Cathy Read


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

    6009 Perth


  • 191 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

  • 191 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 10 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

Steroid therapy and outcome of parapneumonic pleural effusions (STOPPE): Study protocol for a multicenter, double-blinded, placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial

Fitzgerald, D. B., Waterer, G. W., Read, C. A., Fysh, E. T., Shrestha, R., Stanley, C., Muruganandan, S., Lan, N. S. H., Popowicz, N. D., Peddle-McIntyre, C. J., Rahman, N. M., Gan, S. K., Murray, K. & Lee, Y. C. G., Oct 2019, In : Medicine. 98, 43, p. e17397

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pleural Effusion
Randomized Controlled Trials
16 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