International Collaborative Partner (ICP)

Name Dr. Ching Siew Mooi
Qualification Master Degree in Family Medicine, UM (2010)
Degree in Medicine, UniMAS (2001)
Organization Universiti Putra Malaysia
UTAR Contact Person Prof. Dr. Yap Sook Fan,

  • Family Medicine Specialist-FPSK, UPM (2010-Present)
  • Family Medicine Specialist-Klinik Kesihatan Salak, Sepang Selangor (2010-Present)
  •  Medical Officer And Family Medicine Specialist Trainee-Klinik Medan Maju Jaya (2006-2010)
  • Medical Officer And Family Medicine Specialist Trainee-University Malaya Medical Centre (Ummc)(2006-2010)
  • Medical Officer-Hospital Kuala Lumpur (2002-2006)
  • House Officer-Hospital Melaka (2001-2002)
Funded Research Projects
  • Prevalence And Psychosocial Factors Among Elderly Patient With Mild Cognitive
    Impairment With Mci In Selangor- MOHE LRGS (2012-2016)
  • Cognitive Screening In The Multi-Ethnic Malaysian Population With T2dm Using Every Day Task Performance.(NMMR)
  • Improvement of the adaptive capacity of primary health care clinic and patients with chronic disease towards flood preparedness through Community Participation Approach: Model for National Disaster Recovery Plan -MOHE FRGS-(2015)
  • Ching Siew Mooi, Chia Yook Chin, Wan Azman Wan Ahmad. Prevalence and determinants of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in the primary care setting in an Asian multi-ethnic population, Malaysian Family Physician2012;7(2):2-9 SCOPUS) corresponding author ISSN 1985-2274
  • Ching Siew Mooi, Chia Yook Chin, Wan Azman Wan Ahmad, Mehrdad Jalalian. Prevalence of Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction among Hypertensive Adults in Klang Valley Malaysia Life Science Journal 2012;9(3):713-9. IF 0.16 corresponding author ISSN 1097-8135
  • Ching Siew Mooi, Chia Yook Chin. Balanitis in Down syndrome-A case from Malaysia. Electronic physician 2012;4(1):470-3. NON-INDEXED JOURNAL ISSN 2008-0913
  • Chia Yook Chin, Ching Siew Mooi. Concordance of Serum Creatinine to Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in Determining Early Chronic Kidney Disease in Malaysia Life Science Journal 2012;9(3):453-7. IF 0.16 ISSN 1097-8135
  • Chew Boon How, Cheong Ai Theng, Faezah Hassan, Irmi Zarina Ismail, PY Lee, Ching Siew Mooi. Misleading conclusion with serius negative health outcome doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2011-000279 British medical journal (BMJ)open 2012;2(1):e000279 INDEXED JOURNAL ISSN 2044-6055.
  • Salim Hani, Siew Mooi Ching, Mohd Azizi Sanwani. The Shaman Told Me So! Fam Med 2012;44(5):356-7. IF 1.142 ISSN 0742-3225
  • Chia Yook Chin, Ching Siew Mooi Hypertension and the Development of New Onset Chronic Kidney Disease over a 10 year period: A Retrospective Cohort Study in a Primary Care Setting in Malaysia BMC Nephrology IF 2.18 ISSN 1471-2369
  • Chia YC, Ching SM: Antihypertensive Prescribing Pattern and Blood Pressure Control among hypertensive patients over a Ten Year period in a Primary Care Setting in Malaysia. Life Science Journal 2013, 10(1). IF 0.07 ISSN 1097-8135
  • Ching SM, Zakaria Z, Paimin F, Jalalian M. Complementary alternative medicine use among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in the primary care setting: a cross- sectional study in Malaysia. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2013;13(1):148. PubMed PMID: doi:10.1186/1472-6882-13-148. (Impact factor 2.08) corresponding author
  • Ching Siew Mooi, Chia Yook Chin. Prevalence of Left ventricular hypertrophy and its associated factors amongst elderly hypertensive patients in an outpatient. Asia Life science 23(1): 1-9, 2014(23 (1)):1-9. (impact factor 0.18) ISSN 0117-3375
  • Ching Siew Mooi, Chia Yook Chin. Prevalence of Left ventricular hypertrophy and its associated factors amongst elderly hypertensive patients in an outpatient. Asia Life science 23(1): 1-9, 2014(23 (1)):1-9. (impact factor 0.18) ISSN 0117-3375
  • Ching SM, Chia YC, Cheong AT. Delay in diagnosis of lung cancer : A case report. Pertanika J. Sci. & Technol. 22 (2): 223 - 228 (2014) 2014. ISSN 0128-7680.
  • Ching Siew Mooi, Zainul Amiruddin Zakaria, R.Vasudevan, Fuziah Paimin. Frequency of Complementary and Alternative Medicine usageamong Malaysian Hypertensive subjects(Life Science Journal 2013;10(4) IF 0.07 ISSN 1097-8135.
