Kian Chung Ong

Summary

Affiliation: Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional grading system (BODE index) as predictor of hospitalization for COPD
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Chest 128:3810-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success in smoking cessation among hospitalized patients
    K C Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Tan Tock Seng, Singapore
    Respirology 10:63-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different exercise tests in assessing outcomes of pulmonary rehabilitation
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Respir Care 49:1498-503. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function and exercise capacity in survivors of severe acute respiratory syndrome
    K C Ong
    Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore, 308433
    Eur Respir J 24:436-42. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of inhaled furosemide on exertional dyspnea in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Clinical Research Unit, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:1028-33. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint 1-year pulmonary function and health status in survivors of severe acute respiratory syndrome
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Chest 128:1393-400. 2005
  7. pmc Does the multidimensional grading system (BODE) correspond to differences in health status of patients with COPD?
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 1:91-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction of the maximal voluntary ventilation in healthy adult Chinese subjects
    Ai Ching Kor
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Respirology 9:76-80. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and psychological status in survivors of severe acute respiratory syndrome at 3 months postdischarge
    Seow Khee Kwek
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    J Psychosom Res 60:513-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with improvement in breathing capacity during exercise in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Respirology 8:332-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional grading system (BODE index) as predictor of hospitalization for COPD
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Chest 128:3810-6. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success in smoking cessation among hospitalized patients
    K C Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Tan Tock Seng, Singapore
    Respirology 10:63-9. 2005
    ..To determine the predictors of continued smoking abstinence in patients receiving smoking cessation intervention during and following hospital admission...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different exercise tests in assessing outcomes of pulmonary rehabilitation
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Respir Care 49:1498-503. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that patients' responses to PR, as measured by those 3 tests, are differentially correlated, and we designed a study to investigate the tests' capacity to detect changes after PR...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function and exercise capacity in survivors of severe acute respiratory syndrome
    K C Ong
    Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore, 308433
    Eur Respir J 24:436-42. 2004
    ..Many patients had reduced exercise capacity that cannot be accounted for by impairment of pulmonary function...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of inhaled furosemide on exertional dyspnea in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Clinical Research Unit, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:1028-33. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint 1-year pulmonary function and health status in survivors of severe acute respiratory syndrome
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Chest 128:1393-400. 2005
    ..To characterize the long-term pulmonary function and health status in a prospectively identified cohort of patients who survived the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...
  7. pmc Does the multidimensional grading system (BODE) correspond to differences in health status of patients with COPD?
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 1:91-6. 2006
    ..To verify whether and to what extent the body mass index, airflow obstruction, dyspnea, and exercise capacity (BODE) index correlates with a disease-specific index of health status in patients with COPD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction of the maximal voluntary ventilation in healthy adult Chinese subjects
    Ai Ching Kor
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Respirology 9:76-80. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and psychological status in survivors of severe acute respiratory syndrome at 3 months postdischarge
    Seow Khee Kwek
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    J Psychosom Res 60:513-9. 2006
    ..Little is known about the long-term consequence of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). We carried out an assessment on SARS patients after their recovery from their acute illness...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with improvement in breathing capacity during exercise in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Respirology 8:332-8. 2003
    ..e. VEmax/MVV > 1) is associated with greater exercise capacity in patients with COPD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Hypocortisolism in survivors of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
    Melvin Khee Shing Leow
    Department of Endocrinology, Division of Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:197-202. 2005
    ..Hence, we sought to determine the existence of any chronic endocrine sequelae in SARS survivors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictive values for cardiopulmonary exercise testing in sedentary Chinese adults
    Kian Chung Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Respirology 7:225-31. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success in smoking cessation among hospitalised patients
    L Prabhakaran
    Nursing Service, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 32:S67-9. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Endocrinological aberrations in survivors of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Singapore
    M K S Leow
    Endocrine Unit, Department of General Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 33:S9-10. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of a pulmonary rehabilitation programme on physiologic and psychosocial outcomes in patients with chronic respiratory disorders
    K C Ong
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 30:15-21. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Patients who completed a comprehensive PRP at our centre showed significant increase in functional capacity, reduction of exertional dyspnoea and improvement in health status...
  16. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: effect on mortality, hospital readmission, symptom burden, functional status, and quality of life
    Tze Pin Ng
    Gerontological Research Programme, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Arch Intern Med 167:60-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated the impact of comorbid depression on mortality, hospital readmission, smoking behavior, respiratory symptom burden, and physical and social functioning in patients with COPD...