Virginia C N Wong

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Affiliation: University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Accupouncture for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury
    V Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, SAR, China
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 48:71-86. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD007700. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Acupuncture for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD007700. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in neonates
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007968. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Functional Independence Measure (WeeFIM) for Chinese children: Hong Kong Cohort
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Pediatrics 109:E36. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint A modified screening tool for autism (Checklist for Autism in Toddlers [CHAT-23]) for Chinese children
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Pediatrics 114:e166-76. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Mutation of gene in spinal muscular atrophy respiratory distress type I
    Virginia C N Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Neurol 34:474-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Spinal muscular atrophy: survival pattern and functional status
    Brian H Y Chung
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Pediatrics 114:e548-53. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Rett syndrome: prevalence among Chinese and a comparison of MECP2 mutations of classic Rett syndrome with other neurodevelopmental disorders
    Virginia C N Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 22:1397-400. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Cerebral palsy: correlation of risk factors and functional performance using the Functional Independence Measure for Children (WeeFIM)
    Virginia Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 19:887-93. 2004

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Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Accupouncture for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury
    V Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, SAR, China
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 48:71-86. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD007700. 2012
    ..A number of studies conducted and published in China have suggested that acupuncture may be beneficial in the acute treatment and rehabilitation of TBI...
  3. doi request reprint Acupuncture for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD007700. 2013
    ..A number of studies conducted and published in China have suggested that acupuncture may be beneficial in the acute treatment and rehabilitation of TBI...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in neonates
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007968. 2013
    ..Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) in the neonate is associated with high mortality and morbidity. Effective treatment options are limited and therefore alternative therapies such as acupuncture are increasingly used...
  5. ncbi request reprint Functional Independence Measure (WeeFIM) for Chinese children: Hong Kong Cohort
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Pediatrics 109:E36. 2002
    ..During the task, there is no concern about safety or taking an inordinate amount of time. Level 6 reflects modified independence and includes use of an assistive device or not completing the task in a timely or safe manner...
  6. ncbi request reprint A modified screening tool for autism (Checklist for Autism in Toddlers [CHAT-23]) for Chinese children
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Pediatrics 114:e166-76. 2004
    ..Joint attention was addressed in the original CHAT, whereas the other areas were addressed only in the M-CHAT. To date, there has been no study of the application of either the original CHAT or the M-CHAT for Chinese populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mutation of gene in spinal muscular atrophy respiratory distress type I
    Virginia C N Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Neurol 34:474-7. 2006
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  8. ncbi request reprint Spinal muscular atrophy: survival pattern and functional status
    Brian H Y Chung
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Pediatrics 114:e548-53. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the survival pattern, ambulatory status, and functional status of children with SMA...
  9. doi request reprint Rett syndrome: prevalence among Chinese and a comparison of MECP2 mutations of classic Rett syndrome with other neurodevelopmental disorders
    Virginia C N Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 22:1397-400. 2007
    ..In the early stage of developmental arrest before developmental regression, MECP2 screening might be useful for girls with unexplained epileptic encephalopathy before full-blown classic Rett syndrome is evident...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cerebral palsy: correlation of risk factors and functional performance using the Functional Independence Measure for Children (WeeFIM)
    Virginia Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 19:887-93. 2004
    ..007) analyses. The functional status of children with cerebral palsy depends on the severity and the presence of epilepsy. Despite impairment, we found that most children with cerebral palsy could achieve functional independence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Correlation of Functional Independence Measure for Children (WeeFIM) with developmental language tests in children with developmental delay
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Child Neurol 20:613-6. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Tuberous sclerosis complex: correlation of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings with comorbidities
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Hong Kong, China
    J Child Neurol 21:99-105. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Stiff child syndrome with mutation of DYT1 gene
    Virginia C N Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Neurology 65:1465-6. 2005
    ..Autoantibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase (anti-GAD) were absent. His asymptomatic mother had a DYT1 mutation. His asymptomatic sister has diabetes mellitus and antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase but no DYT1 mutation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occipital deep white matter hyperintensities in autism spectrum disorder
    Virginia Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Int 49:513-5. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Study of the relationship between tuberous sclerosis complex and autistic disorder
    Virginia Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Child Neurol 21:199-204. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Study of seizure and epilepsy in Chinese children in Hong Kong: period prevalence and patterns
    Virginia Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Child Neurol 19:19-25. 2004
    ..5 per 1000 children aged < 19 years. The estimated period prevalence rate of children and adolescents with epilepsy in our children is 4.5 per 1000 children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Molecular genetic study of a childhood form of spinal muscular atrophy
    V Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, Queen Mary Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 16:291-4. 2001
    ..Thus, the role of the NAIP gene needs to be specifically defined in spinal muscular atrophy. In a suspected case of spinal muscular atrophy, deletion of the SMNt gene is a useful laboratory marker for confirmation of the diagnosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint West syndrome--The University of Hong Kong experience (1970-2000)
    V Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Brain Dev 23:609-15. 2001
    ..To study the clinical pattern of West syndrome (WS) in a university based hospital...
