Publications 2011

 

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Wee LH, Shahab L, Bulgiba A, West R. Conflict about quitting predicts the decision to stop smoking gradually or abruptly: evidence from stop smoking clinics in Malaysia. Journal of Smoking Cessation. 2011; 6(1). doi: 10.1375/jsv.6.1. http://www.atyponlink.com/AAP/doi/abs/ 10.1375/ jsc.6.1.37

2.

Hairi NN, Bulgiba A, Cumming RG, Naganathan V, & Mudla I. Depressive symptoms, visual impairment, and its influence on physical disability and functional limitation. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011; 59(3): 557‐9.

3.

Bhoo Pathy N, Yip CH, Taib NA, Hartman M, Saxena N, Iau P, Bulgiba AM, Lee SC, Lim SE, Wong JE, Verkooijen HM. Breast cancer in a multi‐ethnic Asian setting: Results from the Singapore‐Malaysia hospital‐based breast cancer registry. Breast. 2011. (In Press, Corrected Proof). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21316967

4.

Dahlui M, Ng CW, Al Sadat N, Ismail S, Bulgiba AM. Is Breast Self Examination (BSE) Still Relevant? A Study on BSE Performance among Female Staff of University of Malaya. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2011; 12: 369‐372

5.

Wee BS, Poh BK, Bulgiba A, Ismail MN, Ruzita AT Hills AP. Risk of metabolic syndrome among children living in metropolitan Kuala Lumpur: A case control study. BMC Public Health. 2011; 11:333. doi:10.1186/1471‐2458‐11‐333. http://www.atypon‐link.com/AAP/doi/abs/10.1375/jsc.6.1.37

6.

Munira Yasin, Retneswari Masilamani, Moy Foong Ming, David Koh. Predictors of Smoking Cessation among Staff in Public Universities in Klang Valley, Malaysia. Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev. 2011; 12: 1‐6. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

7.

Retneswari Masilamani, Azlan Darus, Anselm Su Ting, Roslinah Ali, Awang Bulgiba Awang Mahmud and Koh David.Salivary Biomarkers of Stress Among Teachers in an Urban Setting.2011. Asia Pac J Public Health. 1010539510393725.(published online 8 March 2011)

8.

Wong LP. Socio‐demographic and behavioural characteristics of illegal motorcycle street racers in Malaysia. BMC Public Health 2011; 11: 446. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

9.

FM Moy, Vitamin D status and its associated factors of free living Malay adults in a tropical country, Malaysia, J. Photochem.Photobiol. B. Biol. 2011. doi:10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2011.05.002. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21636288. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

10.

Wong LP, George E, Tan JAMA. Public Perceptions and Attitudes toward Thalassaemia: Influencing factors in a Multi‐racial Population. BMC Public Health 2011; 11: 193. (ISICited Publication)

11.

Wan‐Yuen Choo, Michael P. Dunne, Mary J. Marret, MaryLou Fleming, Yut‐Lin Wong. Victimization Experiences of Adolescents in Malaysia. Journal of Adolescent Health. (In Press) Available online 29 June 2011.

12.

Yip CH, Pathy NB, Uiterwaal CS, Taib NA, Tan GH, Mun KS, Choo WY, Rhodes A. Factors affecting estrogen receptor status in a multiracial Asian country: an analysis of 3557 cases. Breast. 2011; 20(Suppl 2): S60‐4.

13.

S M Liew, N Bhoo, Pathy,N N Hairi, J Sinnasamy, J P Engkasan F M Moy, Y M Choo, F A Saini Jeffery, C J Ng. Access to Medical Journals in Malaysia. Medical Journal Malaysia.2011; 66.

14.

Yut‐Lin Wong. Taking Stock of Alma‐Ata Primary Health Care Health for All: MovingToward New Directions in Global Preventive Health.Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health. 2011.

15.

Lim CM, Aryani Md Yusof F, Selvarajah S, Lim TO. Use of ATC to describe duplicate medications in primary care prescriptions.Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2011.

16.

Al‐Bayaty FH, Wahid NA, Bulgiba AM, Masood M, Hussain SF, Abdulla MA. Tooth mortality in khat and non khat chewer in Sana’a Yemen. Scientific Research and Essays. 2011; 6(5): 1039‐1045

17.

Jew Win Kuan, Kian Meng Chang, Ngee Siang Lau, Purushothaman Visalachy, Sen Mui Tan, Tee Chuan Ong, Anselm Ting Su. The Outcome of HyperCVAD Combined with Alemtuzumab for the Treatment of Aggressive T‐Cell and NK‐Cell Neoplasms. Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus. 2011. doi 10.1007/s12288‐011‐0077‐z

18.

Selvarajah S, Vd Graaf Y, Visseren FL, Bots ML. Cardiovascular risk factor treatment targets and renal complications in high risk vascular patients: a cohort study. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2011; 11(1): 40.

19.

Goh KJ, Tian S, Shahrizaila N, Ng CW, Tan CT. Survival and prognostic factors of motor neuron disease in a multi‐ ethnic Asian population. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. 2011; 12(2) :124‐9. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

20.

Maznah Dahlui, Sofea Ramli, Awang M Bulgiba. Breast Cancer Prevention and Control Programs in Malaysia. Asia Pac J Cancer Prevention. 2011; 12: 1‐4. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

21.

