Publications list for Clinical Professor Christine Jenkins

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  • Shah, S., Roydhouse, J., Toelle, B., Mellis, C., Jenkins, C., Edwards, P., Sawyer, S. (2014), Recruiting and retaining general practitioners to a primary care asthma-intervention study in Australia. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 20(1), 98-102. [Abstract]


  • Postma, D., Anzueto, A., Jenkins, C., Make, B., Similowski, T., Östlund, O., Eriksson, G., Calverley, P. (2013), Factor analysis in predominantly severe COPD: Identification of disease heterogeneity by easily measurable characteristics. Respiratory Medicine. 107(12), 1939-1947. [Abstract]
  • Patel, M., Shah, S., Cabana, M., Sawyer, S., Toelle, B., Mellis, C., Jenkins, C., Brown, R., Clark, N. (2013), Translation of an evidence-based asthma intervention: Physician Asthma Care Education (PACE) in the United States and Australia. Primary Care Respiratory Journal. 22(1), 29-36. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C. (2013), More than just reassurance on tiotropium safety. The New England Journal of Medicine. 369, 1555-1556. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C., Beasley, R. (2013), Authors' response to Metzdorf et al. Thorax. , 782-783. [Abstract]
  • Toelle, B., Xuan, W., Bird, T., Abramson, M., Atkinson, D., Burton, D., James, A., Jenkins, C., Johns, D., Maguire, G., Musk, A., Walters, E., Wood-Baker, R., Hunter, M., Graham, B., Southwell, P., Vollmer, W., Buist, A., Marks, G. (2013), Respiratory symptoms and illness in older Australians: the Burden of Obstructive Lung Disease (BOLD) study. The Medical Journal of Australia. 198(3), 144-148. [Abstract]
  • Osthoff, M., Jenkins, C., Leuppi, J. (2013), Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - a treatable disease. Swiss Medical Weekly. 143, w13777. [Abstract]
  • Yang, I., Jenkins, C. (2013), COPD management: An integrated approach. Medicine Today. 14(1), 10-18.
  • Van Ly, D., Faiz, A., Jenkins, C., Crossett, B., Black, J., McParland, B., Burgess, J., Oliver, B. (2013), Characterising the mechanism of airway smooth muscle β2 adrenoceptor desensitization by rhinovirus infected bronchial epithelial cells. PloS One. 8(2), e56058. [Abstract]


  • Crane, M., Douglass, J., Goeman, D., Cousens, N., Jenkins, C. (2012), Development and validation of the Patient Asthma Concerns Tool (PACT) to identify the needs of older people with asthma. Respiratory Medicine. 106(11), 1501-1508. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C., Seccombe, L., Tomlins, R. (2012), Abklärung von Asthmasymptomen in der Primärversorgung. Praxis. 101(16), 1039-1044. [Abstract]
  • Smith, T., Davidson, P., Lam, L., Jenkins, C., Ingham, J. (2012), The use of non-invasive ventilation for the relief of dyspnoea in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; a systematic review. Respirology. 17(2), 300-307. [Abstract]
  • Toelle, B., Foster, J., Jenkins, C. (2012), When Should a Patient Be Referred to a Mental Health Provider. In: Functional Respiratory Disorders: When Respiratory Symptoms Do Not Respond to Pulmonary Treatment. (pp.135-152).United States: Springer Science +Business Media.
  • Jenkins, C. (2012), Breathing Techniques for Asthma and Other Respiratory Diseases. In: Functional Respiratory Disorders: When Respiratory Symptoms Do Not Respond to Pulmonary Treatment. (pp.207-226).United States: Springer Science +Business Media.
  • Jenkins, C., Seccombe, L., Tomlins, R. (2012), Investigating asthma symptoms in primary care. BMJ. 344, e2734. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C., Celli, B., Anderson, J., Ferguson, G., Jones, P., Vestbo, J., Yates, J., Calverley, P. (2012), Seasonality and determinants of moderate and severe COPD exacerbations in the TORCH study. The European Respiratory Journal. 39(1), 38-45. [Abstract]


