Cathy Read


  • The University of Western Australia (M516), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 174 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Humanities, Science and Society, BSc (Hons), University of Greenwich

1 Sep 19941 Jun 1996

External positions

Trial Coordinator, Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine

12 Jul 2012 → …


  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumothorax

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Research Output 2014 2019

  • 174 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 9 Article
  • 3 Abstract/Meeting Abstract
  • 1 Review article
3 Citations (Scopus)

Bacteriology and clinical outcomes of patients with culture-positive pleural infection in Western Australia: A 6-year analysis

Brims, F., Popowicz, N., Rosenstengel, A., Hart, J., Yogendran, A., Read, C. A., Lee, F., Shrestha, R., Franke, A., Lewis, J. R., Kay, I., Waterer, G. & Lee, Y. C. G., Feb 2019, In : Respirology. 24, 2, p. 171-178 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Western Australia
Cross Infection
Viridans Streptococci
11 Citations (Scopus)

Aggressive versus symptom-guided drainage of malignant pleural effusion via indwelling pleural catheters (AMPLE-2): an open-label randomised trial

Muruganandan, S., Azzopardi, M., Fitzgerald, D. B., Shrestha, R., Kwan, B. C. H., Lam, D. C. L., De Chaneet, C. C., Ali, M. R. S. R., Yap, E., Tobin, C. L., Garske, L. A., Nguyen, P. T., Stanley, C., Popowicz, N. D., Kosky, C., Thomas, R., Read, C. A., Budgeon, C. A., Feller-Kopman, D., Maskell, N. A. & 2 othersMurray, K. & Lee, Y. C. G., Sep 2018, In : Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 6, 9, p. 671-680 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Phase II Trial of the Oral FGF Receptor Inhibitor AZD4547 as 2nd or 3rd Line Therapy in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma - Trial in Progress

Lam, W-S., Lee, Y. C. G., Creaney, J., Muruganandan, S., Millward, M., Read, C. & Nowak, A., Jan 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 12, 1, p. S1087-S1087 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract


Muruganandan, S., Fitzgerald, D., Stanley, C., Read, C., Thomas, R. & Lee, Y. C. G., Nov 2017, In : Respirology. 22, p. 239-240 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

40 Citations (Scopus)
180 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of an indwelling pleural catheter vs talc pleurodesis on hospitalization days in patients with malignant pleural effusion: The AMPLE randomized clinical trial

Thomas, R., Fysh, E. T. H., Smith, N. A., Lee, P., Kwan, B. C. H., Yap, E., Horwood, F. C., Piccolo, F., Lam, D. C. L., Garske, L. A., Shrestha, R., Kosky, C., Read, C. A., Murray, K. & Lee, Y. C. G., 21 Nov 2017, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 318, 19, p. 1903-1912 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Malignant Pleural Effusion
Indwelling Catheters