• 1505 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
19982019
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Research Outputs 1998 2019

  • 1505 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 2 Book
  • 1 Paper
  • 1 Other contribution
2019

Appropriate scaling approach for evaluating peak VO₂ development in Southern Chinese 8 to 16 years old

YU, C. W. C., MCMANUS, A. M., AU, C. T., SO, H. K., CHAN, A., SUNG, R. Y. T. & LI, A. M., Mar 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 3, e0213674.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise equipment
Body Size
gender
Body Height
Hong Kong

Effects of 8-week core training on core endurance and running economy

HUNG, K-C., CHUNG, H-W., YU, C. W. C., LAI, H-C. & SUN, F., Mar 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 3, e0213158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Athletes
Durability
Exercise equipment
testing
Oxygen Consumption
2 Citations (Scopus)
Mindfulness
Students
Psychology
Psychological Theory
Physical Education and Training
2018

Formula-feeding and the risk of type-2 diabetes mellitus among Hong Kong adolescents

HUI, LL., LEE, SL., KWOK, MK., YU, C. W. C. & SCHOOLING, CM., Aug 2018, In : Hong Kong Medical Journal. 24, Suppl 4, p. 20-23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health impact of dietary education of plant based diet to a group of people with chronic illnesses

YU, C. W. C., LEUNG, S. S. F., LEE, V. & CHAN, R. S. M., Jul 2018

Research output: Other contribution

Chronic Disease
Diet
Education
Restaurants
Nutritionists
2 Citations (Scopus)
Physical Fitness
Mental Health
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Education
2016

Effects of resistance training on cardiovascular health in non-obese active adolescents

YU, C. W. C., MCMANUS, A. M., SO, H-K., CHOOK, P., AU, C-T., LI, A. M., KAM, J. T-C., SO, R. C-H., LAM, C. W-K., CHAN, I. H-S. & SUNG, R. Y-T., 2016, In : World Journal of Clinical Pediatrics. 5, 3, p. 293-300

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resistance Training
Health
Blood Vessels
Dilatation
Fasting

Mealtime behavioral problems in Hong Kong Chinese preschoolers with autism spectrum disorder

CHAN, D. F. Y., YU, C. W. C., SO, H. K., CHAN, S. & TSANG, N., 2016, In : Journal of Psychological Abnormalities. S1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hong Kong
Meals
Feeding Behavior
Autistic Disorder
Caregivers

Systematic aerobic exercises for training preschool children with autism spectrum disorders in community centre setting: A validation study

YU, C. W. C., WONG, W. L. S., LAM, KH. K., SO, C. H. R., LO, S. F. F. & CHAN, F. Y. D., Dec 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2015
8 Citations (Scopus)

Association between leisure time physical activity, cardiopulmonary fitness, cardiovascular risk factors, and cardiovascular workload at work in firefighters

YU, C. W. C., AU, C. T., LEE, F. Y. F., SO, R. C. H., WONG, J. P. S., MAK, G. Y. K., CHIEN, E. P. & MCMANUS, A. M., Sep 2015, In : Safety and Health at Work. 6, 3, p. 192-199

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Firefighters
leisure time
Leisure Activities
Workload
fitness
2013
8 Citations (Scopus)

Orlistat improves endothelial function in obese adolescents: A randomised trial

YU, C. W. C., LI, A. M., CHAN, K. O. W., CHOOK, P., KAM, J. T. C., AU, C. T., SO, R. C. H., SUNG, R. Y. T. & MCMANUS, A. M., Nov 2013, In : Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 49, 11, p. 969-975

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Mass Index
Diet
Dilatation
Fasting
orlistat
2010
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing in children

YU, C. W. C., MCMANUS, A. M., LI, A. M., SUNG, R. Y. T. & ARMSTRONG, N., 2010, In : Hong Kong Journal of Paediatrics. 15, 1, p. 35-47

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise Test
Exercise
Hong Kong
Cardiovascular System
Pediatrics
19 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of short-term resistance training on serum leptin levels in obese adolescents

LAU, P. W. C., KONG, Z., CHOI, C., YU, C. W. C., CHAN, D. F. Y., SUNG, R. Y. T. & LEUNG, B. W. C., Jun 2010, In : Journal of Exercise Science and Fitness. 8, 1, p. 54-60

