The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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Organization: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Top Publications

  1. doi Lung ischaemia-reperfusion induced gene expression
    Calvin S H Ng
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:1411-20. 2010
  2. ncbi Antenatal taboos among Chinese women in Hong Kong
    Dominic T S Lee
    School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China
    Midwifery 25:104-13. 2009
  3. ncbi Adolescent cough medicine abuse in Hong Kong: implications for the design of positive youth development programs in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:493-503. 2006
  4. ncbi Exploratory analysis of the bacteriological status of post-irradiation wounds and its relationship to healing
    S S Mak
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 18:519-24. 2006
  5. ncbi Incidence and risk of adverse perioperative events among surgical patients taking traditional Chinese herbal medicines
    Anna Lee
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Anesthesiology 105:454-61. 2006
  6. ncbi Development of a positive youth development program: promoting the mental health of stressful adolescents using principles of Problem Solving Therapy
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:397-405. 2006
  7. pmc The HIV related risks among men having sex with men in rural Yunnan, China: a qualitative study
    W C Wong
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Room 408, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Sex Transm Infect 82:127-30. 2006
  8. ncbi Development of a validated quality of life tool specific to children with bladder dysfunction
    W F Bower
    Department of Surgery, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Neurourol Urodyn 25:221-7. 2006
  9. ncbi Translation and validation of the Chinese version of the Charing Cross Venous Ulcer Questionnaire
    Irene K Y Wong
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Nurs 15:356-7. 2006
  10. ncbi Handwashing practice and the use of personal protective equipment among medical students after the SARS epidemic in Hong Kong
    Tze Wai Wong
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Am J Infect Control 33:580-6. 2005

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Publications62

  1. doi Lung ischaemia-reperfusion induced gene expression
    Calvin S H Ng
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:1411-20. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi Antenatal taboos among Chinese women in Hong Kong
    Dominic T S Lee
    School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China
    Midwifery 25:104-13. 2009
    ..to identify the antenatal taboos commonly practised by pregnant Hong Kong Chinese women; to explore the health beliefs behind these taboos; and to examine how pregnant women perceived and reacted to the cultural tradition...
  3. ncbi Adolescent cough medicine abuse in Hong Kong: implications for the design of positive youth development programs in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:493-503. 2006
    ..The present findings provide useful pointers for the development of the positive youth development program supported by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust...
  4. ncbi Exploratory analysis of the bacteriological status of post-irradiation wounds and its relationship to healing
    S S Mak
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 18:519-24. 2006
    ..To investigate the bacteriological status of post-irradiation wounds and its relationship to wound healing in patients with nasopharyngeal cancer...
  5. ncbi Incidence and risk of adverse perioperative events among surgical patients taking traditional Chinese herbal medicines
    Anna Lee
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Anesthesiology 105:454-61. 2006
    ..The authors estimated the incidence and risk of TCHM-related perioperative events...
  6. ncbi Development of a positive youth development program: promoting the mental health of stressful adolescents using principles of Problem Solving Therapy
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:397-405. 2006
    ..A related sample proposal is described that can give social workers some insight on how to prepare a proposal for developing the Tier 2 Program of the Project PATHS (Positive Adolescent Training through Holistic Social Programs)...
  7. pmc The HIV related risks among men having sex with men in rural Yunnan, China: a qualitative study
    W C Wong
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Room 408, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Sex Transm Infect 82:127-30. 2006
    ..To explore the characteristics and issues specific to HIV related risk behaviours among men who have sex with men (MSM) in rural China...
  8. ncbi Development of a validated quality of life tool specific to children with bladder dysfunction
    W F Bower
    Department of Surgery, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Neurourol Urodyn 25:221-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this research was to create a cross-cultural tool to assess and measure the wider psychosocial impact of current and new interventions for bladder dysfunction in children...
  9. ncbi Translation and validation of the Chinese version of the Charing Cross Venous Ulcer Questionnaire
    Irene K Y Wong
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Nurs 15:356-7. 2006
  10. ncbi Handwashing practice and the use of personal protective equipment among medical students after the SARS epidemic in Hong Kong
    Tze Wai Wong
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Am J Infect Control 33:580-6. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi A study to assess the existence of the symptom cluster of breathlessness, fatigue and anxiety in patients with advanced lung cancer
    Carmen W H Chan
    Nethersole School of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Esther Lee Building, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 9:325-33. 2005
    ..The high prevalence and moderate intensity of the symptom cluster demonstrates a need for an intervention to manage these symptoms simultaneously...
