Kenneth Tsang

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Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Solutions for difficult diagnostic cases of acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis
    K W Tsang
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Chemotherapy 47:28-38; discussion 53-4. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical value of ciliary assessment in bronchiectasis
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Lung 183:73-86. 2005
  3. pmc Inhaled fluticasone in bronchiectasis: a 12 month study
    K W Tsang
    Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Thorax 60:239-43. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Ciliary central microtubular orientation is of no clinical significance in bronchiectasis
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Departments of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respir Med 99:290-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Hong Kong
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, China
    Respirology 8:259-65. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Exhaled nitric oxide in bronchiectasis: the effects of inhaled corticosteroid therapy
    K W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:1301-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and pharmacotherapy of severe acute respiratory syndrome: what have we learnt?
    K W Tsang
    Dept of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Eur Respir J 24:1025-32. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Bronchiectasis: not an orphan disease in the East
    K W Tsang
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:691-702. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: scientific and anecdotal evidence for drug treatment
    Kenneth Tsang
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 5:179-85. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of severe acute respiratory syndrome: the Hong Kong University experience
    Kenneth W Tsang
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:417-24. 2003

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Publications53

  1. ncbi request reprint Solutions for difficult diagnostic cases of acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis
    K W Tsang
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Chemotherapy 47:28-38; discussion 53-4. 2001
    ..This article aims to discuss these conditions, with brief presentation of clinical cases, in the evaluation of differential diagnosis of AECB...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical value of ciliary assessment in bronchiectasis
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Lung 183:73-86. 2005
    ..04, p = 0.70, respectively) and FEV1 (r = -0.24, p = 0.01, and r = 0.00, p = 0.99 respectively). Our results strongly suggest a pathogenic role for central microtubular defects in the development of idiopathic bronchiectasis...
  3. pmc Inhaled fluticasone in bronchiectasis: a 12 month study
    K W Tsang
    Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Thorax 60:239-43. 2005
    ..The clinical efficacy of inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) treatment has not been evaluated in bronchiectasis, despite the presence of chronic airway inflammation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ciliary central microtubular orientation is of no clinical significance in bronchiectasis
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Departments of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respir Med 99:290-7. 2005
    ..05). Central microtubular orientation angle does not correlate with clinically important parameters, in contrary to the results reported by previously published smaller scale studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Hong Kong
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, China
    Respirology 8:259-65. 2003
    ..This article attempts to summarize some of the recent developments in this newly recognized condition from the Asia Pacific perspective...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exhaled nitric oxide in bronchiectasis: the effects of inhaled corticosteroid therapy
    K W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:1301-7. 2004
    ..While exhaled nitric oxide (eNO) levels are reduced by inhaled corticosteroid therapy in asthma, such treatment effect is unclear in bronchiectasis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and pharmacotherapy of severe acute respiratory syndrome: what have we learnt?
    K W Tsang
    Dept of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Eur Respir J 24:1025-32. 2004
    ..More research is required in order to prepare for if this respiratory infection recurs, but there are concerns that adequate pharmaceutical support may be lacking for the development of a vaccine...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bronchiectasis: not an orphan disease in the East
    K W Tsang
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:691-702. 2004
    ..The lack of enthusiasm about bronchiectasis has already resulted in a lack of research in the treatment of this frustrating disease, and such research needs to be encouraged...
  9. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: scientific and anecdotal evidence for drug treatment
    Kenneth Tsang
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 5:179-85. 2004
    ..As SARS may still resurge, it is imperative that past experience is analyzed. This review will attempt to address the rationale for pharmacotherapy in SARS using anecdotal and the limited published data...
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of severe acute respiratory syndrome: the Hong Kong University experience
    Kenneth W Tsang
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:417-24. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Coriolus versicolor polysaccharide peptide slows progression of advanced non-small cell lung cancer
    K W Tsang
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respir Med 97:618-24. 2003
    ..Although polysaccharide peptides (PSP), isolated from the fungus Coriolus versicolor, have been reported to have anti-tumor effects, its clinical efficacy has not been properly evaluated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of erythromycin on Pseudomonas aeruginosa adherence to collagen and morphology in vitro
    K W Tsang
    Dept of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Eur Respir J 21:401-6. 2003
    ..Therefore, this could help explain the clinical efficacy of low-dose erythromycin therapy on patients with Pseudomonas aeoruginosa infection...
