Yun-Kwok Wing

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of narcolepsy among Chinese in Hong Kong
    Yun Kwok Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, China
    Ann Neurol 51:578-84. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Phenotype-genotype relationship and clinical effects of citalopram in Chinese patients
    Ophelia Q P Yin
    School of Pharmacy and Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:367-72. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Familial aggregation and heritability of insomnia in a community-based study
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Sleep Med 13:985-90. 2012
  4. pmc Association between physical activity and cardiovascular risk in Chinese youth independent of age and pubertal stage
    Alice P S Kong
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 10:303. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Narcolepsy in Southern Chinese patients: clinical characteristics, HLA typing and seasonality of birth
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Shatin Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales and Shatin Hospitals, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1262-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A validity study of Ullanlinna Narcolepsy Scale in Hong Kong Chinese
    Y K Wing
    Sleep Assessment Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, China
    J Psychosom Res 49:355-61. 2000
  7. pmc A controlled study of sleep related disordered breathing in obese children
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales and Shatin Hospital, Shatin, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Arch Dis Child 88:1043-7. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Sleepwalking in psychiatric patients: comparison of childhood and adult onset
    Siu Ping Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Shatin Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:426-30. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The effect of weekend and holiday sleep compensation on childhood overweight and obesity
    Yun Kwok Wing
    Departments of aPsychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatrics 124:e994-e1000. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep paralysis in the elderly
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    J Sleep Res 8:151-5. 1999

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of narcolepsy among Chinese in Hong Kong
    Yun Kwok Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, China
    Ann Neurol 51:578-84. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Phenotype-genotype relationship and clinical effects of citalopram in Chinese patients
    Ophelia Q P Yin
    School of Pharmacy and Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:367-72. 2006
    ..These results provide important pharmacogenetic implications for citalopram therapy in the Chinese population in whom relatively high frequency of CYP2C19 PM phenotype exists...
  3. doi request reprint Familial aggregation and heritability of insomnia in a community-based study
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Sleep Med 13:985-90. 2012
    ..We aimed to clarify the familial aggregation and heritability of insomnia disorder by using structural clinical interviews for the ascertainment of insomnia and psychiatric disorders in a community-based sample...
  4. pmc Association between physical activity and cardiovascular risk in Chinese youth independent of age and pubertal stage
    Alice P S Kong
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 10:303. 2010
    ..We examined the association of self-reported level of physical activity and cardiovascular risk in Hong Kong Chinese youth of school-age...
  5. doi request reprint Narcolepsy in Southern Chinese patients: clinical characteristics, HLA typing and seasonality of birth
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Shatin Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales and Shatin Hospitals, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1262-7. 2008
    ..To report clinical characteristics, human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing and seasonality of birth of a series of 54 Southern Chinese patients suffering from narcolepsy...
  6. ncbi request reprint A validity study of Ullanlinna Narcolepsy Scale in Hong Kong Chinese
    Y K Wing
    Sleep Assessment Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, China
    J Psychosom Res 49:355-61. 2000
    ..To validate the Chinese version of Ullanlinna Narcolepsy Scale (CUNS)...
  7. pmc A controlled study of sleep related disordered breathing in obese children
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales and Shatin Hospital, Shatin, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Arch Dis Child 88:1043-7. 2003
    ..Unlike the adult sleep related disordered breathing (SDB) patients who are typically obese, the relation between obesity and childhood SDB is not clear...
  8. doi request reprint Sleepwalking in psychiatric patients: comparison of childhood and adult onset
    Siu Ping Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, Shatin Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:426-30. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The effect of weekend and holiday sleep compensation on childhood overweight and obesity
    Yun Kwok Wing
    Departments of aPsychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatrics 124:e994-e1000. 2009
    ..We aimed to investigate the effect of weekend/holiday sleep compensation in relation to childhood overweight and obesity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep paralysis in the elderly
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    J Sleep Res 8:151-5. 1999
    ..In concordance with the rapid eye movement (REM)/wakefulness dissociation hypothesis of SP, those elderly with GO+ experiences also had more frequent nocturnal sleep disturbances. A family history was reported in 10% of subjects...
  11. pmc Periodic limb movement during sleep is associated with nocturnal hypertension in children
    Yun Kwok Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Sleep 33:759-65. 2010
    ..This study aims to compare ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) in children with and without PLMS...
  12. doi request reprint Familial aggregation of narcolepsy
    Yun Kwok Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Sleep Med 12:947-51. 2011
    ..To determine the familial aggregation of narcolepsy from perspectives of clinical symptomatology, polysomnographic data, and human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing...
  13. doi request reprint Natural history and predictors for progression of mild childhood obstructive sleep apnoea
    A M Li
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Thorax 65:27-31. 2010
    ..The natural history of mild childhood obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) was examined and factors associated with disease progression were identified...
  14. doi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure in children with obstructive sleep apnoea: a community based study
    A M Li
    Dr A M Li, Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Thorax 63:803-9. 2008
    ..Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is increasingly being recognised. Its effects on blood pressure (BP) elevation and hypertension are still controversial...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sleep paralysis in Chinese: ghost oppression phenomenon in Hong Kong
    Y K Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Sleep 17:609-13. 1994
    ..A strong familial association was found and 20% of subjects reported a positive family history. Over one sixth of the subjects identified sleep disruption and stress as precipitating events...
  16. doi request reprint Cardiac remodelling and dysfunction in children with obstructive sleep apnoea: a community based study
    J Y S Chan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Thorax 64:233-9. 2009
    ..Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is suggested to be associated with cardiac structural abnormalities and dysfunction but existing evidence is limited and the treatment effect on echocardiographic outcome remains controversial...
