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Professor Regina Wing-shan SIT (薛詠珊教授)

MBBS(HK), DCH (HK), DPD (Cardiff), PDip Community Geriatrics (HK), DipMed (CUHK), FRACGP, FHKCFP, FHKAM (Family Medicine), 

 

Associate Professor in Family Medicine

JC School of Public Health and Primary Care

 

 

Email: reginasit@cuhk.edu.hk    

 

 

Division

 

Division of Family Medicine and Primary Health Care

 

 

Biography

 

Dr. Regina Sit obtained her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from the University of Hong Kong. She became a Family Medicine Specialist of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine since 2011. In addition to her specialist training, she also carries qualifications in pediatrics, dermatology, geriatric and internal medicine. As a Family Physician, she develops her special skills in pain management and is a Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist by the World Institute of Pain. Her clinical and research interests focus on the study of musculoskeletal pain in primary care. She is passionate about exploring, designing, evaluating and implementing innovative interventions to improve the quality of life of those who suffer from chronic musculoskeletal pain. Currently, she is the project director of the “CUHK-Jockey Club Pain Relief Project for the Seniors”, and is leading an interdisciplinary team for chronic pain management in primary care.

 

 

Research Interest

 

  • Musculoskeletal Pain Medicine

 

 

Selected Publications 

 

  1. Sit, Regina Wing Shan*, Dicken Cheong Chun Chan, Wendy Wong, Benjamin Hon Kei Yip, Lyan Lai Yan Chow, and Samuel Y S Wong. "Translation, Cross-Cultural Adaptation and Validation of the Traditional Chinese Intermittent and Constant Osteoarthritis Pain (Icoap) Questionnaire for Knee Osteoarthritis." BMJ Open 9, no. 3 (2019): e026006.

  2. Sit RWS, Chan KKW, Zou D, Chan DCC, Yip BHK, Zhang DD, Chan YH, Chung VCH, Reeves KD, Wong SYS. Clinic-Based Patellar Mobilization Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Annals of family medicine. 2018; 16: 521-529.

  3. Regina WS Sit; Ricky WK Wu, Kenneth D Reeves, David Rabago, Dicken CC Chan, Benjamin HK Yip, Vincent CH Chung; Samuel YS Wong. Efficacy of Intra-articular Hypertonic Dextrose Prolotherapy versus Normal Saline for Knee Osteoarthritis: A protocol for a triple-blinded randomized controlled trial. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2018; 18(1):157. doi: 10.1186/s12906-018-2226-5

  4. Lai MWW, Sit RWS. Healing of Complete Tear of the Anterior Talofibular Ligament and Early Ankle Stabilization after Autologous Platelet Rich Plasma: a Case Report and Literature Review. Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery 2018;6(2):146.

  5. Sit RWS, Tam WH, Chan DCC, et al. A Pilot Cross-Sectional Study of Postpartum Wrist Pain in an Urban Chinese Population: Its Prevalence and Risk Factors. Pain physician. 2017;20(5):E711-e719.

  6. Reeves KD, Sit RWS, Rabago D. Dextrose Prolotherapy: A narrative review of basic science and clinical research, and best treatment recommendations. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am; 2016; 27(4); 783-823;. DOI 10.1016/j.pmr.2016.06.001

  7. Sit, R. W. S., Chung, V. C. H., Reeves, K. D., Rabago, D., Chan, K. K. W., & Chan, D. C. C., Wu X., Ho, R. S. T., & Wong, S. Y. S. (2016). Hypertonic dextrose injections (prolotherapy) in the treatment of symptomatic knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Scientific Reports. 6:25247.

  8. Sit, R. W. S., Yip, B. H. K., Chan, D.C. C., & Wong, S. Y. S. (2015). Primary Care Physicians’ Attitudes and Beliefs towards Chronic Low Back Pain: An Asian Study. PLoS ONE 10(1): e0117521. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0117521

  9. Chan, K. K. W., Sit, R. W. S., Wu, R. W. K., & Ngai, A. H. Y. (2014). Clinical, Radiological and Ultrasonographic Findings Related to Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis. Plos ONE, 9(3), e92901. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0092901

  10. Regina W.S. Sit, Wendy Wong, Sheung Wai Law, & Justin C.Y. Wu. (2016). Integrative Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine service model for low back pain. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, doi: 10.5414/CP202625

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