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resistance Training
Leptin
Serum
Fats
Muscle Strength
2008
23 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of diet and strength training on obese children's physical self-concept

YU, C. W. C., SUNG, R. Y. T., HAU, K. T., LAM, P. K. W., NELSON, E. A. S. & SO, R. C. H., Mar 2008, In : Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 48, 1, p. 76-82

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical Phenomena
Resistance Training
Self Concept
Diet
Body Composition
25 Citations (Scopus)

Using heart-rate feedback to increase physical activity in children

MCMANUS, A. M., MASTERS, R. S. W., LAUKKANEN, R. M. T., YU, C. W. C., SIT, C. H. P. & LING, F. C. M., Oct 2008, In : Preventive Medicine. 47, 4, p. 402-408

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Rate
Exercise
Control Groups
Hong Kong
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
2007
37 Citations (Scopus)

Calibration of the RT3 accelerometer for ambulation and nonambulation in children

CHU, E. Y. W., MCMANUS, A. M. & YU, C. W. C., Nov 2007, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 39, 11, p. 2085-2091

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calibration
Walking
Oxygen
ROC Curve
Sensitivity and Specificity
60 Citations (Scopus)
Physical Phenomena
body image
Pediatric Obesity
Body Image
Hong Kong
113 Citations (Scopus)

Waist circumference and body mass index in Chinese children: Cutoff values for predicting cardiovascular risk factors

SUNG, R. Y. T., YU, C. W. C., CHOI, K. C., MCMANUS, A., LI, A. M. C., XU, S. L. Y., CHAN, D., LO, A. F. C., CHAN, J. C. N. & FOK, T. F., Mar 2007, In : International Journal of Obesity. 31, 3, p. 550-558

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waist Circumference
Body Mass Index
Hong Kong
Blood Pressure
Hip
2006
43 Citations (Scopus)
schoolchild
academic achievement
self-esteem
primary school
Hong Kong
6 Citations (Scopus)

Longer term follow up of aerobic capacity in children affected by severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)

YU, C. W. C., LI, A. M., SO, R. C. H., MCMANUS, A., NG, P. C., CHU, W., CHAN, D., CHENG, F., CHIU, W. K., LEUNG, C. W., YAU, Y. S., MO, K. W., WONG, E. M. C., CHEUNG, A. Y. K., LEUNG, T. F., SUNG, R. Y. T. & FOK, T. F., 2006, In : Thorax. 61, 3, p. 240-246

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
Lung
Oxygen
Thorax
Tomography
2005
40 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of strength training on body composition and bone mineral content in children who are obese

YU, C. W. C., SUNG, R. Y. T., SO, R. C. H., LUI, K-C., LAU, W., LAM, P. K. W. & LAU, E. M. C., Aug 2005, In : Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 19, 3, p. 667-672

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resistance Training
Body Composition
Bone Density
Diet
Exercise
33 Citations (Scopus)

Self-perception of physical competences in preadolescent overweight Chinese children

SUNG, R. Y. T., YU, C. W. C., SO, R. C. H., LAM, P. K. W. & HAU, K. T., 2005, In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 59, 1, p. 101-106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Concept
Mental Competency
Weights and Measures
Adipose Tissue
Exercise
203 Citations (Scopus)

The six-minute walk test in healthy children: Reliability and validity

LI, A. M., YIN, J., YU, C. W. C., TSANG, T., SO, H. K., WONG, E., CHAN, D., HON, E. K. L. & SUNG, R., 2005, In : European Respiratory Journal. 25, 6, p. 1057-1060

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproducibility of Results
Physical Examination
Exercise
Exercise Tolerance
Spirometry
2004
330 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of diet and exercise on obesity-related vascular dysfunction in children

WOO, K. S., CHOOK, P., YU, C. W. C., SUNG, R. Y. T., QIAO, M., LEUNG, S. S. F., LAM, C. W. K., METREWELI, C. & CELERMAJER, D. S., 27 Apr 2004, In : Circulation. 109, 16, p. 1981-1986

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Vessels
Obesity
Exercise
Diet
Diet Therapy
232 Citations (Scopus)

Overweight in children is associated with arterial endothelial dysfunction and intima-media thickening

