Publications

Publications
No  Journal Publication 
 1 Razatulshima, Farizah Hairi, Hazreen Abdul Majid (2015)The 15-Item Medication Adherence Reasons Scale(MARS): Reliability and Factorial Validity Among Hypertensive Patients in Malaysian Primary Health Care Settings, Singapore Medical Journal, doi: 10.11622/smedj.2015069. (ISI-Cited Publication
 2 Tin Tin Su, Mohammadreza Amiri,Farizah Mohd Hairi,Nithiah Thangiah, Maznah Dahlui, Hazreen Abdul Majid. Body Composition Indices and Predicted Cardiovascular Disease Risk Profile among Urban Dwellers in Malaysia. BioMed Research International Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 174821, 7 pages http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/174821 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 3 Islam T, Bhoo-Pathy N, Su TT, et al. Malaysian Breast Cancer Survivorship Cohort (MyBCC): A Study Protocol. BMJ Open 2015 (accepted) (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 4 Sulaiman NS, Yuen CW, Mat Yassim AR, Van Laar D, Chinna K, Majid HA. (2015) Assessing Quality of Working Life Among Malaysian Workers. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Apr 28. pii: 1010539515583331. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Cited Publication
 5 Apalasamy, Y. D., Rampal, S., Salim, A., Moy, F. M., Su, T. T., Majid, H. A., Bulgiba, A., Mohamed, Z. 2015. Polymorphisms of the Resistin Gene and Their Association with Obesity and Resistin Levels in Malaysian Malays. BIOCHEMICAL GENETICS 53(4-6) MAY 2015, Impact Factor: 0.82 DOI: 10.1007/s10528- 015-9678-9 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 6 Dahlui M, Jahan NK, Majid HA, Jalaludin MY, Murray L, Cantwell M, Su TT, Nabilla Al-Sadat N. (2015) Risk and Protective Factors for Cigarette Use in Young Adolescents in a School Setting: What Could Be Done Better? PLoS One. 2015 Jun 11;10(6):e0129628. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129628. eCollection 2015 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 7 Mazuin KZ, Chin KF, Vineya R, Majid HA (2015). Fiber and prebiotic supplementation in enteral nutrition: a systematic review and meta- analysis. World J Gastroenterol; 21(17):5372-81 (ISI-Cited Publication
 8 Hazreen Abdul Majid., et al. Systematic Review on the Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity among Adolescents in Malaysia 1990-2014 . EC Nutrition 2.6 (2015): 474-481. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication
 9 Firouzi S, Mohd-Yusof BN, Majid HA, Ismail A, Kamaruddin NA (2015)Effect of microbial cell preparation on renal profile and liver function among type 2 diabetics: a randomized controlled trial. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2015 Dec 12;15(1):433. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 10 Meram Azzani, April Camilla Roslani, Tin Tin Su. 2014.The perceived cancer related financial hardship among patients and their families: systematic review. Supportive Care in Cancer. DOI:10.1007/s00520-014- 2474-y (ISI-Cited Publication)
 11 Sze Loon Chow, Siew Yim Loh and Tin Tin Su (2015) Perceived Barriers and Facilitators for Return to Work Among Colorectal Cancer Survivors: Malaysian Healthcare Professionals Experience- @A Qualitative Inquiry. J UOEH 37 i 2 j: 127 |138 i2015 j 
 12 Su, T. T., Amiri, M., Hairi, F. M., Thangiah, N., Bulgiba, A., Majid, H. A. 2015. Prediction of Cardiovascular Disease Risk among Low-Income Urban Dwellers in Metropolitan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Biomed Research International (ISI-Cited Publication)
 13 Ashiru Hamza Mohammad, Nabilla Al Sadat, Loh Siew Yim Karuthan Chinna. 2015. Validity and Reliability of the Hausa Version of Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support Index. IRANIAN RED CRESCENT MEDICAL JOURNAL. 17(2) (ISI-Cited Publication)
 14 McDonald SA, Dahlui M, Mohamed R, Naning H, Shabaruddin FH, et al. (2015) Projections of the Current and Future Disease Burden of Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Malaysia. PLoS ONE 10(6): e0128091. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0128091 (ISI-Cited Publication
