C Anderson

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Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Capture-recapture is a potentially useful method for assessing publication bias
    Derrick A Bennett
    The Clinical Trials Research Unit, 3 Ferncroft Street, Grafton, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Private Bag 92019, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:349-57. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Life events and risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage: the australasian cooperative research on subarachnoid hemorrhage study (ACROSS)
    Ivy Shiue
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 41:1304-6. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Action to improve awareness, participation, care and support for people with epilepsy
    Beverley M Essue
    Neurological and Mental Health Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:7-9. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Rationale and design of the cardiac magnetic resonance imaging substudy of The ONTARGET Trial Programme
    C Anderson
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Int Med Res 33:50A-57A. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in stroke incidence in Auckland, New Zealand, during 1981 to 2003
    Craig S Anderson
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 36:2087-93. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Active and passive smoking and the risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage: an international population-based case-control study
    Craig S Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 35:633-7. 2004
  7. doi request reprint [The second (main) phase of an open, randomised, multicentre study to investigate the effectiveness of an INTEnsive blood pressure Reduction in Acute Cerebral hemorrhage Trial (INTERACT2): protocol and baseline characteristics of patients included in Fran
    C Delcourt
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Level 10, King George V Building, 83 117, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australie
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 168:321-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The effects of blood pressure reduction and of different blood pressure-lowering regimens on major cardiovascular events according to baseline blood pressure: meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Sebastien Czernichow
    The George Institute, Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens 29:4-16. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Lower blood pressure and risk of recurrent stroke in patients with chronic kidney disease: PROGRESS trial
    T Ninomiya
    George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Kidney Int 73:963-70. 2008
  10. pmc Effects of different regimens to lower blood pressure on major cardiovascular events in older and younger adults: meta-analysis of randomised trials
    F Turnbull
    George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMJ 336:1121-3. 2008

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Capture-recapture is a potentially useful method for assessing publication bias
    Derrick A Bennett
    The Clinical Trials Research Unit, 3 Ferncroft Street, Grafton, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Private Bag 92019, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:349-57. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the influence of publication bias in a systematic review of the effectiveness of Progressive Resistance Training (PRT) in older people...
  2. doi request reprint Life events and risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage: the australasian cooperative research on subarachnoid hemorrhage study (ACROSS)
    Ivy Shiue
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 41:1304-6. 2010
    ..Because little evidence exists and the topic often raises concerns, we aimed to determine the relationship between life events and subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) in a population-based case-control setting...
  3. ncbi request reprint Action to improve awareness, participation, care and support for people with epilepsy
    Beverley M Essue
    Neurological and Mental Health Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:7-9. 2011
    ..A national policy forum in Sydney connected researchers, clinicians, advocates, consumers and policymakers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rationale and design of the cardiac magnetic resonance imaging substudy of The ONTARGET Trial Programme
    C Anderson
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Int Med Res 33:50A-57A. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in stroke incidence in Auckland, New Zealand, during 1981 to 2003
    Craig S Anderson
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 36:2087-93. 2005
    ..Long-term trends in stroke incidence in different populations have not been well characterized, largely as a result of the complexities associated with population-based stroke surveillance...
  6. ncbi request reprint Active and passive smoking and the risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage: an international population-based case-control study
    Craig S Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 35:633-7. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to better clarify the risks associated with cigarette smoking and subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  7. doi request reprint [The second (main) phase of an open, randomised, multicentre study to investigate the effectiveness of an INTEnsive blood pressure Reduction in Acute Cerebral hemorrhage Trial (INTERACT2): protocol and baseline characteristics of patients included in Fran
    C Delcourt
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Level 10, King George V Building, 83 117, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australie
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 168:321-7. 2012
    ..This article also compares the baseline characteristics of the patients included in France with the baseline characteristics of the patients included in the pilot study INTERACT1...
  8. doi request reprint The effects of blood pressure reduction and of different blood pressure-lowering regimens on major cardiovascular events according to baseline blood pressure: meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Sebastien Czernichow
    The George Institute, Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens 29:4-16. 2011
    ..The objective was to compare the risk reductions achieved by different blood pressure-lowering regimens among individuals with different baseline blood pressures...
  9. doi request reprint Lower blood pressure and risk of recurrent stroke in patients with chronic kidney disease: PROGRESS trial
    T Ninomiya
    George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Kidney Int 73:963-70. 2008
    ..We found that perindopril-based BP lowering effectively prevented recurrent stroke in people with CKD, across a wide range of BP levels, without evidence of an increased risk of stroke in people with low BP levels...
  10. pmc Effects of different regimens to lower blood pressure on major cardiovascular events in older and younger adults: meta-analysis of randomised trials
    F Turnbull
    George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMJ 336:1121-3. 2008
    ..To quantify the relative risk reductions achieved with different regimens to lower blood pressure in younger and older adults...
  11. doi request reprint Do men and women respond differently to blood pressure-lowering treatment? Results of prospectively designed overviews of randomized trials
    Fiona Turnbull
    Blood Pressure Lowering Treatment Trialists Collaboration, The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Eur Heart J 29:2669-80. 2008
    ..The aims of these overview analyses were to quantify the effects of blood pressure-lowering treatment in each sex and to determine if there are important differences in the proportional benefits of treatment between men and women...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive function and risks of cardiovascular disease and hypoglycaemia in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Action in Diabetes and Vascular Disease: Preterax and Diamicron Modified Release Controlled Evaluation (ADVANCE) trial
    B E de Galan
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Diabetologia 52:2328-36. 2009
    ..Furthermore, we tested whether level of cognitive function altered the beneficial effects of the BP-lowering and glycaemic-control regimens in the trial...
  13. doi request reprint Falls after stroke: results from the Auckland Regional Community Stroke (ARCOS) Study, 2002 to 2003
    Ngaire Kerse
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 39:1890-3. 2008
    ..Falls are an important issue in older people. We aimed to determine the incidence, circumstances, and predictors of falls in patients with recent acute stroke...
  14. doi request reprint The second (main) phase of an open, randomised, multicentre study to investigate the effectiveness of an intensive blood pressure reduction in acute cerebral haemorrhage trial (INTERACT2)
    C Delcourt
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Stroke 5:110-6. 2010
    ..This article describes the design of the second, main phase, INTERACT2...
  15. doi request reprint The influence of psychiatric morbidity on return to paid work after stroke in younger adults: the Auckland Regional Community Stroke (ARCOS) Study, 2002 to 2003
    Nick Glozier
    The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 39:1526-32. 2008
    ..This study aimed to determine the frequency and determinants of return to work, in particular the effect of early psychiatric morbidity, in a population-based study of stroke survivors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Improved survival after stroke: is admission to hospital the major explanation? Trend analyses of the Auckland Regional Community Stroke Studies
    Kristie N Carter
    George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Cerebrovasc Dis 23:162-8. 2007
    ..There is uncertainty regarding the impact of changes in stroke care and natural history of stroke in the community. We examined factors responsible for trends in survival after stroke in a series of population-based studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Frequency, management, and predictors of abnormal mood after stroke: the Auckland Regional Community Stroke (ARCOS) study, 2002 to 2003
    Maree L Hackett
    Neurological and Mental Health Division, The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 37:2123-8. 2006
    ..Mood disorders are an important consequence of stroke. We aimed to identify significant, clinically useful predictors of abnormal mood after stroke...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for subarachnoid hemorrhage: an updated systematic review of epidemiological studies
    Valery L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 36:2773-80. 2005
    ..After a 1996 review from our group on risk factors for subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), much new information has become available. This article provides an updated overview of risk factors for SAH...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictors of depression after stroke: a systematic review of observational studies
    Maree L Hackett
    Neurological Diseases and Ageing Division, The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 36:2296-301. 2005
    ..Knowledge of the predictors of depression associated with stroke may allow for the better targeting of therapy, both prevention and treatment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Management of depression after stroke: a systematic review of pharmacological therapies
    Maree L Hackett
    The George Institute for International Health, Neurological Diseases and Ageing Division, affiliated with the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 36:1098-103. 2005
    ..We aimed to assess the effectiveness of antidepressants for the treatment and prevention of depression after stroke...
