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Blom, W.M. (author), van Dijk, L.M. (author), Michelsen-Huisman, A. (author), Houben, G.F. (author), Knulst, A.C. (author), Linders, Y.F.M. (author), Verhoeckc, K.C.M. (author), Holleman, B.C. (author), Lentz, L.R. (author)
Background: Allergen information on product labels is crucial in food allergy management, though inadequacy in current labelling practices is one of the major causes for accidental reactions upon consuming prepacked food products. Objective: This study analyses current status of communicating allergen information on food labels and provides...
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Naafs, J.C. (author), Marchal, J.P. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), Fliers, E. (author), van Trotsenburg, A.S.P. (author), Zwaveling-Soonawala, N. (author)
Context. Central congenital hypothyroidism (CH) requires lifelong medical treatment. The majority of children with central CH have multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHD), but in some cases central CH is isolated. Most pituitary hormone deficiencies are associated with impaired health-related quality of life (HRQoL). However, studies on...
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van der Pal, S.M. (author), Steinhoff, M. (author), Grevinga, M. (author), Wolke, D. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author)
This systematic review was performed in the context of EU‐project RECAP (www.recap-preterm.eu) and thus with funding from the European Commission; Horizon 2020; Grant Number: 733280. Aim. To establish differences in health‐related quality of life (HRQoL) in adults born term and those born very preterm (VPT) and/or with a very low birth weight ...
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Coenen, P. (author), Hulsegge, G. (author), Daams, J.G. (author), van Geenen, R.G. (author), Kerkhoffs, G.M. (author), van Tulder, M.W. (author), Huirne, J.A. (author), Anema, J.R. (author), Kuijser, P.P. (author)
Objectives Orthopaedic surgery is primarily aimed at improving function and pain reduction. Additional integrated care may enhance patient’s participation in sports and work, possibly improving performance of physical activities and quality of life (QoL). We aimed to assess the effectiveness of integrated care among orthopaedic surgery patients....
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Wickramasinghe, K. (author), Mathers, J.C. (author), Wopereis, S. (author), Marsman, D.S. (author), Griffiths, J.C. (author)
Across the globe, there has been a marked increase in longevity, but significant inequalities remain. These are exacerbated by inadequate access to proper nutrition and health care services and to reliable information to make the decisions related to nutrition and health care. Many in economically developing as well as developed societies are...
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Ediati, A. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author), Juniarto, A.Z. (author), Faradz, S.M.H. (author), Drop, S.L.S. (author), Dessens, A.B. (author)
Background:Patients with a disorder of sex development (DSD) are born with atypical genitals or may develop atypical genitals and atypical body appearance, if left untreated. Health related quality of life (HRQoL) was assessed in Indonesian patients to whom diagnostic procedures and medical intervention had been delayed. Method: Comparison of...
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van der Pal, S.M. (author), Steinhof, M. (author), Grevinga, M. (author), Wolke, D. (author), Verrips, E. (author)
Background: Several longitudinal cohort studies that follow participants who were born very preterm (VPT) or with a very low birth weight (VLBW) have now gathered outcome data at adult age. The current systematic review aimed to explore whether Health-related Quality of Life (HRQoL) of adults born VPT or VLBW differs from HRQoL of adults born...
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Vink, R.M. (author), van Dommelen, P. (author), van der Pal, S.M. (author), Eikhout, I. (author), Pannebakker, F.D. (author), Klein Velderman, M. (author), Haagmans, M. (author), Mulder, T. (author), Dekker, M. (author)
Background Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) may have a life-long impact on mental health and are related to physical disease, such as diabetes and cardiovascular diseases in adulthood. Research on ACEs suffers from recall bias when performed with adults. Objective To estimate the prevalence of ACEs and the interrelationships between ACEs as...
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van Santen, J. (author), Dröes, R.M. (author), Bosmans, J.E. (author), Blanson Henkemans, O.A. (author), van Bommel, S. (author), Hakvoort, E. (author), Valk, R. (author), Scholten, C. (author), Wiersinga, J. (author), van Straten, A. (author)
Background Physical activity is linked to benefits such as increased physical fitness, cognition, emotional and social functioning, general health and well-being in older people. Some evidence suggests that this also applies to people living with dementia. However, it can be harder for them to perform physical activities, due to several barriers...
