Arkers Wong

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Lorcaserin is a new anti-obesity drug recently approved by US Food and Drug Administration. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to evaluate the association of lorcaserin therapy with weight loss and adverse events in obese adults (18-65 years old). Weight loss of 3.23 kg (95% confidence interval [CI]:(More)
In this study, a 29-item questionnaire survey was conducted to explore the attitude and knowledge toward rape amongst doctors working in Hong Kong. The Likert scale was used for questions on attitude and knowledge. A composite score was computed for both attitude and knowledge. Comparisons of the attitude and knowledge scores were made between doctors of(More)
BACKGROUND Nursing students need to be prepared for the increasingly culturally diverse health care. Therefore, providing students with international perspectives remains the mission of higher education. However, given the logistic and financial constraints, not all students will be able to travel overseas for their international experiences. A feasible(More)
Introduction Multidrug Resistant Organisms (MDROs) is a global public health challenge. Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus(VRE) is a type of MDRO. There is a surge of incidence of infection and colonization with VRE in Hong Kong in 2013. Outbreaks caused by VRE occurred in hospitals; and previous experience showed that elderly population were at high risk.(More)
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