  21. ncbi request reprint Migraine and risk of subarachnoid haemorrhage: a population-based case-control study
    Kristie N Carter
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 12:534-7. 2005
    ..Evidence exists for an association between migraine and ischaemic stroke, but there is uncertainty about whether migraine is a risk factor for subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Frequency of depression after stroke: a systematic review of observational studies
    Maree L Hackett
    George Institute for International Health, Neurological Diseases and Ageing Division, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 36:1330-40. 2005
    ..Although depression is an important sequelae of stroke, there is uncertainty regarding its frequency and outcome...
  23. doi request reprint Effects of early intensive blood pressure-lowering treatment on the growth of hematoma and perihematomal edema in acute intracerebral hemorrhage: the Intensive Blood Pressure Reduction in Acute Cerebral Haemorrhage Trial (INTERACT)
    Craig S Anderson
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 41:307-12. 2010
    ..The present analyses aimed to determine the effects of treatment on hematoma and perihematomal edema over 72 hours...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin D supplementation on strength, physical performance, and falls in older persons: a systematic review
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1219-26. 2003
    ..identify, appraise, and synthesize data from randomized, controlled trials of vitamin D supplementation in older people...
  25. ncbi request reprint Determinants of heterotopic ossification after total hip replacement surgery
    Marlene Fransen
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Lidcomb, NSW 1825, Australia
    Hip Int 19:41-6. 2009
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of a perindopril-based blood pressure-lowering regimen on disability and dependency in 6105 patients with cerebrovascular disease: a randomized controlled trial
    M Fransen
    Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 34:2333-8. 2003
    ..We sought to quantify the effects of blood pressure lowering on long-term disability and dependency among patients with cerebrovascular disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint The Perindopril Protection Against Recurrent Stroke Study (PROGRESS): clinical implications for older patients with cerebrovascular disease
    Yogini Ratnasabapathy
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Drugs Aging 20:241-51. 2003
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Variation in the frequency of intracerebral haemorrhage and ischaemic stroke in China: a national, multicentre, hospital register study
    Jade W Wei
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia jwei george org au
    Cerebrovasc Dis 29:321-7. 2010
    ..Intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) accounts for about one third of all strokes in China, a proportion that is three times higher than in Western populations. We aimed to determine the frequency distribution of ICH in China...
  29. doi request reprint Role of health insurance in averting economic hardship in families after acute stroke in China
    Emma Heeley
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 40:2149-56. 2009
    ..Stroke is a major health burden in China, but there are limited data on its economic effects on households. We aimed to examine the economic impact of stroke and to assess the influence of health insurance...
  30. ncbi request reprint Very long-term outcome after stroke in Auckland, New Zealand
    Craig S Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 35:1920-4. 2004
    ..We aimed to determine survival and health status at 21-year follow-up of patients who participated in a population-based stroke incidence study undertaken in Auckland, New Zealand...
  31. doi request reprint Comparison of recovery patterns and prognostic indicators for ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in China: the ChinaQUEST (QUality Evaluation of Stroke Care and Treatment) Registry study
    Jade W Wei
    BPharm, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 41:1877-83. 2010
    ..Limited data exist on the comparative recovery patterns and outcomes of patients with ischemic stroke and intracerebral hemorrhage in China...
  32. doi request reprint Trends in incidence and outcome of stroke in Perth, Western Australia during 1989 to 2001: the Perth Community Stroke Study
    Md Shaheenul Islam
    Neurological and Mental Health Division, The George Institute for International Health, The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Stroke 39:776-82. 2008
    ..We studied temporal trends in major stroke outcomes in Perth, Western Australia (WA), comparing 3 12-month periods, roughly 5 years apart, between 1989 and 2001...
