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Dr. Appiah Kubi  | 

Lecturer I

 3411 5401

Teaching Areas

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Microbiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Research Interests

  • Preterm Birth
  • Preeclampsia
  • Labour & Delivery
  • Maternal Cardiac function
  • Environmental health and wellbeing

Professional Qualifications

  • BMed, BSur (Shenyang Medical College), PhD (O&G-CUHK)

Selected Publications

  • Guo J, Feng Q, Chaemsaithong P, Appiah K, Sahota DS, Leung BW, et al. Biomarkers at 6 weeks’ gestation in the prediction of early miscarriage in  pregnancy following assisted reproductive technology. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2023 Aug;102(8):1073–83.
  • Feng Q, Chaemsaithong P, Duan H, Ju X, Appiah K, Shen L, et al. Screening for spontaneous preterm birth by cervical length and shear-wave  elastography in the first trimester of pregnancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2022 Sep;227(3):500.e1-500.e14.
  • Gyasi RM, Adu-Gyamfi S, Obeng B, Asamoah E, Kisiangani I, Ochieng V, Appiah K, et al. Association between physical activity participation and perceived social  isolation at older ages: Do social participation, age and sex differences matter? Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2021;96:104441.
  • Feng Q, Duan H, Ju X, Appiah K, Yip KM, Tai Y-Y, et al. Prediction of spontaneous preterm birth by cervical length in the first trimester  of pregnancy: Comparison of two measurement methods. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2021 Jul;100(7):1305–12.
  • Kwan AHW, Chaemsaithong P, Tse WT, Appiah K, Chong KC, Leung TY, et al. Feasibility, Reliability, and Agreement of Transperineal Ultrasound Measurement:  Results from a Longitudinal Cohort Study. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2020 Jul;1–10.
  • Li W, Chung CYL, Wang CC, Chan TF, Leung MBW, Chan OK, Appiah K et al. Monochorionic twins with selective fetal growth restriction: insight from placental  whole-transcriptome analysis. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2020 May;
  • Tse WT, Chaemsaithong P, Chan WWY, Kwan AHW, Huang J, Appiah K, et al. Labor progress determined by ultrasound is different in women requiring cesarean  delivery from those who experience a vaginal delivery following induction of labor. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Oct;221(4):335.e1-335.e18.
  • Chaemsaithong P, Appiah K, Sahota D, Leung TY, Poon CYL. Screening and prevention of pre-eclampsia: a review Hong Kong J Gynaecol Obstet Midwifery 2019; 19(1):56-72
  • Appiah K, Chaemsaithong P, Poon CYL. Prevention of preterm birth: A review MIMS JPOG 2019 vol. 45 no.4. P.169-176.
  • Piya Chaemsaithong, Man Yan Chung, Qian Sun, Angel H.W. Kwan, Appiah K, Junhong Huang, Ka Chun Chong, Liona C. Poon. Comparison of cardiac indices during pregnancy between non-invasive automated device and two-dimensional echocardiography: a longitudinal study