To lead the scoping, commissioning, co-ordination and delivery of all new ACPRC guidance documents and resources, in order to facilitate knowledge sharing and drive improvements in the quality of care for respiratory patients.
- Develop editorial policy and process for the publication of ACPRC guidance documents.
- Provide direction for guidance documents developed by and in association with the ACPRC.
- Facilitate a scoping procedure to determine the feasibility and nature of a guidance document.
- Facilitate and contribute to the development and review of guidance documents in collaboration with relevant individuals and organisations.
- Provide direction for dissemination of guidance documents.
- Identify research priorities for the ACPRC.
The editorial board members have been working on several projects identified previously as priorities by the ACPRC members. A number of scoping reviews have been conducted and findings will be disseminated. The following topics:
- Inspiratory Muscle Training (IMT) in various conditions
- Simulation Based Education (SBE) in respiratory physiotherapy.
- Dysfunctional Breathing
Lucy Gardiner, Anna Alderslade, Frances Butler, Emma Chaplin, Rachael Colclough, Jane Douglas, Siobhan Hollier, Jack Plumbe, Laura Graham, Claire Nolan, Kelly Wainwright and Agnieszka Lewko. Position statement and considerations for remotely delivered pulmonary rehabilitation services. Journal of ACPRC 2023. 55(1): 64-112. DOI: https://doi.org/10.56792/PHKG7674
Allaina Eden, Emma Matthews, Alicia Page, Izzie Easton and Una Jones. Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care scoping review of post-operative physiotherapy in people undergoing cardiac surgery. Journal of ACPRC 2023. 55(1): 114-50. DOI: https://doi.org/10.56792/ZUGA7227
Gabriella Cork, Clare Wade, Alison Gordon, Anna Vaughan-France, Amelia Palmer, Katy Walker and Una Jones. Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care: Airway clearance techniques for the intubated adult: a scoping review. Journal of ACPRC 2022; 54(3): 120-139
Kate Grafton, Caroline Wheldon, Robyn Stiger, Nathan Robbins, Catherine Baker and Una Jones. Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care scoping review: Post-operative physiotherapy management in upper gastrointestinal (GI) surgery. Journal of ACPRC 2022; 54(2): 92-106
Allaina Eden, Nikki Gilbert, Amy Bendall, Izzie Easton, Agnieszka Lewko, Alicia Page, Chloe Tait and Una Jones. Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care scoping review: Post-operative physiotherapy in people undergoing thoracic surgery. Journal of ACPRC 2022; 54 (1): 89-113
Owen Gustafson, Simon Hayward, Alex Helmsley, Jonathan Grant, Mike Smith, Chloe Tait, Natasha Pickering, Jo Hardy, Katherine Atkin and Una Jones. Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care position statement: Physiotherapists use of lung ultrasound. Journal of ACPRC 2021; 53 (2): 147- 150
Lucy Gardiner, Anna Alderslade, Frances Butler, Laura Graham, Theresa Harvey-Dunstan, Karen Ingram, Agnieszka Lewko, Claire Nolan, Helen Owen, Sam Pilsworth, Helen Stewart, Ema Swingwood, Kelly Wainwright, Christine Wright (2020). The ACPRC Statement and considerations for the remote delivery of pulmonary rehabilitation services during the COVID-19 pandemic (Part 1). Journal of ACPRC 2020; pp 1-41
Chair (starting April 2023): Agnieszka Lewko
Assistant Professor, Research Centre for Healthcare and Communities, Coventry University
Leaving Chair (2019- April 2023): Una Jones Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University
ACPRC Chair: Rachael Colclough
Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist in Respiratory Medicine at the University Hospital Birmingham
ACPRC Vice Chair: Harriet Shannon
Associate Professor, Cardiorespiratory Programme Lead, University College London (UCL)
Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University
ACPRC Journal Editor
Advanced Clinical Specialist, Chronic Respiratory and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Lecturer, University of Liverpool
Senior Lecturer, University of Essex
Physiotherapy Service Lead, Royal Papworth Hospital
ACPRC Surgical Champion
Principle Lecturer, Leeds Beckett University
Lead Physiotherapist AICU, Oxford University Hospitals; Honorary Research Physiotherapist, University of Oxford
ACPRC Journal Editor
Consultant Physiotherapist, Royal Free London NHS Trust
Lung Defence and ILD Team Lead Physiotherapist, Royal Papworth Hospital
Respiratory pathway lead at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston (UHBW) NHS Trust
Clare Liew Wade
Physiotherapy Graduate Tutor, Northumbria University