WOO, K. S., CHOOK, P., YU, C. W. C., SUNG, R. Y. T., QIAO, M., LEUNG, S. S. F., LAM, C. W. K., METREWELI, C. & CELERMAJER, D. S., Jun 2004, In : International Journal of Obesity. 28, 7, p. 852-857

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Mass Index
Carotid Intima-Media Thickness
Waist-Hip Ratio
Adipose Tissue
Insulin
16 Citations (Scopus)

The association between global self-esteem, physical self-concept and actual vs ideal body size rating in Chinese primary school children

LAU, P. W. C., LEE, A., RANSDELL, L., YU, C. W. C. & SUNG, R. Y. T., Feb 2004, In : International Journal of Obesity. 28, 2, p. 314-319

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical Phenomena
Body Size
Self Concept
2003
52 Citations (Scopus)

High prevalence of insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome in overweight/obese preadolescent Hong Kong Chinese children aged 9-12 years

SUNG, R. Y. T., TONG, P. C. Y., YU, C. W. C., LAU, P. W. C., MOK, G. T. F., YAM, M-C., LAM, P. K. W. & CHAN, J. C. N., Jan 2003, In : Diabetes Care. 26, 1, p. 250-251

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002
79 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of dietary intervention and strength training on blood lipid level in obese children

SUNG, R. Y. T., YU, C. W. C., CHANG, S. K. Y., MO, S. W., WOO, K. S. & LAM, C. W. K., Jun 2002, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 86, 6, p. 407-410

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resistance Training
Diet
Lipids
Program Evaluation
Body Mass Index
20 Citations (Scopus)

Energy expenditure and physical activity of obese children: Cross-sectional study

YU, C. W. C., SUNG, R. Y. T., SO, R., LAM, K., NELSON, E. A. S., LI, A. M. C., YUAN, Y. & LAM, P. K. W., Oct 2002, In : Hong Kong Medical Journal. 8, 5, p. 313-317

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy Metabolism
Cross-Sectional Studies
Exercise
Basal Metabolism
Hong Kong
2001
6 Citations (Scopus)

Head-up tilt test without intravascular cannulation in children and adolescents

SUNG, R. Y. T., YU, C. W. C., NG, E., DU, Z. D., TOMLINSON, B. & TAM, M. S. C., Aug 2001, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 80, 1, p. 69-76

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Syncope
Catheterization
Head
Hemodynamics
Vasovagal Syncope
92 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of body fat using leg to leg bioimpedance

SUNG, R. Y. T., LAU, P., YU, C. W. C., LAM, P. K. W. & NELSON, E. A. S., Sep 2001, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 85, 3, p. 263-267

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adipose Tissue
Leg
Hong Kong
Body Composition
Reference Values
2000
13 Citations (Scopus)

A longitudinal study of cardiac function in children with cancer over 40 months

LI, C. K., SUNG, R. Y. T., KWOK, K. L., LEUNG, T. F., SHING, M. M. K., CHIK, K. W., YU, C. W. C., YAM, M. C. & YUEN, P. M. P., Jan 2000, In : Pediatric Hematology and Oncology. 17, 1, p. 77-83

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longitudinal Studies
Anthracyclines
Neoplasms
Sex Distribution
Withholding Treatment
31 Citations (Scopus)

Cerebral blood flow during vasovagal syncope induced by active standing or head up tilt

SUNG, R. Y. T., DU, Z. D., YU, C. W. C., YAM, M. C. & FOK, T. F., 2000, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 82, 2, p. 154-158

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebrovascular Circulation
Vasovagal Syncope
Blood Flow Velocity
Syncope
Head
1998
5 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of blood transfusion on left ventricular output in premature babies

YU, C. W. C., SUNG, R. Y. T., FOK, T. F. & WONG, E. M. C., Oct 1998, In : Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 34, 5, p. 444-446

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erythrocyte Transfusion
Blood Transfusion
Hematocrit
Left Ventricular Function
Cardiac Output
4 Citations (Scopus)

How common is acute otitis media in Hong Kong?

SUNG, R. Y. T., YU, C. W. C., CHAN, J. T. S., WOO, J. K. S., LAM, C. C. & TSENG, R. Y. M., Mar 1998, In : Hong Kong Practitioner. 20, 3, p. 114-119

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Otitis Media
Hong Kong
Pediatrics
Private Hospitals
Private Practice