  33. doi request reprint The impact of stroke on unpaid caregivers: results from The Auckland Regional Community Stroke study, 2002-2003
    Varsha Parag
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:548-54. 2008
    ..Few studies have assessed the longitudinal impact of providing unpaid care for stroke survivors. We aimed to describe the positive and negative impact of providing unpaid care and to identify independent predictors of poor carer outcome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of progressive resistance strength training in older adults
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:48-61. 2004
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to quantify the effectiveness of progressive resistance strength training (PRT) to reduce physical disability in older people...
  35. ncbi request reprint Management of hypertension in the oldest old: a study in primary care in New Zealand
    Hugh Senior
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Age Ageing 35:178-82. 2006
    ..The benefits of blood pressure (BP) lowering are well established except in the oldest old, and suboptimal control of hypertension has been found in many different populations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammation, endothelial dysfunction, dietary fatty acids and micronutrients as risk factors for stroke: a selective review
    Valery L Feigin
    The Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:219-24. 2002
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk perception and evidence--practice gaps in Australian general practice (the AusHEART study)
    Emma L Heeley
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:254-9. 2010
    ..To examine the perception and management of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk in Australian primary care...
  38. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical interventions for emotionalism after stroke
    Maree L Hackett
    Department of Neurological and Mental Health, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2050
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD003690. 2010
    ..Our conclusions must be qualified by several methodological deficiencies in the studies. More reliable data are required before recommendations can be made about the treatment of post-stroke emotionalism...
  39. doi request reprint Stroke survivors who score below threshold on standard depression measures may still have negative cognitions of concern
    Maree L Hackett
    George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 41:478-81. 2010
    ..We explored whether important negative cognitions may be missed by conventional approaches to screening for depression in 2 independently conducted stroke studies with similar methods...
  40. doi request reprint Secondary prevention of ischemic stroke in urban China
    Jade W Wei
    The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, Camperdown NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 41:967-74. 2010
    ..We aimed to describe the uptake of proven secondary prevention strategies for ischemic stroke in urban China...
  41. ncbi request reprint Stroke epidemiology: a review of population-based studies of incidence, prevalence, and case-fatality in the late 20th century
    Valery L Feigin
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet Neurol 2:43-53. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint The emerging role of induced hypothermia in the management of acute stroke
    Valery L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Clin Neurosci 9:502-7. 2002
    ..Critical issues that will need to be considered in a well designed randomised controlled trial of induced hypothermia in acute stroke patients are discussed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Long-term disability after first-ever stroke and related prognostic factors in the Perth Community Stroke Study, 1989-1990
    Graeme J Hankey
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Stroke 33:1034-40. 2002
    ..This population-based study aimed to describe disability, dependency, and related independent prognostic factors at 5 years after a first-ever stroke in patients in Perth, Western Australia...
  44. ncbi request reprint Determinants of physical health in frail older people: the importance of self-efficacy
    Caroline M Stretton
    School of Physiotherapy, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
    Clin Rehabil 20:357-66. 2006
    ..This study assessed the inter-relationships between such measures, and the predictors of 'physical' aspects of HRQoL in frail older patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Social networks among older Australians: a validation of Glass's model
    Lynne C Giles
    Faculty of Health Studies, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Cancer Epidemiol Prev 7:195-204. 2002
    ..The purpose of the study was to validate a set of measures of social networks that will be useful in epidemiological studies of the health of older persons...
  46. ncbi request reprint Clinical stroke guidelines: where to now?
    Craig S Anderson
    Med J Aust 189:4-5. 2008
  47. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical interventions for emotionalism after stroke
    Judith A Horrocks
    University of Leeds, United Kingdom
    Stroke 35:2610-1. 2004
  48. doi request reprint Intensive blood pressure reduction in acute cerebral haemorrhage trial (INTERACT): a randomised pilot trial
    Craig S Anderson
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Lancet Neurol 7:391-9. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess the safety and efficiency of this treatment, as a run-in phase to a larger trial...