Dr Claude Farah

Clinical Senior Lecturer
Medicine, Concord Clinical School

Telephone 9767 6712

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Book Chapters

  • Farah, C., Reddel, H. (2014). Assessment of Asthma Control in Adults. In Jonathan A. Bernstein, Mark L. Levy (Eds.), Clinical Asthma: Theory and Practice, (pp. 163-173). Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. [More Information]

Journals

  • Langton, D., Ing, A., Bennetts, K., Wang, W., Farah, C., Peters, M., Plummer, V., Thien, F. (2018). Bronchial thermoplasty reduces gas trapping in severe asthma 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 18(1), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Seccombe, L., Buddle, L., Brannan, J., Peters, M., Farah, C. (2018). Exercise-induced Bronchoconstriction with Firefighting Contained Breathing Apparatus. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 50(2), 327-333. [More Information]
  • Jetmalani, K., Thamrin, C., Farah, C., Bertolin, A., Chapman, D., Berend, N., Salome, C., King, G. (2018). Peripheral airway dysfunction and relationship with symptoms in smokers with preserved spirometry. Respirology, 23(5), 512-518. [More Information]
  • Faiz, A., Weckmann, M., Tasena, H., Vermeulen, C., van den Berge, M., Ten Hacken, N., Halayko, A., Ward, J., Lee, T., Tjin, G., Black, J., King, G., Farah, C., Oliver, B., Burgess, J., et al (2018). Profiling of healthy and asthmatic airway smooth muscle cells following interleukin-1? treatment: a novel role for CCL20 in chronic mucus hyper-secretion. European Respiratory Journal, 52(2), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Faiz, A., Weckmann, M., Tasena, H., Vermeulen, C., van den Berge, M., Ten Hacken, N., Halayko, A., Ward, J., Lee, T., Tjin, G., Black, J., King, G., Farah, C., Oliver, B., Burgess, J., et al (2018). Profiling of healthy and asthmatic airway smooth muscle cells following interleukin-1? treatment: A novel role for CCL20 in chronic mucus hypersecretion. European Respiratory Journal, 52(2), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Tonga, K., King, G., Farah, C., Thamrin, C., Tang, F., Santos, J., Sharma, P., Chapman, D., Oliver, B. (2018). Steroid insensitive fixed airflow obstruction is not related to airway inflammation in older non-smokers with asthma. Respiratory Research, 19(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Tonga, K., King, G., Farah, C., Thamrin, C., Tang, F., Santos, J., Sharma, P., Chapman, D., Oliver, B. (2018). Steroid insensitive fixed airflow obstruction is not related to airway inflammation in older non-smokers with asthma 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology. Respiratory Research, 19(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Silva, Y., Greer, T., Morgan, L., Li, F., Farah, C. (2017). A Comparison of 2 Respiratory Devices for Sputum Clearance in Adults With Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis. Respiratory Care, 62(10), 1291-1297. [More Information]
  • Mailhot-Larouche, S., Lachance, M., Bullone, M., Henry, C., Dandurand, R., Boulet, L., Laviolette, M., King, G., Farah, C., Bosse, Y. (2017). Assessment of airway distensibility by the forced oscillation technique: Reproducible and potentially simplifiable. Frontiers in Physiology, 8, 1-9. [More Information]
  • Tonga, K., Robinson, P., Farah, C., King, G., Thamrin, C. (2017). In vitro and in vivo functional residual capacity comparisons between multiplebreath nitrogen washout devices. ERJ Open Research, 3(4), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Beasley, C., Chien, J., Douglas, J., Eastlake, L., Farah, C., King, G., Moore, R., Pilcher, J., Richards, M., Smith, S., et al (2017). Target oxygen saturation range: 92-96% Versus 94-98%. Respirology, 22(1), 200-202. [More Information]
  • Jetmalani, K., Chapman, D., Thamrin, C., Farah, C., Berend, N., Salome, C., King, G. (2016). Bronchodilator responsiveness of peripheral airways in smokers with normal spirometry. Respirology, 21(7), 1270-1276. [More Information]
  • Watts, J., Farah, C., Seccombe, L., Handley, B., Schoeffel, R., Bertolin, A., Dame Carroll, J., King, G., Thamrin, C. (2016). Measurement duration impacts variability but not impedance measured by the forced oscillation technique in healthy, asthma and COPD subjects. ERJ Open Research, 2(2), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Auger, L., Mailhot-Larouche, S., Tremblay, F., Poirier, M., Farah, C., Bosse, Y. (2016). The contractile lability of smooth muscle in asthmatic airway hyperresponsiveness. Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine, 10(1), 19-27. [More Information]
  • Farah, C., Keulers, L., Hardaker, K., Peters, M., Berend, N., Postma, D., Salome, C., King, G. (2015). Association between peripheral airway function and neutrophilic inflammation in asthma. Respirology, 20(6), 975-981. [More Information]
  • Jetmalani, K., Timmins, S., Brown, N., Diba, C., Berend, N., Salome, C., Wen, F., Chen, P., King, G., Farah, C. (2015). Expiratory flow limitation relates to symptoms during COPD exacerbations requiring hospital admission. International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 10, 939-945. [More Information]
  • Beasley, R., Chien, J., Douglas, J., Eastlake, L., Farah, C., King, G., Moore, R., Pilcher, J., Richards, M., Smith, S., et al (2015). Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand oxygen guidelines for acute oxygen use in adults: ‘Swimming between the flags’. Respirology, 20(8), 1182-1191. [More Information]
  • Zimmermann, S., Farah, C., King, G. (2014). Early COPD: How to identify it and is it worth treating? Medicine Today, 15(1), 34-38.
  • Mahadev, S., Farah, C., King, G., Salome, C. (2013). Obesity, expiratory flow limitation and asthma symptoms. Pulmonary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 26(4), 438-443. [More Information]
  • Seccombe, L., Rogers, P., Farah, C., Veitch, E., Peters, M. (2013). Reduced hypoxic sympathetic response in mild Parkinson's disease: Further evidence of early autonomic dysfunction. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, 19(11), 1066-1068. [More Information]
  • Chapman, D., Farah, C. (2013). Understanding the effects of obesity on asthma | Los efectos de la obesidad sobre el asma. Salud(i)Ciencia, 20(1), 61-64.
  • Farah, C., Salome, C. (2012). Asthma and obesity: A known association but unknown mechanism. Respirology, 17(3), 412-421. [More Information]
  • King, G., Farah, C. (2012). Targeting airway remodelling in asthma: the how, what and where? Respirology, 17(4), 585-587. [More Information]
  • Farah, C., King, G., Brown, N., Downie, S., Kermode, J., Hardaker, K., Peters, M., Berend, N., Salome, C. (2012). The role of the small airways in the clinical expression of asthma in adults. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 129(2), 381-387.e1. [More Information]
  • Farah, C., King, G., Brown, N., Peters, M., Berend, N., Salome, C. (2012). Ventilation heterogeneity predicts asthma control in adults following inhaled corticosteroid dose titration. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 130(1), 61-68. [More Information]
  • Farah, C., Reddel, H. (2011). Asthma control in 2011: Optimising asthma treatment in adults. Part 1. Medicine Today, 12(8), 16-26.
  • Reddel, H., Farah, C. (2011). Asthma control in 2011: Optimising asthma treatment in adults. Part 2. Medicine Today, 12(9), 50-60.
  • Farah, C., Kermode, J., Downie, S., Brown, N., Hardaker, K., Berend, N., King, G., Salome, C. (2011). Obesity Is a Determinant of Asthma Control, Independent of Inflammation and Lung Mechanics. Chest, 140(3), 659-666. [More Information]
  • Hardaker, K., Downie, S., Kermode, J., Farah, C., Brown, N., Berend, N., King, G., Salome, C. (2011). Predictors of Airway Hyperresponsiveness Differ Between Old and Young Patients With Asthma. Chest, 139(6), 1395-1401. [More Information]
  • Kermode, J., Brown, N., Hardaker, K., Farah, C., Berend, N., King, G., Salome, C. (2011). The effect of airway remodelling on airway hyper-responsiveness in asthma. Respiratory Medicine, 105(12), 1798-1804. [More Information]
  • Farah, C., Boulet, L., Reddel, H. (2010). Obesity and asthma control in an urban population. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 125(3), 769-770. [More Information]

2018

  • Langton, D., Ing, A., Bennetts, K., Wang, W., Farah, C., Peters, M., Plummer, V., Thien, F. (2018). Bronchial thermoplasty reduces gas trapping in severe asthma 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 18(1), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Seccombe, L., Buddle, L., Brannan, J., Peters, M., Farah, C. (2018). Exercise-induced Bronchoconstriction with Firefighting Contained Breathing Apparatus. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 50(2), 327-333. [More Information]
  • Jetmalani, K., Thamrin, C., Farah, C., Bertolin, A., Chapman, D., Berend, N., Salome, C., King, G. (2018). Peripheral airway dysfunction and relationship with symptoms in smokers with preserved spirometry. Respirology, 23(5), 512-518. [More Information]
  • Faiz, A., Weckmann, M., Tasena, H., Vermeulen, C., van den Berge, M., Ten Hacken, N., Halayko, A., Ward, J., Lee, T., Tjin, G., Black, J., King, G., Farah, C., Oliver, B., Burgess, J., et al (2018). Profiling of healthy and asthmatic airway smooth muscle cells following interleukin-1? treatment: a novel role for CCL20 in chronic mucus hyper-secretion. European Respiratory Journal, 52(2), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Faiz, A., Weckmann, M., Tasena, H., Vermeulen, C., van den Berge, M., Ten Hacken, N., Halayko, A., Ward, J., Lee, T., Tjin, G., Black, J., King, G., Farah, C., Oliver, B., Burgess, J., et al (2018). Profiling of healthy and asthmatic airway smooth muscle cells following interleukin-1? treatment: A novel role for CCL20 in chronic mucus hypersecretion. European Respiratory Journal, 52(2), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Tonga, K., King, G., Farah, C., Thamrin, C., Tang, F., Santos, J., Sharma, P., Chapman, D., Oliver, B. (2018). Steroid insensitive fixed airflow obstruction is not related to airway inflammation in older non-smokers with asthma. Respiratory Research, 19(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Tonga, K., King, G., Farah, C., Thamrin, C., Tang, F., Santos, J., Sharma, P., Chapman, D., Oliver, B. (2018). Steroid insensitive fixed airflow obstruction is not related to airway inflammation in older non-smokers with asthma 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology. Respiratory Research, 19(1), 1-4. [More Information]

2017

  • Silva, Y., Greer, T., Morgan, L., Li, F., Farah, C. (2017). A Comparison of 2 Respiratory Devices for Sputum Clearance in Adults With Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis. Respiratory Care, 62(10), 1291-1297. [More Information]
  • Mailhot-Larouche, S., Lachance, M., Bullone, M., Henry, C., Dandurand, R., Boulet, L., Laviolette, M., King, G., Farah, C., Bosse, Y. (2017). Assessment of airway distensibility by the forced oscillation technique: Reproducible and potentially simplifiable. Frontiers in Physiology, 8, 1-9. [More Information]
  • Tonga, K., Robinson, P., Farah, C., King, G., Thamrin, C. (2017). In vitro and in vivo functional residual capacity comparisons between multiplebreath nitrogen washout devices. ERJ Open Research, 3(4), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Beasley, C., Chien, J., Douglas, J., Eastlake, L., Farah, C., King, G., Moore, R., Pilcher, J., Richards, M., Smith, S., et al (2017). Target oxygen saturation range: 92-96% Versus 94-98%. Respirology, 22(1), 200-202. [More Information]

2016

  • Jetmalani, K., Chapman, D., Thamrin, C., Farah, C., Berend, N., Salome, C., King, G. (2016). Bronchodilator responsiveness of peripheral airways in smokers with normal spirometry. Respirology, 21(7), 1270-1276. [More Information]
  • Watts, J., Farah, C., Seccombe, L., Handley, B., Schoeffel, R., Bertolin, A., Dame Carroll, J., King, G., Thamrin, C. (2016). Measurement duration impacts variability but not impedance measured by the forced oscillation technique in healthy, asthma and COPD subjects. ERJ Open Research, 2(2), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Auger, L., Mailhot-Larouche, S., Tremblay, F., Poirier, M., Farah, C., Bosse, Y. (2016). The contractile lability of smooth muscle in asthmatic airway hyperresponsiveness. Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine, 10(1), 19-27. [More Information]