Wee LH, Shahab L, Bulgiba A, West R. Stop smoking clinics in Malaysia: characteristics of attendees and predictors of success. Addict Behav 2011; 36(4): 400‐3.

22.

Moy FM, Bulgiba A. High prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and its association with obesity and metabolic syndrome among Malay adults in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. BMC Public Health 2011; 11: 735. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

23.

Hairi NN, Bulgiba A, Mudla I, Said MA. Chronic diseases, depressive symptoms and functional limitation amongst older people in rural Malaysia, a middle income developing country. Prev Med. 2011; 53(4‐5): 343‐6. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

24.

Yamuna AD, Moy FM, Awang Bulgiba, Rampal S, Zahurin M. Gender‐Dependent Association of a Beta2‐ adrenergic Gene variant With Obesity Parameters in Malaysian Malays. Asia Pacific J Public Health. 2011. (Submitted) (ISI‐Cited Publication)

25.

Munira Yasin, Retneswari M, Moy FM, Koh D. Does change in perception following counseling result in improved quitting outcome among Malaysian smokers? Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health. 2011 (Submitted) (ISI‐Cited Publication)

26.

Moy FM, Chang EWS, Kee KW. Predictors of handgrip strength among the free living elderly in rural Pahang, Malaysia. Iranian J Public Health. 2011. (Submitted) (ISI‐Cited Publication)

27.

Eng JY, Moy FM. Validation of a food frequency questionnaire to assess dietary cholesterol, total fat and different types of fat intakes among Malay adults. Asia Pacific J Clinical Nutrition. 2011. (Submitted) (ISI‐Cited Publication)

28.

Yasin SM, Khairul Mizan T, Rafdzah Ahmad Z. Reliability and Construct Validity of the Bahasa Malaysia Version of Transtheoretical Model (TTM) Questionnaire for Smoking Cessation and Relapse among Malaysian Adult Smokers. Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev. 2011; 12 (6): 1439‐1443 (ISI‐Cited Publication)

29.

Magaji BA, Roslani AC, Chee Wei L, Moy FM, Buckley BS. Closed versus open approach in laparoscopic colorectal surgery (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

30.

Lei Hum Wee, Robert West, Awang Bulgiba,and Lion Shahab, Predictors of 3‐Month Abstinence in Smokers Attending Stop‐Smoking Clinics in Malaysia. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 13(2): 151‐156.

31.

Siti Munira Yasin et al. Reliability and Construct Validity of the Bahasa Malaysia Version of Transtheoretical Model (TTM) Questionnaire for Smoking Cessation and Relapse among Malaysian Adult. Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev.

32.

Wong LP, Sam IC. Knowledge and attitudes in regard to pandemic influenza A(H1N1) in a multiethnic community of Malaysia. Int J Behav Medicine. 2011. doi 10.1007/s12529‐010‐9114‐9 (ISI‐Cited Publication)

33.

Wong LP. Premenstrual syndrome and dysmenorrhea: Urban‐rural and multi‐ethnic differences in perception, impacts and treatment‐seeking. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. 2011: 24(5): 272‐277. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

34.

Wong LP. Attitudes towards dysmenorrhea, impact and treatment‐seeking among adolescent girls: a rural school‐based survey. Australian Journal of Rural Health 2011; 19(4): 218‐23. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

 

35.

Chirk Jenn, Ng, Low, WY, Wong, YL, Sudin, MR, Mohamed, R. Uncovering the experiences and needs of patients with chronic Hepatitis B infection at diagnosis: A qualitative study. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2011. doi: 10.1177/101053951141258. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

36.

Wong LP, George EA, JAMA Tan. Holistic Approach to Education Programmes in Thalassemia for a Multi‐Ethnic Population: Consideration of perspectives, attitudes and perceived needs. Journal of Community Genetics. 2011. doi 10.1007/s12687‐011‐0039‐z. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

37.

M Dahlui, CW Ng, N Al Sadat, S Ismail, AM Bulgiba. Is Breast Examination (BSE) Still Relevant? A Study on BSE Performance among Female Staff of University of Malaya. Asia Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2011.

38.

Yasin SM, Retneswari M, Moy FM, Koh D, Marzuki I. Smokers can quit regardless of motivation in a worksite smoking cessation programme. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2011; 12 (9): 2193‐2198. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

39.

Yasin SM, Retneswari M, Moy FM, Darus A, Koh D. Job stressors in relation to smoking cessation among Malaysian male employees in Worksite Smoking Cessation Programmes. (In press) Accepted by Occupational Medicine on 20th December 2011. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

40.

Yasin SM, Moy FM, Retneswari M, Isahak M, Koh D. Timing to smoking relapse and its associated risk factors among smokers attending Worksite Smoking Cessation Programme. (In press) Accepted by The Intenational Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease on 5th January 2012. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

41.

Yasin SM, Retneswari M, Moy FM, Koh D. Can perceived risk and benefits of quitting predict smoking cessation? Malaysian experience. (In press) Accepted by Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. (ISI‐Cited Publication)

42.

Wan‐Yuen Choo, Michael P. Dunne, Mary J. Marret, Mary Lou Flemming & Yut‐Lin Wong. Victimization Experiences of Adolescents in Malaysia. Journal of Adolescent Health. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2011.04.020

43.

Wong Yut Lin & Rashidah Abdullah. Unwanted pregnancies and women’s access to contraception and legal safe abortion in Malaysia: role of health providers. Malaysian Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2011; 8(21): 135.