K K Poh

Summary

Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Safety of combination therapy with milrinone and esmolol for heart protection during percutaneous coronary intervention in acute myocardial infarction
    Kian Keong Poh
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Center, National University Health System, 1E Kent Ridge Rd, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore, 19228, Singapore
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 70:527-30. 2014
  2. doi request reprint An unusual case of anomalous origin of the right coronary artery and hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia
    G M Y Tan
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E, Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228, Singapore
    QJM 107:145-6. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography series. Electrocardiographic T wave abnormalities
    Weiqin Lin
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 54:606-10. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and heart disease
    Anand Ambhore
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 54:370-5; quiz 376. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Reperfusion therapies reduce ischemic mitral regurgitation following inferoposterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Kian Keong Poh
    Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Coron Artery Dis 23:555-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint ECG P wave abnormalities
    Li Ling Tan
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 54:4-7; quiz p.7. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography series. Non-ischaemic causes of ST segment elevation
    Ivandito Kuntjoro
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 53:367-70; quiz 371. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint ECGs with small QRS voltages
    Ting Ting Low
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 53:299-303; quiz 304. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography Series. Abnormal ECGs secondary to electrolyte abnormalities
    I Kuntjoro
    Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 53:152-6. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography Series. ECGs of structural heart disease: Part 2
    S S Ayyachamy
    Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 53:77-81. 2012

