Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Katrina Tonga

medicine-health
St Vincent's Clinical School

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Darley D; Matthews G; Dore G; Wilhelm K; Plit M; Stone E; Byrne A; Tonga K; Andresen D; Kelleher A; Cysique L; Cunningham P; Brew B, 2021, 'Persistent symptoms up to four months after community and hospital- managed SARS- CoV- 2 infection', Medical Journal of Australia, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50963
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Rutting S; Chapman DG; Badal T; Sanai F; Zimmermann SC; Thamrin C; King GG; Tonga KO, 2021, 'Higher body mass index is associated with increased lung stiffness and less airway obstruction in individuals with asthma and fixed airflow obstruction', ERJ OPEN RESEARCH, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00336-2020
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Rutting S; Xenaki D; Reddy KD; Baraket M; Chapman DG; King GG; Oliver BG; Tonga KO, 2021, 'Airway smooth muscle cells from severe asthma patients with fixed airflow obstruction are responsive to steroid and bronchodilator treatment in vitro.', ERJ Open Res, vol. 7, pp. 00117 - 2021, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00117-2021
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Durack T; Chapman DG; Rutting S; Thamrin C; King GG; Tonga KO, 2021, 'Dynamic compliance and reactance in older non-smokers with asthma and fixed airflow obstruction.', Eur Respir J, pp. 2004400 - 2004400, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.04400-2020
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tang FSM; Rutting S; Farrow CE; Tonga KO; Watts J; Dame-Carrol JR; Bertolin A; King GG; Thamrin C; Chapman DG, 2020, 'Ventilation heterogeneity and oscillometry predict asthma control improvement following step-up inhaled therapy in uncontrolled asthma', Respirology, vol. 25, pp. 827 - 835, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13772
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Rutting S; Mahadev S; Tonga KO; Bailey DL; Dame Carroll JR; Farrow CE; Thamrin C; Chapman DG; King GG, 2020, 'Obesity alters the topographical distribution of ventilation and the regional response to bronchoconstriction', Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985), vol. 128, pp. 168 - 177, http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00482.2019
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga KO; Chapman DG; Farah CS; Oliver BG; Zimmermann SC; Milne S; Sanai F; Jetmalani K; Berend N; Thamrin C; King GG, 2020, 'Reduced lung elastic recoil and fixed airflow obstruction in asthma', Respirology, vol. 25, pp. 613 - 619, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13688
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Reddy KD; Rutting S; Tonga K; Xenaki D; Simpson JL; McDonald VM; Plit M; Malouf M; Zakarya R; Oliver BG, 2020, 'Sexually dimorphic production of interleukin-6 in respiratory disease', Physiological Reports, vol. 8, pp. e14459, http://dx.doi.org/10.14814/phy2.14459
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Zimmermann SC; Tonga KO; Thamrin C, 2019, 'Dismantling airway disease with the use of new pulmonary function indices', European Respiratory Review, vol. 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/16000617.0122-2018
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Milne S; Huvanandana J; Nguyen C; Duncan JM; Chapman DG; Tonga KO; Zimmermann SC; Slattery A; King GG; Thamrin C, 2019, 'Time-based pulmonary features from electrical impedance tomography demonstrate ventilation heterogeneity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease', Journal of Applied Physiology, vol. 127, pp. 1441 - 1452, http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00304.2019
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Oliver B; Tonga K; Darley D; Rutting S; Zhang X; Chen H; Wang G, 2019, 'COPD treatment choices based on blood eosinophils: Are we there yet?', Breathe, vol. 15, pp. 318 - 323, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/20734735.0254-2019
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga KO; Berend N; Thamrin C; Farah CS; Jetmalani K; Chapman DG; King GG, 2019, 'Lung elastic recoil and ventilation heterogeneity of diffusion-dependent airways in older people with asthma and fixed airflow obstruction', The European respiratory journal, vol. 53, pp. 1801028 - 1801028, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01028-2018
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga KO; King GG; Farah CS; Thamrin C; Tang FS; Santos J; Sharma P; Chapman DG; Oliver BG, 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, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12931-018-0880-2