2015

  • Farah, C., Keulers, L., Hardaker, K., Peters, M., Berend, N., Postma, D., Salome, C., King, G. (2015). Association between peripheral airway function and neutrophilic inflammation in asthma. Respirology, 20(6), 975-981. [More Information]
  • Jetmalani, K., Timmins, S., Brown, N., Diba, C., Berend, N., Salome, C., Wen, F., Chen, P., King, G., Farah, C. (2015). Expiratory flow limitation relates to symptoms during COPD exacerbations requiring hospital admission. International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 10, 939-945. [More Information]
  • Beasley, R., Chien, J., Douglas, J., Eastlake, L., Farah, C., King, G., Moore, R., Pilcher, J., Richards, M., Smith, S., et al (2015). Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand oxygen guidelines for acute oxygen use in adults: ‘Swimming between the flags’. Respirology, 20(8), 1182-1191. [More Information]

2014

  • Farah, C., Reddel, H. (2014). Assessment of Asthma Control in Adults. In Jonathan A. Bernstein, Mark L. Levy (Eds.), Clinical Asthma: Theory and Practice, (pp. 163-173). Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. [More Information]
  • Zimmermann, S., Farah, C., King, G. (2014). Early COPD: How to identify it and is it worth treating? Medicine Today, 15(1), 34-38.

2013

  • Mahadev, S., Farah, C., King, G., Salome, C. (2013). Obesity, expiratory flow limitation and asthma symptoms. Pulmonary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 26(4), 438-443. [More Information]
  • Seccombe, L., Rogers, P., Farah, C., Veitch, E., Peters, M. (2013). Reduced hypoxic sympathetic response in mild Parkinson's disease: Further evidence of early autonomic dysfunction. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, 19(11), 1066-1068. [More Information]
  • Chapman, D., Farah, C. (2013). Understanding the effects of obesity on asthma | Los efectos de la obesidad sobre el asma. Salud(i)Ciencia, 20(1), 61-64.

2012

  • Farah, C., Salome, C. (2012). Asthma and obesity: A known association but unknown mechanism. Respirology, 17(3), 412-421. [More Information]
  • King, G., Farah, C. (2012). Targeting airway remodelling in asthma: the how, what and where? Respirology, 17(4), 585-587. [More Information]
  • Farah, C., King, G., Brown, N., Downie, S., Kermode, J., Hardaker, K., Peters, M., Berend, N., Salome, C. (2012). The role of the small airways in the clinical expression of asthma in adults. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 129(2), 381-387.e1. [More Information]
  • Farah, C., King, G., Brown, N., Peters, M., Berend, N., Salome, C. (2012). Ventilation heterogeneity predicts asthma control in adults following inhaled corticosteroid dose titration. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 130(1), 61-68. [More Information]

2011

  • Farah, C., Reddel, H. (2011). Asthma control in 2011: Optimising asthma treatment in adults. Part 1. Medicine Today, 12(8), 16-26.
  • Reddel, H., Farah, C. (2011). Asthma control in 2011: Optimising asthma treatment in adults. Part 2. Medicine Today, 12(9), 50-60.
  • Farah, C., Kermode, J., Downie, S., Brown, N., Hardaker, K., Berend, N., King, G., Salome, C. (2011). Obesity Is a Determinant of Asthma Control, Independent of Inflammation and Lung Mechanics. Chest, 140(3), 659-666. [More Information]
  • Hardaker, K., Downie, S., Kermode, J., Farah, C., Brown, N., Berend, N., King, G., Salome, C. (2011). Predictors of Airway Hyperresponsiveness Differ Between Old and Young Patients With Asthma. Chest, 139(6), 1395-1401. [More Information]
  • Kermode, J., Brown, N., Hardaker, K., Farah, C., Berend, N., King, G., Salome, C. (2011). The effect of airway remodelling on airway hyper-responsiveness in asthma. Respiratory Medicine, 105(12), 1798-1804. [More Information]

2010

  • Farah, C., Boulet, L., Reddel, H. (2010). Obesity and asthma control in an urban population. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 125(3), 769-770. [More Information]

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