Frances K Y Wong

Summary

Affiliation: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurse follow-up of patients with diabetes: randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 50:391-402. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Nursing education in China: past, present and future
    Frances K Y Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Tianjin, China
    J Nurs Manag 20:38-44. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Framework for adopting a problem-based learning approach in a simulated clinical setting
    Frances KamYuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Nurs Educ 47:508-14. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of a nurse-led disease management programme for chronic kidney disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:268-78. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Establishing a definition for a nurse-led clinic: structure, process, and outcome
    Frances K Y Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 53:358-69. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Description and evaluation of an initiative to develop advanced practice nurses in mainland China
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
    Nurse Educ Today 30:344-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Challenges for nurse managers in China
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Nurs Manag 18:526-30. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of nurse follow-up on emergency room revisits: a randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Soc Sci Med 59:2207-18. 2004
  9. doi request reprint What accounts for hospital readmission?
    Frances K Y Wong
    School of Nursing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 19:3334-46. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Effects of a health-social partnership transitional program on hospital readmission: a randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Soc Sci Med 73:960-9. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Nurse follow-up of patients with diabetes: randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 50:391-402. 2005
    ..This paper reports a study comparing the outcomes of diabetic patients undergoing either early discharge or routine care...
  2. doi request reprint Nursing education in China: past, present and future
    Frances K Y Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Tianjin, China
    J Nurs Manag 20:38-44. 2012
    ..The development of nursing education in China is closely tied with the country's wider context, including the social, political and economic environment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Framework for adopting a problem-based learning approach in a simulated clinical setting
    Frances KamYuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Nurs Educ 47:508-14. 2008
    ..Learning was further enhanced with postsimulation self-evaluation and peer analyses. The incorporation of the PBL approach can bring out the optimal effects in a simulated learning environment...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of a nurse-led disease management programme for chronic kidney disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:268-78. 2010
    ..However, non-adherence is a common and serious problem among patients with chronic kidney disease. There is a scarcity of studies in examining the effects of disease management programmes on patients with chronic kidney disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Establishing a definition for a nurse-led clinic: structure, process, and outcome
    Frances K Y Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 53:358-69. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study to define a nurse-led clinic by exploring the domains of structure, process and outcome...
  6. doi request reprint Description and evaluation of an initiative to develop advanced practice nurses in mainland China
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
    Nurse Educ Today 30:344-9. 2010
    ..This study reports the experience of an initiative in China and suggests a useful curriculum framework for educating APNs...
  7. doi request reprint Challenges for nurse managers in China
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Nurs Manag 18:526-30. 2010
    ..To critically review the challenges facing nurse leaders in China during healthcare reform...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of nurse follow-up on emergency room revisits: a randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Soc Sci Med 59:2207-18. 2004
    ..A more structured ER transitional model that incoporates nurse telephone follow-up and better interfacing between private and public health care sector, primary and tertiary care might help to decrease inappropriate ER use...
  9. doi request reprint What accounts for hospital readmission?
    Frances K Y Wong
    School of Nursing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 19:3334-46. 2010
    ..This study was launched to address the knowledge gap regarding factors leading to readmission to hospital...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of a health-social partnership transitional program on hospital readmission: a randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Soc Sci Med 73:960-9. 2011
    ..The study suggests that a health-social partnership, using volunteers as substitutes for some of the professional care, may be effective for general medical patients...
  11. doi request reprint Can home visits help reduce hospital readmissions? Randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 62:585-95. 2008
    ..Home visits after hospital discharge have been introduced to help reduce hospital readmission rates, but the results have not been conclusive...
  12. doi request reprint Community nursing services for postdischarge chronically ill patients
    Susan K Y Chow
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Nurs 17:260-71. 2008
    ..To examine community nursing services for patients with cardiovascular diseases, chronic respiratory diseases and other general medical conditions, making the transition from hospital to home...
