Australasian Integrative Medicine Association (AIMA) Conference
Saturday/Sunday, 18 & 19 May, Auckland. Conference theme: Modern Epidemics - The Integrative Management of Cardiovascular & Auto-Immune Disease
NIH Study: Buteyko breathing technique improvements in asthma symptoms and reductions in reliever medications
A report by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, AHRQ, for the United States Institute of Health (NIH) finds Buteyko delivers substantial reductions in symptoms and medication usage for asthmatics.
Clinical Review: Sleep apnoea - A survey of breathing retraining
By Mary Birch, Australian Nursing Journal October 2012, Vol 20, No. 4, pages 40-41.
Over-diagnosis is 'doing more harm than good'
A feature article in the May issue of the British Medical Journal; Preventing over-diagnosis: how to stop harming the healthy, claims that asthma, among a list of other complaints, may be over-diagnosed.
Does the World's Bestselling Asthma Drug Sometimes Kill the Patients it is Supposed to Help?
Are Asthma Medications and Management Related to Deaths from Asthma?
Abramson MJ et al and the Victorian Asthma Mortality Study Group
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE VOL 163 2001
Buteyko Breathing Technique for asthma: an effective intervention
Journal of the New Zealand Medical Association, 12-December-2003, Vol 116 No 1187
Cardiovascular Disease and Health-Care Utilization in Snorers: a Population Survey
Andrea Dunai, MD, Andras P. Keszei, MD, PhD, Maria S. Kopp, MD,PhD, Colin M. Shapiro, MBBCh, PhD, FRCPC, Istvan Mucsi, MD, PhD, Marta Novak, MD, PhD SLEEP Volume 31, Issue 03, Pages 411-416
What is Buteyko?
A Fact Sheet from the Asthma Foundation of New Zealand