P K Myint

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Seizures after stroke
    Alla Guekht
    Russian National Research Medical University, Moscow, Russia
    Handb Clin Neurol 108:569-83. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Combined work and leisure physical activity and risk of stroke in men and women in the European prospective investigation into Cancer-Norfolk Prospective Population Study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Neuroepidemiology 27:122-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Modifiable lifestyle behaviors and functional health in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Prev Med 44:109-16. 2007
  4. pmc The role of research training during higher medical education in the promotion of academic medicine in the UK
    P K Myint
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Postgrad Med J 82:767-70. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Glycated hemoglobin and risk of stroke in people without known diabetes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk prospective population study: a threshold relationship?
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Stroke 38:271-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and self-reported functional health in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk): a population-based cross-sectional study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:34-41. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Winter excess in hospital admissions, in-patient mortality and length of acute hospital stay in stroke: a hospital database study over six seasonal years in Norfolk, UK
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Neuroepidemiology 28:79-85. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-reported mental health-related quality of life and mortality in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC-Norfolk): a prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Psychosom Med 69:410-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Hip fractures after stroke and their prevention
    P K Myint
    Lewin Stroke and Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    QJM 100:539-45. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, characteristics and outcomes of people aged 65 years and over with an incidental rise in cardiac troponin I. An observational prospective cohort study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Cardiology 110:62-7. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Seizures after stroke
    Alla Guekht
    Russian National Research Medical University, Moscow, Russia
    Handb Clin Neurol 108:569-83. 2012
    ..As the proportion of older people in the population grows, as well as the prevalence and incidence of stroke, the management of seizures and epilepsy in this population will become increasingly important...
  2. ncbi request reprint Combined work and leisure physical activity and risk of stroke in men and women in the European prospective investigation into Cancer-Norfolk Prospective Population Study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Neuroepidemiology 27:122-9. 2006
    ..70, 95% CI: 0.49-0.99, p = 0.024) compared to those who were inactive. This highlights the fact that efforts to increase physical activity in both the work place and in leisure time should be encouraged...
  3. ncbi request reprint Modifiable lifestyle behaviors and functional health in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Prev Med 44:109-16. 2007
    ..To examine the association between modifiable lifestyle behaviors and functional health...
  4. pmc The role of research training during higher medical education in the promotion of academic medicine in the UK
    P K Myint
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Postgrad Med J 82:767-70. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Glycated hemoglobin and risk of stroke in people without known diabetes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk prospective population study: a threshold relationship?
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Stroke 38:271-5. 2007
    ..The relationship between blood glucose concentration and stroke in people without established diabetes has been studied less extensively...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and self-reported functional health in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk): a population-based cross-sectional study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:34-41. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between fruit and vegetable consumption and self-reported physical and mental functional health measured by an anglicised short-form 36-item questionnaire (UK SF-36)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Winter excess in hospital admissions, in-patient mortality and length of acute hospital stay in stroke: a hospital database study over six seasonal years in Norfolk, UK
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Neuroepidemiology 28:79-85. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that the age, sex and type of stroke are major determinants of the presence or absence of winter excess in morbidity and mortality associated with stroke...
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-reported mental health-related quality of life and mortality in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC-Norfolk): a prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Psychosom Med 69:410-4. 2007
    ..To explore the relationship between self-reported mental functional health and mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hip fractures after stroke and their prevention
    P K Myint
    Lewin Stroke and Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    QJM 100:539-45. 2007
    ..We briefly review the literature on the epidemiology and pathophysiology of bone loss and hip fracture after stroke, and then critically review recent studies on preventive strategies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, characteristics and outcomes of people aged 65 years and over with an incidental rise in cardiac troponin I. An observational prospective cohort study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Cardiology 110:62-7. 2008
    ..Cardiac troponin I (cTnI) is a sensitive and specific marker of acute cardiac damage. We examined the prevalence, characteristics and outcome of incidental cTnI rises in older patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and fibrinogen concentrations in 23,201 men and women in the EPIC-Norfolk population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Atherosclerosis 198:419-25. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between usual physical activity and fibrinogen concentrations in a free-living population of men and women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Plasma vitamin C concentrations predict risk of incident stroke over 10 y in 20 649 participants of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer Norfolk prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:64-9. 2008
    ..Although clinical trials showed no significant benefit of vitamin C supplementation in reducing stroke risk, they were not able to examine the relation between plasma vitamin C concentrations and stroke risk in a general population...
