Phyo K Myint

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Affiliation: Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A Depression Recognition and Treatment package for families living with Stroke (DepReT-Stroke): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Richard J Gray
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Trials 12:105. 2011
  2. pmc Accuracy of death certification and hospital record linkage for identification of incident stroke
    Shubhada Sinha
    West Suffolk Hospital, Hardwick Lane, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 2QZ, Suffolk, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:74. 2008
  3. ncbi 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
  4. ncbi 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
  5. doi request reprint Lifestyle behaviours and quality-adjusted life years in middle and older age
    Phyo K Myint
    Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ, UK
    Age Ageing 40:589-95. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Are shock index and adjusted shock index useful in predicting mortality and length of stay in community-acquired pneumonia?
    Prasanna Sankaran
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, UK
    Eur J Intern Med 22:282-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Association between plasma vitamin C concentrations and blood pressure in the European prospective investigation into cancer-Norfolk population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    Norwich Medical School, Chancellors Drive, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Hypertension 58:372-9. 2011
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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  1. pmc A Depression Recognition and Treatment package for families living with Stroke (DepReT-Stroke): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Richard J Gray
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Trials 12:105. 2011
    ..We argue that working with families, rather than patients alone may improve the treatment of depression in both patients and their carers enhancing the mental wellbeing and quality of life of both...
  2. pmc Accuracy of death certification and hospital record linkage for identification of incident stroke
    Shubhada Sinha
    West Suffolk Hospital, Hardwick Lane, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 2QZ, Suffolk, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:74. 2008
    ..We examined the accuracy of these routine record linkage approaches for identifying incident stroke cases in a large UK population-based study, the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk cohort...
  3. ncbi 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...
  4. ncbi 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...
  5. doi request reprint Lifestyle behaviours and quality-adjusted life years in middle and older age
    Phyo K Myint
    Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ, UK
    Age Ageing 40:589-95. 2011
    ..to examine the relationship between combined lifestyle behaviours and quality-adjusted life years (QALYs) in a general population...
  6. doi request reprint Are shock index and adjusted shock index useful in predicting mortality and length of stay in community-acquired pneumonia?
    Prasanna Sankaran
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, UK
    Eur J Intern Med 22:282-5. 2011
    ..Very little is known about the prognostic value of shock index in community acquired pneumonia (CAP)...
  7. doi request reprint Association between plasma vitamin C concentrations and blood pressure in the European prospective investigation into cancer-Norfolk population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    Norwich Medical School, Chancellors Drive, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Hypertension 58:372-9. 2011
    ..This may provide further evidence for health benefits of dietary patterns with higher fruit and vegetable consumption...
  8. 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
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  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association of obstructive sleep apnea with risk of serious cardiovascular events: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Yoon K Loke
    Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, United Kingdom
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:720-8. 2012
    ..The relationship between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and cardiovascular events remains unclear. We conducted a systematic review to determine the incident risk of cardiovascular events among patients with OSA...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Morbid RANKIN score strongly predicts in-patient mortality within 90 days in older people in both acute and community care settings independently of FANGG (fracture, acquired neurological deficit or any geriatric giants) and acute illness markers (AIMs)
    Phyo K Myint
    Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:439-42. 2012
    ..48-7.40, p=0.003) independently of age, gender, site, FANGG, Rankin×AIMs interaction and AIMs. The morbid Rankin score strongly predicts the in-patient mortality over and above of age, gender, FANGG and AIMs in this patient population...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint The FeSTivaLS trial protocol: a randomized evaluation of the efficacy of functional strength training on enhancing walking and upper limb function later post stroke
    Kathryn Mares
    School of Allied Health Professions, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Int J Stroke 8:374-82. 2013
    ..Functional Strength Training may enhance motor function of people who are more than six months post stroke...
  19. doi request reprint Association between prestroke disability and inpatient mortality and length of acute hospital stay after acute stroke
    Chun S Kwok
    Stroke Research Group, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:726-32. 2012
    ..To examine the prognostic value of prestroke disability in predicting inpatient mortality and length of hospital stay (LOS) independent of age, sex, and stroke type and severity...
  20. doi request reprint Vital signs as determinants of immediate and longer term mortality outcome of patients admitted from nursing homes
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, UK
    Aging Clin Exp Res 23:309-15. 2011
    ..Hospital admissions from Nursing Homes (NHs) are associated with high mortality. Identifying people with a poor prognosis admitted from NHs is essential to inform appropriate clinical decision making...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatment of postprandial reductions in blood pressure: a systematic review
    Alice C L Ong
    Ageing and Stroke Medicine Section, Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:649-61. 2014
    ..To systematically review the current literature on the pharmacological treatment of postmeal reductions in blood pressure (BP)...
  23. 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...
  24. pmc Is periprocedural CK-MB a better indicator of prognosis after emergency and elective percutaneous coronary intervention compared with post-procedural cardiac troponins?
    Nicholas D Gollop
    The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 17:867-71. 2013
    ..Thus, the best evidence recommends the use of periprocedural CK-MB routinely during PCI to provide clinical and prognostic information about the degree of myocardial injury and risk of post-procedural morbidity and mortality. ..
  25. doi request reprint Update on guidelines for management of hypercholesterolemia
    Gurdeep S Mannu
    Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norfolk, UK
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 10:1239-49. 2012
    ..The authors have systematically reviewed guidelines in hypercholesterolemia management and discussed a pragmatic approach to follow the most recent guidelines including guidance from NICE in the primary care setting...
  26. pmc Evaluation of stroke services in Anglia Stroke Clinical Network to examine the variation in acute services and stroke outcomes
    Phyo K Myint
    Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Norwich, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:50. 2011
    ..The study aims to describe variation in outcomes following stroke and to identify the characteristics of services that are associated with better outcomes, after accounting for case mix differences and individual prognostic factors...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. pmc The use of carer assisted adherence therapy for people with Parkinson's disease and their carers (CAAT-PARK): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    David J Daley
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, UK
    Trials 12:251. 2011
    ..Adherence therapy may help to optimise the efficacy of anti-parkinsonian agents, subsequently improving clinical outcomes...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint Is it ever enough to die of old age?
    Phyo K Myint
    Age Ageing 33:320. 2004