  12. ncbi Feasibility of morphologic assessment of vascular and biliary anatomy in pediatric liver transplantation: all-in-one protocol with breath-hold magnetic resonance
    Winnie C W Chu
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1605-11. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the feasibility of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging as a comprehensive noninvasive test for the above purpose...
  13. ncbi The factor structure of the 12-item General Health Questionnaire in individuals with facial disfigurement
    Colin R Martin
    Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Psychosom Res 59:193-9. 2005
    ..The factor structure of the GHQ-12 was evaluated in individuals experiencing significant facial disfigurement drawn from plastic surgery, dermatology, and media-recruited populations...
  14. ncbi Endovascular treatment of a large fusiform splenic artery aneurysm with a coaxial technique using a 5-f balloon catheter and a microcatheter
    Simon Chun Ho Yu
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 30 32 Ngan Shing Street, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, SAR
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1373-7. 2005
    ..It is postulated that this approach may improve the safety of embolization of large aneurysms with unfavorable morphology by decreasing the pressure on the aneurysm just after closure of the efferent segment...
  15. pmc Serotype distribution and antimicrobial susceptibilities of nasopharyngeal isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae from children hospitalized for acute respiratory illnesses in Hong Kong
    Margaret Ip
    Department of Microbiology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1969-71. 2007
    ..9% and 37.2% of the isolates were not susceptible to penicillin and cefotaxime, respectively. The rate of potential coverage by the seven-valent conjugate vaccine was 72.3%, and the rate increased to 74.6% for serogroup-specific types...
  16. ncbi Translation and validation of a chinese version of the parenting sense of competence scale in chinese mothers
    Fei Wan Ngai
    Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, Republic of China
    Nurs Res 56:348-54. 2007
    ..Women's sense of competence and satisfaction in the maternal role are essential for positive parenting practices and child development. Measures of maternal role competence and satisfaction are limited in the Chinese population...
  17. ncbi Lifetime prevalence of suicide ideation, plan, and attempt in metropolitan China
    S Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HKSAR, PRC
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:429-37. 2007
    ..This is the first community-based epidemiological study examining the prevalence of suicidal behaviors, their transitional pathways, and their relationship with mental disorders in metropolitan China...
  18. doi Factors associated with practice of colorectal cancer screening among primary care physicians in a Chinese population: a cross-sectional study
    Martin C S Wong
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Cancer Epidemiol 33:201-6. 2009
    ..This study aims to evaluate the factors associated with PCPs' practice of CRC screening among asymptomatic patients in a Chinese population...
  19. ncbi The effect of hypermagnesemic treatment on cerebrospinal fluid magnesium level in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    George K C Wong
    Division of Neurosurgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Magnes Res 22:60-5. 2009
    ..The elevation of cerebrospinal fluid magnesium was sustained for at least nine days. Whether this mild elevation in cerebrospinal fluid magnesium level was adequate for neuroprotection awaits the results of ongoing clinical trials...
  20. doi Acne prevalence and beyond: acne disability and its predictive factors among Chinese late adolescents in Hong Kong
    M P M Law
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Exp Dermatol 35:16-21. 2010
    ..Data are lacking on the prevalence of acne, its effects on quality of life (QOL) and the treatment usage among Chinese patients in late adolescence...
  21. doi Arbitrary norm support vector machines
    Kaizhu Huang
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Neural Comput 21:560-82. 2009
    ..46% of the number on average. When compared with another sparse model, the relevance vector machine, our proposed algorithm also demonstrates better sparse properties with a training speed over seven times faster...
  22. doi Ingestion--associated adverse events necessitating pediatric ICU admissions
    Kam Lun Ellis Hon
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Indian J Pediatr 76:283-6. 2009
    ..To review the pattern of food-associated pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) admissions...
