Publications by authors named "Bee Hoon Heng"

61Publications

Development of a scalable and extendable multi-dimensional health index to measure the health of individuals.

PLoS One 2020 7;15(10):e0240302. Epub 2020 Oct 7.

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7540893PMC
October 2020

Frailty and healthcare utilisation across care settings among community-dwelling older adults in Singapore.

BMC Geriatr 2020 Oct 6;20(1):389. Epub 2020 Oct 6.

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group Pte Ltd, 3 Fusionopolis Link, #03-08 Nexus@one-north (South Lobby), Singapore, 13854, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12877-020-01800-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7542115PMC
October 2020

Analysis via Markov decision process to evaluate glycemic control strategies of a large retrospective cohort with type 2 diabetes: the ameliorate study.

Acta Diabetol 2020 Jul 21;57(7):827-834. Epub 2020 Feb 21.

Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Programme, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00592-020-01492-xDOI Listing
July 2020

Association of Nutritional Status with Physical Function and Disability in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Longitudinal Data Analysis.

J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 2020 Apr-Jun;39(2):131-142. Epub 2020 Feb 12.

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21551197.2020.1725711DOI Listing
August 2020

Is there scope for expanding the optometrist's scope of practice in Singapore? - A survey of optometrists, opticians in Singapore.

Cont Lens Anterior Eye 2019 06 26;42(3):258-264. Epub 2019 Feb 26.

Implementation Science, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2019.02.008DOI Listing
June 2019

Effects of chronic diseases on health-related quality of life and self-rated health among three adult age groups.

Nurs Health Sci 2019 Jun 10;21(2):214-222. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nhs.12585DOI Listing
June 2019

Lifetime trajectory simulation of chronic disease progression and comorbidity development.

J Biomed Inform 2018 12 7;88:29-36. Epub 2018 Nov 7.

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbi.2018.11.002DOI Listing
December 2018

Health Technology Disinvestment in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2018 Aug;47(8):338-344

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Office, Group Health Informatics, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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August 2018

Sex differences in associations between multimorbidity and physical function domains among community-dwelling adults in Singapore.

PLoS One 2018 14;13(5):e0197443. Epub 2018 May 14.

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group Pte Ltd, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0197443PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5951575PMC
November 2018

Prevalence of frailty and its association with depressive symptoms among older adults in Singapore.

Aging Ment Health 2019 03 16;23(3):319-324. Epub 2018 Jan 16.

a Health Services and Outcomes Research , National Healthcare Group Pte Ltd. , Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13607863.2017.1416332DOI Listing
March 2019

Medication adherence and glycemic control among newly diagnosed diabetes patients.

BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care 2017 31;5(1):e000429. Epub 2017 Jul 31.

National Healthcare Group Polyclinics, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjdrc-2017-000429DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5574459PMC
July 2017

Social isolation, loneliness and their relationships with depressive symptoms: A population-based study.

PLoS One 2017 23;12(8):e0182145. Epub 2017 Aug 23.

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group Pte Ltd, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0182145PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5568112PMC
October 2017

Integrating palliative care across settings: A retrospective cohort study of a hospice home care programme for cancer patients.

Palliat Med 2016 07 11;30(7):634-41. Epub 2016 Feb 11.

Health Services & Outcomes Research Department, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269216315622126DOI Listing
July 2016

Annual all-cause mortality rate for patients with diabetic kidney disease in Singapore.

J Clin Transl Endocrinol 2016 Jun 27;4:1-6. Epub 2016 Jan 27.

CEO's Office, National Healthcare Group Polyclinics, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcte.2016.01.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5680480PMC
June 2016

Unplanned 3-day re-attendance rate at Emergency Department (ED) and hospital's bed occupancy rate (BOR).

Int J Emerg Med 2015 Dec 25;8(1):82. Epub 2015 Aug 25.

Department of Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, 3 Fusionopolis Link, #03-08 Nexus@one-north, 138543, Singapore,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12245-015-0082-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4547977PMC
December 2015

Association of Socioeconomic Status (SES) and Social Support with Depressive Symptoms among the Elderly in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2014 Dec;43(12):576-87

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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December 2014

Outcomes of direct and indirect medical intensive care unit admissions from the emergency department of an acute care hospital: a retrospective cohort study.

BMJ Open 2014 Nov 27;4(11):e005553. Epub 2014 Nov 27.

Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005553DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4248087PMC
November 2014

Analysis of patient waiting time governed by a generic maximum waiting time policy with general phase-type approximations.

Health Care Manag Sci 2015 Sep 26;18(3):267-78. Epub 2014 Nov 26.

Department of Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, 3 Fusionopolis Link, Singapore, 138543, Singapore,

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10729-014-9308-9
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10729-014-9308-9DOI Listing
September 2015

Effects of a population-based diabetes management program in Singapore.

Am J Manag Care 2014 Sep 1;20(9):e388-98. Epub 2014 Sep 1.

Health Services and Outcomes Research Department, National Healthcare Group, 6 Commonwealth Lane, #04-01/02 GMTI Building, Singapore 149547. E-mail:

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September 2014

Health status profiles in community-dwelling elderly using self-reported health indicators: a latent class analysis.

Qual Life Res 2014 Dec 29;23(10):2889-98. Epub 2014 May 29.

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore, Singapore,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11136-014-0723-7DOI Listing
December 2014

Determinants of health-related quality of life among community dwelling elderly.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2014 Jan;43(1):3-10

Health Services & Outcomes Research (HSOR), National Healthcare Group HQ, Singapore.

