Craig Anderson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi Home or hospital for stroke rehabilitation? results of a randomized controlled trial : I: health outcomes at 6 months
    C Anderson
    Rehabilitation and Ageing Studies Unit, Department of Medicine, Flinders University of South Australia, Daw Park, South Australia
    Stroke 31:1024-31. 2000
  2. ncbi Stroke rehabilitation services to accelerate hospital discharge and provide home-based care: an overview and cost analysis
    Craig Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Pharmacoeconomics 20:537-52. 2002
  3. ncbi 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
  4. ncbi 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
  5. ncbi Home or hospital for stroke Rehabilitation? Results of a randomized controlled trial : II: cost minimization analysis at 6 months
    C Anderson
    Rehabilitation and Ageing Studies Unit, Department of Medicine, Flinders University of South Australia, Daw Park, South Australia
    Stroke 31:1032-7. 2000
  6. ncbi Blood pressure-lowering for secondary prevention of stroke: ACE inhibition is the key
    Craig Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 34:1333-4. 2003
  7. doi Left ventricular mass and volume with telmisartan, ramipril, or combination in patients with previous atherosclerotic events or with diabetes mellitus (from the ONgoing Telmisartan Alone and in Combination With Ramipril Global Endpoint Trial [ONTARGET])
    Brett R Cowan
    Auckland MRI Research Group, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Am J Cardiol 104:1484-9. 2009
  8. ncbi Triggers of subarachnoid hemorrhage: role of physical exertion, smoking, and alcohol in the Australasian Cooperative Research on Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Study (ACROSS)
    Craig Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 34:1771-6. 2003
  9. ncbi Incidence of stroke in women in Auckland, New Zealand. Ethnic trends over two decades: 1981-2003
    Lorna Dyall
    Division of Maori Health, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland
    N Z Med J 119:U2309. 2006
  10. doi The Assessment of Services Promoting Independence and Recovery in Elders Trial (ASPIRE): a pre-planned meta-analysis of three independent randomised controlled trial evaluations of ageing in place initiatives in New Zealand
    Matthew Parsons
    Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland and Older Person Rehabilitation, Wakato District Health Board, Auckland, New Zealand
    Age Ageing 41:722-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi Home or hospital for stroke rehabilitation? results of a randomized controlled trial : I: health outcomes at 6 months
    C Anderson
    Rehabilitation and Ageing Studies Unit, Department of Medicine, Flinders University of South Australia, Daw Park, South Australia
    Stroke 31:1024-31. 2000
    ..We wished to examine the effectiveness of an early hospital discharge and home-based rehabilitation scheme for patients with acute stroke...
  2. ncbi Stroke rehabilitation services to accelerate hospital discharge and provide home-based care: an overview and cost analysis
    Craig Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Pharmacoeconomics 20:537-52. 2002
    ..Limited information exists on the best way to organise stroke rehabilitation after hospital discharge and the relative costs of such services...
  3. ncbi 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)...
  4. ncbi 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...
  5. ncbi Home or hospital for stroke Rehabilitation? Results of a randomized controlled trial : II: cost minimization analysis at 6 months
    C Anderson
    Rehabilitation and Ageing Studies Unit, Department of Medicine, Flinders University of South Australia, Daw Park, South Australia
    Stroke 31:1032-7. 2000
    ..The goal of the present study was to examine the resource and economic implications of an early hospital discharge and home-based rehabilitation scheme for patients with acute stroke...
  6. ncbi Blood pressure-lowering for secondary prevention of stroke: ACE inhibition is the key
    Craig Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 34:1333-4. 2003
  7. doi Left ventricular mass and volume with telmisartan, ramipril, or combination in patients with previous atherosclerotic events or with diabetes mellitus (from the ONgoing Telmisartan Alone and in Combination With Ramipril Global Endpoint Trial [ONTARGET])
    Brett R Cowan
    Auckland MRI Research Group, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Am J Cardiol 104:1484-9. 2009
    ..These results are consistent with the major outcome findings of the main ONTARGET study...
  8. ncbi Triggers of subarachnoid hemorrhage: role of physical exertion, smoking, and alcohol in the Australasian Cooperative Research on Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Study (ACROSS)
    Craig Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 34:1771-6. 2003
    ..Unaccustomed strenuous physical exertion can trigger myocardial infarction, but little is known about the mechanisms precipitating subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  9. ncbi Incidence of stroke in women in Auckland, New Zealand. Ethnic trends over two decades: 1981-2003
    Lorna Dyall
    Division of Maori Health, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland
    N Z Med J 119:U2309. 2006
    ..This paper reports on the burden of stroke in women across different ethnic groups over the study period from 1981 to 2003...
