L C Lam

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Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. pmc A benefit-finding intervention for family caregivers of persons with Alzheimer disease: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Sheung Tak Cheng
    Department of Psychological Studies, Hong Kong Institute of Education, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, NT, Hong Kong
    Trials 13:98. 2012
  2. doi A 1-year randomized controlled trial comparing mind body exercise (Tai Chi) with stretching and toning exercise on cognitive function in older Chinese adults at risk of cognitive decline
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:568.e15-20. 2012
  3. pmc The experience of admission to psychiatric hospital among Chinese adult patients in Hong Kong
    Jackie Chi Kin Fu
    Department of Psychiatry, Castle Peak Hospital, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong, PR China
    BMC Psychiatry 8:86. 2008
  4. ncbi Behavioral profile of Alzheimer's disease in Chinese elderly--a validation study of the Chinese version of the Alzheimer's disease behavioral pathology rating scale
    L C Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:368-73. 2001
  5. doi Use of clinical dementia rating in detecting early cognitive deficits in a community-based sample of Chinese older persons in Hong Kong
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:153-7. 2008
  6. ncbi Progress of memory function after radiation therapy in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Clinical Oncology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 15:90-7. 2003
  7. doi Interim follow-up of a randomized controlled trial comparing Chinese style mind body (Tai Chi) and stretching exercises on cognitive function in subjects at risk of progressive cognitive decline
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:733-40. 2011
  8. ncbi Validation of the Chinese Challenging Behaviour Scale: clinical correlates of challenging behaviours in nursing home residents with dementia
    Chi Leung Lam
    Psychogeriatric Team, Castle Peak Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:792-9. 2006
  9. ncbi Reduced semantic fluency as an additional screening tool for subjects with questionable dementia
    Linda Chiu Wa Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:159-64. 2006
  10. ncbi 5-HT2A T102C receptor polymorphism and neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's disease
    Linda Chiu Wa Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, PRC
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:523-6. 2004

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  1. pmc A benefit-finding intervention for family caregivers of persons with Alzheimer disease: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Sheung Tak Cheng
    Department of Psychological Studies, Hong Kong Institute of Education, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, NT, Hong Kong
    Trials 13:98. 2012
    ..Besides burden, caregivers also report rewards, uplifts, and gains, such as a sense of purpose and personal growth. Finding benefits through positive reappraisal may offset the effect of caregiving on caregiver outcomes...
  2. doi A 1-year randomized controlled trial comparing mind body exercise (Tai Chi) with stretching and toning exercise on cognitive function in older Chinese adults at risk of cognitive decline
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:568.e15-20. 2012
    ..To compare the effectiveness of Chinese-style mind-body exercise (24 forms simplified Tai Chi) versus stretching and toning exercise in the maintenance of cognitive abilities in Chinese elders at risk of cognitive decline...
  3. pmc The experience of admission to psychiatric hospital among Chinese adult patients in Hong Kong
    Jackie Chi Kin Fu
    Department of Psychiatry, Castle Peak Hospital, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong, PR China
    BMC Psychiatry 8:86. 2008
    ..The paper reports on a study to evaluate the psychometric properties and cultural appropriateness of the Chinese translation of the Admission Experience Survey (AES)...
  4. ncbi Behavioral profile of Alzheimer's disease in Chinese elderly--a validation study of the Chinese version of the Alzheimer's disease behavioral pathology rating scale
    L C Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:368-73. 2001
    ..This study aims to examine the psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the Alzheimer's disease behavioral pathology rating scale (CBehave-AD) and the behavioral profile of Chinese patients with AD...
  5. doi Use of clinical dementia rating in detecting early cognitive deficits in a community-based sample of Chinese older persons in Hong Kong
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:153-7. 2008
    ..With the use of cognitive evaluation, special adjustments are required to fit the performance of the respondents with different educational background...
  6. ncbi Progress of memory function after radiation therapy in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Clinical Oncology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 15:90-7. 2003
    ..The TLI-positive and TLI-negative groups did not differ significantly from each other in cognitive performance. At follow-up, visual memory performance had deteriorated, while verbal memory remained more stable...
  7. doi Interim follow-up of a randomized controlled trial comparing Chinese style mind body (Tai Chi) and stretching exercises on cognitive function in subjects at risk of progressive cognitive decline
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:733-40. 2011
    ..We reported the interim findings of a randomized controlled trial (RCT) to examine the effects of a mind body physical exercise (Tai Chi) on cognitive function in Chinese subjects at risk of cognitive decline...
  8. ncbi Validation of the Chinese Challenging Behaviour Scale: clinical correlates of challenging behaviours in nursing home residents with dementia
    Chi Leung Lam
    Psychogeriatric Team, Castle Peak Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:792-9. 2006
    ..Behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) are associated with considerable burden to patients with dementia and their caregivers. Formal caregivers in residential care settings face different challenges when delivering care...
