Moon Fai Chan

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Affiliation: National University of Singapore
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Investigating factors associated with depression of vitiligo patients in Singapore
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 21:1614-21. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Reducing depression among community-dwelling older adults using life-story review: a pilot study
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597, Singapore Electronic address
    Geriatr Nurs 35:105-10. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Investigating nurses' knowledge, attitudes and self-confidence patterns to perform the conscious level assessment: a cluster analysis
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 19:351-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled study to explore the effect of life story review on depression in older Chinese in Singapore
    Moon F Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Health Soc Care Community 21:545-53. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Impact of demographic change, socioeconomics, and health care resources on life expectancy in Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Public Health Nurs 30:183-92. 2013
  6. doi request reprint An online Symptom Care and Management System to monitor and support patients receiving chemotherapy: a pilot study
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 19:14-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Investigating factors that have an impact on nurses' performance of patients' conscious level assessment: a systematic review
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Nurs Manag 21:31-46. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The effectiveness of therapeutic interventions on quality of life for vitiligo patients: a systematic review
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 18:396-405. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Effects of music on depression in older people: a randomised controlled trial
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore City, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 21:776-83. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A survey comparing the attitudes toward perinatal bereavement care of nurses from three Asian cities
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Eval Health Prof 33:514-33. 2010

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Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Investigating factors associated with depression of vitiligo patients in Singapore
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 21:1614-21. 2012
    ..To explore the depression level of a group of vitiligo patients in Singapore and to identify factors associated with depression...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reducing depression among community-dwelling older adults using life-story review: a pilot study
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597, Singapore Electronic address
    Geriatr Nurs 35:105-10. 2014
    ..61, p < 0.001). This study adds to prior research supporting the use of life story review in improving depression levels in cognitively intact community dwelling older adults. ..
  3. doi request reprint Investigating nurses' knowledge, attitudes and self-confidence patterns to perform the conscious level assessment: a cluster analysis
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 19:351-9. 2013
    ..Management should formulate strategies to encourage nurses to resolve actual problems following training or mentoring and to increase the depth and breadth of nurses' KAS to perform the conscious level assessment using the GCS. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled study to explore the effect of life story review on depression in older Chinese in Singapore
    Moon F Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Health Soc Care Community 21:545-53. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that this intervention may enhance the quality of care provided by healthcare providers as the therapeutic relationship between provider and client is being established...
  5. doi request reprint Impact of demographic change, socioeconomics, and health care resources on life expectancy in Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Public Health Nurs 30:183-92. 2013
    ..Demographic and socioeconomic changes and the availability of health care resources were collected to examine the impacts on life expectancy in Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar...
  6. doi request reprint An online Symptom Care and Management System to monitor and support patients receiving chemotherapy: a pilot study
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 19:14-8. 2013
    ..The results presented in this pilot study suggest that the SCMS has the potential to enhance the remote monitoring, feasible and acceptable way for a specific group of cancer patients to manage their symptom at home...
  7. doi request reprint Investigating factors that have an impact on nurses' performance of patients' conscious level assessment: a systematic review
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Nurs Manag 21:31-46. 2013
    ..To identify factors that have an impact on nurses' performance of patients' conscious level assessment...
  8. doi request reprint The effectiveness of therapeutic interventions on quality of life for vitiligo patients: a systematic review
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 18:396-405. 2012
    ..This suggests that current interventions alone are inadequate to address the holistic quality of life challenges associated with vitiligo...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of music on depression in older people: a randomised controlled trial
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore City, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 21:776-83. 2012
    ..Conventional pharmacological methods might result in dependence and impairment in psychomotor and cognitive functioning. Listening to music, which is a non-pharmacological method, might reduce depression...
  10. doi request reprint A survey comparing the attitudes toward perinatal bereavement care of nurses from three Asian cities
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Eval Health Prof 33:514-33. 2010
    ..The differences observed could be related to the wider social, cultural, and organizational circumstances of nursing practice...
  11. doi request reprint A randomised controlled study of the effects of music on sleep quality in older people
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 20:979-87. 2011
    ..To determine the effect of music on sleep quality in older people...
  12. doi request reprint Exploring risk factors for depression among older men residing in Macau
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 20:2645-54. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of depression level of older men in Macau and identify factors that predict depression...
  13. doi request reprint Exploring the psychological health related profile of nursing students in Singapore: a cluster analysis
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 20:3553-60. 2011
    ..To determine whether definable profiles exist in a cohort of nursing student with regard to factors associated with nurses' perceived emotional intelligence, social support and stress level...
  14. doi request reprint The effectiveness of music listening in reducing depressive symptoms in adults: a systematic review
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
    Complement Ther Med 19:332-48. 2011
    ..We aim to review trials of the effectiveness of music listening in reducing depressive symptoms in adults, and identify areas requiring further study...
  15. doi request reprint Investigating factors associated with functional constipation of primary school children in Hong Kong
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 19:3390-400. 2010
    ..To examine what factors were associated with functional constipation amongst primary school students...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of music on depression levels and physiological responses in community-based older adults
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 18:285-94. 2009
    ..001), HR (P < 0.001), and RR (P < 0.001) after 1 month. The implication is that nurses may utilize music as an effective nursing intervention for patients with depressive symptoms in the community setting...
  17. doi request reprint Factors influencing Macao nurses' intention to leave current employment
    Moon Fai Chan
    Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau, Macau SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 18:893-901. 2009
    ..To investigate factors associated with nurses' intention to leave current employment in Macao...
  18. doi request reprint Factors associated with perceived sleep quality of nurses working on rotating shifts
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 18:285-93. 2009
    ..To explore nurses' perceived sleep quality and examine factors that contribute to insufficient sleep quality...