  10. doi The Assessment of Services Promoting Independence and Recovery in Elders Trial (ASPIRE): a pre-planned meta-analysis of three independent randomised controlled trial evaluations of ageing in place initiatives in New Zealand
    Matthew Parsons
    Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland and Older Person Rehabilitation, Wakato District Health Board, Auckland, New Zealand
    Age Ageing 41:722-8. 2012
    ..Evidence around their effectiveness remains mixed and there is ambiguity around the components...
  11. ncbi Ethnic disparities in incidence of stroke subtypes: Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study, 2002-2003
    Valery Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine and School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet Neurol 5:130-9. 2006
    ..We aimed to provide such data within the large multi-ethnic population of Auckland, New Zealand...
  12. ncbi Trends in ethnic disparities in stroke incidence in Auckland, New Zealand, during 1981 to 2003
    Kristie Carter
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 37:56-62. 2006
    ..Although geographical variations in stroke rates are well documented, limited data exist on temporal trends in ethnic-specific stroke incidence...
  13. ncbi Diurnal, weekly, and seasonal variations in stroke occurrence in a population-based study in Auckland, New Zealand
    Neil Anderson
    Department of Neurology, Auckland Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 117:U1078. 2004
    ..To determine (via a population-based study in Auckland, New Zealand) if there are diurnal, weekly, or seasonal variations in the occurrence of stroke...
  14. ncbi Determinants of major non-communicable diseases in the elderly: the pilot Freemasons health study
    Valery Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland
    N Z Med J 115:U179. 2002
    ..To present preliminary results of the pilot phase of the Freemasons Health Study...
  15. ncbi The Acute Stroke Unit at Middlemore Hospital: an evaluation in its first year of operation
    Maria Di Matteo
    Middlemore Hospital, Counties Manukau District Health Board, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 117:U798. 2004
    ..Despite strong evidence of benefit, few stroke units exist in New Zealand. In this paper, we describe the process and outcome for the country's first, comprehensive Acute Stroke Unit (ASU), established at Middlemore Hospital in 2001...
  16. doi The cardiac MRI substudy to ongoing telmisartan alone and in combination with ramipril global endpoint trial/telmisartan randomized assessment study in ACE-intolerant subjects with cardiovascular disease: analysis protocol and baseline characteristics
    Brett R Cowan
    Auckland MRI Research Group, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:421-33. 2009
    ..Cases with discrepancies in LV mass (LVM) of >5% were independently reanalyzed. Cases with discrepancies in end-diastolic volume (EDV) of >5%, or end-systolic volume (ESV) of >12%, were then reconciled by consensus...
  17. ncbi Does blood pressure lowering treatment prevents dementia or cognitive decline in patients with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease?
    Valery Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Neurol Sci 229:151-5. 2005
    ....
  18. doi Should care managers for older adults be located in primary care? A randomized controlled trial
    Matthew Parsons
    Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:86-92. 2012
    ..To determine the effect of a primary care-based care management initiative on residential care placement and death in a population of frail older adults referred for needs assessment in New Zealand...
  19. ncbi The emerging role of therapeutic hypothermia in acute stroke
    Valery Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, 3Ferncroft Street, Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet Neurol 2:529. 2003
  20. ncbi 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...
  21. ncbi 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...
  22. doi 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...
  23. ncbi 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...
  24. doi 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...
  25. doi 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...
  26. doi 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...
  27. ncbi 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...
  28. ncbi 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...
  29. ncbi A randomized, controlled trial of quadriceps resistance exercise and vitamin D in frail older people: the Frailty Interventions Trial in Elderly Subjects (FITNESS)
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:291-9. 2003
    ..To determine the effectiveness of vitamin D and home-based quadriceps resistance exercise on reducing falls and improving the physical health of frail older people after hospital discharge...
  30. ncbi 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
    ....
  31. ncbi 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
    ....
  32. ncbi 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...
  33. ncbi 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...
  34. ncbi 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...
  35. ncbi 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
    ....
  36. ncbi 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...
  37. ncbi 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...
  38. ncbi 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)...
  39. ncbi Long-term outcome in stroke patients and caregivers following accelerated hospital discharge and home-based rehabilitation
    Maree L Hackett
    Stroke 33:643-5. 2002
  40. ncbi 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...
  41. doi The neglected burden of stroke in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Andre Pascal Kengne
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Stroke 1:180-90. 2006
    ..Such data would provide the necessary evidence base to improve prevention and treatments for stroke alongside current efforts to bring infectious diseases under control in SSA...
  42. ncbi Clinical stroke guidelines: where to now?
    Craig S Anderson
    Med J Aust 189:4-5. 2008
  43. ncbi 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...
  44. ncbi 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 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...
  46. ncbi 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...
  47. doi 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...