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    • Association of Plasma C-reactive Protein With Ischemic Stroke: A Mendelian Randomization Study

      Zhang, X; Wang, A; Zhang, J; Singh, M; Liu, D; Zuo, Y; Wu, L; Song, M; Wang, W; Feigin, VL; Wang, Y; Zheng, D (John Wiley & Sons, 2019)
      BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Elevated C-reactive protein (CRP) is associated with an increased risk of ischemic stroke (IS). However, the causality of this association is uncertain. We aim to investigate whether genetically ...
    • The Global Burden of Hemorrhagic Stroke: A Summary of Findings From the GBD 2010 Study

      Krishnamurthi, RV; Moran, AE; Forouzanfar, MH; Bennett, DA; Mensah, GA; Lawes, CMM; Barker-Collo, S; Connor, M; Roth, GA; Sacco, R; Ezzati, M; Naghavi, M; Murray, CJL; Feigin, VL (Elsevier, 2014)
      This report summarizes the findings of the GBD 2010 (Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors) study for hemorrhagic stroke (HS). Multiple databases were searched for relevant studies published between 1990 ...
    • Global, Regional, and National Age-sex Specific All-cause and Cause-specific Mortality for 240 Causes of Death, 1990-2013: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013

      Naghavi, M; Wang, H; Lozano, R; Davis, A; Liang, X; Zhou, M; Vollset, SE; Ozgoren, AA; Abdalla, S; Abd-Allah, F; Aziz, MIA; Abera, SF; Aboyans, V; Abraham, B; Abraham, JP; Abuabara, KE; Abubakar, I; Abu-Raddad, LJ; Abu-Rmeileh, NME; Achoki, T; Adelekan, A; Ademi, Z; Adofo, K; Adou, AK; Adsuar, JC; Ärnlöv, J; Agardh, EE; Akena, D; Al Khabouri, MJ; Alasfoor, D; Albittar, M; Alegretti, MA; Aleman, AV; Alemu, ZA; Alfonso-Cristancho, R; Alhabib, S; Ali, MK; Ali, R; Alla, F; Al Lami, F; Allebeck, P; AlMazroa, MA; Al-Shahi Salman, R; Alsharif, U; Alvarez, E; Alviz-Guzman, N; Amankwaa, AA; Amare, AT; Ameli, O; Amini, H; Ammar, W; Anderson, HR; Anderson, BO; Antonio, CAT; Anwari, P; Apfel, H; Cunningham, SA; Arsenijevic, VSA; Artaman, A; Asad, MM; Asghar, RJ; Assadi, R; Atkins, LS; Atkinson, C; Badawi, A; Bahit, MC; Bakfalouni, T; Balakrishnan, K; Balalla, S; Banerjee, A; Barber, RM; Barker-Collo, SL; Barquera, S; Barregard, L; Barrero, LH; Barrientos-Gutierrez, T; Basu, A; Basu, S; Basulaiman, MO; Beardsley, J; Bedi, N; Beghi, E; Bekele, T; Bell, ML; Benjet, C; Bennett, DA; Bensenor, IM; Benzian, H; Bertozzi-Villa, A; Beyene, TJ; Bhala, N; Bhalla, A; Bhutta, ZA; Bikbov, B; Abdulhak, AB; Biryukov, S; Blore, JD; Blyth, FM; Bohensky, MA; Borges, G; Bose, D; Boufous, S; Bourne, RR; Boyers, LN; Brainin, M; Brauer, M; Brayne, CEG; Brazinova, A; Breitborde, N; Brenner, H; Briggs, ADM; Brown, JC; Brugha, TS; Buckle, GC; Bui, LN; Bukhman, G; Burch, M; Campos