 15 Yeoh PL, Hornetz K, Ahmad Shauki NI, Dahlui M (2015) Assessing the Extent of Adherence to the Recommended Antenatal Care Content in Malaysia: Room for Improvement. PLoS ONE 10(8): e0135301. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0135301 (ISI-Cited Publication
 16 S. Alkoshi, E. Leshem, U. D. Parashar, M. Dahlui. 2015. Anticipating rotavirus vaccines a pre-vaccine assessment of incidence and economic burden of rotavirus hospitalizations among children < 5 year of age in Libya, 2012-13. BMC Public Health 2015, 15:26 doi:10.1186/s12889-015-1400-7015-1400-7 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 17 Packierisamy, P.R.; Ng, C-W.; Dahlui, M.; Inbaraj, J.; Venugopalan, B.; Halasa, Y.A.; Shepard, D.S. The cost of dengue vector control activities in Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 93 (5):1020-27, 2015, doi:10.4269/ajtmh.14-0667. Web:http://www.ajtmh.org/content/93/5/1020.full.pdf  (ISI-Cited Publication
 18 Chandren JR, Wong LP, AbuBakar S. (2015). Practices of Dengue Fever Prevention and the Associated Factors among the Orang Asli in Peninsular Malaysia. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 9(8):e0003954 (ISI-Cited Publication
 19 Wong LP, Shakir SMM, Atefi N, AbuBakar S. (2015) Factors Affecting Dengue Prevention Practices: Nationwide Survey of the Malaysian Public. PLoS ONE. 10(4):e0122890 (ISI-Cited Publication
 20 Ramoo, V., Abdullah, K.L., Wong, L.P., Tan, P.S.K., Chua, Y.P., & Tang, L.Y. Sedation scoring and managing abilities of intensive care nurses post educational intervention. Nursing in Critical Care Journal. DOI: 10.1111/nicc.12180.  
 21 Munirah Mohd Shukri, Kai Ling Kho, Masoumeh Ghane Kisomi, Rafidah Lani, Suria Marlina,Siti Fatimah Muhd Radzi, Sun Tee Tay, Li Ping Wong, Awang Bulgiba Awang Mahmud,Quaza Nizamuddin Hassan Nizam, Sazaly Abu Bakar, Keivan Zandi.Seroprevalence report on tick-borne encephalitis virus and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus among Malaysian farm workers. BMC Public Health (2015) 15:704 (ISI-Cited Publication
 22 Su Im Ee, Siew Yim Loh, Karuthan Chinna & Mary J. Marret. Cross-Cultural Adaptation and Psychometric Properties of the Malay Version of the Short Sensory Profile.Physical & Occupational Therapy In Pediatrics.DOI:10.3109/01942638.2015.1040574 Published online 1 Sept 2015 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 23 Husna Ainuddin, Siew Yim Loh, Karunthan Chinna, Wah Yun Low, April Camilla 2014 (e publishing 2013) Psychometric properties of the self- report Malay version of the Pediatric Quality of Life (PedsQL ) 4.0 Generic Core Scales among multiethnic Malaysian adolescents (JCHC- 2012- 0080). Journal of Child Health Care (ISI-Cited Publication)
 24 Siew Yim Loh, Amalina Abdullah, Abdul kadir Abu Bakar, Maniam Thambu & Nik Ruzyanei Nik Jaafar (2015) Structured Walking and Chronic Institutionalized Schizophrenia Inmates: A pilot RCT Study on Quality of Life Global Journal of Health Sciences 2015 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 25 Siew Yim Loh & Aisya Nadia (2015) Methods to improve rehabilitation of patients following breast cancer surgery: A review of systematic reviews. Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy 47012 (ISI-Cited Publication
 26 Mang Chek Wey, Siew Yim Loh, Jennifer Doss, Abdul Kadir Abu Bakar, Steve Kisely The oral health of people with chronic schizophrenia: A neglected public health burden. ANZJP(2015) (ISI-Cited Publication
 27 Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, farizah Mohd Hairi, Christopher Bullen. Malaysia : committing to an endgame date (2015)24: 316-319 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 28 Debbie Ann Loh, Noran N Hairi, Choo WY, Farizah H, Devi Peramalah, Shanthanapriya Kandiben, Pek Ling Lee, Norlissa Gani, Mohamed Faris Madzlan, Mohd Alif Idham AH, Zohaib Akram, Ai Sean Chu, Awang Bulgiba, Robert Cumming. MultiComponent Exercise and theRApeutic lifeStyle intervention to improve physical performance and maintain independent living among urban poor older people - a cluster randomised controlled trial. BMC Geriatrics: 2015, 15:8 doi 10.1186/s12877-015-0002-7 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 29 Shisha-smoking: Knowledge and prevalence among high school students Helmy Haja Mydin, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Fatihah Mohd Amin, Amer Amer Nordin European Respiratory Journal Sep 2015, 46 (suppl 59) DOI: 10.1183/13993003.congress-2015.PA4135 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 30 Jeyanthini Sathasivam,Shahrul Bahyah Kamaruzzaman,Farizah Hairi,Chiu Wan Ng,Karuthan Chinna. 2015. Frail Elders in an Urban District Setting in Malaysia: Multidimensional Frailty and Its Correlates. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health 27(8S): 52S-61S (ISI-Cited Publication)
