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committee

Members

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Yau Sui Yu

Assistant Professor

Research Project

Capacity

Institution

Period

Expectation and Satisfaction of Nursing Care Perceived by Cardiac Patients in Hong Kong

Principal Investigator

University of Hong Kong

06/2004-07/2005

A Study of the Universities of the Third Age in Hong Kong: Stakeholders’ Perception of Elder Academies

Co- Investigator

The Open University of Hong Kong

09/08-07/09

Relationships between facial anthropometric dimensions and the fitness of N95 respirator in Chinese undergraduate nursing student- phase 1

Co- Investigator

The Open University of Hong Kong

04/09-05/09

Exploring the experience of nursing students’ preparedness to be Registered Nurses

co- supervisor

The Open University of Hong Kong

06/08-05/09

Exploring the perceived beliefs on performing the Pap smear test among women in HK using the HBM

Supervisor

The Open University of Hong Kong

06/09-05/10

A survey on attitude towards organ donation among undergraduate nursing students in Hong Kong

Supervisor

The Open University of Hong Kong

06/10 – 05/11

A survey on sleep quality among final year university nursing students during school days and clinical practicum in

Hong Kong

Supervisor

The Open University of Hong Kong

06/11- 05/12

The belief on practicing breast self-examination among Chinese women in Hong

Kong: A qualitative study

Supervisor

The Open University of Hong Kong

06/12- 05/13

Breastfeeding mothers’ perceptions of breast milk donation and human breast milk bank in Hong Kong: a

qualitative study

Co-investigator

Research and Development Fund, The Open University of Hong Kong

08/13-Present

A couple’s experience on planned home birth: A cases

study

Supervisor

The Open University of Hong Kong

06/13-05/14

Evaluating the effectiveness of mobile learning in nursing education

Co-Investigator

Faculty Development Scheme (FDS), 2014/15 Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-Financing

Degree Sector, The Research Grants Council

09/14-Present

Hong Kong midwives’ perceptions on breast milk donation and establishing

breast milk bank

Principle Investigator

Research and Development Fund, The Open University of Hong

Kong

10/14-8/15

 

Experiences of smoking relapse among women after delivery in Hong Kong: A

qualitative study

Supervisor

The Open University of Hong Kong

06/14-05/15

Predicting Nursing Students’ Academic Outcomes from Their Pre-Admission Qualification and Demographic Factors

(2015/16 S&T)

Co-Investigator

School Fund, The Open University of Hong Kong

$ 20,071

1 May,

2015 – 31

May, 2016

Conference Paper

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2008). What do Heart Failure Patients Need? A Future Direction for Nurses. Proceedings of the 2008 American Association of Heart Failure Nurses 4th Annual Meeting (pp.160-161). Boston: American Association of Heart Failure Nurses.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Leung, S. S. K. (2008). Expectation and Satisfaction of Nursing Care Perceived by Cardiac Patients in Hong Kong. Proceedings of the 4th Pan- Pacific Nursing Conference and the 6th Hong Kong Nursing Symposium on Cancer Care (pp.121). Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2009). Professional Development for Quality Enhancement for Nurses working in Multiple Specialties Unit. In Hospital Authority Convention 2009: Reconfiguration for Sustainable Healthcare (Online). Hong Kong: Hospital Authority.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2009). Expectation of Quality of Care from Heart Failure Patients. Proceedings of the 2009 American Association of Heart Failure Nurses 5th Annual Meeting (pp.28). Minneapolis: American Association of Heart Failure Nurses.

 

  1. Wong, S. L., Tsang, Y. K. A., Li, M. K., Lam, S., & Yau, S. Y. (2009). A Pilot Study: Satisfaction Survey on Reality- Based Scenario Simulation Training for Undergraduate Nursing Students. Proceedings of the International Council of Nurses 24th Quadrennial Congress (pp.36). Durban: International Council of Nurses.

