R T H Ho

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of a Short-Term Dance Movement Therapy Program on Symptoms and Stress in Patients With Breast Cancer Undergoing Radiotherapy: A Randomized, Controlled, Single-Blind Trial
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 51:824-31. 2016
  2. pmc Understandings of spirituality and its role in illness recovery in persons with schizophrenia and mental-health professionals: a qualitative study
    Rainbow Tin Hung Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Psychiatry 16:86. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Associations between diurnal cortisol patterns and lifestyle factors, psychotic symptoms, and neurological deficits: A longitudinal study on patients with chronic schizophrenia
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Dept of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 81:16-22. 2016
  4. pmc Randomized controlled trial of supportive-expressive group therapy and body-mind-spirit intervention for Chinese non-metastatic breast cancer patients
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Support Care Cancer 24:4929-4937. 2016
  5. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial on the psychophysiological effects of physical exercise and Tai-chi in patients with chronic schizophrenia
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The HKJC Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Dept of Social Work and Social Administration, Jockey Club Tower, The Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 171:42-9. 2016
  6. pmc A 3-arm randomized controlled trial on the effects of dance movement intervention and exercises on elderly with early dementia
    Rainbow Tin Hung Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Geriatr 15:127. 2015
  7. pmc The psychophysiological effects of Tai-chi and exercise in residential schizophrenic patients: a 3-arm randomized controlled trial
    Rainbow Tin Hung Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam Hong Kong, China
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:364. 2014
  8. pmc Effect of a qigong intervention program on telomerase activity and psychological stress in abused Chinese women: a randomized, wait-list controlled trial
    Agnes Tiwari
    School of Nursing, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 4 F, William M, W, Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:300. 2014
  9. pmc Managing stress and anxiety through qigong exercise in healthy adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Chong Wen Wang
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:8. 2014
  10. pmc Tai-chi for residential patients with schizophrenia on movement coordination, negative symptoms, and functioning: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:923925. 2012

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Effects of a Short-Term Dance Movement Therapy Program on Symptoms and Stress in Patients With Breast Cancer Undergoing Radiotherapy: A Randomized, Controlled, Single-Blind Trial
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 51:824-31. 2016
    ..Integrated interventions with combined elements of body movement and psychotherapy on treatment-related symptoms in cancer patients are relatively scarce...
  2. pmc Understandings of spirituality and its role in illness recovery in persons with schizophrenia and mental-health professionals: a qualitative study
    Rainbow Tin Hung Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Psychiatry 16:86. 2016
    ..This study investigated the meaning and roles of spirituality from the perspectives of persons with schizophrenia and mental-health professionals...
  3. doi request reprint Associations between diurnal cortisol patterns and lifestyle factors, psychotic symptoms, and neurological deficits: A longitudinal study on patients with chronic schizophrenia
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Dept of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 81:16-22. 2016
    ..The findings lend support to the neural diathesis-stress model and suggest that hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis may potentially mediate the effects of lifestyle factors on psychotic symptoms and neurological deficits. ..
  4. pmc Randomized controlled trial of supportive-expressive group therapy and body-mind-spirit intervention for Chinese non-metastatic breast cancer patients
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Support Care Cancer 24:4929-4937. 2016
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of supportive-expressive group (SEG) therapy and body-mind-spirit (BMS) intervention on emotional suppression and psychological distress in Chinese breast cancer patients...
  5. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial on the psychophysiological effects of physical exercise and Tai-chi in patients with chronic schizophrenia
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The HKJC Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Dept of Social Work and Social Administration, Jockey Club Tower, The Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 171:42-9. 2016
    ..Though both Tai-chi and exercise groups tended to manifest fewer symptoms than the control group, the exercise group showed better symptoms management than the Tai-chi group. ..
  6. pmc A 3-arm randomized controlled trial on the effects of dance movement intervention and exercises on elderly with early dementia
    Rainbow Tin Hung Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Geriatr 15:127. 2015
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  7. pmc The psychophysiological effects of Tai-chi and exercise in residential schizophrenic patients: a 3-arm randomized controlled trial
    Rainbow Tin Hung Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam Hong Kong, China
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:364. 2014
    ..With these potential benefits, a randomized controlled trial (RCT) is planned to investigate the effects of Tai-chi intervention on the cognitive and motor deficits characteristic of patients with schizophrenia...
  8. pmc Effect of a qigong intervention program on telomerase activity and psychological stress in abused Chinese women: a randomized, wait-list controlled trial
    Agnes Tiwari
    School of Nursing, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 4 F, William M, W, Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:300. 2014
    ....
  9. pmc Managing stress and anxiety through qigong exercise in healthy adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Chong Wen Wang
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:8. 2014
    ....
  10. pmc Tai-chi for residential patients with schizophrenia on movement coordination, negative symptoms, and functioning: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:923925. 2012
    ..The ease of implementation facilitates promotion at institutional psychiatric services...
  11. doi request reprint The associations between diurnal cortisol patterns, self-perceived social support, and sleep behavior in Chinese breast cancer patients
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, 2 F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Department of Social Work and Social Administration, 5 F, Building C Social Sciences, Jockey Club Tower, The Centennial Campus, Pokfulam, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:2337-42. 2013
    ..This study examined the relationships between diurnal cortisol patterns and sleep behavior, social support, psychological factors, and perceived health status in breast cancer patients...
  12. pmc A randomized controlled trial of qigong exercise on fatigue symptoms, functioning, and telomerase activity in persons with chronic fatigue or chronic fatigue syndrome
    Rainbow T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Ann Behav Med 44:160-70. 2012
    ..Chronic fatigue is common in the general population. Complementary therapies are often used by patients with chronic fatigue or chronic fatigue syndrome to manage their symptoms...
  13. doi request reprint Changes in breast cancer patients after psychosocial intervention as indicated in drawings
    R T H Ho
    Centre on Behavioral Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Psychooncology 19:353-60. 2010
    ..The present study attempts to understand the experience of breast cancer patients who had participated in an Eastern-based body-mind-spirit (BMS) psychosocial intervention program by observing changes in the images made by the patients...
  14. doi request reprint Viewing and engaging in an art therapy exhibit by people living with mental illness: implications for empathy and social change
    J S Potash
    Centre on Behavioural Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Public Health 127:735-44. 2013
    ..To determine how healthcare professionals, family members and community members responded to an art exhibit created by people living with mental illness...