  13. doi request reprint Eyelid apraxia associated with bilateral paramedian thalamic infarct
    Phyo K Myint
    Addenbrooke s Stroke Services, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Addenbrooke s Hospital, University of Cambridge, UK
    Age Ageing 37:343-4. 2008
    ..We report a case of bilateral thalamic infarct associated with bilateral eyelid apraxia. This extremely rare condition provides us with an opportunity to map clinical and neuroimaging findings to help better understand brain function...
  14. ncbi request reprint Habitual fish consumption and risk of incident stroke: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Public Health Nutr 9:882-8. 2006
    ..To examine the association between fish consumption and stroke risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Experiences and views of specialist registrars in geriatric medicine on 'do not attempt resuscitation' decisions: a sea of uncertainty?
    P K Myint
    Department of Medicine for Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    QJM 99:691-700. 2006
    ..Recent cultural changes place doctors under increasing pressure to work with their patients to reach decisions about end-of-life care...
  16. pmc Post-stroke seizure and post-stroke epilepsy
    P K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Postgrad Med J 82:568-72. 2006
    ..The aim of this review article is to provide the clinicians with background information and recommendations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relation between self-reported physical functional health and chronic disease mortality in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC-Norfolk): a prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Ann Epidemiol 16:492-500. 2006
    ..To explore the relationship between self-reported physical functional health and mortality...
  18. ncbi request reprint Respiratory function and self-reported functional health: EPIC-Norfolk population study
    P K Myint
    Room 311, Strangeways Research Laboratory, Wort s Causeway, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Eur Respir J 26:494-502. 2005
    ..00; 95% CI 0.82-1.22). In conclusion, forced expiratory volume in one second independently predicts self perceived physical well being in a general population across the whole normal distribution of respiratory function...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physical health-related quality of life predicts stroke in the EPIC-Norfolk
    P K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Neurology 69:2243-8. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between Short Form (SF)-36 physical functional health-related quality of life and incident stroke...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of age on the relationship of occupational social class with prevalence of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular diseases. A population-based cross-sectional study from European Prospective Investigation into Cancer - Norfolk (E
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Gerontology 52:51-8. 2006
    ..Previous studies on cardiovascular risk profile in different socioeconomic status were focused on younger populations and many of them have not been able to take into account age and sex differences...
  21. ncbi request reprint Severity assessment criteria recommended by the British Thoracic Society (BTS) for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) and older patients. Should SOAR (systolic blood pressure, oxygenation, age and respiratory rate) criteria be used in older people? A comp
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UY, UK
    Age Ageing 35:286-91. 2006
    ..To assess the usefulness of the British Thoracic Society guidelines for severity assessment of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) in predicting mortality and to explore alternative criteria which could be more useful in older patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Obesity indices and self-reported functional health in men and women in the EPIC-Norfolk
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:884-93. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between two indices of obesity, BMI and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR), and self-reported physical and mental functional health...
  23. ncbi request reprint CT diagnosis and outcome of primary brain tumours in the elderly: a cohort study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Gerontology 50:235-41. 2004
    ..The incidence of primary brain tumours (PBT) increases with age. Survival outcome depends on the treatment modality and histological type of the tumour...
  24. doi request reprint Predictors of early mortality among hospitalized nursing home residents
    Y A Alrawi
    Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    QJM 106:51-7. 2013
    ..Emergency admissions from nursing homes (NHs) are associated with high mortality. Understanding the predictors of early mortality in these patients may guide clinicians in choosing appropriate site and level of care...
