Professor Iven Young

Clinical Professor
Medicine, Central Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9515 8195
Fax +61 2 9515 8196

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Teaching and supervision

Pulmonary physiology. Undergraduate teaching in pulmonary gas exchange, acid-base balance. Postgraduate teaching in lung function testing, gas exchange in the lung and peripheral tissues. Application of lung function testing and exercise testing in clinical medicine.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Young, I. (2000). Asthma. In Josep Roca, Roberto Rodriguez-Roisin, Peter D. Wagner (Eds.), Pulmonary and Peripheral Gas Exchange in Health and Disease, (pp. 199-228). New York, NY, USA: Marcel Dekker.
  • Young, I. (2000). Understanding Asthma. In Ronald S. Walls, Christine R. Jenkins (Eds.), Understanding asthma : a management companion, (pp. 62-73). Eastgardens, NSW, Australia: MacLennan & Petty.

Journals

  • Cochrane, B., Quinn, S., Walters, H., Young, I. (2012). Investigating the adverse respiratory effects of beta-blocker treatment: six years of prospective longitudinal data in a cohort with cardiac disease. Internal Medicine Journal, 42(7), 786-793. [More Information]
  • Young, I., Bye, P. (2011). Gas Exchange in Disease: Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Cystic Fibrosis, and Interstitial Lung Disease. Comprehensive Physiology, 1(2), 663-697. [More Information]
  • Briffa, P., Anderson, S., Burton, D., Young, I. (2011). Sodium cromoglycate and eformoterol attenuate sensitivity and reactivity to inhaled mannitol in subjects with bronchiectasis. Respirology, 16(1), 161-166. [More Information]
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Eberl, S., Young, I. (2010). Beneficial effect of inhaled mannitol and cough in asthmatics with mucociliary dysfunction. Respiratory Medicine, 104(11), 1645-1653. [More Information]
  • Lim, C., Stanford, D., Young, I., McCaughan, B., Cooper, W. (2010). Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia: a report of two cases. Pathology international, 60(7), 538-541. [More Information]
  • Abernethy, A., McDonald, C., Frith, P., Clark, K., Herndon II, J., Marcello, J., Young, I., Bull, J., Wilcock, A., Booth, S., et al (2010). Effect of palliative oxygen versus room air in relief of breathlessness in patients with refractory dyspnoea: a double-blind, randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 376(9743), 784-793. [More Information]
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Eberl, S., Young, I. (2008). Effect of increasing doses of mannitol on mucus clearance in patients with bronchiectasis. European Respiratory Journal, 31(4), 765-772. [More Information]
  • Munoz, P., Gomez, F., Manrique, H., Roca, J., Barbera, J., Young, I., Anderson, S., Rodriguez-Roisin, R. (2008). Pulmonary gas exchange response to exercise- and mannitol-induced bronchoconstriction in mild asthma. Journal of Applied Physiology, 105(5), 1477-1485. [More Information]
  • Willson, G., Grunstein, R., Kirjavainen, T., Young, I., Piper, A., Sullivan, C., Wilcox, I. (2007). Electroencephalographic arousals during sleep do not alter the pressor response to Cheyne-Stokes respiration in subjects with chronic heart failure. Journal of Sleep Research. [More Information]
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Young, I. (2007). Inhaled mannitol changes the sputum properties in asthmatics with mucus hypersecretion. Respirology, 12(5), 683-691. [More Information]
  • Young, I. (2007). Revisiting oxygen therapy in patients with exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(5), 239-239. [More Information]
  • Yem, J., Turner, M., Baker, A., Young, I., Crawford, A. (2006). A tidally breathing model of ventilation, perfusion and volume in normal and diseased lungs. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 97(5), 718-731. [More Information]
  • Yu, G., Yang, K., Baker, A., Young, I. (2006). The effect of bi-level positive airway pressure mechanical ventilation on gas exchange during general anaesthesia. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 96(4), 522-532. [More Information]
  • McDonald, C., Crockett, A., Young, I. (2005). Adult domiciliary oxygen therapy. Medical Journal of Australia, 183(9), 474-474.
  • Soni, R., McKeough, Z., Dobbin, C., Young, I. (2005). Gas exchange and exercise tolerance following bullectomy. Respirology, 10(1), 120-123.
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Gomes, K., Briffa, P., Cochrane, B., Chan, H., Young, I., Rubin, B. (2005). Inhaled mannitol for the treatment of mucociliary dysfunction in patients with bronchiectasis: effect on lung function, health status and sputum. Respirology, 10(1), 46-56. [More Information]
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Shaw, J., Eberl, S., Seale, J., Yang, I., Young, I. (2005). Mucociliary clearance in patients with chronic asthma: effects of beta agonists. Respirology, 10(4), 426-435. [More Information]
  • Jenkins, C., Young, I. (2004). Assessing bronchodilator reversibility: agreed standards are urgently needed. Medical Journal of Australia, 180(12), 605-606.
  • Young, I. (2003). Oximetry. Australian Prescriber, 26(6), 132-135.
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Eberl, S., Chan, H., Young, I., Seale, J. (2002). Effects of terbutaline in combination with mannitol on mucociliary clearance. European Respiratory Journal, 20, 1423-1429.
  • Robinson, T., Freiberg, D., Regnis, J., Young, I. (2000). The role of hypoventilation and ventilation-perfusion redistribution in oxygen-induced hypercapnia during acute exacerbations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 161(5), 1524-1529.

