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Department of Dietetics

Our Research

Publications

2018

Citation

Publication Name

Wong WY, Lim SL, Chan YH. Simple method for assessing standing height using recumbent length in bedridden patients. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition 2018 (In-press)

Malaysian Journal of Nutrition

Audrey Leong, Ru San Tan, Su Lin Lim, Kian Keong Poh. Effects of dietary fats and cholesterol as cardiovascular risks. Singapore Med J. 2018 (In-press)

Singapore Med J.

Ong F, Lee WS, Lim SL, Quak SH, Aw Marion M, Wong SY, Ng RT, Lin XH. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) practices and dietary patterns in children with inflammatory bowel disease in Singapore and Malaysia. Pediatrics & Neonatology; 2018

Pediatrics & Neonatology

Feng L, Cheah KM, Ng MX, Li J, Chan SM, Lim SL, Mahendran R, Kua EH, Halliwell B.The association between mushroom consumption and mild cognitive impairment (MCI): a community-based cross-sectional study in Singapore. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease.2018 (In-press)

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease

CY Han, X Zheng, LF Lee, C Chan, YQ Lee, NA Zailani, K Ng, K Bhaskaran. Development of a Diabetes Related Nutrition Knowledge Questionnaire for individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Singapore. Nutrition and Dietetics (In-press)

Nutrition and Dietetics


 

 2017

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F Naseer, Lim SL, So JBY, Lomanto D, Er SY, Shen L, Kim G, Shabbir A. The Early Effect of Laporascopic Sleeve Gastrectomy on Taste Change in a Multiethnic Asian Cohort. Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore 2017

Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore 2017

 

2016

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Lee JLC, Leong LP, Lim SL. Nutrition intervention approaches to reduce malnutrition in oncology patients: A systematic review. Supportive Care in Cancer. 2016; In press

Supportive Care in Cancer

Lim SL, Lin XH, Daniels L. 7-point Subjective Global Assessment is more time sensitive than conventional Subjective Global Assessment in detecting nutritional changes. JPEN Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 2016; In press

JPEN Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition


2014

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Lim SL, Ng SC, Lye J, Loke WC, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Improving the performance of nutrition screening through a series of quality improvement initiatives. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety 2014; 40(4):178-186. 

The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety

Lim SL, Lee CJ, Chan YH. Prognostic validity of 3-Minute Nutrition Screening (3-MinNS) in predicting length of hospital stay, readmission, cost of hospitalisation and mortality: a cohort study. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2014;23(4):560-566

Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

de van der Schueren M, Elia M, Gramlich L, Johnson MP, Lim SL,    Philipson T, Jaferi A, Prado CM. Clinical and economic outcomes of nutrition interventions across the continuum of care. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2014;1321(1):20-40.

Ann N Y Acad Sci.


2013

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Lim SL, Daniels L. Reply - Malnutrition and its impact on cost of hospitalisation, length of stay, readmission and 3-year mortality. Clinical Nutrition 2013; 32(3):489-490.

 

Clinical Nutrition

Lim SL, Lin XH,Chan YH, Ferguson M, Daniels L. A pre-post evaluation of an ambulatory nutrition support service for malnourished patients post hospital discharge: a pilot study. Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore 2013; 42:507-513.

Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore

Lim SL, Ang E, Foo YL, Ng LY, Tong CY, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Validity and reliability of nutrition screening administered by nurses. Nutrition in Clinical Practice 2013; 28:729-735.

Nutrition in Clinical Practice

Lim SL, Canavarro C, Zaw MH,  Zhu F, Loke WC, Chan YH, Yeoh KG. Irregular Meal Timing is Associated with Helicobacter pylori Infection and Gastritis. International Scholarly Research Network–Nutrition. 2013

International Scholarly Research Network–Nutrition


2012

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Ang Emily, Lim HL, Mordiffi SZ, Chan MF, Lim SL. Nutritional risk of cancer patients receiving chemotherapy in the ambulatory care setting: A prospective study. Singapore Nursing Journal. 2012; 39(4): 2-11 

Singapore Nursing Journal

Tong CY, Lim LL, Brody RA. High output enterocutaneous fistula: a literature review and a case study. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2012, 21(3): 464-9.

Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Teng GG, Tong CY, How CH, Goh LH. Pill Series. The unwelcome visitor. Singapore Med J. 2012 Aug; 53(8): 508-12.

Singapore Medical Journal

Lim SL, Ong KCB, Chan YH, Loke WC, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Malnutrition and its impact on cost of hospitalisation, length of stay, readmission and 3-year mortality. 2012; 31(3):345-350

Clinical Nutrition

 

Lim SL, Lye J. Nutritional Intervention Incorporating Expedited 10g Protein Counter (EP-10) to Improve the Albumin and Transferrin of Chronic Hemodialysis Patients. 2012; In press.

