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Researcher: Lahham, A (Dr Aroub Lahham)

Fields of Research

Respiratory diseases
Primary health care
Sports science and exercise
Health counselling
Rheumatology and arthritis

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Clinical health
Behaviour and health
Preventive medicine

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Acceptability and validity of a home exercise diary used in home-based pulmonary rehabilitation: A secondary analysis of a randomised controlled trial; The Clinical Respiratory Journal
Ambulatory oxygen in fibrotic interstitial lung disease: a pilot, randomized, triple-blinded, sham-controlled trial; Chest
Benefits and costs of home-based pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - a multi-centre randomised controlled equivalence trial; BMC Pulmonary Medicine
Exercise training alone or with the addition of activity counseling improves physical activity levels in COPD: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials; The International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Home-based pulmonary rehabilitation for people with COPD: A qualitative study reporting the patient perspective; Chronic Respiratory Disease
Home-based rehabilitation for COPD using minimal resources: a randomised, controlled equivalence trial; Thorax
Pulmonary rehabilitation referral and participation are commonly influenced by environment, knowledge, and beliefs about consequences: a systematic review using the Theoretical Domains Framework; Journal of Physiotherapy
Telerehabilitation versus traditional centre-based pulmonary rehabilitation for people with chronic respiratory disease: protocol for a randomised controlled trial; BMC Pulmonary Medicine
The impact of home-based pulmonary rehabilitation on people with mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a randomised controlled trial; The Clinical Respiratory Journal
The Pulmonary Rehabilitation Adapted Index of Self- Efficacy (PRAISE) tool predicts reduction in sedentary time following pulmonary rehabilitation in people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD); Physiotherapy

Research Projects

Understanding the perspectives of general practitioners regarding sedentary behaviour management in primary care: a qualitative study; Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP)
Unlocking the potential of a novel setting to promote physical activity (PA) among patients with Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA) - parkrun; Medibank Better Health Foundation (MBHF)

Research Candidate Supervision