  19. ncbi request reprint Acute gastroenteritis-related encephalopathy
    V Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital
    J Child Neurol 16:906-10. 2001
    ..The underlying mechanism for provoking seizure is unknown. One should be reassured of a good outcome in the majority of children with recurrent episodes of afebrile/febrile seizures during an episode of acute gastroenteritis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term outcome of severe neonatal nonhemolytic hyperbilirubinemia
    Virginia Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 21:309-15. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Open-label study of botulinum toxin for upper limb spasticity in cerebral palsy
    Virginia Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, People s Republic of China
    J Child Neurol 17:138-42. 2002
    ..Motivated families should be selected with a specific target of using botulinum toxin as an adjunct in a habilitation program...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of efficacy of tongue and body acupuncture in children with visual impairment
    Virginia C N Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong ROC
    J Child Neurol 21:463-73. 2006
    ..As children with chronic visual impairment also showed some visual recovery, more studies should be done to assess the full potential of acupuncture as an adjunct to Western medicine in neuroplasticity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based approach of the use of Botulinum toxin type A (BTX) in cerebral palsy
    Virginia Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, P R China
    Pediatr Rehabil 6:85-96. 2003
    ..More multi-centre clinical trials with standardized protocols are needed before widespread recommendation of the use of BTX in treating spasticity in CP can be made...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of positron emission tomography (PET) brain glucose metabolism to assess the efficacy of tongue and body acupuncture in cerebral palsy
    Virginia C N Wong
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong ROC
    J Child Neurol 21:456-62. 2006
    ..A larger-scale study for different degrees of severity of cerebral palsy and an impairment model should be undertaken to correlate clinical with neurometabolic change...
  25. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological study of autism spectrum disorder in China
    Virginia C N Wong
    Division of Child Neurology Developmental Paediatrics Neurohabilitation, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, China
    J Child Neurol 23:67-72. 2008
    ..58:1. This is the first reported epidemiologic study of autism spectrum disorder in Chinese children. The incidence rate is similar to those reported in Australia and North America and is lower than Europeans...
  26. ncbi request reprint Functional Independence Measure for Children: a comparison of Chinese and Japanese children
    Sheila S N Wong
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 21:91-6. 2007
    ..In 2001 to 2002, the authors created a normative Chinese WeeFIM profile and compared this with the American one. In this study, they aimed to compare their Chinese normative data with the Japanese one...
  27. doi request reprint Expanding phenotype and clinical analysis of tyrosine hydroxylase deficiency
    Wai Lan Yeung
    Department of Paediatrics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Child Neurol 26:179-87. 2011
    ..Treatment response for mild-type patients is universally good even with a treatment delay of 10 years after onset of neurological symptoms...
  28. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance spectroscopy and analysis of MECP2 in Rett syndrome
    Pek Lan Khong
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Neurol 26:205-9. 2002
    ..Our preliminary results suggest that reduction in N-acetylaspartate/total creatine ratio may not be related to the MECP2 mutation...
  29. doi request reprint Vanishing white matter disease: the first reported chinese patient
    Sheila S N Wong
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, United Christian Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Child Neurol 23:710-4. 2008
    ..We describe the first Chinese patient with typical clinical and radiological features genetically confirmed to have vanishing white matter disease for a mutation in EIF2B4, followed by a brief review of the disease...
  30. ncbi request reprint The human secretin gene in children with autistic spectrum disorder: screening for polymorphisms and mutations
    Samuel S M Ng
    Institute of Molecular Biology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 20:701-4. 2005
    ..We did not find evidence of a relationship between human secretin gene mutation and autism...