International Scholarly  Research Network - Nutrition

Lim SL, Lye J, Liang S, Miller M, Chong YS. Development and Validation of an Expedited 10g Protein Counter (EP-10) for Dietary Protein Intake Quantification. 2012; In press.

Journal of Renal Nutrition

Lim SL. Using Expedited 10g Protein Counter (EP-10) for Meal Planning. 2012; In press.

Journal of Renal Nutrition


2010

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Publication Name

Su LL,  Chelvi T, Lim SL, Chen Y, Tan AT, Pai NN, Gong YH, Foo J, Rauff M, Chong YS. The influence of maternal ethnic group and diet on breast milk fatty acid composition. 2010; 39(9):675-679

Annals, Academy of Medicine

 

2001 - 2009

Citation Publication Name
Lim SL, Tong CY, Loke WC, Chen Y, Lee EJC, Daniels L, Ferguson M. Development and validation of 3-Minute Nutrition Screening (3-MinNS) Tool for acute hospital patients in Singapore. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2009, 18(3): 395-403. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Lim SL, Sinaram S, Ung EK, Kua EH. The pursuit of thinness: an outcome study of anorexia nervosa. Singapore Med J. 2007 Mar; 48(3):222-6 Singapore Medical Journal
Lim SL, Lee EJ, Myint CC, Ong KT, Tay ME, Yusuf N, Ong CN. Oral intake and serum levels of ascorbic acid in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients. Adv Perit Dial. 2001;17:215-8. Advances in Peritoneal Dialysis

 

Poster Presentations

2018

Lim SL, Loo WM, Ong KW, Ng ZL, Han C, Chan YH, Lee YM. Lifestyle intervention enabled by mobile technologies leading to weight loss in patients with Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology; 2018.33:94. Asia Pacific Digestive Week 2018, Korea

CY Han, X Zheng, C Chan, RY Ho, YT Chan, ZW Woon, K Bhaskaran, MF Chong, SL Lim. Why are you not eating what was advised? Diabetes related nutrition knowledge, psychosocial self-efficacy, barriers and enablers to healthy eating in patient with type 2 diabetes. Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress 2018.

 

2017

Ang YP, Lim SL, Daniel Q Huang, Low HC. Nutritional Status of Pre-Liver   Transplant Patients in Acute Tertiary Hospital in Singapore. 12th Symposium   on Nutri Indonesia in conjunction with 4th International Nutrition Symposium,   Jakarta; 2017

Wong WY, Lim SL, Chan YH. Validation of Tape-Height Measurement in Hospitalized and   Healthy Participants. Malaysian Dietitians’ Conference, Kuala Lumpur; 2017


2016

Nursyafiqah A. Yazid, Maudrene L. Tan, Guat K. Tan, Su M. Lim, Helen A. Mendoza, Eric Y. Khoo. A diabetes group education for empowering patients program undergoing fasting during Ramadan. American Diabetes Association 76th Scientific sessions New Orleans, LA; 2016

Kejendran.M, Teo SY. Identification and management of refeeding syndrome in an acute care hospital. Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress 2016.

Er SY, C.S.Tan, G.Kim, Y.X.Gwee, F.Naseer, S.H.Lee, D.Lomanto, J.BY So, A.Shabbir. Body Composition of Asian patients with morbid obesity seeking bariatric surgery. The Obesity Week, New Orleans, LA 2016.  

C.X.H Lin, M.M Aw, Growth changes in young Children with Poor Weight Gain (PWG) after a  Multidisciplinary Approach, Vienna, 2016

Tan KF. The Effect of Ambulatory Nutrition Support (ANS) on Nutrition Status, readmission and cost of Hospitalisation in Post-Discharged Malnourished Patients. MDA-AODA Conference 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


2015

Lim SL, Tan KF, Chun J, Toh J, Goh KT, Ng SE. Effect of Ambulatory Nutrition Support on nutrition status and readmission rates of malnourished post-discharged patients. Community Care Forum 2015

Lim SL, Lin XH, Goh YT, Chan YH, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Effectiveness of outpatient, telephone and home nutrition care services for post-discharge malnourished patients: A randomised controlled trial. Singapore Health & Biomedical Congress 2015.


2014

K Yang, T Ang, C Lin, MM Aw. Nutritional deficits in children seen at a Multidisciplinary Feeding and Nutrition Clinic. Singapore Paediatric and Perinatal Annual Congress (SIPPAC) 2014.

Fangyi Ong, Maria Agatha Garcia, Marion Aw, Seng Hock Quak. The use of exclusive enteral feeding as primary therapy for Crohns disease in Singaporean children and adolescents; 2014

Naseer F, Lim SL, So BT, Lomanto D, Er P, Shabbir A. Taste change in an Asian cohort after sleeve gastrectomy. Annals of the Academy of Medicine Singapore 2014. 43(9):S82.             


