Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
Conjoint Associate Professor

Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan

MBBS BSc(Med) FRACP

Australian Certificate of Civil Aviation Medicine (Monash University)

PhD (UNSW)

medicine-health
St. George Clin Sch- Operating
Phone
+61 (2) 9570 4800
Location
Sutherland Hospital, The Kingsway Caringbah NSW 2229 Australia

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2016
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BC; Light RW, 2016, 'Effusions Associated with Gynecologic and Obstetric Conditions', in Light RW; Lee G (ed.), Textbook of Pleural Diseases, Third Edition, edn. 3, CRC Press, pp. 427 - 439
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Tong A; Sorrell TC; Black AJ; Caillaud C; Chrzanowski W; Li E; Martinez-Martin D; McEwan A; Wang R; Motion A; Bedoya AC; Huang J; Azizi L; Eggleton BJ; Al-Horani S; Andersen T; Aggett R; Baillie A; Barratt A; Boehm C; Britton P; Brown A; Burger M; Chadban S; Chan E; Chandrashekar NS; Chow C; Clerc G; Douglas C; Fleming S; Fox G; Gilroy N; Gordon L; Haskins N; Ho-Baillie A; Howell M; Hickie I; Hunt N; Hutchings O; Iredell J; Jennings G; Jin C; Kairaitis K; Kavehei O; Kennedy P; Kilham P; Kritharides L; Kwan B; Leon-Saval S; Lindley R; Lynch D; Maguire S; McCluskey A; McKay N; Mifsud G; Morgans J; Palomba S; Pettigrew A; Postnova S; Prinable J; Quinlan C; Rabeau J; Rees M; Richmond K; Rothstein D; Savoie R; Scholes-Robertson N; Seppelt I; Shaw T; Sintchenko V; Snelling T; Teixeira-Pinto A; Tovey E; Tuniz A; Varamini P; Varshney K; Wang AP; Wang K; Wise S; Witherden A; Wright B; Yeung W; Zoellner H, 2021, 'Research priorities for COVID-19 sensor technology', Nature Biotechnology, vol. 39, pp. 144 - 147, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41587-021-00816-8
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Courtney RJ; McRobbie H; Tutka P; Weaver NA; Petrie D; Mendelsohn CP; Shakeshaft A; Talukder S; Macdonald C; Thomas D; Kwan BCH; Walker N; Gartner C; Mattick RP; Paul C; Ferguson SG; Zwar NA; Richmond RL; Doran CM; Boland VC; Hall W; West R; Farrell M, 2021, 'Effect of Cytisine vs Varenicline on Smoking Cessation: A Randomized Clinical Trial', JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 326, pp. 56 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.7621
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Louie T; Kwan B; Susanto C; Ng A, 2021, 'Respiratory failure, clinical course and community management of COVID-19 patients in a large Australian cohort', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 51, pp. 334 - 340, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.15206
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Tong B; Bull C; Chiang A; Donegan M; Brown E; Kwan B; Eckert D, 2021, '437 Efficacy of a novel oral appliance and the influence of OSA pathophysiological traits on treatment response', Sleep, vol. 44, pp. A173 - A173, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/sleep/zsab072.436
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Brown SGA; Ball EL; Perrin K; Asha SE; Braithwaite I; Egerton-Warburton D; Jones PG; Keijzers G; Kinnear FB; Kwan BCH; Lam KV; Lee YCG; Nowitz M; Read CA; Simpson G; Smith JA; Summers QA; Weatherall M; Beasley R, 2020, 'Conservative versus interventional treatment for spontaneous pneumothorax', New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 382, pp. 405 - 415, http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1910775
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    McRobbie H; Kwan B, 2020, 'Tobacco use disorder and the lungs', Addiction, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/add.15309
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Denholm JT; Davis J; Paterson D; Roberts J; Morpeth S; Snelling T; Zentner D; Rees M; O'Sullivan M; Price D; Bowen A; Tong SYC; Denholm J; Tong S; Anderson S; McQuilton Z; Venkatesh B; Hammond N; Jha V; Burston VJ; McMahon J; Charles P; Commons R; O'Brien D; Mahoney A; Sheffield D; Lim LL; Gardiner B; Schulz T; Torresi J; Chean R; Sasadeusz J; Rogers B; Aboltins C; Singh K; Yong M; Lister D; Visvanathan K; Molton J; Tai A; Chalmers R; Martinello M; Wilson P; Gray T; Coghill S; Foo H; Sud A; Williams J; Lwin N; Post J; Van Haal S; Sullivan R; Matthews G; Kwan BCH; Slack A; Shum O; Cochrane B; Dotel R; Gilbey T; Mina M; Su Y; Trethewy C; Hudson B; Chatterji A; Mostert C; New D; Raby E; Hui S; Robinson O; Hart J; Tan SJ; Arellano A; Chambers J; Davis J; Rafiei N; Smith S; Sehu M; Da Silva J; Griffin P; Henderson A; Chaw K; Choong K; Burke A; Heather C; Senanayake S; Boyd M; Rowe E; Anagnostou M; Trad A; Ratcliff A; Dummer J; Bhally H; Giola M; Grimwade K; Chang CLL; Verrall A; Hogg S; Restropo D; Maze M; Ritchie S, 2020, 'The Australasian COVID-19 Trial (ASCOT) to assess clinical outcomes in hospitalised patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection (COVID-19) treated with lopinavir/ritonavir and/or hydroxychloroquine compared to standard of care: A structured summary of a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial', Trials, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13063-020-04576-9
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BCH; Jugé L; Gandevia SC; Bilston LE, 2019, 'Sagittal Measurement of Tongue Movement During Respiration: Comparison Between Ultrasonography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging', Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, vol. 45, pp. 921 - 934, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2018.12.003
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan B, 2018, 'Aggressive versus symptom-guided drainage of malignant pleural effusion via indwelling pleural catheters (AMPLE-2): an open-label randomised trial', The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, vol. 6, pp. 671 - 680, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(18)30288-1
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BCH; McBain RA; Luu BL; Butler JE; Bilston LE; Gandevia SC, 2018, 'Influence of respiratory mechanics and drive on genioglossus movement under ultrasound imaging', PLoS ONE, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0195884
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan B; Champion B; Boyages S; Munns CF; Clifton-Bligh R; Luxford C; Crawford B, 2018, 'A novel CASR mutation (p.Glu757Lys) causing autosomal dominant hypocalcaemia type 1', Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep, vol. 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1530/EDM-18-0107
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Thomas R; Fysh ETH; Smith NA; Lee P; Kwan BCH; Yap E; Horwood FC; Piccolo F; Lam DCL; Garske LA; Shrestha R; Kosky C; Read CA; Murray K; Lee YCG, 2017, 'Effect of an indwelling pleural catheter vs talc pleurodesis on hospitalization days in patients with malignant pleural effusion: The AMPLE randomized clinical trial', JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 318, pp. 1903 - 1912, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.17426
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Azzopardi M; Thomas R; Muruganandan S; Lam DCL; Garske LA; Kwan BCH; Rashid Ali MRS; Nguyen PT; Yap E; Horwood FC; Ritchie AJ; Bint M; Tobin CL; Shrestha R; Piccolo F; De Chaneet CC; Creaney J; Newton RU; Hendrie D; Murray K; Read CA; Feller-Kopman D; Maskell NA; Gary Lee YC, 2016, 'Protocol of the Australasian Malignant Pleural Effusion-2 (AMPLE-2) trial: A multicentre randomised study of aggressive versus symptom-guided drainage via indwelling pleural catheters', BMJ Open, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011480
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Brown SGA; Ball EL; Perrin K; Read CA; Asha SE; Beasley R; Egerton-Warburton D; Jones PG; Keijzers G; Kinnear FB; Kwan BCH; Lee YCG; Smith JA; Summers QA; Simpson G, 2016, 'Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial of invasive versus conservative management of primary spontaneous pneumothorax', BMJ open, vol. 6, pp. e011826, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011826
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Aslam S; Man J; Behary J; Riskallah J; Ansary S; CH Kwan B, 2016, 'Outcomes and Cost Effectiveness of a Respiratory Coordinated Care Program in Patients with Severe or Very Severe COPD', Open Journal of Respiratory Diseases, vol. 06, pp. 52 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojrd.2016.63008
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Wang LW; Kwan BCH; Glanville AR, 2015, 'Regional differences in ventilation-perfusion ratio may help explain the differential diagnosis in interstitial lung disease', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 45, pp. 365 - 367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.12694
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan B, 2015, 'Protocol of the Australasian Malignant Pleural Effusion (AMPLE) trial: a multicentre randomised study comparing indwelling pleural catheter versus talc pleurodesis, Correction', BMJ Open, vol. 5, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006757corr1
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BC; Butler JE; Hudson AL; McKenzie DK; Bilston LE; Gandevia SC, 2015, 'Corrigendum', Journal of Applied Physiology, vol. 118, pp. 1330, http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.zdg-1448.corr.2015
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BCH; Butler JE; Hudson AL; McKenzie DK; Bilston LE; Gandevia SC, 2014, 'A novel ultrasound technique to measure genioglossus movement in vivo', Journal of Applied Physiology, vol. 117, pp. 556 - 562, http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.01257.2013
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BC; Goh C, 2013, 'Managing Cough in Adults: Is there a Serious Underlying Cause?', Modern Medicine South Africa, vol. 13, pp. 39 - 46, http://www.modernmedia.co.za/modernmedicine/?p=391
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Yu S; Kwan B; Thomas PS, 2010, 'Nebuliser solution bottle cap presenting as a foreign body in the subglottic airway', Eur Respir Rev, vol. 19, pp. 257 - 258, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/09059180.00003210
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BCH; Yu Y; Goldberg H, 2010, 'A case of tuberculosis in a pregnant woman and review of current literature.', Obstet Med, vol. 3, pp. 161 - 163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/om.2010.100008
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    2009, 'Abstracts for the 6th Congress of Asian Sleep Research Society', Sleep and Biological Rhythms, vol. 7, pp. A1 - A49, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-8425.2009.00426.x
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan BCH; Samaraweera U; Goldberg H, 2009, 'Intestinal tuberculosis and schistosomiasis presenting like Crohn's disease', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-5994.2009.02099.x
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Desai A; Kwan B, 2009, 'Excessive sleepiness of non-sleep-apnoea origin', Australian Doctor, vol. 15 May 2009, pp. 25 - 32
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan B; Samawareema U; Goldberg H, 2009, 'A case of intestinal tuberculosis and schistosomiasis presenting like Crohn’s disease', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. Online
  • Conference Papers | 2021
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Moore I; Wrobel J; Lin Q; Webster S; Jo H; Troy LK; Grainge C; Glaspole I; Thien F; Kwan B; Jee AS-Y; Erskine O; Teoh AKY; De Boer S; Wilsher ML; Gallagher H; Corte TJ, 2020, 'Real World Interstitial Lung Disease Experience - Data from the Australasian Interstitial Lung Disease Registry (AILDR)', in B42. ILD EPIDEMIOLOGY I, American Thoracic Society, presented at American Thoracic Society 2020 International Conference, May 15-20, 2020 - Philadelphia, PA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2020.201.1_meetingabstracts.a3351
    Conference Abstracts | 2017
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Kwan B; Juge L; Bilston L; Gandevia S, 2017, 'SAGITTAL MEASUREMENT OF GENIOGLOSSUS MOVEMENT DURING RESPIRATION: COMPARISON BETWEEN ULTRASONOGRAPHY AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING', in SLEEP MEDICINE, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, Vol. 40, pp. E175 - E175, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2017.11.512
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Dr Benjamin Chi Hin Kwan
    Gandevia SC; Kwan BC; Butler JE; Hudson AL; Bilston LE, 2011, 'Ultrasound Imaging Of Genioglossus Muscle Movement During Quiet Breathing', in AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, AMER THORACIC SOC, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000208770306290&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

Awards

Grants

RACP / ResMed Foundation Research Scholarship 2011

AstraZeneca externally sponsored grant (2019) - A pilot study of a comprehensive Chinese language based introductory pulmonary rehabilitation program in Australia

Seed Grant Funding from the RSEOH CAG COVID-19 Rapid Response Research Initiative (2020) on: “A COVID-19 Supportive Care Team to improve symptom management and quality of goals of care discussion to improve patient care, family experience and resource allocation during COVID-19: a Pilot Study at Sutherland Hospital"

 

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