GP Research Review Issue 139:

Assoc Professor Jim Reid

3 December, 2018

Includes a review on the effect on COPD patients using theophylline

Respiratory Research Review 149 - COPD:

Professor Lutz Beckert

1 August, 2018

Respiratory research review with a focus on COPD

Respiratory Research Review Issue 148:

Professor Lutz Beckert

6 June, 2018

Respiratory research review featuring research on obstructive sleep apnoea.

GP Research Review 132:

Assoc Professor Jim Reid

16 May, 2018

Includes research review on Quadruple ICS dose to reduce asthma episodes.

Respiratory Research Review Issue 143:

Professor Lutz Beckert

9 February, 2018

Research Review with a focus on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Research Review - Managing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in general practice:

9 November, 2016

This publication discusses the diagnosis and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and presents the full range of treatments available for this condition in New Zealand.

Pulmonary rehabilitation for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): a grounded theory investigation:

Levack, W.

9 March, 2016

PR has been shown to improve physical function, improve quality of life, and reduce hospital readmission rates in people with COPD. However, less than 1% of the approximately 275,000 people with COPD in NZ attend PR each year.

Health, happiness and community:

McNaughton, A

5 November, 2015

The Sing Your Lungs Out study has looked at the impact that participation in a community singing group has on the respiratory function and health of patients with COPD. Presented to the Respiratory Conference New Zealand in November 2015

The impact of respiratory disease in New Zealand: 2014 update:

Telfar Barnard, L., Baker, M., Pierse, N., & Zhang, J.

4 April, 2015

This report covers six respiratory disease indicators: asthma, bronchiectasis, childhood bronchiolitis and pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and total respiratory disease.

Challenges for Tokelau families with family members with asthma or COPD in maintaining a healthy environment:

Pene, G.

26 August, 2013

We spend more than 75% of our time indoors, so keeping the houses of people with asthma and COPD warm and dry is crucial for maintaining their health.