Nonato, IR; Carabin, H; Cárdenas, R; Carapetis, J; Carpenter, DO; Caso, V; Castanda-Orjuela, CA; Castro, RE; Catalá-López, F; Cavalleri, F; Chang, J-C; Charlson, FC; Che, X; Chen, H; Chen, Y; Chen, JS; Chen, Z; Chiang, PP-C; Chimed-Ochir, O; Chowdhury, R; Christensen, H; Christophi, CA; Chuang, T-W; Chugh, SS; Cirillo, M; Coates, MM; Coffeng, LE; Coggeshall, MS; Cohen, A; Colistro, V; Colquhoun, SM; Colomar, M; Cooper, LT; Cooper, C; Coppola, LM; Cortinovis, M; Courville, K; Cowie, BC; Criqui, MH; Crump, JA; Cuevas-Nasu, L; Da Costa Leite, I; 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Gupta, R; Gosselin, RA; Gotay, CC; Goto, A; Gouda, HN; Graetz, N; Greenwell, KF; Gugnani, HC; Gunnell, D; Gutiiérez, RA; Haagsma, J; Hafezi-Nejad, N; Hagan, H; Hagstromer, M; Halasa, YA; Hamadeh, RR; Hamavid, H; Hammami, M; Hancock, J; Hankey, GJ; Hansen, GM; Harb, HL; Harewood, H; Haro, JM; Havmoeller, R; Hay, RJ; Hay, SI; Hedayati, MT; Pi, IBH; Heuton, KR; Heydarpour, P; Higashi, H; Hijar, M; Hoek, HW; Hoffman, HJ; Hornberger, JC; Hosgood, HD; Hossain, M; Hotez, PJ; Hoy, DG; Hsairi, M; Hu, G; Huang, JJ; Huffman, MD; Hughes, AJ; Husseini, A; Huynh, C; Iannarone, M; Iburg, KM; Idrisov, BT; Ikeda, N; Innos, K; Inoue, M; Islami, F; Ismayilova, S; Jacobsen, KH; Jassal, S; Jayaraman, SP; Jensen, PN; Jha, V; Jiang, G; Jiang, Y; Jonas, JB; Joseph, J; Juel, K; Kabagambe, EK; Kan, H; Karch, A; Karimkhani, C; Karthikeyan, G; Kassebaum, N; Kaul, A; Kawakami, N; Kazanjan, K; Kazi, DS; Kemp, AH; Kengne, AP; Keren, A; Kereselidze, M; Khader, YS; Ali Hassan Khalifa, SE; Khan, EA; Khan, G; Khang, Y-H; Kieling, C; Kinfu, Y; Kinge, JM; Kim, D; Kim, S; Kivipelto, M; Knibbs, L; Knudsen, AK; Kokubo, Y; Kosen, S; Kotagal, M; Kravchenko, MA; Krishnaswami, S; Krueger, H; Defo, BK; Kuipers, EJ; Kucuk Bicer, B; Kulkarni, C; Kulkarni, VS; Kumar, K; Kumar, RB; Kwan, GF; Kyu, H; Lai, T; Balaji, AL; Lalloo, R; Lallukka, T; Lam, H; Lan, Q; Lansingh, VC; Larson, HJ; Larsson, A; Lavados, PM; Lawrynowicz, AEB; Leasher, JL; Lee, J-T; Leigh, J; Leinsalu, M; Leung, R; Levitz, C; Li, B; Li, Y; Li, Y; Liddell, C; Lim, SS; De Lima, GMF; Lind, ML; Lipshultz, SE; Liu, S; Liu, Y; Lloyd, BK; Lofgren, KT; Logroscino, G; London, SJ; Lortet-Tieulent, J; Lotufo, PA; Lucas, RM; Lunevicius, R; Lyons, RA; Ma, S; Pedro Machado, VM; MacIntyre, MF; Mackay, MT; MacLachlan, JH; Magis-Rodriguez, C; Mahdi, AA; Majdan, M; Malekzadeh, R; Mangalam, S; Mapoma, CC; Marape, M; Marcenes, W; Margono, C; Marks, GB; Marzan, MB; Masci, JR; Mashal, MT; Masiye, F; Mason-Jones, AJ; Matzopolous, R; Mayosi, BM; Mazorodze, TT; McGrath, JJ; McKay, AC; McKee, M; McLain, A; Meaney, PA; Mehndiratta, MM; Mejia-Rodriguez, F; Melaku, YA; Meltzer, M; Memish, ZA; Mendoza, W; Mensah, GA; Meretoja, A; Mhimbira, FA; Miller, TR; Mills, EJ; Misganaw, A; Mishra, SK; Mock, CN; Moffitt, TE; Ibrahim, NM; Mohammad, KA; Mokdad, AH; Mola, GL; Monasta, L; De