  19. doi request reprint Factors affecting nursing staff in practising spiritual care
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 19:2128-36. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Investigating factors associated with depression of older women in Macau
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 18:2969-77. 2009
    ..Mental health burdens pose a grave threat to quality of life and economic productivity worldwide. Women must balance the economic, emotional and health needs of the household with their own emotional and health needs...
  21. doi request reprint Exploring the profiles of nurses' job satisfaction in Macau: results of a cluster analysis
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 19:470-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether definable subtypes exist within a cohort of nurses with regard to factors associated with nurses' job satisfaction patterns and to compare whether these factors vary between nurses in groups with different profiles...
  22. doi request reprint Factors affecting knowledge, attitudes, and skills levels for nursing staff toward the clinical management system in Hong Kong
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Comput Inform Nurs 27:57-65. 2009
    ..These findings should be used to formulate strategies to encourage nurses to resolve actual problems and increase the depth and breadth of their computer knowledge, attitudes, and skills...
  23. doi request reprint Investigating the physiological responses of patients listening to music in the intensive care unit
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 18:1250-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether definable subtypes exist within a cohort of patients listening to music with regard to their physiological patterns and to compare whether associated factors vary between subjects in groups with different profiles...
  24. doi request reprint Socioeconomic instability and the availability of health resources: their effects on infant mortality rates in Macau from 1957-2006
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 19:884-91. 2010
    ..To investigate the effects of socioeconomic instability and the availability of health resources on infant mortality rate...
  25. doi request reprint Effects of music on depression and sleep quality in elderly people: A randomised controlled trial
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Block E3A, Level 3, 7 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117574, Singapore
    Complement Ther Med 18:150-9. 2010
    ..To determine the effect of music on sleep quality in elderly people. In addition, we aimed to examine if there were effects on vital signs and depression levels...
  26. doi request reprint Investigating factors associated with nurses' attitudes towards perinatal bereavement care: a study in Shandong and Hong Kong
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, 7 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 18:2344-54. 2009
    ..To explore nurses' attitudes towards perinatal bereavement care and to identify factors associated with these attitudes...
  27. doi request reprint Factors contributing to neonatal mortality rates in Macao: evidence from 1957-2006 data
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau, Macau, China
    Nurs Health Sci 12:410-4. 2010
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  28. doi request reprint Singaporean nurses' provision of guidance to parents on non-pharmacological postoperative pain-relief methods: An educational intervention study
    Hong Gu He
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Nurs Health Sci 13:344-51. 2011
    ..Continuing education in pain management should be provided to nurses in order to equip them with the knowledge to improve their practice...
  29. doi request reprint Investigating factors associated with quality of life of vitiligo patients in Singapore
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 19:3-10. 2013
    ..It is recommended that providing health care consultation for patients with vitiligo may help reduce depressive symptoms and maintain their psychological health, thus enhance their quality of life. ..
  30. doi request reprint Identifying patient readmission subtypes from unplanned readmissions to hospitals in Hong Kong: a cluster analysis
    Moon Fai Chan
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Nurs Health Sci 11:37-44. 2009
    ..The findings might help by providing important information that will enable health-care policy-makers to identify strategies to target a specific group of patients in the hope of reducing its readmission rate...
  31. doi request reprint Damage accrual, cumulative glucocorticoid dose and depression predict anxiety in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Anselm Mak
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    Clin Rheumatol 30:795-803. 2011
    ..Logistic regression model showed that higher damage accrual, higher cumulative glucocorticoid dose, depression and fewer regular medications predicted anxiety in SLE patients, with an accuracy of 90% by the ROC analysis...
  32. doi request reprint A study to explore nurses' knowledge in using the Glasgow Coma Scale in an acute care hospital
    Ihsan Mattar
    Questions or comments about this article may be directed to Ihsan Mattar, RN BSc Hons, at He is a PhD Candidate, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore Sok Ying Liaw, PhD RN MHSc, is an Assistant Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore Moon Fai Chan, PhD CStat, is an associate professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
    J Neurosci Nurs 45:272-80. 2013
    ..This creates an issue to patient care as the GCS is an important instrument in communicating an accurate assessment of the patient's condition between clinical staff...
  33. doi request reprint Hospice nurses' perspectives of spirituality
    Lay Hwa Tiew
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore Alexandra Hospital, Jurong Health Services, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 22:2923-33. 2013
    ..To explore Singapore hospice nurses' perspectives of spirituality and spiritual care...
  34. doi request reprint Nurses' use of non-pharmacological methods in children's postoperative pain management: educational intervention study
    Hong Gu He
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Adv Nurs 66:2398-409. 2010
    ....
  35. doi request reprint The effects of sedative music on sleep quality of older community-dwelling adults in Singapore
    Angela Shum
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Complement Ther Med 22:49-56. 2014
    ..To examine the effects of music listening on sleep quality amongst older community-dwelling adults in Singapore...
  36. doi request reprint Student nurses' perspectives of spirituality and spiritual care
    Lay Hwa Tiew
    Alexandra Hospital, Jurong Health Services, Singapore
    Nurse Educ Today 33:574-9. 2013
    ..To investigate nursing students' perceptions of spirituality and spiritual care...
  37. doi request reprint Investigating the knowledge, attitudes and practice patterns of operating room staff towards standard and transmission-based precautions: results of a cluster analysis
    Moon Fai Chan
    Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau, Macau SAR, China
    J Clin Nurs 17:1051-62. 2008
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Effects of music on patients undergoing a C-clamp procedure after percutaneous coronary interventions: a randomized controlled trial
    Moon Fai Chan
    Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau, Macao SAR, China
    Heart Lung 36:431-9. 2007
    ..The study objective was to assess the effect of music on the physiologic and psychologic parameters in patients undergoing application of a C-clamp after percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI)...