• The Burden of Neurological Disorders Across the States of India: The Global Burden of Disease Study 1990–2019

      Singh, G; Sharma, M; Kumar, GA; Rao, NG; Prasad, K; Mathur, P; Pandian, JD; Steinmetz, JD; Biswas, A; Pal, PK; Prakash, S; Sylaja, PN; Nichols, E; Dua, T; Kaur, H; Alladi, S; Agarwal, V; Aggarwal, S; Ambekar, A; Bagepally, BS; Banerjee, TK; Bender, RG; Bhagwat, S; Bhargava, S; Bhatia, R; Chakma, JK; Chowdhary, N; Dey, S; Dirac, MA; Feigin, VL; Ganguli, A; Golechha, MJ; Gourie-Devi, M; Goyal, V; Gupta, G; Gupta, PC; Gupta, R; Gururaj, G; Hemalatha, R; Jeemon, P; Johnson, CO; Joshi, P; Kant, R; Kataki, AC; Khurana, D; Krishnankutty, RP; Kyu, HH; Lim, SS; Lodha, R; Ma, R; Malhotra, R; Malhotra, R; Mathai, M; Mehrotra, R; Misra, UK; Mutreja, P; Naghavi, M; Naik, N; Nguyen, M; Pandey, A; Parmar, P; Perianayagam, A; Prabhakaran, D; Rath, GK; Reinig, N; Roth, GA; Sagar, R; Sankar, MJ; Shaji, KS; Sharma, RS; Sharma, S; Singh, R; Srivastava, MVP; Stark, BA; Tandon, N; Thakur, JS; ThekkePurakkal, AS; Thomas, SV; Tripathi, M; Vongpradith, A; Wunrow, HY; Xavier, D; Shukla, DK; Reddy, KS; Panda, S; Dandona, R; Murray, CJL; Vos, T; Dhaliwal, RS; Dandona, L (Elsevier BV, 2021)
      Summary Background A systematic understanding of the burden of neurological disorders at the subnational level is not readily available for India. We present a comprehensive analysis of the disease burden and trends of ...
    • The Effect of Spinal Position on Sciatic Nerve Excursion During Seated Neural Mobilisation Exercises: An in Vivo Study Using Ultrasound Imaging

      Ellis, R; Osborne, S; Whitefield, J; Parmar, P; Hing, W (Taylor & Francis, 2016)
      Objectives: Research has established that the amount of inherent tension a peripheral nerve tract is exposed to influences nerve excursion and joint range of movement (ROM). The effect that spinal posture has on sciatic ...
    • Evolving spiking neural networks for personalised modelling, classification and prediction of spatio-temporal patterns with a case study on stroke

      Kasabov, N; Feigin, V; Hou, Z-G; Chen, Y; Liang, L; Krishnamurthi, R; Othman, M; Parmar, P (Elsevier, 2014)
      The paper presents a novel method and system for personalised (individualised) modelling of spatio/spectro-temporal data (SSTD) and prediction of events. A novel evolving spiking neural network reservoir system (eSNNr) is ...
    • Gait characteristics associated with the foot and ankle in inflammatory arthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

      Carroll, M; Parmar, P; Dalbeth, N; Boocock, M; Rome, K (BioMed Central Ltd, 2015)
      Background Gait analysis is increasingly being used to characterise dysfunction of the lower limb and foot in people with inflammatory arthritis (IA). The aim of the systematic review was to evaluate the spatiotemporal, ...
    • IGF Gene-network Identifies Specific Interactions Underlying Extreme SBP in Developing Children

      Parmar, P; Pennell, CE; Palmer, LJ; Briollais, L (The New Zealand Statistical Association (NZSA), 2015)
      Genes of the Insulin-like Growth Factor (IGF) network have been shown to be associated with blood pressure and cardiovascular health. Here we aim to further current knowledge relating to the molecular mechanisms underlying ...
    • Incidence of Transient Ischemic Attack in Auckland, New Zealand, in 2011 to 2012

