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Researcher: Walters, EH (Professor Haydn Walters)

Fields of Research

Respiratory diseases
Epidemiology
Health services and systems
Pharmaceutical sciences
Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences
Medical bacteriology
Clinical sciences
Primary health care
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing
Medical physiology
Preventative health care
Basic pharmacology
Clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Health promotion
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Aged health care
Health psychology
Occupational and workplace health and safety
Health informatics and information systems
Physiotherapy
Community and primary care
Paramedicine
Human information interaction and retrieval
Geriatrics and gerontology
Health economics
Health policy
Central nervous system
Allergy
Biochemistry and cell biology
Cellular immunology
Other psychology
Medical biochemistry - amino acids and metabolites
Immunogenetics (incl. genetic immunology)
Intensive care
Communications engineering
Health counselling
Health care administration
Residential client care
Cancer genetics
Genetic immunology
Atmospheric sciences
Biomaterials
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Infectious agents
Anaesthesiology
Applied immunology (incl. antibody engineering, xenotransplantation and t-cell therapies)
Medical biochemistry - proteins and peptides (incl. medical proteomics)
Structural biology (incl. macromolecular modelling)
Cell development, proliferation and death
Cardiovascular medicine and haematology
Nursing
Health and community services
Epidemiological modelling
Aged care nursing
Tumour immunology
Decision support and group support systems
Autoimmunity
Operator algebras and functional analysis
Cancer diagnosis
Innate immunity
Animal physiology - systems
Infectious diseases
Otorhinolaryngology
Oncology and carcinogenesis

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Other health
Preventive medicine
Health related to ageing
Evaluation of health outcomes
Health education and promotion
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Evaluation of health and support services
Behaviour and health
Human pharmaceutical treatments
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Health policy evaluation
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response)
Nursing
Specific population health (excl. Indigenous health)
Public services policy advice and analysis
Information services
Disability and functional capacity
Nutrition
Expanding knowledge in the physical sciences
Prevention of human diseases and conditions
Treatment of human diseases and conditions
Information systems, technologies and services
Coastal or estuarine biodiversity
Rural and remote area health
Women's and maternal health
Human pharmaceutical products
Effects of climate change on Australia (excl. social impacts)

Career Best Publications

Are Asthma Medications and Management Related to Deaths From Asthma?; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Relevance of Airway 11ß-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type II Enzyme in Asthma; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Effect of a Long-acting â2-Agonist over Three Months on Airway Wall Vascular Remodeling in Asthma; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Normally suppressing CD40 coregulatory signals delivered by airway macrophages to TH2 lymphocytes are defective in patients with atopic asthma; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
ß-Actin and GAPDH housekeeping gene expression in asthmatic airways is variable and not suitable for normalising mRNA levels; Thorax

Research Publications

β-catenin, Twist and Snail: Transcriptional regulation of EMT in smokers and COPD, and relation to airflow obstruction; Scientific Reports
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-based intervention to improve the quality use of asthma medication; National Medicines Symposium 2009
A cost-analysis of two approaches to infection control in a lung function laboratory; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Medicine
A critical evaluation of the Mefar (TM) dosimeter ; European Respiratory Journal
A high prevalence of asthma and allergic disorders among children aged 6 to 8 in regional Tasmania; Australasian Asthma Conference 2017
A mixed methods study to compare models of spirometry delivery in primary care for patients of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Thorax
A narrative review of the use of oral corticosteroids in the management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Respiratory Medicine: COPD Update
A Pilot Study of General Practitioners' Diagnosis and Management of Middleaged/Elderly COPD Patients; 2003 General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
A randomized controlled trial of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) on markers of epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) in large airway samples in COPD: an exploratory proof of concept study; International Journal of COPD
A randomized controlled trial of telephone-mentoring with home-based walking preceding rehabilitation in COPD; International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
A systemic review of oral corticosteroid for stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
A valid food frequency questionnaire for measuring dietary fish intake; Asia pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Abnormal M1/M2 macrophage phenotype profiles in the small airway wall and lumen in smokers and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Scientific reports
Accuracy of pulse oximetry during exercise in females; TSANZ & ANZSRS Annual Scientific Meeting
Action plans for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ; Cochrane Database Systemic Review
Action plans with brief patient education for exacerbations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Action plans with limited patient education only for exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (Intervention Review); Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Activity and quality of life measures in community chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Acute Complications of Asthma
Addition of inhaled corticosteroids to systemic immunosuppression after lung transplantation: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial; Transplantation
Adherence to asthma management guidelines by middle-aged adults with current asthma; Thorax
Adult serum cytokine concentrations and the persistence of asthma; International Archives of Allergy and Immunology
Adverse Effects of ß-Agonists: Are They Clinically Relevant?; American Journal of Respiratory Medicine
Age-of-asthma onset as a determinant of different asthma phenotypes in adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature; Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine
Airway Angiogenesis And basement Membrane Remodeling In Smokers And Chronic Obstructive pulmonary Disease: cross-sectional And Longitudinal Studies
Airway cell and cytokine changes in early asthma deterioration after inhaled corticosteroid reduction; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Airway distensibility in healthy and asthmatic subjects: effect of lung volume history; Journal of Applied Physiology
Airway distensibility in normal and asthmatic subjects and partitioning of the Fowler dead space; the British Thoracic Society
Airway distensibility in normal and asthmatic subjects and partitioning of the Fowler dead space; Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism-Physiologie Appliquee Nutrition Et Metabolisme
Airway epithelial platelet-activating factor receptor expression is markedly upregulated in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; The International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Airway histone deacetylase-2 increases after smoking cessation, but is not affected by inhaled corticosteroids in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): A randomized controlled trial; American Thoracic Society (ATS)
Airway inflammation and anti-protease defences rapidly improve during treatment of an acute exacerbation of COPD; Respirology
Airway inflammation and inhaled corticosteroids in COPD; The European Respiratory Journal
Airway inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): a true paradox
Airway inflammation, basement membrane thickening and bronchial hyperresponsiveness in asthma; Thorax
Airway iron and ferritin content during acute exacerbations of cystic fibrosis and the relationship to interleukin-1â and Tnf-á; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Airway iron and iron-regulatory cytokines in cystic fibrosis; European Respiratory Journal
Airway Remodeling in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), a Review
Airway Wall Remodeling as a Concept for Airway Disease Therapeutics; Pharmacology and Therapeutics of Airway Disease
Airway wall remodelling: the influence of corticosteroids ; Curent Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Albuterol enantiomer levels, lung function and QTc interval in patients with acute severe asthma and COPD in the emergency department; International Journal of Emergency Medicine (Online)
Ambient wood smoke exposure and respiratory symptoms in Tasmania, Australia; Science of The Total Environment
Ambient wood smoke, traffic pollution and adult asthma prevalence and severity; Respirology
