Hung Lau

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi Laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty: an audit of the early postoperative results of 100 consecutive repairs
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, Tung Wah Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong SAR
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 29:640-3. 2000
  2. ncbi Lessons learned from ligation of indirect hernia sac: an alternative to reduction during endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 12:419-23. 2002
  3. ncbi A comparative outcome analysis of bilateral versus unilateral endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplastics
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:153-7. 2003
  4. ncbi Laparoscopic repair of perforated peptic ulcer: a meta-analysis
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Surg Endosc 18:1013-21. 2004
  5. ncbi Management of postoperative urinary retention: a randomized trial of in-out versus overnight catheterization
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, Tung Wah Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    ANZ J Surg 74:658-61. 2004
  6. ncbi Management of herniated retroperitoneal adipose tissue during endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital and Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR
    Surg Endosc 21:1612-6. 2007
  7. ncbi Selective non-stapling of mesh during unilateral endoscopic total extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty: a case-control study
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Arch Surg 138:1352-5. 2003
  8. ncbi Acute pain after endoscopic totally extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernioplasty: multivariate analysis of predictive factors
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Endosc 18:92-6. 2004
  9. ncbi Umbilical hernia in adults
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Surg Endosc 17:2016-20. 2003
  10. ncbi Prevalence and severity of chronic groin pain after endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    Surg Endosc 17:1620-3. 2003

Detail Information

Publications53

  1. ncbi Laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty: an audit of the early postoperative results of 100 consecutive repairs
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, Tung Wah Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong SAR
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 29:640-3. 2000
    ..This is a report of our early experience of 100 consecutive laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasties...
  2. ncbi Lessons learned from ligation of indirect hernia sac: an alternative to reduction during endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 12:419-23. 2002
    ..The present study was undertaken to evaluate the safety of sac ligation and the clinical results for patients who underwent ligation of an indirect hernia sac during TEP...
  3. ncbi A comparative outcome analysis of bilateral versus unilateral endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplastics
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:153-7. 2003
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the clinical outcomes of patients who underwent unilateral TEP with those of patients who underwent bilateral TEP...
  4. ncbi Laparoscopic repair of perforated peptic ulcer: a meta-analysis
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Surg Endosc 18:1013-21. 2004
    ..The objective of the current study was to compare the safety and efficacy of open and laparoscopic repair of perforated peptic ulcer in an evidence-based approach using meta-analytical techniques...
  5. ncbi Management of postoperative urinary retention: a randomized trial of in-out versus overnight catheterization
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, Tung Wah Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    ANZ J Surg 74:658-61. 2004
    ..The authors also evaluated the contemporary incidence of urinary retention following different categories of general surgery and examined risk factors associated with its occurrence...
  6. ncbi Management of herniated retroperitoneal adipose tissue during endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital and Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR
    Surg Endosc 21:1612-6. 2007
    ..The present study was undertaken to evaluate the incidence, risk factors, and management of herniated retroperitoneal adipose tissue during TEP...
  7. ncbi Selective non-stapling of mesh during unilateral endoscopic total extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty: a case-control study
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Arch Surg 138:1352-5. 2003
    ..Selective non-stapling of the mesh during unilateral endoscopic total extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty (TEP) may reduce postoperative pain and morbidity rate...
  8. ncbi Acute pain after endoscopic totally extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernioplasty: multivariate analysis of predictive factors
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Endosc 18:92-6. 2004
    ..The present study was undertaken to evaluate the significance of various perioperative clinical factors on the severity of postoperative pain following endoscopic totally extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernioplasty...
  9. ncbi Umbilical hernia in adults
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Surg Endosc 17:2016-20. 2003
    ..The role of laparoscopic hernioplasty of umbilical hernia remains controversial. This study was undertaken to compare the outcomes of open and laparoscopic onlay patch repair of umbilical hernia in adults...
  10. ncbi Prevalence and severity of chronic groin pain after endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    Surg Endosc 17:1620-3. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and severity of chronic groin pain after TEP...
  11. pmc Preperitoneal collection after endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty in a patient with malignant ascites
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, China
    JSLS 7:173-5. 2003
    ..Painful preperitoneal collection is a possible sequela following endoscopic extraperitoneal hernioplasty in patients with malignant ascites...
  12. ncbi Is endoscopic totally extraperitoneal hernioplasty justified for the repair of groin hernia in female patients?
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, SAR, PR, China
    Surg Endosc 19:1544-8. 2005
    ..The current study was undertaken to compare the clinical outcomes of female patients who underwent open and endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal or femoral hernioplasty (TEP)...
  13. ncbi Seroma following endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Endosc 17:1773-7. 2003
    ..The objectives of the present study were to evaluate the incidence and treatment of seroma after TEP. Risk factors for the development of seroma were also examined...
  14. ncbi A prospective endoscopic study of retropubic vascular anatomy in 121 patients undergoing endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Endosc 17:1376-9. 2003
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate the incidence and anatomy of iliopubic and aberrant obturator vessels...
