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van Poppel, G. (author), Schneijder, P. (author), Löwik, M.R.H. (author), Schrijver, J. (author), Kok, F.J. (author), Instituut CIVO-Toxicologie en Voeding TNO (author)
As part of the Dutch Nutrition Surveillance System, cardiovascular risk factors and food consumption (24 h recall) as well as haematological, Fe and vitamin status (A, B6, C) were assessed in 126 Dutch boys aged 10-11 years (response 71%). Body mass index (BMI) and the sum of four skinfolds were strongly associated (r 0.85, P < 0.01) and 8% of...
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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van de Laar, M.J.W. (author), Sleutjes, M.P.M. (author), Postema, C.A. (author), van de Water, H.P.A. (author)
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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de Kort, W.L.A.M. (author), Medisch Biologisch Laboratorium TNO (author)
In dit artikel wordt een overzicht gegeven van de doelstellingen en de praktijk t.a.v. aanstellingskeurigen in Nederland. Ingegaan wordt op : de situatie in Nederland in de praktijk (300000 à 350000 aanstellingskeuringen per jaar met een afkeuringspercentage van 2) ; medische geschiktheid als selectie - criterium ; en de kwaliteit van de...
article 1990
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Lowik, M.R.H. (author), Schrijver, J. (author), Odink, J. (author), van den Berg, H. (author), Wedel, M. (author), Hermus, R.J.J. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
In a nationwide survey the nutritional status was assessed of 539 apparently healthy, independently living elderly aged 65-79 years. Anthropometric data showed no energy deficits. The prevalence of anemia was 4 and 1% among men and women, respectively. Many elderly showed a low level of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in plasma (< 31 nmol/L: men 35%; women...
article 1990
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), Verrips, G.H. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
Data in a WHO report relating caries prevalence and the use of fluorides in different European countries were compared with data obtained directly from investigators in the field of oral epidemiology. The reliability of DMFT indices of 12-year-old children, mentioned in the WHO report, appeared sufficient to make comparisons between countries on...
article 1990
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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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Meulmeester, J.F. (author), van der Berg, H. (author), Wedel, M. (author), Boshuis, P.G. (author), Hulshof, K.F.A. (author), Luyken, R. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid Centraal Instituut voor Voedingsonderzoek TNO (author)
At the end of the winter circulating concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-OHD) in Asian and Mediterranen immigrants in northwestern European countries are usually very low. This may lead to vitamin D deficiency and eventually to rickets. Children are more prone to develop vitamin D deficiency. The vitamin D status of 8-year-old Turkish,...
article 1990
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Frencken, J.E. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), Verrips, G.H. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
In 1973, 1976, 1979, 1982 and 1988 caries investigations were carried out amongst 6- and 12-year-old primary schoolchildren to study the effectiveness of a dental health campaign begun in 1973. This campaign and the school dental health services were stopped in 1985. In all the years, except 1988, radiographs formed part of the caries...
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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Verkerk, P.H. (author), Vaandrager, G.J. (author), Sengers, R.C.A. (author)
In the period 1st September 1974 to 1st Januari 1989 2,511,000 infants (99.3 of all livebirths) were screened for PKU. Treatment was required in 158 of the 330 referred infants. The diagnosis of these 158 patients was PKU (137), hyperphenylalaninaemia (HPA) (19) and malignant HPA (2). Three cases had a false-negative screening result. The...
article 1990
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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 't Veer, P. (author), Dekker, J.M. (author), Lamers, J.W.J. (author), Kok, F.J. (author), Schouten, E.G. (author), Brants, H.A.M. (author), Sturmans, F. (author), Hermus, R.J.J. (author), Centraal Instituut voor Voedingsonderzoek TNO (author)
In a case-control study in The Netherlands, we observed a significantly lower consumption of fermented milk products (predominantly yogurt and buttermilk) among 133 incident breast cancer cases as compared to 289 population controls (mean ± SD among users only, 116 ± 100 versus 157 ± 144 g/day; P<0.01). The age-adjusted odds ratio of daily...
article 1989
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van Dongen, J.E.F. (author), Phaff, J.C. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
In four types of newly built single family dwellings and in apartments of a block of flats in the Netherlands, the behaviour and motivations of the occupants are studied with respect to their response to heating and ventilation, as well as their judgment on indoor air and climate variables such as tobacco smoke, cooking smells, vapour, mould,...
conference paper 1989
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van Beekum, T. (author), Banta, H.D. (author), Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author)
Limited resources for health care and increasing health care costs have led to proposals to expand home care services. Presently, home care technology is rather primitive. Its development and use have been largely unplanned. Nonetheless, home care technology is growing in response to obvious needs, and a number of experiments in the Netherlands...
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...
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Zeben-van der AA, D.M.C.B. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
doctoral thesis 1989
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