Ying Lau

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Affiliation: National University of Singapore
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. doi Breastfeeding attitude, health-related quality of life and maternal obesity among multi-ethnic pregnant women: A multi-group structural equation approach
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 67:71-82. 2016
  2. pmc Efficacy of Internet-Based Self-Monitoring Interventions on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Perinatal Diabetic Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Ying Lau
    National University of Singapore, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Singapore, Singapore
    J Med Internet Res 18:e220. 2016
  3. doi Psychometric Properties of the Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale among a Multiethnic Population during Pregnancy
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Hum Lact 32:315-23. 2016
  4. doi Different perceptions of stress, coping styles, and general well-being among pregnant Chinese women: a structural equation modeling approach
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Level 2, Clinical Research Centre, Block MD11, 10 Medical Drive, Singapore, 117597, Singapore
    Arch Womens Ment Health 19:71-8. 2016
  5. doi The roles of social support in helping chinese women with antenatal depressive and anxiety symptoms cope with perceived stress
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore School of Health Sciences, Macao Polytechnic Institute, Macao, China Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 28:305-13. 2014
  6. doi Development and evaluation of a learner-centered training course on communication skills for baccalaureate nursing students
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yoo Loo Li School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 33:1617-23. 2013
  7. ncbi Development and preliminary validation of the Traditional Chinese Antenatal Practice Scale among pregnant Hong Kong Chinese women
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore
    J Nurs Meas 21:120-36. 2013
  8. doi Are Different Coping Styles Mitigating Perceived Stress Associated With Depressive Symptoms Among Pregnant Women?
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 52:102-12. 2016
  9. pmc Psychometric Evaluation of 5- and 4-Item Versions of the LATCH Breastfeeding Assessment Tool during the Initial Postpartum Period among a Multiethnic Population
    Ying Lau
    Department of the Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    PLoS ONE 11:e0154331. 2016
  10. doi Psychometric testing of the Chinese Mandarin version of the MacNew Heart Disease Health-related Quality of Life questionnaire for patients with myocardial infarction in mainland China
    Wenru Wang
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 21:147-55. 2015

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  1. doi Breastfeeding attitude, health-related quality of life and maternal obesity among multi-ethnic pregnant women: A multi-group structural equation approach
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 67:71-82. 2016
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  2. pmc Efficacy of Internet-Based Self-Monitoring Interventions on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Perinatal Diabetic Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Ying Lau
    National University of Singapore, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Singapore, Singapore
    J Med Internet Res 18:e220. 2016
    ..Self-monitoring using the Internet offers new opportunities to engage perinatal diabetic women in self-management to reduce maternal and neonatal complications...
  3. doi Psychometric Properties of the Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale among a Multiethnic Population during Pregnancy
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Hum Lact 32:315-23. 2016
    ..The Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale (IIFAS) was developed to measure maternal attitudes toward infant feeding, but a number of validated studies on the IIFAS found that it was subject to methodological limitations...
  4. doi Different perceptions of stress, coping styles, and general well-being among pregnant Chinese women: a structural equation modeling approach
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Level 2, Clinical Research Centre, Block MD11, 10 Medical Drive, Singapore, 117597, Singapore
    Arch Womens Ment Health 19:71-8. 2016
    ..The model had a good fit to the data (IFI = 0.910, TLI = 0.904, CFI = 0.910, and RMSEA = 0.038). Different perception of stress was able to predict significant differences in coping styles and general well-being...
  5. doi The roles of social support in helping chinese women with antenatal depressive and anxiety symptoms cope with perceived stress
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore School of Health Sciences, Macao Polytechnic Institute, Macao, China Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 28:305-13. 2014
    ..This knowledge of the separate effects of social support on behavioral health is important to psychiatric nurse in planning preventive interventions. ..
  6. doi Development and evaluation of a learner-centered training course on communication skills for baccalaureate nursing students
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yoo Loo Li School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 33:1617-23. 2013
    ..There is no standardized or formal communication skills training in the current nursing curriculum in Macao, China...
  7. ncbi Development and preliminary validation of the Traditional Chinese Antenatal Practice Scale among pregnant Hong Kong Chinese women
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore
    J Nurs Meas 21:120-36. 2013
    ..This study developed the Traditional Chinese Antenatal Practice Scale (TCAPS) and evaluated the preliminary psychometric characteristics...
  8. doi Are Different Coping Styles Mitigating Perceived Stress Associated With Depressive Symptoms Among Pregnant Women?
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 52:102-12. 2016
    ..To test the direct and moderating effects of different coping styles in mitigating perceived stress associated with antenatal depressive symptoms among 755 women...
  9. pmc Psychometric Evaluation of 5- and 4-Item Versions of the LATCH Breastfeeding Assessment Tool during the Initial Postpartum Period among a Multiethnic Population
    Ying Lau
    Department of the Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    PLoS ONE 11:e0154331. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the internal consistency, structural validity, sensitivity and specificity of the 5- and 4-item versions of the LATCH assessment tool among a multiethnic population in Singapore...
