E Muls

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Study rationale and design of OPTIMISE, a randomised controlled trial on the effect of benchmarking on quality of care in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Frank Nobels
    Endocrinologie, OLV Ziekenhuis, Moorselbaan 164, B 9300 Aalst, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:82. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint The effects of orlistat on weight and on serum lipids in obese patients with hypercholesterolemia: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre study
    E Muls
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, University Hospital, Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1713-21. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of atorvastatin in treating patients with hypercholesterolaemia to target LDL-cholesterol goals: the LIPI-GOAL trial
    E Muls
    Dienst Endocrinologie, Metabolisme en Voeding, Universitair Ziekenhuis Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 56:109-14. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical approaches to healthier diet modifications
    E Muls
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, U Z Gasthuisberg, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 54:159-61. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Study of differences in peripheral muscle strength of lean versus obese women: an allometric approach
    M Hulens
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:676-81. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity in lean versus obese women
    M Hulens
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 11:305-9. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of atorvastatin on postprandial lipaemia in overweight or obese women homozygous for apo E3
    G Vansant
    Catholic University Leuven, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 56:149-54. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in physically active and sedentary obese women
    M Hulens
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, B 3000, Belgium
    Am J Hum Biol 14:777-85. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Circulating oxidized LDL is a useful marker for identifying patients with coronary artery disease
    P Holvoet
    Center for Molecular and Vascular Biology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:844-8. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Sequencing of the coding exons of the LRP1 and LDLR genes on individual DNA samples reveals novel mutations in both genes
    F Van Leuven
    Experimental Genetics Group, Center for Human Genetics CME, Flemish Institute for Biotechnology, K U Leuven Campus Gasthuisberg O and N 06, B 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Atherosclerosis 154:567-77. 2001

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Publications14

  1. pmc Study rationale and design of OPTIMISE, a randomised controlled trial on the effect of benchmarking on quality of care in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Frank Nobels
    Endocrinologie, OLV Ziekenhuis, Moorselbaan 164, B 9300 Aalst, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:82. 2011
    ..To investigate the effect of physician- and patient-specific feedback with benchmarking on the quality of care in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effects of orlistat on weight and on serum lipids in obese patients with hypercholesterolemia: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre study
    E Muls
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, University Hospital, Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1713-21. 2001
    ..Assessment of the effects of orlistat 120 mg three times daily vs placebo on weight loss and serum lipids in obese hypercholesterolemic patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of atorvastatin in treating patients with hypercholesterolaemia to target LDL-cholesterol goals: the LIPI-GOAL trial
    E Muls
    Dienst Endocrinologie, Metabolisme en Voeding, Universitair Ziekenhuis Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 56:109-14. 2001
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  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical approaches to healthier diet modifications
    E Muls
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, U Z Gasthuisberg, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 54:159-61. 1999
    ..Recent investigations in diabetic patients are in favour of a modified fat diet. This has the advantage that in practice the possibilities for realizing a low saturated fat diet are increased...
  5. ncbi request reprint Study of differences in peripheral muscle strength of lean versus obese women: an allometric approach
    M Hulens
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:676-81. 2001
    ..To investigate whether peripheral muscle strength is significantly different between lean and obese women controlled for age and physical activity, using an allometric approach...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity in lean versus obese women
    M Hulens
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 11:305-9. 2001
    ..Moreover, at peak effort musculoskeletal pain was an important reason to end the test and not true leg fatigue. These findings are important when designing exercise programs for obese subjects...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of atorvastatin on postprandial lipaemia in overweight or obese women homozygous for apo E3
    G Vansant
    Catholic University Leuven, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 56:149-54. 2001
    ..To determine the effect of atorvastatin on postprandial lipaemia in overweight or obese women with the apoprotein (apo) E3/E3 genotype...
  8. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in physically active and sedentary obese women
    M Hulens
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, B 3000, Belgium
    Am J Hum Biol 14:777-85. 2002
    ..However, it was not possible to determine if these favorable aspects of HRQL are the cause or the consequence of a higher PA level...
  9. ncbi request reprint Circulating oxidized LDL is a useful marker for identifying patients with coronary artery disease
    P Holvoet
    Center for Molecular and Vascular Biology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:844-8. 2001
    ..Thus, circulating oxidized LDL is a sensitive marker of CAD. Addition of oxidized LDL to the established risk factors may improve cardiovascular risk prediction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sequencing of the coding exons of the LRP1 and LDLR genes on individual DNA samples reveals novel mutations in both genes
    F Van Leuven
    Experimental Genetics Group, Center for Human Genetics CME, Flemish Institute for Biotechnology, K U Leuven Campus Gasthuisberg O and N 06, B 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Atherosclerosis 154:567-77. 2001
    ..In three individuals with a mutant LDLR gene a variant LRP1 allele was also present, but without direct, obvious clinical compound effects, indicating that the variant LRP1 alleles must, for the present, be considered polymorphisms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 6-minute walk test results in lean, obese and morbidly obese women
    M Hulens
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, UZ Gasthuisberg, Belgium
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 13:98-105. 2003
    ..Advice or programs aimed at increasing walking for exercise also need to address the conditions that interfere with walking, as well as perceived symptoms and walking difficulties in order to improve participation and compliance...
  12. ncbi request reprint [A Longitudinal study of body composition and basal metabolic rate during pregnancy in a black population of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (RDC)]
    R Mbungu Mwimba
    Département de gynécologie et obstétrique, Cliniques Universitaires de Kinshasa, République Démocratique du Congo RDC
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 36:699-704. 2007
    ..A longitudinal study of body composition and basal metabolic rate during pregnancy in a black population of Kinshasa...
  13. ncbi request reprint Obesity in diabetic patients in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
    M A Mapatano
    University of Kinshasa, School of Public Health, DRC
    Acta Clin Belg 62:293-7. 2007
    ..To assess the distribution of Mass Index (BMI) and the prevalence of obesity at the time of diagnosing diabetes in the primary health care network in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), from 1993 to 1999...
  14. ncbi request reprint The role of early hemodynamic impairment and disease duration on diabetic cardiomyopathy and hypertension in central Africans with atherosclerosis
    B Longo-Mbenza
    Division of Cardiology, University of Kinshasa, B P 783, XI, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Congo
    J Diabetes Complications 16:146-52. 2002
    ..Impaired left ventricular function, as stroke volume decreases with increasing DBP, C-peptide, and microalbuminuria, precedes cardiomyopathy and congestive failure in African diabetics...