K K Mak

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi The association between internet addiction and psychiatric co-morbidity: a meta-analysis
    Roger C Ho
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Psychiatry 14:183. 2014
  2. doi Characteristics of overdose and non-overdose suicide attempts in a multi-ethnic Asian society
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Electronic address
    Asian J Psychiatr 6:373-9. 2013
  3. ncbi Psychometric properties of the internet addiction test in Chinese adolescents
    Ching Man Lai
    Department of Psychology, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:794-807. 2013
  4. pmc Views on the peer review system of biomedical journals: an online survey of academics from high-ranking universities
    Roger Chun Man Ho
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:74. 2013
  5. ncbi Attitudes and perceptions of influenza vaccination among Hong Kong doctors and medical students before the 2009 pandemic
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Public Health 23:257-62. 2013
  6. doi Body esteem in Chinese adolescents: effect of gender, age, and weight
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Health Psychol 18:46-54. 2013
  7. doi Percentage body fat and anthropometric measures in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Res Sports Med 21:90-7. 2013
  8. doi Sleep and academic performance in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Sch Health 82:522-7. 2012
  9. ncbi The associations of asthma symptoms with active and passive smoking in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Respir Care 57:1398-404. 2012
  10. pmc Assessment of dietary restraint: psychometric properties of the revised restraint scale in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Int J Behav Med 19:199-207. 2012

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi The association between internet addiction and psychiatric co-morbidity: a meta-analysis
    Roger C Ho
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Psychiatry 14:183. 2014
    ..This study evaluates the association between Internal Addiction (IA) and psychiatric co-morbidity in the literature...
  2. doi Characteristics of overdose and non-overdose suicide attempts in a multi-ethnic Asian society
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Electronic address
    Asian J Psychiatr 6:373-9. 2013
    ..Overdosing is an accessible method adopted by people attempting suicide in city settings...
  3. ncbi Psychometric properties of the internet addiction test in Chinese adolescents
    Ching Man Lai
    Department of Psychology, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:794-807. 2013
    ..This study examined the psychometric properties of the Young's Internet Addiction Test (IAT) in 844 Hong Kong Chinese adolescents (37.7% boys) with mean age of 15.9 (standard deviation = 3.5) years...
  4. pmc Views on the peer review system of biomedical journals: an online survey of academics from high-ranking universities
    Roger Chun Man Ho
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:74. 2013
    ..Peer review is the major method used by biomedical journals for making the decision of publishing an article. This cross-sectional survey assesses views concerning the review system of biomedical journals among academics globally...
  5. ncbi Attitudes and perceptions of influenza vaccination among Hong Kong doctors and medical students before the 2009 pandemic
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Public Health 23:257-62. 2013
    ..Vaccination is an important preventive measure for preparing against the influenza pandemics. This study investigated the attitudes and perceptions of influenza vaccination among doctors and medical students in Hong Kong...
  6. doi Body esteem in Chinese adolescents: effect of gender, age, and weight
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Health Psychol 18:46-54. 2013
    ..149, p = .028) and BES-Total (beta = -0.139, p = .044). Improvement of body esteem with age may be associated with age-related BMI differences...
  7. doi Percentage body fat and anthropometric measures in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Res Sports Med 21:90-7. 2013
    ..34 in boys; 0.63 in girls) or WSR (adjusted R (2): 0.33 in boys; 0.60 in girls). In general, BMI predicts %BF better than WC or WSR in Hong Kong adolescents, but these relationships are sex and weight status specific...
  8. doi Sleep and academic performance in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Sch Health 82:522-7. 2012
    ..Sleep problems may have different influences on students' academic performance. We investigated the prevalence of sleep patterns, naps, and sleep disorders, and their associations with academic performance in Hong Kong adolescents...
  9. ncbi The associations of asthma symptoms with active and passive smoking in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Respir Care 57:1398-404. 2012
    ..Tobacco smoke has detrimental effects on the respiratory system. This study investigated the associations of active and passive smoking with asthma symptoms in Hong Kong adolescents...
  10. pmc Assessment of dietary restraint: psychometric properties of the revised restraint scale in Hong Kong adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Int J Behav Med 19:199-207. 2012
    ..The psychometric properties of the Revised Restraint Scale (RRS) have been well established in western populations but not in Chinese adolescents...
  11. ncbi The risks of disordered eating in Hong Kong adolescents
    K K Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eat Weight Disord 16:e289-92. 2011
    ..This study examines the risks of disordered eating among Hong Kong adolescents...
  12. doi Underweight problems in Asian children and adolescents
    Kwok Kei Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Pediatr 171:779-85. 2012
    ..Increasing trends of prevalence of underweight were common among children and adolescents in South and West Asia. Specific public health policies should be formulated to combat the underweight problems in less-developed countries...
  13. ncbi Risk factors and outcomes of childhood obesity in Hong Kong: a retrospective cohort study
    S Y Ho
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Hong Kong Med J 19:45-7. 2013
    ..Improving psychosocial health could be beneficial in weight management for normal-weight and obese children. 4. Obesity is associated with higher blood pressures...
  14. doi Dental health behaviours among early adolescents in Hong Kong
    K K Mak
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Dent Hyg 9:122-6. 2011
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