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Research Activities

PUBLICATIONS

Chue, W. L., Rose, M. L. & Swinburn, K. (2010). The reliability of the Communication Disability Profile: A patient-reported outcome measure for aphasia. Aphasiology, 24(6-8), 940-956.

Lau, D., Lee, G. A., Wong, S. M., Lim, V. P., Chan, Y.H., Tan, N. G., Rammage, L. A., & Morrison, M. (2010). Efficacy of percutaneous hyaluronic-acid (HA) injection to improve voice and swallowing in patients with unilateral vocal fold paralysis (UVFP). A prospective randomised controlled blinded trial comparing HA of two different molecular weights, Journal of Voice, 24 (1), 113-118.

Zhang, E. Z. Y., Lau, D., Wong, S. M., Lee, G. A. (2009) Correlating voice handicap index and videostroboscopy. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 141(63), 63.

Lim, V., Lincoln, M., Chan, Y. H., Rickard Liow, S. J., & Onslow, M. (2008). Determining language dominance in English-Mandarin bilinguals: A self-report classification tool for clinical use. Applied Psycholinguistics, 29(3), 389-412.

Lim, V., Lincoln, M., Chan, Y. H., & Onslow, M. (2008). Stuttering in English–Mandarin Bilingual Speakers: The Influence of Language Dominance on Stuttering Severity, Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 51, 1522-1537.

Young, S.E., Chan, S.H.M., Goh, K.Y.C. (2002). Feeding Challenges and Nutritional Management in a Pair of Conjoined Twins. Singapore General Hospital Annual Scientific Proceedings journal, 11, 2, 11-14.

Young, S.E. & Goh, K.Y.C. (2001). Feeding Challenges in a Pair of Conjoined Twins. Evidence and Innovation : Proceedings of the 2001 Speech Pathology Australia National Conference. Melbourne: Speech Pathology Australia.

Lim, V. (2001). FCTP : Functional Communication Therapy Planner (Book Review). Advances in Speech-Language Pathology, 3 (2), 175-176.

Lim, V., & Douglas, J. (2000). Impairment of Lexical Tone Production in Stroke Patients with Bilingual Aphasia. Brain and Language, 74 (3), 327-329.

Lim, V., Douglas, J., & Lambier, J. (1999). Impairment of Lexical Tone Production in Stroke Patients with Bilingual Aphasia. Brain Impairment, 1 (1), 46-47.

Lim, V., Oates, J., Phyland, D., & Campbell, M. (1998). Effects of Laryngeal Endoscopy on the Vocal Performance of Young Adult Females. Journal of Voice, 12(1), 68-77.


CONFERENCE / MEETING PAPERS

Wong, S.M., Lau, D.P., Lee, G. (2010). Quantifying Supraglottic Compression In Muscle Tension Dysphonia. Paper presented at the 4th World Voice Congress, Seoul, South Korea, September

Yang H. L., Lim, V. P. C., & Lincoln, M. (2010). Post Treatment Speech Naturalness in English-Mandarin Bilinguals Who Stutter. Paper presented at the Asia Pacific Speech, Language, & Hearing Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May.

Alphonso, K. & Lim, V. P. C. (2010). Working with Bilinguals Who Stutter: Is a Monolingual or Bilingual Treatment Approach Better? Paper presented at the Speech Pathology Australia National Conference, Melbourne, Australia, June.
Zhang, E. Z. Y., Lau, D., Wong, S. M., Lee, G. A. (2009) Correlating voice handicap index and videostroboscopy. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Foundation.
Tsai, P., Lim, V. P. C., & Bernstein Ratner, N. (2009). Stuttering in bilingual speakers: Patterns in English and Mandarin. Poster presentation at the Annual Convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. New Orleans, LA, November.

Lim, V. P. C., Lincoln, M., Onslow, M., & Chan, Y. H. (2005). Generalisation Effects to the Non-Treated Language in English-Mandarin Bilinguals who Stutter. 7th Oxford Fluency Conference, Oxford, June.

Lim, V. P. C., Lincoln, M., Onslow, M., & Chan, Y. H. (2005). A Comparison of Stuttering Behaviour in English and Mandarin Bilingual Speakers. 5th International Symposium on Bilingualism, Barcelona, March.

Lim, V, Liew, L., Koh, A., & Togher, L. (2003). Early Identification of Dysphagia for Patients with Acute Stroke: Use of the Singapore General Hospital-Dysphagia Screener (SGH-DS). SGH 14th Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore, September.

Vasudeva, R. (2003) Speech and Swallowing Management following Head and Neck Burns, Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore, September.

Lim, V, Koh, A., Liew, L., & Togher, L. (2002). Validation of the Singapore General Hospital-Dysphagia Screener (SGH-DS) for Patients with Acute Stroke. 3rd Asia Pacific Conference on Speech, Language and Hearing, Taiwan, November.

