Imperial College London

Dr P Boon Lim

Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Honorary Senior Lecturer
 
 
 
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+44 (0)20 3313 2115p.b.lim Website

 
 
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Location

 

Cardiology DepartmentBlock B Hammersmith HospitalHammersmith Campus

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Summary

 

Publications

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Kim M-Y, Sikkel MB, Hunter RJ, Haywood GA, Tomlinson DR, Tayebjee MH, Ali RL, Cantwell CD, Gonna H, Sandler BC, Lim E, Furniss G, Panagopoulos D, Begg G, Dhillon G, Hill NJ, O'Neill J, Francis DP, Lim PB, Peters NS, Linton NWF, Kanagaratnam Pet al., 2018, A novel approach to mapping the atrial ganglionated plexus network by generating a distribution probability atlas, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 29, Pages: 1624-1634, ISSN: 1045-3873

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Ferreira-Martins J, Howard J, Al-Khayatt B, Shalhoub J, Sohaib A, Shun-Shin MJ, Novak PG, Leather R, Sterns LD, Lane C, Lim PB, Kanagaratnam P, Peters NS, Francis DP, Sikkel MBet al., 2018, Outcomes of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation ablation studies are affected more by study design and patient mix than ablation technique, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 29, Pages: 1471-1479, ISSN: 1045-3873

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Handa BS, Roney CH, Houston C, Qureshi NA, Li X, Pitcher DS, Chowdhury RA, Lim PB, Dupont E, Niederer SA, Cantwell CD, Peters NS, Ng FSet al., 2018, Analytical approaches for myocardial fibrillation signals, COMPUTERS IN BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, Vol: 102, Pages: 315-326, ISSN: 0010-4825

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Virag N, Erickson M, Taraborrelli P, Vetter R, Lim PB, Sutton R, Lim PB, Sutton Ret al., 2018, Predicting vasovagal syncope from heart rate and blood pressure: A prospective study in 140 subjects, HEART RHYTHM, Vol: 15, Pages: 1404-1410, ISSN: 1547-5271

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Kyriacou A, Rajkumar CA, Pabari PA, Sohaib SMA, Willson K, Peters NS, Lim PB, Kanagaratnam P, Hughes AD, Mayet J, Whinnett ZI, Francis DPet al., 2018, Distinct impacts of heart rate and right atrial-pacing on left atrial mechanical activation and optimal AV delay in CRT, PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 41, Pages: 959-966, ISSN: 0147-8389

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, 2018, B-AB01-01 to B-AB42-05, Pages: S1-S107, ISSN: 1547-5271

CONFERENCE PAPER

Luther V, Qureshi N, Lim PB, Koa-Wing M, Jamil-Copley S, Ng FS, Whinnett Z, Davie DW, Peters NS, Kanagaratnam P, Linton Net al., 2018, Isthmus sites identified by Ripple Mapping are usually anatomically stable: A novel method to guide atrial substrate ablation?, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 29, Pages: 404-411, ISSN: 1045-3873

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Leong KMW, Chow J-J, Ng FS, Falaschetti E, Qureshi N, Koa-Wing M, Linton NWF, Whinnett ZI, Lefroy DC, Davies DW, Lim PB, Peters NS, Kanagaratnam P, Varnava AMet al., 2018, Comparison of the Prognostic Usefulness of the European Society of Cardiology and American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation Risk Stratification Systems for Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, Vol: 121, Pages: 349-355, ISSN: 0002-9149

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Leong KMW, Ng FS, Roney C, Cantwell C, Shun-Shin MJ, Linton NWF, Whinnett ZI, Lefroy DC, Davies DW, Harding SE, Lim PB, Francis D, Peters NS, Varnava AM, Kanagaratnam Pet al., 2018, Repolarization abnormalities unmasked with exercise in sudden cardiac death survivors with structurally normal hearts, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 29, Pages: 115-126, ISSN: 1045-3873

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Sau A, Taraborrelli P, Moore P, Lim PBet al., 2018, Cardioinhibitory and vasodepressor responses to different stressors on head-up tilt, EUROPACE, Vol: 20, Pages: 115-115, ISSN: 1099-5129

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Sau A, Sikkel MB, Luther V, Wright I, Guerrero F, Koa-Wing M, Lefroy D, Linton N, Qureshi N, Whinnett Z, Lim PB, Kanagaratnam P, Peters NS, Davies DWet al., 2017, The sawtooth EKG pattern of typical atrial flutter is not related to slow conduction velocity at the cavotricuspid isthmus, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 28, Pages: 1445-1453, ISSN: 1045-3873