  13. ncbi request reprint H5N1 influenza pandemic: contingency plans
    Kenneth W T Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Lancet 366:533-4. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Bronchoscopy of cetaceans
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, Ocean Park, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Wildl Dis 38:224-7. 2002
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  15. doi request reprint Clinical challenges in managing bronchiectasis
    Kenneth W Tsang
    The University of Hong Kong, 1202 Central Building, 1 3 Pedder Street Central, Hong Kong, China
    Respirology 14:637-50. 2009
    ..v. therapy. This long-neglected illness should receive more research attention in order that we can have better understanding of its aetiology, pathogenesis and treatment...
  16. doi request reprint Respiratory infections unique to Asia
    Kenneth W Tsang
    LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Respirology 13:937-49. 2008
    ..This article attempts to address the key respiratory issues in these respiratory infections unique to Asia and highlight the important diagnostic and management issues faced by practising respirologists...
  17. ncbi request reprint A cluster of cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome in Hong Kong
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, China
    N Engl J Med 348:1977-85. 2003
    ..Information on the clinical features of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) will be of value to physicians caring for patients suspected of having this disorder...
  18. ncbi request reprint SARS: pharmacotherapy
    Kenneth Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, China
    Respirology 8:S25-30. 2003
    ..Secondary infections could be troublesome, particular for patients with prolonged hospitalization and mechanical ventilation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Perception of benefits and costs during SARS outbreak: An 18-month prospective study
    Cecilia Cheng
    Department of Psychology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:870-9. 2006
    ..Only the perceived impact of benefits given in mixed accounts were related to future accruements in personal and social resources over an 18-month period...
  20. ncbi request reprint An indolent case of severe acute respiratory syndrome
    Man Fai Lam
    University Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:125-8. 2004
    ..Our experience should alert other clinicians in recognizing this atypical indolent presentation of SARS, to protect health care workers and the community at large and to ensure that these patients are properly treated...
  21. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Hong Kong: patients' experiences
    Agnes Tiwari
    4 F Academic and Administration Block, Department of Nursing Studies, Faculty of Medicine Building 21, University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, PR China
    Nurs Outlook 51:212-9. 2003
    ..During that time we investigated the clinical features, treatment, and nursing care of 36 patients and reported on 12 of these patients' perceptions of their illness experience...
  22. ncbi request reprint High-dose pulse versus nonpulse corticosteroid regimens in severe acute respiratory syndrome
    James C Ho
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1449-56. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Exhaled and sputum nitric oxide in bronchiectasis: correlation with clinical parameters
    Kenneth W Tsang
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Chest 121:88-94. 2002
    ..Although there has been tremendous attention on endogenous nitric oxide (NO) production in many respiratory and systemic diseases, little is known on NO production in bronchiectasis...
  24. doi request reprint Efficacy of bevacizumab with cisplatin and gemcitabine in Asian patients with advanced or recurrent non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer who have not received prior chemotherapy: a substudy of the Avastin in Lung trial
    Tony S K Mok
    State Key Laboratory of Southern China, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Sir YK Pau Cancer Center, Prince of Wales Hospital Central, Hong Kong, China
    Asia Pac J Clin Oncol 7:4-12. 2011
    ..We report the results of a preplanned analysis of Asian patients enrolled in AVAiL...
  25. pmc Decreased levofloxacin susceptibility in Haemophilus influenzae in children, Hong Kong
    Pak Leung Ho
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology and Centre of Infection, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1960-2. 2004
    ..9%) had decreased susceptibility to quinolones. The five strains had a Ser-84-Lys or Asp-88-Asn substitution in GyrA. Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis showed that the isolates are genetically diverse...