  • Goeman, D., Jenkins, C., Crane, M., Bosnic-Anticevich, S., Douglass, J. (2011), Unmet Needs of Older People with Asthma: Cross-Sectional Survey. Journal of Asthma. 48(9), 865-875. [Abstract]
  • Shah, S., Sawyer, S., Toelle, B., Mellis, C., Peat, J., Lagleva, M., Usherwood, T., Jenkins, C. (2011), Improving paediatric asthma outcomes in primary health care: a randomised controlled trial. Medical Journal of Australia. 195(7), 405-409. [Abstract]
  • Reddel, H., Jenkins, C., Quirce, S., Sears, M., Bateman, E., O'Byrne, P., Humbert, M., Buhl, R., Harrison, T., Brusselle, G., Thorén, A., Sjöbring, U., Peterson, S., Ostlund, O., Eriksson, G. (2011), Effect of different asthma treatments on risk of cold-related exacerbations. The European respiratory journal : official journal of the European Society for Clinical Respiratory Physiology. 38(3), 584-93. [Abstract]
  • Postma, D., Anzueto, A., Calverley, P., Jenkins, C., Make, B., Sciurba, F., Similowski, T., van der Molen, T., Eriksson, G. (2011), A new perspective on optimal care for patients with COPD. Primary Care Respiratory Journal. 20(2), 205-9. [Abstract]
  • Kelly, P., Kotsimbos, T., Reynolds, A., Wood-Baker, R., Hancox, B., Brown, S., Holmes, M., Simpson, G., Bowler, S., Waterer, G., Irving, L., Jenkins, C., Thompson, P., Cheng, A. (2011), FluCAN 2009: initial results from sentinel surveillance for adult influenza and pneumonia in eight Australian hospitals. The Medical Journal of Australia. 194(4), 169-174. [Abstract]
  • Celli, B., Vestbo, J., Jenkins, C., Jones, P., Ferguson, G., Calverley, P., Yates, J., Anderson, J., Willits, L., Wise, R. (2011), Sex Differences in Mortality and Clinical Expressions of Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: The TORCH Experience. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 183(3), 317-22. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C. (2011), Asthma attack in a spa pool: What could be the cause?. Medicine Today. 12(11), 72-73.
  • Peters, M., Jenkins, C. (2011), Correspondence in relation to critical appraisal by Chapman et al. Thorax. 66(1), 86; discussion 87-8. [Abstract]
  • Fletcher, M., Upton, J., Taylor-Fishwick, J., Buist, S., Jenkins, C., Hutton, J., Barnes, N., Van Der Molen, T., Walsh, J., Jones, P., Walker, S. (2011), COPD uncovered: an international survey on the impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [COPD] on a working age population. BMC Public Health. 11, 612. [Abstract]
  • Bateman, E., Harrison, T., Quirce, S., Reddel, H., Buhl, R., Humbert, M., Jenkins, C., Peterson, S., Ostlund, O., O'Byrne, P., Sears, M., Eriksson, G. (2011), Overall asthma control achieved with budesonide/formoterol maintenance and reliever therapy for patients on different treatment steps. Respiratory Research. 12, 38. [Abstract]
  • Roydhouse, J., Shah, S., Toelle, B., Sawyer, S., Mellis, C., Usherwood, T., Edwards, P., Jenkins, C. (2011), A snapshot of general practitioner attitudes, levels of confidence and self-reported paediatric asthma management practice. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 17(3), 288-293. [Abstract]
  • Vestbo, J., Anderson, J., Calverley, P., Celli, B., Ferguson, G., Jenkins, C., Yates, J., Jones, P. (2011), Bias due to withdrawal in long-term randomised trials in COPD: evidence from the TORCH study. The Clinical Respiratory Journal. 5(1), 44-49. [Abstract]
  • Cheng, A., Kotsimbos, T., Reynolds, A., Bowler, S., Brown, S., Hancox, R., Holmes, M., Irving, L., Jenkins, C., Thompson, P., Simpson, G., Waterer, G., Wood-Baker, R., Kelly, P. (2011), Clinical and epidemiological profile of patients with severe H1N1/09 pandemic influenza in Australia and New Zealand: an observational cohort study. BMJ Open. 1(1), e000100. [Abstract]


  • Calverley, P., Anderson, J., Celli, B., Ferguson, G., Jenkins, C., Jones, P., Crim, C., Willits, L., Yates, J., Vestbo, J. (2010), Cardiovascular events in patients with COPD: TORCH study results. Thorax. 65(8), 719-725. [Abstract]
  • Reddel, H., Gibson, P., Peters, M., Wark, P., Sand, I., Hoyos, C., Jenkins, C. (2010), Down-titration from high-dose combination therapy in asthma: Removal of long-acting beta(2)-agonist. Respiratory medicine. 104(8), 1110-20. [Abstract]
  • Chung, S., Seccombe, L., Jenkins, C., Frater, C., Ridley, L., Peters, M. (2010), Glossopharyngeal insufflation causes lung injury in trained breath-hold divers. Respirology (Carlton, Vic.). 15(5), 813-7. [Abstract]
  • Kotsimbos, T., Waterer, G., Jenkins, C., Kelly, P., Cheng, A., Hancox, R., Holmes, M., Wood-Baker, R., Bowler, S., Irving, L., Thompson, P. (2010), Influenza A/H1N1_09: Australia and New Zealand's winter of discontent. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 181(4), 300-306. [Abstract]
  • Bateman, E., Reddel, H., Eriksson, G., Peterson, S., Ostlund, O., Sears, M., Jenkins, C., Humbert, M., Buhl, R., Harrison, T., Quirce, S., O'Byrne, P. (2010), Overall asthma control: The relationship between current control and future risk. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 125(3), 600-608. [Abstract]
  • Shah, S., Toelle, B., Sawyer, S., Roydhouse, J., Edwards, P., Usherwood, T., Jenkins, C. (2010), Feasibility study of a communication and education asthma intervention for general practitioners in Australia. Aust Journal of Primary Health. 16(1), 75-80. [Abstract]
  • O'Byrne, P., Reddel, H., Eriksson, G., Ostlund, O., Peterson, S., Sears, M., Jenkins, C., Humbert, M., Buhl, R., Harrison, T., Quirce, S., Bateman, E. (2010), Measuring asthma control: a comparison of three classification systems. European Respiratory Journal. 36(2), 269-276. [Abstract]
  • Waterer, G., Hui, D., Jenkins, C. (2010), Public health management of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 infection in Australia: a failure!. Respirology. 15(1), 51-56. [Abstract]