  23. doi Stomach cancer: prevalence and significance of neck nodal metastases on sonography
    Kunwar S S Bhatia
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, SAR China
    Eur Radiol 19:1968-72. 2009
    ..Neck node metastases are uncommon in stomach cancer at presentation, are usually associated with extensive intra-abdominal metastatic spread, and adversely influence tumour staging in only a small minority of patients...
  24. doi Lexical tone and word recognition in noise of Mandarin-speaking children who use cochlear implants and hearing aids in opposite ears
    Kevin C P Yuen
    Institute of Human Communicative Research and Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Cochlear Implants Int 10:120-9. 2009
    ..Hearing aid amplification for the non-implant ear should be a standard for the paediatric tonal-language CI population...
  25. doi Role of oxidative stress in pancreatic inflammation
    Po Sing Leung
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    Antioxid Redox Signal 11:135-65. 2009
    ..Emerging evidence indicates that pancreatitis-inducing ROS/RNS generation may be attenuated by targeting ROS/RNS-generating enzymes and upstream mediators...
  26. doi Costs and quality of life of patients with ankylosing spondylitis in Hong Kong
    T Y Zhu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:1422-5. 2008
    ..To assess the annual direct, indirect and total societal costs, quality of life (QoL) of AS in a Chinese population in Hong Kong and determine the cost determinants...
  27. doi Cytoreductive surgery in multidisciplinary treatment of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
    Eric C H Lai
    Department of Surgery, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, China
    ANZ J Surg 78:504-7. 2008
    ....
  28. ncbi Development and controversies of adjuvant therapy for pancreatic cancer
    Wan Yee Lau
    Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 7:121-5. 2008
    ..An effective adjuvant therapy is urgently needed to improve the surgical outcome. This review describes the current status of adjuvant therapy for pancreatic cancer, and highlights its controversies...
  29. pmc Imaging for staging and management of thyroid cancer
    Ann D King
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Cancer Imaging 8:57-69. 2008
    ..This is followed by a brief review of the role of imaging in planning post-operative radiotherapy and post-treatment surveillance...
  30. doi Interim evaluation of the Secondary 2 Program of Project P.A.T.H.S.: insights based on the experimental implementation phase
    Daniel T L Shek
    Quality of Life Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 8:61-72. 2008
    ..In conjunction with other findings reported previously, the present findings suggest that the Tier 1 Program is well received by different stakeholders and it promotes the positive development of secondary school students in Hong Kong...
  31. ncbi Missense mutation Leu72Pro located on the carboxyl terminal amphipathic helix of apolipoprotein C-II causes familial chylomicronemia syndrome
    Ching Wan Lam
    Department of Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Chim Acta 364:256-9. 2006
    ..Chylomicronemia syndrome can be caused by 2 autosomal recessive disorders - lipoprotein lipase (LPL) deficiency and apolipoprotein C-II (apo C-II) deficiency...
  32. ncbi Intrathoracic impedance monitoring in patients with heart failure: correlation with fluid status and feasibility of early warning preceding hospitalization
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Circulation 112:841-8. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi Traveling through the cancer trajectory: social support perceived by women with gynecologic cancer in Hong Kong
    C W Chan
    Department of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Cancer Nurs 24:387-94. 2001
    ..Future studies, including social relations as a determinant, should ensure a broad and multifunctional view of social support and acknowledge the cultural influences on the perspective of support...
  34. pmc The miracle of microarray data analysis
    Y F Leung
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 147K Argyle Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Genome Biol 2:REPORTS4021. 2001
    ..A report on the tenth Annual Bioinformatics and Genome Research meeting of the Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Beyond Genome 2001 series, San Francisco, USA, 17-19 June 2001...
  35. ncbi In vitro activity and post-antibiotic effect of quinupristin/dalfopristin (Synercid)
    T K Ling
    Department of Microbiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, PR China
    Chemotherapy 47:243-9. 2001
    ..The prolonged PAEs also suggest that the drug could be used intermittently at more widely spaced dosing intervals against gram-positive organisms...
  36. ncbi Purification and characterization of grass carp mitochondrial aldehyde dehydrogenase
    W Fong
    Department of Biochemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Chem Biol Interact 130:161-71. 2001
    ..5. The K(m) values for acetaldehyde were 0.36 and 0.31 microM at pH 7.5 and 9.5, respectively. Grass carp ALDH also possessed esterase activity which could be activated in the presence of NAD(+)...
