Editorial.
Authors: Collins RA PMID: 32690809 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Efficacy of face masks to prevent respiratory virus transmission: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Cowling BJ, Ip DK, Yen HL PMID: 32690810 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Human parechovirus infection in Hong Kong neonates, infants, and young children: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Chan PKS, Chan MCW, Nelson EAS, Leung TF PMID: 32690811 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Effect of increased influenza and pneumococcal vaccine coverage on the burden of influenza among elderly people in Hong Kong versus Brisbane: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Yang L, Hu WB, Wong CM, Chiu SSS, Soares Magalhaes RJ, Thach TQ, Clements ACA, Peiris JSM PMID: 32690812 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Severity profiles of respiratory viruses in children in Hong Kong: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Wu P, Cowling BJ, Peiris JSM PMID: 32690813 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

C-terminal truncated hepatitis B virus X protein regulates tumourigenicity, self-renewal, and chemoresistance via STAT3/Nanog signalling pathway: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Ching RHH, Sze KMF, Lau EYT, Chiu YT, Lee JMF, Ng IOL, Lee TKW PMID: 32690814 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Involvement of autophagy in antibacterial actions of vitamin D in Helicobacter pylori infection: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Hu W, Zhang L, Wu WKK, Cho CH PMID: 32690815 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Structure-based discovery of inhibitors of Helicobacter pylori urease: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Tam CL, Yuen MH, Nim YS, Xu YF, Au SWN, Ngo JCK, Huang P, Wong KB PMID: 32690816 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Role of HP1076 in type IV secretion pathway in Helicobacter pylori: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Lam WL, Li M, Lau KF, Chan VSF, Au SWN PMID: 32690817 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Characterisation of Staphylococcus aureus virulence factor EsxA and structure-based screening of EsxA inhibitors for combating methicillin-resistant S aureus: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Sze KH, Kao RYT PMID: 32690818 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Genomic and transcriptomic analyses of the Salmonella virulence regulatory network: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Wong MHY, Lin D, Li R, Chan EWC, Chen S PMID: 32690819 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Molecular mechanisms of fluoroquinolone and expanded-spectrum cephalosporin resistance in Vibrio parahaemolyticus: abridged secondary publication.
Authors: Chen S, Chan EWC, Po KHL, Ye L, Li R PMID: 32690820 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Passive-positive organ donor registration behaviour.
Authors: Chow KM, Lui SF PMID: 32554814 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Doctors and voluntary services.
Authors: Fong B PMID: 32554815 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Launch of the HKMJ Expert Advisory Panel on Social Media: enhancing reach, timeliness, and efficient sharing of medical literature.
Authors: Wong MCS, Teoh JYC PMID: 32554816 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Hip fractures are preventable: a proposal for osteoporosis screening and fall prevention in older people.
Authors: Kwok TCY, Law SW, Leung EMF, Choy DTK, Lam PMS, Leung JCS, Wong SH, Ip TP, Cheung CL PMID: 32554817 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Mitochondrial cardiomyopathy due to m.3243A > G mitochondrial DNA mutation presenting in late adulthood: a case report.
Mitochondrial cardiomyopathy due to m.3243A>G mitochondrial DNA mutation presenting in late adulthood: a case report. Hong Kong Med J. 2020 Jun;26(3):240-242 Authors: Chau EMC, Ma ESK, Chan AOO, Tsoi TH, Law WL PMID: 32554818 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Familial dysalbuminaemic hyperthyroxinaemia with discordant thyroid function test results: two case reports.
Authors: Lau NKC, Tsui TKC, Kwok JSS, Cheung KKT, Chow CC, Yeung CK, Yuen YP PMID: 32554819 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Proliferation of syndromes and acronyms in paediatric critical care: are we more or less confused?
Authors: Hon KL, Leung AKC, Wong JCP PMID: 32554820 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Games supporting organ donation: an interview with Dr Ka-foon Chau.
Authors: Chan CC, Cheung M, Tsui M PMID: 32554821 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Allenburys Feeder.
Authors: Mak R PMID: 32554822 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Responding to COVID-19 in Hong Kong.
Authors: To KKW, Yuen KY PMID: 32525099 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Role of computed tomography imaging in identifying COVID-19 cases.
Authors: Wong SYS, Kwok KO PMID: 32525100 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

