Professor Dr Lai Nai Ming


Academic Qualification

  • MBBS, THE UNIVERSIY OF QUEENSLAND, Australia

Professional Qualification

  • MRCP (PAEDS), ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS, United Kingdom
  • MRCPCH, ROYAL COLLEGE OF PAEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH, United Kingdom
  • MRCP (PAEDS), ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS, United Kingdom

Areas of Expertise

  • Medical And Health Sciences, Clinical Medicine, Paediatrics

Research Interest

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Publications

2019
  • Factors affecting consumers decisions on the use of nutraceuticals: a systematic review. (ISI-Indexed), International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition - Article in Journals
  • Animal-assisted therapy for dementia (protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Automated oxygen delivery for preterm infants with respiratory dysfunction (protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • A web-based educational intervention module to improve knowledge and attitudes towards thalassaemia prevention in Malaysian young adults. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Medical Journal of Malaysia - Article in Journals
  • How does ibuprofen compare with standard indomethacin therapy for preterm/low birth weight infants with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)?, Cochrane Clinical Answers - Article in Journals
2018
  • Clinical evidence on dietary supplementation with chia seed (Salvia hispanica L.): a systematic review and meta-analysis (ISI-Indexed), Nutrition Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Interventions and Strategies to Improve Oral Anticoagulant Use in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: A Systematic Review of Systematic Reviews (ISI-Indexed), Clinical Drug Investigation - Article in Journals
  • In preterm and/or low birth weight infants, how does plastic wrap or bag compare with routine care for preventing hypothermia?, Cochrane Clinical Answers - Article in Journals
  • In preterm infants with evolving or established bronchopulmonary dysplasia, what are the effects of systemic corticosteroids administered within eight days after birth?, Cochrane Clinical Answers - Article in Journals
  • Does vitamin D supplementation help to prevent pneumonia in infants?, Cochrane Clinical Answers - Article in Journals
2017
  • Stopping feeds for prevention of transfusion-associated necrotising enterocolitis in preterm infants (Protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • A systematic review on Chinese herbal treatment for radiotherapy-induced xerostomia in head and neck cancer patients (ISI-Indexed), Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice - Article in Journals
  • Fluid supplementation for neonatal unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemia (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Chloral hydrate as a sedating agent for neurodiagnostic procedures in children (review) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Comparative Efficacy of Antimicrobial Central Venous Catheters in Reducing Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections in Adults: Abridged Cochrane Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis (ISI-Indexed), Clinical Infectious Diseases - Article in Journals
2016
  • Cell-based therapies for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neuron disease (review) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Transcutaneous electrical stimulation (TES) for treatment of constipation in children (Review) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Growth hormone therapy for people with thalassaemia (protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Growth hormone therapy for people with thalassaemia (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Comparative Effectiveness of Pharmacological Interventions For Preventing Migraine In Children And Adolescent: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis (ISI-Indexed), Value in Health - Article in Journals
2015
  • A single centre study on birth of children with transfusion-dependent thalassaemia in Malaysia and reasons for ineffective prevention (ISI-Indexed), Prenatal Diagnosis - Article in Journals
  • Antibiotic lock for the prevention of catheter-related infection in neonates (review) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Cell-based therapies for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neuron disease (Protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Chloral hydrate as a sedating agent for neurodiagnostic procedures in children (protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Fluid supplementation for neonatal unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemia (protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
2014