  37. ncbi Mutation of proline 409 to arginine in the meander region of cytochrome p450c17 causes severe 17 alpha-hydroxylase deficiency
    C W Lam
    Department of Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Mol Genet Metab 72:254-9. 2001
    ....
  38. ncbi Reliability and factor structure of the Chinese version of the Self-report Family Inventory in Chinese adolescents
    D T Shek
    Department of Social Work, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Clin Psychol 57:375-85. 2001
    ..This study suggests that clinical practitioners should be cautious in using the subscales in the SFI, particularly for the Chinese...
  39. ncbi Instrumental values of organizational citizenship behavior for promotion: a field quasi-experiment
    C Hui
    Department of Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Appl Psychol 85:822-8. 2000
    ..The authors found employees who perceived OCB as instrumental to their promotion and who were promoted were more likely to decline in their OCB after the promotion...
  40. ncbi A comprehensive karyotypic study on human hepatocellular carcinoma by spectral karyotyping
    N Wong
    Departments of Clinical Oncology at the Sir Y K Pao Centre for Cancer, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, SAR Hong Kong, China
    Hepatology 32:1060-8. 2000
    ..These breakpoint clusters may thus prove to be more important in the liver carcinogenesis and targets for further molecular investigations...
  41. ncbi Quality of life in Chinese women with gynaecological cancers
    A Molassiotis
    Department of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT
    Support Care Cancer 8:414-22. 2000
    ..Limitations of the present study and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  42. ncbi Cisplatin-induced emesis in the cat: effect of granisetron and dexamethasone
    J A Rudd
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Eur J Pharmacol 391:145-50. 2000
    ..05) but were less effective to antagonize the subsequent emetic response (P0.05). The pharmacological sensitivity of low dose cisplatin-induced emesis in the cat is variable but unique and not representative of the clinical situation...
  43. ncbi Deep venous thrombosis caused by femoral venous catheters in critically ill adult patients
    G M Joynt
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Chest 117:178-83. 2000
    ..To determine the frequency of and potential risk factors for catheter-related deep venous thrombosis (DVT) in critically ill adult patients...
  44. ncbi DNA methylation changes and multiple myeloma
    M H Ng
    Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Leuk Lymphoma 34:463-72. 1999
    ..The reversibility of this epigenetic inactivation of the p16 and p15 genes in MM may also provide a broad clinical application in the development of new therapeutic interventions in this uniformly fatal form of cancer...
  45. ncbi Trinucleotide CGG repeat in the FMR1 gene in Chinese mentally retarded patients
    C P Pang
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT
    Am J Med Genet 84:179-83. 1999
    ..Our results indicate that a large-scale screening program would be worthwhile to determine the prevalence of the fragile X syndrome in the Chinese population...
  46. ncbi Circulating cell-free Epstein-Barr virus DNA levels in patients with EBV-associated lymphoid malignancies
    K I Lei
    Department of Clinical Oncology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 945:80-3. 2001
    ..Our aim was to update our results and to assess the role of the plasma EBV DNA levels as a molecular marker for disease monitoring in patients with EBV-associated lymphoid malignancies...
  47. ncbi Ropivacaine undergoes slower systemic absorption from the caudal epidural space in children than bupivacaine
    Manoj K Karmakar
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Pediatric Surgical Division, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Anesth Analg 94:259-65, table of contents. 2002
    ..05). We conclude that ropivacaine undergoes slower systemic absorption from the caudal epidural space in children than does bupivacaine...
  48. ncbi Prevalence of sleep-disordered breathing and continuous positive airway pressure compliance: results in chinese patients with first-ever ischemic stroke
    David S C Hui
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Chest 122:852-60. 2002
    ..To assess the prevalence of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) acceptance, and CPAP compliance in patients who have experienced ischemic stroke...
  49. ncbi Rotational stability of Seidel nail distal locking mechanism
    Margaret Wan Nar Wong
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Injury 36:1201-5. 2005
    ..Whether the presence of rotational micro motion would be beneficial to bone healing would need further investigation...