  • Ferguson, G., Calverley, P., Anderson, J., Jenkins, C., Jones, P., Willits, L., Yates, J., Vestbo, J., Celli, B. (2009), Prevalence and Progression of Osteoporosis in Patients With COPD. Results From TORCH. Chest. 136(6), 1456-65. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C. (2009), Spirometry performance in primary care: the problem, and possible solutions. Primary Care Respiratory Journal. 18, 128-129. [Abstract]
  • Marks, G., Poulos, L., Jenkins, C., Gibson, P. (2009), Asthma in older adults: a holistic, person-centred and problem-oriented approach. The Medical Journal of Australia. 191, 197-199. [Abstract]
  • Goeman, D., Sanci, L., Scharf, S., Bailey, M., O'Hehir, R., Jenkins, C., Douglass, J. (2009), Improving general practice consultations for older people with asthma: a cluster randomised control trial. The Medical Journal of Australia. 191(2), 113-117. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C., Chang, A., Poulos, L., Marks, G. (2009), Asthma in Indigenous Australians: so much yet to do for Indigenous lung health. The Medical Journal of Australia. 190, 530-531. [Abstract]
  • Seale, J., Jenkins, C., Wood-Baker, R., Neville, A. (2009), Benefits of fixed-dose combination therapy with inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting bronchodilators as initial maintenance therapy in the management of asthma. Respirology (Carlton, Vic.). 14(2), 224-9. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C., Jones, P., Calverley, P., Celli, B., Anderson, J., Ferguson, G., Yates, J., Willits, L., Vestbo, J. (2009), Efficacy of salmeterol/fluticasone propionate by GOLD stage of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: analysis from the randomised, placebo-controlled TORCH study. Respiratory Research. 10(0), 59. [Abstract]
  • Keene, O., Vestbo, J., Anderson, J., Calverley, P., Celli, B., Ferguson, G., Jenkins, C., Jones, P. (2009), Methods for therapeutic trials in COPD: lessons from the TORCH trial. European Respiratory Journal. 34(5), 1018-1023. [Abstract]
  • Crim, C., Calverley, P., Anderson, J., Celli, B., Ferguson, G., Jenkins, C., Jones, P., Willits, L., Yates, J., Vestbo, J. (2009), Pneumonia risk in COPD patients receiving inhaled corticosteroids alone or in combination: TORCH study results. European Respiratory Journal. 34(3), 641-647. [Abstract]


  • Deshmukh, V., Toelle, B., Usherwood, T., O'Grady, B., Jenkins, C. (2008), The association of comorbid anxiety and depression with asthma-related quality of life and symptom perception in adults. Respirology (Carlton, Vic.). 13(5), 695-702. [Abstract]
  • Celli, B., Thomas, N., Anderson, J., Ferguson, G., Jenkins, C., Jones, P., Vestbo, J., Knobil, K., Yates, J., Calverley, P. (2008), Effect of pharmacotherapy on rate of decline of lung function in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: results from the TORCH study. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 178(4), 332-338. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C. (2008), COPD management. Part I. Strategies for managing the burden of established COPD. The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 12(6), 586-94. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C., Garcia, W., Godwin, M., Spencer, J., Stern, J., Abendroth, A., Slobedman, B. (2008), Immunomodulatory properties of a viral homolog of human interleukin-10 expressed by human cytomegalovirus during the latent phase of infection. Journal of virology. 82(7), 3736-3750. [Abstract]
  • Reddel, H., Belousova, E., Marks, G., Jenkins, C. (2008), Does continuous use of inhaled corticosteroids improve outcomes in mild asthma? A double-blind randomised controlled trial. Primary care respiratory journal. 17(1), 39-45. [Abstract]
  • Jenkins, C., Garcia, W., Abendroth, A., Slobedman, B. (2008), Expression of a human cytomegalovirus latency-associated homolog of interleukin-10 during the productive phase of infection. Virology. 370(2), 285-94. [Abstract]