  9. ncbi Reduced semantic fluency as an additional screening tool for subjects with questionable dementia
    Linda Chiu Wa Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:159-64. 2006
    ..This paper evaluates the neuropsychological correlates of the semantic fluency test in subjects with questionable dementia (QD)...
  10. ncbi 5-HT2A T102C receptor polymorphism and neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's disease
    Linda Chiu Wa Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, PRC
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:523-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the association between 5-HT(2A) receptor polymorphism and neuropsychiatric (NP) symptoms in Chinese elderly with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  11. ncbi Association between cognitive function, behavioral syndromes and two-year clinical outcome in Chinese subjects with late-onset Alzheimer's disease
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:517-26. 2006
    ..To examine associations between behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD), cognitive function and clinical deterioration over 2 years...
  12. ncbi Cytochrome P450 2D6 genotyping and association with tardive dyskinesia in Chinese schizophrenic patients
    L C Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Kwai Chung Hospital, Hong Kong
    Pharmacopsychiatry 34:238-41. 2001
    ..This may contribute to the development of tardive dyskinesia (TD) in patients with prolonged exposure to anti-psychotic drugs...
  13. ncbi Depression and apathy affect functioning in community active subjects with questionable dementia and mild Alzheimer's disease
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:431-7. 2007
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  14. ncbi Clock-face drawing, reading and setting tests in the screening of dementia in Chinese elderly adults
    L C Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P353-7. 1998
    ..This new scoring method of clock-drawing proved to be a valid measure for screening of dementia. It is applicable in non-English speaking populations and should be a useful adjunct for quick screening assessment of dementia...
  15. ncbi Executive function impairment in community elderly subjects with questionable dementia
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 19:86-90. 2005
    ..The neurocognitive profile of community-dwelling Chinese subjects with 'questionable' dementia was studied...
  16. ncbi Screening of mild cognitive impairment in Chinese older adults--a multistage validation of the Chinese abbreviated mild cognitive impairment test
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Neuroepidemiology 30:6-12. 2008
    ..To develop a short cognitive test for screening mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in Hong Kong Chinese older adults...
  17. ncbi Effectiveness of an individualized functional training program on affective disturbances and functional skills in mild and moderate dementia--a randomized control trial
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:133-41. 2010
    ..We reported the findings of a randomized controlled trial (RCT) to examine the effects of an individualized functional enhancement program (FEP) on functional skills and mood symptoms in mild and moderate dementia...
  18. ncbi Prevalence of very mild and mild dementia in community-dwelling older Chinese people in Hong Kong
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, The People s Republic of China
    Int Psychogeriatr 20:135-48. 2008
    ..In this report, the results of a household survey were used to examine the prevalence of very mild and mild dementia in Chinese older persons in Hong Kong...
  19. doi Modality of physical exercise and cognitive function in Hong Kong older Chinese community
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:48-53. 2009
    ..We reported the association between modality of Physical Exercise and cognitive function in 782 older Chinese adults assessed in the second phase of a population survey for dementia in Hong Kong...
  20. ncbi Subjective memory complaints in Chinese subjects with mild cognitive impairment and early Alzheimer's disease
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Tai Po Hospital, Tai Po, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:876-82. 2005
    ..Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) represents a transitional state between normal aging and dementia. However, there is inconsistent opinion as to the validity of subjective memory complaints as a criterion for diagnosis...
  21. ncbi Validation study of the Chinese version of the neuropsychiatric inventory (CNPI)
    V P Leung
    Psychogeriatric Unit, Shatin Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:789-93. 2001
    ..More validated instruments for assessment of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia are required to facilitate local dementia research...
  22. ncbi Sleep problems in Chinese elderly in Hong Kong
    H F Chiu
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Sleep 22:717-26. 1999
    ....
  23. ncbi Gradual withdrawal of long-term anticholinergic antiparkinson medication in Chinese patients with chronic schizophrenia
    G S Ungvari
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 19:141-8. 1999
    ....
  24. ncbi Clinical correlates of functional performance in community-dwelling Chinese older persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Cindy W C Tam
    Department of Psychiatry, Tai Po Hospital, Hong Kong SAR
    Int Psychogeriatr 20:1059-70. 2008
    ..This study explores the functional profiles and the clinical correlates of a population-based sample of Chinese older persons with MCI in Hong Kong...
  25. ncbi Dopamine D3 receptor gene and tardive dyskinesia in Chinese schizophrenic patients
    M M Garcia-Barcelo
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    J Neural Transm 108:671-7. 2001
    ..We found no evidence that the dopamine D3 receptor gene is likely to confer susceptibility to the development of tardive dyskinesia in Chinese patients with schizophrenia...