2013

Lim SL, Lin XH, Daniels L. 7-point Subjective Global Assessment is more time sensitive than conventional Subjective Global Assessment in detecting nutritional changes, Annals of the Academy of Medicine Singapore 2013. 42(9):S9. Awarded Singapore Allied Health Award (Gold) 


2012

Lim SL, Lin XH, Chan YH, Ferguson M, Daniels L. A pre-post evaluation of a post-discharge ambulatory nutrition support service for malnourished patients: a pilot study. Proceedings of the Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 28-29 Sept 2012: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2012.

Lim SL, Ang E, Ng SC, Tong CY, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Reducing incompletion and error rates in nutrition screening. Proceedings of the Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 28-29 Sept 2012: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2012.

Ong FY, Garcia AM, Quak SH, Aw M, Lim SL. The Use of Exclusive Enteral Feeding as Primary Therapy for Crohns Disease in Singaporean Children and Adolescents. Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 28-29 September 2012: Singapore. Awarded Allied Health Award (Silver)

MH Tan, FY Ong, YL Tan, K Venkataraman, K Bhaskaran, J Mann, KO Lee, ES Tai, YS Lee, YH Khoo. Ethnic differences in dietary glycemic measures of individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Singapore. 16th International Congress of Dietetics; 5-8 September 2012: Sydney


2011

Liong SM, Xu FG, Ong CN. A Metabolomic Study of Watercress Consumption. Proceedings of Singapore 2nd Health and Biomedical Congress; 11-12 Nov 2011: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2011; 40:S42.

Lim SL, Ong KCB, Chan YH, Loke WC, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Malnutrition and its impact on cost of hospitalisation, length of stay, readmission and 3-year mortality. In: Tan EK, editor. Proceedings of the Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 11-12 Nov 2011: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2011. 40: S10. Awarded Singapore Allied Health Award (Gold)

Lim SL, Lye J, Liang S, Miller M, Chong YS. Development and Validation of an Expedited 10g Protein Counter (EP-10) for Dietary Protein Intake Quantification. In: Tan EK, editor. Proceedings of the Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 11-12 Nov 2011: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2011. 40: S41.

Yong XN, Lau TWL, Vathsala A, Lim SL. Prevalence of Malnutrition in Chronic Haemodialysis Patients: A Re-evaluation 10 years later. In: Tan EK, editor. Proceedings of the Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 11-12 Nov 2011: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2011. 40: S247.

Lim SL, Tong CY, Ang E, Foo YL, Ng YY, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Validity and reliability of 3-Minute Nutrition Screening (3-MinNS) performed by nurses on Oncology and Surgical patients. 14th Congress of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Society of Asia, Taipei. Taiwan. 14-16 October 2011.


2010

Liong SM, Au CMY, Lin CXH, Lim CDQ, Yong XN, Leong SJ, Tay PDW, Lim SL. Malnutrition in Congestive Cardiac Failure Patients. Proceedings of Singapore 1st Health and Biomedical Congress; 12-13 Nov 2010: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2010; 39: S70.

Lim SL, Cannavarro C, Zhu F, Chan YH, Yeoh KG. Irregular meal timing is associated with Helicobacter pylori infection and gastritis.In: Tan EK, editor. Proceedings of the 1st Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 12-13 Nov 2010: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2010. 39: S6. Awarded Singapore Allied Health Award (Gold)

Lim CS, Ang E, Chan MF, Lim SL, Chow YL, Mordiffi SZ. Nutrition Risk of Patients with Cancer. In: Tan EK, editor. Proceedings of the 1st Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress; 12-13 Nov 2010: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2010. 39: S9. Awarded Singapore Nursing Award (Silver)

 

2009

Lim SL, Tong CY, Seet RCS, Loke WC, Ferguson M, Daniels L. Validation of Mid Arm Muscle Circumference and Triceps Skinfold Thickness with Subjective Global Assessment. In: Oh VMS, Yap HK, editors. Proceedings of the 8th Annual Scientific Congress National Healthcare Group; 16-17 Oct 2009: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2009; 38:S8. p. S8 Merit Award for Best Oral Presentation

Lim SL, Yu SM, Ee QY, Asim S, Chan YH, Loke WC. Nutrition Status and Hospitalisation Outcomes of Patients Receiving Tube Feeding in a Tertiary Hospital in Sinapore. In: Oh VMS, Yap HK, editors. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 16-17 Oct 2009: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2009; p. S71.

CY Tong, SN Teoh, SL Lim, LL Lim. Parenteral Nutrition Support Team - A 6-month Service Evaluation. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 16-17 Oct 2009: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2009; p. S38.

