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Differences in perceptions of coronary disease among Hong Kong Chinese: Implications for the societal readiness in disease prevention

Chan, Choi; Leung, S. F.

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Perceptions of coronary heart disease (CHD) influence individual health behavior, which is central to preventing the disease. Not enough is known about the demographic differences in perceptions of CHD among Chinese communities. This study examined these

dc.contributor.authorChan, Choi
dc.contributor.authorLeung, S. F.
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T22:19:20Z
dc.identifier.issn1354-8506
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/71742
dc.description.abstractPerceptions of coronary heart disease (CHD) influence individual health behavior, which is central to preventing the disease. Not enough is known about the demographic differences in perceptions of CHD among Chinese communities. This study examined these
dc.publisherRoutledge, Taylor & Francis Group
dc.sourcePsychology, Health & Medicine
dc.subjectKeywords: adolescent; adult; aged; article; Asian; attitude to health; coronary artery disease; cross-sectional study; demography; ethnology; female; health behavior; Hong Kong; human; male; middle aged; psychological aspect; questionnaire; Adolescent; Adult; Aged; coronary heart disease (CHD); Hong Kong Chinese; perceived risk; perceived seriousness; perceptions of CHD; survey
dc.titleDifferences in perceptions of coronary disease among Hong Kong Chinese: Implications for the societal readiness in disease prevention
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume17
dc.date.issued2012
local.identifier.absfor110201 - Cardiology (incl. Cardiovascular Diseases)
local.identifier.ariespublicationf5625xPUB2858
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationChan, Choi, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationLeung, S. F., Hong Kong Polytechnic University
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue3
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage366
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage375
local.identifier.doi10.1080/13548506.2011.608802
dc.date.updated2016-02-24T09:03:05Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-84859620703
local.identifier.thomsonID000305051300020
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