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Su J, Manisty C, Parker KH, Simonsen U, Nielsen-Kudsk JE, Mellemkjaer S, Connolly S, Lim PB, Whinnett ZI, Malik IS, Watson G, Davies JE, Gibbs S, Hughes AD, Howard Let al., 2017, Wave Intensity Analysis Provides Novel Insights Into Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, Vol: 6, ISSN: 2047-9980

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Leong KMW, Ng FS, Yao C, Roney C, Taraborrelli P, Linton NWF, Whinnett ZI, Lefroy DC, Davies DW, Lim PB, Harding SE, Peters NS, Kanagaratnam P, Varnava AMet al., 2017, ST-Elevation Magnitude Correlates With Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Conduction Delay in Type I Brugada ECG, CIRCULATION-ARRHYTHMIA AND ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 10, ISSN: 1941-3149

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Leong KMW, Ng FS, Patil S, Lim PBet al., 2017, An electrocardiogram opinion from an National Health Service walk-in centre: Pneumothorax, EMERGENCY MEDICINE JOURNAL, Vol: 34, Pages: 620-+, ISSN: 1472-0205

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Leong KMW, Guerrero F, Lim PB, 2017, Cavotricuspid-Isthmus Dependent Flutter or Left-Sided Atrial Tachycardia?, JOURNAL OF INVASIVE CARDIOLOGY, Vol: 29, Pages: E92-E93, ISSN: 1042-3931

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Masoud S, Lim PB, Kitas GD, Panoulas Vet al., 2017, Sudden cardiac death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, WORLD JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, Vol: 9, Pages: 562-573, ISSN: 1949-8462

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Sikkel MB, Luther V, Sau A, Guerrero F, Ng FS, Lim PBet al., 2017, High-Density Electroanatomical Mapping to Identify Point of Epicardial to Endocardial Breakthrough in Perimitral Flutter., JACC Clin Electrophysiol, Vol: 3, Pages: 637-639

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Jawad ZAR, Fajardo-Puerta AB, Lefroy D, Todd J, Lim PB, Jiao LRet al., 2017, Complete laparoscopic excision of a giant retroperitoneal paraganglioma, ANNALS OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF ENGLAND, Vol: 99, Pages: E148-E150, ISSN: 0035-8843

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Roney CH, Cantwell CD, Bayer JD, Qureshi NA, Lim PB, Tweedy JH, Kanagaratnam P, Peters NS, Vigmond EJ, Ng FSet al., 2017, Spatial Resolution Requirements for Accurate Identification of Drivers of Atrial Fibrillation, CIRCULATION-ARRHYTHMIA AND ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 10, ISSN: 1941-3149

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Li Kam Wa ME, Taraborrelli P, Hayat S, Lim PBet al., 2017, Respiration driven excessive sinus tachycardia treated with clonidine., BMJ Case Rep, Vol: 2017

A 26-year-old man presented to our syncope service with debilitating daily palpitations, shortness of breath, presyncope and syncope following a severe viral respiratory illness 4 years previously. Mobitz type II block had previously been identified, leading to a permanent pacemaker and no further episodes of frank syncope. Transthoracic echocardiography, electophysiological study and repeated urine metanepherines were normal. His palpitations and presyncope were reproducible on deep inspiration, coughing, isometric hand exercise and passive leg raises. We demonstrated rapid increases in heart rate with no change in morphology on his 12 lead ECG. His symptoms were resistant to fludrocortisone, flecainide, β blockers and ivabradine. Initiation of clonidine in combination with ivabradine led to rapid resolution of his symptoms. We suggest that an excessive respiratory sinus arrhythmia was responsible for his symptoms and achieved an excellent response with the centrally acting sympatholytic clonidine, where previous peripherally acting treatments had failed.

