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Dr. Sofie S.F. YUNG (翁淑菲醫生)

Clinical Assistant Professor
MBBS (HK); MRCOG; FHKCOG; FHKAM (O&G)
  • location
    6/F Professorial Block, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
  • telephone
    (852)-2255-4517
  • facsimile
    (852)-2855-0947
  • ssfyung@hku.hk
  • HKU Scholars Hub
Research Interests
  • Effect of endometrial polyp on gene expression profiling of human peri-implantation endometria.
  • The effect of letrozole on placental and decidual tissues.

Publications

2016
  • Ko JK, Yung SS, Seto MT, Lee CP. A questionnaire study on the acceptability of self-sampling versus screening by clinicians for Group B Streptococcus. J Chin Med Assoc. 2016 Feb;79(2):83-7.

2014
  • Lai CWS, Yung SSF, Ng EHY. Endometrial vascularity is lower in pregnancies with pregnancy-induced hypertension or small-for-gestational age in livebirth after IVF. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2014: 44(4) 455-460. [PubMed]

2013
  • Yung SS, Cheung VY, Chan GS. Ovarian osteoma mimicking a teratoma on ultrasound. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2013 Jun;121(3):280-1. [PubMed]

2011
  • Lee VC, Yung SS, Li RH, Watzer B, Schweer H, Ng EH, Ho PC. A randomized comparison of pharmacokinetics of a single vaginal dose of dry misoprostol or misoprostol moistened with normal saline or with acetic acid. Hum Reprod. 2011 Nov;26(11):2981-7. [PubMed]

Research Grants
  • Gene expression profiling of human peri-implantation endometria before and after hysteroscopic polypectomy in subfertile patients with endometrial polyps. The University of Hong Kong Committee on Research and Conference Grants Small Project Funding 2012-2013 (Principal Investigator). $69,575.
  • A randomized comparative trial to compare the efficacy of vaginal misoprostol moistened with 5% acetic acid with dry vaginal misoprostol in the medical management of first trimester silent miscarriage. The University of Hong Kong Committee on Research and Conference Grants Small Project Funding 2011-2012 (Principal Investigator). $73,600.
  • A randomized comparative trial to compare the efficacy of vaginal misoprostol moistened with 5% acetic acid with dry vaginal misoprostol in the medical management of first trimester silent miscarriage. General Research Fund Incentive Award 2010-2011. $25,000.