La Cruz Monis, J; Hernandez, JCM; Montico, M; Montine, TJ; Mooney, MD; Moore, AR; Moradi-Lakeh, M; Moran, AE; Mori, R; Moschandreas, J; Moturi, WN; Moyer, ML; Mozaffarian, D; Mueller, UO; Mukaigawara, M; Mullany, EC; Murray, J; Mustapha, A; Naghavi, P; Naheed, A; Naidoo, KS; Naldi, L; Nand, D; Nangia, V; Narayan, KMV; Nash, D; Nasher, J; Nejjari, C; Nelson, RG; Neuhouser, M; Neupane, SP; Newcomb, PA; Newman, L; Newton, CR; Ng, M; Ngalesoni, FN; Nguyen, G; Nguyen, NTT; Nisar, MI; Nolte, S; Norheim, OF; Norman, RE; Norrving, B; Nyakarahuka, L; Odell, S; O'Donnell, M; Ohkubo, T; Ohno, SL; Olusanya, BO; Omer, SB; Opio, JN; Orisakwe, OE; Ortblad, KF; Ortiz, A; Otayza, MLK; Pain, AW; Pandian, JD; Panelo, CI; Panniyammakal, J; Papachristou, C; Paternina Caicedo, AJ; Patten, SB; Patton, GC; Paul, VK; Pavlin, B; Pearce, N; Pellegrini, CA; Pereira, DM; Peresson, SC; Perez-Padilla, R; Perez-Ruiz, FP; Perico, N; Pervaiz, A; Pesudovs, K; Peterson, CB; Petzold, M; Phillips, BK; Phillips, DE; Phillips, MR; Plass, D; Piel, FB; Poenaru, D; Polinder, S; Popova, S; Poulton, RG; Pourmalek, F; Prabhakaran, D; Qato, D; Quezada, AD; Quistberg, DA; Rabito, F; Rafay, A; Rahimi, K; Rahimi-Movaghar, V; Rahman, SUR; Raju, M; Rakovac, I; Rana, SM; Refaat, A; Remuzzi, G; Ribeiro, AL; Ricci, S; Riccio, PM; Richardson, L; Richardus, JH; Roberts, B; Roberts, DA; Robinson, M; Roca, A; Rodriguez, A; Rojas-Rueda, D; Ronfani, L; Room, R; Roth, GA; Rothenbacher, D; Rothstein, DH; Rowley, JTF; Roy, N; Ruhago, GM; Rushton, L; Sambandam, S; Søreide, K; Saeedi, MY; Saha, S; Sahathevan, R; Sahraian, MA; Sahle, BW; Salomon, JA; Salvo, D; Samonte, GMJ; Sampson, U; Sanabria, JR; Sandar, L; Santos, IS; Satpathy, M; Sawhney, M; Saylan, M; Scarborough, P; Schöttker, B; Schmidt, JC; Schneider, IJC; Schumacher, AE; Schwebel, DC; Scott, JG; Sepanlou, SG; Servan-Mori, EE; Shackelford, K; Shaheen, A; Shahraz, S; Shakh-Nazarova, M; Shangguan, S; She, J; Sheikhbahaei, S; Shepard, DS; Shibuya, K; Shinohara, Y; Shishani, K; Shiue, I; Shivakoti, R; Shrime, MG; Sigfusdottir, ID; Silberberg, DH; Silva, AP; Simard, EP; Sindi, S; Singh, JA; Singh, L; Sioson, E; Skirbekk, V; Sliwa, K; So, S; Soljak, M; Soneji, S; Soshnikov, SS; Sposato, LA; Sreeramareddy, CT; Stanaway, JD; Stathopoulou, VK; Steenland, K; Stein, C; Steiner, C; Stevens, A; Stöckl, H; Straif, K; Stroumpoulis, K; Sturua, L; Sunguya, BF; Swaminathan, S; Swaroop, M; Sykes, BL; Tabb, KM; Takahashi, K; Talongwa, RT; Tan, F; Tanne, D; Tanner, M; Tavakkoli, M; Ao, BT; Teixeira, CM; Templin, T; Tenkorang, EY; Terkawi, AS; Thomas, BA; Thorne-Lyman, AL; Thrift, AG; Thurston, GD; Tillmann, T; Tirschwell, DL; Tleyjeh, IM; Tonelli, M; Topouzis, F; Towbin, JA; Toyoshima, H; Traebert, J; Tran, BX; Truelsen, T; Trujillo, U; Trillini, M; Dimbuene, ZT; Tsilimbaris, M; Tuzcu, EM; Ubeda, C; Uchendu, US; Ukwaja, KN; Undurraga, EA; Vallely, AJ; Van