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Use of Patient Health Questionnaires (PHQ-9, PHQ-2 & PHQ-1) for Depression Screening in Singapore Primary Care

Author: Charity Low Cheng Hong, Sharon Cohan Sung, Adrian Tan Kok Heng, Chan Yiong Huak, & Daniel Fung Shuen Sheng
Journal: The Singapore Family Physician
Date: 31 May 2018

Cost of Medical Care of Patients with Advanced Serious Illness in Singapore (COMPASS): prospective cohort study protocol

Author: Teo I, Singh R, Malhotra C, Ozdemir S, Dent RA, Kumarakulasinghe NB, Yeo WL, Cheung YB, Malhotra R, Kanesvaran R, Yee ACP, Chan N, Wu HY, Chin SM, Hum AYM, Yang GM, Neo PSH, Nadkarni NV, Harding R, Finkelstein EA
Journal: BMC Cancer
Date: 3 May 2018

Inclination towards research and the pursuit of a research career among medical students: an international cohort study

Author: Ha TC, Ng S, Chen C, Yong SK, Koh GCH, Tan SB, Malhotra R, Altermatt F, Seim A, Biderman A, Woolley TS, Østbye T
Journal: BMC Medical Education
Date: 3 May 2018

Generativity among elderly in a rural area of Maharashtra, India: Correlates and relationship with quality of life

Author: Østbye T, Stankevitz K, Malhotra R, Ogundare O, Shah V, Pati S, Boddicker-Young P, Maselko J
Journal: Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health
Date: 3 May 2018

Changes in nocturnal sleep and daytime nap durations predict all-cause mortality among older adults: The Panel on Health and Ageing of Singaporean Elderly

Author: Cheng G. H.-L., Malhotra R., Ostbye T., Chan A., Ma S., & Lo J. C
Journal: Sleep
Date: 3 May 2018

Impact of Incidence and Progression of Diabetic Retinopathy on Vision-Specific Functioning.

Author: Gupta P, Liang Gan AT, Kidd Man RE, Fenwick EK, Kumari N, Tan G, Mitchell P, Sabanayagam C, Wong TY, Cheng CY, Lamoureux, E.L.
Journal: Ophthalmology
Date: 3 Mar 2018

Change in vision-related quality of life and influencing factors in Asians receiving treatment for neovascular age-related macular degeneration

Author: Fenwick EK, Cheung GCM, Gan AT, Tan G, Lee SY, Wong D, Yeo I, Mathur R, Wong TY, Lamoureux, E.L.
Journal: British Journal of Ophthalmology
Date: 3 Mar 2018

Probability of Major Depression Diagnostic Classification using Semi-structured vs. Fully Structured Diagnostic Interviews

Author: Brooke Levis, Andrea Benedetti, …, Sharon Sung, Daniel Fung, & Brett Thombs (86 contributing authors)
Journal: The British Journal of Psychiatry
Date: 3 May 2018

Cognitive Bias: The Downside of Shared Decision Making

Author: Ozdemir S., Eric A. Finkelstein
Journal: JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics
Date: 3 May 2018

Identifying The Effect of Shelf Nutrition Labels on Consumer Purchases, Results of a Natural Experiment and Consumer Survey

Author: E.A. Finkelstein, Wenying Li, Grace Melo, Kiersten Strombotne, Chen Zhen
Journal: American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Date: 9 Apr 2018

No association between circulating concentrations of vitamin D and risk of lung cancer: An analysis in 20 prospective studies in the Lung Cancer Cohort Consortium (LC3)

Author: Muller DC, Hodge AM, Fanidi A, Albanes D, Mai XM, Shu XO, Weinstein SJ, Larose TL, Zhang X, Han J, Stampfer MJ, Smith-Warner SA, Ma J, Gaziano JM, Sesso HD, Stevens VL, McCullough ML, Layne TM, Prentice R, Pettinger M, Thomson CA, Zheng W, Gao YT, Rothman N, Xiang YB, Cai H, Wang R, Yuan JM, Koh WP, Butler LM, Cai Q, Blot WJ, Wu J, Ueland PM, Midttun Ø, Langhammer A, Hveem K, Johansson M, Hultdin J, Grankvist K, Arslan AA, Le Marchand L, Severi G, Brennan P
Journal: Annals of Oncology
Date: 1 Apr 2018

Association of "Elevated Blood Pressure" and "Stage 1 Hypertension" With Cardiovascular Mortality Among an Asian Population

Author: Talaei M, Hosseini N, Koh AS, Yuan JM, Koh WP
Journal: Journal of the American Heart Association
Date: 1 Apr 2018

Coffee and tea drinking in relation to risk of hip fracture in the Singapore Chinese Health Study

Author: Dai Z, Jin A, Soh AZ, Ang LW, Yuan JM, Koh WP
Journal: Bone
Date: 3 Apr 2018

Threatened Miscarriage and Depressive and Anxiety Symptoms among Women and Partners in Early Pregnancy

Author: Zhu SQ Cindy, Tan TC, Chen H, Malhotra R, Allen JC, Østbye T
Journal: Journal of Affective Disorders
Date: 1 Apr 2018

Ethnic differences in the Prevalence and Risk Factors of Diabetic Retinopathy: The Singapore Epidemiology of Eye Diseases Study

Author: GS Tan, A Gan, C Sabanayagam, YChung Tham, K Neelam, P Mitchell, JJ Wang, Lamoureux, E.L., CY Cheng, TY Wong.
Journal: Ophthalmology
Date: 1 Apr 2018

Individuals' Perspectives on Coping with Vision Loss from Diabetic Retinopathy

Author: Sturrock BA, Rees G, Lamoureux, E.L., Wong TY, Holloway E, Fenwick EK.
Journal: Optometry and Vision Science
Date: 1 Apr 2018

Trajectories of positive aspects of caregiving among family caregivers of stroke-survivors: the differential impact of stroke-survivor disability

Author: Rahul Malhotra, Choy-Lye Chei, Edward Balan Menon, Wai-Leng Chow, Stella Quah, Angelique Chan, Shweta Ajay & David Bruce Matchar
Journal: Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation
Date: 26 Mar 2018

Serologic markers of viral infection and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: A pooled study of three prospective cohorts in China and Singapore

Author: Bassig BA, Willhauck-Fleckenstein M, Shu XO, Koh WP, Gao YT, Purdue MP, Xiang YB, Adams-Haduch J, Wang R, Brenner N, Waterboer T, Michel A, Ji BT, Hosgood HD, Rabkin CS, Yang G, Wong JYY, Zhang J, Hu W, Seow WJ, Chow WH, Pawlita M, Zheng W, Yuan JM, Lan Q, Rothman N.
Journal: Int J Cancer
Date: 25 Mar 2018

The influence of a consumer-wearable activity tracker on sedentary time and prolonged sedentary bouts: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial

Author: Sloan RA, Kim Y, Sahasranaman A, Müller-Riemenschneider F, Biddle SJH, Finkelstein EA
Journal: BMC Research Notes
Date: 22 Mar 2018

Contributions of mean and shape blood pressure distribution to worldwide trends and variations in raised blood pressure: a pooled analysis of 1018 population-based measurement studies with 88.6 million participants

Author: NCD Risk Factor Collaboration (NCD-RisC) (Chan A Jafar TH Malhotra R: Equal contributor co-author in the ‘Country and Regional Data’ group of NCD-RisC)
Journal: International Journal of Epidemiology
Date: 19 Mar 2018