  26. ncbi A double-blind randomised comparison of risperidone and haloperidol in the treatment of behavioural and psychological symptoms in Chinese dementia patients
    W C Chan
    Psychogeriatric Department, Castle Peak Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:1156-62. 2001
    ..Behavioural and psychological symptoms (BPSD) are common during the course of dementia and present severe problems to patients and their caregivers...
  27. ncbi Apolipoprotein epsilon-4 allele and the two-year progression of cognitive function in Chinese subjects with late-onset Alzheimer's disease
    Linda C W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, SAR
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:92-9. 2006
    ..This study examined the two-year progression of cognitive decline and its association with Apo E4 allelic status in a group of Chinese elderly subjects with AD...
  28. ncbi Verbal fluency in schizophrenia: reduction in semantic store
    R Y Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:43-8. 2000
    ..This is a study of the word production of patients with schizophrenia using a semantic verbal fluency task to address the unresolved issue of retrieval or storage impairment...
  29. ncbi Agitation in Chinese elderly: validation of the Chinese version of the Cohen-Mansfield Agitation Inventory
    C N Choy
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, SAR
    Int Psychogeriatr 13:325-35. 2001
    ..Future study should focus not only on the behavioral disturbances; medical, psychological, and environmental factors should be taken into account to provide a more accurate profile...
  30. ncbi Validity and applicability of the Chinese version of community screening instrument for dementia
    Teresa S F Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, Tai Po Hospital, Tai Po, Hong Kong, PR China
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 15:10-8. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the Chinese version of CSI-D is a valid, reliable and educationally independent screening instrument for dementia sensitive to detect early stage of the disease...
  31. doi Capacity to make treatment decisions in Chinese older persons with very mild dementia and mild Alzheimer disease
    Victor W C Lui
    Department of Psychiatry, Tai Po Hospital, Tai Po, NT, Hong Kong
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:428-36. 2009
    ..This study aims at assessing mental competence in Chinese patients with mild and very mild dementia with a semistructured assessment method and the impact of repeated presentations of information on patients' mental competence...
  32. ncbi Polymorphisms of the estrogen receptor alpha (ESR1) gene and the risk of Alzheimer's disease in a southern Chinese community
    Suk L Ma
    Department of Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:977-86. 2009
    ..Preliminary associations between two polymorphisms of ESR1 (PvuII and XbaI) gene and AD have been reported...
  33. ncbi Association between tumor necrosis factor-alpha promoter polymorphism and Alzheimer's disease
    Suk Ling Ma
    Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, China
    Neurology 62:307-9. 2004
    ..A high-risk TNFalpha haplotype (-1,031C-863C-857C) with an odds ratio of 2.54 (95% CI 1.37 to 4.79) for AD was identified. No interaction effect of APOE and TNFalpha genotypes was found, but both acted as important risk factors for AD...
  34. doi A randomized placebo controlled trial of homocysteine lowering to reduce cognitive decline in older demented people
    T Kwok
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital and Shatin Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Clin Nutr 30:297-302. 2011
    ..Whether homocysteine lowering by B vitamins can reduce cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia patients is unclear...
  35. ncbi Sleep-related injury in the elderly--an epidemiological study in Hong Kong
    H F Chiu
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Sleep 23:513-7. 2000
    ..CONCLUSIONS: We found that sleep-related injury and RSBD were not rare in the elderly but were frequently under-recognized. Our study calls for greater attention to elderly who had sustained injury during sleep...
  36. ncbi Curcumin effects on blood lipid profile in a 6-month human study
    Larry Baum
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Pharmacol Res 56:509-14. 2007
    ..Curcumin consumption does not appear to have a significant effect on the serum lipid profile, unless the absorbed concentration of curcumin is considered, in which case curcumin may modestly increase cholesterol...
  37. ncbi 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...
  38. ncbi Relevance of outcome measures in different cultural groups--does one size fit all?
    Helen F K Chiu
    Department of Psychiatry, Multi Centre, Tai Po Hospital, and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:457-66. 2007
    ..More work is also needed in the area of quality of life measures in various countries...
  39. ncbi Prevalence of dementia with Lewy bodies in an inpatient psychogeriatric population in Hong Kong Chinese
    Sandra S M Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:847-50. 2002
    ..To find out the prevalence of dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) in an inpatient psychogeriatric population in Hong Kong Chinese...
  40. ncbi Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele is associated with vascular dementia
    Larry Baum
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:301-5. 2006
    ..The apolipoprotein E (ApoE) exon 4 polymorphism has been associated with vascular dementia (VaD) risk. Since not all studies confirm this finding, we explored this association in a case-control study...
  41. ncbi Association between mind-body and cardiovascular exercises and memory in older adults
    Agnes S Chan
    Department of Psychology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1754-60. 2005
    ..Older adults who engaged in both types of exercise were also included to examine the combined effects...