  15. ncbi Randomized clinical trial of postoperative subfascial infusion with bupivacaine following ambulatory open mesh repair of inguinal hernia
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Dig Surg 20:285-9. 2003
    ..The objective of the present trial was to evaluate the efficacy of postoperative subfascial infusion of the wound with 0.5% bupicavaine at 2 ml per hour for 48 h after operation...
  16. ncbi Sliding lipoma: an indirect inguinal hernia without a peritoneal sac
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:57-9. 2004
    ..All lipomas should be reduced and excised whenever feasible. Awareness and appropriate management of the sliding lipoma will help to reduce the risk of recurrence after endoscopic hernioplasty...
  17. ncbi Outpatient endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:93-6. 2004
    ..The present study was undertaken to audit the outcomes of outpatient TEP...
  18. ncbi Risk factors for inguinal hernia in adult males: a case-control study
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen May Hospital and Tung Wah Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    Surgery 141:262-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the risk factors for the development of inguinal hernia in adult males, using a case-control design in a hospital-based population...
  19. ncbi Early versus delayed-interval laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis: a metaanalysis
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Surg Endosc 20:82-7. 2006
    ..The current systematic review was undertaken to compare the outcomes and efficacy between early and delayed-interval laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis in an evidence-based approach using metaanalytical techniques...
  20. ncbi Day-case endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty versus open Lichtenstein hernioplasty for unilateral primary inguinal hernia in males: a randomized trial
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Surg Endosc 20:76-81. 2006
    ..The current randomized trial was undertaken to compare the postoperative and 1-year outcomes of day-case TEP and open Lichtenstein hernioplasty for unilateral primary inguinal hernia in males...
  21. pmc Fibrin sealant versus mechanical stapling for mesh fixation during endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty: a randomized prospective trial
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Ann Surg 242:670-5. 2005
    ..To compare the clinical outcome of simultaneous bilateral endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty (TEP) using fibrin sealant (FS) and mechanical stapling for prosthetic mesh fixation...
  22. ncbi Impact of previous appendectomy on the outcomes of endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:257-9. 2004
    ..A higher incidence of peritoneal tear was anticipated in the presence of appendectomy scarring and adhesions. Postoperative recovery and outcomes were equivalent to those who had no history of appendectomy...
  23. ncbi Patients' perception of open and endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:219-21. 2004
    ..Individual preference for the type of surgery should be considered in the management plan of each patient...
  24. ncbi Endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty for recurrence after open repair
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, Tung Wah Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    ANZ J Surg 74:877-80. 2004
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the early and late outcomes of TEP for primary and recurrent inguinal hernia. The clinical pattern of recurrence after previous open repair of inguinal hernia was also examined...
  25. ncbi Prospective randomized trial of pre-emptive analgesics following ambulatory inguinal hernia repair: intravenous ketorolac versus diclofenac suppository
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, Tung Wah Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    ANZ J Surg 72:704-7. 2002
    ..The present prospective randomized trial was undertaken to compare the efficacy of intravenous ketorolac and rectal diclofenac for ambulatory inguinal hernia repairs...
  26. ncbi Long-term prognosis of femoropopliteal bypass: an analysis of 349 consecutive revascularizations
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    ANZ J Surg 71:335-40. 2001
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the long-term outcomes of femoropopliteal bypass and evaluate the prognostic significance of various clinical factors on the long-term results...
  27. ncbi Is the preferential use of ePTFE grafts in femorofemoral bypass justified?
    H Lau
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:383-7. 2001
    ..The preferential use of ePTFE graft in femorofemoral bypass is not evidence based. Selection of an appropriate prosthetic graft for femorofemoral bypass should be based on the cost and its handling characteristics...
  28. ncbi Carotid artery aneurysm secondary to cystic medial necrosis
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    J R Coll Surg Edinb 46:173-5. 2001
    ..The pathogenesis of carotid artery aneurysm secondary to cystic medial necrosis is discussed...
  29. ncbi A prospective trial of analgesia following endoscopic totally extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Endosc 16:159-62. 2002
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the efficacy of postoperative analgesia by local wound infiltration to instillation of the extraperitoneal space with bupivacaine...
  30. ncbi Management of peritoneal tear during endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    Surg Endosc 16:1474-7. 2002
    ..The present study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of various operative techniques for the closure of peritoneal laceration...
  31. ncbi A prospective comparative study of needlescopic and conventional endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Endosc 16:1737-40. 2002
    ..The objective of the current study is to compare the postoperative outcomes of needlescopic and conventional TEPs...
  32. ncbi Learning curve for unilateral endoscopic totally extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    Surg Endosc 16:1724-8. 2002
    ..The present study was undertaken to evaluate the learning curve for a general surgeon to master the technique of TEP in the absence of an experienced supervisor...
  33. ncbi Urinary retention following endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Endosc 16:1547-50. 2002
    ..The objectives of the present study were to evaluate the incidence of and risk factors for urinary retention following TEP...
