V L Feigin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Smoking and elevated blood pressure are the most important risk factors for subarachnoid hemorrhage in the Asia-Pacific region: an overview of 26 cohorts involving 306,620 participants
    Valery Feigin
    Department of Medicine and School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 36:1360-5. 2005
  3. 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
  4. ncbi request reprint Advances in subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Valery L Feigin
    Department of Medicine, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 37:305-8. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking, systolic blood pressure, and cardiovascular diseases in the Asia-Pacific region
    Koshi Nakamura
    Nutrition and Lifestyle Division, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 39:1694-702. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Burden of stroke in Maori and Pacific peoples of New Zealand
    Valery L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, School of Population Health, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Stroke 2:208-10. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Stroke epidemiology in the developing world
    Valery L Feigin
    Department of Medicine, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet 365:2160-1. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. 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
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Smoking and elevated blood pressure are the most important risk factors for subarachnoid hemorrhage in the Asia-Pacific region: an overview of 26 cohorts involving 306,620 participants
    Valery Feigin
    Department of Medicine and School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 36:1360-5. 2005
    ....
  3. 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint Advances in subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Valery L Feigin
    Department of Medicine, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 37:305-8. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking, systolic blood pressure, and cardiovascular diseases in the Asia-Pacific region
    Koshi Nakamura
    Nutrition and Lifestyle Division, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Stroke 39:1694-702. 2008
    ..If these 2 risk factors have a synergistic impact on cardiovascular events, lowering BP and quitting smoking will contribute more to reducing CVD than would be expected from ignoring their interaction...
  6. doi request reprint Burden of stroke in Maori and Pacific peoples of New Zealand
    Valery L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, School of Population Health, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Stroke 2:208-10. 2007
    ..These data warrant urgent and effective measures to be undertaken by health policy makers and health care providers to reverse the unfavourable trends in stroke and improve Maori and Pacific people's health...
  7. ncbi request reprint 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Stroke epidemiology in the developing world
    Valery L Feigin
    Department of Medicine, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet 365:2160-1. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint 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
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Teaching of neuroepidemiology in Europe: time for action
    V Feigin
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Eur J Neurol 11:795-9. 2004
    ..Based on analyses of the current teaching and research activities in neuroepidemiology in Europe, this paper describes the Task Force recommendations aimed to improve these activities...
  12. ncbi request reprint 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
  13. 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
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint 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 request reprint Is there a temporal pattern in the occurrence of subarachnoid hemorrhage in the southern hemisphere? Pooled data from 3 large, population-based incidence studies in Australasia, 1981 to 1997
    V L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 32:613-9. 2001
    ..Variations between studies may relate to the relatively small numbers of SAH cases analyzed, including those in meta-analyses...
  16. ncbi request reprint Vinpocetine treatment in acute ischaemic stroke: a pilot single-blind randomized clinical trial
    V L Feigin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Institute of Internal Medicine, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Medical Science, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Eur J Neurol 8:81-5. 2001
    ..05, ANOVA). No significant adverse effects were seen. This pilot study shows that a full-scale randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of vinpocetine treatment in acute ischaemic stroke is feasible and warranted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Irampanel Boehringer Ingelheim
    Valery Feigin
    University of Auckland, Department of Medicine, New Zealand
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 3:908-10. 2002
    ..The compound was also originally under investigation for other neurological disorders, including epilepsy and pain [329079], although by October 1999, development was only ongoing for stroke [346080]...
  18. ncbi request reprint Subarachnoid haemorrhage occurrence exhibits a temporal pattern - evidence from meta-analysis
    V L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Eur J Neurol 9:511-6. 2002
    ..It is suggested that the occurrence of some major acute vascular events (total ischaemic strokes, intracerebral haemorrhage and myocardial infarction) may be influenced by common triggering factors...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of the associations of stroke occurrence with weather parameters in Siberia, Russia (1982-92)
    V L Feigin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Institute of Internal Medicine SB RAMS, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Eur J Neurol 7:171-8. 2000
    ..There is no association between any one of the weather parameters studied and the occurrence of SAH...
  21. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of transient ischemic attack incidence in Novosibirsk, Russia, 1987-1988 and 1996-1997
    V L Feigin
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Internal Medicine, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Medical Science, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Stroke 31:9-13. 2000
    ..Population-based data on transient ischemic attack (TIA) incidence are scarce. This study defines incidence rates of first-ever TIA in Novosibirsk, Russia, during 1987-1997 and compares the incidence of first TIA with that of first stroke...
