Andrew Che Fai Hui

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bacterial meningitis in Hong Kong: 10-years' experience
    A C F Hui
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Ngan Shing Street, New Terriotories, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:366-70. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrence after a first untreated seizure in the Hong Kong Chinese population
    A C Hui
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 30 32 Ngan Shing Street, Shatin, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Epilepsia 42:94-7. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy in Hong Kong: a literature review
    A C F Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:185-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical and electrophysiological features in Chinese patients with Kennedy's disease
    A C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:309-12. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Generalized tonic-clonic status epilepticus in the elderly in China
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Epileptic Disord 7:27-31. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological, clinical and epidemiological study of Guillain-Barre Syndrome in Hong Kong Chinese
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Neurosci 12:134-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of surgery vs steroid injection for carpal tunnel syndrome
    A C F Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Neurology 64:2074-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognosis following Postanoxic Myoclonus Status epilepticus
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, SAR, China
    Eur Neurol 54:10-3. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Simple partial status epilepticus in Chinese adults
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Neurosci 12:902-4. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of polymyositis and dermatomyositis
    A C F Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Clin Rheumatol 26:92. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Bacterial meningitis in Hong Kong: 10-years' experience
    A C F Hui
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Ngan Shing Street, New Terriotories, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:366-70. 2005
    ..We studied the etiology, clinical features and outcome of patients with bacterial meningitis from an urban Chinese city over a 10-years period...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrence after a first untreated seizure in the Hong Kong Chinese population
    A C Hui
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 30 32 Ngan Shing Street, Shatin, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Epilepsia 42:94-7. 2001
    ..Estimates for the risk of recurrence range from 26 to 71%. We investigated the likelihood of a second attack in Hong Kong Chinese patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy in Hong Kong: a literature review
    A C F Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:185-9. 2004
    ..To review data on the causes, clinical features, and management of patients with epilepsy in Hong Kong...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical and electrophysiological features in Chinese patients with Kennedy's disease
    A C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:309-12. 2004
    ..The clinical and electrophysiological features of affected patients are described. The CAG repeats ranged from 43 to 53 and were inversely correlated with the age of onset (r = -0.63; P < 0.005)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Generalized tonic-clonic status epilepticus in the elderly in China
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Epileptic Disord 7:27-31. 2005
    ..08, 95% CI 1.01-1.16) and SE due to an acute symptomatic disturbance (OR 4.90, 95% CI 1.17-13.67). SE is associated with significant morbidity and mortality in this age group...
  6. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological, clinical and epidemiological study of Guillain-Barre Syndrome in Hong Kong Chinese
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Neurosci 12:134-6. 2005
    ..The majority of cases in this locality consists of the demyelinating form of GBS; epidemic, acute motor axonal neuropathy is not the predominant form. The incidence of GBS in this region of China was 0.44 per 100,000...
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of surgery vs steroid injection for carpal tunnel syndrome
    A C F Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Neurology 64:2074-8. 2005
    ..The authors evaluated the efficacy of surgery vs steroid injection in relieving symptoms in patients with CTS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognosis following Postanoxic Myoclonus Status epilepticus
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, SAR, China
    Eur Neurol 54:10-3. 2005
    ..5 h. Sixteen (89%) died following MSE and the 2 survivors were highly dependent or remained in a persistent vegetative state, supporting the view that prognosis is poor in this condition...
  9. ncbi request reprint Simple partial status epilepticus in Chinese adults
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Neurosci 12:902-4. 2005
    ..6%), metabolic derangement (12.5%) and tumor (12.5%). At 30 days from the onset of seizures, 13(40.5%) patients had recovered fully and seven (21.9%) had died. Poor outcome was associated with the presence of an acute symptomatic injury...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of polymyositis and dermatomyositis
    A C F Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Clin Rheumatol 26:92. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of carpal tunnel syndrome after conservative treatment
    A C F Hui
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Int J Clin Pract 58:337-9. 2004
    ..Few patients who were not operated on (11.4%) remain asymptomatic...
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and management of epilepsy in Hong Kong: an overview
    Andrew C F Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Seizure 13:244-6. 2004
    ..In this article, we summarise some of the main problems faced by patients and the current treatment options available in an urban area of China...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lack of clinical utility of the Siriraj Stroke Score
    A C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Intern Med J 32:311-4. 2002
    ..In hospitals where emergency neuroimaging is not available, the use of stroke scores has been proposed to distinguish ischaemic from haemorrhagic stroke...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sonographic demonstration of temporal arteritis
    A C F Hui
    Department of Medicine, Diagnostic Radiological and Organ Imaging, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Neurology 60:347-8. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Status epilepticus in Hong Kong Chinese: aetiology, outcome and predictors of death and morbidity
    Andrew C F Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, PR China
    Seizure 12:478-82. 2003
    ..04, 95% CI 1.01-1.07), delay in treatment (OR=3.52, 95%CI 1.01-12.18), SE due to cerebrovascular disease (OR=9.73, 95% CI 1.58-59.96) and CNS infection (OR=30.27, 95% CI 3.14-292.19)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for refractory epilepsy: long term efficacy and side-effects
    Andrew Che Fai Hui
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 117:58-61. 2004
    ..And we evaluated the long-term efficacy and safety of VNS in a group of Chinese patients with refractory epilepsy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Influence of emergency room fee on acute stroke presentation in a public hospital in Hong Kong
    Kai Ming Chow
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
    Neuroepidemiology 23:123-8. 2004
    ..While we demonstrated no delays in acute stroke presentation accrued from enactment of the emergency room fee, physicians should endeavor to further explore strategies of reducing the late presentation of acute stroke...
  18. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of neurotoxicity induced by cefepime and ceftazidime
    Kai Ming Chow
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pharmacotherapy 23:369-73. 2003
    ..Thus, clinicians' awareness must be increased so that the time between symptom onset and diagnosis can be reduced...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of antibiotic neurotoxicity in renal failure
    Kai Ming Chow
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 23:213-7. 2004
    ..Improved knowledge of the pathogenesis of these formidable adverse events among the renal failure subjects should help prevent antibiotic neurotoxicity in the future...
  20. ncbi request reprint Topiramate for migraine prophylaxis among Chinese population
    Ho Lun Li
    Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Headache 47:616-9. 2007
    ..There was no difference in baseline headache frequency or intensity between responders and nonresponders...
  21. ncbi request reprint Nonconvulsive status epilepticus in peritoneal dialysis patients
    K M Chow
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:400-5. 2001
    ..It shows NCSE as a differential diagnosis for acute confusion. We emphasize the need for nephrologists to consider NCSE as a differential diagnosis for uremic encephalopathy...
  22. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the effect of botulinum toxin A on masseteric muscle hypertrophy with ultrasonographic and electromyographic measurement
    E W To
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, ROC
    Br J Plast Surg 54:197-200. 2001
    ..However, the effect may be temporary and further intramuscular injection may be required to maintain atrophy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin for treatment of masseteric hypertrophy
    Andrew Che Fai Hui
    J Neurol 249:345. 2002