Associate Professor Mark Elkins

Clinical Associate Professor
Medicine, Central Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9515 8712
Fax +61 2 9515 8196

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Keywords

Respiratory tract diseases

Clinical Specialty

Respiratory

Selected grants

2010

  • Novel interventions for the Diverse Population of Australians with Bronchiectasis; Bye P, Bell S, McCormack J, Elkins M, Marks G, Torzillo P, Harbour C, Wark P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Hypertonic saline for people with bronchiectasis; Bye P, Wark P, Elkins M, Harbour C, Bell S, McCormack J, Wark P, Torzillo P; Australian Respiratory Council/Harry Windsor Research Grants Scheme.

2007

  • PEDro: a web-based, searchable database of randomised controlled trials in physiotherapy; Maher C, Herbert R, Sherrington C, Elkins M, Moseley A; Motor Accident Insurance Commission Queensland/Research Grant.

2005

  • Viasys Impulse Oscillometer System with Pentium Device; Bye P, Elkins M, Alison J, McCarren B, Anderson S, Daviskas E; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.

2004

  • Implementing evidence-based physiotherapy; Herbert R, Elkins M, Maher C, Moseley A, Sherrington C; Motor Accident Authority of New South Wales/Research Grant.
  • PEDro: a web-based, searchable database of randomised controlled trials in physiotherapy; Moseley A, Herbert R, Elkins M, Sherrington C, Maher C; Motor Accident Authority of New South Wales/Injury Prevention and Management Grant.

2002

  • Filancemeter (Tensiomat Semiautomatic Surface Tension Meter); Anderson S, Alison J, Daviskas L, Elkins M, Bye P, Robinson M; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Elkins, M. (2013). Evidence about prognosis. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 177-194). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Del Mar, C., Bennett, S., Boyle, M., Coombes, J., Elkins, M., Morgan, A., Nissen, L., Rickard, C., Sanders, S., Schneider-Kolsky, M., et al (2013). Questions about diagnosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 153-176). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Baird, M., Bennett, J., Boyle, M., Coombes, J., Elkins, M., Nissen, L., Reilly, S., Rickard, C., Sanders, S. (2013). Questions about prognosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 195-220). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Bennett, J., Boyle, M., Coombes, J., Elkins, M., Ernst, E., Morgan, A., Nissen, L., Rickard, C., Sanders, S., et al (2013). Questions about the effects of interventions: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 97-135). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Elkins, M. (2010). Evidence about prognosis. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 166-184). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Del Mar, C., Bennett, S., Elkins, M., Lockwood, C., Morgan, A., Sanders, S., Schneider-Kolsky, M., Skeat, J. (2010). Questions about diagnosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 145-165). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Bennett, J., Baird, M., Elkins, M., Lockwood, C., Reilly, S., Sanders, S. (2010). Questions about prognosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 185-205). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Bennett, J., Elkins, M., Lockwood, C., Morgan, A., Sanders, S., Spencer, A., Vitetta, L., Wright, C. (2010). Questions about the effects of interventions: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 96-127). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Maher, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M. (2005). Critical appraisal of randomized trials, systematic reviews of randomized trials and clinical practice guidelines. In Boyling J, Jull G (Eds.), Grieve's Modern Manual Therapy, (pp. 603-614). Oxford: Elsevier.
  • Bye, P., Elkins, M. (2005). Mucociliary Clearance and Cystic Fibrosis. In Q. Hamid, J. Shannon, J. Martin (Eds.), Physiologic Basis of Respiratory Disease, (pp. 417-428). United States of America: BC Decker Inc.
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C. (2004). Using evidence in clinical practice. In Kathryn Refshauge, Elizabeth Gass (Eds.), Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy: Clinical Science and Evidence-Based Practice, (pp. 257-269). Oxford, UK: Butterworth Heinemann.

