B G Toelle

Summary

Affiliation: Woolcock Institute of Medical Research
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exasperations" of asthma: a qualitative study of patient language about worsening asthma
    Stephen D Vincent
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:451-4. 2006
  2. pmc Prevalence of asthma and allergy in schoolchildren in Belmont, Australia: three cross sectional surveys over 20 years
    Brett G Toelle
    University of Sydney, Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Box M77 Missenden Road Post Office, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMJ 328:386-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood factors that predict asthma in young adulthood
    B G Toelle
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eur Respir J 23:66-70. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Lung function growth and its relation to airway hyperresponsiveness and recent wheeze. Results from a longitudinal population study
    W Xuan
    Department of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1820-4. 2000
  5. pmc Effects of gas and other fume emitting heaters on the development of asthma during childhood
    L L Phoa
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Australia
    Thorax 59:741-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Subject discomfort associated with the histamine challenge in a population study
    B G Toelle
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Sydney, Australia
    Respir Med 96:990-2. 2002
  7. pmc Risk factors for onset and remission of atopy, wheeze, and airway hyperresponsiveness
    W Xuan
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, University of Sydney, P O Box M77, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Thorax 57:104-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a paper disposable cup as a spacer is effective for the first-aid management of asthma
    B W Willemse
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Respir Med 97:86-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Repeatability of peak nasal inspiratory flow measurements and utility for assessing the severity of rhinitis
    R Starling-Schwanz
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Allergy 60:795-800. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Particulate masks and non-powdered gloves reduce latex allergen inhaled by healthcare workers
    T Z Mitakakis
    Cooperative Research Centre for Ashma, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Exp Allergy 32:1166-9. 2002

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Exasperations" of asthma: a qualitative study of patient language about worsening asthma
    Stephen D Vincent
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:451-4. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Prevalence of asthma and allergy in schoolchildren in Belmont, Australia: three cross sectional surveys over 20 years
    Brett G Toelle
    University of Sydney, Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Box M77 Missenden Road Post Office, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMJ 328:386-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood factors that predict asthma in young adulthood
    B G Toelle
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eur Respir J 23:66-70. 2004
    ..Cumulative likelihood ratios are more valuable than odds ratios for quantifying risk in individuals and for identifying people with most to gain from preventive interventions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lung function growth and its relation to airway hyperresponsiveness and recent wheeze. Results from a longitudinal population study
    W Xuan
    Department of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1820-4. 2000
    ..We conclude that lung function continues to grow after the cessation of height growth and that growth in FEV(1) is reduced in subjects with AHR and/or recent wheeze...
  5. pmc Effects of gas and other fume emitting heaters on the development of asthma during childhood
    L L Phoa
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Australia
    Thorax 59:741-5. 2004
    ..The long term effects of early life exposure to these appliances are not known. This study investigated the effect of exposure to fume emitting heaters, currently and during the first year of life, on the risk of asthma outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Subject discomfort associated with the histamine challenge in a population study
    B G Toelle
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Sydney, Australia
    Respir Med 96:990-2. 2002
    ..Levels of subjects discomfort after a challenge have not been quantified. This study quantified the incidence, severity and duration of subject discomfort after histamine challenge...
  7. pmc Risk factors for onset and remission of atopy, wheeze, and airway hyperresponsiveness
    W Xuan
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, University of Sydney, P O Box M77, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Thorax 57:104-9. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a paper disposable cup as a spacer is effective for the first-aid management of asthma
    B W Willemse
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Respir Med 97:86-9. 2003
    ..There are many settings in which a spacer device is not available for the administration of bronchodilator. Therefore, we tested whether a paper disposable cup is as effective as a commercially produced spacer to administer bronchodilator...
  9. ncbi request reprint Repeatability of peak nasal inspiratory flow measurements and utility for assessing the severity of rhinitis
    R Starling-Schwanz
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Allergy 60:795-800. 2005
    ..Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate the repeatability of PNIF measurements and to assess their association with the signs and symptoms of rhinitis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Particulate masks and non-powdered gloves reduce latex allergen inhaled by healthcare workers
    T Z Mitakakis
    Cooperative Research Centre for Ashma, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Exp Allergy 32:1166-9. 2002
    ..Although allergy to latex is a well-characterized phenomenon, some hospitals continue to provide staff with powdered latex gloves as an option to low- or non-powdered gloves...
  11. ncbi request reprint Anxiety, panic and adult asthma: a cognitive-behavioral perspective
    Vandana M Deshmukh
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Respir Med 101:194-202. 2007
    ..Trials evaluating CBT interventions in individuals with clinical anxiety manifestations and asthma may provide evidence of these interventions as an effective adjunct to improve asthma management and control...
  12. ncbi request reprint Age-specific relationship between CD14 and atopy in a cohort assessed from age 8 to 25 years
    Anne R O'Donnell
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Western Australia, Children s Hospital Medical Centre, Perth, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:615-22. 2004
    ..These data suggest that the influence of CD14 -159C on the atopic phenotype may be age specific, exerting an effect during midchildhood, which is no longer apparent by early adulthood...
  13. ncbi request reprint The burden of asthma in children: an Australian perspective
    Leanne M Poulos
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, PO Box M77, Missenden Road PO, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Paediatr Respir Rev 6:20-7. 2005
    ..It remains to be seen whether this favourable trend will continue and extend into the adult age range...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of neonatal BCG vaccination on atopy and asthma at age 7 to 14 years: an historical cohort study in a community with a very low prevalence of tuberculosis infection and a high prevalence of atopic disease
    Guy B Marks
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 111:541-9. 2003
    ..There are no data on the effects of neonatal BCG vaccination on cytokine responses of lymphocytes that are exposed in vitro to allergens...
  15. ncbi request reprint Occupational asthma in New South Wales (NSW): a population-based study
    Anthony Johnson
    Cooperative Research Centre for Asthma, Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, NSW, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:258-62. 2006
    ..The proportion of asthma in adults that is due to occupational exposures is not known...
  16. pmc Analysis of adherence to peak flow monitoring when recording of data is electronic
    Helen K Reddel
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, PO Box M77, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMJ 324:146-7. 2002
  17. pmc Robust estimation of experimentwise P values applied to a genome scan of multiple asthma traits identifies a new region of significant linkage on chromosome 20q13
    Manuel A R Ferreira
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Hum Genet 77:1075-85. 2005
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Presence and timing of cat ownership by age 18 and the effect on atopy and asthma at age 28
    Gea de Meer
    Woolcock Institute for Medical Research, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:433-8. 2004
    ..Asthma and allergic sensitization to cats frequently coexist, although recent studies show less atopic disease among people who had pets in infancy. However, no longterm evaluations have been performed thus far...
  19. ncbi request reprint Asthma management and outcomes in Australia: a nation-wide telephone interview survey
    Guy B Marks
    Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Respirology 12:212-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the burden of asthma and describe current asthma management in Australia...