D T Lee

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rethinking depression: an ethnographic study of the experiences of depression among Chinese
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard University, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 15:1-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Screening for post-miscarriage psychiatric morbidity
    Ingrid H Lok
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:546-50. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with psychosis among patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome: a case-control study
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1247-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A prevalence study of antenatal depression among Chinese women
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, G Fl Multi Center, Tai Po Hospital, NT, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 82:93-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnoepidemiology of postnatal depression. Prospective multivariate study of sociocultural risk factors in a Chinese population in Hong Kong
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 184:34-40. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Postdelivery screening for postpartum depression
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Sha Tin, Hong Kong
    Psychosom Med 65:357-61. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening for postnatal depression: are specific instruments mandatory?
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 63:233-8. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint A psychiatric epidemiological study of postpartum Chinese women
    D Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:220-6. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening for postnatal depression using the double-test strategy
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Psychosom Med 62:258-63. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening psychiatric morbidity after miscarriage: application of the 30-item General Health Questionnaire and the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Psychosom Med 59:207-10. 1997

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Rethinking depression: an ethnographic study of the experiences of depression among Chinese
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard University, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 15:1-8. 2007
    ..More studies are needed to examine how depression is differentially experienced globally--a crucial step in making professional diagnosis, treatment, and research more broadly applicable across cultures...
  2. ncbi request reprint Screening for post-miscarriage psychiatric morbidity
    Ingrid H Lok
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:546-50. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate 12-item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12) in screening for psychiatric morbidity after miscarriage...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with psychosis among patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome: a case-control study
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1247-9. 2004
    ..The findings of the present study suggest that steroid toxicity, personal vulnerability, and, probably, psychosocial stressors jointly contributed to the development of psychosis in patients with SARS...
  4. ncbi request reprint A prevalence study of antenatal depression among Chinese women
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, G Fl Multi Center, Tai Po Hospital, NT, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 82:93-9. 2004
    ..There is also a growing literature that shows that antenatal psychological distress can adversely affect maternal and foetal well being...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnoepidemiology of postnatal depression. Prospective multivariate study of sociocultural risk factors in a Chinese population in Hong Kong
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 184:34-40. 2004
    ..Although there have been many studies of the biological and psychosocial causations of postnatal depression, studies of sociocultural risk factors are rare...
  6. ncbi request reprint Postdelivery screening for postpartum depression
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Sha Tin, Hong Kong
    Psychosom Med 65:357-61. 2003
    ..Most studies on PPD screening have been conducted in the second and third postpartum months; little is known about whether PPD screening can be carried out on the days immediately after delivery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening for postnatal depression: are specific instruments mandatory?
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 63:233-8. 2001
    ..This study evaluated the utility of the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) and the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) in screening for depression among recently delivered women in Hong Kong...
  8. ncbi request reprint A psychiatric epidemiological study of postpartum Chinese women
    D Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:220-6. 2001
    ..The authors conducted a psychiatric epidemiological study among postpartum Chinese women using rigorous methodology and a representative sample...
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening for postnatal depression using the double-test strategy
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Psychosom Med 62:258-63. 2000
    ..We hypothesized that applying two complementary rating scales of symptoms and functioning as a double test would significantly enhance the positive predictive value of screening...
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening psychiatric morbidity after miscarriage: application of the 30-item General Health Questionnaire and the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Psychosom Med 59:207-10. 1997
    ..Psychiatric morbidity affects 48% to 51% of women who have miscarried. This study evaluated the utility of two sample and brief self-report questionnaires in screening psychiatric morbidity after miscarriage...
  11. ncbi request reprint Disposition towards critical thinking: a study of Chinese undergraduate nursing students
    W Y Ip
    Department of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Adv Nurs 32:84-90. 2000
    ..Discussion of the findings with regard to nursing education, curriculum and research is delineated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Detecting postnatal depression in Chinese women. Validation of the Chinese version of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Br J Psychiatry 172:433-7. 1998
    ..We evaluated the utility of the Chinese version of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) and measured the prevalence of major depression six weeks after confinement among Chinese women in Hong Kong...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity following miscarriage: a prevalence study of Chinese women in Hong Kong
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 43:63-8. 1997
    ..There is, however, little data among non-Western populations. The aim of this study was to measure the prevalence of psychiatric morbidity following miscarriage among Chinese women in Hong Kong...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antepartum depressive symptomatology is associated with adverse obstetric and neonatal outcomes
    T K Chung
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sha Tin, NT, Hong Kong
    Psychosom Med 63:830-4. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine if depressive symptomatology in pregnancy is associated with adverse obstetric and neonatal outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous abortion: a randomized, controlled trial comparing surgical evacuation with conservative management using misoprostol
    T K Chung
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sha Tin, NT
    Fertil Steril 71:1054-9. 1999
    ..To compare the efficacy of surgical evacuation of the uterus with medical evacuation using misoprostol in cases of spontaneous abortion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity and illness experience of primary care patients with chronic fatigue in Hong Kong
    S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin
    Am J Psychiatry 157:380-4. 2000
    ..The authors' goal was to examine the prevalence and experience of psychiatric morbidity among primary care patients with chronic fatigue in Hong Kong...
  17. ncbi request reprint Thyroid function and psychiatric morbidity in patients with manic disorder receiving lithium therapy
    S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 20:204-9. 2000
    ..The findings of the study lend support to the notion that euthyroid hyperthyroxinemia contributes to acute mania and suggest that lithium's short-term antimanic action may be mediated by its antithyroid effect...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rationales for Food Refusal in Chinese Patients with Anorexia Nervosa
    S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Eat Disord 29:224-9. 2001
    ..To study the rationales for food refusal among Chinese patients with typical and atypical anorexia nervosa...
