Y. K. Wing
Author pages are created from data sourced from our academic publisher partnerships and public sources.
Gender differences in insomnia--a study in the Hong Kong Chinese population.
- R. Li, Y. K. Wing, S. C. Ho, S. Fong
- Medicine, Psychology
- Journal of psychosomatic research
- 1 July 2002
OBJECTIVE To study the epidemiology of insomnia in the adult Chinese population in Hong Kong and to examine the potential gender-related demographic and lifestyle factors in insomnia. METHODS A… Expand
Validation of a new REM sleep behavior disorder questionnaire (RBDQ-HK).
OBJECTIVES There are limited screening instruments for diagnosis of REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) and none for quantifying the severity of disease. We aimed to validate a 13-item self-reported… Expand
SARS-related Perceptions in Hong Kong
- J. Lau, X. Yang, E. Pang, H. Y. Tsui, Eric Wong, Y. K. Wing
- Emerging infectious diseases
- 1 March 2005
To understand different aspects of community responses related to severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), 2 population-based, random telephone surveys were conducted in June 2003 and January 2004… Expand
Comparing MSLT and ESS in the measurement of excessive daytime sleepiness in obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome.
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study is to compare the use of Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT) and Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) in measuring excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in patients with… Expand
Parasomnia among psychiatric outpatients: a clinical, epidemiologic, cross-sectional study.
- S. Lam, S. Fong, C. Ho, M. Yu, Y. K. Wing
- The Journal of clinical psychiatry
- 30 September 2008
OBJECTIVE Epidemiologic studies from general population and clinical case series suggest association of parasomnias with mental illnesses and psychotropic medications. This cross-sectional study… Expand
Reliability, validity and structure of the Chinese Geriatric Depression Scale in a Hong Kong context: a preliminary report.
- H. Chiu, H. Lee, Y. K. Wing, P. K. Kwong, C. Leung, D. W. Chung
- Singapore medical journal
- 1 October 1994
Depression is one of the commonest psychiatric illness in the elderly. Screening instruments of depression can greatly facilitate its identification in the community, leading to early recognition and… Expand
A Study on the Sleep Patterns and Problems of University Business Students in Hong Kong
Abstract Objective: To investigate sleep patterns and problems of university business students. Participants: Undergraduate Chinese business students in Hong Kong. Methods: Self-reported… Expand
Ambulatory blood pressure in children with obstructive sleep apnoea: a community based study
Background: Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is increasingly being recognised. Its effects on blood pressure (BP) elevation and hypertension are still controversial. Objective: To evaluate… Expand
Epidemiology of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome in Chinese children: a two-phase community study
Objective To determine the prevalence and risk factors of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) in Chinese children using a two-phase community-based study design. Methods Children from 13 primary… Expand
Effects of lithium therapy on bone mineral metabolism: a two-year prospective longitudinal study.
- T. Mak, C. C. Shek, C. Chow, Y. K. Wing, S. Lee
- The Journal of clinical endocrinology and…
- 1 November 1998
Many studies showed an increased occurrence of primary hyperparathyroidism during lithium therapy. We studied 53 patients receiving lithium therapy prospectively for 2 yr. Serum PTH levels were… Expand