  13. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis: effects of a nurse-led case management programme
    Susan Ka Yee Chow
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    J Adv Nurs 66:1780-92. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of an examination of the effectiveness of a nurse-led case management programme in improving the quality of life of peritoneal dialysis patients in Hong Kong...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of nurse-initiated telephone follow-up on self-efficacy among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Kwan Wai Wong
    Department of Medicine, Tseung Kwan O Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Adv Nurs 49:210-22. 2005
    ..This paper reports a study to determine whether a nurse-initiated telephone follow-up programme could increase patients' self-efficacy in managing dyspnoea and decrease health care service use...
  15. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting perceived improved health after emergency room visits
    Frances K Y Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Nurs 17:901-10. 2008
    ..This study examines the key factors contributing to perceived improved health after emergency room (ER) visits...
  16. ncbi request reprint Health problems encountered by dying patients receiving palliative home care until death
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    Cancer Nurs 27:244-51. 2004
    ..Understanding the needs of palliative home care patients can facilitate the healthcare team to plan care to support "good dying" of these patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Coping and caring: support for family caregivers of stroke survivors
    Susan K Y Chow
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Nurs 16:133-43. 2007
    ..This study examines the physical and emotional burden experienced by caregivers of stroke survivors, compared with caregivers of patients having neurological diseases...
  18. ncbi request reprint A study on investigating unplanned readmission patterns
    Moon Fai Chan
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 17:2164-73. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Relationship of nurses' spirituality to their understanding and practice of spiritual care
    Loretta Yuet Foon Chung
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    J Adv Nurs 58:158-70. 2007
    ..This paper reports a study to examine the relationship of nurses' spirituality to their understanding and practice of spiritual care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fostering maturity for senior nursing students: a pre-graduation clinical placement
    Loretta Yuet Foon Chung
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Nurse Educ Today 28:409-18. 2008
    ..In response to the Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) senior nursing students' needs in terms of role transition, a pre-graduation clinical placement (PGCP) was implemented...
  21. ncbi request reprint Problem-based learning: ancient Chinese educational philosophy reflected in a modern educational methodology
    Wai Man Lee
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    Nurse Educ Today 24:136-44. 2004
    ..The result of this study shows that aspects of the modern PBL process harken back to an ancient Chinese learning philosophy that underpins Chinese learning today...
  22. doi request reprint A qualitative study exploring the nurse telephone follow-up of patients returning home with a colostomy
    Jun E Zhang
    School of Nursing, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
    J Clin Nurs 21:1407-15. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to explore and describe the content of telephone intervention conversations conducted by an enterostomal nurse with patients discharged home with a colostomy...
  23. doi request reprint Effect on blood pressure of a continued nursing intervention using chronotherapeutics for adult Chinese hypertensive patients
    Xiao Ying Zang
    School of Nursing, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China
    J Clin Nurs 19:1149-56. 2010
    ..2) To identify the factors affecting hypertensive patients' compliance to the chronotherapeutics-oriented nursing interventions...
  24. ncbi request reprint The issue of death and dying: employing problem-based learning in nursing education
    Esther Mok
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    Nurse Educ Today 22:319-29. 2002
    ..Tutorials serve as a safe environment for discussion and sharing of feelings and information. The results definitely support PBL as an effective teaching strategy for nursing educators in the area of death education...
  25. doi request reprint Effects of a postdischarge transitional care programme for patients with coronary heart disease in China: a randomised controlled trial
    Yue Zhao
    School of Nursing, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China
    J Clin Nurs 18:2444-55. 2009
    ..To test the effects of a postdischarge transitional care programme among patients with coronary heart disease...
  26. doi request reprint Effects of 8 weeks sustained follow-up after a nurse consultation on hypertension: a randomised trial
    Caroline Wai Chiu
    Family Medicine and General Outpatient Clinic, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1374-82. 2010
    ..Studies have shown the separate effects of nurse clinics and telephone follow-up on, blood pressure control, but the incremental effect of combining the two interventions is unknown...