V W Y Lee

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Barriers to warfarin use for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Cardiol 36:166-71. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Impact of pharmacy outreach services on blood pressure management in the elderly community of Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:175-81. 2013
  3. pmc Ibandronate increases cortical bone density in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus on long-term glucocorticoid
    Edmund K Li
    Department of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince Wales Hospital, 30 32 Ngan Shing Street, Sha Tin, NT, Hong Kong, PR China
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R198. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Clinical impact of a pharmacist-physician co-managed programme on hyperlipidaemia management in Hong Kong
    V W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, N T, Hong Kong
    J Clin Pharm Ther 34:407-14. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of rosuvastatin in lipid management in Chinese patients in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 122:2814-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive serological detection of Helicobacter pylori antigens in adult Hong Kong Chinese non-ulcer dyspepsia patients
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Curr Microbiol 54:249-53. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Statin utilization patterns for the primary prevention of cardiovascular events: a retrospective study in patients with diabetes mellitus in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 8:199-205. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the maintenance stable warfarin dosage in Hong Kong Chinese patients
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 20:33-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Pharmacogenetics of esomeprazole or rabeprazole-based triple therapy in Helicobacter pylori eradication in Hong Kong non-ulcer dyspepsia Chinese subjects
    V W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pharm Ther 35:343-50. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Glycemic control and medication compliance in diabetic patients in a pharmacist-managed clinic in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:2593-6. 2003

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Barriers to warfarin use for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Cardiol 36:166-71. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate physicians' perceptions of stroke prevention management and patients' knowledge of AF and warfarin therapy in Hong Kong (HK)...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of pharmacy outreach services on blood pressure management in the elderly community of Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:175-81. 2013
    ..To investigate the impact of the Pharmacy Outreach Service (POS) on blood pressure (BP) and disease knowledge among community-dwelling elderly patients with hypertension, and to evaluate the sustainability of such impact of POS...
  3. pmc Ibandronate increases cortical bone density in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus on long-term glucocorticoid
    Edmund K Li
    Department of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince Wales Hospital, 30 32 Ngan Shing Street, Sha Tin, NT, Hong Kong, PR China
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R198. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Clinical impact of a pharmacist-physician co-managed programme on hyperlipidaemia management in Hong Kong
    V W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, N T, Hong Kong
    J Clin Pharm Ther 34:407-14. 2009
    ..The study aimed to investigate the clinical impact of pharmacist-physician co-managed programme on the management of hyperlipidaemia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of rosuvastatin in lipid management in Chinese patients in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 122:2814-9. 2009
    ..This study aimed to investigate the clinical efficacy of rosuvastatin in LDL cholesterol lowering therapy for new or switched hyperlipidaemic Chinese patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive serological detection of Helicobacter pylori antigens in adult Hong Kong Chinese non-ulcer dyspepsia patients
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Curr Microbiol 54:249-53. 2007
    ..pylori test), an office-based serological test and to compare relative performances with endoscopy, including biopsy urease tests (Clotest), histology, and culture when applied to dyspeptic adult patients in Hong Kong Chinese...
  7. ncbi request reprint Statin utilization patterns for the primary prevention of cardiovascular events: a retrospective study in patients with diabetes mellitus in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 8:199-205. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the maintenance stable warfarin dosage in Hong Kong Chinese patients
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 20:33-8. 2005
    ..Multiple factors can affect the anticoagulation effect of warfarin. The objective of this study was to determine the relationship between different clinical factors and outcomes of warfarin therapy in Hong Kong Chinese patients...
  9. doi request reprint Pharmacogenetics of esomeprazole or rabeprazole-based triple therapy in Helicobacter pylori eradication in Hong Kong non-ulcer dyspepsia Chinese subjects
    V W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pharm Ther 35:343-50. 2010
    ..Our study aimed to assess the effectiveness of esomeprazole or rabeprazole in combination with amoxicillin and clarithromycin for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori in Hong Kong non-ulcer dyspepsia (NUD) patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Glycemic control and medication compliance in diabetic patients in a pharmacist-managed clinic in Hong Kong
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:2593-6. 2003
  11. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of hypertension management
    Vivian Wy Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Med Econ 11:101-18. 2008
    ..The cost of hospitalisation associated with inadequately controlled hypertension was estimated...
  12. doi request reprint ABCG2 polymorphism is associated with the low-density lipoprotein cholesterol response to rosuvastatin
    B Tomlinson
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 87:558-62. 2010
    ..As compared with subjects with the c.421CC genotype, those with the c.421AA genotype showed a 6.9% greater reduction in LDL-C level, which would be equivalent to the effect obtained by doubling the dose of rosuvastatin...
  13. pmc Vertebral body corner oedema vs gadolinium enhancement as biomarkers of active spinal inflammation in ankylosing spondylitis
    Y X J Wang
    Department of Imaging and Interventional Radiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Br J Radiol 85:e702-8. 2012
    ..To investigate the relative performance of T(2) weighted short tau inversion-recovery (STIR) and fat-suppressed T(1) weighted gadolinium contrast-enhanced sequences in depicting active inflammatory lesions in ankylosing spondylitis (AS)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of celecoxib versus diclofenac plus omeprazole for the treatment of arthritis in patients at risk of ulcer disease
    K K C Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18:217-22. 2003
    ..To evaluate the economic impact of celecoxib therapy vs. diclofenac plus omeprazole therapy for the treatment of arthritis in Chinese patients with a high risk of bleeding, from the perspective of a public health organization in Hong Kong...
