Kee Lee Chou

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi Assessing shyness in Chinese older adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sao Po Centre on Ageing, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Aging Ment Health 9:456-60. 2005
  2. doi Chronic fatigue and affective disorders in older adults: evidence from the 2007 British National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 145:331-5. 2013
  3. doi Childhood sexual abuse and psychiatric disorders in middle-aged and older adults: evidence from the 2007 Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e1365-71. 2012
  4. doi Perceived discrimination and depression among new migrants to Hong Kong: the moderating role of social support and neighborhood collective efficacy
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 138:63-70. 2012
  5. doi Specific phobia in older adults: evidence from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:376-86. 2009
  6. doi Applying Resource Utilization Groups (RUG-III) in Hong Kong nursing homes
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong
    Can J Aging 27:233-9. 2008
  7. doi Reciprocal relationship between fear of falling and depression in elderly Chinese primary care patients
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration and Sau Po Centre on Ageing, University of Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 12:587-94. 2008
  8. doi Pre-migration planning and depression among new migrants to Hong Kong: the moderating role of social support
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 114:85-93. 2009
  9. doi The prevalence and clustering of four major lifestyle risk factors in Hong Kong Chinese older adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong
    J Aging Health 20:788-803. 2008
  10. doi Effect of Tai Chi on depressive symptoms amongst Chinese older patients with major depression: the role of social support
    Kee Lee Cho
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Med Sport Sci 52:146-54. 2008

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi Assessing shyness in Chinese older adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sao Po Centre on Ageing, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Aging Ment Health 9:456-60. 2005
    ..The divergent validity of the Chinese version of the SS was demonstrated by the negative but significant association between the SS and self esteem (assessed by Rosenberg Self Esteem Inventory)...
  2. doi Chronic fatigue and affective disorders in older adults: evidence from the 2007 British National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 145:331-5. 2013
    ..Although chronic fatigue is common in old age, the association between chronic fatigue and common affective disorders is largely unknown...
  3. doi Childhood sexual abuse and psychiatric disorders in middle-aged and older adults: evidence from the 2007 Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e1365-71. 2012
    ....
  4. doi Perceived discrimination and depression among new migrants to Hong Kong: the moderating role of social support and neighborhood collective efficacy
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 138:63-70. 2012
    ....
  5. doi Specific phobia in older adults: evidence from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:376-86. 2009
    ....
  6. doi Applying Resource Utilization Groups (RUG-III) in Hong Kong nursing homes
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong
    Can J Aging 27:233-9. 2008
    ....
  7. doi Reciprocal relationship between fear of falling and depression in elderly Chinese primary care patients
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration and Sau Po Centre on Ageing, University of Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 12:587-94. 2008
    ..The objective of the current study is to investigate the link between depression and fear of falling in Hong Kong Chinese older adults in primary are settings...
  8. doi Pre-migration planning and depression among new migrants to Hong Kong: the moderating role of social support
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 114:85-93. 2009
    ....
  9. doi The prevalence and clustering of four major lifestyle risk factors in Hong Kong Chinese older adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong
    J Aging Health 20:788-803. 2008
    ....
  10. doi Effect of Tai Chi on depressive symptoms amongst Chinese older patients with major depression: the role of social support
    Kee Lee Cho
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Med Sport Sci 52:146-54. 2008
    ..Social support might be partly responsible for the effect of Tai Chi on depressive symptoms because practicing Tai Chi is a social activity in nature...
  11. doi Disability trends in Hong Kong community-dwelling Chinese older adults: 1996, 2000, and 2004
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    J Aging Health 20:385-404. 2008
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  12. ncbi Living alone and depression in Chinese older adults
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 10:583-91. 2006
    ..Preventive measures and related issues were discussed...
  13. doi Social anxiety disorder in older adults: evidence from the National Epidemiologic Survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 119:76-83. 2009
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  14. ncbi Age at onset of generalized anxiety disorder in older adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:455-64. 2009
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  15. pmc Disordered (pathologic or problem) gambling and axis I psychiatric disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Epidemiol 173:1289-97. 2011
    ..The clinical implications of these findings are that treatment providers need to screen gambling patients for mood, anxiety, and substance use problems and monitor the possible development of later comorbid conditions...
  16. doi Three-year incidence and predictors of first-onset of DSM-IV mood, anxiety, and substance use disorders in older adults: results from Wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:144-55. 2011
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  17. doi The association between social isolation and DSM-IV mood, anxiety, and substance use disorders: wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:1468-76. 2011
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  18. doi Binge drinking and Axis I psychiatric disorders in community-dwelling middle-aged and older adults: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:640-7. 2011
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  19. pmc Interaction between pre- and post-migration factors on depressive symptoms in new migrants to Hong Kong from Mainland China
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Community Ment Health J 47:560-7. 2011
    ..Our results indicate that preventive measures must be developed for new immigrants in Hong Kong, especially for those who were not well prepared for migration...
  20. doi Number of children and upstream intergenerational financial transfers: evidence from Hong Kong
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Nil, Hong Kong, China
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:227-35. 2010
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  21. doi Panic disorder in older adults: evidence from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:822-32. 2010
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  22. doi Moderating effect of apolipoprotein genotype on loneliness leading to depressive symptoms in Chinese older adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:313-22. 2010
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  23. ncbi Psychological distress in migrants in Australia over 50 years old: a longitudinal investigation
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Politics and Sociology, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 98:99-108. 2007
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  24. ncbi Assessing Chinese older adults' suicidal ideation: Chinese version of the Geriatric Suicide Ideation Scale
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 9:167-71. 2005
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  25. ncbi A proposal for a voucher system for long-term care in Hong Kong
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    J Aging Soc Policy 17:85-106. 2005
    ..Finally, we propose solutions to alleviate the possible negative consequences of the voucher system and describe the essential preconditions for the full implementation of the system...
