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Goede, H.A. (author), Ploeg, D. (author), Schinkel, J.M. (author)
The development of a dermal exposure model is a challenge because of the complexity of dermal exposure processes on one hand, and the scarcity of good quality and contextually-rich dermal exposure measurements. Dermal exposure modelling is further complicated by the difficulty of measuring dermal exposure due to the lack of standardised methods ...
report 2018
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Zwaveling-Soonawala, N. (author), Trotsenburg, A.S. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author)
Context. In central hypothyroidism (CeH) free thyroxine (FT4) concentrations are low while TSH concentrations may be low, normal or even slightly elevated due to reduced bioactivity. Congenital CeH (CCeH) may be isolated or part of multiple pituitary hormone deficiency (MPHD). Objective. To test our hypotheses that (1) TSH concentrations have a...
article 2018
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Kuunders, T.J.M. (author), Jacobs, M.A.M. (author), van de Goor, I.A.M. (author), van Bon-Martens, M.J.H. (author), van Oers, H.A.M. (author), Paulussen, T.G.W.M. (author)
Background. Previous evaluation showed insufficient use of a national guideline for integrated local health policy by Regional Health Services (RHS) in the Netherlands. The guideline focuses on five health topics and includes five checklists to support integrated municipal health policies. This study explores the determinants of guideline use by...
article 2017
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Blanson Henkemans, O.A. (author), Bierman, B.P.B. (author), Janssen, J. (author), Looije, R. (author), Neerincx, M.A. (author), van Dooren, M.M.M. (author), de Vries, J.L.E. (author), van der Burg, G.J. (author), Huisman, S.D. (author)
Objective To assess the effects of a personal robot, providing diabetes self-management education in a clinical setting on the pleasure, engagement and motivation to play a diabetes quiz of children (7–12) with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), and on their acquisition of knowledge about their illness. Methods Children with T1DM (N = 27)...
article 2017
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Kolkman, D.G.E. (author), Fleuren, M.A.H. (author), Wouters, M.G.A.J. (author), de Groot, C.J.M. (author), Rijnders, M.E.B. (author)
Background. Actions to prevent early onset disease in neonates are based on different strategies including administering antibiotic prophylaxis during labour in case of 1) maternal GBS colonisation (screening strategy), 2) identified risk factors (risk-based strategy) or 3) a combination of these two conditions (maternal GBS colonisation and...
article 2017
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Burger, F. (author), Broekens, J. (author), Neerincx, M.A. (author)
A key challenge in developing companion agents for children is keeping them interested after novelty effects wear off. Self Determination Theory posits that motivation is sustained if the human feels related to another human. According to Social Penetration Theory, relatedness can be established through the reciprocal disclosure of information...
conference paper 2017
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Pot, M. (author), van Keulen, H.M. (author), Ruiter, R.A.C. (author), Eekhout, I. (author), Mollema, L. (author), Paulussen, T.W.G.M. (author)
Background In the Netherlands, HPV-vaccination uptake among 12-year-old girls remains to be lower (61% in 2016) than expected. The present study is about 1) replicating the extent to which social-psychological determinants found in earlier cross-sectional studies explain HPV-vaccination intention, and 2) testing whether HPV-vaccination intention...
article 2017
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Bekker, C. (author), Fransman, W. (author), Boessen, R. (author), Oerlemans, A. (author), Ottenbros, I.B. (author), Vermeulen, R. (author)
Background: Nano-specific inhalation exposure models could potentially be effective tools to assess and control worker exposure to nano-objects, and their aggregates and agglomerates (NOAA). However, due to the lack of reliable and consistent collected NOAA exposure data, the scientific basis for validation of the existing NOAA exposure models...
article 2017
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Chastin, S.F.M. (author), De Craemer, M. (author), Lien, N. (author), Bernaards, C. (author), Buck, C. (author), Oppert, J.M. (author), Nazare, J.A. (author), Lakerveld, J. (author), O'Donoghue, G. (author), Holdsworth, M. (author), Owen, N. (author), Brug, J. (author), Cardon, G. (author)
Background Ecological models are currently the most used approaches to classify and conceptualise determinants of sedentary behaviour, but these approaches are limited in their ability to capture the complexity of and interplay between determinants. The aim of the project described here was to develop a transdisciplinary dynamic framework,...
article 2016
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Kocken, P.L. (author), Scholten, A.M. (author), Westhoff, E. (author), Kok, B.P.H. (author), Taal, E.M. (author), Goldbohm, R.A. (author)
The effectiveness of the “Extra Fit!” (EF!) education program in promoting healthy diet and physical activity to prevent and reduce overweightness among primary school children aged 9 to 11 was evaluated. A randomized controlled design was carried out in 45 primary schools (n = 1112) in the Netherlands, 23 intervention and 22 control schools....
article 2016
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Smulders, P.G.W. (author), Pot, F. (author)
Based on data of the Netherlands Employers Work Survey of TNO (with about 20,000 firms in the period 2008-2014) and the Netherlands Working Conditions Survey of TNO and Statistics Netherlands (with about 150,000 employees in the period 2007-2014) this articles provides answers on questions like to what extent formal co-determination exists in...
article 2016
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O'Donoghue, G. (author), Perchoux, C. (author), Mensah, K. (author), Lakerveld, J. (author), van der Ploeg, H. (author), Bernaards, C. (author), Chastin, S.F. (author), Simon, C. (author), O'Gorman, D. (author), Nazare, J.A. (author)
Background: Recent research shows that sedentary behaviour is associated with adverse cardio-metabolic consequences even among those considered sufficiently physically active. In order to successfully develop interventions to address this unhealthy behaviour, factors that influence sedentariness need to be identified and fully understood. The...