L Dong, CL Koh, PHH Wong, PS Low, SKH Tay, HT Ong. Efficacy of Ketogenic Diet in Children. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 16-17 Oct 2009: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2009; p. S11.

Lim SL, Au MY, Yu SM, Ee QY, Loke WC. Profile of Inpatients Receiving Tube Feeding in a Tertiary Hospital in Singapore. In: Oh VMS, Yap HK, editors. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 16-17 Oct 2009: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2009; 38:S86.

 

2008

HT Ong, L Dong, C Koh. Glucose Monitoring During Initiation of Kentogenic Diet in Children with Refractory Epilepsy. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 7-8 Nov 2008: Singapore: Annual Scientific Congress ; 2008. p. S15.


2007

Lim SL, Tong CY, Ang NK, Loke WC, Chen Y, Lee EJC. Validation of a simple nutrition screening tool (NUHONS) with Subjective Global Assessment (SGA) in hospitalised patients. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 10-11 Nov 2007: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2007. p. S3. Awarded Young Investigator's Award
Lim SL, Tong CY, Ong KC, Loke WC, Lee EJC. Prevalence of Malnutrition in a tertiary hospital. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 10-11 Nov 2007: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2007. p. S20.

 

2006

Mattar CN, Lim SL, Foo SL, Rauff M, Chan YH, Chong YS. The influence of pre-pregnancy body mass index and gestational weight gain on birth weight of babies. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 30Sep-1 Oct 2006: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2006. p. S28.
Lim SL, Rauff M, Foo JSL, Chan YH, Chong YS. Effect of parity and ethnic differences on pre-pregnancy and post-pregnancy body mass index among local women. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 30Sep-1 Oct 2006: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2006. p. S28.

Lim SL, Tong CY, Foo JSL, Rauff M, Chan YH, Hanson LA, Chong YS. Do lactating mothers get enough n-3 fatty acids in their diets? Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 30Sep-1 Oct 2006: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2006. p. S5. Awarded Best Oral Presentation

Tong C, So JBA. Effect of nutrition intervention on patients after gastrectomy. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 30Sep-1 Oct 2006: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2006. p. S34.
Dong L, Ku YY, Ong HT. Hypocount monitoring schedule during initiation of ketogenic diet. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 30Sep-1 Oct 2006: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2006. p. S64.
Ku YY, Ong HT, Dong L, Lim SL. Short-term effect of ketogenic diet on the growth of epileptic children. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 30Sep-1 Oct 2006: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2006. p. S26.

 

2005

So HM, Lim SL, Chan YH, Seet RCS. Nutritional status and hospitalisation outcomes in advanced cancer patients referred for dietary intervention. Proceedings of the Combined Scientific Meeting; 4-6 Nov 2005: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2005. p. S8. Awarded Best Oral Presentation
Lim SL, Kua EH, Ung EK. Bulimia Nervosa ¨C An NUH Study. Proceedings of the Combined Scientific Meeting; 4-6 Nov 2005: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2005. p. S38.
Lim SL, Kua EH, Ung EK. The Pursuit of Thinness - An Outcome Study of Anorexia Nervosa. Proceedings of the Combined Scientific Meeting; 4-6 Nov 2005: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2005. p. S38.


2004

Lim SL, Gan HC, Tan SH, Lee EJC. The effect of substitution of Potassium Chloride tablets with potassium-containing salt substitute in Peritoneal Dialysis patients. NephroAsia; 9-12 Feb 2004: Chicago: American Journal of Nephrology;2004. p.113.

 

2003

Gopalakrisnan R, Lee E, Lim SL. The Impact of Diabetic Status on the nutritional profile of patients on stable Continuous Peritoneal Dialysis. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 4-5 Oct 2003: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2003. p. S143.
Tong C, Fong ML, Kang M, Koh C, Chang B, Chow PY. In-patients' satisfaction and compliance of therapeutic diets in National University Hospital. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; 4-5 Oct 2003: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2003. p. S155.

 

2002

Lim SL, Lee EJC. The Effect of Concerted Nutritional Assessment and Intervention on Parameters of Nutrition in Chronic Haemodialysis Patients. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; Aug 2002: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2002.
Lim SL, Lee EJC. Prevalence of Malnutrition in Chronic Haemodialysis patients. Proceedings of the National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress; Aug 2002: Singapore: Annals of the Academy of Medicine; 2002.
Lee EJC, Lim SL. Serum Albumin of Diabetic and non-Diabetic Patients after starting CAPD. 1st Asian Chapter Meeting on Peritoneal Dialysis; 23-15 Dec 2002: Hong Kong.

 

2001

Lim SL, Myint CC, Lee EJC. Body Weight and Calorie Intake in CAPD patients. Clinical Nephrology Meetings; 2001: Orlando, Florida. Abstract printed in Journal of Renal Nutrition.