B J Smith

Summary

Affiliation: South Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Asthma and chronic obstructive airway diseases are associated with osteoporosis and fractures: a literature review
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia
    Respirology 4:101-9. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of a respiratory home nurse intervention in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, SA
    Aust N Z J Med 29:718-25. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of alendronate in airways disease and low bone mineral density
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 1:131-7. 2004
  4. pmc Factors associated with hospital admissions and repeat emergency department visits for adults with asthma
    R J Adams
    Department of Medicine, The University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia
    Thorax 55:566-73. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact on readmission rates and mortality of a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease inpatient management guideline
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 1:17-28. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of the physician's participatory style in asthma outcomes and patient satisfaction
    R J Adams
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 86:263-71. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Validity of a modified version of the Marks Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire
    R J Adams
    Department of Medicine, The University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, South Australia
    J Asthma 37:131-43. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Industry, air quality, cigarette smoke and rates of respiratory illness in Port Adelaide
    L S Pilotto
    Clinical Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:657-60. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Barriers to success for an evidence-based guideline for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 2:121-31. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis screening in people with airways disease
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 2:5-12. 2005

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Asthma and chronic obstructive airway diseases are associated with osteoporosis and fractures: a literature review
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia
    Respirology 4:101-9. 1999
    ..The evidence of the association between osteoporosis and inhaled corticosteroids is much more limited than for oral corticosteroids. Bisphosphonates are promising agents to maintain and/or promote bone mass in this patient group...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of a respiratory home nurse intervention in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, SA
    Aust N Z J Med 29:718-25. 1999
    ..With the increasing interest in outreach care programmes it is important to evaluate their impact upon patients and health services, for conditions such as COPD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of alendronate in airways disease and low bone mineral density
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 1:131-7. 2004
    ..Our aim was to identify patients with low bone mineral density (BMD) using a screening program, and then evaluate the benefit of daily alendronate...
  4. pmc Factors associated with hospital admissions and repeat emergency department visits for adults with asthma
    R J Adams
    Department of Medicine, The University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia
    Thorax 55:566-73. 2000
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  5. ncbi request reprint Impact on readmission rates and mortality of a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease inpatient management guideline
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 1:17-28. 2004
    ..We aimed to optimally develop, implement, and evaluate a multidisciplinary COPD inpatient management 'ACCORD' guideline, including prompts for comprehensive day one assessments through to a discharge criteria checklist...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of the physician's participatory style in asthma outcomes and patient satisfaction
    R J Adams
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 86:263-71. 2001
    ..To identify factors associated with asthma patients' perceptions of the propensity of pulmonologists to involve them in treatment decision-making, and its association with asthma outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validity of a modified version of the Marks Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire
    R J Adams
    Department of Medicine, The University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, South Australia
    J Asthma 37:131-43. 2000
    ..58) and repeated emergency department visits (OR = 0.47). The MAQLQ-M is a highly valid measure of asthma-related quality of life...
  8. ncbi request reprint Industry, air quality, cigarette smoke and rates of respiratory illness in Port Adelaide
    L S Pilotto
    Clinical Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:657-60. 1999
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  9. ncbi request reprint Barriers to success for an evidence-based guideline for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 2:121-31. 2005
    ..To evaluate 1) barriers to clinical guideline use and 2) the relationship between guideline use and inpatient outcomes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis screening in people with airways disease
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 2:5-12. 2005
    ..3 and 91.7%, and 67.2% were correctly classified. In conclusions, our model has acceptable sensitivity, although limited specificity. Use of this tool may reduce unnecessary referrals for bone mineral density measurement...
  11. pmc Attitudes and barriers to incident reporting: a collaborative hospital study
    S M Evans
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:39-43. 2006
    ..To assess awareness and use of the current incident reporting system and to identify factors inhibiting reporting of incidents in hospitals...
  12. pmc Patient preferences for autonomy in decision making in asthma management
    R J Adams
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia 5011, Australia
    Thorax 56:126-32. 2001
    ..This has implications for asthma action plans and design of self-management programmes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Eformoterol n-of-1 trials in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease poorly reversible to salbutamol
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 1:63-9. 2004
    ..We aimed to evaluate 1) effects of eformoterol in such patients using a 'n-of-1' double crossover study design, and 2) aggregate data as a double-blind, double crossover randomized control trial...
  14. ncbi request reprint Systemic bone loss and induction of coronary vessel disease in a rat model of chronic inflammation
    B J Smith
    Department of Surgery, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Bone 38:378-86. 2006
    ..Utilization of a LPS time-release pellet appears to provide an in vivo model of chronic inflammation-induced bone loss and a potentially novel system to study concurrent development of osteopenia and vascular disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Soy isoflavones may protect against orchidectomy-induced bone loss in aged male rats
    D A Khalil
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 76:56-62. 2005
    ..We conclude that isoflavones exert modest beneficial effects on the male skeleton whether provided with casein or a soy protein...
  16. ncbi request reprint Systematic assessment of clinical practice guidelines for the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    B J Smith
    Clinical Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, SA, Australia
    Respir Med 97:37-45. 2003
    ..To systematically evaluate the quality of the development of guidelines for the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cost comparison of at-home treatment of deep venous thrombosis with low molecular weight heparin to inpatient treatment with unfractionated heparin
    B J Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 32:29-34. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint Providing patients with reviews of evidence about COPD treatments: a controlled trial of outcomes
    M Harris
    Department of Medicine, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Chron Respir Dis 3:133-40. 2006
    ..Further research is required to identify those patients most likely to use manuals such as the one reported here, and how to make patient mediated interventions more effective for a greater proportion of the target population...
  19. pmc Reliability and validity of a brief physical activity assessment for use by family doctors
    A L Marshall
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:294-7; discussion 294-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the reliability and validity of a brief physical activity assessment tool suitable for doctors to use to identify inactive patients in the primary care setting...
  20. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E provides protection for bone in mature hindlimb unloaded male rats
    B J Smith
    Department of Surgery, Research University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, O Donoghue Research Building, Room 335, 1122 N E 13th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73117, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 76:272-9. 2005
    ..Our findings suggest that vitamin E supplementation provides modest bone protective effects during skeletal unloading...
  21. ncbi request reprint Promotion of physical activity in primary health care: update of the evidence on interventions
    B J Smith
    School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 7:67-73. 2004
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  22. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of seizure clusters and status epilepticus during inpatient video-EEG monitoring
    A B Rose
    Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 60:975-8. 2003
    ..To investigate the occurrence of status epilepticus and seizure clusters, and the duration until first seizure at epilepsy monitoring units in the United States...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dried plum prevents bone loss in a male osteoporosis model via IGF-I and the RANK pathway
    M Franklin
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Environmental Science, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Bone 39:1331-42. 2006
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