Phyo Kyaw Myint

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Affiliation: University of East Anglia
Country: UK

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. pmc Clinical efficacy and prognostic indicators for lower limb pedalling exercise early after stroke: study protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial
    Nicola J Hancock
    Institiute of Health and Social Sciences, Faculty of Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Trials 12:68. 2011
  6. 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
  7. ncbi 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 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
  9. ncbi request reprint U.K. National COPD Resources and Outcomes Project 2008: patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations who present with radiological pneumonia have worse outcome compared to those with non-pneumonic chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Phyo Kyaw Myint
    Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Respiration 82:320-7. 2011
  10. 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

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  1. 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...
  2. ncbi 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. pmc Clinical efficacy and prognostic indicators for lower limb pedalling exercise early after stroke: study protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial
    Nicola J Hancock
    Institiute of Health and Social Sciences, Faculty of Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Trials 12:68. 2011
    ..This study will investigate a) whether pedalling an upright, static exercise cycle, to provide such beneficial activity, will enhance recovery and b) which stroke survivors might be able to participate in pedalling...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi 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 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint U.K. National COPD Resources and Outcomes Project 2008: patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations who present with radiological pneumonia have worse outcome compared to those with non-pneumonic chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Phyo Kyaw Myint
    Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Respiration 82:320-7. 2011
    ..Limited comparative data exist on the outcomes of patients presenting with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbations with or without radiological pneumonia...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  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 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...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Optimum control of blood glucose for prevention and treatment of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke
    Veronique Guyomard
    Phyo Kyaw Myint, MBBS, MRCP, MD School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Chancellors Drive, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, Norfolk, United Kingdom
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 11:201-11. 2009
    ..This article presents an overview of the recommendations for the optimum control of blood glucose for prevention and treatment of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke...
  17. doi request reprint Bone mineral density and incidence of stroke: European prospective investigation into cancer-norfolk population-based study, systematic review, and meta-analysis
    Phyo Kyaw Myint
    From the AGEING Aberdeen Gerontological and Epidemiological INterdisciplinary Research Group, Institute of Applied Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK P K M, C S K Norwich Medical School, Norwich Research Park Cardiovascular Research Group, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, UK P K M, A B C, Y K L, J K Y Y Clinical Gerontology Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK P K M, R N L, K T K Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK C S K and MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, UK N J W
    Stroke 45:373-82. 2014
    ..The prospective link between osteoporosis and future risk of stroke requires evidence from large-scale population-based long-term studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint The SOAR stroke score predicts inpatient and 7-day mortality in acute stroke
    Chun Shing Kwok
    Department of Medicine, Norwich Medical School, Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom
    Stroke 44:2010-2. 2013
    ..An accurate prognosis is useful for patients, family, and service providers after acute stroke...
  19. ncbi request reprint The relationship between total anticholinergic burden (ACB) and early in-patient hospital mortality and length of stay in the oldest old aged 90 years and over admitted with an acute illness
    Andrew C Kidd
    Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Chancellors Drive, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, Norfolk Island Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UY, Norfolk Island Electronic address
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 59:155-61. 2014
    ..We found no association between ACB and early (within 3- and 7-days) and in-patient mortality and hospital length of stay outcomes in this cohort of oldest old in the acute medical admission setting. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint A simple 5-point scoring system, NaURSE (Na+, urea, respiratory rate and shock index in the elderly), predicts in-hospital mortality in oldest old
    Alexander H Wilson
    Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Age Ageing 43:352-7. 2014
    ..the mortality is high in acutely ill oldest old patients. Understanding the prognostic factors which influence mortality will help clinicians make appropriate management decisions...
  21. doi request reprint Changes in antiplatelet use prior to incident ischaemic stroke over 7 years in a UK centre and the association with stroke subtype
    James R White
    Norwich Research Park Cardiovascular Research Group, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    Age Ageing 42:594-8. 2013
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  22. doi request reprint Characteristics and determinants of survival in oldest old nursing home residents admitted to hospital with an acute illness compared to their younger counterparts
    Katie Honney
    Academic Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7UY, UK
    Aging Clin Exp Res 26:153-60. 2014
    ..With the increasing number of frail oldest olds residing in Nursing Homes (NH), we aim to identify differences in prognostic indicators and outcomes in this age group compared to younger NH residents...
  23. doi request reprint Predictors of orthostatic hypotension in patients attending a transient ischaemic attack clinic: database study
    Beatriz De La Iglesia
    School of Computing Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
    Blood Press 22:120-7. 2013
    ..Orthostatic hypotension (OH) is common amongst the older population and is associated with morbidity and mortality. We sought to investigate predictors of OH to assist the clinician in identifying patients at risk...
  24. pmc Specialty experience in geriatric medicine is associated with a small increase in knowledge of delirium
    Rodric Peter Llewelyn Jenkin
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, London W2 1NY, UK
    Age Ageing 43:141-4. 2014
    ..We hypothesised that junior doctors who had gained experience in geriatrics, neurology or psychiatry may have an increased knowledge of delirium...
  25. pmc Risk prediction models for mortality in community-acquired pneumonia: a systematic review
    Chun Shing Kwok
    Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UY, UK
    Biomed Res Int 2013:504136. 2013
    ..Several models have been developed to predict the risk of mortality in community-acquired pneumonia (CAP). This study aims to systematically identify and evaluate the performance of published risk prediction models for CAP...
  26. pmc Similarity of patient characteristics and outcomes in consecutive data collection on stroke admissions over one month compared to longer periods
    Chun Shing Kwok
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Norwich Medical School, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, UK
    BMC Res Notes 7:342. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to assess whether one month of admission data can be representative of data collected over two years in the same hospitals...
  27. doi request reprint The SOAR (Stroke subtype, Oxford Community Stroke Project classification, Age, prestroke modified Rankin) score strongly predicts early outcomes in acute stroke
    Phyo Kyaw Myint
    Norwich Medical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, UK Stroke Research Group, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, Norfolk, UK Clinical Gerontology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
    Int J Stroke 9:278-83. 2014
    ..Previous prognostic scoring systems in predicting stroke mortality are complex, require multiple measures that vary with time and failed to produce a simple scoring system...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prior antiplatelet or anticoagulant therapy and mortality in stroke
    Chun Shing Kwok
    Stroke Research Group, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Heart 98:712-7. 2012
    ..To examine the influence of previous antiplatelet or anticoagulant therapy on subsequent stroke mortality at different time points up to 1 year post stroke...
  29. doi request reprint Identification of possible determinants of inpatient mortality using Classification and Regression Tree (CART) analysis in hospitalized oldest old patients
    Catherine Butchart
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Woodend Hospital, Eday Road, Aberdeen AB15 6XS, UK
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:188-91. 2013
    ..The predictability of using these cut off points in inpatient as well as early in-hospital death should be validated in future studies...
  30. 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...
  31. doi request reprint Age, co-morbidity and poor mobility: no evidence of predicting in-patient death and acute hospital length of stay in the oldest old
    Y Pai
    Department of Elderly Medicine, Royal Preston Hospital, Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston PR2 9HT, Lancashire, England, UK
    QJM 104:671-9. 2011
    ..The oldest old (aged over 90 years) are the fastest growing section of the UK population. Limited data exist regarding the effect of age, location, co-morbidity and physical performance status on outcome of acute illness in this age group...