Ng Chong Guan

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rapid response to methylphenidate as an add-on therapy to mirtazapine in the treatment of major depressive disorder in terminally ill cancer patients: A four-week, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study
    Chong Guan Ng
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:491-8. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for major depressive disorder in cancer patients: a review
    Ng Chong Guan
    University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Psychiatry Med 45:73-82. 2013
  3. pmc Psychiatric comorbidity among terminally ill patients in general practice in the Netherlands: a comparison between patients with cancer and heart failure
    Chong Guan Ng
    Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Department of Psychological Medicine, Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur 50603, Malaysia
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e63-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Prescription patterns for psychotropic drugs in cancer patients; a large population study in the Netherlands
    Chong Guan Ng
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 22:762-7. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Exhaled carbon monoxide levels among Malaysian male smokers with nicotine dependence
    Ng Chong Guan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:212-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Female sexual dysfunction in patients treated with antidepressant-comparison between escitalopram and fluoxetine
    Hatta Sidi
    Department of Psychiatry, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Sex Med 9:1392-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Cancer mortality in patients with psychiatric diagnoses: a higher hazard of cancer death does not lead to a higher cumulative risk of dying from cancer
    Ng Chong Guan
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaya, Malaysia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1289-95. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The risk and associated factors of methamphetamine psychosis in methamphetamine-dependent patients in Malaysia
    Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Compr Psychiatry 55:S89-94. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Malay Version of the Breast- Impact of Treatment Scale (MVBITS) in breast cancer women undergoing chemotherapy
    Nor Zuraida Zainal
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:463-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of aripiprazole for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence and associated psychosis
    Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 17:131-8. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Rapid response to methylphenidate as an add-on therapy to mirtazapine in the treatment of major depressive disorder in terminally ill cancer patients: A four-week, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study
    Chong Guan Ng
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:491-8. 2014
    ..5% vs 9.1%, p=0.13). In conclusions, methylphenidate as add on therapy to mirtazapine demonstrated an earlier antidepressant response in terminally ill cancer patients, although at an increased risk of the nervous system side effects. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for major depressive disorder in cancer patients: a review
    Ng Chong Guan
    University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Psychiatry Med 45:73-82. 2013
    ..We therefore review the current state of evidence regarding such diagnostic criteria for major depressive disorder in cancer patients...
  3. pmc Psychiatric comorbidity among terminally ill patients in general practice in the Netherlands: a comparison between patients with cancer and heart failure
    Chong Guan Ng
    Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Department of Psychological Medicine, Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur 50603, Malaysia
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e63-8. 2013
    ..It is unclear whether psychiatric disorders are specifically related to the terminal phase of cancer, or independent of the underlying disease...
  4. doi request reprint Prescription patterns for psychotropic drugs in cancer patients; a large population study in the Netherlands
    Chong Guan Ng
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 22:762-7. 2013
    ..We aim to examine the prescription pattern in cancer patients of three common psychotropic drugs: benzodiazepine, antidepressant and antipsychotic...
  5. ncbi request reprint Exhaled carbon monoxide levels among Malaysian male smokers with nicotine dependence
    Ng Chong Guan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:212-8. 2012
    ..Exhaled CO correlated positively with FTND scores (Pearson's rho = 0.398, p = 0.01). Our findings show exhaled CO can be used to identify nicotine dependence among adult Malaysian male smokers...
  6. doi request reprint Female sexual dysfunction in patients treated with antidepressant-comparison between escitalopram and fluoxetine
    Hatta Sidi
    Department of Psychiatry, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Sex Med 9:1392-9. 2012
    ..Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor is one of the most widely used antidepressant and commonly associated with female sexual dysfunction (FSD)...
  7. doi request reprint Cancer mortality in patients with psychiatric diagnoses: a higher hazard of cancer death does not lead to a higher cumulative risk of dying from cancer
    Ng Chong Guan
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaya, Malaysia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1289-95. 2013
    ..This study aims to investigate whether observed cancer mortality in patients with psychiatric disorders might be biased by competing death causes...
  8. doi request reprint The risk and associated factors of methamphetamine psychosis in methamphetamine-dependent patients in Malaysia
    Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Compr Psychiatry 55:S89-94. 2014
    ..The association between psychiatric co-morbidity and methamphetamine-induced psychosis was also studied...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Malay Version of the Breast- Impact of Treatment Scale (MVBITS) in breast cancer women undergoing chemotherapy
    Nor Zuraida Zainal
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:463-8. 2013
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  10. doi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of aripiprazole for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence and associated psychosis
    Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 17:131-8. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the efficacy and safety of aripiprazole for treatment of psychosis, retention and abstinence in patients with methamphetamine dependence...
  11. doi request reprint Hypoactive sexual desire among depressed female patients treated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors: a comparison between escitalopram and fluoxetine
    Hatta Sidi
    Department of Psychiatry, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 16:41-7. 2012
    ..To determine the risk of hypoactive sexual desire (HSD) in depressed female patients treated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, comparing escitalopram and fluoxetine. The associated factors were also examined...