Publications from our members

2022

Xie, L., Zhang, S., Xin, M., Zhu, M., Lu, W., & Mo, P.K.H.* (2022). Electronic Health Literacy and Health-Related Outcomes among Older Adults: A Systematic Review. Preventive Medicine, 157, 106997. Published online on 18 Feb. DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2022.106997.

 

Yu, Y., Mo, P.K.H., Zhang, J., Li, J., & Lau, J.T.F. (2022). Maladaptive cognitions, loneliness, and social anxiety as potential moderators of the association between Internet gaming time and Internet gaming disorder among adolescent Internet gamers in China. Addictive Behaviors. Published online on 12 Jan. DOI: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2022.107239.

 

Mo, P.K.H., Wong, E.L.Y., Yeung, N.C.Y., Wong, S.Y.S., Chung, R.Y., Tong, A.C.Y., Ko, C.C.Y., Li, J., Yeoh, E. (in press). Differential associations among social support, health promoting behaviors, health-related quality of life and subjective well-being in older and younger persons: A structural equation modelling approach. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes.

 

Mo, P.K.H., She, R., Yu, Y., Li, L., Yang, Q., Lin, J., Ye, X., Wu, S., Yang, Z., Guan, S., Zhang, J., Hu, H., Xie, L., & Lau, J.T.F. (2022). Resilience and intention of healthcare workers in China to receive a COVID-19 vaccination: The mediating role of life satisfaction and stigma. Journal of Advanced Nursing. Published online on 23 Feb. DOI: 10.1111/jan.15143.

 

Cao, W., Yu, X., Li, J., Peng, L., Gu., J., Hao, C., Hou, F., Wei, D., Deng, Y., Hao, Y. & Mo, P.K.H.* (2021). Same-sex behavior disclosure to health care providers associated with greater awareness of pre-exposure prophylaxis. BMC Public Health, 21(1), 2243. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-021-12317-z.

 

Wang, Q., Xie, L., Song, B., Di, J., Wang, L., & Mo, P.K.H.* (2022). Effects of Social Media Use for Health Information on COVID-19-Related Risk Perceptions and Mental Health During Pregnancy: Web-Based Survey. JMIR medical informatics, 10(1), e28183. Published online on 13 Jan. DOI: 10.2196/28183.

 

Mo, P.K.H., Yu, Y., Lou, S., Wang, S., Zhao, J., Zhang, G., Li, L., Li, L., & Lau, J.T.F. (2021). Dualistic determinants of COVID-19 vaccination intention among university students in China: from perceived personal benefits to external reasons of perceived social benefits, collectivism, and national pride. Vaccines, 9(11), 1323. DOI: 10.3390/vaccines9111323.

 

Xin, M., Mo, P.K.H., Li, J., Liu, X., Jiang, H., Chen, Y., Ma, L., & Lau, J.T.F. (2022). Smartphone non-users experience disproportionately higher psychological distress than their counterparts: mediations via psychosocial resources in a large sample of college students in China. Journal of Affective Disorders, 296, 41-48. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2021.09.058.

Yeung, N.C.Y., Wong, E.L.Y., Cheung, A.W.L., Leung, C.S., Yeoh, E.K., & Wong, SYW. (2022). Finding the positives from the COVID-19 pandemic: Psychosocial correlates of adversarial growth among nurses in Hong Kong. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 13, 2005346.

 

Yeung, N.C.Y.*, Huang, B., Lau, Y.K., & Lau, J.T.F. (2022). Finding the silver linings in the COVID-19 pandemic: Psychosocial correlates of adversarial growth among Filipina domestic helpers in Hong Kong. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, & Policy, 14, 291-300.

 

Cheung, Y.T., Yang, L.S., Ma, J.C.T., Woo, P.H.K., Luk, S.M.S., Chan, T.C.H., Lee, V.W., Yeung, N.C.Y., & Li, C.K. (2022). Health behavior practices and expectations for a local cancer survivorship programme: A cross-sectional study of survivors of childhood cancer survivors in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Medical Journal. https://doi.org/10.12809/hkmj209112.