 31 Ismail N, Hairi F, Choo WY, Hairi NN, Peramalah D, Bulgiba A. The Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE): Validity and Reliability Among Community- Dwelling Older Adults in Malaysia. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Nov;27(8 Suppl):62S-72S. doi: 10.1177/1010539515590179. Epub 2015 Jun 9. PubMed PMID: 26058900. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 32 Loh DA, Choo WY, Hairi NN, Othman S, Mohd Hairi F, Mohd Mydin FH, Jaafar SN, Tan MP, Mohd Ali Z, Abdul Aziz S, Ramli R, Mohamad R, Lal Mohammad Z, Hassan N, Brownell P, Bulgiba A. A cluster randomized trial on improving nurses' detection and management of elder abuse and neglect (I-NEED): study protocol. J Adv Nurs. 2015 Nov;71(11):2661-72. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 33 Maznah Dahlui, Nazar Azahar, Awang Bulgiba, Rafdzah Zaki3, Oche Mansur Oche4 , Felix Oluyemi Adekunjo, Karuthan Chinna. 2015. HIV/AIDS Related Stigma and Discrimination against PLWHA in Nigerian Population. PLOS ONE. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0143749 (ISI-Cited Publication
 34 Lee YK, Low WY, Lee PY, Ng CJ. 2015. Factors influencing decision- making role preferences: A qualitative study of Malaysian patients with type 2 diabetes during insulin initiation. Int J Nurs Pract. 21: 125-131. doi: 10.1111/ijn.12355. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 35 Satpal Kaur, Nor Zuraida, Zainal, Wah Yun, Low, Jaideep Singh, Sidhu. 2015. Factor structure of Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in Malaysian patients with coronary artery disease. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health 27 (4), pp. 450-460 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 36 Binns, Colin & Low, W.Y. 2015. Nepal disaster: A public health response needed. Asia Pac J Public Health 27(5): 484-485 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 37 Norhasmah, Mohd Zain, Low, W.Y., & Othman, S. 2015. Factors associated with pregnancy among unmarried women in Malaysia. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 46(3): 1-13. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 38 Lee, P.Y., Khoo, E.M., Low, W.Y., Lee, Y.K., Abdullah, K.L., Azmi, S.A., Ng, C.J. 2015. Mismatch between health- care professionals and patients views on a diabetes patient decision aid: A qualitative study. Health Expectations. doi:10.1111/hex.12366 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 39 Tong, S.F. & Low, W.Y. 2015. Making Sense of Mixed Method Design in Health Research: Reconciliation of the Findings in a Study of the Doctors Decision Making Process in Engaging Male Patients in Health Checks. Malaysian Journal of Qualitative Research 1(1): (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication
 40 Su Woan, Wo, Ong, L.C., Low, W.Y., Lim, K.S., Tay, C.G., Wong, C.P., Sivanesom,R. 2015. Cross cultural adaptation of the Malay Parent Proxy Health Related Quality of Life Measure for Children with Epilepsy (CHEQOL-25)in Malaysia. Epilepsy & Beh Corresponding Author: Dr. Pauline Siew Mei Lai Authors: (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 41 Binns, C. & Low, W.Y. 2015. What is public healt?. Asia Pac J Public Health. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 42 Colin, Binns & Wah Yun Low. 2015. Malaria continues as a major public health problem. Asia Pac J Public Health (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 43 Wah-Yun Low, Wen Ting Tong, Yut-Lin Wong, Ravindran Jegasothy, and Sim Poey Choong. Access to Safe Legal Abortion in Malaysia: Women's Insights and Health Sector Response. Asia-Pacific journal of public health 11/2014; DOI: 10.1177/1010539514562275 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 44 Zuhrah Beevi, Low, W.Y. & Hassan, J. 2015. Successful Treatment of Ptyalism Gravidarum with Concomitant Hyperemesis using Hypnosis. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 45 Binns, Colin & Low, W.Y. 2015. The APJPH supports "World No Tobacco Day". Asia Pac J Public Health 27(4): 372-374 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 46 Brown, Jac, Low, W.Y., Tong, W.T. 2015. Shame, internatlized homonegativity and religiosity: A comparison of the stigmatization associated with minority stress with gay men in Austrlaia and Malaysia. International Journal of Sexual Health (in press) (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 47 Wah-Yun, Low & Binns, C. 2015. Asia Pac J Public Health 27(2S): 7S-8S (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 48 Wah Yun, Low, Lee, YK., & Samy, AL. 2015. Non- communicable diseases in the Asia-Pacific region: Prevalence, risk factors and community based prevention. International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, 28(1): (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 49 Kuan, Geok Lan, Low, W. Y. 2015. Parents' perspectives on the important aspects of care in children dying from life limiting conditions : A Oualitative Studv. Mal J Med (in press) (SCOPUS-Cited Publication
 50 Alexandra, Lourdes Samy, Zahra, F.K., & Low, W.Y. 2015. Mental health in the Asia-Pacific region: An overview. International Journal of Behavioural Science. 10(2): 9-18 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication
 51 Mohd Zain, Norhasmah , Low, W.Y. & Othman, S. 2015. Impact of Maternal Marital Status on Birth Outcomes Among Young Malaysian Women: A Prospective Cohort Study. Asia Pac J Public Health, 27(3): 335-347 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 52 Lee Lan, Low, Tong, S.F. & Low, W.Y. 2015. Social influences of health-seeking behaviour among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Malaysia. Asia Pac J Public Health (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 53 Wah Yun, Low & Binns, C. 2015. In memoriam- Professor Dr. Jason Teoh Soon Teong (September 3rd 1938- March 9th 2015). Asia Pac J Public Health (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 54 Colin, Binns & Low, W. Y. 2015. Progress in public health in the Year of the Goat. Asia Pac J Public Health 27(2): 121-122 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 55 Tan,H.M., Low, W.Y., Tong, S.F., Haniff, J., Appannah, G., Lee, V.K.M., Khoo, E.M., Ng, C.J., Ho, C.C.K. 2015. Aging Male Symptoms Scale (AMS) For Health- related Quality of Life in Aing Men: Translation and Adaptation in Malay. Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine 15(2): 17-23. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 56 Colin, Binns & Low, W.Y. 2015. Sex workers need public health too. Asia Pac J Public Health 27(8): 804-805 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 57 Wah Yun, Low, Tong, W.T. & Binns, Colin. 2015. Migrant workers in Asia Pacific and their rights to health. Asia Pac J Public Health 27(6): 584-587. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 58 Binns, Colin & Low, W.Y. 2015. Neonatal public health: Progress and challenges. Asia Pac Public Health 27(7):688-689 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 59 Helen Benedict, Lasimbang, Tong, W.T. & Low, W.Y. 2015. Migrant workers in Sabah, East Malaysia: The importance of legislation and policy to upheld equity on sexual and reproductive health and rights. Best Practice and Research in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2015.08.015 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication
 60 Annaletchumy, Loganathan, Ng, C.J., Tan, M.P. & Low, W.Y. 2015. Barriers faced by healthcare professionals when managing falls in older people in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. BMJ Open 11/2015; 5(11):e008460. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008460 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
Last Update: May 17, 2017