An antagonist of the platelet-activating factor receptor inhibits adherence of both nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae and Streptococcus pneumoniae to cultured human bronchial epithelial cells exposed to cigarette smoke; International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
An antagonist of the platelet-activating factor receptor inhibits streptococcus pneumoniae and non-typeable haemophilus influenzae infection of human bronchial epithelial cells exposed to cigarette smoke; Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand and the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science, Annual Scientific Meeting
An audit of home oxygen services in Tasmania; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
An observational study of PM10 and hospital admissions for acute exacerbations of chronic respiratory disease in Tasmania, Australia 1992–2002; BMJ Open Respiratory Research
Angiogenesis: A potentially critical part of remodelling in chronic airway diseases?; Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Angiogenic sprouting is increased in the airways in asthma; Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Anti-IgE for chronic asthma; Cochrane Review, Cochrane Library
Anti-IgE for chronic asthma in adults and children; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Anti-IgE for chronic asthma in adults and children (Review); Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Anti-lgE chemotherapy: a critical appraisal of treatment options for sever asthma
Anticoagulation therapy for pulmonary hypertension; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Appropriate use of oxygen in acute medicine; Medical Journal of Australia
Are Asthma Medications and Management Related to Deaths From Asthma?; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Assessment and management of chronic respiratory conditions in frail older adults
Assessment of airway inflammation using sputum, BAL, and endobronchial biopsies in current and ex-smokers with established COPD; International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Association between latitude and allergic diseases: a longitudinal study from childhood to middle-age; Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Association of IL8, CXCR2 and TNF-á polymorphisms and airway disease; Journal of Human Genetics
Associations between ambient PM2.5 concentrations and respiratory symptoms in Melbourne, 1998-2005; Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A
Associations between reduced diffusing capacity and airflow obstruction in community-based subjects; Respiratory Medicine
Associations between respiratory symptoms and PM2.5; concentration in young adults in Melbourne; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Associations of atopy and asthma during aging of an adult population over a 20-year follow-up; Journal of Asthma
Asthma and vaccination history in an Australian young adult cohort; Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Asthma management - How effective is it in the community?; Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Asthma management: how effective is it in the community?; Internal Medicine Journal
Atopy in people aged 40 years and over: Relation to airflow limitation; Clinical and experimental allergy
Australian Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Registry: Vital lessons from a national prospective collaborative project; Respirology
Automated estimation and analysis of lung function test parameters from spirometric data for respiratory disease diagnostics; Procedia Computer Science
Azathioprine as an oral corticosteroid sparing agent for asthma; Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
BAL eotaxin and IL-5 in asthma, and the effects of inhaled corticosteroid and ß2 agonist; Respirology
Barriers to the use of spirometry in general practice; Australian Family Physician
Barriers to the use of spirometry in general practice to diagnose and manage COPD; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Basement membrane and vascular remodelling in smokers and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a cross-sectional study ; Respiratory Research
Basement membrane remodelling in COPD responds to inhaled corticosteroids; The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting
Beta-agonists for chronic asthma
Biological dust exposure in the workplace is a risk factor for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Thorax
Body mass index is not a risk factor for asthma in young adults; Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Breast-feeding and atopic disease: A cohort study from childhood to middle age; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Bronchial hyperresponsiveness and obesity in middle age: insights from an Australian cohort; The European Respiratory Journal
Bronchial hyperresponsiveness and the bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after lung transplantation; Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) neutrophilia in lung transplant recipients (LTR): infection and bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS), the chicken or the egg?; Journal of Heart and Lung Transplant
Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL): Critical Evaluation of Techniques; Human Airway Inflammation. Sampling Techniques and Analytical Protocols
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Macrophage and Lymphocyte Phenotypes in Lung Transplant Recipients; The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
Bronchodilator reversibility (BDR) and inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) use in smoking-related chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Bronchodilator reversibility in Australian adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Internal Medicine Journal
Bronchodilator reversibility testing: laboratory practices in Australia and New Zealand; The Medical Journal of Australia
Bronchodilator reversibility, airway eosinophilia and anti-inflammatory effects of inhaled fluticasone in COPD are not related; Respirology
Bronchopulmonary pharmacokinetics of (R)- salbutamol and (S)-salbutamol enantiomers in pulmonary epithelial lining fluid and lung tissue of horses; British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Building capacity of community nurses to act as mentors for older persons with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD); Australasian Journal on Ageing
Bureaucratic barriers to evidence-based tobacco control policy: A Tasmanian case study; Universal Journal of Public Health
Cardiovascular effects of methacholine-induced airway obstruction in man; Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Cementing Pathways Home: Enhancing Quality of Life for People with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Cementing Pathways Home: Enhancing Quality of Life for People with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Australian Association of Gerontology Annual Conference
Changes in airway histone deacetylase2 in smokers and COPD with inhaled corticosteroids: A randomized controlled trial; PLoS One
Changes in indoor allergen and fungal levels predict changes in asthma activity among young adults; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Changes in indoor allergen levels predict changes in current asthma among young adults; 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Childhood adiposity predicts adult-onset current asthma in females: a 25-yr prospective study; European Respiratory Journal
Childhood allergic rhinitis predicts asthma incidence and persistence to middle age: A longitudinal study; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Childhood body mass index and adult mammographic density measures that predict breast cancer risk; Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
Childhood eczema and rhinitis predict atopic but not nonatopic adult asthma: A prospective cohort study over 4 decades; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Childhood eczema, asthma incidence and persistence: a cohort study from childhood to middle age; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Childhood immunization and atopic disease into middle-age - a prospective cohort study; Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
Childhood infections and the risk of asthma: a longitudinal study over 37 years; Chest
Childhood lung function predicts adult chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma-chronic obstructive pulmonary disease overlap syndrome; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Childhood measles contributes to post-bronchodilator airflow obstruction in middle-aged adults: a cohort study; Respirology
Childhood pneumonia, pleurisy and lung function: A cohort study from the first to sixth decade of life; Thorax
Childhood predictors of lung function trajectories and future COPD risk: a prospective cohort study from the first to the sixth decade of life; The Lancet Respiratory Medicine
Chloroquine as a steroid sparing agent for asthma; Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Chronic disease self-management and exercise in COPD as pulmonary rehabilitation: a randomized controlled trial; The International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and occupational exposures in a community-based study in Melbourne, Australia; Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Chronic therapy: â-agonists, short-acting, long-acting â-agonists; Evidence-based Respiratory Medicine
Cigarette smoke and platelet-activating factor receptor dependent adhesion of Streptococcus pneumoniae to lower airway cells; Thorax
