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Vaandrager, G.J. (author), Bruining, G.J. (author), Veenhof, F.J. (author), Drayer, N.M. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
The incidence of childhood diabetes (0-19 years of age) in The Netherlands, where there is no nationalized health-care system, was investigated retrospectively in the years 1978 to 1980 inclusive. The method chosen was a questionnaire among all Dutch paediatricians and internal physicians acting as consultants. Ascertainment was by the same...
article 1984
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van den Berg, H. (author), Louwerse, E.S. (author), Bruinse, H.W. (author), Thissen, J.T.N.M. (author), Schrijver, J. (author), Centraal Instituut voor Voedingsonderzoek TNO (author)
The vitamin B6 status of women suffering from premenstrual symptoms (PMS, n = 19) and a group of matched controls (n = 19) has been investigated. The women volunteering in the study were selected on strictly defined criteria. Several biochemical parameters of the metabolism of vitamin B6 and tryptophan were studied in blood and urine samples...
article 1986
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van Dokkum, W. (author), de Vos, R.H. (author), Muys, Th. (author), Wesstra, J.A. (author), Centraal Instituut voor Voedingsonderzoek TNO (author)
1. During a period of 2.5 years, every 3 months 221 different food items forming a 'market basket' were purchased, prepared and divided into twenty-three food-commodity groups. The 'market basket' was based on a study of the dietary intake of 18-year-old male, Dutch adolescents. In the (homogenized) food groups various minerals and trace...
article 1989
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van Poppel, G. (author), Schrijver, J. (author), Meulmeester, J.F. (author), Kempen-Voogd, N. (author), Centraal Instituut voor Voedingsonderzoek TNO (author)
Chemicals/CAS: Cholesterol, 57-88-5; Iron, 7439-89-6; Vitamins
article 1989
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Engesser, L. (author), Brommer, E.J.P. (author), Kluft, C. (author), Briet, E. (author), Gaubius Instituut TNO (author)
Two hundred and three patients with venous thrombophilia were investigated in order to find out whether an elevated plasma concentration of plasminogen activator inhibitor (PAI) could be a cause of their tendency to thrombosis. The patients were studied in an asymptomatic period about 3 months after their last thromboembolic episode. PAI...
article 1989
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van 't Veer, P. (author), van der Wielen, R.P.J. (author), Kok, F.J. (author), Hermus, R.J.J. (author), Sturmans, F. (author), Centraal Instituut voor Voedingsonderzoek TNO (author)
The association between breast cancer and selenium, measured in the diet, plasma, erythrocytes, and toenails, was investigated in a case-control study in the Netherlands during 1985-1987. Dietary selenium intake was assessed by a structured dietary history technique among 133 breast cancer cases and 238 population controls. Absolute and energy...
article 1990
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de Vos, R.H. (author), van Dokkum, W. (author), Schouten, A. (author), Jong de -Berkhout, P. (author), Centraal Instituut voor Voedingsonderzoek TNO (author)
Over a period of 2.5 yr, 221 different food items of a 'market basket' of 18-yr-old males were purchased every 3 months. In total, 10 market baskets were collected. The foodstuffs were prepared by normal methods and combined into 23 commodity groups. Homogenates were prepared from each commodity group, followed by analysis for 17 different...
article 1990
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van 't Veer, P. (author), van Leer, E.M. (author), Rietdijk, A. (author), Kok, F.J. (author), Schouten, E.G. (author), Hermus, R.J.J. (author), Sturmans, F. (author), Instituut CIVO-Toxicologie en Voeding TNO (author)
Combinations of dietary factors were studied in relation to breast-cancer occurrence among 133 breast cancer cases and 289 population controls in The Netherlands. Dietary factors were classified according to their possible mechanism of action, i.e., relating either to the intestinal microflora (total fat, fiber, fermented milk products) or to...
article 1991
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van Noord-Zaadstra, B.M. (author), Looman, C.W.N. (author), Alsbach, H. (author), Habbema, J.D.F. (author), te Velde, E.R. (author), Karbaat, J. (author), Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author)
Objectives - To study the age of the start of the fall (critical age) in fecundity; the probability of a pregnancy leading to a healthy baby taking into account the age of the woman; and, combining these results, to determine the age dependent probability of getting a healthy baby. Design - Cohort study of all women who had entered a donor...