 

  1. Lam, S. C., Yau, S. Y., Charm, C. Y. C., Lee, J. K. L., & Lee, C. N. Y. (2009). Sensitivity and Specificity of the user-seal-check in determining the fitness of the N95 respirator. Proceedings of the Asia Conference on Emerging Issues in Public Health (pp.123). Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2010). Professional development for quality enhancement by nurses working in a multiple specialties unit. Proceedings of the

 

National Conference for Nurse Practitioners (online). Chicago, Wolters Kluwer.

 

  1. Charm, C. Y. C., Lam, S. C., Yau, S. Y., & Lee J. K. L. (2010). The fitness of N95 respirators among undergraduate Chinese nursing students in Hong Kong. Proceedings of the 4th Ditan International Conference on Infectious Diseases. Beijing, Beijing Ditan Hospital.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2010). Benefits of physical activity on cardiovascular health in older adults. Proceedings of the 3rd Asian Preventive Cardiology & Cardiac Rehabilitation Conference cum 8th Certificate Course in Cardiac Rehabilitation (pp. A15). Hong Kong: Hong Kong College of Cardiology.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Impact of physical activity on heart failure patients. Proceedings of CardioRhythm 2011 (pp.25). Hong Kong: Hong Kong College of Cardiology.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Exercise-induced syncope: clinical presentation and diagnosis work-up. Proceedings of CardioRhythm 2011 (pp.26). Hong Kong: Hong Kong College of Cardiology.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Managing hypertension with physical activity participation. Proceedings of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology 19th Annual Scientific Congress (pp. 94). Hong Kong: Hong Kong College of Cardiology.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Impact of physical activity on the quality of life among older adults with cardiovascular diseases. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of Association of Psychology & Psychiatry for Adults & Children (pp. 20). Athens: APPAC.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Ng, T. M. L. (2011). A review of the outcomes of physical activity on mental health among women. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of Association of Psychology & Psychiatry for Adults & Children (pp. 16). Athens: APPAC.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Active transport for cardiovascular health. Proceeding of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine (pp. 11). Hong Kong: HKU.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Chan, N. Y., Chan, T. S., Chan, W. S., Lau, E. Y. T., Lui, Y. Y., Ma, W. Y., Wai, S. M., Wong, C. T., Wong, K. F., Tsang, K. C. H., Lee, J. K. L. (2011). Sustaining quality of care: attitude towards organ donation among undergraduate

 

students in Hong Kong. Proceedings of the Fifth Pan-Pacific Nursing Conference and Seventh Nursing Symposium on Cancer Care (pp. 91). Hong Kong: CUHK.

 