  17. ncbi request reprint Thyroid function and psychiatric morbidity in patients with manic disorder receiving lithium therapy
    S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 20:204-9. 2000
    ..The findings of the study lend support to the notion that euthyroid hyperthyroxinemia contributes to acute mania and suggest that lithium's short-term antimanic action may be mediated by its antithyroid effect...
  18. ncbi request reprint A controlled study of folate levels in Chinese inpatients with major depression in Hong Kong
    S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    J Affect Disord 49:73-7. 1998
    ..Although Western and, in particular, British studies have revealed a substantial rate of hypofolatemia in patients with depression, few such studies have been conducted in Asian populations...
  19. ncbi request reprint 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
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia and hypocalcaemia: variable phenotype of deletion at chromosome 22q911
    L Y Chow
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:760-2. 1999
    ..The aim of this paper is to report the diagnosis of velo-cardio-facial syndrome (VCFS) in a patient presenting with schizophrenia and hypocalcaemia. Screening of deletion 22q11 in patients with schizophrenia is discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Rationales for Food Refusal in Chinese Patients with Anorexia Nervosa
    S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Eat Disord 29:224-9. 2001
    ..To study the rationales for food refusal among Chinese patients with typical and atypical anorexia nervosa...
  22. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of the CYP2D6 locus in a Hong Kong Chinese population
    M Garcia-Barcelo
    Department of Psychiatry, 11 F Room 134046, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Clin Chem 46:18-23. 2000
    ..The CYP2D6*10 allele and its variants are the most frequent alleles found in Orientals, and they are responsible for diminished debrisoquine 4-hydroxylase activity because of the presence of a C(188)-->T mutation in exon 1...
  23. doi request reprint A study on the sleep patterns and problems of university business students in Hong Kong
    Y Y Tsui
    Department of Psychiatry, Shatin Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Am Coll Health 58:167-76. 2009
    ..To investigate sleep patterns and problems of university business students...
  24. doi request reprint A community-based study of insomnia in Hong Kong Chinese children: Prevalence, risk factors and familial aggregation
    Jihui Zhang
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Sleep Med 10:1040-6. 2009
    ..There has been limited data on familial aggregation of insomnia. We aimed to explore the prevalence, risk factors and familial aggregation of childhood insomnia with a large community-based sample...
  25. ncbi request reprint Validation of a questionnaire instrument for prediction of obstructive sleep apnea in Hong Kong Chinese children
    Albert M Li
    Department of Pediatrics, Prince of Wales and Shatin Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:1153-60. 2006
    ..9%, respectively. Test-retest reliability was undertaken in 51 subjects and the measurement of agreement (Kappa value) was 0.6. This HK-CSQ is a useful, valid, and reliable screening instrument for the presence of OSAS in children...
  26. ncbi request reprint 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in insomnia--a study in the Hong Kong Chinese population
    R H Y Li
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Psychosom Res 53:601-9. 2002
    ..To study the epidemiology of insomnia in the adult Chinese population in Hong Kong and to examine the potential gender-related demographic and lifestyle factors in insomnia...
  28. ncbi request reprint Video sleep nasendoscopy: the Hong Kong experience
    V J Abdullah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 36:461-71, vi. 2003
    ..Its use in the evaluation of patients who snore, patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, and continuous positive airway pressure titration is presented...
  29. doi request reprint Validation of a new REM sleep behavior disorder questionnaire (RBDQ-HK)
    S X Li
    Department of Psychiatry, Sleep Assessment Unit, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong
    Sleep Med 11:43-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to validate a 13-item self-reported RBD questionnaire (RBDQ-HK) for diagnostic and monitoring purposes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in insomnia: a meta-analysis
    Bin Zhang
    Department ofPsychiatry, Shatin Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, Peoples Republic China
    Sleep 29:85-93. 2006
    ..Most but not all epidemiologic evidence suggests a female predisposition of insomnia. We applied meta-analytic methods to investigate sex differences in the risk of insomnia among the published epidemiologic studies...
  31. doi request reprint Interrater and intrarater reliability in multiple sleep latency test
    L Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital and Shatin Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    J Clin Neurophysiol 25:218-21. 2008
    ..Our study lent further support that MSLT was an objective measurement with high inter- and intrarater reliability across various sleep disorders and healthy controls among different sleep centers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in a family with Crouzon's syndrome
    S Hui
    Department of Paediatrics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Sleep 21:298-303. 1998
    ..Nasal CPAP improved airway obstruction by opening a narrow slit as demonstrated by MRI. Our results suggest that OSAS occurred in children with Crouzon's syndrome and that nasal CPAP was a useful treatment modality...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparing MSLT and ESS in the measurement of excessive daytime sleepiness in obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome
    S Y Y Fong
    Department of Psychiatry, Shatin Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Psychosom Res 58:55-60. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of lithium therapy on bone mineral metabolism: a two-year prospective longitudinal study
    T W Mak
    Department of Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:3857-9. 1998
    ..0005), suggesting reduced, rather than enhanced, bone resorption as in primary hyperparathyroidism. This may be the main mechanism in maintaining normocalcemia, despite PTH elevation, during lithium therapy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with psychosis among patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome: a case-control study
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1247-9. 2004
    ..The findings of the present study suggest that steroid toxicity, personal vulnerability, and, probably, psychosocial stressors jointly contributed to the development of psychosis in patients with SARS...
  36. ncbi request reprint Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea: an update
    A M Li
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:406-13. 2004
    ..To review literature on epidemiology, complications, diagnosis, and treatment of childhood obstructive sleep apnoea...
  37. ncbi request reprint Delayed neuropsychiatric impairment after carbon monoxide poisoning from burning charcoal
    S P Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:428-31. 2004
    ..Regular monitoring of their neurocognitive function and forewarning of this potential complication to the survivors of carbon monoxide poisoning and their families should be essential...