De Vijver, S; Van Gool, CH; Varakin, YY; Vasankari, TJ; Vasconcelos, AMN; Vavilala, MS; Venketasubramanian, N; Vijayakumar, L; Villalpando, S; Violante, FS; Vlassov, VV; Wagner, GR; Waller, SG; Wang, J; Wang, L; Wang, X; Wang, Y; Warouw, TS; Weichenthal, S; Weiderpass, E; Weintraub, RG; Wenzhi, W; Werdecker, A; Wessells, KRR; Westerman, R; Whiteford, HA; Wilkinson, JD; Williams, TN; Woldeyohannes, SM; Wolfe, CDA; Wolock, TM; Woolf, AD; Wong, JQ; Wright, JL; Wulf, S; Wurtz, B; Xu, G; Yang, YC; Yano, Y; Yatsuya, H; Yip, P; Yonemoto, N; Yoon, S-J; Younis, M; Yu, C; Jin, KY; El Sayed Zaki, M; Zamakhshary, MF; Zeeb, H; Zhang, Y; Zhao, Y; Zheng, Y; Zhu, J; Zhu, S; Zonies, D; Zou, XN; Zunt, JR; Vos, T; Lopez, AD; Murray, CJL; Alcalá-Cerra, G; Balala, S; Chang, C-C; Gosslin, RA; Hu, H; Karam, N; Sabin, N; Temesgen, AM (Elsevier, 2015)
      Background Up-to-date evidence on levels and trends for age-sex-specific all-cause and cause-specific mortality is essential for the formation of global, regional, and national health policies. In the Global Burden of ...
    • 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 ...
    • Variation in Structure and Process of Care in Traumatic Brain Injury: Provider Profiles of European Neurotrauma Centers Participating in the CENTER-TBI Study

      Cnossen, MC; Polinder, S; Lingsma, HF; Maas, AIR; Menon, D; Steyerberg, EW; Adams, H; Alessandro, M; Allanson, J; Amrein, K; Andaluz, N; Andelic, N; Andrea, N; Andreassen, L; Anke, A; Antoni, A; Ardon, H; Audibert, G; Auslands, K; Azouvi, P; Baciu, C; Bacon, A; Badenes, R; Baglin, T; Bartels, R; Barzó, P; Bauerfeind, U; Beer, R; Belda, FJ; Bellander, B-M; Belli, A; Bellier, R; Benali, H; Benard, T; Berardino, M; Beretta, L; Beynon, C; Bilotta, F; Binder, H; Biqiri, E; Blaabjerg, M; Borgen, LS; Bouzat, P; Bragge, P; Brazinova, A; Brehar, F; Brorsson, C; Buki, A; Bullinger, M; Bučková, V; Calappi, E; Cameron, P; Carbayo, LG; Carise, E; Carpenter, C; Castaño-León, AM; Causin, F; Chevallard, G; Chieregato, A; Citerio, G; Coburn, MC; Coles, J; Cooper, JD; Correia, M; Covic, A; Curry, N; Czeiter, E; Czosnyka, M; Dahyot-Fizelier, C; Damas, F; Damas, P; Dawes, H; De Keyser, V; Della Corte, F; Depreitere, B; Ding, S; Dippel, D; Dizdarevic, K; Dulière, G-L; Dzeko, A; Eapen, G; Engemann, H; Ercole, A; Esser, P; Ezer, E; Fabricius, M; Feigin, VL; Feng, J; Foks, K; Fossi, F; Francony, G; Frantzén, J; Freo, U; Frisvold, S; Furmanov, A; Gagliardo, P; Galanaud, D; Gao, G; Geleijns, K; Ghuysen, A; Giraud, B; Glocker, B; Gomez, PA; Grossi, F; Gruen, RL; Gupta, D; Haagsma, JA; Hadzic, E; Haitsma, I; Hartings, JA; Helbok, R; Helseth, E; Hertle, D; Hill, S; Hoedemaekers, A; Hoefer, S; Hutchinson, PJ; Håberg, AK; Jacobs, B; Janciak, I; Janssens, K; Jiang, J