K K L Chan

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Affiliation: University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine: what are women most concerned about?
    Karen K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinical Trials Centre Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:23-30. 2012
  2. pmc Loss of Programmed cell death 4 (Pdcd4) associates with the progression of ovarian cancer
    N A Wei
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China
    Mol Cancer 8:70. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The role of regular physical examination in the detection of ovarian cancer recurrence
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Gynecol Oncol 110:158-61. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Iron supplement in pregnancy and development of gestational diabetes--a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BJOG 116:789-97; discussion 797-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor subtypes in ovarian cancer: a clinical correlation
    Karen K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Obstet Gynecol 111:144-51. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The use of Chinese herbal medicine to improve quality of life in women undergoing chemotherapy for ovarian cancer: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomized trial with immunological monitoring
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Ann Oncol 22:2241-9. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint A combination of chemoirradiation and chemotherapy for treatment of advanced clear cell adenocarcinoma of the cervix
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:559-63. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of vaginal antimicrobial after large loop excision of transformation zone: a prospective randomised trial
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    BJOG 114:970-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Single-dose methotrexate regimen in the treatment of low-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia
    Karen K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1282-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of human papillomavirus vaccination among Chinese women: concerns and implications
    T T C Kwan
    Division of Gynaecological Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BJOG 116:501-10. 2009

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine: what are women most concerned about?
    Karen K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinical Trials Centre Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:23-30. 2012
    ..This study aims to investigate the areas of concerns that women have regarding human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination...
  2. pmc Loss of Programmed cell death 4 (Pdcd4) associates with the progression of ovarian cancer
    N A Wei
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China
    Mol Cancer 8:70. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the expression, prognostic significance and potential function of Pdcd4 in ovarian cancer...
  3. doi request reprint The role of regular physical examination in the detection of ovarian cancer recurrence
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Gynecol Oncol 110:158-61. 2008
    ..To evaluate how ovarian recurrences were first detected and the relative role of Ca 125, symptom enquiry and physical examination in recurrence detection...
  4. doi request reprint Iron supplement in pregnancy and development of gestational diabetes--a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BJOG 116:789-97; discussion 797-8. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that iron supplement from early pregnancy would increase the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  5. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor subtypes in ovarian cancer: a clinical correlation
    Karen K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Obstet Gynecol 111:144-51. 2008
    ..To study the distribution of estrogen receptor (ER) subtypes in ovarian tumors and to correlate the levels of expression with clinical factors...
  6. doi request reprint The use of Chinese herbal medicine to improve quality of life in women undergoing chemotherapy for ovarian cancer: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomized trial with immunological monitoring
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Ann Oncol 22:2241-9. 2011
    ..This study aimed to evaluate traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in improving quality of life (QOL), reducing chemotoxicity and modulating immune function in patients undergoing chemotherapy...
  7. ncbi request reprint A combination of chemoirradiation and chemotherapy for treatment of advanced clear cell adenocarcinoma of the cervix
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:559-63. 2008
    ..The complete response in this case suggests that chemoirradiation followed by combination chemotherapy may be a treatment option for advanced CCAC...
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of vaginal antimicrobial after large loop excision of transformation zone: a prospective randomised trial
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    BJOG 114:970-6. 2007
    ..To investigate whether the use of an antibacterial vaginal pessary containing tetracycline and amphotericin B would reduce complications from large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Single-dose methotrexate regimen in the treatment of low-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia
    Karen K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1282-6. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness of single-dose methotrexate in women with low-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of human papillomavirus vaccination among Chinese women: concerns and implications
    T T C Kwan
    Division of Gynaecological Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BJOG 116:501-10. 2009
    ..To explore Chinese women's perceptions of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination and their intention to be vaccinated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relapsed gestational trophoblastic neoplasia: A 20-year experience
    Hextan Y S Ngan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Reprod Med 51:829-34. 2006
    ..To review relapsed gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus-16/18 AS04-adjuvanted cervical cancer vaccine: immunogenicity and safety in healthy Chinese women from Hong Kong
    Hextan Y S Ngan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 16:171-9. 2010
    ..To assess the immunogenicity and safety of human papillomavirus-16/18 AS04-adjuvanted cervical cancer vaccine in Chinese women aged 18 to 35 years enrolled from Hong Kong...
