K Hughes

Summary

Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in non-insulin-dependent diabetics compared to non-diabetic controls: a population-based survey among Asians in Singapore
    K Hughes
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, National University Hospital, Singapore
    Atherosclerosis 136:25-31. 1998
  2. doi request reprint Hypertension, concurrent cardiovascular risk factors and mortality: the Singapore Cardiovascular Cohort Study
    J Lee
    Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Hum Hypertens 22:468-74. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in relation to cigarette smoking: a population-based survey among Asians in Singapore
    K Hughes
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Atherosclerosis 137:253-8. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and incident coronary heart disease in Chinese, Malay and Asian Indian males: the Singapore Cardiovascular Cohort Study
    J Lee
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Epidemiol 30:983-8. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity modifies the association between diabetes mellitus and ischaemic heart disease in Chinese, Malays and Asian Indians living in Singapore
    K K Yeo
    Department of Endocrinology, Singapore General Hospital, Block 6 level 6, Room B35, Outram Road, Singapore, Singapore
    Diabetologia 49:2866-73. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Corneal arcus and cardiovascular risk factors in Asians in Singapore
    K Hughes
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore
    Int J Epidemiol 21:473-7. 1992
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences among Chinese, Malay and Indian patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Singapore
    C Y Hong
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597
    Singapore Med J 45:154-60. 2004

Collaborators

  • J Lee
  • K K Yeo
  • K S Chia
  • C Y Hong
  • D Heng
  • E S Tai
  • S Ma
  • B C Tai
  • S K Chew
  • S L Ling

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in non-insulin-dependent diabetics compared to non-diabetic controls: a population-based survey among Asians in Singapore
    K Hughes
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, National University Hospital, Singapore
    Atherosclerosis 136:25-31. 1998
    ..Mean levels of serum ferritin, a pro-oxidant, were higher in people with NIDDM than controls, but there were no important differences for plasma vitamins A, C and E, and serum selenium, which are anti-oxidants...
  2. doi request reprint Hypertension, concurrent cardiovascular risk factors and mortality: the Singapore Cardiovascular Cohort Study
    J Lee
    Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Hum Hypertens 22:468-74. 2008
    ..These findings show that in HTN individuals it is important to assess the presence of other CVD risk factors and manage accordingly...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in relation to cigarette smoking: a population-based survey among Asians in Singapore
    K Hughes
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Atherosclerosis 137:253-8. 1998
    ..There was no evidence of increased insulin resistance in smokers, as measured by mean fasting serum insulin...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and incident coronary heart disease in Chinese, Malay and Asian Indian males: the Singapore Cardiovascular Cohort Study
    J Lee
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Epidemiol 30:983-8. 2001
    ..This prospective study in Singapore investigated the relationships of established coronary risk factors with incident coronary heart disease (CHD) for Chinese, Malay, and Asian Indian males...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity modifies the association between diabetes mellitus and ischaemic heart disease in Chinese, Malays and Asian Indians living in Singapore
    K K Yeo
    Department of Endocrinology, Singapore General Hospital, Block 6 level 6, Room B35, Outram Road, Singapore, Singapore
    Diabetologia 49:2866-73. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether the risk of ischaemic heart disease (IHD) associated with diabetes mellitus differs between ethnic groups...
  6. ncbi request reprint Corneal arcus and cardiovascular risk factors in Asians in Singapore
    K Hughes
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore
    Int J Epidemiol 21:473-7. 1992
    ..It is concluded that while corneal arcus is primarily an age-related change, its formation is accelerated by high serum LDL-cholesterol so that in people under 50 years it is a marker for the condition...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences among Chinese, Malay and Indian patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Singapore
    C Y Hong
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597
    Singapore Med J 45:154-60. 2004
    ..Not much is known about such differences in Asian populations. The aim of the study was to determine ethnic differences among Chinese, Malay and Indian patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Singapore...