 

Mo, P. K., Wong, E.L.Y., Yeung, N.C.Y., Wong, S.Y., Chung, R. Y., Tong, A. C. Y., Ko, C. C. Y., Li, J., & Yeoh, E. K. (2022). Differential associations between social support, health promoting behaviors, health-related quality of life and subjective well-being among older and young persons: A structural equation modelling approach. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 20, 38.

Huang, Y., Sum, R.K.W., Yang, Y., & Yeung, N.C.Y. (2022). Physical competence, physical well-being and perceived physical literacy among older adults in day care

Wang Z*, Fang Y, Yu F-y, Chan PSF, Chen S. Governmental incentives, satisfaction with health promotional materials, and COVID-19 vaccination uptake among community-dwelling older adults in Hong Kong: a random telephone survey. Vaccines, 2022, 10:732

Wang Z*, Fang Y, Yu F-y, Chan PSF, Chen S, Sun F. Facilitators and barriers to take up a COVID-19 vaccine booster dose among community-dwelling older adults in Hong Kong: a population-based random telephone survey. Vaccines, 2022. 10(6): 966

Wang Z, Chen S, Fang Y*. Parental willingness and associated factors of pediatric vaccination in the era of COVID-19 pandemic: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccines, 2022, 10(9): 1453

 

Zhou X, Wang S, Zhang K, Chen S, Chan PSF, Fang Y, Cao H, Chen H, Hu T, Chen Y, Wang Z*. Changes in parents’ COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy for children aged 3-17 years before and after the rollout of national childhood COVID-19 vaccination program in China: repeated cross-sectional surveys. Vaccines. 2022. Accept in press.

 

Huang X, Yan Y, Su B, Xiao D, Yu M, Jin X, Duan J, Zhang X, Zheng S, Fang Y, Zhang T, Tang W*, Wang L*, Wang Z*, Xu J*. Comparing immune responses to inactivated vaccines against SARS-CoV-2 between people living with HIV and HIV-negative individuals: a cross-sectional study in China. Viruses. 2022. 14(2): 277

 

Yuan J, Cao B, Zhang C, Chan PSF, Xin M, Fang Y, Chen Y, Huang D, Li L, Xuan X, Zhang G, Pan Y*, He Y*, Wang Z*. Changes in compliance with personal preventive measures and mental health status among Chinese factory workers during the COVID-19 pandemic: An observational prospective cohort study. Frontier in Public Health, 2022. 2022; 10: 831456 https://doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2022.831456

 

Zhang K, Chan PSF, Chen S, Fang Y, Cao H, Chen H, Hu T, Chen Y, Zhou X, Wang Z*. Factors predicting COVID-19 vaccination uptake among men who have sex with men in China: an observational prospective cohort study. Frontier in Medicine, 2022. 9: 838973.

 

Cao H, Zhang K, Ye D, Cai Y, Cao B, Chen Y, Hu T, Chen D, Li L, Wu S, Zou H*, Wang Z*, Yang X*. Relationships between job stress, psychological adaption and internet gaming disorder among migrant factory workers in China: the mediation role of negative affective states. Frontier in Psychology. 2022. Accept in Press

 

Hu H, Mo PKH, Ip M, Wang Z*. How is self-stigma associated with generalized anxiety disorder symptoms in men who have sex with men? Roles of perceived stress and negative affect in a longitudinal study. Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 2022; Published online

 

Zhang KC, Fang Y, Cao H, Chen H, Hu T, Chen Y, Zhou X, Wang Z*. The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on HIV testing utilization among men who have sex with men in China: cross-sectional online survey. JMIR Public Health & Surveillance. 2022; 8(5): e30070

 

Zhang KC, Chen S, Chan PSF, Fang Y, Cao H, Chen H, Hu T, Chen Y, Zhou X, Wang Z*. Changes in HIV testing utilization among Chinese men who have sex with men during the COVID-19 pandemic in Shenzhen, China: An observational prospective cohort study. Frontiers in Medicine, 2022; 9: 842121

