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Tacke, C.E. (author), Breunis, W.B. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), Breur, J.M. (author), Kuipers, I.M. (author), Kuijpers, T.W. (author)
Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence, disease presentation, treatment and cardiac outcome of Kawasaki disease (KD) in The Netherlands. Methods: The national Dutch Pediatric Surveillance Unit was used to prospectively register new KD cases from 2008 through 2012. Questionnaires were sent to pediatricians to obtain...
article 2014
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Pereira, R.R. (author), Kanhai, H. (author), Rosendaal, F. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), Swaab, D. (author), Pereira, E.R. (author), van de Wetering, B. (author)
Objective: To determine whether use of intrapartum Pethidine pain analgesia increases the risk for substance use disorder in adult offspring. Design: Analysis of data from a cohort study. Setting: Academic hospital in Leiden, the Netherlands. Participants: 133 cases and 164 control individuals, aged 18-20 years at follow-up. Main outcome measure...
article 2012
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van Hoof, J.J. (author), van der Lely, N. (author), Bouthoorn, S.H. (author), van Dalen, W.E. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author)
Purpose: To monitor the prevalence of, and the circumstances leading to, adolescent alcohol intoxication admissions in Dutch hospital departments of pediatrics. Methods: Data were collected in 2007 and 2008, using the Dutch Pediatric Surveillance System, in which pediatricians received questionnaires on varying issues, including adolescent...
article 2011
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Semmekrot, B.A. (author), van Sleuwen, B.E. (author), Engelberts, A.C. (author), Joosten, K.F.M. (author), Mulder, J.C. (author), Liem, K.D. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), Bijlmer, R.P.G.M. (author), L'hoir, M.P. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
SIDS and ALTE are different entities that somehow show some similarities. Both constitute heterogeneous conditions. The Netherlands is a low-incidence country for SIDS. To study whether the same would hold for ALTE, we studied the incidence, etiology, and current treatment of ALTE in The Netherlands. Using the Dutch Pediatric Surveillance Unit,...
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Peters, M. (author), Fijnvandraat, K. (author), van den Tweel, X.W. (author), Garre, F.G. (author), Giordano, P.C. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Objectives: To estimate the prevalence of children with sickle cell disease (SCD) in The Netherlands. To estimate the annual number of children newly diagnosed as having SCD and the proportion with diagnoses through neonatal screening To estimate the proportion of children with SCD receiving paediatric care in a comprehensive care setting....
article 2010
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van Hoof, J.J. (author), van der Lely, N. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), van Dalen, W.E. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Objective This study was conducted to investigate the number and characteristics of adolescent alcohol intoxication cases in hospital Departments of Pediatrics. The study also analyzes drinking patterns and intoxication characteristics. Method: Data were collected using the Dutch Pediatric Surveillance System, in which about 92% of general...
article 2010
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Pereira, R.R. (author), Draaisma, J.M.T. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
article 2009
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Ketelslegers, I.A. (author), Boon, M. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), Hintzen, R.Q. (author), Catsman-Berrevoets, C.E. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) and multiple sclerosis (MS) in children are relatively rare and the exact incidence is still unknown. There is great variability in clinical presentation and disease course. It is yet unclear which clinical and biological parameters can predict a chronic disease course and progression to multiple...
article 2009
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Pelleboer, R.A.A. (author), Bontemps, S.T.H. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Aims: To estimate the incidence and clinical characteristics in hospital admissions due to dehydration or undernutrition and their laboratory evaluation and treatment outcome in exclusively breastfed infants. Methods: All hospital admissions during the first 3 months of life assessed by the Dutch Paediatric Surveillance Unit (DPSU) between mid...
article 2009
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IJland, M.M. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), Cornelissen, E.A.M. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Vitamin K prophylaxis is recommended to prevent the hazard of haemorrhage caused by vitamin K deficiency in newborns. The present Dutch guideline recommends 1 mg of vitamin K1 orally at birth, followed by a daily dose of 25 μg of vitamin K1 from 1 to 13 weeks of age for breastfed infants. Since the introduction of this prophylaxis, the incidence...
article 2008
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Driessen, G.J. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), Brabin, B.J. (author), Hartwig, N.G. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Background: Falciparum malaria or malaria tropica is one of the leading causes of childhood mortality worldwide. Malaria-related deaths occur mainly in sub-Saharan Africa, where an estimated 365 million clinical cases of Plasmodium falciparum malaria occur each year. In Europe, imported malaria cases occur due to returning travellers or...
article 2008
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Aalberse, J. (author), Dolman, K. (author), Ramnath, G. (author), Pereira, R.R. (author), Davin, J.C. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Background: The aim of the present study on the occurrence of Henoch-Schönlein Purpura (HSP) in Dutch children is to give some insight into the epidemiology of HSP in the Netherlands, to record the diagnostic criteria used by Dutch paediatricians and to evaluate the accuracy of the latter using the presence of IgA in the skin when biopsies are...
article 2007
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