Associate Professor Andrew Wong

Academic Title-Associate Professor

Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

Research Interests

  • Stroke
    As the director of a large hospital acute stroke unit, I have a particular interest in research involving the first few hours and days after stroke onset, though I am also interested in all aspects of stroke management.

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Schleiger, E., Rowland, T., Wong, A., Read, S. and Finnigan, S. (2016). Informing prognostication of post-stroke cognitive impairment: the accuracy of a pre-sischarge EEG marker. Asia Pacific Stroke Conference 2016, Brisbane, Australia, July 14-17, 2016. Basel, Switzerland: S. Karger AG. doi: 10.1159/000447732

  • Fanning, J., Wesley, A., Walters, D., Wong, A. and Fraser, J. (2016). Topographical distribution of cerebral infarction associated with Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI). Annual Conference of the Asia Pacific Stroke Organization (APSO) Combined with Stroke Society of Australasia, Brisbane, Qld, Australia, 14-17 July 2016. Basel, Switzerland: S. Karger. doi: 10.1159/000447732

  • Shaffer, J., Nguyen, G., Coulthard, A., Wong, A., O'Sullivan, J. and Reutens, D. (2015). Segmentation Test-Retest of Perfusion Computed Tomography-Obtained Blood-Brain Barrier in Prediction of Infarct Expansion Following Acute Ischaemic Stroke. Southern Regional Meeting of the American-Federation-for-Medical-Research, New Orleans, LA, United States, 26-28 February 2015. Philadelphia, United States: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. doi: 10.1097/JIM.0000000000000146

  • Schleiger, Emma, Sheikh, Nabeel, Rowland, Tennille, Wong, Andrew, Read, Stephen and Finnigan, Simon (2014). Early post-stroke measures of slowed frontal lobe activity can help predict cognitive outcomes. XII International Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience (ICON-XII), Brisbane, QLD Australia, 25-27 July 2014. Brisbane, Qld Australia: Frontiers in Human Neuoscience. doi: 10.3389/conf.fnhum.2015.217.00400

  • Schleiger, E., Sheikh, N., Rowland, T., Wong, A., Read, S. and Finnigan, S. (2014). Prognosticating post-stroke cognitive outcomes: Pre-discharge, frontal EEG markers are informative. 25th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australasia, Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia, 30 July-1 August 2014. Richmond, VIC Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12297

  • Roxbury, T., McMahon, K., Read, S., Henderson, R., Wong, A., Coulthard, A., Farrell, A., Burfein, P., Taubert, S., Buckley, R., McHenery, C. and Copland, D. (2014). Relationship between subacute brain activity and aphasia recovery. 15th International Science of Aphasia Conference, Venice, Italy, 19 - 24 September 2014. Utrecht, The Netherlands: Swets and Zeitlinger BV.

  • Amiss, E., Wong, A., Jones, P., Skinner, G., Taubert, S., Turkington, L., Farrell, A., Dorman, R., Platz, E. and Humble, J. (2014). Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH) acute stroke unit - a change from neurorehabilitation focus to an acute care unit. SMART STROKES 2014, Sydney, Australia, 28-29 August 2014. HOBOKEN: WILEY-BLACKWELL.

  • Copland, D. A., Roxbury, T., McMahon, K., Read, S., Henderson, R., Wong, A., Coulthard, A., Farrell, A., Burfein, P., Taubert, S., Buckley, R. and McHenery, C. (2014). Using fMRI to predict post-stroke aphasia recovery. International Stroke Conference 2014, San Diego, CA, United States, 12-14 February, 2014. London, United Kingdom: Sage Publications. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12297

  • Anderlini, D., Wallis, G., Henderson, R. and Wong, A. (2013). A drop in the average age of stroke patients. 24th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australia, Darwin, NT Australia, 31 July-2 August 2013. Richmond, VIC Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12143

  • Schleiger, E., Sheikh, N., Rowland, T., Wong, A., Read, S. and Finnigan, S. (2013). Pre-discharge EEG markers are informative of post-stroke cognitive outcomes. 24th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australia, Darwin NT Australia, 31 July-2 August 2013. Richmond, VIC Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12142

  • Schleiger, E., Sheikh, N., Rowland, T., Wong, A., Read, S. and Finnigan, S. (2013). Prognosticating post-stroke cognitive deficits from pre-discharge EEG. Smart Strokes 2013: 9th Australasian Nursing and Allied Health Stroke Conference, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, 22-23 August, 2013. Richmond, VIC, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12172_3

  • Schleiger, Emma, Sheikh, Nabeel, Rowland, Tennille, Wong, Andrew, Read, Stephen and Finnigan, Simon (2013). Prognosticating post-stroke cognitive deficits from pre-discharge EEG. ACNC 2013: The 4th Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Conference, Monash University, Melbourne, 28 November-1 December, 2013. Lausanne, Switzerland: Frontiers Research Foundation. doi: 10.3389/conf.fnhum.2013.212.00128

  • Sheikh, N., Wong, A., Read, S., Coulthard, A. and Finnigan, S. (2013). QEEG may uniquely inform and expedite decisions regarding reperfusion therapies in acute stroke. 24th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australia, Darwin NT Australia, 31 July-2 August 2013. Richmond, VIC Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12143

  • Sheikh, N., Wong, A., O'Sullivan, J., Blum, S., Airey, C., Dionisio, S., Mitchell, K., Coulthard, A., Cloustan, J., Groundwater, A., Rajah, T., Jhamb, A. and Henderson, R. (2012). CT perfusion and bilateral paramedian thalamic stroke due to Artery of Percheron occlusion. Annual Scientific Meeting and the 8th Smart Strokes Australasian Nursing and Allied Health Stroke Conference, Sydney, NSW Australia, 29-31 August 2012. Richmond, VIC Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-4930.2012.00907.x

  • Sheikh, N., Wong, A., Read, S. and Finnigan, S. (2012). Subacute quantitative electroencephalography (QEEG) correlates better with stroke outcome than the acute QEEG. Stroke 2012 Conference - A combined event of the Stroke Society of Australasia 2012 Annual Scientific Meeting and the 8th Smart Strokes Australasian Nursing and Allied Health Stroke Conference, Sydney, Australia, 29-31 August 2012. Richmond, VIC, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia.

  • Pandian, J, Wong, A, Lincoln, D, Davis, J, Henderson, R, O'Sullivan, J and Read, S (2005). Circadian blood pressure variation after acute stroke. 18th World Congress of Neurology, Sydney Australia, Nov 05-11, 2005. AMSTERDAM: ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision