Looking back at 100 years of physiotherapy education in Australia
Changing of the guard after a period of exceptional development
Disorders of breathing and continence have a stronger association with back pain than obesity and physical activity
Do sleep problems or urinary incontinence predict falls in elderly women?
Effectiveness of exercise therapy and manual mobilisation in acute ankle sprain and functional instability
Vibration and its effect on the respiratory system
Can apparent increases in muscle extensibility with regular stretch be explained by changes in tolerance to stretch?
Gluteal taping improves hip extension during stance phase of walking following stroke
Functional status questionnaires for spinal pain
Indigenous health research needs to change focus
Correction to AJP Vol 51 No 4
Prone positioning does not reduce the ventilation period or mortality in paediatric acute lung injury
TENS of unknown value in the treatment of chronic low back pain
Pulmonary rehabilitation improves exercise tolerance in patients with bronchiectasis
The Lachman test is the most sensitive and the pivot shift the most specific test for the diagnosis of ACL rupture
Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI)
Movement Assessment Battery for Children (Movement ABC)
An evidence-based evaluation of the latest research
Understanding and learning to reason in cardiothoracic physiotherapy
Endurance arm exercise in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
What factors influence adherence to pulmonary rehabilitation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
The prevalence of musculoskeletal dysfunction six and twelve weeks following open-heart surgery
Seven years of experience with nocturnal ventilatory support in motor neurone disease
Inspiratory muscle training to enhance weaning from mechanical ventilation
Quantitative measurement of mobility following upper abdominal surgery
Symptomatic and silent gastro-oesophageal reflux
Effects of forced expirations on pelvic floor muscle activity in women with chronic lung disease versus controls
The effect of a physiotherapy pelvic floor muscle training program on women with chronic cough and self reported urinary incontinence
6-minute walk distance in healthy Western Australians aged 55–75 years
Reduction in hospital admissions following pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Medical inpatient long stay project
The effects of breathing retraining techniques on end-tidal CO2 measures in patients with asthma and healthy volunteers during a single treatment session
Inspiratory muscle fatigue persists following successful weaning from mechanical ventilation
Ventilatory changes following head-up tilt and standing in healthy subjects
A pain in the neck — musculoskeletal complications following cardiac surgery
Effect of acu-TENS on recovery heart rate after treadmill running exercise in normal healthy subjects
Does weekly phase 3 cardiac rehabilitation program help increase exercise tolerance in patients following bypass graft surgery? Is more necessary?
Rehabilitation in the intensive care unit — a survey of current practice within the Trust
Effects of upper limb movements in patients with sternal instability — implications for physiotherapy
Effect of airway clearance techniques on the efficacy of the sputum induction procedure
The effect of bi-level non-invasive ventilation on mucociliary clearance in subjects with cystic fibrosis
The effect of manual chest physiotherapy, positive expiratory pressure (PEP) and oscillating PEP on mucociliary clearance in subjects with cystic fibrosis
Self efficacy and quality of life status of people with HIV are improved with participation in a supervised exercise program
A comparison of expiratory pressures on volumes and peak cough expiratory flows using mechanical insufflation/exsufflation in subjects with neuromuscular disease
Acupuncture and breathing retraining for the treatment of hyperventilation syndrome
Number of re-intubations
The use of transdiaphragmatic pressure as an indicator of voluntary relaxation of the diaphragm in a normal subject
High intensity exercise training reduces ventilation and carbon dioxide output in subjects with type 1 diabetes during maximal constant load exercise
Reliability of physiological and motor measures in inpatient children with cystic fibrosis during four motor tasks
High-intensity inspiratory muscle training improves dyspnoea and health related quality of life in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
A comparison of two manual resuscitation bags on the early effects of manual lung hyperinflation in critically ill patients
Expiratory flow limitation is associated with dynamic hyperinflation and chronic dyspnoea in adult cystic fibrosis
Determination of the effects of prone, supine and quarter prone positioning on lung function in preterm infants on CPAP
Survival and health related quality of life 12 months following discharge from an adult surgical intensive care unit
Effect of a structured exercise program implemented within 24 hours after extubation on selected outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft
Does severity of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease affect the benefit of pulmonary rehabilitation?