  26. ncbi Emotional autonomy and problem behavior among Chinese adolescents
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, University of Hong Kong, China
    J Genet Psychol 164:473-80. 2003
    ..Results indicated that the relationship between problem behavior and three aspects of emotional autonomy was similar in both individualistic and collectivistic societies...
  27. ncbi Preventing economic hardship among Chinese elderly in Hong Kong
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, University of Hong Kong
    J Aging Soc Policy 16:79-97. 2004
    ..We describe the current situations of these groups, prevailing social policy, future trends, and recommend policies for tackling problem areas...
  28. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of depression in Chinese oldest-old
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:41-50. 2005
    ..In this paper, we examined the prevalence rate and the correlates of depression for the oldest-old...
  29. ncbi Effect of Tai Chi on depressive symptoms amongst Chinese older patients with depressive disorders: a randomized clinical trial
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:1105-7. 2004
  30. ncbi Combined effect of vision and hearing impairment on depression in elderly Chinese
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:825-32. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare impacts of self-reported hearing and vision loss as well as the effect of double sensory impairment on depression...
  31. ncbi Sources of income and depression in elderly Hong Kong Chinese: mediating and moderating effects of social support and financial strain
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 8:212-21. 2004
    ..Specific and effective interventions must be developed for those who are financially independent or on welfare...
  32. ncbi Childlessness and psychological well-being in Chinese older adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:449-57. 2004
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  33. ncbi Prevalence of depression among elderly Chinese with diabetes
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:570-5. 2005
    ..To examine the association between diabetes and depression among older Chinese and to determine the extent to which depression is mediated by physical disability and diabetes-related comorbid conditions...
  34. ncbi Fear of falling and depressive symptoms in Chinese elderly living in nursing homes: fall efficacy and activity level as mediator or moderator?
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 9:255-61. 2005
    ..Policy makers and aged care professional practitioners should find these findings valuable in promoting activity to aid in the prevention of depression amongst the elderly population...
  35. ncbi Everyday competence and depressive symptoms: social support and sense of control as mediators or moderators?
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 9:177-83. 2005
    ..Findings suggest that both sense of control and social support play important roles in the relationship between everyday competence and depression...
  36. ncbi Reciprocal relationship between pain and depression in elderly Chinese primary care patients
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:945-52. 2005
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  37. ncbi Reciprocal relationship between social support and depressive symptoms among Chinese elderly
    K L Chou
    The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 7:224-31. 2003
    ..In addition, elderly people who received more social support from family members not living with elders reported fewer depressive symptoms three years later...
  38. ncbi Correlates of everyday competence in Chinese older adults
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Aging Ment Health 7:308-15. 2003
    ..All these findings are consistent with previous Western studies...
  39. ncbi The effect of depression on use of emergency department services in Hong Kong Chinese older adults with diabetes
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:900-2. 2005
  40. ncbi Functional disability related to diabetes mellitus in older Hong Kong Chinese adults
    Kee Lee Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Gerontology 51:334-9. 2005
    ..To investigate the associations between diabetes and disability in three domains and to determine whether the associations are mediated by diabetes-related complications...
  41. ncbi Factors associated with the use of publicly funded services by Hong Kong Chinese older adults
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Soc Sci Med 58:1025-35. 2004
    ..Findings suggest that publicly funded health services in Hong Kong are used equitably by elderly people...
  42. ncbi Chronic illness and depressive symptoms among Chinese older adults: a longitudinal study
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 54:159-71. 2002
    ..Service and policy implications of the findings are discussed...
  43. ncbi Prevalence of depression and its correlates in Hong Kong's Chinese older adults
    Iris Chi
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The Univ of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:409-16. 2005
    ..The authors assessed the prevalence of depression among older adults and identified factors associated with it...
  44. doi Major depressive disorder in vulnerable groups of older adults, their course and treatment, and psychiatric comorbidity
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Asian and Policy Studies, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong, China
    Depress Anxiety 30:528-37. 2013
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  45. doi Correlates of eating disorder in middle-aged and older adults: evidence from 2007 British National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Isabella S F Ng
    Department of Asian and Policy Studies, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong, China
    J Aging Health 25:1106-20. 2013
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  46. ncbi Reciprocal relationship between pain and depression in older adults: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Politics and Sociology, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 102:115-23. 2007
    ..Our objectives were to determine the temporal relationship between pain and depression, and to investigate whether these two syndromes share predictors...
  47. doi Atypical depressive symptoms and obesity in a national sample of older adults with major depressive disorder
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Asian and Policy Studies, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong, China
    Depress Anxiety 30:574-9. 2013
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  48. ncbi Use of the Minimum Data Set--Home Care: a cluster randomized controlled trial among the Chinese older adults
    I Chi
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Aging Ment Health 10:33-9. 2006
    ..Our results indicated that the function of the MDS-HC in case finding or screening is limited in the Hong Kong primary medical care setting...
  49. ncbi Does mood state change risk taking tendency in older adults?
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Politics and Sociology, Lingnan University, Hong Kong, China
    Psychol Aging 22:310-8. 2007
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  50. ncbi Reciprocal relationship between suicidal ideation and depression in Hong Kong elderly Chinese
    Kee Lee Chou
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:594-6. 2006
  51. ncbi Ageing and psychological response during the post-SARS period
    T M C Lee
    Sau Po Centre on Ageing, The University of Hong Kong
    Aging Ment Health 10:303-11. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest the importance of mental health aftercare in the post-epidemic period of disease epidemics...