Lim Wee Leong

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Dr. Lim Wee Leong

MD(UKM), M.Med.(Anaesthesiology), FAMM.

Head and Senior Consultant, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Hospital Sungai Buloh (1 May 2005 until currently)

 

Professional Qualifications

 

Qualifications

 

Year

 

Institution

 

 

Sub-specialty training in neuro and trauma anaesthesia

 

Masters in Medicine (Anaesthesia)

 

Degree in Medicine (M.D.)

 

 

1996

 

 

1992

 

 

1984

 

Hospital Alfred, Melbourne, Australia

 

 

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

 

 

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

 

 

Awards

 

Awards

 

Year

 

Institution

 

Fellow of Academy of Medicine

 

2006 Academy of Medicine, Malaysia
 

Excellent Service Award

 

2004

 

Hospital Kuala Lumpur

 

 

Excellent Service Award

 

1997

 

Hospital Kuala Lumpur

 

 

Young Investigator’s Award in Anaesthesiology

 

 

1994

 

Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiology

 

Excellent Service Award

 

1993

 

Hospital Kuala Lumpur

 

 

Young Investigator’s Award in Anaesthesiology

 

1992

 

Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiology

 

 

 

 

Professional activities and posts held in academic bodies

  1. Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Malaysia (since 24 August 2006)

 

  1. Member of the Academy of Medicine, Malaysia

 

  1. Life Member of the College of Anaesthesiologists, Malaysia

 

  1. Life member of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists

 

  1. Member of the National Peri-Operative Mortality Review Committee.

 

  1. Organizing Chairman for the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists’ Annual Scientific Meeting 2007 from 9-11 March 2007.

 

  1. Committee Member for “Review of Brain Death Consensus”, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences 2003.

 

  1. Committee Member for Health Technology Assessment on – “CT Scan for Severe Head Injury with GCS of 5 or less”.

 

  1. Organizing Secretary for 35th Malaysian-Singapore Congress of Medicine 2001.

 

  1. Scientific Convener for Neuro Anaesthesia Symposium of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists and the College of Anaesthesiologists 2001.

 

  1. Executive Committee Member Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists 1994.

 

  1. Honorary Lecturer for University Kebangsaan Malaysia.

 

  1. Invited Lecturer for Quality Assurance Workshop, Hospital UKM.

 

  1. Organizing Committee Member 2nd Scientific Symposium, Society of Anaesthesiologists 1994.

 

  1. Member for the Ministry of Health’s Sub-specialty Training Committee for Anaesthesia and Intensive Care.

 

  1. Member of the sub-committee for anaesthetic drugs of the Ministry of Health’s National Drug Committee.

 

  1. Visiting anaesthetist for interventional neuroradiology sessions at the Hospital Sultanah Aminah, Johor Bahru. 2008-2009

 

  1. Committee member for setting Guidelines for Consent for Procedures by the Malaysian Medical Council. 2010

 

  1. Committee member for the National Advanced Trauma Life Support Committee 2010

 

  1. Examiner for the Conjoint Board Finals Examination for the Master’s in Medicine (Anaesthesia) UKM, USM and UM May 2011.

 

  1. Certified Surveyor for the Malaysian Society of Quality in Healthcare 2012

 

  1. Council member for the College of Anaesthesiologists of Malaysia 2012-2013.

 

  1. Certified Instructor for Care of the Critically Ill Patient (CCrISP) Workshop 2012.

 

  1. Examiner for the Conjoint Board Finals Examination for the Master’s in Medicine (Anaesthesia) UKM, USM and UM. May 2013.

 

  1. Instructor for Malaysian Primary Masters’ Intensive Course 28 Nov-3 Dec. 2013

 

  1. Council member for the College of Anaesthesiologists of Malaysia 2014-2015

 

  1. Examiner for the Conjoint Board Finals Examination for the Master’s in Medicine (Anaesthesia) UKM, USM and UM. May 2015

 

  1. Examiner for the Conjoint Board Finals Examination for the Master’s in Medicine (Anaesthesia) UKM, USM and UM. Nov 2016

 

Council member for the College of Anaesthesiologists of Malaysia 2016-2017

 

Papers and other publications

  1. 1991 – Comparison between Lignocaine 1.5% and Bupivacaine 0.5% in Caudal Anaesthesia in adult patients. Presented at the 7th ASEAN Congress of Anaesthesia. Pemenang Anaesthesia’s Young Investigator’s Award untuk tahun 1992

 

  1. 1993 – Experience with Patient Controlled Anaesthesia in Malaysia presented at the 8th ASEAN Congress of Anaesthesia di Bali, Indonesia.

 

  1. 1994 – “Cancellation Rate for Elective Surgery at Hospital Kuala Lumpur” Presented at the 2nd Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists. Pemenang Anaesthesia’s Young Investigator’s Award untuk tahun 1994.

 

  1. 1995 – “Acute pain Service-Towards better patient Care”. Published at the HKL Bulletin

 

  1. 1996 – “POMR Biannual Report (1992-1994)” Co-author. Published by MOH

 

  1. 1996 – “Comparison of Propofol and Methohexitone as an induction agent in anaesthesia for electroconvulsive therapy”. Co-author. Published in the Western African Journal of Medicine , Vol. 15 Oct-Dec. 1996.