Journals

  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M., Middleton, P., Bishop, J., Wark, P., Dorahy, D., Harmer, C., Hu, H., Bye, P. (2016). A randomised trial of hypertonic saline during hospitalisation for exacerbation of cystic fibrosis. Thorax, 71(2), 141-147. [More Information]
  • Yamato, T., Maher, C., Saragiotto, B., Moseley, A., Hoffmann, T., Elkins, M., Petersen, S., Riley, S., Brismee, J. (2016). Improving completeness and transparency of reporting in clinical trials using the template for intervention description and replication (TIDieR) checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession. The Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy, 24(4), 183-184. [More Information]
  • Freeman-Sanderson, A., Togher, L., Elkins, M., Phipps, P. (2016). Quality of life improves with return of voice in tracheostomy patients in intensive care: An observational study. Journal of Critical Care, 33, 186-191. [More Information]
  • Freeman-Sanderson, A., Togher, L., Elkins, M., Phipps, P. (2016). Return of voice for ventilated tracheostomy patients in ICU: A randomized controlled trial of early-targeted intervention. Critical Care Medicine, 44(6), 1075-1081. [More Information]
  • Meneses-Echavez, J., Correa-Bautista, J., Gonzalez Jimenez, E., Rio-Valle, J., Elkins, M., Lobelo, F., Ramirez-Velez, R. (2016). The effect of exercise training on mediators of inflammation in breast cancer survivors: A systematic review with meta-analysis. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 25(7), 1009-1017. [More Information]
  • Yamato, T., Maher, C., Saragiotto, B., Moseley, A., Hoffmann, T., Elkins, M., Jull, G., Moore, A. (2016). The TIDieR (Template for Intervention, descriptor and replication) checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession. Manual Therapy, 24, v-vi. [More Information]
  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2016). Timing of dornase alfa inhalation for cystic fibrosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016 (7), 1-41. [More Information]
  • Stevens, M., Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Lin, C., Maher, C. (2016). What searches do users run on PEDro?: An analysis of 893,971 search commands over a 6-month period. Methods of Information in Medicine, 55(4), 333-339. [More Information]
  • Kamper, S., Moseley, A., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Elkins, M., Sherrington, C. (2015). 15 years of tracking physiotherapy evidence on PEDro, where are we now? British Journal of Sports Medicine, 49(14), 507-509. [More Information]
  • Harmer, A., Elkins, M. (2015). Amount and frequency of exercise affect glycaemic control more than exercise mode or intensity. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 49(15), 1012-1014. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2015). Assessing baseline comparability in randomised trials. Journal of Physiotherapy, 61(4), 228-230. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dentice, R. (2015). Inspiratory muscle training facilitates weaning from mechanical ventilation among patients in the intensive care unit: a systematic review. Journal of Physiotherapy, 61(3), 125-134. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A. (2015). Intention-to-treat analysis. Journal of Physiotherapy, 61(3), 165-167. [More Information]
  • Mans, C., Reeve, J., Elkins, M. (2015). Postoperative outcomes following preoperative inspiratory muscle training in patients undergoing cardiothoracic or upper abdominal surgery: a systematic review and meta analysis. Clinical Rehabilitation, 29(5), 426-438. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Pinto, R. (2015). Usage evaluation of the physiotherapy evidence database (PEDro) among Brazilian physical therapists. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy, 19(4), 320-328. [More Information]
  • Kamper, S., Moseley, A., Elkins, M. (2014). Clinical trials in sports physiotherapy. Building on five decades of research to produce even better trials: a critical review and tips for improvements. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(5), 346-348. [More Information]
  • Brennan, B., Elkins, M. (2014). Goal setting, problem solving and feedback improve short-term adherence to physical activity in people with stable heart failure. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(4), 343-344. [More Information]
  • Bradley, J., O'Neill, K., Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2014). Improving airway clearance in cystic fibrosis lung disease. European Respiratory Monograph, 64, 169-187. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Robinson, P., Anderson, S., Perry, C., Daviskas, E., Charlton, B. (2014). Inspiratory flows and volumes in subjects with cystic fibrosis using a new dry powder inhaler device. The Open Respiratory Medicine Journal, 8, 1-7. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Anderson, S., Perry, C., Daviskas, E., Charlton, B. (2014). Inspiratory Flows and Volumes in Subjects with Non-CF Bronchiectasis Using a New Dry Powder Inhaler Device. The Open Respiratory Medicine Journal, 8(1), 8-13. [More Information]
  • Maher, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Kamper, S. (2014). On "Identifying items to assess methodological quality.." Armio-Olivo A, Cummings GC, Fuentes J, et al. Phys Ther. 2014;94:1272-1284. Physical Therapy, 94(12), 1826-1826. [More Information]
  • Gupta, S., Elkins, M. (2014). Supervised walking training improves maximum and pain-free walking distances in people with intermittent claudication. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(14), 1130-1132. [More Information]
  • Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Janer-Duncan, L., Hush, J. (2014). The Quality of Reports of Randomized Controlled Trials Varies between Subdisciplines of Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy Canada, 66(1), 36-43. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical Trial Registration in Physical Therapy Journals: Recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Physical Therapy, 93(1), 6-10. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: recommendations from the international society of physiotherapy journal editors. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal, 24(1), 4-6. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: Recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Manual Therapy, 18(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Lin, C., Costa, L., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical Trial Registration in Physiotherapy Journals: Recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Physiotherapy Canada, 65(2), 109-115. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2013). Concealed allocation in randomised trails. Journal of Physiotherapy, 59, 134-136.
  • Costa, L., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Shiwa, S., Herbert, R., Sherrington, C. (2013). da Costa and colleagues’ criticism of PEDro scores is not supported by the data. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 66(10), 1192-1193. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C. (2013). Growth in the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro) and use of the PEDro scale. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 47(4), 188-189. [More Information]
  • Pinto, R., Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Ferreira, P., Ferreira, M. (2013). Many Randomized Trials of Physical Therapy Interventions Are Not Adequately Registered: A Survey of 200 Published Trials. Physical Therapy, 93(3), 299-309. [More Information]
