Dr. CHEUNG, Yau Kar Rachel

CHEUNG Yau Kar, Rachel

Current Position:
Consultant
Honorary Clinical Associate Professor

Office Phone:
(852) 3505 2812

Email:
rachelcheung@cuhk.edu.hk

Qualifications:
2002: M.B.Ch.B., The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2007: M.R.C.O.G., The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
2008: M.H.K.C.O.G., The Hong Kong College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
2009: F.H.K.A.M.(O&G), The Hong Kong Academy of Medicine
2010: F.H.K.C.O.G., The Hong Kong College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
2014: Subspecialist in Urogynaeoclogy (HKCOG), The Hong Kong College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Other Positions:
Council member of Hong Kong Urogynaecology Association (HKUGA)

Clinical & Research Interest:

  • Clinical research in management of pelvic floor disorders and urinary incontinence of women
  • Quality of life in pelvic floor disorders, urinary incontinence and other gynaecological problems
  • Clinical research in perineal ultrasound imaging on pelvic floor anatomy in female pelvic floor disorders
  • Clinical research in general gynaecology
1Pelvic organ prolapse in Caucasian and Asian women: a comparative study
Cheung RYK, Chan SSC, Shek KL, Chung TKH, HP Dietz
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Apr;53(4):541-545
2Mesh-related complications from reconstructive surgery for pelvic organ prolapse in Chinese patients in Hong Kong
Wan OYK, Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Chung TK
Hong Kong Med J. 2018 Aug;24(4):369-377
3Prevalence of levator ani muscle avulsion and effect on quality of life in women with pelvic organ prolapse
Yu CH, Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Chung TKH
Int Urogynecol J. 2018 May;29(5):729-733
4Predictors for dislodgment of vaginal pessary within one year in women with pelvic organ prolapse
Cheung RYK, Lee LLL, Chung TKH, Chan SSC
Maturitas. 2018 Feb;108:53-57
5Longitudinal pelvic floor biometry: which factors affect it?
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Lee LLL, Chung TKH
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Feb;51(2):246-252
6An observational follow-up study on pelvic floor disorders to 3–5 years after delivery
Ng K, Cheung RYK, Lee LL, Chung TKH, Chan SSC
Int Urogynecol J. 2017 Sep;28(9):1393-1399
7Longitudinal follow-up of levator ani muscle avulsion: does a second delivery affect it?
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Lee LL, Choy RKW, Chung TKH
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jul;50(1):110-115
8Antenatal Pelvic Floor Biometry is Related to Levator Ani Muscle Injury.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Chung TKH
Ultrasound Obst Gyn Oct 2016;48(4): 520 – 525
9Vaginal Pessary in Women with Symptomatic Pelvic Organ Prolapse: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Cheung RYK, Lee JHS, Lee LLL, Chung TKH, Chan SSC
Obstet Gynecol Jul 2016;128(1): 73 – 80
10Efficacy and Outcomes of Transobturator Tension-Free Vaginal Tape with or without Concomitant Pelvic Floor Repair Surgery for Urinary Stress Incontinence: Five-year Follow-up.
Law SM, Cheung RYK, Chung TKH, Chan SSC
J.HK.Med.Assn. 2015;21(4): 333 - 338
11Pelvic Floor Muscle Biometry and Pelvic Organ Mobility in East Asian and Caucasian Nulliparae.
Cheung RYK, Shek KL, Chan SSC, Chung TKH, Dietz HP
Ultrasound Obst Gyn 2015;45(5): 599 - 604
12Prevalence of Levator Ani Muscle Injury and Health-related Quality of Life in Primiparous Chinese Women after Instrumental Delivery.
Chung MY, Wan OYK, Cheung RYK, Chung TKH, Chan SSC
Ultrasound Obst Gyn 2015;45(6): 728 - 733
13A Pilot Study of Urine Cytokines in Ketamine-associated Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.
Cheung RYK, Lee JHS, Chan SSC, Lui WT, Choy KW
Int Urogynecol J 2014;25(12): 1715 - 1719