; Jones, K; Kalala, J-P; Kamnitsas, K; Karan, M; Karau, J; Katila, A; Kaukonen, M; Keeling, D; Kerforne, T; Ketharanathan, N; Kettunen, J; Kivisaari, R; Kolias, AG; Kolumbán, B; Kompanje, E; Kondziella, D; Koskinen, L-O; Kovács, N; Kálovits, F; Lagares, A; Lanyon, L; Laureys, S; Lauritzen, M; Lecky, F; Ledig, C; Lefering, R; Legrand, V; Lei, J; Levi, L; Lightfoot, R; Lingsma, H; Loeckx, D; Lozano, A; Luddington, R; Luijten-Arts, C; Maas, AIR; MacDonald, S; MacFayden, C; Maegele, M; Majdan, M; Major, S; Manara, A; Manhes, P; Manley, G; Martin, D; Martino, C; Maruenda, A; Maréchal, H; Mastelova, D; Mattern, J; McMahon, C; Melegh, B; Menovsky, T; Morganti-Kossmann, C; Mulazzi, D; Mutschler, M; Mühlan, H; Negru, A; Nelson, D; Neugebauer, E; Newcombe, V; Noirhomme, Q; Nyirádi, J; Oddo, M; Oldenbeuving, A; Oresic, M; Ortolano, F; Palotie, A; Parizel, PM; Patruno, A; Payen, J-F; Perera, N; Perlbarg, V; Persona, P; Peul, W; Pichon, N; Piilgaard, H; Piippo, A; Pili, FS; Pirinen, M; Ples, H; Pomposo, I; Psota, M; Pullens, P; Puybasset, L; Ragauskas, A; Raj, R; Rambadagalla, M; Rehorčíková, V; Rhodes, J; Richardson, S; Ripatti, S; Rocka, S; Rodier, N; Roe, C; Roise, O; Roks, G; Romegoux, P; Rosand, J; Rosenfeld, J; Rosenlund, C; Rosenthal, G; Rossaint, R; Rossi, S; Rostalski, T; Rueckert, DL; Ruiz De Arcaute, F; Rusnák, M; Sacchi, M; Sahakian, B; Sahuquillo, J; Sakowitz, O; Sala, F; Sanchez-Pena, P; Sanchez-Porras, R; Sandor, J; Santos, E; Sasse, N; Sasu, L; Savo, D; Schipper, I; Schlößer, B; Schmidt, S; Schneider, A; Schoechl, H; Schoonman, G; Schou, RF; Schwendenwein, E; Schöll, M; Sir, O; Skandsen, T; Smakman, L; Smeets, D; Smielewski, P; Sorinola, A; Stamatakis, EL; Stanworth, S; Stegemann, K; Steinbüchel, N; Stevens, R; Stewart, W; Stocchetti, N; Sundström, N; Synnot, A; Szabó, J; Söderberg, J; Taccone, FS; Tamás, V; Tanskanen, P; Tascu, A; Taylor, MS; Te Ao, B; Tenovuo, O; Teodorani, G; Theadom, A; Thomas, M; Tibboel, D; Tolias, C; Tshibanda, J-FL; Tudora, CM; Vajkoczy, P; Valeinis, E; Van Hecke, W; Van Praag, D; Van Roost, D; Van Vlierberghe, E; Vande Vyvere, T; Vanhaudenhuyse, A; Vargiolu, A; Vega, E; Verheyden, J; Vespa, PM; Vik, A; Vilcinis, R; Vizzino, G; Vleggeert-Lankamp, C; Volovici, V; Vulekovic, P; Vámos, Z; Wade, D; Wang, KKW; Wang, L; Wildschut, E; Williams, G; Willumsen, L; Wilson, A; Wilson, L; Winkler, MKL; Ylén, P; Younsi, A; Zaaroor, M; Zhang, Z; Zheng, Z; Zumbo, F; De Lange, S; De Ruiter, GCW; Den Boogert, H; Van Dijck, J; Van Essen, TA; Van Heugten, C; Van Der Jagt, M; Van Der Naalt, J (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Introduction: The strength of evidence underpinning care and treatment recommendations in traumatic brain injury (TBI) is low. Comparative effectiveness research (CER) has been proposed as a framework to provide evidence ...