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Health impact of climate change in cities of middle-income countries: the case of China.

Br Med Bull 2019 06;130(1):5-24

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC), Division of Global Health and Humanitarian Medicine, The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bmb/ldz011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6587073PMC
June 2019

Health-emergency disaster risk management and research ethics.

Lancet 2019 01;393(10167):112-113

Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)33126-XDOI Listing
January 2019

A time-series study of the association of rainfall, relative humidity and ambient temperature with hospitalizations for rotavirus and norovirus infection among children in Hong Kong.

Sci Total Environ 2018 Dec 23;643:414-422. Epub 2018 Jun 23.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.06.189DOI Listing
December 2018

Associations of Salmonella hospitalizations with ambient temperature, humidity and rainfall in Hong Kong.

Environ Int 2018 11 10;120:223-230. Epub 2018 Aug 10.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2018.08.014DOI Listing
November 2018

The role of the hotel industry in the response to emerging epidemics: a case study of SARS in 2003 and H1N1 swine flu in 2009 in Hong Kong.

Global Health 2018 11 27;14(1):117. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

Accident and Emergency Medicine Academic Unit, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Trauma & Emergency Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12992-018-0438-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6260697PMC
November 2018

Disaster Risk Reduction in Myanmar: A Need for Focus on Community Preparedness and Improved Evaluation of Initiatives.

Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2018 08 20;12(4):422-426. Epub 2017 Nov 20.

2Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster & Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC),Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2017.107DOI Listing
August 2018

The Tsinghua-Lancet Commission on Healthy Cities in China: unlocking the power of cities for a healthy China.

Lancet 2018 05 17;391(10135):2140-2184. Epub 2018 Apr 17.

Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Earth System Modeling, Department of Earth System Science, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China; Joint Center for Global Change Studies (JCGCS), Beijing, China; Center for Healthy Cities, Institute for China Sustainable Urbanization, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)30486-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7159272PMC
May 2018

Association between Ambient Temperatures and Mental Disorder Hospitalizations in a Subtropical City: A Time-Series Study of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2018 04 14;15(4). Epub 2018 Apr 14.

The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15040754DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5923796PMC
April 2018

Medical and health risks associated with communicable diseases of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh 2017.

Int J Infect Dis 2018 Mar 9;68:39-43. Epub 2018 Jan 9.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC), Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2018.01.001DOI Listing
March 2018

Self-efficacy and barriers to disaster evacuation in Hong Kong.

Int J Public Health 2017 Dec 20;62(9):1051-1058. Epub 2017 Sep 20.

FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1036-8DOI Listing
December 2017

What are the health research needs for the Sendai Framework?

Lancet 2017 Oct 20;390(10106):e35-e36. Epub 2017 Jun 20.

Public Health England, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31670-7DOI Listing
October 2017

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease in Hong Kong: A Time-Series Analysis on Its Relationship with Weather.

PLoS One 2016 17;11(8):e0161006. Epub 2016 Aug 17.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4988669PMC
July 2017

The strategic framework of tuberculosis control and prevention in the elderly: a scoping review towards End TB targets.

Infect Dis Poverty 2017 Jun 1;6(1):70. Epub 2017 Jun 1.

JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40249-017-0284-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5452345PMC
June 2017

Injuries caused by pets in Asian urban households: a cross-sectional telephone survey.

BMJ Open 2017 01 20;7(1):e012813. Epub 2017 Jan 20.

JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012813DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253642PMC
January 2017

Contact infection of infectious disease onboard a cruise ship.

Sci Rep 2016 12 8;6:38790. Epub 2016 Dec 8.

JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep38790DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5144015PMC
December 2016

The development of the Hong Kong Heat Index for enhancing the heat stress information service of the Hong Kong Observatory.

Int J Biometeorol 2016 Jul 6;60(7):1029-39. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Sha Tin, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00484-015-1094-7DOI Listing
July 2016

Industrial accidents in China: risk reduction and response.

Lancet 2015 Oct;386(10002):1421-2

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00424-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7138044PMC
October 2015

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Hong Kong population towards human A/H7N9 influenza pandemic preparedness, China, 2014.

BMC Public Health 2015 Sep 22;15:943. Epub 2015 Sep 22.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-015-2245-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4579795PMC
September 2015

Pre-travel health preparation for malaria prevention among Hong Kong travellers.

Postgrad Med J 2015 Mar 11;91(1073):127-31. Epub 2015 Feb 11.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China Accident & Emergency Medicine Academic Unit, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/postgradmedj-2014-133126DOI Listing
March 2015

Travel health risk perceptions and preparations among travelers at Hong Kong International Airport.

J Travel Med 2014 Jul-Aug;21(4):288-91. Epub 2014 Mar 13.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China; Accident & Emergency Medicine Academic Unit, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jtm.12112DOI Listing
February 2015

Greater temperature variation within a day associated with increased emergency hospital admissions for asthma.

Sci Total Environ 2015 Feb 23;505:508-13. Epub 2014 Oct 23.

School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.10.003DOI Listing
February 2015

Is previous disaster experience a good predictor for disaster preparedness in extreme poverty households in remote Muslim minority based community in China?

J Immigr Minor Health 2014 Jun;16(3):466-72

Collaborative Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, Room 308, The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10903-012-9761-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4008776PMC
June 2014

Typhoon Haiyan and beyond.