Can field-walking tests be used to prescribe bicycle training in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
Muscle endurance training and ergonomic workstation modification improves performance of a repetitive manual industrial task in healthy subjects
The effect of inspiratory time during manual hyperinflation on pattern of ventilation and sputum cleared in intubated patients
Pattern of ventilation in intubated patients during manual hyperinflation with a Mapleson-F circuit
Flow profiles during huffing in normal subjects
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) disease severity classification systems — the variability of results when using different guidelines
Is the force applied to the chest wall during vibration transmitted to the airways?
Comparison of vibration to other physiotherapy interventions in subjects with cystic fibrosis
Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction surgery using the Emphasys endobronchial valve improves quality of life
NSW chronic care collaborative
NSW clinical indicator project using the 6-minute walk test
Easy walkers walking group — maintaining pulmonary rehabilitation outcomes at twelve months
Effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) on expiratory flow rate during exercise in healthy subjects
Changes in triceps surae muscle length and stiffness during intensive care admission
A survey of pulmonary rehabilitation programs in Australia and their associated maintenance programs and support groups
Peripheral strength training for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Pulmonary rehabilitation — part of a comprehensive chronic disease management program for the COPD ‘frequent flyer’ population at Western Health
Physiotherapy for ventilator associated pneumonia in patients with acquired brain injury
The financial costs associated with respiratory physiotherapy for ventilator associated pneumonia in patients with acquired brain injury
Realistic home exercise advice for the patient with chronic heart failure (CHF)
Medical record documentation as a professional issue
The development of a clinical assessment tool to assess capacity for mobilisation of acutely ill inpatients
The physiotherapy management of patients undergoing thoracic surgery
A program of inspiratory muscle training in a 15-year-old boy with Duchenne's muscular dystrophy
The involvement of APAC in early cardiac rehabilitation and improving attendance at cardiac rehabilitation programs post emergency stenting for acute myocardial infarction
Comparison of the effectiveness of manual and ventilator hyperinflation at different levels of positive end-expiratory pressure
The effect of PEEP level on peak expiratory flow rate during manual hyperinflation
Comparison of the effectiveness of ventilator hyperinflation in intensive care patients ventilated on high levels of positive end-expiratory pressure
Development of a risk assessment model to predict pulmonary risk following upper abdominal surgery
A survey of Australian physiotherapy management of patients having abdominal surgery
Favourable outcome extending to five years following lung volume reduction surgery — a single centre experience
Benchmarking physiotherapy practices for inpatient chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) management in 2002/2004
Correlation of 6-minute walk test to VO2 max in cardiopulmonary exercise testing in usual interstitial pneumonitis
The development of a client-based continuum of care for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Positive expiratory pressure to enhance cough effectiveness in tracheomalacia
Frequency of sleep-related breathing disorders in patients presenting with acute cardiovascular events
Contextual influences on cardiopulmonary physiotherapy decision making
Finding a balance
Acute effects of chest physiotherapy on gas exchange and wellbeing in patients with severe cystic fibrosis
Two 6-minute walk tests at the end of pulmonary rehabilitation
Maintenance exercise programs following pulmonary rehabilitation
Rehabilitation in NSW
The effect of inspiratory muscle training on dyspnoea, exercise tolerance and respiratory muscle strength in patients with asthma
Mobilisation of intensive care unit patients
Quality of life and musculoskeletal problems following thoracic organ transplantation
Influence of academic qualifications, place of employment and prior research experience on physiotherapy research practice
A survey of positioning practices for ventilated intensive care patients
Sitting versus semi-recumbent positioning
The 6-minute walk distance as a predictor of survival on a lung transplant waiting list
The medical inpatient long stay project
The negative expiratory pressure technique for measuring expiratory flow limitation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease — is it reliable?
Exercise following bone marrow transplant — preliminary results of a randomised controlled trial
Can the BODE index be useful in predicting outcomes in pulmonary rehabilitation?
Adherence of adults who have cystic fibrosis with airway clearance and exercise regimens
Satisfaction of adults who have cystic fibrosis with their physiotherapy management
Cardiothoracic physiotherapists wanted — must be committed, motivated and competent in this speciality area
What evidence is represented within undergraduate cardiothoracic physiotherapy curricula?
Changes in motor performance, physiological measures and respiratory function from admission to discharge in hospitalised young people with cystic fibrosis
Incidence of adverse physiological changes in intensive care during physiotherapy — a multicentre audit