  • Methanol extract of Melastoma malabathricum leaves exerted antioxidant and liver protective activity in rats. Siti Syariah Mamat, Mohamad Fauzi Kamarolzaman, Farhana Yahya, Nur Diyana Mahmood, Muhammad Syahmi Shahril, Krystal Feredoline Jakius, Norhafizah Mohtarrudin, Siew Mooi Ching, Deny Susanti, Muhammad Taher, Zainul Amiruddin Zakaria. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine (Impact Factor: 2.08). 11/2013; 13(1):326. DOI:10.1186/1472- 6882-13-326
  • Siew-Mooi CHING, Yong-Kek PANG, David PRICE, Ai-Theng CHEONG, Ping- Yein LEE, Irmi ISMAIL, Faezah HASSAN, Ruhaini ISMAIL, Yook-Chin CHIA: Detection of airflow limitation using handheld spirometer in a primary care clinic: a prevalence study in a majority Malay and smoking male population. RESPIROLOGY 2014. (Impact factor :2.78); 2014;19(5) 689-93 ISSN 1323 7799 doi: 10.1111/resp.12291
  • N.D. Mahmood1, N.L.M. Nasir1, M.S. Rofiee2, S.F.M. Tohid1, S.M. Ching3, L.K. Teh2, M.Z. Salleh2 and Z.A. Zakaria1. Muntingia calabura: A review on its traditional uses, chemical properties and pharmacological observatios " Pharm Biol 2014; 1-26.(IF 1.337) ISSN 2014; 1-26.(IF 1.337) ISSN 1388-0209 . Epub ahead of print
  • Sazlyna Mohd Sazlly Lim 1*, Fankee Hoo1, Wan Aliaa Wan Sulaiman1, Vasudevan Ramachandran2, Ching Siew-Mooi3 Acute necrotising pancreatitis and acalculous cholecystitis: A rare presentation of leptospirosis.  Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association. 64(8 ) 958-9 (IF ) ISSN 00309982.
  • Wan Aliaa Wan Sulaiman*, Fan Kee Hoo, Hamidon Basri ,Shariful Hasan, Sazlyna Mohd Sazlly Lim, Yoke Loong Foo,Siew Mooi Ching, Ramachandran Vasudevan, Mohd Hazmi Mohamed and Hasnur Zaman Hashim . A rare case of Acute Psychosis as an Isolated Manifestation of Extrapontine Myelinolysis.Journal. British Journal of Medicine & Medical Research 4(18) 3554-60 ISSN 2231-0614
  • Leow, Hwong-Ruey; Ching, Siew-Mooi; Sujarita, Ramanujam; Yap, Choong-Foong; Chia, Yook-Chin; HO, Shiaw-Hooi; Sithambaram, Suresh; Tan , huck-joo ; Goh, Khean-Lee; Mahadeva, Sanjiv,"MANDARIN VERSION OF THE LEEDS DYSPEPSIA QUESTIONNAIRE-A VALID INSTRUMENT FOR ASSESSING SYMPTOMS IN ASIANS Journal of Digestive disease 15 (11)591-6 2014 IF 1.924
  • Chia Y, Ching S: Prevalence and predictors of resistant hypertension in a primary care setting: a cross-sectional study. BMC Family Practice 2014, 15(1):131. (IF 1.61) ISSN 1471-2296
  • Chia Y, Lim H, Ching S: Does use of pooled cohort risk score overestimate the use of statin? A retrospective cohort study in a primary care setting. BMC Family Practice 2014, 15(1):131. (IF 1.74) ISSN 1471-2296
  • Chia YC, Lim HM, Ching SM: Validation of the pooled cohort risk score in an Asian population-a retrospective cohort study. BMC cardiovascular disorders 2014, 14(1):163.(IF=1.5) ISSN1471-2261
  • Chia YC, Gray SYW, Ching SM, Lim HM, Chinna K. Validation of the Framingham general cardiovascular risk score in a multiethnic Asian population: a retrospective cohort study. BMJ open. 2015;5(5):e007324. IF2.063
  • Hoo F, Boo Y, Mohd SLS, Sulaiman WAW, Ching S, Ramachandran V. Acute bilateral sensorineural hearing loss: An unexpected and early presentation of acute stroke. Rawal Medical journal 2015;40(2):246-7.
  • Mooi CS, Hassan F, Paimin F. A Clinical Audit on the care of Adult Tuberculosis Contacts In a Public Primary Care Clinic, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences. 2015;11(1):19-25.
  • Mahanum AM, Leong Joyce W, Anita Ar,Ching SM,Enoma prevalence and factors associated with the delay in the initiation of breastfeeding. International Journal on Recent Trends in Life Science and Mathematics. Volume 2 Issue 1 January 2015:5-10
  • Oo MS, Mooi CS, Ching CH, Hussin MSYB. Risk factors for cesarean delivery in primigravida during spontaneous labor. Rawal Medical Journal. 2015;40(4):413-8.
  • Ching SM, Yee A, Ramachandran V, Lim SMS, Sulaiman WAW, Foo YL, et al. Validation of a Malay Version of the Smartphone Addiction Scale among Medical Students in Malaysia. PloS one. 2015;10(10):e0139337. IF 3.23
  • Chia YC, Lim HM, Ching SM. Use of Chronic Kidney Disease to Enhance Prediction of Cardiovascular Risk in Those at Medium Risk. PloS one. 2015;10(10):IF 3.23 e0141344.
  • Juvenile recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: A rare masquerade of asthma
    Boo WH, Rajan P, Ching SM, Lee PY Malaysian Family Physician 2015; Volume 10, Number 2 pg 45-8 scopus indexed
  • Antinociceptive Activity of Methanol Extract of Melastoma malabathricum Leaves and the Possible Mechanisms of Action in Experimental Animals Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia - Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy Accepted for publication 2016
Awards & Honours
  • Best 10 Clinical Researchers Awards
  • Accomodation Grant Award2012
  • 5th Oral Presentation Award
  • Malaysia Toracic Society Education And Travel Grant
  • Second Best Oral Presentation Award
  • Young Investigator Award
  • Excellent In Service Award In 2013 -UPM
  • Excellent In Service Award In 2012-UPM
  • Excellent In Service Certificate In 2011-UPM
  • Excellent In Service Award In 2006- Hospital Kuala Lumpur