  26. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Hong Kong Chinese version of the St. George Respiratory Questionnaire in patients with bronchiectasis
    Shelley L Chan
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region
    Chest 122:2030-7. 2002
    ..To validate the Hong Kong Chinese version of the St. George Respiratory Questionnaire (SGRQ-HK) in patients with bronchiectasis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Detection and characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among bloodstream isolates of Enterobacter spp. in Hong Kong, 2000-2002
    P L Ho
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology and Centre of Infection, United Christian Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Antimicrob Chemother 55:326-32. 2005
    ..A total of 139 consecutive and non-duplicate bloodstream isolates of Enterobacter spp. collected from inpatients in Hong Kong during 2000-2002 were studied for production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Extrapulmonary presentation of asymptomatic pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis
    Bing Lam
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respirology 8:544-7. 2003
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  29. doi request reprint The burden of lung disease in Hong Kong: a report from the Hong Kong Thoracic Society
    Moira Chan-Yeung
    Department of Medicine, Respiratory Division, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Respirology 13:S133-65. 2008
    ..The burden of lung disease in Hong Kong is not known. This study determined the mortality and hospitalization rates of respiratory diseases in Hong Kong in 2005, their trend in the past decade and their incidence/prevalence...
  30. ncbi request reprint Regression of bilateral bronchiectasis with inhaled steroid therapy
    Kenneth W Tsang
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respirology 7:77-81. 2002
    ..In the absence of other possible explanations for the partial resolution of the bronchiectasis, the present case suggests a possible benefit of inhaled steroid therapy in bronchiectasis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Silicosis in 76 men: qualitative and quantitative CT evaluation--clinical-radiologic correlation study
    Gaik C Ooi
    School of Professional and Continuing Education, Department of Radiology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hosp, F 4, Block K, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Radiology 228:816-25. 2003
    ..To use qualitative and quantitative computed tomography (CT) to test the hypothesis that impaired lung function with silicosis is due to progressive massive fibrosis (PMF) and associated emphysema...
  32. ncbi request reprint Psychological responses to the SARS outbreak in healthcare students in Hong Kong
    Josephine G W S Wong
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Med Teach 26:657-9. 2004
    ..Suitable psychological and occupational support services should be made available in case of future outbreaks...
  33. ncbi request reprint High-resolution CT quantification of bronchiectasis: clinical and functional correlation
    Gaik C Ooi
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 806, Administration Block, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Radiology 225:663-72. 2002
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  34. ncbi request reprint Bacteremia caused by Escherichia coli producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamase: a case-control study of risk factors and outcomes
    Pak Leung Ho
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:567-73. 2002
    ..2; p < 0.001). Treatment failed in 4/7 case patients treated with ceftazidime to which the isolate was susceptible in vitro. Our findings have implications for the choice of empirical therapy in nosocomial urinary tract infection...
  35. ncbi request reprint Immediate and sustained psychological impact of an emerging infectious disease outbreak on health care workers
    Grainne M McAlonan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Can J Psychiatry 52:241-7. 2007
    ..To assess the immediate and sustained psychological health of health care workers who were at high risk of exposure during the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak...
  36. ncbi request reprint Stress and psychological distress among SARS survivors 1 year after the outbreak
    Antoinette M Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Can J Psychiatry 52:233-40. 2007
    ..Our study examined the stress level and psychological distress of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) survivors 1 year after the outbreak...
  37. ncbi request reprint Psychological effects of the SARS outbreak in Hong Kong on high-risk health care workers
    Siew E Chua
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, SAR, China
    Can J Psychiatry 49:391-3. 2004
    ..To quantify stress and the psychological impact of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) on high-risk health care workers (HCWs)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Systemic oxidative and antioxidative status in Chinese patients with asthma
    Judith C W Mak
    Department of Medicine, Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:260-4. 2004
    ..Patients with asthma generate an increased amount of reactive oxygen species from peripheral blood cells. Reactive oxygen species produce many of the pathophysiologic changes associated with asthma and may contribute to its pathogenesis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Stress and psychological impact on SARS patients during the outbreak
    Siew E Chua
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, SAR, China
    Can J Psychiatry 49:385-90. 2004
    ..To examine stress and psychological impact in severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) patients during the 2003 outbreak. SARS is a novel, highly infectious pneumonia, and its psychological impact is still unclear...