  42. doi Examining the association between participation in late-life leisure activities and cognitive function in community-dwelling elderly Chinese in Hong Kong
    Grace T Y Leung
    Department of Psychiatry, Tai Po Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int Psychogeriatr 22:2-13. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the association between leisure activity participation and cognitive function in an elderly population of community-dwelling Hong Kong Chinese...
  43. doi 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
    ....
  44. ncbi Hyponatremia associated with paroxetine
    V P Leung
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Pharmacopsychiatry 31:32-4. 1998
    ..Other factors possibly related to the hyponatremia are discussed and a review of the diagnosis and management of SSRI-related hyponatremia is included...
  45. ncbi Neurological signs and sustained attention impairment in schizophrenia
    E Y Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 251:1-5. 2001
    ..The results support the notion of heterogeneity and diversity in neurological signs (even among soft neurological signs) and argue against the use of a single global measure to embrace all soft neurological signs in schizophrenia...
  46. doi Clinical correlates of Parkinsonian signs in community- dwelling Chinese older persons: a population based study
    Cindy W C Tam
    Department of Psychiatry, Tai Po Hospital, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:719-25. 2008
    ..This study examined the clinical correlates of parkinsonian signs including neuropsychiatric symptoms, cognitive impairment and medical illness burden in the community-dwelling non-demented Chinese elderly...
  47. ncbi Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Hong Kong in 2003: stress and psychological impact among frontline healthcare workers
    Cindy W C Tam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Psychol Med 34:1197-204. 2004
    ..The study reported here aimed at investigating the origin of stress and psychological morbidity among frontline healthcare workers in response to this catastrophe...
  48. ncbi Lack of association of the interleukin-1beta gene polymorphism with Alzheimer's disease in a Chinese population
    Suk Ling Ma
    Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, PRC
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 16:265-8. 2003
    ..61 and 0.03, respectively. No significant difference was detected in the genotypic or allelic frequencies (p > 0.25). We conclude that IL-1beta polymorphism is unlikely to be a significant risk factor for AD in the Chinese Population...
  49. ncbi Category verbal fluency test performance in chinese elderly with Alzheimer's disease
    Edward Hei Lim Mok
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 18:120-4. 2004
    ..The applicability of category verbal fluency test (VFT) as a screening test for Alzheimer's disease (AD) in the Chinese population was studied...
  50. ncbi The association between promoter polymorphism of the interleukin-10 gene and Alzheimer's disease
    Suk Ling Ma
    Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Neurobiol Aging 26:1005-10. 2005
    ..No interaction effect between the ApoE and IL-10 genotypes is found. Therefore, we concluded that the functional polymorphisms of the IL-10 gene act as a risk factor for AD...
  51. ncbi Characteristic profiles of instrumental activities of daily living in Chinese older persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Cindy Woon Chi Tam
    Department of Psychiatry, Tai Po Hospital, Hong Kong SAR
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 22:211-7. 2007
    ..Our results demonstrated that Chinese older persons with md-MCI had impairment in IADL, as compared to NC and subjects with a-MCI. This finding suggests that assessment of IADL should be incorporated in the clinical evaluation of MCI...
  52. ncbi Polymorphisms of the cholesterol 24-hydroxylase (CYP46A1) gene and the risk of Alzheimer's disease in a Chinese population
    Suk Ling Ma
    Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:37-45. 2006
    ..CYP46A1 is an essential gene modulating cholesterol metabolism in the brain...
  53. ncbi Subjective complaints and self-evaluation of memory test performance in Questionable dementia
    Candy Ho Yan Wong
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:937-44. 2006
    ..In this study, we evaluated subjective complaints and self-evaluation of memory test performance in subjects with Questionable dementia (QD) and mild Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  54. ncbi Validation of a memory inventory for the assessment of awareness of memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease in Chinese elderly
    Victor Wing Cheong Lui
    Department of Psychiatry, North District Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:917-23. 2006
    ..This paper describes the development and validation of the Memory Inventory for Chinese (MIC), for measuring the awareness of memory deficits in the Chinese population with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  55. ncbi Association of prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2 (PTGS2) polymorphisms and Alzheimer's disease in Chinese
    Suk Ling Ma
    Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Neurobiol Aging 29:856-60. 2008
    ..It provided further evidence to support a role of inflammation in the development and progression of AD...
  56. ncbi Low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 8 (apolipoprotein E receptor 2) gene polymorphisms in Alzheimer's disease
    Suk Ling Ma
    Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Neurosci Lett 332:216-8. 2002
    ..The latter was found in four AD patients (2.0%) and 11 controls (6.0%), a significant difference (P = 0.042). Further study is needed to confirm this possible association of LRP8 with AD...