Kwong L Chan

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Affiliation: University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal and neonatal intestines: allografts with high resistance to ischemia and reperfusion injury
    K L Chan
    Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, SAR, Hong Kong, China
    Transplant Proc 34:980-2. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized single-center, single-blind comparison of laparoscopic vs open repair of pediatric inguinal hernia
    K L Chan
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Surg Endosc 19:927-32. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Meconium peritonitis: prenatal diagnosis, postnatal management and outcome
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Prenat Diagn 25:676-82. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis: a study of the role of intraluminal pressure, age and bacterial concentration
    K L Chan
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 19:573-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting outcomes of prenatally-diagnosed tumours
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Prenat Diagn 22:437-43. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of recurrent childhood inguinal hernias after open herniotomy
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Hernia 11:37-40. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of spontaneously ruptured hepatoblastoma in infancy
    K L Chan
    Center of Study of Liver Disease, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Med Pediatr Oncol 38:137-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Towards a near-zero recurrence rate in laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair for pediatric patients of all ages
    Kwong Leung Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1993-7. 2007
  9. pmc Role of LPS/CD14/TLR4-mediated inflammation in necrotizing enterocolitis: pathogenesis and therapeutic implications
    Kwong L Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 15:4745-52. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Technical refinements in laparoscopic repair of childhood inguinal hernias
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Surg Endosc 18:957-60. 2004

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal and neonatal intestines: allografts with high resistance to ischemia and reperfusion injury
    K L Chan
    Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, SAR, Hong Kong, China
    Transplant Proc 34:980-2. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized single-center, single-blind comparison of laparoscopic vs open repair of pediatric inguinal hernia
    K L Chan
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Surg Endosc 19:927-32. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the recently developed laparoscopic repair (LR) of IH is superior to OS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Meconium peritonitis: prenatal diagnosis, postnatal management and outcome
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Prenat Diagn 25:676-82. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the accuracy of prenatal USS for diagnosing MP and predicting patient outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis: a study of the role of intraluminal pressure, age and bacterial concentration
    K L Chan
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 19:573-7. 2003
    ..Young age is associated with a lower threshold for increased intraluminal pressure leading to NEC...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting outcomes of prenatally-diagnosed tumours
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Prenat Diagn 22:437-43. 2002
    ..The outcomes of prenatally-diagnosed tumours affect obstetrical management and parental decisions. The present study reviews the factors affecting outcomes for fetuses with prenatally-diagnosed tumours...
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of recurrent childhood inguinal hernias after open herniotomy
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Hernia 11:37-40. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic repair (LR) has the benefit of avoiding the previous operative site...
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of spontaneously ruptured hepatoblastoma in infancy
    K L Chan
    Center of Study of Liver Disease, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Med Pediatr Oncol 38:137-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Towards a near-zero recurrence rate in laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair for pediatric patients of all ages
    Kwong Leung Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1993-7. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Role of LPS/CD14/TLR4-mediated inflammation in necrotizing enterocolitis: pathogenesis and therapeutic implications
    Kwong L Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 15:4745-52. 2009
    ..To establish the roles of lipopolysaccharide (LPS)/CD14/toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4)-mediated inflammation in a rat model of human necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Technical refinements in laparoscopic repair of childhood inguinal hernias
    K L Chan
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Surg Endosc 18:957-60. 2004
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the laparoscopic repair of childhood hernias and to identify technical refinements for improvements...
  11. ncbi request reprint A safe laparoscopic technique for the repair of inguinal hernias in boys
    Kwong L Chan
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, China
    J Am Coll Surg 196:987-9. 2003
  12. doi request reprint Genome-wide survey of recurrent HBV integration in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Wing Kin Sung
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Nat Genet 44:765-9. 2012
    ..We also report evidence that suggests that the number of HBV integrations is associated with patient survival...
  13. ncbi request reprint Splenic rupture in a premature neonate
    J Y Ting
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 12:68-70. 2006
    ..We also review the literature on possible aetiologies and mechanism of splenic injury, as well as its management. This is the first reported case of a very low-birth-weight neonate with splenic rupture who survived with intact neurology...
  14. ncbi request reprint Management and outcome of antenatally diagnosed congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung
    P C Chow
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 13:31-9. 2007
    ..To review the management and outcome of babies with antenatally diagnosed congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Revisiting ischemia and reperfusion injury as a possible cause of necrotizing enterocolitis: Role of nitric oxide and superoxide dismutase
    K L Chan
    Departments of Surgery, Medicine, Pathology, and Anatomy, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Pediatr Surg 37:828-34. 2002
    ..This study aims to assess (1) the ability of premature intestine to resist I/R injury compared with mature intestine and (2) the possible role of NO and SODs in modulating such response...