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January 2014

Right-siting chronic kidney disease care-a survey of general practitioners in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2013 Dec;42(12):646-56

Health Services & Outcomes Research (HSOR), National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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December 2013

Quality of care of patients with chronic kidney disease in national healthcare group polyclinics from 2007 to 2011.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2013 Dec;42(12):632-9

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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December 2013

5-year survival and rehospitalization due to stroke recurrence among patients with hemorrhagic or ischemic strokes in Singapore.

BMC Neurol 2013 Oct 3;13:133. Epub 2013 Oct 3.

Department of Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2377-13-133DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3850698PMC
October 2013

Real-time prediction of waiting time in the emergency department, using quantile regression.

Ann Emerg Med 2012 Sep 10;60(3):299-308. Epub 2012 May 10.

Department of Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2012.03.011DOI Listing
September 2012

Predicting mortality among older adults hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia: an enhanced confusion, urea, respiratory rate and blood pressure score compared with pneumonia severity index.

Respirology 2012 Aug;17(6):969-75

Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Geriatric Medicine, Seng Hospital National Healthcare, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1843.2012.02183.xDOI Listing
August 2012

Geriatric syndromes and depressed mood in lower-income Singaporeans with diabetes: implications for diabetes management and health promotion.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2012 Feb;41(2):67-76

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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February 2012

Effectiveness of acute geriatric units in the real world: the case of short-term mortality among seniors hospitalized for pneumonia.

Geriatr Gerontol Int 2013 Jan 11;13(1):55-62. Epub 2012 Apr 11.

Department of Geriatric Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00858.xDOI Listing
January 2013

Economic burden of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Respirology 2012 Jan;17(1):120-6

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1843.2011.02073.xDOI Listing
January 2012

Predicting hospital admissions at emergency department triage using routine administrative data.

Acad Emerg Med 2011 Aug;18(8):844-50

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1553-2712.2011.01125.xDOI Listing
August 2011

A comparison of comorbidities obtained from hospital administrative data and medical charts in older patients with pneumonia.

BMC Health Serv Res 2011 May 18;11:105. Epub 2011 May 18.

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, 6 Commonwealth Lane, #04-01/02 GMTI Building, Singapore 149547.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-11-105DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3112394PMC
May 2011

Review of studies and guidelines on fasting and procedural sedation at the emergency department.

Int J Evid Based Healthc 2010 Jun;8(2):75-8

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-1609.2010.00163.xDOI Listing
June 2010

Analysis of factors causing long patient waiting time and clinic overtime in outpatient clinics.

J Med Syst 2012 Apr 5;36(2):707-13. Epub 2010 Aug 5.

National Healthcare Group, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10916-010-9538-4DOI Listing
April 2012

Using spatial accessibility to identify polyclinic service gaps and volume of under-served population in Singapore using Geographic Information System.

Int J Health Plann Manage 2012 Jul-Sep;27(3):e173-85. Epub 2010 Jul 29.

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hpm.1063DOI Listing
January 2013

Factors associated with delayed discharges after inpatient stroke rehabilitation in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2010 Jun;39(6):435-41

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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June 2010

The Singapore National Healthcare Group Diabetes Registry--descriptive epidemiology of type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2010 May;39(5):348-52

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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May 2010

Factors predicting inpatient rehabilitation length of stay of acute stroke patients in Singapore.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2009 Jul;90(7):1202-7

Health Services and Outcomes Research Department, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2009.01.027DOI Listing
July 2009

Global trends in cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery--an opportunity or a threat?

Ann Acad Med Singap 2009 Jun;38(6):541-5

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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June 2009

Predicting positive blood cultures in patients presenting with pneumonia at an Emergency Department in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2009 Jun;38(6):508-7

Department of Emergency Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore.

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June 2009

Effects of survey mode on results of a patient satisfaction survey at the observation unit of an acute care hospital in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2009 Jun;38(6):487-7

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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June 2009

Venous thromboembolism at the National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2009 Jun;38(6):470-8

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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June 2009

Health services research: why it matters to health policy makers and clinicians.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2009 Jun;38(6):467-3

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June 2009

Forecasting daily attendances at an emergency department to aid resource planning.

BMC Emerg Med 2009 Jan 29;9. Epub 2009 Jan 29.

Health Services & Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Commonwealth Lane, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-227X-9-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2640341PMC
January 2009

Bridging the gap between primary and specialist care--an integrative model for stroke.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2008 Feb;37(2):118-27

Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore.

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February 2008

Measuring the quality of care of diabetic patients at the specialist outpatient clinics in public hospitals in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2007 Dec;36(12):980-6

Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group, Singapore.

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December 2007

Perception of the public towards the mentally ill in developed Asian country.

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2007 Sep 27;42(9):734-9. Epub 2007 Jun 27.

Institute of Mental Health, 10, Buangkok View, Singapore, 539747, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-007-0213-0DOI Listing
September 2007

Clinical and laboratory findings of SARS in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2006 May;35(5):332-9

Department of Internal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://www.annals.edu.sg/pdf/35VolNo5200606/V35N5p332.pdf
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May 2006

The outbreak of SARS at Tan Tock Seng Hospital--relating epidemiology to control.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2006 May;35(5):317-25

Communicable Diseases Centre, Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

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May 2006

Epidemiology and control of SARS in Singapore.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2006 May;35(5):301-16

Communicable Diseases, Health Regulation Division, Ministry of Health, Singapore.

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May 2006