Clinical and airway effects of fluticasone (FP) in COPD; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Clinical and functional differences between early-onset and late-onset adult asthma: a population-based Tasmanian Longitudinal Health Study; Thorax
Clinical diaries in COPD: compliance and utility in predicting acute exacerbations; The International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Online)
Clinical investigation of interstitial lung disease; Immunology and Management of Interstitial Lung Diseases
Clinical Relevance of Airway 11ß-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type II Enzyme in Asthma; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Clinical significance of epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): potential target for prevention of airway fibrosis and lung cancer; Clinical and Translational Medicine
Clinical trial of community nurse mentoring to improve self-management in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Cohort Profile: The Tasmanian Longitudinal Health STUDY (TAHS); International Journal of Epidemiology
Colchicine as an oral corticosteroid sparing agent for asthma; Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Comparing factor VIII with collagen IV for immuno-staining of vessels; The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting
Corticosteroids, infection and acute exacerbations of COPD; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Current asthma contributes as much as smoking to chronic bronchitis in middle age: A prospective population-based study; International Journal of COPD
Current Indoor Allergen Levels of Fungi and Cats, But Not House Dust Mites, Influence Allergy and Asthma in Adults With High Dust Mite Exposure; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Current understanding of corticosteroid therapy in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): an overview; International Journal of Medical and Biological Frontiers
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
Decreased lung capillary blood volume post-exercise is compensated by increased membrane diffusing capacity; European Journal of Applied Physiology
Definition of a COPD self-management intervention: International Expert Group consensus; European Respiratory Journal
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
Diagnosis and early detection of COPD using spirometry; Journal of Thoracic Disease
Diagnosis and management of early COPD in Australia: views from the coal face; 2015 Joint APSA-ASCEPT Annual Conference
Differences in aerosol output and airways responsiveness between the DeVibiss 40 and 45 hand held nebulisers; Thorax
Disease progression in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis with mild physiological impairment: analysis from the Australian IPF registry; BMC Pulmonary Medicine
Distinctive characteristics of bronchial reticular basement membrane and vessel remodelling in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and in asthma: they are not the same disease; Histopathology
Do dairy products induce bronchoconstriction in adults with asthma?; The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Do levels of exhaled nitric oxide reflect bronchial inflammation and peripheral blood eosinophilia in inhaled corticosteroid-treated and untreated adult asthmatic patients?; Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Does desaturation whilst breathing progressively hypoxic gas mixtures at rest predict desaturation during maximal running exercise in females?; TSANZ & ANZSRS Annual Scientific Meeting
Does eczema in infancy cause hay fever, asthma, or both in childhood? Insights from a novel regression model of sibling data; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Does upregulated host cell receptor expression provide a link between bacterial adhesion and chronic respiratory disease?; Journal of Translational Medicine
Domestic airborne pollutants and asthma and respiratory symptoms in middle age; Respirology
Domiciliary oxygen therapy services in Tasmania: prescription, usage and impact of a specialist clinic; Medical Journal of Australia
Dose dependent effect of dithiothreitol on purified, recombinant cytokine protein: the potential confounding effects of sputum processing; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
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
Early life symptoms predict chronic bronchitis in middle-age: longitudinal study from age 7 to 44 years; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Early menarche is associated with lower adult lung function: a longitudinal cohort study from the first to sixth decade of life; Respirology
Early-life exposure to sibling modifies the relationship between CD14 polymorphisms and allergic sensitization; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Early-life risk factors and incidence of rhinitis: Results from the European Community Respiratory Health Study-an international population-based cohort study; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Editorials. Why have asthma action plans failed the consumer test?; Medical Journal of Australia
Effect of a Long-acting â2-Agonist over Three Months on Airway Wall Vascular Remodeling in Asthma; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Effect of a Microaerosol Barrier Filter on the Measurement of Lung Function; Chest
Effect of breathing circuit resistance on the measurement of ventilatory function; Thorax
Effect of bronchodilators on airway distensibility and its relationship to residual airflow limitation; The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Effect of bronchodilators on airway distensibility and its relationship to residual airflow limitation; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Effect of health-mentoring to increase daily physical activity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Respirology, 17 (Suppl. 1)
Effect of high flow oxygen on mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in prehospital setting: randomised controlled trial; B M J
Effect of Inhaled Fluticasone Propionate on BAL TGF-ß1; and bFGF Concentrations in Clinically Stable Lung Transplant Recipients; Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
Effects of continued smoking on inflammation in COPD patients; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Effects of Feedback on Spirometry in Primary Care on Motivation for Smoking Cessation ; Journal of Smoking Cessation
Effects of inhaled fluticasone on angiogenesis and vascular endothelial growth factor in asthma; Thorax
Effects of telephone health mentoring in community-recruited chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on self-management capacity, quality of life and psychological morbidity: A randomised controlled trial; BMJ Open
Enantioselective bronchopulmonary pharmacokinetics of salbutamol in horses; 2016 ACVIM Forum
Enantioselective disposition of (R)-salmeterol and (S)-salmeterol in urine following inhaled dosing and application to doping control; Drug Testing and Analysis
Enantioselective disposition of (R,R)-formoterol, (S,S)-formoterol and their respective glucuronides in urine following single inhaled dosing and application to doping control; Drug Testing and Analysis
Encasement of bedding does not improve asthma in atopic adult asthmatics; International Archives of Allergy and Immunology
Engaging general practice nurses in chronic disease self-management support in Australia: insights from a controlled trial in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Australian Journal of Primary Health
Enhanced platelet activating factor receptor (PAFR) expression in smoker airways; European Respiratory Society, 2011 Annual Congress
Enhancing self-efficacy for self-management in people with cystic fibrosis; Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Entering a world of uncertainty: community nurses' engagement with information and communication technology; Computers, Informatics, Nursing
Eosinophils are relevant to pathogenesis in COPD; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) and non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): a mutual association with airway disease; Medical Oncology
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) airways is attenuated by inhaled corticosteroids (ICS); British Thoracic Society
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in large airways is attenuated by inhaled fluticasone propionate (FP) in COPD: a randomized controlled trial; The 8th International Young Investigators’ Meeting (YIM) on Airway Smooth Muscle and Fibroblast Biology
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in patients with chronic obstructive disease (COPD); The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in small airways of COPD patients; Thorax
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in small and large airways of smokers: potential role in both airway fibrosis and cancer; The 8th International Young Investigators’ Meeting (YIM) on Airway Smooth Muscle and Fibroblast Biology
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in the small and large airways of lung cancer patients undergoing thoracotomy; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, a Precursor for Epithelial Cancers: Understanding and Translation to Early Therapy; Annals of the American Thoracic Society
Epithelial mesenchymal transition in smokers: large versus small airways and relation to airflow obstruction; International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Epithelial to mesenchymal transition in cultured cells: a potential in vitro model of COPD; Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition as a fundamental underlying pathogenic process in COPD airways: fibrosis, remodeling and cancer; Expert Reviews in Respiratory Medicine
Epithelial–Mesenchymal Transition: A Necessary New Therapeutic Target in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease?; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Essential need for rethink of COPD airway pathology: implications for new drug approaches for prevention of lung cancer as well as small airway fibrosis; The International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Essential need for rethink of COPD airway pathology: implications for new drug approaches for prevention of lung cancer as well as small airway fibrosis; International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
European Community Respiratory Health Survey calibration project of dosimeter driving pressures; European Respiratory Journal
Evaluation of epithelial mesenchymal transition in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Respiratory Research
Evaluation of health-related quality of life in IPF: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Evidence of epithelial-mesenchymal transition in COPD?; The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting
Exhaled nitric oxide continues to reflect airway hyperresponsiveness and disease activity in inhaled corticosteroid-treated adult asthmatic patients; Respirology
Exposure reduction in mould allergic asthmatics; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Factors associated with a high rate of misclassification of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in primary care; General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
Factors associated with misdiagnosis of COPD in primary care; Primary Care Respiratory Journal
Factors influencing asthma remission: a longitudinal study from childhood to middle age; Thorax
Fatty acid levels and risk of asthma in young adults; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Fatty acid levels and risk of asthma in young adults; Thorax
Features of bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) in lung transplantation recipients (LTR) who later develop bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS); Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Fine particles and lung function in young adults; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Fine particles, respiratory systems and lung function in adults; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Flow dependence of anatomical dead space and relationship to spirometry in healthy subjects; Asian Pacific Society of Respirology
Flow dependence of anatomical dead space measured with new ultrasonic tachnology; TSANZ & ANZSRS Annual Scientific Meeting
Fluticasone priopionate decrease airway vascularity in asthma; Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Fluticasone propionate attenuates epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in COPD; Respirology, 17 (Supp 1)
Food and nutrient intakes and asthma risk in young adults; American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Free living physical activity in community-based patients with moderate or severe COPD assessed by accelerometer
Gastroesophageal reflux and antacid therapy in IPF: analysis from the Australia IPF Registry; BMC Pulmonary Medicine
Genetic risk factors for reduced lung diffusing capacity in middle aged and older adults; Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Genetic variations at activator protein-1 among patients with steroid-insensitive asthma; Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association Annual Conference Aus-CRS Symposium Hobart
Health-mentoring in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to reduce psychological morbidity; Respirology 17 (Suppl. 1)
Health-related quality of life in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: Data from the Australian IPF Registry; Respirology
Health-related quality of life of patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis; European Respiratory Review
Hormonal contraception increases risk of asthma among obese but decreases it among nonobese subjects: a prospective, population-based cohort study; ERJ Open Research
How have we been managing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Australia?; Internal Medicine Journal
How well do doctors know their patients with severe asthma?; American Journal of Respiratory Medicine
Hypertonic saline challenge predicts early onset bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome post-lung transplantation; Journal of Heart Lung Transplantation
Hypertonic saline challenge predicts early onset bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome post-lung transplantation
Hypertonic saline challenge predicts early onset bronchitis obliterans syndrome post-lung transplantation; Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Hypoxemia and hypercapnia during exercise and sleep in patients with cystic fibrosis; Chest
Hypoxia-inducible factor and bacterial infections in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Respirology
Identification of IL6R and chromosome 11q13.5 as risk loci for asthma; The Lancet
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: in need of focused and systematic management; Medical Journal of Australia
Immunology and Management of Interstitial Lung Diseases; Chapman & Hall Medical
Immunomodulatory agents for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis; Cochrane Review, Cochrane Library
Immunosuppressive and cytotoxic therapy for pulmonary sarcoidosis; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Immunosuppressive and cytotoxic therapy for pulmonary sarcoidosis; Cochrane Review, Cochrane Library
Immunosuppressive and cytotoxic therapy for pulmonary sarcoidosis; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Impaired TLCO following exercise is related to reduced lung capillary blood volume but is attenuated by an increase in the lung membrane diffusing capacity; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Impaired TLCO following exercise is related to reduced lung capillary blood volume but is attenuated by an increase in the lung membrane diffusion capacity; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Implications of the diagnostic criteria of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in clinical practice: analysis from the Australian Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Registry; Respirology
Importance of epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in COPD and asthma; Thorax
Improved spirometric detection of small airway narrowing: concavity in the expiratory flow–volume curve in people aged over 40 years; COPD: journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Improvement of Non-radioactive in situ Hybridization in Human Airway Tissues: Use of PCR-generated Templates for Synthesis of Probes and an Antibody Sandwich in Technique for Detection of Hybridization; Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry
Increased human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) DNA load in peripheral blood leukocytes after lung transplantation correlates with HCMV pneumonitis; Transplantation
Increased myofibroblasts in the small airways, and relationship to remodelling and functional changes in smokers and COPD patients: potential role of epithelial-mesenchymal transition; ERJ Open Research
Increased soluble CD14 in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of stable lung transplant recipients; European Respiratory Journal
Increased Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Receptors: Relationship to Angiogenesis in Asthma; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Increased vascular permeability precedes cellular inflammation as asthma control deteriorates ; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Induced sputum cysteinyl leukotriene concentration in asthma; 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Induction of epithelial to mesenchymal transition in a bronchial epithelial cell line; The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting
Inflammatory mediator profile in subjects with persistent asthma despite inhaled corticosteroids; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Information communication technology in cystic fibrosis support; hic2012 Health Informatics Building a Healthcare Future through Trusted Information
Inhaled corticosteroid normalizes some but not all airway vascular remodeling in COPD; International Journal of COPD
Inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) attenuate epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) - implications for lung cancer prophylaxis; Australian Lung Cancer Conference (ALCC)
Inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) attenuates epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in COPD: a key to understanding long term benefits; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
Inhaled corticosteroids and VEGF concentrations in asthmatic bronchoalveolar lavage fluid; British Thoracic Society Winter Meeting 2003
Inhaled corticosteroids in airway remodelling in COPD; Thorax
