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Tonga KO; Oliver BG, 2023, 'Effectiveness of Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Therapy: Focusing on Traditional Medical Practices', Journal of Clinical Medicine, 12,

Darley DR; Nilsen K; Vazirani J; Borg BM; Levvey B; Snell G; Plit ML; Tonga KO, 2023, 'Airway oscillometry parameters in baseline lung allograft dysfunction: Associations from a multicenter study', Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 42, pp. 767 - 777,

Darley DR; Nilsen K; Vazirani J; Borg B; Levvey B; Snell G; Plit M; Tonga K, 2023, '(297) Oscillometry Resistance Parameters Elucidate Obstructive Physiology in Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction Phenotypes: Results from a Multi-Centre Cross-Sectional Study', The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 42, pp. S141 - S142,

Stone E; Irving LB; Tonga KO; Thompson B, 2022, 'Sustaining the Australian respiratory workforce through the COVID-19 pandemic: a scoping literature review', Internal Medicine Journal, 52, pp. 1115 - 1122,

Rutting S; Thamrin C; Cross TJ; King GG; Tonga KO, 2022, 'Fixed Airflow Obstruction in Asthma: A Problem of the Whole Lung Not of Just the Airways', Frontiers in Physiology, 13, pp. 898208,

Rutting S; Tonga KO; King GG, 2022, 'Toward explaining fixed airflow obstruction in asthma', Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 149, pp. 890 - 892,

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', European Respiratory Journal, 58,

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 Research, 7,

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,

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, 7, pp. 1 - 4,

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, 25, pp. 827 - 835,

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, 25, pp. 613 - 619,

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, 8,

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), 128, pp. 168 - 177,

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, 15, pp. 318 - 323,

Zimmermann SC; Tonga KO; Thamrin C, 2019, 'Dismantling airway disease with the use of new pulmonary function indices', European Respiratory Review, 28,

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', European Respiratory Journal, 53,

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, 127, pp. 1441 - 1452,

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', Respiratory Research, 19,

Tonga K, 2017, 'In vitro and in vivo functional residual comparisons between multiple breath nitrogen washout devices.', ERJ Open Research,

Tonga KO; Robinson PD; Farah CS; King GG; Thamrin C, 2017, 'In vitro and in vivo functional residual capacity comparisons between multiplebreath nitrogen washout devices', ERJ Open Research, 3,

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, 117

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