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de Wilde, J.A. (author), Zandbergen-Harlaar, S. (author), van Buuren, S. (author), Middelkoop, B.J. (author)
OBJECTIVES: Asians have a smaller muscle mass and a larger fat mass at the same body mass index (BMI) than most other ethnic groups. Due to a resulting higher cardiometabolic risk, the BMI cut-offs for overweight and obesity were lowered for adults. For Asian children universal criteria apply. The objectives of this study were to determine the...
article 2013
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de Wilde, J.A. (author), van Buuren, S. (author), Middelkoop, B.J.C. (author)
Background South Asian babies born in developed countries are generally lighter than babies from other ethnic groups born in the same country. While the mean birth weight of Caucasian babies in the Netherlands has increased the past decades, it is unknown if the mean birth weight of South Asian babies born in the Netherlands has increased or if...
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Talma, H. (author), Schönbeck, Y. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), Bakker, B. (author), van Buuren, S. (author), Hirasing, R. (author)
Aim: To assess and compare the secular trend in age at menarche in Dutch girls (1955-2009) and girls from Turkish and Moroccan descent living in the Netherlands (1997-2009). Methods: Data on growth and maturation were collected in 20,867 children of Dutch, Turkish and Moroccan descent in 2009 by trained health care professionals. Girls, 9 years...
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Schönbeck, Y. (author), Talma, H. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), Bakker, B. (author), Buitendijk, S.E. (author), Hirasing, R.A. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
Background: Records show that mean height in The Netherlands has increased since 1858. This study looks at whether this trend in the world's tallest nation is continuing. We consider the influence of the geographical region, and of the child and parental education, on changes in height.Methods:We compared the height of young Dutch people aged 0...
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de Kroon, M.l.A. (author), Renders, C.M. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author), van Buuren, S. (author), Hirasing, R.A. (author)
In het Terneuzen Onderzoek naar Preventie zijn overgewicht en cardiometabole risicofactoren op jongvolwassen leeftijd bestudeerd in relatie tot de veranderingen in body mass index (BMI) tussen de geboorte en 18-jarige leeftijd. Deze studie is gebaseerd op het Terneuzen Geboorte Cohort, waarbij prospectief verkregen gegevens zijn verkregen via de...
article 2013
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van Dommelen, P. (author), Schönbeck, Y. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
article 2012
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Hopman-Rock, M. (author), Dusseldorp, E. (author), Chorus, A. (author), Jacobusse, G. (author), Ruetten, A. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
Background: Many questionnaires for measuring physical activity (PA) exist. This complicates the comparison of outcomes. Methods: In 8 European countries, PA was measured in random samples of 600 persons, using the IPAQ as a 'bridge' to historical sets of country-specific questions. We assume that a unidimensional scale of PA ability exists on...
article 2012
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van Gameren-Oosterom, H.B.M. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), Oudesluys-Murphy, A.M. (author), Buitendijk, S.E. (author), van Buuren, S. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author)
Objective: To provide cross-sectional height and head circumference (HC) references for healthy Dutch children with Down syndrome (DS), while considering the influence of concomitant disorders on their growth, and to compare growth between children with DS and children from the general population. Study design: Longitudinal growth and medical...
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de Kroon, M.L.A. (author), Renders, C.M. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author), Hirasing, R.A. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
Objective. To develop a tool to identify children with high risk of adult overweight (AO), especially before developing overweight, based on body mass index (BMI) standard deviation score(s) (SDS) changes between 2-6 years (y) of age. Methods. We fitted a linear spline model to BMI SDS of 762 young Caucasian adults from the Terneuzen Birth...
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de Kroon, M.L.A. (author), Renders, C.M. (author), Buskermolen, M.P.J. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author), van Buuren, S. (author), Hirasing, R.A. (author)
Breastfeeding (BF) is protective against overweight and is associated with dietary behaviour. The aims of our study were to assess the relationship between exclusive BF duration and BMI, waist circumference (WC) and waist-hip ratio (WHR) at adulthood, and to study whether dietary behaviour could explain the relationship between BF duration and...
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Schönbeck, Y. (author), Talma, H. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), Bakker, B. (author), Buitendijk, S.E. (author), HiraSing, R.A. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
To assess the prevalence of overweight and obesity among Dutch children and adolescents, to examine the 30-years trend, and to create new body mass index reference charts. Design: Nationwide cross-sectional data collection by trained health care professionals. Participants: 10,129 children of Dutch origin aged 0-21 years. Main Outcome Measures:...
article 2011
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Kamphuis, M. (author), Obenhuijsen, N.H. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), van Buuren, S. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
The main goal of this guideline for preventive child health care (PCHC) is to improve early detection of disorders that induce short stature. Based on research, evidence-based referral criteria for children aged 0-10 years with a short stature were formulated. These criteria are important for all professionals working with children, such as PCHC...
article 2010
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