  1. Wong, K. F., Lee, L. Y. K., Yau, S. Y. (2011). Experiences of the activities of the Elder Academy in Hong Kong: Elder people’s perspectives. Proceedings of the Fifth Pan-Pacific Nursing Conference and Seventh Nursing Symposium on Cancer Care (pp.91). Hong Kong: CUHK.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2012). Perceived barriers of exercise among young people in Hong Kong: A systematic review. Proceedings of the 5th Exercise & sports Science Australia Conference and the 7th Sports Dietitians Australia update (pp. 220). Gold Coast: Exercise & Sports Science Australia & Sports Dietitians Australia.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2012). The effects of physical activity in improving the musculoskeletal conditions of stroke survivors. Proceedings of the World Congress on Active Ageing (pp. 38). Glasgow: Glasgow Caledonian University, BHF National Centre.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2012). Physical activity and cognitive functioning of older people with dementia. Proceedings of the World Congress on Active Ageing (pp. 32). Glasgow: Glasgow Caledonian University, BHF National Centre.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2012). Impact of physical activity by walking on cardiovascular health among older people. Proceedings of the World Congress on Active Ageing (pp. 41). Glasgow: Glasgow Caledonian University, BHF National Centre.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung Y. L. (2013). A review on the rare complications of percutaneous coronary intervention. Proceedings of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology 21st Annual Scientific Congress (pp. 117). Hong Kong: Hong Kong College of Cardiology.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Fung, P. L., Cheung Y. L. (2013). Unusual complications of transesophageal echocardiography. Paper presented at the 4th Asia Pacific Congenital & Structural Heart Intervention Symposium, 6-8 Sept., 2013. Hong Kong: Hong Kong Society of Congenital & Structural Heart Disease.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Cheung, Y. L., Fung, P. L. (2014). The outcomes of induced therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest. Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Scientific Congress of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology (pp. 94). Hong Kong: Hong Kong College of Cardiology.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2015). What do women want to know for breast self-examination?. Proceedings of the 2015 International Education Conference (pp. 277-278). The Clute Institute.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2015). Health promotion on practicing breast self-examination. Proceedings of the Qualitative Methods Conference (pp. 27-28). The University of Alberta.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2015). Women's Perceived Beliefs on Performing Pap Smear Test. Proceedings of the Qualitative Methods Conference (pp. 28-29). The University of Alberta.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Lee, K. L., Leung, C. Y., Fung, P. L., & Wong, K. F. (2015). Midwives’ perceptions on breast milk donation and establishing breast milk bank. Proceedings of the FOCUS in O&G 2015 Congress (p.81). The Chinese University of Hong Kong & The Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of HK.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2016). Implementing transdisciplinary approach to cardiovascular disease. Proceedings of the 24th Annual Scientific Congress of Hong Kong College of Cardiology (p.111). Hong Kong College of Cardiology.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2016). Family relationship impacting the relapse of smoking for women after delivery. Proceedings of the 24th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development (p.201). International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development.

 

  1. Lam, S. C., Siu, S. C. N., Chung, M. H., Chong, A. C. Y., Tam, C. W., Yau, I. S. Y.,

Kwok, C. P. S. (2016). A review of relationships between pre-admission characteristics and academic performance of students: Insights for nursing education institutes. Proceedings of the 9th International Council of Nurses (ICN) INP/APNN Conference 2016 (p. 48, 0128). Hong Kong: The Hong Kong Academy of Nursing.

Book Chapter Published

1. Li, K. C., Lee, L. Y. K., Wong, S. L., Yau, I. S. Y., & Wong, B. T. M. (in press). Preferences and readiness of nursing students for mobile learning. In Innovations in Open and Flexible Education. Hong Kong: Springer.

 

Research Paper Published & Presented

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2008). What do Heart Failure Patients Need? A Future Direction for Nurses. Progress in Cardiovascular Nursing. 23 (2), 108.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2009). Expectation of Quality of Care from Heart Failure Patients.

Heart & Lung, 38 (3), 266-267.

 

  1. Charm, C. Y. C., Lam, S. C., Yau, I. S. Y., & Lee, J. K. L. (2010). The fitness of N95 respirators among undergraduate Chinese nursing students in Hong Kong.

(suppl 2), S8-S8 [International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 14IF: 2.17, 2009]

 

 

  1. Wong, K. F. & Yau, S. Y. (2010). Nurses’ experiences in spirituality and spiritual care in Hong Kong. Applied Nursing Research. 23 (4), 242-244.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2010). Benefits of physical activity on cardiovascular health in older adults. Journal of Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 18 (suppl. 1), A15.

 

  1. Lam, S. C., Lee, J. K. L., Yau, S. Y., & Charm, C. Y. C. (2011) Sensitivity and specificity of the user-seal-check in determining the fit of N95 respirators.

Journal of Hospital Infection, 77, 252-256.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Managing hypertension with physical activity participation.

Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 19 (1), 44.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Impact of physical activity on the quality of life among older adults with cardiovascular diseases. A.P.P.A.C. Archives, 18 (2), 28.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Ng, T. M. L. (2011). A review on the outcomes of physical activity on mental health. A.P.P.A.C Archives, 18 (2), 28.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Active transport for cardiovascular health. Journal of Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 19(2), 80.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2011). Promoting good health with healthy food and physical activity. Progress in Nutrition, 13(3), 223.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Xiao, X. Y., Lee, L. Y. K., Tsang, A. Y. K., Wong, S. L. & Wong, K. F. (2012). Job stress among nurses in China. Applied Nursing Research, 25(1),

60-64.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2012). The effects of physical activity in improving the musculoskeletal conditions of stroke survivors. Journal of Ageing and Physical Activity, 20(Suppl), S267-S268.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2012). Physical activity and cognitive functioning of older people with dementia. Journal of Ageing and Physical Activity,20(Suppl), S53-S54.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2012). Impact of physical activity by walking on cardiovascular health among older people. Journal of Ageing and Physical Activity, 20(Suppl),

S330-S331.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Cheung, Y. L. (2012). Sodium-restricted diet for heart failure patients: An update. Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 20(2), 61.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Cheung, Y. L. (2012). The benefits of telephone counselling on

smoking cessation intervention. Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 20(Suppl 2), B28.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung Y. L. (2013). A review on the rare complications of percutaneous coronary intervention. Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 21(1), 49.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2013). Nonpharmacological treatments compliance among heart failure patients. Journal of Arrhythmia, 29(Suppl.), i187.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2013). Updates on the management of sudden cardiac death. Journal of Arrhythmia, 29(Suppl.), i199.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Fung, P. L., & Cheung, Y. L. (2013). The use of health belief model in promoting cardiovascular heath. Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 21(2), 73.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2013). How nursing shortage affects the work satisfaction of nurses.

Journal of Nursing & Care, 2(3), 166.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Cheung, Y. L., Fung, P. L. (2014). The outcomes of induced therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest. Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 22(Suppl. 1), P1.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2014). The socio-ecological view on the barriers of managing childhood obesity. Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis, 21(3), S.27.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2014). Strategies for smoking cessation among cardiac patients.

Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 22(Suppl. 1), A40.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y., Leung, C. Y., Cheng, H. Y., Au, Y. K., Chan, K. Y., Chan, W. F., Cheng, W. S., Kwok, W. L., Li, T. Y., Moong, Y. S., Sin, W. K., & Tai S. T. (2015). The autonomy of choosing home birth. Singapore Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 46(3), P.90.

 

  1. Yau, S. Y. (2015). Editorial: Women’s Health: The Belief of Breast Self-Examination and Pap Smear Test Practices. Journal of Community and Public Health Nursing, 1(1), e104.

 

  1. Li, K. C., Lee, L. Y. K., Wong, S. L., Yau, I. S. Y., & Wong, B. T. M. (2015). Mobile learning in nursing education: Preference and readiness of nursing students. In K. S. Yuen & K. C. Li (Eds.), The Second International Conference on Open and Flexible Education (ICOFE 2015): Making learning mobile and ubiquitous (pp. 313–323). Hong Kong: The Open University of Hong Kong.

 

  1. Leung, J. C. Y. & Yau, S. Y. (2015). Perceptions of Breastfeeding Mothers on Breast Milk Donation and Establishment of Human Breast Milk Bank in Hong Kong: A Qualitative Study. International Journal of Nursing, 2(2), pp. 1-9. Doi: 10.15640/ijn.v2n2a1.

 

 

30. Li, K. C., Lee, L. Y. K., Wong, S. L., Yau, I. S. Y., & Wong, B. T. M. (2015). Preparing for mobile learning in nursing education: Perspectives of students and teacher. In the 29th Annual Conference of the Asian Association of Open

 

Universities (p.142-151). Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Open University Malaysia.

 

31. Yau, S. Y., & Cheung, Y. L. (2016). Implementing transdisciplinary approach to cardiovascular disease. Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology, 24(1), p.63.