Tien Min, David Lai

Lai Tien Min, David

Appointment(s)
  • Research Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director of Surgical Research & Development, Department of Surgery, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS (Honours, First Class), The University of Sydney, Australia
  • FRACS (CTH), Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Cardiothoracic Surgery), Australasia
  • FRACS (Gen), Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (General Surgery), Australasia
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of England, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diagnostics and Therapeutics
  • Cancer
  • Management and Innovation for Longevity in Elderly Surgical Patients
Recent Publications
  • 1. Timek TA, Lai DT, Bothe W, Liang D, Daughters GT, Ingels NB, Miller DC. 2015 Jul. Geometric perturbations in multiheaded papillary tip positions associated with acute ovine ischemic mitral regurgitation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 150(1):232-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.04.037. 25998465.
  • 2. Timek TA, Lai DT, Liang D, Daughters GT, Ingels NB Jr, Miller DC. 2010 Jul. Determinants of evolution and progression of acute ovine ischemic mitral regurgitation. J Heart Valve Dis. 19(4):420-5; discussion 426. 20845887.
  • 3. Bothe W, Ennis DB, Carlhäll CJ, Nguyen TC, Timek TA, Lai DT, Itoh A, Ingels NB Jr, Miller DC. 2009 Nov. Regional mitral leaflet opening during acute ischemic mitral regurgitation. J Heart Valve Dis. 18(6):586-96; discussion 597. 20099707.
  • 4. Bothe W, Nguyen TC, Ennis DB, Itoh A, Carlhäll CJ, Lai DT, Ingels NB, Miller DC. 2008 Feb. Effects of acute ischemic mitral regurgitation on three-dimensional mitral leaflet edge geometry. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 33(2):191-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2007.10.024. 18321461.
  • 5. Timek TA, Nielsen SL, Lai DT, Liang D, Daughters GT, Ingels NB Jr, Miller DC. 2007 Sep. Effect of chronotropy and inotropy on stitch tension in the edge-to-edge mitral repair. Circulation. 116(11 Suppl):I276-81. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.680801. 17846317.