H H Chng

Summary

Affiliation: Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. pmc Expression profile of immune response genes in patients with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
    Renji Reghunathan
    Department of Physiology, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    BMC Immunol 6:2. 2005
  2. doi Major gastrointestinal manifestations in lupus patients in Asia: lupus enteritis, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, and protein-losing gastroenteropathy
    H H Chng
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 19:1404-13. 2010
  3. ncbi Development and preliminary validation of a systemic lupus erythematosus-specific quality-of-life instrument (SLEQOL)
    K P Leong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 44:1267-76. 2005
  4. doi Discordant assessment of lupus activity between patients and their physicians: the Singapore experience
    K P Leong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 19:100-6. 2010
  5. pmc Enhanced expression of interferon-inducible protein-10 correlates with disease activity and clinical manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus
    K O Kong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Exp Immunol 156:134-40. 2009
  6. ncbi Psychometric properties of a new systemic lupus erythematosus-specific quality-of-life instrument (SLEQOL)
    K P Leong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 33:S35-7. 2004
  7. ncbi Acute lupus myocarditis: clinical features and outcome of an oriental case series
    W G Law
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore
    Lupus 14:827-31. 2005
  8. ncbi Reversible acute gastrointestinal syndrome associated with active systemic lupus erythematosus in patients admitted to hospital
    T Y Lian
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 12:612-6. 2003
  9. ncbi Hospitalization of individuals with systemic lupus erythematosus: characteristics and predictors of outcome
    C J Edwards
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 12:672-6. 2003
  10. ncbi Immediate food hypersensitivity among adults attending a clinical immunology/allergy centre in Singapore
    B Y H Thong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Singapore Med J 48:236-40. 2007

