Dr Bon Lee

Conjoint Senior Lecturer
Medicine & Health
School of Population Health

Research Interests:
In the area of epidemiology, meta-analysis and other methods of synthesizing data as well as clinical database design. Currently active research in clinical governance, health status measures, analysing multidisciplinary team structures and pressure area care. Completed a PhD in urinary antisepsis and quality of life and has published the largest available RCT in this area.

Broad Research Areas:
Rehabilitation, Clinical Research, Clinical Governance, Epidemiology, Evidence Based Medicine

MBBS, FAFRM(RACP), MHA, MMed (ClinEpi), GCert (IT), PhD

Society Memberships & Professional Activities:
, , Current Positions, , , Senior Staff Specialist Prince of Wales Spinal Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney Australia., Senior Research Officer, Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute (POWMRI), Conjoint Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Public Health, University of New South Wales, Visiting Fellow, Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, University of New South Wales, , , , Society Memberships and Professional Activities, , , International Spinal Cord Society (ISCOS), , Awarded the Spinal Cord Prize (formerly Paraplegia Prize) 2007: The Journal

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  • Book Chapters | 2008
    2008, 'Attempting Clinical Democracy: Enhancing Multivocality in a Multidisciplinary Clinical Team', in Caldas-Coulthard CR; Iedema R (ed.), Identity Trouble Critical Discourse and Contested Identities, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 250 - 272, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9780230593329
  • Journal articles | 2020
    2020, 'Tetraplegic obstructive sleep apnoea patients dilate the airway similarly to able-bodied obstructive sleep apnoea patients', Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2020.1829418
    Journal articles | 2017
    Toh SL; Boswell-Ruys CL; Lee BS B; Simpson JM; Clezy KR, 2017, 'Probiotics for preventing urinary tract infection in people with neuropathic bladder', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD010723.pub2
    Journal articles | 2017
    Wijesuriya NS; Lewis C; Butler JE; Lee BB; Jordan AS; Berlowitz DJ; Eckert DJ, 2017, 'High nasal resistance is stable over time but poorly perceived in people with tetraplegia and obstructive sleep apnoea', Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology, 235, pp. 27 - 33, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.resp.2016.09.014
    Journal articles | 2017
    Yeo J; Cheng S; Hemley S; Lee BB; Stoodley M; Bilston L, 2017, 'Characteristics of CSF velocity-time profile in posttraumatic syringomyelia', American Journal of Neuroradiology, 38, pp. 1839 - 1844, http://dx.doi.org/10.3174/ajnr.A5304
    Journal articles | 2014
    Fitzharris M; Cripps RA; Lee BB, 2014, 'Estimating the global incidence of traumatic spinal cord injury', Spinal Cord, 52, pp. 117 - 122, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sc.2013.135
    Journal articles | 2014
    2014, 'Global maps of non-traumatic spinal cord injury epidemiology: Towards a living data repository', Spinal Cord, 52, pp. 97 - 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sc.2012.165
    Journal articles | 2014
    2014, 'The global map for traumatic spinal cord injury epidemiology: Update 2011, global incidence rate', Spinal Cord, 52, pp. 110 - 116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sc.2012.158
    Journal articles | 2013
    Boswell-Ruys CL; Toh SL; Lee BS B; Simpson JM; Clezy KR, 2013, 'Probiotics for preventing urinary tract infection in people with neuropathic bladder', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD010723
    Journal articles | 2010
    Lee BB; Cripps RA; Woodman RJ; Biering-Sørensen F; Wing P; Campbell R; Noonan VK; Wang D; Stander J; Lee BS; Harrison JE, 2010, 'Development of an international spinal injury prevention module: Application of the international classification of external cause of injury to spinal cord injury', Spinal Cord, 48, pp. 498 - 503, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sc.2009.168
    Journal articles | 2009
    2009, 'Non-pharmacological treatment and prevention of bone loss after spinal cord injury: A systematic review', Spinal Cord, 47, pp. 508 - 518, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sc.2008.177
    Journal articles | 2008
    2008, 'Surface functional electrical stimulation of the abdominal muscles to enhance cough and assist tracheostomy decannulation after high-level spinal cord injury', Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, 31, pp. 78 - 82, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2008.11753985
    Journal articles | 2008
    2008, 'Validity, responsiveness, and minimal important difference for the SF-6D health utility scale in a spinal cord injured population', Value in Health, 11, pp. 680 - 688, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1524-4733.2007.00311.x
    Journal articles | 2007
    Lee BS; Iedema RA; Jones S; Marial O; Braithwaite J; Long DE, 2007, 'Recognising and enabling Clinician-led quality improvement initiatives: the spinal pressure care clinic (SPCC)', Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 2, pp. 26 - 33
    Journal articles | 2007
    2007, 'Spinal-injured neuropathic bladder antisepsis (SINBA) trial', Spinal Cord, 45, pp. 542 - 550, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.sc.3101974