Publications by authors named "Wei Sean Yong"

37Publications

The effects of a video-based education in women with newly diagnosed breast cancer in Singapore.

Support Care Cancer 2018 Nov 18;26(11):3891-3897. Epub 2018 May 18.

Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA.

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November 2018

Surgery for early breast cancer in the extremely elderly leads to improved outcomes - An Asian population study.

Breast 2017 Dec 22;36:44-48. Epub 2017 Sep 22.

Department of General Surgery, Academia, 20 College Road, 169856, Singapore; Singhealth-Duke NUS Breast Centre, Academia, 20 College Road, 169856, Singapore; National Cancer Centre Singapore, 11 Hospital Drive, 169610, Singapore. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Perioperative Outcomes of Therapeutic Breast Surgery in the Elderly.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2016 Jun;45(6):261-3

Singhealth Duke-NUS Breast Centre, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore.

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June 2016

Breast carcinoma and phyllodes tumour: a case series.

J Clin Pathol 2016 Apr 15;69(4):364-9. Epub 2015 Dec 15.

Singhealth Duke-NUS Breast Centre, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore Division of Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore, Singapore.

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April 2016

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor genetic polymorphism (rs6265) is protective against chemotherapy-associated cognitive impairment in patients with early-stage breast cancer.

Neuro Oncol 2016 Feb 19;18(2):244-51. Epub 2015 Aug 19.

Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore, Singapore (T.N., S.M.T., H.L.Y., M.S., Y.T.C., H.K.H., A.C.); Department of Pharmacy, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore (Y.X.G., A.C.); Department of Pharmacy, K.K. Women's and Children's Hospital, Singapore (K.M.F.); Breast Centre, K.K. Women's and Children's Hospital, Singapore (M.T.C., J.A.L.); Department of Psychosocial Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore (Y.P.T., G.F.); Department of Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore (W.S.Y., M.P.); Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore (W.-J.K.L., S.-L.K., A.J., G.E.L., M.W., R.D., Y.S.Y., R.N.); Duke-N.U.S Graduate Medical School Singapore, Singapore (R.D., R.N.); Human Genetics, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore (C.C.K.); Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore (C.C.K.).

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February 2016

Recurrent Corynebacterium kroppenstedtii Breast Abscess in a Young Asian Female.

Breast J 2015 Jul-Aug;21(4):431-2

Department of Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore.

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May 2016