Wim J Adriaensen

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint CD4:8 Ratio >5 Is Associated With a Dominant Naive T-Cell Phenotype and Impaired Physical Functioning in CMV-Seropositive Very Elderly People: Results From the BELFRAIL Study
    Wim Adriaensen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven KUL, Belgium Institute of Health and Society, Universite Catholique de Louvain UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:143-54. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Interleukin-6 predicts short-term global functional decline in the oldest old: results from the BELFRAIL study
    Wim Adriaensen
    Centre of General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Age (Dordr) 36:9723. 2014
  3. pmc The glomerular filtration rate estimated by new and old equations as a predictor of important outcomes in elderly patients
    Gijs Van Pottelbergh
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, PB 7001 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 12:27. 2014
  4. pmc Significance of serum immune markers in identification of global functional impairment in the oldest old: cross-sectional results from the BELFRAIL study
    Wim Adriaensen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Age (Dordr) 36:457-67. 2014
  5. doi request reprint A framework provided an outline toward the proper evaluation of potential screening strategies
    Wim J Adriaensen
    Centre of General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:639-47. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint CD4:8 Ratio >5 Is Associated With a Dominant Naive T-Cell Phenotype and Impaired Physical Functioning in CMV-Seropositive Very Elderly People: Results From the BELFRAIL Study
    Wim Adriaensen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven KUL, Belgium Institute of Health and Society, Universite Catholique de Louvain UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:143-54. 2015
    ..This underscores the notion that in very elderly people, not merely CMV infection but also the state of its accompanying immune dysregulation is of crucial importance with regard to physical impairment. ..
  2. doi request reprint Interleukin-6 predicts short-term global functional decline in the oldest old: results from the BELFRAIL study
    Wim Adriaensen
    Centre of General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Age (Dordr) 36:9723. 2014
    ..Our results suggest that simple serum levels of IL-6 may be very useful in short-term identification or evaluation of global functional status in the oldest old. ..
  3. pmc The glomerular filtration rate estimated by new and old equations as a predictor of important outcomes in elderly patients
    Gijs Van Pottelbergh
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, PB 7001 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 12:27. 2014
    ..The epidemiology of CKD in older individuals and the relationship between a low estimated glomerular filtration rate as calculated by these equations and adverse outcomes remains unknown...
  4. pmc Significance of serum immune markers in identification of global functional impairment in the oldest old: cross-sectional results from the BELFRAIL study
    Wim Adriaensen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Age (Dordr) 36:457-67. 2014
    ..38), but a high negative predictive value (0.87). So, IL-6 is strongly associated with global functioning and all of the individual aspects of functioning, except suspected depression, in community-dwelling persons 80 years and older...
  5. doi request reprint A framework provided an outline toward the proper evaluation of potential screening strategies
    Wim J Adriaensen
    Centre of General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:639-47. 2013
    ..Our objective was to develop a comprehensive framework for the evaluation of new screening strategies...