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  1. pmc Expression profile of immune response genes in patients with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
    Renji Reghunathan
    Department of Physiology, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    BMC Immunol 6:2. 2005
    ..To understand the host response to this pathogen, we investigated the gene expression profiles of peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) derived from SARS patients, and compared with healthy controls...
  2. doi Major gastrointestinal manifestations in lupus patients in Asia: lupus enteritis, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, and protein-losing gastroenteropathy
    H H Chng
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 19:1404-13. 2010
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  3. ncbi Development and preliminary validation of a systemic lupus erythematosus-specific quality-of-life instrument (SLEQOL)
    K P Leong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 44:1267-76. 2005
    ..We detail the steps we took to develop and validate a new SLE-specific QOL instrument, SLEQOL...
  4. doi Discordant assessment of lupus activity between patients and their physicians: the Singapore experience
    K P Leong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 19:100-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, discordance in the perception of disease activity between patients and physicians may be amenable to intervention...
  5. pmc Enhanced expression of interferon-inducible protein-10 correlates with disease activity and clinical manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus
    K O Kong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Exp Immunol 156:134-40. 2009
    ..These data demonstrate that IP-10 levels are increased in SLE and serum IP-10 may represent a more sensitive marker for monitoring disease activity than standard serological tests...
  6. ncbi Psychometric properties of a new systemic lupus erythematosus-specific quality-of-life instrument (SLEQOL)
    K P Leong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 33:S35-7. 2004
  7. ncbi Acute lupus myocarditis: clinical features and outcome of an oriental case series
    W G Law
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore
    Lupus 14:827-31. 2005
    ..Repeat echocardiography after six months or later showed normal LVEF in eight patients (89%). Early immunosuppressive therapy in ALM, with high dose corticosteroids and pulse intravenous cyclophosphamide, results in good cardiac outcome...
  8. ncbi Reversible acute gastrointestinal syndrome associated with active systemic lupus erythematosus in patients admitted to hospital
    T Y Lian
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 12:612-6. 2003
    ..The conclusions are that active SLE may manifest as an acute gastrointestinal syndrome. Early diagnosis, bowel rest, supportive medical therapy and treatment with corticosteroids and/or immunosupressives can result in a good outcome...
  9. ncbi Hospitalization of individuals with systemic lupus erythematosus: characteristics and predictors of outcome
    C J Edwards
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 12:672-6. 2003
    ..Young patients with frequent readmissions and coexistent infections are most likely to die...
  10. ncbi Immediate food hypersensitivity among adults attending a clinical immunology/allergy centre in Singapore
    B Y H Thong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Singapore Med J 48:236-40. 2007
    ..The patient characteristics, clinical features and causative foods in 74 consecutive adult patients with immediate food hypersensitivity were studied...
  11. ncbi Insect venom hypersensitivity: experience in a clinical immunology/allergy service in Singapore
    B Y H Thong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Singapore Med J 46:535-9. 2005
    ..To study the profile of patients with allergy to the venom of insect stings...
  12. ncbi Anaphylaxis in adults referred to a clinical immunology/allergy centre in Singapore
    B Y H Thong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Singapore Med J 46:529-34. 2005
    ..To study the clinical features and causes of anaphylaxis in consecutive adult patients referred to a clinical immunology/allergy centre in Singapore...
  13. doi Clinical manifestations and outcomes of antithrombotic treatment of the Tan Tock Seng Hospital Singapore antiphospholipid syndrome cohort
    B E Tan
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
    Lupus 18:752-8. 2009
    ..Target INR > 3 was associated with lower rates of recurrent arterial thromboses but higher rates of major and recurrent bleeding. Target INR >/= 2 appeared to be sufficient to prevent recurrent venous thromboses...
  14. ncbi Melioidosis in systemic lupus erythematosus: the importance of early diagnosis and treatment in patients from endemic areas
    H Badsha
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 10:821-3. 2001
    ..They also illustrate how successful outcomes can be achieved in a frequently fatal disease if an early diagnosis is made and appropriate antibiotics are started promptly...
  15. ncbi Usefulness of serum soluble CD38 and CD157 levels in differentiating SLE, RA and healthy adults and their relationship with disease activity
    K O Kong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 32:S16-7. 2003
  16. ncbi High-dose intravenous immunoglobulin in the treatment of toxic epidermal necrolysis: a study of ocular benefits
    L W Yip
    The Eye Institute at Tan Tock Seng Hospital, National Healthcare Group, Singapore
    Eye (Lond) 19:846-53. 2005
    ..To compare acute ocular complications of toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) following treatment with high-dose human intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) with a historical cohort not treated with IVIG...
  17. ncbi Intermittent epoprostenol infusions in systemic lupus erythematosus associated pulmonary hypertension--a series of three cases
    K O Kong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 32:118-21. 2003
    ..We report our experience with intermittent epoprostenol (EPO) infusion in SLE patients with PHT...
  18. ncbi Why generic and disease-specific quality-of-life instruments should be used together for the evaluation of patients with persistent allergic rhinitis
    K P Leong
    Department of Rheumatology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore 308433
    Clin Exp Allergy 35:288-98. 2005
    ..The importance of assessing health-related quality of life (HRQL) of patients with allergic rhinitis (AR) has been well established, but the specific roles of rhinitis-specific or general health instruments have not been delineated...
  19. ncbi Behcet's disease: experience in a tertiary rheumatology centre in Singapore and a review of the literature
    Y K Cheng
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 33:510-4. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to characterise the clinical manifestations and outcome of patients with BD at a tertiary rheumatology centre in Singapore...
  20. ncbi Relapsing polychondritis--an Oriental case series
    K O Kong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan, Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Singapore Med J 44:197-200. 2003
    ..Relapsing polychondritis (RPC) has been described mainly in Caucasian populations. Reports from other ethnic groups are few...
  21. pmc Adult onset polymyositis/dermatomyositis: clinical and laboratory features and treatment response in 75 patients
    E T Koh
    Department of Rheumatology and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Ann Rheum Dis 52:857-61. 1993
    ..To determine possible similarities and differences in clinical and laboratory features and treatment response between patients in Singapore with polymyositis (PM) and dermatomyositis (DM) and reported series...
  22. ncbi Low-dose pulse methylprednisolone for systemic lupus erythematosus flares is efficacious and has a decreased risk of infectious complications
    H Badsha
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lupus 11:508-13. 2002
    ..19-312.98) and a trend towards greater numbers of infections. Low-dose MEP was effective in controlling SLE flares and associated with fewer serious infections than traditional high-dose MEP...