Frank W Chan

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. pmc Framework and components for effective discharge planning system: a Delphi methodology
    Carrie H K Yam
    Division of Health System, Policy and Management, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:396. 2012
  2. pmc How much do elders with chronic conditions know about their medications?
    Frank Wan Kin Chan
    The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    BMC Geriatr 13:59. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Utility of a preoperative assessment clinic in a tertiary care hospital
    Frank W K Chan
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 17:441-5. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint The development of a Health Call Centre in Hong Kong: a study on the perceived needs of patients
    Frank W H Chan
    Division of Health System, Policy and Management, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 17:208-16. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Waiting time for cataract surgery and its influence on patient attitudes
    Frank Wan Kin Chan
    School of Public Health, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:3636-42. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Experience of famine and bone health in post-menopausal women
    Chan Frank Wan Kin
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1143-50. 2007
  7. pmc Use of chinese and western over-the-counter medications in Hong Kong
    Vincent Chi Ho Chung
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Chin Med 5:41. 2010
  8. pmc Risk factors of hospitalization and readmission of patients with COPD in Hong Kong population: analysis of hospital admission records
    Frank W K Chan
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:186. 2011
  9. pmc Unplanned readmission rates, length of hospital stay, mortality, and medical costs of ten common medical conditions: a retrospective analysis of Hong Kong hospital data
    Eliza L Y Wong
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:149. 2011
  10. pmc Patient self-management and pharmacist-led patient self-management in Hong Kong: a focus group study from different healthcare professionals' perspectives
    Fiona Y Y Wong
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:121. 2011

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Publications13

  1. pmc Framework and components for effective discharge planning system: a Delphi methodology
    Carrie H K Yam
    Division of Health System, Policy and Management, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:396. 2012
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  2. pmc How much do elders with chronic conditions know about their medications?
    Frank Wan Kin Chan
    The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    BMC Geriatr 13:59. 2013
    ..The objective of the study is to assess the medication knowledge of elderly patients with chronic disease conditions and the factors affecting this knowledge...
  3. ncbi request reprint Utility of a preoperative assessment clinic in a tertiary care hospital
    Frank W K Chan
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 17:441-5. 2011
    ..To assess the utilisation rate of a preoperative assessment clinic and its impact on length of stay and discharge destinations...
  4. ncbi request reprint The development of a Health Call Centre in Hong Kong: a study on the perceived needs of patients
    Frank W H Chan
    Division of Health System, Policy and Management, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 17:208-16. 2011
    ..To assess the preference for the development of a Health Call Centre and the perceived needs of patients in Hong Kong...
  5. doi request reprint Waiting time for cataract surgery and its influence on patient attitudes
    Frank Wan Kin Chan
    School of Public Health, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:3636-42. 2009
    ..To characterize willingness to pay for private operations and preferred waiting time among patients awaiting cataract surgery in Hong Kong...
  6. ncbi request reprint Experience of famine and bone health in post-menopausal women
    Chan Frank Wan Kin
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1143-50. 2007
    ..However, little information is available on the relation between famine and bone health...
  7. pmc Use of chinese and western over-the-counter medications in Hong Kong
    Vincent Chi Ho Chung
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Chin Med 5:41. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Risk factors of hospitalization and readmission of patients with COPD in Hong Kong population: analysis of hospital admission records
    Frank W K Chan
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:186. 2011
    ..This study identifies admission and unplanned readmission of COPD patients, factors affecting unplanned readmission, and estimates its cost burden on the public healthcare system in Hong Kong...
  9. pmc Unplanned readmission rates, length of hospital stay, mortality, and medical costs of ten common medical conditions: a retrospective analysis of Hong Kong hospital data
    Eliza L Y Wong
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:149. 2011
    ..This study aimed to investigate the factors associated with 30-day unplanned readmission for 10 common conditions and to determine the cost implications...
  10. pmc Patient self-management and pharmacist-led patient self-management in Hong Kong: a focus group study from different healthcare professionals' perspectives
    Fiona Y Y Wong
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:121. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc Avoidable readmission in Hong Kong--system, clinician, patient or social factor?
    Carrie H K Yam
    Division of Health System, Policy and Management, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:311. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the magnitude of avoidable readmissions, its contributing factors and costs in Hong Kong...
  12. pmc The Chinese-version of the CARE measure reliably differentiates between doctors in primary care: a cross-sectional study in Hong Kong
    Stewart W Mercer
    Primary Care Research, General Practice and Primary Care, University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 12:43. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the reliability of the Chinese-version of the CARE Measure in reliably differentiating between doctors in a primary care setting in Hong Kong..
  13. pmc Public perception on the role of community pharmacists in self-medication and self-care in Hong Kong
    Joyce H You
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 11:19. 2011
    ..This study was to examine Hong Kong public knowledge, attitudes and behaviours regarding self-medication, self-care and the role of pharmacists in self-care...