  • Antimicrobial dressings for the prevention of catheter-related infections in newborn infants with central venous catheters (review). (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Comparison of Reduced-Intensity and Myeloablative Conditioning Regimens for Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Meta-Analysis (ISI-Indexed), Stem Cells and Development - Article in Journals
  • Non-pharmacological measures for preventing opportunistic infection in patients with haematological malignancies (protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Post-transfusion Hypertension and Seizure in Congenital Hemolytic anemia: A Case Report and Literature Review (ISI-Indexed), Journal of Tropical Pediatrics - Article in Journals
2013
  • Clinical profile, morbidity, and outcome of adult-onset generalized pustular psoriasis: ANALYSIS of 102 cases seen in a tertiary hospital in Johor, Malaysia (ISI-Indexed), International Journal of Dermatology - Article in Journals
  • Counseling for prenatal diagnosis and termination of pregnancy due to thalassemia major: A survey of health care workers' practices in Malaysia (ISI-Indexed), Prenatal Diagnosis - Article in Journals
  • Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for treatment of constipation in children (Protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Antibiotic lock for the prevention of catheter-related sepsis in neonates (Protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Different sources of autologous mononuclear cells and stem cells for critical lower limb ischaemia (protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
2012
  • Surfactant for bacterial pneumonia in late preterm and term infants (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Telemedicine for the support of parents of high-risk newborn infants. (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • An epidemiological and clinical analysis of cutaneous adverse drug reactions seen in a tertiary hospital in Johor, Malaysia (ISI-Indexed), Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology - Article in Journals
  • Co-bedding in neonatal nursery for promoting growth and neurodevelopment in stable preterm twins (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • Skin antisepsis for reducing central venous catheter related infections (Protocol) (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
2011
  • Interpreting systematic reviews: Are we ready to make our own conclusions? A cross-sectional study. (ISI-Indexed), BMC Medicine - Article in Journals
  • Self-perceived competence correlates poorly with objectively measured competence in Evidence Based Medicine among medical students (ISI-Indexed), BMC Medical Education - Article in Journals
2010
  • Over-investigated and under-treated: Children with febrile convulsion in a Malaysian district hospital. (ISI-Indexed), Singapore Medical Journal - Article in Journals
  • Information-seeking Practices of Senior Medical Students: The Impact of an Evidence-based Medicine Training Programme (SCOPUS-Indexed), Education for Health (Abingdon) - Article in Journals
  • The place and barriers of evidence based practice: Knowledge and perceptions of medical, nursing and allied health practitioners in Malaysia (SCOPUS-Indexed), BMC Research Notes - Article in Journals
2009
  • Dissecting students bedside clinical questions using the PICO framework (ISI-Indexed), Medical Education - Article in Journals
  • Competence in evidence-based medicine of senior medical students following a clinically integrated training programme. (ISI-Indexed), Hong Kong Medical Journal - Article in Journals
  • Evidence Based Medicine series: Asking focused answerable clinical questions (SCOPUS-Indexed), Malaysian Family Physicians - Article in Journals
  • Evidence Based Medicine Series: Part 4. Why Some Good Studies with Clinically Important Results Cannot be Applied to Our Patients (SCOPUS-Indexed), Malaysian Family Physician - Article in Journals
  • The educational environment and self-perceived clinical competence of senior medical students in a Malaysian medical school (SCOPUS-Indexed), Education for Health - Article in Journals
2007
  • The concept and implementation of "distributed learning" - Our early experience (ISI-Indexed), Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore - Article in Journals
  • Medical students in their final six months of training: Progress in self-perceived clinical competence, and relationship between experience and confidence in practical skills (ISI-Indexed), Singapore Medical Journal - Article in Journals
2006
  • Increased energy intake for preterm infants with (or developing) bronchopulmonary dysplasia/chronic lung disease (ISI-Indexed), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Article in Journals
  • The product of outcome-based undergraduate medical education: Competencies and readiness for internship (ISI-Indexed), Singapore Medical Journal - Article in Journals