  16. ncbi request reprint Identifying intimate partner violence: comparing the Chinese Abuse Assessment Screen with the Chinese Revised Conflict Tactics Scales
    A Tiwari
    Department of Nursing Studies, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BJOG 114:1065-71. 2007
    ..To assess the measurement accuracy and the utility of the Chinese Abuse Assessment Screen (AAS)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ischemia and reperfusion injury: jejunum versus ileum
    K L Chan
    Transplantation 74:901-2. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance screening of iron status in transfusion-dependent beta-thalassaemia patients
    G C Ooi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Hong Kong, Room 405 Block K, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Br J Haematol 124:385-90. 2004
    ..Mean total transfusion burden was not related to any MR parameter. Although neither MR sequence was a highly accurate predictor of LIC, SIR thresholds are useful to determine presence of iron overload and adequacy of chelation treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint A study of gut immunity to enteral endotoxin in rats of different ages: a possible cause for necrotizing enterocolitis
    K L Chan
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Pediatr Surg 37:1435-40. 2002
    ..Immature gut immunity can be a predisposing factor for necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). The gut active immunity and innate defense to the Escherichia coli endotoxin lipopolysaccharide (LPS) in immature and mature rats were studied...
  20. pmc The impact of psychological abuse by an intimate partner on the mental health of pregnant women
    A Tiwari
    Department of Nursing Studies, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BJOG 115:377-84. 2008
    ..The objective of this first population-based study in Hong Kong was to assess the impact of psychological abuse by an intimate partner on the mental health of pregnant women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Paediatric hepatoblastoma and hepatocellular carcinoma: retrospective study
    K L Chan
    Centre for the Study of Liver Disease, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 8:13-7. 2002
    ..To compare and contrast clinical characteristics and outcomes of hepatoblastoma or hepatocellular carcinoma in paediatric patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Varicocele: Laparoscopic clipping and color Doppler follow-up
    N Sun
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    J Pediatr Surg 36:1704-7. 2001
    ..Small transient ipsilateral hydrocele was observed in 2 patients. CONCLUSION: Laparoscopic clipping of testicular vein and artery was simple and effective for varicocele treatment and did not compromise testicular blood supply...
  23. doi request reprint Using three objective criteria to examine pedometer guidelines for free-living individuals
    Duncan James Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:435-44. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic valve fungal endocarditis due to histoplasmosis
    P A Isotalo
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 17:297-303. 2001
    ..The patient was treated with amphotericin and has been doing well in the two years since his surgery. The diagnosis and management of fungal endocarditis are emphasized...
  25. ncbi request reprint Convergent validity of six methods to assess physical activity in daily life
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 101:1328-34. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Chinese version of IPAQ (short, last 7 days)
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Sci Med Sport 10:45-51. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint EMLA cream versus dorsal penile nerve block for postcircumcision analgesia in children
    W Y Choi
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Anesth Analg 96:396-9, table of contents. 2003
    ..We conclude that preoperative application of EMLA cream is an effective and simple method to produce postcircumcision analgesia with a very small incidence of adverse effects...
  28. ncbi request reprint STR data for the PowerPlex 16 loci for the Chinese population in Hong Kong
    M Y Law
    Forensic Science Division, Hong Kong Government Laboratory, Homantin Government Offices, 88 Chung Hau Street, Kowloon, SAR, Hong Kong, China
    Forensic Sci Int 129:64-7. 2002
    ..Allele frequencies for the 15 STR loci included in the PowerPlex 16 kit were obtained from a sample of 247 unrelated Chinese in Hong Kong...
  29. ncbi request reprint Surgical complications and outcome of pediatric liver transplantation in Hong Kong
    H Saing
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Pediatr Surg 37:1673-7. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the early and late results of pediatric liver transplantation, with particular reference to complications that required surgical or radiologic intervention...
  30. ncbi request reprint Endotoxemia associated with intussusception and its diagnostic and surgical interventions
    K L Chan
    Department of Surgery Division of Pediatric Surgery, The University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 18:685-8. 2002
    ..These findings provide a scientific basis for improved understanding and management of intussusception...
  31. ncbi request reprint "No-exclusion criteria" for donor referral and utilization of marginal donors-positive effects on liver transplantation in Hong Kong
    A K K Chui
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Transplant Proc 35:362-3. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Anaesthetic management of a parturient with pulmonary stenosis and aortic incompetence for Caesarean section
    N Campbell
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Br J Anaesth 90:241-3. 2003
    ..This case demonstrates the importance of multi-disciplinary assessment and careful anaesthetic planning, to avoid deterioration in perioperative cardiac performance in parturients with complex valvular disease...
  33. ncbi request reprint Role of CD4+ and CD8+ T cells in early and late acute rejection of small bowel allograft
    W H Guo
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, P.R. China
    J Pediatr Surg 36:352-6. 2001
    ..This suggests that persistent T cell activation even at low level is sufficient to cause the late acute rejection eventually. A therapeutic strategy targeting these cells is needed for long-term engraftment...