  • Harmer, C., Alnassafi, K., Hu, H., Elkins, M., Bye, P., Rose, B., Cordwell, S., Triccas, J., Harbour, C., Manos, J. (2013). Modulation of gene expression by Pseudomonas aeruginosa during chronic infection in the adult cystic fibrosis lung. Microbiology, 159(11), 2354-2363. [More Information]
  • Kidd, T., Ramsay, K., Hu, H., Marks, G., Wainwright, C., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Robinson, P., Rose, B., Wilson, J., et al (2013). Shared pseudomonas aeruginosa genotypes are common in australian cystic fibrosis centres. European Respiratory Journal, 41(5), 1091-1100. [More Information]
  • Geha, N., Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Chiavegato, L., Shiwa, S., Costa, L. (2013). The quality and reporting of randomized trials in cardiothoracic physical therapy could be substantially improved. Respiratory Care, 58(11), 1899-1906. [More Information]
  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2013). Timing of dornase alfa inhalation for cystic �?brosis (review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2013 (6), 1-38. [More Information]
  • O'Herlihy, L., Elkins, M. (2013). Ultrasound may promote fracture healing but this does not necessarily accelerate return of function. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 47(6), 397-398. [More Information]
  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2012). Adults with cystic fibrosis prefer hypertonic saline before or during airway clearance techniques: a randomised crossover trial. Journal of Physiotherapy, 58(1), 33-40. [More Information]
  • Lin, C., Elkins, M., Maher, C., Costa, L., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Sheikh, U., et al (2012). Clinical trial registration in physical therapy journals: recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia, 16(6), v-ix. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2012). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Journal of Physiotherapy, 58(4), 211-213. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2012). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: recommendations from the international society of physiotherapy journal editors. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, 42(12), 978-981. [More Information]
  • Robinson, C., Elkins, M., Bialkowski, K., Thornton, D., Kertesz, M. (2012). Desulfurization of mucin by Pseudomonas aeruginosa: Influence of sulfate in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 61(12), 1644-1653. [More Information]
  • Mans, C., Reeve, J., Gasparini, C., Elkins, M. (2012). Postoperative outcomes following preoperative inspiratory muscle training in patients undergoing open cardiothoracic or upper abdominal surgery: protocol for a systematic review. Systematic Reviews, 1, 1-5. [More Information]
  • Harmer, C., Triccas, J., Hu, H., Rose, B., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Manos, J. (2012). Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from the chronically infected cystic fibrosis lung display increased invasiveness of A549 epithelial cells over time. Microbial Pathogenesis, 53(1), 37-43. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2012). Standardisation of terms in the physiotherapy profession. Journal of Physiotherapy, 58(2), 76-76. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dentice, R. (2012). Timing of hypertonic saline inhalation for cystic fibrosis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2, 1-15. [More Information]
  • Freeman-Sanderson, A., Togher, L., Phipps, P., Elkins, M. (2011). A clinical audit of the management of patients with a tracheostomy in an Australian tertiary hospital intensive care unit: Focus on speech-language pathology. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology (previously known as Advances in Speech-Language Pathology), 13(6), 518-525. [More Information]
  • Scarvell, J., Elkins, M. (2011). Aerobic exercise is beneficial for people with rheumatoid arthritis. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(12), 1008-1009. [More Information]
  • Michaleff, Z., Costa, L., Moseley, A., Maher, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Sherrington, C. (2011). CENTRAL, PEDro, PubMed, and EMBASE Are the Most Comprehensive Databases Indexing Randomized Controlled Trials of Physical Therapy Interventions. Physical Therapy, 91(2), 190-197. [More Information]
  • Moodie, L., Reeve, J., Elkins, M. (2011). Inspiratory muscle training increases inspiratory muscle strength in patients weaning from mechanical ventilation: a systematic review. Journal of Physiotherapy, 57(4), 213-221. [More Information]
  • Moodie, L., Reeve, J., Vermeulen, N., Elkins, M. (2011). Inspiratory muscle training to facilitate weaning from mechanical ventilation: protocol for a systematic review. BMC Research Notes, 4, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dwyer, T. (2011). Interval and continuous training are similarly effective in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(2), 155-156. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2011). Mechanisms and applications of hypertonic saline. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 104 suppl 1, s2-s5. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2011). New initiatives in Journal of Physiotherapy. Journal of Physiotherapy, 57, 67-68. [More Information]
  • Bye, P., Lau, E., Elkins, M. (2011). Pharmacological airway clearance strategies in bronchiectasis. European Respiratory Monograph, , 239-247.
  • Cox, N., Elkins, M. (2011). Physical training has several benefits for people with cystic fibrosis. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(10), 835-836. [More Information]
  • Moseley, A., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M. (2011). Reported Quality of Randomized Controlled Trials of Physiotherapy Interventions Has Improved Over Time. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 64(6), 594-601. [More Information]
  • Dwyer, T., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2011). The role of exercise in maintaining health in cystic fibrosis. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine, 17(6), 455-460. [More Information]
  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2011). Timing of dornase alfa inhalation for cystic fibrosis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2011 (5), 1-35. [More Information]
  • Tingpej, P., Elkins, M., Rose, B., Hu, H., Moriarty, C., Manos, J., Barras, B., Bye, P., Harbour, C. (2010). Clinical profile of adult cystic fibrosis patients with frequent epidemic clones of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Respirology, 15(6), 923-929. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Maher, C., Herbert, R., Elkins, M. (2010). Core Journals That Publish Clinical Trials of Physical Therapy Interventions. Physical Therapy, 90(11), 1631-1640. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Maher, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C. (2010). Correlation between the Journal Impact Factor and three other journal citation indices. Scientometrics, 85(1), 81-93. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Elkins, M. (2010). Endorsement of trial registration and the CONSORT statement by the Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia. Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia, 14(3), v-vi. [More Information]