  40. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea is independently associated with insulin resistance
    Mary S M Ip
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong S A R, PR China
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:670-6. 2002
    ..Our findings suggest that OSA is independently associated with insulin resistance, and its role in the atherogenic potential of sleep disordered breathing is worthy of further exploration...
  41. ncbi request reprint In vitro study of regulation of IL-6 production in bronchiectasis
    James C Ho
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respir Med 98:334-41. 2004
    ..The suppressive effects observed with ibuprofen, triptolide and MK-663 warrant further study...
  42. ncbi request reprint Beta-thalassemia major: thin-section CT features and correlation with pulmonary function and iron overload
    Pek Lan Khong
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Hong Kong, Rm 406, Block K, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Radiology 229:507-12. 2003
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  43. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli outpatient urinary isolates from women: emerging multidrug resistance phenotypes
    Pak Leung Ho
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology and Centre of Infection, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:439-45. 2007
    ..Our results documented the emergence of problematic resistance phenotypes among community urinary E. coli and highlight the need to explore strategies for their containment...
  44. ncbi request reprint Computed tomographic evaluation of the role of craniofacial and upper airway morphology in obstructive sleep apnea in Chinese
    Bing Lam
    University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Porfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respir Med 98:301-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate the relationship between cephalometric parameters, upper airway morphological factors and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in Chinese subjects...
  45. ncbi request reprint Community emergence of CTX-M type extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among urinary Escherichia coli from women
    P L Ho
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology and Centre of Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:140-4. 2007
    ..To conduct a territory-wide study of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) among community isolates of urinary Escherichia coli from women in Hong Kong...
  46. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: relationship between radiologic and clinical parameters
    Clara G C Ooi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Hong Kong, Rm 405, Block K, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Radiology 229:492-9. 2003
    ..To quantify severity of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) on chest radiographs and to determine its relationship with clinical parameters...
  47. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of pyocyanin-potentiated IL-8 release by steroids in bronchial epithelial cells
    Nin Y Pan
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Room 804, Administration Block, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respir Med 100:1614-22. 2006
    ..The priming action of pyocyanin appears to be blocked by glucocorticoids, thus providing in vitro data in support of the clinical efficacy of inhaled glucocorticoids as anti-inflammatory drugs...
  48. ncbi request reprint Elevated levels of transforming growth factor-beta(1) in serum of patients with stable bronchiectasis
    Judith C W Mak
    Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Administration Block, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respir Med 99:1223-8. 2005
    ..Further studies on the potential mechanisms and pathogenesis implications of this elevation should also be pursued in future...
  49. ncbi request reprint High-resolution CT findings of severe acute respiratory syndrome at presentation and after admission
    Nestor L Muller
    Department of Radiology, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, 899 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:39-44. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the high-resolution CT (HRCT) findings at presentation and after hospital admission in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: pertinent clinical characteristics and therapy
    Thomas M File
    Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio, USA
    Treat Respir Med 4:95-106. 2005
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  51. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: radiographic evaluation and clinical outcome measures
    Clara G C Ooi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Hong Kong, Rm 405, Block K, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Radiology 229:500-6. 2003
    ..To evaluate the relationship among chest radiographs, oxygen supplementation requirement, and treatment response in severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function in obstructive sleep apnea and response to treatment
    Mary S M Ip
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:348-53. 2004
    ..02) and were similar to baseline values. Our findings demonstrated that men with moderate/severe OSA have endothelial dysfunction and treatment with nCPAP could reverse the dysfunction; the effect, however, was dependent on ongoing use...
  53. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome: temporal lung changes at thin-section CT in 30 patients
    Gaik C Ooi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Rm 405, Block K, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, China
    Radiology 230:836-44. 2004
    ..To evaluate lung abnormalities on serial thin-section computed tomographic (CT) scans in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) during acute and convalescent periods...