  25. pmc Combined effect of health behaviours and risk of first ever stroke in 20,040 men and women over 11 years' follow-up in Norfolk cohort of European Prospective Investigation of Cancer (EPIC Norfolk): prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ
    BMJ 338:b349. 2009
    ..To quantify the potential combined impact of four health behaviours on incidence of stroke in men and women living in the general community...
  26. doi request reprint In-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation: Trainees' worst and most memorable experiences
    P K Myint
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, Chancellors Drive, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7UY, Norfolk, UK
    QJM 103:865-73. 2010
    ..To examine the personal experiences of higher specialist trainees in Geriatric Medicine (GM) with regard to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and do not attempt resuscitation (DNAR) decision making...
  27. doi request reprint The Short-Form Six-Dimension utility index predicted mortality in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk prospective population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    Ageing and Stroke Medicine Section, Health and Social Sciences Research Institute, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Chancellors Drive, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:192-8. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between the Short-Form Six-Dimension (SF-6D) and mortality...
  28. doi request reprint Effect of dysphasia and dysphagia on inpatient mortality and hospital length of stay: a database study
    Veronique Guyomard
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals National Health Service Foundation Trust, Norfolk NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2101-6. 2009
    ..To examine the effect of dysphasia and dysphagia on stroke outcome...
  29. doi request reprint Effect of age and sex on the relationship between different socioeconomic indices and self-reported functional health in the EPIC-Norfolk population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    Health and Social Sciences Research Institute, Faculty of Health, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Ann Epidemiol 19:289-97. 2009
    ..The relationship between different social-economic indices and physical and mental functional health of older people compared with younger people is unclear...
  30. doi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and mortality from pneumonia: meta-analysis
    Y K Loke
    Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 67:477-87. 2013
    ..We also assessed the effect of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) on pneumonia mortality in COPD...
  31. doi request reprint Barriers to involving older people in their resuscitation decisions: the primary-secondary care mismatch highlights the potential role of general practitioners
    C L Holland
    Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 67:379-84. 2013
    ..Sensitive anticipatory discussion is encouraged where possible, but usually this does not happen, despite the evidence suggesting that many older patients would like to be involved in such decisions...
  32. doi request reprint Confusion, Urea, Respiratory Rate and Shock Index or Adjusted Shock Index (CURSI or CURASI) criteria predict mortality in community-acquired pneumonia
    Phyo K Myint
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, Health and Social Sciences Research Institute, Faculty of Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    Eur J Intern Med 21:429-33. 2010
    ..Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is common and associated with a significant mortality. Shock index, heart rate divided by systolic blood pressure, has been shown to be associated with outcome in sepsis...
  33. doi request reprint Risk factors for first-ever stroke in the EPIC-Norfolk prospective population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:663-9. 2008
    ..Many studies examining stroke risk factors have focused on men and younger age groups. We examined stroke risk factors over a wide age range including elderly and women in a British population...
  34. pmc Delayed transfer of care from NHS secondary care to primary care in England: its determinants, effect on hospital bed days, prevalence of acute medical conditions and deaths during delay, in older adults aged 65 years and over
    Krishantha H Jasinarachchi
    Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norfolk, UK
    BMC Geriatr 9:4. 2009
    ..We examined the determinants and outcomes of delayed transfer of care in older adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint Utilisation of diagnostic computerised tomography imaging and immediate clinical outcomes in older people with stroke before and after introduction of the National Service Framework for older people. A comparative study of hospital-based stroke registry d
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UY, UK
    Age Ageing 35:399-403. 2006
    ....
  36. pmc Evidence of lifestyle modification in the management of hypercholesterolemia
    G S Mannu
    Medicine and Biochemistry, C o Level 2, MFE Offices, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, NR4 7UY, UK
    Curr Cardiol Rev 9:2-14. 2013
    ..The key risk factors for CHD such as hypercholesterolemia, diabetes mellitus, and obesity are likely to increase in the future. These risk factors are modifiable through lifestyle...
  37. doi request reprint Advance care planning and the older patient
    D Aw
    Norwich Medical School, Chancellors Drive, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, Norfolk, UK
    QJM 105:225-30. 2012
    ..However, such documents are still very rarely used, and even if they are, health-care professionals are often wary of them for the multitude of ethical and legal problems that can arise...
