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Researcher: Patel, RP (Dr Rahul Patel)

Fields of Research

Pharmaceutical Sciences
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice
Infectious Diseases
Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Nephrology and Urology
Preventive Medicine
Respiratory Diseases
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Basic Pharmacology
Rheumatology and Arthritis
Technology
Public Health and Health Services
Medical and Health Sciences
Separation Science
Analytical Biochemistry
Biological Psychology (Neuropsychology, Psychopharmacology, Physiological Psychology)
Biologically Active Molecules
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Treatments
Clinical Social Work Practice
Cellular Immunology
Primary Health Care
Central Nervous System
Health Promotion
Medical Bacteriology

Research Objectives

Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Health
Substance Abuse
Urogenital System and Disorders
Digestive System Disorders
Infectious Diseases
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Respiratory System and Diseases (incl. Asthma)
Health Education and Promotion
Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)
Health Related to Ageing
Blood Disorders
Health Policy Evaluation
Immune System and Allergy
Human Biological Preventatives (e.g. Vaccines)
Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Cancer and Related Disorders
Mental Health Services
Diabetes
Veterinary Pharmaceutical Products
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing
Nervous System and Disorders
Injury Control
Hearing, Vision, Speech and Their Disorders
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Preventive Medicine
Health and Support Services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

In-vitro suppression of IL-6 and IL-8 release from human pulmonary epithelial cells by non-anticoagulant fraction of enoxaparin; PLoS One
A low-volume microtitre plate assay for determination of the AFXa activity of enoxaparin; Out of the Wilderness Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association Annual Conference Aus-CRS Symposium
A simple capillary electrophoresis method for the rapid separation and determination of intact low molecular weight and unfractionated heparins; Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis
Application of an assay for 4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanol (NNAL) in urine for the assessment of tobacco-related harm; Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis
Attitude, barriers and facilitators to practice-based research: cross-sectional survey of hospital pharmacists in Saudi Arabia; Journal of pharmaceutical policy and practice
Combating Sale of Counterfeit and Falsified Medicines Online: A Losing Battle; Frontiers in Pharmacology
Determination of nicotine in cartridge-based electronic cigarettes; Analytical Letters
Effective reversed-phase ion pair high-performance liquid chromatography method for the separation and characterization of intact low-molecular-weight heparins ; Analytical Biochemistry
Effects of Filtration on the Presence of Particulate and Buprenorphine Content of Injections Prepared from Crushed Subutex® Tablets; APSAD 2011 Conference
Effects of Filtration on the Presence of Particulate and Oxycodone Content of Injections Prepared from Crushed OxyContin® Tablets; Current Drug Safety
Enoxaparin: physicochemical investigations into the effects of freezing and heating
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition as a fundamental underlying pathogenic process in COPD airways: fibrosis, remodeling and cancer; Expert Reviews in Respiratory Medicine
Filtration of crushed tablet suspensions has potential to reduce infection incidence in people who inject drugs; Drug and Alcohol Review
Fluoroquinolones; Drug Dosing in Obesity - Volume 1: Antimicrobials
Fucoidan extracts ameliorate acute colitis; PLoS One
Heparins in ulcerative colitis: proposed and potential reasons for inconsistent clinical outcomes; Expert Review of Clinical Pharmacology
Identification of pro-and anti-proliferative oligosaccharides of heparins; Integrative Biology
In vitro stability of enoxaparin solutions (20 mg/mL) diluted in 4% glucose; Clinical Therapeutics
Injecting OxyContin: What is the harm reduction eveidence?; ATDC 2010: Reducing harm across the lifespan
Injection of Pharmaceuticals Designed for Oral Use: Harms Experienced and Effective Harm Reduction Through Filtration; Current topics in behavioral neurosciences
Investigation of freezing- and thawing-induced biological, chemical, and physical changes to enoxaparin solution; Journal of Pharmaceutical Science
Investigation of the effect of heating on the chemistry and antifactor Xa activity of enoxaparin; Journal of Pharmaceutical Science
Investigations into the physical and chemical stability of concentrated co-trimoxazole intravenous infusions; European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy
Ion exchange chromatographic separation and isolation of oligosaccharides of intact low-molecular-weight heparin for the determination of their anticoagulant and anti-inflammatory properties; Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry
Miscellaneous agents; Drug Dosing in Obesity - Volume 1: Antimicrobials
Mobile medical applications for dosage recommendation, drug adverse reaction, and drug interaction; Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science
Non-anticoagulant derivatives of heparin for the management of asthma: distant dream or close reality?; Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs: Authoritative Analysis of Randd Trends
Non-anticoagulant fractions of enoxaparin suppress inflammatory cytokine release from peripheral blood mononuclear cells of allergic asthmatic individuals; PLoS One
Non-Anticoagulant Oligosaccharides of Enoxaparin Relieve Chemical-Induced Acute Colitis; Advances in Medicine and Biology
Opposing effects of low molecular weight heparins on the release of inflammatory cytokines from peripheral blood mononuclear cells of asthmatics; PLoS One
Orally Administered Enoxaparin Ameliorates Acute Colitis by Reducing Macrophage-Associated Inflammatory Responses; PLoS One
Physical and chemical stability of ceftaroline in an elastomeric infusion device; European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy
Physical and chemical stability of ceftazidime and cefazolin in peritoneal dialysis solutions packaged in dual-chamber infusion bags; American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy
Physicochemical stability of voriconazole in elastomeric devices; European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy
Reducing harm from pharmaceutical opioid injection: The importance and effectiveness of filters; APSAD 2010 Conference
Revisiting the clinical evidence and economics of dexmedetomide use; Journal of Medical Marketing
Separation and characterisation of different low-molecular-weight heparins by reversed-phase ion-interaction high-performance liquid chromatography; Medicines design to delivery
Stability enhancement ofl diluted enoxaparin sodium at paediatric dosage; Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association Conference
Stability of ampicillin and amoxicillin in peritoneal dialysis solutions; American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy
Stability of ampicillin and amoxicillin in peritoneal dialysis solutions; American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy
Stability of Cefepime in pH-Neutral Peritoneal Dialysis Solutions Packaged in Dual-Compartment Bags; Peritoneal Dialysis International
Stability of daptomycin in peritoneal dialysis solutions packaged in dual-compartment infusion bags; European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy
Stability of diluted iron polymaltose in PVC infusion bags; Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research
Stability of the combination of ceftazidime and cephazolin in icodextrin or pH neutral peritoneal dialysis solution; Peritoneal Dialysis International
Stability of tigecycline in different types of peritoneal dialysis solutions; Peritoneal Dialysis International
Stability of trimethoprim in newly formulated liquid dosage form; Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research
The Crux of the Medicine Prices' Controversy in Pakistan; Frontiers in Pharmacology
The effect of Undaria pinnatifida fucoidan on the pharmacokinetics of letrozole and tamoxifen in patients with breast cancer; Integrative Cancer Therapies
The effect of heating on the chemistry and biological activity of enoxaparin; Medicines design to delivery
The effect of varenicline and nicotine patch on smoking rate and satisfaction with smoking: an examination of the mechanism of action of two pre-quit pharmacotherapies; Psychopharmacology
The effects of freezing and thawing on the AFXa activity of enoxaparin solution; Medicines design to delivery