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Rogers, H.J. (author), Vermaire, E.J.H. (author), Gilchrist, F. (author), Schuller, A.A. (author)
Dental caries has significant negative impacts on the lives of children and young people. Whilst the impacts on children’s oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) have been increasingly investigated, the effect on children’s overall wellbeing remains largely unknown. Data were obtained from a survey conducted across four cities in the...
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van Santen, J. (author), Dröes, R.M. (author), Holstege, M. (author), Blanson Henkemans, O. (author), van Rijn, A. (author), de Vries, R. (author), Meiland, F. (author)
Background: Physical exercise benefits functioning, health, and well-being. However, people living with dementia in particular hardly engage in exercise. Exergaming (exercise and gaming) is an innovative, fun, and relatively safe way of exercising in a virtual reality or gaming environment. It may help people living with dementia overcome...
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Koopmans, L. (author), Damen, N. (author), Wagner, C. (author)
Objectives Many European countries face challenges in long-term care for older people, such as the growing number of older people requiring care, the increasing complexity of their health care problems, and a decreasing workforce that is inadequately prepared. Optimizing the staff and skill mix of health care teams may offer part of the solution...
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Rowen, D. (author), Mulhem, B. (author), Stevens, K. (author), Vermaire, J.H. (author)
Objective This article presents the development of the Dutch value set for the Child Health Utility 9D, a pediatric preference-based measure of quality of life that can be used to generate quality-adjusted life-years. Methods A large online survey was conducted using a discrete choice experiment including a duration attribute with adult members...
article 2018
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Deenik, J. (author), Kruisdijk, F. (author), Tenback, D. (author), Braakman-Jansen, A. (author), Taal, E. (author), Hopman-Rock, M. (author), Beekman, A. (author), Tak, E.C. (author), Hendriksen, I. (author), van Harten, P. (author)
Background. Increasing physical activity in patients with severe mental illness is believed to have positive effects on physical health, psychiatric symptoms and as well quality of life. Till now, little is known about the relationship between physical activity and quality of life in long-term hospitalized patients with severe mental illness and...
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Breeman, L.D. (author), van der Pal, S. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author), Baumann, N. (author), Bartmann, P. (author), Wolke, D. (author)
Purpose Although survival after very preterm birth (VP)/very low birth weight (VLBW) has improved, a significant number of VP/VLBW individuals develop physical and cognitive problems during their life course that may affect their health-related quality of life (HRQoL). We compared HRQoL in VP/VLBW cohorts from two countries: The Netherlands (n =...
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van Houtem, C.M.H.H. (author)
This thesis aimed to increase the knowledge about severe forms of anxiety, gagging and fainting in dentistry and to investigate whether these phenomena are overlapping or separate constructs. In Chapter 2 a literature review of twin studies showed that the estimated heritability of specific phobias and fears varied widely. In Chapter 3 a...
doctoral thesis 2016
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van Wijk, A.J. (author), Molendijk, G. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author)
Aims: To determine oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL) in a large sample of substance abusers and to evaluate the effect of dental treatment on OHRQoL. Design: A longitudinal observational study. Settings: A dental care clinic specialized in treating severely addicted patients. Participants: A sample of severely addicted substance...
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van der Valk, E.S. (author), Smans, L.C.C.J. (author), Hofstetter, H. (author), Stubbe, J.H. (author), de Vries, M. (author), Backx, F.J.G. (author), Hermus, A.R.M.M. (author), Zelissen, P.M.J. (author)
Background: Health-related quality of life in patients with Addison's disease has been assessed in various European countries, indicating a reduced quality of life. However, no studies have addressed the impact of Addison's disease on physical activity. Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the quality of life in Dutch patients...
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Vermaire, J.H. (author), van Houtem, C.M. (author), Ross, J.N. (author), Schuller, A.A. (author)
The aim of this study was to compare disease-specific (oral health-related) quality of life (OHRQoL), assessed using the Oral Health Impact Profile-14 (OHIP-14), and generic (health-related) quality of life (HRQoL), assessed using the EuroQol5D (EQ-5D-5L), in patients with severe dental anxiety (who were visiting a centre for special care...
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Schrieks, I.C. (author), Wei, M.Y. (author), Rimm, E.B. (author), Okereke, O.I. (author), Kawachi, I. (author), Hendriks, H.F.J. (author), Mukamal, K.J. (author)
Background: Evidence from cross-sectional studies has suggested a positive association between moderate alcohol consumption and health-related quality of life but prospective data remain scarce. Objectives: To examine the bidirectional relationships between alcohol consumption and health-related quality of life using a longitudinal study design....
article 2016
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