  • Thornton, J., Murray, C., Elkins, M., Dwyer, T. (2010). Inhaled mannitol for cystic fibrosis (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (8), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Redfern, J. (2010). Is 'fast tracking' to Phase IV as effective as standard cardiac rehabilitation? International Journal of Cardiology, 145(3), 531-2. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Maher, C. (2010). Rating the quality of trials in systematic reviews of physical therapy interventions. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal, 21(3), 20-26. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Ada, L. (2010). Systematic reviews in Journal of Physiotherapy. Journal of Physiotherapy, 56(2), 69-69.
  • Macedo, L., Elkins, M., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Herbert, R., Sherrington, C. (2010). There was evidence of convergent and construct validity of Physiotherapy Evidence Database quality scale for physiotherapy trials. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 63(8), 920-925. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dentice, R. (2010). Timing of hypertonic saline inhalation for cystic fibrosis (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 11, 1-7. [More Information]
  • Khalili, M., Elkins, M. (2009). Aerobic exercise training improves lung function in children with intellectual disability: a randomised, controlled trial. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 55(3), 171-175.
  • Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Sherrington, C. (2009). Cochrane reviews used more rigorous methods than non-Cochrane reviews: survey of systematic reviews in physiotherapy. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 62(10), 1021-1030. [More Information]
  • Dwyer, T., Alison, J., McKeough, Z., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2009). Evaluation of the SenseWear activity monitor during exercise in cystic fibrosis and in health. Respiratory Medicine, 103(10), 1511-1517. [More Information]
  • Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Maher, C. (2009). Indexing of randomised controlled trials of physiotherapy interventions: a comparison of AMED, CENTRAL, CINAHL, EMBASE, Hooked on Evidence, PEDro, PsycINFO and PubMed. Physiotherapy, 95(3), 151-156. [More Information]
  • Kidd, T., Ramsay, K., Hu, H., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Grimwood, K., Harbour, C., Marks, G., Nissen, M., Robinson, P., Rose, B., et al (2009). Low rates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa misidentification in isolates from cystic fibrosis patients. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 47(5), 1503-1509. [More Information]
  • Maher, C., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R. (2008). A Description of the Trials, Reviews, and Practice Guidelines Indexed in the PEDro Database. Physical Therapy, 88(9), 1068-1077. [More Information]
  • Dwyer, T., Alison, J., McKeough, Z., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2008). Evaluation of the SenseWear Pro3 Armband to measure energy expenditure during treadmill walking in CF and healthy age-matched control subjects. Pediatric Pulmonology, 43(supplement 31), p386: A514-p386.
  • Bye, P., Elkins, M. (2007). Other mucoactive agents for cystic fibrosis. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews, 8(1), 30-39. [More Information]
  • Tingpej, P., Smith, L., Rose, B., Zhu, H., Conibear, T., Al Nassafi, K., Manos, J., Elkins, M., Bye, P., Willcox, M., Harbour, C., et al (2007). Phenotypic characterization of clonal and nonclonal Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from lungs of adults with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 45(6), 1697-1704. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C. (2007). Re: Response to Critically Appraised Paper, ‘An energy conservation course decreased fatigue impact and increased some aspects of quality of life at 6 weeks for persons with multiple sclerosis’. Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 54(1), 83-83.
  • Elkins, M., Robinson, M., Rose, B., Harbour, C., Moriarty, C., Marks, G., Belousova, E., Xuan, W., Bye, P., National Hypertonic Saline in Cystic Fibrosis (NHSCF) Study Group. (2006). A controlled trial of long-term inhaled hypertonic saline in patients with cystic fibrosis. New England Journal of Medicine, 354(3), 229-240. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2006). Inhaled hypertonic saline as a therapy for cystic fibrosis. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine, 12(6), 445-452. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Jones, A., Van der Schans, C. (2006). Positive expiratory pressure physiotherapy for airway clearance in people with cystic fibrosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 19(2), CD003147. [More Information]
  • Smith, L., Rose, B., Tingpej, P., Zhu, H., Conibear, T., Manos, J., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Willcox, M., Bell, S., Harbour, C., et al (2006). Protease IV production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa from the lungs of adults with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 55(Pt 12), 1641-1644. [More Information]
  • Hill, D., Rose, B., Pajkos, A., Robinson, M., Bye, P., Bell, S., Elkins, M., Thompson, B., Macleod, C., Aaron, S., Harbour, C. (2005). Antibiotic susceptibilities of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates derived from patients with cystic fibrosis under aerobic, anaerobic, and biofilm conditions. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 43(10), 5085-5090. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Lane, T., Goldberg, H., Pagliuso, J., Garske, L., Hector, E., Marchetto, L., Alison, J., Bye, P. (2005). Effect of airway clearance techniques on the efficacy of the sputum induction procedure. European Respiratory Journal, 26(5), 904-908. [More Information]
  • Punch, G., Syrmis, M., Rose, B., Harbour, C., Bye, P., Nissen, M., Elkins, M., Sloots, T. (2005). Method for detection of respiratory viruses in the sputa of patients with cystic fibrosis. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 24(1), 54-57.
  • Elkins, M., Alison, J., Bye, P. (2005). The effect of body position on maximal expiratory pressure and flow in adults with cystic fibrosis. Pediatric Pulmonology, 40(5), 385-391. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A. (2005). Was CAP summary faithful? Response. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 51(4), 266-266.
  • Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Moseley, A. (2004). Challenges For Evidence-Based Physical Therapy: Accessing And Interpreting High-Quality Evidence On Therapy. Physical Therapy, 84(7), 644-654.
  • Herbert, R., Sherrington, C., Moseley, A., Maher, C., Elkins, M. (2003). Evidence-based physical therapy. Journal of the Janpanese Physical Therapy Association, 11(30), 431-439.
  • Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Elkins, M. (2003). Relability of the PEDro Scale for rating quality of randomized controlled trials. Physical Therapy, 83(8), 713-721.
  • Anthony, M., Rose, B., Pegler, M., Elkins, M., Service, H., Thamotharampillai, K., Watson, J., Robinson, M., Bye, P., Merlino, J., Harbour, C. (2002). Genetic analysis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from the sputa of adult Australian cystic fibrosis patients. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 40(8), 2772-2778.
  • Badr, C., Elkins, M., Ellis, E. (2002). The effect of body position on maximal expiratory pressure and flow. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 48(2), 95-102.