  13. ncbi request reprint Methotrexate, bleomycin, and Etoposide in the treatment of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia
    Hextan Y S Ngan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1012-7. 2006
    ..With the identification of ultra-high-risk GTN, MBE has also been used as first-line chemotherapy. The current study is to review the use of MBE in the treatment of GTN...
  14. doi request reprint Stem cell transcription factor NANOG controls cell migration and invasion via dysregulation of E-cadherin and FoxJ1 and contributes to adverse clinical outcome in ovarian cancers
    M K Y Siu
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong, China
    Oncogene 32:3500-9. 2013
    ..This is the first report revealing the association between NANOG expression and clinical outcome of patients with ovarian cancers, suggesting NANOG to be a potential prognostic marker and therapeutic molecular target in ovarian cancer. ..
  15. doi request reprint Barriers and facilitators to human papillomavirus vaccination among Chinese adolescent girls in Hong Kong: a qualitative-quantitative study
    T T C Kwan
    Division of Gynaecological Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Sex Transm Infect 84:227-32. 2008
    ..To explore perceptions towards cervical cancer, human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and HPV vaccination and to identify factors affecting the acceptability of HPV vaccination among Chinese adolescent girls in Hong Kong...
  16. ncbi request reprint 20-year experience of managing profuse bleeding in gestational trophoblastic disease
    Ka Yu Tse
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, 102, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, SAR
    J Reprod Med 52:397-401. 2007
    ..To review the outcomes of different methods in the treatment of severe bleeding or acute abdomen in gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD)...
  17. pmc Breast cancer in Hong Kong, Southern China: the first population-based analysis of epidemiological characteristics, stage-specific, cancer-specific, and disease-free survival in breast cancer patients: 1997-2001
    Ava Kwong
    Division of Breast Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary and Tung Wah Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3072-8. 2011
    ..This is the first comprehensive population-based breast cancer study performed using population database of the Hong Kong Cancer Registry...
  18. ncbi request reprint Nutritional intake and placental size in gestational diabetic pregnancies--a preliminary observation
    K K L Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Placenta 24:985-8. 2003
    ..It is possible that dietary modulations improve GDM pregnancy outcome, not only by improving glycaemic controls but also by affecting placental growth by altering the proportion of protein intake...
  19. doi request reprint Distribution of six oncogenic types of human papillomavirus and type 16 integration analysis in Chinese women with cervical precancerous lesions and carcinomas
    Stephanie S Liu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR China
    Tumour Biol 29:105-13. 2008
    ..The prevalent genotypes of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and the significance of HPV16 integration in cervical precancerous lesions and cancer of Chinese women were investigated...
  20. doi request reprint Loss of MKP3 mediated by oxidative stress enhances tumorigenicity and chemoresistance of ovarian cancer cells
    David W Chan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, TheUniversity of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Carcinogenesis 29:1742-50. 2008
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  21. pmc Evaluation of a newly developed GenoArray human papillomavirus (HPV) genotyping assay and comparison with the Roche Linear Array HPV genotyping assay
    Stephanie S Liu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Microbiol 48:758-64. 2010
    ..It has the advantage that it specifically detects HPV-52, which overcomes a limitation of the LA assay, and hence, it has potential value for use for genotyping, especially in regions where HPV-52 has a high prevalence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Beliefs about cervical cancer and human papillomavirus (HPV) and acceptability of HPV vaccination among Chinese women in Hong Kong
    Peter W H Lee
    Division of Clinical Health Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Prev Med 45:130-4. 2007
    ..To assess the knowledge and beliefs on cervical cancer and HPV infection and to evaluate the acceptability of HPV vaccination among Chinese women...