Kai Kuen Leung

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Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi Mortality trends of elderly people in Taiwan from 1974 to 1994
    K K Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    Age Ageing 28:199-203. 1999
  2. doi Validation of the Tutotest in a hybrid problem-based learning curriculum
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 13:469-77. 2008
  3. ncbi Social support and family functioning on psychological symptoms in elderly Chinese
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, No 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei 10016, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 44:203-13. 2007
  4. ncbi Factors affecting students' evaluation in a community service-learning program
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei 10016, Taiwan, R O C
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 12:475-90. 2007
  5. ncbi Anatomy instruction in medical schools: connecting the past and the future
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, No 7, Chung Shan South Road, 10016, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 11:209-15. 2006
  6. ncbi Students' evaluation on a two-stage anatomy curriculum
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taiwan
    Med Teach 28:e59-63. 2006
  7. ncbi The use of focus groups in evaluating quality of life components among elderly Chinese people
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, ROC
    Qual Life Res 13:179-90. 2004
  8. ncbi Development of a teaching style inventory for tutor evaluation in problem-based learning
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    Med Educ 37:410-6. 2003
  9. ncbi Development of a Chinese chronic illness-related stress inventory for primary care
    K K Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, ROC
    J Psychosom Res 46:557-68. 1999
  10. ncbi The influence of awareness of terminal condition on spiritual well-being in terminal cancer patients
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:449-56. 2006

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Publications19

  1. ncbi Mortality trends of elderly people in Taiwan from 1974 to 1994
    K K Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei
    Age Ageing 28:199-203. 1999
    ..the hypothesis that disability and death will eventually be compressed to a period late in life needs empirical confirmation...
  2. doi Validation of the Tutotest in a hybrid problem-based learning curriculum
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 13:469-77. 2008
    ..Since most Asian medical schools adopted a hybrid PBL curriculum, a valid student evaluation instrument for this type of curriculum is valuable...
  3. ncbi Social support and family functioning on psychological symptoms in elderly Chinese
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, No 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei 10016, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 44:203-13. 2007
    ..Our results imply that elderly people with mental symptoms and chronic medical diseases benefit more from family involvement...
  4. ncbi Factors affecting students' evaluation in a community service-learning program
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei 10016, Taiwan, R O C
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 12:475-90. 2007
    ..Students' attitude towards social service did not affect their opinions on the quality of the program and subjective rating on their achievement. The quality of the program was related to the quality of learning rated by the students...
  5. ncbi Anatomy instruction in medical schools: connecting the past and the future
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, No 7, Chung Shan South Road, 10016, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 11:209-15. 2006
    ..This article discusses the controversies in anatomy curriculum in Western countries, including the rationale for those changes, and the opinions of the objections...
  6. ncbi Students' evaluation on a two-stage anatomy curriculum
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taiwan
    Med Teach 28:e59-63. 2006
    ..We provided an alternative for those who wanted to retain cadaver dissection in a reformed curriculum. Further study is needed to evaluate the adequacy of anatomy knowledge and student performance in the long run...
  7. ncbi The use of focus groups in evaluating quality of life components among elderly Chinese people
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, ROC
    Qual Life Res 13:179-90. 2004
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  8. ncbi Development of a teaching style inventory for tutor evaluation in problem-based learning
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    Med Educ 37:410-6. 2003
    ..To develop and validate a self-rating instrument to assess teaching styles among tutors in problem-based learning (PBL)...
  9. ncbi Development of a Chinese chronic illness-related stress inventory for primary care
    K K Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, ROC
    J Psychosom Res 46:557-68. 1999
    ..90. The results of the convergent and discriminant validity analysis were promising. In addition, chronic illness-related stress was related to insurance status and the self-perceived severity of disease...
  10. ncbi The influence of awareness of terminal condition on spiritual well-being in terminal cancer patients
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:449-56. 2006
    ..30, P = 0.021). We conclude that awareness of terminal illness is associated with spiritual well-being. Telling the complete truth is necessary even when dealing with terminal conditions...
  11. doi Correlates of fatigue phenomenon in palliative care patients with advance cancers in Taiwan
    Jaw Shiun Tsai
    Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Palliat Med 15:737-43. 2012
    ..Fatigue is a multidimensional phenomenon that has different meanings according to different societal and cultural settings. This study aims to decipher fatigue in Taiwanese patients with cancer...
  12. doi Assessment of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia by family caregivers
    Yam Ting Kwok
    Department of Neurology, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Nan Ya S Rd, Sec 2 Pan Chiao, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 52:60-5. 2011
    ..Further study is indicated to clarify how caregiver characteristics affect the report of behavioral symptoms, and its clinical importance...
  13. ncbi The development and validation of a dementia behavior disturbance inventory
    Li Yu Tang
    College of Nursing, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan, R O C
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:95-110. 2006
    ..To develop an instrument that measures observable problematic behaviors in patients with dementia...
  14. doi Can a good death and quality of life be achieved for patients with terminal cancer in a palliative care unit?
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Palliat Med 13:1433-8. 2010
    ..Lack of evidence supporting the claim that palliative care can improve quality of life and promote good death in patients with terminal cancer...
  15. doi Multi-source evaluation of interpersonal and communication skills of family medicine residents
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, ROC
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 17:717-26. 2012
    ..Whether variations among different types of rater in a multi-source evaluation should be regarded as measurement errors or complementary information is worth further study...
  16. doi A quick dementia screening tool for primary care physicians
    Chin Ying Chen
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, and College of Medicine, No 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:100-3. 2011
    ..We conclude that an eight-item test is a sufficient and simple tool for the screening of early dementia in primary-care clinics focused on older people care...
  17. doi What do laypersons consider as a good death
    Kai Kuen Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, No 7 Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan 100, Republic of China
    Support Care Cancer 17:691-9. 2009
    ..This study was designed to understand laypersons' attitude of good death...
  18. pmc The evaluation of a Taiwanese training program in smoking cessation and the trainees' adherence to a practice guideline
    Fei Ran Guo
    Division of Geriatric Research, Institute of Population Health Sciences, Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 10:77. 2010
    ..The program certified 6,009 physicians till 2007. The objective of this study is to evaluate the short- and long term efficacy of the training program...
  19. ncbi Acute pancreatitis and amiodarone: a case report
    Yen Yuan Chen
    Department of Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 13:975-7. 2007
    ..We report a patient who developed acute pancreatitis during amiodarone therapy...