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga KO; Robinson PD; Farah CS; King GG; Thamrin C, 2017, 'In vitro and in vivo functional residual capacity comparisons between multiple-breath nitrogen washout devices.', ERJ Open Res, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00011-2017
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga K, 2017, 'In vitro and in vivo functional residual comparisons between multiple breath nitrogen washout devices.', ERJ Open Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00011-2017
    Journal articles | 2004
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Heuser P; Tonga K; Hopkins R; Henderson M; Weatherall M; Metcalfe S; Beasley R, 2004, 'Specific oral contraceptive use and venous thromboemolism resulting in hospital admission', New Zealand Medical Journal, vol. 117, pp. U1176, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15570345
  • Conference Abstracts | 2021
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Darley D, 2021, 'Characterisation of Baseline and Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction by Airway Oscillometry: Results of a Multi-Centre Cross-Sectional Stud', in Characterisation of Baseline and Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction by Airway Oscillometry: Results of a Multi-Centre Cross-Sectional Stud, presented at International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Annual Meeting, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2021.01.1881
    Conference Papers | 2021
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga KO; Ennis S; Silverstone E; Milner B; Marshall HM; Fong KM; Stone E, 2021, 'Emphysema as a "Radiomic-Biomarker" Using Low-Dose Computed Tomography Scans in High-Risk Smokers', in TP136. TP136 THORACIC ONCOLOGY: LUNG CANCER SCREENING/NODULE MANAGEMENT, American Thoracic Society, presented at American Thoracic Society 2021 International Conference, May 14-19, 2021 - San Diego, CA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2021.203.1_meetingabstracts.a4783
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Chapman DG; Arnott C; Puranik R; Prael G; Patel K; Tonga KO; Milne S; Zimmermann SC; Munoz PA; Lake CD; Kaminsky DA; Lau E; King GG, 2020, 'Elastic Chest Compression Reduced Hyperinflation in People with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease', in D28. COPD: FROM PATHOGENESIS TO PROGNOSIS, American Thoracic Society, presented at American Thoracic Society 2020 International Conference, May 15-20, 2020 - Philadelphia, PA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2020.201.1_meetingabstracts.a6430
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga K; Durack T; Chapman D; Thamrin C; King G, 2019, 'Dynamic compliance and forced oscillatory reactance in older non-smokers with asthma and fixed airflow obstruction', in Clinical respiratory physiology, exercise and functional imaging, European Respiratory Society, presented at ERS International Congress 2019 abstracts, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.congress-2019.pa3936
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga K; Berend N; Thamrin C; Farah CS; Jetmalani K; Chapman D; King GG, 2019, 'Lung Elastic Recoil and Acinar Ventilation Heterogeneity in Older Non-Smokers with Asthma and Fixed Airflow Obstruction', in A64. CLINICAL ASTHMA: ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT, American Thoracic Society, presented at American Thoracic Society 2019 International Conference, May 17-22, 2019 - Dallas, TX, http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2019.199.1_meetingabstracts.a2223
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Nilsen K; Chapman DG; Tonga KO; King GG; Thompson BR; Thamrin C, 2018, 'Late Breaking Abstract - Estimating elastic recoil via the forced oscillation technique (FOT).', in Clinical respiratory physiology, exercise and functional imaging, European Respiratory Society, presented at ERS International Congress 2018 abstracts, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.congress-2018.oa2146
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Katrina Tonga
    Tonga K; Thamrin C; Farah C; Robinson P; King G, 2016, 'In-vivo and in-vitro functional residual capacity comparisons between multiple breath nitrogen washout devices', in 4.1 Clinical Physiology, Exercise and Functional Imaging, European Respiratory Society, presented at ERS International Congress 2016 abstracts, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.congress-2016.pa2222

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