John F Potter
Affiliation: University of East Anglia
- Evaluation of stroke services in Anglia Stroke Clinical Network to examine the variation in acute services and stroke outcomesPhyo 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...
- Controlling hypertension and hypotension immediately post-stroke (CHHIPS): a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind pilot trialJohn F Potter
School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
Lancet Neurol 8:48-56. 2009..Raised blood pressure is common after acute stroke and is associated with an adverse prognosis. We sought to assess the feasibility, safety, and effects of two regimens for lowering blood pressure in patients who have had a stroke...
- The SOAR (Stroke subtype, Oxford Community Stroke Project classification, Age, prestroke modified Rankin) score strongly predicts early outcomes in acute strokePhyo 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...
- Pharmacological treatment of postprandial reductions in blood pressure: a systematic reviewAlice 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)...
- Changes in antiplatelet use prior to incident ischaemic stroke over 7 years in a UK centre and the association with stroke subtypeJames 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....
- The SOAR stroke score predicts inpatient and 7-day mortality in acute strokeChun 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...
- Controlling hypertension immediately post stroke: a cost utility analysis of a pilot randomised controlled trialEdward Cf Wilson
Faculty of Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
Cost Eff Resour Alloc 8:3. 2010..Further research is required to confirm both efficacy and cost-effectiveness and establish whether benefits are maintained over a longer time horizon...
- Characteristics and determinants of survival in oldest old nursing home residents admitted to hospital with an acute illness compared to their younger counterpartsKatie 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...
- A simple 5-point scoring system, NaURSE (Na+, urea, respiratory rate and shock index in the elderly), predicts in-hospital mortality in oldest oldAlexander 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...
- Predictors of orthostatic hypotension in patients attending a transient ischaemic attack clinic: database studyBeatriz 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...
- Association between prestroke disability and inpatient mortality and length of acute hospital stay after acute strokeChun 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...
- South Asians have adverse cerebrovascular haemodynamics, despite equivalent blood pressure, compared with Europeans. This is due to their greater hyperglycaemiaRajaram Bathula
National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College Academic Health Sciences Centre, London, UK
Int J Epidemiol 40:1490-8. 2011..We hypothesized that it is the greater hyperglycaemia in South Asians that increases stroke risk, by adversely affecting cerebrovascular haemodynamics...