Research

  • Evidence synthesis to guide practice in ageing population: Focusing on the roles of physical, social and cognitive interventions,  Project Leader2017 to 2021, Taylor's University
  • Effects of healthcare interventions in the health status of Orang Asli community in Kg. Teras, Slim River, Perak,  Co-researcher2017 to 2019, Taylor's University
  • Evidence synthesis to guide practice via Cochrane Systematic Reviewing: Measures for reducing central venous catheter related infections in neonatal and adult intensive care,  Project Leader2013 to 2015, National

Awards and Stewardship

  • Singapore Medical Journal Reviewer Recognition Award 2018, Services, Singapore Medical Association, Journal Reviewer Award , 2019
  • Bronze Editor Award 2018: Cochrane Bahasa Malaysia Translation Initiative , Services, The Cochrane Collaboration, Editor of Cochrane review plain language summary in to Bahasa Malaysia , 2019
  • Vice Chancellor's Most Cite Academic 2018 , Special, Taylor's University, Top Cited Researcher , 2018
  • Kenneth Warren Prize , Conference, The Cochrane Collaboration, Best Cochrane review relevant to developing countries , 2018
  • Bronze Editor Award 2017: Cochrane Bahasa Malaysia Translation Initiative , Services, The Cochrane Collaboration, Bronze award for Editorial role in Cochrane Malay Translation Initiative , 2017
  • Nadesonmulu V, Choo YM, Kamar AA, Lai NM, Nasir FAM. Randomized control trial using fenofibrate in combination with phototherapy compared to phototherapy alone in treating unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia in neonates: an interim analysis. KL International Neonatology Conference (KLINC), Kuala Lumpur, 22-25 November 2017 (International) (First Prize in poster presentation). , Conference, University of Malaya (UM), Best Poster Award , 2017
  • Bronze Editor Award for Cochrane Bahasa Malaysia Translation Initiative , Services, The Cochrane Collaboration, Bronze Editor Award for Cochrane Bahasa Malaysia Translation Initiative , 2016
  • Ngim CF, Lai NM, Ratnasingam V, Karbassi Z, Thurairajasingam S, Dominic NA. Enhancing Horizontal Interdisciplinary Integration Among Year four Medical Students Using Case-Based Learning. Oral presentation, 10th Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference (APMEC), 16 - 20 January 2013, Singapore (Best Oral Award). , Conference, National University of Singapore, Best Oral , 2013
  • Lai NM, Ohnmar K, Nair S, Tan TW, Foong KW, Siti Zaleha MS. The impact of a standard asthma clerking document on in-patient assessment of childhood asthma in a district hospital: A close-loop audit (Abstract). Q Convention, 29-30 August 2007, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (first prize in oral presentation category). , Conference, International Medical University, Best Oral , 2007

Paper Presented

  • THE CHOICE OF POPULATION AND OUTCOMES IN NEONATAL TRIALS ON HYPERBILIRUBINAEMIA: ARE THEY RELEVANT? AN ANALYSIS OF COCHRANE NEONATAL REVIEWS, 25th Cochrane Colloquium (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 15/09/2018 to 18/10/2018
  • THE USE OF COMPOSITE OUTCOMES IN NEONATAL TRIALS: AN ANALYSIS OF THE COCHRANE REVIEWS, 25th Cochrane Colloquium (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 15/09/2018 to 18/09/2018
  • A Single Centre Study On Birth Of Children With Transfusion Dependent Thalassaemia In Malaysia And Reasons For Ineffective Prevention, 15th Asean Pediatric Federation Congress (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 17/09/2014 to 20/09/2014
  • The risk-of-bias profile of neonatal randomised-controlled trials in Cochrane reviews: are we better over the years? , 22nd Cochrane Colloquium (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 20/09/2014 to 26/09/2014
  • Malaysian authors perception on the degree of consensus in Cochrane review development: a preliminary survey. , 22nd Cochrane Colloquium (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 20/09/2014 to 26/09/2014
  • Antimicrobial dressings for the prevention of catheter-related infections in newborn infants with central venous catheters. , Australia and New Zealand Perinatal Society Congress 2015 (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 17/04/2015 to 20/04/2015
  • Use of Cochrane Reviews in developing Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) in Malaysia, 23th Cochrane Colloquium, Vienna (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 03/10/2015 to 08/10/2015
  • How often are patient-important outcomes represented in neonatal randomized-controlled trials? An assessment of Cochrane neonatal reviews, 24th Cochrane Colloquium, Seoul (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 23/10/2016 to 28/10/2016
  • How conclusive are Cochrane neonatal reviews?, 24th Cochrane Colloquium (CONFERENCE), POSTER PRESENTER , 23/10/2016 to 28/10/2016
  • Practice of rapid evidence synthesis among systematic review authors in Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Global Evidence Summit (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 13/09/2017 to 16/09/2017