Prof. Gavin Joynt

MBBCh(Witwatersrand), FFA(S Africa), FHKCA, FHKCA(Intensive Care),FHKAM(Anaesthesiology), FCICM, FRCP(Edin)

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Honorary Chief of Service of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Prince of Wales Hospital
Shatin, NT Hong Kong SAR

Honorary   Director
Intensive Care Unit,
Prince of Wales Hospital
Shatin, NT Hong Kong SAR



For details about citations arising from my publications and links to online versions of some of the publications, refer to: ID:C-7606-2009)


  1. Chan AKM, Nickson CP, Rudolph JW, Lee A, Joynt GM. Social media for rapid knowledge dissemination: Early experience from the COVID-19 pandemic. Anaesthesia. 2020 December 01;75(12):1579-82.

  2. Ling L, Joynt GM, Lipman J, Constantin JM, Joannes-Boyau O. COVID-19: A critical care perspective informed by lessons learnt from other viral epidemics. Anaesth Crit Care Pain Med. 2020 April 01;39(2):163-6.

  3. Cheng FWT, Li BS, Lam GKS, Hon KL, Joynt G, Li CK. Management of cytokine release syndrome after chimeric antigen T-cell therapy for paediatric relapsed/refractory acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: A case report. Hong Kong Med J. 2020 December 01;26(6):532-4.

  4. Joynt GM, Wu WK. Understanding COVID-19: What does viral RNA load really mean? Lancet Infect Dis. 2020 June 01;20(6):635-6.

  5. Choi GYS, Wan WTP, Chan AKM, Tong SK, Poon ST, Joynt GM. Preparedness for COVID-19: In situ simulation to enhance infection control systems in the intensive care unit. Br J Anaesth. 2020 August 01;125(2):e236-9.

  6. Ling L, Wong WT, Wan WTP, Choi G, Joynt GM. Infection control in non-clinical areas during the COVID-19 pandemic. Anaesthesia. 2020 July 01;75(7):962-3.

  7. Sprung CL, Joynt GM, Christian MD, Truog RD, Rello J, Nates JL. Adult ICU triage during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic: Who will live and who will die? recommendations to improve survival. Crit Care Med. 2020 August 01;48(8):1196-202.

  8. Zuo T, Zhang F, Lui GCY, Yeoh YK, Li AYL, Zhan H, Wan Y, Chung ACK, Cheung CP, Chen N, Lai CKC, Chen Z, Tso EYK, Fung KSC, Chan V, Ling L, Joynt G, Hui DSC, Chan FKL, Chan PKS, Ng SC. Alterations in gut microbiota of patients with COVID-19 during time of hospitalization. Gastroenterology. 2020 September 01;159(3):944,955.e8.