  15. doi request reprint A study of the health and economic effects of influenza-like illness on the working population under different working environments of a large corporation in Hong Kong
    Kenneth K C Lee
    School of Pharmacy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Med Econ 11:639-50. 2008
    ..The present study was undertaken to determine the health and economic impacts of ILIs under different environmental conditions on the working population of a large corporation...
  16. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of universal infant vaccination with 7vPCV in Hong Kong
    Kenneth K C Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, China
    Value Health 12:S42-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical and economic benefits of routine infant vaccination with seven-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (7vPCV) in Hong Kong...
  17. doi request reprint A cost-minimisation analysis comparing different antibiotic regimens used in treating all-cause bacterial pneumonia in Hong Kong
    Kenneth K C Lee
    School of Pharmacy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Med Econ 12:46-55. 2009
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  18. doi request reprint In vivo assessment of herb-drug interactions: possible utility of a pharmacogenetic approach?
    Brian Tomlinson
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Mol Nutr Food Res 52:799-809. 2008
    ..Currently, the pharmacogenetic approach has been used mainly to study drug-drug interactions so there is considerable potential to extend this to the study of herb-drug interactions in vivo...
  19. doi request reprint Cholesterol goal attainment in patients with coronary heart disease and elevated coronary risk: results of the Hong Kong hospital audit study
    Kenneth K C Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Value Health 11:S91-8. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Clopidogrel versus aspirin and esomeprazole to prevent recurrent ulcer bleeding
    Francis K L Chan
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    N Engl J Med 352:238-44. 2005
    ..guidelines also recommend clopidrogel for patients who have major gastrointestinal intolerance of aspirin. We compared clopidogrel with aspirin plus esomeprazole for the prevention of recurrent bleeding from ulcers in high-risk patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Omeprazole before endoscopy in patients with gastrointestinal bleeding
    James Y Lau
    Institute of Digestive Disease, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    N Engl J Med 356:1631-40. 2007
    ..A neutral gastric pH is critical for the stability of clots over bleeding arteries. We investigated the effect of preemptive infusion of omeprazole before endoscopy on the need for endoscopic therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint A cost analysis in patients with acute coronary syndrome using clopidogrel in addition to aspirin in a Hong Kong public hospital
    Vivian W Y Lee
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int Heart J 47:739-44. 2006
    ..5%) and procedural cost (11.6%). According to our analytical model, the overall cost impact between clopidogrel plus aspirin versus aspirin alone in the 2 groups of patients was similar...
  23. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroids are not present in a traditional Chinese medicine formulation for atopic dermatitis in children
    Kam Lun E Hon
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 35:759-63. 2006
    ..However, there have been concerns that the therapeutic effects of many forms of TCM are due to the presence of corticosteroids. The purpose of this study was to evaluate if common corticosteroids are present in PentaHerbs capsules...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cost of Type 2 Diabetes mellitus in Hong Kong Chinese
    B S W Chan
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45:455-68. 2007
    ..The study was carried out in a group of Hong Kong Chinese patients attending a government hospital. The economic impact of Type 2 DM on local and governmental healthcare expenditure was also examined...
  25. doi request reprint Costs and quality of life of patients with ankylosing spondylitis in Hong Kong
    T Y Zhu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:1422-5. 2008
    ..To assess the annual direct, indirect and total societal costs, quality of life (QoL) of AS in a Chinese population in Hong Kong and determine the cost determinants...
  26. ncbi request reprint Levofloxacin-resistant Helicobacter pylori in Hong Kong
    Ching Ching Lee
    Department of Microbiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Chemotherapy 54:50-3. 2008
    ..In this study we investigate the resistance mechanism and the antimicrobial susceptibilities of clarithromycin, metronidazole, amoxicillin, tetracycline and telithromycin against levofloxacin-resistant H. pylori in Hong Kong...
  27. doi request reprint Relationship between flare and health-related quality of life in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Tracy Y Zhu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Prince of Wales Hospital, New Territory, Hong Kong, China
    J Rheumatol 37:568-73. 2010
    ....
  28. doi request reprint The impact of flare on disease costs of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Tracy Y Zhu
    Prince of Wales Hospital and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1159-67. 2009
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  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamins C and E on oxidative stress markers and endothelial function in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a double blind, placebo controlled pilot study
    Lai S Tam
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Department of Radiology, and the Clinical Immunology Unit, Hong Kong Cancer Institute, Hong Kong
    J Rheumatol 32:275-82. 2005
    ..We evaluated the effects of longterm antioxidant vitamins on markers of oxidative stress and antioxidant defense and endothelial function in 39 patients with SLE...
  30. ncbi request reprint Use of proton-pump inhibitors in a Hong Kong hospital
    Vivian W Y Lee
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:1691. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Impact of guidelines on vancomycin use at a Hong Kong teaching hospital
    Vivian W Y Lee
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:949-50. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial treatment of community-acquired pneumonia in Hong Kong
    Joyce H S You
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 59:1785-6. 2002