth Self-efficacy Inventory into Chinese and examine its reliability and validity among pregnant Chinese women in Hong Kong...
  28. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in Chinese elderly people with depression
    Sally W C Chan
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:312-8. 2006
    ..Depression is the most prevalent functional mental disorder of later life. It is estimated that about 5% of the elderly population of Hong Kong are suffering from depression...