PERSONAL DETAIL


ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. YOONG BOON KOON

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79492441
  bkyoong@um.edu.my
 Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-1092-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
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ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
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AREAS OF EXPERTISE
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RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
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Article in Academic Journals

2017
  • Cheung T.T, Han H.-S ,She W.H, Chen K.-H, Chow P.K.H,Yoong B.K,Lee K.F, Kubo S,Tang C.N, Wakabayashi G.The Asia Pacific Consensus Statement on Laparoscopic Liver Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Report from the 7th Asia-Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Expert Meeting Held in Hong Kong. Liver Cancer, 2017 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Khean Lee Goh,Hamizah Razlan, Juanda Leo Hartono, Choon Seng Qua, Boon Koon Yoong, Peng Soon Koh and Basri Jeet Abdullah. Liver cancer in Malaysia: Epidemiology and clinical presentation in a multiracial Asian population. Journal of Digestive Diseases. 2015 Mar;16(3):152-8. doi: 10.1111/1751- 2980.12223.PMID: 25512092 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Abdullah BJJ, Yeong CH, Goh KL, Yoong BK, Ho GF, Carolyn Yim CW, Anajali K. Robotic Assisted Thermal Ablation of Liver Tumours. European Radiology. 2015. 25(1): 246-257 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Peng Soon Koh, Mastura Md Yusof, Boon Koon Yoong & Pathmanathan Rajadurai. Mediastinal hepatocellular carcinoma with unknown primary: an unusual and rare presentation. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer. 2014 Dec;45 Suppl 1:74-6. doi: 10.1007/s12029-013- 9549-8. PMID:24045908 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Abdullah, B.J.J., Yeong, C.H., Goh, K.L., Yoong, B.K., Ho, G.F., Yim, C.C.W., & Kulkarni, A. Robot-assisted radiofrequency ablation of primary and secondary liver tumours: early experience. Eur Radiol 24(1);79-85. (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Peng Soon Koh, Boon Koon Yoong, Anushya Vijayananthan, Ouzreiah Nawawi & Sanjiv Mahadeva. (2013). Jaundice and life- threatening hemobilia: An uncommon presentation of adult choledochal cysts. Journal of Digestive Diseases. 4(8):451-4. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Peng Soon Koh, Shiaw Hooi Ho, Boon Koon Yoong, Basri Jeet Abdullah, Khean Lee Goh. Massive subcapsular air collection in the liver: A rare life- threatening complication following ERCP rendezvous procedure. J Dig Dis. 2013 Jun;14(6):337-9. doi: 10.1111/1751- 2980.12030 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Peng Soon Koh, Jun Kit Koong, Caroline Judy Westerhout, Boon Koon Yoong. Hepatobiliary and pancreatic:A huge liver paraganglioma. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Jul; 28(7):1075.PMID: 23782121 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2012
  • Peng Soon Koh, Kar Huei Cha, Lucy Chan, Sanjay Rampal, Boon Koon Yoong. Superior somatic pain relief and improved visceral pain control is achieved using pre-emptive analgesia for laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of the University of Malaya Medical Centre. 2012; 15(2):1-7 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Khean-Lee Goh & Boon-Koon Yoong. 2012, Early detection of pancreatic cancer: A possibility in some cases but not a reality in most. Journal of Digestive Diseases. Vol 13, issue 8 p389-442 (ISI-Indexed)
  • A R Yusoff, Z M Siti, A R M Muzammil, B K Yoong, R Vijeyasingam. Cholangiocarcinoma: A 10-Year Experience Of A Single Tertiary Centre In The Multi Ethnicity- Malaysia.Med J Malaysia 67(1):45-51 
  • Yusoff AR, Razak MM, Yoong BK, Vijeyasingam R & Siti ZM.Survival analysis of cholangiocarcinoma: a 10-year experience in Malaysia.World J Gastroenterol. 2012 Feb 7;18(5):458-65. (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Abstracts of the 2011 Asian-Pacific HPBA (Hepato- Pancreato-Biliary Association) 3rd Biennial Congress. September 27-30, 2011. Melbourne, Australia. HPB (Oxford). 2011 Oct;13 Suppl 3:1-254. PMID:21970028 (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Velaiutham S, Taib NA, Ng KL, Yoong BK, Yip CH.Does the pre-operative value of serum CA15-3 correlate with survival in breast cancer?Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2008 Jul-Sep;9(3):445-8 (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2015
  • Aaliyah Zambri, Jun Kit Koong, Peng Soon Koh and Boon Koon Yoong. Relationship Of Serum Alpha Feto Protein And Viral Hepatitis With Hepatocellular Carcinoma In A Multi Ethnic Population: A Single Institution Review. HPB 2015;17(Suppl. S2):25�266. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Jun Kit Koong, Ee Shuan Lim, Peng Soon Koh and Boon Koon Yoong. Refractory Hypoglycaemia As A Rare Cause Of Initial Presentation In Previously Undoagnosed Hepatocellular Carcinoma. HPB 2015; 17(Suppl. S2):25 266. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2013
  • Peng Soon Koh, Boon Koon Yoong, Anushya Vijayananthan, Ouzreiah Nawawi, Sanjiv Mahadeva. Jaundice and life- threatening hemobilia - A rare presentation of adult choledochal cysts. HPB 2013, 15 (Suppl. 2); 98. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2012
  • Peng Soon Koh, Jun Kit Koong, Caroline Judy Westerhout, Boon Koon Yoong. A huge paraganglioma mimicking a giant cavernous hemangioma of the liver. J Gastroenterol Hepatology. 2012; 27(suppl 5):225. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
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AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
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PRESENTATIONS
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INVITED SPEAKER
  • surgeons, Annual Scientific Meeting of the college of surgeons AMM, 2014-05-23 to 2014-05-25, college of surgeons academy of medicine of malaysia
OTHERS
  • laparoscopic hepatectomy, laparoscopic hepatectomy workshop, 2014-09-11 to 2014-09-13, ethicon

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Jeffery Lim Ze Kang, Value of operative measurement of drain amylase after pancreatic surgery, 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Nur Khadijah Binti Mohd Roslan, the effect of wound re-disinfection with povidone iodine prior to wound closure reduces surgical site infection in mesh repair open hernioplasties, 2013/2014
  • Master Degree, Lim I Vern, fluid resuscitation and haematocrit levels in the outcome of acute pancreatitis, 2012/2013

Completed
  • Master Degree, L.sivaneswaran Lechmiannandan,, Multicentre Study of efficacy of DC Beads Versus Conventional Tansarterial Chemotherapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Toh Charng Chee, Can Post Operative Pain of Ambulatory Inguinal be reduced by Preemptive Pregabalin, 2010/2011