 

Chan PSF, Fang Y, Chidgey A, Fong F, Ip M, Wang Z*. Would Chinese men who have sex with men take up human papillomavirus (HPV) screening as an alternative prevention strategy to HPV vaccination? Frontiers in Medicine, 2022; 9: 904873

 

Yang J, Yu M, Fu G, Lan G, Li L, Qiao Y, Zhao J, Qian H-Z, Zhang X, Liu X, Jin X, Chen G, Fang Y, Wang Z*, Xu J*. COVID-19 vaccination uptake among a nationwide sample of people living with HIV during the early phase of vaccine rollout in China. Frontiers in Medicine, 2022; 9: 822680

 

Zhang KC, Fang Y, Chan PSF, Cao H, Chen H, Hu T, Chen Y, Zhou X, Wang Z*. Behavioral intention to get a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine among Chinese factory workers. IJERPH. 2022; 19: 5245

 

Long R, Chen H, Hu T, Chen Y, Cao B, Wang R, Hu F, Xu C, Yu X, Liu Y, Liu S, Zhang K, Zou H, Wang Z*, Xue W*, Cai Y*. The association between entrapment and depression among migrant workers in China: a social rank theory based study. BMC Psychiatry, 2022; 22(1): 17

 

Xu J, Chen S, Wang Y, Duan L, Li J, Shan Y, Lan X, Song M, Yang J*, Wang Z*. Prevalence and determinants of COVID-19 vaccination uptake were different between Chinese diabetic inpatients with and without chronic complications: a cross-sectional survey. Vaccines. 2022, Accept in Press

 

Lai AHY, Wang Z*, Singh A, Wong ELY, Wang K, Yeoh EK. What determines Hong Kong South Asians’ perceptions on COVID-19 vaccine? Implications on culturally appropriate vaccine messages for ethnic minority community. Journal of Community Psychology. 2022; Accept in Press

 

Qin P, He J, Yang X, Chen S, Chen X, Jiang H, Fung AWT, Wang Z*, Lau JTF*. Depressive symptoms and level of physical activity mediate the associations between HIV status and neurocognitive functions among individuals aged at least 50 years in China: a cross-sectional study. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance. 2022. Accepted in Press

 

Luo S, Qin P, Jiang H, Chen X, He J, Wang Z, Lau JTF*. Older people living with HIV were less physically active than their uninfected counterparts in China: a matched-sample mediation analysis. AIDS and Behavior, 2022. Epub ahead of print.

 

Gao YY, Hu Q, Leuba S, Jia L, Wang H, Huang X, Chen Y, Wang H, Zhang J, Chu Z, Zhang L, Wang Z, Shang H*, Xu J*. Medical non-adherence and condomless anal intercourse increased substantially during the COVID-19 pandemic among MSM PrEP users: An observational longitudinal study in four metropolises. Frontier in Medicine, 2022; 9: 738541.

 

Sumerlin TS, Kim JH, Wang Z, Hui AYK, Chung R. Determinants of COVID-19 vaccine uptake among female foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong: a cross-sectional quantitative survey. IJERPH, 2022; 19(10): 5945

 

Wang X, Qin H, Zhu Y, Wang Z, Ye B, Zhu X, Liang Y. Association of off-the-job training with work performance and work-family conflict among physicians: a cross-sectional study in China. BMJ Open, 2022; 12: e053280

 

Huang J, Mak FY, Wong YY, Ko S, Chong MKC, Wang Z, Hon KL, Wong ELY, Yeoh EK, Wong MCS. Enabling factors, barriers, and perceptions of pneumococcal vaccination strategy implementation: a qualitative study. Vaccines. 2022, 10(7): 1164

Qin, P., He., J., Yang, X.,... (2022). Depressive symptoms and level of physical activity mediate theassociations between HIV status and neurocognitive functions among individuals aged at least 50 years in China: a cross-sectional study. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance.