  22. doi request reprint The spectrum captured: a methodological approach to studying incidence and outcomes of traumatic brain injury on a population level
    A Theadom
    National Institute for Stroke and Applied Neuroscience, School of Rehabilitation and Occupation Studies, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    Neuroepidemiology 38:18-29. 2012
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for Alzheimer's disease in Russia: a case-control study
    A V Suhanov
    Institute of Internal Medicine Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Eur J Neurol 13:990-5. 2006
    ..These findings have implications for developing preventive strategies of AD...
  24. ncbi request reprint 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...
  25. doi request reprint Auckland Stroke Outcomes Study. Part 2: Cognition and functional outcomes 5 years poststroke
    S Barker-Collo
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Neurology 75:1608-16. 2010
    ..However, most existing neuropsychological stroke data are not population-based, examine limited outcomes, and have short-term follow-up...
  26. ncbi request reprint 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...
  27. doi request reprint Natural history of attention deficits and their influence on functional recovery from acute stages to 6 months after stroke
    Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Department of Psychology, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Neuroepidemiology 35:255-62. 2010
    ..This paper examines the course of recovery of attention up to 6 months after stroke. Also examined was the relationship of attention deficits to hemisphere of lesion and to wider outcomes (e.g. quality of life) 6 months after stroke...
  28. ncbi request reprint The impact of neuropsychological deficits on functional stroke outcomes
    Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Science, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Neuropsychol Rev 16:53-64. 2006
    ..e., population based) follow-up studies, evaluating likely long-term neuropsychological outcomes of stroke and their prognostic utility...
  29. 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)...
  30. ncbi request reprint How to study stroke incidence
    Valery Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New
    Lancet 363:1920. 2004
  31. doi request reprint Enzogenol for cognitive functioning in traumatic brain injury: a pilot placebo-controlled RCT
    A Theadom
    National Institute for Stroke and Applied Neurosciences, School of Rehabilitation and Occupation Studies, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Eur J Neurol 20:1135-44. 2013
    ..Hence, this phase II, randomized controlled trial investigated safety, compliance and efficacy of Enzogenol for improving cognitive functioning in people following mild TBI...
  32. ncbi request reprint 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...
  33. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and stroke: an overview of published reviews
    Carlene M M Lawes
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 35:776-85. 2004
    ..This article provides an overview of published reviews of the effects on stroke seen in trials of BP-lowering drugs and compares these with the results available from cohort studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and stroke: an overview of published reviews
    Carlene M M Lawes
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 35:1024. 2004
    ..This article provides an overview of published reviews of the effects on stroke seen in trials of BP-lowering drugs and compares these with the results available from cohort studies...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. ncbi request reprint Memory deficit after traumatic brain injury: how big is the problem in New Zealand and what management strategies are available?
    Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Science, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 121:U2903. 2008
    ..This review examines the evidence for these various approaches to memory rehabilitation, concluding that there remains a need for full scale randomised clinical trials to determine their efficacy in improving independence...
  38. ncbi request reprint Post stroke fatigue--where is the evidence to guide practice?
    Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Science, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 120:U2780. 2007
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Stroke surveillance: population-based estimates and projections for New Zealand
    Martin Tobias
    Public Health Intelligence, New Zealand Ministry of Health, Wellington, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:520-5. 2007
    ..To estimate the incidence, prevalence and mortality of stroke in New Zealand (NZ) in 2001, projected to 2011...
  40. ncbi request reprint The importance of epidemiological studies should not be downplayed
    Valery L Feigin
    Stroke 39:1-2. 2008
  41. doi request reprint Long-term neuropsychological and functional outcomes in stroke survivors: current evidence and perspectives for new research
    Valery L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, School of Population Health and Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Stroke 3:33-40. 2008
    ..To appraise the literature on long-term neuropsychological and functional outcomes in stroke survivors and identify the gaps, challenges and future research in this area...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ethnic disparities in risk factors for stroke: what are the implications?
    Valery L Feigin
    Stroke 35:1568-9. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Pragmatism and perfection in the prevention of cardiovascular disease
    Valery L Feigin
    Lancet Neurol 6:944-5. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint Stroke in developing countries: can the epidemic be stopped and outcomes improved?
    Valery L Feigin
    Lancet Neurol 6:94-7. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment--Stroke incidence studies one step closer to the elusive gold standard?
    Valery L Feigin
    Stroke 35:2045-7. 2004
  46. ncbi request reprint Applied brain injury research in New Zealand: can we do better?
    Valery L Feigin
    N Z Med J 121:U2893. 2008