  34. ncbi Laparoscopic resection of an appendiceal mucocele
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:367-70. 2002
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  35. ncbi Two hundred endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasties: cost containment by reusable instruments
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 115:888-91. 2002
    ..To report our experience of 200 endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasties utilizing reusable instruments...
  36. ncbi Determinant factors of pain after ambulatory inguinal herniorrhaphy: a multi-variate analysis
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Hernia 5:17-20. 2001
    ..Only age had a significant influence on the post-operative pain score following ambulatory inguinal herniorrhaphy. Therefore, the age of a patient should be taken into consideration when prescribing post-operative analgesics...
  37. ncbi Outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Hong Kong Chinese -- an outcome analysis
    Kenneth Siu Ho Chok
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Asian J Surg 27:313-6. 2004
    ..This retrospective study evaluated the feasibility, safety and patient acceptance of outpatient LC in Hong Kong Chinese patients...
  38. ncbi Endoscopic totally extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty under spinal anesthesia
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 15:121-4. 2005
    ..To date, the literature on TEP performed under spinal anesthesia remains scarce. The present study reports our early experience performing TEP under spinal anesthesia in selected patients who were medically unfit for general anesthesia...
  39. ncbi Prospective randomized trial on low-pressure versus standard-pressure pneumoperitoneum in outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Kenneth S Chok
    Centre for the Study of Liver Disease and Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:383-6. 2006
    ..Routine use of lower-pressure pneumoperitoneum in outpatient LC would not be recommended unless in selected straightforward cases...
  40. ncbi Wilkie's syndrome
    Eugene Kwan
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Surgery 135:225-7. 2004
  41. ncbi Endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty: disposable and reusable instruments
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital and Tung Wah Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Surg Technol Int 15:109-15. 2006
    ..Instruments, whether reusable or disposable, should offer value for money...
  42. ncbi Recurrence following endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Hernia 11:415-8. 2007
    ..Routine exploration of internal ring for any herniated retroperitoneal adipose tissue during TEP is recommended. Herniated retroperitoneal adipose tissue should be resected whenever feasible...
  43. ncbi Screening for asymptomatic carotid stenosis in patients with peripheral vascular disease: a prospective study and risk factor analysis
    S W Cheng
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, China
    Cardiovasc Surg 7:303-9. 1999
    ..7%. Routine duplex screening is worthwhile in this group of patients, particularly in male, elderly smokers...
  44. ncbi Laparoscopic incisional hernioplasty utilising on-lay expanded polytetrafluoroethylene DualMesh: prospective study
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 8:413-7. 2002
    ..To evaluate the early outcomes of laparoscopic incisional hernioplasties using on-lay GORE-TEX DualMesh...
  45. ncbi Long-term outcome of aortofemoral bypass for aortoiliac occlusive disease
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, SAR China
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 29:434-8. 2000
    ..The present study was undertaken to evaluate the long-term outcomes of aortofemoral bypass for aortoiliac occlusive disease at a tertiary vascular disease centre in Hong Kong...
  46. ncbi Laparoscopic repair of incisional hernia
    H Lau
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Tung Wah Hospital, 12 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 7:319-21. 2001
    ..This translates into a reduced risk of wound-related complications and facilitates recovery. In selected cases, minimally invasive surgery is a safe technique for the repair of incisional hernias...
  47. ncbi Laparoscopic resection of a mesenteric cyst
    Eugene Kwan
    University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, SAR, P R China
    Gastrointest Endosc 59:154-6. 2004
  48. ncbi Immediate stenting of iliofemoral occlusive lesions: a surgeon's early experiences
    S W Cheng
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, China
    J Endovasc Surg 6:256-63. 1999
    ..To report the early and midterm results of balloon angioplasty and immediate stenting of atherosclerotic iliofemoral lesions in an operating room setting...
  49. ncbi Peritoneal computed tomography: a diagnostic tool for genital oedema in patients on peritoneal dialysis
    S H Wan
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital and Tung Wah Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 13:82-3. 2007
  50. ncbi Prevalence of significant carotid stenosis in Chinese patients with peripheral and coronary artery disease
    S W Cheng
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, China
    Aust N Z J Surg 69:44-7. 1999
    ..The prevalence of extracranial carotid stenosis in the Chinese population is not known. This study aims to investigate and compare carotid disease in several groups of high-risk patients...
  51. ncbi Extrahepatic portal vein aneurysm: a case report and review of the literature
    H Lau
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiovasc Surg 10:58-61. 2002
    ..Etiology, clinical significance and management strategies for extrahepatic portal vein aneurysms are discussed...
  52. ncbi Contemporary outcomes of ambulatory laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a major teaching hospital
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    World J Surg 26:1117-21. 2002
    ..Postoperative nausea and vomiting was the commonest reason for unanticipated admission after operation, and retained stones was the most frequent postoperative morbidity necessitating readmission...
  53. ncbi Transaortic endarterectomy for primary mesenteric revascularization
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 36:335-41. 2002
    ..This approach allows simultaneous revascularization of multiple visceral arteries and achieves durable relief of symptoms...