Inhaled corticosteroids is effective on only some aspects of bronchial vascular remodelling in COPD; Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Inhaled corticosteroids with combination inhaled long-actingbeta2-agonists and long-acting muscarinic antagonists for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Inhaled fluticasone propionate (FP) restores angiogenesis in the airway lamina propria of current smokers with COPD: a randomized controlled trial; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
Inhaled long acting beta agonists for stable chronic asthma; Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Inhaled short acting beta 2-agonist use in chronic ashtma: regular versus as needed treatment; Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Inhaled short acting beta2-agonist use in chronic asthma: Regular versus as needed treatment; Cochrane Review, Cochrane Library
Inhaled triamcinolone and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; New England Journal of medicine
Initial diagnosis and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Australia: views from the coal face; Internal Medicine Journal
Innate immune activation in neutrophilic asthma; Thorax
Inter-relationship between inflammation, reticular basement membrane thickening and bronchial hyper-reactivity to methacholine in asthma; a systematic bronchoalveolar lavage and airway biopsy analysis; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Interactions between psychosocial problems and management of asthma: who is at risk of dying?; Journal of Asthma
Interleukin-8, neutrophils and neutrophil activation in persistent asthma and the effects of therapy; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Intermediate filament vimentin and potential role in epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT); Vimentin Concepts and Molecular Mechanisms
International prevalences of reported food allergies and intolerances. Comparisons arising from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS) 1991-1994; European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Investigating the adverse respiratory effects of beta-blocker treatment: six years of prospective longitudinal data in a cohort with cardiac disease; Internal Medicine Journal
Iron overload and nitric oxide-derived oxidative stress folowing lung transplants; The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
Is childhood immunisation associated with atopic disease from age 7 to 32 years?; Thorax
Is childhood immunisation associated with atopic disease from age 7 to 32 years?; Thorax
Issues and experiences with technology supported development of patient self-efficacy and self-managed of chronic disease; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Job specific modules are useful tools in assessing occupational exposures: Results of the first Australian study of respiratory disease using job specific modules; Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Knowledge of abnormal spirometry increases motivation to quit smoking; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Lack of an 'asthma' sub-population in COPD patients with bronchodilation reversibility; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Lifetime risk factors for pre- and post-bronchodilator lung function decline: A population-based study; Annals of the American Thoracic Society
Limited (information only) patient education programs for adults with asthma; Cochrane Library Systematic Reviews
Local anaesthsia does not reduce the discomfort associated with arterial puncture when performed by trained laboratory personnel; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Long-acting β2-agonists in asthma: enantioselective safety studies are needed; Drug Safety
Long-acting beta2-agonists for chronic asthma in adults and children where background therapy contains varied or no inhaled corticosteroid ; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Long-acting beta2-agonists in asthma: an overview of Cochrane systematic reviews; Respiratory Medicine
Longitudinal Associations of Adiposity With Adult Lung Function in the Childhood Determinants of Adult Health (CDAH) Study ; Obesity
Longitudinal comparisons of lymphocytes and subtypes between airway wall and bronchoalveolar lavage after human lung transplantation; Transplantation
Managemant of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the twenty-first century; Internal Medicine Journal
Management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the twenty-first century; Internal Medicine Journal
Mast cells in COPD airways: relationship to bronchodilator responsiveness and angiogenesis; European Respiratory Journal
Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies ten loci influencing allergic sensitization; Nature Genetics
Method for validating absolute measurements of TLCO and VA; the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Mobile technology interventions for Asthma self-management: systematic review and meta-analysis; JMIR mHealth and uHealth
Montelukast pharmacogenetics in a clinical setting as an adjunct therapy among patients using corticosteroids; Medicines design to delivery
Mother's smoking and complex lung function of offspring in middle age: A cohort study from childhood; Respirology
Mould-sensitized adults have lower Th2 cytokines and a higher prevalence of asthma than those sensitized to other aeroallergens; Allergy
Mouldy houses influence symptoms of asthma among atopic individuals; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Nebulised morphine for severe interstitial lung disease; Cochrane Library Systematic Reviews
Nebuliser and pressure output from the Mefar dosimeter: results from ECRHS calibration project; Proceedings of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Nebulizer calibration using lithium chloride: an accurate reproducible and user-friendly method; European Respiratory Journal
Neutrophil numbers are decreased in bronchial biopsies from patients with COPD; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
NOx in exhaled breath condensate is related to allergic sensitization in young and middle‐aged adults; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Nocturnal symptoms perceived as asthma are associated with obstructive sleep apnoea risk, but not bronchial hyper-reactivity; Respirology
Non-pharmacological management of adult asthma in Australia: cross-sectional analysis of a population-based cohort study; Journal of Asthma
Non-steroid agents for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (Intervention Review); Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Nonpharmacological and pharmacological interventions to prevent or reduce airway remodelling; European Respiratory Journal
Nonpharmacological and pharmacological interventions to prevent or reduce airway remodelling
Normally suppressing CD40 coregulatory signals delivered by airway macrophages to TH2 lymphocytes are defective in patients with atopic asthma; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Novel insights into chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): an overview; EMJ Respiratory
Occupational exposure to pesticides are associated with fixed airflow obstruction in middle-age; Thorax
Occupational exposures and the development of new-onset asthma: a population-based cohort study from the ages of 13 to 44 years; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Occupational exposures to solvents and metals are associated with fixed airflow obstruction; Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health
Omalizumab for asthma in adults and children; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Oral corticosteroid for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Oral corticosteroids and immunosuppressives; Understanding asthma. A Management Companion
Oral corticosteroids for stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ; Cochrane Database Systemic Review
Oxidative stress and lipid-derived inflammatory mediators during acute exacerbations of cystic fibrosis; Respirology
Oxidative stress, leukotrienes and prostaglandin E2 in cystic fibrosis; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Participating in research: exploring participation and engagement in a study of self-management for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Qualitative Health Research
Pathways home: Comparing voluntary IT and non-IT users participating in a mentored self-management project; Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Patient anxiety and depression moderate the effects of increased self-management knowledge on physical activity: a secondary analysis of a randomised controlled trial on health-mentoring in COPD; COPD
Patients misclassified with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) have signifcant morbidity; 2010 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand and the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
PD20 to methacholine is predicted by airway inflammation and remodelling: a systemic, longitudinal, steroid intervention study of airway biopsy (ebb) and BAL parameters; 12th European Respiratory Journal Annual Congress
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; National Medicines Symposium 2010 medicines in peoples lives
Perceived feasibility of a community pharmacy-based asthma intervention: a qualitative follow-up study; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
Peripheral and central chemosensitivity to carbon dioxide is raised in central sleep apnea with heart failure; Proceedings of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Peripheral and central ventilatory responses in central sleep apnea with and without congestive heart failure; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Pharmacist-initiated general practitioner referral of patients with suboptimal asthma management; Pharmacy World and Science