  31. ncbi request reprint Brief report: emerging services for children with autism spectrum disorders in Hong Kong (1960-2004)
    Virginia C N Wong
    Division of Child Neurology Developmental Paediatrics Neurohabilitation, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:383-9. 2008
    ..The university-based Autism Research Program at the University of Hong Kong serves as an example of an integrated center for research, teaching, and training in autism. The period from 1960 to 2004 is reviewed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of electro-acupuncture for autism spectrum disorder
    Virginia C N Wong
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Altern Med Rev 15:136-46. 2010
    ..To study the efficacy, safety, and compliance of short-term electro-acupuncture for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcome of severe neonatal hemolytic hyperbilirubinemia
    Wen Xiong Chen
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong ROC
    J Child Neurol 21:474-9. 2006
    ..The prognosis of neonatal hemolytic hyperbilirubinemia in our Chinese cohort is excellent, possibly owing to an aggressive early-intervention approach...
  34. doi request reprint Electroacupuncture for children with autism spectrum disorder: pilot study of 2 cases
    Wen Xiong Chen
    Division of Child Neurology Developmental Paediatrics Neurohabilitation, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Altern Complement Med 14:1057-65. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to observe for efficacy, safety, and compliance of electroacupuncture for autism spectrum disorder (ASD)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis in children: prevalence in South China
    Patrick Ip
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Pediatr Neurol 31:46-51. 2004
    ..Active surveillance of subacute sclerosing panencephalitis for those with measles infection during the 1988 outbreak is necessary to conduct multicenter drug trials for this devastating disease...
  36. ncbi request reprint MRI of neonatal encephalopathy
    P L Khong
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Clin Radiol 58:833-44. 2003
    ..The applications of advanced MRI techniques, such as diffusion-weighted imaging and magnetic resonance spectroscopy are emphasized...
  37. ncbi request reprint DNA diagnosis of FRAXA and FRAXE in Chinese children with neurodevelopmental disorders and fragile X syndrome
    S Y Chan
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Clin Genet 53:179-83. 1998
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  38. ncbi request reprint The evaluation of Wallerian degeneration in chronic paediatric middle cerebral artery infarction using diffusion tensor MR imaging
    Pek Lan Khong
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cerebrovasc Dis 18:240-7. 2004
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  39. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial for early intervention for autism: a pilot study of the Autism 1-2-3 Project
    Virginia C N Wong
    Division of Child Neurology Developmental Paediatrics Neurohabilitation, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:677-88. 2010
    ..This intervention can serve as short-term training on communication and social interaction for children with autism, and reduce the stress of their parents during the long waiting time for public health services...
  40. ncbi request reprint Acute fulminant subacute sclerosing panencephalitis with absent measles and PCR studies in cerebrospinal fluid
    Brian H Y Chung
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Pediatr Neurol 31:222-4. 2004
    ..There were no typical periodic complexes in serial electroencephalographic monitoring; cerebrospinal fluid measles antibody titer was negative. The diagnosis was made by molecular and histologic examination of open brain biopsy tissue...
  41. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of spinal tumors in children with neurofibromatosis 1
    Pek Lan Khong
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rm 406, Block K, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:413-7. 2003
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  42. doi request reprint Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis with atypical brain changes on MRI
    Sophelia H S Chan
    Division of Child Neurology Developmental Paediatrics Neurohabilitation, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr Neurol 43:274-8. 2010
    ..Persistent lesions in the white matter and pons were observed in magnetic resonance imaging of the brain, findings that have not been described previously in N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antibody encephalitis...
  43. doi request reprint Value of clinical assessment in the diagnostic evaluation of Global Developmental Delay (GDD) using a Likelihood Ratio Model
    Virginia C N Wong
    Division of Child Neurology Developmental Paediatrics Neurohabilitation, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Brain Dev 33:548-57. 2011
    ..A selective approach is recommended for investigating children with GDD. Our objective is to identify clinical markers to improve the diagnostic yield of evaluation of children with GDD...
  44. doi request reprint Effect of acupuncture in a patient with 7-year-history of Bell's palsy
    Chau Lai Wong
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Altern Complement Med 14:847-53. 2008
    ..To demonstrate the effect of acupuncture in a child with chronic Bell's palsy of 7 years duration...