 

  1. 1997 – “Nursing management of I/V Line”. Published in the 1st. issue of the HKL Quality Journal.

 

  1. 1997 – Editorial on “Cost Containment and Quality Improvement” 2nd Issue of the HKL QA Journal

 

  1. 1998 – “POMR Second Two-Year Report 1994-1996” Co-author. Published by MOH

 

  1. 1999 – “Utilisation of Emergency OT Time”. Co-author. Published in the 5th issue of the HKL QA Journal

 

  1. 1999 – “Cancellation of Elective Surgery due to lack of ICU Beds” Co-author. Published in the 5th issue of the HKL QA Journal.

 

  1. 2000 – “POMR Two-Year Report 1997-1998” Co-author and sub-editor Published by MOH.

 

  1. 2001 – POMR Assessor’s Manual. Main author. Published by MOH

 

  1. 2002 – “Benchmarking Clinic Waiting Times for Hospital Kuala Lumpur” Published in the HKL QA Journal 2002

 

  1. 2002- “Customer Satisfaction Survey in Anaesthesia, Hospital Kuala Lumpur”. Bengkel QA Hospital Kuala Lumpur Julai 2002

 

  1. 2002 – “Anesthesia related mortality in Malaysia – 1996-1997” Co-author. Published in the ASEAN Journal of Anaesthesiology December 2002

 

  1. 2005 – “Report on National Perioperative Hypothermia Study” October 2005

 

  1. 2006 – Wrote chapter on “Anaesthesia for Pituitary Tumor Surgery” in the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiology’s Yearbook 2006

 

  1. 2007 – Co-author and sub-editor for “POMR Two-Year Report 2002-2004”

Published by MOH.

 

  1. 2008 – Chapter author on “Total intravenous anaesthesia and neurosurgery” in the

Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiology’s Yearbook 2007/8

 

  1. 2008 Co-researcher on free paper presentation on “72-hour stop order for restricted antibiotics: A pilot project in intensive care unit, Hospital Sungai Buloh”. Presented at the 6th National Intensive Care Conference, Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur 11-13 July 2008.

 

  1. 2009 Poster Presentation on Fluid and Electrolyte changes after major surgery at Hospital Sungai Buloh. Presented at the 16th Asean Congress of Anaesthesi. 3-5th July 2009, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

 

  1. 2010 Case Report on Malignant Hyperpyrexia and its early management using Dantrolene. Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists. 22-14.04.2010 Johor Bahru

 

  1. 2011 Lecture on “Management of Non-traumatic Intra-Cranial Haemorrhage” at the 11th Indonesian Society of Neuroanaesthesia and Critical Care7-10th April 2011 at Bandung, Indonesia

 

  1. 2011 Lecture on “What’s new in monitoring in severe head injury” at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Intensive Care Society. 15-17th July 2012 at Sharing-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

 

  1. 2012 Total Intravenous Anaesthesia using target controlled infusion. A pocket reference. Published in 2012 under the College of Anaesthesiologists and the Academy of Medicine, Malaysia.

 

  1. 2012 Poster Presentation on “Anaesthesia implications in positioning and surgical brainstem manipulation in posterior fossa surgery”. Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists. 20-22.04.2012, Kuantan, Malaysia

 

  1. 2012 Poster Presentation on “Under is not enough. How aware are we?”. Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists. 20-22.04.2012, Kuantan, Malaysia

 

  1. 2012 Poster Presentation on “A study on the incidence and risk factors for post-operative delirium after general anaesthesia at Hospital Sungai Buloh”. Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists. 20-22.04.2012, Kuantan, Malaysia

 

  1. 2013 Poster Presentation on “The Experience of Awareness Under Anaesthesia” Asia-Oceanic Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine (AOSRA-PM) 19-22 June 2013, Kuching, Malaysia

 

  1. 2014 Chief Reviewer for “Recommendations for Safety Standards and Monitoring During Anaesthesia and Recovery. (Fourth Edition 2013) Published by the College of Anaesthesiologists of Malaysia 2014

 

  1. 2015 Poster Presentation “Double-Lumen Vs Coodech Bronchial Blocker on Oesophagectomy Outcomes” by Ray Joshua Ryan, Zezylina Osman, Shukri Jahit, Lim Wee Leong at 19th Asean Congress of Anaesthesiologists, 27– 29 August 2015, Jogjakarta, Indonesia

 

  1. 2015 Review Committee member for “Inter-Facility Transfer Guidelines for Critically Ill and Ventilated Patients” by the College of Anaesthesiologists of Malaysia

 

  1. 2016 Free Paper Poster Oral Presentation “Massive cerebral oedema immediately

after cranioplasty, a fatal and rare complication: a case report.” by Bathumana Appan PP, Lim WL at the 16th World Congress of Anaesthesiology,

28 August -2nd September, 2016, Hong Kong

 

  1. 2016 Co-author for poster presentation “TIME IS BRAIN”: A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF rTPA TREATMENT IN ISCHEMIC STROKE PATIENTS IN CRITICAL CARE UNIT. Annual Scientific Meeting for the Malaysian Intensive Care Society 23-25 August 2016, Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur