Jason Phua

Phua Jason

  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • President, Society of Intensive Care Medicine, Singapore
  • Deputy Chair, National Intensive Care Unit Repository Workgroup, Singapore
  • Chair, Asia Ventilation Forum
  • Secretary, Asian Critical Care Clinical Trials Group
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRCP, Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Sepsis
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Pneumonia
  • End-of-life Care
  • Collaborative Research
Recent Publications
  • 1. See KC, Mukhopadhyay A, Lau SC, Tan SM, Lim TK, Phua J. 2015 May. Shock in the first 24 h of intensive care unit stay: observational study of protocol-based fluid management. Shock. 43(5):456-62. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000332. 25608139.
  • 2. Kowitlawakul Y, Leong BS, Lua A, Aroos R, Wong JJ, Koh N, Goh N, See KC, Phua J, Mukhopadhyay A. 2015 Apr. Observation of handover process in an intensive care unit (ICU): barriers and quality improvement strategy. Int J Qual Health Care. 27(2):99-104. doi: 10.1093/intqhc/mzv002. 25644706.
  • 3. Phua J, Joynt GM, Nishimura M, Deng Y, Myatra SN, Chan YH, Binh NG, Tan CC, Faruq MO, Arabi YM, Wahjuprajitno B, Liu SF, Hashemian SM, Kashif W, Staworn D, Palo JE, Koh Y; ACME Study Investigators and the Asian Critical Care Clinical Trials Group. 2015 Mar. Withholding and withdrawal of life-sustaining treatments in intensive care units in Asia. JAMA Intern Med. 175(3):363-71. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.7386. 25581712.
  • 4. Mukhopadhyay A, Leong BS, Lua A, Aroos R, Wong JJ, Koh N, Goh N, See KC, Phua J, Kowitlawakul Y. 2015 Mar. Differences in the handover process and perception between nurses and residents in a critical care setting. J Clin Nurs. 24(5-6):778-85. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12707. 25421502.
  • 5. See KC, Ong V, Ng J, Tan RA, Phua J. 2014 Oct. Basic critical care echocardiography by pulmonary fellows: learning trajectory and prognostic impact using a minimally resourced training model*. Crit Care Med. 42(10):2169-77. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000000413. 24797377.