Thomas W Leung

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Myopathic changes associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome: a postmortem case series
    Thomas W Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Arch Neurol 62:1113-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Have medical therapy and stenting been fairly compared? A repercussion upon termination of recruitment in the SAMMPRIS trial
    Thomas W Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Neurology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Stroke 6:312-4. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Genetic predisposition of white matter infarction with protein S deficiency and R355C mutation
    T W Leung
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Neurology 75:2185-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Would self-expanding stent occlude middle cerebral artery perforators?
    Thomas W Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Neurology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Stroke 40:1910-2. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of carotid angioplasty and stenting for radiation-induced carotid stenosis
    Simon C H Yu
    From the Department of Imaging and Interventional Radiology, Prince of Wales Hospital S C H Y, J W Y H, K T L, Vascular and Interventional Radiology Foundation Clinical Science Center S C H Y, J W Y H, K T L, T W L, and Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital W X Y Z, Y O Y S, L W, A Y Y C, V H L I, F S Y F, A L C C, L K S W, T W L, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Stroke 45:1402-7. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Angiographic features, collaterals, and infarct topography of symptomatic occlusive radiation vasculopathy: a case-referent study
    Winnie X Y Zou
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Neurology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Stroke 44:401-6. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Intravenous alteplase for Chinese patients with stroke and borderline eligibility
    Alexander Y L Lau
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, 9 F, Clinical Sciences Building, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1383-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Risk of intracerebral hemorrhage in patients with cerebral microbleeds undergoing endovascular intervention
    Yannie O Y Soo
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Stroke 43:1532-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Low-molecular-weight heparin versus aspirin for acute ischemic stroke with large artery occlusive disease: subgroup analyses from the Fraxiparin in Stroke Study for the treatment of ischemic stroke (FISS-tris) study
    Qiao shu Wang
    Department of Neurology, Shanghai First People s Hospital, Medical College, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, PR China
    Stroke 43:346-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Significance of good collateral compensation in symptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis
    Alexander Y L Lau
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:517-24. 2012

Collaborators

  • Jian Hui Fu
  • Sun U Kwon
  • Jie Yang
  • Wai Fu Ng
  • C W Lam
  • Lawrence KS Wong
  • Ho Keung Ng
  • Yannie O Y Soo
  • Alexander Y L Lau
  • Simon C H Yu
  • Winnie X Y Zou
  • Edward H C Wong
  • Vincent H L Ip
  • Kwok Tung Lee
  • Anne Y Y Chan
  • Jill Abrigo
  • Deyond Y W Siu
  • Ka Sing Wong
  • Qiao shu Wang
  • Ka Sing Lawrence Wong
  • Vincent C T Mok
  • Annie L C Chan
  • Lily Wang
  • Joyce Wai Yi Hui
  • Florence S Y Fan
  • Wynnie W M Lam
  • David S Liebeskind
  • S F Leung
  • Adrian Wong
  • Vincent Mok
  • Christopher Chen
  • Jing Hao Han
  • Nick Ng
  • Simon Yu
  • Xiang Yan Chen
  • Anil T Ahuja
  • Yannie Soo

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Myopathic changes associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome: a postmortem case series
    Thomas W Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Arch Neurol 62:1113-7. 2005
    ..However, the nature and cause of myopathy associated with a SARS infection are unknown because, to our knowledge, there has been no report of histological or postmortem examination of the skeletal muscle from SARS-infected patients...
  2. doi request reprint Have medical therapy and stenting been fairly compared? A repercussion upon termination of recruitment in the SAMMPRIS trial
    Thomas W Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Neurology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Stroke 6:312-4. 2011
    ..The authors discussed on the potential pitfalls, which may render this conclusion premature and explained the needs for continuing efforts in investigating treatment for intracranial stenosis...
  3. doi request reprint Genetic predisposition of white matter infarction with protein S deficiency and R355C mutation
    T W Leung
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Neurology 75:2185-9. 2010
    ..The association between protein S deficiency (PSD) and ischemic stroke is controversial and warrants further investigation...
  4. doi request reprint Would self-expanding stent occlude middle cerebral artery perforators?
    Thomas W Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Neurology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Stroke 40:1910-2. 2009
    ..A major concern of intracranial stenting is perforator infarction. It is unclear whether the sustained radial force of a self-expanding stent or subsequent stent restenosis would cause late occlusion of perforators...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of carotid angioplasty and stenting for radiation-induced carotid stenosis
    Simon C H Yu
    From the Department of Imaging and Interventional Radiology, Prince of Wales Hospital S C H Y, J W Y H, K T L, Vascular and Interventional Radiology Foundation Clinical Science Center S C H Y, J W Y H, K T L, T W L, and Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital W X Y Z, Y O Y S, L W, A Y Y C, V H L I, F S Y F, A L C C, L K S W, T W L, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Stroke 45:1402-7. 2014
    ..We aimed to evaluate the procedural safety, clinical, and angiographic outcome of carotid angioplasty and stenting for high-grade (≥70%) radiation-induced carotid stenosis (RIS) using atherosclerotic stenosis (AS) as a control...
  6. doi request reprint Angiographic features, collaterals, and infarct topography of symptomatic occlusive radiation vasculopathy: a case-referent study
    Winnie X Y Zou
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Neurology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Stroke 44:401-6. 2013
    ..Occlusive radiation vasculopathy (ORV) predisposes head-and-neck cancer survivors to ischemic strokes...
  7. doi request reprint Intravenous alteplase for Chinese patients with stroke and borderline eligibility
    Alexander Y L Lau
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, 9 F, Clinical Sciences Building, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1383-6. 2012
    ..Further studies are warranted...
  8. doi request reprint Risk of intracerebral hemorrhage in patients with cerebral microbleeds undergoing endovascular intervention
    Yannie O Y Soo
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Stroke 43:1532-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of our study is to prospectively evaluate the risk of ICH in patients with ischemic stroke who receive dual antiplatelet therapy for endovascular intervention...
  9. doi request reprint Low-molecular-weight heparin versus aspirin for acute ischemic stroke with large artery occlusive disease: subgroup analyses from the Fraxiparin in Stroke Study for the treatment of ischemic stroke (FISS-tris) study
    Qiao shu Wang
    Department of Neurology, Shanghai First People s Hospital, Medical College, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, PR China
    Stroke 43:346-9. 2012
    ..This study aims to evaluate the efficacy of LMWH and aspirin in selected subgroups so as to generate hypotheses for further studies...
  10. doi request reprint Significance of good collateral compensation in symptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis
    Alexander Y L Lau
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:517-24. 2012
    ..We aimed to study the associations between antegrade flow across stenosis, collateral flow via leptomeningeal anastomosis, and the neurological outcome and recurrence risk in patients with symptomatic intracranial stenosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Multimodal computed tomography evaluation before thrombolysis in acute ischaemic stroke
    Thomas W Leung
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 14:236-9. 2008
    ..Through description of the investigation of a typical stroke patient, we report how this technique is feasible in a regional hospital and may guide judicious use of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator...
  12. ncbi request reprint Validation of the ABCD2 score to identify the patients with high risk of late stroke after a transient ischemic attack or minor ischemic stroke
    Jie Yang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Stroke 41:1298-300. 2010
    ..The ABCD(2) score is able to predict the short-term risk of stroke after a transient ischemic attack/minor stroke. We aimed to explore its predictive value for long-term recurrent stroke...
  13. doi request reprint Management of patients with symptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis
    Thomas W Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Stroke 1:20-5. 2006
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