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Researcher: Bereznicki, BJ (Dr Bonnie Bereznicki)

Fields of Research

Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice
Public Health and Health Services
Respiratory Diseases
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Health and Community Services
Preventive Medicine
Basic Pharmacology
Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Paediatrics
Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Aged Health Care
Residential Client Care
Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance)
Primary Health Care
Health Counselling
Health Promotion

Research Objectives

Respiratory System and Diseases (incl. Asthma)
Preventive Medicine
Health
Child Health
Health Education and Promotion
Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Blood Disorders
Health Related to Ageing
Health and Support Services
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Behaviour and Health
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A community pharmacy intervention program to improve the management of asthma: uptake and effectiveness; Pharmacy Practice Research Summit 2010
A community pharmacy intervention program to improve the quality use of asthma medication: participant satisfaction; National Medicines Symposium 2010
A community pharmacy intervention program to improve the quality use of asthma medication: uptake and effectiveness; National Medicines Symposium 2010
A community pharmacy intervention to improve the management of asthma: participant satisfaction; Pharmacy Practice Research Summit 2010
A community pharmacy-based intervention to improve the quality use of asthma medication; National Medicines Symposium 2009
A community pharmacy-based intervention to improve the quality use of asthma medication; National Medicines Symposium 2009
A review of the management of childhood asthma in Tasmania; APSA 2011 Annual Conference
Adherence to management guidelines for childhood asthma in Australia; Australian Family Physician
Adverse drug reaction-related hospitalisation in older patients - A prospective analysis in two hospitals; APSA Annual Conference 2016
Adverse Drug Reaction-Related Hospitalizations in Elderly Australians: A Prospective Cross-Sectional Study in Two Tasmanian Hospitals; Drug Safety
Beta-blockers in asthma; Australian Pharmacist
COPD is an important health issue in an ageing population; Australian Pharmacist
COPD: the looming epidemic with ageing; Australian Pharmacist
Data-mining of medication records to improve asthma management; Medical Journal of Australia
Data-mining of pharmacy medication records to improve the management of asthma; Medicines design to delivery
Describing drivers of and barriers to persistence with tiotropium in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A mixed-methods approach; International Journal of Pharmacy Practice
Development of a Score to Predict Hospitalisation due to Adverse Drug Reactions in Older Patients; 2015 Joint APSA-ASCEPT Annual Conference
Development of a Score to Predict Hospitalisation due to Adverse Drug Reactions in Older Patients; 2015 Joint APSA-ASCEPT Annual Conference
Diagnosis and management of early COPD in Australia: views from the coal face; 2015 Joint APSA-ASCEPT Annual Conference
Drivers and barriers of tiotropium persistence in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand and The Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science 2009 Annual Scientific Meetings
Factors associated with overestimation of asthma control: a crosssectional study in Australia; Journal of Asthma
Hospitalization in older patients due to adverse drug reactions – the need for a prediction tool; Clinical Interventions in Aging (Online)
How can pharmacists improve asthma control in the community?; Australian Pharmacist
Improving the management of warfarin in aged care facilities utilising an innovative IT solution; Medicines design to delivery
Improving the management of warfarin in aged-care facilities utilising innovative technology: a proof-of-concept study; International Journal of Pharmacy Practice
Inhaled anticholinergic medications: their role in COPD and adverse cardiovascular events; Australian Pharmacist
Initial diagnosis and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Australia: views from the coal face; Internal Medicine Journal
Innovative IT solutions to improve the management of warfarin; National Medicines Symposium 2009
Perceived feasibility of a community pharmacist-led asthma intervention: a qualitative follow-up study; APSA annual Conference Aus-CRS Symposium Hobart
Perceived feasibility of a community pharmacy-based asthma intervention: a qualitative follow-up study; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
Perceived feasibility of a community pharmacy-based asthma intervention: a qualitative follow-up study; National Medicines Symposium 2010 medicines in peoples lives
Pharmacist-initiated general practitioner referral of patients with suboptimal asthma management; Pharmacy World and Science
Prediction of Hospitalization due to Adverse Drug Reactions in Elderly CommunityDwelling Patients (The PADR-EC Score); PLoS One
Review of the management of childhood asthma in Tasmania; Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
Strategies to manage asthma; Australian Pharmacist
Strategies to manage COPD; Australian Pharmacist
The effect of knowledge and expectations on adherence to and persistence with antidepressants; Patient Preference and Adherence
The effect of knowledge and expectations on adherence to and persistence with antidepressants; APSA 2014 Annual Conference
The role of a community pharmacist in asthma management
The sustainability of a community pharmacy intervention to improve the management of asthma; Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association Annual Conference
The sustainability of a community pharmacy intervention to improve the quality use of asthma medication; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
The sustainability of a community pharmacy intervention to improve the quality use of asthma medication; National Medicines Symposium 2010 medicines in people’s lives
The use of pharmacy medication records to prompt GP referral of patients with suboptimal asthma management; Australian Asthma Conference 208
Under-utilisation of COPD management guidelines in Australian general practice; Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand annual scientific meeting
Understanding medication persistence in patients with COPD; National Medicines Symposium 2010
Understanding medication persistence in patients with COPD; Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association Conference
Understanding the discrepancy between perceived and actual asthma control in Australia; 2015 Joint APSA-ASCEPT Annual Conference
Uptake and effectiveness of a community pharmacy intervention programme to improve asthma management; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics,
When asthma and COPD overlap each other; Australian Pharmacist

Research Projects

Building on Success: The Sustainability and National Feasibility of a Community Pharmacy Intervention to Improve the Management of Asthma; Asthma Foundations of Australia (ASMFA)
Investigating the burden of childhood fever on Tasmanian families and the Royal Hobart Hospitals Emergency Department.; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Pharmacy Dispensing Records to Identify and Educate Patients with Suboptimal Asthma Management; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Understanding the discrepancy between perceived and actual asthma control in Australia; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
A Review of the Management of Childhood Asthma in Tasmania
Understanding respiratory persistence in Australian patients with COPD

Research Candidate Supervision

A Retrospective Study of Adverse Drug Reactions Ocurring in Elderly Patients at Tertiary Hospitals, Tasmania, Australia