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Bouman, J. (author), Ebbing, J. (author), Meekes, S. (author), Fattah, R.A. (author), Fuchs, M. (author), Gradmann, S. (author), Haagmans, R. (author), Lieb, V. (author), Schmidt, M. (author), Dettmering, D. (author), Bosch, W. (author)
The Gravity field and steady-state Ocean Circulation Explorer (GOCE) is the European Space Agency's (ESA)satellite gravity mission to determine the Earth's mean gravity field. GOCE delivers gravity gradients, anew type of satellite data. We study how these data can improve modeling of the Earth's lithosphere. We discuss the use of the original...
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Celis-Morales, C. (author), Livingstone, K.M. (author), Woolhead, C. (author), Forster, H. (author), O’Donovan, C.B. (author), Macready, A.L. (author), Fallaize, R. (author), Marsaux, C.F.M. (author), Tsirigoti, L. (author), Efstathopoulou, E. (author), Moschonis, G. (author), Navas-Carretero, S. (author), San-Cristobal, R. (author), Kolossa, S. (author), Klein, U.L. (author), Hallmann, J. (author), Godlewska, M. (author), Surwiłło, A. (author), Drevon, C.A. (author), Bouwman, J. (author), Grimaldi, K. (author), Parnell, L.D. (author), Manios, Y. (author), Traczyk, I. (author), Gibney, E.R. (author), Brennan, L. (author), Walsh, M.C. (author), Lovegrove, J.A. (author), Martinez, J.A. (author), Daniel, H. (author), Saris, W.H.M. (author), Gibney, M. (author), Mathers, J.C. (author)
In e-health intervention studies, there are concerns about the reliability of internet-based, self-reported (SR) data and about the potential for identity fraud. This study introduced and tested a novel procedure for assessing the validity of internet-based, SR identity and validated anthropometric and demographic data via measurements performed...
article 2015
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Duijster, D. (author), de Jong-Lenters, M. (author), Verrips, E. (author), van Loveren, C. (author)
Background The prevention of childhood dental caries relies on adherence to key behaviours, including twice daily tooth brushing with fluoride toothpaste and reducing the consumption of sugary foods and drinks. The aim of this qualitative study was to explore parents’ perceptions of barriers and facilitators that influence these oral health...
article 2015
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Fleuren, M.A.H. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), Dunnink, T. (author)
Preventive Child Health Care (PCHC) services are delivered to all children in the Netherlands by approximately 5500 doctors, nurses and doctor's assistants. In 1996, The Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports asked for the development of evidence-based PCHC guidelines. Since 1998, twenty-five guidelines have been published. Levels of...
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Delahaij, R. (author), Theunissen, N.C.M. (author), Six, C. (author)
The purpose of this study was to investigate the underlying mechanisms that explain the influence of instructor support on attrition levels within Navy basic military training. Based on self-determination theory, we hypothesized that higher autonomy support leads to lower intent to quit, mediated by self-efficacy and training value. Results from...
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Siemonsma, P. (author), Dopp, C. (author), Alpay, L. (author), Tak, E. (author), van Meeteren, N. (author), Chorus, A. (author)
Purpose: Home-based rehabilitation is a promising alternative to regular center-based stroke rehabilitation. The objective of this study was to identify what is currently known about determinants that influence the implementation of home-based stroke rehabilitation (HBSR) in clinical practice. Methods: A systematic review of determinants of HBSR...
article 2014
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Rosman, A.N. (author), Vlemmix, F. (author), Beuckens, A. (author), Rijnders, M.E. (author), Opmeer, B.C. (author), Mol, B.W.J. (author), Kok, M. (author), Fleuren, M.A.H. (author)
OBJECTIVE: guidelines recommend that external cephalic version (ECV) should be offered to all women with a fetus in breech presentation at term. However, only 50-60% of the women receive an ECV attempt. We explored the determinants (barriers and facilitators) affecting the uptake of the guidelines among gynaecologists and midwives in the...
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Huijg, J.M. (author), Gebhardt, W.A. (author), Dusseldorp, E. (author), Verheijden, M.W. (author), van der Zouwe, N. (author), Middelkoop, B.J.C. (author), Crone, M.R. (author)
Background: To be able to design effective strategies to improve healthcare professionals' implementation behaviors, a valid and reliable questionnaire is needed to assess potential implementation determinants. The present study describes the development of the Determinants of Implementation Behavior Questionnaire (DIBQ) and investigates the...
article 2014
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