Zhuang, X., Ramos, M., & Yang, X.* (2022). Current Issues of Trauma and Technology Use. Frontiers in Psychology, 13, 784826-784826. 

Xiao, X.,Yang, X. (co-first), Fu, L., Hu, Y., Luo, D., Wang, B., Wang, B., Yang, X., Zheng, W., Fu, L., Hu, Y., Luo, D., ... & Zou, H. (2022). Depression, anxiety and post-traumatic growth among COVID-19 survivors six-month after discharge. European Journal of Psychotraumatology.

Zheng, X., Zhang, D., Lau, E. N. S., Xu, Z., Zhang, Z., Mo, P. K. H., Yang, X., ... & Wong, S. Y. (2022). Primary School Students' Online Learning During Coronavirus Disease 2019: Factors Associated With Satisfaction, Perceived Effectiveness, and Preference. Frontiers in Psychology, 13, 784826-784826. 

Wu, Z., Wang, X., Ding, N., Zhang, G., Zhang, S., Zhao, C., Xu, H., Lai, X., Tu, X., & Yang, X.* (In Press). Do attitudes, mental health status, and interpersonal factors predict COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy at the early phase of the pandemic? A longitudinal study in Chinese college students. Frontier in Psychology. 

 

She, R., Wong, K., Lin, J., Zhang, Y., Leung, K., & Yang, X.* (2022). Profiles of stress and coping associated with mental, behavioral, and Internet use problems among adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic: a stratified random sampling and cluster analysis. Frontier in Public Health. 

 

Cao, H., Zhang, K., Ye, D., Cai, Y., Cao, B., Chen, Y., Hu, Y., ... & Yang, X.* (2022). Relationships between job stress, psychological adaptation and Internet gaming disorder among migrant factory workers in China: the mediation role of negative affective states. Frontier in Psychology.

 

Lai, X., Lai, H., Ying, L., Xu, H., Zhao, X., Yang, X.*, Yu, X., & Zhang, G. (2022). Risk and protective factors associated with smartphone addiction and phubbing behavior among college students in China. Psychological Reports.

Ju, N., Yang, X. (co-first), Fu, L., Hu, Y., Luo, D., Wang, B., ... & Zou, H. (2022). Hospitalization, interpersonal and personal factors of social anxiety among COVID-19 survivors at the six-month follow-up after hospital treatment: The minority stress model. European Journal of Psychotraumatology. 

 

Xu, H., Yang, X. (co-first), Lai, X., Zhao, C., Tu, X., Ding, N., ... & Zhang, G. (2022). Longitudinal relationships among perceived stress, suicidal ideation and sleep quality in Chinese undergraduates: A cross-lagged model. Journal of Affective Disorders, 299, 45-51.

Rui She, Mason M. C. Lau & Joseph T. F. Lau*. (2022) Potential joint effects of perceptions related to COVID-19 and future social development on depressive symptoms: a Chinese population-based study, Journal of Mental Health.

 

Meiqi Xin, Joseph Tak-fai Lau*, Mason M.C. Lau. (2022). Multi-dimensional factors related to participation in a population-wide mass COVID-19 testing program among Hong Kong adults: A population-based randomized survey. Social Science & Medicine, Volume 294, 114692, ISSN 0277-9536.

 

Yanqiu Yu, Phoenix K.H. Mo, Jianxin Zhang, Jibin Li, Joseph T.F. Lau*. (2022). Maladaptive cognitions, loneliness, and social anxiety as potential moderators of the association between Internet gaming time and Internet gaming disorder among adolescent Internet gamers in China. Addictive Behaviors, 107239, ISSN 0306-4603.

 

Yanqiu Yu, Wanru Jia, Mason M.C. Lau, Joseph T.F. Lau*. (2022). Levels and factors derived from the Health Action Process Approach of behavioral intentions to take up COVID-19 vaccination: A random population-based study. Vaccine, Volume 40, Issue 4, Pages 612-620,ISSN 0264-410X.