Conferences

  • Pinto, R., Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Ferreira, P., Ferreira, M. (2011). A comparison of registered protocols and published reports of randomised controlled trials in physiotherapy. APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011, NA.
  • Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Elkins, M. (2002). Reliability of the PEDro quality scale for clinical trials. From Cell to Society 3, Sydney: The College of Health Sciences.
  • Alison, J., Bye, P., Elkins,, M., Eberl, S., Daviskas, E., Constable, C., Robinson, M. (2002). Three-dimensional quantification of mucociliary clearance in healthy subjects. VIIth International Physiotherapy Congress, Sydney: Australian Physiotherapy Association.
  • Ellis, E., Badr,, C., Elkins,, M. (2001). The effect of body position on maximum expiratory pressures and peak expiratory flow rates. State of the Art, : Ads & Adea.

2016

  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M., Middleton, P., Bishop, J., Wark, P., Dorahy, D., Harmer, C., Hu, H., Bye, P. (2016). A randomised trial of hypertonic saline during hospitalisation for exacerbation of cystic fibrosis. Thorax, 71(2), 141-147. [More Information]
  • Yamato, T., Maher, C., Saragiotto, B., Moseley, A., Hoffmann, T., Elkins, M., Petersen, S., Riley, S., Brismee, J. (2016). Improving completeness and transparency of reporting in clinical trials using the template for intervention description and replication (TIDieR) checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession. The Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy, 24(4), 183-184. [More Information]
  • Freeman-Sanderson, A., Togher, L., Elkins, M., Phipps, P. (2016). Quality of life improves with return of voice in tracheostomy patients in intensive care: An observational study. Journal of Critical Care, 33, 186-191. [More Information]
  • Freeman-Sanderson, A., Togher, L., Elkins, M., Phipps, P. (2016). Return of voice for ventilated tracheostomy patients in ICU: A randomized controlled trial of early-targeted intervention. Critical Care Medicine, 44(6), 1075-1081. [More Information]
  • Meneses-Echavez, J., Correa-Bautista, J., Gonzalez Jimenez, E., Rio-Valle, J., Elkins, M., Lobelo, F., Ramirez-Velez, R. (2016). The effect of exercise training on mediators of inflammation in breast cancer survivors: A systematic review with meta-analysis. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 25(7), 1009-1017. [More Information]
  • Yamato, T., Maher, C., Saragiotto, B., Moseley, A., Hoffmann, T., Elkins, M., Jull, G., Moore, A. (2016). The TIDieR (Template for Intervention, descriptor and replication) checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession. Manual Therapy, 24, v-vi. [More Information]
  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2016). Timing of dornase alfa inhalation for cystic fibrosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016 (7), 1-41. [More Information]
  • Stevens, M., Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Lin, C., Maher, C. (2016). What searches do users run on PEDro?: An analysis of 893,971 search commands over a 6-month period. Methods of Information in Medicine, 55(4), 333-339. [More Information]

2015

  • Kamper, S., Moseley, A., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Elkins, M., Sherrington, C. (2015). 15 years of tracking physiotherapy evidence on PEDro, where are we now? British Journal of Sports Medicine, 49(14), 507-509. [More Information]
  • Harmer, A., Elkins, M. (2015). Amount and frequency of exercise affect glycaemic control more than exercise mode or intensity. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 49(15), 1012-1014. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2015). Assessing baseline comparability in randomised trials. Journal of Physiotherapy, 61(4), 228-230. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dentice, R. (2015). Inspiratory muscle training facilitates weaning from mechanical ventilation among patients in the intensive care unit: a systematic review. Journal of Physiotherapy, 61(3), 125-134. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A. (2015). Intention-to-treat analysis. Journal of Physiotherapy, 61(3), 165-167. [More Information]
  • Mans, C., Reeve, J., Elkins, M. (2015). Postoperative outcomes following preoperative inspiratory muscle training in patients undergoing cardiothoracic or upper abdominal surgery: a systematic review and meta analysis. Clinical Rehabilitation, 29(5), 426-438. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Pinto, R. (2015). Usage evaluation of the physiotherapy evidence database (PEDro) among Brazilian physical therapists. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy, 19(4), 320-328. [More Information]

2014

  • Kamper, S., Moseley, A., Elkins, M. (2014). Clinical trials in sports physiotherapy. Building on five decades of research to produce even better trials: a critical review and tips for improvements. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(5), 346-348. [More Information]
  • Brennan, B., Elkins, M. (2014). Goal setting, problem solving and feedback improve short-term adherence to physical activity in people with stable heart failure. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(4), 343-344. [More Information]
  • Bradley, J., O'Neill, K., Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2014). Improving airway clearance in cystic fibrosis lung disease. European Respiratory Monograph, 64, 169-187. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Robinson, P., Anderson, S., Perry, C., Daviskas, E., Charlton, B. (2014). Inspiratory flows and volumes in subjects with cystic fibrosis using a new dry powder inhaler device. The Open Respiratory Medicine Journal, 8, 1-7. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Anderson, S., Perry, C., Daviskas, E., Charlton, B. (2014). Inspiratory Flows and Volumes in Subjects with Non-CF Bronchiectasis Using a New Dry Powder Inhaler Device. The Open Respiratory Medicine Journal, 8(1), 8-13. [More Information]
  • Maher, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Kamper, S. (2014). On "Identifying items to assess methodological quality.." Armio-Olivo A, Cummings GC, Fuentes J, et al. Phys Ther. 2014;94:1272-1284. Physical Therapy, 94(12), 1826-1826. [More Information]
  • Gupta, S., Elkins, M. (2014). Supervised walking training improves maximum and pain-free walking distances in people with intermittent claudication. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(14), 1130-1132. [More Information]
  • Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Janer-Duncan, L., Hush, J. (2014). The Quality of Reports of Randomized Controlled Trials Varies between Subdisciplines of Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy Canada, 66(1), 36-43. [More Information]