2012

  • Cochrane, B., Quinn, S., Walters, H., Young, I. (2012). Investigating the adverse respiratory effects of beta-blocker treatment: six years of prospective longitudinal data in a cohort with cardiac disease. Internal Medicine Journal, 42(7), 786-793. [More Information]

2011

  • Young, I., Bye, P. (2011). Gas Exchange in Disease: Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Cystic Fibrosis, and Interstitial Lung Disease. Comprehensive Physiology, 1(2), 663-697. [More Information]
  • Briffa, P., Anderson, S., Burton, D., Young, I. (2011). Sodium cromoglycate and eformoterol attenuate sensitivity and reactivity to inhaled mannitol in subjects with bronchiectasis. Respirology, 16(1), 161-166. [More Information]

2010

  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Eberl, S., Young, I. (2010). Beneficial effect of inhaled mannitol and cough in asthmatics with mucociliary dysfunction. Respiratory Medicine, 104(11), 1645-1653. [More Information]
  • Lim, C., Stanford, D., Young, I., McCaughan, B., Cooper, W. (2010). Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia: a report of two cases. Pathology international, 60(7), 538-541. [More Information]
  • Abernethy, A., McDonald, C., Frith, P., Clark, K., Herndon II, J., Marcello, J., Young, I., Bull, J., Wilcock, A., Booth, S., et al (2010). Effect of palliative oxygen versus room air in relief of breathlessness in patients with refractory dyspnoea: a double-blind, randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 376(9743), 784-793. [More Information]

2008

  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Eberl, S., Young, I. (2008). Effect of increasing doses of mannitol on mucus clearance in patients with bronchiectasis. European Respiratory Journal, 31(4), 765-772. [More Information]
  • Munoz, P., Gomez, F., Manrique, H., Roca, J., Barbera, J., Young, I., Anderson, S., Rodriguez-Roisin, R. (2008). Pulmonary gas exchange response to exercise- and mannitol-induced bronchoconstriction in mild asthma. Journal of Applied Physiology, 105(5), 1477-1485. [More Information]

2007

  • Willson, G., Grunstein, R., Kirjavainen, T., Young, I., Piper, A., Sullivan, C., Wilcox, I. (2007). Electroencephalographic arousals during sleep do not alter the pressor response to Cheyne-Stokes respiration in subjects with chronic heart failure. Journal of Sleep Research. [More Information]
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Young, I. (2007). Inhaled mannitol changes the sputum properties in asthmatics with mucus hypersecretion. Respirology, 12(5), 683-691. [More Information]
  • Young, I. (2007). Revisiting oxygen therapy in patients with exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(5), 239-239. [More Information]

2006

  • Yem, J., Turner, M., Baker, A., Young, I., Crawford, A. (2006). A tidally breathing model of ventilation, perfusion and volume in normal and diseased lungs. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 97(5), 718-731. [More Information]
  • Yu, G., Yang, K., Baker, A., Young, I. (2006). The effect of bi-level positive airway pressure mechanical ventilation on gas exchange during general anaesthesia. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 96(4), 522-532. [More Information]

2005

  • McDonald, C., Crockett, A., Young, I. (2005). Adult domiciliary oxygen therapy. Medical Journal of Australia, 183(9), 474-474.
  • Soni, R., McKeough, Z., Dobbin, C., Young, I. (2005). Gas exchange and exercise tolerance following bullectomy. Respirology, 10(1), 120-123.
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Gomes, K., Briffa, P., Cochrane, B., Chan, H., Young, I., Rubin, B. (2005). Inhaled mannitol for the treatment of mucociliary dysfunction in patients with bronchiectasis: effect on lung function, health status and sputum. Respirology, 10(1), 46-56. [More Information]
  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Shaw, J., Eberl, S., Seale, J., Yang, I., Young, I. (2005). Mucociliary clearance in patients with chronic asthma: effects of beta agonists. Respirology, 10(4), 426-435. [More Information]

2004

  • Jenkins, C., Young, I. (2004). Assessing bronchodilator reversibility: agreed standards are urgently needed. Medical Journal of Australia, 180(12), 605-606.

2003

  • Young, I. (2003). Oximetry. Australian Prescriber, 26(6), 132-135.

2002

  • Daviskas, E., Anderson, S., Eberl, S., Chan, H., Young, I., Seale, J. (2002). Effects of terbutaline in combination with mannitol on mucociliary clearance. European Respiratory Journal, 20, 1423-1429.

2000

  • Young, I. (2000). Asthma. In Josep Roca, Roberto Rodriguez-Roisin, Peter D. Wagner (Eds.), Pulmonary and Peripheral Gas Exchange in Health and Disease, (pp. 199-228). New York, NY, USA: Marcel Dekker.
  • Robinson, T., Freiberg, D., Regnis, J., Young, I. (2000). The role of hypoventilation and ventilation-perfusion redistribution in oxygen-induced hypercapnia during acute exacerbations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 161(5), 1524-1529.
  • Young, I. (2000). Understanding Asthma. In Ronald S. Walls, Christine R. Jenkins (Eds.), Understanding asthma : a management companion, (pp. 62-73). Eastgardens, NSW, Australia: MacLennan & Petty.

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