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Kheng L Lim, M.D.

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Clinical Associate of Radiology
Active, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Active, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Active, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Chief of Abdominal MRI, Pennsylvania Hospital
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
B.S. (Pharmacy)
Rutgers University, 2000.
Rutgers University - Robert Wood Johnson, 2004.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Christiana Care Health System, 2004-2005.
Resident, Christiana Care Health System, 2005-2009.
Fellow, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2009-2010.
American Board of Radiology , 2009.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Gastrointestinal imaging/radiology
Genitourinary imaging
Cancer imaging in the abdomen and pelvis

Description of Research Expertise

Abdominal and pelvic MRI, CT, and ultrasound imaging
Organizational psychology
Cognitive psychology in achieving accurate medical diagnosis
Work flow optimization, ergonomics to reduce medical errors
Human resources, people operations
Behavioral economics in healthcare

Selected Publications

Lim, Kheng: Increasing Value in Radiologic Care: Learning from Past Misses, Misinterpretations, and Overcalls. RSNA 2017 Annual Meeting November 2017 Notes: CME Poster Presentation.

Huang J, Patel S. Loomba RS, Cousar M, Lim KL : How the US News "Honor Roll" Hospitals are Projected to Fare Under the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) in 2017 RSNA 2017 Annual Meeting November 2017.

Lim, Kheng: Ovarian Mature Cystic Teratoma (Dermoid): Emphasis on Ultrasound with Multimodality Correlation RSNA 2017 Annual Meeting November 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation

Lim, Kheng: Cecum: Diagnosing Pathology and Avoiding Pitfalls. RSNA 2017 Annual Meeting. Recipient of Certificate of Merit November 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation

Lim, Kheng: Acoustic Shadowing: Can We Use This Limitation in Arriving at a Diagnosis? ARRS 2017 Annual Meeting May 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation

Perera Dinushi, Lim Kheng: Superficial Palpable Masses: Are They Lipomas or Something Else? The Role of Sonography. RSNA 2015 Annual Meeting. Recipient of Cum Laude award November 2015 Notes: Poster Presentation

Chin Christopher M, Lim Kheng L: Appendicitis: atypical and challenging CT appearances. RadioGraphics 35(1): 123-4, Jan-Feb 2015.

Perera Dinushi, Lim Kheng: The Acute Abdomen in Recent Postpartum Females: An Imaging Solution to a Clinical Conundrum RSNA 2014 Annual Meeting. Certificate of Merit award November 2014 Notes: Poster Presentation

Lim Kheng: Sonography of Superficial Palpable Mass: Lessons Learned. ARRS 2013 Annual Meeting April 2013 Notes: Poster Presentation

Chin Christopher, Zitrin Jaron, Lim Kheng: Differential Diagnosis of Hyperintense T1 Focal Liver Lesions. RSNA 2012 Annual Meeting November 2012 Notes: Poster Presentation

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