2013

  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical Trial Registration in Physical Therapy Journals: Recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Physical Therapy, 93(1), 6-10. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: recommendations from the international society of physiotherapy journal editors. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal, 24(1), 4-6. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: Recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Manual Therapy, 18(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Lin, C., Costa, L., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2013). Clinical Trial Registration in Physiotherapy Journals: Recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Physiotherapy Canada, 65(2), 109-115. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2013). Concealed allocation in randomised trails. Journal of Physiotherapy, 59, 134-136.
  • Costa, L., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Shiwa, S., Herbert, R., Sherrington, C. (2013). da Costa and colleagues’ criticism of PEDro scores is not supported by the data. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 66(10), 1192-1193. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2013). Evidence about prognosis. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 177-194). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C. (2013). Growth in the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro) and use of the PEDro scale. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 47(4), 188-189. [More Information]
  • Pinto, R., Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Ferreira, P., Ferreira, M. (2013). Many Randomized Trials of Physical Therapy Interventions Are Not Adequately Registered: A Survey of 200 Published Trials. Physical Therapy, 93(3), 299-309. [More Information]
  • Harmer, C., Alnassafi, K., Hu, H., Elkins, M., Bye, P., Rose, B., Cordwell, S., Triccas, J., Harbour, C., Manos, J. (2013). Modulation of gene expression by Pseudomonas aeruginosa during chronic infection in the adult cystic fibrosis lung. Microbiology, 159(11), 2354-2363. [More Information]
  • Del Mar, C., Bennett, S., Boyle, M., Coombes, J., Elkins, M., Morgan, A., Nissen, L., Rickard, C., Sanders, S., Schneider-Kolsky, M., et al (2013). Questions about diagnosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 153-176). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Baird, M., Bennett, J., Boyle, M., Coombes, J., Elkins, M., Nissen, L., Reilly, S., Rickard, C., Sanders, S. (2013). Questions about prognosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 195-220). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Bennett, J., Boyle, M., Coombes, J., Elkins, M., Ernst, E., Morgan, A., Nissen, L., Rickard, C., Sanders, S., et al (2013). Questions about the effects of interventions: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In Tammy Hoffman, Sally Bennett, Chris Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-Based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 97-135). Sydney, Australia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Kidd, T., Ramsay, K., Hu, H., Marks, G., Wainwright, C., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Robinson, P., Rose, B., Wilson, J., et al (2013). Shared pseudomonas aeruginosa genotypes are common in australian cystic fibrosis centres. European Respiratory Journal, 41(5), 1091-1100. [More Information]
  • Geha, N., Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Chiavegato, L., Shiwa, S., Costa, L. (2013). The quality and reporting of randomized trials in cardiothoracic physical therapy could be substantially improved. Respiratory Care, 58(11), 1899-1906. [More Information]
  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2013). Timing of dornase alfa inhalation for cystic �?brosis (review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2013 (6), 1-38. [More Information]
  • O'Herlihy, L., Elkins, M. (2013). Ultrasound may promote fracture healing but this does not necessarily accelerate return of function. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 47(6), 397-398. [More Information]

2012

  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2012). Adults with cystic fibrosis prefer hypertonic saline before or during airway clearance techniques: a randomised crossover trial. Journal of Physiotherapy, 58(1), 33-40. [More Information]
  • Lin, C., Elkins, M., Maher, C., Costa, L., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Sheikh, U., et al (2012). Clinical trial registration in physical therapy journals: recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia, 16(6), v-ix. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2012). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: recommendations from the International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors. Journal of Physiotherapy, 58(4), 211-213. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Lin, C., Grossi, D., Mancini, M., Swisher, A., Cook, C., Vaughn, D., Elkins, M., Sheikh, U., Moore, A., Maher, C., et al (2012). Clinical trial registration in physiotherapy journals: recommendations from the international society of physiotherapy journal editors. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, 42(12), 978-981. [More Information]
  • Robinson, C., Elkins, M., Bialkowski, K., Thornton, D., Kertesz, M. (2012). Desulfurization of mucin by Pseudomonas aeruginosa: Influence of sulfate in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 61(12), 1644-1653. [More Information]
  • Mans, C., Reeve, J., Gasparini, C., Elkins, M. (2012). Postoperative outcomes following preoperative inspiratory muscle training in patients undergoing open cardiothoracic or upper abdominal surgery: protocol for a systematic review. Systematic Reviews, 1, 1-5. [More Information]
  • Harmer, C., Triccas, J., Hu, H., Rose, B., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Manos, J. (2012). Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from the chronically infected cystic fibrosis lung display increased invasiveness of A549 epithelial cells over time. Microbial Pathogenesis, 53(1), 37-43. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2012). Standardisation of terms in the physiotherapy profession. Journal of Physiotherapy, 58(2), 76-76. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dentice, R. (2012). Timing of hypertonic saline inhalation for cystic fibrosis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2, 1-15. [More Information]