      Barber, PA; Krishnamurthi, R; Parag, V; Anderson, NE; Ranta, A; Klifoyle, D; Wong, E; Green, G; Arroll, B; Bennett, DA; Witt, E; Rush, E; Suh, FM; Theadom, A; Rathnasabapathy, Y; Te Ao, B; Parmar, P; Feigin, V; for the ARCOS IV study group (American Heart Association, 2016)
      Background and Purpose—There have been few recent population-based studies reporting the incidence (first ever) and attack rates (incident and recurrent) of transient ischemic attack (TIA). Methods—The fourth Auckland ...
    • Methodology of the Stroke Self-management Rehabilitation Trial: An International, Multisite Pilot Trial

      Jones, KM; Bhattacharjee, R; Krishnamurthi, R; Blanton, S; Theadom, A; Barker-Collo, S; Thrift, A; Parmar, P; Maujean, A; Ranta, A; Sanya, E; Feigin, VL; on behalf of the SMART Study Group (Elsevier, 2015)
      Rationale Stroke is a major cause of long-term adult disability with many survivors living in the community relying on family members for on-going support. However, reports of inadequate understanding of rehabilitation ...
    • New Avenue for the Geriatric Depression Scale: Rasch Transformation Enhances Reliability of Assessment

      Merkin, AG; Medvedev, ON; Sachdev, PS; Tippett, L; Krishnamurthi, R; Mahon, S; Kasabov, N; Parmar, P; Crawford, J; Doborjeh, ZG; Doborjeh, MG; Kang, K; Kochan, NA; Bahrami, H; Brodaty, H; Feigin, VL (Elsevier, 2019)
      Background Depression is a common problem in older adults. The 15-item Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS-15) is a widely used psychometric tool for measuring depression in the elderly, but its psychometric properties have ...
    • Process Evaluation of a Fundamental Movement Skill Intervention in School Children Using RE:AIM

      Smith, M; Barton, V; Egli, V; Hinckson, E; Parmar, P (The University of Auckland, 2018)
      The aim of this study was to investigate the utility of the RE:AIM (Reach; Efficacy; Adoption; Implementation; Maintenance) framework to evaluate a school-based fundamental movement skills programme with children in Auckland, ...
    • Risk factors which predispose first-time traumatic anterior shoulder dislocations to recurrent instability in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis

      Olds, M; Ellis, R; Donaldson, K; Parmar, P; Kersten, P (BMJ Publishing, 2015)
      Recurrent instability following a first-time anterior traumatic shoulder dislocation may exceed 26%. We systematically reviewed risk factors which predispose this population to events of recurrence.
    • Sex Differences in Stroke Incidence, Prevalence, Mortality and Disability-adjusted Life Years: Results From the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013

      Barker-Collo, S; Bennett, DA; Krishnamurthi, RV; Parmar, P; Feigin, VL; et al GBD 2013 Writing Group; and GBD 2013 Stroke Panel Experts Group (Karger, 2015)
      BACKGROUND:Accurate information on stroke burden in men and women are important for evidence-based healthcare planning and resource allocation. Previously, limited research suggested that the absolute number of deaths from ...
    • The Stroke Riskometer(TM) App: Validation of a Data Collection Tool and Stroke Risk Predictor

      Parmar, P; Krishnamurthi, R; Ikram, MA; Hofman, A; Mirza, SS; Varakin, Y; Kravchenko, M; Piradov, M; Thrift, AG; Norrving, B; Wang, W; Mandal, DK; Barker-Collo, S; Sahathevan, R; Davis, S; Saposnik, G; Kivipelto, M; Sindi, S; Bornstein, NM; Giroud, M; Béjot, Y; Brainin, M; Poulton, R; Narayan, KM; Correia, M; Freire, A; Kokubo, Y; Wiebers, D; Mensah, G; BinDhim, NF; Barber, PA; Pandian, JD; Hankey, GJ; Mehndiratta, MM; Azhagammal, S; Ibrahim, NM; Abbott, M; Rush, E; Hume, P; Hussein, T; Bhattacharjee, R; Purohit, M; Feigin, VL; Stroke RiskometerTM Collaboration Writing Group (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2015)
      The greatest potential to reduce the burden of stroke is by primary prevention of first-ever stroke, which constitutes three quarters of all stroke. In addition to population-wide prevention strategies (the 'mass' approach), ...