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Luther V, Sikkel M, Bennett N, Guerrero F, Leong K, Qureshi N, Ng FS, Hayat SA, Sohaib SMA, Malcolme-Lawes L, Lim E, Wright I, Koa-Wing M, Lefroy DC, Linton NWF, Whinnett Z, Kanagaratnam P, Davies W, Peters NS, Lim PBet al., 2017, Visualizing Localized Reentry With Ultra-High Density Mapping in Iatrogenic Atrial Tachycardia Beware Pseudo-Reentry, CIRCULATION-ARRHYTHMIA AND ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol: 10, ISSN: 1941-3149

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Roney CH, Cantwell CD, Qureshi NA, Chowdhury RA, Dupont E, Lim PB, Vigmond EJ, Tweedy JH, Ng FS, Peters NSet al., 2017, Rotor Tracking Using Phase of Electrograms Recorded During Atrial Fibrillation, ANNALS OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING, Vol: 45, Pages: 910-923, ISSN: 0090-6964

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Ng FS, Guerrero F, Luther V, Sikkel M, Lim PBet al., 2017, Microreentrant left atrial tachycardia circuit mapped with an ultra-high-density mapping system., HeartRhythm Case Rep, Vol: 3, Pages: 224-228, ISSN: 2214-0271

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Ng FS, Rashid M, Lim ZL, Lim PBet al., 2017, Mapping Signatures of Ventricular Ectopic Activity of Endocavitary Origin., JACC Clin Electrophysiol, Vol: 3, Pages: 186-188

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Rajkumar CA, Qureshi N, Ng FS, Panoulas VF, Lim PBet al., 2017, Adenosine induced ventricular fibrillation in a structurally normal heart: a case report., J Med Case Rep, Vol: 11

BACKGROUND: Adenosine is the first-line pharmacotherapy for termination of supraventricular tachycardia through its action on the atrioventricular node. However, pro-arrhythmic effects of adenosine are also recognised, most notably in the presence of pre-excited atrial fibrillation. In this case report, we describe the induction of ventricular fibrillation in a patient with no demonstrable accessory pathway, nor any other structural heart disease. This rare, idiosyncratic reaction has never previously been reported and is of relevance given the widespread and routine use of adenosine in clinical practice. CASE PRESENTATION: A 26-year-old woman of Cypriot origin presented to our emergency department with a sudden onset of palpitations and chest discomfort. She was healthy, with no previous medical history and no regular medications. An electrocardiogram demonstrated a narrow complex tachycardia with a rate of 194 beats per minute. Following failure of vagal maneuvers to terminate the tachycardia, the assessing physician administered a single intravenous dose of 6 mg adenosine. Our patient instantaneously developed coarse ventricular fibrillation and circulatory collapse. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation was initiated and our patient was rapidly defibrillated to sinus rhythm with a single 150 J direct current shock. A 900-mg loading dose of intravenous amiodarone was commenced and our patient was managed in the cardiac high dependency unit. No further arrhythmias were identified on continuous cardiac monitoring. On review, her presenting electrocardiogram had demonstrated rapidly conducted atrial fibrillation with no evidence of ventricular pre-excitation. Concordantly, her resting electrocardiogram was not suggestive of any accessory pathway. This was conclusively excluded on invasive electrophysiology study, with negative programmed ventricular stimulation up to three extrastimuli. Extensive laboratory investigations were unremarkable and failed to ident

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Salciccioli JD, Marshall DC, Sykes M, Wood AD, Joppa SA, Sinha M, Lim PBet al., 2017, Basic life support education in secondary schools: a cross-sectional survey in London, UK, BMJ OPEN, Vol: 7, ISSN: 2044-6055

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Morimoto R, Goto T, Pritchard J, Takagi H, Nakamura Y, Lim PB, Uchida H, Mina M, Taira T, Inoue Met al., 2016, Magnetic domains driving a Q-switched laser, Scientific Reports, Vol: 6, ISSN: 2045-2322

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McAloon CJ, Boylan LM, Hamborg T, Stallard N, Osman F, Lim PB, Hayat SAet al., 2016, The changing face of cardiovascular disease 2000-2012: An analysis of the world health organisation global health estimates data, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, Vol: 224, Pages: 256-264, ISSN: 0167-5273

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Mereu R, Taraborrelli P, Sau A, Di Toro A, Halim S, Hayat S, Bernardi L, Francis DP, Sutton R, Lim PBet al., 2016, Diagnostic role of head-up tilt test in patients with cough syncope, EUROPACE, Vol: 18, Pages: 1273-1279, ISSN: 1099-5129

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Malcolme-Lawes L, Sandler BC, Sikkel MB, Lim PB, Kanagaratnam Pet al., 2016, Ablation therapy for left atrial autonomic modification, AUTONOMIC NEUROSCIENCE-BASIC & CLINICAL, Vol: 199, Pages: 80-87, ISSN: 1566-0702

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