2011

  • Freeman-Sanderson, A., Togher, L., Phipps, P., Elkins, M. (2011). A clinical audit of the management of patients with a tracheostomy in an Australian tertiary hospital intensive care unit: Focus on speech-language pathology. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology (previously known as Advances in Speech-Language Pathology), 13(6), 518-525. [More Information]
  • Pinto, R., Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Ferreira, P., Ferreira, M. (2011). A comparison of registered protocols and published reports of randomised controlled trials in physiotherapy. APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011, NA.
  • Scarvell, J., Elkins, M. (2011). Aerobic exercise is beneficial for people with rheumatoid arthritis. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(12), 1008-1009. [More Information]
  • Michaleff, Z., Costa, L., Moseley, A., Maher, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Sherrington, C. (2011). CENTRAL, PEDro, PubMed, and EMBASE Are the Most Comprehensive Databases Indexing Randomized Controlled Trials of Physical Therapy Interventions. Physical Therapy, 91(2), 190-197. [More Information]
  • Moodie, L., Reeve, J., Elkins, M. (2011). Inspiratory muscle training increases inspiratory muscle strength in patients weaning from mechanical ventilation: a systematic review. Journal of Physiotherapy, 57(4), 213-221. [More Information]
  • Moodie, L., Reeve, J., Vermeulen, N., Elkins, M. (2011). Inspiratory muscle training to facilitate weaning from mechanical ventilation: protocol for a systematic review. BMC Research Notes, 4, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dwyer, T. (2011). Interval and continuous training are similarly effective in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(2), 155-156. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2011). Mechanisms and applications of hypertonic saline. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 104 suppl 1, s2-s5. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2011). New initiatives in Journal of Physiotherapy. Journal of Physiotherapy, 57, 67-68. [More Information]
  • Bye, P., Lau, E., Elkins, M. (2011). Pharmacological airway clearance strategies in bronchiectasis. European Respiratory Monograph, , 239-247.
  • Cox, N., Elkins, M. (2011). Physical training has several benefits for people with cystic fibrosis. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(10), 835-836. [More Information]
  • Moseley, A., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M. (2011). Reported Quality of Randomized Controlled Trials of Physiotherapy Interventions Has Improved Over Time. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 64(6), 594-601. [More Information]
  • Dwyer, T., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2011). The role of exercise in maintaining health in cystic fibrosis. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine, 17(6), 455-460. [More Information]
  • Dentice, R., Elkins, M. (2011). Timing of dornase alfa inhalation for cystic fibrosis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2011 (5), 1-35. [More Information]

2010

  • Tingpej, P., Elkins, M., Rose, B., Hu, H., Moriarty, C., Manos, J., Barras, B., Bye, P., Harbour, C. (2010). Clinical profile of adult cystic fibrosis patients with frequent epidemic clones of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Respirology, 15(6), 923-929. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Maher, C., Herbert, R., Elkins, M. (2010). Core Journals That Publish Clinical Trials of Physical Therapy Interventions. Physical Therapy, 90(11), 1631-1640. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Maher, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C. (2010). Correlation between the Journal Impact Factor and three other journal citation indices. Scientometrics, 85(1), 81-93. [More Information]
  • Costa, L., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Elkins, M. (2010). Endorsement of trial registration and the CONSORT statement by the Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia. Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia, 14(3), v-vi. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M. (2010). Evidence about prognosis. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 166-184). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Thornton, J., Murray, C., Elkins, M., Dwyer, T. (2010). Inhaled mannitol for cystic fibrosis (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (8), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Redfern, J. (2010). Is 'fast tracking' to Phase IV as effective as standard cardiac rehabilitation? International Journal of Cardiology, 145(3), 531-2. [More Information]
  • Del Mar, C., Bennett, S., Elkins, M., Lockwood, C., Morgan, A., Sanders, S., Schneider-Kolsky, M., Skeat, J. (2010). Questions about diagnosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 145-165). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Bennett, J., Baird, M., Elkins, M., Lockwood, C., Reilly, S., Sanders, S. (2010). Questions about prognosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 185-205). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Hoffmann, T., Bennett, J., Elkins, M., Lockwood, C., Morgan, A., Sanders, S., Spencer, A., Vitetta, L., Wright, C. (2010). Questions about the effects of interventions: examples of appraisals from different health professions. In T. Hoffmann; S. Bennett and C. Del Mar (Eds.), Evidence-based Practice Across the Health Professions, (pp. 96-127). Chatswood: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Maher, C. (2010). Rating the quality of trials in systematic reviews of physical therapy interventions. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal, 21(3), 20-26. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Ada, L. (2010). Systematic reviews in Journal of Physiotherapy. Journal of Physiotherapy, 56(2), 69-69.
  • Macedo, L., Elkins, M., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Herbert, R., Sherrington, C. (2010). There was evidence of convergent and construct validity of Physiotherapy Evidence Database quality scale for physiotherapy trials. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 63(8), 920-925. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Dentice, R. (2010). Timing of hypertonic saline inhalation for cystic fibrosis (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 11, 1-7. [More Information]

2009

  • Khalili, M., Elkins, M. (2009). Aerobic exercise training improves lung function in children with intellectual disability: a randomised, controlled trial. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 55(3), 171-175.
  • Moseley, A., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Sherrington, C. (2009). Cochrane reviews used more rigorous methods than non-Cochrane reviews: survey of systematic reviews in physiotherapy. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 62(10), 1021-1030. [More Information]
  • Dwyer, T., Alison, J., McKeough, Z., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2009). Evaluation of the SenseWear activity monitor during exercise in cystic fibrosis and in health. Respiratory Medicine, 103(10), 1511-1517. [More Information]
  • Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Maher, C. (2009). Indexing of randomised controlled trials of physiotherapy interventions: a comparison of AMED, CENTRAL, CINAHL, EMBASE, Hooked on Evidence, PEDro, PsycINFO and PubMed. Physiotherapy, 95(3), 151-156. [More Information]
  • Kidd, T., Ramsay, K., Hu, H., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Grimwood, K., Harbour, C., Marks, G., Nissen, M., Robinson, P., Rose, B., et al (2009). Low rates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa misidentification in isolates from cystic fibrosis patients. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 47(5), 1503-1509. [More Information]

2008

  • Maher, C., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R. (2008). A Description of the Trials, Reviews, and Practice Guidelines Indexed in the PEDro Database. Physical Therapy, 88(9), 1068-1077. [More Information]
  • Dwyer, T., Alison, J., McKeough, Z., Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2008). Evaluation of the SenseWear Pro3 Armband to measure energy expenditure during treadmill walking in CF and healthy age-matched control subjects. Pediatric Pulmonology, 43(supplement 31), p386: A514-p386.

