Publications by members of the centre

  • Lack of asthma and rhinitis control in general practitioner-managed patients prescribed fixed-dose combination therapy in Australia

    Bosnic-Anticevich S, Kritikos V, Carter V, Yan KY, Armour C, Ryan D, Price D.

    J Asthma. 2018 Jun;55(6):684-694. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2017.1353611. Epub 2017 Sep 8. PubMed PMID: 28886264

  • Understanding Patient’s Perceptions of Asthma Control: A Qualitative Study

    Bidad N, Barnes N, Griffiths C, Horne R.

    Eur Respir J. 2018 May 17. pii: 1701346. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01346-2017. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29773688

  • Differences in Reporting the Ragweed Pollen Season Using Google Trends across 15 Countries

    Bousquet J, Agache I, Berger U, Bergmann KC, Besancenot JP, Bousquet PJ, Casale T, d'Amato G, Kaidashev I, Khaitov M, Mösges R, Nekam K, Onorato GL, Plavec D, Sheikh A, Thibaudon M, Vautard R, Zidarn M.

    Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2018 May 9:1-8. doi: 10.1159/000488391. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29742519.

  • Asthma Breathomics and Biomedium Consideration

    Peel AM, Loke YK, Wilson AM.

    Chest. 2018 May;153(5):1283. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2018.02.029. PubMed PMID:


  • Vitamin D in Asthma: Mechanisms of Action and Considerations for Clinical Trials

    Pfeffer PE, Hawrylowicz CM.

    Chest. 2018 May;153(5):1229-1239. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2017.09.005. Epub 2017 Sep 18. Review. PubMed PMID: 28923762.


  • Improving the Quality of Primary Care by Optimizing Implementation Research Reporting.

    Grandes G, Pinnock H, Bazemore A, Meissner P; StaRI Group.

    J Am Board Fam Med. 2018 May-Jun;31(3):484-487. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2018.03.170195.

    PubMed PMID: 29743231.

  • Assessment of health care, hospital admissions, and mortality by ethnicity: population-based cohort study of health-system performance in Scotland

    Katikireddi SV, Cezard G, Bhopal RS, Williams L, Douglas A, Millard A, Steiner M, Buchanan D, Sheikh A, Gruer L.

    Lancet Public Health. 2018 May;3(5):e226-e236. doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(18)30068-9. Epub 2018 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 29685729; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5937910.

  • Open-label, cluster randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of a brief letter from a GP on unscheduled medical contacts associated with the start of the school year: the PLEASANT trial.

    Julious SA, Horspool MJ, Davis S, Franklin M, Smithson WH, Norman P, Simpson RM, Elphick H, Bortolami O, Cooper C.

    BMJ Open. 2018 Apr 20;8(4):e017367. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017367. PubMed PMID:

    29678962; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5914776.

  • Local action on outdoor air pollution to improve public health

    Vardoulakis S, Kettle R, Cosford P, Lincoln P, Holgate S, Grigg J, Kelly F, Pencheon D.

    Int J Public Health. 2018 Apr 20. doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1104-8. [Epub ahead of print]

    Review. PubMed PMID: 29679104.

  • Age and gender associations with systemic corticosteroid-induced morbidity in asthma

    Barry LE, O'Neill C, Patterson C, Sweeney J, Price D, Heaney LG.

    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Apr 20. pii: S2213-2198(18)30279-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2018.04.008. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29684579.

  • Use of cleaner-burning biomass stoves and airway macrophage black carbon in Malawian women

    Whitehouse AL, Miyashita L, Liu NM, Lesosky M, Flitz G, Ndamala C, Balmes JR, Gordon SB, Mortimer K, Grigg J.

    Sci Total Environ. 2018 Apr 17;635:405-411. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.125. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29677666.

  • The use of electronic alerts in primary care computer systems to identify the excessive prescription of short-acting beta(2)-agonists for people with asthma: a systematic review.

    McKibben S, De Simoni A, Bush A, Thomas M, Griffiths C. 
    NPJ Prim Care Respir Med. 2018 Apr 16;28(1):14. doi: 10.1038/s41533-018-0080-z. Review. PubMed PMID: 29662064.

  • Air Pollution and Respiratory Infection - An Emerging and Troubling Association.

    Grigg J. 
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Apr 13. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201804-0614ED. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29652172.

  • Relationship of inhaled corticosteroid adherence to asthma exacerbations in patients with moderate to severe asthma.

    Papi A, Ryan D, Soriano JB, Chrystyn H, Bjermer L, Rodríguez-Roisin R, Dolovich MB, Harris M, Wood L, Batsiou M, Thornhill SI, Price DB. 
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Apr 5. pii: S2213-2198(18)30266-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2018.03.008. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29627457.

  • Tobacco control policies in relation to child health and perinatal health outcomes.

    Been JV, Sheikh A. 
    Arch Dis Child. 2018 Apr 3. pii: archdischild-2017-313680. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2017-313680. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29615392.

  • Prenatal maternal psychosocial stress and offspring's asthma and allergic disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

    Flanigan C, Sheikh A, DunnGalvin A, Brew BK, Almqvist C, Nwaru BI. 
    Clin Exp Allergy. 2018 Apr;48(4):403-414. doi: 10.1111/cea.13091. Epub 2018 Feb 8. PubMed PMID: 29331049.

  • Development of allergic sensitization and its relevance to paediatric asthma.

    Oksel C, Custovic A. 
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Apr;18(2):109-116. doi: 10.1097/ACI.0000000000000430. PubMed PMID: 29389732.

  • Endogenous and exogenous sex steroid hormones in asthma and allergy in females: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

    McCleary N, Nwaru BI, Nurmatov UB, Critchley H, Sheikh A. 
    J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Apr;141(4):1510-1513.e8. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2017.11.034. Epub 2018 Jan 2. PubMed PMID: 29305316; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5883329.

  • Toll-like receptor 3 blockade in rhinovirus-induced experimental asthma exacerbations: A randomized controlled study.

    Silkoff PE, Flavin S, Gordon R, Loza MJ, Sterk PJ, Lutter R, Diamant Z, Turner RB, Lipworth BJ, Proud D, Singh D, Eich A, Backer V, Gern JE, Herzmann C, Halperin SA, Mensinga TT, Del Vecchio AM, Branigan P, San Mateo L, Baribaud F, Barnathan ES, Johnston SL. 
    J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Apr;141(4):1220-1230. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2017.06.027. Epub 2017 Jul 20. PubMed PMID: 28734844.

  • Hypocapnia correction as a working mechanism for breathing retraining in asthma - Authors' reply.

    Thomas M, Ainsworth B, Bruton A. 
    Lancet Respir Med. 2018 Apr;6(4):e15. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(18)30068-7. PubMed PMID: 29595515.

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