Physical activity, lung function and quality of life in COPD; 46th Convention & Annual General Meeting of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Physical Activity,Spirometry and Quality -of-Life in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Platelet activating factor receptor (PAFR) expression increases in airways of current smokers; Respirology, 17 (Supp 1)
Platelet activating factor receptor (PAFr) expression is increased in airways of COPD patients but is not attenuated by inhaled corticosteroids; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
Platelet activating factor receptor: gateway for bacterial chronic airway infection in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and potential therapeutic target; Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine
Platelet-activating factor receptor (PAFr) is upregulated in small airways and alveoli of smokers and COPD patients; Respirology
Policy challenges from the 'White' Senate enquiry into work place-related health impacts of toxic dusts and nano-particles; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Health Policy
Political barriers to evidence-based tobacco control policy: Cronyism and cognitive dissonance, a Tasmanian case study; Evidence and Policy: a journal of research, debate and practice
Poor lung function and tonsillectomy in childhood are associated with mortality from age 18 to 44; Respiratory Medicine
Possible anti-inflammatory effect of salmeterol against interleukin-8 and neutrophil activation in asthma in vivo; European Respiratory Journal
Potential epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in the small airways of lung cancer patients; Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Potential Mechanisms of Microbial Pathogens in Idiopathic Interstitial Lung Disease; Chest
Prediction equations for single breath diffusing capacity (DLCO) in a middle aged caucasian population; Thorax
Predictions of asthma in middle age: a longitudinal study over 35 years; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Prescribing for COPD in general practice; 46th Convention & Annual General Meeting of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Preterm birth and low birth weight continue to increase the risk of asthma from age 7 to 43; Journal of Asthma
Prevalence of airflow obstruction and reduced forced vital capacity in an Aboriginal Australian population: The cross-sectional BOLD study; Respirology
Prevalence of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in middle aged and older adults; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Prevalence of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in middle aged and older adults; 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Prevalence of food allergies in young adults and their relationship to asthma, nasal allergies, and eczema; Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
Prevalence of respiratory symptoms related to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma among middle aged and older adults; Respirology
Profiling cellular and inflammatory changes in the airway wall of mild to moderate COPD; Respirology
Prospective outcomes in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease presenting to hospital: a generalisable clinical audit; Internal medicine journal
Prostacyclin for pulmonary hypertension; Cochrane Review, Cochrane Library
Prostacyclin for pulmonary hypertension; Cochrane Library Systematic Reviews
Prostacyclin for pulmonary hypertension in adults; Cochrane Database Systemic Review
Publication of complex dataset; Thorax
Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis; Immunology and Management of Interstitial Lung Diseases
Pulmonary rehabilitation following exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (Review); Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Recent advance in understanding inflammation and remodelling in the airways in COPD
Recent trends in pirfenidone and nintedanib utilisation for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in Australia; Australian Health Review
Reduced airway distensibility, fixed airflow limitation and airway remodelling in asthma; the British Thoracic Society
Reduced airway distensibility, fixed airflow limitation and airway wall remodelling in asthma; 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Reduced Airway Distensibility, Fixed Airflow Limitation, and Airway Wall Remodeling in Asthma; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Regular treatment with long acting beta agonists versus daily regular treatment with short acting beta agonists in adults and children with stable asthma; Cochrane Library Systematic Reviews
Relationship between sputum and BAL cell profiles and lung function in COPD; British Thoracic Society Winter Meeting 2003
Relevance of the hygiene hypothesis to early vs. late onset allergic rhinitis; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Repeat exercise magnifies the post-exercise fall in capillary blood volume but does not effect TLCO because of a compensatory increase in membrane diffusing capacity; The Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Reported adverse food reactions overestimate true food allergy in the community; European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Residential characteristics predict changes in DER P1, FEL D1, ergosterol and fungal propagules over time; 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Respiratory function in lambs after in utero treatment of lung hypoplasia by tracheal obstruction; Journal of Applied Physiology
Respiratory symptoms and illness in older Australians: the Burden of Obstructive Lung Disease (BOLD) study; Medical Journal of Australia
Response to: ‘Occupational asthma contribution to phenotyping adult asthma by using age-of-asthma onset clustering’; Expert review of respiratory medicine
Reticular basement membrane fragmentation and potential epithelial mesenchymal transition is exaggerated in the airways of smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ; Respirology
Reticular basement membrane vessels are increased in COPD bronchial mucosa by both factor VIII and collagen IV immunostaining and are hyperpermeable; Journal of Allergy
Role of corticosteroids in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Corticosteroids and Steroid Therapy: New Research
Role of epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Respiratory Research
Salmeterol undergoes enantioselective bronchopulmonary distribution with receptor localisation a likely determinant of duration of action; Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis
Sections on 'Cough', 'COPD', Interstitial Lung Diseases' and 'Drugs used in Lung Transplantation'; Therapeutic Guidelines - Respiratory
Self-management education and regular practitioner review for adults with asthma; Cochrane Review, Cochrane Library
Self-management education and regular practitioner review for adults with asthma; Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
Self-management education for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Cochrane Review, Cochrane Library
Self-management education for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Serum salbutamol enantiomer levels and extra pulmonary effects during disease exacerbation of COPD; Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association Annual Conference
Smoking cessation but not inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) can increase histone deacetylase 2 (HDAC2)] in COPD ; The European Respiratory Journal
Smoking has potential to initiate basement membrane disruption and epithelial mesenchymal transition in COPD ; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
Smoking has potential to initiate epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in the airway mucosa
Some foods, but not nutrients, alter the risk of current asthma in young adults; 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Spirometry by visiting nurses in general practice increases testing in patients at risk of COPD; 2006 Annual Scientific Meetings of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand & the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Sputum and BAL cell patterns, lung function & COPD; Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
SULT 1A3 single-nucleotide polymorphism and the single dose pharmacokinetics of inhaled salbutamol enantiomers: Are some athletes at risk of higher urine levels?; Drug testing and analysis
SULT1A3 Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs) and their effect on Salbutamol Enantiomer Pharmacokinetics; Medicines design to delivery
Supporting cystic fibrosis with ICT; Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Supporting health behaviour change in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with telephone health-mentoring: insights from a qualitative study; BMC Family Practice
Systemic corticosteroids for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Systemic corticosteroids for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (Review); Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Systemic corticosteroids in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: An overview of Cochrane systematic reviews; Respiratory Medicine
Talking Point: Tobacco, food and alcohol lobbies dictate
Target oxygen saturation range: 92-96% versus 94-98%; Respirology