  45. ncbi request reprint Case-control association study of polymorphisms in the voltage-gated sodium channel genes SCN1A, SCN2A, SCN3A, SCN1B, and SCN2B and epilepsy
    Larry Baum
    School of Pharmacy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Genet 133:651-9. 2014
    ..10). SCN1A rs2298771 was associated in Indians (OR = 0.56, p = 0.005) and SCN2B rs602594 with idiopathic epilepsy (OR = 0.62, p = 0.002). Therefore, sodium channel polymorphisms are associated with epilepsy. ..
  46. doi request reprint Folinic acid responsive epilepsy in Ohtahara syndrome caused by STXBP1 mutation
    Winnie W Y Tso
    Division of Paediatric Neurology, Developmental Behavioural Paediatrics and Neurohabilitation, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Neurol 50:177-80. 2014
    ..Folinic acid-responsive seizures are treatable causes of Ohtahara syndrome, which is thought to be due to recessive mutations in the ALDH7A1 gene, resulting in deficiency of antiquitin...
  47. ncbi request reprint Childhood acute disseminated encephalomyelitis: the role of brain and spinal cord MRI
    Pek Lan Khong
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Radiol 32:59-66. 2002
    ..It is recognised that the clinical and radiological spectrum of childhood acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) is wide...
  48. doi request reprint Neuromuscular junction acetylcholinesterase deficiency responsive to albuterol
    Sophelia H S Chan
    Division of Child Neurology, Developmental Paediatrics, and Neurohabilitation, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    Pediatr Neurol 47:137-40. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed of the efficacy of albuterol in different types of congenital myasthenic syndrome and the physiologic basis of its beneficial effects...
  49. ncbi request reprint Traditional Chinese medicine (tongue acupuncture) in children with drooling problems
    V Wong
    Division of Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, University of Hong Kong, China
    Pediatr Neurol 25:47-54. 2001
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  50. ncbi request reprint Acute viral encephalitis in children
    V Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital
    Aust Paediatr J 23:339-42. 1987
    ..The best predictors to unfavourable outcome were the rapid rate of deterioration in conscious level after admission and the age of the patients...
  51. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of levetiracetam as adjunctive therapy in adult patients with uncontrolled partial epilepsy: the Asia SKATE II Study
    Patrick Kwan
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Epilepsy Behav 18:100-5. 2010
    ..4%, and 17.7% became seizure free during the treatment period. Levetiracetam was well tolerated and efficacious as adjunctive therapy for partial epilepsy in clinical practice among Asian populations...
  52. doi request reprint An evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Smoking Self-Efficacy Questionnaire (SEQ-12) among Chinese cardiac patients who smoke
    Doris Y P Leung
    Department of Nursing Studies, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Nursing, The University of Hong Kong, 4 F William MW Mong Block, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1311-8. 2008
    ..The SEQ-12 can be used to assess smokers' self-efficacy so that appropriate smoking cessation interventions can be provided...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cultivating psychological well-being in Hong Kong's future doctors
    J G W S Wong
    Department of Psychiatry, The Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Med Teach 27:715-9. 2005
    ..The findings in this study help to ensure that the services provided will be relevant, accessible and acceptable to the students...
  54. ncbi request reprint Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and blood mercury level: a case-control study in Chinese children
    D K L Cheuk
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, P R China
    Neuropediatrics 37:234-40. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between blood mercury level and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in Chinese children in Hong Kong...
  55. ncbi request reprint T2-weighted hyperintensities (unidentified bright objects) in children with neurofibromatosis 1: their impact on cognitive function
    Winnie H S Goh
    The Duchess of Kent Children s Habilitation Institute, Hong Kong
    J Child Neurol 19:853-8. 2004
    ..55; P = .005). Unidentified bright objects in the thalamus, globus pallidus, and middle cerebellar peduncles and the laterality of the lesions had an impact on cognitive function...
  56. ncbi request reprint Neurologic complications in children hospitalized with influenza: comparison between USA and Hong Kong
    Brian H Y Chung
    J Pediatr 151:e17-8; author reply e18-9. 2007
  57. ncbi request reprint A multistep mutation mechanism drives the evolution of the CAG repeat at MJD/SCA3 locus
    Sandra Martins
    IPATIMUP Instituto de Patologia e Imunologia Molecular da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Hum Genet 14:932-40. 2006
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