2007

  • Bye, P., Elkins, M. (2007). Other mucoactive agents for cystic fibrosis. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews, 8(1), 30-39. [More Information]
  • Tingpej, P., Smith, L., Rose, B., Zhu, H., Conibear, T., Al Nassafi, K., Manos, J., Elkins, M., Bye, P., Willcox, M., Harbour, C., et al (2007). Phenotypic characterization of clonal and nonclonal Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from lungs of adults with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 45(6), 1697-1704. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Maher, C., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C. (2007). Re: Response to Critically Appraised Paper, ‘An energy conservation course decreased fatigue impact and increased some aspects of quality of life at 6 weeks for persons with multiple sclerosis’. Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 54(1), 83-83.

2006

  • Elkins, M., Robinson, M., Rose, B., Harbour, C., Moriarty, C., Marks, G., Belousova, E., Xuan, W., Bye, P., National Hypertonic Saline in Cystic Fibrosis (NHSCF) Study Group. (2006). A controlled trial of long-term inhaled hypertonic saline in patients with cystic fibrosis. New England Journal of Medicine, 354(3), 229-240. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Bye, P. (2006). Inhaled hypertonic saline as a therapy for cystic fibrosis. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine, 12(6), 445-452. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Jones, A., Van der Schans, C. (2006). Positive expiratory pressure physiotherapy for airway clearance in people with cystic fibrosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 19(2), CD003147. [More Information]
  • Smith, L., Rose, B., Tingpej, P., Zhu, H., Conibear, T., Manos, J., Bye, P., Elkins, M., Willcox, M., Bell, S., Harbour, C., et al (2006). Protease IV production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa from the lungs of adults with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 55(Pt 12), 1641-1644. [More Information]

2005

  • Hill, D., Rose, B., Pajkos, A., Robinson, M., Bye, P., Bell, S., Elkins, M., Thompson, B., Macleod, C., Aaron, S., Harbour, C. (2005). Antibiotic susceptibilities of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates derived from patients with cystic fibrosis under aerobic, anaerobic, and biofilm conditions. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 43(10), 5085-5090. [More Information]
  • Maher, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M. (2005). Critical appraisal of randomized trials, systematic reviews of randomized trials and clinical practice guidelines. In Boyling J, Jull G (Eds.), Grieve's Modern Manual Therapy, (pp. 603-614). Oxford: Elsevier.
  • Elkins, M., Lane, T., Goldberg, H., Pagliuso, J., Garske, L., Hector, E., Marchetto, L., Alison, J., Bye, P. (2005). Effect of airway clearance techniques on the efficacy of the sputum induction procedure. European Respiratory Journal, 26(5), 904-908. [More Information]
  • Punch, G., Syrmis, M., Rose, B., Harbour, C., Bye, P., Nissen, M., Elkins, M., Sloots, T. (2005). Method for detection of respiratory viruses in the sputa of patients with cystic fibrosis. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 24(1), 54-57.
  • Bye, P., Elkins, M. (2005). Mucociliary Clearance and Cystic Fibrosis. In Q. Hamid, J. Shannon, J. Martin (Eds.), Physiologic Basis of Respiratory Disease, (pp. 417-428). United States of America: BC Decker Inc.
  • Elkins, M., Alison, J., Bye, P. (2005). The effect of body position on maximal expiratory pressure and flow in adults with cystic fibrosis. Pediatric Pulmonology, 40(5), 385-391. [More Information]
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A. (2005). Was CAP summary faithful? Response. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 51(4), 266-266.

2004

  • Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Elkins, M., Herbert, R., Moseley, A. (2004). Challenges For Evidence-Based Physical Therapy: Accessing And Interpreting High-Quality Evidence On Therapy. Physical Therapy, 84(7), 644-654.
  • Elkins, M., Moseley, A., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Maher, C. (2004). Using evidence in clinical practice. In Kathryn Refshauge, Elizabeth Gass (Eds.), Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy: Clinical Science and Evidence-Based Practice, (pp. 257-269). Oxford, UK: Butterworth Heinemann.

2003

  • Herbert, R., Sherrington, C., Moseley, A., Maher, C., Elkins, M. (2003). Evidence-based physical therapy. Journal of the Janpanese Physical Therapy Association, 11(30), 431-439.
  • Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Elkins, M. (2003). Relability of the PEDro Scale for rating quality of randomized controlled trials. Physical Therapy, 83(8), 713-721.

2002

  • Anthony, M., Rose, B., Pegler, M., Elkins, M., Service, H., Thamotharampillai, K., Watson, J., Robinson, M., Bye, P., Merlino, J., Harbour, C. (2002). Genetic analysis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from the sputa of adult Australian cystic fibrosis patients. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 40(8), 2772-2778.
  • Maher, C., Sherrington, C., Herbert, R., Moseley, A., Elkins, M. (2002). Reliability of the PEDro quality scale for clinical trials. From Cell to Society 3, Sydney: The College of Health Sciences.
  • Badr, C., Elkins, M., Ellis, E. (2002). The effect of body position on maximal expiratory pressure and flow. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 48(2), 95-102.
  • Alison, J., Bye, P., Elkins,, M., Eberl, S., Daviskas, E., Constable, C., Robinson, M. (2002). Three-dimensional quantification of mucociliary clearance in healthy subjects. VIIth International Physiotherapy Congress, Sydney: Australian Physiotherapy Association.

2001

  • Ellis, E., Badr,, C., Elkins,, M. (2001). The effect of body position on maximum expiratory pressures and peak expiratory flow rates. State of the Art, : Ads & Adea.

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