TB meets COPD: An emerging global co-morbidity in human lung disease; Tuberculosis
Telephone delivered health mentoring for people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease (COPD) in Tasmania is feasible and effective in supporting adoption of positive health behaviour changes; 2011 Primary Health Care Research Conference. Inspirations, collaborations, solutions
Telephone delivered health mentoring for people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in Tasmania is feasible and effective in supporting adoption of positive health behaviour changes; Primary Health Care Research Conference
Temporal upregulation of host surface receptors provides a window of opportunity for bacterial adhesion and disease; Microbiology
The Association of Long-Term Traffic-Related Air Pollution Exposure with Asthma and Poor Lung Function in Middle Age; Respirology
The diagnosis and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in two Tasmanian general practices; International Primary Care Respiratory Group Second World Conference
The Dose-Response Association between Nitrogen Dioxide Exposure and Serum Interleukin-6 Concentrations; International Journal of Molecular Sciences
The Dynamics and Associations of Airway Neutrophilia Post Lung Transplantation; American Journal of Transplantation
The effect of bronchodilators on airway distensibility in asthma and its relationship to residual airflow limitation; The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
The effect of physiologic and mechanical aging on the performance of peak flowmeters; Chest
The effect of season on cytokine expression in multiple sclerosis and healthy subjects; Journal of Neuroimmunology
The impact of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis on health state utility values: evidence from Australia; Quality of Life Research
The impact of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis on health state utility values: evidence from Australia
The independent and combined effects of lifetime smoke exposures and asthma as they relate to COPD; Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine
The interplay between the effects of lifetime asthma, smoking, and atopy on fixed airflow obstruction in middle age; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
The main rhinovirus respiratory tract adhesion site (ICAM-1) is upregulated in smokers and patients with chronic airflow limitation (CAL); Respiratory research
The relationships between patients' related variables in asthma: Implications for asthma management; Respirology
The rising prevalence of asthma in young Melbourne adults is associated with improvement in treatment; Annals of Allergy Asthma & Immunology
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; National Medicines Symposium 2010 medicines in people’s lives
The sustainability of a community pharmacy intervention to improve the quality use of asthma medication; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
The use of pharmacy medication records to prompt GP referral of patients with suboptimal asthma management; Australian Asthma Conference 208
The use of spirometry by general practitioners for the diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); 2004 General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
The usefulness of competitive PCR: airway gene expression of IL-5, IL-4, IL-4[delta]2, IL-2, and IFN[gamma] in asthma. (Statistical Data Included); Thorax
Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting 2021; Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting 2021
Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand oxygen guidelines for acute oxygen use in adults: ‘Swimming between the flags’; Respirology
Time to death, airway wall inflammation and remodelling in fatal asthma; European Respiratory Journal
To the editor: Advanced Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer; New England Journal of Medicine
Tobacco-free generation legislation; Medical Journal of Australia
Tolerance and rebound with zafirlukast in patients with persistant asthma; Journal of Negative Results in BioMedicine
Tracing 8,600 participants 36 years after recruitment at age seven for the Tasmanian Asthma Study; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
Traffic-related air pollution exposure is associated with allergic sensitization, asthma, and poor lung function in middle age; Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Transforming clinical practice amongst community nurses: mentoring for COPD patient self-management; Journal of Clinical Nursing
Transforming growth factor (TGF) β1 and Smad signalling pathways: A likely key to EMT-associated COPD pathogenesis; Respirology
Transforming growth factor - beta 1 (TGF-β 1) expression is related to reticular basement membrane (Rbm) hypervascularity in smokers and COPD; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
Treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in middle aged and older adults; 2002 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Trends in hospital admissions and mortality from asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Australia; Medical Journal of Australia
Twelve months treatment with fluticasone proprionate reduces bronchial hyper-responsiveness but does not affect airway distensibility; World Lung Health Congress and European Respiratory Society Congress
Under-diagnosis of Chronic obstructive Pulmonary Disease: a qualitative study in primary care; Respiratory Medicine
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; Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association Conference
Understanding medication persistence in patients with COPD; National Medicines Symposium 2010
Unravelling the Buteyko effect; Medical Journal of Australia
Unravelling the Buteyko effect. Editorial; Medical Journal of Australia
Uptake and effectiveness of a community pharmacy intervention programme to improve asthma management; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics,
Value of daily symptom monitoring for prediction of severe exacerbations of COPD
Variability in the driving pressures of MefarTM Dosimeters may confound PD20 comparisons between different ECRHS centres; 2001 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Australia & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Variability in the driving pressures of Mefarä dosimeters may confound PD20 comparisons between different ECRHS centres; the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science
Vascular and basement membrane remodelling in smokers and COPD; European Respiratory Journal
Vascular remodelling in asthma
Vessel-associated transforming growth factor-beta1 (TGF-β 1) is increased in the bronchial reticular basement membrane in COPD and normal smokers; PLoS One
Vessel-associated transforming growth factor-Beta1 (TGF-β1) expression is increased in COPD airway; Respirology, 17 (Supp 1)
What is evidence-based medicine and the role of the systematic review: the revolution coming your way
Wheeze not current asthma affects quality of life in young adults with asthma; Thorax
Wheezing not current asthma adversely affects quality of life; Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
Who remembers whether they had asthma as children?; Journal of Asthma
Written action plans in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease increase appropriate treatment for acute exacerbations; Respirology
Zafirlukast in persistent asthma: Evidence for tolerance on treatment and rebound on cessation; 2003 Annual Scientific Meeting of The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
â2-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms are associated with asthma and COPD in adults; Journal of Human Genetics
ß-Actin and GAPDH housekeeping gene expression in asthmatic airways is variable and not suitable for normalising mRNA levels; Thorax

Research Projects

A comprehensive self-management programme for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the community; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
A Program of Investigations into the Immunopathology of Asthma; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Ageing lungs in European cohorts; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Association between bush fire-smoke/wood-smoke and hospital usage in Tasmania; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Australasian Airways Satellite: Satellites of Cochrane Review Groups (SCRGs) NHMRC funding round 6; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Australian IPF Registry State Coordinator (Tas); Lung Foundation Australia (LFAus)
Breathe Well: a Centre for Research Excellence in chronic respiratory diseases and lung ageing; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Building on Success: The Sustainability and National Feasibility of a Community Pharmacy Intervention to Improve the Management of Asthma; Asthma Foundations of Australia (ASMFA)
Can we make breathing easier while ageing?; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Centre of Research Excellence in Pulmonary Fibrosis; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Study (COPD); GlaxoSmithKline Australia (GSKA)
Circulatory biomarkers for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: improving patient outcomes; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Clinical Redesign of respiratory pathways in residential aged care; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Clinical research equipment to accelerate research outputs in molecular and genetic studies; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Data Mining of Community Pharmacy Dispensing Records as a Means to Identify and Educate Patients with Suboptimal Management of Asthma; Asthma Foundations of Australia (ASMFA)
