Louis W.C. Chow

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This study aimed to investigate the psychophysiological outcomes of different psychosocial interventions for breast cancer patients. Participants were randomly assigned into 3 intervention groups, namely, Body-Mind-Spirit (BMS), Supportive-Expressive (SE), and Social Support Self-Help (SS) groups; a no-intervention group was used as control. Salivary(More)
Cyclophosphamide (CYC), epirubicin (EPI) and 5-fluorouracil (5FU) are commonly used cytotoxic drugs for the treatment of breast cancer. The efficacy of these drugs in the induction of caspases (CPP-32), pro-apoptotic (p21 WAF−1) and anti-apoptotic (bcl-2) proteins is tested in vitro on breast cancer cells lines MDA-MB-231 and MCF-7. The cell proliferation(More)
Fourteen cases of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma presenting as breast mass from 1974 to 1996 were reviewed. The median age of presentation was 51 years. Three patients had bilateral disease and five had disseminated disease. A predominance of B cell disease of diffuse large cell histology was noted. Painless lumps were the most common presenting features and most(More)
The Cancer Genomics and Biology 2015 meeting embodied a three way collaboration among colleagues from the Global Cancer Genomics Consortium (GCGC), the Unifaith Cancer Institute China and Jiujiang University of China. The meeting marks the fifth and the last meeting of GCGC, which was formed in 2010. Previous four GCGC meetings have been held at the Tata(More)
Background: Day surgery for breast disease is becoming popular but a key limiting factor of success is the development of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). Methods: A prospective study of PONV was conducted on 62 patients undergoing breast surgery under general anaesthesia. Lumpectomy was performed in 40 patients. The other 22 patients underwent(More)
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