  10. doi Psychometric testing of the Chinese Mandarin version of the MacNew Heart Disease Health-related Quality of Life questionnaire for patients with myocardial infarction in mainland China
    Wenru Wang
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Nurs Pract 21:147-55. 2015
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  11. doi Medication adherence and its associated factors among Chinese community-dwelling older adults with hypertension
    Wenru Wang
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore Electronic address
    Heart Lung 43:278-83. 2014
    ..To investigate the factors that influence medication adherence in Chinese community-dwelling older adults with hypertension...
  12. doi Validation of the Mainland Chinese version of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale in Chengdu mothers
    Ying Lau
    School of Health Sciences, Macao Polytechnic Institute, Macao
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1139-51. 2010
    ..The Mainland Chinese version of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) has been validated among antenatal women, subsequent validation among postnatal women is necessary...
  13. pmc Maternal, Infant Characteristics, Breastfeeding Techniques, and Initiation: Structural Equation Modeling Approaches
    Ying Lau
    Department of Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    PLoS ONE 10:e0142861. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationships among maternal and infant characteristics, breastfeeding techniques, and exclusive breastfeeding initiation in different modes of birth using structural equation modeling approaches...
  14. doi Testing direct and moderating effects of coping styles on the relationship between perceived stress and antenatal anxiety symptoms
    Ying Lau
    School of Health Sciences, Macao Polytechnic Institute, Macao, China
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 36:29-35. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to test the direct and moderating effects of different coping styles in mitigating perceived stress associated with antenatal anxiety symptoms among 755 pregnant women in Chengdu...
  15. doi Physical fitness, health behaviour and health among nursing students: A descriptive correlational study
    Piyanee Klainin-Yobas
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Level 2, Clinical Research Centre Block MD11, 10 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597 Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 35:1199-205. 2015
    ..They will also serve as a role model of for patients. However, there is limited research concerning physical fitness and health behaviour (such as sleep problems) in this population...
  16. doi Breast-feeding intention, initiation and duration among Hong Kong Chinese women: a prospective longitudinal study
    Wenru Wang
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Level 2, Clinical Research Centre, Block MD 11, 10 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Singapore
    Midwifery 30:678-87. 2014
    ..to (1) estimate the breast-feeding intention, initiation and duration rate; (2) identify the reasons to initiate and wean breast feeding and (3) explore predictors of breast-feeding duration...
  17. doi Fear of intimacy with helping professionals and its impact on elderly Chinese
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Center for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 14:474-80. 2014
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the attitudes of Chinese older adults toward seeking help from healthcare professionals, and its impact on their self-care ability and medication adherence...
  18. doi Effects of a Stress-Management Program for Inpatients With Mental Disorders: A Feasibility Study
    Piyanee Klainin-Yobas
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Biol Res Nurs 18:213-20. 2016
    ..Future studies should further test the efficacy of the program using more rigorous methods such as randomized controlled trial and multicenter study. ..
  19. doi Effects of relaxation interventions on depression and anxiety among older adults: a systematic review
    Piyanee Klainin-Yobas
    a Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Clinical Research Centre, Singapore
    Aging Ment Health 19:1043-55. 2015
    ..This systematic review examined empirical evidence of the effects of relaxation interventions on anxiety and depression among older adults...
  20. doi Development and evaluation of a learner-centered educational summer camp program on soft skills for baccalaureate nursing students
    Ying Lau
    Author Affiliations Assistant Professors, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Nurse Educ 39:246-51. 2014
    ..The results showed that the summer camp program was effective in improving nursing students' soft skills. ..
  21. doi Efficacy of e-technologies in improving breastfeeding outcomes among perinatal women: a meta-analysis
    Ying Lau
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Matern Child Nutr 12:381-401. 2016
    ..This review provides support for the development of web-based, texting messaging, compact disc read-only memory, electronic prompts and interactive computer agent interventions for promoting and supporting breastfeeding. ..
  22. doi Efficacy of psychosocial interventions on psychological outcomes among people with cardiovascular diseases: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Piyanee Klainin-Yobas
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 99:512-21. 2016
    ..This systematic review aimed to examine empirical evidence concerning the efficacy of psychosocial interventions in ameliorating the psychosocial problems of people with cardiovascular diseases (CVDs)...
  23. doi Health-related quality of life and social support among Chinese patients with coronary heart disease in mainland China
    Wenru Wang
    1Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 13:48-54. 2014
    ..This study aimed to explore and identify the relationship between health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and perceived social support among Chinese patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) in mainland China...
  24. doi Perinatal depressive symptoms, sociodemographic correlates, and breast-feeding among Chinese women
    Ying Lau
    School of Health Sciences, Macao Polytechnic Institute, The University of Macao, Macao Special Administration Region SAR, Macao, China
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 23:335-45. 2009
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