Hung Kwan So

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. doi Oscillometrically measured blood pressure in Hong Kong Chinese children and associations with anthropometric parameters
    Rita Y T Sung
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Hypertens 26:678-84. 2008
  2. doi Night sweats in children: prevalence and associated factors
    Hung K So
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Arch Dis Child 97:470-3. 2012
  3. pmc Secular changes in height, weight and body mass index in Hong Kong Children
    Hung Kwan So
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, PR China
    BMC Public Health 8:320. 2008
  4. pmc Waist circumference and waist-to-height ratio of Hong Kong Chinese children
    Rita Y T Sung
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, The People s Republic of China
    BMC Public Health 8:324. 2008
  5. doi Resting heart rate in children and adolescents: association with blood pressure, exercise and obesity
    Sit Yee Kwok
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, 6 F Clinical Sciences Building, Shatin, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, PR China
    Arch Dis Child 98:287-91. 2013
  6. doi Oscillometric 24-h ambulatory blood pressure reference values in Hong Kong Chinese children and adolescents
    Gabriel W K Yip
    aDivision of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics bDepartment of Paediatrics cThe Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital dDepartment of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital eDepartment of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Princess Margaret Hospital fDepartment of Paediatrics, Queen Elizabeth Hospital gDepartment of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Tuen Mun Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Peoples Republic of China
    J Hypertens 32:606-19. 2014
  7. ncbi Normative data for triceps and subscapular skinfold thicknesses of Chinese infants
    Tai Fai Fok
    Department of Paediatrics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    Acta Paediatr 95:1614-9. 2006
  8. doi Association between waist circumference and childhood-masked hypertension: A community-based study
    Hung Kwan So
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Paediatr Child Health 52:385-90. 2016
  9. ncbi Validation of prediction equations for estimating resting energy expenditure in obese Chinese children
    Dorothy F Y Chan
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 18:251-6. 2009
  10. doi Long term neurocognitive impact of low dose prenatal methylmercury exposure in Hong Kong
    Hugh Simon Lam
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Environ Int 54:59-64. 2013

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Publications17

  1. doi Oscillometrically measured blood pressure in Hong Kong Chinese children and associations with anthropometric parameters
    Rita Y T Sung
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Hypertens 26:678-84. 2008
    ..BP standards for Chinese children have been based on sphygmomanometry and have not provided height-related or weight-related BP percentiles...
  2. doi Night sweats in children: prevalence and associated factors
    Hung K So
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Arch Dis Child 97:470-3. 2012
    ..The authors aimed to examine the prevalence and factors associated with night sweats (NS) in primary school children...
  3. pmc Secular changes in height, weight and body mass index in Hong Kong Children
    Hung Kwan So
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, PR China
    BMC Public Health 8:320. 2008
    ..The global epidemic of obesity is a major public health concern. To monitor the impact of this epidemic in Hong Kong children and to identify secular changes in growth, a further growth survey was undertaken in 2005/6...
  4. pmc Waist circumference and waist-to-height ratio of Hong Kong Chinese children
    Rita Y T Sung
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, The People s Republic of China
    BMC Public Health 8:324. 2008
    ..We aim to provide age- and sex-specific reference values for WC and WHTR in Hong Kong Chinese children...
  5. doi Resting heart rate in children and adolescents: association with blood pressure, exercise and obesity
    Sit Yee Kwok
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, 6 F Clinical Sciences Building, Shatin, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, PR China
    Arch Dis Child 98:287-91. 2013
    ..This study assessed associations of RHR with blood pressure (BP), anthropometry and exercise in a large representative sample of Hong Kong children...
  6. doi Oscillometric 24-h ambulatory blood pressure reference values in Hong Kong Chinese children and adolescents
    Gabriel W K Yip
    aDivision of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics bDepartment of Paediatrics cThe Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital dDepartment of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital eDepartment of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Princess Margaret Hospital fDepartment of Paediatrics, Queen Elizabeth Hospital gDepartment of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Tuen Mun Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Peoples Republic of China
    J Hypertens 32:606-19. 2014
    ..Furthermore, we investigated how excluding overweight children affects BP percentiles and compared them with German references...
  7. ncbi Normative data for triceps and subscapular skinfold thicknesses of Chinese infants
    Tai Fai Fok
    Department of Paediatrics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    Acta Paediatr 95:1614-9. 2006
    ..The triceps subscapular skinfold thicknesses of Chinese infants were significantly lower than those of US white infants but larger than those of African-American infants, Israeli infants, Spanish infants and Indian infants...
  8. doi Association between waist circumference and childhood-masked hypertension: A community-based study
    Hung Kwan So
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Paediatr Child Health 52:385-90. 2016
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the association between waist circumference (WC) and childhood-masked hypertension...
  9. ncbi Validation of prediction equations for estimating resting energy expenditure in obese Chinese children
    Dorothy F Y Chan
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 18:251-6. 2009
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  10. doi Long term neurocognitive impact of low dose prenatal methylmercury exposure in Hong Kong
    Hugh Simon Lam
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Environ Int 54:59-64. 2013
    ..There is evidence that the majority of children in Hong Kong exceed this level as a result of high fish consumption of mothers during pregnancy...
  11. doi Validation of A&D TM-2430 upper-arm blood pressure monitor for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children and adolescents, according to the British Hypertension Society protocol
    Gabriel Wai Kwok Yip
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Cardiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Blood Press Monit 17:76-9. 2012
    ..We sought to validate the device monitoring in children and adolescents, according to the British Hypertension Society (BHS) protocol...
  12. doi Prevalence and risk factors for hypertension in Hong Kong Chinese adolescents: waist circumference predicts hypertension, exercise decreases risk
    Lettie C K Leung
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 25 Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
    Arch Dis Child 96:804-9. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence, risk factors for and patterns of hypertension in Chinese adolescents based on a territory-wide school based screening programme in Hong Kong...
  13. pmc Lifestyle intervention using an internet-based curriculum with cell phone reminders for obese Chinese teens: a randomized controlled study
    Anisha A Abraham
    Division of Family Medicine and Primary Health Care, The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    PLoS ONE 10:e0125673. 2015
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the feasibility of using an adapted internet curriculum and existing nutritional program along with cell phone follow up for obese Chinese teens...
  14. doi Use of anthropometric indices to reveal nutritional status: normative data from 10,226 Chinese neonates
    Tai Fai Fok
    Department of Paediatrics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Neonatology 95:23-32. 2009
    ..Measures of body size at birth are widely used for the evaluation of prenatal growth but limitations exist in their interpretation...
  15. pmc Socioeconomic Gradient in Childhood Obesity and Hypertension: A Multilevel Population-Based Study in a Chinese Community
    Patrick Ip
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    PLoS ONE 11:e0156945. 2016
    ..This study aims to assess evidence for any socioeconomic gradients in childhood obesity and hypertension in a population-representative sample in Hong Kong, China...
  16. pmc Effects of resistance training on cardiovascular health in non-obese active adolescents
    Clare Chung Wah Yu
    Clare Chung Wah Yu, Department of Health and Physical Education, The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    World J Clin Pediatr 5:293-300. 2016
    ..To determine the benefits of a 10-wk resistance training programme on cardiovascular health in non-obese and active adolescents...
  17. ncbi Thin-Section CT 12 Months After the Diagnosis of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome in Pediatric Patients
    Winnie C W Chu
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Ngan Shing St, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:1707-14. 2006
    ..The clinical data for these patients were correlated to identify risk factors that might increase the likelihood of the development of CT abnormalities...