  19. ncbi request reprint Brief acute psychosis following hysterectomy in ethnopsychiatric context
    J M Tsoh
    Department of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Singapore Med J 41:359-62. 2000
    ..The impact of the womb's removal is explored in the context of the ethnicity of the patients and their sociocultural background...
  20. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of the CYP2D6 locus in a Hong Kong Chinese population
    M Garcia-Barcelo
    Department of Psychiatry, 11 F Room 134046, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Clin Chem 46:18-23. 2000
    ..The CYP2D6*10 allele and its variants are the most frequent alleles found in Orientals, and they are responsible for diminished debrisoquine 4-hydroxylase activity because of the presence of a C(188)-->T mutation in exon 1...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of using videotaped vignettes on enhancing students' critical thinking ability in a baccalaureate nursing programme
    J P Chau
    Department of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shantin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 36:112-9. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of using videotaped vignettes in promoting nursing students' critical thinking abilities in managing different clinical situations...
  22. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the psychologic impact and client satisfaction of surgical treatment with medical treatment of spontaneous abortion: a randomized controlled trial
    D T Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, NT, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:953-8. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the psychologic impact and client satisfaction of routine surgical evacuation of the uterus with medical evacuation in cases of spontaneous abortion...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of Hong Kong Chinese elders on adjustment to residential care
    D T Lee
    Department of Nursing, New Teaching Block, Chung Chi College, Room 831, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Interprof Care 15:235-44. 2001
    ..The findings also highlight the need for better collaboration between nursing and social work staff in their efforts to promote elders' adjustment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic and psychological correlates of suicidality among Hong Kong working-age adults: results from a population-based survey
    Ka Y Liu
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Psychol Med 36:1759-67. 2006
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  25. ncbi request reprint Psychological responses of pregnant women to an infectious outbreak: a case-control study of the 2003 SARS outbreak in Hong Kong
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    J Psychosom Res 61:707-13. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the behavioral and psychological responses of pregnant women during the 2003 severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak in Hong Kong...
  26. ncbi request reprint Does social capital enhance health and well-being? Evidence from rural China
    Winnie Yip
    Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:35-49. 2007
    ..A redirection of collective action from economic to social activities may be worth considering...
  27. ncbi request reprint Ethno-psychometric evaluation of the General Health Questionnaire in rural China
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychol Med 36:249-55. 2006
    ..We examined the cultural acceptance and psychometric performance of the 12-item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) in China's rural villages...
  28. ncbi request reprint Confinement and other psychosocial factors in perinatal depression: a transcultural study in Singapore
    Cornelia Y I Chee
    Department of Psychological Medicine, National University Hospital, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074
    J Affect Disord 89:157-66. 2005
    ..To investigate the prevalence, socio-cultural and psychosocial risk factors for perinatal depression in Singaporean women...
  29. ncbi request reprint Charcoal-burning suicide in post-transition Hong Kong
    Kathy P M Chan
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Br J Psychiatry 186:67-73. 2005
    ..Charcoal-burning, a new suicide method, emerged in Hong Kong during the latest economic recession. Within 2 months charcoal-burning had become the third most common suicide method...
  30. ncbi request reprint The association between maternal depression and frequent non-routine visits to the infant's doctor--a cohort study
    Cornelia Y I Chee
    Department of Psychological Medicine, National University Hospital, Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074, Singapore
    J Affect Disord 107:247-53. 2008
    ..Perinatal depression is common, but women typically do not seek help for it. We studied its association with frequent non-routine physician visits, which may be a form of help-seeking behaviour...
  31. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover study of tibolone (Livial) on menopause symptoms, psychological well-being, and dyadic relationship of postmenopausal Chinese women and their spouses
    Po M Lam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Menopause 11:416-22. 2004
    ..To investigate the effects of 6-month treatment of tibolone on menopause symptoms, psychological well-being, and the dyadic relationship of postmenopausal Chinese women and their spouses...
  32. ncbi request reprint The effects of a celebrity suicide on suicide rates in Hong Kong
    Paul S F Yip
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    J Affect Disord 93:245-52. 2006
    ..We have examined the impact on suicides following the death of a famous Hong Kong pop singer whose death from suicide by jumping from a height, occurred on 1st April 2003, and resulted in extensive and often dramatic media coverage...
  33. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled study of the dose effect of oral estradiol on bone mineral density in postmenopausal Chinese women
    Christopher J Haines
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Maturitas 45:169-73. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare changes in bone mineral density (BMD) measurements using conventional and lower dose estradiol...
  34. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled study of the dose effect of oral oestradiol on menopausal symptoms, psychological well being, and quality of life in postmenopausal Chinese women
    Christopher J Haines
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Hong Kong, PR China
    Maturitas 44:207-14. 2003
    ..The aims of this study were to measure menopausal symptoms, mood and QOL in postmenopausal Chinese women and to assess the effect of different doses of oestrogen on these outcome indicators...
  35. ncbi request reprint Postnatal depression: an update
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:183-91. 2007
    ..This paper reviews the epidemiology, clinical presentation, risk factors, prevention and treatment of perinatal depression. The latest development in research and practice related to this condition are also highlighted...
  36. ncbi request reprint Burning charcoal: a novel and contagious method of suicide in Asia
    Dominic T S Lee
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:293-4. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint Media influence on suicide. Media's role is double edged
    Kathy P M Chan
    BMJ 326:498. 2003