Peer Reviewed Papers in 2012

1.

Zain, S M; Mohamed, R; Mahadeva, S; Cheah, P L; Rampal, S; Basu, R C; Mohamed, Z

A multi-ethnic study of a PNPLA3 gene variant and its association with disease severity in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease Journal Article

In: Hum Genet, 131 (7), pp. 1145-52, 2012, ISSN: 0340-6717.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

2.

Ainon, R N; Bulgiba, A M; Lahsasna, A

AMI screening using linguistic fuzzy rules Journal Article

In: J Med Syst, 36 (2), pp. 463-73, 2012, ISSN: 0148-5598 (Print) 0148-5598.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

3.

Wong, L P

An exploration of knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of young multiethnic Muslim-majority society in Malaysia in relation to reproductive and premarital sexual practices Journal Article

In: BMC Public Health, 12 , pp. 865, 2012, ISSN: 1471-2458.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

4.

Loh, S Y; Lee, S Y; Quek, K F; Murray, L

Barriers to participation in a randomized controlled trial of Qigong exercises amongst cancer survivors: lessons learnt Journal Article

In: Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 13 (12), pp. 6337-42, 2012, ISSN: 1513-7368.

Abstract | BibTeX

5.

Yasin, S M; Masilamani, R; Ming, M F; Koh, D; Zaki, R A

Can initial perceptions about quitting predict smoking cessation among Malaysian smokers? Journal Article

In: Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health, 43 (2), pp. 501-9, 2012, ISSN: 0125-1562 (Print) 0125-1562.

Abstract | BibTeX

6.

Majid, H A; Emery, P W; Whelan, K

Definitions, attitudes, and management practices in relation to diarrhea during enteral nutrition: a survey of patients, nurses, and dietitians Journal Article

In: Nutr Clin Pract, 27 (2), pp. 252-60, 2012, ISSN: 0884-5336.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

7.

Lim, K S; Wu, C; Choo, W Y; Tan, C T

Development and validation of a public attitudes toward epilepsy (PATE) scale Journal Article

In: Epilepsy Behav, 24 (2), pp. 207-12, 2012, ISSN: 1525-5050.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

8.

Widyahening, I S; van der Heijden, Gjmg; Moy, Ming F; van der Graaf, Y; Sastroasmoro, S; Bulgiba, A

Direct short-term effects of EBP teaching: change in knowledge, not in attitude; a cross-cultural comparison among students from European and Asian medical schools Journal Article

In: Med Educ Online, 17 (1), pp. 19623, 2012, ISSN: 1087-2981.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

9.

Mahadeva, S; Yadav, H; Everett, S M; Goh, K L

Economic impact of dyspepsia in rural and urban malaysia: a population-based study Journal Article

In: J Neurogastroenterol Motil, 18 (1), pp. 43-57, 2012, ISSN: 2093-0879.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

10.

Hoe, V C; Urquhart, D M; Kelsall, H L; Sim, M R

Ergonomic design and training for preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders of the upper limb and neck in adults Journal Article

In: Cochrane Database Syst Rev, (8), pp. Cd008570, 2012, ISSN: 1361-6137.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

11.

Rampal, S; Mahadeva, S; Guallar, E; Bulgiba, A; Mohamed, R; Rahmat, R; Arif, M T; Rampal, L

Ethnic differences in the prevalence of metabolic syndrome: results from a multi-ethnic population-based survey in Malaysia Journal Article

In: PLoS One, 7 (9), pp. e46365, 2012, ISSN: 1932-6203.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

12.

Su, T T; Sallehuddin, B A; Murniati, H H; Swinder, J; Sadat, Al N; Saimy, I

Factors associated with success or failure of quit attempts: a clinical approach for lung cancer prevention Journal Article

In: Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 13 (1), pp. 175-9, 2012, ISSN: 1513-7368 (Print) 1513-7368.

Abstract | BibTeX

13.

Apalasamy, Y D; Ming, M F; Rampal, S; Bulgiba, A; Mohamed, Z

Genetic association of SNPs in the FTO gene and predisposition to obesity in Malaysian Malays Journal Article

In: Braz J Med Biol Res, 45 (12), pp. 1119-26, 2012, ISSN: 0100-879x.

Abstract | BibTeX

14.