Lim, V. (2002). Profiling the Language Background of a Group of Singaporean Stroke Patients: A Descriptive Study. Singapore General Hospital Thirteenth Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore, April.

Young, S.E. (2001), Feeding Challenges in a Pair of Conjoined Twins, Speech pathology Australia National Conference, Melbourne, Australia, May.

Lim, V., & Douglas, J. (2000). Impairment of Lexical Tone Production in Stroke Patients with Bilingual Aphasia. 38th Annual Academy of Aphasiology Conference, Montreal, Canada, October.

Lim, V. (2000). Potential Instrumental Effects on Vocal Performance. Otorhinolarynglogical Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore, August.

Lim, V., Douglas, J., & Lambier, J. (1999). Lexical Tone Impairment in Stroke Patients with Bilingual Aphasia. Twenty-second Annual Australian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment (ASSBI) Conference, Sydney, Australia, April.

Lim, V., & Douglas, J. (1998). Impairment of Lexical Tone Production in Stroke Patients with Bilingual Aphasia. First Asia-Pacific Conference for Speech, Language, and Hearing. Hong Kong, October.

Lim, V., Oates, J., Phyland, D., & Campbell, M. (1995). Effects of Laryngeal Endoscopy on the Vocal Performance of Young Adult Females. Third Australian Voice Symposium, Sydney, Australia, May.

Wong, A. & Kaur, J. (1995). Too Tied or To Untie (An examination of the occurrence of ankyloglossia and its management). Poster Presentation. 6th Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

Khoo, J. B., Buller, A., & Wong, M. C. (1994). Dysphagic Stroke Patients - To Feed Or Not To Feed. Dept of Diagnostic Radiology, Dept of Speech Therapy, Dept of Neurology. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

Tan, N. G. and Buller, A. (1994). Tracheo-Oesophageal Puncture Protheses in Management of Post-Laryngectomy Patients. Dept of Otolaryngology, Dept of Speech Therapy, Poster Presented at the 6th ASEAN ORL Congress, Chiengmai, Thailand.
Yong, M. A. H., Huang, M. H. S., Fook-Chong, S. M. C., & Lee, S. T. Relationships between Nasalance Scores and Perceptual Ratings of Hypernasality in an Asian Population. National Medical Research Grant, NMRC/0103/1995, Singapore.
· Paper presented at the 54th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, 7 - 12 April 1997, New Orleans, USA.
· Paper presented at the 8th International Congress for Cleft Palate and Related Craniofacial Anomalies, 7 - 12 September 1997, Singapore.

GRANTS AWARDED

So, B. J. W., Lim, V. P. C., Chua, M. H. L., Chue, W. L., & Yu, P. P. Y. (2010). Modification of food thickener and development of local pre-thickened drinks. Healthcare Quality Innovation Fund, Singapore. Grant Awarded: SGD $ 36,720.

Lim, V. P. C., Tay, D. D. Y., Douglas, J. M. (2009). Language Impairment and Recovery of Aphasia in Singaporean speakers of English and Mandarin following Stroke: Cultural Adaptation and Validation of a Standardised Aphasia Assessment Tool for Singaporeans. SGH Research Fund, Singapore. Grant Awarded: SGD $20,910.

Lim, V. P. C., Lincoln, M., Onslow, M., Chan, Y. H. (2009). Stuttering in English and Mandarin Bilingual Speakers National Medical Research Committee, NMRC/0983/2005, Singapore. Grant Awarded: SGD $24,300.

Lim, V, Koh, A., Liew, L., & Togher, L. (2002). Validation of the Singapore General Hospital-Dysphagia Screener (SGH-DS) for Patients with Acute Stroke. Clinical Affiliate Grant, University of Sydney, Australia. Grant Awarded: AUD$ 2500.

Yong, M. A. H., Huang, M. H. S., Fook-Chong, S. M. C., & Lee, S. T. Relationships between Nasalance Scores and Perceptual Ratings of Hypernasality in an Asian Population. National Medical Research Grant, NMRC/0103/1995, Singapore.

· 54th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, New Orleans, USA, 7 - 12 April 1997
· 8th International Congress for Cleft Palate and Related Craniofacial Anomalies, Singapore, 7 - 12 September 1997


ONGOING RESEARCH

So, B. J. W., Lim, V. P. C., Chua, M. H. L., Chue, W. L., & Yu, P. P. Y. (2010). Modification of food thickener and development of local pre-thickened drinks. Healthcare Quality Innovation Fund, Singapore.

Lim, V. P. C., Tay, D. D. Y., Douglas, J. M. (2009). Language Impairment and Recovery of Aphasia in Singaporean speakers of English and Mandarin following Stroke: Cultural Adaptation and Validation of a Standardised Aphasia Assessment Tool for Singaporeans. SGH Research Fund, Singapore.

Last Modified Date :28 Sep 2010