Research Projects

Development of a Simple and Effective Ion-chromatagraphic Analysis for the Separation and Identification of Non-anticoagulant fractions of Enoxaparin; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Fucoidan and gut health; Department of Industry and Science (DoIS)
Identification and Screening of Heparin components for therapeutical Potential in the management of Asthma; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
International Conference and Exhibition on Analytical and Bioanalytical Techniques - India, 2010 ; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Investigating the anti-inflammatory effect of a non-anticoagulant molecule of heparin following experimental traumatic brain injury; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Investigating the physical and chemical Y-site incompatibility of injectable antifungals and parenteral nutrition solution; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Investigations into the Effect of Filtration on Drug Recovery, Particle and Bacterial Contents of Injections Prepared from Oxycodone or Buprenorphine Tablets; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Investigations of the Chemical and Physical Stability of Iron Polymaltose Intravenous Infusion; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Non anticoagulant molecules of heparin for the management of ulcerative colitis; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Novel Fractions of Heparin for the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Novel molecules of heparin for the management of asthma; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Novel molecules of heparin for the management of asthma; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
The physical and chemical stability of amoxicillin, daptomycin and quinupristin/dalfopristin in Dianeal, Extraneal or Fresenius peritonieal dialysis solution under three different storage conditions; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Variability in plasma concentration of glucosamine in osteoarthritis patients taking various glucosamine formulations.; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Fucoidan and marine polyphloroglucinols
Fucoidan and stem cell mobilisation
Fucoidan extract in the treatment of ulcerative colitis in an animal model

Research Candidate Supervision

An Investigation of Heavy Metals and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Different Drugs and Herbal Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms from the Local Market
Analysis of Fucoidan and Its Potential Utility in Diabetes Management
Anti-Asthmatic Activity of Heparin
Drivers of Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition (EMT) in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Improvement of Metformin Usage in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Investigating the Efficacy and Safety of Systematically Administered Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) during Standard Treatment of Solid Tumours
Investigation of oral bioavailability and plasma pharmacokinetics of different oral formulations of glucosamine
The Safety and Efficacy of Electronic-Cigarettes as Cessation Aids and the use of Electronic-Cigarettes by Smokers.
Therapeutic Potential of Heparin in the Management of Ulcerative Colitis