Pathy, Bhoo N; Uiterwaal, C S; Taib, N A; Verkooijen, H M; Yip, C H

Gradually implemented new biomarkers for prognostication of breast cancer: complete case analysis may introduce bias Journal Article

In: J Clin Epidemiol, 65 (5), pp. 568-71, 2012, ISSN: 0895-4356.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

15.

Magaji, B A; Moy, F M; Roslani, A C; Sagap, I; Zakaria, J; Blazeby, J M; Law, C W

Health-related quality of life among colorectal cancer patients in Malaysia: a study protocol Journal Article

In: BMC Cancer, 12 , pp. 384, 2012, ISSN: 1471-2407.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

16.

Yasin, S M; Retneswari, M; Moy, F M; Darus, A; Koh, D

Job stressors and smoking cessation among Malaysian male employees Journal Article

In: Occup Med (Lond), 62 (3), pp. 174-81, 2012, ISSN: 0962-7480.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

17.

Said, M A; Sulaiman, A H; Habil, M H; Das, S; Bakar, A K; Yusoff, R M; Loo, T H; Bakar, S A

Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular risk among patients with schizophrenia receiving antipsychotics in Malaysia Journal Article

In: Singapore Med J, 53 (12), pp. 801-7, 2012, ISSN: 0037-5675 (Print) 0037-5675.

Abstract | BibTeX

18.

Wong, L P; Awang, H; Jani, R

Midlife crisis perceptions, experiences, help-seeking, and needs among multi-ethnic malaysian women Journal Article

In: Women Health, 52 (8), pp. 804-19, 2012, ISSN: 0363-0242.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

19.

Dahlui, M; Gan, D E; Taib, N A; Pritam, R; Lim, J

Predictors of breast cancer screening uptake: a pre intervention community survey in Malaysia Journal Article

In: Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 13 (7), pp. 3443-9, 2012, ISSN: 1513-7368 (Print) 1513-7368.

Abstract | BibTeX

20.

Wong, L P

Qualitative inquiry into premarital sexual behaviours and contraceptive use among multiethnic young women: implications for education and future research Journal Article

In: PLoS One, 7 (12), pp. e51745, 2012, ISSN: 1932-6203.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

21.

Tan, F L; Loh, S Y; Su, T T; Veloo, V W; Ng, L L

Return to work in multi-ethnic breast cancer survivors--a qualitative inquiry Journal Article

In: Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 13 (11), pp. 5791-7, 2012, ISSN: 1513-7368.

Abstract | BibTeX

22.

Masilamani, R; Darus, A; Ting, A S; Ali, R; Mahmud, A B; David, K

Salivary biomarkers of stress among teachers in an urban setting Journal Article

In: Asia Pac J Public Health, 24 (2), pp. 278-87, 2012, ISSN: 1010-5395.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

23.

Zaki, R; Bulgiba, A; Ismail, R; Ismail, N A

Statistical methods used to test for agreement of medical instruments measuring continuous variables in method comparison studies: a systematic review Journal Article

In: PLoS One, 7 (5), pp. e37908, 2012, ISSN: 1932-6203.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

24.

Su, A T; Darus, A; Bulgiba, A; Maeda, S; Miyashita, K

The clinical features of hand-arm vibration syndrome in a warm environment--a review of the literature Journal Article

In: J Occup Health, 54 (5), pp. 349-60, 2012, ISSN: 1341-9145.

Abstract | BibTeX

25.

Ng, C H; Pathy, N B; Taib, N A; Mun, K S; Rhodes, A; Yip, C H

The estrogen receptor negative-progesterone receptor positive breast carcinoma is a biological entity and not a technical artifact Journal Article

In: Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 13 (4), pp. 1111-3, 2012, ISSN: 1513-7368 (Print) 1513-7368.

Abstract | BibTeX

26.

Loh, K W; Vriens, M R; Gerritsen, A; Rinkes, Borel I H; van Hillegersberg, R; Schippers, C; Steenhagen, E; Ong, T A; Moy, F M; Molenaar, I Q

Unintentional weight loss is the most important indicator of malnutrition among surgical cancer patients Journal Article

In: Neth J Med, 70 (8), pp. 365-9, 2012, ISSN: 0300-2977.

Abstract | BibTeX