The APSR is committed to improving clinical practice in respiratory medicine and related disciplines in the Asia-Pacific region through education.
Our toolbox includes regular publications, the annual Congress, workshops and events such as the Educational Seminar of the APSR (ESAP).
For your particular specialty, see the papers selected for their specific educational value.
APSR Endorsements, Position Papers and Guidelines
- Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand oxygen guidelines for acute oxygen use in adults: 'Swimming between the flags'
Beasley R, Chien J, Douglas J, Eastlake L, Farah C, King G, Moore R, Pilcher J, Richards M, Smith S and Walters H. (2015): Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand oxygen guidelines for acute oxygen use in adults: 'Swimming between the flags'. Respirology, 20: 1182-1191. doi:10.1111/resp.12620
- Tools for Assessing Outcomes in Studies of Chronic Cough. CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report
Louis-Philippe Boulet MD FCCP, Remy R Coeytaux MD PhD, Douglas C McCrory MD MHS, Cynthia T French PhD RN FCCP, Anne B Chang MBBS PhD MPH, Surinder S Birring MBChB MD, Jaclyn Smith MBChB PhD, Rebecca L Diekemper MPH, Bruce Rubin MD MEngr MBA, and Richard S Irwin MD Master FCCP, on behalf of the CHEST Expert Cough Panel, Chest. 2015; 147(3):804-814. doi: 10.1378/chest.14–2506
- Global Emergence of Unregulated Stem Cell Treatments for Respiratory Diseases
Laertis Ikonomou, Robert J Freishtat, Darcy E Wagner, Angela Panoskaltsis-Mortari, and Daniel J Weiss: "The Global Emergence of Unregulated Stem Cell Treatments for Respiratory Diseases. Professional Societies Need to Act", Annals of the American Thoracic Society, Vol. 13, No. 8 (2016), pp. 1205–1207.
- How to write a research paper
Peter R Eastwood, Matthew T Naughton, Peter Calverley, Guangqiao Zeng, Richard Beasley, Bruce Robinson, YC Gary Lee: "How to write research papers and grants: 2011 Asian Pacific Society for Respirology Annual Scientific Meeting Postgraduate Session", Respirology (2012) DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1843.2012.02175.x
- Research Paper Writing Symposium
Klaus F Rabe, Edward Abraham, Richard S Irwin, Philip J Thompson: "The 'Write' Way For Authors". APSR session at 11th Congress of the APSR, Kyoto, 2006.
- Oral presentation tips
Peter R Eastwood: "10 Tips in 10 minutes for oral presentations". APSR-ISRD session of the ATS International Conference in San Francisco, 2016.