Lancet 2013 Dec 23;382(9908):1873. Epub 2013 Nov 23.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)62415-0DOI Listing
December 2013

Weather, pollution, and acute myocardial infarction in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

Int J Cardiol 2013 Sep 2;168(1):243-9. Epub 2012 Oct 2.

Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.09.087DOI Listing
September 2013

Parental migration, self-efficacy and cigarette smoking among rural adolescents in south China.

PLoS One 2013 8;8(3):e57569. Epub 2013 Mar 8.

The J C School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3592888PMC
September 2013

Hospital admissions as a function of temperature, other weather phenomena and pollution levels in an urban setting in China.

Bull World Health Organ 2013 Aug 31;91(8):576-84. Epub 2013 May 31.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, 3/F, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.12.113035DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3738307PMC
August 2013

Associations between mortality and meteorological and pollutant variables during the cool season in two Asian cities with sub-tropical climates: Hong Kong and Taipei.

Environ Health 2013 Jul 19;12:59. Epub 2013 Jul 19.

Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-069X-12-59DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3733824PMC
July 2013

Disease pattern and chronic illness in rural China: the Hong Kong Red Cross basic health clinic after 2008 Sichuan earthquake.

Emerg Med Australas 2013 Jun 20;25(3):252-9. Epub 2013 May 20.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1742-6723.12080DOI Listing
June 2013

Medical volunteers in commercial flight medical diversions.

Aviat Space Environ Med 2013 May;84(5):491-7

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3357/asem.3452.2013DOI Listing
May 2013

Effect modification of the association between short-term meteorological factors and mortality by urban heat islands in Hong Kong.

PLoS One 2012 22;7(6):e38551. Epub 2012 Jun 22.

Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0038551PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3382248PMC
March 2013

Chronic effects of ambient air pollution on lung function among Chinese children.

Arch Dis Child 2013 Feb 12;98(2):128-35. Epub 2012 Dec 12.

School of Public Health and Primary Care, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2011-301541DOI Listing
February 2013

Weather, season, and daily stroke admissions in Hong Kong.

Int J Biometeorol 2012 Sep 14;56(5):865-72. Epub 2011 Sep 14.

Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.

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September 2012

Electric fans for reducing adverse health impacts in heatwaves.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Jul 11(7):CD009888. Epub 2012 Jul 11.

Extreme Events andHealth Protection Section, Centre for Radiation, Chemicals and Environmental Hazards, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD009888.pub2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6457598PMC
July 2012

Early data from the first population-wide breast cancer-specific registry in Hong Kong.

World J Surg 2012 Apr;36(4):723-9

Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation, 22/F, Jupiter Tower, No. 9, Jupiter Street North Point, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-012-1426-2DOI Listing
April 2012

An epidemiological study of technological disasters in China: 1979-2005.

Eur J Emerg Med 2011 Aug;18(4):234-7

School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEJ.0b013e3283421097DOI Listing
August 2011

Chronic health needs immediately after natural disasters in middle-income countries: the case of the 2008 Sichuan, China earthquake.

Eur J Emerg Med 2011 Apr;18(2):111-4

Chinese University of Hong Kong, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEJ.0b013e32833dba19DOI Listing
April 2011

Comparision of health needs of older people between affected rural and urban areas after the 2005 Kashmir, Pakistan earthquake.

Prehosp Disaster Med 2009 Sep-Oct;24(5):365-71

School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Princes of Wales Hospital Shatin, NT, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s1049023x00007159DOI Listing
December 2010

The epidemiology of mine accidents in China.

Lancet 2010 Aug;376(9741):575-7

School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60660-5DOI Listing
August 2010

Characteristics and health outcomes of internally displaced population in unofficial rural self-settled camps after the 2005 Kashmir, Pakistan earthquake.

Eur J Emerg Med 2010 Jun;17(3):136-41

School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEJ.0b013e32832fca1cDOI Listing
June 2010

Remote mobile health service utilization post 2005 Kashmir-Pakistan earthquake.

Eur J Emerg Med 2010 Jun;17(3):158-63

School of Public Health, Princes of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEJ.0b013e328331ddd3DOI Listing
June 2010

Comparision of health needs of older people between affected rural and urban areas after the 2005 Kashmir, Pakistan earthquake.

Prehosp Disaster Med 2009 Sep-Oct;24(5):365-71

School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Princes of Wales Hospital Shatin, NT, Hong Kong.

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December 2010

Psychological distress among adolescents in Chengdu, Sichuan at 1 month after the 2008 Sichuan earthquake.

J Urban Health 2010 May;87(3):504-23

Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, SAR, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2871082PMC
May 2010

Community-based interventions to reduce overweight and obesity in China: a systematic review of the Chinese and English literature.

J Public Health (Oxf) 2008 Dec 6;30(4):436-48. Epub 2007 Nov 6.

School of Public Health, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdm057DOI Listing
December 2008

The untold stories of the Sichuan earthquake.

Authors:
Emily Y Y Chan

Lancet 2008 Aug;372(9636):359-62

School of Public Health, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(08)61141-1DOI Listing
August 2008

Addressing disparities in children's health in China.

Arch Dis Child 2008 Apr;93(4):346-52

School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/adc.2007.130146DOI Listing
April 2008