How are family doctors serving the Hong Kong community during the COVID-19 outbreak? A survey of HKCFP members.
This study evaluated the preparedness of family doctors during early phase of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak in Hong Kong. METHODS: All members of the Hong Kong College of Family Physicians were invited to participate in a cross-sectional online survey using a 20-item questionnaire to collect information on practice preparedness for the COVID-19 outbreak through an email followed by a reminder SMS message between 31 January 2020 and 3 February 2020. RESULTS: Of 1589 family doctors invited, 491 (31%) participated in the survey, including 242 (49%) from private sector. In all, 98% surveyed doctors c...
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - June 2, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Attitudes, acceptance, and registration in relation to organ donation in Hong Kong: a cross-sectional study.
CONCLUSIONS: More effort should be made to facilitate organ donor registration in face-to-face settings via promotional booths and in online settings via appropriate social media platforms. PMID: 32448810 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - May 26, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Risk stratification protocol to reduce consumption of personal protective equipment for emergency surgeries during COVID-19 pandemic.
Authors: Wong DHT, Tang EWH, Njo A, Chu CKL, Chau SKY, Chow TL, Lim HS, Fung KSC, Li KKW PMID: 32366724 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - May 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Importance of patient-reported outcomes and health-related quality of life when considering prostate cancer treatment.
Authors: Tsu JHL PMID: 32300071 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Diagnosis and prediction of miscarriage: can we do better?
Authors: Yu FNY, Leung KY PMID: 32300072 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Approaches to screening for latent tuberculosis infection in patients with immune-mediated disease prior to commencement of biologics.
Authors: Tam LS PMID: 32300073 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Secondary organising pneumonia complicating acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by severe influenza A: a case report.
Authors: Yeung AWT, Yu JSY, Wong RWC PMID: 32300074 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Gastric synovial sarcoma: a case report and literature review.
Authors: Wong HK, Law S, Collins R PMID: 32300075 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Kaposi's sarcoma presenting with multiple cervical lymphadenopathies in a renal transplant recipient: a case report.
Authors: Leung TL, Wong LY, Cheuk A PMID: 32300076 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Recognising eye implants on radiological imaging: pear or fishball shapes.
Authors: Au SCL, Ko STC PMID: 32300077 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Bow hunter's syndrome: a sinister cause of vertigo and syncope not to be missed.
Authors: Wong SC, Chan TS, Chan CH, Ma JKF PMID: 32300078 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Health risks of exposure to CS gas (tear gas): an update for healthcare practitioners in Hong Kong.
Authors: Tsang ACO, Li LF, Tsang RKY PMID: 32300079 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Successful treatment of influenza A encephalopathy.
Authors: Hon KL PMID: 32300080 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Into the circuit of a pioneering mind: An interview with Professor Vincent Mok.
Authors: Cheuk N, Yeung C, Lam C PMID: 32300081 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Sharman's kymographic tubal insufflation apparatus.
Authors: Leung P PMID: 32300082 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - April 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Journal policy on publishing studies with negative results.
Authors: Wong MCS, Huang J, Weller D, Jones R PMID: 32127499 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Crucial role of primary healthcare professionals in the assessment and diagnosis of dementia.
Authors: Xue H, Nie J, Shi Y PMID: 32127500 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Megacolon as the presenting feature of multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B: a case report.
Authors: Xu L, Shek KW, Wong KC, Tong KL, Hau MN PMID: 32127501 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Purple glove syndrome caused by intravenous phenytoin: two case reports.
Authors: Tsang CY, Ng JYW, Yuen SH, Lau IT, Leung YF PMID: 32127502 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Ruptured ovarian teratoma with granulomatous peritonitis.
Authors: Wong WL, Chin AWT, Yu WM, Ng FH PMID: 32127503 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Giant perivascular spaces: an uncommon cause of obstructive hydrocephalus.
Authors: So MH, Lo WK PMID: 32127504 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Appendiceal endometriosis: a greater mimicker of appendicitis.
Authors: Jeong DH, Jeon H, Adkins K PMID: 32127505 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Improving Hong Kong's Elderly Health Care Voucher Scheme: an overview and update.
Authors: Chong KC, Fung H, Yeoh EK PMID: 32127506 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Low mortality and severe complications despite high influenza burden among Hong Kong children.
Authors: Hon KL, Tang JW PMID: 32127507 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Re: Per urethral insertion of foreign body for erotism: case reports.
Authors: Khoo JR, Wu GTC, Yeung BKF PMID: 32127508 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

Febrile seizures in children: a condensed update.
Authors: Yau MM, Hon KL, Cheng CF PMID: 32127509 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research

World volunteer and carer for bones and minds: an interview with Dr Chi-wai Chan.
Authors: Yau R, Lau N PMID: 32127510 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal)
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - March 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research