  50. ncbi A survey of bathing and showering practices in children with atopic eczema
    K L E Hon
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, China
    Clin Exp Dermatol 30:351-4. 2005
    ..23% of review cases). It is important to determine whether this problem is due to inadequate patient education or whether other factors lead to poor compliance...
  51. ncbi Efficient visible-light-induced photocatalytic disinfection on sulfur-doped nanocrystalline titania
    Jimmy C Yu
    Departments of Chemistry and Biology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    Environ Sci Technol 39:1175-9. 2005
    ..Results from DMPO spin-trapping electron spin resonance measurements confirm the formation of hydroxyl radicals, which is the origin of the considerable bactericidal activity under visible light irradiation...
  52. ncbi Molecular genetics of meningiomas
    Ho Keung Ng
    Department of Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Asian J Surg 28:11-2. 2005
  53. ncbi An analysis of the main educational factors influencing the implementation of health promoting schools in Hong Kong
    Albert Lee
    Centre for Health Education and Health Promotion, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Tai Wai, Shatin, NT
    Promot Educ 11:79-84, 115, 131. 2004
  54. ncbi Outcome of lamivudine resistant hepatitis B virus mutant post-liver transplantation on lamivudine monoprophylaxis
    Henry Lik Yuen Chan
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Clin Transplant 18:295-300. 2004
    ..We aimed to investigate the clinical outcome of patients who develop lamivudine resistant hepatitis B virus mutants (YMDD mutants) after liver transplantation...
  55. ncbi Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in children
    Gary W Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Pediatr Pulmonol Suppl 26:69-71. 2004
  56. pmc Sporadic contact with unfamiliar source makes epidemic unlikely
    T W Wong
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 4 F, School of Public Health, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:772-3. 2003
  57. ncbi Antioxidant activity of compounds from the medicinal herb Aster tataricus
    T B Ng
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, PR China
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 136:109-15. 2003
    ..Shionone and epifriedelinol did not display any antioxidant activity. Quercetin and kaempferol, but not the remaining compounds, exhibited some pro-oxidant activity...
  58. ncbi Climacteric symptoms and knowledge about hormone replacement therapy among Hong Kong Chinese women aged 40-60 years
    Po Mui Lam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Prince of Wales Hospital PWH, Shatin, SAR, Hong Kong, China
    Maturitas 45:99-107. 2003
    ..To evaluate the use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT), the prevalence of climacteric symptoms, and the knowledge about HRT...
  59. ncbi Variable effects of children's aggression, social withdrawal, and prosocial leadership as functions of teacher beliefs and behaviors
    Lei Chang
    Department of Educational Psychology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories
    Child Dev 74:535-48. 2003
    ..Prosocial leadership had a positive social impact among students independent of teacher beliefs. These findings are discussed in an attempt to reconceptualize children's social behaviors and peer status...
  60. ncbi The role of cytokines and transcription factors in megakaryocytopoiesis
    Mo Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Zhongguo Shi Yan Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi 10:580-5. 2002
    ..However, the platelet release mechanism is poorly understood. Nitric oxide (NO) may act in the stage of platelet release through induction of apoptosis in megakaryocytes...
  61. ncbi A simple maneuver to detect air leaks on the operating table after needlescopic video-assisted thoracic surgery
    Anthony P C Yim
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:1029-30. 2002
  62. ncbi Hepatocyte growth factor stimulates chemotactic response in mouse embryonic limb myogenic cells in vitro
    K K Lee
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, People s Republic of China
    J Exp Zool 283:170-80. 1999
    ..Positive staining was also obtained for the myogenic regions. However, the pattern was heterogeneous--punctuated with myogenic cells expressing and not expressing HGF...

Research Grants8

  1. Osteoporotic fractures in Chinese men: MrOs Hong Kong
    Edith Lau; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Osteoporotic fractures in Chinese men: MrOs Hong Kong
    PING LEUNG; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Cerebrovascular risk factors and late-life suicide
    SAU MAN CHAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The correlation between clinical and radiopathological CVRFs as well as the relationship between burden of CVRFs and impaired ECFs will be worked out by correlation statistics. ..