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Safety of combination therapy with milrinone and esmolol for heart protection during percutaneous coronary intervention in acute myocardial infarction
    Kian Keong Poh
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Center, National University Health System, 1E Kent Ridge Rd, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore, 19228, Singapore
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 70:527-30. 2014
    ..The present study tested the safety of combination therapy of milrinone and esmolol (M + E) in patients with AMI...
  2. doi request reprint An unusual case of anomalous origin of the right coronary artery and hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia
    G M Y Tan
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E, Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228, Singapore
    QJM 107:145-6. 2014
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography series. Electrocardiographic T wave abnormalities
    Weiqin Lin
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 54:606-10. 2013
    ..We present two cases of T wave inversions with markedly different aetiologies. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and heart disease
    Anand Ambhore
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 54:370-5; quiz 376. 2013
    ..Our two cases stress the importance of a high index of suspicion and the low threshold for investigations in the diabetic population. ..
  5. doi request reprint Reperfusion therapies reduce ischemic mitral regurgitation following inferoposterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Kian Keong Poh
    Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Coron Artery Dis 23:555-9. 2012
    ..The possible influence of reperfusion therapy in restoring mitral valve competence in inferoposterior STEMI has not been well elucidated...
  6. ncbi request reprint ECG P wave abnormalities
    Li Ling Tan
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 54:4-7; quiz p.7. 2013
    ..The former was found in a patient with mitral valve stenosis, while the latter was from a patient with pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography is important in evaluating the causes of P wave abnormalities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography series. Non-ischaemic causes of ST segment elevation
    Ivandito Kuntjoro
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 53:367-70; quiz 371. 2012
    ..We discuss reversible apical ballooning syndrome or Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, pericarditis and a case of ST segment elevation due to 'early repolarisation pattern'...
  8. ncbi request reprint ECGs with small QRS voltages
    Ting Ting Low
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 53:299-303; quiz 304. 2012
    ..In the second case, a screening electrocardiogram alerted the physicians to a life-threatening condition, that of a large pericardial effusion with cardiac tamponade...
  9. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography Series. Abnormal ECGs secondary to electrolyte abnormalities
    I Kuntjoro
    Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 53:152-6. 2012
    ..Electrocardiography (ECG) is a useful, quick and widely available tool to confirm the suspicion of, as well as diagnose hypokalaemia and hyperkalaemia. Different ECG changes can be seen with different levels and acuity of changes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography Series. ECGs of structural heart disease: Part 2
    S S Ayyachamy
    Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 53:77-81. 2012
    ..Diagnostic tests such as nuclear stress test, multislice computed tomography coronary angiogram, and even invasive coronary angiogram, may be indicated in selected patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography Series. ECGs of structural heart disease: Part 1
    K K Poh
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:855-8; quiz 859. 2011
    ..Subsequent echocardiography can help in the quantification of ventricular mass and identification of the aetiology...
  12. ncbi request reprint Variations of atrioventricular block
    T J Yeo
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:330-4; quiz 335. 2011
    ..The electrocardiogram is a key tool for identification of patients with AV conduction delays. Contrasting management strategies should be employed for differing levels of conduction block...
  13. doi request reprint The long-term predictive value of the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in Type 2 diabetic patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction
    G K Lee
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, Singapore
    QJM 105:1075-82. 2012
    ..non-diabetics. We aim to determine the predictive value of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) for major adverse events post-AMI in Type 2 diabetics vs. non-diabetics...
  14. ncbi request reprint Demographics of severe valvular aortic stenosis in Singapore
    Edgar L W Tay
    National University Heart Centre, Centre, National University Health System, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 54:36-9. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe the aetiology and clinical presentation of AS in Singapore, as well as patients' attitudes toward it. Our findings may facilitate the future planning and utilisation of resources to better manage these patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Misleading ECG recordings
    W T Yeo
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:772-5; quiz 776. 2011
    ..Misleading electrocardiogram recordings are not uncommon, and can lead to misdiagnosis. This article highlights two examples and discusses the strategies to recognise them...
  16. ncbi request reprint Narrow QRS complex tachycardia presenting as palpitation
    D Singh
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:468-73; quiz 474. 2011
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography Series. What is the cause of the regular wide QRS complex tachycardia?
    S L Lim
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:394-8; quiz 399. 2011
    ..Ventricular tachycardia may be monomorphic or polymorphic. The management of ventricular tachycardia depends on clinical symptoms and is influenced by the presence of structural heart disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Half-dose ezetimibe add-on to statin therapy is effective in improving resistant hyperlipidaemia in Asian patients with ischaemic heart disease
    E Chong
    National University Heart Centre, National University Hospital, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:400-4. 2011
    ..Ezetimibe at full dose (10-mg) is used for lipid lowering. We hypothesised that ezetimibe at half dose is effective in achieving percentage improvement in lipid profile among Asian patients with severe hyperlipidaemia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Regular narrow complex tachycardia
    D Singh
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:146-9;quiz 450. 2011
    ..Correct interpretation of electrocardiogram (ECG) and detailed analyses are important in differentiating the various types of PSVT. This is crucial in the immediate and long-term management of these patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint ECG ST segment elevation in patients with chest pain
    K K Poh
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:3-7; quiz 8. 2011
    ..Correct interpretation of the ECG is crucial in recognising this cardiac emergency, which often necessitates urgent coronary revascularisation. In addition, ECG aids localisation of the infarct-related artery and adds prognostic value...
  21. ncbi request reprint ECG delta waves in patients with palpitation
    W M Soo
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, Singapore 119228
    Singapore Med J 52:68-71; quiz 72. 2011
    ..In addition, ECG can aid in the localisation of the accessory pathway. Recognising WPW syndrome allows for risk stratification, the identification of associated conditions and the institution of appropriate management...
  22. ncbi request reprint Contrasting fatty involvement of the right ventricle: lipoma versus lipomatous hypertrophy
    J Zhang
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Rd, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 50:e342-5. 2009
    ..Multimodality imaging allows for a complementary and detailed characterisation of lipomatous masses involving the ventricular septum...
  23. ncbi request reprint Angiographic and intravascular ultrasonographic features of Kawasaki coronary artery disease
    Kiang Wei Low
    Cardiac Department, National University Heart Centre, 1E Kent Ridge Road, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 53:e87-9. 2012
    ..This case highlights the angiographic and intravascular ultrasonographic imaging features of this relatively uncommon condition presenting to an adult general cardiology service in Singapore...