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Dr Lin Weiqin


MBBS (Singapore), MRCP (UK), MMed (Internal Medicine)


Consultant Department of Cardiology, NUHCS

Assistant Professor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS  



Dr Lin Weiqin is presently a Consultant with the Department of Cardiology, National University Heart Centre, Singapore.


Dr Lin graduated with Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the National University of Singapore in 2008. He completed his Basic Specialist Training in Internal Medicine and was conferred the Master of Medicine in Internal Medicine from the National University of Singapore, and Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom) in 2011. Thereafter, he completed his cardiology training in the National University Heart Centre, Singapore in 2015.


His sub-specialty interests include heart failure and echocardiography.


Dr Lin is also active in clinical research and medical education, holding the appointment of Assistant Professor in the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.


Specialty Interest(s):

  • General Cardiology
  • Heart Failure
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Echocardiography



  1. Cardiogenic shock post-percutaneous coronary intervention for myocardial infarction.
    Lin W, Yeo TC, Poh KK
    Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2013;42:485-487
  2. Electrocardiography series. Electrocardiographic T wave abnormalities.
    Lin W, Teo SG, Poh KK
    Singapore Med J. 2013;54:606-610

  3. Snare vegetectomy for right-sided endocarditis.
    Seow SC, Lin WQ, Wong RC
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2013;82:E750-3
  4. Effectiveness of early cardiology undergraduate learning using simulation on retention, application of learning and level of confidence during clinical clerkships.
    Lin W, Lee GK, Loh JP, Tay EL, Sia W, Lau TC, Hooi SC, Poh KK
    Singapore Med J. 2015;56:98-102

  5. Refractory Hypoxemia Following Inferior ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Case Report of an Unusual Complication and Review of Treatment Strategies.
    Weiqin LIN, James Wei Luen YIP, Tiong Cheng YEO
    Heart Lung Circ. 2015 ;24:e157-61

  6. Spontaneous Coronary Dissection Masquerading as Benign Fascicular Ventricular Tachycardia.
    Ho SW, Lin W, Chan KH, Seow SC
    Heart Lung Circ. 2016;25:e9-11

  7. Superior performance of N-terminal pro brain natriuretic peptide for diagnosis of acute decompensated heart failure in an Asian compared with a Western setting.
    Ibrahim I, Kuan WS, Frampton C, Troughton R, Liew OW, Chong JP, Chan SP, Tan LL, Lin WQ, Pemberton CJ, Ooi SB, Richards AM
    Eur J Heart Fail. 2017;19:209-217

  8. Transitional Care to Reduce Heart Failure Readmission Rates in South East Asia.
    Wan Xian Chan, Weiqin Lin, and Raymond Ching Chiew Wong
    Cardiac Failure Review 2016;2:85–9

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