article 1991
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Burgersdijk, R. (author), Truin, G.J. (author), Frankenmolen, F. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), van 't Hof, M. (author), Mulder, J. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
In 1986 a nationwide dental survey was performed in the Netherlands. This article describes the prevalence of dentofacial anomalies in the age group 15-74 yr, as well as the subjective and objective need for orthodontic treatment. The main findings were: severe crowding in the mandible was found in approximately 15%; an Angle Class II situation...
article 1991
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de Kort, W.L.A.M. (author), Fransman, L.G. (author), van Dijk, F.J.H. (author), Medisch Biologisch Laboratorium TNO (author)
Several hundreds of thousands of preemployment medical examinations are performed in The Netherlands each year, with the objective of screening for obvious risks for the applicants or others. Neither the efficacy of these examinations nor determinants for rejection are known. Altogether 101,754 preemployment medical examinations of applicants...
article 1991
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Burgersdijk, R. (author), Truin, G.J. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), van 't Hof, M. (author), Mulder, J. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
In order to assess the objective and subjective need for cosmetic dentistry in the Dutch adult population in 1986 a stratified sample of 2784 dentate persons, aged 15-74 yr, participated in the study. The aesthetics of anterior teeth and first premolars in the maxillary mandibular arch were determined by dental examiners as well as by the...
article 1991
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van de Water, H.P.A. (author), Bijleveld, C.C.J.H. (author), Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author)
Eind 1990 verschenen in dit tijdschrift twee artikelen over het aantal met HIV geïnfecteerden in Nederland. Hieruit bleek dat het aantal HIV-seropositieven lager lag dan eerder werd aangenomen, maar dat desondanks een stijgend aantal AIDS-patiënten verwacht mocht worden. In uitkomsten liepen de twee onderzoeken niet ver uiteen. Jager et al....
article 1992
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), Truin, G.J. (author), Verrips, G.H. (author), Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author)
Both in 6- and 12-year-old Dutch children the prevalence of dental caries has declined remarkably between 1970 and 1985. However, in 6-year-olds the decline terminated after that period, while it continued in the 12-year-olds. In 1986 a national dental survey of the caries prevalence of older age categories was executed. As no comparable caries...
article 1992
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Treurniet, H.F. (author), Davidse, W. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
In 1983 werd door de Geneeskundige Hoofdinspectie (GHI) een landelijke registratie van seksueel overdraagbare aandoeningen (SOA's) ingevoerd, naast het registratiesysteem van wettelijk aangifteplichtige ziekten. De gegevens voor de registratie worden door sociaal-verpleegkundigen, werkzaam bij GGD'en en geslachtsziekten-poliklinieken, verzameld....
article 1993
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Buitendijk, S.E. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), Verloove-Vanhorick, S.P. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
article 1993
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Verrips, G.H. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), Frencken, J.E. (author), ter Horst, G. (author), Filedt Kok-Weimar, T.L. (author)
A previous study has shown five-year-old children of parents originating from Turkey or Morocco to have twice as much dmfs as children of parents from The Netherlands, Surinam or various other countries. In the present study, other risk indicators and factors for the prevalence of caries amongst these children were studied by interviewing their...
article 1993
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Buitendijk, S.E. (author), van Enk, A. (author), Oosterhout, R. (author), Ris, M. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
The objective was to compare the course of teenage pregnancies and deliveries with those of women between the ages of 20 and 29, using data from the 1989 National Obstetric Database (LVR) when approximately 76% of cases conducted by obstetricians were registered. 4500 teenage pregnancies were studied to compare the risk of preterm birth, low...
article 1993
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Hirasing, R.A. (author), Schaapveld, K. (author), Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author)
article 1993
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Vogels, T. (author), van der Vliet, R. (author), Danz, M. (author), Hopman-Rock, M. (author), Visser, A. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
article 1993
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