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Helicobacter pylori eradication to prevent gastric cancer in a high-risk region of China: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Although chronic Helicobacter pylori infection is associated with gastric cancer, the effect of H pylori treatment on prevention of gastric cancer development in chronic carriers is unknown.Expand
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Prevalence, Course, and Risk Factors for Antenatal Anxiety and Depression
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the prevalence and course of antenatal anxiety and depression across different stages of pregnancy, risk factors at each stage, and the relationship between antenatal anxietyExpand
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Hong Kong baccalaureate nursing students' stress and their coping strategies in clinical practice.
This study examined Hong Kong baccalaureate nursing students' stress and their coping strategies in clinical practice. Two hundred five nursing students completed a self-administrative surveyExpand
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The SF-36 summary scales were valid, reliable, and equivalent in a Chinese population.
OBJECTIVES To find out whether the SF-36 physical and mental health summary (PCS and MCS) scales are valid and equivalent in the Chinese population in Hong Kong (HK). STUDY DESIGN AND SETTING TheExpand
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Is the SF-12 version 2 Health Survey a valid and equivalent substitute for the SF-36 version 2 Health Survey for the Chinese?
RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES The scoring algorithm of the 12-item Short-Form Health Survey (SF-12) was revised in the second version (SF-12v2), but information on its psychometric properties is lacking.Expand
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A Meta-Analysis of the Clinical Effectiveness of School Scoliosis Screening
Study Design. A meta-analysis that systematically reviewed the evaluation studies of a scoliosis screening program reported in the literature. Objective. To evaluate the best current evidence on theExpand
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Knowledge and attitudes regarding pain management among nurses in Hong Kong medical units.
AIMS To investigate knowledge levels and attitudes regarding pain management among nurses working in medical units in Hong Kong and factors that might influence their knowledge and attitudes. Expand
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Modic changes of the lumbar spine: prevalence, risk factors, and association with disc degeneration and low back pain in a large-scale population-based cohort.
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Modic changes (MC) are bone marrow lesions on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), suggestive of being associated with low back pain (LBP). Data on determinants of MC and theirExpand
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Prevalence and Risk Factors of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection in Southern Chinese Women – A Population-Based Study
Background Persistent high-risk type Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is recognized as a necessary cause of cervical cancer. This study aimed to compare the HPV prevalence and risk factorsExpand
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Correlates of In-Law Conflict and Intimate Partner Violence Against Chinese Pregnant Women in Hong Kong
This study examines correlates of in-law conflict with intimate partner violence (IPV) against pregnant women in a cohort of Chinese pregnant women who visited antenatal clinics in Hong Kong. ThisExpand
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