Qijin Cheng

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. doi A comparative study of online suicide-related information in Chinese and English
    Qijin Cheng
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, 13th Floor, K K Leung Bldg, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:313-9. 2011
  2. pmc The Foxconn suicides and their media prominence: is the Werther Effect applicable in China?
    Qijin Cheng
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, 13th Floor, KK Leung Building, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 11:841. 2011
  3. doi Suicide news reporting accuracy and stereotyping in Hong Kong
    Qijin Cheng
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 141:270-5. 2012
  4. doi Suicide by gassing in Hong Kong 2005-2013: Emerging trends and characteristics of suicide by helium inhalation
    Shu Sen Chang
    Institute of Health Behaviors and Community Sciences, and Department of Public Health, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 192:162-6. 2016
  5. pmc Why do we report suicides and how can we facilitate suicide prevention efforts? Perspectives of Hong Kong media professionals
    Qijin Cheng
    lt location gt HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China lt location gt lt location gt Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA lt location gt
    Crisis 35:74-81. 2014
  6. pmc Suicide Communication on Social Media and Its Psychological Mechanisms: An Examination of Chinese Microblog Users
    Qijin Cheng
    HKJC Center for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:11506-27. 2015
  7. pmc Information Accessibility of the Charcoal Burning Suicide Method in Mainland China
    Qijin Cheng
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    PLoS ONE 10:e0140686. 2015

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi A comparative study of online suicide-related information in Chinese and English
    Qijin Cheng
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, 13th Floor, K K Leung Bldg, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:313-9. 2011
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  2. pmc The Foxconn suicides and their media prominence: is the Werther Effect applicable in China?
    Qijin Cheng
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, 13th Floor, KK Leung Building, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 11:841. 2011
    ..This study aimed to examine the clustering and copycat effects of the Foxconn suicides, and to investigate temporal patterns in how they were reported by the media in Mainland China, Hong Kong (HK), and Taiwan (TW)...
  3. doi Suicide news reporting accuracy and stereotyping in Hong Kong
    Qijin Cheng
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 141:270-5. 2012
    ..The study aims to examine the accuracy of news reports in Hong Kong (HK) and in particular whether or not such reports stereotype victims according to gender and suicide method...
  4. doi Suicide by gassing in Hong Kong 2005-2013: Emerging trends and characteristics of suicide by helium inhalation
    Shu Sen Chang
    Institute of Health Behaviors and Community Sciences, and Department of Public Health, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 192:162-6. 2016
    ..There have been concerns about recent rises in suicide using gases in some Western countries...
  5. pmc Why do we report suicides and how can we facilitate suicide prevention efforts? Perspectives of Hong Kong media professionals
    Qijin Cheng
    lt location gt HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China lt location gt lt location gt Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA lt location gt
    Crisis 35:74-81. 2014
    ..The Hong Kong news media report suicide-related events more frequently and sensationally than Western countries. Little is known about Hong Kong media professionals' experiences and thoughts about such reporting...
  6. pmc Suicide Communication on Social Media and Its Psychological Mechanisms: An Examination of Chinese Microblog Users
    Qijin Cheng
    HKJC Center for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:11506-27. 2015
    ..This study aims to examine the characteristics of people who talk about suicide on Chinese microblogs (referred to as Weibo suicide communication (WSC)), and the psychological antecedents of such behaviors...
  7. pmc Information Accessibility of the Charcoal Burning Suicide Method in Mainland China
    Qijin Cheng
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    PLoS ONE 10:e0140686. 2015
    ..We examined media-reported CB suicides and the availability of online information about the method in mainland China...