Development of an Australian Cochrane Airways Network; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Enantioselective pharmacokinetics of formoterol and application to doping control; World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)
Enantioselective pharmacokinetics of salbutamol and application to doping control; World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)
Epidemiology of middle-age BHR: a prospective study from childhood to middle age; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Epidemiology of middle-age BHR: prospective study from childhood to middle-age; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in the lungs and airways in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF); Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in the lungs of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer undergoing thoracotomy: role in both airway fibrosis and lung cancer; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Establishment of a Confocal/multiphoton Microscope for Imaging of Living Systems; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Evaluation of new therapeutic targets in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF): insights from Australian IPF registry tissue analysis; Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
Flow cytometer and ancillary assay kits; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Genetic epidemiology of chronic respiratory diseases from childhood to adulthood: A prospective study of sibships; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Identification of Progressive Disease in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis ; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Image Analyser; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Investigating enantioselectivity of terbutaline and the application to doping control; World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)
Investigation of airway inflammation in COPD; GlaxoSmithKline Australia (GSKA)
Investigation of Pathophysiological Processes Underlying Clinical Variations in Smoking-related COPD; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Low-yield Cigarettes and Diminution Of Small Airways Lung Function In Long-term Smokers; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Managing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Together: Participant-CENTREd Continuum of Care; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Managing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Together: Participant-CENTREd Continuum of Care; Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania (DHHS)
Occupational and Environmental Exposures Associated with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis in Australia; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Optimising Respiratory Care in Dementia (ORCID): an educational program for carers; Dementia Collaborative Research Centre (DCRC)
Partnership with the Australian Lung Foundation for Lung Cancer PhD Scholarship; Lung Foundation Australia (LFAus)
Pathophysiological Correlates in Smokers and Smoking Related Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Pathways Home II Feasibility: COPD Case Management in Primary Care; Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania (DHHS)
Pathways Home Programme - Chronic Respiratory Diseases - Stage 1; Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania (DHHS)
Pharmacy Dispensing Records to Identify and Educate Patients with Suboptimal Asthma Management; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Practitioner Fellowship; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Risk factors for BHR in middle age: a prospective study from childhood to middle age among northern Tasmanians; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Risk Factors for Chronic Respiratory Diseases in Middle Age: 35 Year Follow-Up of the Tasmanian Asthma Study; Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
Risk Factors for Chronic Respiratory Diseases in Middle Age: 36 Year Follow-up of the Tasmanian Asthma Study; GlaxoSmithKline Australia (GSKA)
Risk Factors for Chronic Respiratory Diseases in Middle Age: 36 Year Follow-up of the Tasmanian Asthma Study; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Scarring and angiogenesis in the airway wall in smoking and COPD: links between inflammation and remodelling; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Sentinel Pathological Events Occurring in the Airways in the Early Stage of Asthma Deterioration; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Shandon Cytopsin 4 Cytocentrifuge; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Short versus Conventional Course of Oral Corticosteroid for Acute Exacerbations of COPD. A Randomised Controlled Trial. ; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Spectramax M2 Multimode ELISA Plate Reader with Softmax Pro Software; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Stage 1: 35 year follow up of the Tasmanian Asthma Study: A Unique Collaborative Opportunity; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Studies into Airway Inflammation in Asthma, COPD and BOS; GlaxoSmithKline Australia (GSKA)
Switching genes on in immune cells: how does basal chromatin structure predict cytokine gene responses?; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Tasmanian Asthma Study; Asthma Foundation of Tasmania (AFOT)
Tasmanian community network of mentors and smart information technology solutions (SITS) for families affects by cystic fibrosis; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
The Concave Pattern of the Flow-Volume Curve; Lung Foundation Australia (LFAus)
The epidemiology of middle-age lung health: a Tasmanian (TAHS) prospective study from childhood to adulthood (1968 - 2010); Australian Lung Foundation (ALF)
The epidemiology of middle-age lung health: a Tasmanian (TAHS) prospective study from childhood to adulthood (1968-2010); Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
The Relationship between Air Pollution and health Outcomes in the Launceston Region over a Decade 1992-2002; Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
The Role of Mast Cells in Smoking Related Airway Disease; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
What perinatal risk factors are associated with impaired lung function in children at the age of 6 to 8 years?; Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
Whether 3-day course of systematic corticosteroids is as effective as 14-day course in the treatment of acute exacerbations of COPD; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Donation for clinical research - infrastructure
Identifying the Underlying Genetic Drivers of IPF using Complementary Approaches
Protocol No. EL110006 - A 12 week...GS842470 4mg.....COPD
Supporting respiratory research
Systematic reviews in Asthma
The effect of currently used COPD pharmacological agents on Platelet Activating Factor re-ceptor (PAFr) expression in human epithelial cell culture systems from smokers and COPD
Inflammation and growth factors in predicting chronic lung transplant rejection (BOS)
Risk factors for asthma, chronic bronchitis and emphysema in older adults
The relationship between airborne particle exposure, incident respiratory symptoms and decline in lung function

Research Candidate Supervision

A comprehensive assessment of means available to study early remodelling changes in smokers` airways
A Mixed-methods Investigation of Attitudes to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in General Practice and the Utility of Spirometry for Improving its Recognition and Management
Airway Inflammation in Smokers- Response to Quitting
Airway Remodelling in Smokers With or Without Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and the Effects of Inhaled Corticosteroids in Remodelling in COPD
An Exploration of Shift-to-shift Clinical Handover and Clinical Handover Improvement Using a User-centred Approach at the Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmania, Australia
Drivers of Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition (EMT) in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Epithelial Activation in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Hidden in Plain Sight- Personal Health Records and the Invisibility Cloak of Disadvantage
Immuno-pathology/Immunology of Airway Diseases
Improving the Management of Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Inflammatory changes in airways and the role of Corticosteroids in smoking induced airway diseases
Longitudinal Study of Multiple Sclerosis in Southern Tasmania- Description of Cohort and Impact of Demographic, Disease, Individual and Lifestyle Factors on Clinical Multiple Sclerosis Disability and Progression
Lung Function and Cardiovascular Risk in Young Adults
Mechanisms and Drivers of Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition in COPD
Physiological consequences of epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Smoking-related Airway Inflammation and Corticosteroid Responsiveness in Smoking-related COPD
The Physiological Benefits of Anthocyanins as a Functional Food
The Short and Longer Term Implications of Beta-Blocker Use in Cardiology Patients with Airways Disease
Tobacco control and public policy in Tasmania- Barriers to implementation of an evidence based approach