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Kheng L Lim, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology
Active, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Active, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Active, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Chief of Abdominal MRI, Pennsylvania Hospital
Quality and Safety Officer, 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
Medical education
Patient safety and quality improvement

Selected Publications

Lim KL, McMonagle MF: Understanding the Safe Use of Gadolinium Contrast: Performance Improvement Effort via Dialogue with Our MRI Technologists. AUR 2021 Annual Meeting May 2021 Notes: Oral presentation.

Shreve L, Lim KL: Adnexal Lesions at US: A walk through the O-RADS, SRU, and IOTA guidelines with a closer look on O-RADS. ARRS 2021 Annual Meeting April 2021.

Lanzo SM, Lim KL: Engaging MRI technologists in knowledge-based protocoling of MRI studies. Can MRI technologists perform this task similar to radiology residents? RSNA 2020 Annual Meeting November 2020.

Lim KL, Cousar M: Acute Small Bowel Pathology: Spectrum of Nonneoplastic Diseases on CT. Contemporary Diagnostic Radiology. Wolters Kluwer, 43(6): 1-7, March 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1097/01.CDR.0000656172.69579.c0.

Lim, Kheng: Value-Based Radiology in Abdominal and Pelvic Imaging. Medical Radiology. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg 2019 Notes: Lim K.L. (2019) Value-Based Radiology in Abdominal and Pelvic Imaging. In: . Medical Radiology. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

Silva C.F., Lim K.L., Guerra T., Ficarra G., von Kr├╝chten R.: Patient-Centered Care. Medical Radiology. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg 2019 Notes:

Huang J, Fournier J, Lim K, Dorff J: Back to Basics: Improving MRCP Quality via Dialogue With Our Technologists. Association of University Radiologists (AUR) Annual Meeting April 2019.

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

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

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

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