14Effect of Levator Ani Muscle Injury on Primiparous Women during the First Year after Childbirth.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Chung TKH
Int Urogynecol J 2014;25(10): 1381 - 1388
15Inside-out Versus Outside-in Transobturator Tension-free Vaginal Tape: A 5-year Prospective Comparative Study.
Cheung RYK, Chan SSC, Yiu AKW, Chung TKH
Int J Urol 2014;21(1): 74 - 80
16Pelvic Floor Biometry during a First Singleton Pregnancy and the Relationship with Symptoms of Pelvic Floor Disorders: a Prospective Observational Study.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Leung TY, Chung TKH
BJOG 2014;121(1): 121 - 129
17Pelvic Floor Biometry in Chinese Primiparous Women 1 Year after Delivery: A Prospective Observational Study.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Chung TKH
Ultrasound Obst Gyn 2014;43(4): 466 - 474
18Pelvic Floor Muscle Training Improves Quality of Life of Women with Urinary Incontinence: A Prospective Study.
Fan HL, Chan SSC, Law SM, Cheung RYK, Chung TKH
Aust NZ J Obstet Gyn 2013;53(3): 298 - 304
19Prevalence of Urinary and Fecal Incontinence in Chinese Women during and after Their First Pregnancy.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Chung TKH
Int Urogynecol J 2013;24(9): 1473 - 1479
20Responsiveness of the Pelvic Floor Distress Inventory and Pelvic Floor Impact Questionnaire in Women Undergoing Treatment for Pelvic Floor Disorders.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Lai BPY, Lee LLL, Choy KW, Chung TKH
Int Urogynecol J 2013;24(2): 213 - 221
21Risk of Malignancy in Women Who Underwent Hysterectomy for Uterine Prolapse.
Wan OYK, Cheung RYK, Chan SSC, Chung TKH
Aust NZ J Obstet Gyn 2013;53(2): 190 - 196
22Tension-free Vaginal Mesh for the Treatment of Pelvic Organ Prolapse in Chinese Women.
Fan HL, Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Chung TKH
Hong Kong Med J 2013;19(6): 511 - 517
23A Pilot Study on Sexually Transmitted Diseases and High Risk Sexual Behaviour in Hong Kong Female Ketamine Users.
Lee JHS, Cheung RYK, Chan SSC, Pang WL, Chung TKH
HK Pract 2012;34(4): 132 - 138
24Prevalence of Levator Ani Muscle Injury in Chinese Women after First Delivery.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Pang WL, Choy KW, Leung TY, Chung TKH
Ultrasound Obst Gyn 2012;39(6): 704 - 709
25Quality of Life in Women with Urinary Incontinence is Impaired and Comparable to Women with Chronic Diseases.
Cheung RYK, Chan SSC, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Chung TKH
Hong Kong Med J 2012;18(3): 214 - 220
26Symptoms, Quality of Life, and Factors Affecting Women's Treatment Decisions Regarding Pelvic Organ Prolap.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Lee LLL, Pang WL, Chung TKH
Int Urogynecol J 2012;23(8): 1027 - 1033
27The Risk of Preterm Delivery Prior to 34 Weeks in Women Presenting with Antepartum Haemorrhage of Unknown Origin.
Yeung SW, Tam WH, Cheung RYK
Aust NZ J Obstet Gyn 2012;52(2): 167 - 172
28Chinese Validation of Pelvic Floor Distress Inventory and Pelvic Floor Impact Questionnaire.
Chan SSC, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Li JCM, Lai BPY, Choy KW, Chung TKH
Int Urogynecol J 2011;22(10): 1305 - 1312
29Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy for the Treatment of Vaginal Vault Prolapse: with or without Robotic Assistance.
Chan SSC, Pang MW, Cheung TH, Cheung RYK, Chung TKH
Hong Kong Med J 2011;17(1): 54 - 61
30Urinary Symptoms and Impaired Quality of Life in Female Ketamine Users: Persistence after Cessation of Use.
Cheung RYK, Chan SSC, Lee JHS, Pang WL, Choy KW, Chung TKH
Hong Kong Med J 2011;17(4): 267 - 273
31Chinese Validation of Urogenital Distress Inventory and Incontinence Impact Questionnaire Short Form.
Chan SSC, Choy KW, Lai BPY, Pang MW, Yip SK, Lee LLL, Cheung RYK, Yiu AKW, Chung TKH
Int Urogynecol J 2010;21(7): 807 - 812