  38. doi request reprint Performance of CURB-65 and CURB-age in community-acquired pneumonia
    P K Myint
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 63:1345-50. 2009
    ..In this study, we validated a newly proposed severity assessment rule for CAP, CURB-age, and also compared with to the currently recommended criteria in UK, CURB-65...
  39. doi request reprint High mortality of older patients admitted to hospital from care homes and insight into potential interventions to reduce hospital admissions from care homes: the Norfolk experience
    A C L Ong
    Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Level 2 East Block, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, and School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, Health and Social Sciences Research Institute, Faculty of Health, University of East Anglia, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UY, UK
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:316-9. 2011
    ..Our findings provide some useful insight into the factors that need to be addressed to avoid unnecessary or inappropriate admissions from care homes for better end of life care in aging societies...
  40. doi request reprint Value of severity scales in predicting mortality from community-acquired pneumonia: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Yoon K Loke
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    Thorax 65:884-90. 2010
    ..Several scoring systems have been used to predict mortality in patients with community-acquired pneumonia. The properties of commonly used risk stratification scales were systematically reviewed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Smoking predicts long-term mortality in stroke: The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Room 311, Strangeways Research Laboratory, Wort s Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Prev Med 42:128-31. 2006
    ..We examined the independent association between cardiovascular and modifiable lifestyle risk factors and subsequent mortality in people with stroke...
  42. doi request reprint A systematic review of the pharmacological management of orthostatic hypotension
    A C L Ong
    Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 67:633-46. 2013
    ..The aim was to systematically examine the published literature on the effectiveness of different drug regimens for the treatment of OH...
  43. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation and incidence of dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    C S Kwok
    Stroke Research Group, Gunthorpe Acute Stroke Unit, Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    Neurology 76:914-22. 2011
    ..Previous systematic reviews that examined whether atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with dementia have relied on different study designs (including retrospective ones) and did not evaluate risk using meta-analysis...
  44. doi request reprint Physical functional health predicts the incidence of coronary heart disease in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk prospective population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    Ageing and Stroke Medicine Section, Health and Social Sciences Research Institute, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 39:996-1003. 2010
    ..Little is known about the relationship between physical functional health and long-term risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) independently of known risk factors in a general population...
  45. doi request reprint Cognition, continence and transfer status at the time of discharge from an acute hospital setting and their associations with an unfavourable discharge outcome after stroke
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Gerontology 54:202-9. 2008
    ..The relative impact of various disabilities at the time of discharge from an acute unit on discharge outcome is poorly understood...
  46. ncbi request reprint Role of grand rounds in the education of hospital doctors
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, NR4 7UY
    Hosp Med 66:297-9. 2005
    ..The scores obtained were compared between pre- and post-grand round periods and between grand round attenders (fully or partly) and non-attenders...
  47. ncbi request reprint Recognizing and managing severe community-acquired pneumonia
    Ajay V Kamath
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich NR4 7UY
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 67:M76-8. 2006
  48. ncbi request reprint Glucose blood levels as a therapeutic target in acute ischaemic stroke setting
    Veronique Guyomard
    Stroke Research Group, Gunthorpe Acute Stroke Unit, Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, NR4 7UY, Norfolk, UK
    Curr Top Med Chem 9:1261-77. 2009
    ..In this article, we provide epidemiological, basic science, clinical observational and trial evidence leading to the current practice of regarding blood glucose as the therapeutic target in acute ischaemic stroke setting...
  49. ncbi request reprint Is it ever enough to die of old age?
    Phyo K Myint
    Age Ageing 33:320. 2004
  50. ncbi request reprint The value of raised troponin I levels in the elderly
    Muna Al-Jawad
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 66:537. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Junior doctors' awareness of terminology relating to key medico-legal and ethical principles: a questionnaire survey
    P K Shibu
    Clin Med 8:231-2. 2008
  52. pmc Simple modification of CURB-65 better identifies patients including the elderly with severe CAP
    Phyo K Myint
    Thorax 62:1015-6; author reply 1016. 2007